Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

Elizabeth Belt

Female Bef 1759 - Aft 1788  (> 31 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth Belt 
    Born Bef 1759  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 1788  Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I110346  Tree1
    Last Modified 23 Sep 2022 

    Father Benjamin Belt,   b. 1708, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1775, Prince George's County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ruth Harris,   b. 23 Aug 1712, All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 31 Jul 1790, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 78 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F7405  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hugh Nixon,   b. 8 May 1745, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1806, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 62 years) 
    Married Bef 1775  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 23 Sep 2022 
    Family ID F47568  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      BELT, BENJAMIN, Prince George's Co. 11 April 1775; 29 June 1775
      To Son Benjamin Belt, ex., tracts, "Belts Poor Chance" and "Godfathers Gifts"
      To son Thomas Belt, tract, "Norway.
      To daus Elizabeth Nixon, Negro woman Cloe and Negro girl Nell,
      To daus Easter Belt, Negro girl Mill, stock, furniture,
      To daus Rachell, Negro boy Stark, stock, furniture.
      To son Middleton Belt, ex., after wife's decease, dwelling plantation and tract "Belts Range" and "Belts Meadow," Negro boy Dick; if he dies without issue equally to surviving children.
      To 3 daus. and son daus. (unnamed) and son Middleton, any overplus after tracts "Belts Chance" and another (unnamed) are sold and money used to pay debts
      To wife Ruth Belt, extx., residue.
      Wit: Andrew Beall; John Pearre; Archy Lanham; George Hoskinson.
      Ruth Belt refuses the Executrixship. 40.418
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      Benjamin Belt 123.238 PG £357.3.4 Sep 4 1775 Nov 20 1775
      Appraisers: William Deakins, James Pearre.
      Creditors: Wallace Davidson, Benjamin C. Stoddert for William Molleson.
      Next of kin: Thomas Belt, Esther Belt.
      Executor: Benjamin Belt.
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      1787-1789 Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records Liber HH 2 [Abstract by Mike Marshall]; Page 326. At the request of Rachel Belt the following Bill of Sale was recorded June 24, 1788
      We Ruth Belt of PGCo and Hugh Nixon and Elizabeth Nixon of Montgomery County, Maryland in consideration of 5 shillings current money paid by Rachel Belt have given her Negro Starks (14 years old).. In witness whereof we have hereunto set our hands and seals this June 23, 1788, Ruth Belt, Hugh Nixon, Elizabeth Nixon in the presence of and acknowledged before Rd Cramphin
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      1787-1789 Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records Liber HH 2 [Abstract by Mike Marshall]; Page 328. At the request of Esther Belt the following Bill of Sale was recorded June 24, 1788
      We Ruth Belt of PGCo and Hugh Nixon and Elizabeth Nixon of Montgomery County, Maryland in consideration of 5 shillings current money paid by Esther [also called Easter] Belt have given her Negro Milley (16 years old).. In witness whereof we have hereunto set our hands and seals this June 23, 1788, Ruth Belt, Hugh Nixon, Elizabeth Nixon in the presence of and acknowledged before Rd Cramphin

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