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

Mary Brock

Female 1676 - 1748  (72 years)


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  • Name Mary Brock 
    Born 1676  Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 11 Sep 1748  Prince George's County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I15357  Tree1
    Last Modified 20 May 2022 

    Father Edward Brock,   b. Bef 1651,   d. 19 Jun 1714, Prince George's County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 63 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F10492  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William Offutt,   b. 1670, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1734, Prince George's County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married Abt 1696  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James Offutt,   b. Abt 1696, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1750, Frederick County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years)  [natural]
     2. Edward Offutt,   b. 1698, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1749, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)  [natural]
     3. William Offutt,   b. 1702, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 1737, Prince George's County, Maryland - inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)  [natural]
     4. Thomas Offutt,   b. Abt 1703, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1712, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 9 years)  [natural]
     5. John Offutt,   b. Abt 1705, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Nov 1743, Rock Creek Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 38 years)  [natural]
     6. Sarah Offutt,   b. 2 Apr 1709, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1762, Lower Potomac Hundred, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)  [natural]
     7. Mary Offutt,   b. 1712, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1733, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years)  [natural]
     8. Samuel Offutt,   b. 19 Apr 1712, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1761, Frederick County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)  [natural]
     9. Nathaniel Offutt,   b. Abt 1714, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1751, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 38 years)  [natural]
     10. Jane Offutt,   b. Abt 1716, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1748, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 31 years)  [natural]
     11. Thomas Offutt,   b. Aft 1718, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1748, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 28 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 20 May 2022 
    Family ID F2341  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      OFFUTT, MARY, Prince George's Co. 9 Mar, 1747/8; 11 Sep, 1748
      To son EDWARD OFFUTT, 1 slave,
      To son JAMES OFFUTT, 5 pounds sterl. money.
      To son SAMUEL OFFUTT, 5 pounds sterl.
      To each of my dec'd. son, WM, OFFUTT'S child., 5 pounds money.
      To each of my dec'd. son JOHN OFFUTT's child., 5 s,
      To each of my dec'd. dau. JANE WARRINGS' child, 5 s. money,
      To each of my dec'd, dau. MARY BOWEY's [Bowie]. child, 5 s,
      To dau. SARAH HARRIS, my clothing,
      To son NATHANIEL OFFUTT, 1 slave,
      My 2 sons, EDWARD and NATHANIEL OFFUTT,
      Nathaniel Offutt, ex.
      Wit: Richard Burgess, John Brown, Braizer, Thomas Shreve. MCW 25. 388 - 389
      ===
      Mrs. Mary Offut 41.225 PG £1218.3.8 Mar 1 1748 Dec 13 1749
      Appraisers: Samuel Magruder, Ninian Magruder, Sr.
      Creditors: Benjamin Berry, William Addison.
      Next of kin: Edward Offut. Executor: Nathaniel Offut.
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      Mrs. Mary Offutt (widow) 27.209 A PG £1218.3.8 £673.12.3 Dec 13 1749
      Received from: Charles Wheathers, Philip Mason, Robert Boyde, Christopher Lownds,
      Mr. Joseph Adams, Mr. John Philpot, Richard Mason & Mr. Joseph Adams.
      Payments to: William Adison, Benjamin Berry, Osborn Sprigg, Edward Offutt, John
      Magruder.
      Legatees (children): Edward Offutt, Sarah Harris.
      Executor: Nathaniel Offutt.
      ===
      Mary Offutt 28.183 A PG £2.10.6 Jul 23 1750
      The amount of the accounts also included £39.12.5 in sterling & #376.
      Received from (merchants in London): William Black, Silvanus Groves, MM Torver & Philpot.
      Payments to: Elinor Offutt (executrix of Edward Offutt (his portion)), Daniel Dulany, Esq. paid to John Cooke.
      Executor: Nathaniel Offutt (gentleman).
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      Brocke, Edward, Prince George's County, 5th Mch., 1712; 19th June, 1714,
      To granddau. Mary Nicholls and hrs., that part of "Brock," or "'Rock Hall" on E. side Collington branch.
      To Grandson Mathew Mogbee and hrs., 100 A., being other part of "Rock Hall" on W. side Collington.
      to grandson Brock Mogbee and hrs., dwelling plantation and land adjoining that devised his brother Mathew afsd. Should granddau. Mary Nicholls die, land devised to her to go to her brother Mathew, and he dying without issue, to grandson Brock Mogbee afsd. grandchild. by dau. Offet, viz.,, Edward, William, James and Thos. Offett., sons of William Offett and dau. Mary,,. his wife, residue of "Brock Hall" on N. side Brock branch. Should any of grandsons afsd. die, his portion of sd. land to pass to other grandson, John Offett, and hrs.
      Ex.: Son-in-law Wm. offett afsd. Personal estate to be used for education of grandsons Mogbee afsd.
      Overseers: Alexander Beale and Jno. Gerrard.
      Test: Mareen Duvall, Sr., Ninian Beall, Jno. Wall.13. 723.
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      Edward Brock 360.40 A PG £145.15.2 £52.2.6 Sep 23 1715
      Payments to: Mrs. Elisabeth Gerard (administratrix of Mr. John Gerard), William Bladen, Esq., Mr. Thomas Clegat, William Offit, Dr. Richard Pile.
      Executors: William Nichalls and his wife Mary Nichalls.
      ===
      Will of Mary (Brock) Offutt, widow of William Offutt - Prince George's County, Maryland 1748
      In the name of God Amen.
      I, Mary Offutt of Prince George's County, being of perfect mind and memory do constitute and appoint this my last will and testament and to dispose of the worldly goods that it hath pleased God to bestow on me in the following manner viz:
      ITEM: I give and bequeath to my son Edward Offutt one negro man named Charles, one negro boy named Jack, one negro boy named Hercules and one negro boy named Butcher.
      ITEM: I give and bequeath to my son James Offutt five pounds sterling money.
      ITEM: I give and bequeath to my son Samuel Offutt five pounds sterling money.
      ITEM: I give and bequeath to each of my deceased son William Offutt's children five shillings current money.
      ITEM: I give and bequeath to each of my deceased son John Offutt's children five shillings current money.
      ITEM: I give and bequeath to each of my deceased daughter Jane Waring's children five shillings current money.
      ITEM: I give and bequeath to each of my deceased daughter Mary Bowie's children five shillings current money.
      ITEM: I give and bequeath to my daughter Sarah Harris all my wearing apparel, my riding horse and saddle, one negro girl named Clair and one negro girl named Esther.
      ITEM: I give and bequeath to my son Nathaniel Offutt one negro man named Dibbo and one negro man named George and one negro boy named Game.
      ITEM: I give and bequeath all the remaining part of my estate to be equally divided between my two sons Edward and Nathaniel Offutt and do hereby constitute and appoint my two sons Edward & Nathaniel Offutt my whole and sole executor of this my last will and testament hereby revoking all former wills by me heretofore made, in witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this ninth of March 1747/8.Mary "M" Offutt {seal} [note the "M" is her mark.
      Signed, sealed and acknowledged and declared to be her last will and testament in the presence of Richard Burgess John Brown Brazier Thomas Shreve.
      On the back of this will was endorsed to wit:
      On the 11th of Sept. 1748 came before me the subscriber Richard Burgess being of the people called Quakers solemnly affirmed and declared and John Brown Brazier and Thomas Shreve made oath on the Holy Evangelists and Almighty God being the three subscribing witnesses of the within will do depose and say that they saw the testatrix Mary Offutt sign the same will and heard her publish and declare it to be her last will and testament, that at the time of her so doing she was to the best of their apprehension of sound and disposing mind and memory and they did subscribe their respective names as witnesses to the within will in the presence of the testatrix and at her request.Affirmed and sworn before me.D. Dulany, Comr.
      Note by this transcriber - all of the children are the same as mentioned in the will of William Offutt in 1732 with the exception of the youngest son Thomas Offutt - leaving the strong possibility that he died without children before his mother wrote her will.
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      Offutt, William, planter, Prince George County, 10th Nov., 1732; 10th June, 1734.
      To wife Mary, dwelling plantation with tracts belonging thereto, viz..- "Neighbourhood," "Gleaning," "Gleaning's Addition.." during life; at her decease to son Nathaniel and hrs.
      To son Edward and hrs., "The Outlett," on Piney Branch., sd. branch falling into Potomack agt., an island formerly laid out for Walter Evans, cont. 600 A.; and personalty.
      Testator states that having provided for sons William and James and for daus. Sarah wife of Thomas Harris, and Mary wife of John Bowie, Jr.,, leaves in remembrance to sd. sons £5 each and to sd. daus. a gold ring each.
      To son John and hrs., 500 A. "Calverton Edge."
      To sons John and Nathaniel and their hrs., a lot in Upper Marlboro.
      To son Samuel and hrs., "Offutt's Pasture."
      To young. son Thomas and hrs., "The Younger Brother" on n. side Piney Branch.
      To dau. Jane, 100 A., "Offutt's Adventure.." Prince George Co. and £80 at marriage or age of 21.
      To son Nathaniel and hrs., residue of "Calverton Edge" and "Addition," 406 A., "Covert,"' to receive estate at decease of testator; son Thomas to be for himself at 17 and receive estate when of age,
      To sons Samuel, Nathaniel, Thomas and dau. Jane, residue of estate after wife-"s thirds are deducted; should any afad. child. die without issue survivors to divide portion of deceased.
      Exs.: Sons Edward and Nathaniel.
      Overseers: John son of Alexander Beall, and Ninian Magruder the elder.
      Test: William Lowe, Sr. (Low), John Smith and Mary Coghlan, both deceased at date of probate.
      ===
      Mr. William Offutt 17.154 A PG £1201.3.3 Mar 28 1739
      Payments to (their portions): Nathaniell Offutt (son), Samuell Offutt (son), Thomas Waireing for his wife (unnamed), widow (unnamed).
      Administratrix: Mrs. Mary Offutt.
      ===
      William Offutt 14.318 A PG £2642.19.7 Jun 28 1737
      Received from: William Turver (merchant in London), Joseph Addams (merchant in London), George Willson, John Read, John Locker, Sr.
      Payments to: Mr. William Diggs, Mr. Alexander Contee, Mr. Thomas Waring who married a daughter (unnamed, her portion), Edward Futt.
      Legatees: daughter (unnamed) wife of Thomas Harris, daughter (unnamed) wife of John Bowie, Jr.
      Distribution to: widow (unnamed, 1/3). Residue to (4 children): Samuel, Nathaniel, Jane Waring, Thomas Offutt.
      Executrix: Mrs. Mary Offutt.
      ===
      William Offutt 13.84 A PG £1251.9.8 £215.8.9 Apr 30 1735
      Received from: Mrs. Burbydge (widow of Mr. Burbydge (merchant in London)), William Torver (merchant in London), Joseph Adams (merchant in London), Mr. Richard Lee, Mr. John Magruder.
      Payments to: Richard Keen, Thomas Applegate, Benjamin Tasker & Daniel Dulany, Esq., Mr. John Gibson, Mr. Alexander Countee, Thomas Clark, Merideth Davis, Joseph Coleman.
      Legatees: William Offutt (son), James Offutt (son), Thomas Waring who married a daughter (unnamed), John Bowie who married a daughter (unnamed), administratrix.
      Heirs: Thomas Offutt (under age), rest (unnamed) of full age.
      Administratrix: Mrs. Mary Offutt.

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