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

Joshua Wilson

Male Abt 1710 - 1745  (~ 35 years)


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  • Name Joshua Wilson 
    Birth Abt 1710  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death 27 Nov 1745  Prince George's County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I15525  Tree1
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2024 

    Father Josiah Wilson,   b. 1671, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 5 Dec 1717, Prince George's County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 46 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Martha Lingan,   b. 1680, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage 1698  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F8196  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      WILSON, JOSHUA, Prince George's Co. ========; 27 Nov. 1745
      To bro. JAMES WILSON (page 320). pt. of Mt. Calvert Mannor, which my father purchased of Capt. Ennes, then to my nephew WM. WILSON SELBY, son of Wm. Magruder Selby.
      To niece MARTHA WILSON, dau. of my bro. JAMES WILSON, slave,
      To nephew WM. WILKINSON WILSON, 1 slave.
      To nephew JOSIAH WILSON, son of bro. JAMES WILSON, 1 slave.
      To bro. JOSEPH WILSON, tract which my father formerly purchased of John Deakins; also the land he purchased of Christopher Beanes.
      To nephew WILLIAM WILSON SELBY
      To my friend THOMAS HODGKIN, 10 pounds sterl.
      To sister, MARTHA SELBY, 20 pounds sterl.
      To nephew SAMUEL SELBY, nephew NATHANIEL SELBY, bro. LINGAN WILSON
      if it please God to afflict me with sickness in any foreign country, and take me out of this world, then I will my bro. JOSEPH an equal pts with my bro. JAMES.
      Wit: Richard Marsham, Waring Henry Hall, Samuel Magruder. MCW 24.327
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      Joshua Wilson 36.5 CH £3.7.9 Apr 4 1748
      (also Joshua Willson)
      Appraisers: John Howard, Henry Thompson.
      Creditors: Charles Yates, Robert Yates.
      Administrator: Charles Jones.
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      James Renalds (Reynolds) 16.169 A CH £3.19.0 £44.6.10 Apr 17 1738
      Sureties: Richard Marshall, John Douglass.
      Received from: Joseph Gwinn, John Muddux, Thomas Smoot, Jr., Barton Smoot, Benjamin Gwinn, Col, Fendall, Thomas Mony, Matthew Marten, Notley Maddox, Richard Smith, Thomas Harris, Jr., Charles Phillpott, Francis Glass, John Newman, Rand. Brandt, Jacob Brandt, Robert Yates, John Courts, Barton Smoot, Jr., William Cage, Joshua Willson, John Harris, Nathan Harris, John Jenkins, Mark Penn.
      Payments to: Edward Cartes, Barton Smoot, Sr., Thomas Connery.
      Representatives; none.
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      Benjamin Neale 23.330 A CH E704.9.0 £102.3.3 May 21 1747
      Sureties: William Neale, Jr., Edward Edlen.
      Received from: James Thompson, Joseph Joy, Giles Vermillion, Richard Walker, Joseph Lancaster, executors of Ralphael Neale, Jos. Woodman, Thomas Bateman.
      Payments to: Dr. Brown, Thomas Midgley, Charles Neale, John Lawrence, John Doad, Joshua Willson, Charles Neale for Joshua Willson, James Thompson, Charles Cragg, William Hamersley, John Towers, Robert Yates, Francis Hall, Henry Brooke, Robert Horner, Joseph Edlen, Dr. Harris, Robert Hamersley, Richard Walker, Capt. Bates, D. Dulany, Esq., Walter Hanson, Thomas Boarman, Thomas Edlin, Edmond Porteus, John Lancaster, Mr. Lownds, MM Gildart & Sons, Richard Marshall.
      Administratrix: Mary Neale
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      Wilson, Josiah, gent., Pr. Geo. County, 11th Nov., 1717; 5th Dec. 1717.
      To brother William Kid and hrs., 24 A., "'Refuge,"' also the adjoining tract, 84 A.., "Kid's Levell," and 59 A. called '"Island Plains,"' which adjoins "Kids Levell."
      To son Josiah and hrs., 500 A., "Ozburn's Lott,"' in Balto. County, east side Bush River, also 1/2 of 380 A. called "Buttington" and 3 lots in Marlborough, one being part of one of the southernmost lots on the market-place; also a lot on East side of Mr. William Head's lot and a lot on the south side of the meeting lot, and personalty.
      To son Lingan and hrs., 500 A., "Lingans Adventure," in Balto. County, on South side of Gunpowder R., and 450 A., "Back Lingan" in same county, and personalty.
      To son Janus and hrs., 250 A., " The Ridge," at head of Hunting Creek, 90 A., "The Angles," at head of same creek, 200 A., "George's Desire, " and 42 A.., "Addition., " joining "The Ridge," also a slip of land in Annapolis, being part of a lot sold to Patrick Ogilby, and one lot of land and house in Mount Calvert, Pr. Geo. County, formerly taken up and built on by Henry Boteler; one other lot and house in Mount Calvert, purchased of Christopher Beam., now deceased, also warehouse on waterside at Mt. Calvert, and personalty.
      To son Joseph and hrs., 1,50 A., "Cockalds Point, " on s. side of west branch of Patuxent River; 20 A., "Beams Landing," and the adjoining tract of land; also 43 A. of the same "Beams Landing" with the appurtenances thereto., and 100 A., "'Brook Hill," on North. side Charles Branch in Pr. Geo. Co.; also 200 A. of adj. tract, "Kingsale,"' and personalty.
      To son Joshua and hrs., tract of land and houses in Mt. Calvert purchased of Thomas Emos; 247 A. and 132 A., part of Mt. Calvert manor purchased of John Deakins; also a tract purahased of Christopher Beanes on s. side of Charles Branch cont. 18 A., and personalty.
      To dau. Martha and hrs., 206 A."Indian Gyant's Sepulcher," in Charles County, purchased of Walter Beam, and personalty.
      To Mrs. Catherine Boteler, personalty.
      Residue of personalty to be divided among the 6 child. afsd., first division when son Lingan attains the age of 16, Son Josiah to have first choice, and then son Lingan. The Justices of Pr. Geo. County Court, with Mr. Edward Boteler and Mr. Thomas Lingan in Calvert County to assist at division. Should any of five sons afsd. die before age of 18, his share of est. to be equally divided among all surviving child. Dau. Martha of age at 16.
      Exs.: Sons Josiah and Lingan, jointly. They to maintain child. at schools and provide a competent Support till they come of age, Servants Walter Thompson, John Hastins, John Smith, Izia Bonnell and George Noble. to be disposed of by exs. for own benefit till their time of servitude expires
      Test: Jos. Belt, Rich. Pile, Robt. Hall. 14. 381.
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      Josiah Wilson 9.221 A Page £212.17.9 £121.12.6 Apr 27 1728
      Payments to: Mr. Tobias Bowles (merchant in London), Morean Duvall, Brooke, Addison & Holland, Holland, Lee & Brooke, Charles Calvert, Esq., Thomas Brooke, Lingan Wilson guardian for his brother Joshua Wilson (his portion),
      Heirs: Henry Wilson, Martha Wilson,
      Executrix: Elizabeth Wilson.

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      1726-1730 Prince George’s County, Maryland Land Records Liber M, [Elise Greenup Jourdan]; Page 24
      Enrolled at request of Josiah Wilson 30 Jun 1726:
      25 Jun 1726, City of Annapolis; Charles Calvert, Lord Baron of Baltimore, appoints Josiah Wilson Coroner of Prince George's Co.
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      1726-1730 Prince George’s County, Maryland Land Records Liber M, [Elise Greenup Jourdan]; Page 243
      Enrolled at request of Josiah Wilson 28 Oct 1727:
      Indenture, 3 Oct 1727; Between Joseph West, planter, and Josiah Wilson; for £19; a parcel called Constant Friendship; laid out for 150 acres; /s/ Joseph West; wit. Jere Belt, Edw. Sprigg, Thos. Wilson; ack. Joseph Wilson (West) and Rebeckah his wife 3 Oct 1727
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      1726-1730 Prince George’s County, Maryland Land Records Liber M, [Elise Greenup Jourdan]; Page 112
      Enrolled at request of Christopher Beanes 30 Jan 1726:
      Indenture, 30 Jan 1726; Between William Beans, merchant, and Christopher Beanes, planter; for £40; a parcel being part of Groves Hurst; bounded by Landover & now in possession of Josiah Wilson; containing 150 acres; [unsigned]; wit. Richard Lee, Allen Davies; ack. 30 Jan 1726 by William Beanes and Elizabeth his wife

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