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

Charles Adams

Male Abt 1710 - Aft 1739  (~ 30 years)


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  • Name Charles Adams  [1
    Birth Abt 1710  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death Aft 1739  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I15886  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Father Charles Adams,   b. 1673, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 4 Feb 1734, Charles County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 61 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth Thomas,   b. 1677, Mannis Cleare, Riverside Hundred, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1734, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 58 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage Abt 1693  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2660  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary MNU Ratcliff,   b. Abt 1705   d. Aft 1737, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 33 years) 
    Marriage Abt 1739  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Adams,   b. Bef 1746, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F6038  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
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      Addams, George, planter, Charles County, 7th Dec., 1734; 5th Mch., 1734.
      To brother Charles, ex., and hrs., 110 A. "Addams' Delight;" and personalty.
      To sisters Barbary Ailing [Allen] and Sarah Williams and William Skinner, personalty.
      Test. Francis Dunnington., Jr., James Murdock (Mordock), John Thompson (Thomson) . 21. 301,
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      Adams, Charles, carpenter, Charles County, 10th Jan., 1733/4; 4th Feb., 1734.
      To son George and hrs., "Adamses Delight;" and personalty.
      To son Charles and hrs.,, "Frogs Nest."
      To dau. Sarah, son Lodowick, Anne Skinner and dau. Barbary Allen, personalty.
      To wife Elizabeth and son Charles, ex., residue of estate.
      Test: George Elgin, Francis Dunnington, Jr., John Elgin. 20. 879
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      Joshua Ratcliff 17.165 A CH £70.3.9 £2.4.8 May 19 1739
      Sureties: Lodwick Adams, William Brooks.
      Received from: John Speak, Edward Carter, Daniel Bowen.
      Payments to: William Groves, Richard Speak, James Semmes, Moses Boon, Samuel Hanson.
      Executrix: Mary Adams, wife of Charles Adams.

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      Charles County Maryland Land Record Liber Z#2, 1744-1753; Page 129. At the request of Clement Kennedy, the following deed was recorded on Nov 27, 1746.
      Nov 12, 1746 from Charles Adams of CC, planter, to Clement Kennedy of CC, cooper, for 8000 lbs tobacco, a tract of land in CC called the Frogs Nest, taken up by Charles Addams, father to the afd Charles Addams, and patented to him, taken up Oct 10, 1708, and devised in his will to his son, Charles Addams, and bounded by the north side of the Little Dam Branch, containing and laid out for about 83 acres. Signed - Charles Addans. Wit - Robert Hanson, Thos Stone. Mary, the wife of the said Charles Adams, released her dower.
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Chicamuxen: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 380-27: FROGS NEST: 83 acres; Possession of - 83 Acres - Kenneday, Clement : Surveyed 5 April 1707 for Charles Adams beginning at a bound Red Oak standing on the North side the Little Dam branch: {mm Note; not identified to a specific Hundred. Location identified by watercourse or nearby tract.}, 83 Acres - Clement Kenneday from Charles Adams; 12 Nov 1746,,

  • Sources 
    1. [S49] Early Families of Southern Maryland, Volume: 5.

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