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

John Allen

Male 1689 - Aft 1736  (> 48 years)


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  • Name John Allen 
    Born 1689  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1736  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I16298  Tree1
    Last Modified 27 Sep 2022 

    Father John Allen,   b. Abt 1650, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1718, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Eleanor Lambert,   b. Jan 1667, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1716, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 48 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 1683  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2622  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Allen, James., planter, Durham Parish, Charles County, 9th Nov., 1732; 11th May, 1733.
      To bros. John and Thomas and nephew Robert son of Thomas personalty.
      To wife Susanna extx., and hrs., residue of estate.
      Test : Jane Morgan, (living in Virginia at date of probate), William Williams. 20. 667.
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      Joseph Allen, Sr, 18.486 CH £110,16,10 Jul 31 1734 Aug 10 1734
      Appraisers: John Briscoe, Hudson Wathen.
      Creditors: Mary Johnson, John Haw.
      Next of kin: John Allen, Elisabeth Allen,
      Administratrix: Barbara Allen,
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      John Burch 19,125 A CH £199.17.9 £150.0.5 Jul 7 1742
      Sureties (of St. Mary's County): John Johnson Southern, Sane Southern.
      Payments to: Anne Ebernathy, Prescilla Estep, George Hatton, Mr. Rand. Morris, administrator of William Rogins, Col, Dent, Daniel Dulany, Esq. & Benjamin Tasker, Esq., John Chesley for Thomas Colemore, John Chesley, Dr. Hambleton, George Boyd, John Panham per John Southam, James Middleton, John Allen, James Crimpton, Walter Hanson.
      Payments to (balance of their estate left by their father's (unnamed) will): John Johnson Soultarn, Benjamin Southern, ------ Southern, Saud Southern, Anne Southern, Mary Southern.
      Representatives: widow (unnamed), 4 children (unnamed).
      Administratrix: Mary Burch.
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      Thomas Allen 12.243 A CH £43.4.9 £46.6.10 May 1 1734
      Received from: Mr. Benjamin Fendall.
      Payments to: Dr. Brown, John Stoddart, administrator of Walter Winter, Daniel Mackdaniel, Charles Calvert, Esq., Samuel Hanson, John Hasty, Samuel Grey.
      Mentions: widow (unnamed, dead).
      Distribution to: 2 children (unnamed, minors).
      Administrator: John Allen.
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      Charles County Land Records, Liber H#2,, Page 135
      18 Nov 1717; Recorded at request of Joseph Harrison: 16 Nov 1717; Indenture from John Allen and James Allen, eldest sons and heirs of John Allen, by Ellinor his wife, to Joseph Harrison, s/o Richard Harrison; on 16 Aug 1658 Edmund Lindsey possessed land [B.37, 38] on the north side of the Potomac River and the east side of the easternmost branch of Nanjemy Creek; bounded by land formerly surveyed for William Boarman and 200 acres formerly surveyed for Edmund Lindsey; assigned 10 Feb 1662 to William Allen; Aug 1665 transferred to Roger Dickeson; 12 Mar 1666 sold to John Lamberty; 13 Aug 1692 given to his dau. Ellinor Lamberty (by his wife Ellen), wife of John Allen; James Allen and John Allen and Ellinor his wife and their heirs for 5,000* tobacco to Joseph Harrison; /s/ John Allen (mark), James Allen; wit. Thomas Stone, Gerrard Fowke, __ Dent; 16 Nov 1717 John and James Allen ack. deed
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      Charles County Liber L#2 Page 235.
      At the request of Jno Allen, the following lease was recorded this Sep 3, 1725.
      Mar 10, 1724 from Mattw Stone of CC, Gent, to John Allen of CC, planter, for the yearly rents and for divers other causes, the lease of part of a tract of land in CC whereon the same Matthew now dwells, which art is bounded by Wm Keys, the plantation of the sd Matt . This is a 10 year lease, to commence from Dec 25 of the year above mentioned. John Allen may cut down timber for building of any other improvements which sd John shall have occasion of John may not waste or embezzle any timber. The rent, after the lst 2 years, is 500 lbs of tobacco. John agrees to build 1 dwelling house 15 foot long & 15 foot wide, and 1 tobacco house 40 foot long, as is usual to build them. Also, John is to plant 80 apple trees & to keep them within close fence. Matthew is to deliver the quantity of apple trees unto John Allen, as before mentioned. Sd Allen shall not employ or keep more than 4 working hands, his wife included,'to finish or make a crop. Signed - Mattw Stone. Wit - Walter Story*, Robt Hanson*.
      may be from Charles County, Maryland
      === Same John Allen?
      JENKINS, Thomas, age 79, 5 Aug. 1721; CHLR M#2:146.

      Charles County Land Commissions, 1716-1721; Liber M#2, pp. 1-149;
      Linsey ; 1721
      Petitioner Benjamin Reeder.
      Peter Fardinando, aet 67.
      Thomas Jenkins aet 79.
      John Allen, aet 32.
      Matthew Burns(?), aet 49.
      Resurveyed 5 Aug 1721.
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      Charles County Court Records, June Court 1736 Court, Liber T#2, Page 189.
      Sep 18, 1734. Susanna Allen, Ex'x James Allen - D:r. To the decd's estate then accounted for - 53.3.2%.
      By disbursements allowed -- 2.4.8%.
      To be secured & disposed according to the Decd's Will 50.18.6%.
      53.3.2%.
      Three legacies are not particularly rated in the inventory: John Allen & John Pigeon Boy, both of CC, Securities.
      To his brother, Jno Allen, his best hat, a dowlas shirt, and an old coat, a waistcoat with brass buttons, and a checked linen handkerchief.
      To his brother, Thos: Allen, a dowlas shirt, a checked handkerchief, a pair of leather breeches, and a new duroy coat.
      To his nephew, Robt: Allen - a young mare, unbroken, After payment of the above legacies, the remaining part belongs to the widow, as per the decd's will.
      Signed per Order John Gibson, Reg:
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Port Tobacco: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 379-22: CONVENIENCE: 190 acres; Possession of - 190 Acres - Harrison, Joseph : Surveyed 15 Oct 1706 for John Allen beginning at a bound hiccory standing on a hill in the line of the land he now liveth on.: Conveyance notes - {mm Note; not identified to a specific Hundred. Location identified by watercourse or nearby tract.}, 36 Acres - Joseph Harrison from John Allen; 18 Feb 1716,36 Acres - Joseph Harrison from John Lambeth; 13 Nov 1717,

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