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

Charles Griffith

Male 1693 - 1771  (78 years)


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  • Name Charles Griffith 
    Birth 20 Jan 1693  St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death 17 Oct 1771  Anne Arundel County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I17374  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Father William Griffith,   b. 1660, Cardiganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 23 Oct 1699, St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 39 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Sarah MacCubbin,   b. 1671, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 22 Apr 1716, St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 45 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage 1687  Middle Neck, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F11740  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Wolden,   b. Abt 1697   d. 18 Feb 1722, St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 25 years) 
    Marriage 29 Aug 1717  St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Griffith,   b. 15 Aug 1718, St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Sep 1793, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 75 years)  [Father: natural]
     2. Charles Griffith,   b. 5 Mar 1720, St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Abt 1803, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 82 years)  [Father: natural]
     3. Mary Griffith,   b. 16 Jan 1722, St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F11738  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Family 2 Catherine Baldwin,   b. 1705, St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 13 May 1733, St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 28 years) 
    Marriage 6 Jun 1721  St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Griffith,   b. 1728, St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 10 Sep 1774, St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 46 years)  [Father: natural]
     2. Sarah Maccubbin Griffith,   b. 30 Aug 1730, St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 24 Dec 1765, Howard County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 35 years)  [Father: natural]
     3. Catherine Griffith,   b. 31 May 1732, St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1793, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 62 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F11739  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
    • Capt. Charles Griffith lived in Middle Neck Hundred, on the north side of South River, about 6 miles from Annapolis. He was a vestryman of St. Ann's Parish in 1737, 1738, 1739, 1744, 1745, 1746, 1750, 1758, 1759, and 1760
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      GRIFFITH, Charles, Anne Arundel Co. 4 Oct, 1767; 17 Oct, 1771
      To children: William, Charles, Mary White, John, Catherine Worthington.
      Son in law Nicholas Worthington, husband of dau. Catherine and their children
      Granddaus. Catherine & Elizabeth Worthington.
      Granddau. Catherine dau. of son Wm.
      Grandsons Charles & John Griffith Worthington.
      To Grandson Charles Griffith son of son William.
      Tracts: Richardsons Joy, "Narrow Neck," Hickory Neck," Orphans' Inheritance, Norwood's Fancy, "Jones' Inheritance," Griffith's Lott, Island in Severn River.
      Exs. son John and son in law Nicholas Worthington.
      Wit: Thomas Hyde, William Wilkins, Joshua Frazier. 38. 380
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      Charles Griffith 6.321 D AA £2085.0.5 Mar 26 1774
      Sureties: T. B. Worthington, B. Lusby.
      Legatees: William Griffith, Charles Griffith, John Griffith, Catharine Worthington, Elisabeth Worthington (granddaughter), Mary White, Catharine Worthington (granddaughter).
      Mentions: legacies to Elisabeth and Catharine Worthington kept in hands of Nicholas Worthington, their natural guardian.
      Residue to 4 parts (equally): Charles Griffith, Mary White, John Griffith, Charles Worthington.
      Executors: John Griffith, Nicholas Worthington.
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      From: Happy Texan [mailto:ldavis@consolidated dot net]
      Sent: Friday, May 13, 2005 9:03 PM
      To: MD-FRED-GEN-L@rootsweb.com
      Subject: Re: [MDFred] WM GRIFFITH OF Anne Arundel County, Maryland

      Elise Greenup Jourdan has some mis-information in some of her books. She 'assigned' a wife, Priscilla, to this William. The William who married Priscilla was the son of Charles Griffith (Charles was a brother of Capt. William), not the son of Capt. William Griffith.
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      Jacob Marcer 21.288 A AA £63.12.6 Jun 12 1745
      Received from: William Ashley.
      Payments to: wife of accountant, 2 children: John Mercer, John Sevens who married a daughter (unnamed).
      Executrix: Mary Marcer (now dead), who married Mr. Charles Griffith

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