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

Thomas Wilson

Male Bef 1696 - 1744  (> 48 years)


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  • Name Thomas Wilson 
    Birth Bef 1696  Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death 1 May 1744  Prince George's County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I17722  Tree1
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2024 

    Father Thomas Wilson,   b. Bef 1676, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Between 1728 and 1731, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 52 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary MNU Wilson,   b. Bef 1680   d. Between 1728 and 1731, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 48 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage Abt 1696  Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F6059  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Priscilla Kent,   b. Bef 1700, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 23 Feb 1758, Prince George's County, Maryland - inventory Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 58 years) 
    Marriage Bef 1716  Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Joseph Wilson,   b. 22 Sep 1716, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 8 Feb 1791, Montgomery County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 74 years)  [Father: natural]
     2. Frances Wilson,   b. Abt 1718, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Apr 1744, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 26 years)  [Father: natural]
     3. Thomas Wilson,   b. 2 May 1720, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 22 Mar 1764, Frederick County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 43 years)  [Father: natural]
     4. Wadsworth Wilson,   b. 1725, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 23 Dec 1802, Montgomery County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 77 years)  [Father: natural]
     5. Elizabeth Wilson,   b. Abt 1726, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1754, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 29 years)  [Father: natural]
     6. Absalom Wilson,   b. 1727, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 21 May 1755, Frederick County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 28 years)  [Father: natural]
     7. Mary Wilson,   b. Abt 1728, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Bef 16 May 1804, Mason County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 76 years)  [Father: natural]
     8. Priscilla Wilson,   b. Abt 1728, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [Father: natural]
     9. Josiah Wilson,   b. 1731, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1821, Booth Creek, Monogalia County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 90 years)  [Father: natural]
     10. William Wilson,   b. 1733, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 21 Aug 1777, Montgomery County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 44 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F6061  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
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      Wilson, Thomas, Prince George's Co., 30th March, 1744 ; 1st May, 1744.
      To son Thomas, "Knaves Dispute" and 133 A. "Ridges."
      To son Joseph, 150 A. "St. Thomas."
      To son Wadsworth, part of a warrant of resurvey of 200 A.
      To son Absalom, 153 A. "The Forest."
      To son Josiah, 143 A. "The Forest" and 62 A. "Carrolton."
      To son William, 190 A. "London" and "The Suburbs."
      To dau. Elizabeth, 100 A. "Ridges" and "Knaves Dispute."
      To wife Priscilla, extx., life interest in real estate. She to make over to Thomas Whitaker 100 A. "Prevention."
      To wife Priscilla and daus. Priscilla and Mary, personal estate.
      Test: Ninian Beall, Jr., James Wilson, Joseph Wilson. 23. 495.
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      Thomas Wilson 29.434 Page £152.16.4 May 1 1744 Aug 29 1744
      (also Thomas Willson)
      Appraisers: James Veatch, Robert Lamar.
      Creditors: James Edmonston, Charles Carroll.
      Next of kin: James Wilson, Thomas Willson.
      Executrix: Mrs. Priscilla Willson.
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      Thomas Willson 23.37 A Page £152.16.4 £79.5.2 Dec 2 1746
      Received from: John Crampkin, Andrew Cottrill, Benjamin Cox, John Adams, Thomas Matthews, John Johnson, Joseph Gold, William Halling, William Williams, Mark Whitiaker, William Marshall, Robert Masters, William Harbin, John Ridgeway, Thomas Gittings, Nathan Magruder, Samuel Grigg, Nathan Hays, Alexander Duvall, Joseph Wilson.
      Payments to: John Cramphin, Kenneday Farrell, Thomas Waring, Robert Masters, Cole & Mattingly, Capt. John Gardiner, Humphrey Hazeldine, David Griffith (of Virginia), Thomas Cramphin, Matthew Hopkins, Edward Traford, Esq. (merchant in Liverpoole), Christopher Lowndes & Co., Christopher Lowndes, William Beall, Jr., Lord Baltimore, Mrs. Mary Carroll per Charles Carroll, Esq.
      Executrix: Pricilla Willson.
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      Thomas Willson 23.281 A Page £116.11.6 May 12 1747
      Payments to: William Manduit, John Pagan, Andrew Cottrel, Robert Mitchell, William Griffin, Nathan Pedicaat, Dr. John Haswell, John Thomas, John Hason, John Hillery, Daniel Dulany, Esq., Matthias Gale (executor of Levin Gale), Thomas Lee, Phillip Thomas, Bag., Peter Dent.
      Heirs: children: Thomas, Jos., Wadsworth, Absalom, Elisabeth, Priscilla, Josiah, William, Mary Willson.
      Administratrix: Pricilla Willson.
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      Mills, John, Prince George's County, 21st Oct., 1717; 25th Jan., 1717.
      To son William, ex., and hrs., 50 A., being upper pt. of tract bou. of John Tait., and 40 A. bou. of Richard Edwards. son Robert and hrs., lower 50 A. of tract bou. of John Tait and personalty; to be free at decease of testator.
      To son Richard, personalty.
      To son John, 5s.
      To daus. Ellinor, Seliner and Mary Travis, granddau. Elizabeth Travis and grandsons Jonn and William Mills Travis, personalty.
      Residue of personal estate to wife and child. equally, excepting son John.
      Test: Benjamin Brassoure, Thos. Willson., Jr., Thos. Brassure, Nathaniel Wickham, Sr., Chas. Hyatt, Sam. Bresshear, Sr. 14. 664,
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      Wilson, Frances, Calvert Co. 17th Feb., 1735-6; 25th Feb., 1735-6.
      To son John, dau. Sophia Larrance, granddaus. Elizabeth Nutter, Ann Wilson and grandson Hillary Wilson, personalty.
      To children, viz : Thomas, Margaret Hickman, Frances Banes, Joseph, Elizabeth Ireland, Sophia Larrance, James and John residue of estate divided equally.
      Exs.: sons Thomas, Joseph, James and John.
      Test : John King, Sarah Everest, Richard Stallings. 21. 525.
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      Frances Wilson 21.343 CA £163.14.5 Apr 30 1736 Jun 11 1736
      Appraisers: Benjamin Wood, Benjamin Sedwick.
      Mentions: John Lawrence, William Hickman, Thomas Ireland, Jr.
      Executors: Thomas Willson, Joseph Willson, James Willson, John Willson.
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      Frances Wilson 16.91 A CA £163.14.5 £111.2.11 May 3 1738
      widow of Joseph Wilson.
      Received from: Mr. Joseph Adams (merchant in London), Mr. William Tarvor (merchant in London), Thomas Wilson (accountant), Joseph Wilson (accountant).
      Payments to: Isaac Taylor, Dr. John Hamilton, Sophia Larrance (daughter, her portion) wife of John Larrance, James Willson (son, accountant, his portion), John Willson (son, accountant, his portion), Daniel Dulany, Esq., Gabriel Parker, James Weems.
      Legatees: Sophia Larrance (daughter) wife of John Larrance, Elisabeth Nutter (granddaughter), John Wilson (accountant).
      Executors: Thomas Wilson, Joseph Wilson, James Wilson, John Wilson.
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      Prince George's Land Records 1717-1726 - Liber I -folio 230:
      Indenture,26Nov 1721;enrolled 24Feb 1721
      From: Thomas Wilson, Sr. and Thomas Wilson, Jr., Gentlemen of Prince George's County
      To: Thomas Gateward, miller of Prince George's County
      For£_ a tract of land called Wilson's Enlargement and part of a tract called Wilson's Fork; containing 113 acres
      Isl Thomas Wilson, Sr. (mark & seal), Thomas Wilson, Jr. (mark & seal)
      Wit: Bart Tyler, RaJph Crabb
      Acknowledged by Mary Wilson, wife of Thomas, Sr.
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      Prince George's Land Records 1717-1726 - Liber I -folio 236:
      Indenture, 28 Aug 1722; enrolled 15 Oct 1722
      From: Thomas Wilson, Sr., planter of Prince George's County
      To: Thomas Wilson, Jr., planter of Prince George's County
      For £15 a parcel of land being part of Wilson's Enlargement and part of Wilson's Fork in Prince George's County; containing 113 acres
      Isl Thomas Wilson, Sr. (mark & seal), Thomas Wilson, Jr. (seal)
      Wit: Ralph Crabb, Richd Duckett
      Acknowledged by Mary Wilson, wife of Thomas, Sr.
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      Prince George's Land Records 1717-1726 - Liber I -folio 659:
      Indenture, 8 Jul 1725; enrolled 5 Aug 1725
      From: Thomas Wilson, Sr., planter of Prince George's County
      To: Ninian Beall, Jr.
      For £7 part of a tract of land called Wilson's Fork in Prince George's County; containing 55 acres
      Isl Thomas Wilson, Sr. (seal)
      Wit: Jos. Belt, John Powell
      Acknowledged by unnamed wife of Thomas Wilson, Sr.
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      Prince George's Land Records 1717-1726 - Liber I, Page 99
      folio 659 • Indenture, 8 Jul 1725; enrolled 5 Aug 1725
      From: Thomas Wilson, Sr., planter of Prince George's County
      To: Ninian Beall, Jr.
      For £7 part of a tract of land called Wilson's Fork in Prince George's County; containing 55 acres
      /s/ Thomas Wilson, Sr. (seal)
      Wit: Jos. Belt, John Powell
      Acknowledged by unnamed wife of Thomas Wilson, Sr.
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      1726-1730 Prince George’s County, Maryland Land Records Liber M, [Elise Greenup Jourdan]; Page 300
      Enrolled at request of Charles Drury 20 Jul 1728:
      Indenture, 29 Feb 1727; Between Thomas Wilson, carpenter, Mary his wife, and Thomas Wilson their son of one part and Henry Davis; for £20; a tract called Wilson's Addition on the northwest side of Beaverdam Branch of the Eastern Branch of the Potomac; containing 35 acres; /s/ Thomas Willson (mark); wit. John Middleton, William Daviss; 29 Feb 1727/8 ack. by Tho. Wilson and Mary his wife
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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 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
      Enrolled at request of Thomas Wilson 18 Mar 1728:
      Indenture, 23 Jan 1728; Between Thomas Gittings, planter, and Thomas Wilson, planter; for £25; a parcel being part of two tracts called Knave's Dispute and The Ridge; containing 300 acres; /s/ Thos. Gittings; wit. Jno. Magruder, Edw. Sprigg, Alex. Falconar; 23 Jan 1728 ack. by Thomas Gittings
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      1730-1733 Prince George’s County, Maryland Land Records Liber Q, [Elise Greenup Jourdan]; Page 600
      Enrolled at request of Elizabeth Wildman 18 Feb 1732: Indenture, 14 Feb 1732; Between Thomas Willson of Beaverdam Branch of the Eastern Branch Potomac and Elizabeth Wildman; for £5; a tract called Chance; containing ?30 acres of land; /s/ Thos. Willson; wit. Thos. Wilson, Wm. Beall; ack. by Thomas Willson and Tilander his wife 14 Feb 1732
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      1739-1743 Prince George’s County, Maryland Land Records Liber Y, [Elise Greenup Jourdan]; Page 77. Aug 18, 1739 from Thomas Willson of PG, planter, to Nathaniel Offatt of PG, planter, for 15£sterling, a tract of land called Willsons Venture, lying in PG, bounded by the South West Branch, The Out Lett (belonging to Mr. Charles or Daniel Carroll), containing and now laid out for about 37 acres. Signed - Thos Wilson.
      Wit Thos Harris, Henry Culver. This deed was acknowledged by sd Thomas Willson & Pris: , his wife, before John Beall and Thos Gantt Jr. Recorded Aug 29, 1739.
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      1743-1746 Prince George’s County, Maryland Land Records Liber BB 1, [TLC Genealogy]; Page 278.
      Deed, recorded at the request of Priscilla Wilson. Mar 29, 1745 from Priscilla Wilson & Thomas Wilson, her son, of PG, to Thomas Whittaker of PG, for 20 £, a tract of land in Page called the Prevention, bounded by the mouth of a run called Mill run that falls into Chatocktin [Catoctin] Cr, containing about 50 acres. Signed - Priscilla Wilson, Thos Wilson. Wit - Tho Beatty, Wm Beatty. Recorded Mar 29, 1745.
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      Prince George's Land Records 1743-1746 - Liber BB - Page 523.
      Bill of Sale, recorded at the request of Joseph Wilson. I, Elizabeth Hallinge of PG, widow, [mm note William Halling] for 8 £, sell to Joseph Wilson of PG, planter, a Negro girl commonly called Nan, who was given and bequeathed to me by my father, Thomas Wilson, late of PG, decd. Signed Oct 8, 1746 - Eliza (+ her mark)
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      Prince George's Land Records 1733-1739 - Liber T, Page 572
      Recorded at request of Thomas Wilson, 28 Mar 1738:
      Deed of Gift from John Magruder, planter, to friend Thomas Wilson, planter, a parcel being part of two tracts called Knaves Dispute and The Ridge; containing 300 acres; /s/ Jno. Magruder;
      wit. John Lamar, John Smith Prather
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      1780-1784 Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records Liber FF 1 [Abstract by Mike Marshall]; Page 292. At the request of John Brown the following Deed was enrolled March 10, 1783
      Indenture made March 1, 1783; Thomas Beall, planter in consideration of other lands conveyed by John Brown to him in exchange whereof have assigned two parts of a tract called "Wilson's Fork", one containing 5 ½ acres and bounded by "Simons Lott Enlarged" [ recorded as "Symons Lott Enlarged"; and the other containing ¾ acres. Thomas Beall in the presence of and acknowledged before Christopher Lowndes, Abraham Boyd and at the same time Lucy Beall wife of Thomas Beall relinquished her right of dower on the back of the said deed was endorsed to wit, received this date from John Brown a deed of conveyance for 12 ½ acres properly acknowledged by John Brown as consideration for the within mentioned land and premises. March 1, 1783, Thomas Beall in witness by Christopher Lowndes, Abraham Boyd
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      1700-1725 Prince George's County MD rent rolls Vol 3
      100a .. 04.. WILSON'S FORK Surveyed: 11/28/1721
      Surveyed for Thomas WilIson beginning at a bounded red oak being the beginning tree of Symon Nicholl's land standing at the head of a small branch which fo ils into the south side of the Deep Branch oftJte Eastern Branch of the Potomac River.
      Conveyances & Re-surveys:
      11/21/1721/2 Thomas Gateward from Thomas Wilson, Sr. and Thomas Wilson, Jr. I00 acres
      08/28/1722 Thomas Gatward from Thomas Wilson, Sr. and Thomas Wilson. Jr. no quantity given
      07/08/1725 Ninian Beale, Jr. from Thomas Wilson, Jr. 55 acres
      0512511726 Richard Williams from Thomas Gateward no quantity given

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