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

Mary Dent

Female Aft 1738 - Abt 1771  (< 31 years)


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  • Name Mary Dent 
    Birth Aft 1738  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Death Abt 1771  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I17919  Tree1
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2024 

    Father William Dent,   b. 1706, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 21 Feb 1757, Charles County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 51 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Anne Warren,   b. Abt 1712, William & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1771, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 59 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage Abt 1729  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1115  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Daniel Jenifer,   b. 1727, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 4 May 1795, Charles County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 68 years) 
    Marriage Between 11 Sep 1769 and 10 Apr 1772  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Warren Dent Jenifer,   b. Abt 1771, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1795, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 25 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F6979  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2024 

    Family 2 William (Rector) Dowie   d. 11 Sep 1769, Durham Parish, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage Abt 1754  Durham Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Eleanor Dowie,   b. Abt 1754, Durham Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [Father: natural]
     2. Judith Chase Dowie,   b. Bef 1755, Durham Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1814, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 61 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F12086  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2024 

  • Notes 
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      The Maryland Dents

      Dowie was m. to Mary Dent d/o Wm Dent and Anne Warren page 42.
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      DENT, WILLIAM, Charles co. 23 Oct 1756; 21 Feb 1757
      To son Warren Dent.
      To wife Anne Dent use of tract I now live on.
      To son George Dent,
      Daus. unnamed,
      To son George Dent,, tract In Stafford County, Virginia,, 200 a.; also right to lands In Virginia formerly belonging to my brother Thomas and now In the possession of Mrs Cox who married the aforesaid Thomas Dent his widow.
      To son George Dent: a Specialty of John Muschetts, now the Colony Of Virginia for 50 pounds sterling money and also all the Interest due on said Specialty til It Is Paid, the said Specialty now In the hands of Mr. Allen McRea of Virginia.
      To son George Dent a Specialty of John Grahams of Virginia for 146 pounds, 8 shillings and 9 pence 3 farthIngs with Interest due til afsd Specialty now lodged In the hands of Allen McRea of Virginia.
      To grandchildren, William Jordan and Anne Jordan, a sum of tobacco In the hands of their father, John Jordan due me.
      To dau. Judith Chase 20 pounds.
      To children: warrant Dent, Mary Dent, Anne Dent, Rebecca Dent and Grace Dent.
      Wife Anne Dent to settle with Bayn Smallwood all. company accounts,
      Wife Ann, extx.
      Wit: John Posey, Junr, Thomas Overhall, Jno. Jordan, 30. 272
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      Charles County Land Record Book S#3, 1770-1775; Page 255. Deed of Gift. I, Daniel Jenifer of CC, Gent, for the natural love I have for my son, Warren Dent Jenifer, and also for the love that I have for the memory of his amiable mother, my late wife, Mary Jenifer, and part of the fortune I received with her, I give him the 7 following Negroes, viz, Saml Sr, Flora, James, Bett, Anthony, and Tom, the four first mentioned Negroes this day paid me by Mr. Warren Dent (administrator of Mrs. Ann Dent), in part of my sd wife's filial portion. Signed Apr 10, 1772 - Dan Jenifer. Wit - Saml Briscoe*, Warren Dent. Recorded Apr 22, 1772.

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