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

William Young

Male 1675 - 1733  (58 years)


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  • Name William Young 
    Birth 1675 
    Gender Male 
    Death 27 Jun 1733  Prince George's County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1829  Tree1
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2024 

    Father Maryland Young 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F1221  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Bishop,   b. 1692, St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 25 Aug 1742, Prince George's County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 50 years) 
    Marriage 8 Jan 1706  St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Young,   b. 1706, St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 16 Nov 1779, Prince George's County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 73 years)  [Father: natural]
     2. James Young,   b. Bef 1712, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 24 Nov 1733, Prince George's County, Maryland - inventory Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 21 years)  [Father: natural]
     3. Sarah Young,   b. Abt 1713, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1744, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 32 years)  [Father: natural]
     4. Eleanor Young,   b. Abt 1724, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1752 (Age ~ 29 years)  [Father: natural]
     5. Jane Young,   b. Bef 1727, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1776, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 51 years)  [Father: natural]
     6. Elizabeth Young,   b. Bef 1733  [Father: natural]
     7. Peter Young,   b. Bef 1724, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 17 Jan 1776, Prince George's County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 52 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F1218  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
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      Young, William, Prince George County, 11th May, 1733; 27th June, 1733
      To 2 sons William and James 300 A. at Eastern branch of Potomack.
      To son Peter personalty.
      To wife Mary extx., dwelling plantation [unnamed] during life at her decease to son Peter; residue of personalty absolutely
      Test: David Ross, Christopher Thompson, Abigail Tent. MCW 20.717.
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      Mr. William Young 17,494 Page £280.13.11 Jul 17 1733 Nov 29 1733
      Appraisers: Charles Beall, John Henry.
      Creditors: David Crawford, John Docwra.
      Next of kin: Christopher Thomson, Robert Riddell.
      Administrators/Executors: William Young, Mary Young,
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      James Young 17.506 Page £61.15.11 Nov 24 1733 Nov 29 1733
      Appraisers: Eliphas Riley, Thomas Lamar, Sr.
      Creditors: Eliphas Riley, Thomas Lucas.
      Next of kin: Saray Batie, Mary Young.
      Administrator/Executor: William Young.
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      William Young 12.621 A Page £280.13.11 £52.0.2 sep 27 1734
      Received from: estate of Hugh Arbuthcock.
      Payments to: George Buchanan, Dr. James Boswell, David Crawford, John Docwra, Thomas Evans, Robert Pottenger, James Lowe, Norwood Franeway, James Betsens (?), John Read, Thomas Cowley, Hen. Sanders, George Scott, Edward Willett, Daniel Carrel, Thomas Griffith, David Ross, William Cummings, Charles Calvert, Esq.
      Heirs (children): Peter Young, Ann Young, Jane Young, Elisabeth Young.
      Executors: Mary Young, William Young.
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      Charles County Circuit Court Liber R, Page 542
      23 Jan 1692; Indenture from Simon Nicholls and William Younge to John Chittam, planter; for 3,000# tobacco; a parcel called Blackash; bounded by Potomac River; containing 146 acres in Calverton Manor; /s/ Simon Nicholls (mark), William Young (mark); wit. John Addison, Will Hutchison
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      Mansell., Robt.,, tayIor, St. Mary's County, 16th Apr., 1716; 5th Oct., 1717,
      To Mr. Daniell Magill, 500 lbs, tobacco.
      To joint exs., Joseph Edwards, St. Mary's Co. and Mr. William Young of Prince Geo.,, and to Mr. Dan'l Magill, personalty.
      To cous. Robt. Mansell and his sister Grace, of Hatherly in Devonshire, residue of estate.
      Test: Chas. Wane, Francis Ratcliffe. 14. 403.
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      Shaw, James, cooper, Prince George's County, 13th Apr., 1718; 27th June, 1718.
      To two older sons, William and Christopher, £5 and personalty. Sd. sons are committed to care of uncle Christopher Thompson during their minority, to be educated and brought up in the principles of the Reformed Protestant religion.
      To youngest son James, £5 and personalty, he to be in care of his mother.
      To wife Margaret, extx., residue of personal estate, whether here, in Great Britain or elsewhere,
      Test: Wm. Young, Robt. Oram, John Reid. 14. 606.
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      Charles Hays 190.5 A Page £21.7.2 £30.4.3 Nov 28 1699
      The amount of the inventory also included #5991.
      Payments to: William Wayford, William Moore, John Short for use of [blank] Carelson, Thomas Greenfield, James Beale, John Battee per William Young, Daniell Danielson, Thomas Box, John Battee, John Bennett, Samuell Peters for use of [blank] Carlton per Alexander Beale, Josias Twogood on account of John Jackson & Co., Col. Darnall.
      Administratrix: Mary Johnson (late Mary Hays), wife of Thomas Johnson.
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      William Armestrong 34.139 A Page £21.19.9 £23.7.4 Mar 26 1713
      Received from: Mr. William Young, Hugh Ryley, Capt. John Murdock.
      Payments to: Mr. John Batie, Mr. Robert Bradly, William Guim, Dr. William Lock, Christopher Thompson, John Trundle, Ma]. Josiah Willson, Benjamin Berry.
      Administrator: Christopher Thompson.
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      Prince George's Land Records 1717-1726 - Liber I - folio 512
      Indenture, 19 Dec 1723; enrolled 19 Dec 1723
      Between: Daniel Dulany, Gentleman of Annapolis in Anne Arundel County
      And: William Young, planter of Prince George's County
      Daniel Dulany lately exhibited his bill in Chancery against William Young and Charles Calvert concerning a tract of land containing 600 acres, part of a 3,000 acre parcel called Elizabeth in Piscataway Manor in Prince George's County; originally granted to William Calvert, Esqr, father of Charles; William gave the 600 acres tract in consideration of a marriage between James Neale and Elisabeth Calvert, daughter of William; sold to Daniel Delany; William Young paid £12 to Charles Calvert for his claim to the land and £30 to Daniel Dulany (meaning of this document is not clear)
      /s/ William Young (seal)
      Wit: William Rogers, James Stoddert
      Acknowledged by Mary Young, wife of William
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      1726-1730 Prince George’s County, Maryland Land Records Liber M, [Elise Greenup Jourdan]; Page 209
      Enrolled at request of William Young 28 Jun 1727:
      Indenture, 19 Dec 1726; Between William Thomson of London, mariner, eldest son and heir of his father Walter Thompson late of Edinburgh in North Brittain, merchant, dec'd, and Margaret Thomson his mother; also heir to estate of his uncle William Thomson formerly of Edinburgh, Gent., but since of Maryland, dec'd, of one part, to William Young; for £40; tracts of land on the Eastern Branch of the Potomac including the Negroes and the effects of his estate in Maryland and manuscripts; appoints Dr. Patrick Hepburn, Col. James Haddock and Christopher Thompson, merchants, as his Maryland attorneys; /s/ Wm. Thomson; endorsed in presence of Wm. Murdock, Burdon Crosby, Robert Walton

      full translation
      Contributed by Shirley Middleton Moller

      PGLR M:209
      At The request of William Young the following
      deed was Enrolled June the twentyeighth Anno Dom 1727~~~~
      This Indenture made the nineteenth day of december Anno Dom 1726
      Between William Thomason of London Mariner eldest Son and heir at Law to his father Walter Thompson late of the Citty of Edinburgh in North Brittan Merchant decsd and of Margaret Thomson his mother and also next of kin and heir at Law to the Effects and Estate of his uncle William Thomson formerly of Edinburgh aforesaid Gentleman but since of maryland decsd of the one part and William Young of the Western branch of Patuxent in Maryland Planter of the other Part~~~~
      Witnesseth that the said William Thomson for and in Consideration of the Sum of forty pounds of good and Lawfull money of great Brittain to him in hand paid by Hugh Arbuthnot of London Mariner for and on the part and behalf of the said William Young the receipt whereof he the said William Thomson doth hereby acknowledge and thereof and every Part and Parcell thereof doth fully clearly and absolutely acquit Exonerate and discharge the said William Young his heir Executors and administrators and every of them forever by these Present to have granted bargained Sold Aliend Enfeoffd and made over and by these presents he the said Wm Thomson for himself and his heirs doth give grant bargain Sell Allien Enfeoff confirm and make over unto the said William Young his heirs and assigns all that tract or Tracts or Parcell or Parcells of Land lying and being on the Eastern Branch of Potomack in Prince Georges County in Maryland Together with all other Tracts and Parcells of Land Tenements hereditaments Woods Negroes Effects Estate and things whatsoever Situate lying and being in Maryland
      Lastly the said Wm Thomson hath and doth by these Presents make Ordain Constitute and appoint Doctr Patrick Hepburn Colonel James Haddock and Christopher Thompson all of Maryland Merchants his true and Lawfull Attorneys or any one of them Joyntly or Severally to appear at the Provinciall court of Annapolis and before such Judges or Justices by Commission assigned to acknowledge this Indenture of bargain and Sale to the end the same may be according to the Laws and customes of the said Province recorded In Witness whereof the said William Thomason hath hereunto Set his hand and Seale the day and year first above written~ Wm his mark Thomson
      On the back of which deed was thus Indorsed~~
      Sealed and delivered (being first only Stampt)
      in ye psence of Wm Murdock
      Burdon Crosby Robert Walton
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      1726-1730 Prince George’s County, Maryland Land Records Liber M, [Elise Greenup Jourdan]; Page 268
      Memorandum; Petition of William Young to the Justices on 4th Tues in Aug last (Liber N, folio 498]; Charles, Lord Baltimore, to the Justices; William Young seized of 2 parcels of land called The Neck and Thompson's Town; request to determine boundaries; 12 Aug 1727; depositions follow:
      William Thompson, age ca 80; mentions Walter Thompson and land called Neck
      Christopher Thompson, age ca 60; mentions Neck, Walter Thompson and John Sherwood
      Thomas Johnston, age ca 60; mentions William Hutchison, Sr., dec'd
      Charles Beal, age ca 55; mentions Neck, formerly belonging to Walter Thompson, Andrew Hamilton, land of Andrew Clark and the Eastern Branch
      Enrolled 30 Mar 1728
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      1730-1733 Prince George’s County, Maryland Land Records Liber Q, [Elise Greenup Jourdan]; Page 394
      Special Petition of William Young 4th Tues June:
      From Charles, Lord Baltimore, to William Penson, Alexander Magruder, Jr., William Manduit and James Halmeard, Gent; regarding boundaries of Knock & Meurs [also Meury]; depositions follow:
      29 Sep 1731 at the side of Eastern Branch a little below the ferry landing:
      Willm. Tannehill, age 70 years; mentions James Perry and he coming in a canoe; and Andrew Clark's land
      James Perry, age 50 years; mentions coming in a canoe upon the Eastern Branch; mentions Wm. Thompson and the ferry landing of Thompson's land
      Archibald Edmonston, age 60 years and upwards; states he knows nothing
      Murphy Ward, age 46 years
      Simon Nicholls, age 70 years and upwards; mentions John Stuart and Mr. Thompson's land below the ferry landing
      George Hussey, age 57; mentions 27-28 years ago land of Mr. Thompson and Mr. Hutchison
      John Henry, age 80 years; mentions. 20 years ago Mr. Tannehill ran out Clarke's land with a pocket compass
      Thomas Johnson, age ca 60 years; mentions Mr. Hutcheson and Thompson's land
      George Hussey, age 57; mentions Thompson's land near a cove of the Eastern Branch
      Enrolled 30 Nov 1731
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      1730-1733 Prince George’s County, Maryland Land Records Liber Q, [Elise Greenup Jourdan]; Page 404
      Enrolled at request of William Young 8 Jan 1731:
      Article of agreement 19 Oct 1731; Between Edward Dawson, Sr. and Edward Dawson, Jr., planters of one part, and William Young, planter; lease to Young for 10 years the plantation lying near Mr. Pottengers; /s/ Edward Dawson, Sr., Edward Dawson, Jr. (mark); wit. Thomas Mullikin (mark), David Ross (mark), Thomas Henry (mark), Andrew Haggard
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      1730-1733 Prince George’s County, Maryland Land Records Liber Q, [Elise Greenup Jourdan]; Page 405
      William Young registers cattle mark 8 Jan 1731

      Blackask, 146 Acres; Certificate
      Developer/Owner: Nicholson, Simon and William Young 1687 Patent Record 22, Page 238 0 0 MSA S 1596-705

      Blackask, 146 Acres; Patent
      Developer/Owner: Nicholson, Simon and William Young 1687 Patent Record NS 2, Page 362 0 0 MSA S 1596-706

      Piscataway Manor (or Calvert Manor) for William Young 1720 Land Commissions 1716-1721, Page 92 0 0 MSA S 1566-255

      Calvert Manor (or Piscataway Manor) for William Young 1720 Land Commissions 1716-1721, Page 92 0 0 MSA S 1566-83

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      Prince George's County Circuit Court
      Land Surveys and Condominium Plats

      Beaverdam Neck, 230 Acres; Certificate
      Developer/Owner: Riley, Hugh 1717 Patent Record FF 7, Page 236 0 0 MSA S 1596-590

      Beaverdam Neck, 230 Acres; Patent
      Developer/Owner: Riley, Hugh 1717 Patent Record FF 7, Page 236 0 0 MSA S 1596-591

      Beaverdam Neck, 230 Acres; Patent
      Developer/Owner: Riley, Hugh 1717 Patent Record PL 4, Page 418 0 0 MSA S 1596-592

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