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

Joseph Waters

Male Abt 1734 - Aft 1797  (~ 63 years)


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  • Name Joseph Waters 
    Born Abt 1734  Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 20 Sep 1797  Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I18472  Tree1
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2022 

    Father James Waters,   b. Bef 1714, William & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1771, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 57 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Susannah MNU Waters,   d. 6 Jun 1785, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Bef 1734  Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F12324  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Chloe Dent,   b. 1746, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1791, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 44 years) 
    Married 17 Feb 1767  Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Dent Waters,   b. 24 Feb 1768, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1768, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [natural]
     2. Keziah Waters,   b. 2 Aug 1769, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1797, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 29 years)  [natural]
     3. Susannah Waters,   b. 8 Mar 1771, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1797, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 27 years)  [natural]
     4. Benjamin Waters,   b. 22 Mar 1773, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1797, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 25 years)  [natural]
     5. Joseph Waters,   b. 16 Mar 1775, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1797, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 23 years)  [natural]
     6. Phebe Waters,   b. 1 Aug 1777, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1797, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 21 years)  [natural]
     7. Eda Waters,   b. 1 Aug 1777, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     8. Chloe Waters,   b. Abt 1779, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1797, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 19 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F3537  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Catherine Carrico,   b. 6 Aug 1734, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1766, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years) 
    Married 6 Aug 1754  Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Priscilla Waters,   b. 26 Nov 1754, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1797, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 44 years)  [natural]
     2. Zephaniah Waters,   b. 7 Feb 1757, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1830, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)  [natural]
     3. James Waters,   b. 13 May 1759, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1799, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 41 years)  [natural]
     4. Lydia Waters,   b. 18 Apr 1761, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1797, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 37 years)  [natural]
     5. Jedidiah Waters,   b. 9 Jul 1763, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     6. Jane Waters,   b. 20 Feb 1766, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1768, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F12389  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Rebecca MNU Waters,   d. Aft 1737, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Bef 1791  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F12390  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Caswell County, NC Will Books, 1777-1843; 1784 Tax List; and Guardians' Accounts, 1794-1819
      Joseph Waters - Will - w. 20 Sept 1797. Wife Rebeccah; daughters Susannah Hobbs, Chloe Waters; my 9 children: Priscilla HARBIN, Zeph. waters, James Waters, Lyddy Broody, Judith Waters, Benjamin Waters, Keziah Waters, Joseph Waters, Pheby Goldsmith; 3 youngest children Pearson, Anna, Loyd Waters. Exec. Isaac Hobbs. Wit: Griffin Gunn, William Gunn, John Shuckleworth
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      WATERS, James, Sr., Charles Co. 21 Jul, 1767; 18 Dec, 1771
      Children: Joseph, James, William, Anne Poston,
      Tract: "Bristol," "Wilful Distructions," "Walters Addition," "Walters Range."
      Ex. wife Susannah.
      Wit: William Poston, Edward Poston, John Harbin. 38.507
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      William Waters 122,395 CH £182.1.4 Dec 22 1775 Jun 20 1776
      Appraisers, Joshua Sanders, Bennett Dyson.
      Creditors: James Forbes, Barnes & Redgate.
      Next of kin: Joseph Waters (of James), James Waters.
      Administrators: Elisabeth Waters (unknown) King.
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      BRYAN, WILLIAM, Charles Co. 6 Sep 1768; 4 Jan 1769
      That tract, known as "Bristol" be sold and money applied to the use of paying debts and remaining part to be divided amongst my six children, John, Basil, Ignatius, Monica, Jane and Eleanor,
      Ex: John Bryan,
      Wit: James Waters, Junr., Joseph Waters, John Waters, 36, 686
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      Charles County Land Record Book O#3, 1765-1770; Page 146. Bill of Sale. I, Samuel Williams of CC, for 988 lbs of tobacco, have sold to Joseph Waters (Warters), son of James, 1 iron grey mare, now in the possession of sd Joseph. Signed Dec 7, 1766 - Samuel (X his mark) Williams. Wit - Leonard (x his mark) Higdon. Recorded Jan 27, 1767.
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      Charles County Land Record Book O#3, 1765-1770; Page 486. Aug 6, 1768 from James Waters Sr of CC, planter, to Joseph Waters, son of James, of CC, for 80 £ part of a tract of land in CC on the north side of Gilberts Swamp, and called Wilfull Destruction, containing about 80 acres. Signed - James Waters Sr- Wit - Robt Horner*, Allen Davis*_ Susanah Waters, wife of the afd James Waters Sr,
      relinquished her right of dower. Recorded Nov 10, 1768.
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      Charles County Land Records 1786-1790; Liber D#4; Page 121. Bill of sale, recorded at the request of Joseph Waters. I, Ignatius Cohoe of CC, for 550 lbs of crop tobacco, sell to Joseph Waters, 3 feather beds and furniture, 1 pot, 1 Dutch oven. Signed Sep 1, 1787 - Ignatius (F his mark) Cohoe. Wit - James Waters, Recorded Sep 10, 1787.
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      Charles County Land Records 1790-1792; Liber K#4; Page 265. May 13, 1791 from Joseph Waters, cooper, of CC, to Zephaniah Waters of CC, for 40 £, all my part of that tract of land in CC on the south side of a swamp or branch called miry Branch and known by the name of Bristol, bounded by a tract of land called Jacobs bethright, a white oak of John Dawson's, a white oak of Thomas Manithorp, a boundary for James Waters Sr near sd Water's Mill Race, the afd tract of land called Bristol, containing and sold for about 43 acres. Signed - Joseph Waters. Wit - Bent Dyson*, Alexr McPherson*. Rebekah Waters, wife of the afd Joseph, relinquished her right of dower. Recorded May 17, 1791.
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      Charles County Land Records 1792-1796; Liber N#4; Page 504. Dec 4, 1795 from Joseph Waters of CC, to James Waters (Warters) Sr of CC, for 52 £17 shillings and 6 pence and for divers good causes, part of 2 tracts of land, viz, part of a tract called Willfull Destruction, and bounded by sd Joseph Waters' part of sd tract called Willfull Destruction and is now the place where the Division between James Waters Jr & James Waters Sr, containing about 40 acres. Also, part of a tract of land called Bristol, and bounded by the run side of a division between Zephaniah Waters and the afd James Waters Sr, the main run of the Miery Branch in the Pond of James Waters Sr's Mill Dam, to include the water of sd Mill, containing about 7 acres. Signed - Joseph Waters. Wit - Alexr McPherson*, Walter
      Dyson*. Rebeckah Waters, wife of sd Joseph Waters, relinquished her right of dower. Recorded Dec 12, 1795_
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      Charles County Land Records 1792-1796; Liber N#4; Page 508. Dec 4, 1795 from Joseph Waters of CC, to James Waters Jr of CC, for 45 £and for divers good causes, part of a tract of land called Willfull Distruction, bounded by a division boundary formerly between John Dement and James Waters, now decd, the division between James Waters Sr and James Waters Jr, containing 40 acres. Signed - Joseph Waters. Wit - Alexander McPherson*, Walter Dyson*. Rebekah Waters, wife of sd Joseph Waters, relinquished her right of dower. Recorded Dec 12, 1795.
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County, Maryland Hundred - Newport: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 372-77: BRISTOL: 100 acres; Possession of - 50 Acres - Diamond, George: Surveyed 15 Sept 1678 for John Waters at a bound oak of Nathan Buttons land,
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      Maryland State Archives
      MARYLAND INDEXES
      (Assessment of 1783, Index)
      1783
      Charles County
      MSA S 1437

      Joseph Waters. Bristol, pt, 50 acres. CH 3rd District, Land Page 7. MSA S 1161-4-11 1/4/5/47

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