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

William Beckwith

Male Abt 1704 - 1738  (~ 34 years)


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  • Name William Beckwith 
    Birth Abt 1704  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death 24 Jul 1738  Prince George's County, Maryland - inventory Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I18995  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Father Charles Beckwith,   b. 1669, St Joseph's Manor, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 18 Sep 1712, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 43 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Anne Guyther,   b. Abt 1686, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 29 Nov 1746, Prince George's County, Maryland - inventory Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage 9 Oct 1702  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F10687  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth MNU Beckwith,   b. 1705   d. Oct 1753, All Saints Parish, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 48 years) 
    Marriage Abt 1724  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Anne Beckwith,   b. Aft 1726, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [Father: natural]
     2. Margaret Beckwith,   b. Aft 1730, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [Father: natural]
     3. William Beckwith,   b. Bef 1738, Rock Creek Parish, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1776, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 40 years)  [Father: natural]
     4. Lucy Beckwith,   b. Aft 1724, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1801, Ohio County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 77 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F10538  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
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      William Beckwith 24.296 Page £296.13.3 Jul 24 1738 Nov 28 1739
      Appraisers: Nathaniel Wickham, William Penson.
      Creditors: Alexander Black for Richard Keane.
      Next of kin: Anne Miller, Basil Beckwith.
      Administratrix/Executrix: Elisabeth Beckwith.
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      William Beckwith 19.107 A Page £256.13.3 .£207.0.5 march 26 1742
      Received from: Mr. Henry Watson.
      Payments to: Mr. Thomas Jenning, Daniel Carroll (of Marlboroug), Basill Beckwith, Jones Burlington, Luke Barkett, Nathaniel Wickham, William Oneil, Daniel Veros, Edward Crabb, Thomas Crumpton, John Cleggett, John Coffey, William Black (merchant in London), Nathaniel Wickham, Jr., John Smoot, Alexander Magruder, George Beckwith, Daniel Dulany, Esq.
      Representatives: children: Lucy, Ann, Mary; William Beckwith.
      Administratrix: Mrs. Elisabeth Beckwith (widow).
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      William Beckwith 23.93 A Page £180.7.10 Dec 15 1746
      Payments to: Thomas Clark, James Furley, Mr. Richard Keen, Alexander Contee, William Black.
      Distribution to: widow (unnamed), children: Lucy, Anne, Margrett, William Beckwith.
      Administratrix: Elisabeth Butler, wife of Peter Butler.
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      1726-1730 Prince George’s County, Maryland Land Records Liber M, [Elise Greenup Jourdan]; Page 253
      Enrolled at request of Anne Beckwith 10 Jan 1727:
      From Anne Beckwith to her son George Beckwith; two Negroes; 4 Nov 1727; /s/ Anne Beckwith; wit. William Beckwith
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      1726-1730 Prince George’s County, Maryland Land Records Liber M, [Elise Greenup Jourdan]; Page 465
      Enrolled at request of William Beckwith 25 Aug 1729:
      Indenture, 26 Jul 1728; Between Thomas Gittings, Gent- and William Beckwith of Stafford County, Virginia; for £25; a parcel called Paradice in the main fork of Rock Creek; containing 200 acres; /s/ Thos. Gittings; wit. Jere. Belt, Edw. Sprigg; 26 Jul 1729 ack. by Thomas Gittings
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      1730-1733 Prince George’s County, Maryland Land Records Liber Q, [Elise Greenup Jourdan]; Page 90
      Enrolled at request of William Beckwith 27 Aug 1730:
      Indenture, 27 Aug 1730; Between Samuel Magruder, Sr., Gent., and John Magruder, Gent., of one part; and William Beckwith, Gent.; for £50; a parcel of land in the fork of Rock Creek called Magruder's Hazard; containing 100 acres; /s/ Samll. Magruder, John Magruder; wit. Ralph Crabb, Edw. Sprigg; ack. 27 Aug 1730 by Samuel Magruder and Eleanor his wife and John Magruder and Susanna his wife
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      1730-1733 Prince George’s County, Maryland Land Records Liber Q, [Elise Greenup Jourdan]; Page 511
      Enrolled at request of William Beckwith 8 July 1732:
      [Partially able to read] Mentions Thomas Gittings of Sprigg to Wm. Beckwith for 6s overpaid 29 Jun; /s/ John Beall, Thomas Clagett, Jr.

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