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

Cassandra Chunn

Female 1732 - Aft 1756  (> 24 years)


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  • Name Cassandra Chunn  [1
    Born 26 Nov 1732  Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 21 Sep 1756  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I19591  Tree1
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2021 

    Father Samuel Chunn,   b. 1710, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1750, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Susannah Love,   b. Bef 1706, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1749, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 43 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 20 Jan 1731  Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F9374  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Philip Briscoe,   b. Abt 1715, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1750, Charles County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 35 years) 
    Married 1 Nov 1748  Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2021 
    Family ID F9637  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Erasmus Gill,   b. Abt 1730, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1788, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Married 1750  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Cassandra Gill,   b. Abt 1766, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1848, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2021 
    Family ID F9643  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      BRISCOE, PHILIP, Charles Co, 2 Aug 1750
      20 Oct 1750
      To wife Casandra Briscoe, Negroes: Rachel, Sambo and Charity.
      To dau, Susanna Briscoe, Negroes: Isbile, Sarah and Mole. Remainder of estate to wife and dau. Susanna Briscoe. If wife dies before dau. reaches age 16 then my brother Robert Briscoe should have care and guardianship of dau. or If he has died then my sister Presilla Anderson. In case the plantation whereon I now live which of late belonged to Capt. Samuel Chunn be adjudged a chattel appraisable In the estate of the said Samuel Chunn, I will and devise that the same land and plantation may be delivered up to Acquilla Chunn, eldest son of Samuel Chunn deceased at this coming to the age of 21 years.
      To my brother George Briscoe, my saddle and a pair of pistols and houlsters,
      To brother James Briscoe,, set of surveyor Instruments,
      Wife Casandra Briscoe and brother George Briscoe, exs. 27, 437
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      Capt. Samuel Chun/Chunn 52.53 CH £1.1.8 Aug 8 1752 Nov 21 1752
      Appraisers: Robert Horner, Winson Bruce.
      Creditors: John Winter, Walter Hanson for John Stott.
      Next of kin: Benjamin Chunn Andrew Chunn.
      Administrators/Executors: George Briscoe, Erasmus Gill and his wife Cassandra Gill.
      ===
      Samuel Chunn 33.297 A CH £227.5.0 £283.8.7 Nov 21 1752
      A second inventory is cited in the amount of £1.1.8.
      Sureties: Robert Gill, John Philppot.
      Received from: William Higdon, James Williams, Charles Douglass, Mat. Henekin, James Campbell, Peter Cartwright, James Waters, John Davies, Just. Burch, Charles Love, Benjamin Philpott, Thomas Burch.
      Payments to: Phill. Briscoe (accountant), Richard Gildart, Esq. & Sons paid to Mr. Robert Horner, Robert Horner, Samuel Hanson, Samuel Marshall, William Skyrin, Dr. Francis Parnham, William Robinson, MM Buchanan & Cockran paid to Mr. James Campbell, Robert Whythill, Francis Ellgin, William Bryan, Dr. Gustavus Brown, Jos. Henley paid to Mr. Robert Yates, Upper Part of King & Queen Parish paid to their Mary Gill, D. Dulany, Esq., Walter Hanson, Robert Chesley (of St. Mary's County), Hudson Wather, James Wather, Thomas Cooksey, Thomas Hardman, John Llewellin, John Wood, Dr. McWilliams, Peter Wood, Dr. Hamilton, John Scott, James Campbell, D. Jenifer.
      Mentions; widow (unnamed, dead), 5 children; Cassandra Gill (of age), Acquilla Chunn (aged 17), Mary, Elisabeth Chunn, Walter Chunn (aged 3).
      Administrators (de bonrs non): George Briscoe, Erasmus Gill and his wife
      Cassandra Gill. Unadministered by Philip. Briscoe. Nov 8 1774

  • Sources 
    1. [S52] Early Families of Southern Maryland, Volume: 8.

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