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

Martha Clarkson

Female 1755 - 1839  (84 years)


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  • Name Martha Clarkson 
    Born 1755  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 1839  Washington County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I21005  Tree1
    Last Modified 25 Nov 2022 

    Father Edward Clarkson,   b. 6 Oct 1721, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1785, Prince George's County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Martha Blanford,   b. 1723, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1785, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Bef 1755  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5241  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Henry Low Mudd,   b. Bef 1751, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1829, Washington County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 78 years) 
    Married Abt 1771  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 25 Nov 2022 
    Family ID F13774  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Gaius Marcus Brumbaugh Colonial Records Vol 1, 1776 Prince George's Co. MD census page 14

      Edward Clarkson 54
      Harry Clarkson 19
      Edward Clarkson Jr 15
      Martha Clarkson 53
      Sarah Clarkson 20
      Martha Clarkson 21
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      PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY, MARYLAND WILLS; Liber T No. #1; 1784-1789;
      Folio 227 EDWARD CLARKSON 11/14/1785 12/02/1785
      -being aged and infirm .."
      Bequeaths to:
      1. Lee Mudd --son-in-law
      -to during his father Bennett Mudd's life 100 acres of land whereon he now lives called "Plains of Shrewsbury"
      2. Henry Clarkson --son
      -after the decease of Bennett Mudd's father to have the 100 acres
      -to have Negro girl "Mary"
      -to have 1 feather bed and furn.
      3. Edward Clarkson --son
      -to have a tract of land being 128 acres lying on Hanson's Branch called
      "Clarkson's Nonsuch"
      -to have testator's dwelling place whereon testator now lives
      -to have Negro boy "Nicholas"
      -riding horse and saddle to testator's two sons Edward and Henry
      -named executor of the will
      4. Martha Mudd --daughter
      Sarah Smith --daughter
      -to have the remainder of the estate to be divided equally between them
      Witnesses: Robert Wade, Walter Edelen, George King
      Then came: Robert Wade and Walter Edelen Note: the testator signed the will with his mark

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