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

Jeremiah Crabb

Male 1728 - 1777  (~ 48 years)


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  • Name Jeremiah Crabb 
    Birth Oct 1728  Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death 7 Apr 1777  Anne Arundel County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I22393  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Father Ralph Crabb,   b. 1694, Calvert County, Maryland - now Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 8 Mar 1734, Prince George's County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 40 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Priscilla Sprigg,   b. 1695, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 16 Mar 1763, Prince George's County, Maryland - inventory Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 68 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage 22 Aug 1716  Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Marylan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F10948  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lucy Sprigg,   b. 9 Jan 1729, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 8 Jan 1811, Prince George's County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 81 years) 
    Marriage Bef 11 Feb 1756  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F12022  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
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      CRABB, JEREMIAH, Anne Arundel Co. 18 April 1773; 7 April 1777
      Tract in Anne Arundel County, Crabbs Purchase, containing 104 acres to be sold to pay debts.
      To wife Lucy Crabb, Extx., tract in Anne Arundel County part of Row Down Security, residue of personal estate.
      To nephew: Jeremiah Crabb, son of my deceased brother Henry Wright Crabb and to nephew Jeremiah Crabb son of my brother Edward Crabb and to my nephew Jeremiah Hilleary son of my sister Margaret Hilleary and to my nephew Jeremiah Lansdale the son of my sister Eleanor Lansdale to each of them £50 when 21 years of age.
      Wit: Rachel Harwood; Thomas Harwood; Wm. T. Wootten. 41. 424
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      LANCASTER, Thomas, Prince George's Co. == == ==; 01 Apr 1772
      To John Lansdale and his heirs, Thomas Lansdale and his heirs.
      To Elizabeth Watkins.
      To William Good.
      Ex, Isaac Lansdale.
      Not witnessed but admitted to probate on testimony of Jeremiah Crabb and Thomas Henry Hall friends of the deceased.
      Tract: "Easy Purchase." 38, 705
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      Mrs. Priscilla Crab 81.360 Page £544.4.4 Mar 16 1763 Jun 10 1763
      (also Priscilla Crabb)
      Appraisers: John Bateman, John Duvall.
      Creditors: Stephen West, Jeremiah Crabb.
      Next of kin: Edward Crab, Jeremiah Crabb.
      Administrator: Capt. Henry Wright
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      1752-1756 Frederick County MD Land Records {Patricia Abelard Andersen}
      1010-1012. Williamson Bruce recorded 12 Mar. 1756, made 16 Feb. 1756 between Jeremiah Crabb of C for 145 pS GB, sells parcel called "Deer Park," beginning at a glade of Muddy Branch, a little to the eastward of the Indian path running thence north, M&B given for 458 acres. Signed Jeremiah Crabb before Morda Jacob, Rob't Tyler. Deed ack. before Justices of C above, and at same time, the wife of the said Jeremiah Crabb, being privately examined released dower right. Receipt. AF paid
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      1752-1757 Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records Liber NN [Abstract by Mike Marshall]; Page 420. At the request of William Bowie, the following Deed was recorded February 23, 1756
      Indenture made February 11, 1756; Jeremiah Crabb and Lucy Crabb his wife of one part and William Bowie, gentleman of the other part. Whereas William Bowie and Thomas Harwood, Jr., by one bond or obligation bearing date January 4, 1754 became jointly and severally bound with the aforesaid Lucy Crabb, Administrix of Baruch Williams, late of PGCo, deceased unto Nathaniel Mastin and Jasper Farmer in the penal sum of 389 pounds 17 shillings and 4 pence sterling conditioned for the payment of 194 pounds 18 shillings and 8 pence sterling and interest on account of a debt due and owing from Baruch Williams. And whereas Baruch Williams by his last will and testament devised unto Lucy {Williams his wife} a tract called "Hopson's Choice" being part of "Darnall's Grove" containing 200 acres. and whereas William Bowie hath paid and discharged the 194 pounds 18 shillings and 8 pence sterling and interest with his own proper money and the residue by other means. Now this Indenture witnesseth that Jeremiah Crabb and Lucy Crabb his wife in consideration of 150 pounds sterling paid by William Bowie and the further sum of 5 shillings has sold the aforesaid tract called "Hopson's Choice" being part of "Darnall's Grove" and beginning in the line of land formerly Samuel Duvall's being the beginning of a tract formerly Abraham Clarks containing 200 acres. Signed Jeremiah Crabb, Lucy Crabb, in the presence of and acknowledged before Mordecai Jacob, Robert Tyler and at the same time Lucy Crabb wife of Jeremiah Crabb relinquished her right of dower.
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      1752-1756 Frederick County MD Land Records {Patricia Abelard Andersen}
      1064-1065. Richard Duckett and Thomas Williams recorded 7 June 1756, made 24 May 1756 between Jeremiah Crabb ofC planter, for 79 pounds 16 shillings, 10 pence sterling, GB, sells tract called "Valentine's Garden Enlarged," containing 500 acres more or less. Signed Jeremiah Crabb before Morda Jacob, Robt Tyler. Deed ack, and at same time Lucy Crabb, wife of Jeremiah released dower right. Receipt. AF paid.
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      1757-1759 Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records Liber PP [Abstract by Mike Marshall]; Page 191. At the request of Thomas Chittim the following Deed was recorded October 11, 1758
      Indenture made September 16, 1758; Jeremiah Crabb, planter and Lucy Crabb his wife, in consideration of 46 pounds 2 shillings currency paid by Thomas Chittim has sold a tract called "Addition to Bacon Hall" containing 100 acres and lying near the nead of a branch that runs into the Pine Branch of the Eastern Branch of Potomack River. Signed Jeremiah Crabb, Lucy Crabb in the presence of and acknowledged before Mordecai Jacob, Robert Tyler and at the same time Lucy Crabb w/o Jeremiah Crabb relinquished her right of dower
      September 16, 1758; Received of Thomas Chittim 46 pounds 2 shillings currency it being the consideration for the within mentioned land which land was conveyed to me in discharge of so much part of a judgment recovered in the provincial court by the said Thomas Chittim and Thomas Hilleary against the estate of Baruch Williams, deceased. Witnesseth, Jeremiah Crabb, Robert Tyler
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      1767-1769 Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records Liber BB 2 [Abstract by Mike Marshall]; Page 360. At the request of Margery Belt the following Bill of Sale was recorded February 18, 1769
      I Jeremiah Belt in consideration of the love and affection which I have and bear unto my beloved daughter Margery Belt as also for diverse other good causes and considerations me thereunto moving has given her one Negro girl named Chance now in possession of Jeremiah Crabb. In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and affixed my seal this February 8, 1769, Jeremiah Belt in the presence of Thomas Watkins, Jr., Richard Duckett, Jr. and acknowledged before Richard Duckett, Jr.

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