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

John Warren

Male 1687 - 1714  (26 years)


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  • Name John Warren 
    Born 1 Oct 1687  William & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 Feb 1714  William & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2290  Tree1
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2022 

    Father Humphrey Warren,   b. 1652, Poynton, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1695, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Margarey Cage,   b. 1655, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1697, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 41 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Bef Jul 1680  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1314  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Judith Townley,   b. Abt 1692, Wicomico Hundred, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1722, William & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 30 years) 
    Married Between 6 Aug 1709 and 20 Nov 1711  William & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Warren,   b. Abt 1711, William & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 1764, William & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years)  [natural]
     2. Anne Warren,   b. Abt 1712, William & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1771, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 59 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F1625  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      The will of John Warren dated 12 Aug 1713, proved 13 Feb 1713/14 in Charles Co Md. was witnessed by John Maddox, Alexander Contee & Thos. Lewis. He devised to his wife Judith Warren the 500 a. dwelling plantation and Hatton's Point. He divided the remaining property between his two daughters, Mary Warren and Anne Warren. Mary Warren, born 1707, married Notley Maddox Jr, son of Notley Maddox Sr. & Margaret Goldsmith. Mary Warren received from her father tracts Rich Thicketts with 500 a. adjoining tracts The Hills and Warren's Discovery. Anne Warren received "The Tanyard" and "Smoot's Purchase". Judith Townley Warren married John Bruce by 30 Jan 1716/17 and had at least four more children by him. [10]
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      John Warren 3.201 CH £.149.10,0 Mar 16 1719
      Re-appraised by: Walter Storey, Robert Yates.
      Creditors: Samuell Hanson.
      Approvers: John Smoot, Gerard Ocaine
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      John Warren 3.16 A CH £164.12.0 £214.3.8 May 6 1720
      A second inventory is cited in the amount of £123.15.0.
      Received from; John Loften, Robertt King, John Steuart, John Duley
      Payments to: Samuell Love, Darby Ocane, Capt. Thomas Dent, Mr, Samuel Hanson, John Sanders, Gerard Ocain, Dr. Gustavus Brown, Dr. Pelletear, Mr. Manning, Samuell Hanson, Benamin Warren, John Neal.
      Distribution to (equally): 2 children (unnamed).
      Executrix: Judith Bruce (relict), now wife of John Bruce,
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      Judith Warren, wife of John, was among the legatees of Anne Lynes of Charles County who died in 1711, leaving personalty, not only to Judith Warren, but to certain grandchildren of Penelope Theobald Land by her daughters Mary Land Story and Penelope Land Douglas. Although there are no relationships stated, the heirs of Anne Lynes, and her husband Philip Lynes who died in 1709, constitute a sphere of influential
      persons touching, perhaps marginally, on the lives of the children of George and Susanna Scrogin.

      John Warren also appears to have died at an early age, leaving his Wife Judith and two minor daughters Mary and Anne. In his will, which was dated 12 August 1713 and proved on 13 February 1713 (1714), he left the tract of land that he inherited from his father Humphrey, who bought it from John Gooch, to daughter Anne and the tracts called The Hills and Warren's Discovery, which were the legacy of his brother Benjamin, to daughter Mary: [The Maryland Calendar of Wills, Volume IV, Liber 13, folio 627.]

      To dau. Mary and hrs., Rich Thicketts with tract 50 A., ------, adjacent, also The Hills, Warren's Discovery and personalty
      To dau. Anne, tract, ------, formerly belonging to John Gooch, The Tanyard, Smoot's Purchase, now in tenure of Edward Lloyd, and personalty. Should Either dau. afsd. die during minority, sd. lands to pass to survivor
      To wife Judith, extx., and hrs., dwelling plantation and land Hatton's Point, she being reversionary legatee in event of daus. afsd. dying during minority
      Test: Jno. Maddox, Alex. Contee, Thos. Lewis.
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      Charles County Circuit Court, Birth, Deaths & Marriage Records, Liber Q
      Warren, John, s/o Humphrey and Margery Warren Of Wicomico, b. 1 Oct 1687
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      Barton, William, Prince George's County, 19th Apr., 1703; 6th Nov., 1705.
      To wife Sarah, extx., dwelling plantation and part of "The Exchange" adjoining sd. plantation, also use of
      "Perrywood" during minority of dau. Katharine, and testator's part of "The Exchange."
      to dau. Katharine, land as afsd., at majority.
      to dau. Sarah and hrs., lands in possession of father, Wm. Barton, adjoining Zachiah Swamp, also 100 A., "The Addition." also 300 A. on N. side Swanson's, alias Fradsham's Creeke, formerly part of Hugh Stanley's land.
      to Thomas Gant and hrs., 100 A., part of "Barton's Hope.
      to dau. Sarah afsd., residue of 11 4 Barton's Hope"
      to son-in-law Bazil Waring, 300 A., part of " Hadlow in Chas. Co.; to revert to wife Sarah should he die during minority or without issue.
      to son-in-law Marsham Waring, to cousin Elizabeth Smoote, and to John Warren, personalty.
      to wife Sarah and child, afsd., residue of personal estate. Child. to be brought up in Church of England.
      (By codicil dated 19th April) 1703, testator devises to John Nathan Smoote and his brother William,, 400 A., "Barton's Hazard" on N. side Zachiah Swamp., provided they make over to their brothers Thomas and Charles Smoote, 400 A., bequeathed them by their father Thomas Smoote; otherwise sd. "Barton's Hazard" to go to daus, Katharine and Sarah afsd.
      Also devises certain personalty to sister Margaret Hungerford.
      Trustees, in event of death of wife during minority of child., Thos. Brooke, Thos. Greenfield, John Wight, Col. Walter Smith, Samuel Queen and Thos. Smoote.
      Test: Thos. Greenfield, Benjamin Berry, Jno. Warren. 3.643
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      Warren, Benjamin 3rd Feb., 1705-6; 11th Feb., 1705-6.
      To son Humphrey, 3/2 personal estate.
      To wife Elizabeth residue of personal estate.
      In event of death of son afsd. during minority, and of wife during widowhood., 2/3 of estate to pass to father., Walter Story and 1/3 to brother John Warren.
      Exs.: Wife Elizabeth and father Walter Story afsd.
      Test: Richd. Morris, Jno. Haly and Matthew Murfle. 743.
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      Capt. John Bayne 22.32 I £705,14.4 Jul 10 1702
      Servants mentioned: Jos, Cooper, John Bryon (boy), Anthony Conylfboy), John Magraugh (boy), Hugh Dowen, James Rye (boy), Sawny Rose, Wi xam Gwen, Thomas Suickett and wife (unnamed)--Cites 2 children (unnamed), Alexander Mills (boy), John Bom (boy), Robert Manhaine (boy), Thomas Day.
      Appraisers: Capt. Phillip Briscoe, Capt. Henry Hardy.
      Mentions: Walter Bayne, Benjamin Warren, John Warren, Pry. Smallwood, Ebsworth Bayne.
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      Contee, John, Col., gentleman,Chas. Co.,-- -- 1708; 21st Aug., 1708.
      To nephew John, son of brother Peter, personalty.
      To son-in-law John Coates, 2 parcells of land left him by his father, John Coates.
      To mother Grace Contee and sister Agnes Berry, of England, "Effton Hills" and "Rozebury" in Chas. County, also to sd. mother, money to purchase rings for relatives ---------in England.
      To brother Peter, of Barnstable, England, plantation________ near Popes' Creek and land bought from John Baker.
      to neph. Alexander, son of sd. brother Peter, 327 A., part of "Walberton Manor" at Piscataway, Chas. County, bought of John and Luke Gardiner, also a plantation --------., 100 A., in Chas. County, nr. land of Oliver Burch's and John Noes.
      To 3 children-in-law (by marriage with Mrs. Charity Coates, widow of John Coates), viz., Charity, Charles and William., personalty at majority.
      to the ministry, personalty.
      Wife Mary and hrs., extx. and residuary legatee of estate real and personal, including 1000 A., "Baltimore's Bounty," 1000 A., "Rozer's Refuge" on Port Tobacco Creek, 2 tracts ----- in Chingumuxon, bought of Edward Rockwood, 1 tract bought from John Speake, and "'Buck Range" in Balto. Co. Personalty to include that also in England and Virginia.
      Proved by Will not signed.
      Depositions of Philip Lynes,, Francis Searson,, John Frasier (Clerk Rector of Port Tobacco Parish), Col. James Smallwood, Eliza: Berry, spinster, aged 30 yrs., Alex Contee, gent., aged 17 yrs., John Courts, gent., aged 17 yrs., John Warren, aged 21 yrs, 12.276.
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      Lynes, Ann, Chas. County, 20th Nov., 1711; 17th Dec., 1711
      To Mary Chismund and hrs., goddau. Ann, dau. of James Tyre; Anne Hoskins, wife of Col. Philip Hoskins; Frances wife of Col. Rice Hoe, in Va.; Major Walter Story, Sarah Story, dau. of sd. Walter and Mary, his wife; Robert Yates; Mary, wife of Philemon Hemsley; Rice Hooe and hrs; Judith, wife of John Warren; Eliza:, wife of Benjamin Douglass, and Mary, dau. of Joseph and Penelope Douglas., personalty.
      To: Robert Yates, Brittish boy John Radfield., in payment of debt due by late husband.,
      To: John, eld. son of Col. John Seymour (late governor), and his hrs., 1000 A., "Belleconnell," on Elk R.
      Ex,: Maj. Walter Story,
      Test: Michael Martin, Matthew Scarborough., Henry Ayres. 13. 325.
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      Notley Warren 33B.24 A CH £219.11.4 £264.5.1 Aug 1 1712
      Payments to: Vestry of Portobacco Parish by John Bayne (administrator of Notley Warren), Thomas Warren for judgment against Notley Warren (executor of Humphrey Warren), Walter Story (executor of Thomas Burford) paid by Anne Bayne (executrix of John Bayne), John Bayne, John Brasher paid by accountant's mother (unnamed) per account against Humphrey Warren, Vestry of Portobacco, John Bayne (accountant's father) Thomas white per Gilbert Clark, Mrs John Bayne, John Courts, Thomas Bordley,
      Mentions: "his said father John Beane's estate".
      Administrator: Walter Bayne (administrator of John Bayne (administrator of deceased)).
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      Charles County Land Records, Volume III
      Charles County Circuit Court Land Records, 1702/3 - 1707
      Liber C#2, Page 123
      Recorded at request of Samuell Hanson:
      19 Nov 1708; Quit Claim from John Warren, Gent., to Samll. Hanson and his wife, extx. of Benjamin Warren, Gent., dec'd; land late in the Possession of Benjamin Warren, dec'd, bro. of John Warren; 190 acres part of a tract called "The Hills "containing a total of 240 acres; bounded by Humphrey Attwicks, Thomas Mitchell, "Wicomico Field" now possessed by Thomas Read; /s/ John Warren; wit. Wm. Herbert, Robert Yates, Thomas Court; 19 Nov 1708 John Warren ack. deed for 190 acres to Samuel Hanson and his wife Elizabeth for the life of sd. Elizabeth
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      Charles County Circuit Court, Land Records, Liber D#2, Page 19
      22 Oct 1712; Recorded at request of Edward Turner:
      17 Oct 1712; Indenture from John Warren, Gent., to Edward Turner; lease of 150 acres called WARREN'S DISCOVERY; /s/ John Warren; wit. Ubgatt Reeves, Alex. Contee
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      Charles County Land Records, Liber F#2, Page 84
      27 Jan 1715/6; Recorded at request of John Bruce:
      21 Jan 1715; Indenture from Judith Warren, widow, relict of John Warren, dec'd, to John Bruce; for 5s; a parcel of land on the Wicomico River formerly granted Thomas Hatton, Gent.; bequeathed by John Warren to his widow Judith; containing 500 acres; /s/ Judith Warren (mark); wit. Jno. Fendall, Geo. Dent; ack. by Judith Warren 10 Jan 1715
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      14 Jan 1708/9; William Dolton registers cattle mark
      Recorded at request of Samuell Hanson:
      19 Nov 1708; Quit Claim from John Warren, Gent., to Samll. Hanson and his wife, extx. of Benjamin Warren, Gent., dec'd; land late in the possession of Benjamin Warren, dec'd, bro. of John Warren; 190 acres part of a tract called The Hills containing a total of 240 acres; bounded by Humphrey Attwicks, Thomas Mitchell, Wicomico Field now possessed by Thomas Read; /s/ John Warren; wit. Wm. Herbert, Robert Yates, Thomas Coart; 19 Nov 1708 John Warren ack. deed for 190 acres to Samuel Hanson and his wife Elizabeth for the life of sd. Elizabeth
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      Charles County Land Record Book G#3, 1756-1761; Page 529. Lease. Jan 27, 1761 from Stephen Compton of CC, planter, and Mary, his wife, formerly Mary Warren, to Zachariah Compton of CC, planter, for 10 shillings, a tract of land in CC commonly called Warrens Discovery, containing about 280 acres, which same tract of land was devised to sd Mary by her father, John Warren. This is a lease for the natural life of sd Stephen Compton, and for no other use, paying yearly 1 shilling sterling if required. Signed - Stephen Compton, Mary Compton. Wit - John Winters, Robt Horner. Recorded Apr 15, 1761.
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County, Maryland Hundred - Port Tobacco: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 304-18: HILLS, THE: 200 acres; Possession of - 200 Acres - Hoskins, Philip Col: Surveyed 17 Aug 1654 for James Manns on the West side of Port Tobacco Creek.: Other Tracts Mentioned: HARWOOD; ; ; other notes - Resurveyed into HARWOOD, 8 Aug 1726, folio 408, 150 Acres - Walter Hanson from Notley Maddox; 22 June 1730,
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County, Maryland Hundred - Piccawaxen or Wm&Mary: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 299-81: WARRENS DISCOVERY: 280 acres; Possession of - 280 Acres - Warren, John : Surveyed 31 July 1683 for Humphrey Warren: Conveyance notes - John Warren son of Humphrey Warren,
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County, Maryland Hundred - Piccawaxen or Wm&Mary: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 301-99: TANYARD: 79 acres; Possession of - 79 Acres - Warren, John : Surveyed 28 Nov 1688 for Humphrey Warren: Other notes - John Warren Son of Humphrey Warren,
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County, Maryland Hundred - Wicomico: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 285-14: WEST HATTON: 500 acres; Possession of - 500 Acres - Warren, John: Surveyed 22 June 1663 for Thomas Hatton on the West side of Wicomico River.: Other notes - 500 Acres - John Bruce from Judith Warren 21 Jan 1715,
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County, Maryland Hundred - Wicomico: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 285-18: SMOOTE PURCHASE: 100 acres; Possession of - 100 Acres - Warren, John: Surveyed 9 July 1673 for Richard Smoote at a bound black oak the first bound tree of the land of WICCOCOMICO FIELDS.: Other Tracts Mentioned: WICCOCOMICO FIELDS; other notes - John Warren, son of Humphrey Warren,
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County, Maryland Hundred - Wicomico: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 284-7: SMOOTELY: 400 acres; Possession of - 400 Acres - Warren, John: Surveyed 25 Jan 1652 for William Smoote on the West side Wicomico River beginning at a marked oak the boundary tree of John Hatch: Other notes - John Warren, son of Humphrey Warren
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County, Maryland Hundred - Wicomico: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 284-10: SMOOTEWOOD: 240 acres; Possession of - 240 Acres - Warren, John: Surveyed (blank) for William Smoote the patent of which bears date 26 May 1648 on the West side of Wicomico river: Other notes - John Warren, son of Humphrey Warren,

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