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

Leonard Brooke

Male Abt 1668 - 1718  (~ 50 years)


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  • Name Leonard Brooke 
    Birth Abt 1668 
    Gender Male 
    Death 2 Apr 1718  St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2383  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Father Baker Brooke,   b. 16 Nov 1628, Battle, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 26 Mar 1679, Delabrooke Manor, Calvert County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 50 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Anne Calvert,   b. 23 Jun 1645, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1714, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 68 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage Abt 1664  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1762  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anne Boarman,   b. 1675, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Bef 1718, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age < 42 years) 
    Marriage Abt 1691  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Anne Brooke,   b. Abt 1695, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [Father: natural]
     2. Eleanor Brooke,   b. Abt 1700, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 16 Oct 1760, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 60 years)  [Father: natural]
     3. Jane Brooke,   b. Bef 1715, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1738, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 25 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F1764  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
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      Brooke, Leonard, gent.,St. Mary's Co.,1st Nov., 1716; 2nd Apr., 1718.
      To dau. Elinor and hrs., "Hardshift."
      To dau. Jane and hrs., "Haphazard," always providing that 150 A. of sd. land be excepted for use of the plan. now thereon, and sd. plan. for the use of two daus., Jane and Ann, and their hrs.
      To dau. Anne and hrs., tract of land lying in fork of the creek that runs to Col. Henry Lowe's landing.
      To son Charles and hrs., residue of real estate and personalty. Residue of personal estate to four child. afsd. and delivered to them as they arrive at maturity.
      Shd. any of afsd. child. die during minority and without issue, their share in est. to pass to survivors. Shd. all afsd. child. die before attaining majority or without issue, estate, real and personal, to be equally divided bet. cousins Richard and Leonard Brooke.
      Exs.: Bro.-in-law Raphael Neale and cousin Richard Brooke.
      Test: Chas. Hutton, Thos. Ashton, Thos. Dillon. 14. 486.
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      Mr. Leonard Brooke 1.53 SM £836.9.9 Apr 2 1718
      Appraisers: John Spalding, Thomas Gardiner.
      Creditors: John Atkinson, Clement Gardiner.
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      Leonard Brooks 2.276 A SM £333.9.3 £333.9.3 Oct 14 1719
      Payments to: William Biscoe, John Langley, Robert Ford.
      Distribution to (children, equally): Eliner, Charles, Jane, Anne.
      Executrix: Raphaell Neale (surviving executor).
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      Leanord Brooke 1.368 A SM £336.9.9 £66.16.6 Mar 24 1718/19
      Received from: John Langley, William Shurley, Charles Hoskins, Elisabeth Waters, Mildred Mahany.
      Payments to: John Atkinson on account of Archibald Johnson, Thomas T. Greenfield, Jos. Alvey, John Tuney, Charles Hulton, T. T. Griendfield, Capt. Genifer, Thomas James, Thomas Goshing, Mrs. Wildman, his Excellency John Hart, Esq., William Bladen, Esq., Thomas Bordley, Cont. Aisquith.
      Executor: Raphael Neale (surviving executor).
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      Power (Powers), Nicholas, St. Mary's County, 27th May, 1712; 12th June, 1712.
      To sons Nicholas and Joseph and to daus Mary, personal estate. Sons to be of age at 21 yrs. and dau. at 16 yrs. Son Joseph to live with Mr. Poulton, and dau. with Mrs. Jean Doyne (probaly Jane Saunders wife of Ethelbert Doyne)
      to Wm. Hunter, Mr. Poulton,, Francis Carles, Elinor Knott, Mary Kilton and Thomas Dillon, personalty.
      Ex.: Edward Cole.
      Test: Leonard Brooke, John Parnham. 13.430.
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      Mr. Richard Brooke 3.54 -- £451.6.4 Aug 6 1719 Nov 5 1719
      Appraisers: Henry Lowe, Edward Cole.
      Next of kin: Thomas Bruke, {Brooke} Jr., Joseph Micoy.
      Administrator/Executor: Mr. Leonard Brooke.
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      Charles County Land Records, Liber C#2 Page 181
      4 May 1710; Recorded at request of Patrick Callihon:
      15 Apr 1710; Indenture from Raphaell Neale and Mary his wife, to Patrick Callihon; for 3,800# tobacco; a parcel of land on the east side of Mattawoman River; bounded by John Land or Quarter, Cow Branch and 400 acres sold by Leonard Brooke to Francis Green; containing 200 acres; /s/ Rall. Neale, Mary Neale, Thomas Sympson, Mary Sympson (mark); wit. Wm. Harbert, Robert Gates; 15 Apr Raphaell Neale and Thomas Sympson ack. ?; Mary Neale and Mary Simpson ack. deed; 1 May 1710 Patrick Callihan paid alienation
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      Charles County, Maryland Liber L#2, Page 99. At the request of Edward Clement of CC, planter, the following deed was recorded this Aug 25, 1723.
      Jun 15, 1723 from Raphael Neale (Neal) of CC, gent, and Mary, his wife, to Edward Clement of CC,._planter, for 6000 lbs of tobacco, a certain tract of land, being part of a tract of land called St Matthews, lying in CC on the west side of the Main fresh of Portob. or St. Thomas creek bounded by the afd land called St. Matthews formerly sold by Leonard Brooke and Anne, his wife, to Mr. Francis Green, containing & then laid out for about 200 acres. Signed -`Raphael Neale, Mary Neale. Wit - Walter Story*, John Fendall*

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