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

James Greniffe

Male Bef 1647 - 1694  (> 47 years)


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  • Name James Greniffe 
    Birth Bef 1647 
    Gender Male 
    Death 26 Sep 1694  Anne Arundel County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I31173  Tree1
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2024 

    Father Maryland Greniffe 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F20409  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anne Howard,   b. Abt 1645, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 26 Sep 1694, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 49 years) 
    Children 
     1. John Greniffe,   b. Abt 1661, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 18 Jan 1709, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 48 years)  [Father: natural]
     2. James Greniffe,   b. Bef 1683, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 24 Dec 1703, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - inventory Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 20 years)  [Father: natural]
     3. Samuel Greniffe,   b. Bef 1683, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 20 Aug 1703, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 20 years)  [Father: natural]
     4. Hannah Greniffe,   b. 21 Jan 1690, Norfolk County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Abt 1731, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 40 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F13200  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
    • Grenef, James, A. A. Co.,2nd Feb., 1686-7; 26th Sept., 1694.
      To Thomas Littfoot, 5 A. adjoining his intended mill.
      To son John and hrs., dwelling plantation.
      To son James and hrs., ½ land on the neck at Galloway's Cove, Patapsco R.
      To son Samuel and hrs., part of sd. tract.
      To dau. Hannah and hrs., residue of tract afsd.
      To 4 child. afsd. and hrs., residue of lands at majority.
      To Thomas Taylor and brother John Howard, personalty.
      To wife Ann, extx., personalty.
      Overseers: Brother Samuel Howard, And. Norwood.
      Test: And. Norwood, Jno. North. 11. 115.
      By codicil dated 20th Jan., 1690; sister Catherine - is bequeathed personalty
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      Greneff, James, A. A. Co., 21st Feb., 1686; 21st Jan., 1690.
      To wife Ann, extx., dower rights.
      To son John and hrs., dwelling plantation (unnamed).
      To James and hrs., 1/2 of land. on Galloway's Cove, Patapsco River.
      To son Samuel and hrs., other 1/2 of land afad.
      Todau. Hannah, land (unnamed).
      To Thomas Littfot, 10 A.
      To brother, John Howard, personalty.
      Residue of estate to child. afsd & Sons to be of age at 21 yrs.
      Overseers : Brother Samuel Howard, and Andrew Norwood.
      Test: Jno. North.
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      James Greneff 11A.21 W AA £62.13.10 Feb 21 1686 Nov 20 1691
      Bequests: wife Ann Greeniff (executrix), son John Greneff, son James Greneff, son Samuel Greneff, daughter Hanna Greneff, Mr. Thomas Littfot, Thomas Taylor, brother John Howard, sister Cathrin (no surname given).
      Mentions (friends): brother Samuell Howard, Mr. Andrew Norwood, Abraham Child.
      Witnesses: Andrew Norwood, John North.
      Date of codicil: January 20, 1690.
      Witnesses: John Wilmote„ Joseph Peake.
      Sureties: John Browne (merchant), Gabrill Parrott (merchant), John Gresham (also
      John Gressam (merchant)).
      Witnesses: Nicholas Greenberry, Henry Ridgley, Henry Bonner.
      Executrix renounces duties.
      Date of inventory: January 12, 1690.
      Items shown by widow and Moses Dunce.
      Appraisers: Gabrill Parrott, John Gressam.
      ===
      Maren Duvall 13A.234 I AA £947.5.8 Sep 3 1694
      The amount of the inventory also included #81302.
      Appraisers: James Sanders, Samuell Young.
      List of debts: Richard Jones, John Larkins, John Nicholdson, John Boyd, Edward Carter, Samuel' Young, Richard Rawlins, John Jacob, Ellinor Pindill, Hugh Abrahams, John Selman, Francis Swanson, John Young, John Best, Thomas Seaborne, Charles Harrison, Robert Goldesborrow, Thomas Everton„ Robert Morris, Samuel Austin, Mr. Story, Benjamin Clarke, Thomas Cheney, Richard Cheshire, William Cotter, John Duvall, Edward Snelling, William Jones, Sr., William Jones, Jr., Richard Galloway, Daniell Richardson, George Cape, Mordica Moore, Maj. Ninian Beale, John Merriton, Gabriell Parrott, Francis Johnson, George Burgas, John Elsey, James Ellis (dead), Dr. Hunt, Leonard Wayman, Nicholas Aldridge, Cortne Crotof, Robert Gott.
      List of bad debts: Richard Rhodes, Abell Hill (dead), Thomas Teaton (runaway), Joseph Story, George Parker (dead), Arthur Herrin (runaway), James Greenif (dead), John Lanslet (runaway), John Rasterick (runaway), William Hooker (runaway), Toby Barrington Tomas Tuldersby (runaway).
      Mentions: Philips (commander), Nicholas Smith (commander "Hopewell")
      consigned to Michaell Yoakly, Samuell Philips (commander "Baltimore"), John Harris (commander "James & Benjamin") consigned to Perry & Lane, John Broomskell (commander "Ruth") consigned to Perry & Lane.
      Mentions: dispute between widow (unnamed) and executor (unnamed).

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