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

Sarah Anne Magruder

Female 1759 - 1824  (65 years)


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  • Name Sarah Anne Magruder 
    Born 6 Mar 1759  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Nov 1824  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I33475  Tree1
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2021 

    Father Alexander Magruder,   b. 1716, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1779, Prince George's County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth Howard,   b. 1721, William & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1803, Prince George's County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1744  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4821  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Isaac Brooke,   b. 21 Mar 1759, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1785, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years) 
    Married 20 Oct 1780  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Isaac & Sarah Anne Magruder 10-20-1780
    Children 
     1. Thomas Alexander Brooke,   b. 3 Oct 1782, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1824, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2021 
    Family ID F14578  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 William Dent Beall,   b. 8 Nov 1757, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 1829, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 30 Aug 1786  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Isaac Brooke Beall,   b. Abt 1789, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1850, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years)  [natural]
     2. Theophilus Howard Beall,   b. 11 Aug 1787, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1859, Allegheny County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)  [natural]
     3. Mary Beall,   b. Abt 1791, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1806, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 16 years)  [natural]
     4. Elizabeth Howard Beall,   b. 1793, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1837, Georgetown, District of Colombia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2021 
    Family ID F21686  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Folio 119 ALEXANDER MAGRUDER PG 04/12/1779 11/12/1779
      "being of perfect mind, memory, and understanding ..
      Bequeaths to:
      1. Elizabeth Magruder --wife
      -to have for her natural life all testator's lands lying to the westward of the lines beginning in a small branch where it intersects the given line of a tract of land called "Cox Hays" now in testator's possession a little distance above a bridge over the said branch on the main road leading to the ferry and thence running down the said branch until it intersects the 2nd line of the said tract
      -to have Negro man "Bob" and Negro woman "Mary
      -to have over and above the Negroes now in testator's possession
      -to have all of testator's household furniture, plantation utensils of every kind
      2. Alexander Howard Magruder --son
      -to have the lands lying to the eastward of the lands devised to testator's widow being part of 2 tracts of land called "Cox Hays" and the other being "Taylor's Marsh"
      --to have the above lands with conditions that he pay the sum of 500 pounds to testator's widow w/in 6 months
      -named executor of the will
      3. Leonard Magruder --son
      -the 500 pounds Alexander is to pay to testator's widow is for the purpose of educating Leonard
      4. William Magruder --son
      -testator's son Alexander to purchase for William 200 acres of land lying either in Prince George's or Frederick Counties which testator's son William may think of indisputable title and equal quality with the lands of testator's dwelling plantation
      -to have 5 ewes and lambs
      5. James Truman Magruder --son
      -Alexander to make over to James by sufficient deed the testator's dwelling plantation
      6. Susanna (Magruder?) --daughter
      -to have 1 feather bed and fun.
      7. Hezekiah Magruder --son
      -to have testator's surveying instruments
      8. Alexander Magruder --grandson
      -to have Negro girl "Milla" which testator delivered to his father for his use
      9. Leonard Covington --grandson
      -to have Negro girl named "Dica"
      10. Priscilla (Magruder?) --daughter
      Sarah Anne (Magruder ?) --daughter
      Elizabeth Hawkins --daughter
      Rebecca (Magruder?) --daughter
      -remainder of the personal estate to be divided among them and testator's son Leonard and James
      Witnesses: Patrick Clark, Benjamin Robinson, John King
      Then came: Patrick Clark and John King
      Note: the testator signed the will in his own hand
      ===
      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1791-1793; Liber JRM 1 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 60. At the request of John Mackall Gantt the following Deed was recorded November 2, 1791
      Indenture made November 1, 1791; William Dent Beall of PGco in consideration of 750 pounds paid by John Mackall Gantt of Georgetown, Montgomery County, Maryland has sold part of a tract called "Taylorton" which he purchased of Thomas Gantt it being that part which was last purchased of Thomas Gantt grandfather of the said Thomas Gantt of Samuel Taylor and uxor containing 320 acres. Signed Wm D. Beall in the presence of and acknowledged before Robert Bowie, Thos. Gantt and at the same time Sarah Beall w/o William Dent Beall relinquished her right of dower

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