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

Stephen Cawood

Male Aft 1674 - 1735  (< 60 years)


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  • Name Stephen Cawood 
    Born Aft Oct 1674  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 15 Oct 1735  Charles County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3396  Tree1
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2021 

    Father Stephen Cawood,   b. 1630, Pontefract, York, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1676, during war with Susquahannock Indians Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Anne Cole Terrett,   b. Abt 1654, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 10 Aug 1686, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 32 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 10 Oct 1674  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1923  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Cox,   b. Abt 1674, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1748, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Married Abt 1690  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Cawood,   b. 1693, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1769, Berkeley County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)  [natural]
     2. Anne Cawood,   b. Abt 1694, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1754, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years)  [natural]
     3. William Cawood,   b. Abt 1695, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1761, Charles County, Maryland - inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years)  [natural]
     4. Mary Cawood,   b. Abt 1696, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1737, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years)  [natural]
     5. Thomas Cawood,   b. Abt 1697, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1766, Charles County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years)  [natural]
     6. Stephen Cawood,   b. 1700, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1767, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)  [natural]
     7. Hester Cawood,   b. Abt 1702, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1752, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 51 years)  [natural]
     8. Penelope Cawood,   b. Abt 1710, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1783, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2021 
    Family ID F1418  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Cawood, Stephen, Sr, Charles Co,, 9th Sept, 1735; 15th Oct, 1735.
      To son John and hrs, part of 'Hull" (for desc. see will).
      To son William and male hrs, residue of "Hull" after decease of wife; sd. son dying without male issue, sd. land to pass to son Thomas and male hrs.; he dying without male issue to son Stephen and hrs.
      To wife Mary, extx, part of "Hull" during life and use of entire personal estate; at her decease personalty to be divided among sons and daus, viz.: Stephen, Thomas, William, Anne Thomas, Mary Willet, Hester Robinson and Penelope Robey and their male hrs.; should wife marry she is to have her thirds and residue divided among afsd. child.
      After decease of dau. Anne Thomas her portion of estate to be divided amongst grandchild. --- (the child. of her former husband, William Atchison).
      Test: Ignatius Windsor, Thomas Bevan, Henry Acton, Jr, Anne Harris. 21. 439.
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      Stephen Cawood 21.241 CH £391.4.11 Dec 19 1735 Feb 4 1735/6
      Appraisers: William Middleton, Thomas Hawkins.
      Creditors: Robert James.
      Next of kin: Thomas Cawood, William Cawood.
      Executrix: Mary Cawood,
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      Stephen Cawood 15.254 A CH £391.4.11 £4.14.11 Dec 15 1736
      Sureties: Thomas Windsor, Thomas Cawood.
      Received from: John Caton.
      Payments to: Daniel Dulany, Esq., Samuel Hanson.
      Executrix: Mary Cawood.
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      Pagget (Padgett), Benjamin, Charles County, 15th April,, 1727; 13th June., 1727.
      To son William and hrs., "Wallnut Thicket."
      To son Benjamin and hrs., "Paggets Purches."
      to wife Mary, extx., personal estate.
      Test: Henry Acton, Sr., Stephen Cawood, Jr., Henry Acton, Jr. 19.184.
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      Prince George's County Land Records, Folio 121a: Indenture, 24 Jul 1704
      From: John Bowleing of Charles County and Mary his wife
      To: John Winn of Charles County
      For 7,000 pounds of tobacco a 200 acre tract of land called The Indian Feild lying in Prince George's County, formerly Charles County; bounded by Mattawoman Fresh; The Indian Feild laid out for 299 acres according to patent is overrun by land called Hull belonging to Stephen Cownrd? {Cawood}
      Signed: John Bowleing and Mary Bowleing
      Witnessed: Henry Pickett and James Hayan
      Endorsement: 24 Jul 1704 John and Mary Bowleing acknowledged deed before John Hawkins and Robert Wade
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      Charles County Circuit Court, Land Records, Liber D#2, Page 74
      1713; Recorded at request of Dr. Samuel Berry:
      2 Oct 1704; Indenture from Stephen Cawood, planter, and Mary his wife, planters, to Dr. Samuel Berry, Gent.; for 3,000# tobacco; a parcel called HOPEWELL; containing 100 acres; /s/ Stephen Cawood; wit. Ubgatt Reeves, Samuel Luckett; ack. 10 Nov 1713 by Stephen Cawood
      Charles County Maryland Circuit Court Records, Liber H#2, Page 231
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      9 Apr 1719; Recorded at request of John Smallwood:
      10 Mar 1718; Indenture from James Smallwood, planter, to John Smallwood, planter; for 5s; a tract called Totsall adjoining a parcel formerly in possession of Michael Ashford called Maredisly; bounded by the main road, Exchange now in possession of Ralph Shaw and land of James Smallwood; certificate of survey 27 May 1680 for 60 acres; also a parcel called Eltham; bounded by Edmond Lyndsey, Ralph Shaw's Exchange; laid out for 75 acres; /s/ James Smallwood (mark); wit. John Sanders, Stephen Cawood; 20 Mar 1718 James Smallwood ack. Deed
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      Charles County Maryland Circuit Court Records, Liber H#2, Page 473
      17 Jan 1721; Recorded at request of Stephen Cawood, planter:;
      30 Sep 1721; Indenture from John Hutchinson, eldest son of William Hutchison late of Prince George's County, to Stephen Cawood, Jr.; for 600* tobacco and other considerations; one half of parcel called Mount Paradise on the south side of Mattawoman; bounded by Aberdeen, Hopewell and Hull; moiety containing 292 acres; /s/ Jo. Hutcheson; wit. James Stoddert, James Stoddert, Jr.; 30 Sep 1721 ack. by John' Hutchison
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      Charles County Land Record Book O#3, 1765-1770; Page 14, Oct 24, 1765 from Stephen Cawood Jr of CC, planter, to James Marshall of Prince Georges County, merchant, for 210 £15 shillings and 6 pence and 4160 lbs of tobacco, a tract of land called Hull, situated, as per patent, in CC upon the main branch of Mattawoman [Cr], being all that part of the sd land called Hull which, after 113 acres is taken from the whole, original tract, according to the bounds mentioned in the will of Stephen Cawood decd, grandfather of the afd Stephen Cawood, bequeathed to his son, John, also 100-acres-possessed-by-Samuel-Berry remains about 387 acres_ Signed - Stephen Cawood Jr. Wit - Walter Hanson*, Jon Dent*. Recorded Oct 24, 1765.
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County, Maryland Hundred - Port Tobacco: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 314-84: HULL: 600 acres; Possession of - 600 Acres - Cawood, Stephen: Surveyed 18 May 1675 Stephen Cawood at a bound White Oak the main branch of Mattawoman a bound tree of the land HOPEWELL: Other Tracts Mentioned: HOPEWELL; Conveyance notes - 100 Acres - Samuel Berry from Stephen Cawood; 2 Oct 1704,
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Port Tobacco: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 314-84: HULL: 600 acres; Possession of - 600 Acres - Cawood, Stephen: Surveyed 18 May 1675 Stephen Cawood at a bound White Oak the main branch of Mattawoman a bound tree of the land HOPEWELL: Other Tracts Mentioned: HOPEWELL; Conveyance notes - 100 Acres - Samuel Berry from Stephen Cawood; 2 Oct 1704,
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Port Tobacco: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 404-175: HULL, ADDITION TO: 140 acres; Possession of - 140 Acres - Stephen Cawood: Surveyed for Stephen Cawood 31 Aug 1725 lying on the South side of Mattawoman Swamp adjoining to a tract of land called HULL and one other tract called PARADISE BEGINNING: Other Tracts Mentioned: HULL; PARADISE BEGINNING; ; {mm Note; not identified to a specific Hundred. Location identified by watercourse or nearby tract.},
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Port Tobacco: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 317-108: ABERDEEN: 428 acres; Possession of - 428 Acres - Bayne, Walter : Surveyed 15 Jan 1688 for Gilbert Clark on the South side Mattawoman : Conveyance notes - 428 Acres - Henry Acton from Walter Bayne; 16 Feb 1708, 428 Acres - John Bayne from Gilbert Clark; 29 Oct 1696,100 Acres - William Marloe from Henry Acton; 8 Nov 1715, , , ,

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