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

Matthew Howard

Male Abt 1675 - 1700  (~ 25 years)


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  • Name Matthew Howard 
    Birth Abt 1675  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death 28 Mar 1700  Anne Arundel County, Maryland - inventory Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I34117  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2024 

    Father Matthew Howard,   b. 1640, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 12 Jan 1692, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 52 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Sarah Dorsey,   b. 1652, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Bef 3 Oct 1691, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age < 39 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage 1667  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F13198  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Mathew Howard 20.86 I AA £123.16.l0 Mar 28 1700
      Appraisers: Robert Eagel, Thomas Homwood (also Thomas Homewood).
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      Mathew Howard 23.108 A £143.18.2 £143.18.2 Apr 12 1703
      Payments to: W. Taylard, Blanch Rutten, Mr. John Brice due to Capt. John Worthington.
      Administratrix/Executrix: Mrs. Susannah Crouch (alias Susannah Howard) (executrix of John Howard).

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      Brome, John, Calvert Co., 20th Sept., 1736;
      26th Jan., 1738.
      To son John and hrs., lower pt. of "Island Neck," and "Stonsby," provided he nor any of his hrs., lay claim to upper pt. of "Island Neck," which is bequeathed to grandson Henry and hrs.; and personalty.
      To son Thomas and hrs., lands bou. of Darby Hernly, also land bou. of Edmond Hernly, a gore of land belonging to "Island Neck," a tract in Dorchester County, on world's End Ck.; tract on Nanticoke, same Co.; and personalty.
      To grandson Henry, son of Henry Brome, and hrs., the upper pt. of "Island Neck;" sd. grandson dying without issue, or before age of 21, sd. lands to son Thomas and hrs.
      To dau. Anne Travers, certain personalty during life; to pass to her son Matthew Travers, Jr.
      To dau. Margarett Rawlings, personalty.
      To daus. Elizabeth and Sarah, personalty to be delivered. them when their mother shall see fit. Shd. either die before receiving legacies to be divided bet. Grandsons John, Henry, son of Henry, and John Hooper Brome or the survivors of them.
      To wife Ann, extx., dwelling house with 1/3 of land during life; residue of personal estate.
      Test: James Duke, William Dawkins, Jr., Matthew Howard. 22. 9.
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      Howard, Mathew,A. A. Co.,3rd Oct., 1691; will was written
      12th Jan., 1692.
      To son John and hrs., 160 A., "Howard's First Choice," commonly called "Howard's Quarter Plantation;" ½ of 500 A., "The Adventure," and ½ of 500 A., "Poplar Plain."
      To son Mathew and hrs., residue of "The Adventure” and of "Poplar Plain" afsd.; also part of "Hopkin's Plantation," and 22½ A. of "Howard's Addition."
      To dau. Sarah Worthington and hrs., 276 A., "Howard's Range;" 200 A., "Howard's Pasture," on s. side Magothy R., and 130 A., dwelling plantation (unnamed).
      To son John Worthington, to grandsons, John Worthington, John and Matthew Howard, and to 3 brothers, viz., John, Samuel, and Philip Howard, and their wives, personalty.
      Son Mathew and dau. Sarah Worthington residuary legatees of estate, real and personal. Sd. Mathew to be of age at 21 yrs.
      Exs.: Dau. Sarah Worthington and her husband.
      Test: Rich'd Horner, Patrick Murphey. 2. 22
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      Mathew Howard, Sr. 25.54 A AA £150.7.1 £179.14.5 Feb 26 1704
      Mentions: first husband of the executrix as Col. John Worthington, Mrs. Susannah Crouch (late Susannah Howard (executrix of John Howard (administrator of Mathew Howard))).
      Payments to: wife (unnamed) of Murry, Abell Browne, Otho Holland, Richard Jones, Robert Jones, William Chew, Henry Ridgley, Henry Bonner, Thomas Reynolds, Richard Owings, John Milner, John Howard for Mr. Cranford, Patrick Murphy, Robert Proctor, William Smith, Brooks, Capt. Hanslap, John Pettit, Mr. Howard left to 2 grandsons his 2 sons Math. & John, Col. Edward Dorsey for Mr. Taylor.
      Legatees: John Samuell & Phillip Howard, Sarah Worthington, John Howard, Mathew Howard, John Worthington, John Worthington (grandson).
      Distribution to: Mathew Howard (son), Sarah Brice (daughter).
      Executrix: Sarah Brice, wife of John Brice
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      Dorsey, Joshua, A. A. Co., 28th Feb., 1687; 21st June, 1688.
      To wife Sarah,1/3 of estate, real and personal.
      To cousins, John, Samuel, and Matthew Howard, and Sarah
      Dorsey, personalty.
      To only son John, residue of estate, real and personal. Exe.: Brothers Edward and John Dorsey.
      Test: Jno. Rockhould, Thos. Blackwell, Jno. Rockhould, Jr., Joe. Robinson, Edw. Houle. 6. 8
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      Sarah Cocks 16.101 I £93.5.11 May 25 1698 Jun 20 1698
      Appraisers: Mathew Howard, Richard Moss.

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