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

Sarah Mears

Female 1673 - 1744  (70 years)


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  • Name Sarah Mears 
    Born 4 Aug 1673  Cliffs, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 10 Apr 1744  Calvert County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I34628  Tree1
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2022 

    Father John Mears,   b. Bef 1647, Lower Norfolk County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1675, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 28 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Sarah Thomas,   b. Bef 1651, Bristol Parish, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1675, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 24 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 1670  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F22327  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 John Talbot,   b. Abt 1659, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1707, Calvert County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 48 years) 
    Married Bef Sep 1690  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Talbot,   b. 5 Mar 1691, Cliffs, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1737, Calvert County, Maryland - inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)  [natural]
     2. Thomas Talbot,   b. 26 Nov 1692, Cliffs, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Richard Talbot,   b. 12 Jul 1696, Cliffs, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1750, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)  [natural]
     4. Daniel Talbot,   b. 24 Apr 1699, Cliffs, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1746, Calvert County, Maryland - inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)  [natural]
     5. John Talbot,   b. 19 Feb 1702, Cliffs, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     6. Sophia Talbot,   b. 7 Sep 1704, Cliffs, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2022 
    Family ID F22325  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 William Allnutt,   b. Abt 1670,   d. 24 Jul 1742, Calvert County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Married Aft 17 Jul 1710  Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Allnutt,   b. 1711, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1781, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)  [natural]
     2. James Allnutt,   b. 29 May 1713, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1786, Montgomery County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2022 
    Family ID F22326  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Allnut, Sarah, Calvert Co., 11th March, 1743-4; 10th April, 1744.
      To sons William and James, exs., and grandchild. Mary, James and Elizabeth, personal estate.
      Test: Robert Freeland (Quaker), Benj. Leach. 23. 468
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      Sarah Alnutt 29,291 CA £75.17.0 Aug 3 1744 Aug 4 1744
      (also Sarah Allnutt)
      Appraisers: James Heighe, Richard Johns,
      Next of kin: Richard Talbot, William Allnutt.
      Executor: James Allnutt.
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      Sarah Alnutt 20.443 A CA £75.11.0 £67.1.9 Sep 17 1744
      Legatees: William Alnutt.
      Executor: James Alnutt.
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      John MEERES left "lands bequeathed by my father, Thomas MEERES, adjoining brother-in-law John HOMEWOOD" to daughter Sarah TALBOTT. [NJL note: He did NOT say "Sarah Talbot" nor one piece of land. He said "To only child, Sarah, at 16 yrs. of age, land on n. side Severn R. bequeathed testator by father Thomas Meers; 330 A., "Meers," Calvert County, adjoining brother-in-law John Homewood's; 30 A., "Expectation," Calvert County, and 300 A. in Transquaken, Eastern Shore."]
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      Allnutt, William, Calvert Co 21st June, 1742; 24th July, 1742.
      To wife Sarah, 1/3 personal estate.
      To sons William (6th son of Sarah afsd.) and James, exs., residue of estate. James to have plantation.
      Test: James Dossey, Thomas Talbott, Grace Everest, Isaac Monett. 22. 500.
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      Name: Jo Anne Mackby
      Email: jamackby@qx dot net
      Note:
      Sarah (Mears) Talbott m. (2) William Allnutt the only proven Allnutt progenitor of most of this family in America. William Allnutt and Sarah Mears, the Quaker heiress, are my progenitors.
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      Bennett, John, A. A. Co., 29th May, 1695 ; 1st Mch., 1698-9.
      To cous. Mary Harbert of London, Eng., and hrs., 3 parcels of land containing 210 A., viz., "Balls Additional," "Bennett's Ranch," and part of "Thomas's Ranch"; also 200 A., "Davis," on n. side Patapsco R. In event of her death without issue sd. estate to pass to Sarah, wife of Jno. Talbott, and hrs.
      To mother Margery Jones, Providence Dalahyde, and Edward Marshall, personalty.
      Thomas Homewood, ex. and residuary legatee of estate, real and personal.
      Overseers: Rich 'd Warfield, Edm. Duncalfe.
      Test: Wm. Pennington, Rich'd Banks, Thos. Smith. 6. 205.
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      Meers, John, A. A. Co., 17th Apr., 1675; 25th May, 1675.
      To only child, Sarah, at 16 yrs. of age, land on n. side Severn R. bequeathed testator by father Thomas Meers; 330 A., "Meers," Calvert Co., adjoining brother-in-law John Homewood's; 30 A., "Expectation," Calvert Co., and 300 A. in Transquaken, Eastern Shore.
      To sister Sarah, wife of John Homewood, sd. plantations in event of death of dau. afsd. without issue.
      To broth. John Homewood, sd. lands in event of death of both dau. and sister afsd.
      To child. of sister-in-law Eliza, wife of William Cole, of West
      R.; brother-in-law Samuel Thomas, and child. of Thomas Homewood, personalty.
      Exs.: Saml Chew, Philip Thomas and Saml. Thomas, brothers-in-law, Richard Jones.
      Test: Edward Price, Thos. Pazon, Thos. LobIa. 2. 72

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