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

Christopher Birckhead

Male 1620 - 1676  (55 years)


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  • Name Christopher Birckhead 
    Birth 20 Sep 1620  St. Mary Redcliffe Parish, Bristol, Wessex (now Avon), England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death 26 May 1676  Anne Arundel County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I34631  Tree1
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2024 

    Father Christopher Birckhead,   b. Abt 1585, Gloucester County, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth Cornish,   b. 3 Apr 1594, Gloucester County, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage 24 Feb 1613  Gloucester County, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F15106  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
     1. Nehemiah Birckhead,   b. Abt 1650, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 18 May 1720, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 70 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F11663  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2024 

  • Notes 
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      Birckhead, Christopher, A. A. County, -- --- ----; 26th May, 1676.
      Will made in Eng.
      Son Nehemiah, ex.
      Test: Col. Saml. Chew. 5. 36.
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      Christopher Birckhead 4.253 I AA #33540 Aug 9 1677
      Appraisers: John Sollers, Nathan Smith.
      List of debts: Samuell Chew, Samuell Lane, Robert Johnson, Henry Bennet, Judith Cumber, Benjamin Brasseur, Edmund Cotten, Humphrey Emmerton, Patrick Hall, James Chillnot, Nehemiah Birckhead, Richard Wells, John Thornbury, Thomas Morgan, Edward Thorly, Thomas Sheppard, Gerrard Hopkins, Abell Hill, John Cobreath, Richard Got, Charles Henan, Nathan Smith, William Cole, Richard Deavor, Richard Bidworth, William Osbourne, William Russell, John Hall, John Stanesbury, Richard James, Alce Jones, William Kent, Francis Dorrington, John Taylor, Joseph Chandler, Thomas Foord & Thomas GullockÔÇ× Edward Gibbs, George Simmons, George Paschall & Alexander Humphreys, John Russell & Henry Vinee.
      Executor: Nehemiah Birckhead.
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      Birkehead, Abraham, A. A. Co., 7th Jan., 1684; 23rd Nov., 1685.
      To only son Abraham, part of "Birkehead's Parcel," bought of testator's brother Christopher Birkehead ; 50 A., "Birkehead's Chance;" 300 A., "Quick Sale;" 100 A., "Birkehead's Mill;" 6-1/2 A., "Birkehead's Addition;" 66 A., "Birkehead 's Rights;'' and 750 A,, '' Birkehead's Chance" on Lyon's Ck., at 18 yrs. of age.
      To wife Anne, execx., personalty.
      To nephs. Nehemiah, Eleazer, and Solomon Birkehead, lands afsd. in event of death of son Abraham without issue
      To sister Margaret Smith, John, Eliza:, Mary, and Margaret, her child.;
      to child (unnamed) of neph. Thomas Rogers, and the Quaker ministry, personalty.
      Overseers: Nehemiah Birkehead, Richd. Harrison, Richd. Purnell.
      Test: Robt. Orms, Robt. Wood, Jno. Elsey, Richd. Thornbury ,
      Jno. Thornbury , Jno. Mills. 4. 173.

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