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

Samuel Griffith

Male 1705 - 1751  (46 years)


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  • Name Samuel Griffith 
    Born 25 May 1705  St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 Jul 1751  Calvert County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I39188  Tree1
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2022 

    Father Samuel Griffith,   b. 1681, St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Nov 1741, Calvert County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Sarah Evans,   b. Abt 1686, St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1725, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 39 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 26 Nov 1702  St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F24696  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Susannah Evans,   b. Abt 1710, Kent Island, Queen Anne County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1751, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years) 
    Married 24 Nov 1726  St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2022 
    Family ID F24698  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Samuel Griffith and Susannah Evans of Kent Island m. 24 Nov 1726
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      GRIFFIN, SAMUEL, Calvert Co. 21 Nov, 1748; 23 Jul, 1751
      To son Benjamin Griffen, half tract of land where he now lives, southmost pt.
      To dau. Elizabeth Griffen, the other half; northernmost pt., adjoining to John Gray on the clifts.
      To wife, plantation where I now live, and at her decease, to dau. Elizabeth Griffen and hrs.
      Balance of personalty to be divided bet. son Benj., and dau. Elizabeth Griffen.
      Thomas Morgan shd. be guardian to dau. Elizabeth Griffin, after my decease.
      Wife and Thomas Morgan, exs.
      Wit: Joseph Skinner, Thomas Freeman, John Games. 28. 224.
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      Samuel Griffen 52.77 CA £211.9.8 Dec 20 1752 Nov 22 1752
      Appraisers: William Harris, William Allnutt.
      Creditors: Sarah & John Somervell, John Beckett, Jr.
      Next of kin: John Griffon, Benjamin Griffen.
      Executors: Thomas Morgin, Anne Griffen.
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      Samuel Griffin/Griffith 55.114 CA £38.14.2 Nov 29 1752 Sep 7 1753
      Appraisers: William Harris, William Allnutt.
      Creditors: John Gray for James Russell, Robert Yoe.
      Next of kin: John Griffen, Benjamin Griffen.
      Executors: Thomas Morgan, Anne Griffith.
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      Samuel Griffin 35.188 A CA £211.9.8 £58.16.2 Sep 7 1753
      A second inventory is cited in the amount of £38.14.2.
      Received from: William Dawkins.
      Payments to: Robert Yoe, John Rigby, Mary Parker, Benjamin Duke, Absolom Kent, Thomas Byrn, Joseph Willson, Jr., Petter Hellen, Thomas Morgin, John Gray (Cliffs), John Becket, Jr., executrix of John Bond, Isaac Freeman, William Harris, Ireland & Somervill, John Johnson (joyner), George Howard, estate of James Somervill, Daniel Dulany, Esq., John Skinner.
      Executors: Thomas Morgin, Ann Griffin

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      Samuel Griffith 27.154 A CA £542.5.8 Nov 11 1749
      Payments to (in equal amounts, their portions): Samuel Griffith, Lucy Griffith, Martha Griffith, Elisabeth wife of Samuel White, Rachel wife of John Stevens, Rebecca wife of Nothey Thomas, Benjamin Griffith, Sarah wife of Lewis Jones, Anne wife of Benjamin Duvall, Lewis Griffith (accountant), John Griffith (accountant), Barthsheba Griffith paid to her guardian John Griffith.
      Executors: Lewis Griffith (Quaker), John Griffith.

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