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

Thomas Simpson

Male 1750 - Aft 1782  (> 33 years)


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  • Name Thomas Simpson 
    Birth 1750  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death Aft 1782  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I51891  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Father Joseph Simpson,   b. 1705, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 10 Aug 1782, Prince George's County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 77 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Sarah Noe,   b. 1705, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1782, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 78 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage Abt 1725  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F18401  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY, MARYLAND WILLS; Liber T No. #1; 1778-1783
      Folio 153 JOSEPH SIMSON 10/29/1780 08/10/1782
      Bequeaths to:
      I. Thomas Simson --son
      -to have all of the land lying on the south side of the main road
      -to have 1 cow big with calf
      2. Juda Simson --daughter
      - to have all the land lying on the north side of the road but not until after widow's death -to have one cow with calf
      3. Lyda Simson --daughter
      - to have 1 large chest and I bed and furn., 1 iron pot
      4. John Simson --son
      -to have I shilling and no more of the estate
      5. William Simson --son
      -to have 1 shilling sterling
      6. Gilbert Simson --son
      -to have 1 shilling sterling
      7. James Simson --son
      -to have 1 shilling sterling
      8. Joseph Simson --son
      -to have I shilling sterling
      9. Elizabeth Simson --daughter
      -to have I shilling sterling
      10. Susannah Simson --daughter -to have I shilling sterling
      11. Anne Simson --daughter
      -to have 1 shilling sterling
      13. Wife
      -to have all of testator's lands for her natural life
      -all legacies are to be paid after widow's decease
      -named executrix of the will
      Witnesses: Henry Humfrey
      Daniel Frazer
      Phillip Locker
      Then came: Daniel Frazer and Phillip Locker
      Note: the testator signed the will with his mark

      === Contributed by Ralph D. Smith

      Apr. 1774 - The Prince George's Co., Md. administration account of George Hardy/Hardey shows that Hardy's estate received a payment from Thomas Simpson.
      Source: Skinner, V. L., Jr., "Abstracts of the Administration Accounts of the Prerogative Court of Maryland, 1771-1777," p. 117.

      1778 - Thomas Simpson took the Oath of Allegiance to Maryland before the Hon. Thomas Clagett.
      Source: Peden, Henry C., Jr., "Revolutionary Patriots of Prince George's County, 1775-1783," p. 272.

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