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

Judith Simpson

Female 1755 - 1805  (50 years)


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  • Name Judith Simpson 
    Birth 1755  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Death 9 Mar 1805  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Burial Saint Johns Episcopal Church Cemetery, Fort Washington, Prince George's County Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I51892  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 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

    Family Timothy Keith,   b. Abt 1751   d. Aft 1793, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 43 years) 
    Marriage Abt 1771  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F29969  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
    • https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=21430698
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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
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      1790-1791 Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records Liber JJ 2 [Abstract by Mike Marshall]; Page 81. At the request of Michael Lowe the following Deed was recorded June 5, 1790
      Indenture made June 5, 1790; Timothy Keith and Juda Keith his wife in consideration of 5 pounds paid by Michael Lowe has sold that parcel of land devised by Joseph Simpson to his daughter Juda [Judith] Simpson called the "Two Johns" lying on the north side of the main road. Signed Timothy Keith, Juda Keith (and relinquished her dower) in the presence of and acknowledged before John Smith Brookes, Samuel Hepburn
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1793-1794; Liber JRM 2 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 157. At the request of Michael Lowe the following Deed was recorded August 13, 1793
      Indenture made August 13, 1793; Whereas James Gordon, Henry Riddell, John Campbell, John Campbell, Jr., Alexander Low and William Ingram did in court at April and September Terms 1791 did recover judgment against John Simpson heir at law and Timothy Keith and Juda Keith his wife devisees of Joseph Simpson fo the sum of 77 pounds 16 shillings and 6 pence current money the penalty of a bond and 600 pounds of tobacco cost of suit to be released on the payment of 25 pounds and 8 pence current money and interest thereon and costs of suit upon which judgment writs of fieri facias was issued to the sheriff to levy the lands of Joseph Simpson in the hand of John Simpson and Timothy Keith and Juda Keith his wife; whereupon William Dent Beall, sheriff by virtue of the writ did enter on part of the "Two Johns" containing 75 acres and expose it to sale and Michael Lowe was the highest bidder for the price of 46 pounds and 6 pence current money of Maryland which was paid. Now this indenture witnesseth that William Dent Beall, sheriff in consideration of the premises and sum of money has sold to Michael Lowe the aforesaid tract. Signed William Dent Beall, sheriff in the presence of and acknowledged before John Smith Brookes, Joseph N. Baynes

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