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

Female Lanham

Female Abt 1761 - Bef 1788  (~ 26 years)


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  • Name Female Lanham 
    Birth Abt 1761  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Death Bef 1788  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I53062  Tree1
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2024 

    Father Edward Lanham,   b. 1731, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 7 Apr 1791, Prince George's County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 60 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Susannah Page,   b. 16 Jan 1732, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 28 Jul 1797, Montgomery County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 65 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage Abt 1751  King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F11963  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Joseph Clarkson,   b. 1749, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1792, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 44 years) 
    Marriage Abt 1777  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Samuel Clarkson,   b. Bef 1788, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F13797  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2024 

  • Notes 
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      PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY, MARYLAND WILLS; Liber T No. #1; 1790-1796;
      Folio 303 EDWARD LANHAM 01/25/1791 04/07/1791
      "being weak and low in Body
      Bequeaths to:
      1 Richard Lanham --son
      40 have all of the lands which testator possesses on the east side of die road which leads through testator's lands from Pisacattaway to Marlborough
      -named executor of the with along wi testator's widow
      2. George Horatio Lanham --son
      -to have all the lands to the west side of the road which leads through testators lands from Piscataway to Marlborough
      3. Mary Humphrey --daughter
      -to have Negro "Bob" and "Amey" and to be left in the care of testator's executors for her use
      -to have a house and garden and firewood during her "distrest Condition or widowhood.' if she should be a widow
      4. Samuel Clarkson --grandson
      -to have the Negroes now in the possession of Joseph Clarkson being "Jem— and "Lin"
      5. Susannah Lanham --wife
      -to have for her widowhood all the houses where testator now five on both sides of the above named road in her thirds of the land
      -to have the remainder of the estate which is to be divided w/sons Richard and George and she is not to be disturbed of the household furniture for her widowhood excepi for a bed in case of any of testator's children leaving her
      Witnesses: John Clarvoe, Richard Ball, Richard Bryon, Jr.
      Then came: Richard Ball and Richard Bryon, Jr.
      Note: the testator signed the will in his own hand
      Then came: Susannah Lanham (by note of hand) and renounced her right to act as executrix of the will

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