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

Samuel Clarkson

Male Bef 1788 -


Personal Information    |    Notes    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Samuel Clarkson 
    Birth Bef 1788  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Person ID I53063  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Father 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) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Female Lanham,   b. Abt 1761, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Bef 1788, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 26 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage Abt 1777  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F13797  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • ===
      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

Research Links  Find Samuel Clarkson at the following sites -