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

Sarah Howard

Female 1673 - 1726  (53 years)


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  • Name Sarah Howard 
    Birth 1673  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Death 21 Dec 1726  St. Margaret's, Westminister Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I53416  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2024 

    Father Matthew Howard,   b. 1640, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 12 Jan 1692, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 52 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Sarah Dorsey,   b. 1652, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Bef 3 Oct 1691, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age < 39 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage 1667  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F13198  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 John Worthington,   b. 12 Jan 1650, Sharston Hall, Manchester, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 7 May 1701, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 51 years) 
    Marriage 1686  All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Thomas Howard Worthington,   b. 8 Jan 1691, St. Margaret's, Westminster Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 3 Apr 1753, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 62 years)  [Father: natural]
     2. William Worthington,   b. 16 Apr 1694, St. Margaret's, Westminster Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 22 Nov 1770, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 76 years)  [Father: natural]
     3. Sarah Worthington,   b. 10 Jan 1696, St. Margaret's, Westminster Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 16 Mar 1721, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 25 years)  [Father: natural]
     4. John Worthington,   b. 12 Jan 1689, St. Margaret's, Westminster Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 12 Dec 1765, St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County. Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 76 years)  [Father: natural]
     5. Charles Worthington,   b. 20 Dec 1701, St. Margaret's, Westminster Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 24 Mar 1774, Darlington, Harford County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 72 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F13164  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2024 

    Family 2 John Brice,   b. Abt 1665, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 22 Dec 1713, St. Margaret's, Westminister Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 48 years) 
    Marriage 16 Dec 1701  St. Margaret's, Westminster Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Brice,   b. 24 Sep 1703, St. Margaret's, Westminster Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Bef 1705, St. Margaret's, Westminster Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age < 1 years)  [Father: natural]
     2. John Brice,   b. 4 Nov 1705, St. Margaret's, Westminster Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 24 Sep 1766, St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 60 years)  [Father: natural]
     3. Anne Brice,   b. 30 May 1708, St. Margaret's, Westminster Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 16 Jul 1765, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 57 years)  [Father: natural]
     4. Rachel Brice,   b. 13 Apr 1711, St. Margaret's, Westminster Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 21 Jul 1788, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 77 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F13177  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
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      Brice, Sarah, widow,A. A. Co.,13th April, 1725; 30th Dec., 1726.
      To dau. Anne Denton and hrs., 130 A. "Howard's Inheritance," Severn R., bou. from son Wm. Worthington, son-in-law Nicholas Ridgley and dau. Sarah his wife; £50 in full of her pt. of estate. Neither she nor son-in-law Vachell Denton to be charged for any sallery for what was pd. them on acct. of the sd. Anne's father's estate.
      To dau. Rachell, £130 and personalty.
      To son Charles Worthington, £300 and personalty.
      To granddaus. Sarah (R.), Rebecca (R.), Rachel (R.), Ruth (R.) and Anne Ridgley, sons John (W.), Thomas (W.) and William Worthington and wives of sd. sons, sons-in-law Nicho. Ridgley and Vachell Denton, cousins James Butcher and John Brice, personalty.
      To son John Brice and hrs., residue of real estate; and personalty.
      To grandchild., viz. son John Worthington's child, son Thos. Worthington's child. and dau. Sarah Ridgley's child., residue of personal estate.
      Son John B. and dau. Rachel B. to be pd. their portion of their father's estate according to bal. remaining in the commissary's office.
      Exs.: Sons Thomas W. and John B.
      Test: Cha. Hammond, Robert Jubb, Judith Danenlen.
      Codicil: 13th March, 1725.
      To son William Worthington and son-in-law Vachell Denton, £30 each.
      To 2 grandchild. born to sons John W. and Wm. W. since making of above will an equal share in personal estate.
      Test: Robert Jubb, Elizabeth Fleet, Judith Davelen. 19, 264.
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      Father: Matthew Howard b: 1640
      Mother: Sarah Dorsey b: 1642
      ===
      Sarah Brice (widow) 12.420 AA £1206.10.11 Feb 6 1726 Mar 24 1726
      Appraisers: Philip Jones, Robert Tubb. Creditors: Charles Carroll, A. Fraser. Next of kin: John Worthington (son), William Worthington (son).
      Executors: MM Thomas Worthington, John Brice.
      ===
      Sarah Brice 13.31 AA £50.11.7 Jan 1 1726 Apr 8 1728
      Appraisers: Phillip Jones, Robert Jubb.
      Executors: Mr. Thomas Worthington, Mr. John Brice.
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      Sarah Brice 8.554 A AA £1206.10.11 £3270.13.11 Apr 8 1728
      A second inventory is cited in the amount of £50.11.7.
      Received from: MM George Hatley & Thomas Mercer (merchants in London), Frances Dorsey, Mr. Nicholas Ridgley, George sleicomb, Charles Worthington, Vachell Denton, Vachel Denton, William Penington, Alexander Stuart, Mordicai Hammond, Humphry Hogan, Nicholas Ridgley, John Gray, Thomas Rowles, Charles Hamond, Joseph Pogue, Nicholas Shepard, William Robinson, Phillip Jones, William Bennet, William Beckingham, John Earnshaw, Robert Bailey, John Clark, William Mattox, Thomas Reynolds, Jr., Ambross Nelson, Jr., John Hurd, William Dainty, Thomas Fairbrother, Christopher Holyfield (alias Christopher Holywood), Robert Jubb, Richard Johnson, Rachell Johnson, Mary Kitely, William Kirbe, Robert Marshall, Humphry Meredith, Samuell Muistrie, Thomas Robinson, John Robinson, William Smith, Thomas Wright, Henry Wright, William Hancock, John Howard, Thomas Buckingham, Rebecka Aldress, Richard Womsly, John Frizzell, William Frizell.
      Payments to: Alexander Frazer, Charles Carroll, James Govane, Thomas Brook & William Holland, John Beale, Mr. Philip Hamond in right of his wife Rachell Ramon (her portion of estate of her father Mr. John Brice (dead)), John Brice (his portion of estate of his father Mr. John Brice (dead)), Phillip Jones & Robert Jubb.
      Legatees: Nicholas Ridley, William Worthington, Sarah Worthington, James Butcher, John Worthington, Vachel Denton, Ann Denton, Charles Worthington, Rachell Brice paid to Phillip Hamond, Phillip Hamond, Thomas Worthington, John Brice.
      List of debts: John Roberts (runaway).
      Executors: Mr. Thomas Worthington, Mr. John Brice.
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      Sarrah Brice 11.422 A AA £10.2.3 Jun 30 1732
      Received from: Mr. George Hatley, Wiliam Yealdhall, Isaak Frizell, William Bennet, Mich. Grimes, Stephen Mason, Christopher Hollywood, John Carter, Ebenezer Pumphrey, Adam Shipley, Mary Boyce (1/3 portion of estate of James Boyce), James Govane, Will. Wilshair, John Buckingham, Mathew Ashley, John Cornelius, William Earnshaw, Richard Johnson, Ann Mead, William Robinson, William Smith, John Todd, Jos. George, Simervell Howard, Gidjon Howard, William Frizell, Elisabeth Hiliard for debt of Daniell Hiliard, John Roberts, John Beale.
      Payments to: accountants for suing John Hurd, accountants for suing John Cornelius, Charles Calvert, Esq., Vachel Denton, Esq.
      Executors: Thomas Worthington, John Brice.
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      Dorsey, Joshua, A. A. Co., 28th Feb., 1687; 21st June, 1688.
      To wife Sarah,1/3 of estate, real and personal.
      To cousins, John, Samuel, and Matthew Howard, and Sarah Dorsey, personalty.
      To only son John, residue of estate, real and personal.
      Exe.: Brothers Edward and John Dorsey.
      Test: Jno. Rockhould, Thos. Blackwell, Jno. Rockhould, Jr., Joe. Robinson, Edw. Houle. 6.8
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      Howard, Mathew,A. A. Co.,3rd Oct., 1691; will was written 12th Jan., 1692.
      To son John and hrs., 160 A., "Howard's First Choice," commonly called "Howard's Quarter Plantation;" ½ of 500 A., "The Adventure," and ½ of 500 A., "Poplar Plain."
      To son Mathew and hrs., residue of "The Adventure” and of "Poplar Plain" afsd.; also part of "Hopkin's Plantation," and 22½ A. of "Howard's Addition."
      To dau. Sarah Worthington and hrs., 276 A., "Howard's Range;" 200 A., "Howard's Pasture," on s. side Magothy R., and 130 A., dwelling plantation (unnamed).
      To son John Worthington, to grandsons, John Worthington, John and Matthew Howard, and to 3 brothers, viz., John, Samuel, and Philip Howard, and their wives, personalty.
      Son Mathew and dau. Sarah Worthington residuary legatees of estate, real and personal. Sd. Mathew to be of age at 21 yrs.
      Exs.: Dau. Sarah Worthington and her husband.
      Test: Rich'd Horner, Patrick Murphey. 2. 22
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      Mathew Howard, Sr. 25.54 A AA £150.7.1 £179.14.5 Feb 26 1704
      Mentions: first husband of the executrix as Col. John Worthington, Mrs. Susannah Crouch (late Susannah Howard (executrix of John Howard (administrator of Mathew Howard))).
      Payments to: wife (unnamed) of Murry, Abell Browne, Otho Holland, Richard Jones, Robert Jones, William Chew, Henry Ridgley, Henry Bonner, Thomas Reynolds, Richard Owings, John Milner, John Howard for Mr. Cranford, Patrick Murphy, Robert Proctor, William Smith, Brooks, Capt. Hanslap, John Pettit, Mr. Howard left to 2 grandsons his 2 sons Math. & John, Col. Edward Dorsey for Mr. Taylor.
      Legatees: John Samuell & Phillip Howard, Sarah Worthington, John Howard, Mathew Howard, John Worthington, John Worthington (grandson).
      Distribution to: Mathew Howard (son), Sarah Brice (daughter).
      Executrix: Sarah Brice, wife of John Brice
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      Worthington, John, A. A. Co., 4th Apr., 1699 ; 7th May, 1701.
      To wife Sarah, extx, life interest in dwelling plantation and all personalty.
      To son John and hrs., 400 A., dwelling plantation on Severn R.
      To son Thomas and hrs., 450 A., "Greenberry's Forest," and 350 A., "Lewis' Addition," both nr. Magothy R. son William and hrs., 130 A., " Howard 's Inheritance, " 200 A. where Richard Beard's mill now stands, and 270 A. nr. Bodkin Ck., Patapsco R.; also a parcel of woodland ground, being a part of Wm. Hopkins', as appears by will of Mathew Howard, decd.
      To dau. Sarah, personalty.
      Test: Roger Newman, Jno. Rigbie, Ann Hales. 11 83.
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      Capt. John Worthington 25.64 A AA £481.15.6 £14.15.5 Aug 18 1705
      List of sperate debts: William Taylard, John Petit (merchant in London), William Crouch and his wife Susannah for Math. Howard, Thomas Freeborne, John Freeman, Manus Devorne, Gabrill Gittings, Richard Horner, John Samberland, John Hammond, John Rigby, Gov. Blakiston, Katherine Cullens, William Pining, Edward Chapman, Richard Beard, Nicholas Sporne, John & Sarah Clarke, Thomas Beason, Michaell Singiler, Thomas Blackwell received of Roger Newman, William Jones, Capt. Emms.
      List of desperate debts: Otho Holland, Richard Kilborne, William Mole (runaway), Rose Symes (poor, old).
      Payments to: Thomas Emms, William Taylard, Robert Rogers, Jeffry Gray. Executrix: Sarah Brice, wife of John Brice.
      ===
      Manus Devoran 21.190 A £84.11.3 £115.14.0 Mar 12 1701
      Payments to: Mr. John Welch, Mr. John Hammond, Jr., Katherine Gaynon, Mrs. Sarah Worthington, Alexander Graves, Christopher Vernon, sheriff for the administrator of estate of Stephen Francis, William Taylard, John Stanley, Mr. Edward Hancox, Mr. Regnier.
      Executrix: Dinah Devoran (also Dinah Owley).
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      Thomas Blackwell 23.178 A #8404 #19063 May 8 1702
      Payments to: Mr. Giles Wiggoner, John Dorsey, Dr. Robert Hooper, Mr. Lawrence Agar, Joseph Regnier, Mr. Robert Finley, Mr. Charles Carroll, Mrs. Sarah Worthington, Benjamin Williams, W. Taylard, Thomas Reynolds.
      Administrator/Executor: Mr. Roger Newman.
      ===
      Brice, John, A. A. Co.,8th Dec., 1713; 22nd Dec., 1713.
      To dau. Ann and hrs., 266½ A., "Hopkin's Plantation" and "Howard's Addition" bought of Mathew and John Howard.
      To dau. Rachell and hrs., 200 A., "Doderidge Forrest" and residue of 250 A., "Kendall's Delight."
      To brother Thomas Brice, of London, sawmaker, personalty, to be paid him by "my” master, Benjamin Hattley.
      To John Butcher, of London, eld. son of sister Eliza: Butcher, of Goose Grave, Northamptonshire, and to Thomas and Francis Butcher, sons of sister afsd., personalty.
      To cous. James Butcher and hrs., land bought of James Yieldhall.
      To cous. John Brice and hrs., 140 A., "Merrikin's Purchase" and "Pt. Look Out," nr. long bridge saw mill.
      To sons-in-law and dau.-in-law, viz., John, Thomas and William Worthington, and Sarah Ridgley, personalty.
      To son-in-law Charles Worthington and hrs., 900 A., "Brice's Share" on n. side falls of Patapsco R., and £50 as per marriage bond.
      To child.-in-law afsd., £10 each, it being money which testator and brothers gave bond for, for Chas. Worthington in county court office by error in supposing him to be the unborn child at date of the drawing of the will of his father, Capt. John Worthington; however, sd. child died and sd. Charles having nothing by will of his father afsd., etc. (See will.)
      To wife Sarah, extx., plantation and 127 A., "Baron Neck," bought of Lord Balto. by escheat, and residue of lands in fee simple or by mortgage.
      Test: Thos. Tate, James Sweetlove, John Davis, Robert Jubb, Robert Ednye. 13. 589.
      ===
      Henry Merriday (planter) 6.2 A AA £39.4.5 £40.17.8 Jun 8 1724
      Mentions: Robert Boone, John Burle, Benjamin Batley.
      Received from: Thomas Bond (merchant in London).
      Payments to: Charles Graham, Amos Garrett, Esq., Allexander Frazer, Elinor Finks, Thomas Kitely, Edward Mason, William Worthington, Sarah Meriday, Robert Boone assigned to Sarah Meriday, William Rogers, John Buckingham, John Burle, Robert Boone, Thomas Brook & William Holland & Thomas Addison, Esq.
      Administratrix: Mrs. Sarah Brice.

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