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

Joseph Walker

Male 1715 - 1803  (87 years)


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  • Name Joseph Walker 
    Born 24 Dec 1715  Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 29 Nov 1803  Prince George's County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I53487  Tree1
    Last Modified 27 Sep 2022 

    Father Charles Walker,   b. 1669,   d. 30 Oct 1730, Prince George's County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Rebecca Isaac,   b. 1679, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1767, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1694  Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Marylan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5559  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Turner,   b. 17 Mar 1723, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1794, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 72 years) 
    Married Abt 1738  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Rebecca Walker,   b. 1743, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1801, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)  [natural]
     2. Elizabeth Walker,   b. Bef 1740, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1803, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 65 years)  [natural]
     3. Richard Walker,   b. Abt 1741, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1803, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years)  [natural]
     4. Ruth Walker,   b. Abt 1742, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Berkeley County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     5. Zadock Walker,   b. Abt 1743, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     6. Sarah Walker,   b. Abt 1744, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     7. Joseph Walker,   b. Abt 1738, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1782, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 44 years)  [natural]
     8. Rachel Walker,   b. Bef 1766, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     9. Dorcas Walker,   b. Bef 1761, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1786, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 27 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 27 Sep 2022 
    Family ID F160  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Prince George's County, St. John's and Prince George Parishes Maryland State Census 1776, pg 52
      Joseph Walker, 54: 23: 20: 14
      Elizabeth Walker, 52: 18: 16: 13: 9
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      Prince George's County MD Will Book Liber T No. #1; 1803-1808;
      Folio 560 JOSEPH WALKER 05/17/1797 11/29/1803
      "being weak of body
      Bequeaths to:
      I. Richard Walker --son
      -to have all the lands whereon testator now lives
      -to have 1 copper still
      -to have Negro man "Pompey" on condition
      -named executor of the will
      2. Elizabeth Owings --daughter
      -when Richard takes receipt of Negro "Pompey" to pay the value of him to her
      -to have Negro girl "Phebe"
      -to have I pair of mill stones
      3. Rebecca Beck --daughter (eldest daughter)
      -to have 5 pounds current money
      4. Rachael Prather --daughter
      -to have Negro man "Will"
      5. Ruth Tabb --daughter
      -to have Negro girl "Nell" whom she has in her possession
      6. Zadock Walker --son
      -to have Negro man "Sam"
      7. Sarah McNew --daughter
      -to have Negro woman "Jinne" Negro girl "Priss" Negro girl "Easter" and Negro boy "Ben"
      -remainder of the estate to be divided among her, Rebecca, Elizabeth, Rachel and Ruth
      8. Joseph Walker --grandson
      -to have Negro boy "Harry
      -Joseph and testator's son Zadock to have Negro man "Bob" as joint property
      9. Mary Turner --granddaughter
      Elizabeth Turner --granddaughter
      Leathy Turner --granddaughter {daughters of Darka and John Turner
      Arainna Turner --granddaughter
      -to have each the sum of 10 pounds current money and should any of them die before arriving at the age of 16 then the share to be divided among the survivors
      Witnesses: Gabriel P. Van Horne
      Henry Culver
      James W. Perry
      Then came: the three above named subscribers to the will
      Note: the testator signed the will in his own hand
      ===
      Prince George's County MD Will Book Liber T No. #1
      1790-1796;
      Folio 345 ELIZABETH TURNER 05/15/1792 08/09/1794
      "being in perfect health of Body ..."
      Bequeaths to
      1. Sarah (Turner ?) --daughter
      -to have Negro men "Harry" "Will" Negro women "Rose- 'Judy" Negro boy 'Tom
      2. Rachel Turner --daughter
      have Negro man "Frank" Negro woman "Lily" and Negro boy "Dick" Negro girls "Milly" Lucy" "Senny"
      -Sarah and Rachel to have all Stock of horses, cattle, hog's and sheep and all household furniture and moveable estate
      -named executrixes of the will
      3. Shadrack Turner --son
      -to have 1 cow and calf
      4. Phillip Turner --son
      -to have still, cap, and worm
      5. William Goe --son-in-law
      -to have 5 shillings and no more
      6, Joseph Walker --son-in-law
      -to have 5 shillings and no more of the escate
      7. Heirs of daughter Ann Hamilton
      -to have 5 shillings and no more
      Witnesses: James Edmondston, John ingleheart
      Moses Hervy (mark)
      Then came: Moses Hervey and John Ingleheart
      Note: the testatrix signed the will with her mark
      ===
      Capt. John Pritchard 19.179 A PG £331.10.4 £422.4.8 Oct 30 1742
      Received from: John Brashere, Thomas Chittum, Otho Brashere, Margarett Mariartie,
      Col. Colvil on account of John Miles, Col. Charles Bowman, Richard Jones, Joseph Walker, Osburn Sprigg for John Brown, William Brewster, Osburn Sprigg for Jonathon Simmonds.
      Payments to; Samuel Soumine, James Colemur, widow (unnamed), Br. John Hamilton,
      Col. John Calvil.
      Executrix: Rebecca Tilly.
      ===
      1767-1769 Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records Liber BB 2 [Abstract by Mike Marshall]; Page 115. At the request of Joseph Walker the following Deposition was recorded August 27, 1767
      PGCo Sct, August 8, 1767; this day came Rebecca Walker before me and made oath that she never gave a Negro girl Priss unto Samuel Banks as his right and title but I only let him have her a fortnight and I sent my son Joseph Walker for the Negro girl and the said Banks sent her home to me again and futher saith not. Sworn before James Crow
      ===
      1767-1769 Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records Liber BB 2 [Abstract by Mike Marshall]; Page 157. At the request of Joseph Walker the following Certificate of Stray was recorded November 7, 1767
      PGCo Sct, November 4, 1767; Joseph Walker brought before me an iron gray horse taken up as a stray, about 10 years old and 13 ½ hands high, branded on the near shoulder. James Crow
      ===
      1767-1769 Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records Liber BB 2 [Abstract by Mike Marshall]; Page 157. At the request of Abraham Clark the following Supersedes was recorded November 24, 1767
      You Abraham Clark, Mordecai Jacob and Joseph Walker do confess judgment to William Evans for the sums 1 pound 5 shillings and 9 pence current money debt and 2 shillings and 6 pence cost which sums were recovered on the fourth Tuesday of March last to be levied on your goods chattles lands or tenements for the use of William Evans in case Abraham Clark shall not pay and satisfy the said sum and costs thereon on February 10th next. Taken and acknowledged before me November 14, 1767, Richard Duckett, Jr.
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1769-1772; Liber AA 2 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 41. At the request of Joseph Walker the following Certificate of Stray was recorded November 29, 1769
      PGCo Sct, November 25, 1769; this day brought before me as a stray a bright bay mare about 13 hands high, no perceivable brand, is shod before, a star in her forehead and a remarkable white spot on the right side of her neck by Mr. Jos. Walker Sr., Joseph Crow
      ===
      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1769-1772; Liber AA 2 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 168. At the request of Joseph Walker the following Certificate of Stray was recorded September 11, 1770
      PGCo Sct, September 11, 1770; Joseph Walker brought before me as a stray a bay mare, about 12 hands high, 9 or 10 years old, branded, paces and gallops, has a ridge main and is docked. Christopher Lowndes

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