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

Mary Dent

Female Bef 1750 - 1808  (> 58 years)


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  • Name Mary Dent 
    Birth Bef 1750  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Death 1 Jun 1808  Prince George's County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I55957  Tree1
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2024 

    Family Daniel Morris,   b. 1743, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 9 Nov 1807, Prince George's County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 64 years) 
    Marriage Bef 1766  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Anne Morris,   b. 22 Jun 1766, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1807, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 42 years)  [Father: natural]
     2. Mary Dent Morris,   b. 15 May 1768, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1807, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 40 years)  [Father: natural]
     3. John Morris,   b. Abt 1770, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1807, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 38 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F27515  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2024 

  • Notes 
    • === this may not be this Mary because of the mention of son Levin
      Prince George's County MD Will Book Liber T No. #1; 1803-1808;
      Folio 654 MARY MORRIS 01/20/1801 06/01/1808
      "being weak in Body . .."
      Bequeaths to:
      I. Levin Morris --son
      -to have a tract of land called "Coxon's Rest" whereon testatrix now reside beginning at a Spanish oak near the head via draft which leads to the Tinker's Branch thence north ....to the 1st beginning tree and cont. 100 acres
      Witnesses: Joshua Sheriff
      Thomas Sheriff (mark)
      Then came: the two above named subscribers to the will
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      Prince George's County MD Will Book Liber T No. #1; 1803-1808;
      Folio 646 DANIEL MORRIS 01/18/1807 11/09/1807
      "being of sound mind Memory and understanding ..."
      Bequeaths to:
      I. Mary Morris --wife
      -to have all of testator's estate both real and personal for her single life
      2. Mary Simson --daughter
      -to have after widow's death or marriage the sum of 1 shilling
      3. Nancy Ball --daughter
      John Morris --son
      Mary Summers--granddaughter
      -at widow's death or remarriage to divide all the estate among them
      4. Richard Ball --grandson
      -at, widow's death or remarriage to have 10 pounds out of the estate before being divided among the ahove named
      5. Bennet, Ball
      John Morris
      -named executors along w/ testator's widow
      Witnesses: Francis Walker (mark)
      Zachariah Walker (mark)
      Then came: the two above named subscribers to the will
      Note: the testator signed the will with his mark

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