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

Elvira Hamilton

Female Abt 1766 - Aft 1791  (~ 26 years)


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  • Name Elvira Hamilton 
    Birth Abt 1766  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Death Aft 1791  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I56663  Tree1
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2024 

    Father Burditt Hamilton,   b. Bef 1734, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 25 Jun 1784, Durham Parish, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 50 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Eleanor Anne Wade,   b. Bef 1748, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 21 Jan 1808, Charles County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 60 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage Bef 1764  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F23917  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family George Dent Hardy,   b. 1 Mar 1762, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1791, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 30 years) 
    Marriage Abt 1782  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F31644  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2024 

  • Notes 
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      Charles County Maryland Will Book AL-12, 1801-1808, {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 507.
      Eleanor Ann Hamilton, Will, December 7, 1807; January 21, 1808
      I, Eleanor A. Hamilton of CC,being sick and weak in body, but of sound and disposing mind, memory and understanding;
      To daughter Arthelia Hamilton, negroes, Harry and Caroline Barry, 1 gray mare, 1 bed and furniture.
      To daughter Hecatissa Wade, negroes Jim and Suck, 1 gray mare.
      To granddaughter Clarinda Burditt Hardy, negro Maria, 1 bed, bedstead and furniture.
      Item: It is my will and desire that my daughter Arthelia Hamilton should take care of my granddaughter Clarinda Burditt Hardy, she being afflicted, till her marriage or death.
      To son Pliny Hamilton, negro Tom.
      To granddaughter Eleonar Ann Hamilton, negro Nelly.
      To granddaughter Eleonar Ann Lanham, ½ dozen silver tea spoons and 1 pair silver sugar tongs.
      To daughter Julia Lanham, 1 mahogany tea chest.
      To daughter Delilah Hamilton, ½ dozen silver table spoons,
      Item: the residue of my property equally divided amongst my children and grandchildren, namely; Simpronia Lanham, Julia Lanham, Lucy Dent Hardy, Eleonar Ann Hamilton, Cordelia Wade Hardy, Thomas Dent Hardy & Olivia George Hardy.
      Executor: daughters Hecatissa Wade and Arthelia Hamilton
      Signed: December 7, 1807 Eleanor A. Hamilton
      Wit: John Mitchell, Richard B. Meek, Gerard Robertson
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      1784-1785 Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records Liber FF 2 [Abstract by Mike Marshall]; Page 257. At the request of Henry Hardey the following Deed was enrolled June 2, 1785
      Indenture made May 31, 1785; George Dent Hardey in consideration of 20 pounds currency paid by Henry Hardey, Jr. has sold one lot in Piscattaway being part of a tract called "Leith" and beginning at a stone standing near the main road that leads from Piscattaway to the bridge on the west side of the road and containing 1 acre. Signed George D. Hardey in the presence of and acknowledged before Thomas Clagett, Fielder Bowie and at the same time Elvira Hardey wife of George D. Hardey relinquished her right of dower
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      Charles County Land Records 1790-1792; Liber K#4; Page 270. May 7, 1791 from George Dent Hardy and Elvira Hardy, his wife, of Prince Georges County, to Col. John Hoskins Stone of CC, for 108 £, all that tract of land in Durham parish in CC called Mountjoy, originally, on May 24, 1764, granted to or taken up by William Beck, bounded by Sisson's path, containing 62 acres, George and Elvira Hardy shall be permitted, during the time that either of them possesses, in their own right, a tract of land called Woodberry Harbour, lying on Potomack River in CC, whereon Eleanor Ann Hamilton now lives, to enter upon Mountjoy, and make use of any wood on Mountjoy for the use of Woodberry Harbour. Signed - Geo. D. Hardey, Elvira Hardey, Wit - Wm Baker, Joseph N. Baynes (Prince Georges County JPs). This deed was acknowledged in Prince Georges County. Certified by John Read Magruder. Clk of Prince Georges County Court Recorded May 26, 1791.
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      1790-1791 Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records Liber JJ 2 [Abstract by Mike Marshall]; Page 581. At the request of John Adams the following Deed was recorded August 10, 1791
      Indenture made August 8, 1791; Benjamin Reeder, merchant of Charles County, Maryland in consideration of 15 pounds current money paid by John Adams of PGCo has sold one acre of land lying in Pisacattaway Town being part of a tract called "Leith" deeded by George Dent Hardey to Benjamin Reeder on September 28, 1785 beginning at the west line of Henry Hardey's lot sold to him out of the aforesaid tract on May 31, 1785 by George Dent Hardey and on the west side of the main road leading through Piscattaway to Upper Marlborough; and further warrants that if Elvira Hardey w/o George Dent Hardey does not make over her right of dower that the said Benjamin Reeder is to pay John Adams the sum of 2 pounds current money and Benjamin Reeder is not to be liable for any such default in the title of the deed. Signed B. Reeder in the presence of and acknowledged before Thomas Clagett, Joseph N. Baynes and at the same time Eleanor Reeder w/o Benjamin Reeder relinquished her right of dower

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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Nanjemoy or Durham Parish: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 461-561: MOUNTJOY: 62.5 acres; Possession of - 62.5 Acres - Muncaster, James: Surveyed for James Muncaster, 2 Sept 1746, lying in Charles County in Dunham Parish adjoining to the lands of James Muncaster, beginning at a bounded red oak standing by a path [?] path on the North Side Thereof. Patented 18 March 1746.: Other notes - {mm Note; not identified to a specific Hundred. Location identified by watercourse or nearby tract.},
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Riverside: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 346-24: WOODSBERRY HARBOUR: 300 acres; Possession of - 300 Acres - Lampton, Mark: Surveyed 27 July 1667 for James Lee on the North Side Potomac river near a march called the half way between MARYLAND POINT and Nanjemoy Creek this land was vested in John Hitchinson who died without heir. Whereby it came to be escheated to his Lordship and granted John Allen who assigned the same to John Fanning & patent in Fanning name 1677 yearly rent. : Other Tracts Mentioned: MARYLAND POINT;

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