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

Absalom Kent

Male Bef 1725 - 1759  (> 34 years)


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  • Name Absalom Kent 
    Birth Bef 1725  Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death 1 Mar 1759  Calvert County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I60001  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Father Absalom Kent,   b. Bef 1704, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 27 May 1745, Calvert County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 41 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth Ferguson,   b. Bef 1708, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 16 Dec 1758, Calvert County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 50 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage Bef 1724  Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F21633  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Absolom Kent 67.259 CA £77.3.10 Mar 1 1759 Aug 6 1759
      Appraisers: John Somervell, Isaac Clare.
      Creditors: Samuel Davis, Ireland & Somerwell.
      Next of kin: John Kent, Thomazen Kent.
      Administrator: Joseph Vanswearingan.
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      Absolum Kent 22.339 A CA £330.8.9 £20.3.10 Aug 2 1746
      Payments to: Capt. James Duke, William Dawkins, James Mackall, John Richards.
      Executor: Absolum Kent
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      Abso. Kent 24.49 A CA £56.1.4 Jul 11 1747
      Payments to: Thomas Burn, Benjamin Johns, Dr. Somervell, Joseph Adams (merchant
      in London), Benjamin Mackall, Elinor Dorrumple, Daniel Dulany, Esq.
      Executors: Elisabeth Kent, Abso. Kent.
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      SOMERVELL, JAMES, Calvert Co. 13 Feb, 1750/51; 11 Mar 1750/1
      To grand-dau. Sarah Bourne, dau. of Jesse Bourn, decd, 1/7th pt. of personal estate.
      The same to descend to my own children: John, James and Alexander Somervell.
      Wife Sarah Somervell, and son John Somervell, exs.
      Wit: John Grayclifts, Joseph Johnson, Absolom Kent Johnson.
      Came witnesses: John Gray, Joseph Absolom Kent-Johnson and Absolom Kent. 28. 40
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      William Gardner 62.184 CA £60.1.0 Apr 21 1756 Nov 18 1756
      Appraisers; Absolom Kent, Isaac Claire.
      Creditors: David Airs, James Weems.
      Next of kin: George Cook, John Gardner.
      Mentions: Howerton Games, Rosemond Games.
      Executrix: Rosemond Games (formerly Rosemond Gardner ).
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      William Barton 36.363 A CA £106.1.6 £14.11.6 Aug 15 1754
      The amount of the accounts also included #1582.
      Payments to: Absalom Kent, John Linch, John Bond, Richard Everat, Mary Games, John Riggby, estate of Richard Robberts, Christian Freeman, George Maxwell, Daniel Dulany, Esq., Samuel Harrison, Clement Smith.
      Administratrix: Issabelle Barton.
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      KENT, ELIZABETH, Calvert Co. 26 Jan, 1758; 16 Dec, 1758
      Eleaner Van Swearingen, Absolom Kent.
      Grandchildren: James Beyn, Elizabeth Byrn (Byrn?).
      Ex: Absolom Kent,
      Wit: James and John Kirshaw. 30. 606

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