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

Francis Lamb

Male 1689 - 1774  (85 years)


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  • Name Francis Lamb 
    Born 1689  Kent County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 2 Sep 1774  Kent County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I60435  Tree1
    Last Modified 27 Sep 2022 

    Father Pearce Lamb,   b. Bef 1638, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1709, Kent County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 71 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary MNU Lamb,   b. Bef 1673,   d. Aft 1710, Kent County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 39 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Kent County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F17496  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Susannah MNU Lamb,   b. Bef 1725, Kent County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1774, Kent County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 51 years) 
    Married Abt 1755  Kent County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 27 Sep 2022 
    Family ID F32838  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Rosamond Beck,   b. 5 Sep 1695, Kent County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1754, Kent County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 3 Apr 1714  St. Paul's Parish, Kent County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Joshua Lamb,   b. Abt 1746, Kent County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1780, At Sea Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 34 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 27 Sep 2022 
    Family ID F32837  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      LAMB, FRANCIS, Kent County, farmer. 11th of 3rd month 1765; 2 Sep 1774
      To sons, Joshua and Thomas Lamb, all my land that lies on the norm side or the main roaa pacing through me plantation from a noted place called the Paper Tree towards a town called George Town.
      To son John Lamb, all my lands, both patent and manor which I have under lease, that lie on the south side of the afsd road, and If he dies without issue, the land is to descend to sons Francis and William Lamb.
      To sons, Pearce and George Lamb, nothing, as they have been given a sufficient part of my estate already.
      To wife Susannah Burgess, 1/2 my dwelling house over the thirds of my lands; furniture and horse.
      Negro woman Darkey to have her freedom.
      Rest of estate to be divided between my children, John, Thomas, Ann Francis and William Lamb.
      Wife Susannah Lamb and son John Lamb, exs.
      Wit: Griffith Jones, Michael Corse, John Angier. 39. 779
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      Francis Lamb 120.112 RE £643.17.11 Sep 15 1774 Feb 21 1775
      Appraisers: Roger Hales, Machall Medford.
      Creditors: Donaldson Yeates, Jeremiah Foard.
      Next of kin: George Lamb, Thomas Lamb.
      Executors: Susannah Lamb, John Lamb.
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      Lamb, Pearce,Kent Co.,12th Mch., 1708-9; 7th June, 1709.
      To sons Francis and Pearce, dwelling plantation, 214 A., "Lamb's Meadows," at decease of their mother, and at 21 yrs. of age.
      To son Edward, "Lamb's Range" at majority, he to live with his mother until he is 16 yrs. of age.
      To wife, personal estate, to be divided amongst three young. child. (undesignated).
      Test: Luckner Middleton, John Hoydon, Thos. Ends.
      MCW 212. 131.
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      Beck, Edward, Sr., planter, Kent Co., 12th day, 7th month, 1724 ; 7th May, 1725.
      To son Caleb and hrs., "Long Compton" where he now lives; sd. son dying without issue, to pass to son Joshua and hrs.; son Joshua dying without issue, to third son Aquilla and hrs.
      To second son Joshua and hrs., 100 A. "Barton," on e. side of "Beckworth"; he dying without issue, to son Aquilla and hrs.; son Aquina dying without issue, to male hrs. of James Corse.
      To third son Aquilla, dwelling plantation at decease of his
      mother; when of age to settle on n. side of sd. land.
      To dau. Rebecca, 100 A. "Reserve," on a branch of Fendals Ck., adj. to Joseph Reeds; she dying during minority, sd. lands to male hrs. of Francis Lamb. Neither sons or dau. to sell, mortgage or lease any portion of afsd. lands.
      To daus. Ann Corse, Rosmond Lamb and Ledia Read (alias Rauls) and sons Caleb and Joshua, personalty.
      To wife Ann, extx., residue of personalty during life; at her decease, to son Aquilla and dau. Rebecca equally.
      Test: Mathew Beck, Jane Davis, Joseph Warner. 18, 385.

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