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

Catherine Evans

Female Abt 1688 - 1768  (~ 80 years)


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  • Name Catherine Evans 
    Birth Abt 1688  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Death 22 Nov 1768  Anne Arundel County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I63279  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Father Lewis Evans,   b. Abt 1650   d. 11 Mar 1691, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 41 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Lois {Lucy} Congo,   b. Bef 1658, St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1724, St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 68 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage 1674  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F24691  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 John Clarke,   b. 13 Jun 1686, St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 25 Apr 1723, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 36 years) 
    Marriage Abt 1706  St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Clarke,   b. Abt 1717, St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Bef 1768, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 50 years)  [Father: natural]
     2. Lois Clarke,   b. Abt 1718   d. Bef 1768, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 49 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F10896  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Family 2 William Thornberry,   b. Abt 1688, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 6 Jul 1750, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 62 years) 
    Marriage Aft 14 Jul 1725  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F33930  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
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      THORNBERRY, CATHRINE, Anne Arundel Co. 24 Dec, 1767; 22 Nov, 1768
      Children: Elizabeth and Lois.
      Grandchildren: To John, Negro Isaac and Negro Tom; to William; to Catherine, Negro Sarah; to Ann Carr, Negro Nell; John Scrivner, son of dau. Elizabeth and William Scrivner, Negro Jen alias Nump and Negro Jack formerly property of Richard Scrivener Senr.; Elizabeth Lambeth, Negro Dinah; children of dec'd. daus., i.e., John Scrivener son of dau. Eliza, and children of dau. Lois, to them the remainder of estate.
      Susannah Weems, dau. of David Weems.
      Mentions: Richard Scrivner, Sr.
      Plantation I bought of Anthony Guichard.
      Ex: John Scrivner and William Carr.
      Wit: William Child, Wm. and Thomas Parrit.
      John Scrivner resigned the executorship to Wm. Carr. 36. 655
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      Catharine Thornbury 99.339 AA £394.6.6 Dec 1 1768 Mar 10 1769
      Appraisers: John Brown, Henry Child.
      Creditors: John Hamilton Smith (executor for Dr. John Hamilton ).
      Next of kin: John Carr, John Scrivener.
      Executor: William Carr.
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      Catharine Thornbury 62.266 A AA £394.6.6 £36.18.6 Nov 19 1769
      Payments to: Henry Darnal (P. Mannor), Perkins Buchanan & Brown paid to Samuel Harrison, Henry Darnal (Portland Mannor), John Geddings, Richard Green & Isaac Hall (inspectors), Elie Vallette, Gassaway Watkins & Isaac Hall (inspectors), Ralph Forster.
      Executor (acting): William Carr.
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      Evans, Lewis, Herring Ck., A. A. Co., 10th Dec., 1690; 11th Mar., 1690-1.
      To dau. Eliza: and hrs., ½ of plantation.
      To Sarah and hrs., residue of plantation.
      To Katharine and hrs., 100 A., "Jerico."
      To Ann, personalty and afsd. lands in event of death of any of sd. daus. without issue.
      Child. to be of age at 16 yrs.
      To wife Lues, extx., personalty.
      Test: Thos. Tench, Jno. Chappell, Edm. Evans.2. 209.
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      Lewis Evans (planter) 11A,13 ½ W AA £224.5.0 Dec 10 1690 Jun 5 1691
      The amount of the inventory also included #1892. Folio 14 is located out of order.
      Bequests: daughter Elisabeth Evans, daughter Sarah Evans, daughter Kathrine Evans. (Daughters to be of age at 16.) Daughter Ann Evans.
      Trustees: Joseph Chew of Anne Arundel County, Samuel Griffin of Calvert County.
      Witnesses: Thomas Tench, John Chappell, Edmond Evans.
      Appraisers: John Chappel, Thomas Hughs.
      List of debts: John Cooper (merchant) of London, John Salmon, Thomas Griffith (ship carpenter), Thomas Morgan, Henry Leek, Daniell Mackdaniel, Francis Taylor, Humphry Pew, Joshua Welsted, Daniell Elliott, William Groves, Hopkins Gerrard, Joseph Chew, Alexander Cappell, Charles Reniger, Anthony Musgrove, Anthony Congoe, William Powell, Hugh Gill.
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      FODORY, Calvert Co. 8 Sep, 1755; 17 Sep, 1762
      To sister Katherine Thornbury, slaves.
      To Zachariah MacCubin, 5 lbs.
      To Lewis Stephens, son of John and Rachel Stephens, slaves; slaves to be divided amongst all the sd. John Stephen's other children, then living.
      To Ann Vernon, 3 lbs.
      To Elizabeth Vernon, 3 lbs.
      To Sarah Jones, 5 lbs.
      To Rachel Stephens, 5 lbs.
      To Catherine Thornbury and hrs., remaining pt.
      Exs: Sister Catherine Thornbury, and friend Zachariah MacCubin.
      Wit: John Carr, Joseph Mumford, Ephraim Gover.
      There was letters of administration granted on this estate several months before this will was found by Clement Smith, Deputy Comry. of Calvert Co. 31. 769

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