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

Henry Wright

Male Bef 1666 - 1743  (> 77 years)


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  • Name Henry Wright 
    Birth Bef 1666 
    Gender Male 
    Death 3 Mar 1743  Anne Arundel County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I63776  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2024 

    Family Mary Dawson,   b. Bef 1670   d. 6 Sep 1734, St. Margaret's, Westminster Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 64 years) 
    Marriage Bef 1686  St. Margaret's, Westminster Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Wright,   b. 20 Nov 1686, St. Margaret's, Westminster Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [Father: natural]
     2. Thomas Wright,   b. 12 Jan 1691, St. Margaret's, Westminster Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [Father: natural]
     3. Elizabeth Wright,   b. 22 Aug 1694, St. Margaret's, Westminster Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [Father: natural]
     4. Henry Wright,   b. Feb 1697, St. Margaret's, Westminster Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 14 Feb 1746, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 48 years)  [Father: natural]
     5. Susannah Wright,   b. 20 Dec 1699, St. Margaret's, Westminster Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [Father: natural]
     6. Mary Wright,   b. 23 Jun 1702, St. Margaret's, Westminster Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [Father: natural]
     7. John Wright,   b. 23 Dec 1704, St. Margaret's, Westminster Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [Father: natural]
     8. Anne Wright,   b. 6 Feb 1706, St. Margaret's, Westminster Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [Father: natural]
     9. Dawson Wright,   b. 22 Jun 1709, St. Margaret's, Westminster Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 23 Jan 1762, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Distribution Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 52 years)  [Father: natural]
     10. Benjamin Wright,   b. 24 Feb 1711, St. Margaret's, Westminster Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 5 Sep 1758, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 47 years)  [Father: natural]
     11. Hannah Wright,   b. 6 Sep 1714, St. Margaret's, Westminster Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F34130  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
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      Wright, Henry, A. A. Co., 17th Sept., 1742; 3rd March, 1742/3.
      To son Thomas, "Meriken's Purchase," "Point Look Out" and "Huntington Quater.',
      To son Dawson, 100 A. "Brushey Neck."
      To son William, 60 A. "Summeriand's Lott," 30 A. 'Woodcock Nest," at his death to. pass to his bro. Dawson.
      To son John, 225 A. "Maiden's Choice."
      To son Benjamin, ex., residue of land in A. A. Co. and personal estate.
      To son Henry, land on E. shore of Chesapeake Bay.
      To daus. Elizabeth Rockhold, Susannah Gosnet, Mary Talbot, Anne Maynard, and Hannah Green, 1s.
      granddag. Ruth Gosnet, personalty.
      Test: Philip Jones, John Jones, Richard Smith.
      ===
      Henry Wright 28.268 AA £243.5.3 Jul 16 1743 Jul 26 1743
      Appraisers: Philip Jones, N. Hammond.
      Next of kin: Thomas Wright, Henry Wright.
      Executor: Benjamin Wright
      ===
      Henry Wright 21.16 A AA £61.6.7 Jan 9 1744
      Legatees: John Wright (son), Dawson Wright (son), wife (unnamed) of Cooper Dram, Elisabeth Rockhold.
      Representatives: (unnamed) of age.
      Executor: Benjamin Wright.
      ===
      Henry Wright 20.153 A AA £243.5.3 £2.17.9 May 8 1744
      Payments to: Daniel Dulany, Esq. paid to Samuel Smith.
      Executrix: Benjamin Wright.
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      Henry Wright 34.282 AA £318.2.3 May 11 1747
      Appraisers: Peter Jones, Onnal Robosson.
      Creditors: William Thornton (sheriff), Richard Linstead.
      Next of kin: Doson Wright, Benjamin Wright.
      Executor: Lewis Stinchcombe.
      ===
      Richard Sorrell 35A.40 A AA £254.5.0 £87.13.9 Jan 23 1713
      Received from: Mr. James Govane, William Jones.
      Payments to: Dr. Thomas Major, Dr. John Rattenbury" Evan Jones, William
      Penington, executrix of Philemon Smith, John Row1es, Alexander Gardner, Mr. Brice, Henry Wright, William Penington, Sr., Philip Jones, Abram Child,
      William Reading, Hannah Marley, William Anderson, Titus Penington, Robert Eagle, Sarah Rowles, Mr. Thomas Bordley, Mr. Richard Trensam for defending against Marshall and his wife (unnamed), Robert Marshall, Mr, John Beal, Mr. Thomas Macnemara attorney of Robert Marshall and his wife
      (unnamed), Moses Adney, John Nicholson.
      Administrators: Thomas Robinson and his wife Rachel Robinson.
      ===
      Sarah Brice 8.554 A AA £1206.10.11 £3270.13.11 Apr 8 1728
      A second inventory is cited in the amount of £50.11.7.
      Received from: MM George Hatley & Thomas Mercer (merchants in London), Frances Dorsey, Mr. Nicholas Ridgley, George sleicomb, Charles Worthington, Vachell Denton, Vachel Denton, William Penington, Alexander Stuart, Mordicai Hammond, Humphry Hogan, Nicholas Ridgley, John Gray, Thomas Rowles, Charles Hamond, Joseph Pogue, Nicholas Shepard, William Robinson, Phillip Jones, William Bennet, William Beckingham, John Earnshaw, Robert Bailey, John Clark, William Mattox, Thomas Reynolds, Jr., Ambross Nelson, Jr., John Hurd, William Dainty, Thomas Fairbrother, Christopher Holyfield (alias Christopher Holywood), Robert
      Jubb, Richard Johnson, Rachell Johnson, Mary Kitely, William Kirbe, Robert
      Marshall, Humphry Meredith, Samuell Muistrie, Thomas Robinson, John Robinson, William Smith, Thomas Wright, Henry Wright, William Hancock, John Howard, Thomas Buckingham, Rebecka Aldress, Richard Womsly, John Frizzell, William Frizell.
      Payments to: Alexander Frazer, Charles Carroll, James Govane, Thomas Brook & William Holland, John Beale, Mr. Philip Hamond in right of his wife Rachell Ramon (her portion of estate of her father Mr. John Brice (dead)), John Brice (his portion of estate of his father Mr. John Brice (dead)), Phillip Jones & Robert Jubb.
      Legatees: Nicholas Ridley, William Worthington, Sarah Worthington, James
      Butcher, John Worthington, Vachel Denton, Ann Denton, Charles Worthington, Rachell Brice paid to Phillip Hamond, Phillip Hamond, Thomas Worthington, John Brice.
      List of debts: John Roberts (runaway).
      Executors: Mr. Thomas Worthington, Mr. John Brice.
      ===
      Mrs. Martha Duval 24.405 AA 1222.19.7 Jan 5 1739 Feb 22 1739
      Appraisers: Henry Wright, Thomas Harwood.
      Creditors: George Steuart, William Denune.
      Next of kin: Meacon Duval, Sr., Benjamin Duvall.
      Executor: Rev. Mr. Jacob Henderson.

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