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

Nathaniel Cooksey

Male 1797 - Aft 1841  (> 45 years)


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  • Name Nathaniel Cooksey 
    Birth 1797  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death Aft 1841  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I64416  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Father Isaac Cooksey,   b. 1760, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 10 Dec 1833, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 73 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary Perry,   b. 1770, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1826, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 56 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F34368  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Martha Kidwell   d. Aft 1841, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage 10 Dec 1821  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F34367  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
    • === Contributed by Ralph D. Smith

      Dec. 10, 1821 - Nathaniel T. [sic; P] Cooksey m. Martha Kidwell in Prince George's Co., Md.
      Source: Brown, Helen W., "Index of Marriage Licenses, Prince George's County, Maryland, 1777-1886," p. 54.

      1830 - Nathaniel Cooksey is in the 1830 Census of Charles Co., Md., p. 167, as follows:
      --Nathan Cooksey, age 30-40
      --female, age 20-30
      --female, age 0-5

      1840 - Nathaniel Cooksey is in the 1840 Census of Charles Co., Md., p. 161, as follows:
      --Nathan P. Cooksey, age 40-50
      --male, age 20-30
      --male, age 10-15
      --3 males, age 5-10
      --3 males, age 0-5
      --female, age 30-40
      --female, age 20-30
      --2 females, age 5-10

      Sep. 1841 - Nathaniel P. Cooksey of Charles Co. deeds to Susanah H. Downing of Charles Co., for 100 dollars current money of the United States, part of a tract or parcel of land called "Whitsunday? Enlarged," containing and laid off for 5 1/2? acres more or less. Signed Nathaniel P. Cooksey. Wife Martha Cooksey releases dower. Deed not recorded by Susanah H. Downing until Sep. 1758.
      Source: Charles Co., Md. Land Records, Liber JHC-1, p. 20.

      1850 - Nathaniel Cooksey is in the 1850 Census of Bryantown District, Charles Co., Md., as follows:
      --Nathan Cooksey, age 53, farmer, no real estate, b. Md.
      --Martha Cooksey, age 45, b. Md.
      --George R. Cooksey, age 24, b. Md.
      --Sara E. Cooksey, age 18, b. Md.
      --William Cooksey, age 17, laborer, b. Md.
      --John S. Cooksey, age 16, laborer, b. Md.
      --Richard Cooksey, age 13, b. Md.
      --Margaret Cooksey, age 10, b. Md.
      --Mary E. Cooksey, age 4, b. Md.
      --John Cooksey, age 16, laborer, b. Md.
      Comment: Note two John Cookseys of the same age in this Census. A George R. Cooksey m. Catherine R. Martin (Baltz says Catherine R. Morton) on Nov. 24, 1852 in Prince George's Co., Md. Source: Brown, Helen W., "Index of Marriage Licenses, Prince George's County, Maryland, 1777-1886," p. 53.

      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Piccawaxen or Wm&Mary: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 403-166: WHITSON MONDAY: 178 acres; Possession of - 178 Acres - Lee, Philip : Surveyed 6 June 1720 for Philip Lee near the Clay Bridge beginning at a bounded oak: Conveyance notes - {mm Note; not identified to a specific Hundred. Location identified by watercourse or nearby tract.},

      Whitson Monday, 178 Acres; Certificate
      Developer/Owner: Lee, Phillip 1725 Patent Record PL 5, p. 812 0 0 MSA S 1587-4401

      Whitson Monday, 178 Acres; Patent
      Developer/Owner: Lee, Phillip 1725 Patent Record PL 5, p. 812 0 0 MSA S 1587-4402

      Whitsun Monday, Philip Lee, 178 Acres 1725 Patented Certificate 1172 3 0 MSA S 1195-1185

      Whitsun Monday Enlarged, John Billingsly, 229 Acres 1776/06/07 Patented Certificate 1173 5 0 MSA S 1195-1186

      Whitson Monday Enlarged, 229 Acres; Certificate
      Developer/Owner: Billingsly, John 1776 Patent Record BC and GS 51, p. 348 0 0 MSA S 1587-4403

      Whitson Monday Enlarged, 229 Acres; Patent
      Developer/Owner: Billingsly, John 1776 Patent Record BC and GS 52, p. 249 0 0 MSA S 1587-4408

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