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

Benjamin Wood

Male Abt 1690 - 1760  (~ 70 years)


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  • Name Benjamin Wood 
    Birth Abt 1690  Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death 10 Jan 1760  Calvert County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I64659  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Father Edward Wood,   b. Bef 1669, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 16 Jun 1709, Calvert County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 40 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth MNU Gunter,   b. Bef 1673, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1699, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 28 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage Bef 1689  Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F34459  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Marriage Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Martha Wood,   b. Aft 1710, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 21 Dec 1761, Calvert County, Maryland - Distribution Find all individuals with events at this location (Age < 49 years)  [Father: natural]
     2. Edward Wood,   b. Aft 1710   d. Aft 1761, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 51 years)  [Father: natural]
     3. John Wood,   b. Aft 1710   d. Aft 1761, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 51 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F34460  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
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      WOOD, BENJAMIN, Calvert Co. 6 Feb, 1759; 10 Jan, 1760
      Children: Edward, John, Martha Conner, widow of Wm. Conner.
      Grandchildren: John Wood, son of my son John.
      Mary Ambler, my housekeeper.
      Ex: Edward Wood.
      Wit: Isaac Ambler, Leonard Wood, Ellis Slaton. 30. 784
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      Benjamin Wood 70.250 CA £89.3.8 Feb 7 1760 Aug 23 1760
      Appraisers: Ellis Slaterenjamin Sedwick.
      Creditors: James Weems, diary Ambler.
      Next of kin: Marth Chaner, Margaret Lee.
      Executor: Edward Wood.
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      Benjamin Wood 3.111 D CA 589.6.11 Dec 21 1761
      Distribution to: four daughters (unnamed), John Wood, Edward Wood.
      Executor: Edward Wood.
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      Wood, John, planter, Calvert Co., 28th July, 1724; 17th Feb., 1725-6.
      To wife Ann, extx., entire estate during life; at her decease
      as follows:
      To eldest son john and hrs., entire real estate.
      To 3 children William, Edward and Ann, personal estate.
      Test: Benj. Wood, Charles Doring, Jno. Bowles. 18 451.
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      John Wood 11.370 CA £66.2.6 Apr 9 1726 May 14 ----
      Appraisers: William Whittington, John Stanforth.
      Creditors: John Grover, Thomas Willson.
      Next of kin: Benjamin Wood, John Wood.
      Executrix: Ann Wood.
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      John Wood 8.249 A CA £66.2.6 £10.2.7 Jun 17 1727
      Payments to: Robert Wheller, John Grover.
      Executrix: Ann Wood.
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      John Wood 12.316 CA £1.1.3 Sep 10 1726 Sep 21 1727
      Appraisers: William Whittington, John Standforth.
      Creditors: John Groves, Thomas Willson.
      Next of kin: John Wood, Benjamin Wood.
      Executrix: Ann Wood.
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      Wood, Edward, planter, Hunting Creek, Calvert Co., May, 1703; 16th June, 1709.
      To wife Mary, extx., during life, entire estate, real and personal (excepting land already occupied by eld. son Edward); estate to pass to sons John and Benjamin equally at decease of wife. Either of last named sons dying without issue, survivor and hrs. to inherit deceased's portion, and both dying without issue, their estate to pass to their brother Edward and hrs.
      Test: John Battell, Geo. Gladstone, Isaac Sterling, John Byrn.
      Part2-12. 214.
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      Edward Wood 328.118 A CA £38.15.1l Apr 10 1711
      Payments to: Benjamin Wood.
      Residuary legatee: accountant.
      Executor: Benjamin Wood (executor of Mary Wood (executrix of deceased)).
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      Wood, Mary, Hunting Creek, Calvert, Co. 13th Mch., 1709 ; 10th Aug., 1710.
      To sons Edward and John, 1 shilling each.
      To John Byrn, personalty.
      Son Benjamin, ex. and residuary legatee of estate (personal).
      Test: John Battel, Gilbert Lewis, John Byrn. 13. 94.
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      Thomas Cade 36B.189 I CA £3l.8.4 Jan 29 1714
      Appraisers: Benjamin Wood, John Yoe.
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      William Stewart 4.247 CA £36.3.8 Apr 25 1720
      Appraisers: Benjamin Wood, John Jarman.
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      Edward Wood, Jr. 32.71 CA £126.13.10 Sep 21 1745 Mar 12 1745
      Appraisers: Thomas Ireland, Jr. William Miller, Jr.
      Creditors: Ro. Boyce, John Smith.
      Next of kin: John Wood, Benjamin Wood.
      Administratrix: Ann Wood.
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      John Wood 54.154 CA £70.1.8 Apr 27 1751 May 26 1753
      Appraisers: Parker Young, Philip Dorsey.
      Creditors: James Weems, Joseph White.
      Next of kin: John Wood, Benjamin Wood.
      Administrators: Thomas George, Ann White.

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