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

John Beale Barnes

Male 1779 - 1815  (36 years)


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  • Name John Beale Barnes 
    Born 1779  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Nov 1815  Columbia County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried St. Paul's Churchyard, Augusta, Richmond County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I65717  Tree1
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2021 

    Father Henry Barnes,   b. Abt 1750, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1797, Charles County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth Turner,   b. Bef 1753, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1797 and 1801, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 44 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F9045  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Ann Douglass Hammond,   b. 15 Mar 1790,   d. Jun 1845, Richmond County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Married 1 Jul 1806  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2021 
    Family ID F34830  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      contributed by Shirley Middleton Moller

      CCLR IB8:113 3 Aug 1808
      At the request of Horatio Clagett and Kitty his wife the following Deed
      was Recorded this 3rd day of August anno Domino 1808
      This Indenture made this 3rd day of August in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and eight by and between Samuel Hawkins and Mary Hawkins on of the Daughters of the late Henry Barnes esq. of the one part and Horatio Clagett and Kitty Clagett another of the daughters of the said Henry Barnes of the other part all of Charles County and the State of Maryland Whereas the said Samuel Hawkins in right of his said wife Mary Hawkins and the said Mary Hawkins in fee simple and the said Horatio Clagett in right of his said wife Kitty Clagett and the said Kitty Clagett in fee simple are entitled to a considerable part of the real estate of the said Henry Barnes deceased did on the twenty second day of January in the year eighteen hundred and two mutually submit the division of the same being all the Lands and property mutually and interchangeably hereby meant and intended to be settled and granted by either to the other to the adjustment and determination of Messrs Robert Fergusson and Daniel Jenifer who having divided the said property into the equal parts as to the value the parties to these presents did draw lotts for choice thereof whereupon that part of the said property
      John Beale Barnes son and one of the heirs of the said Henry
      Barnes having on the twenty second day of October in the year
      eighteen hundred and one by Deed recorded in Charles County
      conveyed and released all his right and title to all the Lands
      and property meant to be respectively conveyed by these presents on the 28th day of August in the year 1786 conveyed by John Minor to Henry Barnes aforesaid which said part meant hereby to be conveyed
      also all that part of a tract or parcell of Land lying in the County aforesaid which Elizabeth Beale afterwards married to the said Henry Barnes inherited from her Father which descended to the said John Beale Barnes and was conveyed by him to Mary Hawkins and Kitty Clagett tract of land called Barnes Purchase which the said Henry Barnes esq purchased of Henry Barnes son of Matthew also one other part of the same tract of Land called Barnes Purchase which said Henry Barnes purchased from William Barnes
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      Charles County Maryland Will Book AF-11, 1791-1801, {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 278.
      John Beale Turner, May 5, 1795; June 15, 1795
      I, John Beale Turner of CC being sick and weak but of sound mind memory and understanding
      To sister Mary Turner during her natural life, all the negroes horses, cattle, stock, furniture and property of what kind and nature so ever conveyed to me by my brother Zephaniah Turner deceased on the tenth day of May Seventeen hundred and ninety and after her decease I give the same to her children by the said Zephaniah Turner deceased.
      To my two nieces, Matilda and Elizabeth Turner, the sum of five hundred pounds current money a piece to be paid at age of 20 yrs and out of the interest they be educated and maintained during their minority.
      To my nephew and nieces, John Barnes, Mary Barnes and Catharine Barnes, the sum of one hundred pounds current money at 21yrs or marriage.
      To friend William Vincent, the sum of one hundred pounds current money in special trust to apply the same to and for the use benefit ad support of Mary Lansdown until she arrives at the age of 21yrs, and if she should die, then to nephew William Turner.
      To William Halkerston and Samuel Beale Turner all such sums or sums of money as are due me on any account.
      To Samuel Beale Turner the sum of one hundred pounds current money and one half of my wearing apparel.
      To William Turner and John Beale Turner the residue of my estate; and if one should die before 21yrs, then to the survivor.
      Executors to sell and dispose of my house and lot in the town of Port Tobacco and to distribute the money to William Turner and John Beale Turner.
      Whereas the co-partnership under the firm of Vincent Turner and Company is subject to a dissolution on the death of nay or either of the parties, it is my will and desire that my stock in trade amounting to seven hundred and fifty pounds current money be contained and left in the hands of William Vincent one of my surviving partners
      Executor: John Campbell and William Vincent Junr.
      Signed: May 5, 1795 John B. Turner
      Wit - John Edward Ford, Edward Ford, Thomas Buchanan
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      Charles County Maryland Will Book AF-11, 1791-1801, {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 383.
      Henry Barnes, February 21, 1797; March 17, 1797
      I, Henry Barnes of CC being sick and weak of body but of sound and disposing mind and memory
      I desire all my just debts be paid, then all my estate real personal and mixed be equally divided between my daughter Molly Barnes, my son John Beale Barnes and my Daughter Kitty Barnes, reserving out of my own estate for the use of my two daughters the value of one third each of their mothers land at her death, for tho the law did not give them a right to any part of the said land, yet I think them in justice equally entitled to it.
      I request my executors to give my negroes Milly and Flora a good suit of black stuff cloaks for their attention to me during may spells of sickness.
      I desire that negroe Milly may have the privilege of going to which of my children she may think proper.
      Executor: daughter Molly Barnes, son John Beale Barnes and brother Richard Barnes
      Signed: February 21, 1797 Henry Barnes
      Wit: William Halkerston, John Edward Ford, William Vincent

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