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

Samuel Birckhead

Male Bef 1718 - Abt 1786  (> 68 years)


Personal Information    |    Notes    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Samuel Birckhead 
    Birth Bef 1718  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death Abt Sep 1786  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I70825  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Father Nehemiah Birckhead,   b. 17 Oct 1683, West River MM, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 26 Jul 1744, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 60 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Sarah Hutchins,   b. Abt 1690, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 25 Jan 1749, Calvert County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 59 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage 29 Nov 1706  St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F32996  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anne Tucker,   b. Bef 1718, St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1753, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 37 years) 
    Marriage Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F36751  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 


    • ===
      BURCKHEAD, NEHEMIAH, Anne Arundel Co. 6th June, 1744; 26th July, 1744.
      To wife, 1/3 of my estate, real and personal.
      To eldest son Nehemiah, "Wells Hills.'
      To son SAMUEL, coex., pt. of my dwelling plantation adj. land of Seaborn Tucker.
      To sons John, coex., and Mathew, remainder of my land, to be equally divided among them.
      To granddau SARAH WATERS, personalty.
      To granddau SARAH BIRCKHEAD
      To ELIZABETH WATERS.
      Test: Dr. John Hamilton, Richard Randall, Wm. Brereton. 23. 613.
      ===
      Nehemiah Birkhead, Sr. 30.45 AA £728.19.2 Oct 8 1744 Oct 22 1744
      Appraisers: Thomas Ireland, Jr., Samuel Robinson (also Samuel Robertson).
      Creditors: Jo. Hamilton, Littleton Waters.
      Next of kin: Littleton Waters, Samuel Birkhead.
      Executors: Nehemiah Birkhead, John Birkhead.
      ===
      Nehemiah Birkhead Sr. 31.221 AA £92.3.0 Aug 13 1745
      Appraisers: Samuel Robertson, Thomas Ireland, Jr.
      Executors: Nehemiah Birkhead, John Birkhead.
      ===
      Nehemiah Birkhead 21.389 A AA £728.19.2 £542.13.1 Aug 13 1745
      A second inventory is cited in the amount of £92.5.0.
      Received from: John Wardrop, Hugh Taylor.
      Payments to: Dr. John Hamilton, Nehemiah (accountant), Edward Jevans, William Trahern, Mr. Samuel Chew, William Brereton, Jonathon Whitehead, Littleton Waters, Benjamin Hance, John (accountant), Sarah Birkhead (widow), Littleton Waters who married Elisabeth Birkhead (dau, her portion), Matthew Birkhead (son, his portion).
      Legatees: Sarah Birkhead (granddaughter, daughter of Nehemiah (accountant)).
      Executors: Nehemiah Birckhead (Quaker), John Birkhead (Quaker).
      ===
      TUCKER, SEABORN, Anne Arundel Co. 22 Jun, 1752; 12 Mar, 1753
      To dau. Ann Birckhead, dwelling plantation.
      To son John Tucker, all the sterl. money I have in John Boshman's hands, to buy himself some land; at his decease, to fall to grand-son Seaborn Tucker.
      To son Jacob Tucker, slave girl.
      To grand -dau. Ann Birckhead, slave girl.
      Everything I have already given to dau. Ann Birckhead. Remaining pt. of estate to be divided bet. John Tucker, Mary Car (?) and Ann Birckhead.
      Son-in-law Samuel Birckhead, ex.
      Wit: Nehemiah Birckhead, Alexander Frazier, Elender Fowler. 28. 43
      === wife of brother Nehemiah
      BIRCKHEAD, ELIZABETH, Anne Arundel Co. 15 Sep 1772; 28 April 1773
      To son Nehemiah Birckhead, ex., all sterling money I have in England.
      To on John Birckhead, Negro boy Tom.
      To sons Nehemiah, Mathew, Francis and John Birckhead, remainder of my estate.
      Wit: Samuel Birckhead; Robert Wood; Richard Randal. 39. 241

Research Links  Find Samuel Birckhead at the following sites -