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

Sarah Woolman

Female 1661 - 1729  (68 years)


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  • Name Sarah Woolman 
    Born 1661  Talbot County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 26 Nov 1729  Talbot County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I72568  Tree1
    Last Modified 26 Nov 2021 

    Father Richard Woolman,   b. Bef 1629,   d. 1681, Talbot County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 52 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Alice Hawkins,   b. Abt 1638, Lower Norfolk County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1681, Talbot County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 44 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Talbot County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F17298  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • === Contributed by Randy Greenwell

      probate docs for his daughter Sarah (b.1661 d.bef 26 Nov 1729) who never married.

      Will of Sarah Woolman
      TA Liber HB Book 2 folio 90, 29 Feb 1728;26 Nov 1729
      To: Sarah, granddaughter of John Emerson Jr., plantation of John Hewett
      To: my negro, personality
      To: Robert son of my friend John Hewett, my dwelling plantation, negro, and personality
      To: Sophia Sutton, Alice Hewett, Sofia Start, Sarah Emerson my clothing
      To; my living sister Alice, my gold ring
      To: my loving cousin Rachael Gibson, gold band
      To: my loving cousin Barbary Gibson, 20 shillings to by a ring
      To: my Kinsman, Vincent Emerson, saddle and bridle, personality
      To: my cousin Empharim Start, 500 pounds of tobacco
      To: Richard Gibson, Alice Hewett, Sophia Sutton the remainder of my estate
      Admin: Cousin Richard Gibson and John Hewett
      Wit: William Harper, Chris Hews, Richard Hews

      Inventory of Sarah Woolman, TA Liber CC, Book 11 folio 128
      10 Dec 1729;10 Mar 1730
      Appraisers: Thomas Hopkins, P. Benson
      NOK: Richard Gibson, Sarah Pickorrim
      Admin: John Hewett

      Sarah Wollman 19.353 A TA £236.10.8 £46.7.6 Mar 22 1742
      Sureties: Robert Noble, John Parr.
      Payments to: William Harper, Jacob Gibson (dead), due from Jacob Gibson (administrator) & John Hervay (Heway) to Charles Calvert & Benedict Calvert & Leonard Calvert, Esq., Thomas Bozman, due from Jacob Gibson (administrator) to the court, Madam Margarett Loyd, Charles Walker, William Munus, John Williamson, Thomas Bartlett, Perry Benson.
      Representatives: Sarah Emerson now wife of Francis Pickering (of Wye), Robert Hewett (alias Robert Hervey, son of John Hervey), Sophia Sutton wife of John Sutton, Alice Hervey (wife of John Hervey) now wife of John Williamson, Sophia Higgs wife of Aron Higgs, Alice Gibson wife of Col_ Jacob Gibson, Rachel Gully wife of Thomas Gully, Barbara Gibson, Sarah Sutton (daughter of John Sutton) now wife of William Dawson, Vincent Emerson, Ephram Start, John Hervey, Richard Gibson.
      Mentions: Robert Harvey (aforesaid) died in minority intestate & left his mother Alice now now wife of John Williamson & John (his brother) & Sophia (his sister) & Sarah (his sister).
      Executrix (acting): Elisabeth Gibson (executrix of Wollman Gibson (executor of Jacob Gibson (administrator de bonis non of deceased))). Came Elisabeth Gibson (executrix of William Gibson (executor de bonis non of Sarah Wollman)

      Sarah Wollman 22.420 A TA £192.3.1 Oct 22 1746
      (also Sarah Woolman)
      Payments to: Charles Calvert, Esq., Rebecca Calvert (gentlewoman, relict of said Charles Calvert, Esq.), ------ Bullen.
      Legatees: Robert Harvey (son of John Harvey (executor, now dead insolvent)), Sarah Sutton (representative), Ephraim Stewart, Sarah Emerson wife of Francis Pickering, Vincent Emerson, Mrs. Barbary Gibson, Mrs. Aloe Gibson, Rachel Gibson wife of Mr. Thomas Gully, wife (unnamed) of Aaron Higgs, Alce Hervey wife of John Williamson, Sophia wife of John Sutton, John Hervey, Alce (daughter of John Sutton) wife of William Dawson, Robert Hervey (minor, now dead) paid to his mother (unnamed, wife of John Williamson (guardian to surviving brother (unnamed) of said Robert))), Robert Hervey (son of John Hervey, died as minor) paid to John Williamson (guardian to John Henry (brother of said Robert) & Sophia & Sarah (sisters to said Robert)).
      Executrix: Elisabeth Trippe (wife of William Trippe, executrix of William Gibson
      (executor of Jacob Gibson (administrator de bonis non of deceased))).

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