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

Ruth Hammond

Female 1733 - 1782  (49 years)


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  • Name Ruth Hammond 
    Birth 1733  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Death 1782  Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I76420  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2024 

    Father John Hammond,   b. 1698, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 12 Nov 1753, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 55 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Anne Dorsey,   b. Abt 1699, Baltimore County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1 Jul 1786, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 87 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage Abt 1718  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F28400  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Henry Griffith,   b. 14 Feb 1720, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 28 Sep 1794, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 74 years) 
    Marriage 6 Jun 1751  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Samuel Griffith,   b. 7 May 1752, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 12 May 1833, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 81 years)  [Father: natural]
     2. John Hammond Griffith,   b. 20 Apr 1754, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1794, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 39 years)  [Father: natural]
     3. Anne Griffith,   b. 24 Feb 1762, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 27 Apr 1791, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 29 years)  [Father: natural]
     4. Joshua Griffith,   b. 25 Mar 1764, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 29 Nov 1845, Owensboro, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 81 years)  [Father: natural]
     5. Eleanor Griffith,   b. 9 Mar 1766, St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1819, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 54 years)  [Father: natural]
     6. Ruth Griffith,   b. Abt 1770, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [Father: natural]
     7. Philemon Hammond Griffith,   b. 29 Aug 1756, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 29 Apr 1838, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 81 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F38654  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
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      HAMMOND, JOHN, son of Charles of Anne Arundel Co. 23 Oct, 1753; 12 Nov, 1753
      To wife Ann Hammond.
      To dau. Hannah, now wife of John Welsh, 20 s.
      To dau. Ann, wife of Francis Davis, 20 s.
      To son John Hammond and hrs., land "Hammond."
      To son Charles Hammond, after decease of his mother, dwelling plantation.
      To daus. Hannah and Rachel Hammond, slaves.
      To son-in-law Henry Griffith, 25 pounds money.
      To Sarah Ann Dorsey, dau. of (Vachel Dorsey - interlined with another handwriting) - at age 16.
      Desire exs. to convey to bro. Philip Hammond, 3 tracts: "The Marsh"; "John's Chance"; "Old Man's Folley."
      Desire that if William Jeane pays to my exs. the sum of 20 pounds sterl., with legal interest according to his bond, now in my hands, that then exs. make over to sd. Wm. Jeans and hrs., tract called "Weaver's Lot," 80 A.
      Children: Hannah, Ruth Griffith, Rachel, John, Charles and hrs.
      Wife Ann Hammond, and son-in-law Henry Griffith, exs.
      Wit: Richard Shipley, Edw. Talbot, Joshua Dorsey, Jr. 28. 536
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      Montgomery County Land Records, 1777-1781; Liber A1, Page 189. Aug 22, 1778 from Henry Griffith Sr of M, planter, to William Benson of M, miller, for 275 £sterling, part of a tract of land called Cow Pasture, bounded by a tract of land called Brook Grove, a tract of land called Locust Level, containing about 470 acres. Signed - H. Griffith. Wit - Henry Gaither*, Gerd Briscoe*. Ruth, wife to the above named Henry Griffith, relinquished her right of dower to the within mentioned land. Recorded Nov 10, 1778.
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      Montgomery County Land Records, 1777-1781; Liber A1, Page 356. May 27, 1779 from Henry Griffith of M, farmer, to Benjamin Waters of M, for 414 £, part of a tract of land called the Cow Pasture, bounded by a tract of land belonging to Francis Cullom, a tract of land called the Bottom, the Ridge Road leading from George Cullom's to Francis Cullom's, containing and now laid out for about 276 acres, which sd part is in M. Signed - HGriffith. Wit - Edwd Burgess*, George Cullom*. Ruth, the wife to the afd Henry, relinquished her right of dower to the within mentioned land. Recorded Sep 20, 1779.
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      Montgomery County Land Records, 1777-1781; Liber A1, Page 635. Jun 23, 1781 from Henry Griffith of M, to Nathan Burdett of M, for 50 £, part of a tract of land called the Cow Pasture, in M on the waters of Senica [Cr], bounded by the 3rd line of Hope Improved from the Hogpen [Cr], bounded by Benjamin Waters' part of sd tract, containing about 50 acres. Signed - HGriffith. Wit - Henry Gaither*, John Holmes*. Ruth, wife of the afd Henry, relinquished her right of dower to the within mentioned land. Recorded Jul 2, 1781.

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