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

William Brewer

Male Bef 1700 - 1741  (> 41 years)


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  • Name William Brewer 
    Birth Bef 1700  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death 10 Dec 1741  Anne Arundel County, Maryland - inventory Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I76639  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Father William Brewer,   b. Aft 1660, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 7 Aug 1733, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - inventory Find all individuals with events at this location (Age < 71 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary MNU Brewer   d. 1 Nov 1714, All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Stepchild 
    Marriage Bef 1700  All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F38737  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      William Brewer 26,487 AA £13.1.1 Dec 10 1741 Feb 17 1741
      The probate information cites the name of the deceased as Joseph Brewer.
      Appraisers: Robert Welch, Samuel Chambers.
      Creditors: Samuel Lockwood; Joseph Brewer.
      Next of kin: Benjamin Williams, Jane Williams.
      Administrator: Mr. Joseph Williams.
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      Mr. William Brewer (planter) 18.183 AA £114.1.5 Aug 7 1733 Jan 25 1733
      Appraisers: Thomas Stockett, James Nicholson.
      Creditors: William Chapman, Mathew Ellitt.
      Next of kin: William Brewer, Jr., Joseph Williams.
      Executrix: Martha Holmes (late Martha Brewer), wife of Edward Holmes.
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      Holmes, Edward, Sr., Prince George's County, 19th Sept., 1736; 1st May, 1739.
      To wife Martha, 1/3 of personal estate both here and in Great Britain, absolutely, 1/3 of "Plummer's Pleasure" during life, at her decease to grandson Edward and hrs. grandson Edward and hrs., residue of afsd. tract, he dying without issue to pass to his youngest sister Elizabeth, she dying without issue to Rachel Holmes and so on.
      To son William, grand-daus. Mary, Sary, Jemima, Virginiarlinday,, Rachel and Elizabeth Holmes, grand-dau. Clara Mackeen, and Rev. John Orme, personalty. Legacies to granddaus. to be pd. them. at marriage. Residue of estate to grandson Edward, and hrs,
      Exs.: Wife Martha, grandson Edward Holmes, and Robert Pottenger.
      Overseers: Samuel Pottenger, Thomas Allen, John Bowie, Jr.
      Test: William Brewer, William Beall, Elizabeth Beall. MCW 22. 59.

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