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

John Magruder

Male 1709 - 1782  (73 years)


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  • Name John Magruder 
    Born 11 Oct 1709  Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 Nov 1782  Montgomery County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I8200  Tree1
    Last Modified 23 Jan 2022 

    Father Ninian Magruder,   b. 1686, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1751, Upper Marlboro, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth Brewer,   b. 26 Oct 1690, All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1751, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 12 Aug 1712  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5341  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Female MNU Magruder,   d. Bef 1732, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1729  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 23 Jan 2022 
    Family ID F5645  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Jane Offutt,   b. Abt 1718, Rock Creek Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1787, Montgomery County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years) 
    Married Abt 1734  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Edward Magruder,   b. Aft 1734, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Nov 1819, Montgomery County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 83 years)  [natural]
     2. Eleanor Magruder,   b. Aft 1740, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1782, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 42 years)  [natural]
     3. Jane Magruder,   b. Aft 1740, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1782, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 42 years)  [natural]
     4. Ninian Magruder,   b. Bef 1744, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1782, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 40 years)  [natural]
     5. Elizabeth Magruder,   b. Abt 1746, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Lower Potomac Hundred, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     6. Archibald Magruder,   b. 11 Apr 1751, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jul 1842, Bernheim, Bullitt County, Kentucy Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)  [natural]
     7. James Magruder,   b. Bef 1762, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1793, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 33 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 23 Jan 2022 
    Family ID F5646  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Montgomery County, Md Wills
      MAGRUDER, JOHN L B f 98 8 Sep 1782
      L 1 p 120 1 Nov 1782
      Wife: (not named)
      Sons: Ninean, Edward, Archibald, James
      Daus: Elizabeth, Eleanor, Jane
      Ex: Archibald
      Wit: Elizabeth Magruder, James Doull, Ninian Magruder
      ===
      MAGRUDER, NINIAN. Prince George's Co, 6 May, 1751 ; 26 Jun, 1751
      To son John Magruder, 300 A., being pt. of "Magruder's Purchase," and pt. of "The Addition of Magruder Purchase," whereon he now lives.
      To son Nathaniel Magruder, 101 A., being pt. of "Magruder's Purchase," and 200 A. of 'Honesty," where he now lives*
      To son James Magruder, 300 A., being pt. of land called "Alexandra, whereon I now live, and 300 A. being pt. of tract called "Honesty,, and 1/3 pt. of lot of ground In Upper Marlborough Town No. 47: also 2 slaves.
      To 2 sons Samuel and Ninian Magruder, remaining pt. of tract called "Honesty."
      To 2 sons John and Nathaniel, land "Grubby Thickett," 330 A.
      To dau, Rachel Clagett, 13 pounds sterl.
      To dau, Verlinda. Magruder, 2 slaves, and a side saddle that I have ordered from Mr, Groves, merchant In London.
      To 2 sons John and Nathaniel, my wearing apparel.
      To dau, Sarah Beall, 1 slave.
      To dau. Elizabeth Perry, 1 slave.
      To dau, Anne Clagett, 1 slave,
      To dau. Rebecca Offutt, 1 slave.
      My 11 children: Samuel, John, Ninian, Nathaniel, James Magruder, Sarah Beall, Elizabeth Perry, Anne Clagett., Rebecca Offutt, Rachel Clagett and Virlinda Magruder.
      Son James Magruder, ex.
      Wit: Nathaniel Magruder, Jeremiah Magruder, James Gibson. MCW 28, 84
      ===
      Charles Burgess, Jr. 25.213 A PG £288.0.11 £46.10.11 Dec 6 1748
      Received from: James Plummer on account of George Linton.
      Payments to: Richard Keene, James Plummer, Nathaniel Magruder, Mareen Duvall, Jr., Thomas Waring, John Magruder, Alexander Black, Basil Beckwith, Meredith Davis.
      Mentions: 2/3rd of balance to children: Basil, Ann, Ursula.
      Administratrix: Martha Talbott, wife of Richard Talbott.
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      Name: Alan Lerwick
      Email: alerwick@aol.com
      Note:
      any chance you might happen to know who this John Davis is in the following land record?

      from book - "Land Records of Prince Georges Co, Maryland 1726-1733" 6 March 1730 Meredith Davis and John Davis for yearly rent; the plantation near the mouth of Monocacy River containing 100 acres on each side of the River Witnesses: John Magruder & David Crawford
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      1756-1761 Frederick County MD Land Records {Patricia Abelard Andersen}
      877. William Offutt Senr. recorded bill of sale 22 Nov. 1759. Whereas the deceased Edward Offutt, our father, by his last Will and Testament, left us after our mother Eleanor's death, a Negro girl named Pegg, we do therefore, for and in consideration of 10 pcm, sell all our right and title to said Negro girl. John Magruder, Jane Magruder before Andrew Heugh, Eras Gill, Nin Beall Magruder. Ack. Duty paid.

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