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

Amelia Truman Beall

Female 1767 - 1838  (71 years)


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  • Name Amelia Truman Beall 
    Birth 1767  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Death 4 Jan 1838  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I8256  Tree1
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2024 

    Father George '3rd' Beall,   b. 1746, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1815, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 69 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Anne Truman Greenfield,   b. 1750, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. May 1832, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 82 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage Rock Creek Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5695  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Fielder Dorsett,   b. Abt 1759, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 27 Feb 1815, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 56 years) 
    Marriage 2 Feb 1813  Washington, District of Columbia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Marriage record in Reference in the DAR library, DC/GRC/1949/v154; Marland - Bible record, owned by Edna Marshall Shaw Harris of the Thomas Marshall Chapter and Associate member of Margruder Chapter.
    Children 
     1. William Newman Dorsett,   b. Bef 1807, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F5697  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
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      Prince George's County MD Will Book Liber T No. #1
      1797-1803;
      Folio 390 GERRARD TRUMAN GREENFIELD 10/04/1796 04./05/1797
      "being sick . ."
      Bequeaths to:
      1. Ann Greenfield --wife
      -to have the use of 1/2 of the dwelling plantation whereon testator now lives for her natural life or widowhood and no longer
      -to have Negro men "Michael" "Darby" Negro women "Elizabeth Jane" "Ainey" "Lucy" And "Flora
      -to have the household and kitchen furniture during her natural life or widowhood
      -to have Negro man "Abraham"
      2. Walter Trueman Greenfield --son
      -at widow's decease or remarriage to have testator's dwell ing plantation being part of 4 tracts of land being part of "The Barrens" "The Additon' "Retaliation" and a tract called "Bresford" (?)
      -to have Negro woman "Banner" Negro girls "Roesetta" and "Ann "Negro boys "Nasau" (?) "Monday" "Nathaniel" Negro girl "Rachel" Negro woman "Fidoa" (?) -whereas Walter has been "dealing in stores and other places for goods which has been made use of in my family" to be reimbursed for such
      -named executor and instructed that 1/4 of an acre be reserved for tbe family burying ground
      3. Maria Mina Trueman Greenfield --daughter
      Sabina Trueman Greenfield --daughter
      -to have during their single lives a home with testator's son and also Negroes to work the land
      -Maria to have Negro woman "Elizabeth" daughter of "F---" Negro girl ''Christian" Negro man "Anthony" --in lieu of a an exchange made between testator and her and to have Negro girl "Henrietta" and Negro man "William
      -Sabina to have Negro man "Thomas" "Negro girl "Susanna" Negro woman "Catherine" --daughter of "Rachel" Negro girl "Ruth" Negro "Elizabeth Brown" Negro girl "Sena"
      -remainder of the estate to be divided w/sons Walter and Gabriel
      4- Gabriel Parker Truman Greenfield --son
      -after widow's decease or remarriage, Negroes left to her along w/personal estate to be divided among testator's 4 children
      -to have Negro girl "Ann" daughter of "Lucy"
      5. Gerrard Truman Greenfield --grandson
      -to have Negroes "Amelia" Negro girl "Margaret" Negro boy '`Benjamin" Negro boy "Michael" --son of "Flora"
      6. Amelia Truman Beall --granddaughter
      - to have Negro girl "Lettice
      7. George Beall --son-in-law
      Ann Trueman Beall --wife of George
      -to have 2 ewes and lambs, 1 cow
      8. Thomas Trueman Greenfield --son
      -to have 5 pounds and no more and 1000 lbs of tobacco in lieu of a horse testator had from him called "Faron"
      9.. Susanna Greenfield Beall --granddaughter
      -to have 1 horse to the value of 30 pounds current money
      Witnesses: Leonard Waring
      James H. Waring
      Francis Waring
      Then came: Leonard Waring
      Note: the testator signed the will in his own hand

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