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

Simon Rev. Wilmer

Male 1779 - 1840  (60 years)


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  • Name Simon Rev. Wilmer 
    Born 25 Dec 1779  St. Paul's Parish, Kent County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 May 1840  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I85202  Tree1
    Last Modified 12 Aug 2022 

    Father Simon Wilmer,   b. 30 Aug 1749, St. Paul's Parish, Kent County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1798, St. Paul's Parish, Kent County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Anne Ringgold,   b. 17 Feb 1746, St. Paul's Parish, Kent County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1789, St. Paul's Parish, Kent County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married St. Paul's Parish, Kent County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F35187  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Eleanor McDaniel,   b. 28 Feb 1805, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1866, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 23 Jul 1837  Prince George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Rebecca Frisby Wilmer,   b. Abt 1838, Prince George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. Elizabeth Wilmer,   b. Abt 1839, Prince George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 12 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F35054  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Rebecca Frisby,   b. 12 Jan 1783, Kent County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1817, Swedesboro, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years) 
    Married 20 May 1806  St. Paul's Parish, Kent County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Richard Frisby Wilmer,   b. 14 Mar 1808, St. Paul's Parish, Kent County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. Mary Ann Wilmer,   b. Abt 1810, St. Paul's Parish, Kent County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Joseph Pere Bell Wilmer,   b. 11 Feb 1812, St. Paul's Parish, Kent County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     4. William L. S. Wilmer,   b. Abt 1814, St. Paul's Parish, Kent County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 12 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F41557  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • === Contributed by Linda Reno

      7/27/1837, Daily National Intelligencer: Married at Mulberry Grove on the 23rd inst., by the Right Rev. William M. Stone, D.D., the Rev. Simon Wilmer, Rector of Christ Church, Prince George's and Charles Counties, to Mrs. Mary E. Tubman of Charles County.
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      http://msa.maryland.gov/megafile/msa/stagsere/se1/se5/027000/027800/027817 /pdf/msa_se5_27817.pdf
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      Charles County Maryland Will Book DJ-16, 1833-1850; {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 208.
      Simon Wilmer, Will, March 6, 1838; July 14, 1840
      I, Simon Wilmer Rector of Christ Church and Chapel of St. John's Parish, Prince George's and Charles Counties, being usual health, and of sound and disposing mind and memory;
      As he greater part of the estate was my wife's' before our marriage, I bequeath to her the residue of my property real personal and mixed subject to the following reservation, vizt;
      1st: as it respects the colored people it is my desire that those belonging to me in Virginia, the children of sylva, shall server until 25 yrs. old, the mother set free immediately and with respect to those formerly belonging to my wife, Harry James and Caroline on account of costs and expenses should serve 10 years.
      2nd: from the sale of the land, seven tracts containing 2,400 acres in Pennsylvania deeded jointly to Morgan Jones of Wilmington Delaware and myself, it is my will that on account of money paid to me by my brother William deceased, it is my will that his widow Ann B. Wilmer should be entitled to ½.
      3rd: It is my desire that my three sons John Richard Frisby Wilmer, John R.B Wilmer and William L.S. Wilmer, shall have my books and papers, as also my wearing apparel and shaving apparatus, and my daughter Mary Ann Frisby Wilmer shall have my silver coffee pot and stand.
      4th. Should my wife die without a will and have children, yet unborn, then they to have a part of my estate. The balance to be divided between the American Bible Society, the American Sunday School Union Society, the American Tract Society, the Maryland Colonization Society and the American Temperance Society.
      Executor: wife Mary Eleanor Wilmer
      Signed: March 6, 1838 Simon Wilmer
      Wit: Thomas J. Marshall, William Marshall, John M. Brown, Peter Dent

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