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

Patience Bateman

Female Abt 1709 - 1781  (~ 72 years)


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  • Name Patience Bateman 
    Born Abt 1709  William & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 14 Jan 1781  William & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I8914  Tree1
    Last Modified 25 Nov 2022 

    Father Benjamin Bateman,   b. Abt 1688, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1772  (Age ~ 85 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary {Unproven} Posey,   b. 1678, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1735, Charles County, Maryland - inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 1708  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2322  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Benjamin Posey,   b. Between 1695 and 1699, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jul 1750, William & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 55 years) 
    Married 1724  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Jemima Elizabeth Posey,   b. Abt 1728, William & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. Mary Posey,   b. Between 1729 and 1734, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1776, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 46 years)  [natural]
     3. Bennett Posey,   b. 8 Jun 1731, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1762, Charles County, Maryland - inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years)  [natural]
     4. Lydia Posey,   b. 1732, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1800, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 69 years)  [natural]
     5. Benjamin Posey,   b. 1734, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1774, Charles County, Maryland - inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)  [natural]
     6. Uzziah Posey,   b. 9 Jan 1736, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1801, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)  [natural]
     7. Rhodum Posey,   b. 4 Apr 1739, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1792, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 54 years)  [natural]
     8. Charity Posey,   b. 2 Jun 1743, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     9. Allison Posey,   b. 4 Sep 1744, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1786, Halifax County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 25 Nov 2022 
    Family ID F2335  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Moses Hobart,   b. 1709, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1780, Charles County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 1751  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 25 Nov 2022 
    Family ID F6119  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Charles County Maryland Will Book AF-7, 1777-1782; Page 593.
      Patience Hobart's Will.
      I, Patience Hobart of CC, am weak but of perfect mind, memory, & understanding. I wish to be buried in a Christian like and decent manner, at the discretion of Hanson Hobart Philpott,
      To my granddaughter Charity Rock - 1 striped store gown with blue flowers.
      To my friend Penny Bateman - 1 blue petticoat.
      To my granddaughter Cassey Adams - 1 pair of blue shoes and a worsted pair of stockings.
      To my house wench Negro Jane - 1 blue gown.
      To my granddaughter Charity Philpot - 1 store gown with red in it.
      To Patience Posey, daughter of Rhody Posey - the blue petticoat on floating stripe gown, and a white apron and 1 black bonnet and 1 red gilt trunk.
      To the 2 afd granddaughters, Charity Philpott and Patience Posey, daughter of Rhody Posey - the rest of my wearing apparel.
      To my brother Benjamin Batman - 500 lbs of tobacco or the value thereof.
      To my son Bennet Posey deed's heirs - 1 shilling sterling, to be divided among them, and no more.
      To my daughter Mary Beggs deed's heirs - 1 shilling sterling, or the value thereof, to be divided among them, and no more.
      To my son Uzziah Posey- 1 shilling sterling & no more.
      To Rhody Posey - 1 shilling sterling or the value thereof, and no more.
      To Allison Posey - 1 shilling sterling or the value thereof, and no more.
      To Lyda Adams deed's heirs - 1 shilling sterling or the value thereof, and no more.
      To Charity Adams decd's heirs - 1 shilling sterling or the value thereof, and no more.
      To my grandson, Hanson Hobart Philpott - the rest of my estate. He is to pay all my debts.
      Executor: my grandson, Hanson Hobart Philpott.
      Signed Jan 14, 1781 - Patience (X her mark) Hobart. Wit - Belain Posey, James Cattrell.
      Probated on Feb 10, 1781 by the oaths of the executor and witness Belain Posey.
      ===
      1. Patience BATEMAN was born ABT. 1709. She was the daughter of 2. Benjamin ? BATMAN and 3. UNKNOWN. She married Moses HOBART. He was born ABT. 1709 in Charles , MD, and died 1780 in Charles , MD. She married Benjamin POSEY ABT. 1728, son of Benjamin POSEY and Mary BELAINE. He was born ABT. 1685 in Charles County, Maryland, and died ABT. 1750.

      Children of Patience BATEMAN and Benjamin POSEY are:

      i. Mary POSEY was born ABT. 1729. She married Henry BIGGS 1753 in Charles , MD.
      ii. Jemima Elizabeth POSEY was born ABT. 1730 in Charles County, Maryland. She married Francis PHILPOTT, son of John PHILPOTT and Anne COTTRELL. He was born ABT. 1728 in Charles County, Maryland.
      iii. Bennett POSEY was born 8 Jun 1731, and died 1762. He married Elizabeth HOBART 1756. She was born ABT. 1732, and died 1774.
      iv. Lydia POSEY was born ABT. 1732 in Charles , MD. She married Rhodam ADAMS 1768 in Charles , MD.
      v. Benjamin POSEY was born May 1734.
      vi. Uzziah POSEY was born 9 Jun 1736, and died 1801 in Charles , MD. He married Catherine SKINNER Mar 1778 in Charles , MD.
      vii. Rhodum POSEY was born 4 Apr 1739.
      viii. Charity POSEY was born 2 Jun 1743. She married ? ADAMS.
      ix. Allison POSEY was born 4 Sep 1744. He married Mary KENT. She died 1786 in Halifax, Virginia.

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      Jane Penn 97.244 CH £133.12.1 Apr 12 1768 Jul 8 1768
      Appraisers: John Wilder, John Warren.
      Creditors: Edward Warren, Benjamin Posey.
      Next of kin: Elisabeth Bateman, Thomas Bateman.
      Executor: Benjamin Bateman, Jr.
      ===
      Benjamin Posey 43.461 CH £71.8.0 Jul 28 1750
      Appraisers: Charles Musgrove, George Elgin,
      Creditors: Gustavus Brown., George Briscoe.
      Next of kin: Francis Posey, Thomas Posey.
      Administratrix: Patience Posey.
      ===
      Benjamin Posey, Charles Co.; £71.8.0; 28 Jul 1750; nok Francis Posey, Thomas Posey; admnx. Patience Posey (I 43.461) Benjamin Posey, Charles Co.; disc. 11 May 1754; Patience Posey, widow & admnx.; 9 children: Mary Biggs, Jemima, Bennett, Lydia & Bennet Posey all of age; Orey Posey age 18 yrs. Jan next; Rhodam Posey age 15 last April; Charity Posey age 10 last June; Alison Posey age 9 last Sep (ABB 1.121)
      ===
      Benjamin Posey 30.116 A CH £71.8.0 £15.0.2 Apr 13 1751
      Sureties: Moses Hubbard, Henry Biggs.
      Received from: William Cooke, Robert Horner.
      Payments to: Anne Posey, Peter Harrant, George Clark, William Gibson, Jane Mankin, Ely Pain, George Briscoe, Daniel Dulany, Esq., Walter Hanson.
      Representatives: widow (unnamed), 9 children: Mary Biggs (at age), Jemima Posey at age), Lidia Posey (at age), Bennet Posey (aged 19), Benjamin Posey (aged 6), Osye Posey (aged 14), Rhodan Posey (aged 12). Charity Posey (aged 6), Allison Posey (aged 5).
      Administratrix: Patience Posey.
      ===
      Benjamin Posey 36.493 A CH £3.10.11 May 11 1754
      Sureties: Moses Hubbard, Henry Bigg.
      Payments to: Dr. Gustavus Brown, John Kinsman, Daniel Jenifer.
      Representatives: widow (unnamed), children: Mary Biggs (at age), Jemima Posey (at
      age), Bennet Posey (at age), Lidia Posey (at age), Benjamin Posey (at age),
      ofey Posey (aged 17), Rhodman Posey (aged 15), Charity Posey (aged 10). Alison
      Posey (aged 7).
      Administratrix: Patience Posey.
      ===
      page 121) 11 May 1754 - Charles County
      Patience POSEY, Admx of Benjamin POSEY
      Sureties - Moses HUBBARD & Henry BIGGS
      widow - Patience POSEY
      9 Children: Mary BIGGS, Jemima, Bennett, Lydia & Benjamin POSEY all of age
      OREY POSEY aged 18 yrs Jan next
      Rhodam POSEY aged 15 yrs last April
      Charity POSEY aged 10 yrs last June
      Alison POSEY aged 9 yrs last Sept.
      ==
      11 Sept. 1779. Final account of Uziah Posey administrator of Benjamin Posey late of Charles Co. deceased. Cites inventory dated 20 July 1775 - Representatives are deceased's mother and seven brothers and sisters viz: Jemima Philpot, Bennett Posey, Rhody Posey, Lydia Adams, Charity Adams, Allison Posey and Uziah Posey. (Charles Co. Admin Accounts). N.B. This Benjamin Posey is the son of Benjamin Posey (d. 1750) and Patience his wife.
      The administrator Uziah Posey is the "Osey" Posey who is
      mentioned among Benjamin's children in his final account dated
      1754. (Ed. Note. Rhody aka Rhodum)
      ===
      Bennett Possey 78.15 - CH £65.15.11 May 24 1762 Jun 10 1762
      The probate entry cites the name of the deceased as Elisabeth Possey.
      Appraisers James Keech, George Keech.
      Creditors: John Fendall, James Campbell.
      Next of kin: Benjamin Possey, Patience Hobart.
      Administratrix: Benjamin Possey.
      ===
      Contributed by Shirley Middleton Moller
      Charles County, Wills AF 7.569
      Moses Hobart's Will
      I, Moses Hobart, am weak and sick in body, but in perfect
      sense & memory.
      To my wife Patience Hobart the use of Negroes George &
      Jane, during her natural life. Also one half of the
      household furniture, stock, and plantation utensils,
      and also the plantation where I now live, called
      Promise, one half of the orchard excepted, & the rest
      of my estate to be sold to the highest bidder, except
      the land, which is not to be sold until after the death
      of the afd Patience Hobart, and the money arising
      therefrom to be divided into 4 equal parts, that is to
      say, 1 part to my son Edward Hobart, 1 part to my son
      Harason Hobart, 1 part to the ears of Daniel
      Campbell Hobart, and 1 part to the heirs of my
      daughter, Elizabeth Posey, decd.
      To my daughter, Sabra Simms 2000 lbs of crop tobacco, or
      the value thereof, out of the 4 shares mentioned above,
      in bar of any other part of my estate.
      To Hanson Hobart Philpott half of that part of the
      personal estate left for the life of his grandmother,
      except the 2 Negroes and the other half of the death of
      afd Patience, with the 2 Negroes to be sold and divided
      into 4 parts above mentioned.
      Executors: Edward Hobart and Hanson Hobart Phillpot
      Signed Sep 16, 1780 Moses Hobart
      Wit: Jno Marshall, Jas Cottrell, Wm Robertson

      N.B. sd Patience Hobart agrees to relinquish her right of
      dower to a tract of land called Burlains Hills, to my son,
      Edward Hobart, in consideration of her receiving the whole
      of Promise. Signed Moses Hobart

      Probated on Dec 8, 1780 by both executors and all 3
      witnesses. Patience Hobart, the widow of the decd, was
      present at the time of taking the above probates.

      Jan 14, 1781. I, Patience Hobart, widow of Moses Hobart,
      late of CC, decd, do make my election to abide by the devise
      of the real estate in the Will of my sd decd husband, but I claim
      dower or third of the personal estate.
      Signed Patience her mark Hobart
      Wit: Belain Posey, James Cottrell
      ==
      Charles County Land Records 1775-1782; Liber V#3; Page 457. Deed of Gift, recorded at the request of Edward Hobart.
      Apr 17, 1780 from Moses Hobart of CC, to Edward Hobart, son and heir apparent of sd Moses Hobart, for the natural love he has for sd Edward Hobart and for the better support and preferment of sd Edward Hobart, he gives Edward a tract of land in Chiccamuxon Woods called Peert's Progress, bounded by a small branch near the land of Thomas Shuttleworth, the west side of a Deep branch, containing about 200 acres. Signed - Moses Hobart, wit - walter winter, Hoskins Hanson (CC Justices). Patience, the wife of the sd Moses, relinquished her right of dower to the lands within mentioned. Recorded May 20, 1780.
      ===
      Charles County, Maryland Land Records 1806-1808; Liber IB-7 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 205.
      At the request of James S. Fowler the following Deed was recorded October 15, 1806
      Indenture made June 16, 1806; between William Hobart and Sarah Hobart heirs of Edward Hobart who was the eldest son and heir at law of Moses Hobart late of CC grantors of the one part and Sarah Maddox wife of Samuel Maddox, Thomas M. Fowler, Elizabeth Foley and James S. Fowler grantees heirs of Thomas Fowler late of CC deceased of the other part. Whereas Moses Hobart by his last will and testament bearing date September 16, 1780 bequeath as follows, "I leave to my well beloved wife Patience Hobart the use of two negroes named George and Jane during her natural life also the plantation whereon I now live called "Promise" only one half of the orchards excepted and the remainder of my estate to be sold to the highest bidder except the land which is not to be sold until after the death of the said Patience Hobart and the money arising thereupon to be divided into 4 equal parts, one part to my son Edward Hobart one part to my son Harrison Hobart one part to the heirs of Daniel Campbell Hobart and one part to the heirs of my daughters Elizabeth Posey deceased" and whereas the said Edward Hobart and Hanson Hobart Philpott executors of Moses Hobart did in conformity to the will sometime about the year 1783 expose to public sale the lands which is herein after mentioned and Thomas Fowler became the highest bidder and purchaser for the price of 371 pounds 4 shillings and 6 pence current money. And whereas Thomas Fowler did in his lifetime paid to the executors all the said purchase money excepting only the sum of 35 pounds 3 shillings and 8 pence current money of Maryland and whereas the said executor did in the year last above-mentioned deliver to the said Thomas Fowler complete seizen and possession of the lands hereafter mentioned and granted. Now William Hobart and Sarah Hobart and execution of the sale aforesaid and in consideration of all the premises and for the further consideration of the sum of 35 pounds 3 shillings and 8 pence current money of Maryland and for other considerations them thereunto moving the said William Hobart and Sarah Hobart have sold unto Sarah Maddox, Thomas M. Fowler, Elizabeth Fowler and James S. Fowler in fee simple as co-heirs and co-partners and tenants in common and not as joint tenants parts of the following lands, "Promise", "Ashman's Purchase" and "Harrison's Venture" all adjoining to each other and lying on the east side of a branch that falls into Pope's Creek or Baker's Creek, and binding on Willow Swamp, Robertson's land and Chestnut Point and containing 119-3/4 acres. Signed William Hobart, Sarah Hobart in the presence of and acknowledged before Robert Crain, John Digges
      June 16, 1806; Sarah Hobart wife of William Hobart relinquished her right of dower

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