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

James Watts

Male Bef 1665 - 1703  (> 38 years)


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  • Name James Watts 
    Birth Bef 1665 
    Gender Male 
    Death 2 Aug 1703  Prince George's County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I92603  Tree1
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2024 

    Father Maryland Watts 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F1699  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth MNU Oneby,   b. Bef 1669   d. Aft 25 Mar 1703, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 35 years) 
    Marriage Bef 11 May 1699  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F26857  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
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      Watts, James, Prince George's County, 3rd July, 1703; 2nd Aug., 1703.
      To son-in-law Thomas Oneby, personalty.
      to Ann, dau. of Thomas and Matthew Greenfield, residue of estate.
      Ex.: Thos. Greenfield afsd.
      Test: Jos. Meston,
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      Ja. Watts 37A.130 A Page £393.18.4 2176.8.11 Aug 3 1716
      Payments to: Mr. Wight, Col. Holland, William Downe, Thomas Bond (merchant in London), Thomas Brook, Jr., William Down.
      Legatees: John Wight, Anne Wight.
      Executors: T. T. Greenfield & James Greenfield (executors of Col. Thomas Greenfield, (executor of deceased)).
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      James Watts 33B.68 A Page £393.18.4 £264.0.11 Nov 12 1712
      Payments to: Joseph Perry.
      Legatees: Thomas Onbee.
      Mentions: wife (unnamed, dead).
      Executor: Thomas Greenfield, Esq.
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      James Watts 36C.299 A £21.7.3 Apr 25 1716
      Payments to: Mr. Tobias Bowles, Dr. Fred Clodius, Mr. William Joseph, Edward Willet.
      Legatees: Thomas Onbee.
      Executors: T. Trueman Greenfield and James Greenfield (executors of Col. Greenfield (executor of deceased)).
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      Williams, James, Prince George's Co., 14th May, 1691; 18th July, 1698.
      To 2 nephs., viz., John and Benjamin Chapman, and hrs., 600 A., part of Chelsey. "
      To neph. Richard Wallis, 200 A., residue of "Chelsey."
      To James Wallis and hrs., '‘Pentsland Hills"at decease of Grace Thompson.
      To neph. Richard Hartup and hrs., 100 A. (unnamed) nr. Swanson's Ck.
      Brother-in-law John Chapman, ex. and residuary legatee.
      Test: Jas. Watts, Dan'l Hurst, Jno. Bennett. 6. 121.
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      Stephen Ownbey 18.162 A £152.0.7 May 11 1699
      Payments to: Edward Carlton & Co., Capt. Keyser, Mr. Jacob Moorland, Thomas Emerson.
      Mentions: 1 orphan (unnamed).
      Administratrix/Executrix: Elisabeth Watts, wife of James Watts.
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      Thomas Bridges 20.138 I Page £78.15.4 Dec 21 1700
      Appraisers: James Wats, George Jones.
      List of debts: Thomas Brooke, Esq.
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      James Braye 20.141 I Page £7.4.8 Apr 10 1699
      Appraisers: Mr. James Watts, Mr. William Cougley.
      Mentions: widow (unnamed).
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      Charles County Maryland Land Records, Liber Z, Page 29
      Recorded at request of James Stoddert:
      25 Mar 1703; Indenture from James Watts of Prince George's County, planter, to James Stoddert, Gent.; for £70; tract called Ruden on the west side of the Patuxent; bounded by Zachia Branch; containing 270 acres; /s/ James Watts; wit: Wm. Selby, Nicho. Sporne; ack. 25 Mar 1703 by James Watts and Elizabeth his wife; ack. Prince George's Co. by sd. Watts and his wife 25 Mar 1703; alienation from James Stoddert 24 Jul 1703
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Port Tobacco: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 330-204: RUDEN: 270 acres; Possession of - 270 Acres - Stoddert, James: Surveyed 10 Aug 1694 for William Barton lying on the West side Patuxent river beginning at a bound Spanish oak in the fork of Zachia Swamp.: Conveyance notes - 270 Acres - Thomas Blanford from James Stoddert; 19 May 1720, This land is again charged Folio 331 (mm note: record appears again next page no additional info)

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