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

John Griffith

Male 1728 - 1774  (46 years)


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  • Name John Griffith 
    Birth 1728  St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death 10 Sep 1774  St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I93702  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Father Charles Griffith,   b. 20 Jan 1693, St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 17 Oct 1771, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 78 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Catherine Baldwin,   b. 1705, St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 13 May 1733, St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 28 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage 6 Jun 1721  St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F11739  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      GRIFFITH, JOHN, Anne Arundel Co., Gent. 20 April 1767; 6 June 1774
      To nephew John Griffith Worthington, my plantation near the Severn River called Youngs Success, 162 acres; house and lot in Annapolis; and Negroes, Old Nan, Nan dau. of Nan and James; my watch and silver shoe buckles; and horse.
      To niece Catherine Worthington 80 acres of tract called Littleton in the fork of Patuxent, Negro girl Jane.
      To niece Elizabeth Worthington, mulatto girl Sarah.
      Residue of personal estate to children of my brother in law,
      Nicholas Worthington by my sister Catherine his wife.
      brother in law, Nicholas Worthington, ex.
      Wit: Nathan Hammond, Phillip Hammond, Junr., Charles Ridgely. 39. 822
      Comfort Griffith, widow of John Griffith, renounced the will in favor of her third part, 26 May 1774.
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      GRIFFITH, Charles, Anne Arundel Co. 4 Oct, 1767; 17 Oct, 1771
      To children: William, Charles, Mary White, John, Catherine Worthington.
      Son in law Nicholas Worthington, husband of dau. Catherine and their children
      Granddaus. Catherine & Elizabeth Worthington.
      Granddau. Catherine dau. of son Wm.
      Grandsons Charles & John Griffith Worthington.
      To Grandson Charles Griffith son of son William.
      Tracts: Richardsons Joy, "Narrow Neck," Hickory Neck," Orphans' Inheritance, Norwood's Fancy, "Jones' Inheritance," Griffith's Lott, Island in Severn River.
      Exs. son John and son in law Nicholas Worthington.
      Wit: Thomas Hyde, William Wilkins, Joshua Frazier. 38. 380
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      1770-1772 Frederick County MD Land Records {Patricia Abelard Andersen}
      164-166. John Griffith recorded 25 June 1770, made 20 June between Adam Henry and Sarah his
      wife, for £100 sell parts of two tracts, one called Ogleton; and the other called Kingstons stead,
      containing in all 100 acres. Signed Adam Henry and Sarah Henry by mark before Jos Wood, Thos
      Price. Receipt. Acknowledgment and dower release. Alienation fine paid.

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