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

Elizabeth Denwood

Female Bef 1689 - 1736  (> 47 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth Denwood 
    Birth Bef 1689  Accomack County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Death 31 May 1736  Somerset County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I96556  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2024 

    Father Levin Denwood,   b. 1648, Accomack County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 9 May 1726, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 78 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Priscilla Waters,   b. Abt 1650, Accomack County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Bef 1726, Accomack County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage Abt 1668  Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F23463  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family George Gale,   b. Bef 1685   d. 20 Aug 1712, Somerset County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 27 years) 
    Marriage Bef 1705  Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Gale,   b. Abt 1706   d. 1744, Somerset County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 38 years)  [Father: natural]
     2. Levin Gale,   b. Bef 1709, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 24 Apr 1744, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 35 years)  [Father: natural]
     3. George Gale,   b. Abt 1710, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1748, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 39 years)  [Father: natural]
     4. Mathias Gale,   b. Bef 1711, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 30 Oct 1772, Parish of St. John, Hackney, Middlesex, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 61 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F44218  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
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      Gale, Betty, Somerset Co. 15th Apr., 1727 ; 31st May, 1736.
      To son Levin and hrs., "Father's Care" on Wiccocomico Ck. and R., and some lands purchased contiguous to some lands deceased husband, George Gale, bou. of James and John Spence.
      sons Levin, George, John and Mathias, exs., and their hrs., residue of estate.
      Test: Thomas Gillis, Henry Ballard, Joseph Gillis. 21. 600.
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      Madam Betty Gale 23.513 So 23126.7.8 Jun 3 1736 Feb 24 1738
      Appraisers: Thomas Dashiel, Robert Jones.
      Residuary Legatee: Levin Gale.
      Mentions: executor and his brothers are all the children of the deceased.
      Executor: Levin Gale, Esq.
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      Denwood, Levin, Somerset Co., 21st April, 1725; 9th May, 1726.
      To dau. Betty Gale and hrs., 1100 A. dwelling plantation "Hack Land," on Manny Ok.; "Stony Ridge" adj., and all other lands adjacent to either of sd. tracts; and 1/2 of lands on or near The Upper Straights, Dorchester Co.
      To grandsons Thomas and George and their hrs., other 1/2 lands on or nr. The Upper Straights.
      To sisters Sarah Hicks and Rebecca Covington, 1 guinea each.
      To dau. Betty Gale and Elizabeth Waters, £15 to be disposed of among Friends; also 1 A. bet. Wiccocoimico and. Mauny where the Quaker Meeting House stands, with the Meeting House to be kept for that purpose.
      To Martha and Mary and their hrs., 2 daus. of cousin Levin Woolford, 2 tracts bet. Rock Ct and the Devils Island (bou. with late bro.-in-law Woolford).
      To Thomas Hill and hrs., tract in The Forrest bou. of testator by James Hill, late of afsd. Co., and not conveyed to him in his life time.
      To grandsons Thomas and George Denwood and their hrs., plan. on Manocan where son Arthur lived, with all other lands adj. and share of Forest land not before disposed of.
      To daus. Betty, -Gale and Mary Hill each and their hrs., 1/3 of residue of estate.
      To grandchildren Thomas, George, Betty and Mary Denwood, Esther King and Priscilla Gillis and great-grandchild Levin Denwood (if he shall live to age of 18) and their hrs., £100, and 1/2 residue of estate equally.
      Da-u. Betty Gale and grandson Levin Gale
      Test: Richard Waters, John Bacon, Mark Noble, Abigail Waters. 18, 507
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      Christopher Disheld 17.695 SO £225.2.0 Jan 15 1727 Jan 10 1733
      (also Christopher Dishiell)
      Appraisers: George Scott, Capell King.
      Creditors: Joseph Macclester, Betty Gale.
      Next of kin: James Dashiell, George Dashiell, Jr.
      Administratrix: Elisabeth Dishiel (alias Elisabeth Jacobs).
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      Denwood, Esther, Somerset Co, — Aug., 1724; 21st Sept., 1724.
      To dau. Esther King, use of £40 from estate; at her decease, to her 4 child., viz. Arthur, Planer, Jesse and Priscilla King.
      To son John, personalty, on condition that he pay to son Thomas at age of 21 yrs. £50.
      To grandson Levin and cousins Richard Hill and Levin Gale, £10 each.
      To dau. Priscilla Gillis, £50, pt. thereof to be divided at her decease bet. her son and dau. Levin and Betty Gillis and her unborn child.
      To daus. Betty and Mary and son George, £50 each. Sons Thomas and George to be kept at school until 15 yrs. of age. Cousin Richard Hill to have tuition and charge of son Thomas, and son Thomas Gillis charge of son George. Sister Betty Gale tuition and guardianship of dam. Mary until 21 yrs. of age or marriage. SM. sd. sister not live so long, cousin Levin Gale to have charge of her.
      To sons Thomas and George, residue of estate equally.
      Exs.: Sons John Denwood and Thomas Gillis and cousin Levin Gale.
      Test: Joseph Gillis, William Rutter, Bridget Phillips. 18,334.

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