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

Robert Young

Male Bef 1742 - 1811  (> 69 years)


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  • Name Robert Young 
    Birth Bef 1742  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death 10 Dec 1811  Prince George's County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I9710  Tree1
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2024 

    Family Ruth Hawkins,   b. Between 1735 and 1746, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1801, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Marriage Abt 1762  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Henry Hawkins Young,   b. Aft 1762, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1813, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 51 years)  [Father: natural]
     2. Alexander Young,   b. Aft 1762, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1801, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 39 years)  [Father: natural]
     3. Robert Young,   b. Aft 1762, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1801, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 39 years)  [Father: natural]
     4. Elizabeth Young,   b. Aft 1762, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1801, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 39 years)  [Father: natural]
     5. Caleb Young,   b. Aft 1762, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1801, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 39 years)  [Father: natural]
     6. Josias Young,   b. 16 Jun 1781, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1846, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 64 years)  [Father: natural]
     7. Martha Young,   b. 1784, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1821, Jefferson County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 37 years)  [Father: natural]
     8. Jane Joan Greenfield Young,   b. Bef 1776, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Abt 1797, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 21 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F6269  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
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      1808-1812 Prince George's County MD Will Book
      ROBERT YOUNG, Sr. of Nottingham 12/04/1811 12/10/1811
      "_ _ _ weak in Body ..."
      Bequeaths to
      I. Henry Young --son
      Alexander Young —son
      Josias Young --son
      Martha Young --daughter
      Robert Young --son
      Elizabeth Young --daughter
      -to have all of the testator's real estate to be divided equally between them as tenants in common and not as joint tenants
      -remainder of the personal estate lo be divided among Martha. Robert and Elizabeth as Henry. Alexander and Josias have already been given their share
      2. James G. Wood --son-in-law
      -named executor of the will along with the testator's son Josias
      Witnesses: George Armstrong
      Levin Skinner
      William Worthington
      Then came' George Amstrong and Levin Skinner
      Note: the testator signed the will in his own hand

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      Small, Jeremiah, Prince George's County, 29th Nov., 1720; 13th July, 1723,
      To Richard Ralance (Rollins?), personalty.
      To wife Mary, extx., entire estate.
      Test: Henry Acton, Robert Young, James Young.
      Note: Robt. Young decd at date of probate. 18.108
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      Charles County Maryland Will Book AF-11, 1791-1801, {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 308.
      Martha Porteus, September 13, 1795; November 23, 1795
      I, Martha Porteus of CC being sick and weak but of sound and disposing memory
      To sister Susanna Hawkins, negro Aaron
      To sister Ruth Young, negro Rachel
      To nephew Henry Young, negro boy George
      To nephew Alexander Young, negro boy Tom
      To nephew Robert Young, negro Lory
      To niece Jenny Dorsett, negro girl Emma
      To niece Martha Young, negro girl Peggy
      To niece Elizabeth Young, negro girl Hanna
      To nephew Samuel Hawkins, mullato John. Whereas the fellow I have bequeath my nephew is in a bad state of health, it he should die, then the negro I have bequeath to my nephew Caleb Hawkins called Mima shall belong to him.
      To nephew Caleb Hawkins, mullato Jack and negroes Sally and Mima with the following reservation in favour of Mr. Robert Young Senr. That he shall within six months after my expiration, pay the said Caleb Hawkins the full worth in cash of the negro woman called Mima who will then convey negro Mima to Robert Young.
      To niece Martha Hawkins, negro Betty and her youngest son
      To niece Eleanor Hawkins, negro Moses
      To niece Mary Hanson, negro Lucy, and the first child should go to her daughter Eleanor Hanson.
      To nephew Thomas Hawkins, negro girl Jenny
      To great nephew Walter Hanson, negro boy Harry
      To great nephew Josias Hawkins, negro boy Basil
      To great niece Ann Hanson, negro girl Venus
      To sister Mrs Ann Hawkins, one riding mare "Betty" together with all my household furniture. Also the interest due to me from a debt from the estate of my deceased brother Josias Hawkins.
      To Mrs. Ann Hanson wife to Mr. Henry M{assey} Hanson, one thousand weight of nett crop tobacco a small testimony of my esteem.
      To the vestry of Port Tobacco Parish for the purpose of repairing the churches, the principal of the debt due from the estate of my brother Josias Hawkins within eighteen months after my decease. Also the monies from the sale of a small plantation of 15 acres bequeath me by my brother Josias Hawkins and now occupied by Mrs. Ann Lowe. {The total to the vestry} no more than one hundred pounds currency. It is probably that the monies from the sale of the above land will exceed the debt due from my brothers estate so any surplus to go to my nephew Caleb Hawkins.
      To executor for the year after my death, the use of negroes Jack, Jno., Charles and Aaron and the profits from their labour together with what of the debts are due me he may be able to collect to be equally divided among my nieces, Eleanor and Jane Dent, and my nephew Henry H. Hawkins.
      Executor: nephew Caleb Hawkins
      Signed: September 13, 1795 Martha Porteus
      Wit: Samuel Chapman, Elizabeth Parker Chapman, Sally Ware
      {Martha Porteus is the d/o Henry Holland Hawkins and Joan Greenfield
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      1789-1790 Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records Liber II [Abstract by Mike Marshall]; Page 310. At the request of Robert Young the following Deed was recorded September 14, 1789
      Indenture made August 17, 1789; Thomas Contee, merchant in consideration of 450 pounds current money paid by Robert Young, merchant has sold part of a tract called "Lees Choice" containing 1 acre lying in the Town of Nottingham, beginning at a stone wehre stood a cedar post near the river standing in the east line of Lot Number 21. Signed Thomas Contee in the presence of and acknowledged before Fielder Bowie, Robert Bowie and at the same time Sarah Contee w/o Thomas Contee relinquished her right of dower
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1793-1794; Liber JRM 2 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 330. At the request of Robert Young the following Deed was recorded December 10, 1793
      Indenture made June 14, 1793; Robert Bowie of the Town of Nottingham in consideration of 200 pounds current money paid by Robert Young of the Town of Nottingham have sold part of a lot in Nottingham Town formerly the property of James Russell and sold by the commissioners to sell confiscated property to his father Capt. William Bowie, and assigned by his father to him to whom a deed for the lot was executed by the Honorable Alexander Contee Hanson, Esq., Chancellor. Signed Robert Bowie in the presence of and acknowledged before Rinaldo Johnson, John Smith Brookes and at the same time Priscilla Bowie w/o Robert Bowie relinquished her right of dower

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