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

Dorothy Bennett

Female - 1774


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  • Name Dorothy Bennett 
    Gender Female 
    Died 17 Aug 1774  Calvert County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I97703  Tree1
    Last Modified 23 Jan 2022 

    Family Robert Sollers,   b. 5 Oct 1702, St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1750, Calvert County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Married Aft 1744  Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James Sollers,   b. Abt 1735, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1774, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 39 years)  [natural]
     2. Walter Sollers,   b. Bef 1742, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1762, Calvert County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 20 years)  [natural]
     3. Basil Sollers,   b. Bef 1743, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1763, Calvert County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 20 years)  [natural]
     4. Mary Sollers,   b. 1743, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1822, Wilson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  [natural]
     5. Rezin Sollers,   b. Abt 1744, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1762, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 19 years)  [natural]
     6. Anne Sollers,   b. Aft 1746, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1763, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 17 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 23 Jan 2022 
    Family ID F22031  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • internet surname... no probate records for this name
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      SOLLERS, Robert, Calvert Co., planter. 29 Jan, 1749/50; 18 Mar, 1749
      To wife Dorothy Sollers, dwelling plantation during widowhood, and afterward to eld. son Bennet Sollers.
      Inasmuch as I have let dau Althea have many things out of my estate, my will is that every article be brought into the appraisement of estate; otherwise, if she or her husband shd. refuse so to do, my will and intent is that they shall not come in to have any division of personal estate.
      To wife Dorothy, 1/3 pt. personalty.
      Balance divided amongst all child.
      Wife Dorothy, extx.
      Wit: William Sollers, Edward Blackburn, Wm. Blackburn. 27. 222
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      SELLERS, WALTER, Calvert Co. 25 Dec, 1761; 16 Jun, 1762
      To mother Dorothy Sellers, use of slaves; one piece of eight, which was left me by bro. Bennett Sellers.
      To bro. Resin Sellers, my horse that was left me by bro. Bennett Sellers, providing Resin shall give unto bro. James Sellers, his black horse.
      Bro. Basil Sellers.
      Sister. Ann Sellers, and the money due me from Gidion Turner, be equally divided between sisters, Ann and Mary Sellers.
      Extx: Mother Dorothy Sellers. 31. 700
      Wit: Peter Hellen, Richard Hellen, Jr.
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      SELLERS, BASIL. 2 Jul, 1763; Oct, 1763
      To bro. Rezin Sellers, slaves; carpentry tools, my house rainbow (?) and my mare.
      To bro. James Sellers, slaves; clothing.
      To sister Ann Sellers, a certain slave.
      To sister Mary Sellers, a certain slave.
      To niece Elizabeth Turner, a certain slave.
      To mother Dorothy Sellers, moveable estate.
      Ex: Bro. Rezin.
      Wit: Samuel Dare, Peter Hellen. 31. 1003

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