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Kent County Court Records
Court records from 17th-century Kent County, Maryland, arranged by theme.

Transcribed and compiled by Dr. Alexa Cawley, Ph.D.






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Buyer Name



Seller Name

Dickes

Thomas

Date of Sale


Property Name


Court Registration

12/20/1660

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

0

S Boundary


Security

-1

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description


Witnesses

when Dickes dies, Mr. Hemsley is order to take control of the estate untill the next court and that Hemsely and macume Meconny should strike the crop and make an inventory

Others Involved


Original Acquisition


Source

LIV 191



Buyer Name



Seller Name

Morgan

Henry

Date of Sale


Property Name


Court Registration

4/15/59

Price of Sale

Rights to land for transportation of a female servant Hanna Grinley

Rental

0

N Boundary

Adioyninge to his Land on the South Est side of the Riuer Wye

Sale

0

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

-1

W Boundary


Property Description

"demandeth Rights for Land for Transportacon of a woman seruant", "wch Land mr Morgan entreth on the Esterne Shore Adioyninge to his Land on the South Est side of the Riuer Wye wch he declareth in Court is not yet Taken up or Conuayed to any other person"

Witnesses


Others Involved


Original Acquisition


Source

LIV 163



Buyer Name

Abett

John

Seller Name

Buttler

Capt John

Date of Sale

1/21/1660

Property Name


Court Registration


Price of Sale

700 lbs of tobacco & 7 barrels of corn

Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description


Witnesses

Roger Baxter testified that Francis Posey stayed at his house in order to collect payment from Abett for Buttler's plantation which was forfeited/confiscated by the Secretary b/c the Lord Proprietor did not grant a patent

Others Involved


Original Acquisition


Source




Buyer Name

Barnes of Severn

Francis

Seller Name

Winchester

John

Date of Sale

8/12/1650

Property Name


Court Registration

2/6/1652

Price of Sale

starting 12/1/1650 for 1 year; to plant orchard of 20 apple, 10 pear, 20 peach and 20 cherry trees, make fence around orchard and keep in repair; pay 1 1/2 bushels of Indian corn per year

Rental

-1

N Boundary


Sale

0

S Boundary

John Winchester's other 150 acres

Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

"One hundred Acres of Land being next adjoyning and part of a parcell of Land of two hundred and fifty Acres lately surveyed and taken up by me John Winchester and lying to the Southern side"

Witnesses

Oliver Sprye and Wiiliam Drury

Others Involved

also instructed not to cut any trees other than those needed for building and making cask to put Winchester's crop of tobacco in, also to manage Winchester's crop

Original Acquisition


Source

LVI 11-12; fol. 66



Buyer Name

Baxter

Roger

Seller Name

Heuett and Bellamy

Robert and Henry

Date of Sale

1/21/1641

Property Name

Baxter plantation

Court Registration

??

Price of Sale

for a certain sum of tobacco: "provided that the said Roger Baxter have upon the said ground sufficient Timber for a Dwelling house free inlett and outlett for his hoggs all the Year; Heuett and Bellamy retain right of refusal of sale by Baxter

Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

"that point of Land next the Creeks mouth commonly called the Crany Neck from the point to a great white Oake marked with three notches with an Ax

Witnesses

John Bennett;

Others Involved

Baxter sold to Robert Dunne and John Richeson in 9/1652; Donn sold it to Thomas Marsh 12/1652; Marsh sold it to Henry Carline; Carline sold it to Thomas Hill 7/1653

Original Acquisition

Hewett registered 400 acre "Cranie Neck" in 1657

Source

LVI 20; Liber A fol 90



Buyer Name

Belcher

Thomas

Seller Name

Jones and Lumbard

William and Francis

Date of Sale

6/22/1651

Property Name

Messon Freehold

Court Registration

6/22/1653

Price of Sale

not listed

Rental

0

N Boundary

bounding on the North with a Line drawn from a marked Treet at the Midlle of Messon pong and Extending into the Woods South East and by East seventy perches or thereabouts

Sale

-1

S Boundary

On the South with the Land of Edward Cummins

Security

0

E Boundary

On the East with a Meridian Line even from the End of the said seventy perches South and by West for the length of ninety Perches or threabouts

Registration

0

W Boundary

On the West with the Chesapeake Bay

Property Description

Messon Freehold lying on the West side of the Island of Kent

Witnesses

Thomas Pett administrator (of Jone's estate?), Thomas Hynson Clerk of Kent Court

Others Involved


Original Acquisition

12/9/1640 Robert Short

Source

LVI 18, Deed Liber A pp 9-11, fol. 76



Buyer Name

Bennett

Thomas

Seller Name

Lovely

Deliverance

Date of Sale

12/1/1660

Property Name

Lovely's Neck

Court Registration

1/21/1660

Price of Sale

4500 lbs of tobacco p/yr, 1 cow next yr for yr, ground for 6000 plants and housing for this year, find Lovely, his wife and child "the fetching of wood water and the beating thayre bread", turn over 5 cows and increase after 5 years, 10 barrows, a boor .

Rental

-1

N Boundary


Sale

0

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

"his now planttation on the Eastren shore Called by the name of Louelys necke laid out for on hundred Acurs" w/ 5 cows & increase, 5 sows,3 "barraws"& 1 boor & 7 pigs, & some poultry, 1 feather bed, 1 flocke bed and servants John Silvester and Jane Brigs

Witnesses

Nicholas Pickard, John Coursey

Others Involved

Mrs. Lovely petitioned court that Lovely rented land, livestock and servants that belonged to her child to Bennett, Bennett supposedly disappeared and plantation and estate given back

Original Acquisition


Source

LIV 201-202, 204



Buyer Name

Benton

Marke

Seller Name

Jenkins

John

Date of Sale

4/1/1661

Property Name

Clife

Court Registration

5/1/1661

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

"A pattent granted to me Called by the name of Clife laid out for two hundred Acurs moore or less"

Witnesses

James Ringgold, Toby Wells

Others Involved


Original Acquisition


Source

LIV 216; Liber B folio 96



Buyer Name

Blake

Giles

Seller Name

Broadnox

Thomas

Date of Sale

1/18/1652

Property Name

Little Neck

Court Registration

6/7/1652

Price of Sale

One bushell of Corn a year to bradnox

Rental

-1

N Boundary

"to the Northward with a small run of water or Little brook betwixt the said plantation and the Land that the said Mr. Broadnox now lives upon

Sale

0

S Boundary

"bounded to the Southward with a Creek and Swamp running up into th e Woods betwixt the said Planation and Mr Phill Conyers Land

Security

0

E Boundary

to the Eastward runing up into the Woods

Registration

0

W Boundary

Chesapeake Bay

Property Description

gives boundaries of plantation and "all the building fruit Trees Woods Waters Commodities and Conveniences thereunto"

Witnesses

Hassadia Hills mark, Thomas Hill

Others Involved


Original Acquisition


Source

LVI 11-12; Liber A fol. 65



Buyer Name

Body

William

Seller Name

Downe/Dunn

Robert

Date of Sale

3/22/1649

Property Name

of Ile of Kent

Court Registration


Price of Sale

transportation

Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

0

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

-1

W Boundary


Property Description

"one hundred acres of Land due to him for his Transport into this province Anno 1649"

Witnesses

Tho: Pett: Tho: Belcher

Others Involved


Original Acquisition

original land grant for transportation, not a sale

Source

LVI 3



Buyer Name

Body

William

Seller Name

Belcher

Thomas

Date of Sale

10/1650

Property Name

Messon Freehold?

Court Registration


Price of Sale

one good cow great with Cald or a Calf by her side

Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

a parcell of Land that the said mr. Belcher had taken up adjoyning to the Land of Thomas Pett; is this Messon Freedhold?

Witnesses

John Salter testified to the agreement; deal made at John Winchester's house; Body bought the cow from Winchester and told him it was for Belcher

Others Involved


Original Acquisition

Robert Short 1640; Wm. Jones and F. Lumbard; Belcher (1651)

Source

LIV 19



Buyer Name

Body and Belcher

William and Thomas

Seller Name

Pett

Thomas

Date of Sale

10/1650

Property Name


Court Registration

1653 court hearing?

Price of Sale

one good Cow great with calf or a Calf by her side by the last of March (1651?)

Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

a parcell of Land of Thomas Pett by Estimation fifty acres more or less

Witnesses

John Salter (27); John Winchester (30)

Others Involved

agreement made at John Winchester's house

Original Acquisition

Thomas Pett registered Pett's Gift 100 acres in 1650

Source

LVI 19; Deeds Liber A 11-12, fol. 79



Buyer Name

Brimington of Talbot

Capt. Jacob

Seller Name

Machookin (Meconicon)

John

Date of Sale

8/24/1669

Property Name

Machoakin

Court Registration

8/24/1669

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary

get this

Sale

-1

S Boundary

get this: Chester River

Security

0

E Boundary

get this

Registration

0

W Boundary

get this: Langford's Bay

Property Description

Machoakin Lyingt on the North side of Chester River and on the east syde of a Bay in the said River called Lnagfords Bay bexr adioyingin to the land lately laid out for Nichaolas Broadway

Witnesses

Robert Dunn and John Wright

Others Involved


Original Acquisition


Source

LIV 270-271



Buyer Name

Broadnox

Thomas

Seller Name

Clay

Henery

Date of Sale

5/7/1653

Property Name

original patent to Thomas Stent 5/17/1641

Court Registration

11/1655

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary

on the North with the sd parallel (see western boundary)

Sale

-1

S Boundary

on the south with a Creeck caled Stends Creeck or branch

Security

0

E Boundary

On the East with Coxes bay, Containinge by Estimation & now laide out for one hundred Ackers

Registration

0

W Boundary

on the West wth a meridal liene from heade of the branch untill it meet a line drawen from Butlers Marsh

Property Description


Witnesses

Thomas Hynson; Isaac Iliue

Others Involved


Original Acquisition

Thomas Stent 5/17/1641, then assigned to Thomas Devereux, then Broadnox

Source

LVI 54; Liber A fol 117



Buyer Name

Brown

Mr. (Nicholas?)

Seller Name

Smith

Zephaniah

Date of Sale

2/12/1652

Property Name

formerly Mr. Phillpotts

Court Registration

6/7/1652

Price of Sale

debt of 1500 lbs of tobacco which Smith and Wll Chandler owned Brown "in sattisfaction for a servant which I the said Smith stood bound to perform as by Condition appears

Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

0

S Boundary


Security

-1

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

"my Plantation with all the Land which belong to it on kent which was formerly Mr Phillpotts to be security"

Witnesses


Others Involved

William Chandler shared debt

Original Acquisition

Phillpott?

Source

LVI 11. fol 65



Buyer Name

Carline

Henry

Seller Name

Marsh

Thomas

Date of Sale

26th 1652

Property Name

Craney Neck?Baxter plantation

Court Registration

?

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

"that point of Land next the Creeks mouth commonly called the Crany Neck from the point to a great white Oake marked with three notches with an Ax

Witnesses

Thomas Ringgold

Others Involved


Original Acquisition

Hewett registered 400 acre "Cranie Neck" in 1657

Source

LVI 20; Liber A fol. 90



Buyer Name

Carline and Lumber

Henry and Frances

Seller Name

Crouch

George

Date of Sale

2/1/1652

Property Name


Court Registration

10/29/1655 : 1/1/1655

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

0

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description


Witnesses

John Gould mark, Thomas Hill;

Others Involved


Original Acquisition


Source

LVI 22-23; Court Liber A fol. 96



Buyer Name

Carter

Henry

Seller Name

Dunn

Robert

Date of Sale

3/22/1669/70

Property Name

Dunns Hazard

Court Registration

3/22/1669/70

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description


Witnesses


Others Involved


Original Acquisition


Source

LIV 286



Buyer Name

Champe

William

Seller Name

Martin

Robert

Date of Sale

1659

Property Name


Court Registration

1659

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

Martin assigns 600 acres to Champe

Witnesses


Others Involved


Original Acquisition


Source

Liber 4, folio 48



Buyer Name

Coppedge

Edward

Seller Name

Morgan

Henry

Date of Sale

2/25/1650/51

Property Name

Morgan's land grant

Court Registration


Price of Sale

assigns right

Rental

0

N Boundary

a line drawn east and by North from the end of the former line(western) unto Long creek

Sale

-1

S Boundary

Matapeck Creek

Security

0

E Boundary

Long creek

Registration

0

W Boundary

line drawn north from marked oak standing near the head of Whatapeake Creek for length of 125 perches

Property Description

Morgan's land grant

Witnesses

George Crouch; Deverox Godwin

Others Involved


Original Acquisition

Morgan 8/17/1650

Source

LVI 6



Buyer Name

Dabb

John

Seller Name

Wetherill

Thomas

Date of Sale

2/16/1658

Property Name


Court Registration

4/15/1659

Price of Sale

10,000 lbs of tobacco to be paid 1000 lbs yearly, beginning in 1640?

Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

all the Right, Clame & intrest That doth belonge unto the adore sd wetherill, of a plantation that the afore sd Dabb is partner wth the sd wetherill in the sad Land, which contrained one hundred Acres of Land"

Witnesses

Joseph Wickes,John Cowrsey

Others Involved

witnessed by Joseph Wickes and John Cowrsey

Original Acquisition

purchased from Robert Martine in 3/1656

Source

LIV 162; Liber B folio 55-56



Buyer Name

Dabbs and Witherell

John and Thomas

Seller Name

Martine

Robert

Date of Sale

3/1/1655

Property Name


Court Registration

3/1/1655

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

A Certaine plantation, Containinge One hundred Ackers, bee it more or lesse, bounded upon Coxes Creecke, and now in the possession of the sd Jn Dabbs and Tho: Witherell

Witnesses

Thomas Hill, clerk of the Court

Others Involved


Original Acquisition


Source

LVI 55; Liber A fol 119?



Buyer Name

Dauis

John

Seller Name

Ashbury

Frances

Date of Sale

2/2/1671

Property Name

Sterman's

Court Registration

3/28/1671

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary

marked sassafras at the head of the old little field

Sale

-1

S Boundary

mouth of Oyster Creek?

Security

0

E Boundary

mouth of Oyster Creek to the head of that branch bext the bay side

Registration

0

W Boundary

Chesapeake Bay

Property Description

parcel of land called Sterman's

Witnesses

Will Dennis, Catharin Wright

Others Involved

parcel of land called Sterman's shared by Robert Kent and Frances Ashbury; at one point part of parcel described as Dauis and ashbury's and Robert Kent and Arthur Wright give permission for Ashbury to sell his parcel to Davis

Original Acquisition


Source

LIV 313-314



Buyer Name

de Contie

Mitchell

Seller Name

Johnson

Petter

Date of Sale

11/27/1667

Property Name


Court Registration

11/2/1670

Price of Sale

3000 lbs of tobacco

Rental

0

N Boundary

on the North with a line frawne East from Piggg Quarter Creeke into Little Ease Creeke

Sale

-1

S Boundary

bounding on the south with Pigg Quarter Creeke

Security

0

E Boundary

On the East with A Creeke called Little Ease Creeke

Registration

0

W Boundary

bounding on the west with Pigg Quarter Creeke

Property Description

One hundred acres of Land Situtate lieing & being on the Island of Kent, & on a Creeke Called Pigg Quarter Creeke

Witnesses

Mi Miller, Thomas Baxter; signed Peter and Mary Johnson

Others Involved


Original Acquisition

1665 (Peden 55)

Source

LIV 302



Buyer Name

Deare

John

Seller Name

Huntt

Margret, wife of Francis deceased

Date of Sale

2/1/1652

Property Name

Pentrogay

Court Registration


Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary

on The North a lyen Drawne East from A makt Pine standing neer The said Creeke To The Length of Two Hundred Perchis

Sale

-1

S Boundary

on The south with The land of Roger Baxter

Security

0

E Boundary

East sied of Coxe Creeke; on the East with a lyen drawne south from The end of The former lyen vntell it intersect a paralell Drawne from The lyne of Roger Baxter

Registration

0

W Boundary

Bounding on The west with The sd Creeke

Property Description


Witnesses

Fra Lumbard; Tho: Hill

Others Involved


Original Acquisition

John Deare Pentrogay 1650

Source

LVI 83; Liber B fol. 5



Buyer Name

Deare

John

Seller Name

Dunne

Robert

Date of Sale


Property Name


Court Registration


Price of Sale

promises 1800 lb of tobacco to be opaid as security for land; pay by 11/31/1655 or land goes back to Dunne

Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

-1

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description


Witnesses

Thomas Hinson; Henery Carlin

Others Involved


Original Acquisition


Source

LVI 65; Liber A fol 121?



Buyer Name

Deere

John

Seller Name

Rogers

Edward

Date of Sale

10/1/1658

Property Name


Court Registration

10/1/1658

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

assigns over right to 50 acres demanded from Proprietor on 10/1/1658

Witnesses


Others Involved


Original Acquisition

10/1/1658

Source

LIV 142; Liber B folio 43



Buyer Name

Deere

John

Seller Name

Reade

Thomas

Date of Sale

10/1/1658

Property Name


Court Registration

10/1/1658

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

assigns over right to 50 acres demanded from Proprietor on 10/1/1658

Witnesses


Others Involved


Original Acquisition

10/1/1658

Source

LIV 142; Liber B folio 43



Buyer Name

Dunne & Richeson

Robert and John

Seller Name

Baxter

Roger

Date of Sale

9/18/1652

Property Name

Craney Neck?Baxter plantation

Court Registration


Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

"that point of Land next the Creeks mouth commonly called the Crany Neck from the point to a great white Oake marked with three notches with an Ax

Witnesses

George Crouch, Nich. Peckard

Others Involved

Robert Dunn sold it to Thomas Marsh who sold it to henry Carline who sold it to Thomas Hill

Original Acquisition

Hewett registered 400 acre "Cranie Neck" in 1657

Source

LVI 20; Liber A fol. 90



Buyer Name

Elleot

Wiliam

Seller Name

Dunn

Jone

Date of Sale

6/1/1653

Property Name


Court Registration


Price of Sale

.Her husband Excepted not to havea any thing to do with it or the Encrease, One black Cow with a Calf by her side the mark Cropt on both Ears which did formerly belong to the estate of Captain Brent

Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

Surrender of the right and Title that Jone Dunn and her heirs hath unto the Estate that her Father Porter left her by Will after her Mothers decease. . - William Elleot married Jone Dunn's mother, former wife of William Porter;

Witnesses

witnessed by Philip Conner and Thomas Hynson, clerk

Others Involved

James Horner testifies in a theft case that Mr. South lived in a thatched house that is now Mr. Elleyott's (LIV 86)

Original Acquisition


Source

LIV 16



Buyer Name

Ellis

John

Seller Name

Broadnox

Thomas

Date of Sale

9/14/1657

Property Name

Craford Plantation

Court Registration

11/4/1657

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary

up to a former fort unto a chestnut stump

Sale

-1

S Boundary

"& from east & by south into the woods unto the utmost bounds; the land adioyning unto the land of Robt Cooper southerly"

Security

0

E Boundary

"beginning at a small pond upon the bay side & soe running easterly according as the markt trees

Registration

0

W Boundary

& then from A small markt popular southerly unto a great chesnut lieing upon the ground & soe to a small marktpopulart with six noches"

Property Description


Witnesses

Robert Vaughan; Thomas Hinson, Thomas Hill, William Leedes clerk

Others Involved


Original Acquisition


Source

LVI 119-120; Liber B fol 20-21?



Buyer Name

Erickson

John

Seller Name

Leeds of Ile of Kent

William

Date of Sale

9/10/1655

Property Name


Court Registration


Price of Sale

Erickson pays 400 lbs tob now and 1300 next crop; Leeds "to have ground Cleard for seauen thousand plantes & housinge to Cure it in And to haue the priuilidge to abide in the plantacon from the date hereof untill the next Crope after this is fully finsht…

Rental

-1

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

"my part of the plantacon Adioininge unto land of Mr. Thomas Ward with all the housinge and prouilidges belonginge to my part of the plantation"

Witnesses

Morgan Williams mark, Robert Holton mark

Others Involved

to help build soe much housinge as shall be wantinge for to Cure my Crope in, the sad John Erickson to bee at the Charge of workmen & nailes & Carpenters diet"

Original Acquisition


Source

LVI 37; fol 106



Buyer Name

Foster

Seath

Seller Name

Hawkines of Nomey in the County of Westmorland

Thomas

Date of Sale

1/25/1654;

Property Name


Court Registration

9/1/1656

Price of Sale

bound not to sell land without others (heirs) consent; given right of 1st refusal 2000 lbs of tob cheaper than anyone else

Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

one halfe of Poplies Island, and allso the one halfe of my land upon the isle of Kent

Witnesses

Edward Hull; Henry Vincent

Others Involved


Original Acquisition


Source

LVI 71-72; Liber A fol.125



Buyer Name

Gibson & Stoupe

John & Henery

Seller Name

Winchester

John

Date of Sale

8/1/1657

Property Name


Court Registration


Price of Sale

"The sd parties pay from Time to Time The Accustomed Rent vnto me John Winchester . . . for ever A Bushell & A halfe pr yeare at my now Dwelling house of good Corne

Rental

-1

N Boundary

John Winchester's plantation; also states "The now Cleard grownd Adioyning vnto The sd Bounds Afore sd: on the North sied of The sd Cleard grownd & bounds of Markt trees"

Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

"A plantation or track of land About A hundred Acres in breath by The watter sied According as it is now layed out by Mr Hill And Markt & bounded by markt Trees The sd Planation lying And Adioyning vnto my Planttation on The north east sied of This Island

Witnesses

Thomas Hinson Clerk and John Deare

Others Involved


Original Acquisition


Source

LVI112/113; Liber B



Buyer Name

Gott

Henry

Seller Name

Louely (Lovely)

Elizabeth

Date of Sale

9/1/1658

Property Name

Love Point?

Court Registration

9/1/1658

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

200: Acres of Land At Point Loue

Witnesses


Others Involved


Original Acquisition

rights entered on same date for Mrs. Lovely and 3 others (see Prop registration)

Source

LIV 140: Liber B folio 42



Buyer Name

Granger

William

Seller Name

Morgan jr.

John

Date of Sale

10/1/1658

Property Name


Court Registration

10/1/1658

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

50 acres as gift from Proprietor turned over at same date as demand entered

Witnesses


Others Involved


Original Acquisition

10/1/1658

Source

LIV 141: Liber B folio 43



Buyer Name

Gremsditch and Ilife

John and Isacke

Seller Name

Euens and Jarbo

Left Will: and John

Date of Sale

11/20/1650

Property Name

oure plantation at Kent

Court Registration

1/21/1660

Price of Sale

a sertayne valuable quantity of tobaco in Caske

Rental

0

N Boundary

bounding on the North with a line drawn from a markt tree where Andrew Baffia's land end, East and by South unto the northernmost branch of the Said Crook

Sale

-1

S Boundary

on the South with the Said Beaver Neck Crook

Security

0

E Boundary

on the East with the Said Beaver Neck Crook

Registration

0

W Boundary

on the West with a Swamp called Abbott's Swamp lying closest the land of Andrew Baffia and John Abbot in the said Crook

Property Description

A plantation in the Ile of Kent formerly belonging to Jo: Abbott;

Witnesses

Richard Willam, Charles Maynard, Thomas Howard

Others Involved


Original Acquisition

8/1649

Source

LIV 200, Liber B folio; 85LO Patent Liber F 112; Film 7341 90



Buyer Name

Griffin

Anthony

Seller Name

Parker

Peter

Date of Sale

10/1/1658

Property Name


Court Registration

10/1/1658

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

land patent entered same date assigned over (for debt?)

Witnesses


Others Involved


Original Acquisition

10/1/1658

Source

LIV 141: Liber B folio 43



Buyer Name

Harris

George

Seller Name

True

John

Date of Sale

11/23/1669

Property Name


Court Registration

11/23/1669

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

True acknowledged that the land and plantation in his possession shall be delivered for the use of Harris when the "sd trues cropp is finished or by the third day of February next"

Witnesses


Others Involved


Original Acquisition


Source

LIV 276



Buyer Name

Harris

George

Seller Name

Williams

Morgan

Date of Sale

8/17/1669

Property Name

Past Hope

Court Registration

8/24/1669

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary

Beginning at a bounded black wallnutt tree, being the Northermost bounded tree of a pcell of Land formerly sold to William Richards and now in the Occupacon of Tobyas Wells and boundeing on Chessapiake Bay for the Length of fifty and fiue Perches

Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary

Lyne drawne from the Eastermost bounded Tree of a pcell of Land formerly laid out for the Widow Cummings and boundeing on the sd Line for the Length of Gifty and five perches to the said Land now in thee possion of the said Tobywas Welles

Property Description

that parcel of land lying on the Islae of Kent adjacent upon the land of one Richards now in the Possesjon of Tobyas Wells called by the name of Past Hope

Witnesses


Others Involved

witnesses Geroge Yate, Thomas Knighton, John Ingram

Original Acquisition


Source

LIV 268-270



Buyer Name

Helena

Andrew

Seller Name

Stoope & Gibson

Henry and John

Date of Sale

12/1/1659

Property Name

Stoopelee Gibson

Court Registration

12/1/1659

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

a sale of halfe the Land called Stoopelee Gibson, lyinge on te Isle of Kent & being Layd out for one hundrred & Fifty Acres

Witnesses


Others Involved


Original Acquisition


Source

LIV 179; Liber B folio 68



Buyer Name

Hill

Amoze

Seller Name

Hill

Thomas (thru Margret executor)

Date of Sale

6/1/1661

Property Name

Hillstone

Court Registration


Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description


Witnesses

James Ringgold, Toby Wells (Clerk)

Others Involved


Original Acquisition

1659 patent registration for 300 acres

Source

LIV 204



Buyer Name

Hill

Thomas (the son?)

Seller Name

Ringgold

Christian (widow of Tho Hill Sr.)

Date of Sale

2/5/1657

Property Name


Court Registration

2/1/1657

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

Land wch was formerly hen: carline & Roger Baxters bought paid for by Tho: Hill deceased

Witnesses

Hasidia Hill, James Ringgold, Thomas Ringgold, Christian Ringgold

Others Involved

Christian Hill marries Thomas Ringgold after her husband's Thomas Hill Sr.'s death

Original Acquisition


Source

LIV 126; Liber B folio 18



Buyer Name

Hill

Thomas

Seller Name

Hill

Hasidia

Date of Sale

9/10/1659

Property Name

Crany Neck

Court Registration

12/1/1659

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

"that pcell of Land, wch was Formerly my Father Thomas Hills Decedent Commonly Called Cracy Necke

Witnesses

John Ereckeson; John Gold

Others Involved


Original Acquisition


Source

LIV 180; Liber B folio 69



Buyer Name

Hill

Thomas

Seller Name

Carline

Henry

Date of Sale

7/26/1653

Property Name

Baxter plantation

Court Registration


Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

"that point of Land next the Creeks mouth commonly called the Crany Neck from the point to a great white Oake marked with three notches with an Ax

Witnesses

William Elleyott

Others Involved


Original Acquisition

Hewett registered 400 acre "Cranie Neck" in 1657

Source

LVI 21-22; Liber A fol 91



Buyer Name

Hill

Amoze

Seller Name

Hall

Margret

Date of Sale

6/1/1661

Property Name

Hillstone

Court Registration

2/1660?

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

0

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

One hundred acres of the Land mentioned within this pattent called by the Name of hillstone

Witnesses

James Ringold, Toby Wells

Others Involved

Margret Hill acting as executrix of her husband, Thomas Hill, estate

Original Acquisition


Source

LIV 204; Liber B folio 88



Buyer Name

Hill

Thomas

Seller Name

Carline

Henry

Date of Sale

2/17/1654/55?

Property Name


Court Registration

10/29/1655

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

patent that Carline and Frances Lumbard bought from George Crouch in 1652

Witnesses


Others Involved


Original Acquisition


Source

LIV 23



Buyer Name

Hinson

Thomas

Seller Name

Brookes of St. Marys

Francis

Date of Sale

9/26/1656

Property Name

Bever Neck

Court Registration

2/2/1656

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

"A planttation vpon The Isl of kent cald Bever Neck being by servay Two hundred Acres more or les"

Witnesses

Well Michell; John Sutton

Others Involved


Original Acquisition


Source

LVI 90; Liber B fol. 9



Buyer Name

Hinson

Thomas

Seller Name

South

Thomas

Date of Sale

2/2/1656

Property Name

Bever Neck

Court Registration


Price of Sale

1500 lbs of tobacco and caske paybable the last of November

Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

"Assignes the half of my Right Titell Clayme And Intrust of This Dead within Mentioned" (see previous sale of Iliue to South

Witnesses

Thomas Ringgold; John Russell; Will Elleyott

Others Involved


Original Acquisition


Source

LVI 105; Liber B



Buyer Name

Huntt

Francis

Seller Name

Deare

John

Date of Sale

5/31/1652

Property Name

Pentrogay

Court Registration


Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary

on The North a lyen Drawne East from A makt Pine standing neer The said Creeke To The Length of Two Hundred Perchis

Sale

-1

S Boundary

on The south with The land of Roger Baxter

Security

0

E Boundary

East sied of Coxe Creeke; on the East with a lyen drawne south from The end of The former lyen vntell it intersect a paralell Drawne from The lyne of Roger Baxter

Registration

0

W Boundary

Bounding on The west with The sd Creeke

Property Description

Deare sells it to Hunt but then Hunt's widow, Magrett Hunt, returns it to him in February 1653

Witnesses

Isack Iliue; Henry Clay

Others Involved


Original Acquisition

John Deare 1650 Pentrogay

Source

LVI 83; Liber B fol. 5



Buyer Name

Iliue

Mr. (Isaac?)

Seller Name

South

Mr. (Thomas?)

Date of Sale

4/1656

Property Name


Court Registration

8/12/1656

Price of Sale

4000 lbs of tob and cask, Iliue accepted in bills

Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

Mr South bought of Mr Iliue tht plantacon tht hee liues upon,… Mr. Lilue & Henery Clay weare to make theire Cropps upon it only tht prsent yer

Witnesses

Richard Blunt gave deposition about sale; Ilive asked for secresy because he plans to buy Zacherie Wade's part and fears the price will be raised if he knows ahead of time

Others Involved

Iliue dessired secressie .. beecause hee had Engagd himselfe to Mr South, to bye Zacherie Wades part,... For tht if this bargaine of sale should bee knowm, to Wade, beefore hee met with him… tht then Wade would make him pay the more

Original Acquisition


Source

LVI 68; Liber A fol. 123



Buyer Name

inhabitants


Seller Name

Broadnox

Thomas

Date of Sale

1650

Property Name

Love Point

Court Registration

2/2/1652

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

Northermost part of the Ile of Kent; "Broadnox to invite Inhanitatnst to seatt the said Island did laty down his right of 1400 Acres of land now posses't of other Tennants that he might have his Right in some other place…"

Witnesses

Robert Clarke Surveyor general; Phillip Conner; John Russell

Others Involved

William Brantwell

Original Acquisition

1640

Source

LVI 11; Deeds Liber A 5-8?



Buyer Name

Jenkins

John

Seller Name

Benton

Marke

Date of Sale

4/1/1661

Property Name


Court Registration

4/1/1661

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

Benton assigned over 1/2 of his land patent

Witnesses


Others Involved


Original Acquisition

4/1/1661

Source

LIV 212; Liber B folio 94



Buyer Name

Jenkins

John

Seller Name

Olliuer

John

Date of Sale

10/1/1659

Property Name


Court Registration

10/1/1659

Price of Sale

assigned over

Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

gift from Proprietor to Olliver assigned over to Jenkins

Witnesses


Others Involved


Original Acquisition

10/1/1659

Source

LIV 170; Liber B folio 61



Buyer Name

Jenkins and Goot

John and Henery

Seller Name

Russell

Capt. John

Date of Sale

12/20/1656

Property Name

Capt. Russell's plantation on kent island

Court Registration

1/1/1656

Price of Sale

21,000 lbs of good marchantable tobacco in leaf and cask; yearly payments of 1500 lbs for 15 years, the first payment on 12/31/1658

Rental

-1

N Boundary

Plantation And land which lieth Adioyning vnto John Winchesters Vpon The Noerth east sied of This island

Sale

0

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary

Plantation And land which lieth Adioyning vnto John Winchesters Vpon The Noerth east sied of This island

Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

15 year lease of Russell plantation; "Plantation And land which lieth Adioyning vnto John Winchesters Vpon The Noerth east sied of This island with all the housing orchard & prviledgis; "Northeast Thicket?"

Witnesses

Phill Conner; Tho: Ringgold; Tho: Hinson Clerk

Others Involved

also let 5 "Cowes or heffers in calfe for The full Time Afore sd with all The femall Increese Dewering the sd Times:... And further more I doe lett A persell of hogges vnto Them As They are her vnder Mentioned a lest for There proper Vsse"

Original Acquisition

Capt. John Russell registered 200 acre Northeast thicket in 1650 (Peden 61)

Source

LVI 79-80; Liber B fol 3



Buyer Name

Jones and Lumbard

William and Francis

Seller Name

Short

Robert

Date of Sale

5/16/1651?

Property Name

Messon Freehold

Court Registration

??

Price of Sale

assign all right of patent, no price mentioned

Rental

0

N Boundary

bounding on the North with a Line drawn from a marked Treet at the Midlle of Messon pong and Extending into the Woods South East and by East seventy perches or thereabouts

Sale

-1

S Boundary

On the South with the Land of Edward Cummins

Security

0

E Boundary

On the East with a Meridian Line even from the End of the said seventy perches South and by West for the length of ninety Perches or threabouts

Registration

0

W Boundary

On the West with the Chesapeake Bay

Property Description

Messon Freehold lying on the West side of the Island of Kent

Witnesses

William Lantt

Others Involved

land sold to Thomas Belcher in June 1651, Pett (as Jones admin) petitioned Lumbard for the patent to 350 acres; court decided that the land belonged to both Jones and Lumbard and that Lumbard has the right of refusal; Lumbard committed suicide in 1653

Original Acquisition

12/9/1640 Robert Short

Source

LVI 18, Deed Liber A pp 9-11, fol. 76



Buyer Name

Judgkins

Obediah of Talbot County

Seller Name

Downes

Henry and Bridgett

Date of Sale

1/28/1667

Property Name

Hay Downe

Court Registration

1/28/1667

Price of Sale

2400 lbs of tobacco

Rental

0

N Boundary

on the south side of the said creek beginning at a spanish oak standing on a hucklebury point by a branch called gouldsmith branch running from the oak for breadth down the creek ninety perches to a marked oak standing in a branch called Downes branch

Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary

bounded on the east south east by a line drawn north east 534 perches unto the first marked oak by Gouldsmith branch

Registration

0

W Boundary

Downes branch being the first branch of the main creek easterly of one Caukers land now belonging to Jame white bounding on the said oak by a line drawn dowth south west for length 534 perches

Property Description

a piece of land lying in the Elk River; lying on a river on the east side of the bay in Baltimore county called Elke river & on the south side of the said river in a creeke called Capt. John Creek

Witnesses

appoints her husband Henry Downes and Charles Steueard to make the deal

Others Involved

witnessed by thomas Linstead and Wm. Morgan

Original Acquisition

1658 land patent entered by Henry Downes?

Source

LIV 237, 240-41



Buyer Name

Kent

Robert

Seller Name

Ingram

Major Thomas

Date of Sale

3/1669/70

Property Name

Ship Poynt

Court Registration

3/1669/70

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

enters allenacon for one hundred acres . . . He bought of Ingram and "hath payd the sd Allenacon in money"

Witnesses


Others Involved


Original Acquisition


Source

LIV 285



Buyer Name

Mackonica

John

Seller Name

Baxtor

Roger

Date of Sale

1/12/1658

Property Name


Court Registration

3/31/1668

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary

beginning at a marked pine adjoining the land of William Price in Coxis Creeke, Runing for bredth by the said Creeke from the said pine East South East to a marked pine by the said creeke adjoinging to the plantation and fenced ground of the

Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary

aforesaid Baxtors and from the said Pine for length East North East into the woods two hundred perches (boundaries are not accurate)

Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

part of a 200 acre survey granted to Baxtor in 1650

Witnesses

Robert Vaughan, Josh Wickes, Nickalas Bradaway

Others Involved


Original Acquisition

Baxtor grant of 200 acres in 1650

Source

LIV 245



Buyer Name

March (merchant)

Mr Tho:

Seller Name

Grimsditch and Iliue

John and Isack

Date of Sale

4/5/1651

Property Name


Court Registration

1/21/1660

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

foure hundred Acurs of land to be the trew propotion as it wase sould to us"

Witnesses

Leo Stronge; Henry Morgan

Others Involved


Original Acquisition

8/1649

Source

LIV 200; Liber B folio 85



Buyer Name

Marsh of Severn

Thomas

Seller Name

Donn

Robert

Date of Sale

12/27/1652

Property Name

Craney Neck?Baxter plantation

Court Registration


Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary

"that point of Land next the Creeks mouth commonly called the Crany Neck from the point to a great white Oake marked with three notches with an Ax

Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

"that point of Land next the Creeks mouth commonly called the Crany Neck from the point to a great white Oake marked with three notches with an Ax

Witnesses

John Russell; Francis Lumbard, signed by Dunne and Richeson

Others Involved


Original Acquisition

Hewett registered 400 acre "Cranie Neck" in 1657

Source

LVI 20; Liber A fol. 90



Buyer Name

Martin

Robert

Seller Name

Clay

Henry

Date of Sale

10/13/1655/6

Property Name


Court Registration

1/1/1655/6

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary

on the North with the sd parallel (see western boundary)

Sale

-1

S Boundary

on the south with a Creeck caled Stends Creeck or branch

Security

0

E Boundary

On the East with Coxes bay, Containinge by Estimation & now laide out for one hundred Ackers

Registration

0

W Boundary

on the West wth a meridal liene from heade of the branch untill it meet a line drawen from Butlers Marsh

Property Description


Witnesses

William Leeds, Henry Ashly

Others Involved


Original Acquisition

Thomas Stent 5/17/1641, then assigned to Thomas Devereux, then Broadnox, then Clay

Source

LVI 55; Liber A fol 117?



Buyer Name

Martine Sr

Robert

Seller Name

Champe

William

Date of Sale

3/2/1660

Property Name


Court Registration

2/1660?

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description


Witnesses

James Ringold; Toby Wells

Others Involved


Original Acquisition


Source

LIV 204: Liber B folio 88



Buyer Name

Morgan

Henry

Seller Name

Ash

Francis

Date of Sale

7/1/1659

Property Name


Court Registration

7/1/1659

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

50 acre gift from Proprietor to be taken up on the eastern shore

Witnesses


Others Involved


Original Acquisition

7/1/1659

Source

LIV 166; Liber B folio 59



Buyer Name

Osbourne and Ayeres

Thomas and Luther

Seller Name

Wetherly

Thomas

Date of Sale

4/27/1660

Property Name


Court Registration


Price of Sale

planation sold for 5000 lbs of tobacco

Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description


Witnesses

John barke; Thomas Reead, and Tobye Wells (clerk)

Others Involved


Original Acquisition


Source

LIV 218



Buyer Name

Pether

Richard

Seller Name

Hill

Thomas Jr.

Date of Sale

10/31/1668

Property Name

Crany Neck?

Court Registration

11/24/1668

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

land with housing and fences

Witnesses

John Wright, Mark Benton

Others Involved


Original Acquisition

father Thomas Hill Sr.'s Crany Neck passed down on death?

Source

LIV 252



Buyer Name

Ricahrds and Hall

William and George

Seller Name

Bradnox

Thomas

Date of Sale

7/30/1658

Property Name


Court Registration

7/30/1658

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary

bounding with pt of the sd Land now in the hands of Morgan Williams on the North:

Sale

-1

S Boundary

boundinge on the South wth the Land of mr Phillip Conner

Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

"being pt of that Land of Six hundred Acvre Granted to me the sd Tho: Bradvox by Pattent dated the first of August 1645,

Witnesses

John Cowrsey, thomas Whetherill

Others Involved


Original Acquisition

8/1645

Source

LIV 140-141; Liber B folio 42



Buyer Name

Richards

William

Seller Name

Brodnox

Thomas

Date of Sale

4/1/1661

Property Name


Court Registration

4/1/1661

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary

plantation

Sale

-1

S Boundary

Philip Conner plantation

Security

0

E Boundary

the Bay?

Registration

0

W Boundary

the bay?

Property Description

two hundred Accurs of Land Contayned in thes pattent . . . Adjoynine to the land of the Widdow Conners beinge Marked and Vounded as in the pattent moore or lese according to survay from him

Witnesses

James Ringgould, Toby Wells; signed by Bradnox and Margrett Halle

Others Involved


Original Acquisition

8/1/1650

Source

LIV 215; Liber B folio 96



Buyer Name

Ringgould

Thomas

Seller Name

Streator and Burbage

Capt. Edward, wife and William

Date of Sale

12/6/1655

Property Name


Court Registration


Price of Sale

2500 lbs of good merchantable tobacco and cask

Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

parcel on K.I. lying between Craney Creek and Carfford Fort w/ houses, buildings "heretofore in the Tenr and posession of mr. Thomas Bradnox and now in the Tenor and Occupation of the said Thomas Ringgold and were in the hand of the said Colonel Burbage

Witnesses

W. Michell, Judith Vial, Catherine Cooper, Isaack Bovey

Others Involved

Elizabeth Streator is former wife of Colonel Thomas Burbage and executor of his estate; Streator and Burbage are of Nanticomb County

Original Acquisition


Source

LIV 235-36



Buyer Name

Ringgould

John and James (sons)

Seller Name

Ringgold

Thomas

Date of Sale

12/2/1661

Property Name

Huntingfield

Court Registration

3/2/1660

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary

Ending att the Locus afore said and Ending att a Marked Chestnut tree which is marked with twelue notches standing upon the Banke by the bay side neare A march (north??)

Sale

-1

S Boundary

Beginning att a marked locas beinge the nothermost bounds of Mr Souths land

Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

twelue hundred Accurs Lying on the Easte side of Chesapiacke bay. . . divided betwene my Sonnes According to theire owne Desires att a Deepe vally gessed by them Selues to be in the Middell of the six hundred Accurs" John to go South and James to go nort

Witnesses

Joseph Weekes; tobye Wells

Others Involved


Original Acquisition


Source

LIV 207; Liber B folio 91



Buyer Name

Risbrooke

Mary

Seller Name

Hewett

Hannah

Date of Sale

7/28/1651

Property Name

Cronie Creek

Court Registration

8/22/1651

Price of Sale

no price

Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

the half of all the plantation upon the I'le of Kent that the aforesd Hannah Heuett lived upon formerly called by the name of Cronie Creek with half the appurtences therunto belonging"; both women acting as adminstrators of the husband's estates

Witnesses

Abrham Hollman; George Crouch; Walter Smith; Robert Vaughan

Others Involved


Original Acquisition

Robert Hewett 1/2 of Cronie Creek?

Source

LVI 4



Buyer Name

Salter

John

Seller Name

Kedger, Ledger, Cadger

Robert

Date of Sale

5/27/1659

Property Name


Court Registration


Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

Kedger assigns 300 acres of 1300 acre patent to Salter, rights for any 3 of the 13 servants he brought in

Witnesses


Others Involved


Original Acquisition


Source

Liber 4, folio 14



Buyer Name

Salter

John

Seller Name

Broockes of Marieland

Mr

Date of Sale

7/1654

Property Name

Beuer necke

Court Registration

testimony re: sale in July 1656

Price of Sale

3000 lbs of tobacco; 1500 paid in 1655 and 1500 in 1656

Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

upon the Ile of Kent

Witnesses

Thomas Broadnox (57); Roger Baxter (46); Broadnox and Baxter gave depositions re: the deal in 1657; Capt. Robt Vaughan testified about Iliue and Wade's patent for Bever Neck; Henery Morgan, Thomas Ringgold,

Others Involved

dispute between Isaac Iliue and Mr. Brooks over possession of Bever Neck

Original Acquisition


Source

LVI 114-115 Liber B fol 23



Buyer Name

Salter

John

Seller Name

Brookes

Frances of maryland (st. mary's)

Date of Sale

7/1654

Property Name

Bever Neck Plantation

Court Registration

9/1/1657

Price of Sale

3000 lbs of tobacco; 1500 lbs after Salter had the plantation a year in 1655 and the other 1500 in 1656

Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

0

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

Beuer Necke upon the Isle of Kent

Witnesses

Thomas Bradnox and Roger Baxter; Robert Vaughan, henry Morgan, Thomas Ringgold and Morgan testifiy that when Brookes asked for possession from Ilive he gave it up

Others Involved

Robert Vaughan testified that Zachary Wade and Isaac Ilive brought a patent for Bever Neck to him in 1651-1652; demanded payment from Henry Morgan for patent to BN; Morgan testified he paid for 3 patents for Bever Neck for Wade and Ilive;

Original Acquisition

Brookes got land from the Governor but then Ilive took possession of it?

Source

LIV 114-115



Buyer Name

Skinner

Andrew

Seller Name

Hill

Thomas (the son?)

Date of Sale

3/21/1658

Property Name


Court Registration


Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

Hill, living with Henry Morgan, sells his interest in land due him by Conditions of Plantation, having served four years in the province

Witnesses

Edward Lloyd

Others Involved

Henry Morgan - was Hill his servant/apprentice?

Original Acquisition


Source

Liber 4, folio 3



Buyer Name

Skinner

Andrew

Seller Name

Shaw

John

Date of Sale

1659

Property Name


Court Registration


Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

Shaw assinged his 50 acres to Skinner

Witnesses


Others Involved


Original Acquisition


Source

Liber 4, folio 3



Buyer Name

South

Thomas

Seller Name

Iliue

Isaac

Date of Sale

2/3/1656

Property Name

Bever Neck

Court Registration


Price of Sale

3000 lbs of tobacco

Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

"A Planttat Comonly knowen by The name of Bever Necke with all The Appertinanties And prvilidgis Thereto Belonging for ever did belong vnto me or Zachary Waed: Being by servay now layred out fgor Two hundred Acres more or leese"

Witnesses

Thomas Ringgold, John Russell; Thomas Hinson clerk

Others Involved

South then sells 1/2 to Hinson

Original Acquisition


Source

LVI 105; Liber B



Buyer Name

Tailer

Henry

Seller Name

Browne

Robert

Date of Sale

5/16/1659

Property Name


Court Registration

5/16/1659

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

50 acres demanded for transportation of Dauid the Scotchman, brought in by Nicholas Browne, since deceased, and Daiud deceased 1651

Witnesses


Others Involved


Original Acquisition

5/16/1659

Source

LIV 164-165; Liber B folio 58



Buyer Name

Tarrent

Edward

Seller Name

Erickson

John

Date of Sale

10/22/1655

Property Name


Court Registration


Price of Sale

Erickson to clear and fence land and to build tobacco house

Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

0

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

-1

W Boundary


Property Description

agreement entered to divide land between them; "Erickson is to have his hald of the hundred Ackers of Lad that was beetwixt Wm Leeds & the afforesd Tarrent upon the Northeast end of the sd Land & tht the afforesd doth bind himselfe to do his Equal share..

Witnesses

Joseph Wickes and Wm. Leeds

Others Involved


Original Acquisition


Source

LVI 54; Liber A fol 116



Buyer Name

Thomas of Siuerne

Mr.

Seller Name

South and Blunt

Thomas and Richard

Date of Sale

3/1656

Property Name


Court Registration

8/12/1656

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

Bounded one way, the the meeteinge house path or it went as fare as the Meeteinge house path, but hee neuer understood tht it Exceeded that; And bounded licke wise to a valley in the way to Mr Owines, where the fence Ran

Witnesses


Others Involved


Original Acquisition


Source

LVI 68-69; Liber A fol 123



Buyer Name

Towrson

Alexander

Seller Name

Calloway

Anthony

Date of Sale

7/1/1659

Property Name


Court Registration

7/1/1659

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

land to be taken up on the eastern shore

Witnesses


Others Involved


Original Acquisition

7/1/1659 gift from Lord Proprietor

Source

LIV 166; Liber B folio 59



Buyer Name

Trew

John and William

Seller Name

Brookes

Sarrah

Date of Sale

2/3/1667

Property Name

formerly Henry Gott's plantation

Court Registration

3/31/1668

Price of Sale

pay rent to Proprietor, 1600 lbs of tobacco to Brookes annually and to help Mrs. Brooks plant 200 trees in her orchard

Rental

-1

N Boundary


Sale

0

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

plantation and orchard on kent Island, formerly Henry Gott's, now tenanted by the Trews for 7 years; property next to Mrs. Brookes land

Witnesses

John Cooper, Toby Wells

Others Involved


Original Acquisition


Source

LIV 244-245



Buyer Name

Wade

Zachary

Seller Name

Brent

Margaret

Date of Sale

recheck

Property Name


Court Registration


Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description


Witnesses


Others Involved


Original Acquisition

M. Brent assigns 100 acres to Wade due to her for his transportation into the colony in 1641

Source

Liber 2, folio 575



Buyer Name

Wallton

John

Seller Name

Kent

Robert

Date of Sale

3/1669/70

Property Name

Ship Poynt

Court Registration

3/1669/70

Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary


Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

Walton pays allenacon fees for land he bought from Robert kent

Witnesses


Others Involved


Original Acquisition


Source

LIV 285



Buyer Name

Wickes

Joseph

Seller Name

Erickson

John

Date of Sale

3/30/1656

Property Name


Court Registration


Price of Sale


Rental

0

N Boundary

"my part of the plantacon Adioininge unto land of Mr. Thomas Ward with all the housinge and prouilidges belonginge to my part of the plantation" describes sale to Erickson from Wm Leedes

Sale

-1

S Boundary


Security

0

E Boundary


Registration

0

W Boundary


Property Description

fiftie Ackers of land, that I the afforesd Erickson bought of Wm Leedes, & the same Cleme title & intrest that I the sd Ercson had, Assinged ouere unto mee by Wm Leedes";

Witnesses

Wm Eliot; John Salter

Others Involved


Original Acquisition

is this the land Erickson split with Tarrant that abutted Leeds?

Source

LVI 59; Liber A fol 119?





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