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

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Name

Abbott

John

Property Name


Acreage

40 acres

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

Date of Reg.

11/6/1640

S Boundary

on the South with the Said Beaver Neck Crook

Annual Rent


E Boundary

on the East with the Said Beaver Neck Crook

Neighbors

Andrew Baffia

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

Claimed for

asks for grant to land he already holds

Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death

Lord Proprietor grants Abbott's land to Left. Will Euens and John Jarbo who then sell it to John Gremsditch and Isacke Ilife for a certain sum of tobacco 11/20/1650 (LIV 200)

Source

LO Patent Liber F 112; Film 7341 90


Name

Adams

Thomas

Property Name

Priors Mannor

Acreage

1000 acres

N Boundary

on the North with a line drawn from the head of Prior's Creek East into a Cite? called Adam's Cite?

Date of Reg.

3/5/1640;11/5/1640

S Boundary

on the South with Chesapeake Bay

Annual Rent

2 barrels of good wheat

E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary

bounding on the West with Priors Creek

Claimed for

claimed for bringing in 5 servants: Henry Morgan, Edward Williams, John Phillips, Thomas Proffoe, Walter Road

Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Lo Patent Liber F 115; Film No 7341 p. 95


Name

Adams

Matthew

Property Name

Adam's Choice

Acreage

300

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1675

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 42; Patent Record 15, p.211; Patent Record 18, p.361


Name

Allen

Thomas

Property Name

Allen's Neck

Acreage

66 acres

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

12/9/1640

S Boundary

on the South with a parallel line drawn from the head of Allen branch to Chesapeake Bay

Annual Rent


E Boundary

on the East with a cranch of the said Northwest Creek called Allen's branch

Neighbors


W Boundary

bounding on the West with Chesapeake Bay

Claimed for

land he holds as grant from Wm Claiborne

Special Circumstances

Claiborne

Dispensation After Death


Source

LO Patent Liber F 114; Film 7341 92-93, Peden 44; PR1, p. 92-93; PR AB&H p. 88


Name

Ariss

Ambrose

Property Name

Hills and No Dales

Acreage

115

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1694

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 55


Name

Ash

Francis

Property Name


Acreage

50 acres

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

7/1/1659

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for

gift from Lord Proprietor

Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

LIV 166; Liber B folio 59


Name

Baffia

Giles

Property Name

Pearos Plantation

Acreage

75 acres

N Boundary

on the North with a parallel line drawn from a cranch of the Oyster Creek called Baffia's branch, about 20 perches to the Northward of the dwelling house unto the Bay

Date of Reg.

5/7/1641

S Boundary

on the South with the Chesapeake Bay

Annual Rent

3 pecks of good wheat

E Boundary

bounding on the East with the Oyster Creek

Neighbors


W Boundary

on the West with the Chesapeake Bay

Claimed for

conveyed to Baffia from John Deare

Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Lo Patent Liber F 131; Film No 7341 p. 111


Name

Baffia

Giles

Property Name

Pearos Plantation?

Acreage

1100 acres

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

9-24/7/1640

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for

for transporting himself and 5 servants to the Province in ?: Wiliam Boate, Willi Hoffor?, Nac? Cottalls, William Scott, James Johnson

Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

LO Patent Records, Liber F 110 Film No. 7341, p. 88


Name

Baffia

Giles

Property Name

Little Thickett?

Acreage

200 acres

N Boundary

bounding on the North with Hogpen Creek

Date of Reg.

9/8/1640

S Boundary


Annual Rent

2 barrels of corn

E Boundary

on the East with a meridian line drawn from the head of Hogpen Creek South unto the head of St. Giles branch in the said Northwest branch where the mannor of Kent Fort ends

Neighbors


W Boundary

on the West with the Bay of Chesapeake

Claimed for

100 acres for transporting himself and the land he now holds as grant from Wm. Claiborne

Special Circumstances

Claiborne and transport

Dispensation After Death


Source

LO Patent Liber F 114; Film 7341 93


Name

Baffia/Basha and Cloughton

Andrew and James

Property Name

Basha

Acreage

100 acres

N Boundary

bounding on the North with a line drawn from a markt tree on the Bayside east into the woods 130 perches or thereabouts

Date of Reg.

9/8/1640

S Boundary

on the Sout with the Said Crook (Beaver Neck)

Annual Rent


E Boundary

on the East with a meridian line drawn from the end of the said 130 perches South through the woods into Abbott's Swamp

Neighbors

John Abbott

W Boundary

on the West with the Bay of Chesapeake

Claimed for

grant for land they now hold

Special Circumstances

Claiborne??

Dispensation After Death


Source

LO Patent Liber F 112; Film 7341 91; PR 1, p. 91; PRAB&H, p. 88


Name

Bateman

Mary

Property Name

Stepney

Acreage

500

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1666

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 67


Name

Bateman

William

Property Name

Clifton

Acreage

50

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1677

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 49; PR 19, p. 493


Name

Baxter

Roger

Property Name

Upper Blount Point

Acreage

200

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1650

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 69; PRAB&H, p. 107, 129


Name

Bayly

Godfrey

Property Name

Fare Promise

Acreage

600

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1667

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 52


Name

Beck

Edward

Property Name

Becks Addition

Acreage

100

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1684

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 45


Name

Beck

John

Property Name

Beckes Addition

Acreage

100

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1688

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 45


Name

Beckles

Thomas

Property Name

Beckles Recovery

Acreage

200

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1686

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 45


Name

Belcher

Thomas

Property Name

Belcher

Acreage

300

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1652

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 45; PR AB&H, p. 297, 309


Name

Bennet

Tho

Property Name


Acreage

50 acres

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

5/16/1659

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for

beinge tendred the Oath of Fidelity by Capt Robt Vaughan Accordinge to Act of Assembly. . . demandeth his Rights of land for his howne transportation wch he desireth to be taken upon the Esterne shore"

Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

LIV 164; Liber B folio 57


Name

Bennett

Henrietta Maria Bennett and Susanna Maria

Property Name

Buckingham

Acreage

1300

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1671

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 47; PR 13, p.90-91


Name

Bennett

Richard

Property Name

Bennetts Hope

Acreage

200

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1665

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 45; PR 8, p. 337


Name

Bennitt

Richard

Property Name

Buckingham

Acreage

1000

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1664

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 47


Name

Benton

Marke

Property Name


Acreage

100 acres

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

4/1/1661

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for

for transporting himself and his wife into thes province

Special Circumstances

wasn't Mark Benton a servant??

Dispensation After Death


Source

LIV 212; Liber B folio 94


Name

Birch

Thomas

Property Name

Harefield

Acreage

200

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1665

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 55; PR9, p.99, 176


Name

Blackhall

Ralph

Property Name

Blackhalls Hermitage

Acreage

300

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1670

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 45; PR 14, p. 76; PR 13, p.55


Name

Blackstone

Ebenezer

Property Name

Saint Tantons

Acreage

500

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1685

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 66


Name

Blay

Edward

Property Name

Blay's Addition

Acreage

450

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1679

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 45; Patent Record 21, p.93, 94


Name

Blay

Edward

Property Name

Blays Range

Acreage

200

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1675

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 45; Patent Record 15, p.206; Patent Record 18, p.363


Name

Bleake

Giles

Property Name


Acreage

100

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1/19/1652

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

LIV 10; Deeds Liber A, pp. 5-8


Name

Blunt

Richard

Property Name

Great Neck

Acreage

330

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1650

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 54; PR AB&H, p. 108, 334


Name

Blunt

Richard

Property Name

Blountville

Acreage

175

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1659

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 46; PR 4, p. 237, 353


Name

Boddy

William

Property Name

Boddys Neck

Acreage

200

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1650

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 46; PRAB&H, p.106, 335


Name

Bondy

Richard

Property Name

Bondyes Folly

Acreage

100

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1687

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 46


Name

Boone

Thomas

Property Name

Pigg Neck

Acreage

50

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1674

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 63; Patent Record 15, p.176; Patent Record 18, p.202


Name

Boone

Thomas

Property Name

Boonley

Acreage

150

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1673

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 46; Patent Record 15, p.10; Patent Record 17, p.317


Name

Bovey

Peter

Property Name

Stepney

Acreage

500

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1659

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 67; Patent Record 4, p.273, 472


Name

Bowles

John

Property Name

Bowlston

Acreage

500

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1673

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 46; Patent Record 15, p. 6; Patent Record 17, p.329


Name

Bradnox

Thomas

Property Name

Bradnox Creek

Acreage

700

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1658

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 47; PR Q, p. 336


Name

Bradnox

Thomas

Property Name

Bradnox

Acreage

500

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1659

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 46; Patent Record 4, p.267, 455


Name

Bradnox

Thomas

Property Name

Bradfield

Acreage

300

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1658

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 46; PR Q, p. 324


Name

Bradway

Nicholas

Property Name


Acreage

50 acres

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

10/1/1658

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for

gift from Proprietor

Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

LIV 142: Liber B folio 43


Name

Brainthwaite

Capt. William

Property Name

Broad Creek

Acreage

250 acres

N Boundary

on the North with the said Little Creek

Date of Reg.

9/24/1640

S Boundary

bounding on the South with a branch of the Said Crook called Katherine's Crook

Annual Rent


E Boundary

on the East with a line drawn from the head of the said Katherine's Crook , unto the head of Little Creek

Neighbors


W Boundary

on the West with the said Broad Crook

Claimed for

Braithwaite lays claim to plantation as guardian of Katherine Smith, infant and heir to Henry Crawley

Special Circumstances

inheritance, original Claiborne grant

Dispensation After Death


Source

LO Patent Records, Liber F 108 Film No. 7341, p. 86


Name

Brent

Giles

Property Name

Kent Fort

Acreage

1000 acres

N Boundary

"on the North with a Line Drawn through the woods straight East beginning at the northeasternmost branch of the Crook called Northeast Crook and ending in a swamp on the East side of the said Neck in Chesapeake Bay

Date of Reg.

9/1/1640

S Boundary

Chesapeake Bay

Annual Rent


E Boundary

Chesapeake Bay

Neighbors


W Boundary

Chesapeake Bay

Claimed for

a gift to Brent for quelling the riot on the island

Special Circumstances

a gift from Lord Baltimore

Dispensation After Death


Source

LO Patent Record 1,Liber F; Film No 7341, p 46-47


Name

Bridges

Richard

Property Name


Acreage

50 acres

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

3/15/1658-9?

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for

"demandeth his Rights of land for Trancportinge him selfe into this prouince . . . wch he desireth to take up on the Esterne shore of Chesapiack Bay, & to haue the benefitt of what quantity is granted to all those that take up Land there"

Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

LIV 159; Liber B folio 53


Name

Broadnox (w/Brantwell)

Thomas

Property Name

Love Point

Acreage

2000

N Boundary

Chesapeake Bay

Date of Reg.

1640

S Boundary

Kent Island

Annual Rent


E Boundary

Ches. Bay?

Neighbors


W Boundary

Ches. Bay?

Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

LIV 10; Deeds Liber A 5-8?


Name

Brodnox

Thomas

Property Name


Acreage

600 acres

N Boundary

Boundinge on the north with the land of Elesabeth Commins Widdow

Date of Reg.

8/1/1650

S Boundary

on the south with the land of Phillipe Conner

Annual Rent

12 shillings sterling or six bushels of good corn

E Boundary

on the East with the said Bay for the length of on hundred twenty fiue perches and with a line Drawne from the said Bay south and By west throw the woods unto the land of the said Phillip Conner

Neighbors

Elesabeth Commins and Phillip Conner

W Boundary

on the west with the Bay of Chesepiake

Claimed for

for transporting himself, his wife Mary, men servants John Philips and Edward Williams in 1644; and Anthony Callaway and Thomas Snookes

Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

LIV 214-215; Liber B folio 95


Name

Brodoway

Nicholas

Property Name

Brodoway

Acreage

100

N Boundary

Mackoakin 1659

Date of Reg.

1658

S Boundary

Deerby 1658

Annual Rent


E Boundary

Batchellors Hope 1668

Neighbors

John Mackoakin, John Davis, John Deer

W Boundary

Langford Creek

Claimed for


Special Circumstances

see Grieb map

Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 47; PR Q, p. 353


Name

Bromfield and Richard Allome

John

Property Name

Bromfield

Acreage

200

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1667

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 47; PR 11, p.45


Name

Brookes

Francise

Property Name


Acreage

100 acres

N Boundary

North with Butler's Creek

Date of Reg.

2/12/1644

S Boundary

bounding on the South with a branch called Pett's branch on the East

Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary

on the West with a meridian line drawn from the head of Pett's branch unto a Swamp called Aldor Swamp

Claimed for

acquired from Thomas Pett (see 12/11/1640 patent)

Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

LO Patent Liber F 115; Film 7341 p. 94


Name

Brown

James

Property Name

Browne Angle

Acreage

280

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1669

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 47; Patent Record 12, p. 290


Name

Brown

James

Property Name

Brown's Right

Acreage

470

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1669

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 47; Patent Record 12, p. 290


Name

Browne

Robert

Property Name


Acreage

50 acres

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

5/16/1659

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for

demandeth Rights for one Man serut by Name Dauid the Scotchman transported by his Bro: Nicholas Browne Deceden, wch Dauid deceased in his Seruis abut some eight yeares since

Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

LIV 164-5; Liber B folio 58-9


Name

Browne

Perrigrine

Property Name

The Forke

Acreage

500

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1686

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 53


Name

Browne

Bartholomewe/James?

Property Name

Fairely or Faire Lee

Acreage

1900

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1683

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 52; Patent Record 15, p.211


Name

Browne

Robert

Property Name


Acreage

100 acres

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

5/16/1659

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for

land rights for his own transportation "this last yeare" and the rights of his deceased brother Nicholas

Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

LIV 164; Liber B folio 57


Name

Burton

Edmund

Property Name


Acreage

300 acres

N Boundary

to the northward with mr Marsh plantacon cald the great thicket & & Zeph~ Smiths cald philpots plan~;

Date of Reg.


S Boundary

to the southward wth Greens plantation

Annual Rent


E Boundary

to the Eastward, with the Eastern Bay

Neighbors

Mr Marsh to the nort, Zeph Smith to the North, Mr Broun to the west

W Boundary

to the westward with mr Brouns plantation & hogpen necke

Claimed for

based on Act of Assembly no. 28

Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

LIV 52; Liber A fol 115?


Name

Butler

Capt. John

Property Name

Butler's Neck

Acreage

200 acres

N Boundary

Beaver Neck Creek on the North

Date of Reg.

12/9/1640

S Boundary

Hickory Creek on the South

Annual Rent


E Boundary

the pathway to Beaver Neck on the East

Neighbors

Andrew Baffia and James Cloughton?, Robert Cooper?, Richard Purlivant?

W Boundary

the Chesapeake Bay on the West

Claimed for

land he holds from a grant from Wm. Claiborne

Special Circumstances

Claiborne

Dispensation After Death


Source

LO Patent Liber F 113; Film 7341 92, Peden 48; PR 1, p. 92; PR AB&H p. 88


Name

Butler

Thomas

Property Name

Butler's Marsh?

Acreage

50 or 600? acres

N Boundary

bounding on the North with a Creek called Butler's Creek

Date of Reg.

9/7/1640

S Boundary

South with Cox's Bay

Annual Rent


E Boundary

by East Crofs the woods to a marsh in Cox's Bay called Butler's Marsh on the East

Neighbors


W Boundary

on the West with a line drawn from the head of a branch in the said Crook called Jones branch South

Claimed for

asks for 600 acres for transporting self, wife, two children and three men servants: Charles Seward, Xpofer Thomas, Rich Smith

Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

LO Patent Records, Liber F 109 Film No. 7341, p. 87


Name

Calloway

Anthony

Property Name


Acreage

50 acres

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

7/1/1659

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for

Rights to land as gift from Proprietor

Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

LIV 166; Liber B folio 59


Name

Camell

John

Property Name

Camell's Fame

Acreage

350

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1673

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 48; Patent Record 15, p.67; Patent Record 17, p.327


Name

Carnell (Carrell?) and John Salter

Daniel

Property Name

Honest Dealing

Acreage

400

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1688

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 56


Name

Carter

Edward

Property Name

Worton Manor

Acreage

2300

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1661

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 71; PR 4, p. 579


Name

Carvile

John

Property Name

Carviles Prevention

Acreage

26

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1694

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 48


Name

Carville

Thomas

Property Name

Salters Load (formerly called Packerton

Acreage

800

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1682

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 66


Name

Castle

Ralph

Property Name

Castle's Point

Acreage

150

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1673

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 48; Patent Record 15, p.114; Patent Record 12, p. 294


Name

Champe

William

Property Name


Acreage

50 acres

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

2/15/1658-9?

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for

"beinge tendred the oath of fidelity by Capt Vaughan hath redily taken the same in Court & thereupon demandeth his Rights of land wch is for his owne tranportacon"

Special Circumstances

assigns over title to Robert Martine Sr. on 3/2/1660

Dispensation After Death


Source

LIV 155; Liber B folio 50; LIV 204


Name

Chandler

Richard

Property Name

Stratford Manor

Acreage

1000

N Boundary

New York (1667 John Edmondson)

Date of Reg.

1659

S Boundary

Garrett's Creek

Annual Rent


E Boundary

Broad Creek

Neighbors

John Sewall, John Edmondson

W Boundary

Seawell (1660 John Sewall)

Claimed for


Special Circumstances

see Grieb map

Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 68; PR 4, p. 274, 474


Name

Cheseldyn

Kenelm

Property Name

Grantham

Acreage

500

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1674

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 54; Patent Record 18, p.231; Patent Record 17, p.530


Name

Clarke

Gilbert

Property Name

Killins Worth More

Acreage

500

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1683

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 58


Name

Clegatt

Thomas

Property Name

Godlington Manor

Acreage

1000

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1686

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances

formerly granted to Thomas Godlington

Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 53; PR 4, p. 473


Name

Codd

St. Leger

Property Name

Stiles Addition

Acreage

520

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1697

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 68


Name

Coffin

Abraham

Property Name

Tombe

Acreage

100

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1659

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 69; Patent Record 4, p. 238, 357


Name

Cole

Thomas

Property Name


Acreage

200 acres

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

5/17/1650

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for

for transporting self and his wife in 1649-1650

Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Liber 2, folio 164


Name

Collett

John

Property Name

Colleton

Acreage

200

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1662

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for

1659: John Collet put in for 700 acres on E. Shore (350 W. shore) for transporting self, wife Ann, sons Samuel, John and George, servants Dorothy Hayes, Joan Devereux, Henry Lee and Thomas Sampson (PR 4 p 70)

Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 49; PR 5, p. 178


Name

Collett and George Gouldsmith

John

Property Name

Chance

Acreage

300

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1663

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 48; PR 5, p.345, 22


Name

Collins and John Mitchell

Thomas

Property Name

Partnership (The)

Acreage

200

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1670

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 62; PR 13, p.52


Name

Collins and William Marr

Thomas

Property Name

Camell's Worth More

Acreage

1150

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1683

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 48


Name

Comegys

William

Property Name

Littleworth

Acreage

15

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1695

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 58


Name

Comegys

Cornelius

Property Name

Vianna

Acreage

600

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1684

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 70


Name

Comegys

Cornelius

Property Name

Adventure

Acreage

42

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1685

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 44


Name

Comegys

Cornelius

Property Name

Levell

Acreage

1224

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1680

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 58


Name

Comegys

Cornelius

Property Name

Comegys Choice

Acreage

350

N Boundary

Philips Creek and Hanceford (Hanson 1673)

Date of Reg.

1668

S Boundary

Back Creek, Lyons' Hall (Tho. Piner 1687) and Ruerdon (Vaughan 1659)

Annual Rent


E Boundary

Clark's Conveniency (Dennis Clark 1707); Hatchbury (Philip & Joseph Everett 1683) & Hanceford

Neighbors

Hance Hanson, Robert Vaughan

W Boundary

Northeast Branch

Claimed for


Special Circumstances

see Grieb map

Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 49; Patent Record 12, p176; PR 11, p. 557


Name

Comegys

Cornelius

Property Name

Adventure

Acreage

300

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1681

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 44


Name

Comegys

Cornelius

Property Name

Utrick alias Sewall

Acreage

1224

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1686

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 69


Name

Comegys

Cornelius

Property Name

Comegys Farm Addition

Acreage

370

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1668

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 49


Name

Comegys

Cornelius

Property Name

The Grove

Acreage

400

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1681

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 54


Name

Comegys

Cornelius

Property Name

Comegys Farme

Acreage

300

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1682

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 49


Name

Comegys

Cornelius

Property Name

Comegys Delight

Acreage

400

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1683

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 49


Name

Comegys and Nathaniel Evitts

Cornelius

Property Name

Reward (The)

Acreage

100/200?

N Boundary

Northeast Branch

Date of Reg.

1674

S Boundary

Philip's Creek

Annual Rent


E Boundary

Tully's Fancy (1664) Hosier's Farm 1732

Neighbors

Hosier?; Hanson; John Tully

W Boundary

Northeast Branch

Claimed for


Special Circumstances

see Grieb map

Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 65; Patent Record 18, p.186


Name

Comegys and Nathaniel Evitts

Cornelius

Property Name

New Forrest

Acreage

250

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1674

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 61; Patent Record 15, p. 177; Patent Record 18, p.242


Name

Comegys and Nathaniel Evitts

Cornelius

Property Name

Reward (The)

Acreage

500

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1674

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 65; Patent Record 15, p.178; PR 14, p.308; PR 13, p.96


Name

Comegys Sr.

Cornelius

Property Name

Adventure

Acreage

52

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1688

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 44, 49


Name

Comins

Edwin

Property Name


Acreage

100 acres

N Boundary

bounding on the North with the land of Morfon freehold, extending upon a right line East into the woods from the Bay side ninety-fice perches or thereabouts

Date of Reg.

9/7/1640

S Boundary

on the South with the said parallel

Annual Rent


E Boundary

on the East with a meridien line drawn from the end of the said ninety-five perches South till it intersect a parallel drawn from the head of Crany Pond

Neighbors

Robert Knolt and Henry Bellamy on Crany Pond?

W Boundary

on the West with Chesapeake Bay

Claimed for

a grant from Claiborne to Thomas Pett

Special Circumstances

Claiborne

Dispensation After Death


Source

LO Patent Record 1, Liber F; Film No 7341, p 76-7


Name

Commins

Edward

Property Name


Acreage

600

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

11/16/1649

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for

demands 600 acres for transporting himself and wife as well as svt Edward Claxton in 1639, John William in 1640, Andrew Klona and Richard Salter in 1644

Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Liber 2, folio 529


Name

Commins (widow)

Elizabeth

Property Name

Point Love

Acreage

300/600?

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1650

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 63; PRAB&H, p.105, 128


Name

Conitte

John

Property Name

on Kent Ile

Acreage

300

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

2/1652

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for

"for 300 acres of land, 'he coming to this Island, himself, his Wife & Child the first of May last, 1652"

Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

LIV 14; Hanson Old Kent 25-26; fol. 67


Name

Conner

Philip

Property Name


Acreage

100 acres

N Boundary

one Neck of Land bounding on the North with the Great Crook called Broad Crook

Date of Reg.

9/7/1640

S Boundary

on the South with a parallel line drawn from the end of the said 45 perches to Chesapeake Bay

Annual Rent

1 bushel of corn rent

E Boundary

on East with a meridian line drawn from the head of Conners Creek for the length of 45 perches or thereabouts

Neighbors


W Boundary

on West with Chesapeake Bay

Claimed for

for transporting himself into the colony

Special Circumstances

Court orders Mrs. Conner to take possession of estate of late husband and to pay debts according to law, Mr. Coursey and sheriff to take inventory (12/20/1660)

Dispensation After Death


Source

LO Patent Record 1,Liber F; Film No 7341, p 79-80; LIV 192


Name

Conner

Sarah

Property Name

Maidens Lott

Acreage

600

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1666

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 59; PR 19, p. 372


Name

Conner

Phillip

Property Name

Wading Place Neck (The)

Acreage

300

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1658

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 70; PR Q, p. 342


Name

Conner

Phillip

Property Name

Little Neck

Acreage

55

N Boundary


Date of Reg.

1680

S Boundary


Annual Rent


E Boundary


Neighbors


W Boundary


Claimed for


Special Circumstances


Dispensation After Death


Source

Peden 58


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