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James Middleton

James Middleton

Male 1678 - 1769  (91 years)

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  • Name James Middleton 
    Born 1678  Charles, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Will 6 Oct 1769  Charles, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 6 Oct 1769  Jordan Manor, Charles, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • MIDDLETON, JAMES, Charles Co. 5 Aug, 1769
      6 Oct. 1769
      To son James Middleton, all the mannor land that joins on the west side of the land that I gave him by a deed, as far as the main road that goes from Zachia Bridges to Edw. Jenkins.
      To son Ignatius Middleton, at decease of his mother, slaves.
      To wife Sarah, use of household goods.
      To dau. Martha Middleton, some slaves.
      Children: Smith, James, Ignatious, Mary Hawkins, Sarah Jenkins, Charity Davis and Martha Middleton.
      Friend: Walter Maddox.
      Ex: Dau, Martha, to have remainder of mannor land.
      Wits Thomas Jones, John Green, James McDaniel. 37.390
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      Prince George's County Land Records, Folio 171b: James Middleton desires to have his mark recorded as VIZ: A swallow fork and hole in the right ear and a crap and over bitt and an under bitt on the left, both cattle and hogs
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      Joseph Gardner 20.313 CH £79.0.8 Feb 19 1734
      Appraisers: James Middleton, Edward Turner.
      Creditors: Francis Montgomery, Peter Mitchell.
      Next of kin: Michael Garner, Samuell Garner.
      Administratrix: Mary Gardner.
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      Prince George's County Land Records, Folio 171b: James Middleton desires to have his mark recorded as VIZ: A swallow fork and hole in the right ear and a crap and over bitt and an under bitt on the left, both cattle and hogs
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      Charles County Liber L#2 Page 323.
      At the request of James Marr, the following [lease] was recorded this Nov 14, 1726.
      Aug 10, 1725 from James Middleton of CC, planter, to James Marr of CC, planter, the lease of part of that tract of land called Jordan, and now in the possession of sd James Middleton, lying on the west side Zachia Swamp below the old usual road that leads from Portobacco [Cr] to the plantation where John Smith at Jordan now dwells, containing about 50 acres. This is a 20 year lease, commencing from Dec 25 last past. The yearly rent is 640 lbs of tobacco. James Marr will build all buildings at his own cost, and is to plant 60 apple trees whenever sd James Middleton shall require them and where he selects on sd plantation, and to be kept well fenced. Sd James Marr shall keep but 2 working hands, or, if more, to pay 320 lbs of tobacco extra for each hand. James Marr may cut down any timber or timber trees for the use of sd plantation for building, fencing, or tobacco hhds, but. must make no waste of timber. Signed - James Middleton, James (X his mark) Marr. Wit - John Smith, Henry (+ his mark) Crakindel.
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      Charles County Maryland Land Record Liber Z#2, 1744-1753; Page 273.
      At the request of Holland Middleton, William Middleton Jr, and Samuel Middleton, the following instrument in writing was recorded on Aug 16, 1748.
      Aug 5, 1748 from William Middleton Sr of CC, to Holland Middleton, Wm Middleton Jr, and Samuel Middleton of Maryland, for and in consideration of sd Holland, William Jr, and Samuel Middleton giving their joint bond to James Middleton and James Keech to indemnify them. James Middleton and James Keech bound themselves with the sd William Middleton Sr to Mr. George Maxwell for the payment of 180 & odd thousand lbs tobacco, to be paid at Benedict Town. This bond has since been removed and taken for 122 thousand some odd lbs tobacco with 2 years interest, to last Jun. Now sd Wm Middleton Sr, for the real security, and to enable Holland Middleton, William Middleton Jr, and Samuel Middleton to discharge the real balance due to Mr. George Maxwell and related charges on the bond to James Middleton and James Keech which Holland, William, and Samuel may be charged with, has sold to Holland, William, and Samuel Middleton, 4 feather beds and furniture, 4 cattle, 2 tables, 1 desk, 6 chairs, 1 iron pot, 1 pair of andirons, 1 spitt, 4 pewter dishes, 10 cullenders, 2 tin pans, 1 iron pestle, 1 spice mill, 1 sugar box, 1 saw, ...books, and all the debts due to sd William Middleton Sr., and all the tobacco money that shall be levied in the next public and county levy. Signed - Wm Middleton. Wit - Geo: Dent. Thos Howard.
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      Charles County Land Record Book A#2, 1752-1756; Page 38. Aug 14, 1752 from James Middleton of CC, planter, to Richard Vincent of CC, for 2280 lbs of tobacco, during the terms mentioned in a lease from the late Lord Baltimore his agents to James Middleton dated Dec 25, 1739, called Middletons and Askins Progress, part of the sd tract, containing and laid out for 24 acres. Signed - James Middleton. Wit - Allen Davis, John Winter. Recorded Sep 21, 1752.
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      Charles County Land Record Book G#3, 1756-1761; Page 200. Feb 8, 1758 from James Middleton and Sarah, his wife, of CC, to Smith Middleton and Ignatious Middleton, their sons, for the natural love they have for their sd sons and for divers other good causes, to wit, 100 £ sterling, part of a tract of land in CC and now in possession of sd James and Sarah, called Jordan. That is to say, to sd Ignatius, his part thereof (after the death of sd James and Sarah) beginning on Jordan Branch [Swamp] where the old Coach Road crosses the sd Branch, which is the Road that comes from the new bridges to John Smith of Jordan plantation where he now lives, so up with the small branch that runs through the corn field, to the head of the sd branch & then with a west course to the Mill branch, then with sd mill branch to the west side till it comes to the road that goes from the new bridges to Edward Jenkins & so with sd road till it comes to the back line, then with sd line to Samuel Baggett's line, so with sd line to Jordan branch, then with sd branch to the beginning. And sd Smith Middleton, all the rest of their part of sd tract of land. Whereas sd James and Sarah intend, by these presents, that each of their sd sons shall have as near as may be, an equal part of sd land, if it happens that the courses mentioned, if Ignatious' part fall short or exceed more than one half, whoever has the larger part, the overplus is to be valued by two honest men, one to be appointed by each son, & one half the value is to be paid by our son who has the larger part to the son with the smaller part. [nothing follows - pages 201 and 202 are missing]. Recorded Jun 17, 1758.
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Port Tobacco: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 332-218: JORDAN: 1500 acres; Possession of - 1500 Acres - Smith, John : Surveyed 2 July 1692 for William Josephs Esq lying in his lordships Manor of Zachia at a bound Spanish oak at the point of the mouth of the branch of the main branch of Zachia above the coach road.: Conveyance notes - 100 Acres - John Pigeon from John Smith; 9 June 1713, 35 Acres - Samuel Bagget from John Smith; 10 March 1713,200 Acres - John Moore from John Smith; 3 Oct 1715, 50 Acres - John Pigeon from John Moore; 18 June 1720, 180 Acres - Alexander Magruder from Robert Middleton; 13 June 1721, 69 Acres - George Askins from John Moore; 27 April 1724,

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    Person ID I15402  Lythgoe-Donaldson
    Last Modified 15 Jul 2010 

    Father Robert Middleton,   b. 1651,   d. 6 May 1708, Prince George's, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Mother Mary Wheeler,   b. 22 Mar 1657, Charles, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 1708, Charles, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Married 1672  Charles, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F7096  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Smith,   b. Abt 1700, Jordan, Charles, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1769, Jordan, Charles, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Married Abt 1716  Charles, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Anne Middleton,   b. Abt 1718, Charles, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1748  (Age ~ 31 years)
     2. Ignatius Middleton,   b. Abt 1720, Charles, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1788, Charles, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years)
     3. Smith Middleton,   b. 1720, Charles, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 2 Jun 1791, Charles, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 71 years)
     4. Charity Middleton,   b. Abt 1724, Charles, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1770, Frederick, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years)
     5. James Middleton,   b. 29 Mar 1726, Jordan Manor, Charles, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1790, Jordan Manor, Charles, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     6. Sarah Middleton,   b. 1732, Jordan Manor, Charles, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1797, Charles, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    +7. Mary Ann Middleton,   b. 1737, Charles, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1811, Culpeper, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     8. Martha Middleton,   b. Aft 1752, Charles, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1772, Charles, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 20 years)
    Family ID F7000  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1678 - Charles, Maryland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt 1716 - Charles, Maryland Link to Google Earth
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