Charles Merriman, Jr.

Male 1680 - 1722  (~ 42 years)


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  • Name Charles Merriman 
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 0___ 1680  Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Will 25 Dec 1720  Baltimore County, Province of Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 17 May 1722  Baltimore, Baltimore County, Province of Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Probate 23 Jun 1722  Baltimore County, Province of Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Baltimore County, Province of Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • in St. Paul's Parish...
    Person ID I25804  The Hennessee Family
    Last Modified 24 Apr 2015 

    Father Charles Merriman, Sr.,   b. 0___ 1657, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1725, Saint Pauls Parish, Baltimore County, Province of Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Mother Mary Haile,   b. 0___ 1654, York County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Dec 1725, Saint Pauls Parish, Baltimore County, Province of Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Married Abt 1678  Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6
    • (Virginia or Maryland)
    Family ID F9171  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jane Long,   b. Abt 1675, Province of Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1739, Baltimore, Baltimore County, Province of Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years) 
    Married 24 Jun 1702  Baltimore County, Province of Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7, 8
    Children 
     1. William Merriman,   b. Baltimore, Baltimore County, Province of Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 0___ 1803
     2. John Charles Merriman,   b. 0___ 1705, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 0___ 1782, Granville County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years)
     3. Ann Merriman
     4. Elizabeth Merriman
     5. Jemima Merriman
     6. Kedeworth Merryman,   b. 23 Mar 1717
     7. Mary Merriman,   b. 27 Mar 1719
    Last Modified 26 May 2018 
    Family ID F9172  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 0___ 1680 - Lancaster County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Jun 1702 - Baltimore County, Province of Maryland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - 25 Dec 1720 - Baltimore County, Province of Maryland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 May 1722 - Baltimore, Baltimore County, Province of Maryland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - 23 Jun 1722 - Baltimore County, Province of Maryland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Baltimore County, Province of Maryland Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Notes 
    • 27 May 2007

      http://www.rootsweb.com/~mdbaltim/wills/will133.htm

      Last Will and Testament of CHARLES MERRYMAN JR of Baltimore County, dated 25 Dec 1720, proved 23 June 1722

      In the Name of God, Amen, I Charles Merryman Junior of Baltimore County, planter, being sick and weak in body but of perfect mind, memory and understanding, first and principally recommend my soul into ye hands of ye almighty, my body I commit to ye earth to be decently (----) at the discretion of my Executrix, herein after named.

      Imprimus, I give and bequeath unto my two sons William and Charles and their heirs lawfully begotten in wedlock, all my tract of land whereon I now live called by name of Merrimans Beginning, to be equally divided betwixt ye said William and Charles. Also I give and bequeath

      my tract of land at Gunpowder called Brotherly Fellowship to be equally divided betwixt my two sons William and Charles and their heirs lawfully begotten in wedlock.

      Item, I give and bequeath unto my son William a young sorrel mare branded CM. Also to my son Charles Merryman, ye cattle which I previously gave him. I give unto my son Charles Merryman one black mare branded W and one three year old heiffer and her female incesafe(?).

      Item, I give and bequeath unto my son William all my wearing apparel. Item, I give unto my servant man Patrick one cow calf. Item, my will

      and (----) is that my loving wife Jane Merryman shall have ye priviledge of either my plantations which she shall think fit to live on during her life and to clear and make use of such timber as shall be useful on ye plantation without any interruption from either my sons William or Charles or their heirs or any that shall possess after them.

      Furthermore my desire is that my loving wife Jane Merriman shall be my whole and sole Executrix of all that I have and after all my debts shall be paid all ye remaining part of my estate to be equally divided amongst all my children.

      Lastly, I do hereby dismiss, revoke and make void all my former and other wills and testaments by me heretofore made in witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and soul this the three pieces of lines being interlined in this my last will this 25th day of December 1720.


      his

      Charles Merryman

      mark

      Witness.......
      George Browne
      Edward Stevenson
      John (mark) Merryman
      Mary (mark) Merryman

      Maryland, the June 23 1722 There came George Browne, Edward Stevenson, John Merryman & Mary Merryman the subscribing evidence (??) to the above mentioned will and make oath on the holy Evangels of Almighty God that they saw the testator Charles Merryman sign and seal the above will as his last will and testament and that he published and declared ...that at the time of his so doing he was of sound and perfect mind and memory to the best of their knowledge. Sworn to before me.....County of Baltimore June 22, 1722...


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      transcribed and contributed to the USGenWeb/MDGenWeb Project by: Stephen Ford [3]

  • Sources 
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    2. [S44731] http://www.geni.com/people/Mary-Merryman-Haile/6000000000804874806?through=6000000003051227826.

    3. [S52213] http://www.rootsweb.com/~mdbaltim/wills/will133.htm.

    4. [S43766] Russeff,Evelyn & Bill;Research & Abstractions;10534 Witter Spring Road,.

    5. [S52215] http://www.rootsweb.com/~mdbaltim/wills/will062.htm.

    6. [S6204] http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mdannear/firstfam/all/d1855.htm#P1855.

    7. [S5788] http://rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mdannear/firstfam/merryman/d1786.htm#P631.

    8. [S6205] http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mdannear/firstfam/all/d1869.htm#P1869.