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From: diana rock <>
Subject: Re: [MDSTMARY-L] (no subject)
Date: Sun, 30 Jul 2000 11:26:06 -0400
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HAISLIPS, MASONS & BOOTH
There are large branches of these families on Mason Neck, VA during this same time in
the mid 1700's throughout the early 1900's.
Mason Neck is a peninsula on the Potomac River, directly across from Charles Co.,
MD. It is where the present museum and former plantation(c.1758) of George Mason,
called Gunston Hall is located. Geo. Mason had many business dealings with the
Just wanted to suggest to those interested, to look on the 'other side' too!
Diana Langley Rock
Linda Reno wrote:
> The following are the wills of John Maryman and his wife, Ann (Vowles) Maryman.
> Will of John Maryman, SMC 10/2/1764-8/26/1766. Wife: Ann, estate during life and
> at her death to William and Zachariah Maryman; plantation in the neck and main
> road to be the division between them and William is to help Zachariah to build a
> house. To: Joshua and Joseph Maryman, dwelling plantation in the forest equally
> divided but Joshua to have the part where the house is. 4 boys: William, Joshua,
> Joseph, and Zachariah all cattle equally. To: Eleanor Nichols, Lotte Mason, and
> Sarah Mason, 5 shillings each. To: Elizabeth Carpenter, Susanna Wells, and Lydia
> Linseyward, slaves. The boys to have the balance of slaves. Exec: Wife, Ann.
> Wit: Cyrus Vowles, William Payne, William Bray.
> Will of Ann Mareman, SMC, widow of John Mareman, 10/8/1774-11/12/1774. To: Mary
> McDaniel, 1 shilling. Children: Susanna Wells, Lydia Ward, Eleanor Rainy, and one
> share to be divided among William Clarke's children, 100 lbs. sterling equally
> between them with interest. Children: William, Joshua, and Joseph Mareman,
> Susanna Wells, Lydia Ward, Eleanor Rainey, and William Clarke's children (one
> share to them) and Zachariah in case he does not marry Ann Howard, but if he does,
> he to get 1 shilling only, the money and interest from sale of a sloop and the
> residue of my estate, both real and personal. Granddaughter: Sarah Mason, wearing
> apparel. Cyrus Vowles to settle and divide estate. Wit: John Tompkins, Mary
> Tompkins, William Russell.
> Here's what I have on this family (they're my line too):
> John Maryman, b. bef 1715 and d. 1766 in SMC. He m. Ann Vowles, b. 1717-1719 and
> d. 1774, daughter of John Vowles and Elizabeth "Bethe" Cooke. Their children:
> 1. A daughter who m. ____Mason by 1750. She had two children:
> a. Lot Mason, b. 1750 and d. 2/18/1831 in Charles Co. He m. Sarah "Sally"
> Haislip 1/12/1780.
> b. Sarah Mason, b. bef 1764 who m. ____Budd by 1782. Also of Charles Co.
> 2. Eleanor, b. 1738 and d. after 1774 who m. first, _____Nichols and second,
> Thomas Edward Riney (b. 1725 in SMC, son of John Riney and Ann Harris; d. 1795 in
> Washington Co., KY). She had a daughter named Mary Riney, b. bef 1765 who m.
> Clement Gristy about 1780.
> 3. Elizabeth, b. bef 1740 and d. after 1774 who m. George Carpenter (this is my
> line). Their children:
> a. George Carpenter, b. bef 1755 and d. 1801-1804 who m. Catherine Maddox
> 7/14/1777 at All Saints Episcopal.
> b. William Carpenter, b. 1757 and d. 1799 who m. first, Eleanor Booth and
> second, Lydia ____. After his death, Lydia m. Paul Shearman.
> 4. Joshua, b. 1746 and d. 5/1798 who m. Susanna____ (she was b. 1745 and d.
> 12/13/1817). They had:
> a. James, b. 1767 and d. 9/30/1825 who m. Ann Hayden 5/28/1814.
> b. Mary, b. 1759 and d. 2/21/1822 who m. Charles Neale 9/21/1789.
> c. John Baptist, b. 1771; living 1807 in Nelson Co., KY who m. Jeannette
> (Janet) Muir 10/13/1798.
> d. Attaway, b. 1773 and d. 1812 who m. Lewis Lee by 1798.
> e. Joseph, b. 1775 and d. 1828 who m. first, Jane Maryman; second, Susanna
> Morgan; and third, Mary Fenwick.
> f. Thomas, b. bef 1778 and d. after 1811 who m. Elizabeth Daft 12/31/1798.
> g. Susanna, b. 1785-1790 and d. after 1827 who m. John Price 3/2/1805.
> h. Ann "Nancy", b. 1790-1794 and d. after 1840 who m. Thomas Booth 8/28/1820.
> i. Ann Panny, b. bef 1783 and d. 1811-1820 who m. George Hayde, Jr.
> 5. Lydia, b. 1747 and d. after 1774 who m. David Lindsay Ward. He was b. bef
> 1744 in Charles Co. and died in SMC by 11/7/1808. They had a daughter named
> Zeruia Ward, b. bef 1769
> 6. Joseph, b. 1748 and d. 1797 who m. Elizabeth _____. They had:
> a. Richard, b. 2/3/1768 and d. 11/7/1816 who m. Lydia Mills 8/10/1797.
> b. Ann, b. 1775 and d. after 1799 who m. first, Robert Hendley and second,
> James Combs.
> c. Rebecca, b. 1778 and d. bef 1796.
> d. Jane, b. bef 1787 and d. 1807 who m. Joseph Maryman 11/6/1802.
> e. Susanna, b. 1789 and d. 6/1849 who m. Edmund Barton Greenwell 2/6/1800.
> f. Eleanor, b. bef 1797 and who d. by 4/26/1808.
> 7. Susanna, b. bef 1749 and d. after 1774 who m. _____Wells.
> 8. Mary, b. bef 1751; living 1774.
> 9. Zachariah, b. 1751 and d. by 9/17/1810 in Nelson Co., KY. He m. Mary Ann
> Howard in 1774.
> 10. William, b. bef 1752 and d. by 10/10/1788 who m. Mary_____. After his death,
> Mary m. Ignatius Hayden. Children of William and Mary:
> a. Lydia, b. 1773
> b. Elizabeth, b. 1776 and d. after 1828 who m. Charles Bowling 8/27/1798.
> 11. A daughter, b. bef 1755 who d. bef 1770 who m. William Clarke. They had a
> son named Zachariah Clarke, b. 1766-1774 and d. 1810-1815 who m. Sarah Mary Payne
> Linda Reno
> > Here are some notes I made years ago at the Hall of Records, Annapolis. Perha
> > ps Linda should check and revise.
> > Wills 35, 123, Will of John Mairman, written 22 Oct. 1764, prob. 1766. Wife
> > Ann; my four boys: Joshua, Joseph, William, Zachariah; Mary Clarke; Elinor
> > Nichols, Lotte Mason; Sarah Mason, 5 shillings each; Susannah Wells; ?Lidia
> > Linsey Ward. Witnesses Cyrus Vowles, William Payne, William Bray.
> > (I have not seen the document[s] proving John's wife Anne to be the daughter
> > of John Vowles and Elizabeth Cook[e])
> > Balance of Final Distributions 5, 228, 7 June 1769. Ann Mairman, exrx. of
> > John Mairman, sureties Cyrus Vowles and John Johnson. Balance £719/5/9
> > Accounts 62, 155, reported 20 Feb. 1767. Inventory of John Mareman, taken by
> > Senica Nelson and John Mills Jr. No creditors. Kin William and Joshua
> > Mareman
> > Wills 40, 1, 1774. Will of Anne, widow of John Mareman. To John Tompkins,
> > Mary Tompkins, William Russell, Mary McDaniel, William Clarke and children,
> > Eleanor Rainy ?, granddaughter Sarah Mason, Susannah Wells, Lidda Ward.
> > Executor Cyrus Vowles.
> > (I'm not sure I transcribed this one adequately.)
> > Bob Moore