Posey I, Humphrey

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  • Name  Posey I, Humphrey 
    Born  1 Feb 1683  Charles Co Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Person ID  I2760  Poore Maddox
    Last Modified  13 Apr 2012 

    Father  Posey I, John,   b. 1652, Charles Co Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jul 1689, Charles Co Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Amalle Belaine, Susannah,   b. 1652, Port Tobacco, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ? 1716, St. Charles, Chrales Co Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Abt 1679 
    Family ID  F323  Group Sheet

    Family  Mary 
    Children 
     1. Posey cousin, Benjamin
    Family ID  F1988  Group Sheet

  • Notes 

    • POSEY of MD, 1640+
      Posted by: Marilyn Roth
      Date: November 17, 2001 at 13:20:02
      In Reply to: Humphrey Posey Freeman & Eliza Rees, NC, MO, NE by Kimberly Archer
      5050 of 9468

      Many migrants to North Carolina went there from Maryland. There was a Francis POSIE of Maryland, by 5 Nov. 1642, at "St. Maries," testifying at an inquest. Early Settlers of MD, by SKORDAS, indicates that Francis POSEY immigrated by 1640 [ABH:10,42]. MD State Papers, the Black Books: At Port Tobacco, Charles Co., [CH], 12 Je. 1704, Benjamin POSEY, juror. // Petition 11 Mar. 1756, CH, _ POSEY, Thomas POSEY, Sr. & Jr., & John POSEY, Sr. // Port Tobacco, 1775, petition by Belain, Benj. V., Francis, Thomas, & Uzziah POSEY...

      MD Deponents: POSEY, Elizabeth, wf/o Francis, deposed in 1647.
      John, 1674, CH.
      John, 34 in 1719, 37 in 1721, 65 in 1743, CH.
      Belain, 30 in 1770, CH.

      BARNES' Balto. Co. Families: Francis POSEY adm. estate of Mary POSEY, Aug. 1725.

      MD M, by BARNES [letters = county]:
      POSEY, Adrian, 15 Aug. 1815, BA, widow Margaret BYRNE.
      George, 9 Aug. 1778, PG, Mary ROBY.
      Nathaniel, 9 Oct. 1812, FR, Margt. KEMP.
      Thomas, 25 Mar. 1788, CH, Mary DUTTTON.
      Uriah [Uzziah?], no date, CH, Catherine SKINNER.
      Walbert B., of QA, 26 May 1807, TA, Susan COOTS/COATS.
      Zachariah, 10 Apr. 1792, Eliz. HAMILTON, also recorded in King Geo. Parish, Pr. Geo. Co.

      BRUMBAUGH,MD Records...Census of 1776, CH: POSEY, Benjamin, Blain, Francis, Thomas, (Constable) Uzziah, & Wm.

      MD Cal/o Wills: Francis GRAY, CH, 1757. To eld. dau. Eliz. EVANS, dau. Mary GRAY; to wf. for life, then to sons Francis & Wm., exs. Wit: Aquila BICKERTON, Humphrey POSEY, John ELGIN.

      John POSEY, Sr., CH, 6 Jan., 17 F 1759. To wf. Eliz., exx., & then to five youngest ch. To sons Humphrey ("Hopewell") John, Edward, Rhoda, Thomas, & Walter, & daus. Lydia STEWART, Francis MADOX, & Mary & Vinefutt (sic, possibly Langford?) POSEY. Wit: Francis DUNNINGTON, John ELGIN, & John POSEY, Jr. [[Inventory 67.511, 15 Oct. 1759. Appraisers John ELGIN, Francis DUNNING. Creditor Bay SMALLWOOD. Next of kin John & Thomas; exx. Elisabeth POSEY.]] --You may want to follow the ownership of "Hopewell."

      John WRIGHT, CH, 1769, to dau. Anne POSEY & grandson Richard POSEY.

      Benj. MADOX, CH, 1770, dau. Mary POSEY. Tract "Posey's Chawnce." Wit: Pryor, Wm., & John POSEY, Sr.

      Francis POSEY, CH, 23 F 1772, 23 Apr. 1774. To wf Ann, exx., for life. To ch. John, Jacob, Richard, & Benjamin Vernal POSEY, Mary Ann KENSMAN, Eliz. GILL, & Ann CARTWRIGHT. To son Thomas, "Lotheberry," "Allgate," & pt/o "Nuddles Branch Enlarged," below the forks of Nudoles Branch. To son Francis, "Wallingford" in Durham Parish. To son Belain, dw. plantation. Wit. Geo. ELGIN, Geo. KEECH, Peter Harront ROBY.

      Montg. Co., MD, will of Samuel BIGGS, Fredk. Co., innholder, 26 Dec. 1768, 15 July 1782. To dau. Jane POSEY, bpt. Jane BIGGS, dau/o Jemima POSEY. Exs. wf. Hennerita & dau. Jane.

      Balance Books, estate of Benjamin POSEY, CH, 11 May 1754. Admx. Patience POSEY, widow. Sureties Moses HUBBARD & Henry BIGGS. Nine ch: Mary BIGGS; & POSEY: Jemima, Bennett, Lydia, & Benj. (all of age); Orey, 18 next Jan.; Rhodam, 15 last Apr.; Charity, 10 last Je; & Alison, 9 last Sept.

      Francis GRAY, CH, 1758. Sureties Saml. JONES & John POSEY.

      Mathew HENIKIN, CH, 1764-9. Surety Blaw/Belain/Blain POSEY {all three spellings used}.

      Bennett POSEY, CH, 20 May 1767. Sureties Edwd. HUBBERT, Barton PHILPOT. Distr. to widow & ch. Ann, John, Benj., & Bennett. Admx. Elisabeth POSEY. [[Inventory 24 May 1762, 10 Je. 1762. Listed under Bennett, but probate indicates Elisabeth POSEY? Appraisers Jas. KEECHIN & Geo. KEECH. Next of kin Benj. POSSEY & Patience HOBACH. Admx. Elisabeth POSSEY. // Elisabeth POSEY, CH, 1774, appr. Benj. PHILPOTT & Geo. KEECH. Next of kin Danl. Cam. HOBERT & Ann POVEY {?} Admr. Edwd. HOBERT.]]

      John PERRY, CH, 14 S 1768. Sureties Thos. & John PERRIE. Legatees wf. Rachel {sic, Rebecca?}, sons Thomas, John, Wm., Hugh, & Francis, & daus. Elisabeth WARDEN, Ann FAVELL, Mary POSEY, & Rachel RATCLIFF. Exs. Rebecca & Hugh PERRY.

      Bean POSEY, 7.34, CH, 28 Oct. 1775. Sureties Wm. & Joseph BOSWELL. Distr. to wid. & three ch. (not named). Admx. Mrs. Chloe POSEY.

      Neal KERRIGAN, 7.39, CH, 1775. Surety Harrison POSEY.

      Elisabeth POSEY, 7.68, CH, 3 Jan. 1777. Admr. Mr. Edward HOBART.

      Inventories of the Prerogative Court: Harrison MUSGRAVE, CH, 1760. Appraisers Chas. COURT, Geo KEECH. Next of kin Notly WARRAN & Heneritte POSEY; admx. Mary MUSGRAVE.

      Mr. Thos. HARRISON, CH, 1769. Appraisers John ELGIN & Humphrey POSEY, Jr. Next of kin Rhody BOWY, Richd. HARRISON. Ex. Joseph HARRISON. // Mr. Joseph HARRISON, CH, 1770/1. Appraisers Humphrey POSEY & John ELGIN. Next of kin Esther HARRISON & Mary REEDER. Admr. Richard HARRISON.

      Thomas POSEY, Jr., CH, 1773. Next of kin Elisabeth POSEY & Ignatius BYRN. Admx. Ann POSEY.

      Bean POSEY, CH, 1775. Next of kin Pryor & Humphrey POSEY. Admx. Chloe POSEY.

      Thomas POSEY, CH, 1776/7, mentions John BRISCOE, John WILSON & Francis & Benj. POSEY. Admx. Henrietta POSEY.

      16 Aug 1717 gieft from Humphrey Posey to son Benjamin Posey.


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