Name: Henry Holland Hawkins
Birth: 1683 in Charles Co, MD
Death: 27 NOV 1750 in Charles Co, MD
HAWKINS, HENRY HOLLAND, Charles Co. 14 Sep 1746
22 Apr 1751
To wife Joan Hawkins, land within the lines herein expressed with my dwelling house (refers to "Enclosure of the Nutfield" and Nutfield Branch, Zachiah Swamp, John Marton). Also Negro Robin, Sambo, Terry, Zeno, Great Poter, Cook, Mingo, Moll, Betty, Kate, Glese(?), Teney.
To son Samuel Hawkins, tract called "Glovers Point," 250 A, also pt of tract called "Lyons Denn" 140 A., tract called "Woods Addition" 38 A,, also pt of tract called His Lordships Favour, 250 A. and for want of heirs then to sons Henry Hawkins and Josias Hawkins.
To son Samuel., Negro Jack, Senr., also my watch.
To son Henry Hawkins, part of tract which part Is 950 A. called "Hawkins Purchase" and for want of heirs to sons Samuel and Josias.
To son Henry, Negroes Shadrack, Davie, Jack, Junr., Georges Sarie and her dau, Jane.
To son Josias Hawkins, pt of tract, "Johnsons Town," which part Is 475 A.; tract called "Hawkins Enlargement," 100 A; tract I bought of Robert Perle, 44 A., being part of tract called Archers Pasture." Also land I hold at Patuxent in right of my wife, to be made over to him by deed from my wife and her son Henry as soon as Henry shall be of age. Also 200 A. at the upper end of the tract of land called "Hawkins Purchase", which I have given before to my son Henry, and Negroes: Tom, Jerry., Junr, Dick, Pompy, Moll Junr., Beck.
To grandson Henry Waring,. tract called "Jamaicka", 500 A. and for want of heirs to his brother Basil Waring reserving to my dau. Elizabeth Waring one moiety of said tract during her life,
To dau. Martha Portave., Negro Nero with 7 Negroes already delivered her.
To dau. Eleanor Hawkins, Negroes: Doll, Nan, Congo, Andrew, George Junr.
To dau. Jane Hawkins, Negroes: Tonyor Jeny Junr, Lyssle,
To dau. Susannah Hawkins, Negroes: Peg, Charles, Sall, Grace,
To dau, Ruth Hawkins, Negroes: Ango(?), Dory, Sukey, Doll Junr, Remainder of estate to wife, Joan Hawkins.
Trustees: Doct. Gustavus Brown and Capt. John Stoddert, as token of friendship, each 10 s.
Wife Joan Hawkins, extx.
Wit: Marmadue Semmes, Jno. Hanson, Junr., Notley Marddox, Henaritah Semmes. 28.73.
(contributed by Michael Marshall)
Joan Greenfield b: 1698 in Prince Georges Co., MD
- Elizabeth Hawkins b: ABT 1716
- Josias Hawkins b: ABT 1720 in Charles Co., Maryland
- Eleanor Hawkins b: ABT 1726 in Charles Co., Maryland