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1. James Mullikin I, Planter , son of Unknown and Unknown, was born in Scotland and died before 16 Oct 1667 in Calvert County, Maryland 1.

Will of James Mullikin

Prerogative Court-Calvert County Wills-Liber 1,Folio 299

August the eighteenth one thousand six hundred sixty and six. In the name of God Amen, I James Mullikin of Patuxent River Planter in the county of Calvert being sick in body but of good and perfect memory thanks be to Allmighty God and calling to remembrance the uncertaine estate of this transitory life and that all flesh must yield unto death when it shall please God to call do make constitute ordain and declare this my last Will and Testament in manner and form following revoking and annulling by these presents all and every Testament and Testament Will and Wills heretofore by me made and declared either by word or by writeing and this to be taken only for my Last Will and Testament and none other and first being penitent and sorry from the bottome of my heart for my sins most humbly desiring forgiveness I give and committ my soule unto Allmighty My Savior and Redeemer in whom and by the meritts of Jesus Christ I trust and believe assuredly to be saved and to have full remission and forgiveness of all my sins and that my soule with my body at the generall day of resurrection shall rise again with joy and through the meritts of Christs death and passion to possess and inheritt the Kingdom of Heaven prepared for his elect and chosen and my body to be buried in such place where it shall please my executors hereafter named to appoint.
And now for the settling of my temporall estate and such goods and chattels and debts as it hath pleased God far above my deserts to bestow upon me I do order and dispose the same in manner and forme following that is to say First I give and bequeath all my lands ans all that I have unto Mary Mullikin my wife and all my children and none other shall have to do with anything therein She only paying my debts.

The marke of James (M) Mullikin Seale.

Witness my hand
The Marke of
William A. Murrick
Benjamin Granger

The within mencioned codicill of James Mullikin was by William Murrick and Benjamin Granger wittnesses to the said Codicill proved this sixteenth of October one thousand six hundred sixty and seven before me.
Charles Calvert

Prerogative Court-Testamentary Proceedings-Roll 73-2, MSA No. 15-7, Dates: 1666-1668, Pages 228-230. Came Mary Mulliken the relict of James Mulliken late of Calvert County Planter deceased and desires Letters of Administration be granted her upon the foregoing Codicill.
Letters of Administration issued as____ with ye said Mary Mullikin and James Williams ____ to the Lord Proprietors in thirty thousand pounds of tobacco and ___ for ye said Mary ____.
Warrant issued to Misters Thomas Sprigg, ____, Richard Spooner, Guy White, & George Beckwith Appraisers. Another Warrant issued to ye said Spooner, White, & Beckwith to Appraise.
Inventory Return ____.
Imprimis- one woman servant for two years=1500
four cowes and their calves att six hundred pounds of lot ___=2400
Item-two heifers=2000
Item-one yearling bull=0250
Six about nine months old=0600
Thirteen piggs about three months old=0300
One feather bed and furniture=1300
One dress cubbard=0400
One round table=0050
Six small boxes=0030
One warming Pann=0050
One long table and forine=0200
One couch and grooming chairs=0250
Three old chairs=0030
One looking glass=0040
Foure milke trayes, foure outter lottes with other odd things=0200
One old feather bed, one florked(?) and furniture=1000
One small chest, one giant trunk, two small trunks=0200
One small box, one pair of____=0200
Six Pewter dishes, one small ____ ____=0200
Six Pewter Plates, Six Corringers=0100
Two Cowton bottles, one Cowton Sandlepack=0140
Three Iron Potts, one ____ ____=0500
One Small ____ ____ Pott=0050
One old ____=0050
Total=12040

This is a True and Perfect Inventory of all the goods and chattels belonging to James Mullikin of late deceased as they were brought to our sights. Witness our hands this seven and twentyeth of November one thousand six hundred sixty and seven.
Geo. Beckwith
Guy White

Land Patents-James Mullikin
Transcript 8-SR7350-Certificate of Survey Liber DD, Folio 45, Page 36 on Microfilm-April 18, 1664-Laid out for James Mullikin of this province planter a parcell of land called Mullikins Orchard lying on the East side of Chesopeak Bay in the River Transquaking on the West side of said river beginning for bredth at a branch called Mullikins Branch running down the river from the said branch SSW one hundred and fifty perches to a marked pohiccory(hickory tree) standing neer the river side and running from the said pohiccory in the woods for length WNW three hundred and twenty perches bounded on the North with a line drawn NNE one hundred and fifty perches bounded on the East with a line drawn ESE from the former line for the length of three hundred and seventy perches till it intercepts a parrellell branch being the first bounds on the South of the said river containing and laid out for three hundred acres more or less to be holden of the mannor of Baltimore. George Richardson, Deputy Surveyor. Entered in ye Rent Roll.

Transcript 8-SR7350-Patent Liber DD, Folio 46, Page 37 on Microfilm-Cecilius and To All Persons to whom these presents shall come greeting in our Lord God ever lasting Know yee that we for and in consideration that James Mullikin of this province hath due unto him three hundred acres of land out of his warrant for five hundred acres formerly granted him as appears upon record and upon such conditions and termes are expressed in our conditions of plantation of our said province of Maryland under our greater seal at armes bearing date at London the second day of July in the year of our Lord God one thousand six hundred forty nine with such alleration as in them is made by our Declaration bearing date the two and twentieth day of September anno one thousand six hundred fifty eight and remaining upon record in our said province of Maryland do hereby grant unto him the said James Mullikin a parcell of land called Mullikins Orchard lying on the East side of Chesopeak Bay in the River Transquaking on the West side of the said river from the said branch beginning for bredth at a branch called Mullikins Branch running down the river from the said branch SSW one hundred and fifty perches to a marked poohiccory(hickory tree) standing neer the river side and running from the said poohiccory into the woods for length WNW three hundred and twenty perches bounded on the North with a line drawn NNE one hundred and fifty perches bounded on the East with a line drawn ESE from the former line for the length of three hundred and twenty perches till it intersects a parallel drawn from the first branch being the bounds on the South of the said river conteying and now laid out for three hundred acres more or less together with all rights proffits and benefitts thereunto belonging (Royal Mines Excepted) To have and to hold the same unto him the said James Mullikin his heirs and assigns forever to be holden of us and our heirs as of our mannor of Baltimore in free and common soceage by fealty only for all manner of services. Yielding and repaying therefore yearly unto us or our heirs at our receipt at St. Maries at the two most usuall feasts in the year. Viz at the feast of the Annuncation of the blessed Virgin Mary and at the feast of St. Michaell the Arch Angell by equall portions the rent of six shillings sterling in gold or silver and for a tyme upon[Folio 47, Page 38 on Microfilm begins] every alienation of the said land or any part or parcell thereof one whole years rent in silver or gold or the full value thereof in such commodities as we or our heirs or such officer or officers appointed by us or our heirs from time to time to collect and receiver the same accept in discharge thereof at the choice of us or our heirs or such officer or officers as aforesaid provided that if the said James Mullikin his heirs and assigns shall not pay unto us or our heirs or such officer or officers as aforesaid the sume for a fine before such alienation and enter the said alienation and enter the said alienation upon record either in the Provincial Court or in the county court where the said land parcell of land lyeth within one month next after such alienation the said alienation shall br voyd and none effect. Given at St. Marys under our great seal of our said Province of Maryland this fourteenth day of August in the four and thirtieth year of our dominion over said Province of Maryland Anno Domini one thousand six hundred sixty five. Witness our Dear Sonn and heir Charles Calvert Esq. our Lt. General of our said Province of Maryland. Rent=6 shillings.

Transcript 8-SR7350-Certificate of Survey Liber DD, Folio 47, Page 38 on Microfilm-Laid out another parcell of land, for the aforesaid Mullikin lying on the East side of Chesopeak Bay in Transquaking River aforesaid the Western Branch of the said river called by the name of Mullikins Greene beginning for breadth at a marked oak standing by a marsh and running down the said river SW by E one hundred perches to another bounded tree standing by the river side and running from said tree into the woods for length NW by W three hundred and twenty perches bounded on the North with a line drawn NE and by E from the end of the former line one hundred perches bounded on the East with a line drawn SE and by S till it intersepts a parrellell from the first bounded tree bounded on the South with the said river containing and now laid out for two hundred acres more or less to br holden of the mannor of Baltimore. George Richardson, Deputy Surveyor

Transcript 8-SR7350-Patent Liber DD, Folio 47, Page 38 on Microfilm-Cecilius and To All Persons to whom these presents shall come greeting in our Lord God everlasting. Know yee that wee for and in consideration that James Mullikin of this Province hath due unto him two hundred acres of land within this Province being the remainder of a warrant for five hundred acres formerly granted him as appears upon record and upon such conditions and termes as are expected in our conditions of[Folio 48, Page 38 on Microfilm begins] plantation of our Province of Maryland under our greater seal at armes bearing date at London the second day July in the year of our Lord God one thousand six hundred forty nine with such alteration as in them is made by our declaration bearing date the two and twentyeth day of September anno one thousand six hundred fifty eight and remaining upon record in our said Province of Maryland doe hereby grant unto him the said James Mullikin a parcell of land(called Mullikins Green) lying on the East side of Chesopeak Bay in Transquaking River the[Page 39 on Microfilm begins] Western branch of the said river beginning for breadth at a marked oake standing by a marsh and running down the river SW and by S one hundred perches to another bounded tree standing by the river side and running from the said tree NE by N from the end of the former line into the woods for length NW and by W three hundred and twenty perches bounded on the North with line drawn NE by N from the end of the former line one hundred perches bounded on the East with a line drawn SE and by S till it intersepts a parrellell from the first bounded tree on the South with the said river containing and laid out for two hundred acres more or less. Together with all rights proffits bennefits thereunto belonging(Royal Mines Excepted). To have and to hold the same unto the said James Mullikin his heirs and assigns forever to be holden of us and our heirs of our mannor of Baltimore in free and common soccage by palty only for all manner of services yielding and paying therefore yearly unto us or our heirs at our receipt at St. Maries at the two most usuall feasts in the year Viz At the feast of the annuncation of the blessed Virgin Mary and at the feast of St. Michaell the Arch Angell by even and equall portions the rent of four shillings sterlin silver or gold and for a tyme upon every alienation of the said land or any part or parcell thereof one whole years rent in silver or gold or the full value thereof in such commodities as wee our heirs or such officer or officers appointed by us or our heirs from time to time to collect and receive the same shall accept in discharge thereof at the choice of us or our heirs or such officer or officers or as aforesaid provided that if the said James Mullikin his heirs or assignes shall not pay unto us or our heirs or such such officer or officers as aforesaid the said sume for a tyme before such alienation and enter the said alienation upon record either in the Provincial Court or in the county court where the said parcell of land lyeth within one month next after such alienation the said alienation shall be voyd and none effect. Given at St. Maries under our great seal of our said Province of Maryland this fourteenth day of August in the [Folio 49 begins] four and thirtieth year of our dominion over our said Province of Maryland anno domini one thousand six hundred and sixty five. Witness our dear Son and heir Charles Calvert Esq. our LT. General of our said Province of Maryland. Rent=4 shillings.

Abstracts of Land Patent Records for the State of Maryland:
Transcript 3, SR7343 Liber B,Folio335,Page 244 on Microfilm-Caveat for 150 acres of land is granted to John Dammarell adjoining to the land of John Bagleys above mentioned. Caveat for 200 acres of land is granted unto John Bagley or Bagbey upon the northern side of a creeke adjoining to the land of Thomas Thomas where the Indians now dwell being in liew of 200 acres of land formerly taken up by the said Bagley upon the lower side and adjoining to the mouth of the Hunting Creeke. Provincial Court-Patuxent-10 Mar 1656.

Liber B,Folio 337,Page 247 on Microfilm-John Dammarell sworn and examined in open court saith that the last October was a twelve month at a Provincial Court Capt. Johnson desired the said depont to kill a steer for him and that James Wilson and John Boone went with the deponent and showed him a broad horned steer of a brown color with a mealy nose about the age of 3 years or 4 and farther saith not. John Dammarell. Provincial Court-Patuxent-10 Mar 1656.

Liber B,Page 405 on Microfilm-Whereas Mary Dammarell hath petitioned this court for some speedy course for her safety may be taken for the settlement of the Estate of her husband late deceased and to discharge herself from the sundry engagements wherewith the said Estate is burthoned, the court doth order that the said Mary Dammarell do cause the said Estate to be justly appraised and to bring in a just and true inventory thereof at the next court to be holden in March next and Mr. Richard Collett and Mr. George Gollding are hereby impowered and appointed to be the appraisers of the said Estate and to discharge themselves upon their oaths at the court aforesaid concerning the Estate so appraised. Provincial Court-Patuxent-Between 16 & 18 Feb 1657.

Transcript AB&H, SR7344 Liber A,F,H,&L,Page 140 on Microfilm-William Ewen demandeth six hundred acres of land for transporting himself, Ann his wife, Mary Munday, John Demall, Richard Garford and William Cox into this province this present year(1651). Warrant made for three hundred and fifty acres. Demands by inhabitants of Patuxent River-15 Jul 1651.

Transcript Q-SR7345 Liber Qo,Folio 147-Page 202 on Microfilm-James Mullekin requesteth to have his warrant renewed for one hundred acres and futhur demands one hundred and fifty acres more in right of his wife the relict and administratrix of John Damarell(alias Demall) which was for the transportation of himself and fifty by assignment from John Felton. Warrant to lay out for James Mullekin two hundred and fifty acres. 8 Oct 1658. Return 8th April next.

Transcript 4-SR7346 Liber R,Folio 67,Page 147 on Microfilm-William Dorrington demands land for the transportation of himself, Richard Bond, Margaret Reynolds, Leonard Voles and Mary Weylett now wife to James Mullikin. Assigned rights to Peter Johnson for the transportation of Bond, Reynolds and Voles. 24 Oct 1659. Patent Date 26 Oct 1659.

Transcript 6-SR7348 Liber AA,Folio 503,Page 296 on Microfilm-Came James Mullikin and enters these five rights following: Elizabeth Hollis, Lawrence Hyop, William Beale, Phillip Cockley, John Turner. Came the said James Mullikin and desires his warrant for 250 acres of land dated 8 October 1658, return 8th April next. Ensueing right be renewed with the addition of the above mentioned rights, in all 500 acres. Warrant issued for 500 acres, dated 16th April 1664, return 16th day of October next.

Transcript 7-SR7349 Liber CC,Folio 544,Page 498 on Microfilm-Came Thomas Williams and demands land for the transportation of John Cropley, John River, William Thompson, Thomas Smith, Robert Brown, John Elder, James Mullikin, Thomas Weeds, John Harvey, Thomas Shipsy, William Shipp, William Eding, brough, all come over in the year one thousand six hundred and sixty. Warrant for six hundred acres dated twelfth January one thousand six hundred sixty four. Return twelfth next. Jan xii 1664.

Transcript 8-SR 7350 Liber DD, folio 46 & 47, Page 37 & 38 on Microfilm-Patent issued to James Mullikin on 14 Aug 1665. Mullikin's Orchard-300 acres on the Transquaking River on the Eastern Shore.

Liber DD, folio 47 & 48, Page 38 & 39 on Microfilm-Patent issued to James Mullikin on 14 Aug 1665. Mullikin's Greene-200 acres on the Transquaking River on the Eastern Shore.

Transcript 12-SR7354 Liber HH,Page 360 on Microfilm-Know all men by these presents that I Mary Mullican the wife of the deceased James Mullican do here assign the full right and title of headrights and warrant granted to Henry Ferrill unto Francis Gunby with the consent of James Williams my now living husband as witness our hands this 10th of July MDCLXVIII(1668). Signed by Mary Williams and James Williams(W=his mark).

Proceedings of the Provincial Court of Maryland
Microfilm Roll M2753-1658 to 1662
Court held at Patuxent

Page 34 on film-17 Feb 1657/1658-Reference is granted between James Mullekin plaintiff and Mr. Henry Coursey defendent until March next.

Page 35 on film-17 Feb 1657/1658-Mary Dammarell petitioned court for settlement of her husband estate, deceased.

Court held at St. Leonards in Calvert County

Page 65 & 66 on film-27 April 1658-An appraysmt uppon the Estate of John Demall made by John Holfehead and George Gouldsmith, as followeth. By one bed tick of canuas and one poore rugge and bolster ticking and a payre of blanketts-180, By one small chest and a box-180, By one old coate, wascoate and drawers-020, By some bookes, some old pewter, two woodden dishes, one anchor, a small runlett, some beads and a tub- 050, By one old gowne and petticoate, an old wascoate and some other old raggs-150, By one hatt-050, By a case and some linnen-050, By a bill due from Mr. Meese-150, By a cannow-100, Total=860

These things appraysed by us above mentioned this 18th March 1657 as wittnes our hands. John Halfhead George Gouldsmith

Debts due to John Dernall From Mr. Stockley-30+ Tob From George Newman-50 From Abdelon Martin-55 From Ismael Wright-two empty hogsheads Allso some hoopes, and headding att Ismael Wrights Some timber at Abdelon Martins Poynt(Point)

Mary the relict of John Dernell, brought this appraysmt and Inventory into the Court, desyring to be discharged from it. And allso tht the Creditor might take the Estate, of her deceased husband, and distributing it amongst them, might pay themselves soe far as it would amount. And Mr. Richard Preston cheife and greatest Credr(Creditor) came and declared in open court that he freely forgave the poor widow, what is due to himselfe from the deceased. And proclamation being made for the other Credes(Creditors) to enter and make their demands. Willm Berry one of the Credes demanded fowre hundred and seaventy pownds of Tob. out of sd Estate. And certaine coopers timber att Abdalon Martins poynt, belonging to the deceased is allowed him in satisfaction of his sayd demand. The other credes came into court, allso, and willingly forgave all their debts. And the relict is there uppon by order of this court discharged from all claimes and debts touching that her Estate.

Page 69 on film-28 April 1658-Uppon the Petn(Petition) of James Mullekin plf(Plaintiff) agst Henry Coursey deft(defendent); the defts attorney John Coursey, not having notice or knowledge concerning this cause, desyres a respite till next Court which was graunted.

Page 84 on film-30 April 1658-John Odber aged 36 years or thereabouts, sworne 28th Aprill 1658 sayth that about October last was twelvemonth he this depon't heard Mr. Rich Harris condition and agree wth James Mullikin, that if hee the sd James would seate his plantation, wth some servants, tht hee the sd Harris would place wth him to helpe build and clear the sd plantation, the crop being finished hee the sd Mr. Harris did promise to give him three months worke with an able hand, for his winters worke, and futher hee cannot depose. Jurat Corae Ed: Scott

Page 98 on film-18 June 1658-Sub poena to the Sheriffe of the County of Calvert, to warne Thomas Brampson to be att the next Prov. Ct. to bee held 8 Sep next to testify his knowledge in a cause depending betwixt James Mullekin and Henry Coursey, Gentn (wch cause was respited the last Prov. Ct.) att the request of the sd Mullekin.

Page 150 on film-6 October 1658-James Mullekin served on Jury.

Page 151 on film-6 October 1658-Uppon the petn(petition) of the plf(plaintiff) for three months worke in clearing of ground wch being by the oath of Capt. John Odbur, it is thereuppon ordered tht the deft(defendent) satisfy the plf three months worke, with an able hand, according to his demmand, with one hund'd and thirty pownds of Tob. besides court charges.

Page 156 on film-6 October 1658-James Mullekin came into court and doth acquitt and release Mr. Henry Coursey from all orders of Court formerly had or obtwyned agst him the sd Coursey, Mr. Coursey paying the Court charges.

1. Will; 18 Aug 1666; Patuxent River, Calvert County, Maryland.

2. Probate; 16 Oct 1667; Calvert County, Maryland.

3. Immigration; Bef 17 Feb 1657; Calvert County, Maryland.

James married Mary Dammarell before 8 Oct 1658 in Calvert County, Maryland. Other names for Mary were Mary Demall, and Mary Weylett.

1. Deed of Gift; 28 Oct 1667; Patuxent River, Calvert County, Maryland. Mary gave 300 Acres of land on the Transquaking River on the Eastern Shore of Maryland to her son James Mullikin and 200 Acres of land on the Transquaking River on the Eastern Shore of Maryland to John Demall her son by her deceased husband John Demall. Mary also gave six cows and the female increase to her three children viz James, Mary, and Elizabeth Mullikin.

2. Assignment of Land Patent; 28 Oct 1667; Calvert County, Maryland. Assignment of" Mullikin's Greene" Land Patent containing 200 Acres to John Demall. Entered on record 28 Oct 1667.

3. Assignment of Land Patent; 28 Oct 1667; Calvert County, Maryland. Assignment of "Mullikin's Orchard" Land Patent containing 300 Acres to James Mullikin on 28 Oct 1667. Entered on record on 28 Oct 1667.


Their children were:

+ 2 M    i. James Mullikin II was born about 1663 in Calvert County, Maryland 2,3 and died before 22 May 1718 in Prince Georges County, Maryland 4.
   3 F    ii. Mary Mullikin was born before 16 Oct 1667 in Calvert County, Maryland.
   4 F    iii. Elizabeth Mullikin was born before 16 Oct 1667 in Calvert County, Maryland.

Elizabeth married Richard Hartrup.


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2. James Mullikin II was born about 1663 in Calvert County, Maryland 2,3 and died before 22 May 1718 in Prince Georges County, Maryland 4.

Inventory of Estate of James Mullikin II-Prince Georges County, Maryland-Liber 2, Folio 212, 22 May 1718
A true and perfect Inventory of all and singular ye Goods and Chattles of James Mullikin, Gentleman, late of Prince Georges County Deced taken and appraised upon Oath by us Abra. Clarke and Ralph Crabb appraisers thereunto authorized and appointed soe far forth as came to our sight and knowledge this 22nd day of May 1718.
Imps 14 Shoats 1/12/8 Barrows 8. 5 Sows 1/5 Gelts 15/ a stear 2/ 9/12
2 small stears 2/16 2 bulls 10/ 2 cows and calves 5/ 3 heiffers 3/ 11/6
1 cow and year 2/10 and old horse 1/10 old iron 2/ 4/2
1 old feather bed bolster pillows rugg and blankett 2/
1 servant woman named Sarah Boswell 10/ an old brass kettle /5 10/5
33: of pewter 16/6 an iron kettle 2/ an iron pott and hooks 5/ 1/3/6
1 old frying pan /1 a pr pott racks /3 a case and 8 bottles /6 10/
115 3/4 of bacon 1/18/11 9 1/2 beef 1/6 hogs lard 2/6 2/2/11
3 barrl Indian Corne 1/5 1/2 bush beans 1/6 1/2 bush salt 1/6 01/8
1 old saddle 3 sickles an old chest and wooden l... 14/
The deceaseds cropp Tobacco at 3997 at 15 29/19/7
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73/3/0
The above appraisement made by us the day and year above written. Witness our hands and seales. Abra. Clarke(Seale) Ralph Crabb(Seale)
Apprd by: J. Moredock Cr. D. Ariarle
Appd for: James Mullikin, Luke Barnard, Relai

Account of Estate of James Mullikin II- Prince Georges County, Maryland-Liber 2, Folio 350, 10 Oct 1719
The account of Robert Tyler admr of all and singular the Goods Chattels, and Creditts of Jas Mullikin late of Prince Georges County deceased. The paid account charges hereafter of all and singular the goods, chattels, and creditts of the deced amounting as Inventory ...... into thr P.... Office amounting to the sume of 73/3 and humbly craves allowance of the following payments and disbursements Viz-
Off 106 o pd. Benjamin Tasker and W. Bladin, Esq. for the County Gen. Offices 320
Off 106 o pd. Doctr Hapburn .. .. for letters of administration on the deceased 150
Off 105 o pd. Jas Baldwin for stripping and packing the Deced Cropp as received this amount by Oath appr: Attest under the Deced sonns hand 1070
Off 107 o tob at 15% cwt is 8/6
Off cash pd. on Acct. of the deced to Richard Duckett for drawing the Inventory and other Accounts of the deced as received. This account on Oath app. 13/6
Off Cash pd. for drawing this Acct. 9/
Off Cash allowed Jas Mullikin for his trouble and expences in burying the deced. 3/
Off Cash due this Acct. for Rhd and for stripping the deced cropp as 2/3
Off 33/12/8 said cost of a decree obtained agst the deced on bahalf of the Crown by Maurice Burchfield Esq. and pd. by this account his giving bond to Thomas Macnemara and Richard Burchfield for the parment thereof and was by them excepted in discharge thereof and by ye decree and cost under hand and seale Appr. ______
Currency is................ 59/13/6
Ad. at 10% cost for 59/13/6 5/19/4
_______
65/12/10
October 10th 1719. The foregoing accountant makes Oath that the foregoing account is just and true and after examination is past by----.
Thomas Bordley, County Gen.

Additional Account of James Mullikin II- Prince Georges County, Maryland-Liber 3, Folio 55b, 4 July 1720
Payments to Thomas Bordley, Esq. and Maurice Birchfield 7/10/2
Administrator-Robert Tyler

Land Records-James Mullikin II
Dorchester County Court(Land Records),Microfilm Roll MSA C710,Volume Old No. 5, Pages 60a-61b. This Indenture made the twelveth day of January in the sixth year of their Majesties King William and Queen Marys Reigns over England Scotland France and Ireland Anno Domini Sixteen hundred ninety four between James Mullikin of Calvert County in the Province of Maryland planter of the one part and Thomas Atthow of Dorchester on the Eastern Shore on the Eastern Shore of the Province of Maryland of the other part Wittnesseth that the sayd James Mullikin for and in consideration of a tract of land called Mullikins Chance lying and being on the Northside of the western branch of Patuxent River in the Province aforesaid the butts and whereof are now at large set forth in another Conveyance bearing date ______it being layd out for three hundred acres be it more or less the receipt whereof the sayd James Mullikin doth hereby acknowledge it recd and thereof and every part and parcell thereof doth freely acquitt and discharge the sayd Thomas Atthow his heirs executors administrators forever by these presents Hath given granted aliened bargained sold released and confirmed and by these presents doth freely and absolutely give grant aliene bargain sold release and confirm unto the sayd Thomas Atthow his heirs and assigns forever two tracts of land one of which called or going by the name of Mullikins Orchard lying on the East side of Chesepeake Bay in the River Transquaking on the West side of sayd River Beginning for breadth at a branch called Mullikins Branch running down the River from the sayd Branch SSW one hundred and fifty perches to a marked hickory standing near the River side and running from the sayd hickory into the woods for length WNW three hundred and twenty perches bounded on the North with a line drawn NNE one hundred and fifty perches bounded on the East with a line drawn ESE from the former line for the length of three hundred and twenty perches till it intersects a parallel drawn from the first branch being the bounds on the sayd River containing and now layed out for Three Hundred Acres more or less the other tract of land called Mullikins Green lying and being on the East side of Chesapeake Bay in the Transquaking River the Western branch of the sayd River beginning for breadth at a marked Oak standing by a marsh and running down the River SW and by S one hundred perches to another bounded tree standing by the River side and running from the sayd tree into the woods for length NW and by W three hundred and twenty perches bounded on the North with a line drawn NE and by N from the end of the former line one hundred perches bounded on the East with a line drawn SE and by S till it intersects a parallel from the first bounded tree bounded on the South with the sayd River containing and layed out for two hundred acres more or less together with all its rights members and appertainances and also all Patent Deeds Evidences touching or concerning the same To Have and to Hold both parcells of land unto the sayd Thomas Atthow his heirs assigns and to the sole and only proper use and behalf of the sayd Thomas Atthow his heirs and assigns forever against him the sayd James Mullikin his heirs and assigns and against all and every other person or persons whatsoever claiming by from every___ him the sayd James Mullikin his heirs executors administrators shall and with warrant and forever defend by these presents against the sayd James Mullikin for his heirs executors administrators doth covenant and grant to and with the sayd Thomas Atthow his heirs and assigns that he the sayd Thomas Atthow his heirs executors administrators shall and and sufficiently from time to time and at all times be kept harmless by the sayd James Mullikin his heirs executors administrators of and from all mannor of form or grants and bargains leases joyntors dowers title of dower whatsoever had done made or committed by the sayd James Mullikin touching or concerning the premises the Rents and Services which from time to time hence forth for or in respect of the premises shall grow due and payable to the chiefs Lord or Lords of the ___ or ___ of the premises excepted and ___ prised and further the sayd James Mullikin doth for himself his heirs executors administrators and assigns promise and agree that they shall and will from time to time and at all times during the space of seven years next ensueing the date of these presents at and upon the request and the cost and the cost and charges of the law of the sayd Thomas Atthow his heirs and assigns make doe for form acknowledge all and every further law full and reasonable act or acts thing or things assurance and assurances and other coveyance in the law whatsoever for the further better and ___more perfect assurance unto the sayd Thomas Atthow his heirs and assigns from the sayd James Mullikin and his heirs forever and whereas there is in quality in the number of acres of land the sayd Thomas Atthow to obligate himself his heirs and assigns to deliver to James Mullikin his heirs and assigns five hundred weight of Pork to be delivered at Col. Ninian Bealls landing in the Western branch of Patuxent River at or upon the tenth day of November next insueing the date of these presents which will be in the year of our Lord God one thousand six hundred ninety and five in Witness whereof the sayd James Mullikin have here unto sett his hand and seale the day and year above written.

James Mullikin Seal
his M marke
Jane Mullikin Seal
her I marke

Signed sealed and delivered in the presence of us Thomas Greenfield, Edward Willett, John Roads, Jona. Willson.

Maryland the twelveth day of January came before us Jane Mullikin the wife of the within named James Mullikin and being privately and out of the hearing of her sayd husband by us examined doth acknowledge that without any constraint of her husband of fear or threat but freely and volunterily and of her owne accord gave up her release to the within Thomas Atthow all her right title and jurrost claime or demand which she now hath or hereafter may have by any wayes whatsoever in and to the sayd land. Examined before us. Thomas Greenfield Edward Willett

June 4th, 1695-There came into open court John Keene the lawfull Attorney of the within named James Mullikin and Jane his wife and did acknowledge to the within named Thomas Atthow the within written bargain of sale according to the true intent and meaning thereof. Hu. Eccleston, Clke.
Know all men by these presents that I James Mullikin of Calvert County in the Province of Maryland planter and Jane my wife have made or ordained constituted and appointed and by these presents doe make ordain constitute and appoint John Keene of Dorchester County in the Province afores'd acknowledge and make over in open court in Dorchester County afores'd one deed or conveyance of two tracts of land lying in the county afores'd whereunto we have already sealed bearing date with these presents made between us the s'd James Mullikin and Jane my wife of the one part and Thomas Atthow of the other part as by the said deed made at large appeares which Jndonture or Deed of the s'd two tracts of land after so acknowledged by our s'd Attorney John Keene wee doe promise by the these presents shall be our effectuall deed in law to all interests constructions and purposes as if wee the s'd James Mullikin and Jane my wife were then and their ourselves in testimony whereof wee have sett our hands and seals this twelveth day of January one thousand six hundred ninety and four and in the sixth year of their Majesty King William and Queen Maries reigne. The marke of James (M) Mullikin and the marke of Jane (I) Mullikin. Signed sealed and delivered in the presence of us Thos. Greenfield Edwd Willett
Memorandum-The within written letter of Attorney was proved in open court in the presence of Thomas Greenfield Esq. Judge of Calvert County Court. Mr. Walter Smith, Mr. Saml Holdsworth, Mr. Freeman and others of their Mar. term of court of the ___ the 20th day of March Anno Domini 1694. County ___ was thereto affirmed.
Tho. Brisco, Clerk

Prince Georges County-Liber A, Folio 94-Note and Release
Know all men by these presents that I, James Williams, of Prince Georges County in the Province of Maryland, planter, doo owe and am justly indebted unto James Mullikin of the aforesaid County and Province , planter, his heirs executors administrators or assigns in the full sum of sixteen thousand pounds of good sound merchantable tobacco in casks to be paid unto the said James Mullikin, his heirs executors administrators or assigns att or upon the tenth day of January next ensueing the date hereof to which payment well and truely to be made and done, I bind me, my heirs, executors, administrators and assigns firmly by these presents as witness my hand and seal this twenty eight day of August in the year of our Lord God one thousand six hundred ninety and seven.
The condition of this obligation is such that if the above bound on James Williams or his assigns shall and will by the last of November next ensueing the date hereof upon the reasonable request and charges of the within named James Mullikin, his heirs and assigns make over by deed of guift two hundred acres of land out of the North side of a parcell of land called Chelsey now in possession of the said Williams in manner and form following, that is to say unto James Mullikin and Jane, his wife, for their naturall lives and after their decease to Thomas second sonn of James and Jane and to his heirs lawfully to be begotten and for want of issue, to James, eldest sonn of the said James and Jane and to his heirs, and in case he hath no issue, to descend through the whole family of the said James and Jane and to their heirs forever which said lands is to be clearly acquitted and discharged or otherwise sufficiently land and kept harmless of and from all manner of form, or bargins, charges, sales, titles, incumbenances whatsoever had made, counted, or done by the said James Williams or by any person or persons whatsoever that then this obligation to be voyd or else to remain, abide and continue in full force...vested and power of... James Williams Seal
Signed, sealed, and delivered in the presence of us
Edward Willett
Richard (his mark) Chaffee

Prince Georges County, Liber A, Folio 94 & 95-Release
Know all men by the presents that I, James Mullikin, of Prince Georges County in the Province of Maryland, planter, have remised , released and forever quitt claimed and by these presents for me and my heirs or executors and administrators and every of us do clearly and absolutely remise, release, and forever quitt claime unto James Williams of the aforesaid county and province, planter, his heirs, executors, administrators, and assigns of and from all manner of actions, suits, and quarrells, debts, duties, bonds, bills, writeings, obligatory reckonings, accounts, and demands whatsoever which against the said James Williams, sonn and heir to James Williams deceased I ever have had, may have, or which I my executors or administrators or any of us at ant time hereafter or may have concernung any legacies, lands, plantations, which was given me by my father-in-law, James Williams, or by my mother, Mary Williams, wife of the above named James Williams given or bequeathed to me by my mother at or before or after marryage with the said James Williams deceased and I doo for my selfe my heirs, executors, administrators, or assigns acquitt and discharge the said James Williams his heirs and assigns that if there be any writeing or any jonture or will or wills or intailes or judgements or recognizances toughing or confirming the promisses or any part or parcel thereof I doo declaire them voyd and of none effect and doo oblidge my self, my heirs and assigns that neither of us at any time hereafter shall or may have any right or priviledge therein or from them but of and from the same shall be utterly debarred and forever excluded from the same, In Witness whereof I have hereunto sett my hand and seale this twenty eight day of August in the year of our Lord God one thousand six hundred ninety and seven. James (M) Mullikin Seale
Signed, sealed and delivered in the presence of us
Edward Willett
Richard (the mark of) Chaffee

Prince Georges County, Liber A, Folio 95, 96, & 97-Deed
This Indenture made this twenty fifth day of January in the ninth year of the Reign of our Sovereign Lord, William the Third, by Grace of God of England, Scotland, France, and Ireland, King Defender of the faith, and in the year of our Lord God one thousand six hundred ninty and seven, Between James Williams of Prince Georges County in the Province of Maryland, planter, of the one part and James Mullikin of the County and Province aforesaid, planter, and Jane, his wife, of the other part, Wittnesseth that I, the said James Williams, for and in consideration of the love and affection I have and bear unto the said James Mullikin and Jane, his wife, and to their children and also for and in consideration of the full and just sum of one thousand pounds of tobacco by the said James Mullikin unto me the said James Williams paid at and before the ensealing and delivery of these presents and also for divers other good causes and considerations and hereunto especially meaning doo give, grant, bargin, sell, transfer, enfeoff, and confirm the said parcel of land and premisses hereafter in these presents mentioned and expressed and that the said James Mullikin and Jane his wife and their heirs shall stand seized of the premisses hereafter in these presents mentioned and expressed to the several uses intents and purposes hereafter in or by these presents sett forth limited mentioned or expressed according to the true meaning of these presents and to no other use intents and purposes whatsoever, that is to say all that parcell of land called James Guift being part of a tract of land called Chelsey in the bounds and occupation of the said James Williams, Beginning at a bounded popular the Northeast bounded tree of the said land called Chelsey and running thence West for the length of one hundred and seventy nine perches to a bounded hickory standing in the line West line of the said Chelsey and thence running South for one hundred seventy nine one half perches to a bounded red oak thence East for one hundred and seaventy nine one half perches to a bounded hichory standing in the North line of the said land called Chelsey and thence North with the said line to the first bounded popular called Jameses Guift and containing two hundred acres be the land more or less with all edifices, yards, gardens, orchards, houses, out houses, woods, underwood, timber and timber trees with appurtenances and premisses unto the said parcel of land called Jameses Guift and containing two hundred acres aforesaid belonging and appurtaining, To Have And To Hold, the said parcell of land and premises with the appurtenances to the use of the said James Mullikin and Jane, his wife, for and during the terme of their natural lives and the longer lives of them and after the decease of the same James Mullikin and Jane, his wife, to the use of Thomas Mullikin, the second sonn of the said James Mullikin and Jane his wife and of the heirs of his body lawfully begotten and for default of such issue then to the use of James Mullikin the eldest sonn of the said James Mullikin and Jane his wife and of the heirs of his body lawfully begotten and for default of such issue to the use of the heirs of the said James Mullikin and Jane, his wife, forever and the said James Williams, for himself, his heirs, executors, and administrators doth covenent, promise and grant to and with the said James Mullikin and Jane his wife and to and with the said Thomas and James , the two sonnes of the said James and Jane his wife and to and with the heirs of the said James and Jane his wife in manner and form following, that is to say that James Williams in now the .....lone and perfect, sole and lawful owner of all and singular the premises in fee and that he, the said James Williams, now at the time of ensealing and delivery of these presents is lawfully, surely, solely, and indefeazably seized in fee to the use of himself, his heirs and assigns forever and to none other use and that the said James Williams now hath full power, good right and lawful authority to give, grant, bargin, sell, and assure the premisses and every part and parcel thereof with their appurtenances to the use of the said James Mullikin and Jane, his wife, for and during the terme of their lives and the longer lives of them and after the decease of the said James Mullikin and Jane his wife to be use of Thomas Mullikin, the second sonn of the said James Mullikin and Jane his wife and of the heirs of his body lawfully begotten and for default of such issue to the use of James Mullikin the eldest sonn of the said James Mullikin and Jane his wife and of the heirs of his body lawfully begotten and for default of such issue to the use of the heirs of the said James Mullikin and Jane his wife forever in manner as aforesaid and further that the said land and ......the premisses with their appurtenances and every part and parcel thereof now are and at the time of the makeing and executeing of the said estate to be made as aforesaid shall bee and from timr to time and all times hereafter shall and may stand, abide, remain, and continue to the uses of the several persons as before mentioned and expressed freely and clearly discharged exonerated and acquitted and otherwise by the said James Mullikin, his heirs, executors or assigns defended, saved, and kept harmless of and from all and every form or bargins, sales, guifts, grants, estates, uses, conditions, statutes, merchants, and stattutes of the staple recognizances, comdemnations, judgements, executions, annuities, fees, joynyures, dowers, fines, issues, amercements, and of and from all and every other person, titles, charges, and incumbonances whatsoever the rents and ..... which from hence forth shall grow due and payable to the Chief Lord or Lords of this fee in the premises only (excepted and foreprized) and furthermore the said James Mullikin for himself, his heirs, executors, administrators or assigns doth covenent promise and grant to and with the aforesaid several persons, their heirs and that they and every of them shall from to time and all times henceforth forever hereafter lawfully, peaceably, and quietly have, hold, possess, inherit, and enjoy all the aforesaid parcell of land and premisses with the appurtenances to the uses aforesaid in manner and form before expressed without any loss, resistance, disturbance, and interruption of the said James Williams, his heirs, and assigns and without any manner of lawfull loss, resistance, molestation, eviction, expultion, recovery, or interruption of any other person or persons, whatsoever and further the said James Williams for himself and his heirs and assigns do covenent, promise and grant to and with the aforesaid James Mullikin and Jane his wife and to and with the said Thomas Mullikin and his heirs and to and with the said James Mullikin the eldest son of the said James Mullikin and Jane his wife and his heirs and to and with the heirs of the said James Mullikin and Jane his wife that the aforesaid parcel of land and premisses with the appurtenances from him the said James Williams and of and from all manner of other person or persons whatsoever will forever hereafter defend and warrant the land according to the true intent and meaning of these presents mentioned and expressed and moreover that he the said James Williams, his heirs and assigns shall forever hereafter at the reasonable request and at the proper cost and charges in the law of the aforesaid James Mullikin and Jane his wife or of the said Thomas Mullikin and his heirs or of the said James Mullikin, the eldest sonn of the said James Mullikin and Jane his wife and his heirs or of the heirs of the said James Mullikin and Jane his wife make, doo acknowledge, long suffer, and execute and cause and procure to be made done acknowledged, longed suffered, and executed unto the aforesaid several persons and their heirs all and every such further lawfull and reasonableact and acts, thing and things, deed, ...., grant, release, conveyance and assurances in the law whatsoever for the futher and better more perfect and absolute granting, conveying, and assureing of the said parcel of land and premisses above, herein, and hereby demissed, granted, bargined, and sould with their appurtenances and every part and parcel thereof to and for the use and uses of the before mentioned several persons and to their heirs according to the true intent and meaning of these presents, In Witness whereof the parties first above named to the presents have interchangeably sett their hands and seals the day and yearfirst above written. Anno Domini 1697.
Endorsed on the Lable James Williams Seale
On the back of the before written deed was written these endorsements following, Viz: Signed, Sealed and Delivered in the presence of us
William Harbert
Josh Cecell

Memorandum January the 25th 1697
Then came before us two of his Majesties Justices of the Peace for Prince Georges County, the within named James Williams, and acknowledged the within written deed to be his act and deed and the land and premisses within mentioned to be the right of the several persons within mentioned to the uses within mentioned according to the true intent and meaning thereof, In Testimony whereof wee have hereunto sett our hands the day and year first above written.
Wm Barton
Jno Wightt

The before written bond, release, and deed of land was entered upon the records the twentyeight day of January Anno Domini 1697. Josh Cecell Clk.

Prince Georges County, Liber C, Folio 65a & 66-Deed
This Indenture made ye tenth day of April in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and three between James Mullikin of Prince Georges County in the Province of Maryland, planter, and Jane, his wife, of the one part and Thomas Lemar of the same county and province aforesaid, plantor, of the other part, Witnesseth ye said James and Jane as well for and in consideration of the sum of ninety pounds Sterling, money of England, to them in hand paid at and before the ensealeing and delivery of these presents as allso for divers other good causes and considerations them hereunto more especially mooveing have given, granted, bargained, sold, assigned, transferred, enfeoffed and confirmed and do by these presents clearly and absolutely alien, bargin, sell, assign, transfer, enfeoff and confirm unto ye said Thomas Lemarr, his heirs and assigns forever all that parcell of land called Thrice Bought, being formerly called Mullikins Choice, being part of eight hundred acres formerly surveyed for Coll. Ninean Beall called Majors Lott lying situate in Prince Georges County, formerly Calvert County, in ye freshes of Patuxent River and in the fork of the Western Branch and beginning at a bounded oak sappling and running South one hundred perches to a bounded red oak at ye end of the ENE line of Major Lott and with ye said line WSW one hundred and sixty perches to a stake putt up at ye end of the said line and thence North one hundred perches to a pole putt up in a piece of cleared ground, thence with a straight line to ye first bounded tree, containing and laid out for one hundred acres more or less together with all dwelling houses, ......, tennaments, buildings, barns, stables, gardens, orchards, out houses, profitts, commodities, advantages, and appurtenances to ye land belonging or in any wise appurtaining and all writeings, deeds, pattents, and evidences touching the land or any part thereof, To Have And To Hold ye aforesaid parcell of land and all and singular premisses together with the appurtenances to him and his heirs to the only propper use and behoofe of the said Thomas Lemarr, his heirs and assigns forever, and the said James Mullikin and Jane, his wife, doo hereby covenant, promise and agree to with the said Thomas Lemarr, his heirs and assigns and every of them by these presents that they the said James and Jane at ye time of ensealeing and delivery of these presents are seized in their de.... as of fee of and in the above mentioned to be bargained premisses together with ye appurtenances of a good sure indefeasible effort of inheritance in fee simple free and discharged of all incumberances whatsoever and are the true and perfect owners thereof and have in themselves full power right and lawfull authority to grant, bargain, sell, assign, and make over the aforesaid parcell of land and all and singular the premisses together with the appurtenances to the said Thomas Lemarr, his heirs and assigns forever and the said James Mullikin and Jane, his wife, their heirs, executors, and administrators ye aforesaid parcell of land and all and singular the premisses together with ye appurtenances for ye said Thomas Lemarr, his heirs and assigns shall and will warrant and forever defend by these presents in Witness whereof the parties above mentioned to these presents indenture have interchangably sett their hands and seals the day and year above written.
James (M) Mullikin
Jane (I) Mullikin

Signed, Sealed, and delivered in the presence of
Josiah Willson
....(his mark) Moor

On ye back of the before written deed were these endorcements, Viz:
Memorandum the 10th day of Aprill in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and three came before us, William Hutchison and Robert Tyler, two of her Majesties Justices for Prince Georges County, the within named James Mullikin and Jane his wife and did acknowledge their right and title of and to ye within mentioned parcell of land and all singular the premisses together with ye appurtenances to be the right and title of the within named Thomas Lemarr, his heirs and assigns forever and ye said Jane, being by us secrettly examined did acknowledge her consent to be voluntary without fear or threat of her husband.
Acknowledged before us
William Hutchison
Robert Tylor

Aprill the 10th 1703 These recds of Thomas Lemarr four shillings being in full for allination of the within deed for ye use and order of
James Heath
Josiah Willson

1. Probate; 22 May 1718; Prince Georges County, Maryland 4,5,6. Inventory of Estate taken on this date.

2. Probate; 10 Oct 1719; Prince Georges County, Maryland. Accounts of Estate-Administrator-Robert Tyler. f65.12.10 in payments made.

3. Probate; 4 Jul 1720; Prince Georges County, Maryland. Additional Accounts of Estate-Administrator-Robert Tyler-f7.10.2 in payments made.

James married Jane Prather.


Their children were:

   5 M    i. James Mullikin III was born about 1681 in Calvert County, Maryland and died before 25 Apr 1740 in Prince Georges County, Maryland.

1. Will; 4 Mar 1739; Prince Georges County, Maryland.

2. Probate; 25 Apr 1740; Prince Georges County, Maryland.

James married Charity Belt about 1707.

   6 M    ii. Thomas Mullikin was born about 1682 in Calvert County, Maryland and died before 23 Nov 1748 in Prince Georges County, Maryland.

1. Will; 15 Jul 1745; Prince Georges County, Maryland.

2. Probate; 23 Nov 1748; Prince Georges County, Maryland.

Thomas married Elizabeth Wilson on 25 Oct 1714 in Prince Georges County, Maryland 7.

   7 M    iii. John Mullikin was born about 1683 in Calvert County, Maryland.

John married Katherine Lewis.

   8 F    iv. Mary Mullikin was born about 1685 in Calvert County, Maryland.

Mary married John Bowie in Dec 1709.

   9 F    v. Jane Mullikin was born about 1687 in Calvert County, Maryland.
   10 F    vi. Eleanor Mullikin was born about 1692 in Calvert County, Maryland.
   11 M    vii. William Mullikin was born about 1698 in Princes Georges County, Maryland.

William married Margaret Turner on 6 Jun 1727 in Prince Georges County, Maryland 8. (Margaret Turner was born on 4 Mar 1699.)


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