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John SPEAKE

Male Abt 1665 - Bef 1732  (~ 66 years)


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  • Name John SPEAKE 
    Born Abt 1665 
    Gender Male 
    AFN JDX1-VV 
    Occupation Innholder 
    Will 4 Dec 1731  Charles County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died Bef 1 Jan 1732  Charles County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Probate 1 Jan 1732  Charles County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • (1) Jourdan, Elise Greenup, Early Families of Southern Maryland, Vol. 4, Westminster, MD: Family Line Publications, 1995, pp. 37-38:

      John Speake, b. ca 1665, age 54 in 1719, 55 in 1719, 62 in 1727 . . . , age 66 in 1729 . . . ; d. 1731; innholder; m/1 Winifred Wheeler, b. Mar 1663 . . . ; d/o John Wheeler, Gent.; m/2 Mary Goodrick, b. 13 Mar 1673 . . . ; age 70 Nov 1745; d/o Robert Goodrick . . . ; d. 1746; widow of James Semmes, b. 1670 . . . ; d. 1727/8; . . . ; children from his will: . . .

      [1] John Speake . . .

      [2] Richard Speake . . .

      [3] Thomas Speake . . .

      [4] Jane Speake . . .

      [5] James Speake

      10 Nov 1685; Indenture from John Wheeler, Gent., to John Speake; for a quantity of Tobacco and love of his natural dau. Winnifred; a parcel of land called Plymouth; containing 350 acres; near fresh of Piscattaway; /s/ John Wheeler (mark). . . .

      22 Mar 1719; Recorded at request of John Speake, innholder:

      12 Oct 1719; Indenture from John Clark, planter, to John Speak; for yearly rent; a parcel called Coates Retirement on Portobacco Creek; /s/ John Clarke; wit. James Rusell (mark), Robt. Hanson; 12 Mar 719 ack. by John Clark. . . .

      9 Mar 1725; John Speake, Sr., innholder of Chandler Town, and Winifred his wife, conveyed two lots in Chandler Town. . . .

      20 Apr 1730; John Speake, innholder, and Mary his wife conveyed 383 acres, part of The Reserve. . . .

      Will of JOHN SPEAKE, innholder, Charles Co.; written 4 Dec 1731; probate 1 Jan 1731[/2:]

      To wife Mary, extx., lot and dwelling houses in Charles Town, co. afsd., during life; at her decease to grandson John, son of Thomas Speake; and personalty, including some left her by her former husband James Semmes. . . .

      To sons John, Richard and Thomas and dau. Jane, wife of Edward Maddocke, personalty, and residue of estate equally. . . .

      Test: Francis Ware, Allon Hewton, Robert Hanson. . . .

      John Spake, [sic] Charles Co.; ??165.13.6; 20 May 1732; nok: Thomas Speake, Edward Maddock; exs. John Speake, Richard Speake . . . ; list of debts. . . .

      12 Jun 1745; Mary Speake, widow of John Speake; leased lot in Charles Town. . . .
    Person ID I15972  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 26 Sep 2018 

    Father Thomas SPEAKE,   b. Bef 1 Jan 1634, Downham, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 6 Aug 1681, St. Mary's County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 47 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth BOWLING,   b. Bef 26 Jun 1635, Chorley, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Bef 1663 
    Family ID F7135  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Winifred WHEELER,   b. Mar 1663, Charles County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 20 Apr 1730, Charles County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Married Bef 10 Nov 1685  Charles County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Richard SPEAKE,   b. 1698, Charles County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 30 May 1749, Charles County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 51 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 26 Sep 2018 14:55:00 
    Family ID F7136  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary GOODRICK,   b. 13 Mar 1673, Charles County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 31 Oct 1746, Charles County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 73 years) 
    Married Aft 10 Jun 1729  Charles County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 26 Sep 2018 14:55:00 
    Family ID F7137  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart