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Richard SPEAKE

Male 1698 - Bef 1749  (< 51 years)


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  • Name Richard SPEAKE 
    Born 1698  Charles County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef 30 May 1749  Charles County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Probate 30 May 1749  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. 41-42:

      Richard Speake, b. 1698, age 40 in 1738 (CCLR); d. ca 1749; m. Theodotia Wade; d. ca 1758; d/o Richard Wade; children from Richard's will: . . .

      [1] Thomas Speake . . .

      [2] John Speake . . .

      [3] Mary Speake . . .

      [4] Theadotia Speake . . .

      [5] Elizabeth Speake . . .

      [6] Winefred Speake . . .

      [7] Hezekiah Speake . . .

      [8] Richard Speake . . .

      [9] George Speake . . .

      [10] Jane/James Speake . . .

      [11] William Speake . . .

      [12] Joseph H. Speake . . .

      [13] Francis Speake

      8 Oct 1713; Cattle mark recorded at request of Richard Speake and John Speake, his father. . . .

      1 Nov 1720; Recorded at request of Richard Speake, planter:

      28 Nov 1720; Indenture from John Speake, Gent., and Winnifred his wife, to Richard Speake, s/o sd. John and Winifred; for love of their son; part of a parcel called Reserve in the woods at Chingamuxon; containing 210 acres; /s/ John Speake, Winnifred Speake (mark); wit. Thomas Stone, Gustavous Browne, Jno. Manning;
      28 Nov 1720 ack. by John Speake and his wife Winifred. . . .

      10 Sep 1729; from Richard Speake to his father John Speake; 110 acres, part of Reserve. . . .

      8 Sep 1729; Richard Speake and Theodocia his wife conveyed 103 acres of Reserve and on 25 Mar 1734 450 acres Maiden Fair. . . .

      Will of RICHARD SPEAK; [written ?]; probate 30 May 1749[:]

      To son Thomas Speake, 100 acres that I bought of my bro. John, being pt. of McKeys Park and pt. of Allonsons Foley; also the plantation whereon William Golden now liveth, being pt. of a tract called The Gift

      To son Thos., gun named Bell, bed, half my cattle up the river saving the big steare, negro man named Joseph

      To son John Speak, 3 tracts, Little Cremore (?), Hard Shift and Allinsons Seert (?), also . . .

      To dau. Mary Speak, Negro girl named Fillis and other

      To dau. Theadotia Speake, Negro boy James, and other

      To dau. Elizabeth Speak, Negro girl Peg, and other

      To dau. Winefred Speake, Negro girl Bess, and to her [other?]

      To son Hezekia Speak, Negro man Amblus, and 150 acres, pt. of Speaks Inclosure and part of Morecrafts Friendship

      To son Richard Speak, 150 acres joining to Hezekia, being part of Speaks Incloser and Morecrafts Friendship, Negro man Jack

      To son George Speake, Negro boy Henry

      To wife Theadotia Speake, 3 Negroes: Dick, Sarah and Lucey and Sam, wenches to be divided between my four children: Jane William Speak, Joseph Hanson Speak and Ffrancis Speak (This is the way it is written. The recorder probably intended "Jane Speak, William Speak" ?)

      Wife, extx.

      Wit: Theop. Swift, Wm. Winter, Isaac Kent. . . .
    Person ID I15978  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 29 Dec 2018 

    Father John SPEAKE,   b. Abt 1665,   d. Bef 1 Jan 1732, Charles County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother 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) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Bef 10 Nov 1685  Charles County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F7136  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Theodotia WADE,   d. Bef 5 May 1758, Charles County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Thomas SPEAKE,   d. Bef 1790  [natural]
    Last Modified 29 Dec 2018 19:11:43 
    Family ID F7140  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart