NameWilliam Hunter Sr. 66911,66882,73005,73006,66894,73007,66895,73008,66900
Birthabt 166073009
Birth MemoMaryland?
Land Sold5 Aug 1723, Prince George’s County, MD66949
Land Sold MemoLamsleys located by Pigmans Branch in Piscataway, deed of gift from William Hunter to My Daughter, Mary Piles
Will Filed6 May 1728, Prince George’s County, MD73010,73011,73012
Will Filed MemoWill written
Deathbef 25 Jun 1728, Prince George’s County, MD66911,73013,73010,73014
Death Memoabt 1731? 2 tracts of land, “Hunter’s Field” and “Hunter’s Folly” inherited by his son in law, John Piles
Will Filed25 Jun 1728, Prince George’s County, MD73015,73010,73016,73012,73017
Will Filed MemoWill Probate
Will Filed5 Jul 1728, Prince George’s County, MD73018
Will Filed MemoInventory TB 1 298
Land Sold18 Mar 1730, Prince George’s County, MD66882
Land Sold Memopart of Hunters Folly, 100 ac, for 866 lbs tobacco to John Piles
OccupationPlanter66882
Misc. Notes
MSA S538-31, 1734-38 Will, Pg 425-7, Hunter William dtd 6 May 1728; probated 25 Jun 17287877
William Hunter Senr of Prince George’s County in the province of Maryland ...
To My Wife Rebecca ...
My son William Hunter & Mary my daughter, wife of John Pile
To Hunter Pile, John Pile & Mary Pile, my grandchildren the children of John Piles & Mary his wife my daughter, land known by the name of Huntersfield to be divided among them, 150 acres & the remainder to be equally divided and distributed among the other three William, John & Mary, each one third part to them and their heirs forever
One acre of the above tract of land where my first wife & four of my children are buried and where my body shall be laid shall not be sold or disposed of forever.
To my grandson Thomas Hunter one shilling
Appoint William Hunter, my son & my good Friend, Mr Zachariah Wade to be Executors of this my last will and testament....
/s/ William (his Mark) Hunter
Witnesses: Philip (his mark) Tennely, John B (His Mark) Brawnor, James Kondall
The next to the aforegoing will the following probate was thus written viz. 25 Jun 1728 Then came John Brawnor and Philip Tennely two subscribing evidencer to the within will made Oath .... /s/ Pet. Dent, D Com’y of Pr Geo County

Prince George’s County Register of Wills (Administration Bonds, Original, MSA C1147-773019
Bonds Box 7 Folder 11: Prince George’s 1728 Wm Hunter’s Exc’t, … G.P. No. 6 fol 232 Petter Dent
Wm Hunter late of this County deceased having by Last Will appointed me one of Ex but not inkling to take ye trouble upon me you may grant Lottery to ? Hunter his son his other Ex nominated as to who else you think fit who is ye would pull from. Your humble ser’t. /s/ Zack Wade, 6 Jun 1728 To Mr. Petter Dent
Maryland: Know all men by those presents and who William Hunter, John Piles, Phil Tonally and John Brawnier, are held & firmly bound unto ye right Honorable Lord proprietary of ye province of Maryland in ye full & just sum of 120 pounds sterling? money to be paid to his said Lordship …. 25 Jun of 13th year of his ? 1728.
The Condition of the above obligation is such that if ye above bound Wm Hunter & Jno Piles, Exs of ye Last Will & Testament of Wm Hunter, late of Prince George’s County deceased so make (vz camfo?) to be … /s/ Willm (his mark) Hunter, John Piles, Phil (his mark) Townsley, John (his mark) Branson; then /s/ John Smith Prather, John Evans
Research
Folio 174 William Hunter Sr. Will:13911 (married before? Other children?)
Testator leaves 1 acre of ground “where my first Wife & some of my Children are buried & where my body shall be laid shall not be sold or disposed of forever”

MD Indexes, Probate Records, Colonial, Index 1634-17778032
Name Year County
Image # 011699 Hunter, William 1729 PG Liber 10 folio 99 Accounts
Image # 011700 Hunter, William* 1729 PG Liber 10 folio 99 Accounts
Image # 011701 Hunter, William 1728 PG Box 7 folder 11 Bonds
Image # 011702 Hunter, William 1728 PG Liber 13 folio 191 Inventories
Image # 011703 Hunter, William 1728 PG Box 7 folder 41 Inventories
Image # 011706 Hunter, William 1728 PG Liber 19 folio 425 Wills
Image # 011707 Hunter, William Sr 1728 PG Box 3 folder 64 Wills

Image419 Pg404 Hunter, William & Rebecca Besse (1657, 1659?-); Marr: 17 Feb 1670, 1670/1; Barnstable/Sandwich57548 (Him?)

US & Canada, Passenger and Immigration Lists Index 1500s-1900s788 (Him? Ancestor?)
William Hunter; Arrival: 1676 MD; Source: 8510 Skordas, Gust, editor. The Early Settlers of MD: an Index to Names of Immigrants, Compiled by Records of Land Patents 1633-1680, in the Hall of Records, Annapolis, MD. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co 1968. 525p. Repr. 1986 Pg 246
William Hunter; Arrival: 1695 MD; Source: 1243 Coldham, Peter Wilson. Settlers of MD 1679-1783. Consolidated Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co, Inc. 2002 Pg 352
William Hunter; Arrival: 1708 MD; Source: 1243 Coldham, Peter Wilson. Settlers of MD 1679-1783 (same as above) Pg 352

Pg 250: 1728 Hunter, William, Sr, Prince Georges Co, 19, 42513912 (MD Hall of Records, Need to Get!)

C1720-1 Clement Hill Will prob 26Apr1708:14308 (Him? Priest?)
To Mr. William Hunter, Mr. Robert Brook and Mr. William Killick priests of the society of Jesus, to each 500 pounds of tobacco

Pg 421 Barnstable MA Marr: William Hunter & Rebecca Besse, Marr: 17 Feb? 1690?55840 (Him? Barnstable MA not Prince George’s County, MD?)

V2 Pg824of1482 Hunter, William & Rebecca Besse (1657, 1659?-); 17 Feb 1670, 1670/1; Barnstable/Sandwich (Brainerd Anc 33; Randall Anc 306, 309; Barnstable Co Prob 1:182; Pope’s Pioneers 33; Tag 26:194 (wrong); MD 6:137, 14:166; Gen Adv 3:73; Sv 1:149; Bearse (ms) 4; Reg 3:195; NYGBR 26:189)57501 (Him? MA not MD?)
Spouses
Birthca 1665
Undefined25 Jun 1728, Prince George’s County, MD73023
Undefined Memofrom husband, William Hunter Sr: Mulatto boy; all goods, chattels, household stuff, bedding & pewter for natural life or widowhood
Deathaft 25 Jun 172873024
Misc. Notes
Pg 139 Mary Hunter d/o William Hunter & 1st wife8746 (1st wife)
Research
Chap B Pg 30 Botfish, Joseph 2 (1651- ) & Elizabeth Bessey d/o Anthony; Marr: by 1674 Sandwich (GM 1:358, 1:269)73025 (Anthony Bessey her father? another marriage?)

Pt II Pg 152 James sailed late Jul & arrived end of Sep 1635 Boston: Anthony Bessey, 26; to Sandwich61258 (Her father?)

US & Canada, Passenger & Immigration Lists Index 1500s-1900s788 (Ancestor?)
Michael Baisey; Arrival: 1653 MD; Source: 8510 Skordas, Gust, editor. The Early Settlers of MD: an Index to Names of Immigrants, Compiled from Records of Land Patents, 1633-1680, in the Hall of Records, Annapolis, MD. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. 1968. 525p. Repr. 1986. Pg 18 Index from manuscript by Arthur Trader, Chief Clerk in the MD Land Commission, 1917. And see nos. 4507-4511, Land Notes.
Michael Bassey; Arrival: 1665 MD; Source: 8510 Pg 28 (same as above)
Edmond Basey; Arrival: 1670 MD; Source: 8510 Pg 28 (same as above)
Joseph Basse; Arrival: 1668 MD; Source: 8510 Pg 28 (same as above)
MarriagePrince George’s County, MD73007
Marr Memobef 1711
ChildrenWilliam (ca1680-)
 Mary Ann (~1690-<1741)
Last Modified 21 Sep 2016Created 31 Jan 2017 using Reunion 11 by Chris Dunmore