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John Cross (1682 - 1764)

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John Cross
Born in Baltimore, Baltimore, Marylandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Brother of [half], [half], [half], [half], [half] and [half]
Husband of — married in Baltimore, Baltimore County, Marylandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Baltimore, Baltimore, Marylandmap
Profile last modified | Created 30 Dec 2010
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Biography

This biography was auto-generated by a GEDCOM import.[1] It's a rough draft and needs to be edited.

This person was created through the import of Shortened files.ged on 30 December 2010. The following data was included in the gedcom. You may wish to edit it for readability.

Birth

Birth:
Date: 1682
Place: Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Birth:
Date: 1700
Place: Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Birth:
Date: 1700
Place: Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Found multiple copies of BIRT DATE. Using 1682

Birth

Birth:
Date: ABT 1689
Place: Baltimore Co MD

Removed ABT from Birth Date and marked as uncertain.

Note

Note: @N5143@
@N5143@ NOTE
Ancestor of Laura Lutz Ray.
Will probated 22 Aug 1764, Probated In Baltimore Co MD Book 32 277. Proved-Baltimore Co Maryland.
John owned a parcel of land called " Cross Park," along with 50 acres of " Wheeler" land. In 1751 John granted "Cross Park" to his own son John. In 1751 he conveyed "Cross Park" to his son John.
"Cross' Chance" 19 Aug. 1754: John Wheeler and John Cross deeded to Abraham Raven 50 acres "Wheelers Beginning," surveyed 7 Oct 1716; also 50 acres "Cross Chance," surveyed 6 Feb 1743; John Wheeler's wife Elizabeth and John Cross's wife Dinah cons. ( TR#D: 408). 1 June 1753: Robert Cross of Baltimore Co, and wife Hannah conveyed 19 acres "Cross' Chance" to Richard Griffee (WG#H: 46).
Marriage 1 Mary ROBERTS b: Bef 1703
* Married: 7 Jul 1715 in St. Ann's Parish,Anne Arundel Co MD
Children
1. Joshua CROSS b: 9 Jul 1716 in Anne Arundel Co MD
Marriage 2 Dinah Lane TRACEY b: 18 Dec 1695 in Anne Arundel Co MD
* Married: 17 Sep 1726 in Baltimore Co MD
Children
1. Solomon CROSS b: 1728 in Baltimore MD
2. William CROSS b: 1730 in Baltimore Co MD
3. Ruth CROSS b: ca 1733 in Baltimore Co MD
4. Richard CROSS b: Aft 1733 in Baltimore Co MD
5. John CROSS b: ca 1736 in Baltimore Co MD
6. Benjamin CROSS b: ca 1738 in Baltimore MD
7. Asehal CROSS b: ca 1746 in Baltimore Co MD
8. Zachariah CROSS b: 1748 in Baltimore Co MD

This person was created on 10 March 2011 through the import of Adams,Fowler,Roulston,Twilla_2011-03-09.ged.

Notes

Crosse, b. 1335, Crosse Hall, England, m. Maude Sutton William Crosse, b. before 1369, Somerset, Eng. d. before 1415, m. Elinor Cotgreave William Crosse, Esq., b. before 1415, Somerset, England, m. ? Sir William Crosse, Esq. II, b. bet 1440-1450, Somerset, Eng., m. Isabel DeHolme John Cross, Esq. I, b. 1480, Somerset, Eng., m. Constance Bulter John Cross, Esq. II, b. 1500, Somerset, Eng., m. Ursula Wentworth Sir William Crosse, b. 1535, Somerset, Eng., m. Anghard Ellis Sir Robert Crosse, b. 1552, Somerset, Eng., d. 1611, Somerset, Eng., m. Olyve m. Turner William Crosse Gent I, b. c 1580 Yorkshire, Eng., d. 1679, m. Alice Simpson John Crosse, b. 1668, London, Eng., d. 1730, Baltimore Co., MD, m. ? John Cross II, b. 1689, Baltimore Co., MD, d. 1764, Balt., MD., m. Dinah Lane


John owned a parcel of land called " Cross Park ", along with 50 acres of " Wheeler" land.

In 1751 John granted " Cross Park " to his own son John.

" Cross' Chance " 19 Aug. 1754: John Wheeler and John Cross deeded to Abraham Raven 50 acres "Wheelers Beginning" , surveyed 7 Oct. 1716; also 50 acres " Cross Chance", surveye d 6 Feb. 1743; John Wheeler's wife Elizabeth and John Cross' wife Dinah were cousins. ( TR#D: 408).

1 June 1753: Robert Cross of Baltimore Co., and wife Hannah conveyed 19 acres " Cross' Chance" to Richard Griffee (WG#H: 46).

Will

In the name of God, Amen, I, John Cross of Baltimore County , in the province of Maryland, Planter, being sick in body , but in complete and perfect Memory, praised be the Lord for the same, do make and ordain this my last Will and Testiment in manner and form following that is to say, first and principally I commend my Soul to Almighty God my Creator in hopes of receiving full pardon and remission of all my sins and be saved by the Merits and precious Death of my Blessed Savior and Redeemer Jesus Christ and my Body to the Earth from whence it was taken to be Buried in decent and Christian Manner at the discretion of my beloved Wife Dinah Cross and as touching such Worldly Estate as the Lord in mercy hath Blessed me with, I do hereby give and bequeath thereof as follows. Item, I give, devise and bequeath unto my well Beloved Wife Dinah Cross, All my Lands, Goods, Chattels, and Monies and all my whole Estate during her life and after her death to be Equally divided between my Children. Vis, Solomon Cross, John Cross, Benjamin Cross, William Cross, Zachariah Cross, Richard Cross , Asel Cross, Ruth Cole and my Grandson, Abraham Cross, son of William Cross to them and their heirs forever. But in case my Wife Dinah Cross, should and do Marry again, then I will that my Son , Solomon Cross shall administer upon my Estate, and I Will that then my Wife Dinah Cross above mentioned shall be first to her thirds, and that she shall have and enjoy only and no more than the One Third part of my Estate. and I do declare this to be my last Will and Testiment. In Witness whereof I the said John Cross hereunto Sett my hand and Seal this 15 of June in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and sixty four. Signed Sealed and Acknowledged in the Presence of Viz.), John R. Rifton, Henry H. Hardister , John W. Keith. John Cross(Seal)


Death

Burial: Saint Johns Parish Churchyard 54741007 [1]

John was born in 1707. He passed away in 1764.

Sources

  1. Cross-2750 was created by Hannah Rush through the import of Rush Family Tree (1).ged on Jun 11, 2014. This comment and citation can be deleted after the biography has been edited and primary sources are included.


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On 13 Jun 2018 at 22:29 GMT Dennis Gordon wrote:

Cross-7018 and Cross-149 appear to represent the same person because: Appear to be duplicates

On 13 Feb 2016 at 16:05 GMT Katherine (Alvis) Patterson wrote:

Crosse-89 and Cross-149 do not represent the same person because: Different parents.

On 14 Jan 2016 at 14:30 GMT Brian (Phillips) Ward wrote:

Crosse-89 and Cross-149 appear to represent the same person because: probably the same person

On 1 Dec 2014 at 00:36 GMT Katherine (Alvis) Patterson wrote:

Crosse-89 and Cross-149 are not ready to be merged because: I need evidence it's the same man. Different parents.

On 25 Nov 2014 at 20:10 GMT Karen (Lowe) Tobo wrote:

Crosse-89 and Cross-149 appear to represent the same person because: same approximate dates and family members



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