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Mary Carroll (Darnall)

Also Known As: "Mary Darnall Carroll"
Birthdate: (64)
Birthplace: Anne Arundel County, Province of Maryland
Death: February 5, 1742 (60-68)
Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Province of Maryland (Sister of Henry Darnell II)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Col. Henry Darnall and Eleanor Mary Brooke
Wife of Charles Carroll, The Settler
Mother of Charles (1) Carroll; Charles (2) Carroll; Henry Carroll; Eleanor (1) Carroll; Bridget Carroll and 6 others
Sister of Edward Darnall, Sr.; Anne Hill; Philip Darnall; Col. Henry Darnall; Elizabeth Digges and 2 others
Half sister of Eleanor Simpson; Hon. Colonel Thomas Brooke; Robert Brooke; Ignatius Brooke; Matthew Brooke and 3 others

Managed by: Kevin Lawrence Hanit
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About Mary Carroll

Serious confusion here between Charles Carroll's first wife, Martha Ridgely Underwood Carroll (twice widowed when she married him) and second wife Mary Darnall (widowed after she married him)

Mary and Charles Carroll had ten children, but five died in infancy and only two of the five survivors left any descendants.

Mary Darnall

Sex: F

Birth: 1678 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland

Death: FEB 1741/42 in Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland

   Darnell, Henry,, A. A. County, 28th Apr., 1711;
   17th July, 1711.
   To wife - dwelling plantation and 1/3 personalty during life.
   son-in-law Charles Carroll and hrs,, 3 tracts in Prince George's County, viz., 1726 A., "The Girl's Portion,"' 925 A., "The Outlet"' at head of Western Brack of Patuxent R. and 406 A., "The Concord," also 400 A., on Patuxent R.., purchased from Philip Gitting, having been purchased by him from Cuthbert Fenwick.
   To son-in-law Clement Hill, tracts, each of 400 A. in Prince George's Go., one on lower side of Clement Brooks' land on east side of Piscataway Branch, and the other lying below afsd. tract but separated by- land taken up by Thomas Brook; also such estate as was agreed upon between testator and Clement Hill, Sr., upon his marriage with dau. Anne.
   To son-in-law Edward Diggs and hrs., 1000 A., in Cecil County, conveyed to testator by exs. of Col. Vincent Low; also 2 tracts in Prince George's County, viz., 250 A., "Kingstone." purchased from Peter Joy., and where sd. Diggs now lives, and 125 A. adjoining,. purchased from Nathan Veitch, these tracts being given in lieu of 1000 A., " The Reserve" and 400 A., " Conveniency, " which were promised to him at his marriage with dau. Elizabeth.
   Sales Ratified.
   To Arnold Levet of 200 A., Jno. Miller 194 A., the sons of John Summers 130 A., and to Henry Calvert
   150 A., tracts in Prince George's Co
   To son-in-law Clement Brooks, 46 A., adjoining his quarter, about 2 miles from former dwelling place, "WoodYard,"
   To grandson, eld. son of son Henry (Darnall) and hrs., 200 A., "Knot's Neck," also " Burroughs" in Calvert County, 2000 A., "Land of Promise" in Balto. County, 500 A., " St. Jerom" in A. A. Co.? all that land part of "Portland Manor" where his father, testator's son Philip, lived, on east side Cabin Branch.
   To grandson Philip, young son of afsd. son Philip, and hrs., lands bequeathed his brother Henry should he die without issue, also 3 tracts in Balto. County, "The Reserve" and "Conveniency" afsd., 800 A.;, "Rich Levels" 250 A., "Portland Landing" and that part of "Portland Manor" on West side Cabin Branch where his father Philip lived. Should son Philip die without issue, his brother Henry, afsd., is made reversionary legatee; and to grandsons at 15 yrs., personalty.
   To granddau. Eleanor Darnall, eld. dau. of son Philip, and to Sarah, his young. dau., personalty at 15 yrs. of age.
   To grandson John (Darnall), 2nd son of son Henry and hrs., dwelling place, 1000 A., "Portland Manor" in A, A, County, at decease of wife.
   To daus. Mary Carroll and Anne Hill, personalty, and to Robt. Brooke, Wm. Hunter, Thos. Mansell and Leo Thorould., Personalty.
   To son Henry,, ex,., residue of estate., real and personal including tracts" in Prince George's County, viz, that on which testator lived, 1100 A., "Mark's Place," 310 A. "Elizabeth" 150 A.: "Hale's Adventure," 200 A., "Charles Hils," 1900 A., Darnall's Delight," 948 A. "Addition", 262 A., "Darnall's Last Addition.," 7000 A., "His Iordship's Kindness;" also 2 tracts., viz., 105 A.., "Darnall's Chance" and 105 A., adjacent on both of last named tracts, part of Marlborough Town, and to sd son, 1 lot in Charles Town, alias Mount Charles; also right in lease of 1200 A. obtained from Charles., Lord Baltimore, for 21 yrs., and right in two mortgages given by Aaron Rawlings upon 563 A., "Bridge Hill" and 150 A., "Jones Lott," A. A. Co,
   Test: Benjamin Hall,, Jeremiah Chapman., Cornelius Wildman, Webber Clark.
   By codicil, 28th Apr.,, 1711., after setting forth that, he has been his lordship's agent, for a term of years, mentions that the acreage of lease afsd. devised to son Henry is 2300 A. instead of 1200, as stated.
   Prince George's County Land Records, Folio 246: Indenture, I Jan 1708
   From: Charles Carroll of Anne Arundel County, Esq'r and Mary his wife
   To: Col. Henry Ridgely of Prince George's County, Gent.
   For 55L a 100 acre tract of land called Enfield Chase originally granted 1 Oct 1683 to John Lewellin for 1,600 acres in Prince George's County; bounded by Cotton owned by Henry Land
   Signed: Charles Carroll and Mary Carroll
   Witnessed: Fitz Redmond and Edw'd Carroll
   Alienation: 23 Mar 1709 Henry Ridgly paid the sum of 4s
   Acknowledgement: 9 Mar 1709 Charles and Mary Carroll acknowledged deed before Philemon Loyd
   Prince George's Land Records 1726-1730 - Liber M, Page 212
   Petition of Mary Carroll & Charles Carroll of Annapolis to the Justices 4th Tues. in June last
   Charles, Lord Baron of Baltimore to John Magruder, Richard Keene, Archibald Edmonston and John Hasewell; regarding boundaries of Enfield's Chance; depositions regarding boundaries:
   Deposition of Marreen Duvall, Sr., planter, age ca 65; mentions 2 tracts called Wilson's Plaines and Howerton's Range; mentions deponent's father, also George Yates, Henry Hanslop, John Duvall, Robert Proctor, etc.; 4 Oct 1726
   Deposition of Marreen Duvall, Sr., planter, age ca 65; mentions John Boyd and Robert Anderson; 4 Oct 1726
   Deposition of Mareen Duvall of the Great Marsh, age ca 46; mentions his brothers John, Mareen and Samuel; mentions Parrotts Thickets; 4 Oct 1726
   Deposition of Robert Tyler, Gent,. age ca 55; mentions Patuxent River, Robt. Anderson, Sr., mentions Enfield's Chance, land in possession of Madam Mary Carroll and land of George Yates, James White's Eglington, John Boyd, Sr. and David Fry; 4 Oct 1726
   Deposition of Samuel Duvall, planter, age ca 58; mentions the Great Marsh, Parrotts Thickett, deponent's father's land called Howerton's Range
   22 Jun 1727; Deposition of Clement Hill, Gent., age ca 56; mentions Eglington now in possession of Henry Hall formerly laid out for James White of Anne Arundel County, Capt. John Hyde of London who resurveyed Enfield's Chance, Gabriel Parrott's land called Parrott's Thickets, Col. Ridglie's clear ground, Charles Carroll, etc.
   23 Jun 1727; Deposition of Robert Tyler, Gent., age ca 55; mentions Eglington, Enfield's Chance, John Hyde of London, Howerton's Range, etc.
   27 Jun 1727; Deposition of James Carroll, age ca 48; mentions Charles Carroll, decd, Col. Henry Ridgley; Enfield's Chance of 100 acres, Richard Clark, land called Chatton, etc.
   27 Jun 1727; Deposition of Col. Ninian Beall, age ca 79; mentions George Yates of Anne Arundel County, Charles Buttler told Ninian "thou art a brave boy for thou hast taken up 300 acres of land for my son Nedd meaning Edward Butler in Calvert Co."; [Beall recounts his memory of conversation regarding surveying on west side of the Patuxent]; mentions Essington [?Eglington], James White, Padaway Farm, etc.
   4 Oct 1726; Deposition of Richard Keene, age ca 37; mentions Major Josiah Wilson, lately dec'd
   1 Jul 1727; Deposition of Lingan Wilson, age ca 23; mentions Josiah Wilson
   Enrolled 1 Jul 1727

Father: Henry Darnall b: 1645 in England

Mother: Eleanor Hatton b: 3 APR 1642 in London, England

Marriage 1 Charles [Settler] Carroll b: 1661 in Litterluna, Kings County, Ireland

   * Married: 14 FEB 1693/94 in Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland


  1. Charles Carroll b: 27 APR 1695 in Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland
  2. Charles Carroll b: 6 MAR 1695/96 in Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland
  3. Henry Carroll b: 26 JAN 1697/98 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland
  4. Eleanor Carroll b: 26 MAR 1699 in Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland
  5. Bridget Carroll b: 1 SEP 1700 in Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland
  6. Charles [Annapolis] Carroll b: 2 APR 1702 in Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland
  7. Anthony Carroll b: 2 NOV 1705 in Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland
  8. Daniel [Duddington] Carroll b: 3 OCT 1707 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland
  9. Mary Carroll b: JUN 1711 in Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland
 10. Eleanor Carroll b: 2 AUG 1712 in Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland
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Mary Carroll's Timeline

Anne Arundel County, Province of Maryland
Age 17
St. Mary's County, MD, USA
March 6, 1696
Age 18
Maryland, United States
Age 20
Carrollton, Maryland, United States
Age 21
Maryland, United States
September 1, 1700
Age 22
Carrollton, Maryland, United States
April 2, 1702
Age 24
Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Province of Maryland
Age 24
November 2, 1704
Age 26
Carrollton, Maryland, United States