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John Blakiston
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Birth: 1670
St. Mary's County
Maryland, USA
Death: Jan. 18, 1724
St. Mary's County
Maryland, USA

John Blakiston is the son of Nehemiah Blakiston and Elizabeth Gerard. Grandson of Thomas Gerard.
He married Anne Guibert 1691 St Mary's Co, MD

John Gerard married Anne Guibert and inherited Bassford from his father. Actually Rose Tucker was to get Bassford Manor and it was to revert to John upon her death. However she remarried, and John got the land. He sold it to Gov. Thomas Motley in 1677. He was given this land by a decision of the court. It was customary in those days that if the wife remarried all property were given to the children.
Exs.: John and Rebecca Newman afsd.
Overseers: Clement Hely, Jno. Rose, Wm. Escott, Chris. Knight,
Geo. Perry, Wm. Heather. 6.43.
Charles County Circuit Court, Liber A; 28 Jan 1662, Page 181
Robert Sly, merchant of St. Mary's County, sold Francis Pope of Charles County, planter, sells two Negroes, Sampson and Maria; 8 Dec 1661; s/o Robert Slye wit. John Wheeler (mark), John Blakiston
Mr. John Blackiston 10.292 SM 633.7.8 Jan 18 1724 Feb 5 1724
Appraisers: Mr. Gerrard Slye, John Haskins.
Creditors: Thomas Flower, Raphael Neale.
Next of kin: Roswell Neale, Robert Mason.
Executrix: Anne Blackiston
John Blackistone 7.185 A SM 633.7.8 64.6.0 Nov 2 1725
Received from: William Jameston, Thomas Guibert.
Payments to: Mr. Gerrard Slye, Capt. Richard Hopewell, William Snowden, Mr. John Donaldson, Thomas Glover, Mr. John Attaway, Phill. Key, Rev. Mr. John Donaldson.
Administratrix: Anne Blackistone (also Anne Blackiston).
Mr. John Blackiston 8.292 A SM 4.17.4 Aug 2 1727
Received from: Daniell Kelley, Lewes More, Matthew Mason, Repall Neale, Thomas Guybert.
Payments to: Capt. Richard Hopewell, Capt. Michael Jenifer, Mr. Phil. Key, Mr. William Cummings.
Administratrix: Mrs. Anne Blackiston (also Anne Blackistone). 
Family links: 
  Nehemiah Blakiston (1637 - 1693)
  Elizabeth Gerard Guibert (1647 - 1716)
  Anne Guibert Blakiston (1670 - 1739)*
  Elizabeth Blakiston Neale (1692 - 1763)*
  Gerard Robert Ellyson (1659 - 1749)**
  John Blakiston (1670 - 1724)
*Calculated relationship
Gerard Family Cemetery (Defunct)
Coltons Point
St. Mary's County
Maryland, USA
Created by: JKK
Record added: Aug 16, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40751210

- Angela Detwiler Zamora
 Added: Apr. 2, 2016
You are my 9th great grandfather, I honor you.
- Linda Cutlip
 Added: May. 14, 2015

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