in Calvert County, Maryland for Cullembers.
The Calvert County Courthouse was burned three times and almost nothing
of real interest to us survived. I have extracted every Cullember
record which I found in all surviving material. If you locate any
other intformation, please let me know. I have put down every source
that I have searched so you will know when you find an additional
source. This looks like more than it actually is because there is
a lot of duplication.
Charles Frances Stein, A History of
Calvert County, Maryland, pages 46-47:
The county had large tobacco plantations, 10,000 plants per
acre. This required large amounts of labor which was mostly provided by
negro slaves. These were imported very early on. It took one year from
planting to sale of the tobacco. The colony discouraged
1790 did not survive
I have 1800, 1810, 1820 have Cullumbers See early Cullumber
Calvert County, MD Rent Rolls 1651 to 1776 nothing per on-line
lookup. But there should be. Need to look further into
FICHE 6087950 EARLY LAND RECORDS (of Calvert Co.) Compiled by Ailene W.
(1) Nathaniel and Cassandra Cullumber sale of land 1786
(2) Brooklyn Cullember 1866, owns land adjoining
and Court Records:
St. Mary's Pg. 23 Mary
Cullember June, 1870 Register of Wills, James T.
M. Raley, code: JTMR 1 383
975.2 Maryland Wills St. Mary's Co.
1662-1960 and Somerset Co.
Same will as above in
Wills of St Mary’s Co and
Somerset County, Joan Hume, American
Index Library, Baltimore, 1970
Abstracts of Chancery Ct Records 1669
to 1782 Debbie Hooper no Cullumbers
The following two books have a lot of the same records in them. They
are duplicated elsewhere
Colonial Records of Southern MD
by Jourdan has several pages, I have
Calvert County, MD Family Records by
Mildred Bowen O’Brien
several pages, I have copies.
Maryland Bible Records, Volume 1, Genealogy Council of MD Nothing
Three vol. by Robert Barnes, Maryland
Marriages, (1634-1777) (1778-1800) (1801-1820)
Found one name in each volume: First from Calvert
Sarah Cullember to John Buckingham 1776 [Source: CA]
Mary Cullember to Edward Turner 1784 [Source: AA]
Thomas Glenn to Gartha(?) Colember 1816 [ Source: BA]
FILM 013,888 Items 1 and 2 Registers of Births, Marriages, and Deaths in
Christ Church Parish Calvert Co. MD Filmed by Maryland Historical
Collenbr: Elizabeth 1714, Rebecca 1717, Thomas
1723 All children of Thomas and Alice
Casse Cullumber 1794
John Buckingham to Sarah Cullember 31
Sarah was the daughter of Thomas & Mary
Thomas Collember and Alice, parents of
Elizabeth A Collember, B: 16 Dec 1714
Rebecca Collember, B: 25 Dec 1717
Thomas Collember, 6 Apr 1719
John Collember, 9 Jan 1723
County Maryland Family Records 1670-1929, compiled by Mildred
Bowen O' Brien, Gateway Press, Inc Baltimore 1978, p 6, Christ Church
1,205,001 Item 20 Computer printout of records, Christ Church 1701-1838.
Duplicates of information found elsewhere Was typewritten/extracted
Marriage, John Buckingham to Sarah Cullemnber
1,002,749 Computer printout for Christ Church, Port
Republic,typewritten/extracted -- same as info. on 013,888
There was a series on Early Maryland Settlers and one on Calendar of
975.2 MARYLAND GENEALOGIES None
Colonial Families of Eastern Shore Volume 1-2-3 by Barnes and
Early Settlers of MD by Skordas nothing
Early Families of Southern MD, Volumes 1-5 Jourdan
Vol 5 has small note about someone as a debtor in the estate of Thomas
Cullember in Calvert Co 1745. But I don’t have that estate.
975.2 MARYLAND SOLDIERS ENTITLED TO LANDS WEST OF FORT CUMBERLAND
A1 no. 11 by Bettie Sterling Carothers 1973 None
975.2 9000 MEN WHO SIGNED THE OATH OF ALLEGIANCE AND FIDELITY TO
p4C MARYLAND DURING THE REVOLUTION V. 1 AND 2 None
by Carothers covers Anne Arundel, Cecil, Charles, Washington, Harford,
Prince George, Queen Anne, Frederick, Somerset, Talbot Counties.
Oaths of Fidelity; All for 1778 from Calvert Co, MD.
---from Faye Cullumber
Maryland Militia in the Revolutionary War, Clements and Wright.
Revolutionary Patriots of Calvert and St. Mary’s Co.
1775-1783, several includes those from militia above.
See Early Cullumber records for data.
is used here with her permission.
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