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Maj. Thomas Truman
Born 1684 Calvert Co. MD
Died 1717 Charles Co. MD

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Father
Mother
SPOUSE CHILDREN
Sarah Briscoe

m. 1707?
Charles Co. MD
b. 1680
Charles Co. MD
d. May 1735
Henry

b. 1712?
Prince George's Co. MD
d. Mar 1756
Prince George's Co. MD
Jane

b.
Prince George's Co. MD
d. 1732
Charles Co. MD
James

b. 1717/18?
Prince George's Co. MD
d. Aug 30, 1744
Prince George's Co. MD
Sarah

b. 1716/17
Prince George's Co. MD

Wife Sarah was the daughter of Col. Philip Briscoe, 1649-1724.
In the will, dated Jan 14, 1716/17 and proved Sep 15, 1717, Thomas mentions an unborn child, listed after daughter Jane. This child is Sarah. Summary of the will, which was proved around the time of Sarah's birth in Prince George Co. MD.
Prince George's County MD was created by the Council of Maryland in the Province of Maryland in 1696 from portions of Charles and Calvert Counties (see present day map for location). Calvert County was established in 1658 (see present day map for location). The area was first settled as Charles County in 1650.
Present day Charles County borders Calvert and Prince George's County. (see present day map for location).
Sources:
Peden, Henry C. Jr., Truman and Related Families of Early Maryland, publ by author, Bel Air MD, 1987.
Russell, George Ely & Donna Valley Russell, ed., The Ark and the Dove Adventurers, Genealogical Publ. Co., Inc., 2005, pp. 35, 39-40.
Will of Samuel Compton, dated Nov 30, 1765, proved Apr 16, 1765, Maryland Wills, 33:280.
Will of Henry Truman (son), dated Sep 30, 1755, Abstracts of Maryland Wills - Liber 29 1753-1755.
Will of Thomas Truman, dated Jan 14, 1716/17, proved Sep 15, 1717, Maryland Calendar of Wills, v. 4.