William Crabtree I  

born March 06, 1681/82 in Brogden, Yorkshire, England,
died September 10, 1756 in Kingsville, Baltimore, Maryland.
He married JANE HALSTEAD 1703, daughter of JAMES HALSTEAD and GRACE COURTNEY.  She was born
June 06, 1687.

Land Notes for WILLIAM CRABTREE I:
In 1725, bought 100a of land southside of Our Creek known as Baltimore County, MD.
In 1726, bought 100a of land, Baltimore Co, MD.
Gave 100a of land in 1728,  known as Crabtree Lott in Baltimore County MD to Hayes.
Gave 100a of land and cattle in 1729, located in Baltimore County MD, to son Thomas.
Bought 100a of land in 1734 (or 1723?), known as Crabtree Addition in Baltimore County, MD
Bought 300a of land in 1739, known as Turkey Forest in Baltimore Co, MD.
In 1747 he gave 150a of this land to (?) Crabtree.
Sold 32a of land known as Brothers Lott to son Thomas.

Was a Farmer and Planter, having a nice plantation.  They had two indentured servants and one black slave.  
Lived on Deer Creek and Our Creek just south of the PA line.  Deer Creek flows eastward into Susquehanna
Deposit.  From: RootsWeb.com  ID# 193768  Immigration: 1705, Yorkshire England to America

Religion: 1705, Anglican Church, Maryland

Children of WILLIAM CRABTREE and JANE HALSTEAD are:
>>WILLIAM CRABTREE II, b. March 15, 17045, Broughton, Yorkshire, England; d. February 17, 1758
THOMAS CRABTREE, b. October 12, 1707, St John's Parish, Baltimore, Maryland.
GRACE MARY CRABTREE, b. May 29, 1711, St John's Parish, Baltimore, Maryland.
ANN B. CRABTREE, b. June 15, 1714, St John's Parish, Baltimore, Maryland.
JAMES B. CRABTREE, b. February 20, 1715/16, Kingsville, Baltimore, Maryland.
ANN CRABTREE, b. January 15, 1715/16, St John's Parish, Baltimore, Maryland.
JOHN CRABTREE, b. September 05, 1718, St John's Parish, Baltimore, Maryland.
ELIZABETH CRABTREE, b. December 13, 1720, St John's Parish, Baltimore, Maryland.
SAMUEL CRABTREE, b. July 25, 1725, St John's Parish, Baltimore, Maryland.
CHILD CRABTREE (?)

Find an abstract of William's will at: http://trak.to/Brenda