Zachariah Bond

Born: circa 1712
Died: February 1, 1776 - St. Mary’s County, Maryland
Service: Committee of Safety and Correspondence, St. Mary’s County, Maryland
Family: Zachariah Bond married Margaret (unknown surname) circa 1735. Zachariah was born in St. Mary’s as his family’s second generation and resided in that county. Zachariah and Margaret had one daughter, Mary Bond, who married Henry Greenfield Sothoron. Zachariah was an Anglican and a planter who owned mills. He served in the Lower House of the General Assembly of St. Mary’s County from 1745 to 1754; Justice 1746-1764; Court of Oyer and Terminer and Goal Delivery; captain by 1758 and major by 1768; trustee St. Mary’s County Free School 1772. Zachariah purchased 162 acres in St. Mary’s County in the 1750s and patented an additional 1,011 acres in 1768. His father was Zachariah Bond, and his mother was named Ann.
Source: Biographical Dictionary of the Maryland Legislature 1635-1789 by Edward C. Papenfuse Maryland Archives.