Eleanor 'Nelly' (of John IV) Sturgis1,2

F, b. circa 1785, d. after 1850
FatherJohn Sturgis IV1 b. c 1735, d. b 27 Jun 1797
MotherMary 'Molly' Purnell1 b. c 1748
ChartsDescendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited15 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1785Eleanor 'Nelly' (of John IV) Sturgis was born circa 1785 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*9 February 1794Eleanor was named in her father's will on 9 February 1794 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John Sturgis gave wife Molly 2/3 of tract Rochester and named her Extr. To youngest daughters Nelly & Polly. To son Zadock, debts against brother Joshua Sturgis, and land. He to pay costs against estate for purchase of lot of Mr. Hyland of Somerset Co and named him Extr. To son John, balance of tract Rochester. To daughter Nancy Richardson. Witt: Jessee Mumford, Jessee Huse & John Bishop.2 
Marriage*20 November 1807She married William H. Richardson, son of Pvt. Whittington (131) Richardson and Polly 'Molly' (of Joshua) Sturgis, on 20 November 1807 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as William Richardson and Elinor Sturgis.1,3 
Married Name20 November 1807 As of 20 November 1807,her married name was Richardson. 
Death*after 1850Eleanor 'Nelly' (of John IV) Sturgis died after 1850.1 

Family

William H. Richardson b. c 1785
Children 1.Matilda Richardson1 b. c 1808
 2.Mary A. Richardson+4 b. c 1812, d. 1851
 3.William Richardson1 b. c 1816, d. b 1888
 4.Benjamin T. Richardson1 b. 18 Feb 1818, d. 16 Jun 1888
 5.Littleton James Richardson+5 b. c 1822, d. 1865
 6.Ellen Richardson+6 b. c 1824
 7.Zadock H. Richardson1 b. c 1828

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 18 (#123 Eleanor 'Nelly' Sturgis).
  2. [S2148] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JW, 1790-1799, p. 32 (will of John Sturgis, wife Molly).
  3. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  4. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 25 (#193 Mary A. Richardson).
  5. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 25 (#196 Littleton James Richardson).
  6. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 25 (#197 Ellen Richardson).

William H. Richardson1

M, b. circa 1785
FatherPvt. Whittington (131) Richardson1 b. c 1753, d. b 26 Oct 1825
MotherPolly 'Molly' (of Joshua) Sturgis1 b. c 1760
ChartsDescendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited15 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1785William H. Richardson was born circa 1785 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*20 November 1807He married Eleanor 'Nelly' (of John IV) Sturgis, daughter of John Sturgis IV and Mary 'Molly' Purnell, on 20 November 1807 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as William Richardson and Elinor Sturgis.1,2 

Family

Eleanor 'Nelly' (of John IV) Sturgis b. c 1785, d. a 1850
Children 1.Matilda Richardson1 b. c 1808
 2.Mary A. Richardson+3 b. c 1812, d. 1851
 3.William Richardson1 b. c 1816, d. b 1888
 4.Benjamin T. Richardson1 b. 18 Feb 1818, d. 16 Jun 1888
 5.Littleton James Richardson+4 b. c 1822, d. 1865
 6.Ellen Richardson+5 b. c 1824
 7.Zadock H. Richardson1 b. c 1828

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 18 (#123 Eleanor 'Nelly' Sturgis).
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  3. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 25 (#193 Mary A. Richardson).
  4. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 25 (#196 Littleton James Richardson).
  5. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 25 (#197 Ellen Richardson).

John Sturgis V1

M, b. after 1776
FatherJohn Sturgis IV1 b. c 1735, d. b 27 Jun 1797
MotherMary 'Molly' Purnell1 b. c 1748
Last Edited15 Nov 2017
Birth*after 1776John Sturgis V was born after 1776 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*9 February 1794John was named in his father's will on 9 February 1794 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John Sturgis gave wife Molly 2/3 of tract Rochester and named her Extr. To youngest daughters Nelly & Polly. To son Zadock, debts against brother Joshua Sturgis, and land. He to pay costs against estate for purchase of lot of Mr. Hyland of Somerset Co and named him Extr. To son John, balance of tract Rochester. To daughter Nancy Richardson. Witt: Jessee Mumford, Jessee Huse & John Bishop.2 
Marriage*25 January 1797He married Nancy Bishop, daughter of Capt. John Bishop and Ann Goderd, on 25 January 1797 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as John Sturgis and Nancy Bishop.1,3 
Marriage*29 April 1805John Sturgis V married Polly Waters on 29 April 1805 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as John Sturgis and Polly Waters.1,3 
Marriage*7 February 1816John Sturgis V married Mary 'Molly' Rownd, daughter of Hampton Rownd and Zipporah Rackliffe, on 7 February 1816 at Worcester Co, MD.1,3 

Family 1

Nancy Bishop b. c 1780
Children 1.Zadock Sturgis4 b. c 1798, d. a 1830
 2.John Sturgis VI+5 b. 1800, d. 1865
 3.Ellen Sturgis6 b. c 1802, d. b 1839
 4.William (of John V) Sturgis+7 b. c 1803

Family 2

Polly Waters b. c 1785

Family 3

Mary 'Molly' Rownd b. c 1786
Children 1.Hester 'Hetty' Sturgis8 b. c 1820
 2.Zipporah Sturgis9 b. c 1821
 3.Elizabeth (of John V?) Sturgis10 b. c 1823

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 17-18 (#122 John Sturgis V).
  2. [S2148] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JW, 1790-1799, p. 32 (will of John Sturgis, wife Molly).
  3. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  4. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 18 (#185 Zadock Sturgis).
  5. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 24 (#186 John Sturgis VI).
  6. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 18 (#187 Ellen Sturgis).
  7. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 18 (#188 William Sturgis).
  8. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 18 (#189 Hester Sturgis).
  9. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 38 (will of Zipporah Teague).
  10. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 18 (#191 Elizabeth Sturgis).

Nancy Bishop1

F, b. circa 1780
FatherCapt. John Bishop1 b. c 1750, d. 1820
MotherAnn Goderd1 b. c 1760
Last Edited15 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1780Nancy Bishop was born circa 1780 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*25 January 1797She married John Sturgis V, son of John Sturgis IV and Mary 'Molly' Purnell, on 25 January 1797 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as John Sturgis and Nancy Bishop.1,2 
Married Name25 January 1797 As of 25 January 1797,her married name was Sturgis. 

Family

John Sturgis V b. a 1776
Children 1.Zadock Sturgis3 b. c 1798, d. a 1830
 2.John Sturgis VI+4 b. 1800, d. 1865
 3.Ellen Sturgis5 b. c 1802, d. b 1839
 4.William (of John V) Sturgis+6 b. c 1803

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 17-18 (#122 John Sturgis V).
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  3. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 18 (#185 Zadock Sturgis).
  4. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 24 (#186 John Sturgis VI).
  5. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 18 (#187 Ellen Sturgis).
  6. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 18 (#188 William Sturgis).

Capt. John Bishop1

M, b. circa 1750, d. 1820
Last Edited27 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1750Capt. John Bishop was born circa 1750 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1778He married Ann Goderd circa 1778 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Death*1820Capt. John Bishop died in 1820 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Ann Goderd b. c 1760
Child 1.Nancy Bishop+1 b. c 1780

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 17-18 (#122 John Sturgis V).

Ann Goderd1

F, b. circa 1760
Last Edited27 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1760Ann Goderd was born circa 1760.1 
Marriage*circa 1778She married Capt. John Bishop circa 1778 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1778 As of circa 1778,her married name was Bishop. 

Family

Capt. John Bishop b. c 1750, d. 1820
Child 1.Nancy Bishop+1 b. c 1780

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 17-18 (#122 John Sturgis V).

Polly Waters1

F, b. circa 1785
Last Edited27 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1785Polly Waters was born circa 1785 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*29 April 1805She married John Sturgis V, son of John Sturgis IV and Mary 'Molly' Purnell, on 29 April 1805 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as John Sturgis and Polly Waters.1,2 
Married Name29 April 1805 As of 29 April 1805,her married name was Sturgis. 

Family

John Sturgis V b. a 1776

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 17-18 (#122 John Sturgis V).
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Mary 'Molly' Rownd1

F, b. circa 1786
FatherHampton Rownd2 b. c 1760
MotherZipporah Rackliffe2 b. c 1765, d. b 29 Jan 1822
Last Edited15 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1786Mary 'Molly' Rownd was born circa 1786 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Will - Uncle's*14 May 1790Mary was named in her uncle's will on 14 May 1790 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will James Rackliffe named nieces Mary & Sarah Rownd, daughters of Hampton & Zipporah (St. Laurance Neck). To brother Thomas P. Rackliffe. Mentioned John Selby Purnell. Newphew John Rackliffe, son of Charles, Extr. Witt: John Marshall Sen, Robert Hudson & Isaac Marshall.3 
Marriage*7 February 1816She married John Sturgis V, son of John Sturgis IV and Mary 'Molly' Purnell, on 7 February 1816 at Worcester Co, MD.2,4 
Married Name7 February 1816 As of 7 February 1816,her married name was Sturgis. 
Will - Mother's*14 January 1822Mary was named in her mother's will on 14 January 1822 at Worcester Co, MD. In her will Zipporah Teague named son Thomas R. Rownds Extr. To daughters Elizabeth Teague, Esther Teague, Zipporah Teague & Comfort Teague. To Zipporah Sturgis. To Charles R. Sturigis & Jacob Hanton Sturgis, son of Thomas. To daughters Nancy Truitt & Molly Sturgis. If Capt. Jacob Teague's heirs are not satisfied then son Thomas R. Rownds to settle. Witt: Joseph J. Gillis, Theordore Marsh and Henry Brattan.1 

Family

John Sturgis V b. a 1776
Children 1.Hester 'Hetty' Sturgis5 b. c 1820
 2.Zipporah Sturgis1 b. c 1821
 3.Elizabeth (of John V?) Sturgis6 b. c 1823

Citations

  1. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 38 (will of Zipporah Teague).
  2. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 17-18 (#122 John Sturgis V).
  3. [S2208] David V. Heise, Worcester County, Maryland Will Book JW13, 1783-1790, p. 48 (will of James Rackliffe).
  4. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  5. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 18 (#189 Hester Sturgis).
  6. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 18 (#191 Elizabeth Sturgis).

Hampton Rownd1

M, b. circa 1760
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1760Hampton Rownd was born circa 1760 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1785He married Zipporah Rackliffe, daughter of Charles (of Chas of Nath) Rackliffe and Mary 'Polly' Purnell, circa 1785 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Bro-in-law13 May 1786Hampton was named in his brother-in-law's will on 13 May 1786 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John Rackliffe named brothers: James, Thomas Purnell Rackliffe (under age) (Hammocks) & Charles. Sisters: Zipporah Rownd, wife of Hampton. Aunt: Sarah Purnell, wife of Thomas of Wallops Neck, Extr. Grandfather: Thomas Purnell. Witt: John Postly, Josiah Mitchall & Thomas Purnell Sr.2 
Will - Bro-in-law*14 May 1790Hampton was named in his brother-in-law's will on 14 May 1790 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will James Rackliffe named nieces Mary & Sarah Rownd, daughters of Hampton & Zipporah (St. Laurance Neck). To brother Thomas P. Rackliffe. Mentioned John Selby Purnell. Newphew John Rackliffe, son of Charles, Extr. Witt: John Marshall Sen, Robert Hudson & Isaac Marshall.3 

Family

Zipporah Rackliffe b. c 1765, d. b 29 Jan 1822
Children 1.Mary 'Molly' Rownd+1 b. c 1786
 2.Sarah Rownd+3 b. c 1788
 3.Thomas R. Rownd4 b. c 1790
 4.Nancy Rownd4 b. c 1792

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 17-18 (#122 John Sturgis V).
  2. [S2208] David V. Heise, Worcester County, Maryland Will Book JW13, 1783-1790, p. 20 (will of John Rackliffe).
  3. [S2208] David V. Heise, Worcester County, Maryland Will Book JW13, 1783-1790, p. 48 (will of James Rackliffe).
  4. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 38 (will of Zipporah Teague).

Zipporah Rackliffe1

F, b. circa 1765, d. before 29 January 1822
FatherCharles (of Chas of Nath) Rackliffe2 b. c 1730, d. b 9 Mar 1784
MotherMary 'Polly' Purnell2 b. c 1731/32
Last Edited26 Jan 2019
Birth*circa 1765Zipporah Rackliffe was born circa 1765 at Worcester Co, MD. 
Will - Grmoth's*21 June 1772Zipporah was named in her grandmother's will on 21 June 1772 at Worcester Co, MD. In her will Mary Purnell gave to 4 grandchildren Peter Marsh, Mary Noll, Thomas Marsh & John Marsh a bond due from George Martin. To grandchildren Purnell Wright, John Fisher, Nancy Fisher, Zipporah Rackliffe, Charles Rackliffe, John Rackliffe, James Rackliffe, John Purnell, Zadock Wright, Phillip Marsh, Mary Purnell, Polly Atkinson, Nancy Atkinson, Sally Atkinson, Charlotte Atkinson, Hezekiah Wright, Polly Wright & Purnell Wright. To grandchildren Elizabeth, Zadock, Esther, Sarah, Thomas children of son Thomas Purnell. To son Thomas Extr. To Peggy Givans. To daughters Elizabeth Fisher, Polly Rackliffe, Comfort Purnell & son-in-law Thomas Purnell Extr. Witt: Jabez Fisher, Abraham Sturgis & John Purnell Robins.3 
Will - Father's*15 March 1783Zipporah was named in her father's will on 15 March 1783 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Charles Rackliffe named sons: Charles (Hill's Neck, Cannogogig, Spanixh Oak Ridge) (Extr); John (Assateague Beach, Hammocks, Cow Quarter); James (Hudson's Neck); and Thomas Purnell Rackliffe (Highfields). Daughter Zipporah (Don't Pussell) (under age); Cousin Suffiah Miller, daughter of William Fassitt (Don't Puzzel); Mentioned William Dennis Hudson, William Fassit and Thomas Painter. Witt: Nathaniel Rackliffe, Purnell Smith & James Wilson.4 
Marriage*circa 1785She married Hampton Rownd circa 1785 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1785 As of circa 1785,her married name was Rownd. 
Will - Brother's13 May 1786Zipporah was named in her brother's will on 13 May 1786 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John Rackliffe named brothers: James, Thomas Purnell Rackliffe (under age) (Hammocks) & Charles. Sisters: Zipporah Rownd, wife of Hampton. Aunt: Sarah Purnell, wife of Thomas of Wallops Neck, Extr. Grandfather: Thomas Purnell. Witt: John Postly, Josiah Mitchall & Thomas Purnell Sr.5 
Will - Brother's*14 May 1790Zipporah was named in her brother's will on 14 May 1790 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will James Rackliffe named nieces Mary & Sarah Rownd, daughters of Hampton & Zipporah (St. Laurance Neck). To brother Thomas P. Rackliffe. Mentioned John Selby Purnell. Newphew John Rackliffe, son of Charles, Extr. Witt: John Marshall Sen, Robert Hudson & Isaac Marshall.6 
Marriage*22 December 1796She married Capt. Jacob Teague on 22 December 1796 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Jacob Teague and Zaporah Rounds.7 
Married Name22 December 1796 As of 22 December 1796,her married name was Teague. 
Will*14 January 1822Zipporah made a will on 14 January 1822 at Worcester Co, MD. In her will Zipporah Teague named son Thomas R. Rownds Extr. To daughters Elizabeth Teague, Esther Teague, Zipporah Teague & Comfort Teague. To Zipporah Sturgis. To Charles R. Sturigis & Jacob Hanton Sturgis, son of Thomas. To daughters Nancy Truitt & Molly Sturgis. If Capt. Jacob Teague's heirs are not satisfied then son Thomas R. Rownds to settle. Witt: Joseph J. Gillis, Theordore Marsh and Henry Brattan.8 
Death*before 29 January 1822She died before 29 January 1822 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that her will was proved.8 

Family 1

Hampton Rownd b. c 1760
Marriage*circa 1785She married Hampton Rownd circa 1785 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Children 1.Mary 'Molly' Rownd+1 b. c 1786
 2.Sarah Rownd+6 b. c 1788
 3.Thomas R. Rownd8 b. c 1790
 4.Nancy Rownd8 b. c 1792

Family 2

Capt. Jacob Teague b. c 1750
Marriage*22 December 1796Zipporah Rackliffe married Capt. Jacob Teague on 22 December 1796 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Jacob Teague and Zaporah Rounds.7 
Children 1.Elizabeth F. Teague8 b. c 1797, d. b 1826
 2.Esther Teague8 b. c 1799
 3.Zipporah T. Teague8 b. c 1801
 4.Comfort P. Teague8 b. c 1803

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 17-18 (#122 John Sturgis V).
  2. [S2195] Aaron Horner & staff, The Rackliffe (and related) Family of Old Somerset County.
  3. [S825] Ruth Dryden, Worcester County, MD, Will Book JW4, 1769-1783, p. 10 (will of Mary Purnell).
  4. [S2208] David V. Heise, Worcester County, Maryland Will Book JW13, 1783-1790, p. 24 (will of Charles Rackliffe).
  5. [S2208] David V. Heise, Worcester County, Maryland Will Book JW13, 1783-1790, p. 20 (will of John Rackliffe).
  6. [S2208] David V. Heise, Worcester County, Maryland Will Book JW13, 1783-1790, p. 48 (will of James Rackliffe).
  7. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  8. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 38 (will of Zipporah Teague).

(-----) (-----)1

F, b. circa 1735
Last Edited27 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1735(-----) (-----) was born circa 1735.1 
Marriage*circa 1755She married John Sturgis IV, son of John Sturgis III and Elliner Johnson, circa 1755.1 
Married Namecirca 1755 As of circa 1755,her married name was Sturgis. 

Family

John Sturgis IV b. c 1735, d. b 27 Jun 1797
Children 1.Littleton (of John IV) Sturgis2 b. c 1755, d. b 1783
 2.Zadock (of John IV) Sturgis+2 b. c 1757, d. b 21 Aug 1835
 3.Nancy (of John IV) Sturgis1 b. c 1762

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 11 (#51 John Sturgis VI).
  2. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 12 (#51 John Sturgis IV).

Nancy (of John IV) Sturgis1

F, b. circa 1762
FatherJohn Sturgis IV1 b. c 1735, d. b 27 Jun 1797
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1735
Last Edited27 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1762Nancy (of John IV) Sturgis was born circa 1762 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1785She married (-----) Richardson circa 1785.1 
Married Namecirca 1785 As of circa 1785,her married name was Richardson. 
Will - Father's*9 February 1794Nancy was named in her father's will on 9 February 1794 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John Sturgis gave wife Molly 2/3 of tract Rochester and named her Extr. To youngest daughters Nelly & Polly. To son Zadock, debts against brother Joshua Sturgis, and land. He to pay costs against estate for purchase of lot of Mr. Hyland of Somerset Co and named him Extr. To son John, balance of tract Rochester. To daughter Nancy Richardson. Witt: Jessee Mumford, Jessee Huse & John Bishop.1 

Family

(-----) Richardson b. c 1760

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 11 (#51 John Sturgis VI).

(-----) Richardson1

M, b. circa 1760
Last Edited27 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1760(-----) Richardson was born circa 1760 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1785He married Nancy (of John IV) Sturgis, daughter of John Sturgis IV and (-----) (-----), circa 1785.1 
Will - Father-in-law*9 February 1794(-----) was named in his father-in-law's will on 9 February 1794 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John Sturgis gave wife Molly 2/3 of tract Rochester and named her Extr. To youngest daughters Nelly & Polly. To son Zadock, debts against brother Joshua Sturgis, and land. He to pay costs against estate for purchase of lot of Mr. Hyland of Somerset Co and named him Extr. To son John, balance of tract Rochester. To daughter Nancy Richardson. Witt: Jessee Mumford, Jessee Huse & John Bishop.1 

Family

Nancy (of John IV) Sturgis b. c 1762

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 11 (#51 John Sturgis VI).

Littleton (of John IV) Sturgis1

M, b. circa 1755, d. before 1783
FatherJohn Sturgis IV1 b. c 1735, d. b 27 Jun 1797
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1735
Last Edited27 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1755Littleton (of John IV) Sturgis was born circa 1755 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Death*before 1783He died before 1783 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 12 (#51 John Sturgis IV).

Zadock (of John IV) Sturgis1

M, b. circa 1757, d. before 21 August 1835
FatherJohn Sturgis IV1 b. c 1735, d. b 27 Jun 1797
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1735
Last Edited13 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1757Zadock (of John IV) Sturgis was born circa 1757 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Rev War Veteran*between 1779 and 1780He served in the Revolutionary War between 1779 and 1780 at Worcester Co, MD. Zadock served as Private, Worcester Militia, Sinepuxent Battalion, Capt. William Purnell's Co., 8th Class, 1779/1780. He rendered patriotic service by collecting cattle for the use of the military on October 25, 1781. (Henry C. Peden, Revolutionary Patriots of Worcester & Somerset Cos.)2 
Marriage*circa 1780He married Zipporah (-----) circa 1780 at Worcester Co, MD. Zadock is linked on several occasions to Jacob Teague and John Bishop (son of Benjamin). Dr. William R. Bishop indicates that this Zipporah is not the sister of John Bishop and daughter of Benjamin Bishop d. 1767.2 
Will - Father's*9 February 1794Zadock was named in his father's will on 9 February 1794 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John Sturgis gave wife Molly 2/3 of tract Rochester and named her Extr. To youngest daughters Nelly & Polly. To son Zadock, debts against brother Joshua Sturgis, and land. He to pay costs against estate for purchase of lot of Mr. Hyland of Somerset Co and named him Extr. To son John, balance of tract Rochester. To daughter Nancy Richardson. Witt: Jessee Mumford, Jessee Huse & John Bishop.3 
Anecdote*circa 1800 Research of Vern Skinner from Worcester Estate Dockets: Zadock Sturgis and Jacob Teague were sureties for estate of Esther Pettit in 1801, administered by John Bishop. Zadock Sturgis and Jacob Teague were sureties for estate of John Wright in 1800, administered by Atlanta Wright and John Bishop. Zadock Sturgis and Jacob Teague were sureties for estate of Hannah Riggen in 1795 with John Bishop, administrator. Zadock rejected administration of the estate of Esther Sturgis in 1806.2 
Will*27 May 1831Zadock made a will on 27 May 1831 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Zadock Sturgis named children: Mary, Elizabeth, John and Thomas and left real estate to two daughters. A codicil dated May 17, 1835 gave his daughters authority to sell 100 acres purchased of Samuel Ennis called "Wright Farm." Witnesses to will: David K. Hopkins, Thomas R. Rownd and John Sturgis Jr; witness to codicil: Jacob Wonnell. (Ruth T. Dryden, Worcester Co. MD Will Book LPS, f.50.)2 
Death*before 21 August 1835He died before 21 August 1835 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was proved.4 

Family

Zipporah (-----) b. c 1760
Marriage*circa 1780He married Zipporah (-----) circa 1780 at Worcester Co, MD. Zadock is linked on several occasions to Jacob Teague and John Bishop (son of Benjamin). Dr. William R. Bishop indicates that this Zipporah is not the sister of John Bishop and daughter of Benjamin Bishop d. 1767.2 
Children 1.Littleton (of Zadock) Sturgis+2 b. c 1780, d. 1811
 2.Mary (of Zadock) Sturgis2 b. c 1785
 3.Elizabeth (of Zadock) Sturgis2 b. c 1788
 4.John (of Zadock) Sturgis+2 b. c 1790, d. b 8 Aug 1865
 5.Thomas E. (of Zadock) Sturgis+2 b. c 1795

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 12 (#51 John Sturgis IV).
  2. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 17 (#120 Zadock Sturgis).
  3. [S2148] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JW, 1790-1799, p. 32 (will of John Sturgis, wife Molly).
  4. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 17 (#117 Jacob Sturgis).

Joshua (of John III) Sturgis1

M, b. circa 1737, d. before 26 July 1792
FatherJohn Sturgis III1 b. c 1693, d. b 8 Nov 1758
MotherElliner Johnson1 b. c 1708
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1737Joshua (of John III) Sturgis was born circa 1737 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1760He married Rachel (-----) circa 1760 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Land bought*1774Joshua (of John III) Sturgis bought land in 1774 at tract Safeguard, Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as Joshua Sturgis of John in 1774 when he bought this tract from David Cathell.1 
Tax list*1783He was on the tax list in 1783 at Wicomico Hundred, Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as Joshua Sturgis Sr.1 
Tax list1783He was on the tax list in 1783 at Worcester Co. He was shown with tracts Addition in Wicomico Hundred, Somerset, Safeguard and Manor Land.1 
Will*19 November 1786Joshua made a will on 19 November 1786 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Joshua Sturgis gave son John land. To son William 200 acres of land bounded by Wm. Horsey. To wife Rachel to be Extr. To son Joshua land an to be Extr. To daughters Molly Richardson & Sarah Duett. Witt: Joseph Dashiell (dec'd by 1792), Shadrack Couch (moved out of state by 1792) and Nancy Martin.3 
Death*before 26 July 1792He died before 26 July 1792 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was proved.3 
Will - Brother's*9 February 1794Joshua was named in his brother's will on 9 February 1794 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John Sturgis gave wife Molly 2/3 of tract Rochester and named her Extr. To youngest daughters Nelly & Polly. To son Zadock, debts against brother Joshua Sturgis, and land. He to pay costs against estate for purchase of lot of Mr. Hyland of Somerset Co and named him Extr. To son John, balance of tract Rochester. To daughter Nancy Richardson. Witt: Jessee Mumford, Jessee Huse & John Bishop.4 

Family

Rachel (-----) b. c 1740
Marriage*circa 1760He married Rachel (-----) circa 1760 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Children 1.Polly 'Molly' (of Joshua) Sturgis+2 b. c 1760
 2.Joshua (of Joshua) Sturgis2 b. c 1762
 3.William (of Joshua) Sturgis2 b. c 1764
 4.John (of Joshua) Sturgis2 b. c 1766, d. c 1795
 5.Sarah Sturgis2 b. c 1768

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 12 (#52 Joshua Sturgis).
  2. [S2148] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JW, 1790-1799, p. 8 (will of Joshua Sturgis, wife Rachel).
  3. [S2148] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JW, 1790-1799, p. 88 (will of Joshua Sturgis, wife Rachel).
  4. [S2148] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JW, 1790-1799, p. 32 (will of John Sturgis, wife Molly).

Daniel (of John III) Sturgis1

M, b. circa 1732, d. 14 May 1788
FatherJohn Sturgis III1 b. c 1693, d. b 8 Nov 1758
MotherElliner Johnson1 b. c 1708
Last Edited11 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1732Daniel (of John III) Sturgis was born circa 1732 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1749He married Jane Bratten circa 1749.1 
Land patented*20 April 1760Daniel (of John III) Sturgis patented land on 20 April 1760 at Sturgis Chance, Bogerternorton Hundred, Worcester Co, VA. It contained 250 acres. This certificate became voided. Repatented on 20 Aug 1762 by Daniel Sturgis for 179 acres.1 
Land sold*19 July 1766He sold land on 19 July 1766 at Sturgis Chance, Bogerternorton Hundred, Worcester Co, VA. Daniel Sturgis sold 179 1/2 acres of this tract to John Sturgis.2 
Land sold5 June 1767He sold land on 5 June 1767 at Sturgis Chance, Bogerternorton Hundred, Worcester Co, VA. Daniel Sturgis, son of John, with wife Jane Sturgis, sold to John Sturgis, son of John, 94 acres of Double Purchase & Sturgis Chance.2 
Tax listbetween 1768 and 1769He was on the tax list between 1768 and 1769 at tract Double Purchase, Worcester Co, VA.1 
Tax list*1782He was on the tax list in 1782 at Cedar Creek Hundred, DE.1 
Death*14 May 1788He died on 14 May 1788 at Poquoson, VA.1 

Family

Jane Bratten b. c 1730, d. 12 Dec 1801
Marriage*circa 1749He married Jane Bratten circa 1749.1 
Children 1.Laban (of Daniel) Sturgis3 b. c 1753, d. Jan 1796
 2.James Armstong (of Daniel) Sturgis4 b. 1755, d. 7 Dec 1790
 3.John (of Daniel) Sturgis5 b. c 1757, d. Jan 1835
 4.Joshua (of Daniel) Sturgis6 b. 29 Jul 1760, d. 1 Jan 1845
 5.Mary (of Daniel) Sturgis7 b. c 1764, d. 4 Oct 1816
 6.Daniel (of Daniel) Sturgis8 b. 17 Feb 1768, d. 9 Apr 1828

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 12 (#54 Daniel Sturgis).
  2. [S2158] Ruth T. Dryden, Land Records of Worcester County, Maryland, 1666-1810, p. 617 (tract Sturgis Chance).
  3. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 12 (#129 Daniel Sturgis) research by Gerald Collins.
  4. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 12 (#130 James Armstrong Sturgis) research by Gerald Collins.
  5. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 12 (#131 John Sturgis) research by Gerald Collins.
  6. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 12 (#132 Joshua Sturgis) research by Gerald Collins.
  7. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 12 (#133 Mary Sturgis) research by Gerald Collins.
  8. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 13 (#134 Daniel Sturgis) research by Gerald Collins.

Rachel (-----)1

F, b. circa 1740
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1740Rachel (-----) was born circa 1740 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1760She married Joshua (of John III) Sturgis, son of John Sturgis III and Elliner Johnson, circa 1760 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1760 As of circa 1760,her married name was Sturgis. 
Will - Husb's*19 November 1786Rachel was named in her husband's will on 19 November 1786 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Joshua Sturgis gave son John land. To son William 200 acres of land bounded by Wm. Horsey. To wife Rachel to be Extr. To son Joshua land an to be Extr. To daughters Molly Richardson & Sarah Duett. Witt: Joseph Dashiell (dec'd by 1792), Shadrack Couch (moved out of state by 1792) and Nancy Martin.1 

Family

Joshua (of John III) Sturgis b. c 1737, d. b 26 Jul 1792
Children 1.Polly 'Molly' (of Joshua) Sturgis+1 b. c 1760
 2.Joshua (of Joshua) Sturgis1 b. c 1762
 3.William (of Joshua) Sturgis1 b. c 1764
 4.John (of Joshua) Sturgis1 b. c 1766, d. c 1795
 5.Sarah Sturgis1 b. c 1768

Citations

  1. [S2148] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JW, 1790-1799, p. 8 (will of Joshua Sturgis, wife Rachel).

John (of Joshua) Sturgis1

M, b. circa 1766, d. circa 1795
FatherJoshua (of John III) Sturgis1 b. c 1737, d. b 26 Jul 1792
MotherRachel (-----)1 b. c 1740
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1766John (of Joshua) Sturgis was born circa 1766 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Tax list*1783He was on the tax list in 1783 at Wicomico Hundred, Worcester Co, MD.2 
Tax list1783He was on the tax list in 1783 at Wicomico Hundred, Worcester Co, MD. He had 1M and 4F with tracts Friend's Godwill and Winder's Addition.2 
Will - Father's*19 November 1786John was named in his father's will on 19 November 1786 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Joshua Sturgis gave son John land. To son William 200 acres of land bounded by Wm. Horsey. To wife Rachel to be Extr. To son Joshua land an to be Extr. To daughters Molly Richardson & Sarah Duett. Witt: Joseph Dashiell (dec'd by 1792), Shadrack Couch (moved out of state by 1792) and Nancy Martin.1 
Marriage*circa 1790He married Susanna (-----) circa 1790 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Death*circa 1795John (of Joshua) Sturgis died circa 1795 at Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as John Sturigs, wife Susanna. Next of Kin were Joshua Sturgis and Molly Richardson.2 

Family

Susanna (-----) b. c 1770

Citations

  1. [S2148] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JW, 1790-1799, p. 8 (will of Joshua Sturgis, wife Rachel).
  2. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 12 (#52 Joshua Sturgis).

William (of Joshua) Sturgis1

M, b. circa 1764
FatherJoshua (of John III) Sturgis1 b. c 1737, d. b 26 Jul 1792
MotherRachel (-----)1 b. c 1740
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1764William (of Joshua) Sturgis was born circa 1764 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*19 November 1786William was named in his father's will on 19 November 1786 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Joshua Sturgis gave son John land. To son William 200 acres of land bounded by Wm. Horsey. To wife Rachel to be Extr. To son Joshua land an to be Extr. To daughters Molly Richardson & Sarah Duett. Witt: Joseph Dashiell (dec'd by 1792), Shadrack Couch (moved out of state by 1792) and Nancy Martin.1 

Citations

  1. [S2148] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JW, 1790-1799, p. 8 (will of Joshua Sturgis, wife Rachel).

Joshua (of Joshua) Sturgis1

M, b. circa 1762
FatherJoshua (of John III) Sturgis1 b. c 1737, d. b 26 Jul 1792
MotherRachel (-----)1 b. c 1740
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1762Joshua (of Joshua) Sturgis was born circa 1762 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*19 November 1786Joshua was named in his father's will on 19 November 1786 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Joshua Sturgis gave son John land. To son William 200 acres of land bounded by Wm. Horsey. To wife Rachel to be Extr. To son Joshua land an to be Extr. To daughters Molly Richardson & Sarah Duett. Witt: Joseph Dashiell (dec'd by 1792), Shadrack Couch (moved out of state by 1792) and Nancy Martin.1 

Citations

  1. [S2148] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JW, 1790-1799, p. 8 (will of Joshua Sturgis, wife Rachel).

Sarah Sturgis1

F, b. circa 1768
FatherJoshua (of John III) Sturgis1 b. c 1737, d. b 26 Jul 1792
MotherRachel (-----)1 b. c 1740
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1768Sarah Sturgis was born circa 1768 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*before 19 November 1786She married (-----) Duer before 19 November 1786 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*19 November 1786Sarah was named in her father's will on 19 November 1786 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Joshua Sturgis gave son John land. To son William 200 acres of land bounded by Wm. Horsey. To wife Rachel to be Extr. To son Joshua land an to be Extr. To daughters Molly Richardson & Sarah Duett. Witt: Joseph Dashiell (dec'd by 1792), Shadrack Couch (moved out of state by 1792) and Nancy Martin.1 
Married Namebefore 19 November 1786 As of before 19 November 1786,her married name was Duer. 

Family

(-----) Duer b. c 1760

Citations

  1. [S2148] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JW, 1790-1799, p. 8 (will of Joshua Sturgis, wife Rachel).

(-----) Duer1

M, b. circa 1760
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1760(-----) Duer was born circa 1760 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*before 19 November 1786He married Sarah Sturgis, daughter of Joshua (of John III) Sturgis and Rachel (-----), before 19 November 1786 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Sarah Sturgis b. c 1768

Citations

  1. [S2148] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JW, 1790-1799, p. 8 (will of Joshua Sturgis, wife Rachel).

(-----) Richardson1

M, b. circa 1760
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1760(-----) Richardson was born circa 1760 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*before 19 November 1786He married Polly 'Molly' (of Joshua) Sturgis, daughter of Joshua (of John III) Sturgis and Rachel (-----), before 19 November 1786 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2148] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JW, 1790-1799, p. 8 (will of Joshua Sturgis, wife Rachel).

Susanna (-----)1

F, b. circa 1770
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1770Susanna (-----) was born circa 1770 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1790She married John (of Joshua) Sturgis, son of Joshua (of John III) Sturgis and Rachel (-----), circa 1790 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1790 As of circa 1790,her married name was Sturgis. 

Family

John (of Joshua) Sturgis b. c 1766, d. c 1795

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 12 (#52 Joshua Sturgis).

John (of Jonathan) Sturgis1

M, b. before 1702, d. before 31 May 1746
FatherJonathan (of John I) Sturgis2 b. c 1666, d. 1721
MotherElizabeth Stockley2 b. c 1686, d. b 12 Oct 1745
ChartsDescendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*before 1702John (of Jonathan) Sturgis was born before 1702.1 
Est Settm't Father's*1723He was named in the settlement of his father's estate in 1723 at Kent Co, DE. He was shown as of age in 1723 as heir to his father Jonathan's estate.2 
Death*before 31 May 1746He died before 31 May 1746 at Kent Co, DE.2 

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 3 (#18 Jonathan Sturgis).
  2. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 3 (#18 John Sturgis).

Tabitha (of Jonathan) Sturgis1

F, b. circa 1704
FatherJonathan (of John I) Sturgis1 b. c 1666, d. 1721
MotherElizabeth Stockley1 b. c 1686, d. b 12 Oct 1745
ChartsDescendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1704Tabitha (of Jonathan) Sturgis was born circa 1704.1 
Marriage*before 31 May 1746She married Jonas Eddenfield before 31 May 1746.1 
Married Namebefore 31 May 1746 As of before 31 May 1746,her married name was Eddenfield. 

Family

Jonas Eddenfield b. c 1705, d. b 1747

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 3 (#17 Tabitha Sturgis).

Jonas Eddenfield1

M, b. circa 1705, d. before 1747
ChartsDescendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1705Jonas Eddenfield was born circa 1705.1 
Marriage*before 31 May 1746He married Tabitha (of Jonathan) Sturgis, daughter of Jonathan (of John I) Sturgis and Elizabeth Stockley, before 31 May 1746.1 
Death*before 1747Jonas Eddenfield died before 1747.1 

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 3 (#17 Tabitha Sturgis).

Betty (of Jonathan) Sturgis1

F, b. circa 1706
FatherJonathan (of John I) Sturgis1 b. c 1666, d. 1721
MotherElizabeth Stockley1 b. c 1686, d. b 12 Oct 1745
ChartsDescendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1706Betty (of Jonathan) Sturgis was born circa 1706.1 
Marriage*before 31 May 1746She married Phenwick Champney before 31 May 1746.1 
Married Namebefore 31 May 1746 As of before 31 May 1746,her married name was Champney. 

Family

Phenwick Champney b. c 1700

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 3 (#16 Betty Sturgis).

Phenwick Champney1

M, b. circa 1700
ChartsDescendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1700Phenwick Champney was born circa 1700.1 
Marriage*before 31 May 1746He married Betty (of Jonathan) Sturgis, daughter of Jonathan (of John I) Sturgis and Elizabeth Stockley, before 31 May 1746.1 

Family

Betty (of Jonathan) Sturgis b. c 1706

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 3 (#16 Betty Sturgis).

William (of Jonathan) Sturgis1

M, b. circa 1720, d. after 1755
FatherJonathan (of John I) Sturgis1 b. c 1666, d. 1721
MotherElizabeth Stockley1 b. c 1686, d. b 12 Oct 1745
ChartsDescendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1720William (of Jonathan) Sturgis was born circa 1720 at Kent Co, DE.1 
Anecdote*31 May 1746 William Sturgis was of age on this date.1 
Death*after 1755He died after 1755.1 

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 3 (#21 William Sturgis).

Richard (of Jonathan) Sturgis1

M, b. before 1725, d. 1748
FatherJonathan (of John I) Sturgis1 b. c 1666, d. 1721
MotherElizabeth Stockley1 b. c 1686, d. b 12 Oct 1745
ChartsDescendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*before 1725Richard (of Jonathan) Sturgis was born before 1725 at Kent Co, DE.1 
Anecdote*31 May 1746 Richard Sturgis was of age on this date.1 
Death*1748He died in 1748 at Lackawanna Co, PA.1 

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 3 (#21 William Sturgis).

Daniel (of Daniel?) Sturgis1

M, b. circa 1702, d. before 11 June 1755
FatherDaniel (of John I) Sturgis1 b. a 1667, d. b 7 Jun 1726
MotherElizabeth (-----)1 b. c 1670
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1702Daniel (of Daniel?) Sturgis was born circa 1702 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Witnessed*4 October 1752Daniel witnessed a will on 4 October 1752 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that John Brickhouse, Richard 'X' Sturgis and Danile 'X' Sturgis witnessed the will of Jacob Sturgis, wife Adah.2 
Death*before 11 June 1755He died before 11 June 1755 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Daniel Sturgis was granted to Baily Scott with Moses Griffith posting a £50 bond. Appraisers: William Bell, John Brickhouse, Charles Carpenter and Thomas Grice.3 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 363 (adm of Daniel Sturgis to Baily Scott).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 353 (will of Jacob Sturgis, wife Adah).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 363 & 381 (adm of Daniel Sturgis to Baily Scott).

Richard (of Daniel?) Sturgis1

M, b. circa 1705
FatherDaniel (of John I) Sturgis1 b. a 1667, d. b 7 Jun 1726
MotherElizabeth (-----)1 b. c 1670
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1705Richard (of Daniel?) Sturgis was born circa 1705 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Witnessed*11 December 1750Richard witnessed a will on 11 December 1750 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that George 'X' Bell, Henry Bryant and Richard 'X' Sturges witnessed the will of John Pettit Sr.2 
Appraiser*9 October 1751Richard was named as an appraiser of an estate on 9 October 1751 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that John Brickhouse, John Roberts, William Tankard & Richard Sturgis were named to appraise the estate of Tatham Scott.3 
Will - Brother's*4 October 1752Richard was named in his brother's will on 4 October 1752 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that John Brickhouse, Richard 'X' Sturgis and Danile 'X' Sturgis witnessed the will of Jacob Sturgis, wife Adah.4 

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 3 (#29 Richard Sturgis).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 332 (will of John Pettit Sr.).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 359 (estate of Tatham Scott).
  4. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 353 (will of Jacob Sturgis, wife Adah).

Sarah Sturgis1

F, b. circa 1765
FatherWilliam (of Jacob) Sturgis1 b. c 1735
MotherPeggy (114) Gascoigne1 b. c 1742
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1765Sarah Sturgis was born circa 1765 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Grfath's*18 March 1772Sarah was named in her grandfather's will on 18 March 1772 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Henry Gascoigne gave to my son Henry the 375 A. remaining part of my tract in Church Neck on Hungars River whereon I now dwell (the other 150 A. having been previously deeded to my son William). To my grandchildren Sarah, Anne and Peggy Sturgis £5 each. To my dau. Peggy Sturgis £5. To my grandchildren Margaret and Rachel Gascoigne £5 between them. To my son Henry and my dau. Sarah Gascoigne ns. Levy, Daniel, Pegg and her children, Sam and George. Loving wife Sarah, son Henry and dau. Sarah resid. legatees. Wife and son Henry extrs. Witt: Griffin Stith, Robert Davy, George 'X' Russell.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 435 (will of Henry Gascoigne, wife Sarah).

Anne Sturgis1

F, b. circa 1767
FatherWilliam (of Jacob) Sturgis1 b. c 1735
MotherPeggy (114) Gascoigne1 b. c 1742
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1767Anne Sturgis was born circa 1767 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*18 March 1772Anne was named in her father's will on 18 March 1772 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Henry Gascoigne gave to my son Henry the 375 A. remaining part of my tract in Church Neck on Hungars River whereon I now dwell (the other 150 A. having been previously deeded to my son William). To my grandchildren Sarah, Anne and Peggy Sturgis £5 each. To my dau. Peggy Sturgis £5. To my grandchildren Margaret and Rachel Gascoigne £5 between them. To my son Henry and my dau. Sarah Gascoigne ns. Levy, Daniel, Pegg and her children, Sam and George. Loving wife Sarah, son Henry and dau. Sarah resid. legatees. Wife and son Henry extrs. Witt: Griffin Stith, Robert Davy, George 'X' Russell.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 435 (will of Henry Gascoigne, wife Sarah).

Peggy Sturgis1

F, b. circa 1769
FatherWilliam (of Jacob) Sturgis1 b. c 1735
MotherPeggy (114) Gascoigne1 b. c 1742
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1769Peggy Sturgis was born circa 1769 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Grfath's*18 March 1772Peggy was named in her grandfather's will on 18 March 1772 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Henry Gascoigne gave to my son Henry the 375 A. remaining part of my tract in Church Neck on Hungars River whereon I now dwell (the other 150 A. having been previously deeded to my son William). To my grandchildren Sarah, Anne and Peggy Sturgis £5 each. To my dau. Peggy Sturgis £5. To my grandchildren Margaret and Rachel Gascoigne £5 between them. To my son Henry and my dau. Sarah Gascoigne ns. Levy, Daniel, Pegg and her children, Sam and George. Loving wife Sarah, son Henry and dau. Sarah resid. legatees. Wife and son Henry extrs. Witt: Griffin Stith, Robert Davy, George 'X' Russell.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 435 (will of Henry Gascoigne, wife Sarah).

Margaret Gascoigne1

F, b. circa 1770
FatherWilliam (113) Gascoigne1 b. c 1740, d. b 10 Mar 1772
MotherAnne Harmanson1 b. c 1745
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Thomas Harmanson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1770Margaret Gascoigne was born circa 1770 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Grfath's*18 March 1772Margaret was named in her grandfather's will on 18 March 1772 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Henry Gascoigne gave to my son Henry the 375 A. remaining part of my tract in Church Neck on Hungars River whereon I now dwell (the other 150 A. having been previously deeded to my son William). To my grandchildren Sarah, Anne and Peggy Sturgis £5 each. To my dau. Peggy Sturgis £5. To my grandchildren Margaret and Rachel Gascoigne £5 between them. To my son Henry and my dau. Sarah Gascoigne ns. Levy, Daniel, Pegg and her children, Sam and George. Loving wife Sarah, son Henry and dau. Sarah resid. legatees. Wife and son Henry extrs. Witt: Griffin Stith, Robert Davy, George 'X' Russell.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 435 (will of Henry Gascoigne, wife Sarah).

Mary Stout1

F, b. circa 1720, d. before 1752
ChartsDescendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1720Mary Stout was born circa 1720.1 
Marriage*before 31 May 1746She married Stockley (of Jonathan) Sturgis, son of Jonathan (of John I) Sturgis and Elizabeth Stockley, before 31 May 1746.1 
Married Namebefore 31 May 1746 As of before 31 May 1746,her married name was Sturgis. 
Death*before 1752Mary Stout died before 1752.1 

Family

Stockley (of Jonathan) Sturgis b. b 1718, d. 1787

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 4 (#20 Stockley Sturgis).

Phebe (-----)1

F, b. circa 1730
ChartsDescendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1730Phebe (-----) was born circa 1730.1 
Marriage*before 1759She married Stockley (of Jonathan) Sturgis, son of Jonathan (of John I) Sturgis and Elizabeth Stockley, before 1759.1 
Married Namebefore 1759 As of before 1759,her married name was Sturgis. 

Family

Stockley (of Jonathan) Sturgis b. b 1718, d. 1787

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 4 (#20 Stockley Sturgis).

Sarah Levick1

F, b. circa 1740
ChartsDescendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1740Sarah Levick was born circa 1740.1 
Marriage*before 1765She married Stockley (of Jonathan) Sturgis, son of Jonathan (of John I) Sturgis and Elizabeth Stockley, before 1765.1 
Married Namebefore 1765 As of before 1765,her married name was Sturgis. 

Family

Stockley (of Jonathan) Sturgis b. b 1718, d. 1787
Children 1.Sarah Sturgis1 b. c 1766
 2.Stockley Sturgis1 b. c 1768

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 4 (#20 Stockley Sturgis).

Sarah Sturgis1

F, b. circa 1766
FatherStockley (of Jonathan) Sturgis1 b. b 1718, d. 1787
MotherSarah Levick1 b. c 1740
ChartsDescendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1766Sarah Sturgis was born circa 1766 at Kent Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 4 (#20 Stockley Sturgis).

Stockley Sturgis1

M, b. circa 1768
FatherStockley (of Jonathan) Sturgis1 b. b 1718, d. 1787
MotherSarah Levick1 b. c 1740
ChartsDescendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1768Stockley Sturgis was born circa 1768 at Kent Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 4 (#20 Stockley Sturgis).

(-----) (d/o Richard) Sturgis1

F, b. circa 1715
FatherRichard (of John II) Sturgis I (Worcester)1 b. c 1690, d. b 3 May 1743
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1695
Last Edited16 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1715(-----) (d/o Richard) Sturgis was born circa 1715 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1735She married (-----) Johnson circa 1735.1 
Married Namecirca 1735 As of circa 1735,her married name was Johnson. 

Family

(-----) Johnson b. c 1710
Child 1.Molly Sturgis Johnson1 b. b 1742

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 11 (#44 daughter of Richard Sturgis).

(-----) Johnson1

M, b. circa 1710
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1710(-----) Johnson was born circa 1710.1 
Marriage*circa 1735He married (-----) (d/o Richard) Sturgis, daughter of Richard (of John II) Sturgis I (Worcester) and (-----) (-----), circa 1735.1 

Family

(-----) (d/o Richard) Sturgis b. c 1715
Child 1.Molly Sturgis Johnson1 b. b 1742

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 11 (#44 daughter of Richard Sturgis).

Molly Sturgis Johnson1

F, b. before 1742
Father(-----) Johnson1 b. c 1710
Mother(-----) (d/o Richard) Sturgis1 b. c 1715
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*before 1742Molly Sturgis Johnson was born before 1742 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 11 (#44 daughter of Richard Sturgis).

(-----) (-----)1

F, b. circa 1695
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1695(-----) (-----) was born circa 1695.1 
Marriage*circa 1715She married Richard (of John II) Sturgis I (Worcester), son of John Sturgis II and Priscilla Hill, circa 1715.1 
Married Namecirca 1715 As of circa 1715,her married name was Sturgis. 

Family

Richard (of John II) Sturgis I (Worcester) b. c 1690, d. b 3 May 1743
Child 1.(-----) (d/o Richard) Sturgis+1 b. c 1715

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 11 (#44 daughter of Richard Sturgis).

William (of Wm) Sturgis Jr.1

M, b. circa 1724
FatherWilliam (of John II) Sturgis1 b. c 1694, d. b 20 Mar 1727
MotherElizabeth (-----)1 b. c 1700
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1724William (of Wm) Sturgis Jr. was born circa 1724 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1750He married Janet (-----) circa 1750.1 

Family

Janet (-----) b. c 1725
Child 1.Jacob (of Wm) Sturgis+1 b. c 1752, d. 1810

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 11 (#49 William Sturgis Jr.).

Janet (-----)1

F, b. circa 1725
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1725Janet (-----) was born circa 1725.1 
Marriage*circa 1750She married William (of Wm) Sturgis Jr., son of William (of John II) Sturgis and Elizabeth (-----), circa 1750.1 
Married Namecirca 1750 As of circa 1750,her married name was Sturgis. 

Family

William (of Wm) Sturgis Jr. b. c 1724
Child 1.Jacob (of Wm) Sturgis+1 b. c 1752, d. 1810

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 11 (#49 William Sturgis Jr.).

Jacob (of Wm) Sturgis1

M, b. circa 1752, d. 1810
FatherWilliam (of Wm) Sturgis Jr.1 b. c 1724
MotherJanet (-----)1 b. c 1725
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1752Jacob (of Wm) Sturgis was born circa 1752 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - GrUncle's*12 March 1773Jacob was named in his great-uncle's will on 12 March 1773 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Joshua Sturgis gave to wife Mary Sturgis (Extr) Negroes; Dinah, Nimrod, Big Samson and Nancy; furniture, saddle, bridle, £30. To daughter Martha Purnel Sturgis, tract Wickeness Neck, 500 acres, tract Sturgis's Addition to Timothy's Point, 95 acres, tract Comon Garden, house and lot in Snowhill, tract Castle Green, residue of moveable estate. If said daughter died without issue following lands to cousin Joshua Sturgis, son of Richard, 500 acres tract Weekoness Neck, Sturgis's Addition to Timothys Point. To cousin Jacob Sturgis, son of William Sturgis, tract Castle Green in event said daughter die without issue. To cousin Abraham Outten Sturgis, son of Jonathan Sturgis, tract Common Garden in the even my said daughter dies without issue. Residue of estate to daughter Martha Purnel Sturgis, but if she die in her minority above to my aforesaid two cousins. Witt: John Stewart; Thomas Sturgis; Levi Purnell. Mary Sturgis, widow, renounes the will and demands her 1/3.2 
Tax list*1774He was on the tax list in 1774 at Worcester Co, MD. He is shown with "Jacob's Lot" and "Friends Assistance."3 
Marriage*circa 1775He married Catherine (-----) circa 1775 at Worcester Co, MD.3 
Rev War Veteran*1777Jacob (of Wm) Sturgis served in the Revolutionary War in 1777 at Worcester Co, MD. Jacob was a Revolutionary Patriot.3 
Tax list1783He was on the tax list in 1783 at Worcester Co, MD. In 1783 he is shown with the same two tracts, 1M, 3F.3 
Death*1810He died in 1810 at Worcester Co, MD.3 

Family

Catherine (-----) b. c 1755
Marriage*circa 1775He married Catherine (-----) circa 1775 at Worcester Co, MD.3 
Children 1.Joshua (of Jacob) Sturgis3 b. c 1780, d. 1825
 2.Priscilla (of Jacob) Sturgis3 b. c 1782, d. b 1830
 3.Catharine (of Jacob) Sturgis3 b. c 1784

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 11 (#49 William Sturgis Jr.).
  2. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, MD Calendar of Wills Vol 16, 1774-1777, p. 22 (will of Joshua Sturgis, wife Mary).
  3. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 17 (#117 Jacob Sturgis).

Elizabeth Ball1

F, b. circa 1740, d. 1799
Last Edited30 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1740Elizabeth Ball was born circa 1740 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1760She married Stephen (of Richard) Sturgis I, son of Richard (of John II) Sturgis I (Worcester) and Eleanor (-----) (Watson or Jones), circa 1760 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1760 As of circa 1760,her married name was Sturgis. 
Will - Husb's*6 August 1798Elizabeth was named in her husband's will on 6 August 1798 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Stephen Sturgis gave wife Elizabeth plantation. To son Stephen plantation after death of his wife. To son Shadrack tract Worse Than Nothing, 50 acres. To granddaughter Sally Sturgis Hosier. To children Peter Sturgis, Mary Tarr and Easther Hudson. Daniel Jones and Jessee Bennett to divide estate. Witt: John Houston, Nancy Bennitt & Jessee Bennett.1 
Death*1799She died in 1799 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Stephen (of Richard) Sturgis I b. c 1734, d. b 12 Oct 1798
Children 1.Stephen Sturgis II1 b. c 1762
 2.Shadrack Sturgis1 b. c 1764, d. 1829
 3.Peter Sturgis1 b. c 1766
 4.(-----) (d/o Stephen) Sturgis+1 b. c 1768
 5.Mary Sturgis2 b. c 1770
 6.Esther Sturgis2 b. c 1772

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 9 (#41 Stephen Sturgis).
  2. [S2148] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JW, 1790-1799, p. 39 (will of Stephen Sturgis, wife Elizabeth).

Stephen Sturgis II1

M, b. circa 1762
FatherStephen (of Richard) Sturgis I1 b. c 1734, d. b 12 Oct 1798
MotherElizabeth Ball1 b. c 1740, d. 1799
Last Edited30 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1762Stephen Sturgis II was born circa 1762 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*6 August 1798Stephen was named in his father's will on 6 August 1798 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Stephen Sturgis gave wife Elizabeth plantation. To son Stephen plantation after death of his wife. To son Shadrack tract Worse Than Nothing, 50 acres. To granddaughter Sally Sturgis Hosier. To children Peter Sturgis, Mary Tarr and Easther Hudson. Daniel Jones and Jessee Bennett to divide estate. Witt: John Houston, Nancy Bennitt & Jessee Bennett.1 

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 9 (#41 Stephen Sturgis).

Shadrack Sturgis1

M, b. circa 1764, d. 1829
FatherStephen (of Richard) Sturgis I1 b. c 1734, d. b 12 Oct 1798
MotherElizabeth Ball1 b. c 1740, d. 1799
Last Edited30 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1764Shadrack Sturgis was born circa 1764 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*6 August 1798Shadrack was named in his father's will on 6 August 1798 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Stephen Sturgis gave wife Elizabeth plantation. To son Stephen plantation after death of his wife. To son Shadrack tract Worse Than Nothing, 50 acres. To granddaughter Sally Sturgis Hosier. To children Peter Sturgis, Mary Tarr and Easther Hudson. Daniel Jones and Jessee Bennett to divide estate. Witt: John Houston, Nancy Bennitt & Jessee Bennett.1 
Death*1829He died in 1829 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 9 (#41 Stephen Sturgis).

Peter Sturgis1

M, b. circa 1766
FatherStephen (of Richard) Sturgis I1 b. c 1734, d. b 12 Oct 1798
MotherElizabeth Ball1 b. c 1740, d. 1799
Last Edited30 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1766Peter Sturgis was born circa 1766 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*6 August 1798Peter was named in his father's will on 6 August 1798 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Stephen Sturgis gave wife Elizabeth plantation. To son Stephen plantation after death of his wife. To son Shadrack tract Worse Than Nothing, 50 acres. To granddaughter Sally Sturgis Hosier. To children Peter Sturgis, Mary Tarr and Easther Hudson. Daniel Jones and Jessee Bennett to divide estate. Witt: John Houston, Nancy Bennitt & Jessee Bennett.1 

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 9 (#41 Stephen Sturgis).

(-----) (d/o Stephen) Sturgis1

F, b. circa 1768
FatherStephen (of Richard) Sturgis I1 b. c 1734, d. b 12 Oct 1798
MotherElizabeth Ball1 b. c 1740, d. 1799
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1768(-----) (d/o Stephen) Sturgis was born circa 1768 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1790She married (-----) Hosier circa 1790 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Married Namecirca 1790 As of circa 1790,her married name was Hosier. 

Family

(-----) Hosier b. c 1765
Child 1.Sally Sturgis Hosier2 b. c 1792

Citations

  1. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 9 (#41 Stephen Sturgis).
  2. [S2148] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JW, 1790-1799, p. 39 (will of Stephen Sturgis, wife Elizabeth).

(-----) Hosier1

M, b. circa 1765
Last Edited30 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1765(-----) Hosier was born circa 1765 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1790He married (-----) (d/o Stephen) Sturgis, daughter of Stephen (of Richard) Sturgis I and Elizabeth Ball, circa 1790 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

(-----) (d/o Stephen) Sturgis b. c 1768
Child 1.Sally Sturgis Hosier1 b. c 1792

Citations

  1. [S2148] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JW, 1790-1799, p. 39 (will of Stephen Sturgis, wife Elizabeth).

Sally Sturgis Hosier1

F, b. circa 1792
Father(-----) Hosier1 b. c 1765
Mother(-----) (d/o Stephen) Sturgis1 b. c 1768
Last Edited30 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1792Sally Sturgis Hosier was born circa 1792 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Grfath's*6 August 1798Sally was named in her grandfather's will on 6 August 1798 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Stephen Sturgis gave wife Elizabeth plantation. To son Stephen plantation after death of his wife. To son Shadrack tract Worse Than Nothing, 50 acres. To granddaughter Sally Sturgis Hosier. To children Peter Sturgis, Mary Tarr and Easther Hudson. Daniel Jones and Jessee Bennett to divide estate. Witt: John Houston, Nancy Bennitt & Jessee Bennett.1 

Citations

  1. [S2148] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JW, 1790-1799, p. 39 (will of Stephen Sturgis, wife Elizabeth).

Mary Sturgis1

F, b. circa 1770
FatherStephen (of Richard) Sturgis I1 b. c 1734, d. b 12 Oct 1798
MotherElizabeth Ball1 b. c 1740, d. 1799
Last Edited30 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1770Mary Sturgis was born circa 1770 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1790She married (-----) Tarr circa 1790 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1790 As of circa 1790,her married name was Tarr. 
Will - Father's*6 August 1798Mary was named in her father's will on 6 August 1798 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Stephen Sturgis gave wife Elizabeth plantation. To son Stephen plantation after death of his wife. To son Shadrack tract Worse Than Nothing, 50 acres. To granddaughter Sally Sturgis Hosier. To children Peter Sturgis, Mary Tarr and Easther Hudson. Daniel Jones and Jessee Bennett to divide estate. Witt: John Houston, Nancy Bennitt & Jessee Bennett.1 

Family

(-----) Tarr b. c 1770

Citations

  1. [S2148] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JW, 1790-1799, p. 39 (will of Stephen Sturgis, wife Elizabeth).

(-----) Tarr1

M, b. circa 1770
Last Edited30 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1770(-----) Tarr was born circa 1770 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1790He married Mary Sturgis, daughter of Stephen (of Richard) Sturgis I and Elizabeth Ball, circa 1790 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Mary Sturgis b. c 1770

Citations

  1. [S2148] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JW, 1790-1799, p. 39 (will of Stephen Sturgis, wife Elizabeth).

Esther Sturgis1

F, b. circa 1772
FatherStephen (of Richard) Sturgis I1 b. c 1734, d. b 12 Oct 1798
MotherElizabeth Ball1 b. c 1740, d. 1799
Last Edited30 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1772Esther Sturgis was born circa 1772 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1792She married Samuel Hudson circa 1792 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1792 As of circa 1792,her married name was Hudson. 
Will - Father's*6 August 1798Esther was named in her father's will on 6 August 1798 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Stephen Sturgis gave wife Elizabeth plantation. To son Stephen plantation after death of his wife. To son Shadrack tract Worse Than Nothing, 50 acres. To granddaughter Sally Sturgis Hosier. To children Peter Sturgis, Mary Tarr and Easther Hudson. Daniel Jones and Jessee Bennett to divide estate. Witt: John Houston, Nancy Bennitt & Jessee Bennett.1 

Family

Samuel Hudson b. c 1770

Citations

  1. [S2148] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JW, 1790-1799, p. 39 (will of Stephen Sturgis, wife Elizabeth).

Samuel Hudson1,2

M, b. circa 1770
Last Edited30 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1770Samuel Hudson was born circa 1770 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1792He married Esther Sturgis, daughter of Stephen (of Richard) Sturgis I and Elizabeth Ball, circa 1792 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Esther Sturgis b. c 1772

Citations

  1. [S2148] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JW, 1790-1799, p. 39 (will of Stephen Sturgis, wife Elizabeth).
  2. [S2772] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., The Sturgis family was researched and compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Initial information comes from Floyd L. Otter, Origins of the Sturgis Family in Virginia & Maryland, Ash Tree Echo, Jan. 1979, Vol. XIV, Issue 1, p. 38-43. This was augmented and updated with input from Gerald Collins, Frank Courtney, Kay Davis, Linda Harrison, and Judy Stell, as well as published abstracts (many within the last 10 years) of various records of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia: probate, deeds, tax lists, patriot information, etc., p. 9 (#41 Stephen Sturgis).

George (of Micajah) Selby1

M, b. circa 1795
FatherMicajah (of Zadock) Selby1 b. a 1774, d. b 5 May 1820
MotherZilpah Lane1 b. c 1770
Last Edited30 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1795George (of Micajah) Selby was born circa 1795 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*7 March 1820George was named in his father's will on 7 March 1820 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Micajah Selby gave to sons George, James, Zadock and John. To daughters Sally and Betsy. To wife Zilph lands. To grandson Micajah Selby. Witt: Stephen Sturgis, William T. Stevenson & Anthony D. Sturgis.1 

Citations

  1. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 32 (will of Micajah Selby, wife Zilpha).

James W. (of Micajah) Selby1

M, b. circa 1797, d. before 6 February 1893
FatherMicajah (of Zadock) Selby1 b. a 1774, d. b 5 May 1820
MotherZilpah Lane1 b. c 1770
Last Edited31 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1797James W. (of Micajah) Selby was born circa 1797 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*9 February 1820He married Gertrude Sturgis on 9 February 1820 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as James Selby and Gertrude Sturgis.2,3 
Will - Father's*7 March 1820James was named in his father's will on 7 March 1820 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Micajah Selby gave to sons George, James, Zadock and John. To daughters Sally and Betsy. To wife Zilph lands. To grandson Micajah Selby. Witt: Stephen Sturgis, William T. Stevenson & Anthony D. Sturgis.1 
Census head*24 August 1850James was listed as a head of household in the census of 24 August 1850 at 2nd District, Campbell Co, KY. Family #610 was headed by James W. Selby, a 52 year old farmer, born in MD. Listed with him were Gertrude Selby, age 49, born in MD; Catharine Selby, age 17, born in Ohio; John H. Selby, age 14, born in Ohio; Wm. Selby, age 12, born in Ohio; Samule Selby, age 7, born in KY; and Wm. Camery, age 28, born in Ohio.4 
Wedding Anniversary22 January 1889He wedding anniversary Gertrude Sturgis on 22 January 1889 at Campbell Co, KY. Marriage Anniversary - Three Score and Ten Years of Happy Married Life - Probably the oldest married couple living in Campbell County, KY, today is James W. Selby and Gertrude Selby his wife. Mrs. Selby's maiden name was Gertrude Sturges. They were united in marriage near Snow Hill, Worcester Co, MD, on 22 January 1819, and on 22nd of this monty, at their home in California, KY, they celebrated the seventieth anniversary of that happy day. There were the parents of ten children, five boys and five girls, seven of whom are still living. They left Baltimore, MD in August 1823, coming over the Alleghenies in a wagon to Pittsburg, thence down the Ohio River in a skiff rowed by themselves, landing at Point Pleasant, Ohio, where they made their home until 1831 when they removed to Moscow. After a few years residence at Moscow the removed to Camplell County, KY where at California, they still reside. They have been life long, consistent and devoted members of the M.E. Church. At their anniversary there were present three children, ten grandchildren and three great grandchildren. The family now numbers ten children, sixty-five grandchildren, one hundred and twenty great grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. This happy old couple spite of their years (Mr. Selby being ninety and Mrs. Selby eighty-nine years of age) are in the enjoyment of excellent health in the every day duties of life. Mrs. Selby in never idle and when not engaged in household duties is employed in sewing or knitting and as late as a week since fit and made a dress for herself. Gray hairs are scarcely noticeable in the heads of either, and now though far down the wester slope of life still at this grand old age they are happy as in youth, blessed with a peace coming from a good conscience and health and memory the sure reward of well spent lives. Parents you have done you work well. (Source: Newspaper articale written by J.I.S., California, Ky, Jan. 22, 1889 & posted to Ancestry.com by DRWade145 on 18 Jan 2016.) 
Death*before 6 February 1893James W. (of Micajah) Selby died before 6 February 1893 at Campbell Co, KY. Mr. Selby died between 23 Oct 1892 and 6 Feb 1893 when an allowance was ordered paid to James Shelby (sic) but returned "for Jas. Selby dec'd" per Campbell Co., KY, Court records, Oct and Feb Court terms.2 

Family

Gertrude Sturgis b. 1802, d. 10 Sep 1892
Children 1.Edickzen 'Genie' Selby+5 b. 25 Nov 1821, d. 23 Nov 1876
 2.Sarah R. Selby5 b. 1823, d. a 1880
 3.Elizabeth A. Selby5 b. 1826, d. 1872
 4.James Israel Selby5 b. 29 Nov 1827, d. 1903
 5.Nathaniel Collins Selby5 b. 1829, d. 1900
 6.Mary Mitchell Selby6 b. 7 Jul 1832, d. 30 Jan 1916
 7.Catharine Selby4 b. c 1833, d. a 1880
 8.John Henry Selby4 b. 13 Dec 1835, d. 21 Nov 1911
 9.William Selby4 b. 17 Nov 1838, d. 24 Dec 1918
 10.Samuel or Lemuel Selby4 b. c 1843

Citations

  1. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 32 (will of Micajah Selby, wife Zilpha).
  2. [S2259] findagrave.com, Find A Grave Memorial# 122589853 (Gertrude Sturges Selby).
  3. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Campbell Co, KY.
  5. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Hunt Family Tree, owner David Hunt.
  6. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Mary M Lindsey in the Kentucky, Death Records, 1852-1964.

Zadock (of Micajah) Selby1

M, b. circa 1799
FatherMicajah (of Zadock) Selby1 b. a 1774, d. b 5 May 1820
MotherZilpah Lane1 b. c 1770
Last Edited30 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1799Zadock (of Micajah) Selby was born circa 1799 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*7 March 1820Zadock was named in his father's will on 7 March 1820 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Micajah Selby gave to sons George, James, Zadock and John. To daughters Sally and Betsy. To wife Zilph lands. To grandson Micajah Selby. Witt: Stephen Sturgis, William T. Stevenson & Anthony D. Sturgis.1 

Citations

  1. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 32 (will of Micajah Selby, wife Zilpha).

John (of Micajah) Selby1

M, b. circa 1801
FatherMicajah (of Zadock) Selby1 b. a 1774, d. b 5 May 1820
MotherZilpah Lane1 b. c 1770
Last Edited30 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1801John (of Micajah) Selby was born circa 1801 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*7 March 1820John was named in his father's will on 7 March 1820 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Micajah Selby gave to sons George, James, Zadock and John. To daughters Sally and Betsy. To wife Zilph lands. To grandson Micajah Selby. Witt: Stephen Sturgis, William T. Stevenson & Anthony D. Sturgis.1 

Citations

  1. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 32 (will of Micajah Selby, wife Zilpha).

Sally (of Micajah) Selby1

F, b. circa 1803
FatherMicajah (of Zadock) Selby1 b. a 1774, d. b 5 May 1820
MotherZilpah Lane1 b. c 1770
Last Edited30 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1803Sally (of Micajah) Selby was born circa 1803 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*7 March 1820Sally was named in her father's will on 7 March 1820 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Micajah Selby gave to sons George, James, Zadock and John. To daughters Sally and Betsy. To wife Zilph lands. To grandson Micajah Selby. Witt: Stephen Sturgis, William T. Stevenson & Anthony D. Sturgis.1 

Citations

  1. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 32 (will of Micajah Selby, wife Zilpha).

Betsy (of Micajah) Selby1

F, b. circa 1805
FatherMicajah (of Zadock) Selby1 b. a 1774, d. b 5 May 1820
MotherZilpah Lane1 b. c 1770
Last Edited30 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1805Betsy (of Micajah) Selby was born circa 1805 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*7 March 1820Betsy was named in her father's will on 7 March 1820 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Micajah Selby gave to sons George, James, Zadock and John. To daughters Sally and Betsy. To wife Zilph lands. To grandson Micajah Selby. Witt: Stephen Sturgis, William T. Stevenson & Anthony D. Sturgis.1 

Citations

  1. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 32 (will of Micajah Selby, wife Zilpha).

Rowland Beavans Junior1

M, b. circa 1790
Last Edited30 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1790Rowland Beavans Junior was born circa 1790 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*1 March 1811He married Priscilla (of Lemuel) Selby, daughter of Lemuel (of Wm of Thos) Selby and Elizabeth Broughton, on 1 March 1811 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Priscilla (of Lemuel) Selby b. c 1784

Citations

  1. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Anna (of Lemuel) Selby1

F, b. circa 1786
FatherLemuel (of Wm of Thos) Selby1 b. c 1758, d. b 7 Mar 1820
MotherElizabeth Broughton1 b. c 1760
Last Edited30 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1786Anna (of Lemuel) Selby was born circa 1786 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1810She married (-----) Jones circa 1810 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1810 As of circa 1810,her married name was Jones. 
Will - Father's*24 January 1820Anna was named in her father's will on 24 January 1820 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Lemuel Selby gave to wife Elizabeth Broughton Selby house & lot in Snow Hill bought out of estate of Joshua Matthews. To son James Bacon Selby plantation where son John Selby lives given me by my brother Ezekiel Selby 150 acres, 100 acres bought of Major White, Extr. To children Priscilla Beavans, John Selby, Anna Jones & Levinia Silverthorn. Witt: Thomas H. Handy, Charles Bennett & David Richardson.1 

Family

(-----) Jones b. c 1785

Citations

  1. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 31 (will of Lemuel Selby, wife Elizabeth Broughton Selby).

(-----) Jones1

M, b. circa 1785
Last Edited30 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1785(-----) Jones was born circa 1785 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1810He married Anna (of Lemuel) Selby, daughter of Lemuel (of Wm of Thos) Selby and Elizabeth Broughton, circa 1810 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Anna (of Lemuel) Selby b. c 1786

Citations

  1. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 31 (will of Lemuel Selby, wife Elizabeth Broughton Selby).

James Bacon (of Lemuel) Selby1

M, b. circa 1780
FatherLemuel (of Wm of Thos) Selby1 b. c 1758, d. b 7 Mar 1820
MotherElizabeth Broughton1 b. c 1760
Last Edited30 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1780James Bacon (of Lemuel) Selby was born circa 1780 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*24 January 1820James was named in his father's will on 24 January 1820 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Lemuel Selby gave to wife Elizabeth Broughton Selby house & lot in Snow Hill bought out of estate of Joshua Matthews. To son James Bacon Selby plantation where son John Selby lives given me by my brother Ezekiel Selby 150 acres, 100 acres bought of Major White, Extr. To children Priscilla Beavans, John Selby, Anna Jones & Levinia Silverthorn. Witt: Thomas H. Handy, Charles Bennett & David Richardson.1 

Citations

  1. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 31 (will of Lemuel Selby, wife Elizabeth Broughton Selby).

Gertrude Sturgis1

F, b. 1802, d. 10 September 1892
Last Edited31 Oct 2017
Birth*1802Gertrude Sturgis was born in 1802 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*9 February 1820She married James W. (of Micajah) Selby, son of Micajah (of Zadock) Selby and Zilpah Lane, on 9 February 1820 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as James Selby and Gertrude Sturgis.1,2 
Married Name9 February 1820 As of 9 February 1820,her married name was Selby. 
Census w/husband*24 August 1850Gertrude was listed with her husband in the census of 24 August 1850 at 2nd District, Campbell Co, KY. Family #610 was headed by James W. Selby, a 52 year old farmer, born in MD. Listed with him were Gertrude Selby, age 49, born in MD; Catharine Selby, age 17, born in Ohio; John H. Selby, age 14, born in Ohio; Wm. Selby, age 12, born in Ohio; Samule Selby, age 7, born in KY; and Wm. Camery, age 28, born in Ohio.3 
Wedding Anniversary22 January 1889She wedding anniversary James W. (of Micajah) Selby, son of Micajah (of Zadock) Selby and Zilpah Lane, on 22 January 1889 at Campbell Co, KY. Marriage Anniversary - Three Score and Ten Years of Happy Married Life - Probably the oldest married couple living in Campbell County, KY, today is James W. Selby and Gertrude Selby his wife. Mrs. Selby's maiden name was Gertrude Sturges. They were united in marriage near Snow Hill, Worcester Co, MD, on 22 January 1819, and on 22nd of this monty, at their home in California, KY, they celebrated the seventieth anniversary of that happy day. There were the parents of ten children, five boys and five girls, seven of whom are still living. They left Baltimore, MD in August 1823, coming over the Alleghenies in a wagon to Pittsburg, thence down the Ohio River in a skiff rowed by themselves, landing at Point Pleasant, Ohio, where they made their home until 1831 when they removed to Moscow. After a few years residence at Moscow the removed to Camplell County, KY where at California, they still reside. They have been life long, consistent and devoted members of the M.E. Church. At their anniversary there were present three children, ten grandchildren and three great grandchildren. The family now numbers ten children, sixty-five grandchildren, one hundred and twenty great grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. This happy old couple spite of their years (Mr. Selby being ninety and Mrs. Selby eighty-nine years of age) are in the enjoyment of excellent health in the every day duties of life. Mrs. Selby in never idle and when not engaged in household duties is employed in sewing or knitting and as late as a week since fit and made a dress for herself. Gray hairs are scarcely noticeable in the heads of either, and now though far down the wester slope of life still at this grand old age they are happy as in youth, blessed with a peace coming from a good conscience and health and memory the sure reward of well spent lives. Parents you have done you work well. (Source: Newspaper articale written by J.I.S., California, Ky, Jan. 22, 1889 & posted to Ancestry.com by DRWade145 on 18 Jan 2016.) 
Death*10 September 1892Gertrude Sturgis died on 10 September 1892 at California, Campbell Co, KY. Death of a Pioneer - Mrs. Gertrude Shelby (sic), one of Campbell county's pioneer citizens, died last Saturday evening at 6 o'clock, at her home in California from old age. She was ninety-three years of age, and leaves a husband, Mr. James Shelby (sic), aged ninety-five to mourn her loss. They were the oldest couple in the county. Her funeral took place this morning at 9:30 o'clock from the M. E. Church South in that place, and after the services the remains were taken to Moscow, O., for interment. (Source: Kentucky Journal, Saturday, September 12, 1892.)1 
Burial*Gertrude was buried at Moscow Cemetery, Moscow, Clermont Co, KY.1 

Family

James W. (of Micajah) Selby b. c 1797, d. b 6 Feb 1893
Marriage*9 February 1820She married James W. (of Micajah) Selby, son of Micajah (of Zadock) Selby and Zilpah Lane, on 9 February 1820 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as James Selby and Gertrude Sturgis.1,2 
Wedding Anniversary22 January 1889Gertrude Sturgis wedding anniversary James W. (of Micajah) Selby, son of Micajah (of Zadock) Selby and Zilpah Lane, on 22 January 1889 at Campbell Co, KY. Marriage Anniversary - Three Score and Ten Years of Happy Married Life - Probably the oldest married couple living in Campbell County, KY, today is James W. Selby and Gertrude Selby his wife. Mrs. Selby's maiden name was Gertrude Sturges. They were united in marriage near Snow Hill, Worcester Co, MD, on 22 January 1819, and on 22nd of this monty, at their home in California, KY, they celebrated the seventieth anniversary of that happy day. There were the parents of ten children, five boys and five girls, seven of whom are still living. They left Baltimore, MD in August 1823, coming over the Alleghenies in a wagon to Pittsburg, thence down the Ohio River in a skiff rowed by themselves, landing at Point Pleasant, Ohio, where they made their home until 1831 when they removed to Moscow. After a few years residence at Moscow the removed to Camplell County, KY where at California, they still reside. They have been life long, consistent and devoted members of the M.E. Church. At their anniversary there were present three children, ten grandchildren and three great grandchildren. The family now numbers ten children, sixty-five grandchildren, one hundred and twenty great grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. This happy old couple spite of their years (Mr. Selby being ninety and Mrs. Selby eighty-nine years of age) are in the enjoyment of excellent health in the every day duties of life. Mrs. Selby in never idle and when not engaged in household duties is employed in sewing or knitting and as late as a week since fit and made a dress for herself. Gray hairs are scarcely noticeable in the heads of either, and now though far down the wester slope of life still at this grand old age they are happy as in youth, blessed with a peace coming from a good conscience and health and memory the sure reward of well spent lives. Parents you have done you work well. (Source: Newspaper articale written by J.I.S., California, Ky, Jan. 22, 1889 & posted to Ancestry.com by DRWade145 on 18 Jan 2016.) 
Children 1.Edickzen 'Genie' Selby+4 b. 25 Nov 1821, d. 23 Nov 1876
 2.Sarah R. Selby4 b. 1823, d. a 1880
 3.Elizabeth A. Selby4 b. 1826, d. 1872
 4.James Israel Selby4 b. 29 Nov 1827, d. 1903
 5.Nathaniel Collins Selby4 b. 1829, d. 1900
 6.Mary Mitchell Selby5 b. 7 Jul 1832, d. 30 Jan 1916
 7.Catharine Selby3 b. c 1833, d. a 1880
 8.John Henry Selby3 b. 13 Dec 1835, d. 21 Nov 1911
 9.William Selby3 b. 17 Nov 1838, d. 24 Dec 1918
 10.Samuel or Lemuel Selby3 b. c 1843

Citations

  1. [S2259] findagrave.com, Find A Grave Memorial# 122589853 (Gertrude Sturges Selby).
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Campbell Co, KY.
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Hunt Family Tree, owner David Hunt.
  5. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Mary M Lindsey in the Kentucky, Death Records, 1852-1964.

Catharine Selby1

F, b. circa 1833, d. after 1880
FatherJames W. (of Micajah) Selby1 b. c 1797, d. b 6 Feb 1893
MotherGertrude Sturgis1 b. 1802, d. 10 Sep 1892
Last Edited31 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1833Catharine Selby was born circa 1833 at Ohio.1 
Census w/parents*24 August 1850Catharine was listed with her parents in the census of 24 August 1850 at 2nd District, Campbell Co, KY. Family #610 was headed by James W. Selby, a 52 year old farmer, born in MD. Listed with him were Gertrude Selby, age 49, born in MD; Catharine Selby, age 17, born in Ohio; John H. Selby, age 14, born in Ohio; Wm. Selby, age 12, born in Ohio; Samule Selby, age 7, born in KY; and Wm. Camery, age 28, born in Ohio.1 
Death*after 1880She died after 1880 at Newport, Campbell Co, KY.2 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Campbell Co, KY.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Hunt Family Tree, owner David Hunt.

John Henry Selby1,2

M, b. 13 December 1835, d. 21 November 1911
FatherJames W. (of Micajah) Selby1 b. c 1797, d. b 6 Feb 1893
MotherGertrude Sturgis1 b. 1802, d. 10 Sep 1892
Last Edited31 Oct 2017
Birth*13 December 1835John Henry Selby was born on 13 December 1835 at Clermont Co, Ohio.1,2 
Census w/parents*24 August 1850John was listed with his parents in the census of 24 August 1850 at 2nd District, Campbell Co, KY. Family #610 was headed by James W. Selby, a 52 year old farmer, born in MD. Listed with him were Gertrude Selby, age 49, born in MD; Catharine Selby, age 17, born in Ohio; John H. Selby, age 14, born in Ohio; Wm. Selby, age 12, born in Ohio; Samule Selby, age 7, born in KY; and Wm. Camery, age 28, born in Ohio.1 
Death*21 November 1911He died on 21 November 1911 at Newtonville, Spencer Co, Indiana, at age 75.2 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Campbell Co, KY.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Hunt Family Tree, owner David Hunt.

William Selby1

M, b. 17 November 1838, d. 24 December 1918
FatherJames W. (of Micajah) Selby1 b. c 1797, d. b 6 Feb 1893
MotherGertrude Sturgis1 b. 1802, d. 10 Sep 1892
Last Edited31 Oct 2017
Birth*17 November 1838William Selby was born on 17 November 1838 at Ohio.1,2 
Census w/parents*24 August 1850William was listed with his parents in the census of 24 August 1850 at 2nd District, Campbell Co, KY. Family #610 was headed by James W. Selby, a 52 year old farmer, born in MD. Listed with him were Gertrude Selby, age 49, born in MD; Catharine Selby, age 17, born in Ohio; John H. Selby, age 14, born in Ohio; Wm. Selby, age 12, born in Ohio; Samule Selby, age 7, born in KY; and Wm. Camery, age 28, born in Ohio.1 
Death*24 December 1918He died on 24 December 1918 at Peoria, Peoria Co, Illinois, at age 80.2 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Campbell Co, KY.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Hunt Family Tree, owner David Hunt.

Samuel or Lemuel Selby1,2

M, b. circa 1843
FatherJames W. (of Micajah) Selby1 b. c 1797, d. b 6 Feb 1893
MotherGertrude Sturgis1 b. 1802, d. 10 Sep 1892
Last Edited30 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1843Samuel or Lemuel Selby was born circa 1843 at Campbell Co, KY.1 
Census w/parents*24 August 1850Samuel was listed with his parents in the census of 24 August 1850 at 2nd District, Campbell Co, KY. Family #610 was headed by James W. Selby, a 52 year old farmer, born in MD. Listed with him were Gertrude Selby, age 49, born in MD; Catharine Selby, age 17, born in Ohio; John H. Selby, age 14, born in Ohio; Wm. Selby, age 12, born in Ohio; Samule Selby, age 7, born in KY; and Wm. Camery, age 28, born in Ohio.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Campbell Co, KY.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Campbell Co, KY.

Mary Mitchell Selby1,2

F, b. 7 July 1832, d. 30 January 1916
FatherJames W. (of Micajah) Selby1 b. c 1797, d. b 6 Feb 1893
MotherGertrude Sturgis1 b. 1802, d. 10 Sep 1892
Last Edited29 Sep 2018
Birth*7 July 1832Mary Mitchell Selby was born on 7 July 1832 at Ohio.1 
Marriage*16 October 1849She married James Gardiner Lindsay on 16 October 1849 at Campbell Co, KY. She was the daughter of James W. Selby.3 
Married Name16 October 1849 As of 16 October 1849,her married name was Lindsay. 
Death*30 January 1916Mary Mitchell Selby died on 30 January 1916 at California, Campbell Co, KY, at age 83. She was shown as Mary M. Lindsey, age 83, born in Ohio, the daughter of James I. Selby & Gertrude Sturges.1,4 
Burial*Mary was buried at Grandview Cemetery, Mentor, Campbell Co, KY.4 

Family

James Gardiner Lindsay b. Jul 1828, d. 1910

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Mary M Lindsey in the Kentucky, Death Records, 1852-1964.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Hunt Family Tree, owner David Hunt.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, James G. Lindsey & Mary Selby in the Northern Kentucky Marriages, 1795-1850.
  4. [S2259] findagrave.com, Find A Grave Memorial# 90733808 (Mary M. Selby Lindsey).

James Gardiner Lindsay1,2

M, b. July 1828, d. 1910
Last Edited29 Sep 2018
Birth*July 1828James Gardiner Lindsay was born in July 1828 at KY.2 
Marriage*16 October 1849He married Mary Mitchell Selby, daughter of James W. (of Micajah) Selby and Gertrude Sturgis, on 16 October 1849 at Campbell Co, KY. She was the daughter of James W. Selby.1 
Death*1910James Gardiner Lindsay died in 1910 at Campbell Co, KY.2 
Burial*James was buried at Grandview Cemetery, Mentor, Campbell Co, KY.2 

Family

Mary Mitchell Selby b. 7 Jul 1832, d. 30 Jan 1916

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, James G. Lindsey & Mary Selby in the Northern Kentucky Marriages, 1795-1850.
  2. [S2259] findagrave.com, Find A Grave Memorial# 90733737 (James Gardiner Lindsey).

Edickzen 'Genie' Selby1,2

F, b. 25 November 1821, d. 23 November 1876
FatherJames W. (of Micajah) Selby1 b. c 1797, d. b 6 Feb 1893
MotherGertrude Sturgis1 b. 1802, d. 10 Sep 1892
Last Edited8 Nov 2017
Birth*25 November 1821Edickzen 'Genie' Selby was born on 25 November 1821 at Maryland.2 
Marriage*12 July 1838She married Micajah Selby, son of (-----) (of Micajah) Selby, on 12 July 1838 at Moscow, Clermont Co, Ohio.3 
Marriage*circa 1849Edickzen 'Genie' Selby married Benjamin F. Fisher circa 1849.4 
Married Namecirca 1849 As of circa 1849,her married name was Fisher. 
Census w/husband*1850Edickzen was listed with her husband in the census of 1850 at Washington, Clermont Co, Ohio. Family#558 was headed by Benjamin F. Fisher, a 22 year old plaster. Listed with him was Edickzen Fisher, age 28; Caroline Selby, age 10; Ann Selby, age 8; Larretta Selby, age 6; Elizabeth Selby, age 4; and Arabella Selby, age 2.5 
Death*23 November 1876She died on 23 November 1876 at Clermont, Ohio, at age 54.2 
Burial*Edickzen was buried at Old Calvary Cemetery, Moscow, Clermont Co, Ohio.2 

Family 1

Micajah Selby b. 1815, d. 1847
Marriage*12 July 1838She married Micajah Selby, son of (-----) (of Micajah) Selby, on 12 July 1838 at Moscow, Clermont Co, Ohio.3 
Children 1.Caroline W. Selby6 b. 12 Oct 1839, d. 24 Dec 1909
 2.Anna Selby7 b. 22 May 1841, d. 18 Nov 1926
 3.Laura Selby8 b. May 1843, d. 25 Mar 1906
 4.Elizabeth Louise Selby9 b. 15 Apr 1845, d. 30 Dec 1900
 5.Arabella Selby10 b. Aug 1847, d. 14 Jan 1930

Family 2

Benjamin F. Fisher b. Dec 1827, d. 21 Sep 1900
Marriage*circa 1849Edickzen 'Genie' Selby married Benjamin F. Fisher circa 1849.4 
Child 1.William E. Fisher11 b. 28 Jan 1858, d. 20 Aug 1950

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Hunt Family Tree, owner David Hunt.
  2. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 104811112 (Edickzen Selby Fisher).
  3. [S2775] Mitze A. Bame, Selby Family from Worcester Co, MD to Ohio & Kentucky.
  4. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 104811063 (Benjamin F. Fisher).
  5. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Clermont Co, OH.
  6. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 104807136 (Caroline W. Selby DeBruler).
  7. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 152223360 (Anna Selby Donley).
  8. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 135336770 (Laura Selby Trees).
  9. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 74808405 (Elizabeth Louise Selby Miller).
  10. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 104812474 (Arabella Selby Cushard).
  11. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 78930186 (William E. Fisher).

Sarah R. Selby1

F, b. 1823, d. after 1880
FatherJames W. (of Micajah) Selby1 b. c 1797, d. b 6 Feb 1893
MotherGertrude Sturgis1 b. 1802, d. 10 Sep 1892
Last Edited31 Oct 2017
Birth*1823Sarah R. Selby was born in 1823 at Maryland.1 
Death*after 1880She died after 1880 at Campbell Co, KY.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Hunt Family Tree, owner David Hunt.

Elizabeth A. Selby1

F, b. 1826, d. 1872
FatherJames W. (of Micajah) Selby1 b. c 1797, d. b 6 Feb 1893
MotherGertrude Sturgis1 b. 1802, d. 10 Sep 1892
Last Edited31 Oct 2017
Birth*1826Elizabeth A. Selby was born in 1826 at Ohio.1 
Death*1872She died in 1872 at Newtonville, Spencer Co, Indiana.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Hunt Family Tree, owner David Hunt.

James Israel Selby1,2,3

M, b. 29 November 1827, d. 1903
FatherJames W. (of Micajah) Selby1 b. c 1797, d. b 6 Feb 1893
MotherGertrude Sturgis1 b. 1802, d. 10 Sep 1892
Last Edited8 Nov 2017
Birth*29 November 1827James Israel Selby was born on 29 November 1827 at Ohio. His middle name was probably after his great-grandfather Israel Lane.2,3 
Death*1903He died in 1903 at Washington, Clermont Co, Ohio.2 
Burial*James was buried at Moscow Cemetery, Moscow, Clermont Co, Ohio. His tombstone shows him as James I. Selby.2 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Hunt Family Tree, owner David Hunt.
  2. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 10541506 (James I Selby).
  3. [S2518] 16 June 2015 Rob Hall, Descendants of Daniel Selby I.

Nathaniel Collins Selby1

M, b. 1829, d. 1900
FatherJames W. (of Micajah) Selby1 b. c 1797, d. b 6 Feb 1893
MotherGertrude Sturgis1 b. 1802, d. 10 Sep 1892
Last Edited31 Oct 2017
Birth*1829Nathaniel Collins Selby was born in 1829 at Point Pleasant, Clermont Co, Ohio.1 
Death*1900He died in 1900 at Los Angeles, California.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Hunt Family Tree, owner David Hunt.

James Thomas Mears1

M, b. April 1852
FatherJames Mears2 b. c 1808
MotherAnne Floyd2 b. c 1818
ChartsDescendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited8 Nov 2017
Birth*April 1852James Thomas Mears was born in April 1852 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*17 June 1876He married Mary Elizabeth L.B. Nottingham, daughter of William J. Nottingham and Mary Jane Land, on 17 June 1876 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as James T. Mears, a 22 year old farmer, the son of James & Ann Mears and she was shown as Mary E.L.B. Nottingham, age 20, the daughter of William J. & Mary J. Nottingham.2 
Census head*1900James was listed as a head of household in the census of 1900 at Eastville, Northampton Co, VA. HH#8 was headed by James T. Mears, a 48 year old farmer, born Apr 1852. Listed with him were Mary E. Mears, a 46 year old wife, born Feb 1854; William S. Mears, a 20 year old son, born May 1880; Mary E. Mears, a 17 year old daughter, born Feb 1887; Lula K. Mears, a 15 year old daughter, born Sep 1884; Alice M. Mears, a 13 year old daughter, born Nov 1886; Thomas W. Mears, an 11 year old son, born Jun 1888; Orelia B. Mears, a 6 year old daughter, born Nov 1893; and Maude E. Mears, a 2 year old daughter, born Nov 1897.1 
Marriage*circa 1915He married Annie (-----) circa 1915 at Northampton Co, VA.3 
Census head1920James was listed as a head of household in the census of 1920 at Capeville District, Northampton Co, VA. The household was headed by J.T. Mears, a 64 year old farmer. Listed with him were Annie Mears, a 59 year old wife; and Harly Sylverthorne, a 6 year old grandson.3 

Family 1

Mary Elizabeth L.B. Nottingham b. 11 Feb 1855, d. 5 Oct 1912
Child 1.Orelia 'Relia' B. Mears+4 b. 5 Nov 1893, d. 18 Aug 1973

Family 2

Annie (-----) b. c 1861

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1900 Federal Census, Northampton Co, VA.
  2. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1920 Federal Census, Northampton Co, VA.
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Charlie Silvertorn & Orelia Mears in the Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940.

Thomas Leonard Waring1

M, b. circa 1900
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited7 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1900Thomas Leonard Waring was born circa 1900.1 
Marriage*4 November 1948He married Naomi Elizabeth Silverthorn, daughter of Winfield Scott Silverthorn and Lillie A. Anderton, on 4 November 1948 at Dauplin Co, PA. They were shown as Thomas Leonard Waring, the son of Delancey Waring and Sarah Hicks Waring and Naomi Elizabeth Rowe, the daughter of Winfield S. Silverthorn and Lillie Anderton Straub.1 

Family

Naomi Elizabeth Silverthorn b. 17 Jan 1894, d. 8 Feb 1974

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Thomas Leonard Waring & Naomi Elizabeth Rowe in the Pennsylvania, Marriages, 1852-1968.

Donald Scott Silverthorn (Bergbom)1,2

M, b. 3 August 1938, d. 4 December 2000
FatherHarley Scott Silverthorn1 b. 30 Sep 1913, d. 22 Mar 1941
Last Edited8 Nov 2017
Birth*3 August 1938Donald Scott Silverthorn (Bergbom) was born on 3 August 1938 at Hampton, Elizabeth City Co, VA.1 
Census w/father*1940Donald was listed with his father in the census of 1940 at Hampton, Elizabeth City Co, VA. HH#210 was headed by Harley Silverthorn, a 26 year old laborer, who completed the 6th grade. Listed with him were Donald Silverthorn, a 1 year old son; James Gilbert, a 29 year old uncle; and Mary Gilbert, a 40 year old aunt.2 
Death*4 December 2000He died on 4 December 2000 at age 62. He was shown as Donald Scott Bergbom, born 3 Aug 1938, Hampton, VA & died 4 Dec 2000, the son of Harley S. Silverthorn and Rebecca F. Gwaltney.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Donald Scott Bergbom in the U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1940 Federal Census, Hampton, VA.

Annie (-----)1

F, b. circa 1861
ChartsDescendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited8 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1861Annie (-----) was born circa 1861 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1915She married James Thomas Mears, son of James Mears and Anne Floyd, circa 1915 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1915 As of circa 1915,her married name was Mears. 
Census w/husband*1920Annie was listed with her husband in the census of 1920 at Capeville District, Northampton Co, VA. The household was headed by J.T. Mears, a 64 year old farmer. Listed with him were Annie Mears, a 59 year old wife; and Harly Sylverthorne, a 6 year old grandson.1 

Family

James Thomas Mears b. Apr 1852

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1920 Federal Census, Northampton Co, VA.

Comfort Bowen1

F, b. circa 1763, d. before 1795
FatherLuke Bowen1 b. c 1740
MotherMary Stevenson1 b. c 1740
Last Edited8 Jan 2019
Birth*circa 1763Comfort Bowen was born circa 1763 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namebefore 30 March 1787 As of before 30 March 1787,her married name was Selby. 
Marriage*before 30 March 1787She married Zadack T. (of Zadock) Selby Sr., son of Zadock (of Parker & Mary Watts) Selby and Tabitha Truitt, before 30 March 1787 at Worcester Co, MD.1,2 
Will - Step-Grfathe*30 March 1787Comfort was named in her step-grandfather's will on 30 March 1787 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Charles Rackliffe Sr. named grandaughters-in-law Comfort Selby (wife of Zadok), Zipporah Pennewel and step-son or son-in-law William Stevenson Extr. Witt: William Bowen, Martha Nicholson & Charles Taylor.2 
Death*before 1795She died before 1795.1 

Family

Zadack T. (of Zadock) Selby Sr. b. 7 Mar 1769, d. 27 May 1833

Citations

  1. [S2518] 16 June 2015 Rob Hall, Descendants of Daniel Selby I.
  2. [S2208] David V. Heise, Worcester County, Maryland Will Book JW13, 1783-1790, p. 27 (will of Charles Rackliffe Sr.).

Luke Bowen1

M, b. circa 1740
Last Edited8 Jan 2019
Birth*circa 1740Luke Bowen was born circa 1740 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1762He married Mary Stevenson, daughter of Rev. Hugh Stevenson and Comfort Fassett, circa 1762 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Mary Stevenson b. c 1740
Children 1.Comfort Bowen1 b. c 1763, d. b 1795
 2.Zipporah Bowen2 b. c 1765
 3.Rackcliffe Bowen3 b. c 1770

Citations

  1. [S2518] 16 June 2015 Rob Hall, Descendants of Daniel Selby I.
  2. [S2208] David V. Heise, Worcester County, Maryland Will Book JW13, 1783-1790, p. 27 (will of Charles Rackliffe Sr.).
  3. [S2903] Rob Hall, Ancestors of George R. Marshall.

Mary Stevenson1

F, b. circa 1740
FatherRev. Hugh Stevenson2 b. c 1710, d. 1744
MotherComfort Fassett2 b. c 1714
Last Edited8 Jan 2019
Birth*circa 1740Mary Stevenson was born circa 1740 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1762She married Luke Bowen circa 1762 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1762 As of circa 1762,her married name was Bowen. 

Family

Luke Bowen b. c 1740
Children 1.Comfort Bowen1 b. c 1763, d. b 1795
 2.Zipporah Bowen3 b. c 1765
 3.Rackcliffe Bowen2 b. c 1770

Citations

  1. [S2518] 16 June 2015 Rob Hall, Descendants of Daniel Selby I.
  2. [S2903] Rob Hall, Ancestors of George R. Marshall.
  3. [S2208] David V. Heise, Worcester County, Maryland Will Book JW13, 1783-1790, p. 27 (will of Charles Rackliffe Sr.).

(-----) (of Zadock) Selby1

F, b. circa 1765
FatherZadock (of Parker & Mary Watts) Selby1 b. c 1740, d. b 18 Dec 1795
MotherTabitha Truitt1 b. c 1740
Last Edited8 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1765(-----) (of Zadock) Selby was born circa 1765 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*before 1801She married Fisher Richardson before 1801 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namebefore 1801 As of before 1801,her married name was Richardson. 

Family

Fisher Richardson b. c 1770

Citations

  1. [S2148] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JW, 1790-1799, p. 23 (will of Zadock Selby Sr., wife Tabitha).

Fisher Richardson1

M, b. circa 1770
Last Edited8 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1770Fisher Richardson was born circa 1770 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*before 1801He married (-----) (of Zadock) Selby, daughter of Zadock (of Parker & Mary Watts) Selby and Tabitha Truitt, before 1801 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

(-----) (of Zadock) Selby b. c 1765

Citations

  1. [S2148] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JW, 1790-1799, p. 23 (will of Zadock Selby Sr., wife Tabitha).

(-----) (of Zadock) Selby1

F, b. circa 1767
FatherZadock (of Parker & Mary Watts) Selby1 b. c 1740, d. b 18 Dec 1795
MotherTabitha Truitt1 b. c 1740
Last Edited8 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1767(-----) (of Zadock) Selby was born circa 1767 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1785She married (-----) Hall circa 1785 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1785 As of circa 1785,her married name was Hall. 

Family

(-----) Hall b. c 1765
Child 1.George Hall Sr.+1 b. c 1785

Citations

  1. [S2148] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JW, 1790-1799, p. 23 (will of Zadock Selby Sr., wife Tabitha).

(-----) Hall1

M, b. circa 1765
Last Edited8 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1765(-----) Hall was born circa 1765 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1785He married (-----) (of Zadock) Selby, daughter of Zadock (of Parker & Mary Watts) Selby and Tabitha Truitt, circa 1785 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

(-----) (of Zadock) Selby b. c 1767
Child 1.George Hall Sr.+1 b. c 1785

Citations

  1. [S2148] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JW, 1790-1799, p. 23 (will of Zadock Selby Sr., wife Tabitha).

George Hall Sr.1

M, b. circa 1785
Father(-----) Hall1 b. c 1765
Mother(-----) (of Zadock) Selby1 b. c 1767
Last Edited6 Apr 2018
Birth*circa 1785George Hall Sr. was born circa 1785 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Grfath's*5 December 1795George was named in his grandfather's will on 5 December 1795 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Zadock Selby Sr., wife Tabitha, named: sons Micajah and Parker (under age); grandson George Hall; son William tracts Mons(sic) Green, Popalar, Eurilon(sic) Enlarged and part of Key__. Col. John Gunn and Samuel Handy to despose of tracts Addition to Gander and Duers Request. Daughter Tabitha Selby. granddaughter Betty Custis Sturgiss. Witt: James Selby, John Selby & James A. Collins.1 
Marriage*circa 1810He married Bridget Harper, daughter of Samuel Adams Harper and Elizabeth (of Eliakim) Johnson, circa 1810.2 
Will - Father-in-law*7 February 1817George was named in his father-in-law's will on 7 February 1817 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Samuel A. Harper gave to daughter Bridget Hall, wife of George, who is gone away, property she fetched from Baltimore when I brought her and her babys in 1815. Lands bounding on William Taylor of Jerremiah, Brittingham Beavans, tract Addition to Conclusion. To daughter Catharine Q. Harper, dwelling plantation. Lands tracts Taskill & Friends occupied by Sarah Sturgis widow of John O. Sturgis Jr. and land obtained from James Benson to my father John Harper, tracts Taskill Ridge, Tenderdale and Chance deeded in 1761 and 1769 (7 acres). Tract Addition to Chance deeded from Joshua Tarr in 1793. Part of tract Chance deeded from Outten Sturgis in 1787 (5 acres). Tract Harpers Discovery, part of tract Widows Lott deeded from Richard Sturgis in 1794, the whole 175 acres. To son Samuel D. Harper, mills, lands including lands from Lemuel Spence deeded in 1801 & tracts Milborun Meadow & Milbourn Addition deeded from John Milbourn. To wife Elizabeth. To daughter Polly Harper. To children of Bridget Hall, Samuel A.H., George and Mary E., land tract Bridgwater Supply devised to my wife Elizabeth by her father Eleakim Johnson to be sold. Brotther William Harper and Son Samuel to be Extrs. Witt: John C. Handy, William Quinton & Parker Selby. Codicil 28 Nov 1818 - to daughter Polly land deeded from Benjamin Bennett. Witt: William Riley, William Quinton & John Handy.2 

Family

Bridget Harper b. c 1792
Children 1.Samuel A.H. Hall2 b. c 1812
 2.George Hall2 b. c 1814
 3.Mary E. Hall2 b. c 1816

Citations

  1. [S2148] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JW, 1790-1799, p. 23 (will of Zadock Selby Sr., wife Tabitha).
  2. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 30 (will of Samuel A. Harper, wife Elizabeth).

Bridget Harper1

F, b. circa 1792
FatherSamuel Adams Harper2 b. 1758, d. b 26 Oct 1819
MotherElizabeth (of Eliakim) Johnson2 b. c 1766
Last Edited6 Apr 2018
Birth*circa 1792Bridget Harper was born circa 1792 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Marriage*circa 1810She married George Hall Sr., son of (-----) Hall and (-----) (of Zadock) Selby, circa 1810.2 
Married Namecirca 1810 As of circa 1810,her married name was Hall. 
Will - Father's*7 February 1817Bridget was named in her father's will on 7 February 1817 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Samuel A. Harper gave to daughter Bridget Hall, wife of George, who is gone away, property she fetched from Baltimore when I brought her and her babys in 1815. Lands bounding on William Taylor of Jerremiah, Brittingham Beavans, tract Addition to Conclusion. To daughter Catharine Q. Harper, dwelling plantation. Lands tracts Taskill & Friends occupied by Sarah Sturgis widow of John O. Sturgis Jr. and land obtained from James Benson to my father John Harper, tracts Taskill Ridge, Tenderdale and Chance deeded in 1761 and 1769 (7 acres). Tract Addition to Chance deeded from Joshua Tarr in 1793. Part of tract Chance deeded from Outten Sturgis in 1787 (5 acres). Tract Harpers Discovery, part of tract Widows Lott deeded from Richard Sturgis in 1794, the whole 175 acres. To son Samuel D. Harper, mills, lands including lands from Lemuel Spence deeded in 1801 & tracts Milborun Meadow & Milbourn Addition deeded from John Milbourn. To wife Elizabeth. To daughter Polly Harper. To children of Bridget Hall, Samuel A.H., George and Mary E., land tract Bridgwater Supply devised to my wife Elizabeth by her father Eleakim Johnson to be sold. Brotther William Harper and Son Samuel to be Extrs. Witt: John C. Handy, William Quinton & Parker Selby. Codicil 28 Nov 1818 - to daughter Polly land deeded from Benjamin Bennett. Witt: William Riley, William Quinton & John Handy.2 

Family

George Hall Sr. b. c 1785
Children 1.Samuel A.H. Hall2 b. c 1812
 2.George Hall2 b. c 1814
 3.Mary E. Hall2 b. c 1816

Citations

  1. [S2518] 16 June 2015 Rob Hall, Descendants of Daniel Selby I.
  2. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 30 (will of Samuel A. Harper, wife Elizabeth).

(-----) (of Micajah) Selby1

M, b. circa 1794
FatherMicajah (of Zadock) Selby1 b. a 1774, d. b 5 May 1820
MotherZilpah Lane1 b. c 1770
Last Edited8 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1794(-----) (of Micajah) Selby was born circa 1794 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Child 1.Micajah Selby+1 b. 1815, d. 1847

Citations

  1. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 104811112 (Edickzen Selby Fisher).