Leah Handy1

F, b. circa 1750
Last Edited11 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1750Leah Handy was born circa 1750 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1775She married William Mills circa 1775 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1775 As of circa 1775,her married name was Mills. 

Family

William Mills b. c 1750
Child 1.Leah Mills+1 b. c 1780, d. b 10 Jan 1837

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. 21 (#149 John Outten Sturgis Jr).

Handy Mills Sturgis1

M, b. 20 May 1798, d. 24 January 1881
FatherJohn Outten Sturgis II1 b. c 1765, d. 5 Oct 1809
MotherLeah Mills1 b. c 1780, d. b 10 Jan 1837
Last Edited16 Nov 2017
Birth*20 May 1798Handy Mills Sturgis was born on 20 May 1798 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Grfath's*19 May 1814Handy was named in his grandfather's will on 19 May 1814 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John O. Sturgis gave to grandson Henry Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis, 146 acres of Friends Assistance w/s Bever Dam Br. purchased of Daniel Simpson & wife, 46 acres purchased of Comfort Newton, 40 acres purchased of Zadock Selby, if no issue to grandson John O. Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis. To grandson Handy Mills Sturgis son of John O. Sturgis. To son James 150 acres of Conveniency, 50 acres of Friends Assistance, 28 1/2 acres of Addition to the Hammer. To daughters Priscilla Nelson, wife of Joel, Sarah Nelson, wife of William. To granddaughter Mary Bell Nelson wife of George. To sons Joshua and Daniel. To granddaughter Margaret Nelson, daughter of Jonathan Nelson. To granddaughters Leah Brattan Sturgis, Sarah Mills Sturgis, Catherine Sturgis daughters of John O. Sturgis. To daughter-in-law Leah Sturgis, widow of son John O. Sturgis. Witt: Joseph Stevenson, Ezekiel Wise and Parker Selby.2 
Marriage*19 December 1820He married Catharine Q. Harper, daughter of Samuel Adams Harper and Elizabeth (of Eliakim) Johnson, on 19 December 1820 at Worcester Co, MD.3,4 
Marriage*27 January 1850Handy Mills Sturgis married Martha A. Strowhuver on 27 January 1850 at Jennings Co, IN.3 
Death*24 January 1881Handy Mills Sturgis died on 24 January 1881 at Jennings Co, IN, at age 82.3 

Family 1

Catharine Q. Harper b. c 1800, d. b 27 Jan 1850
Child 1.Benjamin Sturgis3 b. c 1821

Family 2

Martha A. Strowhuver b. 13 Aug 1820, d. 29 Nov 1897
Children 1.Orlanda Sturgis5 b. 29 Jun 1851, d. a 1900
 2.Evangeline Sturgis5 b. 9 Oct 1853, d. 1928
 3.John Handy Sturgis5 b. 14 Feb 1856, d. 6 May 1935
 4.Ida Hannah Sturgis5 b. 16 May 1859, d. 4 Jul 1900
 5.Allison M. Sturgis5 b. 25 Feb 1865, d. 3 Sep 1900
 6.Elizabeth Carah Sturgis5 b. 15 Sep 1865

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. 21 (#149 John Outten Sturgis Jr).
  2. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 13 & 14 (will of John O. Sturgis).
  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. 28 (#233 Handy Mills Sturgis).
  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. 29 (#233 Handy Mills Sturgis).

John Outten Sturgis III1

M, b. 1 May 1803, d. 7 December 1872
FatherJohn Outten Sturgis II1 b. c 1765, d. 5 Oct 1809
MotherLeah Mills1 b. c 1780, d. b 10 Jan 1837
Last Edited16 Nov 2017
Birth*1 May 1803John Outten Sturgis III was born on 1 May 1803 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Grfath's*19 May 1814John was named in his grandfather's will on 19 May 1814 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John O. Sturgis gave to grandson Henry Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis, 146 acres of Friends Assistance w/s Bever Dam Br. purchased of Daniel Simpson & wife, 46 acres purchased of Comfort Newton, 40 acres purchased of Zadock Selby, if no issue to grandson John O. Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis. To grandson Handy Mills Sturgis son of John O. Sturgis. To son James 150 acres of Conveniency, 50 acres of Friends Assistance, 28 1/2 acres of Addition to the Hammer. To daughters Priscilla Nelson, wife of Joel, Sarah Nelson, wife of William. To granddaughter Mary Bell Nelson wife of George. To sons Joshua and Daniel. To granddaughter Margaret Nelson, daughter of Jonathan Nelson. To granddaughters Leah Brattan Sturgis, Sarah Mills Sturgis, Catherine Sturgis daughters of John O. Sturgis. To daughter-in-law Leah Sturgis, widow of son John O. Sturgis. Witt: Joseph Stevenson, Ezekiel Wise and Parker Selby.2 
Marriage*26 December 1826He married Eliza Nelson, daughter of Joel Nelson and Priscilla (of John O) Sturgis, on 26 December 1826.3 
Will - Mother's*1 February 1833John was named in his mother's will on 1 February 1833 at Worcester Co, MD. In her will Leah Sturgis gave to daughter Sarah M. Brittingham. To son John O. Sturgis. To granddaughter Leah E. Stevenson. To William T. Stevenson Extr. Witt: Justus M. Brattan, Jacob Henderson & William Price.4 
Death*7 December 1872He died on 7 December 1872 at Worcester Co, MD, at age 69.5 

Family

Eliza Nelson b. 6 May 1804, d. 13 Sep 1867
Children 1.Leah Priscilla Sturgis5 b. 19 Mar 1829, d. 1882
 2.James H. Sturgis5 b. 4 Mar 1831, d. a 1900
 3.Rebecca T. Sturgis5 b. 17 Feb 1833, d. 2 Jul 1900
 4.Henrietta Sturgis5 b. 24 Jan 1834
 5.Catherine Sturgis5 b. 1839
 6.Eliza Catherine Sturgis5 b. 30 Jan 1840
 7.John H. Sturgis5 b. 7 Feb 1842, d. 10 Feb 1876
 8.Joel N. Sturgis5 b. 29 Jun 1852, d. 29 Nov 1931

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. 21 (#149 John Outten Sturgis Jr).
  2. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 13 & 14 (will of John O. Sturgis).
  3. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  4. [S2248] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book LPS, 1834-1851, p. 11 (will of Leah 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. 27 (#227 Eliza Nelson).

Sarah Mills Sturgis1

F, b. circa 1810
FatherJohn Outten Sturgis II1 b. c 1765, d. 5 Oct 1809
MotherLeah Mills1 b. c 1780, d. b 10 Jan 1837
Last Edited11 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1810Sarah Mills Sturgis was born circa 1810 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Grfath's*19 May 1814Sarah was named in her grandfather's will on 19 May 1814 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John O. Sturgis gave to grandson Henry Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis, 146 acres of Friends Assistance w/s Bever Dam Br. purchased of Daniel Simpson & wife, 46 acres purchased of Comfort Newton, 40 acres purchased of Zadock Selby, if no issue to grandson John O. Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis. To grandson Handy Mills Sturgis son of John O. Sturgis. To son James 150 acres of Conveniency, 50 acres of Friends Assistance, 28 1/2 acres of Addition to the Hammer. To daughters Priscilla Nelson, wife of Joel, Sarah Nelson, wife of William. To granddaughter Mary Bell Nelson wife of George. To sons Joshua and Daniel. To granddaughter Margaret Nelson, daughter of Jonathan Nelson. To granddaughters Leah Brattan Sturgis, Sarah Mills Sturgis, Catherine Sturgis daughters of John O. Sturgis. To daughter-in-law Leah Sturgis, widow of son John O. Sturgis. Witt: Joseph Stevenson, Ezekiel Wise and Parker Selby.2 
Marriage*9 January 1832She married Henry Brittingham on 9 January 1832 at Worcester Co, MD.3 
Married Name9 January 1832 As of 9 January 1832,her married name was Brittingham. 
Will - Mother's*1 February 1833Sarah was named in her mother's will on 1 February 1833 at Worcester Co, MD. In her will Leah Sturgis gave to daughter Sarah M. Brittingham. To son John O. Sturgis. To granddaughter Leah E. Stevenson. To William T. Stevenson Extr. Witt: Justus M. Brattan, Jacob Henderson & William Price.4 

Family

Henry Brittingham b. c 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. 21 (#149 John Outten Sturgis Jr).
  2. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 13 & 14 (will of John O. Sturgis).
  3. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  4. [S2248] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book LPS, 1834-1851, p. 11 (will of Leah Sturgis).

Henry Brittingham1

M, b. circa 1810
Last Edited11 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1810Henry Brittingham was born circa 1810 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*9 January 1832He married Sarah Mills Sturgis, daughter of John Outten Sturgis II and Leah Mills, on 9 January 1832 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Sarah Mills Sturgis b. c 1810

Citations

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

Catherine Sturgis1

F, b. circa 1805
FatherJohn Outten Sturgis II1 b. c 1765, d. 5 Oct 1809
MotherLeah Mills1 b. c 1780, d. b 10 Jan 1837
Last Edited11 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1805Catherine Sturgis was born circa 1805 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Grfath's*19 May 1814Catherine was named in her grandfather's will on 19 May 1814 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John O. Sturgis gave to grandson Henry Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis, 146 acres of Friends Assistance w/s Bever Dam Br. purchased of Daniel Simpson & wife, 46 acres purchased of Comfort Newton, 40 acres purchased of Zadock Selby, if no issue to grandson John O. Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis. To grandson Handy Mills Sturgis son of John O. Sturgis. To son James 150 acres of Conveniency, 50 acres of Friends Assistance, 28 1/2 acres of Addition to the Hammer. To daughters Priscilla Nelson, wife of Joel, Sarah Nelson, wife of William. To granddaughter Mary Bell Nelson wife of George. To sons Joshua and Daniel. To granddaughter Margaret Nelson, daughter of Jonathan Nelson. To granddaughters Leah Brattan Sturgis, Sarah Mills Sturgis, Catherine Sturgis daughters of John O. Sturgis. To daughter-in-law Leah Sturgis, widow of son John O. Sturgis. Witt: Joseph Stevenson, Ezekiel Wise and Parker Selby.2 
Marriage*29 December 1828She married William Teague Stevenson on 29 December 1828 at Worcester Co, MD.3 
Married Name29 December 1828 As of 29 December 1828,her married name was Stevenson. 

Family

William Teague Stevenson b. c 1800
Children 1.Sally Ann Elizabeth Stevenson4 b. 10 Oct 1830
 2.Leah E. Stevenson5 b. 13 Feb 1832
 3.Mary Jane Stevenson4 b. 13 Feb 1832

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. 21 (#149 John Outten Sturgis Jr).
  2. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 13 & 14 (will of John O. Sturgis).
  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. 28 (#230 Catherine Sturgis).
  5. [S2248] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book LPS, 1834-1851, p. 11 (will of Leah Sturgis).

William Teague Stevenson1

M, b. circa 1800
Last Edited11 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1800William Teague Stevenson was born circa 1800 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Marriage*circa 1822He married Leah Bratten Sturgis, daughter of John Outten Sturgis II and Sarah Bratten, circa 1822 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*29 December 1828William Teague Stevenson married Catherine Sturgis, daughter of John Outten Sturgis II and Leah Mills, on 29 December 1828 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Will - Mother-in-law*1 February 1833William was named in his mother-in-law's will on 1 February 1833 at Worcester Co, MD. In her will Leah Sturgis gave to daughter Sarah M. Brittingham. To son John O. Sturgis. To granddaughter Leah E. Stevenson. To William T. Stevenson Extr. Witt: Justus M. Brattan, Jacob Henderson & William Price.3 

Family 1

Leah Bratten Sturgis b. c 1796

Family 2

Catherine Sturgis b. c 1805
Children 1.Sally Ann Elizabeth Stevenson4 b. 10 Oct 1830
 2.Leah E. Stevenson3 b. 13 Feb 1832
 3.Mary Jane Stevenson4 b. 13 Feb 1832

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. 21 (#149 John Outten Sturgis Jr).
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  3. [S2248] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book LPS, 1834-1851, p. 11 (will of Leah 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. 28 (#230 Catherine Sturgis).

Leah E. Stevenson1

F, b. 13 February 1832
FatherWilliam Teague Stevenson1 b. c 1800
MotherCatherine Sturgis1 b. c 1805
Last Edited11 Nov 2017
Birth*13 February 1832Leah E. Stevenson was born on 13 February 1832 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Will - Grmoth's*1 February 1833Leah was named in her grandmother's will on 1 February 1833 at Worcester Co, MD. In her will Leah Sturgis gave to daughter Sarah M. Brittingham. To son John O. Sturgis. To granddaughter Leah E. Stevenson. To William T. Stevenson Extr. Witt: Justus M. Brattan, Jacob Henderson & William Price.1 

Citations

  1. [S2248] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book LPS, 1834-1851, p. 11 (will of Leah 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. 28 (#230 Catherine Sturgis).

Leah Bratten Sturgis1

F, b. circa 1796
FatherJohn Outten Sturgis II1 b. c 1765, d. 5 Oct 1809
MotherSarah Bratten1 b. c 1765
Last Edited11 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1796Leah Bratten Sturgis was born circa 1796 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Grfath's*19 May 1814Leah was named in her grandfather's will on 19 May 1814 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John O. Sturgis gave to grandson Henry Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis, 146 acres of Friends Assistance w/s Bever Dam Br. purchased of Daniel Simpson & wife, 46 acres purchased of Comfort Newton, 40 acres purchased of Zadock Selby, if no issue to grandson John O. Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis. To grandson Handy Mills Sturgis son of John O. Sturgis. To son James 150 acres of Conveniency, 50 acres of Friends Assistance, 28 1/2 acres of Addition to the Hammer. To daughters Priscilla Nelson, wife of Joel, Sarah Nelson, wife of William. To granddaughter Mary Bell Nelson wife of George. To sons Joshua and Daniel. To granddaughter Margaret Nelson, daughter of Jonathan Nelson. To granddaughters Leah Brattan Sturgis, Sarah Mills Sturgis, Catherine Sturgis daughters of John O. Sturgis. To daughter-in-law Leah Sturgis, widow of son John O. Sturgis. Witt: Joseph Stevenson, Ezekiel Wise and Parker Selby.2 
Marriage*circa 1822She married William Teague Stevenson circa 1822 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1822 As of circa 1822,her married name was Stevenson. 

Family

William Teague Stevenson b. c 1800

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. 21 (#149 John Outten Sturgis Jr).
  2. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 13 & 14 (will of John O. Sturgis).

Mary Jane Stevenson1

F, b. 13 February 1832
FatherWilliam Teague Stevenson1 b. c 1800
MotherCatherine Sturgis1 b. c 1805
Last Edited11 Nov 2017
Birth*13 February 1832Mary Jane Stevenson was born on 13 February 1832 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. 28 (#230 Catherine Sturgis).

Sally Ann Elizabeth Stevenson1

F, b. 10 October 1830
FatherWilliam Teague Stevenson1 b. c 1800
MotherCatherine Sturgis1 b. c 1805
Last Edited11 Nov 2017
Birth*10 October 1830Sally Ann Elizabeth Stevenson was born on 10 October 1830 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. 28 (#230 Catherine Sturgis).

Henry Sturgis1

M, b. circa 1794, d. 1872
FatherJohn Outten Sturgis II1 b. c 1765, d. 5 Oct 1809
MotherSarah Bratten1 b. c 1765
Last Edited16 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1794Henry Sturgis was born circa 1794 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Grfath's*19 May 1814Henry was named in his grandfather's will on 19 May 1814 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John O. Sturgis gave to grandson Henry Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis, 146 acres of Friends Assistance w/s Bever Dam Br. purchased of Daniel Simpson & wife, 46 acres purchased of Comfort Newton, 40 acres purchased of Zadock Selby, if no issue to grandson John O. Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis. To grandson Handy Mills Sturgis son of John O. Sturgis. To son James 150 acres of Conveniency, 50 acres of Friends Assistance, 28 1/2 acres of Addition to the Hammer. To daughters Priscilla Nelson, wife of Joel, Sarah Nelson, wife of William. To granddaughter Mary Bell Nelson wife of George. To sons Joshua and Daniel. To granddaughter Margaret Nelson, daughter of Jonathan Nelson. To granddaughters Leah Brattan Sturgis, Sarah Mills Sturgis, Catherine Sturgis daughters of John O. Sturgis. To daughter-in-law Leah Sturgis, widow of son John O. Sturgis. Witt: Joseph Stevenson, Ezekiel Wise and Parker Selby.2 
Marriage*28 August 1815He married Margaret Tilghman on 28 August 1815 at Worcester Co, MD.3 
Marriage*10 November 1840Henry Sturgis married Margaret 'Peggy' Timmons on 10 November 1840 at Worcester Co, MD.3 
Death*1872Henry Sturgis died in 1872 at Wicomico Co, MD.4 

Family 1

Margaret Tilghman b. c 1795
Children 1.Peter W. Sturgis4 b. 28 Feb 1817, d. 29 Dec 1896
 2.Thomas D. Sturgis4 b. 1819, d. 1900
 3.James Edward Sturgis3 b. c 1829, d. a 1880
 4.Eleanor Sturgis4 b. c 1833
 5.Charles H. Sturgis4 b. 1835, d. 1891

Family 2

Margaret 'Peggy' Timmons b. c 1815
Children 1.Sarah M. Sturgis4 b. c 1843, d. 1895
 2.Jane Isabell Sturgis4 b. c 1847, d. 1931
 3.Elijah P. Sturgis4 b. c 1849, d. a 1920
 4.Julia Sturgis4 b. c 1852

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. 21 (#149 John Outten Sturgis Jr).
  2. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 13 & 14 (will of John O. Sturgis).
  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. 28 (#232 Henry Sturgis).

Priscilla (of John O) Sturgis1

F, b. circa 1778
FatherJohn Outten (of Daniel) Sturgis I1 b. c 1731, d. b 20 Feb 1816
MotherSarah Purnell1 b. c 1745
Last Edited11 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1778Priscilla (of John O) Sturgis was born circa 1778 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1800She married Joel Nelson circa 1800 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1800 As of circa 1800,her married name was Nelson. 
Will - Father's*19 May 1814Priscilla was named in her father's will on 19 May 1814 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John O. Sturgis gave to grandson Henry Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis, 146 acres of Friends Assistance w/s Bever Dam Br. purchased of Daniel Simpson & wife, 46 acres purchased of Comfort Newton, 40 acres purchased of Zadock Selby, if no issue to grandson John O. Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis. To grandson Handy Mills Sturgis son of John O. Sturgis. To son James 150 acres of Conveniency, 50 acres of Friends Assistance, 28 1/2 acres of Addition to the Hammer. To daughters Priscilla Nelson, wife of Joel, Sarah Nelson, wife of William. To granddaughter Mary Bell Nelson wife of George. To sons Joshua and Daniel. To granddaughter Margaret Nelson, daughter of Jonathan Nelson. To granddaughters Leah Brattan Sturgis, Sarah Mills Sturgis, Catherine Sturgis daughters of John O. Sturgis. To daughter-in-law Leah Sturgis, widow of son John O. Sturgis. Witt: Joseph Stevenson, Ezekiel Wise and Parker Selby.2 

Family

Joel Nelson b. c 1775
Child 1.Eliza Nelson+1 b. 6 May 1804, d. 13 Sep 1867

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. 21 (#145 Priscilla Sturgis).
  2. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 13 & 14 (will of John O. Sturgis).

Joel Nelson1

M, b. circa 1775
Last Edited11 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1775Joel Nelson was born circa 1775 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1800He married Priscilla (of John O) Sturgis, daughter of John Outten (of Daniel) Sturgis I and Sarah Purnell, circa 1800 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Father-in-law*19 May 1814Joel was named in his father-in-law's will on 19 May 1814 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John O. Sturgis gave to grandson Henry Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis, 146 acres of Friends Assistance w/s Bever Dam Br. purchased of Daniel Simpson & wife, 46 acres purchased of Comfort Newton, 40 acres purchased of Zadock Selby, if no issue to grandson John O. Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis. To grandson Handy Mills Sturgis son of John O. Sturgis. To son James 150 acres of Conveniency, 50 acres of Friends Assistance, 28 1/2 acres of Addition to the Hammer. To daughters Priscilla Nelson, wife of Joel, Sarah Nelson, wife of William. To granddaughter Mary Bell Nelson wife of George. To sons Joshua and Daniel. To granddaughter Margaret Nelson, daughter of Jonathan Nelson. To granddaughters Leah Brattan Sturgis, Sarah Mills Sturgis, Catherine Sturgis daughters of John O. Sturgis. To daughter-in-law Leah Sturgis, widow of son John O. Sturgis. Witt: Joseph Stevenson, Ezekiel Wise and Parker Selby.2 

Family

Priscilla (of John O) Sturgis b. c 1778
Child 1.Eliza Nelson+1 b. 6 May 1804, d. 13 Sep 1867

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. 21 (#145 Priscilla Sturgis).
  2. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 13 & 14 (will of John O. Sturgis).

Eliza Nelson1

F, b. 6 May 1804, d. 13 September 1867
FatherJoel Nelson1 b. c 1775
MotherPriscilla (of John O) Sturgis1 b. c 1778
Last Edited16 Nov 2017
Birth*6 May 1804Eliza Nelson was born on 6 May 1804 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*26 December 1826She married John Outten Sturgis III, son of John Outten Sturgis II and Leah Mills, on 26 December 1826.2 
Married Name26 December 1826 As of 26 December 1826,her married name was Sturgis. 
Death*13 September 1867Eliza Nelson died on 13 September 1867 at Worcester Co, MD, at age 63.3 

Family

John Outten Sturgis III b. 1 May 1803, d. 7 Dec 1872
Children 1.Leah Priscilla Sturgis3 b. 19 Mar 1829, d. 1882
 2.James H. Sturgis3 b. 4 Mar 1831, d. a 1900
 3.Rebecca T. Sturgis3 b. 17 Feb 1833, d. 2 Jul 1900
 4.Henrietta Sturgis3 b. 24 Jan 1834
 5.Catherine Sturgis3 b. 1839
 6.Eliza Catherine Sturgis3 b. 30 Jan 1840
 7.John H. Sturgis3 b. 7 Feb 1842, d. 10 Feb 1876
 8.Joel N. Sturgis3 b. 29 Jun 1852, d. 29 Nov 1931

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. 21 (#145 Priscilla 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. 27 (#227 Eliza Nelson).

Sarah (of John O) Sturgis1

F, b. circa 1775
FatherJohn Outten (of Daniel) Sturgis I1 b. c 1731, d. b 20 Feb 1816
MotherSarah Purnell1 b. c 1745
Last Edited11 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1775Sarah (of John O) Sturgis was born circa 1775 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*31 January 1797She married William Nelson on 31 January 1797 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Married Name31 January 1797 As of 31 January 1797,her married name was Nelson. 
Will - Father's*19 May 1814Sarah was named in her father's will on 19 May 1814 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John O. Sturgis gave to grandson Henry Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis, 146 acres of Friends Assistance w/s Bever Dam Br. purchased of Daniel Simpson & wife, 46 acres purchased of Comfort Newton, 40 acres purchased of Zadock Selby, if no issue to grandson John O. Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis. To grandson Handy Mills Sturgis son of John O. Sturgis. To son James 150 acres of Conveniency, 50 acres of Friends Assistance, 28 1/2 acres of Addition to the Hammer. To daughters Priscilla Nelson, wife of Joel, Sarah Nelson, wife of William. To granddaughter Mary Bell Nelson wife of George. To sons Joshua and Daniel. To granddaughter Margaret Nelson, daughter of Jonathan Nelson. To granddaughters Leah Brattan Sturgis, Sarah Mills Sturgis, Catherine Sturgis daughters of John O. Sturgis. To daughter-in-law Leah Sturgis, widow of son John O. Sturgis. Witt: Joseph Stevenson, Ezekiel Wise and Parker Selby.3 

Family

William Nelson b. c 1775

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. 14 (#146 Sarah Sturgis).
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  3. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 13 & 14 (will of John O. Sturgis).

William Nelson1

M, b. circa 1775
Last Edited11 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1775William Nelson was born circa 1775 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*31 January 1797He married Sarah (of John O) Sturgis, daughter of John Outten (of Daniel) Sturgis I and Sarah Purnell, on 31 January 1797 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Father-in-law*19 May 1814William was named in his father-in-law's will on 19 May 1814 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John O. Sturgis gave to grandson Henry Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis, 146 acres of Friends Assistance w/s Bever Dam Br. purchased of Daniel Simpson & wife, 46 acres purchased of Comfort Newton, 40 acres purchased of Zadock Selby, if no issue to grandson John O. Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis. To grandson Handy Mills Sturgis son of John O. Sturgis. To son James 150 acres of Conveniency, 50 acres of Friends Assistance, 28 1/2 acres of Addition to the Hammer. To daughters Priscilla Nelson, wife of Joel, Sarah Nelson, wife of William. To granddaughter Mary Bell Nelson wife of George. To sons Joshua and Daniel. To granddaughter Margaret Nelson, daughter of Jonathan Nelson. To granddaughters Leah Brattan Sturgis, Sarah Mills Sturgis, Catherine Sturgis daughters of John O. Sturgis. To daughter-in-law Leah Sturgis, widow of son John O. Sturgis. Witt: Joseph Stevenson, Ezekiel Wise and Parker Selby.2 

Family

Sarah (of John O) Sturgis b. c 1775

Citations

  1. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  2. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 13 & 14 (will of John O. Sturgis).

Joshua (of John O) Sturgis1

M, b. circa 1770
FatherJohn Outten (of Daniel) Sturgis I1 b. c 1731, d. b 20 Feb 1816
MotherSarah Purnell1 b. c 1745
Last Edited11 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1770Joshua (of John O) Sturgis was born circa 1770 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*19 May 1814Joshua was named in his father's will on 19 May 1814 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John O. Sturgis gave to grandson Henry Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis, 146 acres of Friends Assistance w/s Bever Dam Br. purchased of Daniel Simpson & wife, 46 acres purchased of Comfort Newton, 40 acres purchased of Zadock Selby, if no issue to grandson John O. Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis. To grandson Handy Mills Sturgis son of John O. Sturgis. To son James 150 acres of Conveniency, 50 acres of Friends Assistance, 28 1/2 acres of Addition to the Hammer. To daughters Priscilla Nelson, wife of Joel, Sarah Nelson, wife of William. To granddaughter Mary Bell Nelson wife of George. To sons Joshua and Daniel. To granddaughter Margaret Nelson, daughter of Jonathan Nelson. To granddaughters Leah Brattan Sturgis, Sarah Mills Sturgis, Catherine Sturgis daughters of John O. Sturgis. To daughter-in-law Leah Sturgis, widow of son John O. Sturgis. Witt: Joseph Stevenson, Ezekiel Wise and Parker Selby.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. 14 (#146 Sarah Sturgis).

Daniel (of John O) Sturgis1

M, b. circa 1772
FatherJohn Outten (of Daniel) Sturgis I1 b. c 1731, d. b 20 Feb 1816
MotherSarah Purnell1 b. c 1745
Last Edited11 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1772Daniel (of John O) Sturgis was born circa 1772 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*19 May 1814Daniel was named in his father's will on 19 May 1814 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John O. Sturgis gave to grandson Henry Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis, 146 acres of Friends Assistance w/s Bever Dam Br. purchased of Daniel Simpson & wife, 46 acres purchased of Comfort Newton, 40 acres purchased of Zadock Selby, if no issue to grandson John O. Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis. To grandson Handy Mills Sturgis son of John O. Sturgis. To son James 150 acres of Conveniency, 50 acres of Friends Assistance, 28 1/2 acres of Addition to the Hammer. To daughters Priscilla Nelson, wife of Joel, Sarah Nelson, wife of William. To granddaughter Mary Bell Nelson wife of George. To sons Joshua and Daniel. To granddaughter Margaret Nelson, daughter of Jonathan Nelson. To granddaughters Leah Brattan Sturgis, Sarah Mills Sturgis, Catherine Sturgis daughters of John O. Sturgis. To daughter-in-law Leah Sturgis, widow of son John O. Sturgis. Witt: Joseph Stevenson, Ezekiel Wise and Parker Selby.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. 14 (#146 Sarah Sturgis).

(-----) (d/o John O) Sturgis1

F, b. circa 1773
FatherJohn Outten (of Daniel) Sturgis I1 b. c 1731, d. b 20 Feb 1816
MotherSarah Purnell1 b. c 1745
Last Edited11 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1773(-----) (d/o John O) Sturgis was born circa 1773 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1795She married Jonathan Nelson circa 1795 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1795 As of circa 1795,her married name was Nelson. 

Family

Jonathan Nelson b. c 1770
Child 1.Margaret Nelson1 b. c 1800

Citations

  1. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 13 & 14 (will of John O. Sturgis).

Jonathan Nelson1

M, b. circa 1770
Last Edited11 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1770Jonathan Nelson was born circa 1770 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1795He married (-----) (d/o John O) Sturgis, daughter of John Outten (of Daniel) Sturgis I and Sarah Purnell, circa 1795 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Father-in-law*19 May 1814Jonathan was named in his father-in-law's will on 19 May 1814 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John O. Sturgis gave to grandson Henry Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis, 146 acres of Friends Assistance w/s Bever Dam Br. purchased of Daniel Simpson & wife, 46 acres purchased of Comfort Newton, 40 acres purchased of Zadock Selby, if no issue to grandson John O. Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis. To grandson Handy Mills Sturgis son of John O. Sturgis. To son James 150 acres of Conveniency, 50 acres of Friends Assistance, 28 1/2 acres of Addition to the Hammer. To daughters Priscilla Nelson, wife of Joel, Sarah Nelson, wife of William. To granddaughter Mary Bell Nelson wife of George. To sons Joshua and Daniel. To granddaughter Margaret Nelson, daughter of Jonathan Nelson. To granddaughters Leah Brattan Sturgis, Sarah Mills Sturgis, Catherine Sturgis daughters of John O. Sturgis. To daughter-in-law Leah Sturgis, widow of son John O. Sturgis. Witt: Joseph Stevenson, Ezekiel Wise and Parker Selby.1 

Family

(-----) (d/o John O) Sturgis b. c 1773
Child 1.Margaret Nelson1 b. c 1800

Citations

  1. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 13 & 14 (will of John O. Sturgis).

Margaret Nelson1

F, b. circa 1800
FatherJonathan Nelson1 b. c 1770
Mother(-----) (d/o John O) Sturgis1 b. c 1773
Last Edited11 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1800Margaret Nelson was born circa 1800 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Grfath's*19 May 1814Margaret was named in her grandfather's will on 19 May 1814 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John O. Sturgis gave to grandson Henry Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis, 146 acres of Friends Assistance w/s Bever Dam Br. purchased of Daniel Simpson & wife, 46 acres purchased of Comfort Newton, 40 acres purchased of Zadock Selby, if no issue to grandson John O. Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis. To grandson Handy Mills Sturgis son of John O. Sturgis. To son James 150 acres of Conveniency, 50 acres of Friends Assistance, 28 1/2 acres of Addition to the Hammer. To daughters Priscilla Nelson, wife of Joel, Sarah Nelson, wife of William. To granddaughter Mary Bell Nelson wife of George. To sons Joshua and Daniel. To granddaughter Margaret Nelson, daughter of Jonathan Nelson. To granddaughters Leah Brattan Sturgis, Sarah Mills Sturgis, Catherine Sturgis daughters of John O. Sturgis. To daughter-in-law Leah Sturgis, widow of son John O. Sturgis. Witt: Joseph Stevenson, Ezekiel Wise and Parker Selby.1 

Citations

  1. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 13 & 14 (will of John O. Sturgis).

(-----) (s/o John O) Sturgis1

M, b. circa 1768
FatherJohn Outten (of Daniel) Sturgis I1 b. c 1731, d. b 20 Feb 1816
MotherSarah Purnell1 b. c 1745
Last Edited11 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1768(-----) (s/o John O) Sturgis was born circa 1768 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1790He married (-----) (-----) circa 1790 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

(-----) (-----) b. c 1770
Child 1.Mary Bell Sturgis1 b. c 1792

Citations

  1. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 13 & 14 (will of John O. Sturgis).

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

F, b. circa 1770
Last Edited11 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1770(-----) (-----) was born circa 1770 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1790She married (-----) (s/o John O) Sturgis, son of John Outten (of Daniel) Sturgis I and Sarah Purnell, circa 1790 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1790 As of circa 1790,her married name was Sturgis. 

Family

(-----) (s/o John O) Sturgis b. c 1768
Child 1.Mary Bell Sturgis1 b. c 1792

Citations

  1. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 13 & 14 (will of John O. Sturgis).

Mary Bell Sturgis1

F, b. circa 1792
Father(-----) (s/o John O) Sturgis1 b. c 1768
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1770
Last Edited11 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1792Mary Bell Sturgis was born circa 1792 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*11 February 1812She married George Nelson on 11 February 1812 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Married Name11 February 1812 As of 11 February 1812,her married name was Nelson. 
Will - Grfath's*19 May 1814Mary was named in her grandfather's will on 19 May 1814 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John O. Sturgis gave to grandson Henry Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis, 146 acres of Friends Assistance w/s Bever Dam Br. purchased of Daniel Simpson & wife, 46 acres purchased of Comfort Newton, 40 acres purchased of Zadock Selby, if no issue to grandson John O. Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis. To grandson Handy Mills Sturgis son of John O. Sturgis. To son James 150 acres of Conveniency, 50 acres of Friends Assistance, 28 1/2 acres of Addition to the Hammer. To daughters Priscilla Nelson, wife of Joel, Sarah Nelson, wife of William. To granddaughter Mary Bell Nelson wife of George. To sons Joshua and Daniel. To granddaughter Margaret Nelson, daughter of Jonathan Nelson. To granddaughters Leah Brattan Sturgis, Sarah Mills Sturgis, Catherine Sturgis daughters of John O. Sturgis. To daughter-in-law Leah Sturgis, widow of son John O. Sturgis. Witt: Joseph Stevenson, Ezekiel Wise and Parker Selby.1 

Family

George Nelson b. c 1790

Citations

  1. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 13 & 14 (will of John O. Sturgis).
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

George Nelson1

M, b. circa 1790
Last Edited11 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1790George Nelson was born circa 1790 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*11 February 1812He married Mary Bell Sturgis, daughter of (-----) (s/o John O) Sturgis and (-----) (-----), on 11 February 1812 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Father-in-law*19 May 1814George was named in his father-in-law's will on 19 May 1814 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John O. Sturgis gave to grandson Henry Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis, 146 acres of Friends Assistance w/s Bever Dam Br. purchased of Daniel Simpson & wife, 46 acres purchased of Comfort Newton, 40 acres purchased of Zadock Selby, if no issue to grandson John O. Sturgis, son of John O. Sturgis. To grandson Handy Mills Sturgis son of John O. Sturgis. To son James 150 acres of Conveniency, 50 acres of Friends Assistance, 28 1/2 acres of Addition to the Hammer. To daughters Priscilla Nelson, wife of Joel, Sarah Nelson, wife of William. To granddaughter Mary Bell Nelson wife of George. To sons Joshua and Daniel. To granddaughter Margaret Nelson, daughter of Jonathan Nelson. To granddaughters Leah Brattan Sturgis, Sarah Mills Sturgis, Catherine Sturgis daughters of John O. Sturgis. To daughter-in-law Leah Sturgis, widow of son John O. Sturgis. Witt: Joseph Stevenson, Ezekiel Wise and Parker Selby.2 

Family

Mary Bell Sturgis b. c 1792

Citations

  1. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  2. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 13 & 14 (will of John O. Sturgis).

(-----) Gunby1

M, b. circa 1775
Last Edited11 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1775(-----) Gunby was born circa 1775 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1805He married Sarah Kirk Townsend, daughter of James Townsend and Sarah Coard, circa 1805 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Sarah Kirk Townsend b. 10 Jan 1780, d. a 1829

Citations

  1. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 15 (will of Sarah Sturgis).

Mary Sturgis1

F, b. circa 1764
FatherIsaiah (of Wm) Sturgis1 b. c 1726, d. b 26 May 1767
MotherAdah (-----)1 b. c 1725, d. b 29 Dec 1767
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1764Mary Sturgis was born circa 1764 at Accomack Co, VA.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. 14 (#69 Isaia Sturgis).

Betty (-----)1

F, b. circa 1750
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1750Betty (-----) was born circa 1750 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1768She married Levin (of John) Sturgis, son of John (of Richard) Sturgis and Tabitha (-----), circa 1768 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1768 As of circa 1768,her married name was Sturgis. 

Family

Levin (of John) Sturgis b. c 1743, d. a 1820
Children 1.John (of Levin) Sturgis+1 b. c 1775, d. c 1807
 2.Levin (of Levin?) Sturgis1 b. c 1778
 3.Peter (of Levin) Sturgis1 b. c 1784, d. b 1850

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. 15 (#116 Levin Sturgis).

John (of Levin) Sturgis1

M, b. circa 1775, d. circa 1807
FatherLevin (of John) Sturgis1 b. c 1743, d. a 1820
MotherBetty (-----)1 b. c 1750
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1775John (of Levin) Sturgis was born circa 1775 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*24 January 1797He married Tabitha Brumbly on 24 January 1797 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Census head*1800John was listed as a head of household in the census of 1800 at Worcester Co, MD. He is shown as John of Levin with 2M-10, 1M26-45, 2F-10, 1F10-16, 1F26-45.3 
Land acquired*6 February 1801He acquired land on 6 February 1801 at tract Middlemore, Worcester Co, MD. It contained 17 acres, John Sturgis of Levin purchased from John Tarr. In 1801 he gave the property to his son, James.3 
Death*circa 1807He died circa 1807 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Tabitha Brumbly b. c 1780, d. b 24 Jul 1807
Children 1.James (of John) Sturgis3 b. c 1798
 2.George Bennett (of John) Sturgis3 b. 1802, d. b 1860

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. 15 (#116 Levin 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. 22 (#163 John Sturgis).

Tabitha Brumbly1

F, b. circa 1780, d. before 24 July 1807
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1780Tabitha Brumbly was born circa 1780 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*24 January 1797She married John (of Levin) Sturgis, son of Levin (of John) Sturgis and Betty (-----), on 24 January 1797 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name24 January 1797 As of 24 January 1797,her married name was Sturgis. 
Will*1 February 1807Tabitha made a will on 1 February 1807 at Worcester Co, MD. In her will Tabitha Sturgis gave to sons James & George. To brother-in-law John Allen, Extr. Witt: Polley Brumbly & John Spencer. After her death, Tabitha's brother-in-law apprenticed the two boys and sold 'Middlemore.' 1807 Orphan's Court Proceedings: James Sturgis was placed in the poor house to learn the trade of a tailor.2,3 
Death*before 24 July 1807She died before 24 July 1807 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that her will was proved.2 

Family

John (of Levin) Sturgis b. c 1775, d. c 1807
Children 1.James (of John) Sturgis3 b. c 1798
 2.George Bennett (of John) Sturgis3 b. 1802, d. b 1860

Citations

  1. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  2. [S2225] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH, 1806-1813, p. 6 (will of Tabitha Sturgis).
  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. 22 (#163 John Sturgis).

Levin (of Levin?) Sturgis1

M, b. circa 1778
FatherLevin (of John) Sturgis1 b. c 1743, d. a 1820
MotherBetty (-----)1 b. c 1750
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1778Levin (of Levin?) Sturgis was born circa 1778 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*29 November 1799He married Nancy Taylor on 29 November 1799 at Worcester Co, MD.2 

Family

Nancy Taylor 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. 15 (#116 Levin Sturgis).
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Nancy Taylor1

F, b. circa 1780
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1780Nancy Taylor was born circa 1780 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*29 November 1799She married Levin (of Levin?) Sturgis, son of Levin (of John) Sturgis and Betty (-----), on 29 November 1799 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name29 November 1799 As of 29 November 1799,her married name was Sturgis. 

Family

Levin (of Levin?) Sturgis b. c 1778

Citations

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

Peter (of Levin) Sturgis1

M, b. circa 1784, d. before 1850
FatherLevin (of John) Sturgis1 b. c 1743, d. a 1820
MotherBetty (-----)1 b. c 1750
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1784Peter (of Levin) Sturgis was born circa 1784 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*17 April 1810He married Betsey Dukes on 17 April 1810 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Census head*1820Peter was listed as a head of household in the census of 1820 at Worcester Co, MD. 4M-10, 1M26-45, 1F-10, 1F26-45, as Peter of Levin.3 
Census head*1830Peter was listed as a head of household in the census of 1830 at Worcester Co, MD. 1M-5, 1M5-10, 2M10-15, 2M15-20, 1M40-50, 1F-5, 1F10-15, 1F40-50. Next to Peter is Sally Sturis with 1F-5, 1F20-30, 1F30-40.3 
Census head1840Peter was listed as a head of household in the census of 1840 at Worcester Co, MD. 1M5-10, 1M10-15, 1M15-20, 1M20-30, 1M50-60, 1F10-15, 1F50-60.3 
Death*before 1850He died before 1850 at Worcester Co, MD.3 

Family

Betsey Dukes b. c 1790

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. 15 (#116 Levin 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. 22 (#165 Peter Sturgis).

Betsey Dukes1

F, b. circa 1790
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1790Betsey Dukes was born circa 1790 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*17 April 1810She married Peter (of Levin) Sturgis, son of Levin (of John) Sturgis and Betty (-----), on 17 April 1810 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name17 April 1810 As of 17 April 1810,her married name was Sturgis. 

Family

Peter (of Levin) Sturgis b. c 1784, d. b 1850

Citations

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

James (of John) Sturgis1

M, b. circa 1798
FatherJohn (of Levin) Sturgis1 b. c 1775, d. c 1807
MotherTabitha Brumbly1 b. c 1780, d. b 24 Jul 1807
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1798James (of John) Sturgis was born circa 1798 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Mother's*1 February 1807James was named in his mother's will on 1 February 1807 at Worcester Co, MD. In her will Tabitha Sturgis gave to sons James & George. To brother-in-law John Allen, Extr. Witt: Polley Brumbly & John Spencer. After her death, Tabitha's brother-in-law apprenticed the two boys and sold 'Middlemore.' 1807 Orphan's Court Proceedings: James Sturgis was placed in the poor house to learn the trade of a tailor.1,2 

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. 22 (#163 John Sturgis).
  2. [S2225] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH, 1806-1813, p. 6 (will of Tabitha Sturgis).

George Bennett (of John) Sturgis1

M, b. 1802, d. before 1860
FatherJohn (of Levin) Sturgis1 b. c 1775, d. c 1807
MotherTabitha Brumbly1 b. c 1780, d. b 24 Jul 1807
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*1802George Bennett (of John) Sturgis was born in 1802 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Mother's*1 February 1807George was named in his mother's will on 1 February 1807 at Worcester Co, MD. In her will Tabitha Sturgis gave to sons James & George. To brother-in-law John Allen, Extr. Witt: Polley Brumbly & John Spencer. After her death, Tabitha's brother-in-law apprenticed the two boys and sold 'Middlemore.' 1807 Orphan's Court Proceedings: James Sturgis was placed in the poor house to learn the trade of a tailor.2,1 
Marriage*1835He married Louisa Hall in 1835. He married Louisa Hall of Portland, ME. He was captain of a sailing vessel, 'Rio Grand,' which carried cotton to England and immigrants to America. He is shown in census at Cumberland Co., ME. George and Louisa had twin sons born 1 Feb 1838, George Sturgis and Henry Boody Sturgis. (notes of Barbara Shipley Wilson.)3 
Death*before 1860George Bennett (of John) Sturgis died before 1860.1 

Family

Louisa Hall b. c 1815

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. 22 (#163 John Sturgis).
  2. [S2225] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH, 1806-1813, p. 6 (will of Tabitha Sturgis).
  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. 22 (#242 George Bennett Sturgis).

Louisa Hall1

F, b. circa 1815
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1815Louisa Hall was born circa 1815.1 
Marriage*1835She married George Bennett (of John) Sturgis, son of John (of Levin) Sturgis and Tabitha Brumbly, in 1835. He married Louisa Hall of Portland, ME. He was captain of a sailing vessel, 'Rio Grand,' which carried cotton to England and immigrants to America. He is shown in census at Cumberland Co., ME. George and Louisa had twin sons born 1 Feb 1838, George Sturgis and Henry Boody Sturgis. (notes of Barbara Shipley Wilson.)1 
Married Name1835 As of 1835,her married name was Sturgis. 

Family

George Bennett (of John) Sturgis b. 1802, d. b 1860

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. 22 (#242 George Bennett Sturgis).

Mary (-----)1

F, b. circa 1765
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1765Mary (-----) was born circa 1765 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*before 1787She married Outten (of Thos) Sturgis, son of Thomas Sturgis and Sarah Outten, before 1787 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namebefore 1787 As of before 1787,her married name was Sturgis. 

Family

Outten (of Thos) Sturgis b. c 1760, d. a 1795
Child 1.John (of Outten) Sturgis2 b. c 1788

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. 15 (#86 Outten Sturgis of Thomas).
  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. 16 (#166 John Sturgis).

John (of Outten) Sturgis1

M, b. circa 1788
FatherOutten (of Thos) Sturgis1 b. c 1760, d. a 1795
MotherMary (-----)1 b. c 1765
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1788John (of Outten) Sturgis was born circa 1788 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Bound Out*1795He was bound out in 1795 at Worcester Co, MD. By consent of his father, Outten Sturgis of Thomas, he was bound out to Richard M. Richardson to learn the trade of a seaman. (David V. Heise, Worcester County, MD Orphans Court Proceedings 1777-1800, p. 213.)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. 16 (#166 John Sturgis).

Richard Sturgis IV1

M, b. before 1774
FatherRichard Sturgis III (Worcester)1 b. b 1745, d. a 1820
Mother(-----) Harper1 b. c 1750, d. b 18 Dec 1798
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*before 1774Richard Sturgis IV was born before 1774 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Census head*1810Richard was listed as a head of household in the census of 1810 at Worcester Co, MD. Probably the Richard Jr. in 1810 census of Worcester County. He may be the Richard Sr. in 1820 census at Snow Hill, Worcester Co. (p.181) shown with a male 45+ and a female 45+.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. 16 (#168 Richard Sturgis IV).

John S. Jones1

M, b. 6 April 1814
FatherCaleb Jones1 b. c 1785
MotherMartha (of Joshua) 'Patty' Sturgis1 b. 27 Jan 1783
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*6 April 1814John S. Jones was born on 6 April 1814 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

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

Thomas Handy Jones1

M, b. 15 April 1816
FatherCaleb Jones1 b. c 1785
MotherMartha (of Joshua) 'Patty' Sturgis1 b. 27 Jan 1783
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*15 April 1816Thomas Handy Jones was born on 15 April 1816 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*12 February 1845He married Mary Atlanta Selby on 12 February 1845 at Worcester Co, MD.2 

Family

Mary Atlanta Selby b. c 1825

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 (#109 Martha Sturgis).
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Mary Atlanta Selby1

F, b. circa 1825
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1825Mary Atlanta Selby was born circa 1825 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*12 February 1845She married Thomas Handy Jones, son of Caleb Jones and Martha (of Joshua) 'Patty' Sturgis, on 12 February 1845 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name12 February 1845 As of 12 February 1845,her married name was Jones. 

Family

Thomas Handy Jones b. 15 Apr 1816

Citations

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

Nancy Jones1

F, b. before 1817
FatherCaleb Jones1 b. c 1785
MotherMartha (of Joshua) 'Patty' Sturgis1 b. 27 Jan 1783
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*before 1817Nancy Jones was born before 1817 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. 17 (#109 Martha Sturgis).

Major (of Caleb) Jones1

M, b. before 1817
FatherCaleb Jones1 b. c 1785
MotherMartha (of Joshua) 'Patty' Sturgis1 b. 27 Jan 1783
Last Edited6 Sep 2018
Birth*before 1817Major (of Caleb) Jones was born before 1817 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. 17 (#109 Martha Sturgis).

Catherine (-----)1

F, b. circa 1755
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1755Catherine (-----) was born circa 1755 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1775She married Jacob (of Wm) Sturgis, son of William (of Wm) Sturgis Jr. and Janet (-----), circa 1775 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1775 As of circa 1775,her married name was Sturgis. 

Family

Jacob (of Wm) Sturgis b. c 1752, d. 1810
Children 1.Joshua (of Jacob) Sturgis1 b. c 1780, d. 1825
 2.Priscilla (of Jacob) Sturgis1 b. c 1782, d. b 1830
 3.Catharine (of Jacob) Sturgis1 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. 17 (#117 Jacob Sturgis).

Joshua (of Jacob) Sturgis1

M, b. circa 1780, d. 1825
FatherJacob (of Wm) Sturgis1 b. c 1752, d. 1810
MotherCatherine (-----)1 b. c 1755
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1780Joshua (of Jacob) Sturgis was born circa 1780 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Death*1825He died in 1825 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. 17 (#117 Jacob Sturgis).

Priscilla (of Jacob) Sturgis1

F, b. circa 1782, d. before 1830
FatherJacob (of Wm) Sturgis1 b. c 1752, d. 1810
MotherCatherine (-----)1 b. c 1755
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1782Priscilla (of Jacob) Sturgis was born circa 1782 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1800She married William Noble, son of James Noble Jr. and Mary (-----), circa 1800 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1800 As of circa 1800,her married name was Noble. 
Death*before 1830Priscilla (of Jacob) Sturgis died before 1830 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

William Noble b. c 1775

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 (#117 Jacob Sturgis).

William Noble1

M, b. circa 1775
FatherJames Noble Jr.1 b. c 1750
MotherMary (-----)1 b. c 1750
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1775William Noble was born circa 1775 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1800He married Priscilla (of Jacob) Sturgis, daughter of Jacob (of Wm) Sturgis and Catherine (-----), circa 1800 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Priscilla (of Jacob) Sturgis b. c 1782, d. b 1830

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 (#117 Jacob Sturgis).

James Noble Jr.1

M, b. circa 1750
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1750James Noble Jr. was born circa 1750 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1775He married Mary (-----) circa 1775 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Mary (-----) b. c 1750
Child 1.William Noble1 b. c 1775

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 (#117 Jacob Sturgis).

Mary (-----)1

F, b. circa 1750
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1750Mary (-----) was born circa 1750 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1775She married James Noble Jr. circa 1775 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1775 As of circa 1775,her married name was Noble. 

Family

James Noble Jr. b. c 1750
Child 1.William Noble1 b. c 1775

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 (#117 Jacob Sturgis).

Catharine (of Jacob) Sturgis1

F, b. circa 1784
FatherJacob (of Wm) Sturgis1 b. c 1752, d. 1810
MotherCatherine (-----)1 b. c 1755
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1784Catharine (of Jacob) Sturgis was born circa 1784 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*17 July 1801She married Charles B. Harris, son of Charles Harris and Mary Green, on 17 July 1801 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Married Name17 July 1801 As of 17 July 1801,her married name was Harris. 

Family

Charles B. Harris 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 (#117 Jacob Sturgis).
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Charles B. Harris1

M, b. circa 1780
FatherCharles Harris2 b. c 1750
MotherMary Green2 b. c 1750
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1780Charles B. Harris was born circa 1780 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*17 July 1801He married Catharine (of Jacob) Sturgis, daughter of Jacob (of Wm) Sturgis and Catherine (-----), on 17 July 1801 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Catharine (of Jacob) Sturgis b. c 1784

Citations

  1. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  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 (#117 Jacob Sturgis).

Charles Harris1

M, b. circa 1750
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1750Charles Harris was born circa 1750 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1775He married Mary Green circa 1775 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Mary Green b. c 1750
Child 1.Charles B. Harris1 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 (#117 Jacob Sturgis).

Mary Green1

F, b. circa 1750
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1750Mary Green was born circa 1750 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1775She married Charles Harris circa 1775 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1775 As of circa 1775,her married name was Harris. 

Family

Charles Harris b. c 1750
Child 1.Charles B. Harris1 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 (#117 Jacob Sturgis).

Zipporah (-----)1

F, b. circa 1760
Last Edited13 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1760Zipporah (-----) was born circa 1760 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1780She married Zadock (of John IV) Sturgis, son of John Sturgis IV and (-----) (-----), 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. 1767.1 
Married Namecirca 1780 As of circa 1780,her married name was Sturgis. 

Family

Zadock (of John IV) Sturgis b. c 1757, d. b 21 Aug 1835
Children 1.Littleton (of Zadock) Sturgis+1 b. c 1780, d. 1811
 2.Mary (of Zadock) Sturgis1 b. c 1785
 3.Elizabeth (of Zadock) Sturgis1 b. c 1788
 4.John (of Zadock) Sturgis+1 b. c 1790, d. b 8 Aug 1865
 5.Thomas E. (of Zadock) Sturgis+1 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. 17 (#120 Zadock Sturgis).

Charles (of Chas of Nath) Rackliffe1

M, b. circa 1730, d. before 9 March 1784
FatherCapt. Charles (of Nath) Rackliffe1 b. c 1682, d. b 31 Aug 1752
MotherRachel Fassett1 b. 28 Mar 1704, d. 1762
Last Edited26 Jan 2019
Birth*circa 1730Charles (of Chas of Nath) Rackliffe was born circa 1730 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1750He married Mary 'Polly' Purnell, daughter of Maj. Thomas Purnell (III) and Mary Outten, circa 1750 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Will - Father's*13 July 1752Charles was named in his father's will on 13 July 1752 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Charles Rackliff gave wife Rachel 1/3 of estate. To son John part of lands and plantation (described). To son James remaining lands (described). To daughters Elizabeth, Neomey and Katherine Rackliff lands should both John and James die leaving no heirs. To son Charles land (described). To son Nathaniel remaining land (described). To daughter Katherine personalty. To daughter Mary Hindes one shilling. To daughter Comfort Rackliff personalty. To daughter Hannah personalty. To daughter Rachel personalty. Extrs: Rachel Rackliff, John Rackliff & Charles Rackliff. Witt: John Fassitt, Samuel Holland & Rouse Fassitt.1 
Will - Father-in-law*4 June 1768Charles was named in his father-in-law's will on 4 June 1768 at Worcester Co, MD. His wife was shown as daughter Mary, wife of Charles Rackliffe, in the will of Thomas Purnell, wife Mary.3 
Will - Witnessed*20 November 1771Charles witnessed a will on 20 November 1771 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that William Smock, Charles Rackliffe & Mary Rackliffe witnessed the will of Purnell Fletcher Smtih, wife Sarah.4 
Will*15 March 1783Charles made a 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.5 
Death*before 9 March 1784He died before 9 March 1784 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was proved and bonds were posted on administration on the estate of Charles Rackliffe by Charles Racklilff, James Wilson & Peter Chaille. Inventory - Charles Rackliffe Extr. Next of Kin: John Rackliffe & Nathaniel Rackliffe.1,5 

Family

Mary 'Polly' Purnell b. c 1731/32
Marriage*circa 1750He married Mary 'Polly' Purnell, daughter of Maj. Thomas Purnell (III) and Mary Outten, circa 1750 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Children 1.Charles (of Chas of Chas of Nath) Rackliffe+2 b. c 1752
 2.John Rackliffe2 b. c 1754, d. b 1 Sep 1786
 3.James Rackliffe2 b. c 1756, d. b 11 Aug 1790
 4.Tabitha Rackliffe2 b. c 1758
 5.Zipporah Rackliffe+2 b. c 1765, d. b 29 Jan 1822
 6.Thomas Purnell Rackliffe2 b. c 1768, d. 1819

Citations

  1. [S2160] Sharon S. Jones, Worcester Co, MD Wills, JW-2, 1742-1758, p. 33 (will of Charles Rackliffe, wife Rachel).
  2. [S2195] Aaron Horner & staff, The Rackliffe (and related) Family of Old Somerset County.
  3. [S2002] Sharon S. Jones, Worcester Co, MD Wills, 1759-1769, p. 59-60 (will of Thomas Purnell, wife Mary).
  4. [S825] Ruth Dryden, Worcester County, MD, Will Book JW4, 1769-1783, p. 9 (will of Purnell Fletcher Smith, wife Sarah).
  5. [S2208] David V. Heise, Worcester County, Maryland Will Book JW13, 1783-1790, p. 24 (will of Charles Rackliffe).

Mary 'Polly' Purnell1

F, b. circa 1731/32
FatherMaj. Thomas Purnell (III)2 b. 9 Nov 1695, d. 7 Aug 1769
MotherMary Outten2 b. 10 Sep 1702, d. 27 Jun 1772
Last Edited26 Jan 2019
Birth*circa 1731/32Mary 'Polly' Purnell was born circa 1731/32 at Worcester Co, MD.3 
Marriage*circa 1750She married Charles (of Chas of Nath) Rackliffe, son of Capt. Charles (of Nath) Rackliffe and Rachel Fassett, circa 1750 at Worcester Co, MD.3 
Married Namecirca 1750 As of circa 1750,her married name was Rackliffe. 
Will - Father's*4 June 1768Mary was named in her father's will on 4 June 1768 at Worcester Co, MD. She was shown as daughter Mary, wife of Charles Rackliffe, in the will of Thomas Purnell, wife Mary.2 
Will - Witnessed*20 November 1771Mary witnessed a will on 20 November 1771 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that William Smock, Charles Rackliffe & Mary Rackliffe witnessed the will of Purnell Fletcher Smtih, wife Sarah.4 
Will - Mother's*21 June 1772Mary was named in her mother'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.1 

Family

Charles (of Chas of Nath) Rackliffe b. c 1730, d. b 9 Mar 1784
Children 1.Charles (of Chas of Chas of Nath) Rackliffe+3 b. c 1752
 2.John Rackliffe3 b. c 1754, d. b 1 Sep 1786
 3.James Rackliffe3 b. c 1756, d. b 11 Aug 1790
 4.Tabitha Rackliffe3 b. c 1758
 5.Zipporah Rackliffe+3 b. c 1765, d. b 29 Jan 1822
 6.Thomas Purnell Rackliffe3 b. c 1768, d. 1819

Citations

  1. [S825] Ruth Dryden, Worcester County, MD, Will Book JW4, 1769-1783, p. 10 (will of Mary Purnell).
  2. [S2002] Sharon S. Jones, Worcester Co, MD Wills, 1759-1769, p. 59-60 (will of Thomas Purnell, wife Mary).
  3. [S2195] Aaron Horner & staff, The Rackliffe (and related) Family of Old Somerset County.
  4. [S825] Ruth Dryden, Worcester County, MD, Will Book JW4, 1769-1783, p. 9 (will of Purnell Fletcher Smith, wife Sarah).

Charles (of Chas of Chas of Nath) Rackliffe1

M, b. circa 1752
FatherCharles (of Chas of Nath) Rackliffe1 b. c 1730, d. b 9 Mar 1784
MotherMary 'Polly' Purnell1 b. c 1731/32
Last Edited26 Jan 2019
Birth*circa 1752Charles (of Chas of Chas of Nath) Rackliffe was born circa 1752 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Grmoth's*21 June 1772Charles was named in his 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.2 
Will - Father's*15 March 1783Charles was named in his 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.3 
Will - Brother's13 May 1786Charles was named in his 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.4 
Will - Brother's*14 May 1790Charles was named in his 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.5 

Family

Child 1.John (of Charles) Rackliffe5 b. c 1775

Citations

  1. [S2195] Aaron Horner & staff, The Rackliffe (and related) Family of Old Somerset County.
  2. [S825] Ruth Dryden, Worcester County, MD, Will Book JW4, 1769-1783, p. 10 (will of Mary Purnell).
  3. [S2208] David V. Heise, Worcester County, Maryland Will Book JW13, 1783-1790, p. 24 (will of Charles Rackliffe).
  4. [S2208] David V. Heise, Worcester County, Maryland Will Book JW13, 1783-1790, p. 20 (will of John Rackliffe).
  5. [S2208] David V. Heise, Worcester County, Maryland Will Book JW13, 1783-1790, p. 48 (will of James Rackliffe).

John Rackliffe1

M, b. circa 1754, d. before 1 September 1786
FatherCharles (of Chas of Nath) Rackliffe1 b. c 1730, d. b 9 Mar 1784
MotherMary 'Polly' Purnell1 b. c 1731/32
Last Edited26 Jan 2019
Birth*circa 1754John Rackliffe was born circa 1754 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Grmoth's*21 June 1772John was named in his 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.2 
Will - Father's*15 March 1783John was named in his 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.3 
Will*13 May 1786John made a 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.4 
Death*before 1 September 1786He died before 1 September 1786 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was proved.4 

Citations

  1. [S2195] Aaron Horner & staff, The Rackliffe (and related) Family of Old Somerset County.
  2. [S825] Ruth Dryden, Worcester County, MD, Will Book JW4, 1769-1783, p. 10 (will of Mary Purnell).
  3. [S2208] David V. Heise, Worcester County, Maryland Will Book JW13, 1783-1790, p. 24 (will of Charles Rackliffe).
  4. [S2208] David V. Heise, Worcester County, Maryland Will Book JW13, 1783-1790, p. 20 (will of John Rackliffe).

James Rackliffe1

M, b. circa 1756, d. before 11 August 1790
FatherCharles (of Chas of Nath) Rackliffe1 b. c 1730, d. b 9 Mar 1784
MotherMary 'Polly' Purnell1 b. c 1731/32
Last Edited26 Jan 2019
Birth*circa 1756James Rackliffe was born circa 1756 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Grmoth's*21 June 1772James was named in his 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.2 
Will - Father's*15 March 1783James was named in his 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.3 
Will - Brother's*13 May 1786James was named in his 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.4 
Will*14 May 1790James made a 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.5 
Death*before 11 August 1790He died before 11 August 1790 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was proved.5 

Citations

  1. [S2195] Aaron Horner & staff, The Rackliffe (and related) Family of Old Somerset County.
  2. [S825] Ruth Dryden, Worcester County, MD, Will Book JW4, 1769-1783, p. 10 (will of Mary Purnell).
  3. [S2208] David V. Heise, Worcester County, Maryland Will Book JW13, 1783-1790, p. 24 (will of Charles Rackliffe).
  4. [S2208] David V. Heise, Worcester County, Maryland Will Book JW13, 1783-1790, p. 20 (will of John Rackliffe).
  5. [S2208] David V. Heise, Worcester County, Maryland Will Book JW13, 1783-1790, p. 48 (will of James Rackliffe).

Tabitha Rackliffe1

F, b. circa 1758
FatherCharles (of Chas of Nath) Rackliffe1 b. c 1730, d. b 9 Mar 1784
MotherMary 'Polly' Purnell1 b. c 1731/32
Last Edited26 Jan 2019
Birth*circa 1758Tabitha Rackliffe was born circa 1758 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2195] Aaron Horner & staff, The Rackliffe (and related) Family of Old Somerset County.

Thomas Purnell Rackliffe1

M, b. circa 1768, d. 1819
FatherCharles (of Chas of Nath) Rackliffe1 b. c 1730, d. b 9 Mar 1784
MotherMary 'Polly' Purnell1 b. c 1731/32
Last Edited26 Jan 2019
Birth*circa 1768Thomas Purnell Rackliffe was born circa 1768 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Will - Father's*15 March 1783Thomas was named in his 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.3 
Will - Brother's13 May 1786Thomas was named in his 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.2 
Will - Brother's*14 May 1790Thomas was named in his 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.4 
Death*1819He died in 1819 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2195] Aaron Horner & staff, The Rackliffe (and related) Family of Old Somerset County.
  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. 24 (will of Charles Rackliffe).
  4. [S2208] David V. Heise, Worcester County, Maryland Will Book JW13, 1783-1790, p. 48 (will of James Rackliffe).

Sarah Rownd1

F, b. circa 1788
FatherHampton Rownd1 b. c 1760
MotherZipporah Rackliffe1 b. c 1765, d. b 29 Jan 1822
Last Edited15 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1788Sarah Rownd was born circa 1788 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Uncle's*14 May 1790Sarah 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.1 
Marriage*17 December 1817She married Thomas E. (of Zadock) Sturgis, son of Zadock (of John IV) Sturgis and Zipporah (-----), on 17 December 1817 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Thomas E. Sturgis and Sarah Round.2 
Married Name17 December 1817 As of 17 December 1817,her married name was Sturgis. 

Family

Thomas E. (of Zadock) Sturgis b. c 1795
Children 1.Charles R. Sturgis3 b. c 1818
 2.Jacob Hanton Sturgis3 b. c 1821
 3.Dolly A. Sturgis4 b. c 1825
 4.Zipporah Sturgis5 b. c 1827

Citations

  1. [S2208] David V. Heise, Worcester County, Maryland Will Book JW13, 1783-1790, p. 48 (will of James Rackliffe).
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  3. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 38 (will of Zipporah Teague).
  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 (#254 Dolly A. 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 (#255 Zipporah Sturgis).

John (of Charles) Rackliffe1

M, b. circa 1775
FatherCharles (of Chas of Chas of Nath) Rackliffe1 b. c 1752
Last Edited26 Jan 2019
Birth*circa 1775John (of Charles) Rackliffe was born circa 1775 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Uncle's*14 May 1790John was named in his 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.1 

Citations

  1. [S2208] David V. Heise, Worcester County, Maryland Will Book JW13, 1783-1790, p. 48 (will of James Rackliffe).

Thomas R. Rownd1

M, b. circa 1790
FatherHampton Rownd1 b. c 1760
MotherZipporah Rackliffe1 b. c 1765, d. b 29 Jan 1822
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1790Thomas R. Rownd was born circa 1790 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Mother's*14 January 1822Thomas was named in his 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 

Citations

  1. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 38 (will of Zipporah Teague).

Elizabeth F. Teague1,2

F, b. circa 1797, d. before 1826
FatherCapt. Jacob Teague1 b. c 1750
MotherZipporah Rackliffe1 b. c 1765, d. b 29 Jan 1822
Last Edited15 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1797Elizabeth F. Teague was born circa 1797 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Mother's*14 January 1822Elizabeth 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 
Marriage*3 December 1822She married John Sturgis VI, son of John Sturgis V and Nancy Bishop, on 3 December 1822 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as John Sturgis (Junior) and Elizabeth F. Teague.2 
Married Name3 December 1822 As of 3 December 1822,her married name was Sturgis. 
Death*before 1826Elizabeth F. Teague died before 1826 at Worcester Co, MD.2 

Family

John Sturgis VI b. 1800, d. 1865

Citations

  1. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 38 (will of Zipporah Teague).
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Esther Teague1

F, b. circa 1799
FatherCapt. Jacob Teague1 b. c 1750
MotherZipporah Rackliffe1 b. c 1765, d. b 29 Jan 1822
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1799Esther Teague was born circa 1799 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Mother's*14 January 1822Esther 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 

Citations

  1. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 38 (will of Zipporah Teague).

Zipporah T. Teague1

F, b. circa 1801
FatherCapt. Jacob Teague2 b. c 1750
MotherZipporah Rackliffe2 b. c 1765, d. b 29 Jan 1822
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1801Zipporah T. Teague was born circa 1801 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Will - Mother's*14 January 1822Zipporah 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.2 
Marriage*15 October 1822She married William Broughton on 15 October 1822 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name15 October 1822 As of 15 October 1822,her married name was Broughton. 

Family

William Broughton b. c 1800

Citations

  1. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  2. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 38 (will of Zipporah Teague).

William Broughton1

M, b. circa 1800
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1800William Broughton was born circa 1800 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*15 October 1822He married Zipporah T. Teague, daughter of Capt. Jacob Teague and Zipporah Rackliffe, on 15 October 1822 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Zipporah T. Teague b. c 1801

Citations

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

Nancy Rownd1

F, b. circa 1792
FatherHampton Rownd1 b. c 1760
MotherZipporah Rackliffe1 b. c 1765, d. b 29 Jan 1822
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1792Nancy Rownd was born circa 1792 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*5 April 1821She married Peter Truitt on 5 April 1821 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Peter Pruitt and Nancy Round. (NOTE: She was shown as daughter Nancy Truitt in her mother's will.)2 
Married Name5 April 1821 As of 5 April 1821,her married name was Truitt. 
Will - Mother's*14 January 1822Nancy 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

Peter Truitt b. c 1795

Citations

  1. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 38 (will of Zipporah Teague).
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Peter Truitt1

M, b. circa 1795
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1795Peter Truitt was born circa 1795 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*5 April 1821He married Nancy Rownd, daughter of Hampton Rownd and Zipporah Rackliffe, on 5 April 1821 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Peter Pruitt and Nancy Round. (NOTE: She was shown as daughter Nancy Truitt in her mother's will.)1 

Family

Nancy Rownd b. c 1792

Citations

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

Zipporah Sturgis1

F, b. circa 1821
FatherJohn Sturgis V1 b. a 1776
MotherMary 'Molly' Rownd1 b. c 1786
Last Edited15 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1821Zipporah Sturgis was born circa 1821 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Grmoth's*14 January 1822Zipporah was named in her grandmother'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 
Marriage*3 May 1845She married Elijah Knock on 3 May 1845 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Married Name3 May 1845 As of 3 May 1845,her married name was Knock. 

Family

Elijah Knock b. c 1820

Citations

  1. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 38 (will of Zipporah Teague).
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Thomas E. (of Zadock) Sturgis1

M, b. circa 1795
FatherZadock (of John IV) Sturgis1 b. c 1757, d. b 21 Aug 1835
MotherZipporah (-----)1 b. c 1760
Last Edited15 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1795Thomas E. (of Zadock) Sturgis was born circa 1795 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*17 December 1817He married Sarah Rownd, daughter of Hampton Rownd and Zipporah Rackliffe, on 17 December 1817 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Thomas E. Sturgis and Sarah Round.2 
Will - Mother-in-law*14 January 1822Thomas was named in his mother-in-law'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.3 

Family

Sarah Rownd b. c 1788
Children 1.Charles R. Sturgis3 b. c 1818
 2.Jacob Hanton Sturgis3 b. c 1821
 3.Dolly A. Sturgis4 b. c 1825
 4.Zipporah Sturgis5 b. c 1827

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 (#120 Zadock Sturgis).
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  3. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 38 (will of Zipporah Teague).
  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 (#254 Dolly A. 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 (#255 Zipporah Sturgis).

Charles R. Sturgis1

M, b. circa 1818
FatherThomas E. (of Zadock) Sturgis1 b. c 1795
MotherSarah Rownd1 b. c 1788
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1818Charles R. Sturgis was born circa 1818 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Grmoth's*14 January 1822Charles was named in his grandmother'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 

Citations

  1. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 38 (will of Zipporah Teague).

Jacob Hanton Sturgis1

M, b. circa 1821
FatherThomas E. (of Zadock) Sturgis1 b. c 1795
MotherSarah Rownd1 b. c 1788
Last Edited12 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1821Jacob Hanton Sturgis was born circa 1821 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Grmoth's*14 January 1822Jacob was named in his grandmother'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 

Citations

  1. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 38 (will of Zipporah Teague).

John (of Zadock) Sturgis1

M, b. circa 1790, d. before 8 August 1865
FatherZadock (of John IV) Sturgis1 b. c 1757, d. b 21 Aug 1835
MotherZipporah (-----)1 b. c 1760
Last Edited13 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1790John (of Zadock) Sturgis was born circa 1790 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*14 December 1820He married Jane Wilson, daughter of Dr. James Wilson and Sabora Bishop, on 14 December 1820 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Marriage*1 March 1827John (of Zadock) Sturgis married Andesiah Evans on 1 March 1827 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Will*20 July 1865John made a will on 20 July 1865 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John Sturgis named daughter Mary J. Sturgis, 18 acres, son Zadock; sureties H.R. Pitts, J. H. Sturgis, Robert Franklin. Inventory filed August 2, 1865; amount: $967.30. List of Debts, amount: $600.00. Accounts September 11, 1866. Payments to both children. (TT#8/433, EH#5/123 (or 270), EH#5/127, TPP#6/459.)3 
Death*before 8 August 1865He died before 8 August 1865 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was proved.3 

Family 1

Jane Wilson b. c 1785, d. b 1826
Children 1.Zadock (of John) Sturgis+3 b. c 1822, d. 1886
 2.William Thomas Kendy Sturgis3 b. 25 Jan 1825, d. b 1830

Family 2

Andesiah Evans b. 1794, d. 1866
Child 1.Mary Ironshire Sturgis3 b. 6 Jul 1828, d. 1915

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 (#120 Zadock 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. 23 (#183 John Sturgis).

Mary (of Zadock) Sturgis1

F, b. circa 1785
FatherZadock (of John IV) Sturgis1 b. c 1757, d. b 21 Aug 1835
MotherZipporah (-----)1 b. c 1760
Last Edited13 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1785Mary (of Zadock) Sturgis was born circa 1785 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. 17 (#120 Zadock Sturgis).

Elizabeth (of Zadock) Sturgis1

F, b. circa 1788
FatherZadock (of John IV) Sturgis1 b. c 1757, d. b 21 Aug 1835
MotherZipporah (-----)1 b. c 1760
Last Edited13 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1788Elizabeth (of Zadock) Sturgis was born circa 1788 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. 17 (#120 Zadock Sturgis).

Sabora Bishop1

F, b. circa 1760
Last Edited13 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1760Sabora Bishop was born circa 1760 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1780She married Dr. James Wilson circa 1780 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1780 As of circa 1780,her married name was Wilson. 

Family

Dr. James Wilson b. c 1750
Child 1.Jane Wilson+1 b. c 1785, d. b 1826

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. 23 (#182 Littleton Sturgis).

James Wilson Littleton Sturgis1

M, b. 1809, d. 1881
FatherLittleton (of Zadock) Sturgis1 b. c 1780, d. 1811
MotherJane Wilson1 b. c 1785, d. b 1826
Last Edited16 Nov 2017
Birth*1809James Wilson Littleton Sturgis was born in 1809 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*21 May 1829He married Charlotte Ann Selby, daughter of James Selby and Mary 'Polly' Atkinson, on 21 May 1829 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Marriage*1 October 1840James Wilson Littleton Sturgis married Martha Adaline Purnell, daughter of Dr. Robert Jenkins Henry Purnell and Sarah 'Sally' I. Franklin, on 1 October 1840 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Death*1881James Wilson Littleton Sturgis died in 1881 at Hillsboro, Hill Co, TX.3 

Family 1

Charlotte Ann Selby b. c 1806, d. 3 Aug 1839
Children 1.Littleton James Sturgis+3 b. c 1830, d. c 1883
 2.Hon. Edwin Anson Sturgis+4 b. 29 Nov 1832, d. 29 Apr 1895
 3.Sidney Wilson Sturgis3 b. c 1836, d. 29 Jul 1839
 4.Jane Sturgis3 b. 17 Mar 1837
 5.Mary Jane Sturgis3 b. c 1838, d. 29 Jul 1839

Family 2

Martha Adaline Purnell b. c 1817
Children 1.Robert Purnell Sturgis3 b. 9 Sep 1841, d. 22 Oct 1920
 2.Rowena J. Wilson Sturgis3 b. 22 Mar 1843, d. 4 Jan 1908
 3.Louisa Jane Sturgis5 b. 18 Sep 1845, d. 30 Sep 1847
 4.George Franklin Sturgis5 b. 26 Mar 1848, d. 16 Jun 1887
 5.William White Sturgis5 b. 8 Jun 1851, d. a 1892

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. 23 (#182 Littleton 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. 30 (#248 James W.L. 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. 34 (#329 Edwin Anson 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. 31 (#248 James W.L. Sturgis).

Charlotte Ann Selby1,2

F, b. circa 1806, d. 3 August 1839
FatherJames Selby2 b. c 1780
MotherMary 'Polly' Atkinson2 b. c 1785, d. c 1805
Last Edited16 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1806Charlotte Ann Selby was born circa 1806 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Marriage*21 May 1829She married James Wilson Littleton Sturgis, son of Littleton (of Zadock) Sturgis and Jane Wilson, on 21 May 1829 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name21 May 1829 As of 21 May 1829,her married name was Sturgis. 
Death*3 August 1839Charlotte Ann Selby died on 3 August 1839 at Worcester Co, MD.2 

Family

James Wilson Littleton Sturgis b. 1809, d. 1881
Children 1.Littleton James Sturgis+2 b. c 1830, d. c 1883
 2.Hon. Edwin Anson Sturgis+3 b. 29 Nov 1832, d. 29 Apr 1895
 3.Sidney Wilson Sturgis2 b. c 1836, d. 29 Jul 1839
 4.Jane Sturgis2 b. 17 Mar 1837
 5.Mary Jane Sturgis2 b. c 1838, d. 29 Jul 1839

Citations

  1. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  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. 30 (#248 James W.L. Sturgis).
  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. 34 (#329 Edwin Anson Sturgis).

Martha Adaline Purnell1

F, b. circa 1817
FatherDr. Robert Jenkins Henry Purnell1 b. c 1790
MotherSarah 'Sally' I. Franklin1 b. c 1795
Last Edited16 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1817Martha Adaline Purnell was born circa 1817 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*1 October 1840She married James Wilson Littleton Sturgis, son of Littleton (of Zadock) Sturgis and Jane Wilson, on 1 October 1840 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Married Name1 October 1840 As of 1 October 1840,her married name was Sturgis. 

Family

James Wilson Littleton Sturgis b. 1809, d. 1881
Children 1.Robert Purnell Sturgis1 b. 9 Sep 1841, d. 22 Oct 1920
 2.Rowena J. Wilson Sturgis1 b. 22 Mar 1843, d. 4 Jan 1908
 3.Louisa Jane Sturgis3 b. 18 Sep 1845, d. 30 Sep 1847
 4.George Franklin Sturgis3 b. 26 Mar 1848, d. 16 Jun 1887
 5.William White Sturgis3 b. 8 Jun 1851, d. a 1892

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. 30 (#248 James W.L. 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. 31 (#248 James W.L. Sturgis).

Andesiah Evans1

F, b. 1794, d. 1866
Last Edited13 Nov 2017
Birth*1794Andesiah Evans was born in 1794 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*1 March 1827She married John (of Zadock) Sturgis, son of Zadock (of John IV) Sturgis and Zipporah (-----), on 1 March 1827 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Married Name1 March 1827 As of 1 March 1827,her married name was Sturgis. 
Death*1866Andesiah Evans died in 1866 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

John (of Zadock) Sturgis b. c 1790, d. b 8 Aug 1865
Child 1.Mary Ironshire Sturgis1 b. 6 Jul 1828, d. 1915

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. 23 (#183 John Sturgis).
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Zadock (of John) Sturgis1

M, b. circa 1822, d. 1886
FatherJohn (of Zadock) Sturgis1 b. c 1790, d. b 8 Aug 1865
MotherJane Wilson1 b. c 1785, d. b 1826
Last Edited17 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1822Zadock (of John) Sturgis was born circa 1822 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*1853He married Sarah Hanline, daughter of Alfred Hanline, in 1853 at Philadelphia, PA.2 
City Directory*1854Zadock (of John) Sturgis was listed in a City Directory in 1854 at Philadelphia, PA. He may be the Zadock Sturgis who was in Philadelphia, PA in 1853. The 1854 Philadelphia directory shows Zadock, clerk, 169 Market St., home is 156 Market St. He appears in the 1880 city directory with an Edward Sturgis, butcher, at the same address. The 1885 directory lists a Zachariah Sturgis at the address.2 
Death*1886He died in 1886 at Worcester Co, MD.2 

Family

Sarah Hanline b. 1833, d. 1865
Children 1.Lydia Sturgis+2 b. c 1854
 2.John D. Sturgis2 b. 1857, d. 1884

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. 23 (#183 John 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. 31 (#249 Zadock Sturgis).

William Thomas Kendy Sturgis1

M, b. 25 January 1825, d. before 1830
FatherJohn (of Zadock) Sturgis1 b. c 1790, d. b 8 Aug 1865
MotherJane Wilson1 b. c 1785, d. b 1826
Last Edited13 Nov 2017
Birth*25 January 1825William Thomas Kendy Sturgis was born on 25 January 1825 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Death*before 1830He died before 1830.1 

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. 23 (#183 John Sturgis).

Mary Ironshire Sturgis1

F, b. 6 July 1828, d. 1915
FatherJohn (of Zadock) Sturgis1 b. c 1790, d. b 8 Aug 1865
MotherAndesiah Evans1 b. 1794, d. 1866
Last Edited13 Nov 2017
Birth*6 July 1828Mary Ironshire Sturgis was born on 6 July 1828 at St. Martin's Parish, Worcester Co, MD.1 
Death*1915She died in 1915 at Worcester Co, MD. The 1915 will of Mary Ironshire Sturgis named her heir as Alfred H. Holby of Philadelphia, PA. (Worcester Co. Wills, EPD#10:352, Inventory Liber EPD#16:174, Accounts Liber EPD#17:156-research by Vern Skinner.)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. 23 (#183 John Sturgis).

Hester 'Hetty' Sturgis1

F, b. circa 1820
FatherJohn Sturgis V1 b. a 1776
MotherMary 'Molly' Rownd1 b. c 1786
Last Edited15 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1820Hester 'Hetty' Sturgis was born circa 1820 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*22 October 1839She married Peter Cherricks (Cherrix) on 22 October 1839 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Peter Cherrix an Hetty Sturgis.2 
Married Name22 October 1839 As of 22 October 1839,her married name was Cherricks. 

Family

Peter Cherricks (Cherrix) b. c 1815

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 (#189 Hester Sturgis).
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Peter Cherricks (Cherrix)1

M, b. circa 1815
Last Edited15 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1815Peter Cherricks (Cherrix) was born circa 1815 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*22 October 1839He married Hester 'Hetty' Sturgis, daughter of John Sturgis V and Mary 'Molly' Rownd, on 22 October 1839 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Peter Cherrix an Hetty Sturgis.1 

Family

Hester 'Hetty' Sturgis b. c 1820

Citations

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

Elizabeth (of John V?) Sturgis1

F, b. circa 1823
FatherJohn Sturgis V1 b. a 1776
MotherMary 'Molly' Rownd1 b. c 1786
Last Edited15 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1823Elizabeth (of John V?) Sturgis was born circa 1823 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*5 January 1847She married Thomas Porter on 5 January 1847 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Married Name5 January 1847 As of 5 January 1847,her married name was Porter. 

Family

Thomas Porter b. c 1820

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 (#191 Elizabeth Sturgis).
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Thomas Porter1

M, b. circa 1820
Last Edited15 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1820Thomas Porter was born circa 1820 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*5 January 1847He married Elizabeth (of John V?) Sturgis, daughter of John Sturgis V and Mary 'Molly' Rownd, on 5 January 1847 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

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

Elijah Knock1

M, b. circa 1820
Last Edited15 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1820Elijah Knock was born circa 1820 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*3 May 1845He married Zipporah Sturgis, daughter of John Sturgis V and Mary 'Molly' Rownd, on 3 May 1845 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Zipporah Sturgis b. c 1821

Citations

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

Zadock Sturgis1

M, b. circa 1798, d. after 1830
FatherJohn Sturgis V1 b. a 1776
MotherNancy Bishop1 b. c 1780
Last Edited15 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1798Zadock Sturgis was born circa 1798 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*26 July 1826He married Peggy Bennett on 26 July 1826 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Death*after 1830Zadock Sturgis died after 1830 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Peggy Bennett b. c 1805

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 (#185 Zadock Sturgis).
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Peggy Bennett1

F, b. circa 1805
Last Edited15 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1805Peggy Bennett was born circa 1805 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*26 July 1826She married Zadock Sturgis, son of John Sturgis V and Nancy Bishop, on 26 July 1826 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name26 July 1826 As of 26 July 1826,her married name was Sturgis. 

Family

Zadock Sturgis b. c 1798, d. a 1830

Citations

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

John Sturgis VI1

M, b. 1800, d. 1865
FatherJohn Sturgis V1 b. a 1776
MotherNancy Bishop1 b. c 1780
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Last Edited15 Nov 2017
Birth*1800John Sturgis VI was born in 1800 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*3 December 1822He married Elizabeth F. Teague, daughter of Capt. Jacob Teague and Zipporah Rackliffe, on 3 December 1822 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as John Sturgis (Junior) and Elizabeth F. Teague.2 
Marriage*13 April 1826John Sturgis VI married Fanny Duncan, daughter of Thomas Duncan and Frances 'Fanny' Marshall, on 13 April 1826 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as John Sturgis (Junior) and Fanny Duncan.2 
Marriage*24 February 1831John Sturgis VI married Esther 'Hetty' Duer, daughter of Joshua Duer and Anne (-----), on 24 February 1831 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as John Sturgis (Junior) and Esther Taylor.1 
Marriage*18 December 1839John Sturgis VI married Charlotte Duncan, daughter of Thomas Duncan and Frances 'Fanny' Marshall, on 18 December 1839 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Census head*19 September 1850John was listed as a head of household in the census of 19 September 1850 at District 2, Worcester Co, MD. HH#1639 was headed by John Sturgis, a 50 year old farmer, with real estate valued at $3,000. Listed with him were Charlotte Sturgis, age 34; Jno Sturgis, age 10; Loring Sturgis, age 8; James Sturgis, age 6; Charlot Sturgis, age 3; Esther Sturgis, age 18; Alexander Sturgis, age 16; Nancy Sturgis, age 14; Catharine Duncan, age 50; Elija Duncan, age 15; Jno Taylor, age 30, occupation shown as 'None'; Jno Blake, a 34 year old mulatto; and Isaac Blake, a 19 year mulatto.3 
Will*23 August 1864John made a will on 23 August 1864 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John Sturgis named his children Charlotte E.I., Alice H., Esther May, Nancy S., Amanda F., John P., Irving S. and James B.1 
Death*1865He died in 1865 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family 1

Elizabeth F. Teague b. c 1797, d. b 1826
Marriage*3 December 1822He married Elizabeth F. Teague, daughter of Capt. Jacob Teague and Zipporah Rackliffe, on 3 December 1822 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as John Sturgis (Junior) and Elizabeth F. Teague.2 

Family 2

Fanny Duncan b. c 1805, d. b 1831
Marriage*13 April 1826John Sturgis VI married Fanny Duncan, daughter of Thomas Duncan and Frances 'Fanny' Marshall, on 13 April 1826 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as John Sturgis (Junior) and Fanny Duncan.2 

Family 3

Esther 'Hetty' Duer b. c 1795, d. b 1839
Marriage*24 February 1831John Sturgis VI married Esther 'Hetty' Duer, daughter of Joshua Duer and Anne (-----), on 24 February 1831 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as John Sturgis (Junior) and Esther Taylor.1 
Children 1.Esther A. Sturgis1 b. c 1832
 2.Amanda F. Sturgis1 b. c 1834
 3.Nancy S. Sturgis1 b. c 1836

Family 4

Charlotte Duncan b. c 1795, d. b 1860
Marriage*18 December 1839John Sturgis VI married Charlotte Duncan, daughter of Thomas Duncan and Frances 'Fanny' Marshall, on 18 December 1839 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Children 1.John P. Sturgis1 b. c 1840
 2.Irving S. Sturgis3 b. c 1842
 3.James B. Sturgis3 b. c 1844
 4.Charlotte E.I. Sturgis3 b. c 1847
 5.Alice H. Sturgis1 b. c 1853

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. 24 (#186 John Sturgis VI).
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Worcester Co, MD.

Ellen Sturgis1

F, b. circa 1802, d. before 1839
FatherJohn Sturgis V1 b. a 1776
MotherNancy Bishop1 b. c 1780
Last Edited15 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1802Ellen Sturgis was born circa 1802 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*7 December 1826She married Nehemiah Dorman on 7 December 1826 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Married Name7 December 1826 As of 7 December 1826,her married name was Dorman. 
Death*before 1839Ellen Sturgis died before 1839.1 

Family

Nehemiah Dorman b. c 1800

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 (#187 Ellen Sturgis).
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.