George E. Wise1

M, b. circa 1770
Last Edited16 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1770George E. Wise was born circa 1770 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1790He married Elizabeth 'Betsey' Jones Oldham, daughter of Lt. George Oldham and Sarah Poulson (Poulson?), circa 1790 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Bro-in-law*5 November 1810George was named in his brother-in-law's will on 5 November 1810 at Nansemond Co, VA. In his will Thomas Bagwell of St. George Parish gave to wife Peggy Bagwell the plantation on which I now reside containing 100 acres. To my half-sister Sarah Poulson the house in which she now lives with 3 acres. To my wife Peggy Bagwell the remainder part of the tract given to my sister Sarah, the whole tract containing 25 acres bounded by the county road on the west, lands of Abel Garrison on the north. Upon wife's death to brother Isaiah Bagwell the aforesaid tract of land containing 25 acres & he is to pay George Poulson, son of my sister Sarah Poulson, $100. To brother Isaiah Bagwell, at the death of my wife, the land where I now live & if he dies without issue, then to brother George Bagwell. To brother Isaiah Bagwell all my land on Cedar Island. To wife Peggy the store house & lot containing 9 acres called Stewart's Store lying on the westward side of the Sea Side county road near the head of Wachapreague. To brother George P. Bagwell the land bounded on the west by the land of Southey Bloxom & the east by the land of Susannah Wharton & John Wharton containing 90 acres & out of this I lend 5 acres to Moses London & Esther his wife & at their death to brother George P. Bagwell. Brother George to pay my sister Sarah Poulson annually for 5 years 3 barrels of Indian corn. To wife the term of service to be completed of Moses London agreeable to the deed of manumission on record & he is to go free if my wife dies before such term & also to wife my black girl Leah & at wife's death Leah to be free. To sisters Elizabeth Jones Wise, wife of George E. Wise of Nansemond, & Sarah Poulson £50 each. To Ezar Poulson, son of George Poulson, £3 & also to Esther Sampson, Daniel Sampson & Jacob Sampson, black people who I manumitted, each £3 to be paid out of the store. To my nephew William Bagwell ... The residue to wife Peggy, except the $100 which I give to the Bishops of the Methodist Church in the United States. Brothers Isaiah & George Bagwell Extrs. Witt: John Wise, Major Budd, Keziah Bundick, Abel Garrison, Aser Shield & James Shield.1 

Family

Elizabeth 'Betsey' Jones Oldham b. c 1768, d. c 1813
Children 1.Cassa (of Geo) Wise2 b. c 1792
 2.Ann (of Geo) Wise2 b. c 1794
 3.Frances 'Fanny' (of Geo) Wise2 b. c 1796
 4.Mary (of Geo) Wise2 b. c 1798
 5.Betsey (of Geo) Wise+2 b. c 1800, d. 1826
 6.Thomas (of Geo) Wise3 b. c 1802

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 22 (will of Thomas Bagwell, St. George Parish, wife Peggy).
  2. [S2660] Margie G. Brown, Genealogical Abstracts, Revolutionary War Veterans, Scrip Act 1852, Abstracted from the Bureau of Land Management, Record Group 49, National Archives and Records Administration, p. 302 (Lt. George Oldham in the Virginia Continental Line).
  3. [S2394] Louis A Burgess, Virginia Soldiers of 1776, Volume III, p. 1020 (Lieut. George Oldham).

George (of Wm) Poulson1

M, b. circa 1800
FatherWilliam (of Geo) Poulson1 b. c 1772, d. 30 Jun 1800
MotherSarah 'Sally' Oldham1 b. c 1770
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited16 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1800George (of Wm) Poulson was born circa 1800 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Uncle's*5 November 1810George was named in his uncle's will on 5 November 1810 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Thomas Bagwell of St. George Parish gave to wife Peggy Bagwell the plantation on which I now reside containing 100 acres. To my half-sister Sarah Poulson the house in which she now lives with 3 acres. To my wife Peggy Bagwell the remainder part of the tract given to my sister Sarah, the whole tract containing 25 acres bounded by the county road on the west, lands of Abel Garrison on the north. Upon wife's death to brother Isaiah Bagwell the aforesaid tract of land containing 25 acres & he is to pay George Poulson, son of my sister Sarah Poulson, $100. To brother Isaiah Bagwell, at the death of my wife, the land where I now live & if he dies without issue, then to brother George Bagwell. To brother Isaiah Bagwell all my land on Cedar Island. To wife Peggy the store house & lot containing 9 acres called Stewart's Store lying on the westward side of the Sea Side county road near the head of Wachapreague. To brother George P. Bagwell the land bounded on the west by the land of Southey Bloxom & the east by the land of Susannah Wharton & John Wharton containing 90 acres & out of this I lend 5 acres to Moses London & Esther his wife & at their death to brother George P. Bagwell. Brother George to pay my sister Sarah Poulson annually for 5 years 3 barrels of Indian corn. To wife the term of service to be completed of Moses London agreeable to the deed of manumission on record & he is to go free if my wife dies before such term & also to wife my black girl Leah & at wife's death Leah to be free. To sisters Elizabeth Jones Wise, wife of George E. Wise of Nansemond, & Sarah Poulson £50 each. To Ezar Poulson, son of George Poulson, £3 & also to Esther Sampson, Daniel Sampson & Jacob Sampson, black people who I manumitted, each £3 to be paid out of the store. To my nephew William Bagwell ... The residue to wife Peggy, except the $100 which I give to the Bishops of the Methodist Church in the United States. Brothers Isaiah & George Bagwell Extrs. Witt: John Wise, Major Budd, Keziah Bundick, Abel Garrison, Aser Shield & James Shield.1 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 22 (will of Thomas Bagwell, St. George Parish, wife Peggy).

Ezar (of Geo) Poulson1

M, b. circa 1790
FatherGeorge (of Geo) Poulson Jr1 b. c 1768
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited16 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1790Ezar (of Geo) Poulson was born circa 1790 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Uncle's*5 November 1810Ezar was named in his uncle's will on 5 November 1810 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Thomas Bagwell of St. George Parish gave to wife Peggy Bagwell the plantation on which I now reside containing 100 acres. To my half-sister Sarah Poulson the house in which she now lives with 3 acres. To my wife Peggy Bagwell the remainder part of the tract given to my sister Sarah, the whole tract containing 25 acres bounded by the county road on the west, lands of Abel Garrison on the north. Upon wife's death to brother Isaiah Bagwell the aforesaid tract of land containing 25 acres & he is to pay George Poulson, son of my sister Sarah Poulson, $100. To brother Isaiah Bagwell, at the death of my wife, the land where I now live & if he dies without issue, then to brother George Bagwell. To brother Isaiah Bagwell all my land on Cedar Island. To wife Peggy the store house & lot containing 9 acres called Stewart's Store lying on the westward side of the Sea Side county road near the head of Wachapreague. To brother George P. Bagwell the land bounded on the west by the land of Southey Bloxom & the east by the land of Susannah Wharton & John Wharton containing 90 acres & out of this I lend 5 acres to Moses London & Esther his wife & at their death to brother George P. Bagwell. Brother George to pay my sister Sarah Poulson annually for 5 years 3 barrels of Indian corn. To wife the term of service to be completed of Moses London agreeable to the deed of manumission on record & he is to go free if my wife dies before such term & also to wife my black girl Leah & at wife's death Leah to be free. To sisters Elizabeth Jones Wise, wife of George E. Wise of Nansemond, & Sarah Poulson £50 each. To Ezar Poulson, son of George Poulson, £3 & also to Esther Sampson, Daniel Sampson & Jacob Sampson, black people who I manumitted, each £3 to be paid out of the store. To my nephew William Bagwell ... The residue to wife Peggy, except the $100 which I give to the Bishops of the Methodist Church in the United States. Brothers Isaiah & George Bagwell Extrs. Witt: John Wise, Major Budd, Keziah Bundick, Abel Garrison, Aser Shield & James Shield.1 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 22 (will of Thomas Bagwell, St. George Parish, wife Peggy).

Cassa (of Geo) Wise1

F, b. circa 1792
FatherGeorge E. Wise1 b. c 1770
MotherElizabeth 'Betsey' Jones Oldham1 b. c 1768, d. c 1813
Last Edited16 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1792Cassa (of Geo) Wise was born circa 1792 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1810She married Isaiah Baker circa 1810.1 
Married Namecirca 1810 As of circa 1810,her married name was Baker. 
Rev War Vet relative*28 July 1840Cassa (of Geo) Wise was shown to be related to a Rev War veteran on 28 July 1840. George Oldham, was a Lieut. in the Va. Contl. Line. In this case it appears that Lieut. Oldham entered the services in Feb 1776 making a service of seven years and nine months to the end of the war. He was allowed by a former executive land bounty for the war. The present executive cannot allow additional (26 Mar 1840). At a Circuit Superior Court of Law and Chancery for Richmond, Henrico County, Virginia, 29 July 1840. Certified that George Oldham was an officer in the Rev. War and died intestate 1789 or 1790, leaving five children: (1) Betsey; (2) Sally: (3) Rosetta; (4) Samuel; and (5) Leroy. (1) Betsy married George Wise and died about 1813, intestate, leaving six children: Cassa, Ann, Fanny, Mary, Betsey and Thomas. Cassa married Isaiah Baker; Ann married James Dennis; Fanny married James Harrell; Mary married Thomas Murphy; Betsey married William Graves and died 1825-26 intestate, leaving one child, William Graves. (2) Sally Oldham married Robert Ashby and is now living (1840). (3) Rosetta Oldham married Elijah White and is living. (4) Samuel Oldham died about 1820, leaving one child, George Oldham. (5) Leroy died about the same year, leaving three children: Montcalm, Leroy and George Oldham, and that the persons above mentioned are the only heirs a law of George Oldham. Copy teste, Wm. G. Sands, Dep. Clerk. Northampton Co Court, 11 Sep 1833, Montcalm and Leroy Oldham, orphans of Leroy Oldham, dec'd, made a choice of John Ker as their guardian. Copy teste, Louis P. Rogers, Dep. Clerk. Rosey White, one of the heirs of George Oldham, appointed Felix Richards as her Atty., 6 May 1840. Signed before Nath'l Topping of Accomack Co. Montcalm Oldham and John Ker (as guardian for Leroy Oldham) appointed same atty. Signed before John Adams, J. of P., Northampton Co, VA, 21 Apr 1840. James Dennis and Ann, his wife, appointed Felix Richards their atty. Signed before Charles H. Sheild, J. of P. Norfolk Borough, 17 June 1840. Sarah Ashby, James Harrell and Frances his wife; Mary Murphy and Thomas Wise appointed same Atty., 12 Apr 1838. Signed before Charles H. Shield, J. of P., Norfolk Borough, Va. Warrant 8841 issued 2 July 1840 to Sally Ashby, Rosetta White, Ann Dennis, Fanny Harrell, Mary Murphy, Thomas Wise, Montcalm and Leroy Oldham, heirs at law of Lieut. George Oldham. Recorded Book 3, page 487.2 

Family

Isaiah Baker b. c 1790

Citations

  1. [S2660] Margie G. Brown, Genealogical Abstracts, Revolutionary War Veterans, Scrip Act 1852, Abstracted from the Bureau of Land Management, Record Group 49, National Archives and Records Administration, p. 302 (Lt. George Oldham in the Virginia Continental Line).
  2. [S2394] Louis A Burgess, Virginia Soldiers of 1776, Volume III, p. 1020 (Lieut. George Oldham).

Isaiah Baker1

M, b. circa 1790
Last Edited16 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1790Isaiah Baker was born circa 1790.1 
Marriage*circa 1810He married Cassa (of Geo) Wise, daughter of George E. Wise and Elizabeth 'Betsey' Jones Oldham, circa 1810.1 

Family

Cassa (of Geo) Wise b. c 1792

Citations

  1. [S2660] Margie G. Brown, Genealogical Abstracts, Revolutionary War Veterans, Scrip Act 1852, Abstracted from the Bureau of Land Management, Record Group 49, National Archives and Records Administration, p. 302 (Lt. George Oldham in the Virginia Continental Line).

Ann (of Geo) Wise1

F, b. circa 1794
FatherGeorge E. Wise1 b. c 1770
MotherElizabeth 'Betsey' Jones Oldham1 b. c 1768, d. c 1813
Last Edited16 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1794Ann (of Geo) Wise was born circa 1794 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1820She married James Dennis circa 1820.2 
Married Namecirca 1820 As of circa 1820,her married name was Dennis. 
Power of Atty gave*17 June 1840Ann (of Geo) Wise gave power of attorney on 17 June 1840 at Norfolk Borough, VA. James Dennis and Ann his wife, appointed Felix Richards their atty. Signed before Charles H. Sheild, J. of P., Norfolk Borough.2 
Rev War Vet relative*28 July 1840She was shown to be related to a Rev War veteran on 28 July 1840. George Oldham, was a Lieut. in the Va. Contl. Line. In this case it appears that Lieut. Oldham entered the services in Feb 1776 making a service of seven years and nine months to the end of the war. He was allowed by a former executive land bounty for the war. The present executive cannot allow additional (26 Mar 1840). At a Circuit Superior Court of Law and Chancery for Richmond, Henrico County, Virginia, 29 July 1840. Certified that George Oldham was an officer in the Rev. War and died intestate 1789 or 1790, leaving five children: (1) Betsey; (2) Sally: (3) Rosetta; (4) Samuel; and (5) Leroy. (1) Betsy married George Wise and died about 1813, intestate, leaving six children: Cassa, Ann, Fanny, Mary, Betsey and Thomas. Cassa married Isaiah Baker; Ann married James Dennis; Fanny married James Harrell; Mary married Thomas Murphy; Betsey married William Graves and died 1825-26 intestate, leaving one child, William Graves. (2) Sally Oldham married Robert Ashby and is now living (1840). (3) Rosetta Oldham married Elijah White and is living. (4) Samuel Oldham died about 1820, leaving one child, George Oldham. (5) Leroy died about the same year, leaving three children: Montcalm, Leroy and George Oldham, and that the persons above mentioned are the only heirs a law of George Oldham. Copy teste, Wm. G. Sands, Dep. Clerk. Northampton Co Court, 11 Sep 1833, Montcalm and Leroy Oldham, orphans of Leroy Oldham, dec'd, made a choice of John Ker as their guardian. Copy teste, Louis P. Rogers, Dep. Clerk. Rosey White, one of the heirs of George Oldham, appointed Felix Richards as her Atty., 6 May 1840. Signed before Nath'l Topping of Accomack Co. Montcalm Oldham and John Ker (as guardian for Leroy Oldham) appointed same atty. Signed before John Adams, J. of P., Northampton Co, VA, 21 Apr 1840. James Dennis and Ann, his wife, appointed Felix Richards their atty. Signed before Charles H. Sheild, J. of P. Norfolk Borough, 17 June 1840. Sarah Ashby, James Harrell and Frances his wife; Mary Murphy and Thomas Wise appointed same Atty., 12 Apr 1838. Signed before Charles H. Shield, J. of P., Norfolk Borough, Va. Warrant 8841 issued 2 July 1840 to Sally Ashby, Rosetta White, Ann Dennis, Fanny Harrell, Mary Murphy, Thomas Wise, Montcalm and Leroy Oldham, heirs at law of Lieut. George Oldham. Recorded Book 3, page 487.2 

Family

James Dennis b. c 1790

Citations

  1. [S2660] Margie G. Brown, Genealogical Abstracts, Revolutionary War Veterans, Scrip Act 1852, Abstracted from the Bureau of Land Management, Record Group 49, National Archives and Records Administration, p. 302 (Lt. George Oldham in the Virginia Continental Line).
  2. [S2394] Louis A Burgess, Virginia Soldiers of 1776, Volume III, p. 1020 (Lieut. George Oldham).

Frances 'Fanny' (of Geo) Wise1,2

F, b. circa 1796
FatherGeorge E. Wise1 b. c 1770
MotherElizabeth 'Betsey' Jones Oldham1 b. c 1768, d. c 1813
Last Edited16 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1796Frances 'Fanny' (of Geo) Wise was born circa 1796 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1820She married James Harrell circa 1820.2 
Married Namecirca 1820 As of circa 1820,her married name was Harrell. 
Power of Atty gave*12 April 1838Frances 'Fanny' (of Geo) Wise gave power of attorney on 12 April 1838 at Norfolk Borough, VA. Sarah Ashby, James Harrell and Frances his wife; Mary Murphy and Thomas Wise appointed Felix Richards Atty. Signed before Charles H. Shield, J. of P., Norfolk Borough, Va.2 
Rev War Vet relative*28 July 1840She was shown to be related to a Rev War veteran on 28 July 1840. George Oldham, was a Lieut. in the Va. Contl. Line. In this case it appears that Lieut. Oldham entered the services in Feb 1776 making a service of seven years and nine months to the end of the war. He was allowed by a former executive land bounty for the war. The present executive cannot allow additional (26 Mar 1840). At a Circuit Superior Court of Law and Chancery for Richmond, Henrico County, Virginia, 29 July 1840. Certified that George Oldham was an officer in the Rev. War and died intestate 1789 or 1790, leaving five children: (1) Betsey; (2) Sally: (3) Rosetta; (4) Samuel; and (5) Leroy. (1) Betsy married George Wise and died about 1813, intestate, leaving six children: Cassa, Ann, Fanny, Mary, Betsey and Thomas. Cassa married Isaiah Baker; Ann married James Dennis; Fanny married James Harrell; Mary married Thomas Murphy; Betsey married William Graves and died 1825-26 intestate, leaving one child, William Graves. (2) Sally Oldham married Robert Ashby and is now living (1840). (3) Rosetta Oldham married Elijah White and is living. (4) Samuel Oldham died about 1820, leaving one child, George Oldham. (5) Leroy died about the same year, leaving three children: Montcalm, Leroy and George Oldham, and that the persons above mentioned are the only heirs a law of George Oldham. Copy teste, Wm. G. Sands, Dep. Clerk. Northampton Co Court, 11 Sep 1833, Montcalm and Leroy Oldham, orphans of Leroy Oldham, dec'd, made a choice of John Ker as their guardian. Copy teste, Louis P. Rogers, Dep. Clerk. Rosey White, one of the heirs of George Oldham, appointed Felix Richards as her Atty., 6 May 1840. Signed before Nath'l Topping of Accomack Co. Montcalm Oldham and John Ker (as guardian for Leroy Oldham) appointed same atty. Signed before John Adams, J. of P., Northampton Co, VA, 21 Apr 1840. James Dennis and Ann, his wife, appointed Felix Richards their atty. Signed before Charles H. Sheild, J. of P. Norfolk Borough, 17 June 1840. Sarah Ashby, James Harrell and Frances his wife; Mary Murphy and Thomas Wise appointed same Atty., 12 Apr 1838. Signed before Charles H. Shield, J. of P., Norfolk Borough, Va. Warrant 8841 issued 2 July 1840 to Sally Ashby, Rosetta White, Ann Dennis, Fanny Harrell, Mary Murphy, Thomas Wise, Montcalm and Leroy Oldham, heirs at law of Lieut. George Oldham. Recorded Book 3, page 487.2 

Family

James Harrell b. c 1790

Citations

  1. [S2660] Margie G. Brown, Genealogical Abstracts, Revolutionary War Veterans, Scrip Act 1852, Abstracted from the Bureau of Land Management, Record Group 49, National Archives and Records Administration, p. 302 (Lt. George Oldham in the Virginia Continental Line).
  2. [S2394] Louis A Burgess, Virginia Soldiers of 1776, Volume III, p. 1020 (Lieut. George Oldham).

Mary (of Geo) Wise1

F, b. circa 1798
FatherGeorge E. Wise1 b. c 1770
MotherElizabeth 'Betsey' Jones Oldham1 b. c 1768, d. c 1813
Last Edited16 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1798Mary (of Geo) Wise was born circa 1798 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1820She married Thomas Murphy circa 1820.2 
Married Namecirca 1820 As of circa 1820,her married name was Murphy. 
Power of Atty gave*12 April 1838Mary (of Geo) Wise gave power of attorney on 12 April 1838 at Norfolk Borough, VA. Sarah Ashby, James Harrell and Frances his wife; Mary Murphy and Thomas Wise appointed Felix Richards Atty. Signed before Charles H. Shield, J. of P., Norfolk Borough, Va.2 
Rev War Vet relative*28 July 1840She was shown to be related to a Rev War veteran on 28 July 1840. George Oldham, was a Lieut. in the Va. Contl. Line. In this case it appears that Lieut. Oldham entered the services in Feb 1776 making a service of seven years and nine months to the end of the war. He was allowed by a former executive land bounty for the war. The present executive cannot allow additional (26 Mar 1840). At a Circuit Superior Court of Law and Chancery for Richmond, Henrico County, Virginia, 29 July 1840. Certified that George Oldham was an officer in the Rev. War and died intestate 1789 or 1790, leaving five children: (1) Betsey; (2) Sally: (3) Rosetta; (4) Samuel; and (5) Leroy. (1) Betsy married George Wise and died about 1813, intestate, leaving six children: Cassa, Ann, Fanny, Mary, Betsey and Thomas. Cassa married Isaiah Baker; Ann married James Dennis; Fanny married James Harrell; Mary married Thomas Murphy; Betsey married William Graves and died 1825-26 intestate, leaving one child, William Graves. (2) Sally Oldham married Robert Ashby and is now living (1840). (3) Rosetta Oldham married Elijah White and is living. (4) Samuel Oldham died about 1820, leaving one child, George Oldham. (5) Leroy died about the same year, leaving three children: Montcalm, Leroy and George Oldham, and that the persons above mentioned are the only heirs a law of George Oldham. Copy teste, Wm. G. Sands, Dep. Clerk. Northampton Co Court, 11 Sep 1833, Montcalm and Leroy Oldham, orphans of Leroy Oldham, dec'd, made a choice of John Ker as their guardian. Copy teste, Louis P. Rogers, Dep. Clerk. Rosey White, one of the heirs of George Oldham, appointed Felix Richards as her Atty., 6 May 1840. Signed before Nath'l Topping of Accomack Co. Montcalm Oldham and John Ker (as guardian for Leroy Oldham) appointed same atty. Signed before John Adams, J. of P., Northampton Co, VA, 21 Apr 1840. James Dennis and Ann, his wife, appointed Felix Richards their atty. Signed before Charles H. Sheild, J. of P. Norfolk Borough, 17 June 1840. Sarah Ashby, James Harrell and Frances his wife; Mary Murphy and Thomas Wise appointed same Atty., 12 Apr 1838. Signed before Charles H. Shield, J. of P., Norfolk Borough, Va. Warrant 8841 issued 2 July 1840 to Sally Ashby, Rosetta White, Ann Dennis, Fanny Harrell, Mary Murphy, Thomas Wise, Montcalm and Leroy Oldham, heirs at law of Lieut. George Oldham. Recorded Book 3, page 487.2 

Family

Thomas Murphy b. c 1795

Citations

  1. [S2660] Margie G. Brown, Genealogical Abstracts, Revolutionary War Veterans, Scrip Act 1852, Abstracted from the Bureau of Land Management, Record Group 49, National Archives and Records Administration, p. 302 (Lt. George Oldham in the Virginia Continental Line).
  2. [S2394] Louis A Burgess, Virginia Soldiers of 1776, Volume III, p. 1020 (Lieut. George Oldham).

Betsey (of Geo) Wise1

F, b. circa 1800, d. 1826
FatherGeorge E. Wise1 b. c 1770
MotherElizabeth 'Betsey' Jones Oldham1 b. c 1768, d. c 1813
Last Edited16 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1800Betsey (of Geo) Wise was born circa 1800 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1820She married William Graves circa 1820.2 
Married Namecirca 1820 As of circa 1820,her married name was Graves. 
Death*1826Betsey (of Geo) Wise died in 1826.1 
Rev War Vet relative*28 July 1840She was shown to be related to a Rev War veteran on 28 July 1840. George Oldham, was a Lieut. in the Va. Contl. Line. In this case it appears that Lieut. Oldham entered the services in Feb 1776 making a service of seven years and nine months to the end of the war. He was allowed by a former executive land bounty for the war. The present executive cannot allow additional (26 Mar 1840). At a Circuit Superior Court of Law and Chancery for Richmond, Henrico County, Virginia, 29 July 1840. Certified that George Oldham was an officer in the Rev. War and died intestate 1789 or 1790, leaving five children: (1) Betsey; (2) Sally: (3) Rosetta; (4) Samuel; and (5) Leroy. (1) Betsy married George Wise and died about 1813, intestate, leaving six children: Cassa, Ann, Fanny, Mary, Betsey and Thomas. Cassa married Isaiah Baker; Ann married James Dennis; Fanny married James Harrell; Mary married Thomas Murphy; Betsey married William Graves and died 1825-26 intestate, leaving one child, William Graves. (2) Sally Oldham married Robert Ashby and is now living (1840). (3) Rosetta Oldham married Elijah White and is living. (4) Samuel Oldham died about 1820, leaving one child, George Oldham. (5) Leroy died about the same year, leaving three children: Montcalm, Leroy and George Oldham, and that the persons above mentioned are the only heirs a law of George Oldham. Copy teste, Wm. G. Sands, Dep. Clerk. Northampton Co Court, 11 Sep 1833, Montcalm and Leroy Oldham, orphans of Leroy Oldham, dec'd, made a choice of John Ker as their guardian. Copy teste, Louis P. Rogers, Dep. Clerk. Rosey White, one of the heirs of George Oldham, appointed Felix Richards as her Atty., 6 May 1840. Signed before Nath'l Topping of Accomack Co. Montcalm Oldham and John Ker (as guardian for Leroy Oldham) appointed same atty. Signed before John Adams, J. of P., Northampton Co, VA, 21 Apr 1840. James Dennis and Ann, his wife, appointed Felix Richards their atty. Signed before Charles H. Sheild, J. of P. Norfolk Borough, 17 June 1840. Sarah Ashby, James Harrell and Frances his wife; Mary Murphy and Thomas Wise appointed same Atty., 12 Apr 1838. Signed before Charles H. Shield, J. of P., Norfolk Borough, Va. Warrant 8841 issued 2 July 1840 to Sally Ashby, Rosetta White, Ann Dennis, Fanny Harrell, Mary Murphy, Thomas Wise, Montcalm and Leroy Oldham, heirs at law of Lieut. George Oldham. Recorded Book 3, page 487.2 

Family

William Graves b. c 1800
Child 1.William (of Wm) Graves2 b. c 1822

Citations

  1. [S2660] Margie G. Brown, Genealogical Abstracts, Revolutionary War Veterans, Scrip Act 1852, Abstracted from the Bureau of Land Management, Record Group 49, National Archives and Records Administration, p. 302 (Lt. George Oldham in the Virginia Continental Line).
  2. [S2394] Louis A Burgess, Virginia Soldiers of 1776, Volume III, p. 1020 (Lieut. George Oldham).

James Dennis1

M, b. circa 1790
Last Edited16 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1790James Dennis was born circa 1790.1 
Marriage*circa 1820He married Ann (of Geo) Wise, daughter of George E. Wise and Elizabeth 'Betsey' Jones Oldham, circa 1820.1 
Power of Atty gave*17 June 1840James Dennis gave power of attorney on 17 June 1840 at Norfolk Borough, VA. James Dennis and Ann his wife, appointed Felix Richards their atty. Signed before Charles H. Sheild, J. of P., Norfolk Borough.1 

Family

Ann (of Geo) Wise b. c 1794

Citations

  1. [S2394] Louis A Burgess, Virginia Soldiers of 1776, Volume III, p. 1020 (Lieut. George Oldham).

James Harrell1

M, b. circa 1790
Last Edited16 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1790James Harrell was born circa 1790.1 
Marriage*circa 1820He married Frances 'Fanny' (of Geo) Wise, daughter of George E. Wise and Elizabeth 'Betsey' Jones Oldham, circa 1820.1 
Power of Atty gave*12 April 1838James Harrell gave power of attorney on 12 April 1838 at Norfolk Borough, VA. Sarah Ashby, James Harrell and Frances his wife; Mary Murphy and Thomas Wise appointed Felix Richards Atty. Signed before Charles H. Shield, J. of P., Norfolk Borough, Va.1 

Citations

  1. [S2394] Louis A Burgess, Virginia Soldiers of 1776, Volume III, p. 1020 (Lieut. George Oldham).

Thomas Murphy1

M, b. circa 1795
Last Edited16 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1795Thomas Murphy was born circa 1795.1 
Marriage*circa 1820He married Mary (of Geo) Wise, daughter of George E. Wise and Elizabeth 'Betsey' Jones Oldham, circa 1820.1 

Family

Mary (of Geo) Wise b. c 1798

Citations

  1. [S2394] Louis A Burgess, Virginia Soldiers of 1776, Volume III, p. 1020 (Lieut. George Oldham).

William Graves1

M, b. circa 1800
Last Edited16 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1800William Graves was born circa 1800.1 
Marriage*circa 1820He married Betsey (of Geo) Wise, daughter of George E. Wise and Elizabeth 'Betsey' Jones Oldham, circa 1820.1 

Family

Betsey (of Geo) Wise b. c 1800, d. 1826
Child 1.William (of Wm) Graves1 b. c 1822

Citations

  1. [S2394] Louis A Burgess, Virginia Soldiers of 1776, Volume III, p. 1020 (Lieut. George Oldham).

William (of Wm) Graves1

M, b. circa 1822
FatherWilliam Graves1 b. c 1800
MotherBetsey (of Geo) Wise1 b. c 1800, d. 1826
Last Edited16 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1822William (of Wm) Graves was born circa 1822.1 

Citations

  1. [S2394] Louis A Burgess, Virginia Soldiers of 1776, Volume III, p. 1020 (Lieut. George Oldham).

Rosetta 'Rosey' Oldham1

F, b. circa 1772
FatherLt. George Oldham1 b. c 1740, d. b 30 Jun 1790
MotherSarah Poulson (Poulson?)1 b. 19 Aug 1737, d. b 1778
Last Edited9 Dec 2018
Birth*circa 1772Rosetta 'Rosey' Oldham was born circa 1772 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1800She married Elijah White circa 1800.1 
Married Namecirca 1800 As of circa 1800,her married name was White. 
Power of Atty gave*6 May 1840Rosetta 'Rosey' Oldham gave power of attorney on 6 May 1840 at Accomack Co, VA. Rosey White, one of the heirs of George Oldham, appointed Felix Richards as her Atty. Signed before Nath'l Topping of Accomack Co, VA.1 
Rev War Vet relative*28 July 1840She was shown to be related to a Rev War veteran on 28 July 1840. George Oldham, was a Lieut. in the Va. Contl. Line. In this case it appears that Lieut. Oldham entered the services in Feb 1776 making a service of seven years and nine months to the end of the war. He was allowed by a former executive land bounty for the war. The present executive cannot allow additional (26 Mar 1840). At a Circuit Superior Court of Law and Chancery for Richmond, Henrico County, Virginia, 29 July 1840. Certified that George Oldham was an officer in the Rev. War and died intestate 1789 or 1790, leaving five children: (1) Betsey; (2) Sally: (3) Rosetta; (4) Samuel; and (5) Leroy. (1) Betsy married George Wise and died about 1813, intestate, leaving six children: Cassa, Ann, Fanny, Mary, Betsey and Thomas. Cassa married Isaiah Baker; Ann married James Dennis; Fanny married James Harrell; Mary married Thomas Murphy; Betsey married William Graves and died 1825-26 intestate, leaving one child, William Graves. (2) Sally Oldham married Robert Ashby and is now living (1840). (3) Rosetta Oldham married Elijah White and is living. (4) Samuel Oldham died about 1820, leaving one child, George Oldham. (5) Leroy died about the same year, leaving three children: Montcalm, Leroy and George Oldham, and that the persons above mentioned are the only heirs a law of George Oldham. Copy teste, Wm. G. Sands, Dep. Clerk. Northampton Co Court, 11 Sep 1833, Montcalm and Leroy Oldham, orphans of Leroy Oldham, dec'd, made a choice of John Ker as their guardian. Copy teste, Louis P. Rogers, Dep. Clerk. Rosey White, one of the heirs of George Oldham, appointed Felix Richards as her Atty., 6 May 1840. Signed before Nath'l Topping of Accomack Co. Montcalm Oldham and John Ker (as guardian for Leroy Oldham) appointed same atty. Signed before John Adams, J. of P., Northampton Co, VA, 21 Apr 1840. James Dennis and Ann, his wife, appointed Felix Richards their atty. Signed before Charles H. Sheild, J. of P. Norfolk Borough, 17 June 1840. Sarah Ashby, James Harrell and Frances his wife; Mary Murphy and Thomas Wise appointed same Atty., 12 Apr 1838. Signed before Charles H. Shield, J. of P., Norfolk Borough, Va. Warrant 8841 issued 2 July 1840 to Sally Ashby, Rosetta White, Ann Dennis, Fanny Harrell, Mary Murphy, Thomas Wise, Montcalm and Leroy Oldham, heirs at law of Lieut. George Oldham. Recorded Book 3, page 487.1 

Family

Elijah White b. c 1770

Citations

  1. [S2394] Louis A Burgess, Virginia Soldiers of 1776, Volume III, p. 1020 (Lieut. George Oldham).

Elijah White1

M, b. circa 1770
Last Edited9 Dec 2018
Birth*circa 1770Elijah White was born circa 1770.1 
Marriage*circa 1800He married Rosetta 'Rosey' Oldham, daughter of Lt. George Oldham and Sarah Poulson (Poulson?), circa 1800.1 

Family

Rosetta 'Rosey' Oldham b. c 1772

Citations

  1. [S2394] Louis A Burgess, Virginia Soldiers of 1776, Volume III, p. 1020 (Lieut. George Oldham).

Samuel (of Geo) Oldham1

M, b. circa 1774, d. 1820
FatherLt. George Oldham1 b. c 1740, d. b 30 Jun 1790
MotherSarah Poulson (Poulson?)1 b. 19 Aug 1737, d. b 1778
Last Edited16 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1774Samuel (of Geo) Oldham was born circa 1774 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Death*1820He died in 1820.1 
Rev War Vet relative*28 July 1840He was shown to be related to a Rev War veteran on 28 July 1840. George Oldham, was a Lieut. in the Va. Contl. Line. In this case it appears that Lieut. Oldham entered the services in Feb 1776 making a service of seven years and nine months to the end of the war. He was allowed by a former executive land bounty for the war. The present executive cannot allow additional (26 Mar 1840). At a Circuit Superior Court of Law and Chancery for Richmond, Henrico County, Virginia, 29 July 1840. Certified that George Oldham was an officer in the Rev. War and died intestate 1789 or 1790, leaving five children: (1) Betsey; (2) Sally: (3) Rosetta; (4) Samuel; and (5) Leroy. (1) Betsy married George Wise and died about 1813, intestate, leaving six children: Cassa, Ann, Fanny, Mary, Betsey and Thomas. Cassa married Isaiah Baker; Ann married James Dennis; Fanny married James Harrell; Mary married Thomas Murphy; Betsey married William Graves and died 1825-26 intestate, leaving one child, William Graves. (2) Sally Oldham married Robert Ashby and is now living (1840). (3) Rosetta Oldham married Elijah White and is living. (4) Samuel Oldham died about 1820, leaving one child, George Oldham. (5) Leroy died about the same year, leaving three children: Montcalm, Leroy and George Oldham, and that the persons above mentioned are the only heirs a law of George Oldham. Copy teste, Wm. G. Sands, Dep. Clerk. Northampton Co Court, 11 Sep 1833, Montcalm and Leroy Oldham, orphans of Leroy Oldham, dec'd, made a choice of John Ker as their guardian. Copy teste, Louis P. Rogers, Dep. Clerk. Rosey White, one of the heirs of George Oldham, appointed Felix Richards as her Atty., 6 May 1840. Signed before Nath'l Topping of Accomack Co. Montcalm Oldham and John Ker (as guardian for Leroy Oldham) appointed same atty. Signed before John Adams, J. of P., Northampton Co, VA, 21 Apr 1840. James Dennis and Ann, his wife, appointed Felix Richards their atty. Signed before Charles H. Sheild, J. of P. Norfolk Borough, 17 June 1840. Sarah Ashby, James Harrell and Frances his wife; Mary Murphy and Thomas Wise appointed same Atty., 12 Apr 1838. Signed before Charles H. Shield, J. of P., Norfolk Borough, Va. Warrant 8841 issued 2 July 1840 to Sally Ashby, Rosetta White, Ann Dennis, Fanny Harrell, Mary Murphy, Thomas Wise, Montcalm and Leroy Oldham, heirs at law of Lieut. George Oldham. Recorded Book 3, page 487.1 

Family

Child 1.George (of Samuel) Oldham1 b. c 1800

Citations

  1. [S2394] Louis A Burgess, Virginia Soldiers of 1776, Volume III, p. 1020 (Lieut. George Oldham).

George (of Samuel) Oldham1

M, b. circa 1800
FatherSamuel (of Geo) Oldham1 b. c 1774, d. 1820
Last Edited16 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1800George (of Samuel) Oldham was born circa 1800.1 
Rev War Vet relative*28 July 1840He was shown to be related to a Rev War veteran on 28 July 1840. George Oldham, was a Lieut. in the Va. Contl. Line. In this case it appears that Lieut. Oldham entered the services in Feb 1776 making a service of seven years and nine months to the end of the war. He was allowed by a former executive land bounty for the war. The present executive cannot allow additional (26 Mar 1840). At a Circuit Superior Court of Law and Chancery for Richmond, Henrico County, Virginia, 29 July 1840. Certified that George Oldham was an officer in the Rev. War and died intestate 1789 or 1790, leaving five children: (1) Betsey; (2) Sally: (3) Rosetta; (4) Samuel; and (5) Leroy. (1) Betsy married George Wise and died about 1813, intestate, leaving six children: Cassa, Ann, Fanny, Mary, Betsey and Thomas. Cassa married Isaiah Baker; Ann married James Dennis; Fanny married James Harrell; Mary married Thomas Murphy; Betsey married William Graves and died 1825-26 intestate, leaving one child, William Graves. (2) Sally Oldham married Robert Ashby and is now living (1840). (3) Rosetta Oldham married Elijah White and is living. (4) Samuel Oldham died about 1820, leaving one child, George Oldham. (5) Leroy died about the same year, leaving three children: Montcalm, Leroy and George Oldham, and that the persons above mentioned are the only heirs a law of George Oldham. Copy teste, Wm. G. Sands, Dep. Clerk. Northampton Co Court, 11 Sep 1833, Montcalm and Leroy Oldham, orphans of Leroy Oldham, dec'd, made a choice of John Ker as their guardian. Copy teste, Louis P. Rogers, Dep. Clerk. Rosey White, one of the heirs of George Oldham, appointed Felix Richards as her Atty., 6 May 1840. Signed before Nath'l Topping of Accomack Co. Montcalm Oldham and John Ker (as guardian for Leroy Oldham) appointed same atty. Signed before John Adams, J. of P., Northampton Co, VA, 21 Apr 1840. James Dennis and Ann, his wife, appointed Felix Richards their atty. Signed before Charles H. Sheild, J. of P. Norfolk Borough, 17 June 1840. Sarah Ashby, James Harrell and Frances his wife; Mary Murphy and Thomas Wise appointed same Atty., 12 Apr 1838. Signed before Charles H. Shield, J. of P., Norfolk Borough, Va. Warrant 8841 issued 2 July 1840 to Sally Ashby, Rosetta White, Ann Dennis, Fanny Harrell, Mary Murphy, Thomas Wise, Montcalm and Leroy Oldham, heirs at law of Lieut. George Oldham. Recorded Book 3, page 487.1 

Citations

  1. [S2394] Louis A Burgess, Virginia Soldiers of 1776, Volume III, p. 1020 (Lieut. George Oldham).

Leroy (of Geo) Oldham1

M, b. circa 1776, d. before 12 December 1825
FatherLt. George Oldham1 b. c 1740, d. b 30 Jun 1790
MotherSarah Poulson (Poulson?)1 b. 19 Aug 1737, d. b 1778
Last Edited16 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1776Leroy (of Geo) Oldham was born circa 1776 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*1 October 1806He married Jenney 'Jane" Wheeler on 1 October 1806 at Northampton Co, VA. Wm Andrews was security on the M.L.B. of Leroy Oldham and Jenney Wheelor.2 
Will*2 December 1825Leroy made a will on 2 December 1825 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Leory Oldham lent to son LeRoi Oldham a Negro boy named Daniel to have and hold the said Daniel until he the said Daniel arrives to the age of forty five years and after that time the said Daniel is to be free. It is my will and desire that my son Leroi shall be put to some good trade. To my son Montcalm Oldham fifty dollars. To my son George Oldham one hundred dollars. It is my will and desire that Kendall Groten make my coffin and that Rev. Stephen S. Gunter preach my funeral sermon. Friend John Ker, executor. Signed Leroy Oldham. Witnesses: Arthur A. Wilson and Isaiah W. Baker.3 
Death*before 12 December 1825He died before 12 December 1825 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved.3 
Est settm't*11 March 1828His estate was settled on 11 March 1828. The settlement of the estate of Leroy Oldham - Administrator John Ker. Bond $4000. Appraisers: John Eyre, John Nelson Jr., John Wilkins and Smith Brickhouse. Inventory, Appraisement and Account of Sales taken on December 19, 1825. Audit and Settlement. John Ker executor. Recorded on June 11, 1827. Audit and Settlement. John Ker executor. Begins on June 11, 1827. Mentions Jane Oldham curator to Montcalm Oldham and Leroy Oldham. Recorded on March 11, 1828.4 
Rev War Vet relative*28 July 1840He was shown to be related to a Rev War veteran on 28 July 1840. George Oldham, was a Lieut. in the Va. Contl. Line. In this case it appears that Lieut. Oldham entered the services in Feb 1776 making a service of seven years and nine months to the end of the war. He was allowed by a former executive land bounty for the war. The present executive cannot allow additional (26 Mar 1840). At a Circuit Superior Court of Law and Chancery for Richmond, Henrico County, Virginia, 29 July 1840. Certified that George Oldham was an officer in the Rev. War and died intestate 1789 or 1790, leaving five children: (1) Betsey; (2) Sally: (3) Rosetta; (4) Samuel; and (5) Leroy. (1) Betsy married George Wise and died about 1813, intestate, leaving six children: Cassa, Ann, Fanny, Mary, Betsey and Thomas. Cassa married Isaiah Baker; Ann married James Dennis; Fanny married James Harrell; Mary married Thomas Murphy; Betsey married William Graves and died 1825-26 intestate, leaving one child, William Graves. (2) Sally Oldham married Robert Ashby and is now living (1840). (3) Rosetta Oldham married Elijah White and is living. (4) Samuel Oldham died about 1820, leaving one child, George Oldham. (5) Leroy died about the same year, leaving three children: Montcalm, Leroy and George Oldham, and that the persons above mentioned are the only heirs a law of George Oldham. Copy teste, Wm. G. Sands, Dep. Clerk. Northampton Co Court, 11 Sep 1833, Montcalm and Leroy Oldham, orphans of Leroy Oldham, dec'd, made a choice of John Ker as their guardian. Copy teste, Louis P. Rogers, Dep. Clerk. Rosey White, one of the heirs of George Oldham, appointed Felix Richards as her Atty., 6 May 1840. Signed before Nath'l Topping of Accomack Co. Montcalm Oldham and John Ker (as guardian for Leroy Oldham) appointed same atty. Signed before John Adams, J. of P., Northampton Co, VA, 21 Apr 1840. James Dennis and Ann, his wife, appointed Felix Richards their atty. Signed before Charles H. Sheild, J. of P. Norfolk Borough, 17 June 1840. Sarah Ashby, James Harrell and Frances his wife; Mary Murphy and Thomas Wise appointed same Atty., 12 Apr 1838. Signed before Charles H. Shield, J. of P., Norfolk Borough, Va. Warrant 8841 issued 2 July 1840 to Sally Ashby, Rosetta White, Ann Dennis, Fanny Harrell, Mary Murphy, Thomas Wise, Montcalm and Leroy Oldham, heirs at law of Lieut. George Oldham. Recorded Book 3, page 487.1 

Family

Jenney 'Jane" Wheeler b. c 1785
Children 1.Rev. Montcalm Oldham+3 b. 20 Jan 1815, d. 13 Jul 1888
 2.Leroy Oldham3 b. c 1819
 3.George Oldham3 b. c 1822

Citations

  1. [S2394] Louis A Burgess, Virginia Soldiers of 1776, Volume III, p. 1020 (Lieut. George Oldham).
  2. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  3. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 144 (will of Leroy Oldham).
  4. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 145 (settlement of Leroy Oldham).

Jenney 'Jane" Wheeler1,2

F, b. circa 1785
Last Edited17 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1785Jenney 'Jane" Wheeler was born circa 1785 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*1 October 1806She married Leroy (of Geo) Oldham, son of Lt. George Oldham and Sarah Poulson (Poulson?), on 1 October 1806 at Northampton Co, VA. Wm Andrews was security on the M.L.B. of Leroy Oldham and Jenney Wheelor.1 
Married Name1 October 1806 As of 1 October 1806,her married name was Oldham. 
Est Settm't Husb's*11 March 1828Jenney 'Jane" Wheeler was named in her husband's estate settlement on 11 March 1828 at Northampton Co, VA. The settlement of the estate of Leroy Oldham - Administrator John Ker. Bond $4000. Appraisers: John Eyre, John Nelson Jr., John Wilkins and Smith Brickhouse. Inventory, Appraisement and Account of Sales taken on December 19, 1825. Audit and Settlement. John Ker executor. Recorded on June 11, 1827. Audit and Settlement. John Ker executor. Begins on June 11, 1827. Mentions Jane Oldham curator to Montcalm Oldham and Leroy Oldham. Recorded on March 11, 1828.2 
Census w/son*1850Jenney was listed with her son in the census of 1850 at Northampton Co, VA. HH#222 was headed by Leroy Oldham, a 31 year old merchant with real estate valued at $130. Listed with him were Jane Oldham, age 65; Edw'd Ker, age 23; Susan Jubilee, a 50 year old black woman; and Jno. Howell, a 14 old white male.3 
Living*21 April 1857She was living on 21 April 1857 at Hancock Co, Tenn. Brown shows George Oldham died 1789/90 leaving a widow Jane who was living in Hancock Co, Tenn in 1857. However, it seem more likely that would have been George's son Leroy Oldham's widow Jane, who was shown as Jane Oldham, age 65 with her son Leroy Oldham in N'hamp Co, VA in the 1850 census.4 

Family

Leroy (of Geo) Oldham b. c 1776, d. b 12 Dec 1825
Children 1.Rev. Montcalm Oldham+5 b. 20 Jan 1815, d. 13 Jul 1888
 2.Leroy Oldham5 b. c 1819
 3.George Oldham5 b. c 1822

Citations

  1. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  2. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 145 (settlement of Leroy Oldham).
  3. [S1975] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census & Mortality Schedule 1850-1880.
  4. [S2660] Margie G. Brown, Genealogical Abstracts, Revolutionary War Veterans, Scrip Act 1852, Abstracted from the Bureau of Land Management, Record Group 49, National Archives and Records Administration, p. 302 (Lt. George Oldham in the Virginia Continental Line).
  5. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 144 (will of Leroy Oldham).

Leroy Oldham1

M, b. circa 1819
FatherLeroy (of Geo) Oldham1 b. c 1776, d. b 12 Dec 1825
MotherJenney 'Jane" Wheeler1 b. c 1785
Last Edited16 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1819Leroy Oldham was born circa 1819 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*2 December 1825Leroy was named in his father's will on 2 December 1825 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Leory Oldham lent to son LeRoi Oldham a Negro boy named Daniel to have and hold the said Daniel until he the said Daniel arrives to the age of forty five years and after that time the said Daniel is to be free. It is my will and desire that my son Leroi shall be put to some good trade. To my son Montcalm Oldham fifty dollars. To my son George Oldham one hundred dollars. It is my will and desire that Kendall Groten make my coffin and that Rev. Stephen S. Gunter preach my funeral sermon. Friend John Ker, executor. Signed Leroy Oldham. Witnesses: Arthur A. Wilson and Isaiah W. Baker.1 
Est Settm't Father's*11 March 1828He was named in the settlement of his father's estate on 11 March 1828 at Northampton Co, VA. The settlement of the estate of Leroy Oldham - Administrator John Ker. Bond $4000. Appraisers: John Eyre, John Nelson Jr., John Wilkins and Smith Brickhouse. Inventory, Appraisement and Account of Sales taken on December 19, 1825. Audit and Settlement. John Ker executor. Recorded on June 11, 1827. Audit and Settlement. John Ker executor. Begins on June 11, 1827. Mentions Jane Oldham curator to Montcalm Oldham and Leroy Oldham. Recorded on March 11, 1828.2 
Guardian - chose*11 September 1833He chose a guardian on on 11 September 1833 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that Montcalm and Leroy Oldham, orphans of Leroy Oldham dec'd, made choice of John Ker as their guardian.3 
Power of Atty gave*21 April 1840He gave power of attorney on 21 April 1840 at Northampton Co, VA. Montcalm Oldham and John Ker (as guardian for Leroy Oldham) appointed Felix Richards atty. Signed before John Adams, J. of P., Northampton Co, VA.3 
Census head*1850Leroy was listed as a head of household in the census of 1850 at Northampton Co, VA. HH#222 was headed by Leroy Oldham, a 31 year old merchant with real estate valued at $130. Listed with him were Jane Oldham, age 65; Edw'd Ker, age 23; Susan Jubilee, a 50 year old black woman; and Jno. Howell, a 14 old white male.4 

Citations

  1. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 144 (will of Leroy Oldham).
  2. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 145 (settlement of Leroy Oldham).
  3. [S2394] Louis A Burgess, Virginia Soldiers of 1776, Volume III, p. 1020 (Lieut. George Oldham).
  4. [S1975] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census & Mortality Schedule 1850-1880.

George Oldham1

M, b. circa 1822
FatherLeroy (of Geo) Oldham1 b. c 1776, d. b 12 Dec 1825
MotherJenney 'Jane" Wheeler1 b. c 1785
Last Edited16 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1822George Oldham was born circa 1822 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*2 December 1825George was named in his father's will on 2 December 1825 at Northampton Co, VA.1 

Citations

  1. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 144 (will of Leroy Oldham).

Thomas (of Geo) Wise1

M, b. circa 1802
FatherGeorge E. Wise1 b. c 1770
MotherElizabeth 'Betsey' Jones Oldham1 b. c 1768, d. c 1813
Last Edited16 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1802Thomas (of Geo) Wise was born circa 1802 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Power of Atty gave*12 April 1838He gave power of attorney on 12 April 1838. Sarah Ashby, James Harrell and Frances his wife; Mary Murphy and Thomas Wise appointed Felix Richards Atty. Signed before Charles H. Shield, J. of P., Norfolk Borough, Va. 
Rev War Vet relative*28 July 1840He was shown to be related to a Rev War veteran on 28 July 1840. George Oldham, was a Lieut. in the Va. Contl. Line. In this case it appears that Lieut. Oldham entered the services in Feb 1776 making a service of seven years and nine months to the end of the war. He was allowed by a former executive land bounty for the war. The present executive cannot allow additional (26 Mar 1840). At a Circuit Superior Court of Law and Chancery for Richmond, Henrico County, Virginia, 29 July 1840. Certified that George Oldham was an officer in the Rev. War and died intestate 1789 or 1790, leaving five children: (1) Betsey; (2) Sally: (3) Rosetta; (4) Samuel; and (5) Leroy. (1) Betsy married George Wise and died about 1813, intestate, leaving six children: Cassa, Ann, Fanny, Mary, Betsey and Thomas. Cassa married Isaiah Baker; Ann married James Dennis; Fanny married James Harrell; Mary married Thomas Murphy; Betsey married William Graves and died 1825-26 intestate, leaving one child, William Graves. (2) Sally Oldham married Robert Ashby and is now living (1840). (3) Rosetta Oldham married Elijah White and is living. (4) Samuel Oldham died about 1820, leaving one child, George Oldham. (5) Leroy died about the same year, leaving three children: Montcalm, Leroy and George Oldham, and that the persons above mentioned are the only heirs a law of George Oldham. Copy teste, Wm. G. Sands, Dep. Clerk. Northampton Co Court, 11 Sep 1833, Montcalm and Leroy Oldham, orphans of Leroy Oldham, dec'd, made a choice of John Ker as their guardian. Copy teste, Louis P. Rogers, Dep. Clerk. Rosey White, one of the heirs of George Oldham, appointed Felix Richards as her Atty., 6 May 1840. Signed before Nath'l Topping of Accomack Co. Montcalm Oldham and John Ker (as guardian for Leroy Oldham) appointed same atty. Signed before John Adams, J. of P., Northampton Co, VA, 21 Apr 1840. James Dennis and Ann, his wife, appointed Felix Richards their atty. Signed before Charles H. Sheild, J. of P. Norfolk Borough, 17 June 1840. Sarah Ashby, James Harrell and Frances his wife; Mary Murphy and Thomas Wise appointed same Atty., 12 Apr 1838. Signed before Charles H. Shield, J. of P., Norfolk Borough, Va. Warrant 8841 issued 2 July 1840 to Sally Ashby, Rosetta White, Ann Dennis, Fanny Harrell, Mary Murphy, Thomas Wise, Montcalm and Leroy Oldham, heirs at law of Lieut. George Oldham. Recorded Book 3, page 487.1 

Citations

  1. [S2394] Louis A Burgess, Virginia Soldiers of 1776, Volume III, p. 1020 (Lieut. George Oldham).

Montcalm Oldham1

M, b. circa 1848
FatherRev. Montcalm Oldham1 b. 20 Jan 1815, d. 13 Jul 1888
MotherMaria Ann Harmanson1 b. 1817, d. 25 Dec 1874
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited16 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1848Montcalm Oldham was born circa 1848 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Montcalm was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Northampton Co, VA. HH#503 was headed by Montcalm Oldham, a 35 year old merchant with real estate valued at $10. Listed with him were Maria R. Oldham, age 31; Mary E. Oldham, age 10; Caroline Oldham, age 6; George W. Oldham, age 4; Montcalm Oldham, age 2; Mary Harmanson, age 41; Alzey Guy, a 16 year old black female; and William Harman, a 20 year old black male.1 

Citations

  1. [S1975] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census & Mortality Schedule 1850-1880.

Ann Oldham1

F, b. circa 1750, d. before 30 March 1795
Last Edited17 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1750Ann Oldham was born circa 1750 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Death*before 30 March 1795She died before 30 March 1795 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Ann Oldham was granted to Robinson Custis with Thomas Custis security.1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 412 (adm of Ann Oldham to Robinson Custis).

John Oldham1

M, b. circa 1750, d. before 31 July 1797
Last Edited17 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1750John Oldham was born circa 1750 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Death*before 31 July 1797He died before 31 July 1797 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of John Oldahm was granted to George A. Wise with George Wise, son of John, securities.1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 438 (adm of John Oldham to George A. Wise).

Lester Parks1

M, b. 1 January 1894, d. 1 December 1971
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Thomas Welburne (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited17 Mar 2018
Birth*1 January 1894Lester Parks was born on 1 January 1894 at Fairmount, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1920He married Mary E. Wessells, daughter of Walter W. Wessells and Mary E. Nelson, circa 1920.1 
Death*1 December 1971Lester Parks died on 1 December 1971 at Silver Spring, Montogemery Co, MD, at age 77.1 
Burial*Lester was buried at Fort Lincoln Cemetery, Brentwood, Prince George's Co, MD.1 

Family

Mary E. Wessells b. 10 Oct 1899, d. 7 Apr 1985

Citations

  1. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 14975892 (Lester Parks).

Edmond B. Quinby1

M, b. circa 1891
FatherThomas Balderston Quinby1 b. 8 Apr 1867, d. 26 May 1936
MotherKatherine 'Katie' Douglas Bagwell1 b. 21 Oct 1868, d. 5 Jan 1947
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Edmund Custis (Deep Creek, Gentlemen)
Descendants of John Custis II (Arlington, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of William Kendall (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Francis Mason (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Tully Robinson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited17 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1891Edmond B. Quinby was born circa 1891 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1900Edmond was listed with his parents in the census of 1900 at Lee District, Accomack Co, VA. HH#585 was headed by Thomas Quinby, a 33 year old attorney. Listed with him were Kattie B. Quinby, a 30 year old wife; Edmond B. Quinby, a 9 year old son; Upshur Quinby, a 6 year old son; and Richardson Quinby, a 4 year old son.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1900 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Upshur Bagwell Quinby1

M, b. circa 1894
FatherThomas Balderston Quinby2 b. 8 Apr 1867, d. 26 May 1936
MotherKatherine 'Katie' Douglas Bagwell2 b. 21 Oct 1868, d. 5 Jan 1947
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Edmund Custis (Deep Creek, Gentlemen)
Descendants of John Custis II (Arlington, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of William Kendall (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Francis Mason (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Tully Robinson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited30 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1894Upshur Bagwell Quinby was born circa 1894 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1900Upshur was listed with his parents in the census of 1900 at Lee District, Accomack Co, VA. HH#585 was headed by Thomas Quinby, a 33 year old attorney. Listed with him were Kattie B. Quinby, a 30 year old wife; Edmond B. Quinby, a 9 year old son; Upshur Quinby, a 6 year old son; and Richardson Quinby, a 4 year old son.2 

Citations

  1. [S2818] Dreanna Belden, Edmund R. Bagwell & Margaret Douglas Bagwell of Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1900 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Richardson Quinby1

M, b. circa 1896
FatherThomas Balderston Quinby1 b. 8 Apr 1867, d. 26 May 1936
MotherKatherine 'Katie' Douglas Bagwell1 b. 21 Oct 1868, d. 5 Jan 1947
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Edmund Custis (Deep Creek, Gentlemen)
Descendants of John Custis II (Arlington, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of William Kendall (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Francis Mason (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Tully Robinson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited17 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1896Richardson Quinby was born circa 1896 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1900Richardson was listed with his parents in the census of 1900 at Lee District, Accomack Co, VA. HH#585 was headed by Thomas Quinby, a 33 year old attorney. Listed with him were Kattie B. Quinby, a 30 year old wife; Edmond B. Quinby, a 9 year old son; Upshur Quinby, a 6 year old son; and Richardson Quinby, a 4 year old son.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1900 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Elijah Godman1

M, b. 1805, d. 1855
FatherEdward Godman1 b. c 1775, d. 1812
MotherSarah Douglas (Douglas?)1 b. c 1775
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*1805Elijah Godman was born in 1805.1 
Marriage*1830He married Leonora Benson in 1830.1 
Death*1855Elijah Godman died in 1855.1 

Family

Leonora Benson b. c 1810, d. 1855
Child 1.Thomas Edward 'T.E.' Godman+1 b. 6 Mar 1834, d. 1885

Citations

  1. [S2819] Susan Noel Godman Rager, Ancestors of George Warren Godman.

Leonora Benson1

F, b. circa 1810, d. 1855
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1810Leonora Benson was born circa 1810.1 
Marriage*1830She married Elijah Godman, son of Edward Godman and Sarah Douglas (Douglas?), in 1830.1 
Married Name1830 As of 1830,her married name was Godman. 
Death*1855Leonora Benson died in 1855.1 

Family

Elijah Godman b. 1805, d. 1855
Child 1.Thomas Edward 'T.E.' Godman+1 b. 6 Mar 1834, d. 1885

Citations

  1. [S2819] Susan Noel Godman Rager, Ancestors of George Warren Godman.

Edward Godman1

M, b. circa 1775, d. 1812
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1775Edward Godman was born circa 1775.1 
Marriage*circa 1800He married Sarah Douglas (Douglas?) circa 1800.1 
Death*1812Edward Godman died in 1812 at Montogomery Co, MD.1 

Family

Sarah Douglas (Douglas?) b. c 1775
Child 1.Elijah Godman+1 b. 1805, d. 1855

Citations

  1. [S2819] Susan Noel Godman Rager, Ancestors of George Warren Godman.

Sarah Douglas (Douglas?)1

F, b. circa 1775
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1775Sarah Douglas (Douglas?) was born circa 1775.1 
Marriage*circa 1800She married Edward Godman circa 1800.1 
Married Namecirca 1800 As of circa 1800,her married name was Godman. 

Family

Edward Godman b. c 1775, d. 1812
Child 1.Elijah Godman+1 b. 1805, d. 1855

Citations

  1. [S2819] Susan Noel Godman Rager, Ancestors of George Warren Godman.

Zephaniah 'Zephan' Lankford1

M, b. 1806, d. before 13 June 1845
FatherRobert Lankford2 b. 14 Jan 1764, d. b 29 Nov 1814
MotherSarah Potter2 b. c 1775
Last Edited19 Mar 2018
Birth*1806Zephaniah 'Zephan' Lankford was born in 1806 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*20 April 1809Zephaniah was named in his father's will on 20 April 1809 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Robert Lankford gave to wife unnamed. To children Wiley, Sean?, Arad, Emmeline, Mary & Zephan. Thomas Robertson Jr. Extr. Witt: Jessee Johnson, Henry Johnson & Edward Harron.2 
Marriage*2 January 1832He married Elizabeth Miles, daughter of Henry Miles and Rachel Ward, on 2 January 1832 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Ezephan Lankford and Elizabeth Miles.3 
Marriage*27 July 1839Zephaniah 'Zephan' Lankford married Mary Jane Ward, daughter of Thomas Ward and Anne Coleburn, on 27 July 1839 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Zephen Lankford and Mary Jane Ward.3 
Death*before 13 June 1845Zephaniah 'Zephan' Lankford died before 13 June 1845 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that Mary Jane Lankford married Joseph E. Stevenson.1,3 

Family 1

Elizabeth Miles b. c 1810, d. b Jun 1836
Child 1.Robert Lankford4 b. c 1833

Family 2

Mary Jane Ward b. 11 Oct 1823, d. 11 Oct 1884
Children 1.Isabella Frances Lankford+1 b. 16 Nov 1840, d. 25 Jul 1876
 2.William Augustus Lankford1 b. Oct 1844, d. 13 Jan 1918

Citations

  1. [S584] Ruth T. Dryden, 1850 Somerset County, Maryland, Census.
  2. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 54 (will of Robert Lankford, wife unnamed).
  3. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.
  4. [S2233] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book JP 5, 1837-1859, p. 42 (will of Rachel Miles).

Elizabeth Miles1

F, b. circa 1810, d. before June 1836
FatherHenry Miles1 b. c 1775
MotherRachel Ward1 b. c 1782, d. b 28 Aug 1849
Last Edited18 Apr 2018
Birth*circa 1810Elizabeth Miles was born circa 1810 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*2 January 1832She married Zephaniah 'Zephan' Lankford, son of Robert Lankford and Sarah Potter, on 2 January 1832 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Ezephan Lankford and Elizabeth Miles.2 
Married Name2 January 1832 As of 2 January 1832,her married name was Lankford. 
Death*before June 1836Elizabeth Miles died before June 1836 at Somerset Co, MD.1,3 

Family

Zephaniah 'Zephan' Lankford b. 1806, d. b 13 Jun 1845
Child 1.Robert Lankford4 b. c 1833

Citations

  1. [S2819] Susan Noel Godman Rager, Ancestors of George Warren Godman.
  2. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.
  3. [S2820] Rob Hall, Ancestors of Isabella Frances Lankford.
  4. [S2233] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book JP 5, 1837-1859, p. 42 (will of Rachel Miles).

Mary Jane Ward1

F, b. 11 October 1823, d. 11 October 1884
FatherThomas Ward2 b. c 1780, d. b 1860
MotherAnne Coleburn b. c 1792, d. b 1850
Last Edited18 Apr 2018
Birth*11 October 1823Mary Jane Ward was born on 11 October 1823 at Somerset Co, MD.3,4 
Marriage*27 July 1839She married Zephaniah 'Zephan' Lankford, son of Robert Lankford and Sarah Potter, on 27 July 1839 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Zephen Lankford and Mary Jane Ward.1 
Married Name27 July 1839 As of 27 July 1839,her married name was Lankford. 
Marriage*13 June 1845Mary Jane Ward married Joseph E. Stevenson on 13 June 1845 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Joseph E. Stevenson and Mary Jane Lankford.1 
Married Name13 June 1845 As of 13 June 1845,her married name was Stevenson. 
Census w/father*1850Mary was listed with her father in the census of 1850 at Brinkley's District, Somerset Co, MD. HH#234 was headed by Thomas Ward, a 70 year old farmer. Listed with him were Walter Ward, age 22; William E. Ward, age 21; John Ward, age 19; Mary Stevenson, age 25; Isabella Lankford, age 18(sic); Augustus Landford, age 6; and Edward Lankford, age 3.2 
Marriage*13 November 1855She married William Adams on 13 November 1855 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Name13 November 1855 As of 13 November 1855,her married name was Adams. 
Death*11 October 1884Mary Jane Ward died on 11 October 1884 at Somerset Co, MD, at age 61.3 
Burial*Mary was buried at Saint Peters Cemtery, Crisfield, Somerset Co, MD. Her tombstone shows her as Mary J. Adams, died 11 Oct 1884, aged 61 years.3 

Family 1

Zephaniah 'Zephan' Lankford b. 1806, d. b 13 Jun 1845
Marriage*27 July 1839She married Zephaniah 'Zephan' Lankford, son of Robert Lankford and Sarah Potter, on 27 July 1839 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Zephen Lankford and Mary Jane Ward.1 
Children 1.Isabella Frances Lankford+4 b. 16 Nov 1840, d. 25 Jul 1876
 2.William Augustus Lankford2 b. Oct 1844, d. 13 Jan 1918

Family 2

Joseph E. Stevenson b. c 1820
Marriage*13 June 1845Mary Jane Ward married Joseph E. Stevenson on 13 June 1845 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Joseph E. Stevenson and Mary Jane Lankford.1 
Child 1.Edward Stevenson2 b. c 1847

Family 3

William Adams b. c 1825
Marriage*13 November 1855Mary Jane Ward married William Adams on 13 November 1855 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.
  2. [S584] Ruth T. Dryden, 1850 Somerset County, Maryland, Census.
  3. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 156573902 (Mary Jane Ward Adams).
  4. [S2820] Rob Hall, Ancestors of Isabella Frances Lankford.

Joseph E. Stevenson1

M, b. circa 1820
Last Edited19 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1820Joseph E. Stevenson was born circa 1820 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*13 June 1845He married Mary Jane Ward, daughter of Thomas Ward and Anne Coleburn, on 13 June 1845 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Joseph E. Stevenson and Mary Jane Lankford.1 

Family

Mary Jane Ward b. 11 Oct 1823, d. 11 Oct 1884
Child 1.Edward Stevenson2 b. c 1847

Citations

  1. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.
  2. [S2819] Susan Noel Godman Rager, Ancestors of George Warren Godman.

Thomas Ward1

M, b. circa 1780, d. before 1860
FatherWilliam (of Jas) Ward2 b. 15 Apr 1742, d. b Oct 1790
MotherMary Ward3 b. Jul 1748
Last Edited19 Apr 2018
Birth*circa 1780Thomas Ward was born circa 1780 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*before 1808He married Anne Coleburn before 1808 at Somerset Co, MD.3 
Census head*1850Thomas was listed as a head of household in the census of 1850 at Brinkley's District, Somerset Co, MD. HH#234 was headed by Thomas Ward, a 70 year old farmer. Listed with him were Walter Ward, age 22; William E. Ward, age 21; John Ward, age 19; Mary Stevenson, age 25; Isabella Lankford, age 18(sic); Augustus Landford, age 6; and Edward Lankford, age 3.1 
Death*before 1860He died before 1860 at Somerset Co, MD.3 

Family

Anne Coleburn b. c 1792, d. b 1850
Children 1.Harriett Ann Ward+3 b. 1808, d. 2 Oct 1881
 2.Thomas Henry Ward1 b. 15 Jul 1814, d. 7 Dec 1898
 3.George Walter Ward4 b. 1822, d. 20 Sep 1900
 4.Mary Jane Ward+1 b. 11 Oct 1823, d. 11 Oct 1884
 5.William Edward Ward1 b. 1825, d. 12 Jul 1854
 6.John S. Ward1 b. c 1831, d. 8 Sep 1901

Citations

  1. [S584] Ruth T. Dryden, 1850 Somerset County, Maryland, Census.
  2. [S2819] Susan Noel Godman Rager, Ancestors of George Warren Godman.
  3. [S2820] Rob Hall, Ancestors of Isabella Frances Lankford.
  4. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 144983422 (George W. Ward).

William Augustus Lankford1

M, b. October 1844, d. 13 January 1918
FatherZephaniah 'Zephan' Lankford2 b. 1806, d. b 13 Jun 1845
MotherMary Jane Ward2 b. 11 Oct 1823, d. 11 Oct 1884
Last Edited19 Mar 2018
Birth*October 1844William Augustus Lankford was born in October 1844 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Census w/grdfather*1850William was listed with his grandfather in the census of 1850 at Brinkley's District, Somerset Co, MD. HH#234 was headed by Thomas Ward, a 70 year old farmer. Listed with him were Walter Ward, age 22; William E. Ward, age 21; John Ward, age 19; Mary Stevenson, age 25; Isabella Lankford, age 18(sic); Augustus Landford, age 6; and Edward Lankford, age 3.2 
Death*13 January 1918He died on 13 January 1918 at Crisfield, Somerset Co, MD, at age 73. William Augustus Lankford passed away 13 Jan 1918 at Crisfield, MD, aged 73 years and 3 mos. The cause of death was Brights Disease. He was born Oct 1844 (exact day not known) the son of William(sic) Lankford and Mary Jane Ward, both of Somerset County, MD. His occupation was Hotel Keeper. At the time of death, he was married. The informant was Mrs. Amelia Lankford of Crisfield, MD. Interment was in St. Peters Churchyard. (MD Death Certificate.)1 
Burial*William was buried at Saint Peters Cemtery, Crisfield, Somerset Co, MD. His tombstone shows him as Wm. A. Lankford, died 13 Jan 1918, age 74 yrs.1 

Citations

  1. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 156573294 (William Augustus Lankford).
  2. [S584] Ruth T. Dryden, 1850 Somerset County, Maryland, Census.

Edward Stevenson1

M, b. circa 1847
FatherJoseph E. Stevenson1 b. c 1820
MotherMary Jane Ward2 b. 11 Oct 1823, d. 11 Oct 1884
Last Edited19 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1847Edward Stevenson was born circa 1847 at Somerset Co, MD.2 
Census w/mother*1850Edward was listed with his mother in the census of 1850 at Brinkley's District, Somerset Co, MD. HH#234 was headed by Thomas Ward, a 70 year old farmer. Listed with him were Walter Ward, age 22; William E. Ward, age 21; John Ward, age 19; Mary Stevenson, age 25; Isabella Lankford, age 18(sic); Augustus Landford, age 6; and Edward Lankford, age 3.2 

Citations

  1. [S2819] Susan Noel Godman Rager, Ancestors of George Warren Godman.
  2. [S584] Ruth T. Dryden, 1850 Somerset County, Maryland, Census.

Thomas Henry Ward1

M, b. 15 July 1814, d. 7 December 1898
FatherThomas Ward2 b. c 1780, d. b 1860
MotherAnne Coleburn b. c 1792, d. b 1850
Last Edited19 Apr 2018
Birth*15 July 1814Thomas Henry Ward was born on 15 July 1814 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1850He married Susan Thomas circa 1850.1 
Death*7 December 1898Thomas Henry Ward died on 7 December 1898 at Hopewell, Somerset Co, MD, at age 84.1 

Family

Susan Thomas b. 14 Feb 1828, d. 7 Dec 1898

Citations

  1. [S2820] Rob Hall, Ancestors of Isabella Frances Lankford.
  2. [S584] Ruth T. Dryden, 1850 Somerset County, Maryland, Census.

William Edward Ward1

M, b. 1825, d. 12 July 1854
FatherThomas Ward2 b. c 1780, d. b 1860
MotherAnne Coleburn b. c 1792, d. b 1850
Last Edited18 Apr 2018
Birth*1825William Edward Ward was born in 1825 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Census w/father*1850William was listed with his father in the census of 1850 at Brinkley's District, Somerset Co, MD. HH#234 was headed by Thomas Ward, a 70 year old farmer. Listed with him were Walter Ward, age 22; William E. Ward, age 21; John Ward, age 19; Mary Stevenson, age 25; Isabella Lankford, age 18(sic); Augustus Landford, age 6; and Edward Lankford, age 3.2 
Death*12 July 1854He died on 12 July 1854 at Hopewell, Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2820] Rob Hall, Ancestors of Isabella Frances Lankford.
  2. [S584] Ruth T. Dryden, 1850 Somerset County, Maryland, Census.

John S. Ward1

M, b. circa 1831, d. 8 September 1901
FatherThomas Ward2 b. c 1780, d. b 1860
MotherAnne Coleburn b. c 1792, d. b 1850
Last Edited18 Apr 2018
Birth*circa 1831John S. Ward was born circa 1831 at Somerset Co, MD.2 
Census w/father*1850John was listed with his father in the census of 1850 at Somerset Co, MD. HH#234 was headed by Thomas Ward, a 70 year old farmer. Listed with him were Walter Ward, age 22; William E. Ward, age 21; John Ward, age 19; Mary Stevenson, age 25; Isabella Lankford, age 18(sic); Augustus Landford, age 6; and Edward Lankford, age 3.2 
Marriage*3 May 1883He married Virginia 'Jennie' Sterling on 3 May 1883 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Death*8 September 1901John S. Ward died on 8 September 1901 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Family

Virginia 'Jennie' Sterling b. 3 Mar 1843, d. 11 Sep 1929

Citations

  1. [S2820] Rob Hall, Ancestors of Isabella Frances Lankford.
  2. [S584] Ruth T. Dryden, 1850 Somerset County, Maryland, Census.

Mary Ann 'Polly' Potter1,2

F, b. circa 1790
Last Edited19 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1790Mary Ann 'Polly' Potter was born circa 1790 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*22 March 1809She married Robert Lankford, son of Lazarus Lankford and Rachel Powell, on 22 March 1809 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Name22 March 1809 As of 22 March 1809,her married name was Lankford. 
Will - Husb's*20 April 1809Mary was named in her husband's will on 20 April 1809 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Robert Lankford gave to wife unnamed. To children Wiley, Sean?, Arad, Emmeline, Mary & Zephan. Thomas Robertson Jr. Extr. Witt: Jessee Johnson, Henry Johnson & Edward Harron.3 

Family

Robert Lankford b. 14 Jan 1764, d. b 29 Nov 1814

Citations

  1. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.
  2. [S2820] Rob Hall, Ancestors of Isabella Frances Lankford.
  3. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 54 (will of Robert Lankford, wife unnamed).

Sarah Potter1

F, b. circa 1775
Last Edited19 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1775Sarah Potter was born circa 1775.2 
Marriage*circa 1795She married Robert Lankford, son of Lazarus Lankford and Rachel Powell, circa 1795 at Somerset Co, MD.3,1 
Married Namecirca 1795 As of circa 1795,her married name was Lankford. 

Family

Robert Lankford b. 14 Jan 1764, d. b 29 Nov 1814
Children 1.Wiley Lankford2 b. c 1796
 2.Sean? Lankford2 b. c 1798
 3.Arad Lankford2 b. c 1800
 4.Emmeline Lankford2 b. c 1802
 5.Mary Lankford2 b. c 1804
 6.Zephaniah 'Zephan' Lankford+2 b. 1806, d. b 13 Jun 1845

Citations

  1. [S2819] Susan Noel Godman Rager, Ancestors of George Warren Godman.
  2. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 54 (will of Robert Lankford, wife unnamed).
  3. [S2820] Rob Hall, Ancestors of Isabella Frances Lankford.

Mary Lankford1

F, b. circa 1804
FatherRobert Lankford1 b. 14 Jan 1764, d. b 29 Nov 1814
MotherSarah Potter1 b. c 1775
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1804Mary Lankford was born circa 1804 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*20 April 1809Mary was named in her father's will on 20 April 1809 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Robert Lankford gave to wife unnamed. To children Wiley, Sean?, Arad, Emmeline, Mary & Zephan. Thomas Robertson Jr. Extr. Witt: Jessee Johnson, Henry Johnson & Edward Harron.1 

Citations

  1. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 54 (will of Robert Lankford, wife unnamed).

Emmeline Lankford1

F, b. circa 1802
FatherRobert Lankford1 b. 14 Jan 1764, d. b 29 Nov 1814
MotherSarah Potter1 b. c 1775
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1802Emmeline Lankford was born circa 1802 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*20 April 1809Emmeline was named in her father's will on 20 April 1809 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Robert Lankford gave to wife unnamed. To children Wiley, Sean?, Arad, Emmeline, Mary & Zephan. Thomas Robertson Jr. Extr. Witt: Jessee Johnson, Henry Johnson & Edward Harron.1 

Citations

  1. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 54 (will of Robert Lankford, wife unnamed).

Arad Lankford1

M, b. circa 1800
FatherRobert Lankford1 b. 14 Jan 1764, d. b 29 Nov 1814
MotherSarah Potter1 b. c 1775
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1800Arad Lankford was born circa 1800 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*20 April 1809Arad was named in his father's will on 20 April 1809 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Robert Lankford gave to wife unnamed. To children Wiley, Sean?, Arad, Emmeline, Mary & Zephan. Thomas Robertson Jr. Extr. Witt: Jessee Johnson, Henry Johnson & Edward Harron.1 

Citations

  1. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 54 (will of Robert Lankford, wife unnamed).

Sean? Lankford1

M, b. circa 1798
FatherRobert Lankford1 b. 14 Jan 1764, d. b 29 Nov 1814
MotherSarah Potter1 b. c 1775
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1798Sean? Lankford was born circa 1798 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*20 April 1809Sean? was named in his father's will on 20 April 1809 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Robert Lankford gave to wife unnamed. To children Wiley, Sean?, Arad, Emmeline, Mary & Zephan. Thomas Robertson Jr. Extr. Witt: Jessee Johnson, Henry Johnson & Edward Harron.1 

Citations

  1. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 54 (will of Robert Lankford, wife unnamed).

Wiley Lankford1

M, b. circa 1796
FatherRobert Lankford1 b. 14 Jan 1764, d. b 29 Nov 1814
MotherSarah Potter1 b. c 1775
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1796Wiley Lankford was born circa 1796 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*20 April 1809Wiley was named in his father's will on 20 April 1809 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Robert Lankford gave to wife unnamed. To children Wiley, Sean?, Arad, Emmeline, Mary & Zephan. Thomas Robertson Jr. Extr. Witt: Jessee Johnson, Henry Johnson & Edward Harron.1 

Citations

  1. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 54 (will of Robert Lankford, wife unnamed).

Ann (-----)1

F, b. circa 1730, d. before 11 November 1795
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1730Ann (-----) was born circa 1730 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1750She married William Walson circa 1750 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1750 As of circa 1750,her married name was Walson. 
Marriage*circa 1779Ann (-----) married Benjamin (of Joseph) Lankford, son of Joseph Lankford Sr. and Alice Pusey, circa 1779 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1779 As of circa 1779,her married name was Lankford. 
Will - Husb's*24 July 1784Ann was named in her husband's will on 24 July 1784 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Benjamin Lankford gave to wife Ann, the house that was my fathers. To daughter Isabelle Conner. To daughter Priscilla Howard, 9 acres of tract Snow Water. To grandson Benjamin Conner Extr. To grandson Nathan Lankford, son of David, and William Coulbourn son of Stephen. To son Kellam Extr. and manor plantation & balance of tract Snow Water. To Lazarus Lankford's children Benjamin, Jessee Maddux, Robert, Kellam, W. Planner, Betty, David and Isaac Lankford. To grandson Benjamin, son of Kellam, manor plantation after death of William. Witt: Thomas Williams, Leavin Walston & Purnell Outten.2 
Death*before 11 November 1795She died before 11 November 1795 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Family 1

William Walson b. c 1725, d. 1778
Marriage*circa 1750She married William Walson circa 1750 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Family 2

Benjamin (of Joseph) Lankford b. c 1708, d. b 11 Mar 1788
Marriage*circa 1779Ann (-----) married Benjamin (of Joseph) Lankford, son of Joseph Lankford Sr. and Alice Pusey, circa 1779 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 406 (item #2 Benjamin Lankford).
  2. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 43 (will of Benjamin Lankford, wife Ann).

William Walson1

M, b. circa 1725, d. 1778
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1725William Walson was born circa 1725 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1750He married Ann (-----) circa 1750 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Death*1778William Walson died in 1778 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Family

Ann (-----) b. c 1730, d. b 11 Nov 1795

Citations

  1. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 406 (item #2 Benjamin Lankford).

Pusey Lankford1

M, b. circa 1721, d. before 21 February 1786
FatherJoseph Lankford Sr.1 b. c Oct 1680, d. c 1756
MotherAlice Pusey1 b. 1681, d. c 1740
Last Edited3 Sep 2018
Birth*circa 1721Pusey Lankford was born circa 1721 at Anemessex, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Tax list*1744He was on the tax list in 1744 at Somerset Co, MD. Benjamin Lankford was in his father's household until he established his own home about 1731 and 4 of his brothers lived with him at various times: Joseph (1733), Solomon (1738), Pusey (1744) and John (1745).2 
Marriage*21 February 1746He married Sarah (of Hy) Smith, daughter of Henry Smith and (-----) (-----), on 21 February 1746 at Stepney Parish, Somerset Co, MD. The marriage was also recorded in Coventry Parish.3 
Will - Father-in-law*28 January 1746/47Pusey was named in his father-in-law's will on 28 January 1746/47 at Coventry Parish, Somerset Co, MD. In his will Henry Smith of Coventry Parish gave to son William (Extr) land out of tract Bald Ridge, part of plantation where I live being part of land deed of 8 Dec 1742. To son Henry balance of aforesaid tract Bond from William (son) dated 10 Dec 1742 for tract Smiths Lott. If no issue to daughter Sarah Lankford. To grandson Archibald Smith. To son-in-law Puzey Lankford Extr. Witt: Benjamin Lankford, Robert Cargley (dec'd by probate) and William Fordred (dec'd by probate).4 
Land rec'd as gift*21 April 1755He received land as a gift on 21 April 1755 at tact Lankfords Content, Anemessex, Somerset Co, MD. Jospeh Lankford Sr. gave 89 acres of this tract to Joseph Lankford Jr. for 5 shillings, to Pewsey Lankford, 69 acres of this tract and 36 acres of Dames Quarter. Since the tract Vulcans Vineyard was not listed separately, it was propably included in the patent of Lankfords Content.5 
Will*5 March 1781Pusey made a will on 5 March 1781 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Puzey Lankford gave to son Joseph lands and name him Extr. To son Littleton (under 21). To daughters Rebecca, Alse, Ann & Elizabeth. Witt: Ezekiel Lankford, Obed Trahearn & William Moore.6 
Death*before 21 February 1786He died before 21 February 1786 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was proved.6 

Family

Sarah (of Hy) Smith b. c 1725
Marriage*21 February 1746He married Sarah (of Hy) Smith, daughter of Henry Smith and (-----) (-----), on 21 February 1746 at Stepney Parish, Somerset Co, MD. The marriage was also recorded in Coventry Parish.3 
Children 1.Rebecca Lankford6 b. 7 Mar 1747
 2.Sarah Ann Lankford7 b. 4 Dec 1748
 3.Mary Elizabeth Lankford7 b. 20 Dec 1750
 4.Alice 'Alce' Lankford6 b. 12 Jul 1753
 5.Sabrough Lankford7 b. 12 Dec 1756
 6.Joseph (of Pusey) Lankford+3 b. c 1760, d. b 31 Dec 1816
 7.Littleton (of Pusey) Lankford6 b. 9 Mar 1768

Citations

  1. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 406 (#3 Pusey Lankford).
  2. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 406 (item #2 Benjamin Lankford).
  3. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 450 (item #3 Pusey Lankford).
  4. [S2152] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book 1750-1772, p. 24 (will of Henry Smith of Coventry Parish).
  5. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 406 (item #1 Joseph Lankford).
  6. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 37 (will of Puzey Lankford).
  7. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 406 (item #3 Pusey Lankford).

Lazarus Lankford1

M, b. circa 1735, d. before 9 May 1778
FatherBenjamin (of Joseph) Lankford1 b. c 1708, d. b 11 Mar 1788
MotherCharity Kellam1 b. c 1700
Last Edited26 Sep 2018
Birth*circa 1735Lazarus Lankford was born circa 1735 at Anemessex, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*2 February 1757He married Rachel Powell, daughter of John Powell and Elizabeth 'Betty' Brittingham, on 2 February 1757 at Coventry Parish, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will*9 November 1777Lazarus made a will on 9 November 1777 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Lazarus Lankford requested to be buried in his own orchard. He gave to daughter Milly Lankford. To wife Rachel. Lands to be sold and divided among children (under age) Benjamin, Jessee Maddox, Robert, Kelliam, William Planner, Betty, David and Isaac. Witt: Isaac Outten, Edward Wyatt, William Lankford. Bonds include Thomas Jones & Isaac Marshall.2 
Death*before 9 May 1778He died before 9 May 1778 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was proved.1,2 
Will - Father's*24 July 1784Lazarus was named in his father's will on 24 July 1784 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Benjamin Lankford gave to wife Ann, the house that was my fathers. To daughter Isabelle Conner. To daughter Priscilla Howard, 9 acres of tract Snow Water. To grandson Benjamin Conner Extr. To grandson Nathan Lankford, son of David, and William Coulbourn son of Stephen. To son Kellam Extr. and manor plantation & balance of tract Snow Water. To Lazarus Lankford's children Benjamin, Jessee Maddux, Robert, Kellam, W. Planner, Betty, David and Isaac Lankford. To grandson Benjamin, son of Kellam, manor plantation after death of William. Witt: Thomas Williams, Leavin Walston & Purnell Outten.3 

Family

Rachel Powell b. c 1735
Children 1.Milly Lankford2 b. c Nov 1757
 2.Benjamin Lankford1 b. 12 Sep 1758, d. b 14 Nov 1820
 3.Jesse Maddox Lankford+1 b. 5 Oct 1760, d. b 7 Mar 1815
 4.Robert Lankford+1 b. 14 Jan 1764, d. b 29 Nov 1814
 5.Kellam Lankford1 b. 30 Aug 1766
 6.William Planner Lankford1 b. 20 Dec 1768, d. b 14 Sep 1808
 7.Betty Lankford1 b. 19 Mar 1772
 8.David (of Lazarus) Lankford+1 b. 28 May 1775
 9.Isaac (of Lazarus) Lankford1 b. c 1777, d. 26 May 1790

Citations

  1. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 407 (#5 Lazarus Lankford).
  2. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 9 (will of Lazarus Lankford, wife Rachel).
  3. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 43 (will of Benjamin Lankford, wife Ann).

Martha (of Wm Jr) Adams1,2

F, b. 27 March 1743, d. before 2 February 1780
FatherWilliam (of Wm of Pil) Adams Jr.1 b. c 1711, d. b 16 Nov 1784
MotherSarah (d/o Wm) Moore1 b. c 1720
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*27 March 1743Martha (of Wm Jr) Adams was born on 27 March 1743 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*2 January 1763She married David Lankford, son of Benjamin (of Joseph) Lankford and Charity Kellam, on 2 January 1763 at Coventry Parish, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Name2 January 1763 As of 2 January 1763,her married name was Lankford. 
Death*before 2 February 1780Martha (of Wm Jr) Adams died before 2 February 1780 at Somerset Co, MD. She was evidently dec'd by this date as her father William Adams Jr., wife Sarah, named grandsons William and Benjamin Landkford in his will instead of her.2 

Family

David Lankford b. c 1742, d. 2 May 1774
Children 1.William Lankford1,3 b. 13 Jan 1764, d. b 24 Feb 1818
 2.Benjamin Lankford3 b. 8 Aug 1765, d. 10 Aug 1813

Citations

  1. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 359 (#5 William Adams).
  2. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 33 (will of William Adams Sr., wife Sarah).
  3. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 407 (#6 David Lankford).

Sarah (d/o Wm) Moore1,2

F, b. circa 1720
Last Edited9 Sep 2018
Birth*circa 1720Sarah (d/o Wm) Moore was born circa 1720 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1740She married William (of Wm of Pil) Adams Jr., son of William (of Philip) Adams and Margaret Taylor, circa 1740 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1740 As of circa 1740,her married name was Adams. 

Family

William (of Wm of Pil) Adams Jr. b. c 1711, d. b 16 Nov 1784
Children 1.Martha (of Wm Jr) Adams+1 b. 27 Mar 1743, d. b 2 Feb 1780
 2.William (of Wm Jr) Adams3 b. c 1745
 3.Peggy (of Wm Jr) Adams3 b. c 1747

Citations

  1. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 359 (#5 William Adams).
  2. [S567] Woodrow T. Wilson, Thirty-Four Families of Old Somerset Co., Maryland, p. 171 (item#H5 David Lankford).
  3. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 33 (will of William Adams Sr., wife Sarah).

Benjamin Lankford1

M, b. 8 August 1765, d. 10 August 1813
FatherDavid Lankford1 b. c 1742, d. 2 May 1774
MotherMartha (of Wm Jr) Adams1 b. 27 Mar 1743, d. b 2 Feb 1780
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*8 August 1765Benjamin Lankford was born on 8 August 1765 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Grfath's*2 February 1780Benjamin was named in his grandfather's will on 2 February 1780 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will William Adams Jr., planter, gave to wife Sarah southermost end of lands. To grandsons William & Benjamin Lankford. To son Son William Extr. To daughter Peggy Connaway, wife of Levin. Witt: William Adams, Mary Moore & William Moore.2 
Death*10 August 1813He died on 10 August 1813 at Somerset Co, MD, at age 48.1 

Citations

  1. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 407 (#6 David Lankford).
  2. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 33 (will of William Adams Sr., wife Sarah).

Phillip (of Wm of Phil) Adams1

M, b. circa 1713
FatherWilliam (of Philip) Adams1 b. 17 Apr 1681, d. b 8 Dec 1760
MotherMargaret Taylor1 b. 2 Nov 1691, d. c 1775
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1713Phillip (of Wm of Phil) Adams was born circa 1713 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*21 April 1756Phillip was named in his father's will on 21 April 1756 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will William Addams named son William Extr and gave him 2 tracts Whily & Adams Conclusion. To son Philip part of tract Adventure & part of Adams Conclusion and aforesaid Whitly. To son Dennis balance of land. To wife Margarete. To daughters Elizabeth Adams, Leah Schoofield and Margarete. Witt: Samuel Adams, Sarah Adams, Catharine Adams & Ann Adams.1 

Citations

  1. [S2152] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book 1750-1772, p. 21 (will of William Addams, wife Margaret).

Elizabeth (of Wm of Phil) Adams1

F, b. circa 1717
FatherWilliam (of Philip) Adams1 b. 17 Apr 1681, d. b 8 Dec 1760
MotherMargaret Taylor1 b. 2 Nov 1691, d. c 1775
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1717Elizabeth (of Wm of Phil) Adams was born circa 1717 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*21 April 1756Elizabeth was named in her father's will on 21 April 1756 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will William Addams named son William Extr and gave him 2 tracts Whily & Adams Conclusion. To son Philip part of tract Adventure & part of Adams Conclusion and aforesaid Whitly. To son Dennis balance of land. To wife Margarete. To daughters Elizabeth Adams, Leah Schoofield and Margarete. Witt: Samuel Adams, Sarah Adams, Catharine Adams & Ann Adams.1 

Citations

  1. [S2152] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book 1750-1772, p. 21 (will of William Addams, wife Margaret).

Leah Adams1

F, b. circa 1719
FatherWilliam (of Philip) Adams1 b. 17 Apr 1681, d. b 8 Dec 1760
MotherMargaret Taylor1 b. 2 Nov 1691, d. c 1775
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1719Leah Adams was born circa 1719 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1745She married (-----) Schoolfield circa 1745 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1745 As of circa 1745,her married name was Schoolfield. 
Will - Father's*21 April 1756Leah was named in her father's will on 21 April 1756 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will William Addams named son William Extr and gave him 2 tracts Whily & Adams Conclusion. To son Philip part of tract Adventure & part of Adams Conclusion and aforesaid Whitly. To son Dennis balance of land. To wife Margarete. To daughters Elizabeth Adams, Leah Schoofield and Margarete. Witt: Samuel Adams, Sarah Adams, Catharine Adams & Ann Adams.1 

Family

(-----) Schoolfield b. c 1720

Citations

  1. [S2152] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book 1750-1772, p. 21 (will of William Addams, wife Margaret).

(-----) Schoolfield1

M, b. circa 1720
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1720(-----) Schoolfield was born circa 1720 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1745He married Leah Adams, daughter of William (of Philip) Adams and Margaret Taylor, circa 1745 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Family

Leah Adams b. c 1719

Citations

  1. [S2152] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book 1750-1772, p. 21 (will of William Addams, wife Margaret).

Margaret (of Wm of Phil) Adams1

F, b. circa 1721
FatherWilliam (of Philip) Adams1 b. 17 Apr 1681, d. b 8 Dec 1760
MotherMargaret Taylor1 b. 2 Nov 1691, d. c 1775
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1721Margaret (of Wm of Phil) Adams was born circa 1721 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*21 April 1756Margaret was named in her father's will on 21 April 1756 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will William Addams named son William Extr and gave him 2 tracts Whily & Adams Conclusion. To son Philip part of tract Adventure & part of Adams Conclusion and aforesaid Whitly. To son Dennis balance of land. To wife Margarete. To daughters Elizabeth Adams, Leah Schoofield and Margarete. Witt: Samuel Adams, Sarah Adams, Catharine Adams & Ann Adams.1 

Citations

  1. [S2152] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book 1750-1772, p. 21 (will of William Addams, wife Margaret).

William (of Wm Jr) Adams1

M, b. circa 1745
FatherWilliam (of Wm of Pil) Adams Jr.1 b. c 1711, d. b 16 Nov 1784
MotherSarah (d/o Wm) Moore1 b. c 1720
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1745William (of Wm Jr) Adams was born circa 1745 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*2 February 1780William was named in his father's will on 2 February 1780 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will William Adams Jr., planter, gave to wife Sarah southermost end of lands. To grandsons William & Benjamin Lankford. To son Son William Extr. To daughter Peggy Connaway, wife of Levin. Witt: William Adams, Mary Moore & William Moore.1 

Citations

  1. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 33 (will of William Adams Sr., wife Sarah).

Peggy (of Wm Jr) Adams1

F, b. circa 1747
FatherWilliam (of Wm of Pil) Adams Jr.1 b. c 1711, d. b 16 Nov 1784
MotherSarah (d/o Wm) Moore1 b. c 1720
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1747Peggy (of Wm Jr) Adams was born circa 1747 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1765She married Levin Conaway circa 1765 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1765 As of circa 1765,her married name was Conaway. 
Will - Father's*2 February 1780Peggy was named in her father's will on 2 February 1780 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will William Adams Jr., planter, gave to wife Sarah southermost end of lands. To grandsons William & Benjamin Lankford. To son Son William Extr. To daughter Peggy Connaway, wife of Levin. Witt: William Adams, Mary Moore & William Moore.1 

Family

Levin Conaway b. c 1745

Citations

  1. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 33 (will of William Adams Sr., wife Sarah).

Levin Conaway1

M, b. circa 1745
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1745Levin Conaway was born circa 1745 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1765He married Peggy (of Wm Jr) Adams, daughter of William (of Wm of Pil) Adams Jr. and Sarah (d/o Wm) Moore, circa 1765 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father-in-law*2 February 1780Levin was named in his father-in-law's will on 2 February 1780 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will William Adams Jr., planter, gave to wife Sarah southermost end of lands. To grandsons William & Benjamin Lankford. To son Son William Extr. To daughter Peggy Connaway, wife of Levin. Witt: William Adams, Mary Moore & William Moore.1 

Family

Peggy (of Wm Jr) Adams b. c 1747

Citations

  1. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 33 (will of William Adams Sr., wife Sarah).

Louisa (-----)1

F, b. circa 1765
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1765Louisa (-----) was born circa 1765 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1785She married William (of John) Adams, son of John Adams and Sarah (of Wm) Piper, circa 1785 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1785 As of circa 1785,her married name was Adams. 
Will - Husb's*18 December 1792Louisa was named in her husband's will on 18 December 1792 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Family

William (of John) Adams b. 19 Feb 1765, d. b 15 Jan 1793

Citations

  1. [S1053] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 7, 1788-1799, p. 21 (will of William Adams Jr., wife Louisa).

Rachel Powell1

F, b. circa 1735
FatherJohn Powell1 b. c 1700, d. 1754
MotherElizabeth 'Betty' Brittingham1 b. c 1710, d. 1740
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1735Rachel Powell was born circa 1735 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*2 February 1757She married Lazarus Lankford, son of Benjamin (of Joseph) Lankford and Charity Kellam, on 2 February 1757 at Coventry Parish, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Name2 February 1757 As of 2 February 1757,her married name was Lankford. 
Will - Husb's*9 November 1777Rachel was named in her husband's will on 9 November 1777 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Lazarus Lankford requested to be buried in his own orchard. He gave to daughter Milly Lankford. To wife Rachel. Lands to be sold and divided among children (under age) Benjamin, Jessee Maddox, Robert, Kelliam, William Planner, Betty, David and Isaac. Witt: Isaac Outten, Edward Wyatt, William Lankford. Bonds include Thomas Jones & Isaac Marshall.2 

Family

Lazarus Lankford b. c 1735, d. b 9 May 1778
Children 1.Milly Lankford2 b. c Nov 1757
 2.Benjamin Lankford1 b. 12 Sep 1758, d. b 14 Nov 1820
 3.Jesse Maddox Lankford+1 b. 5 Oct 1760, d. b 7 Mar 1815
 4.Robert Lankford+1 b. 14 Jan 1764, d. b 29 Nov 1814
 5.Kellam Lankford1 b. 30 Aug 1766
 6.William Planner Lankford1 b. 20 Dec 1768, d. b 14 Sep 1808
 7.Betty Lankford1 b. 19 Mar 1772
 8.David (of Lazarus) Lankford+1 b. 28 May 1775
 9.Isaac (of Lazarus) Lankford1 b. c 1777, d. 26 May 1790

Citations

  1. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 407 (#5 Lazarus Lankford).
  2. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 9 (will of Lazarus Lankford, wife Rachel).

Jesse Maddox Lankford1

M, b. 5 October 1760, d. before 7 March 1815
FatherLazarus Lankford1 b. c 1735, d. b 9 May 1778
MotherRachel Powell1 b. c 1735
Last Edited26 Sep 2018
Birth*5 October 1760Jesse Maddox Lankford was born on 5 October 1760 at Coventry Parish, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*9 November 1777Jesse was named in his father's will on 9 November 1777 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Lazarus Lankford requested to be buried in his own orchard. He gave to daughter Milly Lankford. To wife Rachel. Lands to be sold and divided among children (under age) Benjamin, Jessee Maddox, Robert, Kelliam, William Planner, Betty, David and Isaac. Witt: Isaac Outten, Edward Wyatt, William Lankford. Bonds include Thomas Jones & Isaac Marshall.2 
Will - Grfath's*24 July 1784Jesse was named in his grandfather's will on 24 July 1784 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Benjamin Lankford gave to wife Ann, the house that was my fathers. To daughter Isabelle Conner. To daughter Priscilla Howard, 9 acres of tract Snow Water. To grandson Benjamin Conner Extr. To grandson Nathan Lankford, son of David, and William Coulbourn son of Stephen. To son Kellam Extr. and manor plantation & balance of tract Snow Water. To Lazarus Lankford's children Benjamin, Jessee Maddux, Robert, Kellam, W. Planner, Betty, David and Isaac Lankford. To grandson Benjamin, son of Kellam, manor plantation after death of William. Witt: Thomas Williams, Leavin Walston & Purnell Outten.3 
Marriage*circa 1795He married Lovia 'Lovey' Outten, daughter of Purnell Outten I and Mary Houston, circa 1795 at Somerset Co, MD.4 
Will - Father-in-law*28 September 1795Jesse was named in his father-in-law's will on 28 September 1795 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Purnell Outten gave to wife Mary, lands & Extr and after her death to son Purnell. To son Joseph. To daughter Sarah Killiam, wife of John. To daughters Polly Barrett, Tabitha Twiford, Betty Smith, Lovey Lankford and Delitta Taylor. Witt: John Conner, William Conner & William Moore. On 5 Dec 1795 the widow Mary rejects adm which goes to Jessee Lankford.5 
Will*9 January 1805Jesse made a will on 9 January 1805 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Jessee M. Lankford gave to wife Lova, lands and named her Extr. Witt: Southy Whittington, Elisha Gunby and Stephen Lankford.6 
Will - Brother's*2 August 1808Jesse was named in his brother's will on 2 August 1808 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will William Planner Lankford gave to James R. Mills. To William H. Lankford, son of David. To brothers Benjamin (Extr), Jesse, Robert, Killiam Lankford. To Betty Mills. Witt: George Dakes & James Whittington.7 
Death*before 7 March 1815He died before 7 March 1815 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was proved.6 

Family

Lovia 'Lovey' Outten b. 3 Sep 1763, d. b 25 Oct 1827
Marriage*circa 1795He married Lovia 'Lovey' Outten, daughter of Purnell Outten I and Mary Houston, circa 1795 at Somerset Co, MD.4 
Children 1.Lovey (of Lovia) Lankford8 b. c 1795
 2.David (of Lovia) Lankford8 b. c 1800
 3.Smith (of Lovia) Lankford+ b. c 1804

Citations

  1. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 407 (#5 Lazarus Lankford).
  2. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 9 (will of Lazarus Lankford, wife Rachel).
  3. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 43 (will of Benjamin Lankford, wife Ann).
  4. [S1053] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 7, 1788-1799.
  5. [S1053] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 7, 1788-1799, p. 35 (will of Purnell Outten, wife Mary).
  6. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 56 (will of Jessee M. Lankford, wife Lova).
  7. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 35 (will of William Planner Lankford).
  8. [S2161] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book JP 4, 1820-1837, p. 32 (will of Lovia Lankford).

Robert Lankford1

M, b. 14 January 1764, d. before 29 November 1814
FatherLazarus Lankford1 b. c 1735, d. b 9 May 1778
MotherRachel Powell1 b. c 1735
Last Edited28 Aug 2018
Birth*14 January 1764Robert Lankford was born on 14 January 1764 at Coventry Parish, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*9 November 1777Robert was named in his father's will on 9 November 1777 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Lazarus Lankford requested to be buried in his own orchard. He gave to daughter Milly Lankford. To wife Rachel. Lands to be sold and divided among children (under age) Benjamin, Jessee Maddox, Robert, Kelliam, William Planner, Betty, David and Isaac. Witt: Isaac Outten, Edward Wyatt, William Lankford. Bonds include Thomas Jones & Isaac Marshall.2 
Will - Grfath's*24 July 1784Robert was named in his grandfather's will on 24 July 1784 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Benjamin Lankford gave to wife Ann, the house that was my fathers. To daughter Isabelle Conner. To daughter Priscilla Howard, 9 acres of tract Snow Water. To grandson Benjamin Conner Extr. To grandson Nathan Lankford, son of David, and William Coulbourn son of Stephen. To son Kellam Extr. and manor plantation & balance of tract Snow Water. To Lazarus Lankford's children Benjamin, Jessee Maddux, Robert, Kellam, W. Planner, Betty, David and Isaac Lankford. To grandson Benjamin, son of Kellam, manor plantation after death of William. Witt: Thomas Williams, Leavin Walston & Purnell Outten.3 
Marriagecirca 1795He married Sarah Potter circa 1795 at Somerset Co, MD.4,5 
Will - Brother's*2 August 1808Robert was named in his brother's will on 2 August 1808 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will William Planner Lankford gave to James R. Mills. To William H. Lankford, son of David. To brothers Benjamin (Extr), Jesse, Robert, Killiam Lankford. To Betty Mills. Witt: George Dakes & James Whittington.6 
Marriage22 March 1809He married Mary Ann 'Polly' Potter on 22 March 1809 at Somerset Co, MD.7 
Will20 April 1809Robert made a will on 20 April 1809 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Robert Lankford gave to wife unnamed. To children Wiley, Sean?, Arad, Emmeline, Mary & Zephan. Thomas Robertson Jr. Extr. Witt: Jessee Johnson, Henry Johnson & Edward Harron.8 
Death*before 29 November 1814He died before 29 November 1814 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was proved.8 

Family

Sarah Potter b. c 1775
Marriagecirca 1795He married Sarah Potter circa 1795 at Somerset Co, MD.4,5 
Children 1.Wiley Lankford8 b. c 1796
 2.Sean? Lankford8 b. c 1798
 3.Arad Lankford8 b. c 1800
 4.Emmeline Lankford8 b. c 1802
 5.Mary Lankford8 b. c 1804
 6.Zephaniah 'Zephan' Lankford+8 b. 1806, d. b 13 Jun 1845

Citations

  1. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 407 (#5 Lazarus Lankford).
  2. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 9 (will of Lazarus Lankford, wife Rachel).
  3. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 43 (will of Benjamin Lankford, wife Ann).
  4. [S2820] Rob Hall, Ancestors of Isabella Frances Lankford.
  5. [S2819] Susan Noel Godman Rager, Ancestors of George Warren Godman.
  6. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 35 (will of William Planner Lankford).
  7. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.
  8. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 54 (will of Robert Lankford, wife unnamed).

Kellam Lankford1

M, b. 30 August 1766
FatherLazarus Lankford1 b. c 1735, d. b 9 May 1778
MotherRachel Powell1 b. c 1735
Last Edited28 Aug 2018
Birth*30 August 1766Kellam Lankford was born on 30 August 1766 at Coventry Parish, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*9 November 1777Kellam was named in his father's will on 9 November 1777 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Lazarus Lankford requested to be buried in his own orchard. He gave to daughter Milly Lankford. To wife Rachel. Lands to be sold and divided among children (under age) Benjamin, Jessee Maddox, Robert, Kelliam, William Planner, Betty, David and Isaac. Witt: Isaac Outten, Edward Wyatt, William Lankford. Bonds include Thomas Jones & Isaac Marshall.2 
Will - Grfath's*24 July 1784Kellam was named in his grandfather's will on 24 July 1784 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Benjamin Lankford gave to wife Ann, the house that was my fathers. To daughter Isabelle Conner. To daughter Priscilla Howard, 9 acres of tract Snow Water. To grandson Benjamin Conner Extr. To grandson Nathan Lankford, son of David, and William Coulbourn son of Stephen. To son Kellam Extr. and manor plantation & balance of tract Snow Water. To Lazarus Lankford's children Benjamin, Jessee Maddux, Robert, Kellam, W. Planner, Betty, David and Isaac Lankford. To grandson Benjamin, son of Kellam, manor plantation after death of William. Witt: Thomas Williams, Leavin Walston & Purnell Outten.3 
Will - Brother's*2 August 1808Kellam was named in his brother's will on 2 August 1808 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will William Planner Lankford gave to James R. Mills. To William H. Lankford, son of David. To brothers Benjamin (Extr), Jesse, Robert, Killiam Lankford. To Betty Mills. Witt: George Dakes & James Whittington.4 

Citations

  1. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 407 (#5 Lazarus Lankford).
  2. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 9 (will of Lazarus Lankford, wife Rachel).
  3. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 43 (will of Benjamin Lankford, wife Ann).
  4. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 35 (will of William Planner Lankford).

William Planner Lankford1

M, b. 20 December 1768, d. before 14 September 1808
FatherLazarus Lankford1 b. c 1735, d. b 9 May 1778
MotherRachel Powell1 b. c 1735
Last Edited28 Aug 2018
Birth*20 December 1768William Planner Lankford was born on 20 December 1768 at Coventry Parish, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*9 November 1777William was named in his father's will on 9 November 1777 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Lazarus Lankford requested to be buried in his own orchard. He gave to daughter Milly Lankford. To wife Rachel. Lands to be sold and divided among children (under age) Benjamin, Jessee Maddox, Robert, Kelliam, William Planner, Betty, David and Isaac. Witt: Isaac Outten, Edward Wyatt, William Lankford. Bonds include Thomas Jones & Isaac Marshall.2 
Will - Grfath's*24 July 1784William was named in his grandfather's will on 24 July 1784 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Benjamin Lankford gave to wife Ann, the house that was my fathers. To daughter Isabelle Conner. To daughter Priscilla Howard, 9 acres of tract Snow Water. To grandson Benjamin Conner Extr. To grandson Nathan Lankford, son of David, and William Coulbourn son of Stephen. To son Kellam Extr. and manor plantation & balance of tract Snow Water. To Lazarus Lankford's children Benjamin, Jessee Maddux, Robert, Kellam, W. Planner, Betty, David and Isaac Lankford. To grandson Benjamin, son of Kellam, manor plantation after death of William. Witt: Thomas Williams, Leavin Walston & Purnell Outten.3 
Will*2 August 1808William made a will on 2 August 1808 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will William Planner Lankford gave to James R. Mills. To William H. Lankford, son of David. To brothers Benjamin (Extr), Jesse, Robert, Killiam Lankford. To Betty Mills. Witt: George Dakes & James Whittington.4 
Death*before 14 September 1808He died before 14 September 1808 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was proved.4 

Citations

  1. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 407 (#5 Lazarus Lankford).
  2. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 9 (will of Lazarus Lankford, wife Rachel).
  3. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 43 (will of Benjamin Lankford, wife Ann).
  4. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 35 (will of William Planner Lankford).

Betty Lankford1

F, b. 19 March 1772
FatherLazarus Lankford1 b. c 1735, d. b 9 May 1778
MotherRachel Powell1 b. c 1735
Last Edited28 Aug 2018
Birth*19 March 1772Betty Lankford was born on 19 March 1772 at Coventry Parish, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*9 November 1777Betty was named in her father's will on 9 November 1777 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Lazarus Lankford requested to be buried in his own orchard. He gave to daughter Milly Lankford. To wife Rachel. Lands to be sold and divided among children (under age) Benjamin, Jessee Maddox, Robert, Kelliam, William Planner, Betty, David and Isaac. Witt: Isaac Outten, Edward Wyatt, William Lankford. Bonds include Thomas Jones & Isaac Marshall.2 
Will - Grfath's*24 July 1784Betty was named in her grandfather's will on 24 July 1784 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Benjamin Lankford gave to wife Ann, the house that was my fathers. To daughter Isabelle Conner. To daughter Priscilla Howard, 9 acres of tract Snow Water. To grandson Benjamin Conner Extr. To grandson Nathan Lankford, son of David, and William Coulbourn son of Stephen. To son Kellam Extr. and manor plantation & balance of tract Snow Water. To Lazarus Lankford's children Benjamin, Jessee Maddux, Robert, Kellam, W. Planner, Betty, David and Isaac Lankford. To grandson Benjamin, son of Kellam, manor plantation after death of William. Witt: Thomas Williams, Leavin Walston & Purnell Outten.3 
Will - Brother's*2 August 1808Betty was named in her brother's will on 2 August 1808 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will William Planner Lankford gave to James R. Mills. To William H. Lankford, son of David. To brothers Benjamin (Extr), Jesse, Robert, Killiam Lankford. To Betty Mills. Witt: George Dakes & James Whittington.4 

Citations

  1. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 407 (#5 Lazarus Lankford).
  2. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 9 (will of Lazarus Lankford, wife Rachel).
  3. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 43 (will of Benjamin Lankford, wife Ann).
  4. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 35 (will of William Planner Lankford).

David (of Lazarus) Lankford1

M, b. 28 May 1775
FatherLazarus Lankford1 b. c 1735, d. b 9 May 1778
MotherRachel Powell1 b. c 1735
Last Edited28 Aug 2018
Birth*28 May 1775David (of Lazarus) Lankford was born on 28 May 1775 at Coventry Parish, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*9 November 1777David was named in his father's will on 9 November 1777 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Lazarus Lankford requested to be buried in his own orchard. He gave to daughter Milly Lankford. To wife Rachel. Lands to be sold and divided among children (under age) Benjamin, Jessee Maddox, Robert, Kelliam, William Planner, Betty, David and Isaac. Witt: Isaac Outten, Edward Wyatt, William Lankford. Bonds include Thomas Jones & Isaac Marshall.2 
Will - Grfath's*24 July 1784David was named in his grandfather's will on 24 July 1784 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Benjamin Lankford gave to wife Ann, the house that was my fathers. To daughter Isabelle Conner. To daughter Priscilla Howard, 9 acres of tract Snow Water. To grandson Benjamin Conner Extr. To grandson Nathan Lankford, son of David, and William Coulbourn son of Stephen. To son Kellam Extr. and manor plantation & balance of tract Snow Water. To Lazarus Lankford's children Benjamin, Jessee Maddux, Robert, Kellam, W. Planner, Betty, David and Isaac Lankford. To grandson Benjamin, son of Kellam, manor plantation after death of William. Witt: Thomas Williams, Leavin Walston & Purnell Outten.3 
Marriage*9 October 1798He married Betsy Long on 9 October 1798 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as David Lankford and Betsy Long.4 
Will - Brother's*2 August 1808David was named in his brother's will on 2 August 1808 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will William Planner Lankford gave to James R. Mills. To William H. Lankford, son of David. To brothers Benjamin (Extr), Jesse, Robert, Killiam Lankford. To Betty Mills. Witt: George Dakes & James Whittington.5 

Family

Betsy Long b. c 1770
Child 1.William H. (of David) Lankford5 b. c 1800

Citations

  1. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 407 (#5 Lazarus Lankford).
  2. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 9 (will of Lazarus Lankford, wife Rachel).
  3. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 43 (will of Benjamin Lankford, wife Ann).
  4. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.
  5. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 35 (will of William Planner Lankford).

Isaac (of Lazarus) Lankford1

M, b. circa 1777, d. 26 May 1790
FatherLazarus Lankford1 b. c 1735, d. b 9 May 1778
MotherRachel Powell1 b. c 1735
Last Edited3 Sep 2018
Birth*circa 1777Isaac (of Lazarus) Lankford was born circa 1777 at Coventry Parish, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*9 November 1777Isaac was named in his father's will on 9 November 1777 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Lazarus Lankford requested to be buried in his own orchard. He gave to daughter Milly Lankford. To wife Rachel. Lands to be sold and divided among children (under age) Benjamin, Jessee Maddox, Robert, Kelliam, William Planner, Betty, David and Isaac. Witt: Isaac Outten, Edward Wyatt, William Lankford. Bonds include Thomas Jones & Isaac Marshall.2 
Will - Grfath's*24 July 1784Isaac was named in his grandfather's will on 24 July 1784 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Benjamin Lankford gave to wife Ann, the house that was my fathers. To daughter Isabelle Conner. To daughter Priscilla Howard, 9 acres of tract Snow Water. To grandson Benjamin Conner Extr. To grandson Nathan Lankford, son of David, and William Coulbourn son of Stephen. To son Kellam Extr. and manor plantation & balance of tract Snow Water. To Lazarus Lankford's children Benjamin, Jessee Maddux, Robert, Kellam, W. Planner, Betty, David and Isaac Lankford. To grandson Benjamin, son of Kellam, manor plantation after death of William. Witt: Thomas Williams, Leavin Walston & Purnell Outten.3 
Death*26 May 1790He died on 26 May 1790 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 407 (#5 Lazarus Lankford).
  2. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 9 (will of Lazarus Lankford, wife Rachel).
  3. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 43 (will of Benjamin Lankford, wife Ann).

Benjamin Lankford1

M, b. 12 September 1758, d. before 14 November 1820
FatherLazarus Lankford1 b. c 1735, d. b 9 May 1778
MotherRachel Powell1 b. c 1735
Last Edited28 Aug 2018
Birth*12 September 1758Benjamin Lankford was born on 12 September 1758 at Coventry Parish, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*9 November 1777Benjamin was named in his father's will on 9 November 1777 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Lazarus Lankford requested to be buried in his own orchard. He gave to daughter Milly Lankford. To wife Rachel. Lands to be sold and divided among children (under age) Benjamin, Jessee Maddox, Robert, Kelliam, William Planner, Betty, David and Isaac. Witt: Isaac Outten, Edward Wyatt, William Lankford. Bonds include Thomas Jones & Isaac Marshall.2 
Will - Grfath's*24 July 1784Benjamin was named in his grandfather's will on 24 July 1784 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Benjamin Lankford gave to wife Ann, the house that was my fathers. To daughter Isabelle Conner. To daughter Priscilla Howard, 9 acres of tract Snow Water. To grandson Benjamin Conner Extr. To grandson Nathan Lankford, son of David, and William Coulbourn son of Stephen. To son Kellam Extr. and manor plantation & balance of tract Snow Water. To Lazarus Lankford's children Benjamin, Jessee Maddux, Robert, Kellam, W. Planner, Betty, David and Isaac Lankford. To grandson Benjamin, son of Kellam, manor plantation after death of William. Witt: Thomas Williams, Leavin Walston & Purnell Outten.3 
Will - Brother's*2 August 1808Benjamin was named in his brother's will on 2 August 1808 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will William Planner Lankford gave to James R. Mills. To William H. Lankford, son of David. To brothers Benjamin (Extr), Jesse, Robert, Killiam Lankford. To Betty Mills. Witt: George Dakes & James Whittington.4 
Death*before 14 November 1820He died before 14 November 1820 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 407 (#5 Lazarus Lankford).
  2. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 9 (will of Lazarus Lankford, wife Rachel).
  3. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 43 (will of Benjamin Lankford, wife Ann).
  4. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 35 (will of William Planner Lankford).

Milly Lankford1

F, b. circa November 1757
FatherLazarus Lankford1 b. c 1735, d. b 9 May 1778
MotherRachel Powell1 b. c 1735
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa November 1757Milly Lankford was born circa November 1757 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*9 November 1777Milly was named in her father's will on 9 November 1777 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Lazarus Lankford requested to be buried in his own orchard. He gave to daughter Milly Lankford. To wife Rachel. Lands to be sold and divided among children (under age) Benjamin, Jessee Maddox, Robert, Kelliam, William Planner, Betty, David and Isaac. Witt: Isaac Outten, Edward Wyatt, William Lankford. Bonds include Thomas Jones & Isaac Marshall.1 

Citations

  1. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 9 (will of Lazarus Lankford, wife Rachel).

Isabella Lankford1

F, b. circa 1737
FatherBenjamin (of Joseph) Lankford1 b. c 1708, d. b 11 Mar 1788
MotherCharity Kellam1 b. c 1700
Last Edited3 Sep 2018
Birth*circa 1737Isabella Lankford was born circa 1737 at Anemessex, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*12 February 1756She married Elijah Conner on 12 February 1756 at Coventry Parish, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Name12 February 1756 As of 12 February 1756,her married name was Conner. 
Will - Father's*24 July 1784Isabella was named in her father's will on 24 July 1784 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Benjamin Lankford gave to wife Ann, the house that was my fathers. To daughter Isabelle Conner. To daughter Priscilla Howard, 9 acres of tract Snow Water. To grandson Benjamin Conner Extr. To grandson Nathan Lankford, son of David, and William Coulbourn son of Stephen. To son Kellam Extr. and manor plantation & balance of tract Snow Water. To Lazarus Lankford's children Benjamin, Jessee Maddux, Robert, Kellam, W. Planner, Betty, David and Isaac Lankford. To grandson Benjamin, son of Kellam, manor plantation after death of William. Witt: Thomas Williams, Leavin Walston & Purnell Outten.2 
Marriage*27 July 1786She married Thomas Wood Potter on 27 July 1786 at Coventry Parish, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Name27 July 1786 As of 27 July 1786,her married name was Potter. 

Family 1

Elijah Conner b. c 1720, d. 1771
Child 1.Benjamin Conner2 b. c 1758

Family 2

Thomas Wood Potter b. c 1740

Citations

  1. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 406 (item #2 Benjamin Lankford).
  2. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 43 (will of Benjamin Lankford, wife Ann).

Elijah Conner1

M, b. circa 1720, d. 1771
Last Edited9 Sep 2018
Birth*circa 1720Elijah Conner was born circa 1720 at Somerset Co, MD.1,2 
Marriage*12 February 1756He married Isabella Lankford, daughter of Benjamin (of Joseph) Lankford and Charity Kellam, on 12 February 1756 at Coventry Parish, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Death*1771Elijah Conner died in 1771.2 

Family

Isabella Lankford b. c 1737
Child 1.Benjamin Conner3 b. c 1758

Citations

  1. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 406 (item #2 Benjamin Lankford).
  2. [S567] Woodrow T. Wilson, Thirty-Four Families of Old Somerset Co., Maryland, p. 171 (item#H1 John Lankford Sr.).
  3. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 43 (will of Benjamin Lankford, wife Ann).

Thomas Wood Potter1

M, b. circa 1740
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1740Thomas Wood Potter was born circa 1740 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*27 July 1786He married Isabella Lankford, daughter of Benjamin (of Joseph) Lankford and Charity Kellam, on 27 July 1786 at Coventry Parish, Somerset Co, MD.1 

Family

Isabella Lankford b. c 1737

Citations

  1. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 406 (item #2 Benjamin Lankford).

Priscilla Lankford1

F, b. circa 1740
FatherBenjamin (of Joseph) Lankford1 b. c 1708, d. b 11 Mar 1788
MotherCharity Kellam1 b. c 1700
Last Edited3 Sep 2018
Birth*circa 1740Priscilla Lankford was born circa 1740 at Anemessex, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*18 February 1762She married George Howard on 18 February 1762 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Name18 February 1762 As of 18 February 1762,her married name was Howard. 

Family

George Howard b. c 1740

Citations

  1. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 406 (item #2 Benjamin Lankford).

George Howard1

M, b. circa 1740
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1740George Howard was born circa 1740 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*18 February 1762He married Priscilla Lankford, daughter of Benjamin (of Joseph) Lankford and Charity Kellam, on 18 February 1762 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Family

Priscilla Lankford b. c 1740

Citations

  1. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 406 (item #2 Benjamin Lankford).

Betty Lankford1

F, b. circa 1744, d. before 24 July 1784
FatherBenjamin (of Joseph) Lankford1 b. c 1708, d. b 11 Mar 1788
MotherCharity Kellam1 b. c 1700
Last Edited3 Sep 2018
Birth*circa 1744Betty Lankford was born circa 1744 at Anemessex, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1770She married Stephen Coleburn circa 1770 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1770 As of circa 1770,her married name was Coleburn. 
Death*before 24 July 1784Betty Lankford died before 24 July 1784 at Somerset Co, MD. She was evidently dec'd by this date as her father Benjamin Lankford named a grandson William Coulbourn, son of Stephen, instead of her.2 

Family

Stephen Coleburn b. c 1745
Child 1.William Coleburn2 b. c 1772

Citations

  1. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 406 (item #2 Benjamin Lankford).
  2. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 43 (will of Benjamin Lankford, wife Ann).

Stephen Coleburn1

M, b. circa 1745
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1745Stephen Coleburn was born circa 1745 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1770He married Betty Lankford, daughter of Benjamin (of Joseph) Lankford and Charity Kellam, circa 1770 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father-in-law*24 July 1784Stephen was named in his father-in-law's will on 24 July 1784 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Benjamin Lankford gave to wife Ann, the house that was my fathers. To daughter Isabelle Conner. To daughter Priscilla Howard, 9 acres of tract Snow Water. To grandson Benjamin Conner Extr. To grandson Nathan Lankford, son of David, and William Coulbourn son of Stephen. To son Kellam Extr. and manor plantation & balance of tract Snow Water. To Lazarus Lankford's children Benjamin, Jessee Maddux, Robert, Kellam, W. Planner, Betty, David and Isaac Lankford. To grandson Benjamin, son of Kellam, manor plantation after death of William. Witt: Thomas Williams, Leavin Walston & Purnell Outten.2 

Family

Betty Lankford b. c 1744, d. b 24 Jul 1784
Child 1.William Coleburn2 b. c 1772

Citations

  1. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 406 (item #2 Benjamin Lankford).
  2. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 43 (will of Benjamin Lankford, wife Ann).

William Coleburn1

M, b. circa 1772
FatherStephen Coleburn1 b. c 1745
MotherBetty Lankford1 b. c 1744, d. b 24 Jul 1784
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1772William Coleburn was born circa 1772 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Grfath's*24 July 1784William was named in his grandfather's will on 24 July 1784 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Benjamin Lankford gave to wife Ann, the house that was my fathers. To daughter Isabelle Conner. To daughter Priscilla Howard, 9 acres of tract Snow Water. To grandson Benjamin Conner Extr. To grandson Nathan Lankford, son of David, and William Coulbourn son of Stephen. To son Kellam Extr. and manor plantation & balance of tract Snow Water. To Lazarus Lankford's children Benjamin, Jessee Maddux, Robert, Kellam, W. Planner, Betty, David and Isaac Lankford. To grandson Benjamin, son of Kellam, manor plantation after death of William. Witt: Thomas Williams, Leavin Walston & Purnell Outten.1 

Citations

  1. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 43 (will of Benjamin Lankford, wife Ann).

Benjamin Conner1

M, b. circa 1758
FatherElijah Conner1 b. c 1720, d. 1771
MotherIsabella Lankford1 b. c 1737
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1758Benjamin Conner was born circa 1758 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Grfath's*24 July 1784Benjamin was named in his grandfather's will on 24 July 1784 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Benjamin Lankford gave to wife Ann, the house that was my fathers. To daughter Isabelle Conner. To daughter Priscilla Howard, 9 acres of tract Snow Water. To grandson Benjamin Conner Extr. To grandson Nathan Lankford, son of David, and William Coulbourn son of Stephen. To son Kellam Extr. and manor plantation & balance of tract Snow Water. To Lazarus Lankford's children Benjamin, Jessee Maddux, Robert, Kellam, W. Planner, Betty, David and Isaac Lankford. To grandson Benjamin, son of Kellam, manor plantation after death of William. Witt: Thomas Williams, Leavin Walston & Purnell Outten.1 

Citations

  1. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 43 (will of Benjamin Lankford, wife Ann).

Henry Miles1

M, b. circa 1775
FatherWilliam Miles Jr.2 b. c 1750
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1775Henry Miles was born circa 1775 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*10 March 1798He married Rachel Ward, daughter of William (of Jas) Ward and Mary Ward, on 10 March 1798 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Henry Miles and Rachel Ward.3 

Family

Rachel Ward b. c 1782, d. b 28 Aug 1849
Children 1.Henry Miles4 b. c 1805
 2.Stephen Revel Miles+4 b. c 1806
 3.Elizabeth Miles+1 b. c 1810, d. b Jun 1836

Citations

  1. [S2819] Susan Noel Godman Rager, Ancestors of George Warren Godman.
  2. [S2820] Rob Hall, Ancestors of Isabella Frances Lankford.
  3. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.
  4. [S2233] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book JP 5, 1837-1859, p. 42 (will of Rachel Miles).

Rachel Ward1

F, b. circa 1782, d. before 28 August 1849
FatherWilliam (of Jas) Ward1 b. 15 Apr 1742, d. b Oct 1790
MotherMary Ward2 b. Jul 1748
Last Edited19 Apr 2018
Birth*circa 1782Rachel Ward was born circa 1782 at Somerset Co, MD. 
Marriage*10 March 1798She married Henry Miles, son of William Miles Jr., on 10 March 1798 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Henry Miles and Rachel Ward.3 
Married Name10 March 1798 As of 10 March 1798,her married name was Miles. 
Will*June 1840Rachel made a will in June 1840 at Somerset Co, MD. In her will Rachel Miles gave to son Henry 50 acres adjacent land fo Peggy Cox. To son Stephen R. plantation. To grandson Robert Lankford (minor). Witt: John Cullin, James Whittington & Joshua P. Horsey.4 
Death*before 28 August 1849She died before 28 August 1849 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that her will was proved.4 

Family

Henry Miles b. c 1775
Children 1.Henry Miles4 b. c 1805
 2.Stephen Revel Miles+4 b. c 1806
 3.Elizabeth Miles+1 b. c 1810, d. b Jun 1836

Citations

  1. [S2819] Susan Noel Godman Rager, Ancestors of George Warren Godman.
  2. [S2820] Rob Hall, Ancestors of Isabella Frances Lankford.
  3. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.
  4. [S2233] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book JP 5, 1837-1859, p. 42 (will of Rachel Miles).

Robert Lankford1

M, b. circa 1833
FatherZephaniah 'Zephan' Lankford1 b. 1806, d. b 13 Jun 1845
MotherElizabeth Miles1 b. c 1810, d. b Jun 1836
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1833Robert Lankford was born circa 1833 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Grmoth's*June 1840Robert was named in his grandmother's will in June 1840 at Somerset Co, MD. In her will Rachel Miles gave to son Henry 50 acres adjacent land fo Peggy Cox. To son Stephen R. plantation. To grandson Robert Lankford (minor). Witt: John Cullin, James Whittington & Joshua P. Horsey.1 
Census w/uncle*1850Robert was listed with his uncle in the census of 1850 at Brinkley's District, Somerset Co, MD. HH#615 was headed by Stephen R. Miles, a 44 year old famer. Listed with him were the following Miles: Mary, age 40; Charles, age 12; Caroline, age 10; Sarah, age 6; Angeline, age 3; and John, age 18. Also listed was Robert Lankford, age 17.2 

Citations

  1. [S2233] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book JP 5, 1837-1859, p. 42 (will of Rachel Miles).
  2. [S584] Ruth T. Dryden, 1850 Somerset County, Maryland, Census.

Charles Miles1

M, b. circa 1838
FatherStephen Revel Miles2 b. c 1806
MotherMary 'Polly' Ward2 b. c 1810
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1838Charles Miles was born circa 1838 at Somerset Co, MD.2 
Census w/parents*1850Charles was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Brinkley's District, Somerset Co, MD. HH#615 was headed by Stephen R. Miles, a 44 year old famer. Listed with him were the following Miles: Mary, age 40; Charles, age 12; Caroline, age 10; Sarah, age 6; Angeline, age 3; and John, age 18. Also listed was Robert Lankford, age 17.2 

Citations

  1. [S2233] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book JP 5, 1837-1859, p. 42 (will of Rachel Miles).
  2. [S584] Ruth T. Dryden, 1850 Somerset County, Maryland, Census.

Caroline Miles1

F, b. circa 1840
FatherStephen Revel Miles1 b. c 1806
MotherMary 'Polly' Ward1 b. c 1810
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1840Caroline Miles was born circa 1840 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*1850Caroline was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Brinkley's District, Somerset Co, MD. HH#615 was headed by Stephen R. Miles, a 44 year old famer. Listed with him were the following Miles: Mary, age 40; Charles, age 12; Caroline, age 10; Sarah, age 6; Angeline, age 3; and John, age 18. Also listed was Robert Lankford, age 17.1 

Citations

  1. [S584] Ruth T. Dryden, 1850 Somerset County, Maryland, Census.

Angeline Miles1

F, b. circa 1847
FatherStephen Revel Miles1 b. c 1806
MotherMary 'Polly' Ward1 b. c 1810
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1847Angeline Miles was born circa 1847 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*1850Angeline was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Brinkley's District, Somerset Co, MD. HH#615 was headed by Stephen R. Miles, a 44 year old famer. Listed with him were the following Miles: Mary, age 40; Charles, age 12; Caroline, age 10; Sarah, age 6; Angeline, age 3; and John, age 18. Also listed was Robert Lankford, age 17.1 

Citations

  1. [S584] Ruth T. Dryden, 1850 Somerset County, Maryland, Census.

John Miles1

M, b. circa 1832
FatherStephen Revel Miles1 b. c 1806
MotherMary 'Polly' Ward1 b. c 1810
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1832John Miles was born circa 1832 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S584] Ruth T. Dryden, 1850 Somerset County, Maryland, Census.

Edward Lester Godman1

M, b. 7 May 1901, d. 26 June 1977
FatherGeorge Warren Godman1 b. 19 Jan 1869, d. 25 Oct 1965
MotherEffie Lee Barnes1 b. 29 Mar 1879, d. 8 Jul 1984
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*7 May 1901Edward Lester Godman was born on 7 May 1901 at Westmoreland Co, VA.1 
Death*26 June 1977He died on 26 June 1977 at age 76.1 
Burial*Edward was buried at Carmel United Methodist Chruch Cemetery, Kinsale, Westmoreland Co, VA.1 

Citations

  1. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 23629499 (Edward Lester Godman).

William Adams1

M, b. circa 1825
Last Edited19 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1825William Adams was born circa 1825 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*13 November 1855He married Mary Jane Ward, daughter of Thomas Ward and Anne Coleburn, on 13 November 1855 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Family

Mary Jane Ward b. 11 Oct 1823, d. 11 Oct 1884

Citations

  1. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.

Tabitha Adams1

F, b. circa 1741, d. before 7 December 1802
FatherCollins Adams1 b. c 1715
MotherTabitha Quinton1 b. c 1720
Last Edited18 Apr 2018
Birth*circa 1741Tabitha Adams was born circa 1741 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*after 1786She married William (of Jas) Ward, son of James Ward Sr. and Rachel Sterling, after 1786 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Nameafter 1786 As of after 1786,her married name was Ward. 
Death*before 7 December 1802Tabitha Adams died before 7 December 1802 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Family

William (of Jas) Ward b. 15 Apr 1742, d. b Oct 1790

Citations

  1. [S2820] Rob Hall, Ancestors of Isabella Frances Lankford.