George Benston1

M, b. circa 1853
FatherAlfred H. Benston1 b. c 1819
MotherAnnie Tapman1 b. c 1824, d. b 1860
Last Edited27 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1853George Benston was born circa 1853 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Census w/father*1860George was listed with his father in the census of 1860 at New Town District, Worcester Co, MD. HH#2650 was headed by Alford Benston, a 44 year old carter with real estate valued at $500 & personal property valued at $150. Listed with him were the following Benstons: Mary, age 13; George, age 7; and Henry, age 4.1 

Citations

  1. [S589] John C. Barnes, Worcester Co, MD, 1860 Census.

Esther (-----)1

F, b. circa 1760, d. before 31 October 1834
Last Edited30 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1760Esther (-----) was born circa 1760 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1775 As of circa 1775,her married name was Layfield.2 
Marriage*circa 1775She married Isaac Layfield circa 1775 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Will - Husb's7 September 1800Esther was named in her husband's will on 7 September 1800 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Isaac Layfield gave to son Thomas, plantation called Hog Quarter (described) near Cypress Swamp, which bounds John Whittington, John D. Marshall heirs, 300 acres of Cypress Swamp (a minor). To grandson Isaac Layfield, plantation where James Merrill lives, Milliers Lott, bounds widow Betty Henderson, 200 acres of Cypress Swamp. To wife Esther, 1/3rds & Extr. To daughters Elizabeth Sneed, Nancy Layfield & Catty Barrett & dec'd daughter Mary Patterson. Witt: Littleton Dennis, Zadock Wheeler & Esau Boston. Bonds include Joseph Henderson & Anderson Patterson.2 
Married Name20 November 1802 As of 20 November 1802,her married name was Benston.3 
Marriage*20 November 1802She married John Benston on 20 November 1802 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as John Benson and Esther Layfield.3 
Will - Husb's*9 September 1818Esther was named in her husband's will on 9 September 1818 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John Benson gave to son William, land, a plantation in Sussex Co, Del. where Shadrack Burton lives, tract Collaways Folly. To son Elijah, 100 acre tract Cypress Swamp, bought of Isaac Layfield. To son Gideon, plantation bought of Isaac Layfield. To son Samuel, lands & marsh purchased of the heirs of Thomas Layfield dec'd, manor of Capt. Isaac Layfield dec'd, tract Hog Quarter; & Extr. To wife Esther. To daughters Rachel Layfield and Betsy Long. Witt: Samuel Boston, William Richardson & Polly Boston.4 
Will*13 October 1834Esther made a will on 13 October 1834 at Worcester Co, MD. In her will Esther Benson gave to Hetty B. Richardson, James G. Benson, Edward Benson, William Benson, children of Elijah Benson, all right of Cypress Swamp that was given Elijah Benson and myself by my late husband John Benson. To son-in-law Samuel Benson, Extr. To Thomas Layfield Benson and his brother Robert Benson. To David R. Benson. To Archibald White's children, money in hands of Levin Merrill of Levin. To Edward White, Betsey Matthews & niece Betsey Benson. To half-sister Betsey Dryden. Witt: Samuel Boston, Isaac Layfield and John Boston.1 
Death*before 31 October 1834She died before 31 October 1834 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that her will was proved.1 

Family 1

Isaac Layfield b. c 1740, d. b 11 Oct 1800
Marriage*circa 1775She married Isaac Layfield circa 1775 at Worcester Co, MD.2 

Family 2

John Benston b. c 1765, d. b 13 Oct 1818
Marriage*20 November 1802Esther (-----) married John Benston on 20 November 1802 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as John Benson and Esther Layfield.3 

Citations

  1. [S2248] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book LPS, 1834-1851, p. 5 (will of Esther Benson).
  2. [S2164] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JBR, 1799-1803, p. 9 (will of Isaac Layfield, wife Esther).
  3. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  4. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 24 (will of John Benson, wife Esther).

John Benston1

M, b. circa 1765, d. before 13 October 1818
Last Edited22 Nov 2019
Birth*circa 1765John Benston was born circa 1765 at Worcester Co, MD. 
Marriage*circa 1782He married (-----) (-----) circa 1782 at Worcester Co, MD. 
Marriage*5 July 1800John Benston married Sophia Cropper on 5 July 1800 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as John Benson and Sophia Cropper.1 
Marriage*20 November 1802John Benston married Esther (-----) on 20 November 1802 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as John Benson and Esther Layfield.1 
Will - Mentioned in*24 January 1811John was mentioned in a will on 24 January 1811 at Onancock, Accomack Co, VA. In his will George Layfield of Onancock directed that his estate in Worcester Co, MD be sold & John Benson to be my agent for that purpose.2 
Will*9 September 1818John made a will on 9 September 1818 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John Benson gave to son William, land, a plantation in Sussex Co, Del. where Shadrack Burton lives, tract Collaways Folly. To son Elijah, 100 acre tract Cypress Swamp, bought of Isaac Layfield. To son Gideon, plantation bought of Isaac Layfield. To son Samuel, lands & marsh purchased of the heirs of Thomas Layfield dec'd, manor of Capt. Isaac Layfield dec'd, tract Hog Quarter; & Extr. To wife Esther. To daughters Rachel Layfield and Betsy Long. Witt: Samuel Boston, William Richardson & Polly Boston.3 
Death*before 13 October 1818He died before 13 October 1818 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was proved.3 

Family 1

(-----) (-----) b. c 1770
Marriage*circa 1782He married (-----) (-----) circa 1782 at Worcester Co, MD. 
Children 1.William (of Jno) Benston3 b. c 1782
 2.Elijah (of Jno) Benston+3 b. c 1784
 3.Gideon (of Jno) Benston3 b. c 1786
 4.Rachel (of Jno) Benston3 b. c 1790
 5.Samuel (of Jno) Benston b. 1790

Family 2

Sophia Cropper b. c 1780
Marriage*5 July 1800John Benston married Sophia Cropper on 5 July 1800 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as John Benson and Sophia Cropper.1 
Child 1.Elizabeth 'Betsy' (of Jno) Benston3 b. c 1801

Family 3

Esther (-----) b. c 1760, d. b 31 Oct 1834
Marriage*20 November 1802John Benston married Esther (-----) on 20 November 1802 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as John Benson and Esther Layfield.1 

Citations

  1. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 321 (will of George Layfield of Onancock).
  3. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 24 (will of John Benson, wife Esther).

William (of Jno) Benston1

M, b. circa 1782
FatherJohn Benston1 b. c 1765, d. b 13 Oct 1818
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1770
Last Edited28 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1782William (of Jno) Benston was born circa 1782 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*9 September 1818William was named in his father's will on 9 September 1818 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John Benson gave to son William, land, a plantation in Sussex Co, Del. where Shadrack Burton lives, tract Collaways Folly. To son Elijah, 100 acre tract Cypress Swamp, bought of Isaac Layfield. To son Gideon, plantation bought of Isaac Layfield. To son Samuel, lands & marsh purchased of the heirs of Thomas Layfield dec'd, manor of Capt. Isaac Layfield dec'd, tract Hog Quarter; & Extr. To wife Esther. To daughters Rachel Layfield and Betsy Long. Witt: Samuel Boston, William Richardson & Polly Boston.1 

Citations

  1. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 24 (will of John Benson, wife Esther).

Elijah (of Jno) Benston1

M, b. circa 1784
FatherJohn Benston1 b. c 1765, d. b 13 Oct 1818
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1770
Last Edited20 Nov 2019
Birth*circa 1784Elijah (of Jno) Benston was born circa 1784 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*28 April 1807He married Amelia 'Milly' White on 28 April 1807 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Elijah Benston and Milly White.2 
Will - Father's*9 September 1818Elijah was named in his father's will on 9 September 1818 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John Benson gave to son William, land, a plantation in Sussex Co, Del. where Shadrack Burton lives, tract Collaways Folly. To son Elijah, 100 acre tract Cypress Swamp, bought of Isaac Layfield. To son Gideon, plantation bought of Isaac Layfield. To son Samuel, lands & marsh purchased of the heirs of Thomas Layfield dec'd, manor of Capt. Isaac Layfield dec'd, tract Hog Quarter; & Extr. To wife Esther. To daughters Rachel Layfield and Betsy Long. Witt: Samuel Boston, William Richardson & Polly Boston.1 
Will - Step Mother*13 October 1834His was named in the will of his step-mother on 13 October 1834 at Worcester Co, MD. In her will Esther Benson gave to Hetty B. Richardson, James G. Benson, Edward Benson, William Benson, children of Elijah Benson, all right of Cypress Swamp that was given Elijah Benson and myself by my late husband John Benson. To son-in-law Samuel Benson, Extr. To Thomas Layfield Benson and his brother Robert Benson. To David R. Benson. To Archibald White's children, money in hands of Levin Merrill of Levin. To Edward White, Betsey Matthews & niece Betsey Benson. To half-sister Betsey Dryden. Witt: Samuel Boston, Isaac Layfield and John Boston.3 

Family

Amelia 'Milly' White b. c 1790
Children 1.Hetty (of Elijah) Benston3 b. c 1808
 2.William (of Elijah) Benston3 b. c 1812
 3.Edward (of Elijah) Benston b. c 1815
 4.James G. (of Elijah) Benston+3 b. c 1818, d. a 1850

Citations

  1. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 24 (will of John Benson, wife Esther).
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  3. [S2248] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book LPS, 1834-1851, p. 5 (will of Esther Benson).

Gideon (of Jno) Benston1

M, b. circa 1786
FatherJohn Benston1 b. c 1765, d. b 13 Oct 1818
Mother(-----) (-----)1,2 b. c 1770
Last Edited28 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1786Gideon (of Jno) Benston was born circa 1786 at Worcester Co, MD.1,2 
Marriage*12 December 1809He married Elizabeth White on 12 December 1809 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Gedion Benson and Elizabeth White.2 
Will - Father's*9 September 1818Gideon was named in his father's will on 9 September 1818 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John Benson gave to son William, land, a plantation in Sussex Co, Del. where Shadrack Burton lives, tract Collaways Folly. To son Elijah, 100 acre tract Cypress Swamp, bought of Isaac Layfield. To son Gideon, plantation bought of Isaac Layfield. To son Samuel, lands & marsh purchased of the heirs of Thomas Layfield dec'd, manor of Capt. Isaac Layfield dec'd, tract Hog Quarter; & Extr. To wife Esther. To daughters Rachel Layfield and Betsy Long. Witt: Samuel Boston, William Richardson & Polly Boston.1 

Family

Elizabeth White b. c 1790

Citations

  1. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 24 (will of John Benson, wife Esther).
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Sophia Cropper1

F, b. circa 1780
Last Edited27 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1780Sophia Cropper was born circa 1780 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name5 July 1800 As of 5 July 1800,her married name was Benston.1 
Marriage*5 July 1800She married John Benston on 5 July 1800 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as John Benson and Sophia Cropper.1 

Family

John Benston b. c 1765, d. b 13 Oct 1818
Child 1.Elizabeth 'Betsy' (of Jno) Benston2 b. c 1801

Citations

  1. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  2. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 24 (will of John Benson, wife Esther).

Elizabeth 'Betsy' (of Jno) Benston1

F, b. circa 1801
FatherJohn Benston1 b. c 1765, d. b 13 Oct 1818
MotherSophia Cropper1 b. c 1780
Last Edited27 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1801Elizabeth 'Betsy' (of Jno) Benston was born circa 1801 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name7 January 1817 As of 7 January 1817,her married name was Long.2 
Marriage*7 January 1817She married Jesse Long on 7 January 1817 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Jesse Long and Elizabeth Benston.2 
Will - Father's*9 September 1818Elizabeth was named in her father's will on 9 September 1818 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John Benson gave to son William, land, a plantation in Sussex Co, Del. where Shadrack Burton lives, tract Collaways Folly. To son Elijah, 100 acre tract Cypress Swamp, bought of Isaac Layfield. To son Gideon, plantation bought of Isaac Layfield. To son Samuel, lands & marsh purchased of the heirs of Thomas Layfield dec'd, manor of Capt. Isaac Layfield dec'd, tract Hog Quarter; & Extr. To wife Esther. To daughters Rachel Layfield and Betsy Long. Witt: Samuel Boston, William Richardson & Polly Boston.1 

Family

Jesse Long b. c 1795

Citations

  1. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 24 (will of John Benson, wife Esther).
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Jesse Long1

M, b. circa 1795
Last Edited27 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1795Jesse Long was born circa 1795 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*7 January 1817He married Elizabeth 'Betsy' (of Jno) Benston, daughter of John Benston and Sophia Cropper, on 7 January 1817 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Jesse Long and Elizabeth Benston.1 

Citations

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

Rachel (of Jno) Benston1

F, b. circa 1790
FatherJohn Benston1 b. c 1765, d. b 13 Oct 1818
Mother(-----) (-----) b. c 1770
Last Edited27 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1790Rachel (of Jno) Benston was born circa 1790 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name10 June 1807 As of 10 June 1807,her married name was Layfield.2 
Marriage*10 June 1807She married Isaac Layfield on 10 June 1807 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Isaac Layfield and Rachel Benston.2 
Will - Father's*9 September 1818Rachel was named in her father's will on 9 September 1818 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will John Benson gave to son William, land, a plantation in Sussex Co, Del. where Shadrack Burton lives, tract Collaways Folly. To son Elijah, 100 acre tract Cypress Swamp, bought of Isaac Layfield. To son Gideon, plantation bought of Isaac Layfield. To son Samuel, lands & marsh purchased of the heirs of Thomas Layfield dec'd, manor of Capt. Isaac Layfield dec'd, tract Hog Quarter; & Extr. To wife Esther. To daughters Rachel Layfield and Betsy Long. Witt: Samuel Boston, William Richardson & Polly Boston.1 

Family

Isaac Layfield b. c 1785

Citations

  1. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 24 (will of John Benson, wife Esther).
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Isaac Layfield1

M, b. circa 1785
Last Edited27 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1785Isaac Layfield was born circa 1785 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*10 June 1807He married Rachel (of Jno) Benston, daughter of John Benston and (-----) (-----), on 10 June 1807 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Isaac Layfield and Rachel Benston.1 

Family

Rachel (of Jno) Benston b. c 1790

Citations

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

(-----) (-----)

F, b. circa 1770
Last Edited20 Nov 2019
Birth*circa 1770(-----) (-----) was born circa 1770 at Worcester Co, MD. 
Marriage*circa 1782She married John Benston circa 1782 at Worcester Co, MD. 
Married Namecirca 1790 As of circa 1790,her married name was Benston. 

Family

John Benston b. c 1765, d. b 13 Oct 1818
Children 1.William (of Jno) Benston1 b. c 1782
 2.Elijah (of Jno) Benston+1 b. c 1784
 3.Gideon (of Jno) Benston1,2 b. c 1786
 4.Rachel (of Jno) Benston b. c 1790
 5.Samuel (of Jno) Benston b. 1790

Citations

  1. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 24 (will of John Benson, wife Esther).
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Elizabeth White1

F, b. circa 1790
Last Edited27 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1790Elizabeth White was born circa 1790 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name12 December 1809 As of 12 December 1809,her married name was Benston.1 
Marriage*12 December 1809She married Gideon (of Jno) Benston, son of John Benston and (-----) (-----), on 12 December 1809 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Gedion Benson and Elizabeth White.1 

Family

Gideon (of Jno) Benston b. c 1786

Citations

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

Mary White1

F, b. circa 1800
Last Edited28 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1800Mary White was born circa 1800 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name1 April 1817 As of 1 April 1817,her married name was Benston.1 
Marriage*1 April 1817She married Samuel Benston on 1 April 1817 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Samuel Benson and Mary White.1 

Family

Samuel Benston b. c 1795

Citations

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

Amelia 'Milly' White1

F, b. circa 1790
Last Edited20 Nov 2019
Birth*circa 1790Amelia 'Milly' White was born circa 1790 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name28 April 1807 As of 28 April 1807,her married name was Benston.1 
Marriage*28 April 1807She married Elijah (of Jno) Benston, son of John Benston and (-----) (-----), on 28 April 1807 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Elijah Benston and Milly White.1 

Family

Elijah (of Jno) Benston b. c 1784
Children 1.Hetty (of Elijah) Benston2 b. c 1808
 2.William (of Elijah) Benston2 b. c 1812
 3.Edward (of Elijah) Benston b. c 1815
 4.James G. (of Elijah) Benston+2 b. c 1818, d. a 1850

Citations

  1. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  2. [S2248] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book LPS, 1834-1851, p. 5 (will of Esther Benson).

Hetty (of Elijah) Benston1

F, b. circa 1808
FatherElijah (of Jno) Benston1 b. c 1784
MotherAmelia 'Milly' White1 b. c 1790
Last Edited27 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1808Hetty (of Elijah) Benston was born circa 1808 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name18 December 1827 As of 18 December 1827,her married name was Richardson.2 
Marriage*18 December 1827She married James Richardson on 18 December 1827 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as James Richardson and Hetty Benson.2 
Will - Step-Grmoth's*13 October 1834Hetty was named in her step-grandmother's will on 13 October 1834 at Worcester Co, MD. In her will Esther Benson gave to Hetty B. Richardson, James G. Benson, Edward Benson, William Benson, children of Elijah Benson, all right of Cypress Swamp that was given Elijah Benson and myself by my late husband John Benson. To son-in-law Samuel Benson, Extr. To Thomas Layfield Benson and his brother Robert Benson. To David R. Benson. To Archibald White's children, money in hands of Levin Merrill of Levin. To Edward White, Betsey Matthews & niece Betsey Benson. To half-sister Betsey Dryden. Witt: Samuel Boston, Isaac Layfield and John Boston.1 

Family

James Richardson b. c 1805

Citations

  1. [S2248] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book LPS, 1834-1851, p. 5 (will of Esther Benson).
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

James Richardson1

M, b. circa 1805
Last Edited27 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1805James Richardson was born circa 1805 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*18 December 1827He married Hetty (of Elijah) Benston, daughter of Elijah (of Jno) Benston and Amelia 'Milly' White, on 18 December 1827 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as James Richardson and Hetty Benson.1 

Family

Hetty (of Elijah) Benston b. c 1808

Citations

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

William (of Elijah) Benston1

M, b. circa 1812
FatherElijah (of Jno) Benston1 b. c 1784
MotherAmelia 'Milly' White1 b. c 1790
Last Edited20 Nov 2019
Birth*circa 1812William (of Elijah) Benston was born circa 1812 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1833He married (-----) (-----) circa 1833. 
Will - Step-Grmoth's*13 October 1834William was named in his step-grandmother's will on 13 October 1834 at Worcester Co, MD. In her will Esther Benson gave to Hetty B. Richardson, James G. Benson, Edward Benson, William Benson, children of Elijah Benson, all right of Cypress Swamp that was given Elijah Benson and myself by my late husband John Benson. To son-in-law Samuel Benson, Extr. To Thomas Layfield Benson and his brother Robert Benson. To David R. Benson. To Archibald White's children, money in hands of Levin Merrill of Levin. To Edward White, Betsey Matthews & niece Betsey Benson. To half-sister Betsey Dryden. Witt: Samuel Boston, Isaac Layfield and John Boston.1 

Family

(-----) (-----) b. c 1815

Citations

  1. [S2248] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book LPS, 1834-1851, p. 5 (will of Esther Benson).

Samuel Benston

M, b. circa 1795
Last Edited28 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1795Samuel Benston was born circa 1795 at Worcester Co, MD. 
Marriage1 April 1817He married Mary White on 1 April 1817 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Samuel Benson and Mary White.1 

Citations

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

Isaac Layfield1

M, b. circa 1740, d. before 11 October 1800
Last Edited30 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1740Isaac Layfield was born circa 1740 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1775He married Esther (-----) circa 1775 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will*7 September 1800Isaac made a will on 7 September 1800 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Isaac Layfield gave to son Thomas, plantation called Hog Quarter (described) near Cypress Swamp, which bounds John Whittington, John D. Marshall heirs, 300 acres of Cypress Swamp (a minor). To grandson Isaac Layfield, plantation where James Merrill lives, Milliers Lott, bounds widow Betty Henderson, 200 acres of Cypress Swamp. To wife Esther, 1/3rds & Extr. To daughters Elizabeth Sneed, Nancy Layfield & Catty Barrett & dec'd daughter Mary Patterson. Witt: Littleton Dennis, Zadock Wheeler & Esau Boston. Bonds include Joseph Henderson & Anderson Patterson.1 
Death*before 11 October 1800He died before 11 October 1800 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was proved.1 

Family 1

Esther (-----) b. c 1760, d. b 31 Oct 1834

Family 2

Child 1.Catherine Layfield+1 b. c 1775

Citations

  1. [S2164] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JBR, 1799-1803, p. 9 (will of Isaac Layfield, wife Esther).

William F. Benston1

M, b. circa 1805
Last Edited31 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1805William F. Benston was born circa 1805 at Delaware.1 
Marriage*circa 1828He married (-----) (-----) circa 1828 at Worcester Co, MD. 
Marriage*circa 1838William F. Benston married Hulda 'Huldy' (-----) circa 1838 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Census head*1850William was listed as a head of household in the census of 1850 at 3rd Election District, Worcester Co, MD. HH#41 was headed by William F. Benston, age 45, born in Del. Listed with him were the following Benstons: Huldy, age 26 (born MD); Edward, age 21, born Del; Major, age 19, born in Del; Tabitha, age 16, born in Del; William, age 11 (born MD); George, age 9 (born MD); Clarissa, age 7 (born MD); Guthutah, 5 year old female (born MD); and Robert B., age 3 (born MD).1 

Family 1

(-----) (-----) b. c 1805
Children 1.Edward Benston1 b. c 1829
 2.Major Benston1 b. c 1831
 3.Tabitha Benston1 b. c 1834

Family 2

Hulda 'Huldy' (-----) b. c 1824
Children 1.William (of Wm F) Benston1 b. c 1839
 2.George Benston1 b. c 1841
 3.Clarissa Benston1 b. c 1843
 4.Guthutha Benston1 b. c 1845
 5.Robert B. Benston+1 b. c 1847, d. b 1900

Citations

  1. [S585] Ruth T. Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, 1850 Census.

Hulda 'Huldy' (-----)1

F, b. circa 1824
Last Edited31 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1824Hulda 'Huldy' (-----) was born circa 1824 at Worcester Co.1 
Married Namecirca 1838 As of circa 1838,her married name was Benston.1 
Marriage*circa 1838She married William F. Benston circa 1838 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Census w/husband*1850Hulda was listed with her husband in the census of 1850 at 3rd Election District, Worcester Co, MD. HH#41 was headed by William F. Benston, age 45, born in Del. Listed with him were the following Benstons: Huldy, age 26 (born MD); Edward, age 21, born Del; Major, age 19, born in Del; Tabitha, age 16, born in Del; William, age 11 (born MD); George, age 9 (born MD); Clarissa, age 7 (born MD); Guthutah, 5 year old female (born MD); and Robert B., age 3 (born MD).1 

Family

William F. Benston b. c 1805
Children 1.William (of Wm F) Benston1 b. c 1839
 2.George Benston1 b. c 1841
 3.Clarissa Benston1 b. c 1843
 4.Guthutha Benston1 b. c 1845
 5.Robert B. Benston+1 b. c 1847, d. b 1900

Citations

  1. [S585] Ruth T. Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, 1850 Census.

William (of Wm F) Benston1

M, b. circa 1839
FatherWilliam F. Benston1 b. c 1805
MotherHulda 'Huldy' (-----)1 b. c 1824
Last Edited19 Nov 2019
Birth*circa 1839William (of Wm F) Benston was born circa 1839 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*1850William was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at 3rd Election District, Worcester Co, MD. HH#41 was headed by William F. Benston, age 45, born in Del. Listed with him were the following Benstons: Huldy, age 26 (born MD); Edward, age 21, born Del; Major, age 19, born in Del; Tabitha, age 16, born in Del; William, age 11 (born MD); George, age 9 (born MD); Clarissa, age 7 (born MD); Guthutah, 5 year old female (born MD); and Robert B., age 3 (born MD).1 
Marriage*13 July 1872He married Elizabeth Bowden, daughter of Rev. Parker Bowden and Mary Anna Russell, on 13 July 1872 at Chincoteague Island, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as William Benston, a 35 year old widowed oysterman, born in DE & living in Acc Co, the son of Wm. & Hulda Benston and she was shown as Elizabeth Jester, a 41 year old widow, born & living in Acc Co, the daughter of Parker & Mary Ann Bowden. They were married by Parker Bowden Sr.2 
Reported death*28 February 1894William (of Wm F) Benston reported a death on 28 February 1894 at Chincoteague Island, Accomack Co, VA. Eliz. Benston, died 28 Feb 1894 in the Island district, of grip at the age of 63 years, the daughter of Wm (sic?) Bowden, born in the Island distrit, the wife of Wm Benston who gave the information.3 

Family

Elizabeth Bowden b. c 1831, d. 28 Feb 1894

Citations

  1. [S585] Ruth T. Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, 1850 Census.
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  3. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.

(-----) (-----)

F, b. circa 1805
Last Edited31 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1805(-----) (-----) was born circa 1805 at Worcester Co, MD. 
Married Namecirca 1828 As of circa 1828,her married name was Benston. 
Marriage*circa 1828She married William F. Benston circa 1828 at Worcester Co, MD. 

Family

William F. Benston b. c 1805
Children 1.Edward Benston1 b. c 1829
 2.Major Benston1 b. c 1831
 3.Tabitha Benston1 b. c 1834

Citations

  1. [S585] Ruth T. Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, 1850 Census.

Edward Benston1

M, b. circa 1829
FatherWilliam F. Benston1 b. c 1805
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1805
Last Edited31 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1829Edward Benston was born circa 1829 at Delaware.1 
Census w/father*1850Edward was listed with his father in the census of 1850 at 3rd Election District, Worcester Co, MD. HH#41 was headed by William F. Benston, age 45, born in Del. Listed with him were the following Benstons: Huldy, age 26 (born MD); Edward, age 21, born Del; Major, age 19, born in Del; Tabitha, age 16, born in Del; William, age 11 (born MD); George, age 9 (born MD); Clarissa, age 7 (born MD); Guthutah, 5 year old female (born MD); and Robert B., age 3 (born MD).1 

Citations

  1. [S585] Ruth T. Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, 1850 Census.

Major Benston1

M, b. circa 1831
FatherWilliam F. Benston1 b. c 1805
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1805
Last Edited31 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1831Major Benston was born circa 1831 at Delaware.1 
Census w/father*1850Major was listed with his father in the census of 1850 at 3rd Election District, Worcester Co, MD. HH#41 was headed by William F. Benston, age 45, born in Del. Listed with him were the following Benstons: Huldy, age 26 (born MD); Edward, age 21, born Del; Major, age 19, born in Del; Tabitha, age 16, born in Del; William, age 11 (born MD); George, age 9 (born MD); Clarissa, age 7 (born MD); Guthutah, 5 year old female (born MD); and Robert B., age 3 (born MD).1 

Citations

  1. [S585] Ruth T. Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, 1850 Census.

Tabitha Benston1

F, b. circa 1834
FatherWilliam F. Benston1 b. c 1805
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1805
Last Edited31 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1834Tabitha Benston was born circa 1834 at Delaware.1 
Census w/father*1850Tabitha was listed with her father in the census of 1850 at Worcester Co, MD. HH#41 was headed by William F. Benston, age 45, born in Del. Listed with him were the following Benstons: Huldy, age 26 (born MD); Edward, age 21, born Del; Major, age 19, born in Del; Tabitha, age 16, born in Del; William, age 11 (born MD); George, age 9 (born MD); Clarissa, age 7 (born MD); Guthutah, 5 year old female (born MD); and Robert B., age 3 (born MD).1 

Citations

  1. [S585] Ruth T. Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, 1850 Census.

George Benston1

M, b. circa 1841
FatherWilliam F. Benston1 b. c 1805
MotherHulda 'Huldy' (-----)1 b. c 1824
Last Edited31 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1841George Benston was born circa 1841 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*1850George was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at 3rd Election District, Worcester Co, MD. HH#41 was headed by William F. Benston, age 45, born in Del. Listed with him were the following Benstons: Huldy, age 26 (born MD); Edward, age 21, born Del; Major, age 19, born in Del; Tabitha, age 16, born in Del; William, age 11 (born MD); George, age 9 (born MD); Clarissa, age 7 (born MD); Guthutah, 5 year old female (born MD); and Robert B., age 3 (born MD).1 

Citations

  1. [S585] Ruth T. Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, 1850 Census.

Clarissa Benston1

F, b. circa 1843
FatherWilliam F. Benston1 b. c 1805
MotherHulda 'Huldy' (-----)1 b. c 1824
Last Edited31 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1843Clarissa Benston was born circa 1843 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*1850Clarissa was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at 3rd Election District, Worcester Co, MD. HH#41 was headed by William F. Benston, age 45, born in Del. Listed with him were the following Benstons: Huldy, age 26 (born MD); Edward, age 21, born Del; Major, age 19, born in Del; Tabitha, age 16, born in Del; William, age 11 (born MD); George, age 9 (born MD); Clarissa, age 7 (born MD); Guthutah, 5 year old female (born MD); and Robert B., age 3 (born MD).1 

Citations

  1. [S585] Ruth T. Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, 1850 Census.

Guthutha Benston1

F, b. circa 1845
FatherWilliam F. Benston1 b. c 1805
MotherHulda 'Huldy' (-----)1 b. c 1824
Last Edited31 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1845Guthutha Benston was born circa 1845 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*1850Guthutha was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at 3rd Election District, Worcester Co, MD. HH#41 was headed by William F. Benston, age 45, born in Del. Listed with him were the following Benstons: Huldy, age 26 (born MD); Edward, age 21, born Del; Major, age 19, born in Del; Tabitha, age 16, born in Del; William, age 11 (born MD); George, age 9 (born MD); Clarissa, age 7 (born MD); Guthutah, 5 year old female (born MD); and Robert B., age 3 (born MD).1 

Citations

  1. [S585] Ruth T. Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, 1850 Census.

Robert B. Benston1

M, b. circa 1847, d. before 1900
FatherWilliam F. Benston1 b. c 1805
MotherHulda 'Huldy' (-----)1 b. c 1824
Last Edited1 Nov 2019
Birth*circa 1847Robert B. Benston was born circa 1847 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*1850Robert was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at 3rd Election District, Worcester Co, MD. HH#41 was headed by William F. Benston, age 45, born in Del. Listed with him were the following Benstons: Huldy, age 26 (born MD); Edward, age 21, born Del; Major, age 19, born in Del; Tabitha, age 16, born in Del; William, age 11 (born MD); George, age 9 (born MD); Clarissa, age 7 (born MD); Guthutah, 5 year old female (born MD); and Robert B., age 3 (born MD).1 
Marriage*9 July 1875He married Mary E. Brown on 9 July 1875 at Hancock Methodist Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, PA. They were shown as Robert B. Benson, age 27, and Mary E. Brown.2 
Census head*3 June 1880Robert was listed as a head of household in the census of 3 June 1880 at Chincoteague Island, Accomack Co, VA. HH#21 was headed by Robt. Benson, a 32 year old sailor, born in DE as were both of his parents. Listed with him were Mary E. Benson, a 30 year old wife, born in New Jersey as were both of her parents; and Letta S. Benson, a 4 year old daughter, born in Virginia.3 
Death*before 1900He died before 1900 at Philadelphia, PA. His wife Mary E. Benson, was shown as a 50 year old widow in the 1900 census.4 

Family

Mary E. Brown b. c 1850
Children 1.Letta 'Lettie' S. Benston3 b. Jun 1876
 2.Mary G. Benston5 b. 1 Jun 1878
 3.Mary Spence Benston6 b. 25 Jul 1883, d. 20 Mar 1914
 4.Thomas Evan Benston4 b. 8 Sep 1883, d. 24 Sep 1943
 5.Hulda E. or Catherine Benston5 b. 27 May 1885, d. 4 Aug 1886
 6.John Benston5 b. 3 Dec 1886

Citations

  1. [S585] Ruth T. Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, 1850 Census.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Robert B. Benson & Mary E. Brown in the Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Church and Town Records, 1669-2013.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1900 Federal Census, Philadelphia, PA.
  5. [S779] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume II, 1877-1886.
  6. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Mary Spence Benson in the Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1967.

Elizabeth Bowden1

F, b. circa 1831, d. 28 February 1894
FatherRev. Parker Bowden1 b. 19 Jan 1805, d. 20 Mar 1878
MotherMary Anna Russell1 b. 6 Jan 1807, d. 28 Mar 1873
Last Edited12 Nov 2019
Birth*circa 1831Elizabeth Bowden was born circa 1831 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Name13 July 1872 As of 13 July 1872,her married name was Benston.1 
Marriage*13 July 1872She married William (of Wm F) Benston, son of William F. Benston and Hulda 'Huldy' (-----), on 13 July 1872 at Chincoteague Island, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as William Benston, a 35 year old widowed oysterman, born in DE & living in Acc Co, the son of Wm. & Hulda Benston and she was shown as Elizabeth Jester, a 41 year old widow, born & living in Acc Co, the daughter of Parker & Mary Ann Bowden. They were married by Parker Bowden Sr.1 
Death*28 February 1894Elizabeth Bowden died on 28 February 1894 at Chincoteague Island, Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Eliz. Benston, who died 28 Feb 1894 in the Island district, of grip at the age of 63 years, the daughter of Wm (sic?) Bowden, born in the Island distrit, the wife of Wm Benston who gave the information.2 

Family

William (of Wm F) Benston b. c 1839

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.

William J. Benston1,2

M, b. circa 1844
Last Edited12 Nov 2019
Birth*circa 1844William J. Benston was born circa 1844 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*21 October 1861He married Elizabeth Snead, daughter of Robert Snead and Bridget (-----), on 21 October 1861 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as William Benson and Elizabeth Snead.1 
Census head*1870William was listed as a head of household in the census of 1870 at Chincoteague Island, Accomack Co, VA. HH#12 was headed by William Benson, a 26 year old oysteman, with real estate valued at $100 and personal property valued at $100, born in MD. Listed with him were Elizabeth Benson, age 26 (born in VA); Nancy C. Benson, age 7 (born in VA); Mary E. Benson, age 5 (born in VA); Frances Howell, a 24 year old black female domestic servant (born in VA); and Isaac Howell, a 2 year old black male (born in VA).3 
Death Recd. Named in*23 September 1871He was named in a death record on 23 September 1871 at Chincoteague Island, Accomack Co, VA. Eliz. Benson, died 23 Sep 1871, in the Island district, of child bed fever, age 25, the daughter of Robt. & Bridget Snead, born in VA, the wife of Wm. J. Benson. Her mother gave the information.4 

Family

Elizabeth Snead b. c 1842, d. 23 Sep 1871
Children 1.Nancy C. Benston3 b. c 1863
 2.Mary E. Benston3 b. c 1865
 3.(son of Wm. J.) Benston5 b. 10 Feb 1871, d. 10 Feb 1871

Citations

  1. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  3. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  4. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.
  5. [S728] Gial M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume I, 1852-1876.

Nancy C. Benston1

F, b. circa 1863
FatherWilliam J. Benston1 b. c 1844
MotherElizabeth Snead1 b. c 1842, d. 23 Sep 1871
Last Edited31 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1863Nancy C. Benston was born circa 1863 at Chincoteague Island, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1870Nancy was listed with her parents in the census of 1870 at Chincoteague Island, Accomack Co, VA. HH#12 was headed by William Benson, a 26 year old oysteman, with real estate valued at $100 and personal property valued at $100, born in MD. Listed with him were Elizabeth Benson, age 26 (born in VA); Nancy C. Benson, age 7 (born in VA); Mary E. Benson, age 5 (born in VA); Frances Howell, a 24 year old black female domestic servant (born in VA); and Isaac Howell, a 2 year old black male (born in VA).1 
Married Name23 November 1879 As of 23 November 1879,her married name was Read.2 
Marriage*23 November 1879She married Cyrus Read (Reid), son of Littleton Read (Reid) and Mary Savage, on 23 November 1879 at Chincoteague Island, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Cyrus Reid, a 22 year old oysteman, born in Worcester Co, MD & living in Acc Co, VA, the son of Littleton Reid and she was shown as Nancy Benson, age 17, the daughter of Wm. J. & Eliz'th Benson.2 

Family

Cyrus Read (Reid) b. c 1857

Citations

  1. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Mary E. Benston1

F, b. circa 1865
FatherWilliam J. Benston1 b. c 1844
MotherElizabeth Snead1 b. c 1842, d. 23 Sep 1871
Last Edited31 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1865Mary E. Benston was born circa 1865 at Chincoteague Island, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1870Mary was listed with her parents in the census of 1870 at Chincoteague Island, Accomack Co, VA. HH#12 was headed by William Benson, a 26 year old oysteman, with real estate valued at $100 and personal property valued at $100, born in MD. Listed with him were Elizabeth Benson, age 26 (born in VA); Nancy C. Benson, age 7 (born in VA); Mary E. Benson, age 5 (born in VA); Frances Howell, a 24 year old black female domestic servant (born in VA); and Isaac Howell, a 2 year old black male (born in VA).1 
Married Name21 May 1888 As of 21 May 1888,her married name was Bowden.2 
Marriage*21 May 1888She married George H. Bowden, son of Mary Bowden, on 21 May 1888 at Chincoteague Island, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as George H. Bowden, a 20 year old oysterman, born & living in Acc Co, the son of Mary Bowden and she was shown as Mary E. Benson, age 19, the daughter of Wm. J. & Eliz'th Benson.2 

Family

George H. Bowden b. c 1868

Citations

  1. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

George H. Bowden1

M, b. circa 1868
MotherMary Bowden1 b. c 1850
Last Edited31 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1868George H. Bowden was born circa 1868 at Chincoteague Island, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*21 May 1888He married Mary E. Benston, daughter of William J. Benston and Elizabeth Snead, on 21 May 1888 at Chincoteague Island, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as George H. Bowden, a 20 year old oysterman, born & living in Acc Co, the son of Mary Bowden and she was shown as Mary E. Benson, age 19, the daughter of Wm. J. & Eliz'th Benson.1 

Family

Mary E. Benston b. c 1865

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Mary Bowden1

F, b. circa 1850
Last Edited31 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1850Mary Bowden was born circa 1850 at Chincoteague Island, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage Named in*21 May 1888She was named as a parent in a marriage record on 21 May 1888 at Chincoteague Island, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as George H. Bowden, a 20 year old oysterman, born & living in Acc Co, the son of Mary Bowden and she was shown as Mary E. Benson, age 19, the daughter of Wm. J. & Eliz'th Benson.1 

Family

Child 1.George H. Bowden1 b. c 1868

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Cyrus Read (Reid)1

M, b. circa 1857
FatherLittleton Read (Reid)2 b. c 1825
MotherMary Savage2 b. c 1825
Last Edited31 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1857Cyrus Read (Reid) was born circa 1857 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*1860Cyrus was listed with his parents in the census of 1860 at Berlin, Worcester Co, MD. HH#1136 was headed by Littleton Reed, a 35 year old carpenter with real estate valued at $400 and personal property valued at 100. Listed with him were the following Reeds: Mary, age 35; William, age 5; Cyrus, age 3; and John, age 3.3 
Marriage*23 November 1879He married Nancy C. Benston, daughter of William J. Benston and Elizabeth Snead, on 23 November 1879 at Chincoteague Island, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Cyrus Reid, a 22 year old oysteman, born in Worcester Co, MD & living in Acc Co, VA, the son of Littleton Reid and she was shown as Nancy Benson, age 17, the daughter of Wm. J. & Eliz'th Benson.1 

Family

Nancy C. Benston b. c 1863

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S589] John C. Barnes, Worcester Co, MD, 1860 Census.
  3. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Littleton Read (Reid)1

M, b. circa 1825
Last Edited31 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1825Littleton Read (Reid) was born circa 1825 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*9 August 1854He married Mary Savage on 9 August 1854 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Littleton Reed and Mary Savage.2 
Census head*1860Littleton was listed as a head of household in the census of 1860 at Berlin, Worcester Co, MD. HH#1136 was headed by Littleton Reed, a 35 year old carpenter with real estate valued at $400 and personal property valued at 100. Listed with him were the following Reeds: Mary, age 35; William, age 5; Cyrus, age 3; and John, age 3.1 

Family

Mary Savage b. c 1825
Children 1.William Read (Reid)2 b. c 1855
 2.Cyrus Read (Reid)1 b. c 1857
 3.John Read (Reid)2 b. c 1857

Citations

  1. [S589] John C. Barnes, Worcester Co, MD, 1860 Census.
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Mary Savage1

F, b. circa 1825
Last Edited31 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1825Mary Savage was born circa 1825 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*9 August 1854She married Littleton Read (Reid) on 9 August 1854 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Littleton Reed and Mary Savage.2 
Married Name9 August 1854 As of 9 August 1854,her married name was Read.2 
Census w/husband*1860Mary was listed with her husband in the census of 1860 at Berlin, Worcester Co, MD. HH#1136 was headed by Littleton Reed, a 35 year old carpenter with real estate valued at $400 and personal property valued at 100. Listed with him were the following Reeds: Mary, age 35; William, age 5; Cyrus, age 3; and John, age 3.2 

Family

Littleton Read (Reid) b. c 1825
Children 1.William Read (Reid)2 b. c 1855
 2.Cyrus Read (Reid)1 b. c 1857
 3.John Read (Reid)2 b. c 1857

Citations

  1. [S589] John C. Barnes, Worcester Co, MD, 1860 Census.
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

William Read (Reid)1

M, b. circa 1855
FatherLittleton Read (Reid)1 b. c 1825
MotherMary Savage1 b. c 1825
Last Edited31 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1855William Read (Reid) was born circa 1855 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*1860William was listed with his parents in the census of 1860 at Berlin, Worcester Co, MD. HH#1136 was headed by Littleton Reed, a 35 year old carpenter with real estate valued at $400 and personal property valued at 100. Listed with him were the following Reeds: Mary, age 35; William, age 5; Cyrus, age 3; and John, age 3.1 

Citations

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

John Read (Reid)1

M, b. circa 1857
FatherLittleton Read (Reid)1 b. c 1825
MotherMary Savage1 b. c 1825
Last Edited31 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1857John Read (Reid) was born circa 1857 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*1860John was listed with his parents in the census of 1860 at Berlin, Worcester Co, MD. HH#1136 was headed by Littleton Reed, a 35 year old carpenter with real estate valued at $400 and personal property valued at 100. Listed with him were the following Reeds: Mary, age 35; William, age 5; Cyrus, age 3; and John, age 3.1 

Citations

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

William Norwood1

M, b. circa 1900
Last Edited31 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1900William Norwood was born circa 1900 at Baltimore, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1925He married Elsie (-----) circa 1925 at Baltimore, MD.1 
Death*William Norwood died. 

Family

Elsie (-----) b. c 1900
Child 1.Elsie Norwood+1 b. 22 Oct 1927, d. 27 Jul 2015

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Elsie Johnson in the Newspapers.com Obituary Index, 1800s-current.

Elsie (-----)1

F, b. circa 1900
Last Edited31 Oct 2019
Birth*circa 1900Elsie (-----) was born circa 1900 at Baltimore, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1925She married William Norwood circa 1925 at Baltimore, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1925 As of circa 1925,her married name was Norwood.1 
Death*Elsie (-----) died. 

Family

William Norwood b. c 1900
Child 1.Elsie Norwood+1 b. 22 Oct 1927, d. 27 Jul 2015

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Elsie Johnson in the Newspapers.com Obituary Index, 1800s-current.

Mary E. Brown1

F, b. circa 1850
Last Edited1 Nov 2019
Birth*circa 1850Mary E. Brown was born circa 1850 at New Jersey.2 
Married Name9 July 1875 As of 9 July 1875,her married name was Benston.1 
Marriage*9 July 1875She married Robert B. Benston, son of William F. Benston and Hulda 'Huldy' (-----), on 9 July 1875 at Hancock Methodist Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, PA. They were shown as Robert B. Benson, age 27, and Mary E. Brown.1 
Census w/husband*3 June 1880Mary was listed with her husband in the census of 3 June 1880 at Chincoteague Island, Accomack Co, VA. HH#21 was headed by Robt. Benson, a 32 year old sailor, born in DE as were both of his parents. Listed with him were Mary E. Benson, a 30 year old wife, born in New Jersey as were both of her parents; and Letta S. Benson, a 4 year old daughter, born in Virginia.2 
Census head*1900Mary was listed as a head of household in the census of 1900 at 2057 Bellmoore Ave, Ward 25, Philadelphia, PA. HH#63 was headed by Mary E. Benson, a 50 year old widow, born May 1850 in New Jersey. She gave birth to 7 children and 3 were still living. Listed with her were Lettie S. Benson, a 23 year old daughter, born in VA; Mame S. Benson, an 18 old daughter, born in VA; and Thos. E. Benson, a 16 year old son, born in VA.3 

Family

Robert B. Benston b. c 1847, d. b 1900
Children 1.Letta 'Lettie' S. Benston2 b. Jun 1876
 2.Mary G. Benston4 b. 1 Jun 1878
 3.Mary Spence Benston5 b. 25 Jul 1883, d. 20 Mar 1914
 4.Thomas Evan Benston3 b. 8 Sep 1883, d. 24 Sep 1943
 5.Hulda E. or Catherine Benston4 b. 27 May 1885, d. 4 Aug 1886
 6.John Benston4 b. 3 Dec 1886

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Robert B. Benson & Mary E. Brown in the Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Church and Town Records, 1669-2013.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1900 Federal Census, Philadelphia, PA.
  4. [S779] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume II, 1877-1886.
  5. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Mary Spence Benson in the Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1967.

Letta 'Lettie' S. Benston1,2

F, b. June 1876
FatherRobert B. Benston1 b. c 1847, d. b 1900
MotherMary E. Brown1 b. c 1850
Last Edited1 Nov 2019
Birth*June 1876Letta 'Lettie' S. Benston was born in June 1876 at Accomack Co, VA.1,2 
Census w/parents*3 June 1880Letta was listed with her parents in the census of 3 June 1880 at Chincoteague Island, Accomack Co, VA. HH#21 was headed by Robt. Benson, a 32 year old sailor, born in DE as were both of his parents. Listed with him were Mary E. Benson, a 30 year old wife, born in New Jersey as were both of her parents; and Letta S. Benson, a 4 year old daughter, born in Virginia.1 
Census w/mother*1900Letta was listed with her mother in the census of 1900 at 2057 Bellmoore Ave, Ward 25, Philadelphia, PA. HH#63 was headed by Mary E. Benson, a 50 year old widow, born May 1850 in New Jersey. She gave birth to 7 children and 3 were still living. Listed with her were Lettie S. Benson, a 23 year old daughter, born in VA; Mame S. Benson, an 18 old daughter, born in VA; and Thos. E. Benson, a 16 year old son, born in VA.2 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1900 Federal Census, Philadelphia, PA.

Mary Spence Benston1

F, b. 25 July 1883, d. 20 March 1914
FatherRobert B. Benston1 b. c 1847, d. b 1900
MotherMary E. Brown1 b. c 1850
Last Edited1 Nov 2019
Birth*25 July 1883Mary Spence Benston was born on 25 July 1883 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/mother*1900Mary was listed with her mother in the census of 1900 at 2057 Bellmoore Ave, Ward 25, Philadelphia, PA. HH#63 was headed by Mary E. Benson, a 50 year old widow, born May 1850 in New Jersey. She gave birth to 7 children and 3 were still living. Listed with her were Lettie S. Benson, a 23 year old daughter, born in VA; Mame S. Benson, an 18 old daughter, born in VA; and Thos. E. Benson, a 16 year old son, born in VA.2 
Death*20 March 1914She died on 20 March 1914 at Philadelphia, PA, at age 30. She was shown as Mary Spence Benson, age 30, the daughter of Robt. B. Benson & Mary E. Brown.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Mary Spence Benson in the Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1967.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1900 Federal Census, Philadelphia, PA.

Thomas Evan Benston1

M, b. 8 September 1883, d. 24 September 1943
FatherRobert B. Benston2 b. c 1847, d. b 1900
MotherMary E. Brown2 b. c 1850
Last Edited1 Nov 2019
Birth*8 September 1883Thomas Evan Benston was born on 8 September 1883 at Chincoteague Island, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Thomas E. Benson, born 8 Sep 1883, in Acc Dist., son of Robert B. Benson, an oysterman living in Acc, and Mary E. Benson. His mother gave the information.2,3,1,4 
Census w/mother*1900Thomas was listed with his mother in the census of 1900 at 2057 Bellmoore Ave, Ward 25, Philadelphia, PA.2 
Death*24 September 1943He died on 24 September 1943 at age 60.4 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Thomas Evan Benson in the U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1900 Federal Census, Philadelphia, PA.
  3. [S779] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume II, 1877-1886.
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Thomas E Benson in the U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Hulda E. or Catherine Benston1,2

F, b. 27 May 1885, d. 4 August 1886
FatherRobert B. Benston1 b. c 1847, d. b 1900
MotherMary E. Brown1 b. c 1850
Last Edited12 Nov 2019
Birth*27 May 1885Hulda E. or Catherine Benston was born on 27 May 1885 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Hulda E. Bensen, born 27 May 1885 in Acc Co, the daughter of Robert B. Benson, an oysterman living in Acc, & Mary E. Benson. Her mother gave the information.1 
Death*4 August 1886She died on 4 August 1886 at Accomack Parish, 1st Dist., Accomack Co, VA, at age 1. She was shown as Cath. Benson, who died 4 Aug 1886 in Acc P. of chol. inf., age 1 year & 2 months, the daughter of Robt. & Mary E. Benson. Her mother gave the information.2 

Citations

  1. [S779] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume II, 1877-1886.
  2. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.

John Benston1

M, b. 3 December 1886
FatherRobert B. Benston1 b. c 1847, d. b 1900
MotherMary E. Brown1 b. c 1850
Last Edited1 Nov 2019
Birth*3 December 1886John Benston was born on 3 December 1886 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as John Benson, born 3 Dec 1886 in Acc, the son of Robert B. Benson, an oysterman living in Acc, & Mary E. Benson. His mother gave the information.1 

Citations

  1. [S779] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume II, 1877-1886.

Mary G. Benston1

F, b. 1 June 1878
FatherRobert B. Benston1 b. c 1847, d. b 1900
MotherMary E. Brown1 b. c 1850
Last Edited1 Nov 2019
Birth*1 June 1878Mary G. Benston was born on 1 June 1878 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Mary G. Benson, born 1 Jun 1878, in Acc Dist., the daughter of Robert B. Benson, a sailor living in Acc, and Mary E. Benson. Her father gave the information.1 

Citations

  1. [S779] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume II, 1877-1886.

Hermin Benston1

M, b. 9 February 1884
FatherPatrick Henry Benston1 b. Oct 1856, d. 3 Dec 1940
MotherCordelia 'Delia' Laton Evans1 b. 19 Apr 1857, d. 11 Jun 1930
Last Edited1 Nov 2019
Birth*9 February 1884Hermin Benston was born on 9 February 1884 at St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Hermin Benson, born 9 Feb 1884 in St. Geo. No. 2 Dist, the son of Patrick H. Benson, a waterman living in Acc, & Cordelia his wife.1 

Citations

  1. [S779] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume II, 1877-1886.

(son of Wm. J.) Benston1

M, b. 10 February 1871, d. 10 February 1871
FatherWilliam J. Benston1 b. c 1844
MotherElizabeth Snead1 b. c 1842, d. 23 Sep 1871
Last Edited1 Nov 2019
Death*10 February 1871(son of Wm. J.) Benston died on 10 February 1871 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Birth*10 February 1871He was born on 10 February 1871 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as None Benson, deadborn, 10 Feb 1871, son of Wm. J. Benson, oysterman living in Acc, & wife Eliz. His father gave the information.1 

Citations

  1. [S728] Gial M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume I, 1852-1876.

Cleet Lafayette Ledbetter1

M, b. 30 August 1894, d. 27 October 1969
Last Edited2 Nov 2019
Birth*30 August 1894Cleet Lafayette Ledbetter was born on 30 August 1894 at North Carolina.2 
Marriage*circa 1920He married Maggie Elliott circa 1920 at Buncombe Co, NC.3 
Census head*1930Cleet was listed as a head of household in the census of 1930 at Old Fort Road, Broad River, Buncombe Co, NC. HH#89 was headed by Cleet F. Ledbetter, a 35 year old farmer. Listed with him were Maggie M. Ledbetter, a 29 year old wife; Viola M. Ledbetter, an 8 year old daughter; and Georgie L. Ledbetter, a 6 year old daughter.3 
Death*27 October 1969He died on 27 October 1969 at Black Mountain, Buncombe Co, NC, at age 75.2 
Burial*Cleet was buried at Stone Mountain Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, Black Mountain, Buncombe Co, NC.2 

Family

Maggie Elliott b. 29 Dec 1900, d. 10 Apr 1981
Child 1.Georgia Lucille Ledbetter+3 b. 5 Nov 1923, d. 11 Jan 2019

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Cleet Lafayette Ledbetter in the North Carolina, Death Certificates, 1909-1976.
  2. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 41194598 (Cleet Lafayette Ledbetter).
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1930 Federal Census, Buncombe Co, NC.

Maggie Elliott1

F, b. 29 December 1900, d. 10 April 1981
Last Edited2 Nov 2019
Birth*29 December 1900Maggie Elliott was born on 29 December 1900 at McDowell Co, NC.2 
Marriage*circa 1920She married Cleet Lafayette Ledbetter circa 1920 at Buncombe Co, NC.2 
Married Namecirca 1920 As of circa 1920,her married name was Ledbetter.2 
Census w/husband*1930Maggie was listed with her husband in the census of 1930 at Old Fort Road, Broad River, Buncombe Co, NC. HH#89 was headed by Cleet F. Ledbetter, a 35 year old farmer. Listed with him were Maggie M. Ledbetter, a 29 year old wife; Viola M. Ledbetter, an 8 year old daughter; and Georgie L. Ledbetter, a 6 year old daughter.2 
Death*10 April 1981She died on 10 April 1981 at Buncombe Co, NC, at age 80.1 
Burial*Maggie was buried at Stone Mountain Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, Black Mountain, Buncombe Co, NC.1 

Family

Cleet Lafayette Ledbetter b. 30 Aug 1894, d. 27 Oct 1969
Child 1.Georgia Lucille Ledbetter+2 b. 5 Nov 1923, d. 11 Jan 2019

Citations

  1. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 33027242 (Maggie Elliott Ledbetter).
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1930 Federal Census, Buncombe Co, NC.

Joseph Norman Savage1

M, b. 8 September 1924, d. 7 September 1992
FatherEdward Norman Savage1 b. 31 Mar 1889, d. 6 Sep 1955
MotherNannie Bet Mears1 b. 28 Mar 1893, d. 15 Mar 1978
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited3 Nov 2019
Birth*8 September 1924Joseph Norman Savage was born on 8 September 1924 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Death*7 September 1992He died on 7 September 1992 at California at age 67.1 

Citations

  1. [S2807] William Edward 'Ted' Savage Jr., A Genealogy Reoport for the Descendants of John Savage of Accomack Co, VA.

Maude Hortense Savage1

F, b. 31 August 1927, d. 5 January 2009
FatherEdward Norman Savage1 b. 31 Mar 1889, d. 6 Sep 1955
MotherNannie Bet Mears1 b. 28 Mar 1893, d. 15 Mar 1978
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited3 Nov 2019
Birth*31 August 1927Maude Hortense Savage was born on 31 August 1927 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Death*5 January 2009She died on 5 January 2009 at Maryland at age 81.1 

Citations

  1. [S2807] William Edward 'Ted' Savage Jr., A Genealogy Reoport for the Descendants of John Savage of Accomack Co, VA.

Maggie E. Braidwood1

F, b. 7 September 1853, d. 11 June 1938
FatherJohn Braidwood1 b. c 1830
MotherPricella (-----)1 b. c 1830
Last Edited3 Nov 2019
Birth*7 September 1853Maggie E. Braidwood was born on 7 September 1853 at Somerset Co, MD.1,2 
Married Name6 March 1872 As of 6 March 1872,her married name was Savage. 
Marriage*6 March 1872She married James Aser 'Acy' D. Savage, son of George Smith Savage Jr. and Margaret S. Henderson, on 6 March 1872 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as James D. Savage, a 26 year old farmer, the son of Geo. S. & Margaret S. Savage and she was shown as Maggie E. Braidwood, age 18, born in Somerset Co, MD & living in Acc Co, VA, the daughter of John & Pricella Braidwood.1 
Death*11 June 1938Maggie E. Braidwood died on 11 June 1938 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 84.2 
Burial*Maggie was buried at Wachapreague Cemetery, Accomack Co, VA.2 

Family

James Aser 'Acy' D. Savage b. 22 Nov 1845, d. 1 Apr 1912
Child 1.John Braidwood Savage2 b. 9 Apr 1875, d. 12 May 1949

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.

John Braidwood1

M, b. circa 1830
Last Edited3 Nov 2019
Birth*circa 1830John Braidwood was born circa 1830 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1850He married Pricella (-----) circa 1850 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Family

Pricella (-----) b. c 1830
Child 1.Maggie E. Braidwood+1 b. 7 Sep 1853, d. 11 Jun 1938

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Pricella (-----)1

F, b. circa 1830
Last Edited3 Nov 2019
Birth*circa 1830Pricella (-----) was born circa 1830 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1850She married John Braidwood circa 1850 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1850 As of circa 1850,her married name was Braidwood.1 

Family

John Braidwood b. c 1830
Child 1.Maggie E. Braidwood+1 b. 7 Sep 1853, d. 11 Jun 1938

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

John Braidwood Savage1

M, b. 9 April 1875, d. 12 May 1949
FatherJames Aser 'Acy' D. Savage1 b. 22 Nov 1845, d. 1 Apr 1912
MotherMaggie E. Braidwood1 b. 7 Sep 1853, d. 11 Jun 1938
Last Edited3 Nov 2019
Birth*9 April 1875John Braidwood Savage was born on 9 April 1875 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Death*12 May 1949He died on 12 May 1949 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 74.1 
Burial*John was buried at Wachapreague Cemetery, Accomack Co, VA.1 

Citations

  1. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.

Joseph H. Savage1

M, b. 15 March 1841, d. 15 July 1920
FatherJames K. (of John) Savage1 b. 9 Aug 1808, d. 16 Oct 1853
MotherAnn B. 'Nancy' Harmon1 b. 7 Apr 1808, d. 10 Apr 1892
Last Edited3 Nov 2019
Birth*15 March 1841Joseph H. Savage was born on 15 March 1841 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Death*15 July 1920He died on 15 July 1920 at Painter, Accomack Co, VA, at age 79. He was shown as Joseph H. Savage, age 79, died at Painter, Acc Co, VA, the son of James K. Savage & Nancy Harmon.1,2 
Burial*Joseph was buried at Savage Grave, N. of Keller Fairgrounds, Accomack Co, VA.2 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Joseph H Savage in the Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.

(-----) Onley1

M, b. circa 1800, d. before 1860
Last Edited3 Nov 2019
Birth*circa 1800(-----) Onley was born circa 1800 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1840He married Ann 'Nancy' S. Savage, daughter of George Smith (of Wm) Savage Sr. and Thamar 'Tamer' Wyatt, circa 1840.1 
Death*before 1860(-----) Onley died before 1860.1 

Family

Ann 'Nancy' S. Savage b. c 1794

Citations

  1. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Harriett Price1

F, b. 1810, d. 14 March 1893
Last Edited4 Nov 2019
Birth*1810Harriett Price was born in 1810 at Hollands Island, Dorchester Co, MD.2 
Marriage*circa 1830She married Jacob Bain Bradshaw II, son of Jacob Bain Bradshaw I (Bracher) and Lavenia (of King) Evans, circa 1830 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1830 As of circa 1830,her married name was Bradshaw.1 
Death*14 March 1893Harriett Price died on 14 March 1893 at Dorchester Co, MD. Harriett was the daughter of William PRICE and Margaret Hughes PRICE. She married Jacob Bain about 1829. Jacob Bain and Harriet lived on Holland's Island MD. She married Lewis J. DUNCAN 4 February 1846 in Somerset Co, MD. They obtained a marriage license. Harriet died 1893.2 
Burial*Harriett was buried at Holland Island Cemetery, Dorchester Co, MD.2 

Family

Jacob Bain Bradshaw II b. c 1810, d. 18 May 1844
Child 1.John Peter Bradshaw1 b. 6 Dec 1834, d. 10 Jan 1901

Citations

  1. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 155815885 (John Peter Bradshaw).
  2. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 125506848 (Harriett Price).

Polly Evans1

F, b. 12 April 1807, d. 6 July 1890
FatherJesse Evans1 b. 20 Jul 1761, d. 25 Feb 1835
MotherNancy Evans1 b. 6 Aug 1762, d. 22 Oct 1831
Last Edited5 Nov 2019
Birth*12 April 1807Polly Evans was born on 12 April 1807 at Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1830 As of circa 1830,her married name was Bradshaw.1 
Marriage*circa 1830She married Severn Bradshaw, son of Jacob Bain Bradshaw I (Bracher) and Lavenia (of King) Evans, circa 1830 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Burial*Polly was buried at Ewell United Methodist Church Cemetery, Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Death*6 July 1890She died on 6 July 1890 at Ewell, Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD, at age 83.1 

Family

Severn Bradshaw b. c 1810

Citations

  1. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 78198864 (Polly Evans Bradshaw).

Rachel Evans1

F, b. 27 August 1796, d. 15 August 1852
FatherJesse Evans1 b. 20 Jul 1761, d. 25 Feb 1835
MotherNancy Evans1 b. 6 Aug 1762, d. 22 Oct 1831
Last Edited5 Nov 2019
Birth*27 August 1796Rachel Evans was born on 27 August 1796 at Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*11 August 1819She married Rev William Evans on 11 August 1819 at Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.2 
Death*15 August 1852Rachel Evans died on 15 August 1852 at Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD, at age 55.1 
Burial*Rachel was buried at Ewell United Methodist Church Cemetery, Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.1 

Family

Rev William Evans b. 1793, d. 20 Jun 1878
Children 1.Sardelia Evans3 b. 1826, d. 16 Sep 1898
 2.Rachel Evans4 b. 1827, d. 2 Aug 1895

Citations

  1. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 78333974 (Rachel Evans Evans).
  2. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 177678274 (Rev William Evans).
  3. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 113428195 (Sardelia Evans Evans).
  4. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 113435834 (Rachel Evans Evans).

Rev William Evans1

M, b. 1793, d. 20 June 1878
Last Edited5 Nov 2019
Birth*1793Rev William Evans was born in 1793 at Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*11 August 1819He married Rachel Evans, daughter of Jesse Evans and Nancy Evans, on 11 August 1819 at Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Death*20 June 1878Rev William Evans died on 20 June 1878 at Lottsburg, Northumberland Co, VA.1 
Burial*William was buried at Sunnybank Cemetery, Northumberland Co, VA.1 

Family

Rachel Evans b. 27 Aug 1796, d. 15 Aug 1852
Children 1.Sardelia Evans2 b. 1826, d. 16 Sep 1898
 2.Rachel Evans3 b. 1827, d. 2 Aug 1895

Citations

  1. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 177678274 (Rev William Evans).
  2. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 113428195 (Sardelia Evans Evans).
  3. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 113435834 (Rachel Evans Evans).

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

F, b. circa 1790
Last Edited5 Nov 2019
Birth*circa 1790(-----) (-----) was born circa 1790 at Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1811She married Rev. Laban Evans, son of Jesse Evans and Nancy Evans, circa 1811 at Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1811 As of circa 1811,her married name was Evans.1 

Family

Rev. Laban Evans b. 29 Aug 1789, d. 19 Nov 1869
Child 1.James T. Evans+1 b. 20 Feb 1812, d. 28 Dec 1893

Citations

  1. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 78333914 (James T. Evans).

Laben Evans1

M, b. 12 March 1825, d. 27 August 1888
FatherRev. Laban Evans1 b. 29 Aug 1789, d. 19 Nov 1869
MotherSally Parks1 b. c 1800
Last Edited5 Nov 2019
Birth*12 March 1825Laben Evans was born on 12 March 1825 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1850He married Elizabeth Evans circa 1850 at Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.2 
Census w/father*1850Laben was listed with his father in the census of 1850 at Dames Quarter, Somerset Co, MD. HH#1636 was headed by Laben Evans, a 60 year old farmer with real estate valued at $1,000. Listed with him were Mary Evans, age 40; Laban Evans Jr., a 24 year old mariner; Sarah Evans, age 19; William D. Evans, age 11; John Evans, age 9; Martha Evans, age 7; and Melecia Evans, age 6.3 
Death*27 August 1888He died on 27 August 1888 at Ewell, Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD, at age 63.1 
Burial*Laben was buried at Ewell United Methodist Church Cemetery, Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.1 

Family

Elizabeth Evans b. c 1825, d. 5 Apr 1874

Citations

  1. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 78333923 (Laben Evans).
  2. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 78349602 (Elizabeth Evans Evans).
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.

Elizabeth Evans1

F, b. circa 1825, d. 5 April 1874
Last Edited5 Nov 2019
Birth*circa 1825Elizabeth Evans was born circa 1825 at Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1850She married Laben Evans, son of Rev. Laban Evans and Sally Parks, circa 1850 at Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Death*5 April 1874Elizabeth Evans died on 5 April 1874 at Ewell, Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Burial*Elizabeth was buried at Ewell United Methodist Church Cemetery, Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.1 

Family

Laben Evans b. 12 Mar 1825, d. 27 Aug 1888

Citations

  1. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 78349602 (Elizabeth Evans Evans).

Lewis Evans1

M, b. 6 February 1824, d. 13 February 1885
FatherRev. Laban Evans1 b. 29 Aug 1789, d. 19 Nov 1869
MotherSally Parks1 b. c 1800
Last Edited5 Nov 2019
Birth*6 February 1824Lewis Evans was born on 6 February 1824 at Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*21 June 1871He married Rachel Evans, daughter of Rev William Evans and Rachel Evans, on 21 June 1871 at Northumberland Co, VA.1 
Death*13 February 1885Lewis Evans died on 13 February 1885 at Northumberland Co, VA, at age 61.1 
Burial*Lewis was buried at Sunnybank Cemetery, Sunnybank, Northumberland Co, VA.1 

Family

Rachel Evans b. 1827, d. 2 Aug 1895

Citations

  1. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 113435646 (Lewis Evans).

Rachel Evans1

F, b. 1827, d. 2 August 1895
FatherRev William Evans1 b. 1793, d. 20 Jun 1878
MotherRachel Evans1 b. 27 Aug 1796, d. 15 Aug 1852
Last Edited5 Nov 2019
Birth*1827Rachel Evans was born in 1827 at Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Name9 March 1865 As of 9 March 1865,her married name was Davis.1 
Marriage*9 March 1865She married William Lee Davis on 9 March 1865 at Northumberland Co, VA. He was the son of William Sidner & Jemima Davis and she was the daughter of Rev. William & Rachel Evans.1 
Marriage*21 June 1871Rachel Evans married Lewis Evans, son of Rev. Laban Evans and Sally Parks, on 21 June 1871 at Northumberland Co, VA.2 
Death*2 August 1895Rachel Evans died on 2 August 1895 at Northumberland Co, VA.1 
Burial*Rachel was buried at Sunnybank Cemetery, Sunnybank, Northumberland Co, VA.1 

Family 1

William Lee Davis b. 8 May 1802, d. 24 Oct 1865

Family 2

Lewis Evans b. 6 Feb 1824, d. 13 Feb 1885

Citations

  1. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 113435834 (Rachel Evans Evans).
  2. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 113435646 (Lewis Evans).

William Lee Davis1

M, b. 8 May 1802, d. 24 October 1865
Last Edited5 Nov 2019
Birth*8 May 1802William Lee Davis was born on 8 May 1802 at Northumberland Co, VA.2 
Marriage*9 March 1865He married Rachel Evans, daughter of Rev William Evans and Rachel Evans, on 9 March 1865 at Northumberland Co, VA. He was the son of William Sidner & Jemima Davis and she was the daughter of Rev. William & Rachel Evans.1 
Death*24 October 1865William Lee Davis died on 24 October 1865 at Northumberland Co, VA, at age 63.2 
Burial*William was buried at Gill Family Cemetery, Miskimon, Northumberland Co, VA.2 

Family

Rachel Evans b. 1827, d. 2 Aug 1895

Citations

  1. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 113435834 (Rachel Evans Evans).
  2. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 137644193 (William Lee Davis).

Capt. William 'Bill' David Evans1

M, b. 27 February 1840, d. 14 February 1916
FatherRev. Laban Evans1 b. 29 Aug 1789, d. 19 Nov 1869
MotherMary Anne Jones1 b. 31 Mar 1809, d. 15 Dec 1889
Last Edited5 Nov 2019
Birth*27 February 1840Capt. William 'Bill' David Evans was born on 27 February 1840 at Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*1850William was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Dames Quarter, Somerset Co, MD. HH#1636 was headed by Laben Evans, a 60 year old farmer with real estate valued at $1,000. Listed with him were Mary Evans, age 40; Laban Evans Jr., a 24 year old mariner; Sarah Evans, age 19; William D. Evans, age 11; John Evans, age 9; Martha Evans, age 7; and Melecia Evans, age 6.2 
Census w/parents*1860William was listed with his parents in the census of 1860 at Roachville P.O., Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD. HH#2007 was headed by Laben Evans, a 70 year old farmer, with real estate valued at $500 & personal property valued at $200. Listed with him were Mary Evans, age 30; David Evans, age 20; John Evans, age 18; Martha Evans, age 16; Litha Evans, age 14; & Caleb W. Evans, age 8.3 
Marriage*20 May 1862He married Virginia A. Guy (Gie) on 20 May 1862 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as William B. Evans and Virginia Gie.4 
Death*14 February 1916Capt. William 'Bill' David Evans died on 14 February 1916 at Ewell, Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD, at age 75.1 
Burial*William was buried at Ewell United Methodist Church Cemetery, Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.1 

Family

Virginia A. Guy (Gie) b. c 1840
Child 1.George Anna Evans5 b. 13 Sep 1863, d. 24 May 1901

Citations

  1. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 78334002 (Capt William David "Bill" Evans).
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  4. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.
  5. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 202883848 (George Anna Evans Evans).

Virginia A. Guy (Gie)1

F, b. circa 1840
Last Edited5 Nov 2019
Birth*circa 1840Virginia A. Guy (Gie) was born circa 1840 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Name20 May 1862 As of 20 May 1862,her married name was Evans.1 
Marriage*20 May 1862She married Capt. William 'Bill' David Evans, son of Rev. Laban Evans and Mary Anne Jones, on 20 May 1862 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as William B. Evans and Virginia Gie.1 

Family

Capt. William 'Bill' David Evans b. 27 Feb 1840, d. 14 Feb 1916
Child 1.George Anna Evans2 b. 13 Sep 1863, d. 24 May 1901

Citations

  1. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.
  2. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 202883848 (George Anna Evans Evans).

George Anna Evans1

F, b. 13 September 1863, d. 24 May 1901
FatherCapt. William 'Bill' David Evans1 b. 27 Feb 1840, d. 14 Feb 1916
MotherVirginia A. Guy (Gie)1 b. c 1840
Last Edited5 Nov 2019
Birth*13 September 1863George Anna Evans was born on 13 September 1863 at Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*1882She married George Lehman Dow Evans, son of Lorenzo Dow Evans and Elsie Ellen Evans, in 1882 at Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.2 
Death*24 May 1901George Anna Evans died on 24 May 1901 at Rhodes Point, Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD, at age 37.1 
Burial*George was buried at Rhodes Point, Calvary United Methodist Church Cemetery, Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.1 

Family

George Lehman Dow Evans b. 1 Feb 1860, d. 3 Mar 1938

Citations

  1. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 202883848 (George Anna Evans Evans).
  2. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 111678437 (George Lehman Dow Evans).

George Lehman Dow Evans1

M, b. 1 February 1860, d. 3 March 1938
FatherLorenzo Dow Evans1 b. 1831, d. 1917
MotherElsie Ellen Evans1 b. 15 Jan 1835, d. 15 Jul 1886
Last Edited5 Nov 2019
Birth*1 February 1860George Lehman Dow Evans was born on 1 February 1860 at Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*1882He married George Anna Evans, daughter of Capt. William 'Bill' David Evans and Virginia A. Guy (Gie), in 1882 at Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Death*3 March 1938George Lehman Dow Evans died on 3 March 1938 at Rhodes Point, Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD, at age 78.1 
Burial*George was buried at Rhodes Point, Calvary United Methodist Church Cemetery, Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.1 

Family

George Anna Evans b. 13 Sep 1863, d. 24 May 1901

Citations

  1. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 111678437 (George Lehman Dow Evans).

Capt. Mitchell Evans1

M, b. 15 October 1818, d. 20 September 1898
FatherMitchell Sneade Evans1 b. 14 Sep 1792, d. 23 Feb 1857
Mother(-----) (-----) b. c 1795
Last Edited5 Nov 2019
Birth*15 October 1818Capt. Mitchell Evans was born on 15 October 1818 at Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*18 January 1841He married Sardelia Evans, daughter of Rev William Evans and Rachel Evans, on 18 January 1841 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Mitchell Evans and Sardelia Evans.2 
Death*20 September 1898Capt. Mitchell Evans died on 20 September 1898 at Northumberland Co, VA, at age 79.1 
Burial*Mitchell was buried at Sunnybank Cemetery, Sunnybank, Northumberland Co, VA.1 

Family

Sardelia Evans b. 1826, d. 16 Sep 1898

Citations

  1. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 113427981 (Capt Mitchell Evans).
  2. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.

(-----) (-----)

F, b. circa 1795
Last Edited5 Nov 2019
Birth*circa 1795(-----) (-----) was born circa 1795 at Somerset Co, MD. 
Marriage*circa 1815She married Mitchell Sneade Evans, son of Solomon 'Uncle Sol' Evans and Sarah Mister, circa 1815 at Somerset Co, MD. 
Married Namecirca 1815 As of circa 1815,her married name was Evans. 

Family

Mitchell Sneade Evans b. 14 Sep 1792, d. 23 Feb 1857
Child 1.Capt. Mitchell Evans b. 15 Oct 1818, d. 20 Sep 1898

Sardelia Evans1

F, b. 1826, d. 16 September 1898
FatherRev William Evans1 b. 1793, d. 20 Jun 1878
MotherRachel Evans1 b. 27 Aug 1796, d. 15 Aug 1852
Last Edited5 Nov 2019
Birth*1826Sardelia Evans was born in 1826 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*18 January 1841She married Capt. Mitchell Evans, son of Mitchell Sneade Evans and (-----) (-----), on 18 January 1841 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Mitchell Evans and Sardelia Evans.2 
Death*16 September 1898Sardelia Evans died on 16 September 1898 at Northumberland Co, VA.1 
Burial*Sardelia was buried at Sunnybank Cemetery, Sunnybank, Northumberland Co, VA. They were shown as Mitchell Evans and Sardelia Evans.1 

Family

Capt. Mitchell Evans b. 15 Oct 1818, d. 20 Sep 1898

Citations

  1. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 113428195 (Sardelia Evans Evans).
  2. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.

Martha Edna Evans1

F, b. 1841, d. 1921
FatherRev. Laban Evans1 b. 29 Aug 1789, d. 19 Nov 1869
MotherMary Anne Jones1 b. 31 Mar 1809, d. 15 Dec 1889
Last Edited6 Nov 2019
Birth*1841Martha Edna Evans was born in 1841 at Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*1850Martha was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Dames Quarter, Somerset Co, MD. HH#1636 was headed by Laben Evans, a 60 year old farmer with real estate valued at $1,000. Listed with him were Mary Evans, age 40; Laban Evans Jr., a 24 year old mariner; Sarah Evans, age 19; William D. Evans, age 11; John Evans, age 9; Martha Evans, age 7; and Melecia Evans, age 6.2 
Census w/parents*1860Martha was listed with her parents in the census of 1860 at Roachville P.O., Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD. HH#2007 was headed by Laben Evans, a 70 year old farmer, with real estate valued at $500 & personal property valued at $200. Listed with him were Mary Evans, age 30; David Evans, age 20; John Evans, age 18; Martha Evans, age 16; Litha Evans, age 14; & Caleb W. Evans, age 8.3 
Married Name11 March 1862 As of 11 March 1862,her married name was Guy (Gie).4 
Marriage*11 March 1862She married William 'Henry' Guy (Gie), son of William Guy Jr. and Susanna Lawrence, on 11 March 1862. They were shown as Henry Gie & Martha E. Evans in the Maryland, Compiled Marriages, 1667-1899.4 
Death*1921Martha Edna Evans died in 1921 at Ewell, Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Burial*Martha was buried at Ewell United Methodist Church Cemetery, Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.1 

Family

William 'Henry' Guy (Gie) b. 1841, d. 1920
Marriage*11 March 1862She married William 'Henry' Guy (Gie), son of William Guy Jr. and Susanna Lawrence, on 11 March 1862. They were shown as Henry Gie & Martha E. Evans in the Maryland, Compiled Marriages, 1667-1899.4 

Citations

  1. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 79593778 (Martha Edna Evans Guy).
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Henry Gie & Martha E. Evans in the Maryland, Compiled Marriages, 1667-1899.

Melissa Kumiah Evans1,2,3

F, b. 20 August 1845, d. 17 April 1887
FatherRev. Laban Evans1 b. 29 Aug 1789, d. 19 Nov 1869
MotherMary Anne Jones1 b. 31 Mar 1809, d. 15 Dec 1889
Last Edited6 Nov 2019
Birth*20 August 1845Melissa Kumiah Evans was born on 20 August 1845 at Ewell, Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.3 
Census w/parents*1850Melissa was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Dames Quarter, Somerset Co, MD. HH#1636 was headed by Laben Evans, a 60 year old farmer with real estate valued at $1,000. Listed with him were Mary Evans, age 40; Laban Evans Jr., a 24 year old mariner; Sarah Evans, age 19; William D. Evans, age 11; John Evans, age 9; Martha Evans, age 7; and Melecia Evans, age 6.2 
Census w/parents*1860Melissa was listed with her parents in the census of 1860 at Roachville P.O., Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD. HH#2007 was headed by Laben Evans, a 70 year old farmer, with real estate valued at $500 & personal property valued at $200. Listed with him were Mary Evans, age 30; David Evans, age 20; John Evans, age 18; Martha Evans, age 16; Litha Evans, age 14; & Caleb W. Evans, age 8.1 
Married Name12 December 1866 As of 12 December 1866,her married name was Dize. 
Marriage*12 December 1866She married Stephen Townsend Dize on 12 December 1866 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Stephen T. Dize & Melissa Evans.4 
Death*17 April 1887Melissa Kumiah Evans died on 17 April 1887 at Ewell, Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD, at age 41.3 
Burial*Melissa was buried at Ewell United Methodist Church Cemetery, Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.3 

Family

Stephen Townsend Dize b. 27 Jan 1846, d. 26 Nov 1921
Marriage*12 December 1866She married Stephen Townsend Dize on 12 December 1866 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Stephen T. Dize & Melissa Evans.4 
Child 1.Theodore Wesley Dize5 b. 5 Mar 1868, d. 12 May 1922

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  3. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 78198902 (Malissa Kumiah Evans Dize).
  4. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.
  5. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 78198910 (Theodore Wesley Dize).

John Evans1

M, b. circa 1842
FatherRev. Laban Evans1 b. 29 Aug 1789, d. 19 Nov 1869
MotherMary Anne Jones1 b. 31 Mar 1809, d. 15 Dec 1889
Last Edited5 Nov 2019
Birth*circa 1842John Evans was born circa 1842 at Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*1850John was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Dames Quarter, Somerset Co, MD. HH#1636 was headed by Laben Evans, a 60 year old farmer with real estate valued at $1,000. Listed with him were Mary Evans, age 40; Laban Evans Jr., a 24 year old mariner; Sarah Evans, age 19; William D. Evans, age 11; John Evans, age 9; Martha Evans, age 7; and Melecia Evans, age 6.2 
Census w/parents*1860John was listed with his parents in the census of 1860 at Roachville P.O., Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD. HH#2007 was headed by Laben Evans, a 70 year old farmer, with real estate valued at $500 & personal property valued at $200. Listed with him were Mary Evans, age 30; David Evans, age 20; John Evans, age 18; Martha Evans, age 16; Litha Evans, age 14; & Caleb W. Evans, age 8.1 

Citations

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

Theodore Wesley Dize1

M, b. 5 March 1868, d. 12 May 1922
FatherStephen Townsend Dize1 b. 27 Jan 1846, d. 26 Nov 1921
MotherMelissa Kumiah Evans1 b. 20 Aug 1845, d. 17 Apr 1887
Last Edited5 Nov 2019
Birth*5 March 1868Theodore Wesley Dize was born on 5 March 1868 at Ewell, Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Death*12 May 1922He died on 12 May 1922 at Ewell, Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD, at age 54.1 
Burial*Theodore was buried at Ewell United Methodist Church Cemetery, Smith Island, Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 78198910 (Theodore Wesley Dize).

William Wharton Savage1

M, b. 23 April 1886, d. 10 June 1911
FatherEdward James Savage Jr.1 b. 1848, d. 1929
MotherCordie Davis Belote1 b. 22 Feb 1862, d. 18 Oct 1936
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited6 Nov 2019
Birth*23 April 1886William Wharton Savage was born on 23 April 1886 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*2 August 1910He married Lelia Carol Haley, daughter of John T. Haley and Rebecca E. Gladding, on 2 August 1910 at Onley, Accomack Co, VA. W.W. Savage married Miss Lelia Haley on 2 Aug 1910, at the home of her parents. She was the youngest daughter of J.T. Haley. Mrs. Sudie Savage is the sister of the Bride.2,3 
Death*10 June 1911William Wharton Savage died on 10 June 1911 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 25.1 
Burial*William was buried at Mt. Holly Cemetery, Onancock, Accomack Co, VA.1 

Family

Lelia Carol Haley b. 31 Jul 1888, d. 6 Feb 1967

Citations

  1. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  2. [S2807] William Edward 'Ted' Savage Jr., A Genealogy Reoport for the Descendants of John Savage of Accomack Co, VA.
  3. [S771] Dr. Brooks Miles Barnes & Barry Wayne Miles, Marriages from Eastern Shore Virginia Newspapers, 1881-1912, P.E. 6 Aug 1910 & A.N. 6 Aug 1910, W.W. Savage to Miss Lelia Haley.

Lelia Carol Haley1

F, b. 31 July 1888, d. 6 February 1967
FatherJohn T. Haley2 b. 1850, d. 1926
MotherRebecca E. Gladding3 b. 1860, d. 1941
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited6 Nov 2019
Birth*31 July 1888Lelia Carol Haley was born on 31 July 1888 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Name2 August 1910 As of 2 August 1910,her married name was Savage.1 
Marriage*2 August 1910She married William Wharton Savage, son of Edward James Savage Jr. and Cordie Davis Belote, on 2 August 1910 at Onley, Accomack Co, VA. W.W. Savage married Miss Lelia Haley on 2 Aug 1910, at the home of her parents. She was the youngest daughter of J.T. Haley. Mrs. Sudie Savage is the sister of the Bride.1,2 
Death*6 February 1967Lelia Carol Haley died on 6 February 1967 at age 78.1 

Family

William Wharton Savage b. 23 Apr 1886, d. 10 Jun 1911

Citations

  1. [S2807] William Edward 'Ted' Savage Jr., A Genealogy Reoport for the Descendants of John Savage of Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S771] Dr. Brooks Miles Barnes & Barry Wayne Miles, Marriages from Eastern Shore Virginia Newspapers, 1881-1912, P.E. 6 Aug 1910 & A.N. 6 Aug 1910, W.W. Savage to Miss Lelia Haley.
  3. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Cordie Lee Savage1

F, b. 4 October 1887, d. 13 January 1965
FatherEdward James Savage Jr.1 b. 1848, d. 1929
MotherCordie Davis Belote1 b. 22 Feb 1862, d. 18 Oct 1936
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#2)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited5 Nov 2019
Birth*4 October 1887Cordie Lee Savage was born on 4 October 1887 at Accomack Co, VA.1,2 
Married Name2 June 1910 As of 2 June 1910,her married name was Kellam.1 
Marriage*2 June 1910She married Dr. John W. Kellam, son of John Richardson Kellam and Mary F. Willis, on 2 June 1910 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Name29 December 1926 As of 29 December 1926,her married name was Bell.2 
Marriage*29 December 1926Cordie Lee Savage married Hugh Herman Bell, son of William Thomas Bell and Elizabeth 'Bettie' C. Hinman, on 29 December 1926 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Death*13 January 1965Cordie Lee Savage died on 13 January 1965 at age 77.1,2 
Burial*Cordie was buried at Mt. Holly Cemetery, Onancock, Accomack Co, VA.2 

Family 1

Dr. John W. Kellam b. 12 Apr 1856, d. 30 Dec 1922
Marriage*2 June 1910She married Dr. John W. Kellam, son of John Richardson Kellam and Mary F. Willis, on 2 June 1910 at Accomack Co, VA.1 

Family 2

Hugh Herman Bell b. 4 Aug 1883, d. 15 Mar 1942
Marriage*29 December 1926Cordie Lee Savage married Hugh Herman Bell, son of William Thomas Bell and Elizabeth 'Bettie' C. Hinman, on 29 December 1926 at Accomack Co, VA.1 

Citations

  1. [S2807] William Edward 'Ted' Savage Jr., A Genealogy Reoport for the Descendants of John Savage of Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.

Dr. John W. Kellam1

M, b. 12 April 1856, d. 30 December 1922
FatherJohn Richardson Kellam2 b. 15 Jan 1819, d. 17 May 1890
MotherMary F. Willis2 b. 29 Oct 1825, d. 7 Nov 1865
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited5 Nov 2019
Birth*12 April 1856Dr. John W. Kellam was born on 12 April 1856 at Accomack Co, VA.1,3 
Marriage*18 December 1879He married Mary E. Ashby, daughter of Albert G. Ashby and Esther Belle 'Hester' Nottingham, on 18 December 1879 at John Bell's Neck, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as John W. Kellam, a 20 year old physician, the son of Jno. R. & Mary F. Kellam and she was shown as Mary E. Ashby, age 21, the daughter of Albert G. & Belle Ashby.2 
Marriage*2 June 1910Dr. John W. Kellam married Cordie Lee Savage, daughter of Edward James Savage Jr. and Cordie Davis Belote, on 2 June 1910 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Death*30 December 1922Dr. John W. Kellam died on 30 December 1922 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 66.1,3 
Burial*John was buried at Mt. Holly Cemetery, Onancock, Accomack Co, VA.3 

Family 1

Mary E. Ashby b. 17 Oct 1858, d. 6 Jul 1907

Family 2

Cordie Lee Savage b. 4 Oct 1887, d. 13 Jan 1965

Citations

  1. [S2807] William Edward 'Ted' Savage Jr., A Genealogy Reoport for the Descendants of John Savage of Accomack Co, VA.
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  3. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.

Mary E. Ashby1

F, b. 17 October 1858, d. 6 July 1907
FatherAlbert G. Ashby1 b. 9 Aug 1811, d. 17 May 1889
MotherEsther Belle 'Hester' Nottingham1 b. 18 Aug 1824, d. 23 Mar 1896
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited5 Nov 2019
Birth*17 October 1858Mary E. Ashby was born on 17 October 1858 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Name18 December 1879 As of 18 December 1879,her married name was Kellam.1 
Marriage*18 December 1879She married Dr. John W. Kellam, son of John Richardson Kellam and Mary F. Willis, on 18 December 1879 at John Bell's Neck, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as John W. Kellam, a 20 year old physician, the son of Jno. R. & Mary F. Kellam and she was shown as Mary E. Ashby, age 21, the daughter of Albert G. & Belle Ashby.1 
Death*6 July 1907Mary E. Ashby died on 6 July 1907 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 48.1 
Burial*Mary was buried at Mt. Holly Cemetery, Onancock, Accomack Co, VA.2 

Family

Dr. John W. Kellam b. 12 Apr 1856, d. 30 Dec 1922

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.

Hugh Herman Bell1

M, b. 4 August 1883, d. 15 March 1942
FatherWilliam Thomas Bell1 b. c 1849
MotherElizabeth 'Bettie' C. Hinman2 b. c 1847
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#2)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited5 Nov 2019
Birth*4 August 1883Hugh Herman Bell was born on 4 August 1883 at Accomack Co, VA.3,2 
Draft Card*1917He was shown on a Draft Card in 1917 at Onley, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Hugh Hinman Bell, born 4 Aug 1883, living at Onley, Accomack Co, VA, closet relative is Bettie C. Bell.2 
Marriage*29 December 1926He married Cordie Lee Savage, daughter of Edward James Savage Jr. and Cordie Davis Belote, on 29 December 1926 at Accomack Co, VA.4 
Death*15 March 1942Hugh Herman Bell died on 15 March 1942 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 58. He was shown as Hugh Herman Bell, age 58, the son of William T. Bell & Bettie Herman & the husband of Cordie Lee Bell.3 
Burial*Hugh was buried at Mt. Holly Cemetery, Onancock, Accomack Co, VA.3 

Family

Cordie Lee Savage b. 4 Oct 1887, d. 13 Jan 1965

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Hugh Herman Bell in the Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Hugh Hinman Bell in the U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918.
  3. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  4. [S2807] William Edward 'Ted' Savage Jr., A Genealogy Reoport for the Descendants of John Savage of Accomack Co, VA.