Mary Houston1

F, b. circa 1745
FatherRobert Houston III1 b. c 1702, d. 15 Feb 1789
MotherElizabeth Howard1 b. c 1710
Last Edited1 Sep 2011
Birth*circa 1745Mary Houston was born circa 1745 at Dagsboro Hundred, Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S2187] Dr. William R.M. Houston, The Houston Family of the Eastern Shore from Ohio Records & Pioneer Families, Vol. 23, p. 33 (Houston Family).

Priscilla Laws1

F, b. 23 August 1740
FatherJohn Laws Sr.2 b. c 1712, d. b 30 Mar 1790
MotherAgnes Alexander2 b. c 1714
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited13 Oct 2011
Birth*23 August 1740Priscilla Laws was born on 23 August 1740 at Somerset Co, MD.3 
Marriage*circa 1757She married Robert Houston IV, son of Robert Houston III and Elizabeth Howard, circa 1757 at Cedar Creek, Sussex Co, DE. After the birth of the second child, his wife died and he moved to Cedar Creek, Sussex Co, DE and later married Priscilla Laws.2,1 
Married Namecirca 1757 As of circa 1757,her married name was Houston. 
Will - Father's*2 March 1790Priscilla was named in her father's will on 2 March 1790. She was shown as daughter Priscilla Houston in the will of John Laws.4 

Family

Robert Houston IV b. c 1730, d. b 25 Feb 1788
Children 1.Sarah Houston5 b. 17 Feb 1758, d. 1844
 2.Elizabeth Houston+5 b. 9 Oct 1759
 3.John Alexander Laws 'A.L.' Houston5 b. 30 Dec 1761
 4.Robert Houston V+5 b. 5 Mar 1764, d. 11 Nov 1821
 5.Joseph Aydelott Houston5 b. 21 Jun 1766
 6.Nancy Houston5 b. 29 Apr 1768
 7.Liston A. Houston5 b. 21 Dec 1771
 8.Priscilla Houston5 b. 19 Feb 1773
 9.James (of Robt IV) Houston5 b. 16 Jan 1775
 10.Clement Houston5 b. 13 Mar 1777, d. 26 Oct 1861
 11.Isaac Howard Houston5 b. 18 Oct 1780, d. Feb 1782
 12.Samuel Houston5 b. 6 Apr 1783, d. 3 Sep 1786
 13.Nancy Houston5 b. 4 Oct 1786

Citations

  1. [S2189] OH & R.R. Sweet (Genealogist) of Washington, DC Miss Elissa Houston of Springfiled, Houston Family History, p. 10.
  2. [S2189] OH & R.R. Sweet (Genealogist) of Washington, DC Miss Elissa Houston of Springfiled, Houston Family History, p. 456.
  3. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 9.
  4. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 221 (will of John Laws).
  5. [S2189] OH & R.R. Sweet (Genealogist) of Washington, DC Miss Elissa Houston of Springfiled, Houston Family History, p. 456 (Bible records of Miss Carrie Houston, Lincoln, DE).

Isaac Howard Houston1

M, b. 18 October 1780, d. February 1782
FatherRobert Houston IV2 b. c 1730, d. b 25 Feb 1788
MotherPriscilla Laws2 b. 23 Aug 1740
Last Edited2 Sep 2011
Birth*18 October 1780Isaac Howard Houston was born on 18 October 1780 at Sussex Co, DE.2 
Death*February 1782He died in February 1782 at Sussex Co, DE, at age 1.2 

Citations

  1. [S2187] Dr. William R.M. Houston, The Houston Family of the Eastern Shore from Ohio Records & Pioneer Families, Vol. 23, p. 33 (Houston Family).
  2. [S2189] OH & R.R. Sweet (Genealogist) of Washington, DC Miss Elissa Houston of Springfiled, Houston Family History, p. 456 (Bible records of Miss Carrie Houston, Lincoln, DE).

Joseph Aydelott Houston1

M, b. 21 June 1766
FatherRobert Houston IV2 b. c 1730, d. b 25 Feb 1788
MotherPriscilla Laws2 b. 23 Aug 1740
Last Edited3 Sep 2011
Birth*21 June 1766Joseph Aydelott Houston was born on 21 June 1766 at Sussex Co, DE.2 
Marriage*circa 1790He married Nancy Fisher circa 1790.3 

Family

Nancy Fisher b. c 1770

Citations

  1. [S2187] Dr. William R.M. Houston, The Houston Family of the Eastern Shore from Ohio Records & Pioneer Families, Vol. 23, p. 33 (Houston Family).
  2. [S2189] OH & R.R. Sweet (Genealogist) of Washington, DC Miss Elissa Houston of Springfiled, Houston Family History, p. 456 (Bible records of Miss Carrie Houston, Lincoln, DE).
  3. [S2189] OH & R.R. Sweet (Genealogist) of Washington, DC Miss Elissa Houston of Springfiled, Houston Family History, p. 456.

Mary (of Thos of Thos) Dixon1,2

F, b. circa 1725
FatherThomas (of Thos) Dixon2 b. 25 Apr 1677, d. b 24 Feb 1747/48
MotherSarah Beauchamp3 b. c 1696, d. b 14 Feb 1750/51
Last Edited13 Mar 2017
Birth*circa 1725Mary (of Thos of Thos) Dixon was born circa 1725 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriagecirca 1743She married Levi Purnell, son of Matthew (of Capt. Thomas) Purnell and Martha McClemmy, circa 1743. 
Married Namecirca 1743 As of circa 1743,her married name was Purnell. 
Will - Father's*8 September 1747Mary was named in her father's will on 8 September 1747 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Thomas Dixon, gentleman, gave to wife Sarah (Extr) my plantation with houses and orchards where I now live, at her decease to son Thomas tracts Bostown (or Bostontown) and Dixon's Lott. To son Isaac (Extr), land between my brother William Dixon and myself, bounded by a corner tree belonging to Capt Thomas Williams and myself and 167 acres taken out of tract Dixon's Addition which I give to son Isaac. To son Isaac 1050 acres marsh taken out of patented land, tracts Dixon's Choice Enlarged, Dam Quarter, Dixon's Lott. To daughter Elizabeth Turpin 20 schillings. To daughter Mary Purnell 20 schilings. To daughter Sarah Dixon 1 slave. My friend Capt. Thomas Williams and son-in-law William Turpin guardian of my 3 children Thomas, Isaac and Sarah Dixon. Witt: William Smith, Outerbridge Horsey and William Fordred.2 
Est Settm't Father's*16 May 1750She was named in the settlement of her father's estate on 16 May 1750 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Thomas Dixon was granted to Mrs. Sarah Dixon and Isaac Dixon with legatees Isaac Dixon (accountant), Thomas Dixon, Elizabeth Turpin (wife of William Turpin, (-----) Purnell (wife of Levey Purnell) and Sarah Dixon (age 11).3 
Will - Mother's*5 February 1750/51Mary was named in her mother's will on 5 February 1750/51 at Somerset Co, MD. In her will Sarah Dixon gave to daughter Sarah and son Isaac, slaves. To son Isaac £10 paying to Elizabeth Turpin, Mary Purnell and Thomas Dixon. To daughter Sarah all my tea furniture. To son Isaac furniture. To son Thomas cattle. To granddaughter Sarah Purnell. To Sarah Purnell, daughter of Levi, one slave and 1/5 part of my clothing, remainder to Sarah Dixon. Slaves to be divided between Thomas, Isaac and Sarah Dixon. Desires her daughter Sarah and her estate to be in care of William Turpin until Isaac Dixon marries. Witt: Thomas Williams, Ambrose Dixon and Risdon Dixon.4 
Est inventory submit*4 April 1752She submitted an inventory of an estate on 4 April 1752 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that the inventory of the estate of Levi Purnell was filed by Mary Purnell, admx/extx. Next of kin were listed as Thomas Purnall and Mathew Purnall.5 
Marriage*circa 1753She married James (of Joseph) Houston, son of Joseph Houston and Tabitha Truitt, circa 1753 at Worcester Co, MD.5 
Married Namecirca 1753 As of circa 1753,her married name was Houston. 
Est Settm't Husb's*20 September 1757Mary (of Thos of Thos) Dixon was named in her husband's estate settlement on 20 September 1757 at Worcester Co, MD. The admin. account on Levi Purnell's estate was submitted by Mary, now wife of James Houston. Distribution was made to Mary (accountant and widow) with residue to 3 children, all under age: Thomas, Sarah & Levi Purnell. Distribution was made on 20 Sep 1757 by Mary Houston, wife of James Houston.5 
Will - Husb's*20 June 1761Mary was named in her husband's will on 20 June 1761 at Worcester Co, MD. She was shown as wife Mary in the will of James Houston.1 
Est inventory submit27 August 1761She submitted an inventory of an estate on 27 August 1761 at Worcester Co, MD. The inventory of James Houston's estate was filed by Mary Houston.6 
Marriage*1762She married William Lane (Quaker) in 1762 at Worcester Co, MD.6 
Married Name1762 As of 1762,her married name was Lane. 
Est inventory submit18 June 1762Mary (of Thos of Thos) Dixon submitted an inventory of an estate on 18 June 1762 at Worcester Co, MD. A second inventory of James Houston's estate was filed by Mary Lane, late Mary Houston, widow.6 
Est Settm't Husb's*3 December 1763She was named in her husband's estate settlement on 3 December 1763 at Worcester Co, MD. The admin. account of James Houston's estate was submitted by Mary Lane (not a Quaker), wife of William Lane (Quaker). A second admin. account was submitted by William Lane admin., d.b.n. at A.A. Co Court. Distribution to widow with residue to James Houston and Mary Houston. Legatees: Isaac Houston; John Houston received Negro Leah; James Houston received Negro Isabel and Negro Esther; Mary Houston received Negro Rebecca; widow received Negro Jone.6 
Est Settm't Husb's27 October 1773She was named in her husband's estate settlement on 27 October 1773 at Worcester Co, MD. Another distribution of the estate of James Houston was made by William Lane admin, d.b.n. to widow and to (equally): James Houston, Mary Houston. Legatees: Isaac Houston, John Houston, James Houston, Mary Houston, widow (unnamed).6 

Family 1

Levi Purnell b. c 1723, d. b 6 Nov 1751
Marriagecirca 1743She married Levi Purnell, son of Matthew (of Capt. Thomas) Purnell and Martha McClemmy, circa 1743. 
Children 1.Thomas (of Levi) Purnell+ b. c 1743, d. b 9 Dec 1774
 2.Levi (of Levi) Purnell Jr. b. c 1745
 3.Sarah (of Levi) Purnell7 b. c 1748

Family 2

James (of Joseph) Houston b. c 1722, d. b 24 Jul 1761
Marriage*circa 1753Mary (of Thos of Thos) Dixon married James (of Joseph) Houston, son of Joseph Houston and Tabitha Truitt, circa 1753 at Worcester Co, MD.5 
Children 1.Isaac (of James) Houston1 b. c 1753
 2.James (of James of Joseph) Houston1,8 b. c 1755
 3.John Houston1 b. c 1757
 4.Mary Houston+1 b. c 1759, d. b 20 Dec 1822

Family 3

William Lane (Quaker) b. c 1725
Marriage*1762Mary (of Thos of Thos) Dixon married William Lane (Quaker) in 1762 at Worcester Co, MD.6 

Citations

  1. [S2002] Sharon S. Jones, Worcester Co, MD Wills, 1759-1769, p. 9 (will of James Houston, wife Mary).
  2. [S2199] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 8, p. 107 (Dixon Family).
  3. [S2199] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 8, p. 106 (Dixon Family).
  4. [S2152] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book 1750-1772, p. 1 (will of Sarh Dixon).
  5. [S975] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 9, p. 220 (Purnell Family).
  6. [S726] Vernon L. Skinner Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland Vol 10, p. 103 (Robert Houston Family).
  7. [S2002] Sharon S. Jones, Worcester Co, MD Wills, 1759-1769, p. 11 (will of Matthew Purnell, wife Martha).
  8. [S726] Vernon L. Skinner Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland Vol 10, p. 106 (Robert Houston Family).

Isaac (of James) Houston1

M, b. circa 1753
FatherJames (of Joseph) Houston1 b. c 1722, d. b 24 Jul 1761
MotherMary (of Thos of Thos) Dixon1 b. c 1725
Last Edited15 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1753Isaac (of James) Houston was born circa 1753 at Somerset Co, MD.2 
Will - Father's*20 June 1761Isaac was named in his father's will on 20 June 1761 at Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as son Isaac Houston in the will of James Houston, wife Mary.1 
Est Settm't Father's*27 October 1773He was named in the settlement of his father's estate on 27 October 1773 at Worcester Co, MD. Another distribution of the estate of James Houston was made by William Lane admin, d.b.n. to widow and to (equally): James Houston, Mary Houston. Legatees: Isaac Houston, John Houston, James Houston, Mary Houston, widow (unnamed).3 

Citations

  1. [S2002] Sharon S. Jones, Worcester Co, MD Wills, 1759-1769, p. 9 (will of James Houston, wife Mary).
  2. [S726] Vernon L. Skinner Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland Vol 10, p. 104 (Robert Houston Family).
  3. [S726] Vernon L. Skinner Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland Vol 10, p. 103 (Robert Houston Family).

John Houston1

M, b. circa 1757
FatherJames (of Joseph) Houston1 b. c 1722, d. b 24 Jul 1761
MotherMary (of Thos of Thos) Dixon1 b. c 1725
Last Edited4 Jan 2015
Birth*circa 1757John Houston was born circa 1757 at Somerset Co, MD.1,2 
Will - Father's*20 June 1761John was named in his father's will on 20 June 1761 at Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as son John in the will of James Houston, wife Mary. He was given "Houston's Chance."1 
Est Settm't Father's*27 October 1773He was named in the settlement of his father's estate on 27 October 1773 at Worcester Co, MD. Another distribution of the estate of James Houston was made by William Lane admin, d.b.n. to widow and to (equally): James Houston, Mary Houston. Legatees: Isaac Houston, John Houston, James Houston, Mary Houston, widow (unnamed).3 

Citations

  1. [S2002] Sharon S. Jones, Worcester Co, MD Wills, 1759-1769, p. 9 (will of James Houston, wife Mary).
  2. [S726] Vernon L. Skinner Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland Vol 10, p. 104 (Robert Houston Family).
  3. [S726] Vernon L. Skinner Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland Vol 10, p. 103 (Robert Houston Family).

James (of James of Joseph) Houston1

M, b. circa 1755
FatherJames (of Joseph) Houston1,2 b. c 1722, d. b 24 Jul 1761
MotherMary (of Thos of Thos) Dixon1,2 b. c 1725
Last Edited4 Jan 2015
Birth*circa 1755James (of James of Joseph) Houston was born circa 1755 at Somerset Co, MD.2 
Will - Father's*20 June 1761James was named in his father's will on 20 June 1761 at Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as son James in the will of James Houston, wife Mary.1 
Est Settm't Father's*27 October 1773He was named in the settlement of his father's estate on 27 October 1773 at Worcester Co, MD. Another distribution of the estate of James Houston was made by William Lane admin, d.b.n. to widow and to (equally): James Houston, Mary Houston. Legatees: Isaac Houston, John Houston, James Houston, Mary Houston, widow (unnamed).3 
Will - Bro-in-law*16 June 1791James was named in his brother-in-law's will on 16 June 1791 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Matthew Purnell, wife Mary, named sons Levi, Moses, sister Sarah Marshall Townsend, mother ____, daughters Charlotty Purnell, Elizabeth Marshall Purnell, wife's brother James Houston & uncle Elisha Purnell.4 

Citations

  1. [S2002] Sharon S. Jones, Worcester Co, MD Wills, 1759-1769, p. 9 (will of James Houston, wife Mary).
  2. [S726] Vernon L. Skinner Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland Vol 10, p. 106 (Robert Houston Family).
  3. [S726] Vernon L. Skinner Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland Vol 10, p. 103 (Robert Houston Family).
  4. [S2148] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JW, 1790-1799, p. 4 (will of Matthew Purnell, wife Mary).

Mary Houston1

F, b. circa 1759, d. before 20 December 1822
FatherJames (of Joseph) Houston1 b. c 1722, d. b 24 Jul 1761
MotherMary (of Thos of Thos) Dixon1 b. c 1725
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited4 Jan 2015
Birth*circa 1759Mary Houston was born circa 1759 at Somerset Co, MD.2 
Will - Father's*20 June 1761Mary was named in her father's will on 20 June 1761 at Worcester Co, MD. She was shown as daughter Mary in the will of James Houston, wife Mary.1 
Est Settm't Father's*27 October 1773She was named in the settlement of her father's estate on 27 October 1773 at Worcester Co, MD. Another distribution of the estate of James Houston was made by William Lane admin, d.b.n. to widow and to (equally): James Houston, Mary Houston. Legatees: Isaac Houston, John Houston, James Houston, Mary Houston, widow (unnamed).3 
Marriagecirca 1778She married Capt. Matthew (of Thos of Matthew) Purnell, son of Thomas Purnell and Elizabeth 'Betty' Marshall, circa 1778 at Worcester Co, MD.4,5 
Married Namecirca 1778 As of circa 1778,her married name was Purnell. 
Will - Husb's*16 June 1791Mary was named in her husband's will on 16 June 1791 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Matthew Purnell, wife Mary, named sons Levi, Moses, sister Sarah Marshall Townsend, mother ____, daughters Charlotty Purnell, Elizabeth Marshall Purnell, wife's brother James Houston & uncle Elisha Purnell.6 
Marriage*circa 1792She married Joshua Townsend, son of Jeremiah Townsend III and Sarah 'Sally' White, circa 1792.7 
Married Namecirca 1792 As of circa 1792,her married name was Townsend. 
Marriage14 April 1795Mary Houston married Robert Townsend, son of William Townsend and Sarah Cordrey, on 14 April 1795 at Worcester Co, MD.4 
Will8 June 1822Mary made a will on 8 June 1822 at Worcester Co, MD. To daughter Elizabeth Marshall Purnell. To son Moses Purnell Extr & land purchased of Sollomon Bradford and deeded me by Molly Duncan, 12 acres. To daughter Charlotte Henderson. To granddaughters Mary James Henderson, Mary Houston Bowen, daughter of Parker Bowen. To grandson Hendy Bowen, son of Parker. Witt: Esme P. Bowen and Riley Jones.8 
Death*before 20 December 1822She died before 20 December 1822 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that her will was proved.4,8 

Family 1

Capt. Matthew (of Thos of Matthew) Purnell b. c 1755, d. b 23 Aug 1791
Marriagecirca 1778She married Capt. Matthew (of Thos of Matthew) Purnell, son of Thomas Purnell and Elizabeth 'Betty' Marshall, circa 1778 at Worcester Co, MD.4,5 
Children 1.Levi Purnell6 b. c 1780
 2.Charlotte Purnell+6 b. c 1782
 3.Elizabeth Marshall Purnell6 b. c 1784, d. b 26 Feb 1830
 4.Moses Purnell+5 b. c 1785, d. b 19 Apr 1859

Family 2

Joshua Townsend b. c 1744
Marriage*circa 1792Mary Houston married Joshua Townsend, son of Jeremiah Townsend III and Sarah 'Sally' White, circa 1792.7 

Family 3

Robert Townsend b. 30 Oct 1749
Marriage14 April 1795Mary Houston married Robert Townsend, son of William Townsend and Sarah Cordrey, on 14 April 1795 at Worcester Co, MD.4 
Child 1.Sally P. Townsend+4 b. c 1796, d. b 8 Jun 1822

Citations

  1. [S2002] Sharon S. Jones, Worcester Co, MD Wills, 1759-1769, p. 9 (will of James Houston, wife Mary).
  2. [S726] Vernon L. Skinner Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland Vol 10, p. 104 (Robert Houston Family).
  3. [S726] Vernon L. Skinner Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland Vol 10, p. 103 (Robert Houston Family).
  4. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 23.
  5. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall,.
  6. [S2148] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JW, 1790-1799, p. 4 (will of Matthew Purnell, wife Mary).
  7. [S975] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 9, p. 254 (Jeremiah Townsend Family).
  8. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 42 (will of Mary Townsend).

John Houston1

M, b. circa 1736, d. before 25 April 1777
FatherJohn Houston1 b. c 1704, d. b 23 Mar 1768
MotherRhoda Townsend1 b. c 1720, d. b 9 Mar 1773
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited14 Sep 2017
Birth*circa 1736John Houston was born circa 1736 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1755He married Mary (-----) circa 1755.2 
Will - Father's*15 February 1768John was named in his father's will on 15 February 1768 at Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as son John in the will of John Houston, wife Rodah.1 
Will*29 June 1775John made a will on 29 June 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will John Houston named heirs: wife Mary Houston; sons John, Leonard and Littleton Houston; Extrs: wife Mary Houston, brother Robert Houston, John Collins & John Mitchell; Witt: Robert Houston, John Collins, James Edger, John Holt, Peter Dolbee & Jarred Hitchens.3 
Death*before 25 April 1777He died before 25 April 1777 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that his will was proved.3 

Family

Mary (-----) b. c 1738
Children 1.Littleton Houston1 b. c 1756
 2.Leonard Houston1 b. c 1760
 3.Rhoda Houston4 b. c 1762
 4.John Houston3 b. c 1764

Citations

  1. [S2002] Sharon S. Jones, Worcester Co, MD Wills, 1759-1769, p. 53 (will of John Houston, wife Rodah).
  2. [S2190] Catherine Bond Gheesling, Notes on Robert Houston of Maryland and Descendants, 1652 to late 1700s.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Delaware, Wills and Probate Records, 1676-1971 for John Houston (also provided by Dennis Krebs via Email dated 6/11/2014).
  4. [S825] Ruth Dryden, Worcester County, MD, Will Book JW4, 1769-1783, p. 21 (will of Rhoda Houston).

Mary (-----)1

F, b. circa 1738
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited14 Sep 2017
Birth*circa 1738Mary (-----) was born circa 1738.1 
Marriage*circa 1755She married John Houston, son of John Houston and Rhoda Townsend, circa 1755.1 
Married Namecirca 1755 As of circa 1755,her married name was Houston. 
Will - Husb's*29 June 1775Mary was named in her husband's will on 29 June 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will John Houston named heirs: wife Mary Houston; sons John, Leonard and Littleton Houston; Extrs: wife Mary Houston, brother Robert Houston, John Collins & John Mitchell; Witt: Robert Houston, John Collins, James Edger, John Holt, Peter Dolbee & Jarred Hitchens.2 

Family

John Houston b. c 1736, d. b 25 Apr 1777
Children 1.Littleton Houston3 b. c 1756
 2.Leonard Houston3 b. c 1760
 3.Rhoda Houston4 b. c 1762
 4.John Houston2 b. c 1764

Citations

  1. [S2190] Catherine Bond Gheesling, Notes on Robert Houston of Maryland and Descendants, 1652 to late 1700s.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Delaware, Wills and Probate Records, 1676-1971 for John Houston (also provided by Dennis Krebs via Email dated 6/11/2014).
  3. [S2002] Sharon S. Jones, Worcester Co, MD Wills, 1759-1769, p. 53 (will of John Houston, wife Rodah).
  4. [S825] Ruth Dryden, Worcester County, MD, Will Book JW4, 1769-1783, p. 21 (will of Rhoda Houston).

Littleton Houston1

M, b. circa 1756
FatherJohn Houston1 b. c 1736, d. b 25 Apr 1777
MotherMary (-----)1 b. c 1738
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited14 Sep 2017
Birth*circa 1756Littleton Houston was born circa 1756 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Grfath's*15 February 1768Littleton was named in his grandfather's will on 15 February 1768 at Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as grandson Littleton Houston, son of my son John, in the will of John Houston, wife Rodah.1
 
Will - Grmoth's*26 February 1773Littleton was named in his grandmother's will on 26 February 1773 at Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as grandson Littleton Houston in the will of Rhoda Houston.2 
Will - Father's*29 June 1775Littleton was named in his father's will on 29 June 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will John Houston named heirs: wife Mary Houston; sons John, Leonard and Littleton Houston; Extrs: wife Mary Houston, brother Robert Houston, John Collins & John Mitchell; Witt: Robert Houston, John Collins, James Edger, John Holt, Peter Dolbee & Jarred Hitchens.3 

Citations

  1. [S2002] Sharon S. Jones, Worcester Co, MD Wills, 1759-1769, p. 53 (will of John Houston, wife Rodah).
  2. [S825] Ruth Dryden, Worcester County, MD, Will Book JW4, 1769-1783, p. 21 (will of Rhoda Houston).
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Delaware, Wills and Probate Records, 1676-1971 for John Houston (also provided by Dennis Krebs via Email dated 6/11/2014).

Leonard Houston1

M, b. circa 1760
FatherJohn Houston1 b. c 1736, d. b 25 Apr 1777
MotherMary (-----)1 b. c 1738
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited14 Sep 2017
Birth*circa 1760Leonard Houston was born circa 1760 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Grfath's*15 February 1768Leonard was named in his grandfather's will on 15 February 1768 at Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as grandson Leonard Houston in the will of John Houston, wife Rodah.1
 
Will - Father's*29 June 1775Leonard was named in his father's will on 29 June 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will John Houston named heirs: wife Mary Houston; sons John, Leonard and Littleton Houston; Extrs: wife Mary Houston, brother Robert Houston, John Collins & John Mitchell; Witt: Robert Houston, John Collins, James Edger, John Holt, Peter Dolbee & Jarred Hitchens.2 

Citations

  1. [S2002] Sharon S. Jones, Worcester Co, MD Wills, 1759-1769, p. 53 (will of John Houston, wife Rodah).
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Delaware, Wills and Probate Records, 1676-1971 for John Houston (also provided by Dennis Krebs via Email dated 6/11/2014).

Robert Houston (of John)

M, b. circa 1738
FatherJohn Houston1 b. c 1704, d. b 23 Mar 1768
MotherRhoda Townsend1 b. c 1720, d. b 9 Mar 1773
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited14 Sep 2017
Birth*circa 1738Robert Houston (of John) was born circa 1738 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1760He married Agnes 'Nancy' Laws, daughter of John Laws Sr. and Agnes Alexander, circa 1760.1 
Will - Father's*15 February 1768Robert was named in his father's will on 15 February 1768 at Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as son Robert in the will of John Houston, wife Rodah.1
 
Will - Brother's*29 June 1775Robert was named in his brother's will on 29 June 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will John Houston named heirs: wife Mary Houston; sons John, Leonard and Littleton Houston; Extrs: wife Mary Houston, brother Robert Houston, John Collins & John Mitchell; Witt: Robert Houston, John Collins, James Edger, John Holt, Peter Dolbee & Jarred Hitchens.2 

Family

Agnes 'Nancy' Laws b. c 1743, d. b 2 Mar 1790
Child 1.Salley Minors Houston1 b. c 1762

Citations

  1. [S2002] Sharon S. Jones, Worcester Co, MD Wills, 1759-1769, p. 53 (will of John Houston, wife Rodah).
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Delaware, Wills and Probate Records, 1676-1971 for John Houston (also provided by Dennis Krebs via Email dated 6/11/2014).

Agnes 'Nancy' Laws1

F, b. circa 1743, d. before 2 March 1790
FatherJohn Laws Sr.1 b. c 1712, d. b 30 Mar 1790
MotherAgnes Alexander b. c 1714
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited13 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1743Agnes 'Nancy' Laws was born circa 1743 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1760She married Robert Houston (of John), son of John Houston and Rhoda Townsend, circa 1760.2 
Married Namecirca 1760 As of circa 1760,her married name was Houston. 
Death*before 2 March 1790Agnes 'Nancy' Laws died before 2 March 1790 at Sussex Co, DE. She was shown as daughter Nancy Houston dec'd in the will of John Laws.3 

Family

Robert Houston (of John) b. c 1738
Child 1.Salley Minors Houston2 b. c 1762

Citations

  1. [S2189] OH & R.R. Sweet (Genealogist) of Washington, DC Miss Elissa Houston of Springfiled, Houston Family History, p. 10.
  2. [S2002] Sharon S. Jones, Worcester Co, MD Wills, 1759-1769, p. 53 (will of John Houston, wife Rodah).
  3. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 221 (will of John Laws).

Salley Minors Houston1

F, b. circa 1762
FatherRobert Houston (of John)1 b. c 1738
MotherAgnes 'Nancy' Laws1 b. c 1743, d. b 2 Mar 1790
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited2 Sep 2011
Birth*circa 1762Salley Minors Houston was born circa 1762 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Grfath's*15 February 1768Salley was named in her grandfather's will on 15 February 1768 at Worcester Co, MD. She was shown as granddaugther Salley Minors Houston in the will of John Houston, wife Rodah.1
 
Will - Grmoth's*26 February 1773Salley was named in her grandmother's will on 26 February 1773 at Worcester Co, MD. She was shown as granddaughter Sally Minors Houston in the will of Rhoda Houston.2 

Citations

  1. [S2002] Sharon S. Jones, Worcester Co, MD Wills, 1759-1769, p. 53 (will of John Houston, wife Rodah).
  2. [S825] Ruth Dryden, Worcester County, MD, Will Book JW4, 1769-1783, p. 21 (will of Rhoda Houston).

Rhoda Houston1

F, b. circa 1762
FatherJohn Houston1 b. c 1736, d. b 25 Apr 1777
MotherMary (-----)1 b. c 1738
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited14 Sep 2017
Birth*circa 1762Rhoda Houston was born circa 1762 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Grmoth's*26 February 1773Rhoda was named in her grandmother's will on 26 February 1773 at Worcester Co, MD. She was shown as granddaughter Rhoda Houston in the will of Rhoda Houston.1 

Citations

  1. [S825] Ruth Dryden, Worcester County, MD, Will Book JW4, 1769-1783, p. 21 (will of Rhoda Houston).

James (of Robert) Houston

M, b. circa 1678
FatherRobert Houston I b. c 1633, d. b 20 Jan 1693/94
MotherGrace Benston (Benston?) b. c 1645
Last Edited4 Jan 2015
Birth*circa 1678James (of Robert) Houston was born circa 1678. 
Will - Father's*25 April 1693James was named in his father's will on 25 April 1693 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as son James (under 16) in the will of Robert Houston, wife Grace.1 

Citations

  1. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 3 (will of Robert Houston, wife Grace).

Tabitha Truitt1,2

F, b. 1687
FatherJames Truitt I2 b. 1659, d. b 30 May 1718
MotherMary Riley b. c 1667
Last Edited4 Jan 2015
Birth*1687Tabitha Truitt was born in 1687 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Marriage*circa 1710She married William Kellam, son of John Kellam and (-----) (-----), circa 1710 at Somerset Co, MD.4,3 
Married Namecirca 1710 As of circa 1710,her married name was Kellam. 
Will - Father's*18 March 1715Tabitha was named in her father's will on 18 March 1715 at Worcester Co, MD. She was shown as daughter Tabitha Kellum in the will of James Truitt Sr., wife Sarah.5 
Administrator*11 April 1719Tabitha was named as administrator of an estate on 11 April 1719 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that the inventory of the estate of William Kellam was filed by Tabitha Kellam, admx. The admin. account was submitted on 24 Nov 1721 by Tabitha Kellam, admx.4 
Marriage*circa 1722She married Joseph Houston, son of Robert Houston I and Grace Benston (Benston?), circa 1722 at Somerset Co, MD.1,4,3 
Married Namecirca 1722 As of circa 1722,her married name was Houston. 
Deposition*17 June 1740Tabitha Truitt gave a deposition on 17 June 1740 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as Tabitha Holstone, aged 53, when she said she was widow of William Kellum, son of John.3 

Family 1

William Kellam b. c 1678, d. b 11 Apr 1719
Marriage*circa 1710She married William Kellam, son of John Kellam and (-----) (-----), circa 1710 at Somerset Co, MD.4,3 
Child 1.John (of Wm) Kellam6 b. c 1710

Family 2

Joseph Houston b. 1685
Marriage*circa 1722Tabitha Truitt married Joseph Houston, son of Robert Houston I and Grace Benston (Benston?), circa 1722 at Somerset Co, MD.1,4,3 
Child 1.James (of Joseph) Houston+3 b. c 1722, d. b 24 Jul 1761

Citations

  1. [S2190] Catherine Bond Gheesling, Notes on Robert Houston of Maryland and Descendants, 1652 to late 1700s.
  2. [S726] Vernon L. Skinner Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland Vol 10, p. 286 (George Truitt Family).
  3. [S726] Vernon L. Skinner Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland Vol 10, p. 99 (Robert Houston Family).
  4. [S975] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 9, p. 137 (John Kellam Family).
  5. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 14 (will of James Truitt Sr., wife Sarah).
  6. [S2297] Jane Baldwin (Jane Baldwin Cotton) and Roberta Bolling Henry, The Maryland Calendar of Wills, Volume IV, 1713-1720, p. 225 (will of John Kellam Sr.).

Mary Purnell1

F, b. circa 1735
Last Edited3 Sep 2011
Birth*circa 1735Mary Purnell was born circa 1735.1 
Marriage*circa 1752She married Robert Houston IV, son of Robert Houston III and Elizabeth Howard, circa 1752 at Snow Hill, Worcester Co, MD.1,2 
Married Namecirca 1752 As of circa 1752,her married name was Houston. 

Family

Robert Houston IV b. c 1730, d. b 25 Feb 1788
Children 1.Mary Houston+1 b. 31 Jan 1753
 2.Purnell Houston1 b. 1 Feb 1755

Citations

  1. [S2189] OH & R.R. Sweet (Genealogist) of Washington, DC Miss Elissa Houston of Springfiled, Houston Family History, p. 456 (Bible records of Miss Carrie Houston, Lincoln, DE).
  2. [S2189] OH & R.R. Sweet (Genealogist) of Washington, DC Miss Elissa Houston of Springfiled, Houston Family History, p. 10.

Mary Houston1

F, b. 31 January 1753
FatherRobert Houston IV1 b. c 1730, d. b 25 Feb 1788
MotherMary Purnell1 b. c 1735
Last Edited3 Sep 2011
Birth*31 January 1753Mary Houston was born on 31 January 1753 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*circa 1775She married John Hazzard circa 1775.2 
Married Namecirca 1775 As of circa 1775,her married name was Hazzard. 

Family

John Hazzard b. c 1750
Child 1.Gov. David Hazzard2 b. c 1776

Citations

  1. [S2189] OH & R.R. Sweet (Genealogist) of Washington, DC Miss Elissa Houston of Springfiled, Houston Family History, p. 456 (Bible records of Miss Carrie Houston, Lincoln, DE).
  2. [S2189] OH & R.R. Sweet (Genealogist) of Washington, DC Miss Elissa Houston of Springfiled, Houston Family History, p. 10.

Purnell Houston1

M, b. 1 February 1755
FatherRobert Houston IV1 b. c 1730, d. b 25 Feb 1788
MotherMary Purnell1 b. c 1735
Last Edited3 Sep 2011
Birth*1 February 1755Purnell Houston was born on 1 February 1755 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*circa 1780He married Mary Carey circa 1780.2 

Family

Mary Carey b. c 1760

Citations

  1. [S2189] OH & R.R. Sweet (Genealogist) of Washington, DC Miss Elissa Houston of Springfiled, Houston Family History, p. 456 (Bible records of Miss Carrie Houston, Lincoln, DE).
  2. [S2189] OH & R.R. Sweet (Genealogist) of Washington, DC Miss Elissa Houston of Springfiled, Houston Family History, p. 10.

John Laws Sr.1,2

M, b. circa 1712, d. before 30 March 1790
FatherWilliam (of John) Laws2 b. 12 Sep 1673, d. b 20 Aug 1729
MotherSarah Beavans2 b. c 1690
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited13 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1712John Laws Sr. was born circa 1712 at Somerset Co, MD.2 
Will - Father's*21 May 1729John was named in his father's will on 21 May 1729 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as a son John in the will of William Laws, wife Sarah.3 
Marriage*circa 1739He married Agnes Alexander, daughter of William Alexander Jr. and Catharine Wallace, circa 1739.1,2 
Anecdote1755 John Laws Sr. moved to Delaware in 1755. Two of his grandsons David Hazzard and John Collins were governors of Delaware.2 
Anecdote*1771 This John Laws was Judge of Sussex County Court of Common Pleas 1771-1778.2 
Will*2 March 1790John made a will on 2 March 1790 at Sussex Co, DE. To grandchildren of son John, land given to son John in his lifetime. Grandson Salgotha(?), land given to son Alexander Laws dec'd. Christian Johnson, land sold by Alexander to her. Residual: 1/5 to heirs of Son Alex; 1/5 to daughter Priscilla Houston; 1/5 to heirs of son John dec'd; 1/5 to heirs of daughter Nancy Houston dec'd.4 
Death*before 30 March 1790He died before 30 March 1790 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that his will was probated.4 

Family

Agnes Alexander b. c 1714
Marriage*circa 1739He married Agnes Alexander, daughter of William Alexander Jr. and Catharine Wallace, circa 1739.1,2 
Children 1.John Laws5 b. c 1739, d. b 2 Mar 1790
 2.Priscilla Laws+1 b. 23 Aug 1740
 3.Agnes 'Nancy' Laws+6 b. c 1743, d. b 2 Mar 1790
 4.Alexander Laws5 b. c 1745, d. b 2 Mar 1790
 5.Sarah Laws+5 b. c 1747, d. b Aug 1773

Citations

  1. [S2189] OH & R.R. Sweet (Genealogist) of Washington, DC Miss Elissa Houston of Springfiled, Houston Family History, p. 456.
  2. [S2204] Billy Laws, Barry W. Miles.
  3. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 30 (will of William Law, wife Sarah).
  4. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 221 (will of John Laws).
  5. [S2180] Thomas Hearne Fooks V, Genealogy Research.
  6. [S2189] OH & R.R. Sweet (Genealogist) of Washington, DC Miss Elissa Houston of Springfiled, Houston Family History, p. 10.

Agnes Alexander1

F, b. circa 1714
FatherWilliam Alexander Jr.2 b. c 1680, d. b 18 Jun 1735
MotherCatharine Wallace2 b. c 1680
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited13 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1714Agnes Alexander was born circa 1714 at Somerset Co, MD.3 
Will - Father's*7 March 1732Agnes was named in her father's will on 7 March 1732 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as daughter Agnes in the will of William Alexander, wife Catharine.2 
Will - Father's*21 March 1734Agnes was named in her father's will on 21 March 1734 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as daughter Agnes in the will of William Alexander, no wife.4 
Will - Brother's*20 March 1737Agnes was named in her brother's will on 20 March 1737 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as sister Agnes and named Extr in the will of Listian Alexander.5 
Land rec'd as gift*2 November 1738She received land as a gift on 2 November 1738 at Somerset Co, MD. Moses Alexander to Agnes Alexander, spinster, land that was granted to William Alexander, father of Moses, in Aug 1728. (NOTE: She was evidently over age 21 and unmarried to be called spinster.) On another date Moses Alexander deeded land to Agnes Alexander, now wife of John Laws.1 
Marriage*circa 1739She married John Laws Sr., son of William (of John) Laws and Sarah Beavans, circa 1739.3,6 
Married Namecirca 1739 As of circa 1739,her married name was Laws. 

Family

John Laws Sr. b. c 1712, d. b 30 Mar 1790
Marriage*circa 1739Agnes Alexander married John Laws Sr., son of William (of John) Laws and Sarah Beavans, circa 1739.3,6 
Children 1.John Laws1 b. c 1739, d. b 2 Mar 1790
 2.Priscilla Laws+3 b. 23 Aug 1740
 3.Agnes 'Nancy' Laws+ b. c 1743, d. b 2 Mar 1790
 4.Alexander Laws1 b. c 1745, d. b 2 Mar 1790
 5.Sarah Laws+1 b. c 1747, d. b Aug 1773

Citations

  1. [S2180] Thomas Hearne Fooks V, Genealogy Research.
  2. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 42 (will of William Alexander, wife Catharine).
  3. [S2189] OH & R.R. Sweet (Genealogist) of Washington, DC Miss Elissa Houston of Springfiled, Houston Family History, p. 456.
  4. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 42 (will of William Alexander, no wife).
  5. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 48 (will of Listian Alexander).
  6. [S2204] Billy Laws, Barry W. Miles.

John Hazzard1

M, b. circa 1750
Last Edited3 Sep 2011
Birth*circa 1750John Hazzard was born circa 1750.1 
Marriage*circa 1775He married Mary Houston, daughter of Robert Houston IV and Mary Purnell, circa 1775.1 
Anecdote* J. Hazzard was a major in the Delware Militia in 1794.1 

Family

Mary Houston b. 31 Jan 1753
Child 1.Gov. David Hazzard1 b. c 1776

Citations

  1. [S2189] OH & R.R. Sweet (Genealogist) of Washington, DC Miss Elissa Houston of Springfiled, Houston Family History, p. 10.

Gov. David Hazzard1

M, b. circa 1776
FatherJohn Hazzard1 b. c 1750
MotherMary Houston1 b. 31 Jan 1753
Last Edited3 Sep 2011
Birth*circa 1776Gov. David Hazzard was born circa 1776 at Sussex Co, MD.1 
Anecdote* David Hazzard, son of Mary Houston and J. Hazzard, was Governor of Delaware in 1829.1 

Citations

  1. [S2189] OH & R.R. Sweet (Genealogist) of Washington, DC Miss Elissa Houston of Springfiled, Houston Family History, p. 10.

Mary Carey1

F, b. circa 1760
Last Edited3 Sep 2011
Birth*circa 1760Mary Carey was born circa 1760.1 
Marriage*circa 1780She married Purnell Houston, son of Robert Houston IV and Mary Purnell, circa 1780.1 
Married Namecirca 1780 As of circa 1780,her married name was Houston. 

Family

Purnell Houston b. 1 Feb 1755

Citations

  1. [S2189] OH & R.R. Sweet (Genealogist) of Washington, DC Miss Elissa Houston of Springfiled, Houston Family History, p. 10.

Nancy Fisher1

F, b. circa 1770
Last Edited3 Sep 2011
Birth*circa 1770Nancy Fisher was born circa 1770.1 
Marriage*circa 1790She married Joseph Aydelott Houston, son of Robert Houston IV and Priscilla Laws, circa 1790.1 
Married Namecirca 1790 As of circa 1790,her married name was Houston. 

Family

Joseph Aydelott Houston b. 21 Jun 1766

Citations

  1. [S2189] OH & R.R. Sweet (Genealogist) of Washington, DC Miss Elissa Houston of Springfiled, Houston Family History, p. 456.

Sarah Houston1

F, b. 17 February 1758, d. 1844
FatherRobert Houston IV1 b. c 1730, d. b 25 Feb 1788
MotherPriscilla Laws1 b. 23 Aug 1740
Last Edited3 Sep 2011
Birth*17 February 1758Sarah Houston was born on 17 February 1758 at Sussex Co, MD.1 
Death*1844She died in 1844.1 

Citations

  1. [S2189] OH & R.R. Sweet (Genealogist) of Washington, DC Miss Elissa Houston of Springfiled, Houston Family History, p. 456 (Bible records of Miss Carrie Houston, Lincoln, DE).

Elizabeth Houston1

F, b. 9 October 1759
FatherRobert Houston IV1 b. c 1730, d. b 25 Feb 1788
MotherPriscilla Laws1 b. 23 Aug 1740
Last Edited14 Sep 2017
Birth*9 October 1759Elizabeth Houston was born on 9 October 1759 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriagecirca 1778She married Nehemiah Carey, son of Thomas Carey and Elizabeth (-----), circa 1778.2 
Married Namecirca 1778 As of circa 1778,her married name was Carey. 
Will - Father's*23 January 1788Elizabeth was named in her father's will on 23 January 1788. In his will Robert Houston (c. 1730-1788), father of Elizabeth, provided a bequest of £5.0 to his daughter "Lizza" in his will, dated 23 Jan 1788. In the probate file for Robert Houston IV, the accounting for his estate shows a disbursement, "Paid to Nehemiah Cary a legacy left his wife....£5.0.0." (Source: Dennis Krebs, Email dated 7/3/2014.) 

Family

Nehemiah Carey b. 7 Mar 1753, d. 11 Aug 1808
Children 1.John Carey2 b. 14 Aug 1779
 2.Lemuel Carey2 b. 23 Feb 1781
 3.Sarah Carey3 b. 19 Feb 1783, d. 27 Aug 1783
 4.Elizabeth Carey3 b. 20 Sep 1784, d. 27 Jan 1785
 5.Priscilla Carey2 b. 11 Mar 1786, d. 10 May 1798
 6.Robert Carey3 b. 11 Mar 1786, d. 2 Oct 1786
 7.James Carey3 b. 9 May 1788
 8.Nehemiah Carey3 b. 6 Dec 1790
 9.Elizabeth Carey3 b. 9 Feb 1793
 10.Nancy Carey3 b. 22 Jan 1798, d. 28 Sep 1802

Citations

  1. [S2189] OH & R.R. Sweet (Genealogist) of Washington, DC Miss Elissa Houston of Springfiled, Houston Family History, p. 456 (Bible records of Miss Carrie Houston, Lincoln, DE).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 264 (will of Thomas Cary Sr., wife Elizabeth).
  3. [S975] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 9, p. 57 (The Thomas Carey Family).

John Alexander Laws 'A.L.' Houston1

M, b. 30 December 1761
FatherRobert Houston IV2 b. c 1730, d. b 25 Feb 1788
MotherPriscilla Laws2 b. 23 Aug 1740
Last Edited3 Sep 2011
Birth*30 December 1761John Alexander Laws 'A.L.' Houston was born on 30 December 1761 at Sussex Co, DE.2 

Citations

  1. [S2190] Catherine Bond Gheesling, Notes on Robert Houston of Maryland and Descendants, 1652 to late 1700s.
  2. [S2189] OH & R.R. Sweet (Genealogist) of Washington, DC Miss Elissa Houston of Springfiled, Houston Family History, p. 456 (Bible records of Miss Carrie Houston, Lincoln, DE).

Nancy Houston1

F, b. 29 April 1768
FatherRobert Houston IV1 b. c 1730, d. b 25 Feb 1788
MotherPriscilla Laws1 b. 23 Aug 1740
Last Edited3 Sep 2011
Birth*29 April 1768Nancy Houston was born on 29 April 1768 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S2189] OH & R.R. Sweet (Genealogist) of Washington, DC Miss Elissa Houston of Springfiled, Houston Family History, p. 456 (Bible records of Miss Carrie Houston, Lincoln, DE).

Liston A. Houston1

M, b. 21 December 1771
FatherRobert Houston IV2 b. c 1730, d. b 25 Feb 1788
MotherPriscilla Laws2 b. 23 Aug 1740
Last Edited3 Sep 2011
Birth*21 December 1771Liston A. Houston was born on 21 December 1771 at Sussex Co, DE.2 

Citations

  1. [S2190] Catherine Bond Gheesling, Notes on Robert Houston of Maryland and Descendants, 1652 to late 1700s.
  2. [S2189] OH & R.R. Sweet (Genealogist) of Washington, DC Miss Elissa Houston of Springfiled, Houston Family History, p. 456 (Bible records of Miss Carrie Houston, Lincoln, DE).

Priscilla Houston1

F, b. 19 February 1773
FatherRobert Houston IV1 b. c 1730, d. b 25 Feb 1788
MotherPriscilla Laws1 b. 23 Aug 1740
Last Edited3 Sep 2011
Birth*19 February 1773Priscilla Houston was born on 19 February 1773 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S2189] OH & R.R. Sweet (Genealogist) of Washington, DC Miss Elissa Houston of Springfiled, Houston Family History, p. 456 (Bible records of Miss Carrie Houston, Lincoln, DE).

James (of Robt IV) Houston1

M, b. 16 January 1775
FatherRobert Houston IV1 b. c 1730, d. b 25 Feb 1788
MotherPriscilla Laws1 b. 23 Aug 1740
Last Edited4 Jan 2015
Birth*16 January 1775James (of Robt IV) Houston was born on 16 January 1775 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S2189] OH & R.R. Sweet (Genealogist) of Washington, DC Miss Elissa Houston of Springfiled, Houston Family History, p. 456 (Bible records of Miss Carrie Houston, Lincoln, DE).

Clement Houston1

M, b. 13 March 1777, d. 26 October 1861
FatherRobert Houston IV1 b. c 1730, d. b 25 Feb 1788
MotherPriscilla Laws1 b. 23 Aug 1740
Last Edited3 Sep 2011
Birth*13 March 1777Clement Houston was born on 13 March 1777 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Death*26 October 1861He died on 26 October 1861 at age 84.1 

Citations

  1. [S2189] OH & R.R. Sweet (Genealogist) of Washington, DC Miss Elissa Houston of Springfiled, Houston Family History, p. 456 (Bible records of Miss Carrie Houston, Lincoln, DE).

Samuel Houston1

M, b. 6 April 1783, d. 3 September 1786
FatherRobert Houston IV1 b. c 1730, d. b 25 Feb 1788
MotherPriscilla Laws1 b. 23 Aug 1740
Last Edited3 Sep 2011
Birth*6 April 1783Samuel Houston was born on 6 April 1783 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Death*3 September 1786He died on 3 September 1786 at age 3.1 

Citations

  1. [S2189] OH & R.R. Sweet (Genealogist) of Washington, DC Miss Elissa Houston of Springfiled, Houston Family History, p. 456 (Bible records of Miss Carrie Houston, Lincoln, DE).

Nancy Houston1

F, b. 4 October 1786
FatherRobert Houston IV1 b. c 1730, d. b 25 Feb 1788
MotherPriscilla Laws1 b. 23 Aug 1740
Last Edited3 Sep 2011
Birth*4 October 1786Nancy Houston was born on 4 October 1786 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S2189] OH & R.R. Sweet (Genealogist) of Washington, DC Miss Elissa Houston of Springfiled, Houston Family History, p. 456 (Bible records of Miss Carrie Houston, Lincoln, DE).

John Thorowgood Houston1

M, b. circa 1795
FatherRobert Houston V1 b. 5 Mar 1764, d. 11 Nov 1821
MotherAnna 'Nancy' Thorowgood1 b. c 1770, d. 6 Apr 1829
ChartsDescendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited3 Sep 2011
Birth*circa 1795John Thorowgood Houston was born circa 1795 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S2190] Catherine Bond Gheesling, Notes on Robert Houston of Maryland and Descendants, 1652 to late 1700s.

Isaac (of Robert) Houston1

M, b. circa 1797
FatherRobert Houston V1 b. 5 Mar 1764, d. 11 Nov 1821
MotherAnna 'Nancy' Thorowgood1 b. c 1770, d. 6 Apr 1829
ChartsDescendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited15 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1797Isaac (of Robert) Houston was born circa 1797 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S2190] Catherine Bond Gheesling, Notes on Robert Houston of Maryland and Descendants, 1652 to late 1700s.

Elizabeth Miller Houston1

F, b. circa 1799
FatherRobert Houston V1 b. 5 Mar 1764, d. 11 Nov 1821
MotherAnna 'Nancy' Thorowgood1 b. c 1770, d. 6 Apr 1829
ChartsDescendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited3 Sep 2011
Birth*circa 1799Elizabeth Miller Houston was born circa 1799 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S2190] Catherine Bond Gheesling, Notes on Robert Houston of Maryland and Descendants, 1652 to late 1700s.

Joseph Houston1

M, b. circa 1804
FatherRobert Houston V1 b. 5 Mar 1764, d. 11 Nov 1821
MotherAnna 'Nancy' Thorowgood1 b. c 1770, d. 6 Apr 1829
ChartsDescendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited3 Sep 2011
Birth*circa 1804Joseph Houston was born circa 1804 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S2190] Catherine Bond Gheesling, Notes on Robert Houston of Maryland and Descendants, 1652 to late 1700s.

Sally Burton Houston1

F, b. circa 1806
FatherRobert Houston V1 b. 5 Mar 1764, d. 11 Nov 1821
MotherAnna 'Nancy' Thorowgood1 b. c 1770, d. 6 Apr 1829
ChartsDescendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited3 Sep 2011
Birth*circa 1806Sally Burton Houston was born circa 1806 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S2190] Catherine Bond Gheesling, Notes on Robert Houston of Maryland and Descendants, 1652 to late 1700s.

Lavinia Cannon1

F, b. 24 January 1762, d. 1822
FatherJoseph Cannon2 b. c 1723, d. c 1803
MotherAnn (-----) b. c 1740
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V (#1)
Ancestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V (#2)
Last Edited18 Sep 2011
Birth*24 January 1762Lavinia Cannon was born on 24 January 1762.3 
Marriage*circa 1776She married Lowther 'Lowder' Hearne, son of Ebenezer Hearne and Priscilla Fooks, circa 1776 at Sussex Co, DE.1,4,3 
Married Namecirca 1776 As of circa 1776,her married name was Hearne. 
Death*1822Lavinia Cannon died in 1822 at Laurel, Sussex Co, DE.5,3 

Family

Lowther 'Lowder' Hearne b. 5 Apr 1753, d. 29 Nov 1809
Children 1.Nancy Hearne1 b. c 1780
 2.George Hearne+1 b. 3 Jul 1783, d. 6 Dec 1845
 3.Sally Hearne+1 b. 18 Jul 1785, d. 26 Jun 1854

Citations

  1. [S2191] William T. Hearne, Brief History and Genealogy of the Hearne Family (1066-1907), p. 176.
  2. [S2180] Thomas Hearne Fooks V, Genealogy Research.
  3. [S2196] Doug Cannon, A Cannon Compilation - Nanticoke James, Dorchester Co, MD & Northwest Fork Hundred, Sussex Co, DE, p. 5.
  4. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 149 (Hearne Family).
  5. [S2191] William T. Hearne, Brief History and Genealogy of the Hearne Family (1066-1907), p. 177.

Ebenezer Hearne1

M, b. 6 May 1717, d. before 15 April 1785
FatherThomas Hearne2 b. 31 May 1691, d. b 26 Mar 1762
MotherSarah B. 'Sally' Newbold2 b. 1 Nov 1691, d. b 1745
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited21 Sep 2011
Birth*6 May 1717Ebenezer Hearne was born on 6 May 1717 at Delmar, Sussex Co, DE.3 
Marriage*circa 1752He married Priscilla Fooks circa 1752.1 
Will - Father's*27 January 1762Ebenezer was named in his father's will on 27 January 1762 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as son Ebenezer in the will of Thomas Hearn.4 
Death*before 15 April 1785He died before 15 April 1785 at Sussex Co, DE. He left no will, but is was on this date that his administration bond was record.1,3 

Family

Priscilla Fooks b. c 1735, d. b 19 Apr 1796
Children 1.Lowther 'Lowder' Hearne+1 b. 5 Apr 1753, d. 29 Nov 1809
 2.George Hearne3 b. 6 Sep 1758, d. 1778
 3.Joseph Hearne3 b. 16 May 1761, d. 1838
 4.Clement Hearne3 b. 29 Nov 1763, d. 1851
 5.Thomas Hearne3 b. 3 Nov 1768, d. 24 Jun 1838
 6.Ebenezer Hearne3 b. 22 Mar 1774, d. 1841

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 149 (Hearne Family).
  2. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 145 (Hearne Family).
  3. [S2191] William T. Hearne, Brief History and Genealogy of the Hearne Family (1066-1907), p. 161.
  4. [S2152] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book 1750-1772, p. 26 (will of Thomas Hearn).

Priscilla Fooks1

F, b. circa 1735, d. before 19 April 1796
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited20 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1735Priscilla Fooks was born circa 1735.1 
Marriage*circa 1752She married Ebenezer Hearne, son of Thomas Hearne and Sarah B. 'Sally' Newbold, circa 1752.1 
Married Namecirca 1752 As of circa 1752,her married name was Hearne. 
Will*5 April 1796Priscilla made a will on 5 April 1796 at Sussex Co, DE. Heirs: sons Luther, Ebenezer, Thomas, Joseph and Clement Hearn; granddaughters Sally Hearn (daughter of Clement) and Priscilla Hearn. Witt: James Williams, Gammage Williams, Samuel Hearn.2,3 
Death*before 19 April 1796She died before 19 April 1796 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that her will was probated.2,3 

Family

Ebenezer Hearne b. 6 May 1717, d. b 15 Apr 1785
Children 1.Lowther 'Lowder' Hearne+1 b. 5 Apr 1753, d. 29 Nov 1809
 2.George Hearne4 b. 6 Sep 1758, d. 1778
 3.Joseph Hearne4 b. 16 May 1761, d. 1838
 4.Clement Hearne4 b. 29 Nov 1763, d. 1851
 5.Thomas Hearne4 b. 3 Nov 1768, d. 24 Jun 1838
 6.Ebenezer Hearne4 b. 22 Mar 1774, d. 1841

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 149 (Hearne Family).
  2. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 150 (Hearne Family).
  3. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 270 (will of Priscilla Hearn).
  4. [S2191] William T. Hearne, Brief History and Genealogy of the Hearne Family (1066-1907), p. 161.

Sarah B. 'Sally' Newbold1

F, b. 1 November 1691, d. before 1745
FatherThomas Newbold I2 b. c 1650, d. b 5 Jun 1713
MotherJane (-----)3 b. c 1670
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited20 Mar 2012
Birth*1 November 1691Sarah B. 'Sally' Newbold was born on 1 November 1691 at Pocomoke, Somerset Co, MD.4 
Marriage*before 9 February 1712She married Thomas Hearne, son of William Hearne I Gent. and Mary Cuthbert, before 9 February 1712 at Somerset Co, MD.5 
Will - Father's*9 February 1712Sarah was named in her father's will on 9 February 1712 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as daughter Sarah, wife of Thomas Hearne, in the will of Thomas Newbold, wife Jane.2 
Married Namebefore 9 February 1712 As of before 9 February 1712,her married name was Hearne. 
Death*before 1745She died before 1745.3 

Family

Thomas Hearne b. 31 May 1691, d. b 26 Mar 1762
Children 1.Nehemiah Hearne5 b. b 1717
 2.Thomas Hearne5 b. c 1717
 3.Ebenezer Hearne+5 b. 6 May 1717, d. b 15 Apr 1785
 4.George Hearne5 b. b 1718
 5.William Hearne5 b. b 1727

Citations

  1. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 15.
  2. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 10 (will of Thomas Newbold, wife Jane).
  3. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 190 (Newbold Family).
  4. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 145 (Hearne Family) & p. 190 (Newbold Family).
  5. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 145 (Hearne Family).

Thomas Newbold I1

M, b. circa 1650, d. before 5 June 1713
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited4 Jan 2015
Birth*circa 1650Thomas Newbold I was born circa 1650.1 
Marriage*circa 1675He married Adriana (-----) circa 1675.2 
Land patented*1678Thomas Newbold I patented land in 1678 at north of Pitts Neck, Somerset Co, MD. It was in this year that Thomas Newbold was granted 450 acres for transporting into Somerset Co himself, his wife Adriana, his children Murphy and Sarah and 5 other headrights. That same year he received payment for services in expedition against Nanticoke Indians. Also in 1678 he purchased from Edward Wale and Elizabeth his wife the tracts Acquintica, made up of 2 parts, 300 acres and 200 acres and Friendship, 100 acres. These were located side by side on the north side of Pocomoke River a few miles upstream from Pitts Neck.3 
Marriage*circa 1688He married Jane (-----) circa 1688.2 
Will*9 February 1712Thomas made a will on 9 February 1712 at Somerset Co, MD. To eldest son Thomas land "Acquatico," "Friendship," & "Gift. To 2nd son William land "Acquatico," "Friendship" & "Gift." To 3rd son John land "Bachan." To youngest son Francis land "Brachan." To daughter Sarah, wife of Thomas Hearne. To wife Jane Extr. to 2 youngest daughters Margaret and Mary. Witt: John Perkins, Alexander Graunt & Thomas Layfield.1 
Death*before 5 June 1713He died before 5 June 1713 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was probated.1 

Family 1

Adriana (-----) b. c 1655
Children 1.Murphy Newbold3 b. c 1675
 2.Sarah Newbold I3 b. c 1677, d. b 1691
 3.Thomas Newbold II+4 b. c 1680, d. b 23 Apr 1746
 4.William Newbold5 b. bt 1679 - 1688, d. 1720

Family 2

Jane (-----) b. c 1670
Children 1.Katherine Newbold2 b. 15 Oct 1689
 2.Francis Newbold+6 b. 1690, d. Mar 1777
 3.Sarah Newbold II2 b. 1691
 4.Sarah B. 'Sally' Newbold+1 b. 1 Nov 1691, d. b 1745
 5.John Newbold7 b. c 1695, d. a 1775
 6.Mary Newbold8 b. c 1700

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 10 (will of Thomas Newbold, wife Jane).
  2. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 190 (Newbold Family).
  3. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 188 (Newbold Family).
  4. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 190 (Newbod family).
  5. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 193 (Newbold Family).
  6. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 195 (Newbold Family).
  7. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 194 (Newbold Family).
  8. [S726] Vernon L. Skinner Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland Vol 10, p. 101 (Robert Houston Family).

Jane (-----)1

F, b. circa 1670
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited4 Jan 2015
Birth*circa 1670Jane (-----) was born circa 1670.1 
Marriage*circa 1688She married Thomas Newbold I circa 1688.2 
Married Namecirca 1688 As of circa 1688,her married name was Newbold. 
Will - Husb's*9 February 1712Jane was named in her husband's will on 9 February 1712 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as wife Jane in the will of Thomas Newbold.1 

Family

Thomas Newbold I b. c 1650, d. b 5 Jun 1713
Children 1.Katherine Newbold2 b. 15 Oct 1689
 2.Francis Newbold+3 b. 1690, d. Mar 1777
 3.Sarah Newbold II2 b. 1691
 4.Sarah B. 'Sally' Newbold+2 b. 1 Nov 1691, d. b 1745
 5.John Newbold4 b. c 1695, d. a 1775
 6.Mary Newbold5 b. c 1700

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 10 (will of Thomas Newbold, wife Jane).
  2. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 190 (Newbold Family).
  3. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 195 (Newbold Family).
  4. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 194 (Newbold Family).
  5. [S726] Vernon L. Skinner Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland Vol 10, p. 101 (Robert Houston Family).

Adriana (-----)1

F, b. circa 1655
Last Edited20 Mar 2012
Birth*circa 1655Adriana (-----) was born circa 1655.1 
Marriage*circa 1675She married Thomas Newbold I circa 1675.1 
Married Namecirca 1675 As of circa 1675,her married name was Newbold. 

Family

Thomas Newbold I b. c 1650, d. b 5 Jun 1713
Children 1.Murphy Newbold2 b. c 1675
 2.Sarah Newbold I2 b. c 1677, d. b 1691
 3.Thomas Newbold II+3 b. c 1680, d. b 23 Apr 1746
 4.William Newbold4 b. bt 1679 - 1688, d. 1720

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 190 (Newbold Family).
  2. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 188 (Newbold Family).
  3. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 190 (Newbod family).
  4. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 193 (Newbold Family).

Katherine Newbold1

F, b. 15 October 1689
FatherThomas Newbold I1 b. c 1650, d. b 5 Jun 1713
MotherJane (-----)1 b. c 1670
Last Edited20 Mar 2012
Birth*15 October 1689Katherine Newbold was born on 15 October 1689 at Pocomoke, Somerset Co, MD.2 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 190 (Newbold Family).
  2. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 193 (Newbold Family).

William Hearne1

M, b. before 1727
FatherThomas Hearne1 b. 31 May 1691, d. b 26 Mar 1762
MotherSarah B. 'Sally' Newbold1 b. 1 Nov 1691, d. b 1745
Last Edited3 Sep 2011
Birth*before 1727William Hearne was born before 1727 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 145 (Hearne Family).

George Hearne1

M, b. before 1718
FatherThomas Hearne1 b. 31 May 1691, d. b 26 Mar 1762
MotherSarah B. 'Sally' Newbold1 b. 1 Nov 1691, d. b 1745
Last Edited3 Sep 2011
Birth*before 1718George Hearne was born before 1718 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*27 January 1762George was named in his father's will on 27 January 1762 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as son George in the will of Thomas Hearn.2 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 145 (Hearne Family).
  2. [S2152] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book 1750-1772, p. 26 (will of Thomas Hearn).

Thomas Hearne1

M, b. circa 1717
FatherThomas Hearne1 b. 31 May 1691, d. b 26 Mar 1762
MotherSarah B. 'Sally' Newbold1 b. 1 Nov 1691, d. b 1745
Last Edited3 Sep 2011
Birth*circa 1717Thomas Hearne was born circa 1717 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*27 January 1762Thomas was named in his father's will on 27 January 1762 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as son Thomas in the will of Thomas Hearn.2 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 145 (Hearne Family).
  2. [S2152] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book 1750-1772, p. 26 (will of Thomas Hearn).

Nehemiah Hearne1

M, b. before 1717
FatherThomas Hearne1 b. 31 May 1691, d. b 26 Mar 1762
MotherSarah B. 'Sally' Newbold1 b. 1 Nov 1691, d. b 1745
Last Edited3 Sep 2011
Birth*before 1717Nehemiah Hearne was born before 1717 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 145 (Hearne Family).

George Hearne1

M, b. 6 September 1758, d. 1778
FatherEbenezer Hearne1 b. 6 May 1717, d. b 15 Apr 1785
MotherPriscilla Fooks1 b. c 1735, d. b 19 Apr 1796
Last Edited3 Sep 2011
Birth*6 September 1758George Hearne was born on 6 September 1758 at Laurel, Sussex Co, DE.1 
Death*1778He died in 1778 at New Jersey. He was killed by the Hessians in the Rev. War.1 

Citations

  1. [S2191] William T. Hearne, Brief History and Genealogy of the Hearne Family (1066-1907), p. 161.

Joseph Hearne1

M, b. 16 May 1761, d. 1838
FatherEbenezer Hearne1 b. 6 May 1717, d. b 15 Apr 1785
MotherPriscilla Fooks1 b. c 1735, d. b 19 Apr 1796
Last Edited16 Nov 2011
Birth*16 May 1761Joseph Hearne was born on 16 May 1761 at Laurel, Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Mother's*5 April 1796Joseph was named in his mother's will on 5 April 1796 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as son Jospeh Hearn in the will of Priscilla Hearn.2 
Death*1838He died in 1838 at Alabama.1 

Citations

  1. [S2191] William T. Hearne, Brief History and Genealogy of the Hearne Family (1066-1907), p. 161.
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 270 (will of Priscilla Hearn).

Clement Hearne1

M, b. 29 November 1763, d. 1851
FatherEbenezer Hearne1 b. 6 May 1717, d. b 15 Apr 1785
MotherPriscilla Fooks1 b. c 1735, d. b 19 Apr 1796
Last Edited16 Nov 2011
Birth*29 November 1763Clement Hearne was born on 29 November 1763 at Laurel, Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Mother's*5 April 1796Clement was named in his mother's will on 5 April 1796 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as son Clement Hearn in the will of Priscilla Hearn.2 
Death*1851He died in 1851 at Lexington, KY.1 

Citations

  1. [S2191] William T. Hearne, Brief History and Genealogy of the Hearne Family (1066-1907), p. 161.
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 270 (will of Priscilla Hearn).

Thomas Hearne1

M, b. 3 November 1768, d. 24 June 1838
FatherEbenezer Hearne1 b. 6 May 1717, d. b 15 Apr 1785
MotherPriscilla Fooks1 b. c 1735, d. b 19 Apr 1796
Last Edited16 Nov 2011
Birth*3 November 1768Thomas Hearne was born on 3 November 1768 at Laurel, Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Mother's*5 April 1796Thomas was named in his mother's will on 5 April 1796 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as Thomas Hearn in the will of Priscilla Hearn.2 
Death*24 June 1838He died on 24 June 1838 at Delaware at age 69.1 

Citations

  1. [S2191] William T. Hearne, Brief History and Genealogy of the Hearne Family (1066-1907), p. 161.
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 270 (will of Priscilla Hearn).

Ebenezer Hearne1

M, b. 22 March 1774, d. 1841
FatherEbenezer Hearne1 b. 6 May 1717, d. b 15 Apr 1785
MotherPriscilla Fooks1 b. c 1735, d. b 19 Apr 1796
Last Edited26 Sep 2011
Birth*22 March 1774Ebenezer Hearne was born on 22 March 1774 at Laurel, Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Mother's*5 April 1796Ebenezer was named in his mother's will on 5 April 1796 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as son Ebenezer Hearn in the will of Priscilla Hearn.2 
Death*1841He died in 1841 at Delaware.1 

Citations

  1. [S2191] William T. Hearne, Brief History and Genealogy of the Hearne Family (1066-1907), p. 161.
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 270 (will of Priscilla Hearn).

Joseph Cannon1

M, b. circa 1723, d. circa 1803
FatherJames Cannon II2 b. 1684, d. b 13 Dec 1751
MotherSarah (-----)2 b. c 1695, d. b 18 Jan 1785
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited18 Sep 2011
Birth*circa 1723Joseph Cannon was born circa 1723 at Sussex Co, DE.3 
Marriage*circa 1755He married Ann (-----) circa 1755. 
Will - Mother's*16 September 1779Joseph was named in his mother's will on 16 September 1779 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as son Joseph Cannon in the will of Sarah Cannon.4 
Death*circa 1803He died circa 1803.3 

Family

Ann (-----) b. c 1740
Child 1.Lavinia Cannon+1 b. 24 Jan 1762, d. 1822

Citations

  1. [S2180] Thomas Hearne Fooks V, Genealogy Research.
  2. [S2196] Doug Cannon, A Cannon Compilation - Nanticoke James, Dorchester Co, MD & Northwest Fork Hundred, Sussex Co, DE, p. 1.
  3. [S2196] Doug Cannon, A Cannon Compilation - Nanticoke James, Dorchester Co, MD & Northwest Fork Hundred, Sussex Co, DE, p. 4.
  4. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 163 (will of Sarah Cannon).

Ann (-----)1

F, b. circa 1740
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited18 Sep 2011
Birth*circa 1740Ann (-----) was born circa 1740. 
Marriage*circa 1755She married Joseph Cannon, son of James Cannon II and Sarah (-----), circa 1755. 
Married Namecirca 1755 As of circa 1755,her married name was Cannon. 

Family

Joseph Cannon b. c 1723, d. c 1803
Child 1.Lavinia Cannon+ b. 24 Jan 1762, d. 1822

Citations

  1. [S2196] Doug Cannon, A Cannon Compilation - Nanticoke James, Dorchester Co, MD & Northwest Fork Hundred, Sussex Co, DE, p. 4.

Joseph Warrington Jr.1

M, b. circa 1756, d. 19 December 1829
FatherJoseph Warrington Sr.1 b. 21 Mar 1724, d. b 26 Oct 1778
MotherRachel Tilney (Tenley?)1 b. c 1726, d. c 1776
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited16 Sep 2011
Birth*circa 1756Joseph Warrington Jr. was born circa 1756 at Sussex Co, DE.2 
Will - Father's*20 October 1778Joseph was named in his father's will on 20 October 1778 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as son Joseph Warrington in the will of Joseph Warrington, wife unnamed.3 
Marriage*circa 1810He married Ann Jefferson, daughter of Warren 'Warring' Jefferson and (-----) (-----), circa 1810.4 
Will*4 November 1824Joseph made a will on 4 November 1824 at Sussex Co, DE.2 
Death*19 December 1829He died on 19 December 1829 at Sussex Co, DE.2 

Family

Ann Jefferson b. c 1790, d. b 23 Apr 1836
Child 1.Naomi Warrington+4 b. 3 Feb 1812, d. 2 Jan 1886

Citations

  1. [S2193] Charles Elzey Warrington Jr., The Charles Elzey Warrington Genealogy, p. 140.
  2. [S2193] Charles Elzey Warrington Jr., The Charles Elzey Warrington Genealogy, p. 141.
  3. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 125 (will of Joseph Warrington, wife unnamed).
  4. [S2180] Thomas Hearne Fooks V, Genealogy Research.

Ann Jefferson1

F, b. circa 1790, d. before 23 April 1836
FatherWarren 'Warring' Jefferson2 b. c 1746, d. 1818
Mother(-----) (-----) b. c 1765
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited16 Sep 2011
Birth*circa 1790Ann Jefferson was born circa 1790 at Sussex Co, DE.2 
Marriage*circa 1810She married Joseph Warrington Jr., son of Joseph Warrington Sr. and Rachel Tilney (Tenley?), circa 1810.1 
Married Namecirca 1810 As of circa 1810,her married name was Warrington. 
Will*28 January 1832Ann made a will on 28 January 1832 at Sussex Co, DE.2 
Death*before 23 April 1836She died before 23 April 1836 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that her will was probated.2 

Family

Joseph Warrington Jr. b. c 1756, d. 19 Dec 1829
Child 1.Naomi Warrington+1 b. 3 Feb 1812, d. 2 Jan 1886

Citations

  1. [S2180] Thomas Hearne Fooks V, Genealogy Research.
  2. [S2193] Charles Elzey Warrington Jr., The Charles Elzey Warrington Genealogy, p. 186.

Joshua Hudson II1

M, b. 17 October 1796, d. 25 September 1881
FatherJoshua Hudson I2 b. c 1760, d. 30 Sep 1796
MotherZipporah Holloway2 b. c 1775
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited11 Aug 2012
Birth*17 October 1796Joshua Hudson II was born on 17 October 1796 at St. Martins, Worcester Co, MD.2 
Marriage*23 September 1825He married Mary 'Molly' Dunaway, daughter of John L. Dunaway and Nancy (-----), on 23 September 1825 at Worcester Co, MD.3 
Census head1830Joshua was listed as a head of household in the census of 1830 at District 3, Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as Joshua Hudson, a head of household, age 30-40. Listed with him was 1 female age 20-30 and 1 female age 70-80.4 
Census head*1850Joshua was listed as a head of household in the census of 1850 at Dagsborough Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as Joshua Hudson, age 54, the head of family #268. Listed with him were the following Hudsons: Mary H., age 42; Elizabeth, age 20; Nancy C., age 17; Mary A., age 16; Joseph D., age 14; David H., age 12; John, age 11; Margaret, age 7; Joshua W., age 4. Also listed was Annanias Jones, age 24.5 
Death*25 September 1881He died on 25 September 1881 at Sussex Co, DE, at age 84.2 

Family

Mary 'Molly' Dunaway b. 26 Aug 1808, d. 10 Jun 1864
Child 1.Cecelia 'Sisselia' Catharine P. Hudson+1 b. 4 Mar 1835, d. 30 Jan 1908

Citations

  1. [S2180] Thomas Hearne Fooks V, Genealogy Research.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Frey Family Tree, owner thefreyguy68.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Maryland Marriage Records, 1655-1850.
  4. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, 1830 Federal Census, Worcester Co, MD, District 3).
  5. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Sussex Co, DE.

Mary 'Molly' Dunaway1

F, b. 26 August 1808, d. 10 June 1864
FatherJohn L. Dunaway1 b. c 1774, d. 1850
MotherNancy (-----)1 b. c 1774, d. 1850
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited20 Sep 2011
Birth*26 August 1808Mary 'Molly' Dunaway was born on 26 August 1808 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*23 September 1825She married Joshua Hudson II, son of Joshua Hudson I and Zipporah Holloway, on 23 September 1825 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Married Name23 September 1825 As of 23 September 1825,her married name was Hudson. 
Death*10 June 1864Mary 'Molly' Dunaway died on 10 June 1864 at Sussex Co, DE, at age 55.1 

Family

Joshua Hudson II b. 17 Oct 1796, d. 25 Sep 1881
Child 1.Cecelia 'Sisselia' Catharine P. Hudson+ b. 4 Mar 1835, d. 30 Jan 1908

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Frey Family Tree, owner thefreyguy68.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Maryland Marriage Records, 1655-1850.

Paynter Frame Watson1

M, b. 4 July 1809, d. 14 July 1851
FatherCrafford Mills Watson1 b. 7 Nov 1788, d. 26 May 1836
MotherNancy (-----)2 b. 1785
ChartsDescendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Ancestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited28 Mar 2013
Birth*4 July 1809Paynter Frame Watson was born on 4 July 1809 at Dagsboro Hundred, Sussex Co, DE.2 
Marriage*5 May 1834He married Elizabeth J. Moore, daughter of William Moore and Nancy Jacob, on 5 May 1834 at Sussex Co, DE. They were shown as Paynter F. Watson and Elizabeth Moor.3 
Will*21 June 1851Paynter made a will on 21 June 1851 at Sussex Co, DE. His will was probated 2 July 1851, recorded in will book 10, p. 540, Georgetown, DE. He named his 3 living children as Henry Hill Watson, Peter Robinson Watson and John Mattox Watson (all under age 21). My Extr to take possession of my keys, money, notes, bonds & effects.4 
Death*14 July 1851He died on 14 July 1851 at Baltimore Hundred, Sussex Co, DE, at age 42.2 

Family

Elizabeth J. Moore b. 14 Oct 1812, d. 24 Jan 1848
Children 1.Henry Hill Watson+1 b. 4 Jun 1836, d. 26 Sep 1915
 2.Mannaw G. Watson4 b. 10 Nov 1838, d. b 21 Jun 1851
 3.Peter Robinson Watson4 b. c 1840
 4.Sarah A. Watson4 b. 7 Feb 1842, d. b 21 Jun 1851
 5.John Maddox Watson b. 28 Jun 1847

Citations

  1. [S2180] Thomas Hearne Fooks V, Genealogy Research.
  2. [S2180] Thomas Hearne Fooks V, Genealogy Research, Pedigree Chart made by Steven V. Tindall, 2028 Mitscher Road, Ridgecrest, CA 93555, June 1982 (showing ancestors of Henry Hill Watson 1836-1915).
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Delware Marriage Records, 1744-1912.
  4. [S2180] Thomas Hearne Fooks V, Genealogy Research, Hand written notes by Dorothy W. Pepper, 89 W. Church St., P.O. Box 6, Selbyville, DE 19975 - April 1993.

Elizabeth J. Moore1

F, b. 14 October 1812, d. 24 January 1848
FatherWilliam Moore2 b. c 1781
MotherNancy Jacob b. c 1795
ChartsDescendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Ancestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited28 Mar 2013
Birth*14 October 1812Elizabeth J. Moore was born on 14 October 1812 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*5 May 1834She married Paynter Frame Watson, son of Crafford Mills Watson and Nancy (-----), on 5 May 1834 at Sussex Co, DE. They were shown as Paynter F. Watson and Elizabeth Moor.3 
Married Name5 May 1834 As of 5 May 1834,her married name was Watson. 
Death*24 January 1848Elizabeth J. Moore died on 24 January 1848 at Baltimore Hundred, Sussex Co, DE, at age 35.1 

Family

Paynter Frame Watson b. 4 Jul 1809, d. 14 Jul 1851
Children 1.Henry Hill Watson+2 b. 4 Jun 1836, d. 26 Sep 1915
 2.Mannaw G. Watson4 b. 10 Nov 1838, d. b 21 Jun 1851
 3.Peter Robinson Watson4 b. c 1840
 4.Sarah A. Watson4 b. 7 Feb 1842, d. b 21 Jun 1851
 5.John Maddox Watson b. 28 Jun 1847

Citations

  1. [S2180] Thomas Hearne Fooks V, Genealogy Research, Pedigree Chart made by Steven V. Tindall, 2028 Mitscher Road, Ridgecrest, CA 93555, June 1982 (showing ancestors of Henry Hill Watson 1836-1915).
  2. [S2180] Thomas Hearne Fooks V, Genealogy Research.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Delware Marriage Records, 1744-1912.
  4. [S2180] Thomas Hearne Fooks V, Genealogy Research, Hand written notes by Dorothy W. Pepper, 89 W. Church St., P.O. Box 6, Selbyville, DE 19975 - April 1993.

Crafford Mills Watson1

M, b. 7 November 1788, d. 26 May 1836
FatherPeter Watson (s/o Urias)2 b. b 1750
MotherElisha (-----)2 b. c 1765, d. bt 1810 - 1820
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited17 Nov 2011
Birth*7 November 1788Crafford Mills Watson was born on 7 November 1788 at Dagsboro Hundred, Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*circa 1805He married Nancy (-----) circa 1805.1 
Death*26 May 1836Crafford Mills Watson died on 26 May 1836 at Sussex Co, DE, at age 47.1 

Family

Nancy (-----) b. 1785
Children 1.Paynter Frame Watson+2 b. 4 Jul 1809, d. 14 Jul 1851
 2.Nancy Watson3 b. c 1811

Citations

  1. [S2180] Thomas Hearne Fooks V, Genealogy Research, Pedigree Chart made by Steven V. Tindall, 2028 Mitscher Road, Ridgecrest, CA 93555, June 1982 (showing ancestors of Henry Hill Watson 1836-1915).
  2. [S2180] Thomas Hearne Fooks V, Genealogy Research.
  3. [S2180] Thomas Hearne Fooks V, Genealogy Research, Hand written notes by Dorothy W. Pepper, 89 W. Church St., P.O. Box 6, Selbyville, DE 19975 - April 1993.

Nancy (-----)1

F, b. 1785
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited9 Oct 2011
Birth*1785Nancy (-----) was born in 1785. 
Marriage*circa 1805She married Crafford Mills Watson, son of Peter Watson (s/o Urias) and Elisha (-----), circa 1805.2 
Married Namecirca 1805 As of circa 1805,her married name was Watson. 

Family

Crafford Mills Watson b. 7 Nov 1788, d. 26 May 1836
Children 1.Paynter Frame Watson+2 b. 4 Jul 1809, d. 14 Jul 1851
 2.Nancy Watson3 b. c 1811

Citations

  1. [S2180] Thomas Hearne Fooks V, Genealogy Research.
  2. [S2180] Thomas Hearne Fooks V, Genealogy Research, Pedigree Chart made by Steven V. Tindall, 2028 Mitscher Road, Ridgecrest, CA 93555, June 1982 (showing ancestors of Henry Hill Watson 1836-1915).
  3. [S2180] Thomas Hearne Fooks V, Genealogy Research, Hand written notes by Dorothy W. Pepper, 89 W. Church St., P.O. Box 6, Selbyville, DE 19975 - April 1993.

William Moore1

M, b. circa 1781
FatherWilliam Moore2 b. 4 Dec 1738, d. b 23 Feb 1796
MotherNancy Horsey2 b. c 1758
ChartsDescendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Ancestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited7 Jun 2015
Birth*circa 1781William Moore was born circa 1781 at Sussex Co, DE.3,4 
Will - Uncle's9 February 1793William was named in his uncle's will on 9 February 1793 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as William Moore, child of my brother-in-law William Moore and sister Nancy Moore, in the will of Nathaniel Horsey, wife Nancy with unborn child.2 
Marriage*circa 1810He married Nancy Jacob circa 1810.3 

Family

Nancy Jacob b. c 1795
Child 1.Elizabeth J. Moore+1 b. 14 Oct 1812, d. 24 Jan 1848

Citations

  1. [S2180] Thomas Hearne Fooks V, Genealogy Research.
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 240 (will of Nathaniel Horsey, wife Nancy).
  3. [S2180] Thomas Hearne Fooks V, Genealogy Research, Pedigree Chart made by Steven V. Tindall, 2028 Mitscher Road, Ridgecrest, CA 93555, June 1982 (showing ancestors of Henry Hill Watson 1836-1915).
  4. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research.

Nancy Horsey1

F, b. circa 1758
FatherOuterbridge Horsey I2 b. c 1720, d. b 22 Oct 1788
MotherMary (of Wm of Thos) Dixon3 b. c 1720
ChartsDescendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Ancestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited25 Jun 2012
Birth*circa 1758Nancy Horsey was born circa 1758 at Somerset Co, MD.4 
Marriage*circa 1776She married William Moore, son of Thomas Moore II and Grace Beauchamp (Beauchamp?), circa 1776.4 
Married Namecirca 1776 As of circa 1776,her married name was Moore. 
Will - Father's*3 November 1785Nancy was named in her father's will on 3 November 1785 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as daughter Nancy Moore in the will of Outerbridge Horsey. William Moore was a witness.2 
Will - Brother's*20 November 1787Nancy was named in her brother's will on 20 November 1787 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as sister Nancy Moore in the will of Stephen Horsey of Sussex County, DE.5 
Will - Brother's9 February 1793Nancy was named in her brother's will on 9 February 1793 at Sussex Co, DE. She was shown as sister Nancy Moore in the will of Nathaniel Horsey, wife Nancy with unborn child. He also named Mary Horsey Moore, Kitturah Moore and William Moore the children of my brother-in-law William Moore and sister Nancy Moore.6 

Family

William Moore b. 4 Dec 1738, d. b 23 Feb 1796
Children 1.Mary Horsey Moore6 b. c 1777
 2.Kitturah Moore6 b. c 1779
 3.William Moore+6 b. c 1781
 4.Ann Moore7 b. c 1783
 5.Betsy Moore7 b. c 1785

Citations

  1. [S567] Woodrow T. Wilson, Thirty-Four Families of Old Somerset Co., Maryland, p. 378 (Horsey family).
  2. [S1053] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 7, 1788-1799, pp. 1 & 2 (will of Outerbridge Horsey).
  3. [S958] James R. Revell Sr., Descendants of Randall Revell of the Eastern Shore, p. 206 (4th Generation).
  4. [S958] James R. Revell Sr., Descendants of Randall Revell of the Eastern Shore, p. 254 (5th Generation).
  5. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 44 (will of Stephen Horsey of Sussex Co, DE).
  6. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 240 (will of Nathaniel Horsey, wife Nancy).
  7. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research.

Elisha (-----)1

F, b. circa 1765, d. between 1810 and 1820
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited15 Feb 2013
Birth*circa 1765Elisha (-----) was born circa 1765.1 
Marriage*before 1782She married Peter Watson (s/o Urias), son of Euriah 'Urias' Watson and (-----) (-----), before 1782.2 
Married Namebefore 1782 As of before 1782,her married name was Watson. 
Death*between 1810 and 1820Elisha (-----) died between 1810 and 1820.1 

Family

Peter Watson (s/o Urias) b. b 1750
Child 1.Crafford Mills Watson+1 b. 7 Nov 1788, d. 26 May 1836

Citations

  1. [S2180] Thomas Hearne Fooks V, Genealogy Research.
  2. [S2180] Thomas Hearne Fooks V, Genealogy Research, Pedigree Chart made by Steven V. Tindall, 2028 Mitscher Road, Ridgecrest, CA 93555, June 1982 (showing ancestors of Henry Hill Watson 1836-1915).

Alexander Laws1

M, b. circa 1745, d. before 2 March 1790
FatherJohn Laws Sr.1 b. c 1712, d. b 30 Mar 1790
MotherAgnes Alexander1 b. c 1714
Last Edited13 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1745Alexander Laws was born circa 1745.1 
Anecdote*1776 Alexander Laws was Judge of State Court in 1776 and Senator in 1786.2 
Death*before 2 March 1790He died before 2 March 1790 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as my dec'd son Alexander Laws in the will of John Laws.3 

Citations

  1. [S2180] Thomas Hearne Fooks V, Genealogy Research.
  2. [S2204] Billy Laws, Barry W. Miles.
  3. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 221 (will of John Laws).

Sarah Laws1

F, b. circa 1747, d. before August 1773
FatherJohn Laws Sr.1 b. c 1712, d. b 30 Mar 1790
MotherAgnes Alexander1 b. c 1714
Last Edited24 Feb 2019
Birth*circa 1747Sarah Laws was born circa 1747.1 
Marriage*circa 1765She married William Polk, son of Robert Polk and Alis Covington, circa 1765.2 
Married Namecirca 1765 As of circa 1765,her married name was Polk. 
Death*before August 1773Sarah Laws died before August 1773 at Dorchester Co, MD.3 
Will - Father's*2 March 1790Sarah was named in her father's will on 2 March 1790 at Sussex Co, DE. She was shown as daughter Sarah Polk dec'd in the will of John Laws.2 

Family

William Polk b. c 1725, d. 27 Dec 1787
Child 1.Trustin Laws Polk2 b. c 1770

Citations

  1. [S2180] Thomas Hearne Fooks V, Genealogy Research.
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 221 (will of John Laws).
  3. [S2206] Ralph A. Riggin & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 15, p. 150 (Polk Family).

William Polk1

M, b. circa 1725, d. 27 December 1787
FatherRobert Polk1 b. c 1705, d. b 15 Jan 1771
MotherAlis Covington1 b. c 1705, d. b 16 Feb 1773
Last Edited5 Mar 2019
Birth*circa 1725William Polk was born circa 1725 at Dorchester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1765He married Sarah Laws, daughter of John Laws Sr. and Agnes Alexander, circa 1765.2 
Marriagecirca 1773William Polk married Eleanor 'Nelly' (-----) circa 1773 at Dorchester Co, MD.3 
Est Settm't Sister's*13 August 1773William Polk was named in the settlement of his sister's estate on 13 August 1773 at Dorchester Co, MD. The admin. account of Sarah Nutter was submitted by William Polk and his wife Eleanor, admin. d.b.n. (De bonis non - Latin phrase used to denote an estate settlement had not been administered by the one appointed to do so. Usually an administrator de bonis non was one being appointed after the first named administrator, or the one who had qualified, failed to settle the estate.) on 13 Aug 1773. The admin. was William Nutter Jr. Representatives: William Nutter Jr., Hewett, Sarah, David, Mary, John, Rebecca, Thomas. On 18 March 1775 a second admin. account was submitted by William Polk and his wife Eleanor. Distribution of the estate was made on 13 Aug 1773 by William Polk and his wife Eleanor, admins., d.b.n., equally to William Nutter Jr., Hewett, Sarah, David, Mary, John, Rebecca & Thomas.3 
Guardian - named as*August 1774William was named as a guardian in August 1774 at Dorchester Co, MD. Robert Clarkson of Dorcester Co was appointed one of the land commissioners to determine the boundaries of the tract Ottowottocoquin (now in Caroline Co) for William Polk, guardian of Mary Nutter, orphan of William Nutter, dec'd.4 
Death*27 December 1787He died on 27 December 1787 at Dorchester Co, MD.1 

Family

Sarah Laws b. c 1747, d. b Aug 1773
Child 1.Trustin Laws Polk2 b. c 1770

Citations

  1. [S2206] Ralph A. Riggin & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 15, p. 150 (Polk Family).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 221 (will of John Laws).
  3. [S2206] Ralph A. Riggin & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 15, p. 152 (Polk Family).
  4. [S2220] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 7, p. 63 (Clarkson Family).

John Laws1

M, b. circa 1739, d. before 2 March 1790
FatherJohn Laws Sr.1 b. c 1712, d. b 30 Mar 1790
MotherAgnes Alexander1 b. c 1714
Last Edited11 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1739John Laws was born circa 1739.1 
Death*before 2 March 1790He died before 2 March 1790. He was shown as son John dec'd in the will of John Laws.2 

Citations

  1. [S2180] Thomas Hearne Fooks V, Genealogy Research.
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 221 (will of John Laws).

William Alexander Jr.1

M, b. circa 1680, d. before 18 June 1735
FatherWilliam Alexander Sr.1 b. c 1655
Mother(-----) (-----) b. c 1660
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited4 Sep 2011
Birth*circa 1680William Alexander Jr. was born circa 1680.1 
Marriage*circa 1705He married Catharine Wallace circa 1705.1 
Will*7 March 1732William made a will on 7 March 1732 at Somerset Co, MD. To wife Catharine Extr and plantation. To son Samuel Extr and land. To son Moses land. Mentions father William. To son James land. To son Listian "Trouble." Mentions daughter Agnes. Witt: John Caldwell, Joseph Caldwell, John Crawford & William Dulany. This will was probated 18 Jun 1735.1 
Will21 March 1734William made a will on 21 March 1734 at Somerset Co, MD. To son Listian Extr & plantation "Trouble." To son James Extr & plantation "Dentry." To son Moses "Hogg Quarter." Mentions William Alexander Sr. To daughter Agnes. To Mary, daughter of Moses Alexander & her sister Elizabeth. To daughter Mary Mills. Witt: Benjamin Cottman, Thomas Pollet, John Griffin & Christopher Dowdall. This will was probated 19 Jul 1735.2 
Death*before 18 June 1735He died before 18 June 1735 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Family

Catharine Wallace b. c 1680
Children 1.Mary Alexander2 b. c 1705
 2.Samuel Alexander1 b. c 1706
 3.Moses Alexander1 b. c 1708
 4.James Alexander1 b. c 1710
 5.Listian Alexander1 b. c 1712, d. b 23 Jul 1738
 6.Agnes Alexander+1 b. c 1714

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 42 (will of William Alexander, wife Catharine).
  2. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 42 (will of William Alexander, no wife).

Catharine Wallace1

F, b. circa 1680
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited13 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1680Catharine Wallace was born circa 1680.2 
Marriage*circa 1705She married William Alexander Jr., son of William Alexander Sr. and (-----) (-----), circa 1705.2 
Married Namecirca 1705 As of circa 1705,her married name was Alexander. 
Will - Husb's*7 March 1732Catharine was named in her husband's will on 7 March 1732 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as wife Catharine in the will of William Alexander.2 

Family

William Alexander Jr. b. c 1680, d. b 18 Jun 1735
Children 1.Mary Alexander3 b. c 1705
 2.Samuel Alexander2 b. c 1706
 3.Moses Alexander2 b. c 1708
 4.James Alexander2 b. c 1710
 5.Listian Alexander2 b. c 1712, d. b 23 Jul 1738
 6.Agnes Alexander+2 b. c 1714

Citations

  1. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 28.
  2. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 42 (will of William Alexander, wife Catharine).
  3. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 42 (will of William Alexander, no wife).

Listian Alexander1

M, b. circa 1712, d. before 23 July 1738
FatherWilliam Alexander Jr.1 b. c 1680, d. b 18 Jun 1735
MotherCatharine Wallace1 b. c 1680
Last Edited4 Sep 2011
Birth*circa 1712Listian Alexander was born circa 1712 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*7 March 1732Listian was named in his father's will on 7 March 1732 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as son Listian and given tract "Trouble" in the will of William Alexander, wife Catharine.1 
Will*20 March 1737Listian made a will on 20 March 1737 at Somerset Co, MD. To William (under 21), son of Mose Alexander, plantation "Trouble" & "Dantry." To cousin Alexander Mills. Sister Agnes Extr. Witt: Thomas Gilliss, David Polk & Thomas Pollit.2 
Death*before 23 July 1738He died before 23 July 1738 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was probated.2 

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 42 (will of William Alexander, wife Catharine).
  2. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 48 (will of Listian Alexander).

James Alexander1

M, b. circa 1710
FatherWilliam Alexander Jr.1 b. c 1680, d. b 18 Jun 1735
MotherCatharine Wallace1 b. c 1680
Last Edited3 Sep 2011
Birth*circa 1710James Alexander was born circa 1710 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*7 March 1732James was named in his father's will on 7 March 1732 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as son James and given land in the will of William Alexander, wife Catharine.1 

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 42 (will of William Alexander, wife Catharine).

Moses Alexander1

M, b. circa 1708
FatherWilliam Alexander Jr.1 b. c 1680, d. b 18 Jun 1735
MotherCatharine Wallace1 b. c 1680
Last Edited13 Sep 2018
Birth*circa 1708Moses Alexander was born circa 1708 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*7 March 1732Moses was named in his father's will on 7 March 1732 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as son Moses and given land in the will of William Alexander, wife Catharine.1 
Marriage*before 17 July 1741He married Elizabeth Robertson, daughter of William Robinson I and Elizabeth Hardy, before 17 July 1741 at Somerset Co (present day Wicomico Co), MD.2 

Family

Elizabeth Robertson b. c 1690

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 42 (will of William Alexander, wife Catharine).
  2. [S2199] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 8, p. 264 (Weatherly Family).

Samuel Alexander1

M, b. circa 1706
FatherWilliam Alexander Jr.1 b. c 1680, d. b 18 Jun 1735
MotherCatharine Wallace1 b. c 1680
Last Edited3 Sep 2011
Birth*circa 1706Samuel Alexander was born circa 1706 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*7 March 1732Samuel was named in his father's will on 7 March 1732 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as son Samuel and given land in the will of William Alexander, wife Catharine.1 

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 42 (will of William Alexander, wife Catharine).

William Alexander Sr.1

M, b. circa 1655
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited4 Sep 2011
Birth*circa 1655William Alexander Sr. was born circa 1655.1 
Marriage*circa 1680He married (-----) (-----) circa 1680. 
Will - Son's*7 March 1732William was named in his son's will on 7 March 1732 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as father William in the will of William Alexander, wife Catharine.1 
Will - Son's21 March 1734William was named in his son's will on 21 March 1734 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as William Alexander Sr. in the will of William Alexander, no wife.2 

Family

(-----) (-----) b. c 1660
Child 1.William Alexander Jr.+1 b. c 1680, d. b 18 Jun 1735

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 42 (will of William Alexander, wife Catharine).
  2. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 42 (will of William Alexander, no wife).

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

F, b. circa 1660
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited4 Sep 2011
Birth*circa 1660(-----) (-----) was born circa 1660. 
Marriage*circa 1680She married William Alexander Sr. circa 1680. 
Married Namecirca 1680 As of circa 1680,her married name was Alexander. 

Family

William Alexander Sr. b. c 1655
Child 1.William Alexander Jr.+ b. c 1680, d. b 18 Jun 1735

Mary Alexander1

F, b. circa 1705
FatherWilliam Alexander Jr.1 b. c 1680, d. b 18 Jun 1735
MotherCatharine Wallace1 b. c 1680
Last Edited7 May 2015
Birth*circa 1705Mary Alexander was born circa 1705 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1725She married (-----) Mills circa 1725.1 
Married Namecirca 1725 As of circa 1725,her married name was Mills. 
Will - Father's*21 March 1734Mary was named in her father's will on 21 March 1734 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as daughter Mary Mills in the will of William Alexander, no wife.1 

Family

(-----) Mills b. c 1700

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 42 (will of William Alexander, no wife).

(-----) Mills1

M, b. circa 1700
Last Edited4 Sep 2011
Birth*circa 1700(-----) Mills was born circa 1700.1 
Marriage*circa 1725He married Mary Alexander, daughter of William Alexander Jr. and Catharine Wallace, circa 1725.1 

Family

Mary Alexander b. c 1705

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 42 (will of William Alexander, no wife).

Jobe D. Derrickson1

M, b. 11 April 1744, d. before 27 May 1791
FatherBenjamin Derrickson1 b. c 1709, d. b 18 Oct 1777
MotherLeshia Wharton1 b. c 1714
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Ancestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited18 Oct 2011
Birth*11 April 1744Jobe D. Derrickson was born on 11 April 1744 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Marriage*circa 1773He married Sophia Evans, daughter of Gamage Evans and Rachel Lockwood, circa 1773.3 
Will - Father's*15 September 1777Jobe was named in his father's will on 15 September 1777 at Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as son Job D. Dirickson in the will of Benjamin Dirickson.1 
Death*before 27 May 1791He died before 27 May 1791 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Job Derickson was granted to Sophia Derickson.4 

Family

Sophia Evans b. c 1744, d. b 1 May 1798
Child 1.William Derrickson+3 b. 14 Feb 1775, d. 11 Oct 1830

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 118 (will of Benjamin Dirickson).
  2. [S2201] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 12, p. 102 (The Andreas Derrickson Family).
  3. [S2192] Wife of Clarence T. Eshom Edith H. Eshom, National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution, Applicant's Working Sheet, Attachments, p. 1A (Family Bible given to Catherine F. Miller by her father).
  4. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 229 (adm of Job Derickson to Sophia Derickson).

Sophia Evans1

F, b. circa 1744, d. before 1 May 1798
FatherGamage Evans2 b. c 1700, d. 1754
MotherRachel Lockwood2 b. c 1714
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Ancestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited18 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1744Sophia Evans was born circa 1744 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Marriage*circa 1773She married Jobe D. Derrickson, son of Benjamin Derrickson and Leshia Wharton, circa 1773.3 
Married Namecirca 1773 As of circa 1773,her married name was Derrickson. 
Land sold*11 February 1775Sophia Evans sold land on 11 February 1775 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that Job Derrickson and wife Sophia, Luke Pennewell and wife Rachel, and David Williams and wife Elizabeth, sold their rights as daughters of Gamage Evans to Josiah Mitchell.2 
Administrator*27 May 1791Sophia was named as administrator of an estate on 27 May 1791 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Job Derickson was granted to Sophia Derickson.4 
Death*before 1 May 1798She died before 1 May 1798 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Sophia Dirickson was granted to Handy Dirickson.5 

Family

Jobe D. Derrickson b. 11 Apr 1744, d. b 27 May 1791
Child 1.William Derrickson+3 b. 14 Feb 1775, d. 11 Oct 1830

Citations

  1. [S2192] Wife of Clarence T. Eshom Edith H. Eshom, National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution, Applicant's Working Sheet, Attachments, p. 1B.
  2. [S2201] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 12, p. 105 (The Andreas Derrickson Family).
  3. [S2192] Wife of Clarence T. Eshom Edith H. Eshom, National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution, Applicant's Working Sheet, Attachments, p. 1A (Family Bible given to Catherine F. Miller by her father).
  4. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 229 (adm of Job Derickson to Sophia Derickson).
  5. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 293 (adm of Sophia Dirickson to Handy Dirickson).

Nancy Miller1

F, b. 2 February 1779, d. 20 June 1840
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited18 Oct 2011
Birth*2 February 1779Nancy Miller was born on 2 February 1779 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*6 November 1811She married William Derrickson, son of Jobe D. Derrickson and Sophia Evans, on 6 November 1811.2,1 
Married Name6 November 1811 As of 6 November 1811,her married name was Derrickson. 
Death*20 June 1840Nancy Miller died on 20 June 1840 at age 61.1 

Family

William Derrickson b. 14 Feb 1775, d. 11 Oct 1830

Citations

  1. [S2180] Thomas Hearne Fooks V, Genealogy Research.
  2. [S2192] Wife of Clarence T. Eshom Edith H. Eshom, National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution, Applicant's Working Sheet, Attachments, p. 1B.

Benjamin Derrickson1

M, b. circa 1709, d. before 18 October 1777
FatherAndreas 'Andrew' Derrickson1 b. c 1672, d. b 13 Jun 1716
MotherMary (22) Andrews1 b. 1688, d. b 16 Feb 1720
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Ancestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited18 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1709Benjamin Derrickson was born circa 1709 at Somerset Co, MD.2 
Will - Father's*7 September 1715Benjamin was named in his father's will on 7 September 1715 at Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as a son Benjamin in the will of Andrew Derrickson, wife Mary Andrews Derrickson.3 
Marriage*13 February 1729/30He married Leshia Wharton, daughter of John Wharton and Susannah Truitt, on 13 February 1729/30 at Worcester Co, MD. Wright shows 13 Apr 1730.4 
Will*15 September 1777Benjamin made a will on 15 September 1777 at Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as Benjamin Dirickson of Worcester Co, MD. Heirs: sons John, William, Benjamin, Andreas, George and Job D. Dirickson; daughters Susannah Rickards; grandson Caleb Dirickson. Extr Benjamin Schoolfield. Witt: Joseph Dirickson, Jonathan Dazey & Joshua Evans.5 
Death*before 18 October 1777He died before 18 October 1777 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that his will was probated in Sussex Co, DE.5 

Family

Leshia Wharton b. c 1714
Children 1.Sarah Derrickson6 b. 27 Jan 1730/31
 2.George Derrickson6 b. 4 Aug 1732
 3.Solomon Derrickson6 b. 4 Jun 1734
 4.Fredericae(?) Derrickson6 b. 11 Jun 1736
 5.Rhoda Derrickson6 b. 20 Mar 1737/38
 6.John Derrickson6 b. 15 Nov 1742
 7.Benjamin Derrickson6 b. 10 Mar 1742/43
 8.Jobe D. Derrickson+5 b. 11 Apr 1744, d. b 27 May 1791

Citations

  1. [S2192] Wife of Clarence T. Eshom Edith H. Eshom, National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution, Applicant's Working Sheet, Attachments, p. 1B.
  2. [S2201] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 12, p. 101 (The Andreas Derrickson Family).
  3. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 12 (will of Andrew Derrickson, wife Mary Andrews Derrickson).
  4. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 31 (footnote #440 Batcheler, Somerset Sampler, pp. 160-161 - Hopkins family & footnote #444 Judy M. Stell & Evyonne Eddins, The Andrews Family of Northampton County, VA, Dec 2006, electronic version).
  5. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 118 (will of Benjamin Dirickson).
  6. [S2201] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 12, p. 102 (The Andreas Derrickson Family).

Leshia Wharton1,2

F, b. circa 1714
FatherJohn Wharton3 b. c 1669, d. b 10 Sep 1721
MotherSusannah Truitt4 b. c 1680
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Ancestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited18 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1714Leshia Wharton was born circa 1714 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Will - Father's*9 February 1721Leshia was named in her father's will on 9 February 1721 at Worcester Co, MD. She was shown as daughter Leshia in the will of John Wharton, wife Susannah.3 
Marriage*13 February 1729/30She married Benjamin Derrickson, son of Andreas 'Andrew' Derrickson and Mary (22) Andrews, on 13 February 1729/30 at Worcester Co, MD. Wright shows 13 Apr 1730.1 
Married Name13 February 1729/30 As of 13 February 1729/30,her married name was Derrickson. 

Family

Benjamin Derrickson b. c 1709, d. b 18 Oct 1777
Children 1.Sarah Derrickson2 b. 27 Jan 1730/31
 2.George Derrickson2 b. 4 Aug 1732
 3.Solomon Derrickson2 b. 4 Jun 1734
 4.Fredericae(?) Derrickson2 b. 11 Jun 1736
 5.Rhoda Derrickson2 b. 20 Mar 1737/38
 6.John Derrickson2 b. 15 Nov 1742
 7.Benjamin Derrickson2 b. 10 Mar 1742/43
 8.Jobe D. Derrickson+5 b. 11 Apr 1744, d. b 27 May 1791

Citations

  1. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 31 (footnote #440 Batcheler, Somerset Sampler, pp. 160-161 - Hopkins family & footnote #444 Judy M. Stell & Evyonne Eddins, The Andrews Family of Northampton County, VA, Dec 2006, electronic version).
  2. [S2201] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 12, p. 102 (The Andreas Derrickson Family).
  3. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 21 (will of John Wharton, wife Susannah).
  4. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 31 (no footnotes).
  5. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 118 (will of Benjamin Dirickson).

Andreas 'Andrew' Derrickson1,2

M, b. circa 1672, d. before 13 June 1716
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Ancestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited31 Jul 2013
Birth*circa 1672Andreas 'Andrew' Derrickson was born circa 1672 at Philadelphia, PA.3 
Marriage*circa 1695He married Temperance Hopkins, daughter of Samuel Hopkins I and Hannah Turner, circa 1695.1,4 
Marriage*circa 1705Andreas 'Andrew' Derrickson married Mary (22) Andrews, daughter of Andrew (7) Andrews and Elizabeth Johnson, circa 1705.2 
Will*7 September 1715Andreas made a will on 7 September 1715 at Worcester Co, MD. To daughter Mary, wife of William Taylor, land. To son Samuel, son Joseph Andrews, son Benjamin, daughter Temperance, youngest son Andrew: land. Mentions William Whittington. Wife Mary Andrews Derrickson to be Extr. Witt: Samuel Johnson, John Morriss and William Samond.2 
Death*before 13 June 1716He died before 13 June 1716 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was probated.2 

Family 1

Temperance Hopkins b. c 1675, d. b 20 Jan 1703/4
Children 1.Mary Derrickson1 b. c 1696
 2.Samuel Derrickson2 b. c 1700

Family 2

Mary (22) Andrews b. 1688, d. b 16 Feb 1720
Children 1.Joseph Andrews Derrickson2 b. 27 Oct 1706, d. 1768
 2.Benjamin Derrickson+5 b. c 1709, d. b 18 Oct 1777
 3.Temperance Derrickson6 b. c 1711
 4.Andrew Derrickson2 b. c 1712

Citations

  1. [S2201] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 12, p. 100 (The Andreas Derrickson Family).
  2. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 12 (will of Andrew Derrickson, wife Mary Andrews Derrickson).
  3. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 31 (footnote #440 Batcheler, Somerset Sampler, pp. 160-161 - Hopkins family & footnote #444 Judy M. Stell & Evyonne Eddins, The Andrews Family of Northampton County, VA, Dec 2006, electronic version).
  4. [S2065] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Other Wills in the Prerogative Court for Someret & Worcester Counties, MD 1664-1775, p. 7 (will of Samuel Hopkins, wife Hannah).
  5. [S2192] Wife of Clarence T. Eshom Edith H. Eshom, National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution, Applicant's Working Sheet, Attachments, p. 1B.
  6. [S2201] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 12, p. 101 (The Andreas Derrickson Family).