Sarah Minard1

F, b. circa 1650
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited26 Mar 2015
Birth*circa 1650Sarah Minard was born circa 1650.1 
Marriage*16 September 1668She married John Brown I, son of (-----) Brown (f/o Jno, David, Jenet & Eliz) and (-----) (-----), on 16 September 1668 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Name16 September 1668 As of 16 September 1668,her married name was Brown. 

Family

John Brown I b. c 1645, d. b 19 Jul 1697
Children 1.John Brown II+2 b. c 1669, d. b 17 Jun 1719
 2.Christian Brown+3 b. c 1671
 3.Alexander Brown+2 b. c 1673, d. b 3 Apr 1713

Citations

  1. [S224] Clayton Torrence, Old Somerset on The Eastern Shore of Maryland, p. 396 (Somerset County Marriages).
  2. [S224] Clayton Torrence, Old Somerset on The Eastern Shore of Maryland, pp. 363-365 (sketch of David Brown).
  3. [S2065] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Other Wills in the Prerogative Court for Someret & Worcester Counties, MD 1664-1775, p. 9 (will of William Laws, brother-in-law John Brown Extr).

Col. David Brown1

M, b. circa 1642, d. before 17 October 1697
Father(-----) Brown (f/o Jno, David, Jenet & Eliz)1 b. c 1620
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1624
Last Edited19 Apr 2012
Birth*circa 1642Col. David Brown was born circa 1642 at Glasgow, Scotland.1 
Anecdote*April 1670 The earlist record of his name in Somerset is In April 1670 when he witnessed a bill of sale given by one James Davis to Randall Revell.1 
Marriage*before December 1672He married Winifred (-----) before December 1672 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Bro-in-law*7 January 1686/87David was named in his brother-in-law's will on 7 January 1686/87 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as brother (brother-in-law) David Brown in the will of Archibald Ereskin, wife Janet.2 
Will*19 July 1697David made a will on 19 July 1697 at Somerset Co, MD. His handsome estate was divided among relatives and friends, with a gift of £100 sterling to Formour College of Glasgow as a Memorial and support of any of my relations to educated therein. His principal legatees were John Brown and Alexander Brown (though no relationship is mentioned in the will). He also leaves small sums to my sisters daughters Margaret and Mary Eriskin. To my sister Elizabeth. He also bequeathed 6,900 pounds of tobacco to the Civilized Poore of the county and also to them my town lands in this county.1 
Death*before 17 October 1697He died before 17 October 1697 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was probated.1 
Will - Nephew's*20 October 1707David was named in his nephew's will on 20 October 1707 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as my sister-in-law Mary Erskine's (now Mary Brown) uncle David Brown, now dec'd, in the will of Alexander Brown, wife Margaret.3 

Family

Winifred (-----) b. c 1645, d. c 1696
Marriage*before December 1672He married Winifred (-----) before December 1672 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S224] Clayton Torrence, Old Somerset on The Eastern Shore of Maryland, pp. 363-365 (sketch of David Brown).
  2. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 1 (will of Archibald Ereskin, wife Janet).
  3. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 8 (will of Alexander Brown, wife Margaret).

Jenet 'Janet' Brown1,2

F, b. circa 1650
Father(-----) Brown (f/o Jno, David, Jenet & Eliz)1 b. c 1620
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1624
Last Edited15 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1650Jenet 'Janet' Brown was born circa 1650 at Glasgow, Scotland.1 
Marriage*circa 1670She married Archibald Erskin circa 1670 at Somerset Co, MD. He was a Scotch merchant in Snow Hill Town.1 
Married Namecirca 1670 As of circa 1670,her married name was Erskin. 
Will - Husb's*7 January 1686/87Jenet was named in her husband's will on 7 January 1686/87 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as wife Janet in the will of Archibald Ereskin.2 

Family

Archibald Erskin b. c 1645, d. b 3 May 1687
Children 1.Margaret Erskin+1 b. c 1672, d. c 1715
 2.Mary Erskin1 b. c 1674

Citations

  1. [S224] Clayton Torrence, Old Somerset on The Eastern Shore of Maryland, pp. 363-365 (sketch of David Brown).
  2. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 1 (will of Archibald Ereskin, wife Janet).

Archibald Erskin1

M, b. circa 1645, d. before 3 May 1687
Last Edited15 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1645Archibald Erskin was born circa 1645 at Scotland.1 
Marriage*circa 1670He married Jenet 'Janet' Brown, daughter of (-----) Brown (f/o Jno, David, Jenet & Eliz) and (-----) (-----), circa 1670 at Somerset Co, MD. He was a Scotch merchant in Snow Hill Town.1 
Will - Witnessed*23 December 1685Archibald witnessed a will on 23 December 1685 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that Francis Joyce, Archibald Ereskin and Edmond Hamond witnessed the will of Henry Bishop, wife Ann.2 
Will*7 January 1686/87Archibald made a will on 7 January 1686/87 at Somerset Co, MD. To wife Janet. To brother (brother-in-law) David Brown. Witt: John Williamson, Margaret Deker, Henry Morgan & William Wouldhave.3 
Death*before 3 May 1687He died before 3 May 1687 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was probated.3 

Family

Jenet 'Janet' Brown b. c 1650
Children 1.Margaret Erskin+1 b. c 1672, d. c 1715
 2.Mary Erskin1 b. c 1674

Citations

  1. [S224] Clayton Torrence, Old Somerset on The Eastern Shore of Maryland, pp. 363-365 (sketch of David Brown).
  2. [S2065] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Other Wills in the Prerogative Court for Someret & Worcester Counties, MD 1664-1775, p. 1 (will of Henry Bishop, wife Ann).
  3. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 1 (will of Archibald Ereskin, wife Janet).

Margaret Erskin1

F, b. circa 1672, d. circa 1715
FatherArchibald Erskin1 b. c 1645, d. b 3 May 1687
MotherJenet 'Janet' Brown1 b. c 1650
Last Edited16 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1672Margaret Erskin was born circa 1672 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Uncle's*19 July 1697Margaret was named in her uncle's will on 19 July 1697 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as my sister's daughter Margaret Eriskin in the will of Col. David Brown.1 
Marriage*circa 1700She married Alexander Brown, son of John Brown I and Sarah Minard, circa 1700.1 
Married Namecirca 1700 As of circa 1700,her married name was Brown. 
Will - Husb's*20 October 1707Margaret was named in her husband's will on 20 October 1707 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as wife Margaret in the will of Alexander Brown.2 
Marriage*after 3 April 1713She married William Skervin, son of (father of Wm & Geo) Skervin, after 3 April 1713.3 
Married Nameafter 3 April 1713 As of after 3 April 1713,her married name was Skervin. 
Death*circa 1715Margaret Erskin died circa 1715 at Somerset Co, MD.3 

Family 1

Alexander Brown b. c 1673, d. b 3 Apr 1713
Marriage*circa 1700She married Alexander Brown, son of John Brown I and Sarah Minard, circa 1700.1 
Children 1.Thomas Brown2 b. c 1700
 2.Eilzabeth Brown2 b. c 1702
 3.Mary Brown2 b. c 1704
 4.Margaret Brown2 b. c 1706

Family 2

William Skervin b. c 1675, d. b 21 Feb 1720
Marriage*after 3 April 1713Margaret Erskin married William Skervin, son of (father of Wm & Geo) Skervin, after 3 April 1713.3 

Citations

  1. [S224] Clayton Torrence, Old Somerset on The Eastern Shore of Maryland, pp. 363-365 (sketch of David Brown).
  2. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 8 (will of Alexander Brown, wife Margaret).
  3. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 7 (will of William Skirven, dec'd wife Margaret).

Mary Erskin1

F, b. circa 1674
FatherArchibald Erskin1 b. c 1645, d. b 3 May 1687
MotherJenet 'Janet' Brown1 b. c 1650
Last Edited15 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1674Mary Erskin was born circa 1674.1 
Will - Uncle's*19 July 1697Mary was named in her uncle's will on 19 July 1697 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as my sister's daughter Mary Eriskin in the will of Col. David Brown.1 
Marriage*circa 1700She married Rev. Thomas Brown circa 1700.1 
Married Namecirca 1700 As of circa 1700,her married name was Brown. 
Will - Bro-in-law*20 October 1707Mary was named in her brother-in-law's will on 20 October 1707 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as sister-in-law Mary Erskine (now Mary Brown) in the will of Alexander Brown, wife Margaret.2 
Will - Bro-in-law13 January 1720Mary was named in her brother-in-law's will on 13 January 1720 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as my dec'd wife Margaret's sister Mary Brown in the will of William Skirven.3 

Family

Rev. Thomas Brown b. c 1675

Citations

  1. [S224] Clayton Torrence, Old Somerset on The Eastern Shore of Maryland, pp. 363-365 (sketch of David Brown).
  2. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 8 (will of Alexander Brown, wife Margaret).
  3. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 7 (will of William Skirven, dec'd wife Margaret).

Elizabeth Brown1

F, b. circa 1655
Father(-----) Brown (f/o Jno, David, Jenet & Eliz)1 b. c 1620
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1624
Last Edited15 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1655Elizabeth Brown was born circa 1655 at Glasgow, Scotland.1 
Will - Brother's*19 July 1697Elizabeth was named in her brother's will on 19 July 1697 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as my sister Elizabeth in the will of Col. David Brown.1 

Citations

  1. [S224] Clayton Torrence, Old Somerset on The Eastern Shore of Maryland, pp. 363-365 (sketch of David Brown).

Rev. Thomas Brown1

M, b. circa 1675
Last Edited15 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1675Rev. Thomas Brown was born circa 1675 at Paisley, North Britian.1 
Marriage*circa 1700He married Mary Erskin, daughter of Archibald Erskin and Jenet 'Janet' Brown, circa 1700.1 
Will - Bro-in-law*20 October 1707Thomas was named in his brother-in-law's will on 20 October 1707 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as my sister-in-law Mary Erskine's (now Mary Brown) husband Thomas Brown, in the will of Alexander Brown, wife Margaret.2 

Family

Mary Erskin b. c 1674

Citations

  1. [S224] Clayton Torrence, Old Somerset on The Eastern Shore of Maryland, pp. 363-365 (sketch of David Brown).
  2. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 8 (will of Alexander Brown, wife Margaret).

Alexander Brown1

M, b. circa 1673, d. before 3 April 1713
FatherJohn Brown I1 b. c 1645, d. b 19 Jul 1697
MotherSarah Minard1 b. c 1650
Last Edited16 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1673Alexander Brown was born circa 1673 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Uncle's*19 July 1697Alexander was named in his uncle's will on 19 July 1697 at Somerset Co, MD. John Brown and Alexander Brown were the principal legatees in the will of Col. David Brown, though no relationship was mentioned. (NOTE: It is assumed they were the sons of his dec'd brother John.)1 
Marriage*circa 1700He married Margaret Erskin, daughter of Archibald Erskin and Jenet 'Janet' Brown, circa 1700.1 
Will*20 October 1707Alexander made a will on 20 October 1707 at Somerset Co, MD. To sister-in-law Mary Erskine (now Mary Brown). Mentions her uncle David Brown, now dec'd. Mentions her husband Thomas Brown. To son Thomas (under 17) land. To wife Margaret and daughters Elizabeth, Mary and Margaret. To cousin Alexander Rowan (under 21). Wife Margaret Extr. Witt: William Whittington, Arthur Denwood and James Worthington.2 
Marriage*circa 1710He married Mary (-----) circa 1710.3 
Will - Named as heir*29 September 1712Alexander was named as a heir in a will on 29 September 1712 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that Thomas Bratten left legacies to Joseph Venables and his wife, Alexander Browne, Robert Stevenson, John Brown and his wife Agnes, Robert Crouch, Mary Browne wife of Alexander Browne and his father John Bratten in Ireland.3 
Death*before 3 April 1713He died before 3 April 1713 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was probated.2 

Family 1

Margaret Erskin b. c 1672, d. c 1715
Marriage*circa 1700He married Margaret Erskin, daughter of Archibald Erskin and Jenet 'Janet' Brown, circa 1700.1 
Children 1.Thomas Brown2 b. c 1700
 2.Eilzabeth Brown2 b. c 1702
 3.Mary Brown2 b. c 1704
 4.Margaret Brown2 b. c 1706

Family 2

Mary (-----) b. c 1690
Marriage*circa 1710Alexander Brown married Mary (-----) circa 1710.3 

Citations

  1. [S224] Clayton Torrence, Old Somerset on The Eastern Shore of Maryland, pp. 363-365 (sketch of David Brown).
  2. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 8 (will of Alexander Brown, wife Margaret).
  3. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 10 (will of Thomas Bratten).

Thomas Brown1

M, b. circa 1700
FatherAlexander Brown1 b. c 1673, d. b 3 Apr 1713
MotherMargaret Erskin1 b. c 1672, d. c 1715
Last Edited15 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1700Thomas Brown was born circa 1700 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*20 October 1707Thomas was named in his father's will on 20 October 1707 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as son Thomas (under 17) and given land in the will of Alexander Brown, wife Margaret.1 
Will - Step Father*13 January 1720His was named in the will of his step-father on 13 January 1720 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as my dec'd wife Margaret's son Thomas in the will of William Skirven.2 
Marriage*circa 1725He married Sarah (-----) circa 1725.3 

Family

Sarah (-----) b. c 1705

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 8 (will of Alexander Brown, wife Margaret).
  2. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 7 (will of William Skirven, dec'd wife Margaret).
  3. [S224] Clayton Torrence, Old Somerset on The Eastern Shore of Maryland, pp. 363-365 (sketch of David Brown).

Eilzabeth Brown1

F, b. circa 1702
FatherAlexander Brown1 b. c 1673, d. b 3 Apr 1713
MotherMargaret Erskin1 b. c 1672, d. c 1715
Last Edited15 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1702Eilzabeth Brown was born circa 1702 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*20 October 1707Eilzabeth was named in her father's will on 20 October 1707 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as daughter Elizabeth in the will of Alexander Brown, wife Margaret.1 
Will - Step Father*13 January 1720Her was named in the will of her step-father on 13 January 1720 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as my dec'd wife Margaret's daughter Elizabeth in the will of William Skirven.2 
Marriage*circa 1735She married William Skervin, son of William Skervin and Esther (-----), circa 1735 at Somerset Co, MD.3 
Married Namecirca 1735 As of circa 1735,her married name was Skervin. 

Family

William Skervin b. c 1714

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 8 (will of Alexander Brown, wife Margaret).
  2. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 7 (will of William Skirven, dec'd wife Margaret).
  3. [S224] Clayton Torrence, Old Somerset on The Eastern Shore of Maryland, pp. 363-365 (sketch of David Brown).

Mary Brown1

F, b. circa 1704
FatherAlexander Brown1 b. c 1673, d. b 3 Apr 1713
MotherMargaret Erskin1 b. c 1672, d. c 1715
Last Edited15 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1704Mary Brown was born circa 1704 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*20 October 1707Mary was named in her father's will on 20 October 1707 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as daughter Mary in the will of Alexander Brown, wife Margaret.1 
Will - Step Father*13 January 1720Her was named in the will of her step-father on 13 January 1720 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as my dec'd wife Margaret's daughter Mary in the will of William Skirven.2 
Marriage*circa 1722She married John Woolford circa 1722.3 
Married Namecirca 1722 As of circa 1722,her married name was Woolford. 
Will - Husb's*7 March 1748/49Mary was named in her husband's will on 7 March 1748/49 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as wife Mary in the will of John Woolford.4 

Family

John Woolford b. c 1700, d. b 22 Nov 1750

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 8 (will of Alexander Brown, wife Margaret).
  2. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 7 (will of William Skirven, dec'd wife Margaret).
  3. [S224] Clayton Torrence, Old Somerset on The Eastern Shore of Maryland, pp. 363-365 (sketch of David Brown).
  4. [S2152] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book 1750-1772, p. 1 (will of John Woolford, wife Mary).

Margaret Brown1

F, b. circa 1706
FatherAlexander Brown1 b. c 1673, d. b 3 Apr 1713
MotherMargaret Erskin1 b. c 1672, d. c 1715
Last Edited15 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1706Margaret Brown was born circa 1706 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*20 October 1707Margaret was named in her father's will on 20 October 1707 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as daughter Margaret in the will of Alexander Brown, wife Margaret.1 
Will - Step Father*13 January 1720Her was named in the will of her step-father on 13 January 1720 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as my dec'd wife Margaret's daughter Margaret in the will of William Skirven.2 

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 8 (will of Alexander Brown, wife Margaret).
  2. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 7 (will of William Skirven, dec'd wife Margaret).

William Skervin1

M, b. circa 1675, d. before 21 February 1720
Father(father of Wm & Geo) Skervin1 b. c 1650
Last Edited16 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1675William Skervin was born circa 1675.1 
Will - Witnessed*29 September 1712William witnessed a will on 29 September 1712 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that Alexander Carlyle, William Skirven, John Waire and Nathaniel Gordon witnessed the will of Thomas Bratten, who named a father John Bratten in Ireland.2 
Marriage*after 3 April 1713He married Margaret Erskin, daughter of Archibald Erskin and Jenet 'Janet' Brown, after 3 April 1713.1 
Marriage*circa 1714William Skervin married Esther (-----) circa 1714.1 
Will*13 January 1720William made a will on 13 January 1720 at Somerset Co, MD. Mentions dec'd wife Margaret and her sister Mary Brown. To Elizabeth, daughter of wife Margaret. To Mary, daughter of wife Margaret. To Margaret, daughter of wife Margaret. To Thomas, daughter of wife Margaret. To brother Thomas Hannas. To daughter Mary Brown, daughter of wife Margaret. Wife Esther Extr. To brother George Skirven. Mentions children of Alexander Brown. To son William (under 12). Witt: William Stoughton, John Banister and William Stone.1 
Death*before 21 February 1720He died before 21 February 1720 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was probated.1 

Family 1

Margaret Erskin b. c 1672, d. c 1715

Family 2

Esther (-----) b. c 1690
Child 1.William Skervin1 b. c 1714

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 7 (will of William Skirven, dec'd wife Margaret).
  2. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 10 (will of Thomas Bratten).

Esther (-----)1

F, b. circa 1690
Last Edited15 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1690Esther (-----) was born circa 1690.1 
Marriage*circa 1714She married William Skervin, son of (father of Wm & Geo) Skervin, circa 1714.1 
Married Namecirca 1714 As of circa 1714,her married name was Skervin. 
Will - Husb's*13 January 1720Esther was named in her husband's will on 13 January 1720 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as wife Esther and named Extr in the will of William Skirven, dec'd wife Margaret.1 

Family

William Skervin b. c 1675, d. b 21 Feb 1720
Child 1.William Skervin1 b. c 1714

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 7 (will of William Skirven, dec'd wife Margaret).

William Skervin1

M, b. circa 1714
FatherWilliam Skervin1 b. c 1675, d. b 21 Feb 1720
MotherEsther (-----)1 b. c 1690
Last Edited15 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1714William Skervin was born circa 1714 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*13 January 1720William was named in his father's will on 13 January 1720 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as son William (under 12) in the will of William Skirven, dec'd wife Margaret.1 
Marriage*circa 1735He married Eilzabeth Brown, daughter of Alexander Brown and Margaret Erskin, circa 1735 at Somerset Co, MD.2 

Family

Eilzabeth Brown b. c 1702

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 7 (will of William Skirven, dec'd wife Margaret).
  2. [S224] Clayton Torrence, Old Somerset on The Eastern Shore of Maryland, pp. 363-365 (sketch of David Brown).

(father of Wm & Geo) Skervin1

M, b. circa 1650
Last Edited30 Jun 2018
Birth*circa 1650(father of Wm & Geo) Skervin was born circa 1650.1 

Family

Children 1.William Skervin+1 b. c 1675, d. b 21 Feb 1720
 2.George Skervin1 b. c 1680

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 7 (will of William Skirven, dec'd wife Margaret).

George Skervin1

M, b. circa 1680
Father(father of Wm & Geo) Skervin1 b. c 1650
Last Edited15 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1680George Skervin was born circa 1680.1 
Will - Brother's*13 January 1720George was named in his brother's will on 13 January 1720 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as brother George Skirven in the will of William Skirven, dec'd wife Margaret.1 

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 7 (will of William Skirven, dec'd wife Margaret).

Sarah (-----)1

F, b. circa 1705
Last Edited15 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1705Sarah (-----) was born circa 1705.1 
Marriage*circa 1725She married Thomas Brown, son of Alexander Brown and Margaret Erskin, circa 1725.1 
Married Namecirca 1725 As of circa 1725,her married name was Brown. 

Family

Thomas Brown b. c 1700

Citations

  1. [S224] Clayton Torrence, Old Somerset on The Eastern Shore of Maryland, pp. 363-365 (sketch of David Brown).

John Woolford1

M, b. circa 1700, d. before 22 November 1750
Last Edited15 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1700John Woolford was born circa 1700.1 
Marriage*circa 1722He married Mary Brown, daughter of Alexander Brown and Margaret Erskin, circa 1722.1 
Will*7 March 1748/49John made a will on 7 March 1748/49 at Somerset Co, MD. To wife Mary Extr & dwelling plantation on east side of Woolford Creek. To children Levin (Extr), Betty and Charles. To son Charles (under 21) rights to 3 tracts got by my wife and Margaret Brown named Thorn, Hacklalay & Jestimon. To son Levin tract Meadow at Dam Quarter & tract in Dorset County entailed by his grandfather. Witt: Joseph McClester, George Hardy & William Allen.2 
Death*before 22 November 1750He died before 22 November 1750 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was probated.2 

Family

Mary Brown b. c 1704

Citations

  1. [S224] Clayton Torrence, Old Somerset on The Eastern Shore of Maryland, pp. 363-365 (sketch of David Brown).
  2. [S2152] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book 1750-1772, p. 1 (will of John Woolford, wife Mary).

John Brown II1

M, b. circa 1669, d. before 17 June 1719
FatherJohn Brown I1 b. c 1645, d. b 19 Jul 1697
MotherSarah Minard1 b. c 1650
Last Edited16 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1669John Brown II was born circa 1669 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Uncle's*19 July 1697John was named in his uncle's will on 19 July 1697 at Somerset Co, MD. John Brown and Alexander Brown were the principal legatees in the will of Col. David Brown, though no relationship was mentioned. (NOTE: It is assumed they were the sons of his dec'd brother John.)1 
Will - Bro-in-law*27 April 1703John was named in his brother-in-law's will on 27 April 1703 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as brother-in-law John Brown and named Extr in the will of William Law.2 
Marriage*circa 1709He married JoAnna (-----) circa 1709.3 
Marriage*circa 1712John Brown II married Agnes (-----) circa 1712.4 
Will - Named as heir*29 September 1712John was named as a heir in a will on 29 September 1712 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that Thomas Bratten left legacies to Joseph Venables and his wife, Alexander Browne, Robert Stevenson, John Brown and his wife Agnes, Robert Crouch, Mary Browne wife of Alexander Browne and his father John Bratten in Ireland.4 
Will*6 October 1718John made a will on 6 October 1718 at Somerset Co, MD. To daughter Elizabeth Browne to be in care of William Colbrune. To son Tarell (under 21) to care of John Fountain until of age. To son Alexander £5 and to be in care of Nicholas (son of Marcy Fountain). To son George £10 and to be in care of Marcy Fountain Sr. Marcy Fountain Sr. Extr. To daughter Elizabeth. Should all 4 of my children die, estate to pass to Nicholas Fountain, John Fountain, William Fountain, sons of Marcy Fountain. Witt: Marcy Fountain, James Cambell and John Smith. (NOTE: In the version of the will recorded in Skinner's "Other Wills in the Prerogative Court for Somerset & Worcester Counties, 1664-1775" p. 2, Marcy Fountain is shown as Mary Fountain.)5,6,7 
Death*before 17 June 1719He died before 17 June 1719 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was probated.5,6 

Family 1

JoAnna (-----) b. c 1680, d. b 6 Oct 1718
Marriage*circa 1709He married JoAnna (-----) circa 1709.3 
Child 1.Elizabeth Brown6 b. c 1710

Family 2

Agnes (-----) b. c 1690
Marriage*circa 1712John Brown II married Agnes (-----) circa 1712.4 
Children 1.Tarell Brown6 b. c 1712
 2.Alexander Brown6 b. c 1714
 3.George Brown6 b. c 1716

Citations

  1. [S224] Clayton Torrence, Old Somerset on The Eastern Shore of Maryland, pp. 363-365 (sketch of David Brown).
  2. [S2065] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Other Wills in the Prerogative Court for Someret & Worcester Counties, MD 1664-1775, p. 9 (will of William Laws, brother-in-law John Brown Extr).
  3. [S2206] Ralph A. Riggin & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 15, p. 57 (Fountain Family).
  4. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 10 (will of Thomas Bratten).
  5. [S2065] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Other Wills in the Prerogative Court for Someret & Worcester Counties, MD 1664-1775, p. 2 (will of John Brown, Extr Mary Fountain Sr.).
  6. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 6 (will of John Brown, Marcy Fountain Sr. Extr).
  7. [S2206] Ralph A. Riggin & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 15, p. 58 (Fountain Family).

Winifred (-----)1

F, b. circa 1645, d. circa 1696
Last Edited15 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1645Winifred (-----) was born circa 1645.1 
Marriage*circa 1663She married Capt. William Thonre circa 1663.1,2 
Married Namecirca 1663 As of circa 1663,her married name was Thonre. 
Will - Husb's*12 February 1665Winifred was named in her husband's will on 12 February 1665 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as wife Winifred and named Extr in the will of William Thorne.2 
Marriage*before December 1672She married Col. David Brown, son of (-----) Brown (f/o Jno, David, Jenet & Eliz) and (-----) (-----), before December 1672 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Namebefore December 1672 As of before December 1672,her married name was Brown. 
Death*circa 1696Winifred (-----) died circa 1696 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Family 1

Capt. William Thonre b. c 1640, d. b Dec 1672
Marriage*circa 1663She married Capt. William Thonre circa 1663.1,2 

Family 2

Col. David Brown b. c 1642, d. b 17 Oct 1697
Marriage*before December 1672Winifred (-----) married Col. David Brown, son of (-----) Brown (f/o Jno, David, Jenet & Eliz) and (-----) (-----), before December 1672 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S224] Clayton Torrence, Old Somerset on The Eastern Shore of Maryland, pp. 363-365 (sketch of David Brown).
  2. [S2065] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Other Wills in the Prerogative Court for Someret & Worcester Counties, MD 1664-1775, p. 16 (will of William Thorne, wife Winifred).

Capt. William Thonre1

M, b. circa 1640, d. before December 1672
Last Edited15 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1640Capt. William Thonre was born circa 1640.1 
Marriage*circa 1663He married Winifred (-----) circa 1663.1,2 
Will*12 February 1665William made a will on 12 February 1665 at Somerset Co, MD. To John Richards (under 21) tract South Petherton. To wife Winifred to be Extr. Witt: Thomas Meech, Roger Woolford & Edward Southrius. There is no probated date with his will.2 
Death*before December 1672He died before December 1672 at Thornton, Manokin River, Somerset Co, MD.1,2 

Family

Winifred (-----) b. c 1645, d. c 1696

Citations

  1. [S224] Clayton Torrence, Old Somerset on The Eastern Shore of Maryland, pp. 363-365 (sketch of David Brown).
  2. [S2065] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Other Wills in the Prerogative Court for Someret & Worcester Counties, MD 1664-1775, p. 16 (will of William Thorne, wife Winifred).

JoAnna (-----)1

F, b. circa 1680, d. before 6 October 1718
Last Edited6 Oct 2015
Birth*circa 1680JoAnna (-----) was born circa 1680.1 
Marriage*circa 1700She married Nicholas Fountain circa 1700 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1700 As of circa 1700,her married name was Fountain. 
Will - Husb's*13 April 1708JoAnna was named in her husband's will on 13 April 1708 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as wife Joanna in the will of Nicholas Fountain.1 
Marriage*circa 1709She married John Brown II, son of John Brown I and Sarah Minard, circa 1709.1 
Married Namecirca 1709 As of circa 1709,her married name was Brown. 
Est Settm't Husb's*7 May 1710JoAnna (-----) was named in her husband's estate settlement on 7 May 1710 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that an account was submitted by Johanna Browne, wife of John Browne. It mentioned 2 sons (unnamed). Distribution to widow and 4 ophans (unnamed).2 
Death*before 6 October 1718She died before 6 October 1718 at Somerset Co, MD. She was evidently dec'd by this date as she was not named in the will of her husband John Brown.3 

Family 1

Nicholas Fountain b. 1638, d. b 1 Oct 1708
Marriage*circa 1700She married Nicholas Fountain circa 1700 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Children 1.Comfort Fountain4 b. 20 Dec 1663
 2.Stephen Fountain2 b. c 1702
 3.William Fountain5 b. c 1704
 4.Nicholas (of Nicholas) Fountain1 b. 14 Apr 1704

Family 2

John Brown II b. c 1669, d. b 17 Jun 1719
Marriage*circa 1709JoAnna (-----) married John Brown II, son of John Brown I and Sarah Minard, circa 1709.1 
Child 1.Elizabeth Brown3 b. c 1710

Citations

  1. [S2206] Ralph A. Riggin & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 15, p. 57 (Fountain Family).
  2. [S2206] Ralph A. Riggin & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 15, p. 58 (Fountain Family).
  3. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 6 (will of John Brown, Marcy Fountain Sr. Extr).
  4. [S970] F. Edward Wright, Maryland Eastern Shore Vital Records, 1648-1725, 2nd Edition, p. 113 (Somerset County Land Records).
  5. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 25 (will of Nicholas Fountain, wife Joanna).

Nicholas Fountain1

M, b. 1638, d. before 1 October 1708
Last Edited6 Oct 2015
Birth*1638Nicholas Fountain was born in 1638 at Normandy, France.1,2 
Immigrated*1663He immigrated in 1663 to Somerset Co, MD..3 
Marriage*circa 1663He married Grace Dennis (Dennis? or Lane?) circa 1663.1 
Deposition*15 December 1676Nicholas Fountain gave a deposition on 15 December 1676 at Somerset Co, MD. He deposed his age as 38.2 
Marriage*circa 1700He married JoAnna (-----) circa 1700 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will*13 April 1708Nicholas made a will on 13 April 1708 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Nicholas Fountain gave son Mercy 100 acres of tract New France during his lifetime then to pass to grandson (his son) William at his decease. To sons Nicholas and Stephen 300 acres of tract Fountain's Lott and 50 acres of tract Normandy. To said 2 sons 10 acres alienated unto testator by Capt. Henry Smyth, part of tract Peake, as also 150 acres of tract Rumly. To wife Joanna dwelling plantation during widowhood and 1/3 of personal estate. Residue of estate to be divided among sons Mercy, Nicholas and Stephen and daughter Dennis Lane. John and Stephen Horsey, son's godfathers, appointed trustees. Witnessed by John Brown, Roger Trame, Robert Smith & Jno. Smith.1,4 
Death*before 1 October 1708He died before 1 October 1708 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was probated.1,4 
Est settm't*7 May 1710His estate was settled on 7 May 1710 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that an account was submitted by Johanna Browne, wife of John Browne. It mentioned 2 sons (unnamed). Distribution to widow and 4 ophans (unnamed).5 

Family 1

Grace Dennis (Dennis? or Lane?) b. 1646, d. b 1700
Marriage*circa 1663He married Grace Dennis (Dennis? or Lane?) circa 1663.1 
Children 1.Dennis Fountain+1 b. 3 Feb 1663/64
 2.Marcy Fountain Sr.+1 b. 15 Nov 1666, d. b 6 Apr 1727

Family 2

JoAnna (-----) b. c 1680, d. b 6 Oct 1718
Marriage*circa 1700Nicholas Fountain married JoAnna (-----) circa 1700 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Children 1.Comfort Fountain6 b. 20 Dec 1663
 2.Stephen Fountain5 b. c 1702
 3.William Fountain4 b. c 1704
 4.Nicholas (of Nicholas) Fountain1 b. 14 Apr 1704

Citations

  1. [S2206] Ralph A. Riggin & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 15, p. 57 (Fountain Family).
  2. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, citing Archives of Maryland, Vol. LXXXIX, p. 56.
  3. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, citing Skordas, Early Settlers of Maryland, p. 167.
  4. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 25 (will of Nicholas Fountain, wife Joanna).
  5. [S2206] Ralph A. Riggin & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 15, p. 58 (Fountain Family).
  6. [S970] F. Edward Wright, Maryland Eastern Shore Vital Records, 1648-1725, 2nd Edition, p. 113 (Somerset County Land Records).

Grace Dennis (Dennis? or Lane?)1,2

F, b. 1646, d. before 1700
Last Edited6 Oct 2015
Birth*1646Grace Dennis (Dennis? or Lane?) was born in 1646.3 
Marriage*circa 1663She married Nicholas Fountain circa 1663.1 
Married Namecirca 1663 As of circa 1663,her married name was Fountain. 
Deposition*15 December 1676Grace Dennis (Dennis? or Lane?) gave a deposition on 15 December 1676 at Somerset Co, MD. She deposed her age as 30.3 
Death*before 1700She died before 1700.1 

Family

Nicholas Fountain b. 1638, d. b 1 Oct 1708
Children 1.Dennis Fountain+1 b. 3 Feb 1663/64
 2.Marcy Fountain Sr.+1 b. 15 Nov 1666, d. b 6 Apr 1727

Citations

  1. [S2206] Ralph A. Riggin & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 15, p. 57 (Fountain Family).
  2. [S2244] Rob Hall, Ancestors of Hannah Furniss Tull.
  3. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, citing Archives of Maryland, Vol. LXXXIX, p. 56.

Dennis Fountain1

F, b. 3 February 1663/64
FatherNicholas Fountain1 b. 1638, d. b 1 Oct 1708
MotherGrace Dennis (Dennis? or Lane?)1 b. 1646, d. b 1700
Last Edited6 Oct 2015
Birth*3 February 1663/64Dennis Fountain was born on 3 February 1663/64 at Manokin, Somerset Co, MD.1,2 
Marriage*22 October 1678She married George Lane, son of Edward Lane and Olive Eaton, on 22 October 1678 at Somerset Co, MD.3,4 
Married Name22 October 1678 As of 22 October 1678,her married name was Lane. 

Family

George Lane b. c 1642
Child 1.Elizabeth Lane+5 b. c 1682, d. c 1724

Citations

  1. [S2206] Ralph A. Riggin & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 15, p. 57 (Fountain Family).
  2. [S970] F. Edward Wright, Maryland Eastern Shore Vital Records, 1648-1725, 2nd Edition, p. 113 (Somerset Land Records).
  3. [S2206] Ralph A. Riggin & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 15, p. 58 (Fountain Family).
  4. [S970] F. Edward Wright, Maryland Eastern Shore Vital Records, 1648-1725, 2nd Edition, p. 127 (Somerset Land Records).
  5. [S2244] Rob Hall, Ancestors of Hannah Furniss Tull.

Marcy Fountain Sr.1

M, b. 15 November 1666, d. before 6 April 1727
FatherNicholas Fountain1 b. 1638, d. b 1 Oct 1708
MotherGrace Dennis (Dennis? or Lane?)1 b. 1646, d. b 1700
Last Edited6 Oct 2015
Birth*15 November 1666Marcy Fountain Sr. was born on 15 November 1666 at Manokin, Somerset Co, MD.1,2 
Anecdote*3 March 1681/82 James Barnebe by a casualty was shot with a gun in the hands of Mercy Fountaine on the plantation where Edward Jones liveth the third day of March 1681 and was buried there fifth day of the same month.3 
Marriage*14 September 1686He married Mary Bozman, daughter of Rep. John Bozman I and Blandina 'Landina' Risden, on 14 September 1686 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Mercy Fountain and Mary Bossman daughter of John Bossman, married by John Huett, minister.3,4 
Constable appointed*8 March 1691Marcy Fountain Sr. was appointed Constable on 8 March 1691 at Manokin Hundred, Somerset Co, MD.3 
Marriage*circa 1701He married Mary Handy, daughter of Samuel Handy Sr. and Mary Sewell, circa 1701.3 
Will - Extr*14 February 1706Marcy Fountain Sr. was named as the executor of a will on 14 February 1706 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Thomas Abbott gave sister Jane, gave Miles Gray land and named Mercy Fountain Extr. Witt: Alice Rigby, Henry Smith, James Davis & Nicholas Fountain.5 
Will - Father's*13 April 1708Marcy was named in his father's will on 13 April 1708 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Nicholas Fountain gave son Mercy 100 acres of tract New France during his lifetime then to pass to grandson (his son) William at his decease. To sons Nicholas and Stephen 300 acres of tract Fountain's Lott and 50 acres of tract Normandy. To said 2 sons 10 acres alienated unto testator by Capt. Henry Smyth, part of tract Peake, as also 150 acres of tract Rumly. To wife Joanna dwelling plantation during widowhood and 1/3 of personal estate. Residue of estate to be divided among sons Mercy, Nicholas and Stephen and daughter Dennis Lane. John and Stephen Horsey, son's godfathers, appointed trustees. Witnessed by John Brown, Roger Trame, Robert Smith & Jno. Smith.6 
Tax list*between 1723 and 1724He was on the tax list between 1723 and 1724 at Manokin Hundred, Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as Mercy Fountain, a head of household. Listed with him is his son Samuel Fountain.7 
Tax list1725He was on the tax list in 1725 at Somerset Co, MD. Marcy Fountain & son Samuel are living in the household of John Fountain.7 
Will*9 November 1726Marcy made a will on 9 November 1726 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Marcy Fountain gave son Nicholas dwelling plantation; wife Mary to have a home thereon during her lifetime. To wife Mary Negroes Hargalis (Hercules) and Mory. To son Samuel and male heirs 130 ac of tract Barros (or Barres) Lott, bourght of John Davis. Mary, wife of John Fountain, to have a living on it during her widowhood. Samuel to have tract New Found Land and Fishing Island, both on south side of Manoken River; wife Mary and aforesaid Mary Fountain to have certain privileges. Said sons not to mortgage or sell lands. Bridget to have mulatto Ross after wife's death. To son Thomas, cooper's tools. To wife Mary, certain personalty during her lifetime; at her deceased to sons Nicklis and Samuel and daughter Brichett; and 1/3 residue of personal estate; remaining 2/3 to all children and a grandson Risden Fountain. Two youngest children, Betty & Estar, to enjoy what their mother has, should she die a widow. Extrs: wife Mary and son Nicklis. Witt: Daniel Maddux, Nicholas Fountain & Robert Pitts.8,7 
Death*before 6 April 1727He died before 6 April 1727 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was probated.8,9 
Est inv filed*7 July 1727He's inventory was recorded on 7 July 1727 at Somerset Co, MD. The inventory of the estate of Marcy Fountaine was filed by Mary Fountain and Nicholas Fountain. Signed as next of kin: Samuel Fountain and Stephen Fountain.7 
Est settm't*4 December 1727His estate was settled on 4 December 1727 at Somerset Co, MD. The admin. account of Marcy Fountain was submitted by Mary Fountain and Nicholas Fountain. Legatees: Nicholas Fountain and Steven Fountain. Distribution to Mary Fountain (1/3). Payments were made (equally) to: Mary Beauchamp (her part of estate of her father); Mary Fountain (her part of estate of her father); Mary Williams (her part of estate of her father); Sarah Fountain (her part of estate of her father); Grace Fountain (her part of estate of her father; Mary Fountain Jr. (mother of Risdon Fountain - his part of estate of his grandfather); Nicholas Fountain (his part of estate of his father).7 

Family 1

Mary Bozman b. 25 Mar 1670, d. bt 5 Dec 1701 - 7 Jan 1707/8
Marriage*14 September 1686He married Mary Bozman, daughter of Rep. John Bozman I and Blandina 'Landina' Risden, on 14 September 1686 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Mercy Fountain and Mary Bossman daughter of John Bossman, married by John Huett, minister.3,4 
Children 1.Mary (of Marcy Sr.) Fountain+10 b. c 1687
 2.Nicholas (of Marcy) Fountain11 b. 31 Aug 1691
 3.John (of Marcy) Fountain+11 b. 19 Nov 1694, d. b 9 Nov 1726
 4.William (of Marcy) Fountain12 b. c 1696

Family 2

Mary Handy b. 4 Mar 1682/83, d. b 5 Mar 1743
Marriage*circa 1701Marcy Fountain Sr. married Mary Handy, daughter of Samuel Handy Sr. and Mary Sewell, circa 1701.3 
Children 1.Grace (of Marcy) Fountain11 b. 5 Dec 1701
 2.Marcy Fountain+13 b. c 1702, d. b 14 Aug 1734
 3.Bridget Fountain7 b. c 1703
 4.Mary Hannah (of Marcy) Fountain+14 b. c 1704
 5.Samuel (of Marcy) Fountain15 b. 7 Jan 1707
 6.Sarah (of Marcy) Fountain+15 b. 14 Jan 1708
 7.Thomas (of Marcy) Fountain14 b. c 1710
 8.Priscilla (of Marcy) Fountain14 b. c 1712
 9.Esther (of Marcy) Fountain14 b. c 1714
 10.Elizabeth 'Betty' (of Marcy) Fountain14 b. c 1716

Citations

  1. [S2206] Ralph A. Riggin & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 15, p. 57 (Fountain Family).
  2. [S970] F. Edward Wright, Maryland Eastern Shore Vital Records, 1648-1725, 2nd Edition, p. 113 (Somerset Land Records).
  3. [S2206] Ralph A. Riggin & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 15, p. 58 (Fountain Family).
  4. [S970] F. Edward Wright, Maryland Eastern Shore Vital Records, 1648-1725, 2nd Edition, p. 114 (Somerset Land Records).
  5. [S2081] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County Wills 1770-1777 & 1675-1710 (Liber EB 5), p. 35 (will of Thomas Abbott).
  6. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 25 (will of Nicholas Fountain, wife Joanna).
  7. [S2206] Ralph A. Riggin & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 15, p. 59 (Fountain Family).
  8. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 29 (will of Marcy Fountain, wife Mary).
  9. [S2206] Ralph A. Riggin & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 15, p. 60 (Fountain Family).
  10. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research.
  11. [S2212] Dan Ray Moore, John Moore of Somerset County, Maryland, p. 365 (The Risdon and Bozman Families).
  12. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, citing Baldwin, Maryland Calendar of Wills, Vol. 4, p. 212.
  13. [S2206] Ralph A. Riggin & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 15, p. 76 (Mercy Fountain Family).
  14. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 55 (will of Mary Fountain).
  15. [S970] F. Edward Wright, Maryland Eastern Shore Vital Records, 1648-1725, 2nd Edition, p. 161 (Somerset Parish Register).

Nicholas (of Nicholas) Fountain1

M, b. 14 April 1704
FatherNicholas Fountain1 b. 1638, d. b 1 Oct 1708
MotherJoAnna (-----)1 b. c 1680, d. b 6 Oct 1718
Last Edited6 Oct 2015
Birth*14 April 1704Nicholas (of Nicholas) Fountain was born on 14 April 1704 at Back Creek, Somerset Co, MD.1,2 
Will - Father's*13 April 1708Nicholas was named in his father's will on 13 April 1708 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Nicholas Fountain gave son Mercy 100 acres of tract New France during his lifetime then to pass to grandson (his son) William at his decease. To sons Nicholas and Stephen 300 acres of tract Fountain's Lott and 50 acres of tract Normandy. To said 2 sons 10 acres alienated unto testator by Capt. Henry Smyth, part of tract Peake, as also 150 acres of tract Rumly. To wife Joanna dwelling plantation during widowhood and 1/3 of personal estate. Residue of estate to be divided among sons Mercy, Nicholas and Stephen and daughter Dennis Lane. John and Stephen Horsey, son's godfathers, appointed trustees. Witnessed by John Brown, Roger Trame, Robert Smith & Jno. Smith.1,3 

Citations

  1. [S2206] Ralph A. Riggin & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 15, p. 57 (Fountain Family).
  2. [S970] F. Edward Wright, Maryland Eastern Shore Vital Records, 1648-1725, 2nd Edition, p. 161 (Somerset Parish Register).
  3. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 25 (will of Nicholas Fountain, wife Joanna).

Stephen Fountain1

M, b. circa 1702
FatherNicholas Fountain1 b. 1638, d. b 1 Oct 1708
MotherJoAnna (-----)1 b. c 1680, d. b 6 Oct 1718
Last Edited6 Oct 2015
Birth*circa 1702Stephen Fountain was born circa 1702 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Tax list*1725He was on the tax list in 1725 at Manokin Hundred, Somerset Co, MD. He was in the household of George Jones.2 
Tax list1727He was on the tax list in 1727 at Manokin Hundred, Somerset Co, MD. He was shown in the household of Nicholas Fountain.2 
Est inv named*7 July 1727He was named in an inventory of an estate on 7 July 1727 at Somerset Co, MD. The inventory of the estate of Marcy Fountaine was filed by Mary Fountain and Nicholas Fountain. Signed as next of kin: Samuel Fountain and Stephen Fountain.3 
Est Settm't Bro's*4 December 1727He was named in the settlement of his brother's estate on 4 December 1727 at Somerset Co, MD. The admin. account of Marcy Fountain was submitted by Mary Fountain and Nicholas Fountain. Legatees: Nicholas Fountain and Steven Fountain. Distribution to Mary Fountain (1/3). Payments were made (equally) to: Mary Beauchamp (her part of estate of her father); Mary Fountain (her part of estate of her father); Mary Williams (her part of estate of her father); Sarah Fountain (her part of estate of her father); Grace Fountain (her part of estate of her father; Mary Fountain Jr. (mother of Risdon Fountain - his part of estate of his grandfather); Nicholas Fountain (his part of estate of his father).3 

Citations

  1. [S2206] Ralph A. Riggin & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 15, p. 58 (Fountain Family).
  2. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, citing Somerset Co Tax Lists.
  3. [S2206] Ralph A. Riggin & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 15, p. 59 (Fountain Family).

Elizabeth Brown1

F, b. circa 1710
FatherJohn Brown II1 b. c 1669, d. b 17 Jun 1719
MotherJoAnna (-----)1 b. c 1680, d. b 6 Oct 1718
Last Edited15 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1710Elizabeth Brown was born circa 1710 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*6 October 1718Elizabeth was named in her father's will on 6 October 1718 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as daughter Elizabeth in the will of John Brown. She was to be in the care of William Colbrune.2 

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 6 (will of John Brown, Marcy Fountain Sr. Extr).
  2. [S2206] Ralph A. Riggin & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 15, p. 58 (Fountain Family).

Tarell Brown1

M, b. circa 1712
FatherJohn Brown II1 b. c 1669, d. b 17 Jun 1719
MotherAgnes (-----)2 b. c 1690
Last Edited16 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1712Tarell Brown was born circa 1712 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*6 October 1718Tarell was named in his father's will on 6 October 1718 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as son Tarell (under 21) in the will of John Brown. He was to be in the care of John Fountain until of age.3 

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 6 (will of John Brown, Marcy Fountain Sr. Extr).
  2. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 10 (will of Thomas Bratten).
  3. [S2206] Ralph A. Riggin & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 15, p. 58 (Fountain Family).

Alexander Brown1

M, b. circa 1714
FatherJohn Brown II1 b. c 1669, d. b 17 Jun 1719
MotherAgnes (-----)1 b. c 1690
Last Edited16 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1714Alexander Brown was born circa 1714 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*6 October 1718Alexander was named in his father's will on 6 October 1718. He was shown as son Alexander in the will of John Brown. He was given £5 and was to be in the care of Nicholas Fountain (son of Marcy Fountain) until of age.2 

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 6 (will of John Brown, Marcy Fountain Sr. Extr).
  2. [S2206] Ralph A. Riggin & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 15, p. 58 (Fountain Family).

George Brown1

M, b. circa 1716
FatherJohn Brown II1 b. c 1669, d. b 17 Jun 1719
MotherAgnes (-----)1 b. c 1690
Last Edited16 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1716George Brown was born circa 1716 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*6 October 1718George was named in his father's will on 6 October 1718 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as son George in the will of John Brown. He was given £10 and was to be in the care of Marcy Fountain Sr. until of age.2 

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 6 (will of John Brown, Marcy Fountain Sr. Extr).
  2. [S2206] Ralph A. Riggin & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 15, p. 58 (Fountain Family).

Mary Handy1

F, b. 4 March 1682/83, d. before 5 March 1743
FatherSamuel Handy Sr.2 b. c 1650, d. b 13 Sep 1721
MotherMary Sewell2 b. c 1663
Last Edited6 Oct 2015
Birth*4 March 1682/83Mary Handy was born on 4 March 1682/83 at Somerset Co, MD.3 
Marriage*circa 1701She married Marcy Fountain Sr., son of Nicholas Fountain and Grace Dennis (Dennis? or Lane?), circa 1701.4 
Married Namecirca 1701 As of circa 1701,her married name was Fountain. 
Will - Father's*15 May 1721Mary was named in her father's will on 15 May 1721 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Samuel Handy Sr. gave sons Samuel & Thomas land. To son Thomas land bought of John Layton. To son Stephen & Isaac. To son William tract Suffolk. To son Ebenezar tract Rumledge. To son John & Stephen tract Little Goshen. To daughter Priscilla. To son Benjamin. To daughter Sarah Tull. To 3 daughters Mary Fountain, Jane Coulbourn and Rachell Coulbourn. Witt: John Scott, Joseph Troy, George Scott, Sarah Scott and Jane Scott.5 
Will - Husb's*9 November 1726Mary was named in her husband's will on 9 November 1726 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Marcy Fountain gave son Nicholas dwelling plantation; wife Mary to have a home thereon during her lifetime. To wife Mary Negroes Hargalis (Hercules) and Mory. To son Samuel and male heirs 130 ac of tract Barros (or Barres) Lott, bourght of John Davis. Mary, wife of John Fountain, to have a living on it during her widowhood. Samuel to have tract New Found Land and Fishing Island, both on south side of Manoken River; wife Mary and aforesaid Mary Fountain to have certain privileges. Said sons not to mortgage or sell lands. Bridget to have mulatto Ross after wife's death. To son Thomas, cooper's tools. To wife Mary, certain personalty during her lifetime; at her deceased to sons Nicklis and Samuel and daughter Brichett; and 1/3 residue of personal estate; remaining 2/3 to all children and a grandson Risden Fountain. Two youngest children, Betty & Estar, to enjoy what their mother has, should she die a widow. Extrs: wife Mary and son Nicklis. Witt: Daniel Maddux, Nicholas Fountain & Robert Pitts.6 
Est Settm't Husb's*4 December 1727She was named in her husband's estate settlement on 4 December 1727 at Somerset Co, MD. The admin. account of Marcy Fountain was submitted by Mary Fountain and Nicholas Fountain. Legatees: Nicholas Fountain and Steven Fountain. Distribution to Mary Fountain (1/3). Payments were made (equally) to: Mary Beauchamp (her part of estate of her father); Mary Fountain (her part of estate of her father); Mary Williams (her part of estate of her father); Sarah Fountain (her part of estate of her father); Grace Fountain (her part of estate of her father; Mary Fountain Jr. (mother of Risdon Fountain - his part of estate of his grandfather); Nicholas Fountain (his part of estate of his father).6 
Will - Brother's*22 December 1734Mary was named in her brother's will on 22 December 1734 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Samuel Handy gave son Thomas (Extr) plantation called Armstrong's Purchase and tract Coimorant. To sons Samuel (Extr) and John (under 20) tract Jerico. To son Isaac (under 20). To daughter Mary Custis. To daughter Betty. To daughter Sarah. To daughter Grace (under 16). To grandson Sewell Handy. To 6 children Samuel, John, Isaac, Betty, Sarah and Grace. Mentions brother Isaac Handy and sister Mary Fountain. Mentions brothers John and Isaac. Witt: Martin Fenton, Samuel Long & Paissance Gunby.7 
Will*before 5 March 1743Mary made a will before 5 March 1743 at Somerset Co, MD. In her will Mary Fountain named the following children: Samuel, Thomas, Grace McClamy, Sarah Maddox, Hannah Williams, Priscilla, Esther and Elizabeth and granddaughter Hannah Williams. Extr: son-in-law Daniel Maddox. Witt: Samuel Tull, Marcy Fountain & Risden Fountain.8,9 
Death*before 5 March 1743She died before 5 March 1743 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that her will was proved.10,8 

Family

Marcy Fountain Sr. b. 15 Nov 1666, d. b 6 Apr 1727
Marriage*circa 1701She married Marcy Fountain Sr., son of Nicholas Fountain and Grace Dennis (Dennis? or Lane?), circa 1701.4 
Children 1.Grace (of Marcy) Fountain8,9 b. 5 Dec 1701
 2.Marcy Fountain+11 b. c 1702, d. b 14 Aug 1734
 3.Bridget Fountain6 b. c 1703
 4.Mary Hannah (of Marcy) Fountain+9 b. c 1704
 5.Samuel (of Marcy) Fountain9 b. 7 Jan 1707
 6.Sarah (of Marcy) Fountain+9 b. 14 Jan 1708
 7.Thomas (of Marcy) Fountain9 b. c 1710
 8.Priscilla (of Marcy) Fountain9 b. c 1712
 9.Esther (of Marcy) Fountain9 b. c 1714
 10.Elizabeth 'Betty' (of Marcy) Fountain9 b. c 1716

Citations

  1. [S1028] Isaac W.K. Handy, Annals and Memorials of the Handys and Their Kindred, p. 6 (1.2. Mary Handy).
  2. [S1028] Isaac W.K. Handy, Annals and Memorials of the Handys and Their Kindred, p. 3 (1. Samuel Handy, the Progenitor).
  3. [S970] F. Edward Wright, Maryland Eastern Shore Vital Records, 1648-1725, 2nd Edition, p. 120 (Somerset Land Records).
  4. [S2206] Ralph A. Riggin & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 15, p. 58 (Fountain Family).
  5. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 19 (will of Samuel Handy Sr.).
  6. [S2206] Ralph A. Riggin & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 15, p. 59 (Fountain Family).
  7. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 41 (will of Samuel Handy).
  8. [S2206] Ralph A. Riggin & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 15, p. 60 (Fountain Family).
  9. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 55 (will of Mary Fountain).
  10. [S1028] Isaac W.K. Handy, Annals and Memorials of the Handys and Their Kindred, p. 1 (1. Samuel Handy, the Progenitor).
  11. [S2206] Ralph A. Riggin & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 15, p. 76 (Mercy Fountain Family).

Agnes (-----)1

F, b. circa 1690
Last Edited16 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1690Agnes (-----) was born circa 1690.1 
Marriage*circa 1712She married John Brown II, son of John Brown I and Sarah Minard, circa 1712.1 
Married Namecirca 1712 As of circa 1712,her married name was Brown. 
Will - Named as heir*29 September 1712Agnes was named as a heir in a will on 29 September 1712 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that Thomas Bratten left legacies to Joseph Venables and his wife, Alexander Browne, Robert Stevenson, John Brown and his wife Agnes, Robert Crouch, Mary Browne wife of Alexander Browne and his father John Bratten in Ireland.1 

Family

John Brown II b. c 1669, d. b 17 Jun 1719
Children 1.Tarell Brown1 b. c 1712
 2.Alexander Brown2 b. c 1714
 3.George Brown2 b. c 1716

Citations

  1. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 10 (will of Thomas Bratten).
  2. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 6 (will of John Brown, Marcy Fountain Sr. Extr).

Mary (-----)1

F, b. circa 1690
Last Edited16 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1690Mary (-----) was born circa 1690.1 
Marriage*circa 1710She married Alexander Brown, son of John Brown I and Sarah Minard, circa 1710.1 
Married Namecirca 1710 As of circa 1710,her married name was Brown. 
Will - Named as heir*29 September 1712Mary was named as a heir in a will on 29 September 1712 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that Thomas Bratten left legacies to Joseph Venables and his wife, Alexander Browne, Robert Stevenson, John Brown and his wife Agnes, Robert Crouch, Mary Browne wife of Alexander Browne and his father John Bratten in Ireland.1 

Family

Alexander Brown b. c 1673, d. b 3 Apr 1713

Citations

  1. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 10 (will of Thomas Bratten).

James Laws1

M, b. 17 March 1801, d. 29 March 1859
FatherWilliam (of James) Laws1 b. 11 Feb 1774, d. 20 Sep 1825
MotherCatherine 'Catey' Rackliffe Fassett1 b. 20 Jul 1779, d. 18 Oct 1844
ChartsDescendants of Nathaniel Littleton (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited16 Oct 2011
Birth*17 March 1801James Laws was born on 17 March 1801 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Grfath's*12 March 1824James was named in his grandfather's will on 12 March 1824 at Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as grandson James Law, son of William Law, and was named Extr in the will of James Laws Sr.2 
Death*29 March 1859He died on 29 March 1859 at Sussex Co, DE, at age 58.1 

Citations

  1. [S556] Matthew M. Wise, Littleton Heritage: Some American Descendants of Col. Nathaniel Littleton (1605-1654) of Northampton Co., Virginia, and His Royal Forebears, p. 381 (Fassitt Family).
  2. [S2207] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH, 1822-1833, p. 9 (will of James Laws Sr.).

Jenatta Rackliffe Laws1

F, b. 3 April 1806
FatherWilliam (of James) Laws1 b. 11 Feb 1774, d. 20 Sep 1825
MotherCatherine 'Catey' Rackliffe Fassett1 b. 20 Jul 1779, d. 18 Oct 1844
ChartsDescendants of Nathaniel Littleton (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited16 Oct 2011
Birth*3 April 1806Jenatta Rackliffe Laws was born on 3 April 1806 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S556] Matthew M. Wise, Littleton Heritage: Some American Descendants of Col. Nathaniel Littleton (1605-1654) of Northampton Co., Virginia, and His Royal Forebears, p. 381 (Fassitt Family).

Charles Fassett1

M, b. circa 1670, d. before 1708
FatherJohn Fassett I1 b. c 1635, d. b 16 Oct 1673
MotherRhoda 'Rodeah' Lambertson1 b. c 1644
Last Edited20 Apr 2018
Birth*circa 1670Charles Fassett was born circa 1670 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*15 August 1673Charles was named in his father's will on 15 August 1673 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as son Charles Fawsett (under 18) in the will of John Fawsett, wife Rodeah.1 
Land sold*1692He sold land in 1692 at tract A12, between Craddockville & Pungoteague, Acc Co, VA. It was in this year that Charles and a William Fawsett, both of Somerset Co, sold the 245 acres to Daniel Darby.2 
Marriage*before 1694He married Rachel Tull, daughter of Richard Tull Sr. and Martha Rhoades, before 1694 at Somerset Co, MD.3 
Death*before 1708Charles Fassett died before 1708 at Somerset Co, MD. Charles Fassitt disappears from records about 1708 and Somerset County Rent Rolls, 1663-1723, show that Samuel Powell possessed tract Holly Head in right of Charles Fassit's orphans. His widow Rachel evidently married 2nd this Samuel Powell and on 5 Sep 1724 Rachel Powell and John Fassitt conveyed Rachel's Lott near Margaret's Swamp and adjacent to tract "where Thomas Powell Sr. did dwell" to William Harrison. Samuel Powell named a father Thomas and a wife Rachel in his will dated 26 Jun 1719, which was witnessed by Sarah Franklin Fassitt.3 

Family

Rachel Tull b. 25 Aug 1672
Child 1.Sarah Franklyn Fassett4 b. c 1695

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 6 (will of John Fawsett, wife Rodeah).
  2. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 600 (tract A12).
  3. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 110 (Fassitt family).
  4. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 17 (will of Samuel Powell, wife Rachel).

Thomas Fassett1

M, b. circa 1672
FatherJohn Fassett I1 b. c 1635, d. b 16 Oct 1673
MotherRhoda 'Rodeah' Lambertson1 b. c 1644
Last Edited16 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1672Thomas Fassett was born circa 1672 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*15 August 1673Thomas was named in his father's will on 15 August 1673 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as son Thomas Fawsett (under 18) in the will of John Fawsett, wife Rodeah.1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 6 (will of John Fawsett, wife Rodeah).

Col. John Franklin Gentleman1,2

M, b. circa 1645, d. before 24 November 1727
Last Edited18 May 2018
Birth*circa 1645Col. John Franklin Gentleman was born circa 1645. 
Headright*18 October 1664He was named as a headright on 18 October 1664 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as John Franklin on a certificate granted to Arthur Upshott for 300 acres.3 
Land bought*between 1666 and 1723He bought land between 1666 and 1723 at tract Freemans Contentment, East Berlin District, Worcester Co, MD. This tract was patented on 30 Apr 1686 by John Freeman for 400 acres. The rent rolls of 1666-1723 showed it in the possession of Capt. John Franklin. In 1727 his son Ebenezer Franklin willed to John Collins, so of Wiliam Collins, 100 acres being part of 400 acres bougth of John Freeman, and to son Edward Franklin, father's plantation.4 
Marriage*circa 1668He married (-----) (-----) circa 1668 at Somerset Co, MD. According to Somerset Sampler, one of the Rhodes daughters aparently married Capt. John Franklin, as Elizabeth Rhodes refers in her 1694 will to granddaughter Rachel Fassitt, wife of Charles (Rachel Fassitt is known to have been a daughter of Capt. Franklin).5 
Headright16 August 1671Col. John Franklin Gentleman was named as a headright on 16 August 1671 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as John Franklin on a certificate granted to Mr. Devereux Browne for 1,850 acres for passage of 37 persons transported into this county.6 
Land bought*30 August 1686He bought land on 30 August 1686 at tract Exchange, Worcester Co, MD. He bought 400 aces of this tract from William Stevens and his wife Elizabeth. He repatented this tract on 20 July 1696 and it then contained 600 acres. He willed this 600 acres to his son Ebenezer Franklin.7 
Anecdote*before 1687 John Franklyn had immigrated into Maryland by 1687. He lived in All Holllow's Parish, Somerset County (Snow Hill). He was a Protestant and possibly a Presbyterian. He was refered to as a Gentleman in 1726/27.8 
Marriage*before December 1688He married Rhoda 'Rodeah' Lambertson before December 1688 at Somerset Co, MD. In 1680 Rhoda Fassitt came to Somerset County as a widow, accompanied by son John and the 4 younger children. She married second by Dec 1688, John Franklin.1 
Deed of Gift - Gave*14 November 1691Col. John Franklin Gentleman gave by deed of gift on 14 November 1691 at Somerset Co, MD. Edward Hammond and John Franklin each agree to deliver one cow and calf to John Hammond for the benefit of his daughter Rhodiah Hammond. If Rhodiah dies before reaching age of majority, then livestock passes to her sister Ann Hammond. The agreement was witnessed by William Ffassett and Peter Dent. (NOTE: Edward Hammond is the father of John Hammond (thus the father-in-law of Elizabeth Fassett). John Franklin is married to Rhodiah (Lambertson) Fassett (thus the step-father of Elizabeth Fassett). John Hammond is the wife of Elizabeth Fassett. Rhodiah Hammond is named after her grandmother, Rhodiah (Lambertson) Fassett Franklin. Ann Hammond is named after her grandmother, Ann (Smith) Hammond. William Fassett is the brother of Elizabeth Fassett.)9 
Anecdotebetween 1696 and 1727 John Franklin was a member of the Vestry of Snow Hill Parish 1696/7. He was a justice for Somerset Co 1697-1715 and a captain in the militia 1701-1711. He was a member of the Lower House of Assembly for Somerset Co 1701-1704. He was a major in the militia 1711-1715 and a Lt. Col. 1715-1727. He owned 1,225 acres in 1709 and 1,425 when he died in 1727.8 
Land patented22 July 1706He patented land on 22 July 1706 at tract Long Acre, West Berlin District, Worcester Co, MD. It contained 125 acres. He willed it to his son Ebenzer Franklin.10 
Land patented*8 October 1706He patented land on 8 October 1706 at tract Assateague, Worcester Co, MD. It contained 500 acres. In his will he left Capt. William Fassitt 1/3 part of 500 acres, to Mr. Joseph 1/3 and to Jonathan James 50 aces and daughter Mary Collins 200 aces of an unnamed tract.11 
Will - Witnessed*19 October 1709John witnessed a will on 19 October 1709 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that Capt. John Franklyn, Ebenezar Franklyn and John Evins witnessed the will of Lawrence Raley, wife Tabitha.12 
Est Settm't Named In*7 June 1720He was named in an estate settlement on 7 June 1720 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that the inventory of John Evans was filed and signed as next of kin were John Franklyn, Ebenezar Franklyn and the Extr was Elizabeth Evans.13 
Will*8 February 1727John made a will on 8 February 1727 at Worcester Co, MD. To Capt. William Fassitt land. To Mr. Joseph land. To Jonathan James, land. To daughter Mary Collings land and mentions her 4th son Thomas. To Franklyn Fassitt. To granchild Elizabeth Fassitt. To daughter Elizabeth Walton and her children (unnamed). To son Ebenezar plantation "The Exchange" and "Long Acre." Witt: Benjamin Burton, William Turville, Edward Franklyn and Henry Turner.14 
Will - Son's*3 October 1727John was named in his son's will on 3 October 1727 at Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as father Cornll. John Franklin in the will of Ebenezar Franklyn.2 
Death*before 24 November 1727He died before 24 November 1727 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was probated.14 

Family 1

(-----) (-----) b. c 1650
Marriage*circa 1668He married (-----) (-----) circa 1668 at Somerset Co, MD. According to Somerset Sampler, one of the Rhodes daughters aparently married Capt. John Franklin, as Elizabeth Rhodes refers in her 1694 will to granddaughter Rachel Fassitt, wife of Charles (Rachel Fassitt is known to have been a daughter of Capt. Franklin).5 
Children 1.Tabitha Franklin+15 b. c 1670
 2.Mary Franklin+14 b. c 1672
 3.Ebenezer Franklin+14 b. c 1676, d. b 5 Jul 1728
 4.Elizabeth Franklin+14 b. c 1678

Family 2

Rhoda 'Rodeah' Lambertson b. c 1644
Marriage*before December 1688Col. John Franklin Gentleman married Rhoda 'Rodeah' Lambertson before December 1688 at Somerset Co, MD. In 1680 Rhoda Fassitt came to Somerset County as a widow, accompanied by son John and the 4 younger children. She married second by Dec 1688, John Franklin.1 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 110 (Fassitt Family).
  2. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 28 (will of Ebenezar Franklyn).
  3. [S579] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Certificates and Rights, 1663-1709 and Tithables, 1663-1695, p. 10.
  4. [S2158] Ruth T. Dryden, Land Records of Worcester County, Maryland, 1666-1810, p. 240 (tract Freemans Contentment).
  5. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 217 (Rhodes/Roades Family).
  6. [S579] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Certificates and Rights, 1663-1709 and Tithables, 1663-1695, p. 45.
  7. [S2158] Ruth T. Dryden, Land Records of Worcester County, Maryland, 1666-1810, p. 212 (tract Exchange).
  8. [S2298] Alan F. Day, David W. Jordan and Gregory A. Stiverson Edward C. Papenfuse, A Biographical Disctionary of the Maryland Legislature, 1635-1789, Volume 1: A-H, p. 329 (John Franklyn).
  9. [S2835] Kevin Hammond < and e-mail address>, Hammond Family Information & Hammond Research Tree on Ancestry.com, citing MSA, Somerset Co Judicial Records, 1691-1692, Volume 405, page 141 (gift from Edward Hammond & John Franklin to John Hammond for his daughter Rhodiah).
  10. [S2158] Ruth T. Dryden, Land Records of Worcester County, Maryland, 1666-1810, p. 373 (tract Long Acre).
  11. [S2158] Ruth T. Dryden, Land Records of Worcester County, Maryland, 1666-1810, p. 25 (tract Assateague).
  12. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 8 (will of Lawrence Raley, wife Tabitha).
  13. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, Skinner: Abstracts of Inventories of Prerogative Court: 1718-1720: p.41.
  14. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 27 (will of John Franklyn).
  15. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 111 (Fassitt Family).

Tabitha Franklin1

F, b. circa 1670
FatherCol. John Franklin Gentleman1 b. c 1645, d. b 24 Nov 1727
Mother(-----) (-----) b. c 1650
Last Edited3 Mar 2013
Birth*circa 1670Tabitha Franklin was born circa 1670 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1686She married John Fassett II, son of John Fassett I and Rhoda 'Rodeah' Lambertson, circa 1686.1 
Married Namecirca 1686 As of circa 1686,her married name was Fassett. 
Will - Husb's*1 January 1720/21Tabitha was named in her husband's will on 1 January 1720/21 at Worcester Co, MD. She was shown as wife Tabitha and named Extr in the will of John Faussit Sr.2 

Family

John Fassett II b. c 1662, d. b 1 Jun 1721
Children 1.Franklin Fassett3 b. c 1690
 2.Elizabeth Fassett2 b. c 1708

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 111 (Fassitt Family).
  2. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 20 (will of John Faussit Sr., wife Tabitha).
  3. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 27 (will of John Franklyn).

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

F, b. circa 1650
Last Edited7 Mar 2013
Birth*circa 1650(-----) (-----) was born circa 1650. 
Marriage*circa 1668She married Col. John Franklin Gentleman circa 1668 at Somerset Co, MD. According to Somerset Sampler, one of the Rhodes daughters aparently married Capt. John Franklin, as Elizabeth Rhodes refers in her 1694 will to granddaughter Rachel Fassitt, wife of Charles (Rachel Fassitt is known to have been a daughter of Capt. Franklin).2 
Married Namecirca 1668 As of circa 1668,her married name was Franklin. 

Family

Col. John Franklin Gentleman b. c 1645, d. b 24 Nov 1727
Children 1.Tabitha Franklin+ b. c 1670
 2.Mary Franklin+3 b. c 1672
 3.Ebenezer Franklin+3 b. c 1676, d. b 5 Jul 1728
 4.Elizabeth Franklin+3 b. c 1678

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 110 (Fassitt family).
  2. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 217 (Rhodes/Roades Family).
  3. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 27 (will of John Franklyn).

Ann Whittington1

F, b. 5 October 1673
FatherAndrew Whittington1 b. c 1650
MotherUrsula (-----)1 b. c 1650
Last Edited16 Oct 2011
Birth*5 October 1673Ann Whittington was born on 5 October 1673 at Manokin, Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 111 (Fassitt Family).

William Bowen III1

M, b. circa 1692, d. before 20 November 1723
FatherWilliam Bowen II2 b. c 1656, d. b 30 Mar 1728
MotherMary (of Capt Edwd) Hammond2 b. c 1671
Last Edited18 May 2018
Birth*circa 1692William Bowen III was born circa 1692 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Marriage*circa 1710He married Rhoda Fassett, daughter of Capt. William Fassett Sr. and Elizabeth Whittington, circa 1710.1 
Will - Grfath's*7 July 1718William was named in his grandfather's will on 7 July 1718 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Edward Hammon Sr. gave to Hester, daughter of Catharine Diall. To Oliver Griffin, Anne Griffin & Catharine Diall. To grandsons John and Edward, sons of Edward. To grandson William Bowen. To daughter Mary Bowen. To Hannah, daughter of Denis Diall. Residue to Anne and Oliver Griffin, equally. Extr Denis Driskell & Anne Griffin. Witt: John Truitt, John Jones & Benjamin Burton.3 
Death*before 20 November 1723He died before 20 November 1723 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that the inventory of the estate of William Bowin Jr. was approved, Roady Bowin, admx/extr. Signed as next-of-kin: William Bowin.4 

Family

Rhoda Fassett b. c 1690
Child 1.Elizabeth Bowen+5 b. c 1710

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 111 (Fassitt Family).
  2. [S726] Vernon L. Skinner Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland Vol 10, p. 18 (Bowen Family).
  3. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 4, 1713-1720, p. 178 (will of Edward Hammon Sr., gent., Somerset Co).
  4. [S726] Vernon L. Skinner Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland Vol 10, p. 19 (Bowen Family).
  5. [S2258] Blaine T. Phillips, Genealogical Files of Blaine T. Phillips, Emmons Blaine Phillips Pedigree Ancestor Index provided by Tom Fooks.

William Harrison1

M, b. circa 1695
FatherErasmus Harrison1 b. c 1670
MotherMary Rouse1 b. 20 Sep 1676, d. b 23 May 1744
Last Edited17 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1695William Harrison was born circa 1695 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Mother's*30 June 1743William was named in his mother's will on 30 June 1743 at Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as eldest son William Harrison in the will of Mary Fassitt.2 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 111 (Fassitt Family).
  2. [S2160] Sharon S. Jones, Worcester Co, MD Wills, JW-2, 1742-1758, p. 6 (will of Mary Fassitt, son Rowse Fassitt Extr).

Rev. Hugh Stevenson1

M, b. circa 1710, d. 1744
Last Edited8 Jan 2019
Birth*circa 1710Rev. Hugh Stevenson was born circa 1710.1 
Marriage*circa 1735He married Comfort Fassett, daughter of Capt. William Fassett Sr. and Mary Rouse, circa 1735.1 
Death*1744Rev. Hugh Stevenson died in 1744.2 

Family

Comfort Fassett b. c 1714
Children 1.Mary Stevenson+3 b. c 1740
 2.William Stevenson4 b. c 1742

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 111 (Fassitt Family).
  2. [S2808] Rob Hall, Ancestors of Emma S. Sterling.
  3. [S2903] Rob Hall, Ancestors of George R. Marshall.
  4. [S2208] David V. Heise, Worcester County, Maryland Will Book JW13, 1783-1790, p. 27 (will of Charles Rackliffe Sr.).

Arthur Kind1

M, b. circa 1612, d. 1687
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited17 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1612Arthur Kind was born circa 1612.1 
Marriage*circa 1645He married Jane Knaur circa 1645.1 
Death*1687Arthur Kind died in 1687 at Boston, MA.1 

Family

Jane Knaur b. c 1625
Child 1.Sarah Kind+1 b. c 1646, d. 1705

Citations

  1. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 51 (footnote #731 The Fassitt Family by Melanie Ayres Merryweather, privately printed, 1 Aug 1997, revised Sept 1999).

Jane Knaur1

F, b. circa 1625
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited17 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1625Jane Knaur was born circa 1625.1 
Marriage*circa 1645She married Arthur Kind circa 1645.2 
Married Namecirca 1645 As of circa 1645,her married name was Kind. 

Family

Arthur Kind b. c 1612, d. 1687
Child 1.Sarah Kind+1 b. c 1646, d. 1705

Citations

  1. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 42.
  2. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 51 (footnote #731 The Fassitt Family by Melanie Ayres Merryweather, privately printed, 1 Aug 1997, revised Sept 1999).

William Toker1

M, b. circa 1640
Last Edited17 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1640William Toker was born circa 1640.1 
Marriage*circa 1665He married Sarah Kind, daughter of Arthur Kind and Jane Knaur, circa 1665.1 

Family

Sarah Kind b. c 1646, d. 1705

Citations

  1. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 51 (footnote #731 The Fassitt Family by Melanie Ayres Merryweather, privately printed, 1 Aug 1997, revised Sept 1999).

Robert Brickenden1

M, b. circa 1640
Last Edited17 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1640Robert Brickenden was born circa 1640.1 
Marriage*circa 1670He married Sarah Kind, daughter of Arthur Kind and Jane Knaur, circa 1670.1 

Family

Sarah Kind b. c 1646, d. 1705

Citations

  1. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 51 (footnote #731 The Fassitt Family by Melanie Ayres Merryweather, privately printed, 1 Aug 1997, revised Sept 1999).

Edward Goodman1

M, b. circa 1545, d. 1623
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited17 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1545Edward Goodman was born circa 1545.1 
Marriage*circa 1568He married Mary Rushall circa 1568.1 
Death*1623Edward Goodman died in 1623 at Badby, Northamptonshire, England.1 

Family

Mary Rushall b. c 1551, d. 1627
Child 1.Dorothy Goodman+1 b. 12 Sep 1570, d. b 20 Feb 1640/41

Citations

  1. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 64 (footnote #816 Information provided by Frederick Zimmerman Saunders on 17 Feb 2005 - e-mail address, http://home.netcom.com/-fzsaund/....).

Mary Rushall1

F, b. circa 1551, d. 1627
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited17 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1551Mary Rushall was born circa 1551.1 
Marriage*circa 1568She married Edward Goodman circa 1568.1 
Married Namecirca 1568 As of circa 1568,her married name was Goodman. 
Death*1627Mary Rushall died in 1627 at Badby, Northamptonshire, England.1 

Family

Edward Goodman b. c 1545, d. 1623
Child 1.Dorothy Goodman+1 b. 12 Sep 1570, d. b 20 Feb 1640/41

Citations

  1. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 64 (footnote #816 Information provided by Frederick Zimmerman Saunders on 17 Feb 2005 - e-mail address, http://home.netcom.com/-fzsaund/....).

Edmund Neale1

M, b. circa 1575, d. before 11 February 1610/11
FatherJohn Neale2 b. c 1550
MotherGrace Butler2 b. c 1552
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited17 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1575Edmund Neale was born circa 1575 at England.1 
Marriage*circa 1594He married Elizabeth (-----) circa 1594.1 
Death*before 11 February 1610/11Edmund Neale died before 11 February 1610/11 at Northamptonshire, England.1 

Family

Elizabeth (-----) b. c 1580
Children 1.John Neale (Burgess)+3 b. c 1594, d. b 7 Jan 1644/45
 2.Grace (1) Neale+1 b. 1604, d. b 2 Mar 1682/83

Citations

  1. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 58.
  2. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 64.
  3. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 59.

Elizabeth (-----)1

F, b. circa 1580
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited17 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1580Elizabeth (-----) was born circa 1580 at Northamptonshire, England.1 
Marriage*circa 1594She married Edmund Neale, son of John Neale and Grace Butler, circa 1594.1 
Married Namecirca 1594 As of circa 1594,her married name was Neale. 

Family

Edmund Neale b. c 1575, d. b 11 Feb 1610/11
Children 1.John Neale (Burgess)+2 b. c 1594, d. b 7 Jan 1644/45
 2.Grace (1) Neale+1 b. 1604, d. b 2 Mar 1682/83

Citations

  1. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 58.
  2. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 59.

John Neale (Burgess)1

M, b. circa 1594, d. before 7 January 1644/45
FatherEdmund Neale1 b. c 1575, d. b 11 Feb 1610/11
MotherElizabeth (-----)1 b. c 1580
Last Edited15 Mar 2015
Birth*circa 1594John Neale (Burgess) was born circa 1594 at Northamptonshire, England.1 
Land patented1636He patented land in 1636 at tract N5, southern tip, Northampton Co, VA. John Neale patented this tract as 1,500 acres. Not long after receiving the patent Neale had assigned to Thomas Deacon and Morris Tomson, and in 1646 they reassigned to Capt. Francis Pott. Then in 1658 Pott left this land to his wife Susanna and it has already been reported that she had been born Susanna Baker and was the widow of Thomas Eyre when Pott married her, and that after his death she married Col. William Kendall. In 1668 William Foster and his wife Margaret “sole daughter and heyre of John Neale” released any rights they might have to Col. Kendall “for the use of John Eyre, Thomas and Daniell Eyre.2 
Will - Mentioned in*9 August 1636John was mentioned in a will on 9 August 1636 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Mr. Neale and given 500 lbs to tobacco in the will of John Symons, planter of Acchawmack.3 
Burgess*between 1639 and 1642John served in the Virginia House of Burgesses between 1639 and 1642 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1640He married Elizabeth Southey (Southey?) circa 1640.1 
Land patented*1643John Neale (Burgess) patented land in 1643 at tract N4, southern tip, Northampton Co, VA. It was in this year that John Neale patented this tract as 300 aces, which he deeded to David Dale the next year. In 1649 Dale gave to Margaret the daughter of John Neale. She is known to have become the wife of William Foster, but for some reason this gift to her did not hold good. In 1656 Elizabeth Dale, as attorney for her husband David Dale assigned the 300 acres to George Freshwater and Mathew Wardell.4 
Death*before 7 January 1644/45He died before 7 January 1644/45 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of John Neale was granted to Elizabeth Neale widow, who relilnquished her husband's estate. (Notes: Margaret Neale is the daughter of Elizabeth Neale. William Waters is guardian to Margaret Neale and David Dale is her father-in-law (step-father). David Dale, late of Accomack, is now of York County.)5 

Family

Elizabeth Southey (Southey?) b. c 1620, d. b 8 Jul 1654
Marriage*circa 1640He married Elizabeth Southey (Southey?) circa 1640.1 
Child 1.Margaret Neale5 b. c 1640

Citations

  1. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 59.
  2. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 64 (tract N5).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 2 (will of John Symons, planter).
  4. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 60 (tract N4).
  5. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 15 (adm of John Neale, widow Elizabeth).

Elizabeth Southey (Southey?)1

F, b. circa 1620, d. before 8 July 1654
Last Edited15 Jul 2014
Birth*circa 1620Elizabeth Southey (Southey?) was born circa 1620. 
Marriage*circa 1640She married John Neale (Burgess), son of Edmund Neale and Elizabeth (-----), circa 1640.1 
Married Namecirca 1640 As of circa 1640,her married name was Neale. 
Administrator*7 January 1644/45Elizabeth was named as administrator of an estate on 7 January 1644/45 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of John Neale was granted to Elizabeth Neale widow, who relilnquished her husband's estate. (Notes: Margaret Neale is the daughter of Elizabeth Neale. William Waters is guardian to Margaret Neale and David Dale is her father-in-law (step-father). David Dale, late of Accomack, is now of York County.)2 
Marriage*circa 1646She married David Dale circa 1646 at York Co, VA. Circa 1645 in Northampton Co he was shown as David Dale, late of Accomack, now of York Co, the father-in-law (step-father) of Margaret Neale, the daughter of Elizabeth Neale.2 
Married Namecirca 1646 As of circa 1646,her married name was Dale. 
Death*before 8 July 1654Elizabeth Southey (Southey?) died before 8 July 1654 at Northampton Co, VA. William Waters is appointed guardian to Margaret Neale (orphan and daughter of John Neale dec'd), it being the desire of the mother lately dec'd. The sheriff was ordered to take an account of the orphan's estate in the hands of David Dale father-in-law (step-father) of the orphan.3 
Land deeded from*1656She deeded land in 1656 at tract N4, southern tip, Northampton Co, VA. In 1643 John Neale patented this tract as 300 aces, which he deeded to David Dale the next year. In 1649 Dale gave to Margaret the daughter of John Neale. She is known to have become the wife of William Foster, but for some reason this gift to her did not hold good. In 1656 Elizabeth Dale, as attorney for her husband David Dale assigned the 300 acres to George Freshwater and Mathew Wardell.4 

Family 1

John Neale (Burgess) b. c 1594, d. b 7 Jan 1644/45
Marriage*circa 1640She married John Neale (Burgess), son of Edmund Neale and Elizabeth (-----), circa 1640.1 
Child 1.Margaret Neale2 b. c 1640

Family 2

David Dale b. c 1610
Marriage*circa 1646Elizabeth Southey (Southey?) married David Dale circa 1646 at York Co, VA. Circa 1645 in Northampton Co he was shown as David Dale, late of Accomack, now of York Co, the father-in-law (step-father) of Margaret Neale, the daughter of Elizabeth Neale.2 

Citations

  1. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 59.
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 15 (adm of John Neale, widow Elizabeth).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 35 (death of John Neale, Margaret is his orphan and daughter).
  4. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 60 (tract N4).

Margaret Neale1

F, b. circa 1640
FatherJohn Neale (Burgess)1 b. c 1594, d. b 7 Jan 1644/45
MotherElizabeth Southey (Southey?)1 b. c 1620, d. b 8 Jul 1654
Last Edited15 Jul 2014
Birth*circa 1640Margaret Neale was born circa 1640 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Land rec'd as gift*1649She received land as a gift in 1649 at tract N4, southern tip, Northampton Co, VA. In 1643 John Neale patented this tract as 300 aces, which he deeded to David Dale the next year. In 1649 Dale gave to Margaret the daughter of John Neale. She is known to have become the wife of William Foster, but for some reason this gift to her did not hold good. In 1656 Elizabeth Dale, as attorney for her husband David Dale assigned the 300 acres to George Freshwater and Mathew Wardell.2 
Guardian - named*8 July 1654Margaret had a guardian named on 8 July 1654 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that William Waters is appointed guardian to Margaret Neale (orphan and daughter of John Neale dec'd), it being the desire of the mother lately dec'd. The sheriff was ordered to take an account of the orphan's estate in the hands of David Dale father-in-law (step-father) of the orphan.3 
Marriage*circa 1665She married William Foster I, son of John Foster and Bridget Flowers (Flowers?), circa 1665 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Married Namecirca 1665 As of circa 1665,her married name was Foster. 

Family

William Foster I b. c 1642, d. b 8 Jun 1725

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 15 (adm of John Neale, widow Elizabeth).
  2. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 60 (tract N4).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 35 (death of John Neale, Margaret is his orphan and daughter).

David Dale1

M, b. circa 1610
Last Edited15 Jul 2014
Birth*circa 1610David Dale was born circa 1610.1 
Land deeded to*1644He was deeded land in 1644 at tract N4, southern tip, Northampton Co, VA. In 1643 John Neale patented this tract as 300 aces, which he deeded to David Dale the next year. In 1649 Dale gave to Margaret the daughter of John Neale. She is known to have become the wife of William Foster, but for some reason this gift to her did not hold good. In 1656 Elizabeth Dale, as attorney for her husband David Dale assigned the 300 acres to George Freshwater and Mathew Wardell.2 
Marriage*circa 1646He married Elizabeth Southey (Southey?) circa 1646 at York Co, VA. Circa 1645 in Northampton Co he was shown as David Dale, late of Accomack, now of York Co, the father-in-law (step-father) of Margaret Neale, the daughter of Elizabeth Neale.1 
Anecdote*8 July 1654 On 8 Jul 1654 in Northampton Co William Waters is appointed guardian to Margaret Neale (orphan and daughter of John Neale dec'd), it being the desire of the mother lately dec'd. The sheriff was ordered to take an account of the orphan's estate in the hands of David Dale father-in-law (step-father) of the orphan.3 

Family

Elizabeth Southey (Southey?) b. c 1620, d. b 8 Jul 1654

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 15 (adm of John Neale, widow Elizabeth).
  2. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 60 (tract N4).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 35 (death of John Neale, Margaret is his orphan and daughter).

John Neale1

M, b. circa 1550
FatherThomas Neale1 b. c 1725
MotherGoditha Throckmorton1 b. c 1530
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited17 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1550John Neale was born circa 1550 at England.1 
Marriage*circa 1575He married Grace Butler, daughter of John Butler and Ann Travers, circa 1575.1 

Family

Grace Butler b. c 1552
Child 1.Edmund Neale+1 b. c 1575, d. b 11 Feb 1610/11

Citations

  1. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 64.

Grace Butler1

F, b. circa 1552
FatherJohn Butler1 b. c 1525
MotherAnn Travers1 b. c 1530
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited17 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1552Grace Butler was born circa 1552 at Pembrokeshire, Wales.1 
Marriage*circa 1575She married John Neale, son of Thomas Neale and Goditha Throckmorton, circa 1575.1 
Married Namecirca 1575 As of circa 1575,her married name was Neale. 

Family

John Neale b. c 1550
Child 1.Edmund Neale+1 b. c 1575, d. b 11 Feb 1610/11

Citations

  1. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 64.

Thomas Neale1

M, b. circa 1725
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited17 Oct 2011
Marriage*circa 1550Thomas Neale married Goditha Throckmorton circa 1550.1 
Birth*circa 1725Thomas Neale was born circa 1725 at Wales.1 

Family

Goditha Throckmorton b. c 1530
Child 1.John Neale+1 b. c 1550

Citations

  1. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 64.

Goditha Throckmorton1

F, b. circa 1530
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited17 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1530Goditha Throckmorton was born circa 1530.1 
Marriage*circa 1550She married Thomas Neale circa 1550.1 
Married Namecirca 1550 As of circa 1550,her married name was Neale. 

Family

Thomas Neale b. c 1725
Child 1.John Neale+1 b. c 1550

Citations

  1. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 64.

John Butler1

M, b. circa 1525
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited10 Oct 2013
Birth*circa 1525John Butler was born circa 1525.1 
Marriage*circa 1550He married Ann Travers circa 1550.1 

Family

Ann Travers b. c 1530
Child 1.Grace Butler+1 b. c 1552

Citations

  1. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 64.

Ann Travers1

F, b. circa 1530
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited10 Oct 2013
Birth*circa 1530Ann Travers was born circa 1530.1 
Marriage*circa 1550She married John Butler circa 1550.1 
Married Namecirca 1550 As of circa 1550,her married name was Butler. 

Family

John Butler b. c 1525
Child 1.Grace Butler+1 b. c 1552

Citations

  1. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 64.

Thomas Robins1

M, b. circa 1535, d. before 8 August 1606
FatherRichard Robins1 b. c 1510
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1515
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited17 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1535Thomas Robins was born circa 1535 at Northamptonshire, England.1 
Marriage*1563He married Elizabeth Palmer, daughter of Thomas Palmer and (-----) (-----), in 1563 at Long Buckby, Northamptonshire, England.1 
Death*before 8 August 1606Thomas Robins died before 8 August 1606 at Northamptonshire, England.1 

Family

Elizabeth Palmer b. c 1545
Child 1.Richard Robins+1 b. c 1566, d. b 19 May 1634

Citations

  1. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 63 (footnote #816 Information provided by Frederick Zimmerman Saunders on 17 Feb 2005 - e-mail address, http://home.netcom.com/-fzsaund/....).

Elizabeth Palmer1

F, b. circa 1545
FatherThomas Palmer1 b. c 1520
Mother(-----) (-----) b. c 1525
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited17 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1545Elizabeth Palmer was born circa 1545 at Northamptonshire, England.1 
Marriage*1563She married Thomas Robins, son of Richard Robins and (-----) (-----), in 1563 at Long Buckby, Northamptonshire, England.1 
Married Name1563 As of 1563,her married name was Robins. 

Family

Thomas Robins b. c 1535, d. b 8 Aug 1606
Child 1.Richard Robins+1 b. c 1566, d. b 19 May 1634

Citations

  1. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 63 (footnote #816 Information provided by Frederick Zimmerman Saunders on 17 Feb 2005 - e-mail address, http://home.netcom.com/-fzsaund/....).

Thomas Palmer1

M, b. circa 1520
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited17 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1520Thomas Palmer was born circa 1520.1 
Marriage*circa 1545He married (-----) (-----) circa 1545. 

Family

(-----) (-----) b. c 1525
Child 1.Elizabeth Palmer+1 b. c 1545

Citations

  1. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 63 (footnote #816 Information provided by Frederick Zimmerman Saunders on 17 Feb 2005 - e-mail address, http://home.netcom.com/-fzsaund/....).

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

F, b. circa 1525
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited17 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1525(-----) (-----) was born circa 1525. 
Marriage*circa 1545She married Thomas Palmer circa 1545. 
Married Namecirca 1545 As of circa 1545,her married name was Palmer. 

Family

Thomas Palmer b. c 1520
Child 1.Elizabeth Palmer+ b. c 1545

Richard Robins1

M, b. circa 1510
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited17 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1510Richard Robins was born circa 1510.1 
Marriage*circa 1535He married (-----) (-----) circa 1535.1 

Family

(-----) (-----) b. c 1515
Child 1.Thomas Robins+1 b. c 1535, d. b 8 Aug 1606

Citations

  1. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 63 (footnote #816 Information provided by Frederick Zimmerman Saunders on 17 Feb 2005 - e-mail address, http://home.netcom.com/-fzsaund/....).

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

F, b. circa 1515
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited17 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1515(-----) (-----) was born circa 1515.1 
Marriage*circa 1535She married Richard Robins circa 1535.1 
Married Namecirca 1535 As of circa 1535,her married name was Robins. 

Family

Richard Robins b. c 1510
Child 1.Thomas Robins+1 b. c 1535, d. b 8 Aug 1606

Citations

  1. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall, , Ancestors of Thomas Hearn Fooks V, 9 Oct 2011, p. 63 (footnote #816 Information provided by Frederick Zimmerman Saunders on 17 Feb 2005 - e-mail address, http://home.netcom.com/-fzsaund/....).

William Simpson1

M, b. circa 1685, d. before 20 December 1738
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited18 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1685William Simpson was born circa 1685 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1707He married (-----) (-----) circa 1707 at Somerset Co, MD.2 
Will*1 November 1738William made a will on 1 November 1738 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as William Simson. To son Thomas, named Extr. and given plantation Tewxbury, Baysond, Upner and Jericho. Mentions John Crapper. To son William tracts Jericho, Upner & Brunt Marsh. Mentions Andrew Smith. To daughter Mary tract Holly Hill. To daughter Martha. To 4 children William, Thomas, Mary & Martha. Witt: James Rownd, John White & George Hewitt.1 
Death*before 20 December 1738He died before 20 December 1738 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was probated.1 

Family

(-----) (-----) b. c 1690, d. b 1 Nov 1738
Children 1.Thomas Simpson+1 b. c 1707, d. b 10 Feb 1742
 2.William Simpson1 b. c 1712
 3.Mary (d/o Wm) Simpson+1 b. c 1720
 4.Martha Simpson1 b. c 1722

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 48 (will of William Simson).
  2. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 113 (Fassitt Family).

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

F, b. circa 1690, d. before 1 November 1738
ChartsAncestors of Thomas Hearne Fooks V
Last Edited18 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1690(-----) (-----) was born circa 1690 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1707She married William Simpson circa 1707 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1707 As of circa 1707,her married name was Simpson. 
Death*before 1 November 1738(-----) (-----) died before 1 November 1738 at Somerset Co, MD. She was evidently dec'd by this date as her husband William Simson did not name her in his will.2 

Family

William Simpson b. c 1685, d. b 20 Dec 1738
Children 1.Thomas Simpson+1 b. c 1707, d. b 10 Feb 1742
 2.William Simpson2 b. c 1712
 3.Mary (d/o Wm) Simpson+2 b. c 1720
 4.Martha Simpson2 b. c 1722

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 113 (Fassitt Family).
  2. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 48 (will of William Simson).

William Simpson1

M, b. circa 1712
FatherWilliam Simpson1 b. c 1685, d. b 20 Dec 1738
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1690, d. b 1 Nov 1738
Last Edited18 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1712William Simpson was born circa 1712 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*1 November 1738William was named in his father's will on 1 November 1738 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as son William in the will of William Simson.1 

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 48 (will of William Simson).

Mary (d/o Wm) Simpson1

F, b. circa 1720
FatherWilliam Simpson1 b. c 1685, d. b 20 Dec 1738
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1690, d. b 1 Nov 1738
Last Edited14 Mar 2015
Birth*circa 1720Mary (d/o Wm) Simpson was born circa 1720 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*1 November 1738Mary was named in her father's will on 1 November 1738 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as daughter Mary in the will of William Simson.1 
Marriagecirca 1746She married John Allen circa 1746.2 
Married Namecirca 1746 As of circa 1746,her married name was Allen. 
Marriage*circa 1747Mary (d/o Wm) Simpson married Benjamin Fooks, son of Thomas Fooks (Quaker) and (-----) (-----), circa 1747.3,2 
Married Namecirca 1747 As of circa 1747,her married name was Fooks. 
Will - Husb's*31 October 1752Mary was named in her husband's will on 31 October 1752 at Stepney Parish, Worcester Co, MD. She was shown as wife Mary in the will of Benjamin Fooks. She was given dwelling plantation containing 120 acres of Long Acres, the remainder of which belong to Isaac Roach. It was to go to son James after her death.4 

Family

Benjamin Fooks b. c 1684, d. b 8 Nov 1753
Marriage*circa 1747She married Benjamin Fooks, son of Thomas Fooks (Quaker) and (-----) (-----), circa 1747.3,2 
Children 1.James Fooks3 b. c 1747
 2.Thomas Fooks3 b. c 1749
 3.Hickman Fooks3 b. c 1751

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 48 (will of William Simson).
  2. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 113 (Fassitt Family).
  3. [S2055] Herbert C. Fooks, Fooks Family (with index), p. 50.
  4. [S2160] Sharon S. Jones, Worcester Co, MD Wills, JW-2, 1742-1758, p. 36 (will of Benjamin Fooks, wife Mary).

Martha Simpson1

F, b. circa 1722
FatherWilliam Simpson1 b. c 1685, d. b 20 Dec 1738
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1690, d. b 1 Nov 1738
Last Edited18 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1722Martha Simpson was born circa 1722 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*1 November 1738Martha was named in her father's will on 1 November 1738 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as daughter Martha in the will of William Simson.1 

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 48 (will of William Simson).

Rouse Fassett (of Wm) Purnell1,2

M, b. 1773, d. 1822
FatherWilliam Purnell1 b. c 1744, d. b 5 Jan 1781
MotherMary Simpson (d/o Thos)1 b. 1740, d. 15 Jun 1787
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited3 Jan 2019
Birth*1773Rouse Fassett (of Wm) Purnell was born in 1773 at Worcester Co, MD.1,3,2 
Will - Father's*7 August 1780Rouse was named in his father's will on 7 August 1780 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will William Purnell gave to son John 50 acres, part of tract Addition & manor plantation where I live, tract Hog Ridge (under 18). To son Rouse Purnell. Isaac Houston to take son John, Extr. To Martha Shelly(Selby?), daughter of John Purnell and to Matthew Purnell, son of Jeptha, balance of tract Addtion. To brother Matthew Purnell. To wife Mary, Extr. To brothers Elisha and Levi Purnell. Witt: Jethro Bowin, Benjamin Purnell and John Dubberle.3 
Will - Mother's*30 May 1787Rouse was named in his mother's will on 30 May 1787 at Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as a child Rouse Purnell (under age) in the will of Mary Purnell.1 
Marriage*15 July 1815He married Sarah 'Sally' Duncan on 15 July 1815 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Roan(sic) F. Purnell and Sarah Miller.4 
Death*1822Rouse Fassett (of Wm) Purnell died in 1822 at Worcester Co, MD.2 

Family

Sarah 'Sally' Duncan b. c 1790
Children 1.Mary Ann Simpson Purnell+ b. 16 May 1816, d. 6 Apr 1879
 2.Jane Ann 'Martha' Purnell+2 b. 1817, d. 1904
 3.Thomas Fassett Purnell2 b. 1821, d. 1894

Citations

  1. [S2208] David V. Heise, Worcester County, Maryland Will Book JW13, 1783-1790, p. 27 (will of Mary Purnell).
  2. [S2868] Rob Hall, Ancestors & Descendants of Mary Ann Simpson Purnell (1816-1879).
  3. [S825] Ruth Dryden, Worcester County, MD, Will Book JW4, 1769-1783, p. 53 (will of William Purnell, wife Mary).
  4. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

John Allen1

M, b. circa 1710
Last Edited14 Mar 2015
Birth*circa 1710John Allen was born circa 1710 at Somerest Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1746He married Mary (d/o Wm) Simpson, daughter of William Simpson and (-----) (-----), circa 1746.1 

Family

Mary (d/o Wm) Simpson b. c 1720

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 113 (Fassitt Family).

Temperance Hopkins1

F, b. circa 1675, d. before 20 January 1703/4
FatherSamuel Hopkins I2 b. c 1636, d. b 4 Mar 1711/12
MotherHannah Turner2 b. c 1640
Last Edited31 Jul 2013
Birth*circa 1675Temperance Hopkins was born circa 1675 at Connecticut.3 
Marriage*circa 1695She married Andreas 'Andrew' Derrickson circa 1695.1,2 
Married Namecirca 1695 As of circa 1695,her married name was Derrickson. 
Death*before 20 January 1703/4Temperance Hopkins died before 20 January 1703/4.1,2 

Family

Andreas 'Andrew' Derrickson b. c 1672, d. b 13 Jun 1716
Children 1.Mary Derrickson1 b. c 1696
 2.Samuel Derrickson4 b. c 1700

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. [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).
  3. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research.
  4. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 12 (will of Andrew Derrickson, wife Mary Andrews Derrickson).

Mary Derrickson1

F, b. circa 1696
FatherAndreas 'Andrew' Derrickson1 b. c 1672, d. b 13 Jun 1716
MotherTemperance Hopkins1 b. c 1675, d. b 20 Jan 1703/4
Last Edited31 Jul 2013
Birth*circa 1696Mary Derrickson was born circa 1696 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Grfath's*20 January 1703/4Mary was named in her grandfather's will on 20 January 1703/4 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that Samuel Hopkins named grandson Samuel, only son of Andries Derrickson and dec'd daughter Temperance and Mary only daughter of Andries Derrickson and dec'd daughter Temperance.2 
Marriage*circa 1714She married William Taylor circa 1714.3 
Married Namecirca 1714 As of circa 1714,her married name was Taylor. 
Will - Father's*7 September 1715Mary was named in her father's will on 7 September 1715 at Worcester Co, MD. She was shown as daughter Mary, wife of William Taylor, in the will of Andrew Derrickson, wife Mary Andrews Derrickson.3 

Family

William Taylor b. c 1690

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. [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).
  3. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 12 (will of Andrew Derrickson, wife Mary Andrews Derrickson).

William Taylor1

M, b. circa 1690
Last Edited18 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1690William Taylor was born circa 1690.1 
Marriage*circa 1714He married Mary Derrickson, daughter of Andreas 'Andrew' Derrickson and Temperance Hopkins, circa 1714.1 
Will - Father-in-law*7 September 1715William was named in his father-in-law's will on 7 September 1715 at Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as William Taylor, husband of my daughter Mary, in the will of Andrew Derrickson, wife Mary Andrews Derrickson.1 

Family

Mary Derrickson b. c 1696

Citations

  1. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 12 (will of Andrew Derrickson, wife Mary Andrews Derrickson).

Samuel Derrickson1

M, b. circa 1700
FatherAndreas 'Andrew' Derrickson1 b. c 1672, d. b 13 Jun 1716
MotherTemperance Hopkins1 b. c 1675, d. b 20 Jan 1703/4
Last Edited6 May 2016
Birth*circa 1700Samuel Derrickson was born circa 1700 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Grfath's*20 January 1703/4Samuel was named in his grandfather's will on 20 January 1703/4 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that Samuel Hopkins named grandson Samuel, only son of Andries Derrickson and dec'd daughter Temperance and Mary only daughter of Andries Derrickson and dec'd daughter Temperance.2 
Will - Father's*7 September 1715Samuel was named in his father's will on 7 September 1715 at Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as son Samuel in the will of Andrew Derrickson, wife Mary Andrews Derrickson.1 
Marriage*circa 1720He married Priscilla Downes, daughter of George Downes and Margaret Mitchell, circa 1720 at Somerset Co, MD.3,4,5 

Family

Priscilla Downes b. c 1697

Citations

  1. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 12 (will of Andrew Derrickson, wife Mary Andrews Derrickson).
  2. [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).
  3. [S224] Clayton Torrence, Old Somerset on The Eastern Shore of Maryland, p. 442 (Appendix X, Early Settlers, Downes Family).
  4. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 7, 1732-1738, p. 233 (will of George Downes, wife Margaret).
  5. [S2210] Ralph A. Riggin & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 17, p. 44-46 (The Downes Family).

Joseph Andrews Derrickson1

M, b. 27 October 1706, d. 1768
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)
Last Edited18 Oct 2011
Birth*27 October 1706Joseph Andrews Derrickson was born on 27 October 1706 at Worcester Co, MD.1,2 
Will - Father's*7 September 1715Joseph was named in his father's will on 7 September 1715 at Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as a son Joseph Andrews Derrickson in the will of Andrew Derrickson, wife Mary Andrews Derrickson.1 
Death*1768He died in 1768.2 

Citations

  1. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 12 (will of Andrew Derrickson, wife Mary Andrews Derrickson).
  2. [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).

Andrew Derrickson1

M, b. circa 1712
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)
Last Edited18 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1712Andrew Derrickson was born circa 1712 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*7 September 1715Andrew was named in his father's will on 7 September 1715 at Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as my youngest son Andrew Derrickson in the will of Andrew Derrickson, wife Mary Andrews Derrickson.1 

Citations

  1. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 12 (will of Andrew Derrickson, wife Mary Andrews Derrickson).

Temperance Derrickson1

F, b. circa 1711
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)
Last Edited18 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1711Temperance Derrickson was born circa 1711 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*7 September 1715Temperance was named in her father's will on 7 September 1715 at Worcester Co, MD. She was shown as daughter Temperance in the will of Andrew Derrickson, wife Mary Andrews Derrickson.2 

Citations

  1. [S2201] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 12, p. 101 (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).

Sarah Derrickson1

F, b. 27 January 1730/31
FatherBenjamin Derrickson1 b. c 1709, d. b 18 Oct 1777
MotherLeshia Wharton1 b. c 1714
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited18 Oct 2011
Birth*27 January 1730/31Sarah Derrickson was born on 27 January 1730/31 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2201] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 12, p. 102 (The Andreas Derrickson Family).

George Derrickson1

M, b. 4 August 1732
FatherBenjamin Derrickson1 b. c 1709, d. b 18 Oct 1777
MotherLeshia Wharton1 b. c 1714
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited18 Oct 2011
Birth*4 August 1732George Derrickson was born on 4 August 1732 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2201] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 12, p. 102 (The Andreas Derrickson Family).

Solomon Derrickson1

M, b. 4 June 1734
FatherBenjamin Derrickson1 b. c 1709, d. b 18 Oct 1777
MotherLeshia Wharton1 b. c 1714
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited18 Oct 2011
Birth*4 June 1734Solomon Derrickson was born on 4 June 1734 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2201] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 12, p. 102 (The Andreas Derrickson Family).

Fredericae(?) Derrickson1

F, b. 11 June 1736
FatherBenjamin Derrickson1 b. c 1709, d. b 18 Oct 1777
MotherLeshia Wharton1 b. c 1714
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited18 Oct 2011
Birth*11 June 1736Fredericae(?) Derrickson was born on 11 June 1736 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2201] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 12, p. 102 (The Andreas Derrickson Family).

Rhoda Derrickson1

F, b. 20 March 1737/38
FatherBenjamin Derrickson1 b. c 1709, d. b 18 Oct 1777
MotherLeshia Wharton1 b. c 1714
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited18 Oct 2011
Birth*20 March 1737/38Rhoda Derrickson was born on 20 March 1737/38 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2201] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 12, p. 102 (The Andreas Derrickson Family).

John Derrickson1

M, b. 15 November 1742
FatherBenjamin Derrickson1 b. c 1709, d. b 18 Oct 1777
MotherLeshia Wharton1 b. c 1714
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited18 Oct 2011
Birth*15 November 1742John Derrickson was born on 15 November 1742 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2201] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 12, p. 102 (The Andreas Derrickson Family).

Benjamin Derrickson1

M, b. 10 March 1742/43
FatherBenjamin Derrickson1 b. c 1709, d. b 18 Oct 1777
MotherLeshia Wharton1 b. c 1714
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited18 Oct 2011
Birth*10 March 1742/43Benjamin Derrickson was born on 10 March 1742/43 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2201] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 12, p. 102 (The Andreas Derrickson Family).

Moley Evans1

F, b. circa 1730
FatherGamage Evans1 b. c 1700, d. 1754
MotherRachel Lockwood1 b. c 1714
Last Edited18 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1730Moley Evans was born circa 1730 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 103 (Walter Evans Family).

Lelah Evans1

F, b. circa 1734
FatherGamage Evans1 b. c 1700, d. 1754
MotherRachel Lockwood1 b. c 1714
Last Edited18 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1734Lelah Evans was born circa 1734 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 103 (Walter Evans Family).

Jussen Evans1

M, b. circa 1736
FatherGamage Evans1 b. c 1700, d. 1754
MotherRachel Lockwood1 b. c 1714
Last Edited18 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1736Jussen Evans was born circa 1736 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 103 (Walter Evans Family).

Elizabeth Evans1

F, b. circa 1738
FatherGamage Evans1 b. c 1700, d. 1754
MotherRachel Lockwood1 b. c 1714
Last Edited18 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1738Elizabeth Evans was born circa 1738 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1760She married David Williams circa 1760.2 
Married Namecirca 1760 As of circa 1760,her married name was Williams. 
Land sold*11 February 1775Elizabeth 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 

Family

David Williams b. c 1735

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 103 (Walter Evans Family).
  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).

Rachel Evans1

F, b. circa 1740
FatherGamage Evans1 b. c 1700, d. 1754
MotherRachel Lockwood1 b. c 1714
Last Edited18 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1740Rachel Evans was born circa 1740 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1765She married Luke Pennewell circa 1765.2 
Married Namecirca 1765 As of circa 1765,her married name was Pennewell. 
Land sold*11 February 1775Rachel 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 

Family

Luke Pennewell b. c 1740

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 103 (Walter Evans Family).
  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).