Uriah S. Dennis1

M, b. circa 1860
FatherJames Minos Dennis1 b. c 1832
MotherHenrietta 'Henny' Perdue1 b. c 1834
Last Edited11 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1860Uriah S. Dennis was born circa 1860 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*17 June 1870Uriah was listed with his parents in the census of 17 June 1870 at Pittsburg District, Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as Uriah S. Dennis, age 9 in HH#351 headed by Minos Dennis, a 37 year old farmer and Henny Dennis, age 36.2 
Census w/parents*21 June 1880Uriah was listed with his parents in the census of 21 June 1880 at Pittsburg District, Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as Uriah S. Dennis, a 20 year old son in HH#269 headed by Minos Dennis, age 48 and his wife Henrietta Dennis, age 48.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Wicomico Co, MD.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Wicomico Co, MD.

Irwin H. Dennis1

M, b. circa 1864
FatherJames Minos Dennis1 b. c 1832
MotherHenrietta 'Henny' Perdue1 b. c 1834
Last Edited11 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1864Irwin H. Dennis was born circa 1864 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents17 June 1870Irwin was listed with his parents in the census of 17 June 1870 at Pittsburg District, Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as Irving H. Dennis, age 5 in HH#351 headed by Minos Dennis, a 37 year old farmer and Henny Dennis, age 36.2 
Census w/parents*21 June 1880Irwin was listed with his parents in the census of 21 June 1880 at Pittsburg District, Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as Irwin H. Dennis, a 16 year old son in HH#269 headed by Minos Dennis, age 48 and his wife Henrietta Dennis, age 48.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Wicomico Co, MD.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Wicomico Co, MD.

Alice F. Dennis1

F, b. circa 1867
FatherJames Minos Dennis1 b. c 1832
MotherHenrietta 'Henny' Perdue1 b. c 1834
Last Edited11 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1867Alice F. Dennis was born circa 1867 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents17 June 1870Alice was listed with her parents in the census of 17 June 1870 at Pittsburg District, Worcester Co, MD. She was shown as Alice F. Dennis, age 3 in HH#351 headed by Minos Dennis, a 37 year old farmer and Henny Dennis, age 36.2 
Census w/parents*21 June 1880Alice was listed with her parents in the census of 21 June 1880 at Pittsburg District, Worcester Co, MD. She was shown as Alice F. Dennis, a 13 year old daughter in HH#269 headed by Minos Dennis, age 48 and his wife Henrietta Dennis, age 48.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Wicomico Co, MD.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Wicomico Co, MD.

Margaret E. Dennis1

F, b. circa 1869
FatherJames Minos Dennis1 b. c 1832
MotherHenrietta 'Henny' Perdue1 b. c 1834
Last Edited11 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1869Margaret E. Dennis was born circa 1869 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*17 June 1870Margaret was listed with her parents in the census of 17 June 1870 at Pittsburg District, Worcester Co, MD. She was shown as Margaret Dennis, age 1 in HH#351 headed by Minos Dennis, a 37 year old farmer and Henny Dennis, age 36.2 
Census w/parents*21 June 1880Margaret was listed with her parents in the census of 21 June 1880 at Pittsburg District, Worcester Co, MD. She was shown as Margaret E. Dennis, an 11 year old daughter in HH#269 headed by Minos Dennis, age 48 and his wife Henrietta Dennis, age 48.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Wicomico Co, MD.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Wicomico Co, MD.

John A. Dennis1

M, b. circa 1854
FatherJames Minos Dennis1 b. c 1832
MotherHenrietta 'Henny' Perdue1 b. c 1834
Last Edited11 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1854John A. Dennis was born circa 1854 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*17 June 1870John was listed with his parents in the census of 17 June 1870 at Pittsburg District, Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as John A. Dennis, age 16 in HH#351 headed by Minos Dennis, age 37 and Henny Dennis, age 36.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Wicomico Co, MD.

Ananias Dennis1

M, b. circa 1798
Last Edited15 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1798Ananias Dennis was born circa 1798 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1825He married Elizabeth (-----) circa 1825 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Census head*2 August 1850Ananias was listed as a head of household in the census of 2 August 1850 at 4th Election District (Newark), Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as Ananias Dennis the head of HH#261, a 52 year old farmer with real estate valued at $3,000. Listed with him were the following Dennises: Elizabeth Dennis, age 48 & born in Del; Bejnamin Dennis, age 20; James M. Dennsi, age 17; Garrettson, age 15; Levi C., age 13; Julia I., age 10; Margaret E., age 7; and Lavinia E., age 4.1 
Census head*12 July 1860Ananias was listed as a head of household in the census of 12 July 1860 at Derricksons Cross Roads District, Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as Ananias Dennis the head of HH#2204, a 55 year old farmer with real estate valued at $4,000 and personal property valued at $1,000. Listed with him were the following Dennises: Elizabeth, age 50; Levi, age 24; Margaret, age 19; and Lavinia, age 15.2 

Family

Elizabeth (-----) b. c 1802
Children 1.Benjamin Dennis1 b. c 1830
 2.James Minos Dennis+1 b. c 1832
 3.Garrettson Dennis1 b. c 1835
 4.Levi C. Dennis1 b. c 1837
 5.Julia I. Dennis1 b. c 1840
 6.Margaret E. Dennis1 b. c 1843
 7.Lavinia E. Dennis1 b. c 1846

Citations

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

Elizabeth (-----)1

F, b. circa 1802
Last Edited11 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1802Elizabeth (-----) was born circa 1802 at Delaware.1 
Marriage*circa 1825She married Ananias Dennis circa 1825 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1825 As of circa 1825,her married name was Dennis. 
Census w/husband*2 August 1850Elizabeth was listed with her husband in the census of 2 August 1850 at 4th Election District, Worcester Co, MD. She was shown as Elizabeth Dennis, age 48 in HH#261 headed by Ananias Dennis, a 52 year old farmer.1 
Census w/husband12 July 1860Elizabeth was listed with her husband in the census of 12 July 1860 at Derricksons Cross Roads District, Worcester Co, MD. She was shown as Elizabeth Dennis, age 50 in HH#2204 headed by Ananias Dennis, a 55 year old farmer.2 

Family

Ananias Dennis b. c 1798
Children 1.Benjamin Dennis1 b. c 1830
 2.James Minos Dennis+1 b. c 1832
 3.Garrettson Dennis1 b. c 1835
 4.Levi C. Dennis1 b. c 1837
 5.Julia I. Dennis1 b. c 1840
 6.Margaret E. Dennis1 b. c 1843
 7.Lavinia E. Dennis1 b. c 1846

Citations

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

Benjamin Dennis1

M, b. circa 1830
FatherAnanias Dennis1 b. c 1798
MotherElizabeth (-----)1 b. c 1802
Last Edited11 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1830Benjamin Dennis was born circa 1830 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*2 August 1850Benjamin was listed with his parents in the census of 2 August 1850 at 4th Election District, Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as Benjamin Dennis, age 20 in HH#261 headed by Ananias Dennis, a 52 year old farmer and Elizabeth Dennis, age 48.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Worcester Co, MD.

Garrettson Dennis1

M, b. circa 1835
FatherAnanias Dennis1 b. c 1798
MotherElizabeth (-----)1 b. c 1802
Last Edited11 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1835Garrettson Dennis was born circa 1835 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*2 August 1850Garrettson was listed with his parents in the census of 2 August 1850 at 4th Election District, Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as Garrettson Dennis, age 15 in HH#261 headed by Ananias Dennis, a 52 year old farmer and Elizabeth Dennis, age 48.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Worcester Co, MD.

Levi C. Dennis1

M, b. circa 1837
FatherAnanias Dennis1 b. c 1798
MotherElizabeth (-----)1 b. c 1802
Last Edited11 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1837Levi C. Dennis was born circa 1837 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*2 August 1850Levi was listed with his parents in the census of 2 August 1850 at 4th Election District, Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as Levi C. Dennis, age 13 in HH#261 headed by Ananias Dennis, a 52 year old farmer and Elizabeth Dennis, age 48.1 
Census w/parents12 July 1860Levi was listed with his parents in the census of 12 July 1860 at Derricksons Cross Roads District, Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as Levi Dennis, age 24 in HH#2204 headed by Ananias Dennis, a 55 year old farmer and Elizabeth Dennis, age 50.2 

Citations

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

Julia I. Dennis1

F, b. circa 1840
FatherAnanias Dennis1 b. c 1798
MotherElizabeth (-----)1 b. c 1802
Last Edited11 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1840Julia I. Dennis was born circa 1840 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*2 August 1850Julia was listed with her parents in the census of 2 August 1850 at 4th Election District, Worcester Co, MD. She was shown as Julia I. Dennis, age 10 in HH#261 headed by Ananias Dennis, a 52 year old farmer and Elizabeth Dennis, age 48.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Worcester Co, MD.

Margaret E. Dennis1

F, b. circa 1843
FatherAnanias Dennis1 b. c 1798
MotherElizabeth (-----)1 b. c 1802
Last Edited11 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1843Margaret E. Dennis was born circa 1843 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*2 August 1850Margaret was listed with her parents in the census of 2 August 1850 at 4th Election District, Worcester Co, MD. She was shown as Margaret E. Dennis, age 7 in HH#261 headed by Ananias Dennis, a 52 year old farmer and Elizabeth Dennis, age 48.1 
Census w/parents12 July 1860Margaret was listed with her parents in the census of 12 July 1860 at Derricksons Cross Roads District, Worcester Co, MD. She was shown as Margaret Dennis, age 19 in HH#2204 headed by Ananias Dennis, a 55 year old farmer and Elizabeth Dennis, age 50.2 

Citations

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

Lavinia E. Dennis1

F, b. circa 1846
FatherAnanias Dennis1 b. c 1798
MotherElizabeth (-----)1 b. c 1802
Last Edited11 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1846Lavinia E. Dennis was born circa 1846 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*2 August 1850Lavinia was listed with her parents in the census of 2 August 1850 at 4th Election District, Worcester Co, MD. She was shown as Lavinia E. Dennis, age 4 in HH#261 headed by Ananias Dennis, a 52 year old farmer and Elizabeth Dennis, age 48.1 
Caste*12 July 1860She was belonged to the She was shown as Lavinia Dennis, age 15 in HH#2204 headed by Ananias Dennis, a 55 year old farmer and Elizabeth Dennis, age 50. caste on 12 July 1860 at Derricksons Cross Roads District, Worcester Co, MD.2 

Citations

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

Gilliss Perdue1

M, b. circa 1795
Last Edited12 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1795Gilliss Perdue was born circa 1795 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1825He married Lavinia (-----) circa 1825 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Census head*28 August 1850Gilliss was listed as a head of household in the census of 28 August 1850 at 6th Election District, Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as Gilliss Purdue the head of HH#54, a 55 year old farmer with no real estate vaule shown. Listed with him were the following Purdues: Lavinia, age 45; John G., age 21; Henrietta, age 16; Uriah, age 13; Matilda, age 11 and Elijah, age 8.1 

Family

Lavinia (-----) b. c 1805
Children 1.John G. Perdue1 b. c 1829
 2.Henrietta 'Henny' Perdue+1 b. c 1834
 3.Uriah Perdue1 b. c 1837
 4.Matilda Perdue1 b. c 1839
 5.Elijah Perdue1 b. c 1842

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Worcester Co, MD.

Lavinia (-----)1

F, b. circa 1805
Last Edited12 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1805Lavinia (-----) was born circa 1805 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1825She married Gilliss Perdue circa 1825 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1825 As of circa 1825,her married name was Perdue. 
Census w/husband*28 August 1850Lavinia was listed with her husband in the census of 28 August 1850 at 6th Election District, Worcester Co, MD. She was shown as Lavinia Purdue, age 45 in HH#54 headed by Gilliss Purdue, a 55 year old farmer.1 

Family

Gilliss Perdue b. c 1795
Children 1.John G. Perdue1 b. c 1829
 2.Henrietta 'Henny' Perdue+1 b. c 1834
 3.Uriah Perdue1 b. c 1837
 4.Matilda Perdue1 b. c 1839
 5.Elijah Perdue1 b. c 1842

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Worcester Co, MD.

John G. Perdue1

M, b. circa 1829
FatherGilliss Perdue1 b. c 1795
MotherLavinia (-----)1 b. c 1805
Last Edited12 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1829John G. Perdue was born circa 1829 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*28 August 1850John was listed with his parents in the census of 28 August 1850 at 6th Election District, Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as John G. Purdue, age 21 in HH#54 headed by Gilliss Purdue, a 55 year old farmer and Lavinia Purdue, age 45.1 
Marriage*21 February 1852He married Mary Elizabeth Ellis on 21 February 1852 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as John G. Perdue and Mary Elizabeth Ellis.2 

Family

Mary Elizabeth Ellis b. c 1830

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Worcester Co, MD.
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Uriah Perdue1

M, b. circa 1837
FatherGilliss Perdue1 b. c 1795
MotherLavinia (-----)1 b. c 1805
Last Edited12 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1837Uriah Perdue was born circa 1837 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*28 August 1850Uriah was listed with his parents in the census of 28 August 1850 at 6th Election District, Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as Uriah Purdue, age 13 in HH#54 headed by Gilliss Purdue, a 55 year old farmer and Lavinia Purdue, age 45.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Worcester Co, MD.

Matilda Perdue1

F, b. circa 1839
FatherGilliss Perdue1 b. c 1795
MotherLavinia (-----)1 b. c 1805
Last Edited12 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1839Matilda Perdue was born circa 1839 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*28 August 1850Matilda was listed with her parents in the census of 28 August 1850 at 6th Election District, Worcester Co, MD. She was shown as Matilda Purdue, age 11 in HH#54 headed by Gilliss Purdue, a 55 year old farmer and Lavinia Purdue, age 45.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Worcester Co, MD.

Elijah Perdue1

M, b. circa 1842
FatherGilliss Perdue1 b. c 1795
MotherLavinia (-----)1 b. c 1805
Last Edited12 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1842Elijah Perdue was born circa 1842 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*28 August 1850Elijah was listed with his parents in the census of 28 August 1850 at 6th Election District, Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as Elijah Purdue, age 8 in HH#54 headed by Gilliss Purdue, a 55 year old farmer and Lavinia Purdue, age 45.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Worcester Co, MD.

Mary Elizabeth Ellis1

F, b. circa 1830
Last Edited12 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1830Mary Elizabeth Ellis was born circa 1830 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*21 February 1852She married John G. Perdue, son of Gilliss Perdue and Lavinia (-----), on 21 February 1852 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as John G. Perdue and Mary Elizabeth Ellis.1 
Married Name21 February 1852 As of 21 February 1852,her married name was Perdue. 

Family

John G. Perdue b. c 1829

Citations

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

Fleet James Chelton1

M, b. 27 December 1824, d. 21 October 1881
FatherFleet C. Chelton (Hosskins?)2 b. 12 Oct 1782, d. 22 May 1853
MotherFrances Townsend2 b. 15 Mar 1789, d. 18 Mar 1856
ChartsDescendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited15 Jan 2014
Birth*27 December 1824Fleet James Chelton was born on 27 December 1824 at Somerset Co, MD.2 
Marriage*9 March 1844He married Leah H. Adams, daughter of Sampson Adams and Rachel Tull, on 9 March 1844 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Fleet J. Chelten and Leah A. Adams. The Fleet Chelton farm was just south of Quindocqua Church and the Sampson Adams farm was adjacent to the Chelton farm on the east.3,4 
Census head*1850Fleet was listed as a head of household in the census of 1850 at Brinkleys District, 1st Division, Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as Fleet J. Chelton, a 25 year old farmer, born in MD with real estate valud at $800. Listed with him were Leah A. Chelton, age 23 and Sarah E. Chelton, age 5.5 
Census head*11 June 1870Fleet was listed as a head of household in the census of 11 June 1870 at Marion P.O., Brinkleys District, Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as Fleety J. Chelton the head of HH#146, a 45 year old farmer with real estate valued at $7,950 and personal property valued at $1,850. Listed with him were the following Cheltons: Leah A., age 42; George W., age 18; Mary M., age 16; James F., age 14; John T., age 12; Effa A., age 8; Willie S., age 6 and Fannie A., age 3.6 
Census head1 June 1880Fleet was listed as a head of household in the census of 1 June 1880 at Brinkleys District, Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as Fleet Chelton the head of HH#212, a 54 old farmer. Listed with him were the following Cheltons: Leah A., a 52 year old wife; James, a 24 year old son; John, a 21 year old son; Effie, a 19 year old daughter; William, a 16 year old son; Fannie, a 13 year old daughter; and Addie, a 10 year old daughter.7 
Death*21 October 1881He died on 21 October 1881 at Somerset Co, MD, at age 56.2 
Burial*Fleet was buried at St. Pauls M.E. & Trinity Churchyard, Quindocqua, Somerset Co, MD. His tombstone shows him as Fleet J. Chelton, 27 Dec 1824 - 21 Oct 1881.2 

Family

Leah H. Adams b. 19 Jul 1824, d. 27 Mar 1918
Marriage*9 March 1844He married Leah H. Adams, daughter of Sampson Adams and Rachel Tull, on 9 March 1844 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Fleet J. Chelten and Leah A. Adams. The Fleet Chelton farm was just south of Quindocqua Church and the Sampson Adams farm was adjacent to the Chelton farm on the east.3,4 
Children 1.Sarah E. Chelton5 b. c 1845
 2.George W. Chelton3 b. c 1852
 3.Mary M. Chelton6 b. c 1854
 4.Fleet James Chelton6 b. c 1856
 5.John 'Jack' T. Chelton+7 b. c 1858, d. bt 1906 - 1907
 6.Effie Ann Chelton+6 b. c 1862
 7.William 'Willie' S. Chelton+6,8 b. 10 Apr 1864, d. 15 Jan 1911
 8.Fannie A. Chelton6 b. c 1867
 9.Addie R. Chelton+7 b. c 1870, d. 1943

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Ziegler/Darby/Wegener/Cox/Redden/Cooper/Venalbes/Ward family tree - Owner: JLBurton69.
  2. [S593] Comp Ruth T. Dryden, Cemetery Records of Somerset County, Maryland.
  3. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.
  4. [S567] Woodrow T. Wilson, Thirty-Four Families of Old Somerset Co., Maryland, p. 218 (Chelton Family).
  5. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  6. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  7. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  8. [S567] Woodrow T. Wilson, Thirty-Four Families of Old Somerset Co., Maryland, p. 219 (Chelton Family).

Leah H. Adams1

F, b. 19 July 1824, d. 27 March 1918
FatherSampson Adams2 b. 1793, d. 1866
MotherRachel Tull2 b. c 1781
ChartsDescendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited15 Jan 2014
Birth*19 July 1824Leah H. Adams was born on 19 July 1824 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*9 March 1844She married Fleet James Chelton, son of Fleet C. Chelton (Hosskins?) and Frances Townsend, on 9 March 1844 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Fleet J. Chelten and Leah A. Adams. The Fleet Chelton farm was just south of Quindocqua Church and the Sampson Adams farm was adjacent to the Chelton farm on the east.3,2 
Married Name9 March 1844 As of 9 March 1844,her married name was Chelton. 
Census w/husband*23 July 1850Leah was listed with her husband in the census of 23 July 1850 at Brinkleys District, 1st Division, Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as Leah A. Chelton, age 23 in HH#199 headed by Fleet J. Chelton, a 25 year old farmer.4 
Census w/husband11 June 1870Leah was listed with her husband in the census of 11 June 1870 at Marion P.O., Brinkleys District, Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as Leah A. Chelton, age 42 in HH#146 headed by Fleety J. Chelton, a 45 year old farmer.5 
Census w/husband1 June 1880Leah was listed with her husband in the census of 1 June 1880 at Brinkleys District, Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as Leah A. Chelton, a 52 year old wife in HH#212 headed by Fleet Chelton, a 54 year old famer.6 
Death*27 March 1918She died on 27 March 1918 at Somerset Co, MD, at age 93.1 
Burial*Leah was buried at St. Pauls M.E. & Trinity Churchyard, Quindocqua, Somerset Co, MD. Her tombstone shows her as Leah H. Adams Chelton, wife of Fleet J. Chelton, 19 Jul 1824 - 27 Mar 1918.1 

Family

Fleet James Chelton b. 27 Dec 1824, d. 21 Oct 1881
Marriage*9 March 1844She married Fleet James Chelton, son of Fleet C. Chelton (Hosskins?) and Frances Townsend, on 9 March 1844 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Fleet J. Chelten and Leah A. Adams. The Fleet Chelton farm was just south of Quindocqua Church and the Sampson Adams farm was adjacent to the Chelton farm on the east.3,2 
Children 1.Sarah E. Chelton4 b. c 1845
 2.George W. Chelton3 b. c 1852
 3.Mary M. Chelton5 b. c 1854
 4.Fleet James Chelton5 b. c 1856
 5.John 'Jack' T. Chelton+6 b. c 1858, d. bt 1906 - 1907
 6.Effie Ann Chelton+5 b. c 1862
 7.William 'Willie' S. Chelton+5,7 b. 10 Apr 1864, d. 15 Jan 1911
 8.Fannie A. Chelton5 b. c 1867
 9.Addie R. Chelton+6 b. c 1870, d. 1943

Citations

  1. [S593] Comp Ruth T. Dryden, Cemetery Records of Somerset County, Maryland.
  2. [S567] Woodrow T. Wilson, Thirty-Four Families of Old Somerset Co., Maryland, p. 218 (Chelton Family).
  3. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  5. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  6. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  7. [S567] Woodrow T. Wilson, Thirty-Four Families of Old Somerset Co., Maryland, p. 219 (Chelton Family).

Sarah E. Chelton1

F, b. circa 1845
FatherFleet James Chelton1 b. 27 Dec 1824, d. 21 Oct 1881
MotherLeah H. Adams1 b. 19 Jul 1824, d. 27 Mar 1918
ChartsDescendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited12 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1845Sarah E. Chelton was born circa 1845 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*23 July 1850Sarah was listed with her parents in the census of 23 July 1850 at Brinkleys District, 1st Division, Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as Sarah A. Chelton, age 5 in HH#199 headed by Fleet J. Chelton, a 25 year old farmer and Leah A. Chelton, age 23.1 
Marriage*22 March 1861She married Samuel Ford on 22 March 1861. They were shown as Samuel Ford and Sarah E. Chelton.2 
Married Name22 March 1861 As of 22 March 1861,her married name was Ford. 

Family

Samuel Ford b. c 1840

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  2. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.

Samuel Ford1

M, b. circa 1840
ChartsDescendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited12 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1840Samuel Ford was born circa 1840 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*22 March 1861He married Sarah E. Chelton, daughter of Fleet James Chelton and Leah H. Adams, on 22 March 1861. They were shown as Samuel Ford and Sarah E. Chelton.1 

Family

Sarah E. Chelton b. c 1845

Citations

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

George W. Chelton1

M, b. circa 1852
FatherFleet James Chelton1 b. 27 Dec 1824, d. 21 Oct 1881
MotherLeah H. Adams1 b. 19 Jul 1824, d. 27 Mar 1918
ChartsDescendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited15 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1852George W. Chelton was born circa 1852 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*11 June 1870George was listed with his parents in the census of 11 June 1870 at Marion P.O., Brinkleys District, Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as George W. Chelton, age 18 in HH#146 headed by Fleety J. Chelton, a 45 year old farmer and Leah A. Chelton, age 42.2 
Marriage*2 August 1876He married Sallie J. Cullen on 2 August 1876 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as George W. Chelton, age 25 and Sallie J. Cullen, age 17.3 

Family

Sallie J. Cullen b. c 1859

Citations

  1. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  3. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.

Mary M. Chelton1

F, b. circa 1854
FatherFleet James Chelton1 b. 27 Dec 1824, d. 21 Oct 1881
MotherLeah H. Adams1 b. 19 Jul 1824, d. 27 Mar 1918
ChartsDescendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited12 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1854Mary M. Chelton was born circa 1854 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*11 June 1870Mary was listed with her parents in the census of 11 June 1870 at Marion P.O., Brinkleys District, Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as Mary M. Chelton, age 16 in HH#146 headed by Fleety J. Chelton, a 45 year old farmer and Leah A. Chelton, age 42.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.

Fleet James Chelton1,2

M, b. circa 1856
FatherFleet James Chelton1 b. 27 Dec 1824, d. 21 Oct 1881
MotherLeah H. Adams1 b. 19 Jul 1824, d. 27 Mar 1918
ChartsDescendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited15 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1856Fleet James Chelton was born circa 1856 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*11 June 1870Fleet was listed with his parents in the census of 11 June 1870 at Marion P.O., Brinkleys District, Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as James F. Chelton, age 14 in HH#146 headed by Fleety J. Chelton, a 45 year old farmer and Leah A. Chelton, age 42.1 
Marriage*23 May 1877He married Aurelia Landon on 23 May 1877 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Fleet J. Chelton, age 22 and Aurelia Landon, age 18.2 
Census w/parents1 June 1880Fleet was listed with his parents in the census of 1 June 1880 at Brinkleys District, Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as James Chelton, a 24 year old son in HH#212 headed by Fleet Chelton, a 54 year old famer and Leah A. Chelton, age 52.3 
Marriage*30 June 1886He married Emma M. Landon on 30 June 1886 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Fleet J. Chelton, a 25 year old widower and Emma M. Landon, age 18.2 

Family 1

Aurelia Landon b. c 1859

Family 2

Emma M. Landon b. c 1868

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  2. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.

Effie Ann Chelton1

F, b. circa 1862
FatherFleet James Chelton2 b. 27 Dec 1824, d. 21 Oct 1881
MotherLeah H. Adams2 b. 19 Jul 1824, d. 27 Mar 1918
ChartsDescendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited15 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1862Effie Ann Chelton was born circa 1862 at Somerset Co, MD.2 
Census w/parents*11 June 1870Effie was listed with her parents in the census of 11 June 1870 at Marion P.O., Brinkleys District, Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as Effa A. Chelton, age 8 in HH#146 headed by Fleety J. Chelton, a 45 year old farmer and Leah A. Chelton, age 42.2 
Census w/parents1 June 1880Effie was listed with her parents in the census of 1 June 1880 at Brinkleys District, Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as Effie Chelton, a 19 year old daughter in HH#212 headed by Fleet Chelton, a 54 year old famer and Leah A. Chelton, age 52.3 
Marriage*6 July 1881She married Elijah William 'Capt. Billy' Adkins on 6 July 1881 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Elijah W. Adkins (no age) and Effie A. Chelton, age 20.4 
Married Name6 July 1881 As of 6 July 1881,her married name was Adkins. 

Family

Elijah William 'Capt. Billy' Adkins b. 1851, d. 1941
Children 1.Norman Adkins1 b. 1892, d. 1973
 2.Edwin Adkins5 b. 1895, d. 1933
 3.Carl Adkins5 b. c 1900

Citations

  1. [S567] Woodrow T. Wilson, Thirty-Four Families of Old Somerset Co., Maryland, p. 218 (Chelton Family).
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  4. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.
  5. [S567] Woodrow T. Wilson, Thirty-Four Families of Old Somerset Co., Maryland, p. 219 (Chelton Family).

William 'Willie' S. Chelton1,2

M, b. 10 April 1864, d. 15 January 1911
FatherFleet James Chelton1,3 b. 27 Dec 1824, d. 21 Oct 1881
MotherLeah H. Adams1,3 b. 19 Jul 1824, d. 27 Mar 1918
ChartsDescendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited15 Jan 2014
Birth*10 April 1864William 'Willie' S. Chelton was born on 10 April 1864 at Somerset Co, MD.3 
Census w/parents*11 June 1870William was listed with his parents in the census of 11 June 1870 at Marion P.O., Brinkleys District, Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as Willie S. Chelton, age 6 in HH#146 headed by Fleety J. Chelton, a 45 year old farmer and Leah A. Chelton, age 42.1 
Census w/parents1 June 1880William was listed with his parents in the census of 1 June 1880 at Brinkleys District, Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as William Chelton, a 16 year old son in HH#212 headed by Fleet Chelton, a 54 year old famer and Leah A. Chelton, age 52.2 
Marriage*circa 1885He married Emma Thomas circa 1885.3 
Death*15 January 1911William 'Willie' S. Chelton died on 15 January 1911 at Somerset Co, MD, at age 46. Will Chelton inherited his father's farm just south of Quindocqua Church and made a prosperous living until he was killed by William W. 'Tony' Green, a senseless deed, because of an alleged affair with Tony's wife.3 

Family

Emma Thomas b. 6 Jan 1860, d. 14 Jan 1918
Children 1.Beatrice Chelton3 b. 1886, d. 1959
 2.Beulah Anna Chelton3 b. 1888
 3.William 'Guy' Chelton+4 b. 1893, d. 1964
 4.Ola Chelton4 b. c 1895
 5.Ruth Chelton4 b. c 1900

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  3. [S567] Woodrow T. Wilson, Thirty-Four Families of Old Somerset Co., Maryland, p. 219 (Chelton Family).
  4. [S567] Woodrow T. Wilson, Thirty-Four Families of Old Somerset Co., Maryland, p. 220 (Chelton Family).

Fannie A. Chelton1

F, b. circa 1867
FatherFleet James Chelton1 b. 27 Dec 1824, d. 21 Oct 1881
MotherLeah H. Adams1 b. 19 Jul 1824, d. 27 Mar 1918
ChartsDescendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited15 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1867Fannie A. Chelton was born circa 1867 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*11 June 1870Fannie was listed with her parents in the census of 11 June 1870 at Marion P.O., Brinkleys District, Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as Fannie A. Chelton, age 6 in HH#146 headed by Fleety J. Chelton, a 45 year old farmer and Leah A. Chelton, age 42.1 
Census w/parents1 June 1880Fannie was listed with her parents in the census of 1 June 1880 at Brinkleys District, Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as Fannie Chelton, age 13 in HH#212 headed by Fleet Chelton, a 54 year old famer and Leah A. Chelton, age 52.2 
Marriage*10 December 1884She married James W. Tweedle on 10 December 1884 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as James W. Tweedle, age 22 and Fannie A. Chelton, age 18.3 
Married Name10 December 1884 As of 10 December 1884,her married name was Tweedle. 

Family

James W. Tweedle b. c 1862

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  3. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.

Fleet C. Chelton (Hosskins?)1

M, b. 12 October 1782, d. 22 May 1853
FatherStephen Chelton2 b. c 1750
MotherJudith Fleet2 b. c 1760
Last Edited14 Jan 2014
Birth*12 October 1782Fleet C. Chelton (Hosskins?) was born on 12 October 1782 at Virginia.3 
Marriage*17 March 1809He married Frances Townsend, daughter of James Townsend, on 17 March 1809 at Worcester, MD. They were shown as Fleety S. Hosskins and Frances Townsend.3,4,1 
War 1812 Veteran*1812Fleet C. Chelton (Hosskins?) served in the War of 1812 in 1812. He was shown as Fleete Chelton who served in the 9th Reg't (Harper's) Maryland Militia as a Private.5 
Census head1840Fleet was listed as a head of household in the census of 1840 at Lower District, Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as Flest C. Cholline a head of household, age 50-59. Listed with him were 2M10-14, 2M15-19, 1F50-59, & 2 male slaves age 24-35.6 
Census head*23 July 1850Fleet was listed as a head of household in the census of 23 July 1850 at Brinkleys District, 1st Division, Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as Fleet C. Chelton the head of HH#198, a 68 year old farmer with real estate valued at $2,000 & born in Virginia. Listed with him were Frances Chelton, age 66 & born in MD; and John W. Chelton, a 23 year old farmer, born in MD.4 
Death*22 May 1853He died on 22 May 1853 at Somerset Co, MD, at age 70.3 
Burial*Fleet was buried at St. Marks Church Cemetery, Kingston on Old Crisfield Road, Somerset Co, MD. His tombstone shows him as Fleet C. Chelton, 12 Oct 1782 - 22 May 1853.3 

Family

Frances Townsend b. 15 Mar 1789, d. 18 Mar 1856
Marriage*17 March 1809He married Frances Townsend, daughter of James Townsend, on 17 March 1809 at Worcester, MD. They were shown as Fleety S. Hosskins and Frances Townsend.3,4,1 
Children 1.William H. Chelton4 b. c 1813
 2.Fleet James Chelton+3 b. 27 Dec 1824, d. 21 Oct 1881
 3.John W. Chelton4 b. c 1827, d. 7 Jul 1856

Citations

  1. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865, p. 269 (Fleety S. Hosskins and Frances Townsend).
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Ziegler/Darby/Wegener/Cox/Redden/Cooper/Venalbes/Ward family tree - Owner: JLBurton69.
  3. [S593] Comp Ruth T. Dryden, Cemetery Records of Somerset County, Maryland.
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  5. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, US, War of 1812 Service Records, 1812-1815.
  6. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1840 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.

Frances Townsend1

F, b. 15 March 1789, d. 18 March 1856
FatherJames Townsend1 b. c 1760
Last Edited14 Jan 2014
Birth*15 March 1789Frances Townsend was born on 15 March 1789 at Somerset Co, MD.2 
Marriage*17 March 1809She married Fleet C. Chelton (Hosskins?), son of Stephen Chelton and Judith Fleet, on 17 March 1809 at Worcester, MD. They were shown as Fleety S. Hosskins and Frances Townsend.2,3,4 
Married Name17 March 1809 As of 17 March 1809,her married name was Chelton. 
Census w/husband*23 July 1850Frances was listed with her husband in the census of 23 July 1850 at Brinkleys District, 1st Division, Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as Frances Chelton, age 66 & born in MD in HH#198, a 68 year old farmer, born in VA.3 
Death*18 March 1856She died on 18 March 1856 at Somerset Co, MD, at age 67.2 
Burial*Frances was buried at St. Marks Church Cemetery, Kingston on Old Crisfield Road, Somerset Co, MD. Her tombstone shows her as Frances Chelton, 15 Mar 1789 - 18 Mar 1856.3 

Family

Fleet C. Chelton (Hosskins?) b. 12 Oct 1782, d. 22 May 1853
Children 1.William H. Chelton3 b. c 1813
 2.Fleet James Chelton+2 b. 27 Dec 1824, d. 21 Oct 1881
 3.John W. Chelton3 b. c 1827, d. 7 Jul 1856

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Ziegler/Darby/Wegener/Cox/Redden/Cooper/Venalbes/Ward family tree - Owner: JLBurton69.
  2. [S593] Comp Ruth T. Dryden, Cemetery Records of Somerset County, Maryland.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  4. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865, p. 269 (Fleety S. Hosskins and Frances Townsend).

John W. Chelton1

M, b. circa 1827, d. 7 July 1856
FatherFleet C. Chelton (Hosskins?)1 b. 12 Oct 1782, d. 22 May 1853
MotherFrances Townsend1 b. 15 Mar 1789, d. 18 Mar 1856
Last Edited12 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1827John W. Chelton was born circa 1827 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*23 July 1850John was listed with his parents in the census of 23 July 1850 at Brinkleys District, 1st Division, Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as John W. Chelton, age 23 & born in MD in HH#198, a 68 year old farmer, born in VA and Frances Chelton, age 66 & born in MD.1 
Death*7 July 1856He died on 7 July 1856 at Somerset Co, MD.2 
Burial*John was buried at St. Marks Church Cemetery, Kingston on Old Crisfield Road, Somerset Co, MD. His tombstone shows him as John W. Chelton who died 7 July 1856, aged 20(sic) years.2 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  2. [S593] Comp Ruth T. Dryden, Cemetery Records of Somerset County, Maryland.

William H. Chelton1

M, b. circa 1813
FatherFleet C. Chelton (Hosskins?)1 b. 12 Oct 1782, d. 22 May 1853
MotherFrances Townsend1 b. 15 Mar 1789, d. 18 Mar 1856
Last Edited15 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1813William H. Chelton was born circa 1813 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1840He married Caroline (-----) circa 1840.1 
Census head*23 July 1850William was listed as a head of household in the census of 23 July 1850 at Brinkleys District, 1st Division, Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as Wm. H. Chilton head of HH#102, a 37 year old waterman with real estate valued at $500. Listed with him was Caroline Chilton, age 32.1 

Family

Caroline (-----) b. c 1818

Citations

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

Caroline (-----)1

F, b. circa 1818
Last Edited12 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1818Caroline (-----) was born circa 1818 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1840She married William H. Chelton, son of Fleet C. Chelton (Hosskins?) and Frances Townsend, circa 1840.1 
Married Namecirca 1840 As of circa 1840,her married name was Chelton. 
Census w/husband*23 July 1850Caroline was listed with her husband in the census of 23 July 1850 at Brinkleys District, 1st Division, Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as Caroline Chilton, age 32 in HH#102 headed by Wm. H. Chilton, a 37 year old waterman.1 

Family

William H. Chelton b. c 1813

Citations

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

Addie R. Chelton1

F, b. circa 1870, d. 1943
FatherFleet James Chelton2 b. 27 Dec 1824, d. 21 Oct 1881
MotherLeah H. Adams2 b. 19 Jul 1824, d. 27 Mar 1918
ChartsDescendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited15 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1870Addie R. Chelton was born circa 1870 at Somerset Co, MD.2 
Census w/parents*1 June 1880Addie was listed with her parents in the census of 1 June 1880 at Brinkleys District, Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as Addie Chelton, age 10 in HH#212 headed by Fleet Chelton, a 54 year old famer and Leah A. Chelton, age 52.2 
Marriage*28 December 1887She married James T. Dorsey Jr. on 28 December 1887 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as James T. Dorsey Jr., age 20 and Addie R. Chelton, age 17.1 
Married Name28 December 1887 As of 28 December 1887,her married name was Dorsey. 
Death*1943Addie R. Chelton died in 1943.3 

Family

James T. Dorsey Jr. b. 1867, d. 1936
Children 1.Ethel Dorsey3 b. c 1891
 2.Ivan Dorsey3 b. 1901, d. 1924

Citations

  1. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  3. [S567] Woodrow T. Wilson, Thirty-Four Families of Old Somerset Co., Maryland, p. 219 (Chelton Family).

Marvin Lee Lankford1

M, b. 21 July 1915, d. 17 February 1984
FatherCharles C. Lankford2 b. 18 May 1860, d. 5 Jan 1940
MotherArinthia Jane Small1 b. 18 May 1885, d. 1964
ChartsDescendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited14 Jan 2014
Birth*21 July 1915Marvin Lee Lankford was born on 21 July 1915 at Mears, Acc Co, VA.1 
Death*17 February 1984He died on 17 February 1984 at age 68.1 
Burial*Marvin was buried at Wessells Cemetery, Mears, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as Marvin Lee Lankford, US Army World War II, 21 July 1915 - 17 Feb 1984.1 

Citations

  1. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.
  2. [S71] Eastern Shore News, 4 Jan 1946 issue, Social, Miss Martha Chelton was married.

Alice V. (-----)1

F, b. circa 1896
Last Edited13 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1896Alice V. (-----) was born circa 1896 at Pennsylvania.2 
Marriage*circa 1918She married William 'Bill' August Truitt, son of Charles W.S. Truitt and Elizabeth E. Dennis, circa 1918.1 
Married Namecirca 1918 As of circa 1918,her married name was Truitt. 
Census w/husband*January 1920Alice was listed with her husband in the census of January 1920 at Charles St., Knoxville Borough, 1st District, Allegheny Co, PA. She was shown as Alice Truitt, age 24 in HH#213 with W.A. Truit, a 28 year old produce salesman, born in VA.2 
Census w/husband*9 April 1930Alice was listed with her husband in the census of 9 April 1930 at Reifert Street, Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co, PA. She was shown as Alice V. Truitt, a 34 year old wife (marriage at age 22) in HH#223 headed by William A. Truitt, a 39 year old produce salesman.1 

Family

William 'Bill' August Truitt b. 14 Jan 1891
Child 1.Alys M. Truitt1 b. c 1925

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1930 Federal Census, Allegheny Co, PA.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1920 Federal Census, Allegheny Co, PA.

Alys M. Truitt1

F, b. circa 1925
FatherWilliam 'Bill' August Truitt1 b. 14 Jan 1891
MotherAlice V. (-----)1 b. c 1896
Last Edited13 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1925Alys M. Truitt was born circa 1925 at Allegheny Co, PA.1 
Census w/parents*9 April 1930Alys was listed with her parents in the census of 9 April 1930 at Reifert Street, Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co, PA. She was shown as Alys M. Truitt, a 5 year old daughter in HH#223 headed by William A. Truitt, a 39 year old produce salesman & Alice V. Truitt, age 34.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1930 Federal Census, Allegheny Co, PA.

August L. Wackerman1

M, b. 16 October 1897, d. April 1968
Last Edited13 Jan 2014
Birth*16 October 1897August L. Wackerman was born on 16 October 1897 at Allegheny Co, PA. He was shown as August Wackerman, 16 Oct 1897 - Apr 1968, SSN issued in Pennsylvania before 1951, last residence 91733 South El Monte, Los Angles Co, CA.2 
Marriage*circa 1925He married Susan Evalena C. Truitt, daughter of Charles W.S. Truitt and Elizabeth E. Dennis, circa 1925.3 
Census head*1930August was listed as a head of household in the census of 1930 at Brentwood, Allegheny Co, PA. He was shown as August Wackerman a 29 year old head of household. Listed with him was Evalena Wackerman, a 27 year old wife and Ralph A. Wackerman, a 3 7/12 year old son.3 
Death*April 1968He died in April 1968 at South El Monte, Los Angles Co, CA, at age 70. He was shown as August Wackerman, 16 Oct 1897 - Apr 1968, SSN issued in Pennsylvania before 1951, last residence 91733 South El Monte, Los Angles Co, CA.2 

Family

Susan Evalena C. Truitt b. 30 Jun 1898, d. 21 Aug 1965

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, US City Directories, 1821-1989.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Social Security Death Index, 1935-Current.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1930 Federal Census, Allegheny Co, PA.

Mayme (-----)1

F, b. circa 1900
Last Edited13 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1900Mayme (-----) was born circa 1900.1 
Marriage*before 1932She married Upsher Broughton Truitt, son of Charles W.S. Truitt and Elizabeth E. Dennis, before 1932.1 
Married Namebefore 1932 As of before 1932,her married name was Truitt. 

Family

Upsher Broughton Truitt b. 24 Mar 1893, d. 30 Sep 1948

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, US City Directories, 1821-1989.

(s/o C.W. & E.E.) Truitt1

M, b. 27 December 1901, d. 27 December 1901
FatherCharles W.S. Truitt1 b. Nov 1856, d. 1917
MotherElizabeth E. Dennis1 b. Oct 1862, d. 3 Jul 1906
Last Edited13 Jan 2014
Death*27 December 1901(s/o C.W. & E.E.) Truitt died on 27 December 1901.1 
Birth*27 December 1901He was born on 27 December 1901 at Onancock, Acc Co, VA.1 
Burial*(s/o was buried at Mt. Holly Cemetery, Onancock, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as the son of C.W. & E.E. Truitt, born & died 27 Dec 1901. (NOTE: Also in this plot are Charles W. Truitt and Elizabeth E. Truitt.)1 

Citations

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

Leslie Chelton1

M, b. circa 1888
FatherJohn 'Jack' T. Chelton1 b. c 1858, d. bt 1906 - 1907
MotherEmma Laura Hall1 b. c 1863, d. 25 Jan 1952
ChartsDescendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia) (#1)
Descendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia) (#2)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited13 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1888Leslie Chelton was born circa 1888 at Marion Station, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage12 September 1909He married Harvey 'Corbie' Linton, daughter of John Aaron Linton and Melissa J. Thomas, on 12 September 1909 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Leslie Chelton, a 21 year old oysterman, the son of John & Emma Chelton, born at Marion Station, MD and she was shown as Corbie Linton, age 16, born in Acc Co, VA, the daughter of Aaron & Melissa Linton..1 

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.

Stephen Chelton1

M, b. circa 1750
Last Edited13 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1750Stephen Chelton was born circa 1750.1 
Marriage*circa 1780He married Judith Fleet circa 1780.1 

Family

Judith Fleet b. c 1760
Child 1.Fleet C. Chelton (Hosskins?)+1 b. 12 Oct 1782, d. 22 May 1853

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Ziegler/Darby/Wegener/Cox/Redden/Cooper/Venalbes/Ward family tree - Owner: JLBurton69.

Judith Fleet1

F, b. circa 1760
Last Edited13 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1760Judith Fleet was born circa 1760.1 
Marriage*circa 1780She married Stephen Chelton circa 1780.1 
Married Namecirca 1780 As of circa 1780,her married name was Chelton. 

Family

Stephen Chelton b. c 1750
Child 1.Fleet C. Chelton (Hosskins?)+1 b. 12 Oct 1782, d. 22 May 1853

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Ziegler/Darby/Wegener/Cox/Redden/Cooper/Venalbes/Ward family tree - Owner: JLBurton69.

James Townsend1

M, b. circa 1760
Last Edited13 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1760James Townsend was born circa 1760.1 

Family

Child 1.Frances Townsend+1 b. 15 Mar 1789, d. 18 Mar 1856

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Ziegler/Darby/Wegener/Cox/Redden/Cooper/Venalbes/Ward family tree - Owner: JLBurton69.

Sampson Adams1

M, b. 1793, d. 1866
FatherWilliam Adams2 b. 23 Aug 1752, d. 22 Mar 1825
MotherLeah Bozman2 b. c 1755
ChartsDescendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited14 Jan 2014
Birth*1793Sampson Adams was born in 1793 at Quindocqua, Marion, Somerset Co, MD.1,3 
Will - Father's*3 March 1819Sampson was named in his father's will on 3 March 1819 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as son Sampson and named Extr in the will of William Adams, wife not named.4 
Marriage*11 February 1823He married Rachel Tull, daughter of Thomas (133) Tull IV and Elizabeth 'Betty' (of Joshua) Merrill, on 11 February 1823. They were shown as Sampson Adams and Rachel Tull.5 
Death*1866Sampson Adams died in 1866 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Burial*Sampson was buried at Guy Chelton Farm, Quindocqua, Somerset Co, MD. His tombstone shows him as Samson Adams, 1793 - 1866.1 

Family

Rachel Tull b. c 1781
Child 1.Leah H. Adams+6 b. 19 Jul 1824, d. 27 Mar 1918

Citations

  1. [S593] Comp Ruth T. Dryden, Cemetery Records of Somerset County, Maryland.
  2. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 1 (Addams Family).
  3. [S567] Woodrow T. Wilson, Thirty-Four Families of Old Somerset Co., Maryland, p. 78 (Adams Family).
  4. [S2161] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book JP 4, 1820-1837, p. 23 (will of William Adams, wife not named).
  5. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.
  6. [S567] Woodrow T. Wilson, Thirty-Four Families of Old Somerset Co., Maryland, p. 218 (Chelton Family).

Rachel Tull1

F, b. circa 1781
FatherThomas (133) Tull IV1 b. bt 1735 - 1739, d. b 24 Feb 1818
MotherElizabeth 'Betty' (of Joshua) Merrill1 b. 15 Jun 1750
ChartsDescendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited15 Dec 2016
Birth*circa 1781Rachel Tull was born circa 1781 at Tulls Corner, Somerset Co, MD.2 
Marriage*11 February 1823She married Sampson Adams, son of William Adams and Leah Bozman, on 11 February 1823. They were shown as Sampson Adams and Rachel Tull.3 
Married Name11 February 1823 As of 11 February 1823,her married name was Adams. 

Family

Sampson Adams b. 1793, d. 1866
Child 1.Leah H. Adams+4 b. 19 Jul 1824, d. 27 Mar 1918

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Ziegler/Darby/Wegener/Cox/Redden/Cooper/Venalbes/Ward family tree - Owner: JLBurton69.
  2. [S567] Woodrow T. Wilson, Thirty-Four Families of Old Somerset Co., Maryland, p. 277 (Tull Family).
  3. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.
  4. [S567] Woodrow T. Wilson, Thirty-Four Families of Old Somerset Co., Maryland, p. 218 (Chelton Family).

Joshua (of Wm I) Merrill1,2

M, b. circa 1695, d. before 25 April 1767
FatherWilliam Merrill I3,4 b. c 1645, d. 7 Oct 1710
MotherElizabeth (-----)4 b. c 1655
Last Edited24 Apr 2018
Birth*circa 1695Joshua (of Wm I) Merrill was born circa 1695 at Somerset Co, MD.2 
Will - Father's*23 January 1709Joshua was named in his father's will on 23 January 1709 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will William Merrill gave to daughter Mary Baker, 50 acres of land where she now lives, the land to go after her death to her son William Baker. To son William Merrill 200 acres where he now lives (land to pass to Thomas if William dies without issue). To son Thomas 100 acres on the other side of Monatocks Branch (to son John, if no issue). To son John 200 acres on the south side of Nanticoke River, adjacent Lewis Jones' plantation. To son Francis 200 acres, part of tract given to John. To son Argalus 45 acres (to son Joshua if no issue). To wife Elizabeth on half of dwelling plantation for life, then to son Esau. He also named sons Esau, Jacob, Joshua and Joseph (in that order) and daughters Elizabeth, Perthnie and Comfort. Extrs were to be wife Elizabeth and Robert Mills. Witt: Robert Pitt, John Morris & Barnett Ramsey Sr.4 
Marriage*between November 1719 and August 1723He married Mary Pryor between November 1719 and August 1723 at Worcester Co, MD.5 
Land sold*1727Joshua (of Wm I) Merrill sold land in 1727 at Worcester Co, MD. It was in this year that he sold the land he fell heir to by the death of his brother Argalus.5 
Constable appointed*1735He was appointed Constable in 1735 at Pocomoke Hundred, Worcester Co, MD.5 
Will - Witnessed*9 January 1743/44Joshua witnessed a will on 9 January 1743/44 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that Joshua Merrill and his wife Mary witnessed the will of John Henderson Sr.5 
Marriage*circa 1747He married Mary Winslow circa 1747 at Worcester Co, MD.6,1 
Constable removed*after 1750Joshua (of Wm I) Merrill was removed as a Constable after 1750 at Pocomoke Hundred, Worcester Co, MD.5 
Land bought*29 March 1753He bought land on 29 March 1753 at tract Long Trusted, south of Pocomoke River, Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that Joshua Merrill, planter, bought from Robert Lamberson for £38.5 63 acres of this tract on the south side of the Pocomoke River and on the north side of Baker' Mill Dam, which "issueth out of Pitts Creek.5 
Land bought7 February 1765He bought land on 7 February 1765 at tract Boston's Hardship, Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that Joshua Merrill bought from Jacob Boston (#17) 19 acres of this tract, 9 acres of which Joshua's son William, on 3 July 1788 sold to Jacob Boston (#32).5 
Will*9 April 1767Joshua made a will on 9 April 1767 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Joshua Merrill gave to wife Mary the use and benefit of all lands as described & one-third of his estate. To son Joshua plantation where I now live and all my tract of land called Security except 5 acres which I give to James Henderson. To 3 youngest daughters Nancy, Elinor and Ann personalty. To son William all my land on east side of Merrills Addition Enlarged, all lands lying between Thomas Tilors and his brother Joshua's land, £15 cash and personalty. To daughters Sarah and Betty personalty. To children William, Sarah, Betty, Leah, Nancy, Elinor, Joshua and Ann the remaing two-thirds of my estate. Extr. Mary Merrill. Witt: Jacob Boston, Thomas Marshall, Elijah Jarman (Jarman had moved out of the county by this time).6 
Death*before 25 April 1767He died before 25 April 1767 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was probated. Rob Hall shows he died 14 Apr 1766.6,2 

Family 1

Mary Pryor b. c 1700
Marriage*between November 1719 and August 1723He married Mary Pryor between November 1719 and August 1723 at Worcester Co, MD.5 

Family 2

Mary Winslow b. c 1729
Marriage*circa 1747Joshua (of Wm I) Merrill married Mary Winslow circa 1747 at Worcester Co, MD.6,1 
Children 1.William (of Joshua) Merrill5 b. c 1746, d. b 15 Dec 1796
 2.Sarah (of Joshua) Merrill+5 b. c 1748
 3.Elizabeth 'Betty' (of Joshua) Merrill+1 b. 15 Jun 1750
 4.Leah (of Joshua) Merrill5 b. c 1752
 5.Nancy (of Joshua) Merrill5 b. 1 Jul 1754
 6.Eleanor 'Nelly' (of Joshua) Merrill5 b. c 1758
 7.Joshua (of Joshua) Merrill Jr.5 b. c 1760, d. b 1790
 8.Ann (of Joshua) Merrill5 b. c 1762
 9.Mary Merrill5 b. c 1767

Citations

  1. [S567] Woodrow T. Wilson, Thirty-Four Families of Old Somerset Co., Maryland, p. 276 (Tull Family).
  2. [S2832] Rob Hall, Ancestors of Sarah Merrill.
  3. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 417 (#1 William Merrill Sr.).
  4. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 9 (will of William Merrill, wife Elizabeth).
  5. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 453 (#6 Joshua Merrill).
  6. [S2002] Sharon S. Jones, Worcester Co, MD Wills, 1759-1769, p. 48 (will of Joshua Merrill, wife Mary).

Mary Winslow1

F, b. circa 1729
Last Edited24 Apr 2018
Birth*circa 1729Mary Winslow was born circa 1729 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Marriage*circa 1747She married Joshua (of Wm I) Merrill, son of William Merrill I and Elizabeth (-----), circa 1747 at Worcester Co, MD.2,3 
Married Namecirca 1747 As of circa 1747,her married name was Merrill. 
Will - Husb's*9 April 1767Mary was named in her husband's will on 9 April 1767 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Joshua Merrill gave to wife Mary the use and benefit of all lands as described & one-third of his estate. To son Joshua plantation where I now live and all my tract of land called Security except 5 acres which I give to James Henderson. To 3 youngest daughters Nancy, Elinor and Ann personalty. To son William all my land on east side of Merrills Addition Enlarged, all lands lying between Thomas Tilors and his brother Joshua's land, £15 cash and personalty. To daughters Sarah and Betty personalty. To children William, Sarah, Betty, Leah, Nancy, Elinor, Joshua and Ann the remaing two-thirds of my estate. Extr. Mary Merrill. Witt: Jacob Boston, Thomas Marshall, Elijah Jarman (Jarman had moved out of the county by this time).2 

Family

Joshua (of Wm I) Merrill b. c 1695, d. b 25 Apr 1767
Children 1.William (of Joshua) Merrill4 b. c 1746, d. b 15 Dec 1796
 2.Sarah (of Joshua) Merrill+4 b. c 1748
 3.Elizabeth 'Betty' (of Joshua) Merrill+2 b. 15 Jun 1750
 4.Leah (of Joshua) Merrill4 b. c 1752
 5.Nancy (of Joshua) Merrill4 b. 1 Jul 1754
 6.Eleanor 'Nelly' (of Joshua) Merrill4 b. c 1758
 7.Joshua (of Joshua) Merrill Jr.4 b. c 1760, d. b 1790
 8.Ann (of Joshua) Merrill4 b. c 1762
 9.Mary Merrill4 b. c 1767

Citations

  1. [S2832] Rob Hall, Ancestors of Sarah Merrill.
  2. [S2002] Sharon S. Jones, Worcester Co, MD Wills, 1759-1769, p. 48 (will of Joshua Merrill, wife Mary).
  3. [S567] Woodrow T. Wilson, Thirty-Four Families of Old Somerset Co., Maryland, p. 276 (Tull Family).
  4. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 453 (#6 Joshua Merrill).

William Adams1

M, b. 23 August 1752, d. 22 March 1825
FatherWilliam (of David) Adams1 b. c 1720
MotherTabitha Adams1 b. c 1724, d. 28 Apr 1758
Last Edited14 Jan 2014
Birth*23 August 1752William Adams was born on 23 August 1752 at Quindocqua, Marion, Somerset Co, MD.1,2 
Marriage*3 April 1776He married Leah Bozman on 3 April 1776 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will*3 March 1819William made a will on 3 March 1819 at Somerset Co, MD. To wife not named. To son Sampson Extr. To 4 grandchildren Harriet Adams, Mary Jane Adams, George Adams & Isaac Adams (all under 21). Witt: John H. Cohoon, Isaac W. Conner & Nathan Cahoon.3 
Death*22 March 1825He died on 22 March 1825 at Quindocqua, Marion, Somerset Co, MD, at age 72. His will was probated on 27 Dec 1825.3,2 

Family

Leah Bozman b. c 1755
Children 1.Isaac Adams2 b. 20 Mar 1779
 2.Sampson Adams+1 b. 1793, d. 1866

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 1 (Addams Family).
  2. [S567] Woodrow T. Wilson, Thirty-Four Families of Old Somerset Co., Maryland, p. 78 (Adams Family).
  3. [S2161] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book JP 4, 1820-1837, p. 23 (will of William Adams, wife not named).

Leah Bozman1

F, b. circa 1755
Last Edited14 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1755Leah Bozman was born circa 1755 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*3 April 1776She married William Adams, son of William (of David) Adams and Tabitha Adams, on 3 April 1776 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Name3 April 1776 As of 3 April 1776,her married name was Adams. 

Family

William Adams b. 23 Aug 1752, d. 22 Mar 1825
Children 1.Isaac Adams2 b. 20 Mar 1779
 2.Sampson Adams+1 b. 1793, d. 1866

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 1 (Addams Family).
  2. [S567] Woodrow T. Wilson, Thirty-Four Families of Old Somerset Co., Maryland, p. 78 (Adams Family).

Mary Cohoon1

F, b. circa 1727
FatherJohn Cohoon I2 b. 1690, d. b 18 Nov 1748
MotherMary (-----)2 b. c 1700
Last Edited25 Aug 2014
Birth*circa 1727Mary Cohoon was born circa 1727 at Somerset Co, MD.2 
Marriage*circa 1745She married David Adams, son of Philip Adams and Ann Crewe, circa 1745 at Somerset Co, MD.2,3 
Married Namecirca 1745 As of circa 1745,her married name was Adams. 
Will - Father's*14 April 1748Mary was named in her father's will on 14 April 1748 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will John Cohoon, wife Mary, named sons Henry, Samuel & John and daughters Sarah Cohoon, Elizabeth Kellam, Mary Adams & Ann Kellam.2 
Will - Husb's*7 December 1761Mary was named in her husband's will on 7 December 1761 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will David Addams, wife Mary, named children Betty Addams, Martha Lankford, Mary Owen, Sarah Addams, Isaac Addams, Rhoday Addams, Levi Addams, Mary Addams, Nanney Addams, Ann Addams, William Addams & David Addams Extr.4 

Family

David Adams b. 20 Jan 1687/88, d. b 20 Feb 1762
Children 1.Mary Adams (the younger)+5 b. 15 Apr 1746
 2.Levi (of David) Adams+3 b. c 1748, d. b 17 Mar 1801
 3.Rhoda Adams5 b. c 1750
 4.Ann Adams5 b. 7 May 1752

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 1 (Addams Family).
  2. [S2171] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 14, 1748-1749 & Accts & Inventories 1678-1745, p. 5 (will of John Cohoon, wife Mary).
  3. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 2 (Phillip Adams family).
  4. [S2152] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book 1750-1772, p. 26 (will of David Addams, wife Mary).
  5. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 1 (Phillip Adams family).

William (of David) Adams1

M, b. circa 1720
FatherDavid Adams1 b. 20 Jan 1687/88, d. b 20 Feb 1762
MotherMary Rugg1 b. c 1698, d. 1744
Last Edited18 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1720William (of David) Adams was born circa 1720 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*20 April 1746He married Tabitha Adams, daughter of Philip Adams and Ellis Taylor, on 20 April 1746 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*7 December 1761William was named in his father's will on 7 December 1761 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will David Addams, wife Mary, named children Betty Addams, Martha Lankford, Mary Owen, Sarah Addams, Isaac Addams, Rhoday Addams, Levi Addams, Mary Addams, Nanney Addams, Ann Addams, William Addams & David Addams Extr.2 
Will - Father-in-law*6 January 1769William was named in his father-in-law's will on 6 January 1769 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Phillip Addams gave wife Ellis land. To daughter Roda Beauchamp lands. To granddaughter Tabitha Beauchamp. To daughter Elizabeth Matthews. To daughter Sarah Addams. To grandson David Addams son of Hope Addams land. To son-in-law William Addams Extr. To grandson Phillip Addams son of Thomas. To grandson Jesse Addams son of Hope land. To grandson Phillip Addams son of Hope land. To grandson Hope Addams son of Hope land. To grandson Phillip Addams son of William. To grandson Phillip Beauchamp. To son-in-law Thomas Addams. To daughter Grace Marshall. To daughter Mary Marshall. Witt: Purnell Outten, Beauchamp Davis and Jacob Addams.3 

Family

Tabitha Adams b. c 1724, d. 28 Apr 1758
Children 1.Sophia Adams4 b. 12 Nov 1749
 2.William Adams+1 b. 23 Aug 1752, d. 22 Mar 1825
 3.Hope Adams4 b. 7 Apr 1755
 4.Isaac (of William) Adams4 b. 30 Dec 1757

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 1 (Addams Family).
  2. [S2152] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book 1750-1772, p. 26 (will of David Addams, wife Mary).
  3. [S2081] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County Wills 1770-1777 & 1675-1710 (Liber EB 5), p. 2 (will of Phillip Addams, wife Ellis).
  4. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 1 (Phillip Adams family).

Isaac Adams1

M, b. 20 March 1779
FatherWilliam Adams1 b. 23 Aug 1752, d. 22 Mar 1825
MotherLeah Bozman1 b. c 1755
Last Edited14 Jan 2014
Birth*20 March 1779Isaac Adams was born on 20 March 1779 at Quindocqua, Marion, Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S567] Woodrow T. Wilson, Thirty-Four Families of Old Somerset Co., Maryland, p. 78 (Adams Family).

Henry White Hall1

M, b. 1827, d. 1906
Last Edited14 Jan 2014
Birth*1827Henry White Hall was born in 1827 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*12 May 1856He married Sarah E. Whittington on 12 May 1856 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Henry W. Hall and Sarah E. Whittington.1,2 
Death*1906Henry White Hall died in 1906 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Burial*Henry was buried at Quindocqua, Marion, Som Co, MD. His tombstone shows him as Henry White Hall, 1827 - 1906.1 

Family

Sarah E. Whittington b. 1833, d. 1889

Citations

  1. [S593] Comp Ruth T. Dryden, Cemetery Records of Somerset County, Maryland.
  2. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.

Sarah E. Whittington1

F, b. 1833, d. 1889
Last Edited14 Jan 2014
Birth*1833Sarah E. Whittington was born in 1833 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*12 May 1856She married Henry White Hall on 12 May 1856 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Henry W. Hall and Sarah E. Whittington.1,2 
Married Name12 May 1856 As of 12 May 1856,her married name was Hall. 
Death*1889Sarah E. Whittington died in 1889 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Burial*Sarah was buried at Quindocqua, Marion, Somerset Co, MD. Her tombstone shows her as Sarah E. Hall, wife of Henry W. Hall, 1833 - 1889.1 

Family

Henry White Hall b. 1827, d. 1906

Citations

  1. [S593] Comp Ruth T. Dryden, Cemetery Records of Somerset County, Maryland.
  2. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.

Mary Caroline Kellam1

F, b. circa 1839
Last Edited14 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1839Mary Caroline Kellam was born circa 1839.1 
Marriage*29 October 1856She married George W. Hall on 29 October 1856 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as George W. Hall and Mary Caroline Kellum.1 
Married Name29 October 1856 As of 29 October 1856,her married name was Hall. 
Census w/husband*10 June 1870Mary was listed with her husband in the census of 10 June 1870 at Marion P.O., Brinkleys District, Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as Mary C. Hall, age 31 in HH#103 headed by George W. Hall, a 38 year old house carpenter.2 

Family

George W. Hall b. c 1832
Children 1.George A. Hall2 b. c 1858
 2.Sallie J. Hall+2 b. Dec 1860, d. 14 Mar 1901
 3.Emma Laura Hall+1 b. c 1863, d. 25 Jan 1952
 4.Levin Henry Hall2 b. c 1866
 5.Minnie M. Hall2 b. Dec 1869
 6.Jack Hall1 b. a 1870

Citations

  1. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.

George A. Hall1

M, b. circa 1858
FatherGeorge W. Hall1 b. c 1832
MotherMary Caroline Kellam1 b. c 1839
Last Edited14 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1858George A. Hall was born circa 1858 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*10 June 1870George was listed with his parents in the census of 10 June 1870 at Marion P.O., Brinkleys District, Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as George A. Hall, age 12 in HH#103 headed by George W. Hall, a 38 year old house carpenter and Mary C. Hall, age 31.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.

Minnie M. Hall1

F, b. December 1869
FatherGeorge W. Hall1 b. c 1832
MotherMary Caroline Kellam1 b. c 1839
Last Edited14 Jan 2014
Birth*December 1869Minnie M. Hall was born in December 1869 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*10 June 1870Minnie was listed with her parents in the census of 10 June 1870 at Marion P.O., Brinkleys District, Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as Minnie M. Hall, age 7/12 in HH#103 headed by George W. Hall, a 38 year old house carpenter and Mary C. Hall, age 31.1 
Marriage*14 May 1889She married Samuel L. Lankford on 14 May 1889 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Samuel L. Lankford, age 22 and Minnie M. Hall, age 19.2 
Married Name14 May 1889 As of 14 May 1889,her married name was Lankford. 

Family

Samuel L. Lankford b. c 1867

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  2. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.

Levin Henry Hall1

M, b. circa 1866
FatherGeorge W. Hall2 b. c 1832
MotherMary Caroline Kellam2 b. c 1839
Last Edited14 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1866Levin Henry Hall was born circa 1866 at Somerset Co, MD.2 
Census w/parents*10 June 1870Levin was listed with his parents in the census of 10 June 1870 at Marion P.O., Brinkleys District, Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as Levin H. Hall, age 4 in HH#103 headed by George W. Hall, a 38 year old house carpenter and Mary C. Hall, age 31.2 
Marriage*20 August 1890He married Mary Elizabeth Adams on 20 August 1890 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Levin Henry Hall, age 24 and Mary Elizabeth Adams, age 19.1 

Family

Mary Elizabeth Adams b. c 1871

Citations

  1. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.

Mary Elizabeth Adams1

F, b. circa 1871
Last Edited14 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1871Mary Elizabeth Adams was born circa 1871 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*20 August 1890She married Levin Henry Hall, son of George W. Hall and Mary Caroline Kellam, on 20 August 1890 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Levin Henry Hall, age 24 and Mary Elizabeth Adams, age 19.1 
Married Name20 August 1890 As of 20 August 1890,her married name was Hall. 

Family

Levin Henry Hall b. c 1866

Citations

  1. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.

Samuel L. Lankford1

M, b. circa 1867
Last Edited14 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1867Samuel L. Lankford was born circa 1867 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*14 May 1889He married Minnie M. Hall, daughter of George W. Hall and Mary Caroline Kellam, on 14 May 1889 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Samuel L. Lankford, age 22 and Minnie M. Hall, age 19.1 

Family

Minnie M. Hall b. Dec 1869

Citations

  1. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.

Emma Mills1

F, b. circa 1876
FatherJohn H. (or S.) Mills1 b. c 1852, d. b 8 Feb 1908
Mother(-----) (-----) b. c 1855
Last Edited14 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1876Emma Mills was born circa 1876 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*1 June 1880Emma was listed with her parents in the census of 1 June 1880 at Brinkleys District, Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as Emma Mills, a 4 year old daughter in HH#241 headed by John Mills, a 28 year old sailor and Sallie Mills, his 20 year old wife.1 
Marriage*20 December 1893She married Burton L. Holland on 20 December 1893 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Burton L. Holland, age 20 and Emma Mills, age 18.2 
Married Name20 December 1893 As of 20 December 1893,her married name was Holland. 

Family

Burton L. Holland b. c 1873

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  2. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.

Nancy J. (-----) (widow Davis)1

F, b. circa 1859
Last Edited14 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1859Nancy J. (-----) (widow Davis) was born circa 1859.1 
Marriage*6 October 1904She married John H. (or S.) Mills on 6 October 1904 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as John H. Mills, a 45 year old widower and she was shown as Nancy J. Davis, a 45 year old widow.1 
Married Name6 October 1904 As of 6 October 1904,her married name was Mills. 

Family

John H. (or S.) Mills b. c 1852, d. b 8 Feb 1908

Citations

  1. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.

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

F, b. circa 1855
Last Edited14 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1855(-----) (-----) was born circa 1855. 
Marriage*circa 1875She married John H. (or S.) Mills circa 1875. 
Married Namecirca 1875 As of circa 1875,her married name was Mills. 

Family

John H. (or S.) Mills b. c 1852, d. b 8 Feb 1908
Child 1.Emma Mills b. c 1876

Burton L. Holland1

M, b. circa 1873
Last Edited14 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1873Burton L. Holland was born circa 1873 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*20 December 1893He married Emma Mills, daughter of John H. (or S.) Mills and (-----) (-----), on 20 December 1893 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Burton L. Holland, age 20 and Emma Mills, age 18.1 

Family

Emma Mills b. c 1876

Citations

  1. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.

Elijah William 'Capt. Billy' Adkins1

M, b. 1851, d. 1941
ChartsDescendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited15 Jan 2014
Birth*1851Elijah William 'Capt. Billy' Adkins was born in 1851 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*6 July 1881He married Effie Ann Chelton, daughter of Fleet James Chelton and Leah H. Adams, on 6 July 1881 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Elijah W. Adkins (no age) and Effie A. Chelton, age 20.2 
Death*1941Elijah William 'Capt. Billy' Adkins died in 1941.1 

Family

Effie Ann Chelton b. c 1862
Children 1.Norman Adkins1 b. 1892, d. 1973
 2.Edwin Adkins3 b. 1895, d. 1933
 3.Carl Adkins3 b. c 1900

Citations

  1. [S567] Woodrow T. Wilson, Thirty-Four Families of Old Somerset Co., Maryland, p. 218 (Chelton Family).
  2. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.
  3. [S567] Woodrow T. Wilson, Thirty-Four Families of Old Somerset Co., Maryland, p. 219 (Chelton Family).

Norman Adkins1

M, b. 1892, d. 1973
FatherElijah William 'Capt. Billy' Adkins1 b. 1851, d. 1941
MotherEffie Ann Chelton1 b. c 1862
ChartsDescendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited15 Jan 2014
Birth*1892Norman Adkins was born in 1892 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Death*1973He died in 1973.1 

Citations

  1. [S567] Woodrow T. Wilson, Thirty-Four Families of Old Somerset Co., Maryland, p. 218 (Chelton Family).

Edwin Adkins1

M, b. 1895, d. 1933
FatherElijah William 'Capt. Billy' Adkins1 b. 1851, d. 1941
MotherEffie Ann Chelton1 b. c 1862
ChartsDescendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited15 Jan 2014
Birth*1895Edwin Adkins was born in 1895 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Death*1933He died in 1933.1 

Citations

  1. [S567] Woodrow T. Wilson, Thirty-Four Families of Old Somerset Co., Maryland, p. 219 (Chelton Family).

Carl Adkins1

M, b. circa 1900
FatherElijah William 'Capt. Billy' Adkins1 b. 1851, d. 1941
MotherEffie Ann Chelton1 b. c 1862
ChartsDescendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited15 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1900Carl Adkins was born circa 1900 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S567] Woodrow T. Wilson, Thirty-Four Families of Old Somerset Co., Maryland, p. 219 (Chelton Family).

James T. Dorsey Jr.1

M, b. 1867, d. 1936
ChartsDescendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited15 Jan 2014
Birth*1867James T. Dorsey Jr. was born in 1867 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*28 December 1887He married Addie R. Chelton, daughter of Fleet James Chelton and Leah H. Adams, on 28 December 1887 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as James T. Dorsey Jr., age 20 and Addie R. Chelton, age 17.1 
Death*1936James T. Dorsey Jr. died in 1936.1 

Family

Addie R. Chelton b. c 1870, d. 1943
Children 1.Ethel Dorsey2 b. c 1891
 2.Ivan Dorsey2 b. 1901, d. 1924

Citations

  1. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.
  2. [S567] Woodrow T. Wilson, Thirty-Four Families of Old Somerset Co., Maryland, p. 219 (Chelton Family).

Ethel Dorsey1

F, b. circa 1891
FatherJames T. Dorsey Jr.1 b. 1867, d. 1936
MotherAddie R. Chelton1 b. c 1870, d. 1943
ChartsDescendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited15 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1891Ethel Dorsey was born circa 1891 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S567] Woodrow T. Wilson, Thirty-Four Families of Old Somerset Co., Maryland, p. 219 (Chelton Family).

Ivan Dorsey1

M, b. 1901, d. 1924
FatherJames T. Dorsey Jr.1 b. 1867, d. 1936
MotherAddie R. Chelton1 b. c 1870, d. 1943
ChartsDescendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited15 Jan 2014
Birth*1901Ivan Dorsey was born in 1901 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Death*1924He died in 1924.1 

Citations

  1. [S567] Woodrow T. Wilson, Thirty-Four Families of Old Somerset Co., Maryland, p. 219 (Chelton Family).