William Elder, the immigrant, from Lancashire, England, married Elizabeth Finch, the daughter of Guy and Elizabeth Finch in 1705. They owned 50 acres in Calvert County, called “Good Will” later part of Prince George’s County. William and Elizabeth had two sons – William and Thomas. Son William, came […]
William Elder was born in 1707, the son of William Elder and Elizabeth Finch. In Prince George’s County, William Elder, married Ann Wheeler in 1729. Ann was the daughter of Richard Wheeler of Charles County, Maryland. Ann died August 11, 1739, at the age of 30 years. Children […]
Richard Wheeler, born about 1685 in Charles County, Maryland, was the son of Thomas Wheeler. Thomas Wheeler was the son of John Wheeler and Mary, his wife. John Wheeler’s will was written November 11, 1693. He gave his son Thomas 200 acres of land on which he lived […]
Today we travel to Frederick County, Maryland, for a will written in 1804 by my fifth great-grandfather, Charles Elder, Sr. Charles was the son of William Elder and Ann Wheeler, born about 1730. He married Julia Ward, daughter of Augustine Ward, and to my knowledge, had six children. […]
William Elder was born 284 years ago – September 5, 1729 – in Prince George County, Maryland. William was the son of William Elder and Ann Wheeler. He married Sabina Wickham in 1752. William and Sabina had 7 children: Mary, Ann, William, Susan, Thomas, Sabina and Nathaniel Elder.
William Elder was born 283 years ago – September 5, 1729 – in Prince George County, Maryland. William was the son of William Elder and Ann Wheeler. William married Sabina Wickham in 1752. They had 7 children: Mary, Ann, William, Susan, Thomas, Sabina and Nathaniel Elder