The will of Martha Booker, widow, from Charles County, Maryland, has many surprises and a few mysteries. The will was written April 8, 1718, and probated 13 days later. Martha Brett, was the daughter of George and Elizabeth Brett. George was a carpenter; was transported to Maryland by […]
Mary Carrico was born 206 years ago – June 7, 1806 – in Charles County, Maryland. Mary was the daughter of William and Mary Carrico. Mary’s siblings were: Benedict, Elizabeth, George, James M., Margaret, Samuel, Tepliana, Thomas and William Carrico. The family eventually moved to Nelson County, Kentucky.
Mary Edwards was born 243 years ago – June 2, 1769 – probably in Charles County, Maryland. Mary was the daughter of Jonathan Edwards and Sarah Barber. She married John Myvert Moran; they had 8 children: Jane, John, Catherine, Sarah, William, Richard, Elizabeth and Thomas Moran.
Charles Montgomery was my 4th great-grandfather. He was born in Charles County, Maryland, July 25, 1750, the son of Peter Montgomery and Margaret Hagan. Charles married Mary Ann Elder, daughter of Charles Elder and Julia Ward, January 27, 1787, in Maryland. They moved their family to Washington County, […]
Kentucky Genealogy and Biography Marion County, Kentucky Mrs. Mary J. Lancaster Spalding is a native Kentuckian, born on the 25th of May, 1816. She is a direct descendant of the Lancaster family of England, and her ancestors came to America about fifteen years after the Maryland colony was […]
This is the marriage certificate for my great-great-grandparents, William Peter Montgomery and Martha Ann Carrico. They were married December 30, 1862, in Washington County, Kentucky. This was a second marriage for William. He married Ann E. Woodward November 20, 1855, also in Washington County. She died within a […]
Mary Barber and William Moran, Jr., were married 217 years ago – April 4, 1795 – in Charles County, Maryland. William was the son of William Moran, Sr. and Mary Rebecca Barber. Mary and William, Jr., had 4 children: John Myvert, Martha, Elizabeth Lyon and Ann Rebecca Moran. […]
Cordelia “Delia” Carrico was born 205 years ago – March 29, 1807 – in Charles County, Maryland. Cordelia was the daughter of Henry and Susanna Carrico. She married William Toon in 1829 in Washington County, Kentucky. Cordelia and William had 4 children: Henry Clay, Mary Jane, Susanna and Richard […]
Susan Linton and William Moran, Jr., were married 200 years ago – March 15, 1812 – in Washington County, Kentucky. Susan was the daughter of Captain John Hancock Linton and Ann Nancy Mason. William was the son of William Moran, Sr., and Mary Rebecca Barber. Susan and William […]
Mary Ann Miles and James Witherington married 220 years ago – February 20, 1792 – in Bryantown, Charles County, Maryland. James was the son of Thomas Witherington and Margaret Monica Jones. Mary Ann and James had 4 children: Elizabeth, John, Lydia and Thomas Witherington. The family moved to […]