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William Dorsey

Male 1833 - 1904  (70 years)


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  • Name William Dorsey 
    Born 9 Dec 1833  Baltimore, Baltimore County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 22 Apr 1904  North Webster, Kosciusko County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Mock Cem., Kosciusko County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1454  Carl
    Last Modified 20 May 2012 

    Father Boaz Dorsey,   b. 1809, Baltimore County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1891, Oswego, Kosciusko County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Emeline Wier,   b. 27 Apr 1809, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1890, Oswego, Kosciusko County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 8 Mar 1831  Baltimore County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F521  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Hannah Milner,   b. 25 Jun 1841, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jul 1913, North Webster, Kosciusko County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 13 Apr 1872  Elkhart County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Dorsey
     2. Rose B. Dorsey,   b. 14 Mar 1874, Kosciusko County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1932, Tippecanoe Twp., Kosciusko County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     3. Minnie Dorsey,   b. 23 Mar 1877,   d. 5 Jan 1878  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2014 
    Family ID F394  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Unknown 
    Children 
     1. Ada Dorsey
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2014 
    Family ID F386  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • William Dorsey's birth and death dates taken from both tombstone
      records and family records in a Bible owned by Maurice Dorsey of North
      Webster, IN
      Marriage Record, Elkhart County Book 3, p. 647.
      1880 Census, Kosciusko County, Tippecanoe Twp.

      Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941
      about Hannah Milner
      Name: Hannah Milner
      Spouse Name: William Dorsey
      Marriage Date: 13 Apr 1872
      Marriage County: Elkhart
      Source Title 1: Elkhart County, Indiana
      Source Title 2: Index to Marriage Record 1850 - 1920 Inclusive Vol
      Source Title 3: Original Record Located: County Clerk's Office Gos
      Book: 3
      OS Page: 647


      1880 United States Federal Census
      about William Dorsey
      Name: William Dorsey
      Home in 1880: Tippecanoe, Kosciusko, Indiana
      Age: 46
      Estimated birth year: abt 1834
      Birthplace: Maryland
      Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
      Spouse's name: Hannah
      Father's birthplace: Maryland
      Mother's birthplace: Maryland
      Neighbors: View others on page
      Occupation: Farmer
      Marital Status: Married
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      William Dorsey 46
      Hannah Dorsey 39
      Emma J. Dorsey 6
      Grant Reed 16


      1870 United States Federal Census
      about William Dorsey
      Name: William Dorsey
      Birth Year: abt 1834
      Age in 1870: 36
      Birthplace: Maryland
      Home in 1870: Tippecanoe, Kosciusko, Indiana
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Value of real estate: View image
      Post Office: Baydstons Mills
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      William Dorsey 36
      Martha I Dorsey 27
      Emma I Dorsey 8
      Ada A Dorsey 7