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William Dorsey

Male - 1847


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  • Name William Dorsey 
    Born Baltimore County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1847  Baltimore County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1598  Carl
    Last Modified 20 May 2012 

    Father Elisha Dorsey,   b. Abt 1743, Anne Arundel County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1802, Dorsey's Plains, Baltimore County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 59 years) 
    Mother Mary Slade,   b. Abt 1747,   d. 1782, Baltimore County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 35 years) 
    Married 15 Dec 1768  St. John/St. Geo, Baltimore County, MD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F574  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret Tracy 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Dorsey
     2. Mary Dorsey
     3. Anne Dorsey
     4. William Dorsey
     5. Enoch Dorsey,   b. 1796
    +6. 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)
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2014 
    Family ID F571  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • "ANNE ARUNDEL GENTRY--DORSEY FAMILY" by Harry Wright Newman
      William Dorsey, son of Elisha and Mary (Slade) Dorsey, was born in
      Baltimore County An undocumented source stated that his wife was Margaret
      Tracy, another stated her Christian name was Elizabeth. The inventory
      of his personal estate was filed at court in Baltimore Co. on Dec. 29,
      1847, with Enoch Dorsey as the executor. His will had been written on
      Apr. 19, 1842, and admitted for probation on Dec. 18, 1847. (Balt. County
      Inventories, Liber 59, folio 50; Wills Liber 22, folio 128) Wills
      states: To son Booze Dorsey $5.00, he already having received his
      share. To grandson William Dorsey of Booze, $10.00"


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