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Elisha Dorsey

Male Abt 1743 - 1802  (~ 59 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Elisha Dorsey was born about 1743 in Anne Arundel County, MD (son of Benjamin Dorsey and Sophia Howard); died in 1802 in Dorsey's Plains, Baltimore County, MD.

    Elisha married Mary Slade on 15 Dec 1768 in St. John/St. Geo, Baltimore County, MD. Mary (daughter of Josias Slade and Mary Day) was born about 1747; died in 1782 in Baltimore County, MD. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. William Dorsey was born in in Baltimore County, MD; died in 1847 in Baltimore County, MD.
    2. Elisha Dorsey
    3. Mary Dorsey
    4. Cassandra Dorsey
    5. Nicholas Slade Dorsey

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Benjamin Dorsey was born about 1713 in All Hallow's Par, Baltimore County, MD; was christened on 17 Sep 1717 (son of Nicholas Dorsey and Frances Hughes); died before 27 Jul 1749 in Anne Arundel County, MD.

    Benjamin married Sophia Howard. Sophia (daughter of Cornelius Howard and Elizabeth Clements) was born in 1726 in Anne Arundel County, MD; died on 21 Feb 1788 in Baltimore County, MD. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Sophia Howard was born in 1726 in Anne Arundel County, MD (daughter of Cornelius Howard and Elizabeth Clements); died on 21 Feb 1788 in Baltimore County, MD.
    Children:
    1. Cassandra Dorsey
    2. Benjamin Dorsey died in 1775.
    3. 1. Elisha Dorsey was born about 1743 in Anne Arundel County, MD; died in 1802 in Dorsey's Plains, Baltimore County, MD.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Nicholas Dorsey was born in 1690 in Middle Neck Hund, MD (son of Edward Dorsey, Colonel and Sarah Wyatt); died in 1717 in Major's Choice, Baltimore County, MD; was buried on 23 Sep 1717 in All Hallow's Par, Baltimore County, MD.

    Nicholas married Frances Hughes on 20 Dec 1709 in St. Anne's Paris, MD. Frances (daughter of Thomas Hughes and Lydia) was born on 18 May 1692 in St. James Parish, Herring Creek, MD. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Frances Hughes was born on 18 May 1692 in St. James Parish, Herring Creek, MD (daughter of Thomas Hughes and Lydia).
    Children:
    1. Thomas Dorsey
    2. Nicholas Dorsey
    3. 2. Benjamin Dorsey was born about 1713 in All Hallow's Par, Baltimore County, MD; was christened on 17 Sep 1717; died before 27 Jul 1749 in Anne Arundel County, MD.
    4. Edward Dorsey was christened on 17 Sep 1717; was buried before Sep 1721.

  3. 6.  Cornelius Howard was born about 1694 in Of Maryland (son of Cornelius Howard and Mary Hammond); died before 1743 in Anne Arundel County, MD.

    Cornelius married Elizabeth Clements. Elizabeth was born about 1706 in Span, Johnson, Georgia, United States; died after 1743 in Anne Arundel, Maryland, United States. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Elizabeth Clements was born about 1706 in Span, Johnson, Georgia, United States; died after 1743 in Anne Arundel, Maryland, United States.
    Children:
    1. 3. Sophia Howard was born in 1726 in Anne Arundel County, MD; died on 21 Feb 1788 in Baltimore County, MD.
    2. Cornelius Howard was born on 13 Sep 1728 in Anne Arundel County, MD.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Edward Dorsey, Colonel was born in 1645 in VA (son of Edward Dorsey, Senior and Anne); died in 1705 in Major's Choice, Baltimore County, MD.

    Edward married Sarah Wyatt before Nov 1670. Sarah (daughter of Nicholas Wyatt, Gentleman and Damaris Stockett?) was born in 1657 in Of Anne Arundel, MD; died about 1690 in Anne Arundel County, MD. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Sarah Wyatt was born in 1657 in Of Anne Arundel, MD (daughter of Nicholas Wyatt, Gentleman and Damaris Stockett?); died about 1690 in Anne Arundel County, MD.
    Children:
    1. Edward Dorsey died in 1701.
    2. Sarah Dorsey
    3. Samuel Dorsey
    4. Hannah Dorsey
    5. John Dorsey
    6. Joshua Dorsey
    7. Benjamin Dorsey
    8. 4. Nicholas Dorsey was born in 1690 in Middle Neck Hund, MD; died in 1717 in Major's Choice, Baltimore County, MD; was buried on 23 Sep 1717 in All Hallow's Par, Baltimore County, MD.

  3. 10.  Thomas Hughes was born in 1670 in Anne Arundel County, MD.

    Thomas married Lydia in 1691 in Anne Arundel County, MD. Lydia was born in 1672 in Anne Arundel County, MD. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 11.  Lydia was born in 1672 in Anne Arundel County, MD.
    Children:
    1. 5. Frances Hughes was born on 18 May 1692 in St. James Parish, Herring Creek, MD.

  5. 12.  Cornelius Howard was born in 1664 in South River, Anne Arundel, Maryland, United States (son of Matthew Howard and Elizabeth Todd); died on 23 Feb 1717 in Anne Arundel, Maryland, United States.

    Cornelius married Mary Hammond. Mary (daughter of John Hammond and Mary Howard) was born in 1689 in MD; died on 24 Dec 1714. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  6. 13.  Mary Hammond was born in 1689 in MD (daughter of John Hammond and Mary Howard); died on 24 Dec 1714.
    Children:
    1. John Howard
    2. Charles Howard was born about 1690 in Of Maryland; died in 1717.
    3. James Howard was born about 1691 in Of Maryland.
    4. 6. Cornelius Howard was born about 1694 in Of Maryland; died before 1743 in Anne Arundel County, MD.


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