Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

Orpha Burch

Female 1747 - Bef 1792  (< 44 years)


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  • Name Orpha Burch 
    Born 16 Feb 1746/47  Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Bef 1792  Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I003559  Tree1
    Last Modified 18 Feb 2019 

    Father John Burch,   b. 1722, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1769, Charles County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Mother Mary Anne Chunn,   b. Abt 1728, William & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1804, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years) 
    Married Between 1744 and 1746  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F02783  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Joshua Turner,   b. 14 Jul 1741, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 1825, Henry County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married Bef 1769  Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 18 Feb 2019 
    Family ID F02731  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Title: Early Families of Southern Maryland
      Author: Jourdan, Elsie Greenup
      Page: v. 8, p. 63
      === Contributed by Ralph D. Smith
      Apr. 8, 1802 The Charles Co., Md. will of Mary Ann Burch, widow, probated Dec. 1, 1804, leaves:
      -to dau. Martha Dent, one Negro man named Moses.
      --to grandau. Martha Dent, one Negro girl named Sarah.
      --to grandau. Ann Dent, one Negro girl na.ed Catharine.
      --to 5 grandchildren, Eleanor, Martha, Clarissa, John and Joshua Turner, 100 pounds currency to be equally divided among them and to be paid unto them individually as they come to lawful age.
      --to dau. Martha Dent, residue of estate.
      Executors, Dau. Martha Dent and grandson Hezekiah Dent.
      Witnesses: Walter Dyson, Elisha Burroughs.
      Source Charles Co., Md. Wills, 1801-1808, pp. 236-7.
      Comment: The will was presented for probate by Martha Dent, executrix. Mary Ann's will shows that her dau. Orpah Turner is deceased. There is no inventory or administration account for Mary Ann Burch.