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

Henry Lancaster

Male 1773 - 1817  (44 years)


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  • Name Henry Lancaster 
    Born 3 Jan 1773  Orange County, Virginia. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 9 Aug 1817  Burlington, Boone County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I005793  Tree1
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2021 

    Father William Lancaster,   b. 17 Nov 1746, Hanover County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1843, Napoleon Miller's farm, Switzerland County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years) 
    Mother Mary "Polly" Webb,   b. 1752, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1799, Mason County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Married Abt 1772  Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F04113  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Hannah Booth,   b. 1775, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1851, Boone County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 12 May 1797  Mason County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James Mallory Lancaster,   b. 24 Aug 1797, Mason County Ky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1839, Boone County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
     2. William Lee Lancaster,   b. 1799, Bracken County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1865, Walton, Boone County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     3. Hickerson Mallory Lancaster,   b. 1801,   d. 1828, Walton, Boone County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     4. Mary Ellen Lancaster,   b. 24 Oct 1802, Mason, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1836, Boone County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)
     5. Joseph M Lancaster,   b. 12 Feb 1805, Boone County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1877, Tazewell County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     6. Elizabeth Lancaster,   b. 1806, Boone County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1846, Boone County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
     7. Lucinda "Lucy" Lancaster,   b. 1809,   d. 1886, Tazewell County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     8. Sarah Booth Lancaster,   b. 22 Aug 1812, Boone County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Robert Jackson Lancaster,   b. 14 Feb 1815, Boone County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1901  (Age 85 years)
     10. Melinda Lancaster,   b. 19 Apr 1818, Boone County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1844, Boone County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F00591  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 


    • Lancaster, Henry (1773-1817)
      Son of William and Mary Polly (Webb) Lancaster
      Spouse: Sarah Hannah Booth, d/o Thomas and Hannah (Jackson) Booth
      Lineage: Henry>William>Robert>(?Richard>Robert)
      1773*Orange County, Virginia, Vital Records
      Henry Lancaster, (b. Jan. 31, 1733, Orange County, Virginia-d. Aug. 9, 1817, Burlington, Boone County, Kentucky)
      Sarah Hannah Booth, (b. 1773, Orange County, Virginia-d. Jan. 20, 1851, Boone County, Kentucky)
      1797*Mason County, Kentucky, Marriage, Kentucky Vital Statistics, by Annie Walker Burns
      Henry Lancaster married Sarah Hannah Booth on May 12, 1797, Mason County, Kentucky.
      Conflict of date, May 13, 1797, Mason County, Kentucky
      1799*Tax List, Bracken County, Kentucky
      November 22, 1799... Henry Lancaster, listed
      1805/06*Boone County, Kentucky, move
      Henry and Sarah moved in the winter of 1805/06 from Bracken County, Kentucky, and settled on Mud Lick Creek, Richwood, Boone County, Kentucky.
      1810*Census, Boone County, Kentucky (B2-60B-17) (22010-30010)
      Henry Lancaster, listed head of household, (26-45 yrs) 2-m (under 10)... 2-m (10-16 yrs)
      3-f (under 10)... 1f (26-45 yrs)
      1812*Boone County, Kentucky, Militia
      Henry Lancaster served in the war of 1812, Kentucky Mounted Volunteer Infantry.
      1817*Boone County, Kentucky, death
      Henry Lancaster was killed on August 9, 1817, as he entered the Boone County Court House to conduct business concerned with his office as Constable and Justice of the Peace. The Court House was undergoing repairs. A broad axe fell and struck him with such force that he died instantly.
      1830*Census, Boone County, Kentucky (#240-10) (2001-01112001)
      Sarah Lancaster, listed head of household, (50-60 yrs) 2-m (0-5)... 1-m (15-20)... 1-f (5-10)
      1-f (10-15)... 1f (15-20)... 2-f (20-30)
      1850*Census, Boone County, Kentucky (pg. 164) living next door
      Sally (77=1773) Lancaster, listed head of household... Lucy (40=1810) Lancaster
      (Note* Elizabeth (7=1843) Pitcher... John (4=1846) Pitcher, listed next on census?)




      Children of Henry and Sarah Hannah (Booth) Lancaster
      (1) James Mallory Lancaster, (1797-1838), married Rachel Glackin
      (2) William Lee Lancaster, (1799-1865), married Melinda Lampton
      (3) Hickerson Mallory Lancaster, (1801-1828), married Eliza F. Brown
      (4) Mary Ellen Lancaster, (1802-1836), married Andrew Price Glackin
      (5) Joseph Lancaster, (1805-1877), married Hannah Burt, Mary Anne Aldridge
      (6) Elizabeth Lancaster, (1806-1848), married William Butts
      (7) Lucinda "Lucy" Lancaster, (1809-1886, d. Tazewell County, IL), never married
      (8) Sarah Booth Lancaster, (1812-_____), married
      (9) Robert Jackson Lancaster, (b. 1815-1901), married
      (10) Melinda Lancaster, (1818-1844), married

      Henry B. Lancaster b. 1/3/1773
      Sarah Hannah Booth, d/o Joseph Booth b. 1740 d. 1824 and Sarah Lee b. 1732 d. 1777. Conflict in wedding date probably due to application for license and actual date of marriage (unknown) 5/12 or 5/13/1797. Child (8) Sarah Booth Lancaster married William Pitcher 6/24/1830.

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