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

Anne Dorsey

Female 1730 - 1767  (36 years)


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  • Name Anne Dorsey 
    Born 15 Oct 1730  Queen Caroline Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 15 Sep 1767  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I020002  Tree1
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 

    Father Joshua Dorsey,   b. 1686, Middle Neck, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1747, Elk Ridge, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother Anne Ridgely,   b. 1691, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1771, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 16 May 1711  Queen Caroline Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F12327  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Henry Ridgely,   b. 17 May 1728, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jun 1791, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 11 Nov 1750  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Ridgely,   b. 25 Sep 1752, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1808, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     2. Anne Dorsey Ridgely,   b. 2 Oct 1754, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1824, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     3. Polly Ridgely,   b. 2 Jul 1756, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Sarah Ridgely,   b. 30 Jan 1766, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F12351  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      DORSEY, JOSHUA, Anne Arundel Co. 14 Nov, 1747 6 Feb, 1747
      To wife Anne,250 A., my dwelling plantation called "Major's Choice.
      To son HENRY DORSEY, my 2 tracts, one called "Dorsey's Anglis, 200 A., the other called Dorsey's Hills," 200 A., both tracts lying in the county.
      To son PHILEMON DORSEY, 1/2 tract called Brothers' Partnership," taken up jointly bet. my bro. JOHN DORSEY, and myself, 632 A.
      To son JOSHUA DORSEY, 250 A.
      To son NICHOLAS DORSEY, tract 'Huntingstowne Quarters,' 266 A., original tract was some years ago resurveyed by my bro.-in-law HENRY RIDGEBY.
      To dau. RACHEL WARFIELD, 20 s. sterl.
      To dau . ELIZABETH DORSEY, 20 pounds.
      To dau. ANNE DORSEY, slaves.
      To dau. SARAH DORSEY, 1 slave.
      To son CHARLES DORSEY, my dwelling plantation and 250 A.
      Mentions his young. child., and to support NICHOLAS and CHARLES with provision at their own stock.
      Wife and 2 eld. sons, exs.
      Wit: Henry Ridgely, Basil Dorsey, Richard Simpson, Elizabeth Ridgely, Ephraim Howard, Henry Howard. 25. 315 - 318

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