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

John Hammond Dorsey

Male 1724 - 1775  (51 years)


Personal Information    |    Notes    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name John Hammond Dorsey 
    Born 1724  Baltimore County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 18 Mar 1775  Baltimore County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I095290  Tree1
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 

    Father John Dorsey,   b. Abt 1682, All Hallow's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1735, Baltimore County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years) 
    Mother Comfort Stimson,   b. 7 Oct 1684, All Hallow's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1746/47, Baltimore County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 22 Aug 1702  All Hallow's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • John Dorcey and Comfort Simson m. 22 Aug 1702 both of Middle Neck.
    Family ID F15458  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Frances Watkins,   b. 1 May 1723, All Hallow's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1775, Baltimore County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 53 years) 
    Married 16 Feb 1742/43  Baltimore County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F38634  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • ===
      John Hamond Dorsey 121.119 BA 4081.7.8 Mar 18 1775
      List of debts.
      Administrator: Hammond John Cromwell.
      ===
      John Hamond Dorsey 121.127 BA 1071.1,2 Mar 6 1775 Mar 10 1775
      Appraisers: Thomas Gassaway, Walter Tolly.
      Creditors: Richard Long, Buchanan & Cowan.
      Next of kin: John Hammond Dorsey, Francis Dorsey.
      Administrator: Hammond John Cromwell.
      ===
      John Watkins (gentleman) 21.271 A AA 2088.10.2 558.14.7 Jun 14 1745
      The amount of the accounts also included 159.10.11 in sterling.
      Payments to: John Crosby, Richard Dalton, Samuell Hildrop, Thomas Hobbs, John Smith, George Atkinson, William Jones, Capt. Darby Lux, Vestry of All Hallows Parrish, Lord Baltimore paid to Philip Thomas, Esq., Capt. John 011ytte, Lord Baltimore paid to Mr. Ignatious Diggs, Caleb Dorsey due from deceased as garnishee of Charles Rogers, Thomas sprigg, John Hepburn, Esq. (of Prince George's County), Samuel Smith, Mr. Macnemara, Edward Dorsey, Daniel Dulany, Esq. paid to Samuel Smith, Daniel Dulany, Esq. due on administration of estate of Thomas South, estate of John Mariartte, Capt. John Hunter for Thomas Harper who married Cecelia (representatives of John Andrews, (dead)), John Hootton, Samuell Smith, Jr. who married Anne (daughter, her portion), John Hammond Dorsey who married Frances (daughter, her portion), Capt. Joseph Cowman, Benjamin Stocket, Katherine Murray paid to Capt. Cowman, Jacob Lusby, John Sparrow, Thomas Norris.
      Legatees: Sarah Gassaway (daughter).
      Administratrix: Mary Watkins.
      ===
      Hammond, John,Cecil Co.,9th Dec., 1733; 7th June, 1739.
      To Comfort Dorsey, 161 A. "White Oak Spring, A. A. County, during life, at her decease to her son Vincent Dorsey and hrs.
      To John Hammond Dorsey, son of John and Comfort Dorsey, hrs., 375 A. dwelling plantation "Success,"Wignalls Rest," in fork of Gunpowder R., 200 A. "Wey Bitt" and personalty.
      To Comfort Dorsey and her 4 child., viz.: Vincent, John Hammond, Sarah and Venesha, residue of estate, boys to have their portions at 18, girls at 16, or day of marriage.
      Exs. Comfort Dorsey and her son Vincent.
      Test: Christopher Randall, James Walker, George Arnold. 22. 78.

Research Links  Find John Hammond Dorsey at the following sites -

Ancestry records for John Hammond Dorsey