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

Dorcas Barnes

Female Bef 1760 - Aft 1785  (> 27 years)


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  • Name Dorcas Barnes 
    Born Bef 1760  Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 1785  Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I111710  Tree1
    Last Modified 24 Sep 2021 

    Father Weavour Barnes,   b. 1701,   d. 27 Feb 1785, Montgomery County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth Pigman,   d. 19 Nov 1785, Montgomery County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 13 May 1779  Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F28913  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Philip Hocker,   b. Bef 1756, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1785, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 31 years) 
    Married Bef 1776  Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Weaver Hocker,   b. Bef 1781, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. Samuel Hocker,   b. Bef 1776, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 24 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F47818  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Montgomery County, Md Wills
      BARNES, WEAVOUR L B f 20 12 Jan 1781
      L 1 p 90 27 Feb 1785
      Wife: Elizabeth - dwelling plantation "Snowden's Add. to his Manner"
      Son: Thomas Barnes - 150 a. "Inspection"
      Son: Joseph Barnes
      Son: Richard Weavour Barnes - pt. of "Second Add. to Snowden" and "Snowden's Addition"
      Dau: Dorcas Hocker
      Grandsons: Richard Weavour Johns; Weavour Barnes, son of Joseph; Weavour Hocker, son of Philip Hocker
      Granddau: Ann Johns
      Exs: Joseph Barnes and Richard Weavour Barnes
      Wit: Edward Burgess, John Farrall, Archibald Mason
      ===
      Montgomery County, Md Wills
      BARNES, ELIZABETH, widow L B f 214 28 Sep 1785
      L 1 p 183 19 Nov 1785
      Children: Elizabeth Aldridge, Richard Weaver Barnes, Thomas Barnes, Nancy Hocker
      Grandchildren: Jacob, son of Richard Weaver Barnes; Nancy, dau of Richard
      Weaver Barnes; Ann Johns; Elizabeth, dau of Richard Weaver Barnes
      Ex: Richard Weaver Barnes
      Wit: Ezekiel Waters, Nathan Waters
      ===
      Montgomery County Land Records, 1777-1781; Liber A1, Page 90. Aug 26, 1777 from Philip Hawker [Hocker] of M, planter, and James Trail of Amherst County, Virginia, planter, to John Buxton of M, planter, for 5 shillings, a certain tract of land called Lye Alone, lying in M, it being part of a tract of land called The Resurvey of Buxtons Delight, containing and now laid out for about 102 acres. Signed - Philip Hocker, James (+ his mark) Trail. Wit - T. Sprigg Wootton, Ger Briscoe. Dorcas Hawker, wife to sd Philip Hawker, relinquished her right of dower to the within mentioned land. Recorded Jan 9, 1778.

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