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

Katherine Gorsuch

Female 1633 - 1663  (30 years)


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  • Name Katherine Gorsuch  [1
    Born 26 Nov 1633  Walkern, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 26 Nov 1663  Bethersden, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I32441  Tree1
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2021 

    Father John Rev. Gorsuch,   b. Abt 1608, Walkholme, Hertford, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1 Apr 1657, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 49 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Anne Lovelace,   b. 1610, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1676, Talbot County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 67 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1628  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F20812  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William Whitby,   b. Bef 1622, Hull, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Oct 1655, Warwick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 33 years) 
    Married Abt 1649  Warwick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Whitby,   b. Bef 1650, Warwick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jul 1677, Middlesex County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 27 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2021 
    Family ID F310  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      James Hughes 2006-05-08 10:26:36
      Early Virginia Immigrants, 1623 -1666 , Page 132

      Gorsuch, Elizabeth, 1652, by Tho. Hoane, (???) Co.
      Gorsuch, Lovelace, 1652, by Tho. Hoane, (???) Co.
      Gorsuch, Charles, 1652, by Tho. Hoane, (???) Co.
      Gorsuch, Kath., 1652, by Tho. Hoane, (???) Co.
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      1656-1661 Lancaster County Order Book; [Antient Press]; Page 7
      Lancaster County Court 1st of April 1557
      - At this Cort. psonally appeareing RICHARD, ROBT., & CHARLES GORSUCH, Sonnes & heires of JOHN GORSUCH, P:fessor in Divinity, deceased, did by their Peticon p:sented to this Cort noiate & elect their Sister, KATHERYN WHITBY, Widd: their Guardian for such Estate as doth anywayes belong to them in Englande, the Cort. takeinge the p.misses into consideracon did accordinglie admitt & apporve of the said KATHERYN for their Guardian accordinge to the request of ye Peticoners
      - At this Cort, p:sonally appeareinge RICHARD, ROBERT & CHARLES GORSUCH Sonnes & coheires of JOHN GORSUCH. P:fessor of Divinity, deced., did by their Peticon p:sented to this Cort.. noiate & elect FRANCIS MORRISON, Esqr„ their Guardian for such Estate as doth any wayes belonge to them in Virginia craving this Cort. to admitt thereof, of wch: request this Cort., takeinge consideracon did admitt & approve of the sd. Coll. FRANCIS MORRISON, accordinge to the request of the Peticoners
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      CAVALIERS AND PIONEERS - PATENT BOOK 3; Page 275
      THEO. HOANE, Gent., 130 an. Lancaster Co., on N. side of Rappa. Riv., 22 Feb. 1652, p. 187. (Record incomplete). Trans. of 3 pers: Robert Gorsuch, Richard Gorsuch, Anne Gorsuch.
      SAME. 720 acs. on N. side of Rappa. Riv., beg. on Ewd. side of a branch running out of the head of Cosotawaman Riv. &c. Same date, p. 188. Trans. of 15 pers: Elizabeth Gorsuch, Charles Gorsuch, Lovelace, Gorsuch, Kath. Gorsuch, Sarah Chandler, Daniel Chandler, Alice Stanley, Mary Clarke, Elizabeth Kitchin, Thomas Penn, Daniel Smith, William Penn, Row. Beamond, Richard Smith, Tho. Forecraft.

  • Sources 
    1. [S78] Genealogies of Virginia Families Vol. III, from the Virginia Magazine of History and Biography.

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