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

Sarah Dorrington

Female 1656 - 1749  (93 years)


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  • Name Sarah Dorrington 
    Birth 1656  Dorchester County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Death 1749  Accomack County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I74763  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Father William Dorrington,   b. Bef 1634, Patuxent River, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 23 Jun 1697, Dorchester County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 63 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth Winslow,   b. 1632   d. 14 Jan 1688, Dorchester County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 56 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage Aft 1656  Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F35312  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Thomas Fisher,   b. Abt 1652   d. 3 Apr 1680, Dorchester County, Maryland - inventory Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 28 years) 
    Marriage Abt 1672  Dorchester County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F38158  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Family 2 Thomas Fowke,   b. Abt 1656   d. 5 Feb 1723, Accomack County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Marriage Abt 1681  Dorchester County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James Fowke,   b. Bef 1700, Dorchester County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 29 Nov 1758, Dorchester County, Maryland - Distribution Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 58 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F38159  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
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      Dorrington, William, Dorchester Co., 20th Feb., 1695 - 23rd June, 1697.
      To son William and his., all lands on Great Choptank R., 1275 A., including 500 A., "Busby," 256 A., "Temple Street,'' 200 A., " Clifton,'' 100 A.,"Hogg Hole," and 19 A., "Bowling Green."
      To dau. Ann, sd. lands in event of death of son afsd. without issue, and 500 A. 1/2 of "Poor Harmless," and land on Black Water R formerly given to wife Eliza: by deed of gift, residue having been sold to John Winslow.
      In event of death of dau. Ann without hrs. her estate to pass to her brother William afsd.; both son and dau. dying without issue estate to pass to William Sharp, Jr., son of William Sharp of Talbot Co. and hrs. ; his mother, Eliza: Sharp, to have the use of 1/2 of sd. estate during life.
      To dau. Sarah Foulkes and hrs., personalty.
      To son William and dau. Ann afsd., joint exs., residue of estate, real and personal; to be used in educating and maintaining them.
      Overseers: Wm. Connily, Morris Mathews.
      Test: Edm. Stringer, Sarah Charlecraft, Wm. Watson. 7. 290.

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