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

Anne Besson

Female Abt 1646 - Aft 1691  (~ 46 years)


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  • Name Anne Besson 
    Birth Abt 1646  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Death Aft 1691  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I81747  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Father Thomas Besson,   b. 1617, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 29 Apr 1679, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 62 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Anne MNU Besson   d. Bef 1658, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage Bef 1639  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F36039  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nicholas Gassaway,   b. 11 Mar 1634, St. Margaret's Parish, Westminster, London, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 27 Jan 1691, St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County. Maryland -Probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 56 years) 
    Marriage Bef 1668  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Nicholas Gassaway,   b. Abt 1668, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 12 Jun 1699, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - inventory Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 31 years)  [Father: natural]
     2. Anne Gassaway,   b. 1672, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 30 Mar 1742, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 70 years)  [Father: natural]
     3. Hester Gassaway,   b. Bef 1673, All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 12 Nov 1733, All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 60 years)  [Father: natural]
     4. John Gassaway,   b. 1674, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1697, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 23 years)  [Father: natural]
     5. Margaret Gassaway,   b. Abt 1677, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Between 2 May 1724 and 28 Jul 1726, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 47 years)  [Father: natural]
     6. Jane Gassaway,   b. Abt 1678, All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 17 Nov 1736, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 58 years)  [Father: natural]
     7. Thomas Gassaway,   b. 20 Feb 1683, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 12 Sep 1739, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 56 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F12848  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
    • http://fzsaunders.com/besson.html

      Thomas BESSON immigrated to Anne Arundel Co., MD where he demanded 600 acres
      "for transporting himself and family" in 1649 into the province and since
      that time 3 servants Thomas JONES, Robert SAWLY, Alecia CROWDER. He received
      a patent on the 450 acre tract Bessenden that was stated as transportation
      of "himself, Ann his wife Thomas and Ann his Children and Edwd COX his Servant

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