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

Benjamin Lawrence

Male 1741 - 1814  (72 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Benjamin Lawrence was born on 17 May 1741 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland (son of Levin Lawrence and Susannah Dorsey); died on 5 Mar 1814 in Jefferson County, Kentucky.

    Benjamin married Urath Randall Owings on 28 Jan 1762 in Baltimore County, Maryland. Urath (daughter of Samuel Owings and Ruth Urath Randall) was born on 26 Mar 1738 in Baltimore County, Maryland; died in 1807 in Jefferson County, Kentucky. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Mary Lawrence was born on 28 Feb 1767 in Baltimore County, Maryland; died on 20 Aug 1810 in Jefferson County, Kentucky.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Levin Lawrence was born on 6 Apr 1711 in West River, Anne Arundel County, Maryland (son of Benjamin Lawrence and Rachel Mariarte); died on 9 Nov 1756 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate.

    Levin married Susannah Dorsey in 1733 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland. Susannah (daughter of John Dorsey and Honor Stafford) was born on 12 Dec 1717 in St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died in 1769 in Dorsey's Grove, Anne Arundel, Maryland. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Susannah Dorsey was born on 12 Dec 1717 in St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland (daughter of John Dorsey and Honor Stafford); died in 1769 in Dorsey's Grove, Anne Arundel, Maryland.
    Children:
    1. Rachel Lawrence was born on 3 May 1739 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died on 12 Aug 1808 in Woodford County, Kentucky.
    2. 1. Benjamin Lawrence was born on 17 May 1741 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died on 5 Mar 1814 in Jefferson County, Kentucky.
    3. Ruth Lawrence was born on 22 Dec 1745 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died on 27 Jul 1827 in Baltimore County, Maryland.
    4. Elizabeth Lawrence was born about 1748 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died in 1785 in Baltimore County, Maryland.
    5. Levin Lawrence was born in 1750 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland.
    6. Margaret Lawrence was born about 1752 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland.
    7. Richard Lawrence was born in 1756 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland.
    8. John Dorsey Lawrence was born on 26 Oct 1743 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died on 6 May 1782 in Linganore Hills, Frederick County, Maryland - Probate.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Benjamin Lawrence was born on 13 May 1677 in West River, Anne Arundel County, Maryland (son of Benjamin Lawrence and Elizabeth Talbot); died on 4 Apr 1721 in Baltimore County, Maryland - Inventory.

    Benjamin married Rachel Mariarte on 6 Jan 1701/02 in West River, Anne Arundel County, Maryland. Rachel (daughter of Edward Mariarte and Honor MNU Mariarte) was born in 1678 in All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died after 1728 in West River, Anne Arundel County, Maryland. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Rachel Mariarte was born in 1678 in All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland (daughter of Edward Mariarte and Honor MNU Mariarte); died after 1728 in West River, Anne Arundel County, Maryland.
    Children:
    1. Elizabeth Lawrence was born on 8 Dec 1702 in West River, Anne Arundel County, Maryland.
    2. Benjamin Lawrence was born on 27 Jan 1703/04 in West River, Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died on 20 Jul 1755 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Inventory.
    3. Sophia Lawrence was born on 2 Jun 1707 in West River, Anne Arundel County, Maryland.
    4. John Lawrence was born on 11 Nov 1709 in West River, Anne Arundel County, Maryland.
    5. 2. Levin Lawrence was born on 6 Apr 1711 in West River, Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died on 9 Nov 1756 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate.
    6. Margaret Lawrence was born on 11 Jan 1716/17 in West River, Anne Arundel County, Maryland.

  3. 6.  John Dorsey was born on 15 Jun 1688 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland (son of Edward Dorsey and Sarah Wyatt); died on 13 Nov 1764 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland.

    John married Honor Stafford on 8 Mar 1707/08 in St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland. Honor was born on 14 Jan 1688/89 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died in 1756 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Honor Stafford was born on 14 Jan 1688/89 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died in 1756 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland.
    Children:
    1. Hannay Dorsey was born on 26 Aug 1709 in St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland.
    2. Ruth Dorsey was born on 15 Oct 1710 in St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died on 1 Nov 1782 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland.
    3. Michael Dorsey was born on 15 Mar 1711/12 in St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died on 3 Jun 1777 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate.
    4. Sarah Dorsey was born on 15 Oct 1715 in St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died in 1791 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland.
    5. 3. Susannah Dorsey was born on 12 Dec 1717 in St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died in 1769 in Dorsey's Grove, Anne Arundel, Maryland.
    6. Jemima Dorsey was born on 6 Dec 1720 in St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died in 1770 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland.
    7. Patience Dorsey was born on 5 May 1722 in St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died on 5 Apr 1747 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland.
    8. Vachel Dorsey was born on 20 Oct 1726 in St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died on 9 Mar 1798 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate.
    9. Edward Dorsey was born on 25 Oct 1728 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died after 1796 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland.
    10. Nathan Dorsey was born on 11 Aug 1731 in St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died on 15 Jun 1775 in Baltimore County, Maryland - Inventory.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Benjamin Lawrence was born about 1645 in Accomack County, Virginia (son of Maryland Lawrence); died on 3 Jul 1685 in West River, Anne Arundel County, Maryland.

    Benjamin married Elizabeth Talbot in 1676 in West River, Anne Arundel County, Maryland. Elizabeth (daughter of Richard Talbot and Elizabeth Ewen) was born on 10 Aug 1656 in West River, Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died on 5 Mar 1689/90 in West River, Anne Arundel County, Maryland. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Elizabeth Talbot was born on 10 Aug 1656 in West River, Anne Arundel County, Maryland (daughter of Richard Talbot and Elizabeth Ewen); died on 5 Mar 1689/90 in West River, Anne Arundel County, Maryland.
    Children:
    1. 4. Benjamin Lawrence was born on 13 May 1677 in West River, Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died on 4 Apr 1721 in Baltimore County, Maryland - Inventory.
    2. Elizabeth Lawrence was born on 25 Feb 1678/79 in West River, Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died on 7 Sep 1700 in West River MM, Anne Arundel County, Maryland.
    3. Lucy Lawrence was born in 1683 in All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died in 1727 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland.

  3. 10.  Edward Mariarte was born before 1648; died on 4 Jun 1688 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate.

    Edward married Honor MNU Mariarte about 1668 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland. Honor was born before 1652; died on 25 Apr 1701 in All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 11.  Honor MNU Mariarte was born before 1652; died on 25 Apr 1701 in All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate.
    Children:
    1. Elizabeth Mariarte was born in 1668 in All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died on 25 Nov 1725 in Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate.
    2. Margaret Mariarte was born in 1672 in All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died on 27 Nov 1739 in Prince George's County, Maryland.
    3. Daniel Mariarte was born in 1676 in All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died on 21 Feb 1725/26 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate.
    4. 5. Rachel Mariarte was born in 1678 in All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died after 1728 in West River, Anne Arundel County, Maryland.
    5. Edward Mariarte was born before 1686 in All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died in 1719 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Inventory.

  5. 12.  Edward Dorsey was born in 1646 in Lower Norfolk County, Virginia (son of Edward Dorsey and Ann MNU Dorsey); died on 31 Dec 1705 in 'Major's Choice' Baltimore County, Maryland - Probate.

    Edward married Sarah Wyatt before 1677 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland. Sarah (daughter of Nicholas Wyatt and Demaris Stockett) was born in 1657 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died about 1692 in St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County. Maryland. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  6. 13.  Sarah Wyatt was born in 1657 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland (daughter of Nicholas Wyatt and Demaris Stockett); died about 1692 in St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County. Maryland.
    Children:
    1. Sarah Dorsey was born in 1677 in Elk Ridge, Baltimore County, Maryland; died after 1727 in Baltimore County, Maryland.
    2. Hannah Dorsey was born about 1680 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died about 1704 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland.
    3. Edward Dorsey was born about 1681 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died on 23 Nov 1701 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Inventory.
    4. Samuel Dorsey was born about 1682 in St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County. Maryland; died on 14 Feb 1723/24 in St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County. Maryland.
    5. Joshua Dorsey was born in 1686 in Middle Neck, Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died on 28 Nov 1747 in Elk Ridge, Anne Arundel County, Maryland.
    6. 6. John Dorsey was born on 15 Jun 1688 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died on 13 Nov 1764 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland.
    7. Nicholas Dorsey was born in 1689 in Middle Neck Hundred, Anne Arundel County, Maryland; died on 25 Sep 1717 in Elk Ridge, Baltimore County, Maryland.
    8. Benjamin Dorsey was born in 1692 in Baltimore County, Maryland; died on 12 Apr 1750 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Inventory.