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

Cephas Child

Male Aft 1742 - Aft 1794  (> 52 years)


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  • Name Cephas Child 
    Born Aft 1742  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1794 
    Person ID I050293  Tree1
    Last Modified 8 Apr 2021 

    Father Henry Child,   b. 1721, St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 1772, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Lightning Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Mother Jemima Pottinger,   b. Abt 1723, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1785, Portland Manor, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 62 years) 
    Married 1742  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F08400  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anne Welsh,   b. Bef 1769, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1794  (Age > 27 years) 
    Married 1785  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Benjamin Child,   b. 1 Jan 1794, St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 8 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F42108  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      CHILD, Henry, of Portland Manor, Anne Arundel Co. 12 Dec, 1767; 6 Oct, 1772
      Ex. wife Jemima.
      Children: Henry, John, Samuel, Cephus, Joseph.
      To Henry Child son of Cephas, William Child brother of Henry.
      To brother William Child.
      Tracts: "Thompson's Pasture," "Hopyard in Frederick Co., Smithfield, Wickham, "Pottegers Discovery' in Frederick Co.
      Wit: Gerard Hopkins (Quaker) son of Phillip Hopkins, Benj. Brashears, Jonathan Brashears, Frances Murfe. 38. 827

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