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 
    Born 1656  Dorchester County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 1749  Accomack County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I074763  Tree1
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2019 

    Father William Dorrington,   b. Bef 1634, Patuxent River, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1697, Dorchester County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 63 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Winslow,   b. 1632,   d. 14 Jan 1687/88, Dorchester County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Married Aft 1656  Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F31468  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) 
    Married Abt 1672  Dorchester County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F33825  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Thomas Fowke,   b. Abt 1656,   d. 5 Feb 1722/23, Accomack County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Married 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 location,   d. 29 Nov 1758, Dorchester County, Maryland - Distribution Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 58 years)
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F33826  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • 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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