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

Horatio Edwin Berry

Male 1814 - 1883  (68 years)


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  • Name Horatio Edwin Berry 
    Born 15 Jul 1814  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 May 1883  Baltimore County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I075041  Tree1
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2020 

    Father William Berry,   b. Bef 1767, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1815, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 48 years) 
    Mother Martha Jane Wall,   b. Bef 1776, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Nov 1838, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 62 years) 
    Married 7 Apr 1792  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • MARRIAGE LICENSES, 1777-1801
      Walls, Martha : Berry, William Apr. 7, 1792
    Family ID F06947  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Martha L. Manning,   b. 28 Oct 1814, Jefferson County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1888, Baltimore County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 20 Oct 1845  Georgetown, Washington, District of Columbia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F33823  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      contributed by Sandy Kiger

      The Statesman, Volume 1 Dec. 19, 1868
      PATAPSCO GUANO COMPANY.
      Ammoniated Soluble Phosphate,
      Manufactured under the supervision of Dr. G. A. LIEBIG, Chemist.
      Warranted equal in quality to any fertilizer. It is superior to Peruvian Guano in its effect upon Crops,
      and is a permanent improver of the soil.
      Communications addressed to
      HORATIO E. BERRY, Secretary,
      No. 65 South street, cor. of Pratt st., Baltimore
      Price $60 per ton. A liberal discount allowed to dealers.
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      contributed by Sandy Kiger

      National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts: 1845
      "Mrd: on Oct 21, at the residence of Francis Lowndes, Gtwn, DC, by Rev. S. G. Gassaway, Mr. Horatio E Berry, of Gtwn, to Mrs. Martha Louisa Manning, of Jefferson Co. Va.
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      contributed by Sandy Kiger

      According to the 1870 and 1880 census records in Baltimore, MD - Horatio was born circa 1815.

      1870 US Census: MARYLAND, Baltimore (independent City)
      BERRY, Horatio E: 54, m, w, MD
      Martha L: 50, f, w, Keeping House, VA
      + 2 servants

      1880 US Census: MARYLAND, Baltimore Co.
      BERRY, Horatio E: w, m, 65, self, M, Retired, MD, f-MD, m-MD
      Martha L: w, f, 60, wife, M, Keeping House, VA, f-VA, m-VA
      + 2 servants

      A legal document associated with a bond declared by his wife Martha noted that he died in May 1883. They had no children.
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      contributed by Sandy Kiger

      A Portrait of Old George Town, by Grace Dunlop Ecker
      [Dunbarton Avenue]
      ".......The row of three quaint little brick houses here seem to be an unknown quantity to even some of the oldest inhabitants and nearest neighbors. In number 3021, long ago, lived Horatio Berry, the brother of Philip Taylor Berry.

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      contributed by Sandy Kiger

      Here is what was posted to lot 62 at Oak Hill Cemetery, regarding the members of the BERRY family.

      HORATIO EDWIN BERRY. / Born July 15th 1814 / Died May 11th 1883.
      M.L. BERRY / Born Oct. 28th 1814 / Died Jan. 25th 1888.

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