Worthington Descendants – Vol 1, No 3, Page 5 1983 – Kentucky Enties and Deeds

December 1, 2009

Old Kentucky Enties And Deeds by Williard Reuse Jillsen

Edward Worthington, 400 acres, 11 Nov. 1779 Lincoln County

Edward Worthington, 400 acres, 11 Nov, 1779 Jefferson County

Edward Worthington, 1,000 acres 19 Way 1780 Jefferson County

Edward Worthington, 560 acres 22 May 1780 Jefferson County

 

GRANTS WEST OF THE TENNESSEE RIVER (1822-1858)

James Worthington, 160 acres

 

GRANTS IN COUNTY COURT ORDERS

Thomas Worthington 15 acres 14 Nov. 1849 Muhlenberg County

Thomas J. Worthington 20 acres 10 Nov. 1870 (no county given but land is listed on Casey Creek)

 

COURT OF APPEALS DEEDS—GRANTEES

John T. and Charles Worthington, of Baltimore, 1 Aug. I807. 1,000 acres on the Big Barren River

Robert Worthington 31 Dec. 1802 713½ acres, on branch of Salt River

Thomas C. Worthington of Frederick, 7 Jan 1811; 4,833 acres no waterway

William G.D. Worthington of Baltimore, 7 Jan. 1811; 2,416½ acres, no waterway

Walter T. Worthington of Maryland. 18 July 1800; 1,000 acres, Big Barren River

 

Virginia Land Grants

Edward Worthington, 560 acres 1 Nov. 1785, Nelsen County

 

OLD KENTUCKY GRANTS (1793-1856)

Edward Worthington 300 acres, 24 Feb 1796, Shelley County

Edward Worthington 200 acres, 24 Feb 1796, Shelly County

 

GRANTS SOUTH OF GREEN RIVER (1797-1866)

William Worthington 200 acres, 19 Oct, 1796 Legan County

Joseph Worthington 200 acres, 15 Feb. 1800 Henderson County

Joseph Worthington 33 acres 19 Oct.1806 Henderson County

(There are other Worthington’s listed in Legan and Muhlenberg Counties William, Benjamin, Andrew and Thomas)

 

Submitted by Mrs. Ralph Della-Volpe, Milibrook, N.Y.


Worthington Descendants – Vol 1, No 3, Page 4 1983 – Latest Highwayman

December 1, 2009

Latest Highwayman

At a count held on 3rd Oct. 1665 “Mr. Francis Worthington” was amerged (fined) sixpense “for not sweepeing[1] before his Stable Doors”. Vol. 5 p. 77)

 


[1] Editors Note: Per document


Worthington Descendants – Vol 1, No 3, Page 1 1983 – Worthington, Edward

December 1, 2009

Captain Edward Worthington

Worthington’s Station or Fort in Lincoln County, four mi. S.E. of Danville, Ky settled in 1779 by Capt. Edward Worthington one of the “Long Hunters”. Member of House of Representatives included Edward Worthington in 1818.


Worthington Descendants – Vol 1, No 3, Page 3 1983 – Worthington, Elliot

December 1, 2009

Worthington-Elliot – Mary Worthington b: 8-18-1721 at Stonington Conn, at Killingworth, d. at Killingworth, Conn. on 6-28-1785, married 2-14-1745 to Aaron Elliot 3-15-1718 Killingworth, Conn d. Killingworth, 12-30-1785 Aaron Elliott appointed Judge of Probate Court District of Guilford, Conn. May 1779. Patticot – purchasing agent for supplies – Town clerk – Town Registrar. Judge of the Court of Probate for the District of Saybrook (now in Middesex[1] C. Conn.) May 1781, the years insuing[2], also May 1781, Judge of the Court.  Ref. Colonial Records of Conn. p. 223-225. He was Capt. Major and Colonel Militia companies in the French and Indian Wars, Vol I pages 201-202, Hist. Of Eastern Conn.

Issue:

1. Hannah 8-31-1846 m Reuben Hopkins

2. Mary 7-11-1752 m. Dr. Christopher Ely

3. Samnel Smithson 7-2-1753 m. Margaret Williams, Sarah Bailey

4. William 6-23-1758 m. Ethelrude Ely

5. Aaron 8-15-1758 m. Glorianna Austin (sister of Moses and cousin of Stephen of Texas fame)

6. Joseph 11-9-1760 m. _____ McKinster

7. Benjamin 12-9-1792 m. Frances Panca

8. Elizabeth 12-9-1762 unmarried


[1] Editors Note: Per document

 

[2] Editors Note: Per document


Worthington Descendants – Vol 1, No 3, Page 4 1983 – Tracing Given Names – Francis

December 1, 2009

Tracing Given Names in the Family.

Francis

Francis Worthington 1616-1655 father of Capt. John Worthington

Francis Worthington brother of Capt. John

Francis Elizabeth Glenn (Bessie G.) grandaughter[1] of Ann H. Worthington

Francis Elizabeth (Epler d/o Margaret Snead and William Epler

Francis Theresa (Brengle) d/o Francis (Epler) Brengle and Charles Brengle and w/o John D. Ryan


[1] Editors Note: Per document

 


Worthington Descendants – Vol 1, No 3, Page 3 1983 – Embarkation

December 1, 2009

Research by Editors

Peter Worthington age 27 b. 1804 – England. Embarkation: Liverpool, England May 1831 arrival: Charleston, S.C. June 1831

Richard Worthington – England (no age mentioned) Embarkation: Liverpool, England May 1824 arrival: Savannah, Ga. July 1824


Worthington Descendants – Vol 1, No 3, Page 3 1983 – Immigration and Passenger Lists

December 1, 2009

Submitted, Mrs. Edwin Victor Moore, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Editors notes: Mrs. Moore has been most kind and helpful sending research records on Conn. Worthington’s and descendants. Thank you “Our long lost cousin”.

Immigration and Passenger Lists,

Monty Worthington (no age mentioned) 1620-1650 arrived in New England.

 

Richard Worthington (no age mentioned) arrived in Virginia (1652)

 

Editors note: We have done extensive research for the ship taken by our ancestor Capt. John Worthington 1650-1701. So far we have found no trace. We would appreciate any help anyone can give. Our next try will be British Ports of embarkation.


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