SKETCH OF DOCTOR CHARLES WORTHINGTON, son of COLONEL NICHOLAS and CATHERINE (nee) GRIFFITH WORTHINGTON, b. 9 October 1759 in Anne Arundel County, Md. He served in the Continental Navy in the Revolutionary War. On 14 February 1788 he married ELIZABETH BOOTH. Their children were: i – NICHOLAS WORTHINGTON: ii – JOHN GRIFFITH (he went to Ohio): Catherine: iv – ELIZABETH ANNE: v – WILLIAM NICHOLAS. DOCTOR CHARLES WORTHINGTON lived in GEORGETOWN, Maryland. He died 10 September 1836.
Sketch of Nicholas Worthington – 1734 – 1793 Col. Rev. War. Round Bay m. Catherine Griffith 1732-1793 Issue: Elizabeth, 1752-1756; Thomas 1754-1823 m. Margaret Mullikin, Charles 1756-1756; Nicholas 1757-1782; Rev. War m. Elizabeth Rutland; Dr. Charles, 1759-1836 Surgeon U.S.N. m. Elizabeth Booth; Catherine, 1761 m. Col. Baker Johnson’; Brice John, (twin) 1764 q.v.,; John Griffith (twin) 1765-1797 unm.; Elizabeth, 1766-1820 unm; Achsah 1768-1835 m. Dr. Richard Y. Goldsborough S/O Robert and Sarah (Yerbury) Goldsborough; Sarah 1770 m. Dr. William Goldsborough q.v. (bro. Richard Y.)
Sketch of James Worthington – m. Elizabeth Griffith D/O Col. Henry Griffith. He was a farmer in New Market, Frederick County, Md. Issue: Anne 1814; Susan 1815, Upton 1810-1870 m. Catherine Issue: Achsah 1830, Lloyd 1836, Elizabeth.
Sketch of John T. Worthington 31 March 1826-1902 m. Mary R. Simmons John T. died in the village of Urbana, Frederick Co., Md. He was one of the best known and leading agriculturist of Frederick County, and was highly respected by all who knew him. Politically he was an adherent of the Democratic Party, and he was affiliated in a religious way with the Protestant Episcopal Church: Issue John Henry a merchant of Stauton, Va.; Glenn Hood, Clark, Jane, m. Elizabeth Griffith