Worthington Descendants – Vol 1, No 2, Page 6 – Worthington, Christiana

July 20, 2009

SKETCH OF CHRISTIANA WORTHINGTON: born in Ireland, 1759 mar. Samuel Hawkins,. 1788. Marriage recorded in Williams History of Preble County, Ohio. Samuel Hawkins in Capt. William Kirk’s Co., Chester Co. Pa in Revolution. Samuel and Christiana buried in the cemetery at Eaton, Ohio. Issue: Joseph; John Jay; Benjamin; Samuel; Byrd; Lydia; Rebecca; Elenor.


Worthington Descendants – Vol 1, No 2, Page 6 – Worthington, William

July 20, 2009

SKETCH OF WILLIAM WORTHINGTON: 1798-1890 born in Pa. died Dunbar Twp. Fayette County, Pa. Mar. Marjory _____ [1]1801 Pa. died bef. Aug. 1884 .Issue: Mary A. mar. Lewis Stewart; Harriett John; Catherine ca. 1830 Pa. mar. Jacob Cropp; William; James ca. 1836 Pa. d. bef. Aug. 1884 Pa. Phoebe b. ca. 1838 mar. William H. Allen: Stewart

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Worthington Descendants – Vol 1, No 2, Page 5 – Worthington, Jacob

July 19, 2009

SKETCH OF JACOB WORTHINGTON: b. bef. 1765, Frederick Co., Va. D. 1827 Fleming Co., Ky mar. (1) by 1790, Westmoreland Co., Pa., Eleanor ___[1] (2) 1814 Fleming Co,. Ky. Mary Pruitt. He was a Frontier Ranger, in Westmoreland Co., 1778-1784 Issue; Mary Ann Mar. Wm. Gillespie; Phoebe mar. Isaac Gillespie; Abraham Mar. Fanny McIntyre; James Holland Truitt; William Collins; Eli Johnson; Elizabeth mar _____[2] Wilson; Sarah mar. _____[3] Bid__[4]

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Worthington Descendants – Vol 1, No 2, Page 5 – Worthington, Ephraim

July 11, 2009

SKETCH OF EPHRAIM WORTHINGTON: 1697-1727 born West Heath, Ireland died at Piles Grove, Salem Co., N.J. mar. 1722 Elizabeth D/O John and Hannah (Davis) Brick. Issue: Esther; Rachel; Elizabeth

Worthington Descendants – Vol 1, No 2, Page 5 – Worthington, Harriett

July 11, 2009

SKETCH OF HARRIETT WORTHINGTON: 1823-1884 in Pa. mar. John E. Leighty 1821. Issue: Phoebe J. 1845, Pa. mar. Paoli Haden; Mary A. 1846 Pa. Edward A. Turner; Marjory 1848 Pa. mar. Alfred Turner; Martha Ann 1850 Pa.; William W. 1858, Pa.; Lewis E. 1852 Pa.; John H. 1859 Pa.

Worthington Descendants – Vol 1, No 1, Page 8 April 1983 – Query 11

March 5, 2009

Want proof of parentage of JAMES WORTHINGTON b. 23 March 1781 in Pa. and his wife Nancy McGRAW b. 16 Sept. 1781 in Pa. They were living in Dunbar Twp. Fayette Co. Pa. in 1810. They were the parents of the following children, all born Fayette County, Pa.

  1. John, b. 1801 m. Ann Sarah Luther
  2. James, b. 1803; m. Ellenor
  3. Isabella, b. 1804p;; m. John Hall 31 August 1826
  4. Charles, b. 1813; m. Rachel Cartright
  5. Lindy (or Luty) b. 1825; m. Rosa Lee Sutherland

In 1836, James and Nancy and sons moved to Lawrence Co. Ohio to install iron furnaces there. They had worked in iron furnaces in Pa. Want proof that the James Worthington listed in 1800 census of Fayette Co., Dunbar Twp. is father of James Worthington, b. 1781. The James Worthington of the 1800 census is believed to be the son of Robert Worthington and his wife Ann. This Robert, known as Bobbie Dunblaen, was the son of Samuel and Sarah Symcock Worthington. Samuel was the son of the immigrant Quaker Robert Worthington and his first wife Alice Taylor.

Mrs. Ralph Della-Volpe
South Rd. Box 51
Millbrook, N.Y. 12545

* Note: This line connects to Governor Thomas Worthington of Ohio who used the motto similar to the one used in our heading for the coat of arms of Capt. John Worthington, “Worthy to bear the dignity of ones ancestors: Frances and Bette. The ancient Puritan family of Samuel Chew who through two of their daughters are my direct ancestors, marrying into the Worthington family through Charles m. Sarah Chew. This fine family have give much recorded history on the Worthingtons and the Chew girls (I) m. John Eager Howard.

Worthington Descendants – Vol 1, No 1, Page 8 April 1983 – Query 10

March 5, 2009

We have many subscribers who are from the numerous Allied Lineages of the Worthingtons. From time to time we will print some of these ancestry charts. If anyone can help – please do so.

Mr. James M. Butler
1722 Clarendon Drive
Greensboro, N.C. 27140

2 – LEON WILLIAM BUTLER b. 27 July 1887 – 17 May 1962 b. Hazleton, Pa. died Greensboro, N.C.

3 – MARY ROSE GLEASON b. 2 April 1890 in Doylestown, Pa. d. 13 Aug. 1977 Greensboro, N.C.

4 – ANDREW FRANCIS BUTLER b. 28 Apr. 1853 Hazeltown, Pa. d. 13 June 1916 Hazeltown, Pa.

5 – Katura Miller B. 20 Apr. 1857 d. 26 Apr. 1929 Hazeltown, Pa.

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