Worthington Descendants – Vol 1, No 1, Page 2 April 1983 –Worthington Deaths

July 6, 2009

Deaths – Worthington

* Brice, John S/O Nicholas & Catherine b. 1764-1837

* Annie Lee W/O Brice John 1790 – 1824

* Elizabeth D/O Nicholas & Catherine 1767 – 1823

* Nicholas S/O Nicholas & Catherine 1761 – 1792

* Col. Nicholas 1738 – 1797

* Catherine W/O Co. Nicholas 1732 – 1793

Worthington Descendants – Vol 1, No 1, Page 2 April 1983 – Worthington Marriages 1634-1777

July 6, 2009

Marriages 1634 – 1777[1]

* Brice, John 16 Dec. 1701 – Sarah Worthington  3 A.K.-96

* Davis, John S/O Richard 1768 – Ariana Worthington  3A.A.II2

* Dorsey, Henry 31 July 1735 – Elizabeth Worthington  6A.A. I99

* Ridgely, Nicholas 26 Dec. 1740 – Sarah Worthington  3A.A. 98

* Shaw, William 17 July 1761 – Ann Worthington  2 B. A. 22I

[1] Editor’s Note: The references in Marriages is not know at this point. Links will be added later if they are understood.

Worthington Descendants – Vol 1, No 1, Page 4 April 1983 – Worthington, John

July 3, 2009

Sketch of John Worthington 1736-1776 m. Mary Todd; Issue Elinor m. _____[1] Griffith; Ann m. Rev. Craddock; Elizabeth, Hannah, Margaret m. Col. William Lamar 1776.

[1] Note: “___” As provided

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.

Worthington Descendants – Vol 1, No 1, Page 7 April 1983

March 5, 2009

Newspapers that have free query columns:

C/O Olney Daily News
Box 340
Olney, Il. 62450

Ask the Genelogist [sic]
County Americana Magazine
Castle Press Publications
Box 247
Washington, N.J. 07882

Climbing the Family Tree
C/O Daily News
Hugh S. Watson
16 Maple Ave.
Newport News, Va. 23607

C/O Beckley Post Harald
Beckley, W. Va. 25801

Our Keystone Families
C/O Lebanon Daily News
Schuyler Brossman
Box 43
Rehersburg, Pa. 19950

We are members of the Connecticut Genelogists, [ sic] Inc. and as members we get three free queries an issue. If you send us your queries for the Newsletter – put a note telling us you want it to go to conn. also. They have over 8,000 members – good coverage. The first three-get it. We have contacts in many states, and in many Genealogy Societies – ask maybe we can help. We’ll try.

At the present time we are doing research on Samuel Worthington B. _____ mar. Alicia Elzey. Samuel located in Somerset County, Md. We have not been able to find any relation to Samuel to anyone both here in this country and England. We put in a small sketch of Samuel – maybe someone can help.

Don’t forget to answer your Newsletter with lots of queries and some family history and articles.

Editors Note: “___” Information unreadable or blank — [sic] as written in the Newsletter

Worthington Descendants – Vol 1, No 1, Page 6 April 1983 – Query 9

March 5, 2009

Need help with parents of WALTER WORTHINGTON m. CYNTHIA TOMLINSON of Bucks Co. Pa. also WILLIAM WORTHINGTON m. MEHITABLE GRAVES MORTON 1692. Mrs. R.C. Louver, 20 Meadow Ct. Chatham, N.J. 07928

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