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Colonial Ancestors of Anne Arundel, MD

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  • Anne Howard (Hall) (c.1610 - 1652)
    There is some dispute about whether or not Anne Hall was the wife of Matthew Howard. She was his second wife. He had no children by his first wife, Elizabeth.
  • Matthew Howard (c.1609 - 1659)
    His ancestry is unknown. There are several theories. He is certainly NOT the son of Thomas Arundell. The reason for this confusion is that Thomas Arundell had a son named Matthew born about the right t...
  • Sarah Thomas (1628 - 1687)
    'Sarah Harrison 'F, b. circa 1628, d. 25 November 1687 Father Edmund Harrison b. c 1605 Mother Jane Godfrey Sarah Harrison was born circa 1628 at of Bristol, Gloucestershire, England. She mar...
  • Sarah Richardson (1689 - 1754)
    He married Sarah Thomas 25 Aug 1705 in West River, Anne Arundel, Maryland, daughter of Samuel Thomas and Mary Hutchins. She was born 31 May 1689 in Monoquesy, Frederick, Maryland, and died 29 Jan 1754 ...
  • Joseph Richardson, Sr. (1678 - 1748)
    Joseph Richardson was also an ardent member of the Society of Friends like his father. He was "the fifth child and fourth son of William Richardson". He was born 3 Apr 1678 in Anne Arundel County in Ma...

The early (pre-Revolutionary War) colonists of Anne Arundel, MD, seem to have been responsible for an unusual number of descendants. Perhaps this is only because they have been unusually well documented.

Families of interest include:

  • Anderson Family
  • Ashman Family
  • Beale Family
  • Boone Family
  • Cheney Family
  • Cromwell Family
  • Dent Family
  • Dorsey Family
  • Edwards Family
  • Fowler Family
  • Gaither Family
  • Gassaway Family
  • Griffith Family
  • Hall Family
  • Hammond Family
  • Homewood Family
  • Howard Family
  • Ijams Family
  • Jacob Family
  • Linthicum Family
  • Plummer Family
  • Ridgely Family
  • Stockett Family
  • Waters Family
  • Wells Family
  • Worthington Family
  • Wyatt Family
  • Yates Family