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Colonial Ancestors of Anne Arundel, MD

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  • George Yate, Gent. (1639 - 1691)
    George was the second son and not the heir, so off to the New World he went to make his own way. Yate-17 created 5 May 2011 | Last modified 29 Dec 2021 | Last tracked change: 29 Dec 2021 George Y...
  • Mareen Duvall, III (1702 - 1761)
    Mareen Duvall, III Gender: Male Birth: October 14, 1702 - Queen Anne Parish, Prince Georges County, Province of Maryland Death: November 23, 1761 (59) - Prince Georges County, Province of Marylan...
  • Ruth Duvall (1708 - 1783)
    Not the same as Ruth Cash • Name Ruth Howard Born 20 Mar 1707/08 Anne Arundel County, Maryland Gender Female Died 27 Aug 1783 Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Father Joseph Howard, b...
  • Katherine Acton (1624 - 1690)
    Not a known daughter of Matthew Howard, Sr., of the Severn Biography Richard Acton was a Maryland colonist. Questionable Origin Richard Acton was likely born in the Severn River Valley in the En...
  • Francis Watts, of Anne Arundel (c.1633 - bef.1685)
    Parents unknown; not the son of Edward Cornelius Watts of Stafford, Virginia. His wife was called Sarah, not Mary Purdy ; she’s been detached. There’s no evidence his wife Sarah was a daughter of Colon...

This is a sub project of Anne Arundel County, Maryland

Which is a sub project of Maryland counties, cities and towns

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
  • Clark 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
  • Rawlings Family
  • Ridgely Family
  • Stockett Family
  • Warman Family
  • Waters Family
  • Wells Family
  • Worthington Family
  • Wyatt Family
  • Yates Family