Edward Darcy "the Colonist"
(Abt 1615-Bef 1670)
(Abt 1609-1690)
John Larkin
Major Edward Dorsey [Jr.] of "Dorsey"
(Abt 1640-After 1704)
Margaret Ruth Larkin
Francis Dorsey
(Abt 1696-Bef 1750)


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1. Elizabeth Baker

Francis Dorsey 1 2 3 4

  • Born: Abt 1696
  • Marriage (1): Elizabeth Baker in 1723 in Maryland, (United States)
  • Died: Bef 17 Feb 1750, <Baltimore, Maryland, (United States)>

  Research Notes:

From http://genforum.genealogy.com/norwood/messages/1247.html :

On June 10, 1728, Francis Dorsey and Edward Dorsey of Baltimore Co. Assigned their portions of "United Friendship" and "Owings' Adventure" to their brother Charles. Francis made a large "F" for his mark. Charles made a large "D." On the same day Francis Dorsey and Edward Dorsey conveyed to Hyde Hoxton of Baltimore Co., Gent., for 160 lbs. A portion of "United Friendship" of 45 acres. Elizabeth, wife of Francis Dorsey waived her legal third, but no wife of Edward was listed. [Baltimore Co. Deeds, Libert IS, no I, folios 139, 149, 156]

  Noted events in his life were:

Inherited: his father's lands on the north side of Patapsco River, Abt 1705, Maryland, (United States). jointly with his brothers Charles, Larkin and Edward.

Probate: of his estate, 17 Feb 1750, Baltimore Co., Maryland, (United States).


Francis married Elizabeth Baker in 1723 in Maryland, (United States). (Elizabeth Baker was born about 1706 in Baltimore Co., Maryland, (United States) and died in 1747.)


1 Warfield, J. D, The Founders of Anne Arundel and Howard Counties, Maryland. (Baltimore: Kohn & Pollock, 1905), p. 58.

2 Spencer, Richard Henry ed, Genealogical and Memorial Encyclopedia of the State of Maryland. (New York: American Historical Society, 1919.), p. 612.

3 Website:, http://genforum.genealogy.com/norwood/messages/1247.html.

4 http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi, http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mdannear/firstfam/dorsey/b27139.htm#P27139.

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