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
Edward Dorsey the Younger
(Abt 1700-Bef 1753)


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1. Phoebe

Edward Dorsey the Younger 1 2 3 4 5

  • Born: Abt 1700, "Major's Choice", Baltimore Co., Maryland, (United States)
  • Marriage (1): Phoebe about 1722
  • Died: Bef 15 Mar 1753, Anne Arundel, Maryland, (United States)

   Another name for Edward was Edward Dorsey Jr.

  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 Francis.

Will, 13 Jan 1753.

Probate: of his estate, 15 Mar 1753, Anne Arundel, Maryland, (United States).

Edward married Phoebe about 1722.


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

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

3 Web - Message Boards, Discussion Groups, Email, 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/b4332.htm#P4332.

5 http://www.familysearch.org.

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