Major Edward Dorsey [Jr.] of "Dorsey"
(Abt 1640-After 1704)
Margaret Ruth Larkin
Edward Dorsey the Younger
(Abt 1700-Bef 1753)
Larkin Dorsey [son of Edward]


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Larkin Dorsey [son of Edward] 1 2 3

  • Born: 17 Aug 1744, Anne Arundel, Maryland, (United States)
  • Died: 22 Feb 1822, Flemingsburg, Fleming, Kentucky at age 77

   Another name for Larkin was Lacon Dorsey [son of Edward].

  Research Notes:

From :

Birth: 17 AUG 1744
Death: 22 FEB 1822 in Flemingsburg, Fleming Co., KY
Note: Larkin was a cadet in 9th Co. Light Infantry (3 Jan 1776) and comissioned an Ensign in the Army 18 June 1778.


Is this individual the "Leakin Dorsey" in the following list?

From the book Inhabitants of Baltimore County 1763-1774 by Henry C. Peden, Jr., Westminster, Maryland, 1989, pp. 13-16:


The following index was found in the Maryland Historical Society Library's Manuscript Division (MS. 1711) and, even though there is nothing to indicate what the purpose of the index, it was determined that those listed were Baltimore residents circa 1765. This determination was made from the compiler's familiarity with Baltimore families prior to the Revolution and also because this index was found with the remnants of a Baltimore Debt Book for 1765 and 1766. This is not an index to the debt book because the highest page number in the book is 109 while the highest page number in the index is 58. The index is, nonetheless, a 'finding list' for early Baltimore."
[Among those listed are:]

Nicholas Clagett
Nathan Dorsey
Leakin Dorsey
Joshua Lynch
William Lynch
John Merryman
Joseph Merryman
Samuel Merryman
John C. Owings.
James Richard
Christopher Randall & Bond
Larkin Randall
Ecan Thomas
Frederick Thomas
Edward Talbott
George Wells
John Wells
Joseph Wells
Thomas Wells
John Worthington
Thomas Worthington (Baltimore Town)
William Worthington
Charles Worthington





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