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Ralph Ervin Jr. Whitmore

M, #276, b. 15 January 1963
Last Edited28 September 2014
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FatherRalph Ervin Sr. Whitmore
MotherNancy Carol Ward (b. 24 August 1935)

Life Events

Birth15 January 1963Ralph Ervin Jr. Whitmore was born on 15 January 1963 in New York, New York.

John Winston Whitmore

M, #277, b. 11 May 1965
Last Edited28 September 2014
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FatherRalph Ervin Sr. Whitmore
MotherNancy Carol Ward (b. 24 August 1935)

Life Events

Birth11 May 1965John Winston Whitmore was born on 11 May 1965 in New York, New York.

Henry Landing

M, #278, b. before 16 September 1748
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Birthbefore 16 September 1748Henry Landing was born before 16 September 1748.
Thomas Landing MD #1 LineageSamuel T Sr Landing1, Thomas Landen0
Powell LineageSamuel T Sr Landing5, Rachel Gunby Powell4, Levin Jr. Powell3, Levin Powell2, William Powell1, Walter Powell0

Samuel T Jr Landing

M, #279
Last Edited8 July 2017
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Parents

FatherSamuel T Sr Landing (b. 29 August 1815, d. between 1857 and 1860)
MotherSarah Wise Boston (b. about 1816, d. after 1 April 1880)

Life Events

Witness13 April 1860Last Will and Testament of Rachel G Blades, written 13 Apr 1860, she died 19 Jan 1864, probated 20 Jan 1864. ... unto my Grand children the children of my son Samuel T Landing to with Cordelia Long wife of Wm J Long Isbella Landing George Landing Mary Landing Samuel Landing William Landing and Emma Landing... between my son George W Landing and my grand children children of my Daughter Peggy Webb and the Children of my son James Landing in the following manner to wit, to my son George W Landing one third to my Said Daughter Peggys children John Webb and Edward Webb and one third and to my son James Landings children Francis Ellis wife and Samuel Ellis Mary E Ellis wife of George Ellis and James Landing ... appoint my son George W Landing to be sole Executor.1
Census 186014 June 1860Samuel T Jr Landing appeared in the 1860 Federal Census in New Town Castins District, Worcester County, Maryland, enumerated on 14 June 1860. In the census, dwelling 2637, family 2639, Sarah Landing, age 41, female, lady, value of real estate $1,500, value of personal estate $600, everyone born in Maryland, George Landing, age 15, male, the 5 children attended school within the year, Mary Landing, age 12, female, Samuel Landing, age 9, male, William Landing, age 7, male, Emma Landing, age 4, female.2

Citations

  1. [S28] will (), Worcester County Wills: Pages 377 and 388, Worcester County Court House, One West Market Street, Snow Hill, Maryland 21863.
  2. [S102] 1860 United States Census, Worcester County, population schedule, New Town Castins District, page 374 image 382, dwelling 2637 family 2639, Sarah Landing; digital image, FamilySearch.org (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M69N-PZR : accessed 30 Dec 2015)
Thomas Landing MD #1 LineageSamuel T Sr Landing1, Thomas Landen0
Powell LineageSamuel T Sr Landing5, Rachel Gunby Powell4, Levin Jr. Powell3, Levin Powell2, William Powell1, Walter Powell0

William Landing

M, #280, b. 1853
Last Edited9 July 2017
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Parents

FatherSamuel T Sr Landing (b. 29 August 1815, d. between 1857 and 1860)
MotherSarah Wise Boston (b. about 1816, d. after 1 April 1880)

Life Events

Birth1853William Landing was born in 1853 in Maryland, United States.1
Witness13 April 1860Last Will and Testament of Rachel G Blades, written 13 Apr 1860, she died 19 Jan 1864, probated 20 Jan 1864. ... unto my Grand children the children of my son Samuel T Landing to with Cordelia Long wife of Wm J Long Isbella Landing George Landing Mary Landing Samuel Landing William Landing and Emma Landing... between my son George W Landing and my grand children children of my Daughter Peggy Webb and the Children of my son James Landing in the following manner to wit, to my son George W Landing one third to my Said Daughter Peggys children John Webb and Edward Webb and one third and to my son James Landings children Francis Ellis wife and Samuel Ellis Mary E Ellis wife of George Ellis and James Landing ... appoint my son George W Landing to be sole Executor.2
Census 186014 June 1860William Landing appeared in the 1860 Federal Census in New Town Castins District, Worcester County, Maryland, enumerated on 14 June 1860. In the census, dwelling 2637, family 2639, Sarah Landing, age 41, female, lady, value of real estate $1,500, value of personal estate $600, everyone born in Maryland, George Landing, age 15, male, the 5 children attended school within the year, Mary Landing, age 12, female, Samuel Landing, age 9, male, William Landing, age 7, male, Emma Landing, age 4, female.3
Census 188011 June 1880He appeared in the 1880 Federal Census in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA, enumerated on 11 June 1880. In the census, on 12th street, dwelling 259 family 156 and 157, Albt Busemann, age 26, male, white, barber, married, barber, born in Pennsylvania, his father and mother born in Prussia, Anna Busemann, female, white, age 25, wife, married, keeping house, she and father and mother born in Prussia, Albt E. Busemann, male, white, 4 months, born in Jan 1880, son, single, born in Pennsylvania, father born in Pensylvania, mother born in Prussia, Sallie Landing, female, white, age 61, widow, keeping house, her and mother and father born in Maryland, William Landing, male, white, age 27, son, single, printer, him and mother and father born in Maryland.1

Citations

  1. [S109] 1880 United States Census, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, City of Philadelphia, enumeration district (ED) ED # 147 SD # 1, page 22 (penned), house number 259, dwelling 147, family 156 and 157, Sallie Landing in house of Albt Busemann; digital images, FamilySearch.org (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MWJH-NK2 : accessed 10 Aug 2016)
  2. [S28] will (), Worcester County Wills: Pages 377 and 388, Worcester County Court House, One West Market Street, Snow Hill, Maryland 21863.
  3. [S102] 1860 United States Census, Worcester County, population schedule, New Town Castins District, page 374 image 382, dwelling 2637 family 2639, Sarah Landing; digital image, FamilySearch.org (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M69N-PZR : accessed 30 Dec 2015)
Thomas Landing MD #1 LineageSamuel T Sr Landing1, Thomas Landen0
Powell LineageSamuel T Sr Landing5, Rachel Gunby Powell4, Levin Jr. Powell3, Levin Powell2, William Powell1, Walter Powell0

Emma E Landing

F, #281, d. after 1910
Last Edited8 July 2017
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Parents

FatherSamuel T Sr Landing (b. 29 August 1815, d. between 1857 and 1860)
MotherSarah Wise Boston (b. about 1816, d. after 1 April 1880)

Spouse: Isaac W Hitchens

DaughterFannie E Hitchens (b. April 1877)
SonWilliam S Hitchens (b. 7 November 1879, d. 18 February 1910)
SonRaymond Hitchens (b. April 1884)
SonMillard Fillmore Hitchens (b. August 1886)
DaughterFlossie R Hitchens (b. October 1891)

Life Events

Marriage9 December 1878Emma E Landing and Isaac W Hitchens were married on 9 December 1878 in Baltimore, Maryland.
MarriageShe and Ephraim Hillman were married.
Deathafter 1910She died after 1910.
NameEmma E Landing was also known as Emma E Hillman.
Witness13 April 1860Last Will and Testament of Rachel G Blades, written 13 Apr 1860, she died 19 Jan 1864, probated 20 Jan 1864. ... unto my Grand children the children of my son Samuel T Landing to with Cordelia Long wife of Wm J Long Isbella Landing George Landing Mary Landing Samuel Landing William Landing and Emma Landing... between my son George W Landing and my grand children children of my Daughter Peggy Webb and the Children of my son James Landing in the following manner to wit, to my son George W Landing one third to my Said Daughter Peggys children John Webb and Edward Webb and one third and to my son James Landings children Francis Ellis wife and Samuel Ellis Mary E Ellis wife of George Ellis and James Landing ... appoint my son George W Landing to be sole Executor.1
Census 185014 June 1860She appeared in the 1860 Federal Census in New Town Castins District, Worcester County, Maryland, enumerated on 14 June 1860. In the census, dwelling 2637, family 2639, Sarah Landing, age 41, female, lady, value of real estate $1,500, value of personal estate $600, everyone born in Maryland, George Landing, age 15, male, the 5 children attended school within the year, Mary Landing, age 12, female, Samuel Landing, age 9, male, William Landing, age 7, male, Emma Landing, age 4, female.2
Name9 December 1878As of 9 December 1878, Emma E Landing was also known as Emma E Hitchens.

Citations

  1. [S28] will (), Worcester County Wills: Pages 377 and 388, Worcester County Court House, One West Market Street, Snow Hill, Maryland 21863.
  2. [S102] 1860 United States Census, Worcester County, population schedule, New Town Castins District, page 374 image 382, dwelling 2637 family 2639, Sarah Landing; digital image, FamilySearch.org (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M69N-PZR : accessed 30 Dec 2015)
Thomas Landing MD #1 LineagePierce Gordy Landing4, Elton Stewart Landing3, James H Landing2, James M Landing1, Thomas Landen0
Powell LineagePierce Gordy Landing8, Elton Stewart Landing7, James H Landing6, Sarah (Sally) Ann Powell5, Jesse Powell4, Levin Jr. Powell3, Levin Powell2, William Powell1, Walter Powell0

Elvyn Gordy Landing

M, #282, b. 8 December 1912, d. about September 1960
Last Edited22 April 2018
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Parents

FatherPierce Gordy Landing (b. 15 January 1894, d. 14 October 1954)
MotherElla Marie Hancock (b. 25 February 1893)

Spouse: Hilda McDorman Bozman (b. 31 March 1912)

SonHilby Gordy Landing (b. 13 May 1932)
SonAlfred Pierce Landing (b. 3 October 1933, d. 6 April 2008)
SonElvyn Gilbert Landing (b. 25 June 1935)
DaughterKathryn Landing (b. 20 September 1937)
SonRaymond Elton Landing (b. 17 August 1948)

Life Events

Birth8 December 1912Elvyn Gordy Landing was born on 8 December 1912 in Pocomoke, Worcester County, Maryland.
MarriageHe and Hilda McDorman Bozman were married.
Deathabout September 1960He died about September 1960 in Westover, Somerset County, Maryland.
BurialHe was buried in Princess Anne, Somerset County, Maryland.

William Jefferson Long

M, #283, b. 23 July 1823, d. 4 February 1876
Last Edited11 December 2018
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Parents

Spouse: Martha A Jones

DaughterFlorence Abelina Long (b. about 1851)

Spouse: Cordelia W Landing (b. 9 September 1837, d. 15 October 1902)

SonEdward Everett Long (b. 26 October 1858, d. 12 October 1879)
SonCalvin Heaton Long (b. 1 October 1860, d. 14 June 1913)
SonWilliam Jefferson Long (b. 9 April 1863, d. 5 August 1881)
DaughterMinnie J Long (b. about 1866, d. 9 September 1868)

Life Events

Birth23 July 1823William Jefferson Long was born on 23 July 1823.
Marriage11 February 1850He and Martha A Jones were married on 11 February 1850.
Marriage11 May 1857He and Cordelia W Landing were married on 11 May 1857 in Worcester County, Maryland.1
Death4 February 1876He died on 4 February 1876, at age 52.
BurialHe was buried in Pocomoke City, Worcester County, Maryland.
Witness13 April 1860Last Will and Testament of Rachel G Blades, written 13 Apr 1860, she died 19 Jan 1864, probated 20 Jan 1864. ... unto my Grand children the children of my son Samuel T Landing to with Cordelia Long wife of Wm J Long Isbella Landing George Landing Mary Landing Samuel Landing William Landing and Emma Landing... between my son George W Landing and my grand children children of my Daughter Peggy Webb and the Children of my son James Landing in the following manner to wit, to my son George W Landing one third to my Said Daughter Peggys children John Webb and Edward Webb and one third and to my son James Landings children Francis Ellis wife and Samuel Ellis Mary E Ellis wife of George Ellis and James Landing ... appoint my son George W Landing to be sole Executor.2
Census 187022 June 1870William Jefferson Long appeared in the 1870 Federal Census in 1st Election District, Newtown Borough, Worcester County, Maryland, enumerated on 22 June 1870. In the 1st Election District , Newtown Borough, Worcester County, Maryland, 1870 US Census, dwelling 122, family 125, Jefferson Long, age 45, male, white, gentleman, real estate value $50,000, personal estate, $5,000, all Long's born in Maryland, Cordelia Long, age 32, female, white, keeping house, Edward Long, age 12, male, white, school, Calvin Long, age 10, male, white, school, Mary Broadwater, age 18, female, white, domestic servant, born in Virginia, Sarah Landing, age 50, female, white, lady, real estate $1,000, born in Maryland.3

Citations

  1. [S286] Cordelia W. Landing and William J Long, (11 May 1857), Maryland County Marriages, 1658-1940: 179; FamilySearch.org database, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q283-XS6G, Maryland
  2. [S28] will (), Worcester County Wills: Pages 377 and 388, Worcester County Court House, One West Market Street, Snow Hill, Maryland 21863.
  3. [S282] 1870 United States Census, 1st Election District , Newtown Borough, Worcester County, Maryland, population schedule, enumeration district (ED) 1st Election District , Newtown Borough, page 18, dwelling 122, family 125, Jefferson Long; digital images, FamilySearch.org (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MN35-H35 : accessed 11 Dec 2018)

Thomas Landen

M, #284, d. before 20 February 1829
Last Edited28 April 2018
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Spouse: Rachel Gunby Powell (b. 30 April 1794, d. 18 January 1864)

DaughterMargaret Landing+ (b. about 1813, d. 9 February 1851)
SonJames M Landing+ (b. 2 March 1814, d. before 25 February 1847)
SonSamuel T Sr Landing+ (b. 29 August 1815, d. between 1857 and 1860)
SonGeorge W Landing+ (b. 7 January 1819, d. 8 January 1895)
SonIsaac B Landing (b. 6 August 1820, d. 16 December 1852)

Life Events

Marriage25 February 1813Thomas Landen and Rachel Gunby Powell were married on 25 February 1813 in Worcester County, Maryland.1,2
Deathbefore 20 February 1829He died before 20 February 1829.3
Name25 February 1813As of 25 February 1813, Thomas Landen was also known as Thomas Landen.4
LandPurchase27 April 1814On 27 April 1814, in Worcester County, Maryland, United States, Thomas Landen purchased from Handy Blades two tracts of land, one called Welch Folly and the other called Melton Security, both approximately 114 and a half acres. This property is located in Pitts Creek Hundred near Pocomoke City, Worcester County, Maryland. The purchase price was $150.00. This document shows his name as Thomas Landing.5
Name27 April 1814As of 27 April 1814, Thomas Landen was also known as Thomas Landing.5
Census 182029 January 1820He appeared in the 1820 Federal Census in Worcester County, Maryland, at Election District 1 enumerated on 29 January 1820. Thomas Landen was listed as Thomas Lambdon living with 4 free white males [James M, Samuel T, George W, Isaac B] under 10 years of age, 1 free white male of 26 and under 45 [Thomas] , 1 free white female under 10 [Margaret], 1 free white female of 26 and under 45 [Rachel], number of people engaged in agriculture is 2, 1 free colored male of 26 and under 45, 1 free colored female under 14 years.6
MyNote27 January 1821On 27 January 1821, Thomas Landing mortgaged the following items to John Stevenson for $110: one young mare, one carriage, two cows, three yearlings, one yoke of old oxen, one hundred bushels of corn, six stacks of fodder, two barrels of pork, three beds of furniture, one cart, one hand mule, one case of drawers, and one block. This note was to be paid by 1 January 1822.5
MyNote28 July 1821On 28 July 1821, Doctor John Stevenson received from Jacob Riggan, constable of Pitts Creek hundred in Worcester County Maryland, the title to the property owned by Thomas Landon consisting of two tracts of land, one called "Welch Folly" and the other called "Milton's Security", approximately 82 acres. Doctor Steveson received this land for nonpayment of four writs of Fieve Facias from the Courts to Thomas Landon dated 24 Mar 1814, 12 Apr 1817, 10 Jan 1818, and 27 Apr 1821.5
Witness20 February 1829On 20 February 1829, Rachel Landing consented for her orphan child James Landing to be indentured to George L Redden as an apprentice to learn the art of Hatting (hat making). This apprenticeship will last until James reaches the age of twenty-one on 2 March 1835.5

Citations

  1. [S1] , compiler, Worcester County Marriage Licenses 1795 - 1865 [Index of Marriage Licenses] WR REF 929.3 W (). Hereinafter cited as Worcester County Marriage Licenses 1795 - 1865.
  2. [S286] Thomas Landen and Rachel Gunby Powell, (25 Feb 1813), Maryland County Marriages, 1658-1940: 179; FamilySearch.org database, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q283-XS6G, Maryland
  3. [S31] Land Sales, Liber L.P.S. #5, 1825 - 1829 Court Proceedings for Worcester County, MdHR: 20,035-14-1, Location: 1/58/3/30, page 532-533.; Maryland States Archives, Annapolis, MD; physical microfilm, ().
  4. [S1] , Worcester County Marriage Licenses 1795 - 1865, Page 49 The marriage license shows Thomas's last name as LANDEN.
  5. [S31] , Land Sales, physical microfilm,
  6. [S64] 1820 United States Census, Worcester County, Maryland, population schedule, Election District 1, Page 155, Thomas Lambden; digital image, FamilySearch.org (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XHL8-7L5 : accessed 31 May 2017)
Powell LineageLevin Jr. Powell3, Levin Powell2, William Powell1, Walter Powell0

Rachel Gunby Powell

F, #285, b. 30 April 1794, d. 18 January 1864
Last Edited27 December 2018
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Parents

FatherLevin Jr. Powell (b. 25 June 1757, d. 7 January 1842)
MotherPeggy Bagwell Roberts

Spouse: Thomas Landen (d. before 20 February 1829)

DaughterMargaret Landing+ (b. about 1813, d. 9 February 1851)
SonJames M Landing+ (b. 2 March 1814, d. before 25 February 1847)
SonSamuel T Sr Landing+ (b. 29 August 1815, d. between 1857 and 1860)
SonGeorge W Landing+ (b. 7 January 1819, d. 8 January 1895)
SonIsaac B Landing (b. 6 August 1820, d. 16 December 1852)

Spouse: John Blades (b. 1802, d. June 1850)

Life Events

Birth30 April 1794Rachel Gunby Powell was born on 30 April 1794 in Worcester County, Maryland.1
Marriage25 February 1813She and Thomas Landen were married on 25 February 1813 in Worcester County, Maryland.2,3
Marriage11 December 1830She and John Blades were married on 11 December 1830 in Worcester County, Maryland. Her name was listed as Rachel Landon.4,5
Death18 January 1864She died on 18 January 1864, at age 69.1
Burialabout 20 January 1864She was buried about 20 January 1864 in Bethany United Methodist Church Cemetery in Pocomoke City, Worcester County, Maryland.6,7
Census 18101810Rachel Gunby Powell appeared in the 1810 Federal Census in Worcester County, Maryland, enumerated on 1810. She was listed as Rachel Powell. Living with her were two males between the ages of 16 and under 26 and one female between the ages of 10 and under 16 and one female 45 years old and upwards.8
Name25 February 1813As of 25 February 1813, Rachel Gunby Powell was also known as Rachel Landen.2
LandPurchase27 April 1814On 27 April 1814, in Worcester County, Maryland, United States, Thomas Landen purchased from Handy Blades two tracts of land, one called Welch Folly and the other called Melton Security, both approximately 114 and a half acres. This property is located in Pitts Creek Hundred near Pocomoke City, Worcester County, Maryland. The purchase price was $150.00. This document shows his name as Thomas Landing.9
Census 182029 January 1820She appeared in the 1820 Federal Census in Worcester County, Maryland, at Election District 1 enumerated on 29 January 1820. Thomas Landen was listed as Thomas Lambdon living with 4 free white males [James M, Samuel T, George W, Isaac B] under 10 years of age, 1 free white male of 26 and under 45 [Thomas] , 1 free white female under 10 [Margaret], 1 free white female of 26 and under 45 [Rachel], number of people engaged in agriculture is 2, 1 free colored male of 26 and under 45, 1 free colored female under 14 years.10
Witness27 January 1821On 27 January 1821, Thomas Landing mortgaged the following items to John Stevenson for $110: one young mare, one carriage, two cows, three yearlings, one yoke of old oxen, one hundred bushels of corn, six stacks of fodder, two barrels of pork, three beds of furniture, one cart, one hand mule, one case of drawers, and one block. This note was to be paid by 1 January 1822.11
Witness28 July 1821On 28 July 1821, Doctor John Stevenson received from Jacob Riggan, constable of Pitts Creek hundred in Worcester County Maryland, the title to the property owned by Thomas Landon consisting of two tracts of land, one called "Welch Folly" and the other called "Milton's Security", approximately 82 acres. Doctor Steveson received this land for nonpayment of four writs of Fieve Facias from the Courts to Thomas Landon dated 24 Mar 1814, 12 Apr 1817, 10 Jan 1818, and 27 Apr 1821.11
LandPurchase4 April 1825On 4 April 1825, in Worcester County, Maryland, Rachel Landing purchased 86 acres, part of two tracts of land called "Welsh Folly" and "Milton's Security" for $250.00.12
MyNote20 February 1829On 20 February 1829, Rachel Landing consented for her orphan child James Landing to be indentured to George L Redden as an apprentice to learn the art of Hatting (hat making). This apprenticeship will last until James reaches the age of twenty-one on 2 March 1835.11
Census 18301830She appeared in the 1830 Federal Census in Worcester County, Maryland, at District #1 enumerated on 1830. The census indexed Rachel Lambden as Rachel Smbden, one free white male 5 to 10 years of age (George 10 years old), one free white male 10 to 15 years of age (Isaac 12 years old), one free white female 15 to 20 years of age (Margaret 17 years old), one free white female 30 to 40 years of age (Rachel 36 yrs old), one male slave under 10 years of age, one free colored male, under 10 years of age.13
LandPurchase31 July 1830On 31 July 1830, in Worcester County, Maryland, 145 acres (property of Daniel Maddox), that tract or parcel of land called "Bradshaw's Purchase" for $175.00.14
MyNote22 October 1830On 22 October 1830, Rachel Landing consented for her son Samuel T Landon to be indentured to Josiah Long as an apprentice to learn the art of being a shoe and boot maker. This apprenticeship will last until Samuel reaches the age of twenty-one on 29 August 1836.11
MyNote5 March 1838On 5 March 1838, Levin Powell wrote his will and in it stated: "... I give and devise unto my daughter Rachel Blades all the lands that I own on the easternmost side of the county road that leads from Handy Mills to Welburn Mill to be at her disposal to her and heirs and assigns forever. Also I give and bequeath unto my said daughter Rachel a negro boy John to her and her heirs and assigns forever". The will was probated on 14 August 1844.11
Will5 April 1838She left a will on 5 April 1838 in Worcester County Court House, Worcester County, Maryland,Levin Powell (Rachel's father) signed his will on 5 Apr 1838. In his will he named all of his children and some of his grandchildren (just the ones on the Powell side, none of Rachel's children were named). He left Rachel "all the lands that I own of the eastmost side on the county road that leads from Handy Mills to Welburns Mills".15
Name11 December 1839As of 11 December 1839, Rachel Gunby Powell was also known as Rachel Blades.
Witness14 August 1844On 5 March 1838, Levin Powell wrote his will and in it stated: "... I give and devise unto my daughter Rachel Blades all the lands that I own on the eastermost side of the county road that leads from Handy Mills to Welburn Mill to be at her disposal to her and heirs and assigns forever. Also I give and bequeath unto my said daughter Rachel a negro boy John to her and her heirs and assigns forever". The will was probated on 14 August 1844.11
LandPurchase3 January 1846On 3 January 1846, in Worcester County, Maryland, Rachel Landing ??? acres that tract or parcel of land called "Cowley" for $1.00.16
Name3 January 1846As of 3 January 1846, Rachel Gunby Powell was also known as Rachel Landing.16
Census 185030 July 1850She appeared in the 1850 Federal Census in Worcester County, Maryland, at 4th Election District enumerated on 30 July 1850. She was listed as Rachel Powell in house number 199 by herself, female, age 55, occupation farmer and her place of birth was Maryland. She was also listed as being over 20 years of age and could not read or write.17
Will15 December 1852She left a will on 15 December 1852 in Snow Hill, Worcester County, Maryland,Isaac B Landing's will was probated on 20 Dec 1852. He says "I Isaac B Landing of Newtown Worcester County Maryland ... states mother is Rachel Blades ... brother George W Landing ... children of deceased brother James M Landing ... children of deceased sister Margaret Webb ... children of my brother Samual T Landing ... gives Methodist Protestant Church in Newtown $5 each year for 20 years ... appoint brother Samuel T Landing as executor. Samuel T Landing makes oath on 20 Dec 1852.18
MyNote13 April 1860Last Will and Testament of Rachel G Blades, written 13 Apr 1860, she died 19 Jan 1864, probated 20 Jan 1864. ... unto my Grand children the children of my son Samuel T Landing to with Cordelia Long wife of Wm J Long Isbella Landing George Landing Mary Landing Samuel Landing William Landing and Emma Landing... between my son George W Landing and my grand children children of my Daughter Peggy Webb and the Children of my son James Landing in the following manner to wit, to my son George W Landing one third to my Said Daughter Peggys children John Webb and Edward Webb and one third and to my son James Landings children Francis Ellis wife and Samuel Ellis Mary E Ellis wife of George Ellis and James Landing ... appoint my son George W Landing to be sole Executor.19
Census 186011 July 1860She appeared in the 1860 Federal Census in Worcester County, Maryland, at Derrickson Road District enumerated on 11 July 1860. She was listed as Rachel Powell in household ID #2156, female, age 65, born in Maryland, living with Mary Powell, female age 50 and Elizabeth Powell age 30, both born in Maryland.20

Citations

  1. [S2] Rachel Blades Tombstone, Bethany United Methodist Church Cemetry, 205 Market Street, Pocomoke, Maryland 21851; Donald R. Landing, 20 Oct 1990.
  2. [S1] , compiler, Worcester County Marriage Licenses 1795 - 1865 [Index of Marriage Licenses] WR REF 929.3 W (). Hereinafter cited as Worcester County Marriage Licenses 1795 - 1865.
  3. [S286] Thomas Landen and Rachel Gunby Powell, (25 Feb 1813), Maryland County Marriages, 1658-1940: 179; FamilySearch.org database, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q283-XS6G, Maryland
  4. [S1] , Worcester County Marriage Licenses 1795 - 1865, page 109 11 Dec 1839 Rachel Landon and John Blades.
  5. [S286] John Blades and Rachel Landon, (1830), Maryland County Marriages, 1658-1940: 27 and 179
  6. [S233] Ruth T Dryden, Cemetery Records of Worcester County, Maryland (Westminster, Maryland 21157: Heritage Books, 2008), page 102
  7. [S233] Dryden, Cemetery Records of Worcester County, Maryland, page 18
  8. [S63] 1810 United States Census, Worcester County, Maryland, population schedule, Worcester County, page 616 at bottom, Rachel Powell; digital image, FamilySearch.org (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XH2F-ZKV : accessed 30 May 2017)
  9. [S31] Land Sales, CR 37392-4 (fourth set of records on film) Liber AE 1814, pages 50 - 52; Maryland States Archives, Annapolis, MD; physical microfilm, ( : viewed 1990).
  10. [S64] 1820 United States Census, Worcester County, Maryland, population schedule, Election District 1, Page 155, Thomas Lambden; digital image, FamilySearch.org (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XHL8-7L5 : accessed 31 May 2017)
  11. [S31] , Land Sales, physical microfilm,
  12. [S27] Worcester County Maryland Court Land Records: Microfilm # CR 37394-3 (third set of records on Fil Liber AQ 1823, pages 383-384, Worcester County Court House, One West Market Street, Snow Hill, Maryland 21863. Hereinafter cited as Worcester County Land Recs.
  13. [S74] 1830 United States Census, Worcester County, Maryland, population schedule, District 1, pages 225-226, Rachel Lambden; digital image, FamilySearch.org (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XH53-157 : accessed 15 Jun 2017)
  14. [S27] Worcester County Land Recs: Deed from Levin Townsend AW 1830 page 255.
  15. [S28] will (), Worcester County Wills: 1834-51 LPS f.260, Worcester County Court House, One West Market Street, Snow Hill, Maryland 21863.
  16. [S27] Worcester County Land Recs: Microfilm # CR 30290 (Grantee) 1844-1851 Liber G.M.H. No 8 1844-1846 pages 488-489.
  17. [S32] 1850 United States Census, Worcester County, Maryland, population schedule, 4th Election District, left side page 215, dwelling ID 199, Rachel Powell; digital image, FamilySearch.org (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MD4L-PKJ : accessed 4 Mar 2017)
  18. [S28] : Pages 50 and 51.
  19. [S28] : Pages 377 and 388.
  20. [S33] 1860 United States Census, Worcester County, Maryland, population schedule, Derrickson Roads District, right side page 305, 2157, Rachel Powell; digital images, FamilySearch.org (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M69N-MH8 : accessed 4 Mar 2017)

Isaac W Hitchens

M, #286
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Spouse: Emma E Landing (d. after 1910)

DaughterFannie E Hitchens (b. April 1877)
SonWilliam S Hitchens (b. 7 November 1879, d. 18 February 1910)
SonRaymond Hitchens (b. April 1884)
SonMillard Fillmore Hitchens (b. August 1886)
DaughterFlossie R Hitchens (b. October 1891)

Life Events

Marriage9 December 1878Isaac W Hitchens and Emma E Landing were married on 9 December 1878 in Baltimore, Maryland.
Thomas Landing MD #1 LineagePierce Gordy Landing4, Elton Stewart Landing3, James H Landing2, James M Landing1, Thomas Landen0
Powell LineagePierce Gordy Landing8, Elton Stewart Landing7, James H Landing6, Sarah (Sally) Ann Powell5, Jesse Powell4, Levin Jr. Powell3, Levin Powell2, William Powell1, Walter Powell0

Eloise Wilson Landing

F, #287, b. 16 July 1917, d. 21 March 2005
Last Edited2 November 2018
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Parents

FatherPierce Gordy Landing (b. 15 January 1894, d. 14 October 1954)
MotherElla Marie Hancock (b. 25 February 1893)

Life Events

Birth16 July 1917Eloise Wilson Landing was born on 16 July 1917 in Pocomoke City, Worcester County, Maryland.1
MarriageShe and Ollie Robert Massey were married.
Death21 March 2005She died on 21 March 2005, at age 87.2,1
Soc Sec App Claims Index21 March 2005Name: Eloise Wilson Massey [Eloise W Massey] [Eloise Wilson Landing]; Gender: Female; Race: White; Birth Date: 16 Jul 1917; Birth Place: Pocomoke City, Maryland; Death Date: 21 Mar 2005; Father: Pierce G Landing; Mother: Ella M Hancock; Notes: Set 1960: Names listed as Eloise Wilson Massey; Name listed as Eloise W Massey.1

Citations

  1. [S268] Social Security Administration, "U.S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index," database, Ancestry.com, U.S. Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (: accessed ), , [Number], [SSDate]., online; 30 April 2018; Eloise Wilson Massey; Female; White; 16 Jul 1917; Pocomoke City, Maryland; 21 March 2005; Pierce G Landing; Ella M Hancock; search.ancestry.com...
  2. [S62] Patricia Fields, North Carolina, to Donald Landing, email, 22 May 2017, "RE: Updated Landing Saudade Web site", Outlook; privately held by Landing, [e-mail & , Medford, MA, 2017
Thomas Landing MD #1 LineagePierce Gordy Landing4, Elton Stewart Landing3, James H Landing2, James M Landing1, Thomas Landen0
Powell LineagePierce Gordy Landing8, Elton Stewart Landing7, James H Landing6, Sarah (Sally) Ann Powell5, Jesse Powell4, Levin Jr. Powell3, Levin Powell2, William Powell1, Walter Powell0

Eleanor Landing

F, #288, b. 26 February 1928
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Parents

FatherPierce Gordy Landing (b. 15 January 1894, d. 14 October 1954)
MotherElla Marie Hancock (b. 25 February 1893)

Life Events

Birth26 February 1928Eleanor Landing was born on 26 February 1928.
MarriageShe and ?????? Abbott were married.
NameEleanor Landing was also known as Eleanor Abbott.

Hilda McDorman Bozman

F, #289, b. 31 March 1912
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Parents

Spouse: Elvyn Gordy Landing (b. 8 December 1912, d. about September 1960)

SonHilby Gordy Landing (b. 13 May 1932)
SonAlfred Pierce Landing (b. 3 October 1933, d. 6 April 2008)
SonElvyn Gilbert Landing (b. 25 June 1935)
DaughterKathryn Landing (b. 20 September 1937)
SonRaymond Elton Landing (b. 17 August 1948)

Life Events

Birth31 March 1912Hilda McDorman Bozman was born on 31 March 1912 in Westover, Somerset County, Maryland.
MarriageShe and Elvyn Gordy Landing were married.
NameHilda McDorman Bozman was also known as Hilda McDorman Landing.
Thomas Landing MD #1 LineageElvyn Gordy Landing5, Pierce Gordy Landing4, Elton Stewart Landing3, James H Landing2, James M Landing1, Thomas Landen0
Powell LineageElvyn Gordy Landing9, Pierce Gordy Landing8, Elton Stewart Landing7, James H Landing6, Sarah (Sally) Ann Powell5, Jesse Powell4, Levin Jr. Powell3, Levin Powell2, William Powell1, Walter Powell0

Hilby Gordy Landing

M, #290, b. 13 May 1932
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Parents

FatherElvyn Gordy Landing (b. 8 December 1912, d. about September 1960)
MotherHilda McDorman Bozman (b. 31 March 1912)

Life Events

Birth13 May 1932Hilby Gordy Landing was born on 13 May 1932 in Princess Anne, Somerset County, Maryland.
Thomas Landing MD #1 LineageElvyn Gordy Landing5, Pierce Gordy Landing4, Elton Stewart Landing3, James H Landing2, James M Landing1, Thomas Landen0
Powell LineageElvyn Gordy Landing9, Pierce Gordy Landing8, Elton Stewart Landing7, James H Landing6, Sarah (Sally) Ann Powell5, Jesse Powell4, Levin Jr. Powell3, Levin Powell2, William Powell1, Walter Powell0

Alfred Pierce Landing

M, #291, b. 3 October 1933, d. 6 April 2008
Last Edited6 May 2018
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Parents

FatherElvyn Gordy Landing (b. 8 December 1912, d. about September 1960)
MotherHilda McDorman Bozman (b. 31 March 1912)

Life Events

Birth3 October 1933Alfred Pierce Landing was born on 3 October 1933 in Princess Anne, Somerset County, Maryland.1
Death6 April 2008He died on 6 April 2008, at age 74, in Salisbury, Wicomico County, Maryland.1
Soc Sec Death Index6 April 2008Name: Alfred P Landing; Last Residence: 21804 Salisbury, Wicomico, Maryland; Born: 3 Oct 1933; Died: 6 Apr 2008; State (year) SSN issued: Maryland (1954-1955).
Ancestry Social Security Death Index Link.1

Citations

  1. [S265] Social Security Administration, "U.S. Social Security Death Index," database, Ancestry.com, U.S. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014 (: accessed ), , ., online; 24 April 2018; Alfred P Landing; 3 Oct 1933; 6 April 2008; Maryland (1195401955); search.ancestry.com...
Thomas Landing MD #1 LineageElvyn Gordy Landing5, Pierce Gordy Landing4, Elton Stewart Landing3, James H Landing2, James M Landing1, Thomas Landen0
Powell LineageElvyn Gordy Landing9, Pierce Gordy Landing8, Elton Stewart Landing7, James H Landing6, Sarah (Sally) Ann Powell5, Jesse Powell4, Levin Jr. Powell3, Levin Powell2, William Powell1, Walter Powell0

Elvyn Gilbert Landing

M, #292, b. 25 June 1935
Last Edited22 April 2018
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Parents

FatherElvyn Gordy Landing (b. 8 December 1912, d. about September 1960)
MotherHilda McDorman Bozman (b. 31 March 1912)

Spouse: Hazel Lee Dunn (b. 29 June 1941)

Life Events

Birth25 June 1935Elvyn Gilbert Landing was born on 25 June 1935 in Princess Anne, Somerset County, Maryland.
Marriage1 June 1963He and Hazel Lee Dunn were married on 1 June 1963 in Princess Anne, Somerset County, Maryland.
Thomas Landing MD #1 LineageElvyn Gordy Landing5, Pierce Gordy Landing4, Elton Stewart Landing3, James H Landing2, James M Landing1, Thomas Landen0
Powell LineageElvyn Gordy Landing9, Pierce Gordy Landing8, Elton Stewart Landing7, James H Landing6, Sarah (Sally) Ann Powell5, Jesse Powell4, Levin Jr. Powell3, Levin Powell2, William Powell1, Walter Powell0

Kathryn Landing

F, #293, b. 20 September 1937
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Parents

FatherElvyn Gordy Landing (b. 8 December 1912, d. about September 1960)
MotherHilda McDorman Bozman (b. 31 March 1912)

Life Events

Birth20 September 1937Kathryn Landing was born on 20 September 1937 in Princess Anne, Somerset County, Maryland.
MarriageShe and ?????? Draper were married.
NameKathryn Landing was also known as Kathryn Draper.
Thomas Landing MD #1 LineageElvyn Gordy Landing5, Pierce Gordy Landing4, Elton Stewart Landing3, James H Landing2, James M Landing1, Thomas Landen0
Powell LineageElvyn Gordy Landing9, Pierce Gordy Landing8, Elton Stewart Landing7, James H Landing6, Sarah (Sally) Ann Powell5, Jesse Powell4, Levin Jr. Powell3, Levin Powell2, William Powell1, Walter Powell0

Raymond Elton Landing

M, #294, b. 17 August 1948
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Parents

FatherElvyn Gordy Landing (b. 8 December 1912, d. about September 1960)
MotherHilda McDorman Bozman (b. 31 March 1912)

Life Events

Birth17 August 1948Raymond Elton Landing was born on 17 August 1948 in Salisbury, Wicomico County, Maryland.

?????? Abbott

M, #295
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Spouse: Eleanor Landing (b. 26 February 1928)

Life Events

Marriage?????? Abbott and Eleanor Landing were married.

?????? Draper

M, #296
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Spouse: Kathryn Landing (b. 20 September 1937)

Life Events

Marriage?????? Draper and Kathryn Landing were married.

Samuel Ellis

M, #297, b. about 1829
Last Edited8 July 2017
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Spouse: Francis Landing (b. about 1836)

DaughterSusan Ellis (b. about 1855)
SonJulius Ellis (b. about 1857)
SonOliver Ellis (b. about 1859)

Life Events

Birthabout 1829Samuel Ellis was born about 1829 in Maryland, United States.
Marriage6 February 1854He and Francis Landing were married on 6 February 1854 in Worcester County, Maryland.1
Witness13 April 1860Last Will and Testament of Rachel G Blades, written 13 Apr 1860, she died 19 Jan 1864, probated 20 Jan 1864. ... unto my Grand children the children of my son Samuel T Landing to with Cordelia Long wife of Wm J Long Isbella Landing George Landing Mary Landing Samuel Landing William Landing and Emma Landing... between my son George W Landing and my grand children children of my Daughter Peggy Webb and the Children of my son James Landing in the following manner to wit, to my son George W Landing one third to my Said Daughter Peggys children John Webb and Edward Webb and one third and to my son James Landings children Francis Ellis wife and Samuel Ellis Mary E Ellis wife of George Ellis and James Landing ... appoint my son George W Landing to be sole Executor.2
Census 186013 June 1860Samuel Ellis appeared in the 1860 Federal Census in Castins District, Worcester County, Maryland, enumerated on 13 June 1860. In the census, dwelling 2604, family 2604, Samuel Ellis, age 31, male, farmer, real estate $2,000, personal estate $2,000, everyone born in Maryland, Francis Ellis, age 22, female, Susan Ellis, age 5, female, Julius Ellis, age 3, male, Oliver Ellis, age 1, male, Caleb Rowley, age 14, male, black, Isaac Rowley,age 12, male, black.3

Citations

  1. [S286] Frances Landing and Samuel Ellis, (6 Feb 1854), Maryland County Marriages, 1658-1940: 179; FamilySearch.org database, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q283-XS6G, Maryland
  2. [S28] will (), Worcester County Wills: Pages 377 and 388, Worcester County Court House, One West Market Street, Snow Hill, Maryland 21863.
  3. [S105] 1860 United States Census, Castins District, Worcester County, Maryland, population schedule, New Town Post Office, page 879 (penned), dwelling 2604, family 2604, Samuel Ellis; digital images, FamilySearch.org (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M69N-62H : accessed 30 Dec 2015)

John Blades

M, #298, b. 1802, d. June 1850
Last Edited6 February 2019
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Spouse: Rachel Gunby Powell (b. 30 April 1794, d. 18 January 1864)

Life Events

Birth1802John Blades was born in 1802 in Worcester County, Maryland, United States.1
Marriage11 December 1830He and Rachel Gunby Powell were married on 11 December 1830 in Worcester County, Maryland. Her name was listed as Rachel Landon.2,3
DeathJune 1850He died in June 1850, at age ~48, in Worcester County, Maryland, United States.1

Citations

  1. [S101] 1850 United States Census (Mortality Schedule), Worcester County, mortality schedule, Image Number 244, John Blades; digital image, FamilySearch.org (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M31Y-NBR : accessed 6 Nov 2014)
  2. [S1] , compiler, Worcester County Marriage Licenses 1795 - 1865 [Index of Marriage Licenses] WR REF 929.3 W (), page 109 11 Dec 1839 Rachel Landon and John Blades. Hereinafter cited as Worcester County Marriage Licenses 1795 - 1865.
  3. [S286] John Blades and Rachel Landon, (11 Dec 1830), Maryland County Marriages, 1658-1940: 27 and 179; FamilySearch.org database, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q283-XS6G, Maryland
Powell LineageLevin Powell2, William Powell1, Walter Powell0

Levin Jr. Powell

M, #299, b. 25 June 1757, d. 7 January 1842
Last Edited26 December 2018
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Parents

FatherLevin Powell (b. about 1714, d. before September 1764)
MotherRachel Gunby (d. before 23 March 1798)

Spouse: Peggy Bagwell Roberts

SonLevi Powell
SonBrittingham Powell
SonWilliam Powell+
SonArthur Powell
SonJohn White Powell
SonJesse Powell+ (b. circa 1782, d. circa 1845)
DaughterRachel Gunby Powell+ (b. 30 April 1794, d. 18 January 1864)
SonLevin Roberts Powell (d. after 1838)

Life Events

Birth25 June 1757Levin Jr. Powell was born on 25 June 1757 in Coventry Parish, Somerset County, Maryland.1
Marriageabout 1775He and Peggy Bagwell Roberts were married about 1775.1
Death7 January 1842He died on 7 January 1842, at age 84, in Worcester County, Maryland.1
MyNote11 April 1801On 11 April 1801 Levin Powell, brought negros from Accomack Co. VA. he claimed right of his wife Peggy Bagwell Roberts daughter of Arthur Roberts, of Accomack, who willed in 1799 them to his daughter.1
Will5 April 1838Levin Jr. Powell left a will on 5 April 1838 in Worcester County Court House, Worcester County, Maryland,In his will he named his children and some of his grandchildren.2
MyNote14 August 1844On 5 March 1838, Levin Powell wrote his will and in it stated: "... I give and devise unto my daughter Rachel Blades all the lands that I own on the eastermost side of the county road that leads from Handy Mills to Welburn Mill to be at her disposal to her and heirs and assigns forever. Also I give and bequeath unto my said daughter Rachel a negro boy John to her and her heirs and assigns forever". The will was probated on 14 August 1844.3

Citations

  1. [S169] Ruth T Dryden, The Powell Family, Leslie Powell Dryden (N.p.: n.p., 1994), Walter Powell and descendants begin on page 117
  2. [S28] will (), Worcester County Wills: 1834-51 LPS f.260, Worcester County Court House, One West Market Street, Snow Hill, Maryland 21863.
  3. [S31] Land Sales, # CR 30290 (Grantee) 1844 - 1851 Liber G.M.H. No 8 1844, 1845, 1846, pages 488 - 489; Maryland States Archives, Annapolis, MD; physical microfilm, ().

Elijah Powell

M, #300, d. before 2 April 1821
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Parents

FatherZadok Powell (d. before 1 April 1811)

Life Events

Deathbefore 2 April 1821Elijah Powell died before 2 April 1821.