Patterson, George

Male 1748 - 1808  (59 years)


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  • Name Patterson, George  [1, 2, 3
    Born 22 May 1748  Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Sexton 1768  Perryman, Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • St. George's Spesutia Church, now Harford Co.
    Signed 1768  Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Joppa Petition, now Harford Co.
    Member 1775  Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • War Committee
    Military 1775  Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • 1st Lieutenant, Capt. Anderson's Co. No. 3
    Signed 1775  Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Bush Declaration
      We, the Committee of Harford County, having most Seriously and maturely Considered the Resolves and Association of the Continental Congress, and the Resolves of the Provincial Convention, do most heartily approve of the same, and as we Esteem ourselves in a more particular manner intrusted by our Constituents to see them carried into Execution, we do most solemnly pledge ourselves to each other, and to our country, and engage ourselves by every tie held sacred among mankind, to perform the same at the risque of our lives and fortunes.
    Election 10 Feb 1775  Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • To Serve On War Committee For Susquehanna Hundred, now Harford Co.
    Census 1776  Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Susquehannah Hundred MD Early Census Index MD53410843, Name: Gorge Patterson
      Parish: Susquehanna
      County: Harford
      State: Maryland

      Estimated Birth Year: 1749
      Age: 27
      Notes: in house of Phillip Cummins
    Signed 1776  Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Association Of Freeman, Susquehanna
    Military 15 May 1776  Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • Captain Of Militia Company, 23Rd Battalion
    Signed 1778  Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Oath Of Allegiance To Maryland
    Military 9 Apr 1778  Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Captain, 23Rd Battalion, Militia
    Military 19 Apr 1778  Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • Commissioned As Ensign, 23Rd Battalion
    Office 1781  Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • Collector Of Horses
    Vestry 1782  Perryman, Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • St. George's Spesutia Church
    Taxed 1783  Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Harford Lower Hundred
    Vestry 1783  Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • St. George's Spesutia Church
    Military 28 Oct 1785  Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Intendant's Orders No. 2, F. 10, Captain
    Medical 8 Jan 1786  Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    • Patterson, George, schoolmaster. Treated by Dr. John Archer.
    Office 1787  Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    • Trustee Of The Poor
    Land 1788  Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    • first occurence of surname in Harford Co. land records
    Medical 28 Dec 1789  Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    • Patterson, Geoge. Treated by Dr. John Archer.
    Census 1790  Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Harford County MD 311 No Twp Listed Federal Population Schedule MD 1790 Federal Census Index MD41822234
    Census 1800  Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Harford County MD 86 01011-01120-0, Federal Population Schedule MD 1800 Federal Census Index Mds1a2367013
    Land 1803  Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    • George Patterson and Sarah McCandless sold land left to the 4 children by Robert Patterson to Avarilla Patterson
    Buried 1808  Perryman, Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Section 6, St. George's Spesutia
    Died 11 Mar 1808  Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location  [16, 17
    • Dielman Hayward file says act. 59
      died at Miles Hall
    Probate 12 Apr 1808  Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Register of Wills, Harford Historical Society
      Estate opened, Willard Patterson, adm
      no distribution
      no heirs
    _UID AC820DF1E90C46E3995256324DAF8BD81CAB 
    Person ID I208  Buyer, Stier and Related Families
    Last Modified 6 Jul 2013 

    Father Patterson, Robert,   b. 1715, Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1765, Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Mother Little, Jane,   b. 1718,   d. Between 1764-1803  (Age 85 years) 
    Married Aft 1740 
    _UID 701F42B56C8C4731B19490A1DD8D844FA9BC 
    Photos
    St. George's Spesutia Parish Vestry House 1766
    St. George's Spesutia Parish Vestry House 1766
    Histories
    Links to some Google Maps to illustrate specific family locations
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    Patterson, Stier, and Related Families in Maryland and Virginia

    European Locations for Buyer, Stein, Michael, Hamerschlag, Brummel and related families

    U.S. Locations for Buyer, Stein, Michael, Hamerschlag, Brummel and related families

    Pittsburgh Family Locations-Agnew,…
    Family ID F72  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Presbury, Bethia,   b. 6 May 1770, Baltimore Co., MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1806  (Age 36 years) 
    Married 27 Feb 1788  Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location  [18
    Performed by 27 Feb 1788  Rev. John Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _UID 60D116DBD9EE451C83B2627A3F77819E304B 
    Children 
     1. Patterson, William Presbury,   b. 1788, Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1865, Perryman, Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Photos
    St. George's Spesutia Parish Vestry House 1766
    St. George's Spesutia Parish Vestry House 1766
    Headstones
    Patterson headstones
    Patterson headstones
    These are the oldest Patterson headstones visible at Spesutia, belonging to George, John, and their wives and children. Very difficult to read.
    Plot: section 6
    Patterson George? Headstone
    Patterson George? Headstone
    In the oldest section with George's and John's families. This one appears to be a Patterson (the 2 ts seem visible). Perhaps George??
    Plot: section 6
    Histories
    Links to some Google Maps to illustrate specific family locations
    Links to some Google Maps to illustrate specific family locations
    some external maps showing specific locations, addresses, etc.:

    Patterson, Stier, and Related Families in Maryland and Virginia

    European Locations for Buyer, Stein, Michael, Hamerschlag, Brummel and related families

    U.S. Locations for Buyer, Stein, Michael, Hamerschlag, Brummel and related families

    Pittsburgh Family Locations-Agnew,…
    Last Modified 7 Oct 2006 
    Family ID F69  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 May 1748 - Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsSexton - 1768 - Perryman, Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsSigned - 1768 - Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMember - 1775 - Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - 1775 - Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsSigned - 1775 - Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElection - 10 Feb 1775 - Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1776 - Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsSigned - 1776 - Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - 15 May 1776 - Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsSigned - 1778 - Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - 9 Apr 1778 - Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - 19 Apr 1778 - Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffice - 1781 - Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsVestry - 1782 - Perryman, Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTaxed - 1783 - Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsVestry - 1783 - Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - 28 Oct 1785 - Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMedical - 8 Jan 1786 - Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffice - 1787 - Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - 1788 - Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Feb 1788 - Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMedical - 28 Dec 1789 - Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1790 - Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1800 - Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - 1803 - Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1808 - Perryman, Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Mar 1808 - Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - 12 Apr 1808 - Harford Co., MD (Baltimore Co. before 1773) Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Patterson George Footstone
    Patterson George Footstone
    Plot: section 6

    Histories
    The Bush Declaration of 1775
    The Bush Declaration of 1775
    Patterson Bonaparte Presbury
    Patterson Bonaparte Presbury
    Was there a relationship between the family of Robert Patterson of Harford County and Betsy Patterson Bonaparte? This author says no.

  • Notes 
    • George Patterson married Bethia Presbury 1778

      Lieutenant in county militia in 1775, and captain of 23rd battalion of militia in 1778
      signer of Bush Declaration 1775
      1775 elected to serve on committee of license in Susquehanna Hundred
      1776 age 27, owned 12 negroes
      listed in St. George's Church assessments, 1775-9

      head of household in Harford Lower Hundred in 1783
      Land Holdings as of Assessment of 1783: George Patterson. HA Harford Lower Hundred, p. 119. MSA S 1161-6-8 1/4/5/49

      St. George's Parish Register, p. 110--May 3, 1768--George Patterson produced an account for serving as sexton and 25 shillings cash for going to Baltimore Town to settle the vestry's account with Mr. Adair, later sheriff

      1785 overseer of roads

      MD Census of 1790 lists George as a head of household of 8
      2 free white males >16
      1 free white males <16
      5 free white females
      32 slaves

      1800 Census district 2
      1 free white male aged 10-16
      1 FWM aged 16-45 ???
      1 FWM > 45
      1 free white female aged 10-16
      1 FWF aged 16-26 ???
      2 FWF aged 26-45
      38 slaves

  • Sources 
    1. [S47] Ancestral File, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (familysearch.org), International Genealogical Index, [Q:3].

    2. [S65] Baltimore County Families 1659-1759, Barnes, Robert W., (1989, Genealogical Publishing Co., Baltimore), p. 495, [Q:3].

    3. [S693] St. George's Parish Register 1689-1793, Reamy, p. 74, [Q:3].

    4. [S693] St. George's Parish Register 1689-1793, Reamy.

    5. [S57] Archives of Maryland, Volume 61, Page 569, [Q:3].

    6. [S645] Revolutionary Patriots of Harford County.

    7. [S590] Our Harford Heritage, Wright, C. Milton, p. 358, [Q:3].

    8. [S57] Archives of Maryland, vol. 11, p. 428,, [Q:3].

    9. [S57] Archives of Maryland, Volume 21, Page 23, [Q:3].

    10. [S57] Archives of Maryland, Volume 47, Page 392, [Q:3].

    11. [S297] Hiistory of Harford County, Preston, Walter W., (Baltimore, Press of Sun Book Office, 1901), p. 159, [Q:3].

    12. [S482] Medical Ledger of Dr. John Archer of Harford County Maryland 1786-1796, Harford County Genealogical Society, compiled by Henry Peden Jr.

    13. [S590] Our Harford Heritage, Wright, C. Milton, 77, [Q:3].

    14. [S234] first Occurence of Surnames, Harford County MD, Land Record Index, 1774-1923, Livezey, Joon Harlan.

    15. [S286] Harford County Land Records, HDR f45, [Q:3].

    16. [S298] Historic Graves of Maryland and the District of Columbia: With Inscriptions Appearing on Tombstones in Most of the Counties and Washington and Georget, Ridgely, Helen.

    17. [S426] Marriages and Deaths from Baltimore Newspapers.

    18. [S287] Harford County Marriage Licenses 1777-1865, Livezey, Jon and Davis, Helene, (1993).