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George Hollingsworth

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  • Name  George Hollingsworth 
    Born  7 Jun 1712  Cecil, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  1786  Hopewell Mm, Frederick, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I12567  My Genealogy
    Last Modified  1 Jan 2005 

    Father  Abraham Hollingsworth,   b. 19 Jan 1686, Winchester, Frederick, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1748, Frederick, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Ann Robinson,   b. Abt 1690, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1749, Frederick, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  13 Mar 1710  New Castle Hundred, New Castle, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F2618  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Hannah McKay,   b. 1714, Frederick, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1750, Winchester, Frederick, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  19 Dec 1734  Hopewell Mm, Frederick, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Marriage Certificate Recorded in East Nottingham Marriage Book 19th December 1734

      "Whereas George Hollingsworth son of Abraham Hollingsworth late of Cecil County, Maryland but now living on ye north side in ye colony of Virginia and Hannah McKay daughter of Robert McKay of or near the same place having delcared their intention of Marriage to each orther before several Monthly meetings of ye Christian people called Quakers in ye township of Nottingham in Pensilvania according to ye good order used amongst them & having consent of parents their said Proposal of marriage was approved of & allowed by ye sd meeting. Now these may certify whom it may concern for ye full accomplishing their sd intention this 19th. day of December in ye year of our Lord one thousand Seven Hundred & thirty four they ye sd George Hollingsworth & Hannah McKay appeared in a Public Assembly of ye sd people & others mett att ye house of Isaac Perkins of ye aff sd place in Virginia & ye George Hollingsworth taking ye sd Hannah McKay by ye hand Did in solomn manner openly Declare yt he took her to be his wife Promising by ye Lords assistance to be unto her a loving & faithful husband until death separate and then & there in ye assembly ye sd Hannah McKay did in like manner Declare yt she took him ye sd George Hollingsworth to be her husband promising by ye Lords assistance to be unto him a loving & faithful wife until Death separate or words to that affect. Moreover they ye sd George Hollingsworth & Hannah McKay she according to ye customs of marriage assuming ye name of her husband did as a further confirmation thereof then & there to these presents Set their hands and we beingat ye Solomizing of ye marriage & subscription in manner afforsed as witnesses hereunto also subscribe our names the day and year first above written.

      George Hollingsworth
      Hannah Hollingsworth

      Witnesses: Josiah Ballinger John Little Daniel Richison Abr Hollingsworth Jacob Worthington Evan Thomas Thos Eads Anne Hollingsworth Thomas Bab John Renfro Katharine Ross Marg Hollingsworth Isy Srat John Bullock Katherine Thomas Lydia Hollingsworth Evan Thomas Jr. Thomas Wilson Macy Littler Isaac Hollingsworth William Hoge Onan Thomas Mary Ballinger Lydia Hollingsworth George Hoge Benj Smith Mary Butler Mary Hollingsworth Rich Hiland Hurr Mills Mary Hollingsworth Jeran Kelly Reuben Ross Isaac Perkins Sam Brettan William Smith Mary Perkins Esther Harrison Elizabeth Renfro Josiah Calvert
    Children 
     1. Elias Hollingsworth,   b. 1735, Fairfax, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Isaac Hollingsworth,   b. 1737, Winchester, Frederick, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1809, Miami MM, Warren, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Joseph Hollingsworth,   b. 1738, Fairfax, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1792, Bush River MM, Newberry, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Abraham Hollingsworth,   b. 1739, Winchester, Frederick, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1807, Laurens, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. George Hollingsworth,   b. 1740, Guilford, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Ann Hollingsworth,   b. 1741,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Robert Hollingsworth,   b. 1744, Winchester, Frederick, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1799, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  11 Nov 2007 
    Family ID  F3234  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Jane Elwell,   b. 1720, Frederick, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1795 
    Married  1754  Frederick, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James Hollingsworth,   b. 1758, Winchester, Frederick, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Henry Hollingsworth,   b. 1760, Frederick, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1824, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. George Hollingsworth,   b. 1762, Frederick, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. John Hollingsworth,   b. 1764, Winchester, Frederick, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1807, Bush River MM, Newberry, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Nathan Hollingsworth,   b. 1766, Berkley Parish , Perquimans, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Susannah Hollingsworth,   b. 1768, Berkley Parish , Perquimans, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  17 Jan 2004 
    Family ID  F3235  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Jun 1712 - Cecil, Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Dec 1734 - Hopewell Mm, Frederick, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1754 - Frederick, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1786 - Hopewell Mm, Frederick, Virginia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S46] Hopewell MM, Vol VI, William Wade Hinshaw, Page 402 (Reliability: 3).