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A Biographical Dictionary of the Maryland Legislature 1635-1789 by Edward C. Papenfuse, et. al.
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MARRIED Rebecca: Add "daughter of Cornelius
Howard (1728-1771) and his wife Mary (?-1797);
niece of Charles Wallace (1727-1812)." CHIL-
DREN. DAUGHTER: Delete "(first name un-
known)." Add "Mary Jane (ca. 1790-1815)."
Thomas Peabody Grosvenor. Delete "of New
York." Add "(1778-1817), a member of Con-
gress from New York, 1813-1817."

HANSON, ROBERT (ca. 1680-1748). FAMILY-
BACKGROUND. SISTERS: Rev. William Maconchie:
Delete "(1710-1742)." Add "(?-1142)." MAR-
RIED first, Benedicta: Add "probably (1685-?),
probably the daughter of Philip Hoskins (ca. 1650-
1718)." Her probably family appears under Han-
son's second marriage. Add to sisters: "Mary
(1692-1718)." Delete "Benedicta (1685-?)."
MARRIED: Delete "second, ca. 1714, Mary (1692-
1718), daughter of Philip Hoskins (ca. 1650-
1718)." MARRIED: Delete "third." Add "second."
MARRIED: Delete "fourth." Add "third." MAR-
RIED: Delete "fifth." Add "fourth."

HANSON, SAMUEL (ca. 1685-1740). FAMILY
BACKGROUND. SISTERS: Mary's husband Rev. Wil-
liam Maconchie: Delete "(1710-1742)." Add "(?-

HANSON, SAMUEL (1716-1794). MARRIED sec-
ond, wife Anne Brown: Delete entry as written.
Add "(1732-ca. 1800), daughter of Dr. Gustavus
Brown (1689-1762) and his first wife Frances
Fowke (1690/91-1744). She was the stepdaughter
of Margaret Black Boyd. She was the grand-
daughter of Gerard Fowke (1662/63-1734/35). Her
brothers were Gustavus (1711-1712); Gustavus
(1722-1722); Richard (1725-?), who married first,
Helen Bailey, second, (first name unknown) Key,
and third, (first name unknown) Hawkins; and
Gustavus Richard (1727-1727). Her half brother
was Dr. Gustavus Richard (1747-1804). Her sis-
ters were Frances (1713-?), who married Rev.
John Moncure; Sarah (1715-?), who married Rev.
John Scott; Mary (1717-1801), who married first,
Matthew Hopkins, and second, Henry Threlkeld;
Elizabeth (1723-?), who married Dr. Michael
Wallace; Jean (1728-1784), who married Rev.
Isaac Campbell; and Cecilia (1730/31-ca. 1797),
who married first, Dr. John Key (?-1755), and
second, Thomas Bond (?-ca. 1797). Her half sis-
ter was Margaret (1749/50-1787), who married
Thomas Stone (1743-1787). Her nephew was
Gustavus Scott (1753-1800)."

DAUGHTERS: Elizabeth Beall, who married: De-
lete "(first name unknown) McPherson." Add
"William Hanson McPherson (?-1815)."

Sarah: Delete "probably." Delete "John Douglas
(?-1705/6)." Add "John Douglass (ca. 1636-ca.

HARRIS, BENTON (ca. 1716-1777) MARRIED
Betty: Add "(Elizabeth) (?-1779)." William
Whittington: Delete "a possible legislator." Add
"(?- 1740/41), son of William Whittington (ca. 1681 -
1756)." Betty's sister Mary's husband: Delete
"(first name unknown)." Add "John." Add sis-
ter: "and possibly Jennett, who married (first name
unknown) Ayres. Her stepsister was Elizabeth
Martin, who married Benjamin Handy (?-ca.

HARRISON, BENJAMIN (ca. 1754-1825) FAM-
ILY BACKGROUND. MOTHER: Rachel: Add "(1720-
1787), daughter of Walter Smith (ca. 1692-1733/
34) of 'Halls Craft,' Calvert County, and his wife
Susanna Brooke." Add "FIRST COUSIN: Patrick
Sim Smith (1749-ca. 1793)."

DAUGHTERS: Tabitha: Add "(?-1758), who mar-
ried Rice Hooe (ca. 1702-1747/48)."

HART, JOHN: Delete "(?-?)." Add "(?-ca.
1740)." RESIDED: Add "of Wardstick, County
Berks, England at death." FAMILY BACKGROUND.
FATHER: Merrick Hart: Add "(?-ca. 1681)." De-
lete "of Crobert, County Craven, Ireland." Add
"of Crover, County Cavan, Ireland." Add
"BROTHERS: Thomas (?-1708); Rev. Henry (1678-
1734). SISTERS: Lettis; Jane; Ann; Mary; Eliza-
beth." MARRIED Delete "Anne." Add "first, Mary
(1681-?), widow of Capt. Francis Purefoy,
daughter of Col. Henry Hart (1651-1712). MAR-
RIED second, Anne." CHILDREN. SONS: Add
"Thomas (1713-1756), who married in 1741, Jane,
daughter of Sir John Cotton of Conington, County
Huntingdon, England." DAUGHTER: Marylandia
(1716-?): Add "who married Robert Parry of
Plas Newydd, County Denbigh, Wales." Add
"WEALTH AT DEATH. DIED: will proven January 26,
1740, in London, England. PERSONAL PROPERTY:
will mentions government securities, money, plate,
and jewels. LAND: will mentions lands in Eng-
land, Ireland, and 'plantations abroad.' "



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