Archives of Maryland
(Biographical Series)

George Gassaway (b. ca. 1780)
MSA SC 3520-15897


Archival Sources:

ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY COURT (Land Records) December 14, 1809, NH, Liber 15, p. 506. Loan of $8000 from Fridge and Morris to Brice John Gassaway for the use of his sons, George and Henry [MSA CE 76-43].

ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY COURT (Land Records) April 13, 1812, WSG, Liber 1, p. 455. Deed, Brice John Gassaway to Alexander Nisbet, surrendering land due to default on $8000 loan [MSA CE 76-45].

Laws of 1811, Chapter 51. Archives of Maryland Online, Volume 614, p. 38.

MONTGOMERY COUNTY COURT (Land Records) May 29, 1812, Liber P, p. 619. Deed, Samuel Leeke to Brice John Gassaway, lots 44-46 in Brookeville, Maryland [MSA CE 148-16].

MONTGOMERY COUNTY COURT (Land Records) June 28, 1816, Liber T, pp. 101-102. Deed, George Thompson to George Gassaway, lot 47 in Brookeville, Maryland [MSA CE 148-21].

MONTGOMERY COUNTY COURT (Land Records) October 7, 1818, Liber U, p. 284. Deed, Edward Porter to George Gassaway, lots 44-46 in Brookeville, Maryland [MSA CE 148-22].

MONTGOMERY COUNTY COURT (Land Records) March 10, 1824, Deed, George Gassaway to John Porter, lots 44-46 in Brookeville, Liber X, pp. 250-251 [MSA CE 148-25].

MONTGOMERY COUNTY COURT (Land Records) March 10, 1824, Deed, George Gassaway to Thomas S.W. Boyd, lot 47 in Brookeville, Liber X, pp. 251-252 [MSA CE 148-25].

MONTGOMERY COUNTY COURT (Marriage Licenses) 1798-1839 [MSA CM724, CR 8920].

Plat of Brookeville, likely copy of original by Richard Thomas, c.1800 [MSA SC 6023-1-2].

Published Sources:

Foster, Emily, ed., American Grit: A Woman's Letters from the Ohio Frontier. Lexington, Ky: University Press of Kentucky, 2002.

Warfield, J.D. The Founders of Anne Arundel and Howard Counties. Baltimore: Kohn and Pollock, 1905.
Census Records:

Fifth Census of the United States, 1830, Wayne, Scotio, Ohio, Roll 140, P. 52.
Newspaper Sources:

"Abstract of Merchandise entered at the Custom-House," Baltimore Price-Current, May 21, 1807. Issue 22, p.3; Ibid., issue 233, p. 3.

"Paul's Patent Columbia Oil," Poulson's American Daily Advertiser, August 15th, 1812. Volume XLI, Issue 11147, p. 4.

"Appointments for the Governor and Council for Montgomery County, 1821," Baltimore Patriot and Mercantile Advertiser, February 16, 1821. Volume XVII, Issue 2501, p. 1.

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