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A Slice of American History

The genealogy in this website is divided into two main branches.  Both of these lines trace back to England and Ireland and both lines were fully present in the United States before the American Revolution.

Maryland - Kentucky Catholics

The earliest arrivals of this line were Catholics who left England in the 1600s and 1700s to come to Maryland.  

Key Individuals:

Lt. Col. John Thomas Jarboe 1619 - 

Thomas Hill

Barnaby Worland

Joseph Bell

 

North Carolina and Virginia Protestants

This line is made up of English who came to Virginia and North Carolina in the 1700s.

Key Individuals:

Peter Gander

Phelps

Mann

Branch

Meredith

Key Locations:

 
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Nelson County, KY

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Marion County, KY

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Scott County, KY

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Washington County, KY

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Monroe County, MO

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Shelby County, MO

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Ralls County, MO

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Neosho County, KS

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Morton County, ND

bullet St. Marys County, MD