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William Harp[1, 2, 3]

Male 1729 - 1778  (49 years)


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  • Name William Harp 
    Born 1729  Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    _UID AEEE60EC1074D842B72F5FDC1AA15CE9A7FF 
    Died 1778  Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I2075  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 17 Jan 2002 

    Father Joshua Joseph Earp-Harp,   b. 1706, Baltimore, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1771, Fairfax, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Mary BUDD,   b. Abt 1709, Fairfax, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1785, Fairfax, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years) 
    _UID 8BF80A256B6AFF438D7C603C864B5FD6744D 
    Notes 
    • _UIDB8C30459A557D5118CAB4445535400002154
    Family ID F408  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Father Joshua Joseph EARP,   b. 1706, Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1771, Fairfax, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Mary BUDD,   b. Abt 1709, Fairfax, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1785, Fairfax, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years) 
    _UID 2134B91C53EDF8468B23BD9618EEB90A722E 
    Notes 
    • _UIDEEE97E64C64DD5118CAB4445535400001947
    Family ID F406  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Pricilla Nicholas,   b. Abt 1728, Montgomery, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 9 Apr 1752  Montgomery County,Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    _UID 9066E15EFA85524090B15B0968B22FBFF36A 
    Notes 
    • _UIDF6C60459A557D5118CAB4445535400006261
    Children 
     1. Caleb Earp-Harp,   b. Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Mathew Harp,   b. Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Wilkes County,North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Wyatt's Line EARP,   b. Abt 1741, Fairfax, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +4. Nicholas EARP,   b. 1753, Montgomery Co.,Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
    +5. Phillip EARP,   b. 1755, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1787, Pulaski County,Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
     6. Ester Harp,   b. 1757, Montgomery County,Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Esther EARP,   b. 1757, Montgomery Co.,Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. William Harp,   b. 1759, Montgomery County,Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. William EARP,   b. 1759, Montgomery Co.,Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
    +10. Josiah Earp,   b. 10 Mar 1761, Montgomery County,Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1844, Somerset,Pulaski County,Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     11. Erasmus Harp,   b. 1765, Montgomery County,Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     12. Erasmus EARP,   b. 1765, Montgomery Co.,Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     13. Anne Harp,   b. 1766, Montgomery County,Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     14. Anne EARP,   b. 1766, Montgomery Co.,Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     15. Samuel EARP,   b. 1770, Montgomery Co.,Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     16. Gemima Earp-Harp,   b. Abt 1773
     17. Sarah EARP,   b. 1775, Montgomery Co.,Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 24 Sep 2017 
    Family ID F402  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1729 - Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1778 - Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • 1 BIRT 2 DATE 1729Ancestral File Number: R6P1-DKA period justfollowing the end of the Revolutionary War was atime ofupheaval andmigration by former soldiers and their families.TheEarp/Harp familyis afine example. On the eve ofthe war thestate ofMaryland took an unusualcensus of several of their westerncounties - afull household listingofFrederick County, Maryland was printedin 1915in Brumbaugh's Marylandrecords: Colonial, Revolutionary, CountyandChurch, Vol. I. The census ofLowerPotomac Hundred listed thefamily ofWilliam and Pricilla Harp andtheir eight children. (WestwardHo byAaron Dodson) The 1776 censusshows William inFrederick County,Maryland. (Tina Simms)In 1776inBaltimore County, Maryland sold 100 acre tract therknown as"Organ'sForest"for his mother Mary Earp who is listed in theland deedas aresident of Fairfax County, Virginia.(Everett Hoyt Turner)Other earlyEarp records of interest include the names of thesigners ofthe 1778 Oathof Fidelity to the newly formed government duringtheRevolutionary War.They were: Edward Earp, ThomasEarp,Peddicord Earpand two William Earps,All of Anne Arundel County, laterHowardCounty,Maryland; and James Earpand William Earp of Montgomery County,Maryland. Itis worthy of note thatnot a single Earp name isfound onthe list of thosepersons who refused totakethe oath ofFidelity.

  • Sources 
    1. [S9] Ancestral File (R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1987, June 1998, data as of 5 January 1998).

    2. [S2] GEDCOM File : 1786840.ged.
      2 TEXT 2 5 DEC 2001

    3. [S3] GEDCOM File : Mortinsen.ged, 16 Jan 2002.

    4. [S80] Tina Simms.