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From: rah williams <>
Subject: Amos
Date: Mon, 28 Sep 1998 21:28:32 +0100

The following information was mostly supplied by Wally Garchow.
Would appreciate any additions/corrections

AMOS [73]

William Amos of England 1690-1775
b 1690
m Ann [? Mauldin]
d 1775; i Mt. Soma, Fallston; Will (.....) 10 Mar 1759/.........
(emigrated from England to USA) a1735; (settled in Baltimore Co [in a
part that in 1773 became Harford Co], MD); (member, Church of England
[an episcopalian]); (said to have been as Inspector for Tobacco at the
port of Joppa, Baltimore Co, MD); (left large estates at his death)
chn: William Amos b 1 OR 3 Mar 1717.8 Joppa, Baltimore Co below

William Amos of Fallston, Harford Co, MD 1718-1814
b 1 OR 3 Mar 1717.8 Joppa, Baltimore Co
m1 1739 Hannah McComas dau of William McComas and Hannah (.....); b 6
Apr 1723
Baltimore Co, MD; i 1764 Mt Soma removed to Little Falls FBG
m2 Jul 1765 Harford Co: Martha Wiley dau of Luke Wiley and Cassandra
(.....); b 11
Jun 1730 MD; m1 Abraham Bull; d 13 Feb 1814 Harford Co
d 26 Feb 1814 Mt Soma, Harford Co; i Mt Soma removed to Little Falls FBG
(born an episcopalian); (Lieutenant, 6th Company, 42nd Regulars of
Maryland under Colonel William Smith and in the brigade commanded by
General Thomas M. Foreman) c1735-7; (returned home); (joined, Society of
Friends); (a prominent minister and elder); (co-founder of Little Falls
FM, Fallston); (opposed to slavery)
chn: Ann Amos b 22 Feb 1740 Baltimore Co; m 1761 Thomas James
Nicholas Amos b c1741 Baltimore Co; d ? young
Hannah Amos b 27 Dec 1745[? for 1742] Baltimore Co; m1 Peter
Perine; m2 John
Mauldin Amos b 25 Dec 1747 Baltimore Co; m 3 Jun 1770 Baltimore Co:
Rachel Bull
dau of Jacob Bull and Rennis (Bussey); d 23 May 1845 Troup Co, GA
William Amos b 20 Aug 1749 OR 1750 Baltimore Co; m1 cAug 1773
Susanna Howard; m2
Elizabeth Trago; d 26 Jun 1833
Elizabeth Amos b 21 Dec 1752 Baltimore Co; m 21 Nov 1771 Edward
Norris 1741-1793
(son of Edward Norris and Hannah (Scott): She d 19 Aug 1805 MD
Martha Amos b c24 Dec 1754 Baltimore Co; m c24 Jul 1773 Baltimore
Co: William
Norris 1749-1837 (son of John Norris and Susanna (Bradford): She
("disowned for
marrying out of unity"); d a1822 Harford Co
Eleanor Amos b c1755 Baltimore Co; m c1774 William Bull c1744-a1800
(son of
Abraham J. Bull and Martha (Wiley): She d a10 Dec 1803 Baltimore
Mary Amos b 10 May 1758 Baltimore Co below
Priscilla Amos b c1759 Baltimore Co; m1 12 Feb 1783 William
Jeffers; m2 .....
James Amos b 21 Jan 1764 Little Falls; m 4 Nov 1790 Hannah Lee
1770-1790; d 30
Oct 1845 Harford Co
[2] Luke Amos b 20 May 1768 Harford Co; m1 Martha Wylie; m2 Sally
Norris; d 13 Apr
Nancy Amos b 12 Apr 1771 Harford Co; m Thomas Shepherd
Benjamin Amos b 29 Aug 1773 Harford Co; m Peggy Conn

Mary Amos 1758-1813
b 10 May 1758
m 5 Nov 1776 Little Falls FM, Baltimore, MD: Elisha Tyson of Baltimore,
MD 1750-1824
d 17 Apr 1813



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