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Descendants of William Amoss

Generation No. 3


8. ROBERT3 AMOSS (JAMES L.2, WILLIAM1) was born May 31, 1741 in St. George's Parish, Baltimore Co., MD, and died Mar 10, 1818 in Harford, MD. He married MARTHA MCCOMAS Dec 22, 1765. She was born Jun 07, 1745 in Baltimore Co., MD, and died Apr 10, 1832.
     
Children of R
OBERT AMOSS and MARTHA MCCOMAS are:
31. i.   ANN4 AMOS, b. Oct 13, 1766, Baltimore Co., MD; d. Abt. 1808.
32. ii.   DANIEL AMOS, b. Oct 13, 1768, Harford, MD; d. Mar 05, 1854, Harford, MD.
33. iii.   ROBERT AMOS, JR., b. May 06, 1771, Baltimore Co., MD.
34. iv.   JAMES AMOS, b. Apr 29, 1773; d. Feb 06, 1823.
  v.   AQUILA AMOS, b. Sep 13, 1775; d. Abt. 1832.
35. vi.   MARTHA MCCOMAS AMOS, b. Jan 26, 1778; d. Mar 04, 1858, Jarrettsville, Harford Co., MD.
36. vii.   JOSHUA AMOS, b. Feb 27, 1780; d. Feb 12, 1860, Fallston, Harford, MD.
  viii.   HANNAH AMOS, b. Mar 20, 1782; d. Feb 1840; m. JAMES FULTON, Feb 01, 1809; d. Apr 1839.
  ix.   DR. CORBIN AMOS, b. May 31, 1784; d. Jul 21, 1866, Baltimore Co., MD.
37. x.   BENJAMIN SCOTT AMOS, b. May 21, 1786; d. Mar 10, 1865, Harford, MD.
  xi.   GABRIEL AMOS, b. Sep 30, 1788.
38. xii.   ELIZABETH AMOS, b. Feb 03, 1790; d. 1869.


9. WILLIAM3 AMOSS (JAMES L.2, WILLIAM1) was born Aug 16, 1745, and died Apr 1816. He married ELIZABETH ?. She died Oct 23, 1838.
     
Children of W
ILLIAM AMOSS and ELIZABETH ? are:
  i.   JOSHUA4 AMOSS.
  ii.   MARY AMOSS, d. Abt. 1839.
  iii.   ANN AMOSS.
  iv.   ELIZABETH AMOSS.
  v.   WILLIAM AMOSS, b. 1772; d. Aug 1852.
  vi.   JAMES AMOSS, b. Bet. 1775 - 1777; d. Dec 06, 1812.
  vii.   DANIEL AMOSS, b. 1784.
  viii.   THOMAS AMOSS, b. Abt. 1792; d. Abt. 1872.


10. MORDECAI3 AMOSS (JAMES L.2, WILLIAM1) was born 1746, and died Abt. 1840 in Carroll Co., OH. He married MARTHA ANN RICHARDSON Abt. 1781, daughter of WILLIAM RICHARDSON and MARY DAVIS. She was born 1760.
     
Children of M
ORDECAI AMOSS and MARTHA RICHARDSON are:
39. i.   RACHAEL4 AMOSS, b. Abt. 1781.
40. ii.   HENRY RICHARDSON AMOSS, b. Apr 13, 1783; d. Bet. 1856 - 1860, Perry Twp., Carroll Co., OH.
  iii.   MARY AMOSS, b. Abt. 1784.
  iv.   ROBERT AMOSS, b. 1785, Harford Co., MD; d. Bef. 1834, Jefferson Co., KY; m. MARTHA JOHNS, Mar 31, 1808, Harford, MD.
41. v.   JOHN ARCHER AMOSS, b. 1790, Harford Co., MD; d. Bef. Jan 12, 1852, Harford Co., MD.
  vi.   CHILD AMOSS, b. Abt. 1792.
  vii.   THOMAS AMOSS, b. 1792.
42. viii.   WILLLIAM AMOSS, b. 1797, Harford Co., MD; d. Abt. 1880.
  ix.   FRANCIS AMOSS, b. 1800.
  x.   CHILD AMOSS, b. 1802.
  xi.   CHILD AMOSS, b. 1804.


11. JAMES3 AMOSS (JAMES L.2, WILLIAM1) was born Jan 08, 1746/47, and died Feb 21, 1811. He married CATHERINE RISTEAU Jun 06, 1773. She was born May 30, 1750, and died Aug 1827.
     
Children of J
AMES AMOSS and CATHERINE RISTEAU are:
  i.   JAMES WORTHINGTON4 AMOSS, b. Aug 12, 1776; d. 1842.
  ii.   ISSAC RISTEAU AMOS, b. Nov 23, 1774; d. Sep 1821.
  iii.   JOHN TALBOT AMOS, b. Mar 20, 1778; d. Jun 18, 1862; m. ELIZABETH JARRETT, Feb 20, 1804, Ann Arundel, MD; b. Abt. 1784.
  iv.   DAVID AMOS, b. Sep 28, 1778; d. Sep 28, 1778.
  v.   ABRAHAM AMOSS, b. Dec 12, 1781; d. Aug 01, 1846, Pleasant Hill, Baltimore Co., MD; m. ELIZABETH RIGDON, Apr 19, 1821, Harford, MD.
  vi.   ELIZABETH AMOS, b. Nov 10, 1783; d. Aug 05, 1827.
  vii.   HANNAH AMOS, b. Mar 06, 1786; d. 1827.
  viii.   CATHERINE AMOS, b. Jun 17, 1788.
  ix.   SARAH AMOSS, b. Jun 11, 1790; d. Dec 19, 1865.
  More About SARAH AMOSS:
Burial: Christ P E Church,Rock Spring,,Maryland

  x.   GEORGE R. AMOSS, b. Feb 20, 1793; d. Dec 08, 1867.
  More About GEORGE R. AMOSS:
Burial: Green Mount Cemetery,,Baltimore,Maryland

43. xi.   WILLIAM AMOSS, b. Oct 21, 1795; d. Nov 18, 1878.


12. BENJAMIN3 AMOSS (JAMES L.2, WILLIAM1) was born Oct 04, 1748, and died Jan 10, 1815. He married SARAH BUSSEY. She was born 1756, and died Feb 21, 1821.
     
Child of B
ENJAMIN AMOSS and SARAH BUSSEY is:
  i.   ELIZABETH4 AMOSS.


13. THOMAS3 AMOS, JR. (THOMAS2, WILLIAM1 AMOSS) was born Aug 01, 1740 in St. John's, Baltimore Co., MD, and died Mar 1816 in Harford Co., MD. He married (1) MARY MILES Oct 11, 1772 in Harford, MD. She was born Bet. 1733 - 1755, and died Bet. 1777 - 1843. He married (2) ANN TRAVIS Oct 08, 1783.
     
Children of T
HOMAS AMOS and MARY MILES are:
44. i.   WILLIAM4 AMOS, b. 1773, Harford Co., MD; d. Apr 1859, Harford Co., MD.
45. ii.   JOSHUA MILES AMOS, b. 1775, Harford Co., MD; d. Apr 1860, Harford Co., MD.
46. iii.   AQUILLA AMOS, b. Bef. 1783; d. Bef. 1840.
     
Child of THOMAS AMOS and ANN TRAVIS is:
47. iv.   ANN4 AMOS, b. 1790; d. Aft. 1850.


14. NICHOLAS DAY3 AMOS (THOMAS2, WILLIAM1 AMOSS) was born Sep 19, 1742 in Harford Co., MD, and died Aug 08, 1813 in Bourbon Co., KY. He married CHRISTIANA DITTO Oct 29, 1761 in Baltimore Co., MD, daughter of ABRAHAM DITTO and MARY BOWLES. She was born Abt. 1743 in Baltimore Co., MD, and died 1818 in Bourbon Co., KY.

Notes for N
ICHOLAS DAY AMOS:
Rev. War ensign whose name was on a bronze tablet at a Bourbon County Courthouse site honoring Rev. War heroes.

Family of Thomas AMOS (2) & Elizabeth DAY


3. Nicholas Day AMOS. [3] Born on September 19, 1742 in Joppa Twp., Baltimore, Maryland. Nicholas Day died in Bourbon County, Kentucky on August 8, 1815; he was 72.

Notes for NICHOLAS DAY AMOS: [1]
Nicholas, with sixteen other Amoses in that county, took the oath of allegiance to the American Colonies in March 1778. He was appointed Ensign in the Militia by the House of Delegates on 9 Apr 1778 and served in the Jarrettsburg Company, much of his duties of the militia being to guard the shore line of Chesapeake Bay.

The family moved to Washington Co., MD, prior to 1790 where he was listed with a family numbering twelve and with two slaves.

It is believed that all the children of Nicholas and Elizabeth moved to Kentucky.

Nicholas and his son Thomas purchased land in Bourbon County near Paris, adjoining where "the Smyth Run empties into the Hinkston", from Abraham Byrd (100 acres), between the early pioneer village of Ruddle's Mills and Millersburg, KY.

On October 29, 1761 when Nicholas Day was 19, he married Christiana DITTO [1], daughter of Abraham DITTO & Mary BOWLES, in Baltimore, Maryland. Born about 1743 in Baltimore, Maryland. Christiana died in Bourbon County, Kentucky in 1818; she was 75. [1]

They had the following children:
            i.      William [1]. Born in 1807.
                  On October 1, 1803 William married Margaret BENNETT [1], in Bourbon County, Kentucky.
            ii.      Bethea [1].
                  On October 1, 1803 Bethea married John BARNETT, in Bourbon County, Kentucky.
            iii.      Christina [1]. Born on October 29, 1761 in Harford, Maryland. Christina died in Bourbon County, Kentucky on                   August 8, 1815; she was 53.
                  Christina married Elias MALOTT [1]. Born in 1770 in Frederick County, Maryland.
            iv.      Elizabeth [1]. Born about 1762 in Baltimore, Maryland. Elizabeth died in Bourbon County, Kentucky in 1812;                   she was 50.
                  Elizabeth married Aquilla PARKER. Born on November 3, 1755 in Baltimore, Maryland. Aquilla died in                   Bourbon County, Kentucky on December 4, 1843; he was 88.
      4      v.      Mary (1763-~1840)
      5      vi.      Thomas (1765-~1830)
            vii.      Nancy [1]. Born in 1766 in Baltimore, Maryland. Nancy died in 1826; she was 60.
                  Nancy married William CONAWAY [1]. Born about 1766.
            viii.      Mordicae [1]. Born in 1769 in Baltimore, Maryland.
                  Mordicae married Patience SPEARS [1]. Born about 1766.
            ix.      Nicholas [1]. Born on August 15, 1771 in Baltimore, Maryland. Nicholas died on September 20, 1847; he was                   76.
                  On February 19, 1795 when Nicholas was 23, he married Ann JONES [1]. Born on June 28, 1779 in Bourbon                   C            ounty, Kentucky.
            x.      Benjamin [1]. Born about 1775 in Harford, Maryland. Benjamin died about 1850; he was 75.
                 
                  Notes for BENJAMIN AMOS: [2]
                  Sources: Betty McDonald Williamson a Descendant of Benjamin Amos. Marriage information is located in the                   Clerk's Office, Bourbon, County, KY.

                  On August 21, 1797 when Benjamin was 22, he married Elizabeth GRIFFIN [1]. Born in 1775 in Culpeper,                               Virginia. Elizabeth died in Moniteau, Missiouri about 1850; she was 75. [1]
            xi.      Sarah [1]. Born about 1776 in Harford, Maryland.
                  Sarah married Daniel THOMAS [1]. Born about 1776.
            xii.      Abraham Ditto [1]. Born about 1776 in Harford, Maryland. Abraham Ditto died in 1819; he was 43.
                  On March 24, 1810 when Abraham Ditto was 34, he married Mary GARRETSON. [1]
            xiii.      Ditto [1]. Born in 1781 in Harford, Maryland.
                  Ditto married Martha Patsy NEALE [1]. Born in 1785 in Kentucky.
            xiv.      Elijah [1]. Born about 1782 in Harford, Maryland. Elijah died in 1856; he was 74.
                  On September 18, 1800 when Elijah was 18, he first married Rebecca NEALE [1]. Born in 1780 in Kentucky.
                  On June 20, 1840 when Elijah was 58, he second married Cassandra CULLISON [1]. Born about 1782.

     
Children of N
ICHOLAS AMOS and CHRISTIANA DITTO are:
  i.   CHRISTIANA4 AMOS, b. Oct 29, 1761, Harford Co., MD; d. Aug 08, 1815, Bourbon Co., KY; m. ELIAS MALOTT, Bet. 1782 - 1809; b. 1770, Frederick County, MD; d. Bet. 1782 - 1861.
  ii.   WILLIAM AMOS, b. Bet. 1761 - 1785; d. 1807; m. MARGARET BENNETT, Apr 22, 1802, Bourbon Co., KY; b. Bet. 1758 - 1785; d. Bet. 1807 - 1875.
48. iii.   ELIZABETH AMOS, b. 1762, Harford Co., MD; d. Bet. 1812 - 1849, Bourbon Co., KY.
  iv.   BETHIA AMOS, b. Bet. 1762 - 1786; d. Bet. 1808 - 1874; m. JOHN BENNETT, Oct 01, 1803, Bourbon Co., KY.
49. v.   MARY AMOS, b. Apr 1763, Harford Co., MD; d. Abt. 1840, Bourbon Co., KY.
50. vi.   THOMAS AMOS, b. Abt. 1765, Harford Co., MD; d. Sep 1830, Bourbon Co., KY.
51. vii.   NANCY AMOS, b. 1766, Harford Co., MD; d. 1826.
  viii.   MORDECAI AMOS, b. 1769, Harford Co., MD; d. Bet. 1787 - 1860; m. (1) MARTHA RICHARDSON, Bet. 1783 - 1816; b. 1766; d. Bet. 1783 - 1860; m. (2) PATIENCE SPEARS, Bet. 1783 - 1816; b. Abt. 1766; d. Bet. 1783 - 1860.
  ix.   NICHOLAS DAY AMOS, JR., b. Aug 15, 1771, Harford Co., MD; d. Sep 20, 1847; m. ANN JONES; b. Jun 28, 1779, Bourbon Co., KY; d. Bet. 1801 - 1873.
52. x.   BENJAMIN AMOS, b. 1774, Harford Co., MD; d. Abt. 1850.
  xi.   ABRAHAM DITTO AMOS, b. Abt. 1776, Harford Co., MD; d. 1819; m. MARY GARRETSON, Mar 24, 1810; b. Bet. 1770 - 1793; d. Bet. 1815 - 1881.
53. xii.   DITTO AMOS, b. 1781, Harford Co., MD; d. Bet. 1833 - 1873.
  xiii.   SARAH AMOS, b. Dec 12, 1781, Harford Co., MD; d. Bet. 1792 - 1870; m. DANIEL THOMAS, Bet. 1792 - 1824; b. Abt. 1776; d. Bet. 1795 - 1867.
  xiv.   ELIJAH AMOS, b. 1782, Harford Co., MD; d. 1856; m. (1) REBECCA NEALE, Sep 18, 1800; b. 1780, Kentucky; d. Bet. 1806 - 1874; m. (2) CASSANDRA CULLISON, Jun 20, 1840; b. Abt. 1782; d. Bet. 1843 - 1878.


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