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Aaron Gordy Sr.
(1748-1812/1814)
Elizabeth Hopkins
(1760-1837)
Frederick Hastings
(Abt 1771-1824/1824)
Mary (Polly) Freeney?
(1771/1774-1845/1845)
William L. Gordy
(1789-1876)
Elizabeth (Betty) Hastings
(1805-1895)
Amelia Jane F. Gordy
(1837-1907)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. William L.W. Elliott

Amelia Jane F. Gordy

  • Born: 25 Jan 1837, Sussex Co., DE 3 4 5 6 7
  • Marriage (1): William L.W. Elliott on 18 Dec 1856 in Sussex Co., DE 1 2
  • Died: 01 Jan 1907, Sussex Co., DE
  • Buried: Abt 04 Jan 1907, St. Stephen's Cemetery, State Street, Delmar, Sussex Co., DE

  

When William Gordy (of A's) will was written in Little Creek Hundred, Sussex Co., DE on Jul 25 1872 (probated Jan 18 1876), he mentions all his children including daughter Amelia J. Elliott.

On Mar 28 1889, Amelia J. Elliott, wife of William Elliott, received a lot of land for $1.00 in Delmar, MD bordering the MD/DE state line and east owith 70' front on Division Street from Elijah Freeny and his wife Maria E., and Merrill H. Tilghman and Olevia A. his wife. Mentions deeds from Oct 21 1882 (She had purchased the lot then for $400 from Tilghman, WiLR-FMS1:82) and Nov 28 1873 (WiLR-SPT3:151) (WiLR-FMS4:439). On the same day. William and Amelia J. Elliott (at one point it saus William B. Elliott but at another point the "B" is crossed out, it looks like this mortgage includes their son William B. Elliott) executed a $400 mortgage from Samuel W. Freeny on the south side of the street dividing the states in Delmar, MD. Freeny noted in the record the released of the mortgage on Dec 23 1897. (Ibid:440)


Amelia married William L.W. Elliott, son of Benjamin Elliott and Mary M. (Polly) Gordy, on 18 Dec 1856 in Sussex Co., DE.1 2 (William L.W. Elliott was born on 27 Sep 1834 in Sussex Co., DE,8 9 10 11 12 died on 08 Jul 1903 in Sussex Co., DE and was buried about 11 Jul 1903 in St. Stephen's Cemetery, State Street, Delmar, Sussex Co., DE.)


Sources


1 1900 DE Census, states they had been married for 45 years in 1900.

2 Sussex Co., DE Marriage Records.

3 1870 DE Census, Listed as Amelia Elliott, age 32, in Little Creek Hundred, Sussex Co., DE, born in DE. She is listed as "keeping house".

4 1860 DE Census, Listed as Amelia J. Elliott, age 21 in Little Creek Hundred, Sussex Co., DE, born in DE.

5 1880 DE Census, Listed as Amelia J. Elliott, age 42, in Delmar, Wicomico Co., MD, born in DE.

6 1900 DE Census, Listed as Amelia J. Elliott, born Jan 1838, in Delmar, Wicomico Co., MD, born in DE. She had had 10 children of which 7 were still living in 1900.

7 1850 DE Census, Listed as Amilia Gordy, age 14, in Subdivision 11, Sussex Co., DE.

8 1870 DE Census, Listed as William Elliott, age 34, in Little Creek Hundred, Sussex Co., DE, born in DE. He is listed as "works in a saw mill" with $400 in real estate and $150 in personal estate.

9 1860 DE Census, Listed as William W. Elliott, age 24, in Little Creek Hundred, Sussex Co., DE, born in DE.

10 1850 DE Census, Listed as age 16 in the 1850 11th subdivisoon Sussex Co., DE Census (pg 265b).

11 1880 DE Census, Listed as William Elliott, age 45, in Delmar, Wicomico Co., MD, born in DE.

12 1900 DE Census, Listed as William Elliott, born Dec 1834, in Delmar, Wicomico Co., MD, born in DE.


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