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William Worth
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Birth: Jun. 5, 1742
Edgartown
Dukes County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Feb. 5, 1824
Charlton
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA

born to John Worth and Sarah Athearn
death date updated from 9 August 1805

brother to;
Ann (11 November 1747 - 1 October 1843)
Jethro (3 September 1754 - 28 February 1829)
Rev. Jonathan Rectainer Sr (1755 - 31 May 1817)
Sarah (August 1757 - 31 December 1846
Dorcas (1759 - ?)
William (1763 - ?)
Benjamin (1764 - 2 April 1805, Sea, Sulawesi Tengah, Indonesia)
F Thomas (father of General William Jenkins Worth)

Husband to; Patty Martha Allen Jr married 5 April 1788, Chilmark, Dukes, Massachusetts, USA per Massachusetts Marriages, 1633-1850

father of;
Patty Allen (30 May 1790 - 1825)
Rebecca Mayhew (19 August 1792 - ?) wife of Jesse Johnson
Isabella (1795 - 5 December 1816)
William (27 March 1808 - ?)
John (31 July 1803 - 1887)
Sarah Ethelinda (2 June 1805 - May 1880) married Ezra Pierce 26 June 1832, New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA per Massachusetts Marriages, 1633-1850
Columbus (27 March 1808 - 1830, Sea, Sulawesi Tengah, Indonesia)
Josiah Whitney (1 August 1810 - 3 August 1811) died at 1 yr and 2 days. Since mother died May 1811, I'm guessing it's related. ??

William moved the family to Charleton, Massachusetts, USA in 1814. His occupation in Edgartown, Dukes, Massachusetts was Deputy Collector of Customs at Homes Hole for about 15 years. His nephew succeeded him in those duties when he moved away.

1.Abbrev: History of Martha's Vineyard
Title: History of Martha's Vineyard, Dukes County Massachusetts
Author: Charles Edward Banks
Publication: Dukes County Historical Society
School St.
Edgartown, MA
Repository:
Name: Lexington Public Library
Lexington, MA

Page: Volume III, pp. 516-517
Quality: 2 2.Abbrev: Edgartown Vital Records
Title: Vital Records of Edgartown, Massachusetts to the Year 1850
Publication: The New England Historical Genealogical Society
101 Newbury Street
Boston. MA
Page: Page 86
Quality: 2 3.Abbrev: History of Martha's Vineyard
Title: History of Martha's Vineyard, Dukes County Massachusetts
Author: Charles Edward Banks
Publication: Dukes County Historical Society
School St.
Edgartown, MA
Repository:
Name: Lexington Public Library
Lexington, MA

Page: Volume III, page 517
Quality: 2 4.Abbrev: History of Martha's Vineyard
Title: History of Martha's Vineyard, Dukes County Massachusetts
Author: Charles Edward Banks
Publication: Dukes County Historical Society
School St.
Edgartown, MA
Repository:
Name: Lexington Public Library
Lexington, MA

Page: Volume III, pp. 517-518
Quality: 2 5.Abbrev: Chilmark Vital Records
Title: Vital Records of Chilmark, Massachusetts, to the Year 1850
Publication: The New England Historical Genealogical Society
101 Newbury Street
Boston. MA
Repository:
Name: J. V. Fletcher Library
Westford, MA 01886

Page: Page 80
Quality: 2 6.Abbrev: History of Martha's Vineyard
Title: History of Martha's Vineyard, Dukes County Massachusetts
Author: Charles Edward Banks
Publication: Dukes County Historical Society
School St.
Edgartown, MA
Repository:
Name: Lexington Public Library
Lexington, MA

Page: Volume III, page 518
Quality: 2 7.Abbrev: History of Martha's Vineyard
Title: History of Martha's Vineyard, Dukes County Massachusetts
Author: Charles Edward Banks
Publication: Dukes County Historical Society
School St.
Edgartown, MA
Repository:
Name: Lexington Public Library
Lexington, MA

Page: Volume III, page 518 8.Abbrev: Chilmark Vital Records
Title: Vital Records of Chilmark, Massachusetts, to the Year 1850
Publication: The New England Historical Genealogical Society
101 Newbury Street
Boston. MA
Repository:
Name: J. V. Fletcher Library
Westford, MA 01886
Page: Page 80

I have no absolute proof he's buried here, but he died here and daughter Isabella is buried here too, so odds are he's here.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Worth (1724 - 1802)
  Sarah Athearn Worth (1721 - 1805)
 
 Spouse:
  Martha Allen Worth (1767 - 1811)*
 
 Children:
  Martha Allen Worth (1789 - 1834)*
  Isabella Worth (1795 - 1816)*
  Columbus Worth (1808 - 1824)*
  Josiah Whitney Worth (1810 - 1811)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Worth (1742 - 1824)
  John Worth (1751 - 1777)*
  Jethro Worth (1754 - 1829)*
  Jonathan Rectainer Worth (1755 - 1817)*
  Sarah Worth (1757 - 1846)*
  Benjamin Worth (1764 - 1805)*
  Thomas Worth (1765 - 1812)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: Norma Faller
Record added: Mar 22, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 87228153
William Worth
Added by: Norma Faller
 
 
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