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Sarah Dorsey Howard

Death 1691 (aged 39-40)
Anne Arundel County, Maryland, USA
Burial Non-Cemetery Burial, Specifically: Anne Arundel Co., Maryland
Memorial ID 125764799 · View Source
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She was born about 1651. She was the daughter of Edward Dorsey, Sr., Boatright of England. She marred bef. 1667 Matthew Howard Jr. She is not mentioned in her husband's will as she died prior to 1691.

"The Darcy family of Great Britain traces its descent from an ancient family in France, of the Royal line of Charlemagne. The Castle D'Arcie, located 30 miles from Paris, was the original seat of the firt of this line whose heir Norman D'Arcie accompanied William the Conqeror to England in 1066, where he was enriched by the monarch with ample possessions." Source: Grandparents Are Great by Lois Bennington, p. 325. (Note: DNA results have indicated that this line of Dorsey ancestors may not have come from France as indicated by this source. Please see for more information.)

Arms: Assure, nine crosses-crosslet and three cinquefoils, agent Crest: On a chapeau gules, turned up ermine, a bull sable, armed or, trippant Motto: Un Dieu, Un Roi (On God, One King) References: Burke General Armory and Fairbains Crests of Leading Families

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Sarah Dorsey Howard (1651–1691), Find A Grave Memorial no. 125764799, ; Maintained by Linda (contributor 46626647) Non-Cemetery Burial, who reports a Anne Arundel Co., Maryland.