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Charles P Worth

Birth
Nantucket, Nantucket County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 1851 (aged 89–90)
Van Buren, Grant County, Indiana, USA
Burial Unknown
Memorial ID 132532519 View Source
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born to Joseph Worth Jr and Judith Starbuck

married Elizabeth Frye 4 March 1799 in North Carolina, USA per Pedigree Resource File
OR;
1793 in New Hampshire per International Genealogical Index (IGI)

Pedigree Resource File says he died in Nantucket, Nantucket, Massachusetts, but U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1994 say he was living in Guilford County, North Carolina.

There are NO records found showing death/ burial information, so this record will stand for him until one is found.

Their children;
Elizabeth A Worth (1799 - 27 November 1886) (Mrs David German)
Lydia Worth (20 September 1799-22 September 1873) (Mrs John Rigsby)
Levi Worth (1802- 29 April 1837) married 1) Jane Glendening, 2) Ursula Baker
Rachel Worth (7 December 1804-22 March 1888) (Mrs Joshua Rigsby)
Seth Worth (1805-2 April 1873) married Helen Mary Baker
Paul Worth (1811-?) married 1) Rebecca Baker on 2 February 1840, and 2) Nancy Merritt on 12 June 1861
Rhoda Worth (30 May 1816-30 December 1854) (Mrs William Hiatt)
John Worth (1818-1886)
Lucinda Worth (1820-?) (Mrs Henry Wesler)

U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1994 records say he was "disowned" from the Society of Friends for fighting, cussing, and dressing outside the "acceptable" and approved beliefs of the Society of Friends, and for marrying without the approval of the Society of Friends. He apparently was approached by members of the Society of Friends and given the opportunity to denounce and request forgiveness for his evil ways, and his marriage; however refused to accommodate this request, which is why he was disowned.

Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988 say he was born and grew up in Massachusetts, but U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1994 records say he was living in and married in Guildford, North Carolina, USA from 1785-April 1822.

1850 census
Name: Charles Worth
Age: 90
Birth Year: abt 1760
Birthplace: Indiana
Home in 1850: Van Buren, Daviess, Indiana
Race: White
Gender: Male
Family Number: 1424
Household Members: Name Age
Seth Worth 45
Ellen Worth 33
George W Worth 14
Gideon B Worth 12
Lydia Worth 10
John Worth 7
Silas Worth 6
Sarah Worth 2
Charles Worth 90

Send me evidence/ records/ proof of death/ burial and I will update this record.


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