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Descendants of Robert Lancaster, Sr.


Generation No. 1
1. ROBERT1 LANCASTER, SR.1 was born 1720 in Lancashire, England1, and died 1785 in Orange County, Virginia1. He married MARY MALLORY1 Abt. 17401, daughter of THOMAS MALLORY, JR.. She was born 1725 in England1, and died in St. Thomas Parish, Orange County, Virginia1.
Children of ROBERT LANCASTER and MARY MALLORY are: 2. i. RICHARD2 LANCASTER, SR., b. 1745, Hanover County, Virginia; d. 30 Mar 1815, Orange County, Virginia.
3. ii. WILLIAM LANCASTER, b. 17 Nov 1746, Hanover County, Virginia; d. 04 Nov 1843, Vivay, Switzerland County, Indiana.
4. iii. THOMAS LANCASTER, b. 1749, Hanover County, Virginia; d. 21 Jul 1828, Pendleton County, Kentucky.
iv. N.N. LANCASTER1, b. 1750, Orange County, Virginia1; d. 1783.
5. v. ROBERT LANCASTER, JR., b. 1755, Orange County, Virginia; d. 1844, Boone County, Kentucky.
6. vi. JOHN A. LANCASTER, b. 1758, Hanover County, Virginia; d. May 1816.
7. vii. REUBEN LANCASTER, b. 1761, Orange County, Virginia.
viii. MARY "POLLY" LANCASTER1, b. 17641; m. JOHN CONNER, JR.
ix. ELIZABETH LANCASTER1, b. 17661; m. STEPHEN ADAMS.
x. HENRY LANCASTER1, b. Abt. 1767, Orange County, Virginia1; m. MARY WRIGHT1, 26 Jul 1794.
xi. ANN LANCASTER1, b. 17691; m. JAMES NELSON.

Generation No. 2
2. RICHARD2 LANCASTER, SR. (ROBERT1)1 was born 1745 in Hanover County, Virginia1, and died 30 Mar 1815 in Orange County, Virginia1. He married JOANNAH SINGLETON1 30 Mar 1777 in St. Thomas Parish, Orange County, Virginia1, daughter of DANIEL SINGLETON and SUSANNAH MASON. She was born 1748 in St. Thomas Parish, Orange County, Virginia1, and died 24 Feb 1823 in Orange County, Virginia1.
Notes for RICHARD LANCASTER, SR.: He was a member of the Orange Militia in the Revolutionary War.
Children of RICHARD LANCASTER and JOANNAH SINGLETON are: 8. i. BENJAMIN "BEN"3 LANCASTER, b. 23 Jul 1778, Orange County, Virginia; d. 14 Feb 1866, Sumter County, Alabama.
9. ii. JOHN A. LANCASTER, b. 16 Jul 1782, Orange County, Virginia; d. 09 Mar 1862, Jessamine County, Kentucky.
iii. RICHARD LANCASTER, JR.1, b. Abt. 1785, Orange County, Virginia1; m. HULDA WHARTON1, 24 Dec 1821, Louisa County, Virginia1.
10. iv. ELIZABETH LANCASTER, b. 1787, Orange County, Virginia; d. 1855, Sumter County, Alabama.
11. v. THOMAS B. LANCASTER, b. Abt. 1788, Orange County, Virginia; d. 1857, Orange County, Virginia.
vi. LARKIN LANCASTER1, b. 03 Aug 1790, Orange County, Virginia1; d. Jessamine County, Kentucky1; m. (1) NANCY STIVERS1, 25 Nov 1812, Spotsylvania, Virginia1; b. Bef. 1794, Spotsylvania, Virginia1; d. Bef. 23 Dec 1819, Spotsylvania, Virginia1; m. (2) NANCY STEPHENS1, 23 Dec 1819, Spotsylvania, Virginia1; b. Bef. 1801, Virginia1.
12. vii. JONATHAN L. LANCASTER, SR., b. 1792, Orange County, Virginia; d. 1852, Sumter County, Alabama.
13. viii. BARTLETT LANCASTER, b. 04 Feb 1796, Orange County, Virginia; d. 23 Apr 1861, Wayne County, Iowa.
14. ix. MASON S. LANCASTER, b. 1803, Orange County, Virginia.
x. JAMES G. LANCASTER1, b. 1805, Orange County, Virginia1; m. ELIZABETH HERNDON1, 22 Dec 1828, Orange County, Virginia1.
3. WILLIAM2 LANCASTER (ROBERT1)1 was born 17 Nov 1746 in Hanover County, Virginia1, and died 04 Nov 1843 in Vivay, Switzerland County, Indiana1. He married (1) MARY "POLLY" WEBB1 Abt. 17721, daughter of GEORGE WEBB and ANNE BICKERTON. She was born 1752 in Hanover County, Virginia1, and died 1799 in Mason County, Kentucky1. He married (2) SARAH SMITH1 11 Sep 1813 in Mason County, Kentucky1. She died 18 Feb 1848 in Switzerland County, Indiana1.
4. THOMAS2 LANCASTER (ROBERT1)1 was born 1749 in Hanover County, Virginia1, and died 21 Jul 1828 in Pendleton County, Kentucky1. He married (1) FRANCES HALEY1 16 Nov 17751, daughter of WILLIAM HALEY and HENRIETTA UNKNOWN. She was born Abt. 1754 in Orange County, Virginia1, and died Bef. Aug 17941. He married (2) MARGARET "PEGGY" HUMES1 03 Aug 1794 in Harrison County, Kentucky1. She was born Bef. 1776 in Virginia1, and died Bef. Nov 1813 in Pendleton County, Kentucky1. He married (3) MICHA OWEN1 28 Nov 1813 in Pendleton County, Kentucky1, daughter of WILLIAM OWEN. She was born Bef. 17951.
5. ROBERT2 LANCASTER, JR. (ROBERT1)1 was born 1755 in Orange County, Virginia1, and died 1844 in Boone County, Kentucky1. He married (1) LUCINDA "LUCY" DEAR1 07 Nov 17801, daughter of JOHN DEAR and CATHERINE UNKNOWN. She was born Bef. 1762 in Orange County, Virginia1, and died Bef. 17951. He married (2) ELIZABETH UNKNOWN1 Aft. 17951.
6. JOHN A.2 LANCASTER (ROBERT1)1 was born 1758 in Hanover County, Virginia1, and died May 18161. He married SUSANNAH SINGLETON1 Abt. 1773 in Goochland County, Virginia1, daughter of DANIEL SINGLETON and SUSANNAH MASON. She was born Abt. 1760 in Orange County, Virginia1.
Children of JOHN LANCASTER and SUSANNAH SINGLETON are: i. ANN3 LANCASTER1.
15. ii. BENJAMIN LANCASTER, SR., b. 1779, Orange County, Virginia.
16. iii. EDMUND T. LANCASTER, b. 1783, Orange County, Virginia; d. 1844, Orange County, Virginia.
17. iv. ELIZABETH "BETSY" LANCASTER, b. Bef. 1795, Orange County, Virginia.
v. JAMES LANCASTER1, b. Bef. 1785, Orange County, Virginia1; m. NANCY LANCASTER1, 06 Jul 1816, Orange County, Virginia1; b. Bef. 1798, Orange County, Virginia1.
18. vi. JOHN LANCASTER, b. 1774, Orange County, Virginia.
19. vii. MARTHA LANCASTER, b. 20 Jan 1781, Orange County, Virginia; d. 1850, Orange County, Virginia.
viii. MARY "POLLY" LANCASTER1, b. 1788, Orange County, Virginia1; m. MAYNARD OAKES1, 22 Sep 1806, Orange County, Virginia1.
ix. SARAH LANCASTER1, b. 1787, Orange County, Virginia1; m. THOMAS ROBINSON, JR.1, 1817, Orange County, Virginia1.
x. SUSANNA LANCASTER1, b. 1783, Orange County, Virginia1; m. BENJAMIN COOPER1, 18 Dec 1804, Orange County, Virginia1.
7. REUBEN2 LANCASTER (ROBERT1)1 was born 1761 in Orange County, Virginia1. He married ELIZABETH "BETSEY" CONNER1 02 Jun 1792 in Orange County, Virginia1, daughter of JOHN CONNER and LUCY UNKNOWN.

Generation No. 3
8. BENJAMIN "BEN"3 LANCASTER (RICHARD2, ROBERT1)1 was born 23 Jul 1778 in Orange County, Virginia1, and died 14 Feb 1866 in Sumter County, Alabama1. He married NANCY ANN HUTCHINSON1 23 Dec 1800 in Orange County, Virginia1, daughter of WILLIAM HUTCHINSON and SALLIE WARTON. She was born 20 Dec 1780 in Orange County, Virginia1, and died 18571.
Notes for BENJAMIN "BEN" LANCASTER: He served in the War of 1812.
Children of BENJAMIN LANCASTER and NANCY HUTCHINSON are:
i. JOANNA4 LANCASTER1, m. WILLIAM GAMBREAL1.
ii. SARAH ANN LANCASTER1, b. 10 Jan 1804, Orange County, Virginia1; d. 01 Jul 1879, Sumter County, Alabama1; m. OBEDIAH GREGORY1.
iii. LEWIS LANCASTER1.
iv. ALBERT LANCASTER, SR.1, b. Abt. 1810, Virginia1; d. May 1870; m. ELIZABETH PEACE JENKINS1, 12 Jun 1844, Greene County, Alabama1; b. Abt. 1816, Virginia1; d. 30 Oct 1900, Sumter County, Alabama1.
v. MARTHA LANCASTER1, m. LEROY JENKINS1; b. 11 Jul 18051; d. 02 Feb 1888, Sumter County, Alabama1.
vi. MARY ANN LANCASTER1, b. Abt. 1820, Virginia; m. (1) INGRAM B. KENNARD1; m. (2) WILLIAM B. MERRIMAN1.
vii. LOUVENIA LANCASTER1, b. 16 Sep 1820, Virginia1; d. 28 Sep 1895, Sumter County, Alabama1; m. JAMES O. LEARD1, (SEE MY LEARD LINK) 15 Jan 1844, Sumter County, Alabama1; b. 17 May 1817, Abbeville, Abbeville County, South Carolina1; d. 10 May 1905, Sumter County, Alabama1.
viii. AGNESS ELIZABETH LANCASTER1, b. 1821, Virginia1; d. 1909, Cuba, Sumter County, Alabama1; m. MEREDITH WEBB LYNN1, 25 Sep 1844, Sumter County, Alabama; b. 19 Nov 1819, Morgan County, Alabama1; d. 02 Mar 1867, Millville, Sumter County, Alabama1.
9. JOHN A.3 LANCASTER (RICHARD2, ROBERT1)1 was born 16 Jul 1782 in Orange County, Virginia1, and died 09 Mar 1862 in Jessamine County, Kentucky1. He married LUCY PROCTOR1 19 Jan 1814 in Jessamine County, Kentucky1, daughter of JOHN PROCTOR. She was born Bef. 17951.
10. ELIZABETH3 LANCASTER (RICHARD2, ROBERT1)1 was born 1787 in Orange County, Virginia1, and died 1855 in Sumter County, Alabama1. She married GEORGE WASHINGTON HUTCHINSON1 12 Dec 1816 in Orange County, Virginia1, son of WILLIAM HUTCHINSON and SALLIE WARTON. He was born 1785 in Orange County, Virginia1, and died 1857 in Sumter County, Alabama1.
11. THOMAS B.3 LANCASTER (RICHARD2, ROBERT1)1 was born Abt. 1788 in Orange County, Virginia1, and died 1857 in Orange County, Virginia1. He married MARY WHARTON1 12 Mar 1821 in Louisa County, Virginia1, daughter of SAMUEL WHARTON. She was born 1793 in Virginia1.
12. JONATHAN L.3 LANCASTER, SR. (RICHARD2, ROBERT1)1 was born 1792 in Orange County, Virginia1, and died 1852 in Sumter County, Alabama1. He married SARAH "SALLY" HERNDON1 22 Dec 1820 in Orange County, Virginia1, daughter of JOHN G. HERNDON. She was born 1794 in Orange County, Virginia1, and died 1866 in Orange County, Virginia1.
13. BARTLETT3 LANCASTER (RICHARD2, ROBERT1)1 was born 04 Feb 1796 in Orange County, Virginia1, and died 23 Apr 1861 in Wayne County, Iowa1. He married MARY ANN M. HUGHES1 20 Dec 1821 in Franklin County, Kentucky1, daughter of ABIJAH HUGHES and SUSANNAH PACE. She was born 1797 in Franklin County, Kentucky1, and died Bet. 1860 - 1870 in Iowa.
14. MASON S.3 LANCASTER (RICHARD2, ROBERT1)1 was born 1803 in Orange County, Virginia1. He married NANCY SOUTHERLAND1 20 Dec 1825 in Orange County, Virginia1. She was born 1800 in Orange County, Virginia1.
15. BENJAMIN3 LANCASTER, SR. (JOHN A.2, ROBERT1)1 was born 1779 in Orange County, Virginia1. He married ANN ELIZABETH HUTCHINSON1 23 Dec 1800 in Orange County, Virginia1. She was born Bef. 1782 in Orange County, Virginia1.
16. EDMUND T.3 LANCASTER (JOHN A.2, ROBERT1)1 was born 1783 in Orange County, Virginia1, and died 1844 in Orange County, Virginia1. He married SARAH "SALLY" COOPER1 18 Dec 1804 in Orange County, Virginia1. She was born 1786 in Virginia1, and died in Orange County, Virginia1.
17. ELIZABETH "BETSY"3 LANCASTER (JOHN A.2, ROBERT1)1 was born Bef. 1795 in Orange County, Virginia1. She married HEZEKIAH RICHARDS1 27 Dec 1813 in Orange County, Virginia1, son of RICHARD RICHARDS. He was born Bef. 1792 in Virginia1.
18. JOHN3 LANCASTER (JOHN A.2, ROBERT1)1 was born 1774 in Orange County, Virginia1. He married HANNAH UNKNOWN1. She was born 1778 in Virginia1.
19. MARTHA3 LANCASTER (JOHN A.2, ROBERT1)1 was born 20 Jan 1781 in Orange County, Virginia1, and died 1850 in Orange County, Virginia1. She married WILLIAM BENNETT WEBB1 22 Sep 1806 in Orange County, Virginia1, son of RICHARD C. WEBB. He was born 1769 in Orange County, Virginia1, and died 1840 in Orange County, Virginia1.


For a census of the graves in Mt. Herman Cemetery in York, Sumter County, AL, taken May 2, 2007, see my link at the top.

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