WILLIAM CANADAY was born about 1639 in England or more likely in Prince George, Somerset, Maryland, where his father, Cornelius Cannady (ca. 1601-after 1659), migrated. His mother, Susannah Byard (ca. 1615-1661) was from Sandhurst, Gloucestershire.
He married Anne Fisher 26 Apr 1668 in Somerset County, Maryland.
Among the children of WILLIAM CANADAY and ANNE FISHER were:
Mary Canneday, born 26 Jul 1669, Manoakin, Somerset, Maryland
William Canneday, born 22 Oct 1671, Manoakin, Somerset, Maryland
RICHARD CANADAY (ca. 1673-1749)
JOHN CANADAY (ca. 1680-1753), Somerset County, Maryland
William lived until about 1681 in Somerset County, Maryland. He later shows up in Edgecombe County, North Carolina, in 1683.
WILLIAM1 CANADAY was born Bet. 1645 - 1650 in Ireland or England, and died Unknown in Somerset County, Maryland. He married ANNE FISHER May 28, 1667 in Somerset County, Maryland.
Children of WILLIAM CANADAY and ANNE FISHER are:
2. i. JOHN2 CANADAY, b. Abt. 1680, Somerset County, Maryland; d. Unknown.
ii. RICHARD CANADAY, b. Abt. 1675.
↑ "Maryland Marriages, 1666-1970," database, FamilySearch: 11 Feb 2018, William Canneday (sic) and Anne Fischer (sic), 26 Apr 1668; citing Somerset, Maryland, reference 112; FHL microfilm 14,359.
↑ Maryland, Church Records, 1668-1995, database, FamilySearch: 16 Mar 2018, William Canneday in entry for Mary Canneday, 26 Jul 1669; citing Birth, Manoakin, Somerset Co., Maryland, United States, various libraries, churches, historical and national societies, private and public records; FHL microfilm 14,416.
↑ "Maryland Births and Christenings, 1650-1995," database, FamilySearch: 11 Feb 2018, William Canneday in entry for William Canneday, 22 Oct 1671; citing Manoakin, Somerset, Maryland; FHL microfilm 14,363.
↑ Maryland, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index, 1772-1890 (Census & Voter Lists): William Cannedy (sic), Residence: 1666 Cattle Marks, Somerset County, MD
↑ North Carolina, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index, 1790-1890 (Census & Voter Lists): William Canaday, Residence: 1683 Edgecombe County, NC.
↑ Please note that the following Ancestry.com backup may require subscriber account access to view the records. Migration Record: #S581518869 Place: Maryland; Year: 1671; Page Number: 78. Arrival date: 1671 Arrival place: Maryland