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John (Cannaday) Canaday Sr. (abt. 1680 - 1753)

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John Canaday Sr. formerly Cannaday aka Cannady
Born about in Somerset, Marylandmap
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Husband of — married in Kent County, Marylandmap
Descendants descendants
Father of
Died in Marylandmap
Profile last modified | Created 7 Jun 2011
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Biography

JOHN CANADAY was born circa 1680 in Somerset County, Maryland.

John Canaday married Elizabeth Douge or Duke [(ca. 1680-1750), the daughter of Henry Douge or Duke (ca. 1662-after 1682 of Kent, Maryland) and Elvira Canaday (b. c. 1660)] on 31 May 1701 at St Pauls Parish, Kent, Maryland.[1] Regarding Elizabeth Douge or Duke's origins, her mother Elivra Canaday was a daughter of William Canaday (ca. 1647-1681) and Anne Fisher; thus, John Canaday married his niece; although this report is from matching data on Ancestry.com and is therefore, unconfirmed.

Children of JOHN CANADAY and Elizabeth Donze were:

  1. JOHN CANADAY, b. c. 1707, Somerset County, Maryland
  2. JANE CANADAY, b. 1714; m. WILLIAM BOWERS, April 21, 1731
  3. CHARLES CANADAY, b. 1715, Kent County, Maryland; d. 1745, New London County, Virginia
  4. MARY CANADAY, b. 1716; m. JOHN VAIN, November 27, 1734
  5. DANIEL CANADAY, b. 1718

Property: Has his own cattle marks registered in 1770


Research Notes

. JOHN2 CANADAY (WILLIAM1) was born Abt. 1680 in Somerset County, Maryland, and died Unknown. He married UNKNOWN.

More About JOHN CANADAY: Property: 1770, Has his own cattle marks registered in 1770

Children of JOHN CANADAY and UNKNOWN are: 3. i. JOHN3 CANADAY, b. Abt. 1707, Somerset County, Maryland; d. Unknown. ii. JANE CANADAY, b. 1714; d. Unknown; m. WILLIAM BOWERS, April 21, 1731. iii. CHARLES CANADAY, b. 1715, Kent County, Maryland; d. 1745, New London County, Virginia. iv. MARY CANADAY, b. 1716; d. Unknown; m. JOHN VAIN, November 27, 1734. v. DANIEL CANADAY, b. 1718.

Sources

  1. "Maryland Marriages, 1666-1970," database, FamilySearch : 11 Feb 2018, John Canaday and Elizabeth Donze (sic), 31 May 1701; citing Saint Pauls Parish, Kent, Maryland, reference FHL microfilm 14,206.

Acknowledgments

  • WikiTree profile Cannaday-21 created through the import of FISCUS Family Tree.ged on 6 Jun 2011 by Liisa Small. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Liisa and others.
  • WikiTree profile Canaday-35 created through the import of FISCUS Family Tree.ged on 6 Jun 2011 by Liisa Small.
  • WikiTree profile Canaday-40 created through the import of FISCUS Family Tree.ged on 6 Jun 2011 by Liisa Small.


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On 11 Jan 2019 at 00:54 GMT Anonymous Hankins wrote:

Canaday-194 and Cannaday-21 appear to represent the same person because: Same person, same son, same Father.




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