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Charles Sellman (1722 - 1770)

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Charles Sellman
Born in Accomac, Accomack Co., Virginiamap
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Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
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Died in Anne Arundel Co., Marylandmap
Profile last modified | Created 4 Mar 2016
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Charles Sellman was born 5 August 1722 in Accomac, Accomack Co., Virginia, the son of William Sellman and his wife, Ann West

Married Elizabeth Gassaway the daughter of Nicholas Gassaway and his wife Elizabeth Hawkins, in 1745 probably in Accomack Co., Virginia

The children of Charles Sellman and Elizabeth Gassaway were:

1 Margaret Sellman born 1740 in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland. She married Joshua Hobbs.

2. Anne Sellman, born 1741 at Anne Arundel, Maryland.

3. Gassaway Sellman born about 1745 in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland and died in Frederick Co., Maryland on 27 May 1823. He married Francis Davis’ widow, Catherine and they had six children.

4. John Sellman born about 1748 in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland. He married Elizabeth (Betsy) Phelps. They had six children. He died October 1816 in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland.

Charles Sellman died 20 December 1770 in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland[1]


  1. Candace Lazzaro [1]
  • Will of Nicholas Gassaway of Anne Arundel Co., dated 18 Feb 1757
  • Will of William Sellamn of Anne Arundel co., dated 11 Feb 742/3 / 31st March 1743
  • Early Families of Southern Maryland, Vol 2,”the Lawrence Family”
  • Anne Arundel Gentry Vol 1 “The Gassaway Family.”
  • Our Family Tree [2]

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