St. John's Parish Register

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The G2G Question is on John Paca

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ANSWER: YOU CAN search "Mrs. Ann Day" and then look for the year/state..and the maiden name will be there in ( ) IF she is there............



  • St. John's & St. George's Parish Registry Ledger - Transcription done circa 1800. Cite This Record: "Maryland, Church Records, 1668-1995," database, FamilySearch ( : 8 March 2021), Wm Pickett in entry for Sarah Pickett, 16 Jun 1713; citing Birth, Maryland, British Colonial America, multiple denominations and churches, Maryland; FHL microfilm .
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THIS IS also part of the U.S. Black Heritage Project it will have to be clear and direct to the point.
US Black Heritage Slavery Project Marriages in St. John's Parish Register, Joppa, Harford] 2 FREE SPACES
The goal of this project is to a copy of some of the records/ LINK some of the people of the Church together

Right now this project just has one member, me. I am Carole Taylor.

INDEX of Documents in Register

  1. image 3 INDEX to the REGISTER St.John's/St.George's Parishes Baltimore/Harford Counties ALPHABETICAL image 4 page 1 thru image 53 page 50 skip 7 images/picks up again image 60/page 50 thru image 316 page 309........2 pages APPENDIX
  2. page 1 of the RECORDS image 323 ENDS at image 519, BUT this changes, someone is adding pages................
  3. List of Person Catechised image 514/page 369
  4. Letter signed by Sappington W. Crampton image 519/520 and pages 379/380
  5. image 523 Proceedings of VESTRY 1735-1783
  6. LIST of Batchelors July 8 1760 image #700/ page 390/391
  7. LIST of Batchelors July 7 1761 image #705/ page 400/401
  8. LIST of Batchelors July 7 1762 image #707/ page 404/405
  9. July 1763... LIST of Batchelors image 708/ page 409
  10. "An Act for the Establishment of Religious Worship..." 12 pages= Image 727/ page 445 thru 733 page 460.
  11. INDEX of Vestry men ALPHABETICAL/pages to locate image 733 thru 773/pgs.1-31
  12. image 749 INDEX to the REGISTER St. George's Parishes Baltimore/Harford Counties ALPHABETICAL image 750 (or 776) page 1 thru image 938 page 156
  13. image 936 a 2 page History from the Churhman
  14. image 937 VESTRY Proceedings Vol.II ENDS- image 1025 page 175
  15. image 1026 page 175- The ENTRY records start St. George's Parish Register of Births Marriages & Deaths, 1631 - 1799
  16. image 1044 Births page 210 is the " Clerk John Stokes" birth/siblings


"The Brick Church in Joppa Town"] page 14 of 15
  1. Bishop W. R. Whittingham
  2. Bishop Rt. Rev. Thos. John Claggett Confirmed image 514/page368/369
  3. 1726 – 1738 The Rev. William Cauthorne (Cawthorn?)
  4. 1738 The Rev. Benedict Bourdillon (3 months)
  5. 1738 – 1742 The Rev. Henry Ogle
  6. 1742 – 1777 The Rev. Hugh Deans
  7. 1777 – 1779 ? Church Closed?
  8. 1779 – 1781 The Rev. George Hughes Worsley
  9. 1781 – 1785 The Rev. James Jones Wilmer
  10. 1786 – 1789 The Rev. Levi Heath
  11. 1789 – 1800 The Rev. John Coleman
  12. 1789 Rev. John Davis ............Marriage
  13. 1801 – 1803 The Rev. James Jones Wilmer (image #464 states, "End of Mr. Wilmer and the following are from Rev. Mr. Coleman. 1st one is 1798 date)
  14. (1804 – 1808 The Revs. John Allen and John Coleman: Periodic Supply Clergy)
  15. 1808 – 1812 The Rev. George D.S. Handy
  16. 1812 – 1816 The # Rev. John Coleman page 267 image462
  17. 1819 Rev. John R Keech Ordained Jan 24 1819/took charge of St. John's Feb 21 1819.
  18. 1846 Sappington W. Crampton
  19. Rev. John Ireland March 1787
  20. Rev. Fr. Andrew Lendrum aka Lundrum


  1. The Parish Registrar was Clerk Joshua Merricken (1686-1723)
  2. William Bradford Clerk of the Register
  3. Mr. Stephen W. Falls
  4. Col. Benjamin Rumsey, Esq


  1. Mr. John Ramsay (deceased
  2. "Mrs. Margaret Howard" Dec. (sorry, but can't find who Margaret _________was married to)
  3. Elizabeth Unknown-Sadler (NOT Sure but this is 1 Mrs. Sadler)
  4. Col. Edward A. Howard
  5. Mrs. Susan Tolley husband James Walter Tolley
  6. Mrs. Martha Gittings Withdrawn
  7. Miss Mary Ann Sadler
  8. Miss Emeline Hughes Deceased
  9. Mrs. Elizabeth Hughes is listed before Emeline, AND Emeline's father is William Hughes
  10. Miss Anna B. Courtney
  11. Miss Harriet Rumsey Deceased
  12. Miss Mary Rumsey
  13. Miss Amelia Rumsey, Removed
  14. Mrs. Caroline Rumsey , Dec. (this one does NOT look like the mom Howard-20582) This is PROBABLY all the same family, as the Hughes, above, mother & daughter.
  15. Mrs. Agnes A. Day-Howard Dec. husband Col. Edward Aquilla Howard
  16. Mrs. Julian Gittings husband, Dr David S. Gittings
  17. Mrs. Courtney dec'd (this could be Miss Anna Courtney-3448 mother)
  18. Mrs. Henrietta S. Falls husband is S.W. Falls, Registrar, below
  19. Mrs. Sarah Crooke-Buck dec'd husband, Joshua Buck
  20. Mrs. ____Roun Rem'd (none)
  21. [[ | Mr. Wm. Dimvutt]] Dec. (none spelled that way, anywhere)
  22. Mrs. Anna M. Day (none of the Day men are LINKED to a wife Ann M.
  23. Miss Nancy Treadway withdrawn
  24. Mr. Francis Grupy dec'd
  25. "returned" Mr. Stephen W. Falls withdrawn
  26. Miss Anna M. Hall dec'd
  27. Mrs. Ann Kennard, withdrawn (no maiden name)
  28. Mr. James Buck rem'd
  29. Mrs. Frances Wilson, (no maiden name)
  30. Miss ___________ Stearns rem'd (without her Given name, no luck)
  31. Mrs. Hannah Bosley-Gorsuch husband Charles Gorsuch IV
  32. Miss Margaretta Howard
  33. Mrs. ________Byass Dec'd
NEXT PAGE 317--------Robert's baptism puts an exact DATE on these Communicants 1846
  1. Miss Emily Howard, Rem'd
  2. Miss Mary Rumsay there is a Rumsey-1021 above
  3. Miss Mary J. Rumsay
  4. Miss Charlotte Hall, AND her sister Sophia, Withdrawn.
  5. Isaac I. Martin wth'd / Mrs. Julia Martin wth'd (appears to be Isaac's wife.)
  6. Mr. Thos. W. Hall / Mrs. Caroline Hall Joined St. Mary's Con.
  7. Francis H. Grupy Jr. wife- Christiana Albert
  8. " Mr. Robert S. Wilson, Deceased.". was listed in the Parish Register as a Communicant and Vestry, etc [1] Robert's baptism puts an exact DATE on these Communicants 1846
  9. Mrs. Charlotte Day (no maiden name/nothing found)
  10. Mrs. Charity Day, deceased. husband Ishmael Day
  11. Mrs. Ann Reynolds (no maiden name, nothing found)
  12. Miss Harriet Reynolds (maybe a daughter of Ann Reynolds?)
  13. Miss Anna Rebecca Reynolds (maybe a daughter of Ann Reynolds?)
  14. Mrs. Arabella Gittings husband Dr. David S. Gittings
  15. Mrs. Dr. Lenox Birckhead her name:Adarneria, from Denmark,
  16. Miss Jane M. Birckhead
  17. Miss Louisa Birckhead
  18. Mrs. Jerusha Sneed, rem. Dec. husband Richard Sneed
  19. Miss Rachel Cairnes
  20. Miss Susan H. Birckhead
  21. Mr. Raymond Auselmo Robinson
  22. Mr. John H. Birckhead
1846 S. W. Crampton Additional Communicants image 518*519 and pages 377-378 many are listed as Dec'd"


These are not listed here because they probably have Death ENTRIES.........
However, there are several women (AND A COUPLE MEN) listed by
St. John's Parish
  1. "1847 Feb. 5th Pvt. Herman S Thomas this day committed to the tomb. He fell in the Battle at Monterey, Sept. 23rd 1846."
  2. Mrs. Rusy 1823
  3. Mr. Knight May 15 1825
  4. Mrs. Miller Oct 2 1826
  5. Mrs. Thompson Dec 31 1826

People listed in the Register

Mostly from image 460 and back to the end the total images is 1286 but has gone up to 1360,,,
  1. Rev. Hugh Deans many letters on his profile
  2. Rev. James Jones Wilmer pg.267/268 have "3 sick children, baptized" with names
  3. Archibald RolloThe TEST of the Sacrament image 445/446/447/451 page 245
  4. Thomas Lawson Overseer of the Glebe Plantation page 247/image 452
  5. John Paca
  6. Dr. Josias Middlemore Sr. image 454/254 page Eulogy
  7. Cassandra Divers daughter of Annanias Divers

Marriages & Baptisms for Slaves & families in St. John's Parish Register

  1. Marriages in St. John's Parish Register, Joppa, Harford County, Maryland US Black Heritage Slavery Project

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