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Patrick Ewing Esq.Age: 81 years17371819

Name
Patrick Ewing Esq.
Type
birth name
Given names
Patrick
Surname
Ewing
Name suffix
Esq.
Also known as
A Patriot
Also known as
Captain Patrick Ewing
Also known as
DAR Ancestor: A038098
Birth July 1, 1737 33
Military
House of Delegates, Cecil County (1790-1794)

Birth of a brotherNathaniel Ewing
about 1742 (Age 4 years)
Death of a fatherJoshua Ewing
August 9, 1753 (Age 16 years)
Cecil County, Maryland, USA
Latitude: N39.631379 Longitude: W75.912663

MarriageJane PorterView this family
about 1760 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a son
#1
William Ewing
about 1770 (Age 32 years)

Birth of a son
#2
Samuel E Ewing
about 1772 (Age 34 years)
Military
Maryland Congressional Delegate 1776
May 8, 1776 (Age 38 years)
Note: 1776.] PROCEEDINGS OF THE CONVENTION. 125
Military
Captain - Continental Army - 1st Maryland Regiment
1776 (Age 38 years)
Birth of a son
#3
Putman Ewing
about 1776 (Age 38 years)

Property
Land on or near Octoraro Creek

Kentucky County, Virginia Formed December 31, 1776 (Age 39 years)

Note: Kentucky County (then alternately spelled Kentucke County) was formed by the Commonwealth of Virginia by dividing Fincastle County, VA. into three new counties: Kentucky, Washington, and Montgomery, effective December 31, 1776. During the three and one-half years of Kentucky County's existence, its seat of government was Harrodstown (then also known as Oldtown, later renamed Harrodsburg).
Articles of Confederation November 17, 1777 (Age 40 years)

Note: The Continental Congress submitted the Articles of Confederation to the states for ratification. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Articles_of_Confederation
Kentucky County, Virginia Abolished June 30, 1780 (Age 42 years)

Note: Kentucky County was abolished on June 30, 1780, when it was divided into Fayette, Jefferson, and Lincoln counties of Virginia.[1] These later petitioned together to separate from Virginia, which was approved by the Virginia House of Delegates.
Death of a wifeJane Porter
before July 16, 1789 (Age 52 years)

MarriageElizabeth PorterView this family
July 16, 1789 (Age 52 years)
Occupation
Justice of Peace & Orphans Court
between 1784 and 1789 (Age 46 years)
Employer: Cecil County Government
Census August 2, 1790 (Age 53 years)
Birth of a son
#4
Patrick Jr. Ewing
about 1791 (Age 53 years)
Kentucky Becomes 15th State June 25, 1792 (Age 54 years)

Note:
Lincoln County, Kentucky Formed June 25, 1792 (Age 54 years)

Note: Lincoln was one of the original three counties formed out of Virginia's Kentucky County. (The other two were Fayette and Jefferson counties.) These three were separated from Virginia to create the Commonwealth of Kentucky in 1792.
George Washington Relected December 5, 1792 (Age 55 years)

Note: Geo. Washington relected to his second term as president.
Knox County, Kentucky Formed December 19, 1799 (Age 62 years)

Note: Knox County was officially formed on December 19, 1799. Losing counties were Lincoln County.
Census August 4, 1800 (Age 63 years)
Rockcastle County, Kentucky Formed January 8, 1810 (Age 72 years)

Note: Rockcastle County was officially formed on January 8, 1810. Losing counties were Lincoln, Pulaski, Madison and Knox counties.
Census August 6, 1810 (Age 73 years)
New Madrid Earthquake December 16, 1811 (Age 74 years)

Note: New Madrid Earthquake reverses course of Mississippi River.(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Madrid_earthquake)
Death of a sonWilliam Ewing
about 1819 (Age 81 years)
Harlan County, Kentucky Formed January 28, 1819 (Age 81 years)

Note: Harlan County was officially formed on January 28, 1819. Losing counties were Knox County.
Number of marriages
2

Death April 11, 1819 (Age 81 years)
Burial April 11, 1819 (on the date of death)
Cemetery: West Nottingham Meeting House Cemetery
Note: Birth: Feb. 1, 1737
Note: Find A Grave Memorial# 57469207

Unique identifier
258BEA580730D81187500000C07217C7F9D9

Last change April 11, 201815:41:50

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
himself
brother
brother
younger brother
sister
sister
Family with Jane Porter - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1760Cecil County, Maryland, USA
11 years
son
3 years
son
5 years
son
Family with Elizabeth Porter - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: July 16, 1789Cecil County, Maryland, USA
3 years
son

Military
1776.] PROCEEDINGS OF THE CONVENTION. 125 At a convention of DELEGATES, chosen by the several counties of the province of Maryland, at the city of Annapolis, on Wednes- day the 8th of May, 1776. PRESENT. For St. Mary's county. Patrick Ewing, Richard Barnes, William Currer. John Reider, Kent. Athanasius Ford. Peregrine Letherbury, Charles. William Sluby, Josias Hawkins, Thomas Ringgold. Robert T. Hooe, Queen Anne's. William Harrison, James Hollyday, Joseph H. Harrison. Turbutt Wright, Calvert. Thomas Wright, Edward Gantt, Richard T. Earle, Patrick Smith, James Tilghman, William Allein. Talbot. Prince George's. James Lloyd Chamberlaine, Thomas Contee, Nicholas Thomas, Robert Tyler. Pollard Edmondson. Anne Arundel. Dorchester. Charles Carroll, barrister, Robert Goldsborough, Thomas Johnson, jr. Henry Hooper, Frederick. Lower district. James Murray, Henry Griffith. John Ennals. Middle. Caroline. Charles Beatty, Nathaniel Potter, Baker Johnson. William Richardson, Upper. Henry Dickinson, William Baird. Richard Mason. Baltimore. Somerset. Benjamin Nicholson, George Dasheill, Walter Tolley, jr. Gustavus Scott, Harford. Peter Waters. Thomas Bond. Worcester. Cecil. Peter Chaille, John Veazey, jr. Samuel Handy, Joseph Gilpin, John Done, John D. Thompson, Joseph Dasheill. The honorable CHARLES CARROLL, Esq., barrister, was cho- sen president.
Number of marriages
Married 1st - Jane Porter Married 2nd - Elizabeth Porter, Jane's sister. Remarkable coincidence to the Mel Gibson's movie, Patriot
Burial
Birth: Feb. 1, 1737 Death: Apr. 11, 1819 Patrick Ewing (1737-1819) served in the Revolutionary War as Assistant Commissary of Purchases in Cecil County, Maryland. Served in Maryland Provincial Convention and as a Justice of the Peace from Cecil County, Maryland. Buried at Polk Cemetery near Rising Sun, Maryland. Polk Cemetery destroyed. Marker placed by EWING Descendants, members of Alaska Chapter and Col. John Mitchell Chapter, Alaska Society, NSDAR, CAR and SAR and Charity Stille Langstaff Chapter, Missouri Society NSDAR. Erected October 1998 at the Ewing Plot at West Nottingham Presbyterian Church Cemetery in Cecil County, Maryland.
Burial
Find A Grave Memorial# 57469207
Note
PATRICK4 EWING , CAPT. (JOSHUA3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born February 01, 1736/37, and died April 11, 1819. He married (1) JANE PORTER Unknown, daughter of JAMES PORTER and ELEANOR GILLESPIE. He married (2) ELIZABETH PORTER Unknown, daughter of JAMES PORTER and ELEANOR GILLESPIE, daughter of George Gillespie who was born 1685. Notes on JAMES PORTER AND ELEANOR: Came to America in the 1725 Immigration with Nathaniel Ewing. Notes for PATRICK EWING , CAPT.: Captain Patrick Ewing served in Rev. War. at the Commissary in Md. and at Valley Forge. His wife Jane died and he married her sister Elizabeth. ref. Ellsworth S. Ewings chart on Joshua Ewings line. Joshua Ewing left Patrick and Robert (oldest sons) a plantation he bought from Jared Nelson called "Borans Forrest & "Addition To Success" Patrick was executor along with his Mother Jane of Joshuas Will which is in: Will Book 28, Pages 542-543-544 from HALL OF RECORDS, General Services Dept. P O Box 828, Annapolis, Md. 21401 ***************************** October 28, 2011 Burial: Date: 1819 Place: West Nottingham Presbyterian Church Cemetery, West Nottingham, Cecil County, Maryland Note: [McNutt7.FTW] Captain Patrick Ewing's Bible shows he was son of Joshua Ewing of Cecil Co MD. Captain Patrick Ewing served in American Revolutionary War. He was most active and vigorous in the Patriot cause; he was at the Commissary in Md. and at Valley. He was a member of the Maryland convention that formed the Constitution in 1776 [McSherry's History 399], and was Assistant Deputy in Cecil County, Maryland. His wife Jane Porter died and he married her sister Elizabeth Porter. Ref. Ellsworth S. Ewings chart on Joshua Ewings line. Joshua Ewing left Patrick and Robert (oldest sons) a plantation he bought from Jared Nelson called "Borans Forrest & "Addition To Success." Patrick was executor along with his Mother Jane of Joshuas Will which is in Will Book 28, Pages 542-543-544 from HALL OF RECORDS, General Services Dept. P O Box 828, Annapolis, Md. 21401. References: Clan Ewing of Scotland by Elbert William Robinso Ewing, p. 185-6 &198-202; Maryland Revolutionary Records 1897; Portrait & Biographical record of Harford & Cecil Counties & etc.; Johnson's History of Cecil Md, p. 321-322; Archives of Maryland p. 518 See Elsie Jean Hurd Watson, DAR National No 378866, A321-322pp Ref No 245857, dated 20 Oct 1948; Chapter Kentucky Path Middlesboro, Kentucky, USA (also verified by Nat No 286048; see also Nat No 83501).
Census1790 USA Census - Patrick Ewing Family - Cecil County, Maryland1790 USA Census - Patrick Ewing Family - Cecil County, Maryland
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