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1.SAMUEL PURVIANCE(JOHN 5, JACQUE 4, JACQUES 3 DE PURVAIANCE, JON 2, JON 1) was born Abt. 1701.He married LETTICE DINSMORE April 20, 1725 in Northern Ireland.
Children of SAMUEL PURVIANCE and LETTICE DINSMORE are:
i. JAMES PURVIANCE, b. January 25, 1725/26, Ireland.
ii. SAMUEL DINSMORE PURVIANCE, b. September 24, 1728, Ireland; d. 1778.
iii. WILLIAM PURVIANCE, b. September 04, 1730, Ireland.
iv. ALEXANDER PURVIANCE, b. September 04, 1732.
v. SALLY PURVIANCE, b. October 10, 1732, Ireland.
vi. ROBERT PURVIANCE, b. June 02, 1734, Ireland; d. 1806.
vii. ELIZABETH PURVIANCE, b. July 07, 1736, Ireland.
viii. DAVID PURVIANCE, b. May 28, 1738, Ireland.
ix. JOSEPH PURVIANCE, b. May 28, 1738, Ireland.
x. JEAN PURVIANCE, b. 1740, Ireland.
xi. JOHN PURVIANCE, b. November 30, 1742, Ireland; d. 1821, Washington , Pa.
2. ROBERT PURVIANCE (SAMUEL 6, JOHN 5, JACQUE 4, JACQUES 3 DE PURVAIANCE, JON 2, JON 1) was born June 02, 1734 in Ireland, and died 1806.He married FRANCIS YOUNG.
Children of ROBERT PURVIANCE and FRANCIS YOUNG are:
i. FRANCES PURVIANCE, m. ANDREW HAZELHURST.
ii. JOHN PURVIANCE, b. 1767; d. 1769.
iii. JANE PURVIANCE, b. 1768; d. 1769.
iv. LETITIA PURVIANCE, b. 1770; d. 1794.
v. JAMES PURVIANCE, b. 1772; d. June 14, 1836.
vi. JOHN PURVIANCE, b. 1774; d. September 21, 1854.
vii. SAMUEL PURVIANCE, b. 1776; d. 1847.
viii. HUGH YOUNG PURVIANCE, b. 1777; d. January 04, 1801, Jacquemal.
ix. WILLIAM YOUNG PURVIANCE, b. 1778; d. 1868.
x. ROBERT J. PURVIANCE, b. 1780; d. May 03, 1858; m. FRANCES YOUNG.
xi. JANE PURVIANCE, b. Abt. 1781.
JOHN PURVIANCE (ROBERT 7, SAMUEL 6, JOHN 5, JACQUE 4, JACQUES 3 DE PURVAIANCE, JON 2, JON 1) was born 1774, and died September 21, 1854.He married ABIGAIL DUGAN January 03, 1797, daughter of CUMBERLAND DUGAN.
Notes for JOHN PURVIANCE:
He graduated from Dickinson College, Pa., and studied law in the office of Robert Smith in Baltimore.He was admitted to the Bar in 1793. On the 7th of May 1833, he was appointed Justice of the Sixth Judicial District of Maryland
Children of JOHN PURVIANCE and ABIGAIL DUGAN are:
i. GEORGE D. PURVIANCE,
ii. ROBERT PURVIANCE, b. 1802.
iii. JOHN PURVIANCE, b. 1803.
iv. JANE S. PURVIANCE, b. 1805; d. 1835.
v. MARGARET S. PURVIANCE, b. 1808; d. Aft. 1806.
vi. FRANCES SUSAN PURVIANCE, b. 1810.
vii. JOHN C. PURVIANCE, b. 1812.
GEORGE D. PURVIANCE(JOHN 8, ROBERT 7, SAMUEL 6, JOHN 5, JACQUE 4, JACQUES3 DE PURVAIANCE, JON 2, JON 1) died April 07, 1873.He married EMILY J. ATHERTON December 13, 1850 in Philadelphia, PA.
Notes for GEORGE D. PURVIANCE:
Pastor of the Fourth Presbyterian Church, Baltimore. No further record.
Marriage Notes for GEORGE PURVIANCE and EMILY ATHERTON: Married by Bishop Potter.