1. Joseph1 CROWN, born 1710, died and his funeral was held 21 Apr 1800, at Rock Creek, Montgomery Co., MD.The Trinity Parish Vestry Minutes of Charles Co., MD, for 3 April 1750 listed, "Jos. Crown, one Levy OverCharg'd.”
He married first, Mary Fectrer, circa 1742, in Charles Co., MD.She was born circa 1722, died before 1756 in Charles Co., MD.There was recorded in Charles Co. in 1744 a deed from Ann Fernly, widow, to her son, Thomas Fectrer, and to her daughter, Mary Crown, for “Naturall affection, and Motherly Love” all of her personal property.They were to be put in possession of her property at the time of her death.
He married second, Elizabeth Dyer, daughter of William and Susannah Dyer, before 1756.She was born 1726, died after 1776, probably in Montgomery Co., MD.In 1755 she was named in her father’s estate settlement.In 1757, payment was made to “Jos. Crown who married a daughter of the dec’d.”The administration account of her brother, William Dyer, dated 6 Sep 1769, administered by her brother, John Dyer , named the four brothers and five sisters of William Dyer and included Elizabeth Crown and Mary Crown.Elizabeth would have been the wife of Joseph, but it is unknown who Mary Crown would have been.Money due to Samuel Crown was also mentioned in this account.
Children of first marriage, all born in Charles Co., MD:
+ 2 i. Elisha2 Crown, b. 1743, d. 1780, Bladensburg, Prince George’s Co., MD.He m. Elizabeth Wirt 1775.
+ 3 ii. Samuel T. Crown, b. c1745, d. c1815, Washington, DC.
+ 4 iii. Joseph Crown, b. c1747, d. 1777, Charles Co., MD.He m.
5 iv. Josiah Crown, b. c1749, d. aft 1790.
+ 6 v. Lancelot Crown, b. 1750, d. aft 1830, District of Columbia.He m. Mary.
Children of second marriage, all born in Frederick Co., MD:
+ 7 vi. Gerrard Crown, b. 1756, d. Jul 1818, Montgomery Co., MD.He m. c1778, Dorothy.
8 vii. Catharine Penelope Crown, b. 1757, d. 28 Feb 1836, Rock Creek, Montgomery Co., MD.
9 viii. Sarah Crown, b. 1761.
10 ix. Arthur Roberson Crown, b. 31 Aug 1764, Rock Creek.
+ 11 x. Thomas Crown, b. 1769.