Susannah Smallwood

1760–1835 (Age 75)
Port Tobacco, Charles, Maryland, British Colonial America

The Life of Susannah

When Susannah Smallwood was born in 1760, in Port Tobacco, Charles, Maryland, British Colonial America, her father, James Smallwood III, was 54 and her mother, Susannah Marbury, was 39. She married Thomas Berry on 25 August 1781, in Prince George's, Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Maryland Point, Charles, Maryland, United States in 1800. She died in 1835, in Charles, Maryland, United States, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Berry
1734–1811
Susannah Smallwood
1760–1835
Marriage: 25 August 1781
George Berry
1772–
Bazil Berry
1774–
David Berry
1776–1834
Robert Berry
1778–
John Berry
1779–1855
Sally Berry
1782–1863
Nelly Berry
1784–
Rhelly Berry
1783–
Elizabeth Ann Berry
1791–
William Martin Berry
1796–1881

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 August 1781
Prince George's, Maryland, United States
children

(10)

    George Berry

    Male1772–Male

    Bazil Berry

    Male1774–Male

    David Berry

    Male1776–1834Male

    Robert Berry

    Male1778–Male

    Male1779–1855Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

    James Bidon Smallwood

    Male1737–1783Male

    William Marbury Smallwood

    Male1741–1806Male

    Female1742–1766Female

    Henry

    Male1744–Male

    Samuel Smallwood

    Male1748–1785Male

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 16

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 16

Maryland is the 7th state.
1781

Age 21

In 1781, Maryland donated land to be used for part of Washington, D. C.

Name Meaning

English (chiefly West Midlands): habitational name from a place in Cheshire, so called from Old English smæl ‘narrow’ + wudu ‘wood’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Susanna in entry for Elizabeth Ann Smalwood Bearry, "Maryland, Church Records, 1668-1995"
  • Susanna in entry for Elizabeth Ann Bearry, "Maryland Births and Christenings, 1650-1995"
  • Susanna Smallwood, "Maryland County Marriages, 1658-1940"

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