John Herrington

1670–1737 (Age 67)
Talbot, Maryland, United States

The Life of John

When John Herrington was born in 1670, in Talbot, Maryland, United States, his father, Richard Herrington, was 20 and his mother, Maria Schermerhorn, was 25. He married Anna Sarah Phillips on 2 September 1712, in Saint Peters Parish, Talbot, Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 1 daughter. He died in 1737, in Saint Peters Parish, Talbot, Maryland, United States, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

John Herrington
1670–1737
Anna Sarah Phillips
1692–1762
Marriage: 2 September 1712
David Herrington
1710–1752
Hannah Harrington
1717–
William Harrington
1719–1750
Absalom Harrington
1725–
James Harrington
1727–
Anthony Harrington
1712–1771
Peter Herrington
1715–
John S Harrington
1716–1786

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
2 September 1712
Saint Peters Parish, Talbot, Maryland, United States
children

(8)

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Parents & Siblings

  • Richard Herrington

    Male1650–1720Male

  • Maria Schermerhorn

    Female1645–1681Female

siblings

(1)

Name Meaning

English:1. habitational name from Herrington in County Durham, possibly so named from an unattested Old English personal name Hȳra(from Old Enlish hȳra ‘servant’) + -ing- denoting association + denu ‘woodland’, ‘pasture’. 2. Possibly a variant of Harrington or a hypercorrected form of Errington .

Possible Related Names

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

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Notes for John Herrington and Sarah Phillips

Notes for Sarah Phillips: I believe this is not the same Sarah Phillips b. 1690, as shown in some records. I have found records that indicate that Sarah's parents were John and Sopia, but this line is …

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Sources (3)

  • John Herrington, "Maryland, Church Records, 1668-1995"
  • Maryland, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index, 1772-1890
  • Ancestry Family Trees

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