Family Group Sheet

HUSBAND Gilchrist PORTER65
 Birth

1 November 1817

Windsor Lodge, Culpepper, VA24,25,56,66,67
Census

1820

Culpepper, Culpepper, VA604
Emigration

October 1835

From Virginia to Pike Co, MO620
Occupation

1837

admitted to the bar; Troy, Lincoln, MO621
Elected

1838

Circuit attorney - 3rd Judicial Circuit; Bowling Green, Pike, MO622,623
Elected

1840

Circuit attorney - 3rd Judicial Circuit; Pike Co, MO624
Elected

1844

representative in the state legislature; Pike Co, MO625
Census

1850

Slave Schedule, Bowling Green, Bowling Green, Pike, MO626
Elected

1850

the representative to Congress; Bowling Green, Pike, MO627
Nominated

1 June 1850

nominated for Congress, MO 2nd Dist; Missouri628,629
Nominated

1852

US Reg - 2nd Dist, MO; Marion County, MO630
City Dir.

1853

Washington, DC631
Elected

1854

representative to Congress; Hannibal, Marion, MO632
Occupation

28 December 1854

Attorney-at-law; Hannibal, Marion, MO633
Land Sale

2 December 1857

SE 1/4 of NW 1/4 Sec 6 T56 R7 West - 40 acres; Hannibal, Marion, MO634
Land Sale

7 December 1857

For Sydnor to Geo Sheets - NE 1/4 Sec 6 T56 R7; Hannibal, Marion, MO635
Land Acq

25 June 1858

Lots 1 & 2 of Block 1 of Out Lot Number 59; Hannibal, Marion, MO636
Land Acq

14 April 1859

Lots 1, 2 & 3 of Wardlaws addition to Hannibal; Hannibal, Marion, MO637
Land Sale

3 December 1859

S 1/2 Lot 1 in block 1 in Louthans Addition; Hannibal, Marion, MO638
Land Sale

10 December 1859

N 1/2 of Lot 2 in Block 1 of Louthans addition; Hannibal, Marion, MO639
Census

1860

Slave Schedule, Hannibal, Marion, MO640
City Dir.

1859/60

Hannibal, Marion, MO641
Land Sale

12 September 1860

S 1/2 Lot 2 on Block 1 of Louthans, addition to city; Hannibal, Marion, MO642
Land Sale

after 12 September 1860

Correction Deed; Hannibal, Marion, MO643
Land Acq

18 September 1860

Lots 16 Block 7 Wardlaws addition; Hannibal, Marion, MO644
Appt

1861

Circuit Judge; Hannibal, Marion, MO645
Land Sale

5 May 1864

Lots 1 & 2 Wardlaws Addition; Hannibal, Marion, MO646
Land Acq

21 December 1864

S 1/2 of Lot 3 in Block 22 and 1/5 of Lot 2 in Block 22; Hannibal, Marion, MO647
Land Acq

14 April 1865

N 1/2 of Lot 2 Block 1 in Louthans Addition; Hannibal, Marion, MO648
Tax

September 1865

District 3, Hannibal, MO649
City Dir.

1866

Hannibal, Marion, MO641
Land Acq

3 December 1866

N 1/2 Lot 3 in Block 19 in Hannibal; Hannibal, Marion, MO650
Land Sale

10 April 1867

N 1/2 Lot 3 in Block 19; Hannibal, Marion, MO651
Elected

27 November 1868

Elected, Judge, 4th Dist. Circuit Court; Hannibal, Marion, MO652
Land Acq

31 July 1869

Residence constructed circa 1855; 301 Mississippi Ave., Clarksville, Pike, MO653,654
Death

1 November 1894

Hannibal, Marion, MO24,72,73,74,75,76,77
Burial

2 November 1894

Riverside Cemetery, Hannibal, Marion, MO655
Probate

29 January 1898

Hannibal, Marion, MO656,657
Ref #

 

584;
Census (fam)

1840

Pike Co, MO658
Marriage

25 February 1840

Forest Levee Plantation, Bowling Green, Pike, MO68,69,70,71
Census (fam)

1850

Bowling Green, Pike, MO409
Census (fam)

1860

Hannibal, Marion, MO410
Census (fam)

1870

Clarksville, Pike, MO411
Census (fam)

1880

Clarksville, Pike, MO659
FatherWilliam PORTER
MotherMary McCauley "Polly" DUNCANSON
WIFE Comfort Worthington "Cummie" DORSEY
 Birth

6 March 1823

Ellicott Mills, Anne Arundel, MD24,90,91
Census

1830

Baltimore, Baltimore, MD660
Education

1842–1844

Pataspsco Female Institute; Ellicott Mills, Anne Arundel, MD661,662
Death

8 August 1892

Hannibal, Marion, MO24,92,93,94
Burial

9 August 1892

Riverside Cemetery, Hannibal, Marion, MO663
Ref #

 

585;
FatherEdward Worthington DORSEY
MotherEleanor Elizabeth BROWN
CHILDREN

F

Mary Eleanor "Ella" PORTER24
 Birth

4 May 1841

St. Francesville, Pike, MO24,410,664
Census

1850

Bowling Green, Pike, MO409
Census

1860

Hannibal, Marion, MO410
Death

20 March 1912

Hannibal, Marion, MO24,664,665
Burial

22 March 1912

Riverside Cemetery, Hannibal, Marion, MO664,665
Ref #

 

1009;
Marriage

4 December 1860

Aaron Righter LEVERING; Marion County, MO666,667,668,669

F

Emma Rebecca PORTER
 Birth

7 January 1844

Bowling Green, Pike, MO24,670,671
Death

1 January 1845

Cuivre Township, Pike, MO671,672
Burial

after 7 December 1845

Dorsey & Porter Family Cemetery, Bowling Green, Pike, MO673,674
Ref #

 

1010;

F

Elizabeth Rebecca PORTER
 Birth

4 October 1845

Bowling Green, Pike, MO24,675,676
Death

16 August 1847

Cuivre Township, Pike, MO24,675,676
Burial

after 16 August 1847

Dorsey & Porter Family Cemetery, Bowling Green, Pike, MO677,678
Ref #

 

971;

F

Julia PORTER20
 Birth

26 November 1847

Bowling Green, Pike, MO24,25
Census

1850

Bowling Green, Pike, MO409
Census

1860

Hannibal, Marion, MO410
Census

1870

Clarksville, Pike, MO411
Death

14 June 1883

Joplin, Jasper, MO24
Burial

after 14 June 1883

Riverside Cemetery, Hannibal, Marion, MO412
Ref #

 

409;
Marriage

1 December 1870

Richard Morris ROBERTS; Clarksville, Pike, MO20,21,22

F

Marguerite (Margaret) D PORTER
 Birth

9 July 1849

Bowling Green, Pike, MO24,679,680
Census

1850

Bowling Green, Pike, MO409
Burial

after 16 November 1850

Dorsey & Porter Family Cemetery, Bowling Green, Pike, MO680,681
Death

16 November 1851

Cuivre Township, Pike, MO24,680,682
Ref #

 

970;

M

Edward Dorsey PORTER
 Birth

23 June 1852

Bowling Green, Pike, MO24,683
Census

1860

Hannibal, Marion, MO410
Occupation

1872

associate of RM Roberts in the mining industry; Joplin, Jasper, MO684
Misc

1878

was a charter member of the Knights of Pythias; Joplin, Jasper, MO685
Census

1880

Joplin, Jasper, MO686
Court Action

16 April 1883

Joplin, Jasper, MO687
Occupation

between 1885 and 1889

postmaster; Joplin, Jasper, MO688,689,690
Court Action

28 May 1886

Edward D Porter vs T B Dorsey; Kansas City, Jackson, MO691
Court Action

5 October 1886

Law Suit dismissed; Kansas City, Jackson, MO692,693
Death

23 June 1901

San Antonio, Bexar, Texas24,683,684,694
Burial

after 23 June 1901

Fairview Cemetery, Joplin, Jasper, MO694
Ref #

 

762;
Marriage

24 October 1888

Millie SCHNUR; Joplin, Jasper, MO695

F

Annie Dorsey ""Aunt Nannie"" PORTER
 Birth

10 October 1854

Hannibal, Marion, MO24
Census

1860

Hannibal, Marion, MO410
Census

1870

Clarksville, Pike, MO411
Census

1880

Clarksville, Pike, MO659
Land Acq

31 October 1897

$500 to ED Porter and wife Millie; Hannibal, Marion, MO696
Census

1900

Hannibal, Marion, MO697
Census

1910

Hannibal, Marion, MO698
Census

1920

Hannibal, Marion, MO699
Will

21 December 1923

Hannibal, Marion, MO700
Census

1930

Hannibal, Marion, MO701
Death

30 January 1940

Hannibal, Marion, MO24,702
Probate

15 February 1940

Hannibal, Marion, MO703
Probate

5 March 1943

Sale of property, Hannibal, Marion, MO704
Ref #

 

766;

F

Comfort Dorsey "Bird" PORTER
 Birth

29 May 1857

Hannibal, Marion, MO24
Census

1860

Hannibal, Marion, MO410
Census

1870

Clarksville, Pike, MO411
Census

1930

San Diego, San Diego, CA705
Misc

about 1930

donation list - unk date, unk cause; Stockton, San Joaquin, CA
Death

3 January 1950

San Diego, San Diego, CA24,706
Ref #

 

616;
Marriage

18 October 1877

William H. SMITH; Hannibal, Marion, MO707,708

M

Gilchrist PORTER , Jr.
 Birth

14 October 1859

Hannibal, Marion, MO24
Census

1860

Hannibal, Marion, MO410
Death

13 December 1873

Clarksville, Pike, MO24
Ref #

 

969;

M

John Dorsey PORTER709,710
 Birth

1 December 1861

Clarksville, Pike, MO24
Census

1870

Clarksville, Pike, MO411
Census

1880

Clarksville, Pike, MO659
Residence

1893

Alamo, Baja CA, Mexico711
Misc

5 April 1893

received a letter "via San Diego" from Hannibal, MO; Alamo, Baja CA, Mexico712
Census

1910

Joplin, Jasper, MO713
Census

1920

Pajaro, Santa Cruz, CA714
Census

1930

Stockton, San Joaquin, CA715
Burial

1936

Rural Cemetery, Stockton, San Joaquin, CA716
Death

14 April 1936

Stockton, San Joaquin, CA56,717
Ref #

 

764;

M

William C. PORTER
 Birth

29 September 1864

Clarksville, Pike, MO24
Census

1870

Clarksville, Pike, MO411
Census

1880

Clarksville, Pike, MO659
Census

1930

Joplin, Jasper, MO718
Death

9 October 1934

coronary disease and coronary embolism; 1000 Hill St, Hannibal, Marion, MO719
Burial

10 October 1934

Riverside Cemetery, Hannibal, Marion, MO720
Ref #

 

763;
Marriage

25 April 1895

Juanita WITTICH; Carthage, Jasper, MO721,722

M

Charles U. PORTER
 Birth

9 April 1867

St. Louis, St. Louis, MO24
Census

1870

Clarksville, Pike, MO411
Census

1880

Clarksville, Pike, MO723
Death

1 March 1922

Joplin, Jasper, MO56,724
Ref #

 

765;
Marriage

1900

Ellen HARRISON; 725,726