Family Group Sheet

HUSBAND Gilchrist PORTER64
 Birth

1 November 1817

Windsor Lodge, Culpepper, VA24,25,55,65,66
Census

1820

Culpepper, Culpepper, VA601
Emigration

October 1835

From Virginia to Pike Co, MO617
Occupation

1837

admitted to the bar; Troy, Lincoln, MO618
Elected

1838

Circuit attorney - 3rd Judicial Circuit; Bowling Green, Pike, MO619,620
Elected

1840

Circuit attorney - 3rd Judicial Circuit; Pike Co, MO621
Elected

1844

representative in the state legislature; Pike Co, MO622
Census

1850

Slave Schedule, Bowling Green, Bowling Green, Pike, MO623
Elected

1850

the representative to Congress; Bowling Green, Pike, MO624
Nominated

1 June 1850

nominated for Congress, MO 2nd Dist; Missouri625,626
Nominated

1852

US Reg - 2nd Dist, MO; Marion County, MO627
City Dir.

1853

Washington, DC628
Elected

1854

representative to Congress; Hannibal, Marion, MO629
Occupation

28 December 1854

Attorney-at-law; Hannibal, Marion, MO630
Land Sale

2 December 1857

SE 1/4 of NW 1/4 Sec 6 T56 R7 West - 40 acres; Hannibal, Marion, MO631
Land Sale

7 December 1857

For Sydnor to Geo Sheets - NE 1/4 Sec 6 T56 R7; Hannibal, Marion, MO632
Land Acq

25 June 1858

Lots 1 & 2 of Block 1 of Out Lot Number 59; Hannibal, Marion, MO633
Land Acq

14 April 1859

Lots 1, 2 & 3 of Wardlaws addition to Hannibal; Hannibal, Marion, MO634
Land Sale

3 December 1859

S 1/2 Lot 1 in block 1 in Louthans Addition; Hannibal, Marion, MO635
Land Sale

10 December 1859

N 1/2 of Lot 2 in Block 1 of Louthans addition; Hannibal, Marion, MO636
Census

1860

Slave Schedule, Hannibal, Marion, MO637
City Dir.

1859/60

Hannibal, Marion, MO638
Land Sale

12 September 1860

S 1/2 Lot 2 on Block 1 of Louthans, addition to city; Hannibal, Marion, MO639
Land Sale

after 12 September 1860

Correction Deed; Hannibal, Marion, MO640
Land Acq

18 September 1860

Lots 16 Block 7 Wardlaws addition; Hannibal, Marion, MO641
Appt

1861

Circuit Judge; Hannibal, Marion, MO642
Land Sale

5 May 1864

Lots 1 & 2 Wardlaws Addition; Hannibal, Marion, MO643
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, MO644
Land Acq

14 April 1865

N 1/2 of Lot 2 Block 1 in Louthans Addition; Hannibal, Marion, MO645
Tax

September 1865

District 3, Hannibal, MO646
City Dir.

1866

Hannibal, Marion, MO638
Land Acq

3 December 1866

N 1/2 Lot 3 in Block 19 in Hannibal; Hannibal, Marion, MO647
Land Sale

10 April 1867

N 1/2 Lot 3 in Block 19; Hannibal, Marion, MO648
Elected

27 November 1868

Elected, Judge, 4th Dist. Circuit Court; Hannibal, Marion, MO649
Land Acq

31 July 1869

Residence constructed circa 1855; 301 Mississippi Ave., Clarksville, Pike, MO650,651
Death

1 November 1894

Hannibal, Marion, MO24,71,72,73,74,75,76
Burial

2 November 1894

Riverside Cemetery, Hannibal, Marion, MO652
Probate

29 January 1898

Hannibal, Marion, MO653,654
Ref #

 

584;
Census (fam)

1840

, Pike, MO655
Marriage

25 February 1840

Forest Levee Plantation, Bowling Green, Pike, MO67,68,69,70
Census (fam)

1850

Bowling Green, Pike, MO406
Census (fam)

1860

Hannibal, Marion, MO407
Census (fam)

1870

Clarksville, Pike, MO408
Census (fam)

1880

Clarksville, Pike, MO656
FatherWilliam PORTER
MotherMary McCauley "Polly" DUNCANSON
WIFE Comfort Worthington "Cummie" DORSEY
 Birth

6 March 1823

Ellicott Mills, Anne Arundel, MD24,89,90
Census

1830

Baltimore, Baltimore, MD657
Education

1842–1844

Pataspsco Female Institute; Ellicott Mills, Anne Arundel, MD658,659
Death

8 August 1892

Hannibal, Marion, MO24,91,92,93
Burial

9 August 1892

Riverside Cemetery, Hannibal, Marion, MO660
Ref #

 

585;
FatherEdward Worthington DORSEY
MotherEleanor Elizabeth BROWN
CHILDREN

F

Mary Eleanor "Ella" PORTER24
 Birth

4 May 1841

St. Francesville, Pike, MO24,407,661
Census

1850

Bowling Green, Pike, MO406
Census

1860

Hannibal, Marion, MO407
Death

20 March 1912

Hannibal, Marion, MO24,661,662
Burial

22 March 1912

Riverside Cemetery, Hannibal, Marion, MO661,662
Ref #

 

1009;
Marriage

4 December 1860

Aaron Righter LEVERING; Marion County, MO663,664,665,666

F

Emma Rebecca PORTER
 Birth

7 January 1844

Bowling Green, Pike, MO24,667,668
Death

1 January 1845

Cuivre Township, Pike, MO668,669
Burial

after 7 December 1845

Dorsey & Porter Family Cemetery, Bowling Green, Pike, MO670,671
Ref #

 

1010;

F

Elizabeth Rebecca PORTER
 Birth

4 October 1845

Bowling Green, Pike, MO24,672,673
Death

16 August 1847

Cuivre Township, Pike, MO24,672,673
Burial

after 16 August 1847

Dorsey & Porter Family Cemetery, Bowling Green, Pike, MO674,675
Ref #

 

971;

F

Julia PORTER20
 Birth

26 November 1847

Bowling Green, Pike, MO24,25
Census

1850

Bowling Green, Pike, MO406
Census

1860

Hannibal, Marion, MO407
Census

1870

Clarksville, Pike, MO408
Death

14 June 1883

Joplin, Jasper, MO24
Burial

after 14 June 1883

Riverside Cemetery, Hannibal, Marion, MO409
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, MO24,676,677
Census

1850

Bowling Green, Pike, MO406
Burial

after 16 November 1850

Dorsey & Porter Family Cemetery, Bowling Green, Pike, MO677,678
Death

16 November 1851

Cuivre Township, Pike, MO24,677,679
Ref #

 

970;

M

Edward Dorsey PORTER
 Birth

23 June 1852

Bowling Green, Pike, MO24,680
Census

1860

Hannibal, Marion, MO407
Occupation

1872

associate of RM Roberts in the mining industry; Joplin, Jasper, MO681
Misc

1878

was a charter member of the Knights of Pythias; Joplin, Jasper, MO682
Census

1880

Joplin, Jasper, MO405
Court Action

16 April 1883

Joplin, Jasper, MO683
Occupation

between 1885 and 1889

postmaster; Joplin, Jasper, MO684,685,686
Court Action

28 May 1886

Edward D Porter vs T B Dorsey; Kansas City, Jackson, MO687
Court Action

5 October 1886

Law Suit dismissed; Kansas City, Jackson, MO688,689
Death

23 June 1901

San Antonio, Bexar, Texas24,680,681,690
Burial

after 23 June 1901

Fairview Cemetery, Joplin, Jasper, MO690
Ref #

 

762;
Marriage

24 October 1888

Millie SCHNUR; Joplin, Jasper, MO691

F

Annie Dorsey ""Aunt Nannie"" PORTER
 Birth

10 October 1854

Hannibal, Marion, MO24
Census

1860

Hannibal, Marion, MO407
Census

1870

Clarksville, Pike, MO408
Census

1880

Clarksville, Pike, MO656
Land Acq

31 October 1897

$500 to ED Porter and wife Millie; Hannibal, Marion, MO692
Census

1900

Hannibal, Marion, MO693
Census

1910

Hannibal, Marion, MO694
Census

1920

Hannibal, Marion, MO695
Will

21 December 1923

Hannibal, Marion, MO696
Census

1930

Hannibal, Marion, MO697
Death

30 January 1940

Hannibal, Marion, MO24,698
Probate

15 February 1940

Hannibal, Marion, MO699
Probate

5 March 1943

Sale of property, Hannibal, Marion, MO700
Ref #

 

766;

F

Comfort Dorsey "Bird" PORTER
 Birth

29 May 1857

Hannibal, Marion, MO24
Census

1860

Hannibal, Marion, MO407
Census

1870

Clarksville, Pike, MO408
Census

1930

San Diego, San Diego, CA701
Misc

about 1930

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

3 January 1950

San Diego, San Diego, CA24,702
Ref #

 

616;
Marriage

18 October 1877

William H. SMITH; Hannibal, Marion, MO703,704

M

Gilchrist PORTER , Jr.
 Birth

14 October 1859

Hannibal, Marion, MO24
Census

1860

Hannibal, Marion, MO407
Death

13 December 1873

Clarksville, Pike, MO24
Ref #

 

969;

M

John Dorsey PORTER705,706
 Birth

1 December 1861

Clarksville, Pike, MO24
Census

1870

Clarksville, Pike, MO408
Census

1880

Clarksville, Pike, MO656
Residence

1893

Alamo, Baja CA, Mexico707
Misc

5 April 1893

received a letter "via San Diego" from Hannibal, MO; Alamo, Baja CA, Mexico708
Census

1910

Joplin, Jasper, MO709
Census

1920

Pajaro, Santa Cruz, CA710
Census

1930

Stockton, San Joaquin, CA711
Burial

1936

Rural Cemetery, Stockton, San Joaquin, CA712
Death

14 April 1936

Stockton, San Joaquin, CA55,713
Ref #

 

764;

M

William C. PORTER
 Birth

29 September 1864

Clarksville, Pike, MO24
Census

1870

Clarksville, Pike, MO408
Census

1880

Clarksville, Pike, MO656
Census

1930

Joplin, Jasper, MO714
Death

9 October 1934

coronary disease and coronary embolism; 1000 Hill St, Hannibal, Marion, MO715
Burial

10 October 1934

Riverside Cemetery, Hannibal, Marion, MO716
Ref #

 

763;
Marriage

25 April 1895

Juanita WITTICH; Carthage, Jasper, MO717,718

M

Charles U. PORTER
 Birth

9 April 1867

St. Louis, St. Louis, MO24
Census

1870

Clarksville, Pike, MO408
Census

1880

Clarksville, Pike, MO719
Death

1 March 1922

Joplin, Jasper, MO55,720
Ref #

 

765;
Marriage

1900

Ellen HARRISON; 721,722