Mary Fitzsimmons1

#28428, (circa 1720 - )
Relationship1st cousin 8 times removed of Nelle Belle Bridges
Father*Nicholas Fitzsimmons1
Mother*Martha Morgan1 (s 1678 - )


Edward Norwood b. s 1720
Her married name was Norwood.2 
Birth*circa 1720She was born circa 1720 at MarylandG.3 
11 October 1743She was named in the will of Nicholas Fitzsimmons on 11 October 1743 at Baltimore Co., MarylandG.4 
Marriage*9 November 1746She married Edward Norwood on 9 November 1746 at St. Paul's Church, Baltimore Co., MarylandG; (poss.)2 


  1. [S1447] Jane Baldwin Cotton and Roberta Bolling Henry, compilers, The Maryland Calendar of Wills (Baltimore: Kohn & Pollock, 1904-1928), Will of Nicholas Fitzsimmons, 1743, q.v.
  2. [S452] Robert Barnes, compiler, Maryland Marriages 1634–1777 (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1975), online, p. 131. Edward Norwood and Mary Fitzsimmons, marr. 9 Nov 1746; citing 3 BA-160, St. Paul's Parish, copy made by Harrison, at Maryland Historical Society.
  3. [S520] VWH.
  4. [S1447] Jane Baldwin Cotton and Roberta Bolling Henry, Maryland Calendar of Wills, VIII:267
    To male hrs. of testator’s dau. Florah Dorsey, Wife of Joshua, “Knighton’s Fancy” and “Muscal’s Rest” on s. side of Patapsco R. Shd. she be Without male hrs. sd. land to go to poor of Anne Arundle Co. who belong to church of England or are Quakers.
    “ male hrs. of dau. Mary, dwelling plantation “Thomas’s Range,” “Bennett’s Range,” “Ball’s Addition.” Shd. she be without male hrs. to go to poor afsd.
    “ oldest dau. of dau. Florah, afsd. and her hrs., 1/2 of "Bullfords” or “Dear Bitt” at head of Back R. in lieu of such hrs. land to be distributed among daughters of Florah, afsd. and in lieu of such daus. to hrs. of testator.
    “ eldest dau. of testator's dau. Mary, residue of “Bullfords” or Dear Bitt,” in lieu of hrs. to be divided among daus. of Mary afsd. and in lieu of such daus. to hrs. of
    " dau. Mary, extx., residue of estate.

    Witn. John Orrick, Jr., Alex Cromwell, Sarah Cromwell. Probate 2 Jan 1743/4, Liber 23, p. 501.