Dennis Springer and Ann Prickett
Archives, Newsletter, and "to be published" Book
e-mail me at RizerK@erinet.com Kathleen Rizer
We are preparing to publish a book preserving the lineages of over 16,000 18,000 19,20020,200 identified descendants (and their spouses) of the above couple.
Who are they?
Dennis Springer and Ann Prickett married 29 November 1736 in Burlington Co., New Jersey. By 1753 the family was living on Back Creek which was then in Frederick County, Virginia. Back Creek is now located in Berkeley County, West Virginia. Dennis Springer's Will is located in Will Book One of Frederick County. The Will was present 8 August 1760 and does name all of his eleven children.
During the following decade his children attained adulthood, married and started families. These Springers moved onto the western frontier. They located first in western Virginia, present day Fayette Co., Pennsylvania and what are now the counties of Monongalia and Marion in West Virginia. In the years that followed the Springers continued into Kentucky, Ohio, Indiana, and ever westward.
Dennis Springer had the following children. Our Springer family research group has been collecting, and correcting, data for nearly 20 years now on these individuals, and all their descendants.
Children of Dennis Springer and Ann Prickett:
Josiah Springer married Ann Jenkins (Small*)
Josiah born 28 Dec 1737
Hannah Springer married 1) James Jolliffe,
2) Charles Harryman, 3) John Tyler
Hannah born 6 Nov 1739
Zadock Springer married Mary _________
Zadock born 30 March 1742
Levi Springer married 1) Ann Gaddis,
2) Sarah Shepherd (Duke*)
Levi born 4 May 1744
Drusilla Springer married Zackquill Morgan
(his second wife)
Drusilla born 9 May 1745
Dennis Springer married Elizabeth Small
Dennis born 23 June 1748
Jacob Springer born 9 July 1750
Nathan Springer married 1) Hannah McDaniel,
2) Lydia (Watson*), 3) Mary (Rice*)
Nathan born 2 Dec 1752
Uriah Springer married Sarah Crawford (Harrison*)
Uriah born 18 Nov 1754
John Springer married Bashaba Merrifield
John born 15 April 1756
Job Springer born 23 April 1758
*denotes the surname from previous marriage.
My name is Kathleen Rizer. I serve as the family archivist, have published the newsletter, and am preparing the family book. But your help is MUCH NEEDED to get the book ready for publication.
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These are the number of individuals currently in each of the family files. These numbers represent descendants born or married prior to 1910:
Josiah 2,567> 3,143
Dennis 1,841> 2,280
Hannah 4,018> 5,000
Levi 1,977> 2,200
John 1,073> 1,350
Drusilla 3,320> 3,640
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