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FAMILY RECORD

The Self Family in the United States


FOURTH GENERATION:
JOHN SELF LINE


John Thomas James William

JOHN SELF LINE

JOHN COLE SELF
Died Apr. 16, 1801 in Montgomery County, MD. John Cole Self served in the 3rd MD Regiment from Apr. 25, 1778 to November 20, 1778. He m. Mar. 4, 1783 in Frederick County, MD., Rebecca Veatch.

CHILDREN:

1. *Polly
2. *William   NEW ENTRY
3. *Elizabeth

PRESLEY SELF
He m. Aug. 19, 1777 in Northumberland County, VA., Winney ---.

CHILD:

1. *Caty

MARY SELF
She m. Sep. 27, 1787 in Westmoreland County, VA., James Figgins. Went to Columbiana County, OH.

CHILDREN:

1.   *John b. 1797 d. 1874
2.   *Joseph b. 1819
3.   *James b. 1829 d. 1912

MARGARET SELF
She m. Sep. 18, 1795 in Westmoreland County, VA., John Brown.

ELIZABETH SELF
She m. --- Wodgerd or Woodward.

ANN SELF
She m. (1) Sept. 17, 1788 in Westmoreland County, VA., Obadiah Moss, b. about 1768 in VA and d. Mar. 24, 1821 in Stewart County, TN. The family went to Nash County, NC after 1789 and then to Roane County, TN before 1803; (2) Jeremiah Garner.

CHILDREN BY FIRST HUSBAND:

1.   John b. Aug. 1, 1789
2. *Martha ("Molly")
3. *Arnold b. Nov. 1, 1795 d. July 10, 1863
4. *Daniel b. ABT 1800
5. *Thomas b. May 17, 1803 d. Nov. 25, 1866
6.   Isaac b. 1805 d. Nov. 1860
7. *James b. 1806
8.   Joseph b. 1814 d. Jan. 1860
9.   Nathaniel b. Jan. 20, 1815

ELLENDER SELF
Died before 1775 in Frederick County, MD. She m. --- Plumer. Her son was in Franklin County, GA. after 1775, possibly with his father.

CHILD:

1. Elias b. BEF 1775


THOMAS SELF LINE

WILLIAM SELF
Born before 1737, probably in Northumberland County, VA. He m. Tabitha --- and went to Muskingum County, OH after 1772.

CHILDREN:

1. *Lucy b. Dec. 9, 1755
2. *Thomas b. Mar. 20, 1757
3. *John B. b. Mar. 4, 1759 d. 1826
4. *Keziah b. Feb. 24, 1761
5. *Mishel b. Jun 19, 1764 d. BEF 1806
6. *Sally b. Nov. 2, 1766
7. *Nancy b. June 8, 1769
8. *Alice b. Mar. 20, 1772 d. Jan. 5, 1852

ALICE SELF
Born about 1738. She m. about 1758 Mottram Bearcroft.

CHILDREN:

1. *Keziah b. Nov. 17, 1758
2.   William b. May 8, 1763
3.   Thomas b. Apr. 17, 1768
4. *Mottram b. Mar. 20, 1771
5.   Alice b. Oct. 12, 1773

THOMAS SELF
Born Oct 17, 1758. Thomas Self was a private in the Virginia Regiment of the Continental Line. He m. Jan. 17, 1781 in Northumberland County, VA Keziah Bearcroft, his niece.

CHILDREN:

1.   Elsie Banks b. Feb. 22, 1782 (could be Alice)
2.   James Blinco b. May 25, 1784
3. *Margaret Batten ("Peggy") b. June 9, 1787
4.   Thomas Bearcroft b. Jan. 2, 1790
5. *Joseph T.


JAMES SELF LINE

MATTHIAS SELF
Born 1753 in Northumberland County, VA. He was a 2nd Lieutenant in Capt. Smith’s Company in 1777, a Brevet Lieutenant in 1779, and a Captain in 1783. Went to Rockingham County before 1840. He m. Aug. 11, 1773 in Northumberland County, VA., Nancy Cole.

CHILDREN:

1.    Elizabeth b. 1775
2. *Ann Cole b. Aug. 24, 1776
3.   Hannah Trussel b. Apr. 5, 1778
4.   William Lane b. Mar. 17, 1780
5.   John Posey b. Dec. 30, 1781
6. *Thomas Chinn b. Nov. 20, 1783
7.   Bennie Cole b. Oct. 6, 1786
8. *Fanny Hanson b. June 15, 1788

ELIZABETH BATHEEN SELF
Born Feb. 16, 1758 in Northumberland County, VA. She m. Mar. 24, 1790 in Westmoreland County, VA., Matthew Partridge.

MOSES SELF
Born Jan. 17, 1762 in Northumberland County, VA. Drafted into the service in 1780, Moses Self served in the 6th Regiment of the Continental Line. He was in the siege of Yorktown and in North Carolina on the Dan River. After the war, he lived in Westmoreland County, VA. and received a pension. He m. Oct. 10, 1786 in Westmoreland County, VA., Nancy Smith and lived in Richmond County, VA. in 1840.

CHILDREN:

1. *Peter Smith b. 1787
2. *Susan b. 1797
3. *Moses b. Aug. 25, 1800 d. June 11, 1872
4.   Male b. BEF 1810
5.   Female b. 1811

SUSANNAH SELF
Died 1830. She m. John Yeatman, b. 1742 and d. 1811, son of John Yeatman and Susannah Yeatman.
We are not showing the Yeatman line here because we have received word that the Susannah who was John Yeatman's wife may not have been Susannah Self. If you have proof that Susannah's surname was "Self," please contact us.

HANNAH SELF
Born Dec. 23, 1766 in Northumberland County, VA. She m. Mar. 7, 1791 in Westmoreland County, VA., William Lee Griggs.

CHILDREN:

1. *Rhodan Self b. 1796 d. BEF 1850

WILLIAM SELF
Born ABT 1768, probably in Northumberland County, VA. He m. Sep. 13, 1788 in Westmoreland County, VA., Jemima Partridge.

MARY SELF
Born ABT 1770, probably in Northumberland County, VA. She m. Fielding Hudson, d. 1774, son of Robert and Easter Hudson.

CHILDREN:

1. Keziah
2. Lott
3. Corbin
4. James France

JAMES BLINCOE SELF
Born Jan. 5, 1773 in Northumberland County, VA. Went to Person County, NC. He m. Apr. 10, 1795 in Westmoreland County, VA., Deborah Garner.

CHILD:

1. *Abraham b. Sep. 15, 1799
2. *Peter L. b. 1806
3.   John Turner


WILLIAM SELF LINE

KEZIAH SELF
Born about 1751 in Cumberland County, VA.  She m. June 22, 1772, Thomas Huckaby, b. 1745 and d. after 1820 in Glasgow, Barren CountyKY.

CHILDREN:

1.    *John b. May   17, 1775 d. Apr.  19, 1827
2.      Elizabeth (“Betty”)  b. Dec.   11, 1777
3.    *Patsy  b. ABT   1778 d. ABT   1807
4.    *Mary (“Molly”)  b. July     6, 1779 d. AFT   1860
5.      Thomas  b. May  25, 1782
6.    *Joshua  b. 1784
7.    *William Isaiah  b. 1786 d. Mar.   1858
8.    *Joseph  b. Oct.   18, 1789  d. Jan. 1, 1871
9.    *Nathan  b. ABT  1792 d. ABT   1839

JANE (“JINNE”) SELF
She m. James Farmer, b. 1747 in Cumberland County, VA., son of John and Mary (Evans) Farmer.

CHILDREN:

1.    *Mary                b. ABT 1780
2.    *Burwell            b. ABT 1780
3.    *John                 b. 1785
4.      James               b. ABT 1790
 
JEMIMA SELF
She m. --- Homesly. (Campbell County, VA?)xxxx

FRANCES ANNE SELF
Born Feb. 17, 1763 in VA. Died Aug. 3, 1848 in Marion County, Ky. She m. Aug. 31, 1785 in Cumberland County, VA., James Ramsey, b. Oct. 14, 1761 in Essex County, VA., son of Francis and Elizabeth (Ferguson) Ramsey.

CHILDREN:

1.   Jeremiah b. Apr. 21, 1786
2. *Elizabeth b. Dec. 21, 1787
3. *William b. May 30, 1790
4. *Alexander Ferguson b. May 15, 1792 d. 1869
5. *James b. Mar. 3, 1794 d. Oct. 10, 1862
6. *Mildred b. Apr. 7, 1796
7.   Francis Hill b. Aug. 7, 1798
8. *Sally b. Aug. 24, 1800
9.   Thomas b. Dec. 5, 1802

SARAH SELF
She m. Joseph Walston.

CHILD:

1. *William Obadiah

SUSANNAH SELF
She m. July 6, 1793 in Cumberland County, VA., James Smith.

THOMAS SELF
Born Dec. 25, 1776 in Northumberland County, VA. Died Nov. 1849 in Orange County, IN. He went to Green County, KY, Washington County, KY, and then settled in Orange County, IN. He m. Nancy Beachum, b. Dec. 22, 1777 in VA and d. Aug. 20, 1844 in Orange County, IN.

CHILDREN:

1. *Elizabeth b. Oct. 9, 1798 d. ABT 1830
2. *William Walton b. Dec. 2, 1801 d. Oct. 21, 1843
3. *Hannah b. June 24, 1804 d. Oct. 24, 1851
4. *Thomas H. b. Sep. 17, 1807 d. ABT Aug. 1850
5. *John b. May 2, 1811 d. Sep. 15, 1843
6. *George b. ABT Apr. 2, 1814 d. ABT 1848
7. *Phillip b. Mar. 23, 1816 d. AFT June 1872
8. *James Alexander b. Nov. 21, 1819 d. 1858
9. *Archibald b. 1823 d. BEF 1860


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This page was last updated on October 27. 2013