Nicholas Orrick, b. 1 May 1725 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, d. 1 February 1785 in Baltimore County, Maryland

Father: John Orrick, b. 1685 in Morely's Choice, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, d. 1749
Mother: Susannah Hammond, b. 1698
Nicholas was a man of prominence and highly esteemed in Baltimore County, Maryland, where he resided. He was three times vestryman of Old St. Thomas Church, Garrison Forest, and in 1756 commanded the troops of Baltimore County with the rank of captain during the Revolutionary War. He was very religious and, when he was in the military, he was at times reported as being a little extreme and cruel in the execution of his duties.

Spouse: Hannah Cromwell, b. 1 April 1729 in Baltimore County, Maryland, d. 2 December 1762 in Baltimore County, Maryland

Father: John Cromwell, b. ca. 1702, d. ca. 1733 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland
Mother: Hannah Rattenbury, b. 30 October 1704
Married 1 May 1749 in Baltimore County, Maryland.

Children:

  1. Ann Orrick, b. 16 December 1750 in Maryland
  2. John Orrick (2), b. 2 July 1752 in Maryland
  3. Margaret Orrick, b. 23 November 1755 in Maryland
  4. Susan Orrick, b. 24 August 1757 in Maryland
  5. Sarah Orrick, b. 16 April 1761 in Baltimore County, Maryland, m. John Jackson, ca. 1780 in Maryland
  6. Charles Orrick (2), b. 21 November 1762 in Maryland

John Orrick, b. 1685 in Morely's Choice, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, d. 1749

Father: James Ourrouck, b. ca. 1645
Mother: Mary Slade
He was vestryman of Old St. Paul's in 1722. He made a will October 20, 1749, leaving son, John, the home plantation called Morly's Choice and son, Nicholas, plantations Rich Neck and William's Lot and to his other children personality.

Spouse: Susannah Hammond, b. 1698

Father: Thomas Hammond
Mother: Rebecca Larkin
Married 15 December 1719 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland.

Children:

  1. Rachel Orrick, b. November 1720 in Maryland, m. William Hopkins
  2. Nicholas Orrick, b. 1 May 1725 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, m. Hannah Cromwell, 1 May 1749 in Baltimore County, Maryland, d. 1 February 1785 in Baltimore County, Maryland
  3. Nathan Orrick, b. 4 September 1727 in Maryland, d. 1733 in Maryland
  4. Rebecca Orrick, b. 1729 in Maryland, d. 1729 in Maryland
  5. Thomas Orrick, b. 8 June 1732 in Maryland, d. 1733 in Maryland
  6. Rebeckah Orrick, b. 1733 in Maryland, m. Dr. Henry Murray, 10 May 1750 in Cambridge, Maryland
  7. Catherine Orrick, b. 19 August 1736 in Maryland, m. Colonel Elihu Hall
  8. Charles Orrick, b. 28 February 1738 in Maryland, m. Rebecca Stewart
  9. Sarah Orrick (2), b. 3 April 1741 in Maryland, m. William Chilton, 1768, m. Colonel William Douglass, 12 December 1778, d. 1783
  10. Susannah Orrick, b. 9 January 1743 in Maryland, m. Daniel Sullivan

James Ourrouck, b. ca. 1645

He was granted his first land patent for 190 acres on the bayside called Orwick on November 30, 1665. On May 1, 1683, he was granted a patent for 150 acres called Orwick's Ferry (Fancy), located on the north side of the Severn River. In 1675, a will was filed in Annapolis where he was listed as the son of Elizabeth Moose, his father having died and his mother having married, as her second husband, Richard Moose. In September 1681, James was paid 510 pounds of tobacco by the Province of Maryland for services he had rendered. His will was probated November 11, 1690, in which he names his wife, Mary, as executrix and his sons, William, John and James.

Spouse: Mary Slade

Married ca. 1678 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland.

Children:

  1. William Orrick, b. 1680 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, m. Catherine Duvall, 22 October 1700 in Maryland, d. 1720
  2. John Orrick, b. 1685 in Morely's Choice, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, m. Susannah Hammond, 15 December 1719 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, d. 1749
  3. James Orrick, b. 1687 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, m. Priscilla Ruley, d. ca. 1718 in Maryland