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The Booker Family Genealogy.

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that in this account the generations are numbered from Lewis Booker. LEWIS BOOKER, of Gloucester, born May 21, 1754, was Lieutenant in Gloucester militia. Commissioned Captain-Lieutenant Company 8, Colonel Charles Harrison's Virginia and Maryland Regiment Artillery, January 13, 1777. At Valley Forge, June 3, 1778. At Smith's Cove, July 4, 1779. Furloughed from park of artillery at Morristown, 1780. Received military warrant for 4,666 2/3 acres, January 31, 1784. Received military warrant for 555 acres, February 11, 1808. Married Judith Dudley, of Gloucester, February 7, 1788. He settled at "Laurel Grove," Essex County. Died December 23, 1814. His wife died October 16, 1817. Issue: 1. Dorothy, born February 24, 1780; married Wm. A. Garnett, November 12, 1812. Issue: George L., born February 26, 1818, and died October 19, 1836; 2. James; 3. Elizabeth, born March 1793; married Henry H. Baughan; no issue; 4. Mary, born May 26, 1796; married Dr. A. H. FauntleRoy, June 3, 1818, no issue; 5. George Tabb; 6. Lewis, born May 12, 1799; died March 9, 1832; never married; 7. Sarah, married Muscoe Garnett, March 29, 1827; issue: seven children 22.