LeComptes of Castle Haven

First Landing Before 1655

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Anthony LeCompte and Hester Dottando fled separately across the English channel to escape religious persecution in France. They married in London and settled in the 1660's in what became Dorchester County, MD. They raised their family on the shores of the Choptank River off the Chesapeake Bay. This site is an ongoing study of their descendants.


Requesting info on James G. LeCompte who resided in Louisville, KY, but was apparently born about 1811 in Ohio.

Does anyone know the ancestry of James S. LeCompte, postmaster, and his daughter Julia Purnell of Snow Hill, Maryland?

Looking for info on John H. LeCompte (b 1817) married Hettie Owens. Children: George T., Joshua James, and Matilda residing in Somerset County, MD 1860.

Does anyone know the history of the LeCompte families of Lakewood in Ocean County, NJ? Especially Joseph A. LeCompte and James H. LeCompte?

How about the ancestry of Stephen LeCompte of East New Market, MD?

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