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Joseph LeCompte, born about 1821 Maryland

Joseph LeCompte, born about 1821 Maryland

Posted: 23 Nov 1999 8:42AM GMT
Edited: 20 Aug 2001 1:48PM GMT
Searching for parents of Joseph LeCompte, who was born about 1821 in Dorchester Co., Md. He married JoAnna Hurley. Their children were; John, Robert who married Elizabeth (Lizzie) Wall(s), Emily, Ida, Joseph, Susan and Thomas.

Thanks for any help.

LeCompte, Joseph

Lauren Leonard (View posts)
Posted: 2 Dec 1999 10:36AM GMT
Have record of a William H. LeCompte married
to Elizabeth Cottingham prior to a
Bessie Steele LeCompte (b.11/2/1874 d 1963)
who married
Samuel Evans Hubbard (b.5/11/1873 d 1938)
Original LeCompte is Anthony (Antoine) a French Hugonaut who came to America between 1639 and 1659. He died 1673. Had Castle Haven in Dorchester Cty patented in 1659. RSVP

Joseph LeCompte

Posted: 3 Dec 1999 9:47AM GMT
Edited: 20 Aug 2001 1:48PM GMT

There is a possible connection to your Bessie Steele LeCompte. The middle name of my great grandfather Robert LeCompte is Steele and his son Guy also had the same middle name. Robert Steele LeCompte was born February 3, 1862 and died April 30, 1920. I am not sure where the Steele name comes from, but there was a Dr. Steele in the Dorchester Co. area at that time.

According to Robert's death certificate, his father was Joseph LeCompte and his mother was JoAnna Hurley. I have not been able to connect Joseph to the Anthony LeCompte line, but my great aunt told me before she died that our line went back to Anthony.

Do you have any idea where the Steele name comes from and if your Bessie and my Robert are related?

Thanks for responding.


jLeCompte (View posts)
Posted: 7 Feb 2000 12:43PM GMT

I am checking on the LeComptes and the West any info you have on either one would be appreciated.

Joseph LeCompte

Christie (View posts)
Posted: 12 Feb 2000 8:27PM GMT
Don't know if you have searched this web site but look up
There is quite a bit of information re: this line that I was able to trace further on my husband's side. YOu will probably be able to find Joseph is he is on the Anthony side..Good luck...

Dorchester Co.,MD Lecomptes

Posted: 23 Apr 2000 4:24PM GMT
Edited: 20 Aug 2001 3:03AM GMT
I've found a host of info about the Lecompte/Lacompte family in Dorchester Co. through This site can also be reached through the project. I haven't even been able to go through all the names I found on this site. Good luck.
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