Posted By:Leslie Potter
Subject:Caesar Worthington, member of the African Episcopal Church of St. Thomas, Phila.
Post Date:October 14, 2012 at 06:14:04
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Forum:Pennsylvania Genealogy Forum
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Seeking information on the descendants of Caesar and Amelia Worthington.

Caesar and Amelia Worthington were founding members of the African Episcopal Church of St. Thomas in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, which is believed to be the first African Church in the United States. They were baptized at St. Thomas' church and had the following children baptized at St. Thomas' Church.

date of birth Child's name date of Baptism

6/24/1792 Susannah 7/1/1792                                    
10/3/1794       Pricilla       Jan. 23, 1794              

1/16/1800       Amelia        3/29/1800
9/14/1795       Edward        3/29/1800

8/31/1797       John        3/29/1800
3/3/1799       Jubieen        3/29/1800

4/12/1802       Amelia              10/6/1803

3/15/1808       Joseph Peter       4/9/1809

Any information that you are willing to share about the descendants of Caesar and Amelia Worthington will be gratefully and thankfully received.