William Swayne1

b. 30 March 1689, d. 1735
Father*Francis Swayne2 d. 30 Nov 1721
Mother*Elizabeth Milton3
Birth*30 March 1689William Swayne was born on 30 March 1689 at Bienfield, Berkshire, England.4,5
(Son) Religion1704William and his parents became Quakers about the year 1704.3
(Son) RelocationHe moved with his parents and siblings from Bienfield to East Hampstead Park, Berkshire, for a few years, before his family immigrated to America.3
Immigration*15 November 1708William immigrated to America, before his parents, sailing from Bristol on the ship Saulsbury and, about five weeks later, landing at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on 15 November 1708.6,7
(Son) ImmigrationWilliam's parents, with his five younger siblings, immigrated to America about a year and a half after his own immigration to Pennsylvania. His family landed on the Delaware River at New Castle, Pennsylvania.3
(Son) Residence12 September 1711William was reunited with his parents and siblings in Pennsylvania. The family went to what became the township of East Marlborough, Chester County, where, by a deed of conveyance to his father dated 12 September 1711, they settled on about 425 acres of uncultivated wilderness land.3
Religion*William and his father Francis were both prominent and active members of the Society of Friends.3
Land Transfer*8 November 1717William received from his father, by a deed of conveyance dated 8 November 1717, 195 acres of his original purchase at East Marlborough.8
Marriage*29 September 1720He married Elizabeth Dell of Ridley, daughter of Thomas Dell and Mary Eldershaw, on 29 September 1720, probably in Chester County, Pennsylvania.9,10
Death*1735He died in 1735 in Chester County at the age of 47.3

Family

Elizabeth Dell b. 1 Aug 1697, d. 1743
Children1.Thomas Swayne3 b. 19 Nov 1726
2.Samuel Swayne3 b. 13 Feb 1730/31

Citations

  1. [S1409] J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, with Genealogical and Biographical Sketches, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Louis H. Everts, 1881), Dell, page 518. Hereinafter cited as History of Chester County, Pennsylvania.
  2. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, descended from John and Jane Sharples, settlers near Chester, Pennsylvania, 1682 : together with some account of the English ancestry of the family, including the results of researches by Henry Fishwick, and the late Joseph Lemuel Chester, and a full report of the bi-centennial reunion of 1882, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. John Sharples (d.1685) married Jane Moor and, as Quakers, the family emigrated in 1682 from England to Chester County, Pennsylvania. Descendants (spelling the surname Sharpless) and relatives lived in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Indiana, Michigan and elsewhere. Includes ancestry in England to the 1200s A.D. Includes index. (Washington DC: Photoduplication Service, 1968 ( a microreoduction of the original published in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for the family, under the auspices of the Bi-centennial committee, in 1887), , pages 189-190. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Sharpless Family.
  3. [S1409] J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, Swayne, pages 731-735.
  4. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, pages 189-190, the date written as "1 mo. 30, 1689" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was March, not January.
  5. [S1409] J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, Swayne, pages 731-735, the date written as "30th of 1st mo., 1689" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was March, not January.
  6. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, pages 189-190, the date written as "9 mo. 15, 1708" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was November, not September.
  7. [S1409] J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, Swayne, pages 731-735, the date written as "15th of the 9th mo., 1708" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was November, not September.
  8. [S1409] J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, Swayne, pages 731-735, the date written as "9th mo. 8, 1717" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was November, not September.
  9. [S1409] J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, Dell, page 518, the date written as "7, 29, 1720" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was September, not July.
  10. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, pages 158-160.

Elizabeth Sweetser1

Marriage*17 November 1722She married of Medford Samuel Tufts, son of Jonathan Tufts and Rebecca Waite, on 17 November 1722 in Medford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2,3

Family

Samuel Tufts b. 29 Apr 1697

Citations

  1. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Medford Marriages, Volume 1, pages 299 and 312, date noted as "17 Nov (?27), 1722". Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.
  2. [S1037] Charles Brooks and James M. Usher, History of the town of Medford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts: from its first settlement in 1630 to 1855, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. Sources are not provided, and some of the information may not be correct, especially if it was obtained from descendants recalling from family stories and aging memories. (Boston, Massachusetts: Rand, Avery, & Company, The Franklin Press, 1886), Tufts, pages 561-573, date noted as 28 Mar 1723. Hereinafter cited as History of the town of Medford, 1630-1855.
  3. [S942] Charlestown, Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850, online at www.americanancestors.org, Marriages, Volume 2, Part II, page 464. Hereinafter cited as Charlestown Vital Records to 1850.

Henry Sweetser1

(Witness to Will) Will9 November 1776Samuel Reeves, James Wyman and Henry Sweetser witnessed the will of the Reverend Ebenezer Turell of Medford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress), dated 9 November 1776.1

Citations

  1. [S485] Probate Records 1648-1924, Middlesex County, Massachusetts (886 microfilm reels of original records in the Middlesex County Courthouse, Cambridge, Massachusetts), LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah, Ebenezer Turell 1778 probate packet# 23046, FHL Film# 421543. Hereinafter cited as Probate Records 1648-1924, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.

Lydia Sweetser1

(Applicant) Religion29 March 1805Zilpah Bolton and Nathaniel Everett, along with eight others which included George Briggs Cox, Peter Vallett, John Woodward, Lydia Sweetser, Sally Lovis, Mary Marnson, Ruth Thayer and Venus Sylvester, applied for membership in the Second Baptist Church, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, at a Friday evening meeting on 29 March 1805. The applicants spoke "with regard to works of grace upon their souls and after a candid and full examination, they were unanimously received into the fellowship as Candidates for baptism."2
(Member) Religion31 March 1805Zilpah Bolton and Nathaniel Everett, along with several others including Thomas Ditson, John Hayden, George Briggs Cox, Simeon Blanchard, Francis Green, Peter Vallett, John Woodward, Mary Marnson, Ruth Thayer, Venus Sylvester, Kezia Booth, Lydia Leeds, Botsey Jones, Versan Adams, Zebudah Hayden, Martha Farrar, Betsey Mirth Horton, Catherine Thayer, Lydia Sweetser and Sally Lovis, were baptized and became members of the Second Baptist Church, Boston, on Sunday, 31 March 1805. In the baptismal records, the men and women were listed separately.3,4,5

Citations

  1. [S893] Records of the Second Baptist Church, Boston, 1788-1809, original manuscript, Reference Item# 26, Franklin Trask Library, 210 Herrick Road, Newton Centre, MA, pages 114 and 118.
  2. [S893] Records of the Second Baptist Church, Boston, 1788-1809, original manuscript, Franklin Trask Library, page 114.
  3. [S893] Records of the Second Baptist Church, Boston, 1788-1809, original manuscript, Franklin Trask Library, page 118.
  4. [S183] Boston, Massachusetts, Church Records, 1789-1811; FHL# 856700 Item# 5, LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Second Baptist Church Records, 1789-1811.
  5. [S494] Boston MA: Church Records, online at www.newenglandancestors.org. Hereinafter cited as Boston MA: Church Records.

John Wright Switzer1

Occupation*1838He was the founder of Switzer's, the famous department store on Grafton Street, Dublin, which opened in 1838.1

Family

Child1.Julia Switzer1 b. 1836, d. 1899

Citations

  1. [S1541] Homan Potterton, Potterton People and Places: Three Centuries of an Irish Family. This book is well researched and sourced throughout as it tells the story of the Potterton family who came to Ireland in the late 17th Century. They settled as tenant farmers in County Meath, and have remained there ever since, farming the same lands. (County Louth, Ireland: Choice Publishing, 2006), found in excerpts from the book on www.amazon.com. Hereinafter cited as Potterton People and Places.

Julia Switzer1

b. 1836, d. 1899
ChartsDescendants of John Hinds, including our Walters and Ralphs
Father*John Wright Switzer1
Birth*1836Julia Switzer was born about 1836 in Ireland.1
Marriage*7 May 1868She married Frederic Potterton, son of Thomas Potterton and Eleanora Anne Hinds, on 7 May 1868 in St. Stephens, Mount Street Crescent, Dublin.1
Death*1899She died in 1899 at age 63.1
Burial*She was buried in Clonbrony, County Longford.1

Family

Frederic Potterton b. Aug 1826, d. 24 Aug 1912

Citations

  1. [S1541] Homan Potterton, Potterton People and Places: Three Centuries of an Irish Family. This book is well researched and sourced throughout as it tells the story of the Potterton family who came to Ireland in the late 17th Century. They settled as tenant farmers in County Meath, and have remained there ever since, farming the same lands. (County Louth, Ireland: Choice Publishing, 2006), found in excerpts from the book on www.amazon.com. Hereinafter cited as Potterton People and Places.

Venus Sylvester1

(Applicant) Religion29 March 1805Zilpah Bolton and Nathaniel Everett, along with eight others which included George Briggs Cox, Peter Vallett, John Woodward, Lydia Sweetser, Sally Lovis, Mary Marnson, Ruth Thayer and Venus Sylvester, applied for membership in the Second Baptist Church, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, on Friday evening, 29 March 1805. The applicants spoke "with regard to works of grace upon their souls and after a candid and full examination, they were unanimously received into the fellowship as Candidates for baptism."2
(Member) Religion31 March 1805Zilpah Bolton and Nathaniel Everett, along with several others including Thomas Ditson, John Hayden, George Briggs Cox, Simeon Blanchard, Francis Green, Peter Vallett, John Woodward, Mary Marnson, Ruth Thayer, Venus Sylvester, Kezia Booth, Lydia Leeds, Botsey Jones, Versan Adams, Zebudah Hayden, Martha Farrar, Betsey Mirth Horton, Catherine Thayer, Lydia Sweetser and Sally Lovis, were baptized and became members of the Second Baptist Church, Boston, on Sunday, 31 March 1805. In the baptismal records, the men and women were listed separately.3,4,5
Description*Venus Sylvester was described as (black) in the church records and "Manning" was added later following her name. Whether it was her maiden or married name, however, was not indicated.3

Citations

  1. [S893] Records of the Second Baptist Church, Boston, 1788-1809, original manuscript, Reference Item# 26, Franklin Trask Library, 210 Herrick Road, Newton Centre, MA, pages 114 and 118.
  2. [S893] Records of the Second Baptist Church, Boston, 1788-1809, original manuscript, Franklin Trask Library, page 114.
  3. [S893] Records of the Second Baptist Church, Boston, 1788-1809, original manuscript, Franklin Trask Library, page 118.
  4. [S183] Boston, Massachusetts, Church Records, 1789-1811; FHL# 856700 Item# 5, LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Second Baptist Church Records, 1789-1811.
  5. [S494] Boston MA: Church Records, online at www.newenglandancestors.org. Hereinafter cited as Boston MA: Church Records.

Eric John Gore Symes1

b. 1905
Relationships6th great-grandson of John Hinds
2nd great-grandnephew of Walter Hinds
ChartsDescendants of John Hinds, including our Walters and Ralphs
Father*John Edward Symes1 b. 1871, d. Mar 1941
Mother*Violet Gore Hinds1 b. 1886, d. Jun 1953
Birth*1905Eric John Gore Symes was born about 1905 in Southsea, Hampshire, England.1
(Son) Census England 1911Eric appeared on the 1911 census in the household of his parents at 25 Taswell Road, Southsea, Hampshire, England. He was 6 years old and attending school.1

Citations

  1. [S1532] 1911 England Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of John Edward Symes, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England; Class: RG14; Piece: 5551; Schedule Number: 35. Hereinafter cited as 1911 England Census.

John Edward Symes1

b. 1871, d. March 1941
ChartsDescendants of John Hinds, including our Walters and Ralphs
Birth*1871John Edward Symes was born about 1871 in Peterborough, Northamptonshire, England.2,3
Marriage*1904He married Violet Gore Hinds, daughter of Augustus Sylvester Gore Hinds and Mary Louisa Read, in 1904 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England.1,4
Census England 1911*Violet and John Edward Symes appeared on the 1911 census at 25 Taswell Road, Southsea, Hampshire, England. John was 40 years of age and a wine merchant manager, and Violet was 25. The couple had been married for 7 years and had had two children, both living. Eric was 6 years old and attending school, and Lawrence was 1. Enumerated with the family as an overnight visitor with private means, was Violet's 75-year-old uncle, John George Hinds, who we believe was enumerated with Violet's father's family in 1901. Also residing with the Symes family in 1911 was one domestic servant.3
Death*March 1941The death of John Edward Symes at age 70 was registered in March 1941 in Portsmouth, Hampshire.2

Family

Violet Gore Hinds b. 1886, d. Jun 1953
Children1.Eric John Gore Symes3 b. 1905
2.Lawrence Edward Gore Symes3 b. 1910

Citations

  1. [S508] England & Wales, Civil Registration Marriage Index, 1837-1915, online at www.ancestry.com, citing Volume 2b, page 1161. Hereinafter cited as England & Wales Marriage Index, 1837-1915.
  2. [S1531] England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1916-2007, online at www.ancestry.com, citing Volume 2b, page 1608. Hereinafter cited as England & Wales Death Index, 1916-2007.
  3. [S1532] 1911 England Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of John Edward Symes, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England; Class: RG14; Piece: 5551; Schedule Number: 35. Hereinafter cited as 1911 England Census.
  4. [S1526] Emails exchanged between Hilary Hinds (email: e-mail address), and LHB, on various dates with an attached handwritten family descendancy chart she believes was prepared by her grandfather. LHB Computer Files (Santa Barbara, California).

Lawrence Edward Gore Symes1

b. 1910
Relationships6th great-grandson of John Hinds
2nd great-grandnephew of Walter Hinds
ChartsDescendants of John Hinds, including our Walters and Ralphs
Father*John Edward Symes1 b. 1871, d. Mar 1941
Mother*Violet Gore Hinds1 b. 1886, d. Jun 1953
Birth*1910Lawrence Edward Gore Symes was born about 1910 in Southsea, Hampshire, England.1
(Son) Census England 1911Lawrence appeared on the 1911 census in the household of his parents at 25 Taswell Road, Southsea, Hampshire, England. He was 1 year old.1

Citations

  1. [S1532] 1911 England Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of John Edward Symes, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England; Class: RG14; Piece: 5551; Schedule Number: 35. Hereinafter cited as 1911 England Census.

Ruth Symonds1

b. 24 December 1676, d. 26 September 1760
Father*Samuel Symonds1
Mother*Elizabeth Andrews1
Birth*24 December 1676Ruth Symonds was born on 24 December 1676 in Boxford, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).2
Marriage*She married Andrew Eliot.3,1
(Wife) Death28 March 1749Ruth became a widow when Andrew Eliot died on 28 March 1749.4
Death*26 September 1760She died on 26 September 1760 in Boston at age 835,6
Burial* and was buried in G1217 next to her husband in the Granary Burial Ground, Boston.5,7

Family

Andrew Eliot b. 11 Sep 1683, d. 28 Mar 1749
Child1.Ruth Eliot+3 b. 20 Sep 1711, d. 1746

Citations

  1. [S1041] The Essex Antiquarian: Answers, online at www.americanancestors.org, 1899, Volume III, number 232, page 176. Hereinafter cited as Essex Antiquarian Answers.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Boxford Births, Volume 1, page 97. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.
  3. [S745] Boston Births, 1700-1800, online at www.NewEnglandAncestors.org, City Document No. 43, page 75. Hereinafter cited as Boston Births, 1700-1800.
  4. [S946] Boston, MA: Old Cemeteries of Boston, online at www.americanancestors.org, Granary Burial Ground, page 575. Hereinafter cited as Old Cemeteries of Boston.
  5. [S1040] The Essex Antiquarian: Queries, online at www.americanancestors.org, 1899, Volume III, number 232, page 159. Hereinafter cited as Essex Antiquarian Queries.
  6. [S946] Old Cemeteries of Boston, online at www.americanancestors.org, page 576.
  7. [S946] Old Cemeteries of Boston, online at www.americanancestors.org, Granary Burial Ground, page 576.

Samuel Symonds1

Marriage*He married Elizabeth Andrews.1

Family

Elizabeth Andrews
Child1.Ruth Symonds+1 b. 24 Dec 1676, d. 26 Sep 1760

Citations

  1. [S1041] The Essex Antiquarian: Answers, online at www.americanancestors.org, 1899, Volume III, number 232, page 176. Hereinafter cited as Essex Antiquarian Answers.

Margaret Symson1

Marriage*15 February 1586She married Richard Morse on 15 February 1586 in Dedham, Essex County, England. Earlier researcher, Abner Morse, attributed the will of Thomas Morse to the father of Samuel. Later research, however, would indicate that Samuel, who was baptized on 25 Jul 1857, was the son of Richard and Margaret Morse.1

Family

Richard Morse
Child1.Samuel Morse+1 b. 1587, d. 5 Apr 1654

Citations

  1. [S504] Compiled by J. Howard Morse and Emily W. Leavitt, Morse Genealogy : comprising the descendants of Samuel, Anthony, William and Joseph Morse and John Moss : being a revision of the "Memorial of the Morses" published by Rev. Abner Morse in 1850, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. Samuel Morse (1587-1654) immigrated to Watertown, Massachusetts in 1635. Anthony Morse (1618-1686) and his brother, William Morse (1614-1683), immigrated to Newbury, Massachusetts. Joseph Morse (d.1646) immigrated to Ipswich, Massachusetts. John Moss (1603 or 4-1707) immigrated to New Haven, Connecticut. All emigrated from England. Includes indexes. (Cloverdale, Oregon: Morse Society, 1982), Samuel Morse, First Generation, pages 1-4. Hereinafter cited as Morse Genealogy : comprising the descendants of Samuel, Anthony, William and Joseph Morse and John Moss.

Thomas Taber1,2,3

b. circa 1646, d. 11 November 1730
Birth*circa 1646Thomas Taber was born circa 1646.
BaptismFebruary 1646Thomas Taber was baptized in February 1646 in Yarmouth, Plymouth Colony, Massachusetts (Plymouth Colony).4
Marriage*1667He married first Hester/Esther Cooke, daughter of John Cooke, in 1667 in Dartmouth, Plymouth Colony.4,5
Marriage*June 1672He married second Mary Tomson, daughter of Lieutenant John Thomson and Mary Cooke, in June 1672 in Dartmouth, Plymouth Colony.2,5
Death*11 November 1730He died on 11 November 1730.4

Family 1

Hester/Esther Cooke b. 16 Aug 1650, d. 1672

Family 2

Mary Tomson b. 1650

Citations

  1. [S407] Robert S. Wakefield, Francis Cooke of the Mayflower and his descendants for four generations (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 2000, 5th edition), pages 7 & 18. Hereinafter cited as Francis Cooke of the Mayflower for four generations.
  2. [S1129] Charles Hutchinson Thompson, A Genealogy of Descendants of John Thomson of Plymouth, Mass., downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Lansing, Michigan: Darius D. Thorpe, Printer and Binder, 1890), First Generation, pages 21-29. Hereinafter cited as Descendants of John Thomson of Plymouth.
  3. [S496] Ethel Stanwood Bolton, Immigrants to New England, 1700-1775 (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1966 reprint of 1931 edition published in Salem, Massachusetts), page 725. Hereinafter cited as New England Immigrants 1700-1775.
  4. [S278] Multiple editors and compilers, Mayflower Families through Five Generations: Descendants of the Pilgrims Who Landed at Plymouth, Massachusetts, December 1620, volumes 1-23 (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1975), Volume 12: Francis Cooke, page 79. Hereinafter cited as Mayflower Families through Five Generations.
  5. [S413] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages: Prior to 1700 (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co, 1985 and 1992), page 725. Hereinafter cited as New England Marriages: Prior to 1700.

Heziah Taft1

d. 1765
Marriage*1741She married William Hayward, son of William Hayward and Elizabeth Gibbs, in 1741.1
Death*1765She died in 1765.1

Family

William Hayward b. 1718

Citations

  1. [S869] Marcus Taft Jones, Hayward-Howard genealogy and family history: descendants of William and Margery Hayward of Braintree, Massachusetts, 1648; earlier of Weymouth. Microfilm of typescript at the Rhode Island Historical Society in Providence, Rhode Island. Hayward genealogy 1648-1690: pages 133-150; FHL Film# 22344, Item 2, LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Hayward-Howard genealogy and family history.

George Talbot1

b. 28 December 1688, d. 31 July 1760
Father*Peter Talbot1
Mother*Hannah (Clark) Frizell1
Birth*28 December 1688George Talbot was born on 28 December 1688 in Chelmsford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).1
Marriage*18 February 1707He married first Mary Turell, daughter of Daniel Turell Jr. and Hannah Barrell, on 18 February 1707 in Milton, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1
(Husband) Death24 April 1736George became a widower when Mary (Turell) Talbot died on 24 April 1736.1
Marriage*27 July 1737He married second Elizabeth Withington on 27 July 1737.1
Death*31 July 1760He died on 31 July 1760 in Stoughton, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England), at age 71.1

Family 1

Mary Turell b. 10 Jun 1683, d. 24 Apr 1736

Citations

  1. [S1033] Jonathan A. Shaw, "George Barrell, Emigrant to Boston in 1638, and his Children and Grandchildren", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, with source information provided, Volume 165, pages 5-14 and 141-149 (January 2011 and April 2011): Hannah Barrell, pages 143-145. Hereinafter cited as "George Barrell, 1638 Emigrant to Boston."

Peter Talbot1

Marriage*He married Hannah (Clark) Frizell.1

Family

Hannah (Clark) Frizell
Child1.George Talbot1 b. 28 Dec 1688, d. 31 Jul 1760

Citations

  1. [S1033] Jonathan A. Shaw, "George Barrell, Emigrant to Boston in 1638, and his Children and Grandchildren", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, with source information provided, Volume 165, pages 5-14 and 141-149 (January 2011 and April 2011): Hannah Barrell, pages 143-145. Hereinafter cited as "George Barrell, 1638 Emigrant to Boston."

Harriet Talcott1,2

b. 1810, d. 16 August 1880
ChartsDescendants of Jeremiah Bolton of Connecticut and New York
Birth*1810Harriet Talcott was born in 1810 in Massachusetts.1
Name-SpellingsHer surname was also spelled TALCOT.1
Marriage*10 March 1829She married Jeremiah Bolton on 10 March 1829 in New Lebanon, Columbia County, New York. Both the Bride and Groom were from Richmond, Berkshire County, Massachusetts and were married by the Reverend Silas Churchill. According to the New Lebanon resource, The town of New Lebanon in the Northeast corner of Columbia County is separated from Berkshire County, Massachusetts, only by the Taconic range of the Berkshire Hills. In the first half of the 1800' s the town was noted for two things: at Mount Lebanon was the largest and most important settlement of the Shakers, and at Lebanon Springs only a few miles to the North was one of the most popular Summer resorts. Some of the many hotels of that period are still standing, though showing their age. The Spa was evidently much frequented by Berkshire County people and was a favorite place for weddings.3,4,1
Census 1850*13 September 1850Harriet and Jeremiah Bolton appeared on the 1850 census taken on 13 September 1850 in Yorkshire, Cattaraugus County, New York. Their surname was indexed as "Boulton" and their household consisted of 8 people. Daughters Harriett E. and Sarah E., both born in Massachusetts, were 19 and 17 respectively. The four youngest children were born in New York. William H. was 11, Albert J. 6, Mary L. 4 and baby Lucy's age was recorded as 0. The family's real estate was valued at $1000 in 1850.5
Census 1860*28 June 1860Harriet and Jeremiah Bolton appeared on the 1860 census taken on 28 June 1860 in Ashford, Cattaraugus County, New York. The family's surname was indexed as "Blston", and the Bolton household consisted of 8 people. Jeremiah was 52, and Harriet 50. Son William was 20, and Albert 16. Daughter Louisa was 12, and Lucy 9. Their youngest son George was 7. Also residing with the family in 1860 was four-year-old Wallace Thurber (indexed as "Turbur"), who in 1870 was found to reside in the Cattaraugus County Poor House in Machias. Jeremiah's real estate value was recorded at $2000 in 1860, and his personal estate at $300.6
Census 1870*2 July 1870Harriet and Jeremiah Bolton appeared on the 1870 census taken on 2 July 1870 in Ashford, Cattaraugus County, New York. Jeremiah, born in Connecticut, was 63 and a farmer, and Harriett, born in Massachusetts, was 62. Their real estate property was valued at $4000 and their personal estate at $575.7
(Wife) Deathbefore 19 June 1880Harriet became a widow when Jeremiah Bolton died before 19 June 1880.1,8
(Mother) Census 188019 June 1880Harriet Bolton appeared on the 1880 census taken on 19 June 1880 in the household of her son George and daughter-in-law Edna Bolton in Ashford, Cattaraugus County, New York. Enumerated in the household were George age 26, Edna age 20, the couple's 1 year old son "Claud", and George's widowed mother Harriett Bolton, her name transcribed on the index as "Hariette."8
Death*16 August 1880She died on 16 August 18801
Burial* and was buried in Thomas Corners Cemetery, Ashford, Cattaraugus County, New York.1,2
(Mother) Cemetery PlotHarriet and her husband, Jeremiah Bolton, are buried next to their daughter-in-law Amanda (Fuller) Bolton and baby grandson Willie Bolton in Ashford, Cattaraugus County, New York.2

Family

Jeremiah Bolton b. 7 Mar 1809, d. b 19 Jun 1880
Children1.Harriet E. Bolton1 b. c 1831
2.Sarah E. Bolton1 b. c 1833
3.William Bolton2
4.William H. Bolton+1 b. 9 Oct 1838, d. 8 Dec 1906
5.Albert J. Bolton1 b. c 1844, d. 1917
6.Mary L. Bolton1 b. c 1846
7.Lucy A. Bolton1 b. c 1850, d. 23 Aug 1887
8.George F. Bolton+1 b. 1852, d. 1922

Citations

  1. [S673] Kenneth Bolton, "Descendants of Jeremiah Bolton of Massachusetts and New York", received on 18 March 2010 from e-mail address. Ken is the great-great grandson of Jeremiah Bolton, whom his family "suspects" may have been the youngest son of Gamaliel Bolton and Sally Hooper. When he gave his permission to include his family's file on this website, he stated that he was very careful about providing only data that he could confirm as accurate. Hereinafter cited as "Descendants of Jeremiah Bolton."
  2. [S771] Chris A. Bolton, "Jeremiah Bolton's Line, Corrections and Additional Information," e-mail messages from e-mail address to LHB, multiple dates, email dated 16 Sep 2010. Hereinafter cited as "Jeremiah Bolton, Additional Information."
  3. [S779] Elmer I. Shepard, compiler, downloaded from the Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center, "Marriages in New Lebanon, New York : [performed by] Rev. Silas Churchill, 1795-1851 [and] Ira Hand, Esq., Justice of the Peace, 1832-1852" (Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center, Fort Wayne, Indiana: originally published in Berkshire Genealogical Notes No. 4), page 3. Hereinafter cited as New Lebanon, New York Marriages 1795-1851.
  4. [S771] Chris A. Bolton, "Jeremiah Bolton, Additional Information," e-mails to LHB, multiple dates, emails dated 22 Oct 2010.
  5. [S17] 1850 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of Jeremiah "Boulton", Yorkshire, Cattaraugus County, New York; Roll: M432_480; Page: 456B; Image: 282. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Federal Census.
  6. [S18] 1860 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of Jeremiah "Blston", Ashford, Cattaraugus County, New York; Roll: M653_725; Page: 249; FHL Film# 803725. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Federal Census.
  7. [S37] 1870 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of "Jermiah" Bolton, Ashford, Cattaraugus County, New York; Roll: M593_908; Page: 48A; Image: 100; FHL Film# 552407. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Federal Census.
  8. [S23] 1880 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of George Bolton, Ashford, Cattaraugus County, New York; Roll: 811; FHL Film# 1254811; Page 56B; Enumeration District: 002; Image: 0558. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Federal Census.

Jane Tappan1

Marriage*1710She married, as his second wife, Bartholomew Green in 1710.1

Family

Bartholomew Green b. 1667, d. 1732

Citations

  1. [S932] Harold Milton Ellis Ph. D., "Joseph Dennie and His Circle: a Study in American Literature from 1792 to 1812", Bulletin of the University of Texas 40 (15 Jul 1915): Chapter I, pages 9-16. Hereinafter cited as "Joseph Dennie and His Circle."

Grace Taprill1

Marriage*She married Sergeant Israel Hoyt.1

Family

Sergeant Israel Hoyt
Child1.Abishag Hoyt1 b. 14 Jun 1719, d. Feb 1790

Citations

  1. [S966] Bradford Adams Whittemore and Edgar Whittemore, compilers, "The Whittemore Family in America", New England Historic and Genealogical Register Volumes 106, 107 and 108 (1952-1954): Volume 106, pages 264-269. Hereinafter cited as "Whittemore Family in America."

Sarah Cragin Tarbell1,2

b. 10 August 1664
Father*Thomas Tarbell2
Mother*Mary ______2
Birth*10 August 1664Sarah Cragin Tarbell was born on 10 August 1664 in Woburn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England). The Neil Edward Cook source reported her date of birth as 1 Jan 1664/65 in North Reading, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.1,3
Marriage*15 January 1684/85She married Francis Nurse, son of Francis Nurse and Rebecca Towne, on 15 January 1684/85 in Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).3,2

Family

Francis Nurse b. 3 Feb 1660/61
Children1.Francis Nurse3 b. 10 Mar 1685/86
2.Francis Nurse+3 b. 3 Jan 1687/88, d. 15 May 1733
3.Benjamin Nurse+1 b. 28 Jan 1690, d. 6 Jan 1761
4.Jonathan Nurse3 b. 4 Mar 1691/92
5.Josiah Nurse3 b. 9 Sep 1694
6.Joshua Nurse3 b. 15 Jul 1695
7.Sarah Nurse3 b. bt 1696 - 1697
8.Caleb Nurse3 b. 15 Jan 1701/2
9.Nathaniel Nurse3 b. 6 Jul 1704
10.Abigail Nurse3 b. 15 Aug 1707

Citations

  1. [S263] David B. Robinson, online at RootsWeb WorldConnect Project www.rootsweb.com, David B. Robinson et al (e-mail: e-mail address), downloaded 13 Jan 2007 from update of 12 Jan 2007.
  2. [S264] Patrick McDonald, online at RootsWeb WorldConnect Project www.rootsweb.com, Patrick McDonald et al (e-mail: e-mail address), downloaded 13 Jan 2007 from update of 6 Jan 2007, citing 1. Clarence Almon Torrey, "New England Marriages Prior to 1700" (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Company, Inc., 1985) 2. Walter Goodwin Davis, "Maine and Massachusetts Families in the Ancestry of Walter Goodwin Davis", volume 3, pages 62-78, (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1996) Family Tree Maker CD #194/ Three volume set: I. Allanson to French, II. Gardner to Moses, and III. Neal to Wright. 3. Frances Webster Fish, "Ancestry of Frances Webster Fish", page 171, (Oakland, CA: 1923, typescript. 4. James R. Jackson, "History of Littleton, New Hampshire", volume 3, page 360, (Cambridge, MA: University Press, 1905).
  3. [S265] Neil Edward Cook, online at RootsWeb WorldConnect Project www.rootsweb.com, Neil Edward Cook et al (e-mail: e-mail address), downloaded 13 Jan 2007 from update of 12 Aug 2003.

Thomas Tarbell1

Marriage*He married Mary ______.1

Family

Mary ______
Child1.Sarah Cragin Tarbell+1 b. 10 Aug 1664

Citations

  1. [S264] Patrick McDonald, online at RootsWeb WorldConnect Project www.rootsweb.com, Patrick McDonald et al (e-mail: e-mail address), downloaded 13 Jan 2007 from update of 6 Jan 2007, citing 1. Clarence Almon Torrey, "New England Marriages Prior to 1700" (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Company, Inc., 1985) 2. Walter Goodwin Davis, "Maine and Massachusetts Families in the Ancestry of Walter Goodwin Davis", volume 3, pages 62-78, (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1996) Family Tree Maker CD #194/ Three volume set: I. Allanson to French, II. Gardner to Moses, and III. Neal to Wright. 3. Frances Webster Fish, "Ancestry of Frances Webster Fish", page 171, (Oakland, CA: 1923, typescript. 4. James R. Jackson, "History of Littleton, New Hampshire", volume 3, page 360, (Cambridge, MA: University Press, 1905).

Godfree Tarbox1

(Grantee) Land Records27 February 1737/38 On 27 February 1737/38 Samuel Heaton and his wife Sarah sold their land bordering on North Pond in Hebron to Godfree Tarbox.1

Citations

  1. [S1274] Todd A. Farmerie, "Sarah Heaton, wife of John Porter of Hebron and Lebanon, Connecticut", The American Genealogist Volume 76, pages 117-121 (April 2001). Hereinafter cited as "Sarah Heaton, wife of John Porter."

James Tarrant1

Family

Child1.Susan Tarrant1 b. 1814, d. 6 Mar 1864

Citations

  1. [S1541] Homan Potterton, Potterton People and Places: Three Centuries of an Irish Family. This book is well researched and sourced throughout as it tells the story of the Potterton family who came to Ireland in the late 17th Century. They settled as tenant farmers in County Meath, and have remained there ever since, farming the same lands. (County Louth, Ireland: Choice Publishing, 2006), found in excerpts from the book on www.amazon.com. Hereinafter cited as Potterton People and Places.

Susan Tarrant1

b. 1814, d. 6 March 1864
Father*James Tarrant1
Birth*1814Susan Tarrant was born in 1814 in Mallow, County Cork, Ireland, her parents' youngest daughter.1
Marriage*before 4 May 1840She married Henry Potterton, son of Thomas Potterton and Ann Wilson, in Mallow, County Cork, on or before 4 May 1840, the date their marriage was reported n the Limerick Standard.1
(Wife) DeathMarch 1862Susan became a widow when Henry Potterton died in March 1862.1
Death*6 March 1864She died on 6 March 1864 at age 49.1

Family

Henry Potterton d. Mar 1862

Citations

  1. [S1541] Homan Potterton, Potterton People and Places: Three Centuries of an Irish Family. This book is well researched and sourced throughout as it tells the story of the Potterton family who came to Ireland in the late 17th Century. They settled as tenant farmers in County Meath, and have remained there ever since, farming the same lands. (County Louth, Ireland: Choice Publishing, 2006), found in excerpts from the book on www.amazon.com. Hereinafter cited as Potterton People and Places.

Charles Tarte1

b. 21 February 1788, d. after 1830
Birth*21 February 1788Charles Tarte was born on 21 February 1788 in Verchères, Verchères County, Québec Province, Canada.1
Occupation*18 February 1811Charles Tarte was a farmer, at the time of his marriage on 18 February 1811 in Saint-Hyacinthe, Saint-Hyacinthe County, Québec Province, Canada.1
Marriage*18 February 1811He married Marie Legros, dit St.-Pierre on 18 February 1811 in Saint-Hyacinthe, Saint-Hyacinthe County, Québec Province.1
Death*after 1830He died after 1830 in Saint-Hyacinthe, Saint-Hyacinthe County, Québec Province.1

Family

Marie Legros, dit St.-Pierre
Child1.Cyprien Tarte+1 b. c 1828

Citations

  1. [S25] Charles Wilfrid Edmond Tartre, The Tartre Genealogy -- The French Ancestor, 1969). Hereinafter cited as The Tartre Genealogy.

Cyprien Tarte1,2,3,4

b. circa 1828
Cyprien Tarte, Sr.
Father*Charles Tarte5 b. 21 Feb 1788, d. a 1830
Mother*Marie Legros, dit St.-Pierre
Birth*circa 1828Cyprien Tarte was probably born circa 1828 in Saint-Hyacinthe, Saint-Hyacinthe County, Québec Province, Canada.2,5
Marriage*6 October 1846He married Emérence Drolet, daughter of Ignace Drolet and Julienne Brassard, on 6 October 1846 in Parish of Saint-Pie in the Diocése of Saint-Hyacinthe, Saint-Pie, Bagot County, Québec Province, Canada. The church records source indicates that Emérence was the widow of Joseph Racine which is believed to be a transcribing error and should read Joseph Racicot.1,6
Occupation*circa 1853Cyprien Tarte was a farmer circa 1853 in Roxton Falls, Shefford County, Québec Province, Canada.
Immigration*Emérence and Cyprien Tarte immigrated with their children to Woonsocket, Providence County, Rhode Island.

Family

Emérence Drolet b. 1828, d. 8 Jul 1883
Child1.Joseph Arthur LeTarte Sr.+ b. 9 Jul 1865, d. 31 Jan 1962

Citations

  1. [S26] Letter from Bruce LeTarte Brown (NY) to the Tarte Family Reunion in Augusta ME, 31 Jul 1982; LHB Notebook - E-Mails and Letters.
  2. [S30] Interview with Kye LeTarte Brown Acheson, by PJB, before 1970. LHB Notebook - Document Copies.
  3. [S32] Saint-Jean-Baptiste-de-Roxton, Registres Paroissiaux, 1850-1876; Index, 1850-1939. Microfilm of the originals. Includes baptisms, marriages and burials. Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1980. Film numbers 1294759 and 1294760, LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Roxton Falls, Quebec Baptisms.
  4. [S123] Roxton Falls, Quebec - Burials, Registres Paroissiaux, 1850-1877; Index, 1850-1939
    Eglise Catholique, Saint-Jean-Baptiste-de-Roxton
    (Roxton Falls, Québec), (1980), LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Roxton Falls Burials.
  5. [S25] Charles Wilfrid Edmond Tartre, The Tartre Genealogy -- The French Ancestor, 1969). Hereinafter cited as The Tartre Genealogy.
  6. [S126] Eglise Catholique. Saint-Pie (Saint-Pie Québec), compiler, Résumé des Registres: des baptêmes, mariages et sépultures de la paroisse de Saint-Pie au diocèse de Saint-Hyacinthe pour les années 1830-1900 (Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec: N. Delorme, 1957), page 97. Hereinafter cited as Saint-Pie, Québec Catholic Church Records 1830-1900.

Richard Tayer1

Research Notes* The source stated that the probable name of Thomas Thayer's father was Richard Thayer.1

Family

Child1.Richard Thayer+2 b. 5 Apr 1601

Citations

  1. [S442] Oliver Ray Pardo, "The Families of Ray Benson Pardo and Viola Berliot Stevens", 28 December 1996 (Port Orchard, Washington). . Hereinafter cited as "The Families of Pardo and Stevens."
  2. [S458] Walter Faxon, Edward Henry Whorf and introduction and notes by Henry Ernest Woods, "Tayer (Thayer) Family Entries in the Parish Registry of Thornbury, Gloucestershire, England", New England Historical & Genealogical Register Volume 60 (July 1906): page 284. Hereinafter cited as "Tayer (Thayer) in Thornbury Parish Records - NEHGR."

Elizabeth Taylor1

b. 9 June 1705
Father*Isaac Taylor2 d. 1716
Mother*Sarah Broadwell2
Birth*9 June 1705Elizabeth Taylor was born on 9 June 1705 in Springfield, Chester County, Pennsylvania, now a part of Delaware County.3
Marriage*12 June 1729She married James Sharpless, son of James Sharpless and Mary Lewis, on 12 June 1729 at the Springfield Meeting in Springfield, Chester County.1,4

Family

James Sharpless b. 6 Nov 1703, d. 1775

Citations

  1. [S1409] J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, with Genealogical and Biographical Sketches, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Louis H. Everts, 1881), Sharpless, pages 722-724. Hereinafter cited as History of Chester County, Pennsylvania.
  2. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, descended from John and Jane Sharples, settlers near Chester, Pennsylvania, 1682 : together with some account of the English ancestry of the family, including the results of researches by Henry Fishwick, and the late Joseph Lemuel Chester, and a full report of the bi-centennial reunion of 1882, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. John Sharples (d.1685) married Jane Moor and, as Quakers, the family emigrated in 1682 from England to Chester County, Pennsylvania. Descendants (spelling the surname Sharpless) and relatives lived in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Indiana, Michigan and elsewhere. Includes ancestry in England to the 1200s A.D. Includes index. (Washington DC: Photoduplication Service, 1968 ( a microreoduction of the original published in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for the family, under the auspices of the Bi-centennial committee, in 1887), , pages 156-157. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Sharpless Family.
  3. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, pages 156-157, the date written as "4 mo.9, 1705" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was June, not April.
  4. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, pages 156-157, the date written as "4 mo. 12, 1729" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was June, not April.

Isaac Taylor1

d. 1716
Marriage*4 November 1689He married Sarah Broadwell on 4 November 1689 in Cheltenham, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania.2
Residence*Sarah and Isaac Taylor lived on land Isaac had been given by his father in Springfield, Chester County, Pennsylvania, now a part of Delaware County.1
Death*1716He died in 1716 in Springfield.1

Family

Sarah Broadwell
Child1.Elizabeth Taylor1 b. 9 Jun 1705

Citations

  1. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, descended from John and Jane Sharples, settlers near Chester, Pennsylvania, 1682 : together with some account of the English ancestry of the family, including the results of researches by Henry Fishwick, and the late Joseph Lemuel Chester, and a full report of the bi-centennial reunion of 1882, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. John Sharples (d.1685) married Jane Moor and, as Quakers, the family emigrated in 1682 from England to Chester County, Pennsylvania. Descendants (spelling the surname Sharpless) and relatives lived in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Indiana, Michigan and elsewhere. Includes ancestry in England to the 1200s A.D. Includes index. (Washington DC: Photoduplication Service, 1968 ( a microreoduction of the original published in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for the family, under the auspices of the Bi-centennial committee, in 1887), , pages 156-157. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Sharpless Family.
  2. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, pages 156-157, the date written as "9 mo. 4, 1689" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was November, not September.