Elizabeth Ross1

b. 29 March 1816
Relationship7th great-granddaughter of John Heaton
ChartsDescendants of John Heaton of Lincolnshire, including the Immigrant Nathaniel
Father*John Ross1,2,3 b. 19 Mar 1787, d. 4 Aug 1873
Mother*Phoebe Heaton1,3,2 b. 1793, d. 4 May 1866
Birth*29 March 1816Elizabeth Ross was born on 29 March 1816 in Greene County, Pennsylvania.2
Marriage*27 March 1834She married Jacob Johns Jr., son of Jacob Johns and Elizabeth Smith, on 27 March 1834.2,1

Family

Jacob Johns Jr. b. 3 Dec 1806

Citations

  1. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, in two volumes, with indexes in Volume II. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, the information in these volumes often proves to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. (Tempe, Arizona: published for the author by Graphics of Tempe, 1999), Volume I, Chapter 5, pages 154-155. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.
  2. [S1272] Howard L. Leckey, The Tenmile Country and its Pioneer Families. A Genealogical History of the Upper Monongahela Valley (with surname index). (Apollo, Pennsylvania: Closson Press, August 1993), pages 473-475. Hereinafter cited as The Tenmile Country.
  3. [S1272] Howard L. Leckey, The Tenmile Country, pages 470-471.

John Ross1,2

b. 19 March 1787, d. 4 August 1873
ChartsDescendants of John Heaton of Lincolnshire, including the Immigrant Nathaniel
Father*Timothy Ross3 b. 20 Mar 1765, d. 15 Oct 1851
Mother*Mary Briant4,5 d. 1789
Birth*19 March 1787John Ross was probably born on 19 March 1787.6,7,8
Research Notes* Unfortunately, the Tenmile County source provided conflicting information regarding John's birth and death. On page 285, his death is noted as 4 August 1873, aged 86 years, 4 months and 16 days, which would suggest his date of birth as 19 March 1787. Then on page 471, his date of death is noted as 4 August 1878, an error in transcribing, we think, misreading a 3 for an 8.7,6,8
Marriage*He married Phoebe Heaton, daughter of William Heaton and Abigail ______.9,10
(Husband) Death4 May 1866John became a widower when Phoebe (Heaton) Ross died on 4 May 1866.11,10
Death*4 August 1873He probably died on 4 August 1873 aged 86 years, 4 months and 16 days6,7,8
Burial* and was buried as Colonel John Ross in the Grimes School House Cemetery, Jefferson, Greene County.8,10

Family

Phoebe Heaton b. 1793, d. 4 May 1866
Children1.Abigail Ross10,11
2.Elizabeth Ross11,12,10 b. 29 Mar 1816
3.Charlotte Ross11,10
4.John Ross10,11
5.Dorcas Ross10,11
6.Rachel Ross10,11 b. 24 Dec 1832, d. 23 Jan 1903

Citations

  1. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, in two volumes, with indexes in Volume II. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, the information in these volumes often proves to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. (Tempe, Arizona: published for the author by Graphics of Tempe, 1999), Volume I, Chapter 5, pages 154-155, noting his title as "Colonel". Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.
  2. [S1272] Howard L. Leckey, The Tenmile Country and its Pioneer Families. A Genealogical History of the Upper Monongahela Valley (with surname index). (Apollo, Pennsylvania: Closson Press, August 1993), pages 470-471, noting his title as "Captain". Hereinafter cited as The Tenmile Country.
  3. [S1272] Howard L. Leckey, The Tenmile Country, page 471.
  4. [S1272] Howard L. Leckey, The Tenmile Country, page 285, although noting his mother as Rachel Wolverton, his father's second wife.
  5. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Colonel John Ross, Memorial# 100575984, although noting his mother as Rachel Wolverton, his father's second wife, and reporting The Tenmile Country as the source of the information. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  6. [S1272] Howard L. Leckey, The Tenmile Country, page 471, noting his date of birth as 19 March 1792.
  7. [S1272] Howard L. Leckey, The Tenmile Country, page 285, noting his date of death as 4 August 1873, aged 86 years, 4 months and 16 days.
  8. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Colonel John Ross, Memorial# 100575984.
  9. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, Volume I, Chapter 5, pages 154-155, reporting their year of marriage as 1822.
  10. [S1272] Howard L. Leckey, The Tenmile Country, pages 470-471.
  11. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, Volume I, Chapter 5, pages 154-155.
  12. [S1272] Howard L. Leckey, The Tenmile Country, pages 473-475.

John Ross1,2

Relationship7th great-grandson of John Heaton
ChartsDescendants of John Heaton of Lincolnshire, including the Immigrant Nathaniel
Father*John Ross1,2 b. 19 Mar 1787, d. 4 Aug 1873
Mother*Phoebe Heaton1,2 b. 1793, d. 4 May 1866

Citations

  1. [S1272] Howard L. Leckey, The Tenmile Country and its Pioneer Families. A Genealogical History of the Upper Monongahela Valley (with surname index). (Apollo, Pennsylvania: Closson Press, August 1993), pages 470-471. Hereinafter cited as The Tenmile Country.
  2. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, in two volumes, with indexes in Volume II. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, the information in these volumes often proves to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. (Tempe, Arizona: published for the author by Graphics of Tempe, 1999), Volume I, Chapter 5, pages 154-155. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.

Mary Ross1

Marriage*15 January 1678She married John Gleason, son of Thomas Gleason and Susanna Page, on 15 January 1678 in Sudbury, Middlesex County.1,2

Family

John Gleason b. 1647

Citations

  1. [S1372] Lillian May Wilson and John Barber White, The Genealogy of the Descendants of Thomas Gleason of Watertown, Mass., 1607-1909, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. Thomas Gleason (1607-1686) married Susanna Page, and emigrated before 1642 from England to Watertown, Massachusetts, moving about 1654/1655 to Cambridge, and in 1658 to Charlestown, Massachusetts. The Gleason name was spelled "Leeson" in early records. Includes indexes. (Haverhill, Massachusetts: Press of the Nichols Print, 1909), pages 19-20. Hereinafter cited as Descendants of Thomas Gleason of Watertown.
  2. [S413] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages: Prior to 1700 (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co, 1985 and 1992), page 305, their surname spelled "Gleison". Hereinafter cited as New England Marriages: Prior to 1700.

Nancy Ann Ross1

b. 1787, d. 25 February 1828
ChartsDescendants of John Heaton of Lincolnshire, including the Immigrant Nathaniel
Birth*1787Nancy Ann Ross was born in 1787 in Virginia.1,2
Marriage*6 January 1812She married Ebenezer Heaton Jr., son of Ebenezer Heaton and Joannah Sutton, on 6 January 1812 in Warren County, Ohio. The record stated that Ebenezer was of age and that Nancy was of age by the oath of her brother John Ross and by the consent of her father by certificate.1,3
Relocation*7 August 1820By the time the 1820 census was taken on 7 August 1820, Ebenezer had sold the farm in Ohio and he and Nancy moved their family the short distance to Harrison, Fayette County, Indiana, in order to be closer to Eben's father, Ebenezer Heaton Sr.4,1
Death*25 February 1828She died six weeks after the birth of the couple's last child on 25 February 1828 in Fayette County1,2
Burial* and was buried in Greene Cemetery, Waterloo, Fayette County.2

Family

Ebenezer Heaton Jr. b. 30 May 1787, d. 15 Apr 1868

Citations

  1. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, in two volumes, with indexes in Volume II. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, the information in these volumes often proves to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. (Tempe, Arizona: published for the author by Graphics of Tempe, 1999), Volume I, Chapter 10, page 385. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Nancy Ann (Ross) Heaton, Memorial# 78492229. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  3. [S1576] Ohio, County Marriages, 1774-1993, online at www.ancestry.com, citing Film Number: 000964272, Warren County, 1804-1939, page 79. Hereinafter cited as Ohio, County Marriages, 1774-1993.
  4. [S468] 1820 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of Ebenezer Heaton, Harrison, Fayette, Indiana; Page: 30; NARA Roll: M33_15; Image: 27. Hereinafter cited as 1820 US Federal Census.

Rachel Ross1,2

b. 24 December 1832, d. 23 January 1903
Relationship7th great-granddaughter of John Heaton
ChartsDescendants of John Heaton of Lincolnshire, including the Immigrant Nathaniel
Father*John Ross2,1 b. 19 Mar 1787, d. 4 Aug 1873
Mother*Phoebe Heaton1,2 b. 1793, d. 4 May 1866
Birth*24 December 1832Rachel Ross was born on 24 December 1832 in Greene County, Pennsylvania.2,1
Marriage*22 June 1849She married Isaac Lewis on 22 June 1849.1,2
Death*23 January 1903She died on 23 January 1903 at age 70.1

Family

Isaac Lewis

Citations

  1. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, in two volumes, with indexes in Volume II. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, the information in these volumes often proves to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. (Tempe, Arizona: published for the author by Graphics of Tempe, 1999), Volume I, Chapter 5, pages 154-155. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.
  2. [S1272] Howard L. Leckey, The Tenmile Country and its Pioneer Families. A Genealogical History of the Upper Monongahela Valley (with surname index). (Apollo, Pennsylvania: Closson Press, August 1993), pages 470-471. Hereinafter cited as The Tenmile Country.

Timothy Ross1

b. 20 March 1765, d. 15 October 1851
Birth*20 March 1765Timothy Ross was born on 20 March 1765 at Westfield, Union County, New Jersey.1,2
Marriage*He married, as his first wife, Mary Briant, daughter of John Briant.1
Marriage*1792He married, as his second wife, Rachel Wolverton, daughter of John Wolverton and Abigail Darby, about 1792 in Washington County, Pennsylvania.1
Occupation*Brothers-in-law Timothy Ross and Isaac Sharp were surveyors in partnership, and both were patentees of land near Waynesburg, Washington County.3
(Husband) Death20 October 1836Timothy became a widower for the second time when Rachel (Wolverton) Ross died on 20 October 1836.1
Death*15 October 1851He died on 15 October 1851 at Shinnston, Harrison County, West Virginia, at age 861,2
Burial* and was buried in the Old Bates Fork Cemetery, Greene County, Pennsylvania.1,2

Family 1

Mary Briant d. 1789
Child1.John Ross+1 b. 19 Mar 1787, d. 4 Aug 1873

Family 2

Rachel Wolverton b. 1767, d. 20 Oct 1836

Citations

  1. [S1272] Howard L. Leckey, The Tenmile Country and its Pioneer Families. A Genealogical History of the Upper Monongahela Valley (with surname index). (Apollo, Pennsylvania: Closson Press, August 1993), page 471. Hereinafter cited as The Tenmile Country.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Timothy Ross, Memorial# 23742550. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  3. [S1272] Howard L. Leckey, The Tenmile Country, pages 470- 471.

Jane Rossiter1,2,3

d. 1 June 1691
Marriage*23 March 1639He married Thomas Gilbert on 23 March 1639 in Taunton, Plymouth Colony.2,1
Death*1 June 1691Identified as the mother of Thomas Gilbert, Jane Gilbert died on 1 June 1691 in Taunton at age 77.2,3

Family

Thomas Gilbert
Child1.Thomas Gilbert+1,2 b. c 1643, d. 20 Apr 1725

Citations

  1. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Taunton Marriages, Volume 2, page 198. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.
  2. [S1193] Edgar H. Reed, "Marriages, Births and Deaths at Taunton Mass.", compiled from the Taunton Proprietors' Records, New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 16, pages 324-328 and Volume 17, pages 34-37 and pages 232-236 (October 1862 and January 1863): Volume 17, page 35. Hereinafter cited as "Taunton Marriages, Births and Deaths."
  3. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Taunton Deaths, Volume 3, page 87.

George Rotheram1

Marriage*11 September 1782He married Catherine Smith of St. Mary's Drogheda, then in County Meath, now Louth on 11 September 1782 in County Meath, Ireland.2
(Bride's Father) Marriage Settlement10 November 1805A memorial of an indented deed of marriage settlement dated 10 November 1805 was made between Thomas Gerrard of Liscartan, County Meath, Esq. of the first part, George Rotheram of Crossdrum in the said county of Meath and Mary Anne Rotheram, spinster, third daughter of the said George Rotheram of the second part and John Gerrard of Gibbstown in the county of Meath aforesaid Esq. and Thomas Battersby of Glenidan in the county of Westmeath Esq. of the third part.

Reciting that a marriage was agreed upon between the said Thomas Gerrard and Mary Ann Rotheram.

And further reciting that Samuel Gibbons of Mountainstown in the county of Meath Esq. had by indented deeds of lease and release bearing dates the 4th and 5th days of February 1785 granted unto William Gerrard Esq., deceased, all that and those the town and lands of Upper and Lower Graigs, situate in the lower barony of Navan in the county of Meath aforesaid containing 272 acres and 15 perches, be the same more or less. To hold unto the said William Gerrard, his heirs and assigns, for three lives therein named, and the survivor of them, and for such other lives as should forever thereafter be added to the term thereby granted, pursuant to a covenant therein contained for renewing the same forever subject to the rent fines for renewal and covenants therein mentioned.

And further reciting that the Right Honorable Charles, Lord Cadogan of New Burlington Street in the county of Middlesex, England, by indented deeds of lease and release bearing dates the 10th and 11th days of October 1787, granted to the said William Gerrard all that and those the castles, lands and farms called and known by the name of Liscartan in the county of Meath containing 465 acres, be the same more or less, and with the appurtenances. To hold unto the said William Gerrard, his heirs and assigns, for three lives therein named, and for the survivor of them, and for such other lives as should forever thereafter be added to the term thereby granted, pursuant to a covenant therein contained for renewing the same forever, subject to the rent fine for renewal and covenants therein mentioned.

And whereas the said William Gerrard died several years since, and the said Thomas Gerrard, his eldest son and heir-at-law, became, on the death of his said father, entitled to the said lands of Graigs and Liscartan, the said Thomas therefore, by said deed of which this is a memorial, in consideration of the said marriage and for other considerations therein mentioned, hath granted unto the said John Gerrard of Gibbstown and Thomas Battersby as trustees, all that and those the said town and lands of Upper and Lower Graigs situate in the lower barony of Navan and county of Meath aforesaid, with the appurtenances. To hold unto the said John Gerrard and Thomas Battersby, and the survivor of them, his heirs and assigns for the lives in the said deed named and for such other lives as should forever hereafter be added pursuant to the covenant contained in part in said recited deed for renewing the same forever, subject to the rents, covenants and fines for renewal in said deeds particularly reserved and mentioned upon the trusts and for the several uses and purposes in said deed, of which this is a memorial, mentioned and contained.

The deed and memorial were duly executed, signed and sealed by Thomas Gerrard and witnessed by Jeremiah Smith. The memorial was registered on 22 September 1806.1
Residence*10 November 1805At the time of his daughter Mary Anne's marriage agreement on 10 November 1805, George lived in Crossdrum, County Meath, Ireland.1

Family

Catherine Smith
Child1.Mary Anne Rotheram+1 b. 1791

Citations

  1. [S588] Ireland Registry of Deeds, Transcripts of memorials of deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929; on 2687 FHL microfilms. Most are now digitized and available online at www.familysearch.org, LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah: 1806; Film# 535459, Volume 582, pages 469-470, deed number 395349, images 550-551. Hereinafter cited as Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929.
  2. [S1620] Betham Genealogical Abstracts, online at Findmypast, www.findmypast.com, Marriage of George Rotheram of Crossdrum, County Meath, and Catherine Smith of the parish of St. Mary's, Drogheda, spinster, dated 11 September 1782. Hereinafter cited as Betham Genealogical Abstracts.

Mary Anne Rotheram1

b. 1791
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Gerrard of Gibbstown, County Meath, Ireland and his Brothers
Father*George Rotheram1
Mother*Catherine Smith2
Birth*1791Described as her father's third daughter, Mary Anne Rotheram was born about 1791, probably in County Meath, Ireland.3,1
Marriage Settlement*10 November 1805A memorial of an indented deed of marriage settlement dated 10 November 1805 was made between Thomas Gerrard of Liscartan, County Meath, Esq. of the first part, George Rotheram of Crossdrum in the said county of Meath and Mary Anne Rotheram, spinster, third daughter of the said George Rotheram of the second part and John Gerrard of Gibbstown in the county of Meath aforesaid Esq. and Thomas Battersby of Glenidan in the county of Westmeath Esq. of the third part.

Reciting that a marriage was agreed upon between the said Thomas Gerrard and Mary Ann Rotheram.

And further reciting that Samuel Gibbons of Mountainstown in the county of Meath Esq. had by indented deeds of lease and release bearing dates the 4th and 5th days of February 1785 granted unto William Gerrard Esq., deceased, all that and those the town and lands of Upper and Lower Graigs, situate in the lower barony of Navan in the county of Meath aforesaid containing 272 acres and 15 perches, be the same more or less. To hold unto the said William Gerrard, his heirs and assigns, for three lives therein named, and the survivor of them, and for such other lives as should forever thereafter be added to the term thereby granted, pursuant to a covenant therein contained for renewing the same forever subject to the rent fines for renewal and covenants therein mentioned.

And further reciting that the Right Honorable Charles, Lord Cadogan of New Burlington Street in the county of Middlesex, England, by indented deeds of lease and release bearing dates the 10th and 11th days of October 1787, granted to the said William Gerrard all that and those the castles, lands and farms called and known by the name of Liscartan in the county of Meath containing 465 acres, be the same more or less, and with the appurtenances. To hold unto the said William Gerrard, his heirs and assigns, for three lives therein named, and for the survivor of them, and for such other lives as should forever thereafter be added to the term thereby granted, pursuant to a covenant therein contained for renewing the same forever, subject to the rent fine for renewal and covenants therein mentioned.

And whereas the said William Gerrard died several years since, and the said Thomas Gerrard, his eldest son and heir-at-law, became, on the death of his said father, entitled to the said lands of Graigs and Liscartan, the said Thomas therefore, by said deed of which this is a memorial, in consideration of the said marriage and for other considerations therein mentioned, hath granted unto the said John Gerrard of Gibbstown and Thomas Battersby as trustees, all that and those the said town and lands of Upper and Lower Graigs situate in the lower barony of Navan and county of Meath aforesaid, with the appurtenances. To hold unto the said John Gerrard and Thomas Battersby, and the survivor of them, his heirs and assigns for the lives in the said deed named and for such other lives as should forever hereafter be added pursuant to the covenant contained in part in said recited deed for renewing the same forever, subject to the rents, covenants and fines for renewal in said deeds particularly reserved and mentioned upon the trusts and for the several uses and purposes in said deed, of which this is a memorial, mentioned and contained.

The deed and memorial were duly executed, signed and sealed by Thomas Gerrard and witnessed by Jeremiah Smith. The memorial was registered on 22 September 1806.1
Marriage*before 22 September 1806She married Thomas Gerrard of Liscartan, County Meath, son of William Gerrard and Jane Vipont, before 22 September 1806, the date their marriage settlement memorial was registered.1
Census Ireland 1821*1821Mary Anne and Thomas Gerrard appeared on the census taken in 1821 at house 7 in Liscartan, County Meath, Ireland. Thomas was 39 years of age with 334 acres at Liscartan, and reported his occupation as Justice of the Peace. His wife Marianne was 30. The members of their household included sons William, who was 14, Thomas 11, and Samuel 7, and daughters Catherine, age 12, and Marianne, who was 5. The children's aunt, Marianne Gerrard, whose age was reported as 25 years although she would have been older, lived with her brother's family in 1821 and John Walsh, age 70, was a visitor. Also residing with the family were a house servant, a cook, a house maid and a kitchen man.3
Will*Mary Anne Gerrard of Liscartan left a will4
Probate*1832 which was probated in 1832.4

Family

Thomas Gerrard b. 23 Jul 1782, d. 7 Feb 1868
Children1.William Gerrard+3 b. 1807
2.Catherine Sophia Gerrard3 b. 1809, d. 1 Sep 1896
3.Thomas Gerrard3 b. 1811
4.Samuel Gerrard+3 b. 1814, d. 22 Apr 1882
5.Mary Anne Gerrard3 b. 1816, d. Aug 1843

Citations

  1. [S588] Ireland Registry of Deeds, Transcripts of memorials of deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929; on 2687 FHL microfilms. Most are now digitized and available online at www.familysearch.org, LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah: 1806; Film# 535459, Volume 582, pages 469-470, deed number 395349, images 550-551. Hereinafter cited as Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929.
  2. [S1620] Betham Genealogical Abstracts, online at Findmypast, www.findmypast.com, Marriage of George Rotheram of Crossdrum, County Meath, and Catherine Smith of the parish of St. Mary's, Drogheda, spinster, dated 11 September 1782. Hereinafter cited as Betham Genealogical Abstracts.
  3. [S1643] Ireland Census 1821, online at Findmypast, www.findmypast.com, Household of Thomas Gerrard, townland of Liscartan, Parish of Liscartan, Barony of Lower Navan in the county of Meath. Hereinafter cited as Ireland Census 1821.
  4. [S1623] Ireland Diocesan and Prerogative Wills & Administrations Indexes 1595-1858, online at www.findmypast.com, Mary Anne Gerrard of Liscartan, Index to Prerogative Wills, 1811-1858. Hereinafter cited as Ireland Diocesan and Prerogative Wills & Administrations Indexes 1595-1858.

Molly Round

Marriage*She married Richard Bolton.

Family

Richard Bolton
Children1.Hannah Bolton1 b. 12 Mar 1786
2.William Bolton1 b. 29 Mar 1788
3.John Bolton1 b. 3 Jul 1790
4.Polly Bolton1 b. 9 Sep 1792
5.Sally Bolton1 b. 6 Feb 1795
6.Betsey Bolton1 b. 24 Feb 1797
7.James Bolton1 b. 26 Apr 1803

Citations

  1. [S8] Births - Marriages - Deaths, International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah: www.familysearch.org), as extracted from book: "Vital record of Rehoboth, 1642-1896 : marriages, intentions, births, deaths, with supplemental conaining rhe record of 1896, colonial returns, lists of the early settlers, purchasers, freemen, inhabitants, the soldiers serving in Phillip's War and the Revolution."

Louisa Rowley1

ChartsDescendants of John Hinds, including our Walters and Ralphs
Father*Thomas Taylor Rowley1
Birth*Louisa Rowley was her father's third daughter.1
Marriage*23 November 1832She married Reverend Richard Bell Booth, son of Robert Bell Booth and Jane Amelia Hinds, on 23 November 1832 in Kells Church, County Meath.1

Family

Reverend Richard Bell Booth d. c 1866

Citations

  1. [S1621] Irish Newspapers, online at Findmypast, www.findmypast.com, Warder and Dublin Weekly Mail, 28 November 1832. Hereinafter cited as Irish Newspapers.

Thomas Taylor Rowley1

Residence*He lived in Maperath, County Meath, Ireland.1

Family

Child1.Louisa Rowley1

Citations

  1. [S1621] Irish Newspapers, online at Findmypast, www.findmypast.com, Warder and Dublin Weekly Mail, 28 November 1832. Hereinafter cited as Irish Newspapers.

John Rowning1

b. circa 1585
Birth*circa 1585John Rowning was born circa 1585 in Hundon, Suffolk County, England.1
Marriage*11 May 1613He married first Mary Norman on 11 May 1613 in Stoke-by-Clare, Suffolk County, England.2,3

Family

Mary Norman
Child1.Mary Rowning+1 b. 12 Aug 1613, d. 1694

Citations

  1. [S1265] Elizabeth French, "Genealogical Research in England", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 67, pages 21-28 (January 1915). Hereinafter cited as "Genealogical Research in England (Rowning Pedigree)."
  2. [S1266] G. Andrews Moriarty, "Ray - Gilbert - Bigg - Rowning", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 104, pages 107-114 (April 1950): page 113, noting the discovery of the marriage record of John Rowning and Mary Norman. Hereinafter cited as "Ray - Gilbert - Bigg - Rowning."
  3. [S1265] Elizabeth French, "Genealogical Research in England (Rowning Pedigree)", stating the name of John Rowling's first wife was not known.

Mary Rowning1

b. 12 August 1613, d. 1694
Father*John Rowning2 b. c 1585
Mother*Mary Norman2
Baptism*12 August 1613Mary Rowning was baptized on 12 August 1613 in Hundon, Suffolk County, England.2
Marriage*circa 1633She married first Simon Ray, son of Simon Ray and Sarah Pegrom alias Pilgrim, circa 1633 in Hundon, Suffolk County.3,4
Immigration*circa 1640Mary and Simon Ray immigrated to New England circa 1640 with their two children, Simon and Mary. The family settled in Braintree, Massachusetts Bay Colony.1
(Wife) Death30 September 1641Mary became a widow when Simon Ray died on 30 September 1641.5,2
Marriage*circa 1642She married second Peter George circa 1642 in Braintree, Suffolk County.5,6
Death*1694She died in 1694 at Block Island, Washington County, Rhode Island.2

Family 1

Simon Ray b. 6 Nov 1610, d. 30 Sep 1641
Children1.Mary Ray+1 b. 26 Jun 1636, d. 1 Jul 1657
2.Simon Ray1 b. 20 Dec 1638, d. 17 Mar 1736/37

Family 2

Peter George d. 1694

Citations

  1. [S1264] Elizabeth French, "Genealogical Research in England", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 64, pages 59-61 (January 1910). Hereinafter cited as "Genealogical Research in England ( Ray Pedigree)."
  2. [S1265] Elizabeth French, "Genealogical Research in England", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 67, pages 21-28 (January 1915). Hereinafter cited as "Genealogical Research in England (Rowning Pedigree)."
  3. [S1265] Elizabeth French, "Genealogical Research in England (Rowning Pedigree)", estimating year of marriage as "about" 1634.
  4. [S1264] Elizabeth French, "Genealogical Research in England ( Ray Pedigree)", estimating year of marriage as "about" 1632.
  5. [S283] Walter Goodwin Davis, Massachusetts and Maine Families: In the Ancestry of Walter Goodwin Davis (1885-1966): a reprinting, in alphabetical order by surname, of the sixteen multi-ancestor compendia: (plus Thomas Haley of Winter Harbor and his descendants), Volumes 1-3 (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1996) Volume I. Allanson-French; Volume II. Gardner-Moses; Volume III. Neal-Wright. Digitized pages of the books are also available online at www.ancestry.com, Volume I, Deering, pages 418-419. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts and Maine Families.
  6. [S1265] Elizabeth French, "Genealogical Research in England (Rowning Pedigree)", page 27.

Joseph Royall1

b. 5 September 1673, d. between 19 February 1701 and 29 June 1702
Birth*5 September 1673Joseph Royall was born on 5 September 1673 in Charlestown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).2,1
Occupation*He was a mariner.2
Marriage*before 19 February 1701He married, as her first husband, Elizabeth Colman, daughter of William Colman and Elizabeth ______, before 19 February 1701 when he wrote his will naming his wife, Elizabeth.1
Will*19 February 1701The will of Joseph Royall of Boston was evidently written at sea on 19 February 1701. It stated he was "sick in body but of perfect mind and memory." He left all of his "sea clothes" to his brother William Royall, and the rest of his estate to his wife, Elizabeth.2
Death*between 19 February 1701 and 29 June 1702He died between 19 February 1701 and 29 June 1702 when his estate was opened for probate in Boston, Suffolk County.1

Citations

  1. [S413] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages: Prior to 1700 (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co, 1985 and 1992), page 641. Hereinafter cited as New England Marriages: Prior to 1700.
  2. [S1065] Edward Doubleday Harris, "The New England Royalls", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 39, pages 348-358 (October 1885). Hereinafter cited as "New England Royalls."

John Roycroft Esq.1

(Trustee) Marriage Settlement24 November 1817A memorial of an indented deed of settlement dated 24 November 1817 was made between Charles Gerrard of Bushill in the county of Leitrim, Esq., of the first part, Elizabeth Gerrard, wife of the said Charles Gerrard, of the second part, and John Roycroft Esq. and Alexander Norris Esq. of Rosehill in the county of Cavan and Milford in the county of Leitrim, respectively, of the third part.

Reciting that the said Charles Gerrard was then seized and possessed of an undivided share of proportion jointly with his brothers and sisters of all that the lands of Belrathboyne therein mentioned.

And reciting that the said Charles Gerrard, in consideration of the love and affection which he bore for his said wife, the said Elizabeth Gerrard, and for the purpose of making and securing for her a further provision, in addition to that already made upon her at the time of her marriage, in case she should survive him, the said Charles Gerrard.

And also for the purpose of securing a provision for each such child or children now begotten by or hereafter be begotten by the said Charles Gerrard on the body of the said Elizabeth Gerrard who might or which might survive.

The said Charles Gerrard and Elizabeth Gerrard had agreed to grant, assign and make over unto the said John Roycroft Esq. and Alexander Norris Esq., trustees, his said proportion, or one divided share, of the town and lands of Belrathboyne, in trust, as therein mentioned.

Said indenture was witnessed that the said Charles Gerrard, for the considerations therein mentioned, and for and in consideration of the sum of 5 shillings to him, the said Charles Gerrard, in hand paid by each of them, the said John Roycroft and Alexander Norris, the receipt whereof he did thereby acknowledge, did grant, bargain, sell, assign, convey and confirm unto the said John Roycroft and Alexander Norris all that and those, the said Charles Gerrard's undivided share and proportion of the lands of Belrathboyne containing in the whole, by estimation, 181 acres, 2 roods and 8 perches profitable land plantation measure, be the same more or less, situate, lying and being in the barony of Kells in the county of Meath.

To hold to the said John Roycroft and Alexander Norris, trustees as aforesaid, and the survivor of them, and the heirs, executors and administrators of such survivor, for the term for which said lands are now held in trust. To permit and suffer the said Charles Gerrard and his assigns, for and during his natural life to have, receive and take to his and their own use, benefit and advantage, all and every the rents, issues and profits, and other emoluments arising and occurring or to arise out of the proportion undivided share or moiety of the said town and lands of Belrathboyne aforesaid, without the interference or intermeddling in any manner whatsoever of them, the said John Roycroft and Alexander Norris, or either of them, his executors or administrators, or the survivor of them, or the heirs, executors and administrators of such survivor.

And also in trust, to permit and suffer the said Elizabeth Gerrard and her assigns, after the death of the said Charles Gerrard, for and during her natural life, to have, receive and take the rents, issues and profits of the said proportion or share aforesaid, and all other profits and emoluments arising therefrom for her own use, benefit and advantage, without the intermeddling or interference of them, the said John Roycroft and Alexander Norris or either of them, or the survivor of them, his executors or administrators, or any other person or person whatsoever.

And in the event of said yearly rent arising out of and payable at the said lands of Belrathboyne, it should and might be lawful to and for the said Elizabeth Gerrard and her assigns, or John Roycroft and Alexander Norris or the survivor of them, his heirs and administrators of such survivor, for her benefit during her natural life, to enter and distrain from time to time for the payment of the said rent and all arrears thereof, and to sell and carry away the same for the payment and satisfaction of all rents and arrears of rent and of all costs, charges and expenses attending such distress and sale.

And upon further trust, that after the death of the said Elizabeth Gerrard, then to the use of the children of said marriage to be divided in shares and proportions as the said Charles Gerrard should by deed or will direct and appoint. And for want of such appointment, then to be divided amongst such children in equal proportions.

The memorial stated that the deed contained other clauses and covenants and was respectively witnessed, executed, signed and sealed by Charles Gerrard and Elizabeth Gerrard in the presence of Charles Hamilton and William Walsh. The memorial was also witnessed by William Walsh who gave his oath on 3 December 1817 that he was a subscribing witness to the deed of which this was a memorial and had seen the deed duly and respectively executed by the parties. The memorial was registered on 19 August 1820.1
Residence*1824John Roycroft Esq. of Rosehill, Ballinamore, County Leitrim, was listed under Gentry and Clergy in Pigot's directory of 1824.2

Citations

  1. [S588] Ireland Registry of Deeds, Transcripts of memorials of deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929; on 2687 FHL microfilms. Most are now digitized and available online at www.familysearch.org, LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah: 1820; Film# 467063, Volume 754, pages 509a-509b, deed number 512844, images 291-292. Hereinafter cited as Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929.
  2. [S1626] Pigot & Co., City of Dublin and Hibernian Provincial Directory (1824), online at www.findmypast.com, Ballinamore, page 195. Hereinafter cited as Pigot & Co., City of Dublin and Hibernian Provincial Directory (1824).

Elizabeth Ruggles1

Marriage*She married Gregory Belcher.1

Family

Gregory Belcher
Child1.Samuel Belcher1 b. 1699, d. 1738

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 1-13; FHL Film# 22344, Item 2, LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Hayward-Howard genealogy and family history.

Hannah Rumford1

Father*John Rumford1 d. b 3 Feb 1738
Mother*Mary Scaife1 b. 10 Aug 1678, d. b 26 Dec 1737
Birth*Hannah Rumford was born in Bucks County, Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S1399] Heaton. A well researched and partially documented work on the earliest Heaton immigrants to Pennsylvania, from Yorkshire, England, in 1682. Some of the information from the website is presented here in acknowledgement that not all of the early Heatons to America were "our" Heatons, and specifically to remind us of the reasons for the confusion expressed by our Heaton family researchers over the years as they tried to distinguish between the Lincolnshire John Heaton and the Yorkshire John Heaton, the two John Heatons of Loudon County, Virginia. Online at http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~paxson/…, MJP Grundy (email: e-mail address); viewed on 7 July 2015, citing Abstracts of Philadelphia County Wills, 1726-1747 (Md.: Family Line Publications, 1995), 92, 222.

John Rumford1

d. before 3 February 1738
Marriage*27 August 1699He married Mary Scaife, daughter of Jonathan Scaife and Ann ______, on 27 August 1699 in Bucks County, Pennsylvania.1
(Husband) Deathbefore 26 December 1737John became a widower when Mary (Scaife) Rumford died before 26 December 1737, the date he signed his will and she was not mentioned.2
Will*26 December 1737John Rumford, describing himself as a weaver of Plymouth, Philadelphia County, signed his will on 26 December 17373
Death*before 3 February 1738 and died in Pennsylvania before 3 February 1738, the date his will was proved.3

Family

Mary Scaife b. 10 Aug 1678, d. b 26 Dec 1737
Children1.Sarah Rumford3 b. 25 Mar 1700
2.John Rumford3 b. 31 Dec 1701
3.Rebecca Rumford3 b. 18 Dec 1703, d. b 26 Dec 1737
4.Jonathan Rumford3 b. 11 Jan 1705/6
5.Martha Rumford3
6.Hannah Rumford3
7.Thomas Rumford3
8.Miriam Rumford3

Citations

  1. [S1399] Heaton. A well researched and partially documented work on the earliest Heaton immigrants to Pennsylvania, from Yorkshire, England, in 1682. Some of the information from the website is presented here in acknowledgement that not all of the early Heatons to America were "our" Heatons, and specifically to remind us of the reasons for the confusion expressed by our Heaton family researchers over the years as they tried to distinguish between the Lincolnshire John Heaton and the Yorkshire John Heaton, the two John Heatons of Loudon County, Virginia. Online at http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~paxson/…, MJP Grundy (email: e-mail address); viewed on 7 July 2015, citing Ann Miller Watring & F. Edward Wright, Bucks Co., Pa. Church Records of the 17th & 18th Centuries, Volume 2, Quaker Records: Falls and Middletown Monthly Meetings (1994 Family Line Pub, MD), 233.
  2. [S1399] Heaton, online at http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~paxson/…
  3. [S1399] Heaton, online at http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~paxson/…, citing Abstracts of Philadelphia County Wills, 1726-1747 (Md.: Family Line Publications, 1995), 92, 222.

John Rumford1

b. 31 December 1701
Father*John Rumford1 d. b 3 Feb 1738
Mother*Mary Scaife1 b. 10 Aug 1678, d. b 26 Dec 1737
Birth*31 December 1701John Rumford was born on 31 December 1701 in Bucks County, Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S1399] Heaton. A well researched and partially documented work on the earliest Heaton immigrants to Pennsylvania, from Yorkshire, England, in 1682. Some of the information from the website is presented here in acknowledgement that not all of the early Heatons to America were "our" Heatons, and specifically to remind us of the reasons for the confusion expressed by our Heaton family researchers over the years as they tried to distinguish between the Lincolnshire John Heaton and the Yorkshire John Heaton, the two John Heatons of Loudon County, Virginia. Online at http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~paxson/…, MJP Grundy (email: e-mail address); viewed on 7 July 2015, citing Abstracts of Philadelphia County Wills, 1726-1747 (Md.: Family Line Publications, 1995), 92, 222.

Jonathan Rumford1

b. 11 January 1705/6
Father*John Rumford1 d. b 3 Feb 1738
Mother*Mary Scaife1 b. 10 Aug 1678, d. b 26 Dec 1737
Birth*11 January 1705/6Jonathan Rumford was born on 11 January 1705/6 in Bucks County, Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S1399] Heaton. A well researched and partially documented work on the earliest Heaton immigrants to Pennsylvania, from Yorkshire, England, in 1682. Some of the information from the website is presented here in acknowledgement that not all of the early Heatons to America were "our" Heatons, and specifically to remind us of the reasons for the confusion expressed by our Heaton family researchers over the years as they tried to distinguish between the Lincolnshire John Heaton and the Yorkshire John Heaton, the two John Heatons of Loudon County, Virginia. Online at http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~paxson/…, MJP Grundy (email: e-mail address); viewed on 7 July 2015, citing Abstracts of Philadelphia County Wills, 1726-1747 (Md.: Family Line Publications, 1995), 92, 222.

Martha Rumford1

Father*John Rumford1 d. b 3 Feb 1738
Mother*Mary Scaife1 b. 10 Aug 1678, d. b 26 Dec 1737
Birth*Martha Rumford was born in Bucks County, Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S1399] Heaton. A well researched and partially documented work on the earliest Heaton immigrants to Pennsylvania, from Yorkshire, England, in 1682. Some of the information from the website is presented here in acknowledgement that not all of the early Heatons to America were "our" Heatons, and specifically to remind us of the reasons for the confusion expressed by our Heaton family researchers over the years as they tried to distinguish between the Lincolnshire John Heaton and the Yorkshire John Heaton, the two John Heatons of Loudon County, Virginia. Online at http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~paxson/…, MJP Grundy (email: e-mail address); viewed on 7 July 2015, citing Abstracts of Philadelphia County Wills, 1726-1747 (Md.: Family Line Publications, 1995), 92, 222.

Miriam Rumford1

Father*John Rumford1 d. b 3 Feb 1738
Mother*Mary Scaife1 b. 10 Aug 1678, d. b 26 Dec 1737
Birth*Miriam Rumford was born in Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S1399] Heaton. A well researched and partially documented work on the earliest Heaton immigrants to Pennsylvania, from Yorkshire, England, in 1682. Some of the information from the website is presented here in acknowledgement that not all of the early Heatons to America were "our" Heatons, and specifically to remind us of the reasons for the confusion expressed by our Heaton family researchers over the years as they tried to distinguish between the Lincolnshire John Heaton and the Yorkshire John Heaton, the two John Heatons of Loudon County, Virginia. Online at http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~paxson/…, MJP Grundy (email: e-mail address); viewed on 7 July 2015, citing Abstracts of Philadelphia County Wills, 1726-1747 (Md.: Family Line Publications, 1995), 92, 222.

Rebecca Rumford1

b. 18 December 1703, d. before 26 December 1737
Father*John Rumford1 d. b 3 Feb 1738
Mother*Mary Scaife1 b. 10 Aug 1678, d. b 26 Dec 1737
Birth*18 December 1703Rebecca Rumford was born on 18 December 1703 in Bucks County, Pennsylvania,1
Death*before 26 December 1737 and died before 26 December 1737, the date her father signed his will and she was not mentioned.1

Citations

  1. [S1399] Heaton. A well researched and partially documented work on the earliest Heaton immigrants to Pennsylvania, from Yorkshire, England, in 1682. Some of the information from the website is presented here in acknowledgement that not all of the early Heatons to America were "our" Heatons, and specifically to remind us of the reasons for the confusion expressed by our Heaton family researchers over the years as they tried to distinguish between the Lincolnshire John Heaton and the Yorkshire John Heaton, the two John Heatons of Loudon County, Virginia. Online at http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~paxson/…, MJP Grundy (email: e-mail address); viewed on 7 July 2015, citing Abstracts of Philadelphia County Wills, 1726-1747 (Md.: Family Line Publications, 1995), 92, 222.

Sarah Rumford1

b. 25 March 1700
Father*John Rumford1 d. b 3 Feb 1738
Mother*Mary Scaife1 b. 10 Aug 1678, d. b 26 Dec 1737
Birth*25 March 1700Sarah Rumford was born on 25 March 1700 in Bucks County, Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S1399] Heaton. A well researched and partially documented work on the earliest Heaton immigrants to Pennsylvania, from Yorkshire, England, in 1682. Some of the information from the website is presented here in acknowledgement that not all of the early Heatons to America were "our" Heatons, and specifically to remind us of the reasons for the confusion expressed by our Heaton family researchers over the years as they tried to distinguish between the Lincolnshire John Heaton and the Yorkshire John Heaton, the two John Heatons of Loudon County, Virginia. Online at http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~paxson/…, MJP Grundy (email: e-mail address); viewed on 7 July 2015, citing Abstracts of Philadelphia County Wills, 1726-1747 (Md.: Family Line Publications, 1995), 92, 222.

Thomas Rumford1

Father*John Rumford1 d. b 3 Feb 1738
Mother*Mary Scaife1 b. 10 Aug 1678, d. b 26 Dec 1737
Birth*Thomas Rumford was born in Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S1399] Heaton. A well researched and partially documented work on the earliest Heaton immigrants to Pennsylvania, from Yorkshire, England, in 1682. Some of the information from the website is presented here in acknowledgement that not all of the early Heatons to America were "our" Heatons, and specifically to remind us of the reasons for the confusion expressed by our Heaton family researchers over the years as they tried to distinguish between the Lincolnshire John Heaton and the Yorkshire John Heaton, the two John Heatons of Loudon County, Virginia. Online at http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~paxson/…, MJP Grundy (email: e-mail address); viewed on 7 July 2015, citing Abstracts of Philadelphia County Wills, 1726-1747 (Md.: Family Line Publications, 1995), 92, 222.

Jacob Rush1

ChartsDescendants of John Heaton of Lincolnshire, including the Immigrant Nathaniel
Marriage*He married Ruth Heaton, daughter of Isaac Heaton and Susannah Bell.1

Family

Ruth Heaton b. 1796

Citations

  1. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, in two volumes, with indexes in Volume II. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, the information in these volumes often proves to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. (Tempe, Arizona: published for the author by Graphics of Tempe, 1999), Volume I, Chapter 6, pages 184-185. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.

Andrew Marion Rusk1

b. 9 May 1874
Relationship6th great-grandson of Robert Heaton
ChartsDescendants of Robert Heaton of Yorkshire, The Immigrant
Father*Thomas Jefferson Rusk1 b. 4 Jun 1848, d. 16 Feb 1923
Mother*Sarah Ann Heaton1 b. 22 Jun 1851
Birth*9 May 1874Andrew Marion Rusk was born on 9 May 1874.1

Citations

  1. [S1682] Heaton / Rusk Bible and Transcriptions, from copies of original Bible pages supplied by Don W. Clarkson in 1998 and typed as read by Glenda Frank Moser who originally shared the photos and her transcriptions with Ancestry.com on 31 August 2014. Don Clarkson was identified as a descendant of Sarah Ann Rusk and a link to Glenda's Ancestry tree was found online at https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/58145564/…. Hereinafter cited as Heaton / Rusk Bible and Transcriptions.

Benjamin Hugh Rusk1

b. 10 September 1872, d. 3 June 1873
Relationship6th great-grandson of Robert Heaton
ChartsDescendants of Robert Heaton of Yorkshire, The Immigrant
Father*Thomas Jefferson Rusk1 b. 4 Jun 1848, d. 16 Feb 1923
Mother*Sarah Ann Heaton1 b. 22 Jun 1851
Birth*10 September 1872Benjamin Hugh Rusk was born on 10 September 18721
Death*3 June 1873 and died on 3 June 1873 at the age of 8 months and 23 days.1

Citations

  1. [S1682] Heaton / Rusk Bible and Transcriptions, from copies of original Bible pages supplied by Don W. Clarkson in 1998 and typed as read by Glenda Frank Moser who originally shared the photos and her transcriptions with Ancestry.com on 31 August 2014. Don Clarkson was identified as a descendant of Sarah Ann Rusk and a link to Glenda's Ancestry tree was found online at https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/58145564/…. Hereinafter cited as Heaton / Rusk Bible and Transcriptions.