Ethel L. Underwood1

Marriage*She married Howard P. Skinner.1

Family

Howard P. Skinner
Child1.Howard Edward Skinner+1 b. 29 Nov 1915, d. 10 Jul 1999

Citations

  1. [S1456] Social Security (U.S.) Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Deacon John Upham1

Marriage*He married Elizabeth ______.1

Family

Elizabeth ______
Child1.Mary Upham+1 d. 27 Jun 1677

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 89-94. Hereinafter cited as "Whittemore Family in America."

Mary Upham1

d. 27 June 1677
Father*Deacon John Upham1
Mother*Elizabeth ______1
Marriage*12 March 1661She married as his first wife John Whittemore, son of Thomas Whittemore and Hannah Chawkley, on 12 March 1661 in Charlestown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).1
Death*27 June 1677She died on 27 June 1677.1

Family

John Whittemore b. 11 Feb 1638, d. 8 Dec 1694
Children1.John Whittemore1 b. c 1662
2.Thomas Whittemore1 b. 1 Sep 1664, d. 10 Aug 1717
3.Joseph Whittemore1 b. 29 Jan 1667
4.Benjamin Whittemore1 b. 1 Sep 1669
5.Nathaniel Whittemore1 b. 9 Mar 1673
6.Joel Whittemore1 b. 27 Apr 1676, d. 27 Apr 1676
7.Joel Whittemore1 b. 15 Jun 1677, d. 1711

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 89-94. Hereinafter cited as "Whittemore Family in America."

Arland Ussher1

b. circa 1552, d. 10 August 1598
Father*Thomas Ussher1
Mother*Margery Geyton1
Marriage*He married Margaret Stanishurst, daughter of James Stanishurst.1
Birth*circa 1552Arland Ussher was born circa 1552.1
Death*10 August 1598He died on 10 August 15981
Burial*20 August 1598 and was buried on 20 August 1598 in St. Werburgh Church, Dublin, Ireland.1

Family

Margaret Stanishurst d. 1609
Child1.Ellinor Ussher+1 d. 22 Nov 1640

Citations

  1. [S1630] Reverend William Ball Wright, The Ussher Memoirs : Genealogical Memoirs of the Ussher Families in Ireland, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (London, England: Mitchell & Hughes, 1889), Chapter VIII. Arland Ussher, the Chancery Registrar and his Family, pages 79-86. Hereinafter cited as The Ussher Memoirs.

Ellinor Ussher1

d. 22 November 1640
Father*Arland Ussher2 b. c 1552, d. 10 Aug 1598
Mother*Margaret Stanishurst2 d. 1609
Birth*Ellinor Ussher was born in Ireland.1
Marriage*She married Robert Lill.1
Death*22 November 1640She died on 22 November 1640 in Trim, County Meath,1
Burial*26 November 1640 and was buried on 26 November 1640 in St. Patrick's, Trim, County Meath.2

Family

Robert Lill
Child1.Cecily Lill+1

Citations

  1. [S1563] Reverend William Ball Wright M.A. T.C.D., The Ussher Memoirs; Genealogical Memoirs of the Ussher Families in Ireland, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (with appendix, pedigree and index of names). (Dublin; London: Seealy, Bryers & Walker; Mitchell & Hughes, 1889), page 83. Hereinafter cited as The Ussher Memoirs.
  2. [S1630] Reverend William Ball Wright, The Ussher Memoirs : Genealogical Memoirs of the Ussher Families in Ireland, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (London, England: Mitchell & Hughes, 1889), Chapter VIII. Arland Ussher, the Chancery Registrar and his Family, pages 79-86. Hereinafter cited as The Ussher Memoirs.

Thomas Ussher1

Marriage*He married Margery Geyton.1

Family

Margery Geyton
Child1.Arland Ussher+1 b. c 1552, d. 10 Aug 1598

Citations

  1. [S1630] Reverend William Ball Wright, The Ussher Memoirs : Genealogical Memoirs of the Ussher Families in Ireland, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (London, England: Mitchell & Hughes, 1889), Chapter VIII. Arland Ussher, the Chancery Registrar and his Family, pages 79-86. Hereinafter cited as The Ussher Memoirs.

Peter Vallett1

(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.

Helena Van Brugh1

Marriage*She married Theonis De Key.1

Citations

  1. [S940] James Rindge Stanwood, The Direct Ancestry of the Late Jacob Wendell, of Portsmouth, New Hampshire, with a Prefatory Sketch of the Early Dutch Settlement of the Province of New Netherland, 1614-1664, downloaded from the Open Library Project at www.openlibrary.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: David Clapp & Son, 1882), pages 17-27. Hereinafter cited as The Late Jacob Wendell.

Barbara Van Dieren1

Marriage*She married Meindirt Farley.1

Family

Meindirt Farley
Child1.John Farley1 b. 15 Feb 1757, d. Jun 1822

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Lieutenant John Farley, Memorial# 27210031. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.

______ Van Valkenberg1

ChartsDescendants of Jeremiah Bolton of Connecticut and New York
Marriage-ProbableHe probably married Mary L. Bolton, daughter of Jeremiah Bolton and Harriet Talcott.1

Citations

  1. [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."

Alicia Vance1

Father*Henry Vance1
Marriage*1810She married Henry Frederick Nugent Bell, son of George Bell Esq. and Catherine Nugent, in 1810.1
Residence*1820Alicia and Henry Nugent Bell Esq. lived at 10 Royal Terrace, Adelphi, London, Westminster, Middlesex County, England, in the 1820s.2

Family

Henry Frederick Nugent Bell b. 1792, d. 10 Oct 1822
Children1.Sophia Bell1 b. 1813, d. 1818
2.George Nugent Bell1 b. c 1815
3.Emmiline Anne Bell1 b. 1816, d. 1818
4.Frances Bell1 b. 1817, d. 1818
5.Daughter Bell1 b. 24 Mar 1820
6.Olivia Zerlina Adelaide Bell1 b. 11 Mar 1821, d. b 4 Aug 1821

Citations

  1. [S765] The Bell Family at Links - Genealogy, online at http://genealogy.links.org. Compiled by Camilla von Massenbach at e-mail address. Even though the database is a beta version and sourcing is incomplete, hard to find or absent, it provided some confirming information and new clues about the Bell family. Hereinafter cited as Bell Family at Links - Genealogy.
  2. [S767] British History Online, online at www.british-history.ac.uk. Hereinafter cited as British History Online.

Henry Vance1

Family

Child1.Alicia Vance+1

Citations

  1. [S765] The Bell Family at Links - Genealogy, online at http://genealogy.links.org. Compiled by Camilla von Massenbach at e-mail address. Even though the database is a beta version and sourcing is incomplete, hard to find or absent, it provided some confirming information and new clues about the Bell family. Hereinafter cited as Bell Family at Links - Genealogy.

Samuel Vance1,2,3

b. 1780, d. 1865
ChartsDescendants of John Heaton of Lincolnshire, including the Immigrant Nathaniel
Birth*1780Samuel Vance was born about 1780 in Ohio.4,5
Name VariationSome sources have reported his name as Samuel and others as Daniel Vance.3,2,1
Marriage*27 October 1822He married, as her second husband, Nancy (Heaton) Sutton, daughter of Ebenezer Heaton and Joannah Sutton, on 17 or 27 October 1822 in Fayette County, Indiana.4,6,7
Death*1865He died about 18654
Burial* and was buried in Gilead Cemetery, Gilead, Miami County, Indiana.5

Family

Nancy Heaton b. 1790, d. 1865

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Nancy (Heaton) Vance, Memorial# 92322451, reporting his name was Daniel Vance. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  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 10, page 381, noting his name was Daniel Vance. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.
  3. [S1444] Indiana Marriage Index, 1800-1941, online at www.ancestry.com, reporting that Nancy H. Sutton married Samuel Vance on 22 October 1822. Hereinafter cited as Indiana Marriage Index, 1800-1941.
  4. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Nancy (Heaton) Vance, Memorial# 92322451.
  5. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Daniel Vance, Memorial# 92322358.
  6. [S1444] Indiana Marriage Index, 1800-1941, online at www.ancestry.com, reporting that Nancy H. Sutton married Samuel Vance on 17 October 1822 in Fayette County, Indiana.
  7. [S1572] Indiana, Marriage Index, 1806-1861, online at www.ancestry.com, reporting Nancy H. Sutton married Samuel Vance on 27 October 1822 in Fayette County, Indiana. Hereinafter cited as Indiana Marriage Index, 1806-1861.

Frances Vane1

Marriage*She married John Grubb.1

Family

John Grubb
Child1.Charity Grubb+1 b. 29 Sep 1687, d. 27 Nov 1761

Citations

  1. [S1510] Henry Hart Beeson, A Genealogy of the Beeson - Beason Family, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. Edward Beeson immigrated to America in 1682 or 1684 from Stoke, Lancaster, England and settled in New Castle, Delaware. He married Rachel Pennington and they had four children. He married Elizabeth and they had two children. Descendants and relatives lived mainly in Delaware, Ohio, Indiana, Alabama and Texas. Includes index. (Houston, Texas: H.H. Beeson, 1968), page 4. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Beeson - Beason Family.

Thomas Varley1

ChartsDescendants of John Heaton of Lincolnshire, including the Immigrant Nathaniel
Marriage*He married, as her second husband, Rachel (Heaton) Griffin, daughter of Daniel Heaton and Ruth Wadsworth.2

Family

Rachel Heaton b. 1740, d. 1790

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 4, pages 122-123, noting uncertainty about his surname. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.
  2. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, Volume I, Chapter 4, pages 122-123, noting the date of their marriage as 08 August 1797. Since the source also reported that she died in 1790, the date of the marriage would not be correct. Or if the marriage date is correct, she did not die in 1790.

Mary Vaughan1

b. 1 July 1660, d. after 12 June 1727
Baptism*1 July 1660Mary Vaughan was baptized on 1 July 1660 in Scituate, Plymouth Colony, Massachusetts (Plymouth Colony).1
Marriage*1683She married Jonathan Washburn, son of John Washburn and Elizabeth Mitchell, in 1683.1
(Wife) DeathJanuary 1725/26Mary became a widow when Jonathan Washburn died in January 1725/26.1
Death*after 12 June 1727She died after 12 June 1727, when she and her son Benjamin posted bond as Administrators of her deceased husband's estate.1

Family

Jonathan Washburn b. c 1655, d. Jan 1725/26
Children1.Benjamin Washburn+1 b. 17 Jan 1687/88, d. 25 Aug 1740
2.Jonathan Washburn2 b. 29 Aug 1700, d. 1766
3.Cornelius Washburn+3,2 b. 6 May 1702, d. 17 Feb 1779

Citations

  1. [S744] Maltby Family Genealogy Website, online at http://home.earthlink.net/~jamaltby1/index.html. Compiled by John A. Maltby of Redwood City, California, who we believe has presented his own research; the website contains thorough source information and appears to be an excellent resource for the Massachusetts Colony Washburn Family History. The website includes additional family lines as well. Regarding the Washburns, the only family line on the website reviewed by this researcher, much of the information presented appears to be in line with information already obtained and is believed to be accurate. For that reason, additional information obtained only from the Maltby Family Genealogy website has been included in this collection. Information provided, unless additional proof has been offered, has not yet been verified and cannot be guaranteed. Hereinafter cited as the Maltby Family Genealogy Website.
  2. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family Register. Note: page numbers differ slightly between publications used in our research, including FHL copy, Google Books, Boston Public Library EBooks online and our personal library reprint published by Heritage Books. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc., original publication date was 1840; reprinted for the third and fourth times in 1970 and 1975; first reprinted in 1897 by Henry T. Pratt, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; originally printed in 1840 by Kidder and Wright, Boston, Massachusetts), Washburn, pages 338-350. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  3. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Volume I, Births, page 327. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Lena E. Vedder1

b. 1864, d. 1944
ChartsDescendants of Jeremiah Bolton of Connecticut and New York
Birth*1864Lena E. Vedder was born in 1864.1
Name VariationLena was called Dolly.1
Marriage*She married Frank Eugene Bolton, son of William H. Bolton and Amanda Fuller.1
Death*1944She died in 1944 in Delevan, Cattaraugus County, New York.1
Burial*She was buried in Delevan Cemetery.1

Family

Frank Eugene Bolton b. 1865, d. 1943

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."

Emily Venables1

b. circa 1875
Birth*circa 1875Emily Venables was born circa 1875.1
(Visitor) Census England 1891Emily Venables appeared on the 1891 census in the household of Robert and Mary A. Hinds in Civil Parish of Worsley, Ecclesiastical Parish of Christchurch, Newton, Lancashire, England. Robert was 43 and Mary A. was 47, and their four children resided with them. Mary L. was 11, Walter T. was 8, Fanny was 7 and Margaret E. was 5. Emily Venables was enumerated as a visitor in home at the time of the census.1

Citations

  1. [S174] 1891 England Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of Robert Hinds, Civil Parish of Worsley, Ecclesiastical Parish of Christchurch, in Newton, Lancashire, England. Class: RG12; Piece: 3151; Folio 11; Page 16; GSU roll: 6098261. Hereinafter cited as 1891 England Census.

Abraham Vernon1,2

b. 5 July 1706, d. before 2 May 1749
Father*Jacob Vernon1 d. 1740
Mother*Ann Yearsley3
Birth*5 July 1706Abraham Vernon was born on 5 July 1706 at Thornbury, Chester County, Pennsylvania.4
Marriage*14 December 1726He married, as her first husband, Lydia Sharpless, daughter of James Sharpless and Mary Lewis, on 14 December 1726 at Providence Meeting, Chester County, Pennsylvania.5,6
Death*before 2 May 1749He died intestate, probably at Thornbury, before 2 May 1749, the date his widow was granted administration of his estate.1
Estate*26 November 1757 The inventory of Abraham's estate was valued at £210 : 6 : 1, and the accounts filed on 26 November 1757 show disbursements amounting to £ 245 : 16 : 5 to persons who were not thought to be heirs.1

Family

Lydia Sharpless b. 20 Feb 1700/1, d. 20 Jan 1760

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), , page 153. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Sharpless Family.
  2. [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, although noting his name as "Aaron". Hereinafter cited as History of Chester County, Pennsylvania.
  3. [S1409] J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, Randal Vernon, page 755.
  4. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, page 153, the date written as "5 mo. 5, 1706" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was July, not May.
  5. [S1409] J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, Sharpless, pages 722-724.
  6. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, page 153, the date written as "10 mo. 14, 1726" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was December, not October.

Elizabeth Vernon1

Father-Possible*Thomas Vernon2 d. 25 Dec 1698
Mother-Possible*Elizabeth ______2 d. 24 May 1714
Birth*Elizabeth Vernon was probably born in England, and may have been the daughter of Thomas Vernon and his wife Elizabeth.2
Marriage*1692She married Andrew Job in 1692, probably in Chester County, Pennsylvania.1,3

Family

Andrew Job
Child1.Enoch Job1 b. 6 Jan 1700/1, d. Feb 1731/32

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), Job, page 615. Hereinafter cited as History of Chester County, Pennsylvania.
  2. [S1409] J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, Thomas Vernon, page 754.
  3. [S1433] Newhouse Family: Gatchell & Getchell Descendants, online at http://www.newhousegetchell.net/…. Includes nine generations, 155 pages in PDF format, and was last updated on 02 December 2013, page 22. Hereinafter cited as Gatchell & Getchell Descendants.

Jacob Vernon1

d. 1740
Father*Randal Vernon2 b. c 1640, d. 1725
Mother*Sarah Bradshaw2 d. 18 Feb 1718/19
Birth*Jacob Vernon was born in Cheshire, England.2
Marriage*July 1701He married Ann Yearsley, daughter of John Yearsley and Elizabeth ______, in July 1701 in Chester County, Pennsylvania.2,1
Residence*Ann and Jacob Vernon lived in Thornbury, Chester County.1
Death*1740He died in 1740, probably at Thornbury.2

Family

Ann Yearsley
Child1.Abraham Vernon1 b. 5 Jul 1706, d. b 2 May 1749

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), , page 153. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Sharpless Family.
  2. [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), Randal Vernon, page 755. Hereinafter cited as History of Chester County, Pennsylvania.

Randal Vernon1

b. circa 1640, d. 1725
Birth*circa 1640Randal Vernon was born circa 1640, based upon his reported age at death, in England.1
Marriage*14 November 1670He married Sarah Bradshaw of Stanthorne on 14 November 1670 in the home of his brother Thomas in Stanthorne, Cheshire.1,2
Residence*Sarah and Randal Vernon lived with their children in Sandiway, Cheshire, England.1
Immigration*1682Brothers Randal Vernon, Thomas Vernon and Robert Vernon immigrated together in 1682 to America with their wives, Elizabeth (__?__) Vernon, Sarah (Bradshaw) Vernon and Elinor (Minshall) Vernon, respectively, and children, settling at Nether Providence, Chester County, Pennsylvania.1,3,4,5
(Husband) Death18 February 1718/19Randal became a widower when Sarah (Bradshaw) Vernon died on 18 February 1718/19.6
Death*1725He died in 1725, probably at Nether Providence, at age 85.1

Family

Sarah Bradshaw d. 18 Feb 1718/19
Child1.Jacob Vernon+1 d. 1740

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), Randal Vernon, page 755. Hereinafter cited as History of Chester County, Pennsylvania.
  2. [S1423] Howard William Lloyd, "Vernon of Cheshire, England", downloaded from HathiTrust at www.hathitrust.org. The Literary Era : a Monthly Repository of Literary and Miscellaneous Information, (September 1899), Volume VI, page 278: the date written as "1670... the 14 day of ye 9th month" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was November, not September. Hereinafter cited as "Vernon of Cheshire, England."
  3. [S1409] J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, Thomas Vernon, page 754.
  4. [S1409] J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, Robert Vernon, page 755.
  5. [S1423] Howard William Lloyd, "Vernon of Cheshire, England."
  6. [S1409] J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, Randal Vernon, page 755, the date written as "12, 18, 1718-9" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was February, not December.

Robert Vernon1

d. February 1709/10
Birth*Robert Vernon was born in England.1
Marriage*He married Elinor Minshall, daughter of John Minshall, probably in Cheshire, England.1
Residence*Elinor and Robert Vernon lived with their children in Stoke, Cheshire, England.1
(Brother) Immigration1682Brothers Randal Vernon, Thomas Vernon and Robert Vernon immigrated together in 1682 to America with their wives, Elizabeth (__?__) Vernon, Sarah (Bradshaw) Vernon and Elinor (Minshall) Vernon, respectively, and children, settling at Nether Providence, Chester County, Pennsylvania.2,3,1,4
Death*February 1709/10He died in January or February 1709/10, probably at Nether Providence.1

Family

Elinor Minshall d. 24 Sep 1720

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), Robert Vernon, page 755. Hereinafter cited as History of Chester County, Pennsylvania.
  2. [S1409] J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, Randal Vernon, page 755.
  3. [S1409] J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, Thomas Vernon, page 754.
  4. [S1423] Howard William Lloyd, "Vernon of Cheshire, England", downloaded from HathiTrust at www.hathitrust.org. The Literary Era : a Monthly Repository of Literary and Miscellaneous Information, (September 1899), Volume VI, page 278. Hereinafter cited as "Vernon of Cheshire, England."

Thomas Vernon1

d. 25 December 1698
Birth*Thomas Vernon was born in England.1
Marriage*He married Elizabeth ______, probably in Cheshire, England.1
Residence*Elizabeth and Thomas Vernon lived with their children in Stanthorne, Cheshire, England.1
Immigration*1682Brothers Randal Vernon, Thomas Vernon and Robert Vernon immigrated together in 1682 to America with their wives, Elizabeth (__?__) Vernon, Sarah (Bradshaw) Vernon and Elinor (Minshall) Vernon, respectively, and children, settling at Nether Providence, Chester County, Pennsylvania.2,1,3,4
Death*25 December 1698He died on 25 December 1698, probably at Nether Providence.5

Family

Elizabeth ______ d. 24 May 1714
Child1.Elizabeth Vernon+1

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), Thomas Vernon, page 754. Hereinafter cited as History of Chester County, Pennsylvania.
  2. [S1409] J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, Randal Vernon, page 755.
  3. [S1409] J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, Robert Vernon, page 755.
  4. [S1423] Howard William Lloyd, "Vernon of Cheshire, England", downloaded from HathiTrust at www.hathitrust.org. The Literary Era : a Monthly Repository of Literary and Miscellaneous Information, (September 1899), Volume VI, page 278. Hereinafter cited as "Vernon of Cheshire, England."
  5. [S1409] J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, Thomas Vernon, page 754, the date written as "10, 25, 1698" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was December, not October.

Violet1

(Negro woman) Will25 March 1747The will of the Reverend Benjamin Colman dated 25 March 1747 in Boston described Violet as his Negro woman. His will stated that Violet was currently living with and serving his sister Elizabeth Righton in her old age, and that his will was that Violet continue to serve his sister while she lived. His will asked God to give his Grace to Violet, and to his Negro man Boston. He left both of his slaves in Trust with his Executors to dispose of as seemed best to them.1
(Negro woman) Inventory18 September 1747 On 18 September 1747 the Inventory of the estate of the Reverend Benjamin Colman was filed with Judge Edward Hutchinson in Boston. Reverend Colman owned two slaves; his Negro man Boston was appraised at £300, and his Negro woman Violet at £220.1

Citations

  1. [S510] Suffolk County (Massachusetts) Probate Records, 1636-1899. Microreproduction of original records in the Suffolk County courthouse on 439 reels. Dates listed are approximate only. Miscellaneous docket lists estates not appearing in files, appointments of officers, and other miscellaneous records. LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah, Benjamin Colman 1747 probate packet# 8827, FHL Film# 493868. Hereinafter cited as Suffolk County Probate Records, 1636-1899.

Anne Vipont1

Father*Charles Vipont1 d. 27 Feb 1778
Mother*Mary Stiles1
(Elder Daughter) Will25 August 1777Anne was named as a beneficiary in the will of Charles Vipont of Jamestown, County Dublin, dated 25 August 1777. She was identified as a daughter of Mrs. Mary Stiles, Charles's housekeeper in Hampton Court, Middlesex, England. Her mother and siblings, Philip Vipont and Jane Vipont, were also named as beneficiaries.1
(Elder Daughter) Deed Memorial4 April 1778A memorial was made of the last will and testament, bearing date the 25th of August 1777, of Charles Vipont, late of Jamestown, County Dublin, Esq., deceased.

Whereby the said Charles Vipont devised all his real estate and leasehold interest in the counties of Dublin and Cavan, and also all his real estate interest in Church Street and Francis Street in the city of Dublin unto his trustees, the Reverend Bigoe Henzell of the town of Drogheda, Graves Chamney and John Bayly, of the towns of Platin and Shrubbs, Esq., respectively, and to the survivors and survivor of them, and to the heirs of such survivor, to the uses after mentioned.

That is to say, to pay to unto Mrs. Mary Stiles, his housekeeper in Hampton Court in the county of Middlesex, £150 yearly, payable half yearly, to commence from his death, and to Rachel Watson of Summerhill in the county of Dublin, widow, 20 guineas payable every half year to commence from the time of his death, and to apply a sufficient part of the issues and profits for the maintenance and education of Philip, the son of the said Mary Stiles, till he attains the age of 21 years. And upon his attaining the age of 21 years, and securing the payments of the aforesaid annuities, he directs his said trustees to convey all his said estates to the said Phillip and his heirs forever.

And if the said Phillip should die before he attains the age of 21 years, the said Charles Vipont directs his said trustees to convey the said real and freehold estates unto his kinsman the said Reverend Bigoe Henzell and his heirs forever, on his securing the payment of the aforesaid annuities.

And after devising several pecuniary legacies, he bequeathed all the residue of his real and personal estates unto the said Bigoe Henzell, Mary Stiles and William Faden of London, to be by them equally divided between Anne and Jane, the daughters of the said Mary Stiles, to be paid to them at their respective ages of 21 years or days of marriage which should first happen, and directed that a sufficient part of the interest and produce thereof might be applied for their maintenance and education, and if either said Anne and Jane should happen to die before marriage or age of 21 years, he directed her share _____ dying to be paid to the daughter of the said Bigoe Henzell.

And of his will, appointed said Bigoe Henzell, Mary Stiles and William Faden executors and guardians of the said Philip, Anne and Jane which said will was signed, sealed, published and declared by the said Charles Vipont in the presence of Gregory Byrne and James Archbold of the city of Dublin, merchants, and Matthew St. Leger, clerk to the said Gregory Byrne. The memorial was duly executed by the said Bigoe Henzell in the presence of, and is witnessed by, Christopher Abbott the younger and Clement Moore, both of the city of Dublin, gentlemen. Bigoe Henzell signed and sealed in the presence of Christopher Abbott Jr. and Clement Moore. The memorial was registered in Dublin on 4 April 1778.1
(Witness to Deed) Deed Memorial10 November 1806Anne Vipont of Kells in the county of Meath signed as a witness to a memorial deed of appointment dated 10 November 1806 made between her brother-in-law, John Smith of Kells in the county of Meath, Esq. and her sister, Jane Smith, otherwise Gerrard his wife of the first part, and Jane's son, Thomas Gerrard, of Liscartan in the county of Meath Esq. of the other part.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: 1778; Film# 531695, Volume 323, pages 357-358, Deed number 215449, images 187-188. Hereinafter cited as Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929.
  2. [S588] Ireland Registry of Deeds, Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929; on 2687 FHL microfilms: 1807; Film# 545057, Volume 591, pages 161-162, deed number 401261, images 385-386.

Charles Vipont1

d. 27 February 1778
Deed Memorial*20 December 1771A memorial of an indented deed bearing date 20 December 1771 was made whereby Samuel Gerrard of Liscartan in the county of Meath, Esq., executor of Thomas Gerrard of Liscartan, gentleman, deceased, for the consideration therein mentioned, demised unto Charles Vipont of Bellevue in the county of Dublin, Esq., all that and those the castles, towns and lands of Liscartan in the county of Meath, containing 430 acres more or less with the appurtenances.

To hold to the said Charles Vipont, his executors, administrators and assigns, from the 25th day of March next for the term of 20 years and 6 months at the yearly rent of one peppercorn payable on every Christmas subject to redemption on payment of the sum therein mentioned with interest.

Which said deed was duly executed by the parties thereto in the presence of, and witnessed by, Christopher Abbott and Robert Warren of the city of Dublin, gentlemen. The memorial was also duly executed, signed and sealed by Samuel Gerrard in the presence of the same witnesses, and registered on 23 December 1771.2
Will*25 August 1777Charles made his will dated 25 August 1777 at Jamestown, County Dublin. His primary beneficiaries included Mrs. Mary Stiles, his housekeeper in Hampton Court in the county of Middlesex, England, Mary's children, son Philip and daughters, Anne and Jane. He left a small annuity to Rachel Watson, who was identified only as a widow of Summerhill. His kinsman, the Reverend Bigoe Henzell of the town of Drogheda, was appointed as a trustee, executor and guardian of the children, and Bigoe's daughter was named as a residual beneficiary. Additional trustees were Graves Chamney and John Bayly.1
Death*27 February 1778He died on or about 27 February 1778, probably in Jamestown.3
Deed Memorial*4 April 1778A memorial was made of the last will and testament, bearing date the 25th of August 1777, of Charles Vipont, late of Jamestown, County Dublin, Esq., deceased.

Whereby the said Charles Vipont devised all his real estate and leasehold interest in the counties of Dublin and Cavan, and also all his real estate interest in Church Street and Francis Street in the city of Dublin unto his trustees, the Reverend Bigoe Henzell of the town of Drogheda, Graves Chamney and John Bayly, of the towns of Platin and Shrubbs, Esq., respectively, and to the survivors and survivor of them, and to the heirs of such survivor, to the uses after mentioned.

That is to say, to pay to unto Mrs. Mary Stiles, his housekeeper in Hampton Court in the county of Middlesex, £150 yearly, payable half yearly, to commence from his death, and to Rachel Watson of Summerhill in the county of Dublin, widow, 20 guineas payable every half year to commence from the time of his death, and to apply a sufficient part of the issues and profits for the maintenance and education of Philip, the son of the said Mary Stiles, till he attains the age of 21 years. And upon his attaining the age of 21 years, and securing the payments of the aforesaid annuities, he directs his said trustees to convey all his said estates to the said Phillip and his heirs forever.

And if the said Phillip should die before he attains the age of 21 years, the said Charles Vipont directs his said trustees to convey the said real and freehold estates unto his kinsman the said Reverend Bigoe Henzell and his heirs forever, on his securing the payment of the aforesaid annuities.

And after devising several pecuniary legacies, he bequeathed all the residue of his real and personal estates unto the said Bigoe Henzell, Mary Stiles and William Faden of London, to be by them equally divided between Anne and Jane, the daughters of the said Mary Stiles, to be paid to them at their respective ages of 21 years or days of marriage which should first happen, and directed that a sufficient part of the interest and produce thereof might be applied for their maintenance and education, and if either said Anne and Jane should happen to die before marriage or age of 21 years, he directed her share _____ dying to be paid to the daughter of the said Bigoe Henzell.

And of his will, appointed said Bigoe Henzell, Mary Stiles and William Faden executors and guardians of the said Philip, Anne and Jane which said will was signed, sealed, published and declared by the said Charles Vipont in the presence of Gregory Byrne and James Archbold of the city of Dublin, merchants, and Matthew St. Leger, clerk to the said Gregory Byrne. The memorial was duly executed by the said Bigoe Henzell in the presence of, and is witnessed by, Christopher Abbott the younger and Clement Moore, both of the city of Dublin, gentlemen. Bigoe Henzell signed and sealed in the presence of Christopher Abbott Jr. and Clement Moore. The memorial was registered in Dublin on 4 April 1778.1

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: 1778; Film# 531695, Volume 323, pages 357-358, Deed number 215449, images 187-188. Hereinafter cited as Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929.
  2. [S588] Ireland Registry of Deeds, Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929; on 2687 FHL microfilms: 1771; Film# 530914, Volume 281, pages 686-687, Deed Number 189262, image 363.
  3. [S588] Ireland Registry of Deeds, Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929; on 2687 FHL microfilms: 1789; Film# 534021, Volume 412, pages 432-433, Deed Number 270967, image 237.

Grace Vipont1

Marriage*She married Thomas Pierson.1

Family

Thomas Pierson
Child1.Grace Pierson+1 b. 31 May 1680, d. 30 Apr 1719

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.

Jane Vipont1

ChartsDescendants of Thomas Gerrard of Gibbstown, County Meath
Father*Charles Vipont2 d. 27 Feb 1778
Mother*Mary Stiles2
(Younger Daughter) Will25 August 1777Jane was named as a beneficiary in the will of Charles Vipont of Jamestown, County Dublin, dated 25 August 1777. She was identified as a daughter of Mrs. Mary Stiles, Charles's housekeeper in Hampton Court, Middlesex, England. Her mother and siblings, Philip Vipont and Anne Vipont, were also named as beneficiaries.2
(Younger Daughter) Deed Memorial4 April 1778A memorial was made of the last will and testament, bearing date the 25th of August 1777, of Charles Vipont, late of Jamestown, County Dublin, Esq., deceased.

Whereby the said Charles Vipont devised all his real estate and leasehold interest in the counties of Dublin and Cavan, and also all his real estate interest in Church Street and Francis Street in the city of Dublin unto his trustees, the Reverend Bigoe Henzell of the town of Drogheda, Graves Chamney and John Bayly, of the towns of Platin and Shrubbs, Esq., respectively, and to the survivors and survivor of them, and to the heirs of such survivor, to the uses after mentioned.

That is to say, to pay to unto Mrs. Mary Stiles, his housekeeper in Hampton Court in the county of Middlesex, £150 yearly, payable half yearly, to commence from his death, and to Rachel Watson of Summerhill in the county of Dublin, widow, 20 guineas payable every half year to commence from the time of his death, and to apply a sufficient part of the issues and profits for the maintenance and education of Philip, the son of the said Mary Stiles, till he attains the age of 21 years. And upon his attaining the age of 21 years, and securing the payments of the aforesaid annuities, he directs his said trustees to convey all his said estates to the said Phillip and his heirs forever.

And if the said Phillip should die before he attains the age of 21 years, the said Charles Vipont directs his said trustees to convey the said real and freehold estates unto his kinsman the said Reverend Bigoe Henzell and his heirs forever, on his securing the payment of the aforesaid annuities.

And after devising several pecuniary legacies, he bequeathed all the residue of his real and personal estates unto the said Bigoe Henzell, Mary Stiles and William Faden of London, to be by them equally divided between Anne and Jane, the daughters of the said Mary Stiles, to be paid to them at their respective ages of 21 years or days of marriage which should first happen, and directed that a sufficient part of the interest and produce thereof might be applied for their maintenance and education, and if either said Anne and Jane should happen to die before marriage or age of 21 years, he directed her share _____ dying to be paid to the daughter of the said Bigoe Henzell.

And of his will, appointed said Bigoe Henzell, Mary Stiles and William Faden executors and guardians of the said Philip, Anne and Jane which said will was signed, sealed, published and declared by the said Charles Vipont in the presence of Gregory Byrne and James Archbold of the city of Dublin, merchants, and Matthew St. Leger, clerk to the said Gregory Byrne. The memorial was duly executed by the said Bigoe Henzell in the presence of, and is witnessed by, Christopher Abbott the younger and Clement Moore, both of the city of Dublin, gentlemen. Bigoe Henzell signed and sealed in the presence of Christopher Abbott Jr. and Clement Moore. The memorial was registered in Dublin on 4 April 1778.2
(Bride) Deed Memorial26 November 1779A memorial of an indented deed of agreement dated 26 November 1779 was made between Thomas Gerrard of Martry in the county of Meath, gentleman and William Gerrard, his only son, of the first part, Mary Stiles, one of the executors of the last will and testament of Charles Vipont, late of Jamestown in the county of Dublin, Esq., deceased, of the second part, Jane Vipont, spinster, of the third part, and Graves Chamney of Platin in the county of Meath, Esq., of the fourth part.

Reciting that a marriage was shortly to be had between the said William Gerrard and Jane Vipont, in consequence whereof the said William would become entitled to one undivided moiety of the real and personal estate of the said Charles Vipont devised to or in trust for the said Anne Vipont, sister of the said Jane. One moiety whereof was estimated to be of the value of £3,000 and upwards.

And further reciting that the said Thomas Gerrard was then seized, among others, of the lands of Corstown, Balrath and Liscartan, situate in the county of Meath, by virtue of three renewal leases for lives or terms for years subject to certain yearly rents, and was also possessed of, and entitled unto other personal estates and effects of very considerable value the whole whereof, except £500, was agreed should, upon his decease, descend to his said son, his executors and administrators, subject to an annuity of £100 to be paid to his wife during her life.

It was therefore by said articles agreed that the said Mary Stiles and Jane Vipont should convey the said Jane's moiety of the said estate and effects unto the said William Gerrard, his heirs, executors, administrators and assigns, and that the said Jane should have and be entitled unto one annuity or yearly sum of £200 for the term of her natural life, to commence from the first day of November or the first day of May which should next ensue after the death of the said William Gerrard. And in case the said annuity should not be secured to her satisfaction in three months after the death of the said William Gerrard, it should be lawful for the said Graves Chamney, his executors, administrators or assigns, to enter judgment and issue execution on a bond and warrant in the penalty of £6,000 therein, and thereby levy the sum of £2,000 therein mentioned out of the estate and effects of the said William Gerrard and pay the same unto the said Jane for her sole and separate use which should be in full satisfaction for said annuity, dower or thirds.

And it was thereby further agreed that in case the said Jane should die in the lifetime of her said intended husband leaving issue by him, one of more child or children, and should in the lifetime of such child or children, take to himself a second wife, then the said Graves Chamney, his executors or administrators, might thereupon, by virtue of said bond and warrant, levy and raise out of the estate and effects of the said William, £3,000 for the use of such child or children to be divided between such child or children, if more than one, at the times therein mentioned, with the provisos therein mentioned.

The deed and memorial were duly executed, signed and sealed by the said William Gerrard, the deed witnessed by Christopher Abbott and Christopher Abbott Jr., both of the city of Dublin, gentlemen, and the memorial was witnessed by Christopher Abbott and Francis Elwoods, clerk to the said Christopher Abbott. The memorial was registered on 24 January 1787.3
Marriage*26 November 1779She married, by license dated 26 November 1779, William Gerrard of Martry, County Meath, son of Thomas Gerrard and Sophia ______, in Marlborough Street, Dublin.1,4,5
(Wife) Deathbefore 13 October 1792Jane became a widow when William Gerrard of Liscartan died before 13 October 1792. William was succeeded as Heir at Law at Liscartan by their eldest son Thomas.6
Administration*22 June 1793Administration was finally granted on 22 June 1793 to his widow Jane Gerrard after a former administration was annulled. His administration had been originally granted to Michael Tisdale on 13 October 1792, and renewed to him on 6 November 1792 for "special purpose" pending suit, identifying Jane Gerrard as William's widow and relict and stating that Ann Patterson otherwise Gerrard was pretending to have an interest.6,7,8
(Daughter-in-Law) Administration18 December 1793Jane was granted administration of the estate of her father-in-law Thomas Gerrard on 18 December 1793 because Thomas' only son William, Jane's husband, had predeceased his father. The administration documents named his grandchildren, William and Jane's children, Sophia Gerrard, Thomas Gerrard, Mary Anne Gerrard, William Gerrard, Charles Gerrard and Jane Gerrard.9
Marriage*12 November 1798She married second John Smith of Cherrymount, County Meath on 12 November 1798 at St. Ann's, Dublin. They appear to have planned to marry originally four years earlier in 1794 when they received their first marriage licence and, for reasons not yet determined, didn't marry until 1798.10,11,12,13
Deed Memorial10 November 1806A memorial deed of appointment dated 10 November 1806 was made between John Smith of Kells in the county of Meath, Esq. and Jane Smith otherwise Gerrard his wife of the first part, and Thomas Gerrard of Liscartan in the county of Meath Esq. of the other part.

Reciting that Thomas Gerrard was guardian to his younger brothers and sisters, Mary Anne Gerrard, William Edward Gerrard, Charles Gerrard and Jane Gerrard;

and also reciting that by indenture of lease bearing date 13 November 1778 made between William Waller Esq. of Allenstown, County Meath of the one part and the children's grandfather, Thomas Gerrard of Martry, County Meath of the other part, both now deceased, the said William Waller for the considerations therein mentioned demised unto the said Thomas Gerrard of Martry all that part of the lands of Balrathboyne, otherwise Boon, then in the occupancy of the said Thomas Gerrard of Martry, containing 181 acres, 2 roods and 8 perches. To hold to the said Thomas Gerrard, his executors, administrators and assigns from the first of November (just past) for the term of 21 years at the yearly rent of £118, 19s, 4p in which said lease was contained a covenant for renewal on the part of the said William Waller, his executors, administrators and assigns to the said Thomas Gerrard, his heirs, administrators and assigns as often as he, the said William Waller should review the same with the Archdeacon of Meath for such further term as the said William Waller, his executors, administrators should obtain a lease of the same and he the said Thomas Gerrard, his executors, administrators or assigns pay one-third part of the fines which should be paid by the said William Waller, his executors or administrators in obtaining such renewal.

And also reciting that Robert Waller, only son of the said William Waller, then deceased, renewed said lease with the Archdeacon of Meath and did in pursuance of the said lease by indenture bearing date 20 February 1797 demise unto the said Jane Smith otherwise Gerrard, who was described in the deed as the "personal representative of the said Thomas Gerrard (of Martry) and of William Gerrard his son", the said and therein before mentioned lands and premises at the said renewed yearly rent and subject to all the clauses and covenants in the original lease mentioned.

It should be noted here that, although Jane Smith otherwise Gerrard was described in the deed as only the personal representative of Thomas Gerrard and his son William, Jane was actually the widow of William Gerrard of Liscartan and daughter-in-law of Thomas Gerrard of Martry and the mother of Thomas Gerrard of Liscartan of the "other part" of this deed.

The deed also recited that Thomas Gerrard of Liscartan on 23 July 1803 arrived at age, and on 25 July 1804 took letters of guardianship to his younger, minor brothers and sisters.

And reciting that Robert Waller, having then lately renewed his lease with the Reverend Thomas Lucy, Archdeacon of Meath, had agreed to execute a renewal of the said lease to the person lawfully entitled to receive it;

and also reciting that in order to indemnify the said Robert Waller from all disputes as to the person legally authorized to receive said rent, it was thought necessary that the said John and Jane Smith should assign all their right and title to a renewal of the lease from Robert Waller to Thomas Gerrard of Liscartan, Jane's son and heir of his father William, to which John and Jane Smith did agree.

And witness that John Smith and Jane Smith for the considerations therein mentioned did assign unto Thomas Gerrard of Liscartan all their interest in or to any renewal of the said lands and premises and the covenants of the deed of 1778 from William Waller, deceased, to Thomas Gerrard of Martry, deceased;

And also witness that the deed was executed by Thomas Gerrard of Liscartan in trust for the sole benefit of his brothers and sisters, Sophia Webb otherwise Gerrard, Mary Anne Gerrard, William Edward Gerrard, Charles Gerrard and Jane Gerrard, and for no other use, trust or purpose whatsoever.

The deed of assignment was executed by all parties mentioned and duly signed and sealed by John and Jane Smith and witnessed by James Webb of Kells and Jane's sister Anne Vipont of Kells in the county of Meath on 15 November 1806. It was registered a few months later on 8 June 1807.11

Family 1

William Gerrard d. b 13 Oct 1792
Children1.Sophia Gerrard11
2.Thomas Gerrard+11 b. 23 Jul 1782, d. 7 Feb 1868
3.Mary Anne Gerrard11 b. 1784, d. 12 Apr 1868
4.William Edward Gerrard+11 d. 16 Apr 1866
5.Charles Gerrard+11
6.Jane Gerrard11

Family 2

John Smith

Citations

  1. [S1641] Betham prerogative marriage licences abstracts, 1629-1810, online at Findmypast, www.findmypast.com, Gerrard, William of Martry, County Meath, Esq. and Vipont, Jane of the Parish of St. Thomas, city of Dublin, spinster, dated 26 November 1779. Hereinafter cited as Betham prerogative marriage licences abstracts, 1629-1810.
  2. [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: 1778; Film# 531695, Volume 323, pages 357-358, Deed number 215449, images 187-188. Hereinafter cited as Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929.
  3. [S588] Ireland Registry of Deeds, Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929; on 2687 FHL microfilms: 1787; Film# 532579, Volume 382, pages 262-263, Deed Number 254726, image 140.
  4. [S1621] Irish Newspapers, online at Findmypast, www.findmypast.com, Saunder's News-Letter, issue dated 14 December 1779. Hereinafter cited as Irish Newspapers.
  5. [S1660] Irish Marriages in Walker's Hibernian Magazine, 1771-1812, Volume I (A-J), online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of Wm Gerrard of "Maitrey", Meath and Miss "Vipon" published on 16 Dec 1779. Hereinafter cited as Irish Marriages in Walker's Hibernian Magazine, 1771-1812, Volume I (A-J).
  6. [S1620] Betham Genealogical Abstracts, online at Findmypast, www.findmypast.com, administration of William Gerrard of Liscartan, County Meath, granted on 13 October 1792 to Michael Tisdale for special purposes, noting Jane Gerrard as his widow and relict and stating that Ann Patterson, otherwise Gerrard, was pretending to have an interest. Hereinafter cited as Betham Genealogical Abstracts.
  7. [S1620] Betham Genealogical Abstracts, online at www.findmypast.com, administration of William Gerrard of Liscartan, County Meath, granted again on 6 November 1792 to Michael Tisdale, pending suit.
  8. [S1620] Betham Genealogical Abstracts, online at www.findmypast.com, administration of William Gerrard of Liscartan, County Meath, Esq. granted to Jane Gerrard, widow and relict on 22 December 1793, noting the annulment of his former administration.
  9. [S1620] Betham Genealogical Abstracts, online at www.findmypast.com, administration of Thomas Gerrard of Liscartan, County Meath Esq. was granted on 18th day of December 1793 to Jane Gerrard (widow of his son William) and names his grandchildren, William and Jane's children.
  10. [S1620] Betham Genealogical Abstracts, online at www.findmypast.com, marriage of Smith, John of Cherrymount, County Meath, Esq. and Jane Gerrard of the parish of St. Thomas, Dublin, widow, on 12 November 1798.
  11. [S588] Ireland Registry of Deeds, Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929; on 2687 FHL microfilms: 1807; Film# 545057, Volume 591, pages 161-162, deed number 401261, images 385-386.
  12. [S1646] Deputy Keeper of Ireland, Index to the Act or Grant Books, and to Original Wills, of the Diocese of Dublin 1272-1858 (26th, 30th and 31st Reports, online at Findmypast, www.findmypast.com, 1794 Marriage Licence, page 339, Jane Gerrard and John Smith, citing page 9. Hereinafter cited as Ireland, Index to the Act or Grant Books, and to Original Wills, of the Diocese of Dublin 1272-1858.
  13. [S1646] Ireland, Index to the Act or Grant Books, and to Original Wills, of the Diocese of Dublin 1272-1858, online at www.findmypast.com, 1798 Marriage Licence, page 339, Jane Gerrard and John Smith, citing page 390.

Luke Vipont1

(Relative) Deed Memorial1 January 1787Luke's relationship to Philip Vipont and Rachel Watson was not identified when his name appeared in an agreement between the two, stating that he, Luke, had received 5 shillings from Rachel as a consideration for securing the payment of an annuity bequeathed to her in the will of Charles Vipont of Jamestown, in the county of Dublin.1

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: 1789; Film# 534021, Volume 412, pages 432-433, Deed Number 270967, image 237. Hereinafter cited as Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929.