Susan Cooper1

b. between 1839 and 1840, d. 31 December 1929
ChartsDescendants of John Heaton of Lincolnshire, including the Immigrant Nathaniel
Father*Morris Cooper2 b. 1805
Mother*Phoebe ______2 b. 1804
Birth*between 1839 and 1840Susan Cooper was born about between 1839 and 1840 in Pennsylvania.3,2
(Daughter) Census 18701 July 1870Susan, transcribed as "Susen", appeared on the 1870 census taken on 1 July 1870 in the household of her parents in Bart, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. She was 31 years old and her occupation was reported as "at home."2
Occupation*She was a physician, with a practice in Homeopathy. She had attended the Medical College of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, and the Women's Medical College of Pennsylvania, graduating in 1875. She obtained her license to practice in Ohio in 1896, and in Colorado in 1901.4
Marriage*18 January 1876She married, as his second wife, James Guthrie Heaton, son of Weaver Heaton and Rebecca Naylor Sharp, on 18 January 1876, probably in Stark County, Ohio. They were both doctors.1,5
(Wife) Death27 June 1876James and Susan had decided to travel to California for his health and stopped on the way to visit his brother, William Naylor Heaton, in Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa. Susan became a widow when James died there on 27 June 1876 at age 38. They had been married only five months.5,1
Residence*Susan returned to Alliance, Stark County, Ohio, after her husband's death and continued her medical practice.6
Census 1880*21 June 1880Susan R.C. Heaton appeared as Head of Household on the 1880 census taken on 19 and 21 June 1880 in Lexington, Stark County, Ohio. At age 40, she was a widow and a physician. Her stepson, Clyde W. Heaton, who was 13 years old and attended school, lived with her.3
Death*31 December 1929She died as Susan R.C. Heaton on 31 December 1929 at about 89 years of age.4

Family

James Heaton b. 5 Feb 1838, d. 27 Jun 1876

Citations

  1. [S1437] Extended Heaton Family, miscellaneous notes from previous generations. Handwritten notes from multiple hands, not dated, LHB Notebook - Document Copies, Summerlin, Nevada. Hereinafter cited as Extended Heaton Family.
  2. [S37] 1870 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of Morris Cooper, Bart, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: M593_1354; Page: 14A; Image: 32; Family History Library Film: 552853. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Federal Census.
  3. [S23] 1880 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of S.R.C. Heaton, Lexington, Stark, Ohio; Roll: 1067; Family History Film: 1255067; Page: 101B; Enumeration District: 143; Image: 0460. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Federal Census.
  4. [S1438] Directory of Deceased American Physicians, 1804-1929, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Directory of Deceased American Physicians, 1804-1929.
  5. [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 7, page 262. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.
  6. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, Volume I, Chapter 7, page 261.

Reverend William Cooper1

b. 20 March 1694, d. 13 December 1743
Birth*20 March 1694William Cooper was born on 20 March 1694 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).2,3
Occupation*23 May 1716Reverend William Cooper was ordained on 23 May 1716 as colleague to the Reverend Benjamin Colman at Brattle Square Church, Boston.1
Marriage*12 May 1720He married Judith Sewall, daughter of Samuel Sewall and Hannah Hull, on 12 May 1720 in Boston.1,4
Death*13 December 1743He died on 13 December 1743 in Boston at age 49.1,5,2

Family

Judith Sewall b. 2 Jan 1701/2, d. 23 Dec 1740
Child1.Samuel Cooper1 b. 28 Mar 1725, d. 29 Dec 1783

Citations

  1. [S1059] Annie Haven Thwing, The Crooked and Narrow Streets of the Town Of Boston, 1630-1822, downloaded from Google Books at www.google.com. (Boston, Massachusetts: Marshall Jones Company, 1920), Brattle Square Church, pages 99-100. Hereinafter cited as Boston Streets, 1630-1822.
  2. [S1060] Frederick Tuckerman, "Thomas Cooper, of Boston, and his Descendants", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 44, pages 53-61 (January 1890). Hereinafter cited as "Thomas Cooper of Boston."
  3. [S979] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, online at www.ancestry.com, age at death noted as 50. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988.
  4. [S180] Boston, Massachusetts Marriages, 1700-1809, online at www.Ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Boston Marriages, 1700-1809.
  5. [S979] Massachusetts Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, online at www.ancestry.com.

Hannah Copeland1

b. 14 August 1768
Father*Joseph Copeland1 b. 28 Apr 1734, d. 9 Jan 1811
Mother*Rebecca Hooper1 b. 27 Mar 1738, d. 15 Jan 1820
Birth*14 August 1768Hannah Copeland was born on 14 August 1768 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2
Marriage*1 January 1797She married Galen Allen of Aqueth, Cheshire County, New Hampshire on 1 January 1797 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1,3

Family

Galen Allen

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Third Generation, pages 10-19. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.
  2. [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 82. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  3. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Volume II, Marriages, page 94.

Hezekiah Copeland1

b. 6 January 1780
Father*Joseph Copeland1 b. 28 Apr 1734, d. 9 Jan 1811
Mother*Rebecca Hooper1 b. 27 Mar 1738, d. 15 Jan 1820
Birth*6 January 1780Hezekiah Copeland was born on 6 January 1780 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress).1,2

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Third Generation, pages 10-19. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.
  2. [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 82. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Huldah Copeland1

b. 19 May 1777
Father*Joseph Copeland1 b. 28 Apr 1734, d. 9 Jan 1811
Mother*Rebecca Hooper1 b. 27 Mar 1738, d. 15 Jan 1820
Birth*19 May 1777Huldah Copeland was born on 19 May 1777 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress).2,3
Marriage16 November 1804She married Howland Holmes on 16 November 1804 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1,4

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Third Generation, pages 10-19. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.
  2. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, Hooper Genealogy, Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Third Generation, pages 10-19, with her birth date noted as 19 May 1777.
  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 82, with a notation that a 0 is over a 9 in the date recorded. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  4. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Volume II, Marriages, page 94.

Jonathan Copeland1

Marriage*4 January 1723/24He married Betty Snell on 4 January 1723/24 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

Family

Betty Snell
Child1.Joseph Copeland+1 b. 28 Apr 1734, d. 9 Jan 1811

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Third Generation, pages 10-19. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.
  2. [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 II, Marriages, page 95, her name spelled "Bettie". Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Joseph Copeland1

b. 28 April 1734, d. 9 January 1811
Father*Jonathan Copeland1
Mother*Betty Snell1
Birth*28 April 1734Joseph Copeland was born on 28 April 1734 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2,3
Marriage*19 September 1760He married Rebecca Hooper, daughter of John Hooper and Elizabeth Packard, on 19 September 1760 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,4
Name VariationJoseph was referred to as Deacon Joseph Copeland by both sources.1,3
Death*9 January 1811He died on 9 January 1811 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, at age 76.1,3,5

Family

Rebecca Hooper b. 27 Mar 1738, d. 15 Jan 1820
Children1.Rebecca Copeland1 b. 4 Mar 1762
2.Joseph Copeland1 b. 16 May 1764
3.Joseph Copeland1 b. 16 May 1764
4.Salmon Copeland1 b. 14 Jul 1766
5.Hannah Copeland1 b. 14 Aug 1768
6.Polly Copeland1 b. 18 Mar 1771
7.Sarah Copeland1 b. 25 Feb 1773
8.Winslow Copeland1 b. 5 Apr 1775
9.Huldah Copeland1 b. 19 May 1777
10.Hezekiah Copeland1 b. 6 Jan 1780
11.Lucy Copeland1 b. 4 Feb 1784

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Third Generation, pages 10-19. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.
  2. [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 84, his surname spelled "Copland". Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  3. [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), Copeland, pages 143-145. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  4. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Volume II, Marriages, pages 95 and 187, his surname spelled both "Copelen" with the date of 19 Sep and "Copland" with the date of 17 Sep.
  5. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Volume II, Deaths, page 453.

Joseph Copeland1

b. 16 May 1764
Father*Joseph Copeland1 b. 28 Apr 1734, d. 9 Jan 1811
Mother*Rebecca Hooper1 b. 27 Mar 1738, d. 15 Jan 1820
Birth*16 May 1764Joseph Copeland was born on 16 May 1764 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Third Generation, pages 10-19. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.
  2. [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 82. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Joseph Copeland1

b. 16 May 1764
Father*Joseph Copeland1 b. 28 Apr 1734, d. 9 Jan 1811
Mother*Rebecca Hooper1 b. 27 Mar 1738, d. 15 Jan 1820
Birth*16 May 1764Joseph Copeland was born on 16 May 1764.1

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Third Generation, pages 10-19. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.

Lucy Copeland1

b. 4 February 1784
Father*Joseph Copeland1 b. 28 Apr 1734, d. 9 Jan 1811
Mother*Rebecca Hooper1 b. 27 Mar 1738, d. 15 Jan 1820
Birth*4 February 1784Lucy Copeland was born on 4 February 1784 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress).1,2
Marriage24 November 1806She married Ellis Holmes of Halifax on 24 November 1806 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1,3

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Third Generation, pages 10-19. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.
  2. [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 82. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  3. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Volume II, Marriages, page 94.

Polly Copeland1

b. 18 March 1771
Father*Joseph Copeland1 b. 28 Apr 1734, d. 9 Jan 1811
Mother*Rebecca Hooper1 b. 27 Mar 1738, d. 15 Jan 1820
Birth*18 March 1771Polly Copeland was born on 18 March 1771 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2
Marriage23 August 1812She married Joseph Hall on 23 August 1812 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1,3

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Third Generation, pages 10-19. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.
  2. [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 83. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  3. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Volume II, Marriages, page 95.

Rebecca Copeland1

b. 4 March 1762
Father*Joseph Copeland1 b. 28 Apr 1734, d. 9 Jan 1811
Mother*Rebecca Hooper1 b. 27 Mar 1738, d. 15 Jan 1820
Birth*4 March 1762Rebecca Copeland was born on 4 March 1762 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2
Marriage*15 September 1785She married Ebenezer Dunbar, son of Jacob Dunbar and Hannah Randall, on 15 September 1785 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress).3,4

Family

Ebenezer Dunbar b. 31 Jan 1757

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Third Generation, pages 10-19. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.
  2. [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 83. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  3. [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), Dunbar, pages 149-153. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  4. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Volume II, Marriages, page 114.

Salmon Copeland1

b. 14 July 1766
Father*Joseph Copeland1 b. 28 Apr 1734, d. 9 Jan 1811
Mother*Rebecca Hooper1 b. 27 Mar 1738, d. 15 Jan 1820
Birth*14 July 1766Salmon Copeland was born on 14 July 1766 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Third Generation, pages 10-19. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.
  2. [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 83. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Sarah Copeland1

b. 25 February 1773
Father*Joseph Copeland1 b. 28 Apr 1734, d. 9 Jan 1811
Mother*Rebecca Hooper1 b. 27 Mar 1738, d. 15 Jan 1820
Birth*25 February 1773Sarah Copeland was born on 25 February 1773 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Third Generation, pages 10-19. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.
  2. [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 83. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Winslow Copeland1

b. 5 April 1775
Father*Joseph Copeland1 b. 28 Apr 1734, d. 9 Jan 1811
Mother*Rebecca Hooper1 b. 27 Mar 1738, d. 15 Jan 1820
Birth*5 April 1775Winslow Copeland was born on 5 April 1775 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress).1,2

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Third Generation, pages 10-19. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.
  2. [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 84. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Abigail Copp1

b. circa 1733/34
Father*Samuel Copp1 b. 15 Apr 1671, d. 7 May 1740
Mother*Abigail Hawes1 b. 5 Feb 1699/0, d. b 10 Aug 1734
Birth*circa 1733/34Abigail Copp was born circa 1733/34 in Stoughton, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1

Citations

  1. [S1240] Raymond Gordon Hawes, The Edward Hawes Heirs : Edward Hawes, ca. 1616-1687, of Dedham, Massachusetts, and his wife, Eliony Lumber : and some of their descendants through eleven generations. Edward Hawes (ca. 1616-1687) was living at Dedham, Massachusetts, by 1648, where he married Eliony Lumber (ca. 1625-1688/9) that year. They had nine children, 1648/9-1666, all born at Dedham. Descendants lived in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New York, Maine, Vermont, Connecticut, New Hampshire, and elsewhere. Descendants also spell their surname Haws. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, 1996), Generation Three, pages 15-27. Hereinafter cited as The Edward Hawes Heirs.

David Copp1

b. 4 March 1731
Father*Samuel Copp1 b. 15 Apr 1671, d. 7 May 1740
Mother*Abigail Hawes1 b. 5 Feb 1699/0, d. b 10 Aug 1734
Birth*4 March 1731David Copp was born on 4 March 1731 in Dedham, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1

Citations

  1. [S1240] Raymond Gordon Hawes, The Edward Hawes Heirs : Edward Hawes, ca. 1616-1687, of Dedham, Massachusetts, and his wife, Eliony Lumber : and some of their descendants through eleven generations. Edward Hawes (ca. 1616-1687) was living at Dedham, Massachusetts, by 1648, where he married Eliony Lumber (ca. 1625-1688/9) that year. They had nine children, 1648/9-1666, all born at Dedham. Descendants lived in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New York, Maine, Vermont, Connecticut, New Hampshire, and elsewhere. Descendants also spell their surname Haws. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, 1996), Generation Three, pages 15-27. Hereinafter cited as The Edward Hawes Heirs.

Samuel Copp1

b. 15 April 1671, d. 7 May 1740
Birth*15 April 1671Samuel Copp was born on 15 April 1671 in Dorchester, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).2
Residence*He lived in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).3
Marriage*3 January 1726He married first Abigail Hawes of Dedham, daughter of John Hawes and Sarah Deering, on 3 January 1726 in Dedham, Suffolk County.1,3,2
(Husband) Deathbefore 10 August 1734Samuel became a widower when Abigail (Hawes) Copp died before he married again in 1734. The Hawes source suggested that Abigail probably died in childbirth.2
Marriage*10 August 1734He married second Rachel Hartshorn on 10 August 1734 in Walpole, Suffolk County.2
Death*7 May 1740He died on 7 May 1740 in Walpole, Suffolk County, at age 69.2

Family 1

Abigail Hawes b. 5 Feb 1699/0, d. b 10 Aug 1734
Children1.David Copp2 b. 4 Mar 1731
2.Abigail Copp2 b. c 1733/34

Family 2

Rachel Hartshorn

Citations

  1. [S1240] Raymond Gordon Hawes, The Edward Hawes Heirs : Edward Hawes, ca. 1616-1687, of Dedham, Massachusetts, and his wife, Eliony Lumber : and some of their descendants through eleven generations. Edward Hawes (ca. 1616-1687) was living at Dedham, Massachusetts, by 1648, where he married Eliony Lumber (ca. 1625-1688/9) that year. They had nine children, 1648/9-1666, all born at Dedham. Descendants lived in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New York, Maine, Vermont, Connecticut, New Hampshire, and elsewhere. Descendants also spell their surname Haws. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, 1996), Generation Two, pages 9-13. Hereinafter cited as The Edward Hawes Heirs.
  2. [S1240] Raymond Gordon Hawes, The Edward Hawes Heirs, Generation Three, pages 15-27.
  3. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Dedham, Volumes 1 and 2, page 50. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.

Ann Coppock1

d. before 31 October 1728
Father*John Coppock1
Marriage*21 November 1722She married, as his first wife, John Yarnall, son of Francis Yarnall and Hannah Baker, on 21 November 1722 at Newtown Meeting, Chester County.2
Death*before 31 October 1728She died at Willistown, Chester County, before 31 October 1728, the date of her husband's second marriage.3,4

Family

John Yarnall b. 24 Feb 1688/89

Citations

  1. [S1426] Gilbert Cope, Genealogy of the Smedley Family : descended from George and Sarah Smedley, settlers in Chester County, Penna. with brief notices of other families of the name, and abstracts of early English wills, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Lancaster, Pennsylvania: Wickersham Printing Company, 1901), pages 46-50. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Smedley Family.
  2. [S1426] Gilbert Cope, Genealogy of the Smedley Family, pages 46-50, the date written as "9 mo. 21,1722" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was November, not September.
  3. [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), Yarnall, pages 778-780, the date written as "8, 31, 1728" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was October, not August. Hereinafter cited as History of Chester County, Pennsylvania.
  4. [S1426] Gilbert Cope, Genealogy of the Smedley Family, pages 46-50, the date written as "8 mo. 31,1728" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was October, not August.

Ann Emily Coppock1

Marriage*She married James Wade Haworth.1

Family

James Wade Haworth
Child1.Sarah Haworth1 b. 18 May 1798, d. 1859

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Sarah "Sally" (Haworth) Heaton, Memorial# 92261089. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.

John Coppock1

Residence*He lived at Willistown, Chester County, Pennsylvania.1

Family

Child1.Ann Coppock1 d. b 31 Oct 1728

Citations

  1. [S1426] Gilbert Cope, Genealogy of the Smedley Family : descended from George and Sarah Smedley, settlers in Chester County, Penna. with brief notices of other families of the name, and abstracts of early English wills, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Lancaster, Pennsylvania: Wickersham Printing Company, 1901), pages 46-50. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Smedley Family.

Mary Corbison1

Marriage*She married William Ripley.1,2
RelocationMary and William Ripley probably moved from Hingham and settled in West Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).2

Family

William Ripley
Children1.John Ripley+1 b. 7 Apr 1698, d. b 24 Mar 1739
2.Samuel Ripley+1 b. 27 Feb 1704/5
3.Christopher Ripley+1 b. Jul 1712

Citations

  1. [S471] Anna Chesebrough Wildey, Genealogy of the Descendants of William Chesebrough of Boston, Rehoboth, Massachusetts (New York, New York: Press of T.A. Wright, 1903), Part I, Descendants of Samuel, pages 18-301. Hereinafter cited as Descendants of William Chesebrough of Boston, Rehoboth, Massachusetts.
  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), Ripley, pages 298-299. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.

Katharine Corey1

Marriage*12 February 1784She married Barzillai Hayward, son of Nathaniel Hayward and Elizabeth Curtis, on 12 February 1784 in Brookfield, Worcester County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress).1

Family

Barzillai Hayward b. 31 Mar 1753

Citations

  1. [S612] Paul Dillon Hayward, Thomas Hayward of Bridgewater (Denver, Colorado: P.D. Hayward, 1985), Author stated in his Preface that this book is his third compilation on the Haywards and that most of the data he obtained from previously published sources. He warned that there are undoubtedly many errors, some of which may invalidate entire sections, pages 4-5. Hereinafter cited as Thomas Hayward of Bridgewater.

______ Cornelius1

Marriage*He married, as her first husband, Christian Frances Ward, daughter of Richard Ward and Elizabeth ______.1

Family

Christian Frances Ward b. 1795, d. 1880

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 185-186. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.

Charlotte Cornwell1

b. 15 October 1805, d. 16 October 1855
Father*William Henry Cornwell2
Mother*Ann Price3 b. 15 Jun 1772, d. a 1835
Birth*15 October 1805Charlotte Cornwell was born in Hamilton County, Ohio, either in December 1803 or on 15 October 1805.4,5
Marriage*She married, as his first wife, David Weaver, son of Isaac Weaver and Abigail Price.1,6
Religion*Charlotte's husband served as a minister of the Church of Christ.3
Residence*Charlotte's husband was a farmer, and owned a farm near Jefferson, Greene County, Pennsylvania.3
Relocation*April 1845 In April 1845, David and Charlotte moved with their family to Knox County, Ohio, where David purchased another farm.3
Death*16 October 1855She died on 16 October 1855 in either Portage County or Licking County, Ohio, at age 507,8
Burial* and was buried in Hartford Cemetery, Croton, Licking County.7

Family

David Weaver b. 24 Jan 1802, d. 29 Dec 1875

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 300-301. Hereinafter cited as The Tenmile Country.
  2. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, descended from John and Jane Sharples, settlers near Chester, Pennsylvania, 1682 : together with some account of the English ancestry of the family, including the results of researches by Henry Fishwick, and the late Joseph Lemuel Chester, and a full report of the bi-centennial reunion of 1882, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. John Sharples (d.1685) married Jane Moor and, as Quakers, the family emigrated in 1682 from England to Chester County, Pennsylvania. Descendants (spelling the surname Sharpless) and relatives lived in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Indiana, Michigan and elsewhere. Includes ancestry in England to the 1200s A.D. Includes index. (Washington DC: Photoduplication Service, 1968 ( a microreoduction of the original published in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for the family, under the auspices of the Bi-centennial committee, in 1887), , page 612, noting his name as "William". Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Sharpless Family.
  3. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, page 612.
  4. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Charlotte (Cornwell) Weaver, Memorial# 60357565, her date of birth reported as 15 October 1805, although it is believed that the gravestone was very difficult to read. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  5. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, page 612, her date of birth noted as December 1803.
  6. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, pages 357-359.
  7. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Charlotte (Cornwell) Weaver, Memorial# 60357565.
  8. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, page 612, noting the place of her death as Portage County, Ohio.

Eliza Cornwell1

b. 6 October 1802, d. 25 May 1886
Father*William Henry Cornwell2
Mother*Ann Price3 b. 15 Jun 1772, d. a 1835
Birth*6 October 1802Eliza Cornwell was born on 6 October 1802, probably near Marysville, Mason County, Kentucky.4,5,6,7
Marriage*21 July 1823She married Isaac Weaver, son of Isaac Weaver and Abigail Price, on 21 July 1823.1,8,3
Residence*After their marriage, they lived for a short time on Castile Creek, Greene County.3
Relocation*1826 In 1826, they moved with their children to Muddy Creek, Jefferson, Greene County.3
Occupation*Eliza's husband was a farmer and owned 300 acres in Jefferson and Cumberland townships.3
Religion*They attended the Jefferson-Cumberland Presbyterian Church where her husband was an Elder.3
(Wife) Death21 October 1866Eliza became a widow when Isaac Weaver died on 21 October 1866.1,8,9
Death*25 May 1886She died on 25 May 1886, probably in Greene County, Pennsylvania, at age 831,10,11
Burial* and was buried in Muddy Creek Presbyterian Cemetery, Khedive, Greene County.10

Family

Isaac Weaver b. 13 Dec 1800, d. 21 Oct 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 300-301. Hereinafter cited as The Tenmile Country.
  2. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, descended from John and Jane Sharples, settlers near Chester, Pennsylvania, 1682 : together with some account of the English ancestry of the family, including the results of researches by Henry Fishwick, and the late Joseph Lemuel Chester, and a full report of the bi-centennial reunion of 1882, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. John Sharples (d.1685) married Jane Moor and, as Quakers, the family emigrated in 1682 from England to Chester County, Pennsylvania. Descendants (spelling the surname Sharpless) and relatives lived in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Indiana, Michigan and elsewhere. Includes ancestry in England to the 1200s A.D. Includes index. (Washington DC: Photoduplication Service, 1968 ( a microreoduction of the original published in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for the family, under the auspices of the Bi-centennial committee, in 1887), , pages 611-612, noting his name as "William". Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Sharpless Family.
  3. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, pages 611-612.
  4. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, pages 611-612, noting her place of birth as near the site of Maysville, Kentucky.
  5. [S1272] Howard L. Leckey, The Tenmile Country, pages 300-301, without noting a place of birth.
  6. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Eliza (Cornwell) Weaver, Memorial# 99415427, without noting a place of birth. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  7. [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 62, noting her place of birth as Brown County, Ohio. Hereinafter cited as Gatchell & Getchell Descendants.
  8. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, pages 357-359.
  9. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Isaac H. Weaver, Memorial# 99415346.
  10. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Eliza (Cornwell) Weaver, Memorial# 99415427.
  11. [S1433] Gatchell & Getchell Descendants, online at http://www.newhousegetchell.net/…, page 62.

Mary Cornwell1

b. 14 December 1797, d. 19 April 1855
Father*William Henry Cornwell2
Mother*Ann Price2 b. 15 Jun 1772, d. a 1835
Birth*14 December 1797Mary Cornwell was born on 14 December 1797, probably in either Brown County, Ohio or Washington County, Pennsylvania.3,4,5
Name VariationShe was called Polly.6,7
Marriage*She married William Weaver, son of Isaac Weaver and Abigail Price, at Canonsburg, Washington County, Pennsylvania.1,2
Residence*Shortly after their marriage, William and Mary settled on a farm his father owned on Muddy Run in Greene County, Pennsylvania.2
Relocation*After the death of his step-mother, William and Mary moved with their children to the family homestead on Castile Run in Greene County, which he had inherited upon the death of his father.2
Relocation1835They moved to Fulton County, Illinois, in 1835.2
Occupation*Mary's husband became the owner of several farms and held various county and township offices in Fulton County.2
Death*19 April 1855She died on 19 April 1855 at Deerfield, Fulton County, Illinois, at age 57 years, 4 months, and 5 days2,8
Burial* and was buried in Weaver Cemetery, Young Hickory Township, Fulton County.9,2

Family

William Weaver b. 19 Feb 1791, d. 11 Apr 1879

Citations

  1. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, descended from John and Jane Sharples, settlers near Chester, Pennsylvania, 1682 : together with some account of the English ancestry of the family, including the results of researches by Henry Fishwick, and the late Joseph Lemuel Chester, and a full report of the bi-centennial reunion of 1882, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. John Sharples (d.1685) married Jane Moor and, as Quakers, the family emigrated in 1682 from England to Chester County, Pennsylvania. Descendants (spelling the surname Sharpless) and relatives lived in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Indiana, Michigan and elsewhere. Includes ancestry in England to the 1200s A.D. Includes index. (Washington DC: Photoduplication Service, 1968 ( a microreoduction of the original published in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for the family, under the auspices of the Bi-centennial committee, in 1887), , pages 357-359. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Sharpless Family.
  2. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, pages 610-611.
  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 62, noting her date of birth as 14 December 1797, and the place as Brown County, Ohio. Hereinafter cited as Gatchell & Getchell Descendants.
  4. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Mary "Polly" (Cornwell) Weaver, Memorial# 10156252, noting her date of birth as 14 May 1797 and reporting that the Cemetery Inscription book reads 'age 57yrs-4ms-5ds w/o William' which, because her date of death was 19 April 1855, would make her date of birth actually 14 December 1797; her place of birth was reported as Washington County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  5. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, pages 610-611, probably incorrectly noting her date of birth as 14 May 1797, and the place as Washington County, Pennsylvania.
  6. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Mary (Cornwell) Weaver, Memorial# 10156252.
  7. [S1433] Gatchell & Getchell Descendants, online at http://www.newhousegetchell.net/…, page 62.
  8. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Mary "Polly" (Cornwell) Weaver, Memorial# 10156252, the place noted as Canton.
  9. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Mary "Polly" (Cornwell) Weaver, Memorial# 10156252.

William Henry Cornwell1

Marriage*He married Ann Price, daughter of David Price and Ann Husband.1

Family

Ann Price b. 15 Jun 1772, d. a 1835
Children1.Mary Cornwell1 b. 14 Dec 1797, d. 19 Apr 1855
2.Eliza Cornwell2 b. 6 Oct 1802, d. 25 May 1886
3.Charlotte Cornwell3 b. 15 Oct 1805, d. 16 Oct 1855

Citations

  1. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, descended from John and Jane Sharples, settlers near Chester, Pennsylvania, 1682 : together with some account of the English ancestry of the family, including the results of researches by Henry Fishwick, and the late Joseph Lemuel Chester, and a full report of the bi-centennial reunion of 1882, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. John Sharples (d.1685) married Jane Moor and, as Quakers, the family emigrated in 1682 from England to Chester County, Pennsylvania. Descendants (spelling the surname Sharpless) and relatives lived in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Indiana, Michigan and elsewhere. Includes ancestry in England to the 1200s A.D. Includes index. (Washington DC: Photoduplication Service, 1968 ( a microreoduction of the original published in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for the family, under the auspices of the Bi-centennial committee, in 1887), , pages 610-611. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Sharpless Family.
  2. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, pages 611-612, noting his name as "William."
  3. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, page 612, noting his name as "William."

Ephraim Corwin1

Marriage*He married Rebecca Sharp, daughter of Isaac Sharp and Mary Wolverton.1,2

Family

Rebecca Sharp b. 1794

Citations

  1. [S1436] J.H. Beers, Commemorative Biographical Record of Washington County, Pennsylvania, containing Biographical Sketches of Prominent and Representative Citizens, and of many of the Early Settled Families, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Chicago, Illinois: J.H. Beers, 1893), The Sharp Family, pages 170-174. Hereinafter cited as Biographical Record of Washington County, Pennsylvania.
  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), page 456. Hereinafter cited as The Tenmile Country.

Anne Cosby1

ChartsDescendants of Thomas Gerrard of Gibbstown, County Meath
Father*______ Cosby2
(Bride) Deed Memorial13 December 1756A memorial deed bearing date 13 December 1756 was made between Thomas Gerrard of Liscartan, gentleman, sole executor of the last will and testament of his brother Samuel Gerrard, late of Gibbstown in the county of Meath, Esq., deceased, and the said Thomas is also the residual legatee of the said Samuel, of the first part, Thomas Cosby of Ballieborough, County Cavan, gentleman, and Samuel Gerrard of Parcellstown in the county of Westmeath, gentleman, of the second part, and William Gerrard, son of the said Thomas Gerrard, and Anne Cosby of the city of Dublin, spinster sister of the said Thomas Cosby, of the third part.

Reciting that Eleazer Edwards the younger of London, merchant, by lease therein mentioned did demise, lease and let to farm unto the said Samuel, deceased, all those two several parcels of land commonly called and known by the name of Tankardstown, County Meath, containing on the east part 219 acres Irish measure little more or less and on the west part 186 acres Irish measure little more or less and all those two several parcels of land called Castlemartin, land containing on the east part 92 acres Irish measure little more or less and all that parcel of land called Great Aganstown containing 7 and 20 acres Irish measure little more or less and all that parcel of land called Betaghstown containing 142 acres Irish measure little more or less, which said several parcels of lands contain in the whole and together by estimation 756 acres Irish plantation measure or 1,225 acres English statute measure or thereabouts according to a survey formerly taken thereof by Alexander Stewart by the order and appointment of the Fraternity of Drapers of the city of London all which said lands are situate lying and being in the Baronies of Kells and Navan in the county of east Meath in the Kingdom of Ireland with the appurtenances for the term and at the rent therein mentioned.

And also reciting that a marriage was intended to be had and solemnized between the said William Gerrard and the said Ann Cosby. And, by which said deed, the said Thomas Gerrard, for the considerations therein mentioned, did grant, bargain, sell, assign and make over unto their trustees, Ann Cosby's brother Thomas Cosby of Ballieborough, and William Gerrard's brother Samuel Gerrard of Parcellstown, all that and those the herein before mentioned lands and premises in and by the said recited indenture of lease demised with all appurtenances upon and under and subject to the several trusts, provisos, limitations and agreements therein mentioned.

The deed was signed and sealed by all parties, witnessed by Hugh Reilly and Robert Wallis, both of the city of Dublin, and registered on 14 December 1756.2
Marriage*15 December 1756She married, by license dated 13 December, William Gerrard Esq. of Liscartan, County Meath, son of Thomas Gerrard and Catherine Cooper, on 15 December 1756 at St. Andrew's Church of Ireland, Dublin.1,3,4

Family

William Gerrard d. bt 1789 - 1793
Children1.Rebecca Gerrard+1,5
2.Sarah Gerrard+1,5
3.Elizabeth Gerrard+5,1
4.Catherine Gerrard
5.Anne Gerrard+ d. 6 May 1818

Citations

  1. [S1620] Betham Genealogical Abstracts, online at Findmypast, www.findmypast.com, Marriage of William Gerrard of Liscartan, County Meath, and Ann Cosby of the parish of St. Andrew, spinster, 13th December 1756. Hereinafter cited as Betham Genealogical Abstracts.
  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: 1756; Film# 461380, Volume 187, pages 5-6, deed number 123035. Hereinafter cited as Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929.
  3. [S1640] Mairéad Crinion of Evergreen Oak Family Research Services at https://www.facebook.com/…, "Gerrard - Gibney Family Research," e-mail messages exchanged on multiple dates, citing the church records on IrishGenealogy.ie at https://churchrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/churchrecords/…. Hereinafter cited as "Gerrard - Gibney Family Research."
  4. [S1659] IrishGenealogy.ie, online at https://www.irishgenealogy.ie/en/, Church Records, Parish of St. Andrew, page 32, reporting the marriage of William Gerrard and Anne Cosby by license at https://churchrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/churchrecords/…. Hereinafter cited as IrishGenealogy.ie.
  5. [S1620] Betham Genealogical Abstracts, online at www.findmypast.com, Thomas Gerrard of Liscartan, will dated 3 October 1763, probated 4 December 1763l.