John Anger1

b. 2 April 1576, d. before 18 February 1623/24
Father*William Anger1
Mother*Ann Rye1
Baptism*2 April 1576John Anger was baptized on 2 April 1576 in Dedham, Essex County, England.1
Marriage*5 May 1601He married Ann Sherman, daughter of Edmund Sherman and Ann Pellett, on 5 May 1601 in Dedham.1
Name VariationThe children of John and Ann ANGER adopted the spelling "Angier" as did some of their relatives.1
Will*19 January 1623/24John wrote a lengthy will dated 19 January 1623/24 in Dedham1
Death*before 18 February 1623/24 and died before 18 February 1623/24, when his will was proved.1

Family

Ann Sherman b. 7 Mar 1581, d. b 16 Dec 1625
Child1.William Anger1

Citations

  1. [S1327] Michael Johnson Wood, "The Earliest Shermans of Dedham, Essex, and their Wives", New England Historical & Genealogical Register. Note: This article, in 6 Parts, spans six issues of the Register. It is thoroughly researched and fully sourced, and includes a wealth of knowledge on the Shermans and their extended families. Only a very small amount of the information available in Mr. Wood's article is included in this researcher's website project. Volumes 166 - 168 (October 2012 - January 2014): Part 6: The Family of Edmund Sherman, Volume 168, pages 16-33. Hereinafter cited as "The Earliest Shermans of Dedham, Essex."

William Anger1

Marriage*He married Ann Rye in England.1

Family

Ann Rye
Child1.John Anger+1 b. 2 Apr 1576, d. b 18 Feb 1623/24

Citations

  1. [S1327] Michael Johnson Wood, "The Earliest Shermans of Dedham, Essex, and their Wives", New England Historical & Genealogical Register. Note: This article, in 6 Parts, spans six issues of the Register. It is thoroughly researched and fully sourced, and includes a wealth of knowledge on the Shermans and their extended families. Only a very small amount of the information available in Mr. Wood's article is included in this researcher's website project. Volumes 166 - 168 (October 2012 - January 2014): Part 6: The Family of Edmund Sherman, Volume 168, pages 16-33. Hereinafter cited as "The Earliest Shermans of Dedham, Essex."

William Anger1

Father*John Anger1 b. 2 Apr 1576, d. b 18 Feb 1623/24
Mother*Ann Sherman1 b. 7 Mar 1581, d. b 16 Dec 1625
Burial*28 August 1602He was buried on 28 August 1602 in Dedham, Essex County, England.1

Citations

  1. [S1327] Michael Johnson Wood, "The Earliest Shermans of Dedham, Essex, and their Wives", New England Historical & Genealogical Register. Note: This article, in 6 Parts, spans six issues of the Register. It is thoroughly researched and fully sourced, and includes a wealth of knowledge on the Shermans and their extended families. Only a very small amount of the information available in Mr. Wood's article is included in this researcher's website project. Volumes 166 - 168 (October 2012 - January 2014): Part 6: The Family of Edmund Sherman, Volume 168, pages 16-33. Hereinafter cited as "The Earliest Shermans of Dedham, Essex."

Mary Angier1

Marriage*She married Lieutenant John March.1

Family

Lieutenant John March
Child1.Reverend Edmund March1 b. 1703, d. 6 Mar 1791

Citations

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

Hattie S. Ankeny1

b. 1856
Father*Rollin Valentine Ankeny1 b. 22 May 1830, d. 24 Dec 1901
Mother*Sarah Irvine1 b. 1835
Birth*1856Hattie S. Ankeny was born about 1856 in Ohio.1
(Daughter) Census 18605 July 1860Hattie appeared on the 1860 census taken on 5 July 1860 in the household of her parents in Florence, Stephenson County, Illinois. She was 3 years old.2
(Daughter) Census 187014 June 1870Hattie appeared on the 1870 census taken on 14 June 1870 in the household of her parents in Ward 2, Freeport, Stephenson County, Illinois. She was 14 years of age and had attended school within the last year.1

Citations

  1. [S37] 1870 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of R.V. Ankeny, Freeport Ward 2, Stephenson, Illinois; Roll: M593_275; Page: 119A; Image: 241; Family History Library Film: 545774. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Federal Census.
  2. [S18] 1860 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of R.V. "Ankony", Florence, Stephenson, Illinois; Roll: M653_230; Page: 427; Image: 429; Family History Library Film: 803230. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Federal Census.

Irvine S. Ankeny1

b. 1854
Father*Rollin Valentine Ankeny1 b. 22 May 1830, d. 24 Dec 1901
Mother*Sarah Irvine1 b. 1835
Birth*1854Irvine S. Ankeny was born about 1854 in Ohio.1
(Son) Census 18605 July 1860Irvine appeared on the 1860 census taken on 5 July 1860 in the household of his parents in Florence, Stephenson County, Illinois. He was 5 years old.2
(Son) Census 187014 June 1870Irvine appeared on the 1870 census taken on 14 June 1870 in the household of his parents in Ward 2, Freeport, Stephenson County, Illinois. He was 16 years of age and had attended school within the last year.1

Citations

  1. [S37] 1870 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of R.V. Ankeny, Freeport Ward 2, Stephenson, Illinois; Roll: M593_275; Page: 119A; Image: 241; Family History Library Film: 545774. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Federal Census.
  2. [S18] 1860 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of R.V. "Ankony", Florence, Stephenson, Illinois; Roll: M653_230; Page: 427; Image: 429; Family History Library Film: 803230. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Federal Census.

Joseph Ankeny1

b. 1859
Father*Rollin Valentine Ankeny1 b. 22 May 1830, d. 24 Dec 1901
Mother*Sarah Irvine1 b. 1835
Birth*1859Joseph Ankeny was born about 1859 in Ohio.1
(Son) Census 18605 July 1860Joseph appeared on the 1860 census taken on 5 July 1860 in the household of his parents in Florence, Stephenson County, Illinois. He was 9 months old.1

Citations

  1. [S18] 1860 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of R.V. "Ankony", Florence, Stephenson, Illinois; Roll: M653_230; Page: 427; Image: 429; Family History Library Film: 803230. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Federal Census.

Mary E. Ankeny1,2

b. January 1870
ChartsDescendants of John Heaton of Lincolnshire, including the Immigrant Nathaniel
Father*Rollin Valentine Ankeny3 b. 22 May 1830, d. 24 Dec 1901
Mother*Sarah Irvine2 b. 1835
Birth*January 1870Mary E. Ankeny was born in January 1870 in Illinois.4,2
(Daughter) Census 187014 June 1870Mary appeared on the 1870 census taken on 14 June 1870 in the household of her parents in Ward 2, Freeport, Stephenson County, Illinois. She was just 5 months old.2
Marriage*between 1892 and 1893She married Fred Heaton Hunter, son of Andrew Oliver Hunter and Eliza Heaton, between 1892 and 1893.1,5,4
(Daughter-in-law) Census 19005 June 1900Mary and her husband Fred appeared with their children on the 1900 census, taken on 5 June 1900 at 612 Fifth Street, Lee, Polk County, Iowa, in the household of her husband's parents, Eliza (Heaton) Hunter and Dr. Andrew O. Hunter. Fred was 30 years of age and worked as a Travel Pass agent for the Railroad. Mary was also 30 years of age. They had been married for 7 years and had had two children, both living. Leland was 6 and Josephine was 2. They rented their home from her husband's parents.6
(Participant) Family Photo19 January 1903 On 19 Jan 1903 several photos of the extended Heaton family were taken at a family gathering, probably at William and Lucy Heaton's home in Des Moines, Iowa. Multiple shots of primarily the same individuals in different groupings are spread across the country among the Heaton descendants.7
Census 1910*29 May 1910Mary and Fred H. Hunter appeared on the 1910 census taken on 29 May 1910 in Military Road, Caney, Woodruff, Arkansas. Fred was 40 years of age and worked as a farmer in the rice industry. Mary was also 40 years of age. They had been married for 18 years, the first marriage for each, and owned their own home, which was a farm, free of mortgage. They had had 3 children, all of whom were living and resided with them. Leland was 16, Josephine 12, and Rollin 2.5

Family

Fred Heaton Hunter b. Jun 1869
Children1.Leland A. Hunter1 b. Apr 1894
2.Josephine Hunter1 b. Oct 1897
3.Rollin Hunter1 b. 1908

Citations

  1. [S44] Roy Henry Heaton, (Miles City, Montana). "Heaton Family Pedigree Chart - Eleven Generations", prepared by hand in 1941. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, some of the information and the dates, particularly, in this pedigree chart often prove to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented was a good place for us to start, and has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. Hereinafter cited as "Heaton Family Pedigree Chart - 1941."
  2. [S37] 1870 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of R.V. Ankeny, Freeport Ward 2, Stephenson, Illinois; Roll: M593_275; Page: 119A; Image: 241; Family History Library Film: 545774. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Federal Census.
  3. [S37] 1870 US Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of R."V." Ankeny, Freeport Ward 2, Stephenson, Illinois; Roll: M593_275; Page: 119A; Image: 241; Family History Library Film: 545774.
  4. [S34] 1900 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of A."A." Hunter, Lee, Polk, Iowa; Roll: 454; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 0092; FHL microfilm: 1240454. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Federal Census.
  5. [S40] 1910 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of Fred H. Hunter, Caney, Woodruff, Arkansas; Roll: T624_68; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 0135; FHL microfilm: 1374081. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Federal Census.
  6. [S34] 1900 US Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of A.A. Hunter, Lee, Polk, Iowa; Roll: 454; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 0092; FHL microfilm: 1240454.
  7. [S1457] "Heaton Family Photograph Collection." (Old family photographs in the possession of LHB, Summerlin, Nevada, ). Hereinafter cited as "Heaton Family Photograph Collection."

Rollin Valentine Ankeny1

b. 22 May 1830, d. 24 December 1901
Birth*22 May 1830Rollin Valentine Ankeny was born on 05 or 22 May 1830 in Somerset County, Pennsylvania.1,2
Marriage*He married Sarah Irvine.1,3
Census 1860*5 July 1860Sarah and Rollin Valentine Ankeny appeared on the 1860 census taken on 5 July 1860 in Florence, Stephenson County, Illinois. Rollin was 30 years of age, a farmer with real estate valued at $9700, and Sarah was 24 years of age. They lived with their three children, Irvine 5, Hattie 3, and Joseph 9 months. John Irvine, age 22 and born in Ohio, also lived in the household and was possibly a brother of Sarah's.4
Civil War (U.S.)*He served for the Union in the Civil War as a Brevet Brigadier General.2
Census 1870*14 June 1870Sarah and Rollin V. Ankeny appeared on the 1870 census taken on 14 June 1870 in Ward 2, Freeport, Stephenson County, Illinois. Rollin was 40 years of age and a farmer with real estate valued at $12,000 and a personal estate of $1000. Sarah was 35 years of age and keeping house. They lived with their four children, the first two born in Ohio and the last two in Illinois. Irvine was 16, Hattie 14, Rollin 4, and Mary was just 5 months old. The two older children had attended school within the last year.1
Death*24 December 1901He died on 24 December 1901 in Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, at age 712
Burial* and was buried in Block 14, Lot 162 of the Woodland Cemetery, Des Moines.2

Family

Sarah Irvine b. 1835
Children1.Irvine S. Ankeny1 b. 1854
2.Hattie S. Ankeny1 b. 1856
3.Joseph Ankeny4 b. 1859
4.Rollin Valentine Ankeny Jr.3 b. 1 Sep 1865
5.Mary E. Ankeny+5 b. Jan 1870

Citations

  1. [S37] 1870 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of R.V. Ankeny, Freeport Ward 2, Stephenson, Illinois; Roll: M593_275; Page: 119A; Image: 241; Family History Library Film: 545774. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Federal Census.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Rollin Valentine Arkeny, Memorial# 17655505. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  3. [S1443] U.S. Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970, online at www.ancestry.com, Application of Rollin Valentine Ankeny Jr., SAR Membership# 20993 dated 10 January 1910. Hereinafter cited as Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970.
  4. [S18] 1860 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of R.V. "Ankony", Florence, Stephenson, Illinois; Roll: M653_230; Page: 427; Image: 429; Family History Library Film: 803230. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Federal Census.
  5. [S37] 1870 US Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of R."V." Ankeny, Freeport Ward 2, Stephenson, Illinois; Roll: M593_275; Page: 119A; Image: 241; Family History Library Film: 545774.

Rollin Valentine Ankeny Jr.1

b. 1 September 1865
Father*Rollin Valentine Ankeny1 b. 22 May 1830, d. 24 Dec 1901
Mother*Sarah Irvine1 b. 1835
Birth*1 September 1865Rollin Valentine Ankeny Jr. was born on 1 September 1865 in Freeport, Stephenson County, Illinois.1,2
(Son) Census 187014 June 1870Rollin appeared on the 1870 census taken on 14 June 1870 in the household of his parents in Ward 2, Freeport, Stephenson County, Illinois. He was 4 years old.2

Citations

  1. [S1443] U.S. Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970, online at www.ancestry.com, Application of Rollin Valentine Ankeny Jr., SAR Membership# 20993 dated 10 January 1910. Hereinafter cited as Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970.
  2. [S37] 1870 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of R.V. Ankeny, Freeport Ward 2, Stephenson, Illinois; Roll: M593_275; Page: 119A; Image: 241; Family History Library Film: 545774. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Federal Census.

Jane Appleton1

b. 15 September 1719, d. 30 June 1751
Father*Joshua Appleton1
Mother*Jane Shapley1
Birth*15 September 1719Jane Appleton was born on 15 September 1719 in New London, New London County, Connecticut.1
Marriage*5 November 1738She married as his first husband Daniel Whittemore, son of Daniel Whittemore and Mary Turell, on 5 November 1738 in New London, Connecticut.1
Religion*12 July 1741Jane Whittemore joined the First Church, New London, on 12 July 1741.1
Death*30 June 1751She died on 30 June 1751 in New London at age 31.1

Family

Daniel Whittemore b. 2 Feb 1716, d. Jan 1772
Children1.Mary Whittemore1 b. 29 Aug 1739, d. 19 May 1793
2.Ebenezer Turell Whittemore1 b. 13 Mar 1741, d. 1806
3.Daniel Whittemore2 b. 1745, d. 1826
4.Son Whittemore2 b. Dec 1746, d. Dec 1748
5.Samuel Whittemore2 b. 25 Jun 1751, d. 5 Feb 1821

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 108, pages 22-24. Hereinafter cited as "Whittemore Family in America."
  2. [S966] Bradford Adams Whittemore and Edgar Whittemore, "Whittemore Family in America", Volume 108, pages 244-245.

John Appleton1

ChartsDescendants of Robert Heaton of Yorkshire, The Immigrant
Marriage*6 February 1727He married, as her first husband, Alice Heaton, daughter of Robert Heaton Jr. and Grace Pierson, on 6 February 1727.1

Family

Alice Heaton b. 30 Aug 1708

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 18, pages 643-644. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.

Joshua Appleton1

Marriage*He married Jane Shapley.1

Family

Jane Shapley
Child1.Jane Appleton+1 b. 15 Sep 1719, d. 30 Jun 1751

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 108, pages 22-24. Hereinafter cited as "Whittemore Family in America."

Esther Archer1

d. 1854
ChartsDescendants of John Hinds, including our Walters and Ralphs
Marriage*She married George Bell, son of John Bell and Mary Branagan.1
Name VariationShe was called Essey.1
(Wife) Death1809Essey became a widow when George Bell died in 1809.1
Probate*8 May 1809Probate was granted for her husband's estate on 8 May 1809 and, as directed by his will, Essey was appointed sole executrix.1
(Widow) Estate George’s will bequeathed 5 shillings to his eldest son Richard Bell, explaining that Richard had already been provided for by his marriage settlement. To his dearly beloved wife Essey Bell alias Archer he bequeathed the remainder of his property whatsoever, real and personal, and all monies, lands and concerns he was entitled to, to be by her divided and disposed of among his younger children as she thinks proper, and should she die without making such dispositions, the same equally between his said younger children. George appointed his said wife sole executrix, and his will was witnessed by George Johnston, Edmond Gould and A. Griffith.1
Death*1854She died in 1854 in Killynure, County Cavan, Ireland.1

Family

George Bell d. 1809
Child1.Richard Bell1

Citations

  1. [S1618] Crossle Genealogical Abstracts, online at Findmypast, www.findmypast.com, Prerogative will, George Bell, 1809, Killynure, County Cavan, Ireland. Hereinafter cited as Crossle Genealogical Abstracts.

Ann Armfield1,2

Marriage*She married Joseph Thornburg, son of Edward Thornbrough and Jean ______.1,3

Family

Joseph Thornburg b. c 1730, d. 25 Jun 1800
Children1.Jane Thornburg4 b. 21 Oct 1754, d. 17 Aug 1763
2.Edward Thornburg+1,2 b. 30 Mar 1757, d. 19 Dec 1839
3.Joseph Thornburg4 b. 1 Mar 1759
4.Ann Thornburg4 b. 22 Nov 1761
5.Mary Thornburg4 b. 13 Mar 1764
6.Margaret Thornburg4 b. 10 Jan 1767
7.Elizabeth Thornburg4 b. 1 Feb 1769
8.Isaac Thornburg3 b. 6 Oct 1773, d. 28 Jun 1862

Citations

  1. [S1502] Hinshaw Index to Selected (U.S.) Quaker Records, 1680-1940, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Hinshaw Index to Selected Quaker Records, 1680-1940.
  2. [S1512] Randolph County Historical Society, Randolph County, Indiana, 1818-1990, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Paducah, Kentucky: Turner Publishing Company, c1991), Thornburg, pages 655-656. Hereinafter cited as Randolph County, Indiana, 1818-1990.
  3. [S1512] Randolph County Historical Society, Randolph County, Indiana, 1818-1990, Thornburg, page 656.
  4. [S1424] U.S. Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, online at www.ancestry.com, New Garden Monthly Meeting, Guilford County, North Carolina, Men's Minutes, 1783-1800, page 22. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935.

Major General Alexander Armstrong1

b. 1700
Birth*1700Major General Alexander Armstrong was born in 1700.1

Family

Child1.Alexander J. Armstrong1

Citations

  1. [S766] Séamas MacAnnaidh, "Old Rossorry Graveyard, Enniskillen", This work is a combination of the reading and transcribing of gravestones, newspaper notices and microfilm. The gravestones were in the Old Rossorry Graveyard in Enniskillen and his graveyard project was unfinished at the time of his writing. Most of the newspaper notices were found in the Enniskillen Chronicle and Erne Packet, although some were also from the Enniskillen Impartial Reporter. Those he included were described simply as "relevant" to the families or individuals mentioned on the gravestones. The microfilm he used was (MIC 1/22) Church of Ireland burial register found at the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland, Old Rossorry Graveyard, Enniskillen (County Fermanagh, Ireland), online at http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/fermanagh/cemeteries/…, downloaded on downloaded 4 Sep 2010. Hereinafter cited as Old Rossorry Graveyard, Enniskillen.

Alexander J. Armstrong1

Father*Major General Alexander Armstrong1 b. 1700
Marriage*27 May 1835He married Fanny Bell, daughter of Major General Sir George Bell, on 27 May 1835 in the Church of Larah, County Cavan, Ireland. The Enniskillen Chronicle reported on 4 Jun that Alexander J. Armstrong, Esq., son of Major General Alexander Armstrong, was married to Fanny, daughter of Captain George Bell of the 1st or Royal Regiment, and grand-daughter of the late George Bell, Esq. of Bellview, near Enniskillen. They were married in the Church of "Lara", County Cavan, by the Rev. Henry Cottingham.1

Family

Fanny Bell

Citations

  1. [S766] Séamas MacAnnaidh, "Old Rossorry Graveyard, Enniskillen", This work is a combination of the reading and transcribing of gravestones, newspaper notices and microfilm. The gravestones were in the Old Rossorry Graveyard in Enniskillen and his graveyard project was unfinished at the time of his writing. Most of the newspaper notices were found in the Enniskillen Chronicle and Erne Packet, although some were also from the Enniskillen Impartial Reporter. Those he included were described simply as "relevant" to the families or individuals mentioned on the gravestones. The microfilm he used was (MIC 1/22) Church of Ireland burial register found at the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland, Old Rossorry Graveyard, Enniskillen (County Fermanagh, Ireland), online at http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/fermanagh/cemeteries/…, downloaded on downloaded 4 Sep 2010. Hereinafter cited as Old Rossorry Graveyard, Enniskillen.

John Armstrong1

Marriage*4 January 1747He married Christian Bass, daughter of Samuel Bass and Christian Turell, on 4 January 1747 in Boston.1,2

Family

Christian Bass b. 19 Dec 1722

Citations

  1. [S1066] Communicated by Hamilton Andrews Hill A.M., "Memoranda by Hon. Samuel Turell Armstrong", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 44, pages 139-141 (April 1890). Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Turell Armstrong Memoranda."
  2. [S979] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988.

John Arnold1

Father-Probable*Robert Arnold1
Mother-Probable*Elizabeth Leonard1 b. 17 Sep 1719
(Grandson) Will19 October 1757There is a will of Enoch Leonard of Mendum, Morris County, New Jersey, signed on 16 September 1757, probated on 19 October 1757, leaving to wife Elizabeth "all my estate in New England". It names grandson John Arnold, who was not of age, and appointed Robert Arnold to be his executor. Although this is probably the will of our Enoch, it is not proved to be so.1

Citations

  1. [S896] Revised by Robert S. Wakefield, Mayflower Families through Five Generations: Volume 15, James Chilton and Richard More. Note: Volume 2, Parts I and II (1975), Chilton and More, were revised and replaced in 1997 by this Volume 15, Chilton and More. (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1997), Person# 56, Enoch Leonard, pages 56-57. Hereinafter cited as James Chilton and Richard More of the Mayflower (Five).

Robert Arnold1

Marriage*He probably married Elizabeth Leonard, daughter of Enoch Leonard and Elizabeth Hooper, in New Jersey.1
(Executor) Will19 October 1757There is a will of Enoch Leonard of Mendum, Morris County, New Jersey, signed on 16 September 1757, probated on 19 October 1757, leaving to wife Elizabeth "all my estate in New England". It names grandson John Arnold, who was not of age, and appointed Robert Arnold to be his executor. Although this is probably the will of our Enoch, it is not proved to be so.1

Family

Elizabeth Leonard b. 17 Sep 1719
Child1.John Arnold1

Citations

  1. [S896] Revised by Robert S. Wakefield, Mayflower Families through Five Generations: Volume 15, James Chilton and Richard More. Note: Volume 2, Parts I and II (1975), Chilton and More, were revised and replaced in 1997 by this Volume 15, Chilton and More. (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1997), Person# 56, Enoch Leonard, pages 56-57. Hereinafter cited as James Chilton and Richard More of the Mayflower (Five).

Elizabeth Ashbridge1

b. 6 February 1708/9, d. 18 December 1767
Father*George Ashbridge2
Mother*Mary Malin2 d. 15 Apr 1728
Birth*6 February 1708/9Elizabeth Ashbridge was born on 6 February 1708/9 at Goshen, Chester County, Pennsylvania.3
Marriage*6 June 1729She married, as his second wife, John Sharpless of Ridley, son of John Sharpless and Hannah Pennell, on 6 June 1729 at Goshen Meeting, Chester County.1,4
Death*18 December 1767She died on 18 December 1767 at Nether Providence, Chester County, at age 58.2

Family

John Sharpless b. 16 Oct 1699, d. 17 Aug 1769
Child1.Mary Sharpless1 b. 17 Apr 1730, d. bt 1763 - 1770

Citations

  1. [S1409] J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, with Genealogical and Biographical Sketches, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Louis H. Everts, 1881), Sharpless, pages 722-724. Hereinafter cited as History of Chester County, Pennsylvania.
  2. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, descended from John and Jane Sharples, settlers near Chester, Pennsylvania, 1682 : together with some account of the English ancestry of the family, including the results of researches by Henry Fishwick, and the late Joseph Lemuel Chester, and a full report of the bi-centennial reunion of 1882, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. John Sharples (d.1685) married Jane Moor and, as Quakers, the family emigrated in 1682 from England to Chester County, Pennsylvania. Descendants (spelling the surname Sharpless) and relatives lived in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Indiana, Michigan and elsewhere. Includes ancestry in England to the 1200s A.D. Includes index. (Washington DC: Photoduplication Service, 1968 ( a microreoduction of the original published in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for the family, under the auspices of the Bi-centennial committee, in 1887), , pages 138-142. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Sharpless Family.
  3. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, pages 138-142, the date written as "12 mo. 6, 1708-9" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was February, not December.
  4. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, pages 138-142, the date written as "4 mo. 6, 1729" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was June, not April.

George Ashbridge1

Immigration*5 July 1698George immigrated to America, and arrived at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on 5 July 1698.2
Marriage*23 October 1701He married first Mary Malin of Upper Providence, daughter of Randall Malin and Elizabeth ______, on 23 October 1701 at Providence Meeting, Chester County, Pennsylvania.3
(Husband) Death15 April 1728George became a widower when Mary (Malin) Ashbridge died on 15 April 1728.4

Family

Mary Malin d. 15 Apr 1728
Child1.Elizabeth Ashbridge+1 b. 6 Feb 1708/9, d. 18 Dec 1767

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 138-142. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Sharpless Family.
  2. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, pages 138-142, the date written as "5 mo. 5, 1698" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was July, not May.
  3. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, pages 138-142, the date written as "8 mo. 23, 1701" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was October, not August.
  4. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, pages 138-142, the date written as "2 mo. 15, 1728" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was April, not February.

Dorothy Ashby

Marriage*1 March 1703She married Moses Curtis, son of Theophilus Curtis and Hannah Payne, on 1 March 1703 in Braintree, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England). They were married by Mr. Moses Fisk.1

Family

Moses Curtis b. 25 Nov 1678, d. 10 May 1763
Children1.Moses Curtis2 b. 2 Feb 1706, d. b 2 Mar 1722
2.Edward Curtis3 b. 30 Nov 1707
3.Theophilus Curtis4 b. 15 Jul 1710
4.Moses Curtis5 b. 2 Mar 1722

Citations

  1. [S1029] Braintree, MA: Vital Records, 1643-1793, online at www.americanancestors.org, Volume 1, page 163. Hereinafter cited as Braintree Vital Records, 1643-1793.
  2. [S1029] Braintree Vital Records, 1643-1793, online at www.americanancestors.org, Volume 1, page 90.
  3. [S1029] Braintree Vital Records, 1643-1793, online at www.americanancestors.org, Volume 1, page 92.
  4. [S1029] Braintree Vital Records, 1643-1793, online at www.americanancestors.org, Volume 1, page 95.
  5. [S1029] Braintree Vital Records, 1643-1793, online at www.americanancestors.org, Volume 1, page 118.

Abram Ashley

(Neighbor) Land Transfer19 February 1806Jonathan Bolton, a yeoman of Freetown, and his wife Thankful Bolton signed a deed agreement on 19 February 1806 to sell land in Freetown, Bristol County, Massachusetts, to Benjamin Crapo, a yeoman of Freetown, for the sum of $75. The deed was recorded a year after it was signed, on 26 Mar 1807, and identified the tract or parcel of land, situated in Freetown, as part of Jonathan's homestead farm containing by estimation ten acres, "be it the same more or less", and was described as follows: Beginning at a Maple tree standing by the side of the Mill River, thence running as the river runs until it comes to the Abram Ashley land, thence Westerly along the Ashley line until it comes to a spring brook, thence Northerly along the brook until it comes to Joshua Crapo's land, thence Southerly along the Crapo line until it comes to the southeast corner of Joshua Crapo's land, thence Southerly, in or about the same direction, to the Maple tree first mentioned. The deed was signed by Jonathan Bolton and with the mark of Thankful Bolton with Thomas White and Porsilla (Priscilla?) Crapo as witnesses.1
(Neighbor) Land Transfer26 March 1807Jonathan Bolton, a yeoman of Freetown, signed a deed agreement which was recorded on 26 March 1807 to sell land in Freetown, Bristol County, Massachusetts, to Benjamin Crapo and Thomas White, yeomen of Freetown and Dartmouth, respectively, for the sum of $150. The deed identified Jonathan Bolton's "homestead farm" situated and lying in Freetown, bounded as follows: Beginning at the Northeast corner of Abram Ashley's land which lays on the South side of the road that runs by Peregrine White's and is a part of the land which Abram Ashley bought from Joshua Crapo, thence running Easterly by that same road until it comes to John Borden's land until it comes to Lemuel Borden's land, thence Westerly by Lemuel Borden's land until it comes to the Mill River, thence Northerly by that river until it comes to the Northeast corner of Benjamin Crapo's land until it comes to Abram Ashley's land, thence Northerly by Abram Ashley's land until it comes to the above mentioned road, and containing forty acres, "be it the same more or less". Jonathan Bolton signed with his mark, with (Malaeths____or____Merchant??) White and Thomas Bolton as witnesses.2

Citations

  1. [S597] Bristol County (Mass.) deed records, v. 1-556, (1686-1900 and 1686-1956) index -, 1686-1956. Microreproduction of original records in the registrar's office, Taunton, Massachusetts. Includes index. Note: Part I of Volume 7, pages 1-654 of this series was found on Film# 1405193 and has been referenced separately in this project as Source# 597. volume 87, pages 196-197; on microfilm volumes 86-87 for 1806-1807, Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Bristol County, Massachusetts Deeds: Taunton Registry (1686-1900).
  2. [S597] Bristol County, Massachusetts Deeds: Taunton Registry (1686-1900), volume 87, pages 197; on microfilm volumes 86-87 for 1806-1807.

Margaret Ashley1,2

Marriage*27 April 1611Identified as a spinster, she married Geoffrey Sharples of Wybunbury, Cheshire on 27 April 1611 in Cheshire, England. They were married under a license obtained from the Bishop of Chester on that date.2,1,3
Residence*Margaret and Geoffrey Sharples lived in or near Wybunbury, Cheshire.2
Burial*21 January 1643/44She was buried on 21 January 1643/44 at Wybunbury.1

Family

Geoffrey Sharples d. 15 Dec 1661
Children1.Richard Sharples2 b. 4 Sep 1612
2.Ellen Sharples2 b. 4 Mar 1614/15
3.Margery Sharples1 b. 12 Jul 1618, d. 24 Dec 1670
4.Daughter Sharples1
5.John Sharpless+2 b. 15 Aug 1624, d. 11 Jun 1685
6.Mary Sharples1 b. 19 Aug 1627, d. 26 Apr 1703
7.Rebecca Sharples1 b. 30 Jan 1630/31, d. 25 Apr 1703

Citations

  1. [S1430] Blanche (Moore) Haines, Ancestry of Sharpless Moore and Rachel (Roberts) Moore : with their direct ancestors to and including thirty-six first or immigrant ancestors with some Old World pedigrees and origins and direct descendants, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Three Rivers, Michigan: published by the author, 1937), pages 49-50. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry of Sharpless Moore and Rachel (Roberts) Moore.
  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 67-68. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Sharpless Family.
  3. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, pages 55-57.

Taber Ashley

(Witness to Deed) Land Transfer4 November 1805John Bolton, a yeoman of Freetown, and his wife, Tryphena, signed a deed agreement on 4 November 1805 to sell land in Freetown, Bristol County, Massachusetts, to Calvin Reynolds, a yeoman of Freetown, for the sum of $200. The deed was dated and signed on 4 November 1805, and recorded on 16 Dec 1805. It described the tract or parcel of land situated in Freetown, bounded as follows: Westerly on land of Peregrine White, Northerly on land of David Bolton, Easterly on land of Francis Pigsley and Southerly on the highway. Beginning at White's southerly corner by the highway, and then north seventy-one rods, then left sixteen degrees and a half, north seventy-four rods then south on Pigsley's line fifty-seven rods and four links to the highway then on the highway to the bounds first mentioned and being one-half of that lot of land that Bethuel Borden sold to Jonathan Bolton and John Bolton containing twenty acres be it the same more or less. The deed was signed by John Bolton and the mark of his wife Tryphena Bolton. Witnesses were Jonathan Bolton and Taber Ashley. John Bolton acknowledged, using the name Jonathan Bolton Jr., that he had signed as a free act and deed.1

Citations

  1. [S597] Bristol County (Mass.) deed records, v. 1-556, (1686-1900 and 1686-1956) index -, 1686-1956. Microreproduction of original records in the registrar's office, Taunton, Massachusetts. Includes index. Note: Part I of Volume 7, pages 1-654 of this series was found on Film# 1405193 and has been referenced separately in this project as Source# 597. Volume 85, page 443; on microfilm Volumes 84-85 for 1804-1806, Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Bristol County, Massachusetts Deeds: Taunton Registry (1686-1900).

Abigail Atkins1

b. circa 1655, d. after 13 December 1732
Father*Thomas Atkins1
Mother*Elizabeth ______1
Birth*circa 1655Abigail Atkins was born circa 1655.1
Marriage8 April 1679She married first John Heyford on 8 April 1679 in Braintree, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).1
Marriage*24 July 1711She married second, as his third wife, Thomas Washburn, son of John Washburn and Elizabeth Mitchell, on 24 July 1711 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1
Death*after 13 December 1732She died after 13 December 1732.1

Family

Thomas Washburn b. c 1648/49, d. 4 Dec 1732

Citations

  1. [S862] Ralph V. Wood Jr., Mayflower Families through Five Generations: Volume 12, Francis Cooke (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 2008), Person No. 45, Thomas Washburn, pages 104-105. Hereinafter cited as Francis Cooke of the Mayflower (Five).

Elizabeth Atkins1

b. 31 March 1762, d. May 1835
Father*Henry Atkins1 b. 3 Nov 1723, d. a 29 Apr 1768
Mother*Elizabeth Hayward1 b. 10 Nov 1728
Birth*31 March 1762Elizabeth Atkins was born on 31 March 1762 in Boston1
Baptism6 February 1763 and was baptized on 6 February 1763 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1
Marriage*21 June 1806She married her first cousin Thomas Oliver, son of Thomas Oliver and Hepzibah Hayward, on 21 June 1806 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.1
Marriage*November 1823She married Oliver Prescott in November 1823 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.1
Death*May 1835She died in May 1835 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, at age 73.1

Family 1

Thomas Oliver b. 30 Sep 1759, d. Jul 1818

Family 2

Oliver Prescott d. Oct 1827

Citations

  1. [S416] The Alden Kindred Database, online at www.alden.org. The Alden Organization states that "the Alden Kindred Database is incomplete. It is not yet a complete listing of all Alden descendants; nor of all members of the Kindred. It contains information taken from various sources including Alden Kindred lineage papers, Mayflower Five Generations Project research, published genealogies, and other databases, not all of which has been fully documented." Nevertheless, some information obtained from the Alden Kindred Database has been included in this collection with the knowledge that, even if not accurate, may provide valuable clues. Information provided, unless additional proof has been offered, has not yet been verified and cannot be guaranteed. Hereinafter cited as Alden Kindred Database.

Henry Atkins1

b. 3 November 1723, d. after 29 April 1768
Birth*3 November 1723Henry Atkins was born on 3 November 17231
Baptism3 November 1723 and was also baptized on 3 November 1723 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1
Marriage*4 February 1762He married Elizabeth (Hayward) MacKay, daughter of Nathaniel Hayward and Hepzibah Alden, on 4 February 1762 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1
Death*after 29 April 1768He died after 29 April 1768.1

Family

Elizabeth Hayward b. 10 Nov 1728
Children1.Elizabeth Atkins1 b. 31 Mar 1762, d. May 1835
2.Henry Atkins1 b. 31 Mar 1762
3.Hepzibah Atkins+1 b. 21 Oct 1764

Citations

  1. [S416] The Alden Kindred Database, online at www.alden.org. The Alden Organization states that "the Alden Kindred Database is incomplete. It is not yet a complete listing of all Alden descendants; nor of all members of the Kindred. It contains information taken from various sources including Alden Kindred lineage papers, Mayflower Five Generations Project research, published genealogies, and other databases, not all of which has been fully documented." Nevertheless, some information obtained from the Alden Kindred Database has been included in this collection with the knowledge that, even if not accurate, may provide valuable clues. Information provided, unless additional proof has been offered, has not yet been verified and cannot be guaranteed. Hereinafter cited as Alden Kindred Database.

Henry Atkins1

b. 31 March 1762
Father*Henry Atkins1 b. 3 Nov 1723, d. a 29 Apr 1768
Mother*Elizabeth Hayward1 b. 10 Nov 1728
Birth*31 March 1762Henry Atkins was born on 31 March 1762 in Boston1
Baptism6 February 1763 and was baptized on 6 February 1763 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1

Citations

  1. [S416] The Alden Kindred Database, online at www.alden.org. The Alden Organization states that "the Alden Kindred Database is incomplete. It is not yet a complete listing of all Alden descendants; nor of all members of the Kindred. It contains information taken from various sources including Alden Kindred lineage papers, Mayflower Five Generations Project research, published genealogies, and other databases, not all of which has been fully documented." Nevertheless, some information obtained from the Alden Kindred Database has been included in this collection with the knowledge that, even if not accurate, may provide valuable clues. Information provided, unless additional proof has been offered, has not yet been verified and cannot be guaranteed. Hereinafter cited as Alden Kindred Database.