William S. Worthington1,2

b. 1844, d. 1 September 1919
Birth*1844William S. Worthington was born in 1844 in Pennsylvania.1,3
Name VariationMost of the records we've found identified him as William Worthington, and did not include his middle initial or full name.4,5
Marriage*He married first Catherine Sheehan.6
Census US 1870*20 August 1870Kate and William Worthington were enumerated on the 1870 census taken on 20 August 1870 in Solebury, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. William was 25 years of age and a laborer with a personal estate valued at $200, and Catherine was 23 years of age and keeping house. Their two children were enumerated with them in 1870. Daniel was 3 years old and Ellen was one year old.4
Census US 1880*16 June 1880Catherine and William Worthington were enumerated on the 1880 census taken on 16 June 1880 in Solebury, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. William was 35 years of age and a quarryman, and Catherine was 33 years of age and keeping house. Their three surviving children, all sons, were enumerated with them in 1880. John was 9 years old and attending school; Jesse was 6 years old and also attending school; and young William was 4 years old.5
(Husband) Death5 June 1883William became a widower when Kate (Sheehan) Worthington died on 5 June 1883 at the age of 36 years and 24 days.7,8
Marriage*22 October 1888He married second Carrie P. Bertels, daughter of Aaron Bertels and Sarah Ann ______, on 22 October 1888 in Bucks County, Pennsylvania. William was 43 years of age, a resident of Solebury, Bucks County, and a farmer. His parents were William and Mary A. Worthington, and his first wife had died on 25 June 1886 as he reported on his marriage application, or on 5 June 1883 as recorded on her gravestone. Carrie was 28 years of age, a housekeeper, and also a resident of Solebury. She had not been married previously and her parents were Aaron and Sarah "Bertles."9,10,8
Death*1 September 1919He died on 1 September 1919 at about age 753
Burial* and was buried in Section D-27-3W, of Solebury Friends Burying Grounds, Solebury, Bucks County.3

Family 1

Catherine Sheehan b. 12 May 1847, d. 5 Jun 1883
Children1.Daniel R. Worthington4,11 b. 25 Aug 1867, d. 9 Sep 1873
2.Ellen S. Worthington4,12 b. 1869, d. 13 Jun 1875
3.John Worthington5 b. 22 Jan 1871, d. 17 Mar 1964
4.William Worthington13 b. 9 Sep 1872, d. 17 Dec 1872
5.Jesse N. Worthington5 b. 30 Jan 1874, d. 26 Aug 1934
6.William Worthington+6 b. 27 Jun 1876, d. 30 Jul 1926

Family 2

Caroline Bertles b. 3 Mar 1863, d. 4 May 1952

Citations

  1. [S1814] Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1967, online at www.ancestry.com, death of William Worthington, certificate# 75976, age 50, widowed, (Effie Worthington), salesman, born on 27 June 1876 in Pennsylvania, died on 30 July 1926 in Buckingham, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, USA, parents William Worthington and Catherine Sheehan, both born in Pennsylvania, informant Charles Schultz of Mechanicsville, burial on 3 August 1926 in Doylestown Cemetery. Hereinafter cited as Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1967.
  2. [S1816] Pennsylvania, Marriages, 1852-1968, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of William S. Worthington and Carrie P. Bertels on 22 October 1888 in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, USA, referencing Film# 000927060. Hereinafter cited as Pennsylvania, Marriages, 1852-1968.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, William Worthington, Memorial# 13057554. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  4. [S37] 1870 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of William and Catherine Worthington, Solebury, Bucks, Pennsylvania; Roll: M593_1314; Page: 649B; Family History Library Film: 552813. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Federal Census.
  5. [S23] 1880 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of William and Catherine Worthington, Solebury, Bucks, Pennsylvania; Roll: 1107; Page: 96A; Enumeration District: 165. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Federal Census.
  6. [S1814] Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1967, online at www.ancestry.com, death of William Worthington, certificate# 75976, age 50, widowed, (Effie Worthington), salesman, born on 27 June 1876 in Pennsylvania, died on 30 July 1926 in Buckingham, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, USA, parents William Worthington and Catherine Sheehan or possibly Shuhan, both born in Pennsylvania, informant Charles Schultz of Mechanicsville, burial on 3 August 1926 in Doylestown Cemetery.
  7. [S1816] Pennsylvania, Marriages, 1852-1968, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of William S. Worthington and Carrie P. Bertels or Bertles on 22 October 1888 in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, USA, referencing Film# 000927060, the death of William's first wife reported as 25 June 1886.
  8. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Kate Shean Worthington, Memorial# 14512865, her gravestone recorded her date of death as 5 June 1883 and the memorial transcription reported it as 5 January 1883.
  9. [S1816] Pennsylvania, Marriages, 1852-1968, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of William S. Worthington and Carrie P. Bertels or Bertles on 22 October 1888 in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, USA, referencing Film# 000927060.
  10. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Caroline (Bertles) Worthington, Memorial# 13057469.
  11. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Daniel R. Worthington, Memorial# 20550787, his gravestone recorded his date of death as 9 September 1873, aged 6 years and 15 days, and the memorial transcription reported it as9 September 1878 and adjusted his year of birth to 1872 instead of the actual year of 1867.
  12. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Ellen S. Worthington, Memorial# 20550845.
  13. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, William Worthington, Memorial# 20550819, his gravestone recorded his date of death as 17 December 1872, aged 3 months and 9 days, and the memorial transcription reported it as 17 October 1872; at age 3 months and 9 days, his date of birth on the memorial transcription was reported correctly as 8 September 1872.

Permelia C. Wray1

b. 3 November 1830, d. 18 March 1873
Birth*3 November 1830Permelia C. Wray was born on 3 November 1830 in Indiana.2,3,4
Marriage*She married Ephraim Jenkins Hill.1
Census US 1870*2 August 1870Permelia and Ephraim Jenkins Hill were enumerated on the 1870 census taken on 2 August 1870 in Stanton, Champaign County, Illinois. Ephraim, who was enumerated as "Jink", was 40 years of age and a farmer with real estate valued at $6,400 and a personal estate valued at $1,998. Permelia, who was transcribed as "Permealna", was 39 and keeping house. Residing with their parents in 1870 were William R. who was 20, America 17, Alonzo 15, Scott 13, Charles 11, Joseph 8, Joana 6, Josephine 4, and Mary 2. All except the three youngest children had attended school within the year.5
Death*18 March 1873She died on 18 March 1873 at age 421
Burial* and was buried in Old Sterns Cemetery, Ogden, Champaign County, Illinois.6

Family

Ephraim Jenkins Hill b. 18 Jan 1826, d. 22 Dec 1880
Child1.William R. Hill+1 b. 1849, d. 1905

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, W R Hill, Memorial# 48044463. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Permelia C. (Wray) Hill, Memorial# 16530904, recording her date of birth as 03 November 1830.
  3. [S37] 1870 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of "Jink" and "Permealna" Hill, Stanton, Champaign, Illinois; Roll: M593_193; Page: 342B; Family History Library Film: 545692, estimating her year of birth as 1831. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Federal Census.
  4. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, W R Hill, Memorial# 48044463, recording her year of birth as 1830.
  5. [S37] 1870 US Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of "Jink" and "Permealna" Hill, Stanton, Champaign, Illinois; Roll: M593_193; Page: 342B; Family History Library Film: 545692.
  6. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Permelia C. (Wray) Hill, Memorial# 16530904.

Abigail Wright1

Marriage*She married Ezekiel Fosdick.1

Family

Ezekiel Fosdick
Child1.Rhoda Fosdick1 b. 10 Nov 1751, d. 15 Nov 1837

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 244-245. Hereinafter cited as "Whittemore Family in America."

Abraham Harding Wright1,2

b. 1808, d. 29 June 1888
Birth*1808Abraham Harding Wright was born about 1808 in Wellington, Northamptonshire, England.3
Marriage*16 May 1832He married first Martha Hiles on 16 May 1832 in Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England.2,1
Census England 1851*30 March 1851Martha and Abraham Harding Wright were enumerated on the 1851 census taken as of the night of 30 March 1851 at 31 Vine Street, Evesham, Worcestershire, England. Abraham was 43 years of age, a grocer, and also a town councilor, and Martha was 46 years of age. Six children were enumerated with their parents in 1851. Clarinda was 27 years of age, Emma was 14, Ellen was 6, Septimus 4, Arthur 3, and Ermenilda was 2 years old, and recorded as "Esmenelda". Emma, Ellen and Septimus were all scholars in 1851. Four others were also enumerated in the Wright household that year. Caroline Wright, age 36 and the couple's niece, was recorded as a visitor, and the three others were identified as servants. Samuel Bayles, age 21, was a grocer's shop man, Ellen Green, age 19, was a nursery maid, and Harriet E. Edkins, age 18, was a cook and house maid.3
(Husband) Death19 November 1858Abraham became a widower when Martha (Hiles) Wright died on 19 November 1858 at age 54.4
Census England 1861*7 April 1861Abraham Harding Wright was enumerated on the 1861 census taken as of the night of 7 April 1861 on High Street, Evesham, Worcestershire. He was 53 years of age, a widower, and reported his occupation as auctioneer. Four of his children were enumerated with him in 1861. Emma Hiles was 24 years of age and a professor of music, and the three others, Septimus, Arthur Octavius and Ermenilda, ages 14, 13 and 12, respectively, were all scholars. Also enumerated with the family in 1861 was Dinah Phillips, age 23, who worked as a domestic servant.5
Marriage*He married Sarah Elizabeth ______.6,7
Census England 1871*2 April 1871Sarah E. and Abraham Harding Wright were enumerated on the 1871 census taken as of the night of 2 April 1871 on High Street, Evesham, Worcestershire, England. Abraham was 65 years of age and a hop merchant, and Sarah was 48 years of age. The only child residing with the couple in 1871 was Abraham's son, Freeman. He was 27 years of age and worked with his father as a hop and seed merchant. Two others were enumerated in the Wright household in 1871. Sarah Catherine Tinsdale, age 24, was a visitor, and Ann Greening, age 23, was a domestic servant.7
Census England 1881*3 April 1881Sarah E. and Abraham Harding Wright were enumerated on the 1881 census taken as of the night of 3 April 1881 at 83 High Street, Evesham, Worcestershire, England. Abraham was 73 years of age and a hop and seed merchant, and Sarah was 56 years of age. The only other member of their household was "Jone" Harris, age 18, who worked as a general servant.8
Death*29 June 1888He died on 29 June 1888 in Worcester, Worcestershire, at age 80.6
Probate*18 September 1888The will of Abraham Harding Wright of Evesham, hop and seed merchant, who died at Evesham on 29 June 1888 was probated at the Principal Registry in Worcester, Worcestershire, on 18 September 1888 by Sarah E. Wright, widow, the relict, and John Samuel Slater, surgeon, the Executors. The value of Abraham's effects was estimated at £585 0s 3d.6

Family 1

Martha Hiles b. 1805, d. 19 Nov 1858
Children1.Henry Lee Wright9 b. 12 Mar 1833
2.Clarinda Wright10 b. 14 Mar 1834
3.Emma Hiles Wright+1,2 b. 16 Sep 1836, d. 15 Dec 1870
4.Freeman Wright7 b. 1844
5.Ellen Wright3 b. 1845
6.Septimus Wright3 b. 1847
7.Arthur Octavius Wright3 b. 1848
8.Ermenilda Wright11,5 b. 1849

Family 2

Sarah Elizabeth ______ b. 1824, d. 1891

Citations

  1. [S1998] England & Wales, Non-Conformist and Non-Parochial Registers, 1567-1970, online at www.ancestry.com, registration of the 28 May 1837 Baptism at Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England of Emma Hiles Wright, born on 16 September 1836 , child of Abraham Harding Wright and Martha Wright, citing Piece 2899: Kidderminster, Old Meeting House (Independent), 1822-1837; The National Archives of the UK; Kew, Surrey, England; General Register Office: Registers of Births, Marriages and Deaths surrendered to the Non-parochial Registers Commissions of 1837 and 1857; Class Number: RG 4; Piece Number: 2899. Hereinafter cited as England & Wales, Non-Conformist and Non-Parochial Registers, 1567-1970.
  2. [S1751] England, Select Marriages, 1538–1973, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of Abraham Harding Wright and Martha Hiles on 16 May 1832 at Kidderminster, Worcester, England, citing FHL Film# 350509. Hereinafter cited as England, Select Marriages, 1538–1973.
  3. [S768] 1851 England Census, online at www.ancestry.co.uk, household of Abraham Harding and Mattha Wright, Evesham St Lawrence, Worcestershire, England, Enumeration District: 8b, citing 1851 England Census, Class: HO107; Piece: 2044; Folio: 179; Page: 9; GSU roll: 87453. Hereinafter cited as 1851 England Census.
  4. [S2000] British Newspaper Archive, Family Notices, online from the Family History Library, www.familysearch.org, notice of the death of Martha Wright, age 54, on 19 November 1858 in Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom, wife of Mr. A. H. Wright, published in the Worcestershire Chronicle on 24 November 1858, page 3, citing British Newspaper Archive, Family Notices; Digital Folder Number: 102117944; Image Number: 00878. Hereinafter cited as British Newspaper Archive, Family Notices.
  5. [S1676] 1861 England Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Abraham Harding Wright, Evesham, Worcestershire, England, Enumeration District: 7, citing 1861 England Census, Class: RG 9; Piece: 2100; Folio: 107; Page: 20; GSI Roll: 542917. Hereinafter cited as 1861 England Census.
  6. [S1528] England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995, online at www.ancestry.com, probate dated 18 September 1888 at the Probate Registry in Worcester, England of Abraham Harding Wright, died 29 June 1888 in Worcester, Worcestershire, England. Hereinafter cited as England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations).
  7. [S1535] 1871 England Census, online at www.ancestry.co.uk, household of Abraham Harding and Sarah E. Wright, his name transcribed as "A Hary Wright", Evesham, Worcestershire, England, Enumeration District: 6, citing 1871 England Census, The National Archives, Kew, London, England, 1871 England Census, Class: RG10, Piece: 3058, Folio: 103, Page: 31, GSI Roll: 838882. Hereinafter cited as 1871 England Census.
  8. [S506] 1881 England Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Abraham H. and Sarah E. Wright, Evesham, Worcestershire, England, Enumeration District: 6, citing 1881 England Census, Class: RG11, Piece: 2924, Folio: 90, Page: 3, GSI Roll: 1341701. Hereinafter cited as 1881 England Census.
  9. [S1713] England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975, online at www.ancestry.com, baptism of Henry Lee Wright, son of Abraham Harding Wright and Martha Hiles, born on 12 March 1833 and baptised on 28 July 1833 at the Old Meeting House, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England, referencing FHL Film# 0816599: (RG4 2899), (RG4 2990), and (RG4 3374). Hereinafter cited as England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975.
  10. [S1713] England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975, online at www.ancestry.com, baptism of Clarinda Wright, daughter of Abraham Harding Wright and Martha Hiles, born on 14 March 1834 and baptised on 10 August 1834 at the Old Meeting House, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England, referencing FHL Film# 0816599: (RG4 2899), (RG4 2990), and (RG4 3374).
  11. [S1535] 1871 England Census, online at www.ancestry.co.uk, household of Thomas Michael, Halifax, Yorkshire, England, Enumeration District: 14, citing 1871 England Census, The National Archives, Kew, London, England, 1871 England Census, Class: RG10, Piece: 4393, Folio: 8, Page: 10, GSI Roll: 848094.

Arthur Octavius Wright1,2

b. 1848
Father*Abraham Harding Wright1 b. 1808, d. 29 Jun 1888
Mother*Martha Hiles1 b. 1805, d. 19 Nov 1858
Birth*1848Arthur Octavius Wright was born about 1848 in Evesham, Worcestershire, England.1
(Son) Census England 185130 March 1851Arthur was enumerated on the 1851 census taken as of the night of 30 March 1851 in the household of his parents at 31 Vine Street, Evesham, Worcestershire, England. He was 3 years old.1
(Son) Census England 18617 April 1861Arthur was enumerated on the 1861 census taken as of the night of 7 April 1861 in the household of his widowed father on High Street, Evesham, Worcestershire. He was 13 years old and a scholar.2

Citations

  1. [S768] 1851 England Census, online at www.ancestry.co.uk, household of Abraham Harding and Mattha Wright, Evesham St Lawrence, Worcestershire, England, Enumeration District: 8b, citing 1851 England Census, Class: HO107; Piece: 2044; Folio: 179; Page: 9; GSU roll: 87453. Hereinafter cited as 1851 England Census.
  2. [S1676] 1861 England Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Abraham Harding Wright, Evesham, Worcestershire, England, Enumeration District: 7, citing 1861 England Census, Class: RG 9; Piece: 2100; Folio: 107; Page: 20; GSI Roll: 542917. Hereinafter cited as 1861 England Census.

Clarinda Wright1

b. 14 March 1834
Father*Abraham Harding Wright1 b. 1808, d. 29 Jun 1888
Mother*Martha Hiles1 b. 1805, d. 19 Nov 1858
Birth*14 March 1834Clarinda Wright was born on 14 March 1834 in Evesham, Worcestershire, England,1,2
Baptism10 August 1834 and was baptized on 10 August 1834 at the Old Meeting House, Kidderminster, Worcestershire.1
(Daughter) Census England 185130 March 1851Clarinda was enumerated on the 1851 census taken as of the night of 30 March 1851 in the household of her parents at 31 Vine Street, Evesham, Worcestershire, England. She was 27 years of age.2

Citations

  1. [S1713] England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975, online at www.ancestry.com, baptism of Clarinda Wright, daughter of Abraham Harding Wright and Martha Hiles, born on 14 March 1834 and baptised on 10 August 1834 at the Old Meeting House, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England, referencing FHL Film# 0816599: (RG4 2899), (RG4 2990), and (RG4 3374). Hereinafter cited as England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975.
  2. [S768] 1851 England Census, online at www.ancestry.co.uk, household of Abraham Harding and Mattha Wright, Evesham St Lawrence, Worcestershire, England, Enumeration District: 8b, citing 1851 England Census, Class: HO107; Piece: 2044; Folio: 179; Page: 9; GSU roll: 87453. Hereinafter cited as 1851 England Census.

Ellen Wright1

b. 1845
Father*Abraham Harding Wright1 b. 1808, d. 29 Jun 1888
Mother*Martha Hiles1 b. 1805, d. 19 Nov 1858
Birth*1845Ellen Wright was born about 1845 in Evesham, Worcestershire, England.1
(Daughter) Census England 185130 March 1851Ellen was enumerated on the 1851 census taken as of the night of 30 March 1851 in the household of her parents at 31 Vine Street, Evesham, Worcestershire, England. She was 6 years old and a scholar.1

Citations

  1. [S768] 1851 England Census, online at www.ancestry.co.uk, household of Abraham Harding and Mattha Wright, Evesham St Lawrence, Worcestershire, England, Enumeration District: 8b, citing 1851 England Census, Class: HO107; Piece: 2044; Folio: 179; Page: 9; GSU roll: 87453. Hereinafter cited as 1851 England Census.

Emma Hiles Wright1

b. 16 September 1836, d. 15 December 1870
Father*Abraham Harding Wright1,2 b. 1808, d. 29 Jun 1888
Mother*Martha Hiles1,2 b. 1805, d. 19 Nov 1858
Birth*16 September 1836Emma Hiles Wright was born on 16 September 1836 in Evesham, Worcestershire, England,1
Baptism28 May 1837 and was baptized on 28 May 1837 at the Old Meeting House, Kidderminster, Worcestershire.1
(Daughter) Census England 185130 March 1851Emma was enumerated on the 1851 census taken as of the night of 30 March 1851 in the household of her parents at 31 Vine Street, Evesham, Worcestershire, England. She was 14 years old and a scholar.3
(Daughter) Census England 18617 April 1861Emma Hiles was enumerated on the 1861 census taken as of the night of 7 April 1861 in the household of her widowed father on High Street, Evesham, Worcestershire. She was 24 years of age and a professor of music.4
Marriage*1862She married, as his first wife, Thomas Michael, son of John Michael and Ann Jenkins, and their marriage was registered in the First Quarter of 1862 in Evesham, Worcestershire.1,5
Death*15 December 1870She died on 15 December 1870 at age 346
Burial*20 December 1870 and was buried on 20 December 1870 in Yorkshire, England.6

Family

Thomas Michael b. 1828, d. 8 Jan 1893
Children1.Theodore H. Michael7 b. 1863
2.Fred Howard Michael7 b. 1865
3.Ethilda M. Michael7 b. 1868

Citations

  1. [S1998] England & Wales, Non-Conformist and Non-Parochial Registers, 1567-1970, online at www.ancestry.com, registration of the 28 May 1837 Baptism at Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England of Emma Hiles Wright, born on 16 September 1836 , child of Abraham Harding Wright and Martha Wright, citing Piece 2899: Kidderminster, Old Meeting House (Independent), 1822-1837; The National Archives of the UK; Kew, Surrey, England; General Register Office: Registers of Births, Marriages and Deaths surrendered to the Non-parochial Registers Commissions of 1837 and 1857; Class Number: RG 4; Piece Number: 2899. Hereinafter cited as England & Wales, Non-Conformist and Non-Parochial Registers, 1567-1970.
  2. [S1751] England, Select Marriages, 1538–1973, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of Abraham Harding Wright and Martha Hiles on 16 May 1832 at Kidderminster, Worcester, England, citing FHL Film# 350509. Hereinafter cited as England, Select Marriages, 1538–1973.
  3. [S768] 1851 England Census, online at www.ancestry.co.uk, household of Abraham Harding and Mattha Wright, Evesham St Lawrence, Worcestershire, England, Enumeration District: 8b, citing 1851 England Census, Class: HO107; Piece: 2044; Folio: 179; Page: 9; GSU roll: 87453. Hereinafter cited as 1851 England Census.
  4. [S1676] 1861 England Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Abraham Harding Wright, Evesham, Worcestershire, England, Enumeration District: 7, citing 1861 England Census, Class: RG 9; Piece: 2100; Folio: 107; Page: 20; GSI Roll: 542917. Hereinafter cited as 1861 England Census.
  5. [S508] England & Wales, Civil Registration Marriage Index, 1837-1915, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of Thomas Michael and Emma Hiles Wright was registered in Q1 1862 in the Registration District of Evesham, Worcestershire, citing Volume : 6c, Page: 343. Hereinafter cited as England & Wales Marriage Index, 1837-1915.
  6. [S1999] Web: UK, Burial and Cremation Index, 1576-2014, online at www.ancestry.com, burial record for Emma Hiles Michael, died 15 December 1870, buried on 20 December 1870 in West Yorkshire, England, citing Deceased Online; United Kingdom; Deceased Online Burial Indexes. Hereinafter cited as Web: UK, Burial and Cremation Index, 1576-2014.
  7. [S1535] 1871 England Census, online at www.ancestry.co.uk, household of Thomas Michael, Halifax, Yorkshire, England, Enumeration District: 14, citing 1871 England Census, The National Archives, Kew, London, England, 1871 England Census, Class: RG10, Piece: 4393, Folio: 8, Page: 10, GSI Roll: 848094. Hereinafter cited as 1871 England Census.

Ermenilda Wright1

b. 1849
Father*Abraham Harding Wright1,2 b. 1808, d. 29 Jun 1888
Mother*Martha Hiles1 b. 1805, d. 19 Nov 1858
Birth*1849Ermenilda Wright was born about 1849 in Evesham, Worcestershire, England.1
(Daughter) Census England 185130 March 1851Ermenilda was enumerated on the 1851 census taken as of the night of 30 March 1851 in the household of her parents at 31 Vine Street, Evesham, Worcestershire, England. She was 2 years old.3
(Daughter) Census England 18617 April 1861Ermenilda was enumerated on the 1861 census taken as of the night of 7 April 1861 in the household of her widowed father on High Street, Evesham, Worcestershire. She was 12 years old and a scholar.2
(Sister-in-Law) Census England 18712 April 1871Ermenilda was enumerated on the 1871 census taken as of the night of 2 April 1871 in the household of her widowed Brother-in-Law, Thomas Michael, in Halifax, Yorkshire, England. He was a Baptist Minister, and his wife, Ermenilda's sister Emma, had died three months earlier. Ermenilda was 22 years of age and working in the household as a governess.1

Citations

  1. [S1535] 1871 England Census, online at www.ancestry.co.uk, household of Thomas Michael, Halifax, Yorkshire, England, Enumeration District: 14, citing 1871 England Census, The National Archives, Kew, London, England, 1871 England Census, Class: RG10, Piece: 4393, Folio: 8, Page: 10, GSI Roll: 848094. Hereinafter cited as 1871 England Census.
  2. [S1676] 1861 England Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Abraham Harding Wright, Evesham, Worcestershire, England, Enumeration District: 7, citing 1861 England Census, Class: RG 9; Piece: 2100; Folio: 107; Page: 20; GSI Roll: 542917. Hereinafter cited as 1861 England Census.
  3. [S768] 1851 England Census, online at www.ancestry.co.uk, household of Abraham Harding and Mattha Wright, Evesham St Lawrence, Worcestershire, England, Enumeration District: 8b, citing 1851 England Census, Class: HO107; Piece: 2044; Folio: 179; Page: 9; GSU roll: 87453. Hereinafter cited as 1851 England Census.

Freeman Wright1

b. 1844
Father*Abraham Harding Wright1 b. 1808, d. 29 Jun 1888
Mother*Martha Hiles1 b. 1805, d. 19 Nov 1858
Birth*1844Freeman Wright was born in 1844 in Evesham, Worcestershire, England.1
(Son) Census England 18712 April 1871Freeman was enumerated on the 1871 census taken as of the night of 2 April 1871 in the household of his father and stepmother in High Street, Evesham, Worcestershire, England. He was 27 years of age and worked with his father as a hop and seed merchant.1

Citations

  1. [S1535] 1871 England Census, online at www.ancestry.co.uk, household of Abraham Harding and Sarah E. Wright, his name transcribed as "A Hary Wright", Evesham, Worcestershire, England, Enumeration District: 6, citing 1871 England Census, The National Archives, Kew, London, England, 1871 England Census, Class: RG10, Piece: 3058, Folio: 103, Page: 31, GSI Roll: 838882. Hereinafter cited as 1871 England Census.

Hannah Wright1

b. 1800, d. 1869
ChartsDescendants of John Heaton of Lincolnshire, including the Immigrant Nathaniel
Birth*1800Hannah Wright was born in 1800.1
Marriage*9 October 1818She married Jacob Heaton, son of Isaac Heaton and Susannah Bell, on 9 October 1818 in Coshocton County, Ohio.2,1
Census US 1820*7 August 1820Hannah was likely enumerated on the 1820 census taken on 7 August 1820 in the household of her husband Jacob Heaton in Perry, Coshocton County, Ohio. a township bordering the family's village of West Bedford. His household consisted of 2 people, 1 male aged 26 thru 44, and 1 female aged 16 thru 25. One member of the household was involved in agriculture. Enumerated in two nearby households were the families of Jacob's brothers, Isaac Heaton and Micajah Heaton.3
Census US 1830*1830Hannah was likely enumerated on the 1830 census in the household of her husband Jacob Heaton in Seneca, Seneca County, Ohio. Their household consisted of 9 people.4
Pension Payment*1862Hannah and Jacob Heaton's son Wilson was killed in 1862 serving in the Civil War and Hannah received a pension for her son's service because, prior to the war, he had been her only source of support.2
Death*1869She died in 1869 in Coshocton County5
Burial* and was buried in West Bedford - North Cemetery, West Bedford, Coshocton County.5

Family

Jacob Heaton b. 1794, d. 17 Mar 1845

Citations

  1. [S468] 1820 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Isaac Heaton, Perry, Coshocton, Ohio; Page: 26A; NARA Roll: M33_88; Image: 48. Hereinafter cited as 1820 US Federal Census.
  2. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, in two volumes, with indexes in Volume II. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, the information in these volumes often proves to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. (Tempe, Arizona: published for the author by Graphics of Tempe, 1999), Volume I, Chapter 6, page 210. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.
  3. [S468] 1820 US Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Jacob Heaton, Perry, Coshocton, Ohio; Page: 26A; NARA Roll: M33_88; Image: 48.
  4. [S16] 1830 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Jacob Heaton, Seneca, Seneca, Ohio; Series: M19; Roll: 140; Page: 151; Family History Library Film: 0337951. Hereinafter cited as 1830 US Federal Census.
  5. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Hannah (Wright) Heaton, Memorial# 96329131. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.

Henry Wright1

b. say 1598
Father*Henry Wright1
Birth*say 1598Henry Wright was born say 1598.1
Marriage*say 1630He married Joan Sherman, daughter of Edmund Sherman and Grace Makin, say 1630.1
Will*27 January 1670/71Henry wrote his will dated 27 January 1670/711
Burial*13 July 1671 and was buried on 13 July 1671 in Dedham, Essex County, England.1

Family

Joan Sherman b. 13 Dec 1603

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."

Henry Wright1

Family

Child1.Henry Wright1 b. s 1598

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."

Henry Lee Wright1

b. 12 March 1833
Father*Abraham Harding Wright1 b. 1808, d. 29 Jun 1888
Mother*Martha Hiles1 b. 1805, d. 19 Nov 1858
Birth*12 March 1833Henry Lee Wright was born on 12 March 1833 in Evesham, Worcestershire, England,1,2
Baptism28 July 1833 and was baptized on 28 July 1833 in the Old Meeting House, Kidderminster, Worcestershire.1,2

Citations

  1. [S1713] England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975, online at www.ancestry.com, baptism of Henry Lee Wright, son of Abraham Harding Wright and Martha Hiles, born on 12 March 1833 and baptised on 28 July 1833 at the Old Meeting House, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England, referencing FHL Film# 0816599: (RG4 2899), (RG4 2990), and (RG4 3374). Hereinafter cited as England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975.
  2. [S1998] England & Wales, Non-Conformist and Non-Parochial Registers, 1567-1970, online at www.ancestry.com, registration of the 28 July 1833 Baptism of Henry Lee Wright born on 12 March 1833 at Evesham, Parish of St. Lawrence, son of Abraham Harding Wright and Martha Hiles Wright, citing Piece 2899: Kidderminster, Old Meeting House (Independent), 1822-1837; The National Archives of the UK; Kew, Surrey, England; General Register Office: Registers of Births, Marriages and Deaths surrendered to the Non-parochial Registers. Hereinafter cited as England & Wales, Non-Conformist and Non-Parochial Registers, 1567-1970.

John Wright1

Marriage*He married Hannah Yerkes, daughter of Silas Yerkes and Hannah Dungan.1

Family

Hannah Yerkes b. c 1764

Citations

  1. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), #9. Silas Yerkes, pages 19-21. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.

Keziah Wright1

b. 3 August 1770, d. 4 February 1861
Birth*3 August 1770Keziah Wright was born on 3 August 1770 in Guilford County, North Carolina.2,3,4
Marriage*1 September 1803She married, as his second wife, Edward Thornburg, son of Joseph Thornburg and Ann Armfield, on 1 September 1803 at a Shady Spring Meeting of Friends, Guilford County, North Carolina.1,5,6
Death*4 February 1861She died on 4 February 1861 at age 903
Burial* and was buried in Cherry Grove Cemetery, Lynn, Randolph County, Indiana.7,4

Family

Edward Thornburg b. 30 Mar 1757, d. 19 Dec 1839
Children1.Hannah Thornburg+8,9 b. 27 Jul 1804
2.Keziah Thornburg3 b. 13 Jan 1806, d. 20 Apr 1877
3.Rebecca Thornburg3 b. 1807
4.Rachel Thornburg3 b. 8 May 1810, d. 26 Jul 1860

Citations

  1. [S1424] U.S. Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935.
  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-Cook-Pugh, pages 654-655. Hereinafter cited as Randolph County, Indiana, 1818-1990.
  3. [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.
  4. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Keziah (Wright) Thornburg, Memorial# 8139390. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  5. [S1512] Randolph County Historical Society, Randolph County, Indiana, 1818-1990, Thornburg-Cook-Pugh, pages 654-655, reporting the date of their marriage as 1 September 1803.
  6. [S1424] U.S. Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, online at www.ancestry.com, New London Monthly Meeting, Guilford County, North Carolina, Quaker Marriage Records, page 22.
  7. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Keziah (Wright) Thornburg, Memorial# 78603516.
  8. [S1424] U.S. Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, online at www.ancestry.com, Cherry Grove Monthly Meeting, Randolph County, Indiana, Marriage records 1821-1880, page 12.
  9. [S1510] Henry Hart Beeson, A Genealogy of the Beeson - Beason Family, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. Edward Beeson immigrated to America in 1682 or 1684 from Stoke, Lancaster, England and settled in New Castle, Delaware. He married Rachel Pennington and they had four children. He married Elizabeth and they had two children. Descendants and relatives lived mainly in Delaware, Ohio, Indiana, Alabama and Texas. Includes index. (Houston, Texas: H.H. Beeson, 1968), page 59. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Beeson - Beason Family.

Martha Wright1

Marriage*She married Thomas Yerkes, son of Benjamin Yerkes and Margaret Jones.1

Family

Thomas Yerkes b. 18 Oct 1790, d. 19 Jan 1856

Citations

  1. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), #31. Benjamin Yerkes, pages 33-34. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.

Septimus Wright1

b. 1847
Father*Abraham Harding Wright1 b. 1808, d. 29 Jun 1888
Mother*Martha Hiles1 b. 1805, d. 19 Nov 1858
Birth*1847Septimus Wright was born about 1847 in Evesham, Worcestershire, England.1
(Son) Census England 185130 March 1851Septimus was enumerated on the 1851 census taken as of the night of 30 March 1851 in the household of his parents at 31 Vine Street, Evesham, Worcestershire, England. He was 4 years old and a scholar.1
(Son) Census England 18617 April 1861Septimus was enumerated on the 1861 census taken as of the night of 7 April 1861 in the household of his widowed father on High Street, Evesham, Worcestershire. He was 14 years old and a scholar.2

Citations

  1. [S768] 1851 England Census, online at www.ancestry.co.uk, household of Abraham Harding and Mattha Wright, Evesham St Lawrence, Worcestershire, England, Enumeration District: 8b, citing 1851 England Census, Class: HO107; Piece: 2044; Folio: 179; Page: 9; GSU roll: 87453. Hereinafter cited as 1851 England Census.
  2. [S1676] 1861 England Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Abraham Harding Wright, Evesham, Worcestershire, England, Enumeration District: 7, citing 1861 England Census, Class: RG 9; Piece: 2100; Folio: 107; Page: 20; GSI Roll: 542917. Hereinafter cited as 1861 England Census.

Nancy Writes1

Marriage Intention*11 November 1818An intention of marriage for a man named John Bolton and his intended, Nancy Writes, was recorded on 11 November 1818 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts. John and Nancy's intention produced only the information that both were white and residents of Boston.1
Marriage10 January 1819 On 10 January 1819, the so-far unidentified John Bolton married Nancy Writes in the Second Baptist Church, Boston. Their marriage was performed by the Reverend Thomas Baldwin, and the church later was called the Baldwin Place Church.1

Family

John Bolton d. bt 16 Apr 1823 - 16 May 1823

Citations

  1. [S979] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988.

George Wyker1

Residence*1895 At the time of his daughter Laura's marriage in 1895, George Wyker lived in Frenchtown, Hunterdon County, New Jersey.1

Family

Child1.Laura B. Wyker1 b. 1864, d. 20 Sep 1954

Citations

  1. [S2026] This volume contains biographical sketches of leading citizens of Cumberland County, New Jersey, online at www.ancestry.com, pages 500-501, images 494-495 of 552, Harry Terlander Heaton. Hereinafter cited as Biographical sketches of leading citizens of Cumberland County, New Jersey.

Laura B. Wyker1,2

b. 1864, d. 20 September 1954
ChartsDescendants of Robert Heaton of Yorkshire, The Immigrant
Father*George Wyker2
Birth*1864Laura B. Wyker was born about 1864 in Pennsylvania.3
Marriage*1 July 1895She married Harry Terlander Heaton, son of Jacob B. Heaton and Elizabeth Fritz, on 1 July 1895 in Vineland, Cumberland County, New Jersey.1,2
Residence*1952At the time of his death in 1952, Laura and Harry Terlander Heaton lived at 220 Landis Avenue, Vineland.4
(Wife) Death24 November 1952Laura became a widow when Harry Terlander Heaton died suddenly on 24 November 1952 in Newcomb Hospital, Vineland, at age 86.4
Death*20 September 1954She died on 20 September 1954 in Bridgeton, Cumberland County, at about age 90.5

Family

Harry Terlander Heaton b. 30 Sep 1866, d. 24 Nov 1952

Citations

  1. [S1598] New Jersey, U.S., Marriage Records, 1670-1965, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of Harry T. Heaton and Laura B. Wyker on 1 July 1895 in Vineland, Cumberland, New Jersey, USA, referencing FHL Film# 000495721. Hereinafter cited as New Jersey, U.S., Marriage Records, 1670-1965.
  2. [S2026] This volume contains biographical sketches of leading citizens of Cumberland County, New Jersey, online at www.ancestry.com, pages 500-501, images 494-495 of 552, Harry Terlander Heaton. Hereinafter cited as Biographical sketches of leading citizens of Cumberland County, New Jersey.
  3. [S1441] 1940 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Harry T. and Laura W. Heaton, Vineland, Cumberland, New Jersey; Roll: m-t0627-02327; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 6-73. Hereinafter cited as 1940 US Federal Census.
  4. [S2028] Death in 1952 of Harry T. Heaton, online at Historical Newspapers from 1700s-2000s, at www.newspapers.com, The Daily Journal, Vineland, New Jersey, Thursday, 26 November 1952, page 2, reporting the death of Harry T. Heaton, age 86, of 220 Landis Avenue, who died suddenly on Tuesday evening, 24 November, at Newcomb Hospital. Hereinafter cited as Death in 1952 of Harry T. Heaton.
  5. [S2027] Death in 1954 of Laura (Wyker) Heaton, online at Historical Newspapers from 1700s-2000s, at www.newspapers.com, The Daily Journal, Vineland, New Jersey, Monday, 20 September 1954, page 2, reporting the death of Mrs. Laura Heaton, widow of the late Harry T. Heaton, who died that morning at Bridgeton. Hereinafter cited as Death in 1954 of Laura (Wyker) Heaton.

Emma Wylder1,2

b. 1847, d. 24 April 1899
ChartsDescendants of Robert Heaton of Yorkshire, The Immigrant
Father*Lawrence A. J. Wylder1,3,4 b. 10 Jun 1819, d. 10 Oct 1855
Mother*Elizabeth Meldrum1,5 b. 1816, d. 20 Sep 1895
Birth*1847She was born Emily Ann Wylder in 1847 in Greenfield, Greene County, Illinois.1,2,4
(Daughter) Census US 185020 September 1850Emily Ann appeared on the 1850 census taken on 20 September 1850 in the household of her parents in the area described as between Macoupin and Apple Creeks, Greene County, Illinois. She was 4 years old.4
Marriage*4 August 1868She married first Benjamin Irish Gillham, son of James G. Gillham and Barbara Ann Lofton, on 4 August 1868 in Macoupin County, Illinois.1,2,6
Divorce*1881Emma and Benjamin were divorced about 1881.1
Marriage*20 June 1882She married second William R. McPherron on 20 June 1882 in Macoupin County, Illinois.1,7,8
Death*24 April 1899She died on 24 April 1899 in Jacksonville, Morgan County, Illinois, at about age 521
Burial* and was buried as Emma (Wylder) McPherron in Section F of Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville.1

Family 1

Benjamin Irish Gillham b. 1849, d. 7 May 1891
Child1.John Luther Gillham1

Family 2

William R. McPherron d. 30 Dec 1902

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Emma (Wylder) McPherron, Memorial# 95373322. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Benjamin Irish Gillham, Memorial# 92018076.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Lawrence A. J. Wylder, Memorial# 114166931.
  4. [S17] 1850 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Lawrence A. J. Wylder, Between Macoupin and Apple Creeks, Greene, Illinois; Roll: M432_108; Page: 29A; Image: 64. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Federal Census.
  5. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Elizabeth (McDaniel) Wylder, Memorial# 114166947; Elizabeth's maiden name was "Meldrum" and her first husband's surname was "McDonald". We haven't found a "McDaniel" for her yet.
  6. [S1681] Illinois, U.S., Marriage Index, 1860-1920, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of Benjamin Gillham and Emma "Wilder" on 4 August 1868 in Macoupin County. Hereinafter cited as Illinois, U.S., Marriage Index, 1860-1920.
  7. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, William R. McPherron, Memorial# 141073837.
  8. [S1681] Illinois, U.S., Marriage Index, 1860-1920, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of William R. McPherron and Emma Wylder Gillham on 20 June 1882 in Macoupin County.

Lawrence A. J. Wylder1,2

b. 10 June 1819, d. 10 October 1855
Birth*10 June 1819Lawrence A. J. Wylder was born on 10 June 1819 in Tennessee.1,2,3
Marriage*27 September 1839He married, as her second husband, Elizabeth (Meldrum) McDonald, daughter of Reverend John William Meldrum and Mary McDonald, on 27 September 1839 in Greene County, Illinois.1,2,4,5
Census US 1850*20 September 1850Elizabeth and Lawrence A. J. Wylder appeared on the 1850 census taken on 20 September 1850 in the area described as between Macoupin and Apple Creeks, Greene County, Illinois. Lawrence was 31 years of age and a farmer with real estate valued at $300. Elizabeth was 34 years of age. Living with their parents in 1850 were Lucy F. who was 10 years old, Frances Jane who was 8, George W. who was 6, Emily Ann who was 4, Charles H. who was 2 and the baby Mahlon who was 6 months old. The three oldest children had all attended school within the year.3
Death*10 October 1855He died on 10 October 1855 at age 361,2
Burial* and was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, Greenfield.2

Family

Elizabeth Meldrum b. 1816, d. 20 Sep 1895
Child1.Emma Wylder+1,2,3 b. 1847, d. 24 Apr 1899

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Emma (Wylder) McPherron, Memorial# 95373322. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Lawrence A. J. Wylder, Memorial# 114166931.
  3. [S17] 1850 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Lawrence A. J. Wylder, Between Macoupin and Apple Creeks, Greene, Illinois; Roll: M432_108; Page: 29A; Image: 64. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Federal Census.
  4. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Elizabeth (McDaniel) Wylder, Memorial# 114166947; Elizabeth's maiden name was "Meldrum" and her first husband's surname was "McDonald". We haven't found a "McDaniel" for her yet.
  5. [S1701] Illinois, U.S., County Marriage Records, 1800-1940, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of Lawrence A. J. Wylder and Elizabeth McDaniel on 27 September 1839 in Greene County. Hereinafter cited as Illinois, U.S., County Marriage Records, 1800-1940.

Elizabeth Wylie1

Marriage*She married Michael Bacon.1
Residence*Elizabeth and Michael Bacon lived in Winston, Suffolk County, England.1

Family

Michael Bacon
Child1.Michael Bacon+1 b. 6 Dec 1579, d. 18 Apr 1648

Citations

  1. [S1347] Thomas W. Baldwin, Bacon Genealogy : Michael Bacon of Dedham, 1640 and his Descendants, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Cambridge, Massachusetts: Press of Murray and Emery Company, 1915), Michael, pages 24-28. Hereinafter cited as Bacon Genealogy : Michael Bacon of Dedham.

William W. Wylie1

ChartsDescendants of John Heaton of Lincolnshire, including the Immigrant Nathaniel
Marriage*6 June 1885He married Mary Gist, daughter of Joseph Gist and Elizabeth Colver, on 6 June 1885 in Brooke County.1,2

Family

Mary Gist b. c 1861

Citations

  1. [S1385] National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, Lineage Book, Volumes 55-56, National Member# 54001-56000, downloaded from Google Books, Volumes 55-56 (Washington, D.C.: press of Judd & Detweiler, Inc., 1920-1921), National Member# 54964, Volume 55, page 422. Hereinafter cited as DAR Lineage Books, Volumes 55-56.
  2. [S1387] West Virginia, Marriages Index, 1785-1971, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as West Virginia Marriages Index 1785-1971.

James Wyman1

(Witness to Will) Will9 November 1776Samuel Reeves, James Wyman and Henry Sweetser witnessed the will of the Reverend Ebenezer Turell of Medford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress), dated 9 November 1776.1
(Witness to Codicil) Codicil20 June 1778Samuel Reeves, James Wyman and Richard Hall witnessed the codicil to the will of the Reverend Ebenezer Turell dated 20 June 1778 in Medford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress). The codicil ratified and confirmed his will, excepting that the will directed that his legacies and bequests be paid in sterling money (meaning the lawful money of Great Britain). Stating that now that there has been an alteration in the currency or medium of trade, they are directed to be paid in what passes for lawful money of the state of Massachusetts.1

Citations

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

Anne Wynkoop1,2,3

b. 31 July 1807, d. 20 September 1892
Father*Philip Wynkoop2,3
Mother*Catherine Vanhorn2,3
Birth*31 July 1807Anne Wynkoop was born on 31 July 18072
Baptism31 January 1808 and was baptized on 31 January 1808 in the Presbyterian Church of Abington, Abington, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.3
Marriage*She married Amos Yerkes, son of Benjamin Yerkes and Margaret Jones.1
(Wife) Death26 September 1887Ann became a widow when Amos Yerkes died on 26 September 1887 at age 83.1
Death*20 September 1892She died on 20 September 1892 at age 85.2

Family

Amos Yerkes b. 6 Aug 1804, d. 26 Sep 1887
Child1.Catherine Yerkes+2 b. 17 May 1839, d. 10 Sep 1908

Citations

  1. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), #31. Benjamin Yerkes, pages 33-34. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.
  2. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family, #138. Amos Yerkes, page 62.
  3. [S2080] Richard Wynkoop, Wynkoop genealogy in the United States of America : also a table of Dutch given names, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (New York, New York: Wynkoop & Hallenbeck, 1878), #166. Philip Wynkoop, page 69. Hereinafter cited as Wynkoop genealogy in the United States of America.

Catherine Wynkoop1,2

b. 25 July 1811, d. 10 December 1883
Father*Philip Wynkoop3,4
Mother*Catherine Vanhorn3,4
Birth*25 July 1811Catherine Wynkoop was born on 25 July 1811 near Huntingdon Valley, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.1,2,3
Marriage*18 January 1838She married Isaac Yerkes, son of Benjamin Yerkes and Margaret Jones, on 18 January 1838.5,3,6,2
Census US 1850*24 July 1850Catherine and Isaac Yerkes were enumerated on the 1850 census taken on 24 July 1850 in Moreland, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. Isaac was 43 years of age and a farmer with real estate valued at $4,000, and Catherine was 38 years of age. Their five surviving children were enumerated with their parents in 1850. Emma F. was 11 years old; Caroline was 9; Samuel J. was 7; Margaret W. was 4; and Sarah Ann was one year old. The three oldest children, Emma, Caroline and Samuel, were all attending school. Lucy G. Wynkoop, age 17 and her relationship to Catherine not identified, was also residing in the Yerkes household in 1850.1
(Wife) Death2 April 1854Catherine became a widow when Isaac Yerkes died on 2 April 1854 at age 47.5,3,6
Death*10 December 1883She died on 10 December 1883 in Huntingdon Valley, Montgomery County, at age 722,3
Burial* and was buried with her husband in Old Pennepack Baptist Church Cemetery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in the rear of the church.2

Family

Isaac Yerkes b. 17 Sep 1806, d. 2 Apr 1854
Children1.Emma Francena Yerkes+3,7 b. 22 Oct 1838, d. 20 Dec 1917
2.Caroline Yerkes3 b. 24 Jul 1840, d. 22 Sep 1859
3.Samuel Jones Yerkes+3 b. 9 Aug 1842
4.Mary Eliza Yerkes3,8,2 b. 21 Nov 1844, d. 13 Apr 1845
5.Margaret Wynkoop Yerkes3 b. 4 Jul 1846
6.Sarah Ann Yerkes3 b. 26 Nov 1848

Citations

  1. [S17] 1850 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Isaac and Catherine Yerkes, Moreland, Montgomery, Pennsylvania; Roll: 800; Page: 363b. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Federal Census.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Catherine (Wynkoop) Yerkes, Memorial# 14610678. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  3. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), #139. Isaac Yerkes, pages 62-63. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.
  4. [S2080] Richard Wynkoop, Wynkoop genealogy in the United States of America : also a table of Dutch given names, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (New York, New York: Wynkoop & Hallenbeck, 1878), #166. Philip Wynkoop, page 69. Hereinafter cited as Wynkoop genealogy in the United States of America.
  5. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family, #31. Benjamin Yerkes, pages 33-34.
  6. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Isaac Yerkes, Memorial# 14610676.
  7. [S1814] Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1967, online at www.ancestry.com, death of Emma F Heaton, certificate# 129061, age 79, born on 22 October 1836 in Pennsylvania, died on 20 December 1917 in Upper Moreland, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA, parents Isaac Yerkes and Catharine Wynkoop. Hereinafter cited as Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1967.
  8. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Mary Eliza Yerkes, Memorial# 73650689.

Franklin Wynkoop1

b. 17 November 1836
Father*John Wynkoop1 b. 14 Jan 1800, d. 1 Mar 1837
Mother*Sarah Yerkes1 b. 29 Dec 1806, d. 29 Dec 1885
Birth*17 November 1836Franklin Wynkoop was born on 17 November 1836.1

Citations

  1. [S2080] Richard Wynkoop, Wynkoop genealogy in the United States of America : also a table of Dutch given names, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (New York, New York: Wynkoop & Hallenbeck, 1878), #411. John Wynkoop, page 105. Hereinafter cited as Wynkoop genealogy in the United States of America.

Gerrit Wynkoop1

b. 29 May 1802, d. 1862
Father*Philip Wynkoop1
Mother*Catherine Vanhorn1
Baptism*29 May 1802Gerrit Wynkoop was baptized on 29 May 1802 in the Presbyterian Church of Abington, Abington, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania,1
Death*1862 and died in 1862 at about age 60.1

Citations

  1. [S2080] Richard Wynkoop, Wynkoop genealogy in the United States of America : also a table of Dutch given names, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (New York, New York: Wynkoop & Hallenbeck, 1878), #166. Philip Wynkoop, page 69. Hereinafter cited as Wynkoop genealogy in the United States of America.