DGS Genealogical Queries

The DGS on-line query database and surname index
cover queries in the DGS Newsletter
from January 1994 through September 1998.

2010-08-04 -- All of the Email addresses and links below were put in several years ago.
Many of them are no longer functional. We are gradually working our way
through the list of bad links to correct or eliminate them.

Return to Query Main Page

The following list is in order of the first surname mentioned, then by the query date.
See also the Surname Index to Queries

Note that:
1 -- Queries are limited to Delaware and adjoining counties of bordering states:
MD: Cecil County and the Eastern Shore counties
PA: Chester County and Delaware County
NJ: Salem County
2 -- All queries from our newsletters in the period noted above are included here unless the submitter declined to have his/her contact information posted..
3 -- The "9X" before the submitter's name is the year of the newsletter (a=1st newsletter, b=2nd, etc.).

    Need info on four brothers: Bayley, Charles, Nathan, and Roger ADAMS. First found 1790s Kent Co, DE. Did they come from New England? Bayley m. Ann (Nancy) WROTEN d. abt 1816 Kent Co. He was in the War of 1812. [97a] - Jeananne M. Beuer, 3614 W. Dale Ave., Tampa, FL 33609-3902.

    Seeking info on ancestors of Jacob ADDISON (1740-1773) Sussex Co DE/MD (in disputed area); Jacob's widow Sina m. John POTTER in 1776 and Richard REYNOLDS d. 1791 Sussex Co. [96d] - Charlene Marietti, 2 Dickson Drive, Medford, NJ 08055-8170. - marietcw@mcgraw-hill.com

    Seeking info on AHASEURUS family. [96b] - Dee Doyle, Box 7357, Tacoma, WA 98407.

    Seeking info on my 2nd-great-grandmother Rebecca Jane ALEXANDER b. abt 1823 Cecil Co, MD; m. 19 Jan 1841 Benjamin M. WELLS in Elkton, Cecil Co, MD; appears in 1850 census in Elkton as Rebecca J. Wells, 26, b. MD; d. 25 May 1897 in Elkton. Who were her parents? Her father could be either "Henry Alexander, member of an influential and old family o f Cecil Co" (Bio Cecil, pub 1897, pg 449) or "late David Alexander of this town [Elkton]" (Cecil Wig, 1894). Also researching Alexanders of MD and PA, and Well(e)s of Eastern Shore MD and DE. [98c] - HJackWells@Juno.com

    Joseph Allen d c1814 KT, wife Hannah d c1815. dau Mary m. Solomon KIMMEY. Who are parents of Joseph/Hannah? Ann RICKARDS/RICARDS m Joel FOWLER, b c1810 Sussex Co, and had daus Minerva & Sarah Amanda . Descendants of this family? [96b] - Russ Rickards, P.O. Box 1246, Pioneer CA 95666 - pioneerrus@aol.com http://www2.cdepot.net/~pioneerr/index.htm

    Seeking any information on John ALLEN b. 3 Aug 1694 Ireland, m. 4 Jun 1719 Newark, New Castle Co, DE, d. 16 Sep 1771 London Grove, Chester, PA; spouse Amy COX b. abt 1690 unknown place, d. 17 Sep 1778, London Grove, Chester, PA. [96] - Ben Reynolds, Box 8072, Longview, TX 75607, phone (903) 757 8474. - bensbooks@worldnet.att.net

    Seeking info on Thomas ANDERSON of Kent Co, d. abt 1734. Of particular interest to me is his son, James I., and the families of William, Major and Mary. Will exchange info. [98b] - Marsha McWilliams - rmmcw@effingham.net

    Seeking info on and father of Isaac ANDERSON b. abt 1790-92 DE, m. Lydia WARNER. He may be named William for Isaac's first son was William. [98b] - Christopher Anderson, 405 South Fourth St., Sharpsville, PA 16150.

    Seeking parents of Dorcas ARDIS, b. ca 1823, New Castle, DE; m. John GEAR in New Castle Presbyterian Church 7 Sep 1836. Children: Anna, William, John, Lucy. Brother: Robert, New Castle cordwainer? [97a] - Nancy Le Fevre, 13 Vining Lane, Wilmington, DE 19807.

    Seeking info of relation of Mary Elizabeth ARTHURS, b. 1863, dau of Matthew J. ARTHURS, b. 1844, and Sarah Jester ARTHURS of Kent Co, to artist Stanley M. ARTHURS, b. 1877, son of Joshua Massey ARTHURS of Kent Co. [98b] - Mrs. Franklyn C. Statts, 807 Princeton Rd., Wilmington, DE 19807.

    Have much info on BALL family, wish to share. Would like to correspond with anyone working on any of the above families. [96d] - C. M. Maerz, 3962 Xenwood Ave. So., St. Louis Parl, MN 55416.

    Seeking info about Hannah BASS who was living on property owned by John RATLEDGE during the 1770s in Kent Co. [98b] - Dianne Ratledge Ridgley, P.O. Box 1021, Roseville, CA 95678. - qtrnote@unlimited.net

    Seeking info on wives of Costin BEAUCHAMP, b. Somerset Co., MD 1738, moved to Kent Co.,DE 1762. Married 1st Kitty NEWELL, son Newell. Married 2nd Charity ROBINSON, had five sons 95 - Ann Van Dyke, 8623 Fenwick Way, Dublin CA 94568.

    Seek info on Robert BEAUCHAMP, b. Somerset Co.,MD 1700, moved to Kent Co., DE 1762, m. Esther COSTIN 1737. Was he the son of Edmund BEAUCHAMP,Jr. and Sarah TREHERN? Any info about his siblings? 95 - Ann Van Dyke, 8623 Fenwick Way, Dublin CA 94568.

    Wish to correspond with individuals concerning Hezekiah BEAVINS, b. ca. 1750 probably in Sussex Co., DE. Wife unknown, known child was Josiah, b. 1770-1780 in DE., m. Nancy ca. 1794 in DE. Lived in Ross Co. OH by the fall of 1810. Living in Franklin Co., OH by 1825. Nancy d. 1831-1839 and Josiah d. 30 Sept. 1863 in Franklin Co., OH. He was a veteran of The War of 1812. 95 - Mary Lou Kuhn, 270 Larkspur Ct. Zionsville IN 46077-9732.

    Seeking info on Henry BENN, in Appoqunimink Hd 1750s-1780s; may have m. a HUFF, dau of Thomas HUFF. Moved to PA. [98a] - Paul E. Leiberton, 14437 Bakersfield Ct, Silver Spring, MD 20906 - paull@umd5.umd.edu

    Seeking info on John BENNETT, b. 10-25-1775, Murderkill, d. 1820 at Port Penn, m. Rachel CLEAVER 1798. Left estate in Reedy Island Neck on DE River -- need proof -- Is Angelo BENNETT of Murderkill his father, who married Annie SENIOR, 1773? [97a] - Rena M. Price Rossi, 4132 Greenmont S.E., Warren, OH 44484.

    Seek info on the following: James H. b. May 1852 m. Eliza Jane WYATT. -Mother & father of Jane, m. James D. McNATT 3 Jan. 1888, Smyrna, DE. Lousie (MONROE) BENNETT m. 1st ???? m. 2nd William C. McNATT 95 - Ernest R. Brown, 580 S. Fourth St., Harrison MI 48625-9148. - MI_Blue_Hen@juno.com

    Seeking info on John M BETTS b c1808, d 1868, m Nancy W. Children: Joseph M., James, Mary Eliz., John J., David C., Hetty A., Sarah Jane, Nancy Isabelle, Rhoda. [96b] - Robin Herbert, 745 Plumtree Lane, Claymont DE 19703.- Tabitha@prodigy.com

    Seeking info on BETTS families in Sussex Co pre-1850, interested in corresponding with others. [96b] - Franklin O'Donnell, 5907 Meridian St, Los Angeles CA 90042 - fod@netcom.com

    Seeking info about Charles BETTS b. 28 May 1798 PA, m. Elizabeth? b. 1797 DE. Son, Albert Betts, b. 1831 Wilmington, m. Priscilla PYLE, dau of Stephen Pyle and Hannah QUIGLEY. Albert d. 1908 Wilmington; Priscilla d. 1911 Wilmington. [98c] - Erin Peters, 22 Matthews Rd., Newark, DE 19713, phone (302) 368-3142. - peeters@juno.com

    Wish to correspond with descendants of Hezekiah BEVANS, b c 1750 to John and Mary BEVANS in Worcester Co, m Mary WING in 1778, living in Broadkiln Sussex Co in 1791 [96a] - Mary Lou Kuhn, 270 Larkspur Ct, Zionsville IN 46077.

    Seeking parents and wife of Hezekiah BEVINS/BEVENS, b. abt 1750 in DE? His son, Josiah BEVINS/BEVENS was in Franklin Co, OH, by 1812. Who was his wife? Probably m. in DE abt 1794. She d. in Franklin Co., OH 1831-1839. [98b] - Mary Lou Kuhn 270 Larkspur Ct., Zionsville, IN 46077-9732 - M1Sweet@AOL.com

  • BIRD
    Seeking info about Rachel BIRD b 14 Dec 1801/4 and d 31 Aug. 1868, m to Thomas McBRIDE about 1824, was Joseph BIRD b 1791 her brother? 95 - Neila Rohan, Box 91, Everly IA 51338.

    Seeking info on f amilies and parents of Thomas BLANKEN b. 1825 Philadelphia; he m. Ellen Bush COXE aft 1850 in DE. Thomas in the 1850 census of Wilmington, DE. Willing to exchange info. [97a] - David Huggett 5348- 3rd Ave Regina, Saskatchewan Canada S4P-0G2. - aa144@gpfn.sk.ca

    Seeking info on Hyrum Webster BOWMAN b. c. 15 Aug. 1814 (or 1821) near Christiana, New Castle, DE. His father, John BOWMAN, and his mother, Sarah THOMPSON 95 - Harry E. Deppert, 1100 Lovering Ave., #1510, Wilmington DE 19806.

    Seeking info on family of Charles I. BOYLE (1873-1969), son of Amandus "Manus" BOYLE, b. 2 Feb 1840 IRE, who immigrated to Hazelton PA. Charles m. Margaret E. EGAN(1880-1948). Also seeking family of William R. GARDNER (1878-1950) who m. Mary A. KIBLER (1886-1972). All eventually settled near Greensboro, Caroline Cty MD. - John C. Lewis, 8984 Bayside Drive, Dover, DE 19901-9327; (302) 736-6621. - JackCLewis@aol.com

    Need info John BRADFORD and Rebecca LUMBLY, parents of Morgan Rhees BRADFORD (c 1872-1916) and John McCombs BRADFORD (1873-1941); William FORREST (1810-1894), wife Margaret PARVIS (1815-1886). Children: Barbara Ann BUTLER, Sarah Jane Mc DONALD, Samuel, William James, John Hart, Margaret CARROW, Daniel Alexander, Robert B., George Fleming, Mary Elizabeth WILSON. Also Thomas CARROW (d 1890) and wife Mary Elizabeth. All New Castle Co DE. 95 - Janice M. Carper, 4918 Sudley Rd, Catharpin VA 22018.

    Need info on John BRADFORD of New Castle Co, m. Margaret WELDEN 1813-1897, daughter of Jesse WELDIN; also John and Mary WORTHINGTON, William and Esther Homer WORTHINGTON, and Benjamin and Mary Weldin WORTHINGTON. [98b] - Janice Carper, 4918 Sudley Rd., Catharpin, VA 20143. - CMJW79A@prodigy.com

    Seeking info about John BRANDON, Sr, b c1691 (of William?), m Elizabeth (ARMSTRONG or GRAHAM?), immigrated c1723 possibly to Wilmington DE or New Castl e PA, m2 Elizabeth, widow of John LOCKE, c1745 Hanover, Lancaster Co PA, then migrated to Rowen Co NC c1848 where he d 1756. Also seeking info about their son John BRANDON, Jr. who m Elizabeth (CATHEY?) and d 1775 Rowen Co NC. [Are the John BRANDON and Mali CATHEY who m 11 Jun 1739 Old Swedes, Wilmington, related? This John may have d 1774 Huntington, York Co PA.] Which John BRANDON was taxed 1739 in Brandywine Hd? [96b] Thomas P. Doherty, 3321 N Rockfield Dr, Devonshire, Wilmington DE 19810-3238, (302)-478-4758 tdoherty@magpage.com

    Seeking info about the BRICE family. Lydia BRICE, b 13 Nov. 1778, DE, Dau of William & Rachel (JONES) BRICE m George EVANS b 24 May 1762. He was the son of David & Mary (LEWIS) EVANS. EVANS & JONES were Welsh Baptists. Rachel JONES, was the dau of Griffith JONES, Baptist minister at Duck Creek and Chester, PA. He is buried at Pencader Hd, DE. Was originally from the Swansea area of Wales, David & Mary EVANS moved from New Castle DE to Greene, Co PA c 1775. Where and when did the EVANS come from in Wales? Will share info 95 - Robert M. Collins, PO Box 326, Rolla MO 65402. Catspaw@rollanet.org

    Seeking parents of James C. BROOKS d. 1829 New Castle., m. Rachel HAYS, children : William Webb, James C., Josiah, Jacob, Winsmer, Eliza, Elizabeth, Thomas, John Hevalow. [96d] - Christine Jaynes Talbot, 6305 Lee Forest Path, Centreville, VA 22020. - RTalbot105@aol.com

    Seeking birth dates and family info about parents of Martha Ann BROWN, b. 13 Sept 1842, in Wilmington. Father was Charles BROWN, b. NJ and mother was Mary A. MERRITT from DE. She m. Edward WISSIG of U.S. Army, Fort Monroe, VA, abt 1875 and settled in Hudson Co., NJ, where she d. 26 Dec 1914. [98b] - Thomas J. Delaney, 70 Eden Rd., Rockport, MA 01966. - delaneyn@ziplink.net

    seeking info on Samuel Franklin BROWN, b. 26 May 1849, birth place ?, m. Mary Lettie McNATT, 13 May 1888. Parents were Isaac H. BROWN and Anna TRUAX. (NJ?) Where did Isaac and Anna (TRUAX)Brown live and where are they buried? 95 - Ernest R. Brown, 580 S. Fourth St., Harrison MI 48625-9148. - MI_Blue_Hen@juno.com

    Seeking info for James BROXSON, who d 1808 Appoquinimink Hd. New Castle Co DE. wife Rachel, children: Richard, James, Elizabeth & Rachel. 95 - Sallie Brockson-Kozarski, 5 E. Albertson Ave., Westmont N.J. 08108.

    Seeking Info of Thomas BROXSON/BROXON Found on 1790 Census of Cecil Co, MD. North Sassafrass. 95 - Sallie Brockson-Kozarski, 5 E. Albertson Ave., Westmont N.J. 08108.

    Seeking info about Thomas BROXON, b 1820 DE, m Temperance Ann KING, Cecil, Co, MD 1848. Children: John, Thomas, Frank, Mary (m James SPEER), Richard, James, Harry - resided Cecilton MD. 95 Sallie Brockson Kozarski, 5 E. Albertson Ave., Westmont N.J. 08108.

    Seeking info for Richard BROXSON of Appoquinimink Hd New Castle Co D d Nov 1825. His wife Sarah later became wife of John K. BURROUGHS - minor children of Richard & Sarah BROXSON: Elizabeth, Thomas, John, Sarah, Richard. 95 - Sallie Brockson-Kozarski, 5 E. Albertson Ave., Westmont N.J. 08108.

    Seeking info for John BROXSON of Appoquinimink b c 1770. 1825 New Castle Co DE m 1st Elizabeth WEBSTER, m 2nd Temperance HARRIS (widow), children: Mary (wife of James HARRIS), Sarah (wife of Richard BROXSON), Frances (wife of Francis KING), younger children, Rachel, Temperance, James, Ann. Later Rachel m Sewell KING, Temperance m John MABERRY, Ann m William TURNER. 95 - Sallie Brockson-Kozarski, 5 E. Albertson Ave., Westmont N.J. 08108.

    Seek ancestor and descendant info on Lewis Thomas BUCHANAN, b May 1818, d Jun 1896, wife Eliza MORGAN, b Dec. 1813, d May 1899. All events Elkton MD. [96b] - Francis E. Dunn, Jr., 10 Misty Hollow Dr., West Grove PA 19390-8915.

    Seeking any info on these families in Murderkill Hd previous to Jacob BOONE b. 14 Nov 1785 d. 2 Apr 1849, m. Mary CHIPMAN b. 9 Apr 1792 d. 26 Oct 1852. Also, James BUCKMASTER b. 26 Dec 1776 d. 1841, m. Comfort WALTON. [98c] - John P. Boone; 28390 Co. 14th St.; Wellton, AZ 85356.

    Seeking parents/siblings of Elizabeth Ann BULLOCK, b. c. 1823. Father was Lewis BULLOCK living in Elam, Delaware Co, PA. She m. Samuel TALLEY 15 June 1848. [97i] - Joyce Jacobs Gordon, 282 Maplewood Place, Walkersville, MD 21793.

    Seek info on Martha BURGES. 1850 census for New Castle Co shows her as age 46. Whom did she marry, when and where? [98c] - Mary Virginia Ozier, 701 NW Arlington, Lawton, OK 73507-6830.

    Seeking info on James Burkett b. 1832 in PA, married Mary E. b. 1841 in Wilmington, sons James, Robert, John and Harry, daus Lillie, Mary, Florence, Evelyn, Sadie and Ethel. [96c] - Charlotte Burkett, P.O.Box 28183, San Jose, CA 95159-8183.

    Seeking any info: Elizabeth (NICKERSON) CAHOON, widow of William CAHOON (c 1667-1702) of Chatham MA; removed to Duck Creek Hundred DE in 1711. [96b] - Douglas A. Wenny, 1124 Windon Dr, Wilmington DE 19803-3339

    Looking for info regarding John CAIN, his family and descendants. His descendants lived in the Wilmington area in 1800s. Wife was Elizabeth MEDKIFF. Daughter Elizabeth m. Miles Zachariah MURPHY. Son William served in Navy. [98c] - Joyce White, 2615 Crossgates Dr., Wilmington, DE 19808, phone (302) 994-1550. - kelsey@magpage.com

    Seeking info about Jess Campbell and wife Rebecca Miller Campbell, parents of James Campbell. James Campbell was born in Kent Co. abt 1853 or 1860. However, Jess and Rebecca were both born in PA. [98b] - Marie Walls, 2716 Keswick Court, Wilmington, DE 19808. - PaMaWalls@aol.com

    Seeking info about Jess and Rebecca MILLER CAMPBELL, parents of James Campbell. James was b. Kent Co abt 1860, d. 1 Dec 1936, m. Sarah J. SAPP on 1 Sep 1879. James's parents were from PA. [98c] - Marie Walls, 2716 Keswick Court, Wilmington, DE 19808. - PAMAWalls@aol.com

    Seeking info about Truston Polk CANNON, d. Jan 1876 Sussex Co. Also seeking parents and siblings. He m. Eliza Jane DAVIS, b. 22 May, 1800, d. 18 May, 1862. Had two children, Mary Ennals and Jacob who moved to IL abt 1850. [98b] - Cindy Brown, 103 Rachele Lane, Bunker Hill, IL 62014.

    Seeking info about Ann (Permella) CANNON, dau of Levi CANNON Jr., m. Thomas McCALLISTER and lived on a farm near Seaford in early 1900s. Children: Edward, James, Ida, Anna, Oliver, Mary, Dorothy and Frank. [98b] - Barbara F. Redden, 17 Fremont Rd. Newark, DE 19711, fax (209) 754-5861 - DelawBob@aol.com

  • Seeking info on the following families
    CANNON, WILSON, WILLIAMS, WAGGAMAN, CREIGHTON, FOWLER, RICKARDS, RICARDS, RECORDS, SHORT, & KING, Sussex Co. DE; ALLEN & KIMMEY, Kent Co. DE; BYRD, Somerset Co. MD; LAWS, LAYTON, LUFF, PRETTYMAN; DE; SUDLER, TULL, BOUNDS, DE & MD, 94 Russ Rickards, 4427 Downing Ct. Pleasanton, CA 94588. - pioneerrus@aol.com http://www2.cdepot.net/~pioneerr/index.htm

    Seek info on descendants of Theodore and Elizabeth Jane GRIFFIN LEWIS CAREY. Elizabeth b. 1825 Worcester Co., MD, dau of Isaac and Rebecca GRIFFIN; d. Sussex Co. 1902. [98b] - Mary Elizabeth Montgomery, 2325 E LeGrande, Indianapolis, IN 46203-4163. - elizabeth72@webtv.net

    Seeking info about Manlove CARLISLE d. 1815 Cedar Creek Hd. He left a will naming wife, Mary; brother, Thomas; and sister, Leah Clendaniel. John and Joseph Clendaniel were trustees. [98b] - Harvey W.Grimes, 620 North Main St., Niles, OH. 44446-5135. - Hgrimes570@aol.com

    Seeking info on Elisha and Matilda (ROGERS) CARPENTER. Elisha was b in 1802 in DE and Matilda ROGERS b c1805 in DE. Their parents were also from DE. They moved to Henry Co, then Madison Co, IN about 1835-40. Children: Edward, Cyrus, Celitha, Martin Luther, George, Mary, Hettie Mae, Hester Ann, Samantha and Filena. Will exchange info [96 b] - Shawn Gray, 119 W 10th St, Muncie IN 47302. - 03slgray@bsuvc.bsu.edu

    Need name of parents of Catherine who m. Joseph CANTRELL c. 1718. They lived in Christiana Hd. and attended Holy Trinity (Old Swedes) Church, where three of their children were bapt. in 1720's. 95 - Mrs. Bernice F. White, 506 Glendale Ave. Houma, LA 70360

    Seeking information on the William CARLISLE family, Sussex Co.; he d. 1788, m. Mary BOWEN. Children: William, Zachariah m. Rebekah WILLIAMS, John BOWEN, Polly m. Charles ROCK, Bathsheba m. William ROLEY, Elizabeth, Sine m. Moses GRIFFITH. Who was William's father? [96d] - Robert Z. Carlisle, 31962 Black Widow Dr., Conifer, CO 80433. - rzcii@worldnet.att.net

    Manlove Carlisle d. 1815 Cedar Creek Hd. He left a will naming wife Mary, brother Thomas and sister Leah Clendaniel. John and Joseph Clendaniel were trustees. I would appreciate any info on these people. [98a] - Harvey W.Grimes, 620 North Main St., Niles,OH. 44446-5135, - HGrimes570@aol.com

    Seeking info on family of Levin CAULK (? - 1820) and his wife Lucretia, daughter of John and Temperance SAULSBURY. They prob moved from Eastern Shore MD to Bridgeville Sussex Co c1818 and later to Camden DE. His grandson, Levin D. CAULK founded the L. D. CAULK company (dentalsupplies) in Milford DE. - John C. Lewis, 8984 Bayside Drive, Dover, DE 19901-9327.Phone: (302) 736-6621. - JackCLewis@aol.com

    Seeking info/descendants of these early residents of Sussex and Kent Counties: Perez CHIPMAN, Samuel MOORE, John SHIELDS, John MASTEN, Isaac JONES, Joseph KIMMEY. 95 - Sandra H. Bryant, 621 Hastings Hill Rd., Kernersville, N.C. 27284.

    Seek info on my ancestor, Capt. John CLARK, who resided at Hadley Hall, New Castle Co., in the 1700s. Was Hadley Hall a town? If so, where was it? (He's mentioned in Scharf's History of Delaware.) [98a] - Sandra Simpson, 5046 S. Lamon Ave. Chicago, IL 60638.

    Need info for Absolom CLARK of Kent Co, m. Sarah LOFTIS; he d. c. 1808. Children: John, Absolom Jr., Samuel, Lemuel, Vincent, Elizabeth (Gibson), Levi, Joseph, Sarah (Hering). [96e] - Sandra Simpson, 5096 S. Lamon, Chicago, IL 60638.

    Searching for the siblings and children of William Clark and Mary Ann Wells. William Clark born 8 Dec 1680 in Sussex Co, married Mary Ann Wells 2 July 1730 in Kent Co and died bef 1780 in DE. Mary Ann Wells born 1714 in Kent Co and died aft 1700 in Kent. Father and mother of William Clark were William Clark (1660- 1705) and Honnour Vines (1660-aft 1700). Will exchange family group sheets. [97k] - H. Jack Wells, 520 S. Brevard Ave. #211, Cocoa Beach FL 32931. - HJWells@worldnet.att.net

    Seek parents of Samples CLENDANIEL, b. 1783 in DE. Samples had a son, John, b. 1803 in DE. Samples' wife was Catherine? and the family was in Green Co., PA by 1810. [96c] - Harvey W. Grimes, 620 N. Main St, Niles OH 44446-5135. - HGrimes570@aol.com

    Seeking parents and siblings of John CLENDANIEL d. 1801 Cedar Creek Hd, Sussex Co.; wife Rachel; sons George, John, Joseph and Sampless; dau's, Margaret and Mary, wife of Jonathan HUDSON. Also seeking Rachel's maiden name. Sampless married Catherine? and had a son, John, b. 1803. He was in Green Co., PA by 1810. [96d] - Harvey W. Grimes, 620 N. Main St, Niles OH 44446-5135. - HGrimes570@aol.com

    Seeking info on William CLENDANIEL b. c. 1820/23, m. Elizabeth ?, possibly Cedar Creek Hd. Also seek info on Soloman ACHUFF b Delaware Co, PA m. Elizabeth HENDRICKS b. abt 1844. [97i] - Alice C. Brumley, 650 N. Bedford St., Georgetown, DE 19947.

    Seeking info parents, spouses, and siblings of Benjamin COHE/COHEA/COHEE, who lived Murderkill Forest area, Kent Co DE. 1736-1817. Have traced Benjamin in Kent tax records for the entire time. At least 3 generations of the family are represented. 1810 Census shows both Benjamin Jr. and Sr.: Sr. d about 1817; Jr. b 1788 d Clinton Co IN. 1863. 95 - Arthur V. Cohee, PO Box 481, Oakhurst, CA 93644.

    Seeking parents, wife's surname, other info on Lambertson COLLINS, farmer near Lowe's Crossroads, Broad Creek (later Gumborough) Hd, Sussex Co, d. 14 Feb 1848; wife Rhoda. [96] - Franklin O'Donnell, 5907 Meridian St, Los Angeles CA 90042 - fod@netcom.com

    Seeking siblings, etc. of Rhoda COLLINS b. c1800, m. Moses DAISY in Sussex Co. Parents: Lamberson and Rhoda COLLINS buried in Collins Cemetery, Lowes Crossing. [96d] - Dennis Daisy, 14 Sherburne Ct, Fairfield Glade, TN 38558.

    Seeking info/descendants of Gov. Thomas COLLINS d. 1789, and his brother, William COLLINS d. 1763. William's dau., Sarah m. 1st EDWARDS before 1782, m. 2nd CONNER before 1799, Smyrna, Leipsic, DE. 95 - George H. Jones, 507 South State St., P.O. Box 168, Dover, DE 19903. (302) 678-8889

    Seeking info on the following families who were neighbors, friends, and relatives in Sussex Co. 1800-1900. Hopefully this will enable us to trace our CONAWAY/CONOWAY family whose American genealogy began in Nanticoke Hundred, Sussex Co. DE. 95 - George W. and Ruby Cantrell Conway, 1214 Valerie, Pasadena, TX 77502.

    Need names of children of John CONNAWAY, son of Levin CONNAWAY and Mary WARD, b. 1763, d. 1846 in Sussex Co, m (1) Betsey CORNWELL 1785, (2) Holland (sic) TINDALL 1816, (3) Margret EVANS abt 1829. [97c] - George W. Conway, 1214 Valerie Ave., Pasadena TX 77502-3921.

    Seeking info about my gr-grandfather John CONAWAY/CONWAY b. c 1800 DE. Possible brothers or half-brothers: John, George, Isaac, Thomas, Samuel, Benjamin or Silas. [96c] - Dorothy J Conway Holmes, 56659 Colerain Pike, Martins Ferry, OH 43935.

    Seeking information on Isaac Benjamin COTTRELL, lived Bridgeville 1870-1887. I saac, b. NJ 1831 - m. Abigail 1868-69, widowed 1881, m. Emma L. 1882, two children - Edward Alexander COTTRELL b. DE. July 4, 1883. Infant daughter Emma b. DE., Sept 1886 d. Sept 1886. Emma L. d. Sept 1886, both buried Bridgeville Cemetery. Isaac B. moved to CA 1887, son Edward left in the care of Louisa COATS, Bridgeville. [96c] - Connie V. Libhart, 5802 Consuello Dr., Holiday, FL 34690. - JYTH59A@Prodigy.Com

    Seeking any info or contact on Delaware COULTERS. Looking for living descendants from Eleanor COULTER and her six sons William, James, John, Charles, Joseph and Samuel; will trade info. [96c] - William Coulter, 5N 984 McGough Rd., Maple Park, IL 60151. - Wmcoulter@AOL.com

    Seeking info on parents, siblings of Thomas COULTER, b. Jan. 2, 1736 Sussex Co., DE, d. 1814 Bedford Co., PA, m. Lydia CONWELL 1762 Sussex Co., DE. 94 - Georgina M. Hyde 285 W. Keystone Ave., Coupeville, WA 9823.

    Seeking evidence of parents of James Coulter b 1820, d 1889 DE, bur Harbeson, m Rhoda DOREY 1850. Father may have been James b 1769, d 1924 DE. Wife was Elizabeth. - Robert J. Redden, 17 Fremont Rd, Newark, DE 19711 - DelawBob@aol.com

    Seeking birth info, parents of Martha Patty COURSEY, b. c1795., m. John THAWLEY Dec 17, 1816. Lived in Caroline Co., MD until her death in 1851. [96d] - Caroline Byng, P.O. Box 249, Whidbey Island, Coupeville, WA 98239. - Lotswife@whidbey.net

    Seeking any info on Zadock COVERDALE who served in a Delaware unit in the War of 1812. [97b] - Pat Higley, P.O. Box 307, Westport,WA 98595.

    Seeking info on these families of Chester Co. PA. 95 - Mr. Harlan Cleaver, 18690 Lake Forest Dr., Penn Valley, CA 95946. - hcleaver@nccn.com

  • COXE
    Looking for anyone who has connections to Edward COXE b. 1810 DE. His wife was Sarah --- b. 1815 NJ. They had daus Ellen Bush b. 1833 DE, Elizabeth. Fami ly was in 1860 census in Wilmington; he was a bricklayer with own business. [97a] - David Huggett 5348-3rd Ave Regina, Saskatchewan Canada S4P-0G2. - aa144@gpfn.sk.ca

    Seeking info about the COYLE family. Elmer H. b. 12 March 1878-85. Father: John Coyle. Mother: Alice Lydia BRENNAN, b. 1869; her father William Brennan (BRANNON) b. 27 Jan 1823, d. 15 Oct 1899, bur Lombardy Cemetery. Alice Lydia's mother Margaret BRENNAN, 1000 Spruce St., Wilmington, DE. [98b] - Nancy C. Janyszeski, P.O. Box 235, Revere, PA 18953, phone (610) 847-6928. - bjchanney@aol.com

    Seeking info about these families: James CREAGE's (also CRAIG) will probated 17 May 1770 New Castle Co, Mill Creek Hd, mentioned: Samuel HENRY, husband of dau Mary Arthur McCLUER, husband of dau Ann Jane WETHEROW, wife of son James; and Andrew, Rebecca & Isabel, children of Samuel WOODS. [96e] - Robert Craig, 5350 Johnson Terrace, Farmington, NM 87402-4817. - rcraig@infoway.lib.nm.us

    Seeking info on CRAWFORD family of New Castle Co. Joseph CRAWFORD b. 1811, Pencader Hd m. Susanna ELLIS (1815-1895) in 1835 New Castle Co. Joseph d. 1882, Wilmington. Possible parents: Joseph and Lydia (HARVEY) CRAWFORD. [96c] - Gary L. Burns, 33 Hopewell Court, Port Deposit, MD 21904.

    Seek parents and siblings of William CRIPS , b. 28 Apr. 1764 and Timothy CRIPS b. ca. 1787. Both were born Wilmington, DE. Also parents and siblings of Amelia MORROW b. 1815 m. 4 Jul 1835 Wilmington, New Castle Co., William B. Crips. [96c] - (Mrs.) R. Merle Zavaski, 264 Floral Ave., Ithaca, NY 14850-5020.

    Seeking info on the family of William B. CRIPS, b. 1813, m. 4 Jul 1835 in Wilmington to Amelia MORROW, b. 1815. Children: Ruth, Mary, Benjamin, Sarah, Hannah, Martha, Lucinda. Also, how are William CRIPS, b. 28 Apr 1764, Timothy CRIPS, b. about 1787, both of Wilmington, related to William B. CRIPS? [98b] - R. Merle Zavaski, 264 Floral Ave., Ithaca, NY 14850-5020.

    Polly RICKARDS (RECORDS), b 1775 Somerset, MD, m CULVER. Amelia RICKARDS (RECORDS) b 1766 Somerset MD m DAVIS. Seeking names of their husbands and children. - [96a] - Russ Rickards, P.O. Box 1246 Pioneer CA 95666 - pioneerrus@aol.com http://www2.cdepot.net/~pioneerr/index.htm

    Seeking parents, siblings, etc. of Moses DAISY b. betw 1798-1803, m. Rhoda COLLINS, lived in Sussex Co. Moved to Ohio in 1840s. [96d] - Dennis Daisy, 14 Sherburne Ct, Fairfield Glade, TN 38558.

    Seeking information on the DANIEL(S) family of Cedar Creek Hd., in the Milford area. Abraham DANIEL, son of William Daniel, d. June 1831, m. Comfort ? b. 1787 d. 26 Mar 1855. [98a] - Markay13@aol.com

    Seeking parents of James DARLING d. 1796 Kent Co. DE, m. Rachel DAVID who d. in Fayette Co. PA They had six children. 95 - Rebecca Snyder Bromley, 110 Shroeham Ct., Colorado Springs, CO 80906.

    Interested in families of the eight children of Thomas DAVIS, Sr. (1620-1698) and Judith BEST: Elizabeth, m. WATTSON; John; Thomas, Jr.; Richard; Robert; John (2nd one); Samuel; Benjamin. All probably born 1671 to 1685, Sussex Co. DE. 95 - Mark Sullivan, 26732 Crown Valley Parkway Suite 111, Mission Viejo, CA 92691 (714)364-1000.

    Need info on families of William (Willin) DAVIS m. Sarah TROTTER abt 1791-3 Worcester Co, MD. Son Ishmael b. 16 Nov 1793. Moved to KY, later Lewis Co. [97a] - Jeananne M. Beuer, 3614 W. Dale Ave., Tampa FL 33609- 3902.

    Need father of Moses DAZEY b. 1803 DE, m. 1828 to Rhoda COLLINS (dau of F. Lamberson COLLINS). Also seek info on Moses and Sarah DASEY, parents of Prettyman Marvel DASEY b. 1797 DE. Also seek info on Amos DASEY m. Sarah TOWNSEND; Sarah dau of Littleton TOWNSEND who made will 1824-28 DE. [98a] - Dennis Daisy, 14 Sherburne Ct., Fairfield Glade, TN 38558 - dddaisy@u-c.net

    Seeking parents/siblings of John WILSON DEAN, m. Mary WALTON 28 Nov. 1769. Resided 1773-1787 Sussex Co., DE. WALTON'S from Philadelphia? DEAN'S from Cumberland/Fayette/Somerset Counties, PA? 94 - Barbara D. Hamming, 4620 Weldin Rd, Wilmington, DE 19803.

    Seeking info on any DeHORITY/DeHORTY families of Kent Co. in early 1800s, esp. parentage of James Madison DeHORITY, who migrated to IN in 1830. [96c] - Mary DeHority Beaulieu, 1476 Willow Wood Dr, Norfolk VA 23509. - CatBaloo@aol.com

    Seeking parents of Lewis (Lieuwe in Dutch)DEWEES, b c 1675 Holland or New York, d 1743 Mispillion Hd, Kent Co DE, m Mary WHEELER, dau. of John and Ruth. Known children: William b 1707, Cornelius d 1791, Samuel d 1754, Hezekiah d 1760, Jonathan d 1777, Caswell Co NC. Did Jon m Rachael MARCHANT? (They named a son Marchant). Herman OB DE GRAEFF of Germantown, PA and Lewis DEWEES, weavers by trade went to DE about the same time. Joseph PIDGEON, PA sold DEWEES land about 1707. DEWEES made no payment until 1727. DEWEES sold land to son Cornelius, 1739. His name was signed Lewas W. DEWES 95 - Goldia Thomerson, 5779 S. Co Rd, 100 W Greensburg, IN 47240-7433.

    Seeking parents of Nancy DICKERSON b. Dec 1807, d. Jan 1868, m. Jan 30, 1827. John C. RATCLIFF (RADCLIFF) b. 1804, d. May 1875. Kent/Sussex Co. 95 - Mrs. W. Latimer Snowdon Jr., 707 Greenwood Rd., Wilmington, DE 19807.

    Seeking parents/siblings of Peter DICKERSON and wife Sarah TOWNSEND both of Sussex Co. Peter d. 1842. [97c] - Robbie Snowdon, 707 Greenwood Rd., Wilmington DE 19807. - aldw@msn.com

    Seeking info on Adam or Clarence H. DILL. Clarence H. b. 1881 Centreville, MD. He m. Sarah E. MOUSLEY 14 Jan 1903 in Dover, DE. Sarah was b. Camden, MD 1885. Adam (Clarence's father) m. Mary L. (?) both b. somewhere in MD. Clarence has one known son Martin T. H. DILL b. Dover 20 Jun 1903. Martin's son was my father Melvin C. DILL b. 24 Jan 1925 in Gradyville (Thornbury area), PA, d. 9 Jul 1992. Any info on any Dill links are requested. [96d] - William L. Dill, 1221 Autumn Lane, Anchorage, AK 99504. - topdawg@alaska.net

    Seek info on Emanuel DODD, who m. Sarah PRIDE on 29 Dec 1761 in Sussex Co. Include info on their children. They had at least Joseph and John. [96c] - Johnita P. Malone, USPO Box 33117, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio 45433-0117.

  • DODD(s)/DOD(s)
    Seeking evidence of the origin and leanings, during the Revolution, of my ancestor, Alexander DODDS (or spelling variation) and his family. He was in the tax records of Brandywine Hd, New Castle Co. from 1779 to 1789. Alexander was in Augusta Co., VA 1790-1796, and d. c 1823 in Rockbridge Co., VA. [96c] - Robert A. Fetters, 215 Dun Rd., Chillicothe, OH 45601-1173. - Robert.Fetters@Mead.e-mail.com

    Need dates/place of b m d of Catherine and William CONNER, parents of Catherine (CONNER) DOUGHTEN b 1866 Wilmington, d 1918, Wilmington; same for William and Sarah (VANDERGRIFT) DOUGHTEN, parents of James Benedict DOUGHTEN b 1859, d 1938, all of New Castle Co. 95 - Sister Mary Anne Vincent, CPJP, 9631 Mayne St. Apt. A, Bellflower, CA 90706-5303.

    Seeking info on Richard DOWNHAM of Kent Co. (c. 1710-1775). Especially interested in his French & Indian War service and info about his unit, commanded by Capt. Caten, and the Tidberry Regiment. [97i] - Howard M. Bock, 18 Pinedale Rd., Newark, DE 19711, phone (302) 368-3131.

    Seeking info on McKendree DOWNHAM, b. 12 Dec 1849, Kent Co. Owned "Sussex Journal," was principal of Seaford and Georgetown Academies, co-organizer of DE State Teachers Association. DE Assembly 1888-1890. Served in Bureau of Pensions, Washington, D.C. Editor "Middletown Transcript" 1895. Trying to verify date of death (18 May 1902) and determine: marital status, descendants, details of federal service, place of death and burial. [97i] - Howard M. Bock, 18 Pinedale Rd. Newark, DE 19711, phone (302) 368-3131.

    Seeking info on the DOWNHAM family of the Murderkill Forest area, Kent Co DE. The will of Thomas DOWNHAM probated 3 Nov 1719, Will Bk Dl, P2, Kent Co DE, is the first evidence of the family found, in official records. Thomas is probably a descendant of the DOWNHAM family of Yorkshire, England. Many intermarriages of DOWNHAMS with the MacADOE, RASH, POWELL, BEAUCHAMP, GRUWELL and other families are partially documented prior to 1900. Need parentage, spouses, siblings and children of the intermarriages, as well as recent family history. Info also needed on a possible m of Daniel DOWNHAM to Mary COHEE between 1812 and1818, when Daniel moved to OH. The family moved to IN in 1840. (95e) - Arthur V. Cohee, P.O.Box 481, Oakhurst CA 93644.

    Seek origins of Samuel DUNWIDDIE, b. abt 1750, Ulster; d. 1783 Murderkill Hd Kent Co, DE; wife Mary; children James 1774-1778, Mary 1776, Samuel 1777-1837, John 1779-1829, Nancy 1783-1842. Son Samuel DUNWIDDIE m. Deborough ROSS, dau of William ROSS, 1798, Caroline Co, MD; son John DUNWIDDIE m. Ruth BETTS, dau of William BETTS and Elizabeth KING, 1803, Kent Co, DE. [97a] - Foster W. Dunwiddie, 3865 Snavely Ave., Kingman, AZ 86401. - dunwiddi@ctaz.com

    Wish to correspond with descendants of Matthew DURNEY m. Mary BARRETT. Family moved from Maine to Wilmington c1837. Matthew d. there 1864; had 9 children, Anastasis, James, Joseph, Eleanor, Sarah, Samuel, Mary Agnes, Adaline, and Elizabeth. I am a descendant of Eleanor. [96d] - Nancy Johnston Collier, 987 Putnam Blvd., Wallingford, PA 19086. - nancyc@craftech.com

    Seeking to exchange info on the these families 95 - Dee Doyle, Box 7357, Tacoma, WA 98407.

    Seeking info on Elizabeth EDWARDS b. c. 1810 DE, m. Allen WATTS, 5 Jan 1826, Muskingum Co, OH. Children: John Edward, William Allen, Sarah B., Louise, Rebecca, James Ander, Allen, Elizabeth Temperance and Edward Watts. [97i] - John H. Watts Jr., 3605 N. Lindeke, Spokane, WA 99205- 2358.

    Searching for the names of the parents of Josiah ELLINGSWORT H (1809-1866), m. Sally. They resided in DE and were Presbyterian. Any and all info will be appreciated. [98b] - M. Keith Ellingsworth 5192 Chesapeake Ave., Shady Side, MD 20764. - ellingsworth@juno.com

    Seeking info on ancestors and siblings of Joshua ELLIS, b. ca 1745, lived in Sussex Co (Little Creek Hundred) prior to moving to GA (Hancock Co) in 1785-1788 time frame. [97a] - W. E. Ellis, Box 802, Cottage Grove, OR 97424. - MoBill1@AOL.Com

    Seeking parents of Isaac EVANS b. ca 1832, Sussex Co farmer, m. Mary Elizabeth BETTS. Children: George E. b. 24 June 1858, Ida H., Ella H., Luther R., John H., Emma H., Sallie J. 94 - Margaret M. Spellman, 51 Robertson Dr., Shrewsbury, MA 01545. - SHRP78A@PRODIGY.COM or Wonderstrand@Juno.Com

    Looking for the husband of Sarah EVANS listed in the 1850 DE Census for Baltimore Hd: Sarah EVANS - Age 55, Elijah EVANS - Age 20 (farmer), Isaac H. EVANS - Age 18 (farmer), Samuel C. EVANS - Age 15 (farmer). Isaac H. EVANS m. Mary E. BETTS, dau of John and Nancy (EVANS) BETTS. [97a] - Margaret M. Spellman, 51 Robertson Dr. Shrewsbury, MA 01545, phone (508) 757-1637. - SHRP78A@PRODIGY.COM or Wonderstrand@Juno.Com

    Need the parents of Isaac H. EVANS b. 13 Jun 1832, d. 12 Mar 1903, bur in M.E. Church Cem., Ocean View, DE, m. Mary Elizabeth BETTS. Children: George E. m. Lavinia FARLOW; Ida H. m. Samuel PENNEWILL; Ella H. m. George TRACY; Frederick (Luther) m. Mattie ?; Emma H. m. George WEST; John m. Gertrude ?; Sallie J. m. Clayton BURTON. [98a] - Peg Spellman, 51 Robertson Dr., Shrewsbury MA 01545 - Wonderstrand@Juno.com

    Seeking info on Daniel and Sarah EVANS, of Roxana, DE area, parents of Daniel, Zadock and Elizabeth. His will probated in Sussex Co. on 12/10/1800. [96c] - Gordon Wood, 8217 Capt. Hawkins Ct., Annandale, VA 22003. (703)-978-394 3.

    Seeking ancestors and siblings of Elisha EVANS of Blackwater, Sussex Co., who m. Nancy Smith; Ref: New Castle Co. marriage bond 2 Sep 1792. Elisha's dau Sally EVANS m. Jonathan MILMAN, son of Michael. Is Elisha related to the EVANS families of Somerset Co., MD? [98a] - George W. Conway, 1214 Valerie Ave, Pasadena, TX 77502-3921.

    Seeking info on John EVANS and spouse Lusanna PLUMMER, the parents of Elizabeth M. EVANS, b. Mar. 1, 1829 in Salem, NJ, m. Oct. 3, 1848 to Elias Purnell SHOCKLEY, in Phila., PA. 95 - Donna L. Jamison, 10439 Holitna Cir., Eagle River, AK 99577.

    Seek parents of Archibald FARLOW b. c1791 DE, d. 1820 Ross Co., OH; m. Sarah BROWN on Jan 25, 1811 in DE. Sarah d. Feb 10, 1874 in Ross Co., OH. [96d] - Virginia D. Wittwer, 304 East South St., Bluffton, IN. 46714-2630.

    Seeking parents of both James FARIS d. 1826, Pencader Hd., New Castle, Co., DE and his wife Martha. Issue: Margaret m. Thomas PRETTYMAN; Rachel m. Robert SERGEANT; Joseph; Sarah; & Mariah m. Jacob BOLTON. 95 - Nelson Bolton, 935 Raincliffe Rd., Sykesville, MD 21784.

    Seeking info on my grandfather Nathaniel FARROW, b. abt 1900 Dover, d. 1939 Dover. He had two daughters, Margaret and Eleanor FARROW. [98c] - Linda Brigham, 210 W. FL Ave., Villas, NJ 08251.

    I wish to correspond with anyone who has any info on Sussex Co. Fleetwoods, perhaps in conjunction with another family. 95 - C.L. Fleetwood, 9808 Maysville Rd. Ft. Wayne, IN 46835

    I wish to correspond with anyone who has any info on the Sussex Co FLEETWOODS, perhaps in conjunction with another family. This family is very small in numbers beginning with a William FLEETWOOD, who arrived 3 Mar. 1682 and d 18 Mar. 1717/18. 95 - C. L. Fleetwood, 9808 Maysville Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46835.

    Need info on John FLEETWOOD, his wife, and his parents. This John was the father of Nehemiah of Nanticoke Hd, Sussex Co John was probably b in the early 1700's and was the John FLEETWOOD who resided in N anticoke Hd, Somerset Co MD [probably in DE now] in the 1720's and 1730s. He was also probably the father of John (b about 1730, m to Mary PARMER, and living in Broadkill Hd and of Abigail. 95 Charles L. Hill, 130 Topsfield Rd, Ipswich MA 01938.

    Need info on parents of William FLEETWOOD b c 1770, d 1821. m Betsy SPICER and they lived in Nanticoke Hd. Father of William may have been Luke or Nehemiah. 95 - Charles L. Hill, 130 Topsfield Rd, Ipswich MA 01938.

  • FORD
    Seeking antecedents of Frederick FORD of Mill Creek Hd., NCC, b. 1732 and d. 1802. His children were Andrew, Alexander, Frederick, Christopher, David, Catherine, Margaret and Sarah. 95 - Lyle E. Jones, 1310 East Ocean Blvd., Long Beach, CA 90802.

    Seek any info about Jacob and Hester (dau of George REED) FREEMAN; residents of Kent Co. in 1790 and 1800, who went to OH, and IN. [96d] - Kent Freeman, 843 N. Cape Rock Dr., Cape Girardeau, MO 63701 phone (573) 335-2256. - quackz@ldd.net

    Seeking info about James GARDNER m. Martha WHITE. Shopkeeper, 3rd and Market to King Streets around 1820. Trustee First Presbyterian Church, National Bank of Wilmington and Brandywine, City Councilman, and Water Commissioner. [98b] - Dorothy G. Downs, 241 S Delaware St., Smyrna, DE 19977.

    seeking info on Lucile GAWTHROP and her husband, Joseph Walton MOTT and their children. Lucile was the dau. of Evan B. GAWTHROP and Bertha M. CONARD. Lucile had a twin brother, Everard Conard GAWTHROP, and was b. on 3 Apr. 1886. Lucile died 1 Feb. 1958. Lucile married Joseph Walton MOTT of Atlantic City, NJ on 7 June 1917. Joseph died 7 Feb. 1956. Joseph and Lucile had 3 children, Lucile, Barbara, and Joanna. Barbara MOTT married George FORD and had 5 children. Joanna MOTT married a Mr. KILPACK and had 3 children (1 dau. and 2 sons) 95 - Phillip E. Gawthrop, 1538 Endsley Place, Crofton, MD 21114 (301-858-0093 after 8 pm).

    Seeking info on Edna Mary GAWTHROP and her husband, Ernest B. THOMAS and their children. Edna Mary dau. of Evan B. GAWTHROP and Bertha M. CONARD. Edna Mary was b 6 Jan. 1884 at West Grove, PA. Ernest B. d 12 Sep 1950. Ernest B. and Edna Mary had 2 children; i. Georgiana & ii Betty m Gilbert WILSON and had 2 children; Thomas G. & Gregory C. 95 - Philip E. Gawthrop, 1538 Endsley Place, Crofton, MD 21114. (301-858-0093 after 8 p.m.)

    Seeking descendants of Robert GIBSON and Sarah REED, m. 1778, Sussex Co. Children: Robert b. 1778, Nancy b.c. 1780, m. (1) PENNAWELL, m.(2) Donovan REED, Mary b.c. 1783, m. Eli/Peter DONOVAN. 95- Johnita P. Malone, USPO Box 33117, WPAFB, Ohio 454330-117.

    Seek info on John GINN b. 1768, probably Ireland. Came to Delaware Co, OH with William RIDGEWAY from DE in 1811. Possibly related to GINNS with same family first names buried in Old Union Methodist Cemetery near Townsend, NewCastle Co. Wife Mary Ann, children James, Moses, John, Sarah, Nancy, Elizabeth, Margaret. [97i] - W. M. Everett, 122 Westfield Dr., Harrison, OH 45030.

    Seeking information about Joseph GLASSON/GLOSSON, m. November 1763 at Old Swedes Church in Wilmington to Sarah BALL(?). They relocated to North Carolina about 1770. Believe he was born about 1740. [97k] - Matthew Glasson, 1920 Second Ave. S.E., Cedar Rapids IA 52403. - maglasson@aol.com

    Seeking descendants of Francis Lane Goddard, d. 1794 Sussex Co. Children: Griffith, d. 1811, m. Henneriette Halder; John Francis Lane, born 1759 Somerset Co, MD, d. 1826 Carrollton, KY, and m. Sarah Weatherly Waller; William; Eunice; Sarah; and Goodin, m. 1796 to John Horsey. [96] - Linda Goddard Stout, P. O. Box 196, Proctor WV 26055-0196. - tcr@ovnet.com

    Seeking info on the GODWIN and BARCUS families. John GODWIN b 1835 Kent Co DE. Father, Thomas, m BARCUS. Did he m Elizabeth Barcus 10 Jan 1832 KT? John and siblings, Laben and Sarah GODWIN found in 1850 census, Brookville Franklin Co IN living with Reuben and Sarah BARCUS the 3 GODWIN children mistaken in census as GORDONS. John m Elizabeth M. COWEN in Sullivan Co IN in 1857. - [96a] Sharon Burkhart, 4519 Murphy Dr, Gig Harbor WA 98335.

    Seeking why the property of Thomas G. and Susanna (SMITH) GOODFELLOW, who had a carpentry business in Canterbury, KT in 1865, was sold by the sheriff in 1869. They immigrated in 1858 from Bradford, Ontario. He was of Chicago in 1872, she having died 1870 in Brooklyn. Thomas P. Doherty, 3321 N Rockfield Dr, Devonshire, Wilmington DE 19810-3238 - tdoherty@magpage.com

    Seeking information on members of GORMAN family in DE c. 1840. Francis GORMAN b. 1840, John 1863, Mary 1864, Sarah 1866, Ellen 1868, Elizabeth 1871, James 1872, William 1875. Francis GORMAN m. a Mary Ann BRADLEY (BRADLY) in 1861. [97i] - Edward Gorman, 912 Monmouth St., Gloucester City NJ 08030. - edgorman@juno.com

    Seeking to identify parents of Abner Alford GREGG, from the Quaker GREGG's in PA 1600's. His ancestors migrated to NC and TN . Abner b. Knoxville area 1797. GREGG families moved to IL, Cooper's Fort, and into Clay, Jackson Co, MI 1800's. Abner listed, 1830 census-household: Rebecca, John, William Riley (b. 1833), Martha. Family moved to TX in 1840's [97i] - Willa M. Gregg Parsons, Rt 3, Box 620, Idabel, OK 74745.

    Seeking parents of Eliza Ann GRIFFIN and Jacob STOCKLEY (1860 census Kent Co), m. 21 May 1856. Possibly Woodman (40) and Sally A (38) Stockley of Murderkill Hd (1850 census Sussex Co)? And who are their parents? [98c] - Nancy K. LeFevre, 13 Vining Lane, Wilmington, DE 19807.

    Need info Joseph GRUBB (d 1747 NCC) son of John and Frances J GRUBB, and Joseph's son Charles. All of GRUBBS Landing family. - [96a] - Janice M. Carper, 4918 Sudley Rd, Catharpin VA 22018.

    Need info on John GUTHRIE who m Nancy (Ann?) BLACKBURN. Son John GUTHRIE b 9 Feb 1821 in New Castle DE, d 24 Dec 1901 in Northville MI (95e) -Thomas L.Thompson, 39727 Muirfield Lane, Northville MI - ZELYIIA@prodigy.com

    Seeking info on parents of George Carey HAGGERTY, b. 1898 Kent Co. Father, Harry C. HAGGERTY, b. abt 1876 NJ; mother Ruth B. PALMER, b. abt 1878 Little Creek. [98b] - Madelyn Jacques, 5449 St. Charles Ct., NE, Olympia, WA 98516. - jacques@halcyon.com

    Seeking information on Levi L. HALL b. DE abt 29 Apr 1819, d. 29 Aug 1857, buried near Cannon, Sussex Co, DE; m. Catherine R. ...? (poss: Rodney or Dobson), b. DE abt 1818, d. 25 Oct 1889, Seaford, Sussex Co, DE. They were in Nanticoke Hd, Sussex Co, in 1850. Children: William H. b. 24 Mar 1846, John W. b. Feb 1847, George D. b. 11 Aug 1850, Mary E. b. abt 1854, Albert or Alfred b. abt 1856. Need all info on parents and marriage (prob M.E. or M.P.). [96] - Bob Coombs, 983 E. Dava Dr., Tempe AZ 85283, phone (602) 838-7729, fax (602) 413-0201. - rmcoombs@juno.com

    Seeking maiden name and parents of Susan C. HANAWAY m. Daniel S. HANAWAY c. 1845. Susan b. c. 1816, d. 24 May 1892, bur St. John's Episcopal Cem., Delaware Co., PA. Lived New Castle Co. DE. [97i] - Joyce A. Gordon; 282 Maplewood Pl., Walkersville, MD 21793-8164.

    Seeking parents/siblings of Clayton P. HANAWAY, b. 7 July 1846, probably NewCastle Co. Believe parents were Daniel and Susan HANAWAY; Clayton m. Lydia TALLEY, lived Delaware Co, PA. [97i] - Joyce Jacobs Gordon, 282 Maplewood Place, Walkersville, MD 21793.

    Seeking ancestry and descendants of Caleb HANCOCK. Lived in Indian River Hd in 1790 and 1800. I believe he lived in Broadkill Hd in 1820. He had a son Micajah, b. 1788, and probable other children. I do not know the name of Caleb's wife. I believe he had a brother, also named Micajah, who d. in Sussex Co in 1808. [97i] - Phillip D. Deere, 24601 Alligator Rd., Astor, FL 32102 - buckskin@1cia.com

    Seeking info on these families of New Castle Co. DE. 95 - Mr. Harlan Cleaver, 18690 Lake Forest Dr., Penn Valley, CA 95946-9459.

    Would like to learn more about George HARGROVE and his family. Caleb was b. 30 Aug 1803, Kent Co; d. 1859 Shelby Co., IN; m. 1828 Gallation Co, KY, Matilda HOLDEN/HOLDING. [97a] - Alberta Payton, 702 Rd. 303, Parachute, CO 81635.

    Searching for parents of Ann HART b. abt 1678 Kent Co, m. Thomas WELL(E)S bef 1700 in Kent, d. aft 1732 Kent. "Thomas Welles son of James Welles left will 1732 (Calen KT Co. Probate Records [WillsKT H1:27] naming children, Thomas, John, James, George, Henry, William, Patience and Ann; his wife was Anne Hart." [97] - H. Jack Wells, 520 S. Brevard Ave. #211, Cocoa Beach, FL 32931-2526. - HJack.Wells@TrueMedia.com

    Seeking parents of William HARTRANFT 1814-1881, b. PA, lived in Penns Grove, NJ; also his wife, Margaret KIDD 1817-1905, b. NJ. [98c] - S.A. Sylvester, Colonial Village, N.2-22, Moores Lane, New Castle, DE 19720.

    Seeking ancestors of John HAWKINS, wife Hanna ALLEE, Duck Creek Hd 1700-1748. Children: John, Thomas, Arnold, Abraham, Susanna, all HAWKINS of Kent Co Possibly descended from Sir John HAWKINS. - Robert W. Strainfer, 3808 Fairway Dr. DCBE, Granbury, TX 76049-5339. (817)326-4598.

    Seeking parents and lineage of William HAWKINS (wife Mary) who died 1787 in Kent Co., DE. Did he descend from Sir John HAWKINS of Plymouth Armada fame? Also info on Hugh TORBERT (wife Susannah) who left will 1760 in Kent Co. DE. 95 - Renee Harris, 383 East 1800 South Orem, UT 84058.

    Wish to correspond with anyone researching these families. Adam HAYS b. 1703, New Castle, DE, m. Charity DENNISTON. Have reason to believe Adam is son of Johannes DEHAES. [96c] - Judy Hayes-Barnes, 609 Logan St., Toronto, OH 43964. (614) 537-5298. - ajabboat@aol.com

  • HEARN(E)
    Seeking info on siblings to Samuel W. HEARN b. Jan. 26, 1792, d. Aug. 28, 1872 in Houston Co., TX and his parents William HEARN b. Jan. 1765, d. Aug. 18, 1846 and Mary b. Jan. 12 1772, d. Jan. 17, 1853. Samuel in 1840 census gives birthplace as DE and in 1850 as MD. Birth and death dates for William and Mary are from the old HEARN Bible. 95 David O. Hearne, 2 Lori La ne, Norwalk, CT 06851.

    Seeking info on Catherine HEATH, m. Joseph CANTRELL 1718 in Wilmington. Dau Hannah bapt 5 April 1720 Old Swede's Church. Son Isaac m. Talitha (sic) CLOUD 1749 in Wilmington. [97c] - Bernice F. White, 506 Glendale Ave., Houma LA 70360.

    Seek parents and siblings of Anna HENDERSON, b Dec 1836 in Rockdale PA, DE Co M William Christopher CUMMIN(G)S about 1860 place unknown. Lived in Wilmington after 1860 until d on 6 March 1901. Had 10 children including Charles H, Mary Emma (Francis), Ida C (Joseph), Sarah Jane (Newton), William Christopher, Isaac W, Harriet E (Witson), Florence (Crow), and two others. [96a]J. Calvin C Cummins, 5229 N Santa Monica Blvd, Milwaukee WI 53217.

    Need parents, birth date and siblings of Hester Jane HEVELOE, born c 1801, probably Milford area. She m c 1825 Capt George RICHARDS, son of Lemuel & Nancy (COWAN) RICHARDS. Hester d 7 Jan 1868 Smyrna DE. (95e) - Mrs. Edna B. Prokop 852 Avenida Ricardo Apt. 308, San Marcos, CA 92069.

    Solomon HERSEY and Hannah Ball SPRINGER, both of Mill Creek Hnd, NC Co. DE, married in 1816. Their marriage bond was signed by Solomon HERSEY and Thomas STROUD. What was the relationship of Thomas STROUD to Solomon or Hannah? 95 - Judith Dalton Olson, 987 North Big Lake Loop, Three Lakes, WI 54562-9361.

    Seeking info on the HILL and KELLY families of New Castle Co. James KELLY is claimed to have married Anna HILL there in the 1750's. 95 - Ralph Smith, 4238 S. Peninsula Dr., Daytona Beach, FL 32127.

    Need maiden name and parents of Nancy who m Elzy HILL about 1792. Suspect she may have been a MANLOVE and possibly a descendent of Emmanuel MANLOVE, since sons of Nancy included Manna and MANLOVE. 95 - Charles L. Hill, 130 Topsfield Rd, Ipswich MA 01938.

    Need info on Jonathan HILL, b about 1741 in Sussex Co and d there about 1785. In militia in 1759 and 1780. Children: Elzy, b about 1769, and Eleanor. Jonathan owned land in Broad Creek Hd., Sussex Co in 1785. His wife may have been a SHOCKLEY, since a 1785 power of attorney lists Curtis and Richard SHOCKLEY to collect money owed him and give it and other property to his children. 95 - Charles L. Hill, 130 Topsfield Rd, Ipswich MA 01938.

    Seeking descendants of Sarah Rickards/Ricards m. Levin Hitch c1874 Sussex Co. ch. Carlton W, b 1876; Wm J b c1880 and Eliza M RICKARDS/RICARDS m. William KING, resided Sussex Co 1840. [96b] - Russ Rickards, P.O. Box 1246, Pioneer CA 95666 - pioneerrus@aol.com http://www2.cdepot.net/~pioneerr/index.htm

    Seeking parents of Isaac HOLLAND B. C 1745 in Sussex DE or Somerset MD, m. Betsy RICKETS 12 May 1768. Son John HOLLAND b. 27 Nov. 1837. 94 - Robert J. Redden, 17 Fremont Rd., Newark, DE 19711. - DelawBob@aol.com

    I am interested in corresponding with any person related to the Clark HOLLIS family of early Sussex Co, DE. He is the subject of a compiled work by Albert D. Bell, titled The Hollis Notes. 95 - Chester J. Hollis, 5667 Pine Court, Cypress, CA 90630-3897.

    Seeking descendants of John HOUGHTON and Ann GREGG. John b. 1666, New Castle Co, m. 1694 New Castle Co, d. 14 Apr 1729 New Castle Co. Ann b. Ireland, d. 1729 Chester, PA. Children: Ann, Henry, John, Thomas, William, Mary, Martha, Rebeka (b. 1710, m. 2 Jun. 1735 London Grove, PA to Robert COMER), Dinah. [96e] - Ben Reynolds, Box 8072, Longview, TX 75607. (903) 757-8474 - bensbooks@worldnet.att.net

    Can anyone make a connection between Richard HUDDEN (son of Andres HUDDE) c. 1694, and Andrew HUDDEN (Old Swedes) c. 1820? [97i] - Mary Fallon Richards, 505 N. Market St., Wilmington, DE 19801

    Looking for the parents of Ann HUDSON b. 1812 DE, d. aft 1850, m. Robert LEVERAGE 1 Mar 1834 Kent Co. [98b] - Lee Strom Guerra 124 E. Main St. Bergenfield, NJ 07621-2248 - leegu@cybernex.net

  • HUNN
    Seeking wife and ancestors and any other info on Nathaniel HUNN, a Quaker of Kent Co. 1706/7 appeared at Duck Creek Meeting; d. betw 1713 and 1728. Was the father of Nathaniel, Mary, Caleb, John, and Elizabeth. [97i] - Louise Hunn Barker, 389 Washington St., Winchester, MA 01890.

    Seeking info on parents of Johana Sapphire HUNTER living in New Castle during 1840s. [98c] - Helen Fogay, 3052-A Stone Mountain St., Lithonia, GA 30058, phone (770) 482-1096.

    Seek ancestry Caleb HURLEY, b . 1760, d c 1833/4; Lived 1790's "Farmer's Advantage," Nanticoke Hd Sussex Co, Son of Joshua d 1786 Sussex Co. Moved c 1796 to Monongalia Co, W.VA. 2nd wife believed to be Sarah b DE 1760's, d c 1850/51. Known child: Eliza, b DE 1791, d 1857, m 1807 Henson COLE 1781-1860, s/o Coverdale and Sophia (POYNTER) COLE. 95 - Judy Longley, PO.Box 5334, Dearborn, MI 48128-5334.

    Seeking info on Elizabeth Williams (HURLEY) b. c. 1790-1800, dau of Charles HURLEY and Mary BURTON. Mother amd dau survived C. HURLEY, whose will was executed in Sussex Co. in 1817. [98a] - Charles Hurley, 117 Heatherly Ln,, Avondale PA 19311, phone (610) 268- 0455.

    Need any info on all HUSBANDS in Delaware. Who was John HUSBAND, age about 85 years, buried in Old Swedes Cemetery, Wilmington. Date of death not given but before 1800. Who was Benjamin HUSBANDS, b. Nov. 22, 1743 m. Sarah DURBOROW Oct. 12, 1765? Was he related to John and Mary (VEAZEY) HUSBANDS of Cecil Co, MD? They were the parents of John HUSBANDS, who m. Mary WOLLBUTT Dec 23, 1762 at Old Swede's Church, Wilmington. Robert, Veazey, William, and Loami were John's brothers and may also have been in Delaware as well as Cecil Co. and later North Carolina. Who was William HUSBAND, b. Dec. 20, 1786 in Rockland, m. Jane MCBRIDE of Brandywine Feb. 19, 1789? There are many other HUSBANDS named in the military, census, church, and legal records. I am compiling an article on the Cecil North Carolina HUSBANDS and would like to include info on the Delaware families proving either they are or are not connected. I also need the early land patent record for John KANKEY and any DE info about him or his son, Herman and wife, Margery, who had moved to Cecil Co. by 1717. 95 - Marilyn Holland Opfer, 10202 Ranger RD., Fairfax, VA 22030.

    James HUSTON II m Jane ELLIOT. His parents were James HUSTON 1 and Mary GRASFORD. Who were Mary's parents? Was Samuel HUSTON father of James 1? Was Samuel's father Christopher HUSTON? - [96a] - Iris E. Turner, P.O. Box 363 Hawthorne NV 89415.

    Seeking parents of Ann HUTSON who m. Robert LEVERAGE Mar. 1, 1834, Kent Co. DE. 95Mrs. Lee Strom Guerra, 124 E. Main St. Bergenfield, NJ. 07621

    Searching for info on my gr gr grandfather, Nemiah B. HUTTON, b DE c 1827 to John & Eunes (SPENCER) HUTTON. He m 17 May 1870 at age 43 in New Orleans, LA. His bride, Amelia PARODY, age 19, was a New Orleans native. Three children were born of this marriage: Josephine, Eunice, & John. It is unknown when N. B. HUTTON arrived in New Orleans or whether he had been married previously. Any info on his DE lineage appreciated. 95 Kathi Mayor, POB 271 Bogalusa, LA 70429-0271.

    Seeking info on Benjamin Frank INGRAHAM. Resided at Fort DuPont (Delaware City) around 1930 with w. Harriet and two sons Frank & William. Was b in Avoca NY c 1893 , m in Dayton OH c 1913, discharged from US Army c 1934. Any info appreciated. (95e) - Frank Ingraham Jr., 44 Willow Creek Lane, Newark DE 19711-3422.

    Seeking parents/siblings of Jacob INGRAM, husband of Charity. Owned land in Wicomico Co, MD and Sussex Co, DE. d. 1752 Sussex Co. [97c] - Robbie Snowdon, 707 Greenwood Rd., Wilmington, DE 19807. - aldw@msn.com

    seeking parents, ancestors of Edward R. INSLEY, b. 19 Oct. 1813 in Sussex Co. DE, d. 2 Aug. 1878 in Caroline Co. MD; and any info on Susan Yorke DAY, b. 17 Nov. 1818 in Kent Co., DE to Mathias and Elizabeth (SMITH) DAY 95 - Preston Day, 8899 Sheffield Way, Sandy UT 84093-1713.

    Seeking spouse of Dr. Julius Augustus Jackson, Seaford, NW Fork H., 1766-1800. [97a] - Ralph Jackson, 1660 E.. Greenway St., M esa, AZ 85203. - rajac@juno.com

    Need info on Joseph Jackson b. 1830 in Brandywine Hd., d. 3 Jul 1910 in Wilmington, m. Elizabeth A. Pierce, 6 May 1855, son: Francis E. [98a] - Russ Smith, 901 Parkside Blvd., Claymont, DE 19703, phone (302) 798-0567 - SmithRP@magpage.com

    Seeking info about John R. JESTER, who may have been born on the Eastern Shore of MD in 1860s. Lived in Greenwood, DE or Harrington DE at the turn of the century. Worked on PA R.R. DE Div., d. in 1920's. 95 Clarke V. Jester, 1108 Pulaski Highway, Bear, DE 19701.

    Seeking parents of Nimrod JESTER b. Kent Co 1762. He had brothers Jacob and James Thomas (called "Thomas"). Nimrod enlisted in the Rev. War out of NC. [97a] - Mary Dale Jester, 2515 N. Shore Dr., Wayzata, MN 55391.

    Seeking info on Remembrance Hughes JOHNSON (also known as Hugh R. Johnson) b. western PA 1864, d. New Castle 1956; also his wife Mabel or Maybell Leota FRANKINBERRY, b. western PA 1866. Moved to Wilmington early 1900s. [98c] - S.A. Sylvester, Colonial Village N. 2-22 Moores Lane, New Castle, DE 19720.

    Seeking info on Zudock (sic) JONES. He lived in Sussex Co c. 1800. Had children Newton, Sovern and Frances. Left DE and went to KY. [97i] - Hobart B. Hankins Jr., 16379 Roca Dr., San Diego, CA 92128-3038.

    Seeking parents of Susan Anne JONES, b. Apr. 1826, d. 1909, m.1843, and David CLAYTON, b. 1817, d. 1886, Kent/Sussex Co, DE. 95 - Mrs. W. Latimer Snowdon Jr., 707 Greenwood Rd., Wilmington, DE 19807.

    Seek info on parents, etc of Richard R. JONES, b. 24 Mar 1857 Wilmington, d. 24 Jan 1891 New Castle, DE. Buried at Mt. Salem Cemetery, Wilmington with wife, Sarah CUNNINGHAM, m. 10 Mar 1884 Philadelphia. Sister Lydia m. Charles Litzenburg. [97a] - Theda J. Brinker, Delta Place M-4 Lewisburg, PA 17837-8905.

    Seek ancestry Jeremiah JOSEPH, d 1783 Indian River Hd Wives not known Children: Elisha; William b 1740's, m 1766 Sarah, d/o Jacob & Rosannah (FERGUSON) STAFFORD; Lavina, m by 8/1783; Jeremiah; Nathan; Joseph; Hezekiah; Zachariah; Esther m William HALL, d by 8/1783, dau. Elizabeth m Samuel JOHNSON, d by Aug. 1783, son Lemuel. William JOSEPH went to Monongalia Co, W.VA by 1770, d c 1825/28. 95 - Judy Longley, PO Box 5334, Dearborn, MI 48128-5334.

    Looking for cousins/info for Susanna TOURNEUR, dau of Peter and Elizabeth (GRAVENRAET) TOURNEUR, m. John JUSTIS, prob son of Isaac and Sarah (JUSTIS Morton) JUSTIS, all of DE, abt 1782. [97a] - Luey Townsend Partin, 6642 Shingle Ridge Rd. SW Roanoke, VA 24018. - C.Partin@worldnet.att.net

    Seeking info about the parents and siblings of James KEITH, b. Apr. 15, 1836 near Dover, DE d. Feb. 12, 1898, m. Mar 12, 1861 Rebecca Ann BOGGS, dau of David and Elizabeth Jane (DENNY) BOGGS of Cheswold area. 95 - Nancy Keith LeFevre, 13 Vining Lane, Wilmington, DE 19807.

    Seeking info on Charles KELLO and Rachel LINDEL, m. 1847 in Wilmington. Parents may have been Isaac and Elizabeth KELLO, sister may have been Sophia, bapt at Asbury Methodist Church in 1820. Their son Joseph b. 1848. Charles and Rachel disappear aft 1850 census. [97c] - Jerry Koehler, 12 Lincolnshire Blvd. Belleville, IL 62221-5782.

    Want to exchange info about ancestors and siblings of Matilda KENNEDY (1815-1891) m. Isaac CHAMBERS (1809-1879) in 1835, probably at Newark, DE. They had nine children. Matilda was daut. of James and Catherine (DeHAVEN) KENNEDY, b. 1785 b. 1794. Was Matilda an older sister of Jesse O. KENNEDY (b.c. 1821 in DE), who lived in Chester Co., PA in 1860? 95 - Bonnie Bunce, 11882 E. Kepner Dr., Aurora CO 80012-3284. - bunceb@mscd.edu

    - Searching for info on my wife's, Helen Murdock Doty, 2nd great grandfather/grandmother on the maternal side. John Killgore married Drusilla Jackson on 25 April 1799 at Wilmington, DE. John born Ire/Scot. 15 Mar 1760; died 19 Aug 1841 Marshalltown, NC, DE. Druisilla born 28 Nov 1776 in Wl lmington,DE as daughter of Joseph and Susanna Jackson. Any further ancestral info on this lineage would be much appreciated. 95 - Case Zwart, 40 Red Oak Rd. Oreland, PA 215-887-2396 - czwart@omni.voicenet.com

    Seeking info on their parents. David LARNED b. 1826 in NY/PA m. Caroline MILLER, b. ca. 1823 in PA, bapt. in Lebanon Co. Children: 1st b. 1846, Mary, Claude, David, Agnes, Sultana all b. in PA. Son Eno b. DE in 1859, d. in Phila. in 1860 95 - Edna Larned, 149 Dickinson Ln., Wilmington, DE 19807.

    Need info on John LARRICK (LARROQUE/LAROCHE) who landed in New Castle Co, moved to York Co, PA and then Frederick Co, VA by 1755. There may have been brothers Casper, George and James [97i] - Janice M. Carper, 4918 Sudley Rd., Catharpin, VA 20143.

    Seeking desc of Samuel LAWS b c1781 Somerset MD, m Charlotte M RICKARDS/RICARDS/RECORDS. Also Mamie RICKARDS/RICARDS, b1861 Sussex Co, m Horace SUDLER; ch. Sarah, Maude and Lillian. Children ? Marriages ? [96b] - Russ Rickards, P.O. Box 1246, Pioneer CA 95666 - pioneerrus@aol.com http://www2.cdepot.net/~pioneerr/index.htm

    - Wish to correspond concerning Nehemiah LAYTON b. abt 1744 in Sussex? Co, DE d. 12 Dec 1795 in Sussex Co. Known children: Lovy m. a Mr. HIGMAN, Mealy m. a Mr. BRAMBLE, Betty, Sally, Nancy, David, Robert, William & Thomas. Also need data on Mahlon HUDDLESTON of Chester Co, PA before 1840. [97a] - Mary Lou Kuhn, 270 Larkspur Ct., Zionsville, IN 46077-9732.

    Seeking info about Christopher LENDERMAN b. 1773, d.1856, m.Sarah ...; Issue: Isaac m. Mary; Cleb; Lewis; Bulah (sic) m. Joseph H. WELDON; Margaret m 1st William CUMMINGS and 2nd Cloud BUTLER; Kerrenhappach; and Harmon. 95 - Calvin C. Cummins, 5229 N. Santa Monica Blvd., Milwaukee, WI 53217. (414) 332-5886 - - ccummins@execpc.com - http: //www.execpc.com/~ccummins/ccummins.html

    Seeking info on Franklin Edward LEONARD b. 3 Sept 1906 in DE, divorced in Wilmington in 1943. Possible jail/prison time in 1925 or 1926. Moved to CA before 1946. Worked as a golf course landscaper and tree surgeon in CA. [97i] - Gary Taylor, PO Box 431, Kelseyville, CA 95451 - gtaylor@pacific.net

    Seeking parents and other records for Samuel C. LETHERBURY, b. 11 Sep 1809, d. 5 Oct 1878, m. Phebe A. ?. Children: Sallie J. (wife of David M. SMITH) and Samuel C. MORRIS. He was a shoemaker in Dover. [98b] - Russell P. Smith, 901 Parkside Blvd., Claymont, DE 19703. - Smithrp@magpage.com

    Seeking info on family of Henry LEWIS who prob came to KT c1715 from Wales with five sons: David b c1705, Stephen b bef 1714, Evan b bef 1720, Thomas b bef 1720, Daniel b c1725. They may have followed Welsh Tract church through Philadelphia to Merion PA, then to Newark DE and KT. Others of family may have gone on to Sussex Co. - John C. Lewis, 8984 Bayside Drive, Dover, DE 19901-9327.Phone: (302) 736-6621.JackCLewis@aol.com

    Looking for children of William LEWIS and Lydia STANTON who m. late 1700s. Did their dau marry a WAY or a BROOKS? My David Batton WAY (b. 1821 New Castle) m. Mary BROOKS 1850; children (WAY): Sarah Mira (Maria), Annie Mary, David Gammel, Evalena Stanton, Josiah Brooks, William Lewis, Fannie Jane, John Brooks. [97a] - Christine Talbot, 6305 Lee Forest Path, Centreville VA 22020. - RTalbot105@aol.com

    Seeking info on Elijah LIBBY, b. 1780 Sussex Co, m. Celia TULL. Moved c. 1826 to Ohio then Fulton Co., IL. He d. there in 1850. Will exchange any LIBBY/TULL info. [96e] - Robert J. Libby , 809 South 7th Street, Iowa City, Iowa 52240-6205.

    Seeking parents of Jeremiah LLOYD, b. 1783, d. 1831 in Brandywine Hd., m. Susanna TALLEY (dau of Edward TALLEY) 2 May 1805. Children, Samuel, Joseph, Elizabeth, Orpah, Susan, Isaac. Also need info about Je remiah and Susanna's marriage record. Deed to Brandywine property left to his children in 1831, and other info. [98b] - Theresa Lloyd, RD 2 - Box 285E, Pittsfield, PA 16340, phone (814) 563-9783.

    Seeking parents of William L. LOGUE and Margaret Ann SIMMONS who m. 29 Jan 1837 in Cecil Co., MD. Children: Sarah, Lawrence, B. Franklin, William M., Thomas, Zachariah L. and Margarita. Info on children also desired. [98a] - Preston L. Day, 8899 Sheffield Way, Sandy UT 84093.

    - Wish to correspond with people interested in LUFF and MEREDITH families of Kent Co 1770-1810, such as Mispillion Hd neighbors Nathaniel LUFF & Samuel MEREDITH. Three MEREDITH generations were named Nathaniel LUFF MEREDITH and migrated from DE to PA and OH. (95e) William Schultz, 1510 Norvell St, El Cerrito CA 94530-2242.

    Seeking desc of Sarah RICKARDS/RICARDS b. 1807 Sussex Co, m Garrett LUFF, dau. Sarah. John T. JACOBS b c1847 Sussex Co, m.Ellen, ch. Olive, Price, Mary. Eugene Jacobs b.ca.1852 Sussex Co, m. Rachel HATFIELD, ch. Vesta & Everst. [96b] - Russ Rickards, P.O. Box 1246, Pioneer CA 95666 - pioneerrus@aol.com http://www2.cdepot.net/~pioneerr/index.htm

    Searching for the parents of Mary Mahon or Mahan. Born abt 1788 in Kent Co. She married John Benjamin Wells, son of Benjamin Wells jr., on 20 Aug 1813 or 1818 in Kent or Cecil Co., MD. She died betw 1841 and 1849 in Cecil Co., MD. Researching Well(e)s of the Eastern Shore of MD and DE; will exchange family group sheets. [97k] - H. Jack Wells, 520 S. Brevard Ave. #211, Cocoa Beach FL 32931. - HJWells@worldnet.att.net

    Seeking info abt John Henry MANLOVE b. DE 1836, wife Mary b. DE 1836, children John H., Emma, Ella, Robert, Leona, Lillian and Mary, residing in Wilmington in 1880. [97b] - Lorraine Johnson, 1707 Westerly Dr., Brandon FL 33511. - lv2fish@gte.net

    Seeking any info on Henry N. MARVEL b. c. 180 7. Children: William H., Thomas U., David F., Sallie P., Wilbur, Ella M., Edgar, Oscar, Bessie. From Milford area. [96e] - Donna Golden, Rt. 2 Box 1112, Poteet, TX 78065.

    Seeking info on Stephen MARVEL, b. c. 1770 Sussex Co., DE, seventh child of Thomas MARVEL, Jr. and Susannah RODNEY. Thomas MARVEL, Jr. birth in Stepney Parish Register, Somerset Co., MD, Nov 1732, and died Sussex Co., DE. Believe Stephen MARVEL may have moved to Norfolk Co., VA. 95 - Mary Schreck, 635 W. Davies Way, Littleton, CO 80120.

    Seek ancestry of Thomas MASON, b. 1760, Rev. War, Col. Hall's DE Line, 1778-82. m. Mary DAWSON, 1794, d. IN 1846, pension No. 36691. 95 - Charlotte B. Thornquist 7016 27th Ave. N.E., Seattle, WA 98115

    Seeking info on date/ place of death, parents, siblings, descendants, of John S. MASON, a tailor b. 1832/33 DE, m. Hannah M. WHITEKAR 1855, Cumberland Co. N.J. Resided in Dover, DE 1860-188-?. Known children, Dayton W., John H., Viola N., Norman B., and Kate who married Frank BROCKSON 1892 in Phila. PA. Wish to correspond with members of these families 95 - Sallie Kozarski, 5 E. Albertson Ave., Westmont, N.J. 08108-2301.

    Seeking info on George and Elizabeth Wright MATTHEWS, m. 1731 at Nottingham Monthly Meeting, Chester PA. Also info about Samuel and Mary (BANCROFT) HEALD, George and Elizabeth (DUCK) HARLAN, James and Elizabeth LAUGHLIN. 95 Joyce Scogins, P.O. Box 655, New Caney, TX 77357

    Seeking parents and siblings of John S. MATTHEWS, b. 1810 New Castle Co., m. Susanna L. STEWARD/ STEWART 24 Feb 1836 at New Castle. He d. Kent Co., MD 4 Nov 1873, bur Old Drawers Cem, Odessa, lived Kennedyville MD. Was member M.P. Church. Son Stewart b. DE 14 Dec 1840, m. Henrietta SUTTON 1869. [98b] - William B. Matthews, 23371 Blue Water Circle, C-325, Boca Raton, FL 33433-7050.

    Seeking info on my 3-gr grandmother, Susanna WHITE or BLACK, wife of Capt. David MAXWELL (Revolutionary War) b. 19 Jun 1750 Dover. They m. 6 Jun 1774 Dover. Susanna d. 9 Oc t 1792 Mispillion Hd. [96c] - Betty J. Haught, 116 Euclid Avenue, Clarksburg, WV 26301.

    Seeking info on William Wesley McBRIDE b. abt 1892 DE, d. Folly Beach, SC 1971. Was my grandfather. He had two daughters, Caryl McBride and Barbara McBride. [98b] - Suzanne DeBolt - mdebolt@soback.kornet.nm.kr

    Seeking info about Thomas McBRIDE b 6 Dec 1797/9 and d 31 Dec 1856/8, m to Jane Anna BIRD about 1824. Was a teamster and farmer. Lived Brandywine Hd Father of 10 children. 95 - Neila Rohan, Box 91, Everly, IA 51338.

    Searching for the ancestors of Leah McBRIDE, b. 22 Sep 1779, m. Samuel GORDY abt 1800 Worcester Co, MD (?). Leah d. 3 Jul 1816 in Worcester Co, MD. [98c] - Iva Thompson, 200 Blakeslee St., #117, Bristol, CT 06010. - Sallay@aol.com

    Elizabeth MCCABE, b. abt 1795, m. Samuel LEE abt 1815-6 in Wilmington, dau of William MCCABE of Wilmington? In 1817 they moved to Harrison Co, Western VA, later purchased from James LEA. Any connection between Samuel Lee and the James Lea family? [98c] - Dr. Dorothy Ward, 7541 Clementine Way, Orlando, FL 32819, phone (407) 352-2757.

    Wish to correspond with descendants of Catherine Kane McCLOSKEY (husband's name probably Michael). Came to U.S. abt 1842, located in Wilmington with 8 of 9 sons. Son Charles organized McCLOSKEY Brothers Builders c. 1853 with brothers Francis, David, John, Peter A. and Joseph A. Other brothers: James, Richard A., and Michael. I am descendant of Charles. [96d] - Nancy Johnston Collier, 987 Putnam Blvd., Wallingford, PA 19086. - nancyc@craftech.com

    Can anyone tell me if Bryan and Archbold McDONALD McDONALD (sic) were related? They were in DE in the 1600's and very early 1700's. Will exchange. 95 Barbara J. Moore, Route 12 Box 378, New Braunfels, TX 78132.

    Seeking info on family of James MCDOWELL from Londonderry IRE c1780 and settled in New Castle DE with two brothers, Andrew and Alexander. James m c1803 Margaret SMITH and d Newport DE. They had James & William b 30 May 1804 who m 15 Sep 1825 Hanna COULTER and had 11 children: James b 23 Mar 1828, William Henry b 1 Sep 1829, John C b 6 Feb 1831, Alexander b 7 Feb 1834, GeorgeWashington b 26 Jul 1842. - John C. Lewis, 8984 Bayside Drive, Dover, DE 19901-9327.Phone: (302) 736-6621. - JackCLewis@aol.com

    Searching for info on Thomas A. McGEE b. c. 1827 DE. Who are his siblings and parents? Known to be in Sangamon Co., IL by 1842. [98a] - Trisha Head Cobb, Rt. 3 Box 110, Perkins, OK 74059, phone (918) 374-2723.

    Seeking ancestry of Elizabeth McHENRY b. 16 Jun 1799, d. 24 Oct 1884, m. 16 Aug 1823 Charles McDONALD b. 15 Aug 1797, d. 23 Dec 1843. Also seeking ancestry of Margaret SMITH b. 13 Jul 1826, d. 4 Jul 1914, m. 2 Jan 1851 John Cunnigham McDONALD b. 31 Dec 1827, d. 5 Aug 1906. All resided in Chester Co., PA and buried in Old St. John's Episcopal Cemetery, State Road, near Kelton, Chester Co., PA. [97i] - Marie Godfrey, 901 Lafayette Road, Newark, DE 19711, phone (302) 731-5204 - don.godfrey.bvtm@statefarm.com

    Seeking information on John McILVAIN of Sussex Co who m. Lydia WILSON 4 Jul 1815 at Lewes Presbyterian Church. Father may have been Benjamin McILVAIN, b. abt 1755, d. 29 Sept 1847. [97a] - Donald L. McIlvain Jr., RD 4 Box 214A, Milford, DE 19963. - ItIsTheMac@aol.com

    Who was Frances? aka "Fanny" or "Phannie" c 1730-1787, of Ind. River, Hd. Sussex Co, DE. REWARD $25.00 FOR RECORD OF HER MAIDEN NAME. She m; 1st James McILVAINE, DE Assemblyman & landowner, who d in 1754 after siring 8 children. She 2nd m Cornelius STOCKLEY, blacksmith, in 1761 who d in 1771 after siring 4 children. She 3rd m Joseph AYDELOT, tailor c 1783. She d in 1787 but estate was not settled until 1794 by Woodman STOCKLEY JR. Believe she may have been a WILTBANK. [96b] - H.W. "Hank" Stockley, PO Box 17493, Memphis, TN 38187. - HANKRETD@aol.com

    Need info on parents and wives of Thomas Fooks MESSICK. Thomas was b 1821 and d 1863. He was living in Broad Creek Hd., Sussex Co in 1860. m 1st Sarah DAUGHTERS in 1844, m 2nd Mary (maiden name unknown) TAYLOR in 1849. Mary's first marriage, children: Sarah E. and Mary Jane. Evidence indicates Thomas probably was not related to Fooks family, but parents were probably a neighbor of Thomas FOOKS of Broad Creek Hd. Sussex Co. Nearby MESSICKS were descendants of Covington and John MESSICK, both sons of Isaac, but can find no links between Thomas and any of them. 95 - Charles L. Hill, 130 Topsfield Rd, Ipswich, MA 01938.

    William b 1795 Sussex Co m Hester Figgs, Melsons MD. Could he be orphan of James (d 1798) and Mary (James) MIDDLETON who d 1797? - [96a] - Mrs. Judie (Middleton, Satterwhite) Balacke, 3707 Williamsburg Rd, Richmond VA 23231-2521 - TDJF98A@Prodigy.com

    Seeking info on Campbell or Camel MILLER, m. Sarah DURBOROW, b. abt 1740-1742 in Kent Co, dau of Hugh and Elizabeth Brinckle DURBOROW (in Elizabeth's will). [98b] - Maurine Doyle, 19026 N 76th Ave, Glendale, AZ 85308-8300.

    Seeking the names and vital records of the parents of (1) Jonathan MILMAN/MILLMAN who was born in Sussex Co. 1782 and (2) Robert M. SMITH who was born in Sussex Co. in 1800. [96c] - Silver F. SMITH, 14450 Red Rock Ln, Prather CA 93651 - oakvur@ix.netcom.com

    Seeking records of parents and siblings of Michael Milman (d. 1781/2) in Cedar Creek Hd, Sussex Co. [97a], - Silver F. Smith, 14450 Red Rock Lane, Prather, CA 93651. - oakvur@ix.netcom.com

    Seeking info on parents and siblings of Alexander MITTEN b. 14 Mar. 1784, d. 29 Jun. 1864, m. before 1811 Sarah (Sallie) M. WILLIS, b. 29 Dec. 1786, d. 7 Nov. 1837. Lived Fork Landing, Milford Hd., Kent Co., DE? Alexander's parents pos. James and Catherine (FLEMING) MITTEN. Alexander had nine children, eldest Mathew F. b. 15 Sep 1812, d. 11 Jan. 1894, m. 24 Dec. 1839. Mary B. CULLEN, b. 17 Feb. 1818, d. 6 Jan. 1894. Lived Milford Hd., DE 95 - Robert S. Mitten, 15622 NE 15th St #4, Bellevue WA 98008, (206)-747-8211.

    Seeking parents of John T. and Matilda J. MOODY. John was b c1815 MD (prob Cecil/Kent Co) and died c1893 Wilmington. Matilda b MD, d aft 1880, probably in Wilmington. Married c1838. Taxed from 1841 to 1867 in 4th dist. Cecil Co, but 1860 U.S. census in Wilmington. May have been in Juniata Co PA in 1870, but in Wilmington in 1880. Was Isaac MOODY (bur 25 May 1900 Mt Salem Methodist), husband of Sarah STANTON, related to John T. MOODY? [96b] Thomas P. Doherty, 3321 N Rockfield Dr, Devonshire, Wilmington DE 19810-3238, (302)-478-4758 tdoherty@magpage.com

    Searching for info on Henry MOOR b. bef 1725, of Bombay Hook (then in New Castle Co) and 'Fast Landing' (in Kent Co). His will, made in New Castle Co and probated in Kent Co 5 Oct 1751, was witnessed by Heneritta MOOR, Jacob ALLEE and Thomas CAHOON. Was Elizabeth SHAW the wife of Henry MOOR? As his widow she m. Isaac SAPP. [97] - Robert Cooper Moor - Delaware@usa.net

    Need info on ancestors of Joshua MOORE, m. Phyllis TAYLOR. Joshua b. Mar 30, 1753, Sussex Co. Phyllis b. 12 Feb 1754. [96d] - Elizabeth Sawyer, 520 Fulton Green Rd. Lakeland, FL 33809.

    Seeking ancestors of Joshua MOORE m. Phyllis TAYLOR. Joshua b. 30 Mar 1753, Sussex, DE. m. Phyllis b. 12 Feb 1754. [96d] - Elizabeth Sawyer, 520 Fulton Green Rd. Lakeland, FL 33809. - Phieli@aol.com

    Need proof of origin and parents of Jesse MORRIS, b. 1790 or 1793, m. 28 Aug 1813 Mary CLOUDS, d. 16 Feb 1847, bur. Chesterville Cemetery, Kent Co, MD. [97i] - Anne G. Copley, 1610 Yeatmans Mill Rd., Newark, DE 19711-2318.

    Looking for info regarding Penrose Jones MURPHY, his family and descendants. His descendants may have lived in the Wilmington area in 1800s. Wife was Elizabeth. Children were: Harry Parker, William, Lloyd, Albert, Mary, Sarah, Joanna and Georg e. He was a clothing cutter. [98c] - Joyce White, 2615 Crossgates Dr., Wilmington, DE 19808, phone (302) 994-1550. - kelsey@magpage.com

    Looking for info about Miles Zachariah MURPHY, his family and descendants. His descendants lived in the Wilmington area in 1800s. Wife was Elizabeth CAIN. Children were: Louise, Miles, Anna Hyolings, John G., James W., Frank J. and Elsie. He was a blacksmith and carriage finisher. [98c] - Joyce White, 2615 Crossgates Dr., Wilmington, DE 19808, phone (302) 994-1550. - kelsey@magpage.com

    Need info regarding Patrick Miles MURPHY family and descendants who lived in the Wilmington and Philadelphia area in 1800s. Children include: Miles Zachariah, Penrose Jones, Zachary Taylor and William. Wife was Ann SMITH. Patrick was a ward of John HAMILTON in 1828 and was an apprentice of Samuel McGRATH where he became a tailor. [98c] - Joyce White, 2615 Crossgates Dr., Wilmington, DE 19808, phone (302) 994-1550. - kelsey@magpage.com

    Seeking info on my grandfather Francis Murray and his parents, b. abt 1867 in Laurel, Sussex Co., m. Harriet Twyford BAGWELL abt 1908-1910. [98b] - Douglas Phillips, Jr., PO Box 772, Culpeper, VA 22701, phone (540) 829-0022. - ninety9dp@aol.com

    Seeking info on Joseph G. MURRAY b. 1844 (probably in Roxanna, Sussex Co.) d. abt 1886, bur Roxanna, m. Nancy J. LYNCH b. 28 Jul 1835, d. 18 Mar 1911 bur Roxanna. Children: James K. m. Estelle Florence EVANS; J. Arters; Martha A.; maybe Sally. All b. DE. [98b] - Elizabeth G. Murray Cox, 1905 Dewey Rd., Hornell, NY 14843-1920.

    Seeking info on James A. MURRAY and Frances A. MULSKA. Both b. and raised in Wilmington, b. 1908 and 1907 respectively, m. about 1927 and d. 1935 and 1967 respectively. Any info appreciated. [97a] - Frank B. Ingraham Jr., 44 Willow Creek Lane, Newark, DE 19711-3422.

    Looking for the parents of John NOBLE b. 1762 Sussex Co. He joined the DE Line during the Revolutionary War and fought in the battle of Camden. The battle was lost and John was captured and sent to NY as a prisoner. There he met and married his wife Jemima PURDY 17 Oct 1783. John was granted land in Calais, ME where he and his wife settled and had two sons, John b. 1788 and Nicholas b. 1797. [97a] - Thomas W. Bentum PO Box 313, Fairfield, ME 04937-0313, phone (207) 453-6263. - 2096850@bob.com

    Looking for ancestors of Thomas NOCK who m. Sarah EYRE abt 1705. Was father of Patience NOCK. Lived in Kent Co. [98b] - Louise Barker, 389 Washington St., Winchester, MA 01890.

    Seeking information about the NUTTER family in 17th, 18th and 19th century DE, in Bridgeville and Dublin Hill in the N.W. Fork Hundred and in Cedar Creek Hundred. [97] - Dave Nutter - dnutter@prodigy.net

    Need info on Charles Henry OLIPHANT b. Philadelphia 1838, d. Brandywine Hd 1913; m. in Chester City, PA 1866 to Mary Jane RUSSELL born abt 1841 Media, PA, d. 1918 Wilmington, DE. Charles' mother Annie (or Ann E) LAYTON. Charles served in Civil War at Gettysburg and Petersburg. Charles and Mary Jane had 12 children, 5 lived to maturity: Eber B. m. Ida DAVIDSON had dau Lillian Mae who m. William McAFEE Jr.; Wilmer H. moved to Rochester, NY 1942; Nellie K. m. Martin HENDRICK, lived in Wilmington, DE; John R. m. Clara BECK, moved to California 1942; Alphonso Kirk married Bertha Hannah TALLEY 1898 (my grandparents). [97] - Frances Oliphant Allmond, 104 Rowland Park Boulevard, Wilmington, DE 19803, phone (302) 762-2281. - FPZK03A@prodigy.com (0 is the number, not letter)

    Seeking info on ancestors and siblings of John OREN, b. 10 Jun. 1765, York Co., PA; d. 1845 Clinton Co. Ohio; m. 1st Ruth FRAZIER 2nd Lydia LADD. John was the son of Joseph and Abigail (KIRK) OREN, who were married 11 Dec. 1754, Old Swedes, Wilmington, DE 95 Alice V. Ross, 1940 Page Ave., Orlando, FL 32806-4953.

    Seeking parents and siblings of Joseph OREN m Abigail KIRK, 1 1 Dec 1754, Old Swedes Ch., Wilmington, DE. Moved to York Co., PA. May have had ten children. Known children were Joseph, John and Jesse. [96b]Alice Ross, 1940 Page Ave., Orlando FL 32806-4953

    Seeking parents, wife, children, dates of birth, death, marriage of Bennett OZIER found in 1810 census in Christiana Hd, New Castle Co. Also seeking same info on Christian Ozier found in same census. [98c] - Mary Virginia Ozier, 701 NW Arlington, Lawton, OK 73507-6830.

    Seeking parents of Rachel OZIER who m. Thomas DAVIS 7 Apr 1732 in St. Stephen's Parish, Cecil Co, MD. When/where was Rachel born? Did she have any siblings? [98c] - Mary Virginia Ozier, 701 NW Arlington, Lawton, OK 73507-6830.

    Seeking info for William OZIER of New Castle Co. Marriage bond to Elizabeth DRUMMOND dated 12 Mar 1818. William was a private in Barker's 4th Infantry in War of 1812. Received notice of IL Bounty Lands patent dated 17 Oct 1817, warrant #5626 delivered 20 Oct 1817 to William Ozier, New Castle. Who were his parents, children? Need date and place of birth and death. [98c] - Mary Virginia Ozier, 701 NW Arlington, Lawton, OK 73507-6830.

    Seeking children of Theodore PARKS and his wife Francina BOOTH of Kent Co, each d. there in the 1750s. Did they have a daughter who m Seth CATLIN? Francina (sometimes called Frances) was the daughter of Joseph and Mary (ROBINSON) BOOTH Jr. Mary (ROBINSON) married as her second husband George MORGAN of Murderkill Hd whose nephew, George MORGAN Jr., m. Mary's daughter (by her first husband, Joseph BOOTH), Anna BOOTH. [97i] - Gary E. Young, 128 S. Commerce, Centreville, MD 21617 - gyoung@crosslink.net

    Desire correspondence with anyone having PEPPER not connected to Eli PEPPER. Need info Issachar PEPPER b 1776 DE, d 1852 OH, w Catherine. Who was Henry PEPPER, d 1877 Sussex Co - [96a] - Marguerite Moore, 7730 Emerson Ave, Los Angeles CA 90045-1117 - fredmo@ix.netcom.com

    Are there any descendants of George WELDIN 1796-1850 of Blue Ball, who have any kind of info to share on George's wife, Beulah Ann PETTIT and her birth family? Both WELDIN and PETTIT families buried at Newark Union Cemetery in Brandywine Hd. Beulah said to have been born or raised on Bread and Cheese Island in DE. Any clarification of that locale? Five children of George and Beulah m into families of TODD, HARRIOTT, and TALLEY, and there were at least 26 grandchildren of these linesE, all in the Wilmington area. 95 - Nita Groh, 21350 Burkhart Dr., Port Charlotte, FL 33952-4427.

    Seeking info on my grandfather Francis Murray PHILLIPS b. 1867 Laurel, Sussex Co, m. Harriet Twyford BAGWELL abt 1908-1910; also info on his parents. His father/mother appear in 1870 census in Sussex Co listed as G.B. Phillips and wife Georgia with children Ruth, Francis, Georgia G, child initialed G.N.P. and Jessie. They disappear from 1880 census and did not show in 1860 census. [98c] - Douglas Wise Phillips Jr., P.O. Box 772, Culpepper, VA 22701, phone (540) 829-2200. - phillipsdw@erols.com

    Where exactly in Smyrna was the Southern Boarding School for 12 year old girls? (like Ann PLEASANT of Dover in 1805) (95e) Francis Raughley, 2112 Foulk Rd., Wilmington DE 19810.

    Seeking parents of Richard POOL b. 1813/15 d. 1896, lived and died in Delaware Co, PA and New Castle Co, DE. First wife Sarah Ann BROWN; children Millard Taylor POOLE, William H. POOLE and Sarah POOLE WEBB. Second wife Lydia H. Miller REMINGTON. Have info on Thomas (1784-1836) and Elizabeth POOL (1786-1870), but cannot prove any relationship to Richard. [97a] - Mary L. Poole, 2151 Brandywood Dr., Wilmington DE 19810, phone (302) 475-4326.

    Seeking info about George POWELL late 1600s. Wife Anne. Known descendants: John; Thomas, James, Mary m. BURROSS?, Jane m. JONES?, Judith, Rachel and Elizabeth. Elizabeth was b. 1690 Queen Anne's Co, MD, m. John LONG son of David and Mary. Elizabeth and John Long had children David, Mary, Elizabeth and John. [98c] - Barbara Long Emery. - HyBy@willard-oh.com

    Seeking any info on William PUSEY f rom Seaford/Laurel area and his son James, a farmer from Broadkill Beach area, Sussex Co. James m. Mary LITTLETON; he d. in 1935. [96e] - Marie Godfrey, 901 Lafayette Rd., Newark, DE 19711. (302) 731-5204.

    Need info about Peter QUILLEN b. Jun. 14, 1810, m. Lucy TRUITT 1831, d. Jun. 30, 1877, buried Ocean View, DE. (Believe he came from Northern Ireland) 95 - Barbara Dougherty, 33 Du Vall Ct., Wilmington. DE 19808. (302)999-7860

    Seeking info about Mary RALPH b. 14 Sep 1813, d. 17 Oct in year unknown, m. 18 Feb 1834 William ELLIS b. 29 Mar 1813, d. 17 Jan 1891, Sussex Co (son of William Ellis and Amy PRITCHETT). Two of the younger William's brothers also married women with surname of Ralph; George m. Charlotte, Stephen m. Sarah. William and Mary's niece, Amy Ann Ellis (dau of Joseph ELLIS) m. George RALPH. [98c] - Ken Sturgis, 182 E. 4th St., New Castle, DE 19720, phone (302) 325-1762.

    Seeking desc of Nutter and Elizabeth REDDEN RATCLIFF He d 1875 in Sussex. Known children: James, William, Rachel & Eliza. 95 - Robert J. Redden, 17 Fremont Rd, Newark, DE 19711. - DelawBob@aol.com

    Seeking parents of: 1. William RATCLIFF/RADCLIFF/RACLIFF (m. Nicey Messick) d. Jan 1801, Sussex Co.; 2. Jacob INGRAM, Sr. d. Aug 1752, Sussex Co., m. wife Charity between 1728-38 Sussex Co.; 3. William CARLISLE, Sr. d. May 24, 1788, Sussex Co.; 4. Peter Dickerson, d. 1841-42 Sussex Co., m. Sarah TOWNSEND also Sussex Co. [96c] - Robbie Snowdon, 707 Greenwood Rd., Wilmington, DE 19807.

    Seeking parents/siblings of William RATCLIFF/RACLIF m. Nicey MESSICK. He lived in Cedar Creek and Nanticoke Hds, Sussex Co and d. Jan 1800. [97c] - Robbie Snowdon, 707 Greenwood Rd., Wilmington DE 19807. - aldw@msn.com

    Need ancestors of William RATCLIFF, d. abt 1800 Sussex Co. Wife Nicey MESSICK, dau of George d. abt 1781 and Patience MESSICK. George, son of Isaac d. abt 1779? Isaac, son of Obadiah MESSICK d. abt 1773 [98b] - Ronald Brennan, 209 Ridge Hill Drive, Highland Heights, KY 41076-1634. - Downyne@aol.com

    Seeking parents and siblings of John REECE/REES/REESE, b 1734, d 1796 Mill Creek Hd. Wife Jane-----? Children: John m Susannah HOGNER/HOGMORE, Elizabeth WALKER, Rachel STROUD, David, Thomas, Joshua, and Reece. Was Mary REECE, wife of Jeremiah SPRINGER their daughter? [96b] - Alice Ross, 1940 Page Ave., Orlando FL 32806-4953

    Seeking info on parents and birth place of Stephen REDDEN, d 1800 Sussex Co, known to have lived & owned land Somerset Co MD 1770-1779 and Sussex Co 1779-1800. - [96a] Robert J Redden 17 Fremont Rd. Newark DE 19711. - DelawBob@aol.com

    Seek info from anyone who can offer evidence or a theory of the connection between Stephen REDDEN b. c. 1745 Somerset Co, d. 1800 Sussex Co, and Peter, Nehemiah and Stephen REDDEN of Worcester Co, MD. [97i] - Bob Redden, 17 Fremont RD Newark, DE 19711. - DelawBob@aol.com

    Seeking desc. of William REDDEN, son of Stephen, b 1776 Somerset MD, lived Sussex DE 1779 to c1822. Issue: William, Nehemiah, Sally & Mary; all d aft 1854.Robert J. Redden, 17 Fremont Rd, Newark, DE 19711 - DelawBob@aol.com

    Seeking desc of John REDDEN, b 1805 son of James and Mary (DEPUTY), d 1897 DE, m Elizabeth WATSON. Known children: Eliza, m George E GRIFFITH; Catherine, m Thomas WILSON; Caroline, never married & John W, m Mary WELCH. - Robert J. Redden, 17 Fremont Rd, Newark, DE 19711 - DelawBob@aol.com

    Seeking desc of John W REDDEN, b 1838, d c1883 DE, m Mary WELCH 1859; known children: Mary & Annie. - Robert J. Redden, 17 Fremont Rd, Newark, DE 19711 DelawBob@aol.com

    Seeking desc of Wilber REDDEN, b 1852 DE son of Theopolis & Sarah (RUST). James B R POWELL was his guardian. - Robert J. Redden, 17 Fremont Rd, Newark, DE 19711 - DelawBob@aol.com

    Seeking the father of John REECE, the millwright of Mill Creek Hd., d. c1797. Was it John REECE or Reece REECE? Did both have sons named John? Who was Jane, the wife of John REECE, the millwright? Is anyone working on the John REECE or Elizabeth BALL line? I will be happy to exchange info. [96d] - Martha Reece Fulton, 428 College Ave., Lincoln, IL 62656.

    Seeking info on ancestors and children of John REECE/REES/REESE, b. ca. 1770 New Castle Co., DE; d. Miami Co., Ohio; m. Susannah HOGNER/HOGMORE 24 July 1806 New Castle Co., DE. John REECE was the son of John (1734-1796) and Jane (1733-1803) REECE of New Castle Co. DE. Known children of John and Susannah REECE are John (1809-1902),George (1811-1896), and Thomas (1814-1877) 95 - Alice V. Ross, 1940 Page Ave., Orlando, FL 32806-4953.

  • REED
    Seeking info on Hugh REED of Chester Co, PA, b. 1745, moved to MD and married Juanita, dau of John Carman. Believe Hugh may descend from DE Reeds. [98c] - Hank Stockley, PO Box 17493, Memphis, TN 38187, phone (901) 763-1335. - hwstockley@worldnet.att.net

    Seeking spouse and parents of William REYNOLDS of Kent Co. who accidentally drowned in the Smyrna Creek c. 1818. He left wife and 3 children: John, William and Aaron. [97i] - Cheryl S. Markiewicz, 31 Pine Grove Lane, Hockessin, DE 19707 - CheShannon@aol.com

    Need info on Nathaniel REYNOLDS, d. abt 1813. Children: John m. Sarah, Lydia m. Elisha FREEMAN Jr., Benjamin and Nathaniel. John b. 1755, d. 1833 New Castle Co., d. in Shelby Co., IN. Son Thomas, b. 1772, d. 1857 in Fairfield Co., OH. with land in DE. Dau Elinora Reynolds, b. 1812, d. 1888 Perry Co., OH, m. William GARRISON in 1837 in Perry Co., OH. [98b] - Given Garrison, 2222 Coolidge DR., Dayton, OH 45419-2563, phone (937) 299-2194. - gjbarri@aol.com

    Need relationship among: Joseph RICHARDS, d. abt 1792 Sussex Co. John RICHARDS was the executor, and he subsequently died in 1804. Aves RICHARDS and Manlove CARLISLE posted bond for both of these men. [98b] - Harvey W.Grimes, 620 North Main St., Niles, OH. 44446-5135. - HGrimes570@aol.com

    Seeking parents of Aves RICHARDS m. Sylvester SMITH abt 1805, Sussex Co. They migrated to Washington Co., PA bef 1810. [98b] - Harvey W.Grimes, 620 North Main St., Niles, OH. 44446-5135. - HGrimes570@aol.com

    Seeking info on David RIGGIN/RIGGINS, b. c 1762-65. Father poss. Charles RIGGIN Jr. Mother poss. Rachel COTTINGHAM. Known to have lived and d. (?) in Worcester Co., MD David, b. Worcester Co, MD or Broad Creek Hd, Sussex Co. m. c 1777-8 to Priscilla ODEN/OUTEN/OUTTEN - where? Son, Thomas b. DE 1779. Broad Creek? Other children? [96c] - Donna Riggin Andres, N 703 King James Lane, Liberty Lake, WA 99019. (509)255-6119.

    Need births, deaths, marriage and parents of Jane ROBINSON b. DE?, d. 1771-1786 Dorchester Co, MD; m. c. 1750 Samuel BUSICK b. c. 1719/1720 Dorchester Co, MD. They sold their plantation in Dorchester Co, MD to John ROBINSON of Sussex Co DE. Was John ROBINSON her brother? (How I hope to hear from one of the members that we are cousins.) [96e] - Gail Vanderhoof 1411 S. San Carla, Green Valley, AZ 85614.

    Seeking info on William Sadler. He was mayor of Delaware City in the early 1900s, and his son-in-law Willard T. Smith and grandson William Smith also served as mayors at one time. [97k] - Judy Gambill and Pat Ellingwood, 821 W. Yucca, Clovis NM 88101. - lol@etsc.net

    Need info and documentation for Levi SALMON b. 1740 Georgetown, DE who m. Basha; son Levi SALMON b. 19 Aug 1772, also in Georgetown, m. Sarah GRICE about 1800 in Guernsey, OH. [95] - Diana Kincaid, Box 317, Ione, OR 97843, phone (503) 422-7152.

    Need any info on parents and grandparents of Levi SALMON b. 1772 Sussex Co, d. 1854 Vinton Co, OH, m. Sarah GRICE. [97a] - Phil Miller, 2508 Wayne St., Bellevue, NE 68005. - miller@ehb.esu3.k12.ne.us

  • SAPP
    What is the connection of James SAPP, b.c. 1794 in Stokes Co. NC, to the SAPP families of Delaware? Is it with Isaac SAPP of Sussex Co? 95 - Barbara White, 273 S. Dillwyn Rd., Newark, DE 19711-5549.

  • SAPP
    Seeking info about William Sapp and Sarah Thomas Sapp, parents of Sarah Jane (Sapp) Campbell. Sarah Jane Sapp was born in Kent Co. in Jan 1853 or Jan 1860 and m. James Campbell on 1 Sep 1879. [98b] - Marie Walls, 2716 Keswick Court, Wilmington, DE 19808 - PaMaWalls@aol.com

    Seeking info on Joseph Saring b. 1807 in PA, wife Sarah A. b. 1803 in Wilmington, sons Samuel b. 1830, Joseph b. 1832, Jacob b. 1839, dau Sarah b. 1836, Barbara b. 1837, Mary E. b. 1841 in Wilmington. [96c] - Charlotte Burkett P.O. Box 28183 San Jose, CA 95159-8183.

    Seeking info on Henry Saring b. Dec 1864 in Wilmington, married 1891 to Lenora M. VanFossen b. Jan 1862 in Wilmington. [96c] - Charlotte Burkett P.O. Box 28183 San Jose, CA 95159-8183.

    Seeking parents of Matilda SATERFIELD (Spelling uncertain)? b. 13 Sep. 1836. She m. James WILLEY 30 Sep. 1856. They lived in Sussex or Kent Co. DE 95- William S. West, 3722 Ednor Road, Baltimore MD 21218-2049 - wswest@erols.com

    Looking for information on John A. and Catherine SAYERS, parents of George W. Sayers, who m. Sarah Jane HARTRANFT. Believe they lived in Salem Co, NJ around Penns Grove. [98c] - S.A. Sylvester, Colonial Village N. 2-22 Moores Lane, New Castle, DE 19720.

    Seeking any information on Shadrach SCARLETT b. abt 1693 Chester, PA, m. 1717 West Chester, Chester, PA d. bef 1740 West Chester, Chester, PA, spouse Phoebe BOWATER, b. 7 Nov 1697, West Chester, Chester, PA d. after 1741 West Chester, Chester, PA. [96] - Ben Reynolds, Box 8072, Longview, TX 75607, phone (903) 757 8474. - bensbooks@worldnet.att.net

    Seeking info on James SCHEE b. 5 Dec 1805 Switzerland, educated in Genoa, Italy where he met and married an American, Harriett SAPP b. 14 Feb 1806, d. 15 Sep 1890. They came to America and were parents of John M. SCHEE b. 11 Apr 1828 who m. Elizabeth Ellen THOMPSON 25 Aug 1851. John M. Schee served in the Civil War. [97i] - Bill/Shirley Martin; 897 Jose Chapel Rd., Monticello AR 71655. - bmartins@seark.net

    Seeking info on ancestry of immigrant Wilmingtonians Wilhelm (William) SCHNEIDER (tailor, d. 1905) and wife Helene (nee KEMP [?], d. 1901). Children included Anna M. (m. Joseph B. LANGE), Mary, Harry R. (m. Elsie Jane GOLT), Maria Catharina (m. Frank R. NEVILLE), Rosina Helena, Lawrence F. (m. Hattie M. ENNIS). [97c] - Joseph B Neville, Jr., 5232 Midway Court, Woodbridge, VA 22193-4421, phone (703) 590-1037.

    Seeking info on parents/grand parents/siblings of Samuel SCOTT b. 26 Mar 1804 DE, d. 1870 NewCastle Co. Also need maiden name and parents of his wife Abigail. [97i] - Howard M. Bock, 18 Pinedale Rd., Newark, DE 19711, phone (302) 368-3131.

    Seeking info about a SCOTT family. James H. SCOTT m. Amanda E. HAMMOND Jul. 4, 1890. Lewis M. SCOTT b. Oct. 1885 m. 1906 Dorie E. SPICER. 95 Helen Cahall, 411 Oak Hill School Rd., Townsend, DE 19734. - helen@bellatlantic.net

    Seeking any info about Lewis M. SCOTT, b. 1885, m. to Dori Spicer in 1906. She may have died and he may have married Ida KEMP, but no document has been found. The cem. records show that a stillborn baby was buried on Oct. 15, 1926. The mother was Ida KEMP and the father was Lewis M. Scott. 95 - Helen Cahall, 411 Oak Hill School Rd., Townsend DE 19734. - helen@bellatlantic.net

    Seek info/exchange about this family of Kent Co., DE and Kent, Queen Anne's, and Caroline Co's., MD. Need maiden name of Susannah, first wife of Thomas SEWARD, who died in Queen Anne's Co., MD in 1761. 95H. Martin Soward, III, 5215 Dove Nest, S an Antonio, TX 78250-4708.

    Jesse SHERWOOD, b. abt 1765, Talbot [Caroline] Co, MD d. 25 Aug 1861 Petersburg-Willow Grove, DE. He m. "Fannie" CARROW 1794, Kent Co., DE. Children were: 1. Mary b. 10 Mar 1796; 2. John b. 05 July 1798 [He m. Margaret HALL, 04 Dec 1823, Willow Grove, DE] d. 26 Mar 1861; 3. Jesse II b. 25 Jul 1801 m. Ann (?) d. 24 Jun 1854; 4. Timothy b. 20 Dec 1805 d. 29 Oct 1806. Who were the parents of Jesse SHERWOOD? What was Jesse II's wife's surname? And of course, any additional information that you mat have on this family will be glady accepted! [96c] - Robert Cooper Moor, P.O. Box 5, Hockessin DE 19707-0005, (302)-239-1717. - Delaware@usa.net

    Seeking info about this family in Chester Co. PA, particularly non-Quaker church records, bef 1790. (95e) - William W. Shugarts, Jr., 1608 Windybush Rd, Wilmington DE 19810-4438. w.shugarts@genie.geis.com

    Seek info on William Kauffman SIEGRIST b. 1834 PA, d. 1907 Wilmington, DE. Had grocery store. Nine children: Arthur, Mary GEYER, Emma Balser SPARKS, Laura STOUFFER, Daniel, Ernest, Bessie HOFFMAN, Frederick, Frank. [97a] - Janice Carper, 4918 Sudley Rd., Catharpin, VA 20143-1224.

    Seeking origin of the John SLICER family of Orwell, Rutland Co VT in 1800 and Trois Rivieres Quebec in 1806. Were they of Cecil Co MD? - Thomas P. Doherty, 3321 N Rockfield Dr, Devonshire, Wilmington DE 19810-3238 - tdoherty@magpage.com

    Seeking records of parents and siblings of William Smith Sr. (d. 1847) and wife Mary (d. 1861) both of Broadkiln Hd, Sussex Co. [97a] - Silver F. Smith, 14450 Red Rock Lane, Prather, CA 93651. - oakvur@ix.netcom.com

    Seeking records of wife, parents and siblings of Job Smith Sr. (d. 1798) in Cedar Creek Hd, Sussex Co. [97a] - Silver F. Smith, 14450 Red Rock Lane, Prather, CA 93651. - oakvur@ix.netcom.com

    < i>Need info on David M. Smith (esp. parents), b. 1800, d. 1872?, m. Ann Mason, 1821, sons: John and David. Was constable for Kent Co. in the 1840s and '50s. - Russ Smith, 901 Parkside Blvd., Claymont, DE 19703, phone (302) 798-0567 - SmithRP@magpage.com

    Seek Scottish roots of James SMITH (b. 1790, possibly New Castle Co.; his probable son Robert L. SMITH (b. 1817 PA), steamboat steward/pilot, Ohio River. Both in Pittsburgh, PA, 1850. May be related to FIFE, PROSSER (Welsh), EMORY, McBEATH, WITHEROW, WALKER and PLANKINTON families. [98b] - Peggy Zemens, 5646 Carlos Ave., Richmond, CA 94804. - pzemens@yahoo.com

    Seeking info about David Nutter SMITH. I'm a direct descendant of David Nutter SMITH 1st. He had a son, David Nutter SMITH 2nd, but I am descended through another son: John Wesley SMITH. David Nutter SMITH 1st was b. 1826, lived in Queen Annes Co., MD and was a grocer. He m. Marietta DOWNES, b. 1838 Queen Annes Co., MD. [98b] - Dorothy M. Waller, 42 Henlopen Gardens, Lewes, DE, phone (302) 645-5308.

    Seeking records of parents and siblings of Nancy Smith, wife of Elisha EVANS who lived in Sussex Co. Elisha died in 1836 in Sussex Co. [97a] - Silver F. Smith, 14450 Red Rock Lane, Prather, CA 93651. - oakvur@ix.netcom.com

  • SNOW
    Seeking info on Elisha Snow (1686-1752) of Duck Creek; grandson of Nicholas and Constance Hopkins Snow. Any information appreciated. - [96a] - Patricia Hensinger, 1225 Barnesdale Court, Woodbury NJ 08096. - PatGene@aol.com

    Seeking info about John Merritt SPARKS, b. 1818 in MD, also his parents and siblings. John m. Ann STEVENSON of Smyrna 1840. [98b] - Dolores M. Sparks, 2414 Oakmere Rd., Wilmington, DE 19810.

    Carl Christopher SPRINGER supposedly left an estate of $600 million in Wilmington. Is this true? His sister (?) Angline SPRINGER m. Thomas TEETERS 1850 near Salem, Oregon. [97i] - Katheryn Barber, 8655 Rowell Creek Rd., Willamina OR 97396 - gr8kat@juno.com

    Seeking any info on Ann STEVENSON of Delaware Co, PA b. 15 Dec 1811, m. Samuel THOMAS (b. 1805) 14 Oct 1830 in Asbury Methodist Church of Wilmington. First son Oliver Nelson b. 1831 PA; and James Franklin b. 1834 DE? Wm. Henry b. 1840. [97a] - Arliss Hoskins, 8324 Noren, Downey, CA 90240.

    Need info on this family: Isaac STIDHAM b. 1764, d. 13 May 1823, son of Jacob and Susannah (JUSTISSON) STIDHAM. Polly Grub STIDHAM d. 11 Mar 1830, dau Mary m. William McCall GARDNER, son of James GARDNER, Wilmington, DE. [97a] - Dorothy G. Downs, 241 S. Delaware St. Smyrna, DE 19977.

    Seeking records of origin for John STOCKLEY who emigrated to the Virginia Colony 1635/36; returned to England c 1645-50 and recruited 52 persons to return to Virginia 1663. Filed as Headrights patented 2600 acres land Accomac Co. He may have been transported by his brother Francis as indentured servant in 1641 and may have had third brother, Woodman who also went to America. Born c 1621 in STOCK/STOKE-on Trent, Staffordshire. Probably sailed from Gravesend, Kent in ship under Captain Lucas. M in Eng. 1662-3, wife Elizabeth last name unknown but parents living at time. His g-father or uncle of same name, may have been member of Virginia Co. 1609,1617,or 1620. John was the progenitor for the DE Stockley/Stokleys. [96b] - "Hank" Stockley PO Box 17493 Memphis TN 38187. - HANKRETD@aol.com

    Seeking info about maternal greatgrandmother, Margaret Jane STOCKLEY, b 7 Mar 1859 (supposedly in Wales), m George P GRIFFITH of Caroline Co MD around 1880. Farmed in Hazlettville DE area. Buried in Dover. [96a] - Nancy Le Fevre 13k Vining Lane, Wilmington DE 19807. [Ed. note: The Stockleys were a large and prominent family in Sussex well before the 1800's]

    Seeking death record of Cornelius STOCKLEY, bapt. Sussex Co at L&CS Presb. Church 21 Jan 1771. He disappeared from Sussex Co after birth of his son, William Matthews late 1789 or early 1790. Some of family believe he may have joined militia and gone to western PA or OH. Sussex Co Probate Ct. (Vol. A 101 p. 1) accepted administrative account of estate 6 Mar 1792 from Anderson HUDSON and his wife, late Elizabeth Stockley, who d. 8 Jun 1791 per L&CS Church; but no Church record found of Cornelius's death. [98c] - Hank Stockley PO Box 17493, Memphis, TN 38187, phone (901) 763-1335, fax (901) 761-5769. - hwstockley@worldnet.att.net

    Seeking information about Phillip STORKS, prob b 7 Jul 1766 Philadelphia. He was taxed in Mispillion Hd 1800 and joined the Salisbury MD church 1815. 1st wife Susanna WILCUTTS, prob dau of Joseph. 2nd wife Mary STAYTON 19 Jul 1803. Children: i. Levi STORKS b 11 Dec 1796 Milford, m Elisa McKEEVER, m2 Anna NICHOLSON, d 1 Oct 1853 as a Methodist minister; ii. Betsy b c1798, m ... HARRINGTON; iii. David b 19 Jul 1801 Dover, m Elisa DAVIS; iv. Mary A b 19 Apr 1804, m Isaac NICHOLIS; iv. Rosanna b 2 Dec 1806, m David VANCE [96b] Thomas P. Doherty, 3321 N Rockfield Dr, Devonshire, Wilmington DE 19810-3238, (302)-478-4758 tdoherty@magpage.com

  • TAYLOR, GRIFFIN(-ing, -ith, -iths, etc.)
    Seeking info on John TAYLOR and Samuel GRIFFIN who jointly purchased property in 1707 in NC Co. on the north bank of Little Duck Creek, now known as Smyrna Creek and just north of Clayton, DE. Especially seeking from whence they came. [96b] - William C. Griffin, 495 Heron Point, Chestertown MD, 21620-1679 - Bill.Griffin@washcoll.edu

    Seeking info about Johnathan TAYLOR b. DE m. Sarah HOBBS b. abt 1837 DE. Dau Mary B. TAYLOR b. 11 Apr 1856. [98b] - Roger C Poore, 113 E Padonia Rd, Timonium, MD 21093-2521. (410) 252-7455, fax (410) 683- 0463, 1- 800-684-0376 - rpoore@bcpl.net

    Seeking parents and siblings of Samuel THOMAS b. 1805 in MD, and Ann STEVENSON b. 1811 of Delaware Co., PA, m. 1830 in Asbury M.E. Church of Wilmington. Is John C. THOMAS m. to Eleanor A. JEFFERIS related? [98a] - Arliss Hoskins, 8324 Noren, Downey, CA 90240 - hthoskins@earthlink.net

    Seeking info about parents of Elijah THOMPSON b. 30 May 1785. He m. Priscilla ELLINGSWORTH 1 Oct 1812. They had at least 7 children, the eldest being my ancestor, James A. Thompson b. 24 Sept 1819 in Sussex Co.. Siblings were Emeline b. 7 Sept 1821, Nathaniel b. 9 Aug 1824, Robert b. 7 Aug 1827, Margaret b. 27 Mar 1830, Purnell (?) b. 27 July 1832 and Hannah W. b. 13 Feb 1834. James A. became a sea captain and sailed a schooner. He settled in the Port Jefferson area, where he married Amelia SHORT prob. from Sussex Co. They had six children. Two were: George Washington and Napoleon Bonaparte. [98b] - Nancy West Filkins, 104 E. Philips Street, Tarboro, NC 27886. - QQHX04A@prodigy.com

    Seeking info on Thomas TILTON, b 1 Mar. 1652, Gravesend, L.I., moved to Kent, DE. (DE Historical and Genealogical Recall Nov 1, 1933 4:4, Marriages References: P.5 Sharp...and Sarah TILTON, dau of Thomas TILTON) who died intestate leaving three children, John TILTON, Hester Brickle, w of John Brickle Sr. and Sarah Sharp.)Thomas TILTON m to Mary.....who died in 1720. Need her maiden name. [96a]Maurine Doyle, 6602 W. Orange Dr, Glendale AZ 85301.

    Seeking info on the family of John TOLBERT, b. 1818 DE. He moved to Baltimore Co, MD and m. Elizabeth CORBIN in Oct 1843. They had nine children. [97i] - Evelyn Galton, 4704 Cardinal Blvd., Jacksonville FL 32210-1908.

    Seeking info on Nathaniel P. TOWERS m. Jemina Emily VINSON 11 Jan 1859, Sussex Co. He m. 2 Elizabeth Ann MOORE, 2 Jan 1860 (m. 3 abt 1888). James L. TOWERS m 1 Margaret Jane MOORE, 21 Dec 1859, Sussex Co. (m 2 abt. 1870). This was in the Bridgeville area. Are these MOORE girls sisters? Who is the VINSON girl? Where is she buried? Where are the MOORE girls buried? These two families went back to Caroline Co., MD. Did a bro. Edward Haskins TOWERS m. Mary E? b. in DE c 1835. Two children were b. in DE. In 1880 they were in Easton, MD. [96c] - Ruth R. Aceved, Rt 4 Box 107, Laurel, DE 19956.

    Seeking info on family of Littleton TOWNSEND, prob came to MD/VA Eastern Shore from England in 1700's, then to Baltimore Sussex Co; 9 children: Luke b 28 Jan 1776, John b 14 Mar 1782, James b 7 Jun 1785, Major b. 9 Jan 1792, William b 16 Jun 1797. - John C. Lewis, 8984 Bayside Drive, Dover, DE 19901-9327.Phone: (302) 736-6621. - JackCLewis@aol.com

    Seek information on the family and descendants of James J. Truitt who d. Sussex Co. 1911. Two of his children predeceased him, and I need their descendants also. In addition, I have more than 3,600 Truitts and associated individuals in my Family Tree Maker database, quite a few of whom lived in DE; I would like to trade information with anyone who has an interest in Truitt. [96] - William E. Groves, 109 Wisteria Drive, Chapel Hill NC 27514, telephone (919) 493-7885. - Bill_Groves@unc.edu

    Seeking info on John Sr, John Jr,Caleb, & Shadrich TUCKER of Mispillion KT, 1730-1800. Ancestor Levi TUCKER (Bro of Zadock of DE Regt.) moved to Guilford Co, NC 1785. Related names: TUMBLIN, CARTER, POWELL, DAVIS - [96a] - P. Ruffin Tucker, 2521 Commonwealth Ave, Charlotte NC 28205-5340.

  • TULL
    Seek info on Able and Celia TULL. Lived NorthWestFork Sussex Co had possible children, one female 1794/1810, two females and two males 1801/1810... Who were they??? [96a] - Nona Ruel (nee Tull), P.O. Box 427, Clark Fork ID 83811-0427.

  • TULL
    Seek any info parents, siblings, wife, of Jefferson TULL, b c 1775 in Sussex Co DE, first cousin of Wheatley TULL. His daughter, Amelia, m her second cousin, James TULL, son of Wheatley. [96b] - Nancy Pinner, 688 N Parkwood Rd, Decatur GA 30030. - Npinner@aol.com

  • TULL
    Seek info parents, siblings of Wheatley TULL b Dec 30, 1779, NW Fork Hd Sussex Co DE, and wife, Margaret Rose, m 1799. [96b] - Nancy Pinner, 688 N Parkwood Rd, Decatur GA 30030. Npinner@aol.com

  • TULL
    Seeking info on Whittington TULL, d. c. 1831. Will DSA Cedar Creek, Sussex Co A102 p.184-5, listed in 1820 & 1830 census. 95 - Nona (Tull) Ruel P.O. Box 427, Clark F ork, ID 83811-0427.

    Seeking evidence about the father of Celia TULL. Believed to be Jessie TULL son of George TULL, the elder, d. abt 1767/8, wife Sarah Chambers COSTON d. abt 1732/3. Jessie had brothers Richard and Joshua. Richard had son, Abel TULL (1760-1815), his widow, Celia, living in 1826. Was she the dau of Jessie TULL, and Able's first cousin? [98b] - Nona Ruel, PO Box 427, Clark Fort, ID 83811-1427.

    Seeking descendants of Esther RICKARDS/RICARDS b. 1741 Somerset MD, m. George TULL, sons Thomas and Samuel m. Nancy BYRD. Clement WHITE b c1800 Sussex Co, m Sally WILLIAMS, dau of Robert WILLIAMS & Sarah RICKARDS. Both families may have moved West before 1850? [96b] - Russ Rickards, P.O. Box 1246, Pioneer CA 95666 - pioneerrus@aol.com http://www2.cdepot.net/~pioneerr/index.htm

    Seek info on James TULL and wife, Nancy WHEATLEY, who m March 22, 1779 at Lewes Pres. Church, Lewes, Sussex Co DE. Could they be parents of Wheatley TULL? [96b] - Nancy Pinner, 688 N Parkwood Rd, Decatur GA 30030. Npinner@aol.com

    Mary Elizabeth TWADDELL b. 22 Aug 1837 at Smith's Bridge, PA, d. abt 29 Jan 1925, m. Pennell PETERS Jr., son of Pennell Peters (1802-1891) and Rebecca PYLE (1804-1856). Pennell Jr. was b. 1837 Smith's Bridge, PA, d. 1904. Mary's parents were Charles Twaddell (1813-1884) and Sarah GARRISON who were m. 24 Nov 1836. All that is known about Sarah is that her family settled in PA in 1780. Both Pennell Jr. and Mary Elizabeth are bur. at Chester Bethel Cemetery on Foulk Rd., North Wilmington. [98c] - Erin Peters, 22 Matthews Rd., Newark, DE 19713, phone (302) 368-3142. - peeters@ juno.com

    Seek parents/relatives of James Linsey VANDEGRIFF. b. Chester Co. PA c. 1810. Moved to Rockbridge Co. VA by 1832, and OH by 1840. Possible brother, Charles. Would like to correspond about VANDEGRIFF'S. 95 Karen Vandegriff, P.O. Box 10, Piketon, OH 45661.

    Seek birthplace of Ruba VAN NOTE b. abt 1904-1905, father believed to be William Van Note. Family lived in Wilmington 1904-1952. Also seeking children, siblings, marriage(s) of Ruba. [98c] - Kay Turansky, 107 15th Ave Indian Rocks Beach, FL 33785, fax (813) 593-5257.

    Need info on Solomon VINCENT and wife Margaret BOYCE m 8 Mar 1834, Sussex Co DE. Their daughter, Mary Elizabeth m Thomas CALHOUN; daughter Julia Ann m William CALHOUN. Son Theodore Charles VINCENT went to TX. [96b] - Letha Bell, 6000 N Ridge Rd., Fort Worth, TX 76135

    seeking info on family of Solomon & Margaret (BOYCE}VINCENT, m. 8 Mar. 1834 Sussex Co., DE. Daughters - Mary Elizabeth & Julia A. m. CALHOUN. Son, T.C. came to TX. 95 - Letha Bell, 6000 North Ridge Rd., Fort Worth, TX 76135.

    Need dates/place of b m d of parents of Francis VINCENT, b 1822 England, d 1884, Wilmington. Need same for his wife's (Harriet FARRA VINCENT) maternal Grandparents. 95 - Sister Mary Anne Vincent, CPJP, 9631 Mayne St. Apt. A, Bellflower, CA 90706-5303.

    Wish to correspond with descendants of James and Ellen (DURNEY) WALL, who came from Ireland to locate in Wilmington in 1847 (James d. on ship) with children John, Andrew, Bridget, Anna, Ellen, and William. Ellen was sister of Mathew DURNEY. [96d] - Nancy Collier, 987 Putnam Blvd., Wallingford, PA 19086. - nancyc@craftech.com

    Seeking info on brothers Thomas and William WALLS. They obtained 480 acres in Broadkill Hd. from Jacob KOLLOCK in 1738. Who were parents of their wives, Jane & Elizabeth? If John WALLS was their father, who was their mother? Did John WALLS have other children? Why did the late Frank Russell think Richard BRACY had a daut. named Sarah WALLS in 1737/8? 95 - Brian E. Walls, 5163 Eliot's Oak Rd. Columbia, MD 21044-1853.

    Seeking parents/siblings of John WALLS and wife Dorcus MOORE, both b. DE 1814, moved to MD c. 1847. Both members of Moore's Chapel in MD. [95i] - Arthur J. Walls Sr., 215 Winthrop Ave., Lindenwold, NJ 08021 - AJWallssr@aol.com

    Seeking info on ancestors (WARE, YORK, TAYLOR) or descendants of Edna WARE and Frank ROHM m in Dover, 15 Dec 1909, moved to Pittsburgh (Bridgeville) PA. [96b] - Francis Raughley, 2112 Foulk Rd. Wilmington, DE 19810.

    Seeking info on Alexander WARREN, b. c1820, m. Sarah Ann Donovan on Sep 26, 1843, in Sussex Co. Who are his parents, siblings and children? [96d] - Edward Warren, 55 Kells Ave., Newark, DE 19711.

    Need any info on W. Chas. WARREN (William Charles WARREN) believed to have been b. in Smyrna ca 1874, m. Mildred MIDDAUGH, children William, Norman & Lindon. [97a] - Harry E. Deppert, 1100 Lovering Ave #1510, Wilmington, DE 19806. - hdeppert@aol.com

    Seeking any information (parents, children, marriage date, whereabouts, death, burial) of William and Mary Ann WATSON. In 1811 she was of Wilmington DE and he was a seaman. William WATSON was born 1784-87 and married 1804-7, both presumably in Delaware. His parents and her father were probably dead when they married. Did William WATSON ever come back to Wilmington? He was friends with William WINDLE/WINDALL, Joseph WARNER and John FREDD, presumably his age contemporaries, and knew a Damien STARR who was killed about 1807 the day he got off a ship in Philadelphia. [98c] - Tom Doherty, 3321 N. Rockfield Dr, Devonshire, Wilmington DE 19810-3238. - tdoherty@magpage.com

    Seeking the parents, siblings of David Batton WAY, b. June 17, 1821 New Castle. Married Mary BROOKS Jan 6, 1850, New Castle. Daughter of Josiah BROOKS and Maria LONG, b. Feb 18, 1829 New Castle. [96d] - Christine Jaynes Talbot, 6305 Lee Forest Path, Centreville, VA 22020. - RTalbot105@aol.com

    What connection does David Batton WAY, age 28, carpenter, have with David GAMMEL/GEMMILL, 41, farmer; enumerated together 1850 New Castle Hd. David WAY named a son after GAMMEL and perhaps, vice versa. [97a] - C hristine Talbot, 6305 Lee Forest Path, Centreville VA 22020. - RTalbot105@aol.com

    Need to find connection between WAY and BATTON families. My g.g.grandfather David Batton WAY b. 17 Jun 1821 New Castle Co. Parents' names unknown. [97a] - Christine Talbot, 6305 Lee Forest Path, Centreville VA 22020. - RTalbot105@aol.com

  • WELL(E)S
    Searching for parents, siblings, children or other data on James WELL(E)S b. abt 1600 in Lincolnshire or Essex Co, England, m. Mary --- abt 1620 in England. James Welles d. 1669 and was bur in Marshton Parish burial ground near Williamsburg, VA [ChBruton:159, WellsHist:8]. All authoritative records indicate that the first progenitors of the Welles family of the Eastern Shore of MD & DE were James & Mary Welles who arrived in VA in June 1654 [Nugent 1:3, Filby]. On 10 June 1654 James Welles was transported to York Co, VA by John Walton and John Bagnall for grants of land in Westmorland [GreersVa:350]. Children of James and Mary Welles [GreersVa:11 & 159]: John Welles b. abt 1620 in England. [97] - H. Jack Wells, 520 S. Brevard Ave. #211, Cocoa Beach, FL 32931- 2526. - HJack.Wells@TrueMedia.com

    Seeking parents of Robert H. WEST, b. 1815-16, d. 1888, m. Mary (DICKERSON?). Had children Charles T., William Russell, Sarah E., George and Robert lived in Broadkiln Hd. 1850 census. Served in Civil War, 1st DE Cav. I would also like to hear from anyone with info on any of his descendants. [98b] - Frank West, 60 Fyke Rd., Catskill, N.Y. 12414. - fcwest@francomm.com

    Need any info on following: John and Ruth WHEELER, had a dau., Mary b. poss. Sussex Co., m. Lewis DEWEESE prob. Germantown, PA, later moved to Kent Co. Lewis died there 1743. Thomas BOWMAN, son of John and Patience (McKENNY) BOWMAN, m. Sarah CLARK, , dau. of John and Catherine CLARK 1739 Kent Co. 95 - Dorothy Powers Elliott, 2821 Musquota Dr., Muscatine, IA 52761-9724.

    Seeking exact birthplace, date/place of marriage and identification of additional ancestors of maternal great-grandparents John Stewart White (b. 23 Nov 1857 PA; d. 10 Jul 1930 Wilmington; parents: John White of MD and Eliza Jane Droper of PA) and Ella Ogden (b. 8 Aug 1860 DE; d. 21 Jun 1923 Wilmington; parents: Edward Ogden of NJ and Elizabeth McIntire, birthplace unknown). [98b] - James P. Woerner, Jr. , 1396 Valencia Loop, Chula Vista, CA 91910-6841. - jwoerner@ix.netcom.com

    I am interested in making contact with anyone who has done research on the WILGUS family of Sussex Co. I am a direct descendent of Jacob Aaron WILGUS ( b. 1805 d.1902) and Maria LYNCH (b. 1809 d.1879) through their son William L.Wilgus b.1844 d. 1922 and Malissa HICKMAN b. 1848 d. 1882. [98a] - Austin Wilgus, 117 Heverly Drive Emerald Isle, NC 28594, phone (919) 354-3081 - awilgus@nternet.net

    Seeking info on Ebenezer H. WILLIAMS and wife Sophia of Sussex Co. Dau. Henrietta/Loretta (Retty) C. m. John A. HICKMAN. Assistance in info or paths of research would be appreciated. [95i] - Ray C. Abel - rabel@sisna.com

    Seek info on James M. WILLIAMSON b. 1839 PA, possibly Darby; m. Mary Ann KELLEY 9 Feb 1865 in Wilmington, DE. Served in Civil War in DE Infantry Volunteers as lst Lt. Parents, place and date of birth and death? [97c] - Ellen Ohnmacht, P. 0. Box 95, North River NY 12856, phone (518) 251- 3817. - ellen.o@netheaven.com

    Seeking desc and ancestry of David WILSON b. 1804 PA/DE, d. 1889 in Wilmington, DE, son of Lawrence who d. after 1850 DE?, had lived Chester Co, PA. [97c] - Roberta Daymon, 33 Chestnut Vly. Dr., Doylestown PA 18901- 2216.

    Seeking ancestors and descendants of Josef WLADYSLAW "Joseph William" GORNY, b. 1865 Poland, d. 1935 Wilmington, N.C.Co. DE; info- JABLONSKI families, Wilmington DE, NJ and NY. 95 Chester and Mary Juli a J. Stachecki, McCauley Pond Rd., RD 1 Box 142-2, Harrington, DE 19952-9737.

    seeking info on Joseph b. 1808 and wife Mary, NC Co. DE, one son named Theo, my g. grandfather 95 - Mary Anne Desmond, 199 Ivy Hill Crescent, Rye Brook, NY 10573.

    Seeking info about Thomas WOOD, b. 1827, England (Midlands), immigrated 1830-1832 to Chester, PA; married Fannie RHODES, farmed in OH and WV; d. 1905 in Leon, Mason Co., WV. Will exchange info. [96c] - Charlene Marietti, 2 Dickson Dr., Medford, NJ 08055-8170. - marietcw@mcgraw-hill.com

    Looking for WOODARD and HARMARSON descendants, especially brothers or sisters of Mary WOODARD HARMARSON WALLS b. c. 1767 DE? widow of Levin HARMARSON. She m. Levi WALLS in either DE or WV c. 1795 and they came to Pike Co, OH around 1805. Also any info on brothers or sisters of Levin HARMARSON d. c. 1791 prob. in Sussex Co. I have lots of info on this family in OH that I would like to exchange for DE info. [97i] - Mrs. Linda Besco, 1414 9th St., West Portsmouth, Ohio 45663.

    Seek info on Joseph WOODLE/WOODDELL/ WOODAL who d. Feb. 1750, Duck Creek Hd. Wife, Mary. Children, Joseph and Elizabeth m. Thomas WALLACE. Mary later m. 2nd. Michael HUTCHISON and d. 1797. 95 - Marilyn Burbank, 612-21 St. N.E., Rochester, MN 55906-4283.

    Seeking parents/siblings of Peter WRIGHT b. 1786 Bridgeville, DE, d. 1861 OH, m. (1) 1809 Nancy CORBIN b. 1791 DE; (2) Anna Belle GRAHAM b. abt 1818; (3) Elias SPENCE abt 1834 DE. [97c] - Shirley Ajax, 5527 Liberty Hill Rd., Chillicothe, OH 45601-8665.

    Seeking info on Harvey Yeatman b. 1878 in Wilmington married 27 Mar 1902 to Florence E. Burkett b. Nov 1884, on 27 March 1902, daus Florence E., Bertha E., Elsie M., Mary C., Marion E., sons Willard B., Harvey H., Walter M., Raymond A., Howard E., John N., all born in Wilmington. [96c] - Charlotte Burkett, P.O. Box 28183 San Jose, CA 95159-8183.

  • © Delaware Genealogical Society -- July 1, 2010 -- delgensoc.org