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From: Janene Case< >
Subject: [GEORGE-L] [Fwd: {not a subscriber} GEORGE - ELLIS - HUMPHREY]
Date: Thu, 15 Apr 1999 02:35:55 -0400


"Jerry L. Sanner" wrote:

> A13. Richard George (Edward - Richard - George )
> b. 1700. m. Rebecca Ellis, daughter of Ellis & Lydia ( Lydia Humphrey)
> Ellis, b. January [March] 27, 1703. Rebecca (produced a paper) confessing
> that she had been often under trouble for the method she had taken in her
> marriage to the grief of her mother, and contrary to the desc, of Friends.
> Richard was an early settler of Merion, [Haverford] known as the "Welsh
> Tract" of Pennsylvania, original land tract awarded to William Penn for
> settlement of Welsh Quakers.
> Richard & Rebecca lived on lower side of Lancaster Road from Philadelphia.
> (GEORGE'S HILL)
>
> Richard & Rebecca removed from the area of Haverford (near Radnor) and
> settled in Robeson Township, Berks co. some time between 1751 & 1755.
> Rebecca alone presented a certificate of membership from Haverford Monthly
> Meeting to Exeter Monthly Meeting in Berks co. Pennsylvania (Robeson
> meeting was under Exeter's jurisdiction until 1789, when a monthly meeting
> was instituted at Robeson).
>
> Although the George families were prominent Friends in the Radnor-Haverford
> area, it appears Richard George was not in membership at the time the
> family moved to Berks co. Several of their children applied for membership
> with Exeter Monthly Meeting.
>
> Richard George, d. November 23, 1771, buried at Haverford. Pennsylvania.
> In 1778, Rebecca came with son Ellis & his family to Frederick co., Virginia.
> Rebecca (Ellis) George, d. sometime after 1778 in Frederick co., Virginia.
>
> Ellis Ellis, father of Rebecca was b. c1660 at Redstone co., Pembroke,
> Wales. He m. Lydia Humphery, August 19, 1685 at Haverford, Pa. Lydia was
> b. March 16, 1659 at Liangelynn, parish, c, Wales, the daughter of Samuel,
> (b. 1606 Wales) & Elizabeth ( Elizabeth Rees) Humphrey.
>
> Samuel Humphrey, m. 20. 2mo., 1658, Elizabeth Rees & had 8 children.
> Samuel d. in Wales, age 71 years & 9 mo., 1-27-1677 - his widow & their
> children came to Penn. in 1683:
> Charles, Benjamin, Lydia, Ann & Gobethia. Son Danie had been in
> Pennsylvania for about a year.
>
> Ellis Ellis, who m. Lydia Humphrey, d. in 1706. He was the son of:
> Thomas & Ellen (_?_) Ellis , [of Cyfanedd, Dolgules, Merionethshire,
> Wales] (later) of Haverford, Pennsylvania
>
> Issue of Thomas & Ellen Ellis
> Ellis Humphrey; Rachel, m. Robert Wharton; " Brigid" } d. in England
> & Eleanor } m. David Lawrence
>
> Issue of Ellis & Lydia (Humphrey) Ellis
> Rachel - Thomas - Elizabeth - Bridget - John - Joseph - Evan -
> William - Benjamin & Rebecca
>
> Issue of Richard and Rebecca (Ellis) George
> +A31. I. John b. 1730 & d. 1800 m. Sarah Thomas -
> removed to Gloucestor co., NJ
> A32. II. Lydia m. Owen Long - lived Robison Twp, Berks
> co., Pennsylvania, 1767.
> +A33. III. Edward (III) b. m. Martha Woolaston - d.
> Tennessee
> +A34. IV. Ellis b. c1735/40, Pennsylvania m. 1760,
> Lydia Lewis
> A35. V. Rachel /?Amey b.
> A36. VII. Evan b. nfi
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>
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>
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