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From: "Vikki Highfield" <>
Subject: Re: Joshua HALLOWELL 1785 descendents
Date: Thu, 24 Dec 1998 19:24:59 -0800
Here is some more information on this family. I hope some of it helps you.
THOMAS JEWETT HALLOWELL, of New York City, New York; b. 28th December,
1869, Steubensville, Ohio; m. in New Bedford, Massachusetts, 15th June,
1907, MARION RICKETSON SLOCUM, b. 1st August, 1885, dau. of FRANCIS
RICKETSON and PHOEBE (HAYWARD) SLOCUM, of New Bedford, Massachusetts; he the
son of FREDERICK SLOCUM, b. 1833, d. 1868, m. CAROLINE C. RUSSELL; he the
son of Hon. RICKETSON SLOCUM, b. 1790, d. 1854, m. JEMIMA WING; he son of
PELEG (KING) SLOCUM, b. 1746, d. 1820, m. AMY RUSSELL; he the son of Capt.
HOLDER SLOCUM, b. 1697, d. 1758, who m. (second wife) REBECCA ALMY; he the
son of Rev. PELEG SLOCUM, b. 1654, d. 1735; m. MARY HOLDER; he the son of
GILES SLOCUM, who settled at Portsmouth, Newport County, Rhode Island,
probably in 1638, m. JOAN (maiden name not given). GILES SLOCUM, supposed to
be the son of one ANTHONY SLOCUM, of whom little is known, the common
ancestor of all the SLOCUMS, was b. in Somersetshire, England. He settled at
Portsmouth, Newport County, Rhode Island, probably in 1638.
I. THOMAS JEWETT HALLOWELL, b. 9th May, 1908
THOMAS JEWETT HALLOWELL, Banker, was educated at St. Pauls School,
Concord, New Hampshire and in Europe. Began his banking career as clerk in
the Second National Bank of New York City; Clerk to American Surety Company;
Manager Fidelity Department of Lawyers Surety Company; Member of Banking
firm of HOLLOWELL & HENRY; served as petty (naval) officer in the Spanish
American War; Treasurer Associated Industrial Corporation; President
Chauncey Realty Company.
The founder of this branch of the American family was JOHN HALLOWELL who
with his wife, MARY SHARPE, dau. of THOMAS SHARPE, arrived at Darby,
Pennsylvania, from Hacknow, Parish of Sutton, Nottinghamshire, England,
bringing a Quaker certificate dated 19th December, 1682. They afterward
removed to Abington, Pennsylvania. The date of his or his wifes birth are
not positively known.
i. SARAH HALLOWELL, b. 26th December, 1677
ii. THOMAS HALLOWELL, b. 6th January, 1679, of whom later.
iii. MARY HALLOWELL, b. 18th September, 1681
iv. JOHN HALLOWELL, b. 10th February, 1685
v. ELIZABETH HALLOWELL, b. 7th January 1687
vi. HANNAH HALLOWELL, b. 12th October 1689
vii. SAMUEL HALLOWELL, b. 25th February 1692
viii. BENJAMIN HALLOWELL, b. 31st October 1694
ix. JANE HALLOWELL, b. 17th August 1696.
THOMAS HALLOWELL, b. in England 6th January 1679, d. in Abington, 14th
December 1734. He came to Pennsylvania with his parents from
Nottinghamshire, England, and settled in Abington; m. circa 1702, ROSAMOND
TILL, b. 1680, d. 13th June 1745. The family up to the last generation have
i. JOHN HALLOWELL, b. 11th January 1703
ii. MARY HALLOWELL, b. 7th September 1705
iii. THOMAS HALLOWELL, b. 27th March 1706
iv. WILLIAM HALLOWELL, b. 1st June 1707, of whom later.
v. ROSAMOND HALLOWELL, b. 24th May 1709
vi. ELIZABETH HALLOWELL, b. 14th December 1711
vii. SARAH HALLOWELL, b. 15th January 1714
viii. THOMAS HALLOWELL, b. 2d March 1715
ix. SAMUEL HALLOWELL, b. 12th March 1717
WILLIAM HALLOWELL, of Abington; b. 1st June 1707; d. 23d August, 1794; m.
(firstly) 23d October 1729, MARGARET TYSON, b. 7th July 1708, dau. of
MATTHIAS and MARY (POTTS) TYSON, of Bucks County, Pennsylvania; m. (second)
1754, AGNES SHOEMAKER, b. 19th March 1716, d. 31st March 1782, dau. of PETER
SHOEMAKER, son of GEORGE SHOEMAKER, who d. at sea, whose family came from
Cresheim, and settled in Germantown, 1683. PETER SHOEMAKER, m. SARAH WALL,
dau. of RICHARD WALL or WALN.
Issue by Second Marriage
i. DANIEL HALLOWELL, b. 18th December 1754
ii. CALEB HALLOWELL, b. 21st November 1756
iii. JOSEPH HALLOWELL, b. 1st May 1759
iv. SARAH HALLOWELL, b.12th July 1761
CALEB HALLOWELL, of Abington, Pennsylvania; b. 21st November, 1756; d. 6th
January, 1829; m. (firstly) 15th October, 1778, PRISCILLA TYSON, b. circa
1758, dau. of RYNER TYSON, of Abington, wo m. 14th October 1760, ______
CLEAVER, dau. of ISAAC CLEAVER. RYNER TYSON was son of PETER and _____
TYSON; m. (second) 26th July 1792, MARY WATERMAN, dau. of ISAAC WATERMAN.
Issue by First Marriage
i. CHARLES TYSON HALLOWELL, b. 28th February 1780
ii. CHALKLY HALLOWELL, b. 18th December 1781
Issue by Second Marriage
i. ISAAC HALLOWELL, b. 14th May 1793; m. LOUISA RUSH
ii. ABIGAIL HALLOWELL, b. 21st May 1796; d. 1810
iii. AGNES HALLOWELL, b. 23rd December 1799; d. 23rd May 1870
iv. MARY HALLOWELL, b. 1st December 1805; d. February 1835
v. JANE HALLOWELL, b. 26th July 1807; d. 21st March 1878
CHARLES TYSON HALLOWELL, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; b. 28th February,
1780; d. 3rd July 1829. Was a merchant in Philadelphia in 1812, being
importer of China and India silks. He made a voyage to Canton, China, about
this time, which was then considered a great undertaking, as it took 6
months to go each way; m. 9th October 1806, ANN LONGSTRETH, b. 12 February
1784; d. 26th may 1868, dau. of JOSEPH LONGSTRETH, b. 11th October 1744, d.
18th May 1803, of Abington, Pennsylvania who m. 16th April 1772, SUSANNA
MORRIS, b. 23rd July 1746, d. 28th August 1814, dau. of JOSHUA and MARY
MORRIS. JOSEPH LONGSTRETH was son of BARTHOLOMEW LONGSTRETH, b. in
Longstreth Dale, Deanery of Craven, Yorkshire, England, 24th October 1679;
d. in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, 8th August 1749; m. 5th (?) February
1727-1728, ANN DAWSON, b. in London, 1705, d. 18th March 1783, dau. of JOHN
and DOROTHY DAWSON.
i. PRISCILLA HALLOWELL, b. 18th September 1807; d. 9th May 1808
ii. MORRIS LONGSTRETH HALLOWELL, b. 14th August 1809; d. 16th June 1880;
m. 5th January 1831, HANNAH SMITH PENROSE, b. 2d February 1812, d. 15th
October 1899, dau. of WILLIAM and ANNAH (NORWOOD) PENROSE.
iii. CALEB HALLOWELL, b. 31st May 1811, d. 9th December 1846
iv. SUSANNAH MORRIS HALLOWELL, b. 18th March 1813; d. 25th September 1846;
m. 2nd February 1831, WILLIAM WALTON, b. 27th March 1808, d. 22nd March
1844, son of JAMES and ACHSAH (CROASDALE) WALTON.
v. MARIA HALLOWELL, b. 28th July 1815; d. March 1816
vi. SAMUEL LONGSTRETH HALLOWELL, b. 10th January 1817; d. 27th April 1864;
m. 1845 ELIZABETH CHASE.
vii. JOSHUA LONGSTRETH HALLOWELL, b. 31st March 1819
viii. CHARLES HALLOWELL, b. 31st July 1821; d. 2nd January 1864; m. 7th
January 1847, ELMIRA REBECCA STEPHENS, b. 4th april 1826, d. 15th November,
1901, dau. of WILLIAM nd MARY SOPHIA STEPHENS.
ix. ANN HALLOWELL, b. 23rd February 1824; d. October 1824.
JOSHUA LONGSTRETH HALLOWELL, of Philadelphia; b. there 31st March 1819; d.
at Atlantic City 25th July 1873. Was a member of the firm of MORRIS L.
HALLOWELL & Company, who were one of the largest importers of silk and cloth
goods in the country and the leading firm in Philadelphia; was an
abolitionist and closely identified with WILLIAM LLOYD GARRISON, WENDELL
PHILLIPS and LUCRETIA MORRIS; m. (firstly) 28th October 1841, THERESSA JONES
KIMBER, b. 19th September 1819, d. 7th February 1851, dau. of EMMOR and
LYDIA (SHOEMAKER) KIMBER; m. (second) 21st February 1855, SARAH CATHERINE
FRALEY, Associate Editor Public Ledger, b. 8th February 1833, d. 18th March
1914, dau. of Hon. FREDERICK and JANE (CRESSON) FRALEY.
Issue by First Marriage
i. CHARLES HALLOWELL, b. 13th August 1842, of whom later.
ii. EDWARD DAVIS HALLOWELL, b. 8th June 1845; d. 6th March 1865
iii. ELWOOD WALTER HALLOWELL, b. 30th September 1850; d. 21st April 1851.
Issue by Second Marriage
i. KATHARINE HALLOWELL, b. 4th December 1855; m. 27th April 1882, ROBERT
SHOEMAKER, JR., b. 18th January 1858, son of BENJAMIN HALLOWELL and SARAH
BRINTON (TRUMP) SHOEMAKER.
ii. JEAN FRALEY HALLOWELL, b. 9th February 1857; unmarried.
iii. FREDERICK FRALEY HALLOWELL, b. 8th March 1859; m. 26th July 1887, MARY
ELIZABETH HUNTER, b. 26th May 1866, dau. of JAMES and MARGARET (DEVINE)
iv. CRESSON HALLOWELL, b. 19th April 1861; d. 23rd July 1868.
CHARLES HALLOWELL, of Philadelphia; b. 13th August 1842; d. 13th April
1875. Served as a volunteer during the Confederate invasion of Maryland and
Pennsylvania, 1862; Member of the Philadelphia Stock Exchange, 1873, and
formed firm of HALLOWELL & Co., 33 S. Third Street, Philadelphia, with his
uncle MORRIS HALLOWELL; m. 21st January, 1869, NORA BELLE JEWETT, b. at
Cadiz, Ohio, 2nd July 1846, dau. of Hon. THOMAS LIGHTFOOD JEWETT, b. in
Harford County, Maryland, 9th April 1809, d. in New York City 3rd November
1876, was a partner of EDWIN M. STANTON, Secretary of War under LINCOLN; m.
(firstly) 11th April 1837, JANE GILMAN BELKNAP, d. 3rd February 1838, dau.
of MAURICE and JANE (GILMAN) BELKNAP; m. (second) 18th May 1843, ANN HAINES,
b. 11th December 1812, d. 13th April 1898, dau. of JOHN and MARY (BEBONT)
HAINES; he the son of JOHN and SUSANNA (JUDGE) JEWETT, of Harford County,
Maryland, descent of Deacon MAXIMILIAN JEWETT, of Rowley, Massachusetts, son
of EDWARD JEWETT, b. in Bradford West Riding, of Yorkshire, England, circa
1580, m. 1st October 1604, MARY TAYLOR, dau. of WILLIAM TAYLOR. Mrs.
HALLOWELL m. (second) Hon. JOEL BENEDICT ERHARDT, Collector of the Port of
i. THOMAS JEWETT HALLOWELL, b. 28th December 1869, the subject of this
ii. BELLE JEWETT HALLOWELL, b. 21st August 1874; d. 5th July 1875.
(Clarence V. Roberts, Early Friends Families of Upper Bucks With Some
Accounts of Their Descendants, pp. 251-255).
Butlers Edition, Old & New Testament, Published by S. H. Butler Co. of
Philadelphia, PA in 1851. The Bible has been in the HILL family for many
years and is now owned by MERRILL M. HILL of Sutherland, IA 51058.
SAMUEL LONGSTREET HALLOWELL to ELIZABETH PIDGIN CHASE on 21 July 1846.
SAML L. HALLOWELL on 10 Jan 1817
ELIZABETH P. CHASE on 29 Sep 1825
ANN ELIZABETH HALLOWELL on 22 May 1847
CALEB HALLOWELL on 16 Nov 1851
JOHN WATKINS in Mar 1765
(Hawkeye Heritage Vol. 8, #3 July 1973, Iowa Genealogical Socity).
From: Jerry England <>
Date: Thursday, December 24, 1998 4:08 PM
Subject: Joshua HALLOWELL 1785 descendents
>Hi Hallowell Cousins,
>With some help from Jean Leeper and information from her book
>"Hallowell-Paul Family History" by Mary Paul Hallowell Hough A.D. M.D.
>1924. I've pieced this together. I would like any help to fill in the
>missing pieces of this direct lineage.
>Thomas HALLOWELL Yeoman, b. 1678/1679 in Hucknall, England; d. Abington, PA
>m. Rosemond TILL (d/o John TILL & Mary JACKSON in Darby, PA) b.1678 in St.
>Mary's Parish Staffordshire, England; d. Abington, PA 1745
>William HALLOWELL, b. 1707; d. 1794
>m. (1) Margaret TYSON, F.
>m. (2) Agnes SHOEMAKER, F.
>Matthew HALLOWELL, b. 1733
>m. Mary CADWALADER
>William HALLOWELL, b. 1754
>m. Grace TRUMP
>Joshua HALLOWELL, b. 1785 New London Twp., Chestor Co., PA; d. 1872 Phila.
>m. (1) Martha EVANS 1807 (d/o William Evans Delaware, PA; d. 1826
>m. (2) Rebecca STUMP 1827 (d/o Daniel STUMP and Mary SPEECE)
>Joseph HALLOWELL, b.
>Rifford Randolph HALLOWELL, b. 1816 Phila. Co., PA; d. 1864
>m. Amanda MERRIO or perhaps MEIRIO
>Amanda M. HALLOWELL, b 1842; d. 1873
>m. Marcus Morton PIERCE abt 1865
>Lillian Amanda PIERCE, b. 1867
>m. David Jackson BAILEY 1884
>Thanks for your help.
>Surnames: AVERY, BACKUS, BAILEY, BECKWITH, BOYD, BRAINERD, BROWN, CLARK,
>DUDLEY, GARDINER, GERARD, GROOMS, HALLOWELL, HAYWARD, HEAD, ROGERS, ROOD,
>SCOVILLE, SHAILER, SMITH, SPENCER, MC NEIL, PIERCE, PLIMPTON, WAGGONER