Sunday, January 10, 2010

Family Milestones: January 10th

My paternal 5th-great grandaunt, Judith MAXSON, married on this date in 1740 in Westerly, Rhode Island to James DAVIS.  Judith was the daughter of Joseph and Bethia (MAXSON) MAXSON, and the older sister of my Ephraim MAXSON.  Judith was born September 17, 1720.  James was born in 1720, the son of William and Elizabeth (PAVIOR) DAVIS.  They had 7 children.  James died September 11, 1777.  Judith died in 1778.

My paternal 7th-great grandfather, Jeffrey CHEW, was born on this date in 1714 in Gloucester County, New Jersey.  Jeffrey was the son of Nathaniel and Mary (CLARK) CHEW.  Jeffrey married August 14, 1732 in Gloucester County, New Jersey to Amy DRIVER, daughter of John and  Sarah (________) DRIVER.  Amy was born circa 1715.  They were members of the Society of Friends.  They had 7 children.   Amy died November 3, 1773 in Gloucester County, New Jersey.  Jeffrey died April 10, 1774 in Gloucester County, New Jersey.

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Mavis said...

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