Townsend Walter

M, b. 1815, d. 1912
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1815Townsend Walter was born in 1815.
Marriage1836He married Abigail Mercer, daughter of Caleb Mercer and Ann Pennock, in 1836.
Marriage1846Townsend Walter married Mary Ann Mercer, daughter of Caleb Mercer and Ann Pennock, in 1846.
Death1912Townsend Walter died in 1912.

Rachel Stackhouse

F, b. 1824, d. 1916
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1839As of 1839,her married name was Mercer.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1824Rachel Stackhouse was born in 1824.
Marriage1839She married Solomon Mercer, son of Caleb Mercer and Ann Pennock, in 1839.
Death1916Rachel Stackhouse died in 1916.

Margaretta Pyle

F, b. 1827, d. 1899
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1848As of 1848,her married name was Mercer.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1827Margaretta Pyle was born in 1827.
Marriage1848She married Sharpless Mercer, son of Caleb Mercer and Ann Pennock, in 1848.
Death1899Margaretta Pyle died in 1899.

Caleb Mercer

M, b. 1818, d. 1877
Father*Caleb Mercer b. 2 Mar 1785, d. 31 Jan 1864
Mother*Ann Pennock b. 29 Mar 1788, d. 2 Feb 1864
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1818Caleb Mercer was born in 1818.
He was the son of Caleb Mercer and Ann Pennock.
Marriage1839Caleb Mercer married Martha Ann Stackhouse in 1839.
Death1877Caleb Mercer died in 1877.

Martha Ann Stackhouse

F, b. 1820
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1839As of 1839,her married name was Mercer.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1820Martha Ann Stackhouse was born in 1820.
Marriage1839She married Caleb Mercer, son of Caleb Mercer and Ann Pennock, in 1839.

Mary Ann Mercer

F, b. 1827, d. 1892
Father*Caleb Mercer b. 2 Mar 1785, d. 31 Jan 1864
Mother*Ann Pennock b. 29 Mar 1788, d. 2 Feb 1864
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1846As of 1846,her married name was Walter.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1827Mary Ann Mercer was born in 1827.
She was the daughter of Caleb Mercer and Ann Pennock.
Marriage1846Mary Ann Mercer married Townsend Walter in 1846.
Death1892Mary Ann Mercer died in 1892.

Sarah P. Mercer

F, b. 1829, d. 1916
Father*Caleb Mercer b. 2 Mar 1785, d. 31 Jan 1864
Mother*Ann Pennock b. 29 Mar 1788, d. 2 Feb 1864
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1866As of 1866,her married name was Walter.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1829Sarah P. Mercer was born in 1829.
She was the daughter of Caleb Mercer and Ann Pennock.
Marriage1866Sarah P. Mercer married Joseph S. Walter in 1866.
Death1916Sarah P. Mercer died in 1916.

Joseph S. Walter

M, b. 1827, d. 1878
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1827Joseph S. Walter was born in 1827.
Marriage1866He married Sarah P. Mercer, daughter of Caleb Mercer and Ann Pennock, in 1866.
Death1878Joseph S. Walter died in 1878.

John Paxson

M, b. 1786, d. 1820
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1786John Paxson was born in 1786.
Marriage1809He married Abigail Mercer, daughter of Solomon Mercer and Abigail Sharpless, in 1809.
Death1820John Paxson died in 1820.

Children of John Paxson and Abigail Mercer

Jesse Mercer

M, b. 23 July 1740, d. 3 June 1763
Father*Daniel Mercer b. 14 Sep 1714, d. 25 Jun 1807
Mother*Rebecca Townsend b. 1710, d. 13 Oct 1792
Life EventDateDescription
Birth23 July 1740Jesse Mercer was born on 23 July 1740.
He was the son of Daniel Mercer and Rebecca Townsend.
Death3 June 1763Jesse Mercer died on 3 June 1763 at Chester, Pennsylvania, at age 22.
Burialafter 3 June 1763He was buried after 3 June 1763 at Kennett Friends Burial Ground, Kennett Square, Chester, Pennsylvania.

Ann Potts

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Vestal.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageAnn Potts married John Vestal, son of William Vestal and Elizabeth Mercer.

Rebeckah (?)

F, d. after 1792
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1743As of 1743,her married name was Mercer.
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage1743Rebeckah (?) married Richard Mercer, son of Joseph Mercer Sr and Ann Wickersham, in 1743 he married a girl outside of the Quaker faith, and was admonished at the Kennett Monthly Meeting on 05 Sixth 1743 (5 Aug 1743).
Deathafter 1792Rebeckah (?) died after 1792.

Children of Rebeckah (?) and Richard Mercer

Abner Mercer

M, b. 1749, d. 6 July 1792
Father*Richard Mercer b. 5 Dec 1724, d. b Mar 1752
Mother*Rebeckah (?) d. a 1792
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageAbner Mercer married Jane (?).
Birth1749Abner Mercer was born in 1749.
He was the son of Richard Mercer and Rebeckah (?).
Death6 July 1792Abner Mercer died on 6 July 1792 at Chester, Pennsylvania.
  • Abner Mercer left a will on 19 June 1792 at Chester, Pennsylvania.

Children of Abner Mercer and Jane (?)

Joseph Mercer

M, b. before 1752
Father*Richard Mercer b. 5 Dec 1724, d. b Mar 1752
Mother*Rebeckah (?) d. a 1792
Life EventDateDescription
Birthbefore 1752Joseph Mercer was born before 1752.
He was the son of Richard Mercer and Rebeckah (?).

Hannah Mercer

F, b. before 1752
Father*Richard Mercer b. 5 Dec 1724, d. b Mar 1752
Mother*Rebeckah (?) d. a 1792
Life EventDateDescription
Birthbefore 1752Hannah Mercer was born before 1752.
She was the daughter of Richard Mercer and Rebeckah (?).

Mary Mercer

F, b. before 1752
Father*Richard Mercer b. 5 Dec 1724, d. b Mar 1752
Mother*Rebeckah (?) d. a 1792
Life EventDateDescription
Birthbefore 1752Mary Mercer was born before 1752.
She was the daughter of Richard Mercer and Rebeckah (?).

John Gartrill

M, d. before 1762
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage11 November 1745John Gartrill married Mary Mercer, daughter of Joseph Mercer Sr and Ann Wickersham, on 11 November 1745 at Chester, Pennsylvania.
Deathbefore 1762John Gartrill died before 1762.
Probate24 February 1762His estate was probated on 24 February 1762 at Chester, Pennsylvania.

Jane (?)

F, d. circa 1795
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Mercer.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageJane (?) married Abner Mercer, son of Richard Mercer and Rebeckah (?).
Deathcirca 1795Jane (?) died circa 1795 at Chester, Pennsylvania.

Children of Jane (?) and Abner Mercer

Rachel Mercer

F
Father*Abner Mercer b. 1749, d. 6 Jul 1792
Mother*Jane (?) d. c 1795
Life EventDateDescription
Rachel Mercer was the daughter of Abner Mercer and Jane (?).

Hannah Mercer

F
Father*Abner Mercer b. 1749, d. 6 Jul 1792
Mother*Jane (?) d. c 1795
Life EventDateDescription
Hannah Mercer was the daughter of Abner Mercer and Jane (?).

James Allen

M

Child of James Allen

Matilda H. Paxson

F, b. 1809, d. 1879
Father*John Paxson b. 1786, d. 1820
Mother*Abigail Mercer b. 1787, d. 1868
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1828As of 1828,her married name was Brosius.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1809Matilda H. Paxson was born in 1809.
She was the daughter of John Paxson and Abigail Mercer.
Marriage1828Matilda H. Paxson married Nathan Brosius in 1828.
Death1879Matilda H. Paxson died in 1879.

Nathan Brosius

M, b. 1807, d. 1885
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1807Nathan Brosius was born in 1807.
Marriage1828He married Matilda H. Paxson, daughter of John Paxson and Abigail Mercer, in 1828.
Death1885Nathan Brosius died in 1885.

Henry M. Paxson

M, b. 1811, d. 1908
Father*John Paxson b. 1786, d. 1820
Mother*Abigail Mercer b. 1787, d. 1868
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1811Henry M. Paxson was born in 1811.
He was the son of John Paxson and Abigail Mercer.
Marriage1837Henry M. Paxson married Jane Pyle in 1837.
Death1908Henry M. Paxson died in 1908.

Jane Pyle

F, b. 1809, d. 1875
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1837As of 1837,her married name was Paxson.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1809Jane Pyle was born in 1809.
Marriage1837She married Henry M. Paxson, son of John Paxson and Abigail Mercer, in 1837.
Death1875Jane Pyle died in 1875.

Abigail S. Paxson

F, b. 1813, d. 1862
Father*John Paxson b. 1786, d. 1820
Mother*Abigail Mercer b. 1787, d. 1868
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Young.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageAbigail S. Paxson married William Young.
Birth1813Abigail S. Paxson was born in 1813.
She was the daughter of John Paxson and Abigail Mercer.
Death1862Abigail S. Paxson died in 1862.

William Young

M
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageWilliam Young married Abigail S. Paxson, daughter of John Paxson and Abigail Mercer.

Sarah L. Paxson

F, b. 1815, d. 1878
Father*John Paxson b. 1786, d. 1820
Mother*Abigail Mercer b. 1787, d. 1868
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1835As of 1835,her married name was Bennett.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1815Sarah L. Paxson was born in 1815.
She was the daughter of John Paxson and Abigail Mercer.
Marriage1835Sarah L. Paxson married Abram P. Bennett in 1835.
Death1878Sarah L. Paxson died in 1878.

Abram P. Bennett

M, b. 1812, d. 1869
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1812Abram P. Bennett was born in 1812.
Marriage1835He married Sarah L. Paxson, daughter of John Paxson and Abigail Mercer, in 1835.
Death1869Abram P. Bennett died in 1869.

Juliann Paxson

F, b. 1817, d. 1891
Father*John Paxson b. 1786, d. 1820
Mother*Abigail Mercer b. 1787, d. 1868
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1834As of 1834,her married name was Pyle.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1817Juliann Paxson was born in 1817.
She was the daughter of John Paxson and Abigail Mercer.
Marriage1834Juliann Paxson married Joseph Pyle in 1834.
Death1891Juliann Paxson died in 1891.