Jean West

F, b. 16 February 1932, d. 19 February 1932
     Jean West was born on 16 February 1932; twin with Lindy. She was the daughter of Joseph William West and Martha Elsie Anne Head. Jean West died on 19 February 1932.
Father*Joseph William West b. 8 Nov 1890, d. 11 Apr 1951
Mother*Martha Elsie Anne Head b. 22 Jan 1894, d. 30 Jan 1972

Lindy West

F, b. 16 February 1932, d. 19 February 1932
     Lindy West was born on 16 February 1932; twin with Jean. She was the daughter of Joseph William West and Martha Elsie Anne Head. Lindy West died on 19 February 1932.
Father*Joseph William West b. 8 Nov 1890, d. 11 Apr 1951
Mother*Martha Elsie Anne Head b. 22 Jan 1894, d. 30 Jan 1972

Johnie Ivan West

M, b. 16 March 1935
     Johnie Ivan West died. He was born at Mammoth Springs, Fulton, Arkansas, on 16 March 1935; Delayed Certificate of Birth #1280, 16 March 1935. He was the son of Joseph William West and Martha Elsie Anne Head. Johnie Ivan West married Beulah Mae McIntyre at Great Bend, Kansas, on 7 January 1956; Marriage License #42451, 07 January 1956.
Father*Joseph William West b. 8 Nov 1890, d. 11 Apr 1951
Mother*Martha Elsie Anne Head b. 22 Jan 1894, d. 30 Jan 1972

Beulah Mae McIntyre

F, b. 19 November 1938, d. 20 May 1996
     Beulah Mae McIntyre married (?) Jester. Beulah Mae McIntyre was born on 19 November 1938; Standard Certificate of Birth #273-1469, 19 Nov 1938. Johnie Ivan West married Beulah Mae McIntyre at Great Bend, Kansas, on 7 January 1956; Marriage License #42451, 07 January 1956. She died on 20 May 1996 at age 57.
     Her married name was Jester. As of 7 January 1956,her married name was West.

Jane Swayne

F, b. 1733, d. 5 February 1815
Jane Swayne Mercer signature 1758
     Jane Swayne was born in 1733 at East Marlborough, Chester, Pennsylvania. She was the daughter of Edward Swayne and Sarah Fincher. Jane Swayne married Joseph Mercer, son of Joseph Mercer Sr and Ann Wickersham, on 29 August 1753 at Holy Trinity (Old Swedes) Church, Wilmington, Delaware. Jane Swayne married John Calvert, son of Thomas Calvert and Sarah Williamson, in 1764. Jane Swayne died on 5 February 1815 at East Marlborough, Chester, Pennsylvania.
     As of 29 August 1753,her married name was Mercer. She was listed as a beneficiary in Joseph Mercer's will on 13 December 1758 at Chester, Pennsylvania; Probate of Joseph Mercer estate - Jane Mercer rights to father. On 20 December 1763 According to Orphan's Court records, John Calvert married Jane Swayne Mercer and became guardian of the two living Mercer children, Amos and Hannah. As of 1764,her married name was Calvert. Jane Swayne witnessed the will of Edward Swayne on 16 June 1775 at East Marlborough, Chester, Pennsylvania; SWAYNE, EDWARD. East Marlborough. June 16, 1775. May 11, 1776. To wife Sarah plantation whereon I now dwell during life and at her decease to be sold, also all household goods. To son Edward 5 shillings. To son Jonathan £20. To daughters Jane Calvert and Hannah Yarnall 5 shillings each. To son Jesse £45. To daughter Sarah England £5. To son Robert £45. To daughter Elizabeth Ailes £25. To daughter Martha Swayne £30. Remainder to 3 daughters Sarah, Elizabeth and Martha. Executor: Friend William Swayne.
Wit: Jesse Miller, Frs. Swayne.
Father*Edward Swayne b. 20 Nov 1702, d. 24 Apr 1776
Mother*Sarah Fincher b. 1708, d. 1 Nov 1804

Children of Jane Swayne and Joseph Mercer

Mary Mitchell Barnes

F, b. 3 November 1756, d. 28 June 1797
     Mary Mitchell Barnes was born on 3 November 1756 at Chester, Pennsylvania. She was the daughter of James Enid Barnes and unknown (?). Mary Mitchell Barnes married Amos Mercer, son of Joseph Mercer and Jane Swayne, on 6 March 1775 at Chester, Pennsylvania, also reported as 16 Mar 1775.
16 Mar 1775 Quaker Kennett Monthly Meeting - Chester, PA - Amos Mercer marriage
Mary Mitchell Barnes died on 28 June 1797 at Mifflin, Pennsylvania, at age 40 also reported as 28 May 1797.
     She was Amos was forced out of the Quaker religion because he married Mary Barnes in 1775. As of 6 March 1775,her married name was Mercer.
Father*James Enid Barnes b. 22 Apr 1732
Mother*unknown (?)

Children of Mary Mitchell Barnes and Amos Mercer

Amos Mercer Jr

M, b. 9 January 1776, d. 15 September 1802
     Amos Mercer Jr was born on 9 January 1776 at East Marlborough, Chester, Pennsylvania. He was the son of Amos Mercer and Mary Mitchell Barnes. Amos Mercer Jr died on 15 September 1802 at Mifflin County, Pennsylvania, at age 26.
Father*Amos Mercer b. 8 Mar 1755, d. Apr 1816
Mother*Mary Mitchell Barnes b. 3 Nov 1756, d. 28 Jun 1797

David Mercer

M, b. 1777, d. 15 June 1857
     David Mercer was born in 1777 at East Marlborough Township, Chester, Pennsylvania. He was the son of Amos Mercer and Mary Mitchell Barnes. David Mercer married Eve Kribbs, daughter of John George Kribbs and Anna Barbara Haines, in 1803 at Indiana County, Pennsylvania. David Mercer died on 15 June 1857 at Clarion, Pennsylvania.
     Amos Mercer witnessed CENSUS 1800 in 1800 at Wheatfield, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania; surname listed as Meser; living next door to Joseph Meser (Mercer); Free White Persons - Males - 16 thru 25: 2; Free White Persons - Males - 45 and over: 1; Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 15: 2; Free White Persons - Females - 45 and over: 1. David Mercer was listed as the head of a family on the 1840 Census at Red Bank, Armstrong, Pennsylvania; Free White Persons - Males - 15 thru 19: 2
Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29: 2
Free White Persons - Males - 60 thru 69: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 15 thru 19: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 50 thru 59: 1. He was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census at Redbank, Clarion, Pennsylvania.1
Father*Amos Mercer b. 8 Mar 1755, d. Apr 1816
Mother*Mary Mitchell Barnes b. 3 Nov 1756, d. 28 Jun 1797

Children of David Mercer and Eve Kribbs

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 268. Dwelling 1860.

John Mercer

M, b. 3 June 1778, d. 1812
     John Mercer was born on 3 June 1778 at Cumberland, Pennsylvania. He was the son of Amos Mercer and Mary Mitchell Barnes. John Mercer died in 1812 at in the War of 1812.
     Amos Mercer witnessed CENSUS 1800 in 1800 at Wheatfield, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania; surname listed as Meser; living next door to Joseph Meser (Mercer); Free White Persons - Males - 16 thru 25: 2; Free White Persons - Males - 45 and over: 1; Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 15: 2; Free White Persons - Females - 45 and over: 1.
Father*Amos Mercer b. 8 Mar 1755, d. Apr 1816
Mother*Mary Mitchell Barnes b. 3 Nov 1756, d. 28 Jun 1797

Jane Mercer

F, b. 14 January 1783, d. 5 July 1865
     Jane Mercer was born at Cumberland or Venango, Pennsylvania, on 14 January 1783. She was the daughter of Amos Mercer and Mary Mitchell Barnes. Jane Mercer married Robert Kelso, son of Daniel Kelso and Mary McAllister, on 6 April 1802 at Venango, Pennsylvania. Jane Mercer died on 5 July 1865 at Washington, Tazewell, Illinois, at age 82.
     Amos Mercer witnessed CENSUS 1800 in 1800 at Wheatfield, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania; surname listed as Meser; living next door to Joseph Meser (Mercer); Free White Persons - Males - 16 thru 25: 2; Free White Persons - Males - 45 and over: 1; Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 15: 2; Free White Persons - Females - 45 and over: 1. As of 6 April 1802,her married name was Kelso.
Father*Amos Mercer b. 8 Mar 1755, d. Apr 1816
Mother*Mary Mitchell Barnes b. 3 Nov 1756, d. 28 Jun 1797

Children of Jane Mercer and Robert Kelso

Robert Kelso

M, b. 26 December 1778, d. 21 October 1836
     Robert Kelso was born on 26 December 1778 at New Boston, New Hampshire. He was the son of Daniel Kelso and Mary McAllister. Robert Kelso married Jane Mercer, daughter of Amos Mercer and Mary Mitchell Barnes, on 6 April 1802 at Venango, Pennsylvania. Robert Kelso died on 21 October 1836 at Rising Sun, Switzerland, Indiana, at age 57 also reported as 23 Oct 1832.
Father*Daniel Kelso b. 1743, d. 24 Dec 1816
Mother*Mary McAllister b. 1744

Children of Robert Kelso and Jane Mercer

Mary or Polly Mercer

F, d. before 1816
     Mary or Polly Mercer was the daughter of Amos Mercer and Mary Mitchell Barnes. Mary or Polly Mercer died before 1816.
Father*Amos Mercer b. 8 Mar 1755, d. Apr 1816
Mother*Mary Mitchell Barnes b. 3 Nov 1756, d. 28 Jun 1797

Mary Greenaway

F, b. 20 January 1665, d. 3 June 1723
Mary Mercer signature 1718
     Mary Greenaway was born on 20 January 1665 at Portsmouth, St. Thomas, England. She was the daughter of Major John Greene and Anne Agnes Almy. Mary Greenaway married Thomas Mercer, son of Edward Mercer and Elizabeth Whitcher, in 1687 at Aynho-on-the-Hill, Northampton, England. Her estate was probated on 12 May 1718 at Chester, Pennsylvania, Estate of Thomas Mercer - executrix Mary Mercer.
Estate of Thomas Mercer - executrix Mary Mercer - Chester, PA 12 May 1718
Mary Greenaway died on 3 June 1723 at Westtown, Chester, Pennsylvania, at age 58. She was buried after 3 June 1723 at Old Caln Friends Meeting Burial Ground, Coatesville, Chester, Pennsylvania.
     She was (an unknown value). As of 1687,her married name was Mercer. She witnessed the will of Thomas Mercer on 17 March 1715 at Thornbury, Chester, Pennsylvania; Chester County will Book A page 40
Thomas Mercer of Thornbury. 3/17/1715. 9/13/1716. A. 40. Provides for wife Mary. To eldest son Thomas after wifes decease or marriage, my new dwelling plantation containing my estate 238 acres. To son Thomas' son Daniel 1/2 of 500 acres of land in Marlborough which lieth next to Nathl Newlins land. To son Joseph the other 1/2 said 500 acres whereon son Thomas now lives. To my 3 daughters, viz Mary, Elizabeth and Ann, £20 each. To sons in law Wm. Pennil, Joseph Woodward and Joshua Peirce one pistole each. Remainder of moveables to wife and son Thomas. Executors: wife Mary. Witnesses: Francis Pullen, Thomas Pierson, Rose Pierson.1 Mary Greenaway left a will on 30 April 1723 at West Town, Chester, Pennsylvania, Chester County Will No. 165 Will Book 1, Pg 151.
Father*Major John Greene b. 15 Aug 1620, d. 27 Nov 1708
Mother*Anne Agnes Almy b. 26 Feb 1627, d. 6 May 1709

Children of Mary Greenaway and Thomas Mercer

Citations

  1. [S229] Pennsylvania Wills Chester County Wills, by Pennsylvania.

Elizabeth Whitcher

F, b. 1630, d. 12 December 1694
     Elizabeth Whitcher was born in 1630 at Aynho On The Hill, Northamptonshire, England. She married Edward Mercer, son of Edward Mercer and Susanna (?), on 25 July 1648 at St. Gregory by St. Paul, London, England. Elizabeth Whitcher died on 12 December 1694 at Aynho on the Hill, Northamptonshire, England.
     As of 25 July 1648,her married name was Mercer.

Children of Elizabeth Whitcher and Edward Mercer

Ursala Mercer

F, b. 18 April 1649
     Ursala Mercer was christened on 18 April 1649 at Thorpe Mandeville, Northampton Parish, England; Father: Edward Mercer
Mother: Elizabeth. She was born at Northampton, England, on 18 April 1649. She was the daughter of Edward Mercer and Elizabeth Whitcher.
Father*Edward Mercer b. 3 Jun 1626, d. 1680
Mother*Elizabeth Whitcher b. 1630, d. 12 Dec 1694

Mary Mercer

F, b. 14 July 1651
     Mary Mercer was christened on 14 July 1651 at Thorpe Mandeville, Northampton, England; Father: Edward Mercer
Mother: Elizabeth. She was born at Northampton, England, on 14 July 1651. She was the daughter of Edward Mercer and Elizabeth Whitcher.
Father*Edward Mercer b. 3 Jun 1626, d. 1680
Mother*Elizabeth Whitcher b. 1630, d. 12 Dec 1694

Edward Mercer

M, b. 14 April 1653, d. 1654
     Edward Mercer was christened on 14 April 1653 at Thorpe Mandeville, Northampton Parish, England; Father: Edward Mercer
Mother: Elizabeth. He was born at Northampton, England, on 14 April 1653. He was the son of Edward Mercer and Elizabeth Whitcher. Edward Mercer died in 1654.
Father*Edward Mercer b. 3 Jun 1626, d. 1680
Mother*Elizabeth Whitcher b. 1630, d. 12 Dec 1694

Nathaniel Mercer

M, b. 17 April 1656
     Nathaniel Mercer was born on 17 April 1656 at Northampton, England. He was the son of Edward Mercer and Elizabeth Whitcher. Nathaniel Mercer was christened on 20 April 1656 at Thorpe Mandeville, Northampton Parish, England; Father: Edward Mercer
Mother: Elizabeth.
Father*Edward Mercer b. 3 Jun 1626, d. 1680
Mother*Elizabeth Whitcher b. 1630, d. 12 Dec 1694

Richard Mercer

M, b. 3 May 1657
     Richard Mercer was born at Northampton, England, on 3 May 1657. He was the son of Edward Mercer and Elizabeth Whitcher. Richard Mercer was baptized on 31 May 1657 at Thorpe Mandeville, Northampton, England, Father: Edward Mercer
Mother: Elizabeth.
Father*Edward Mercer b. 3 Jun 1626, d. 1680
Mother*Elizabeth Whitcher b. 1630, d. 12 Dec 1694

Richard Mercer

M, b. 1 August 1688, d. before 1710
     Richard Mercer was born at Aynho-on-the-Hill, Northampton, England, on 1 August 1688. He was the son of Thomas Mercer and Mary Greenaway. Richard Mercer died before 1710.
Father*Thomas Mercer b. Dec 1655, d. 13 Sep 1716
Mother*Mary Greenaway b. 20 Jan 1665, d. 3 Jun 1723

Mary Mercer

F, b. 1689, d. 1768
     Mary Mercer was born at Aynho-on-the-Hill, Northampton, England, in 1689. She was the daughter of Thomas Mercer and Mary Greenaway. Mary Mercer married William Pennell, son of Robert Pennell and Hannah Johnson, on 26 August 1710 at Concord Meeting, Chester, Pennsylvania. Mary Mercer died in 1768.
     As of 26 August 1710,her married name was Pennell.
Father*Thomas Mercer b. Dec 1655, d. 13 Sep 1716
Mother*Mary Greenaway b. 20 Jan 1665, d. 3 Jun 1723

Children of Mary Mercer and William Pennell

William Pennell

M, b. 11 August 1681, d. 1757
     William Pennell was born at Middleton, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, on 11 August 1681. He was the son of Robert Pennell and Hannah Johnson. William Pennell married Mary Mercer, daughter of Thomas Mercer and Mary Greenaway, on 26 August 1710 at Concord Meeting, Chester, Pennsylvania. William Pennell died in 1757 at Middleton, Dauphin, Pennsylvania.
Father*Robert Pennell
Mother*Hannah Johnson

Children of William Pennell and Mary Mercer

Elizabeth Mercer

F, b. 14 August 1692, d. 1751
     Elizabeth Mercer was born at Aynho-on-the-Hill, Northampton, England, on 14 August 1692. She was the daughter of Thomas Mercer and Mary Greenaway. Elizabeth Mercer married Joseph Woodward, son of Richard Woodward and Jane (?), on 12 September 1712 at Concord Meeting, Chester, Pennsylvania. Elizabeth Mercer married William Vestal, son of William Vestall Sr. and Alice Glover, on 9 September 1716 at Westtown, Chester Co., PA. Elizabeth Mercer died in 1751 at Cane Creek, Orange, North Carolina.
     She was (an unknown value). As of 12 September 1712,her married name was Woodward. As of 9 September 1716,her married name was Vestal.
Father*Thomas Mercer b. Dec 1655, d. 13 Sep 1716
Mother*Mary Greenaway b. 20 Jan 1665, d. 3 Jun 1723

Child of Elizabeth Mercer and Joseph Woodward

Children of Elizabeth Mercer and William Vestal

Joseph Woodward

M, d. 28 September 1715
     Joseph Woodward was born at Chester, Pennsylvania. He was the son of Richard Woodward and Jane (?). Joseph Woodward married Elizabeth Mercer, daughter of Thomas Mercer and Mary Greenaway, on 12 September 1712 at Concord Meeting, Chester, Pennsylvania. Joseph Woodward died on 28 September 1715 at Chester, Pennsylvania.
Father*Richard Woodward
Mother*Jane (?)

Child of Joseph Woodward and Elizabeth Mercer

William Vestal

M, b. 16 September 1692, d. 1746
     William Vestal was born at Birmingham Twp, Chester, Pennsylvania, on 16 September 1692. He was the son of William Vestall Sr. and Alice Glover. William Vestal married Elizabeth Mercer, daughter of Thomas Mercer and Mary Greenaway, on 9 September 1716 at Westtown, Chester Co., PA. William Vestal died in 1746 at Winchester, Frederick, Virginia.
Father*William Vestall Sr. b. 1667, d. 1701
Mother*Alice Glover b. c 1672, d. a 1700

Children of William Vestal and Elizabeth Mercer

Mary Vestal

F, b. 1725, d. 1818
     Mary Vestal was born at Pennsylvania in 1725. She was the daughter of William Vestal and Elizabeth Mercer. William Jay married Mary Vestal at Winchester, Fredrick Co., VA, in 1743. She died in 1818 at New Burlington, Fulton Co., OH.
Father*William Vestal b. 16 Sep 1692, d. 1746
Mother*Elizabeth Mercer b. 14 Aug 1692, d. 1751

Child of Mary Vestal and William Jay

John Vestal

M, b. circa 1718
     John Vestal was born circa 1718. He was the son of William Vestal and Elizabeth Mercer.
Father*William Vestal b. 16 Sep 1692, d. 1746
Mother*Elizabeth Mercer b. 14 Aug 1692, d. 1751

David Vestal

M, b. 16 August 1736
     David Vestal was born on 16 August 1736. He was the son of William Vestal and Elizabeth Mercer.
Father*William Vestal b. 16 Sep 1692, d. 1746
Mother*Elizabeth Mercer b. 14 Aug 1692, d. 1751

Thomas Vestal

M, b. 8 November 1727
     Thomas Vestal was born on 8 November 1727. He was the son of William Vestal and Elizabeth Mercer.
Father*William Vestal b. 16 Sep 1692, d. 1746
Mother*Elizabeth Mercer b. 14 Aug 1692, d. 1751

William Vestal

M, b. 1720
     William Vestal was born in 1720. He was the son of William Vestal and Elizabeth Mercer.
Father*William Vestal b. 16 Sep 1692, d. 1746
Mother*Elizabeth Mercer b. 14 Aug 1692, d. 1751