John Alexander

M, b. circa 1868
Father*Thomas Alexander b. c 1816
Mother*Sydney Mercer b. 1838
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1868John Alexander was born circa 1868 at Pennsylvania.
He was the son of Thomas Alexander and Sydney Mercer.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880East Bradford, Chester, PennsylvaniaJohn Alexander was listed as a son in Thomas Alexander's household on the 1880 Census at East Bradford, Chester, Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1113 Page Number 171D.

Thomas Alexander

M, b. circa 1872
Father*Thomas Alexander b. c 1816
Mother*Sydney Mercer b. 1838
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1872Thomas Alexander was born circa 1872 at Pennsylvania.
He was the son of Thomas Alexander and Sydney Mercer.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880East Bradford, Chester, PennsylvaniaThomas Alexander was listed as a son in Thomas Alexander's household on the 1880 Census at East Bradford, Chester, Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1113 Page Number 171D.

Grovenia Alexander

F, b. circa 1875
Father*Thomas Alexander b. c 1816
Mother*Sydney Mercer b. 1838
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1875Grovenia Alexander was born circa 1875 at Pennsylvania.
She was the daughter of Thomas Alexander and Sydney Mercer.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880East Bradford, Chester, PennsylvaniaGrovenia Alexander was listed as a daughter in Thomas Alexander's household on the 1880 Census at East Bradford, Chester, Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1113 Page Number 171D.

Richard F. Draper

M, b. circa 1871
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageRichard F. Draper married Florence M. Mercer, daughter of Joseph W. Mercer and Mary J. Ferrell.
Birthcirca 1871Richard F. Draper was born circa 1871 at Pennsylvania.
Census DateLocationDescription
7 January 1920West Chester, Chester, PennsylvaniaRichard F. Draper was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at West Chester, Chester, Pennsylvania.1

Children of Richard F. Draper and Florence M. Mercer

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED89. Dwelling 97.

Richard F. Draper Jr.

M, b. circa 1903
Father*Richard F. Draper b. c 1871
Mother*Florence M. Mercer b. c 1869
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1903Richard F. Draper Jr. was born circa 1903 at Pennsylvania.
He was the son of Richard F. Draper and Florence M. Mercer.
Census DateLocationDescription
7 January 1920West Chester, Chester, PennsylvaniaRichard F. Draper Jr. was listed as a son in Richard F. Draper's household on the 1920 Census at West Chester, Chester, Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED89. Dwelling 97.

Ziba M. Draper

M, b. circa 1907
Father*Richard F. Draper b. c 1871
Mother*Florence M. Mercer b. c 1869
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1907Ziba M. Draper was born circa 1907 at Pennsylvania.
He was the son of Richard F. Draper and Florence M. Mercer.
Census DateLocationDescription
7 January 1920West Chester, Chester, PennsylvaniaZiba M. Draper was listed as a son in Richard F. Draper's household on the 1920 Census at West Chester, Chester, Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED89. Dwelling 97.

Frederick K. Draper

M, b. circa 1909
Father*Richard F. Draper b. c 1871
Mother*Florence M. Mercer b. c 1869
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1909Frederick K. Draper was born circa 1909 at Pennsylvania.
He was the son of Richard F. Draper and Florence M. Mercer.
Census DateLocationDescription
7 January 1920West Chester, Chester, PennsylvaniaFrederick K. Draper was listed as a son in Richard F. Draper's household on the 1920 Census at West Chester, Chester, Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED89. Dwelling 97.

Theresa Marshall

F, b. November 1846
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name21 November 1872As of 21 November 1872,her married name was .
Life EventDateDescription
BirthNovember 1846Theresa Marshall was born in November 1846 at Pennsylvania.
Marriage21 November 1872She married William Mercer, son of Fairlamb Mercer and Drucilla Wollerton, on 21 November 1872.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880West Bradford, Chester, PennsylvaniaTheresa Marshall was listed as wife in William Mercer's household on the 1880 Census at West Bradford, Chester, Pennsylvania.1
2 June 1900West Bradford, Chester, PennsylvaniaTheresa Marshall was listed as wife in William Mercer's household on the 1880 Census at West Bradford, Chester, Pennsylvania.2
  • Theresa Marshall had 5 with 5 living in 1900 children.

Children of Theresa Marshall and William Mercer

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1114 Page Number 178C.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED115. Dwelling 40.

Milton A. Mercer

M, b. circa 1875
Father*William Mercer b. Dec 1847, d. 24 May 1915
Mother*Theresa Marshall b. Nov 1846
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1875Milton A. Mercer was born circa 1875 at Pennsylvania.
He was the son of William Mercer and Theresa Marshall.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880West Bradford, Chester, PennsylvaniaMilton A. Mercer was listed as a son in William Mercer's household on the 1880 Census at West Bradford, Chester, Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1114 Page Number 178C.

Elizabeth Mercer

F, b. November 1883
Father*William Mercer b. Dec 1847, d. 24 May 1915
Mother*Theresa Marshall b. Nov 1846
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationElizabeth Mercer was also known as Lizzie.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthNovember 1883Elizabeth Mercer was born in November 1883 at Pennsylvania.
She was the daughter of William Mercer and Theresa Marshall.
Census DateLocationDescription
2 June 1900West Bradford, Chester, PennsylvaniaElizabeth Mercer was listed as a daughter in William Mercer's household on the 1900 Census at West Bradford, Chester, Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED115. Dwelling 40.

Clara Mercer

F, b. May 1887
Father*William Mercer b. Dec 1847, d. 24 May 1915
Mother*Theresa Marshall b. Nov 1846
Life EventDateDescription
BirthMay 1887Clara Mercer was born in May 1887 at Pennsylvania.
She was the daughter of William Mercer and Theresa Marshall.
Census DateLocationDescription
2 June 1900West Bradford, Chester, PennsylvaniaClara Mercer was listed as a daughter in William Mercer's household on the 1900 Census at West Bradford, Chester, Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED115. Dwelling 40.

Elmer W. Mercer

M, b. June 1880
Father*William Mercer b. Dec 1847, d. 24 May 1915
Mother*Theresa Marshall b. Nov 1846
Life EventDateDescription
BirthJune 1880Elmer W. Mercer was born in June 1880 at Pennsylvania.
He was the son of William Mercer and Theresa Marshall.
Census DateLocationDescription
2 June 1900West Bradford, Chester, PennsylvaniaElmer W. Mercer was listed as a son in William Mercer's household on the 1900 Census at West Bradford, Chester, Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED115. Dwelling 40.

Marshall F. Mercer

M, b. August 1877
Father*William Mercer b. Dec 1847, d. 24 May 1915
Mother*Theresa Marshall b. Nov 1846
Life EventDateDescription
BirthAugust 1877Marshall F. Mercer was born in August 1877 at Pennsylvania.
He was the son of William Mercer and Theresa Marshall.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880West Bradford, Chester, PennsylvaniaMarshall F. Mercer was listed as a son in William Mercer's household on the 1880 Census at West Bradford, Chester, Pennsylvania.1
2 June 1900West Bradford, Chester, PennsylvaniaMarshall F. Mercer was listed as a son in William Mercer's household on the 1900 Census at West Bradford, Chester, Pennsylvania.2

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1114 Page Number 178C.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED115. Dwelling 40.

Jemima W. Rogers

F, b. 17 December 1824, d. 1 November 1912
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1845As of before 1845,her married name was Cunningham.
Married Name18 April 1858As of 18 April 1858,her married name was Mercer.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth17 December 1824Jemima W. Rogers was born on 17 December 1824 at Pennsylvania.
Marriagebefore 1845She married James Cunningham before 1845.
Marriage18 April 1858Jemima W. Rogers married William Mercer, son of Kersey Mercer and Mary M. Walker, on 18 April 1858.
Death1 November 1912Jemima W. Rogers died on 1 November 1912 at age 87.
Census DateLocationDescription
28 August 1850East Bradford, Chester, PennsylvaniaJemima W. Rogers was listed in James Cunningham's household on the 1850 Census at East Bradford, Chester, Pennsylvania.1
1880East Bradford, Chester, PennsylvaniaJemima W. Rogers was listed as wife in William Mercer's household on the 1880 Census at East Bradford, Chester, Pennsylvania.2
18 June 1900East Bradford, Chester, PennsylvaniaJemima W. Rogers was listed as wife in William Mercer's household on the 1900 Census at East Bradford, Chester, Pennsylvania; also included is Anna W, granddaughter, born Oct 1888 Pennslyvania.3
  • Jemima W. Rogers had mother of 12 with 8 living in 1900 children.

Children of Jemima W. Rogers and James Cunningham

Children of Jemima W. Rogers and William Mercer

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 165.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1113 Page Number 172B.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED53. Dwelling 139.

George Mercer

M, b. circa 1859
Father*William Mercer b. 3 Jan 1832, d. 13 Nov 1921
Mother*Jemima W. Rogers b. 17 Dec 1824, d. 1 Nov 1912
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1859George Mercer was born circa 1859 at Pennsylvania.
He was the son of William Mercer and Jemima W. Rogers.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880East Bradford, Chester, PennsylvaniaGeorge Mercer was listed as a son in William Mercer's household on the 1880 Census at East Bradford, Chester, Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1113 Page Number 172B.

Hannah M. Mercer

F, b. circa 1862
Father*William Mercer b. 3 Jan 1832, d. 13 Nov 1921
Mother*Jemima W. Rogers b. 17 Dec 1824, d. 1 Nov 1912
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1862Hannah M. Mercer was born circa 1862 at Pennsylvania.
She was the daughter of William Mercer and Jemima W. Rogers.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880East Bradford, Chester, PennsylvaniaHannah M. Mercer was listed as a daughter in William Mercer's household on the 1880 Census at East Bradford, Chester, Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1113 Page Number 172B.

Kersey Mercer

M, b. circa 1863
Father*William Mercer b. 3 Jan 1832, d. 13 Nov 1921
Mother*Jemima W. Rogers b. 17 Dec 1824, d. 1 Nov 1912
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1863Kersey Mercer was born circa 1863 at Pennsylvania.
He was the son of William Mercer and Jemima W. Rogers.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880East Bradford, Chester, PennsylvaniaKersey Mercer was listed as a son in William Mercer's household on the 1880 Census at East Bradford, Chester, Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1113 Page Number 172B.

Susan Mercer

F, b. circa 1866
Father*William Mercer b. 3 Jan 1832, d. 13 Nov 1921
Mother*Jemima W. Rogers b. 17 Dec 1824, d. 1 Nov 1912
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1866Susan Mercer was born circa 1866 at Pennsylvania.
She was the daughter of William Mercer and Jemima W. Rogers.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880East Bradford, Chester, PennsylvaniaSusan Mercer was listed as a daughter in William Mercer's household on the 1880 Census at East Bradford, Chester, Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1113 Page Number 172B.

James Cunningham

M, b. circa 1812
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1812James Cunningham was born circa 1812 at Ireland.
Marriagebefore 1845He married Jemima W. Rogers before 1845.
Census DateLocationDescription
28 August 1850East Bradford, Chester, PennsylvaniaJames Cunningham was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census at East Bradford, Chester, Pennsylvania.1

Children of James Cunningham and Jemima W. Rogers

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 165.

Sarah Cunningham

F, b. February 1848
Father*James Cunningham b. c 1812
Mother*Jemima W. Rogers b. 17 Dec 1824, d. 1 Nov 1912
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationSarah Cunningham was also known as Sara J. Mercer.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthFebruary 1848Sarah Cunningham was born in February 1848 at Pennsylvania.
She was the daughter of James Cunningham and Jemima W. Rogers.
Census DateLocationDescription
28 August 1850East Bradford, Chester, PennsylvaniaSarah Cunningham was listed in James Cunningham's household on the 1850 Census at East Bradford, Chester, Pennsylvania.1
1880East Bradford, Chester, PennsylvaniaSarah Cunningham was listed as a stepdaughter in William Mercer's household on the 1880 Census at East Bradford, Chester, Pennsylvania.2
18 June 1900East Bradford, Chester, PennsylvaniaSarah Cunningham was listed as a daughter in William Mercer's household on the 1900 Census at East Bradford, Chester, Pennsylvania; also included is Anna W, granddaughter, born Oct 1888 Pennslyvania.3

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 165.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1113 Page Number 172B.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED53. Dwelling 139.

Frank S. Wetsel

M
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage29 December 1892Frank S. Wetsel married M. Gertrude Mercer, daughter of Joseph W. Mercer and Mary J. Ferrell, on 29 December 1892.

Matthew Gilliland

M
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMatthew Gilliland married Rachel McFarland.

Child of Matthew Gilliland and Rachel McFarland

Rachel McFarland

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was .
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageRachel McFarland married Matthew Gilliland.

Child of Rachel McFarland and Matthew Gilliland

Sue (?)

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was (?).
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageSue (?) married Franklin E. Mercer, son of Kersey Mercer and Mary M. Walker.

Child of Sue (?) and Franklin E. Mercer

Mary Walker Mercer

F, b. February 1884, d. July 1884
Father*Franklin E. Mercer b. 1843
Mother*Sue (?)
Life EventDateDescription
BirthFebruary 1884Mary Walker Mercer was born in February 1884.
She was the daughter of Franklin E. Mercer and Sue (?).
DeathJuly 1884Mary Walker Mercer died in July 1884.

Mary Jane Townsend

F, b. February 1852, d. 6 June 1923
Father*Oliver Townsend b. c 1826
Mother*Elizabeth (?) b. c 1826
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was .
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMary Jane Townsend married Winfield Scott Mercer, son of George W. Mercer and Rebecca (?).
BirthFebruary 1852Mary Jane Townsend was born in February 1852 at Pennsylvania.
She was the daughter of Oliver Townsend and Elizabeth (?).
Death6 June 1923Mary Jane Townsend died on 6 June 1923 at age 71.
Census DateLocationDescription
21 August 1870East Bradford, Chester, PennsylvaniaMary Jane Townsend was listed in Oliver Townsend's household on the 1870 Census at East Bradford, Chester, Pennsylvania.1
1880Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PennsylvaniaMary Jane Townsend was listed as wife in Winfield Scott Mercer's household on the 1880 Census at Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.2
14 June 1900East Bradford, Chester, PennsylvaniaMary Jane Townsend was listed as wife in Winfield Scott Mercer's household on the 1900 Census at East Bradford, Chester, Pennsylvania; living next door to Bowen Mercer.3

Child of Mary Jane Townsend and Winfield Scott Mercer

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 14. Dwelling 106.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1183 Page Number 146C.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED53. Dwelling 96.

George O. Mercer

M, b. 1876, d. 1 January 1951
Father*Winfield Scott Mercer b. Jan 1850, d. 30 May 1908
Mother*Mary Jane Townsend b. Feb 1852, d. 6 Jun 1923
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1876George O. Mercer was born in 1876.
He was the son of Winfield Scott Mercer and Mary Jane Townsend.
Death1 January 1951George O. Mercer died on 1 January 1951.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PennsylvaniaGeorge O. Mercer was listed as a son in Winfield Scott Mercer's household on the 1880 Census at Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1183 Page Number 146C.

George Hiddleson

M, b. September 1882
Father*Joseph Hiddleson b. Feb 1834
Mother*Cidney Mercer b. c 1843, d. b 1900
Life EventDateDescription
BirthSeptember 1882George Hiddleson was born in September 1882 at Pennsylvania.
He was the son of Joseph Hiddleson and Cidney Mercer.
Census DateLocationDescription
14 June 1900East Bradford, Chester, PennsylvaniaGeorge Hiddleson was listed as a son in Joseph Hiddleson's household on the 1900 Census at East Bradford, Chester, Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED53. Sheet 6A. Dwelling 91.

Lidia (?)

F, b. June 1860
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1881As of circa 1881,her married name was Mercer.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthJune 1860Lidia (?) was born in June 1860 at Pennsylvania.
Marriagecirca 1881She married William Bowen Mercer, son of George W. Mercer and Rebecca (?), circa 1881.
Census DateLocationDescription
14 June 1900East Bradford, Chester, PennsylvaniaLidia (?) was listed as wife in William Bowen Mercer's household on the 1900 Census at East Bradford, Chester, Pennsylvania; living next door to Winfield Mercer.1

Children of Lidia (?) and William Bowen Mercer

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED53. Dwelling 96.

Martha W. Mercer

F, b. April 1882
Father*William Bowen Mercer b. May 1847, d. 24 May 1907
Mother*Lidia (?) b. Jun 1860
Life EventDateDescription
BirthApril 1882Martha W. Mercer was born in April 1882 at Pennsylvania.
She was the daughter of William Bowen Mercer and Lidia (?).
Census DateLocationDescription
14 June 1900East Bradford, Chester, PennsylvaniaMartha W. Mercer was listed as a daughter in William Bowen Mercer's household on the 1900 Census at East Bradford, Chester, Pennsylvania; living next door to Winfield Mercer.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED53. Dwelling 96.