William Vestall Sr.

M, b. 1667, d. 1701
  • William Vestall Sr. was born in 1667 at London, England.
  • Alice Glover married William Vestall Sr. at London, England, in 1692.
  • He died in 1701 at Chester, Pennslyvania.

Children of William Vestall Sr. and Alice Glover

Alice Glover

F, b. circa 1672, d. after 1700
Father*George Glover
Mother*Alice Launfall
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1692As of 1692,her married name was Vestall.

Children of Alice Glover and William Vestall Sr.

William Jay

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  • William Jay married Mary Vestal at Winchester, Fredrick Co., VA, in 1743.

Child of William Jay and Mary Vestal

Mordecai Mercer

M, b. 20 June 1736, d. after 1790
Father*Robert Mercer b. 26 Sep 1716, d. 3 Feb 1785
Mother*Olive Pyle b. 1714, d. 1780
  • Mordecai Mercer was born at Chester, Pennsylvania, on 20 June 1736.
  • He was the son of Robert Mercer and Olive Pyle.
  • Abigail Eachus married Mordecai Mercer, in August 1756.
  • He died after 1790.

Abigail Eachus

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Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAbigail Eachus was also known as Eachey.
Married NameAugust 1756As of August 1756,her married name was Mercer.

William Mercer

M, b. 10 December 1738, d. 3 December 1831
Father*Robert Mercer b. 26 Sep 1716, d. 3 Feb 1785
Mother*Olive Pyle b. 1714, d. 1780
  • Mary Ingram married William Mercer.
  • He was born at Chester, Pennsylvania, on 10 December 1738.
  • He was the son of Robert Mercer and Olive Pyle.
  • William Mercer died on 3 December 1831 at East Bradford, Chester, Pennsylvania, at age 92.

Child of William Mercer and Mary Ingram

Mary Ingram

F
Father*John Ingram
Mother*Susanna Lathrum

Child of Mary Ingram and William Mercer

Joseph Mercer

M, b. 11 September 1739, d. 1828
Father*Robert Mercer b. 26 Sep 1716, d. 3 Feb 1785
Mother*Olive Pyle b. 1714, d. 1780
  • Joseph Mercer was born at Westtown, Chester, Pennsylvania, on 11 September 1739.
  • He was the son of Robert Mercer and Olive Pyle.
  • Joseph Mercer died in 1828 at Jackson, Ohio.

Robert Mercer

M, b. 19 July 1741, d. 13 May 1820
Father*Robert Mercer b. 26 Sep 1716, d. 3 Feb 1785
Mother*Olive Pyle b. 1714, d. 1780
  • Robert Mercer was born at Westtown, Chester, Pennsylvania, on 19 July 1741.
  • He was the son of Robert Mercer and Olive Pyle.
  • Elizabeth Brown married Robert Mercer at Chester, Pennsylvania, on 16 November 1766.
  • He died on 13 May 1820 at Morgantown, Monongalia, Virginia (now W. VA), at age 78.

Children of Robert Mercer and Elizabeth Brown

Elizabeth Brown

F, b. 1747, d. 18 May 1833
Father*John Brown
Mother*Elizabeth Mercer
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1766As of 1766,her married name was Mercer.
  • Elizabeth Brown was born in 1747 at Morgantown, Monongalia, Virginia (now W. VA).
  • She was the daughter of John Brown and Elizabeth Mercer.
  • Elizabeth Brown married Robert Mercer at Chester, Pennsylvania, on 16 November 1766.
  • Elizabeth Brown died on 18 May 1833 at Morgantown, Monongalia, Virginia (now W. VA).

Children of Elizabeth Brown and Robert Mercer

Leah Mercer

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Father*Robert Mercer b. 19 Jul 1741, d. 13 May 1820
Mother*Elizabeth Brown b. 1747, d. 18 May 1833

Robert Mercer

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Father*Robert Mercer b. 19 Jul 1741, d. 13 May 1820
Mother*Elizabeth Brown b. 1747, d. 18 May 1833

Caleb Mercer

M, b. 19 June 1743, d. 2 April 1775
Father*Robert Mercer b. 26 Sep 1716, d. 3 Feb 1785
Mother*Olive Pyle b. 1714, d. 1780
  • Caleb Mercer was born at Chester, Pennsylvania, on 19 June 1743.
  • He was the son of Robert Mercer and Olive Pyle.
  • Mary Pierce married Caleb Mercer at Goshen Meeting, Chester, Pennsylvania, on 16 November 1769.
  • He died on 2 April 1775 at Chester, Pennsylvania, at age 31.

Child of Caleb Mercer and Mary Pierce

Mary Pierce

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name16 November 1769As of 16 November 1769,her married name was Mercer.
  • Mary Pierce married Caleb Mercer at Goshen Meeting, Chester, Pennsylvania, on 16 November 1769.

Child of Mary Pierce and Caleb Mercer

William Mercer

M, b. 13 August 1775
Father*Caleb Mercer b. 19 Jun 1743, d. 2 Apr 1775
Mother*Mary Pierce

Children of William Mercer and Charity Pettit

Charity Pettit

F, b. 17 June 1781
  • Charity Pettit married William Mercer.
  • Charity Pettit was born on 17 June 1781 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

Children of Charity Pettit and William Mercer

Phebe Mercer

F, b. 29 January 1748 or 1749
Father*Robert Mercer b. 26 Sep 1716, d. 3 Feb 1785
Mother*Olive Pyle b. 1714, d. 1780
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Stewart.
  • Phebe Mercer was born on 29 January 1748 or 1749 at Chester, Pennsylvania.
  • She was the daughter of Robert Mercer and Olive Pyle.

Thomas Mercer

M, b. 29 May 1751, d. 1832
Father*Robert Mercer b. 26 Sep 1716, d. 3 Feb 1785
Mother*Olive Pyle b. 1714, d. 1780
  • Thomas Mercer was born at Thornbury, Chester, Pennsylvania, on 29 May 1751.
  • He was the son of Robert Mercer and Olive Pyle.
  • Thomas Mercer married Jane Nealey in 1769.
  • Thomas Mercer died in 1832.

Child of Thomas Mercer and Jane Nealey

Job Mercer

M, b. 29 April 1753, d. 1839
Father*Robert Mercer b. 26 Sep 1716, d. 3 Feb 1785
Mother*Olive Pyle b. 1714, d. 1780
  • Job Mercer was born at Chester, Pennsylvania, on 29 April 1753.
  • He was the son of Robert Mercer and Olive Pyle.
  • Margaret Gordon married Job Mercer at Old Swedes Church, Delaware, on 7 March 1771.
  • He died in 1839 at Jordan Springs, Frederick, Virginia.

Children of Job Mercer and Margaret Gordon

Margaret Gordon

F, b. circa 1755, d. say 1814
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name7 March 1771As of 7 March 1771,her married name was Mercer.
  • Margaret Gordon was born circa 1755.
  • Margaret Gordon married Job Mercer at Old Swedes Church, Delaware, on 7 March 1771.
  • Margaret Gordon died say 1814 at Frederick, Virginia.

Children of Margaret Gordon and Job Mercer

Phoebe Mercer

F, b. 1797, d. 1868
Father*Job Mercer b. 29 Apr 1753, d. 1839
Mother*Margaret Gordon b. c 1755, d. s 1814

George Swatrz

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Solomon Mercer

M, b. 30 December 1736, d. 9 May 1828
Father*Daniel Mercer b. 14 Sep 1714, d. 25 Jun 1807
Mother*Rebecca Townsend b. 1710, d. 13 Oct 1792
  • Solomon Mercer was born on 30 December 1736 at Kennett, Chester, Pennsylvania, also reported as 20 Oct 1736.
  • He was the son of Daniel Mercer and Rebecca Townsend.
  • Solomon Mercer married Olive Pyle, daughter of John Pyle and Rachel Walters, in 1760.
  • Solomon Mercer married Abigail Sharpless on 8 July 1782 at 2nd marriage for him.
  • Solomon Mercer died on 9 May 1828 at age 91 also reported as 09 Mar 1828.

Children of Solomon Mercer and Olive Pyle

Children of Solomon Mercer and Abigail Sharpless

Abigail Sharpless

F, b. 29 November 1726, d. 5 October 1818
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name8 July 1782As of 8 July 1782,her married name was Mercer.
  • Abigail Sharpless was born on 29 November 1726 at Ridley, Pennsylvania.
  • She married Solomon Mercer, son of Daniel Mercer and Rebecca Townsend, on 8 July 1782 at 2nd marriage for him.
  • Abigail Sharpless died on 5 October 1818 at East Marlborough, Chester, Pennsylvania, at age 91.
  • She was buried after 5 October 1818 at Kennett Friends Burial Ground, Kennett, Chester, Pennsylvania.

Children of Abigail Sharpless and Solomon Mercer

Caleb Mercer

M, b. 2 March 1785, d. 31 January 1864
Father*Solomon Mercer b. 30 Dec 1736, d. 9 May 1828
Mother*Abigail Sharpless b. 29 Nov 1726, d. 5 Oct 1818
  • Caleb Mercer was born on 2 March 1785 at Chester, Pennsylvania.
  • He was the son of Solomon Mercer and Abigail Sharpless.
  • Caleb Mercer married Hannah Baily, daughter of John Baily, in 1807.
  • Caleb Mercer married Ann Pennock, daughter of Caleb Pennock and Ann Thompson, in 1811.
  • Caleb Mercer died on 31 January 1864 at Kennett Square, Chester, Pennsylvania, at age 78.
  • He was buried after 31 January 1864 at Kennett Friends Burial Ground, Kennett Square, Chester, Pennsylvania.
     At Chester, Pennsylvania, Kennett Quaker Meeting - family of Caleb Mercer.
Kennett Quaker Meeting, Chester, PA - family of Caleb Mercer

Child of Caleb Mercer and Hannah Baily

Children of Caleb Mercer and Ann Pennock

Ann Pennock

F, b. 29 March 1788, d. 2 February 1864
Father*Caleb Pennock
Mother*Ann Thompson
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1811As of 1811,her married name was Mercer.
  • Ann Pennock was born on 29 March 1788 at Kennett Square, Chester, Pennsylvania.
  • She was the daughter of Caleb Pennock and Ann Thompson.
  • Ann Pennock married Caleb Mercer, son of Solomon Mercer and Abigail Sharpless, in 1811.
  • Ann Pennock died on 2 February 1864 at Kennett Square, Chester, Pennsylvania, at age 75.
  • She was buried after 2 February 1864 at Kennett Friends Burial Ground, Kennett, Chester, Pennsylvania.

Children of Ann Pennock and Caleb Mercer

Pennock Mercer

M, b. 25 November 1813, d. 3 May 1891
Father*Caleb Mercer b. 2 Mar 1785, d. 31 Jan 1864
Mother*Ann Pennock b. 29 Mar 1788, d. 2 Feb 1864
  • Pennock Mercer was born on 25 November 1813 at Chester, Pennsylvania.
  • He was the son of Caleb Mercer and Ann Pennock.
  • Pennock Mercer married Ann Eliza Pyle on 12 October 1836 at Chester, Pennsylvania.
    Pennock Mercer - Eliza Pyle intentions to marry - Quaker London Grove Monthly Meeting - Chester PA
  • Pennock Mercer died on 3 May 1891 at Chester, Pennsylvania, at age 77.
Census DateLocation
1850East Marlborough, Chester, PennsylvaniaPennock Mercer was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census at East Marlborough, Chester, Pennsylvania.

Children of Pennock Mercer and Ann Eliza Pyle

Ann Eliza Pyle

F, b. 23 March 1815, d. 23 December 1902
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnn Eliza Pyle was also known as Eliza.
Married Name12 October 1836As of 12 October 1836,her married name was Mercer.
  • Ann Eliza Pyle was born on 23 March 1815 at Pennsylvania.
  • She married Pennock Mercer, son of Caleb Mercer and Ann Pennock, on 12 October 1836 at Chester, Pennsylvania.
    Pennock Mercer - Eliza Pyle intentions to marry - Quaker London Grove Monthly Meeting - Chester PA
  • Ann Eliza Pyle died on 23 December 1902 at Chester, Pennsylvania, at age 87.
Census DateLocation
1850East Marlborough, Chester, PennsylvaniaAnn Eliza Pyle was listed in Pennock Mercer's household on the 1850 Census at East Marlborough, Chester, Pennsylvania.

Children of Ann Eliza Pyle and Pennock Mercer

(?) Kaney

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William Henry Crotchett

M, b. 1 September 1846, d. 20 August 1933
William Henry Crotchett
Father*Lorenzo Dow Crotchett b. 20 Feb 1821, d. 28 May 1906
Mother*Elizabeth Christian Tanner b. 3 Aug 1823, d. 7 Aug 1908
Census DateLocation
10 October 1850Pope, IllinoisWilliam Henry Crotchett was listed in Lorenzo Dow Crotchett's household on the 1850 Census at Pope, Illinois; Next door to Stephen and two away from John.2
15 June 1870Wea Township, Miami County, KansasWilliam Henry Crotchett was listed in Lorenzo Dow Crotchett's household on the 1870 Census at Wea Township, Miami County, Kansas; Next door to her sister's family, Reuben Rowland.3
8 June 1880Wea, Miami, KansasWilliam Henry Crotchett was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Wea, Miami, Kansas, Next door to brother, John W Crotchett..4
22 June 1900Wea Twp, Miami, KansasHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Wea Twp, Miami, Kansas.5
26 April 1910Wea, Miami, KansasHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Wea, Miami, Kansas.6
29 January 1920Wea Twp, Miami, KansasHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Wea Twp, Miami, Kansas.7
5 April 1930Wea, Miami, KansasHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Wea, Miami, Kansas.8

Children of William Henry Crotchett and Mary Jane Morrow

Children of William Henry Crotchett and Martha Ann Staley

Citations

  1. [S231] KS Miami Co Cemeteries, by KS Miami Co, pg 594.
  2. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 78. Dwelling 613.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 13. Stamp 546. Dwelling 82.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 147. Page 7. Dwelling 58.
  5. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Sheet 16A. Stamp 245. Dwelling 335.
  6. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 143. Sheet 6A. Dwelling 73.
  7. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 149. Dwelling 55. Stamp 261. Sheet 3A.
  8. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED61-25. Dwelling 52.