Big changes have come to Genealogy.com — all content is now read-only, and member subscriptions and the Shop have been discontinued.
 
Learn more


Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Surnames: Davis Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

DAVIS, DAVID, DAVIES; Wales, England>America, late 1600's-early 1700's
Posted by: Milisia Hanlin (ID *****7317) Date: January 14, 2009 at 07:41:33
  of 43428

“David DAVID (alias DAVIS), of par. Of Machynlleth, co. Montg., yeoman; s. David-----. Rmd to Radnor, Penna., 1684. Fd. Freeholder of 200 a. ld in Radnor. (Pat. 1685). His sister, Katherine DAVID, m. in Wales, Tudor-----, and had Mary TUDOR, m., 1686, Richard ORME. David DAVID was also bro. in law to William THOMAS, of Radnor, who m. Ann DAVID. Wife -----.” Some of the Founders. Welsh Founders of Pennsylvania. Thomas Allen GLENN. Published by Genealogical Publishing Com. 1970. ISBN 0806304308; 9780806304304. 356 Pages. Reprint of the 1911-1913 Edition. P: 155.

“Ellis DAVID prob. Of par. Of Llanfor, co. Mer., yeoman. Rmd. To Gwynedd, Penna., 1698. Perhaps he had been in Merion before this. Fd. Freeholder of 231 a. ld. In Gwynedd (by deed 1698). Her purchased land in Goshen, 1707. Wife, -----. Children (surname DAVIS): 1. John, m. 1705, Mary JAMES. Prob. Others. It is possible that he returned to Wales, and may have died there, or else another colonist of the same name.” -----.” Some of the Founders. Welsh Founders of Pennsylvania. Thomas Allen GLENN. Published by Genealogical Publishing Com. 1970. ISBN 0806304308; 9780806304304. 356 Pages. Reprint of the 1911-1913 Edition. P: 155.

“Hugh DAVID, of near Bala, co. Mer., gentleman. Rmd. To Penna., with PENN, on his 2d. voyage, 1700. Lived near Gwynedd. Left descendants, surname DAVID. One of these, Tacey DAVID, m., as his 2d. wife, William OGDEN, of Phila. Hugh DAVID was prob. s. David ap ELLIS, of Llanfor: see ped. on another page.” Some of the Founders. Welsh Founders of Pennsylvania. Thomas Allen GLENN. Published by Genealogical Publishing Com. 1970. ISBN 0806304308; 9780806304304. 356 Pages. Reprint of the 1911-1913 Edition. P: 156.

“Jenkin DAVID, prob. of near Bala, husbandman. Rmd. To Merion, Penna., about 1700. Living 1714. He was a neighbour of William ap EDWARD, of Merion and BLOCKLEY, and had been in his service in Wales.” Some of the Founders. Welsh Founders of Pennsylvania. Thomas Allen GLENN. Published by Genealogical Publishing Com. 1970. ISBN 0806304308; 9780806304304. 356 Pages. Reprint of the 1911-1913 Edition. P: 156.

“John DAVID (otherwise DAVIS), s. Lewis DAVID and Florence; b. Haverford, Penna., 1692. D. 1749. He was of Darby, co. Chester. Memb. Provincial Assembly, fr. Co. Chester, 1732, 1733, 1748. Wife, Rebecca, dau. Joseph NEED, of Arnold, Notts. (Descd. From William NEED, constable of Arnold, 1544). Children: 1. Joseph, b. 1715; 2. Lewis, b. 1716; m. Hannah, wid. Richard LLOYD, and dau. Samuel SELLERS; 3. Rebecca, b. 1718-19; m. John LEWIS, of Springfield; 4. Ann, b. 1721; m. William PARKER; 5. Hannah, b. 1724; m. -----SMITH; 6. John, b. 1727; d.s.p.; 7. Mary, b. 1731; 8. Sarah, b. 1734; 9. Nathaniel, b. 1737; d. 1746. Ann, dau,. John LEWIS and Rebecca DAVIS; m. Capt. John HUNTER. (See MORGAN ped. on another page.)” Some of the Founders. Welsh Founders of Pennsylvania. Thomas Allen GLENN. Published by Genealogical Publishing Com. 1970. ISBN 0806304308; 9780806304304. 356 Pages. Reprint of the 1911-1913 Edition. P: 156.

“Katherine DAVID (or DAVIS), of par. of Machynlleth, co. Montg, wid. Tudor----, and sister to David DAVID (of same place). Rmd. To Penna., 1684. Children (Surname TUDOR, or TYDER): 1. Mary, m., 1686, Richard ORME; others unknown.” Some of the Founders. Welsh Founders of Pennsylvania. Thomas Allen GLENN. Published by Genealogical Publishing Com. 1970. ISBN 0806304308; 9780806304304. 356 Pages. Reprint of the 1911-1913 Edition. P: 156.

“Lewis DAVID, of par. Of Llandewi Velfrey, co. Pemb. Gentleman. He was been severely persecuted as a Friend. Besse says, ‘they took from him all he had in Llandey; but he had houses and lands in Carmarthenshire.’ He purchased 3,000 a. ld. In Penna., 1682, and soon after rmd. There (about 1690). D. 1708. Fd. Wife, -----. Children: 1. James (surname LEWIS); 2. prob. LEWIS. Others living in Wales, in 1708.” Some of the Founders. Welsh Founders of Pennsylvania. Thomas Allen GLENN. Published by Genealogical Publishing Com. 1970. ISBN 0806304308; 9780806304304. 356 Pages. Reprint of the 1911-1913 Edition. P: 156.

“Lewis DAVID. Rmd. To Penna., before 1690. Fd. Lived in Haverford. D. 1743 (July). Wife, Florence JONES; m. 1690, at Haverford. Children: 1. John, b. 1692; d. 1749 (Surname DAVIS); m. 1714, Rebecca, dau. Joseph NEED, of Arnold, Notts.; 2. Ann, b. 1694; 3. William, b. 1696; 4. Mary, b. 1698; 5. Hannah; 6. Benjamin, b. 1704; 7. Lewis.” Some of the Founders. Welsh Founders of Pennsylvania. Thomas Allen GLENN. Published by Genealogical Publishing Com. 1970. ISBN 0806304308; 9780806304304. 356 Pages. Reprint of the 1911-1913 Edition. P: 156-157.

“Merick DAVID (or DAVIES), s. William DAVIES; lived for a time in Haverford, near Darby Creek. Fd. Freeholder. Wife, Mary -----. Children: 1. James, b. 1720; and perhaps others.” Some of the Founders. Welsh Founders of Pennsylvania. Thomas Allen GLENN. Published by Genealogical Publishing Company. 1970. ISBN 0806304308; 9780806304304. 356 Pages. Reprint of the 1911-1913 Edition. P: 157.

“Morgan DAVID, or Lithrens Castle, co. Pemb., yeoman. Rmd. To Merion, Penna., before 1694. Fd. Freeholder of 354 a. ld. in Merion. D. 1695. Wife, Catharine -----.. She md. 2d, 1697, Evan HARRY, and 3d. (?) James THOMAS. Children (Surname Uncertain): 1. John; 2. Evan; 3. David; 4. Katharine; Elizabeth.” Some of the Founders. Welsh Founders of Pennsylvania. Thomas Allen GLENN. Published by Genealogical Publishing Company. 1970. ISBN 0806304308; 9780806304304. 356 Pages. Reprint of the 1911-1913 Edition. P: 157.

“Robert DAVID, of Tyn y Nant. Gwernefel Isymydd, par. Of Llanycil, yeoman; s. David ap ELLIS, of par. of Llanfor. Rmd. To Merion, Penna., 1683. Fd. Freeholder of 312 a. ld, in Merion, and elsewhere (orig. purshase), to which he added several plantations. D. 1732 (See pedigree on another page). Wife, Elizabeth -----. Children (surname DAVID, DAVIDS, or DAVIES): 1. Jane, b. 1678; m. 1710, John ROBERTS; 2. Catharine, b. 1680; 3. Thomas, liv. 1732; 4. David, b. 1685; d. 1685; Katherine, b. 1687; d. 1690; 6. Elizabeth, b. 1689; 7. David, b. 1691l; d.s.p.; 8. Robert, b. 1697; d. 1700.” Some of the Founders. Welsh Founders of Pennsylvania. Thomas Allen GLENN. Published by Genealogical Publishing Company. 1970. ISBN 0806304308; 9780806304304. 356 Pages. Reprint of the 1911-1913 Edition. P: 157.

“Thomas DAVID, prob. of near Bala, co. Mer. Rmd, to Merion, Penna., before 1692. Fd.” Some of the Founders. Welsh Founders of Pennsylvania. Thomas Allen GLENN. Published by Genealogical Publishing Company. 1970. ISBN 0806304308; 9780806304304. 356 Pages. Reprint of the 1911-1913 Edition. P: 157.

“Treharn DAVID, of Treverigg, par. Of Llantrisant, co. Galam. Husbandman. Rmd. to Penna., 1683. Fd. Wife, Janne -----.” Some of the Founders. Welsh Founders of Pennsylvania. Thomas Allen GLENN. Published by Genealogical Publishing Company. 1970. ISBN 0806304308; 9780806304304. 356 Pages. Reprint of the 1911-1913 Edition. P: 157.

“William DAVID, of So. Wales, Yeoman. Rmd. to Radnor, Penna., before 1685. Fd. Freeholder in Radnor. Wife, Gwenllian Philips, of Radnor, Penna. Children (Surname WILLIAMS): 1. William, m., Ann, dau. James MORGAN; 2. Meyrick, m. Mary -----; prob. others.” Some of the Founders. Welsh Founders of Pennsylvania. Thomas Allen GLENN. Published by Genealogical Publishing Company. 1970. ISBN 0806304308; 9780806304304. 356 Pages. Reprint of the 1911-1913 Edition. P: 157.

“William DAVID (or DAVIS or DAVIES), of So. Wales; s. William. Rmd. to Radnor, Penna., 1685. Ch. E. Rmd. to Carnarvon, Penna. (Lanc. Co.). D. 1739. Wife, Ann, dau. James MORGAN, late of Llanfihangel Helygen, co. Rad.; m. after 1685, in Penna. She d. 1734. Children: 1. Meyrick; 2. Gabriel; 3. John; 4. John; 5. William, m. Margaret HUGHES; 6. Mary, m. Hugh HUGHES; 7. Susannah, m., 1709, Nathan EVANS; 8. Ann, m. Evan HUGHES; 9. Elizabeth, m., 1735, David JONES.” Some of the Founders. Welsh Founders of Pennsylvania. Thomas Allen GLENN. Published by Genealogical Publishing Company. 1970. ISBN 0806304308; 9780806304304. 356 Pages. Reprint of the 1911-1913 Edition. P: 158.

“David DAVIES, of Welshpool, co. Montg.; s. Richard DAVIES, of Cloddau Cochian, co. Montg., the celebrated Quaker. Rmd. to Penna., 1683. he prob. married and left issue.” Some of the Founders. Welsh Founders of Pennsylvania. Thomas Allen GLENN. Published by Genealogical Publishing Company. 1970. ISBN 0806304308; 9780806304304. 356 Pages. Reprint of the 1911-1913 Edition. P: 158.

“David DAVIES, of Rhuddallt Isaf, par. Of Ruabon, co. Denbigh; s. Richard and Ann DAVIES, of same place. Rmd. to Penna., 1713. Fd. See ped. on another page. He prob. married and left issue.” Some of the Founders. Welsh Founders of Pennsylvania. Thomas Allen GLENN. Published by Genealogical Publishing Company. 1970. ISBN 0806304308; 9780806304304. 356 Pages. Reprint of the 1911-1913 Edition. P: 158.

“John DAVIES, of Nantwich, co. Chester, yeoman; s. Richard and Ann DAVIES, of Rhuddallt Isaf. Par. Of Ruabon, co. Denbigh. Rmd. to Penna., 1713. Fd. See ped. on another page.” Some of the Founders. Welsh Founders of Pennsylvania. Thomas Allen GLENN. Published by Genealogical Publishing Company. 1970. ISBN 0806304308; 9780806304304. 356 Pages. Reprint of the 1911-1913 Edition. P: 158.

“John DAVIES, of co. Denb., grocer, bound for 4 years’s servitude. Sailed ‘for Virginia’, 1698, 19 Oct. [Those who are stated to have gone to Virginia are included in this list because many of the ships clearing ‘for Virginia’ were really bound for Pennsylvania, and also because many of those Welshmen who were shipped to Virginia subsequently went north to Pennsylvania.]”. Some of the Founders. Welsh Founders of Pennsylvania. Thomas Allen GLENN. Published by Genealogical Publishing Company. 1970. ISBN 0806304308; 9780806304304. 356 Pages. Reprint of the 1911-1913 Edition. P: 158.

“Margaret DAVIES, of Dolobran, co. Montg., wid. Fd. She was a near relation to Charles and Thomas LLOYD, of Dolobran, and in 1681-2, was a joint purchaser with the former, of 5,000 a., ld. In Penna. Which was resold to various persons and it is supposed that she did not remove to the Province.” Some of the Founders. Welsh Founders of Pennsylvania. Thomas Allen GLENN. Published by Genealogical Publishing Company. 1970. ISBN 0806304308; 9780806304304. 356 Pages. Reprint of the 1911-1913 Edition. P: 158.

“Richard DAVIES, of Rhuddallt Isaf, par. of Ruabon, co. Denbigh, gentleman; s. David ap EDWARD, of Revor. (See ped. on another page). He was noted as a minister among Friends, and although he did not go to Pennsylvania, he had much to do with the emigration movement in Wales, and was the…” [End of P:158] [Start of P:159] “…personal friend of PENN, Dr. WYNNE, Dr. JONES, of Bala, and others. His sons, however, removed to the Province. Wife, Ann -----. Children (surname DAVIES): 1. Edward, of Rhuddallt Isaf; 2. John, rmd to Penna., 1713. 3. David, rmd. to Penna, 1713. Prob. others.” Some of the Founders. Welsh Founders of Pennsylvania. Thomas Allen GLENN. Published by Genealogical Publishing Company. 1970. ISBN 0806304308; 9780806304304. 356 Pages. Reprint of the 1911-1913 Edition. P: 158-159.

“Richard DAVIES, of Cloddiau Cochion, Welshpool, co, Montgomery, gentleman; the celebrated minister among Friends. He was a first purchaser of 5,000 acres of land in Radnor; but disposed of the same to various persons, immediately after 1 June and July, 1682. He died not remove to the Province.” Some of the Founders. Welsh Founders of Pennsylvania. Thomas Allen GLENN. Published by Genealogical Publishing Company. 1970. ISBN 0806304308; 9780806304304. 356 Pages. Reprint of the 1911-1913 Edition. P: 158-159.


Notify Administrator about this message?
Followups:

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/davis/messages/39289.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network