George GIVENS, trad. of Balleygawley, Ireland, had 2 wives in Ireland w/ sons.To America w/ sons & wife # 2 ca 1794, losing wife & at least one son during voyage.Arrived (PA?) &ca 1798, marries 3rd Nancy MORGAN, b. 1773 of Beaver Co, PA.
To Ross Co by 1800, settling in Massieville.
One of first settlers in Beaver Twp, Pike Co, giving his name to area called "Given's Station".He d. 1846, age 103 yrs.Nancy d. 1850, age 77yrs.Both buried at Givens Station.Children(pcmr= Pike Co Marriage Record):
Robert, b. bef 1794,Ire. m. 1817 Susannah DANIELS (pcmr).
William, b. bef. 1794, d. prob. bef. 1846.
Thomas, b. ca 1798, m. 1834, Nancy ENGLE/Ingle (pcmr).
George Jr, b. 1800, Massieville,Ross Co OH, m. 1826 to Martha RHEA (pcmr).
Jane, b. 1803, m. 1823 to Abraham BUMGARNER (pcmr).
Elizabeth,b. 1805, m. 1822 to David RHEA (pcmr).
Nancy, b. 1807, m. 1827 to James GRAHAM (pcmr).
James, b. 1810, m. 1828 to Frances GRAHAM (pcmr).
Mary/Polly, b. 1812, m. 1829 to John THARP (pcmr.She d. 1857 in Holt,MO.
Samuel, b. 1815, m. 1833 to Mary/Polly SAILOR/Sayler (pcmr) (My line).Wish to contact other descendants & exchange data.