darlington, job, of darnhall, cheshire, england, with wf mary, and children, abraham, john, joseph, matthew, jane, mary, and perhaps others. the mother died dec 8, 1728,and the records of the parish of whitegate show that job was buried aug 11, 1731. of the children, abraham and john came to pa. tradition says through the inducement of john neild, an uncle by marriage, who lived in aston. john is said to have gone to maryland.
abraham born 1690 and he married 1m 1712 to deborah carter, d/o joseph. no children. he married 2nd 10m 1716, to elisabeth hillborn, d/o thomas and elisabeth hillborn, of bucks co. she died 12, 28, 1771, and was buried at birmingham, abraham died 2, 9, 1776
their children, mary, 1717-8, married 1736 to moses pyle, deborah 1719, married samuel taylor of east bradford, eliisabeth married isaac pyle, abraham married 1769to mary nicklin and in 1786 to lettice ryan, thomas, married 1754 to edward briton of birmingham, john married esther dicks, d/o peter and sarah of providence, hannah married 1752 to william jefferis, of east bradford, rachel married 1765 to william seal and 2nd isaac miller, a first cousin of her former husband, job probably died young, rebecca married 1763 to john briton of kennet.
the children of thomas and hannah darlington were, edward, abraham, thomas, jesse, amos, george, stephen, hannah, elisabeth, emanuel, brinton.
the children of john and esther darlington were; sarah, 1752, job, joseph, elisabeth, esther, deborah, leah, rachel, john, ziliah,of these job married rebecca hoopes and had these children, joshua, esther, susanna, garret, job, john t., and jacob e. darlingon.
edward darlington married 1781 to hannah d/o john and joanna townsend of east bradford, born 1760, died 1826, edward died 1825. children; william, 1782, thomas, ziba, sarah, samuel, jane, edward, married 1831 to hannah sharpless, d/o nathan h. and martha of west chester.