C2225. MERION IN THE WELSH TRACT With Sketches of the Townships of Haverford and Radnor. Historical and Genealogical Collections Concerning the Welsh Barony in the Province of Pennsylvania Settled by the Cymric Quakers in 1682. By Thomas Allen Glenn. 394 pp., illus., partially indexed, paper (1896), repr. 1999. $45.00
This is the history and genealogy of the Great Welsh Tract in Pennsylvania granted by William Penn in 1682 and settled by a group of Welsh Quakers. The area of the tract includes the Pennsylvania townships of Merion, Radnor and Haverford, near Philadelphia. The focus is on lists and genealogies of the settlers themselves, and many pedigrees are brought down through the 1800s. Detail genealogies on -- Rees John William, Cadwallader Morgan, John and William ap Edward, Edward Rees, Roberts of Pencoyd, Hugh John Thomas, Owen, Bevan of Treverigg, Rowland Ellis, Ellis Lewis, Humphreys, Cadwalader, Wynnewood, Roberts, Walker and Thomas families, Parry, John ap Thomas and Jones, Herbert and Awbrey families, Edward Jones, Hugh Roberts, Lloyd of Dolobran, Brooke and Morgan families, Robert and Thomas Lloyd, and Warner of Blockley.