I have the following information on Nicolas Waln that my daughter's great grandfather used to become a member of the "Welcome Society" in Philadelphia. Nicholas Waln born ___ in Yorkshire, England married Jane Rudd of England.He arrived at Upland, a few miles below Philadelphia, PA with William Penn on the ship "Welcome" October 29, 1682.His son Nicolas Waln born in Yorkshire England, died 12/4/1721 in Philadelphia, PA.He married Jane Turner born in Windyeats England at Chapelcroft, England on 10/1/1672. Their daughter Hannah Waln, born in Middletown, PA, on 7/21/1684, married Thomas Hodges in Philadelphia, PA in January 1704.Thomas Hodges died on 1/29/1708 in Philadelphia. Their daughter Margaret Hodges (b.8/15/1706), married James Paxson (b.9/5/1702) in Buckingham, PA. in 1730. I have information about that line down through their daughter Hannah Paxon who married Stephen Hambleton; their daughter Jane Hambleton married Skinner Webster; their son Stephen Webster married Mary Thorpe; their son John Hambleton Webster married Lydia Smedley; their son Albert Webster maried Anna Scattergood Dutton; and their son Horace Dutton Webster was my daughter's great-great grandfather.I have this information from my first husband (William Hubbell Gawthrop, Jr. b. 7/25/49 and d.7/27/87 who was the grandson of Horace Dutton Webster).