Hannah Bartleson, daughter of Richard Bartleson and Jane Groom, who were married in the Old Swedes Church in Wilmington, DE, in 1746, was the sister of Zachariah Bartleson of Rowan Co., N.C.Richard died in Rowan Co., and Jane, his wife went on to Wayne Co. with her son.She is buried there.Hannah Bartleson married Little Tom Taylor of Madison Co., KY.They are my ancestors.
The Salem Co. Historical Sociey (of Salem, N.J.) has an unrecorded deed made when Richard and Jane sold their land in Salem Co.It provides the link for this family.
Bartlesons were Finns who arrived on the KALMAR NYCKEL in 1641.Eskil Larsson and his son, Bartle Eskilsson arrived then.Andrew Bartleson made Bartleson the permanent name when the English required permanent surnames.Andrew married Catherine, dau. of Olle Ollesson Kuckow.His son, Zachariah, married Sarah, dau. of Richard Pitman/Pittman/Pickman.Richard (named after his mother's father) was their son.