|The following families are some direct ancestors.I have stories and information about many of them as well as their descendants and related families.I welcome your questions and input and would love to share and compare information. Some early photos of HUDSON, SWINGLE, BUCKLAND, ENSLIN, ROBINSON & related families are on this website, my Rootsweb website & the Wayne Co. Pennsylvania website:|
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HUDSON - earliest known is Eleazer born 9 Feb 1776 in New York.He died in Goshen, Orange Co. NY; descendants moved to Pennsylvania, Minnesota & North Dakota.*Oscar (1801-1879) was employed by the Delaware & Hudson Canal Co. & was associated with those who brought the first locomotive from England to America about 1826.*Hiram T. (1840-1923) was Superintendent of the Gravity Railroad at Waymart, PA.*Clarence Niles (1883-1928) worked at Scranton Lace Company.Click on photo section & report section following for descendants.
MCNAMARA - earliest known is James born 1820s in Co. Clare, Ireland; the family lived in Bealkelly. Descendants lived in New York & San Francisco, CA.
SWINGLE - earliest known is Johann 'Hans' Ulrich born 15 May 1732 in Hulben, Wurttemberg, Germany; came to America about 1751. He lived in Montgomery, Orange Co. NY; died 1809 in Canaan Township, Wayne Co. PA.
SCHWENCKEL - earliest known is Kaspar born abt. 1617 in Jena,Thuringia, Germany; died in Germany.Name changed to SWINGLE when descendant Hans came to America.
BUCKLAND - earliest known is William born abt 1606, Weymouth, Dorset, England. His gg grandson George W. born 25 Sept. 1757 in CT served in the Rev. War & married Elizabeth LATHROP, a direct descendant of Mayflower Pilgrims, John & Elizabeth (TILLEY) HOWLAND and John & Joan (HURST) TILLEY.Descendants moved to Clinton Township, Wayne Co. PA. *Horace married *Betsey A. TENNANT & was Wayne Co. PA Coroner in 1849, Constable in 1869 & Auditor in 1871. Daughter *Angeline married Hiram T. HUDSON, above.
More about our Mayflower ancestors at:
ENSLIN - earliest known is George born 1770, not known for sure if it was in Germany or America.
He died 1837 in So. Canaan, Wayne Co. PA.
SHAFFER - earliest known is John born about 1745 in Germany.He died in Varden, Wayne Co. PA.
JESSUP - earliest known is Sylvanus born 14 Feb 1779 Long Island, New York.He was a founding father of Carbondale, Lackawanna Co. PA & died about 1860 in Honesdale, Wayne Co. PA.
ROBINSON - earliest known is James G. born abt. 1806 in NY.He served in the Civil War & died in 1883 So. Canaan, Wayne Co. PA.
FRIEDMAN(N) - earliest known is Michl/Michael born 18 March 1649 in Baden, Germany.Descendants settled in Malvern, Carroll Co. OH.
LEACH - earliest known is James born 3 June 1796 near Loch Foil, Scotland.He lived in Hope Township, Ontario, Canada; Creston, Ogle Co. IL; died 1896 in Chicago, Cook Co. IL.His 8 sons & 1 daughter lived in IL, KS, IA & CO.
James Leach Family:
James Leach Obituary:
NUGENT - earliest known is Francis Nugent born about 1780 in County Cavan, Ireland.He & his wife Mary & their family, including my GrGrGrandmother Elizabeth Jemima, were in Hope Township, Ontario Canada by 1829.She married James LEACH.Elizabeth died in Chicago, Illinois in 1888.
REYLING/REILING - earliest known is Marcus Lorenz/Lawrence born 1807 in Ersingen, Baden, Germany.He traveled from Havre, France & arrived in New Orleans in November 1830.He settled in Carroll Co. OH.
HOWLAND - earliest known is John born abt.1599 in England.He came on the Mayflower in 1620 as a servant to Governor John CARVER. I am descended through his daughter Desire w
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Updated October 20, 2009