Descendants of William Bracken

 

Generation 1

 

1.      WILLIAM1 BRACKEN .  He died in 1602. He married UNKNOWN. William is my 12th Great Grandfather.

 

William Bracken and Unknown had the following children:

 

2.               i.      RICHARD2 BRACKEN.  He died in 1628. He married UNKNOWN.

 

3.               ii.     HENRY BRACKEN.  He died in 1626. He married ELLEN UNKNOWN.

 

4.               iii.     CHRISTOPHER BRACKEN.  He died in 1626. He married UNKNOWN.

 

5.               iv.    THOMAS BRACKEN.  He married Margaret Beneson in 1601.

 

6.               v.     WILLIAM BRACKEN.  He died in 1634. He married ELIZABETH CLARKSON.

 

Generation 2

 

2.      RICHARD2 BRACKEN (William1).  He died in 1628. He married UNKNOWN.

 

Richard Bracken and Unknown had the following children:

 

i.        THOMAS3 BRACKEN.

 

ii.       CHARLES BRACKEN.

 

iii.      ALLEN BRACKEN.

 

3.      HENRY2 BRACKEN (William1).  He died in 1626. He married ELLEN UNKNOWN.

 

Henry Bracken and Ellen Unknown had the following children:

 

i.        COSLY3 BRACKEN.

 

ii.       JOHN BRACKEN.

 

iii.      ISABELL BRACKEN.

 

iv.      CHRISTOPHER BRACKEN.

 

v.       ELIZABETH BRACKEN.

 

vi.      ALICE BRACKEN.

 

4.      CHRISTOPHER2 BRACKEN (William1).  He died in 1626. He married UNKNOWN.

 

Christopher Bracken and Unknown had the following child:

 

7.               i.      HENRY3 BRACKEN was born in 1606. He died in 1648. He married BRIDGET PARKENSON.

 

5.      THOMAS2 BRACKEN (William1).  He married Margaret Beneson in 1601.

 

Thomas Bracken and Margaret Beneson had the following children:

 

8.               i.      WILLIAM3 BRACKEN was born in 1601. He died in 1646. He married UNKNOWN.

                 ii.       RICHARD BRACKEN was born in 1607.

                iii.      JINETT BRACKEN was born in 1610.

iv.      ALICE BRACKEN was born in 1614.

 

9.               v.     JOHN BRACKEN was born in 1616. He died in 1674. He married Mary Green in 1637.

 

vi.      CHRISTOPHER BRACKEN was born in 1618. He died in 1619.

 

6.      WILLIAM2 BRACKEN (William1).  He died in 1634. He married ELIZABETH CLARKSON.

 

William Bracken and Elizabeth Clarkson had the following children:

 

   10.            i.      ROBERT3 BRACKEN.  He died in 1637. He married MARGARET UNKNOWN.

 

ii.       ISABELL BRACKEN.  She married LEONARD TOWSEN.

 

iii.      ELIZABETH BRACKEN.  She married UNKNOWN RIGG.

 

iv.      ANN BRACKEN.

 

   11.            v.     WILLIAM BRACKEN.  He married AGNES UNKNOWN.

 

Generation 3

 

7.      HENRY3 BRACKEN (Christopher2, William1) was born in 1606. He died in 1648. He married BRIDGET PARKENSON.

 

Henry Bracken and Bridget Parkenson had the following children:

 

i.        CHRISTOPHER4 BRACKEN was born in 1637. He died in 1643.

 

   12.            ii.     WILLIAM BRACKEN was born in 1639. He died in 1706. He married ELIZABETH UNKNOWN.

 

iii.      ALICE BRACKEN was born in 1642.

 

iv.      CHRISTOPHER BRACKEN was born in 1646.

 

8.      WILLIAM3 BRACKEN (Thomas2, William1) was born in 1601. He died in 1646. He married UNKNOWN.

 

William Bracken and Unknown had the following children:

 

   13.            i.      HENRY4 BRACKEN was born in 1618. He died in 1681. He married UNKNOWN.

 

ii.       JENET BRACKEN was born in 1621.

 

   14.            iii.     WILLIAM BRACKEN was born in 1626. He died in 1684. He married UNKNOWN.

 

iv.      ANNE BRACKEN was born in 1628.

 

   15.            v.     CHRISTOPHER BRACKEN was born in 1632. He died in 1680. He married MARGARET SHAW.

 

vi.      ALICE BRACKEN was born in 1635.

 

vii.     BRIDGET BRACKEN was born in 1639.

 

9.      JOHN3 BRACKEN (Thomas2, William1) was born in 1616. He died in 1674. He married Mary Green in 1637.

John Bracken and Mary Green had the following children:

 

i.        ELIZABETH4 BRACKEN was born in 1638.

 

ii.       WILLIAM BRACKEN was born in 1640.

 

iii.      SICILIA BRACKEN was born in 1646.

 

iv.       MARGARET BRACKEN was born in 1651.

 

v.        THOMAS BRACKEN was born in 1654.

 

vi.       ANN BRACKEN was born in 1657. She died in 1657.

 

10.      ROBERT3 BRACKEN (William2, William1).  He died in 1637. He married MARGARET UNKNOWN.

 

Robert Bracken and Margaret Unknown had the following children:

 

i.        CHRISTOPHER4 BRACKEN was born in 1626. He died in 1632.

 

   17.            ii.     WILLIAM BRACKEN was born in 1628. He died in 1699. He married LUCRETIA UNKNOWN.

 

   18.            iii. THOMAS BRACKEN was born in 1631 in Lancashire, England. He died in 1682 in England. He married Margaret Bleadsdale in 1662.

 

11.      WILLIAM3 BRACKEN (William2, William1).  He married AGNES UNKNOWN.

 

William Bracken and Agnes Unknown had the following children:

 

i.        SON4 BRACKEN was born in 1627.

 

ii.       ANN BRACKEN was born in 1629.

 

iii.      JACOB BRACKEN was born in 1630.

 

iv.       WILLIAM BRACKEN was born in 1631.

 

v.        MARGARET BRACKEN was born in 1632. She died in 1635.

 

vi.       ALICE BRACKEN.  She died in 1635.

 

vii.      ANN BRACKEN was born in 1636.

 

viii.     JOHN BRACKEN.  He died in 1636.

 

ix.      THOMAS BRACKEN was born in 1638. He died in 1644.

 

x.       ELIZABETH BRACKEN was born in 1640.

 

Generation 4

 

12.      WILLIAM4 BRACKEN (Henry3, Christopher2, William1) was born in 1639. He died in 1706. He married ELIZABETH UNKNOWN.

 

William Bracken and Elizabeth Unknown had the following children:

 

i.        ISABELL5 BRACKEN was born in 1659.

ii.       MARY BRACKEN was born in 1662.

 

iii.      BRIDGET BRACKEN was born in 1672. She died in 1680.

 

iv.       MARGARET BRACKEN was born in 1677.

 

v.        BRIDGET BRACKEN was born in 1682.

 

vi.       SARAH BRACKEN was born in 1684.

 

13.      HENRY4 BRACKEN (William3, Thomas2, William1) was born in 1618. He died in 1681. He married UNKNOWN.

 

Henry Bracken and Unknown had the following children:

 

i.        ELIZABETH5 BRACKEN was born in 1656.

 

ii.       RICHARD BRACKEN was born in 1648. He died in 1650.

 

iii.      THOMAS BRACKEN was born in 1652. He died in 1656.

 

   19.            iv.    HENRY BRACKEN.  He died in 1707. He married MARGARET FARBER.

 

14.      WILLIAM4 B RACKEN (William3, Thomas2, William1) was born in 1626. He died in 1684. He married UNKNOWN.

 

William Bracken and Unknown had the following children:

 

i.        CATHERINE5 BRACKEN was born in 1652. She died in 1654.

 

ii.       WILLIAM BRACKEN was born in 1656.

 

iii.      WILLIAM BRACKEN was born in 1658.

 

iv.       MARGARET BRACKEN.  She died in 1667.

 

v.        RICHARD BRACKEN was born in 1666.

 

vi.       ALICE BRACKEN was born in 1668.

 

vii.      JOHN BRACKEN was born in 1671.

 

viii.     ISABELL BRACKEN was born in 1685.

 

15.      CHRISTOPHER4 BRACKEN (William3, Thomas2, William1) was born in 1632. He died in 1680. He married MARGARET SHAW.

 

Christopher Bracken and Margaret Shaw had the following child:

 

19.            i.      WILLIAM5 BRACKEN.  He married UNKNOWN.

 

16.      WILLIAM4 BRACKEN (Robert3, William2, William1) was born in 1628. He died in 1699. He married

 

LUCRETIA UNKNOWN.

 

William Bracken and Lucretia Unknown had the following children:

 

i.        MARGARET5 BRACKEN was born in 1662.

ii.       ROBERT BRACKEN was born in 1664. He died in 1698.

 

   20.            iii.   JOHN BRACKEN was born about 1655. He married MARGARET SHARON.

 

iv.       LUCRETIA BRACKEN.

 

v.        MARY BRACKEN.

 

vi.       ELIZABETH BRACKEN.

 

17.      THOMAS4 BRACKEN (Robert3, William2, William1) was born in 1631 in Lancashire, England. He died in 1682 in England. He married Margaret Bleadsdale in 1662.

 

Thomas Bracken and Margaret Bleadsdale had the following children:

 

   21.            i.      ROBERT5 BRACKEN was born in 1665. He married UNKNOWN.

 

ii.       HENRY BRACKEN was born in 1668. He died in 1725.

 

  22.            iii. WILLIAM BRACKEN was born on 09 Sep 1671 in Lancashire, England. He died on 28 Dec 1749 in New Castle Co., Del. He married HANNAH UNKNOWN. She was born in England.

 

iv.       ELIZABETH BRACKEN.

 

Generation 5

 

18.      HENRY5 BRACKEN (Henry4, William3, Thomas2, William1).  He died in 1707. He married MARGARET FARBER.

 

Henry Bracken and Margaret Farber had the following children:

 

i.        ISABELL6 BRACKEN was born in 1690.

 

ii.       ELIZABETH BRACKEN was born in 1692.

 

iii.      WILLIAM BRACKEN was born in 1694.

 

iv.       CATHERINE BRACKEN was born in 1696.

 

v.        HENRY BRACKEN was born in 1697. He died in 1765. He married ANN HOPKINS.

 

vi.       MARGARET BRACKEN was born in 1703.

 

19.      WILLIAM5 BRACKEN (Christopher4, William3, Thomas2, William1).  He married UNKNOWN.

 

William Bracken and Unknown had the following children:

 

i.        WILLIAM6 BRACKEN.

 

ii.       MARGARET BRACKEN.

 

20.      JOHN5 BRACKEN (William4, Robert3, William2, William1) was born about 1655. He married

 

MARGARET SHARON.

 

John Bracken and Margaret Sharon had the following children:

 

i.        ANN6 BRACKEN was born in 1704.

 

ii.       WILLIAM BRACKEN was born in 1708.

 

iii.      ROBERT BRACKEN was born in 1711.

 

iv.       JOHN BRACKEN was born in 1714.

 

v.        MARY BRACKEN was born in 1718.

 

vi.       MARGARET BRACKEN was born in 1721.

 

21.      ROBERT5 B RACKEN (Thomas4, Robert3, William2, William1) was born in 1665. He married UNKNOWN.

 

Robert Bracken and Unknown had the following children:

 

i.        THOMAS6 BRACKEN.

 

ii.       JOHN BRACKEN.

 

iii.      ELIZABETH BRACKEN.  She married UNKNWON TOWNSON.

 

iv.       MARGARET BRACKEN.

 

22.      WILLIAM5 BRACKEN (Thomas4, Robert3, William2, William1) was born on 09 Sep 1671 in Lancashire, England. He died on 28 Dec 1749 in New Castle Co., Del. He married HANNAH UNKNOWN. She was born in England.

 

Notes for William Bracken:

 

Will drawn up April 8, 1749; probated Dec 28, 1749

Info from book "William Bracken of New Castle Co Delaware. His descendants." by HM Bracken, MD

Settled Delaware 1703 from England (From American Ancestry)

He is the first Bracken in America and reached Philadelphia Aug. 25, 1699 by the ship Britannia from Liverpool, England. He settled near the present town of Brackenville, Delaware.

 

William Bracken and Hannah Unknown had the following children:

 

23.            i. THOMAS6 BRACKEN was born between 1700-1702 in New Castle Co, Delaware. He died on 14 Nov 1780 in Huntington Twp, York Co, PA. He married Martha Green, daughter of Edward Green and Unknown on 21 Dec 1721 in New Castle Co., Del.. She was born in 1702 in New Castle Co, Delaware.

 

24.            ii. JOHN BRACKIN was born in 1703 in New Castle Co, Delaware. He died on 24 Apr 1770 in Orange Co., N.C.. He married Catherine Adams in 1751. She was born about 1703 in Delaware.

 

25.            iii. HENRY BRACKIN was born in 1704 in New Castle Co, Delaware. He died in May 1779 in Mill Creek, New Castle Co. DE. He married SUSANNAH UNKNOWN.

 

26.            iv. HANNAH BRACKEN was born in 1704 in New Castle Co, Delaware. She married James Jordan in Feb 1722. He was born about 1701.

 

                     v.        MARGARET BRACKEN was born in 1707 in New Castle Co, Delaware. She married ALEXANDER MOORE. He was born about 1702.

 

                     vi.       MARTHA BRACKEN was born in 1709 in New Castle Co, Delaware. She married JOHN BALL JR. He was born about 1705.

 

27.            vii. SUSAN BRACKEN was born in 1710 in New Castle Co, Delaware. She died before 1749. She married JOHN GILLAHAM. He was born about 1705.

 

Generation 6

 

23.      THOMAS6 BRACKEN (William5, Thomas4, Robert3, William2, William1) was born between 1700-1702 in New Castle Co, Delaware. He died on 14 Nov 1780 in Huntington Twp, York Co, PA. He married Martha Green, daughter of Edward Green and Unknown on 21 Dec 1721 in New Castle Co., Del..

She was born in 1702 in New Castle Co, Delaware.

 

Notes for Thomas Bracken:

 

Made will April 6, 1779.  Probated 14 Nov 1780 Book E, p 130.

 

Thomas Bracken and Martha Green had the following children:  I descend through two of Thomas and Martha’s children.

 

28.            i. WILLIAM7 BRACKEN was born in Delaware. He died before 1794. He married Ruth Gregg on 05 Nov 1757 in York, PA. She was born about 1739 in Mill Creek Hundred; New Castle Co, Del.. She died after 29 May 1799.

 

29.            ii. JAMES BRACKEN was born in New Castle Co, Del.. He died on 24 Sep 1778 in York Co, Pa.. He married Mary Dill on 28 Aug 1765. She died in Pittsburgh, Pa..

 

30.            iii. JEAN BRACKEN was born in New Castle Co, Del.. She died in 1780. She married MATHEW DILL J R. He was born in 1726 in Ulster Plantation , County Monahan, Ulster, Ireland. He died on 10 Apr 1812 in Fairfield; Adams Co, Pa. (Lower Marsh Cemetery, Adams County, Pennsylvania).

 

31.            iv. THOMAS BRACKEN was born in York Springs, Pa.. He died in Near Cannonburg, Pa.. He married UNKNOWN /KILMARY COLMERY. He married (2) ANN SHANNON in Lancaster Co, Pa.. She was born in 1743 in Sadsbury Twp; Lancaster Co, Pa.. She died in 1839 in nr Canonsburg, Pa..

 

32.            v. JOHN BRACKEN was born about 1726 in New Castle Co, Del.. He died on 20 Mar 1782 in York Co, PA. He married Elizabeth Dobs in 1759. She was born about 1735 in Huntington Twp; York Co, Pa..

 

                    vi.       HANNAH BRACKEN was born about 1728 in New Castle Co, Del.. She married NICHOLAS BISHOP.

 

33.            vii. MARTHA BRACKEN was born about 1730 in New Castle Co, Del.. She died in Huntington Twp; York Co, Pa.. She married ARCHIBALD MCGREW. He was born on 20 Feb 1720 in County Tyrone, N.Ireland.

 

                    viii.     MARY BRACKEN was born about 1732 in New Castle Co, Del.. She married JAMES GUTTON. He was born about 1728. She married JAMES GUTTORY.

 

34.            ix. MARGARET MARY BRACKEN was born about 1734 in Delaware. She died on 06 Apr 1779. She married William McGrew on 21 Jun 1756. He was born in 1730 in Lancaster Co, Pa..

 

237.    JOHN6 BRACKIN (William5 Bracken, Thomas4 Bracken, Robert3 Bracken, William2 Bracken, William1 Bracken) was born in 1703 in New Castle Co, Delaware. He died on 24 Apr 1770 in Orange Co., N.C.. He married Catherine Adams in 1751. She was born about 1703 in Delaware.

 

Notes for John Brackin:

 

listed as Resident Adams County Huntingdon Twp along with Thomas in 1762. John eventually settled in North Carolina. His first wife, the mother of his children is not known. He married Cathrina Adams in Old Swedes Church, Wilmington, DE. It is not known if they had any children. John was given land from his father in 1726, which he sold in 1763 in preparation for his move to Orange Co., North Carolina.

 

John Brackin and Catherine Adams had the following children:

 

   35.            i. THOMAS7 BRACKIN was born in New Castle Co., DE.. He died in 1801. He married Martha Machan on 31 Jan 1757.

 

   36.            ii. JOHN BRACKIN was born in New Castle Co. , DE.. He died after 1810 in Transylvania Co. N.C.. He married TINSLEY UNKNOWN.

 

iii.      WILLIAM BRACKIN was born in New Castle Co., DE.. He died in 1808 in Sumner Co., TN.

 

iv.       JAMES BRACKIN was born in New Castle Co., DE..

 

   37.            v. ISAAC BRACKIN was born in New Castle Co., DE.. He died in Sumner Co. , TN. He married Rachel Stalcup on 31 Oct 1769 in Old Swedes Church Wilmington, DE.

 

vi.       SAMUEL BRACKIN was born in 1742 in New Castle Co., DE..

 

vii.      MARY BRACKIN was born in 1742 in New Castle Co., DE..

 

25.      HENRY6 BRACKIN (William5 Bracken, Thomas4 Bracken, Robert3 Bracken, William2 Bracken, William1 Bracken) was born in 1704 in New Castle Co, Delaware. He died in May 1779 in Mill Creek, New Castle Co. DE. He married SUSANNAH UNKNOWN.

 

Notes for Henry Brackin:

 

Why last name spelled BRACKIN is unknown, but spelled that way in his fathers will.

 

Henry Brackin and Susannah Unknown had the following children:

 

   38.            i. WILLIAM7 BRACKIN was born in Mill Creek Hundred; New Castle Co, Del.. He died on 15 Mar 1792 in Mill Creek Hundred; New Castle Co, Del.. He married Sarah Garitt on 22 Feb 1751.

 

ii.       HANNAH BRACKIN was born in Mill Creek Hundred; New Castle Co, Del.. She died on 17 Jul 1816 in Mill Creek Hundred; New Castle Co, Del.. She married Joseph Ball on 30 Jul 1760.

 

   39.            iii. HENRY BRACKIN was born in Mill Creek Hundred; New Castle Co, Del.. He died about 1813. He married Jane Moore on 31 Oct 1765.

 

iv.       SARAH BRACKIN.

 

v.        ELIZABETH BRACKIN.  She married UNKNOWN MCCRAY.

 

   40.            vi. SUSANNAH BRACKIN was born on 01 Feb 1755 in Mill Creek Hundred; New Castle Co, Del.. She married JAMES MOORE.

 

26.      HANNAH6 BRACKEN (William5, Thomas4, Robert3, William2, William1) was born in 1704 in New Castle Co, Delaware. She married James Jordan in Feb 1722. He was born about 1701.

 

Notes for Hannah Bracken:

 

Married in Old Swedes Church downtown Wilmington, DE.

 

James Jordan and Hannah Bracken had the following child:

 

i.        MARTHA7 JORDAN.

 

27.      SUSAN6 BRACKEN (William5, Thomas4, Robert3, William2, William1) was born in 1710 in New Castle Co, Delaware. She died before 1749. She married JOHN GILLAHAM. He was born about 1705.

 

John Gillaham and Susan Bracken had the following children:

 

i.        WILLIAM7 GILLAHAM.

 

ii.       ELIZABETH GILLAHAM.

 

Generation 7

 

28.      WILLIAM7 BRACKEN (Thomas6, William5, Thomas4, Robert3, William2, William1) was born in Delaware. He died before 1794. He married Ruth Gregg on 05 Nov 1757 in York, PA. She was born about 1739 in Mill Creek Hundred; New Castle Co, Del.. She died after 29 May 1799.

 

Notes for William Bracken:

 

Had Grist mill located along Kittaning path. Built 1771-1774 and mentioned in surveys of that time. Was in area prior to 1768.

 

Notes for Ruth Gregg:

 

most likely widow Ruth Bracken listed 1797 special tax roles.

 

William Bracken and Ruth Gregg had the following children:

 

41.            i. MARTHA8 BRACKEN was born on 20 Feb 1757 in New Castle Co, Del.. She married WILLIAM CLARKE. He was born about 1751 in Scotland.

 

42.            ii. THOMAS BRACKEN was born about 1760 in York Co, Pa.. He died in Cambria Co, Pa.. He married Margaret Wakefield in Indiana Co, Pa.. She was born in Path Valley; Cumberland Co, Pa..

 

43.            iii. WILLIAM BRACKEN was born about 1761 in York Co, Pa.. He married MARY GARRISON. She was born about 1768 in Wheatfield Twp, Westmoreland Co, Pa.. She died in 1797 in Cincinnati, Ohio.

 

29.      JAMES7 BRACKEN (Thomas6, William5, Thomas4, Robert3, William2, William1) was born in New Castle Co, Del.. He died on 24 Sep 1778 in York Co, Pa.. He married Mary Dill on 28 Aug 1765. She died in Pittsburgh, Pa..

 

James Bracken and Mary Dill had the following children:

 

44.            i. CALEB8 BRACKEN was born in Manellan Twp, York Co, Pa.. He died in Jan 1806 in nr Brownsville, Pa (Wash Co).. He married Rebecca Miller on 14 Aug 1793 in York Co, Pa..

 

                     ii.       MARY BRACKEN was born in Manellan Twp, York Co, Pa..

 

45.            iii. JAMES BRACKEN was born in Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co, Pa.. He married Patience Mann on 05 Mar 1797 in Philadelphia, Pa..

 

46.            iv. THOMAS BRACKEN was born on 31 Jan 1762 in Mannellan Twp, York Co, Pa.. He died on 28 Mar 1816 in Pittsburgh, Pa.. He married Mary Fletcher(?) in 1785. She was born about 1770. She died on 05 Sep 1840 in Oakland, Pa..

 

47.            v. JANE BRACKEN was born on 20 Apr 1775 in Manellan Twp, York Co, Pa.. She died on 24 Nov 1817 in Pittsburgh, Pa.. She married James Morrison in 1795. He was born about 1761 in Antrim County Ireland.

 

                     vi.       JOHN BRACKEN was born in 1779 in Manellan Twp, York Co, Pa.. She died in 1806 in Monroe County, Va..

 

30.      JEAN7 BRACKEN (Thomas6, William5, Thomas4, Robert3, William2, William1) was born in New Castle Co, Del.. She died in 1780. She married MATHEW DILL JR. He was born in 1726 in Ulster Plantation , County Monahan, Ulster, Ireland. He died on 10 Apr 1812 in Fairfield; Adams Co, Pa. (Lower Marsh Cemetery, Adams County, Pennsylvania).

 

Notes for Jean Bracken:

 

Jean is the sister of John Bracken (b. 1726) and is believed to have taken over the care of John's daughters with help of her husband Capt. Mathew Dill.

 

Notes for Mathew Dill Jr:

 

"Mathew Dill Genealogy," by Rosalie Jones Dill: Matthew spent most of his life in York County, but in his later years moved to Millertown (now Fairfield), near Gettysburg, Adams County.

He entered the military service July 28, 1775, as Lt. Col. of the Fifth Battalion of the Pennsylvania Militia, under Col. William Rankin. (Archives 5th Vol 5, p. 14-21. Third volume, p. 67, 80). For his services in the Army of the Revolution, he was, according to the custom, awarded grants of land. His grant in what is now Indiana County, was said to have been three leagues square. He also patented in 1786 a tract of land in Washington County, known as "Dillwood," on which his son, Thomas, already resided with his family.

 

He was one of the framers of the Pennsylvania State Constitution in 1790. (Children's names from History of York County, p. 866.)

Memorial in Dillsburg Cemetery, Dillsburg, York County, PA, Section 1, Row 25, Stone 15A: "In memory of Col. Matthew Dill, a founder of Dillsburg. He served in the Continental Army during the revolution. Born about 1726, died April 10, 1812. Buried in the Lower Marsh Creek Cemetery, Fairfield, PA, and his son, George Dill, born about 1766, died about 1813, while serving our country during the War of 1812. Buried in Ontario, Canada."

 

Mathew Dill Jr and Jean Bracken had the following children:

 

   48.            i. JAMES8 DILL SR was born in 1748. He died on 11 Sep 1777 in Brandywine, Delaware Co, PA (Brandywine Baptist Church Cemetery).

 

ii.       THOMAS DILL was born in 1748. He died in 1798 in York Co, PA (now Adams) (Evergreen Cemetery, Adams Co, PA). He married MARY BOYD.

 

iii.      ELIZABETH DILL was born on 17 Dec 1778. She married Thomas Sanderson on 01 May 1797.

 

iv.       ABIGAIL DILL.  She married ADAM RITCHEY.

v.        MATHEW DILL.

 

   49.            vi. GEORGE DILL was born about 1766 in York Co. PA. He died in 1813 in Ontario, Canada (Died during the War of 1812 buried in Ontario). He married ANN CRAIN.

 

vii.      JOHN DILL.

 

viii.     JEAN DILL.  She married JOHN CALHOUN.

 

ix.      MARY DILL.  She married UNKNOWN WILLIAMS.

 

x.       NANCY DILL.  She married JOHN ARMER.

 

xi.      MARTHA DILL.  She married UNKNOWN DIXON.

 

31.      THOMAS7 BRACKEN (Thomas6, William5, Thomas4, Robert3, William2, William1) was born in York Springs, Pa.. He died in Near Cannonburg, Pa.. He married UNKNOWN /KILMARY COLMERY. He married (2) ANN SHANNON in Lancaster Co, Pa.. She was born in 1743 in Sadsbury Twp; Lancaster Co, Pa.. She died in 1839 in nr Canonsburg, Pa..

 

Thomas Bracken and Unknown /Kilmary Colmery had the following children:

 

i.        SAMUEL8 BRACKEN was born in Adams (York) County. He died about 1790 in Canonsburg, Pa..

 

   51.            ii. MARTHA BRACKEN was born on 10 May 1765. She died on 23 Feb 1838 in Shelbyville, Ky.. She married Samuel Shannon in 1783. He was born on 15 Apr 1750. He died on 14 May 1813 in Kentucky.

 

  52.            iii. WILLIAM BRACKEN was born on 05 May 1770 in Adams (York) County. He died on 26 Apr 1850 in near Shelbyville, Ky.. He married (1) JANE THOMPSON in 1793. He married (2) SARAH KING in 1824.

 

   53.            iv. ANN BRACKEN was born about 1772 in Adams (York) County. She died before 1803. She married DAVID ANDREWS.

 

Notes for Ann Shannon:

 

Grand-Daughter of Thomas Shannon of Sadsbury, Pa. who made a will

April 4, 1737.

 

Thomas Bracken and Ann Shannon had the following children:

 

   53.            v. REID BRACKEN was born on 24 Sep 1778 in Adams (York) County. He died on 29 Jul 1849 in Mt Nebo; Butler Co, Pa.. He married Mary Graham on 01 May 1806 in Lexington, Va..

 

   54.            vi. THOMAS BRACKEN was born on 12 Nov 1780 in near Canonsburg, Pa.. He married ELIZABETH MORROW. He married ANN DAVIDSON.

 

   55.            vii. SARAH BRACKEN was born on 21 Feb 1782 in Canonsburg, Pa.. She married John Thompson in Waterford, Pa..

 

viii.     AGNES BRACKEN was born on 24 Nov 1783 in Canonsburg, Pa.. She died about 1820 in Missouri. She married JOHN MATHEWS. He was born on 07 Feb 1777 in Beaver Co, Pa.. He died on 12 May 1861 in Georgetown, Ill..

 

  56.            ix. HANNAH BRACKEN was born on 20 Oct 1785 in Canonsburg, Pa.. She married Joseph Thompson on 28 Mar 1809. He was born on 05 May 1790. He died in Bentrysville, Pa..

 

x.       JOHN BRACKEN was born on 17 Aug 1787 in nr Canonsburg, Pa.. He died in nr Canonsburg, Pa.. He married SARAH HOWE.

 

   57.            xi. JEAN BRACKEN was born on 01 May 1790 in nr Canonsburg, Pa.. She died on 03 Nov 1857 in nr Canonsburg, Pa.. She married RICHARD MILLER.

 

  58.            xii. MARY BRACKEN was born on 26 Oct 1793 in nr Canonsburg, Pa.. She died on 11 Jan 1859 in Hill church cem nr Canonsburg, Pa.. She married WILLIAN VAN EMAN. He was born on 15 Jun 1794. He died on 16 Apr 1829.

 

  59.            xiii. HENRY BRACKEN was born on 29 Jun 1794 in Canonsburg, Pa.. He died on 03 Feb 1850 in Canonsburg, Pa.. He married Martha Davis Simcox on 09 Mar 1816.

 

xiv.    MOSES BRACKEN was born on 25 Sep 1796.

 

xv.     JAMES BRACKEN was born on 21 Jun 1799.

 

32.      JOHN7 BRACKEN (Thomas6, William5, Thomas4, Robert3, William2, William1) was born about 1726 in New Castle Co, Del.. He died on 20 Mar 1782 in York Co, PA. He married Elizabeth Dobs in 1759. She was born about 1735 in Huntington Twp; York Co, Pa..

 

John Bracken and Elizabeth Dobs had the following children:

 

i.        JOHN8 BRACKEN was born in York Co, Pa.. He died in 1820.

 

Notes for John Bracken:

 

Will in Greensburg Will Book ?, page 151. This will was witnessed by Richard Williams who was John's brother-in-law.

 

   61.            ii.     MARTHA BRACKEN was born on 23 Feb 1762 in York Co, Pa.. She married THOMAS BLACK.

 

   62.            iii. THOMAS BRACKEN was born on 30 Jun 1764 in York Co, Pa.. He died on 10 Jan 1851 in Indiana Co, Pa.. He married Sarah Twinam on 18 Dec 1787. She was born about 1766 in Adams (York) County. She died in 1850 in Indiana Co, Pa..

 

   63.            iv. ELIZABETH BRACKEN was born in 1767. She died on 10 Jan 1836 in Plainfield, Coshocton Co., Ohio. She married RICHARD WILLIAMS. He was born in 1762 in Mifflin (now Juniata) Co, PA. He died on 28 Nov 1830 in Plainfield, Coshocton Co., Ohio.

 

   64.            v. CATHERINE BRACKEN was born in 1768 in Huntington Twp., York Co, Pa.. She died in 1832 in Centre Twp., Indiana Co. , PA. She married Benoni Williams, son of James Williams and Rebecca Johnston in 1791 in Beale Twp? Juniata Co. PA. He was born in 1768 in Mifflin (now Juniata) Co, PA. He died on 23 Apr 1845 in Indiana Co., PA.

 

   65.            vi. MARGARET BRACKEN was born in 1770. She died on 25 Dec 1827 in Milford Twp., Juniata Co. PA. (Buried Lower Tuscarora Presbyterian Cem, Beale Twp, Juniata Co, PA). She married Samuel Williams, son of James Williams and Rebecca Johnston in York Co, PA. He was born in 1768 in Mifflin (now Juniata) Co, PA. He died on 30 Oct 1853 in Fayette Twp., Juniata Co., PA.

 

vii.      MARY BRACKEN was born about 1777 in York Co, Pa.. She married UNKNOWN MCINTYRE.

 

33.      MARTHA7 BRACKEN (Thomas6, William5, Thomas4, Robert3, William2, William1) was born about 1730 in New Castle Co, Del.. She died in Huntington Twp; York Co, Pa.. She married ARCHIBALD MCGREW. He was born on 20 Feb 1720 in County Tyrone, N.Ireland.

 

Archibald McGrew and Martha Bracken had the following children:

 

i.        MARY8 MCGREW was born on 01 Oct 1746 in Pa..

 

ii.       JOHN MCGREW was born on 08 Feb 1749 in Pa..

 

iii.      MARTHA MCGREW was born on 15 Dec 1750 in Pa..

 

iv.       MARGARET MCGREW was born on 05 Apr 1754 in Pa..

 

v.        ISABEL MCGREW was born on 08 Mar 1756.

 

vi.       ELIZABETH "RUTH" MCGREW was born on 01 Oct 1759.

 

vii.      ESTER MCGREW was born on 21 Dec 1761 in Pa..

 

viii.     ARCHIBALD MCGREW was born on 20 Dec 1763.

 

ix.      TAMAR MCGREW was born on 18 Nov 1765 in Pa..

 

x.       WILLIAM MCGREW was born on 14 Oct 1767.

 

34.      MARGARET MARY7 BRACKEN (Thomas6, William5, Thomas4, Robert3, William2, William1) was born about 1734 in Delaware. She died on 06 Apr 1779. She married William McGrew on 21 Jun 1756. He was born in 1730 in Lancaster Co, Pa..

 

Notes for Margaret Mary Bracken:

 

christened 4/21/1776 in Reading, York Co, Pa.

 

William McGrew and Margaret Mary Bracken had the following children:

 

i.        THOMAS8 MCGREW.

 

ii.       MARY MCGREW was born about 1759. She married JAMES GADDIS. He was born about 1757.

 

iii.      MARTHA MCGREW was born about 1760. She married ALEXANDER SIMERAL. He was born about 1767.

 

iv.       ISABELLA MCGREW was born on 06 Oct 1762 in Pa.. She married WILLIAM DODDS. He was born about 1757.

 

v.        JAMES MCGREW was born about 1764 in Pa..

 

   65.            vi. JOHN MCGREW was born on 19 Nov 1766 in York Co, Pa.. He married MARY THOMPSON. She was born in 1768 in Cumberland Co, Pa..

vii.      ARCHIBALD MCGREW was born about 1767 in York Co, Pa.. He married MARGARET BAIRD. She was born about 1762.

 

viii.     WILLIAM MCGREW was born on 06 Jul 1769. He married MARY NEWLIN. She was born about 1774.

 

ix.      REBECCA MCGREW was born about 1775 in Pa.. She married THOMAS SIMERAL. He was born about 1770.

 

x.       ESTER "HETTIE" MCGREW was born about 1770. She married ANTHONY BLACKBURN. He was born about 1775.

 

35.      THOMAS7 BRACKIN (John6, William5 Bracken, Thomas4 Bracken, Robert3 Bracken, William2 Bracken, William1 Bracken) was born in New Castle Co., DE.. He died in 1801. He married Martha Machan on 31 Jan 1757.

 

Notes for Thomas Brackin:

 

served in American Revolution in NC.

 

Thomas Brackin and Martha Machan had the following child:

 

66.            i. JAMES8 BRACKEN was born in 1772. He died in 1854 in Lawrence Co, Ala.. He married SARAH JEFFERIES. She was born in 1773. She died in 1873.

 

36.      JOHN7 BRACKIN (John6, William5 Bracken, Thomas4 Bracken, Robert3 Bracken, William2 Bracken, William1 Bracken) was born in New Castle Co. , DE.. He died after 1810 in Transylvania Co. N.C.. He married TINSLEY UNKNOWN.

 

John Brackin and Tinsley Unknown had the following children:

 

i.        JOHN8 BRACKIN JR. was born between 1755-1760. He died after 1830 in Dyer Co., TN.

 

     67.            ii. JAMES BRACKIN was born between 1765-1770. He died in Transylvania, Co. N.C.. He married ELIZABETH BARTON.

 

iii.      WILLIAM BRACKIN was born between 1774-1780 in N.C.. He married Mary Booe on 13 Feb 1796 in Rowan, N.C..

 

37.      ISAAC7 BRACKIN (John6, William5 Bracken, Thomas4 Bracken, Robert3 Bracken, William2 Bracken, William1 Bracken) was born in New Castle Co., DE.. He died in Sumner Co. , TN. He married Rachel Stalcup on 31 Oct 1769 in Old Swedes Church Wilmington, DE.

 

Isaac Brackin and Rachel Stalcup had the following children:

 

i.        JESSE8 BRACKIN.

 

ii.       HENRY BRACKIN.

 

iii.      LYDIA BRACKIN.

 

iv.       RACHEL BRACKIN.

 

v.        MARTHA BRACKIN.

 

vi.       ISAAC BRACKIN JR..

 

vii.      WILLIAM BRACKIN.

 

   68.            viii. JOHN BRACKIN was born in 1780 in Orange Co., N.C.. He died in Sumner Co. TN. He married Rhoda Groves in 1814.

 

38.      WILLIAM7 BRACKIN (Henry6, William5 Bracken, Thomas4 Bracken, Robert3 Bracken, William2 Bracken, William1 Bracken) was born in Mill Creek Hundred; New Castle Co, Del.. He died on 15 Mar 1792 in Mill Creek Hundred; New Castle Co, Del.. He married Sarah Garitt on 22 Feb 1751.

 

William Brackin and Sarah Garitt had the following children:

 

i.        HENRY8 BRACKIN was born in Mill Creek Hundred; New Castle Co, Del..

 

Notes for Henry Brackin:

 

fell from an apple tree and never regained consciousness.

 

   70.            ii. JOHN BRACKIN was born on 25 Nov 1758 in Mill Creek Hundred; New Castle Co, Del.. He died on 24 Feb 1792. He married ELIZABETH FOOTE.

 

   71.            iii. WILLIAM BRACKIN was born on 20 Jan 1766 in Mill Creek Hundred; New Castle Co, Del.. He died on 25 Mar 1851 in Mill Creek Hundred; New Castle Co, Del.. He married ELIZABETH EVANS. She was born on 17 Mar 1766. She died on 13 Feb 1822 in Mill Creek Hundred; New Castle Co, Del.. He married MARY CHAMBERS. She was born on 22 Jan 1766. She died on 01 Jun 1853.

 

39.      HENRY7 BRACKIN (Henry6, William5 Bracken, Thomas4 Bracken, Robert3 Bracken, William2 Bracken, William1 Bracken) was born in Mill Creek Hundred; New Castle Co, Del.. He died about 1813. He married Jane Moore on 31 Oct 1765.

 

Henry Brackin and Jane Moore had the following children:

 

i.        JOHN8 BRACKIN.

 

ii.       FRANCIS BRACKIN.

 

   71.            iii.     REBECCA BRACKIN.  She married JACOB STOUT GRIFFIN.

 

iv.       WILLIAM BRACKIN.

 

v.        SUSAN BRACKIN.  She married ANDERSON ANDERSON.

 

   72.            vi. JANE BRACKIN was born in 1792 in Duck Creek Hundred, Kent Co, Delaware. She married JOHN SPRUANCE. He was born in 1790 in New Castle Co, Delaware.

 

vii.      MARGARET BRACKIN.

 

viii.     ELIZABETH BRACKIN.  She married SAMUEL LIZZARD.

 

ix.      HENRY BRACKIN.

 

40.      SUSANNAH7 BRACKIN (Henry6, William5 Bracken, Thomas4 Bracken, Robert3 Bracken, William2 Bracken, William1 Bracken) was born on 01 Feb 1755 in Mill Creek Hundred; New Castle Co, Del.. She married JAMES MOORE.

 

James Moore and Susannah Brackin had the following child:

 

i.      SUSANNAH8 BRACKIN.

 

Generation 8

 

41.      MARTHA8 BRACKEN (William7, Thomas6, William5, Thomas4, Robert3, William2, William1) was born on 20 Feb 1757 in New Castle Co, Del.. She married WILLIAM CLARKE. He was born about 1751 in Scotland.

 

William Clarke and Martha Bracken had the following children:

 

i.        RUTH9 CLARKE.

 

ii.       WILLIAM CLARKE.

 

iii.      GEORGE CLARKE.

 

73.

iv.    THOMAS CLARKE was born on 10 May 1776 in Indiana Co, Pa.. He married

 

ELIZABETH BRACKEN. She was born on 17 Feb 1780 in York Co, Pa.. She died on 26

 

Apr 1830 in Indiana Co, Pa.. He married (2) ELIZABETH MCFARLAND on 22 Jun 1831.

 

She died on 31 Jul 1893.

 

v.        MARY CLARKE was born on 05 Aug 1778.

 

vi.       MARTHA CLARKE was born about 1780.

 

vii.      ANNE CLARKE was born about 1793.

 

42.      THOMAS8 BRACKEN (William7, Thomas6, William5, Thomas4, Robert3, William2, William1) was born about 1760 in York Co, Pa.. He died in Cambria Co, Pa.. He married Margaret Wakefield in Indiana Co, Pa.. She was born in Path Valley; Cumberland Co, Pa..

 

Notes for Thomas Bracken:

 

Listed in 1807 tax list for Wheatfield Twp, Ind Co.

 

Thomas Bracken and Margaret Wakefield had the following children:

 

   74.            i. WILLIAM9 BRACKEN was born in Blacklick, Ind Co, Pa.. He died in Apr 1825 in Indiana Co, Pa.. He married MARGARET BONER.

 

ii.       JOHN BRACKEN was born in nr Blacklick, Ind Co, Pa..

 

   75.            iii.     POLLY BRACKEN.  She married JOHN WAKEFIELD.

 

iv.       MARTHA BRACKEN.  She married JACOB MCCARTHY.

 

Notes for Martha Bracken: lived near Saltsburg, Pa.

 

v.        ISAAC BRACKEN.

 

   76.            vi. JAMES W. BRACKEN was born in Indiana Co, Pa.. He died about 1875 in Indiana Co, Pa.. He married ANNE E. WILLIS.

 

  77.            vii. DAVID BRACKEN was born in Indiana Co, Pa.. He married CHRISTINA RAGER. She was born in Jackson Twp; Cambria Co, Pa.. She died on 05 Jun 1882 in Jackson Twp; Cambria Co, Pa..

                      

                       viii.     RUTH BRACKEN was born in Indiana Co, Pa.. She died in Wheatfield Twp; Ind Co, Pa.. She married ANTHONY ANDREWS.

 

Notes for Ruth Bracken:

 

Listed in 1807 Wheatfield Twp Ind Co tax lists. Had 2 unknown sons.

 

   78.            ix.    JONATHAN BRACKEN was born in Indiana Co, Pa.. He married MARTHA EMPFIELD.

 

x.       ELIZABETH BRACKEN was born in Huntington Twp; York Co, Pa.. She married JAMES MCKISSON.

 

Notes for Elizabeth Bracken: lived Mahoning Twp; Ind Co, Pa.

 

   79.            xi. THOMAS BRACKEN was born on 04 Jul 1803 in Nr Blacklick, Wesmoreland Co.now Ind Co.. He died on 20 May 1882 in Blacklick Twp; Cambria Co, Pa.. He married Mary Davis on 22 Dec 1832. She was born on 18 Apr 1819. She died on 09 Aug 1889 in Blacklick Twp; Cambria Co, Pa..

 

43.      WILLIAM8 BRACKEN (William7, Thomas6, William5, Thomas4, Robert3, William2, William1) was born about 1761 in York Co, Pa.. He married MARY GARRISON. She was born about 1768 in Wheatfield Twp, Westmoreland Co, Pa.. She died in 1797 in Cincinnati, Ohio.

 

William Bracken and Mary Garrison had the following children:

 

i.        EDWARD WILLIAM9 BRACKEN was born about 1789. He died about 1791.

 

Notes for Edward William Bracken: died 2 years of age

             81.            ii. LEVI BRACKEN was born on 13 Mar 1791 in Conemaugh, Cambria Co, Pa.. He died in Loup Fork; Platte River, Nebraska. He married ELIZABETH CLARK. She

                               was born on 24 Oct 1790 in Ct.

 

   82.            iii. THOMAS BRACKEN was born on 22 May 1794 in Wheatfield Twp, Westmoreland Co, Pa.. He died on 22 Feb 1877 in Rush Co, Indiana. He married Matilda Coen on 04 Dec 1815. She was born on 12 Feb 1801 in Montgomery Co, Ky.. She died on 06 Mar 1858.

 

44.      CALEB8 BRACKEN (James7, Thomas6, William5, Thomas4, Robert3, William2, William1) was born in Manellan Twp, York Co, Pa.. He died in Jan 1806 in nr Brownsville, Pa (Wash Co).. He married Rebecca Miller on 14 Aug 1793 in York Co, Pa..

 

Caleb Bracken and Rebecca Miller had the following children:

 

   82.            i.      RACHEL9 BRACKEN was born on 03 Feb 1795 in York Co, Pa.. She married SHAIDLOCK NEGUS.

 

ii.     JAMES BRACKEN was born on 14 Oct 1796 in York Co, Pa..

   83.            iii.   SOLOMON BRACKEN was born on 14 Oct 1796 in York Co, Pa.. He died on 24 Nov 1878 in Mt. Pleasant, Ohio. He married Sarah Rogers on 19 Feb 1819 in Brownsville, Pa.. She was born on 23 May 1800 in Washington Co, Pa.. She died on 05 Aug 1865 in Mt. Pleasant, Ohio.

 

   84.            iv.   ELISHA BRACKIN was born on 24 Feb 1798 in York Co, Pa.. He married PHEOBE BRANSON. He married ESTER FAWCETT. She was born on 13 Aug 1801 in Salem, Ohio. She died on 20 May 1877 in Colerain, Ohio.

 

   85.            v.   SARAH BRACKEN was born on 03 Nov 1799 in York Co, Pa.. She died on 07 Jan 1837. She married ISAAC BRANSON.

 

vi.       CALEB BRACKEN was born on 24 Oct 1803 in York Co, Pa.. He died on 07 Jul 1874 in Colerain, Ohio. He married Mary Binns on 07 Jul 1825. She was born on 18 Feb 1807 in Skipton, England. She died on 26 Jan 1876 in Colerain, Ohio.

 

vii.      REBECCA BRACKEN was born on 27 Jan 1805 in York Co, Pa..

 

45.      JAMES8 BRACKEN (James7, Thomas6, William5, Thomas4, Robert3, William2, William1) was born in Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co, Pa.. He married Patience Mann on 05 Mar 1797 in Philadelphia, Pa..

 

James Bracken and Patience Mann had the following children:

 

i.        THOMAS9 BRACKEN was born in Pa..

 

ii.       JAMES BRACKEN was born in 1811 in PA.

 

iii.      JOHN BRACKEN was born about 1813.

 

iv.       UNKNOWN BRACKEN was born about 1815.

 

v.        UNKNOWN BRACKEN was born about 1817.

 

46.      THOMAS8 BRACKEN (James7, Thomas6, William5, Thomas4, Robert3, William2, William1) was born on 31 Jan 1762 in Mannellan Twp, York Co, Pa.. He died on 28 Mar 1816 in Pittsburgh, Pa.. He married Mary Fletcher(?) in 1785. She was born about 1770. She died on 05 Sep 1840 in Oakland, Pa..

 

Thomas Bracken and Mary Fletcher(?) had the following children:

 

   86.            i. ANN9 BRACKEN was born in Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co, Pa.. She died on 26 Mar 1917 in Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co, Pa.. She married David Pride on 30 Mar 1808.

 

   87.            ii. JANE BRACKEN was born in Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co, Pa.. She died in Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co, Pa.. She married THOMAS I. CAMPBELL. He was born in Mineral Point, Wisc.. He died in Mineral Point, Wisc..

 

iii.      JOHN BRACKEN was born in Pittsburgh, Pa.. He died in Willow Grove, Wisc..

 

iv.       JAMES BRACKEN was born in Pittsburgh, Pa..

 

   88.            v.  ESTHER BRACKEN was born in 1786 in Pittsburgh, Pa.. She died on 21 Aug 1817 in Pittsburgh, Pa.. She married Gilbert McKeown on 05 Jan 1809 in Pittsburgh, Pa.. He was born on 06 May 1787. He died on 14 Oct 1861.

 

   89.            vi.    MARY BRACKEN was born on 08 Feb 1791 in Pittsburgh, Pa.. She died on 13 Sep 1824 in Cynthiana, Ky.. She married ALEXANDER THOMAS DOWNING.

 

   90.            vii. CHARLES BRACKEN was born on 06 Apr 1797 in Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co, Pa.. He died on 16 Mar 1861 in Walnut Grove; La Fayette Co, Wisc.. He married SARAH JONES. She died in Cynthiana, Ky..

 

   91.            viii. MARTHA BRACKEN was born in 1800 in Pittsburgh, Pa.. She died in Cynthiana, Ky.. She married James Rolland Curry Sr in 1816 in Cynthiana, Ky.. He was born in Bryants Station; Fayette Co, Ky.. He died in Cynthiana, Ky..

 

47.      JANE8 BRACKEN (James7, Thomas6, William5, Thomas4, Robert3, William2, William1) was born on 20  Apr 1775 in Manellan Twp, York Co, Pa.. She died on 24 Nov 1817 in Pittsburgh, Pa.. She married James Morrison in 1795. He was born about 1761 in Antrim County Ireland.

 

James Morrison and Jane Bracken had the following children:

 

   92.            i. NANCY9 MORRISON was born on 18 Oct 1796 in Pittsburgh, Pa.. She married BENJAMIN KENDRICK.

 

ii.       JOHN B. MORRISON was born on 04 Jun 1799 in Pittsburgh, Pa.. He married Nancy Majors on 28 Oct 1824.

 

iii.      JAMES MORRISON was born on 08 Mar 1801 in ittsburgh, Pa.. He married MARY S. DUNGAN.

 

iv.       MARY BRACKEN MORRISON was born on 24 Feb 1803 in Pittsburgh, Pa.. She married William Lafferty Robb on 02 Sep 1824.

 

v.        NORRIS MORRISON was born on 16 May 1808 in Pittsburgh, Pa.. He married JANE HORNER.

 

48.      JAMES8 DILL SR (Jean7 Bracken, Thomas6 Bracken, William5 Bracken, Thomas4 Bracken, Robert3 Bracken, William2 Bracken, William1 Bracken) was born in 1748. He died on 11 Sep 1777 in Brandywine, Delaware Co, PA (Brandywine Baptist Church Cemetery).

 

James Dill Sr had the following children:

 

93.            i. JAMES9 DILL JR was born between 1761-1770 in York Co, PA. He died after 1830 in Walker, Juniata Co, PA. He married MARGARET UNKNOWN. She was born about 1770. She died between 1850-1860 in Mifflintown, Juniata Co, PA.

 

94.            ii. MARGARET DILL was born about 1770 in York Co, PA. She died between 1820-1830 in Lack Twp, Mifflin (now Juniata) Co, PA. She married James Rodgers Jr, son of James Rodgers Sr and Elizabeth Dobyns on 19 Jan 1789 in Fermanagh, Mifflin (now Juniata) Co, PA. He was born about 1765 in Ireland. He died between 1820-1830 in Lack Twp, Mifflin (now Juniata) Co, PA.

 

49.      GEORGE8 DILL (Jean7 Bracken, Thomas6 Bracken, William5 Bracken, Thomas4 Bracken, Robert3 Bracken, William2 Bracken, William1 Bracken) was born about 1766 in York Co. PA. He died in 1813 in Ontario, Canada (Died during the War of 1812 buried in Ontario). He married ANN CRAIN.

 

Notes for George Dill: War of 1812

 

George Dill and Ann Crain had the following child:

 

95.            i.      NANCY ANN9 DILL.  She died in 1836. She married JOHN ARMER.

 

50.      MARTHA8 BRACKEN (Thomas7, Thomas6, William5, Thomas4, Robert3, William2, William1) was born on 10 May 1765. She died on 23 Feb 1838 in Shelbyville, Ky.. She married Samuel Shannon in 1783. He was born on 15 Apr 1750. He died on 14 May 1813 in Kentucky.

 

Samuel Shannon and Martha Bracken had the following children:

 

i.        JOHN9 SHANNON was born on 28 Apr 1784. He married UNKNOWN FINLEY.

 

ii.       THOMAS SHANNON was born on 13 Feb 1786.

 

iii.      AGNES SHANNON was born on 01 Sep 1787. She married WILLIAM BOYD.

 

iv.       SARAH SHANNON was born on 11 Apr 1790. She married John James Roberts on 26 Jan 1809.

 

v.        ANNA SHANNON was born on 06 Sep 1792. She married JOHN HARBISON.

 

vi.       WILLIAM SHANNON was born on 14 May 1795. He married RACHEL HOWELL.

 

vii.      SAMUEL SHANNON was born on 19 Jul 1797. He married Deborah Younger on 30 Nov 1820.

 

viii.     ELIZABETH SHANNON was born on 16 Mar 1800. She married SALEM WALLACE.

 

ix.      MARTHA SHANNON was born on 12 Jul 1803. She married David Emmison on 17 Oct 1822.

 

x.       MARY SHANNON was born on 30 Jan 1806.

 

xi.      ESTHER SHANNON was born on 20 Jul 1808.

 

51.      WILLIAM8 BRACKEN (Thomas7, Thomas6, William5, Thomas4, Robert3, William2, William1) was born on 05 May 1770 in Adams (York) County. He died on 26 Apr 1850 in near Shelbyville, Ky.. He married (1) JANE THOMPSON in 1793. He married (2) SARAH KING in 1824.

 

William Bracken and Jane Thompson had the following children:

 

i.        MARTHA9 BRACKEN was born in nr Canonsburg, Pa.. She died in Cleveland, Ohio during Civil War.

 

   97.            ii. ANN BRACKEN was born in nr Canonsburg, Pa.. She married WILLIAM GRAY. He was born in Erie Co, Pa..

 

iii.      WILLIAM BRACKEN was born in Canonsburg, Pa.. He married HANNAH MOORE.

 

iv.       NANCY BRACKEN.

 

   97.            v. THOMAS BRACKEN was born on 24 Jul 1794 in Canonsburg, Pa.. He died on 25 Sep 1865 in Wooster, Ohio. He married (1) MARY MCMILLAN on 12 Jun 1833. He married (2) MARY SCHAEFFER on 12 Jun 1833.

 

vi.       JANE BRACKEN was born about 1800 in nr Canonsburg, Pa..

 

  98.            vii. ANDREW THOMPSON BRACKEN was born in 1802. He died in 1870 in Genesee, Ill.. He married MARY PERNELL. She was born in Buffalo, NY. 14206. She died in 1883 in Illinois.

 

   99.            viii. HANNAH BRACKEN was born on 23 Aug 1808. She died on 30 Dec 1898 in Woodcock, Pa.. She married James Greenlee on 03 Oct 1832 in Waterford, Pa..

 

  100.          ix. SAMUEL BRACKEN was born on 01 Feb 1810. He died on 02 Aug 1871 in Philadelphia, Pa.. He married (1) HARRIET BROWN on 15 Mar 1831. She was born on 23 Nov 1810 in Blairsville; Westmoreland Co, Pa.. She died on 25 May 1853 in Johnstown, Pa.. He married JANE ELIZABETH MCKEAGE. She died in Philadelphia, Pa.. He married REBECCA WYLIE. She was born in 1812 in Pa.. She died on 20 May 1887 in Philadelphia, Pa..

 

   101.          x. JOHN BRACKEN was born on 01 Jan 1812. He died on 21 Nov 1881 in Genesee, Ill.. He married Irene Smith on 13 Mar 1831 in Forestville, NY.

 

   102.          xi. GEORGE W. BRACKEN was born on 09 Dec 1816 in Union City, Pa.. He married Angelina Lloyd on 31 Mar 1844 in Columbus, Ohio. She was born on 19 Apr 1823 in Watertown, NY. She died on 13 Feb 1879 in Columbus, Ohio.

 

William Bracken and Sarah King had the following children:

 

xii.     NEWTON BRACKEN was born in Union City, Pa..

 

xiii.    MILTON BRACKEN was born in Union City, Pa..

 

xiv.    HENRY BRACKEN was born in Union City, Pa..

 

xv.     SARAH BRACKEN was born in Union City, Pa..

 

xvi.    MARY JANE BRACKEN was born in Union City, Pa..

 

52.      ANN8 BRACKEN (Thomas7, Thomas6, William5, Thomas4, Robert3, William2, William1) was born about 1772 in Adams (York) County. She died before 1803. She married DAVID ANDREWS.

 

David Andrews and Ann Bracken had the following children:

 

i.        WILLIAM9 ANDREWS.

 

ii.       MARY ANDREWS.

 

53.      REID8 BRACKEN (Thomas7, Thomas6, William5, Thomas4, Robert3, William2, William1) was born on

24  Sep 1778 in Adams (York) County. He died on 29 Jul 1849 in Mt Nebo; Butler Co, Pa.. He married Mary Graham on 01 May 1806 in Lexington, Va..

 

Reid Bracken and Mary Graham had the following children:

 

i.        MARY B.9 BRACKEN.

 

ii.       WILLIAM G. BRACKEN was born on 20 Aug 1808 in Mt. Nebo, Pa.. He died on 23 Sep 1891 in nr Butler, Pa..

 

  103.          iii. THOMAS H. BRACKEN was born on 18 Sep 1810 in Mt. Nebo, Pa.. He died on 08 Nov 1888 in Beaver, Pa.. He married Sarah McCurdy on 25 Jan 1838 in Butler, Pa.. She was born on 19 Apr 1819. She died on 16 Oct 1896 in Sewickley, Pa..

 

  104.          iv. NEWTON BRACKEN was born on 30 Nov 1812 in Mt. Nebo, Pa.. He died on 19 Jan 1892 in Glasco, Kansas. He married (1) PAMELA CRAIG on 16 Sep 1841 in Portersville, Pa.. She was born on 12 Dec 1823. She died on 12 Apr 1859 in Portersville, Pa.. He married (2) JERUSHA CRAIG in 1860. She was born on 19 Nov 1828 in Zelionople, Pa.. She died on 21 Jan 1888 in Glasco, Kansas.

 

  105.          v. MARIA BRACKEN was born on 13 Dec 1814 in nr Whitestown, Pa.. She died in nr Leesburg, Pa.. She married (1) MATHEW W. SPEAR on 17 Apr 1849 in nr Whitestown, Pa.. He was born on 09 Feb 1807 in Prospect, Pa.. He died on 25 Apr 1854 in Prospect, Pa.. She married (2) JOHN STEVENSON on 12 Feb 1863. He was born on 17 Feb 1803 in nr Pulaski; Lawrence Co, Pa.. He died in 3 mi from Leesburg; Mercer Co, Pa..

 

  106.          vi. CYPRISH BRACKEN was born on 10 Feb 1817 in Whitestown, Pa.. He died on 12 Apr 1903 in Beaver Falls, Pa.. He married CORNELIA C. RICE. She was born on 04 Jul 1827 in Clymer, NY. She died in Ocean Grove, NJ.

 

vii.      ANNE BRACKEN was born on 28 Jun 1820 in Whitestown, Pa.. She died on 12 Jun 1890 in Duquesne, Pa..

 

  107.          viii. JOHN R. BRACKEN was born on 07 Jul 1826 in Whitestown, Pa.. He died in Braddock, Pa.. He married Elizabeth Martin on 19 Sep 1849 in Butler, Pa.. She was born on 15 Jun 1824.

 

54.      THOMAS8 BRACKEN (Thomas7, Thomas6, William5, Thomas4, Robert3, William2, William1) was born on 12 Nov 1780 in near Canonsburg, Pa.. He married ELIZABETH MORROW. He married ANN DAVIDSON.

 

Thomas Bracken and Elizabeth Morrow had the following children:

 

   108.          i. REID9 BRACKEN was born in Canonsburg, Pa.. He died on 29 May 1875 in Niles, Mich.. He married HANNAH CALAHAN. She was born on 12 Nov 1807 in Germantown, Pa.. She died on 26 Aug 1888 in Niles, Mich..

 

ii.       WILLIAM BRACKEN was born in Canonsburg, Pa.. He died on 22 Jun 1880 in Crawfordsville, Ore.. He married SARAH DUNWOODY. He married SARAH COPE. She was born on 26 Feb 1818 in West Chester, Pa.. She died on 20 Oct 1891 in Eugene, Ore..

 

  109.          iii.     VANCE BRACKEN was born in Canonsburg, Pa.. He married ELIZA J. CORYEA.

 

iv.       SARAH BRACKEN was born in 1805 in Canonsburg, Pa.. She died in 1828 in Canonsburg, Pa..

 

  110.          v. ANN BRACKEN was born on 22 Feb 1807 in Canonsburg, Pa.. She died on 24 Dec 1833 in nr Canonsburg, Pa.. She married Robert Harper on 11 Oct 1827. He was born on 11 Jan 1803 in nr Canonsburg, Pa.. He died on 25 Sep 1829 in Washington, Pa..

 

vi.       JAMES BRACKEN was born in 1809 in Canonsburg, Pa.. He died on 25 Nov 1897 in Mercer, Pa..

 

Notes for James Bracken:

 

died in the poorhouse at Mercer, Pa.

 

   111.          vii. THOMAS THOMPSON BRACKEN was born on 30 Jun 1814 in Canonsburg, Pa.. He died on 16 Oct 1884 in Cumberland, Ohio. He married Mariah Jane Lindsey on 19 Mar 1835 in Venice, Pa..

 

viii.     JOHN BRACKEN was born about 1818 in Canonsburg, Pa..

 

ix.      JOHN NEWTON BRACKEN was born in 1824 in Canonsburg, Pa.. He married UNKNOWN HAMILTON.

 

55.      SARAH8 BRACKEN (Thomas7, Thomas6, William5, Thomas4, Robert3, William2, William1) was born on 21 Feb 1782 in Canonsburg, Pa.. She married John Thompson in Waterford, Pa..

 

John Thompson and Sarah Bracken had the following children:

 

i.        ANDREW9 THOMPSON was born on 15 Apr 1813. He married Sarah Smith on 11 Oct 1833.

 

ii.       ANN THOMPSON was born on 29 Dec 1814. She married Alexander Smith on 11 Dec 1833.

 

iii.      ALEXANDER THOMPSON was born in 1818.

 

iv.       JAMES M. THOMPSON was born on 01 Jul 1818. He married Michele Ann Miller on 11 Dec 1841.

 

v.        ELIZA JANE THOMPSON was born on 23 Feb 1820. She married David Wilson on 21 Nov 1839.

 

vi.       WILLIAM THOMPSON was born in 1821.

 

56.      HANNAH8 BRACKEN (Thomas7, Thomas6, William5, Thomas4, Robert3, William2, William1) was born on 20 Oct 1785 in Canonsburg, Pa.. She married Joseph Thompson on 28 Mar 1809. He was born on 05 May 1790. He died in Bentrysville, Pa..

 

Joseph Thompson and Hannah Bracken had the following children:

 

i.        NANCY9 THOMPSON was born on 03 Feb 1810 in near Canonsburg, Pa.. She married Robert Douglas on 10 Dec 1833.

 

ii.       JANE THOMPSON was born on 15 Aug 1811 in nr Canonsburg, Pa..

 

iii.      ANNE THOMPSON was born on 15 Apr 1813 in nr Canonsburg, Pa.. She married David Moore on 12 Oct 1842.

 

iv.       BRACKEN THOMPSON was born in 1815 in nr Canonsburg, Pa..

 

v.        HANNAH THOMPSON was born on 01 May 1823 in nr Canonsburg, Pa.. She married ISAAC NEWKIRK.

 

57.      JEAN8 BRACKEN (Thomas7, Thomas6, William5, Thomas4, Robert3, William2, William1) was born on

1    May 1790 in nr Canonsburg, Pa.. She died on 03 Nov 1857 in nr Canonsburg, Pa.. She married

 

RICHARD MILLER.

 

Richard Miller and Jean Bracken had the following children:

 

i.        THOMAS B.9 MILLER.

 

ii.       REID MILLER was born in nr Canonsburg, Pa..

 

iii.      MATHEW B. MILLER was born in nr Canonsburg, Pa.. He married AGNES FERGUSON.

 

iv.       MARY J. MILLER was born in nr Canonsburg, Pa.. She married R.S. MORTON.

 

v.        ANNE MILLER was born on 24 May 1819 in nr Canonsburg, Pa.. She married JAMES STUART. She married THOMAS GRAHAM.

 

vi.       DAVID MILLER was born on 02 Mar 1825 in nr Canonsburg, Pa.. He married (1) NANCY STEWART in 1850. He married (2) NANCY JANE MORGAN on 04 Dec 1856.

 

58.      MARY8 BRACKEN (Thomas7, Thomas6, William5, Thomas4, Robert3, William2, William1) was born on

26  Oct 1793 in nr Canonsburg, Pa.. She died on 11 Jan 1859 in Hill church cem nr Canonsburg, Pa.. She married WILLIAN VAN EMAN. He was born on 15 Jun 1794. He died on 16 Apr 1829.

 

Willian van Eman and Mary Bracken had the following children:

 

i. THOMAS BRACKEN9 VAN EMAN was born on 31 Jan 1820 in nr Canonsburg, Pa.. He married (1) MARY FULTON on 02 Oct 1844. He married (2) RACHEL STEWART on 02 Mar 1858.

 

ii.       REBECCA LAWRENCE VAN EMAN was born on 16 Oct 1821 in nr Canonsburg, Pa.. She died in nr Canonsburg, Pa.. She married John Donaldson on 16 Jul 1851. He died on 18 Apr 1857 in Georgetown, Ohio.

 

iii.      SARAH ANN VAN EMAN was born on 12 Nov 1823 in nr Canonsburg, Pa.. She died on 12 Feb 1848 in Fort Wayne, Ind. She married Wilson M. Donaldson on 23 Jun 1846.

 

iv.       JANE VAN EMAN was born on 12 Nov 1823 in nr Canonsburg, Pa.. She died in nr Saltsburg, Pa.. She married Simon B. Mercer on 31 Mar 1853. He was born on 25 Apr 1824 in Martinsburg, Ohio. He died on 18 Sep 1894 in Saltsburg, Pa..

 

v.        HANNAH VAN EMAN was born on 30 Sep 1825 in nr Canonsburg, Pa.. She died on

 

14  Jan 1906 in nr Canonsburg, Pa.. She married James Grier on 18 Feb 1858.

 

vi.       WILLIAM VAN EMAN was born on 29 Jan 1828 in nr Canonsburg, Pa..

 

59.      HENRY8 BRACKEN (Thomas7, Thomas6, William5, Thomas4, Robert3, William2, William1) was born on 29 Jun 1794 in Canonsburg, Pa.. He died on 03 Feb 1850 in Canonsburg, Pa.. He married Martha Davis Simcox on 09 Mar 1816.

 

Henry Bracken and Martha Davis Simcox had the following children:

 

i.        MARY SIMCOX9 BRACKEN was born on 24 Mar 1817 in nr Canonsburg, Pa.. She died on 13 Aug 1878 in Elders Ridge, Pa.. She married Alex Donaldson on 30 May 1839 in Canonsburg, Pa.. He was born on 30 Aug 1808 in Ligonier, Pa.. He died on 18 Apr 1889 in Elders Ridge, Pa..

 

ii.       JULIA ANN BRACKEN was born on 25 Sep 1818 in nr Canonsburg, Pa.. She died on 7 Nov 1902.

 

 

iii.      THOMAS ALONZO BRACKEN was born on 14 Aug 1820 in nr Canonsburg, Pa.. He died on 22 Apr 1902 in nr Lebanon, Ky.. He married (1) ANN WARREN on 09 Jul 1845. She was born on 18 Jul 1824 in Danville; Lincoln Co, Ky.. She died on 05 Jan 1892 in Lebanon, Ky.. He married (2) MYRA RICE on 31 Jan 1893 in Campbellsville, Ky..

 

  113.          iv. WILLIAM C. BRACKEN was born on 04 Nov 1823 in Cannonsburg, Pa.. He died on 20 Oct 1872 in Jersey, Ohio. He married (1) ELECTA ALVORD on 01 Apr 1851. She was born on 03 Jul 1823 in Granby, Mass. She died on 24 Dec 1855 in Noblestown, Pa.. He married (2) JANE D. PIERSON on 03 Apr 1859. She was born on 27 Jan 1834 in nr Jersey, Ohio. She died on 11 Oct 1885 in Jersey, Ohio.

 

v.        MARTHA D. BRACKEN was born on 19 Sep 1826 in nr Canonsburg, Pa.. She died on 12  Apr 1871 in LaCrosse, Wisc. She married J. Irwin Smith on 13 Sep 1853. He was born on 31 Mar 1827 in Cool Spring, Pa..

 

  113.          vi. NANCY MATHEWS BRACKEN