Elizabeth West1

F, b. 4 August 1751
FatherJohn West1 b. 16 Aug 1723, d. 26 Nov 1765
MotherAnn Prettyman1 b. 14 Oct 1731, d. 12 Dec 1760
Last Edited15 Jan 2021
Birth*4 August 1751Elizabeth West was born on 4 August 1751 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Uncle's*10 December 1760Elizabeth was named in her uncle's will on 10 December 1760 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Robert West named heirs: bros. Joseph, John, Wrixam, Lewis and Peter West; nephews Joseph, Benjamin, John and William West; nieces Elizabeth and Comfort West (daus. of bro. John West), and Mary West (dau. of bro. Wrixam West). Exec., bro. Joseph West. Witnessed by Sanders Darby, John Lewis, John Harmonson.2 
Will - Uncle's6 May 1768Elizabeth was named in her uncle's will on 6 May 1768 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Joseph West named heirs: brothers Wrixham, Lewis and Peter West; nephew William West; Joseph, John, Elizabeth and Comfort West (children of dec'd brother John West); niece Ruth West (daughter of brother Peter West); children of brother Wrixham West; children of brother Lewis West. Extr. brother Lewis West.3 

Citations

  1. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 226 (West Family Revised).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 72 (will of Robert West).
  3. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 225 (West Family Revised).

Joseph West1

M, b. 22 April 1755
FatherJohn West1 b. 16 Aug 1723, d. 26 Nov 1765
MotherAnn Prettyman1 b. 14 Oct 1731, d. 12 Dec 1760
Last Edited15 Jan 2021
Birth*22 April 1755Joseph West was born on 22 April 1755 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Uncle's*6 May 1768Joseph was named in his uncle's will on 6 May 1768 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Joseph West named heirs: brothers Wrixham, Lewis and Peter West; nephew William West; Joseph, John, Elizabeth and Comfort West (children of dec'd brother John West); niece Ruth West (daughter of brother Peter West); children of brother Wrixham West; children of brother Lewis West. Extr. brother Lewis West.2 
Est Settm't Uncle's*29 June 1776He was named in the settlement of his uncle's estate on 29 June 1776 at Sussex Co, DE. Admin. of the estate of Lewis West was granted to Benjamin West. It mentioned heirs Joseph West (son of John); John West, dec’d; Ruth West; Robert West, dec’d; Mary, Benjamin, Ann, John and Lewis West (children of Wrixam West).3 

Citations

  1. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 226 (West Family Revised).
  2. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 225 (West Family Revised).
  3. [S2216] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 3, p. 227 (Stockley Family).

Comfort West1

F, b. 25 November 1757
FatherJohn West1 b. 16 Aug 1723, d. 26 Nov 1765
MotherAnn Prettyman1 b. 14 Oct 1731, d. 12 Dec 1760
Last Edited15 Jan 2021
Birth*25 November 1757Comfort West was born on 25 November 1757 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Uncle's*10 December 1760Comfort was named in her uncle's will on 10 December 1760 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Robert West named heirs: bros. Joseph, John, Wrixam, Lewis and Peter West; nephews Joseph, Benjamin, John and William West; nieces Elizabeth and Comfort West (daus. of bro. John West), and Mary West (dau. of bro. Wrixam West). Exec., bro. Joseph West. Witnessed by Sanders Darby, John Lewis, John Harmonson.2 
Will - Uncle's6 May 1768Comfort was named in her uncle's will on 6 May 1768 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Joseph West named heirs: brothers Wrixham, Lewis and Peter West; nephew William West; Joseph, John, Elizabeth and Comfort West (children of dec'd brother John West); niece Ruth West (daughter of brother Peter West); children of brother Wrixham West; children of brother Lewis West. Extr. brother Lewis West.3 

Citations

  1. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 226 (West Family Revised).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 72 (will of Robert West).
  3. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 225 (West Family Revised).

Hannah Stockley1

F, b. circa 1740, d. before 19 March 1773
Last Edited15 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1740Hannah Stockley was born circa 1740 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Married Namecirca 1763 As of circa 1763,her married name was West.1 
Marriage*circa 1763She married John West, son of Robert West and Elizabeth Lewis, circa 1763 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Married Namecirca 1767 As of circa 1767,her married name was Stephenson.1 
Marriage*2 April 1772Hannah Stockley married William Stephenson (miller) on 2 April 1772 at Sussex Co, DE. William Stevenson married Hannah, sister of John Stockly, widow of John West, at his mill.1,2 
Will*8 March 1773Hannah made a will on 8 March 1773 at Sussex Co, DE. In her will Hannah Stephenson named heirs: son John West; brother John Stockly. Witt: Mary Stockly, Patience Stockly, Thomas Gray.1 
Death*before 19 March 1773She died before 19 March 1773 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that her will was proved.1 

Family 1

John West b. 16 Aug 1723, d. 26 Nov 1765
Marriage*circa 1763She married John West, son of Robert West and Elizabeth Lewis, circa 1763 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Child 1.John West1 b. 29 Oct 1764

Family 2

William Stephenson (miller) b. c 1740, d. b 14 Jun 1775
Marriage*2 April 1772Hannah Stockley married William Stephenson (miller) on 2 April 1772 at Sussex Co, DE. William Stevenson married Hannah, sister of John Stockly, widow of John West, at his mill.1,2 

Citations

  1. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 226 (West Family Revised).
  2. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 205 (William Steveson & Hannah, sister of John Stockly).

John West1

M, b. 29 October 1764
FatherJohn West1 b. 16 Aug 1723, d. 26 Nov 1765
MotherHannah Stockley1 b. c 1740, d. b 19 Mar 1773
Last Edited15 Jan 2021
Birth*29 October 1764John West was born on 29 October 1764 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Uncle's*6 May 1768John was named in his uncle's will on 6 May 1768 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Joseph West named heirs: brothers Wrixham, Lewis and Peter West; nephew William West; Joseph, John, Elizabeth and Comfort West (children of dec'd brother John West); niece Ruth West (daughter of brother Peter West); children of brother Wrixham West; children of brother Lewis West. Extr. brother Lewis West.2 
Will - Mother's*8 March 1773John was named in his mother's will on 8 March 1773 at Sussex Co, DE. In her will Hannah Stephenson named heirs: son John West; brother John Stockly. Witt: Mary Stockly, Patience Stockly, Thomas Gray.1 

Citations

  1. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 226 (West Family Revised).
  2. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 225 (West Family Revised).

William Stephenson (miller)1

M, b. circa 1740, d. before 14 June 1775
Last Edited15 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1740William Stephenson (miller) was born circa 1740 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*2 April 1772He married Hannah Stockley on 2 April 1772 at Sussex Co, DE. William Stevenson married Hannah, sister of John Stockly, widow of John West, at his mill.1,2 
Death*before 14 June 1775William Stephenson (miller) died before 14 June 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that William Stevenson, miller, was buried.2 

Family

Hannah Stockley b. c 1740, d. b 19 Mar 1773

Citations

  1. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 226 (West Family Revised).
  2. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 205 (William Steveson & Hannah, sister of John Stockly).

Ruth West1

F, b. 19 November 1765
FatherPeter West1 b. 28 Oct 1734, d. 8 May 1770
MotherComfort (of Benj) Stockley1 b. c 1727, d. b 9 Mar 1774
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited15 Jan 2021
Birth*19 November 1765Ruth West was born on 19 November 1765 at Sussex Co, DE.2 
Will - Father's*24 March 1767Ruth was named in her father's will on 24 March 1767 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Peter West named heirs: wife Comfort West; daughter Ruth West. Extrx wife Comfort West. Witt: Wrixam West, Joseph West, Betty Prettyman.2 
Will - Uncle's*6 May 1768Ruth was named in her uncle's will on 6 May 1768 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Joseph West named heirs: brothers Wrixham, Lewis and Peter West; nephew William West; Joseph, John, Elizabeth and Comfort West (children of dec'd brother John West); niece Ruth West (daughter of brother Peter West); children of brother Wrixham West; children of brother Lewis West. Extr. brother Lewis West.1 
Will - Mother's*21 February 1774Ruth was named in her mother's will on 21 February 1774 at Sussex Co, DE. In her will Comfort West, widow, named heirs: sons William and Benjamin Prettyman; daus. Jeanne Prettyman, Ruth West and Betty Waples; son-in-law Burton Waples; grandson Woolsey Waples; granddau. Nancy Waples. Execs., son William Prettyman and son-in-law Burton Waples. Witnessed by Thomas Waples, Burton Waples, Sr., Elisabeth Prettyman.2 
Est Settm't Uncle's*29 June 1776She was named in the settlement of her uncle's estate on 29 June 1776 at Sussex Co, DE. Admin. of the estate of Lewis West was granted to Benjamin West. It mentioned heirs Joseph West (son of John); John West, dec’d; Ruth West; Robert West, dec’d; Mary, Benjamin, Ann, John and Lewis West (children of Wrixam West).3 
Married Namebefore 10 June 1777 As of before 10 June 1777,her married name was Russell.4 
Marriage*before 10 June 1777She married Phillips Russell before 10 June 1777 at Sussex Co, DE.4 
Est Settm't Cousin's*10 June 1777Ruth West was named in her cousin's estate settlement on 10 June 1777 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that the administration bond on the estate of Benjamin West was filed. John Burton Jr., and wife Mary (late Mary West, widow), administered his estate. Also mentioned were Lydia and Hester West, minors; Robert West, minor son of Lewis West; Wrixam Lewis West; Phillips Russel and wife Ruth; Thomas Brereton and wife Ann (Nancy) (late Nancy West).5 

Family

Phillips Russell b. c 1755
Marriage*before 10 June 1777She married Phillips Russell before 10 June 1777 at Sussex Co, DE.4 

Citations

  1. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 225 (West Family Revised).
  2. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 226 (West Family Revised).
  3. [S2216] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 3, p. 227 (Stockley Family).
  4. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 227 (West Family Revised).
  5. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 228 (West Family Revised).

Charity (-----)1

F, b. circa 1730
ChartsDescendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited15 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1730Charity (-----) was born circa 1730 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Married Namecirca 1750 As of circa 1750,her married name was West.1 
Marriage*circa 1750She married Elijah West (wheelright), son of Anthony West (yoeman) and Mary Thompson, circa 1750 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Land sold*13 August 1759Charity (-----) sold land on 13 August 1759 at Murderkill Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. Elijah West, wheelrite, and Charity his wife of Kent Co for £80 sold to William Clampit a mussuage or tract of land in the forrest of Murderkill Hundred adjacent John West's land and Mark Smith's . . . 150 acres, a grave yard of 30 ft sq only excepted.2 

Family

Elijah West (wheelright) b. c 1726

Citations

  1. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 225 (West Family Revised).
  2. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 227 (West Family Revised).

Mary 'Polly' Vaughan1

F, b. 1757, d. 3 November 1806
FatherWilliam Vaughan (ship joiner)2 b. c 1735, d. b 15 Mar 1775
MotherElizabeth 'Betty' Waples2 b. c 1744, d. b 17 Dec 1781
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited12 Feb 2021
Birth*1757Mary 'Polly' Vaughan was born in 1757 at Sussex Co, DE.3 
Will - Uncle's*23 February 1775Mary was named in her uncle's will on 23 February 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Dirickson Waples named heirs: mother Temperance Waples; bros. Samuel and Nathaniel Waples; sisters Betty Vaughan, Catherine White and Patience Fisher; Mary Vaughan (dau. of William); Nathaniel Vaughan (son of William); Betty Vaughan (wife of Levin); Eli White (son of Wrixam White); Nanny Miller (wife of Job); Three Meeting Houses (one at Head of Indian River, one at Coolspring and one at Lewes). Exec., William Vaughan. Wits., Burton Waples, Sr., Cornelius Waples, Mary Dirickson.4 
Will - Father's*28 February 1775Mary was named in her father's will on 28 February 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will William Vaughan, joiner, named heirs: wife Betty Vaughan; sons Nathaniel, William & Ephraim Vaughan; daughters Mary and Betty Vaughan. Extrx wife Betty Vaughan. Witt: Burton Waples Sr., Mitchell Jackson, Jonathan Jackson. Probate 15 Mar 1775. Estate settled 9 Mar 1782 by Jesse King and wife Betty, late Betty Vaughan.5 
Will - GrMoth's*15 March 1775Mary was named in her grandmother's will on 15 March 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. In her will, Temperance Waples, named heirs: sons Nathaniel and Samuel Waples; daughters Betty Vaughan (wife of William), Catherine White (wife of Wrixam), Patience Fisher (wife of William); granddaugher Polly Vaughan. Extrs sons Nathaniel and Samuel Waples. Witt: Burton Waples Sr., Cornelius Waples & Joseph Waples.6 
Married Name16 August 1775 As of 16 August 1775,her married name was West.2 
Marriage*16 August 1775She married Benjamin B. (of Wrixam) West, son of Wrixam (of Robt) West and Ann (136) Stockley, on 16 August 1775 at Sussex Co, DE.2 
Est Settm't Uncle's*24 February 1776Mary 'Polly' Vaughan was named in the settlement of her uncle's estate on 24 February 1776 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Dirickson Waples was granted to Nathaniel Waples, D.B.N., for Temperance Waples. Mentions heirs Betty Vaughan; Nathaniel Vaughan; Wrixam White; Eli White; wife of William Fisher; Mary Vaughan; Nathaniel Waples; Samuel Waples; William Fisher; Betty King.7 
Married Namebefore 10 June 1777 As of before 10 June 1777,her married name was Burton.2 
Marriage*before 10 June 1777She married John (of Capt Robt & Ann) Burton Jr., son of Capt. Robert Burton and Anne Dobson, before 10 June 1777 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as John Burton, son of Robert Burton, married Mary, daughter of William Vaughan (d. Feb-Mar 1775). Mary married 2nd Robert Frame.2,8 
Est Settm't Husb's*10 June 1777Mary 'Polly' Vaughan was named in her husband's estate settlement on 10 June 1777 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that the administration bond on the estate of Benjamin West was filed. John Burton Jr., and wife Mary (late Mary West, widow), administered his estate. Also mentioned were Lydia and Hester West, minors; Robert West, minor son of Lewis West; Wrixam Lewis West; Phillips Russel and wife Ruth; Thomas Brereton and wife Ann (Nancy) (late Nancy West).2 
Will - Mother's*15 May 1779Mary was named in her mother's will on 15 May 1779 at Sussex Co, DE. In her will Betty King named heirs: sons William and Nathaniel Vaughan; dau. Mary Burton; granddau. Betty West (dau. of Mary Burton). Exec., son John Burton. Witnessed by William Grice, Betty Grice.9 
Est Settm't M-in-law*circa 1790She was named in the settlement of her mother-in-law's estate circa 1790 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Anne Burton was granted to Joshua Burton, William Burton & Cornelius Wiltbank. Also mentioned was Polly Frame, late Polly Burton.10 
Est Settm't Husb'sAugust 1791She was named in her husband's estate settlement in August 1791 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of John Burton was granted to Robert Frame and wife Mary, late Mary Burton.11 
Will - Brother's*15 January 1794Mary was named in her brother's will on 15 January 1794 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will William Vaughan named heirs: nephews William and John Hammond Burton; niece Lydia Burton; friend Samuel Tingley. Extrx sister Mary Burton. Witt: David Craige, Naomi Stockley, John Marsh. The estate was settled on 17 June 1795 by Robert Frame, in right of his wife Mary, who was Extrx of William Vaughan.12 
Married Name3 March 1794 As of 3 March 1794,her married name was Frame.12 
Marriage*3 March 1794She married Robert Frame on 3 March 1794 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as Robert Frame (d. 1801-2), son of George Frame (bur. 10 Jul 1793) and Elizabeth Paynter (bur. 8 Jan 1775), MB 3 Mar 1794 Mary/Polly Vaughan, daughter of William Vaughan (d. 1775, bur. 14 Mar 1775), ship joiner and sister of William Vaughan (d. 1794) and widow of John Burton of R. MB sureties: Robert Frame and William Newman, all of Sussex Co.12,1,3 
Est Settm't Husb'sbefore August 1794Mary 'Polly' Vaughan was named in her husband's estate settlement before August 1794 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of John Burton was granted to Robert Frame and wife Mary, late Mary Burton. (NOTE: Valinger shows admin was ganted c. Aug 1791, but perhaps it was Aug 1794, as Wright shows Robert Frame and Mary Burton were married 3 Mar 1794.)11 
Est Settm't Bro's*17 June 1795She was named in the settlement of her brother's estate on 17 June 1795 at Sussex Co, DE. The estate of William Vaughan was settled by Robert Frame, in right of his wife Mary, who was Extrx of William Vaughan.12 
Death*3 November 1806She died on 3 November 1806 at Sussex Co, DE.3 
Burial*Mary was buried at Burton Family Cemetery, Harbeson, Sussex Co, DE. Mary Vaughn Frame was shown as the daughter of William Vaughn and Elizabeth "Betty" Waples, who married 1st Benjamin West 16 Aug 1776 & married 2nd John Burton 1 Jan 1783 & married 3rd Robert Frame 3 Mar 1794.3 

Family 1

Benjamin B. (of Wrixam) West b. 8 May 1757, d. b 10 Jun 1777
Marriage*16 August 1775She married Benjamin B. (of Wrixam) West, son of Wrixam (of Robt) West and Ann (136) Stockley, on 16 August 1775 at Sussex Co, DE.2 
Child 1.Elizabeth Elma 'Betty' West+9 b. 4 Oct 1776, d. 30 Jun 1825

Family 2

John (of Capt Robt & Ann) Burton Jr. b. c 1752, d. 29 May 1791
Marriage*before 10 June 1777Mary 'Polly' Vaughan married John (of Capt Robt & Ann) Burton Jr., son of Capt. Robert Burton and Anne Dobson, before 10 June 1777 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as John Burton, son of Robert Burton, married Mary, daughter of William Vaughan (d. Feb-Mar 1775). Mary married 2nd Robert Frame.2,8 
Children 1.Lydia (of John of Robt) Burton12 b. 1 Aug 1785, d. 15 Sep 1807
 2.John Hammon Burton12 b. 26 Oct 1787, d. 15 Jan 1822
 3.Gov. William (of Jno of Robt) Burton12 b. 16 Oct 1789, d. 5 Aug 1866

Family 3

Robert Frame b. c 1750, d. bt 1801 - 1802
Marriage*3 March 1794Mary 'Polly' Vaughan married Robert Frame on 3 March 1794 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as Robert Frame (d. 1801-2), son of George Frame (bur. 10 Jul 1793) and Elizabeth Paynter (bur. 8 Jan 1775), MB 3 Mar 1794 Mary/Polly Vaughan, daughter of William Vaughan (d. 1775, bur. 14 Mar 1775), ship joiner and sister of William Vaughan (d. 1794) and widow of John Burton of R. MB sureties: Robert Frame and William Newman, all of Sussex Co.12,1,3 

Citations

  1. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 76 (Robert Frame m. Mary/Polly Vaughan).
  2. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 227 (West Family Revised).
  3. [S2259] findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/125313873/mary-frame
  4. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 102 (Dirickson Waples).
  5. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 101 (will of William Vaughn, wife Betty).
  6. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 104 (will of Temperance Waples, widow).
  7. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 106 (adm of Dirickson Waples to Nathaniel Waples).
  8. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 25 (John Burton, son of Robert Burton, m. Mary, dau. of William Vaughan).
  9. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 228 (West Family Revised).
  10. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 209 (adm of Anne Burton to Joshua Burton, William Burton & Cornelius Wiltbank).
  11. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 230 (adm of John Burton to Robert Frame).
  12. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 252 (will of William Vaughan).

William Vaughan (ship joiner)1,2

M, b. circa 1735, d. before 15 March 1775
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited12 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1735William Vaughan (ship joiner) was born circa 1735 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*before 8 January 1757He married Elizabeth 'Betty' Waples, daughter of Paul (of Wm & Mary) Waples and Temperance Derrickson, before 8 January 1757 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Bro-in-law*23 February 1775William was named in his brother-in-law's will on 23 February 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Dirickson Waples named heirs: mother Temperance Waples; bros. Samuel and Nathaniel Waples; sisters Betty Vaughan, Catherine White and Patience Fisher; Mary Vaughan (dau. of William); Nathaniel Vaughan (son of William); Betty Vaughan (wife of Levin); Eli White (son of Wrixam White); Nanny Miller (wife of Job); Three Meeting Houses (one at Head of Indian River, one at Coolspring and one at Lewes). Exec., William Vaughan. Wits., Burton Waples, Sr., Cornelius Waples, Mary Dirickson.3 
Will*28 February 1775William made a will on 28 February 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will William Vaughan, joiner, named heirs: wife Betty Vaughan; sons Nathaniel, William & Ephraim Vaughan; daughters Mary and Betty Vaughan. Extrx wife Betty Vaughan. Witt: Burton Waples Sr., Mitchell Jackson, Jonathan Jackson. Probate 15 Mar 1775. Estate settled 9 Mar 1782 by Jesse King and wife Betty, late Betty Vaughan.4 
Death*before 15 March 1775He died before 15 March 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that his will was probated.5,4 
Will - Mother-in-law*15 March 1775William was named in his mother-in-law's will on 15 March 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. In her will, Temperance Waples, named heirs: sons Nathaniel and Samuel Waples; daughters Betty Vaughan (wife of William), Catherine White (wife of Wrixam), Patience Fisher (wife of William); granddaugher Polly Vaughan. Extrs sons Nathaniel and Samuel Waples. Witt: Burton Waples Sr., Cornelius Waples & Joseph Waples.6 
Est settm't*9 March 1782His estate was settled on 9 March 1782 at Sussex Co, DE. The estate of William Vaughan was settled 9 Mar 1782 by Jesse King and wife Betty, late Betty Vaughan.4 

Family

Elizabeth 'Betty' Waples b. c 1744, d. b 17 Dec 1781
Marriage*before 8 January 1757He married Elizabeth 'Betty' Waples, daughter of Paul (of Wm & Mary) Waples and Temperance Derrickson, before 8 January 1757 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Children 1.Mary 'Polly' Vaughan+1 b. 1757, d. 3 Nov 1806
 2.Nathaniel Vaughan7 b. c 1761, d. b 8 Mar 1786
 3.William Vaughan7 b. c 1762, d. b 12 Jul 1794
 4.Ephraim Vaughan7 b. c 1764, d. b 15 Mar 1781
 5.Betty Vaughan7 b. c 1766, d. b 1781

Citations

  1. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 227 (West Family Revised).
  2. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 219 (William Vaughan m. Betty Waples).
  3. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 102 (Dirickson Waples).
  4. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 101 (will of William Vaughn, wife Betty).
  5. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 119 (Jesse King m. Betty Waples).
  6. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 104 (will of Temperance Waples, widow).
  7. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 101 (will of William Vaughan, wife Betty).

Elizabeth 'Betty' Waples1,2

F, b. circa 1744, d. before 17 December 1781
FatherPaul (of Wm & Mary) Waples3 b. c 1716, d. b 27 Dec 1757
MotherTemperance Derrickson4 b. c 1714, d. b 6 Nov 1775
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited12 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1744Elizabeth 'Betty' Waples was born circa 1744 at Sussex Co, DE.5 
Marriage*before 8 January 1757She married William Vaughan (ship joiner) before 8 January 1757 at Sussex Co, DE.5 
Married Namebefore 8 January 1757 As of before 8 January 1757,her married name was Vaughan.5 
Will - Father's*8 January 1757Elizabeth was named in her father's will on 8 January 1757 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Paul Waples named heirs: wife Temperance Waples; sons Dirickson, Nathaniel, Samuel and Paul Waples; daughters Patience and Catherine Waples and Betty Vaughn. Extrx wife Temperance Waples. Witt: Benjamin Carter, Elizabeth Carter, Joyce Carter.3 
Will - Brother's*23 February 1775Elizabeth was named in her brother's will on 23 February 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Dirickson Waples named heirs: mother Temperance Waples; bros. Samuel and Nathaniel Waples; sisters Betty Vaughan, Catherine White and Patience Fisher; Mary Vaughan (dau. of William); Nathaniel Vaughan (son of William); Betty Vaughan (wife of Levin); Eli White (son of Wrixam White); Nanny Miller (wife of Job); Three Meeting Houses (one at Head of Indian River, one at Coolspring and one at Lewes). Exec., William Vaughan. Wits., Burton Waples, Sr., Cornelius Waples, Mary Dirickson.6 
Will - Husb's*28 February 1775Elizabeth was named in her husband's will on 28 February 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will William Vaughan, joiner, named heirs: wife Betty Vaughan; sons Nathaniel, William & Ephraim Vaughan; daughters Mary and Betty Vaughan. Extrx wife Betty Vaughan. Witt: Burton Waples Sr., Mitchell Jackson, Jonathan Jackson. Probate 15 Mar 1775. Estate settled 9 Mar 1782 by Jesse King and wife Betty, late Betty Vaughan.7 
Will - Mother's*15 March 1775Elizabeth was named in her mother's will on 15 March 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. In her will, Temperance Waples, named heirs: sons Nathaniel and Samuel Waples; daughters Betty Vaughan (wife of William), Catherine White (wife of Wrixam), Patience Fisher (wife of William); granddaugher Polly Vaughan. Extrs sons Nathaniel and Samuel Waples. Witt: Burton Waples Sr., Cornelius Waples & Joseph Waples.4 
Married Namecirca 1776 As of circa 1776,her married name was King. 
Marriage*circa 1776She married Jesse King circa 1776 at Sussex Co, DE.2 
Est Settm't Bro's*24 February 1776Elizabeth 'Betty' Waples was named in the settlement of her brother's estate on 24 February 1776 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Dirickson Waples was granted to Nathaniel Waples, D.B.N., for Temperance Waples. Mentions heirs Betty Vaughan; Nathaniel Vaughan; Wrixam White; Eli White; wife of William Fisher; Mary Vaughan; Nathaniel Waples; Samuel Waples; William Fisher; Betty King.8 
Will*15 May 1779Elizabeth made a will on 15 May 1779 at Sussex Co, DE. In her will Betty King named heirs: sons William and Nathaniel Vaughan; dau. Mary Burton; granddau. Betty West (dau. of Mary Burton). Exec., son John Burton. Witnessed by William Grice, Betty Grice.1 
Death*before 17 December 1781She died before 17 December 1781 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that her will was proved.1 
Est Settm't Husb's*9 March 1782She was named in her husband's estate settlement on 9 March 1782 at Sussex Co, DE. The estate of William Vaughan was settled 9 Mar 1782 by Jesse King and wife Betty, late Betty Vaughan.7 

Family 1

William Vaughan (ship joiner) b. c 1735, d. b 15 Mar 1775
Marriage*before 8 January 1757She married William Vaughan (ship joiner) before 8 January 1757 at Sussex Co, DE.5 
Children 1.Mary 'Polly' Vaughan+5 b. 1757, d. 3 Nov 1806
 2.Nathaniel Vaughan9 b. c 1761, d. b 8 Mar 1786
 3.William Vaughan9 b. c 1762, d. b 12 Jul 1794
 4.Ephraim Vaughan9 b. c 1764, d. b 15 Mar 1781
 5.Betty Vaughan9 b. c 1766, d. b 1781

Family 2

Jesse King b. c 1725
Marriage*circa 1776Elizabeth 'Betty' Waples married Jesse King circa 1776 at Sussex Co, DE.2 

Citations

  1. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 228 (West Family Revised).
  2. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 119 (Jesse King m. Betty Waples).
  3. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 68 (will of Paul Waples, wife Temperance).
  4. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 104 (will of Temperance Waples, widow).
  5. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 227 (West Family Revised).
  6. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 102 (Dirickson Waples).
  7. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 101 (will of William Vaughn, wife Betty).
  8. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 106 (adm of Dirickson Waples to Nathaniel Waples).
  9. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 101 (will of William Vaughan, wife Betty).

John (of Capt Robt & Ann) Burton Jr.1,2

M, b. circa 1752, d. 29 May 1791
FatherCapt. Robert Burton3 b. 25 Apr 1730, d. 30 Mar 1785
MotherAnne Dobson3 b. c 1730, d. 15 Mar 1790
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited12 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1752John (of Capt Robt & Ann) Burton Jr. was born circa 1752 at Sussex Co, DE. Findagrave shows he was born 1746, but his parents were married 19 Dec 1751. The tombstone image is very hard to read.4 
Marriage*before 10 June 1777He married Mary 'Polly' Vaughan, daughter of William Vaughan (ship joiner) and Elizabeth 'Betty' Waples, before 10 June 1777 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as John Burton, son of Robert Burton, married Mary, daughter of William Vaughan (d. Feb-Mar 1775). Mary married 2nd Robert Frame.5,2 
Est Settm't Wife's H*10 June 1777John (of Capt Robt & Ann) Burton Jr. was named in the settlement of his wife's former husband's estate on 10 June 1777 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that the administration bond on the estate of Benjamin West was filed. John Burton Jr., and wife Mary (late Mary West, widow), administered his estate. Also mentioned were Lydia and Hester West, minors; Robert West, minor son of Lewis West; Wrixam Lewis West; Phillips Russel and wife Ruth; Thomas Brereton and wife Ann (Nancy) (late Nancy West).5 
Will - Mother-in-law*15 May 1779John was named in his mother-in-law's will on 15 May 1779 at Sussex Co, DE. In her will Betty King named heirs: sons William and Nathaniel Vaughan; dau. Mary Burton; granddau. Betty West (dau. of Mary Burton). Exec., son John Burton. Witnessed by William Grice, Betty Grice.6 
Est Settm't Sis-in-L*circa 1781He was named in the settlement of his sister-in-law's estate circa 1781 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Betty Vaughan, minor daughter of William Vaughan, was granted to John Burton Jr.7 
Est Settm't B-in-law15 March 1781He was named in the settlement of his brother-in-law's estate on 15 March 1781 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Ephraim Vaughan, minor son of William Vaughan, was granted to John Burton.8 
Est Settm't B-in-law*8 March 1786He was named in the settlement of his brother-in-law's estate on 8 March 1786 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Nathaniel Vaughan was granted to John Burton. Mentions Ephraim and Betsy Vaughan.9 
Death*29 May 1791He died on 29 May 1791 at Sussex Co, DE.4 
Burial*John was buried at Burton Family Cemetery, Harbeson, Sussex Co, DE.4 
Est settm't*August 1794His estate was settled in August 1794 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of John Burton was granted to Robert Frame and wife Mary, late Mary Burton. (NOTE: Valinger shows admin was ganted c. Aug 1791, but perhaps it was Aug 1794, as Wright shows Robert Frame and Mary Burton were married 3 Mar 1794.)10 

Family

Mary 'Polly' Vaughan b. 1757, d. 3 Nov 1806
Marriage*before 10 June 1777He married Mary 'Polly' Vaughan, daughter of William Vaughan (ship joiner) and Elizabeth 'Betty' Waples, before 10 June 1777 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as John Burton, son of Robert Burton, married Mary, daughter of William Vaughan (d. Feb-Mar 1775). Mary married 2nd Robert Frame.5,2 
Children 1.Lydia (of John of Robt) Burton11 b. 1 Aug 1785, d. 15 Sep 1807
 2.John Hammon Burton11 b. 26 Oct 1787, d. 15 Jan 1822
 3.Gov. William (of Jno of Robt) Burton11 b. 16 Oct 1789, d. 5 Aug 1866

Citations

  1. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 76 (Robert Frame m. Mary/Polly Vaughan).
  2. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 25 (John Burton, son of Robert Burton, m. Mary, dau. of William Vaughan).
  3. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 154 (adm of Robert Burton to Anne & Joshua Burton).
  4. [S2259] findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/125313739/john-burton
  5. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 227 (West Family Revised).
  6. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 228 (West Family Revised).
  7. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 136 (adm of Betty Vaughan to John Burton Jr).
  8. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 137 (adm of Ephraim Vaughan to John Burton).
  9. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 173 (adm of Nathaniel Vaughan to John Burton).
  10. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 230 (adm of John Burton to Robert Frame).
  11. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 252 (will of William Vaughan).

Phillips Russell1

M, b. circa 1755
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited15 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1755Phillips Russell was born circa 1755 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*before 10 June 1777He married Ruth West, daughter of Peter West and Comfort (of Benj) Stockley, before 10 June 1777 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Est Settm't Named In*10 June 1777Phillips Russell was named in an estate settlement on 10 June 1777 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that the administration bond on the estate of Benjamin West was filed. John Burton Jr., and wife Mary (late Mary West, widow), administered his estate. Also mentioned were Lydia and Hester West, minors; Robert West, minor son of Lewis West; Wrixam Lewis West; Phillips Russel and wife Ruth; Thomas Brereton and wife Ann (Nancy) (late Nancy West).1 

Family

Ruth West b. 19 Nov 1765

Citations

  1. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 227 (West Family Revised).

Elizabeth Elma 'Betty' West1,2,3

F, b. 4 October 1776, d. 30 June 1825
FatherBenjamin B. (of Wrixam) West1 b. 8 May 1757, d. b 10 Jun 1777
MotherMary 'Polly' Vaughan1 b. 1757, d. 3 Nov 1806
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited12 Feb 2021
Birth*4 October 1776Elizabeth Elma 'Betty' West was born on 4 October 1776 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - GrMoth's*15 May 1779Elizabeth was named in her grandmother's will on 15 May 1779 at Sussex Co, DE. In her will Betty King named heirs: sons William and Nathaniel Vaughan; dau. Mary Burton; granddau. Betty West (dau. of Mary Burton). Exec., son John Burton. Witnessed by William Grice, Betty Grice.1 
Married Name24 April 1793 As of 24 April 1793,her married name was Tingle.1,2 
Marriage*24 April 1793She married Samuel Tingle (Tingley) on 24 April 1793 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as Samuel Tingley and she was shown as Elizabeth (b. 4 Oct 1776, d. 30 Jun 1825), daughter of Benjamin West (d. 1777) and Mary Vaughn (d. 1825). Elizabeth m. 2nd Robert Burton.1,2,3 
Married Namebefore 10 June 1798 As of before 10 June 1798,her married name was Burton. 
Marriage*before 10 June 1798Elizabeth Elma 'Betty' West married Robert (m. Betty West) Burton before 10 June 1798 at Sussex Co, DE. They were shown as Robert Burton m. bef. 10 Jun 1798 Elizabeth, dau. of Benjamin West (d. 1777) and Mary Vaughn, and widow of Samuel Tingley.1,4 
Death*30 June 1825Elizabeth Elma 'Betty' West died on 30 June 1825 at Sussex Co, DE, at age 48.1,3 
Burial*Elizabeth was buried at Burton Family Cemetery, Harbeson, Sussex Co, DE. Findagrave shows her as Elizabeth Elma "Betsy" West Tingley Burton, the daughter of Benjamin West and Mary "Polly" Vaughn, who married 1. Samuel Tingley 24 Apr 1793 and married 2. Robert Burton 19 Aug 1801.3 

Family 1

Samuel Tingle (Tingley) b. c 1775
Marriage*24 April 1793She married Samuel Tingle (Tingley) on 24 April 1793 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as Samuel Tingley and she was shown as Elizabeth (b. 4 Oct 1776, d. 30 Jun 1825), daughter of Benjamin West (d. 1777) and Mary Vaughn (d. 1825). Elizabeth m. 2nd Robert Burton.1,2,3 

Family 2

Robert (m. Betty West) Burton b. 15 Oct 1772, d. 15 Jun 1849
Marriage*before 10 June 1798Elizabeth Elma 'Betty' West married Robert (m. Betty West) Burton before 10 June 1798 at Sussex Co, DE. They were shown as Robert Burton m. bef. 10 Jun 1798 Elizabeth, dau. of Benjamin West (d. 1777) and Mary Vaughn, and widow of Samuel Tingley.1,4 
Children 1.Mary Burton5 b. 30 Jun 1802, d. 14 Mar 1852
 2.John Hammon Burton6 b. 7 Apr 1805, d. 14 Dec 1869
 3.Lydia W. Burton7 b. 1808, d. 1901
 4.Gideon Burton8 b. 11 Aug 1811, d. 29 Apr 1903

Citations

  1. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 228 (West Family Revised).
  2. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 213 (Samuel Tingley m. Elizabeth Burton).
  3. [S2259] findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/125314716/…
  4. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 26 (Robert Burton m. Elizabeth, dau. of Benjamin West).
  5. [S2259] findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/7716662/mary-rodney
  6. [S2259] findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/208406091/…
  7. [S2259] findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/198346713/…
  8. [S2259] findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/78902701/gideon-burton

Samuel Tingle (Tingley)1

M, b. circa 1775
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited12 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1775Samuel Tingle (Tingley) was born circa 1775 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*24 April 1793He married Elizabeth Elma 'Betty' West, daughter of Benjamin B. (of Wrixam) West and Mary 'Polly' Vaughan, on 24 April 1793 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as Samuel Tingley and she was shown as Elizabeth (b. 4 Oct 1776, d. 30 Jun 1825), daughter of Benjamin West (d. 1777) and Mary Vaughn (d. 1825). Elizabeth m. 2nd Robert Burton.1,2,3 
Will - Named as heir*15 January 1794Samuel was named as a heir in a will on 15 January 1794 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will William Vaughan named heirs: nephews William and John Hammond Burton; niece Lydia Burton; friend Samuel Tingley. Extrx sister Mary Burton. Witt: David Craige, Naomi Stockley, John Marsh. The estate was settled on 17 June 1795 by Robert Frame, in right of his wife Mary, who was Extrx of William Vaughan.4 

Family

Elizabeth Elma 'Betty' West b. 4 Oct 1776, d. 30 Jun 1825

Citations

  1. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 228 (West Family Revised).
  2. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 213 (Samuel Tingley m. Elizabeth Burton).
  3. [S2259] findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/125314716/…
  4. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 252 (will of William Vaughan).

Robert (m. Betty West) Burton1

M, b. 15 October 1772, d. 15 June 1849
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter) (#1)
Descendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter) (#2)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited12 Feb 2021
Birth*15 October 1772Robert (m. Betty West) Burton was born on 15 October 1772 at Sussex Co, DE.1,2 
Marriage*before 10 June 1798He married Elizabeth Elma 'Betty' West, daughter of Benjamin B. (of Wrixam) West and Mary 'Polly' Vaughan, before 10 June 1798 at Sussex Co, DE. They were shown as Robert Burton m. bef. 10 Jun 1798 Elizabeth, dau. of Benjamin West (d. 1777) and Mary Vaughn, and widow of Samuel Tingley.1,3 
Marriage*1836Robert (m. Betty West) Burton married Sarah Burton, daughter of Thomas (of Jos & Eliz) Burton and Lydia (of Jno Stratton) Burton, in 1836 at Sussex Co, DE.2 
Death*15 June 1849Robert (m. Betty West) Burton died on 15 June 1849 at Lewes, Sussex Co, DE, at age 76.2 
Burial*Robert was buried at St. Peter's Episcopal Churchyard, Lewes, Sussex Co, DE.2 

Family 1

Elizabeth Elma 'Betty' West b. 4 Oct 1776, d. 30 Jun 1825
Children 1.Mary Burton4 b. 30 Jun 1802, d. 14 Mar 1852
 2.John Hammon Burton5 b. 7 Apr 1805, d. 14 Dec 1869
 3.Lydia W. Burton6 b. 1808, d. 1901
 4.Gideon Burton7 b. 11 Aug 1811, d. 29 Apr 1903

Family 2

Sarah Burton b. 16 Oct 1787, d. 23 Aug 1863

Citations

  1. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 228 (West Family Revised).
  2. [S2259] findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/7713133/robert-burton
  3. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 26 (Robert Burton m. Elizabeth, dau. of Benjamin West).
  4. [S2259] findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/7716662/mary-rodney
  5. [S2259] findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/208406091/…
  6. [S2259] findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/198346713/…
  7. [S2259] findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/78902701/gideon-burton

Jesse King1

M, b. circa 1725
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited16 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1725Jesse King was born circa 1725 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*circa 1776He married Elizabeth 'Betty' Waples, daughter of Paul (of Wm & Mary) Waples and Temperance Derrickson, circa 1776 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Est Settm't Wife's H*9 March 1782Jesse King was named in the settlement of his wife's former husband's estate on 9 March 1782 at Sussex Co, DE. The estate of William Vaughan was settled 9 Mar 1782 by Jesse King and wife Betty, late Betty Vaughan.2 

Family

Elizabeth 'Betty' Waples b. c 1744, d. b 17 Dec 1781

Citations

  1. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 119 (Jesse King m. Betty Waples).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 101 (will of William Vaughn, wife Betty).

Naomi Thompson1

F, b. 19 September 1765, d. 29 September 1804
FatherWilliam Thompson1 b. c 1740
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited16 Jan 2021
Birth*19 September 1765Naomi Thompson was born on 19 September 1765 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Married Namecirca 1788 As of circa 1788,her married name was West.1 
Marriage*circa 1788She married Robert (of Lewis) West, son of Lewis West and Esther (137) Stockley, circa 1788 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Death*29 September 1804Naomi Thompson died on 29 September 1804 at Sussex Co, DE, at age 39.1 

Family

Robert (of Lewis) West b. 16 Aug 1763
Children 1.Lewis West1 b. 13 Oct 1789
 2.William West1 b. 1791, d. 6 Oct 1793
 3.James L. West1 b. 12 Jan 1794, d. 30 Jan 1794
 4.Richard West1 b. 12 Jan 1794
 5.Margaret 'Peggy' West1 b. 20 Mar 1796
 6.James L. West1 b. Feb 1799, d. 26 Feb 1822

Citations

  1. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 228 (West Family Revised).

William Thompson1

M, b. circa 1740
Last Edited16 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1740William Thompson was born circa 1740 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Family

Child 1.Naomi Thompson+1 b. 19 Sep 1765, d. 29 Sep 1804

Citations

  1. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 228 (West Family Revised).

Lewis West1

M, b. 13 October 1789
FatherRobert (of Lewis) West1 b. 16 Aug 1763
MotherNaomi Thompson1 b. 19 Sep 1765, d. 29 Sep 1804
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited16 Jan 2021
Birth*13 October 1789Lewis West was born on 13 October 1789 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 228 (West Family Revised).

William West1

M, b. 1791, d. 6 October 1793
FatherRobert (of Lewis) West1 b. 16 Aug 1763
MotherNaomi Thompson1 b. 19 Sep 1765, d. 29 Sep 1804
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited16 Jan 2021
Birth*1791William West was born in 1791 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Death*6 October 1793He died on 6 October 1793 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 228 (West Family Revised).

James L. West1

M, b. 12 January 1794, d. 30 January 1794
FatherRobert (of Lewis) West1 b. 16 Aug 1763
MotherNaomi Thompson1 b. 19 Sep 1765, d. 29 Sep 1804
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited16 Jan 2021
Birth*12 January 1794James L. West was born on 12 January 1794 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Death*30 January 1794He died on 30 January 1794.1 

Citations

  1. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 228 (West Family Revised).

Richard West1

M, b. 12 January 1794
FatherRobert (of Lewis) West1 b. 16 Aug 1763
MotherNaomi Thompson1 b. 19 Sep 1765, d. 29 Sep 1804
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited16 Jan 2021
Birth*12 January 1794Richard West was born on 12 January 1794 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 228 (West Family Revised).

Margaret 'Peggy' West1

F, b. 20 March 1796
FatherRobert (of Lewis) West1 b. 16 Aug 1763
MotherNaomi Thompson1 b. 19 Sep 1765, d. 29 Sep 1804
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited16 Jan 2021
Birth*20 March 1796Margaret 'Peggy' West was born on 20 March 1796 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 228 (West Family Revised).

James L. West1

M, b. February 1799, d. 26 February 1822
FatherRobert (of Lewis) West1 b. 16 Aug 1763
MotherNaomi Thompson1 b. 19 Sep 1765, d. 29 Sep 1804
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited16 Jan 2021
Birth*February 1799James L. West was born in February 1799 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Death*26 February 1822He died on 26 February 1822 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S971] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 4, p. 228 (West Family Revised).

Stratton (of Jacob & Ann) Burton1

M, b. before 8 February 1745, d. before 19 January 1798
FatherJacob (of Jos of Wm I) Burton (house carpenter)1 b. c 1714, d. a 7 Nov 1758
MotherAnn (-----)1 b. c 1715
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Last Edited11 Feb 2021
Birth*before 8 February 1745Stratton (of Jacob & Ann) Burton was born before 8 February 1745 at St. George's Parish, Indian River Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. Stratton of Jacob Burton was baptized at St. George's Chapel on 8 Feb 1745.1 
Marriage*2 August 1773He married Mary (of Wrixam) West, daughter of Wrixam (of Robt) West and Ann (136) Stockley, on 2 August 1773 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as Stratton Burton and she was shown as Mary (bur. 20 Apr 1778), daughter of Wrixam West (bur. 29 Mar 1771).2,3 
Est Settm't B-in-law*26 August 1775Stratton (of Jacob & Ann) Burton was named in the settlement of his brother-in-law's estate on 26 August 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. The estate of John West, Yeoman, was settled by admr Benjamin West. It mentioned dec'd father Wrixam West; Robert West, dec'd; Lewis West; Stratton Burton and wife Mary, late Mary West.4 
Marriage*after 6 January 1788He married Leah (of Sarah) Parker, daughter of John Parker and Sarah (-----), after 6 January 1788 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as Stratton (died before 15 Nov 1797) and she was shown as Leah (N) who married 2nd Samuel Lingo.5,6 
Death*before 19 January 1798Stratton (of Jacob & Ann) Burton died before 19 January 1798 at Sussex Co, DE. Administration on the estate of Stratton Burton was granted to Leah Burton. Leah Burton later married Samuel Lingo.5,7 

Family 1

Mary (of Wrixam) West b. 31 Dec 1752, d. b 20 Apr 1778

Family 2

Leah (of Sarah) Parker b. c 1758

Citations

  1. [S2167] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Volume 1, p. 53 (William Burton Family).
  2. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 26 (Stratton Burton m. Mary West).
  3. [S2167] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Volume 1, p. 68 (Unplaced Burtons).
  4. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 103 (estate settlement of John West to Benjamin West).
  5. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 27 (Stratton Burton m. Leah (N)).
  6. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 191 (will of John Burton).
  7. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 289 (adm of Stratton Burton to Leah Burton).

Samuel Lingo1

M, b. circa 1750
Last Edited19 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1750Samuel Lingo was born circa 1750.1 
Est Settm't Wife's H*19 January 1798He was named in the settlement of his wife's former husband's estate on 19 January 1798 at Sussex Co, DE. Administration on the estate of Stratton Burton was granted to Leah Burton. Leah Burton later married Samuel Lingo.2 
Marriage*circa 1798He married Leah (of Sarah) Parker, daughter of John Parker and Sarah (-----), circa 1798 at Sussex Co, DE.2 

Family

Leah (of Sarah) Parker b. c 1758

Citations

  1. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 27 (Stratton Burton m. Leah (N)).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 289 (adm of Stratton Burton to Leah Burton).

Nathaniel Vaughan1

M, b. circa 1761, d. before 8 March 1786
FatherWilliam Vaughan (ship joiner)1 b. c 1735, d. b 15 Mar 1775
MotherElizabeth 'Betty' Waples1 b. c 1744, d. b 17 Dec 1781
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1761Nathaniel Vaughan was born circa 1761 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Uncle's*23 February 1775Nathaniel was named in his uncle's will on 23 February 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Dirickson Waples named heirs: mother Temperance Waples; bros. Samuel and Nathaniel Waples; sisters Betty Vaughan, Catherine White and Patience Fisher; Mary Vaughan (dau. of William); Nathaniel Vaughan (son of William); Betty Vaughan (wife of Levin); Eli White (son of Wrixam White); Nanny Miller (wife of Job); Three Meeting Houses (one at Head of Indian River, one at Coolspring and one at Lewes). Exec., William Vaughan. Wits., Burton Waples, Sr., Cornelius Waples, Mary Dirickson.2 
Will - Father's*28 February 1775Nathaniel was named in his father's will on 28 February 1775. In his will William Vaughan, joiner, named heirs: wife Betty Vaughan; sons Nathaniel, William & Ephraim Vaughan; daughters Mary and Betty Vaughan. Extrx wife Betty Vaughan. Witt: Burton Waples Sr., Mitchell Jackson, Jonathan Jackson. Probate 15 Mar 1775. Estate settled 9 Mar 1782 by Jesse King and wife Betty, late Betty Vaughan.1 
Est Settm't Uncle's*24 February 1776He was named in the settlement of his uncle's estate on 24 February 1776 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Dirickson Waples was granted to Nathaniel Waples, D.B.N., for Temperance Waples. Mentions heirs Betty Vaughan; Nathaniel Vaughan; Wrixam White; Eli White; wife of William Fisher; Mary Vaughan; Nathaniel Waples; Samuel Waples; William Fisher; Betty King.3 
Death*before 8 March 1786He died before 8 March 1786 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Nathaniel Vaughan was granted to John Burton. Mentions Ephraim and Betsy Vaughan.4 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 101 (will of William Vaughan, wife Betty).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 102 (Dirickson Waples).
  3. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 106 (adm of Dirickson Waples to Nathaniel Waples).
  4. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 173 (adm of Nathaniel Vaughan to John Burton).

William Vaughan1

M, b. circa 1762, d. before 12 July 1794
FatherWilliam Vaughan (ship joiner)1 b. c 1735, d. b 15 Mar 1775
MotherElizabeth 'Betty' Waples1 b. c 1744, d. b 17 Dec 1781
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1762William Vaughan was born circa 1762 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*28 February 1775William was named in his father's will on 28 February 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will William Vaughan, joiner, named heirs: wife Betty Vaughan; sons Nathaniel, William & Ephraim Vaughan; daughters Mary and Betty Vaughan. Extrx wife Betty Vaughan. Witt: Burton Waples Sr., Mitchell Jackson, Jonathan Jackson. Probate 15 Mar 1775. Estate settled 9 Mar 1782 by Jesse King and wife Betty, late Betty Vaughan.1 
Will*15 January 1794William made a will on 15 January 1794 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will William Vaughan named heirs: nephews William and John Hammond Burton; niece Lydia Burton; friend Samuel Tingley. Extrx sister Mary Burton. Witt: David Craige, Naomi Stockley, John Marsh. The estate was settled on 17 June 1795 by Robert Frame, in right of his wife Mary, who was Extrx of William Vaughan.2 
Death*before 12 July 1794He died before 12 July 1794 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that his will was proved.2 
Est settm't*17 June 1795His estate was settled on 17 June 1795 at Sussex Co, DE.2 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 101 (will of William Vaughan, wife Betty).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 252 (will of William Vaughan).

Ephraim Vaughan1

M, b. circa 1764, d. before 15 March 1781
FatherWilliam Vaughan (ship joiner)1 b. c 1735, d. b 15 Mar 1775
MotherElizabeth 'Betty' Waples1 b. c 1744, d. b 17 Dec 1781
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1764Ephraim Vaughan was born circa 1764 at Sussex Co, DE.1,2 
Will - Father's*28 February 1775Ephraim was named in his father's will on 28 February 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will William Vaughan, joiner, named heirs: wife Betty Vaughan; sons Nathaniel, William & Ephraim Vaughan; daughters Mary and Betty Vaughan. Extrx wife Betty Vaughan. Witt: Burton Waples Sr., Mitchell Jackson, Jonathan Jackson. Probate 15 Mar 1775. Estate settled 9 Mar 1782 by Jesse King and wife Betty, late Betty Vaughan.1 
Death*before 15 March 1781He died before 15 March 1781 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Ephraim Vaughan, minor son of William Vaughan, was granted to John Burton.2 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 101 (will of William Vaughan, wife Betty).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 137 (adm of Ephraim Vaughan to John Burton).

Betty Vaughan1

F, b. circa 1766, d. before 1781
FatherWilliam Vaughan (ship joiner)1 b. c 1735, d. b 15 Mar 1775
MotherElizabeth 'Betty' Waples1 b. c 1744, d. b 17 Dec 1781
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1766Betty Vaughan was born circa 1766 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*28 February 1775Betty was named in her father's will on 28 February 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will William Vaughan, joiner, named heirs: wife Betty Vaughan; sons Nathaniel, William & Ephraim Vaughan; daughters Mary and Betty Vaughan. Extrx wife Betty Vaughan. Witt: Burton Waples Sr., Mitchell Jackson, Jonathan Jackson. Probate 15 Mar 1775. Estate settled 9 Mar 1782 by Jesse King and wife Betty, late Betty Vaughan.1 
Est Settm't Uncle's*24 February 1776She was named in the settlement of her uncle's estate on 24 February 1776 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Dirickson Waples was granted to Nathaniel Waples, D.B.N., for Temperance Waples. Mentions heirs Betty Vaughan; Nathaniel Vaughan; Wrixam White; Eli White; wife of William Fisher; Mary Vaughan; Nathaniel Waples; Samuel Waples; William Fisher; Betty King.2 
Death*before 1781She died before 1781 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Betty Vaughan, minor daughter of William Vaughan, was granted to John Burton Jr.3 
Est Settm't Bro's*8 March 1786She was named in the settlement of her brother's estate on 8 March 1786 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Nathaniel Vaughan was granted to John Burton. Mentions Ephraim and Betsy Vaughan.4 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 101 (will of William Vaughan, wife Betty).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 106 (adm of Dirickson Waples to Nathaniel Waples).
  3. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 136 (adm of Betty Vaughan to John Burton Jr).
  4. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 173 (adm of Nathaniel Vaughan to John Burton).

Robert Frame1

M, b. circa 1750, d. between 1801 and 1802
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited12 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1750Robert Frame was born circa 1750 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*3 March 1794He married Mary 'Polly' Vaughan, daughter of William Vaughan (ship joiner) and Elizabeth 'Betty' Waples, on 3 March 1794 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as Robert Frame (d. 1801-2), son of George Frame (bur. 10 Jul 1793) and Elizabeth Paynter (bur. 8 Jan 1775), MB 3 Mar 1794 Mary/Polly Vaughan, daughter of William Vaughan (d. 1775, bur. 14 Mar 1775), ship joiner and sister of William Vaughan (d. 1794) and widow of John Burton of R. MB sureties: Robert Frame and William Newman, all of Sussex Co.1,2,3 
Est Settm't Wife's H*August 1794Robert Frame was named in the settlement of his wife's former husband's estate in August 1794 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of John Burton was granted to Robert Frame and wife Mary, late Mary Burton. (NOTE: Valinger shows admin was ganted c. Aug 1791, but perhaps it was Aug 1794, as Wright shows Robert Frame and Mary Burton were married 3 Mar 1794.)4 
Est Settm't B-in-law*17 June 1795He was named in the settlement of his brother-in-law's estate on 17 June 1795 at Sussex Co, DE. The estate of William Vaughan was settled by Robert Frame, in right of his wife Mary, who was Extrx of William Vaughan.1 
Death*between 1801 and 1802He died between 1801 and 1802 at Sussex Co, DE.5 

Family

Mary 'Polly' Vaughan b. 1757, d. 3 Nov 1806

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 252 (will of William Vaughan).
  2. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 76 (Robert Frame m. Mary/Polly Vaughan).
  3. [S2259] findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/125313873/mary-frame
  4. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 230 (adm of John Burton to Robert Frame).
  5. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 76 (Robert Frame (d. 1801-2), son of George Frame & Elizabeth Paynter).

Gov. William (of Jno of Robt) Burton1,2

M, b. 16 October 1789, d. 5 August 1866
FatherJohn (of Capt Robt & Ann) Burton Jr.1 b. c 1752, d. 29 May 1791
MotherMary 'Polly' Vaughan1 b. 1757, d. 3 Nov 1806
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited12 Feb 2021
Birth*16 October 1789Gov. William (of Jno of Robt) Burton was born on 16 October 1789 at Angola Landing, Sussex Co, DE.2 
Will - Uncle's*15 January 1794William was named in his uncle's will on 15 January 1794 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will William Vaughan named heirs: nephews William and John Hammond Burton; niece Lydia Burton; friend Samuel Tingley. Extrx sister Mary Burton. Witt: David Craige, Naomi Stockley, John Marsh. The estate was settled on 17 June 1795 by Robert Frame, in right of his wife Mary, who was Extrx of William Vaughan.1 
Anecdote*between 1858 and 1863 Findagrave shows him as William Burton, Delaware Governor. After receiving a medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania, he proceeded to practice medicine in Lewes, Delaware. He was a Brigadier General in the Sussex County Militia in 1827 and was Sheriff of Kent County, (1830-34). In 1858, he was elected as a Democrat the 31st Governor of Delaware, serving until 1863. With the advent of the Civil War, he advocated for a state convention to decide whether to stay in the Union, appointed Henry Dupont Major General of the Delaware Militia and supplied more troops to the federal army in the war effort than any other state. After leaving office, he retired from public service and resumed the practice of medicine until his death at age 76.
Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith.2 
Death*5 August 1866He died on 5 August 1866 at Milford, Kent Co, DE, at age 76.2 
Burial*William was buried at Christ Episcopal Church Cemetery, Milford, Kent Co, DE.2 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 252 (will of William Vaughan).
  2. [S2259] findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/7105298/william-burton

John Hammon Burton1,2

M, b. 26 October 1787, d. 15 January 1822
FatherJohn (of Capt Robt & Ann) Burton Jr.1 b. c 1752, d. 29 May 1791
MotherMary 'Polly' Vaughan1 b. 1757, d. 3 Nov 1806
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited12 Feb 2021
Birth*26 October 1787John Hammon Burton was born on 26 October 1787 at Sussex Co, DE.2 
Will - Uncle's*15 January 1794John was named in his uncle's will on 15 January 1794 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will William Vaughan named heirs: nephews William and John Hammond Burton; niece Lydia Burton; friend Samuel Tingley. Extrx sister Mary Burton. Witt: David Craige, Naomi Stockley, John Marsh. The estate was settled on 17 June 1795 by Robert Frame, in right of his wife Mary, who was Extrx of William Vaughan.1 
Death*15 January 1822He died on 15 January 1822 at Sussex Co, DE, at age 34.2 
Burial*John was buried at Burton Family Cemetery, Harbeson, Sussex Co, DE.2 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 252 (will of William Vaughan).
  2. [S2259] findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/125314505/…

Margaret (-----)1

F, b. circa 1695, d. before 2 February 1757
Last Edited16 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1695Margaret (-----) was born circa 1695 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Married Namecirca 1715 As of circa 1715,her married name was Holmes. 
Marriage*circa 1715She married (-----) Holmes (Homes) circa 1715 at Sussex Co, DE. 
Married Namecirca 1720 As of circa 1720,her married name was Newbold.2 
Marriage*circa 1720Margaret (-----) married (-----) Newbold circa 1720 at Sussex Co, DE.2 
Married Namecirca 1725 As of circa 1725,her married name was Waples.1 
Marriage*circa 1725Margaret (-----) married William W. Waples I, son of Peter Waples (cordwainer) and Frances Trendall, circa 1725 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Husb's*2 October 1744Margaret was named in her husband's will on 2 October 1744 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will William Waples named heirs: wife Margaret Waples; sons Peter, Paul, Thomas, Burton and William Walples; daughters Elizabeth Carey and Mary Dirixson. Extrs wife Margaret Waples, sons Peter, Paul, Thomas and Burton Waples, daughter Mary Dirixson. Witt: William Evans, Joseph Carter, Bevan Morris.3 
Will*10 March 1755Margaret made a will on 10 March 1755 at Sussex Co, DE. In her will Margaret Waples named heirs: sons William Waples and William Newbold; daughters Frances, Margaret and Anne (Waples); children of son John Homes. Extr son William Waples. Witt: John Waples, William Waples, Thomas Gray.2 
Death*before 2 February 1757She died before 2 February 1757. It was on this date that her will was proved. 

Family 1

(-----) Holmes (Homes) b. c 1695
Marriage*circa 1715She married (-----) Holmes (Homes) circa 1715 at Sussex Co, DE. 
Child 1.John Holmes (Homes)2 b. c 1716

Family 2

(-----) Newbold b. c 1700, d. c 1724
Marriage*circa 1720Margaret (-----) married (-----) Newbold circa 1720 at Sussex Co, DE.2 
Child 1.William Newbold2 b. c 1720

Family 3

William W. Waples I b. 11 Feb 1675, d. 1 Mar 1746
Marriage*circa 1725Margaret (-----) married William W. Waples I, son of Peter Waples (cordwainer) and Frances Trendall, circa 1725 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Children 1.William Waples II4,2 b. c 1726, d. b 16 Aug 1796
 2.Frances Waples4,2 b. c 1728
 3.Margaret Waples4,2 b. c 1730
 4.Anne Waples4,2 b. c 1732

Citations

  1. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 226-7 (William Wapels m1. Mary Burton m2. Margaret).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 67 (will of Margaret Waples).
  3. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 53 (will of William Waples, wife Margaret).
  4. [S2219] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Volume 2, p. 198 (Waples Family).

(-----) Newbold1

M, b. circa 1700, d. circa 1724
Last Edited16 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1700(-----) Newbold was born circa 1700 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*circa 1720He married Margaret (-----) circa 1720 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Death*circa 1724(-----) Newbold died circa 1724 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Family

Margaret (-----) b. c 1695, d. b 2 Feb 1757
Child 1.William Newbold1 b. c 1720

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 67 (will of Margaret Waples).

William Newbold1

M, b. circa 1720
Father(-----) Newbold1 b. c 1700, d. c 1724
MotherMargaret (-----)1 b. c 1695, d. b 2 Feb 1757
Last Edited16 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1720William Newbold was born circa 1720 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Mother's*10 March 1755William was named in his mother's will on 10 March 1755 at Sussex Co, DE. In her will Margaret Waples named heirs: sons William Waples and William Newbold; daughters Frances, Margaret and Anne (Waples); children of son John Homes. Extr son William Waples. Witt: John Waples, William Waples, Thomas Gray.1 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 67 (will of Margaret Waples).

(-----) Holmes (Homes)

M, b. circa 1695
Last Edited16 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1695(-----) Holmes (Homes) was born circa 1695 at Sussex Co, DE. 
Marriage*circa 1715He married Margaret (-----) circa 1715 at Sussex Co, DE. 

Family

Margaret (-----) b. c 1695, d. b 2 Feb 1757
Child 1.John Holmes (Homes)1 b. c 1716

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 67 (will of Margaret Waples).

John Holmes (Homes)1

M, b. circa 1716
Father(-----) Holmes (Homes)1 b. c 1695
MotherMargaret (-----)1 b. c 1695, d. b 2 Feb 1757
Last Edited16 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1716John Holmes (Homes) was born circa 1716 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Mother's*10 March 1755John was named in his mother's will on 10 March 1755 at Sussex Co, DE. In her will Margaret Waples named heirs: sons William Waples and William Newbold; daughters Frances, Margaret and Anne (Waples); children of son John Homes. Extr son William Waples. Witt: John Waples, William Waples, Thomas Gray.1 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 67 (will of Margaret Waples).

Derrickson Waples1

M, b. circa 1747, d. before 28 February 1775
FatherPaul (of Wm & Mary) Waples1 b. c 1716, d. b 27 Dec 1757
MotherTemperance Derrickson1 b. c 1714, d. b 6 Nov 1775
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1747Derrickson Waples was born circa 1747 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*8 January 1757Derrickson was named in his father's will on 8 January 1757 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Paul Waples named heirs: wife Temperance Waples; sons Dirickson, Nathaniel, Samuel and Paul Waples; daughters Patience and Catherine Waples and Betty Vaughn. Extrx wife Temperance Waples. Witt: Benjamin Carter, Elizabeth Carter, Joyce Carter.2 
Marriage*circa 1768He married Mary (-----) circa 1768 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as Derrickson Waples (bur. 28 Feb 1775) (yellow fever), son of Paul Waples (d. 1757) and his wife Temperance, married Mary (-----), of MD, bur. 13 Nov 1773.1,3 
Will*23 February 1775Derrickson made a will on 23 February 1775. In his will Dirickson Waples named heirs: mother Temperance Waples; bros. Samuel and Nathaniel Waples; sisters Betty Vaughan, Catherine White and Patience Fisher; Mary Vaughan (dau. of William); Nathaniel Vaughan (son of William); Betty Vaughan (wife of Levin); Eli White (son of Wrixam White); Nanny Miller (wife of Job); Three Meeting Houses (one at Head of Indian River, one at Coolspring and one at Lewes). Exec., William Vaughan. Wits., Burton Waples, Sr., Cornelius Waples, Mary Dirickson.4 
Death*before 28 February 1775He died before 28 February 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that he was buried. Died of yellow fever.1,3 
Will - Recorded*15 March 1775Derrickson's will was recorded on 15 March 1775 at Sussex Co, Maryland. It was on this date that his will was proved.4 
Est settm't*24 February 1776His estate was settled on 24 February 1776 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Dirickson Waples was granted to Nathaniel Waples, D.B.N., for Temperance Waples. Mentions heirs Betty Vaughan; Nathaniel Vaughan; Wrixam White; Eli White; wife of William Fisher; Mary Vaughan; Nathaniel Waples; Samuel Waples; William Fisher; Betty King.5 

Family

Mary (-----) b. c 1750, d. b 13 Nov 1773
Marriage*circa 1768He married Mary (-----) circa 1768 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as Derrickson Waples (bur. 28 Feb 1775) (yellow fever), son of Paul Waples (d. 1757) and his wife Temperance, married Mary (-----), of MD, bur. 13 Nov 1773.1,3 

Citations

  1. [S2219] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Volume 2, p. 202 (Waples Family).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 68 (will of Paul Waples, wife Temperance).
  3. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 225 (Derrickson Waples m. Mary (-----)).
  4. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 102 (Dirickson Waples).
  5. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 106 (adm of Dirickson Waples to Nathaniel Waples).

Nathaniel Waples1

M, b. circa 1752
FatherPaul (of Wm & Mary) Waples1 b. c 1716, d. b 27 Dec 1757
MotherTemperance Derrickson1 b. c 1714, d. b 6 Nov 1775
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1752Nathaniel Waples was born circa 1752 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*8 January 1757Nathaniel was named in his father's will on 8 January 1757 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Paul Waples named heirs: wife Temperance Waples; sons Dirickson, Nathaniel, Samuel and Paul Waples; daughters Patience and Catherine Waples and Betty Vaughn. Extrx wife Temperance Waples. Witt: Benjamin Carter, Elizabeth Carter, Joyce Carter.2 
Will - Brother's*23 February 1775Nathaniel was named in his brother's will on 23 February 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Dirickson Waples named heirs: mother Temperance Waples; bros. Samuel and Nathaniel Waples; sisters Betty Vaughan, Catherine White and Patience Fisher; Mary Vaughan (dau. of William); Nathaniel Vaughan (son of William); Betty Vaughan (wife of Levin); Eli White (son of Wrixam White); Nanny Miller (wife of Job); Three Meeting Houses (one at Head of Indian River, one at Coolspring and one at Lewes). Exec., William Vaughan. Wits., Burton Waples, Sr., Cornelius Waples, Mary Dirickson.3 
Will - Mother's*15 March 1775Nathaniel was named in his mother's will on 15 March 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. In her will, Temperance Waples, named heirs: sons Nathaniel and Samuel Waples; daughters Betty Vaughan (wife of William), Catherine White (wife of Wrixam), Patience Fisher (wife of William); granddaugher Polly Vaughan. Extrs sons Nathaniel and Samuel Waples. Witt: Burton Waples Sr., Cornelius Waples & Joseph Waples.4 
Est Settm't Bro's*24 February 1776He was named in the settlement of his brother's estate on 24 February 1776 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Dirickson Waples was granted to Nathaniel Waples, D.B.N., for Temperance Waples. Mentions heirs Betty Vaughan; Nathaniel Vaughan; Wrixam White; Eli White; wife of William Fisher; Mary Vaughan; Nathaniel Waples; Samuel Waples; William Fisher; Betty King.5 

Citations

  1. [S2219] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Volume 2, p. 202 (Waples Family).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 68 (will of Paul Waples, wife Temperance).
  3. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 102 (Dirickson Waples).
  4. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 104 (will of Temperance Waples, widow).
  5. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 106 (adm of Dirickson Waples to Nathaniel Waples).

Mary (-----)1

F, b. circa 1750, d. before 13 November 1773
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1750Mary (-----) was born circa 1750 at Maryland.1,2 
Married Namecirca 1768 As of circa 1768,her married name was Waples.1 
Marriage*circa 1768She married Derrickson Waples, son of Paul (of Wm & Mary) Waples and Temperance Derrickson, circa 1768 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as Derrickson Waples (bur. 28 Feb 1775) (yellow fever), son of Paul Waples (d. 1757) and his wife Temperance, married Mary (-----), of MD, bur. 13 Nov 1773.1,2 
Death*before 13 November 1773Mary (-----) died before 13 November 1773 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that she was buried.1 

Family

Derrickson Waples b. c 1747, d. b 28 Feb 1775

Citations

  1. [S2219] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Volume 2, p. 202 (Waples Family).
  2. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 225 (Derrickson Waples m. Mary (-----)).

Samuel Waples1

M, b. circa 1754
FatherPaul (of Wm & Mary) Waples1 b. c 1716, d. b 27 Dec 1757
MotherTemperance Derrickson1 b. c 1714, d. b 6 Nov 1775
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1754Samuel Waples was born circa 1754 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*8 January 1757Samuel was named in his father's will on 8 January 1757 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Paul Waples named heirs: wife Temperance Waples; sons Dirickson, Nathaniel, Samuel and Paul Waples; daughters Patience and Catherine Waples and Betty Vaughn. Extrx wife Temperance Waples. Witt: Benjamin Carter, Elizabeth Carter, Joyce Carter.2 
Will - Brother's*23 February 1775Samuel was named in his brother's will on 23 February 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Dirickson Waples named heirs: mother Temperance Waples; bros. Samuel and Nathaniel Waples; sisters Betty Vaughan, Catherine White and Patience Fisher; Mary Vaughan (dau. of William); Nathaniel Vaughan (son of William); Betty Vaughan (wife of Levin); Eli White (son of Wrixam White); Nanny Miller (wife of Job); Three Meeting Houses (one at Head of Indian River, one at Coolspring and one at Lewes). Exec., William Vaughan. Wits., Burton Waples, Sr., Cornelius Waples, Mary Dirickson.3 
Will - Mother's*15 March 1775Samuel was named in his mother's will on 15 March 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. In her will, Temperance Waples, named heirs: sons Nathaniel and Samuel Waples; daughters Betty Vaughan (wife of William), Catherine White (wife of Wrixam), Patience Fisher (wife of William); granddaugher Polly Vaughan. Extrs sons Nathaniel and Samuel Waples. Witt: Burton Waples Sr., Cornelius Waples & Joseph Waples.1 
Est Settm't Bro's*24 February 1776He was named in the settlement of his brother's estate on 24 February 1776 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Dirickson Waples was granted to Nathaniel Waples, D.B.N., for Temperance Waples. Mentions heirs Betty Vaughan; Nathaniel Vaughan; Wrixam White; Eli White; wife of William Fisher; Mary Vaughan; Nathaniel Waples; Samuel Waples; William Fisher; Betty King.4 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 104 (will of Temperance Waples, widow).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 68 (will of Paul Waples, wife Temperance).
  3. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 102 (Dirickson Waples).
  4. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 106 (adm of Dirickson Waples to Nathaniel Waples).

Catherine (of Paul & Temp) Waples1

F, b. circa 1750
FatherPaul (of Wm & Mary) Waples1 b. c 1716, d. b 27 Dec 1757
MotherTemperance Derrickson1 b. c 1714, d. b 6 Nov 1775
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1750Catherine (of Paul & Temp) Waples was born circa 1750 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*8 January 1757Catherine was named in her father's will on 8 January 1757 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Paul Waples named heirs: wife Temperance Waples; sons Dirickson, Nathaniel, Samuel and Paul Waples; daughters Patience and Catherine Waples and Betty Vaughn. Extrx wife Temperance Waples. Witt: Benjamin Carter, Elizabeth Carter, Joyce Carter.2 
Married Namebefore 1770 As of before 1770,her married name was White.3 
Marriage*before 1770She married Wrixham White, son of Ambrose White (IV) and Barsheba Furbush (Forbush or Forbes), before 1770 at Sussex Co, DE.3,1 
Will - Brother's*23 February 1775Catherine was named in her brother's will on 23 February 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Dirickson Waples named heirs: mother Temperance Waples; bros. Samuel and Nathaniel Waples; sisters Betty Vaughan, Catherine White and Patience Fisher; Mary Vaughan (dau. of William); Nathaniel Vaughan (son of William); Betty Vaughan (wife of Levin); Eli White (son of Wrixam White); Nanny Miller (wife of Job); Three Meeting Houses (one at Head of Indian River, one at Coolspring and one at Lewes). Exec., William Vaughan. Wits., Burton Waples, Sr., Cornelius Waples, Mary Dirickson.4 
Will - Mother's*15 March 1775Catherine was named in her mother's will on 15 March 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. In her will, Temperance Waples, named heirs: sons Nathaniel and Samuel Waples; daughters Betty Vaughan (wife of William), Catherine White (wife of Wrixam), Patience Fisher (wife of William); granddaugher Polly Vaughan. Extrs sons Nathaniel and Samuel Waples. Witt: Burton Waples Sr., Cornelius Waples & Joseph Waples.1 

Family

Wrixham White b. c 1754, d. b 26 Jun 1778
Child 1.Eli White4 b. c 1772

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 104 (will of Temperance Waples, widow).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 68 (will of Paul Waples, wife Temperance).
  3. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 238 (Wrixam White m. Catherine Waples).
  4. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 102 (Dirickson Waples).

Patience Waples1

F, b. circa 1748
FatherPaul (of Wm & Mary) Waples1 b. c 1716, d. b 27 Dec 1757
MotherTemperance Derrickson1 b. c 1714, d. b 6 Nov 1775
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1748Patience Waples was born circa 1748 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*8 January 1757Patience was named in her father's will on 8 January 1757 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Paul Waples named heirs: wife Temperance Waples; sons Dirickson, Nathaniel, Samuel and Paul Waples; daughters Patience and Catherine Waples and Betty Vaughn. Extrx wife Temperance Waples. Witt: Benjamin Carter, Elizabeth Carter, Joyce Carter.2 
Married Name26 September 1768 As of 26 September 1768,her married name was Fisher.3 
Marriage*26 September 1768She married William Fisher on 26 September 1768 at Sussex Co, DE.3 
Will - Brother's*23 February 1775Patience was named in her brother's will on 23 February 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Dirickson Waples named heirs: mother Temperance Waples; bros. Samuel and Nathaniel Waples; sisters Betty Vaughan, Catherine White and Patience Fisher; Mary Vaughan (dau. of William); Nathaniel Vaughan (son of William); Betty Vaughan (wife of Levin); Eli White (son of Wrixam White); Nanny Miller (wife of Job); Three Meeting Houses (one at Head of Indian River, one at Coolspring and one at Lewes). Exec., William Vaughan. Wits., Burton Waples, Sr., Cornelius Waples, Mary Dirickson.4 
Will - Mother's*15 March 1775Patience was named in her mother's will on 15 March 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. In her will, Temperance Waples, named heirs: sons Nathaniel and Samuel Waples; daughters Betty Vaughan (wife of William), Catherine White (wife of Wrixam), Patience Fisher (wife of William); granddaugher Polly Vaughan. Extrs sons Nathaniel and Samuel Waples. Witt: Burton Waples Sr., Cornelius Waples & Joseph Waples.1 
Est Settm't Bro's*24 February 1776She was named in the settlement of her brother's estate on 24 February 1776 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Dirickson Waples was granted to Nathaniel Waples, D.B.N., for Temperance Waples. Mentions heirs Betty Vaughan; Nathaniel Vaughan; Wrixam White; Eli White; wife of William Fisher; Mary Vaughan; Nathaniel Waples; Samuel Waples; William Fisher; Betty King.5 
Married Namecirca 1780 As of circa 1780,her married name was Roach.6 
Marriage*circa 1780She married William Roach circa 1780 at Sussex Co, DE. William Roach (d. Jan-Feb 1790) m. Patience, widow of William Fisher. Patience m. 3rd William Newman.6 
Est Settm't Husb's5 March 1788Patience Waples was named in her husband's estate settlement on 5 March 1788 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of William Fisher was granted to William Roach and wife Patience, late Patience Fisher. It mentions Derickson, Sally, Penelope and Hessie Fisher; also mentions Patience Roach was the widow of William Roach on 5 March 1788 when she filed an accounting of his estate.7 
Will - Husb's*23 January 1790Patience was named in her husband's will on 23 January 1790 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will William Roach named heirs: wife Patience Roach; son James Roach; daughter Catherine Roach; Hester and Penelope Fisher (wife's daughters by previous marriage). Extrx wife Patience Roach. Witt: Nicholas Little, Hester Little and Mary White. The estate was settled by William Newman and wife Patience, late Patience Roach.8 
Married Namebefore 3 February 1790 As of before 3 February 1790,her married name was Newman.6,8 
Marriage*before 3 February 1790She married William Newman before 3 February 1790 at Sussex Co, DE.6,8 
Est Settm't Husb's*3 February 1790Patience Waples was named in her husband's estate settlement on 3 February 1790 at Sussex Co, DE. The estate of William Roach was settled by William Newman and wife Patience, late Patience Roach.8 

Family 1

William Fisher b. c 1745, d. b 5 Mar 1788
Marriage*26 September 1768She married William Fisher on 26 September 1768 at Sussex Co, DE.3 
Children 1.Derrickson Fisher7 b. c 1769
 2.Sally Fisher7 b. c 1771
 3.Penelope Fisher8 b. c 1773
 4.Hester 'Hessie' Fisher8 b. c 1775

Family 2

William Roach b. c 1745, d. b 3 Feb 1790
Marriage*circa 1780Patience Waples married William Roach circa 1780 at Sussex Co, DE. William Roach (d. Jan-Feb 1790) m. Patience, widow of William Fisher. Patience m. 3rd William Newman.6 
Children 1.James Roach8 b. c 1780
 2.Catherine Roach8 b. c 1782

Family 3

William Newman b. c 1750
Marriage*before 3 February 1790Patience Waples married William Newman before 3 February 1790 at Sussex Co, DE.6,8 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 104 (will of Temperance Waples, widow).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 68 (will of Paul Waples, wife Temperance).
  3. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 74 (William Fisher m. Patience Waples).
  4. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 102 (Dirickson Waples).
  5. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 106 (adm of Dirickson Waples to Nathaniel Waples).
  6. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 179 (Wiliam Roach m. Patience, widow of William Fisher).
  7. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 190 (adm of William Fisher to William Roach & wife Patience).
  8. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 211 (will of William Roach, wife Patience).

William Fisher1

M, b. circa 1745, d. before 5 March 1788
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1745William Fisher was born circa 1745 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*26 September 1768He married Patience Waples, daughter of Paul (of Wm & Mary) Waples and Temperance Derrickson, on 26 September 1768 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Mother-in-law*15 March 1775William was named in his mother-in-law's will on 15 March 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. In her will, Temperance Waples, named heirs: sons Nathaniel and Samuel Waples; daughters Betty Vaughan (wife of William), Catherine White (wife of Wrixam), Patience Fisher (wife of William); granddaugher Polly Vaughan. Extrs sons Nathaniel and Samuel Waples. Witt: Burton Waples Sr., Cornelius Waples & Joseph Waples.2 
Est Settm't B-in-law*24 February 1776He was named in the settlement of his brother-in-law's estate on 24 February 1776 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Dirickson Waples was granted to Nathaniel Waples, D.B.N., for Temperance Waples. Mentions heirs Betty Vaughan; Nathaniel Vaughan; Wrixam White; Eli White; wife of William Fisher; Mary Vaughan; Nathaniel Waples; Samuel Waples; William Fisher; Betty King.3 
Death*before 5 March 1788He died before 5 March 1788 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of William Fisher was granted to William Roach and wife Patience, late Patience Fisher. It mentions Derickson, Sally, Penelope and Hessie Fisher; also mentions Patience Roach was the widow of William Roach on 5 March 1788 when she filed an accounting of his estate.1,4 

Family

Patience Waples b. c 1748
Children 1.Derrickson Fisher4 b. c 1769
 2.Sally Fisher4 b. c 1771
 3.Penelope Fisher5 b. c 1773
 4.Hester 'Hessie' Fisher5 b. c 1775

Citations

  1. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 74 (William Fisher m. Patience Waples).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 104 (will of Temperance Waples, widow).
  3. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 106 (adm of Dirickson Waples to Nathaniel Waples).
  4. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 190 (adm of William Fisher to William Roach & wife Patience).
  5. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 211 (will of William Roach, wife Patience).

William Roach1

M, b. circa 1745, d. before 3 February 1790
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1745William Roach was born circa 1745 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*circa 1780He married Patience Waples, daughter of Paul (of Wm & Mary) Waples and Temperance Derrickson, circa 1780 at Sussex Co, DE. William Roach (d. Jan-Feb 1790) m. Patience, widow of William Fisher. Patience m. 3rd William Newman.1 
Est Settm't Wife's H*5 March 1788William Roach was named in the settlement of his wife's former husband's estate on 5 March 1788 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of William Fisher was granted to William Roach and wife Patience, late Patience Fisher. It mentions Derickson, Sally, Penelope and Hessie Fisher; also mentions Patience Roach was the widow of William Roach on 5 March 1788 when she filed an accounting of his estate.2 
Will*23 January 1790William made a will on 23 January 1790 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will William Roach named heirs: wife Patience Roach; son James Roach; daughter Catherine Roach; Hester and Penelope Fisher (wife's daughters by previous marriage). Extrx wife Patience Roach. Witt: Nicholas Little, Hester Little and Mary White. The estate was settled by William Newman and wife Patience, late Patience Roach.3 
Death*before 3 February 1790He died before 3 February 1790 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that his will was proved.1,3 

Family

Patience Waples b. c 1748
Children 1.James Roach3 b. c 1780
 2.Catherine Roach3 b. c 1782

Citations

  1. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 179 (Wiliam Roach m. Patience, widow of William Fisher).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 190 (adm of William Fisher to William Roach & wife Patience).
  3. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 211 (will of William Roach, wife Patience).

William Newman1

M, b. circa 1750
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1750William Newman was born circa 1750 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*before 3 February 1790He married Patience Waples, daughter of Paul (of Wm & Mary) Waples and Temperance Derrickson, before 3 February 1790 at Sussex Co, DE.1,2 
Est Settm't Wife's H*after 3 February 1790William Newman was named in the settlement of his wife's former husband's estate after 3 February 1790 at Sussex Co, DE. The estate of William Roach was settled by William Newman and wife Patience, late Patience Roach.2 

Family

Patience Waples b. c 1748

Citations

  1. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 179 (Wiliam Roach m. Patience, widow of William Fisher).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 211 (will of William Roach, wife Patience).

Paul (of Paul & Temp) Waples1

M, b. circa 1756
FatherPaul (of Wm & Mary) Waples1 b. c 1716, d. b 27 Dec 1757
MotherTemperance Derrickson1 b. c 1714, d. b 6 Nov 1775
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited15 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1756Paul (of Paul & Temp) Waples was born circa 1756 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*8 January 1757Paul was named in his father's will on 8 January 1757 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Paul Waples named heirs: wife Temperance Waples; sons Dirickson, Nathaniel, Samuel and Paul Waples; daughters Patience and Catherine Waples and Betty Vaughn. Extrx wife Temperance Waples. Witt: Benjamin Carter, Elizabeth Carter, Joyce Carter.1 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 68 (will of Paul Waples, wife Temperance).

(-----) Derrickson1

M, b. circa 1715
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1715(-----) Derrickson was born circa 1715 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*circa 1730He married Mary Waples, daughter of William W. Waples I and Mary (of Robt I) Burton, circa 1730 at Sussex Co, DE.1,2 

Family

Mary Waples b. c 1712

Citations

  1. [S2167] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Volume 1, p. 61 (Robert Burton Family).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 53 (will of William Waples, wife Margaret).

(-----) Carey1

M, b. circa 1710
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1710(-----) Carey was born circa 1710 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*circa 1735He married Elizabeth Waples, daughter of William W. Waples I and Mary (of Robt I) Burton, circa 1735 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Family

Elizabeth Waples b. c 1710

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 53 (will of William Waples, wife Margaret).

Eli White1

M, b. circa 1772
FatherWrixham White1 b. c 1754, d. b 26 Jun 1778
MotherCatherine (of Paul & Temp) Waples1 b. c 1750
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1772Eli White was born circa 1772 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Uncle's*23 February 1775Eli was named in his uncle's will on 23 February 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Dirickson Waples named heirs: mother Temperance Waples; bros. Samuel and Nathaniel Waples; sisters Betty Vaughan, Catherine White and Patience Fisher; Mary Vaughan (dau. of William); Nathaniel Vaughan (son of William); Betty Vaughan (wife of Levin); Eli White (son of Wrixam White); Nanny Miller (wife of Job); Three Meeting Houses (one at Head of Indian River, one at Coolspring and one at Lewes). Exec., William Vaughan. Wits., Burton Waples, Sr., Cornelius Waples, Mary Dirickson.1 
Est Settm't Uncle's*24 February 1776He was named in the settlement of his uncle's estate on 24 February 1776 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Dirickson Waples was granted to Nathaniel Waples, D.B.N., for Temperance Waples. Mentions heirs Betty Vaughan; Nathaniel Vaughan; Wrixam White; Eli White; wife of William Fisher; Mary Vaughan; Nathaniel Waples; Samuel Waples; William Fisher; Betty King.2 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 102 (Dirickson Waples).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 106 (adm of Dirickson Waples to Nathaniel Waples).

Cornelius Waples1

M, b. 29 December 1750
FatherBurton Waples Sr.2 b. 10 Feb 1719/20, d. 6 Sep 1796
MotherComfort (of Woolsey I & Ann) Burton2 b. 28 Apr 1724, d. 5 Apr 1796
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*29 December 1750Cornelius Waples was born on 29 December 1750 at St. George's Parish, Sussex Co, DE.1,3 
Will - Witnessed*23 February 1775Cornelius witnessed a will on 23 February 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that Burton Waples Sr., Cornelius Waples & Mary Dirickson witnessed the will of Dirickson Waples. (NOTE: His nephew.)1 
Will - Witnessed15 March 1775Cornelius witnessed a will on 15 March 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that Burton Waples Sr., Cornelius Waples & Joseph Waples witnessed the will of Temperance Waples, widow.4 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 102 (Dirickson Waples).
  2. [S2219] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Volume 2, p. 202 (Waples Family).
  3. [S2219] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Volume 2, p. 202 (Waples Family) citing St. George's Episcopal Church Register.
  4. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 104 (will of Temperance Waples, widow).

Woolsey Washington Waples1,2

M, b. 11 May 1744, d. 26 November 1772
FatherBurton Waples Sr.1 b. 10 Feb 1719/20, d. 6 Sep 1796
MotherComfort (of Woolsey I & Ann) Burton1 b. 28 Apr 1724, d. 5 Apr 1796
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Last Edited12 Feb 2021
Birth*11 May 1744Woolsey Washington Waples was born on 11 May 1744 at St. George's Parish, Sussex Co, DE.1 
Death*26 November 1772He died on 26 November 1772 at Sussex Co, DE, at age 28.2 
Burial*Woolsey was buried at Waples Cemetery, Millsboro, Sussex Co, DE.2 

Citations

  1. [S2219] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Volume 2, p. 202 (Waples Family) citing St. George's Episcopal Church Register.
  2. [S2259] findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/66492405/…

Burton Waples Jr.1

M, b. 18 January 1745/46
FatherBurton Waples Sr.1 b. 10 Feb 1719/20, d. 6 Sep 1796
MotherComfort (of Woolsey I & Ann) Burton1 b. 28 Apr 1724, d. 5 Apr 1796
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*18 January 1745/46Burton Waples Jr. was born on 18 January 1745/46 at St. George's Parish, Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S2219] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Volume 2, p. 202 (Waples Family) citing St. George's Episcopal Church Register.

Agness Waples1

F, b. 6 May 1747
FatherBurton Waples Sr.1 b. 10 Feb 1719/20, d. 6 Sep 1796
MotherComfort (of Woolsey I & Ann) Burton1 b. 28 Apr 1724, d. 5 Apr 1796
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Last Edited18 Jan 2021
Birth*6 May 1747Agness Waples was born on 6 May 1747 at St. George's Parish, Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*16 August 1796Agness was named in her father's will on 16 August 1796 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Burton Waples named heirs: daughters Agnes Waples, Comfort King and Ann Hall; grandsons Woolsey Waples, Wallace Waples, Burton West, Jacob Bounds, William Bounds, William Vaughan; granddaughters: Betty Vaughan, Neala Waples and Comfort Burton Waples; brothers William Waples dec'd and Peter Waples; uncle Paul Waples. Extrxs: daughters Agnes Waples, Comfort King & Anne Hall. Witt: William Bell, Paynter Frame, Levin Moor.2 

Citations

  1. [S2219] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Volume 2, p. 202 (Waples Family) citing St. George's Episcopal Church Register.
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 275 (will of Burton Waples).

William Waples1

M, b. 8 April 1749, d. 26 April 1752
FatherBurton Waples Sr.1 b. 10 Feb 1719/20, d. 6 Sep 1796
MotherComfort (of Woolsey I & Ann) Burton1 b. 28 Apr 1724, d. 5 Apr 1796
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*8 April 1749William Waples was born on 8 April 1749 at St. George's Parish, Sussex Co, DE.1 
Death*26 April 1752He died on 26 April 1752 at Sussex Co, DE, at age 3.1 

Citations

  1. [S2219] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Volume 2, p. 202 (Waples Family) citing St. George's Episcopal Church Register.

Anne Waples1

F, b. 3 May 1753, d. 9 March 1758
FatherBurton Waples Sr.1 b. 10 Feb 1719/20, d. 6 Sep 1796
MotherComfort (of Woolsey I & Ann) Burton1 b. 28 Apr 1724, d. 5 Apr 1796
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Last Edited18 Jan 2021
Birth*3 May 1753Anne Waples was born on 3 May 1753 at St. George's Parish, Sussex Co, DE.1 
Death*9 March 1758She died on 9 March 1758 at Sussex Co, DE, at age 4.1 

Citations

  1. [S2219] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Volume 2, p. 202 (Waples Family) citing St. George's Episcopal Church Register.

William Waples1

M, b. 3 July 1755
FatherBurton Waples Sr.1 b. 10 Feb 1719/20, d. 6 Sep 1796
MotherComfort (of Woolsey I & Ann) Burton1 b. 28 Apr 1724, d. 5 Apr 1796
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*3 July 1755William Waples was born on 3 July 1755 at St. George's Parish, Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S2219] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Volume 2, p. 202 (Waples Family) citing St. George's Episcopal Church Register.

Comfort Waples1

F, b. 8 May 1757
FatherBurton Waples Sr.1 b. 10 Feb 1719/20, d. 6 Sep 1796
MotherComfort (of Woolsey I & Ann) Burton1 b. 28 Apr 1724, d. 5 Apr 1796
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Last Edited18 Jan 2021
Birth*8 May 1757Comfort Waples was born on 8 May 1757 at St. George's Parish, Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*16 August 1796Comfort was named in her father's will on 16 August 1796 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Burton Waples named heirs: daughters Agnes Waples, Comfort King and Ann Hall; grandsons Woolsey Waples, Wallace Waples, Burton West, Jacob Bounds, William Bounds, William Vaughan; granddaughters: Betty Vaughan, Neala Waples and Comfort Burton Waples; brothers William Waples dec'd and Peter Waples; uncle Paul Waples. Extrxs: daughters Agnes Waples, Comfort King & Anne Hall. Witt: William Bell, Paynter Frame, Levin Moor.2 

Citations

  1. [S2219] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Volume 2, p. 202 (Waples Family) citing St. George's Episcopal Church Register.
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 275 (will of Burton Waples).

Patience Waples1

F, b. 6 August 1759
FatherBurton Waples Sr.1 b. 10 Feb 1719/20, d. 6 Sep 1796
MotherComfort (of Woolsey I & Ann) Burton1 b. 28 Apr 1724, d. 5 Apr 1796
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*6 August 1759Patience Waples was born on 6 August 1759 at St. George's Parish, Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S2219] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Volume 2, p. 202 (Waples Family) citing St. George's Episcopal Church Register.

Capt. Joseph Waples1,2

M, b. 1750, d. 1826
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*1750Capt. Joseph Waples was born in 1750 at Sussex Co, DE.1,2 
Will - Witnessed*15 March 1775Joseph witnessed a will on 15 March 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that Burton Waples Sr., Cornelius Waples & Joseph Waples witnessed the will of Temperance Waples, widow.1 
Marriage*7 September 1775He married Hester 'Hessy' White, daughter of Jacob White, on 7 September 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as Capt. Joseph Waples (b. 1750, d. 1826) m. 7 Sep 1775 Hessy/Hester White, daughter of Jacob. Hester, wife of Joseph Waples was buried 9 Oct 1793. Joseph m. 2nd 11 Sep 1794 Leah Prettyman. Wife of Capt. Jos. Waples, Indian River, bur. 27 Oct 1800. Joseph m. 3rd Mary Burton. (has Joseph's first wife as Hester Wilson vice Hester White.)2 
Death*1826Capt. Joseph Waples died in 1826 at Sussex Co, DE.2 

Family

Hester 'Hessy' White b. c 1750, d. b 9 Oct 1793

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 104 (will of Temperance Waples, widow).
  2. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 225 (Capt. Joseph Waples m. Hessy/Hester White).

Hester 'Hessy' White1

F, b. circa 1750, d. before 9 October 1793
FatherJacob White1 b. c 1708
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1750Hester 'Hessy' White was born circa 1750 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Married Name7 September 1775 As of 7 September 1775,her married name was Waples.1 
Marriage*7 September 1775She married Capt. Joseph Waples on 7 September 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as Capt. Joseph Waples (b. 1750, d. 1826) m. 7 Sep 1775 Hessy/Hester White, daughter of Jacob. Hester, wife of Joseph Waples was buried 9 Oct 1793. Joseph m. 2nd 11 Sep 1794 Leah Prettyman. Wife of Capt. Jos. Waples, Indian River, bur. 27 Oct 1800. Joseph m. 3rd Mary Burton. (has Joseph's first wife as Hester Wilson vice Hester White.)1 
Death*before 9 October 1793Hester 'Hessy' White died before 9 October 1793 at St. George's Parish, Sussex Co. She was buried on this date.1 

Family

Capt. Joseph Waples b. 1750, d. 1826

Citations

  1. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 225 (Capt. Joseph Waples m. Hessy/Hester White).

James Roach1

M, b. circa 1780
FatherWilliam Roach1 b. c 1745, d. b 3 Feb 1790
MotherPatience Waples1 b. c 1748
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1780James Roach was born circa 1780 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*23 January 1790James was named in his father's will on 23 January 1790 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will William Roach named heirs: wife Patience Roach; son James Roach; daughter Catherine Roach; Hester and Penelope Fisher (wife's daughters by previous marriage). Extrx wife Patience Roach. Witt: Nicholas Little, Hester Little and Mary White. The estate was settled by William Newman and wife Patience, late Patience Roach.1 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 211 (will of William Roach, wife Patience).

Catherine Roach1

F, b. circa 1782
FatherWilliam Roach1 b. c 1745, d. b 3 Feb 1790
MotherPatience Waples1 b. c 1748
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1782Catherine Roach was born circa 1782 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*23 January 1790Catherine was named in her father's will on 23 January 1790 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will William Roach named heirs: wife Patience Roach; son James Roach; daughter Catherine Roach; Hester and Penelope Fisher (wife's daughters by previous marriage). Extrx wife Patience Roach. Witt: Nicholas Little, Hester Little and Mary White. The estate was settled by William Newman and wife Patience, late Patience Roach.1 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 211 (will of William Roach, wife Patience).

Hester 'Hessie' Fisher1,2

F, b. circa 1775
FatherWilliam Fisher1 b. c 1745, d. b 5 Mar 1788
MotherPatience Waples1 b. c 1748
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1775Hester 'Hessie' Fisher was born circa 1775 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Est Settm't Father's*5 March 1788She was named in the settlement of her father's estate on 5 March 1788 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of William Fisher was granted to William Roach and wife Patience, late Patience Fisher. It mentions Derickson, Sally, Penelope and Hessie Fisher; also mentions Patience Roach was the widow of William Roach on 5 March 1788 when she filed an accounting of his estate.2 
Will - Step Father*23 January 1790Her was named in the will of her step-father on 23 January 1790 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will William Roach named heirs: wife Patience Roach; son James Roach; daughter Catherine Roach; Hester and Penelope Fisher (wife's daughters by previous marriage). Extrx wife Patience Roach. Witt: Nicholas Little, Hester Little and Mary White. The estate was settled by William Newman and wife Patience, late Patience Roach.1 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 211 (will of William Roach, wife Patience).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 190 (adm of William Fisher to William Roach & wife Patience).

Penelope Fisher1

F, b. circa 1773
FatherWilliam Fisher1 b. c 1745, d. b 5 Mar 1788
MotherPatience Waples1 b. c 1748
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1773Penelope Fisher was born circa 1773 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Est Settm't Father's*5 March 1788She was named in the settlement of her father's estate on 5 March 1788 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of William Fisher was granted to William Roach and wife Patience, late Patience Fisher. It mentions Derickson, Sally, Penelope and Hessie Fisher; also mentions Patience Roach was the widow of William Roach on 5 March 1788 when she filed an accounting of his estate.2 
Will - Step Father*23 January 1790Her was named in the will of her step-father on 23 January 1790 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will William Roach named heirs: wife Patience Roach; son James Roach; daughter Catherine Roach; Hester and Penelope Fisher (wife's daughters by previous marriage). Extrx wife Patience Roach. Witt: Nicholas Little, Hester Little and Mary White. The estate was settled by William Newman and wife Patience, late Patience Roach.1 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 211 (will of William Roach, wife Patience).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 190 (adm of William Fisher to William Roach & wife Patience).

Derrickson Fisher1

M, b. circa 1769
FatherWilliam Fisher1 b. c 1745, d. b 5 Mar 1788
MotherPatience Waples1 b. c 1748
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1769Derrickson Fisher was born circa 1769 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Est Settm't Father's*5 March 1788He was named in the settlement of his father's estate on 5 March 1788 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of William Fisher was granted to William Roach and wife Patience, late Patience Fisher. It mentions Derickson, Sally, Penelope and Hessie Fisher; also mentions Patience Roach was the widow of William Roach on 5 March 1788 when she filed an accounting of his estate.1 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 190 (adm of William Fisher to William Roach & wife Patience).

Sally Fisher1

F, b. circa 1771
FatherWilliam Fisher1 b. c 1745, d. b 5 Mar 1788
MotherPatience Waples1 b. c 1748
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1771Sally Fisher was born circa 1771 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Est Settm't Father's*5 March 1788She was named in the settlement of her father's estate on 5 March 1788 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of William Fisher was granted to William Roach and wife Patience, late Patience Fisher. It mentions Derickson, Sally, Penelope and Hessie Fisher; also mentions Patience Roach was the widow of William Roach on 5 March 1788 when she filed an accounting of his estate.1 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 190 (adm of William Fisher to William Roach & wife Patience).

Betty Vaughan1

F, b. circa 1725
FatherWilliam Vaughan1 b. c 1700
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1725Betty Vaughan was born circa 1725 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Son's*22 January 1776Betty was named in her son's will on 22 January 1776 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will William Vaughan named heirs: brothers Levin and Isaac Vaughan; mother Betty Vaughan. Extrs: mother Betty Vaughan and brother Levin Vaughan. Witt: Matthew Creighton & John Boadley. At settlement there was mention of a grandfather William Vaughan.1 

Family

Children 1.William (of Betty) Vaughan1 b. c 1750, d. b 5 May 1784
 2.Levin (of Betty) Vaughan1 b. c 1752
 3.Isaac (of Betty) Vaughan1 b. c 1754
 4.Joseph (of Betty) Vaughan2 b. c 1756, d. b 15 Nov 1796
 5.Jonathan (of Betty) Vaughan3 b. c 1758, d. b 15 Mar 1797

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 157 (will of William Vaughan, son of Betty Vaughan).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 277 (adm of Joseph Vaughn to Levin Vaughan).
  3. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 281 (will of Jonathan Vaughan).

William (of Betty) Vaughan1

M, b. circa 1750, d. before 5 May 1784
MotherBetty Vaughan1 b. c 1725
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1750William (of Betty) Vaughan was born circa 1750 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will*22 January 1776William made a will on 22 January 1776 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will William Vaughan named heirs: brothers Levin and Isaac Vaughan; mother Betty Vaughan. Extrs: mother Betty Vaughan and brother Levin Vaughan. Witt: Matthew Creighton & John Boadley. At settlement there was mention of a grandfather William Vaughan.1 
Death*before 5 May 1784He died before 5 May 1784 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 157 (will of William Vaughan, son of Betty Vaughan).

Levin (of Betty) Vaughan1

M, b. circa 1752
MotherBetty Vaughan1 b. c 1725
Last Edited18 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1752Levin (of Betty) Vaughan was born circa 1752 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Brother's*22 January 1776Levin was named in his brother's will on 22 January 1776 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will William Vaughan named heirs: brothers Levin and Isaac Vaughan; mother Betty Vaughan. Extrs: mother Betty Vaughan and brother Levin Vaughan. Witt: Matthew Creighton & John Boadley. At settlement there was mention of a grandfather William Vaughan.1 
Will - Brother's15 November 1796Levin was named in his brother's will on 15 November 1796 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Joseph Vaughan was granted to Levin Vaughan.2 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 157 (will of William Vaughan, son of Betty Vaughan).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 277 (adm of Joseph Vaughn to Levin Vaughan).

Isaac (of Betty) Vaughan1

M, b. circa 1754
MotherBetty Vaughan1 b. c 1725
Last Edited18 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1754Isaac (of Betty) Vaughan was born circa 1754 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Brother's*22 January 1776Isaac was named in his brother's will on 22 January 1776 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will William Vaughan named heirs: brothers Levin and Isaac Vaughan; mother Betty Vaughan. Extrs: mother Betty Vaughan and brother Levin Vaughan. Witt: Matthew Creighton & John Boadley. At settlement there was mention of a grandfather William Vaughan.1 
Will - Brother's4 February 1795Isaac was named in his brother's will on 4 February 1795 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Jonathan Vaughan named heirs: brothers Joseph and Isaac Vaughan. Extr Jesse Green. Witt: Robert Green, Jesse Green, Kitty Green.2 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 157 (will of William Vaughan, son of Betty Vaughan).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 281 (will of Jonathan Vaughan).

William Vaughan1

M, b. circa 1700
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1700William Vaughan was born circa 1700 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Grson's*22 January 1776William was named in his grandson's will on 22 January 1776 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will William Vaughan named heirs: brothers Levin and Isaac Vaughan; mother Betty Vaughan. Extrs: mother Betty Vaughan and brother Levin Vaughan. Witt: Matthew Creighton & John Boadley. At settlement there was mention of a grandfather William Vaughan.1 

Family

Child 1.Betty Vaughan+1 b. c 1725

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 157 (will of William Vaughan, son of Betty Vaughan).

Joseph (of Betty) Vaughan1

M, b. circa 1756, d. before 15 November 1796
MotherBetty Vaughan1 b. c 1725
Last Edited18 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1756Joseph (of Betty) Vaughan was born circa 1756 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Brother's*4 February 1795Joseph was named in his brother's will on 4 February 1795 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Jonathan Vaughan named heirs: brothers Joseph and Isaac Vaughan. Extr Jesse Green. Witt: Robert Green, Jesse Green, Kitty Green.2 
Death*before 15 November 1796He died before 15 November 1796 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Joseph Vaughan was granted to Levin Vaughan.1 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 277 (adm of Joseph Vaughn to Levin Vaughan).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 281 (will of Jonathan Vaughan).

Jonathan (of Betty) Vaughan1

M, b. circa 1758, d. before 15 March 1797
MotherBetty Vaughan1 b. c 1725
Last Edited18 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1758Jonathan (of Betty) Vaughan was born circa 1758 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will*4 February 1795Jonathan made a will on 4 February 1795 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Jonathan Vaughan named heirs: brothers Joseph and Isaac Vaughan. Extr Jesse Green. Witt: Robert Green, Jesse Green, Kitty Green.1 
Death*before 15 March 1797He died before 15 March 1797 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 281 (will of Jonathan Vaughan).

Jenney Waples1

F, b. circa 1755
FatherPeter (of Wm & Mary) Waples1 b. c 1714
MotherMargaret Disharoon1 b. c 1718, d. b 15 Jan 1785
Last Edited18 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1755Jenney Waples was born circa 1755 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Mother's*1 January 1785Jenney was named in her mother's will on 1 January 1785 at Sussex Co, DE. In her will Margaret Waples named heirs: son Peter Waples; daus. Jenney and Elizabeth Waples and Margret Oliver. Exec., son-in-law Thomas Waples. Wits., Burton Waples, Leah Parker, Frances Harmonson.1 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 163 (will of Margaret Waples).

Elizabeth Waples1

F, b. circa 1757
FatherPeter (of Wm & Mary) Waples1 b. c 1714
MotherMargaret Disharoon1 b. c 1718, d. b 15 Jan 1785
Last Edited18 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1757Elizabeth Waples was born circa 1757 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*circa 1780She married Thomas (of Thos & Comfort) Waples, son of Thomas Waples and Comfort (of Woodman II) Stockley, circa 1780 at Sussex Co, DE.2 
Will - Mother's*1 January 1785Elizabeth was named in her mother's will on 1 January 1785 at Sussex Co, DE. In her will Margaret Waples named heirs: son Peter Waples; daus. Jenney and Elizabeth Waples and Margret Oliver. Exec., son-in-law Thomas Waples. Wits., Burton Waples, Leah Parker, Frances Harmonson.1 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 163 (will of Margaret Waples).
  2. [S2219] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Volume 2, p. 200 (Waples Family).

Margaret Waples1

F, b. circa 1759
FatherPeter (of Wm & Mary) Waples1 b. c 1714
MotherMargaret Disharoon1 b. c 1718, d. b 15 Jan 1785
Last Edited18 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1759Margaret Waples was born circa 1759 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Married Namebefore 1 January 1785 As of before 1 January 1785,her married name was Oliver. 
Marriage*before 1 January 1785She married James Oliver before 1 January 1785 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as James Oliver who married Margaret, daughter of Peter Waples, before 25 Mar 1792.2 
Will - Mother's*1 January 1785Margaret was named in her mother's will on 1 January 1785 at Sussex Co, DE. In her will Margaret Waples named heirs: son Peter Waples; daus. Jenney and Elizabeth Waples and Margret Oliver. Exec., son-in-law Thomas Waples. Wits., Burton Waples, Leah Parker, Frances Harmonson.1 

Family

James Oliver b. c 1770

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 163 (will of Margaret Waples).
  2. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 155 (James Oliver m. Margaret Waples).

James Oliver1

M, b. circa 1770
Last Edited18 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1770James Oliver was born circa 1770 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*before 1 January 1785He married Margaret Waples, daughter of Peter (of Wm & Mary) Waples and Margaret Disharoon, before 1 January 1785 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as James Oliver who married Margaret, daughter of Peter Waples, before 25 Mar 1792.1 

Family

Margaret Waples b. c 1759

Citations

  1. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 155 (James Oliver m. Margaret Waples).

Stockley Waples1

M, b. circa 1750, d. before 21 March 1775
FatherThomas Waples1 b. c 1718, d. b 2 Sep 1766
MotherComfort (of Woodman II) Stockley1 b. c 1720, d. b 14 Sep 1807
Last Edited18 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1750Stockley Waples was born circa 1750 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*before 1769He married Mary 'Molly' (-----) before 1769 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Death*before 21 March 1775Stockley Waples died before 21 March 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Stockley Waples was granted to Thomas Waples and wife Mary (late Mary Waples).1 

Family

Mary 'Molly' (-----) b. c 1750
Children 1.Woodman Waples1 b. c 1770
 2.Josias Waples1 b. c 1772
 3.Ruth Waples1 b. c 1774

Citations

  1. [S2219] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Volume 2, p. 200 (Waples Family).

Mary 'Molly' (-----)1

F, b. circa 1750
Last Edited18 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1750Mary 'Molly' (-----) was born circa 1750 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Married Namebefore 1769 As of before 1769,her married name was Waples.1 
Marriage*before 1769She married Stockley Waples, son of Thomas Waples and Comfort (of Woodman II) Stockley, before 1769 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*before 21 March 1775Mary 'Molly' (-----) was the maid of honor at the wedding of Thomas (of Thos & Comfort) Waples and Mary 'Molly' (-----) before 21 March 1775 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Est Settm't Husb's*21 March 1775She was named in her husband's estate settlement on 21 March 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Stockley Waples was granted to Thomas Waples and wife Mary (late Mary Waples).1 

Family 1

Stockley Waples b. c 1750, d. b 21 Mar 1775
Children 1.Woodman Waples1 b. c 1770
 2.Josias Waples1 b. c 1772
 3.Ruth Waples1 b. c 1774

Citations

  1. [S2219] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Volume 2, p. 200 (Waples Family).

Thomas (of Thos & Comfort) Waples1

M, b. circa 1752
FatherThomas Waples1 b. c 1718, d. b 2 Sep 1766
MotherComfort (of Woodman II) Stockley1 b. c 1720, d. b 14 Sep 1807
Last Edited18 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1752Thomas (of Thos & Comfort) Waples was born circa 1752 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*before 21 March 1775He married Mary 'Molly' (-----) before 21 March 1775 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Est Settm't Bro's*21 March 1775Thomas (of Thos & Comfort) Waples was named in the settlement of his brother's estate on 21 March 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Stockley Waples was granted to Thomas Waples and wife Mary (late Mary Waples).1 
Marriage*circa 1780He was the maid of honor at the wedding of Elizabeth Waples and Thomas (of Thos & Comfort) Waples circa 1780 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Mother-in-law*1 January 1785Thomas was named in his mother-in-law's will on 1 January 1785 at Sussex Co, DE. In her will Margaret Waples named heirs: son Peter Waples; daus. Jenney and Elizabeth Waples and Margret Oliver. Exec., son-in-law Thomas Waples. Wits., Burton Waples, Leah Parker, Frances Harmonson.2 

Family 1

Mary 'Molly' (-----) b. c 1750

Family 2

Elizabeth Waples b. c 1757

Citations

  1. [S2219] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Volume 2, p. 200 (Waples Family).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 163 (will of Margaret Waples).

Woodman Waples1

M, b. circa 1770
FatherStockley Waples1 b. c 1750, d. b 21 Mar 1775
MotherMary 'Molly' (-----)1 b. c 1750
Last Edited18 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1770Woodman Waples was born circa 1770 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S2219] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Volume 2, p. 200 (Waples Family).

Josias Waples1

M, b. circa 1772
FatherStockley Waples1 b. c 1750, d. b 21 Mar 1775
MotherMary 'Molly' (-----)1 b. c 1750
Last Edited18 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1772Josias Waples was born circa 1772 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S2219] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Volume 2, p. 200 (Waples Family).

Ruth Waples1

F, b. circa 1774
FatherStockley Waples1 b. c 1750, d. b 21 Mar 1775
MotherMary 'Molly' (-----)1 b. c 1750
Last Edited18 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1774Ruth Waples was born circa 1774 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S2219] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Volume 2, p. 200 (Waples Family).

Anne Waples1

F, b. circa 1760
FatherBurton Waples Sr.1 b. 10 Feb 1719/20, d. 6 Sep 1796
MotherComfort (of Woolsey I & Ann) Burton1 b. 28 Apr 1724, d. 5 Apr 1796
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Last Edited18 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1760Anne Waples was born circa 1760 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Married Namecirca 1785 As of circa 1785,her married name was Hall.1 
Marriage*circa 1785She married (-----) Hall circa 1785 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*16 August 1796Anne was named in her father's will on 16 August 1796 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Burton Waples named heirs: daughters Agnes Waples, Comfort King and Ann Hall; grandsons Woolsey Waples, Wallace Waples, Burton West, Jacob Bounds, William Bounds, William Vaughan; granddaughters: Betty Vaughan, Neala Waples and Comfort Burton Waples; brothers William Waples dec'd and Peter Waples; uncle Paul Waples. Extrxs: daughters Agnes Waples, Comfort King & Anne Hall. Witt: William Bell, Paynter Frame, Levin Moor.1 

Family

(-----) Hall b. c 1760

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 275 (will of Burton Waples).

(-----) Hall1

M, b. circa 1760
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Last Edited18 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1760(-----) Hall was born circa 1760 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*circa 1785He married Anne Waples, daughter of Burton Waples Sr. and Comfort (of Woolsey I & Ann) Burton, circa 1785 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Family

Anne Waples b. c 1760

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 275 (will of Burton Waples).

Sarah Herring1

F, b. circa 1715
Last Edited18 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1715Sarah Herring was born circa 1715 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Married Namebefore 19 September 1735 As of before 19 September 1735,her married name was Prettyman.1 
Marriage*before 19 September 1735She married William Prettyman, son of Robert Prettyman I and Sarah (of Robt I) Burton, before 19 September 1735.1 

Family

William Prettyman b. c 1712, d. b 13 Sep 1766

Citations

  1. [S2216] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 3, p. 160 (Prettyman Family).

William (of Wm) Prettyman1

M, b. circa 1733, d. before 3 January 1772
FatherWilliam Prettyman1 b. c 1712, d. b 13 Sep 1766
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited14 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1733William (of Wm) Prettyman was born circa 1733 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*circa 1754He married Elizabeth (of Wm & Frances) Burton, daughter of William (of Robt I) Burton and Frances Robinson, circa 1754 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as William Prettyman, who married Elizabeth (d. 1777), daughter of William Burton and widow of Woolsey Burton.2,3 
Will*20 July 1766William made a will on 20 July 1766 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will William Prettyman, in his verbal will, named heirs: wife Elizabeth Prettyman; sons Burton and Robert Prettyman; daughter Magdalene Prettyman. (No Extr named) Witt: Robert Prettyman.2 
Death*before 3 January 1772He died before 3 January 1772 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that his will was proved.1 

Family

Elizabeth (of Wm & Frances) Burton b. 29 Nov 1717, d. b 4 Apr 1777
Children 1.Burton Prettyman2 b. c 1754
 2.Robert Prettyman2 b. c 1756
 3.Magdalene Prettyman2 b. c 1758

Citations

  1. [S2216] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Vol. 3, p. 161 (Prettyman Family).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 89 (will of William Prettyman, wife Elizabeth).
  3. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 170 (William Prettyman m. Elizabeth Burton).

Burton Prettyman1

M, b. circa 1754
FatherWilliam (of Wm) Prettyman1 b. c 1733, d. b 3 Jan 1772
MotherElizabeth (of Wm & Frances) Burton1 b. 29 Nov 1717, d. b 4 Apr 1777
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited18 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1754Burton Prettyman was born circa 1754 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*20 July 1766Burton was named in his father's will on 20 July 1766 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will William Prettyman, in his verbal will, named heirs: wife Elizabeth Prettyman; sons Burton and Robert Prettyman; daughter Magdalene Prettyman. (No Extr named) Witt: Robert Prettyman.1 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 89 (will of William Prettyman, wife Elizabeth).

Robert Prettyman1

M, b. circa 1756
FatherWilliam (of Wm) Prettyman1 b. c 1733, d. b 3 Jan 1772
MotherElizabeth (of Wm & Frances) Burton1 b. 29 Nov 1717, d. b 4 Apr 1777
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited20 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1756Robert Prettyman was born circa 1756 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*20 July 1766Robert was named in his father's will on 20 July 1766 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will William Prettyman, in his verbal will, named heirs: wife Elizabeth Prettyman; sons Burton and Robert Prettyman; daughter Magdalene Prettyman. (No Extr named) Witt: Robert Prettyman.1 
Will - Mother's*4 February 1777Robert was named in his mother's will on 4 February 1777 at Sussex Co, DE. In her will Elizabeth Prettyman named heirs: sons John Stratton Burton, William Burton & Robert Prettyman; daughter Ann Bagwell. Extrs: sons John Stratton Burton and William Burton & daughter Ann Bagwell. Witt: Mary Hathaway, Eli Burton & Benjamin Burton. At probate Ann Bagwell was wife of William Bagwell.2 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 89 (will of William Prettyman, wife Elizabeth).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 115 (will of Elizabeth Prettyman).

Magdalene Prettyman1

F, b. circa 1758
FatherWilliam (of Wm) Prettyman1 b. c 1733, d. b 3 Jan 1772
MotherElizabeth (of Wm & Frances) Burton1 b. 29 Nov 1717, d. b 4 Apr 1777
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited18 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1758Magdalene Prettyman was born circa 1758 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*20 July 1766Magdalene was named in her father's will on 20 July 1766 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will William Prettyman, in his verbal will, named heirs: wife Elizabeth Prettyman; sons Burton and Robert Prettyman; daughter Magdalene Prettyman. (No Extr named) Witt: Robert Prettyman.1 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 89 (will of William Prettyman, wife Elizabeth).

(son of Sarah) Parker1

M, b. circa 1756, d. before 20 January 1796
FatherJohn Parker2 b. c 1725, d. c 1759
MotherSarah (-----)2 b. c 1735, d. b 2 Jun 1796
Last Edited22 Jan 2021
Birth*circa 1756(son of Sarah) Parker was born circa 1756 at Sussex Co, DE.2 
Marriage*circa 1778He married (-----) (-----) circa 1778 at Sussex Co, DE.2 
Death*before 20 January 1796(son of Sarah) Parker died before 20 January 1796 at Sussex Co, DE.2 
Will - Mother's*20 January 1796(son was named in his mother's will on 20 January 1796 at Sussex Co, DE. In her will Sarah Burton named heirs: son Isaiah Burton; daughters Lydia and Leah Burton; Cornelia Burton; grandaughters Sarah Burton, Nancy Gassem, Sarah, Lydia and Mary Parker; grandsons Elisha and Matthew Parker. Extr. daughter Lydia Burton. Witt: Benjamin Burton, Sarah Burton & Elizabeth Burton. At probate Lydia Burton is wife of Thomas Burton, who were administers C.T.A. & exhibited an account on the estate 13 July 1798.2 

Family

(-----) (-----) b. c 1758
Children 1.Nancy (of Sarah) Parker2 b. c 1778
 2.Sarah (of Sarah) Parker2 b. c 1780
 3.Lydia (of Sarah) Parker2 b. c 1782
 4.Mary (of Sarah) Parker2 b. c 1784
 5.Elisha (of Sarah) Parker2 b. c 1786
 6.Matthew (of Sarah) Parker2 b. c 1788

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 191 (will of John Burton).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 273 (will of Sarah Burton).

Cornelia Stephenson1

F, b. circa 1770, d. 26 September 1846
Father(-----) Stephenson1 b. c 1750
MotherMargaret (of Capt Wm) Burton1 b. c 1752
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited12 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1770Cornelia Stephenson was born circa 1770 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Married Name18 September 1788 As of 18 September 1788,her married name was Burton.1 
Marriage*18 September 1788She married William (of Ben & Esther Coard) Burton, son of Benjamin (of Woolsey I & Ann) Burton and Esther 'Hester' (of Jos & Ann) Coard, on 18 September 1788 at St. George's Parish, Indian River Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as William Burton (d. 1790) m. 18 Sep 1788 Cornelia (d. 26 Sep 1846), daughter of (N) Stephenson and Margaret (N) (widow of (N) Stephenson who m. 2nd Jonathan Bryant. On the marriage bond dated 24 Sep 1788 for William Burton & Miss Cornelia Stevenson, surities were William Burton of Indian River Hd. and Arthur Hazzard of Rehoboth Hd.1,2 
Will - Husb's*6 March 1790Cornelia was named in her husband's will on 6 March 1790 at Lewes and Rehoboth Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. In his will William Burton (of Benjamin), Lewes and Rehoboth Hd., named heirs: wife Cornelia Burton; son Cord Burton; brothers Benjamin and Daniel Burton; sister Hessy Burton; children of sister Lydia Burton; children of Leah Burton (late wife of William Burton). Extrs wife Cornelia Burton and brother Benjamin Burton. Witt: Reese Paynter, Nancy Hazzard & Daniel Rodney.3 
Marriage*13 December 1790She married William (m Cornelia Stephenson) Burton on 13 December 1790 at Sussex Co, DE. They were shown as William Burton and Cornelia Burton. Sureties: William Burton and Cornelius Wiltbank, both of Sussex Co.4 
Death*26 September 1846Cornelia Stephenson died on 26 September 1846 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Family 1

William (of Ben & Esther Coard) Burton b. 28 Jan 1766, d. b 16 Apr 1790
Child 1.Cord (of Wm & Cornelia) Burton3,5 b. 29 Jun 1788, d. 17 Sep 1842

Citations

  1. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 27 (William Burton m. Cornelia Stephenson).
  2. [S2167] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Volume 1, p. 55 (William Burton Family).
  3. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 214 (will of William (of Benjamin) Burton, wife Cornelia).
  4. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 27 (William Burton m. Cornelia Burton).
  5. [S2259] findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/124648000/coard-burton

Benjamin (of Ben & Esther Coard) Burton1

M, b. 10 August 1753, d. before 1760
FatherBenjamin (of Woolsey I & Ann) Burton1 b. 28 Jan 1718, d. 5 Nov 1783
MotherEsther 'Hester' (of Jos & Ann) Coard1 b. 25 Apr 1731, d. 6 Nov 1795
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Last Edited25 Jan 2021
Birth*10 August 1753Benjamin (of Ben & Esther Coard) Burton was born on 10 August 1753 at St. George's Parish, Indian River Hundred, Sussex Co, DE.1 
Death*before 1760He died before 1760. 

Citations

  1. [S2167] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Volume 1, p. 55 (William Burton Family).