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From: "Jeff Palmer" <>
Subject: RE: [YEA] Yearsley List Update ..
Date: Sun, 14 Oct 2001 09:46:20 -0400
Thanks, Glen, for the introduction.
Im descended from the following Yearsley line:
2. John PALMER, Jr.
3. Martha YEARSLEY - b. 4mo (Jun), 14, 1696 in Middlewich, England; imm.
1700; m. 4mo (Jun), 9, 1714 at Concord [Quaker] Monthly Meeting, [now]
Delaware Co., PA; d. c1780.
4.John PALMER, Sr.
6.John YEARSLEY - d. 1708; imm. from Middlewich, England to Thornbury,
Chester Co., PA in 1700.
7.Elizabeth ________ - d. 3mo, 25, 1728; imm. from Middlewich, England to
Thornbury, Chester Co., PA in 1700.
Children of John & Elizabeth:
a.John m. Sarah Conway, 1710
b.Elizabeth m. Moses Key, 12mo, 18, 1701
c.Martha [#3 above]
d.Ann m. Jacob Vernon, 5mo, 1701
e.Hannah m. Peter Hatton, 1mo, 13, 1717
f.Sarah, d. young in England
The land on which [John & Elizabeth] settled was part of a tract of 1350
acres surveyed to John Simcock in 1684; John Yearsley purchased 500 acres of
this by deed of 4 mo. 10, 1701, and John Yearsley, Jr. obtained 254 acres 1
mo., 27, 1710, probably in the settlement of his fathers estate. Portions
of this land have remained in the family until the present time (1900).
Reference: A Genealogical Record of the Descendants of John and Mary
Palmer of Concord, Chester (Now Delaware) County, Pa., by Lewis Palmer,
Any connections?? Any further information, or a referral to any other
references that pertain to this line, would be *greatly* appreciated!
Jeff Palmer - (Formerly )
From: Glen A.Yearsley [mailto:]
Sent: Sunday, October 14, 2001 9:22 AM
Subject: [YEA] Yearsley List Update ..
Hello Everyone ....
A brief note to mention that we now have 18 members on the Surname YEARSLEY
Rootsweb list. There are 4 on Digest mode and 14 on Mail mode.
Our newest member, added yesterday, is Jim Palmer of the USA, Welcome Jim !
Excerpts from his mail to me are listed below. If you have any connections
with these surnames, please contact Jim direct at:
Please also copy to the list so that others may also benefit in the sharing
of new information.
< I'm in the U.S. I had one line ( Surnames:
& Jones) of Loyalists and others which went through Ontario (Bertie Twp. and
Coldstream ) before returning to the States. >
>From a rainy and windy ..
Cambridge , Ontario, Canada
Glen A. Yearsley
Yearsley List Administrator