Thomas Walmsley1,2

M, #2125
  • Marriage*: 13 November 1665; Yorkshire, England; Married 9 mo 13 d 1665 "at the house of Jane Walne, Slaine Merrow, Yorkshire...At the time of his marriage, Thomas Walmsley was of Wadington Eaves. He and his wife were of Bolland Meeting, Settle Monthly Meeting, Yorkshire."; Principal:Elizabeth Rudd3
  • Burial*: 11 January 1682/83; Bucks Co., Pennsylvania; "Thomas Walmsley buried 11th day of the eleventh month 1682" [1682/83 from context]4
Last Edited: 4 Apr 2012

Family:

Elizabeth Rudd
  • Marriage*: 13 November 1665; Yorkshire, England; Married 9 mo 13 d 1665 "at the house of Jane Walne, Slaine Merrow, Yorkshire...At the time of his marriage, Thomas Walmsley was of Wadington Eaves. He and his wife were of Bolland Meeting, Settle Monthly Meeting, Yorkshire."; Principal:Elizabeth Rudd3

Children:

Margaret Walmsley9 b. 11 Aug 1666, d. 1682
Mary Walmsley9 b. 9 Feb 1669, d. 1682
Henry Walmsley9 b. 25 Jul 1671
Thomas Walmsley+ 9 b. 24 Dec 1673, d. 17 Oct 1754
Elizabeth Walmsley9 b. 6 Apr 1676
Rosamond Walmsley9 b. 23 Feb 1679, d. 1682

Notes

  • Immigration*: 1682; Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania
  • Note*: A certificate of removal from the Settle MM, dated 7th of 4th month 1682 lists names a list of persons removing to Pennsylvania, including Thomas Walmsley, Elisabeth his wife six children, as quoted by Roberts.
    Per McCracken this group sailed on the Lamb of Liverpool, which loaded 26 June 1682 and arrived 22 Oct 1682.
    See biographical sketch in Comley.5,6,7
  • Note: Compiler's abstract of "The Administration Granted on Thomas Walmsley's Estate" PGSP 1(1898):202-3:
    Letters of administration were granted 10th day 10th mo 1684 to Elizabeth Walmsley of Neshaminah upon the estate of her late husband Thomas Walmsley of Bucks county. She attested to an inventory appraised by James Dillworth and David Davis valued at £27.10.00, including 250 acres of land not appraised. The livestock consisted of one mare, two heifers and one sow and pigs.8

Citations

  1. [S23] Ancestry of Clarence V. Roberts & Frances A. (Walton) Roberts : comprising a chart and sketches of some fifty-six ancestral families who settled mostly in or near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. by Clarence V. Roberts. Published 1940 by the compiler; printers Wm. F. Fell, Phila., p. 282-283.
  2. [S414] 'Sketches of the History of Byberry, in the County of Philadelphia with biographical notices of some of the first settlers and other distinguished inhabitants of the neighbourhood' by Isaac Comly. Written between 1810 & 1827. Published as a chapter in 'Memoirs of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Vol 2', p. 165-203. [Available on Google books via http://www.archive.org/details/memoirshistoric06penngoog], p. 182-3.
  3. [S23] Ancestry of Clarence V. Roberts & Frances A. (Walton) Roberts : comprising a chart and sketches of some fifty-six ancestral families who settled mostly in or near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. by Clarence V. Roberts. Published 1940 by the compiler; printers Wm. F. Fell, Phila., p. 282. citing "English Friends' Records, Quarterly Meeting of Yorkshire, Marriages to 1725."
  4. [S439] Society of Friends, Middletown Monthly Meeting, Bucks Co. Pa. Historical Society of Pennsylvania. FHL Microfilm 388,585., Item 1, 'Quarterly record of births & deaths for Bucks County beginning in 1680', p. 173.
  5. [S23] Ancestry of Clarence V. Roberts & Frances A. (Walton) Roberts : comprising a chart and sketches of some fifty-six ancestral families who settled mostly in or near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. by Clarence V. Roberts. Published 1940 by the compiler; printers Wm. F. Fell, Phila., p. 282.
  6. [S501] The Welcome Claimants Proved, Disproved and Doubtful, With an Account of Some of Their Descendants. by George E. McCracken. Genealogical Publ. 1970 Baltimore. [google: McCracken 'Welcome Claimants'], p. 19-25.
  7. [S414] 'Sketches of the History of Byberry, in the County of Philadelphia with biographical notices of some of the first settlers and other distinguished inhabitants of the neighbourhood' by Isaac Comly. Written between 1810 & 1827. Published as a chapter in 'Memoirs of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Vol 2', p. 165-203. [Available on Google books via http://www.archive.org/details/memoirshistoric06penngoog], p. 182-183.
  8. [S387] 'A Registry of All Wills, Letters of Administrations and the Names of Executors, Guardians and Trustees in The County of Bucks in the Providence of Pennsylvania; Begun...1684', publ. in Publications of the Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania [PGSP], vol 1, No 4 (December, 1898), pp. 200-224.
  9. [S23] Ancestry of Clarence V. Roberts & Frances A. (Walton) Roberts : comprising a chart and sketches of some fifty-six ancestral families who settled mostly in or near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. by Clarence V. Roberts. Published 1940 by the compiler; printers Wm. F. Fell, Phila., p. 282, citing 'English Friends' Records, Yorkshire Births, M to Z."