Robert Eastburn1,2

M, #2574, d. 24 September 1755
Last Edited: 27 Mar 2012

Family:

Sarah Preston d. 31 Aug 1752

Children:

Esther Eastburn+ 4 b. 27 Mar 1694, d. 18 Jun 1788
Benjamin Eastburn4 b. 15 Sep 1695
John Eastburn4 b. 12 Mar 1697
Mary Eastburn4 b. 17 Jan 1698
Samuel Eastburn4 b. 20 Apr 1702
Joseph Eastburn4 b. 21 Mar 1704
Sarah Eastburn4 b. 10 Feb 1706
twins Eastburn4 b. 8 Jun 1708
Robert Eastburn4 b. 7 Apr 1710
Elizabeth Eastburn1 b. a 1713

Notes

  • Name Variation: Robert Eastbourn
  • Name Variation: Robert Eastburne
  • Immigration*: 1714; Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania
  • Note*: Son of John Eastburn of Thwaites Kighley Parish, Yorkshire, England2
  • Note: "Robert and Sarah P. Eastburn brought a certificate from Brighouse Monthly Meeting of Friends, England, dated 12-6, 1713, which was accepted by Philadelphia Monthly Meeting of Friends.
    Robert and Sarah P. Eastburn removed their certificate to Abington in 1714, and back to Philadelphia in 1729.
    The date of marriage of Robert Eastburn and Sarah Preston, and the dates of birth of their ten children born in England have been obtained from the records of London Yearly Meeting of the Society of Friends.
    Robert Eastburn died 7-24, 1755.
    Sarah P. Eastburn died 8-31, 1752."1
  • Note: Abstract of will: Robert Taylor, of Philadelphia, clothier, dated 21 November 1752, proven 13 October 1755.
    Names sons John (eldest), Samuel & Robert, daughters Sarah Thomas, Esther Livezey, wife of Jonathan Livezey, and Elizabeth Clark, wife of David Clark, and grandsons Joseph Eastburn, son of Samuel, and Joseph Livesey, second son of Esther, and also unnamed children of daughter Elizabeth Clark. No real estate mentioned. Provisions to exclude David Clark. Executors Samuel Eastburn, Joseph Eastburn, Jonathan Livesey my son-in-law & Joseph Livesey. Witnesses Richard Peters, Robert Levers. Marked not signed.
    [Abstracted by the compiler. Viewed on FHL microfilm 21724, Philadelphia Wills, Book K, pp. 361-3]

Citations

  1. [S119] 'The Eastburn family : being a geneological [sic] and historical record of the descendants of John Eastburn ... and of Robert Eastburn...' by Hettie A. Walton and Eastburn Reeder. 1903 Intelligencer Co. Doylestown, Penna. [Available on Heritage Quest Nov 2009], p. 6.
  2. [S266] The Livezey Family; A Genealogical and Historical Record; assembled for The Livezey Association. by Charles Harper Smith. publ. 1934 Buchanan Co., Philadelphia, p. 26.
  3. [S126] Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Vol. II (Pa. & N.J.), Vol III (N.Y.). by William Wade Hinshaw. Originally published Ann Arbor, 1938. Reprinted Genealogical Publishing Co. Baltimore 1969., II:356, Philadelphia Monthly Meeting.
  4. [S119] 'The Eastburn family : being a geneological [sic] and historical record of the descendants of John Eastburn ... and of Robert Eastburn...' by Hettie A. Walton and Eastburn Reeder. 1903 Intelligencer Co. Doylestown, Penna. [Available on Heritage Quest Nov 2009], p. 6, citing records of London Yearly Meeting of the Society of Friends.