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Zachariah Goforth

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Zachariah Goforth
Born in Knedlington, Yorkshire, Englandmap
Husband of — married in , Philadelphia, PAmap
Died in Philadelphia, PAmap
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User ID: 83A414A5583711D5A469C4B49C745B286DAE


Note

Note: HISTORY: He was arrested in Philadelphia in 1691 for cutting trees on public domain. He moved to Kent County, in what is now Delaware where he became a land owner and prominent citizen. His descendants have lived there for at least 100 years.
====> MINUTE BOOK "E" BOOK OF MINUTES OF THE PROPRIETARIES COMMENCING FROM THE 7TH OF THE 12TH MONTH, 1689-90, AND ENDING THE 21ST OF THE 1ST MON., 1691. RECEIVED OF SECRETARY PETERS AND RECORDED THE 21ST DAY OF JULY, 1759, BY ME, JO'N HUGHES.
At a meeting of the commiss'rs the 9th of Jan'y 1691-2.
Present, Wm. Markham, Rob't Turner, John Goodson.
Samuel Atkins, as Atturney for Basilion Foster and John Haslegrove, purchaser, Requests Warr't for the takeing up the remainder of their purchase in the county of Philad'a and also their liberty land.
Evan Oliver informs that Rich'd Jennett, Miles Goforth and Zachariah Goforth hath cut down several trees from of the proprietor's land near the town of Philadelphia. Ordered that a Warr't be made by the Commiss'rs that they may be brought before them to answer the tresspass. Warr't was made and signed by Wm. Markham, Robert Turner, John Goodson.
The aforementioned Warr't was Executed by Joseph Ambler and the three persons brought before the Secretary, who Clared the two Goforths upon their father's passing his word for their not hereafter Cuting wood on the proprietor's land, &c., But Rich'd Jennett being very insolent in his behaviour before the secretary upon his examination was committed untill he shall find Security for his good behaviour or till he be Delivered by due Course of Law.
WILL: Goforth, Zachariah.Admin. of, to Zachariah Goforth, Jr. Aug. 3, 1736. Arch. vol. A19, page 104. Reg. of Wills, Liber H, folio 128.
----Calendar of Kent County Delaware Probate Records 1680 - 1800
page 79


Ancestral File Number

Ancestral File Number: 39F7-VH


Burial

Burial:
Place: , Philadelphia, PA

Biography

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Death

Death: Y
Date: 1736
Place: Kent, Delaware, USA
Age: 60-61

UPD

UPD 30 DEC 2010 21:05:37 GMT -0600

Record ID Number

Record ID Number: MH:I619

User ID

User ID: DD8C0D37-4983-4F89-A85F-B7A3D5357A0D

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  • WikiTree profile Goforth-103 created through the import of ecaea6_9334640eyc7c4na4b2hey2.ged on Nov 22, 2011 by Rick Bennett. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Rick and others.




Biography

This biography is a rough draft. It was auto-generated by a GEDCOM import and needs to be edited.

Sources

  • WikiTree profile Goforth-41 created through the import of The Sammons Family Tree.ged on Jun 9, 2011 by Steve Sammons. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Steve and others.
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