||Mary (Clayton) Beals was a part of William Penn's Pennsylvania Settlers community.|
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Mary was born to parents William and Prudence (Lanckford) Clayton in 1665 in Rumboldswyke Parish, Sussex. She was a twin to her (slightly) younger sister Elizabeth. Prudence migrated to Pennsylvania with her family in 1677 and married John Beals. Together they had seven children. Mary died and was buried in Chester, Pennsylvania.
Alternate date of marriage 1 November 1682 (unsourced, "M1") - further research on marriage date is warranted.
i. John Beals Jr., b. 20 January 1686 in Aston Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. The Chester Monthly Meeting minutes record his marriage to Sarah Bowater, on 14 September 1711. Sarah was born on 17 August 1711 to parents Thomas and Sarah (Edge) Bowater. John and Sarah moved to Monocacy, Maryland in 1725. Some years later they moved to the Fairfax Monthly Meeting in Frederick County, Virginia.
ii. William Beals
iii. Jacob Beals
iv. Mary Beals
v. Grace Beals
Mary died on 26 December 1726 in Nottingham, Chester County, Pennsylvania. She was buried in the Huntington Quaker Meeting House Cemetery.ef name=grave/>
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On 23 Jul 2018 at 00:14 GMT SJ Baty wrote:
I have stared a discussion thread for the merging of Clayton-149 with Clayton-4273 and merging Mickel-14 and Mickel-58. https://www.wikitree.com/g2g/636386/prudence-lanckford-and-prudence-mickel
On 8 Mar 2018 at 19:05 GMT SJ Baty wrote:
Please see: http://www.k7mex.com/books/HuntBookComplete.pdf page 210
source: “The Parentage of William Clayton, Quaker Immigrant to Pennsylvania: A Correction,” The Genealogist 4 (1983): 169-73.
On 19 Jan 2018 at 02:07 GMT Dave Ellenwood wrote:
On 1 May 2016 at 18:41 GMT M (McQueen) M wrote:
On 10 Dec 2015 at 12:08 GMT Carol (Winton) Keeling wrote:
On 2 Apr 2015 at 19:13 GMT Marcie (Miller) Monaco wrote:
His mother died before he was a teenager, and in 1653 he married Prudence Lanckford, a daughter of William Lanckford, in St Pancras, London. Clayton became a carpenter by trade and a follower of the Quaker religion.
On 19 May 2014 at 21:00 GMT Jack Templeton wrote:
Further search looks like she married a Mickel 1st who died shortly after that marriage.There's still a question - was Prudence's father Robt Lankford or Robt Miller? My head is still spinning & would love to know who's who.
On 27 Mar 2014 at 18:13 GMT Bob Fields wrote:
On 27 Mar 2014 at 17:59 GMT Bob Fields wrote:
Mary is 11 degrees from SJ Baty, 18 degrees from Orville Redenbacher and 14 degrees from Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.