Byberry Waltons Vol 1, Norman Walton Swayne,1958 Data Pages Scanned from Original Text
From Byberry Waltons, Volume I, 1958, by Norman Walton Swayne, Page 60
THOMAS WALTON , born 8.20.1721, died 2.17.1796, son of 34 Jeremiah Walton & Elizabeth Walmsley of Hatboro in what later was Montgomery Co., Pa., married 12.26.1751 at Westbury Mtg on Long Island, N. Y., Mary Titus, born 3.8.1725, died 3.6.1805, 9th and last born of children of Silas Titus & Sarah Height of that meeting. Both births and their marriage are from Westbury Mtg, their deaths from Horsham Mtg, near where they settled. The Titus Family in America also gives her birth, marriage and parents as above. Abington Mtg says 12.30.1754 Thomas had a certificate in order that he might merry a Friend belonging to Westbury Mtg on Long Island. It appears that this might make him late for the wedding. 30th 10th mo 1775 the same meeting says Thomas, believed to be this one, manumitted a Negro. Thomas is on tax lists of Mannor of Moor?land 1769, 220 acres 5 horses 4 cattle one servant tax 27.3.8, 1774, 200 acres 3 horses 5 cattle tax 22.11.4, 1779 8 tax 25, also 1779 d tax 6.5.0, 1780 valuation 6900 tax 172.10.0, 1782 valuation 1079 tax 6.5.10, 1783, 200 acres 2 horses 2 cattle 7 sheep one servant. In the 1790 census Thomas of Moreland Twp was head of a family of two males over 16 and three females. The will of Thomas of Moreland Twp, drawn 1.6.1796, proved in Montgomery Co. March 5, 1796, named wife Mary, son Thomas to have house and farm purchased of ~Samuel Preston Moore and William Walton, sons Jeremiah and Silas, daughter Sarah not married, daughters Elizabeth, Mary, Phebe and Anne. The will of Mary of Upper Dublin Twp, drawn 6.10.1799, proved in Montgomery Co. Apr. 11, 3.805, named the same sons as in that of Thomas, grandson John Walton son of Thomas, daughters Elizabeth Jones, Mary Bond, Phebe Shoemaker, Amy Clark, son in law Daniel Shoemaker. 5.26.1792 Thomas of Moorland & wife Mary deeded to son Silas Walton 96 acres at the edge of Hatboro rec?d 6.10.1763 from Thomas? brothers Jeremiah & wife Mary and Jacob & wife Mary in partition of their father?s 343 acres or more. Births of these nine children are from the Joseph Solomon Walton Ma:
301 Sarah b 11.3.1755 d prob. by 1799 alive 1796 not married
302 Elizabeth b 1757 m 1792 Isaac Jones b 1744 d 1827
303 Mary b 1759 d 1845 m 1778 Benjamin Bond b 1742 d 1826
304 Silas b 1761 d 1824 m 17814. Phebe Parry b 1760 d 1838
305 Phebe b 1763 m 1785 Daniel Shoemaker b 1752
306 Martha b 8.14.1764 d prob. by 1796 not married
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