John Routledge
(1676-1725)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Margaret Dalton

John Routledge

  • Born: 11 Jun 1676, Bewcastle, Cumberland, England 2215
  • Marriage (1): Margaret Dalton 9 May 1701 in Falls Township, Bucks Co., PA 2213,2214
  • Died: Jul 1725, Langhorne Borough, Bucks Co., PA at age 49
  • Buried: 23 Jul 1725, Langhorne Borough, Bucks Co., PA 2216

bullet   FamilySearch ID: 3FNX-TYH. Find a Grave ID: 167896462.

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bullet  General Notes:

Evidently removed to the Middletown MM in 1711 per the certificate granted to him, his wife and family that year. Was an elder in the Quaker community. Records show him attending quarterly and yearly meetings in Philadelphia.

bullet  Research Notes:

See pages 145 ff of http://www.familysearch.org/library/books/idurl/1/429391 for extensive information and location of wills.

in 1725 Mary Routledge was granted a certificate to the Falls MM. Not sure who this might be. Margaret returning? or another daughter?

John Rutledge appears in the index of Births 1728-1935 to be on page 49 (see Middletown MM > Births 1728-1935).Have looked through this 51 image scratched microfilm and page 49 appears to be missing.

Wills: also indexed in http://files.usgwarchives.net/pa/bucks/wills/willabstbk1.txt
Found: -use link
ROUTLEDGE,JOHNNeshaminey Creek.1st. mo.,10th day, 1721 1.86.
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QSQ-G99B-2Y3Z?i=67

ROUTLEDGE,MARGARETNO LOCATION GIVEN.February 9, 1735.1.228.
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-899B-2TZG?i=140

"Pennsylvania Probate Records, 1683-1994," images, FamilySearch > Bucks > Wills 1713-1759 vol 1-2
Gives many names 2212

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bullet  Events

Certificate: to Middletown MM, 4 May 1711, Falls Township, Bucks Co., PA. 2212 Falls MM - John [Rutledge] & w., Margaret, & fam, get (abbreviation for granted certificate) Middletown MM

Received: Middletown MM, 4 Aug 1711, Middletown, Bucks Co., PA. 2217

Memorial: Also Mary Routledge. 2218 Also on his Find-a-Grave memorial but not the section below on Mary Routledge.

Cemetery: Middletown Friends Cemetery: Langhorne Borough, Bucks Co., PA.

Will: Proved July 30th 1725, 21 May 1724, Bucks Co., PA. 2219 Dated: "twenty first Day of the third Month in the year of our Lord One Thousand and Seven Hundred Twenty four."
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QSQ-G99B-2Y3Z?i=67

Leaves one-half to wife Margaret and the other half to his seven children to be divided equally after the one cow to his son Jon.

Memorial: from the Wrightstown Meeting, 1757. 2220 Image also posted to his Find-a-Grave memorial


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John married Margaret Dalton 9 May 1701 in Falls Township, Bucks Co., PA 2213.,2214 (Margaret Dalton was born 16 Aug 1681 in Pembrey, Carmarthenshire, Wales,2221 died 29 Apr 1735 in Southampton, Bucks Co., PA 2221 and was buried in Langhorne Borough, Bucks Co., PA.)


bullet  Marriage Notes:

Marriage and witnesses are at Ancestry.com. U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935 > PA > Bucks > Falls MM > Falls Copy Births, Deaths and Marriages > image 15. (one witness was Wm Routledge)



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