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Family: Ezekiel Shoemaker/Ann Williams (F4151)

m. 10 Nov 1761


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  • Father | Male
    Ezekiel Shoemaker

    Born  28 Mar 1739  Cheltenham, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  18 Dec 1816  Abington MM, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Married  10 Nov 1761  [1]  Gwynedd mm, Montgomery, Pennsylvania  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Hannah Ambler | F4253 
    Married  28 Apr 1767  Gwynedd mm, Montgomery, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Richard Shoemaker | F5319 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Agnes Cleaver | F5319 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Ann Williams

    Born  19 Jul 1742  Gwynedd, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  8 Nov 1853  Fairfax, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Father  John Williams | F4080 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Jane Naylor | F4080 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    Joseph Shoemaker

    Born  16 Aug 1762  Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  10 Jun 1823  Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Tacy Ambler | F4150 
    Married  31 May 1785  Gwynedd mm, Montgomery, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Female
    Ann Shoemaker

    Born  11 Mar 1764  Gwynedd mm, Montgomery, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 3 | Male
    Richard Shoemaker

    Born  26 Jan 1771  Gwynedd mm, Montgomery, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  10 Jul 1837   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Eleanor Roberts | F4152 
    Married  29 Oct 1793  Gwynedd mm, Montgomery, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Notes  Married:
    • WHEREAS, Ezekiel Shoemaker, son of Richard Shoemaker of Horsham, county of Philadelphia and province of Pennsylvania, and Ann Williams, daughter of John Williams, of the same place, having declared their intention of marriage with each other before several monthly meetings of the people called Quakers held at Gwynedd according to the good order used amongst Friends, and having consent of parents and of parties concerned in their intentions of marriage, was allowed of by the said meeting.
      Now THESE MAY CERTIFIE all whom it may concern that for the full accomplishment of their said intentions this tenth day of the Eleventh month in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and sixty-one, they the said Ezekiel Shoemaker and Ann Williams appeared in a public meeting of the said people at their meeting house at Gwynedd aforesaid and the said Ezekiel Shoemaker, taking the said Ann Williams by the hand, did in solemn manner openly declare that he took her the said Ann Williams to be his wife promising with God's assistance to be unto her a faithful and loving husband until death should separate them.
      And moreover they the said Ezekiel Shoemaker and Ann Williams, she according to the custom of marriage assuming the name of her husband, as a further confirmation thereof, did then and there to these presents set their hands. And we whose names are underwritten, being present at the solemnization of the said marriage and subscription, have as witnesses thereunto, set our hands the day and year above written. Daniel Morgan, Joseph Amber, Joseph Kenderdine, Isaac Jones, Elizabeth Jones, Humphrey Williams, David Davis, Evan Roberts, Jacob Jones, John Hickman, Margaret Hickman, Rachel Kenderdine, Henry Stiffield, Margaret Stiffield, Evan Jones, Elizabeth Gerret, Mary Gerret, Hannah Shoemaker, Joseph Naul, Harry Williams, Mary Williams, Ernmor Williams, Hannah Roberts, John Roberts, Joseph Shoemaker, Jonathan Shoemaker, Ellin Evans, Eliza Morgan, Richard Shoemaker, John Williams, Jane Williams, William Williams, George Shoemaker, Theophilus Williams, Agnes Shoemaker, Grace Shoemaker, Peter Cleaver, Thomas Kenderdine, Nathan Cleaver, Joseph Philips, Edward Ambler and others.

  • Sources 
    1. [S65] "A Genealogical History of the Jennings Families in England and America First to Third Generation.", (GenealogyLibrary.com, Family Tree Maker On-Line), Page 122 (Reliability: 3).