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Ann Williams

Female 1742 - 1853


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  • Name  Ann Williams 
    Born  19 Jul 1742  Gwynedd, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Female 
    Died  8 Nov 1853  Fairfax, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I15806  My Genealogy
    Last Modified  25 Dec 2013 

    Father  John Williams,   b. 4 Oct 1716, Gwynedd mm, Montgomery, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1780 
    Mother  Jane Naylor,   b. 10 Jan 1718, Gwynedd, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married  25 Jan 1740  Gwynedd mm, Montgomery, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F4080  Group Sheet

    Family  Ezekiel Shoemaker,   b. 28 Mar 1739, Cheltenham, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1816, Abington MM, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  10 Nov 1761  Gwynedd mm, Montgomery, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • 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.
    Children 
     1. Joseph Shoemaker,   b. 16 Aug 1762, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1823, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Ann Shoemaker,   b. 11 Mar 1764, Gwynedd mm, Montgomery, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Richard Shoemaker,   b. 26 Jan 1771, Gwynedd mm, Montgomery, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1837
    Last Modified  5 Jan 2013 
    Family ID  F4151  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Jul 1742 - Gwynedd, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 10 Nov 1761 - Gwynedd mm, Montgomery, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Nov 1853 - Fairfax, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S113] Gwynedd Monthly Meeting, Vol V, William Wade Hinshaw, (Selby Publishing Company, 1990), Page 197 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [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).