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Ezekiel Shoemaker

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  • Name  Ezekiel Shoemaker 
    Born  28 Mar 1739  Cheltenham, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  18 Dec 1816  Abington MM, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I16451  My Genealogy
    Last Modified  5 Jan 2013 

    Father  Richard Shoemaker,   b. 26 Feb 1707, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1790, Gwynedd, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Agnes Cleaver,   b. 1710, Germantown, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1757, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  27 Jan 1732  Abington MM, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F5319  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Ann Williams,   b. 19 Jul 1742, Gwynedd, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1853, Fairfax, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  10 Nov 1761  Gwynedd mm, Montgomery, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • 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

    Family 2  Hannah Ambler,   b. 28 Nov 1734, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1824, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  28 Apr 1767  Gwynedd mm, Montgomery, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Last Modified  8 Oct 2007 
    Family ID  F4253  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Mar 1739 - Cheltenham, 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 MapsMarried - 28 Apr 1767 - Gwynedd mm, Montgomery, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Dec 1816 - Abington MM, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
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  • 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).

    2. [S113] Gwynedd Monthly Meeting, Vol V, William Wade Hinshaw, (Selby Publishing Company, 1990), Page 168 (Reliability: 3), 7 Jan 2006.

    3. [S113] Gwynedd Monthly Meeting, Vol V, William Wade Hinshaw, (Selby Publishing Company, 1990), Page 6 (Reliability: 3).