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Aaron Mendenhall, Jr.

Male 1729 - 1813  (84 years)


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  • Name Aaron Mendenhall  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 13 Jul 1729  East Caln, Chester Co, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    AFN 4W3Q-K8 
    Residence 1800  Mill Creek, New Castle Co, Delaware, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1810  Mill Creek, New Castle Co, Delaware, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 3 Oct 1813  Mill Creek Hnd, New Castle Co, Delaware, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Buried Hockessin, New Castle Co, Delaware, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1484  default
    Last Modified 10 Feb 2010 

    Father Aaron Mendenhall, Sr.,   b. 20 Nov 1690, East Caln, Chester Co, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1765, East Caln, Chester Co, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Rose Pierson,   b. 7 Apr 1693, East Caln, Chester Co, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1771, East Caln, Chester Co, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 16 Jun 1715  Concord Mtg, Concordville, Chester Co, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10, 11
    Family ID F655  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Woodward,   b. 11 Jun 1735, West Bradford, Chester Co, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. From 1800 to 1810, Mill Creek Hnd, New Castle Co, Delaware, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 11 Nov 1756  West Bradford, Chester Co, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Children 
    +1. James Aaron Mendenhall,   b. 3 Jun 1763, Mill Creek, New Castle Co, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1839, Mill Creek, New Castle Co, Delaware, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     2. William Mendenhall,   b. 1764, Mill Creek, New Castle Co, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1833  (Age 69 years)
    +3. Abraham Mendenhall,   b. 28 Mar 1766, Mill Creek Hnd, New Castle Co, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1833, Mill Creek Hnd, New Castle Co, Delaware, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
    +4. John Mendenhall,   b. 3 Feb 1768, Mill Creek, New Castle Co, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1830, Mill Creek, New Castle Co, Delaware, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     5. Sarah Mendenhall,   b. 15 Jan 1770, Mill Creek, New Castle Co, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1833  (Age 63 years)
    +6. Hannah Mendenhall,   b. 1 Jan 1772, Mill Creek, New Castle Co, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1831, New Castle Co, Delaware, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2007 
    Family ID F639  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    1810 U.S. Census
    1810 U.S. Census
    Mill Creek, New Castle, Delaware: "James Mendenhall," Aaron Mendenhall," & "Abram Mendenhall" families
    1800 U.S. Census
    1800 U.S. Census
    1800 U.S. Census - Mill Creek, New Castle Co, Delaware: Aaron Mendenhall Jr., James Mendenhall, Abraham Mendenhall

  • Notes 
    • 1790 CENSUS: It is expect Aaron resided at New Castle Co, Delaware at the time of the census. All Delaware records have been lost for this particular census, so to verify Aaron's location is impossible.

  • Sources 
    1. [S756] Nichols Online Library, Digital Documents Researched and Scanned by Chad Nichols & Relatives, Nichols, Chad G., (Catalogue of over 40,000 relatives with more than 5,000 of them having documentation to support their place in the family tree. Some recent generation surnames include Anderson, Broman, Campbell, Cloward, Conder, Dutson, Ericksen, Farmer, Holyoak, Kump, Kylen, Mendenhall, Nichols, Nielson, O'Donnell, Richardson, Roberts, Shelley, Stone, and Walker. Most ancestors are from England, Denmark, Sweden, and Germany. [online] www.nicholslibrary.org 7783 S 4950 W West Jordan, UT 84081 USA) (Reliability: 3).
      1800 U.S. Census - 000677; 1810 U.S. Census - 000682

    2. [S490] 1800 United States Federal Census, United States. Bureau of the Census. 2nd Census, 1800, (Washington [District of Columbia] : National Archives and Records Administration Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), P 203 (Reliability: 3).
      Mill Creek, New Castle, Delaware - Aaron Mendenhall Household, immediately next-door to sons, Abraham & James:
      --1 male < 10 yrs (?)
      --1 male 16 to 25 yrs (John)
      --1 male 45+ yrs (Aaron)
      --1 female 10 to 15 yrs (?)
      --1 female 16 to 25 yrs (Hannah)
      --1 female 45+ yrs (Mary)

    3. [S22] 1810 United States Federal Census, United States. Bureau of the Census. 3rd Census, 1810, (Washington [District of Columbia] : National Archives and Records Administration Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), P 226 (Reliability: 3).
      Mill Creek, New Castle, Delaware - Aaron Mendenhall family; neighbors are sons, Abraham and James:
      --1 male under 10 yrs
      --1 male 26-44 yrs
      --1 male 45+ yrs (Aaron)
      --1 female 10-16 yrs
      --1 female 16-25 yrs
      --1 other free person

    4. [S34] Mendenhall Family Association (MFA), ([online] : http://www.mendenhall.org) (Reliability: 3).
      d. 3 Oct 1813
      bur. Hockessin, Delaware

      General George Washington had 11,000 men on the Brandywine River near where Aaron lived. They were pitted against a force 18,000 British soldiers under the leadership of General Howe. Aaron was 48 at the time and came to the aid of Washington but to no avail as Washington was forced to retreat.

    5. [S114] Early Church Records of Chester County, Pennsylvania, Volume 1: Quaker Records of Bradford Monthly Meeting, Reamy, Martha, (Westminster, Maryland : Willow Bend Books, 1994, 1996 (2000), 259 p.), P 138 (Reliability: 3).
      Bradford Monthly Meeting Minutes: 19th of 7th mo, 1751. William Bruce & Aaron Mendenhall Junr. for quarreling with each other & fighting and also suing each other at law

    6. [S114] Early Church Records of Chester County, Pennsylvania, Volume 1: Quaker Records of Bradford Monthly Meeting, Reamy, Martha, (Westminster, Maryland : Willow Bend Books, 1994, 1996 (2000), 259 p.), P 146 (Reliability: 3).
      Bradford Monthly Meeting Minutes: 17th of 11th mo, 1757. Aaron Mendenhall Junr. guilty of unseemly behaviour with Alice Simcock [adultry]. Disowned

    7. [S415] Ancestral File (R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1987, June 1998, data as of 5 January 1998) (Reliability: 3).
      b. 13 May 1729
      d. 10 Mar 1813
      bur. 13 Mar 1813 Mill Creek, New Castle, Delaware

    8. [S672] Wills of New Castle County, Delaware, 1682-1854, New Castle County, Delaware. Register of Wills, (Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1949 [FHL US/CAN 6539-45]) (Reliability: 3).
      Aaron Mendenhall, Will, 1813 Q 539
      [Research by Chad G. Nichols]

    9. [S756] Nichols Online Library, Digital Documents Researched and Scanned by Chad Nichols & Relatives, Nichols, Chad G., (Catalogue of over 40,000 relatives with more than 5,000 of them having documentation to support their place in the family tree. Some recent generation surnames include Anderson, Broman, Campbell, Cloward, Conder, Dutson, Ericksen, Farmer, Holyoak, Kump, Kylen, Mendenhall, Nichols, Nielson, O'Donnell, Richardson, Roberts, Shelley, Stone, and Walker. Most ancestors are from England, Denmark, Sweden, and Germany. [online] www.nicholslibrary.org 7783 S 4950 W West Jordan, UT 84081 USA) (Reliability: 3).
      Marriage Text - 000360

    10. [S411] Marriage Certificate or Record (Reliability: 3).
      Whereas, Aaron Mendenhall of Caine in the County of Chester in the Province of Pennsylvania, Yeoman Son of John Mendenhall of Concord in the same County, And Rose Pierson Daughter of Thomas Pierson of the saint Township of Concord Having declared their Intentions of taking each other in marriage before several Monthly Meetings of the people called Quakers in Concord aforsed and Chichester in the said County according to the good order used amongst them whose preceedings therin after a deliberate consideration thereof (with regard unto the Righteous Law of God and Example of his People Recorded in the Scriptures of truth in that Case) were approved by the said Meetings, they appearing clear of all others.

      Now these are to certifie all whom it may concern that for the fall accomplishing of their intentions this Sixteenth day of the fourth Month called June in the Year according to the English Account One Thousand Seven Hundred and Fifteen, they the said Aaron Mendenhall taking the said Rose Pierson Appeared at a publique Meeting of the aforsed People and others met together for that purpose at their Public meeting House at Concord aforsd. And in a solemn Manner he the said Aaron Mendenhall taking the said Rose pierson by the hand did openly declare as followeth, Friends by the assistance of God and before this Assembly I take this my friend Rose Pierson to be my wife promising to be Unto her a faithfull and Loving husband till Death does us sepparat And then and there in said assembly ye said Rose Pierson did in like manner declare as followeth, friends In the Presence of God and before the assembly whome I desire to be my witnesses I take him my friend Aaron Mendenhall to be my husband promising to be unto him a loving and faithful wife till death separat Us. And the said Aaron Mendenhall and Rose Pierson (She according to the custom of Marriage assuming the name of her husband) as a Confirmation thereof did then and there these presents set their Hands, And we whose Names are herunto, bein present among among others at the solemnizing of the said marriage in manner aforsed as Witnesses to the Same have also Subscribed our Names the day and year above written.

      Aaron Mendenhall
      Rose Pierson
      (Transcription 2006 by Chad Nichols)

    11. [S110] Early Church Records of Delaware County, Pennsylvania, Volume 2, Peden, Henry C., Jr. M.A. & Launey, John Pitts, (Westminster, Maryland : Willow Bend Books, 199?) (Reliability: 3).
      [pp 231-32, 16 Jun 1715]
      Concord Monthly Meeting Addendum: Aaron Mendenhall of Caln, son of John and Elizabeth (Maris) Mendenhall of Concord, and Rose Pierson, dau of Thomas Pierson of Concord, m. 16th of 4th mo, 1715 at Concord Meeting House
      (Research by Chad G. Nichols)

    12. [S114] Early Church Records of Chester County, Pennsylvania, Volume 1: Quaker Records of Bradford Monthly Meeting, Reamy, Martha, (Westminster, Maryland : Willow Bend Books, 1994, 1996 (2000), 259 p.), P 53 (Reliability: 3).
      Bradford Monthly Meeting Marriages: Aaron Mendenhall, s/o Aaron Mendenhall and Rose his wife of Twp of East Caln, m. Mary Woodward, d/o William Woodward and Eliza his wife, of Twp. of West Bradford, 11th day, 11th mo, 1756. In attendance: Geo Carter, Thos Parke, Jas Marshall, Wm Clayton, Abigail Clayton, Jo Parke, Richard Buffington, Hannah Clayton, Jno Jones, Jno Whipopow, Philip Mendenhall, Jams Woodward, Martha Lewis, Richd Woodward, Ann Clayton, Abigail Woodward, Jno Jones, Jos Hawley, Stephen Harlan, Archibald McHenry, Robt Eachus, Hannah Evans, Benja Hawley Junr, Mary Hawley, Evan Jones, James Trimble, Natt Newlin, Lewis Lewis, Wm Hunt, Wm Kargan, hannah Worth, Geo Stalker, Henry Atherton Junr, James Kenny, Hannah Gibbons, Mary Ertrikan, Isaac Marshall, Mary Marshall, Jos. Gibbons, Mary Few, Moses Parker, Humphy Marshall, Richd Baker, Rachel Baker, Sarah Marshall, Jane Parke, Sarah Clayton, Elizh Marshall, Susanna Clayton, Ruth Jones, Sarah Marshall, Mary Vernon, Aaron Mendenhall, Mary Mendenhall, Aaron Mendenhall, William Woodward, Eliza Woodward, Mary Marshall, Rose Mendenhall, Abraham Marshall, James Mendenhall, Hannah Mendenhall, Elizabeth Kirk, Rose Packer, Lydia Mendenhall, Caleb Kirk, John Mendenhall, James Milleson, Grace Milleson, Sarah Mendenhall, Joshua Mendenhall, Ann Arnold