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Richard Woodward, III

Male Abt 1718 - 1760  (~ 42 years)


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  • Name Richard Woodward  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Suffix III 
    Born Abt 1718  West Bradford, Chester Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    AFN M5JZ-RL 
    Name Richard Woodward Jr. 
    Residence 1725  Bradford Twp, Chester Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 1760 
    Person ID I1607  default
    Last Modified 22 Aug 2006 

    Father Richard Woodward, Jr.,   b. Abt 1673, Acton Parish, Cheshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1752, West Bradford, Chester Co, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Mother Deborah Stanfield,   b. Abt 1680, Marple Twp, Chester Co, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1737, West Bradford Twp, Chester Co, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 56 years) 
    Married From 12 Nov 1701 to Dec 1701  Concord Mtg, Concordville, Chester Co, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Notes 
    Married:
    • CHILDREN: Ancestral File lists two additional children: --Sarah (b.~1703 at West Bradford, d. 28 Nov 1769 at East Bradford), md. Evan Jones 22 Dec 1726 of East Bradford
      --Jane (b.6 Sep 1706 at West Bradford, d. at East Marbough), md. (1) Joseph Hayes 26 Oct 1727 at Kennett, (2) William Wickersham
    Family ID F697  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Abigail Hayes 
    Married 3 Nov 1755  Old Swedes Church, Wilmington, New Castle Co, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2007 
    Family ID F788  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • NAME: Although Richard is the 3rd Richard Woodward, he was referred to as "Junior," likely due to his grandfather of the same name passing away so young.

  • 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).

    2. [S409] USGenWeb, PAGenWeb Project, ([online] www.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/pa/) (Reliability: 3).
      Bradford Twp, Chester Co, PA 1725 Tax List = "Richard Woodward Jun'r" (neighbor is father, Richard Woodward)

    3. [S86] Woodward Genealogy, Holder, Nadine, ([online] http://freepages.family.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mygermanfamilies/Woodward.html) (Reliability: 3).
      Richard was dismissed at Bradford Monthly Meeting on 3/18/1756 for marrying one too nearly related, Abigail, his niece.

    4. [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 143 (Reliability: 3).
      Bradford Monthly Meeting Minutes: 18th of 3rd mo, 1756. Richard Woodward Junr. disowned for mar. to one too nearly related [his niece]

    5. [S86] Woodward Genealogy, Holder, Nadine, ([online] http://freepages.family.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mygermanfamilies/Woodward.html) (Reliability: 3).
      Richard and Deborah are assumed to have married sometime in the 11th and 12th months 1701