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Mary Mendenhall

Female 1670 - 1728  (58 years)


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  • Name Mary Mendenhall  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Born 1670  Mildenhall, Ramsbury, Wiltshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    AFN G953-CW 
    Immigration 1683  Chester Co, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 4 Oct 1728  East Caln, Chester Co, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 1741  Concord Mtg Burial Ground, Concordville, Delaware Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1666  default
    Last Modified 1 Feb 2007 

    Father Thomas Mildenhall, III,   b. 1630, Marridge Hill, Wiltshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1682, Marridge Hill, Wiltshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Mother Joane Stroud,   b. 16 May 1631, Baydon, Wiltshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jun 1690, Wiltshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 12 Aug 1649  Aldbourne, Wiltshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family ID F752  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nathaniel Newlin, Sr.,   b. 18 Dec 1665, Mountmellick Mtg, Mountmellick, Leix, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1729, Concord, Chester Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 17 Feb 1685  Concord Friends Meeting, Concord, Chester Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9, 10
    Notes 
    Married:
    • MARRIAGE: Ancestral File lists marriageplace as "Concords Friends Meeting, Concordville, Delaware, Pennsylvania."
    Children 
     1. Jemima Newlin,   b. 19 Dec 1685, Concord, Chester Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1723, Thornburg, Chester Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
     2. Elizabeth Newlin,   b. 3 Mar 1687, Concord, Chester Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1723, Kennett, Chester Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)
     3. Nicholas Newlin,   b. 19 May 1689, Concordville, Chester Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1768, Concord, Chester Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    +4. Nathaniel Newlin, Jr.,   b. 19 Mar 1690, Concord, Chester Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1732, Concord, Chester Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
    +5. John Newlin,   b. 28 Feb 1691, Concord, Chester Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1753, Concord, Chester Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     6. Keziah Newlin,   b. 22 Feb 1696, Concord, Chester Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Mary Newlin,   b. 12 Apr 1697, Concord, Chester Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2007 
    Family ID F857  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Concord Meeting [26 Mar 2006]
    Concord Meeting [26 Mar 2006]
    Photo of Concord Meeting at Concordville, Pennsylvania, originally established in 1686. Concord Meeting was an important part in the Mendenhall and Woodward family history. Richard Woodward Jr married his first two wives (Esther DAVIS, Deborah STANFIELD) in 1695 and 1701. John Mendenhall Sr married his second wife, Esther MADDOCK Dix, at this meeting in 1708. Aaron Mendenhall Sr married his first wife, Rose PIERSON here in 1715. Taken by Chad G. Nichols

    Documents
    Intent to Marry [13 Feb 1685]
    Intent to Marry [13 Feb 1685]
    Intent to Marry of Nathaniel Newlin & Mary MENDENHALL at the Chichester Monthly Meeting; Due to the calendaring system it is possible the date is incorrect
    Mildenhall Map [~1889]
    Mildenhall Map [~1889]
    Map of Mildenhall, Wiltshire, England, circa 1889. Both the Martin and Mendenhall Families resided in this town
    Mildenhall Aerial Map [~2002]
    Mildenhall Aerial Map [~2002]
    Aerial map of Mildenhall, Wiltshire, England, circa 2002; The Martin and Mendenhall Families resided in this town
    Marriage Record [17 Feb 1685]
    Marriage Record [17 Feb 1685]
    Marriage record of Nathaniel Newlin, Sr., & Mary Mendenhall at Concord Friends Meeting, Concord, Chester, Pennsylvania

    Headstones
    Unmarked Grave
    Unmarked Grave

    Histories
    History
    History
    "The 17th Century Mendenhalls in Concord, Pennsylvania." Source is Smith's, "History of Delaware County, Pennsylvania." Transcription and minor editions by Chad G. Nichols.

  • Notes 
    • BIRTH: Ancestral File lists birthyear "1662/1663."
      DEATH: Ancestral File lists deathplace "Concord, Concordville, Delaware, Pennsylvania."
      BURIAL: Ancestral File lists burialplace at "Concord Friends Burial Ground, Concordville, Delaware, Pennsylvania."

      The Mendenhall Family Association (MFA) lists the following historical notes about Nathaniel:

  • 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).
      Concord Mtg - 003441; Concord Mtg Burial Ground - 003442; Intent to Marry - 002458; Marriage Record - 001282; History - 001033; Mildenhall 1889 Map - 000378; Mildenhall 2002 Aerial Map - 000379

    2. [S34] Mendenhall Family Association (MFA), ([online] : http://www.mendenhall.org) (Reliability: 3).
      "Mary came to America, landing at Philadelphia, PA in 1682 the same year that her husband arrived from Ireland. Both settled in Concord, PA and were married two years later. She received an inheritance in 1700 of 125 acres of land on the south side of the Brandywine River from the estate of her brother, Moses."

    3. [S346] Family History Library Films, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Salt Lake City, UT : [Online index]), FHL 432022 (Reliability: 3).
      Concord Friends Meeting Records, Concordville, Delaware, Pennsylvania

    4. [S417] Personal Research & Library, Sandra Ferguson, ([email] ferg # intelos.com) (Reliability: 3).
      Mary arrived in Pennsylvania in 1683, with 2 of her brothers, John and Benjamin, and they were all members of the Quaker faith. Their parents were Thomas and Joan Strode Mendenhall, he from Maridge Hill, Wiltshire and she from Ramsbury. Mary reached PA at about the same time as her future husbanc, Nathaniel Newlin, and the 2 married 2 years after their arrival. They had the following children; Nathaniel, Jemima, Elizabeth, Nicholas, John, Keziah and Mary.

    5. [S415] Ancestral File (R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1987, June 1998, data as of 5 January 1998).

    6. [S218] Personal Research & Library, Raymond L. Maris, Maris, Raymond L., ([online] http://www.maris.net [email] raymond # maris.net, (change # to @)) (Reliability: 3).
      Lists birth year 1660

    7. [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).
      According to Ted Holz, Thomas MENDENHALL and Joane STROUD were married in the Aldbourne Parish Church in Wiltshire, England 12 Aug 1649. Information posted at http://mendenhall.8m.com/Aldbourne.html

    8. [S31] Marriage Announcement Source Media Type: Card (Reliability: 3).
      At a monthly meeting held at Chichester the 13th of the 2on m 1685 Nathaniel Nulin And Mary Mendinghall declareth their intention of marriage the second time to each other the meeting being satisfied as in Respect to their Claruos(?) has Left to them freedom to proseed according to the good order of truth.
      Photo & transcription by Chad G. Nichols 6 Jan 2006

    9. [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?), P 1 (Reliability: 3).
      Nathaniel Newlin, yeoman, and Mary Mendenhall, spinster, both of Concrd, m. 17th of 2nd mo, 1685 at the house of Nicholas Newlin in Concord

    10. [S411] Marriage Certificate or Record (Reliability: 3).
      Whereas Nathaniel Newlin, yeoman, and Mary Mendenhall, spinster, both of the township of Concord in the county of Chester in the province of Pennsylvania having declared their intentions of taking each other as husband and wife before several public meetings of the people of God called Quakers according to the good order used amongst them, those proceedings therein after deliberate consideration thereof and consent of parties and relations concerned being approved by the said meetings.
      Now these are to certify all whom it may concern that for the full determination of their said intentions this seventeenth day of the second month called April in the year one thousand six hundred eighty five they the said Nathaniel Newlin and Mary Mendenhall appeared in a public and solemn assembly set together for that end and purpose at the house of Nicholas Newlin in Concord aforesaid according to the example of the holy men of God recorded in the scripture of truth, he the said Nathaniel Newlin, taking the said Mary Mendenhall by the hand did openly declare as followeth viz:
      I, Nathaniel Newlin, do in the presence of God and you, his people, take Mary Mendenhall to be my wife, promising to be to her a faithful husband until death separate us and then and there in the said assembly the said Mary Mendenhall did in like manner declare as followeth, viz:
      I, Mary Mendenhall, in the presence of God and you, his people, take Nathaniel Newlin to be my husband promising to be to him a faithful wife until death separate us and the said Nathaniel Newlin and Mary Mendenhall as a further confirmation thereof did then and there to these presents set their hands.
      Nathaniel Newlin (signed) Mary Newlin (signed).
      Transcription by Mendenhall Family Association (MFA). Mary and Nathaniel were married at the home of Nathaniel's father. The couple had declared their marriage intentions at the two previous sessions of Chichester Monthly Meeting.