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Rebecca Mather

Female Abt 1700 - Aft 1763  (~ 64 years)


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  • Name Rebecca Mather  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born Abt 1700  Chester, Chester Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 1763 
    Person ID I1696  default
    Last Modified 27 Oct 2006 

    Father John Mather, Sr. 
    Family ID F3138  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Johann Georg von Löhr,   b. 16 Jul 1667, Birstein, Isenburg-Offenbach, Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1748, Marple Twp, Chester Co, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 25 Jan 1739  Christ Church, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Notes 
    Married:
    • MARRIAGE: Johann Georg & Rebecca were married at Christ's Church in Philadelphia
    Last Modified 20 Jun 2007 
    Family ID F3130  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 George Moore 
    Married Aft 1748 
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2007 
    Family ID F3137  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Jacob Fuls,   b. Abt 1690, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
    +1. Christiana Fuls,   b. Oct 1726,   d. 29 May 1815, Marple Twp, Delaware Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 88 years)
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2007 
    Family ID F3140  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Christ Church [24 Mar 2006]
    Christ Church [24 Mar 2006]
    Photo of the south side of Christ Church at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Dr. Bernardhus Van Leer and Mary BRANSON were married here in 1734. Johann Georg von Löhr and Rebecca MATHER were married here in 1738. Noah Wells and Mary HARRISON were married here in 1746. The church continues being open to the public daily 9AM-5PM and offers services Sundays at 9AM and 11AM and Wednesdays at 12PM. Taken by Chad G. Nichols
    Christ Church, Interior [24 Mar 2006]
    Christ Church, Interior [24 Mar 2006]
    Photo of the interior of Christ Church at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Dr. Bernardhus Van Leer and Mary BRANSON were married here in 1734. Johann Georg von Löhr and Rebecca MATHER were married here in 1738. Noah Wells and Mary HARRISON were married here in 1746. The pews are originals, #70 belong to Benjamin Franklin, #58/60 belonged to President George Washington, and another belonged to Betsy Ross. Taken by Chad G. Nichols

  • 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).
      Christ Church - 003342, 003343

    2. [S111] FamilySearch™ Pedigree Resource File, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, The, (Salt Lake City, UT [Online]), CD-ROM #72 (Reliability: 3).
      Submitted by: Marjorie B. WINTER, 45 Lori Lane Oriental NC 28571-9596

    3. [S90] Van Leer Genealogy, Van Leer, Ella Wall, (Chester, Pennsylvania : Ella Wall Van Leer, (submitted and microfilmed at Chester County Historical Society)) (Reliability: 3).
      Lists name as "Rebecca Fauls"

    4. [S397] History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, Everts, Louis H., (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania : Futhey & Cope, 1881 A history of Chestery County, Pennsylvania. On file at Chester County Historical Society, West Chester, Pennsylvania) (Reliability: 3).
      Lists that Rebecca was still alive in 1748 at the time of her husband's death

    5. [S472] Marriages Recorded by the Registrar General, ([online] http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/pa/philadelphia/church/pass8-1.txt Original in Pennsylvania Archives, Second Series, vol 8; Made available online by Donna Bluemink & Joe Patterson. Contents include transcriptions of marriages for Christ Church (Philadelphia), Swedes' Church (Philadelphia), First Presbyterian Church (Carlisle), St. Paul's Episcopal Church (Chester), Reformed Church (Falkner Swamp), Lutheran Church (New Hanover), German Reformed Church (Philadelphia), & Paxtang & Derry Churches) (Reliability: 3).
      1738, Jan. 25, Vanleer, John Gerich, and Rebecca Fauls
      (Research by Chad G. Nichols)

    6. [S707] Vanleer (Van Leer) Family History, Burge, Peggy, ([online] www.vanleerplus.org) (Reliability: 3).
      Lists marriage 25 Jan 1738 at Christ Church in Philadelphia