YEARSLEY, John, of Middlewich, in Cheshire,
England, came to Pennsylvania in 1700, and settled in Thornbury, where he died
in 1708. His wife's name was Elizabeth and they had children - Elizabeth
m 12-18-1701, to Moses Key; John; Ann, m Jacob Vernon, 1701; Sarah, b.
5-28-1690 d. 6-9-1690' Hannah b. 3-22-1693. ,/ 1-131-1717/18 to
Peter Hatton; Martha b/ 4-14-1697, m. John Palmer, Jr 9-4-1714.
John Yearsley, Jr m. in
1710, Sarah Conway, dau of Thomas and Mary of New Castle County, and had
children - Isaac, m. Phebe Heald; Elizabeth m. to John Heald; Jacob m. to
Susanna Chamberlain; Mary m to Joseph Williamson; Thomas m. to Hannah Mercer;
Nathan m to Susanna Wright.
John, the father, died 1748 and
his son Thomas in 1770; Isaac, son of Thomas, married Mary Davis
11-11-1784 and settled after a time in West Caln twp. He had children -
James, Isaac, Thomas, Mary, John, Nathan, and perhaps others.