Sarah/Nancy Ann Stripling

F, b. 1716, d. 1791
FatherJoel Stripling
MotherMary (?)
Relationship5th great-grandmother of Anita Jean Cooper
     Sarah/Nancy Ann Stripling was born in 1716 at St. Pauls Parrish, Stafford (now King George) County, Virginia. She married Bushrod (1) Doggett, son of Richard Doggett and Elizabeth Bushrod, circa 1737 at St. Pauls Parrish, Stafford (now King George) County, Virginia. Sarah/Nancy Ann Stripling died in 1791 at Culpepper County, Virginia.

Thomas McClure

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FatherJohn (son David 1) McClure d. 3 Apr 1782
MotherElizabeth Gill b. 13 Dec 1706, d. 23 Sep 1785
Relationship5th great-grandfather of Anita Jean Cooper
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     Thomas McClure was born at Brookfield, Massachusetts. He married Zilpha Leech, daughter of Samuel Leech and Lidia Mason, on 4 November 1762 at Sturbridge, Worcester County, Massachusetts; [per Sturbridge, MA Vital Records book: name spelled LEACH (see Leech), Zilpah (dup. Leech, dup. int. Zillah Leech)]. Thomas McClure served during Revolutionary War on 20 April 1775 appears with rank of Private on Lexington Alarm Roll of Capt. Joseph Hooker's Minutemen Co., Col. Ruggles Woodbridge's Regt., which marched in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775, from Greenwich to (blank). Town to which soldier belonged, Greenwich. Length of service, 11 days. Remarks: April 20, 1775, date of marching. Not given. Lexington Alarms; Vol 12, page 137. He served during Revolutionary War on 15 June 1775 appears with rank of Sergeant on Muster Roll of Capt. Walker's Co., Col. Danielson's Regt., dated August 1, 1775. Time of enlistment, June 15, 1775. Time of service, 1 mo. 2 weeks 4 days. Town to which soldier belonged, Brimfield. Remarks: Probably meant for McClure. Sylvanus Walker's Co. He served during Revolutionary War on 1 October 1775 appears with rank of Sergeant on Company Return of Capt. Sylvanus Walker's Co., Col. Timothy Danielson's Regt., dated (blank). Town to which soldier belonged Brimfield. Remarks: Not given probably October return, 1775. Probably meant for McClure. He served during Revolutionary War on 6 November 1775 appears among signatures to an Order for Bounty Coat or its equivalent to money, due for the Eight Months Service in 1775 in Capt. Silvanius Walker's Co., Col. Timothy Daneileon's Regt., dated Roxbury, November 6, 1775. Payable to Capt. Walker. Remarks: In camp. He served during Revolutionary War on 12 May 1777 appears with rank of Private on Return of Lieut. Col. Jaby Hatch's (Boston) Regt. Remarks: Service with detachment commanded by Maj Andrew Symmes drafted to serve for 5 weeks in guarding stores at and about Boston, under Maj. Heath, agreeable to orders of Council of May 12, 1777. He served during Revolutionary War on 8 July 1777 appears with rank of Sergeant on Muster and Pay Roll of Capt. Nehemiah May's Co., Col. David Leonard's Regt., Time entered, May 6, 1777, Time of discharge, July 8, 1777, Time of service, 72 days. Town to which soldier belonged: at Ticonderoga. Remarks: Travel included 200 miles home. Not given. Co raised for 2 months. Roll dated - So. Brimfield. He died (no proof of this date and place has been found: Aug 10, 1794, Middletown, Rutland County,Vermont.) He may have come to Ohio with a party of Sweets, Withams and Rices circa 1796.

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Zilpha Leech b. 5 May 1738, d. 12 Feb 1823
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Zilpha Leech

F, b. 5 May 1738, d. 12 February 1823
FatherSamuel Leech b. 1720, d. c 1775
MotherLidia Mason b. c 1716
Relationship5th great-grandmother of Anita Jean Cooper
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     Zilpha Leech was born on 5 May 1738 at Medfield, Suffolk County, Massachusetts; [name spelled Zilpha Leech in Medfield MA Vital Records book]. She married Thomas McClure, son of John (son David 1) McClure and Elizabeth Gill, on 4 November 1762 at Sturbridge, Worcester County, Massachusetts; [per Sturbridge, MA Vital Records book: name spelled LEACH (see Leech), Zilpah (dup. Leech, dup. int. Zillah Leech)]. Zilpha Leech died on 12 February 1823 at Washington County, Ohio, at age 84 cemetery book says died at age 85 or 86 years.

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Thomas McClure
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John (son David 1) McClure

M, d. 3 April 1782
FatherDavid 1 McClure b. c 1690, d. b 15 May 1745
MotherAgnes (?) d. b 1 Feb 1758
Relationship6th great-grandfather of Anita Jean Cooper
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     John (son David 1) McClure married Elizabeth Gill in 1730 at Leicester, Worcester County, Massachusetts; name is spelled ELISEBATH. John (son David 1) McClure died on 3 April 1782 at Brookfield, Worcester County, Massachusetts.

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Elizabeth Gill b. 13 Dec 1706, d. 23 Sep 1785
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Elizabeth Gill

F, b. 13 December 1706, d. 23 September 1785
Relationship6th great-grandmother of Anita Jean Cooper
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     Elizabeth Gill was born on 13 December 1706 at Massachusetts. She married John (son David 1) McClure, son of David 1 McClure and Agnes (?), in 1730 at Leicester, Worcester County, Massachusetts; name is spelled ELISEBATH. Elizabeth Gill died on 23 September 1785 at Brookfield, Worcester County, Massachusetts, at age 78.

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John (son David 1) McClure d. 3 Apr 1782
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Peter Rice II

M, b. 24 September 1700, d. 20 February 1759
FatherCaptain Peter Rice b. 24 Oct 1658, d. 28 Nov 1753
MotherRebecca How b. 4 Feb 1668, d. 13 May 1749
Relationship6th great-grandfather of Anita Jean Cooper
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     Peter Rice II was born on 24 September 1700 at Marlborough, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. He married Dinah Wolcott on 22 September 1730. Peter Rice II died on 20 February 1759 at Warren (formerly Western), Worcester County, Massachusetts, at age 58. He was buried at Pine Grove Cemetery, Warren, Worcester County, Massachusetts.

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Dinah Wolcott b. c 1707, d. 6 Mar 1785
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Dinah Wolcott

F, b. circa 1707, d. 6 March 1785
Relationship6th great-grandmother of Anita Jean Cooper
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     Dinah Wolcott was born circa 1707. She married Peter Rice II, son of Captain Peter Rice and Rebecca How, on 22 September 1730. Dinah Rice died on 6 March 1785 at Warren, Worcester County, Massachusetts, and was buried at Pine Grove Cemetery.

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Peter Rice II b. 24 Sep 1700, d. 20 Feb 1759
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Ambrose Garey

M, b. 30 May 1768, d. 25 March 1846
FatherCorporal Ebenezer R. Garey b. c 1732, d. 1795
MotherLucy Collins b. 5 Feb 1735/36
Relationship5th great-grandfather of Anita Jean Cooper
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     In 1762 settlers from New England came to the Wyoming Valley, but were driven out by the Indians. It was not until after the Sullivan expedition in 1779 that families were able to establish a permanent settlement in the Tunkannock area. In 1842 Wyoming county was created from part of Luzerne County. The name "Wyoming" is derived from an Indian word meaning "extensive meadow", with its glistening streams, gently rolling hills and tranquil valleys. Wyoming County is undoubtedly one of Pennsylvania's most scenic counties. It was here, not far from the banks of the Susquehanna River that Ambrose and Mary made their home and raised their children. Ambrose Garey was born on 30 May 1768 at Lebanon, New London County, Connecticut. He married Mary Woodruff between 1787 and 1788 at Connecticut. The 1800 Federal Census enumerated him as head of household in 1800 Lebanon, Windham County, Connecticut. Ambrose Garey served during War of 1812 in 1812 served as Private. The 1830 Federal Census enumerated him as head of household in 1830 Windham Township, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania; Garey, Ambrose, head, males: 1 male 15-20 (James W.); 1 male 60-70 (Ambrose.) He left a will on 28 May 1831 at Minahaus, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania; to my wife Poilly; youngest son James; other children: Seymour, Ebenezer, Lucy Bowman, Margaret Fassett and Mehitable Burgess; executors Jasper Fassett and John Fassett; filed Aug 31, 1846. The 1840 Federal Census enumerated him as head of household in 1840 Windham, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania. He changed to Wyoming County in 1842 (from part of Luzerne County). in 1842 at Luzerne County, Pennsylvania. He died on 25 March 1846 at Windham Township, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, at age 77. He was buried at Upper Fassett Cemetery, Wyoming County, Pennsylvania.

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Mary Woodruff b. 21 Nov 1767, d. 15 Dec 1850
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Mary Woodruff

F, b. 21 November 1767, d. 15 December 1850
Relationship5th great-grandmother of Anita Jean Cooper
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     Mary Woodruff was born on 21 November 1767 at Canada. She married Ambrose Garey, son of Corporal Ebenezer R. Garey and Lucy Collins, between 1787 and 1788 at Connecticut. Mary Woodruff died on 15 December 1850 at Windham Township, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, at age 83.

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Ambrose Garey b. 30 May 1768, d. 25 Mar 1846
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Corporal Ebenezer R. Garey

M, b. circa 1732, d. 1795
FatherStephen H. Garey Jr. b. Feb 1690/91, d. 12 Feb 1749/50
MotherMary Mercy Gilbert b. 13 Oct 1684, d. 1782
Relationship6th great-grandfather of Anita Jean Cooper
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     Corporal Ebenezer R. Garey was born circa 1732 at Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts. He married Lucy Collins, daughter of Benjamin Collins and Elizabeth (?), circa 1754 at Lebanon, New London County, Connecticut; no date listed in Connecticut Vital Records. Corporal Ebenezer R. Garey served in the Provincial Militia during French and Indian War where he served as corporal of the Lebanon Company, commanded by Captain Josiah Barker in the Campaign of 1758. He died in 1795 at Lebanon, New London County, Connecticut.

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Lucy Collins b. 5 Feb 1735/36
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Lucy Collins

F, b. 5 February 1735/36
FatherBenjamin Collins b. c 1688
MotherElizabeth (?)
Relationship6th great-grandmother of Anita Jean Cooper
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     Lucy Collins was born on 5 February 1735/36. She married Corporal Ebenezer R. Garey, son of Stephen H. Garey Jr. and Mary Mercy Gilbert, circa 1754 at Lebanon, New London County, Connecticut; no date listed in Connecticut Vital Records.

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Corporal Ebenezer R. Garey b. c 1732, d. 1795
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Stephen H. Garey Jr.

M, b. February 1690/91, d. 12 February 1749/50
FatherStephen H. Garey Sr. b. 1650, d. c 1691/92
MotherPatience (?) b. c 1670, d. bt 1696 - 1764
Relationship7th great-grandfather of Anita Jean Cooper
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     Stephen H. Garey Jr. was born in February 1690/91 at Charlestown, Massachusetts. He married Mary Mercy Gilbert, daughter of Eleazer Gilbert and Elizabeth Crane, on 9 November 1711 at Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts. Stephen H. Garey Jr. died on 12 February 1749/50 at Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts.

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Mary Mercy Gilbert b. 13 Oct 1684, d. 1782
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Mary Mercy Gilbert

F, b. 13 October 1684, d. 1782
FatherEleazer Gilbert b. 1649, d. 29 Mar 1701
MotherElizabeth Crane b. 14 Aug 1663
Relationship7th great-grandmother of Anita Jean Cooper
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     Mary Mercy Gilbert was born on 13 October 1684. She was born in 1691 at Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts. She married Stephen H. Garey Jr., son of Stephen H. Garey Sr. and Patience (?), on 9 November 1711 at Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts. Mary Mercy Gilbert died in 1782 at Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts.

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Stephen H. Garey Jr. b. Feb 1690/91, d. 12 Feb 1749/50
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Benjamin Collins

M, b. circa 1688
FatherAbraham Collins b. c 1639
MotherPhoebe Farrow b. 7 May 1650
Relationship7th great-grandfather of Anita Jean Cooper
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     Benjamin Collins married Elizabeth (?) Benjamin Collins was born circa 1688 at Wells, York County, Maine.

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Elizabeth (?)
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Elizabeth (?)

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Relationship7th great-grandmother of Anita Jean Cooper
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     Elizabeth (?) married Benjamin Collins, son of Abraham Collins and Phoebe Farrow.

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Benjamin Collins b. c 1688
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William Carney

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Relationship5th great-grandfather of Anita Jean Cooper
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     William Carney married Prudence Comstock.

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Prudence Comstock
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Prudence Comstock

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Relationship5th great-grandmother of Anita Jean Cooper
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     Prudence Comstock married William Carney.

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William Carney
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Stephen H. Garey Sr.

M, b. 1650, d. circa 1691/92
FatherArthur Garey
Relationship8th great-grandfather of Anita Jean Cooper
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     Stephen H. Garey Sr. was an early inhabitant of Charlestown, Massachusetts and lived in Taunton, Massachusetts.
"In early life he was a servant to the Honorable Richard Russell of Charlestown and it is evident that a still earlier date he had been indentured to Captain Richard Sprague (1605-1668), also of Charlestown, who mentions him in his will of 1668. 'Stephen Gary, my servant by indenture, whose time is not expired'." He was born in 1650 at England. He married Mary Manuell on 14 August 1673 at Charlestown, Massachusetts. Stephen H. Garey Sr. married Patience (?); 2nd wife. Stephen H. Garey Sr. died circa 1691/92 will was proved January 16, 1691/92 and in this instrument he mentions his wife Patience Gary, 'now with child'; Volume 6, page 141 of the Miscellaneous Records of Middlesex County Probate Court.

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Mary Manuell
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Patience (?) b. c 1670, d. bt 1696 - 1764
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Patience (?)

F, b. circa 1670, d. between 1696 and 1764
Relationship8th great-grandmother of Anita Jean Cooper
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     Patience (?) was born circa 1670. She married Stephen H. Garey Sr., son of Arthur Garey; 2nd wife. Patience (?) died between 1696 and 1764.

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Stephen H. Garey Sr. b. 1650, d. c 1691/92
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Eleazer Gilbert

M, b. 1649, d. 29 March 1701
FatherThomas Gilbert b. 1612, d. 1676
MotherJoan Combe b. 1613, d. 1691
Relationship8th great-grandfather of Anita Jean Cooper
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     Eleazer Gilbert was born in 1649 at Taunton, Massachusetts. He married Elizabeth Crane, daughter of Henry Crane and Tabitha Kingsley, on 23 May 1682. Eleazer Gilbert died on 29 March 1701 at Taunton, Massachusetts.

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Elizabeth Crane b. 14 Aug 1663
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Elizabeth Crane

F, b. 14 August 1663
FatherHenry Crane
MotherTabitha Kingsley
Relationship8th great-grandmother of Anita Jean Cooper
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     Elizabeth Crane was born on 14 August 1663. She married Eleazer Gilbert, son of Thomas Gilbert and Joan Combe, on 23 May 1682.

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Eleazer Gilbert b. 1649, d. 29 Mar 1701
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