Home About Us Blog Genealogy Recipes Gardening Manners and Etiquette Real Estate Destinations History Art Hunting and Fishing Photojournalism Southern Furniture Maker Inspiration Write Life Opinion Contact- JORDANS. ) John and his family at last found peace at Bush River near present day Newberry, South Carolina until the advent of the Revolutionary War.
In 1210 relations deteriorated and John invaded Gwynedd in 1211. 138From Welsh Biography Online ( : "(3) A cadet branch of the Pulestons of Hafod-y-wern flourished at Caernarvon for part of the 16th cent., its founder being the son by his first marriage (to Elin, daughter of Robert Whitney), of John Puleston ('Hen'), Sir JOHN PULESTON (d. From HUGH PULESTON, his son by his second wife, who m. 1621/2), second son of this Hugh, who became rector of Burton Latimer, Northants, in 1592, and ultimately inherited Llwynycnotiau from his childless elder brother, was a confidant of ), one of the principal conspirators in the Essex revolt of 1601; while his younger brother, RICHARD PULESTON, had served under the captain in Ireland. The impression of these seals has caused no little conuecture, because of the device and motto which must have belonged to a maternal line. Hence the adoption by his descendants, the De Exete r s , o f the name Jordan, in memory of their ancestor's remarkable prowess on that occasion; and t he addition of the Cross, Crosslet, and Lion to their Arms, with the Motto-Percussus Resurg o -.. The Italian version: The JORDAN surname derives from a young noble from the city of Rave n n a , who at 18 years of age, enrolled in the Knights of the Tosson d'Or inder the command of Baron Marc Antonio Colonna di Ravezza. This land, once called 'Osceola', is believed to be very near the Hopewell Meeting House at Clearbrook." "In 1748, Josiah Ballinger's will was probated. She may be able to put you in touch with others who are researching you line of Thomas WRIGHT and Esther HIATT. Bristol, VA 24201 This is how my line runs: James & Mary DAVIS WRIGHT Isaac & Sydney ROGERS or HIATT Solomon b. (possible connection to this Solomon) Jonathan Wesley WRIGHT b 1801 Burke Co NC & Mary Jane BAILEY Aaron WRIGHT & Isabelle DEATON Elizabeth WRIGHT & Wm. 368 and 369 "Inventory and appraisal of the estate of Isaac WRIGHT, deceased, it being brought to our view by Jessee Faulkner Adm. Notes for MARTIN PALMER: Elizabeth Mallory, d/o Capt. After ten years of fighing the cardre of 2oowas reduced to13and Colonna decided to return to Italy - specifically to Abruzzo. He left half of his plantation to James Wright, his father-in-law, and the remaining half plus his house to his wife Mary Wright Ballinger ... Records of a march by Braddocks Army mentions a stop at the 'Widow Ballingers' in May 1755." "Living in such a remote area, James and Mary Wright suffered great distress at the time of the French and Indian War. The defeat of the unfortunate General Braddock during this war is one of the most famous reverses in history: Braddock's 2000 men, spendidly equipped with arms, tools, supplies, and a train of artillery, would have done very well marching over the smooth highways of Europe, but in the depths of the Pennsylvania forests and up and down the mountains they made only 3 miles a day and the horses had nothing to eat but the leaves of the trees. Floyd STANLEY Louisa STANLEY & Melvin PHIPPS Dulcie PHIPPS & Dewey MULLINS Bethel MULLINS & Sonny MULLINS Me (Mitzie Mullins Arnold) The earliest ancestor to my WRIGHT line was Solomon WRIGHT found in Burke Co. This is where she can't prove conclusively that this Solomon WRIGHT was the s/o Isaac and Sydney and therefore in the direct line of this James & Mary WRIGHT. Hopewell records state that Isaac and his wife Sidney, along with four children, three sons aged seven, five, and five months and a daughter aged three, were attacked by Indians. His death was not reported by a member of his family. this 31st day of the fifth month 1777," Then follows a list of his belongings. They are of different blood, and are the family of Nortons referred to in Strype's up in the family of Sir Thomas More—and by her he had several sons.1 He was still living, though extremely ill when he lost his second wife in the year 1581: and died at Sharpenhoe, 10th March, 1582-3,2 having witnessed nearly all his sons' career. 1741-2 This ancestor of the second branch of the family was one of the leading citizens of the Vineyard and its first representative to the General Court of Mass. He was sheriff of the county in 1699 and was commissioned as Justice of the Court of Common Pleas in 1702. He held for^ life, with remainder to his son Thomas, the advowson and right of presentation to Streatley, together with the rectorial tithes of Streatley and Sharpenhoe,3 as well as the manor and mansion of Sharpenhoe, and other land there. He resided at Major's Cove near Miober's Bridge where he lived until his death, 30 Jan.