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Notes for Isaac Evans and Bathsheba Stokes

1724 On 13 of month 9, Bathsheba Stokes was born. [1] [2]

1736 On May 7, Samuel Stokes son of Joseph Stokes of Burlington County married Hannah Hinchman at Haddonfield. Witnessed by Bathsheba Stokes. [3]

1745 On 5 of month 10 [December], Bathsheba Stokes, daughter of Joseph Stokes and Judith, his wife dec'd, in Chester Twp, married Isaac Evans, son of Thomas and Esther Evans. Witnessed by Joseph Stokes, Hannah Coles (sister), John Stokes, Elizabeth (Green?) Stokes, Joshua and Rebecca (sister) Roberts, Samuel Stokes, Hannah Stokes, Judith Stokes, Joseph Stokes Jr, Martha (sister) and Mathew Allen, Jacob Stokes, Mary Stokes, and others. [4] [5] [6] [7]

1759 Isaac and Bathsheba Evans were witnesses for the will of Mary Bishop, widow, of Evesham Twp, Burlington County, New Jersey. Bathsheba's brother, Joseph Stokes, was executor. [8]


[1] Richard Haines, George Haines, Charles Stokes. Genealogy of the Stokes Family (1903), 12, [HathiTrust], [GoogleBooks].

[2] Francis Bazley Lee, ed., Genealogical and Personal Memorial of Mercer County, New Jersey, Vol. 1 (1907), 206, bottom right, [HathiTrust], [GoogleBooks].

[3] Quaker Meeting Records, Haddonfield Monthly Meeting Certificates of Removal Marriage Certificates, 1681-1741, 84, [AncestryRecord], [AncestryImage].

[4] Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, Evesham Monthly Meeting, Marriages, 1779-1794, 13, [AncestryRecord], [AncestryImage].

[5] Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, Burlington and Rancocas Monthly Meetings, Births, 1749-1883, 12, [AncestryRecord], [AncestryImage].

[6] Quaker Meeting Records, Evesham Monthly Meeting, Second Record Book of Births and Deaths, 1729-1883, 12, [AncestryRecord], [AncestryImage].

[7] Richard Haines, George Haines, Charles Stokes. Genealogy of the Stokes Family (1903), 13, incorrectly reports Isaac Evans and Hannah Roberts as the parents of Isaac Evans, [HathiTrust], [GoogleBooks].

[8] A. Van Doren Honeyman, Documents relating to the Colonial History of the State of New Jersey. Archives Vol. 32. (Wills and Administrations 3, 1751-1760) (1924), 30, [InternetArchive].