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Notes for John Stokes and Mary Atkinson

John Stokes was the son of Joseph and was the grandson of Thomas Stokes. [1]

1745 On 5 December, Bathsheba Stokes and Isaac Evans were married in Chester Twp, Burlington County. Witnessed by John Stokes and others. [2]

1775 On 4th day of 3rd month, John Stokes was granted a certificate to marry Mary Atkinson. [3]

John Stokes married Mary Hatkinson. [4] [5]

1796 Mary Stokes, widow of John Stokes, was named in the will of Anna Stokes. [6]


[1] Biographical review Volume XIX, containing life sketches of leading citizens of Burlington and Camden counties, New Jersey (Boston 1897), 354, [InternetArchive].

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

[3] Charlotte D. Meldrum, Early Church Records of Burlington County, New Jersey, Vol. 2 (1995), 182.

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

[5] Francis Bazley Lee, ed., Genealogical and Personal Memorial of Mercer County, New Jersey, Vol. 1 (1907), 207, top left, [HathiTrust], [GoogleBooks].

[6] Elmer T. Hutchinson, Documents relating to the Colonial History of the State of New Jersey. Archives Vol. 38. (Wills and Administrations 9, 1796-1800) (1944), 349, [GoogleBooks], [FHLBook].