Charles Beaven, (I have found two different spellings of that last name . Beavin and Beaven) Born in 1645 in Carnarveon, Wales is my 8th great grandfather.
Charles came to America in 1666.
He owned a plantation in Prince George Co. Md on the Patuxent River.
This plantation was later purchased by my 6th great grandfather, William Elder in 1736 for " for 60 lbs. sterling" according to PRINCE GEORGE COUNTY, MD. LAND RECORDS (Book T, folio 560.
Thomas Walker, My 10th great grandfather (1560-1586) was born in Presteigne, Radnorshire, Wales
I haven't been able to find much on Thomas Walker, His son, William died in Easthem, MA. in 1625, Being the first Walker I found here in America.
On the Gedling side comes John Gedling, My 5th great grandfather. John was from County Durham, England.
The Gedlings were a little late getting to America. Johns son, Joseph, was the first. Coming to New York City aboard the Hark-Away in 1834.
Joseph, His wife Cathrine, and 4 Children headed out to Ohio.
|Manifest for the Hark-Away|