Rebecca Sheward


Brief Life History of Rebecca

When Rebecca Sheward was born in 1752, in Chester, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America, her father, Thomas Sheward, was 28 and her mother, Ruth Matlack, was 23. She married John Young on 19 September 1772, in Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter.

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John Young
Rebecca Sheward
Marriage: 19 September 1772
Jane Young
John Young

Sources (18)

  • Rebecca Sheward, "Delaware Marriages, 1713-1919"
  • Rebecca Sheward, "Maryland, Church Records, 1668-1995"
  • Rebecca Sheward, "Rhode Island, Vital records, 1846-1898, 1901-1953"

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  • Marriage
    19 September 1772Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, United States
  • Children (2)

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    Siblings (7)

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    Name Meaning

    English: probably a variant of Seward .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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