Name: John Heald 1 2
Birth: 1670 in Chesire, England
Death: 14 AUG 1740
Religion: yeoman. Friend
Burial: "Old" Kennett MH, Chester County, PA
At Chester County Site, Genealogy Township Information on 3/15/2000 John Heald is listed for Kennett Township Taxables in 1715.
"John Heald, Yeoman, Friend, from Chesire, England in 1703 settled upon a farm in Kennett. d 1741/42. Buried "Old" Kennett MH. m Martha Foden d. Bradford Twp, Chester County 1755 wife of Richard Woodward m. 9/30/1743." Harlan Family History.
Middletown Ferry. Midway between Lancaster and Carlisle. Many Quakers crossedc river at this place. Site of Shawanese Indian village. Thomas Hall, John McFesson, Joseph Bennett, John Heald ... from Kennett crossed susquehanna from mouth of Swatara and selected lands on west side of river in 1734.
Some list parents as Thomas Heald and Elizabeth Steward.
Father: William Heald b: 10 JUN 1646 in Mobberley, Chesire, England
Mother: Jane Dunbabin b: 1646 in England
Martha Foden b: in Pownal Fee, Chesire, England
- Elizabeth Heald
- Martha Heald
- Phebe Heald
- Thomas Heald b: 20 JUL 1702
- Mary Heald b: JUN 1707
- John Heald b: 7 JUN 1722
- Title: History and Genealogy of the Harlan Family. Tricentennial Reprint ed. 1987. Chester County Historical Society.
- Title: Chester County, Pennsylvania Wills