Happy Birthday Rebecca Hallett

Rebecca Hallett (1675-1730)

Rebecca Hallett was born on 31 Aug 1675 in Astoria, Queens, New York (it was then called Hallett’s Cove) as the third child of William Hallett and Sarah Woolsey. She had nine siblings, namely: William, Sarah, Joseph, Moses, George, Charity, Mary, Elizabeth, and Richard.

Rebecca Hallett grew up at Hallett’s Cove, a place that is now called Astoria, Queens, New York. Rebecca’s grandfather, William Hallett, was the first to settle there in 1652, after receiving a land grant for the area which was then part of New Amsterdam and controlled by the Dutch. Nothing remains from the original … Continue reading

Ancestors of Lona Iona Fawcett

Outline Ancestor Report for Lona Iona Fawcett

1 Lona Iona Fawcett (1902 – 1973)

—2 Harry Allen Lawrence Fawcett (1872 – 1956)

——3 James W Huleress Fawcett (1848 – 1935)

———4 Simeon Fawcett (about 1820 – 1897)

————5 Thomas Fawcett (1795 – 1865)

—————6 Thomas Fawcett (1748 – about 1822)

——————7 Richard Fawcett (about 1722 – 1789)

———————8 Thomas Fawcett (about 1683 – 1747)

———————8 Lydia Boyes

——————7 Rachel Ireson (about 1724 – about 1807)

———————8 Richard Ireson (about 1680 – about 1755)

————————9 John Ireson (about 1652 – 1730)

—————————10 Richard Ireson (1602 – … Continue reading