William Bracken

Male 1671 - 1749  (78 years)


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  • Name William Bracken 
    Born 09 Sep 1671  Melling, Nester, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened SEE F5 NOTES 
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Dec 1749  Wilmington, New Castle Co., Del Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1051  Williams Genealogy
    Last Modified 26 May 2014 

    Father Thomas Bracken
              b.
    1631
              d.
    6 Feb 1682, Salter, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Mother Margaret Bleadsdale
              b.
    1632, Goosnargh, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d.
    9 Sep 1671, Salter of Robindale, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Married 1662  Chipping Church, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2083  Group Sheet

    Family Hannah Booker
              b.
    1677, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d.
    4 Apr 1749, New Castle, New Castle Co., DE Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 26 Jan 1692  Slaidburn, York, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
    +1. John Brackin
              b.
    1697C, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d.
    24 Apr 1770, Orange Co., N.C. Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Thomas Bracken
              b.
    4 Apr 1695, Clapham, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d.
    14 Nov 1780, Monaghan,Huntington Twp; York Co, Pa. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    +3. Henry Brackin
              b.
    1704, New Castle Co, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location
              d.
    May 1779, Mill Creek, New Castle Co. DE Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +4. Hannah Bracken
              b.
    1704, New Castle Co, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Margaret Bracken
              b.
    1707, New Castle Co, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Martha Bracken
              b.
    1709, New Castle Co, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location
    +7. Susan Bracken
              b.
    1710, New Castle Co, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location
              d.
    Bef 1749  (Age < 39 years)
    Last Modified 10 Aug 2014 
    Family ID F295  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 09 Sep 1671 - Melling, Nester, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Dec 1749 - Wilmington, New Castle Co., Del Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Will drawn up April 8, 1749; probated Dec 28, 1749 Info from book "William Bracken of New Castle Co Delaware. His descendants." by HM Bracken, MD Settled Delaware 1703 from England (From American Ancestry) He is the first Bracken in America and reached Philadelphia Aug. 25, 1699 by the ship Britannia from Liverpool, England. He settled near the present town of Brackenville, Delaware.

  • Sources 
    1. [S25] This was his christening date in Salter, England..

    2. [S57] Most of the original work on the England Bracken Family was done by.