Westfall-Maxwell Genealogy

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  • ID: I267
  • Name: Samuel MAXWELL
  • Sex: M
  • Change Date: 08 FEB 2009
  • Birth: ABT 1750 in York Co., Pennsylvania 1 2
  • Death: DEC 1807 in Brooke Co., West Virginia
  • OBJE:
  • FORM: GIF
  • Title: Samuel Maxwell
  • FILE: c:\Documents and Settings\Owner\My Documents\My Pictures\Maxwells\A0002031.gif
  • Note: Record from the family Bible; Samuel Maxwell father departed this life De cember ? 1807 he departed this life 8 years and 6 months before his wife
  • Note: In the Court Order Books for Brooke County WV, ther is a listing for Janu ary 26, 1807 for an "inquest into the body of Samuel Maxwell." 1 3 2 4
  • Event: Milit-Beg BET 1776 AND 1781
  • Note: A Samuel Maxwell served in the Militia of Philadelphia County. 5
  • Census: 1810 Brooke Co., Virginia
  • Note: The household consists of three free white males under 10 and one 26-45 , one free white female under 10 and one 26-45. 6
  • Immigration: BEF 1797 Brooke Co., Virginia 7
  • Event: Living 1790 Chartiers Twp., Washington Co., Pennsylvania
  • Note: There is a Samuel Maxfield recorded in the 1790 Census for Chartiers Twp . 7
  • Birth: ABT 1761 8
  • Death: BET 1830 AND 1837 8



    Father: Henry MAXWELL b: ABT 1730 in Wigtonshire & Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland
    Mother: Agnes CARSON b: ABT 1730 in Scotland

    Marriage 1 Jennie EDIE
    • Married: BEF 1795 1
    • Event: Living BET 1791 AND 1807 in Brooke Co., (West) Virginia
    • Note:
      "Samuel was one of the seven sons of Henry and Agnes Maxwell and he wit h several of his brothers moved to Brook County Virginia about 1791." N.B .M.
      "I remember Mrs. George Kirkpatrick telling about a little Jennie Maxwel l that was blind in one eye that ran a ferry boat across the Ohio River . It seems to me that the Maxwells were raised in Ohio Co. W. Virginia. " N. P.
      9 10
    Children
    1. Has No Children Alexander MAXWELL b: ABT 1795 in Brooke Co., (West) Virginia
    2. Has No Children Mary Polly MAXWELL b: 16 SEP 1795
    3. Has Children Jane C. MAXWELL b: ABT 1800
    4. Has Children Sarah MAXWELL
    5. Has Children Elizabeth MAXWELL
    6. Has Children Robert MAXWELL b: 30 AUG 1798 in Brooke Co., Virginia
    7. Has Children Peggy MAXWELL

    Marriage 2 Jennet RAMSY
    • Married: 07 MAR 1786 in Rock Creek Congregation, Gettysburg, York Co., Pennsylvania
    • Note: Note: in 1800, Gettysburg became part of the newly created Adams County. 11
    Children
    1. Has Children James MAXWELL b: ABT 1788 in Adams Co., Pennsylvania
    2. Has Children Nancy MAXWELL b: AFT 07 MAR 1786 in Adams Co., Pennsylvania

    Sources:
    1. Title: Descendants of Henry Maxwell and Agnes Carson, Record Type: typed documen t, Subject: Maxwell Family
      Abbrev: Henry & Agnes Maxwell
      Author: Compiler: Pacilio, Annette Sue (Maxwell)
      Publication: A. Pacilio, 1951 Oakridge Court, Marietta, GA 30062, c 1972, Second Date , 1730-1912
      Note:
      This is an unpublished genealogy that was given to the author's mother (M ary W. Turner)
      Repository:
        Name: in the possession of the writer
    2. Title: History of the Maxwell Family
      Abbrev: Maxwell Family, 1948
      Publication: ca 1948
      Note:
      prepared by Samuel Howard Maxwell
      Repository:
        Name: in the possession of the writer

      Title: History of the Maxwell Family
      File: c:\Documents and Settings\Owner\My Documents\Westfall-Maxwell Family\Text\Maxw_387.txt
      Note:
      Prepared by Samuel H. Maxwell; four typewritten pages
      Title: History of the Maxwell Family
      File: c:\Documents and Settings\Owner\My Documents\Westfall-Maxwell Family\Text\Samuel Howard Maxwell.rtf
      Note:
      prepared by Samuel Howard Maxwell
      Page: p. 1.
    3. Title: Miscellaneous papers of Nannie B. Maxwell
      Abbrev: Nannie Maxwell papers
      Author: Nannie Bell Maxwell
      Publication: circa 1924
      Note:
      These were probably used in preparing an application for D.A.R. membershi p
      Repository:
        Name: in the possession of the writer
    4. Title: Descendants of Henry and Agnes (Carson) Maxwell, Subject: Maxwell family , Page: 100 pages
      Abbrev: Descendants of Henry and Agnes Maxwell
      Publication: 2003
      Note:
      typed document
      Repository:
        Name: in possession of Josette R. Maxwell

      Page: page 12
    5. Title: J. J. Shenk to Nannie Maxwell, Second Person: Nannie Maxwell, Location: H arrisburg, PA
      Abbrev: J.J. Shenk, 1924
      Author: Shenk, J.J.
      Publication: Pennsylvania State Library and Museum, April 26, 1924
      Repository:
        Name: in the possession of the writer

      Title: Letter
      File: c:\Documents and Settings\Owner\My Documents\My Pictures\Maxwells\A0001195.jpg
      Note:
      J. J. Shenk (Custodian of Public Records) to Miss Nannie Maxwell.; Recor d of service in the War of the Revolution.
    6. Title: Census of 1810, Brooke Co., Virginia, Page: M252, Roll # 66
      Abbrev: Census, 1810, Brooke Co., VA
      Repository:
        Name: National Archives and Records Administration

      Page: p. 692
    7. Title: RE: Westfall-Maxwell Genealogy
      Abbrev: Maxwell, Josette, 2005
      Publication: Mon, 11 Jul 2005 08:06:38
      Repository:
        Name: in the possession of the writer

      Title: Henry & Agnes Naxwell
      File: c:\Documents and Settings\Owner\My Documents\Westfall-Maxwell Family\Text\Maxw_430.txt
    8. Title: Fuller, William Maxwell. WORKING OUTLINE : Some of the Descendants of Hen ry Maxwell
      Abbrev: William Fuller, 1940
      Author: William Maxwell Fuller
      Publication: W.M. Fuller, January 22nd, 1940
      Repository:
        Name: Historical Society of York County Museum and Library

      Page: p. 1.
    9. Title: Untitled [A brief history of the Maxwell family in America], by Nannie B . Maxwell
      Abbrev: Maxwell, Untitled
      Author: Nannie Bell Maxwell
      Publication: N.B. Maxwell, El Reno, Oklahoma, circa 1915
      Note:
      14 typewritten pages. Additional unbound sheets placed between covers
      Repository:
        Name: in the possession of the writer

      Page: insert
    10. Title: Nettie Pollock to Nannie Maxwell
      Abbrev: Nettie Pollock, 1924
      Author: Martha Jeanette Pollock
      Publication: May 7, 1924
      Repository:
        Name: in the possession of the writer
    11. Title: Evidences of the Maxwell Families of York and Adams Counties before the y ear 1850, Series: Genealogical Reports, Volume: Volume XXIII, Page: pp. 2 22-236
      Abbrev: Maxwell Report
      Author: Young, Henry James (Director)
      Publication: The Historical Society of York County, York, Pa., 1940
      Note:
      Copied at York Heritage Trust Library\\Archive. No reproduction withou t permission.
      Repository:
        Name: Historical Society of York County Museum and Library

      Page: p. 227

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