PICKENS, William Henry* 5741
- Born: 1669, France 5741
- Marriage (1): PIKE, Margaret* in 1692 in Ireland 5741
- Died: 1735, Bucks County, Pennsylvania Colony 5741
- Buried: On homestead land, Bucks County, Pennsylvania 5741
Another name for William was PECKEN, Willem.5741
Noted events in his life were:
1. Story. 5741 One of at least three sons born to Robert Andrew and Ester Jeanne (Widow Benoit aka Lady le Bonneau) of France.
2. Immigration: from Ireland, 1719, Bensalem, Bucks County, Pennsylvania Colony. 5741 From Bolton's "SCOTCH-IRISH PIONEERS" Church, (Neshaminy) Bensalem, Bucks Co.: No. 5, 1912-14:
"In the records of the Dutch Reform Church, Bensalem, Bucks Co PA, under the heading of "Entries made by Elder Christophel Van-Sandt, during the Ministry of Rev. Malachi Jones 1719 - 1722", there is a list of "Newcomers from Earlandt" who joined the church, in which we find:
"1719 - Willem Pecken and his wife, by certificate.
1720 - Iserell Pecken by profession.
1722 - Margaret Picken by profession.""
3. Story: Children. 5741 Children with Margaret:
1) Israel Sidney Pickens (1693-1749), m: Martha Ann Davis.
2) Margaret Pickens (1695-1789)
3) Robert Pike Pickens (1697-1787), m: Miriam Davis.
4) Col Andrew Pickens (1699-1756), m: Nancy Anne Davis.
5) Lucy Pickens (1702-1762)(twin), m1: Matthew Gillespie, m2: John Carr [aka Kerr].
6) Anne Pickens (1702-1750)(twin), m: Robert Davis Sr.
7) William Pickens (1705-aft 1783), m1: Widow Elizabeth Ann Scott; m2: Ann Oliver.
8) Thomas Pickens (b. c1709)
9) John Pickens (1714-1773), m: Eleanor Baskin.
10) Gabriel Pickens (1715-1775), m: Zerubiah Smith.
William married Margaret* PIKE, daughter of Gabriel* PIKE and Catharina* BLOUNT, in 1692 in Ireland.5741 (Margaret* PIKE was born in 1672 in Ireland,5741,8667 died in 1740 in Bucks County, Pennsylvania Colony 8667 and was buried on homestead land, Bucks County, Pennsylvania 8667.)
Noted events in their marriage were:
1. Marriage, 1692, Ireland. 5741 US & Int'l Marriage Records 1560-1900:
Name: Margaret Pike
Birth Place: Ireland
Birth Year: 1672
Spouse Name: William Henry Pickens
Spouse Birth Year: 1669
Marriage Year: 1692
Marriage State: Ireland
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