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PAXSON, Elizabeth*


  • Born: Bucks County, Pennsylvania Colony
  • Marriage: PAXSON, Elizabeth*
  • Died: 27 Jan 1833, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States

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Story. James Hambleton came to Solebury Township in early 1700s from Maryland where his ancestors had resided for 2 or 3 generations. Have not been able to find the Maryland link. (Posted on Hambleton Genforum by Paul Andrews on 28 Sept 1999, citing "History of Bucks County, Pennsylvania" by W. W. H. Davis on page 131)

Story. I recently obtained an autobiography for Madison Daniel Hambleton, second g-grandson of James. He gives in it his ancestry--son of Samuel, son of Jonas, son of Stephen, who was an emmigrant from Scotland. While we know that Stephen was born in Bucks Co, PA, to James Hambleton and Mary Beakes, it would seem family tradition says that the family came from Scotland. The LDS ancestral file online at shows names for Scottish parents of James Hambleton, but I don't know how reliable these are. (Posted on Hambleton Genforum by David Duke ( on 4 Oct 1999)

Story. James Hambleton's ancestors may have come from Scotland or Wales. James was probably the first to get here and was in Bucks county as early as 1720. I would guess he was born prior to 1700. (Posted on Hambleton Genforum by Harris Husted ( on 4 Sept 1999, citing the book "Geneological Record of the Hambleton Family")

Story. A listing of marriages at Little Britain Mtg, includes Jehu Kinsey of Drumore Twp (son of Joseph late of Tinicum Twp Bucks Co and his wife Anna, both deceased) married 10/4/1816 to Alice Hambleton (dau of James Hambleton of Drumore and Elizabeth his wife). [ Note that Alice's sister Hannah marries Robert Wiggins, and their daughter Sarah marries Charles Clark Kinsey ] (Posted at

Story. Robert Wiggins married Hannah, daughter of James and Elizabeth Hambleton. James Hambleton came from Bucks County, Pa., and settled in Drumore township, Lancaster Co. They were Quakers, and of Scotch origin. He died Jan. 27, 1833, his wife March 4, 1832. (from a collection of biographical sketches for Lancaster Co, Providence Twp, PA, found at


James* married Elizabeth* PAXSON, daughter of Family PAXSON and Unknown. (Elizabeth* PAXSON was born in Bucks County, Pennsylvania Colony and died on 4 Mar 1832 in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States.)

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