REDCAY, John

Male 1779 - 1836  (57 years)


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  • Name REDCAY, John 
    Born 1779  Robeson Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Biography

    • Biography: John Redcay, son of Elias, was born in Robeson Township, Berks County, about 1779. On April 10, 1810, he, with his father, purchased a farm of John Barr, of Exeter Township, which they farmed until 1823, when they sold out. He then moved to a farm near Schwartzwald in Exeter, which had a clover mill on it. There he remained until his death in 1836, and he is buried in St. John's graveyard at Gibraltar. About 1807 he married Esther Rhoads, of Amity Township, Berks County, and they had children as follows: (1) Mary, born Oct. 14, 1807, married Thomas Lewis. (2) Betzy, born April 10, 1809, married Pete Romig, and died Oct. 16, 1851. (3) John, born April 25, 1810, married Phoebe Schrack, born Oct. 31, 1817, died Feb. 13, 1854. He died in July, 1848. (4) Daniel, born Feb. 1, 1812, married Abby Kint, and died June 1, 1890. (5) Jacob, born June 13, 1816, died unmarried Dec. 18, 1898. (6) Catharine married John Lewis.
    _UID 90A08130B1148D488EC6275A420B683237C1 
    Died 1836  Exeter Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Gibraltar, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    St. John's Graveyard 
    Person ID I1595  Milton Families
    Last Modified 22 Mar 2012 

    Father REDCAY, Elias Jr,   b. 1745,   d. 3 Jan 1829  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother HUNTER, Elizabeth,   b. 1752,   d. 11 Jan 1816  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 6 Apr 1773 
    Family ID F439  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family RHOADS, Esther,   b. 1784, Amity Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1807 
    Children 
     1. REDCAY, Mary,   b. 14 Oct 1807,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. REDCAY, Betzy,   b. 10 Apr 1809,   d. 16 Oct 1851  (Age 42 years)
     3. REDCAY, John,   b. 25 Apr 1810,   d. Jul 1848  (Age 38 years)
    +4. REDCAY, Daniel,   b. 1 Feb 1812, Exeter Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jun 1889, McEwensville, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     5. REDCAY, Jacob,   b. 13 Jun 1816,   d. 18 Dec 1898  (Age 82 years)
     6. REDCAY, Catharine,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 8 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F438  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1779 - Robeson Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1836 - Exeter Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    St. John's Graveyard - - Gibraltar, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States
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  • Sources 
    1. [S14] Floyd's History of Northumberland County, PA 1911, Page 940.