Person:John Simcock (6)

John Simcock
m. 15 Feb 1684
  1. Jacob Simcock, Jr.1686 - 1717
  2. John Simcock - 1773
  • HJohn Simcock - 1773
  • WMary Walln1687 - 1771
m. 1706
Facts and Events
Name John Simcock
Gender Male
Marriage 1706 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United Statesto Mary Walln
Death[1] 23 Apr 1773 Kingwood, Hunterdon, New Jersey, United States

Personal History

At the Chester monthly meeting, held in Delaware Co., Province of Pennsylvania, John Simcock appeared firstly 28 11mo. [Jan.], and secondly 25 12mo. [Feb.] 1705[/6], to declare his intention of marriage with Mary Walne, daughter of Nicholas Walne of Philadelphia County, and to obtain a certificate. At the Philadelphia monthly meeting, on 29 1mo. [March] 1706, John Simcock and Mary Waln first declared their intentions of marriage with their parents present and giving their consent. Final consent was given at the monthly meeting on 26 2mo. [April] 1706, when they declared their intentions for the second time.

John Simcock, aged 87 years, died 23 4mo. [April] 1773, (Kingwood MM) in Hunterdon Co., New Jersey.[1]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Society of Friends. Quakertown Monthly Meeting (Hunterdon, New Jersey). “Minutes, 1744–1877”, in U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935 [database]. (Provo, UT, USA: Operations, 2014), image 133 (of 138); cites Haverford records.

    ( : accessed 3 April 2017)

    “A Testimony of the Monthly Meeting of Kingwood Concerning John Simcock.
    “This our antient friend and Elder John Simcock was, from the time of his coming to Reside among us, which was upwards of thirty years, a man of few words, and a quiet inoffensive spirit.
    “He Departed this Life the 23d of 4 month 1773 in the Eighty Eighth year of his age.”