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Descendant of Daniel Brodhead & Ann TYE

 


First Generation

Daniel BRODHEAD Badge of the British Grenadiers

  • Came to America from Yorkshire, England under the reign of King Charles II (more notes and sources for Daniel Brodhead)
  • Died 14 July 1667*.
    *I have one source that give Daniel's death date as 14 July 1667 and another that just gives a year of 1670.

He married Ann TYE.

They had the following children:

    1. Richard BRODHEAD
    2. Daniel BRODHEAD
      • Born in 1661
      • Died 24 July 1690
    3. Charles BRODHEAD

Ann second married Lt. William NOTTINGHAM

Ann third married Thomas GASTON


Second Generation

Capt. Richard BRODHEAD. Son of Daniel BRODHEAD & Ann TYE.

He married Magdalena JENSEN (JANSON).

  • Died 1707 (1701?)

They had the following children:

    1. Daniel BRODHEAD

Charles BRODHEAD. Son of Daniel BRODHEAD & Ann TYE.

  • Born in 1663

He married Maria TENBROOK (TenBroeck).

They had the following children:

    1. Wessel BRODHEAD
    2. Daniel BRODHEAD

Third Generation

Capt. Daniel BRODHEAD. Son of Richard BRODHEAD & Magdalena JENSEN (JANSEN).

He married Hester WYNGART.

They had the following children:

    1. Luke BRODHEAD
    2. Daniel BRODHEAD
    3. Garret Lucas BRODHEAD
      • Born in 1724
    4. Charles BRODHEAD
    5. Ann Garten (Garton) BRODHEAD
      • Born in 1727
    6. Thomas Garton BRODHEAD
      • Born in 1729(3)
      • Died at sea
    7. Richard B. BRODHEAD
      • Born in 1726
    8. Garrett BRODHEAD
    9. John BRODHEAD

Wessel BRODHEAD. Son of Charles BRODHEAD & Maria TENBROOK.

He married Unknown

They had the following children:

    1. Rev. Jacob BRODHEAD

Fourth Generation

Luke BRODHEAD. Son of Daniel BRODHEAD & Hester WYNGART.

He married Elizabeth HARRISON.

They had the following children:

    1. Thomas BRODHEAD
      • Died about 1830
    2. John BRODHEAD
    3. Luke BRODHEAD
    4. Daniel BRODHEAD
    5. Alexander BRODHEAD
    6. Elizabeth BRODHEAD
    7. Ann BRODHEAD
    8. Rachael BRODHEAD

Daniel BRODHEAD. Son of Daniel BRODHEAD & Hester WYNGART.

He first married Elizabeth DEPUI.

They had the following children:

    1. Daniel BRODHEAD

He second married Gov. Mifflin's widow.

Charles BRODHEAD. Son of Daniel BRODHEAD & Hester WYNGART.

  • Born 7 Sep 1729.

He married UNKNOWN.

They had the following children:

    1. Hon. John C. BRODHEAD
    2. Daniel BRODHEAD M.C.

Garrett BRODHEAD. Son of Daniel BRODHEAD & Hester WYNGART.

He married Jane DAVIS on 15 Mar 1759.

They had the following children:

    1. Richard BRODHEAD
    2. John BRODHEAD
    3. Daniel BRODHEAD
    4. George BRODHEAD
    5. Elizabeth BRODHEAD
      • Born 1775
    6. Rachel BRODHEAD
    7. Samuel BRODHEAD
      • Born 1779

Rev. Jacob BRODHEAD. Son of Wessel BRODHEAD & Unknown.

  • Born 14 May 1782 in Ulster County, New York
  • Died 6 June 1855 in Springfield, Massachusetts

He married Unknown.

They had the following children:

    1. John Romeyn BRODHEAD

Fifth Generation

Alexander BRODHEAD. Son of Luke BRODHEAD & Elizabeth HARRISON.

He married Miss BLOOM.

They had the following children:

    1. Jacob BRODHEAD
    2. John BRODHEAD
    3. Herbert BRODHEAD
    4. 3 Daughters

Rev. John BRODHEAD. Son of Luke BRODHEAD & Elizabeth HARRISON.

  • Born 5 (22?) October 1770 in Lower Smithfield, Monroe County, PA.
  • Died 7 April 1838 in Newmarket, Rockingham County, New Hampshire.
  • Buried in Locust Cemetery.
  • (more notes and sources on John Brodhead)

He married Mary DODGE.

They had the following children:

    1. Daniel Dodge BRODHEAD
    2. Dr. John Montgomery BRODHEAD
    3. Joseph Crawford BRODHEAD
    4. George Hamilton BRODHEAD
    5. Thornton Fleming BRODHEAD;
    6. Josiah Adams BRODHEAD

Luke BRODHEAD. Son of Luke BRODHEAD & Elizabeth HARRISON.

  • Died 21(24) Mar 1845 in Smithfield, Pennsylvania.
  • Buried at the Presbyterian Cemetery - Shawnee, Monroe County, Pennsylvania

He married Elizabeth WILLS

They had the following children:

  1. Elizabeth BRODHEAD
  2. William Alexander BRODHEAD
  3. Thomas BRODHEAD
    He married
    Hannah M.
  4. Theodore BRODHEAD
  5. Lewis BRODHEAD
  6. Luke Wills BRODHEAD
  7. Horace Binney BRODHEAD
  8. DeWitt Clinton BRODHEAD
  9. Benjamin Franklin BRODHEAD

Daniel BRODHEAD. Son of Luke BRODHEAD & Elizabeth HARRISON

He married Miss HARDENBURG

They had the following children:

    1. Jacob BRODHEAD
    2. Luke BRODHEAD
    3. Dr. John Alexander BRODHEAD

Richard BRODHEAD. Son of Garrett BRODHEAD & Jane DAVIS.

He married Jane DRAKE.

They had the following children:

    1. Albert Gallatin BRODHEAD
    2. William BRODHEAD
    3. Garrett BRODHEAD
    4. Charles BRODHEAD
    5. Hon. Richard BRODHEAD
    6. Sarah BRODHEAD
      • Born in 1791
    7. Jane BRODHEAD
      • Born in 1797
    8. Anna Maria BRODHEAD
      • Born 14 Feb 1801
    9. Rachel BRODHEAD
    10. Eliza BRODHEAD
    11. Elizabeth BRODHEAD

John BRODHEAD. Son of Garrett BRODHEAD & Jane DAVIS.

  • Born 3 Mar 1766.

He married UNKNOWN

They had the following children:

    1. Daniel Mifflin BRODHEAD
    2. John Hena BRODHEAD
    3. Henry BRODHEAD
    4. William Franklin BRODHEAD

Sixth Generation

Jacob BRODHEAD. Son of Alexander BRODHEAD & Unknown BLOOM.

  • Born 27 July 1824
  • Died 7 Aug 1891
  • Occupation: Farmer

He married Maria.

They had the following children:

  1. Alfred BRODHEAD
    • Born 23 Nov 1854
    • Baptised 18 Apr 1868 in Nockamixon Church (St. Luke's Union Church) Ferndale, Nockamixon Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.
  2. Franklin BRODHEAD
    • Born 10 May 1857
    • Baptised 18 Apr 1868 in Nockamixon Church (St. Luke's Union Church) Ferndale, Nockamixon Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.
  3. Edward BRODHEAD
  4. Lizzie BRODHEAD
    • Born 7 July 1866
    • Baptised 18 Apr 1868 in Nockamixon Church (St. Luke's Union Church) Ferndale, Nockamixon Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.
  5. George BRODHEAD
    • Born 1 Apr 1873
    • Baptised 7 Dec 1877 in Nockamixon Church (St. Luke's Union Church) Ferndale, Nockamixon Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.

Thornton Fleming BRODHEAD. Son of John BRODHEAD & Mary DODGE

He married Archange MACOMB. Daughter of William MACOMB Jr & Jeanette MARENTETE

They had the following children:

    1. Josephine Archange BRODHEAD
    • She married William Douglas BALFOUR on 18 Oct 1876 in Wayne County, Michigan
    1. Marian (Mary Jeanette) BRODHEAD
    • She married John K. (Jonathan Kearsley) WEBSTER on 24 Oct 1883 in Wayne County, Michigan
    1. John BRODHEAD
    2. Ellen BRODHEAD
    3. Katherine BRODHEAD
    4. Elizabeth BRODHEAD
    • She married Frederick HOWARD on 18 Nov 1892 in Wayne County, Michigan

Elizabeth BRODHEAD. Daughter of Luke BRODHEAD & Elizabeth WILLS

  • Born 30 Dec 1812
  • Died 15 Jan 1836
  • Buried at the Presbyterian Cemetery, Shawnee, Monroe County, Pennsylvania

She married Thomas J. ALBRIGHT

They had the following children:

    1. Mary A. ALBRIGHT
    2. William Augustus ALBRIGHT
    3. E. Livingston ALBRIGHT
      • Born 5 Aug 1835
      • Died 9 Jun 1838, 2y 10m 4d
      • Buried at the Presbyterian Cemetery, Shawnee, Monroe County, Pennsylvania

William Alexander BRODHEAD Son of Luke BRODHEAD & Elizabeth WILLS

He married Mary

They had the following children:

    1. Edward Livingston BRODHEAD
    2. John Davis BRODHEAD

Theodore BRODHEAD. Son of Luke BRODHEAD & Elizabeth WILLS

He married Emma H.

They had the following children:

    1. Harry Wills BRODHEAD

Luke Wills BRODHEAD. Son of Luke BRODHEAD & Elizabeth WILLS

He married Leonora S.

    1. Cicero BRODHEAD

Benjamin Franklin BRODHEAD. Son of Luke BRODHEAD & Elizabeth WILLS

He married Emily K.

They had the following children:

    1. Bella BRODHEAD

Albert Gallatin BRODHEAD. Son of Richard BRODHEAD & Jane DRAKE.

He married Ellen MIDDAUGH

  • Born 10 April 1807
  • Died 26 Feb 1868
  • Buried in Nisky Hill Cemetery, Bethlehem, Northampton County, Pennsylvania.

They had the following children:

    1. Hon. Charles BRODHEAD

William BRODHEAD. Son of Richard BRODHEAD & Jane DRAKE.

  • Born in 1795

He married UNKNOWN.

They had the following children:

    1. Frank BRODHEAD

Garrett BRODHEAD. Son of Richard BRODHEAD & Jane DRAKE.

  • Born 2 Dec 1793
  • Died 18 Jan 1872
  • Buried in Mauch Chunk Cemetery - Jim Thorpe, Carbon County, Pennsylvania

He married Cornelia DINGMAN

  • Born 13 Oct 1797
  • Died 18 Jun 1882
  • Buried in Mauch Chunk Cemetery - Jim Thorpe, Carbon County, Pennsylvania

They had the following children:

    1. Albert G. BRODHEAD, Jr.
    • He married Sally Ann TOLAN on 3 July 1838 by Rev. J. Grey
      • Born 16 May 1816
      • Died 28 Mar 1897
    1. Andrew BRODHEAD
    2. Abram BRODHEAD
    3. Daniel BRODHEAD

Charles BRODHEAD. Son of Richard BRODHEAD & Jane DRAKE.

  • Born 4 Aug 1805.(28)

He married UNKNOWN

They had the following children:

    1. Charles D. BRODHEAD

Hon. Richard BRODHEAD. Son of Richard BRODHEAD & Jane DRAKE.

He married Mary BRADFORD. Daughter of David BRADFORD.

  • Born near Vicksburg, Mississippi
  • Interesting Tidbit: Mary is the niece of Jefferson Davis, president of the Confederate States of America)

They had the following children:

    1. Richard BRODHEAD
    2. J. Davis BRODHEAD

Daniel Mifflin BRODHEAD. Son of John BRODHEAD

He married UNKNOWN

They had the following children:

    1. John BRODHEAD

John Hena BRODHEAD. Son of John BRODHEAD

He married UNKNOWN

They had the following children:

  1. Rev. Augustus BRODHEAD

Seventh Generation

Edward BRODHEAD. Son of Jacob BRODHEAD & Maria.

  • Born 11 Oct 1861
  • Baptised 18 Apr 1868 in Nockamixon Church (St. Luke's Union Church) Ferndale, Nockamixon Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.
  • Died 1908.
  • Buried in Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Holland Township, New Jersey.

He married Ida HAGER, daughter of David O. HAGER & Ann Eliza on 5 Oct 1887 in Hunterdon County, New Jersey.

They had the following children:

    1. Harry BRODHEAD

Hon. Charles BRODHEAD. Son of Albert Gallatin BRODHEAD & Ellen MIDDAUGH.

He married Camilla M. SHIMER. Daughter of General Conrad SHIMER on 1 Jun 1858.

  • Born 22 Oct 1835
  • Died 27 May 1915
  • Buried in Nisky Hill Cemetery, Bethlehem, Northampton County, Pennsylvania.

They had the following children:

    1. Charles BRODHEAD
      • Born 26 Jul 1859
      • Died 18 May 1860
      • Buried in Nisky Hill Cemetery, Bethlehem, Northampton County, Pennsylvania.
    2. Kate Ellen BRODHEAD
      • Born 15 May 1861
      • Died 4 April 1928
      • Buried in Nisky Hill Cemetery, Bethlehem, Northampton County, Pennsylvania..
    • She married Warren Abbott WILBUR son of N.P. WILBUR on 15 Jan 1901 in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.
      • Born 1 May 1859
      • Died 15 Jan 1932
      • Buried in Nisky Hill Cemetery, Bethlehem, Northampton County, Pennsylvania.
    1. Albert BRODHEAD
      • Born 26 Sep 1867
      • Died 19 May 1938
      • Buried in Nisky Hill Cemetery, Bethlehem, Northampton County, Pennsylvania with the rest of the family.

J. Davis BRODHEAD. Son of Hon. Richard BRODHEAD & Mary BRADFORD.

He married Cecile HARVIER, daughter of Calix HARVIER & Cecile in 1883 in New York.

They had the following children:

    1. Ethel BRODHEAD
    2. Leonie BRODHEAD

Eighth Generation

Harry BRODHEAD. Son of Edward BRODHEAD & Ida HAGER.

  • Born 21 Mar 1893 in Holland Township, Hunterdon County, New Jersey.
  • Died 7 Dec 1957 <view grave><view obituary>
  • Buried in Easton Heights Cemetery, Easton, PA (Section F Plot 58).
  • Occupation: Truck driver for Search Robuck

He first married Grace FACKENTHALL. Daughter of George W. Fackenthall & Sarah.

  • Born 30 Jan 1897 in Riegelsville, Bucks County, Pennsylvania
  • Died 5 Jun 1922 at home, Wolf Street, Easton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania.<view obituary>
  • Buried in Easton Heights Cemetery, Easton, PA (Section F Plot 58) <view grave>

He second married Erma LAUBACH, daughter of Wesley LAUBACH & Cora May 'NanNan' JUDD.

  • Born 17 Aug 1905
  • Died 13 Sep 1959 in an accident at her home, Palmer Township, PA. <view obituary>
  • Buried in Easton Heights Cemetery, Easton, PA (Section F Plot 58) <view grave>

They had the following children:

    1. Harold Laubach BRODHEAD
    2. Richard 'Dick' D BRODHEAD
      • Born 20 Oct 1925 in Easton, PA.
      • Died 6 Sep 1998 in Easton Hospital, Easton, PA.
      • Buried 9 Sep 1998 in Northampton Memorial Shrine, Palmer Township, PA.
      • Occupation; maintenance department of Maier's Bakery retiring in 1987.
      • He was a Navy veteran of WWII.
    3. <Son, LIVING>
    4. Evelyn Mae BRODHEAD
      • Born 1929
      • Died 11 May 1966
      • Buried in Easton Heights Cemetery, Easton, PA (Section F Plot 58). <view grave>
      • Medical; Cerebral Palsy.
    5. Stanley E BRODHEAD
      • Born 15 Jun 1933 in Easton, PA.
      • Died 24 Jul 1997 in Easton Hospital, Easton, PA.
      • Buried 28 Jul 1997 in Northampton Memorial Shrine, Palmer Township, PA.
      • Occupation; Mack Printing Co, Wilson, PA for 44 years retiring in 1995.
      • Education; Graduated from Wilson High School 1951.
      • He was an Army veteran during Korea and belonged to the Brown & Lynch American Legion Post 9.
    • He married Eleanore SIGAFOOS, daughter of Theodore Maurie SIGAFOOS & <Living>.
      • Born 31 Aug 1934.
      • Died May 1982.
    1. <Son, LIVING>

Ninth Generation

Harold Laubach BRODHEAD. Son of Harry BRODHEAD & Erma LAUBACH.

  • Born 14 Jul 1924 in Palmer Heights (Easton), PA.
  • Died 18 Sep 1959 at home in Baltimore, MD of a heart attack. <view obituary>
  • Buried 22 Sep 1959 in Easton Heights Cemetery, Easton, PA (Section 9 Plot 6). <view grave>
  • Occupation; district manager, Baltimore News Post & Sunday American News.
  • Harold was drafted two times for WWII. The first time he was rejected for a hernia, the second time he was called they accepted him. During his services he was stationed in the Philippine Islands, then was moved to Japan. He was in Japan when the war ended. He returned to the states of the Gen. Pope.

He married <LIVING>

He had the following children:

  1. Joyce Ann BRODHEAD
    • Born 5 Oct 1943 in Betts Hospital, Easton, PA.
    • Died 10 Apr 1946 at home 2618 Broad St, Easton, PA. <view obituary>
    • Buried in Easton Heights Cemetery, Easton, PA (Section F Plot 58). <view grave>

Resources

>26 - Nockamixon Church (St. Luke's Union Church) Ferndale, Nockamixon Township, Bucks County, PA, Records compiled by Dr. B.F. Fackenthal, Jr. (Marx Room, Easton Public Library)
>27 - Read the "HISTORY OF THE BRODHEAD FAMILY" written by Luke Brodhead
>28 - Read Brodhead excerpts from "Historic Homes and Institutions and Genealogical and Personal Memoirs of The Lehigh Valley Pennsylvania" published by The Lewis Publishing Company 1905
>29 - Read John Romeyn Brodhead 1814-1873 by Dr. Adriaan J. Barnouw, Queen Wilhelmina Professor Emeritus at Columbia University`

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For more information on the Brodhead or DePui families
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The Brodhead Family Association
PO Box 66
Port Ewen, NY 12466

 

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