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Descendants of William West
 
 

Generation No. 1




1.  WILLIAM WEST.  He married ELIZABETH _____.

Child of WILLIAM WEST and ELIZABETH _____ is:
 i. THOMAS WEST.
 
 

Generation No. 2




2.  THOMAS WEST (WILLIAM).  He married RACHEL ANN GILPIN Abt. 1682.

Children of THOMAS WEST and RACHEL GILPIN are:
 i. JOHN W. WEST, b. 28 October 1690, Long Crandon/Credon/Crendon Parish, Buckinghamshire, England; d. 05 October 1776, Marlborough, Oxfordshire, England.
 ii. WILLIAM WEST, d. 1720; m. DEBORAH COPPOCK, 1709.
 iii. THOMAS WEST, m. MARY DEAN, 19 October 1709.
 iv. A DAUGHTER WEST.
 
 

Generation No. 3




3.  JOHN W. WEST (THOMAS, WILLIAM) was born 28 October 1690 in Long Crandon/Credon/Crendon Parish, Buckinghamshire, England, and died 05 October 1776 in Marlborough, Oxfordshire, England.  He married (1) ELIZABETH BEISLEY 1714.  He married (2) SARAH PEARSON 1718 in Chester Co., Pennsylvania.

Child of JOHN WEST and ELIZABETH BEISLEY is:
 i. THOMAS WEST.

Children of JOHN WEST and SARAH PEARSON are:
 ii. HUGH WEST.
 iii. JOSEPH WEST, SR., b. 1718, Springfield, Delaware Co., Pennsylvania; d. 1802, Pittsylvania County, VA, at home of son George.
 iv. SARAH WEST, b. 1719, Springfield, Delaware Co., Pennsylvania; m. REES? HOWELL.
 v. MARY WEST, b. 1721, Upper Providence, Pennsylvania; m. JONATHAN MORRIS.
 vi. WILLIAM WEST, b. 1724, Upper Providence, Pennsylvania; m. (1) SARAH CROPPER; m. (2) HANNAH SHAW.
 vii. RACHEL/RACHAEL WEST, b. 1726, Upper Providence, Pennsylvania; m. JOHN LEVINUS CLARKSON.
 viii. HANNAH WEST, b. Abt. 1728, Upper Providence, Pennsylvania; m. _____ THOMSON.
 ix. ELIZABETH WEST, b. Abt. 1729, Springfield, Delaware Co., Pennsylvania; m. JOHN MORRIS.
 x. SAMUEL WEST, b. 1732, Upper Providence, Pennsylvania.
 xi. JOHN (JR.) WEST, b. 1734, Upper Providence, Pennsylvania; m. (1) MARY _____; m. (2) MARGARET PEARSON TERRETT.
 xii. BENJAMIN WEST, b. 10 October 1738, Springfield, Chester Co., Pennsylvania; m. ELIZABETH SHEWELL.
 
 

Generation No. 4




4.  JOSEPH WEST, SR. (JOHN W., THOMAS, WILLIAM) was born 1718 in Springfield, Delaware Co., Pennsylvania, and died 1802 in Pittsylvania County, VA, at home of son George.  He married JANE OWEN March 1739/40.

Children of JOSEPH WEST and JANE OWEN are:
 i. ISAAC WEST, b. 1741, Pennsylvania; m. ROXANNA LEWIS.
 ii. TACY/FACY WEST, b. 1743, Pennsylvania; m. JACOB NICHOLS.
 iii. SARAH WEST, b. 1745, Pennsylvania; m. JESSE DATEY.
 iv. OWEN WEST, b. 1749, Fairfax County, Virginia; d. 1828, Clinton County, Ohio.
 v. HANNAH WEST, b. 1751, Virginia?.
 vi. JOHN WEST, b. 26 November 1753, Pittsylvania Co., VA OR Pennsylvania; m. MARY KING.
 vii. GEORGE WEST, b. 1755, Pennsylvania?; m. BETTY TEMPLETON.
 viii. JOSEPH WEST, b. 1757; m. JUDITH BALLINGER.
 ix. JAMES WEST, b. 1759.
 x. BENJAMIN WEST, b. 26 April 1762; m. (1) ELIZABETH HAZARD; m. (2) REBECCA CANIFAX.
 
 

Generation No. 5




5.  OWEN WEST (JOSEPH, JOHN W., THOMAS, WILLIAM) was born 1749 in Fairfax County, Virginia, and died 1828 in Clinton County, Ohio.  He married ELIZABETH MARTIN 1783 in Campbell Co., Virginia, daughter of JAMES MARTIN and NANCY OGLESBE.

Children of OWEN WEST and ELIZABETH MARTIN are:
 i. NANCY WEST, b. Pittsylvania Co., VA; m. ROBERT TERRELL.
 ii. JANE WEST, b. Pittsylvania Co., VA; m. JOHN TERRELL.
 iii. WILLIAM WEST, b. Pittsylvania Co., VA; m. (1) SARAH HAMERICK; m. (2) SOPHIA HADLEY.
 iv. MARY WEST, b. Pittsylvania County, VA; m. JOSHUA BETTERTON, 26 February 1810, Pittsylvania Co., Va..
 v. SUSAN/SUSANNAH WEST, b. Pittsylvania Co., VA; m. JOSEPH WRIGHT.
 vi. OWEN WEST, b. Pittsylvania Co., VA; m. LORENNA DOUGLAS.
 vii. JAMES WEST, b. Pittsylvania Co., VA; m. ELIZABETH LIGGETT.
 viii. PEYTON MARTIN WEST, b. 20 April 1798, Pittsylvania Co., VA; d. 22 August 1868, Clark Twp., Clinton Co., OH.
 ix. ELIZABETH WEST, b. Pittsylvania Co., VA; m. EZEKIEL HAWORTH.
 x. AMELIA/EMILIA/MILLIE WEST, b. Pittsylvania Co., VA; m. JAMES HAWORTH.
 xi. REBECCA WEST, b. Pittsylvania Co., VA; m. JOSEPH GARNER.
 xii. MARGARET WEST, b. Pittsylvania Co., VA; d. "infancy".
 xiii. JOHN RAND WEST, b. Pittsylvania Co., VA; m. ELIZABETH GEORGE.
 xiv. THOMAS WEST, b. Pittsylvania Co., VA; m. TAMAR HADLEY.
 
 

Generation No. 6




6.  PEYTON MARTIN WEST (OWEN, JOSEPH, JOHN W., THOMAS, WILLIAM) was born 20 April 1798 in Pittsylvania Co., VA, and died 22 August 1868 in Clark Twp., Clinton Co., OH.  He married SARAH HADLEY 04 May 1820 in Newberry MM, Martinsville, Clinton Co., OH.

Children of PEYTON WEST and SARAH HADLEY are:
 i. JAMES H. WEST, b. 02 March 1821; d. 28 June 1903; m. MARIANNA MCPHERSON.
 ii. JOSEPH H. WEST, b. 21 November 1822; d. Wilmington, Ohio.
 iii. WILLIAM H. WEST, b. 18 December 1824.
 iv. PEYTON M. WEST, b. 22 August 1827, Ohio; d. 08 April 1897; m. SARAH JACKSON, 16 May 1853.
 v. ELISHA B. WEST, b. 30 July 1830, Ohio; m. REBECCA CRAWFORD.
 vi. EDITH H. WEST, b. 14 February 1833, OH; d. 21 November 1912, Twin Twsp., Ross Co., OH.
 vii. SARAH ANN WEST, b. 25 July 1835, Ohio; m. ROBERT B. GREEN, 26 November 1855.
 viii. ESTHER JANE WEST, b. 25 March 1839, Ohio; m. JOSIAH M. TOWNSEND, 28 April 1859.
 ix. JEREMIAH H. WEST, b. 27 January 1842, Ohio; d. 30 December 1880, Washington Twshp., Clinton, Co., Ohio; m. LOUISA UNDERWOOD.
 x. CAROLINE E. WEST, b. 13 July 1845, Ohio.
 xi. HANNAH M. WEST, b. 18 February 1848, Ohio; d. "girlhood".
 
 

Generation No. 7




7.  EDITH H. WEST (PEYTON MARTIN, OWEN, JOSEPH, JOHN W., THOMAS, WILLIAM) was born 14 February 1833 in OH, and died 21 November 1912 in Twin Twsp., Ross Co., OH.  She married ABSALOM HINSHAW 11 April 1854 in Clinton Co., OH.

Child of EDITH WEST and ABSALOM HINSHAW is:
 i. CONT. ON HINSHAW LINE.
 
 

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