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ancestors of John Fergus (b1717) &bros.
Posted by: David Fergus Date: November 13, 1998 at 11:14:23
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I belong to a branch from a John Fergus supposedly b 1717 in Scotland, emigrated I don't know when through Baltimore, but family settled in Mt. Joy Twp, York County, served as a prison warden in Rev. War, and could be a Francis and Hugh's brother??

Samuel 1765-1855 , Thomas, John, Nancy

Samuel's children: married Mary Paxton 1787
Hugh 1788-1872 tanner ElizabethPA, Polly, Margaret, John, Sara, Thomas

Hugh's children: married Martha Gilfillen 1819
Sarah 1820-1913, Samuel 1821-?went west, Alexander1823-1851, John1826-1827, Thomas1828-1888, William Paxton Fergus 1830-1904 farmer Elizabeth Twp PA

William Paxton Fergus' children: married Mary Wilson 1876
Mary 1891-? Hugh1889-1974, William Wilson Fergus 1887-1951 West Newton PA, Sarah Belle1883-?, James 1881-?, Jane 1879-?

William Wilson Fergus' children: married Lydia Marsh1920
Robert William Fergus 1924-1984 Fort Morgan Co, Walter Fergus 1956-p

Robert Fergus's children: married Clarine Stahlecker 1955
David 1956-p ( ME ), Kevin 1960-p

I have a lot more detail if interested, and would appreciate any info on ancestors and brothers. Thanks.


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