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1720 Katharine Rickey, child of Alexander and Ann Rickey, was born on day 20 of month 8, according to records of the Quaker Falls monthly meeting in Bucks County, Pennsylvania. [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6].

1720 Michael and Randal Hutchinson, sons of John and Phebe Hutchinson, were born on 1 of month 8 (October), in Bucks county, Pennsylvania. [7]

1736 John Hutchinson, of Falls Twp, Bucks County, Pennsylvania married Ann Stanaland at Falls monthly meeting on 13 of month 2. Witnessed by Randal Hutchinson, among others. [8]

1737 Catharine Rickey, Thomas Rickey, and John Rickey witnessed the marriage of Samuel Mead and Mary Downey on 25 of month 8 (October). [9]

1741 Catharine Rickey and John Rickey witnessed the marriage of Randall Hutchinson and Elizabeth Harvey on 1 of month 10 (December). [10] Randall Hutchinson, who was brother of Michael Hutchinson, married, first, Elizabeth Harvey. [11]

1742 The will of Matthias Harvey, of Makefield Twp, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, named daughter Elizabeth, wife of Randal Hutchinson. [12]

1742 Catharine Rickey, Thomas Rickey, and John Rickey witnessed the marriage of Samuel Woolston and Hannah Palmer on 27 of month 8 (October). [13]

1743 Randal Hutchinson was taxed in Lower Makefield Twp, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. [14]

1746 Hannah Rickey, Katharine Rickey, Rachel Rickey, Alex Rickey, Hannah Rickey Jr, and John Rickey witnessed the marriage of John Millnor, late of Burlington and Hannah Harvey, daughter of Thomas of Makefield, on 7 of month 8 (October). [15]

1747 Katherine, Thomas, and John Rickey witnessed the marriage of George Brown (son of Samuel Brown of Falls Twp) and Martha Worall on May 5. [16]

1749 [Katherine] Catherine Rickey married Randall Hutchinson (Falls MM). [17] [18] [19] [20]

1753 Randal Hutchinson was taxed in Lower Makefield Twp, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. [21]

1757 Ann Rickey Jr, daughter of Alexander Rickey, married Mahlon Kirkbride, son of Mahlon Kirkbride, both of Lower Makefield Twp, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, on day 30 of month 11, at the Falls Meeting. Witnessed by Alexander and Ann Rickey, Mahlon and Ann Kirkbride, Tho and Hannah Rickey, John and Mary Rickey, James Rickey, Alex Jr Rickey, Rachel Rickey, Keirll Rickey, Randle (not Catherine) Hutchinson, and many others. [22] [23]

1758 Daughter Katherine Hutchinson was named in the will of Alexander Rickey, of Lower Makefield Twp, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, dated 1 October 1758. [24] [25]

1761 The will of Randall Hutchinson, mason of Lower Makefield Twp was dated 11th month, 8th day, 1760 and proved 10 Jan 1761 and named wife Catharine and sons Mathias, James, and Mahlon. Witnessed by Catherine's brothers Thomas and Keirll Rickey and Thomas Canby. [26] [27]

1763 Hannah Rickey, daughter of [brother] Thomas Rickey of Bucks County, married Samuel White, son of Joseph White, at Falls meeting on 12 day, month 1. Witnessed by Katherine Hutchinson and many others. [28]

1764 The will of uncle John Keirl [brother of mother Ann Keirl Rickey] of Bristol Twp, Bucks County, named Thomas Rickey, John Rickey, Alexander Rickey, James Rickey, Keirl Rickey, Rachel and Mary Rickey, Catharine Hutchinson, and Ann Kirkbride as children of Alexander and Ann Rickey and as kinsmen. [29] [30]

1764 Catherine Hutchinson was taxed in Lower Makefield Twp, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. [31]

1765 "To be sold by public Vendue, on the Premises, the 28th Day of March next, a valuable Plantation, late the Property of Randal Hutchinson, deceased, lying in Lower Makefield Township, Bucks County, and Province of Pennsylvania, containing 182 Acres, about 100 Acres cleared, and the rest well timbered, 20 Acres of the clear Land is good Meadow, and more may be made, a constant Stream of Water running through the Place. There is on said Premises, a new large two Story Stone House, and Stone Kitchen adjoining, well finished, a good Cellar under both, a Piazza to the front Side of the Kitchen, and a Well of good Water, and a Pump in it under the same, also a Milk house adjoining, a large Stone Barn, a large bearing Orchard of the best grafted Fruit near the above House and Barn; these is likewise a large Log house, with three Rooms on a Floor, and a Stone Shop joining the same, at one Corner of said Land, with a good Orchard of grafted Fruit, and about 4 or 5 Acres of Meadow near the same. The whole to be sold together or separate, as may suit the Purchasers. The Purchasers paying one Half of the Money down, may have a Deed, and a considerable Time to pay the Remainder, paying Interest, and giving sufficient security. Michael Hutchinson". [32]

"Katherine [Rickey], born 8 month 20, 1720, married, first, Randal Hutchinson, and [second] Joseph Milnor" [33] [34]

Randall Hutchinson died. [35]

1766 Keirl Rickey, son of Alexander Rickey deceased, married Sarah Milnor, on April 9, at the Falls Monthly Meeting, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Witnessed by Mahlon and James Hutchinson [likely two of Catharine's sons by Randal Hutchinson], Joseph Milnor and many others. [36] [37]

1767 On 6/7 ... Falls Meeting reports that Joseph Milnor intends to lay his intention of marriage with Catherine Hutchinson before this meeting but he is prevented by indisposition.

1775 Katharine Hutchinson was named in the will of her aunt Katharine Keirl Wilmington. [38]

1787 The will of Joseph Milnor yeoman of Falls Twp, Bucks County, Pennsylvania was dated 7-2-1787 and proved Oct 11, 1787. Wife Catharine. Son Mahlon and friends Samuel and Moses Moon executors. Sons Joseph, John, and Mahlon. Son John's children Joseph, Isaac, Phebe and others. Daughter Sarah, wife of Keirl Rickey and her son Samuel. Daughter Mary Hillegas and Martha Downing. Money due from John Rickey. Land in Trenton. Witnesses Mary Darbyshire and Elizabeth White. [39] [40]

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Footnotes:

[1] Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, Bucks County Pennsylvania, Marriages and Births, Book B, 208, [AncestryImage].

[2] Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, A Record of the Births and Burial Belonging to the Falls Meeting in Pennsylvania Bucks County, 37, [AncestryImage].

[3] William Wade Hinshaw, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Vol. 2 [NJ and Pennsylvania] (1938), 968, [HathiTrust].

[4] Anna Miller Watring and F. Edward Wright, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Church Records of the 17th & 18th Centuries, V2, Quaker Records: Falls and Middletown Monthly Meetings (Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, 2003, ISBN 1-58549-270-1), 28.

[5] William W. H. Davis, with Warren S. Ely and John W. Jordan, ed., History of Bucks County Pennsylvania, 2nd ed., Vol. III (1905), 727, [GoogleBooks], [HathiTrust].

[6] Edward Carpenter, Louis Henry Carpenter, Samuel Carpenter and his Descendants (Philadelphia, Printed for private circulation by J. B. Lippincott company, 1912), 175, [HathiTrust], [GoogleBooks].

[7] Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, Bucks County Pennsylvania, Marriages and Births, Book B, 191, [AncestryImage].

[8] Quaker Meeting Records, Falls Monthly Meeting Bucks County, PA, Marriages, Births, Deaths 1693-1788, 176, [AncestryRecord], [AncestryImage].

[9] Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, Bucks County Pennsylvania, Marriages and Births, Book B, Falls meeting marriages, 72, [AncestryRecord], [AncestryImage].

[10] Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, Bucks County Pennsylvania, Marriages and Births, Book B, Falls meeting marriages, 78, [AncestryRecord], [AncestryImage].

[11] John W. Jordan, Colonial Families of Philadelphia, Vol. 1 (New York: Lewis Publishing Company, 1911), 584, Biosketch of son James, [HathiTrust], [InternetArchive].

[12] F. Edward Wright, Abstracts of Bucks County, Pennsylvania Wills, 1685-1785 (1995), 27.

[13] Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, Bucks County Pennsylvania, Marriages and Births, Book B, Falls meeting marriages, 83 of 82-83, [AncestryRecord], [AncestryImage].

[14] F. Edward Wright, Abstracts of Bucks County, Pennsylvania Wills, 1785-1825 (2009), 10.

[15] Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, Bucks County Pennsylvania, Marriages and Births, Book B, 00076, Falls meeting marriages, 87, image 76, [AncestryImage].

[16] Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, Bucks County Pennsylvania, Marriages and Births, Book B, 00077, Falls meeting marriages, 88, [AncestryImage].

[17] William Wade Hinshaw, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Vol. 2 [NJ and Pennsylvania] (1938), 1023, 1004, [HathiTrust].

[18] Wilfred Jordan, ed. Colonial and Revolutionary Families of Pennsylvania, Vol. 4 (1932), n193, [InternetArchive].

[19] Anna Miller Watring and F. Edward Wright, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Church Records of the 17th & 18th Centuries, V2, Quaker Records: Falls and Middletown Monthly Meetings (Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, 2003, ISBN 1-58549-270-1), 86.

[20] Charles Meredith Dupuy, A Genealogical History of the Dupuy Family (Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1910), 129, [GoogleBooks], [InternetArchive].

[21] F. Edward Wright, Abstracts of Bucks County, Pennsylvania Wills, 1785-1825 (2009), 15.

[22] Quaker Meeting Records, Falls Monthly Meeting Bucks County, PA, Marriages, Births, Deaths 1693-1788, [AncestryRecord], [AncestryImage].

[23] Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, Bucks County Pennsylvania, Marriages and Births, Book B, 92, [AncestryImage].

[24] Pennsylvania Probate Records, 1683-1994, Bucks, Will 2-347, [FamilySearchImage].

[25] Pennsylvania Probate Records, 1683-1994, Bucks, Will 2-347, abstract 449, FHL film 172929, [FamilySearchImage].

[26] Pennsylvania Probate Records, 1683-1994, Bucks, Will 3-41, [FamilySearchImage].

[27] USGenWeb, Bucks County Pennsylvania Will Abstracts (Gateway website), Book 3, [USGenWeb].

[28] Quaker Meeting Records, Falls Monthly Meeting Bucks County, PA, Marriages, Births, Deaths 1693-1788, [AncestryRecord], [AncestryImage].

[29] Pennsylvania Probate Records, 1683-1994, Bucks, Will 3-194, [FamilySearchImage].

[30] F. Edward Wright, Abstracts of Bucks County, Pennsylvania Wills, 1685-1785 (1995), 83.

[31] F. Edward Wright, Abstracts of Bucks County, Pennsylvania Wills, 1785-1825 (2009), 42.

[32] Newspaper, Pennsylvania Gazette (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania), February 28, 1765.

[33] William W. H. Davis, with Warren S. Ely and John W. Jordan, ed., History of Bucks County Pennsylvania, 2nd ed., Vol. III (1905), 727, [GoogleBooks], [HathiTrust].

[34] Charles Meredith Dupuy, A Genealogical History of the Dupuy Family (Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1910), 129, [GoogleBooks], [InternetArchive].

[35] Edward Carpenter, Louis Henry Carpenter, Samuel Carpenter and his Descendants (Philadelphia, Printed for private circulation by J. B. Lippincott company, 1912), 175, [HathiTrust], [GoogleBooks].

[36] Quaker Meeting Records, Falls Monthly Meeting Bucks County, PA, Marriages, Births, Deaths 1693-1788, [AncestryRecord], [AncestryImage].

[37] Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, Bucks County Pennsylvania, Marriages and Births, Book B, 103, [AncestryImage].

[38] F. Edward Wright, Abstracts of Bucks County, Pennsylvania Wills, 1785-1825 (2009), 30.

[39] F. Edward Wright, Abstracts of Bucks County, Pennsylvania Wills, 1785-1825 (2009), 14.

[40] Bucks County, Pennsylvania, unsorted Will 5-57, [Gen_Project].

[41] The family tree of a person who has a DNA match to Robert shows a lineage to Catherine Rickey, child of Alexander Rickey and Ann Keirl.