Descendants of John WALDERNE and his son Capt. John WALDRON

FIRST GENERATION

1.  John WALDERNE was born in England.

He was married.  John WALDERNE had the following children:

  1. Capt. John WALDRON.

SECOND GENERATION

2.  Capt. John WALDRON was born in 1665 in Dover, Hampshire.  He died in Jul 1740 in Dover, New Hampshire.  Second husband of Mary Ham.

John Waldron of Dover, NH and his descendants by Alonzo Hall Quint 1879

“Twenty five years ago, a great grand daughter of John Waldon told us that he was picked up in the streets of and English sea port while a boy in an “unfair manner” by one “Master Heard” hustled off to America, brought to Dover, and kept by said Heard as a chore-boy; that the boy was portly clad and had a hard time of it, but excited the sympatbies of one Mrs. Horne, past whose door he used to drive the cows, which Mrs. Horne did the forlorn boy many kindnesses, and becoming a widow married him. and further, that said Mrs. Horne lived on Horne’s Hill. Waldron did marry widow Horne. she was granddaughter to that same Master Heard, being Mary, daughter of John Ham by wife Mary daughter of Master Heard. She was born 2 Oct 1668; marrried 1st 30 June 1686 John Horne, son of the original William Horne, he being born 25 Oct 1663, lived on Horne’s Hill and died Mar 1697/8 leaving divers children. Widow Mary married 2d, 29 Aug 1698 John Waldron.”

Clarke’s kindred genealogies by Augustus Peck Clark 1896

John2 Horne, son of William1, was of Dover. He married 30 June 1686 Mary, daughter of John and Mary (Heard) Ham, born 2 Oct 1668. He died march 1696/7 and she married 2nd 29 Aug 1698 John Waldron, and was mother of Mehetabel Waldron who married James4 Chesley; and gramdmother of Col. John Waldron who married 3rd wife Margaret (Frost), widow of Hon. John5 Wentworth, Jr.

He was married to Mary HAM (daughter of John HAMM SR and Mary HEARD) on Aug 27 1698 in Dover, New Hampshire. Mary HAM was born on Oct 2 1668 in Dover, Hampshire.  She died in 1742 in Dover, New Hampshire.  Capt. John WALDRON and Mary HAM had the following children:

  1. Mehitable WALDRON.
  2. Richard WALDRON.
  3. Sarah WALDRON.

THIRD GENERATION

3.  Mehitable WALDRON

She was married to James CHESLEY JR (son of James CHESLEY SR and Tamsen WENTWORTH). James CHESLEY JR was born on May 18 1706.  He died on Oct 10 1777.  Mehitable WALDRON and James CHESLEY JR had the following children:

  1. Tamsen CHESLEY was born in 1728.  She died in Nov 1801.
  2. Hannah CHESLEY.

FOURTH GENERATION

7.  Hannah CHESLEY was born in 1737 in Rochester,Strafford,New Hampshire,USA.  She died in 1770 in Rochester,Strafford,New Hampshire,USA.

She was married to Rev. Avery HALL. Rev. Avery HALL was born 1737-12-02 in Meriden,New Haven,Connecticut,USA.  He died 1817-06-08 in Rochester,Strafford,New Hampshire,USA.  Andrew lived him after Mehitable died. Andrew left when he was 14 years old.  Hannah CHESLEY and Rev. Avery HALL had the following children:

  1. Mehitable HALL.

FIFTH GENERATION

8.  Mehitable HALL was born 1769-03-05 in Wakefield,Carroll,New Hampshire,USA.  She died 1800-06-25 in Corinth,Orange,Vermont,USA.  Died when Andrew was 9 years old.

She was married to Elijah ALLEN (son of Samuel ALLEN and Elizabeth Content STOCKBRIDGE) about 1788. Elijah ALLEN was born in 1763 in Parsonsfield, Cumberland, Maine.  He died 1839-10-19 in Limerick,York,Maine,USA.  Mehitable HALL and Elijah ALLEN had the following children:

  1. Andrew Lee ALLEN.

SIXTH GENERATION

9.  Andrew Lee ALLEN was born on Nov 24 1791 in Limerick,York,Maine,USA. Died1870-08-14
Provo, Utah. (photo)

He was married to Martha Christina JOHANSEN. Martha Christina JOHANSEN was born on Oct 24 1847 in Kalen S Sweden.

He was married to Ann HUGES.

Clarinda KNAPP (daughter of Calvin KNAPP and Deborah HOPKINS) was born on Nov 12 1824 in Bethlehem,Litchfield,Connecticut,USA.  She died 1862-12-08 in Richmond,Cache,Utah,USA.  “In September 1833 there were two Latter-day Elders who came through that part of the country and held meetings.  Father was not at home at the time and did not hear them preach, but my mother and several of their friends and neighbors did, and they were very impressed. When my Father came home Mother told him of the Elders and the gospel that they preached and he became very anxious to hear them.  He learned that they would preach in a place eighty miles from there and he concluded that he would go to hear them.”

Andrew Lee ALLEN and Clarinda KNAPP had the following children:

  1. Andrew ALLEN.
  2. James ALLEN.
  3. Lydia ALLEN.
  4. Saphronia ALLEN.
  5. Sidney ALLEN.
  6. Elijah ALLEN.
  7. Charles Hopkins ALLEN.

SEVENTH GENERATION

  1. Elijah ALLEN was born in 1826 (photo)

He was married to Eliza Ann BICKMORE on May 2 1852 in Conesville, Pottawatamie, Iowa. Eliza Ann BICKMORE was born.  Eliza Ann Bickmore

16.  Charles Hopkins ALLEN was born on Oct 16 1830 in Burton, Cattaraugus, Ny.  He died on Feb 18 1922 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.  He was buried on Feb 19 1922 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az. (photo)

He was married to Annie Eliza JONES (daughter of James Allen JONES and Minerva Ann LAWSON) on Oct 29 1890 in Logan, Cache, Ut. Annie Eliza JONES was born on Nov 10 1869 in New Hope, Hawkins, Tn.  She died on May 24 1945 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.  She was buried on May 26 1945 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.  Charles Hopkins ALLEN and Annie Eliza JONES had the following children:

  1. Benjamin Jones ALLEN was born about 1901 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.
  2. Ira Joseph Leroy ALLEN was born on Jan 20 1887 in New Hope, Hwkns, Tn.  He died on Nov 1 1927 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.  He was buried on Nov 2 1927 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.
  3. Sidney Levi ALLEN was born on Dec 20 1891 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.  He died on Aug 8 1933.
  4. Annie Minerva ALLEN was born on Aug 29 1893 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.  She died in Dec 1972.
  5. Winnie May ALLEN was born on Aug 23 1895 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.  She died on Feb 25 1984 in Glendale, Los Angeles, California.  She was buried on Mar 1 1984 in Colton, San Bernadino, California.
  6. Hazel Naomi ALLEN was born on Aug 25 1897 in Mesa, Mrcp, Az.  She died on Jan 28 1971 in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona.  She was buried in Jun 1986 in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona.
  7. Preston Hopkins ALLEN was born on Aug 18 1899 in Mesa, Mrcp, Az.  He died on Jan 28 1971.
  8. Benjamin Jones ALLEN was born on Oct 30 1901 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.
  9. William Jones ALLEN was born on Apr 23 1904 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.  He died on Mar 1 1944 in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona.  He was buried on Mar 5 1944 in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona.
  10. ALLEN.

He was married to Elizabeth Adelaide HOOPES (daughter of Warner HOOPES (photo) and Priscilla GIFFORD (photo) on Jun 15 1864 in Richmond, Cache, Ut. Elizabeth Adelaide HOOPES was born on Sep 9 1847 in Council Bluffs, Pttwtt, Ia.  She died on Nov 19 1889 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.  She was buried on Nov 20 1889 in Mesa, Mrcp, Az.  Charles Hopkins ALLEN and Elizabeth Adelaide HOOPES had the following children:

  1. Charles Lewis ALLEN was born on May 30 1865 in Richmond, Cache, Ut.  He died on Feb 8 1944 in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona.
  2. Warner Hoopes ALLEN was born on Oct 17 1866 in Richmond, Cache, Ut.  He died on Feb 24 1932 in Prescott, Yavapai, Az.  He was buried on Feb 29 1932 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.
  3. Andrew Lee ALLEN was born on Dec 13 1868 in Richmond, Cache, Ut.  He died on Jul 22 1870 in Richmond, Cache, Ut.
  4. John Seymour ALLEN was born on Nov 27 1870 in Richmond, Cache, Ut.  He died on Jan 22 1966 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.  He was buried on Jan 24 1966 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.
  5. Theodore Knapp ALLEN was born on May 20 1872 in Richmond, Cache, Ut.  He died on Sep 4 1877 in Richmond, Cache, Ut.
  6. Adelaide Cedilla ALLEN.
  7. Clarinda Knapp ALLEN was born on Mar 7 1876 in Richmond, Cache, Ut.  She died on Aug 17 1956 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.
  8. Elijah ALLEN.
  9. Priscilla ALLEN was born on Dec 26 1879 in Richmond, Cache, Ut.  She died on Jun 21 1952 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.  She was buried on Jun 24 1952 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.
  10. She was buried on Feb 12 1973 in Mesa, Maricopa Co., Az.
  11. Rebecca Hannah ALLEN was born on Jul 6 1883 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.  She died on Apr 7 1971 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.  She was buried on Apr 10 1971 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.
  12. Julia ALLEN was born on May 23 1885 in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona.  She died on Jan 8 1971 in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona.  She was buried on Jan 12 1971 in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona.
  13. James David ALLEN was born on Nov 18 1887 in Mesa, Mrcp, Az.  He died on Apr 15 1940 in Globe, Gila, Az.  He was buried on Apr 18 1940 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.
  14. Joseph ALLEN was born on Nov 13 1889 in Mesa, Mrcp, Az.  He died on Apr 22 1890 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.
  15. Rebecca Hannah ALLEN.

EIGHTH GENERATION

26.  ALLEN.

She was married to James Howard MCCLENDON. James Howard MCCLENDON was born on Oct 8 1904 in Rexburg, Mdsn, Id.  He died on Sep 25 1966 in Cottonwood, Yvp, Az.

32.  Adelaide Cedilla ALLEN was born on Mar 27 1874 in Cove, Cache, Ut.  She was christened on May 7 1874 in Richmond, Cache, Ut.  She died on Jan 6 1963 in Mesa, Mrcp., Az.  She was buried on Jan 9 1963 in Mesa, Mrcp., Az.

She was married to Horace Cornelius FULLER (son of Cornelius FULLER and Annie Elizabeth (Anna) LEWIS) on Jan 26 1894 in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona. Horace Cornelius FULLER was born on Jan 2 1870 in Harrisburg, Washington, Ut.  He died on Dec 9 1904 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.

34.  Elijah ALLEN was born on Jan 22 1878 in Richmond, Cache, Ut.  He died on Jul 1 1953 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.  He was buried on Jul 3 1953 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.

He was married to Emma Pearl NIELSON on Oct 9 1901 in Salt Lake City Utah. Emma Pearl NIELSON was born on Apr 1 1880 in Sunset, Apache, Az.  She died on Aug 17 1931 in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona.  Elijah ALLEN and Emma Pearl NIELSON had the following children:

  1. Elijah Cecil ALLEN.

41.  Rebecca Hannah ALLEN was born on Jul 6 1883 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.  She died on Apr 7 1971 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.  Rebecca and Orson took care of and  helped greatly Georgia and Francis after Leon left them for Selma G.

She was married to Orson Ashael PHELPS (son of Hyrum Smith PHELPS and Mary Elizabeth BINGHAM). Orson Ashael PHELPS was born on Jun 24 1882 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.  He died on Jul 24 1953 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.  He was buried on Jul 27 1953 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.

Rebecca Hannah ALLEN and Orson Ashael PHELPS had the following children (family photo):

  1. Oma PHELPS was born on Aug 11 1906 in Chandler, Arizona.
  2. LEWIS ASHEL PHELPS.
  3. Genevieve PHELPS was born in 1911 in Arizona.
  4. LEON HYRUM PHELPS.
  5. Elizabeth PHELPS was born in 1917 in Arizona.
  6. Orson Allen Jr PHELPS was born in 1919 in Arizona.

NINTH GENERATION

42.  Elijah Cecil ALLEN was born on Jan 30 1904 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.  He died on Dec 16 1993 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.

He was married to Marilla SOLOMON on Jun 7 1930 in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona. Marilla SOLOMON was born on Jun 10 1903 in Shumway, Navajo, Az.  She died on Jun 2 1988 in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona.

44.  LEWIS ASHEL PHELPS was born on Feb 13 1909 in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona.  He died on Jun 27 2001.

He was married to MURIEL BRIMHALL (daughter of GEORGE H BRIMHALL and ROSETTA PALMER) on Mar 25 1937 in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona. MURIEL BRIMHALL was born on Aug 16 1917 in Taylor, , , Arizona.  She was born on Aug 16 1917 in Taylor, , , Arizona.  She died on Oct 26 1999.

46.  LEON HYRUM PHELPS was born on Jun 10 1914 in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona.  He died on Oct 6 1990.  He was buried in Woodland Cemetery, Deer Park, Spokane County, Washington.  Leon graduated from Gila Community College in Payeson Arizona.

He was divorced from Frances May KNIGHT. Frances May KNIGHT (daughter of Franklin Joseph KNIGHT and Buelah Mae PILKINTON) was born on Dec 17 1918 in Rocky Mount, Montgomery Alabama.  She died on Jul 26 2008 in Salt Lake City Utah.  Soon after the death of her mother and the remarriage of her father, the family moved across the county to Arizona. At 16 she left home to  live and work at Helen Millet Dana’s maternity home in Mesa Arizona.

“Helen Millet Dana 1885-1961 This nurse operated a maternity home at her residence and also traveled with a physician by horse and buggy to help deliver babies. She officiated at or assisted in the delivery of more than 12,500 babies in the Mesa area. She also took in unwed mothers and found good adoptive homes for their babies.”                                          Taken from Mesa Cemetery Walking Tour Guide

Frances also worked at Safeway Grocery in Arizona as an adult and in Utah Frances was a Lunch Supervisor for the Granite schools. She also in charge of nurses/companions for Elder Stapley’s wife. She was also known for her quilting and candy making.

LEON HYRUM PHELPS and Frances May KNIGHT had the following children:

  1. Living Female MILLER (PHELPS).

He was married to SELMA GEIGER on Dec 15 1944 in Lordsbury, New Mexico. SELMA GEIGER was born on May 17 1911 in Selma, Dallas, Alabama.  She died on Sep 24 1986.

LEON HYRUM PHELPS and SELMA GEIGER had the following children:

  1. PHELPS.
  2. PHELPS.
  3. PHELPS.

TENTH GENERATION

49.  Living Female MILLER (PHELPS) was born on Sep 2 1941 in Arizona.

She was married to Larry Lee LARSON (son of Clarence William LARSON and Signa Vera PEARSON) on Sep 2 1961 in Ely Nevada. Larry Lee LARSON was born on Sep 21 1939 in Ottumwa Iowa.  He died on Sep 27 2004 in Ottumwa Iowa.

The grand kids all called Larry “Papa”

Larry died of a heart attack while on vacation in Ottumwa, Iowa.

He died in his sister Lois’s home in the middle of the night.

It was his second, possible third heart attack.

The day before Larry and Lois had gone to the cemetery where their Mom Signa was buried.

Living Female MILLER (PHELPS) and Larry Lee LARSON had the following children:

  1. Male LARSON.
  2. Female LARSON.
  3. Male LARSON.
  4. Female LARSON.
  5. Female LARSON.

12 Responses to “Descendants of John WALDERNE and his son Capt. John WALDRON”

  1. Patti Waldron Says:

    Im searching for my Waldron family. My GGGgrand father was Thomas Waldron b 1782 VA, I am searching for his parents and trying to make the connection to early Waldron patriots. Do you have any info on these Waldrons having any sons going to VA in the 1700’s?
    Thank you for any ideas or help, Patti Waldron

  2. amoena Says:

    Hello Patti,

    No I do not have much more. If I come across anything, I will post it here.

    Sorry I could not be more help.

    Blessings,
    Dawna

  3. Patti Waldron Says:

    I am very interested in your Waldron, I am a Waldron and Im searching for my ancestor.

  4. Dan Ston Says:

    I have an undocumented citation that John and Mary (Ham) Waldron had a 4th child – Anna. Anna;s husband was Timothy Roberts, jr. Is this individual bogus, tue or mislocated? Anna is supposed to be my 5th GGM,
    Thanks,
    Dan

    • amoena Says:

      Thank you for stopping by.

      Your Anna is hard for me to place. I found a site that might help you. They used the book “Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury, Massachusetts, With some Related Families of Newbury, Haverhill, Ipswich, and Hampton”, by David W. Hoyt; Providence, RI”

      Blessings,
      Dawna

  5. Dan Ston Says:

    I have an undocumented citation that John and Mary (Ham) Waldron had a 4th child – Anna. Anna’s husband was Timothy Roberts, jr. Is this individual bogus, true or mislocated? Anna is supposed to be my 5th GGM,
    Thanks,
    Dan

  6. Sue Gilman Says:

    In searching for parents of Richard Kenny Waldron b. 1719 or 1725. I have found more than one source showing 8 children of John and Mary Ham Waldron m.1698
    1. John b.1699 d. 1778 m.c.1725 Mary Fost
    2. Richard b.? d. 1771 m.Elizabeth Smith
    3. Sarah killed by indians
    4. Bridget killed by indians
    5. Mehitable b.1708 d.1776
    6. Elizabeth (Betsey)
    7. Anna b. between 1703 & 1704 d. 1783 Dover N.H.
    8. Sarah b.c.1711 d.1776 m. Isaac Libbey

    • amoena Says:

      Hello Sue,

      Thank you for writing.

      You may be correct and I need to add more children.

      I will do some more searching and make the additions.

      Blessings,
      Dawna

  7. Sue Gilman Says:

    To all Waldron descendants out there. Does any one have any info on parents of Richard Canney/or Kenney Waldron b. 1719 0r 1725. May have had a brother, Isaac. Thank you for any light you can shed on this…Sue Gilman

    • Edward Waldron Says:

      Sue, your question was posted over six years ago. Today I have the same question that you asked. Were you ever able to find an answer to this?

      • Dawna Says:

        Thank you for writing.
        I hope she sees your post and and writes.
        I have not been able to find source documents. They will show up, it just take time 😃
        Blessings, Dawna


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