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Eleanor Foulke (verch Cadwallader)

Also Known As: "Ellin"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Spytu Parish, Denbighshire, Wales
Death: Died in Gwynedd Township, Philadelphia County, Province of Pennsylvania
Place of Burial: Gwynedd Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Ellis Williams; Hugh Cadwalader; Margaret Williams and Gwen Williams
Wife of Edward F. Foulke
Mother of Thomas Foulke; Jane Hughes; Hugh F. Foulke; Catherine Williams; Margaret Roberts and 4 others
Sister of Ellis Williams; Hugh Cadwalder Rhys; Gwen verch Ellis and Ellis Evan Pugh

Managed by: Ben M. Angel
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About Eleanor Foulke

We are fortunate that the brother of Edward Foulke's wife, John Hugh's, (Edward's brother-in-law), wrote an account in 1702 of his emigration to America. This is the only chronicle cited in any of the sources that I've found. Although Edward did not specifically mention John Hugh (or anyone else), it seems irrefutable that John and his family came over on the same voyage. Numerous sources mention John's immigration in 1698. John and Edward both are mentioned in various sources as "Welsh settlers of Gwynedd," and their names are listed among the original purchasers in 1698 of the 11,450 acre tract of land that comprised the Gwynedd settlement. Rough maps show Edward Foulke's 712 acres in the neighborhood of John's 648 acres. Edward's conversion from the Church of England to the Society of Friends is listed in Quaker records, and John's and Edward's children, Ellis and Jane, married in 1713.

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Eleanor Foulke's Timeline

1651
1651
Spytu Parish, Denbighshire, Wales
1679
July 7, 1679
Age 28
Coed-Y-Foel,Llanderfel,Merionethshire,Wales
1680
1680
Age 29
Wales
1683
January 10, 1683
Age 32
Merionethshire, Wales
1685
September 6, 1685
Age 34
Coed-y-Foel, Merionethshire, Wales
1686
1686
Age 35
Merionethshire, Merioneth, Wales
1688
1688
Age 37
Coed-y-foel, Merionethshire, North Wales, United Kingdom
1689
1689
Age 38
Coed-y-foel, Merionethshire, North Wales, United Kingdom
1691
September 13, 1691
Age 40
Coed-y-foel, Merionethshire, North Wales, United Kingdom
1691
Age 40
Coed-y-foel, Merionethshire, North Wales, United Kingdom