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Eleanor Foulke (verch Hugh)

Also Known As: "Ellin Cadwalladr", "Elin verch Huw"
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 Hugh ap Cadwalader; Cadwalader Hugh and Gwen verch Ellis
Wife of Edward Foulke Lloyd and Edward Foulke
Mother of Thomas Foulke; Jane Hughes; Hugh Foulke; Catherine Williams; Margaret Roberts and 5 others
Sister of Evan ap Hugh Pugh; Ellis ap Hugh; Jane verch Hugh and John ap Hugh

Managed by: Ben M. Angel, still catching up
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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

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