John Bromley Sr.

John Bromley Sr.

Birth
Kirk Ireton, Derbyshire Dales District, Derbyshire, England
Death 18 Oct 1870 (aged 82)
Cool Spring, Mercer County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Jackson Center, Mercer County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 42963136 · View Source
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s/o John Bromley (research shows that his mother was possibly Mary Ford)
Christened: 31 August 1788 in Kirk Ireton, England
(1) Married: 19 June 1810 Kirk Ireton, England to Frances Holmes.
4 Children: Elizabeth, John Jr., Mary, Michael
(2) Married: (date unknown, circa 1840) to Mary "Polly" McCormick

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John Bromley, Sr., was christened 31 Aug 1788 in Kirk Ireton, Derbyshire, England) was first married to Frances Holmes (christened 11 Jun 1789 in Kirk Ireton, Derbyshire, England). The couple were married in the parish of Kirk Ireton on 19 Jun 1810. They were the parents of four children: Elizabeth (christened 6 Jan 1811); John, Jr. (christened 31 Apr 1813); Mary, (christened 20 Aug 1815); and Michael (christened 11 Jan 1819). All four children were christened in the Parish of Kirk Ireton. The entire family emigrated to the states on the "Ship Splendid" (Ship's Master, William Lee) which embarked from Liverpool, England and arrived at the Port of New York on July 30, 1830. Following the death of Frances on 22 Jan 1837, John, Sr., married Mary McCormick, (26 Feb 1813 - 29 Sept 1901), the daughter of Archibald and Jane Hill McCormick. The couple had five children: Frances, born abt 1840; James M. born 3 Apr 1842; Nancy, born abt. 1844, Rebecca, born abt. 1847 and Thomas H. born 6 Jun 1850. John, Sr., died on 18 Oct 1870, at the age of 82 years and was interred next to his first wife, Frances Holmes Bromley, at Cool Spring Cemetery, in Coolspring Township, Mercer County.
(additional bio info provided by Bill King 7017479)


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  • Maintained by: Charlene Dodenhoff Patterson
  • Originally Created by: Terence WHALEN
  • Added: 11 Oct 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 42963136
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Bromley Sr. (31 Aug 1788–18 Oct 1870), Find a Grave Memorial no. 42963136, citing Old Cool Spring Cemetery, Jackson Center, Mercer County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Charlene Dodenhoff Patterson (contributor 47008303) .