The original Richard Stout was born in England about 1615 and after a disagreement with his father, John, about the choice of a wife he signed on a sailing ship for seven years. After serving his term he journeyed to the new world. There he met and married the incredible Penelope Van Princin. Her story of survival is recorded in New Jersey history books and has been documented as true. To read about her check out PENELOPE'S PAGE with the link below.
Generation No. 1
1. JOHN STOUT was born Bet. 1561 - 1592 in Nottinghamshire, England, and died Bet. 1618 - 1677 in England. He married ELIZABETH BEE (GEE) November 13, 1609. She was born Bet. 1570 - 1595 in England, and died Bet. 1618 - 1683 in England.
Child of JOHN STOUT and ELIZABETH (GEE) is:
i. RICHARD STOUT, b. 1615, Nottingham, England; d. 1705, Middletown, N.J.
Generation No. 2
2. RICHARD STOUT (JOHN1) was born 1615 in Nottingham, England, and died 1705 in Middletown, N.J.. He married PENELOPE (KENT) VAN PRINCIN 1645 in Gravesend, L.I. N.Y.. She was born 1622 in Amsterdam, and died 1732 in Middletown, N.J..
Notes for PENELOPE (KENT) VAN PRINCIN:
On the trip to America, the ship was wrecked off the coast of what is now New Jersey. They made it to shore but her husband was too ill to travel. The rest of the passengers left them alone. They were discovered by savage Indians who killed her husband and left Penelope for dead.
Children of RICHARD STOUT and PENELOPE (KENT) VAN PRINCIN are:
i. JOHN STOUT, b. 1645; d. February 11, 1723/24.
ii. RICHARD STOUT, b. 1646; d. July 10, 1717.
iii. JAMES STOUT, b. 1648, Graves End, Long Island, NY; d. Bet. 1649 - 1738.
iv. MARY STOUT, b. 1650; d. Bet. 1651 - 1744.
v. ALICE STOUT, b. 1652; d. Aft. 1704.
vi. PETER STOUT, b. 1654, Graves End, Long Island, NY; d. April 16, 1704.
vii. SARAH STOUT, b. 1656; d. Bet. 1657 - 1750.
. viii. JOHNATHAN STOUT SR., b. 1660, Gravesend, L.I. N.Y.; d. March 25, 1723, Hopewell, New Jersey.
ix. DAVID STOUT, b. 1667; d. 1734.
x. BENJAMIN STOUT, b. 1669; d. 1734.
Generation No. 3
3. JOHNATHAN STOUT (RICHARD, JOHN) was born 1660 in Gravesend, L.I. N.Y., and died March 25, 1723 in Hopewell, New Jersey. He married ANNA (THROCKMORTON) BOLLEN August 27, 1685, daughter of JAMES BOLLEN and ANNE VANQUELLIN. She was born Bet. 1647 - 1673, and died Bet. 1711 - 1763.
Children of JOHNATHAN STOUT and ANNA BOLLEN are:
i. HANNAH STOUT, b. March 29, 1684, Middletown, NJ; d. July 14, 1779.
ii. JOSEPH STOUT, b. October 25, 1686, Middletown, NJ; d. October 22, 1766.
iii. SA RAH STOUT, b. September 10, 1689; d. April 24, 1767.
iv. BENJAMIN STOUT, b. December 14, 1691; d. Bet. 1720 - 1782; m. HANNAH BONHAM.
v. ZEBULON STOUT, b. 1699, Middletown, NJ; d. August 27, 1788.
vi. JOHNATHAN STOUT, b. 1701, Monmouth, N.J.; d. 1768.
vii. ANNE STOUT, b. 1704, Hopewell, NJ; d. Bet. 1705 - 1798.
viii. DAVID STOUT, b. 1706, Hopewell, NJ; d. December 26, 1788.
ix. SAMUEL STOUT, b. 1709; d. Bet. 1710 - 1799.
Generation No. 4
4. JOHNATHAN STOUT (JOHNATHAN3, RICHARD2, JOHN1) was born 1701 in Monmouth, N.J., and died 1768. He married MARY LEIGH.
Child of JOHNATHAN STOUT and MARY LEIGH is:
i. DAVID STOUT, b. 1732, Hopewell, New Jersey; d. December 27,
1827, Maysville, Kentucky; m. SARAH PARKE, 1769, Hopewell, New Jersey; b. Bet. 1727 - 1748; d. Bet. 1794 - 1840.
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