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Benjamin Irelan Jr.1

M, b. 10 March 1825, d. 22 June 1825
Last Edited9 Apr 1999
Birth*10 March 1825Benjamin Irelan Jr. was born on 10 March 1825.1 
He was the son of Benjamin Irelan and Susannah Hancock.1 
Death*22 June 1825Benjamin Irelan Jr. died on 22 June 1825; age 4 mo.1 

Citations

  1. [S144] Unknown author, Irelan Family Bible.

Elizabeth Irelan1

F, b. 15 February 1817, d. 7 July 1900
Last Edited15 May 2008
Birthcirca 1817Elizabeth Irelan was born circa 1817 at New Jersey.2,3 
Birth*15 February 1817She was born on 15 February 1817 at Salem Co., New Jersey.4,5,3,6,7 
She was the daughter of Benjamin Irelan and Susannah Hancock.5 
Marriage*13 February 1834Elizabeth Irelan married Silas Harris, son of Sheppard Harris and Mary Warner, on 13 February 1834 at Cumberland Co., New Jersey.1,8 
Death*7 July 1900Elizabeth Irelan died on 7 July 1900 at 341 East Broadway, Salem, Salem Co., New Jersey, at age 83.9,6,7 
Burial*circa 10 July 1900She was buried circa 10 July 1900 at Canton Baptist Church Cemetery, Canton, Lower Alloways Creek Twp., Salem Co., New Jersey.7 
Name Variation Elizabeth Irelan was also known as Elizabeth Irelan.5 
Married NameHer married name was Harris.1 
Name Variation13 February 1834 As of 13 February 1834, Elizabeth Irelan was also known as Elizabeth Ireland.10 
Residence*7 July 1900She lived on 7 July 1900 at 341 East Broadway, Salem, Salem Co., New Jersey.7,11 
Name Variation28 October 1924 As of 28 October 1924, Elizabeth Irelan was also known as Elizabeth W. Ireland.12 

Census Data

DateLocationDetail
1850Lower Alloways Twp., New JerseyElizabeth Irelan and Silas Harris appeared on the census of 1850 at Lower Alloways Twp., New Jersey.13
1 June 1860Salem, New JerseyElizabeth Irelan appeared on the census of 1 June 1860 in the household of Silas Harris at Salem, New Jersey; Silas Harris, age 50, liveryman, Elizabeth Harris, age 43, and Sheppard Harris, age 21, teacher, Mary W., 19, seamstress, Annie E., 17, and Harriet R., 10. Real estate value $10000 and personal property $4000. All born in Salem Co.14
1870Salem, Salem City, New JerseyElizabeth Irelan and Silas Harris appeared on the census of 1870 at Salem, Salem City, New Jersey.15
1880Salem, New JerseyElizabeth Irelan appeared on the census of 1880 at Salem, New Jersey.16
7 June 1900Salem, New JerseyShe appeared on the census of 7 June 1900 in the household of Jervis Butcher at Salem, New Jersey.4

Family

Silas Harris b. circa 1809, d. 3 December 1877
Marriage*13 February 1834Elizabeth Irelan married Silas Harris, son of Sheppard Harris and Mary Warner, on 13 February 1834 at Cumberland Co., New Jersey.1,8 
Children 1.Benjamin I. Harris+1 b. 5 Sep 1834, d. 9 Apr 1903
 2.Sheppard Harris+2 b. 1838
 3.Mary W. Harris+12 b. 1 Jan 1841, d. 25 Oct 1924
 4.Anne Elizabeth Harris1 b. 3 Jan 1843, d. 13 Feb 1933
 5.Charlton Harris1 b. 1845, d. 26 Aug 1851
 6.Harriet R. Harris+1 b. Aug 1850

Citations

  1. [S124] James N. Acton, Descendants of Benjamin Acton.
  2. [S40] 1860 US Federal Census.
  3. [S52] 1870 US Federal Census Record, Census digital microfilm, p. 164B, Salem City, home 311/319. Listed are Silas Harris, 60, green grocer, real estate value $12,000 and personal estate value $1000, Elizabeth, 53, keeping house, and Harriet, 20, milliner. All born in New Jersey.
  4. [S65] 1900 US Federal Census Record, Jervis Butcher household, 1900 US Federal Census, population schedule, Salem East Ward, Salem, New Jersey; Roll: T623 993; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 181, 341/135/137, 341 East Broadway Street.
    Jervis Butcher 56 b. Feb 1844 married 14 yrs, expressman
    Harriet R Butcher 49 b. Aug 1850
    Raymond W Butcher 7 b. Sept 1892
    Elizabeth Harris 83 b. Feb 1817
    All born in New Jersey and both parent born NJ.
  5. [S144] Unknown author, Irelan Family Bible.
  6. [S89] Unknown author, Gravestone, Gravestone at Canton Baptist Cemetery, Salem Co., NJ photographed 9 Apr 2005. Our Mother Elizabeth wife of Silas Harris Born February 15 1817 Died July 7 1900.
  7. [S106] Death Certificate, Death report of Elizabeth Harris, NJ State Archives death microfilms, Salem Co., reel #196, Jul-Dec 1900-85-H62. Elizabeth Harris died July 7th 1900, 83 year old female, occupation retired, born in Salem Co. Last residence and place of death 341 East Broadway, Salem, Salem Co., NJ. Parents Richard and Susan Ireland. Cause of death senility. Record made by Ellen B. Smith, MD. Undertaker John McDonnal. Burial Canton, Salem Co., NJ.
  8. [S128] Unknown author, CD#240: NJ Marriages, Cumberland Co. clerk records micofilm # 1289240-1289244. Lists Elizabeth Ireland.
  9. [S251] Unknown author, Ancestry Web Site, world family tree project 2/15/2003. James Harris. e-mail address.
  10. [S128] Unknown author, CD#240: NJ Marriages, Cumberland Co., NJ, clerk records micofilm # 1289240-1289244. Lists Elizabeth Ireland maries Silas Harris.
  11. [S61] Newspaper notice, Death notice, Salem Sunbeam July 13, 1900. Died - Elizabeth Harris, widow of Silas, in this city 7th inst., in her 84th year.
  12. [S106] Death Certificate, copy provided to me by Val Caulfield.
    Copy made at Logan Township office.
    Record of death for Mary W. Torbert, who died of pneumonia, 25 Oct 1924 near New Bridge, Logan Township, Gloucester Co., NJ.
    Mary was widowed, wife of Peter Torbert, age 83 years, 9 months, 24 days. She was retired, born in NJ, parents Silas Harris, born, NJ and Elizabeth W. Ireland, birthplace "?". Informant is Mrs. Lewis Killie of Swedesboro, NJ. Date of burial 28 Oct 1924 at M. E. Cemetery, Bridgeport. Undertaker Wm. H. Hannold & Sons. Medical attendant V. E. DeGrofft, MD, Swedesboro, NJ. Certificate is No. 11, dated 9 Nov. 1924.
  13. [S41] 1850 US Federal Census Record, Silas Harris household, 1850, Lower Alloways Creek Twp., Salem, Co., NJ, dwelling 111 family 113. Silas Harris, 40 , farmer, Elizabeth, 33, Martha D., 17, Benjamin I., 15, farm hand, Sheppard, 12, Mary W., 9, Ann E., 6, Charlton, 4, John Fritz, 25, laborer, Darius Simpkins, 30 laborer. All born NJ except Fritz who was born in Germany.
  14. [S40] 1860 US Federal Census, Silas Harris houshold, 1860 Census, Salem City, Salem Co., NJ. Digital microfilm Salem Co., pp. 190-191, 132/134. Silas Harris, age 50, liveryman, Elizabeth Harris, age 43, and Sheppard Harris, age 21, teacher, Mary W., 19, seamstress, Annie E., 17, and Harriet R., 10. Real estate value $10000 and personal property $4000. All born in Salem Co.
  15. [S52] 1870 US Federal Census Record, Census digital microfilm, p. 164B, Salem City, home 311/319. Listed are Silas Harris, 60, green grocer, Elizabeth, 53, keeping house, and Harriet, 20, milliner. All born in New Jersey.
  16. [S43] 1880 US Federal Census Record, Elizabeth Harris Household, East Ward, E. D. 147, Salem, Salem, New Jersey, Family History Library Film 1254797, NA Film Number T9-0797, Page Number 137C
    Name Relation Marital Status Gender Race Age Birthplace Occupation Father's Birthplace Mother's Birthplace
    Elizabeth HARRIS Self M Female W 63 NJ Keeping House NJ NJ
    Harriet HARRIS Dau M Female W 29 NJ Milliner NJ NJ.

John Irelan1

M, b. 27 July 1805, d. 26 March 1807
Last Edited9 Apr 1999
Birth*27 July 1805John Irelan was born on 27 July 1805.1 
He was the son of Benjamin Irelan and Martha Dubois.1 
Death*26 March 1807John Irelan died on 26 March 1807 at age 1; died in the 2nd year of his age.1 

Citations

  1. [S144] Unknown author, Irelan Family Bible.

Joseph Irelan1

M, b. 1777, d. 23 February 1804
Last Edited20 Aug 2005
Birth*1777Joseph Irelan was born in 1777 at Cumberland Co., New Jersey.1 
He was the son of Micajah Irelan and Prudence Bacon.1 
Death*23 February 1804Joseph Irelan died on 23 February 1804 at Cumberland Co., New Jersey.1 

Citations

  1. [S38] Individual contact, Irelan family data sent in e-mail from Robin Campbell 14 Jan 2003.

Martha Irelan1

F, b. 1815, d. 5 December 1832
Last Edited10 Apr 2005
Birth*1815Martha Irelan was born in 1815.2 
She was the daughter of Benjamin Irelan and Susannah Hancock.1 
Birth2 July 1815Martha Irelan was born on 2 July 1815.1 
Marriage*8 March 1832She married Silas Harris, son of Sheppard Harris and Mary Warner, on 8 March 1832.3 
Death*5 December 1832Martha Irelan died on 5 December 1832.1 
Burial*circa 8 December 1832She was buried circa 8 December 1832 at Canton Baptist Church Cemetery, Canton, Lower Alloways Creek Twp., Salem Co., New Jersey.4 
Name Variation Martha Irelan was also known as Martha Irelan.3 
Name Variation Martha Irelan was also known as Martha Ireland.2 
Married Name8 March 1832 As of 8 March 1832,her married name was Harris.3 

Family

Silas Harris b. circa 1809, d. 3 December 1877
Marriage*8 March 1832She married Silas Harris, son of Sheppard Harris and Mary Warner, on 8 March 1832.3 
Child 1.Martha Harris2 b. 30 Nov 1832

Citations

  1. [S144] Unknown author, Irelan Family Bible.
  2. [S124] James N. Acton, Descendants of Benjamin Acton.
  3. [S128] Unknown author, CD#240: NJ Marriages, Salem Co., NJ, clerk records microfilm # 0848572. Lists Martha Irelan marries Silas Harris, 8 Mar 1832.
  4. [S89] Unknown author, Gravestone, Gravestone at Canton Baptist Cemetery, Salem Co., NJ photographed 9 Apr 2005.

Micajah Irelan1

M, b. circa 1749, d. 21 August 1793
Last Edited25 Jan 2009
Birth*circa 1749Micajah Irelan was born circa 1749 at Cumberland Co., New Jersey.1,2 
He was the son of Jacob Ireland and Mary (?).3 
Marriage*1 May 1776Micajah Irelan married Prudence Bacon, daughter of Joseph Bacon and Margaret Hancock, on 1 May 1776 at Cumberland Co., New Jersey.1,4,5 
Probate*1793His estate was probated in 1793 at Salem Co., New Jersey.6 
Death*21 August 1793Micajah Irelan died on 21 August 1793 at Salem, Salem Co., New Jersey; in the 45th year of his age.1,7 
(Witness) Event-Misc15 July 1767He was a witness when Ananias Ireland was 1767, July 15. Ireland, Micajah and Israel, of Cumberland Co. Wards. Children of Jacob Ireland of said Co. Said children make choice of their brother, Annanias Ireland, to be their Guardian, in presence of William Russell and Thomas Bacon. Said Annanias Ire- land, of Hopewell Twsp, said Co., carpenter, appointed Guardian, with Joseph Ayars on his bond. File No. 334 F. on 15 July 1767 at Cumberland Co., New Jersey.3 

Family

Prudence Bacon b. circa 1743, d. 26 June 1803
Children 1.Joseph Irelan2 b. 1777, d. 23 Feb 1804
 2.Benjamin Irelan+1 b. 9 Sep 1781, d. 11 Mar 1831
 3.Micajah Irelan2 b. a 1787, d. 19 Mar 1813

Citations

  1. [S144] Unknown author, Irelan Family Bible.
  2. [S38] Individual contact, Irelan family data sent in e-mail from Robin Campbell 14 Jan 2003.
  3. [S142] Compiler H. Stanley Craig, Cumberland Co. Genealogical Data, p. 88. Israel s. Jacob, wd (ward) July 15, 1767 Bro. Ananias. Also on same day: Micajah s. Jacob, wd (ward) July 15, 1767 Bro. Ananias.
  4. [S101] Unknown author, International Genealogical Index, gives date as 1 May 1776 (film number 1903579).
  5. [S150] Unknown author, Early Records of Cumberland County New Jersey, p. 114. Marriage licenses from NJ Archives.
  6. [S152] Compiler H. Stanley Craig, Salem Co. Gen. Data, Vol. I, p. 129. Intestate. File 2028Q.
  7. [S38] Individual contact, location of death in Irelan family data sent in e-mail from Robin Campbell 14 Jan 2003.

Micajah Irelan1

M, b. 30 May 1807, d. 20 September 1807
Last Edited9 Apr 1999
Birth*30 May 1807Micajah Irelan was born on 30 May 1807.1 
He was the son of Benjamin Irelan and Martha Dubois.1 
Death*20 September 1807Micajah Irelan died on 20 September 1807; in the 4th month of his age.1 

Citations

  1. [S144] Unknown author, Irelan Family Bible.

Micajah Irelan1

M, b. after 1787, d. 19 March 1813
Last Edited20 Aug 2005
Birth*after 1787Micajah Irelan was born after 1787 at Cumberland Co., New Jersey.1 
He was the son of Micajah Irelan and Prudence Bacon.1 
Death*19 March 1813Micajah Irelan died on 19 March 1813 at Cumberland Co., New Jersey.1 

Citations

  1. [S38] Individual contact, Irelan family data sent in e-mail from Robin Campbell 14 Jan 2003.

Phebe Irelan1

F, b. 6 December 1779, d. 18 September 1838
Last Edited23 Oct 1999
Birth*6 December 1779Phebe Irelan was born on 6 December 1779 at Cumberland Co., New Jersey.1 
Marriage*20 June 1798She married Daniel Bowen, son of Jonathan Bowen and Sarah Smith, on 20 June 1798 at Cumberland Co., New Jersey.1 
Death*18 September 1838Phebe Irelan died on 18 September 1838 at Cumberland Co., New Jersey, at age 58.1 
Married NameHer married name was Bowen.1 

Family

Daniel Bowen d. before February 1819
Children 1.Ananias Bowen1
 2.Sally Bowen1
 3.Jonathan Bowen1
 4.Esther Bowen1
 5.Rebecca Bowen1 b. 11 Dec 1805, d. 15 Jul 1882

Citations

  1. [S19] e-mail address.

Phebe Irelan1

F, b. 4 March 1823, d. 16 October 1824
Last Edited9 Apr 1999
Birth*4 March 1823Phebe Irelan was born on 4 March 1823.1 
She was the daughter of Benjamin Irelan and Susannah Hancock.1 
Death*16 October 1824Phebe Irelan died on 16 October 1824 at age 1; aged 2 years.1 

Citations

  1. [S144] Unknown author, Irelan Family Bible.

Prudence Irelan1

F, b. 5 July 1819, d. 2 March 1884
Last Edited21 Jan 2006
Birth*5 July 1819Prudence Irelan was born on 5 July 1819.1 
She was the daughter of Benjamin Irelan and Susannah Hancock.1 
Death*2 March 1884Prudence Irelan died on 2 March 1884 at Stoe Creek, Cumberland Co., New Jersey, at age 64.2 

Citations

  1. [S144] Unknown author, Irelan Family Bible.
  2. [S38] Individual contact, Robin Campbell e-mail Jan 2003.

Richard Irelan1

M, b. 7 November 1826, d. 24 August 1907
Last Edited21 Jan 2006
Birth*7 November 1826Richard Irelan was born on 7 November 1826 at Salem Co., New Jersey.1,2 
He was the son of Benjamin Irelan and Susannah Hancock.1 
Death*24 August 1907Richard Irelan died on 24 August 1907 at Lower Alloways Creek Twp., Salem Co., New Jersey, at age 80.2 

Citations

  1. [S144] Unknown author, Irelan Family Bible.
  2. [S38] Individual contact, Robin Campbell e-mail Jan 2003.

Sarah Irelan1

F, b. 10 November 1821, d. 18 April 1822
Last Edited9 Apr 1999
Birth*10 November 1821Sarah Irelan was born on 10 November 1821.1 
She was the daughter of Benjamin Irelan and Susannah Hancock.1 
Death*18 April 1822Sarah Irelan died on 18 April 1822; in the 6th month of her age.1 

Citations

  1. [S144] Unknown author, Irelan Family Bible.

Amos Ireland1

M
Last Edited22 Aug 2005
Amos Ireland was the son of Jacob Ireland and Mary (?).1 

Citations

  1. [S156] Unknown author, NJ Archives Calendar of Wills, Will of Jacob Ireland. Vol viii, p. 173.

Ananias Ireland1

M, b. 1743, d. 15 May 1796
Last Edited20 Aug 2014
Birth*1743Ananias Ireland was born in 1743 at Salem Co., New Jersey.2 
He was the son of Jacob Ireland and Mary (?).1 
Marriage*20 May 1777Ananias Ireland married Esther Davis on 20 May 1777 at Pittsgrove Baptist Church Records, Pittsgrove, Salem Co., New Jersey.2,3 
Death*15 May 1796Ananias Ireland died on 15 May 1796 at Hopewell Twp., Cumberland Co., New Jersey; Burial records says aged 55y 3 m 8 d.2 
Event-Misc*15 July 1767He was 1767, July 15. Ireland, Micajah and Israel, of Cumberland Co. Wards. Children of Jacob Ireland of said Co. Said children make choice of their brother, Annanias Ireland, to be their Guardian, in presence of William Russell and Thomas Bacon. Said Annanias Ire- land, of Hopewell Twsp, said Co., carpenter, appointed Guardian, with Joseph Ayars on his bond. File No. 334 F. on 15 July 1767 at Cumberland Co., New Jersey.4 

Family

Esther Davis b. 1750, d. 25 June 1823

Citations

  1. [S156] Unknown author, NJ Archives Calendar of Wills, Will of Jacob Ireland. Vol viii, p. 173.
  2. [S142] Compiler H. Stanley Craig, Cumberland Co. Genealogical Data, p. 88.
  3. [S152] Compiler H. Stanley Craig, Salem Co. Gen. Data, Vol. I, p. 129. Pittsgrove Baptist Church Records.
  4. [S142] Compiler H. Stanley Craig, Cumberland Co. Genealogical Data, p. 88. Israel s. Jacob, wd (ward) July 15, 1767 Bro. Ananias. Also on same day: Micajah s. Jacob, wd (ward) July 15, 1767 Bro. Ananias.

Ann Ireland1

F
Last Edited15 Jul 1999
Marriage*3 December 1877Ann Ireland married Abraham Elwell III, son of Abraham Elwell , Jr. and Hannah Shute, on 3 December 1877.1 
Married NameHer married name was Elwell.1 

Family

Abraham Elwell III b. 4 October 1809, d. 3 August 1878

Citations

  1. [S149] Carol Gromer (e-mail address), 15 Jul 1999.

Isaac Ireland1

M
Last Edited22 Aug 2005
Isaac Ireland was the son of Jacob Ireland and Mary (?).1 
Marriage*4 August 1772Isaac Ireland married Mary Hogben on 4 August 1772 at Trinity P.E. Church, Swedesboro, Gloucester Co., New Jersey.2,3 

Family

Mary Hogben b. circa 1750

Citations

  1. [S156] Unknown author, NJ Archives Calendar of Wills, Will of Jacob Ireland. Vol viii, p. 173.
  2. [S152] Compiler H. Stanley Craig, Salem Co. Gen. Data, Vol. I, p. 129. Marriage, Trinity PE Church Records, Swedeboro.
  3. [S356] Swedish Lutheran Churches at Racoon and Penns Neck, p. 317.

Israel Ireland1

M
Last Edited22 Aug 2005
Israel Ireland was the son of Jacob Ireland and Mary (?).1 
(Witness) Event-Misc15 July 1767Israel Ireland was a witness when Ananias Ireland was 1767, July 15. Ireland, Micajah and Israel, of Cumberland Co. Wards. Children of Jacob Ireland of said Co. Said children make choice of their brother, Annanias Ireland, to be their Guardian, in presence of William Russell and Thomas Bacon. Said Annanias Ire- land, of Hopewell Twsp, said Co., carpenter, appointed Guardian, with Joseph Ayars on his bond. File No. 334 F. on 15 July 1767 at Cumberland Co., New Jersey.1 

Citations

  1. [S142] Compiler H. Stanley Craig, Cumberland Co. Genealogical Data, p. 88. Israel s. Jacob, wd (ward) July 15, 1767 Bro. Ananias. Also on same day: Micajah s. Jacob, wd (ward) July 15, 1767 Bro. Ananias.

Jacob Ireland1

M, b. 1718, d. circa January 1752
Last Edited25 Jan 2009
Birth*1718Jacob Ireland was born in 1718 at Hopewell Twp., Salem Co., New Jersey.2 
Marriage*circa 1740He married Mary (?) circa 1740.3 
Death*circa January 1752Jacob Ireland died circa January 1752 at Hopewell Twp., Cumberland Co., New Jersey.1 
Probate*21 January 1752His estate was probated on 21 January 1752 at Hopewell Twp., Cumberland Co., New Jersey.4 
Will*circa January 1752He left a will circa January 1752 at Hopewell Twp., Cumberland Co., New Jersey; Will of Jacob Ireland, of Hopewell, Cumberland Co., NJ, carpenter. 3 Dec 1751. Wife Mary. Sons--Jacob, Ananias, Amos, Silas, and Isaac. Real and personal estate. Executors -- wife and Joseph Goulden. Witnesses William Russell, Thomas Reeves, Patrick Mitchell. Proved 21 Jan. 1752. Inventory of personal estate L109.5.8 made by Jonathan Bowen and Richard Terry 14 Jan 1752. Cumb. Wills, 78 F.4 

Family

Mary (?)
Children 1.Jacob Ireland3
 2.Amos Ireland3
 3.Silas Ireland3
 4.Isaac Ireland3
 5.Israel Ireland5
 6.Ananias Ireland3 b. 1743, d. 15 May 1796
 7.Micajah Irelan+5 b. c 1749, d. 21 Aug 1793

Citations

  1. [S156] Unknown author, NJ Archives Calendar of Wills, p. 173.
  2. [S101] Unknown author, International Genealogical Index.
  3. [S156] Unknown author, NJ Archives Calendar of Wills, Will of Jacob Ireland. Vol viii, p. 173.
  4. [S156] Unknown author, NJ Archives Calendar of Wills, Vol viii, p. 173.
  5. [S142] Compiler H. Stanley Craig, Cumberland Co. Genealogical Data, p. 88. Israel s. Jacob, wd (ward) July 15, 1767 Bro. Ananias. Also on same day: Micajah s. Jacob, wd (ward) July 15, 1767 Bro. Ananias.

Jacob Ireland1

M
Last Edited22 Aug 2005
Jacob Ireland was the son of Jacob Ireland and Mary (?).1 

Citations

  1. [S156] Unknown author, NJ Archives Calendar of Wills, Will of Jacob Ireland. Vol viii, p. 173.