William - Marion, Co., IN -- Brief History

Early American Dalzells and Delzells

William1 Dalzell (  -  ), and his wife Nancy Cairns ( - ) of Dromore, County Down, Northern Ireland

     William1 Dalzell was the "Father of the Sherman Valley Dalzells". His wife was Nancy Cairs. They both lived out their lives in County Down, Northern Ireland. William and Nancy had four known children who were born in County Down, but emigrated to America. They were:William2, John, Samuel and Hugh. William is given a separate page on this Website "

     Son William2 and his wife Margaret Blackwood were both born in County Down, N. Ireland. They emigrated to American immediately after getting married in Ireland. The located in Sherman Valley,Cumberland Co., Pennsylvania where they raised eight children. Later they moved to Piqua, Miami County, Ohio. This son has a sepated listing as William (1780-1845)  on the left border.

     Son John came to American with Wiliam2. Sons Samuel and Hugh came to America and located in Lawrence County, Pennyslvania.


Reedy, Susan; “Family Group Sheet”, MyRef 145
Reedy, Susan; “Descendants of Josph Dalzell” MyRef 141
Reedy, Susan; “Family History Report-William Dalzell”, MyRef 141
Townsley, Margaret Dalzell; “In Memorium” MyRef 144
Jones, Carol; “Descendants of William Dalzell”, MyRef 357
Ward, Dennis; “Miami Valley Genealogical Index” MyRef 357

All of the information in this family history and genealogy is subject to additions and corrections, and I strongly desire to make the information in these pages as accurate as possible. Please contact me. Thank you, Bob Delzel






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