Last updated 6 Sep 2021 in Spear–Johnson Family.
Died: Abt 1775
Spouse/Partner: Mary Roberts (? – ?)
Married: 8 Aug 1745 in Philadelphia MM, Philadelphia County, Province of Pennsylvania, British America
Spouse/Partner: Ann Shipley (? – 1780)
Married: 3 Mar 1768 in Springfield Township, Chester County, Province of Pennsylvania, British America
Moved To Residence: Aft 3 Mar 1768 at Springfield Township, Chester County, Province of Pennsylvania, British America
Residence: 8 Aug 1745 at Willistown, Chester County, Province of Pennsylvania, British America
Residence: 3 Mar 1768 at Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Province of Pennsylvania, British America
Research Notes (Conflicts/Spelling/Followup)
Mordecai was the son of Francis Yarnall, from Cloynes, County Worcester, England, and Hannah Baker (married 1686). Francis settled on land in Springfield Township that was patented on 6 Feb 1685/86.
Francis and Hannah both appear to have passed before 3 Mar 1768 and are not listed in Mordecai and Ann Maris' [Shipley's] wedding record. [marriage-yarnall-roberts-1745]
Light biographical information on the Yarnall family can be found in History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, by J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, page 778-780.
More information is available in the "Richardson-Yarnall family papers" held at the Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College. A short abstract of this information is available on the website, 〈http://www.swarthmore.edu/library/friends/ead/5187rich.html〉.
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