History of Bucks
County, Pa Volume 3 by William H. Davis
THE STACKHOUSE FAMILY OF HORSHAM
STACKHOUSE FAMILY OF HORSHAM. John H STACKHOUSE late of Horsham, deceased,
was born in Horsham township, Montgomery county, Pennsylvania, 1 mo. 24,
1844, and died 4 mo. 14, 1899, a son of Charles and Hannah (HESTON) STACKHOUSE. The
STACKHOUSES of Horsham are
descendants of Thomas STACKHOUSE who
youngest son of Thomas STACKHOUSE of
Middle town, by his second marriage with Ann MAYOS, was born in
Thomas STACKHOUSE, the eldest of the above children, married Hannah WHITE, 5 mo. 8, 1771, and had five children, via.: Thomas born 6 mo. 4, 1774, died 4 mo. 30, 1848, married Susanna PARRY; Isaac, born 1775, died 4 mo. 23, 1824, married Margaret THORNTON; Mary, born 4 mo. 4, 1783, died 8 mo. 31, 1821, married Jesse KNIGHT; Ann, married William PLUMLY; Joseph, born 4 mo. 10, 1772, died 10 mo, 10, 1806, married first Phebe PARRY, and (second) Mary WALMSLEY. .
Thomas STACKHOUSE, Jr., second son of Thomas and Hannah (WHITE) STACKHOUSE, married in 1798, at Byberry Meeting, Susanna PARRY, born 4 mo. 23, 1777, died 4 mo. 8, 1823, daughter of Jonathan and Rebbeca (KNIGHT) PARRY, and in 1800 settled in Horsham, Montgomery county, Pennsylvania. Thomas and Susanna were the parents of seven children: Martha, born 3 mo. 6, 1800, died 10 mo. 2, 1866, unmarried; Elizabeth, born 4 mo. 4, 1802, died 7 mo. 4, 1890; Hannah. born 5 mo. 20, 1804, died 3 mo. 28, 1886; Charles born 2 mo. 11, 1807, died 2 mo. 19, 1881, married Hannah HESTON; Jonathan, born 3 mo. 28, 1810, died 10 mo. 20, 1884, married first Anna HEADLEY and (second) Sarah R. QUINBY; Rebecca, born 3 mo. 12, 1813, died 11 mo. 7, 1872, unmarried; Joseph, born 3 mo. 25, 1815, died 11 mo. 8, 1828.
Charles STACKHOUSE son of Thomas and Susanna (PARRY) STACKHOUSE, was born in Horsham, 2 mo. 11, 1807, married 11 mo. 12, 1834, Hannah HESTON, born 9 mo. 9, 1805, died 3 mo. 3, 1889, daughter of John and Bucks county. John and Rachel (WARNER) HESTON of Wrightstown, Bucks county. John HESTON, father of Hannah, was born a 2 mo. 9, 1776, and died 8 mo. 22, 1843. He was a son of Jesse HESTON, born 6 mo. 25, 1743, died 1808 (this date might be 1828 very hard to read), and Mary STACKHOUSE, daughter of Isaac and Mary (HARDING) STACKHOUSE, before-mentioned. Jesse HESTON was a son of Jacob and Mary (WARNER) HESTON, and grandson of Zebulon and Dorothy HESTON, the latter, of whom was the third wife of Thomas STACKHOUSE the emigrant. Charles and Hannah (HESTON) STACKHOUSE were the parents of four children, only two of whom lived to mature age, viz.: Thomas W., born 7 mo. 16, 1842, married Elizabeth J. KENDERDINE; and John H. STACKHOUSE first above-mentioned, who was born 1 mo. 24, 1844.
John H. STACKHOUSE
was born and reared in Horsham township, and was educated at the public schools
of that township; he was of a scholarly turn of mind, send being very fond of
books acquired quite a fund of useful knowledge. He was reared to the life of a
farmer, and followed that vocation until a few years before his death, 4 mo.
14, 1899, owning and cultivating a farm of eighty-five acres. He married, 11
mo. 2r, 1866, Rachel P. STACKHOUSE,
daughter of Benjamin and Mary (PHARES)
STACKHOUSE of Southampton, Bucks
county. Benjamin STACKHOUSE was a
son of Isaac and Margaret (
STACKHOUSE son of Thomas and Hannah,
born in Middletown, in 1775, married at Falls Meeting 5 mo. 14, 1795, Margaret
THORNTON, daughter of James THORNTON, and removed to Horsham in
1797. He died 4 mo. 23, 1824. The children of Isaac and Margaret (
third son of Isaac and Margaret, born 7 mo. 8, 1804, married first
and Rachel (BODINE) PHARES, and they
were the parents of six children: 1. John, born 7 mo. 7, 1839. married Adaline
John H. and Rachel F. STACKHOUSE were the parents of two children: John, born 12 mo. 27, 1867 married Thirza SMITH, and has two children, Harvey and Evan; and Howard, born 4 mo. 8, 1877.
from page of:
William W. H., A.M., History of BucksCounty, Pennsylvania [New
York-Chicago: the Lewis Publishing Company, 1905] volume III
as part of the Bucks Co., Pa., Early Family Project, www.rootsweb.com/~pabucks/bucksindex.html
Published October 2003 on the Bucks County, Pa., USGenWeb pages www.rootsweb.com/~pabucks