More Gervas Hall Information

Gervas Hall of Crosswicks, Mercer & Chesterfield, Burlington Counties New Jersey who married Sarah Davenport, daughter of Francis Davenport.

(Codes for Sources):
RHB = Ruth (Hall) Brooks
KHR = Karen (Hall) Rozinski
ECR# = Early Church Records of Burlington County, New Jersey & Vol. #
CONJW1 = Calendar of New Jersey Wills, Vol. 1 1670-1730 Part 1 & 2 by William Nelson, 1901
CONJW2 = Calendar of New Jersey Wills, Vol. 2 1730-1750 Part 1 & 2
DWP = Date Will Proved


Points of interest of where & when Gervas Hall was:

1701-DWP 1703.6.14, At BURLINGTON, WATTSON, JOHN, s/o William of NOTTINGHAM, West Jersey. Estate to father William, Brother Isaac Wattson, Sarah, d/o MAHLON STACY, and GERVAS HALL, late of NOTTINGHAM. Testimony of GERVAS HALL, who saw Testator sign the will at the house of RICHARD SONES, in ST. JOHN'STOWN, Island of Antigua. CONJW1, p495
WIT: Richard Sones, Gervas Hall.

1701.11.13, GERVAS HALL witnessed marriage of RICHARD & MARY FRENCH at home of HARMENUS KING in township of NOTTINGHAM, Burlington, County, New Jersey

1703.3.22, GERVAS HALL was bondsman in will of ROBERT PEARSON of Northampton, Burlington County, New Jersey. CONJW1, p357

1703, Minute Book of OLD NOTTINGHAM TOWNSHIP Lists GERVAS HALL as a taxable person. (History of Hamilton Twp.) p10

1703, Cites an extract from a "Town Meeting" & lists GERVAS HALL as having 200 acres. (History of Hamilton Twp.) p49

1703, Cites GERVAS HALL as having paid "The Tax" History Of Hamilton Twp. p51

1704.4.26, GERVAS HALL & FRANCIS DAVENPORT inventoried estate of JOHN DEWILDE "late of Doctors Creek commonly called within the county of Monmouth," New Jersey. CONJW1, p357

1705.2.4, SARAH HALL signed marriage certificate of AMBROSE FIELD & SUSANNAH at CHESTERFIELD, MM. (SUSANNAH DECOW,d/o ISAAC)

1707, Will of FRANCIS DAVENPORT "I give to my daughter, SARAH HALL a tract of land on ye other side of the creek whereon THEY NOW DWELL containing 150 acres with a parcel of meadoe joyning on the THOS. GILBERTHORPE containing 8 acres.

1709.3.27, WILLSON, ROBERT, CHESTERFIELD, will is written by GERVAS HALL. CONJW1, p515

1710.9.26, RADFORD, SAMUEL, of NOTTINGHAM Twp. Burlington, CONJW1, p376.

1711.1.29, HEZEKIAH HALL, s/o GERVAS HALL and SARAH DAVENPORT b. at CROSSWICKS, BURLINGTON COUNTY, NEW JERSEY. (Chester Co. Pa. Records)

1711.7.23, GILBERTHORPE, THOMAS of NOTTINGHAM Twp. Burlington Co., New Jersey, Inventory made by GERVAS HALL & FRANCIS DAVENPORT, & others. CONJW1 p184

1712.3.27, GILBERTHORPE, ESTHER, of NOTTINGHAM, Burlington Co. NJ. Wit: SARAH HALL, GERVAS HALL Note: (Esther (Browne) Gilberthorpe a sister to Sarah (Browne) Davenport) CONJW1 p184

1713.3.14, GERVAS HALL & SARAH HALL signed marriage certificate at CHESTERFIELD MM of JOSIAH KAY of GLOUCESTER & REBECCA DAVENPORT of BURLINGTON. ECRBC#2, p5 Note: (Rebecca Davenport, 1/2 sister to Sarah (Davenport) Hall.

1714.12.3, Certificate of removal of Burlington MM for SARAH HALL of Chesterfield.

1715, (ABOUT)--FRANCIS HALL born, s/o GERVAS HALL & SARAH DAVENPORT

1715.1.10, FREEMAN, JOHN of Cohansey, Salem County, GERVAS HALL of BURLINGTON, Bondsman CONJW1, p173

1715.5.15, RAPER-(ROPER), THOMAS of Burlington, Blacksmith, Wit: GERVAS HALL, CONJW1 p377

1715-1722 GERVAS HALL CLERKING JOB IN BURLINGTON COUNTY KHR

1716.9.8, GERVAS HALL & SARAH HALL signed marriage Certificate of JOSEPH RECKLESS & MARGARET SATTERTHWAIT.

1718.1, FRETWELL, PETER of Burlington. Wit: GERVAS HALL. GERVAS HALL performed Inventory CONJW1 p175

1719.1.5, HILLER/HILLARD, JOHN, of NOTTINGHAM TWP, will of. GERVAS HALL was paid debts due. CONJW1 p229

1720.2.26, FRETTWELL, JOSHUA of Mancefield TWP. Will of Debys paid to GERVAS HALL & others. CONJW1 p174

1720.1.11, GERVAS HALL sold 120 acres in Nottingham Township KHR

1720.4.6, SMITH, MANNEL, of Burlington, Wit: GERVAS HALL

1722.9.21, RIDGWAY, RICHARD of Springfield Twp. Will of Wit: GERVAS HALL, CONJW1 p383

1723.1.16, ROBERDS, DOCTOR JOHN, will of, GERVAS HALL of BURLINGTON, yeoman, Bondsman. CONJW1 p387

1723.4.14, PROVED 2/20/1731 FOLWELL, NATHAN of Mansfield, Burlington Co. Wit: GERVAS HALL, SARAH HALL, THO. SCATTERGOOD

1724.2.6, SARAH HALL granted certificate to HADDONFIELD MM. ECR#1

1728.2.27. BECK, JAMES Debt due from JARVIS HALL.

1731.2.13 LAMB, JACOB of Northampton, Burlington County, Payments to others and Mr. Edward R. Price, Atty-at-law, (In full of his fees for PROSECUTING AN ACTION AGAINST GERVAS HALL IN THE SUPREME COURT) see New Jersey Archives Will Vol 23, p279 CONJW2 p288

1731.10.4 KAY, BENJAMIN of GLOUCESTER County will of, Wit: GERVAS HALL, CONJW2 p275

1736.8.12 BULLOCK, JOSEPH of GLOUCESTER TWP. Wit: GERVAS HALL, CONJW2 p75

1740.6.9, FRANCIS HALL, CHESTERFIELD, BURLINGTON COUNTY, weaver, & NAOMI MIDDLETON, spinster of NOTTINGHAM in said county, daughter of John Middleton of NOTTINGHAM in said county, yeoman. ECR#3

1740.8.8, DINGEE, CHARLES of GREAT EGG HARBOR, GLOUCESTER CO. Wit: GERVAS HALL. CONJW2 p144

1742.1.6, BULL, SARAH of Town & County of GLOUCESTER, widow, son SAMUEL HARRISON. Wit: JOHN JONES, SARAH JONES, GERVAS HALL (QUAKER). Affirmed 20 Aug 1744, CONJW2 p74

PENNSYLVANIA WILLS, 1682-1834, Philadelphia County.
EVELEIGH, NICHOLAS, ESQUIRE. (Late of South Carolina). City of Phila. March 26, 1791. May 11, 1791. W. 122
Wife and Exec: Mary Eveleigh. To children of Cousin Thomas Eveleigh (Of South Carolina).
Wit: John Jones GERVAS HALL, Edward Jones. This Gervas Hall must be grandson of Gervas and son of Hezekiah Hall.
April 20, 1791. THE PENNSYLVANIA GAZETTE:
Died on Saturday morning, NICHOLAS EVELEIGH, Esq, Comptroller of the Treasury of the United States.
This Gervas Hall, Witness of Nicholas Eveleigh must be grandson of Gervas Hall & son of Hezekiah Hall of Chester County, Pennsylvania.

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