Morris Co. Up

Source: Family Records or genealogies of the first settlers of Passaic Valley and Vicinity above Chatham, with their ancestors and descendants, as far as could be ascertained in 1851. By John Littell, 1851.


ABRAHAM PRICE married Mary Anne Miller, daughter of Matthias Miller, of Elizabethtown, and removed to the farm on Stony Hill, lately owned by Levi Willcox, deceased, and had sons. Matthias. David, Abraham, and Benjamin, who all removed to the western country; they had daughters:

5. Rachel, born 14th July, 1774, and married George Cory, son of Ebenezer Cory. [See Cory.]

6. Sarah, who married, 11th Jan. 1785, John Hand, of Long Hill, brother of Benjamin, and went to Ohio.
[Sarah Price m. 11 Jan 1785 John Hand by Rev. Jonathan Elmer; Presbyterian Church at New Providence, NJ GMNJ Vol 19 No 1 January 1944]

7. Phebe, who married Nathan Wilkison, 30th Sept. 1795. They had children:

1. Sally Wilkison, who married Benjamin, Willcox, son of Benjamin. [See Willcox.]
2. Harriet Wilkison married David Badgley, son of Anthony. [See Badgley.]

3. Abrahom Price Wilkison, born 2d Sept. 1800, married Jane Nafie, and had children: 1. Theodore: 2. William; 3. Mariah; 4. Sarah Anne 5. Adaline; 6. David L.

4. Betsey Wilkison married Joseph Long, son of John. [See Long.]
5. Squier Wilkison, born, 1808; is unmarried.
6. David Wilkison.
7. William Wilkison, who married Mary Reeve, of Springfield, and lived there, and had a daughter, Sarah Caroline Wilkison.
8. Emeline Wilkison married Asa Baldwin, son of David C. Baldwin. [See Gabriel Baldwin.]

8. Abigail, who married John Atkins, and lived in New York. He died of cholera, 28th July, 1832, aged 53 years.

Mr. Abraham Price, died 27th Sept. 1784, and his widow, Mary Anne, married John Stevens, half brother of Jonathan Stevens, but had no other children.

RICE PRICE was son of Samuel Price, of Warren Co. He married Phebe Clark, daughter of Jacob Clark, on the first mountain; lived about Stony Hill, and had children: (2d Gen.)

1. Jonas, who married Jane Raddin, daughter of Jeremy, and died at 24 years. [See Raddin.]

2. Samuel married Anne Corwin, daughter of Stephen. [See Corwin.]

3. Jacob married Jemima Badgley, daughter of Anthony Badgley, Jun.

4. Phinehas married Susan Evans; became a Methodist Preacher, and went to Delaware county, Pennsylvania.

5. Rhoda married John W. Foster, of Westfield, as his 2d wife, and had children: (2d, 3d Gen.)

1. Susannah Foster, who married Martin Hulbert, son of Joshua, of Mendham, and had children:

1. Ira Marcus Hulbert;

2. James Hulbert

3. Levis Hulbert;

4. William Hervy Hulbert, who died at3 years;

5. Martin Hervy Hulbert, who also died at 3 years; 6. Harriet Hulbert; 7. Martin Hulbert; 8. a daughter.

2. Levisa Foster, who married David Dunham, son of Amos Dunham, of Liberty Corner, and had children:

1. Oliver Dunham; 2. Anna Mariah Dunham; 3. Susan Francis Dunham; 4. Catherine Dunham; 5. Caroline Amanda Dunham; 6. Louisa Dunham.

3. Marcus Foster, who died at 10 months.

6. Mary married Abraham Kent, in May, 1790, and lives where Isaiah Meeker formerly lived.

7. William married Sally Badgley, daughter of Samuel Badgley, and removed to Chemung county, New York.

8. Hannah married Jeremiah Totten, son of Jonathan. [See Totten.]

MARY PRICE, (6th child of Rice Price,) and Abraham Kent, had children: (3d Gen.)

1. Jane Kent who died at 3 1/2 months.

2. Samuel Kent, who married, 12th September, 1838, Margaret Osborn, daughter of John, and had children: (4th Gen.)

1. Mary Emily Kent;

2. Sarah Anne Kent.
3. Rhoda Anne Kent, who died in her 10th year.

4. Mary Kent, born 1818.

5. Phebe Kent married, 30th November, 1837, Joseph Hastings, son of James, of Elizabethtown, and had children:

1. Theodore Hastings; 2. John Hastings; 3. Louisa Hastings; 4. Mary Hastings; 5. Joseph Hastings.

6. Catherine E. Kent, who married, 4th November, 1842, George Scofield, son of _____ , and had a daughter, Anne Eliza Scofield.

7. Abraham Kent, who died at 15 months.

8. Abraham Kent, 2d, born _____ , 1829.

9. Christopher Kent, born _____ , 1833.

WILLIAM PRICE, (son of Rice Price,) and Sally Badgley, had children. (2d, 3d Gen.)

1. Jacob, who married Eliza _____ .

2. William Henry married Hetty Brown, daughter of William, son of John Brown.

3. Samuel married _____ _____ .

4. Phebe Anne, who died at 14 years.

5. George; 6. Davison Day; 7. Jesse.

8. Sarah Jane, who died at 4 years.

9. Martin Hulbert.


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