Surnames – Letters R – Z

Surnames of my direct ancestors.

Rapalje

Rapareilliet

Remer

Richards – Mary Richards married Joseph Peck. She was the daughter of Thomas Richards and Priscilla Wakeman. They lived in Colonial Milford, Connecticut.

Richardson – married Smith. Richardson/Ewen. Richardson/Talbot. Talbot/Norris. Norris/Armstrong.

Riddlesdale – married Black.  Riddlesdale/French/Howlett/Cummings/French. See French.

Ring – married Durrant. Ring/Hopkins (see Hopkins). Ring/Walker (see Walker). Walker/Cole.

Rolfe – married Colburn. Colburn/Blood/Clement/French. See Clement and French.

Rollason – married Underhill. Underhill/Budd. Budd/Strang. Budd/Sine. Budd/Palmer. Palmer/Wolf. Palmer/Kennedy.

Rogers – married Stafford. Rogers/Barrett. Barrett/Doughty.

Root

Rote (Rothert) – married Weigt. From Zduny, Kujawsko-Pomorskie, Poland.

Royle married Heath. Heath/Leonard. Leonard/Dumbleton. Leonard/Root. Root/Scott. Root/French. French/Merchant. Merchant/Cole.

Ruckert (Rürters) – married Alberts/Albert. Albert/Hoerner. Albert/Price. Price/Meteer (Mateer). Price/Kennedy. Kennedy/Cole.

Sale (Searl), married Gifford. Sale/Preston. Preston/Mallory. Mallory/Trowbridge. Mallory/Canfield. Canfield/Northrup. Canfield/Gray. Canfield/Prindle. Prindle/Greatsinger (Kritsinger). Prindle/Doman. Prindle/Cole.

Sartor – Anna Kristine (Anastasia Christina) Sartor married Johannes Friedrich Fried. Both were born in Edenkoben, Südliche Weinstraße, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany, and both died in Klingenmünster, Südliche Weinstraße, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. She was the daughter of Johann Valentin Sartor and Anna Margretha Acker. See Acker. See Fried.

Scarborough – married Ewen. Ewen/Richardson/Talbot/Norris/Armstrong.

Schaur – married Wenrich.

Scheffhen

Schein – married Swartzlander. From Steinhart, Donau-Ries, Bavaria, Germany. Swartzlander/Silber. Swartzlander/Williams. Williams/Kennedy.

Schermerhorn

Scherp – married Matthess. Scherp/Metz (Muetz). Muetz/Doman. Doman/Chamberlain. Doman/Prindle. Prindle/Cole.

Schuler – married Silberger. Silberger/Angelus. Angelus/Geilfuss. Geilfuss/Linnenberg. Leinenberg – Linnenberg – Lindaberry/Geissler. Linnaberry-Linaberg-Lindaberry-Linaberry/Kuhl (Cool). Linaberg/Linnaberry/Chambers. Chambers/Meteer (Mateer). Mateer/Price. Price/Kennedy.

Schwenck – married Keller. Schwenck/Loeser – Loser – Looser (Losure). Loeser/Lozier/Losure. I descend from two Losure/Lozier first cousins. The first line is Lozier/Dumbauld. Lozier/Losure. Losure/Cole. The second line is Losure/Womelsdorf. Losure/Lozier. Losure/Cole.

Scott – married Root. Root/French. See French.

Seabrook – Robert Seabrook was born in about 1575 in England. He married Alice Goodspeed, daughter of Nicholas Goodspeed and Margaret, on 12 September 1596 in Wingrave, Buckingham, England. They had three children. He died in 1650 in Stratfield, Fairfield, Connecticut. Descendants and relatives lived mainly in Colonial Connecticut and Massachusetts. My line continues with their daughter Alice Seabrook who married Thomas Sherwood, the son of Thomas Sherwood.

Seavey – married Odiorne. Odiorne/Clements. Clement/Colburn. Clement/French. French/Root. French/Merchant. Merchant/Cole. See French and Clement.

Severns

Sewall (Sewell) – married Wainwright. Wainwright/Shepherd. Shepherd/Wade. Shepherd/Armstrong.

Seyfert/Seifert – married Krisch. See Krisch. From Rawitsch, Wielkopolskie, Poland.

Sharpe – married Willard.

Shepherd (Shepard)

Sherwood – married Tibbals. Tibbals/Allen. Allen/Northup. Northup/Canfield. Canfield/Gray. Canfield/Prindle. Prindle/Greatsinger (Kritsinger). Prindle/Doman. Prindle/Cole.

Silber – See Swartzlander.

Simpson

Sine

Sluyter (Sluiter)

Smedley – married Hampton. Hampton/Chamberlain/Doman/Prindle/Cole.

Smith – married Richardson. Richardson/Ewen. Richardson/Talbot. Talbot/Norris. Norris/Armstrong.

Sontag/Sonntag

Snow – Nicholas Snow arrived in Plymouth, New England, aboard the ship “Anne” in 1623. He married Mayflower Pilgrim Constance Hopkins, the daughter of Mayflower Pilgrim Stephen Hopkings and first wife Mary _____. I descend from two of the Snow daughters. First line: Snow/Paine. Paine/Cole. Second line: Snow/Walker. Walker/Ring. Walker/Young. Walker/Cole.

Spatz (Spotts). Lorentz Spatz, Sr. married Anna Maria Kirchenbauer, the daughter of Sebastian Kirchenbauer. Some confuse two women with the same name, because their son Lorentz Spatz, Jr. married (his first cousin) Anna Maria Kirchenbauer, the daughter of Hans Jacob Kirchenbauer and Catherine ____. Hans Jacob Kirchenbauer was a brother of Anna Maria Kirchenbauer who married Lorentz Spatz, Sr. My line is not through the son Lorentz Spatz, Jr. My line is through the son Johann Jacob Spatz who married Maria Esther Wenrich. My line continues with David Spatz/Hannah Hafer – Mary Ann Spotts (Spatz)/John Palmer – Susan Palmer/John Davis Kennedy.

Spaulding – married Kingsley.

Speckenbach

Spencer – goes all the way back to Sir John Spencer and Ann “Lady of Towcester” Empson. Spencer/Empson. Spencer/Peake. Spencer/Baker. Spencer/Merrill. Spencer/Whitbread. Spencer/Bearding. Spencer/Root. Root/Leonard. Root/Scott. Root/French. French/Merchant. Merchant/Cole.

Staats (Staadts/Staad/Staat)

Stafford married Hastings. Stafford/Rogers. Rogers/Barrett. Barrett/Doughty.

Stoffelszen

Strang

Strelmer / Steiner

Swartzlander (Schwarzländer) married Schein. From Steinhart, Donau-Ries, Bavaria, Germany. Swartzlander/Silber. Swartzlander/Williams. Williams/Kennedy.

Talbot – married Thomas. Talbot/Richardson. Talbot/Norris. Norris/Armstrong.

Taney – married Norris. Norris/Wheatley. Norris/McComas. Norris/Willougby. Norris/Armstrong.

Taylor

Throckmorton – married de Vaux. Thockmorton/Gifford. Gifford/Sale (Searl). Sale/Preston. Preston/Mallory. Mallory/Trowbridge. Mallory/Canfield. Canfield/Northrup. Canfield/Gray. Canfield/Prindle. Prindle/Greatsinger (Kritsinger). Prindle/Doman. Prindle/Cole.

Thomas

Thompson

Tibbals – married Sherwood. Tibbals/Allen. Allen/Northup. Northup/Canfield. Canfield/Gray. Canfield/Prindle. Prindle/Greatsinger (Kritsinger). Prindle/Doman. Prindle/Cole.

Tricault – married Sauvagie. Tricault (Trico)/Rapalle (Rapelje). (See Van der Beek).

Trico – see above.

Trowbridge married Prowse. Trowbridge/Marshall. Trowbridge/Lamberton. Trowbridge/Mallory. Mallory/Canfield. Canfield/Northrup. Canfield/Gray. Canfield/Prindle. Prindle/Greatsinger (Kritsinger). Prindle/Doman. Prindle/Cole.

Truman (Trewman) – married McBride. McBride/Moore. Moore/Manwaring. Moore/Lamb. Lamb/Featherstone. Lamb/Doughty.

Turner

Tyler – married Palmer. Palmer/ (possibly Fowler). Palmer/Budd. Palmer/Wolf. Palmer/Spotts (Spatz). Palmer/Kennedy.

Underhill – married Rollason. Underhill/Budd. Budd/Strang. Budd/Sine. Budd/Palmer. Palmer/Wolf. Palmer/Kennedy.

Urquhart

Van Bremen

Van Campen – married Hermensen. Harmensen van Capen – married van de Heijt. Harmmenss (Harmenszen)/Gerrits/Stoffelszen/Van Sant/Cornelius Gerritz/Brouwer/Van Sant/Severns/Cooper/Barton/Lyons/Armstrong.

Van der Heijt – see above.

Van Schuyven (Van der Schruyven)

Vanderbeek

Vanderbilt

VanSant

Verdon (Ferdon)

Voss (Vose) – married Chesson. Vose/Manwaring. Moore/Lamb.

Wade – married Francis. Wade/Cogswell. Wade/Shepherd. Shepherd/Armstrong.

Wainwright married Sewall (Sewell). Wainwright/Shepherd. Shepherd/Wade. Shepherd/Armstrong.

Wakeman – Priscilla Wakeman married Thomas Richards. She was the daughter of Francis Wakeman and Ann Goode. They lived in Colonial Connecticut.

Walker – married Snow (See Snow). Walker/Ring (See Ring). Walker/Young. Walker/Cole.

Warren – married French. French/Riddlesdale. French/Howlett. Howlett/Cummings. Cummings/Kingsley. Kingsley/French. French/Clement. French/Root. French/Merchant. Merchant/Cole.

Watts

Weinmann

Weinrich/Wenrich

Weiss

Wells – married Belcher. Next generation down Wells/Beardsley.

Werner – married Nolff. Nolff/Wolf. Wolf/Palmer. Palmer/Kennedy. Kennedy/Price.

Wegt/Weigt (Nutick) – married Weiss. From Rawitsch, Posen, Prussia, now Rawitsch, Wielkopolskie, Poland.

Wheatley – married Norris. Norris/McComas. Norris/Willougby. Norris/Armstrong.

Wheeler – English roots.

Wheeler (Wiler/Wieler/Wielaar) – Dutch roots.

Wheldon

Whitbread/Whitebread (Whytbred) – married Spencer. See Spencer.

Willard – married Blood. Blood/Colburn/Clement/French. See Clement and French.

Williams – married Swartzlander. Williams/Kennedy.

Willoughby – married Diass/Dyas. Willoughby/Norris. Norris/Armstrong.

Wolf – Nolff/Nolf (Wolf) – Some lines used Nulph/Nulf. In German church records is listed as Nolff. My line became Wolf. Wolf/Palmer. Palmer/Spotts (Spatz). Palmer/Kennedy.

Womelsdorf

Woodman – married Emery. Emery/Cole.

No direct ancestors with a surname beginning with “X.”

Yeomans

Young – married Doane. Young/Walker. Walker/Cole.

 
Zenzen (Fentzen) – married Gruetz (Groetz). Gruetz/Druckenmiller/Hafer/Spatz (Spotts)/Palmer/Kennedy.

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