Peter Brown Family History

Joseph Rhodes (c1610)

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General History

Joseph Rhodes were one of my 10th generation ancestors.

Key Dates:

Joseph Rhodes birth details are unknown but he was probably born in about 1610, possibly in Woodkirk, Yorkshire (derived as no birth records found).

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Joseph had at least two children.

Benjamin Ephraim
  1. Benjamin Rhodes was born in about 1640 probably in Woodkirk, Yorkshire (derived as no birth record found- may not be a son of Joseph). He married Grace Smith. Details of Benjamin Rhodes & Grace Smith are shown separately as they are direct ancestors.
  2. Ephraim Rhodes was baptised on 17th August 1656 in Woodkirk, Yorkshire (son of Joseph).
    1. Sarah Rhodes was baptised on 15st May 1683 in Woodkirk, Yorkshire (dau of Ephraim) and she was buried there on 19th March 1695.
    2. Joseph Rhodes was baptised on 1st May 1686 in Woodkirk, Yorkshire (son of Ephraim).
    3. Hannah Rhodes was baptised on 30st September 1691 in Woodkirk, Yorkshire (dau of Ephraim).
    4. William Rhodes was baptised on 29st August 1694 in Woodkirk, Yorkshire (son of Ephraim).

Personal History Returns to 'Top of Page'

No information available

Verification & Concerns Returns to 'Top of Page'

  1. There were numerous differant spellings of "Rhodes" in the parish registers e.g Roades, Roads, Rodes, Roide, Roids, Roodes, Royde, Roydes, Rhods, Rhodes, Rhoods.
  2. The parish of Woodkirk encompasses West & East Ardsley as well as Woodkirk
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No information available
Sources Returns to 'Top of Page'
  1. Ancestry Yorkshire Parish Records CD (North Riding & West Riding)
  2. Rothwell Parish Register transcripts
  3. IGI (International Genealogical Index: Latter-day Saints) - batches of parish records: see LINKS-Research Web sites
  4. Latter day Saints - Family Search: For initial identification of details only