. William Branson (Nathaniel ) was born in 1645 in Hinkley Mm, Leicestershire, Eng.
s-D.Branson; H T Fische 13 3rd row
f-H T says father was Richard Branson of Derbyshire Eng b 1568 and had 4 sons Robert; George, Richard, and Thomas. Also that Thomas Branson of Hartford Ct
m dau of John Day and Elizabeth Harvey
?Carl Hemmingsen says some think Wm is from Hinkley Monthly Meeting in Leicestershire Eng. There was a William Branson and wife Mary Tate living in
Philadelphia in 1715 who was supposedly from Berkshire and son of Bathabiel (Nathaniel?) Branson. Another Wm was working at a forge in northern Chester Co PA abt 1718. robranson www says he is son of Nathaniel and Ann and b in Sunninghill,Berkshire.
William married Margaret about 1670 in Philadelphia, Pa. Margaret was born about 1649 in Eng.
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