Edward Ryan (abt 1710-aft 1800) - NC

Possible that this Edward Ryan is connected to the Va Ryans, since Edward's son James purchased land in Wayne Co., Ky around the same time as William Ryan's sons.

 1   Edward Ryan b: Abt. 1710 in Ireland d: Aft. 1800 in probably in Guliford Co., NC    Descendant contact: Jesse Ryan
.  +unknown b:?  d: Aft. Nov 25, 1757 in probably in Guliford Co., NC m: in NC?
........ 2   John Ryan  b: Abt. 1730 in Lancaster Co., PA? d: Aft. 1762 in Guilford Co., NC?
............  +Eleanor 'Nellie' McAdoo b:?  d: Aft. Sep 17, 1762 in Guilford Co., NC? m: Abt. 1752 in Guliford Co., NC
...................   3   John Ryan  b: Abt. 1753 in Guilford Co., NC d: bef 1800 in Guilford Co., NC
.......................  +Margaret Greer    m: Jan 6, 1775 in Guilford Co., NC
...................   3   Mary Ryan  b: Abt. 1756 in Guilford Co., NC
...................   3   William Ryan  b: Sep 17, 1762 in Guilford Co., NC
........ 2   William Ryan - b: 1730-1755
........ 2   James Ryan, Sr. b: Nov 25, 1757 in Guilford Co., NC d: Mar 22, 1842 in Cumberland Co., IL. Purchased 66 acres on Beaver Creek in Wayne by 1800. Was in Wayne Co., Ky in 1810, when he was Surety for son James, Jr marriage to Elizabeth Wolfscale
............  +Eleanor (Nellie) McConesky b: May 10, 1760 in Maryland d: Apr 4, 1826 in Crawford Co., IL m: Mar 1774 in Baltimore Co., MD Father: Daniel McConesky
...................   3   Margaret Ryan  b: Aug 28, 1780
.......................  +William Bartleson  b: 1770-1775 in Rowan Co., NC d: Dec 1832 in Wayne Co., KY m: Nov 20, 1800 in Cumberland Co., KY Father: Richard Bartleson Mother: Jane Grooms
...................   3   Edward Ryan  b: Jan 10, 1783 in Guilford Co., NC d: Oct 15, 1813 in Wayne Co., KY
.......................  +Elizabeth Bartleson  b: Mar 12, 1784 in Rowan Co., NC d: Sep 12, 1857 in Clinton Co., KY m: May 6, 1805 in Wayne Co., KY Father: Zachariah Bartleson Mother: Catherine (Katherine)
...................   3   Sarah Ryan  b: Aug 9, 1784
.......................  +Hanson Bright    m: May 29, 1823 in Crawford Co., IL
...................   3   Eleanor (Nelle) Ryan  b: Jul 7, 1786 in Tn d: Nov 23, 1822 in Cumberland Co., KY
.......................  +William Wood  b: Jun 13, 1773 in Loudoun Co., Va d: Jan 11, 1851 in Clinton Co., Ky m: Mar 14, 1814 in Wayne Co., KY Father: Samuel Wood Mother: Sarah Reives
...................   3   William Ryan  b: Aug 2, 1788 in Tn d: Jul 10, 1858 in Cumberland Co., IL
.......................  +Elizabeth Gill  b: Abt. 1800 d: Aft. Jun 30, 1832 in Cumberland Co., IL m: May 12, 1818 in Illinois Father: Thomas Gill Mother: Hannah Chriswell
...................   3   James Ryan, Jr.  b: Feb 12, 1791 in TN / KY d: Aft. Sep 15, 1810
.......................  +Elizabeth Wolfscale  b: Abt. 1793 d: Aft. Sep 15, 1810 m: Sep 15, 1810 in Wayne Co., KY Father: George Wolfscale
...................   3   Thomas Ryan  b: 1793 in NC
...................   3   Elizabeth Lynch  b: Aug 16, 1809 (adopted)
...................   3   John A. Chambers  b: Oct 15, 1820 (adopted)
........ 2   Martha Ryan  b: 1730-1755


NOTES:
A Darby Ryan (born about 1725) received a land grant the same day as Edward in Guilford County. Ref: Guilford County, NC Deed Book 2, page 108. He sold his land in 1783 and removed to Surry County, NC. He died there in 1809. His wife's name was Mary according to the Estate Settlement. Were Edward and Darby brothers? (Information from Jesse Ryan, Jun 1, 1998)

From: Bruce D. Ryan
"We found a Darby Ryan in Frederick Co., MD who lives next door to a family of Dorseys. .... Darby would be born abt 1700. ..... A Dorsey Ryan was born later - abt 1797.
..... A Darby Ryan is connected to the Guilford Co., NC Ryans.
..... A Darby Ryan is connected to the Henry Co., VA Ryans.
..... A Darby Ryan is connected to the Winchester Co., VA -> Preble Co., Ohio, Ryans.


Time Line for Edward RYAN -
  Born abt 1710 - NC? (Jesse Ryan gives birthplace as Ireland)
  Married an unknown person bef 1830 prob in NC
 
 1755 - Residence, Rowan Co., NC
 1759 - Found on Rowan Co., NC tax list
 1760 - Residence, Rowan Co., NC
 1768 - Residence, Rowan Co., NC
 1768 - Found on 'List of tithables for Guilford County (also listed is a Jno. Ryan)
 1800 - Found next to each other on census in Guilford County (twice!), once -
           00101-0101100, and again - 001010101101 (one slave) Also listed is a
           Margarett Ryan - 11100-2211000, (widow of John Ryan) and a
           William Ryan - 41010-1001006

From CD #310 'Census Index: Colonial America, 1607-1789.
Ryan, Edward - 1755, Rowan Co., NC
Ryan, Edward - 1760, Rowan Co., NC
Ryan, Edward - 1768, Rowan Co., NC



 


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