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Descendants of John Drake
I'm fairly new to the list. Here's my contribution -- another line of descendants for Rev. John Drake:

Generation No. 1

1. JOHN12 DRAKE (FRANCIS11, ROBERT10, WILLIAM9, WILLIAM8, THOMAS7, WILLIAM6, EDMUND5, WILLIAM4, ROBERT3, NICHOLAS2, NICHOLAS1) was born 1654 in Portsmouth, NH, and died September 29, 1741 in Piscataway, NJ. He married REBECCA TROTTER July 6, 1677 in Elizabethtown, NJ, daughter of WILLIAM TROTTER and CATHERINE GIBBS.

Children of JOHN DRAKE and REBECCA TROTTER are:
2. i. ISAAC13 DRAKE, b. January 12, 1686/87, Piscataway, NJ; d. January 1759, Elizabethtown, NJ.
3. ii. BENJAMIN DRAKE, b. 1682, Piscataway, NJ; d. 1763, Hopewell, NJ.

Generation No. 2

2. ISAAC13 DRAKE (JOHN12, FRANCIS11, ROBERT10, WILLIAM9, WILLIAM8, THOMAS7, WILLIAM6, EDMUND5, WILLIAM4, ROBERT3, NICHOLAS2, NICHOLAS1) was born January 12, 1686/87 in Piscataway, NJ, and died January 1759 in Elizabethtown, NJ. He married HANNAH BLACKFORD 1710, daughter of SAMUEL BLACKFORD and HANNAH SMALLEY.

Child of ISAAC DRAKE and HANNAH BLACKFORD is:
4. i. ISAAC14 DRAKE, b. Abt. 1717, NJ, probably Piscataway; d. Bef. 1759.

3. BENJAMIN13 DRAKE (JOHN12, FRANCIS11, ROBERT10, WILLIAM9, WILLIAM8, THOMAS7, WILLIAM6, EDMUND5, WILLIAM4, ROBERT3, NICHOLAS2, NICHOLAS1) was born 1682 in Piscataway, NJ, and died 1763 in Hopewell, NJ. He married (1) MARY RUNYAN Abt. 1703 in Elizabethtown, NJ. He married (2) HANNAH STOUT Abt. 1716 in Hopewell, NJ, daughter of JONATHAN STOUT and ANN.

Child of BENJAMIN DRAKE and HANNAH STOUT is:
5. i. THOMAS14 DRAKE, b. 1723, Hopewell, NJ; d. March 15, 1792, Amwell, NJ.

Generation No. 3

4. ISAAC14 DRAKE (ISAAC13, JOHN12, FRANCIS11, ROBERT10, WILLIAM9, WILLIAM8, THOMAS7, WILLIAM6, EDMUND5, WILLIAM4, ROBERT3, NICHOLAS2, NICHOLAS1) was born Abt. 1717 in NJ, probably Piscataway, and died Bef. 1759. He married RUTH MARTIN February 23, 1742/43 in Essex County, NJ.

Child of ISAAC DRAKE and RUTH MARTIN is:
6. i. NATHANIEL15 DRAKE, b. April 1750; d. Bef. July 3, 1816.

5. THOMAS14 DRAKE (BENJAMIN13, JOHN12, FRANCIS11, ROBERT10, WILLIAM9, WILLIAM8, THOMAS7, WILLIAM6, EDMUND5, WILLIAM4, ROBERT3, NICHOLAS2, NICHOLAS1) was born 1723 in Hopewell, NJ, and died March 15, 1792 in Amwell, NJ. He married DORITY OR DOROTHY VAN KIRK Abt. 1751, daughter of HENRY VAN KIRK and DOROTHY MORGAN.

Children of THOMAS DRAKE and DORITY VAN KIRK are:
i. RALPH15 DRAKE.
ii. JOHN DRAKE, b. 1754.
iii. HENRY DRAKE.
iv. MARY DRAKE, m. CHARLES WOOLVERTON.
v. ENOCH DRAKE, b. February 15, 1761; m. CATHARINE DRAKE.
vi. DANIEL DRAKE.
7. vii. ESTHER DRAKE, b. January 8, 1764, Hopewell, NJ; d. April 10, 1847, Easton, Northampton, PA.
viii. BENJAMIN DRAKE.
ix. THOMAS DRAKE, m. HANNAH CAIN.

Generation No. 4

6. NATHANIEL15 DRAKE (ISAAC14, ISAAC13, JOHN12, FRANCIS11, ROBERT10, WILLIAM9, WILLIAM8, THOMAS7, WILLIAM6, EDMUND5, WILLIAM4, ROBERT3, NICHOLAS2, NICHOLAS1) was born April 1750, and died Bef. July 3, 1816. He married (1) MARY BRYANT, daughter of WILLIAM BRYANT and MARGARET. He married (2) HANNAH WILSON January 14, 1816.

Children of NATHANIEL DRAKE and MARY BRYANT are:
8. i. LORENA16 DRAKE, b. 1780.
ii. ELNATHAN DRAKE, b. June 19, 1777; d. July 26, 1839; m. SARAH ARMITAGE VAN KIRK, December 31, 1800.
iii. HANNAH DRAKE, b. NJ; m. ANDREW STOUT.
iv. CHARLES DRAKE, m. ELIZABETH.

7. ESTHER15 DRAKE (THOMAS14, BENJAMIN13, JOHN12, FRANCIS11, ROBERT10, WILLIAM9, WILLIAM8, THOMAS7, WILLIAM6, EDMUND5, WILLIAM4, ROBERT3, NICHOLAS2, NICHOLAS1) was born January 8, 1764 in Hopewell, NJ, and died April 10, 1847 in Easton, Northampton, PA. She married PETER VAN KIRK October 15, 1780 in Hunterdon County, NJ.

Child of ESTHER DRAKE and PETER VAN KIRK is:
i. SOPHIA16 VAN KIRK, b. January 8, 1782, Kingwood, Hunterdon County, NJ; d. November 29, 1866, Raritan Township, Hunterdon County, NJ; m. THOMAS HARTPENCE, January 8, 1801.

Generation No. 5

8. LORENA16 DRAKE (NATHANIEL15, ISAAC14, ISAAC13, JOHN12, FRANCIS11, ROBERT10, WILLIAM9, WILLIAM8, THOMAS7, WILLIAM6, EDMUND5, WILLIAM4, ROBERT3, NICHOLAS2, NICHOLAS1) was born 1780. She married RALPH VAN KIRK January 6, 1801, son of BENJAMIN VAN KIRK and SARAH ARMITAGE.

Children of LORENA DRAKE and RALPH VAN KIRK are:
9. i. RALPH17 VAN KIRK,JR., b. 1821; d. 1902, Hamilton Square, NJ.
ii. AARON STOUT VAN KIRK, b. Aft. 1801.
iii. MARIA VAN KIRK, b. Aft. 1801.
iv. NATHANIEL DRAKE VAN KIRK, b. Aft. 1801.
v. HANNAH VAN KIRK, b. Aft. 1801.
vi. NANCY VAN KIRK, b. Aft. 1801.
vii. BENJAMIN VAN KIRK, b. Aft. 1801.
viii. CHARLES VAN KIRK, b. Aft. 1801.
ix. ELIZABETH DRAKE VAN KIRK, b. Aft. 1801.

Generation No. 6

9. RALPH17 VAN KIRK,JR. (LORENA16 DRAKE, NATHANIEL15, ISAAC14, ISAAC13, JOHN12, FRANCIS11, ROBERT10, WILLIAM9, WILLIAM8, THOMAS7, WILLIAM6, EDMUND5, WILLIAM4, ROBERT3, NICHOLAS2, NICHOLAS1) was born 1821, and died 1902 in Hamilton Square, NJ. He married MARTHA ANN HUGHES, daughter of CHARLES HUGHES and SARAH SCHOOLEY.

Children of RALPH VAN KIRK and MARTHA HUGHES are:
10. i. CORNELIA HAY18 VAN KIRK, b. September 12, 1847, Trenton, NJ; d. August 7, 1932, White Plains, NY.
ii. CHARLES HUGHES VAN KIRK.
iii. WESLEY SLACK VAN KIRK.
iv. WILLIAM BRYANT VAN KIRK.
v. SARAH SCHOOLEY VAN KIRK.
vi. MARTHA ANN VAN KIRK.
vii. HUMPHREY MACMICHAEL VAN KIRK.

Generation No. 7

10. CORNELIA HAY18 VAN KIRK (RALPH17, LORENA16 DRAKE, NATHANIEL15, ISAAC14, ISAAC13, JOHN12, FRANCIS11, ROBERT10, WILLIAM9, WILLIAM8, THOMAS7, WILLIAM6, EDMUND5, WILLIAM4, ROBERT3, NICHOLAS2, NICHOLAS1) was born September 12, 1847 in Trenton, NJ, and died August 7, 1932 in White Plains, NY. She married ISRAEL HOWARD KINCH December 7, 1864 in Bordentown, NJ, son of ANDREW KINCH and ELIZABETH TOWNSEND.

Children of CORNELIA VAN KIRK and ISRAEL KINCH are:
i. CHARLOTTE SWAIN19 KINCH, b. July 18, 1866, Bordentown, NJ; d. December 7, 1870, Pleasantville, Westchester, NY.
11. ii. HAROLD TOWNSEND KINCH, b. May 24, 1868, Bordentown, NJ; d. February 28, 1916, Mount Vernon, NY.
iii. LILLIAN VAN KIRK KINCH, b. November 6, 1870, Pleasantville, Westchester, NY; d. 1966.
12. iv. LORENA DRAKE KINCH, b. August 3, 1872, Pleasantville, Westchester, NY.
v. WILLIAM LEONIDAS KINCH, b. July 27, 1875, Pleasantville, Westchester, NY; d. July 30, 1875.
13. vi. HOWARD PERCIVAL KINCH, b. March 23, 1877, Pleasantville, Westchester, NY; d. 1948.
vii. CORNELIA MABEL KINCH, b. April 25, 1879, Pleasantville, Westchester, NY; d. 1952.
14. viii. JOSEPHINE MILLER KINCH, b. November 13, 1887, Pleasantville, Westchester, NY; d. May 8, 1976, Bronxville, NY.

Generation No. 8

11. HAROLD TOWNSEND19 KINCH (CORNELIA HAY18 VAN KIRK, RALPH17, LORENA16 DRAKE, NATHANIEL15, ISAAC14, ISAAC13, JOHN12, FRANCIS11, ROBERT10, WILLIAM9, WILLIAM8, THOMAS7, WILLIAM6, EDMUND5, WILLIAM4, ROBERT3, NICHOLAS2, NICHOLAS1) was born May 24, 1868 in Bordentown, NJ, and died February 28, 1916 in Mount Vernon, NY. He married CORNELIA STORRS BURNHAM August 27, 1903 in New York, NY, daughter of WILLIAM BURNHAM and SARAH STERRITT.

Children of HAROLD KINCH and CORNELIA BURNHAM are:
i. HOWARD BURNHAM20 KINCH, b. March 6, 19051; d. June 1987, Melbourne, FL1; m. NATALIE KRAMER.
15. ii. OLIVER TOWNSEND KINCH, b. March 23, 1906; d. 1953.
16. iii. RALPH VAN KIRK KINCH, b. September 28, 1908, New York, NY; d. January 1983, San Diego, CA.

12. LORENA DRAKE19 KINCH (CORNELIA HAY18 VAN KIRK, RALPH17, LORENA16 DRAKE, NATHANIEL15, ISAAC14, ISAAC13, JOHN12, FRANCIS11, ROBERT10, WILLIAM9, WILLIAM8, THOMAS7, WILLIAM6, EDMUND5, WILLIAM4, ROBERT3, NICHOLAS2, NICHOLAS1) was born August 3, 1872 in Pleasantville, Westchester, NY. She married RICHARD AMERMAN WARD May 10, 1893 in White Plains, NY.

Children of LORENA KINCH and RICHARD WARD are:
i. MARGUERITE KINCH20 WARD, b. 1894.
17. ii. RICHARD PERCIVAL WARD, b. 1897; d. Bef. 1933.
iii. DONALD HARDICK WARD, b. 1899; m. DOROTHY HANSEN.
18. iv. DOROTHY DRAKE WARD, b. August 28, 1899, Briarcliff, NY; d. July 6, 1988, Ossining, NY.
v. ANDREW TOWNSEND WARD, b. 1904.
vi. RICHARD AMERMAN WARD, d. September 28.
vii. KENNETH VANKIRK WARD, b. November 1907; d. July 26, 1908.
viii. MARTHA HARDICK WARD, b. July 1902; d. December 23, 1997, NY.

13. HOWARD PERCIVAL19 KINCH (CORNELIA HAY18 VAN KIRK, RALPH17, LORENA16 DRAKE, NATHANIEL15, ISAAC14, ISAAC13, JOHN12, FRANCIS11, ROBERT10, WILLIAM9, WILLIAM8, THOMAS7, WILLIAM6, EDMUND5, WILLIAM4, ROBERT3, NICHOLAS2, NICHOLAS1) was born March 23, 1877 in Pleasantville, Westchester, NY, and died 1948. He married LILLIAN CATHERINE ACKER November 10, 1901 in White Plains, NY.

Children of HOWARD KINCH and LILLIAN ACKER are:
i. RAYMOND VANKIRK20 KINCH, b. July 1902; d. September 10, 1902.
ii. RUTH ACKER KINCH, b. April 12, 1904; m. R.K. NODINE.
19. iii. WILLIAM VANKIRK KINCH, b. November 1, 1906.
iv. ROBERT CRISFIELD KINCH, b. April 1911; d. September 25, 1911.
v. MAY MACLACHLAN KINCH, b. 1912.

14. JOSEPHINE MILLER19 KINCH (CORNELIA HAY18 VAN KIRK, RALPH17, LORENA16 DRAKE, NATHANIEL15, ISAAC14, ISAAC13, JOHN12, FRANCIS11, ROBERT10, WILLIAM9, WILLIAM8, THOMAS7, WILLIAM6, EDMUND5, WILLIAM4, ROBERT3, NICHOLAS2, NICHOLAS1) was born November 13, 1887 in Pleasantville, Westchester, NY, and died May 8, 1976 in Bronxville, NY. She married THEODORE PARKER LANGDON November 21, 1917 in New York, NY, son of CHARLES HUNTINGTON LANGDON.

Children of JOSEPHINE KINCH and THEODORE LANGDON are:
i. GRACE HUNTINGTON20 LANGDON, b. 1918; d. 1918.
20. ii. JEAN PARKER LANGDON, b. October 28, 1922.
21. iii. ROGER TOWNSEND LANGDON, b. September 22, 1926, White Plains, NY.

Generation No. 9

15. OLIVER TOWNSEND20 KINCH (HAROLD TOWNSEND19, CORNELIA HAY18 VAN KIRK, RALPH17, LORENA16 DRAKE, NATHANIEL15, ISAAC14, ISAAC13, JOHN12, FRANCIS11, ROBERT10, WILLIAM9, WILLIAM8, THOMAS7, WILLIAM6, EDMUND5, WILLIAM4, ROBERT3, NICHOLAS2, NICHOLAS1) was born March 23, 1906, and died 1953. He married ETHEL MARIE ANGELEY.

Child of OLIVER KINCH and ETHEL ANGELEY is:
22. i. BARBARA JOYCE21 KINCH, b. 1928.

16. RALPH VAN KIRK20 KINCH (HAROLD TOWNSEND19, CORNELIA HAY18 VAN KIRK, RALPH17, LORENA16 DRAKE, NATHANIEL15, ISAAC14, ISAAC13, JOHN12, FRANCIS11, ROBERT10, WILLIAM9, WILLIAM8, THOMAS7, WILLIAM6, EDMUND5, WILLIAM4, ROBERT3, NICHOLAS2, NICHOLAS1) was born September 28, 1908 in New York, NY, and died January 1983 in San Diego, CA. He married JEAN FORBES CAMERON April 19, 1935 in Yonkers, NY, daughter of WILLIAM CAMERON and JEANNE FORBES.

Children of RALPH KINCH and JEAN CAMERON are:
i. BRUCE CAMERON21 KINCH, b. April 4, 1944.
23. ii. VALERIE JEAN KINCH, b. March 15, 1948, Rochester, NY.

17. RICHARD PERCIVAL20 WARD (LORENA DRAKE19 KINCH, CORNELIA HAY18 VAN KIRK, RALPH17, LORENA16 DRAKE, NATHANIEL15, ISAAC14, ISAAC13, JOHN12, FRANCIS11, ROBERT10, WILLIAM9, WILLIAM8, THOMAS7, WILLIAM6, EDMUND5, WILLIAM4, ROBERT3, NICHOLAS2, NICHOLAS1) was born 1897, and died Bef. 1933. He married VIOLA MACCULLUM.

Child of RICHARD WARD and VIOLA MACCULLUM is:
i. VIOLA LORENA21 WARD, b. Bef. 1933.

18. DOROTHY DRAKE20 WARD (LORENA DRAKE19 KINCH, CORNELIA HAY18 VAN KIRK, RALPH17, LORENA16 DRAKE, NATHANIEL15, ISAAC14, ISAAC13, JOHN12, FRANCIS11, ROBERT10, WILLIAM9, WILLIAM8, THOMAS7, WILLIAM6, EDMUND5, WILLIAM4, ROBERT3, NICHOLAS2, NICHOLAS1) was born August 28, 1899 in Briarcliff, NY, and died July 6, 1988 in Ossining, NY. She married HAMILTON L. STONE.

Child of DOROTHY WARD and HAMILTON STONE is:
24. i. MARILYN LAURIE21 STONE, b. July 10, 1933, Annapolis, MD.

19. WILLIAM VANKIRK20 KINCH (HOWARD PERCIVAL19, CORNELIA HAY18 VAN KIRK, RALPH17, LORENA16 DRAKE, NATHANIEL15, ISAAC14, ISAAC13, JOHN12, FRANCIS11, ROBERT10, WILLIAM9, WILLIAM8, THOMAS7, WILLIAM6, EDMUND5, WILLIAM4, ROBERT3, NICHOLAS2, NICHOLAS1) was born November 1, 1906. He married MARIANNA ELIZABETH FOSTER July 9, 1932.

Children of WILLIAM KINCH and MARIANNA FOSTER are:
i. JACQUELINE BERTHA21 KINCH, b. February 9, 1933; m. HUSBAND MAYNE.
ii. WILLIAM VANKIRK KINCH, b. February 26, 1935.

20. JEAN PARKER20 LANGDON (JOSEPHINE MILLER19 KINCH, CORNELIA HAY18 VAN KIRK, RALPH17, LORENA16 DRAKE, NATHANIEL15, ISAAC14, ISAAC13, JOHN12, FRANCIS11, ROBERT10, WILLIAM9, WILLIAM8, THOMAS7, WILLIAM6, EDMUND5, WILLIAM4, ROBERT3, NICHOLAS2, NICHOLAS1) was born October 28, 1922. She married ROBERT STEVENS GERRING February 12, 1943.

21. ROGER TOWNSEND20 LANGDON (JOSEPHINE MILLER19 KINCH, CORNELIA HAY18 VAN KIRK, RALPH17, LORENA16 DRAKE, NATHANIEL15, ISAAC14, ISAAC13, JOHN12, FRANCIS11, ROBERT10, WILLIAM9, WILLIAM8, THOMAS7, WILLIAM6, EDMUND5, WILLIAM4, ROBERT3, NICHOLAS2, NICHOLAS1) was born September 22, 1926 in White Plains, NY. He married BERTHA KRAAK June 29, 1955.

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