Jenks' History - An Ohio Family Background

The Clevelands'

Deliverance Cleveland (1684 - 1744) m. Mary Bates (1684 - 1728)

parents of:

Josiah Cleveland (1706 - 1752) m. Abigail Bryant (1707 - )

parents of:

Simon Cleveland (1728 - 1773/4) m. Elizabeth White
Persis Cleveland (1730 - aft. 1774) m. 4/2/1756 Philip Coole
Oliver Cleveland (1733 - 1803) m. Azubah Smith (1738 - 1823)
Sara Cleveland (1735 - ) m. William Clarke
Martha Cleveland (1740 - )
James Cleveland (1741 - ) m. Katy De Long
Lemuel Cleveland (1748 - 1820) m. Margaret Burgett (1749 - 1815)
William Cleveland (1750 - 1778) m. Mary Unknown (? - 1790)
Rodman Rathbone Cleveland (1752 - )
 

Josiah Cleveland (1706 to 1752) - Josiah was born in North Kingstown, Washington, Rhode Island, to Deliverance Cleveland and Mary Bates. He married Abigail Bryant in Kingston, Washington County, Rhode Island in 1727 at the age of twenty-one. Together they had six children. He remarried Unknown and had three more children. He died in Killingsorth, Middlesex, Connecticut, at the age of forty-six.

Abigail Bryant (July 5, 1703 to May 25, 1744)Abigail was born on July 5, 1703, to Samuel Bryant (1673 - 1750) and Joannah Cole in Plymouth, Massachusetts according to the Massachusetts Town and Vital Records. She had an older brother named Samuel born March 14, 1699, an older sister, Joannah, who was born March 1, 1701/2, and four younger siblings; Elizabeth (1705 - 1762), Lydia (1708- 1792), Sylvanus (1710 - 1711), and Nathaniel (1712 - 1793). She died in Plymouth, Massachusetts in 1744.