1. Elisha Meek was born between 1760 and 1764. He appeared on the census in 1800-1840 in Morris TWP, Greene Co., PA. He signed a will on 20 Dec 1837 in Greene Co., PA. The will list children John, Elisha and Jacob. His will was probated on 20 Oct 1843.
In 1787 Paul Hulse paid Virginia taxes for Elisha Meek. The source for this information is unsourced. Paul Hulse lived in Berkeley Co., VA at this time. In the 1790's he was associated with Basil Meek born 1763 who was related to Elisha according to the DNA Project. Elisha shared a common ancestor with Samuel Meek born 1732, Isaac Meek born 1746, Nathanial Meek as well as Basil Meek born 1763. All except Basil are documented to have lived near Elisha in Washington Co., PA.
The 1800 census indicated that Elisha had two sons born between 1790 and 1800, two daughters born between 1790 and 1800 and one daughter born between 1784 and 1790. By 1810 there were 11 people reported in Elisha's household. With a male and female age 16 to 26 it appears that two separate families may have been reported together. Possibly son John but not his wife Elizabeth Boyd.
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Morris TWP, Greene Co., PA
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1850 Washington TWP, Greene Co., PA 70-70 Elisha Meek 48 M Jerusha 43 F Caroline 17 F Asa Luallin 10 M Carey 7 F 72-72 Jacob Meek 39 M Jane 34 F Grant Alex 12 M Rebecca 10 F John L 7 M Elizabeth 5 F 77-77 John Meek 58 M Elizabeth 47 F Cephas 18 M John 17 M Meary 14 F Silas 12 M Elizabeth 11 F Rachel 7 F 159-159 James Meck 32 M Mary 25 F