Family History - links to my stories

This page will have my Family History Stories

This is a photo taken in 1930
My Grandfather Benjamin W Mifflin, my Grandmother Ethel holding my Mom, Celia Williams Mifflin's 94th Birthday is the Grandmother of Benjamin, my four Aunts, Mona, Connie, Joyce and Pat

I have many stories about my family history that I wrote. 
Here is a list:

1. Ethel Mae Hopkins Kingwell Mifflin 1904 - 1979 My Grandmother
2. Lucretia Mifflin 1872 - 1912- Wales ancestor series  - My Great Grandmother 
3. Agnes Smart 1840 - 1919 ~ Wales ancestor series - wife of a coal miner - My second Great Grandmother
4. Eleanor Corns  1813 ~ 1889 - Wales ancestor series - My Third Great grandmother
5. Howell Hopkins Mifflin  1838 - 1902 ~ Pony Express rider - My third Great - Grandfather and his wife 

Celia Morgan 1841 - 1934 My third Great Grandmother

6. Josephine (Josie) Hollist 1903 -1921 My Great Aunt
7. Samuel Francis Mifflin 1776 - 1829 - My 5th Great Grandfather
8. Turbutt Francis 1740 - 1797 -  My 6th Great Grandfather
9. Benedict Arnold IV  1741- 1801  
Here is a Generational Chart starting with my Grandmother:






This is how I am related to Benedict Arnold

Tench Francis  [1702 - Dublin, Ireland -14 August 1758]  father of Turbutt Francis 1740 - 1797 as mentioned above. Tench Francis is the father of Margaret Francis [August 17, 1735 - May 28, 1794] Margaret married Edward Shippen IV [February 16, 1729 - April 15, 1806].

Margaret and Edward had 2 daughters
1. Elizabeth Shippen 1754 - 1828
2. Margaret 'Peggy' Shippen
Birth 11 June 1760 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Peggy married  the famous Benedict Arnold IV on 8 April 1779 in Philadelphia, after his first wife, Margaret Mansfield [b. April 24, 1745] died June 19, 1775 in New Haven, Connecticut.
Benedict had 3 sons with Ms. Mansfield before she died. Benedict and Peggy had four sons and two daughters together.
Here is the chart of how I am related to Benedict Arnold IV:


1. Benedict Arnold IV (1741 - 1801)
husband of 1st cousin 6x removed
wife of Benedict Arnold IV
mother of Margaret Peggy Shippen

4. Tench Francis (1702 - 1758)
father of Margaret Francis
son of Tench Francis
son of Turbutt Francis Col.
son of Samuel Francis Mifflin
son of Henry James Mifflin

9. Howell Henry Mifflin (1868 - 1949) My Great Grandfather
son of Howell Hopkin Mifflin
son of Howell Henry Mifflin
                    11.  My Mother Virginia
                    12.  and me, Sherry.










There are other family members and their stories within each of the 8 links.
In 2015 I will add more stories of some more of my Family Members and their stories.