Transcription of Henry Francis Work's 1902 Account
"in 1692, John, Joseph, Henry & Alexander Work, brothers & families -- Scotch nobility with large retinue of servants, Covenenters of the Strictest -- landed on the Coast of New Jersey, having left Scotland on account of religious persecution. Here a link drops out as to direct ancestry we have Alexander [Work], high sheriff of
For more about the Covenenters, Presbterians, & the Middle Octorara area, see Middle Octorara Presbterian Churches, Bart Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.
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Webpage by Lindberg-Work Family
2007-06-06-started -- with heading only
2009: 4/14, 7/31, 11/26
2011: 1/10: Spun off into separate pages all parts except for transcribed 1st paragraph of Henry Francis Work's 1902 account.