Falls was organized in 1692.  Original settlers: Joshua Hoops, John Palmer, John Collins, William and Charles Biles, William Darke, John Haycock, John Wheeler, Jonathan Witscard, John Parsons, Andrew Elland, William Beaks, William Nevables, John Luff, Jeffrey Hawkins, Ann Millcomb, James Hill, John and Thomas Rowland, Thomas Atkinson, thomas Wolf, Ralph Smith, John Wood, Daniel Brindsly, John Acreman, Joshua Bore, Robert Lucas, Gilbert Wheeler, Samuel Darke, Daniel Gardner, Lyonel Britton, George Brown, James Harrison and George Heathcote.2


Authorized Marriages, 1700-1800: Bucks County, PA. Contributed for use in USGenWeb Archives Joe Patterson jpatter@epix.net OCR'd and proofread by Judy Banja jbanja@email.msn.com




4 Yardley Avenue
Fallsington PA 19054

The 300-yar old village of Fallsington represents an enduring Quaker Community.
Consisting of over 90 historic buildings from the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries.

Delaware Valley Advance, January 18th, 1968

Bucks County legislators announced this week that bids for two phases of construction of Pennsbury Manor, a full scale re-creation of William Penn's "personal plantation," at Morrisville, will be opened at the General State Authority headquarters, Harrisburg, Feb. 7.

The manor is located along the Delaware River about 20 miles from Philadelphia, northeast of Tullytown in Falls Township, Bucks County.

The initial phase of the project will consist of site development, including clearing of the area, construction of new sidewalks, retaining walls, removal of trees, grading and seeding. The construction will be of wood, brick, and plaster with concrete footers and foundations. This phase of the project is scheduled for completion by Dec 11, 1968. . .


History of Falls Township Bucks County PA


Unfortunately it is not indexed but it does have a nice overview of the history of the Taverns and a class listing of the class of 1933 of the Falls Township High School

bulletAnn wilson
bulletMarie Briegel
bulletHarry Vandegrift
bulletDaisy Anderson Kennedy
bulletFrank VanAken
bulletAgnes Farrell
bulletMarie Heavener Morgan
bulletHarold Dietrick
bulletMerida Duerr Edwards
bulletLouis Hecker
bulletMildred Smyth
bulletEdward Reading
bulletAnna Asbury
bulletWharton Hurst
bulletDorothy Else
bulletBennett Strait, Teacher
bulletKathryn Biddle,
bulletNot in the photo Paul Stokes, William, Shull and Patrick Amice

Taverns Include

bulletGilbert Wheeler 1680
bulletCrewcorne 1686
bulletFalls Ferry 1697
bulletKirkbride or Bordentown 1754
bulletLovett, Tyburn 1765
bulletFalls Lower Ferry 1773
bullet Spread Eagle 1780
bulletFalls Upper Ferry 1781
bulletBlack Horse Tavern, 1796
bulletFallsington Inn 1798
bulletIvins Ferry 1801


bulletFalls Friends Cemetery
bullet Find a Grave Falls

Falls Township


William Smith


100 years ago in Bucks

News item as reported from Tullytown in the Newtown Enterprise of July 1912. The car barn was a railroad repair facility in the Penn Valley section of Falls.

Benjamin Schofield, 58 years old, a resident of Tullytown, had his left arm so badly crushed last Sunday morning at the car barn at Penn Valley that amputation was necessary. He was employed as a car repairer. A wheel of a car at the repair pit passed over his arm. The operation was performed at St. Francis Hospital, Trenton.






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