Harvey, Wm  was born 9-5-1678 in the parish of Lyd (?) in Worcestershire, England, whence he came to PA in 1712, bringing a certificate from the Friends of Worcester, which was received by Philadelphia MM 7-26-1712.  He married 6-12-1714, Judith Osborn, widow of Peter Osborn, who had come over in the same vessel.  She was born in Bilson, in Staffordshire, 1683.  He was by occupation a maltster, and in 1714 purchased 300 acres of land on Brandywine, in Kennet (now Pennsbury), Chester Co, upon which they settled in the following year.  Wm died 6-20-1754, and his wife 5-1-1750.     They had children: