John Stith, Jr. (c.1658 - c.1724) MP

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Birthplace: Swinyards, Charles City, Virginia
Death: Died in Charles City, Charles City County, Virginia
Occupation: public servant, militaman, planter
Managed by: Shelley Chrystal Mactyre
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About John Stith, Jr.

Capt. JOHN STITH (John) had patents, 29th April, 1692, for 470 1/2 acres in Charles City County made out to "Capt. John Stith, Jr. (Va. Land Patents, Book 8, p. 240) and (of same date) for 595 acres on the south side of Chickahominy River, in James City County (ib., p. 237), addressed to "John Stith, Jr. " 21st April, 1695, "Capt. John Stith" had a patent for 595 acres on the south side of Chickahominy River (ib., p. 110), probably a confirmation of the preceding patent issued 29th April, 1692. Capt. Stith was High Sheriff of Charles City County in 1691 (Palmer's Calendar, I., 27), and he was a Burgess for the county 1692-1693 (Col. Va. Register). The date of his death is uncertain. He was living in 1714 (W. & M. QUARTERLY. V., 178) and, according to the statement of the Rev. Hugh Jones, he died before 1724, when his widow was matron at William and Mary College.

Capt. John Stith married Mary, daughter of Col. William Randolph of Turkey Island, and Mary (Islam) his wife, and they had issue. (See Genealogical Charts.)

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Capt. John Stith, Jr.'s Timeline

1658
1658
Charles City, Virginia
1691
1691
- 1692
Age 33
Charles City County, Virginia
1692
1692
- present
Age 34
Virginia Militia
1692
- 1693
Age 34
Charles City County, Virginia
1698
1698
Age 40
Charles City, VA, USA
1707
1707
Age 49
Charles City, VA, USA
1712
1712
Age 54
1712
Age 54
Henrico, Virginia
1724
1724
Age 66
Charles City, Charles City County, Virginia
1727
1727
Age 66
Charles City, VA, USA