Captain William Moseley

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William Moseley, II

Birthdate:
Birthplace: England or Holland
Death: Died in Old Rappahannock County, Virginia
Place of Burial: Lynnhaven area, Virginia Beach, VA, probably
Immediate Family:

Son of William Moseley, Sr. and Susannah Moseley
Husband of Martha Moseley and Mary Lawson
Father of Benjamin Moseley; Edward Major Moseley; Robert Moseley; Elizabeth Moseley; William Moseley and 13 others
Brother of Henry Mosely; Arthur Moseley, Sr. and Susanna Mosely
Half brother of Susanna Corker

Occupation: Farmer
Managed by: Carlena Ann Seeba
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About Captain William Moseley

His family emigrated to Rotterdam, Netherlands, where his father was a merchant. He is reported to have been born in England before the emigration, as well as having been born in Rotterdam.

He was Commissioner for Norfolk County, 1660 to after 1663, when the titles of members of the County Court were changed from "Commissioners' to "Justices."

His brother was Arthur Moseley, son of William Moseley, an English merchant of Rotterdam, Holland, who came to Virginia in 1649 and received grants of land in Lower Norfolk county, was burgess in 1676, and one of the justices of his county. He died in 1705.

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Captain William Moseley's Timeline

1634
1634
England or Holland
1650
1650
Age 16
Old Rappahannock, VA
1653
1653
Age 19
Old Rappahannock, VA
1654
1654
Age 20
Lower Norfolk, Virginia
1659
January 21, 1659
Age 25
Old Rappahannock, Virginia
1660
1660
Age 26
Old Rappahannock County, Virginia
1660
Age 26
1660
Age 26
1661
1661
Age 27
1662
1662
Age 28
Old Rappahannock County, Virginia