Elizabeth Sarah Ferris

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Elizabeth Sarah Woodson (Ferris)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Curles, Henrico, Virginia Colony
Death: Died in Henrico, Virginia Colony
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Richard James Ferris; RIchard Ferris; Sarah HAMBLETON and Sarah Ferris
Wife of Col Robert "Tater Hole" Woodson
Mother of John Woodson, Jr; John Woodson, Jr.; Richard Ferris Woodson, Sr.; Robert Woodson, Jr.; Joseph Richard Woodson and 7 others
Sister of Richard Ferris and Elizabeth Wilson
Half sister of William Ferrar; Benjamin Ferris; Judith Ferris; Joseph Ferris; John Ferris and 1 other

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About Elizabeth Sarah Ferris

http://www.juch.org/woodson/pafg02.asp#12965

-------------------- Robert was born in 1634 at Fleur de Hundred. About 1656, he married Elizabeth (or Sarah) Ferris, daughter of Richard Ferris of Curles. The Ferrises were descended from an ancient Norman family, Ferriers, master of horse to the Duke of Normandy". (Ref. also from Americans of Gentle Birth, Vol. 1. p. Henri de Ferriers of Gascony, according to AMERICAN ANCESTORY: "the Ferris family was originally from Leicestershire, England, (and was) descended from Henri de Ferriers, son of Gwalchelme de 358)

Robert Woodson - Timeline

  • Born 1634, according to his own deposition, at Fleur de Hundred
  • Included on list of tithables at 'Curles' in 1679
  • Married Elizabeth Ferris, daughter of Richard Ferris, possibly in 1656 according to Morton's Woodsons
  • Received a land grant 21 October 1687 along with Mr. Richard Ferris, Mr. Giles Carter, William Ferris and Roger Comins for 1785 acres at White Oak Swamp.
  • In 1707 made a deed to his grandsons, William and Joseph Lewis according to William & Mary Quarterly, V IX p255.
  • Died after 1707 probably in Henrico Co., VA

Children:


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  • John Woodson b. 1715 m. Judith Tarleton
  • Robert Woodson, Jr. b. 1660 Curles, Henrico Co., VA d. 1729 Henrico Co., VA m. 1) Sarah Lewis (3)
  • Richard Woodson m. Ann Smith
  • Benjamin Woodson (1677-1723 Henrico Co., VA) m. Sarah Porter (b. 1671)
  • Joseph Woodson m. Jane Woodson (his cousin and daughter of John and Mary Tucker Woodson)
  • Elizabeth Woodson m. William Lewis
  • Mary Woodson m. George Payne
  • Judith Woodson m. William Cannon

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Children:

John Woodson b: 1658 in Curles, Henrico, Virginia Joseph Richard Woodson b: 1664 in Curles, Henrico, Virginia Sarah Woodson b: 1665 in Curles, Henrico, Virginia Benjamin Woodson b: 21 AUG 1666 in Curles, Henrico, Virginia Judith Woodson b: 1667 in Curles, Henrico, Virginia Mary Woodson b: 1678 in Curles, Henrico, Virginia

Source: http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=3196-1373&id=I16998

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Elizabeth Sarah Ferris's Timeline

1634
May 8, 1634
Henrico, Virginia Colony
1656
1656
Age 21
Henrico, Virginia, USA
1658
1658
Age 23
Henrico, Virginia
1662
1662
Age 27
Curles, Henrico, Virginia
1662
Age 27
Virginia
1664
1664
Age 29
Curles, Henrico, Virginia, United States
1665
1665
Age 30
Henrico County, VA
1666
August 21, 1666
Age 32
Curles, Henrico, Virginia
1668
1668
Age 33
Henrico, VA
1669
1669
Age 34
Of, Henrico, Virginia, USA