Richard Hargrave, Sr. (1616 - c.1686)

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Birthplace: Wakefield, Yorkshire, , England
Death: Died in Lower, Norfolk, Virginia, USA
Occupation: The Hargrove Study: Richard Hargrave associated himself with~~Mr. Henry Sewell, Esquire, a wealthy merchant who bought~~Richard's four year indenture agreement. He stayed with Mr.~~Sewell for 10 years.
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About Richard Hargrave, Sr.

Birth:1614, Wakefield, Yorkshire, England

Death:1687, Lower Norfolk County, VA

Religion:Puritan

Occupation: Lawyer

At age 20, may have been a passenger listed on the ship “Bonaventure”, sailing from Long to Virginia on January 2, 1634. Arrived 1634 as indentured servant.

Henry Sewell, Esq, bought Richard’s 4-year indenture agreement. Richard worked as a farm worker/overseer for 10 years.

Will dated 11-21-1686 names sons Richard Jr. and Benjamin, and daughter Margaret Roberts.,

Spouse:Sarah Hancock

Source: ‘The Hargrove Study’ by Dorothy Beebe & Johnny L. Hargrove

Marriage:1643 -------------------- Links http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=moseley1&id=I939

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Richard Hargrave, Sr.'s Timeline

1616
July 24, 1616
Wakefield, Yorkshire, , England
1635
1635
Age 18
1643
1643
Age 26
Norfolk, Virginia, United States
1644
1644
Age 27
Lower Norfolk, Virginia, USA
1645
1645
Age 28
Norfolk, Virginia, USA
1648
1648
Age 31
Norfolk, Virginia, USA
1650
1650
Age 33
Lower, Norfolk, Virginia, USA
1653
1653
Age 36
1686
November 21, 1686
Age 70
Norfolk County, Virginia
November 21, 1686
Age 70
Lower, Norfolk, Virginia, USA