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About Richard Washington

   DARDEN FAMILY HISTORY Newton Jasper Darden 1957
   p 104 Richard Washington was a man of some prominence in Surry County, Virginia. He secured several land grants totaling thousands of acres and the records show numerous transactions. his wife was a niece of Col. George Jordan who became the Attorney General of Colonial Virginia. ...His residence was about 3 miles below modern Claremont and about 9 miles above Jamestown.
   The will of Richard Washington is dated November 9, 1724, and was probated by order of the court May 17, 1725. This shows that he died between these dates. (Wills and Deeds 1715-1830, Part 2, 583, Surry Co.)
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   Author: Ronald Baril
   Publication: rootsweb.com, 1 Aug 2004

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-------------------- Richard Washington lived and died in Surry County, Virginia. In 1681, he married Elisabeth Jordan (1663-1735), daughter of Arthur Jordan and Elizabeth Bavin. They had seven sons: George, Richard, Joh, William, Thomas, James and Arthur, and five daughters:Elizabeth, who married Sampson Lanier, and Friscilla who married Robert Lanier (Descendents of the Poet, Sidney Lanier), Ann who married John Stevens, Faith who married Josiah Barker, and Mary who married Robert Hart. Richard Washington's will, dated November 9, 1724, probated May 19, 1725, is on file in the office of the Clerk of Circuit Court at Surry, Surry County, Virginia. -------------------- Richard Washington lived and died in Surry County, Virginia. In 1681, he married Elisabeth Jordan (1663-1735), daughter of Arthur Jordan and Elizabeth Bavin. They had seven sons: George, Richard, Joh, William, Thomas, James and Arthur, and five daughters:Elizabeth, who married Sampson Lanier, and Friscilla who married Robert Lanier (Descendents of the Poet, Sidney Lanier), Ann who married John Stevens, Faith who married Josiah Barker, and Mary who married Robert Hart. Richard Washington's will, dated November 9, 1724, probated May 19, 1725, is on file in the office of the Clerk of Circuit Court at Surry, Surry County, Virginia.

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Richard Washington's Timeline

1660
September 5, 1660
Surry, Virginia
1682
1682
Age 21
Surrey Co, VA
1685
1685
Age 24
Surry, Surry County, Virginia, United States
1686
1686
Age 25
Surry, Prince George County, Virginia, United States
1687
1687
Age 26
1689
1689
Age 28
Southwark, Surry County, Virginia, United States
1691
1691
Age 30
Surry, Surry County, Virginia, United States
1693
1693
Age 32
Surry, Surry County, Virginia, United States
1693
Age 32
Surry, Surry County, Virginia, United States
1695
1695
Age 34