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Samuel Woolard

Also Known As: "Wool lard", "Willard"
Birthplace: England
Death: Died in Northumberland, Virginia
Immediate Family:

Husband of wife of Samuel Woollard
Father of Ann Woolard; George Woollard and John Woollard, Sr.

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About Samuel Woolard

Emigrated from England to Virginia in 1650 with children? Ann and George Woollard


  • Woolard, Samuel 1650 was sponsored by Jervace Dodson of Northumberland as were Ann and George Woolard:
  • Woolard Ann 1650 Jervace Dodson Northumberland
  • Woolard George 1650 Jervace Dodson Northumberland


  1. Early Virginia Immigrants; 1623–1666. "Woolard, Sam., 1650, by Jervace Dodson, Gent., Northumberland Co. Woolard, Ann., 1650, by Jervace Dodson, Gent., Northumberland Co. Woolard, Geo., 1650, by Jervace (of many spellings, Gervas,Gervise, Grevace) Dodson, Gent., Northumberland Co." Early Virginia immigrants and their sponsors
  2. The Woollards, Woolards, Wollards, and their Descendants in America from 1650, by Janes K. Wollard.  Third edition, revised and enlarged, © 2009 by Janes K. Wollard and Sylvester L. Willard. The compilation mostly concerns descendants (in male and female lines, through as many as thirteen generations) of (1) Samuel Woollard, who settled in Virginia (Northern Neck) about 1650, accompanied by Mary and George Woollard a and (2) Captain William Woolard/Woolwarde, who arrived in Southeastern Virginia (via Isle of Wight County) about 1670. Before 1860, descendants of Samuel  lived mostly in Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, Indiana, Missouri, and Illinois; descendats of Captain William resided mostly in North Carolina, Tennessee, Missouri, Arkansas, and Texas.
  • Ancestral file L6HW-DMY
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Samuel Woolard's Timeline

Age 22
England, United Kingdom
Age 24
England, United Kingdom
- 1650
Age 27

Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s, about Samll Wollard
Name: Samll Wollard
Year: 1650
Place: Virginia
Source Publication Code: 6220
Primary Immigrant: Wollard, Samll

Annotation: Record of 20,000 very early immigrants, with much relevant information. Taken from Patent Books 1 through 5. Title page states, "In 5 volumes," but up to 1979 only three had appeared. See nos. 6221 and 6223 for second and third volumes, published in 1977

Source Bibliography: NUGENT, NELL MARION. Cavaliers and Pioneers: Abstracts of Virginia Land Patents and Grants, 1623-1666. Vol. 1. Richmond [VA]: Dietz Printing Co., 1934. 767p. Reprinted by Genealogical Publishing Co., Baltimore, 1983. Page: 206

Age 29
N. Farnham Parish, Richmond Co. Virginia

Conflict: John Woollard Sr.: Birth 1620 in Old Country, Herefordshire, England. Death 02 Aug 1699 in North Farnham Parrish,Va. Source:

Northumberland, Virginia