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William Bybee (Bibby)

Also Known As: "Bybee", "Bibbie"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Coppull Parish, Standish, Lancashire, England
Death: Died in Jamestown , Virginia
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Bybee and Elizabeth Bybee
Husband of Mary Bibby
Father of Edmond Bibby, I; Thomas Bybee and Elizabeth Freshwater
Brother of Phillip Bybee; Joane Bybee; Mary Bybee; Thomas Bybee; Andrew Bybee and 1 other

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Immediate Family

About William Bybee

Probably a younger or even youngest son, with few or no expectations in England.

In "Muster rolls of Settlers in Virginia" was listed: William Bibbie age 22, in the SWAN, 1620. William landed at Accawmacke Plantation on the "Eastern Shore" in VA seven months before the Pilgrims landed at Plymouth rock. Additionally, in "Family and Local Histories," William Bibby is listed as living in Elizabeth Cittie, in 1624. He is also listed in "The Living and the Dead in Virginia." February, 1623, as residing "at the Eastern Shore."

from: http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/s/p/a/Beverly-Spatz/BOOK-0001/0009-0004.html

William died before September 25, 1637, and his wife died in November of the same year. The two orphaned children, Edmund and Elizabeth, were taken into the care of Captain William Roper and George Travellor, respectively - but with very different results.

Detailed and sometimes gruesome account of William Bibby/Bybee/Bibbie and his orphaned children here: http://nabbhistory.salisbury.edu/settlers/profiles/bibby.html

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William Bybee's Timeline

1598
November 17, 1598
Standish, Lancashire, England
1620
1620
Age 21
Eng
1630
1630
Age 31
Virginia
1632
1632
Age 33
Virginia
1636
1636
Age 37
Virginia, United States
1637
September 28, 1637
Age 38
Jamestown , Virginia
1964
March 19, 1964
Age 38
March 19, 1964
Age 38
October 20, 1964
Age 38
October 20, 1964
Age 38