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Capt. John Holland, Jr. MP (1616 - 1710)

Major May have been buried on Fighting Cock Plantation (Chuckatuck, VA) about 1664 John Holland came to Nansemond County from New England. in 1663 he obtained acres 200 at Kinsale in 1682 ?He o...

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Peter Jennings (c.1630 - 1719)

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Capt. William Corker MP (c.1584 - 1675)

William Corker Birth: 1584 - Wiltshire, England Death: 1677 - Surry,, Virginia, USA Parents: John Corker, Dorothy Bishop Married: Susannah Blackmore; Lucy, widow of John White William Cor...

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Capt John Corker MP (c.1554 - c.1653)

John Corker born abt 1550-1560 in England and died after 1665 in James City or Surry County, Virginia. Married: Dorothy Bishop b abt 1609 in England. [2] Children of John Corker and Dorothy B...

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John Johannes Chew, I (c.1587 - 1668)

John Chew was an early settler at Jamestown, Virginia, the first English colony in North America, established in 1607. The Chews became at once identified with the growing colony, serving as sheriffs, ...

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Mordecai I Cooke (c.1623 - c.1661)

Mordecai Cooke came to America at Elizabeth City, probably from Whitefield County, Suffolk, England, in 1639. He settled in Goucester County Virginia in 1650 and where he lived on 1174 acres called "Mo...

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Maj Lewis I Fairfield Burwell MP (1621 - 1653)

Lewis Burwell immigrant, was son of Edward Burwell, of Bedfordshire, England, and Dorothy Bedell, his wife. He was born March 5, 1621, and died November 4, 1653. He settled in Virginia about 1640, an...

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Edward Houghton Burwell, II MP (1579 - 1626)

BY a deed dated July 28, 1648, found by W. G. Stanard among the records of York County, Va., Dorothy Wingate, relict of Roger Wingate, Treasurer of Virginia, conveyed to "her well-beloved son Lewis Bur...

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Sir Thomas Davis, Kt. MP (c.1550 - 1622)

Sir Thomas Davis arrived in America aboard the ship Margaret in 1619 and settled in Jamestown. Source: The Jamestowne Society - Register of qualifying seventeenth century ancestors

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Susannah Chiles (1632 - 1717)

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John Custis (III) of Wilsonia (1654 - 1714)

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John Custis, I (1592 - 1644)

John Custis and Joane Smithier Powell were first cousins.

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Sir George More (1553 - 1632)

Sir George More (1553-1632) was an English courtier and politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1584 and 1625. He was an investor of the Virginia Company. More was the s...

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William Byrd, "of Martin's Brandon", Surry MP (1622 - 1672)

Descendants of William Byrd -------------------- He was the Virginia representative of the London merchants, John Sadler and Thomas Quiney. The actual arrival date of William Byrd to Virgina ha...

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Pasco Curle (1628 - 1705)

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Capt. Hugh Bullock (1578 - 1650)

Sometimes called Sir BULLOCK, and sometimes Captain BULLOCK. Owner and captain of the merchant ship "Endeavor". Captain Hugh BULLOCK is a qualifying ancestor for the James Towne Society. ==== Mos...

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John Mottram, Col. (1590 - 1655)

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Nathaniel Powell (1648 - 1678)

I first located a contact which led me to this ancestor from Smoky Mountain Ancestral Quest Index Surname may be Step. Source: 'Kinfolk, Ownbey Family Lines of the Blue Ridge Mountains of North C...

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Col. James Bray (c.1610 - 1691)

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Dr. Robert Booth (immigrant) MP (c.1615 - 1657)

Additional Curator's Note: The parentage of Robert Booth of Virginia is unknown. Please do not add parents to this profile without documentation. Maria Edmonds-Zediker, curator, 2/5/11 From: The Fami...

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John L. Brewer, I (VA) MP (1565 - 1635)

1st generation: William Brewer was born 1520 and died 1618 (age 98). He married Deannes Baker. They had a son: Thomas 2nd generation: Thomas Brewer was born in 1540 in Somerset, England and die...

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Henry Applewhaite (c.1633 - 1703)

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Nicholas Wyatt of Anne Arundel (c.1620 - 1672)

There is no primary documentation for him as a son of Rev. Hawte Wyatt, or indeed before he arrives in Maryland in 1649 with his wife and "her" daughter in tow. He is not listed among the four childr...

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Col. William John Wilson MP (c.1646 - 1713)

Colonel and Commander-in-chief of militia. Military 1699. Elizabeth City Co. VA in Elizabeth City County Elizabeth City County was a county in southeastern Virginia from 1634 to 1952. Originally crea...

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Col James Felix Wilson (1644 - 1712)

Col James Wilson was Sheriff of Norfolk county, Colonel of Militia and a member of the House of Burgesses 1710-12. from: Wilson family moved from England to Scotland and then migrated from that count...

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Capt. William Powell MP (c.1577 - 1623)

William Powell was a member of the Virginia House of Burgesses in 1619. Shortly after the massacre in 1622, Sir George Yeardly, Captain William Powell, and Captain Richard Butler each took a company an...

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William "Immigrant" Presley, III MP (1608 - 1657)

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Peter Presley, Sr MP (c.1630 - 1693)

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Mary Pierce (c.1600 - 1622)

Mary Maycock was killed by Indians in the Jamestown massacre or 1622 when her baby, Sarah, was only 6 days old. The baby was the only surviving member of the family that day.

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Rev. Samuel Maycock (c.1594 - 1622)

Upon his arrival in the Virginia colony, Samuel MAYCOCK was made a member of the Council in the first Virginia General Assembly in 1619 by Sir George YEARDLEY and continued in office under Sir Franci...

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Sarah Pace, Jamestown Orphan MP (c.1621 - 1658)

Sarah Maycock "the Jamestown orphan" Birth: 1621 - Jamestown, James City, Virginia Death: 1655 - , Virginia, USA Parents: Samuel Maycock, Mary Pierce Husband: George Pace AKA: Maycox, Mayco...

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John Constable Lee MP (c.1645 - 1673)

John Constable Lee was born in 1642 in Virginia, the eldest son of Col. Richard Lee and wife Anne Constable. He was sent to England for his education and returned to Virginia about the time of his fath...

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Col. Richard Henry "the Scholar" Lee II, Esq. MP (1647 - 1714)

Col. Richard Henry Lee II, Esq. (1647-1715) was a Colonel, planter, member of the Upper House and the King's Council. He was known as "Richard the Scholar". Richard was the son of Col. Richard Lee I, E...

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Hon. Hancock Lee, of Ditchley MP (c.1652 - 1709)

Vital Statistics Born 1645 in Northumberland Co., Virginia. Possibly in Dividing Creek. Died 1714 in Isle Wight, Virginia. Married: 1) Mary Kendall (1651 - 1694); 2) Sarah Allerton (ca. 1669 - d....

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John Johnson II (c.1623 - 1681)

John Johnson, born about 1590, earned the title of 'Yeoman and Ancient Planter' by arriving in Virginia before 1616, remaining for at least three years, surviving the massacre of 22 March 1622, and r...

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John Johnson I (c.1590 - 1636)

Buried in Travis Cemetery, Jamestown, Virginia.--------------------The following was contributed by Gladys Johnson and Stacey Penman: Occupation: Yeoman (small farmer or freeholder) Property: Abt 1...

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Edmund Jennings, Gov. MP (1659 - 1727)

Edmund Jenings was a Virginian politician. He was President of the Council of Virginia and later became the acting governor from August 23, 1706, to June 10, 1708. His father Sir Edmund Jenings...

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Edward Hill, III MP (1635 - 1726)

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Edward Hill, IV MP (c.1680 - c.1696)

Presumably born after 1677, as he is not named in his grandmother's will.

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Edward Hill, Jr. MP (1637 - 1700)

Encyclopedia of Virginia Biography [Page 141] Hill, Edward, Jr., was the son of Edward Hill Sr., an account of whom appears above. He was probably born at "Shirley," Charles City county, on the banks...

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Richard Townshend MP (c.1606 - 1651)

Listed in the 1624 Jamestown census as a servant of Dr. John Pott, age 19, arrived in 1620 on the Abigaile.

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Joseph "Immigrant" Foster, Col. (c.1630 - 1660)

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Elizabeth Foster (c.1632 - 1682)

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Capt. William Bassett, II (1630 - 1671)

There is a lot of range in the sources of William Bassett's birth, anywhere from 1604 to 1650. I am choosing to go with the 1630 date. The most credible source is the Stella Picket Hardy book, and she ...

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Abraham Piersey (1585 - 1628)

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Frances Mathews MP (c.1598 - 1633)

Samuel Mathews married about 1628 in Virginia to Frances Grevill(e), (b. c 1596 and died 1633), as her third husband. She was the daughter of Giles Greville and Sarah Payne, and had been married, 1stly...

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Roger Wingate (c.1590 - c.1641)

Roger Wingate was a member of an old Bedfordshire family and the son of Roger Wingate, of Barnend, Bedfordshire. In the year 1637, he was living in London and two years later was appointed by the King ...

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Col. George Reade, Acting Gov. MP (1608 - 1674)

George Reade Birth: Oct. 25, 1608 Hampshire, England Death: Oct., 1674 Yorktown York County Virginia, USA Born in Linkenholt, England to Robert & Mildred (Windebank) Reade. He married Elizabe...

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Col. Augustine Warner II MP (1642 - 1681)

. Augustine Warner Jr. is the common ancestor of George Washington and Queen Elizabeth II.[2] Colonel Augustine Warner II succeeded his father and became political friends with Nathaniel Bacon, who...

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Augustine Warner, Sr. MP (c.1610 - 1674)

Augustine Warner I was born on November 28, 1610 in Norwich, England. He was one of the first Virginia Immigrants to sail to the New World under Captain Adam Thouroughgood in 1628. The Warner family ...

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Maj. Gen. Abraham Wood MP (c.1614 - 1683)

Abraham Wood (1614–1682), sometimes referred to as "General" or "Colonel" Wood, was an English fur trader (specifically the beaver and deerskin trades) and explorer of 17th century colonial Virg...

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Temperance Yeardley MP (c.1587 - 1628)

Temperance Flowerdew survived a hurricane at sea and ate rats for dinner, and she arrived in Jamestown in August 1609, just in time for the winter famine that followed. She lived through that harrowi...

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Nathaniel Bacon MP (c.1620 - 1692)

Nathaniel Bacon (bap. 1620–1692) Contributed by Peter V. Bergstrom and the Dictionary ofVirginia Biography Nathaniel Bacon, a member of the governor's Council, was often referred to as Natha...

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Col. Myles (Miles) Cary MP (1622 - 1667)

Our American Cary generational and historical study begins with the immigrant Miles CARY [AKA Hon Miles Cary, Miles Cary, Esq, Col. Miles Cary, and sometimes found as Myles Cary] of whom first record...

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George Calvert, Jr. MP (c.1613 - 1634)

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Alexander Baynham (c.1620 - 1659)

Alexander Baynham may have been a servant of his father-in-law's brother, Thomas Baldridge. from:

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Gabriel Archer (1573 - 1609)

Gabriel Archer was a gentleman and attorney of Warwick, England, sailed from Falmouth, England, 26 March 1602 with the expedition under the command of Bartholomew Gosnold and explored the coast of New ...

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Christopher Calthorpe (1605 - d.)

Came to Virginia from London in 1622 on the Furtherance.

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Jane Brereton MP (c.1636 - 1671)

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Col. William C. Claiborne MP (c.1600 - c.1677)

William Claiborne From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Secretary of State for the Virginia Colony In office 1626–1634 Parliamentary Commissioner and Secretary of the Virginia Colony In offi...

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Col. Thomas Brereton MP (c.1635 - 1683)

There is debate as whether Thomas Brereton was born in England or in Virginia. There is NO SOURCE documentation to support the location of his birth. Further research is needed! Thomas Brereton was c...

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Thomas Seawell (deceased)

Thomas Seawell came to Virginia with his brother Henry aboard the George in 1619.

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James Mason (1630 - d.)

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Henry Sewell, of Sewell's Point MP (c.1601 - 1644)

Henry Seawell came to Virginia with his brother in 1619 aboard the George. He served from 1629 to 1633 in the Jamestown House of Burgess and again, from Lower (Southern) Norfolk County (now Nansemond...

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Col. Lemuel Mason MP (1628 - 1702)

Lemuel Mason (son of Francis Mason and Alice Unknown) was born 1628, and died 1702 in Norfolk, VA. He married Alice Sewell on Abt. 1649, daughter of Henry Sewell and Alice Willoughby. Notes for Lemue...

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Francis Mason, Jr., MP (c.1584 - 1648)

Lt. Francis Mason (1st), Cavalier & Adventurer, and Ancient Planter of Jamestown, Virginia Company. Lt. Francis Mason (1), is the American Patriarch of this genealogy (Torrence & Allied Families) arriv...

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George "The Cavalier" Mason MP (c.1629 - 1686)

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Rev. John Waugh MP (c.1630 - c.1706)

Rev. John Waugh b 1630 d 1706. Rev. Waugh’s descendants by his first wife carry the strong tradition of Indian blood. He settled in Stafford County, Virginia, soon after it became a county in 16...

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John "The Ranger" Taliaferro MP (c.1656 - 1720)

John was called "The Ranger" from his service as Lieutenant of the York County Rangers about 1692 in conflicts with the natives. John's will was proved 21 Jun 1720, in Essex Co., VA. He named most of...

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Matthew Lydford, Rev. MP (1623 - 1692)

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Thomas Hamor (deceased)

On Friday, March 22, 1622, Ralph Hamor, his older brother Thomas, and six of their male servants were attacked by the Indians as the colonists were building Hamor's new house in Warrosquyoake Shire The...

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Ralph Haimor (1552 - d.)

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Thomas Gascoigne, Sr. (1601 - 1665)

Thomas (1) Gascoigne was born before 16 May 1601 at Aberford, Yorkshire, England. It was on this date that he was baptized as Thomas, son of Henry Gascoigne.2 He appeared on the census of 16 February...

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Col. Southey Littleton (1643 - 1680)

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Edward Douglas (c.1620 - 1657)

Burgess at Jamestown.

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Nathaniel Littleton (Col.) (1605 - 1654)

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Captain Thomas Warren, I MP (1624 - 1670)

Thomas Warren, Gentleman, is thought to have been born at Ripple Court, Kent, England and is thought to have been the same that died in Surry County, Virginia. He came to Virginia in 1640, served as a ...

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Mary Tucker MP (c.1635 - 1675)

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Anthony Barham (1595 - c.1641)

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Warham St. Ledger Horsmanden, Col. MP (1628 - 1691)

Member of the House of Burgesses for Charles City County.

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Sir Thomas Hinton, MP, of Earlscote MP (1574 - 1635)

Family and Education b. 1573/4, 1st s. of Anthony Hinton of Earlscott, Wanborough, Wilts. and Martha, da. of John Warneford of Sevenhampton, Wilts.1 educ. Queen’s, Oxf. 1591, aged 17.2 m. (1) 15...

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Richard James Foster MP (1619 - c.1681)

#1 taken from: [ ] #2 taken from: [ ] #1 "Richard Foster (b. 1619) immigrated to America. On August 10, 1635 he boarded the Safety in London and arrived soon thereafter in Virginia. He marrie...

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John Hammond MP (1600 - d.)

LEAH and RACHEL, 0R, the Two Fruitfull Sisters VIRGINIA, AND MARY-LAND: Their Present Condition, Impartially stated and related. Written by John Hammond First Hand Accounts of Virginia, 1575-1705 F...

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Ralph Ralph Hamor (1580 - 1626)

A TRUE DISCOURSE OF THE PRESENT ESTATE OF VIRGINIA by Ralph Hamor First Hand Accounts of Virginia, 1575-1705 From the Virtual Jamestown Project In 1609, Hamor and his father, both members of th...

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Elizabeth (Fuller) (1579 - 1633)

Her husband, Geoffrey/Jeffrey was a partner in the shipping company in England that brought many of our early pilgrims to this country. After his death, Elizabeth came to the colonies with her children...

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John Gater MP (1603 - 1665)

Examination of the original Lamberhurst parish register showed the following:2 1. John GATER had a daughter Elizabeth bap. Dec. 1632 [exact date not viewable on the microfilm 2. John GATER and wife M...

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Sarah Swann (1632 - 1687)

Sarah Drummond, the wife of William Drummond, who was Bacon's leading adviser. She lived just west of the church tower at Jamestown. When others doubted, she picked up from the ground a small stick and...

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William Drummond, Colonial Governor (c.1617 - 1677)

) William Drummond (born ca.1617, died 1677) was the first colonial governor of Albemarle Sound settlement in the Province of Carolina and a participant in Bacon's Rebellion. Early life and caree...

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Anne Graves (c.1620 - c.1683)

According to Melissa Thompson Alexander's page on Ann Graves Doughty: Ann married William Cotton (born 1620 in Bunbury, Cheshire, England) at Hungar's Parish in Northampton County, Virginia colon...

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Rev. William Cotton (1609 - 1640)

The Reverend William Cotton by William R. Gann William Cotton was born 18 March 1609/10 in Bunbury Parish, Cheshire, England. His parents were Jeffray and Joane Cotton. William had five known sibling...

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Col St Leger Codd (1635 - 1707)

TAYLOR STOUT Gamaliel Taylor was born in Ottumwa, Iowa on October 13, 1845. He was married November 26, 1874, to Laura Caroline Wright. Gamaliel Taylor was the son of Eber Taylor, born in New York St...

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William Custis (b. - 1725)

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Governor Sir Thomas Dale MP (c.1560 - 1619)

Thomas Dale Sir Thomas Dale (died 19 August 1619) was an English naval commander and deputy-governor of the Virginia Colony in 1611 and from 1614 to 1616. Governor Dale is best remembered for the ene...

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Sir Edmund Andros (c.1637 - 1714)

Sir Edmund Andros was an early colonial English governor in North America, most notably as the head of the Dominion of New England for most of its three-year existence. He also governed at various time...

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Col. Robert Thomas Bolling, MP (1645 - 1709)

Col. Robert Bolling was born December 26, 1646 at Tower Street, All Hallows, Barking Parish, London, England. He was the son of Edward Bolling and wife Marie Carie. Both of his parents died in 1648. Th...

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Sir Samuel Argall MP (1580 - 1626)

Samuel Argall went to the Colonies in 1609 as a trader. Brief Biography Samuel Argall was a longtime resident of Jamestown and the deputy governor of Virginia (1617–1619). He pioneered a f...

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Robert Abrell (1630 - d.)

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Willoughby Allerton MP (1664 - 1724)

Allerton Willoughby, son of Col. Isaac Allerton, of the council, and Elizabeth Willoughby, daughter of Capt. Thomas Willoughby, was a burgess for Westmoreland county in 1699, 1710, 1712 and 1712-1714; ...

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Isaac Allerton, Jr. MP (1627 - 1702)

Isaac Allerton,Jr. Birth: May 22 1627 - Plymouth, Plymouth Co, MA Death: Oct 25 1702 - Cople Parish, Westmoreland Co, VA Married: Elizabeth, Elizabeth widow Colclough Parents: Isaac Allerton,...

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Capt. Thomas Willoughby, Ancient Planter MP (1601 - 1657)

Sir Thomas Willoughby b. 1587 England d. bef Apr 1657. parents: Thomas Willoughby b: 1571 in Bore Place, Kent, England & Elizabeth Middleton b: 1575 in Kent, England The name of his wife is unp...

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