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Arthur Moseley, Sr.

Birthplace: Rollestone Hall, Norfolk, Virginia Colony
Death: Died in Norfolk County, Province of Virginia
Immediate Family:

Son of William greene Moseley, Sr. and Susannah Moseley
Husband of Mary Molly Corker; Sarah Moseley and Ann Hargrave
Father of William Moseley, Sr.; Edward Moseley of Lynnhaven; Arthur Moseley, II; Susana Susan Moseley; Mary Ann Moseley and 6 others
Brother of Henry Mosely; Captain William Moseley and Susanna Mosely
Half brother of Susanna Corker

Occupation: Plantation Owner
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About Arthur Moseley, Sr.

Son of William Moseley, an English merchant of Rotterdam, Holland, who came to Virginia in 1649 and received grants of land in Lower Norfolk county, was burgess in 1676, and one of the justices of his county. He died in 1705.

Encyclopedia of Virginia Biography, Volume I

IV--Burgesses and Other Prominent Persons

  .  Arthur Moseley I  b c 1636 prob  Rotterdam/Delft Holland arr 1649 m 2) bef 1678 Ann Hargrave d c 1702/3 Norfolk Co VA m 1) VA c 1663 ancestor Sarah Hancock dau of Simon Hancock and Sarah Cockroft Gaye 

Arthur Moseley I obtained 200 acres of land for himself 18 Mar 1662/3. He then inherited 540 acres from his father that he secured with a patent in 1670. Arthur was a Burgess from Lower Norfolk (1676 at the time of Bacon‘s Rebellion). He married bef 1678 prob Norfolk Co 2) Ann Hargrave, a daughter of Richard Hargrave.

 Arthur Moseley of Henrico Co (will of 1702/3 book 6 p 270).
 Arthur’s son ancestor  Arthur II (or Jr) was oldest of his 12 children 
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Arthur Moseley, Sr.'s Timeline

January 2, 1630
Norfolk, Virginia Colony
Age 29
of Lower, Norfolk, Virginia, USA
Age 31
of Lower, Norfolk, Virginia, USA
Age 33
Norfolk, , VA, USA
Age 34
Lynnhaven Parish, Lower Norfolk, VA, abt 1665-1668
Age 37
Virginia, United States
Age 42
Lynnhaven Parish, Lower Norfolk, VA, or 1663/4