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Capt. Anthony Savage

Birthplace: Broadway, Worcestershire, England
Death: June 5, 1695
Savages Neck, Gloucester County, Virginia
Immediate Family:

Son of Ralph Savage and Anthony Savage's mother
Husband of Sarah Savage
Father of Dorothy Strother and Alice Thornton

Occupation: Captain
Managed by: Donald Allen Tinlsey
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About Capt. Anthony Savage

Anthony Savage

  • christened 20 Jun 1623 - Broadway, Worcestershire, England
  • Parents: Ralph Savage
  • Wife: Sarah Constable
  • Children: 1.Dorothy (Savage) Strother 2. Alice (Savage) Thornton
  • Death: June 5 1695 - Gloucester, Virginia


  1. Sarah CONSTABLE on 6 Oct 1643 in St. Martin in the Fields, Westminster, Middlesex, England


'Captain' Anthony Savage (d 1695) came from a lineage centered at Elmley Castle in Gloucester County, England .He was first recorded in Virginia living in Gloucester County in 1660 where he was a Commissioner and Sheriff. In 1670, he bought land on the north side of the Rappahannock River. The Savage family traces back to Savages who came to England from Normandy with the army of William the Conqueror in 1066 and settled in Derbyshire.

1695: Anthony died in Gloucester Co, Va; will pr 6/5 at Richmond Co Court (Wm Underwood & Francis Thornton were Justices) by son-in-law Francis Thornton whose wife was Alice Savage; last Will & Testament of Mr Anthony Savage being presented to this Court by his Executor Mr Francis Thornton for Proof the said Will was Proved by the Oaths of Thomas Parker & Probate thereof granted to the said Executor (Richmond Order Bk 2 p55)


  1. Roberts, Gary Boyd, The Royal Descents of 600 Immigrants to the American Colonies or the United States (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2004.), p. 314, Family History Library, 273 D2rrd.
  2. Crozier, William Armstrong, The Buckners of Virginia (New York: The Genealogical Association, 1907.), pp. 221, 281, Los Angeles Public Library, 929.2 B925.
  3. Ligon, William D., The Ligon Family and Connections (New York: 1947.), pp. 40-41, Los Angeles Public Library, 929.2 L726.
  4. Richardson, Douglas, Plantagenet Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2004.), p. 641, Family History Library, 942 D5rd.
  5. Church of England, Bishop's Transcripts for Broadway, 1608-1873 (FHL BRITISH Film #246,644 Item 3.), Family History Library.


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Capt. Anthony Savage's Timeline

June 19, 1623
Broadway, Worcestershire, England
June 20, 1623
Broadway, Worcestershire, England
Age 22
November 1651
Age 28
Gloucester County, Virginia
June 5, 1695
Age 71
Savages Neck, Gloucester County, Virginia
April 26, 1910
Age 71
February 2, 1917
Age 71
May 19, 1943
Age 71