Mary Jackson (Bennett)

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Elizabeth Jackson / Barham (Pierce)

Birthplace: Mulberry Island, Isle of Wight Co., VA
Death: Died in Mulberry Island, Isle of Wight Co., VA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Thomas Bennett and Alice Pierce Bennett
Wife of Anthony Barham and Richard Jackson
Mother of Elizabeth Barham; Sarah Smith; Mary Jackson and Mary Hardy
Sister of Alice Johnson; Richard Bennett, Sr., not the Governor and Richard Bennett
Half sister of Richard , Sr. Bennett; Phillip Bennett; Johane Bennett; Elizabeth Bennett; Robert Bennett and 1 other

Managed by: Marsha Gail Veazey
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About Mary Jackson (Bennett)

•Immigration: aboard the "William and Thomas" 1618 Jamestown, James, Virginia Colony

Sources: 1.Author: John Bennett Boddie Title: Southside Virginia Families - Vol 1 Publication: Name: John Bennett Boddie; Location: Redwood City, California; Date: 1955; Repository: Name:

Note: pgs 48-64City, California: John Bennett Boddie, 1955).

Was thought to have been killed in the 1622 Massacre, but was later found to have been held captive by the Nansemond(?) Indians, and ransomed.

Married first Anthony Barham (daughter Elizabeth), then Richard Jackson (daughters Mary and Sarah).


General Court held November 1, 1624, Jamestown, George Fadom reported that "about the 4th of July last past", he had written a will for John Philimore(Filmer), who "signed and sealed it". But when Phillimore died the will could not be found. Fadom testified that "said Phillimore did give all of his estate to Elizabeth (Pierse) to whom he was assured and meant to have marriage". One Sully, to whom Fadom had read the will, also said that Phillimore had bequeathed to said Elizabeth all of his "goods, lands and Chattells". Others also gave testimony. Whereupon the court ordered that the guardianship and administration of the lands and goods of John Phillimore be granted to "any friende whome the said Elizabeth Peerce shal choose to her use." Elizabeth "made choyce of Thomas Bennett, her father in law(stepfather).

  • Source: VA Minutes of the Court, 27
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Mary Jackson (Bennett)'s Timeline

Mulberry Island, Isle of Wight Co., VA
Age 17
Isle, , Virginia, USA
Age 19
Isle Of Wight, Virginia
Age 77
Mulberry Island, Isle of Wight Co., VA
Age 77