Henry Soane, 13th Speaker of the Virginia House of Burgesses

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Henry Soane, Jr.

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Birthplace: Brighton, Sussex, England
Death: Died in Hoggs Island, James City, Accomack, Virginia Colony
Immediate Family:

Son of Henry Soane, Sr. and Elizabeth Soane
Husband of Judith Fuller; Judith Fuller; Judith FULLER; Judith Soane and Judith FULLER
Father of Judith Field; Judith Randolph; Capt. Henry Soane III; William Soane; Elizabeth Duke and 2 others
Brother of Elizabeth Soane; George Soane; John Soane; Marie Soane; Mary Soane and 2 others

Occupation: immigrated to Virginia in 1651
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About Henry Soane, 13th Speaker of the Virginia House of Burgesses

Henry Soane (1622–1661) was a Virginia politician and landowner. He served in the House of Burgesses 1652–55, 1658, and 1660–61, and was its Speaker in 1661. Descendants of Henry Soane are eligible for membership in The Jamestown Society.

Henry Soane was the son of Henry Soane and Elizabeth Worger. He was born in 1622 in Brighton, Sussex, England and died in 1661 in James City County, Virginia. He married Judith Fuller in 1646 in Sussex, England. All but one of his children were born in England. Son William was born in Virginia.

He emigrated to Virginia before 1651, settling in James City County along the Chickahominy River. He received headrights for paying for the passage of six people to Virginia - Henry Soane Sr, Henry Soane Jr, Judith Soane Sr, Judith Soane Jr., John Soane and Elizabeth Soane. At one time, he owned patents on over 2200 acres of land along the James River.

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Henry Soane, 13th Speaker of the Virginia House of Burgesses's Timeline

1615
December 26, 1615
Litlington, Cambridgeshire, England, United Kingdom
1622
November 17, 1622
Brighton, Sussex, England
November 17, 1622
The City of Brighton and Hove, England, United Kingdom
1643
1643
Age 20
UK
1644
January 1, 1644
Age 21
Henrico, Henrico County, VA, USA
1647
1647
Age 24
Litlington, Sussex, , England
1651
1651
Age 28
Virginia
1652
1652
Age 29
Sussex, England
1660
March 20, 1660
Age 37
Hoggs Island, James City, Accomack, Virginia Colony