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John Gatewood, I

Also Known As: "Jake"
Birthdate: (71)
Birthplace: South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia
Death: November 14, 1706 (71)
Essex, Rappahannock County, Virginia
Place of Burial: Essex, Hoskins Creek, South Farnham Parish, Rappahannock, Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Christopher Gatewood, I; Christopher Gatewood; Anne Gatewood and Ann Gatewood
Husband of Annie Gatewood; Amy Gatewood and Amy Gatewood
Father of Henry Gatewood; Amy Burnett; Henry Gatewood; Richard Gatewood, Sr.; John Gatewood, II and 6 others
Brother of Joseph Gatewood and Christopher Gatewood, II

Occupation: "the Immigrant"
Managed by: Ryan Kent Seamons
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About John Gatewood, I

Occupation: John (or his ancestor) first appears in the records on 13 Jan 1663 as a witness to a deed of gift, Franham Parish, Rappahannock Co., VA., made by Thomas and Jane Button to Charles Goodrich. 13 JAN 1663 Farnham Parish,Rappahannock County,Virginia

transported by John Catlett Move 2 JUN 1666 Virginia

Mr. Thomas Buttons brought 73 immgrants to settle on 3650 acres of land on the South Side of the Rappahannock River about five miles back into the woods Move 1 JUL 1666 Rappahannock County,Virginia

from John Grigory (Gregory) Real estate purchase 9 DEC 1676 South Farnham Parish,Essex,Rappahannock County,Virginia

juror 1681 Farnham Parish,Rappahannock County,Virginia

juror 7 Apr-Aug 1685 Farnham Parish,Rappahannock County,Virginia

Move 1687 Caroline County,Virginia

on 400 acres Real Estate Tax 1704 Caroline County,Virginia

Probate:10 JAN 1707 Farnham Parish,Rappahannock County,Virginia

Will: To eldest son John Gatewood: 100 acres I bought from Edwin Thacker. 14 NOV 1706 South Farnham Parish,Essex County, Virginia

See: Gatewood Family of Essex County, Virginia by: Richard S. Uhrbrock, Ph.D., Palo Alto, California 94301.

Descendants: ------------------------------------ Birth: Jul. 23, 1648, England Death: Nov. 14, 1706 Essex County Virginia, USA

John married about 1680 in South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia to Amie Magrah [AMY McGRAW]. They lived on Hoskins Creek, where John died and was buried over three hundred years ago.

[Note: Graves usually disappeared after the remaining families left Virginia. The vacant land was then used for cattle grazing and many graves were removed to the neighboring graveyards or cemeteries.

Family links:

 Amy Gatewood Burnett (1680 - 1749)*
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Note: Gravestone not found

Burial: Rappahannock Christian Church Cemetery Dunnsville Essex County Virginia, USA

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Created by: June Bork Record added: May 09, 2013 Find A Grave Memorial# 110281588

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John Gatewood, I's Timeline

Essex County, Virginia
Age 17
Great Shelford, Cambridgeshire, England, United Kingdom
Age 36
Essex County, Virginia Colony
Age 46
Essex County, VA, USA
Age 46
Rappahannock, Essex, VA, USA
Age 50
Old Rappahannock, Virginia, United States
Age 50
South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia Colony
Age 52
Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Colony
Age 55