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William Whitby

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Birthplace: Hull, Yorkshire, England
Death: Died in Virginia, Colonial America
Immediate Family:

Husband of Katharine Whitby
Father of Mary Beverley; Mary Beverley; William Whitby; Elizabeth Whitby and Elizabeth Mitton

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About William Whitby

William Whitby (died March–October 1655)

lived in Warwick county, which he represented in the house of burgesses in 1641, 1652, 1653, 1654; presiding as speaker in 1653. He received two considerable tracts of land, one in Warwick, where he lived, and the other on Potomac creek. He married Ruth Gorsuch, daughter of Rev. John Gorsuch, and Anne Lovelace, sister of Colonel Francis Lovelace, and had a son William, who lived in Middlesex county, Virginia, and died about 1676 issueless.

Source: Encyclopedia of Virginia Biography, Volume I IV--Burgesses and Other Prominent Persons




            
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William Whitby's Timeline

1626
1626
Hull, Yorkshire, England
1637
March 1, 1637
Age 11
Hull, Yorkshire, England
1648
1648
Age 22
Middlesex County, Virginia, Colonial America
1654
1654
Age 28
Virginia, Colonial America
1654
Age 28
1655
October 9, 1655
Age 29
Virginia, Colonial America
1655
Age 29
Virginia, Colonial America