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Lieutnant Governor James Bishop MP (1625 - 1691)

"Lt. Gov. of CT Colony"

1625, England Death: Jan. 24, 1691 New Haven New Haven County Connecticut, USA The BISHOP progenitor. James Bishop came over from England with brothers Henry and Nathaniel ca 1646. He married first ...

7/8/2007 9/22/2016

John Smith, I (c.1595 - 1663)

"John Smith the Mason", "John Smith of Warwick"

John SMITH alias BLAND, b. ca. 1590, of Watertown, Mass., d. after 2 November 1663, Martha’s Vineyard, Mass., m. before 1615, Isabel DRAKE, b. ca. 1589, buried Watertown, Mass. 12 October 1639, ...

10/6/2013 5/5/2016

Israel Arnold MP (1649 - 1718)

Find A Grave Memorial# 50712452

10/25/2007 8/6/2015

Stephen Arnold MP (1622 - 1699)

Stephen Arnold Find A Grave Memorial# 24291426 Stephen Arnold was baptised in Ilchester, England in Somerset. Bob and Claudia visited here in 2002 on their trip to England and stayed at the Northov...

1/21/2007 8/4/2015

Mary Sergeant MP (1655 - 1706)

"Hull Phips"

Dame Mary Sergeant was a daughter of Roger Spencer. She married first, John Hull of Boston, not the mint-master; 2nd, Sir William Phips, the first governor of Massachusetts; 3rd and lastly, Peter Serge...

12/5/2010 1/13/2015

Hon. John Robinson (1683 - 1749)

John was born at Hewick. He lived there with his wife Catherine Beverly where seven children were born of his union. This son John inherited all of his uncles Bishop John Robinson's Estate in England. ...

3/29/2010 11/12/2014

Josias Winslow MP (1605 - 1674)

"Josiah"

NOT Josiah Winslow, Governor of Plymouth Colony. _______________ Links ) ____________________ Josiah Winslow: Robert Paine's ancestor.... (1606-1674) son of Edward Winslow (1560-16...

4/29/2007 5/5/2014

Dep. Gov. Richard Ely MP (c.1610 - 1684)

"Honorable Richard Ely", "Dep. Gov. of the Colony of Conn."

Notes   The Honorable Richard Ely, Dep. Gov. of the Colony of Conn., married first Joane Phipps in about 1646 in England, and second he married Elizabeth Fenwick, widow of Capt. John Cullick,...

8/7/2007 1/18/2014

Henry Darnall, Sr. MP (1645 - 1711)

"Colonel Henry"

May be Philip Henry Darnall. * Colonel Henry Darnall (1645–1711), was a wealthy Maryland Roman Catholic planter, the Proprietary Agent of Charles Calvert, 3rd Baron Baltimore (1605–1675...

7/4/2008 1/18/2014

William Digges began his career in Virginia, where he was appointed to a number of colonial offices. He became Justice of the Peace in 1671. He was captain of horse in 1674 and was appointed Sheriff of...

11/12/2007 1/16/2014

Gov. Roger Conant MP (1592 - 1679)

"Founder of Salem"

Roger Conant (c. 1592 – 1679), son of Richard and Agnes (Clarke) Conant, Sailed 1623 on ship "Ann" from to the Plymouth Colony from London early in 1623/24, (SIC: may have been "The Charity") wi...

10/4/2007 12/16/2013

William Braithwaite was a member of the First Assembly of Md in 1637; Commander of the Isle of Kent, in 1633 which was the earliest seat of the Proprietary Government of Maryland. He was acting Governo...

9/18/2007 11/30/2013

Cecilius Calvert, 2nd Baron Baltimore MP (1606 - 1675)

"Cecil Calvert", "Lord Baltimore / Cæcilius"

Cecil Calvert , 2nd Baron Baltimore was baptised on 2 March 1605/6 at Bexley, Kent, England. [2] He died circa December 1675. [3] He was buried on 7 December 1675 at St. Gile's-in-the-Fields Church, Lo...

6/3/2007 11/12/2013

Alexander Lillington (c.1643 - 1697)

Seventeenth Century Colonial Ancestors of members of the National Society Colonial Dames XVII Century 1915-1975 compiled by Mary Louise Marshall Hutton, notes birth/death years NC, spouse noted as Eliz...

10/29/2009 10/17/2013

Nathan Gold (December 8, 1663 – October 3, 1723), was an American colonial leader and deputy governor of the Colony of Connecticut from 1708 until his death in 1723.[1] Gold was the only son o...

6/18/2008 6/1/2013

Gov. William Harwood (1599 - c.1644)

"Capt. William Harwood"

Governor of the Martin's Hundred settlement. The THURLBY-JAMESTOWN line of immigrant GOV. WILLIAM HARWOOD (c. 1598 -- aft. 1628), who sailed from England in August 1620 on the Francis Bonaventure to ...

10/16/2011 5/17/2013

Capt William Pierce MP (1580 - 1656)

There were seven Pierce (Peirce) families who came to the American Colonies. Some settled in New England, some in Virginia, and some made their way to Texas. Capt. Peirce came to Virginia in 1609 on th...

7/11/2008 5/8/2013

Deputy Governor Matthew Gilbert MP (c.1599 - c.1680)

He was one of the founders of New Haven, Connecticut. Husband of Jane(Baker) GILBERT. Arrived in Boston 26 Jan 1637 then migrated to New Haven Colony 1638. Was Deputy Governor from 1661-1663. Has a S...

2/24/2008 5/6/2013

Francis Moryson (bef. 1628–1680/81) [SIC: see notes for dates] was an English soldier and Virginia colonial official. He was a Royalist in the English Civil War. from Encyclopedia of Virgini...

10/8/2008 4/20/2013

John Nelson MP (1654 - 1734)

from John Nelson (1654–1734) was an English colonial merchant, trader, and statesman, active in New England. Land deals During 1690, John Nelson bought all of the property from the tenan...

5/11/2007 4/5/2013

Governor Robert Daniell (1646 - 1718)

----------------------------------------------------------------------------- The Daniells (originally D'Anvers or Danyers) are of English descent. Their genealogy is directly traceable to the Knights ...

6/29/2008 3/31/2013

From EARLY SOUTHERN FULLERS by Theodore Albert Fuller... "Capt. William Fuller, ranking officer in Oliver Cromwell's roundhead army and subsequent Governor of Maryland, was one of five Puritans on co...

10/28/2008 3/11/2013

Joseph Whipple (1725 - d.)

Served as deputy governor of Rhode Island 1749-1754.

4/30/2009 3/10/2013

Joseph Whipple (1687 - 1750)

Served as deputy governor of Rhode Island 1743-1746.

12/30/2007 3/10/2013

Edward Nott, Governor MP (1657 - 1706)

Edward Nott, lieutenant-governor of Virginia under the Earl of Orkney, from August 18, 1705, to August 23, 1706, was born in England in 1657. He served very gallantly in the West Indies as major and co...

2/26/2013 2/27/2013

John I. Mason, l MP (c.1586 - c.1635)

name: John Mason born c. 1586 Kings Linn, Norfolkshire, England, d. c.1635 England title: captain occupation: sailor colonizer appointed second Proprietary Governor of Newfoundland's Cuper'...

6/10/2008 2/16/2013

George Mercer (1733 - 1784)

) Eldest son of John Mercer, of "Marlborough," was born June 23, 1733, was educated at William and Mary College; was lieutenant and captain in Washington's First Virginia Regiment in the French and I...

6/1/2009 2/7/2013

Governor Thomas Mayhew MP (1593 - 1682)

"The Mayhew Family Of Martha's Vineyard" Charles Banks vol. III pp. 298 - 3: 12. THOMAS MAYHEW (Matthew4), bapt. 1 Apr. 1593 at Tisbury, Eng., is the Governor, first of the name in this country, whos...

5/1/2007 1/19/2013

Gov. Andrew Bowne (1638 - c.1707)

William and his sons John, James, and Andrew emigrated to Middletown, Monmouth Co, New Jersey in 1664. In 1691, Capt. Andrew Bowne, son of William, sold a "fifteen acre lot, No. 11 in town of Gravese...

1/1/2009 11/27/2012

Samuel Cranston (1659–1727) was a governor of the Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations during the first quarter of the 18th century. He held office from 1698 to 1727, being elected ...

11/9/2007 11/19/2012

Edward Hopkins MP (c.1600 - 1657)

Governor of the Connecticut Colony. See An Original Proprietor of Hartford, Connecticut Governor Edward Hopkins (1600-1657) was born at Shrewsbury, Co. Salop, in England, in 1600; son of Edward, ...

10/2/2008 11/11/2012

George Reade Birth: Oct. 25, 1608 Hampshire, England Death: Nov. 21, 1671 Yorktown York County Virginia. (note: gravestone death date in error) Born in Linkenholt, England to Robert & Mildred...

6/7/2007 11/11/2012

Anson Jones (January 20, 1798 – January 9, 1858) was a doctor, businessman, congressman, the fourth and last President of Republic of Texas, sometimes called the "Architect of Annexation." E...

1/5/2008 11/6/2012

Mirabeau Buonaparte Lamar (1798–1859) was a Texas politician, diplomat and soldier who was a leading Texas political figure during the Texas Republic era. He was the second President of the Re...

7/4/2011 11/6/2012

Sam Houston, President of Texas MP (1793 - 1863)

"Sam"

Sam Houston lived twice among the Cherokees, who first nicknamed him "The Raven,' then, during a low point in his life, "Big Drunk." He had a Cherokee wife and she is buried at Fort Gibson National Cem...

8/24/2007 11/6/2012

David Gouverneur Burnet (April 14, 1788 – December 5, 1870) was an early politician within the Republic of Texas, serving as interim President of Texas (1836 and again in 1841), second Vice Pr...

3/17/2009 11/6/2012

James W. Robinson (c.1791 - 1857)

James W. Robinson (c. 1791–October 27, 1857) was a politician in what became the U.S. states of Texas and California. Early years J. W. Robinson was born in what is now Hamilton Coun...

11/6/2012 11/6/2012

Henry Smith (1788 - 1851)

) Henry Smith (May 20, 1788 – March 4, 1851) was first American-born Governor of the Mexican territory of Texas and briefly presided over the revolution there. Early life Smith was b...

11/6/2012 11/6/2012

Gov William Nelson MP (c.1711 - 1772)

) William Nelson (1711 – November, 1772 ) was an American planter and colonial leader from Yorktown, Virginia. In the interim between the royal governors Norborne Berkeley and Lord Dunmore (Jo...

10/14/2007 11/6/2012

Family and Education b. ?1717, o.s. of John Symes Berkeley of Stoke Gifford, Glos. by his 2nd w. Elizabeth, da. and coh. of Walter Norborne of Calne, Wilts., wid. of Edward Devereux, 8th Visct. Herefor...

4/21/2011 11/6/2012

John Blair (1689 - 1771)

John Blair, I was an acting royal governor of the colony of Virginia in 1768. For a short time, he owned the Raleigh Tavern in Williamsburg, Virginia. His son, Jonn Blair, Jr., was an Associate Justi...

9/3/2007 11/6/2012

Field Marshal Jeffery Amherst, 1st Baron Amherst KCB (sometimes spelled Geoffrey, or Jeffrey, he himself spelled his name as Jeffery) (29 January 1717 – 3 August 1797) served as an officer in ...

4/21/2011 11/6/2012

Gov. Francis Fauquier (1703 - 1768)

Francis Fauquier (1703 – 3 March 1768) was a Lieutenant Governor of Virginia Colony (in what is today the United States), and served as acting governor from 1758 until his death in 1768. He was ...

4/21/2011 11/6/2012

Major-General John Campbell, 4th Earl of Loudoun (5 May 1705 – 27 April 1782) was a British nobleman and army officer. Early career Campbell inherited the peerage on the death of his f...

6/1/2012 11/6/2012

ROBERT DINWIDDIE OF AIRDRIE (1692-1770) Mercant in Glasgow: Governor of Virginia, 1751-58 Robert Dinwiddie of Airdrie is the fifth child and second son of Robert Dinwiddie, merchant, burgess of Gla...

3/16/2008 11/6/2012

Lewis Burwell, III (c.1711 - 1756)

Lewis Burwell, often referred to as President Lewis Burwell (because he served as president/acting Governor of Virginia for a year November 1750-1751). His mother was Elizabeth Carter (making King Ca...

9/14/2008 11/6/2012

Wife: Hannah Harrison Ludwell (1710 - 1750). Children: Richard , b. 1723; d. prior to 1750; unmarried Thomas Ludwell , of "Bell Vieu," Stafford Co., Va., b. 1724; d. 1778. He married Mary Aylett,...

7/30/2007 11/6/2012

Rev. James Blair MP (1656 - 1743)

) Rev. James Blair was a Scottish born clergyman in the Church of England, best known as the founder and first president of the College of William and Mary. He was the uncle of U.S. Constitution sign...

11/5/2007 11/6/2012

"Lieutenant-General Willem Anne van Keppel, 2nd Earl of Albemarle KG, KB, PC, ADC (5 June 1702 – 22 December 1754) was a British diplomat and an American colonist." ===========================...

12/22/2008 11/6/2012

He held the office of Lieutenant-Governor of Virginia in 1727. He gained the rank of Colonel in 1740 in the service of the American Regiment. He was created 1st Baronet Gooch, of Benacre Hall, Su...

2/23/2012 11/6/2012

Robert "King" Carter, I, Colonel MP (1663 - 1732)

"King Carter", "King", "/King/"

Robert Carter also known as King Carter (1663 – August 4, 1732) of Lancaster County was a colonist in Virginia and became one of the wealthiest men in the colonies. As President of the Gover...

5/23/2007 11/6/2012

Hugh Drysdale, Jr. (1680 - 1726)

Colonel Hugh Drysdale (died 22 July 1726)[2] was a British governor of colonial Virginia. More officially, his title was Lieutenant Governor and Commander in Chief of the Colony and Dominion of Virgini...

8/29/2008 11/6/2012

Gov. Alexander Spotswood MP (1676 - 1740)

"Major General Alexander Spotswood"

Find A Grave Memorial# 17413275 Genealogy Alexander Spotswood was born in the Tangier Garrison, Morocco, Africa about 1676 to Catharine Maxwell (c. 1638 - December 1709) and her second husband, Dr ...

8/18/2008 11/6/2012

Gov. Edmund Jennings MP (1659 - 1727)

Edmund Jenings Edmund Jenings was a Virginian politician. He was President of the Council of Virginia and later became the acting governor from August 23, 1706, to June 10, 1708.[1] His father Sir ...

9/8/2007 11/6/2012

The title 'Earl of Orkney' was created for the distinguished soldier, General Lord George Hamilton, but in reality the ennoblement was at least as much in honour of his wife, Elizabeth Villiers, who wa...

7/31/2008 11/5/2012

Col. Joseph Bridger MP (1627 - 1686)

Joseph Bridger of Virginia Joseph was brought to Virginia in 1652 by Colonel Nathaniel Bacon with whom he later served as a 'Councillor of State in Virginia to King Charles II '. He soon became one...

6/26/2008 11/5/2012

Francis Howard, 5th Baron Howard of Effingham Francis Howard, 5th Baron Howard of Effingham (c. 1643 – 30 March 1694 O.S./95 N.S.)[1] was a member of the Howard family, descended from noted na...

10/16/2009 11/5/2012

Col. Nicholas Spencer MP (1633 - 1689)

Col. Nicholas Spencer (1633–1689) was a London merchant who emigrated to Westmoreland County, Virginia, where he became a planter and which he represented in the Virginia House of Burgesses. S...

8/17/2007 11/5/2012

Gov. Samuel Mathews MP (1630 - c.1660)

"Lt. Col. Samuel Mathews"

Samuel Mathews (1630–1660), of Warwick County in the English Colony of Virginia, was a member of the House of Burgesses, the Governor's Council, and served as Commonwealth Governor of Virginia f...

6/16/2008 11/5/2012

Richard Bennett (6 August 1609 – 12 April 1675) was an English Governor of the Colony of Virginia. Born in Wiveliscombe, Somerset, Bennett served as governor from 30 April 1652, until 2 March ...

6/2/2007 11/5/2012

Richard Kemp (c.1600 - c.1650)

"Kempe"

Richard Kemp (also spelled Kempe) served as the secretary of the colony and as a member of the governor's Council from 1634 to 1649. He also served as acting governor of Virginia in Sir William Berke...

11/5/2012 11/5/2012

Sir Samuel Argall MP (1580 - 1626)

Samuel Argall went to the Colonies in 1609 as a trader. Brief Biography Samuel Argall was a longtime resident of Jamestown and the deputy governor of Virginia (1617–1619). He pioneered a f...

2/18/2007 11/5/2012

Governor Sir George Yeardley MP (1588 - 1627)

Temperance Flowerdew is documented as a wife of Governor Sir George Yeardley. Alice Bradley and Sarah NN are not. Sir George Yeardley (1587 - 1627) was a plantation owner and three time colonial Go...

5/1/2008 11/5/2012

Governor Sir Thomas Dale MP (c.1560 - 1619)

Thomas Dale Sir Thomas Dale (died 19 August 1619) was an English naval commander and deputy-governor of the Virginia Colony in 1611 and from 1614 to 1616. Governor Dale is best remembered for the ene...

11/20/2008 11/5/2012

Thomas West, 3rd Baron de la Warre MP (1577 - 1618)

"3rd Baron de la Warre", "2nd Lord West (created 1572); 12th Baron de la Warre (created 1299)"

WARNING: There is a lot of conjecture regarding Thomas West, 3rd Baron De La Warr, including spurious Native American "wives" and "children". He spent less than two years in America in all, 1610-1611, ...

7/26/2007 11/5/2012

Matthew Scrivener (1580 - 1609)

Matthew Scrivener (born 1580, died January 7, 1609) was an English colonist in Virginia. He served briefly as acting governor of Jamestown, when he was succeeded by Captain John Smith. Scrivener drow...

11/5/2012 11/5/2012

John Ratcliffe (c.1549 - 1609)

) John Ratcliffe (died in December 1609) was captain of the Discovery, one of three ships that sailed from England on December 19, 1606, to Virginia, to found a colony, arriving May 13, 1607. He late...

2/21/2009 11/5/2012

Capt. Francis West, Governor MP (c.1586 - 1634)

"John /West/", "De La Warre", "Second /Lord/"

Individual Record FamilySearch™ Ancestral File v4.19 Search Results | Print -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Francis WEST (AFN: 3038...

2/5/2007 11/5/2012

Gov. John West of Virginia MP (c.1590 - 1659)

"Captain"

The colonial Governor of Virginia from 1635 to 1637, the third West brother to serve in that position. He was the fourth son and twelfth child of Thomas West, 2nd Baron De La Warr, of Wherwell Abbey ...

4/29/2008 11/5/2012

George Percy George Percy (September 4, 1580 – 1632) was an English explorer, author, and early Colonial Governor of Virginia. George Percy was born in England, the youngest son of Henry Per...

3/4/2008 11/5/2012

Regarding John Smith and Pocahontas' marriage: This is only a rumor, but someone has done "genealogy" for this "couple." There is truth to John Smith's existence and that he did encounter Pocahontas....

7/31/2007 11/5/2012

Thomas Gates Sir Thomas Gates (fl. 1585–1621), followed George Percy as governor of Jamestown, the English colony of Virginia (now the Commonwealth of Virginia, part of the United States of ...

9/9/2007 11/5/2012

When Sir Francis Wyatt arrived in Jamestown in October 1621 on "The George," he brought with him a new constitution for the Colony. This famous ordinance furnished the model of every subsequent form of...

5/30/2008 11/5/2012

Sir William Berkeley (pronounced "bark-lee") (Hanworth Manor, Middlesex 1605–Berkeley House, Mayfair, London 9 July 1677) was a governor of Virginia, appointed by King Charles I, of whom he wa...

10/16/2009 11/5/2012

Family and Education b. c.1550, 1st s. of Thomas Maria Wingfield† of Stoneley by Margaret, da. of Edward Kaye of Woodsome, Yorks. unm. suc. fa. 15 Aug. 1557. Offices Held Capt. in Ireland an...

11/20/2007 11/5/2012

Sir Walter Raleigh MP (1552 - 1618)

"Ralegh"

'Sir Walter Raleigh1 'M, #146602, b. 1552, d. 1618 Last Edited=9 Feb 2010 'Sir Walter Raleigh was born in 1552.1 He married Elizabeth Throckmorton, daughter of Sir Nicholas Throckmorton and Anne ...

3/11/2008 11/5/2012

A Patriot of the American Revolution for SOUTH CAROLINA. DAR Ancestor # A067021 Henry Laurens (March 6, 1724 [O.S. February 24, 1723] – December 8, 1792) was an American merchant and planter w...

9/29/2008 11/5/2012

Lord William Campbell (1731 - 1778)

) Lord William Campbell (ca. 1731 – 4 September 1778) was from a Scottish family loyal to the British Crown. His father was John Campbell, 4th Duke of Argyll. From 1752 to 1760, he serve...

6/17/2009 11/5/2012

Family and Education b. 29 May 1741, 2nd s. of Robert, 3rd Duke of Manchester, by Harriet, da. and coh. of Edmund Dunch of Little Wittenham, Berks.; bro. of George, Visct. Mandeville. educ. Ch. Ch. Oxf...

11/5/2012 11/5/2012

Family and Education b. 24 Dec. 1724, 6th s. of Sir Thomas Lyttelton, 4th Bt., and bro. of George and Richard Lyttelton. educ. Eton c.1740, St. Mary Hall Oxf. 1742; Grand Tour; M. Temple 1743, called 1...

5/17/2009 11/5/2012

James Glen (1701 - 1777)

James Glen (1701 - July 18, 1777) was a politician in the Province of South Carolina. He was appointed Royal Governor of South Carolina in 1738, but did not arrive in the province until December 17, ...

11/5/2012 11/5/2012

William Bull, II (1710 - 1791)

William Bull II (September 24, 1710 – July 4, 1791 ) was a landowner, military officer, and politician in the Province of South Carolina. A son of Governor William Bull, he was for many years ...

11/5/2012 11/5/2012

Royal Gov. William Bull MP (1683 - 1755)

"William Lieutenant Governor Bull"

Lt Governour June 3 1734; acting governor from 1738 to 1744. ) William Bull (1683 – March 21, 1755) was a landowner and politician in the Province of South Carolina. He served on the governo...

2/2/2008 11/5/2012

Gov Arthur Middleton MP (1681 - 1737)

Arthur Middleton Royal Governor of South Carolina Province 1724 to 1729 In 1678, Edward Middleton emigrated from England to Barbados and from there to South Carolina, eight years after the ...

2/17/2008 11/5/2012

Col. James Moore, Jr. (c.1667 - 1740)

"James Moore", "II"

James Moore, Jr. Governor of South Carolina Province 1719 to 1721 Colonel James Moore, Jr. , soldier, born in Charleston, South Carolina, in 1667; died near Cape Fear. N. C., 10 November, 1740, e...

12/13/2011 11/5/2012

Charles Craven (1682 - 1754)

Charles Craven (6 May 1682 Coombe Abbey – 27 December 1754 Benham Park) was governor of colonial South Carolina from 19 March 1712 to 23 April 1716. He held the office during the end of the Tu...

11/5/2012 11/5/2012

James Colleton (d. c. 1706) was a governor of the English proprietary Province of Carolina from 1686 to 1690. Son of Sir John Colleton, one of the colony's founders, he took over some of the family's...

11/5/2012 11/5/2012

Governor Joseph Morton, II (c.1664 - 1721)

Joseph Morton (died September 1721) was an early colonist and governor of the Province of Carolina. Although he was not one of Carolina's Lords Proprietors, Morton was influential in the recruitment ...

3/18/2009 11/5/2012

Sir John Yeamans, 1st Baronet MP (c.1611 - c.1674)

Sir John Yeamans, 1st Baronet (1611–1674) was an English colonial administrator described in his day as "a pirate ashore". He was an early leader and governor of the Province of Carolina. ...

3/17/2009 11/5/2012

Nicholas Cooke MP (1716 - 1782)

Rhode Island Governor. Nicholas was born to Daniel Cooke and his wife Mary Power. Early in his life he became a very prominent and prosperous sea captain and later a successful merchant. On September...

5/8/2009 11/4/2012

LYNDON served as colonial Governor of Rhode Island from 1768-1769. He supported the movement to defend the rights of the colony against royal aggression and wrote King George III, denying that Rhode ...

6/13/2012 11/4/2012

Stephen Hopkins (March 7, 1707 – July 13, 1785) was a governor of the Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, a Chief Justice on the Rhode Island Supreme Court, and a signer of the De...

9/29/2008 11/4/2012

Governor Richard Ward (1689 - 1763)

Richard Ward was born 15 Apr 1689 at Newport, Rhode Island, a son of Thomas Ward and Amy Billings. His father Thomas, from Gloucester, England, served as an officer in one of Cromwell's cavalry regimen...

12/29/2008 11/4/2012

Governor of RI 1745, 1747, and 1756 Gideon Wanton (20 October 1693 - 12 September 1767) was a governor of the Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations who served for two separate one-year ...

4/15/2007 11/4/2012

John Wanton (24 December 1672 - 5 July 1740) was a governor of the Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, serving for six consecutive terms from 1734 to 1740. He was the son of Edward Wan...

11/21/2007 11/4/2012

Children of MARY WINTHROP and JOSEPH WANTON are: 21. i. RUTH8 WANTON, b. Abt. 1741, probably Newport, RI; d. October 19, 1799, London, Middlesex, England. ii. CATHERINE WANTON, b. April 28, 1745,...

8/8/2009 11/4/2012

William Wanton (15 September 1670 – December 1733) was a governor of the Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, serving a short term prior to his death. He spent most of his adult ...

5/21/2009 11/4/2012

Joseph Jenckes, Governor of Rhode Island MP (1656 - 1740)

"Governor of Rhode Island"

Joseph Jenckes (1656 – 15 June 1740)[1] was a deputy governor and governor of the Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations. family Jenckes was the son of Joseph and Esther (Ballar...

4/24/2007 11/4/2012

CALEB CARR, immigrant ancestor and progenitor, was born in London, England, December 9, 1616, the son of Benjamin and Martha (Hardington) Carr; he embarked in the ship 'Elizabeth and Ann', at London,...

6/3/2007 11/4/2012

Gov. John Easton (c.1624 - 1705)

1634, March 25- Nicholas Easton with sons Peter and John boarded the ship "Mary and John" at Southampton, England, bound for New England. This and other events were recorded by Peter Easton in a jour...

9/6/2007 11/4/2012