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Martha Goffe MP (1620 - 1670)


Martha Baxter (1610 Kent Island, Old Rappahannock County, Colony of Virginia - 1659/70 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Colony) married: 1644 Essex Co., VA

10/8/2008 3/28/2018

William Pierce, of Mulberry Island MP (c.1580 - aft.1655)

William Pierce died after 1655 Not the same as Capt. William Pierce, "the Mariner" perhaps the grandfather of Colonel William Pierce, of Cople Parish probably related to Thomas Pierce - his u...

3/13/2018 3/22/2018

Elizabeth Stephens MP (1609 - bef.1646)

Eliabeth Piersey was the daughter of Abraham Piersey, Sr. and Elizabeth Draper, his 1st wife. She married 1st to Richard Stephens in Virginia, probably in Jamestowne, circa 1628. Two sons: Samuel a...

4/11/2009 3/27/2017

Sarah Biggs MP (c.1589 - aft.1626)

Richard Bigg arrived in Virginia in August, 1610, on the Swann, while Sarah immigrated in May, 1618 on the "Marygold" (sic). The 1624 Jamestown Muster (Census)[1] taken on January 22, 1624, shows Ric...

7/3/2009 11/19/2016

Jane Newman - Presley MP (1613 - 1655)

6/19/2007 11/9/2016

Martha Mattom Morris / Lane MP (c.1609 - 1683)

11/20/2008 11/9/2016

John Talley, of Jamestown MP (c.1600 - c.1660)

"John Tille"

Arrived in Jamestown 1630 John Tally came from England with his wife and 3 sons to Jamestown, VA in 1630. Of the three sons, one son stayed in VA, one moved to GA and another to TN

12/7/2008 10/20/2016

9/20/2009 10/14/2016

Martha Jaquelin MP (1686 - c.1738)

9/25/2008 10/8/2016

Ens. Thomas Keeling MP (1608 - 1664)

ABSTRACTS OF VIRGINIA LAND PATENTS. Prepared By W. G. Stanard. (281) Thomas Keeling [1], 100 acres in the county of Elizabeth City, adjoining the land of Henry Southwell and William Morgan and the Ba...

2/20/2008 10/2/2016

Thomas Keeling MP (1674 - 1714)

Thomas Keeling (son of Adam Keeling and Ann Martin) was born 06 January 1673/74 in Lower Norfolk County, Virginia, died in Princess Anne County, Virginia. He married Elizabeth Lovett on 25 October 1700...

12/17/2008 9/30/2016

Capt. Adam Keeling MP (c.1639 - 1683)

Adam Keeling in Stanard's "Abstracts of Virginia Land Patents" The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, Volume 4. edited by Philip Alexander Bruce, William Glover Stanard. Page 200.

12/17/2008 9/29/2016

William Marriott, of Surry MP (1615 - 1664)

"Major William Marriott made a contract of marriage with Susannah Swan on 7 March 1659/60, promising to bequeath her £100 sterling in the event of his death (Surry County Records, Book 1, p. 159). SU...

6/21/2007 8/30/2016

Burr Harrison "the immigrant" MP (1637 - 1706)

""The Immigrant""

The first Harrison to settle in Virginia was Burr Harrison (1637-1706) who served as a justice of Stafford County, incited the people of Stafford to take up arms against the Indians and Catholics in Pa...

12/18/2007 8/1/2016

Edward Lewis MP (bef.1635 - 1698)

One source reported death location as Old Rappahannock Co., VA notes PROP: a patent issued to Edward Lewis, Thomas Lewis & Wiliam Morgan for 397 acres 21 AUG 1691 , Richmond, Virginia 2 This is a...

9/12/2007 5/24/2016

Robert John Hill, 1st MP (1678 - 1762)

'Southside Virginia Families, Volume 2 By Boddie, John Bennett Boddie Southside Virginia Families, Volume 2 By Boddie, John Bennett Boddie

5/24/2007 5/20/2016

Thomas Gwaltney, III MP (1666 - 1728)

6/21/2008 4/13/2016

James Gwaltney MP (1634 - d.)

6/21/2008 4/13/2016

Peter Presley MP (1683 - 1718)

7/4/2008 3/17/2016

Will of Stephen Horsey Will of Stephen Horsey Sr., Prerogative Court Record 1635- 1674, (microfilm, Nabb Research Center for Delmarva History and Culture at Salisbury University, SR 4396) pp. 458-9 ...

3/3/2009 3/14/2016

Richard Hanby, of Northampton MP (1626 - 1682)


Richard is the first member of this line of the Hamby/Hanby family known to have taken up residence in the American Colonies. Exactly when or how he got there is uncertain, but he was certainly residen...

3/28/2009 3/14/2016

Jacob Faulcon MP (c.1740 - bef.1801)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for Virginia with the rank of Captain. DAR Ancestor # A039263

3/6/2016 3/7/2016

Jane Rolfe MP (c.1630 - bef.1680)

"Jane Rolfe", "Jane Pothress"

Jane Payton Poythress was born c. 1620 in Jamestown, Virginia to Capt. Francis Poythress, I and Mary Frances Sloman . She married Thomas Rolfe , only child of John Rolfe and Rebecca (Pocahontas) Powhat...

2/23/2007 3/2/2016

Captain Francis Poythress MP (1609 - 1661)

PATENTS AND RECORDS OF FRANCIS POYTHRESS 16 July 1637 400 acres lying in Charles City County; 50 for his own personal adventure and 350 for transporting 7 (Virginia Patent Book 1, p. 439) 22 March ...

3/20/2007 3/2/2016

John "Deep Bottom" Poythress MP (1635 - 1712)

"Deep Bottom"

As John Poythress, Sen. of "Deep Bottom" he was granted 350 acres on the north side of the Nottoway River in Surry.

8/15/2008 3/2/2016

Alice Warren MP (1622 - c.1659)

born in 1622 in James River, Jamestown, Virginia. children were Alice Warren and William Warren Wife of Thomas Mother of Anne, John, Richard, Thomas, Allen, Robert, and William Alice Powell Spenc...

11/20/2007 12/29/2015

Alice Marriott MP (1646 - 1707)

Alice Flake was the d/o Mathias Flake and Alice Warren, d/o Capt. Thomas Warren, bapt. Jan. 30, 1624; ob. ante Sept. 24, 1670, Surry County. Will Book 1, p. 377. He was the son of William Warren (1597-...

2/10/2009 12/29/2015

Matthias Marriott MP (c.1642 - 1707)

"Mathias Flake in re: dau. Alice Flake"

findagrave: 'Matthias Marriott Birth: 1641 Jamestown James City County Virginia, USA Death: Jun. 12, 1707 Surry County Virginia, USA Wed: 1670 in Surry County, Virginia Children (4): - ...

2/10/2009 12/28/2015

John Marshall II was the son of John Marshall I. He was born in Ireland c.1596 and died in Isle of Wight, Virginia c. 1680. He married Jane McCarthy in Ireland. Two sons were born in Ireland and the re...

3/17/2007 12/14/2015

John Wall, of Charles City MP (c.1600 - bef.1665)

OrdrBk(1655-)531, Charles City, VA From [Dianne’s note: the below may be incorrect. It appears there were 2 John Clay’s & this article combines both.] Adventurers of Purse and Person Jester CLAY ...

7/29/2008 12/2/2015

Captain John Worsham MP (c.1661 - bef.1729)

from John Worsham, Capt., born ca 1653 in the Burmuda Hundred, Henrico Co., Virginia. He married Phoebe _____. Phoebe was born ca 1657 in Henrico Co., Virginia. John was a Captain in the Militia. J...

1/28/2007 12/1/2015

William Worsham, III, of Jordan's Parish MP (c.1625 - 1661)


Worshams and Wertleshams are in the records of Bexle (Bexhill) Sussex, England as early as 1462 AD. Researchers believe that the Worsham name originated from Wyrtlesham, Worswick, Worleich, Worsam, or ...

6/26/2007 12/1/2015

wife of Rev. Thomas Hampton MP (1620 - 1690)

UNKNOWN person thought to be Mary Hampton Wade, Mary Bruckner, Elizabeth Bridle or Ann Marie King. No documented proof of her name. Rev. Thomas Hampton, born 16 Apr 16__ in Elizabeth City County, Vir...

1/11/2009 11/22/2015

John Lawrence Birth: 1643 - Virginia,USA Death: 1696 - New Kent,,Virginia,USA Parents: Robert Lawrence, Elizabeth Adkinson Wife: Mary Power Sept. 25, 1663 - John Lawrence patented 625 acr...

9/21/2007 11/19/2015

William Richardson MP (1658 - 1691)

5/6/2015 11/16/2015

Daniel Allen MP (c.1670 - 1699)

2. Daniel Allen  b. CIR 1675/76 SCOTLAND d. AFT 1715 Hanover Co.-VA ? m. CIR 1698  VIRGINIA Rebecca    Richardson  b. CIR 1675 New Kent Co.-NC ? d. AFT 1715 Hanover Co.-VA Owned land and lived in New K...

9/28/2008 11/16/2015

William Russell, I, Jamestown colonist MP (1587 - 1676)

"John Russell", "the Emigrant", ""Chief"", "gentleman"

The following is a collection of quotes and paraphrases from "The Russell Family In Early Virginia", Chapter I "The Russell Family in England" by Louis des Cognets, Jr. "... was a student at Gloucest...

5/9/2008 10/2/2015

Sarah Sampson MP (1630 - c.1727)

8/18/2011 9/24/2015

Robert Edwards was born 1608 in the United Kingdo, and died In in Isle of Wight Virginia. His parents were not Joshua Edwards (1595-1664) and Margaret Babbs. Only 1 known (identified) child of Joshua...

5/5/2009 9/24/2015

John Lanier, "the Emigrant" MP (c.1631 - d.)


John Lanier was born about October, 1631 in Lewisham. He married Lucreece (BASSANO) (SIC: name of wife unknown) before leaving England for Virginia where they are mentioned in Charles City records in 1...

6/4/2007 9/21/2015

Major Goodrich Lightfoot, I MP (1684 - 1738)

Maj Goodrich Lightfoot Find A Grave Memorial# 113565245

3/29/2010 9/9/2015

Robert Warren, Sr. MP (1667 - 1721)

Robert Warren Memorial Birth: Mar. 13, 1667 Jamestown James City County Virginia, USA Death: May 15, 1721 Surry County Virginia, USA Family links: Parents: Thomas Warren (1624 - 1670) ...

6/21/2008 8/23/2015

Rebecca Majorie Herring MP (c.1665 - 1719)



11/2/2007 8/17/2015

William West MP (aft.1642 - bef.1709)

"The Rebel"

William West Birth: Between 1642 and 1645 - Isle of Wight, Virginia Death: aft Oct 27 1708 - Isle of Wight, Virginia Parents: Henry West, Mary (or Rose) (also seen as John West & Sarah West ) ...

4/26/2008 8/17/2015

John Cockrell MP (1669 - 1713)

"Cottrill", "Cockrill"

During the past century the spelling of the name became more or less fixed among the different branches of the family, and at the present time the name is found spelt as follows: Cockerell, Cockeri...

7/5/2008 8/17/2015

Daniel Lucy MP (c.1592 - c.1627)

DANIEL LUCY, the first recorded Lucy in America, emigrated to Jamestown, Virginia on the ship 'Susan' in June 1624. Research has suggested that Daniel Lucy was the son of Timothy Lucy and Susanna Fan...

5/12/2008 8/7/2015

Matthew Strickland, II MP (1663 - 1730)

May have been born Crosthwaite Parish, Cumbria, England. died Bef. October 25, 1730 in Newport Parish, Isle of Wight Co., VA Notes for Matthew M. Strickland, Jr.: A second source gives his birth ...

3/30/2007 8/6/2015

John Lanier, Jr MP (1655 - 1719)

"John James Lanier"

John Lanier, Jr. was born in 1655 in England and brought to Virginia by his parent sin 1656. He married in Charles City County in 1677, He lived all his life in what is now Prince George County and die...

1/24/2007 8/5/2015

James Williams, Sr. MP (c.1680 - 1736)

7/16/2008 8/4/2015

William Bryan, I MP (aft.1655 - c.1755)

William Bryan Birth 1655 in Nansemond, Virginia, United States Death 1742 in Pasquotank, North Carolina, United States Family Members Parents Francis Bryan 1630 – 1693 Sarah Brinker 1634 – 1698 They ...

6/1/2007 8/4/2015

Capt. Roger Mallory MP (c.1637 - 1695)

For an extensive biography, see Roger Mallory is the ancestor of several lines of Mallory descendants in America. He is not even remotely related (in the male line) to Peter Mallory of New Haven, Con...

6/1/2007 8/4/2015

Roger Mallory, II MP (c.1680 - 1743)

10/11/2008 8/4/2015

Timothy Terrell MP (1656 - 1720)

"Timothy Tyrrell"

The family spells the name both Terrell and Terrill in the early days. After Timothy Terrill (RIN#1600), most of his descendents elect Terrill, while the descendents of his brothers pick Terrell. In ad...

8/27/2008 8/4/2015

William W. England, Sr MP (1679 - 1711)

Born in Jamestown. Son of John England, who arrived in 1633. Descendents are eligible for Jamestown Society membership. William W England married Mary Anderson in 1699 in Virginia. To this union, they ...

4/19/2010 7/31/2015

John England MP (1624 - 1685)

Emigrated to America August 27, 1633. VA Descendents are eligible for membership in the Jamestown Society. John England Birth: 1624 St. Peters Parrish, Dorset, England He resided in New Kent Co Virgini...

6/24/2013 7/31/2015

Capt William West Find A Grave Memorial# 149915193 Jamestown Historic Anglican Church Cemetery Jamestown, James City County, Virginia, USA, Plot: Chancel Grave "D" WHO WAS WILLIAM WEST? William...

7/30/2015 7/31/2015

Sir Ferdinando Wainman of Jamestown MP (c.1576 - bef.1610)

"Wenman", "Weyman"

Sir Ferdinando Wainman (also spelled Wenman, Weyman) was born c.1576 in England. He was the son of Thomas Wenman, MP and wife Jane West. Jane West was the daughter of William West, 1st Baron de la Warr...

5/9/2013 7/31/2015

Jane Jordan MP (1658 - 1682)


In 1675 Capt. Spencer married Elizabeth White, dau. of Capt. John White (Gen. Court Records). Then he married Jane , who survived him. He names (in will pr. 1679) children Elizabeth and Ann, which last...

9/13/2007 7/26/2015

Edward Morris MP (1665 - c.1718)

12/4/2007 7/26/2015

Elizabeth Morris MP (1666 - 1741)

"Cockrell", "Elder", "Saunders"

Wills & Administrations 1713-49, p. 42: WILL OF ELIZABETH COCKARILL of St. Stephens Parish Son: Presly Cockarell, and my daughter Hannah Cockarell - all my land lying in "COAN" to be equally divided be...

6/19/2007 7/26/2015

Thomas Hampton, Jr. MP (1654 - 1703)

Thomas Hampton , Jr. Birth: ABT 1654 in York County, Virginia Death: BEF 9 DEC 1703 in Isle Of Wight County, Virginia Father: Thomas Hampton , Sr. b: 15 APR 1623 in Elizabeth City County, Virgi...

4/18/2007 7/26/2015

Capt. John Hampton MP (1655 - 1718)

•ID: I27408 •Name: John HAMPTON •Surname: Hampton •Given Name: John •Sex: M •Birth: 1655 in James City, York County, Virginia 1 2 •Death: 10 Nov 1718 in King William County, Virginia 1 2 •_UID: FE8C945...

8/4/2008 7/26/2015

William Bryan MP (1599 - 1667)

"Prince William of Ireland", "William Smith Bryan"

Captain Morgan Bryan, I was not a descendant Sir Francis Bryan, KB, ‘The Vicar of Hell’ & Joan Fitzgerald, Duchess of Ormond were not ancestors Traditional “William Smith Bryan married Catherin...

3/3/2007 7/23/2015

Thomas Pittman, III MP (1659 - 1725)

2/1/2009 7/22/2015

Thomas Garnett, Ancient Planter , (1) was born in 1585, probably in Lancashire, England. He died after 1635 probably in Essex County, Virginia. Parents: not proven (see Family Notes) perhaps Robert G...

7/5/2008 7/21/2015

8/2/2011 7/21/2015

John Atkinson MP (c.1627 - d.)

2/23/2009 7/21/2015

Thomas Atkinson, Jr MP (c.1629 - 1688)

From Surry County [Virginia] Records, 1652-1684 by Eliza Davis, 1980, page. 61 " Book I, page 299, 7 November 1667. I, James Atkinson, son of Thomas Atkinson, discharge Thos. Pitman as he marring the...

2/23/2009 7/21/2015

James Atkinson MP (c.1628 - d.)

2/23/2009 7/21/2015

William Gwaltney MP (1655 - bef.1732)

William Gwaltney (c. 1655-1732) Like his father, William also was primarily a farmer. He did receive some education because it was stipulated in the marriage agreement between Martha and her third husb...

11/20/2007 7/21/2015

Thomas Gwaltney, Jr. MP (1613 - 1666)

On 29 July 1650 Wm. Yarrett & Francis Whittington received a land grant for 580 acres on the N. side of the Rappa. Riv. next above land of Robert Bird. The grant was for transporting 12 persons to the ...

11/20/2007 7/21/2015

Thomas Pittman, Jr. MP (1634 - 1691)

10/23/2010 7/21/2015

Mary Martha Atkinson-Gwaltney MP (1610 - bef.1679)

Rolison, op. cit. is the first source to list her maiden name as ATKINSON but from the documents above we know that she was first married to an Atkinson, then to Thomas Gwaltney. and third was married ...

11/20/2007 7/21/2015

Thomas Atkinson MP (aft.1608 - 1666)

Notes for Thomas Atkinson: Immigrant 1635 "13 July 1635, These underwritten names are to be transported to Virginia, embarked in ALICE, Richard Orchard, Mr. the men have taken oaths of allegiance a...

2/23/2009 7/21/2015

William Eddins MP (c.1695 - 1754)

John Edens was a Huguenot. Came to Virginia from England 1726 - 1st record of him in America, Spotylvania, VA; with land purchase by son, Wm Sep 18 1728 - Spotsylvania, VA; Land grant, 525 acres by pat...

6/28/2008 7/13/2015

Please note: WILLIAM SPENCE and WILLIAM SPENCER were two different men. The two men, both "Ancient Planters," have often been confused with each other. Alas, the spellings were used interchangeably i...

5/14/2009 7/9/2015

Alice Spencer MP (c.1600 - bef.1629)

Probably Alice Lightfoot.... In the 1624/5 Jamestown muster, Alice is listed in the household of William Spencer as his wife with daughter Alice, 4 years old. William Spencer, a child, is listed as d...

7/31/2007 7/8/2015

Richmond Terrell MP (1624 - 1680)

"Richland Terrell", "Richmond Tyrell"

Came to Virginia from Reading, Berkshire, England about 1656, bought lands, also had a grant of 640 acres in New Kent on the west side of the York River, November 28, 1658 and too another grant of land...

6/26/2007 7/2/2015

Elizabeth Hammond MP (1660 - 1717)

9/4/2008 7/2/2015

John Haynie MP (c.1590 - c.1635)

John Haynie, b. 1590, immigrated to the U.S. aboard the "Margrett and John, " out of the Port of London. Records suggest he was about 27 years old, and already married, though his wife, Elizabeth, arri...

9/12/2007 7/2/2015

Capt. Richard Haynie MP (1652 - 1724)

6/26/2008 7/2/2015

Capt. John Haynie MP (1624 - 1697)

9/12/2007 7/2/2015

John Mann MP (1619 - 1673)

1/21/2009 6/26/2015

Mary Hampton MP (aft.1652 - c.1690)

5/31/2007 6/26/2015

Capt. John Moone, of Isle of Wight MP (bef.1602 - aft.1655)

Capt. John Moone was baptized 24 Jun 1602 of the Parish of Stoak, Upper Berry Wood, Hampshire, England, and died 12 Aug 1655 in Isle of Wight, Isle of Wight, Virginia Colony. He was the son of Willia...

9/13/2009 6/25/2015

Lt. Col. Nathaniel West MP (c.1592 - 1623)

Individual Record FamilySearch™ Ancestral File v4.19 Search Results | Print -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Nathaniel WEST (AFN: LSF2-S1) Pedi...

12/24/2007 6/21/2015

John Bright MP (1640 - 1720)

8/28/2013 6/21/2015

Needham Bryan, I MP (1690 - 1770)

In 1721, Needham patented 640 acres of land in Bertie County on the Moratuck River. (NC Colonial Records, II, p. 426). In 1726, he purchased 210 acres called Snowfield Plantation. He and his three wi...

6/4/2007 6/12/2015

Honorable John Robinson MP (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 6/6/2015

Ann A. Mayo MP (1685 - 1743)

"Anne Jordan", "Anne Bourke", "Anne Burk"

Anne Mickelburough was born c. 1689 (some sources say as early as 1678) in Middlesex, Virginia. She was the daughter of Edmond Mickelburough. She married (1) John Bourke or Burk c.1697 and had one son....

2/16/2007 6/5/2015

Valentine Mayo MP (1665 - 1716)

Valentine Mayo is an immigrant to America. He appears in 2 land grants as a head right in Essex County, VA. The parentage is unproven. James Mayo of Isle of Wight, VA is inconsistent in age and locat...

2/16/2007 6/5/2015

Maj. Robert Harris MP (1696 - 1765)


Major in Virginia Militia; First surveyor of Louisa County, VA in 1742; represented Hanover County in House of Burgesses. Oldest son of Wm & Temperance Harris. Will proved 8 Aug 1765. Major in Virgin...

3/15/2007 5/27/2015

Augustine Hunnicutt MP (1671 - 1743)

3/30/2008 5/22/2015

Rev. Thomas Hampton MP (1623 - 1690)

Rev. Thomas Hampton, born 16 Apr 16__ in Elizabeth City County, Virginia, sailed for England in 1625 and enrolled at New College, Oxford 3/11/1625, at age of sixteen. If he was 16 when he entered colle...

4/18/2007 5/21/2015

Edward Wade II MP (1640 - 1682)

1/19/2008 5/21/2015

Anne Gorsuch MP (c.1610 - 1652)

After the death of her husband Mrs. Anne (Lovelace) Gorsuch Chose the colony of Virginia for her home, and with her younger children settled in Lancaster county , to which she came probably as early as...

8/2/2007 4/29/2015

Richard Hakluyt, M.A., D.D. MP (c.1553 - 1616)

"Hackluit", "Richard Haklyut (the younger)", "Richard "the minister" Hakluyt", "Halykut"

Richard Hakluyt From WIkipdedia: Richard Hakluyt (/ˈhæklʊt/, /ˈhæklət/, or /ˈhækəlwɪt/;[1] 1553 – 23 November 1616) was an English writer. He is known for promoting the settlement of North Amer...

1/3/2015 4/25/2015

About the plaque shown on this profile it is commemorating the Indian Massacre plot at Jamestown, 3-22-1622. It is not a coincidence that William Hancock died at Jamestown on 3-22-1622. He came to Ja...

7/28/2008 4/17/2015

Mary Byrd MP (1660 - 1710)

6/4/2007 3/30/2015

Thomas Byrd, Sr. MP (c.1654 - 1687)

""of Martin's Brandon"", "Surry", "Thomas Bird"

6/4/2007 3/30/2015