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The Ligon Family and Connections p 174-181

By Administrator | Sep 10, 2019 | Comments Off on The Ligon Family and Connections p 174-181

16. GEORGE LYGON, a descendant of the deBracy family, owners of the Manor of Madresfield, in Worchestershire, which manor still remains in the possession of the Lygon family, and is now the seat of Sir William Lygon, 8th Earl Beauchamp, of Powyck. This worthy family came to England with William the Conqueror in 1066 and,…

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William and Mary Quarterly – Ligon

By Administrator | Sep 8, 2019 | Comments Off on William and Mary Quarterly – Ligon

Henrico County: Virginia: Beginnings of IT Families Part III p. 262 by William Clayton Torrence . . . In the Henrico list of Heads of Families in 1679 we find the following names before which the significant term “Mr.” is placed:  … Benjamin hatcher, … Richard Lyggon …RIchard Ward, Senior … [Robert] Hancocke.   page…

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The Royal Ancestry Bible

By Administrator | Sep 8, 2019 | Comments Off on The Royal Ancestry Bible

Click here for pdf List of Colonists whose ancestry is given in the Royal Ancestry Bible:by Michael L. Call Thomas Ligon (Chr. 11 Jan 1623-24; md. Mary Harris) 553

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Oxford University Alumni, 1500-1886 1500-1714, Volume II

By Administrator | Sep 8, 2019 | Comments Off on Oxford University Alumni, 1500-1886 1500-1714, Volume II

Richard Lygon Worcester born March 1594Sir William Ligon Worcester – knighted 9 Jan 1610William Lygon Madresfield – died 29 Jan 1680; brother of JohnWilliam Lygon Madresfield, Worcester died 1716

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The Ligon family and connections p37-47

By Administrator | Sep 7, 2019 | Comments Off on The Ligon family and connections p37-47

page 37 Sir Richard Lygon 18.  Sir Richard Lygon, eldest son of Richard Lygon and Anne his wife, was 21 years old when his father died, and was probably born in 1490.  On September 15, 1512 he granted his mother for her dower in Gloucestershire the Manor of Bradwell together with rents out of the…

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The Ligon family and connections p103-106

By Administrator | Sep 7, 2019 | Comments Off on The Ligon family and connections p103-106

page 103 46. Thomas Lygon, second son of William Lygon and his wife, Eleanor Dennis, is said by Smith in his “Lives of the Berkeleys” (Vol. ) page 104 II, p184) to live in Elliston in Gloucester”, but freom the will of his wife, his residence seems to have been Elstone farm in Wiltshire.  Elstone…

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The Ligon Family and Connection – Chapter XV – Colonel Thomas Ligon’s Children

By Administrator | Sep 6, 2019 | Comments Off on The Ligon Family and Connection – Chapter XV – Colonel Thomas Ligon’s Children

page 318 Colonel Thomas and Mary Ligon Issue of Colonel Thomas and Mary (Harris) Ligon:1. Willaim Ligon2. Johan Ligon3. Richard Ligon4. Mathew Ligon, b. 1659, Henrico CO, Va; d. unm. before May 1, 16895. Hugh Ligon6. Mary Ligon, b. 1663, Henrico CO., Va.; m. Thomas Farrar and had issue, a son Thomas Farrar.   page…

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The Ligon Family and Connection – Chapter XV

By Administrator | Sep 4, 2019 | Comments Off on The Ligon Family and Connection – Chapter XV

page 306 Col. Thomas Ligon Colonel Thomas Ligon, The Founder       page 307 Colonel Thomas Lygon Colonel Thomas Ligon, of Madresfield, Worcestershire, England, born 1586, the founder of the Ligon Family in the New World, accepted his portion of his father’s estate in England, and came to Jamestown, Virginia, in 1641, with his…

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English Duplicates of Lost Virginia Records – Hatcher

By Administrator | Sep 2, 2019 | Comments Off on English Duplicates of Lost Virginia Records – Hatcher

p 77 A List of Patents for Land Signed May the Second, 1705 Henrico County granted to Wm. Hatcher 550 acres Northampton County granted to Elis’b Webb 75 acres p 218 A True and Perfect Rent Roll in Henrico Co. April 1705 Henrico County ContinuedHatcher, John 215 acresHatcher, Edw’d Sr. 150 acresHatcher, Benj’m Sr. 250…

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Berkeley Hundred

By Administrator | Sep 1, 2019 | Comments Off on Berkeley Hundred

William Hancock was one of the colonists killed at Berkley (see Virginia Historical Magazine Vol. 32 pg 413) Berkeley Hundred was a land grant in 1618 of the Virginia Company of London to Sir William Throckmorton, Sir George Yeardley, George Thorpe, Richard Berkeley, and John Smyth (1567–1641) of Nibley. Smyth was also the historian of the Berkeley group, collecting over 60 documents relating…

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