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Virginia Colonial Records, 1607-1853

By Administrator | Sep 11, 2019 | Comments Off on Virginia Colonial Records, 1607-1853

ff.320, 121 Examination of the King of Patmmon, 20 June 1634, in the presence of Captain Samuel Mathew, Captain John Utty, Captain William Peirce, Mr. Thomas Hinton, Mr. George Calvert, Mr. Fredericke Winter, Captain Cliborne and others, concerning the Isle of Kent.

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North Carolina, Land Grant Files, 1693-1960

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300 acres Johnston – Arthur Pearce 12 Dec 1778East side of Little RIver 300 acres

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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

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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

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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

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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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