Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

John Gookin

Male Bef 1609 - 1647  (> 38 years)


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  • Name John Gookin  [1
    Born Bef 1609 
    Gender Male 
    Died 15 Aug 1647  Lynnhaven Parish, Lower Norfolk County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I003243  Tree1
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2021 

    Family ID F02526  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Offley,   b. 16 Apr 1609, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1657, Lynnhaven Parish, Lower Norfolk County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Married 2 May 1641  Lynnhaven Parish, Lower Norfolk County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Gookin,   b. Abt 1643, Lower Norfolk County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1697, Lynnhaven, Norfolk County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years)
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F02524  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 1, Part I; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 50
      JOHN GOOKIN, Gent., 500 acs., 17 Oct. 1636, p. 396. Beg. at Mossey point, W. upon Nanzamund river, E. into the woods, & S. adj. the Gleabland. Trans. of 10 pers: Thomas Box, Junr., Peter Norman, Mary Norman, John Butler, John Burden, Robert Hodges, John Carpenter, Edwd. Morgan, John London, Wm. Pensint (or Pensuit). Note: The whole quantitie renewd 18 Feb. 1638. Tho. Cooke, Cl.
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      Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 1, Part II; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 100
      MR. JOHN GOOKINS, 500 acs. upon W. side of Nansamund River alias Matrevers river, Up. New Norf. Co., 18 Feb. 1638, p. 611. Beg. at a point whereupon the channel! of the river abutteth heretofore called by the name of Mossey point but at present Betsanger, downward upon the aforesd. river, E. by N. into the woods, S. by W. &c. Due for trans. of 10 pers: Thomas Box, Junr., Peter Norman, John Butler, John Burden, Robert Hodges, Walter Carpenter, Edward Morgan, John Lowden, William Peasant.
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      Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 1, Part II; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 129
      JOHN GOOKIN, Gent., 640 acs., Low. Norf. Co., Oct. 12, 1641, Page 785. Adj. Capt. Thorogood's land. Trans. of 13 pers.: John Mason, Richard Bullock, John Covell, William Granger, Ann Wrench & 7 Negroes.

  • Sources 
    1. [S044738] Adventurers of Purse and Person Virginia 1607-1624/5. Fourth Edition. Volume III, Families R-Z.

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