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

Thomas Banks

Male 1642 - 1697  (55 years)


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  • Name Thomas Banks 
    Born 1642  Woodstock, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Sep 1697  St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I027220  Tree1
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 

    Father Family Banks 
    Family ID F01528  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Rogers,   b. Between 1646 and 1648, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1720, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Married 8 Dec 1687  St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F16618  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Thomas Banks
      Encyclopedia of Virginia Biography, Volume I
      IV--Burgesses and Other Prominent Persons

      son of Thomas Banks and Dorothy, his wife, was born at Woodstock, Wiltshire, England, in 1642, and after serving an apprenticeship of seven years in Southampton came to Virginia and settled in Northumberland county. He married Elizabeth, relict of William Keene, and daughter of Maj. John Rogers. He was a prominent merchant. He died Sept. 20, 1697.
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      1674-1678 Lancaster County Va Order Book; {Antient Press} pg 306
      Lancaster County Court 9th of December 1674
      - Att this Cort. Mr. ROBERT BECKINGHAM is dischardged from the Office of a Surveyor, and Mr. THOMAS BANKES is ordered to succeede hym, and to bee Surveyor of ye Highwaye leadeing from DEEPE BOTTOM to MORATTICOE MILL and to have the helpe of the Inhabitants from thence to ye sde. Mill accordinge to Acte
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      1687-1699 Order Book Part 2 - Northumberland Co Va; Hamrick: Pg 695
      Northumberland County Court May 15, 1695
      Ordered that all the Inhabitants Freeholders and housekeepers in this County bring separate lists of Titliables to the Magistrates hereafter appointed, viz., Mr. THOMAS BANKES being appointed to take the lists in the upper precincts of Bowtracy Parish and Mr. RICHARD ROGERS in the lower parts or precincts of the said Parish. Capt. SPENCER MOTTROME for the upper and Mr. JOHN DOWNINGE for the lower precincts of Fairfield Parish. Mr. JOHN TURBERVILLE for the upper and Capt. WILLIAM JONES for the lower precincts of Wiccocomo Parish. And that the said Inhabitants bring in their respective lists to the said Gentlemen by the tenth of June according to Law.

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