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

Elizabeth Griffin

Female 1737 - 1800  (63 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth Griffin  [1
    Born 17 Mar 1736/37  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 23 Dec 1800  Richmond City, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I030476  Tree1
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 

    Father LeRoy Griffin,   b. 19 Jan 1710/11, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1750, Richmond County, Virginia - Will mentions "Mecklenburg Co, Virginia" Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Mother Mary Anne Bertrand,   b. 1717, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1750/51, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years) 
    Married 5 Oct 1734  Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • wedding recorded in Lancaster County, Virginia
    Family ID F14079  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Richard Adams,   b. 17 May 1726, St. Peter's Parish, New Kent County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Aug 1800, Church Hill, Richmond City, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 10 Apr 1755  Williamsburg, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Richard Adams,   b. 24 Nov 1760, Richmond City, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1817  (Age 56 years)
     2. Anne Adams,   b. 27 Oct 1762, Richmond City, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1820, Richmond City, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     3. Sarah Adams,   b. 14 Jan 1766, Richmond City, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1806, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F40607  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Encyclopedia of Virginia Biography, Volume I

      Richard Adams, was born in New Kent county, May 17, 1726; member of the house of burgesses from New Kent and Henrico from 1752 to 1775; Henrico county committee, 1774-75; Virginia convention in 1775; house of delegates, 1776-1778; Virginia senate, 1779-1782. Died in Richmond, Aug. 2, 1800. He married Elizabeth, daughter of Leroy and Mary Anne Griffin.
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      Abstracts of Lancaster County, Virginia Wills 1653-1800; {Ida J. Lee}
      BERTRAND, William. Will. 26 Feb. 1759. Rec. 17 Apl. 1761.
      Gr. Dau. Elizabeth Griffin; Gr. son William Griffin (not 21) Gr. son Thomas Bertrand Griffin. Extr. Thos. Bertrand Griffin. Wits. Ozwald Newby, Mary Ann Griffin. W.B. 16, p. 127.

  • Sources 
    1. [S814050] Genealogies of Virginia Families Vol. I, from Tyler's Quarterly Historical and Genealogical Magazine.

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