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

William Thorowgood

Male Abt 1560 - 1625  (~ 65 years)


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  • Name William Thorowgood  [1, 2
    Born Abt 1560  Felsted Parish, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 May 1625  Grimston, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I036747  Tree1
    Last Modified 10 May 2021 

    Family Anne Edwards,   b. Abt 1569, Norwich, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1609/10, Grimston, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 41 years) 
    Married 5 Oct 1586  Norwich, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Adam Thorowgood,   b. 14 Jul 1604, St. Botolph's, Grimstead, Norfolk, England - baptism Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1640, Lynnhaven Parish, Lower Norfolk County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)
     2. Anne Thorowgood,   b. Abt 1618, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 18 Jan 1687/88, Lower Norfolk County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years)
    Last Modified 10 May 2021 
    Family ID F02516  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • http://www.esva dot net/ghotes/thorowgd/d0/i0017453.htm#i17453

      He married three times. He married Anne Edwards. He married Alice Holbeck (widow). He married Mary Dodge (widow). William was Vicar at St. Botolph, Grimston, Norfolk County. He lived at Grimstone, County Norfolk, and was commissary to the Bishop of Norfolk. (Purse & Person p. 607; dob, children-Vernon L. Skinner research of Parish Register, Felstead, Co. Essex; Harlaien Society, Miscellaneous Essex Pedigrees; Harlaien Society, Visitation of Norfolk 1664; Harlaien Society, Visitation of Hertfordshire; Norfolk Families; Baltimore Sun 7/21, 7/28, 10/13, 10/20, 10/31 & 11/3/1907; Harrison, Waples & Allied Families)

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

    2. [S968535] The Virginia Genealogist Volume 48, 2004, 243.

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