Name: Clement ALDRIDGE JR.
Title: # 5408
Change Date: 02 MAR 2001
Birth: 25 SEP 1636 in Worstead, Nor.Eng.
Death: 1698 in Nor.Norf., Eng.
Name Prefix:<NPFX> Mr.
Name Suffix:<NSFX> # 5408
NOT: In the year 1668, the name Clement Allred first appeared on the records of Northumberland
County, VA' 7 Apr 1668 whereas it appeard to this County; Mr Rich. Haskins,Clement Allred
stands indebeted to Rich, Haskins In ye sums of six hundred eighty one pounds of Tabacco and
it is ordered that ye ad Clement Allred forthwith pay ye same unto ye ad Mr Haskins
(Northumberland County Order Book 3;35)
Clement Allred and his wife Elizabeth became settlers in what was then known as Bowtracy and
Fairfield parishes, embracing the section of Northumberland County North of the Great Wicocomico
River (later shortened to Wicomico). In1698 these two parishes were untinted to form the parish of
St Stephen's parish has been preserved and is now at the State Library at Richmond, VA.
On april 1677, Clemt Allred witnessed a will. On 17 Apr 1679, Clement
Allred was party to a suit for debt. He was a carpenter or joiner by trade and had an apprentice
bound to him 21 Aug 1678. Clement Allred was a tithable of Bowtracy parish 7 Jun 1679. On 19
Nov 1679, Clement Allred
was aoid for mending Bowtray Church. He appears in various courty entries in 1684 and 1688.
On 22 Jun 1693, 'William Beane was arrested at the suit of Clement
Allred and Elizabeth his wife' The final entry regarding him is recorded thus: Aldridge's 'Upon the
mocon of Elizabeth Aldridge execrx a Probate is granted Will proved by Her of the Last Will and
Testement of Clement
Aldridge, deced 19 Jan 1698-the said Will being proved by the oath of
David Strsughan and Mary Tilles 1699.' Winesses to the said Will and same is admitted to Record.
(Northumberland County Order Book 5:3)
Unfortately this will is missig, being destroyed in a fire at the
Courthouse a short time alter.
Father: Clement ALDRIDGE SR. b: 1601 in England
Mother: Susan BOSWELL b: 1620 in England
Elizabeth TILLS b: 1646 in Worstead, Nor.Eng.
- Elizabeth ALDRIDGE b: 22 AUG 1669 in Worstead, Nor. England
- Mary ALDRIDGE b: 09 OCT 1670 in Worstead, Nor. England
- Clement ALDRIDGE b: SEP 1672 in Northumberland, England
- UNKNOWN ALDRIDGE b: MAR 1674 in Northumberland, England
- William ALDRIDGE b: FEB 1675 in North. Va.
- UNKNOWN ALDRIDGE b: OCT 1676 in England
- Isaac ALDRIDGE b: SEP 1681 in England
- John ALDRIDGE b: FEB 1683 in England