Name: William Armistead
Given Name: William
Birth: Bef 3 Aug 1610 in Kirk, Deighton, Yorkshire, England
Christening: 3 Aug 1610 All Saints Church, Kirk Deighton, Yorkshire, England
Death: 13 Jun 1671 in Elizabeth City, Gloucester County, Virginia
Event: All Saints Church, Kirkdeighton, Yorkshire, England
Christened 3 Aug 1610
Event: Elizabeth City County, Virginia
Alt. Death Bef 6 Apr 1660
Change Date: 17 Mar 2007 at 20:50
1. He came to VA abt 1636.
William was a patentee of Elizabeth City, County, Virgini a in 1636.
Virginia 1704 Rent Rolls: Elizabeth City County, Virginia , 1704 Baptised, All Saints Church, Kirkdeighton, Yorkshire , England
See "Seldens of Virginia, Volume 1," (1911) by Mary Selde n Kennedy: http://www.familytreemaker.com/_glc_/3439/3439_1 65.html
Immigrant William Armistead came to Virginia about 1635 an d settled in Elizabeth City. According to Stella Hardy in h er book COLONIAL FAMILIES of the SOUTHERN STATES of AMERICA , William Armistead, the emigrant and progenitor of this fa mily in Virginia, came to the Colony about 1635. He was th e son of Anthony and Frances (Thompson) Armistead of Kirk D eigton in York Co, England, and received a patent for 450 a cres of land in Elizabeth City Co VA in 1636. Later he reci eved another patent for land in Gloucester Co VA.
DESCENDANTS OF WILLIAM ARMISTEAD TAKEN FROM "ANCESTORS OF A MERICAN PRESIDENTS", 1995, CARL BOYER III.
On July 7, 1636 he patented 450 acres in Elizabeth city, Vi rginia. His estate named Hesse.
Anne E. Ellis b: 1615 in Giggleswick, Kirk Deighton, Yorkshire, England
in Giggleswick, Kirk Deighton, Yorkshire, England
- Change Date:
17 Mar 2007
- Anthony Armistead b: 1645 in Elizabeth City, VA