Family:Thomas Elzey and Jane Greg (1)

b. est 1630
b. 1636
d. 1720
Facts and Events
Marriage? est 1654-1656 poss. Stafford County, Virginia
Est. 1657-1670
Est. 1660-1675
est. abt. 1672
bef. 1702 prob. Virginia

The families of Thomas Elzey and Simon Thomasin families lived adjacent to each other in Stafford County, Virginia. At least 2 and possibly three of their children intermarried, based upon the following post (date errors noted in brackets):

48. Thomas ELLZEY was born ABT 1644 (b. abt. 1627 according to other sources) of Stafford, VA, and died 1698 in , Stafford, VA.

49. Jane.

Children of Jane and Thomas ELLZEY are: 24. i. Thomas ELLZEY was born ABT 1670 (abt. 1654-1664 in other sources) in , Stafford, VA, and died 1721 in , Stafford, VA. He married Isabelle THOMASIN ABT 1701 in , Stafford, VA, daughter of Simon THOMASIN and Patience. ii. William ELLZEY was born in , Stafford, VA, and died 10 Jan 1706 in , Stafford, VA. He married Margaret THOMASIN in , Stafford, VA, daughter of Simon THOMASIN and Patience. iii. John ELLZEY was born in , Stafford, VA. He married Bridgett. iv. Sarah ELLZEY was born ABT 1676 (1656 in other sources)in , Stafford, VA. She married William Henry SUDERTH (Henry Sudduth) (note: this is also the Sarah Elzey that supposedly married John Thomasin, son of Simon)

Notes for Thomas Elzey/Halsey and Jane Greg:

Descendants of Thomas Elzey, Sr.

Generation No. 1

1. THOMAS1 ELZEY, SR. was born Abt. 1630, and died 1698 in Stafford County, Virginia. He married JANE GREG.

Notes for THOMAS ELZEY, SR.:

FOURTEENTH GENERATION 10114. Thomas ELZEY was born between 1632 and 1666.(1456) He died in 1698 in Stafford County, Virginia.(1457)

10115. Jane (ELZEY) was born between 1639 and 1666. (1458) She died after 1698.(1459) Children were:

5057 i. Sarah ELZEY.

From post: (dates corrected to match other sources)

Thomas Elzey married a Jane Gregg who was born in Stratford Co., VA. They had a son Thomas born in 1650 (originally said 1680) m/1701 (originally said 1801) Isabelle Thomazin and they had a son Lewis Elzey, born in 1702. Any more information I would appreciate. Barb

From Rootsweb query:

Hi Chuck > >I have been going through the archives for the mailing list for lower >Maryland and have seen your e-mails on the Elzeys of Maryland. > >I am related to the Elzeys of Virginia and was wondering if they connect to >the Elzeys of Maryland. I have just started to work on the Elzey line so I >haven't gone very far yet. > >This is as much as I have on my Elzeys: Elizabeth ELZEY d. before 1 Feb >1800 married to Issac ADAMS in Brunswick, VA. ; (Elizabeth's father) John >ELZEY b. abt. 1690 in Stafford, VA., d. 1759 in Brunswick, VA., married to >Bridget ? ; (John's father) Thomas ELZEY b. abt. 1650 in ?, d. 1698 in >Stafford, VA., married to Jane ?. That is about as far as I go on the Elzey >line. The wills for John and Thomas are recorded in VA. > >I have heard that Thomas's father was an Arnold ELZEY from MD. I do not know >any more than that. If you could help me in any way, I would really >appreciate it. > >THANKS >Bonnie

Children of THOMAS ELZEY and JANE GREG are:

  • i. SARAH2 ELZEY, b. Abt. 1656, Virginia; m. (1) JOHN THOMASIN; b. WFT Est. 1640-1660; m. (2) HENRY SUDDARTH, Abt. 1674, Virginia; b. 1645, Scotland; d. 1731, Stafford County, Virginia.


From post (note: some dates appear to be incorrect)

Re: Lewis ELLZEY Posted by: p j dennis Date: November 25, 2000 at 11:15:40 In Reply to: Re: Lewis ELLZEY by Barb Sprik of 288

Bearing in mind that all research is on on-going project and always open to amendment/correction/improvement this is my present data.

John Tomison/Tomazin , Planter On list of “Persons who went from Great Britain to the American Plantations” John had 2 sons Simon and Edward Son--Simon Thomasin b 1653 Stafford Co VA Carpenter, Will 9 Jun 1700 wife Patience Simon and Patience had Isabell, Margaret and John Margaret m Francis Waddington and William Ellcie(Ellzey son of Thomas Ellzey and Jane Gregg Isabell m Thomas Ellzey (bro of William above) ca 1701 Stafford Co VA They had Lewis, Francis, and Thomas b ca 1710 -1750 m Elizabeth/Mary ? Francis b ca 1712-1751 m Elizabeth ? Lewis 1702-1786 m wife#1 Elizabeth Travers 1736 Stafford Coi VA They had William Ellzey 1727-1796 Lawyer m Alice Blackburn 1755Some records seem to indicate a Dau Mary b 1732 Wife #2 Mary Griffin (widow of Walter Griffin who d 1726) married ca 1733 Fairfax Co VA Children as presently listed Statia (Stacey) md Burgess Berkeley and Benjamin Grayson Sarah m William Turner Patience m Thomas Byrd Elizabeth m William Hancock Mary m William G West Sybil m Marmeduke Beckwith Thomazin marriage unknown My descent is from William and Sarah Ellzey Turner Where do you fit in ? pjd 11/25/2000

Notes for HENRY SUDDARTH: Henry Sudduth was mentioned in the will of his father-in-law, Thomas Elzey in 1721. Stafford County, Virginia. (Source: Stoddard-Suddath Papers, pg. 153)!9C!31!1A1EF586470A/gpx2/doc/page2.html

David Sudduth was born in Scotland about 1620 and married??????

David Sudduth and wife had:

Henry Sudduth born about 1645

Thomas Elzey, Sr.b. about 1630 married Jane

They had the following children:

Thomas ELZEY, Jr. William ELZEY John ELZEY Sarah ELZEY

Henry Sudduth married Sarah Elzeyborn about 1656

Henry and Sarah had:

Children: Thomas Sudduth b: ABT. 1675 in Virginia Robert Sudduth b: ABT. 1677 in Virginia Lawrence Sudduth b: ABT. 1679 in Virginia

Thomas married ???????and had:

James Bennett Sudduth, Sr.born about 1695

THIRTEENTH GENERATION 5056. Henry SUDDUTH was born about 1645 in Scotland.(1412) He died in 1731 in Stafford County, Virginia. (1413) He was married to Sarah ELZEY about 1674 in Virginia. (1414)

5057. Sarah ELZEY. Children were:

i. Robert SUDDUTH. 
ii. Lawrence SUDDUTH. 
iii. Isabel Lawrence SUDDUTH. 

2528 iv. Thomas SUDDUTH.

From "Stoddard-Suddath Papers" pg. 153: (Early Virginia Records):

1730 - Henry Sudduth, appointed gaurdian of Margaret Elzey.

  • ii. THOMAS ELZEY, JR., b. WFT Est. 1647-1657; d. Abt. 1721, Stafford County, Virginia; m. ISABELLE THOMAZIN; b. Abt. 1680.

Notes for THOMAS ELZEY, JR.: From Stafford County, Virginia records:

Bk. 5, p. 173. Mr. Thomas Elzey of Stafford Co. has 268 A. in said Co. formerly granted Mr. Gerrard Fowke at James City 15 May 1660 who assigned to John Rosier who assigned to Charles Wood who gave by Will to Joseph Hinson of said Co. Elsey bought of Hinson. Adj. land of Acton & John Brown, Potomack Cr., Thomas Fowke, Gent. 29 Dec. 1717.

Thomas Elzey UNNAMED Wife b. d. ca 1721


Cpt Lewis Ellzey Thomas Elzey Francis Elzey Deed in Spotsylvania County, Virginia:

87 SP# VPB 10 p353 22 Jan 1717/18 Alexander Spotswood to Thomas Elzey of Stafford 484a S side of a br. of Mattapony R

  • iii. JOHN ELZEY, b. WFT Est. 1647-1657.

Notes for JOHN ELZEY:

  • iv. WILLIAM ELZEY, b. WFT Est. 1647-1657; m. MARGARET THOMAZIN; b. WFT Est. 1672-1687.
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