Person:Richard White (27)

Richard White
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Name Richard White
Gender Male
Birth[1] England
Property[1] 12 Dec 1654 Lancaster County, Virginiareceived grant of 500 acres "opposite Nanzemond Towne"
Property[1] 1658 Virginiareceived headlight grant for 7 people
Property[1] 1658 Virginiashared a grant for 100 with two others
Property[1] 1664 Virginiareceived grant of 3000 acres on north side of Hoskins Creek
Property[1] Bet 1665 and 1666 Old Rappahannock County, Virginiagranted 1500 acres; sold to Robert Taliaferro
Property[1] Feb 1678 Old Rappahannock County, Virginiadeed property to son-in-law John Meador
Occupation[1] Cooper
Death[1] Aft 3 Mar 1690 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.8 Meador, Victor P. (Victor Paul), and Bernal M. Meador. Our Meador families in colonial America: as found in the records of Isle of Wight, Lancaster, (old) Rappahannock, Richmond, Essex and Caroline Counties, Virginia. (Independence, Missouri: V.P. Meador, 1983)
    p. 52.

    - 12 Dec 1654 - granted 500 acres in Lancaster County "opposite Nanzemond Towne", an Indian village
    - 1658 - received headlight grants for himself, wife Addra, son Thomas, and four others
    - 1658 - shared with Evan Davis and Samuel Mann a grant for 1000 acres
    - 1664 - received a grant for 3000 acres on the north side of Hoskins Creek, opposite the land of John Meador on the south side of the River -- became his home plantation
    - 1665 - granted 1500 acres of land on south side of the Rappahannock River by Gov. Berkeley
    - 1666 - sold 1500 acres on the south side of the Rappahannock River to Robert Taliaferro
    - Feb 1678 - deeded plantation to John and Elizabeth (White) Meador "out of kindness and affection" for the care and maintenance of himself and his wife for the remainder of their lives
    - 3 Mar 1690 - witnessed a deed
    [See original for sources]