Person:Tabitha Cocke (1)

m. bef. 1696
  1. Tabitha Cockeabt 1698 - aft 1760
m. abt. 1718
  1. Richard Adamsabt 1719 - 1721
  2. Bowler Adams1722 - 1726
  3. William Adams1724 - bef 1763
  4. Col. Richard Adams, Sr.1726 - 1800
  5. Tabitha Adams1728 -
  6. Thomas Adams, of the Calfpasture, Augusta County, VAAbt 1730 - bef 1788
  7. Anne Adamsabt 1731 - 1775
  8. Sarah Adams1734 - 1775
Facts and Events
Name[1] Tabitha Cocke
Married Name[1] Mrs. Tabitha Cocke Adams
Gender Female
Birth? abt 1698 Henrico, Virginia, United States[prob Henrico since her father lived there at the time]
Marriage abt. 1718 New Kent, Virginia, United Statesto Ebenezer Adams, gent., of St. Peter's parish, New Kent, VA
Death? aft 1760 New Kent, Virginia, United States
  1. 1.0 1.1 William and Mary College Quarterly Historical Magazine.

    Vol V (1897), pp 159-164.
    Compiled by C.W. Coleman.

    II. EBENEZAR ADAMS (Richard), of St. Peter's parish, New Kent Co., Virginia, gent., came to Virginia before 1714, and received grants of 3,983 acres in New Kent and Henrico counties in that year and subsequently ; was vestryman of St. Peter's parish, and died 13 Jun, 1735. [St. Peter's Parish Reg.] He married about 1718, Tabitha, daughter of Richard Cocke, "the younger of Bremo" (Richard, of Bremo, Lt. Col. Richard, of Bremo and Malvern Hill, the emigrant), by his first wife, Anne (b. 23 Jan., 1675 ; d. 24 April, 1705), daughter of Thomas Bowler, Esq., of Rappahannock Co., member of the Council, &c. The last will and testament of Richard Cocke, of Bremo, Henrico Co., was presented in court Oct., 1720, by Ebenezar Adams, one of the executors named therein, and certificate granted, John Bolling and William Randolph, securities. [Henrico Order Book, p. 48.] Tabitha (Cocke) Adams owned that portion of her grandfather's, Thomas Bowler's estate, in Essex Co., still known as Bowler's, on which was a public warehouse. [Journal House Burgesses, 29 May and 11 June, 1740.] She was living a widow in New Kent Co., in 1760, being mentioned at that time in the will of her son-in-law, Col. Francis Smith, of Essex. [Essex Records.]
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