Person:William Gooch (18)

William Gooch
b.abt 1723 Virginia
d.abt 1749 Virginia
m. 1710
  1. William Goochabt 1723 - abt 1749
Facts and Events
Name William Gooch
Gender Male
Birth? abt 1723 Virginia
Death? abt 1749 Virginiaage 26 - Citation needed
  1.   Tyler, Lyon Gardiner. Encyclopedia of Virginia Biography. (New York, New York: Lewis Historical Pub. Co., c1915), 1:60, Secondary quality.

    ... Governor Gooch was created a baronet November 4, 1746. His wife was Rebecca, daughter of William Stanton, Esq., of Hampshire, England. He had an only son, William Gooch, who died in Virginia. his wife survived him till 1775,and in her will left a beautiful silver gilt communion service to the college chapel. This memorial of this excellent woman, who was once the first lady of Virginia, is still preserved in Bruton Church in Williamsburg. ...