William Bobbet, The Immigrant, Timeline

  by

Marsha Berry

 

1610 - Father: William or Willm Bobbett

christening 18 Oct 1610 in Campsea Ash, Suffolk, England

Mother: Mrs. Francisse Bobbett b. in Suffolk, England

 

1624 -  the London Company was

dissolved and Virginia became a Royal

Colony under the direct rule of the King

 

1647 -  Birth: 12 Aug 1647 in Saint Mary,

Woodbridge, Suffolk, England

 

1647 - Christening 12 Aug 1647 in Saint

Mary, Woodbridge, Suffolk, England

 

1652 - Anna or maybe Joanna Sturdivant

b. about 1652 and lived in Bristol Parish,

Prince George, Virginia, USA

 

1673 -  Land Grant to William Bobbitt

on October 27, 1673 is in the Virginia

State Archives in Richmond, Virginia.

This record is from Land Grants, Book 6,

page 481.  In London, England, October 27,

1673 William Bobbitt paid for his land

grant to guarantee his passage to Virginia,

so, after his arrival in Virginia, the date

of his October 27, 1673 payment in London,

England was recorded in Virginia.

 

1673 and 1674 - Late 1673 and 1674 Immigration:

Ship "Martha" sail to Virginia from London,

stop in Wales.  Wm Bobbett Voyage Origin:

Felixstowe, Suffolk, England to London, England

Voyage: London, England to Virginia

 

1674 - Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500's - 1900's

Name: Wm. Bobbett

Year: 1674

Source: Cavaliers and Pioneers, Abstracts of

Virginia Land Patients and Grants, Vol. 2:

1666-1695, indexed by Claudia B. Grundman.

Richmond, VA: Virginia State Library, 1977,

609p., Nell Marion Nugent, Page: 146

 

1674 - Married: 1674 in Bristol Parish,

Prince George, Virginia, USA

 

1675 - Child - William Jr. Bobbitt b: 1675

in Bristol Parish, Prince George, Virginia, USA

 

1676 - Child - John [of Chowan] Bobbitt b: 1676

in Bristol Parish, Prince George, Virginia, USA

 

1680 - Child - James [of Hanover] Bobbitt b: 1680

in Bristol Parish, Prince George, Virginia, USA

 

1703 - Death: 1703 in Bristol Parish, Prince George, Virginia, USA

 

1703 - Burial: Bristol Parish, Prince George or Charles City, Virginia.

Changes of Virginia county boundaries 1643-1701 Henrico,

then Charles City County, then Prince George

 

Thank you.

 

Regards,

Marsha Berry