Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

Francis Gower

Male Bef 1633 - Aft 1658  (> 27 years)


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  • Name Francis Gower 
    Born Bef 1633 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1658  Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I072373  Tree1
    Last Modified 19 Jan 2018 

    Family Joan MNU Gower,   b. Bef 1637,   d. 3 May 1683, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 46 years) 
    Married Bef 1656  Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Richard Gower,   b. Bef 1652, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1672 and 1677, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 20 years)
     2. Francis Gower,   b. 1657, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1690/91, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)
     3. Stanley Gower,   b. 1659, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1691, North Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 33 years)
    Last Modified 19 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F14778  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      CAVALIERS AND PIONEERS PATENT BOOK No. 3; Pg 251
      FRAN. GOWER, 280 acs. Lancaster Co., 15 Nov. 1653, p. 56. S. side Rappa. Riv. on Ewd. side of Hodskins Cr., running W. by S. &c. Trans. of 6 pers: William James, Ann Bartlett, Alice Peeter, Ann Taylor.
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      CAVALIERS AND PIONEERS PATENT BOOK No. 3; Pg 310
      FRAUNCIS GOWER, 530 acs. Lancaster Co., on S. side of Rappa. Riv., on Ewd. side of Hodskings Cr., 14 June 1655, p. 352. 280 acs. granted him, 15 Nov. 1653; & 250 acs. granted unto Mr. Ja. Williamson, Nov. 15 1653, & assigned unto sd. Gower for the use of his son James Gower, which parcels are joined together at the request of sd. Fra. Gower.
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      CAVALIERS AND PIONEERS PATENT BOOK No. 4; Pg 387
      THOMAS ROBBISON, FRANCIS GOWER, ROBERT SISSON & JOHN DE YONGE, 174 acs. in Rappa. Co. on N. side of sd. river, 11 Mar. 1658, p. 260, (362). Faceing the river & extending along line of trees dividing this & land of the abovementioned, near the mouth of Wellinge alias Totoskin Cr. Trans. of 4 pers: John Fisher, Tho. Gray, John Ackuson, Mary Johnson.
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      CAVALIERS AND PIONEERS PATENT BOOK No. 7; Pg 229
      MR. FRANCIS GOWER, 420 acs., Rappa. Co., S. side Rappa. River; on SE side of Hoskins Cr., 20 Apr. 1682, p. 125. Beg. below Richard Gregorie's (Gregory) landing; adj. Mr. Thomas Games (or Gaines) below his house, by the Creek Marsh, &c. 140 acs. granted Mr. James Williamson 14 Nov. 1653; 280 acs. newly taken & due him for trans. of 6 pers: Alice Woolfe, Willriam Reyton, Mary Hudson, An Barklett, William James, John Codon.