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

Cuthbert Harrison

Male 1606 - 1699  (92 years)


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  • Name Cuthbert Harrison  [1
    Born 11 Jan 1605/06  Acaster, City of Yorke, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1699  Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I034423  Tree1
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2019 

    Father Virginia Harrison 
    Family ID F13883  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Susannah Burr,   b. 1614, St. Margaret's Parish, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1668, St. Margaret's Parish, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married Bef 1634  St. Margaret's Parish, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Richard Harrison,   b. Abt 1636, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1677, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 41 years)
     2. Burr Harrison,   b. 28 Dec 1637, St. Margaret's Parish, Westminster, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1706, Chopawamsic, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     3. Joseph Harrison,   b. Abt 1639, St. Margaret's Parish, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1673, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 34 years)
     4. Alexander Harrison,   b. 23 Oct 1644, St. Margaret's Parish, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Thomas Harrison,   b. 1646, St. Margaret's Parish, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Sarah Harrison,   b. 1648, St. Margaret's Parish, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F01359  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • internet dod of 1699, did not find any Stafford Probate records
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      see Joseph and Richard Harrison of Charles county, may be related
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      Contributed by: James Hughes

      URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.asp?compid=37207
      URL title: House of Lords Journal Volume 9
      Note:
      "Whereas Cuthbert Harrison, of Acaster, in the County of the City of Yorke, Gentleman, hath by both Houses of Parliament been admitted to his Fine of Three Hundred and Fifty Pounds, he having been in Arms against the Parliament: The Lords and Commons assembled in Parliament do hereby authorize and appoint His Majesty's Solicitor General to prepare a Pardon to the said Cuthbert Harrison, for his said Offence, in such Form as is agreed by both Houses for like Offenders, together with a Grant of, and Restitution to him, his Heirs and Assigns, of all his Lands, Goods, and Chattels, and other Estate for which the said Fine was accepted, according to a Particular thereof made, and entered with the Committee at Goldsmiths Hall, and of all Mean Profits thereof, from the 16th Day of March, 1646, with an Exception of the Right or Estate of the said Cuthbert Harrison in or to all Advowsons, Presentations, and Right of Patronage, to any Church or Chapel; which said Pardon, so prepared, the Commissioners for the Great Seal of England for the Time being are hereby authorized to pass under the said Great Seal accordingly: Provided always, That this Ordinance, or the said Pardon thereon to be passed, shall not extend to free the said Cuthbert Harrison from any further Composition, for any other Lands, Goods, or Chattels, than what are contained in the Particular aforesaid; and, in case the said Lands mentioned in the said Particular were of greater Yearly Values than are therein expressed during Three Years before the Year of our Lord 1640, then the said Cuthbert Harrison shall pay such further Fine, by Way of Composition, as both Houses of Parliament shall appoint."

      From: 'House of Lords Journal Volume 9: 10 January 1648', Journal of the House of Lords: volume 9: 1646 (1802), pp. 647-57. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.asp?compid=37207. Date accessed: 18 May 2006.
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      Contributed by: James Hughes

      URL: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~harrisonrep/harrbios/HenryTazewel lHarrison.htm
      URL title: A Brief History of the First Harrisons of Virginia
      Note:
      The First Harrisons to come to Virginia, according to the best information obtainable, were Cuthbert Harrison, Esq., of Ancaster, Caxtn and Flaxby, Yorkshire, England, and his son, Burr, II, who according to the reisterof Dettingen Parish, Prince William County, Virginia, was baptised in the Parish of St. Margaretts, Westminster, England, on the twenth-eight of December, 1637, and on this register he is spoken of as "Burr Harrison of Chappawmsic". . . son of Cuthbert Harrison." when Cuthbert Harrison, Inc his son, Burr, II, first came to Virginia is unknown.

  • Sources 
    1. [S044750] Burr Harrison.
      Five Generations of the Family of Burr Harrison of Virginia 1650-1800
      Author: John P. Alcock
      Publication: Published 1991 by Heritage Books, Inc., 1540 E Pointer Ridge Place, Bowie, Maryland 20716
      ISBN 1-55613-378-

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