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

Ursula Byrd

Female 1681 - 1698  (16 years)


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  • Name Ursula Byrd  [1
    Birth 29 Nov 1681  Westover, Charles City County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Death 31 Oct 1698  Jamestown, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I33718  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2024 

    Father William Byrd,   b. 1652, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 4 Dec 1704, Westover, Charles City County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 52 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Maria 'Mary' Horsmanden,   b. Abt 1652, Hampton, Lenham Parish, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 9 Nov 1699, Westover, Charles City County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 47 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage 1673  Williamsburg, James City County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F16885  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Robert Beverley,   b. 1673, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 21 Apr 1722, Beverley Park, Drysdale Parish, King & Queen County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 49 years) 
    Marriage Abt 1693  Jamestown, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Beverley,   b. 1696, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 28 Feb 1756, Blandfield, St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 60 years)  [Father: natural]
     2. Ursula Beverley,   b. Oct 1698, Hanover County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F17409  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
    • Robert Beverley married Ursula, daughter of Colonel William Byrd, of " Westover." Her tomb was formerly in the churchyard at Jamestown, but has now entirely disappeared. The following copy of the epitaph is from an old newspaper:
      [Arms.]
      " Here lyeth the body of
      Ursula Beverley late wife of Robert
      Beverley, daughter of ye Hon'ble
      Col. William Byrd, who departed
      this life the last day of October
      1698, being much lamented of all
      that knew her. Aged 16 years, II
      months and 2 daies.

  • Sources 
    1. [S72] Genealogies of Virginia Families Vol. I, from the Virginia Magazine of History and Biography.
      page 85


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