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James Clark/Clarke[1, 2, 3]

Male Est 1732 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name James Clark/Clarke 
    Born Est 1732  Goochland, Virginia Colony Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I6582  My Reynolds Line
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2016 

    Family Susannah Elizabeth "Susan" Bibb,   b. Abt 1741, Goochland, Virginia Colony Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1787, Norfolk, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 46 years) 
    Married 19 May 1762  Goochland Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James Bibb Clark/Clarke,   b. 1769, Amelia or Prince Edward Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Richard Clark/Clarke,   b. 5 Jun 1765, Amelia Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 22 May 2015 
    Family ID F3934  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    John Bibb Deeds
    John Bibb Deeds
    6577John Bibb.JPG
    Court Records, Abstracts  for Bibbs of Colonial Virginia
    Court Records, Abstracts for Bibbs of Colonial Virginia
    6581-6577 Bibbs.jpg
    Deeds - Prince Edward Co. Will of Thomas Clarke husband of Susannah Bibb
    Deeds - Prince Edward Co. Will of Thomas Clarke husband of Susannah Bibb
    Clark-Bibb.jpg
    1787 Tax List Henrico Co., Virginia and Richmond City: Giles Carter, Michael Turpin....
    1787 Tax List Henrico Co., Virginia and Richmond City: Giles Carter, Michael Turpin....
    1787-Tax-List.pdf
    Goochland County, Virginia Marriage Record Abstracts: Wales-Skelton
    Goochland County, Virginia Marriage Record Abstracts: Wales-Skelton
    GoochlandMarriagesWalesSkelton.jpg

  • Notes 
    • Susannah Bibb:
      Father: John Bibb b: ABT 1703 in Henrico, Virginia
      Mother: Susanna Bigger b: ABT 1711 in Goochland, Virginia
      Marriage 1 James Clarke b: ABT 1735 in Prince Edward, Virginia, United States
      Married: 19 MAY 1762 in Goochland, Virginia
      Children
      Richard Clark b: 5 JUN 1765 in , Amelia, Virginia
      Thomas Clarke b: ABT 1765
      Lucy Clarke b: ABT 1767
      James Bibb Clarke b: ABT 1769
      John Clarke b: ABT 1771
      Marriage 2 John Bigger b: ABT 1725 in Prince Edward, Virginia Married: ABT 1746
      Children
      Tommy Bigger b: ABT 1751
      Andrew Bigger b: ABT 1752
      Sally H. Bigger b: ABT 1753
      William C. Bigger b: ABT 1754
      Samuel Bigger b: ABT 1755
      James Bibb Bigger b: ABT 1756
      Mary Bigger b: ABT 1758
      Susannah Bigger b: ABT 1760
      John Bigger b: ABT 1762
    • John Bibb of Goochland is the third generation of this family in this country. His grandfather Benjamin Bibb came from Wales to Hanover Co., Virginia. Whom he married is not known. It is said he was a Huguenot who fled to Wales after the revocation of Edict of Nantes, 1685. He had three sons; James, William and Thomas. William Bib had issue: 1) John Bibb; 2) Nancy who married Robert Edwards; 3) Mary married Barton Key [William & Mary Quarterly, VII,103. The son, John of Goochland (Will 24 May, 1769; proved 17 Jul 1769)in 1738 entered 800 acres in Amelia County on Buffalo River and in 1745 1200 acres and in 1759 150 acres married Susannah, d/o William Bigger; His will mentions: "Sons Richard, John, James, William and daughters Susannah wife of James Clark (whom she married 19 May, 1762); Elizabeth, wife of William Farrar; my granddaughter, Lucy Clark, my granddaughter, Susannah Eliz. Bibb; my father-in-law, William Bigger"

  • Sources 
    1. [S69] Goochland Records, http://reynoldspatova.org/showmedia.php?mediaID=8538&medialinkID=10920.
      19 May 1762 James Clark born abt 1735 in Prince Edward, [Amelia] Married 19 May 1762 in Goochland, Virginia; [probably born in Goochland too]
      James Clark, of Amelia Co., to Susanna Bibb, d/o John Bibb; sec, William Bibb. JOhn Bibb's letter of consent; witn., John Bigger, Will Bibb, John Bibb, Jr. (See Document at above address)

    2. [S48] Ancestry Link, http://worldconnect.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=mison&id=I448.
      Susannah Bibb, d/o John Bibb
      Father: John Bibb b: ABT 1703 in Henrico, Va.,
      Mother: Susanna Bigger b: ABT 1711, Goochland, Va.
      Marriage 1 James Clarke b: ABT 1735, Pr. Ed., Va
      Married: 19 MAY 1762 in Goochland, Virginia
      Children
      Richard Clark b: 5 JUN 1765, Amelia, Virginia
      Thomas Clarke b: ABT 1765
      Lucy Clarke b: ABT 1767
      James Bibb Clarke b: ABT 1769
      John Clarke b: ABT 1771
      Marriage 2 John Bigger b: ABT 1725, Pr. Ed., Va. Married: ABT 1746
      Children
      Tommy Bigger b: ABT 1751
      Andrew Bigger b: ABT 1752
      Sally H. Bigger b: ABT 1753
      William C. Bigger b: ABT 1754
      Samuel Bigger b: ABT 1755
      James Bibb Bigger b: ABT 1756
      Mary Bigger b: ABT 1758
      Susannah Bigger b: ABT 1760
      John Bigger b: ABT 1762

    3. [S46] Marriage Record/Certificate, http://nyvagenealogy.homestead.com/MVA1760.html.
      May 20. 1762; James Clark + Susannah Bibb Goochland Douglas