Governor Robert Porteous

Governor Robert Porteous

Male 1679 - 1758  (79 years)    Has one ancestor and more than 250 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Robert Porteous 
    Prefix Governor 
    Relationshipwith Francis Fox
    Born 1679  Tidewater, Richmond, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 8 Aug 1758  Ripon, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I153248  Geneagraphie
    Last Modified 9 Aug 2001 

    Father Edward Porteous,   b. Abt 1640, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 24 Oct 1700, Virginia USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Family ID F61084  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mildred Warner Smith,   b. 20 Feb 1682, Purton Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1725, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Married 17 Aug 1700  Purton, Gloucester, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Children 
     1. Robert Porteus,   b. 1705, Newbottle, VA. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1754, Bedford Co., VA. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
    +2. Elizabeth Porteous,   b. 1728, Lancaster Co., VA. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 9 Aug 2001 
    Family ID F61065  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth Jenings,   b. Abt 1673,   d. 20 Jan 1753, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Married Abt 1720 
    Children 
     1. Bishop Beilby Porteous,   b. 8 May 1731, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1808, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 9 Aug 2001 
    Family ID F61083  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Was Acting govenor of Virginia in 1638.

  • Sources 
    1. [S3366] Colonial and Revolutionary Lineages of America, (The American Historical Company Inc , New York, 1940).

    2. [S34] Royal Descents of 500 Immigrants, Gary Boyd Roberts, (Genealogical Publishing Co., Baltimore, MD, 1993).


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