Anderson in Gloucester County

Anderson in Gloucester County

Late 18th century tax records 
indicate the presence of:


18th century Virginia patent records 
reveal the presence of:

Matthew 06/09/1790 Gloucester Co
8.5a adj Newbottles
grants 22/295

Matthew 04/28/1800 Gloucester Co
35a co-patent with Philip Tabb
grants 43/611

Richard 03/18/1662 Gloucester Co
200a north side of York River SE of creek dividing Robert Hubbard land
patents 5/177

William 03/11/1675/76 Gloucester Co
60a adj his own Maj. Lewis & Nettles

1810 Virginia Census

Anderson, Mary        Gloucester       399  30010-11111-0,9


It is possible that Edward, John and Matthew are descendents of the early Anderson family that occupied the York River Watershed and was begun by Richard Anderson, however I have encountered no documentation which establishes their association.

The MIDI file of "Why Have My Loved Ones Gone" (lyrics) by Stephen Collins Foster (1826-1864) is used by permission of Benjamin Robert Tubb from his website at Public Domain Music

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