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Francis West

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Gov Francis West
Born in Salisbury, Weltshire, Englandmap
Husband of — married in Salisbury, Wiltshire, Englandmap
Husband of — married [location unknown]
Husband of — married to in Jamestowne Colony, Virginiamap
Husband of — married in Virginia, USAmap
Father of
Died in Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colonymap
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Contents

Biography

Name

Name: Governor Francis /West/[1][2]

Birth

Birth: 28 OCT 1586, Salisbury, Wiltshire, England[3][4]
Christening: 28 OCT 1586, Wherewell, Hampshire, England[5]

Death

Death: Gov. Francis West, 1634, Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA[6]
Death: Lady Temperance Flowerdew, AFT 1633, Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA[7]

Occupation

Occupation: Deputy Governor of Virginia
Date: BET 1627 AND 1629
Place: Virginia, USA[8]

Residence

Francis emigrated to Virginia, and was elected to the Council in 1609. [9]
Residence: 1624, James City County, Virginia, USA[10]

Governor

Francis West was appointed Governor of Virginia 14 November 1627. [11]
Deputy Governor of Virginia BET 1627 - 1629[12]
Mission: Capt. John Smith vs Capt. Frances West (Jamestown president-in-waiting) Fort West[5]
Note: Governor of Virginia, 1627-1629, according to the article, "Lord Delaware: Governor Who Named Hampton."

Marriage

Husband: Governor Francis West
Wife: Lady Temperance Flowerdew
Marriage: 31 MAR 1628[13]
Husband: Governor Francis West
Wife: Margaret Blayney
Marriage: 06 FEB 1626[14]
Husband: Governor Francis West
Wife: Jane Davye
Marriage: DEC 1628, Virginia, USA[15]
Husband: Governor Francis West
Wife: @I22652@
Marriage: 27 FEB 1639, Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA[16]
Husband: Governor Francis West
Wife: Margaret UNK Mrs. Francis West
Marriage: 1605, Salisbury, Wiltshire, England[17]
He married first, before 6 Feb 1625, Margaret (Unknown), widow of Edward Blayney. They had one son, Francis, and one daughter, Elizabeth. [18]
Francis married second, at James City, Virginia, Lady Temperance Flowerdew, widow of George Yeardlay, Knight and Governor of Virginia, on 31 MAR 1628. [12] She died in December of 1628. Administration on her estate was granted in England on 14 February 1628/9. [19]
Francis West married third, Jane Davye, daughter of Henry Davye, Knight. [20]
"Francis was a legatee in the 1633 will of his mother, Anne West, Lady de la Warr." [21]
His will was proven, 28 April 1634, Eastern Shores, Virginia. [5] [22]
"Francis West, Esq., died in Virginia, leaving a will dated 17 December 1629," [23] (although family trees exist showing his death about 1634 in Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts). [12] [5]

Sources

  • Source: S34 Ancestry.com, Public Member Trees, Publication: The Generations Network, Inc.; (Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006); Repository: #R1
  • Repository: R1 www.ancestry.com
  1. Source: #S34 Record for Temperance Flowerdew
  2. Source: #S34 Record for Francis West
  3. Source: #S34 Record for Temperance Flowerdew
  4. Source: #S34 Record for Francis West
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3
    S-2133152780. Ancestry Family Trees 8358841; S26. Ancestral File (R) LDS. 1987, June 1998, data as of 5 January 1998). Family History Library Address: 35 N West Temple Street, Salt Lake City, Utah 84150.
  6. Source: #S34 Record for Francis West
  7. Source: #S34 Record for Temperance Flowerdew
  8. Source: #S34 Record for Temperance Flowerdew
  9. Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families
  10. Source: #S34 Record for Francis West
  11. Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families
  12. 12.0 12.1 12.2
  13. Source: #S34 Record for Temperance Flowerdew
  14. Source: #S34 Record for Francis West
  15. Source: #S34 Record for Francis West
  16. Source: #S34 Record for Francis West
  17. Source: #S34 Record for Francis West
  18. Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families
  19. Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families
  20. Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families
  21. Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families
  22. Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families
  23. Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families
  • Cyndie-ancestors_2013-12-29.ged on Dec 29, 2013.
  • Profile created through the import of indygrandma.ged on 02 January 2011.
  • West-5239 was created by Michael Thomas through the import of Gov.FrancisWest-ancestors_2014-04-01.ged on Apr 1, 2014.







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