what was the name of the ship that robert bolling came to jamestown on

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Depends on required more information.  Is this your robert:

Thomas Rolfe's wife is said (though there is no proof of the correct- 
ness of the statement) to have been a Miss Poythress, and he had an only 
child, Jane, who married in 1675 Col. Robert Boiling and died in 1676. 
Among the James City records (now destroyed) was the following deed, 
communicated to the "Southern Literary Messenger" by the once well- 
known Virginia antiquary, Richard Randolph: "This Indenture made 
1st October 1698 between John Boiling of the County of Henrico and 
parish of Varina, Gent, son and heir of Jane late wife of Robert Boiling, 
of Charles City County, Gent, which Jane was the only child of Thomas 
Rolfe, dec'd, conveying to William Brown, of the parish of Wilmington, 
in the County of James City, one thousand acres of land commonly called 
the Fort on Chickahonimy River, as per patent granted to Thomas 
Rolfe (this was Fort Chickahominy granted him in 1646). 


by Living Lechner G2G6 Mach 6 (65.7k points)
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On October 2, 1660, at the age of fourteen, Bolling arrived in the colony of Virginia.

Robt Bolling the son of John and Mary Bolling of All Halloway's Barking Parish Tower street London was born the 26th day of December 1646 and came to Virginia October ye 2d 1660 and in the year 75 married Jane the daughter of Thomas Rolfe Gent by whom he had one son John Bolling born ye 27th day of Jan y 1676 She dying he

The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, Volume 7, 1899, pages 352-353.


by Living Lechner G2G6 Mach 6 (65.7k points)
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