F, b. circa 1608, d. after 23 July 1657 Charts: Beresford, Dorothy - Descendant Chart |Dorothy Beresford was born circa 1608 at prob., Godmersham, Co. Kent. She married Maj. John Brodnax, Gent. on 29 October 1629 at Chartham, Co. Kent. Dorothy Beresford died after 23 July 1657 at York County, VA.
OCC Member #1650.[S3] , 1650.[S39] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry-Richardson, 2006 Update.
Major John Brodnax Gent.
M, b. 23 October 1608, d. before 23 July 1657 Charts Beresford, Dorothy - Descendant Chart; Maj. John Brodnax Gent. was baptized on 23 October 1608 at Godmersham, Co. Kent. He married Dorothy Beresford on 29 October 1629 at Chartham, Co. Kent. Maj. John Brodnax Gent., died before 23 July 1657 at York County, VA.
Maj. John Brodnax was the son of Thomas Brodnax, Gent., of Godmersham, Kent by his second wife, Elizabeth Taylor, daughter of John Taylor, Esq.
Children of Maj. John Brodnax Gent. and Dorothy Beresford:
1. Thomas Brodnax
2. John Brodnax
3. William Brodnax
4. Robert Brodnax+ b. 16 May 1641, d. 4 Oct 1688
5. Elizabeth Brodnax
6. Martha Brodnax
Major Brodnax supported the Crown throughout the English Civil War. So, after the downfall of King Charles I, he left the country and emigrated to York County, Virginia about 1640.
Richardson, Douglas; Everingham, Kimball G., Editor. Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, Vol. I 565-566. 2013. Salt Lake City, Utah.