no image

Virginia Dare (1587 - bef. 1590)

Privacy Level: Open (White)
Virginia Dare
Born in Roanoke Island, Virginiamap
Ancestors ancestors
[spouse(s) unknown]
Died before in Roanoke Island, Virginiamap
Profile manager: Matt Pryber private message [send private message]
Profile last modified | Created 24 Nov 2014
This page has been accessed 566 times.

Categories: Namesakes US Counties | English Notables.

Notables
Virginia Dare is notable.
Join: Notables Project
Discuss: notables

Biography

Virginia Dare was the first child born to English parents in America. She was the granddaughter of explorer/colonizer, John White.

Virginia, as well as the entire population of Roanoke Island, had vanished when John White returned in August of 1590 from a restocking trip to England. [1]

Legacy

Sources

  1. Between Two Worlds by Malcolm Gaskill, page xxi


More Genealogy Tools



Sponsored Search




Search
Searching for someone else?
First: Last:

DNA
No known carriers of Virginia's ancestors' mitochondrial DNA have taken an mtDNA test.

Have you taken a DNA test for genealogy? If so, login to add it. If not, see our friends at Ancestry DNA.



Collaboration

D  >  Dare  >  Virginia Dare