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Edward Littleton (abt. 1640 - abt. 1663)

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Col Edward Littleton
Born about in Northampton, Colony of Virginiamap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married about in Northampton, Colony of Virginiamap
[children unknown]
Died about in Northampton, Colony of Virginiamap
Littleton-335 created 13 Sep 2015 | Last modified | Last edit: 17 Dec 2017
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Col. Edward Littleton, born about !640, mar. (a) Sarah Douglas of Northampton Co Va. at age 12 in 1658, she died in childbirth, mar. (b) Frances Robins, youngest daughter of Col. Obedience & Grace O'Neill Waters Robins.. He died 1663.

Colonel Edward Littleton, served as justice of Northampton County in 1657 [1]

Noble Ancestry

John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster continues through many generations to Sir. Edward Littleton, Knt. of Hensley, co. Salop, and his son Nathaniel Littleton, b. Hopton Castle, co. Salop, baptised 22 Dec 1605; d. Northampton Va. Oct-Dec 1654, mar. c!638 Ann Southey, b. Somerset Eng c!620; d. Northampton Co VA, will prob. 28 Oct 1656.

See "Relationship of the Littletons to the Rulers of England, the Lancastrian Lineage, Edward III, King of England," p. 285.


  1. LITTLETON, LAWYERS AND ROYALTY, From Newsletter of the Tazewell Family, No. 19. Aug. 1993 C. W. Tazewell, Editor ISSN 1058-4331 Copyright 1993 by C. W. Tazewell Published by W. S. Dawson Co.

See Also:

  • "The Littleton Heritage," by Matthew M. Wise, Columbia, SC: Wentworth Corp., 1994, p. 5.
  • Weis, Frederick Lewis & Sheppard, Walter Lee, 1911- & Beall, William Ryland & Beall, Kaleen E (2004). Ancestral roots of certain American colonists who came to America before 1700 : lineages from Alfred the Great, Charlemagne, Malcolm of Scotland, Robert the Strong, and other historical individuals (8th ed. / edited with additions and corrections by William R. Beall and Kaleen E. Beall). Genealogical Pub. Co, Baltimore, Md

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