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Richard was born in 1540. Richard Odell ... He passed away in 1611. 
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Generation 1: Richard Of Newport1 O'Dell was born 1490 in England. He married Catherine Mangus. Notes for Richard Of Newport O'Dell: BIOGRAPHY The following information from Andrea O'Dell; email@example.com,07/30/04: Early Odells from England 1400-1600:For listers interested in the Royal Ancestery of the O'Dells, I'll share what I have soon, and it's quite lengethy. The Royal ancestery is very disputed, however. There are many published accounts authenticating it - which I'll share -- and a few published accounts which refute it (which I'll also share). I'm leaning toward the royal ancestery being legitimate. William O'Dell (1601-1676) is a member of "America's Founding Families" There are (3) O'Dell families ariving in America in the 1600's: Richard O'Dell, arrived 1617; see Peter Wilson Coldham's: The Complete Book of Emigrants, p. 88; William O'Dell, arrived 1639,; see Merieth B. Colket, Founders of Early American Families, p. 209; Henry O'Dell, arrived 1654; see Nell Marion Nugent, Abstracts of Virginia Land Patents, 1623-1666, p. 290.n Child of Richard O'Dell and Catherine Mangus is: + 2 i. Richard Of Newport2 O'Dell, born 1518 in England. Generation No. 2
Generation 2: Richard Of Newport2 O'Dell (Richard Of Newport1) was born 1518 in England. He married Anne Rogers. Notes for Richard Of Newport O'Dell: BIOGRAPHY The O'Dell line from Thomas 1517 back to O'Dell of Cranford 1436 supplied by Rod Davis, firstname.lastname@example.org. I have not verified this yet. Child of Richard O'Dell and Anne Rogers is: + 3 i. Richard Of Newport3 O'Dell, born 1540 in England; died 21 November 1636 in Newport, Pagnall, Bucks, England. Generation No. 3
Richard Of Newport3 O'Dell (Richard Of Newport2, Richard Of Newport1) was born 1540 in England, and died 21 November 1636 in Newport, Pagnall, Bucks, England. He married Elizabeth Pierce. She was born 1540. Notes for Richard Of Newport O'Dell: BIOGRAPHY 2 Andrea O'Dell, email@example.com; has the following: Richard O'Dell (1490) marr: Catherine Mangus. Richard O'Dell (1518) marr: Anne Rogers Richard of Newporrt O'Dell (1540), marr: Elizabeth Pierce or (Perst/Peirde) Richard of Newport O'Dell (1576) marr: Martha Nichols in Newport, Pagnall, England, transcript of his Will, naming William as beneficiary, is available. [BO: Source:BO]: See: New England Hist and Gen Society "NEGHS", Bedfordshire, England Parish records, Savages Genealogical Dictionary, Jacobus' Old Families of Fairfield, and many other sources, etc. If you are a descendant of William O'Dell (1601) you are entitled to membership in seveeral pedigree societies. See Americas Founding Families home page www.linkline.com/personal/xymox/ for information on which societies apply, as well as information on how to apply for membership. Free sites: Savage's New England Dictionary: www.usigs.org/library/books/ma/savage/savage.htm See William O'Dell America's Founding Families: www.linkline.com/personal/xymox/ See William O'Dell, Tompkins family Witch Trial of Goody Knapp: www.geocities.com/mayes_deb/newengland/goody1.htm#Top See Testimony of Goodwife (Rebecca O'Dell SR or JR) Great Genealogy source for Colonial Odells in general, and particularly Colonial Odells in Virginia: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~genbel/august/varecordsaug.ht m Great Colonial Odell site, but with a yearly membeership fee: www.newenglandancestors.org Child of Richard O'Dell and Elizabeth Pierce is: + 4 i. John4 O'Dell, born 1574; died 1656.
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