1266. Capt. Gabrielle O’Dyer & 1267. Mary ? [England, VA]
~1613, Gabriel born in London, England.
They lived in Cornwall, England.
1638, there were 758 settlers resident in Barbados who possessed more than 10 acres of land: Odyer, Gabrielle; …
They immigrated to Westmoreland Co., VA.
2/20/1650, Gabriell Odyer, certified for 100 acres of land for importing himself and wife, Mary.
9/16/1651, Gabriel granted 450 acres on the eastern shore of the Herring Branch of Nomini Riverby William Berkeley for bring 9 persons to the colony. [Gabriel Odyer patented several other tracts and his name was variously spelled Odgar, Odger, Odier, Odgir and Odgior, in one case two different was in the same patent.]
12/10/1651, Gabriel sold the 450 acres to Wm Stradder.
10/12/1653, land patent of John Wood … the land of Gabriel Odgir.
9/6/1654, Robert Yoe … upon land of Gabriel Odgar - Herring Creek.
3/8/1655, Mary Odyer wife of Gabriel assigns her interest to Wm Stradder.
Bef. 1/20/1659, Gabriel died in VA. (S) Inv. Of Capt. Gabriell Odyer.
5/17/1660, Henry Vincent is guardian of Capt. Odyer’s children.
Children of Gabrielle and Mary:
i. Mary O’Dyer, born ?.
Coll. Nich; Spencer the securities of Thomas Cosder guardian of Mary and Charitie Odger - acct - payments made to John Bedle etc Mary Beadle alias Odger (ballance of her part) Capt Lord the present guardian of Charitie Odger (her Part).
Mary married Nathaniel Butler, s/o Thomas & Joan Christopher.
Bef. 11/9/1673, Mary died. Jno Hardy and wife Charrity - by death of my sister Mary Butler late wife of Nathaniel Butler.
ii. Charlotte “Charity” O’Dyer ( 633), born ~1640.