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Thursday, April 8, 2010

Cox 2052 Craddock

2052. William Craddock [Eng, VA]

~1570 William born in England.
1617, Deputy Governor Argall appointed William Craddock provost marshal of Bermuda Hundred of Henrico Co. (S) Chesterfield, an Old Virginia Co., Lutz., P33. [Ten residents protested William’s appointment.]

Children of William and ?:

i. William Craddock Jr, born ~1598 in England.
William 1st married ?.
William 2nd married Hester ?.
William commanded 17 individuals at Cape Charles who made salt and caught fish in return for food from the other colonists.
1645, Lt. Craddock mentioned in patent of Michael Master.
5/6/1655, widow Hester Craddock, planning to marry John Powell, gave away her cattle to her three children: Robert Craddock, who was then about fifteen years of age, Hester Craddock, and Joan Craddock. Michael Master, the above neighbor of Lt. Craddock, was among the witnesses to the deed.
Children of ?:
William Craddock III, born ~1620.
Children of Hester:
Robert Craddock, born ~1640.
Hester Craddock, born ~1642.
Joan Craddock, born ~1644.

ii. Robert Craddock ( 1026), born ~1600 in England.