1643 - 1687 (44 years)
||George SYMES |
||Antigua, British West Indies
(1) Brockman, William Everett, Orange County Virginia Families, Vol. III, Minneapolis, MN: 1959, pp. 66-76:
GEORGE SYMES (born 1743 [sic]), son of Thomas Symes & wife Amy Bridges, was of West Indies. He md. Dorothy, only child of Thomas Everard of Island of Antigua in West Indies Gent. and his wife was Eliz. Geo. Symes d. 1687 leaving his bro. Henry with others as guardian of his children, Geo., John, Eliz., Christopher, & Henry but leaving hardly any estate.
Although very young Geo. Symes' sons were forced to earn their living. When old enough, Henry, the youngest, went to sea. In 1687, the year of his father's death, Geo. Symes made his way to Va. where he found work in Surry Co. with Thomas Matthews and others. But in 1698 he left Va. for Antigua.
GEORGE SYMES, son of THOMAS SYMES and his wife AMY BRIDGES, was b. c 1643 in Somerset, England, d. 1687, in Island of Antigua in West Indies; m. Dorothy, d. after Apr. 30, 1705-6, dau. of Thomas Everard, Gent. & his wife Eliz. Issue:
1. George of whom later.
2. John, d. unmarried before 1699
3. Eliz., married Ulysses Athey
||Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
||26 Feb 2017 |
||Thomas SYMES, b. Between 1615 and 1620, Gloucestershire, England , d. 1682, Somersetshire, England (Age ~ 67 years) |
||Amy BRIDGES, b. Abt 1604, Keynsham Parish, Somersetshire, England , d. Abt 1663, Poundisford, Pitminster Parish, Somersetshire, England (Age ~ 59 years) |
||03 Jun 1640
||Keynsham Parish, Somersetshire, England
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