Richard Massey

Richard Massey

Male 1661 -

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  • Name Richard Massey 
    Born 13 Aug 1661  Puddington, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Person ID I2700  avefamily
    Last Modified 26 Mar 2007 

    Father Edward Massey,   b. 20 Dec 1612, Burton-in-Wirral, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1674, Burton-in-Wirral, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother Alice Brathwayt,   b. Burton-in-Wirral, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1666, Burton-in-Wirral, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F794  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Unknown Unknown 
    Children 
     1. Hezekiah Massey,   b. 1680-1685,   d. 1727, Bertie Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
    +2. Joseph Massey,   b. ca 1686-1691, Brunswick Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1760, Brunswick Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years)
     3. Richard Massey,   b. 1690-1697, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1740, Brunswick Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
    Last Modified 26 Mar 2007 
    Family ID F789  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Aug 1661 - Puddington, Cheshire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Histories
    Massey Family Genealogy Chart
    Massey Family Genealogy Chart
    Richard Massey is in Generation 19, born. 13 Aug 1661.

  • Notes 
    • Excellent new source for Massey genealogy: "Massey Genealogy 2000", by William M. Massey, Jr.

      per this source:

      Richard first appears in the records of Charles City Co., VA in 1693.

      Richard Massey emigrated to VA summer of 1684, his family joining him by 1690-91. By 1702 he was well est'd in Charles City Co., VA and was serving as a Pvt in Capt. Joseph Wynn's company of dragoons. Had 3 sons: Hezekiah (settled in Granville Co., NC) , Joseph and Richard (both settled in Brunswick Co., VA). Each son left a will: Hezekiah, 1727, Bertie Co., NC, Joseph, 1760, and Richard, 1740, both in Brunswick Co., VA.