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Richard Taliaferro, Sr
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Birth: 1660
Virginia, USA
Death: 1715
Richmond County
Virginia, USA

He and his younger brother, Charles, were under age in 1682 in Essex County, VA.


Richard married Sarah Wingfield about 1694 (See George H. S. King's "Marriages of Richmond County," p. 203)

He lived out of Virginia from 1688 to 1704, during which time he was a ship captain and owner and was Chief Judge and member of the Royal Council of the Bahaman Islands, 1699-1703. He has been called "The Pirate."

During the Bahamian governorship of his step-father, Colonel Cadwallader Jones, in 1704, Richard was in Newport, Rhode Island.

Richard died intestate in Richmond County in 1715. An Inventory of his estate was made in Richmond Co., VA.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Robert Taliaferro (1626 - 1671)
  Katherine Debnam Taliaferro (1630 - 1686)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Wingfield Taliaferro (1669 - 1728)
 
 Children:
  Sarah Taliaferro Turner*
  Martha Taliaferro Turner (____ - 1726)*
  Charles Taliaferro (1690 - 1721)*
  Richard Taliaferro (1700 - 1721)*
  Catherine Taliaferro Hooe (1706 - 1737)*
 
 Siblings:
  Robert Taliaferro (1652 - 1688)*
  Francis Taliaferro (1654 - 1710)*
  John Taliaferro (1656 - 1720)*
  Mary Johnson (1658 - 1695)*
  Richard Taliaferro (1660 - 1715)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Maintained by: Ms Koch
Originally Created by: P Fazzini
Record added: Oct 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43720527
 


- PedersenAnc
 Added: Dec. 20, 2013
my 7th great grand father by his daughter Martha who married Col. T.A. Turne
- Nadine
 Added: Oct. 31, 2013
8th great grandfather
- Lady Angela Carnes
 Added: Jun. 5, 2013
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