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Col John Catlett, Sr
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Birth: 1624
Kent, England
Death: Apr. 18, 1670
Port Royal
Caroline County
Virginia, USA

John Catlett was a son of John Catlet, (ye younger) and Sarah (Hawkins) Catlet.

On 12-Mar-1625/6 John was christened at St. Peter's, Canterbury, Eng. In England John married (first) Miss Lucas. They were the parents of Nicholas Catlett and Thomas Catlett.

John Catlett became the third husband of Elizabeth (Underwood) (Taylor) Slaughter in January, 1663 in Rappahannock County., VA.

John and Elizabeth were the parents of Col. John Catlett, Jr., Elizabeth (Catlett) Taliaferro, Sarah (Catlett) Taliaferro, and William Catlett.

Col. John Catlett came in 1650 to the banks of the Rappanahannock River VA. He was a colonel in the Colonial Militia of Rappahnock County. He was killed while defending the fort near Port Royal from the Indians in 1654 in Lancaster County, VA. He was a Vestryman of Sittingbourne Parish in Va; active in campaigns against the Indians; 1 of 3 Commissioners chosen to settle the boundry between Virginia & Maryland; Sheriff; and Presiding Justice of Rappahannock Co., VA. John left an estate in Kent County, England to provide an education for his children in England. John owned over 12,000 acres in VA with Ralph Rowzee, his half brother.

Name: John Catlet
Gender: Male
Baptism Date: 12 Mar 1625
Baptism Place: All Saints Church, Canterbury, Kent, England
Father: John Catlet
FHL Film Number: 1751623
Reference ID: item 5 p 51
Original data: England, Births and Christenings, 1538-1975. Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013.
Family links: 
  Elizabeth Underwood Butler (1632 - 1673)*
  Thomas Catlett*
  John Catlett (1658 - 1724)*
  Elizabeth Catlett Taliaferro (1663 - 1717)*
  Sarah Catlett Taliaferro-Short (1666 - ____)*
*Calculated relationship
Maintained by: Dee Winter
Originally Created by: Elreeta Weathers
Record added: Mar 01, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 86108560

Grandfather from so very long ago - Rest In Heavenly Peace
- m.g.
 Added: Jun. 11, 2015

- Kathryn Sinclair Lanier
 Added: Jun. 10, 2015
My 10th Great Grandfather. RIP.
- Rick Yaeger
 Added: May. 1, 2015
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