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Gen Everard Meade
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Birth: Oct. 1, 1748
Virginia, USA
Death: Sep., 1802
Amelia County
Virginia, USA

Everard Meade was the third son of David and Susannah (Everard) Meade, was born October 1, 1748.
He spent a large part of his young years at school in England, returning to Virginia about 1764.
He was a soldier of the Revolution, a Captain in the Second Virginia Regiment, Major and from 1778 to the close of the war aide-de-camp on the staff of General Benjamin Lincoln. He was a member of the Virginia convention of 1788 and one of the notable men of his day.
After the war he became Major General of the Militia.
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Some of his and Mary Egglestons' children were:
1. Seth Hodijah Baylies Meade, b. 2 Mar 1789, Amelia Co., VA
2. Mary Susanna Meade, b. 1 Oct 1791, Amelia Co., VA
3. Benjamin Lincoln Meade, b. 17 Dec 1793, Amelia Co., VA
4. Charles Gennet Meade, b. 4 May 1796, Amelia Co., VA
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Everard was first married to Mary Thornton when he was 18 years old and they lived at "The Hermitage" in Amelia County, VA.
Some of their children were:
1. David Meade, b. 10 Jan 1768, North Carolina?
2. Sarah Meade, b. 16 May 1770, North Carolina?
3. Richard Everard Meade, b. 1 Nov 1778, Amelia Co., VA.
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This cemetery is located at "The Hermitage", the Meade home in Amelia County, VA.
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 Spouses:
  Mary Thornton Meade (1748 - 1787)
  Mary Eggleston Meade (1759 - 1830)*
 
 Children:
  Richard Everard Meade (1778 - ____)*
  Richard Everard Meade (1778 - 1840)*
  Seth Hodijah Baylies Meade (1789 - 1842)*
  Benjamin Lincoln Meade (1793 - 1854)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: A son David Meade & Susanna Everard
 
Burial:
Meade Family Cemetery
Amelia County
Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: deegraver
Originally Created by: Inetha Roberts
Record added: Jul 20, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11392015
 

In memory of Everard Meade and in gratitude for his service in the Revolutionary War.
- Georgia Girl
 Added: Apr. 21, 2017
My 5th great grandfather
- MHaufe
 Added: May. 26, 2016
Rest In Peace
- vets2search
 Added: Dec. 22, 2015
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