Elizabeth Thompson Summers

Virginia, USA
Death 1693 (aged 38–39)
Middlesex County, Virginia, USA
Burial Christchurch, Middlesex County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 135790164 · View Source
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Wife of John Summers Sr.

Orphan of William & Eleanor Thompson
Marriage: John Summers on January 10, 1675 in Middlesex, Virginia
Burial: Christ Church, Middlesex, Virginia

1659: 24 May 1659. Ordered that a heifer named Bramble marked with a crop on the left ear & a hole & a square on the right ear and left by Peter Montague decd to the child of William Thompson his son-in-law, be recorded for the use of that child. p 84.
1674: William Cheney named as legal guardian of Elizabeth Thompson, orphan of William Thompson (from Lancaster County Order books)
1675: 10 Jan 1675. John Summers as marrying Elizabeth Thompson, one of the orphans of William Thompson decd. Book 1, p 49.
1686: 9 Mar 1686. Administration of the estate of William Thompson is granted to his sister Elizabeth Sumers and her husband John Sumers. Book 2, p 281

Before 1 Oct 1694 in Middlesex Co, VA. John Summers married his second wife Ann.

Children of John Summers and Elizabeth Thompson, according to online family trees:
John Summers b&d 1683
John Summers b. 14 Nov 1686
Catherine Summers b. c1688
Elizabeth Summers bapt 16 Mar 1690 (married James B. Clark)
William Summers b. c1692 d.1761 Northumberland Co., VA
Francis Summers bapt. 14 June 1702

Adventurers of Purse and Person by Dorman, p.655 says Eliz. Thompson Summers died 29 May 1722 and lists her 4 ch.(pp. 543-55:
John Summers bapt. 8 April 1683, d.y.
Eliz. bapt 16 Mar 1689/90
Francis bapt 14 June 1702
John Summers, "baptized 14 Nov. 1686, for whom was repatented, 25 April 1702, 175 acres in Middlesex County including 150 acres which his mother had inherited as sole heir of her father William Thompson."

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  • Created by: Ray Isbell
  • Added: 12 Sep 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 135790164
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Elizabeth Thompson Summers (1654–1693), Find A Grave Memorial no. 135790164, citing Christ Church Cemetery, Christchurch, Middlesex County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Ray Isbell (contributor 47188697) .