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 William Roscow

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William Roscow

Birth
Chorley, Chorley Borough, Lancashire, England
Death 27 Nov 1700 (aged 38)
Newport News, Newport News City, Virginia, USA
Burial Beverly Hills, Newport News City, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 66801383 View Source
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Under this stone lyeth the Body of William Roscow Gentle-
man who was born at Charley in the County of Lancaster on
the 30th day of
November Anno dom 1661
And departed this life at Blunt Point in Ye County of
Warwick the X day of
November Anno dom 1705
And in the 36th year of his age
Also here lies the body of Mary wife
of above William Roscow
And Daughter of Col. Wm. Wilson
of Elizabeth City County who
was born in Oct. 1675
and dyed Jan. the 11, 1741, in the
67th year of her age

Gravesite Details a picture of the tomb is available in the book "Endless Harbor" from Parke Rouse on page 8. Stone is said to be the oldest in VA. Picture of tomb in book shows signs of vandalism.


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  • Maintained by: The Cemetery Lady
  • Originally Created by: P Fazzini
  • Added: 12 Mar 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 66801383
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/66801383/william-roscow : accessed ), memorial page for William Roscow (30 Nov 1661–27 Nov 1700), Find a Grave Memorial ID 66801383, citing Blount Point Cemetery, Beverly Hills, Newport News City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by The Cemetery Lady (contributor 47893478) .