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Subject: [ELDRIDGE-L] POCAHONTAS' DESCENDANTS (Part 3 of 3)
Date: Tue, 19 Sep 2000 19:52:32 EDT
(Part 3 of 3)
58 Martha Eldridge (10/23/1749- ), m. John Harris of Goochland
59 Jane Eldridge, m. John Robinson
In the digital numbering system, in order to avoid confusion, the tenth child
of a descendant is
lettered x; the eleventh child is lettered a; the twelfth child is
lettered b; etc., with the letters
x, a, b, etc., being used in lieu of digits.
OMSS shows the following data (the numbers, which do not appear in OMSS, are
those employed in this volume.
(513) m. Thomson
(516) m. John Johnson
OMSS = An old manuscript (early 19th Century) now or formerly in the
possession of Robert T. Collidge, Historian of The Monticello Association,
and probably use din the preparation of MEMOIR.
MEMOIR = Bolling, Robert. A MEMOIR OF A PORTION OF THE BOLLING FAMILY IN
ENGLAND AND VIRGINIA (1868).
CORRECTIONS AND ADDITIONS TO
by Stuart E. Brown, Jr., Lorraine F. Myers and Eileen M.
THE POCAHONTAS FOUNDATION
Additions and corrections to POCAHONTAS DESCENDANTS are included in this
volume. Any other suggestions as regards additions or corrections to
POCAHONTAS DESCENDANTS or to this volume are cordially invited and
earnestly requested. Please write to The Pocahonas Foundation, P. O. Box
Berryville, Virginia 22611.
5 Martha Bolling, m. Thomas Eldridge. Rochedale Hundred
(now known as Jones Neck) was on the south side of the James
River, opposite Curles Neck Elizabeth Jones, mother of Thomas
Eldridge, is shown as the dau. of Sarah Howell Jones. Reference:
John Bennett Boddies HISTORICAL SOUTHERN FAMILIES.
Vol. Xx, page 32.
51 Thomas Eldridge III (ca. 1737 in Sussex County - 1822 in Madison
County, AL). A Revolutionary War Soldier. M. Winifred Jones Miller
511 Thomas Eldridge IV (ca. 1777-ca. 1824 in Sussex County, m.
3/24/1804 Elizabeth Hall (b. ca. 1780 in Virginia).
5118 Rolfe Eldridge (11/6/1807 in Sussex County - 4/30/1859 in Woodruff
County, AR), m. 11/28/1828, in Sussex County, Caroline
Mary Hall (1/28/1807 in Sussex County - 1890 Woodruff County),
dau. of Dr. John and Martha Hall. Rolfe and Caroline migrated on
Germantown, Shelby County TN, between 1836 and early 1837.
Sometime after 1850 Rolfe and Caroline Eldridge moved to the
Gregory Community in Woodruff County, AR.
512 Judith Eldridge (b. Nottoway County - d. 8/30/1856 in Franklin
County, AL) m. in Nottoway County, Henry Cox III (b. in Nottoway
County 1/22/11774-11/26/1921 in Franklin County, AL).
5122 Ann Harris Cox (5/5/1800 in Nottoway County - 1/22/1864 in
Franklin County), m. 12/5/1816, in Madison County, AL, William
Stratton Jones (12/30/1798 in Amelia County-1/30/1870 in Franklin
The following data is from Hearsts Sunday American, Atlanta, April 12,
513 Rev. David Thompson, b. Glasgow (educated at University of Edinburgh).
In 1809, the Thompsons moved to Madison County, AL.
52 Jenny Eldridge is Jane Eldridge known as Aunt Jenny.
541 Maj. James Boswell Ferguson (b. 1781-96 V 212). The Fergusons
lived at La Valee, Goochland County.
5527 David Mann Branch (six lines) Fouchee Street).
561 Rolfe Eldridge, Jr. See 20 W (1) 207.
5632 Ann Elizabeth Eldridge (d. 1848), m. Thomas Henry Garrett
5633 John Rolfe Eldridge, m. 9/20/1848 Eliza Maria Hanes
5634 David Walker Eldridge, m. Amanda Hooker
5635 Susan Bolling Eldridge (5/10/1830-7/5/1896), m. 3/7/1855
5636 Courtney Wythe Eldridge
5637 Mary Virginia Eldridge (3/19/1836- )
58 (to be omitted) - It is believed that Martha eldidge who married
John Harris of Goochland was a daughter of Thomas and Judith
Kennon Eldridge, and was not a descendant of Pocahontas.
Marthas daughter, pamela Harris married Rev. Christopher
MacRae and Marthas son (Pamelas brother) was Eldridge Harris
(1764-1803). Wyndham Robertson apparently is in error on pages
39-and 34 of his work POCAHONTAS AND HER DESCENDANTS
(1887). See 46 V 172 and 267.
SECOND CORRECTIONS AND ADDITIONS TO
by Stuart E. Brown, Jr., Lorraine F. Myers and Eileen M.
THE POCAHONTAS FOUNDATION
A list of the names of the descendants of Pocahontas as poresently prepared by
The Pocahontas Foundation (hereinafter referred to as Foundation) is in the
volumes: POCANONTAS DESCENDANTS (1985) (hereinafter reffered to as PD),
CORRECTIONS AND ADDITIONS TO POCAHONTAS DESCENDANTS (1882)
(hereinafter referred to as C & A) and SECOND CORRECTIONS AND ADDITIONS
TO POCAHONTAS DESCENDANTS (1994). But the list does not pretend to be
complete and any and all proposed additions and corrections will be cordially
invited. Please write, sending a stamped and addressed envelope, to The
Pocahontas Foundation, P. O. Box 431, Berryville, Virginia 22611.
5 Martha Bolling, m. Thomas Eldridge. Elizabeth Jones, second wife
of Thomas Eldridge, is shown as the dau. of Sarah Edmunds Jones.
56 Rolfe Eldridge (12/29/1744 or 5-1806), of Subpoena, Buckingham
County, m. (MB 11/26/1773 Brunswick County), Susannah Everard
Walker (1754-3/27/1821), dau. of Col. George Walker, originally of
Elizabeth City County, and his wife, the former Mary Meade.
5617 Benjamin Eldridge, m. Eliza Perkins, a near kinswoman to Monroe
Perkins of Richmond who married Elizabeth (Lizzie) Langhorne,
eldest of the famed langhorne sisters.
5642 Susannah Walker Williams (10/ /1821-12/13/1906) (died in Mobile),
m. 10/26/1848 in Mobile, AL, Michael Threefoot (1822-4/30/1902)
born in Germany, died in Mobile)
NOTE: The following is a list of surnames for a continuation of the
Pochontas that is included in the book - POCAHONTAS DESCENDANTS. (I only
typed the first few generations.)
51 ALLEN, BENTLEY, BLISS, CLARK, COX, CUSHING, ELDRIDGE, ELMS,
GALLOWAY, GRAY, HALL, HALLIGAN, HARRIS, HILL, JOHNSON, JONES,
KERNACHAN, KEYES, LUSK, MILLER, MOORE, MOSELEY, MOSELEY, NEBEL, PERRY,
POVALL, POWELL, REYNOLDS, SPENCER, STEWARD,
THOMPSON, THOMSON, WATKINS, WATSON,
54 ALEXANDER, ELDRIDGE, FERGUSON, GRATTAN, KEAN
55 ADAMS, ALLY, ANDERSON, ARCHER, AUSTIN, BALDWIN, BARRETT,
BAUCAM, BAXTER, BECKER, BELL, BENEDICT, BOHANNON, BOMAN,
BRADFORD, BRADLEY, BRANCH, BROWN, BROWNE, BROYLES, BUNTING,
CALDWELL, CASEY, CAULK, CHAPMAN, CLARK, CORY, COX, CRUIKSHANK,
CUNNINGHAM, DORRITEE, DRASKOVICH, DRIPS, ELDRIDGE, EUBANK,
FLETCHER, FORD, FOWLER, GADE, GLOVER, GRAHAM, GRAMMAR,
GRAVES, GREGG, GREGORY, HADEN, HAINES, HALL, HAMMOND, HARRIS,
HARRISON, HENNEY, HERSHEY, HIATT, HODDARD, HOGE, HOLBROOK,
HOLLADAY, HOLTZ, HOUGH, HOWARD, HOWE, HUNTINGTON,
IRVING, JACOBSON, JARVIS, JENKINS, JOHNSON, JOHNSTON, JONES,
KARR, KENNEDAY, KEYS, LALICKER, LAMBERT, LANGHORNE, LAUCK,
LEITCH, LEONARD, LOVINGER, McCARTHY, McGUIRE, McKAY, McKINNEY,
MacDONALD, MANN, MAREE, MARTIN, MAY, MILLER, MONREAL, MOSLEY,
MUNSON, MURPHY, MUSE, NEAL, NELSON, NICHOLS, NOLL, PAGE,
PALMER, PANKEY, PENNINGTON, PERDUE, PERRY, POPKIN, PREUITT,
RAYBURN, REED, RIGDON, ROBERTSON, ROGERS, RUDD, RUST, RYONS,
SADLER, SCRUGGS, SHERLOCK, SIMMONS, SMITH, SOWDEN, SPARKS,
SULZBACH, SUTLERLE, SWITZLER, TATUM, TAYLOR, THUILARD, TICE,
TOWNER, TRAIL, TUCKER, VANCLEVES, VIRTS, WADDELL, WADE,
WARFIELD, WARNER, WARRENS, WATSON, WEST, WHITE, WILCOXEN,
WILEY, WILSON, WINSTON, WITT, WOOD
56 ANDERSON, ANEPOHL, AUSTIN, AYRES, BARNES, BENTLEY, BET, BLAIR,
BRINKLEY, BROCK, BURCK, BURKHALTER, BURST, CABELL, CAMPBELL,
CARUTHERS, CHEATHAM, COBB, CONNOR, COOPER, DAIUTOLO, DAPAS,
DETRICK, DRISCOLL, DUNCAN, EISSLER, ELDRIDGE, EPPIHIMER,
FITZGERALD, FLEMING, FLETCHER, FORE, FOWLER, GARRETT, GARNETT,
GILL, GILBERT, GLOVER, GRIFFIN, HALES, HAMES, HANES, HITCHCOCK,
HOLMAN, HOOKER, IRVING, JACOB, JAMES, JANAK, JONES, LEDFORD,
LEONARD, LITTLE, LOWRIE, MAHON, MARLETTE, MEDE, MOORMAN,
MORTON, MOSELEY, OWENS, PARKE, PATTERSON, PENLAND, PERKINS,
POOLE, RAGLAND, RAISIN, RENSHAW, RICE, RICHMOND, RISER, ROBERTS, ROSENBERGER,
RUTLEDGE, SAWYER, SHACKELFORD, SIPE, SMITH, STANLEY, STUART, SUHOR, THATCHER,
THREEFOOT, TURNER, VAUGHAN,
WALKER, WEBBER, WEIHE, WILLIAMS, WINGFIELD
57 BAILEY, BANKS, BENSTER, BLAND, BLUNT, BROWDER, BRYANT, BUTTS,
CHANLER, COLYER (COLLIER), COPPEDGE, CURTWRIGHT, DANIEL,
DARDEN, DIETZ, EDWARDS, ELDRIDGE, FENTRESS, GOODLOE, GRIFFIN,
HALSEY, HAVENS, HOFF, HOLLAND, HOUSTON, JAMES, JOHNSON, JONES, KELLY, KING,
KIRKLAND, LAMBERT, LANKFORD, LEWIS, MARSHALL,
MASON, MOORE, NICHOLSON, PARHAM, PEEPLES, PICKARD, POLLARD,
POND, POSTON, QUINITCHET, RIVES, ROBINSON, SARGENT, SCHWAR, SCOTT, SEBRELL,
STEGBAUER, THOMAS, TINKER, TUCKER, WILKINSON, WINFIELD, WOODS
58 ELDRIDGE, HARRIS, MacRAE
59 ELDRIDGE, ROBINSON