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Sharp of VA 1600s Northumberland Co. & Spotsylvania Co.

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Re: Sharp of VA 1600s Northumberland Co. & Spotsylvania Co.

Posted: 6 Oct 2012 5:04PM GMT
Classification: Query

The Virginia counties kept dividing into smaller units.
Fairfax Co. did not exist until 1742. You need to look in Stafford est. 1664 which was previously part of Westmoreland est. 1653 from Northumberland est 1645. They didn't necessarily move; the area changed names.

Here is Stephen's daughter:

Descendants of Stephen Sharp

1 Stephen Sharp 1697 - b: Bef. 1697
..... 2 [1] Alice Sharp 1702 - 1742 b: 1702 in Calichester,Virginia d: 09/06/1742 in Spotsylvania Co., Virginia
......... +John James 1702 - 1726 b: Abt. 1702 d: 1726
............ 3 Elizabeth James 1726 - b: 1726
............ 3 Mary James 1725 - b: Abt. 1725
................ +John Menefee 1725 - b: Abt. 1725
..... *2nd Husband of [1] Alice Sharp:
......... +Ambrose Grayson 1704 - 1742 b: 1704 in Lancaster Co., Virginia d: 09/06/1742 in Spotsylvania Co., Virginia
............ 3 John Grayson 1727 - 1802 b: Abt. 1727 in Spotsylvania Co., Virginia d: 1802 in Montgomery Co., Virginia
................ +Barbara Burdyne 1730 - 1800 b: Abt. 1730 d: Bef. 1800
............ 3 Ambrose Grayson, Jr. 1728 - 1800 b: 08/05/1728 in Spotsylvania Co., Virginia d: 01/02/1800 in Montgomery Co., Virginia
............ 3 Benjamin Grayson 1730 - b: Abt. 1730 in Spotsylvania Co., Virginia
................ +Stacy Elzey 1730 - b: Abt. 1730
............ 3 William Grayson 1732 - 1829 b: 11/25/1732 in Spotsylvania Co., Virginia d: 06/01/1829 in Albemarle Co., Virginia
................ +Ann Smith 1737 - b: 1737
............ 3 Thomas Grayson 1736 - b: Abt. 1736
............ 3 Alice Grayson 1738 - b: Abt. 1738
............ 3 Susannah Grayson 1740 - b: Abt. 1740
............ 3 Ann Grayson 1742 - b: Abt. 1742
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genealogy1261... 18 Oct 2008 10:17PM GMT 
TEbel2888 6 Oct 2012 11:04PM GMT 
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