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  • ID: P249
  • Birth: 1615 in Warwickshire, England
  • _APID: 1,9289::13720296 1 2
  • Name: William Thomas Belcher
  • _APID: 1,9289::13720296 1 2
  • _APID: 1,7486::4098352 3
  • Event: Arrival 1637 Virginia, USA
  • _APID: 1,7486::4098352 3
  • Sex: M
  • Death: 1649 in Henrico, Virginia, USA 2
  • Birth: 1605 in Warwickshire, England 2
  • Note:
    William Thomas Belcher WILLIAM THOMAS BELCHER B. 1605 ENGLAND MARRIED: TABITHA BARTLETT B: @1618: MARRIED: ISLE OF WIGHT COUNTY VIRGINIA: 1636 ANNE IS POSSIBLY HER MIDDLE NAME: Warrosquyoake (1634-37). 2. Name changed to Isle of Wight in 1637. William Thomas Belchers father was Henry T. Belcher b @ 1565-1578 also listed as Henry Thomas Belcher: also listed as Thomas Henry Belcher listed as Guilsborough Northamptonshire England married:#1 ? in Aston Parish Warwickshire England married:#2 Mary Mitchell: No confirmed and documented information on Henry or Mary Mitchell that they ever came to the United States has been found so far, that I know of. One of their Children William Thomas Belcher is our earliest ancestor of our lines that we can say for sure. William Thomas Belchers father was Henry T. Belcher b @ 1565-1578 also listed as Henry Thomas Belcher: also listed as Thomas Henry Belcher listed as Guilsborough Northamptonshire England married:#1 ? in Aston Parish Warwickshire England married:#2 Mary Mitchell: No confirmed and documented information on Henry or Mary Mitchell that they ever came to the United States has been found so far, that I know of. One of their Children William Thomas Belcher is our earliest ancestor of our lines that we can say for sure. "These Belchers are listed as early Virginia Belchers: Early Virginia Immigrants; 1623-1666 Belcher, Wm., 1655,(sponosored) by Peter Ford, Gloucester Co. Belcher, Walt., 1651,(sponosored) by Capt. Tho. Davis, Northumberland Co. Belcher, Walt., 1645, (sponsored)by Thomas Davis, Warwick Co. Belcher, Thomas, 1637, (sponsored)by John Seaward, Isle of Wight Co. source: Compiled from land records stored in Richmond, this collection of immigrants is a must for anyone looking for relatives in early Virginia. Each entry also gives the person who sponsored the immigrant to America. Greer, George Cabel. "Early Virginia Immigrants" 1623-1666. Richmond, VA: W. C. Hill Printing Co., 1912." (Warrosquyoake (1634-37)). Warrosquyoake (1634-37).. Name changed to Isle of Wight in 1637. "Early Virginia Immigrants" Lists William Thomas Belcher came to America on the immigrated to the (Warrosquoyoake)Isle of Wight County Va @1637. Sponsored by: John Seaward Isle of Wight County. (so by this account Henry and Mary his parents were never in America unless they came by other means. Records have him marrying Tabitha in 1636 Isle of Wight. Difference of a year here(change to the Gregorian Calendar makes some genealogy dates off one year) A court record in the Virginia state Library states: "Belcher in Virginia , a judgment of court for a debt. Jan'ry 12, 1659- Charles City Co ,s of the James River, M B Parish. (note: this John Cogan must have been a mercantile store owner. I have seen other peoples court orders to pay him also listed in the Virginia State Library Collection). Dec. 22, 1657 Thomas Belcher and George Fulke is listed as witnesses to John Mansfield and Richard Searle transfer of a Land document in Nominy Westmoreland County Virginia. "Virginia Colonial Abstracts". Marrying Tabitha Bartlett, a name well known in Massaschusetts, and Bartelot in England. Travels were often made between Massaschusetts and the Virginia Colonists. Tabitha father is unknown as records for women were almost non existent, except for marriage records and a widow was listed as head of household and many early Virginia records were destroyed in the Revolutionary War and the Civil War. Tabitha is supposed to have been on the ship "Anne" in 1623. Several of the passengers names of this ship are not known. Whether Tabitha was on this ship is not proven. A Robert Bartlett of Mass was listed on this ship. Four possibilites are for Tabithas father: :"Virginia Company Records" 1..."Lieutenant Wm. Bartlett is to take 11 men....etc....to Marrectogack Bay Lieut. Bartlett is to have the newly cropped wheat (34 barrels of corn )and to repay it at the next harvest."11-12-Nov 1619:Records of the Virginia Company volume iii. p 3226 This Places a Lieut. William Bartlett in Virginia at the time. "Early Virginia Pioneers" 2...Lists Richard Bartlett with the Virginia Company records in 1616 with wife and dau. Warwick Squeake Area no names are given for wife and daughter. 3...also a Richard Bartlett came in 1637: Early Virginia Immigrants; 1623-1666 Bartlett, Richard, 1637,(sponsored) by John Judson, Charles River Co. 4...A Robert Bartlett of Mass was listed on this ship. listed on the ship Anne 1623 but dont know if its this Robert Bartlett. A Robert Bartlett is listed as owning land in 1645 27 sep, 200 acres at head of Chuckatucke, Upper Norfolk, Virginia Land Patents 2 page 48 This Robert made his will in 1679 Isle of Wight County. Will proven 2 May 1679 These Belchers are listed as early Virginia Belchers: Early Virginia Immigrants; 1623-1666 Belcher, Wm., 1655,(sponosored) by Peter Ford, Gloucester Co. Belcher, Walt., 1651,(sponosored) by Capt. Tho. Davis, Northumberland Co. Belcher, Walt., 1645, (sponsored)by Thomas Davis, Warwick Co. Belcher, Thomas, 1637, (sponsored)by John Seaward, Isle of Wight Co. source: Compiled from land records stored in Richmond, this collection of immigrants is a must for anyone looking for relatives in early Virginia. Each entry also gives the person who sponsored the immigrant to America. Greer, George Cabel. "Early Virginia Immigrants" 1623-1666. Richmond, VA: W. C. Hill Printing Co., 1912.
    == Biography ==
    ''This biography was auto-generated by a GEDCOM import. It's a rough draft and needs to be edited.''

    === Name ===: Name: William Thomas /Belcher/Source: [[#S-2091353993]] Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for Henry Thomas Belcher http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=0&pid=98Source: [[#S-1593899374]] Page: Place: Virginia; Year: 1637; Page Number: 29 APID: 1,7486::4098352

    === Birth ===
    : Birth:
    :: Date: 1615:: Place: Warwickshire, EnglandSource: [[#S-2091353993]] Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for Henry Thomas Belcher http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=0&pid=98
    : Birth:
    :: Date: 1605:: Place: Warwickshire, EnglandSource: [[#S-2091353993]] Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for Henry Thomas Belcher http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=0&pid=98
    Found multiple copies of BIRT DATE. Using 1615

    === Death ===
    : Death:
    :: Date: 1649:: Place: Henrico, Virginia, USASource: [[#S-2091353993]] Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for Henry Thomas Belcher http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=0&pid=98

    === Event ===
    : Event:
    :: Type: Arrival
    :: Date: 1637:: Place: Virginia, USASource: [[#S-1593899374]] Page: Place: Virginia; Year: 1637; Page Number: 29 APID: 1,7486::4098352

    === Note ===
    : Note: William Thomas Belcher
    ::
    :: WILLIAM THOMAS BELCHER
    :: B. 1605 ENGLAND MARRIED: TABITHA BARTLETT
    :: B: @@1618: MARRIED: ISLE OF WIGHT COUNTY VIRGINIA: 1636
    :: ANNE IS POSSIBLY HER MIDDLE NAME:
    :: Warrosquyoake (1634-37).
    :: 2. Name changed to Isle of Wight in 1637.
    :: William Thomas Belchers father was Henry T. Belcher
    :: b @@ 1565-1578 also listed as Henry Thomas Belcher:
    :: also listed as Thomas Henry Belcher
    :: listed as Guilsborough Northamptonshire England
    ::
    :: married:#1 ? in Aston Parish Warwickshire England
    :: married:#2 Mary Mitchell:
    :: No confirmed and documented information on Henry or Mary Mitchell:: that they ever came to the United States has been found so far, that I know of.:: One of their Children William Thomas Belcher is our earliest ancestor of our lines that we can say for sure.
    ::
    :: William Thomas Belchers father was Henry T. Belcher
    :: b @@ 1565-1578 also listed as Henry Thomas Belcher:
    :: also listed as Thomas Henry Belcher
    :: listed as Guilsborough Northamptonshire England
    ::
    :: married:#1 ? in Aston Parish Warwickshire England
    :: married:#2 Mary Mitchell:
    :: No confirmed and documented information on Henry or Mary Mitchell:: that they ever came to the United States has been found so far, that I know of.:: One of their Children William Thomas Belcher is our earliest ancestor of our lines that we can say for sure.
    :: "These Belchers are listed as early Virginia Belchers:
    ::
    :: Early Virginia Immigrants; 1623-1666
    :: Belcher, Wm., 1655,(sponosored) by Peter Ford, Gloucester Co.:: Belcher, Walt., 1651,(sponosored) by Capt. Tho. Davis, Northumberland Co.
    :: Belcher, Walt., 1645, (sponsored)by Thomas Davis, Warwick Co.:: Belcher, Thomas, 1637, (sponsored)by John Seaward, Isle of Wight Co.
    ::
    :: source::: Compiled from land records stored in Richmond, this collection of immigrants is a must for anyone looking for relatives in early Virginia. Each entry also gives the person who sponsored the immigrant to America.:: Greer, George Cabel. "Early Virginia Immigrants" 1623-1666. Richmond, VA: W. C. Hill Printing Co., 1912."
    ::
    :: (Warrosquyoake (1634-37)).
    :: :: Warrosquyoake (1634-37).. Name changed to Isle of Wight in 1637. "Early Virginia Immigrants" Lists William Thomas Belcher came to America on the immigrated to the (Warrosquoyoake)Isle of Wight County Va @@1637. Sponsored by: John Seaward Isle of Wight County.:: (so by this account Henry and Mary his parents were never in America
    :: unless they came by other means.:: Records have him marrying Tabitha in 1636 Isle of Wight. Difference of a year here(change to the Gregorian Calendar makes some genealogy dates off one year)
    ::
    :: A court record in the Virginia state Library states::: "Belcher in Virginia , a judgment of court for a debt. Jan'ry 12, 1659-
    :: Charles City Co ,s of the James River, M B Parish.:: (note: this John Cogan must have been a mercantile store owner. I have seen other peoples court orders to pay him also listed in the Virginia State Library Collection).:: Dec. 22, 1657 Thomas Belcher and George Fulke is listed as witnesses to John Mansfield and Richard Searle transfer of a Land document in Nominy Westmoreland County Virginia. "Virginia Colonial Abstracts". Marrying Tabitha Bartlett, a name well known in Massaschusetts, and Bartelot in England. Travels were often made between Massaschusetts and the Virginia Colonists. Tabitha father is unknown as records for women were almost non existent, except for marriage records and a widow was listed as head of household and many early Virginia records were destroyed in the Revolutionary War and the Civil War.
    :: :: Tabitha is supposed to have been on the ship "Anne" in 1623. Several of the passengers names of this ship are not known. Whether Tabitha was on this ship is not proven.
    :: A Robert Bartlett of Mass was listed on this ship.
    ::
    :: Four possibilites are for Tabithas father:
    ::
    :: :"Virginia Company Records":: 1..."Lieutenant Wm. Bartlett is to take 11 men....etc....to Marrectogack Bay Lieut. Bartlett is to have the newly cropped wheat (34 barrels of corn )and to repay it at the next harvest."11-12-Nov 1619:Records of the Virginia Company volume iii. p 3226
    :: This Places a Lieut. William Bartlett in Virginia at the time.
    ::
    :: "Early Virginia Pioneers":: 2...Lists Richard Bartlett with the Virginia Company records in 1616 with wife and dau.
    :: Warwick Squeake Area no names are given for wife and daughter.
    ::
    :: 3...also a Richard Bartlett came in 1637:
    :: Early Virginia Immigrants; 1623-1666:: Bartlett, Richard, 1637,(sponsored) by John Judson, Charles River Co.
    ::
    :: 4...A Robert Bartlett of Mass was listed on this ship.:: listed on the ship Anne 1623 but dont know if its this Robert Bartlett.:: A Robert Bartlett is listed as owning land in 1645 27 sep, 200 acres at head of Chuckatucke, Upper Norfolk, Virginia Land Patents 2 page 48:: This Robert made his will in 1679 Isle of Wight County. Will proven 2 May 1679
    :: These Belchers are listed as early Virginia Belchers:
    ::
    :: Early Virginia Immigrants; 1623-1666
    :: Belcher, Wm., 1655,(sponosored) by Peter Ford, Gloucester Co.:: Belcher, Walt., 1651,(sponosored) by Capt. Tho. Davis, Northumberland Co.
    :: Belcher, Walt., 1645, (sponsored)by Thomas Davis, Warwick Co.:: Belcher, Thomas, 1637, (sponsored)by John Seaward, Isle of Wight Co.
    ::
    :: source::: Compiled from land records stored in Richmond, this collection of immigrants is a must for anyone looking for relatives in early Virginia. Each entry also gives the person who sponsored the immigrant to America.:: Greer, George Cabel. "Early Virginia Immigrants" 1623-1666. Richmond, VA: W. C. Hill Printing Co., 1912.

    === Object ===
    : Object: :: File: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=image&guid=d60dcb0c-5555-4e9d-a0a7-317bdd499641&tid=28139944&pid=125
    :: Format: jpg
    :: Title: belcher

    === Marriage ===

    : Husband: [[Belcher-1032|Henry Thomas Belcher]]
    : Wife: [[Mitchell-5881|Mary Mitchell]]
    : Child: [[Belcher-1046|John Belcher]]
    :: Relationship to Father: Natural
    :: Relationship to Mother: Natural
    : Child: [[Belcher-1002|William Thomas Belcher]]
    :: Relationship to Father: Natural
    :: Relationship to Mother: Natural
    : Child: [[Belcher-1047|Thomas Belcher]]
    :: Relationship to Father: Natural
    :: Relationship to Mother: Natural
    : Child: [[Belcher-1031|Elizabeth Belcher]]
    :: Relationship to Father: Natural
    :: Relationship to Mother: Natural
    : Marriage:
    :: Date: 1595:: Place: Warwickshire, EnglandSource: [[#S-2091353993]] Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for Henry Thomas Belcher http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=19304922&pid=975Source: [[#S-2091353993]] Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for Henry Belcher http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=19304922&pid=975

    == Sources ==
    * Source: S-1593899374 Repository: [[#R-2142460164]] Title: Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s Publication: Gale Research. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2010. APID: 1,7486::0 * Repository: R-2142460164 Name: Ancestry.com Address: http://www.Ancestry.com* Source: S-2091353993 Repository: [[#R-2142460163]] Title: Public Member Trees Author: Ancestry.com Publication: Name: Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;; Note: Ancestry.com, Public Member Trees (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;). * Repository: R-2142460163 Name: www.ancestry.com



    === Acknowledgments ===
    Thank you to [[Stiles-1327 | Robert Stiles]] for creating WikiTree profile Belcher-1002 through the import of 2013-07-01.ged on Jul 1, 2013. Click to the Changes page for the details of edits by Robert and others.



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    == Biography ==
    William was born in 1615. William Belcher ... He passed away in 1649.A source for this information is needed.

    == Sources ==


  • OBJE:
  • FILE: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=image&guid=ed225a80-a087-4109-853e-b56cc11cf23c&tid=87085908&pid=249
  • FORM: jpg
  • Title: belcher



    Father: Henry Thomas Belcher b: 1575 in Warwickshire, England
    Mother: Mary Mitchell b: 1577 in Warwickshire, England

    Marriage 1 Tabitha Bartlett b: 1615 in England
    • Married: 04 Aug 1636
    Children
    1. Has No Children Thomas Belcher b: 1637 in Henrico, Virginia, USA
    2. Has No Children Elizabeth Belcher b: 1638 in Virginia, USA
    3. Has Children Robert George Belcher b: 1649 in Isle of Wight, Isle of Wight, Virginia, USA

    Sources:
    1. Repository:
        Name: Ancestry.com
        Note:

      Title: Web: Netherlands, GenealogieOnline Trees Index, 1000-Current
      Author: Ancestry.com
      Publication: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.
      Note:
    2. Repository:
        Name: www.ancestry.com
        Note:

      Title: Public Member Trees
      Author: Ancestry.com
      Publication: Name: Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;;
      Note:
      Ancestry.com, Public Member Trees (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;).
      Page: Database online.
      Note:
      Text: Record for Henry Thomas Belcher http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=0&pid=98
    3. Repository:
        Name: Ancestry.com
        Note:

      Title: Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s
      Publication: Gale Research. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2010.
      Note:

      Page: Place: Virginia; Year: 1637; Page Number: 29
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