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From: (Sarah Swisher)
Subject: Re: [SANDS] Othneil Sands
Date: Mon, 26 Apr 2004 20:08:42 -0400
In-Reply-To: Aabslb98@aol.com's message of Mon, 26 Apr 2004 15:03:08 EDT
John Sands, (Catherine Guthrie), son Benjamin Sands, b. 11/24/1735, (m.
Mary Jackson, b. 1/1/1739, d/o John Jackson, (Keziah Mott).
Abijah Sands, (Hannah Warring), only son, Abijah, died single.
The Sands ancestors in the southern states prob. came from the Sands
branches who were involved in the Jamestown, VA, Colony, i.e.
Sir Samuel, (Mercy Culpepper), shareholder of the VA Co.
Sir Edwin, (Margaret Eveleigh, etc.), founder of the Bermuda Co., and on
the "Counsell" of Jamestown Colony, 1609,
Miles or Michael, (Elizabeth Cooke), on the "Counsell" of Jamestown
William, lived in "James Cittye",
Thomas, (Mary Thornhurst, Marg. Tyas), listed by Capt. John Smith as one
of the earliest settlers, an early VA "planter",
all supposedly bros. of Rev. Henry, father of James of Block Isl., RI