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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Capt. Isham Randolph of Dungeness

Male 1684 - 1742  (~ 57 years)


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  • Name Isham Randolph of Dungeness 
    Title Capt. 
    Born Dec 1684  Turkey Island, Henrico, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Birth 24 Feb 1687  [2
    Birth 1690  Turkey Island, Henrico, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence ca. 1730  Dungeness, Goochland, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Dungeness Historical Marker
    Dungeness Historical Marker
    Died Nov 1742  Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Buried Randolph Family Cemetery Presque Isle, Henrico, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I16602  Dickinson
    Last Modified 27 Jun 2017 

    Father William Randolph,   b. ca. 1651, Morton Morrell, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1711, Turkey Island, Henrico, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Mary Isham,   b. 1659, Bermuda Hundred, Henrico, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1735, Turkey Island, Henrico, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 1680  [5, 6
    Family ID F5137  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jane Rogers 
    Married ca. 1717  White Chapel Parish, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7
    Children 
    +1. Jane Randolph,   b. 9 Feb 1720, Shadwell Parish, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1776, Monticello, Charlottesville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)  [Birth]
    +2. Mary Randolph,   b. 15 Oct 1725,   d. 13 Oct 1803  (Age 77 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 27 Jun 2017 
    Family ID F5142  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Dec 1684 - Turkey Island, Henrico, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 1690 - Turkey Island, Henrico, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - ca. 1717 - White Chapel Parish, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - ca. 1730 - Dungeness, Goochland, Virginia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S285] Genealogy of the Page Family in Virginia, Richard Channing Moore Page, (New York: Press of the Publishers' Printing Co., 1893), 251.

    2. [S282] Appletons' Cyclopędia of American Biography (6 volumes), John Grant Wilson and John Fiske, ed., ( New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1900), 5: 174.

    3. [S400] Colonial Families of the United States of America (7 vols.), Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1966, 1995, 5: 427.

    4. [S007837] Headstone, Randolph Family Cemetery Presque Isle, Henrico, Virginia.
      Transcription by Shelley J. Armstrong and provided to USGenWeb Archives at http://files.usgwarchives.net/va/henrico/cemeteries/turkyisl.txt

      Sacred to the memory
      of
      COLONEL ISHAM RANDOLPH
      of Dungness in Goochland County
      Adjutant General of this Colony
      He was the third son of William Randolph
      and Mary his Wife
      The distinguishing qualities of the gentleman
      he possessed in the most eminent degree to justice
      probity and honour so firmly attached that
      no view of secular interest or worldly advantage
      no discouraging frowns of fortune could alter
      his steady purpose of heart By an easy compliance
      and obliging deportment he knew no enemies but
      gained many friends thus in his Life meriting in
      universal esteem
      He died universally lamented Nov. 1742 aged 57
      Gentle Reader go and do thou likewise.

      HERE LIES
      COL. ISHAM RANDOLPH
      THIRD SON OF COL. WM. RANDOLPH
      1685-1742
      VIRGINIA CONSERVATION COM. 1946

    5. [S284] The Randolphs of Virginia: A Compilation of the Descendants of William Randolph of Turkey Island and His Wife Mary Isham Of Bermuda Hundred, Robert Isham Randolph, (Chicago: Robert Isham Randolph), 11.

    6. [S404] Lewis of Warner Hall: The History of a Family, Merrow Egerton Sorley, (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1935), 831.

    7. [S134] Jefferson the Virginian, Dumas Malone, (Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1948), 14.