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Posted by: Helen Pettibone (ID *****4528) Date: December 10, 2003 at 07:29:18
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Sheila E. Powell has a site on
that has lots more details including Quaker data.
The Quaker data follows Generation 4. John Atkinson who married Elizabeth Bromwell He died in 1721 in Henrico and she died in 1738 in Goochland.

From Quaker Records of Henrico Monthly Meeting
and other Church Records of Henrico, New Kent and Charles City Cos VA by F. Edward Wright P. Colonial Roots, Lewes DE 2003

p. 2
11 August 1700
Money gathered for building meeting house from: John Woodson, Charles Fleming, John Pleasants, Jane Pleasants, Joseph Pleasants, Henry Watkins, GRE Cuper, Edward Mosby, John Crew, Robert Hughes, JOHN ATKINSON, Jas. Howard.

18 July 17xx
Money given for the poor by: John Woodson, John Pleasants, William Porter, Jr. Edward Mosby, Joseph Pleasants, Charles Fleming, GR Ellyson, Alexander Mackeny, Robert Hughes, ??? ATKINSON.
Also a collection taken for finishing meeting house from: Jane Pleasants, James Howard, Joseph Woodson, John Pleasants, Henry Watkins, Jr. Joseph Pleasants, Robert Woodson, Jr.

18 January 1704
Women's meeting reported that they are in unity with the monthly meeting --Jane Pleasants, Mary Howard, Sarah Elyson, Susanah Fleming, Judith Woodson, Martha Pleasants, Sarah Mosby, Elisabeth Jordan, Dorothy Pleasants, Elisabeth Hinson?, Mary Porter, Janine/Jane ann? Gatrite, Jane Woodson, Rachel Hughes.

p. 5/6
17 April 1710
Discussion of whether marriage of first cousins were agreeable according to scriptures...eight were against it and nine were for it, including JOHN ATKINSON.

Tarlton Woodson (son of John Woodson) of Henrico and Urselah Fleming (daughter of Charles Fleming) of Newkent Co marrien in NEWKENT MEETING 3 June 1710.
Witnesses ELISA. ATKISSON, THOS. ATKISON, Charles -----, John Turner, ELISA. ATKINSON, JR., Thos. Randolph, JNO ATKISON, Susana Fleming, Sarah Hughes, Jr., John Woodson, Jr.,Robert Hughes, Junr., ----Woodson, GR Elyson, Thos. Lankkford, John Dod, John Woodson, Susanah Fleming, Robt. Hughes, Sarah Hughes, Stephen Hughes, John Fleming, Judith Fleming.

8 April 1711
After JOHN ATKINSON and Samuel Jordan came to meeting having entered into debate in which Samuel Jordan "gave ill language" to (surely this should be John Atinson? hp) Samuel Jordan and "taxed the meeting with partiality", the meeting removed JOHN ATKINSON from being clerk and appointed John Crew clerk instead.

10 June 1711 Camplaint made that JOHN ATKINSON and Samuel Jordan are not in unity, ordered to next meeting to be reconciled

7 January 1712 JOHN ATKINSON and Samuel Jordan forgave one another.

12 December 1713 THOMAS ATKINSON and Sarah Hughes cleared to marry.

P. 8
18 March 1710
John Bates, Jr. of York County and Sewsanah Fleming Jr. (daughter of Charles and Sewsanah Fleming) married at the house Charles Fleming
Witnesses: Charles Fleming, John Bates, Jams. Bates, Thos. Lankford, JOHN ATKINSON, Henry Holdcraft, John Thomas, Edwd. Prewer?, Stephen Hughs, Robt. Elyson, Saml. Jordan, John Fleming, Robt. Elyson, Wm. Newby, THOS. ATKINSON, John Lewelling, Edward More, Walter Lake, Charles Barker, James Lewelling, Charles Brian, Hanah Bates, Francis Thornton, Mary Brewer, Mary Holdcraft, Sarah Hughes, Mary Barker, Agathay Elyson, Hanah BNates, Junr.

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