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Re: Colsons and Calverts
Posted by: Richard Colbert (ID *****7152) Date: June 15, 2010 at 07:30:24
In Reply to: Re: Colsons and Calverts by Gregory Matthews of 698

Jacob Colson was the son of John Colson of Henrico Co., Va. Around 1692 Jacob and his sister Martha were in court re: a cow that their deceased father John Colson had given Martha, but a neighbor had taken it and they had to go to court to get it back. Both testified.

A short time after that Jacob married and a few months later he was arrested for murdering John Bannister. The charges were dropped and Jacob and his family moved to Isle of Wight Co., VA.

I believe Isaac Colson was the brother of John.

Richard


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