Name: William BOBBITT Jr
Given Name: William
Birth: 1675 in Bristol Parish, Charles City, Va
Death: Nov 1736 in Bristol Parish, Prince George, Va
BIOGRAPHY: From The Bobbitt Family in America by John W. Bobbitt
Change Date: 3 Jun 2001 at 10:04:42
BIOGRAPHY: William Bobbitt Junior inherited the land of this father. The 95 acres that was first granted to William Bobbitt Senior on October 27, 1673 was left by law to his first born son, William Bobbitt Junior. The 95 acres of land was sold by William Bibbitt Junior to John Peterson in 1711. The money received for the sale was used to purchase additional land with surveys that were recorded in Prince George County.
BIOGRAPHY: June 1, 1712 "Surveyed for William Bobbitt of Prince George County, a tract of land on the south side of Jones Hole Swamp, in Prince George County, 90 acres of land. Surveyed by Robert Bolling."
BIOGRAPHY: December 6, 1718 "Surveyed for William Bobbitt of Prince George County, a tract of land, on the left side of Rocky Run, 254 acres. Surveyed by Robert Bolling."
BIOGRAPHY: William Bobbitt Junior was the eldest son of William Bobbitt Senior, from Wales. He was a brother of John Bobbitt of Chowan Precinct in North Carolina. He was a brother of James Bobbitt of Hanover County, Virginia.
BIOGRAPHY: William Bobbitt Junior married Mary Green, who was the sister of Sarah Green, the wife of John Bobbitt of Chowan. William Bobbitt born in 1675, married in 1695, and died in 1738. His children would have been born between 1965 and 1725. It is evident that he lived his entire life in Prince George County. He was a tobacco farmer, a law abiding citizen, and a member of the established Church of England. He had at least three sons and probably several daughters.
Father: William BOBBITT Sr b: 1645 in near Bristol, Glamorganshire, Wales
Mother: Joanna STURDIVANT b: ABT 1645 in Glamorganshire, Wales
Mary GREEN b: ABT 1675 in Prince George, Va
in Prince George, Va
- William BOBBITT III b: 1702
- Lewis BOBBITT b: 1704
- James BOBBITT b: 1707 in Rocky Run, Prince George County, Va