BERNARD

Information from "Windows Into Our Past A Genealogy of the Cowne, Gough & Associated Families, Volume 2", compiled by Judy Parsons Smith 1998.

John Bernard

John Bernard [i], Governor of the Bermudas in the early 17th century.   John Bernard had a son:

Richard Bernard [ii]

Richard Bernard  of Petsworth, Buckingham Co., England, son of John Bernard, b. 1618; m. 24 Nov 1638 to Anne Courduroy .  Richard & Anne Bernard  emigrated to Virginia and made their residence at "Purton", Petsworth Parish, Gloucester Co., VA.  Richard & Anne (Courduroy) Bernard  had:

Anne Bernard [iii]

Major John Smith  of Warwick Co., VA; m. Anne Bernard ,  daughter of Richard & Anne (Corduroy) Bernard .  Major John & Anne  ( Bernard ) Smith  had:

Colonel John Smith   II

Colonel John Smith  II  of "Purton", son of Major John & Anne  (Bernard) Smith , b. 1662; d. 1698; m. 1680 to Mary Warner , daughter of Col. Augustine & Mildred  (Reade) Warner, Jr. , d. 12 Nov 1700.

For Further Information See Smith & Warner


[i] The Virginia Cowne Family :  From its Origin in the Isle of Man to England and America " by Jonathan Augustine Cowne  and Janna Lee   Gough   Cowne , June 1981, pp. 1-51
[ii]
"A Virginia Plantagenet - Royal Descent of Sarah Vowell Daingerfield Records and other Matter Dating from 741 to 1949", by Sarah Vowell Daingerfield Stirling .
[iii]
"A Virginia Plantagenet - Royal Descent of Sarah Vowell Daingerfield Records and other Matter Dating from 741 to 1949", by Sarah Vowell Daingerfield Stirling .