In Cavaliers & Pioneers, by Nell Marion Nugent, Vol. 1
& 3. Vol. I, years 1623-1666[i],
There is a listing for a Thomas Stapleton
as being transported to
, 125 aces, Middlesex County, beg. by marsh of
It is believed that the Thomas Stapleton
in both listings is one in the same.
According to the Parish Register of
There are four Stapleton families in
& Lucy Stapleton
. Lucy Stapleton, d. 23 Apr 1742.
2. Thomas & Mary Stapleton .
3. Elizabeth Stapleton .
4. Thomas & ffrances Stapleton .
1. William Stapleton , m. to Lucy Unknown .
William & Lucy (Unknown) Stapleton had (1) one child:
1.1. Elizabeth Stapleton , b. 25 Oct 1734, Middlesex Co., VA.
2. Thomas Stapleton , m. to Mary Unknown .
Thomas & Mary (Unknown) Stapleton had (2) two children:
2.1. Jane Stapleton , b. 1 Oct 1704, Middlesex Co., VA.
3. Elizabeth Stapleton is listed as having an illegitimate daughter:
In a separate listing Elizabeth Stapleton
, a spinster, and Walter Keebler
made a bond on 29 Nov 1755.
3.1. Joyce Stapleton , borne Dec ye 1723, Middlesex Co., VA, baptized Janry 17, 1724.
4. Thomas Stapleton , d. 1706, Middlesex Co., St. James Parish , VA; m. to Frances Williamson .
Thomas & ffrances (Williamson) Stapleton , according to christening records, had four (4) children:
, b. 10 Aug 1683, Middlesex Co., VA.
4.2. George Stapleton , b. 26 Nov and Baptized at ye great Church 10th Janry 1685/6, Middlesex Co., VA; d. 8 Janry 1720 and buried 10 Janry 1720, Middlesex Co., VA.
4.3. Thomas Stapleton , b. c. 1689-1690, Middlesex Co., VA; m. Margaret Williamson .
4.4. Ann Stapleton , b. 14 Sept 1693, Middlesex Co., VA.
4.3. Thomas Stapleton , son of Thomas & ffrances (Unknown) Stapleton, b. c. 1689-1690, Middlesex County, St. James Parish, Virginia; d. will proved 14 Dec 1732, Caroline Co., VA; m 1st 7 Aug 1718, Middlesex County, VA to Margaret Williamson , daughter of Robert & Katherine (Lewis) Williamson , baptized 5 Aug 1694, Middlesex Co., VA. Following Thomas' death, Margaret (Williamson) Stapleton m 2nd 1738, Hanover or Caroline Co., VA to John Plant Sr . They raised a large family together.
Thomas & Margaret (Williamson) Stapleton had (1) one known child:
4.3.1. Frances Stapleton [iv], b. 5 Jul 1719, Middlesex Co., VA.