Tabb, Lurvewdebirs, Moore, Merritt, Brunt, Purifoy, Hand, Ranson, Goode, Leake, Booker, Whiting, Ironmonger, Cooke, Peyton, Bolling, Saunders, Shackelford, Taylor, Lemmon, O’Neill, Lollar, Brunner, Lang (Long), Schlageter – direct lines.Many more indirect lines.
William TABB born before 1524. Died in England married Alice
daughter: Joan Square husband Ellis Square
Sons: Andrew and Thomas
Amy Scobble (somehow the name Nicholls fits in here)
John TABB born 1550 married Rebecca (b 1554 d1653/4).. He died after 1654 in Thurleston, Devon, in England. John Randoll was his uncle
Humphrey TABB christened 9/17/1609 Dwelly’s Parish Records in Firehead, Somersetshire, England
married: Joanna Anne Lurvewdebirs
He was burgess for Elizabeth City County several times.
He died before 1662 in Elizabeth City Old Poquoson VA at age 53
son: Thomas - guardian Richard HULL
Thomas TABB born 13 December 1647 Elizabeth City Cty VA Old Poquoson
d in Elizabeth City 11/27/1709 at age 62
married Martha MOORE b 1647 her second marriage to Edmund SWEENEY
Father: Augustine MOORE mother Elizabeth Anne ? Grandparents: John Moore arrived on the Bova Nova in 1620 to Eilizabeth City & Elizabeth MERRITT BRUNT b 1592 arrived VA in 1622 on the Abigail. In 1635 John patented 205 acres in Elizabeth City county. Patented again in 1652 by his son Augustine with headrights to his wife Anne and son Augustine. Also, Mary Moore 1729 married Edmund Tabb and had son Augustine Tabb.Martha is the aunt of Daniel Moore the first Moore to live in Yorktown.
Thomas was sheriff of Elizabeth City for awhile
He was a church warden
children: 1. Humphrey b 1672-5 Charles Parish, York, VA
he had no children
2. Thomas b 1675 in New Poquoson Elizabeth City VA
married Elizabeth MOSS daughter of Edward of York VA
he died 10/16/1717
3. John Thomas
4. William b 1680 Elizabeth City
d 1721 York VA
5. Edward b Amelia VA
6. Elizabeth married George BURTENHEAD
b Amelia VA
John Thomas TABB b 11/12/1676 in New Poquoson Parish Register.
married Martha PUREFOY HAND daughter of Richard (died abt 1689)and Frances PUREFY(Purify, Purifie, Purfry)
A contemporary of Cpt Thomas Purefoy principal commander of Elizabeth City County in 1628 – justice same year – Member of the Council in 1631.A contemporary said of him “He is a soldier and a man of open heart, hating, for ought I can perceive, all kinds of dissimulation and baseness”.
Sister Hannah HAND
Martha’s second marriage to William LOWRY
Frances PUREFOY was daughter of Thomas (son of CPT Thomas PUREFOY b 1591 in Warwickshire England d 1640 at Drayton in Elizabeth City county and Lucy RANSON b 1578 in Leicester England d 1657 in Elizabeth City County married 1620 in England) Cpt Thomas Purefoy reported Bacon’s Rebellion in Jamestowne.Thomas immigrated in 1621 and in 1629 Lucy followed with their 3 children.
1. Thomas of Clay Hill Amelia
2. Edward of Gloucester County (b 3 feb 1719 d 29 jan 1792)
married Lucy TODD
3. William (b 25 sep 1702-circa 1764)
married Suzannah GOULD (b 2/23/1717)
died at Green Valley near Martinsburg, Berkeley County VA -
now West Virginia had 10 children
4. John Tabb of Kingston Parish Gloucester
Col Thomas TABB of Clay Hill Amelia County d 11/27/1769
bought 443 acres on lower side of Briery River from John Atwood 12/14/1762
was sherriff of Amelia in 1741
He was one of wealthiest men in Virginia at the time of his death.
He was burgess for many years.
married Elizabeth Mariana MAYO daughter of Joseph & Ann of Henrico Cty
daughter Elizabeth Mariana Mayo Tabb
second marriage to Rebecca GOODE LEAKE BOOKER - on 10 April 1736
Parents: Mary GOODE of Winterham in Amelia & Col Edward BOOKER (gparents Richard Booker b Gloucester Cyt died 1758 & Rebecca LEAKE b abt 1644 in Nottingham England - father John Leake of Glouceester County (second wife Hannah Hand) Siblings of Edward: Edmund , John, William, Rebecca Overton, Ann & Edward) Siblings of Rebecca: Lucy (married Richard Clarke) and Mary (married Samuel Tarry) and Edward and Judith(step sister).
9/20/1754 William Booker (Richard, Richard) of Amelia appoints “my worthy friend Thomas Tabb, Gent.”, guardian to his 5 children Martha, Mary, William, Lowry and John.
Nancy BOOKER is related somehow
1. John TABB
2. Mary Marshall TABB who married Robert BOLLING III (b 1730 d 1775 in Amelia County) of Dinwiddie County on 4/8/1758
son Thomas TABB BOLLING b 27 Feb 1763 in Petersburg d 1 Dec 1810 inAmelia Cty who married Seigniora PEYTON b 1767 in Gloucester County daughter of J Peyton. Died 1 dec 1810.
m 16 feb 1786 in Amelia
They had 11 children.
John TABB b 27 aug 1736 at Clay Hill Amelia d circa 1798
married Frances WHITING IRONMONGER COOKE PEYTON (died 12 Apr 1828 in Amelia Co VA-daughter of Sir John of Isleham Gloucester County) (This Ironmonger family is direct descent from Kings & Queens of England, France &...) on 2/17/1770.
He was burgess for Amelia from 1753-1774.
He was a member of the convention of 1774.
He was present at St Johns Church for Patrick Henry’s speech
He was on the colonial safety committee 1775-76.
He became a colonel in the army on 8/28/1777.
The House of Burgess in Virginia drafted the Bill of Rights for the Constitution
he would have been one of them at that time.
1. Martha Peyton b 1777 married William B GILES US Senator in 3/1797
2. Frances Cooke b 17 oct 1779 married Dr. John R. ARCHER in 1801
dau. Seigniora Banister Archer m. Henry Kennon JONES in
Holmes Co MS (Techula, Tacoma, Greenwood, Kern Switch, Cleveland, Linden, Yazoo City, Lulu, Midway,
Jackson, Senatobia, Vicksburg)
Assoc names: MEADE, EVERARD, POURSINE, LEAR, SESSIONS, GORDON, MC KENSIE, SWAZIE, HAVERKAMP, EGGLESTON
NICHOL-Memphis TN, HOLMES, BORTHWICK, MOUNT , MC COMB, ALFORD, AUBREY, HARRINGTON)
3. Mary married Dr. Bathurst RANDOLPH m 19 Nov 1800 had one son in 1804
4. Thomas Y b 9 may 1783 in Amelia County married Mary Martha Tabb Bolling
5. John Yelverton b 1785 married Mary Cary Peachy
children: Harriet married Robert C JONES of Idlewild Gloucester Cty VA
Thomas Yelverton married Mariana Archer
son: REV John Bannister TABB of
St. Charles College Ellicott City MD
6. Seigniora b 27 jul 1787 married Dr.Theodorick Bland BANNISTER
7. Harriet b 1789 died at Clay Hill on 11/12/1805 age 17
8. Marianna E b 1/27/1771 or 17 mar 1796
married William L BARDENDALE (I BARKSDALE)
of Richmond on 6/10/1815
daughter Harriet married HON John Y MASON
Thomas TABB b. 9 May 1783 in Amelia after 1838
married (OCT 1814 in Amelia County) Mary T BOLLING
b APR 1793 in Amelia near Petersburg VA
died 28 Jul 1842 age 49 at the home of Mr. William S Bolling in MS
daughter of Thomas Tabb BOLLING and Segniora PEYTON
Brothers: William S, Thomas R and Warner L BOLLING
William S married Pocahontas A daughter of Mr. Archibald Robertson of Richmond VA
on 16 Mar 1838 in MS.
Henry S TAYLOR witnessed her will.
Her second marriage was to General John ROSS of Mobile AL
Mary T Ross died 7/28/1842 in Columbus MS abt 54 yrs old
Sara R Ross connects
son: 1. Thomas Bolling TABB
trustee W L Harris (R H Harris may be related)
Thomas Bolling TABB b circa 1820 d before 8 May 1850 possibly jun 8 1844
married Laura E Saunders Shackleford Taylor (B 1811 in Chowan Cty, NC)
on 5 apr 1837 in Lawrence co AL
He appears on the 1840 census in Lowndes County Mississippi.
children: 1. Virginia (Lippie) Gordon Tabb (b 1849) guardian: J C Ramsey
married William A BOHANNON - Harry Bouhannon connects
(papers in Richmond Chancery Court: William A Bohannon & Virginia Gordon, his wife vs. Tabb & Justice
2. John F Ross (used Jack and Ross and JFR) b 1839
3. Laura E (b11 Oct 1845 d 22 sep1868) married John Mason MOODY Jr. (b 1848 d 17 nov 1890 age 51 buried Odd Fellows) St Pauls Episcopal
guardian: J C Ramsey
sons: 1. J Mason (died 1 May 1866 age 15 months buried Odd Fellows Cemetery)
2. William Robert Mason MOODY (2 Mar 1868-1912)
of Woodlawn & Elmdale of Lowndes County MS
married Daisy BUTLER of Columbus MS (d 23 Aug 1903)
4. Mary E married Mr. LOCKHART
daughter: Annie E Lockhart may have connections to Pontotoc MS
John F Ross Tabb b circa 1838/39 in MS probably Artesia
d Jun 1880 of malaria age 47 in Columbus, Lowndes County, MS
guardian: Jacob I SHERMAN
aka: Jack & Ross
married Amanda Mary F LEMMAN (LEMMON) (b. circa 1841) of Dayton OH
on 23 jan 1860 in Lowndes County Mississippi
M R Lemmon member of Lowndes Cty Agricultural society 1858-60.
Amanda and her son Charles kept boarders in Hamilton, Butler County, OH in 1880.
Her father was born in OH. Her mother was Mary Lemmon b NY circa 1820 (her father and husband were born in Massachusetts and her mother in NY) - brother Erwin K b circa 1853 OH. Mrs. A L Tabb and Mamie appear in the Hamilton, Butler County, Ohio directory at N S Buckeye St second house west of 4th.
children: 1. Mary Bolling (b circa 1863) married Charles HEISIG
2. Charles Ross Tabb
3. Erwin L
4. Elizabeth Lanier
Charles Ross Tabb b 10/14/1860 in Cobb Switch MS d 11/13/1933
married Alice O’NEIL b 1870 Cincinnati, OH
parents: may be Julia and Felix O’Neil of Manchester OH
Felix parents: may be John and Mappie (Maggie)
children: 1. Charles W born Columbus MS died 4/1/1892 age 9 months old
4. Alice married Arthur BRUNNER LANG (immigrant Peter Lang used LONG when he first came over - entered through Charleston NC) SCHLAGETER
5. Laura-twin to Alice had five husbands - lived in Hollywood - had bit
parts in movies-fifth husband was Al WARNER
6. Irene married Richard KING
7. Helen married Harry HEHEMAN
8. Elmer married Lavina SHOEMAKER of Batesville IN
Through marriage this family had ties to Southeast Indiana - New Alsace, Weisburg, Lawrenceburg.