Ann Bland Poythress

about 1672–
Henrico, Virginia, British Colonial America

The Life of Ann Bland

When Ann Bland Poythress was born about 1672, in Henrico, Virginia, British Colonial America, her father, Richard Poythress, was 12 and her mother, Ann Bland, was -12. She married Richard Ferris about 1688, in Henrico, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons. She died in her hometown.

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Family Time Line

Richard Ferris
1672–1744
Ann Bland Poythress
1672–
Marriage: about 1688
WILLIAM Farris
1706–1776
Charles Ferris
1710–
Jacob Ferris
1714–
William Fariss
–1799
Robert Ferris

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1688
Henrico, Virginia, United States
children

(5)

    WILLIAM Farris

    Male1706–1776Male

    Male1710–Male

    Male1714–Male

    William Fariss

    Male–1799Male

    Robert Ferris

    MaleMale

Parents and Siblings

    Richard Poythress

    Male1660–1703Male

    Ann Bland

    Female1684–1712Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (1)

1775

Age 103

"Patrick Henry made his ""Give me Liberty or Give me Death"" speech in Richmond Virginia."

Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Perhaps a Huguenot name, an altered form of French Poitras .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • RootsWeb: POYTHRESS-L Archives
  • Legacy NFS Source: Ann Bland Poythress - Published information: death: about 1728; Henrico, Virginia, United States
  • Legacy NFS Source: Ann Bland Poythress - Published information: birth-name: ANN BLAND

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