Ruth Sydnor

24 August 1676–before 2 February 1735 (Age 58)
Lancaster, Lancaster, Virginia, British Colonial America

The Life Summary of Ruth

When Ruth Sydnor was born on 24 August 1676, in Lancaster, Lancaster, Virginia, British Colonial America, her father, Fortunatus Sydnor, was 38 and her mother, Joanna Letticia Lawson, was 36. She married George Davenport before 12 April 1693, in Lancaster, Lancaster, Virginia, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. She died before 2 February 1735, in Richmond, Virginia, British Colonial America, at the age of 58.

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Family Time Line

George Davenport
1672–1734
Ruth Sydnor
1676–1735
Marriage: before 12 April 1693
Sarah Davenport
1693–1736
Margaret Davenport
1694–1746
Judith Davenport
1700–1736
Elizabeth Davenport
1701–1783
Susannah Davenport
1713–
Fortunatus Davenport
1714–1733

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    before 12 April 1693Lancaster, Lancaster, Virginia, British Colonial America
  • Children

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    Name Meaning

    Origin undetermined.

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

    Sources (4)

    • Court Order - 12 April 1693 - proving George Davenport and Ruth Sydnor's marriage
    • Ruth Davenport - Court Order re: her death and estate - Richmond Co., Va., Court Order books, v.10, 1732-1739, p. 359-360
    • Ruth (Sydnor) Davenport in her husband, George Davenport's Will - 3 March 1734 - Richmond County, Virginia - Wills and Inventories, Vol. 5, 1725-1753, p. 252 - FHL Film 33677, item 1

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