Richard William Locke Sr

before 1708–1783 (Age 75)
Northumberland, Virginia, British Colonial America

The Life Summary of Richard William

When Richard William Locke Sr was born before 1708, in Northumberland, Virginia, British Colonial America, his father, John Locke, was 57 and his mother, Sarah Pierson, was 37. He married Winifred West in 1730, in Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons. He died in 1783, in Amelia, Virginia, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Amelia, Virginia, United States.

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Richard William Locke Sr
Winifred West
Marriage: 1730
William Locke
Richard W Locke Jr
Thomas Locke
Joseph Locke
Benjamin Lock
Stephen Locke
James Locke
Charles Christopher Locke Sr

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World Events (3)

1758 · Mount Vernon
Age 50
Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.
Age 67
"Patrick Henry made his ""Give me Liberty or Give me Death"" speech in Richmond Virginia."
Age 68
Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

Name Meaning

(1997: 10096;2007: 20307; 2010: 27643)English, Dutch, and German: variant of Lock .Americanized form of Norwegian Løkke: habitational name from a farm name, from Old Norse lykkja ‘enclosure’.

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Richard Locke - Published information: birth-name: Richard W. Locke
  • Richard Locke Find-a-Grave

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