Richard William Locke Sr

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

The Life 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 9 sons. He died in 1783, in Amelia, Virginia, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Amelia, Virginia, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Richard William Locke Sr
1708–1783
Winifred West
1710–1780
Marriage: 1730
William Locke
1732–1803
Richard William Locke Jr
1745–1782
Thomas Locke
1750–1804
Joseph Locke
1760–
Benjamin Lock
1737–1795
John Locke
1738–1807
Stephen Locke
1746–
James Locke
1748–
Charles Christopher Locke Sr
1752–1835

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1730
Virginia, United States
children

(9)

    William Locke

    Male1732–1803Male

    Benjamin Lock

    Male1737–1795Male

    John Locke

    Male1738–1807Male

    Male1745–1782Male

    Stephen Locke

    Male1746–Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

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.
1775

Age 67

"Patrick Henry made his ""Give me Liberty or Give me Death"" speech in Richmond Virginia."
1776

Age 68

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

Name Meaning

1 English, Dutch, and German: variant of Lock .2 Dutch (van Locke): habitational name from any of various places called Loock, from look ‘enclosure’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

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

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.