Alexander DONIPHAN

Aka: Captain
Sex: Male
Birth: 1653 Devonshire, England
Death: 1717 Richmond County, Virginia
Notes: Married before the age of 16.
Captain Alexander Doniphan immigrated to Virginia from Plymouth, England in 1672 and settled in Westomreland County. He acquired the title of Captain by virtue of a commission in the Virginia Colonial Militia. He died in 1717 leaving a will in Richmond by which he bequeathed a large estate. Among itmes bequeathed was mentioned a "dymond" ring, a rare itme in Colonial records. he came to Virginia at the age of 18 years. From information furnished by: George H.S. King



Family 1

Spouse/Partner: Amy
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Marriage: Rappahannack County, Virginia

Family 2

Spouse/Partner: Margaret MOTT b. 1657 d. 1710
Place of Birth: Rappahannock County, Virginia
Place of Death: Richmond County, Virginia
Marriage: 1678 Richmond County, Virginia
  Robert DONIPHAN Male                    d. 1735
  Mott DONIPHAN Male b. 1695 d. 1776
  Alexander DONIPHAN Male                   
  Margaret DONIPHAN Male                   
  Elizabeth DONIPHAN Male                   

Family 3

Spouse/Partner: Susanna
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