Virginia Loyal Address of the Magistrates and Militia Officers of Middlesex County, 1702

On 12 March 1701/2 the Governor and Council of Virginia made an address of loyalty to the King. A similar loyal address was received from:


Sir William Skipwith
Mat. Kemp
Gawin Corbin
Francis Weekes
Henry Thacker
John Smith
Harry Beverley
John Grymes
Tobias Mickleborough

Militia Officers

Col. Gawin Corbin
Capt. John Grymes
Lieut. George Wortham
Cornet William Killber
Capt. Tobias Mickleborough
Lieut. Thomas Blaky
Ensign John Vivian
Capt. John Smith
Lieut. John Pace
Ensign John Hipkings
Capt. Robert Daniell
Lieut. William Malines
Ensign Matthew Parry
Capt. Henry Perrot
Lieut. Thomas Wood
Ensign William Jones

Headlam, Cecil, ed., Calendar of State Papers, Colonial Series (Volume 20), America and West Indies, Jan.-Dec. 1, 1702, Preserved in the Public Record Office (Vaduz: Kraus Reprint Ltd., 1964) First Published London: HMSO, 1912. pp. 155-160.

More information about Middlesex County, Virginia can be found in the books:

Parish Register of Christ Church, Middlesex County, Virginia, from 1653 to 1812
Virginia Historical Genealogies

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