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Re: Origins of Mothershead
Posted by: Malinda Jones Date: May 12, 2001 at 01:29:34
In Reply to: Re: Origins of Mothershead by Carolyn Pearce of 150

I have been told that Mottrom/Mottram and Mothershead are the same family.Is this true ?

Col John Mottrom is reputed to be the first white man to settle in Northumberland/Westmoreland Co VA. Why do you suppose he would name it Northumberland Co instead of Cheshire ? He died there in 1655.


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