Starting Sept. 30, 2014, Genealogy.com will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
 
Learn more


Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Surnames: Pocahontas Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Re: Pocahontas Cromwell connection
Posted by: Wilma Phelan (ID *****1402) Date: February 15, 2009 at 16:30:38
In Reply to: Pocahontas Cromwell connection by Larry Myers of 1081

If you find a Butler connection, let me know. Thanks,

There is a Leigh, Rolfe, Cromwell connection in the Leigh family. Sir Charles Leigh
d. Mary Leigh
m. Anthony Rolfe
adopted daughter, Elizabeth Rolfe
m. Peter Elwyn
go several generations
m. nephew of Cromwell

Around this or right before this a daughter married a man who brought Booton Hall in to the family. This is how the portrait of Pocahontas, happened to be called the Booton Hall Portrait. Wilma Phelan


Notify Administrator about this message?
Followups:

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/pocahontas/messages/966.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network