Sr. Richard Devereaux Gilliam (b. 1582, d. WFT Est. 1615-1673)
Sr. Richard Devereaux Gilliam was born 1582 in Kent England, and died WFT Est. 1615-1673.
More About Sr. Richard Devereaux Gilliam and <Unnamed>: Marriage: WFT Est. 1601-1633
Marriage Notes for Sr. Richard Devereaux Gilliam and <Unnamed>: Our Gilliam ancesters are from Normandy, a provance of France. Count de Gilleume was our first known ancestor, he fought with William the conqueror in the Battle of Hastings, and was granted a coat of arms. Three of the Gilliam boys were chosen, among others, by the crown to survey and map out the State of Virginia. Yhey were sons of Sir Richard Devereaux Gilliam, They were William, born 1608, John, born 1612 and Thomas born in 1617, all from Kent ENgland. They were sent to America in 1635, and settled in Williamsburg, Virginia.