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Thomas Wootton, Dr. (son of Thomas Wootton, Jr., Lord)6355, 6356 was born 1585 in No. Hamptonshire, England6357, 6358, and died 16 Mar 1669 in Isle of Wight County, Virginia6359, 6360. He married Sarah Jennings on WFT Est. 1618-16196361.

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Thomas Wootten, a doctor, was born in England 1585, died in Virginia
1669. Came to Jamestown, VA as physician with Capt. John Smith, 1607 (see
"Relation of Virginia" by capt. John Smith, Smith's History, 1624).
In "Republic of America," by Alexander Brown, p. 28: Dr. Thomas Wootten,
Gentleman, is given as one of Capt. Smith's exploring expedition which left
Jamestown May 31, 1607. He is evidently the first doctor of medicine in
America and is believed to be the son of Sheriff Wootten of Kent.

Thomas Wootten settled in Isle of Wight County, Virginia, and died there
1669; married widow Sarah Wood. His will was proved March 16, 1669. It
mentions wife Sarah, son Richard and wife's son, Thomas Wood. It further
provides regarding certain property: "After my son Richard's decease, he
leaving no issue, I give it to my next of kin in Northamptonshire, at a town
called Castor near unto Petersborough."[UHP-Tree.FBK]

Thomas Wootten, a doctor, was born in England 1585, died in Virginia
1669. Came to Jamestown, VA as physician with Capt. John Smith, 1607 (see
"Relation of Virginia" by capt. John Smith, Smith's History, 1624).
In "Republic of America," by Alexander Brown, p. 28: Dr. Thomas Wootten,
Gentleman, is given as one of Capt. Smith's exploring expedition which left
Jamestown May 31, 1607. He is evidently the first doctor of medicine in
America and is believed to be the son of Sheriff Wootten of Kent.

Thomas Wootten settled in Isle of Wight County, Virginia, and died there
1669; married widow Sarah Wood. His will was proved March 16, 1669. It
mentions wife Sarah, son Richard and wife's son, Thomas Wood. It further
provides regarding certain property: "After my son Richard's decease, he
leaving no issue, I give it to my next of kin in Northamptonshire, at a town
called Castor near unto Petersborough."

More About Thomas Wootton, Dr.:
Date born 2: 1585, Kent England.6362, 6363
Fact #1: Came to Virginia with Captain John Smith.6364, 6365

More About Thomas Wootton, Dr. and Sarah Jennings:
Marriage: WFT Est. 1618-16196366

Children of Thomas Wootton, Dr. and Sarah Jennings are:
  1. +Richard Wootton, Sr., b. 1620, Virginia6367, d. 1687, Isle of Wight County, Virginia6367.
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