John Woodson1

#129, b. circa 1657/58, d. before 5 December 1715
Father*Robert Woodson2 b. 1633/34, d. 1706/7
Mother*Elizabeth Ferris2 b. c 1635/36, d. b 1688/89
     John Woodson was born circa 1657/58 Curles Plantation, Henrico County, Virginia.2 He was the son of Robert Woodson and Elizabeth Ferris.2 John Woodson married Judith Tarleton circa 1678/79 Henrico, Virginia.2 John Woodson died before 5 December 1715 , in Henrico, Virginia.2
     He "Adventures of Purse and Person"

Killed by Indians in a raid. He was Carpenter, wheelwright, merchant.2 He left a will on 25 November 1715

proved 5 dec 1715 - source Valentine Papers pp 1987-1989.

Children of John and Judith

Last Edited=24 Feb 2014


  1. [S181] William and Mary College Quarterly Historical Magazine (Richmond, VA: Whitney & Shepperson, Printer), Volume 9, Issue 4 (Apr., 1901) Page 255.
  2. [S185] Ann Royal, re: Elizabeth Woodson and John Povall VA ca1700 in "Woodson Queries", listserve message to Woodson Family Genealogy Forum, 19 Jun 1999.