A Classification of American Wealth
History and genealogy of the wealthy families of America - Sponsors

 Part 1 : Colonial and Mercantile America  Part 2 : America in the Gilded Age
 Part 3 : America in the Twentieth Century  Encyclopedia of American Wealth

Info  FAQ  Site map  Links  Books  Login


  Part I-Chapter 2 : Planter  Aristocrats  > The Randolph family  :  Previous  1 - 2 - 3   Next

The Randolph family : Plantation owners and Virginia Burgesses

progenitor of the Randolph family of Virginia, the first William Randolph (1650-1711) came to Virginia in 1672, an energetic and ambitious youth, well suited to start a career in the Colonies where opportunities abounded. William Randolph initially followed an uncle, Henry Randolph, who had patented a 1'000 acres land tract along James River. It is unclear whether William inherited


New Registration

Dear visitor,
the page you are trying to see is reserved to our subscribers. Please register to subscribe and have access to all pages of "A Classification of American Wealth" and "Encyclopedia of American Wealth", Thank you.

Members Login
Login :

Password :

Patroons and Manor Lords

Planter  Aristocrats

Shipping Merchants

The Landlords of New YorkCity

Bankers I

Early American Industrialists


Copyright 2000-2016 : D.C.Shouter and RAKEN Services