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  1653 in Norfolk Co. VA, Robert Butler witnesses will of Daniel Tanner. The will mentions Thomas Shirley and he is to name his child Daniel SHIRLEY. Also mentions land given to Lemuel Mason. _________________________________________

1654 John Butler, headright for bringing in Thomas SHERLEY. _________________________________________

1663 John Butler for transportation of Thomas Sherley, Westmoreland Co.VA _________________________________________

Abstracts from Depositions in Lower Norfolk Co. VA.

In 1640, Edward Butler was 22 years of age

In 1648, William Butler was 26 years of age

In 1661, James Butler was 29 years of age



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