William Dandridge (1690-1743) and Unity West of King William Co., Virginia

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     William was a distinguished Captain in the Royal Navy and a member of the Virginia council. Unity was the granddaughter of Col. John West, Jr. , the first Christian born on the York River in Virginia  William along with William Byrd and Richard Fitz-William were the 3 commissioners appointed to lay out and settle the boundary line location between the governments of North Carolina and Virginia.  This line was completed in 1728.

Web Links: Unity West Grave Site
Books: Interesting Discussion of Relationships between West, Dandridge, Jones and Macons.
Attachments: Bio of Unity West's Father Nathaniel West           Encyclopedia Virginia  article on William Dandridge
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