MEADOWS





The following is my Meadows family tree. At various times, members of this family were known as Meador, Meades, Meadors, & Meadows.

Daniel Meador m. Elizabeth Lee

Ambrose Meador m ?

Thomas Meades m. Sarah Yates

Thomas Meadows m. Sarah Hoskins

John Meadows, Sr. m. Elizabeth White

Thomas Meadows m. Elizabeth Wood

Thomas Meadows, Jr. m. Ann Bourne

Francis Meadows, Sr. m. Mary Kesiah Bell

William Salon Meadows m. Sarah Davis

William S. Meadows m. Mary Howard

William S. Meadows, Jr. m. Sarah Holley

Caroline Virginia Meadows m. John Lewis Clagg

Malinda Meram Clagg m. James Monroe Holley

Noah Anderson Holley m. Beulah Florence Chaney

Melinda Ann Holley




Daniel Meador was born in 1560 in England. He married ELizabeth Lee (b. 1560 in England) in England. Both Daniel & Elizabeth died in England. There were 2 known children of this marriage: Ambrose & Thomas.

Ambrose Meador (son of Daniel Meador & ELizabeth Lee) was born in 1580 in England. He died before 1663 in Old Rappahannock Co., VA. His wife's name is unknown. There were 2 known children of this marriage: Thomas & John.

Thomas Meades (son of Ambrose Meador) was born 1612-1615 in Bristol, England. He married Sarah Yates (b. in England) in 1635. Thomas died June 6, 1655 in Essex (or Lancaster) Co., VA. Sarah died after 1655 in VA. There were 7 known children of this marriage: Thomas, John, Ann, Mary, Susanna, Margaret, & Joyce.

Thomas Meadows (son of Thomas Meades & Sarah Yates) was born 1636 in York (or Lancaster) Co., VA. He married Sarah Hoskins (1637-1672) in 1658 in VA. Sarah was the daughter of Bartholomew & Dorcas Hoskins). There were 5 known children of this marriage: John, Thomas, Susannah, Mary, & Dorothy.

John Meadows, Sr. (son of Thomas Meadows & Sarah Hoskins) was born 1658 in Charles Parish, VA. John was married 2 times. His 1st wife was Elizabeth White (daughter of Richard & Audra White) in 1677 in Old Rappahannock Co., VA. John died May 14, 1721 in Essex Co., VA. Elizabeth died August 17, 1694. There were 7 known children of this marriage: Richard, Thomas, Elizabeth, Rachel, John Jr., Hope & Esther (or Hester). John's 2nd wife was Mary Awbrey (daughter of Henry & Mary Awbrey) who died before October 1721. There were 6 known children of this marriage: Dianah, Jonas, Mary J. Joshua Joel, Job, & Jason.

Thomas Meadows (son of John Meadows, Sr. & Elizabeth White) was born 1680 in Old Rappahannock Co., VA. He married Elizabeth Wood (1680-1758) in 1705. Thomas died before July 1758 in Essex Co., VA. There were 10 known children of this marriage: Susannah, Reuben, Thomas Jr., Rachel, Sarah, Esther, John, Ambrose, Frances, & Elizabeth.

Thomas Meadows, Jr. (son of Thomas Meadows & Elizabeth Wood) was borno 1711-1712 in Essex Co., VA. He married Ann Bourne (b. 1710). Thoomas died in 1776. There were 2 known children of this marriage: Thomas III & Francis.

Francis Meadows, Sr. (son of Thomas Meadows, Jr. & Ann Bourne) was born 1730-1738 in VA> He married Mary Kesiah Bell (daughter of John Bell) 1755-1758 in Orange Co., VA. Francis died 1791 in ROckingham Co., VA. Mary died before 1818 in VA. There were 13 known children of this marriage: Francis Jr., Israel, James, Lewis, Arris P., Jeremiah Isaac, John, Jacob, Mary, William Salon, Matthew, Elijah, & Susannah.

William Salon Meadows (son of Francis Meadows Sr. & Mary Kesiah Bell) was born 1765 in Essex Co., VA. He married Sarah Davis in 1780 in VA. There were 11 known children of this marriage: Anna, George, Aries, Edward, Elijah, Jesse, Sarah, Mary E., William S., Jeremiah, & John.

William S. Meadows, Sr. (son of William Salon Meadows & Sarah Davis) was born 1798 in ROckingham Co., VA. He married Mary Howard (daughter of Jacob Howard & sarah Sellers) on February 16, 1816 in Monroe Co., VA (now WV). WIlliam died APril 16, 1862 in Mason Co., VA (now WV). Mary was born 1797 in VA & died in 1852. There were 10 known children of this marriage: John, ELizabeth, William S. Jr., Andrew, Nancy, Jacob, Austin, James, Edmond, & Elijah.

William S. Meadows, Jr. (son of William S. Meadows, Sr. & Mary Howard) was born January 24, 1818 in Greenbriar Co., VA (now WV). He married Sarah Holley (b. 1811) in 1836 in Mason Co., VA (now WV). There were 7 known children of this marriage: James J., Mary M., Caroline Virginia, William, Francis M., Hezekiah, & Sylvester Austin.

Caroline Virginia Meadows (daughter of William S. Meadows, Jr. & Sarah Holley) was born 1839 in Mason Co., VA (now WV). She married John Lewis Clagg. SEE CLAGG FILE FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THIS LINE.


This is the information I have on my main Meadows line. I have some information on siblings throughout the tree. If anyone has any information or inquires, please contact me.



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