Maj. William Langborn, Jr.

Maj. William Langborn, Jr.

Male 1756 - 1814  (57 years)

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  • Name William Langborn 
    Title Maj. 
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 30 May 1756  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 1814  [1
    Buried 1814  New Kent, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • "The Island"
    Person ID I16291  mytree
    Last Modified 24 May 2018 

    Father William Langborn 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Susannah Smith 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F5856  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Dandridge Claiborne,   b. Abt 1770,   d. 1807  (Age ~ 37 years) 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Langborn,   b. 1800,   d. 1807  (Age 7 years)  [natural]
     2. William Langborn, III,   b. 1803,   d. Apr 1823  (Age 20 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 24 May 2018 
    Family ID F5836  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1814 - New Kent, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • William was commissioned ensign in the 6th Virginia Regiment, 27 Apr 1777. In 1781 he served under Lafayette and later became quartermaster. On 6 Oct 1783 Congress commissioned him Lt. Col. for his service during the war. After the war he traveled to Europe but returned to Virginia in 1795 and settled at his ancestral home, "the Island," in King William Co., VA. He was security on the bond given by Aaron Burr when he was charged with treason.

  • Sources 
    1. [S38] Claiborne of Virginia: The First Eight Generations, John Frederick Dorman, (Name: Baltimore, 1995;), p62.


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