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    William Bernard

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    • 7th Generation — 4th Great-grandfather of Robert E. Lee
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 118 
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    • ABT 1603 
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    • 31 Mar 1665 
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    • BEF 1655 
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    • Came to Virginia from England in the ship "America" in 1625. Came to America in the ship "America."

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  • Sources for William Bernard

    • 2 The Taylors of Tabernacle: The History of a Family, including the Genealogy of its Descendants with Biographical . . ., Brownsville, Tennessee: Taylor Kinsfolk Association at Tabernacle Church (1957), 44, Heritage Quest (Digital Library).
    • 3 Browning, Charles H., Americans of Royal Descent: A Collection of Genealogies of American Families Whose Lineage is Traced to . . ., 7th Ed., Baltimore, Maryland: Reprinted for Clearfield Company, Inc. by Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. (2000), 37.
    • 4 Browning, Charles H., ed., American of Royal Descent: collection of genealogies showing the . . . 7th edition, Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Company (2000 reprint of 1911 edition), 246, 542.
    • 6 Kennedy, Mary Selden, Seldens of Virginia and Allied Families, Volume 1, New York: Frank Allaben Genealogical Company (1911), 319.
    • 8 Richardson, Douglas and Kimball G. Everingham, Plantagenet Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company (2004), 103.
    • 11 Tyler, Lyon G., ed., William and Mary College Quarterly Historical Magazine, Vol. 18, Richmond, VA: Whittet & Shepperson (1910), 61.
    • 12 Tyler, Lyon Gardiner, editor, Encyclopedia of Virginia Biography: Vol. II, New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company (1915), 294, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 15 Wurts, John S., Magna Charta, New York: Brookfield Publishing Company (1942), 445.