Fauquier, Francis, 1704?-1768

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Francis Fauquier was Lt. Governor of Virginia between 1758-1768.

From the description of Correspondence, 1758-1768. (Colonial Williamsburg Foundation). WorldCat record id: 26924538

Francis Fauquier (1703-3 March 1768) was a Lieutenant Governor of the colony of Virginia and served as acting governor from 1758 until his death in 1768.

From the guide to the Commission of Oyer and Terminer, 1761 August 15, (John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation)

Governor of Virginia (State) and economist.

From the description of Francis Fauquier papers, 1758-1764. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79453571

Francis Fauquier (1703 - 3 March 1768) was a Lieutenant Governor of the colony of Virginia, and served as acting governor from 1758 until his death in 1768.

From the guide to the Gov. Francis Fauquier Land Grant to Joel Robinson, 31 Oct. 1765, (John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation)

Born in England, Francis Fauquier (1704?-1768) served as lieutenant governor of Virginia between 1758 and 1768. He was appointed during the French and Indian War and was involved in bringing the conflict to an end.

From the description of Governor Francis Fauquier, letter, Williamsburg, VA, to Maj. Gen. John Stanwix 1760 May 3. (Colonial Williamsburg Foundation). WorldCat record id: 180773914

English colonial administrator; lieutenant governor of Virginia.

From the description of Letter to Richard Bland [manuscript], 1760 July 28. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647835552

From the description of Letter : Williamsburg, to Richard Bland, 1760 July 28. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 30793171

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referencedIn Photographs of a miniature of Francis Fauquier and a statue of Henry Clay [manuscript], n.d. University of Virginia. Library
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creatorOf Fauquier, Francis, 1704?-1768. Land grant to John Carlyle and Robert Carlyle, [manuscript], 1759 August 10. University of Virginia. Library
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creatorOf Fauquier, Francis, 1704?-1768. Commission, 1761 November 30, to Joseph Holladay. Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library
creatorOf Gov. Francis Fauquier Land Grant to Joel Robinson, 31 Oct. 1765 John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
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creatorOf Fauquier, Francis, 1704?-1768. Letter : Williamsburg, to Richard Bland, 1760 July 28. University of Virginia. Library
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creatorOf Fauquier, Francis, 1704?-1768. Land grant, 1761 February 14, to Drew Halstead. Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library
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creatorOf Fauquier, Francis, 1704?-1768. Governor Francis Fauquier, letter, Williamsburg, VA, to Maj. Gen. John Stanwix 1760 May 3. Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library
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creatorOf Fauquier, Francis, 1704?-1768. Landgrant to Henry M. Daniel, for 142 acres in Amherst Co., Va. [manuscript] 1764 Aug. 15. University of Virginia. Library
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Louisa County (Va.)
Virginia--Augusta County
Virginia
Virginia
United States
Virginia
Virginia
Loudoun County (Va.)
Virginia--Halifax County
Virginia--Chesapeake
Virginia
Virginia--Chesterfield County
Virginia--Chesapeake
Virginia
Virginia--Bedford County
Williamsburg (Va.)
Virginia
United States
United States
United States
United States
Boston (Mass.)
Virginia--Augusta County
United States
Virginia--King George County
Virginia
Augusta County (Va.)
Virginia--Loudoun County
Augusta County (Va.)
Virginia
Spain
Boston (Mass.)
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Real property
Criminal courts--Virginia--Norfolk County
Taxation--History--18th century
Riots--History--18th century
Wampum belts
Judges--Selection and appointment
Indians of North America--Government relations--to 1789
Religion and politics--Virginia--History--18th century
Charitable bequests
Criminal courts
Religion and politics--18th century
African American criminals--Virginia--History-18th century
Smuggling
Privateering--History--18th century
Cherokee Indians
Judges--Selection and appointment--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775
Iroquois Indians
Shipping--History--18th century
Criminal courts--Virginia--Prince George County
Judges--Selection and appointment--Virginia--History - 18th century
Female offenders--18th century
Murder--18th century
Religious disputations--Virginia--History--18th century
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Land grants
Land grants--18th century
Religious disputations--18th century
Colonial administrators--History--18th century
Governors--History--18th century
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Death 1768-03-03

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