Pritchard/Culpeper Ancestry

    Henry Thomas Pritchard (Prechet)   Barbara
(maiden name unknown)
John Culpeper
"The Rebel of Albemarle"
"The Carolina Rebel"
(NCPedia Article)
Sarah Mayo
    b. ca. 1620
(some sources have 1656)
d. 2 February or April 1697/98
m. ca. 1675 b. ca. 1654-1660
  b. ca. 1644 (btwn Nov. 1641 and Aug. 1648)
Albemarle, NC
d. ca. January 1694
Pasquotank Precinct, NC
m. 23 August 1688
in Perquimans Precinct, NC
Second husband to Sarah Mayo
the widow of Valentine Bird.
This was his third marriage.
(marriage date source)
b. ca. 1668-1672
d. ca. 1726
There are questions about her parentage.
Refer to the Culpeper/Mayo ancestry for details.


Benjamin and his older brother, Mathew Pritchard (Prechet) and wife, and family, presented certificates from Philadelphia (signed 18d 9m 1700) to the Pasquotank Monthly Meeting, in North Carolina. Benjamin was given permission on 9d 2m 1704, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to marry Sarah Elizabeth Culpeper.

Benjamin Pritchard (Prechet)       Sarah Elizabeth Culpepper (Culpeper)  
    b. 25 November 1684
Philadelphia, PA
d. 21 September 1739 in NC
Banns of Marriage:
First declaration of marriage intention on "5th of the 8th Month 1704" - 16 October 1704
Second declartion of marriage intention on "2nd of the 9th Month 1704"
m. 13 November 1704
some sources say Philadelphia, PA, though NC would make more sense
b. 2 February 1686 or ca. 1689
Albemarle Co., NC
d. 25 December 1723
Pasquotank Co., NC
Aaron Morris
  Mary Sarah Pritchard Life in 18th Century North Carolina prior to the Revolutionary War
  b. 14 September 1704
Pasquotank Co., NC
d. 10 September 1770
m. 20 August 1724
Pasquotank Co., NC
b. 28 September 1707
Pasquotank Co., NC
d. 10 December 1791
Pasquotank Co., NC

descendants through son
Joseph Morris
via his marriage to
Mary Newby
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