Edmund Berkeley (d. 1718)

Artist: Unknown
Date: probably 1710-1718

Edmund Berkeley was the son of Edmund Berkeley and Mary Kemp Berkeley. He lived at Barn Elms. His first wife was Mary Mason and his second wife was Lucy Burwell. His inventory included portraits of himself and his wife.

Reference: 1718 Inventory of Barn Elms, “Home House Plantation,” includes, “his own and Ladies pictures, Eleven house pictures, King William & Queen Mary, smal”

See: “Virginia Council Journals,” Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, 35, 1 (January 1927), 37.

Family: Berkeley
Decade: 1710s
Attributes: man