m. Oct 5, 1673
South Farnham Parish, Essex Co. VA
d. Jan 5, 1754
Essex Co. VA
d. King and Queen Co. VA
Son Thomas was a member of the House of Burgesses from 1736 to his death in 1754.
Marker designating the location of the Gouldborough (later Goldberry) plantation
where he built his home in 1733.
Dorman, John Frederick, comp., Essex County, Virginia, Wills, Inventories and Settlements of Estates No. 3, 1717–1721, pages 143–144.
Sweeny, Lenora Higginbotham, "The Upshaw Family of Essex," Genealogies of Virginia Families from Wm. & Mary Coll. Quarterly, 5:249, Baltimore, 1982.
Upshaw, Sophie W., comp., Captain William Upshaw, Gent., Planter of Virginia, Gateway Press, Inc., Baltimore, 1975, part I.