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At the age of 18, he had contracted as an indentured servant to pay for passage to the Virginia Colony in the hopes of bettering his life.He earned his freedom after several years and became a leading citizen of the area.Princess Anne, the easternmost county in South Hampton Roads, extended from Cape Henry at the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay, south to what became the border of the North Carolina colony.It included all of the area fronting the Atlantic Ocean.He settled on land on the north side of the Elizabeth River (Virginia), east of what developed as Norfolk.Following increased settlement, in 1691 Lower Norfolk County was divided to form Norfolk and Princess Anne counties.They named it Cape Henry, after Henry Frederick, Prince of Wales, the eldest son of King James I of England.

In the early centuries, this area was rural and developed for plantation agriculture.

In 1629, he was elected to the House of Burgesses for Elizabeth Cittie [sic], one of four "citties" (or incorporations) which were subdivided areas established in 1619.

In 1634, the Colony was divided into the original eight shires of Virginia, soon renamed as counties.

Near the point where the Chesapeake Bay and the Atlantic Ocean meet, Cape Henry was the site of the first landing of the English colonists, who eventually settled in Jamestown, on April 26, 1607.

The city is listed in the Guinness Book of Records as having the longest pleasure beach in the world.

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