Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

John Nelson

Male 1747 - Bef 1791  (< 43 years)


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  • Name John Nelson 
    Born 10 Jul 1747  Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef 22 Mar 1791  Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I49255  Tree1
    Last Modified 15 Aug 2022 

    Father John Nelson,   b. 1719, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1791, Fauquier County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary Foley,   b. Abt 1723,   d. Aft 1791, Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 10 Feb 1740  Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5766  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Young,   b. Bef 1752, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1791, Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 41 years) 
    Married 15 Jan 1766  Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • January 15, 1766, John Nelson and Mary Young
    Last Modified 15 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F28911  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Fauquier County Va Wills, page 210
      JOHN NELSON, SENIOR (Will) Date: 22 March 1791
      Wife: Mary - all estate during her life, to be sold after her decease and divided into five equal parts, one-fifth part to each of the following heirs: Catherine Horton and Elizabeth Green; Hannah James, wife of Thomas James; Mary Nelson, widow of John Nelson, Jr., dec'd.; Thomas Nelson and Joseph Nelson (sons).
      Exors: Wife Mary Nelson, William Phillips of Stafford County and Garrart Gray, Jun'r.
      Signed: John Nelson, Sen'r.
      Wit: Original Young, John Green, Elizabeth (I) James
      Proved: 26 December 1791, by o. of Original Young, John Green and Elizabeth Green. Garrett Gray and Mary Nelson granted cert. to obtain probate.

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