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Capt Wyatt Francis Camden
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Birth: 1784
Roseland
Nelson County
Virginia, USA
Death: 1849
Massies Mill
Nelson County
Virginia, USA

Wid. of Polly Hill; Husband of Rhoda Branch Gill; Son of John and Meony Wright Camden

FROM THE LIBRARY OF VA: Works Progress Administration of Virginia Historical Inventory regarding an historic home `Aspen Hill` built by Captain Wyatt Camden...1. Subject: `Aspen Hill` 2. Location: 4 miles southwest of Roseland, Virginia. Take Route #655 at Roseland, Virginia, go west 1 mile to intersection of Route #151, cross Tye River by way of Lanesford Bridge, go south 1 mile on Route #151 to intersection of Route #676 go southwest 1.5 miles to intersection of Route #677 near the home of G. H. Parr, turn right on Route #677 go .3 of a mile west to intersection of farm road from south, thence .2 of a mile. House stands on high hill to left of Route #677. 3. Date: Between 1820 and 1830 4. a. Owners: Captain Wyatt Camden... about 1820. b. Mr. E. E. Miller, grandson of Captain Camden, who is present owner. 5. Description: This home was built sometime between 1820 and 1830 by Captain Wyatt Camden, who was a captain in the War of 1812. Captain built this house and took up his abode there in his early married life. The way the place derived its name was by the wife of Captain Camden. She planted a long row of Aspen trees along one side of the yard, then gave it the name of Aspen Hill. One of these is still standing. The land on which this house is built is a portion of a boundry granted to a Mr. Davis from the English Crown. 7. Art: 8: Sources of Information: Informant: Mr. E. E. Miller, Roseland, Virginia, Star Route.` Research made by Massie D. Thacker, Arrington, VA, August 6, 1936
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Camden (1755 - 1827)
  Meonie Wright Camden (1760 - 1808)
 
 Spouse:
  Rhoda Branch Gill Camden (1800 - 1861)
 
 Children:
  Pocahontas Amanda Camden Miller (1830 - 1890)*
  Sterling Claiborne Camden (1832 - 1857)*
  Martin P. Van Buren Camden (1834 - ____)*
  Voltaire Jones Camden (1835 - 1907)*
  Hannah Mary Camden Jenkins (1840 - 1917)*
  Martha Curtis Camden (1843 - 1922)*
 
 Siblings:
  Wyatt Francis Camden (1784 - 1849)
  John F. Camden (1786 - 1862)*
  Sarah Camden Shields Askew (1792 - 1862)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Camden Cemetery on Jack's Hill
Roseland
Nelson County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Roanna Camden Cann
Record added: Dec 26, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23562522
Capt Wyatt Francis Camden
Added by: Roanna Camden Cann
 
 
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- Jonathan Robert De Mallie
 Added: Aug. 15, 2012
Captain Wyatt Francis Camden, Thank you for your service in the War of 1812 !GOD Bless you!
- Jonathan Robert De Mallie
 Added: Apr. 4, 2012

- Roanna Camden Cann
 Added: Dec. 26, 2007
 
 
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