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Lucy Burwell Page Saunders
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Birth: Jul. 17, 1808
Gloucester County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jun. 16, 1885
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

She was the youngest daughter of Virginia Governor John Page and the poet, Margaret Lowther Page (1759-1835). She was married to Robert Saunders of Williamsburg, Virginia who died in 1868. After her husband's death, she moved to Washington, D.C. where she resided in the Louise Home for Women, established by W.W. Corcoran for ladies who have seen better days. She was the author of Leonora and the Ghost: A True Christmas Tale for Youth.

The National Republican
Thursday Morning, June 18, 1885
Minor Local Events
Death in the Louise Home
The death is announced at the Louise Home of Mrs. Lucy Burwell Page Saunders, relict of the late Robert Saunders, of Virginia and daughter of ex-Governor John Page, of the same state. The funeral will occur from the home today. 
Family links: 
  John Page (1743 - 1808)
  Robert Saunders (1805 - 1868)*
  Marianne Barbara Saunders Wilmer (1829 - 1862)*
  Roberta Page Saunders (1843 - 1894)*
  Mann Page (1766 - 1813)*
  Sarah Burwell Page Nelson (1767 - 1839)*
  Frances Burwell Page Berkeley (1776 - 1853)*
  Francis Page (1780 - 1849)*
  Judith Carter Page Nelson (1783 - 1845)*
  Lucy Burwell Page Saunders (1808 - 1885)
*Calculated relationship
Oak Hill Cemetery
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Plot: Louise Home & Border, Lot 316 East, Plot 14.
Created by: SLGMSD
Record added: May 17, 2009
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Lucy Burwell <i>Page</i> Saunders
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Lucy Burwell <i>Page</i> Saunders
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 Added: Mar. 12, 2015
My 3rd Cousin 7x removed
- Connie Mills
 Added: Sep. 1, 2014
May GOD Bless you as you have blessed us kin all so very well!
- Jonathan Robert De Mallie
 Added: Mar. 2, 2014
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