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Col Henry Willis
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Birth: 1696
Gloucester County
Virginia, USA
Death: Sep. 14, 1740

OF Wareriver Parrish
Settler and Founder of Fredericksburg VA
Married three times:-both Mildred Washingtons were cousins
* Ann Alexander
* Mildred Washington
* Mildred {Washington} Gregory

By his marraige to Ann Alexander he was father to
Mary Willis wife of Hancock Lee of the
Lee family of Virginia}; Mary and Hancock were the parents of Mary Willis Lee sister-in-law to President James Madison; Note: Hancock Lee father -also named Hancock Lee was ancestor to President Zachery Taylor

BY his Marriage to Mildred {Washington} Gregory he was father of Colonel Lewis Willis who married Mary Champe-daugther of Colonel John Champe and niece of President George Washington

Colonel Lewis Willis was father of Byrd Willis who married Mary Lewis daugther of George Lewis son of Colonel Fielding Lewis-a brother-in-law of George Washington

Byrd Willis was father of
Caroline Willis who became the wife of
Charles Murant son of Marshal/King of Naples Joachim Murant and Caroline Bonaparte the sister of Napoleon Bonaparte 
 
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 Parents:
  Francis Willis (1660 - 1691)
 
 Spouses:
  Ann Smith Alexander Willis (1689 - 1726)*
  Mildred Washington Gregory Willis (1696 - 1747)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Willis Lee (1716 - 1766)*
  Lewis Willis (1734 - 1812)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Willis Cemetery
Maryes Heights
Fredericksburg City
Virginia, USA
Plot: Possibly Buried here?
 
Created by: P Fazzini
Record added: Nov 02, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43863691
Col Henry Willis
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- Brenda McColister (Lee)
 Added: May. 29, 2014
May GOD Bless you Col. Henry Willis as you have blessed us kin all so very well!
- Jonathan Robert De Mallie
 Added: Mar. 25, 2014

- Jean Boyce
 Added: Mar. 23, 2014
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