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Magdelena Woods McDowell
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Birth: 1705, Ireland
Death: 1800
Crozet
Albemarle County
Virginia, USA

daughter of Michael Marion Woods and Lady Mary Catherine Campbell
m#1 Captain John McDowell
m#2 Benjamin Borden
m#3 John Bowyer
Described as tall and straight, handsome with dazzling white skin, big blue eyes and long yellow hair, a witty tongue, great charm . Old letter tells of her riding a famous black stallion in a riding coat of hunter`s green with gold buttons and a bonnet of many plumes. Wealthiest woman on the Virginia Frontier, heiress of the Borden Estate.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Michael Marion Woods (1684 - 1762)
  Lady Mary Catherine Campbell of Argyle Woods (1690 - 1742)
 
 Siblings:
  Margaret Woods Wallace (____ - 1761)*
  Magdelena Woods McDowell (1705 - 1800)
  Archibald Woods (1706 - 1764)*
  Michael "of Botetourt" Woods (1707 - 1777)*
  William Woods (1715 - 1783)**
  William Woods (1715 - 1783)*
  Richard Woods (1719 - 1801)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
McDowell Family Cemetery
Crozet
Albemarle County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Linda Dukes
Record added: Sep 12, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 96952980
 


- JARROTT P. COX
 Added: Jan. 9, 2013

- Linda Dukes
 Added: Sep. 12, 2012
 
 
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