COL Wilson Miles Cary

Newport News, Newport News City, Virginia, USA
Death 1772 (aged 69–70)
Hampton, Hampton City, Virginia, USA
Burial Denbigh, Newport News City, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 201965583 View Source
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Burial here is as reported by Fairfax Harrison. He died at (Ceely's) in Elizabeth City county, now Hampton. His widow lived at Ceely's after his death until her death in 1783. He also lived at Richneck and is buried thereabouts, perhaps near where the family mansion once stood.

Father: Miles CARY b: ABT 1655 in Warwick Co. (now City of Newport News), VA
Mother: Mary WILSON b: 25 OCT 1675 in Elizabeth City Co. (later Norfolk Co., now City of Chesapeake), VA

Marriage 1 Sarah PATE b: ABT 1710 , alternate, Sarah Reade
Wilson Miles CARY b: 4 AUG 1730 in Warwick Co. m1 Sarah Blair
Mary Anne CARY b: 1735 m Edward Ambler See-
Mary Cary Ambler
Sally CARY m George William Fairfax
Elizabeth CARY m Bryan Fairfax, 8th Lord of Cameron

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  • Added: 9 Aug 2019
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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for COL Wilson Miles Cary (Dec 1702–1772), Find a Grave Memorial ID 201965583, citing Richneck Plantation Cemetery, Denbigh, Newport News City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by vcudean (contributor 48748331) .