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Frances Burwell Page Berkeley

Rosewell, Gloucester County, Virginia, USA
Death 17 Oct 1853 (aged 77)
Hanover County, Virginia, USA
Burial Beaverdam, Hanover County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 31376995 · View Source
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She was the widow of Thomas Nelson and later on the 2nd wife of Carter Berkeley. She married Thomas Nelson in 1795. Francis, was the 3rd daughter and 7th child of Governor John Page and Francis (called Fannie) Burwell, his wife. (Ref: Genealogy of the Page Family of Virginia)

The children of Thomas and Francis Nelson were:

1. Thomasia Nelson, born May 6, 1796; married 1821, Bishop William Meade, of the Episcopal Church, Va., and was his second fie. She was buried in The Fork Church graveyard, Hanover Co., Va., and died Jul 26, 1836.

2. Fannie Nelson, born about 1798; died unmarried.

3. Thomas Nelson, born abour 1800; died unmarried.

4. Rev. George Washington Nelson, born about 1805; married, about 1835, Jane Crease, of Alexandria, Va., and was her first husband.

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  • Maintained by: Thomas
  • Originally Created by: SheWalksTheseHills
  • Added: 13 Nov 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 31376995
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Frances Burwell Page Berkeley (20 Feb 1776–17 Oct 1853), Find A Grave Memorial no. 31376995, citing Airwell Cemetery, Beaverdam, Hanover County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Thomas (contributor 47966515) .