Henry Robinson Armistead

Virginia, USA
Death 10 Feb 1740 (aged 56–57)
Virginia, USA
Burial White Marsh, Gloucester County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 80536978 · View Source
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This is a cenotaph. He is buried somewhere on Hesse Plantation.

Of Hesse Plantation, Middlesexx Co., VA. Lieutenant of Caroline Co., VA.

Son of Colonel John Ellis Armistead & Judith Bowles Robinson.

Married 1703 Gloucester Co., VA to Martha Bacon Burwell.

Their issue:

1. William Burwell Armistead
2. Lucy Burwell Armistead
3. Martha Burwell Armistead
4. Robert Burwell Armistead

Their great great grandson General Lewis Addison Armistead was killed while leading Pickett's Charge at the Battle of Gettysburg on 3 Jul 1863. See ARMISTEAD – Burke's Distinguished Families of America.

Henry was brother to Judith who married Robert "King" Carter, Elizabeth who married Colonel Ralph Wormeley, Jr., of "Rosegill," and William who married Anna Kendall Lee, who's dau. Elizabeth married Colonel Lewis III Fairfield Burwell & was the first mistress of Kingsmill Mansion.



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