Elizabeth Carter (Landon) (c.1683 - 1719) MP

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Nicknames: "Betty"
Birthplace: Credanhill, Hertfordshire, England
Death: Died in Williamsburg, James City, Virginia, United States
Occupation: •Married: 1701
Managed by: Peter James Herbert
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About Elizabeth Carter (Landon)

http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~marshall/esmd127.htm

Elizabeth Landon (Thomas4, Sylvanus3, John2, Roger1); baptized 17 May 1683 at Credenhall, Herefordshire, England; b. 1684; m. Richard Willis; 1st husband;

m. Robert Carter, son of Col. John Carter and

Sarah Ludlow, 1701; 2nd wife, 2nd husband; d. 3 Jul 1719 at age 36.

    Richard Willis resided at Middlesex Co., VA.
    Robert Carter was born circa 1663. He resided at 'Corotoman',

Lancaster Co., VA. He was Acting Governor at Virginia. He was Speaker of the House of Burgesses at Virginia. He was a member of the Governor's Council at Virginia.

He married Judith Armistead, daughter of Col. John Armistead and Judith, circa 1688; 1st wife. He died in 1732.

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Elizabeth "Betty" LANDON 1674 - 3 Jul 1720 ID Number: I41878

RESIDENCE: ENG and Lancaster Co. VA

BIRTH: 1674, of Grednal, county Hereford, England DEATH: 3 Jul 1720, Lancaster Co. Virginia [202813] BURIAL: Christ Church Lancaster Co., Va RESOURCES: See: [S1286] [S1554] [S2128] [S2916] [S2285] Father: Thomas LANDON Esq. Mother: Mary de LAVAL


Family 1 : Robert "King" CARTER Colony of Virginia MARRIAGE: 1701 +Ann CARTER +Robert CARTER II +Charles CARTER of Cleves +Lucy CARTER +Mary CARTER +Landon CARTER of Sabine Hall Notes

Elizabeth Landon Willis. dau. of Thomas Landon, of "Grednal," Hereford Co., England. Marriage 1 ? Willis.

Old Churches Ministers, and Families of Virginia. V.

"To the memory of Betty Carter, second wife of Robert Carter, Esq., youngest daughter of Thomas Landon, Esq., and Mary his wife, of Grednal, in the county of Hereford, the ancient seat of the family and place of her nativity. She bore to her husband ten children, five sons and five daughters, three of whom--Sarah, Betty, and Ludlow--died before her and are buried near her. She was a person of great and exemplary piety and charity in every relation wherein she stood: whether considered as a Christian, a wife, a mother, a mistress, a neighbour, or a friend, her conduct was equalled by few, excelled by none. She changed this life for a better on the 3d of July, 1710, in the 36th year of her age and 19th of her marriage. May her descendants make their mother's virtues and graces the pattern of their lives and actions!"

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Elizabeth "Betty" Landon's Timeline

1683
May 17, 1683
Credanhill, Hertfordshire, England
May 17, 1683
Grednal, Hereford Co, , Eng
1701
April 9, 1701
Age 17
Herefordshire, England
1704
1704
Age 20
Lancaster, Virginia, Colonial America
1704
Age 20
Corotoman, Lancaster, VA
1704
Age 20
Lancaster, Virginia, Colonial America
1705
1705
Age 21
Lancaster, Virginia, United States
1707
November 1, 1707
Age 24
Corotoman Plantation, Lancaster County, Province of Virginia
1708
1708
Age 24
Corotoman, Lancaster County, Province of Virginia, (Present USA)
1710
August 18, 1710
Age 27
Lancaster County, Province of Virginia, (Present USA)