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Lucy Nelson (Armistead)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Middlesex, VA, USA
Death: Died in Yorktown, York, VA, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Col. Henry Armistead and Martha Burwell
Wife of "Secretary" Thomas Nelson
Mother of Captain Thomas Nelson, Jr; Col. William Nelson and Major John Nelson
Sister of William A. Armistead; Robert Armistead and Martha Digges
Half sister of Isaac Martin, Sr.

Managed by: Barbara Ann Wood
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About Lucy Nelson (Armistead)

  • Parents: Henry Col. Armistead b: 1673 in Hesse, Gloucester County, Virginia & Martha Burwell b: 16 NOV 1685 in Fairfield, Gloucester County, Virginia

Married:

  1. 1745 in Yorktown, Virginia, USA to Thomas Nelson b: 1716 in Yorktown, Virginia, USA as her second husband.

Children of Thomas Nelson and Lucy Armistead are:

  1. William Nelson Col., b. June 17, 1746.
  2. Thomas Nelson,Capt., b. 1748.
  3. John Nelson, Maj., b. 1750, d. 1827.

Sources

  • Colonial Familes of the US Vol. 1 Armistead Family page 12 - 14
  • Garber, Virginia Armistead. The Armistead Family. Whittet & Shepperson, Printers, Richmond 1910.
  • "Armistead Family." William and Mary Quarterly. 1st. ser., 6: (July 1897): 31-33, (Oct. 1897):97-102, (Jan. 1898):164-171. The article is continued in volumes 8 and 9 

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Lucy Nelson's Timeline

1725
1725
Middlesex, VA, USA
1744
March 17, 1744
Age 19
Yorktown, York Co, Virginia
1745
1745
Age 20
Yorktown, York, VA, USA
1746
June 17, 1746
Age 21
1748
1748
Age 23
1770
1770
Age 45
Yorktown, York, VA, USA