Abby Byrd Nelson

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Abby Byrd Nelson

Birthdate: (76)
Birthplace: Yorktown, York, Virginia, USA
Death: May 16, 1868 (76)
Millwood, Clarke, Virginia, USA
Place of Burial: Millwood, Clarke, Virginia, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Hon. William Nelson, Jr and Abigail Willing Nelson
Sister of Mary Pickens; Lucy Harrison; James Franklin Nelson; Evelyn Byrd Page and Rosalie Nelson
Half sister of Elizabeth "Betsey" Edwards; Unknown Nelson and Jonas Nelson, Sr

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Birth: 1792 Yorktown York County Virginia, USA

Death: May 16, 1868 Millwood Clarke County Virginia, USA

Granddaughter of William Evelyn Byrd III of Westover Plantation.


  • William Nelson 1759–1813
  • Abigail Willing Byrd 1767–1830


  • Mary Willing Nelson 1790–
  • Lucy Nelson 1793–1819
  • Evelyn Byrd Nelson 1795–1819
  • Ann Byrd Nelson 1796–

From Old Chapel Cemetery 1906 records: MISS ABBY BYRD NELSON of "The Cottage, second daughter of Judge William Nelson and Abby Byrd, his wife, of Yorktown. Born 1792. Died at "The Cottage," her residence in Millwood, May 16, 1868.

Family links:

  • Abigail Byrd Nelson (1767 - ____)

Burial: Old Chapel Cemetery Millwood Clarke County Virginia, USA

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Yorktown, York, Virginia, USA
May 16, 1868
Age 76
Millwood, Clarke, Virginia, USA
Millwood, Clarke, Virginia, USA