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Eleanor Rose “Nellie” Madison (Conway)

Also Known As: "Nelly"
Birthdate: (98)
Birthplace: Port Conway, King George County, Virginia, Colonial America
Death: February 11, 1829 (98)
Montpelier, Montpelier Station, Orange County, Virginia, United States
Place of Burial: Montpelier Station, Orange County, Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Francis Conway, 1st and Rebecca Moore
Wife of Colonel James Madison, I
Mother of James Madison, 4th President of the United States; Francis Taylor Madison; William Ambrose Madison, Sr., Capt.; Eleanor "Nellie" Conway Hite (Madison); Mollie Davis and 10 others
Sister of Francis Conway; Elizabeth Fitzhugh Taylor; Reuben Conway; Sarah Taliaferro Taylor and Catlett Conway
Half sister of Jane Taylor and Ann Jane Blanton

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About Eleanor Rose “Nellie” Madison

Eleanor Rose “Nellie” Conway Madison BIRTH 9 Jan 1731 Port Conway, King George County, Virginia, USA DEATH 11 Feb 1829 (aged 98) Orange County, Virginia, USA BURIAL Montpelier Estate National Historic Site Montpelier Station, Orange County, Virginia,

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/8358779/eleanor-rose-madison

Eleanor "Nellie" Rose Conway was the daughter of Francis Conway & Rebecca Catlett. She married Col. James Madison Sr. in Port Conway, King William, VA, on 15 Sep 1749. She died and is buried at Montpelier with her husband. They were the parents of President James Madison.

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Biography

From http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:1450552&id=I17257

  • Eleanor Rose CONWAY
  • Sex: F
  • Birth: 9 JAN 1730/31 in Port Conway, Prince George Co., VA
  • Death: 11 FEB 1829 in "Montpelier", Orange Co., VA 1
  • Reference Number: 17257
  • Father: Francis CONWAY b: 15 SEP 1696 in Richmond Co., VA
  • Mother: Rebecca CATLETT b: 1702

Marriage

  1. James MADISON b: 27 MAR 1723 in Port Conway, Prince George Co., VA Married: 15 SEP 1749 in Port Conway, Prince George Co., VA

Their children

  • 1. James MADISON b: 16 MAR 1750/51 in Port Conway, Prince George Co., VA
  • 2. Frances MADISON b: 18 JAN 1753 in "Montpelier", Orange Co., VA
  • 3. Ambrose MADISON b: 27 JAN 1755 in "Montpelier", Orange Co., VA
  • 4. Catlett MADISON b: 10 FEB 1758 in "Montpelier", Orange Co., VA
  • 5. Nellie Conway MADISON b: 14 FEB 1760 in "Montpelier", Orange Co., VA
  • 6. William Taylor MADISON b: 5 MAY 1762 in "Montpelier", Orange Co., VA
  • 7. Sarah MADISON b: 17 AUG 1764 in "Montpelier", Orange Co., VA
  • 8. Elizabeth MADISON b: 19 SEP 1768 in "Montpelier", Orange Co., VA
  • 9. Reuben MADISON b: 19 SEP 1771 in "Montpelier", Orange Co., VA
  • 10. Frances Taylor MADISON b: 4 OCT 1774 in "Montpelier", Orange Co., VA

Sources:

  • 1. Obit, "Virginia Advocate" (Albemarle Co., VA), 2/21/1840

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=8358779

  • Birth: Jan. 9, 1731 Port Conway King George County Virginia, USA
  • Death: Feb. 11, 1829 Orange County Virginia, USA

Eleanor "Nellie" Rose Conway was the daughter of Francis Conway & Rebecca Catlett. She married Col. James Madison Sr.(See his grave for their children) in Port Conway, King William, VA, on 15 Sep 1749.

She died and is buried at Montpelier with her husband.


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Children:

  • James Madison (1751 - 1836)*
  • Ambrose Madison (1755 - 1793)*
  • Catlett Madison (1758 - 1758)*
  • William Taylor Madison (1762 - 1843)*
  • Elizabeth Madison (1768 - 1775)*

Spouse:

  • James Madison (1723 - 1801)

Burial: Montpelier Estate National Historic Site Montpelier Station Orange County Virginia, USA


Created by: Alice Huitt Preston

Record added: Feb 05, 2004

Find A Grave Memorial# 8358779


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Eleanor Rose “Nellie” Madison's Timeline

1731
January 9, 1731
King George County, Virginia, Colonial America
1750
1750
Age 18
Orange, Virginia, USA
1751
March 16, 1751
Age 20
Port Conway, Montpelier, Orange County, Virginia, Colonial America
1753
June 18, 1753
Age 22
Montpelier, Orange, Virginia, United States
1755
January 27, 1755
Age 24
Orange, Virginia, United States
1758
February 10, 1758
Age 27
Orange, Virginia, United States
February 10, 1758
Age 27
Montpelier Station, Virginia, United States
1760
February 14, 1760
Age 29
Montpelier, Orange, Virginia, USA
1762
May 5, 1762
Age 31
Montpelier, Orange, Virginia, United States