Eleanor Love Selden Washington

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Eleanor Love Selden Washington

Also Known As: "Nelly"
Birthplace: VA, USA
Death: Died in Alexandria, VA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Lt. Col. John Augustine Washington, lll and Eleanor Love Selden
Wife of Julian Smith Howard
Mother of Sarah Smith Caldwell
Sister of Louisa Fontaine Washington; Jane Charlotte Washington; Eliza Selden Washington; Anna Maria Washington; Lawrence Washington and 1 other

Managed by: Holly Dianne Faulkner
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About Eleanor Love Selden Washington


1. Stella Pickett Hardy, Colonial Families of the Southern States of America: A History and Genealogy of Colonial Families Who Settled in the Colonies prior to the Revolution. Baltimore, MD: Southern Book Co., 1958.

2. 1860 Federal Census, South West Revenue District, Fauquier, VA.

Birth: Mar. 14, 1856 Mount Vernon Fairfax County Virginia, USA Death: Nov. 7, 1937 Alexandria City Virginia, USA

Married Julian Howard of Warsaw, Va., at Zion Church in Charlestown, WV, on May 5, 1880. Eleanor's father, John Augustine Washington, was the last private owner of Mount Vernon. (Info sent by Find a Grave member #47236429.) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Eleanor (Washington) Howard had 2 middle names Love Selden so should be Eleanor Love Selden (Washington) Howard, not Seldon D.A.R. spelled it wrong, she was born at Mount Vernon, Fairfax County, Virginia, and died at Alexandria, Alexandria City, Virginia (Info sent by Find a Grave member #47070097.)

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Eleanor Love Selden Washington's Timeline

March 14, 1856
March 28, 1881
Age 25
Richmond, Virginia
November 7, 1937
Age 81
Alexandria, VA