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Rachel Donelson (Stockley)

Also Known As: "stokley/"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Accomac, VA, USA
Death: Died in Nashville, TN, USA
Place of Burial: Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Alexander Stockley, I and Jane Stockley
Wife of Col. John Patrick Donelson, II
Mother of Mary Caffrey; Alexander Donelson; Cate Hutchings (Donelson); Stockley Donelson; Elizabeth Donelson and 12 others
Sister of Alexander Stockley, II; Comfort Nock and Jane Stockley

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About Rachel Donelson

RACHEL5 STOKELY (ALEXANDER4, JOSEPH3, JOHN (STOCKLEY)2, JOHN (STOCKLEY)1) was born in Accomac County, Virginia, and died 1801 in Davidson County, Tennessee. She married JOHN DONELSON II Abt. 1750 in Pittsylvania, Virginia, son of JOHN DONELSON and CATHERINE DAVIS. He was born April 07, 1725 in Somerset, Maryland, and died 1786 in Davidson County, Tennessee. 

http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/s/t/o/Robert-E-Stokley/BOOK-0001/0002-0025.html

She traveled four months by flat boat in the winter to help found Nashville, Tennessee.

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Rachel Donelson's Timeline

1715
1715
Accomac, VA, USA
1748
1748
Age 33
1749
1749
Age 34
Somerset, MA, USA
1750
1750
Age 35
Spotsylvania County, Virginia, United States
1751
1751
Age 36
Pittsylvania County, Virginia, Colonial America
1755
April 17, 1755
Age 40
Accomac, VA, USA
1755
Age 40
Pittsylvania, VA, USA
1756
1756
Age 41
Pittsylvania, VA, USA