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Sarah Burwell (Nelson)

Birthdate: (48)
Birthplace: Yorktown, York County, Virginia, United States
Death: March 1770 (48)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Thomas "Scotch Tom" Nelson, Sr. and Frances "Fanny" Tucker Nelson (Courtenay)
Wife of Col. Robert Burwell
Mother of Frances "Fannie" Page and Nathaniel Burwell
Sister of John Nelson
Half sister of Secretary Thomas Nelson; Gov. William Nelson; Mary Berkeley; Thomas Nelson, I; <private> Nelson and 2 others

Managed by: Stanley Welsh Duke, Jr.
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Immediate Family

About Sarah Burwell

Sarah (Sally) Nelson Burwell, daughter of Thomas Nelson & Frances Houston, was born in Yorktown, Va., about 1722; she married, about 1742, Colonel Robert Carter Burwell (of Isle of Wright County, Va.). He was a brother of Elizabeth (called Betty) Burwell, wife of President William Nelson.

Their children are:

  • 1. Nathaniel Burwell Nelson, of Lancaster County, Va., married Miss Mary Wormeley, of Middlesex County, Va..
  • 2. Frances Burwell (called Fannie) Page, first wife of Governor John Page.

Birth: 1722 Death: 1754

Family links:

 Thomas Nelson (1677 - 1745)
 Francis Houston Tucker Nelson (1682 - 1760)

 Robert Carter Burwell (1720 - 1777)*

 Frances Burwell Page (1745 - 1784)*
  • Calculated relationship

Burial: Unknown

Created by: P Fazzini Record added: Apr 06, 2010 Find A Grave Memorial# 50718379

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Sarah Burwell's Timeline

Yorktown, York County, Virginia, United States
Age 23
York , Virginia
March 1770
Age 48