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James Madison

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James Madison

4th U.S. President


    Eleanor Rose "Nelly" Conway

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    • Mother of James Madison — 2nd Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • Birth Date:
    • 9 Jan 1731 
    • Birth Location:
    • Port Conway, King George, Virginia 
    • Christening Date:
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    • Christening Location:
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    • Death Date:
    • 11 Feb 1829 
    • Death Location:
    • Montpelier Plantation, Orange Co., Virginia 
    • Burial Date:
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    • Burial Location:
    • Montpelier Plantation, Orange Co., Virginia 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 13 Sep 1749 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Virginia 
    • Children:

    • James Madison Jr. (Ahnentafel No:1 )

      Ambrose Madison

      Nelly Conway Madison

    • Notes: 
    • Some sources give Eleanor's birthdate as 09 JAN 1732.

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  • Sources for Eleanor Rose "Nelly" Conway

    • 3 Hampton, William Judson , Our Presidents and Their Mothers , New York: The Cornhill Publishing Company (1922) , 32, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 4 King, George Harrison Sanford , Marriages of Richmond County, Virginia 1668-1853 , Fredericksburg, Virginia: G.H.S. King (1964) , 248.
    • 5 Meade, Bishop , Old Churches, Ministers and Families of Virginia, Vol. II , Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott & Co. (1857) , 96-97, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 6 Pecquet du Bellet, Louise , Some Prominent Virginia Families, Vol. 4 , Lynchburg, VA: J. P. Bell Company (1907) , 367, 372.
    • 9 Tyler, Lyon G., ed. , William and Mary College Quarterly Historical Magazine, Vol. 09 , Richmond, VA: Whittet & Shepperson (1901) , 39.
    • 10 Wakefield, Robert S. and Margaret Harris Stover , Mayflower Families Through Five Generations: Vol. 17, Isaac Allerton , Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants (2015) , 191.