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Henry Watkinsabt 1737 -- abt 1798avatar
Temperance Hughesabt 1740 -- bef 1798avatar
Nathaniel Venable10/01/1733 -- 12/26/1804avatar
Elizabeth Michaux Woodson06/06/1740 -- 09/29/1791avatar
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Marriage2 JUL 1782
 
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Capt Thomas Watkins

Birth12 FEB 1761
 
History15 Mar 1781
 
Battle of Guilford Court House
Captain, USA
US Revolutionary War
Death1797
 
Aged: 35.9 years
He was a brother-in-law of Gov Pope of Kentucky, and son of Henry Watkins and Temperance Hughes.."Capt Thomas Watkins was a man of more educational advantages than the sons of the usual planter; though the Revolutionary War interefered with his College career." He served in the Revolutionary Army under General Greene and was distinguished for bravery on the field of Guilford Court House, 1781. Col Washington wrote Captain Watkins a personal letter--still in the hands of members of the family--commending the bravery of the company and of its commander. (It was in this company that Betsy Anne  Venable's brother, Samuel Woodson Venable served.)

Betsy Ann Venable

Birth18 DEC 1760
Death3 DEC 1826
 
Aged: 66 years
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ChildrenFirst NameBirth DtDeath DtBirth PlaceSpouses
1+

Martha 

23 JAN 1784  VA, Prince Edward Co Thomas D. Ligon 
2+

Henry Anderson 

20 DEC 1787  VA, Prince Edward Co Nancy Wildred Edmunds, Mildred Stuart Morton 
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Gov. John One Arm PopeGov. John "One Arm" Popebrother in law
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  1. Other: Gedcom Import: Arlen_2010-05-15_01.ged; Imported 5/23/2010;
    Source from: abtaylr
  1. Other: Gedcom Import: Arlen_2010-05-15_01.ged; Imported 5/23/2010;
    Source from: abtaylr
  2. Website:Paulette Falkner;
    Source from: Ray Gurganus
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