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Nathaniel Venable10/01/1733 -- 12/26/1804avatar
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William Lewis Venable

William Lewis Venable

Birth30 MAY 1780
 
Education
 
Hampden Sydney College
Org.1807-1823
 
Hampden Sydney College, TrusteeHampden Sydney College
Death1824
 
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Aged: 43.6 years
William was born at "Slate Hill" and educated at Hampden-Sydney College for which he later became a trustee from 1807 until 1823. During the War of 1812 he served as a cavalry officer under Capt. Samuel V. Allen. Frances Watkins Nantz and he were married about 1808 in Kentucky. "Haymarket" plantation was his home near Farmville, VA and it consisted of approx. 360 acres. In his will it was given to his wife during her life-time unless she should remarry. "Haymarket" was to pass to his son William upon the death or remarriage of his wife. In addition to the land in P.E. Co. in VA, he owned approx. 3,000 acres in Ohio and Kentucky called the "Crows Pond Tract". That land passed to his two daughters upon his death. His children not shown below are: Mrs. Frances Mathews Venable Flournoy (1810-1863).
ChildrenFirst NameBirth DtDeath DtBirth PlaceSpouses
1+

Frances Matthews 

abt 181016 AUG 1863  VA, Prince Edward Co, "Haymarket" Thomas Flournoy 
2+

Thomas Frederick 

24 FEB 181225 DEC 1881  VA, Prince Edward Co Mary Priscilla Venable 
3

Nathaniel Abram 

18 MAR 181422 JUN 1849  VA, Prince Edward Co, "Longwood" Agnes Catherine "Kate" Venable 
4+

Martha Watkins 

5 JUN 181629 DEC 1905  VA, Prince Edward Co, "Haymarket" William Cabell Flournoy 
5+

William Goodridge 

2 MAY 181929 FEB 1908  VA, Prince Edward Co, "Haymarket" Sally Tucker Venable, Mildred Lightfoot Carrington 
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  2. Cemetery:Providence Co RI Cemetery visits by Ray Gurganus;
  3. Other: Gedcom Import: Arlen_2010-05-15_01.ged; Imported 5/23/2010;
    Source from: abtaylr
  1. Findagrave
  2. FamilySearch United States Census, 1850
  3. Other: Gedcom Import: Arlen_2010-05-15_01.ged; Imported 5/23/2010;
    Source from: abtaylr
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