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Charity Tennill

Female 1742 - 1832  (~ 90 years)


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  • Name Charity Tennill 
    Born Jun 1742  Prince William Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • This date was calculated from tombstone information.
    Gender Female 
    Died Jul 1832  Montgomery Co. Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Charity Douglas was apparently living with her daughter, Mary Wade, when she died .
    Buried Jul 1832  Craig Cemetery, Montgomery Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Charity Douglas was buried in the Craig Cemetery in Christianburg, Montgomery County, Virginia.
    Person ID I112901  My Genealogy

    Family Benjamin Thomas Douglas, Sr.,   b. Abt 1732, Charles Co. Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1816, Botetourt Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years) 
    Married Abt 1761  Prince William Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Prince William County was the residence of the bride, Charity Tennell when their marriage took place. Her father was a wealthy planter in the county, which probably insured a fine, old fashion, plantation wedding. This county is also a burned record county which accounts for the loss of the marriage record
    Children 
     1. John B. Douglas, Sr.,   b. 1760, Fauquier Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1830, Botetourt Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     2. Capt. James Douglas, Esq.,   b. 1762, Prince William Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Oct 1820, Anson Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     3. William Douglas,   b. 1767, Fauquier Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. bfe May 1837, Bath Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     4. Francis Douglas,   b. Abt 1769, Fauquier Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1833, Montgomery Co. Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years)
     5. Elizabeth Douglas,   b. Abt 1773, Fauquier Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1849, Breckinridge Co., Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years)
     6. Behethland Douglas,   b. 1777, Culpeper Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Benjamin Thomas Douglas, Jr.,   b. Abt 1779, Culpeper Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1844, Bath Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years)
     8. Gibson Berryman Douglas,   b. Abt 1783, Culpeper Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1846, Breckinridge Co., Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years)
     9. Mary (Polly) Douglas,   b. May 1787, Culpeper Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Aug 1864, Montgomery Co. Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years)
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F46018  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The Tennell family descends from French Hugenauts from Picardy, France. These people migrated to America in the early 1700's. Many of this family migrated to southern Georiga were there is a county named after them today.

  • Sources 
    1. [S2034] BIRTH RCD. CHARITY TENNELL.

    2. [S2035] WORRELL, OVER THE MOUNTIAN MEN.