Elizabeth Porteus Downman

Elizabeth Porteus Downman[1]

Female 1752 - 1800  (47 years)    Has more than 100 ancestors and 69 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Elizabeth Porteus Downman 
    Relationshipwith Francis Fox
    Born 21 Feb 1752  Lancaster Co., VA. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 1797-1800  [2, 3
    Person ID I266676  Geneagraphie
    Last Modified 9 Aug 2001 

    Father Robert Downman, Capt,   b. 1726, Lancaster Co., VA. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1769  (Age 43 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Porteous,   b. 1728, Lancaster Co., VA. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Siblings 4 siblings 
    Family ID F107914  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Major Stokeley Towles,   b. 1740, Towles Point Va Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1798  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 13 Jan 1773  Richmond Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5
    Children 
    +1. Porteus Towles,   b. 3 Jan 1777, Lancaster Co., VA. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1821, Towles Point Va Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
    +2. Thomas Towles,   b. Abt 1782, Lancaster Co., VA. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1823  (Age ~ 41 years)
    +3. William Payne Towles,   b. 1786, Lancaster Co., VA. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Nancy Towles,   b. 1776, Lancaster Co., VA. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Kate Towles,   b. 1778, Lancaster Co., VA. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Mildred Towles,   b. 10 Oct 1782, St. James Northampton Parr Goochland Va Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +7. Rawleigh Downman Towles,   b. 1788, Lancaster Co., VA. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Elizabeth Towles,   b. 1774,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 9 Aug 2001 
    Family ID F107983  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • !2nd cousin [2x] to George Washington, 1st President - through his mother Mary Ball and her father Robert Downman. She was also related to him through her mother on his father's side (both are descended from Mildred Reade and Augustine Warner).

  • Sources 
    1. [S3380] Porteus - Downman Family, Elizabeth B, Mason, (Virginia Genealogist, Vol. 34, 1 Jan. 1990).

    2. [S3370] Spotsylvania Co. Va. Deed Book P 1797-1800".

    3. [S3371] Spotsylvania Co. Va. Deed Book P 1797-1800.

    4. [S3374] Early Marriages: Virginia to 1800, Jordan L Dodd, (Precision Indexing Pub., Bountiful, UT 1900).

    5. [S3379] Abstracts Lancaster County, Virginia, Wills 1653-1800, Ida J Lee, (Richmond, VA 1959).


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