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Philip Aylett (1767 - 1831)

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Philip Aylett
Born in , , Virginiamap
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Husband of — married [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in , King William County, Virginia, United States of Americamap
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Elizabeth (Betsey) born Hanover Co., VA 23 Apr 1769, died 14 Sept 1842 at age 73 at "Fontainbleau," King William Co., VA, home of her daughter Sarah Shelton; married 12 Oct 1786 at St. John’s Church, Richmond, VA to Philip Aylett, born 12 May 1767 at “Fairfield,” King William Co., VA, died 11 Sept 1831; both buried at “Fairfield”. Betsey outlived her husband and eleven of their thirteen children.

  1. William, b. 1788, died 1797, age 9, King William Co., VA.
  2. Patrick Henry, b. 1789, died 1799, age 10, King William Co., VA.
  3. Gen. Philip, Jr., b. 1791, married Judith Page Waller, children, died 1848, age 56, Richmond, VA..
  4. Mary Macon, b.1793, married Philip Fitzhugh, children, died 1836, age 42, Caroline Co., VA.
  5. John, b. 1795, died 1796, age 10 months, King William Co., VA.
  6. Elizabeth Henry, b. 1798, died 1818, age 10 years, King William Co., VA.
  7. Anne Henry, b. 1799, died 1800, age 3 months, King William Co., VA.
  8. Martha Dandridge, b. 1801, married Silas Duncan, no children, died 1833, age 32, King #William Co., VA.
  9. Anne Henry, b. 1803, married Thomas Moore, 2 children, died 1828, age 24, King William Co., VA.
  10. Louisa Fontaine, b. 1805, died 1822, age 17, King William Co., VA.
  11. William Aylett, b. 1806, died 1829, age 23, King William Co., VA.
  12. Patrick Henry, b. 1808, died 1829, age 21, Univ. of VA, Charlottesville, VA.
  13. Sarah Shelton, b. 1811, married William Spotswood Fontaine, children, died 1876, age 64, North Carolina, buried in City Cemetery, Reidsville, North Carolina.[1]


Date: 12 MAR 1767


Date: 11 SEP 1835
Place: King William County, VA


Died at "Montville".


Buried at "Fairfield", King William Co., Va.


Husband: Philip Aylett
Wife: Elizabeth Henry
Child: Sarah Shelton Aylett
Child: Mary Macon Aylett
Child: Philip Aylett
Child: William Aylett
Child: Patrick Henry Aylett
Marriage: 12 OCT 1786


Patrick Henry's Family, Authored by Edith C. Poindexter; Revised Oct 2010

Aylett Family Tradition, (October 1, 1906), Author: Fontaine, William Winston; Volume: 15, pp. 99-101; Publisher: The William and Mary Quarterly

  1. Patrick Henry's Family


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