Eleanor Rose (Conway) Madison

Eleanor Rose (Conway) Madison (1731 - 1829)

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Eleanor Rose "Nellie" Madison formerly Conway
Born in Port Conway, King George, Virginiamap
Wife of — married in Virginiamap
Died in Montpellier, Orange, Virginiamap
Conway-1 created 12 Nov 2008 | Last modified
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Categories: Parents of US Presidents.


Eleanor was born in 1731. She is the daughter of Francis Conway and Rebecca Catlett. She passed away in 1829.

Eleanor Rose Conway, of Caroline, married on September 3, 1749, Colonel James Madison, Senior, of Montpelier, Orange County, son of Ambrose and Frances Taylor Madison. She was named for her great aunt, Eleanor Brocos.[1]


  1. https://chelledge.wordpress.com/elledge-conaway-genealogy/conaway-family-history/virginia-line/

Source: Burke's Presidential Families.
Montgomery-Massingberd, Hugh. Burke's Presidential Families of the United States of America. London: Burke's Peerage, 1981. Print.

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Nellie Rose (Conway) Madison
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On 24 Apr 2014 at 12:24 GMT M. (Stewart) H. wrote:

Conway-518 and Conway-1 appear to represent the same person because: these are duplicate profiles. Please merge into the lowest number. Thanks.

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