African American genealogy in Nelson County, Virginia
Dr. William Cabell wall plaque at Midway Mills, Nelson County, Virginia
Wingina Post Office, in Wingina, Nelson, Virginia

List of
African American

Nicholas Family
of Wingina

Liberty Hall at Warminster owned by Dr. William Cabell, owner of the Swan Creek Plantation, Lovingston, Nelson, Virginia

Allen Family
Bailey Family
Barber/Barbour Family
Beverly Family
Bolden Family
Bowling Family
Braddock Family
Cabbell Family
Callen Family
Cashwell Family
Christian Family
Clopton Family
Coleman Family
Cottrell Family
Crockett Family
Diggs Family
Durrett Family
Early Family
Edmunds Family
Ellis Family
Epps Family
Essex Family
Fleming Family
Giles Family
Gilmore Family
Glover Family
Horsley Family
Hughes Family
Johnson Family
Jemison Family
Jett Family
Kidd Family
Ligon Family
Loving Family
Mack Family
Mayo Family
Mead(e,s) Family
Meredith Family
Mitchell Family
Morse Family
Napier Family
Nicholas Family
Oakrum Family
Page Family
Payne Family
Penn / Pinn Family
Powell Family
Revely Family
Rose Family
Sandidge Family
Shipman Family
Steptoe Family
Strange Family
Taliaferro / Toliver Family
Terrell Family
Tompkins Family
Thompson Family
Vaughn / Vaughan Family
Venable Family
Whitlock Family
Woodson Family
Yancy Family
aunt Irene Nicholas & grandmom Carlie Ann Allen
Cabell family at Edgewood - Wingina, Nelson, VA

African American Heritage
2-Disk DVD set of the Slave Descendants of the Cabell Family - Nelson, VA
Jean L. Cooper


Horsley Family of Wingina, Nelson, Virginia
(African American line)

This is just an introduction to the Horsley family connection.

Here is another interesting connection.
Let's have a look at Stuart Horsley, born 1903. His 3rd wife was Lucy Glenda Bailey, born 1913, daughter of Rev. William Bailey, Jr. and Millie Reynolds. (See "Bailey" family line).

marriage of Stewart Horsley and Lucy Glenda Bailey

Stuart had 2 additional wives. His first wife was Leanna B. Morse, born 1907 (See "Morse" family line).
Stuart's second wife was Charlotte Isabella Jordan.
marriage of Stewart Horsley and Charlotte Isabella Jordan

Stuart's parents were James Horsley, and Sophia Yancey. Stuart was the youngest of 5 other siblings, who were: John, James Jr., Robert, Lillian, and Ernest.

Stuart's sister Lillian, born 1892, married Walter Woodson, born 1888. (See "Woodson" family line).

1930 Lovingston cenus - showing widowed Lillian Woodson and children

The parents of James Horsley (Stuart's grand parents) were Frederick Horsley, and Millie Whitlock.
James Horsley's sister Caroline, was the second wife of my second great grand father Noah Venable. See "Venable" family line).

marriage of Noah Venable and Caroline Horsley

Another older sister of James, and Caroline was Paulina Horsley, born 1858. Paulina married Nathan Christian. This is one of the branches, where the "Christian" family line, connects. (See "Christian family").
marriage of Nathan Christian and Paulina Horsley

In depth look at the Horsley family of Wingina, Nelson, VA (1769 - 1960)