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
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
Cabell Family Papers
Monacan Nation Site


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

This is just an introduction to the Terrell family connection.

To get to the "Terrell" family, we must first travel through the "Nicholas" family. In particular, the daughter of Old John Nicholas, and Judy. See "Nicholas" family line).
Her name was Eliza Nicholas, born in 1862. She married Frank Forest, born 1859.

marriage of Frank Forest and Eliza Nicholas

Eliza Nicholas, was born in James River, Buckingham, VA on the "Traveler's Rest" plantation owned by Mary Cabell, and William Horsley, at the start of the Civil War.

The sister of Frank, was Susan Forest, born in 1865. She married Wilson Terrell, born in 1860.

marriage of Wilson Terrell and Susan Forest

Wilson Terrell's second wife was Mary Brown, born 1877. Wilson married Mary in 1897, about a year after Susan Forest died.
marriage of Wilson Terrell and Mary Brown

Wilson, and Susan had Susan had only 2 daughters, Lacy Beatrice, and Mary. However, Beatrice Terrell, born 1894 married Ellis Braddock, born 1892, and listed Mary Brown as her mother.
marriage of Ellis Braddock and Beatrice Terrell

We've just introduce another family line, namely the "Braddock" family. There is another connection to the Braddock line. This connection comes through the "Clopton" family line.
See "Allen" family line).

My grandfather Alex Allen had a second wife, named Alice Rose. The first husband of Alice, was Price Clopton. Their son Ernest Price Clopton, married Sarah Langhorne Cottrell. Their son Oscar Leroy Clopton, married Margaret B. Robinson. Margaret was the daughter of Ernestine "Ernie" Braddock. She was the daughter of Lee Braddock, brother of Benjamin Braddock. Now Ben, was the father of Ellis Braddock, who married Beatrice Terrell, listed above.
See "Braddock" family line).

In depth look at the "Terrell" family of Wingina, Nelson, VA (1770 - 1981)