Mary Virginia Travers

1632–11 August 1671 (Age 39)
Lancaster, Lancaster, Virginia, British Colonial America

The Life Summary of Mary Virginia

When Mary Virginia Travers was born in 1632, in Lancaster, Lancaster, Virginia, British Colonial America, her father, Rawleigh Traverse, was 23 and her mother, Rebecca Barrett Booth, was 35. She married Nicholas Haile in Tidewater, Richmond, Virginia, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 11 August 1671, in her hometown, at the age of 39, and was buried in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

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Family Time Line

Nicholas Haile
Mary Virginia Travers
George Heale Sr.
John Haile
Elizabeth Hale
Captain Richard Haile
Richard Haile
Joseph Haile
Nicholas Haile II
Francis Haile
Mary Haile
Mary Rabling Haile

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    Tidewater, Richmond, Virginia, British Colonial America
  • Children


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    Name Meaning

    English (of Norman origin): variant of Travis 1 and a cognate of 3 below, or a variant of Trevors, itself a variant of Trevor .Irish (Leitrim and Donegal; of Anglo-Norman origin): variant of Trower .French: topographic name for someone who lived at a crossing place, Old French travers, or a habitational name from (Le) Travers, the name of several places in various parts of France, named with this word.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Nicholas Haile or Heale-English Immigrant, Virginia Plantar and Legislature Representative in Early Colonial America

    Nicholas Haile or Heale (sometimes spelled Hale), was the first immigrant from America and founder of the Hale family. The name Hale is probably of Welsh origin, being derived from “hal,” …

    Sources (9)

    • Mary Travers Birth Record with Parents in the Family Data Collection - Births
    • Mary Travers in the U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900
    • Mary - Published information: death: 11 August 1671; Lancaster, Virginia, United States

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