Person:Anne Fairfax (1)

Anne 'Nancy' Fairfax
m. 27 MAR 1721
  1. Anne 'Nancy' Fairfaxabt 1721 -
  2. Hannah FairfaxABT 1722 - 1804
  3. William Henry Fairfaxabt 1723 -
  4. Bryan Fairfaxest 1724 -
  5. George William Fairfax1729 - 1787
  6. Sarah Fairfax1730 - bet 1765-1775
m. 19 JUL 1743
m. 16 DEC 1752
Facts and Events
Name Anne 'Nancy' Fairfax
Gender Female
Birth? abt. 1721 Salem, Massachusetts
Alt Birth? 1728
Marriage 19 JUL 1743 Virginiato Maj. Lawrence Washington
Marriage 16 DEC 1752 Virginiato Col. George Lee

Early Land Acquisition in Virginia

Acquisition of Land from Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants:

  • E-477: Misses Ann Fairfax & Sarah Fairfax, daughters of William Fairfax Esq., 900 acres in Prince William County. Surv. by William West. Adj. Mr. John Warner, Capt. Grayson now Goalman's, Rev. Dr. Charles Green, Nat. Brown, Col. Colvill. 22 July 1742. [Plat included in survey]. [Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1694-1742, Vol. 1, Gertrude E. Gray, pg. 144].

Information on Ann Fairfax

Anne (Nancy) FAIRFAX 1728 - 14 Mar 1761 ID Number: I22345

RESIDENCE: Mount Vernon and Westmoreland Co. VA

BIRTH: 1728, Salem, Massachusetts Bay, MA DEATH: 14 Mar 1761, "Mount Pleasant", Westmoreland Co. VA. RESOURCES: See: [S747] [S765] [S965] [S2329] [S2246] Father: William FAIRFAX of Virginia Mother: Sarah WALKER

Family 1 : Lawrence WASHINGTON Gent.
MARRIAGE: 19 Jul 1743, Virginia
Family 2 : George LEE
MARRIAGE: 16 Dec 1752, VA
George Fairfax LEE
Lancelot LEE
William LEE


per Catherine Fryer Cline "Anne Fairfax's mother Sarah Fairfax is the Sallie Fairfax George Washington was in love with, unrequitedly. There is correspondence to back this up.. interesting. Anne Fairfax Washington Lee RENTED Mt Vernon to Pres Washington until, at her death, it reverted to him as per his and Lawrence's father's will."