.                              James B. Nestor, c1810 - 1855
.                                       of Fluvanna Co, Va
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

L    James B. Nestor,1                                                                                                                                     (ancestry unknown)
.          b ca 1810 Ireland; d 1855.  He was Jas M. Nester acc to son James' marr rec.
.          m 11 Jan 1937 Fluvanna Co, Va to Nancy Ann Woodson (Ann), b ca 1820 Fluvanna Co, Va, d Buckingham Co, Va, d/o Patrick
.              Woodson and Frances Mann.
.          Prob the Nancy Nester who m 24 Feb 1858 Fluvanna Co to Francis Douglas Robertson (?Frank), b ca 1834-36 Va.

.          1840 census, family not located.
.          1850 Fluvanna Co, Va census, p 1, #4/4, James Nestor,40 Ireland, stone mason, $300, Ann,30 Va, Thomas,13 Va, James,6 Va,
.                   George W.,4 Va, Michael,2 Va.
.          1860 census, family not located.
.          1870 Botetourt Co, Va census, Buchanan Twp, p 39, #311/319, Frank D. Robertson,36 Va, works on farm, Nancie,39 Va, Patrick
.                   M.,15 Va, William H.,11 Va, Francis M.,9 Va.
.          1880 Bedford Co, Va census, Lisbon Dist, p 225B, #325/331, Frank D. Robertson,44 Va, ?mamess maker, Nancy A.,52 Va.
.                   (Living next door was family of Wm H. Robertson,21 Va).

.          issue:

1.   Thomas N. Nester, b ca 1837 Va, d Spring 1863 Staunton, Va, m 1855 Fluvanna Co to Sarah Elizabeth Seay (Elizabeth).
.                1862, 1 May:  Thomas N. Nester on muster roll for Capt Wm. H. Holman's Company (Fluvanna Artillery), having been present
.                          in Mar + Apr 1862,  He enlisted 20 Jun 1861 at Fork Union, by Capt Brent, for 12 mos.  He was also present on com-
.                          pany muster roll 9 Jul 1862, having been present in May + June 1862.
.                1870 census, Sarah not located.
.                1888, 30 Mar: application of widow for service of soldiers in the was between the states: Sarah E. Nester of Fluvanna Co, Va, for
.                          the service of Thomas Nester who was in the Fluvanna Artiliery and d Spring 1863 of pneumonia in Staunton, Va.
.                          See
image below.

2.   James M. Nester, b ca 1844-45 Bedford Co, Va (b Jan 1840 acc to 1900 census), m Alice Jane Harlow.
.                Served in same unit in 1862 as Thomas above.  Moved to Giles and Bedford Co's, Va.

3.   George W. Nestor, b ca 1846 Va.

4.   Michael Nestor, b ca 1848 Va.

5.   Patrick Henry Nester, b 10 Mar 1855 "Coal" Co, Mo (b Mar 1863 acc to 1900 census), m(1) Salena A. Hipes, m(2) Elzira St
.                Clair (Ella,Ellen).
.                Also living in Cole Co, Mo in 1860: family of
James Nester (#H).
.                Patrick was s/o Jas A. and Nancy Nester acc to his marriage record.
.                Moved to Bedford Co, Va.

.          Ref:  1.   genforum.genealogy.com: Woodson family, posting #1835 by Robin Bush, 17 Feb 2008.
.                   2.   Robert Milton's email,
familyhisto@msn.com   He is a descendant of Francis Douglas Robertson and he gave the middle
.                         initial for James.  familytreemaker.genealogy.com: his history of Woodson, Nester, and Robertson families.  He says James
.                         and Nancy had 5 sons, including John who d 1855.