Sally Nelson was the daughter of Captain David Nelson (1769-1847) and Lucy Adams Nelson (1778-1872). Lucy was related to John Quincy Adams. This needs further research to confirm the relationship as well as the Captains service records. David and Lucy had 9 daughters and kept a tavern in Orange,VT. They are buried in the Orange,VT cemetery.
More About Sally Nelson and BENJAMIN WATERMAN: Marriage: December 12, 1815, Orange,Orange Co.,VT.
Children of Sally Nelson and BENJAMIN WATERMAN are:
Maranda Waterman, b. November 11, 1817, Orange,Orange County,VT, d. May 22, 1893.
George Waterman, b. March 30, 1823, Orange,Orange County,VT, d. July 1, 1899.
+SARAH WATERMAN, b. April 19, 1825, Orange,Orange County,VT, d. November 14, 1899, Washington,Orange Co.,VT.
Mary Waterman, b. December 21, 1827, Orange,Orange County,VT, d. February 18, 1900.