SABINE HALL COUNTRY SEAT OF THE CARTERS

      

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BUILT IN 1730 FOR LANDON CARTER 1710-1778 WHO WAS A YOUNGER SON OF ROBERT (KING) CARTER OF CROTOMAN, BY HIS SECOND WIFE BETTY LANDON. SABINE HALL DESCENDED FROM COL. LANDON CARTER TO HIS SON BY HIS THIRD MARRIAGE, ROBERT WORMELEY CARTER,  HE MARRIED WINIFRED BEALE  AND HIS SON COL. LANDON CARTER INHERITED THE HOME AND BY HIS FIRST MARRIAGE WITH CATHERINE TAYLOE OF MT. AIRY WAS THE FATHER OF THE NEXT HEIR, A SECOND ROBERT WORMELEY CARTER AND UPON HIS DEATH IN 1861, THE ESTATE PASSED TO HIS SISTER ELIZABETH, WIFE OF DR. ARMISTEAD NELSON WELLFORD, AND THENCE TO THEIR SON CARTER WELLFORD, ESQUIRE AND HIS WIFE ELIZABETH HARRISON, OF THE JAMES RIVER FAMILY. THIS ESTATE IS STILL OWNED BY THE CARTER FAMILY.