Eldridge Atkerson Washington was born a slave at Oak Hill Plantation 09 AUG 1858. He probably died young and is buried in the slave cemetery at Oak Hill along with his parents Dilsy and Prior Washington and other family Member. Charles City County Will Book 8, p. 174; List of slave birth dates, Major-Marable Family Papers, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg, box 7 folder 1.