Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Images of Augusta Co. VA Wills on Virginia Pioneers.net


Augusta County, Virginia Wills and Estates  Virginia Pioneers



Augusta County, Virginia Court House The county seat is Staunton, Virginia. Augusta County was formed in 1738 from Orange County; it was named after the Princess of Wales, Augusta (of Saxe-Gotha), mother of King George III of the United Kingdom. Originally, Augusta County was a vast territory with an indefinite western boundary and this explains why the genealogist locates a vast supply of records in this early county and why research should include that the States of West Virginia and Kentucky were taken from it. Some of the earliest settlers were: Jean Bohanan (from France), John Bumgarner, William Cowden, Robert Crockett and Peter Cotner.

Court Records available to members of Virginia Pioneers

Digital Images of Augusta County Wills 1745 to 1753
Testators: Ahres, Simon; Anderson, Isaac ;Baxter, Andrew ;Bell, James ;Bohanan, Jean ;Boyd, Andrew; Brock, Rudal ;Bumgarner, John ;Campbell, Gilbert ;Clendening, Archibald ;Cook, Patrick Cotner, Peter Cowden, William ;Crocket, Robert ;Crockett, Samuel; Cumberland, John ;Davison, Robert ;Denniston, Daniel ;Dobikin, John; Fulton, James ;Galaghar, Charles ;Gibson, Daniel ;Goldman, Jacob ;Griffie, Mathusalem; Hays, John ;Hill, William ;Hodge, Elizabeth ;James, William ;Jamison, William;Johnson, John; King, Robert; Kirkham, Robert ;Lusk, Nathan ;Magill, William ;McKay, Robert Sr. ;McCleary, Alexander ;Moore, Andrew ;Moore, David ;Noble, John;Patterson, John ;Reese, Thomas ;Robison, James ;Rothgab, John Jacob ;Ruddle, John Jr. ;Rutledge, John; Scott, James ;Sayers, Robert ;Scott, Samuel ;Sharp, Mathew ;Thorn, Henry ;Thompson, Mathew ;Wiley, John ;Woodley, John




Augusta County Wills, Estates, Marriages available to members of Virginia Pioneers

Index to Probate Records
  • Index to Wills, Deeds, Inventories 1745 to 1753

Miscellaneous Wills and Estates
  • Askew, Thomas (1815)
  • Burkett, Nathaniel (1813)
  • Lyle, John (1758)
  • Macky, John (1773)
  • Millsaps, Thomas (1759)
  • Piper, Daniel (1823)
  • Rankin, Richard (1796)
  • Runkle, Samuel (1802)

Tax Records
  • Property Book 1782
  • Property Book 1783
  • Property Book 1784
  • Property Book 1785
  • Property Book 1786
  • Property Book 1787
  • Property Books (Staunton) 1802, 1804-1807
  • Property Books 1820-1827; 1837-1842; 1846; 1851-1854; 1856
  • Property Book 1876
  • Property Book 1877
  • Property Book 1878
  • Property Book 1879
  • Property Book 1881
  • Property Book 1882
  • Property Book 1883


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