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Lexington Volunteer Fire Department, 1797

Virginia Firemen of 1797 In the town of Lexington, Rockbridge county, Virginia, the following subscription list for a volunteer fire department was signed on January 17, 1797, and approved by…

Eaton marriages – Rockbridge County

EARLY EATON MARRIAGES Eaton, Benjamin and Hanna Bradley, Oct. 23, 1794, Rockbridge Co., Va. Eaton, Esther and Asa Bannen, Sept. 25, 1796, Rockbridge Co., Va.  SOURCE: Vol, X, No 7,…

Whitley, Moses will extract – Rockbridge County

WHITLEY: – Will of Moses Whitley, of Rockbridge Co., Va., 1 April, 1788, names his brothers Thomas and Samuel Whitley, and his sister Ann; also mentions his mother, but omits…

Vachub, Joseph will extract – Rockbridge County

VACHUB:- Will of Joseph Vachub, of Rockbridge Co., Va., recorded 6 Feb., 1787. Names his sons John, Christopher and Robert, daughters Margaret, Jean, Ann and Rebecca, and grandson Nathaniel Vachub,…

McColm, Patrick will extract – Rockbridge County

McCOLM:- Will of Patrick McColm of Rockbridge Co., Va., recorded 2 Nov., 1784. Names his sons James and John, daughters, Margaret McCorkle and Catherine McClure, granddaughter Jenny McClure, and grandsons…

Trafford, Charles Cecil will extract – Rockbridge County

TRAFFORD: – Charles Cecil Trafford died in Rockbridge Co., Va., in 1782. His will, recorded 5 Feb. the same year, leaves his estate to James Leggett. SOURCE: Vol, X, No…

Ramsey, William will extract – Rockbridge County

RAMSEY: – Will of William Ramsey, of Rockbridge Co., Va., 1 Dec, 1789, mentions his wife Jane, sons Samuel, James and William, and his daughters, Sarah, Elizabeth and Mary Ramsey,…

Paul, John will extract – Rockbridge County

PAUL: – Will of John Paul, of Rockbridge Co., Va., 1 Sept., 1795, names his wife Mary, sons John and Andrew, and his daughters, Esther, Jenny and Jean. SOURCE: Vol,…

Keys, Roger will extract – Rockbrdige County

KEYS: – Will of Roger Keys, of Rockbridge Co., Va., dated 14 March, 1781, names his wife, Sariah, his sons, Benjamin and John, and his son-in-law, Thomas Haman. SOURCE: Vol,…

Roane, Archibald – Rockbridge County

ROANE: – Archibald Roane was a teacher in Rockbridge Co., Va. He moved to Tennessee, where he became Judge of the Supreme Court and afterwards Governor of the state. He…