Family:William Coursey and Rachel Clayton (1)

b. Abt. 1694 Maryland
d. 1769
b. Abt. 1705 Maryland
Facts and Events
Marriage? Abt. 1727 Poss. Talbot County, Maryland
est. 1730-1737
Bet. 27 Apr 1814 - 31 Jul 1815 Rockbridge County, Virginia

Capt. James Coursey and William Coursey are contemporaries that both migrated to Augusta County, Virginia around the same time period (est. 1755-1765), and are possibly (but not proven to be) brothers. Additional research is needed to prove any relationship.

The information on William Coursey's birth in Talbot County, Maryland (from a familysearch submission) provides a clue to the Coursey's prior whereabouts for other researchers.

There were several prominent Coursey families in early Talbot County, Maryland history that could prove to tie-into these Coursey descendants.