Person:Abraham Job (1)

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Abraham Job
d.BEF 27 NOV 1750 Augusta County, Virginia
m. NOV 1692
  1. Benjamin Job1693 - 1693
  2. Jacob Job1694 -
  3. Thomas Vernon Job1695 -
  4. Mary Job1696/97 -
  5. Enoch Job1698 - 1698
  6. Enoch Job1699/00 -
  7. Abraham Job1702 - BEF 1750
  8. Caleb Job1704 - BEF 1750
  9. Joshua Job1706/07 - BEF 1783
  10. Hannah Job1708 -
  11. Patience Job1710 - BEF 1762
m. 24 NOV 1726
  1. Elisha JobAbt 1727 - Bef 1773
  2. Mary JobABT 1730 -
m. OCT 1736
  1. Rebecca Job1737-1748 -
  2. Hannah Job1737-1748 -
  3. Phoebe Job1737-1748 -
  4. David JobBEF 1739 -
  5. Isaac JobABT 1739 -
Facts and Events
Name Abraham Job
Gender Male
Birth? 22 AUG 1702 Chester County, Pennsylvania
Marriage 24 NOV 1726 Chester County, Pennsylvaniato Sarah Gatchell
Marriage OCT 1736 Chester County, Pennsylvaniato Elizabeth McKay
Alt Marriage 8 JUL 1739 Hopewell House, Frederick County, Virginiato Elizabeth McKay
Death? BEF 27 NOV 1750 Augusta County, Virginia

Abraham Job was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Will of Abraham Job

Augusta County, Virginia record:

  • Will Book 1-Page 269.--25th July, 1750. Abraham Job's will--Wife, Elizabeth; son, Elisha, trustee for the widow, and after her widowhood, equal executor with her; children Rebecca, Isaac (infant), Phoeby, David (infant), Hannah; daughter, Mary McCoy, and her son, Isaac McKay; son Isaac to be bound to James Brown, a hatter; son David to be bound to a saddler in that County which is called West Nottingham. Proved, 27th November, 1750, by Henry Netherton. Elizabeth, the widow, qualified executrix, c. t. a., nuncupative will.
  • Page 270.--27th November, 1750. Elizabeth Job's bond as above, with Henry Netherton, Robert McCoy.
  • Page 348.-28th May, 1751. Abraham Job's appraisement, by Henry Netherton, James McCoy, Frederick Frailey.

Records in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Vol. 1 - MAY 12, 1746. - (43) Abraham Job-appd. Constable at Masaunting.
  • Page 19.--19th February, 1746-7. Thomas Grubbs qualifies guardian of Abraham Drake, orphan of Abraham Drake, with sureties Abraham Jobe, James McCoy.
  • Page 206--10th November, 1749. William Taylor's appraisement by Samuel Odel, Thos. Grubbs, Abraham Job. To Samuel Denton, Philip Crum.
  • Page 253.--Shannandore, 4th June, 1750. Caleb Job's will--Wife, Barbary; four children, Samuel, Jacob, Nathan, Elizabeth. Executors, wife and Ephraim Leith. Teste: Abraham Job, Moses McKay. Proved, 28th May, 1750, by Job and McKay, and both executors gave bond (no bond recorded). (Note: Caleb Job was a brother of Abraham).
  • Vol. 1 - MAY 22, 1753. - (498) Relict of Abraham Job has married Thomas Bragg and required to give counter security.