Charles Floyd, of Jenning's Gap
Facts and Events
Charles Floyd was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA
Acquisition of Land from Chalkley's:
- Page 291.--18th June, 1763. John Ramsey to Charles Floyd, £7, 90 acres near Jennings' Gap. Deceased, Charles Floyd, 25th January, 1775.
- Vol. 1 - AUGUST 18, 1784. - (271) Admn. of estate of Charles Floyd granted William McKemy.
- Vol. 2 - 18th August, 1784--Wm. McKemy, administrator of Charles Floyd.
- Page 425.--19th October, 1784. Recorded. Charles Floyd, inventory and appraisement by John Nickel, John McGlamery, Jno. McKitrick.
- Vol. 2 -17th October, 1797--John McCamy, administrator, d. b. n., of Chas. Floid.
- Vol. 1 - MARCH AND APRIL, 1808 (A to D). - Moses vs. Floyd's Administrator.--Deposition, August 19, 1805, in both of Van Swearingen. Thomas Green was schoolmaster in Calfpasture, 1782, his deposition sworn to in Flewanna, 1805. Isabella McGlammery tertifies of Greene's bad character. Letter to Van Swearingen, Jr., January, 1805. John McKenny. son to William McKenny mentioned. Charles Floyd was blind. Charles had only a wife, Janet their only child having died.
Records in Augusta County, VA
From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:(unless listed otherwise)
- Vol. 2 - Page 130.-(undated, appears to be abt. 28 November 1753)--Charles Flood, a blind man, to be allowed for support. Wm. Wallace allowed for burying John McAnossey.
- Vol. 1 - MARCH 20, 1765. - (238) Charles Floyd vs. Henry Murray } Hugh Allen and Wm. Hyde report as to work done by defendant for John Trimble, Saml. Wallace, Hugh Young and John Brown, trustees for the congregation, for erecting a Meeting House near Brown's.
- Page 394.--24th March, 1771. Saml. Floyd's bond (with Robert Armstrong, Charles Floyd) as administrator of William Floyd.
- Page 184 - Robert McKetbreck, 100 acres, Jennings Branch. Adjoining Samuel Morras, Charles Floyds, John Poage. Mentioned Henry Marrs. July 16, 1771. [Abstract of Land Grant Surveys, 1761-1791, Augusta & Rockingham Counties, Virginia, by Peter Cline Kaylor, pg. 66].
- Vol. 1 - APRIL 18, 1780. - (226) William Jordan, Thomas Gifford and Charles Floyd exempted from levy.
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