Facts and Events
David Bryan was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA
Acquisition of Land from Chalkley's:
- Page 370.--15th August, 1753. Charles Campbell, gent., to David Bryan, 400 acres on Goose Creek, patented 24th October, 1752. Teste: Alex Wright, Wm. Lusk, John Buchanan.
Will of David Bryan
- Page 503.--18th December, 1766. David Bryan's will, of Roanoke -- Executors, wife, brother William and John McClung; to daughter, Mary, infant; to son, William; to son, David; has sold tract to William Cox, deed to be made to him. Tcste: Thos. Barnes. Thos. Lloyd, Wm. Bryan. Proved, 18th March, 1767, by Barnes and Bryan. Elizabeth (her mark), the others refusing, qualifies, with Wm. Christian, Walter Crockett, Robt. Breckridge.
Records of David Bryan in Augusta County, VA
From Chalkley's Augusta County Records:
- Page 489.--17th March, 1767. Tasker Tosh's appraisement (by David Bryan, Wm. Bryan. Wm. Culton), recorded.
- Vol. 1 - pp 165-169-pg 301: 28 Nov 1771 - William Christian, security for Elizabeth Bryan (widow and admix. of her husband David Bryan, but since intermarried with John Bowman) asks for security.