Person:David Steele (10)

David Steele
m. Est. 1730-1735
  1. James Steele1735 - bef 1802
  2. Samuel Steele1736 - 1808
  3. Sarah Steele1737 - bef 1818
  4. David Steele1739 -
  5. Martha Steele1741 - 1824
  6. Andrew Steele1743 - 1800
  7. Jean Steele1746 - Aft 1807
  8. Margaret SteeleEst 1747-1750 -
  9. Mary Steele1753 -
Facts and Events
Name David Steele
Gender Male
Birth? 1739 of Augusta County, Virginia

David Steele was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA

Acquisition of Land from Chalkley's:

  • Page 116.--11th December, 1762. William Lockridge and Agness ( ) to David Steel, £100, 244 acres on Halfway Creek in Borden's tract; cor. Thomas Hill; Moore's cor.; David Moore's cor. Teste: Samuel and Robert Steel, Patt. Campbell. Delivered: Samuel Steel, June, 1766.

Records of David Steele in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Page 485.--22d October, 1776. David Williamson's will--To wife, Pernellipy; to daughter, Lurini; to daughter, Lyddy; to daughter, Jennet, unmarried; to son, John, 100 acres joining David Steel on Half Way Creek; to son, David, 150 acres as above; to son, Jonathan, landing including the Old Field and cabin next to Thos. Wilson's land; to son, James, when free of his apprenticeship. Executors, Thomas Wilson, John Boyd. Teste: Andrew Moore, Robert Steel. Proved, 18th March, 1777, by the witnesses. Boyd refuses to execute. Administration granted Penerepy, the widow.