Facts and Events
David Telford was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Records of David Telford in Augusta County, VA
From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:
Vol. 2 - James Campbell vs. David Telford's heirs--O. S. 350; N. S. 127--Bill, 3d March, 1819. Many years ago orator bought from David Telford a tract in Rockbridge, 254 acres and deed made 11th April, 1789. Telford moved from the Commonwealth and is since dead. Orator sold to Benj. Edsell. Telford died, intestate, without issue and unmarried. His heirs are his brother and sisters, who live out of Commonwealth. Defendants are, viz: Benj. Edsell, Andrew, John, Samuel and Polly Telford. Spa. dated 11th March, 1823, to summon Ambrose Campbell and wife Dorcas, Samuel Edsell and Rachel, widow of Benj. Edsill; Henry Birk and wife Helen, James Edsell, Barton, Richard, Saml. and Rachel Edsill. In 1792 James Campbell was of Amherst.