Person:Elizabeth Patton (8)

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Elizabeth Patton
m. abt 1685
  1. Robert Patton1685 - 1755
  2. Richard PattonABT 1685 - 1751
  3. Thomas Patton1686 - AFT 1774
  4. Capt. John Patton, ImmigrantABT 1690 - bef 1757
  5. Col. James Lynn Patton1692 - 1755
  6. Charles PattonABT 1695 -
  7. Matthew PattonABT 1695 -
  8. David Patton1697-1706 -
  9. Benjamin Patton1697-1706 -
  10. Elizabeth Patton1700 - 1776
  11. Andrew PattonABT 1702 - ABT 1747
  12. Henry Patton, IIIABT 1705 -
  13. William PattonABT 1710 - AFT 1742
  14. Hugh Patton1710 -
m. 1724
  1. Margaret Preston1728 - 1802
  2. Letitia Preston1728/9 - 1797
  3. Col. William Preston1729 - 1783
  4. Ann Preston1739 - 1813
  5. Mary Preston1740 - 1814
  6. James Preston1741 -
Facts and Events
Name[2] Elizabeth Patton
Married Name[2] Mrs. Elizabeth Preston
Gender Female
Birth[2] 25 Dec 1700 Newton-Limavady, County Derry, Ireland
Alt Birth[2] 25 Dec 1700 Buncrana, Fahan Lower, County Donegal, Republic of Ireland
Marriage 1724 County Donegal, Ulster Provicence, Northern Irelandto John Preston, of the Calfpasture, Augusta County, VA
Death[2] 25 Dec 1776 Botetourt, Virginia, United Statesage 76 - [Greenfield?]
Burial[4] Greenfield Cemetery, Amsterdam, Botetourt, Virginia, United States
References
  1.   Elizabeth Patton, in Lundy, Darryl. The Peerage: A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 Dorman, John Frederick. The Prestons of Smithfield and Greenfield in Virginia: descendants of John and Elizabeth (Patton) Preston through five generatons. (Louisville, Kentucky: Filson Club, c1982).

    Elizabeth PATTON was born on December 25, 1700 in Burncrannack, Ireland. She died on December 25, 1776 in Greenfield, Botetourt Co., VA, at age 76. Elizabeth Patton was a sister of Col. James Patton of Donnegal and emigrated with him to Virginia in 1740.
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    [cos1776 Note: There is no such place as Burncrannack - could it be Buncrana?]

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    http://lady3248.tripod.com/pattongenealogypg2.htm

    10. ELIZABETH (LYNN)4 PATTON (HENRY (PATTEN)3, HENRY (UNKNOWN)2, WILLIAM1) was born December 25, 1700 in Newton-Limavady, Derry (now Londonderry), Ireland, and died December 25, 1776 in Greenfield "Botetourt Co., " Virginia. She married JOHN PRESTON 1724 in County Donegal, Ulster Provicence Nothern Ireland. He was born 1687 in Newton-Limavady, Derry (now Londonderry), Ireland, and died 1747 in Tinkling Springs "Augusta Co., " Virginia.

    Notes for ELIZABETH (LYNN) PATTON: Bigg-Forsythe-Fritts-Hicks-McRorey-Rabenau-Westenberger- Williams & Many More 1371 total entries, last updated Mon Feb 7 18:55:23 2000 All questions, comments or suggestions regarding information on this page should be addressed to: Victoria Johnson <tjwsu@@earthlink.net>

    ID: I1347 Name: Elizabeth PATTON Given Name: Elizabeth Surname: PATTON Sex: F Birth: 1700 (abt) in Kilmacrenan, County Donegal, Northern Ireland 1 Death: 25 DEC 1776 in Montgomery County, Virginia Note: Item found on page 196 stating "that Elizabeth died at Greenfield inBotetourt. This strong-willed woman born in Northern Ireland onChristmas Day 1700, had not allowed her family to choose her husband,but eloped with the man she loved, John Preston". 2

    Father: Henry PATTON b: 1676 in Kilmacrenan, County Donegal, Northern Ireland Mother: Sarah Lynn b: 1685 in Northern Ireland

    Marriage 1 John PRESTON b: 1707 (abt) in Londonderry County, Northern Ireland Married: 1724 in County Donegal, Northern Ireland Note: Elizabeth was considered one of the landed Irish gentry - and fallingin love with a ship's carpenter was not what her parents had in mindfor her. She and John eloped - which put her on the "outs" with herfamily. Children Lettice PRESTON b: 1725 in Newton Limavaddy, Londonderry County, Northern Ireland Margaret PRESTON b: 1727 in Newton Limavaddy, Londonderry County, Northern Ireland William PRESTON b: 26 DEC 1729 in Newton Limavaddy, Londonderry County, Northern Ireland Ann PRESTON b: 1731 in Newton Limavaddy, Londonderry County, Northern Ireland Mary PRESTON b: 1739 in Beverley Manor, Virginia James PRESTON b: 1741 in Beverley Manor, Virginia

    Note: Elizabeth Patton was a sister of Col. James Patton of Donnegal and emigrated with him to Virginia in 1740. Col. Patton obtained an order of council from the Governor of Virgina, under which he appropriated to himself and associates, 120,000 acres of the best lands lying above the Blue Ridge, in that state, several valuable tracts of which fell to his descendants, He was killed by th Indians at Smithfield in 1753.

    Sources: Abbrev: William Preston & the Allegheny Patriots Title: Biography of William Preston - 1729 Author: Patricia Givens Johnson Publication: B.D. Smith & Bros. Library of Congress Card # 76-9446 Page: Dates and places found in the first six chapters Abbrev: William Preston & the Allegheny Patriots Title: Biography of William Preston - 1729 Author: Patricia Givens Johnson Publication: B.D. Smith & Bros. Library of Congress Card # 76-9446

    Notes for JOHN PRESTON: The Roseberry-Keister Family Tree 7221 total entries, last updated Thu Mar 22 09:52:13 2001 All questions, comments or suggestions regarding information on this page should be addressed to: G. E. Roseberry <swvirginia@@hotmail.com> ID: I7445 Reference Number: 7445 Name: John Preston 1 Sex: M Change Date: 14 JAN 2001 Death: 1747 in Tinkling Springs, Augusta County, Virginia 2 Occupation: John was a carpenter. [Brøderbund WFT Vol. 27, Ed. 1, Tree #2183, Date of Import: Aug 12, 2000] BEF 1745 3 Note: John Preston's father and three uncles were Englishmen who served under King William and aided in the defense of Londonderry when besieged by the Roman Catholics, commanded by King James in 1689. John Preston was a Protestant of the Presbyterian denomination, a man of strong mind and correct principles. John Preston's first residence in Virginia, was at Spring Hill, in Augusta County, but about 1743, he purchased, and with his family settled upon a tract of land adjoining Staunton where he died shortly after, and was buried at the Tinkling Spring Meetinghouse. [Brøderbund WFT Vol. 8, Ed. 1, Tree #2029, Date of Import: Sep 7, 2000] 4 Birth: 1687 in Newton, Timivady, Donegal, Ireland 5

    Marriage 1 Elizabeth Patton b: 25 DEC 1700 in Newton-Limavady, Derry (now Londonderry), Ireland Married: 1716 6

    Sources: Title: World Family Tree Vol. 8, Ed. 1 Abbrev: World Family Tree Vol. 8 Author: Brøderbund Software, Inc. Publication: Release date: January 12, 1997 Note: Customer pedigree. Page: Tree #2029, Date of Import: Sep 7, 2000 Title: Marriages of some Virginia Residents 1607-1800 Abbrev: Marriages of VA Residents, Vol 2 Publication: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., Baltimore, MD, 1995 Page: "Prestons" Title: World Family Tree Research, Vol. 1-27 Abbrev: World Family Tree Publication: Broderbund Software, Inc. Title: World Family Tree Vol. 8, Ed. 1 Abbrev: World Family Tree Vol. 8 Author: Brøderbund Software, Inc. Publication: Release date: January 12, 1997 Note: Customer pedigree. Title: World Family Tree Vol. 27, Ed. 1 Abbrev: World Family Tree Vol. 27 Author: Brøderbund Software, Inc. Publication: Release date: September 15, 1998 Note: Customer pedigree. Page: Tree #2183, Date of Import: Aug 12, 2000 Title: Marriages of some Virginia Residents 1607-1800 Abbrev: Marriages of VA Residents, Vol 2 Publication: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., Baltimore, MD, 1995 Page: 169

    More About JOHN PRESTON: Burial: 1747, Tinkling Springs Cemetery "Augusta Co., Virginia

    Children of ELIZABETH PATTON and JOHN PRESTON are: i. LETTICE5 PRESTON, b. 1725, Newton-Limavady, Derry (now Londonderry), Ireland; d. Kentucky; m. ROBERT BRECINRIDGE, COL.; b. Virginia.

    Notes for LETTICE PRESTON: SMITHS OF VIRGINIA, GEORGIA AND ALABAMA 4479 total entries, last updated Sun Jun 17 22:52:27 2001 All questions, comments or suggestions regarding information on this page should be addressed to: Walter Kenneth Smith <KenCade@@net-3.net>

    ID: I2910 Name: Letitia PRESTON Sex: F Birth: in Virginia Death: in Kentucky

    Father: John PRESTON b: in County Derry, Ireland Mother: Elizabeth PATTON b: in County Donegal, Ireland

    Marriage 1 Robert BRECINRIDGE , Colonel b: in Virginia

    Notes for ROBERT BRECINRIDGE, COL.: MARRIAGES LICENSES IN AUGUSTA COUNTY. September __, 1749 Elijah McClenachan and Lettice Breckinridge;

    ii. MARGARET PRESTON, b. 1727, Newton-Limavady, Derry (now Londonderry), Ireland; d. 1802, Kentucky; m. JOHN BROWN, REV.; b. Virginia.

    Notes for MARGARET PRESTON: SMITHS OF VIRGINIA, GEORGIA AND ALABAMA 4479 total entries, last updated Sun Jun 17 22:52:27 2001 All questions, comments or suggestions regarding information on this page should be addressed to: Walter Kenneth Smith <KenCade@@net-3.net> ID: I2913 Name: Margaret PRESTON Sex: F Birth: 1730 in Ireland Death: 1802 in Kentucky Note: "Margaret Preston married Rev. John Brown, a graduate of Princeton College and a prominent Presbyterian minister in Virginia and Kentucky. ( "Preston Family Genealogy" , Ancestry.com.)

    Father: John PRESTON b: in County Derry, Ireland Mother: Elizabeth PATTON b: in County Donegal, Ireland

    Marriage 1 John BROWN , Rev. b: in Virginia Married: 1753 Children Preston BROWN

    Gene Pool Individual Records Margaret Preston Birth: 1727-- , Lincerick, ME Death: -- Spouse: John Brown Parents: John Preston, Elizabeth Patton

    Notes for JOHN BROWN, REV.: Gene Pool Individual Records Margaret Preston Birth: 1727-- , Lincerick, ME Death: -- Spouse: John Brown Parents: John Preston, Elizabeth Patton

    Marriage 1 John BROWN , Rev. b: in Virginia Married: 1753 Children Preston BROWN

    iii. WILLIAM PRESTON, b. December 26, 1729, Newton-Limavady, Derry (now Londonderry), Ireland; d. June 28, 1783, Smithfield "Montgomery Co., " Virginia.

    Notes for WILLIAM PRESTON: SMITHS OF VIRGINIA, GEORGIA AND ALABAMA 4479 total entries, last updated Sun Jun 17 22:52:27 2001 All questions, comments or suggestions regarding information on this page should be addressed to: Walter Kenneth Smith <KenCade@@net-3.net> ID: I2534 Name: William PRESTON , Colonel Sex: M Name: William PRESTON Name: William PRESTON , Colonel Birth: 25 DEC 1729 in Of Hanover County, VA Birth: 25 DEC 1729 in Londonderry, Ireland Death: 1783 Death: 28 JUN 1783 in Smithfield, Montgomery Co., VA Burial: Smithfield , Blacksburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia Note: Was a member of the House of Burgesses and died from wounds received at the battle of Guilford Courthouse in the Rev. War. He was a member of the Virginia House of Burgesses, and died from a wound received at Guilford Courthouse.

    Father: John PRESTON b: in County Derry, Ireland Mother: Elizabeth PATTON b: in County Donegal, Ireland

    Marriage 1 Spouse Unknown Children Gen. Francis PRESTON Thomas Lewis PRESTON

    Marriage 2 Susannah SMITH b: 4 FEB 1739 in Spotsylvania Co., VA Married: 17 JUL 1761 in Hanover County, VA Children Elizabeth PRESTON John PRESTON b: 2 MAY 1764 in Smithfield , Blacksburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia William PRESTON b: 26 MAR 1765 Francis Smith PRESTON , Gen. b: 2 AUG 1765 in "Greenfield," Botetourt Co., VA Sarah PRESTON b: 3 MAY 1767 Anne PRESTON b: ABT. 1769 Mary PRESTON b: ABT. 1772 Susannah PRESTON b: 7 OCT 1772 James Patton PRESTON , Gov. b: 21 JUN 1774 Letitia PRESTON b: 29 SEP 1779 Thomas Lewis PRESTON b: 19 AUG 1781 Peggy PRESTON b: ABT. 1783 Francis PRESTON , General

    AUGUSTA COUNTY, VIRGINIA - CHALKLEY'S CHRONICLES; Vol 3, PP 30 - 49 Page 84.--18th November, 1754. William Preston, Assistant Surveyor, enters 400 acres below the survey made on the Forks of John's Creek; 200 acres above the uppermost survey on South Fork of John's Creek; 200 acres above the survey made on the North Fork of said creek; two 400-acre tracts between Bradshaw's survey and Adam Looney's land; 200 acres called the sugar land; 200 acres called the Mill place joining Jacob Patton's old place; 200 acres at a spring below Henry Holston's joining Frederick Hartsough's land; two 400-acre surveys between the Spreading Spring Draft and George Burdwell's; 400 acres at the Poplar Spring joining Dayley's land; 200 acres on the west end of Dayley's; 200 acres between John McGowin's and Nathaniel Evans' land; two 400-acre tracts below the Laurel Gap on Pott's Creek; 400 acres on the next large bottom above said Gap; 400 acres on Purgatory Creek on north side of James River; 200 acres on east side of the Long Bottom; 400 acres between William Hutchinson's and James Moore's on the Path; 400 acres between Priscilla Reese's and James McAfee's land; 200 acres at head spring of little Catabo.--James Patton.

    More About WILLIAM PRESTON: Burial: 1783, Smithfield, Blackburg, "Montgomery Co., " Virginia

    iv. ANN PRESTON, b. 1731, Newton-Limavady, Derry (now Londonderry), Ireland; d. 1813, Kentucky; m. FRANCIS SMITH.

    Notes for ANN PRESTON: SMITHS OF VIRGINIA, GEORGIA AND ALABAMA 4479 total entries, last updated Sun Jun 17 22:52:27 2001 All questions, comments or suggestions regarding information on this page should be addressed to: Walter Kenneth Smith <KenCade@@net-3.net> ID: I2911 Name: Ann PRESTON Sex: F Birth: 1740 in Virginia Death: 1813 in Kentucky Note: "Ann Preston married Francis Smith of Virginia and went to Kentucky, where one of her daughters married James Blair, Attorney-General of Kentucky and father of Francis P. Blair, Sr." ( Preston Family Genealogy, page 211, GenealogyLibrary.com)

    Father: John PRESTON b: in County Derry, Ireland Mother: Elizabeth PATTON b: in County Donegal, Ireland

    Marriage 1 Francis SMITH b: 1745 in Virginia Children John SMITH b: in Kentucky

    v. MARY PRESTON, b. 1740, Spring Hill "Augusta Co., Virginia; d. 1814, Kentucky; m. JOHN HOWARD.

    Notes for MARY PRESTON: Gene Pool Individual Records Mary Preston Birth: 1740-- Augusta, Spring Hill, VA Death: 1814 -- , KY Spouse: John Howard Parents: John Preston, Elizabeth Patton

    Notes for JOHN HOWARD: Gene Pool Individual Records Mary Preston Birth: 1740-- Augusta, Spring Hill, VA Death: 1814 -- , KY Spouse: John Howard Parents: John Preston, Elizabeth Patton

    vi. JAMES PRESTON, b. 1741, Beberly Manor, virginia.

  4. Elizabeth Patton Preston, in Find A Grave.

    [Includes photo of a stone monument (not her headstone). Inscription: ELIZABETH PATTON PRESTON. BORN DECEMBER 25, 1700. BURNCRANNACK, IRELAND. DIED DECEMBER 25, 1776. "GREENFIELD," BOTETOURT CO., VA. DAUGHTER OF HENRY PATTON & SARAH LYNN. WIFE OF JOHN PRESTON. MOTHER OF COL. WILLIAM PRESTON. SISTER OF COL. JAMES PATTON.]
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    [Does anyone know who installed this stone and when?]