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George Anderson
b.ABT 1710 Ulster, Ireland
m. ABT 1710
  1. George AndersonABT 1710 - 1788
  2. John AndersonABT 1712 - 1787
  3. William AndersonABT 1718 - ABT 1794
  4. James AndersonABT 1720 - 1779
m. WFT Est 1730-1736
  1. Frances Anderson1737-1739 -
  2. John Anderson1737-1739 - BEF 1784
  3. William AndersonABT 1740 - BEF 1778
  4. Margaret AndersonABT 1742 - 1812
  5. Mary AndersonABT 1744 - BEF 1825
  6. Female Anderson1745-1758 -
  7. Female Anderson1745-1759 -
  8. George AndersonABT 1748 -
  9. James AndersonABT 1750 -
  10. Jane Anderson1752 -
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Name George Anderson
Gender Male
Birth? ABT 1710 Ulster, Ireland
Marriage WFT Est 1730-1736 to Elizabeth Crawford
Death? 1788 Augusta County, Virginia

George Anderson was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia

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George Anderson's land (Beverley Manor NE, 411 acres) as shown on the map meticulously drawn by J.R. Hildebrand, cartographer. This map is copyrighted©, used by permission of John Hildebrand, son of J.R. Hildebrand, April, 2009. Land of his brother, John Anderson is nearby, northwest of George's land.


Acquisition of Land from Orange County, Virginia Records:


  • Pages 322-25. 26-27 Feb. 1740 [1741]. William Beverley Gent. of Essex County to George Anderson of Orange County. Lease and release; for £13 current money. 411 acres in Beverley Manner... on the south side of Cathee's River by the lower end of a small island in Robt. Patterson's line... crossing the river... (signed) W. Beverley. Wit: Jno. Lewis, Robert Crockett, John Pickins. 27 Feb. 1740 [1741]. Acknowledged by Wm. Beverley Gent. [Orange County Virginia Deed Book 4, Dorman, pg. 56].


Acquisition of Land from Chalkley's:


  • George Anderson acquired 330 acres of land "on South Branch Shannando (Shenandoah) on 30 January 1741, as listed in the disposition below.


Disposition of Land from Chalkley's:


  • Page 515.--28th February, 1749. George Anderson, of Orange County, to William Lamb, 330 acres on South Branch Shannando. Patented to George, 30th January, 1741. Teste: Henry Downs, Jr., William Thompson.

Importation to Orange County, Virginia

  • Orange County, Virginia. Order Book B, page 158.

May 22, 1740, George Anderson came into court, and saith, that he imported himself, Elizabeth, his wife, William, Margaret, John and Francis Anderson from Ireland, to Philadelphia, and from thence into this Colony, at his own charges, and that this is ye first time of his proving his rights, in order to obtain land which is ordered to be certified.


Will of George Anderson

  • Page 144.—12th June, 1784. George Anderson's will, Sr.—To wife; to grandson, George, infant, son to testator's deceased son and heir-at-law, William, 100 acres where William lived, adjoining Paterson's Island; to sons, George and James, executors; to grandson, George Anderson, son to testator's deceased son, John, infant; to son William's daughters, sisters of grandson George, supra; to son-in-law, Gilbert Christian; to son-in-law, Adam Guthery; to son-in-law, James Andiddle; to son-in-law, Wm. Anderson; to daughter, Jane. Teste: Robert Kenney, James Magonel, Andrew Anderson. Codicil, 9th June, 1788. The 100 acres devised to grandson George is now devided between him and his mother Margaret, and at her marriage or death, then her 50 acres to testator's grandchildren, Elizabeth, Mary, Margaret, Robert, Jane, and Nancy Anderson. Teste: James Anderson, Wm. Anderson, Wm. Brooks. Proved, 21st April, 1789, by Kenny and Anderson, and on 22d April, 1789, executors qualify.



Records of George Anderson in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:


  • Vol. 2 - Muster List (as of 1742): No. 1 - Captain John Smith's List: John Smith, Captain; John Moffet, Lieutenant; William Anderson, Ensign; Daniel Daniston, Sergeant; Sam Hogshead, John Hogshead, Will Hogshead, Dan. McAnear, Math. Edmeston, John Finley, Walter Trimble, John Francis, Robert Ralston, John Young, Alex. Blair, Alex. Craig, Thomas Gillespy, And. Erwine, Benj. Erwine, John Erwine, Edw. Erwine, John Trimble, James Trimble, Rob. Moffett, James Wright, Rob. King, Jam. Armstrong, John Pattison, Jas. Lesley, Felix Kanady, Thomas Gordon, And. Mitchell, Jas. Robertson, Gabrl. Pickins, Rob. Leeper, Sam. Moore, John Miller, James Miller, Patr. Quine, Mat. Armstrong, John Ramsey, Dan. Daniston, Sam Northward, Rob. Renick, John Archer, Sampn. Archer, Jam.'s Sayers, Thos. McCulough, George Anderson, John Anderson, Rob. Poage, Rob. Patterson, Jas. Craford, Will Baskins.
  • Page 618.--4th May, 1764. William ( ) Patterson to Thomas Rafferty, £12, 18 acres on South River Shanando, part of 330 acres patented to _____ (George Anderson), 30th January, 1741. Delivered: Thomas Rafferty, January, 1765.
  • Page 470.--19th October, 1771. Thomas Rafferty and Esther (Easter) ( ) to Andrew Moody. £32, 18 acres on north side South River of Shanidore, part of 330 acres patented to George Anderson, 1741. Delivered: Andrew Moody, 18th April, 1775
  • Page 286.--21st March, 1786. William Pattcrson, Sr., to his son William Patterson, Jr., tract patented to George Anderson, 20th January, 1741.

Information on George Anderson

http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~morrgary/families/morrison/wp_morr_gen7.html#1146

George Anderson, Sr. was born circa 1720 in County Ulster, Ireland and by 1740 was in Augusta County, VA when his second child was born. In his will, dated 12 June 1784, he names as one of his heirs his son-in-law, Adam GUTHERY. The 1810 Cumberland County, KY census shows Adam's son George and family. He appears again in the 1820 Cumberland census, but by 1830 he and his family are found in Fayette County, IL. George's daughter, Mary Ann, husband David SIDWELL, and family moved to Fayette County, IL circa 1830-1832. It was there in 1835 their daughter Margret was born. By 1850 David, Mary Ann, and family were located in Fabius Township, Davis County, IA. In February 1858 Margret married Conrad Moots THARP in Davis County, IA. Their daughter Mary Lucinda married Benjamin Baker ELDER in Davis County in 1880 and their daughter Florence Belle married John Clayton MORRISON in 1902 Davis County. John and Florence's son Floyd Wayne married Glenna Hazel ROBERTSON in Wapello County, IA in 1927.

1146. George Anderson, Sr., born Abt. 1720 in Ulster, Ireland; died Bet. 1788 - 1789 in Augusta County, Virginia. He was the son of 2292. John Anderson, Sr. and 2293. Margaret ?. He married 1147. Elizabeth ? Bef. 1736.
1147. Elizabeth ?, born Abt. 1720; died Unknown.
Children of George Anderson and Elizabeth ? are:
i. Francis Anderson, born Unknown in Ulster, Ireland; died Unknow
ii. William Anderson, born 1740 in Augusta County, Virginia; died Bef. March 17, 1778 in Augusta County, Virginia; married Margaret Christian; born September 15, 1743; died Unknown.
iii. Margaret Anderson, born 1742 in Augusta County, Virginia; died 1812 in Kingsport, Sullivan County, Tennessee; married Gilbert Christian June 14, 1763 in Augusta County, Virginia; born 1734 in Augusta County, Virginia; died November 14, 1793 in Knoxville, Knox County, Tennesse
573 iv. Mary Anderson, born Bef. March 18, 1743/44 in Augusta County, Virginia; died Bef. 1825; married Adam Guthrie.
v. John Anderson, born June 1746 in Augusta County, Virginia; died Bef. June 12, 1784.
vi. George Anderson, Jr., born November 1748 in Augusta County, Virginia; died Unknown.
vii. James Anderson, born Abt. 1750 in Augusta County, Virginia; died Unknown.
viii. Jane Anderson, born Abt. 1752 in Augusta County, Virginia; died Unknown; married Robert Patterson January 30, 1786 in Augusta County, Virginia; born Unknown; died Unknown.
ix. Girl Anderson, born Unknown; died Unknown; married James Andiddle; born Unknown; died Unknown.
x. Girl Anderson, born Unknown; died Unknown; married William Anderson; born Unknown; died Unknown.


From Augusta County, VA query:

posted by Kelly Oliver on Thursday, December 17, 1998


I am looking for more information about the ancestors of the followign people: Elizabeth CRAWFORD (m. George ANDERSON), who died abt. 1788 in Middle River, Augusta Co, VA. George ANDERSON (m. Elizabeth CRAWFORD), who was born abt. 1710 and died in 1788. He must have lived in Augusta Co. at some point (I don't know if he was born there) because at least one of his children was born there. Margaret Jean ANDERSON (Anderson was her married name; I don't know her maiden name), who was born abt. 1695 in Scotland and who died Feb, 1764, in Augusta Co. Margaret Jean was George's mother. Martha ANDERSON, (m. Henry DOOLEY in Orange Co, VA, in 1735), who was born in either 1715 or 1720 in Augusta Co, VA, and died in 1788 in Bedford Co, VA. If you know the names of any of the ancestors of these people, please contact me!! Thanks!


From Family Tree Maker site of Floyd Owsley (http://www.familytreemaker.com/users/o/w/s/Floyd-L-Owsley/GENE14-0017.html)


346. George Anderson, born Abt. 1720 in Ulster, Ireland; died Bet. 1788 - 1789 in Augusta County, Virginia. He was the son of 692. John Anderson and 693. Margaret. He married 347. Elizabeth Bef. 1736.
347. Elizabeth, born Abt. 1720.
Children of George Anderson and Elizabeth are:
i. Francis Anderson, born Bef. 1740 in Ulster, Ireland.
ii. William Anderson, born 1740 in Augusta County, Virginia; died Bef. March 17, 1778 in Augusta County, Virginia; married Margaret Christian; born September 15, 1743.

More About William Anderson: Baptism: November 02, 1740, Augusta County, Virginia

iii. Margaret Anderson, born 1742 in Augusta County, Virginia; died 1812 in Kingsport, Sullivan County, Tennessee; married Gilbert Christian June 14, 1763 in Augusta County, Virginia; born 1734 in Augusta County, Virginia; died November 14, 1793 in Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee.

More About Margaret Anderson: Baptism: June 27, 1742, Augusta County, Virginia

173 iv. Mary Anderson, born 1744 in Augusta County, Virginia; died Bef. 1825; married Adam Guthrie in Virginia.
v. John Anderson, born 1746 in Augusta County, Virginia.

More About John Anderson: Baptism: June 1746, Augusta County, Virginia

vi. George Anderson, born 1748 in Augusta County, Virginia.

More About George Anderson: Baptism: November 27, 1748, Augusta County, Virginia

vii. James Anderson, born in Augusta County, Virginia.
viii. Jane Anderson, born in Augusta County, Virginia; married Robert Patterson January 30, 1786 in Augusta County, Virginia.
ix. female Anderson, born in Augusta County, Virginia; married William Anderson
x. female Anderson, born in Augusta County, Virginia; married James Andiddle