Person:George Poage (1)

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George Poage
b.1734 Ireland
m. MAR 1721/22
  1. John Poage, Sr.1726 - 1789
  2. Martha Poagebef 1727 - 1818
  3. Robert Poage1730 - bef 1788
  4. Elizabeth Poage1733 - 1791
  5. George Poage1734 - 1787
  6. William PoageAbt 1735 - 1778
  7. Margaret PoageBET 1737 AND 1738 - 1833
  8. Thomas Poage1739 - Bef 1803
m. 23 JUL 1754
  1. Elizabeth PoageABT 1756 -
  2. George Poage1765 - 1834
  3. Rachel Poage1768 - 1861
  4. Experience Poage1771 - 1823
  5. Mary 'Polly' Poage1774 - 1863
  6. John Poageabt 1775 - BEF 1810
Facts and Events
Name George Poage
Gender Male
Birth? 1734 Ireland
Marriage 23 JUL 1754 Augusta County, Virginiato Rachel Stevenson
Marriage License 23 JUL 1754 Augusta County, Virginiato Rachel Stevenson
Death? 1787

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


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Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA

Early Land Surveys in Augusta County:

  • George Poage, 37 acres, Middle River. Adjoining David Stephenson, Thomas Stephenson. March 18, 1761. [Abstract of Land Grant Surveys, 1761-1791, Augusta & Rockingham Counties, Virginia, by Peter Cline Kaylor, pg. 4].
  • George Poage, 46 acres. Middle River. Adjoining Stevenson, Hughes. March 18, 1761. [Abstract of Land Grant Surveys, 1761-1791, Augusta & Rockingham Counties, Virginia, by Peter Cline Kaylor, pg. 4].

Acquisition of Land from Chalkley's:

  • Page 730.--12th November, 1764. Thomas Hadley and Mary of Cumberland Co.. N. C.. to George Poage, £140, 400 acres in Forks of James River and Craig's Creek. Teste: Henry Carter.

Disposition of Land from Chalkley's:

  • Page 216.--10th October, 1765. George Poage and Rachel ( ) to William Logan, £115, 210 acres conveyed to George by Thomas Hadley. in Forks of James River and Craigs Creek, opposite John Crawford, land of George Poage. Teste: Andrew ( ) Crawford, Jonathan ( ) Richeson, John Kirkland.

Will Abstract

Poage, George - Will Probate Dec. 1786
Names children: Elizabeth Shirkey, Rachel, Margaret, Experience, Mary, George and John "who is six years old".
[Source: Early Marriages, Wills and some Revolutionary War Records, Botetourt County, Virginia, Compiled by Anne Lowry Worrell, pg. 61].

Records of George Poage in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley's:

  • Page 222.--9th March, 1767. Malcom Allen and Mary ( ) to Patrick Willson, £45, 80 acres by patent dated 16th September, 1765, on James River, George Poage's land. Teste: Gabriel Smithers, Hugh and Moses Allen. Delivered: Wm. McClenachan, July, 1769.
  • Page 587.--7th August, 1769. Patrick ( ) Wilson to William McClenachan, mortgage, £36.6.2, on James River, George Poage's line, purchased by Patrick of Malcomb Allen by deed, 9th March, 1760. Teste: John Maxwell, Audly Paul, James Neelly, John Buchanan, William Hall. Delivered: William McClenachan, August, 1770.
  • Page 216.--20th 8ber, 1773. Robert Poack's will--To sons, John and Thomas, "My real estate, 260 acres, lying upon a branch of Linvel's Creek; to daughter, Martha Woods, 1 pistole; to sons, Robert, George, and William, 1 pistole; to daughters, Elizabeth Crawford, Margaret Robertson, 1 pistole. Executors, William Lewis and son John Poage. Teste: John Craig, Isabella Helena Craig, Charles Baskin. Proved, 16th March, 1774, by John Craig, Clerk, and Baskins. (No administration order.)
  • Vol. 3 - Ded Book 26 - Page 453.--On Sidlington's Creek. Teste: Samuel Vance, Geo. Poage, Alex. Gibson.