Facts and Events
Hugh Gilkeson was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Note: not to be confused with Hugh Gilkeson that married Elizabeth Guthrie.
Records in Augusta County, VA
From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:
- Page 245.--5th November, 1780. Archibald Gilkeson's will (farmer) To wife, Sarah, the land formerly belonging to her on Calfpasture; to sons, Robert, James, and Hugh; to daughter, Rebecca, infant; to mother, Rebecca Gilkison, property left her by his father's former will; daughter Rebecca to be under care of mother and after her death, of Margret Hogshead, daughter to David Hogshead. Executors, William Young, Hugh Brown. Teste: John Gardner, Michael (X) McCluer. Proved, 16th July, 1782, by the witnesses. Executors qualify.
- Page 438.--Thomas Rutledge's appraisement by Walter Davis, George Marshall, David Harbison, Hugh Gilkeson. Recorded, December, 1791.
- ↑ Ancestry.com Public Member Trees.