Person:Jacob Marks (2)

Jacob Marks
b.abt. 1740
m. abt. 1770
  1. Mary Marksabt 1773 -
  2. Jacob Marks, Jr.abt 1775 -
  3. David Marks1777 -
Facts and Events
Name Jacob Marks
Gender Male
Birth? abt. 1740
Marriage abt. 1770 Virginiato Margaret McBride
Death? August 1777 Augusta County, Virginia

Jacob Marks was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA

Acquisition of Land from Chalkley's:

  • Page 117.-- 18th August, 1777. Francis ( ) McBride and Mary ( ) to Margaret Marks, widow and devisee of Jacob Marks, late of Augusta. (Note: Jacob Marks had apparently died just prior to this transaction).

Will of Jacob Marks

  • Page 524.--11th January, 1777. Jacob Mark's will--To wife, Margaret; to the three children, if any die before coming to age; to son, Jacob Mark; to daughter, Mary; to youngest son, David; if father should come to this country; to oldest brother. Executrix, wife Margaret. Teste: Charles Mair, Jacob Gum, Samuel King. Proved, 19th August, 1777, by Mair and King. Executrix qualifies.