Person:James Callison (1)

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James Callison
d.abt. January 1808 Grainger County, Tennessee
m. 30 April 1734
  1. Mary Callison1736 - 1813
  2. Rebecca Callisonabt 1738 - 1821
  3. James Callisonabt 1739 - abt 1808
  4. Ann Callisonabt 1752 -
  5. Abigail Callisonabt 1753 -
m. abt. 1763
  1. Anthony CallisonABT 1765 - 1844
  2. Isaac C. CallisonABT 1766 - 1835
  3. James Callison, Jr.1770 - 1844
Facts and Events
Name James Callison
Gender Male
Birth[1] abt. 1739 Ballyhagan, Armagh, Ireland
Marriage abt. 1763 Augusta County, Virginiato Elizabeth McCallister
Death[1] abt. January 1808 Grainger County, Tennessee

James Callison was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia

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Land Records

In Tennessee


  • 1796 - James Callison bought land north of the Holsten River from Christian Rhodes. -- 300 acres
  • In 1811, Elizabeth Callison, widow of James Callison of Grainger Co, TN appears to sell all of her right of dower to James Callison of Bath Co., VA. "all the lands in the commonwealth of Virginia to which James Callison, deceased, her late husband had any claim or title ---- estimated to be 290 acres north of Holsten River."
  • 1819 - Elizabeth Callison sold 170 acres on the North side of the Holsten River to Samuel Fox.
  • 1819 - Elizabeth Callison sold 100 acres on the north side of the Holsten to John Clark.


Records in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:


  • Vol. 2 - (undated, abt. 1794-1798) Anthony Callison of Bath County vs. James Callison, his father, of Tennessee--O. S. 55; N. S. 19. Anthony had a brother Isaac.
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 International Genealogical Index. (LDS Church, 1999-2005).
  2.   http://archiver.rootsweb.ancestry.com/th/read/CALLISON/2008-02/1203261557