Facts and Events
James Clark was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA
Disposition of Land from Chalkley's:
- Page 7.--15th March, 1785. James Clark, son and heir-at-law of William Clark, deceased, to James Clark, Sr. Delivered: James McChesney, order, December 2, 1793, plantation William Clark, deceased, lived on on Moffet's Creek.
Records of James Clark in Augusta County, VA
From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:
- Vol. 1 - AUGUST AND SEPTEMBER, 1784 (B). - James Clarke vs. James Clarke, Jr., son and heir of William Clarke, deceased.--Chancery writ, 24th May, 1784. (Note: this record is a suit between James and his uncle, James Clark; apparently relates to the disposition above).
The next record in Chalkley's references James Clark's brother, John:
- Vol. 1 - AUGUST AND SEPTEMBER, 1784 (B). John Clark vs. Wm. McClintock, Jr.--"Jeremiah Offriel is now going down in the Militia," 16th June, 1781.