Person:James Clark (126)

James Clark
m. abt. August 1760
  1. James Clarkest 1761 -
  2. John ClarkAbt 1762 - Abt 1805
  3. William Clarkabt 1763-1765 -
  4. Samuel Clark1764 - 1857
Facts and Events
Name James Clark
Gender Male
Birth? est. 1761 prob. Augusta County, Virginia

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


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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.