Facts and Events
James Cresswell was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Records of James Cresswell in Augusta County, VA
From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:
- Vol. 1 - AUGUST, 1794. - Gibson vs. Elliott.--James Creswell (Carwell) lives on the French Broad, 24th May, 1794.
- Vol. 2 - Marriage Bond in Augusta County - 1794--December 13, James Criswell and Jacob Kinney, surety. James Criswell and Peggy Cargo.
- Page 63.--Alexander Gibson's will, 13th July, 1804; proved, 3d September, 1804--Sister, Christiana Gibson; sister, Mary, wife of Henry Mowry; nephew, Daniel Gibson; niece, Elizabeth Cargo; James Creswell, who married his sister Margaret, mother of Elizabeth Cargo; nephew, Samuel Alexander Corgo; nephew, Daniel Gibson; niece, Harriet Cresswell, daughter of Margaret.