Facts and Events
James Dooley was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
- James Dooley, 1747, Richmond, Virginia. He served in the American Revolution as a captain of the Augusta County, Virginia troops, according to one source. At least one source showed him serving in actual service under Ensign William Casey in April, 1782 out of Kentucky. Dooley’s first wife, Margaret McKinney, was killed by Indians prior to November 29, 1787, when he married in Lincoln County, Kentucky, Rachel Moore, a widow.
- [Source: http://www.ajlambert.com/history/hst_ltdr.pdf].