Facts and Events
James Houston was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
There was another James Houston, son of John Houston and Margaret Cunningham, that lived just north in Beverley Manor during the same time period that may be confused with this James Houston. This James Houston lived just across the border from Beverley Manor on the north end of the Borden Tract, as shown in the J.R. Hildebrand Map above.
James Houston's land (Borden Tract NE corner, acres not listed, 1747) as shown on the map meticulously drawn by J.R. Hildebrand, cartographer. This map is copyrighted©, used by permission of John Hildebrand, son of J.R. Hildebrand, April, 2009.
Map of Beverley Manor showing land of James Houston just across the border in the Borden Tract.
Acquisition of Land in Augusta County, VA: