Facts and Events
James McCune was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA
Acquisition of Land from Chalkley's:
- Page 389.--14th July, 1749. Borden to James McCewn, 400 acres of 92100, on a Timber Ridge.
Records of James McCune in Augusta County, VA
From Chalkley's Augusta County Records:
- Vol. 1 - Samuel Gay and Robert Turk, probably resided In Lancaster, Pa., on December 4, 1744. They gave their bond to James McCune, of Salisbury Township in that county. The obligors of this bond removed to Augusta County, Va., prior to 1750, and members of the McCune family also came to Augusta. The bond also appears in the papers. (C. P. No. 1.)
- Vol. 1 - February 11, 1745. - (8) James McCune ordered to be committed for speaking treasonable words.
- Vol. 1 - JUNE 18, 1746. - (48) James and John McCune, on testimony of John Risk and James Lockhart, committed for having spoken treasonable words.
- Vol. 1 - JULY 16, 1746. - (70) James and John McCune brought before the Court for speaking treasonable words--evidence heard--both took the oaths and gave bond for good behavior.
- Vol. 1 - August 20, 1746 - (74) James McCune to be overseer vice Francis McCune.
- Vol. 1 - FEBRUARY 19, 1763. - (486) Viewers for road from Stone House to James McAfee's, or James McCown's, on Catapo, viz: Edward Garwin and James McCune.