Person:James Robertson (46)

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Col. James Robertson
  1. Col. James Robertson1738 - 1833
  2. Jane RobertsonBET 1741 AND 1743 - AFT 1808
  3. Col. Alexander Robertson1740/41 - 1810
  4. Elizabeth RobertsonEst 1744-1748 - BEF 1786
  5. William RobertsonABT 1748 - 1831
  • HCol. James Robertson1738 - 1833
  • WMargaret PoageBET 1737 AND 1738 - 1833
m. 03 May 1762
  1. Elizabeth Robertson1763 - 1842
  2. Robert "Billy" Robertson1765 - 1837
  3. Martha Robertson1768 - abt 1815
  4. Jane Robertson1769 - 1819
  5. Margaret Robertson1773 -
  6. Rebecca Robertson1777 -
  7. Alexander Hart Robertson1781 - 1823
  8. Mary Robertson1785 - 1856
Facts and Events
Name Col. James Robertson
Gender Male
Birth[1] 16 NOV 1738 Augusta County, Virginia
Marriage 03 May 1762 Augusta County, Virginiato Margaret Poage
Marriage Contract 4 MAY 1762 Augusta County, Virginiato Margaret Poage
Death? 28 Aug 1833 Lincoln County, Kentucky

Col. James Robertson was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia

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Records in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Page 174.--4th September, 1756. Alexander Matheson's will, doctor To William Robertson, his rifle gun and flowered plush jacket; to John Robertson, great coat, saddle and bridle, course stockings and course shirts; to James, son of Mathew Robertson, cutlass; to Mathew Robertson, £6; to Silas Hart, £6; to brother Gilbert Matheson, 5 shillings; to brother Mathew Matheson; to father, John Matheson, 5 shillings and remainder of the estate. Executors, Mathew Robertson and Silas Hart. Teste: James Henderson, James Robertson, Wm. Bell. Proved, 18th November, 1756, by Henderson. Mathew refuses to execute. Silas Hart qualifies with James Allen and Daniel Smith.


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Family Group Record FamilySearch® Ancestral File™ v4.19
Husband's Name
James ROBERTSON (AFN:KBWC-94)
Born: 16 Nov 1738 Place: , Augusta, VA
Died: 28 Aug 1833 Place: , , Lincoln, Kentucky
Married: 3 May 1762 Place: , , Augusta County, Virginia
Father: Matthew ROBERTSON (AFN:1R5H-ZCG)
Mother: Martha GIVEN (AFN:1R5H-ZDN)
Wife's Name
Margaret POAGE (AFN:KBWC-B9)
Born: 1737 Place: Of, Augusta Co., VA
Died: Dead Place: , , Lincoln, Kentucky
Married: 3 May 1762 Place: , , Augusta County, Virginia
Father: Robert POAGE (AFN:KBW9-FJ)
Mother: Elizabeth PRESTON (AFN:KBW9-GP)
Children
1. Sex Name
F Martha ROBERTSON (AFN:NZ25-FS)
Born: 1768 Place: , , Montgomery, Virginia
Died: 1824 Place: , , Burler, Kentucky
2. Sex Name
F Jane ROBERTSON (AFN:NZ25-KH)
Born: Apr 1769 Place: , , Montgomery, Virginia
Died: 1819 Place: , Providence, Hopkins, Kentucky
3. Sex Name
F Elizabeth ROBERTSON (AFN:BN32-DC)
Born: 4 Feb 1763 Place: , , Augusta, Virginia
Died: 11 Jun 1842 Place: , , Bourbon, Kentucky
4. Sex Name
U Elizabeth ROBERTSON (AFN:1R5J-2TT)
Born: 1763 Place: , , Montgomery, Virginia
5. Sex Name
M Robert ROBERTSON (AFN:1R5J-786)
Born: 1765 Place: , , Montgomery, Virginia
Died: Place: , , , Kentucky
6. Sex Name
F Margaret ROBERTSON (AFN:1R5J-7CS)
Born: 1773 Place: , , Montgomery, Virginia
Died: Place: Long Glade, Augusta, Virginia
7. Sex Name
F Rebecca ROBERTSON (AFN:1R5J-7F7)
Born: 1777 Place: , , Montgomery, Virginia
Died: Place: , Augusta, Virginia
8. Sex Name
M Alexander ROBERTSON (AFN:1R5J-7GF)
Born: 1781 Place: , , Montgomery, Virginia
9. Sex Name
F Mary ROBERTSON (AFN:1R5J-7K2)
Born: 20 Oct 1785 Place: , , Montgomery, Virginia
Died: 1856 Place: Elliston, , Virginia
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Here's the group sheet for Col. James and Margaret POAGE who lived 9 miles south of Roanoke VA.
1. Elizabeth b. 4 FEB 1763 d, 11 JUN 1842 Bourbon Co. KY m. Samuel Givens 19 MAR 1785
2. Robert "Billy" b. 1765 d. 1837 Hopkins Co. KY m. Louisa Sugg 1787
3. Martha b. 1768 d. 1825 Butler Co. KY m. Allen Givens, son of John & Rebecca 26 FEB 1793
4. Jane "Jennie" b.APR 1769 d. 1819 Hopkins co. KY m. Elezaer Givens, son of John & Rebecca 27 AUG 1796
5. Margaret b. 1773 d. Augusta Co. VA m. Wm Irvin/Erwin son of Francis 1 FEB 1797
6. Rebecca b. 1777 d. Augusta Co. VA m. Thomas Bell, son of James and Agnes 1799
7. Alexander Hart b. 1781 d. c1823 Montgomery C0. VA m. Martha WOODS 18 DEC 1808 dau James (1st cousins once removed via the POAGES]
8. Mary b. 20 OCT 1785 d. 1856 Montgomery Co. VA m. John Pepper, son of Samuel 9/20 NOV 1807
References
  1. IGI Record.
  2.   Bassett, Minerva Bone, and Patricia Randle Gillespie. Some Webster County, Kentucky families - Baker, Bassett, Givens, Johnson, Payne, Price, Rice and others. (Bethesda, Maryland: M.B. Bassett, c1983 (Baltimore, Maryland : Gateway Press)), pg. 99-100.

    9. Margaret Poage (cl737 Ireland - ) m 3 May 1762 Augusta Co., Va. Col. James Robertson (16 Nov 1738-28 Aug 1833), son Matthew Robertson and Martha - 8 ch See Robertson family
    91. Elizabeth Robertson (1763-1842) m I785 Samuel Givens ( -1818) Lived Bourbon Co., Ky in 1797- 10 ch See Givens family
    92. Robert Robertson (I765-I Mar 1837) m 1787 Louisa Sugg ( -1859)
    In 1797 lived at Red Banks on Ohio River and was first local surveyor in Hopkins Co., Ky. No ch Will probated Apr I837.
    93. Martha Robertson (I768- ) m 4 Jul I788 Allen Givens. Lived Lincoln Co., Ky in 1797- See Givens family
    94. Jane Robertson (I769-CI8I8 Hopkins Co., Ky) m 27 Aug 1796 as 2nd wife Eleazar Givens (11 Aug 1770 Augusta Co.,Va.-25 Aug 1833 Smithland, Ky), son of John Givens and Rebecca Brown Long. 11 ch
    See Given family. To differentiate, the descendants of Eleazar Givens will be spelled Given.
    95. Margaret Robertson (1773 Montgomery Co.,Va- ) m 1 Feb 1797, William Erwin. Lived and died in Long Glade,. Augusta Co., Va. 7 ch
    96. Rebecca Robertson (l???- ) m 1799 Thomas Bell (1772-1854), son of James and Agnes Bell. He inherited Dudley Farm. 4 ch
    97. Alexander Hart Robertson (l78l-Montgomery Co.,VA) m 1808 Martha Woods (4 Oct 1790- ), dau James Woods and Nancy Rayburn, 4 ch
    98. Mary Robertson (1785-I856 VA) m 20 Nov 1807 John Pepper, son of Samuel Pepper and Naomi Burke and grandson of Dr. Robert Pepper.