Facts and Events
John Atkinson was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Records of John Atkinson in Augusta County, VA
From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:
- Page 352.--__ _____, 1786. William Long, of Greenbrier, by John Atkinson, his attorney, to Alexander St. Clair. John was appointed attorney to sell all the lands which William held as heir of his father, William Long, deceased. Lease of lot 2 in Staunton, corner Alex.'s store, for 66 years right to re-enter is in Beverley. Teste: James Buchanan, Robert McCollough, Samuel Merritt.
- Page 196.--2d June, 1791. Samuel Downey and Rachel to Wm. Blair, of Augusta, and John Wilson, of Rockbridge. Teste: Wm. Downey, Jno. Atkinson.
- Vol. 1 - John Atkinson vs. Samuel Vance and Elizabeth--Case. Writ, Rockbridge, 21st June, 1792.