Person:John Marshall (123)

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  • HJohn Marshall1720 - 1787
  • WRuth Hadley1726 - 1812
m. 14 August 1742
  1. Ann Marshall1749 - 1824
Facts and Events
Name John Marshall
Gender Male
Birth? 1720 Prob. County Tyrone, Ireland
Marriage 14 August 1742 Chester County, Pennsylvaniato Ruth Hadley
Death? 3 AUG 1787 Cane Creek, Chatham County, North Carolina

John Marshall was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia

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Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA

Acquisition of Land from Chalkley's:

  • Page 851.--89th August, 1750. Benj. Borden, Jr., Gent., to John Marshall, 182 acres, patented to Benj., 20th August, 1745; on James River; on Catabo Creek, Cedar Spring Br.
  • Page (863) 857.--Same (From Benjamin Borden, Jr.) to John Marshell, on Catuba Creek, 259 acres of 3,553; patented to Benj. Lee, 9th March, 1740
  • Page (869) 863.--28th August, 1750. Same (From Benjamin Borden, Jr.) to John Marshell, on Catuba Creek. 19 acres, part of 2,880 acres on Catuba; patented to Benj. Sr., 9th March, 1740.
  • Page 239.--28th May, 1781. Thomas Hadley to John Marshel, 184 acres, on Catuba Creek of James River; Borden's tract, top of Mount Hadley. Teste: James Alexander, Robt. Grey.


Disposition of Land from Chalkley's:

  • Page 176.--13th August, 1759. John Marshall, of Orange County, North Carolina, to Wm. Preston, £50, 203 acres in two surveys on Catawba Creek of James River; corner Burden's patent line, top of Mount Hadley. Teste: Jno. Hughes. (Note: this shows that John Marshall had migrated to Orange County, North Carolina prior to this date).
  • Page 334.--20th May, 1763. John Marshall, of Orange County, North Carolina, to Israel Christian, £20, 259 acres on Catawbo Creek of James River. Teste: George Robinson, Francis and Anne Smith. Proved by Francis and Anne, George being dead.

Processioning Lists of 1756 & 1765

"Processioning" was the process or periodically reviewing and agreeing upon property lines between settlers. Processioning Lists can be useful in determining the area of a settler and the neighboring settlers at a specific time period: (Note Joshua Hadley, John Marshall's father-in-law, nearby)

  • Page 169.--1756: Processioned by Thos. McFarrin and Robert Montgomery, in Cap. John McFarrin's Company, on Catawbo Creek, for viz: For Saml. McRoberts, for Wm. Snotgrass, for John Neeley, for Pat. Shurkey, for Saml. Thompson, for Thos. Hadley, for Jno. McFerrin, for Thos. Ramsey; for Pat Scott, can't show his lines; for Jno. McClenachan, can't show his lines; for Francis Ryley, can't show his lines; for Wm. Preston, can't show his lines; for Wm. Hutchison, for James Hutchison, for David Mitchell, for Robt. Mountgomery, for Jno. Marchel, for Joshua Hadley, for Wm. Richey, for Thos. McFarrin.
  • Page 381.--1765: Processioners' Returns. James Rowland and Saml. Hollis report as follows, as high as Craig's Creek, viz: For Wm. Preston (on Lick Run), for Wm. Preston, on Catawbo, where Marshal formerly lived; for Israel Christian, on Catawbo, joining land formerly John Marshal; for Robt. Montgomery, for Wm. Hutchison, for Jno. McFarren, for Israel Christian, for John Miller, for Wm. Ritchie.

Records of John Marshall in Augusta County, VA

  • Vol. 2 - Delinquents, Augusta County Levy for 1779 - John Martial, gone
  • John Marshall summoned, 1780, to show cause why grant shall not issue to Thomas Kinkead for land in Greenbrier claimed by settlement.
  • Vol. 1 - 1781-2, Pt. 1. - John Marshal, of Augusta, to B. Borden. bond, 17th May, 1751. John had bought 182 acres on Catuba Creek.
  • Page 239.--28th May, 1781. Thomas Hadley to John Marshel, 184 acres, on Catuba Creek of James River; Borden's tract, top of Mount Hadley. Teste: James Alexander, Robt. Grey.

Information on John Marshall


Husband: JOHN MARSHALL
Born: 1720 at: ,CO TYRONE,IRELAND

Married: 14 AUG 1742 at: ,CHESTER CO,PA

  Died:  3 AUG 1787      at: ,CHATHAM CO,NC  
Father:JACOB MARSHALL
Mother:ANN GRIFFITH
       Other Spouses: 

Wife: RUTH HADLEY
Born: ABT 1720 at: ,,DE
  Died:                  at: ,CHATHAM CO,NC  
Father:JOSHUA HADLEY
Mother:MARY ROWLAND
       Other Spouses: 

CHILDREN
Name: ANN MARSHALL
  Born: 26 AUG 1749      at: ,AUGUSTA CO,VA  

Married: 1771 at: ,CHATHAM CO,NC

  Died:        1824      at: ,SURRY CO,NC  

Spouses: JACOB DOBBINS