Facts and Events
John McCleary, Jr. was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA
Acquisition of Land from Chalkley's:
- Page 387.--17th August, 1762. John McClerey, Sr., ( ) to John McClerey, Jr., his son, £6, in Beverley Manor on head branch of Middle River of Shanandoah, conveyed to John, 4th February, 1748, part of 420 acres, containing 100 acres. Acknowledged. Delivered to John McClerey, May Court, 1767.
Records in Augusta County, VA
From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:
- Vol. 2 - JUDGMENTS. SEPTEMBER, 1790 (H to Z). - John McCleary vs. James Hathorn and James Scot--Rockbridge. Writ, 10th December, 1785, from General Court. Returned not found.