Person:John Risk (7)

John Risk
m. BEF 1741
  1. Mary Risk1741 -
  2. John RiskEst 1742-1744 -
  3. Hannah RiskABT 1743 - BEF 1786
  4. Martha Risk1744-1752 - 1834
  5. Robert RiskABT 1747 - BEF 1786
  6. Margaret Risk1747/48 - BEF 1795
  7. William RiskABT 1752 - BEF 1832
  8. David RiskABT 1754 -
  9. Samuel RiskABT 1756 -
  10. Elizabeth RiskABT 1758 -
Facts and Events
Name John Risk
Gender Male
Birth? Est 1742-1744 Prob. Augusta County, Virginia

John Risk, Jr. 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 165.--19th August, 1765. Margret ( ) Risk. Jr., relict to James Risk. deceased, to John Risk, Jr., £__, 200 acres at foot of Brown Hill in line of Wm. McCutchen's land. Teste: John Risk, John Worick, Moses Moore. Delivered: Jno. Risk, Jr., 19th November, 1770.,

Records of John Risk, Jr. in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley's:

  • Page 117.--7th March, 1801. Joanes Henderson's will--To wife, Isabell; sons, John, Joseph, Jones. Executors, wife Isabell, son Joseph, Alex. Craig; to (son James?), daughter Becky, daughter Sarah, daughter Margaret; to grandchildren, children of daughter Jean Grey. Teste: Edward Walsh. William Seel, John Risk, Jr. Proved, 22d June, 1801. Isabella refuses to execute. Others qualify.