Facts and Events
Joseph Kelso was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Records of Joseph Kelso in Augusta County, VA
From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:
- Vol. 2 - Burrows vs. Gibony (Gibbons)--O. S. 52; N. S. 18--Land in Monongalia. Orators are, viz: William Ward Burrows and Polly, his wife; David Easton and Sarah, his wife, which Polly and Sarah are daughters of Thomas Bond, deceased, and Jane Bond, widow and relict of Thomas, who died 179_ testate, will recorded in Fairfax. Thomas was a physician and died after 1791. Defendants, viz: James Morgan, Alex. Gibbony, improperly styled Gibbons; Joseph Kelso.
- Joseph Kelso is named in the will of his father, Hugh Kelso.
Note: this source claims that Joseph Kelso was the son of Hugh Kelso and Elizabeth Culton, appears to be in error, may need additional research.