Person:Joseph McClung (5)

Watchers
Joseph "Sinking Creek Joe" McClung
b.abt. 1740
  • HJoseph "Sinking Creek Joe" McClungabt 1740 - 1836
  • WMargaret BellBEF 1751 -
m. BEF 1769
  1. Elizabeth McClung1771 - 1852
  2. Joseph McClung, Jr.1772 - 1849
  3. Abigail McClung1774 - 1834
  4. Jane McClung1776 - 1834
  5. John McClung1776 - AFT 1848
  6. Samuel McClung1777 - Aft 1834
  7. Mary 'Polly' McClungabt 1778 - bef 1820
  8. Nancy Agnes McClungABT 1779 -
  9. Margaret McClung1783 -
Facts and Events
Name Joseph "Sinking Creek Joe" McClung
Gender Male
Birth? abt. 1740 [some say as early as 1731, needs research)
Marriage BEF 1769 to Margaret Bell
Death? 1836 Greenbrier County, Virginia

Joseph McClung 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 168.--15th February, 1763. Thomas ( ) Thompson to Joseph McClung, £30, 93 acres on Cowpasture river, opposite land of John Moore.

Acquisition of Land from Sims Index to Land Grants in West Virginia:

  • 1791: Joseph McClung, 325 acres, adj. J. Williams, Deed Book 2, pg. 394. [Sims Index to Land Grants in West Virginia, pg. 144].
  • 1822: Joseph McClung, 8 acres, adj. J. Williams, Deed Book 6, pg. 540. [Sims Index to Land Grants in West Virginia, pg. 144].

Disposition of Land from Chalkley's:

  • Page 8.--16th August, 1769. Joseph McClung and Margaraet, of the Cowpasture, to Thomas McClung, planter, £__, 93 acres on Cowpasture, John Moore's land, in possession of John Moore. Teste: James Crockett, James Stevenson, John Jameson.

Records in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley's:

  • Vol. 2 - FEE BOOKS OF AUGUSTA COURT - 1767--Page 2, James Davis, Forks; page 3, John Thompson, Forks; Samuel Cowen, Rone Oak; page 4, John Miller, Shenando; John Adams, R. Creek; page 7, John Young, Forks, recording Young's deeds to you; page 8, Andrew McClure, M. River; William Kerr, M. River; page 11, William Robinson, Borden Land; John Thompson, Buffalo; page 12, John Allison, Borden Land; page 13, Joseph McClung, Pastures...
  • Vol. 1 - NOVEMBER 20, 1767. - (368) Jurors: Wm. Watterson, John Trotter, Pat. Buchanan, John Thompson, John Long, Wm. Huchison, Edward Thompson, John Bamier, Joseph McClung, Thomas Rhoades, Saml. Caldwell, James Armstrong.
  • Vol. 2 - Thomas Masterson vs. John Stuart--O. S. 26; N. S. 9--From Greenbrier. Peter Masterson and Thomas were brothers. William and Robert Renick were brothers; 1800. Presly McClung was stepson of Thos. Masterson in 1803. Thomas Masterson was Joseph and Margaret McClung's son-in-law.


Records in Greenbrier County, VA

  • 1782 Greenbrier Co. Tax List-
Thomas McClung on Mr. Wm. Bunch’s Dist., had 1 Pole, 9 horses and 23 cattle. [Note: this appears to be Joseph McClung's brother]
Joseph McClung on Mr. Wm. Bunch's Dist, had 1 Pole, 1 Negro, 17 horses and 12 cattle.
New River Notes
  • 1782 - Greenbrier County Land Book - Joseph McClung. Ancestry.com
  • 1 May 1782 - Greenbrier Court Orders - William Fullerton, Plaintiff Agst. Thomas McClung, Defendant. In Case, Joseph McClung comes into Court and undertakes for the Defendant that in Case he shall be cast in this suit he shall satisfy and pay the consideration of the Court or render his body to Prison in execution for the same, or that he the said Joseph will do it for him. [Greenbrier County Order Books, Vol A-C, 1780-1797, Ancestry.com]

Image:William Fullerton vs Thomas McClung suit 1782 Greenbrier VA 1.jpg

  • 21 May 1782 - Greenbrier Court Orders - Agnes Fullerton by William Fullerton her next friend, Plaintiff Agst. Joseph McClung and Jane his daughter, Defendants; In Trespass Assault & Battery. James Byrnside comes into Court and undertakes for the Defendants as in the next above. [Greenbrier County Order Books, Vol A-C, 1780-1797, Ancestry.com]
  • 20 June 1782 - Greenbrier Court Orders - Jane McClung an Infant by Joseph McClung, Plaintiff, Agst. David McCay Defendant; In Case. On the motion of the Defendant a Commission is awarded him to examine and take the deposition of John McCaslin de bene efse, he giving the Plaintiff legal notice of the time & place of taking the same. [Greenbrier County Order Books, Vol A-C, 1780-1797, Ancestry.com]
  • 22 August 1782 - Greenbrier Court Orders - William Fullerton, Plaintiff Agst. Joseph McClung, Defendant; In Case for Sland.; The Jury Sworn yesterday to try the Ipue [?]in this Cause returned into Court & upon the Oaths do say that the defendant Joseph McClung is guilty in manner & form as the Plaintiff against him hath complained, and they do assess the Plaintiffs damages by occasion thereof to Two Pounds and one penny besides his costs. Therefore It is considered by the Court that the Plaintiff recover against the said Defendant his damages aforesaid in form aforesaid assessed and his costs by him about his suit in this behalf expended. And the said Defendant in Mercy, & c. [Greenbrier County Order Books, Vol A-C, 1780-1797, Ancestry.com]

Image:William Fullerton vs Joseph McClung 22 Aug 1782 Greenbrier.jpg

  • 22 March 1783 - Greenbrier Court Orders -
William Fullerton, Plaintiff Agst. Joseph McClung, Defendant; For Assault & Battery. By agreement of the parties, It is ordered that this suit be discontinued.
Agnes Fullerton by William Fullerton her next friend, Plaintiff, Agst. Joseph McClung and Jane his daughter, Defendant. For Battery. Ordered that this suit be continued at the Costs of the Defendant. [Greenbrier County Order Books, Vol A-C, 1780-1797, Ancestry.com]

Image:William Fullerton vs Joseph McClung 22 Mar 1783 Greenbrier Court Orders.jpg

  • 16 September August 1783 - Greenbrier Court Orders - William McCoy, Joseph McClung and Emas Williams are Appointed as in the next above [Overseers of the same Road] with the Tithables in Captain Hugh Millers Company.
McClung, Charles
McClung, James
McClung, Joseph
McClung, Sam.
McClung, Tho.
McClung, Wm.
  • 17 August 1784 - Greenbrier Court Orders: On the motion of Agnes McClung and William McClung, administration is granted to them of the estate of Thomas McClung deceased, whereupon they made oath, entered into, and acknowledged bond, with George Clendenin and William Clendenin, their securities, in the sum of three hundred pounds, with condition according to law, and it is ordered that William H. Cavendish, William Mac Coy, and Joseph McClung, or any two of them, being first duly sworn before a justice of this County for that purpose, do appraise the slaves, if any, and personal estate of the said decedant, and return their appraisement thereof to the Court. [Greenbrier County Order Books, Vol A-C, 1780-1797, Ancestry.com]

Image:Thomas McClung decd 17 August 1784 Greenbrier Court Minutes.jpg

Notes

http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~azopp/data/fam/fam01660.htm

Husband: Joseph McClung
Born: ABT 1731 at: Rockbridge Co., VA
Married: BEF 1772 at: Greenbrier Co., (W)VA
Died: 1836 at: Greenbrier Co., (W)VA 1
Father:John McClung
Mother:Rebecca Stuart
Wife: Margaret Bell
Born: BEF 1751 at: Augusta Co., VA
Died: UNKNOWN at: Greenbrier Co., (W)VA
Father:James Bell
Mother:Rachel McCune
CHILDREN
Name: Joseph McClung
Born: 17 MAY 1772 at: Greenbrier Co., (W)VA
Married: 7 NOV 1796 at: Greenbrier Co., (W)VA 1
Died: 3 JUL 1849 at: Greenbrier Co., (W)VA
Spouses: Elizabeth Groves Elizabeth Hyde
Name: Jane McClung
Born: ABT 1774 at: Greenbrier Co., (W)VA
Married: 1 DEC 1791 at: Greenbrier Co., (W)VA 1
Died: 1834 at: Mount Cove, Fayette Co., (W)VA
Spouses: Thomas Masterson
Name: Elizabeth McClung
Born: ABT 1775 at: Greenbrier Co., (W)VA
Married: 28 APR 1793 at: Greenbrier Co., (W)VA 2
Died: UNKNOWN at:
Spouses: John Moore
Name: Abigail McClung
Born: 1776 at: Greenbrier Co., (W)VA now Nicholas County, WV 3
Married: 1 JUL 1794 at: Pocahontas Co., (W)VA (then Bath County, VA) 1
Died: 17 MAR 1834 at: Pocahontas Co., (W)VA 4
Spouses: Anthony Callison
Name: John McClung
Born: 1776 at: Greenbrier Co., (W)VA
Married: 22 SEP 1807 at: Greenbrier County, (W)VA 1
Died: AFT 1848 at: prob. Nicholas Co., (W)VA
Spouses: Deborah Rader
Name: Samuel McClung
Born: 1777 at: Rockbridge Co., VA
Married: 12 JUN 1801 at: Greenbrier Co., (W)VA 1
Died: AFT 1833 at: Nicholas Co., (W)VA
Spouses: Elizabeth Rader Hannah Surber
Name: Mary McClung
Born: ABT 1778 at: Greenbrier Co., (W)VA
Married: 7 JUN 1796 at: Greenbrier Co., (W)VA 1
Died: UNKNOWN at:
Spouses: Thomas Feamster
Name: Nancy Agnes McClung
Born: ABT 1780 at: Greenbrier Co., (W)VA
Married: UNKNOWN at: Greenbrier Co., (W)VA
Died: UNKNOWN at: Greenbrier Co., (W)VA
Spouses: James Walton
Name: Margaret McClung
Born: 23 SEP 1783 at: Greenbrier Co., (W)VA
Married: OCT 1801 at: Greenbrier Co., (W)VA 1
Died: 7 MAY 1858 at: Greenbrier Co., (W)VA
Spouses: Michael Rader
SOURCES
1) McClung Family Association Journals
2) Greenbrier County, WV Registry of Marriages
3) LDS Family History Center Archives & Records
4) H. Juhling McClung




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Joseph MCCLUNG [Parents] 1, 2.Joseph married A. BELL.

A. BELL 1, 2.A. married Joseph MCCLUNG