Person:Joseph Rutherford (18)

Watchers
Lt. Joseph Rutherford, Jr.
m. abt. 1730
  1. Lt. Joseph Rutherford, Jr.abt 1730 - aft 1787
  2. Reuben Rutherfordest 1731/32 -
  3. Thomas Rutherfordabt 1735 - Bef 1770
  4. Elliott Rutherfordabt 1745/49 - 1826
  5. Robert Rutherfordabt 1748 - bef 1811
  6. Archibald Rutherfordabt 1750 - 1789
Facts and Events
Name Lt. Joseph Rutherford, Jr.
Gender Male
Birth[1] abt. 1730 prob. Essex County, Virginia
Death[1] aft. 1787 Rockingham County, Virginia

Joseph Rutherford, Jr. was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia

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1768 May 16. JOSEPH RUTHERFORD Sr. conveyed to his sons, Joseph Jr., Thomas, and Reuben, 134 acres each on the banks of Cub Run in Augusta Co., VA, the original 400 acres JOSEPH Sr. acquired Dec. 31, 1760, from his sister, Mary WOOD. According to the terms, each son paid his father £50. --Augusta Co. Deeds, Book 14, p.491, Courthouse, Staunton, VA
Augusta County Court Records. Order Book No. 12, p.338.
1768 August 18. Witnesses: JOSEPH, ELIZABETH, Joseph, Jr., Thomas and Robert RUTHERFORD. (p.339) Witness: Valentine Seviar, Jr. --Lyman Chalkley, Chronicles of the Scotch-Irish Settlement in Virginia, Volume 1, Extracted from the Original Court Records of Augusta County 1745-1800 (Baltimore, MD: 1912), 150.
Rockingham County Records, p.366.
1780--March 27th. Following Militia officers qualify, viz: Josiah Harrison, Captain; Jacob Havener, Ensign; Richard Reagen, Captain; ELLIOTT RUTHERFORD, Ensign; Jeremiah Beesley, Captain; Joseph RUTHERFORD, Lieutenant; Stephen Conrad, Lieutenant; Robt. Smith, Lieutenant. --Lyman Chalkley, Chronicles of the Scotch-Irish Settlement in Virginia, Volume 2, Extracted from the Original Court Records of Augusta County 1745-1800 (Baltimore, MD: 1912).
Virginia Militia in the Revolutionary War, Part 3.
Virginia's Share in the Military Movements of the Revolution, p.231.
RUTHERFORD, ELLIOT, En[sign]., S. March 27, 1780--under R. Reagan.
RUTHERFORD, Joseph, S. L[ieutenant]., S. March 27, 1780--under R. Reagan.
1785 August 3. Joseph RUTHERFORD surveyed 150 acres on Cub Run adjoining Harmentrouts, Rockingham Co., VA, in close proximity to his other land on Cub Run.
In 1787, a survey of 270 acres on the drafts of Mill Creek and Cub Run adjoining Joseph RUTHERFORD was made for Robert ELLIOTT.
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=wilkinsonwilene&id=I0816