Facts and Events
Laurence Swink was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Will of Lawrence Swink
- Page 116.--27th November, 1800. Laurence Swink's will--Executors, Henry and Mathias Swink; to wife, Margaret; sons, Henry and Mathias; to 1 daughters, Betsey Russell, Peggy Fix, Barbara Fix. Executors, wife Margaret and sons Henry and Mathias. Teste: Jno. Buchanan, Wm. Willson. Proved, 22d June, 1801. Executors qualify.
Records of Laurence Swink in Augusta County, VA
From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:
- Vol. 2 - Marriage Bond in Augusta County - 1786--December 4, Jacob Fix and Barbara Swink, daughter of Lawrence Swink; surety, Henry Swink.
- Vol. 2 - Marriage Bond in Augusta County - 1786--September 27, Mathias Swink and Sally Wilson, daughter of Robert Wilson. Mathias is son of Lawrence Swink. Surety, Jacob Swallow; witnesses, Wm. Heart, Wm. Christian.
- Vol. 2 - MEMORANDUM OF MARRIAGES 1794-- January 7th, Job Hart and Hannah Swinks. (poss. daughter?)