Facts and Events
Patrick Dixon was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA
Acquisition of Land from Chalkley's:
- Patrick Dickson received a patent on 16 March 1771 "on Shanando" [sic, the Shenandoah River], as listed in the disposition below:
Disposition of Land from Chalkley's:
- Page 252.--22nd February, 1775. Patrick ( ) Dickson and Mary to Hugh Donaghe, tract patented to Patrick, 16th March, 1771, on Shanando. Teste: Ralph Lofftus, Wm. Blair, Samuel Craige.
Records in Augusta County, VA
From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:
- Page 293.--16th March, 1770. Nicholas Null's estate sold at vendue--To Abram Wright, Augustine Price, Henry Null, Honekil Hoofman, Paushton Ostler, Gill Price, Ponshton Hostler, John Ferrel (Terril), Hauverstine Price, Patrick Dickson, George Null, William McBush, Peter Brinninger, Windle Weaver, Francis Kirtley, Wm. Munger, Alvenious Bowyer, Samuel Muncey, Peter Bunginger, Thos. Birk, Philip Williams, Henry Bingaman. Cash from Charles Fry, John Couch. By Windle Sivers' bond, from Archibald Hughston. By Charles Rush's note, Nicholas Shirley.