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Capt. Reuben Harrison was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA
Acquisition of Land from Chalkley's:
Records of Reuben Harrison in Augusta County, VA
From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:
Information on Reuben Harrison
Capt. Reuben HARRISON ABT 1731 - Apr 1807 Repository ID Number: I11
OCCUPATION: Rockingham Militia, Justice Of Court Of Augusta
RESIDENCE: DE > Lacey Spring, Rockingham Co., VA
BIRTH: ABT 1731, Near Lewes, DE CHRISTENING: ABT 1745, Rev. John Craig DEATH: Apr 1807, Rockingham Co., VA BURIAL: Family Cem, Smith's Creek, VA RESOURCES: See: [S67] [S224] [S320] Father: John HARRISON Sr. Mother: Phebe (Phoebe)
Family 1 : Lydia Donnell HARRISON MARRIAGE: 1756, Rockingham Co., VA [S24]
+ Nathaniel HARRISON + John HARRISON + Josiah HARRISON
+ Joseph HARRISON + Reuben H. HARRISON Sr. + Elizabeth HARRISON + David HARRISON
+ Samuel HARRISON Family 2 : Mary MCDONALD MARRIAGE: 1779, Rockingham Co., VA [S24]
+ Rachel HARRISON
Notes Settled directly on the early Indian Road about a mile south of his father, on the Valley Pike, a short distance from Lacey Springs. One of the Justices named to the Court of Augusta, and was a Captain in the Rockingham Militia.
Served as Captain of a company of the Lower battalion of the Augusta Co. VA, Militia 1776-1777. (Vol.30 p.400 VA Mag of Hist & Bio; Vol I,p. 93, Abstracts from Records of Augusta Co. VA; Historical Registar of VA in the Rev, p. 355.
Descendants: Mary Isom Williams (H.L.) No. 358040. [S320] [S433]