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Richard Pilson was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA
Richard Pilson's land (Beverley Manor NE, 330 acres, 1753) as shown on the map meticulously drawn by J.R. Hildebrand, cartographer. This map is copyrighted©, used by permission of John Hildebrand, son of J.R. Hildebrand, April, 2009.
Records of Richard Pilson in Augusta County, VA
From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:
Information on Richard Pilson
From: N4JED@@aol.com Date: Sat, 23 Nov 1996 20:00:49 -0500 To: ncreed@@erols.com Subject: PILSON Family Listing - Part 1 of 1.
Here is my listing of the PILSON family from Patrick and Henry Counties Virginia. Hope everyone can find something useful.....David
Begin Part 1 of 1 PILSON
Descendants of Richard PILSON
1. Richard PILSON died after 1776. Richard came to Augusta Co. VA prior to 1745. He is first listed in Augusta Co. records with the baptism of two of his children in 1747 and 1748. He is listed as purchasing 330 acres in 1753 from William Beverley. In 1764, he moved across the mountain to Albemarle County, VA where he purchased 224 acres from John Kinkaid. In 1776, he sold the last of his property in Augusta Co., VA to George Caldwell. He had the following children:
+ 2 M i. William PILSON died after 1812. + 3 M ii. Samuel PILSON was born 1739 and died
+ 4 M iii. Richard PILSON was born about 1745 and
died about 1799.
+ 5 F iv. Mary PILSON was born about 1747 and died
+ 6 M v. Robert PILSON was born about 1755 and
died about 1810.
2. William PILSON died after 1812. William was from Augusta County, VA. William married (1) Esther TURNER. They had the following children:
+ 7 M i. Richard "Dicky" William PILSON was born
1780 and died 24 Feb 1859.
8 M i. Samuel PILSON. Samuel, along with his
father and family moved to Adams Co., Ohio in 1807.
9 M ii. George PILSON. George and Elizabeth had
five children. George married (1) Elizabeth THOMPSON, daughter of Matthew THOMPSON.
10 M iii. John PILSON. John lived in Albemarle
County, Virginia where he was a magistrate and operated a store. He did not marry.
11 F iv. Eleanor PILSON. Eleanor, along with her
father and other family members moved to Adams Co., Ohio in 1807.
Samuel also married (2) Polly Jane WRIGHT. They had the following children:
12 M v. William PILSON died in OH. William moved
to Adams Co., Ohio along with his father and other family members in 1807.
13 F i. Mary PILSON. 14 F ii. Margaret PILSON. 15 M iii. Richard PILSON.
16 M i. William WALLACE was born in Albemarle
17 M ii. Richard WALLACE was born in Albemarle
18 F iii. Hannah WALLACE was born in Albemarle
19 M iv. Samuel WALLACE was born in Albemarle
20 F v. Mary WALLACE was born in Albemarle Co.,
21 M vi. Michael WALLACE was born in Albemarle
22 F vii. Elizabeth WALLACE was born in Albemarle
23 M viii. John WALLACE was born in Albemarle
24 M i. Hugh PILSON. 25 F ii. Ann PILSON. 26 F iii. Polly PILSON. 27 M iv. Richard PILSON.
7. Richard "Dicky" William PILSON was born 1780 in Albemarle or, Patrick Co., VA. He died 24 Feb 1859 in Elamsville, Patrick Co., VA. Richard married (1) Rachel HARBOUR, daughter of Moses HARBOUR and Nancy BRIDGES. Rachel was born 1785/1789. She died 1851. They had the following children:
28 F i. Esther PILSON was born about 1805. She
died about 1873. Esther married (1) Paul C. ADAMS. Paul was born about 1804. He died about 1882.
29 F ii. Nancy PILSON was born about 1808. She
died about 1857 in probably KY. Nancy married (1) Peyton G. JEFFERSON. Peyton was born about 1807. He died about 1857 in probably KY.
30 F iii. Elizabeth PILSON was born about 1810.
She died about 1887. Elizabeth married (1) James H. JEFFERSON. James was born about 1810. He died about 1880.
31 M iv. Moses PILSON was born about 1815. He
died in probably NC. Moses married (1) Rebecca KELLY. Rebecca died in probably NC.
+ 32 M v. William "Buck" PILSON was born 1820 and
33 F vi. Sabrinah PILSON was born about 1823. She
died about 1868. Sabrinah married (1) Peter SPENCER. Peter was born about 1822. He died about 1902.
34 M vii. Richard Turner PILSON was born about
1827. He died about 1898 in probably NC. Richard married (1) Nancy Jane JOYCE. Nancy was born about 1832. She died about 1900 in probably NC.
35 F viii. Pattie PILSON. I can only find
reference to this person once. All other lists do not include her.
32. William "Buck" PILSON was born 1820. He died 1901. William married (1) Elizabeth "Betsy" HARBOUR, daughter of James HARBOUR and Hannah NOWLIN. Elizabeth was born about 1820. She died about 1907. They had the following children:
36 F i. Louvienna PILSON was born about 1844.
She died about 1931. Louvienna married (1) Moses Peter JEFFERSON. Moses was born about 1843. He died about 1928.
37 F ii. Ellen L. PILSON was born about 1845. She
died 1909. Ellen married (1) Benjamin D. CONWAY. Benjamin was born about 1842. He died about 1902.
+ 38 M iii. Virgil Reed "Byrd" PILSON was born 1847
and died 1885.
39 F iv. Nancy PILSON was born about 1849. She
died about 1938.
+ 40 M v. John Rufus "Birch" PILSON. 41 M vi. Dallas C. PILSON was born about 1854. He
died about 1893. Dallas married (1) N. Ellen PENDLETON. N. Ellen PENDLETON was born about 1853. She died about 1937.
42 F vii. Mary Etta PILSON was born about 1859.
She died about 1943. Mary married (1) John T. PENDLETON. John was born about 1856. He died about 1939.
38. Virgil Reed "Byrd" PILSON was born 1847. He died 1885. Virgil married (1) Jane LAW. Jane was born about 1850. She died about 1874. They had the following children:
43 M i. John PILSON died 1937. 44 M ii. William C. PILSON. William married (1)
45 F iii. Bettie PILSON. Bettie married (1) Sam
Virgil also married (2) Lucinda M. ROSS, daughter of Samuel Anderson ROSS and Esther Jane HARBOUR. Lucinda was born 23 Feb 1853. She died 26 Mar 1902. They had the following children:
46 M iv. Samuel James PILSON was born 1877 in
Patrick Co., VA. Samuel married (1) Pencie SMITH.
47 M v. Virgil Rufus PILSON was born 1879 in
Patrick Co., VA. Virgil married (1) Sarah Jane LAWLESS. Sarah was born 31 Oct 1886.
48 F vi. Lily Ester PILSON was born 13 Apr 1882
in Elamsville, Patrick County, VA. Lily married (1) King David COX on 25 Apr 1904. King was born 1883. He died 1912.
49 M vii. Green Lee PILSON was born 1884. Green
married (1) Fosie Alice SMITH on 1912.
+ 50 M viii. Thomas Cleveland PILSON was born 25
51 M i. Frank PILSON.
50. Thomas Cleveland PILSON was born 25 May 1885 in Patrick Co., VA. Thomas married (1) Lucy E. STEPHENS on 22 Aug 1909 in Patrick Co., VA. Lucy was born 22 Mar 1890 in Patrick Co., VA. They had the following children:
52 M i. Thomas Alfred PILSON was born 20 Jun
1910 in Philadelphia, PA. Practicing lawyer. Thomas married (1) Verabel Elaine MASON on 4 Jun 1934. Verabel was born 21 Dec 1915 in Wimbledon, ND.
End part 1 of 1 PILSONs David Jones n4jed@@aol.com
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