Person:Robert Black (28)

Robert Black
b.est. 1735
m. Est. 1727-1733
  1. Thomas BlackBet 1729 - 1745 -
  2. Gawin BlackBet 1735 - 1745 -
  3. Robert Blackest 1735 -
  4. Joseph BlackBET 1735 AND 1742 -
  5. Janet 'Jane' Black1738 - 1825
  6. John BlackBET 1750 AND 1760 -
m. bef. 1761
Facts and Events
Name Robert Black
Gender Male
Birth? est. 1735
Marriage bef. 1761 to Madge Cravens

Robert Black was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Acquisition of Land at Bullock's Creek, SC

  • Plat: August 27, 1765, Survey’d for Robert Black, 250 A on Clarks fork Bullocks Creek… P William Sims, Sur. Joseph Black, William Wilson, CB Iss. 30 Oct 1765. [File #1305(578); Gr. #308; Bk. 18, p. 227 (17, 250)]

Records of Robert Black in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley's Augusta County Records:

  • Page 288.--21st September. 1763. John Cravens' settlement of Robt. Cravens' estate, approved and recorded--Paid Saml. Hemphill, Ro. Cravens, Pat. and Jno. Frazier, Margaret Perkey, Pat. Given, John Stewart, Mathew Black, Wm. Minter, Jno. Brown, Wm. Cravens. Cash paid widow Mary. Cash paid John Cravens. Legacy of negro delivered to Zebulon Harrison for his 2 sons. Legacy to Elizabeth Cravens. Legacy to Robt. Black in part of his wife's legacy. (Note: Matthew Black was Robert Black's father).