Person:Robert Burgess (14)

Robert Burgess
b.est. 1750-1760
d.bef. June 1791
  1. Robert Burgessest 1750-1760 - bef 1791
  2. Thomas Burgessest 1750-1760 -
  3. James Burgessest 1755-1765 -
m. est. 1780-1790
Facts and Events
Name Robert Burgess
Gender Male
Birth? est. 1750-1760
Marriage est. 1780-1790 to Elizabeth McKnight
Death? bef. June 1791
Vital Records

There are 6 vital records available on MyHeritage for Robert Burgess, including birth records, marriage records, and death records. Vital records are historical records that are typically recorded around the actual time of the event, which means they are likely accurate. Vital records include information like the event date and place, and the person's occupation and residence. Vital records also often include information about the person's relatives. For example, birth and marriage records include names of parents and divorce records list the names of children.

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


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Estate Records of Robert Burgess

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Page 47.--Robert Burgess' estate appraisement recorded December, 1792, by James Rankin, James Gwin, James Crawford.
  • Vol. 1 - JUNE 19, 1792. - (146-148) Admn. of estate of Robert Burgess, deceased, granted the widow, Elizabeth Burgess, and James Burgess.

Records in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Vol. 2 - Marriage bond in Augusta County - 1788--November 26, Peter Kelly and Robert Burges, surety. Peter Kelly and Mary Rigby, widow.
  • Vol. 2 - Marriage Bond in Augusta County - 1791--January 10, John Adair and Elizabeth McKnight, daughter-in-law of Wm. Burgess; surety, William Burgess. (Note: Elizabeth McKnight was the widow of Robert Burgess. Robert's father William provided surety for her second marriage to John Adair).