Facts and Events
Robert Campbell was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
An 1768 DOD has been applied to both Robert (59), and Robert (55)
|See: Preliminary Family Tree of the Campbells of Augusta County for discussion. Note that the lineage as currently laid out on WeRelate does not conform well to Drapers discussion given above. Draper may be in error, or perhaps the family relationships currently inplace on WeRelate need to be revised.
Robert Campbell's land (Beverley Manor NW, 350 acres, 1740) 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.
Acquisition of Land from Orange County, Virginia Records:
- Pages 124-27. 23-24 July 1740. William Beverley of Essex County, Gent., to Robert Campbell of Orange County. Lease and release; for £10-10.- current money. 350 acres, part of Beverley Mannor... (signed) W. Beverley. Wit: John Lewis, Gibbons Jennings, Moses Thomson. 24 July 1740. Acknowledged by Wm. Beverley, Gent. [Relinquishment of dower as above, Beverley to Page]. [Orange County Virginia Deed Book 4, Dorman, pg. 42].
- ↑ IGI Record.
- ↑ Joseph A. Waddell. Annuals of Augusta County, Virginia 1726-1871, pg. 148.