Facts and Events
Robert McCorkle was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Records in Augusta County, VA
From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:
- Vol. 2 - Marriage Bond, Page 283 - May 12, 1785 Ro. McCorkle and Elizabeth Forrest, daughter of James Forrest.
Revolutionary War Pension Information
Information from “Virginia/West Virginia Genealogical Data from Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Records”, Vol. 3, compiled by Patrick G. Wardell, Lt. Col. U.S. Army Ret. :
- McCorkel, Robert - entered service 1776 in Staunton, Augusta County, Virginia, where born near that city; received Pension at age 72 Lawrence County, Ohio, 1832, resided in Union Township; died 3/10/1833; query letter in file 1917 from descendant Miss Estelle R. Morrison of Omaha, Nebraska, states soldier married Elizabeth Forrest. F-S9430, R1671.
- ↑ Woody, David L. McCorkle Family Roots, site of Dave Woody, Hendersonville, TN, e-mail: Dave.Woody@@postoffice.worldnet.att.. (Accessed through Family Tree Maker site of David L. Woody).
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