Facts and Events
- Person:Robert Turk (1)
- Person:Alexander Walker (42)
Robert Patrick settled on Beverley Manor by 1746 when he was designated "overseer" vice "Cap Gay". The following year he is seen as purchasing land from Robert Turk. This property is in the far northeast corner of Beverley Manor, and spanned both sides of the South River of the Shannandoah.
Robert Turk's land (NE, 1,313 acres) 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.
Source:Chalkley's Chronicles Page 185.--9th February, 1747. Robert Turk, planter, to Robert Patrick, £62 current money Virginia; 437 acres in Beverley Manor, crossing South River of Shanando. Witnesses, John Preston, Robert Scott. Acknowledged by Robert Turk, and dower released by Margaret, his wife, 18th March, 1746.
Links to Robert Patrick in Chalkley's Chronicles
|22||1746||August 22, 1746....
(86) Robert Patrick to be overseer vice Cap. Gay.
|258||1747||Page 185.--9th February, 1747. Robert Turk, planter, to Robert Patrick,
£62 current money Virginia; 437 acres in Beverley Manor, crossing South
River of Shanando. Witnesses, John Preston, Robert Scott. Acknowledged
by Robert Turk, and dower released by Margaret, his wife, 18th March,
|265||1747||Page 428.--18th November, 1747. £62 current money Virginia. Robert
Turk and Margret, his wife, to Robert Patrick. On 6th September, 136,
was patented to Wm. Beverley, &c., &c., and Wm. Beverley on _____ day
_____ conveyed to Robert Turk 1,313 acres thereof in Orange; 437 acres,
part of 1,313 in Beverley Manor, crossing Shanandore. Robt. Turk, Margret
Turk. Teste: John Madison, Patrick Hayes, David Stuart. Acknowledged,
18th November, 1747, and Margret releases dower.
|414||1748||DELINQUENTS. 1748--... Robert Patrick, Constable; Charles Paterick, twice charged;
|276||1749||Page 379.--29th November, 1749. Robert Turk, and Margaret, to James
Hamilton, 284 acres in Beverley Manor, Robert Patrick's line. On South
River Shannadore. Margaret, wife of Robert Turk. Delivered: Joseph
Teas, November, 1754. Teste: George Breckenridge, Daniel Davison,
|285||1750||Page 709.--__ _____, 1750. John Finley, Gent., to William Finley,
Gent., 298 acres on So. River in Beverley Manor; corner Robert Finley (his
house), Charles Dolway's line, Mary, wife of John. Teste: Wm. Henderson,
Robert Patrick, John Black.
|302||1752||Page 248.--9th May, 1752. Esther Campbell to Alexander Walker,
farmer, 287 acres on a branch of Little's Creek; corner John Campbell.
Teste: Robert Patrick, James Hamilton.
|304||1752||Page 365.--20th August, 1752. James Hamilton and Jane to Joseph
Teas, 514 acres in Beverley Manor, on South River Shanando; corner
Robert Turk; corner Robert Patrick. Two tracts. Teste: Joseph Bell,
Wm. Robertson, Wm. Wright.
|55||1752||NOVEMBER 15, 1752.
(361) Samuel Givins, Robert Patrick, to view, and Ro. Patrick, Wm. Hines, John Hawes, Joseph Bell, Wm. Bell, Wm. Finla, Archd. Stewart, Richd. Pilson, Wm. Johnston, Ro. Wilson, John Hind, Geo. Skilleron, Hugh Ross, Andr. Baskin, John Givins, Saml. Henderson, John Ramsey, Alexr. Henderson, Saml. Henderson, Nathl. Woodroof, David Logan and George Duglass, clear and keep in repair, a road from James Givin's Mill to the road over Wood's New Gap at foot of mountain.
|330||1754||Page 453.--20th November, 1754. Wm. Bell, Jr and David Bell to
Ro. Patrick £30, 283 acres, part of a tract conveyed by Samuel Gay to
William and David. 16th February, 1747, in Beverley Manor; corner said
Patrick; corner Samuel Givens, Finley's land; corner John Ramsey; corner
Black's land. Teste: William and Zachanah Bell.
|333||1754||DEED BOOK No. 7.
Page 2.--August, 1754. William Bell, Jr., and David Bell to Saml.
Givens, £80, 283 acres conveyed to grantors by Saml. Gay, 16th February,
1747, in Beverley Manor; corner Ro. Patrick; corner Finla.
|417||1755||1755--List of Robert Breckinridge, Sheriff: ... Robt. Patrick,
|441||1755||Page 151.--1755: ....
Page 152.--Jno. Finley, Wm. Thompson processioned in Cap. Thompson's
Company as follows, viz: For Samuel McCune, for Wm. Logan, for Wm.
Johnston, for Widow Thompson, for Thos. Thompson; Widow Frazer,
present Robert Modey; for Rob. Moody; for Andw. McClure, present Jno.
Hutchison; for Jno. Hutchison; for Hugh McClure, for Richard Pilson,
for Zechoriah Smith, for Widow Sayre, for Andw. McClure, for John Campbell,
for John Black, for Archd. Stewart, for Rob. Finley, for Alex. Henderson,
for Wm. Patterson, for Jno. McClure, for George Caldwell, for John
Thompson, for Wm. Palmer, for James Gillespey, for James Hamilton, for
Saml. Steele, for James McClure, for Widow Campbell, for Robert Patrick,
for John Ramsey, for Wm. Finley, for John Finley, for David Henderson,
for Isaac White, for Adam Morow, for Alex. Thompson, for Wm. Thompson,
for Wm. Caldwell.
Page 154.--For John Craig, for Charles Dallhouse, for Robert Gibson.
|528||1755-1757||(Endorsed.) We, the undersubscribers, do acknowledge we have sold our
part of the within tobacco to Israel Christian, and desire the tickets
for it may come out in his name, as witness our hands. (Signed) John
Trimble, William Preston, John Madison, Henry Murray, William Kinkead,
William Preston (signed for James Patton), Robert Patrick, William Man,
and John Brown.
|345||1756||Page 377.--1st May, 1756. Same to son James Black. Same consideration.
165 acres in Beverley Manor on South River Shanando, part of 375
acres above Beverley Manor patent line; cor. Ro. Patrick. Wm. Bell's line
Delivered: James Black, May, 1763.
|348||1757||Page 463.--15th June, 1757. Samuel Givens and Martha to Jno. Williams,
£40, 283 acres, part of a tract conveyed to Samuel, August, 1754.
Cor. Ro. Patrick; cor. Finla. Teste: Patrick Crawford, Geo. Wilson, Wm.
Lamb. Delivered: Jno. Williams, April, 1783.
|66||1761||Page 90.--10th August, 1761. Robert Patrick's will--Sons, Charles and
John Patrick; son John's son, Robert; daughter, Martha Black, and her 8
sons, Robt. and John; daughter, Isabell McCulloch, and her daughter,
Rachel; wife, Rachel. Executors, sons Charles and John. Guardian, wife
Rachel. Teste: James Wharey, John McCulloch. Proved, 17th November,
1761, by the witnesses. Charles Patrick refuses to execute. Jno. Patrick
qualifies, with Jno. McFeeters, Wm. McFeeters.
|392||1762||Page 101.--16th November, 1762. Charles Patrick and John Patrick,
division of estate of their father Robert. John is to have 283 acres conveyed
to Robert by Wm. and David Bell, also all the land lying on north side of
South River in the tract whereon the said Robert lately dwelt, and to have
a waggon way over the ford of the river opposite a pond and so up the
river on the south side. Charles to have that on the north side, John to
pay Charles £30. Delivered: J. Patrick, February, 1767.
|67||1762||Page 113.--17th February, 1762. Robert Patrick's appraisement, by John
Finley, John Hamilton, John Thompson recorded.
|403||1763||Page 391.--1st June, 1763. James Black, plantationer, and Sarah ( )
to John Ramsey, £107.10, 165 acres in Beverley Manor on both sides South
River of Shanando, part of 375 acres conveyed by Beverley to George
Home, and by George Home to Gibbons Jennings, 1750, and said Jennings
having afterwards absconded, the land was sold to highest bidder, viz.,
James Davise, by Richard Winston, sheriff of Orange County, to satisfy
Judgment against Jennings in favor of Isaac Smith, 21st April, 1752, and
Winston conveyed the land to Davise in Orange County, 24th June, 1753,
and land was conveyed by Davise to John Black, 1756; corner Robert
Patrick, William Bell's line. Teste: Robert Brown, Andrew Greer, Samuel
Black. Livery of seisin. Delivered: Jos. Black, January, 1773.
|456 ||1767||Page 426.--29th July, 1767. Charles Patrick and Mary, of Albemarle,
to John Patrick. Whereas Robert Patrick by will, 10th August, 1761, devised
to sons Charles and John 720 acres and Charles and John agreed to divide
said land by deed of partition, 16th November, 1762, and recorded in Augusta,
viz, John to have tract 283 acres formerly conveyed to Robert by Wm.
and David Bell, 20th August, 1754, and to Wm. and David by Samuel Gay,
21st February, 1747; also the land on North of South River whereon said
Robert lately dwelt, &c., &c., £200, all the land on south side of the river