Facts and Events
Robert Porter was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Old Augusta Records for Robert
From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:
| 1:385 ||1786||MAY, 1786 (A to B). William Anderson vs. Robert Porter and Reice Porter, infants, and Adam Porter, their father.--Writ, 19th November, 1785.||Person:Robert Porter (37)
|2:291 ||1790||1790--March 20, Robert Porter and Elizabeth Blair, daughter of John
Blair (consent); witnesses, Wm. Young, Jon. Bell; surety, Jno. Gamble. Blair; ||Person:Robert Porter (37)
|2:350 ||1798||1798...By Rev. Wm. Wilson: March 20th, Robert Porter and Elizabeth ||Person:Robert Porter (37)||There may be a problem in this transcription. Consent was given (2:291) in 1790, and the marriage occurred (2:350) in 1798. Perhaps one or the other record has a transcription error.
- ↑ International Genealogical Index. (LDS Church, 1999-2005).