m. BEF 1765
Facts and Events
Robert Torbett was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Marriage Record of Robert Torbett
Information on Robert Torbett
?Listed in 1790 U.S. Federal Census, York County, Pennsylvania,Fawn, page 332. Robt Tarbit. 1 white male of age 16 years andupwards; 1 white male under 16 years; 2 white fremales.
There are two Torbet's in early Augusta County records, one is Hugh Torbet:
Page 336.--4th July, 1784. Arthur Campbell, surviving executor of Mandrel Campbell, who was sole executrix of Charles Campbell, deceased, to Rudolph Hawpe, 100 acres patented to Rudolph Hawpe, 100 acres patent to Charles Campbell 5th March, 1747; corner land Hugh Torbet lives on.
Another is Samuel:
Page 195.--16th November, 1801. James Shields' will--To wife, Rachel; to eldest daughter. Ally Shields; to youngest daughters, Margaret Shields; to son, James. Executors, wife Rachel and Samuel Torbit. Teste: Joseph Coalter, Wm. Shields. Proved, 22d February, 1802. Executors qualify.