Facts and Events
Robert Walker was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:
- Page 326 - - 20th November, 1774. Alexander Walker's will - - To wife, Elizabeth; to son, Robert, negro boy, to daughter, Mary, negro girl; to son, Andrew, 90 acres bought of Joseph Lindel; to daughter Martha, to daughter, Elizabeth; to daughter Barbara; to son, John, testator's home plantation; to daughter, Isabell. (Many negro slaves bequeathed) daughter Margaret; to son, Alexander's two children, Jane and Elizabeth Walker. Executors, wife Elizabeth and son Robert. John Campbell be guardian of children. Teste: Joseph Hannah, Robert Haslet, Thos. Connly. Proved, 21st March, 1775, by the witnesses. Executors qualify with John Hind, Arthur Connaly, John Campbell.
- Vol. 1 - MARCH 25, 1775. - (57) Alexr. Walker's will proved and administration granted to Elizabeth, the widow, and Robert Walker, the son.