Person:Samuel Crockett (10)

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Maj. Samuel Crockett, of the Cowpasture, Augusta County, VA
d.bef. 3 March 1773 Fincastle County, Virginia
m. BET 1728 AND 1729
  1. Col. Hugh Crockett1730 - bef 1817
  2. Col. Walter Crockett1732 - 1811
  3. Elizabeth Crockett1734 -
  4. Col. Joseph Crockett1739 - 1829
  5. Maj. Samuel Crockett, of the Cowpasture, Augusta County, VA1740/41 - bef 1773
  6. Mary Crockett1740/41 - 1826
  7. Nancy Agnes Crockett1742 -
  8. Robert Crockett1744 - 1766
  9. Martha Crockett1747/49 - bet 1803-1805
  • HMaj. Samuel Crockett, of the Cowpasture, Augusta County, VA1740/41 - bef 1773
  • WJane ArmstrongABT 1742 -
m. 26 OCT 1763
  1. Jane Crockett1764-1775 -
  2. Susanna Crockett1764-1775 -
  3. Joseph Crockett1767 - 1853
  4. Robert Crockett1769 - 1835
Facts and Events
Name Maj. Samuel Crockett, of the Cowpasture, Augusta County, VA
Gender Male
Birth[1] MAR 1740/41 of Wythe County, Virginia
Marriage 26 OCT 1763 Baltimore, Baltimore County, Marylandto Jane Armstrong
Death[2] bef. 3 March 1773 Fincastle County, Virginia[will proven]

Samuel Crockett was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia

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Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA

Acquisition of Land from Chalkley's:


  • Page 483.--26th May, 1767. William ( ) McCurry, of Roan County, North Carolina, to Samuel Crocket, £130, 248 acres on south branch of Rone Oak. Teste: Walter and Joseph Crocket, Andrew Boyd.


Will Abstract

Crockett, Samuel (of Fincastle Co.). Will Probated March 3, 1773.
Names wife Jean; and children: Jean, Susannah, Joseph and Robert.
[A Brief of Wills and Marriages of Montgomery and Fincastle Counties, Virginia, 1733-1831 by Anne Lowry Worrell, pg. 47].


Records of Samuel Crockett in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley's Augusta County, VA Court Judgements:


  • AUGUST, 1766 (A). - Clendenning vs. Cunningham.--9th July, 1764. This day Samuel Crockett came before me and made oath that he (Samuel) served as Sergeant at Capt. John Dickinson's, on Cow Pasture River, under the command of Capt. Walter Cunningham, and that John Clendennin served as a soldier from the 27th of November, 1763, to the 20th March, 1764, in said Company.
  • NOVEMBER, 1766 (A). - This day Samuel Crockett came before me and made oath that he, the said Samuel Crockett, served as Sergeant at Capt. John Dickinson's, on the Cow Pasture River, under the command of Capt. Walter Cunningham, and further declares that John Clendennen served as a soldier from the twenty-seven of November to the 20th of March in the said Company, and the said John Clendennen, being neglected from the former to the latter date of being returned in the pay-roll and was out of his pay. Given under my hand this 9th day of July, 1764. (Signed) John Dickinson.

Information on Samuel Crockett

From "Kegley's Virginia Frontier: the Beginning of the Southwest", pg. 336:


In May 1767 Samuel Crockett purchased from Wm. McCurry 248 acres on the South Branch of Roanoke, and entered 200 acres joining the land he lived on.


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Husband's Name

Samuel CROCKETT (AFN:N2NW-FT)    

Born:  Mar 1740  Place:  , Wythe Co., VA 
Died:  1772  Place:  Reed Creek, Botetourt Co., VA 
Married:  26 Oct 1763  Place:  Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland 

Father:  Joseph Jr. CROCKETT (AFN:LCQM-MJ)    
Mother:  Jeanne DEVIGNE (AFN:N2NX-1W)   

Wife's Name

Armstrong Jane STEEN (AFN:Q1VF-Z9)    

Born:  Abt 1742  Place:  , , VA 
Married:  26 Oct 1763  Place:  Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland 

Father:  William ARMSTRONG (AFN:Q1VF-TL)    
Mother:  Susan JOHNSON (AFN:Q1VF-VR)   

Children


1. Sex Name

M  Joseph CROCKETT (AFN:Q1VG-0F)    

Born:  9 Jan 1767   Place:  , Wythe Co., VA  
Died:  8 Dec 1853   Place:  , Wythe Co., VA  

2. Sex Name

F  Jane CROCKETT (AFN:Q1VJ-QH)    

Born:  Abt 1763   Place:  <, Wythe Co., VA>  

3. Sex Name

F  Susanna CROCKETT (AFN:Q1VJ-RN)    

Born:  29 Sep 1764   Place:  , Wythe Co., VA  
Died:  14 Oct 1828   Place:  , Wythe Co., VA  

4. Sex Name

F  Jane CROCKETT (AFN:Q1VG-3X)    

Born:  Abt 1760   Place:  <, Wythe Co., VA>  

5. Sex Name

M  Joseph CROCKETT (AFN:Q1VJ-PB)    

Born:  Abt 1761   Place:  <, Wythe Co., VA>  

6. Sex Name

F  Susanna CROCKETT (AFN:Q1VG-2R)    

Born:  < 1771   Place:  <, Wythe Co., VA>  

7. Sex Name

M  Robert CROCKETT (AFN:Q1VG-1L)    

Born:  1769   Place:  , Wythe, Virginia  
Died:  1 Oct 1835   Place:  , Wythe, Virginia  


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Maj. Samuel CROCKETT Jean ARMSTRONG b. 2 Mar 1740 d. 1773, Reed Creek, Wythe Co. (then Fincastle Co.) Mi. Revolutionary War b. d. Mi. Spouses: 1, 2

ChildrenRobert CROCKETT Joseph CROCKETT Susanna CROCKETT Jane CROCKETT

References
  1. Armstrong, Zella. Southern Genealogies number 1, Historical Southern Families 1600's - 1800's. (Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1974), pg. 205.
  2. IGI Record.