Facts and Events
William Dunlap was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA
William Dunlap's land (Beverley Manor NE, 100 acres, 1749) 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.
Acquisition of Land from Chalkley's:
- Page 662.--28th February, 1749. Same (From William Beverley) to William Dunlap, 100 acres on Middle River in Beverley Manor. Corner Robert Kenney; James Henderson's corner. Teste: John McClure, Patrick Martin.
Disposition of Land from Chalkley's:
- Page 116.--__ _____, 1773. John Dunlap to William Dunlap, part of tract in Beverley Manor conveyed to William Dunlap, deceased, 28th February, 1749, and descended to said John. Delivered: Matt. Kinney, 10th May, 1784.
Estate Records of William Dunlap
- Page 176. March 15, 1774. (309) William Dunlap's will partly proved. (Note: although William Dunlap's will is referenced in the Chalkley's record above, it is apparently not listed. Original records in Augusta County should be searched).
- Page 198.--March Court, 1774. William Dunlap's will proved by one witness and lie for further proof.
Records of William Dunlap in Augusta County, VA
From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:
- Page 234.--In a bend of Middle River of Shanandore in Beverley Manor conveyed to William Dunlap by his elder brother, John Dunlap, heir-at-law of their father, William Dunlap.