William McCutcheon, Merchant
Facts and Events
||William McCutcheon, Merchant
William McCutcheon was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA
William McCutcheon's land (Beverley Manor SW, 100 acres, 1753) 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 212.--22d March, 1753. Same (From William Beverley) to William McCutchan, 100 acres in Beverley Manor; John McCutchon's line; tract surveyed for Wm. Coningham. Delivered: Saml. McCutchan, 3th March, 1755.
- Page 263.--18th May, 1762. John McCutchan, of Augusta, to Wm. McCutchan, £15, 200 acres in Beverley Manor. (Note: John McCutcheon sold 200 acres of his 920-acre patent to his son William, which adjoined William's tract that he had previously acquired in 1753).
Records of William McCutcheon in Augusta County, VA
From Chalkley's Augusta County Records:
- Page 102.—(undated appears to be abt. 1748) Wm. Beverley to Moses Mann, planter. Beverley Manor patent line; Wm. McCutchen's line; Grassy Lich Run. Teste: Jno. Brown.
- Page 735.--10th September, 1763. John Mann and Damis to Thomas Meek, £73.15, 254 acres conveyed by Beverley to Moses Mann, 4th February, 1748. and descended to John as eldest brother and heir-at-law of Moses; corner Wm. McCutchen's land. Grassy Lick Run. Teste: Hugh, Johnston. Robert Reed. Wm. Mann, John Smith, James Graham. Delivered: Thos. Meek, March, 1773.
- Page 620.--17th November, 1763. William Adims (Adams) to George Jemison, £50, 336 acres in Borden's tract on Moffet's Creek; David Hays' line. James Trimble's'line. Teste: Wm. McCutchan, Wm. Kennedy. Samuel Steel. Jno. Handly, Andrew Kennady, Wm. Edmiston. Delivered: George Jamison, 17th January, 1787.
- Vol. 2 – Fee Books of Augusta Court – 1767 - page 91, Wm. McCutchen, Merchant.
- Vol. 1 - MARCH 17, 1767. - (463) Wm. McCutcheon (merchant) appointed road surveyor.
- Vol. 1 - NOVEMBER 19, 1767. - (358) Wm. McCutcheon appointed surveyor of highway, vice John Risk. (Note: John Risk's land was located just north of William McCutcheon's land).
- Page 398.--19th June, 1770. John ( ) McCutchon to Samuel McCutchon, £200, 442 acres in Beverley Manor; corner William McCutchon's land; corner James McCutchon's. Teste: David Fulton. Delivered: Samuel McCutchon, May Court, 1774.
- Vol. 2 – Fee Book of Augusta Court – 1776 - page 91, William McCutchen, Merchant.