Facts and Events
William Patton was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Records of William Patton in Augusta County, VA
From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:
- Page 467.--7th October, 1776. Margaret Cawley's will, of Staunton--To grandchildren, William and Margaret Fulton, children of Thomas Fulton, of Town of Camden, South Carolina, house and half lot in Staunton; to grandson, William Gamel, son of Joseph Gamel; late husband, John Cawley. Executors, Sampson Mathews and her brother, Wm. Patton. Teste: Peter Hog, James Buchanan, Samuel Bell. Proved, 21st January, 1777. Executors qualified.
- MARCH 21, 1780. - 188) Admn. of estate of Joseph Gamble granted his widow, Isabella, and William Patton.
- Vol. 1 - MARCH, 1791 (A to L). - William Patten and Sampson Mathews, Executors of Margaret Cawley, widow of John Cawley, deceased, vs. Alexander McClennahan and Executor of John Poage, who were executors of John Cawley.--Bill for settlement. Letter by John Poage dated March 5, 1787, to Uncle Patten, addressed to Mr. William Patten at South Fork.