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William Paxton was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Information on William Paxton
25. William4 Paxton (John3, John2, Samuel1) was born ca. 1751 in Augusta (later Rockbridge Co.)68, and died 16 April 1817 in Rockbridge Co. VA. He married Elizabeth Ann Stuart. She was born 13 June 1755, and died 16 November 1826 in Rockbridge Co..
In his will dated Apr 7, 1817 and probated May 5, 1817, William left the property he had inherited from William Paxton in 1759 to James Paxton. Will Bk. p.4, pg 245. (Source: Virginia Historical Inventory at LVA)
More About William Paxton & Elizabeth Ann Stuart: Burial: Glasgow Cemetery, Rockbridge Co.
Child of William Paxton and Elizabeth Stuart is: 81 i. William5 Paxton.
Capt. William PAXTON 1751 - 16 Apr 1817 ID Number: I101366
RESIDENCE: Rockbridge Co. VA
BIRTH: 1751 DEATH: 16 Apr 1817 RESOURCES: See: [S1615] [S3671] Father: John PAXTON II Mother: Mary BLAIR
Family 1 : Elizabeth STUART
John PAXTON James PAXTON William PAXTON Jean PAXTON Elizabeth PAXTON
His gravestone at Glasgow Cemetery in Rockbridge Co., VA says: SACRED TO THE MEMORY OF WILLIAM PAXTON WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE APRIL 16, 1817, In THE 66th YEAR OF HIS AGE