Person:William Paxton (27)

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Maj. William Paxton
m. 1742
  1. Mary Paxton1742-1760 -
  2. Capt. John Paxton1743 - 1787
  3. Isabella Paxton1746 -
  4. Maj. William Paxton1751 - 1817
  5. Elizabeth Paxton1757 - 1831
  6. Hannah Paxton1758-1767 - 1845
  7. Joseph PaxtonABT 1763 - ABT 1796
  8. James PaxtonABT 1765 -
  1. Stuart Paxton1775-1788 -
  2. Hon. John Paxton1777 - 1874
  3. James Paxton1779 - 1858
  4. William Paxton1781 -
  5. Elizabeth Blair Paxton1783 -
Facts and Events
Name Maj. William Paxton
Alt Name Capt. William Paxton
Gender Male
Birth? 1751 Rockbridge County, Virginia
Death? 16 April 1817 Rockbridge County, Virginia
Burial? at Glasgow Cemetery, Rockbridge Co., #27965197 photo

William Paxton was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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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

TITLE: Capt.

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

William 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