Facts and Events
William Peoples was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA
Acquisition of Land from Chalkley's:
- Page 17.--16th May, 1761. Jno. White and Katherine ( ) to Wm. Peoples, £48, 187-1/2 acres; cor. to Corruthers in James Greenlee's line; Nathaniel People's cor.
Records of William Peoples in Augusta County, VA
From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:
- Vol. 1 - NOVEMBER 17, 1761. - (104) Commission for privy examination of Catherine, wife of John White--deed to William Peoples.
- Page 257.--18th March, 1769. Henry ( ) Black to Nathan Peoples, £40, 210 acres, corner James McNabb. Teste: Wm. Peoples, Joseph Reed.
- Vol. 2 - John Elliott's Declaration, June 10th, 1818; enlisted under Capt. William Peobles in the Thirteenth Regiment of the Pennsylvania Line, Col. Walter Stuart.