Person:William Stanton (28)

Find records: birth death
m. abt. 1713
  1. Thomas Stanton, Jr.abt 1713 -
  2. Ann Stanton1715 - 1791
  3. Leonard 'Linn' Stantonabt 1719 - bef 1741
  4. Sarah Stanton1722 -
  5. Frances Stanton1723 - 1804
  6. Mary Stanton1724 -
  7. William Stanton1726 - 1763
  8. Jane Stanton1730 - 1802
Facts and Events
Name William Stanton
Alt Name William Staunton
Gender Male
Birth? 1726 Stafford County, Virginia
Death? 1763 Culpeper County, Virginia

Early Land Acquisition in Virginia

Acquisition of Land from Northern Neck Warrants & Surveys:


  • William Stanton/Stantone, 29 Sept. 1747 - 21 Nov. 1747; 23 acres - 5 acres on an island in North branch of Rappahannock River & 18 acres water & rocks. Surv. George Hume. [Abstracts of Virginia's Northern Neck Warrants & Surveys, Orange & Augusta Counties, with Tithables, Delinquents, Petitioners, 1730-1754, Volume One, Peggy Smomo Joyner, pg. 14].
  • William Stanton, 29 Mar. 1747 - 25 Nov. 1747; 100 acres in great fork of Rappa River; adj. John Spotswood, Esq., George Hume; to another pat. of said Wm. Stanton. CC - Joseph Rosson & Gerrard Banks. Surv. George Hume. [Abstracts of Virginia's Northern Neck Warrants & Surveys, Orange & Augusta Counties, with Tithables, Delinquents, Petitioners, 1730-1754, Volume One, Peggy Smomo Joyner, pg. 14].


Acquisition of Land from Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants:


  • G-506: William Staunton of Culpeper County, 684 acres in Culpeper County. Surv. Mr. George Hume. He possessed 400 acres granted Thomas Stanton dec'd. 26 June 1731. Resurv. includes surplus. Adj. Thomas & Lynn Stanton, on Stanton River. 25 May 1751. [Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1742-1775, Vol. 2, Gertrude E. Gray, pg. 48].

Records in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records (unless listed otherwise):


  • H-182: Isaac Smith of Culpeper County, 126 acres in said County. Surv. Mr. William Green. Adj. Thomas Staonton, dec'd, now William Stanton, Isaac Smith's land between Robinson & Stanton Rivers. 1 Aug. 1752. [Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1742-1775, Vol. 2, Gertrude E. Gray, pg. 61].
  • Vol. 2 - List of Delinquents, 1755--List of Robert Breckinridge, Sheriff: Wm. Stanton, not found.
References
  1.   Ancestry Family Trees. (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.), Ancestry Family Trees.