Person:Abraham Sevier (1)

Abraham Sevier
b.14 FEB 1760
m. 1744
  1. Gen. John Sevier1745 - 1815
  2. Col. Valentine Sevier1747 - 1800
  3. Capt. Robert Sevier1749 - 1780
  4. Elizabeth SevierBET 1750 AND 1759 -
  5. Bethenia SevierBET 1750 AND 1759 -
  6. Sophia SevierBET 1750 AND 1759 -
  7. Catherine SevierBET 1750 AND 1759 -
  8. Mary 'Polly' Sevierabt 1752/53 - bef 1804
  9. Abraham Sevier1760 - 1841
  10. Joseph Sevier, I1764 - 1826
Facts and Events
Name Abraham Sevier
Gender Male
Birth[1] 14 FEB 1760
Death[2] 1841

Abraham Sevier was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Revolutionary War Pension Information

Information from “Virginia/West Virginia Genealogical Data from Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Records”, Vol. 5, compiled by Patrick G. Wardell, Lt. Col. U.S. Army Ret. :

Sevier, Abraham - born 2/14/1760 in Shenandoah [then Frederick] County, Virginia; entered service 1778 in Washington County, North Carolina (area later Tennessee), in North Carolina company; entered service 1779 in North Carolina Regiment; entered service 1780 in North Carolina Regiment of Colonel John Sevier (no kinship given); granted Pension 1832 in Overton County, Tennessee; died 6/18/1841; query letter in file says soldier married Mary Little. F-S1589, R2152.

Records of Abraham Sevier in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley's Augusta County Records:

  • Vol. 2 - Davidson vs. Kern--O. S. 416; N. S. 151--Bill by Ananias Davidson. Early in January, 1819, Josiah Davidson, brother of orator, died, intestate, and without children, leaving widow; orator (full brother); Thomas Little, a half-brother; Mary, wife of Abraham Sevier, and Lydia, wife of Henry Reehards (Richards?), half-sisters. They were residents of Rockingham and Shenandoah. Letter from A. Davidson dated Knoxville, 1820. Receipt by Abraham Severe dated Overton County. Term, 24th July, 1820.
  1. Family Tree Maker site - Ancestors of Frank Buckley Adams - Mason City, IA.
  2. Descendants of Abraham Goad, Generations 1-4 - (http:/, pg. 4.