Person:Alexander McGuffey (1)

Alexander McGuffey
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Name Alexander McGuffey
Alt Name Alexander Govouck
Alt Name Alexander McGavock
Gender Male
Birth? 1680 Belfast, Ireland
Death? 1769 Augusta County, Virginia

Alexander McGuffey was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA

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Alexander McGuffey's land (Borden Tract NW, 100 acres, 1763) as shown on the map meticulously drawn by J.R. Hildebrand, cartographer. This map is copyrighted©, used by permission of John Hildebrand, son of J.R. Hildebrand, April, 2009.

Acquisition of Land from Chalkley's:

  • Page 276.--7th June, 1763. Borden's executors to Alexander Govouck (McGuffy), £3, 100 acres, part of 92,100 on Walker's Creek opposite James Coulter's lower corner; corner Wm. Robinson. Teste: Wm. Hall, Richard Crump. Delivered to James McGuffey, one of the heirs of the said McGuffy this 16th October, 1806.

Marriage Bond

  • Vol. 2 - Marriage Bond: 1763--April 28, Alexander Guffy. [Note: bride's name not listed, likely Marriage Bond of son or grandson. Additional research needed]
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