Person:George Mathes (1)

m. bef. 1736
  1. James Mathesabt 1736 -
  2. John Mathesabt 1738 -
  3. Alexander Mathes1740 - 1806
  4. Benjamin Mathesabt 1744 - abt 1796
  5. Janet 'Jane' Mathes1747 - 1818
  6. Nancy Mathesabt 1749 -
  7. Allen Mathesabt 1749 -
  8. Robert Mathesbef 1750 -
  9. Col. George Mathesabt 1750 - 1788
m. abt. 1785
  1. Grizzie 'Letha' Mathesabt 1786 -
  2. William Mathes1787 - 1844
Facts and Events
Name Col. George Mathes
Gender Male
Birth? abt. 1750 prob. Frederick County, Virginia
Marriage abt. 1785 Poss. Jefferson County, Tennesseeto Nancy Elizabeth Wood
Death? 8 Aug 1788 near Fort Loudon, Monroe County, Tennessee

George Mathes was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


Welcome to
Old Augusta

Early Settlers
Beverley Manor
Borden's Grant

……………………..The Tapestry
Families Old Chester OldAugusta Germanna
New River SWVP Cumberland Carolina Cradle
The Smokies Old Kentucky


Records of George Mathes in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley's Augusta County Records:

  • Page 373.--18th January, 1782. James Sawyers' will, "in middle of my age"--To dearly and well-beloved Hannah Sawyers, wife; to children, until youngest is 18; to son Thomas, son David, son Geo. Washington; to daughter Ann, daughter Rebeckah (a negro slave, said slave is to attend Mrs. Archer during her life; to daughter Martha, daughter Rachel; to father, negro Nelson to wait on him his lifetime; to sister, Rebecca. Executors, Col. Geo. Mathes, Wm. Crawford, wife, Jno. Sawyers, David McNare. Teste: Sampson Sawyers, Ann Renick, Wm. Crawford, Daniel McNare. Codicil, 9th September, 1782. Teste: Daniel and David McNare. Proved, 18th November, 1783, by Sawyers, Renick, McNare. Widow Hannah, Wm. Crawford, Daniel McNare qualify.