Person:Hugh Gilkeson (1)

Hugh Gilkeson
d.bef. 28 April 1806 Augusta County, Virginia
  1. Hugh Gilkeson1748 - bef 1806
  2. William Gilkeson1750 - 1828
  3. Susan Gilkeson1751 - 1817
  4. Maj. John Gilkeson1752 - 1793
  5. Samuel Gilkeson1753 - 1790
  6. David Gilkeson1754 - 1777
  7. Isaac Gilkeson1763 - 1839
  8. Ebenezer Gilkeson1763 -
  9. Martha Gilkeson1768 -
  10. Jannetta Gilkeson1770 -
  11. Nancy Gilkeson1772 -
m. bef. 1772
  1. Margaret Gilkeson1772 - 1815
  2. William Gilkesonest 1777-1787 -
  3. Ann Gilkesonbef 1784 -
Facts and Events
Name Hugh Gilkeson
Gender Male
Birth[1] 1748 Pennsylvania
Marriage bef. 1772 to Elizabeth Guthrie
Death? bef. 28 April 1806 Augusta County, Virginia

Hugh Gilkeson was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Will of Hugh Gilkeson

  • Page 44.--3d February, 1806. Hugh Gilkerson's will--To wife, Elizabeth; daughter, Margaret; daughter, Anna; daughter, Elizabeth; son, James; sons, David and William. Executors, sons David and William. Teste: Jacob Larew, Thos. Marshall, Joseph and Benj. Larew. Proved, 28th April, 1806. Executors qualify.

Records of Hugh Gilkeson in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Page 192.- (undated, appears to be abt. 1790/91)-Teste: Hugh Gelkeson, Daniel Guthrie, Elizabeth Gilkeson, Wm. Guthrie, Jr.
  • Page 438.--Thomas Rutledge's appraisement by Walter Davis, George Marshall, David Harbison, Hugh Gilkeson. Recorded, December, 1791.
  • Vol. 2 - Marriage Bond in Augusta County - 1794 -- May 14, John Guthrey and Hugh Gilkeson, surety. John Guthrey and Margaret Gilkeson, daughter of Hugh Gilkeson.
  • Vol. 2 - 1801--January 26, James Craig and Hugh Gilkeson, surety. James Craig and Ann Gilkeson, daughter of said Hugh. Archibald Dixon swears James is of age.
  1. Hugh, born in Pa. 1748 and d. in Augusta County 1806. His will is recorded at Staunton, Va. He m. Elizabeth Guthrie (1746-1830), dau. of John and Ann Guthrie, who came to America on the same boat with the Gilkesons.