Person:Jacob Harrell (1)

m. 1698
  1. Richard Harrell, Sr.1700 - bet 1751-1758
  2. Jacob Harrell1710 - 1789
m. abt. 1732
  1. John "Happy Creek" Harrell1735 - bet 1792-1795
  2. William Harrellabt 1740 - 1822
  3. Reuben Harrellabt 1751 - 1825
  4. Simon Harrell1756 - 1822
  5. David Harrell1760 -
Facts and Events
Name Jacob Harrell
Gender Male
Birth? 1710 Northumberland County, Virginia
Marriage abt. 1732 to Martha Calfee
Death? 1789 Shenandoah County, Virginia

Jacob Harrell was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA

Acquisition of Land from Chalkley's:

  • Page 247.--24th May, 1751. Reuben Paget and Elizabeth to Jacob Harril, 100 acres, on a branch of Flint Run; patented by Fairfax, 19th September, 1749; corner John Calfee. Teste: John Sellers, Wm. Hurst, James McKay.

Records in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Vol. 1 - MARCH 19, 1747/8, Page
(368) Thomas Burk--witness from Frederick.
(368) Jacob Darnell--Witness from Frederick.
(368) Jacob Harrell fined for not attending as a witness.
  • Page 101.--31st January, 1750. Richard Harrald, Sr., planter, to Richard Harrald, Jr., planter, 51 acres on So. River, Shannando; corner to Moses Harrald. Teste: James McKeey, Jacob Harrel, Wm. Hurst.
  • Vol. 1 - 1751-52 - Petition recites that last fall the Court sent James McKay and Richard Harrill to view a road. They accordingly viewed a road to strike out of McKay's road at Reuben Paget's and so to keep down the River on the east side to the County line. Prays an order to appoint Philip Crum, William Hurst or William Harrill to be surveyor, and order all tithables on Flint Run and its branches and Gowny's run and its branches from Walter Cunningham's down to the County line: Jacob Harrill, Peter Emlie, Anthony Horton, Reuben Paget, Richard Harrill, Sr., William Owens, John Kelly, Howard Gibson, James McCoy, Philip Crame, Joseph Hokens, William Hurst, Thomas Lann, Richard Harrill, William Harrill, Thomas Monmon, William Colbee, Thomas Harrill, John Harrill, John Jones, Joseph Ballinger, James Land, Moses Harrill.