Person:Jacob Hawk (10)

Jacob Hawk
m. ABT 1760
  1. Henry HawkABT 1760 -
  2. Elizabeth HawkABT 1762 -
  3. Abraham HawkABT 1764 - 1846
  4. Jacob Hawk1766 - 1840
  5. Andrew Hawk1768 - 1854
  6. Frederick Hawk1769 - AFT 1843
  7. Catherine Hawk1770-1782 -
  8. John HawkABT 1772 - 1849
  9. Catharine HawkABT 1775 - AFT 1843
  10. Rachel HawkABT 1777 - AFT 1843
  11. Mary 'Polly' HawkABT 1779 -
m. 9 OCT 1792
  1. John Hawk1793 -
  2. Magdalena Hawk1795 -
  3. Sara Hawk1798 -
Facts and Events
Name Jacob Hawk
Gender Male
Birth? 1766
Marriage 9 OCT 1792 Augusta County, Virginiato Margaret 'Peggy' Moyer
Death? 8 SEP 1840 Sullivan County, Tennessee

Jacob Hawk 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. 2, compiled by Patrick G. Wardell, Lt. Col. U.S. Army Ret. :

Hawk, Jacob - entered service 1775-1778 in Frederick County, Maryland; moved with father's family abt. 1778 to Augusta County, Virginia, where entered sercice 1779-80; Pensioned about age 74 in Sullivan County, Tennessee, 1832; died there 9/8/1840; married 10/9/1792 Margaret "Peggy" daughter of Stophel Myers, Augusta County, Virginia; widow Pensioned about age 68 in Sullivan county, Tennessee, 1843; granted Bounty Land Warrant #36768 there in 1855; children's births: John 8/1793, Magdalena 3/15/95, & Sarah 1/14/98; query letter in file 1940 from gre-grandson W.C. Kennamer, Yonkers, New York. F-W362, R1226.

Records of Jacob Hawk in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley's Augusta County Records:

  • Vol. 2 - Moiers' executors vs. Hassler's heirs--O. S. 256; N. S. 90--Bill, 1814. Joseph Hassler (in 1790 living in York Penna.) died, leaving widow Mary, who had married James Hamilton, and children, viz: Joseph, Daniel, Jacob, Mary, Elizabeth, Magdaline, Dorothy. Christopher Moier of Augusta died, testate, leaving children, viz: Henry Moier, Barbara, wife of Henry Vanncole (?); Margaret, wife of Jacob Hawk; Mary, wife of Andrew Hawk; Rosanna, wife of Jeremiah Davis; Catharine, wife of John C. Gilaspie; Susanna, wife of Jacob Davis, and widow Barbara. Christophel M[o]yer was from Easthensberry Township, Cumberland County, Penna.

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