Person:James Cresswell (1)

James Cresswell
m. est. 1756
  1. Andrew Cresswell1757 - 1838
  2. James Cresswell1759 -
  3. William CresswellABT 1761 -
  4. Jane 'Jean' CresswellABT 1763 - ABT 1803
  5. Henry Cresswell1765 - ABT 1859
  6. Agnes Cresswell1773 -
  7. Mary Elizabeth Cresswell1776 - 1845
m. abt. 13 December 1794
  1. Harriett Cresswell1795-1805 -
Facts and Events
Name James Cresswell
Gender Male
Birth? 1759 South Carolina
Marriage abt. 13 December 1794 Augusta County, Virginiato Margaret 'Peggy' Gibson

James Cresswell was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Records of James Cresswell in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Vol. 1 - AUGUST, 1794. - Gibson vs. Elliott.--James Creswell (Carwell) lives on the French Broad, 24th May, 1794.
  • Vol. 2 - Marriage Bond in Augusta County - 1794--December 13, James Criswell and Jacob Kinney, surety. James Criswell and Peggy Cargo.
  • Page 63.--Alexander Gibson's will, 13th July, 1804; proved, 3d September, 1804--Sister, Christiana Gibson; sister, Mary, wife of Henry Mowry; nephew, Daniel Gibson; niece, Elizabeth Cargo; James Creswell, who married his sister Margaret, mother of Elizabeth Cargo; nephew, Samuel Alexander Corgo; nephew, Daniel Gibson; niece, Harriet Cresswell, daughter of Margaret.