Person:James Gibson (64)

James Gibson
b.bef. 19 March 1749 Augusta County, Virginia
m. bef. 1732
  1. George Gibson1732 - 1819
  2. John Gibson1740 -
  3. Mary Gibsonbef 1743 -
  4. Elizabeth Gibsonbef 1745 -
  5. William Gibsonbef 1747 -
  6. Isabella Gibsonbef 1747 -
  7. James Gibsonbef 1749 -
Facts and Events
Name James Gibson
Gender Male
Birth? bef. 19 March 1749 Augusta County, Virginia
Christening? 19 March 1749 Augusta County, Virginia

James Gibson 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 112.-(undated, appears to be in 1779) - 185 acres in Beverley Manor devised to James Gibson by his father, Robert Gibson. Page 113.--21st September, 1779. Isabella ( ) Gibson to Philip Dold. Release of dower to above as widow of Robert and mother of James.

Records of James Gibson in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Page 366.--22d March, 1760. Robert Gibson's wil;, yeoman--Wife, Isabella Gibson, executrix; son, Robert Gibson, executor; son, George Gibson, 190 acres between here and Spring Hill; son, James Gibson; son, John Gibson (if he be alive or comes to demand it). Teste: A. Thompson, Wm. Johnston, Zechariah Smith. Proved, 20th May. 1760, by the witnesses. Executors qualified (Isabella's mark "E"), with John Gray, Zechariah Smith, Wm. Palmer.