Person:James Siers (2)

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James Siers, of Fauquier County, VA
b.bef. 1726
m. bef. 1726
  1. James Siers, of Fauquier County, VABef 1726 - Bef 1781
  2. Mary SiasBef 1736 -
  • HJames Siers, of Fauquier County, VABef 1726 - Bef 1781
  • W.  Alice (add)
m. bef. 1746
  1. John Siers, of Fauquier and Greenbrier County, VABef 1746 - Bef 1814
  2. James Siers, Jr.Est 1745 to 1755 - Bef 1781
Facts and Events
Name James Siers, of Fauquier County, VA
Gender Male
Birth[1] bef. 1726
Marriage bef. 1746 to Alice (add)
Death[1] bef. 1781 Fauquier County, Virginia

Early Land Acquisition in Virginia

Acquisition of Land from Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants:

  • I-169: James Siers of Fauqquier Co., 122 acres on Little River in said County. Surv. John Moffett. Adj. ___ Barton, Gibson, Walker, Holtzclough [Holtzclaw]. 13 June 1769. [Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1742-1775, Vol. 2, Gertrude E. Gray, pg. 100].

Records in Virginia

  • 1770 - Fauquier County, VA: James Seirs listed on the Rent Rolls of Fauquier County, VA.
  • 24 Sept 1781, Fauquier County, VA: John Siers the elder late of the said County deceased, on 22 Feb 1755 by his Indenture of that date did demise lease lett and to farm lett unto James Siers....said James Siers and his heirs during the life of said James Siers and of his two Sons John Siers the party to these presents and James Siers jun...and whereas the said James Siers who was party to the said Indenture to lease hath departed his Life intestate since the making thereof by which the said premises descended to the said John Siers his son and heir. [Source: Fauquier County VA, Deed Book 7 1778-1783. pg. 435]
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Ancestry.com. Public Member Trees: (Note: not considered a reliable primary source).
  2.   Jackson, Ron V. Virginia, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index, 1607-1890.

    Name: James Seirs
    State: VA
    County: Fauquier County
    Township: Rent Rolls
    Year: 1770
    Record Type: Rent Role
    Database: VA Early Census Index