Person:James Telford (4)

James Telford
d.10 May 1821 Indiana
m. Bef. 1760
  1. Alexander Telford, Jr.1760 - 1844
  2. James Telford1763 - 1821
m. 22 January 1789
Facts and Events
Name James Telford
Gender Male
Birth? 1763 Prob. Augusta County, Virginia
Marriage 22 January 1789 Augusta County, Virginiato Jane 'Jean' McCroskey
Death? 10 May 1821 Indiana

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


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Records of James Telford in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Vol. 2 - Page 120--James Telford deposes, ditto (deposes at Brownsburg, July, 1805), aged 42, son of Alexr. Telford, to whom 40 acres were conveyed, and who was a stone mason. ‘‘(Note: this establishes James Telford’s birthdate as abt. 1763).’’
  • Vol. 2 - Page ___--James Telford, aged 42, deposes, ditto ‘‘(deposes, 15th July, 1805)’’. Son of Alexr. Telford.
  • Vol. 2 – Marriage Bond in Augusta County - 1790--March 19, Joseph McCoskey and Martha Gillaspy, daughter of John Galaspy (consent); witnesses, Saml. Bleak, John Thompson; surety, James Telford.
  • Vol. 2 – Marriage Bond in Augusta County - 1789--January 13, James Telford and Jean McKoskry, daughter of Grize McKoskey (consent); witnesses, Wm. McKee, John Hall; surety, Wm. McKee.
  • Vol. 2 – Marriage in Augusta County - 1789, January 22d--By Rev. John Brown: James Telford and Jane McCoskrey.
  • Vol. 2 – Augusta Marriages: 1789--January 22d, James Telford and Jean McCorkery. ‘‘(Note: marriage listed in two different entries in Chalkley’s).’’