Person:John Devericks (1)

m. 1759
  1. John Devericks1762 - 1842
  2. Margaret Devericks1768 -
m. abt. 16 April 1787
  1. William G. Devericks1790 -
  2. Julia A. Devericksabt 1792 -
  3. Sarah Devericksabt 1794 -
  4. Nancy Devericksabt 1796 -
  5. John Devericks1796 - 1861
  6. Thomas Devericksabt 1798 -
  7. Mary Ann Devericksabt 1800 -
  8. Frances Devericksabt 1802 -
Facts and Events
Name John Devericks
Alt Name John Devereaux
Gender Male
Birth[1] 1762 Augusta County, Virginia
Marriage abt. 16 April 1787 Augusta County, Virginiato Mary Peebles
Death[1] 1842 Highland County, Virginia

John Devericks was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Records of John Devericks in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Vol. 2 - Marriage Bond in Augusta County - 1787--April 16, John Deverix and Thomas Deverix, surety. John Deverix and Mary Peebles, daughter of John Peebles. Teste: John Graham, Wm. Stuart.
  • Vol. 2 - Marriage in Augusta County - 1787, March 16--By Rev. Saml. Shannon: April 24th, John Devericks and Mary Peples.
  • Vol. 2 - Wilson vs. Wilson--O. S. 280; N. S. 99--Bill, 21st March, 1817, by Jane Wilson (by John Devericks, her guardian); Thomas Harris and Mary, his wife, late Wilson, daughter of first marriage of Thomas Wilson of Waynesboro. Their mother was a daughter of John Peebles, late of Bath. They were married in August, 1795, and she died 4 or 5 years after. Jane will be 21 in July next. John Peebles died, 1801, testate. Mary married in 1816. Jane was driven to seek refuge with John Devericks of Pendleton, who married her mother's sister. John Peebles, Jr., has moved to Kentucky and Thomas Peebles (son of John, Sr.) to Missouri. Thomas Wilson died September, 1818. Robert Carlile deposes, 1818, he has known John Peoples of Bath from 1774. John married Frances Peoples. Thos. Wilson lived in 1795, was living in Pendleton County. In 1798 he moved to Rockbridge. Frances died June, 1799. Will of John Peebles dated 19th May, 1800. Wife, Jane; son, Thomas, in Kentucky; son, Robert; son-in-law, Thos. Wilson, John Erwin, John Devericks; two grandchildren, daughters of Thos. Wilson; daughters, Jane, Mary; son, John; son Robert's son, John; son John's son, John. Recorded in Bath, September, 1802.

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