Person:John Frogge (2)

Capt. John Frogge, Jr.
m. 9 NOV 1738
  1. Jane Frogge1741 -
  2. Margaret Peggy Frogge1744 -
  3. Capt. John Frogge, Jr.1745 - 1774
  4. Agnes 'Agatha' Frogg1746 - Abt 1805
  5. William Frogge1747 - 1804
  6. Mary Frogge1753 - 1810
  7. Arthur Frogge1754 - 1770
  • HCapt. John Frogge, Jr.1745 - 1774
  • WAgatha Lewis1753 - 1836
m. 18 Oct 1770
  1. Elizabeth Strother Frogge1773 - 1841
Facts and Events
Name Capt. John Frogge, Jr.
Gender Male
Birth? 26 May 1745 Prince William, Virginia, United States
Alt Birth? 26 May 1745 Bath County, Virginia
Marriage 18 Oct 1770 Augusta County, Virginia, United Statesto Agatha Lewis
Death[1] 10 Oct 1774 West Virginia, United Statesdied at the Battle of Point Pleasant

Historical marker

Title: Blockhouse on Indian Creek/Home of Isaac Estill County: Monroe Inscription: Built by Wallace Estill, who relocated here in fall, 1773 from Fort George on Bullpasture R. He was comm. Capt. in 1752, served in Colonial Wars against Native Americans; and as High Sheriff & Magistrate, Augusta Co. 3-story stone home with 18 in. walls, served as block house for protection against raids. Capt. Estill died, 1792, age 94. Son, Isaac, inherited and likely added frame addition. Placed on National Register in 1984.

Isaac moved to block house on Indian Creek in 1773 at age 7 with Wallace & Mary Ann Campbell Estill. In 1788 he married Elizabeth, dau. of John Frogg, killed in 1774 at Battle of Pt. Pleasant, & granddau. of John Lewis, 1st settler of Augusta Co. Isaac served in 1799 as 1st and later 6th sheriff of Monroe Co.; in Va General Assembly, 1806-09 and 1817-18; and as a Major in the Virginia Militia. Relocated to Kentucky in 1818.

Location: County Route 122, approximately one mile west of junction with US 219, nine miles south of Union

  1. Family Recorded, in Peyton, John Lewis. History of Augusta County, Virginia. (Staunton, Virginia: Samuel M. Yost and Son, 1882), Secondary quality.

    p 288 -
    ... ACC. Agatha Lewis m first Capt. Frogg, who was killed at the Point, Oct. 10, 1774, by whom she left one daughter ; second, she m Col. John Stuart, of Greenbrier co., by whom she left four children at her death in 1836, aged 83, namely:
    ACAA. Eliz. Frogg, b 1773.
    ACCB. Charles A. Stuart, b 1775.
    ACCC. Lewis Stuart, b 1777.
    ACCD. Margaret Stuart, b 1779.
    ACCE. Jane Stuart, b 17--, who m Maj. Robert Crockett, of Wythe co. ...

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    1. Capt. John1 Frogge Jr. birth date unknown.

    He married Agatha (Agnes) Lewis. Agatha was born May 18, 1753. Agatha was the daughter of Thomas Lewis and Jane Strother. Agatha died 1836 at 83 years of age.

    Capt. John Frogge Jr. and Agatha (Agnes) Lewis had the following child:

    2 i. Elizabeth Strother2 Frogge was born August 14, 1771. She married Maj. Isaac Estill December 9, 1788. Maj. was born April 8, 1766. Maj. died 1820 at 54 years of age. (See Maj. Isaac Estill for the continuation of this line.)