Person:John Turk (4)

m. BEF 1712
  1. Jane TurkABT 1712 -
  2. John TurkABT 1714 - 1755
  3. William Turk1715-1727 -
  4. Ann TurkABT 1716 -
  5. Thomas Turk1717/18 - 1809
  6. James TurkABT 1720 - 1803
  7. Samuel Turk1724 -
m. ABT 1739
  1. Robert TurkABT 1741 -
  2. William Turk1743 -
  3. John TurkABT 1745 - AFT 1779
  4. Thomas Turk1749 - 1821
  5. Naomi Turk1750-1754 -
Facts and Events
Name John Turk
Gender Male
Birth? ABT 1714 Antrim, Ulster, North Ireland
Marriage ABT 1739 Prob. Augusta County, Virginiato Agnes Smith
Residence[1] BET 1740 AND 1749 moved to South Carolina in 1740's
Death[1] 1755 Charleston, South Carolina

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


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Records in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley's:

  • Vol. 2 - COPIES OF MUSTERS OF AUGUSTA COUNTY. [abt. 1742] Capt. John Christian's List: John Christian, Captain; William Christian, Lieutenant; Fran Betty, Ensign; Jhn. Holms, Josep Read, Finley McClewr, George Camble, George Caldwell, Wm. Caldwell, Alex. Thompson, Jas. Caldwell, Isaac McCulough, Jas. Armstrong, Wm. Armstrong, Thos. Henderson, Wm. Henderson, Rob Conigham, Wm. Conigham, Thos. Black, Wm. Johnston, Joh Davison, And. Cowin, Jas. Moody, Jas. Willson, Niol. Leeper, Jno. Turk, Wm. Adams, David Mitchel, Rob. Ramsey, George Breakinsed, John Mitchel, Jas. Fulton, John Fulton, John Brownlee, Chas. Camble, Jas. Camble, Will Camble, Jno. Buchanan, Nathan McClewer, Jas. Robinson, Antho Black, Will Long, Thos. Bell, Jas. Bell, Jno. Black, Wm. Robinson, Thos. Shields, And. McCord, Thos. Beans, Arth. Hamilton, And. Scott, John Maxwell, Pat. Barney, Alex. Brackinsedg, Rob. Brackinsedg, James Brackinsedg, _____ McCoulough, Jas. Miler, Rob. McClenachan, Jno. Doacke, Sam Doacke, Patt Hayes, And. Boyd, Jas. Black, Alex. Fordice, David Steel, Moses Thompson, John Thompson, And. Russell, Rand McDonel, Hug Martine, Joh Robinson, Jas. Beans, Rob. Alexander, Ths. Lewis.
  • Page 337.--13th August, 1747. William Beverley to Alexander McPheeters, farmer, £10 current money Virginia; 303 acres in Beverley Manor on north branch of Christy's Creek; corner to Samuel Downey and John Turk; McNabb's line. Teste: As above, and Archibald Hamilton. Proved by all as above.


4. John TURK (Robert) was born before 1728 in Great Britain. He died in 1755 in Charleston, South Carolina.

John married Agnes SMITH, before 1741 probably in Augusta County, Virginia.

They had the following children:

18 M ii. Robert TURK was born in 1741 in Augusta County, Virginia. Robert was baptized on 19 April 1741 in Tinkling Springs, Augusta County, Virginia.
19 M iii. William TURK was born in 1743. He died in South Carolina.
20 M iv. John TURK was born in 1745 in Augusta County, Virginia. He died after 1779 in of South Carolina. John was baptized in 1745 in Tinkling Springs, Augusta County, Virginia.
21 M v. Thomas TURK was born in 1749. He died in 1821 in Edgefield, South Carolina.
22 F vi. Naomi TURK .
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