Person:John Woodell (3)

John H. Woodell
b.12 April 1764 Augusta County, Virginia
d.5 August 1852 Augusta County, Virginia
m. 1745
  1. Jane Waddell1746 - 1814
  2. James Woodellabt 1751 - 1833
  3. Lt. Joseph Waddell1752 - 1834
  4. Sarah Woodellabt 1754 -
  5. Thomas Woodell, Jr.1759 - 1839
  6. Elizabeth Woodellabt 1761 -
  7. Martha Woodell1763 - abt 1851
  8. John H. Woodell1764 - 1852
  9. Jane Woodellabt 1770 - 1864
m. 31 JAN 1792
Facts and Events
Name John H. Woodell
Alt Name John Waddle
Gender Male
Birth? 12 April 1764 Augusta County, Virginia
Marriage 31 JAN 1792 Augusta County, Virginiato Elizabeth 'Betsy' Erwin
Death? 5 August 1852 Augusta County, Virginia

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


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Not to be confused with John Waddle, son of John Waddle, Sr., and married Philpena Hemp in Augusta County, Virginia in 1788.

Marriage Records

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Vol. 2 - Marriage Bond in Augusta County - 1792--January 30, John Waddle (Woddell) and Edward Irwin (Irvine), surety. John Waddle (Woddell) and Elizabeth Erwin, daughter of Edward Erwin (consent); witness, Edd. Irvine, Jr.
  • Vol. 2 - Marriage in Augusta County - 1792, January 31st--By Rev. Benj. Irwin: John Waddle and Elizabeth Erwin. (Note: the Rev. Benjamin Irwin that performed the wedding ceremony was the uncle of Elizabeth Erwin).

Records in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Page 189.--20th August, 1789. John McKemey's will (Sr.), farmer-- To wife. Agness; to son, James; to daughters, Jean, Agness, Margaret, Elizabeth; to children, viz: William, Jean, John, Agness, James, Margaret, Elizabeth; to son Robert's son; John; "Each grandson named after testator, viz: William McKemey's son, John; John McKemy's son, John; John James McKemy's son, John, and John Cooper, John Bradshaw, John Montgomery, John Woodle." If daughter Jean's part be not demanded before her death, then to her children. Executors, sons William and John McKemy. Teste: Thomas Waddell, John Cooper, Richard Roche, Chas. Hogshead. Proved, 15th December, 1789, by Roche and Hogshead. Executors qualify.
  • Page 276.--William McKemey's estate appraised 6th September, 1796, by Jno. Nicoll, John Woodell, Chas. Hogshead.
  • Vol. 1 - MARCH AND APRIL, 1798. - Henry Teeford vs. Adam Saftly.--Slander. Writ, 20th July, 1796. John Waddell is about to remove out of the State of Virginia, 27th September, 1796.