Person:Joseph Dennis (28)

Joseph Dennis
b.est. 1735
  • HJoseph Dennisest 1735 - bef 1794
  • WMary Combsbef 1743 -
m. abt. 1752
  1. Margaret Dennisabt 1753 - 1820
  2. Eleanor Dennis1754 - 1821
  3. Hannah Dennis1760 - 1830
  4. Joseph Dennisabt 1770 - bef 1849
Facts and Events
Name Joseph Dennis
Gender Male
Birth? est. 1735
Marriage abt. 1752 to Mary Combs
Death? bef. June 1794 Botetourt County, Virginia

Joseph Dennis was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Will of Joseph Dennis

  • Dennis, Joseph. Will probate June, 1794. Names wife and children. No names given. [Source: Early Marriages, Wills and some Revolutionary War Records, Botetourt County, Virginia, Compiled by Anne Lowry Worrell, pg. 54].

Records in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Page 41.--11th August, 1766. Peter ( ) Caley to Joseph Dennis, mortgage of personal property for £10. Teste: James Berton, Caleb May.
  • Vol. 2 - 1767--Constables: Fras Graham, Jno. Griffith, Jos. Dennis, Thos. Cartmil, Solomon Carpenter, Wm. Jemmison, Jno. Clark, Charles Campbell, Wm. McMullen, Wm. Paxton, Hugh Hicklin, James Young.
  • Page 67 - William Chapman, 50 acres, Fork in the James River. Adjoining Joseph Dennis. March 9, 1767. [Abstract of Land Grant Surveys, 1761-1791, Augusta & Rockingham Counties, Virginia, by Peter Cline Kaylor, pg. 26].