Person:Margaret McCroskey (1)

Margaret McCroskey
b.Abt. 1718 Ireland
m. bef. 1715
  1. John McCroskey, Jr.1715 - 1782
  2. Margaret McCroskeyAbt 1718 -
  3. William McCroskey1720-1735 -
  4. James McCroskey1720 - 1782
  5. Alexander McCroskeyBef 1725 -
  6. Samuel McCroskey1725 -
  7. Elizabeth McCroskey1728 - 1797
  8. David McCroskey1730 - BEF 1788
m. bef. 1744
  1. Robert Carothers1744 - bef 1781
  2. Esther Carothers1744/47 - 1818
  3. Rachel CarothersABT 1747 -
  4. John Carothers1748-1760 -
  5. Samuel Caruthers1757 - 1779
  6. Maj. James H. Carothers1759 - 1828
  7. Joseph Carothers1764 - 1830
Facts and Events
Name Margaret McCroskey
Gender Female
Birth? Abt. 1718 Ireland
Marriage bef. 1744 Augusta County, Virginiato William Carothers

Parentage of Margaret McCroskey

The Parentage of Margaret McCroskey is established in the following will of her father, John McCroskey, listing his son-in-law, William Carothers:

Ffrom Chalkley's:

  • Page 276.--6th May, 1758. John McCroskry's (signed Coskry) will, planter--To wife Elizabeth, Thomas Hill's bond; to daughter Elizabeth; to son James, 10 shillings; to son William, 10 shillings; to son John, 10 shillings; to son-in-law, William Caruthers; to son-in-law Saml. Huston; to son Alex. McCroskry, 10 shillings; to son Samuel, 10 shillings; to son David, 10 shillings; to son-in-law James Hope, 10 shillings; to granddaughter Margaret Hope and her two brothers; Saml. and David to pay the bonds assigned to James and William in case they lose not their lands by the enemy; Robert and Alexander Tedford's bonds to pay Margaret Hope; James and Isaac Anderson's bond to be divided between sons and daughters. Executors, son Samuel. Andrew Hays, Alex. Miller. Teste: James Moore, Jno. Maskamell, Alex. McCroskry. Proved, 15th November, 1758, by Moore and McCroskry. McCroskry and Miller qualified (the other not appearing), with Samuel Huston, John Cunningham.