Person:Mark Tollett (1)

m. ABT 1755
  1. Rev John Tollett1757 - 1824
Facts and Events
Name Mark Tollett
Alt Name Mark Tallard
Gender Male
Birth? 1725 Maryland
Marriage ABT 1755 to Elizabeth Preston
Death? July 1757 Killed by Indians at Jackson River, Augusta County, Virginia

Mark Tollett was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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  • Page 405.--20th August, 1760. Christopher Wingord's bond (with Jacob Parsinger, Lawrence Huntsman) as administrator of Mark Tallard. (Note: Christopher Vineyard (listed as Wingord in this record) married Mark Tallard's widow Elizabeth (Preston).
  • Page 419.--18th November, 1760. Mark Tallard's inventory, by Wm. Henderson, Wm. Palmer, Patrick McCollom.

Mark Tollett Killed by Indians in 1757

Mark Tollett is included in the following list from Chalkley's of early settlers killed by "the enemy" (most likely Shawnee Indians being spurred on by the French) in Augusta County:

1757, July - Mark Tallet, at Jackson River, killed,
A more complete list of settlers killed during this time period is located in the following article: Indian Attacks of 1755-1758 in Augusta County, VA