Person:Robert Burgess (14)

Robert Burgess
b.est. 1750-1760
d.bef. June 1791
  1. Robert Burgessest 1750-1760 - bef 1791
  2. Thomas Burgessest 1750-1760 -
  3. James Burgessest 1755-1765 -
m. est. 1780-1790
Facts and Events
Name Robert Burgess
Gender Male
Birth? est. 1750-1760
Marriage est. 1780-1790 to Elizabeth McKnight
Death? bef. June 1791

Robert Burgess was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Estate Records of Robert Burgess

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Page 47.--Robert Burgess' estate appraisement recorded December, 1792, by James Rankin, James Gwin, James Crawford.
  • Vol. 1 - JUNE 19, 1792. - (146-148) Admn. of estate of Robert Burgess, deceased, granted the widow, Elizabeth Burgess, and James Burgess.

Records in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Vol. 2 - Marriage bond in Augusta County - 1788--November 26, Peter Kelly and Robert Burges, surety. Peter Kelly and Mary Rigby, widow.
  • Vol. 2 - Marriage Bond in Augusta County - 1791--January 10, John Adair and Elizabeth McKnight, daughter-in-law of Wm. Burgess; surety, William Burgess. (Note: Elizabeth McKnight was the widow of Robert Burgess. Robert's father William provided surety for her second marriage to John Adair).