Person:Robert Craig (24)

Robert Craig
d.Bef. 23 September 1806 Augusta County, Virginia
m. bef. 1740
  1. John Craigabt 1740 - bef 1746
  2. Elenor CraigAbt 1741 -
  3. Jennet CraigAbt 1743 -
  4. John CraigAbt 1746 - Bet 1801 - 1805
  5. James Craig, of Bull Creek, Buncombe County, NCabt 1747 - 1808
  6. Rebecca Craigabt 1754 -
  7. Robert Craig1755 - Bef 1806
  8. Anne Craigabt 1756 -
m. Est. 1770-1775
  1. Rebecca CraigBef 1776 -
  2. Susannah Craigabt 1796 -
Facts and Events
Name Robert Craig
Gender Male
Birth? 30 June 1755 prob. Augusta County, Virginia
Marriage Est. 1770-1775 to Susannah Unknown
Death? Bef. 23 September 1806 Augusta County, Virginia

Robert Craig, Jr. was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Will of Robert Craig

  • Page 74.--21st August, 1806. Robert Craig's will, of South River--To wife, Susannah; sons, Robert and William; son, John Johnston Craig (land in Albemarle in Woods Gap); daughters, Rebecca, Agnes, Susannah, Jenny, Elizabeth Craig. Executors, friends Andrew Ramsey, Wm. Patrick, Wm. Craig. Teste: Andrew Ramsey, Wm. Finley, Ann Harvey, Sarah Finley. Proved, 23d September, 1806. Craig refuses; others qualify.

Records of Robert Craig, Jr. in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Page 508.--11th October, 1785. Adam Murry's will--To William Patrick; to Rebeccah Patrick; to Mary Patrick; to John Patrick, executor. Teste: Robt. Craig, Jr., Archibald Rhea, Hugh McAleary. Proved, 17th January, 1786, by Rhea and McAleary. Executor qualified.
  • Vol. 1 - MAY, 1793 (A to L). - Ann and Rebecca Craig, daughters of Robert Craig, vs. John and Robert Craig.--Robert, the father, died June, 1788. Writ, 30th October, 1790. Family quarrel.
  • Vol. 2 - Marriage Bond in Augusta County - 1793--June 3, Henry Platt and Robert Craig, surety. Henry Platt and Rebecca Craig.
  • Page 126.--17th May, 1794. Robert Stephen's will--To son, John; son, James; daughter, Isabella; son, Robert; daughter, Mary (infant); daughter, Nancy (infant); Stephen; to son, William (infant); to wife, Agness, Youngest children are William, Mary, and Nancy. Executors, James Crawford, Robert Craig. Teste: James Patterson, George Craig, John Clemons. Proved, October Court, 1794, by George Craig, John Clemans. Robert Craig qualified.
  • Page 300.--25th January, 1798. James Crawford's will--To wife, Mary, land joining John Poage, Samuel Bell, George Poff, Wm. Craig for life, then to youngest son, John Crawford; to 3 sons, George, James, William; to 3 sons, George, James, William, John, lands in Kentucky; to daughters, Sarah and Elizabeth Crawford. Executors, brother William and brother-in-law Wm. Robertson. Teste: Robert Craig, George Crawford, Robert Crawford. Proved, 21st February, 1798, by George and Robt. Crawford. Executors qualified.
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