Person:Robert Neely (2)

Robert Neely
m. 23 May 1740
  1. Robert Neelyabt 1741 -
  2. John Neely1743 - 1818
  3. Jane Neelyest 1746 -
  4. James Neelyabt 1748 - bef 1834
  5. William Neely1749 - 1827
  6. Sarah NeelyBef 1751 -
m. abt. 1761/62
  1. David M. Neelyabt 1763 - aft 1860
Facts and Events
Name Robert Neely
Alt Name Robert Neeley
Gender Male
Birth? abt 1741 Virginia, United StatesPossibly
Marriage abt. 1761/62 Virginiato Susannah Griffith

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


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Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA

Acquisition of Land in Virginia:

  • Page 525.--18th August, 1761. James Neilly to Robert Neilly, £50, 350 acres on a branch of Roanoke; cor. Archabald Graham. Sent to Israel Christian, January, 1767. (Note: Robert Neely received this land from his father, James Neely).

Disposition of Land from Chalkley's:

  • Page 287.--6th January, 1767. Robert Neelley (Neally, Neilly, Nealy) (and Anna), of Halifax County, to William Christian, £78, 350 acres on a branch of Roan Oak, adjoining Robert Breckenridge and Archibald Graham. Teste: Isaac Christian, Stephen Trigg, Arthur Campbell, James McCorkle, John Crocket.

Records in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Vol. 1 - NOVEMBER 23, 1764. - (203) Robert Neeley, returned no inhabitant. (Note: likely moved to Halifax County, per land disposition above).