Person:Samuel Paxton (13)

Samuel Paxton
  • HSamuel Paxton1730 - 1756
  • WMary Moore1736 -
m. ABT 1754
  1. Samuel Paxton1754 - 1833
Facts and Events
Name Samuel Paxton
Gender Male
Birth? 1730 Pennsylvania
Alt Birth? 1730
Alt Birth[2] 1730 Ballymony, County Antrim, Ireland
Marriage ABT 1754 Augusta County, Virginiato Mary Moore
Death[1] 1756 Rockbridge County, Virginia

Samuel Paxton was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Will of Samuel Paxton

From Chalkley's Augusta County, Virginia records:

  • Page 170 - - 11th August, 1756. Samuel Paxton's will - - Plantation called Broad Spring to be sold. Wife, Mary; brother Thomas Paxton, second son Samuel; son, Samuel, plantation testator lives on, 212 acres. Executors, brother Thomas Paxton and James Trimble. Teste James Moore, Archd. Alexander, John Moore. Proved 17th November, 1756, by Archd. Alexander and James Moore. Executors qualify with John Paxton and James Moore.

Information on Samuel Paxton

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Husband's Name 
Samuel PAXTON (AFN:HF9P-Z7)    

Born:  1730  Place:  Ballymony, Antrim, Ireland 
Died:  Autumn 1756  Place:  , Augusta, VA 
Married:  Abt 1754  Place:  , Rockbridge Co, , VA 

Father:  John PAXTON (AFN:HF00-RC)    
Mother:  Elizabeth ALEXANDER (AFN:HF00-SJ)   

Wife's Name 
Mary MOORE (AFN:Z4MP-50)    

Born:  1736  Place:  , Rockbridge, Virginia 
Died:    Place:  , Rockbridge, VA. 
Married:  Abt 1754  Place:  , Rockbridge Co, , VA 

Father:  James MOORE (AFN:9JXL-ZR)    
Mother:  Jane WALKER (AFN:9JXL-PD)   


1. Sex Name

M  Samuel PAXTON (AFN:Z4N8-NV)    

Born:  1754   Place:  , Rockbridge, VA  
Died:  29 Jul 1833   Place:  , Giles, TN
  1. Genealogy of the Descendants of John Walker of Wigdon, Scotland, by Emma Siggins White, published by Tuttle Antiquarian Boooks, Inc, p. 588.
  2. IGI Record.