Person:Samuel Rochester (6)

Samuel Rochester
b.abt. 1783 Maryland
d.Abt 19 August 1853 Bienville County, Louisiana
m. abt. 1808
  1. William Stevenson Rochesterabt 1808 - bef 1840
  2. Sarah 'Sally' Rochesterabt 1810 - aft 1870
  3. James K. Rochesterabt 1812 - aft 1870
  4. Maranda Rochesterabt 1820 - abt 1880
  5. Mary Ann Rochesterabt 1822 - aft 1880
  6. Melania Rochesterabt 1826 - aft 1850
  7. Elizabeth 'Eliza' Rochesterabt 1828 - aft 1855
Facts and Events
Name Samuel Rochester
Gender Male
Birth[1] abt. 1783 Maryland
Marriage abt. 1808 to Elizabeth Campbell
Death[1] Abt 19 August 1853 Bienville County, Louisiana

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


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Records in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Vol. 2 - Walker vs. Reyburn's executors--O. S. 241; N. S. 65--John Walker of Augusta County, in 1798, bought land from Robert Reyburn of Kentucky, son of John Reyburn of Augusta. Robert Campbell set up claim and is dead, leaving heirs, viz: Hugh Campbell, James, John, Robert, William, Wilson, Stephen, Sally Campbell, Jane, wife of William Stephenson; Elizabeth, wife of Samuel Rochester. Robert Reyburn is also dead, leaving, viz: John, William, Robert, James, Polly, Betsy, Susan, Rebecca and Sally Reyburn.
  • Vol. 2 - Page 215 - William Miller vs. Rochester--O. S. 283; N. S. 100--Samuel Rochester removed from Virginia, but was entitled in right of his wife, daughter of ---- CAMPBELL and granddaughter of Hugh Donaghe, to a legacy of £50 under Hugh's will.
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