Person:Samuel Steele (18)

Samuel Steele
m. est. 1730-1735
  1. Sarah Steeleest 1735 -
  2. Elizabeth Steelebef 1736 -
  3. Mary Steeleest 1736 -
  4. Samuel Steeleabt 1738 -
  5. Martha Steeleest 1742 -
  6. Robert Steeleabt 1743 - bef 1813
m. bef. 1765
Facts and Events
Name Samuel Steele
Gender Male
Birth? abt. 1738 of Rockbridge County, Virginia
Marriage bef. 1765 to Mary Edmiston

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


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Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA

Disposition of Land from Chalkley's:

  • Page 71.--20th August, 1765. Samuel Steel and Mary ( ) to Robert Steele, £17, 34 acres in Borden's tract, courses of the Creek. Delivered: Robert Steel, August Court, 1770.

Records in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Vol. 2 - Page 119--Saml. Steele, aged 67, deposes, ditto (deposes at Brownsburg, July, 1805), son of Andrew Steele, to whom 40 acres were conveyed; bought about 50 years ago. Saml. had brother Robt. Saml. Nesbit went out as a pack horseman on an Indian Expedition in order to raise money to pay for his land.
  • Vol. 2 - Page ___--Samuel Steele, aged 67, deposes, ditto (15th July, 1805). Son of Andrew Steele. Andrew bought from Bowyer 50 years ago. Saml. had a brother Robert. (Note: this record identifies Samuel Steele as a son of Andrew Steele and brother of Robert Steele).