Person:Sarah Unknown (1755)

Sarah Unknown
b.Bef. 1703
  • HRobert RamseyBef 1700 - Bet 1738/39 - 1742
  • WSarah UnknownBef 1703 - Aft 1753
m. Abt. 1720
  1. Robert Ramsey, of Beverley Manor, Augusta County, VAABT 1721 - Abt 1799
  2. Capt. John Ramsey, of Beverley ManorAbt 1725 - Bef 1783
Facts and Events
Name Sarah Unknown
Alt Name Widow Sarah Ramsey
Gender Female
Birth? Bef. 1703
Marriage Abt. 1720 to Robert Ramsey
Death? Aft. 1753 prob. Augusta County, Virginia

Sarah (Unknown) Ramsey was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Sarah Ramsey's land (SW, 309 acres) as shown on the map meticulously drawn by J.R. Hildebrand, cartographer. This map is copyrighted©, used by permission of John Hildebrand, son of J.R. Hildebrand, April, 2009. Land of her son, Robert Ramsey is adjoining this property to the south.

Acquisition of Land

  • 25 March 1742, William Beverley Esq of Essex Co transferred title to 309 acres in Beverley Patent to Sarah Ramsey, witnessed by James Cathey, Charles Campbell and Robt Ramsey. This acquisition is listed as 1744 on the J.R. Hildebrand Map.

Disposition of Land from Chalkley's:

  • Page 385.—15th August, 1753. Sarah Ramsey, widow, to John Fulton. 309 acres in Beverley Manor, cor. Robert Ramsey. Teste: Hugh Fulton, David Hay, Robert Ramsey, Jno. Kerr.

Records of Sarah (Unknown) Ramsey

  • 26 March 1748, Sarah Ramsey's property was processioned. Present was Robert Ramsey. Source: "Augusta Parish Vestry Book", P. 17.

Records in Early Augusta County, Virginia

  • 26 Mar. 1748
Augusta County, Virginia Parish Vestry Book, page 17

James Fulton and John Mitchell make returns, viz: 1748, 26th March, processioned for Samuel Doak, present Samuel Braford; processioned for John Mitchell, present Samuel Doak; processioned for Samuel Braford, present Samuel Doak; processioned for John Buchanan, present James Cowen; processioned for Martha Mitchell (widow), present John Buchanan; processioned for James Cowen, present David Mitchell; processioned for David Moor, present Jas. Cowan; processioned for Robert Wilson, present Andrew Alexander; processioned for Andrew Alexander, present Robert Wilson; processioned for Patrick Campbell, present Joseph Reed; processioned for Joseph Reeds, present Chas. Campbell; processioned for Chas. Campbell, present Pat. Campbell; processioned for Patrick Hays, present Wm. Robinson; processioned for Robert Alexander, present ROBERT RAMSEY; processioned for ROBT. RAMSEY, present Pat. Hays; processioned for SARAH RAMSEY (widow), present ROBT. RAMSEY; processioned for John Lockhart