Person:William Buchanan (77)

William Buchanan
b.Bef. 1705 Prob. Ireland
m. Bef. 1722
  1. Rebecca BuchananEst 1722 - Bef 1754
  2. Mary Ann BuchananBef 1725 -
  3. James BuchananEst 1725-1735 -
  4. Hannah BuchananEst 1725-1740 -
  5. Ruth BuchananEst 1725-1740 -
Facts and Events
Name William Buchanan
Gender Male
Birth? Bef. 1705 Prob. Ireland
Marriage Bef. 1722 to Rebecca Unknown
Death? 18 Aug 1762 Augusta County, Virginia

William Buchanan was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Will of William Buchanan

From Chalkley's Augusta County Records:

  • Page 172.--25th January, 1762. William Buchanan's will - Planter. To wife, Rebecka; to son, James; to daughters, Merian, Ruth, Rebeckah, Hannah. Executors, son, James and Andrew Hays. Teste: Alex. Miller, James McCampbell, Jno. McCoskey. Proved, 18th August, 1762, by McCampbell and McCoskey. James Buchanan refuses to execute. Andrew Hays qualifies, with Nathaniel Evans, John Hunter.

Records of William Buchanan in Augusta County, VA

From Orange County, Virginia Records:

  • William Buchanan was named in the will of his son-in-law, William Campbell, dated 18 November 1744, proven 28 February 1745:
To my feather in law (s/b father-in-law) William Buckannon (Buchanan) my sadle.

From Chalkley's Augusta County Records: