Person:William Coursey (3)

William Coursey
m. Abt. 1727
  1. William Coursey1729 - 1813
  2. Capt. James Courseyest 1730-1737 - Bet 1814
m. Abt. 1762
  1. James Coursey1765 -
  2. John CourseyAbt 1767 -
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Name William Coursey
Gender Male
Birth? 22 MAR 1729 Talbot County, Maryland
Marriage Abt. 1762 Augusta County, Virginiato Elizabeth 'Fanny' Adcock
Death? 1813 Spa, Logan County, Kentucky

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


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Records of William Coursey in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley's Augusta County Records:

  • Vol. 1 - MARCH, 1783 (A ?). - Thomas Hamilton, A. D. Q. M. (Quarter Master) vs. Jacob Peck.--Writ, 28th December, 1781. Account horses and supplies purchased by the Government. On back of letter is part of receipt, "Greeable to directions received from Major Richard Claiborne, Deputy Quartermaster for the State of Virginia." (Here it ends.) Staunton, 29th November, 1781. Sir--Mr. William Coursey informs me that he had purchased of you public horses to the value of £25, 10 shillings, which he promises to pay for in 14 days with merchantable hemp at such price as Mr. Alexander St. Clair will give at that time, or when delivered for the performance of which I will hold myself bound. I am, sir, your humble servant, (Signed) Jacob Peck. To Thomas Hamilton,, A. D. Q. M.
  • Page 402.--30th May and 10th June, 1783. John McDonough's estate sold at vendue--Sold to, viz: Robt. Cockbeam (burn? brain? rain?), Robt. Aistrop, Wm. Coursey, Geo. Fergason, Peter Heyn, Owen Owens, Peter Hains, Henry Cook, Thos. Stocton, Alex. Fretwell, Nathaniel Harlow, Jno. Devenport, Daniel White, Mat. Glaves, Goodman Baksdal, Marshal Derret, Solomon Below, Jas. Consolive, Jno. Marks, Meshick Hickcock, Jane E. Kyle, Wm. Gouge (Gonge), Wm. Brisco, Fras. Branum, Math. Montgomery, Thos. Pheemster, James Cole (Cale).

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William Coursey Pedigree 

 Birth:  22 MAR 1729  , Talbot, Maryland 

Christening: Marriage: About 1762 Of, , Augusta, Virginia Death: Burial:


Elizabeth Ann Acock Pedigree 
 Birth:  About 1735  Of, , Warren, North Carolina 

Christening: Marriage: About 1762 Of, , Augusta, Virginia Death: Burial:


1. James Coursey Pedigree

  Birth:  About 1765  Of, , Augusta, Virginia 

Christening: Death: Burial:

2. John Coursey Pedigree

  Birth:  About 1767  Of, , Augusta, Virginia 

Christening: Death: