Person:William Kilpatrick (6)

William Kilpatrick
b.bef. 1758
  • HWilliam Kilpatrickbef 1758 -
  • W.  Jannet (add)
m. bef. 1789
Facts and Events
Name William Kilpatrick
Gender Male
Birth? bef. 1758
Marriage bef. 1789 to Jannet (add)

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


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Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA

Acquisition of Land from Chalkley's:

  • William Kilpatrick acquired land "on the last branch of Bullpasture called Harper's Run", prior to 21 April 1789, as listed in the disposition below:

Disposition of Land from Chalkley's:

  • Page 190.--21st April, 1789. Wm. Killpatrick and Jennet to Reuben George, tract on the last branch of Bullpasture called Harper's Run. Teste Joseph Bell, Wm. Bell, Jr., Isabella Burnes.

Records in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records (unless listed otherwise):

  • 13 April 1778 - William Kilpatrick signed "The Petision of the Inhabitance of Cow and Calf pastures Bull Pasture, Jackson River and Back Creek", for the formation of a new County, due to the "grievous Disadvantages by Reason of the great Distance the most of us yr petisioners Lives from our Courts of Justice from forty and fifty and others Near seventy Miles from our Nearest Court House". [Source: "Annals of Bath County, Virginia", Morton, pg. 106].
  • Vol. 2 - Marriage Bond - 1787--May 30, William Jones and William Jordan, surety. William Jones and Sarah Wood, daughter of James Wood (consent). Teste: Thomas Duglas, Wm. Killpatrick. Wm. Jordan swears Sarah is 18 on 29th January last, and Wm. Jones is 21.