Person:William Tincher (1)

William Tincher
b.Abt 1738 Virginia
  1. William TincherAbt 1738 - 1806
  2. Francis TincherAbt 1740 - 1822
  3. Hannah Tincher1742 - 1819
  4. Samuel TincherAbt 1754 -
  5. Mary TincherAbt 1756 - Bef 1802
  6. Elizabeth TincherAbt 1758 -
  7. Margaret TincherAbt 1759 - Aft 1840
  • HWilliam TincherAbt 1738 - 1806
  • WMary DouglasBef 1743 -
m. Abt 1760
  1. Margaret TincherAbt 1760 -
Facts and Events
Name William Tincher
Gender Male
Birth? Abt 1738 Virginia
Marriage Abt 1760 [Sources needed]
to Mary Douglas
Death? 1806 Madison, Hopkins County, Kentucky

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


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Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA

Image:TincherWm from Douglas Robt. Beverleysw.jpg

William Tincher's land (Beverley Manor SW, 129 acres, acquired in 1764 from Robert Douglas, part of the 202-acre tract patented to Thomas Shields in 1749 (the 129-acre tract appears to be the south-east portion of the original 202-acre tract, orange line shown is approximate) 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.

Acquisition of Land from Chalkley's:

  • Page 535.--19th March, 1764. Robert Douglas to William Tincher, £50, 129 acres on the Pine Run on the south side of Beverley Manor in a line of Charles Campbell, and of James Robinson. Teste: John Bigham, George Campbell.

Disposition of Land from Chalkley's:

  • Page 47.--11th August, 1768. William Tincher and Mary ( ) to Moses Eagar, £60, 129 acres on the Pine Run on south side of Beverley Manor; Charles Campbell's line; James Robinson's line, South River Teste: John Hunter, Thomas Teat.

Records in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Vol. 1 - AUGUST 25, 1762. - (353) William and Samuel Tencher, witnesses.
  • Page 491.--18th August, 1770. Andrew Kinkead and Jean to Thomas Kinkead, £40, 45 acres on Calfpasture River; corner said Thomas. Teste: John Finley, William Tincher. Delivered: Tully Davitt, 1776.
  1. Public Member Trees: (Note: not considered a reliable primary source).