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History of Augusta County, Virginia

HISTORY OF AUGUSTA COUNTY, VIRGINIA

By J. LEWIS PEYTON

Contains:

Aboriginal population

First settlers

Folk lore.

Mason Dixon line

Serving writs.

Patent for Beverley manor.

Mary Greenlee, the so called witch her deposition in the burden case.

The Old Stone Church

Tinkling Spring

Bethel church, Hebron church

House of Burgess and the divisions of the parishes

Shemeriah

Hannah Dennis, the queen witch or invisible princess.

Massacre at Seyberts Fort

Indian forays and massacres in Shenandoah.

Joint report of the commissioners on the boundary line between Virginia and Pennsylvania.

Justices courts. Alphabetical list of the justices of Augusta, from 1790 to 1860.

Genealogy of the Peyton family

Information on the following families:

M’Dowell , Preston, Lee, Lewis, Baldwin KoinerCampbell, Stuart Bell Crawford, M’cue, Hanger, Mathews, Porterfield, Wadell, Wayt

Town and community listings along with creeks and rivers geology of the county

Index:

Abney, Abraham, Adams, Alby, Alexander, Allen, Amherst, Anderson, Andrews, Andros, Antrim, Arbuckle, Archer, Arehart, Argall, ARGENBRIGHT, Armstrong, Arnall, Arnold, Asher, Ashley, Ast, Atkinson, Averill, Avis, Bacon, Baker, Baldwin, Ball, Balsley, BALTER, Balthis, Baltimore, Barbour, Barclay, Barger, Barksdale, Barnett, Barringer, Barry, Barter, Barton, Bass, Baxter, Baylor, Beard, Beaty, Becket, Bedford, Belden, Bell, Belmaine, Bennet, Benton, Berkeley, Bernard, Berry, Beverley, Beverly, Bickle, Bierne, Biggs, Bill, Bincroft, Binford, Birtreit, Bixio, Black, Blackburn, Blair, Blakemore, Blakey, Bledsoe, BLOWNLEE, Blue jacket, Blufford, Blundell, Bogas, Boggs, Boilleau, Bolen, Bonny, Bonworth, Booker, Borden, Botetourt, Bouchier, Bouland, Bouquet, Bower, BOWLES, Bowman, Bowron, Bowyer, Boyd, Boyden, Boyle, Boys, Bracken, Braddock, Bradley, Bradstreet, Brady, Branch, Breckenridge, BRECKINRIDGE, Brickerton, Briscoe, Broadhead, Brokenborough, Bronaugh, Brooback, BROOKE, Brown, Bruce, BRUFFY, Bryan, Bryant, Buchanan, Bucher, Buford, Bullet, Bullitt, Bumgardner, Burbridge, Burden, Burke, Burnett, Burns, Burrell, Burton, Burwell, Bush, Buskirk, Butler, BYERS, Byrd, Byrne, Cabell, Caldwell, CALF, Calhoon, Calhoun, Call, Callaghan, Cameron, Campbel, Campbell, Cannon, Cantiff, Captain John, Cardiff, Carmody, Carpenter, Carr, CARROLL, Carter, Cary, Cason, Castleman, Cathey, Cave, Caveat, Chalkley, Chambers, Chapman, Chenaugheata, Chevalier, Chew, Chichesters, Chiyawee, Christian, CHURCHMAN, Clark, Clarke, Cline, Clinton, Clow, Coalter, Cochran, Cock, Cockburn, Cocke, Coffman, Coger, Coiner, Cole, Coleman, Collins, Comstock, Condor, Connelly, Connolly, Connoly, Cook, Cooke, Cooper, Copeland, Cornstalk, CORNSTALK., Cornwallis, Cosby, Cosswentanica, Coswen, Cowan, Cox, COYNER, Craig, Craik, Cravens, Crawford, Creigh, Cresap, Crittenden, Crockett, Croghan, Crook, Crow, Crowle, Crozet, Crydan, Culpepper, Cummings, Cunningham, Curtis, CUSHING, Custaloga, Custer, Cutton, Dabney, Daggy, Dale, Daniel, Davidson, Davies, Davis, Davison, Dawson, Decker, Dee, Delaware, Dellinreg, Dennis, Denny, Desper, Dever, Dickenson, Dickerson, Dickinson, Digges, Diller, Dillon, Dinwiddie, Dixon, Doag, Doake, Doddridge, Doherty, Doly, Donaghe, Donaldson, Donovan, Dorman, Dougal, Doughady, Dougherty, Douthat, Downey, Dowthat, Doyle, Draper, Driver, Drummond, Dudley, Duke, Dull, Dunbar, Dunlap, Dunmore, Eagan, Early, EAST, ECHOLS, Edmiston, Edmondson, Edmundson, Edrington, Edwards, Effinger, EIDSON, Elinipsico, Ellet, Elliott, ELLIS, Emerson, Emlen, Engleman, English, Ennis, Enoch, Erskine, Ervine, Erwin, Eskridge, Estill, Euritt, Evans, Ewing, Fackler, Fairfax, Farrar, Fauber, Faunce, Felebaum, FERGUSON, Fiddler, Field, Fincastle, Finley, Fisher, FITCH, Fitzsimmons, Flack, Fleming, Fletcher, Floyd, Foote, Forbes, Foreman, Forest, Foster, Fowler, Fox, Frame, Francisco, FRANKLIN, Frazier, Fremont, French, Fretwell, Frogg, Frost, Fry, Fullenweider, FULT0N, Fulton, Fultz, Funk, Furgesson, Furman, Gage, Gaines, Gait, Galen, Gallaher, Gamble, Garber, Garland, Garlon, GARNER, Garth, Gassaway, Gates, Gaustrax, Gay, Gearhart, Gee, Geiger, GENTRY, GEORGE, Gerard, Gibson, Gifford, Gilbert, Gilkerson, Gilkeson, Gilliard, Gilmer, Gilmore, Girty, Gisberne, Givens, Glass, Glendin, Glendy, Goldman, Goldsby, Gooch, Goodman, Goodson, Goodwin, Gordon, Graham, Granitto, Grant, Grattan, Gray, Green, Greene, Greenlee, Gregg, Grier, GRIFFITH, GRIGSBY, Grills, Grinnan, Grisly, Grove, Guernsey, Guthrie, Guy, Hackett, Hagerty, HAILMAN, Hairston, Hale, Hall, Hambrton, Hamilton, HAMRICK, Hancock, Hand, Handy, Hanger, HANSBARGER, Hanson, Harbert, Harden, Hardy, Harlan, HARMAM, Harman, Harmer, Harmon, Harnsbarger, Harper, Harris, Harrison, Hart, Hartman, Harvey, Harvie, Haskell, Hawpe, Haws, Hay, Haynes, Hays, Headin, Heath, Hedabaugh, Hedges, Hedgman, Hedrick, Heil, Heiser, Heiskell, Helms, Henderson, Hendren, HENKEL, Henry, Higginbottom, Hill,, Hindman, Hinthnan, Hodges, Hog, Hogg, Hogshead, Holloway, Holmes, Home, Hoover, Horn, Hotchkiss, Hottle, Hounihan, Howard, Hubert, Hudson, Hughart, Hughes, Hull, Hullihen, Hume, Humphrey, Humphreys, Hunter, Hupp, Hutcheson, Hutchins, Imboden, Inglis, Ingman, Irvine, Jackson, Jacob, Jefferson, Jeffreys, Jessup, Jewell, Johnson, Johnston, Johonerissa, Johonerissa Scaroyadia, Jones, Jordan, Judson, Kayser, Keer, KEISER, Kelly, Kelso, Kenady, KENNERLY, Kenney, Kent, KENTON, Kercheval, Kerford, Kincaid, King, Kinkead, Kinney, Kirke, Kirkpatrick, Knight, Koiner, Kress, KUNKLE, Kuntz, KURTZ, Kyashuta, Kyser, La Fayette, Lackey, Landes, Lang, Lard, Larew, Latane, Lavelle, Lawrence, Lee, Lefler, Leigh, Leighton, Leiper, Lesley, Lessly, Letcher, Lewis, Lickliter, LIGHTNER, Lilley, Lincoln, Linwell, Lipscomb, Little Eagle, Littleton, Lockart, Locker, Lockhart, Lockridge, Logan, Lohr, Lomax, Long, Love, Loving, Loyd, Lukens, Lybrook, Lyle, Lyman, Lynn, Mackay, Madison, Mahahan, Makamie, Man Killer, Manifee, Manly, Mann, Maphis, Marion, Marks, Marquis, Marshall, Martin, Mason, MASSIE, Matheny, Mathews, Matthews, Maverick, Maxwell, May, McAlear, McAnulty, McC, McCaferty, McCampbell, McCandless, McCausland, McChesney, McClain, McClanahan, McClanechan, McClean, McClenachan, McClenechan, McClenehan, McClintock, McClowseme, McClung, McClure, McColloch, McColmick, McCorkery, McCorkle, McCormick, McCoy, McCroskey, McCroskry, McCue, McCulloch, McCullock, McCullough, McCune, McCutchen, McDonald, McDowell, McFadden, McFarland, McGuffin, McGuire, MChenechan, McHenry, McIntosh, McJunkin, McKamy, McKee, McKeefry, McLaughlin, Mcllhany, McMaher, McMechon, McMullen, McNeil, McNutt, McPheeters, McUlluck, McVerry, Meade, Mercer, Meredith, Merriot, Merritt, Michie, Miller, Millhollen, Mills, Minnick, Minor, Mitchell, Moffett, Montgomerie, Montgomery, Moore, Moorman, Moray, Morgan, Morrell, Morris, Morrison, Morrow, Mosby, Moultrie, Murphey, Murray, Muse, Musry, Myerley, Napp, Needler, Neil, Nelson, Nevill, Neville, NEWMAN, Newport, Newton, Nicholas, Nicholson, Nicolson, ODonnells, OFerrall, Ogle, Opie, Ormsbey, ORork, Outacité, Overton, Owens, Page, Paine, Painter, Pakington, Pannill, Paris, Parkins, Parks, Paston, Patrick, Patterson, PATTISON, Patton, Paul, Paxton, Peale, Pearman, Peck, Pendleton, Penn, Penticost, Percy, Perkins, Perry, PETERS, Peyronny, PEYTON, Phoebus, Pickens, Pierce, Pierson, Pilson, Pinkerton, Pitt, Pitzer, Pleasants, Poage, Poague, Poe, Points, Pollard, Polmer, Portees, Porter, Porterfield, Porters, Poulson, Pratt, Preston, Prevost, Price, Priggs, Prostor, Pryor, Putnam, QUARLES, Quin, Quinlan, Ramsey, Randolph, Rankin, Ranson, Ream, Red Hawk, Reed, Reeves, Reid, Renix, Resner, Reswick, Rice, Richardson, Ridgway, Riley, RIMEL, Rippetoe, Risk, Rittenhouse, RIVERCOMB, Rives, Roberts, Robertson, Robinson, RODES, Rodgers, Roebuck, Rohr, Roland, ROLLER, Rosebro, Ross, Round RUFF, Ruffner, Rufus, RUNNELS, RUSH, Rusk, Russell, Ryan, Sagnarisera, Sale, Sample, Samuels, Sangrado, Savage, Scaroyadia, Schall, Schendle, Scherer, Schindett, Scoppothus, Scot, Scott, Searight, Sears, SEAWRIGHT, Sedgerwood, See, Self, Selim, Selkirk, Semple, Sennghors, Sergeant, Sethorne, Seymour, Shanklin, Shanks, Shannon, Sheffey, Sheiry, Shelby, Shepherd, Sheridan, Sherwood, Shippen, Shirley, Shomo, Shuey, Shumate, SIEG, Sigler, Simms, Simpson, Sitlington, Sittington, Skelson, Skidman, Skillim, Skinner, Slagle, Smallman, Smith, SMYTH, Snapp, Snyder, Sowers, Sparks, Spear, Speece, Spence, Sperry, Spindle, SPINNER, Spreil, Sproul, Sprunt, St. Clair, St. George, Stanley, Stannard, Stanton, Staubus, Staunton, Steel, Steele, Steinbuck, Stephen, Stephens, Stephenson, Sterrett, Stevens, Stevenson, Stewart, Stobo, Stockton, Stofer, Stover, Straughan, Stribling, Strickler, Stringfellow, Strother, Stuart, Sullivan, Swearengen, Sweringer, Swoope, SYCLE, Syms, Tagaaia, Talbot, Talford, Tapp, Tariton, Tarleton, Tash, Tate, Taylor, Tazewell, Tebbs, Teeford, Tees, Telfair, Templeton, Terry, Thomas, Thompson, Thomson, Tiffins, TILGHMAN, Todd, Tomlinson, Tonler, Toothacre, Toussey, Towles, Towner, Trayer, Tremper, Trencher, Trent, Trevy, Trible, Trigg, Trimble, Trimmel, Triplett, TROUT, Tucker, Turk, Tyler, Vallandingham, Van Lear, Vanbraam, Vance, VanLear, Vanmeter, Vanmetre, Vasco da Gama, Vernon, Waddell, Waddill, Wagener, Waggener, Walker, Wallace, Walls, Walpole, Walton, Wandless, Ward, Warwick, Washington, WASHINGTON., Waterman, Waters, Watersafter, Watkins, Watts, WAYLAND, Wayne, Wayt, WEATHERHEAD, Weaver, Webb, Webster, Weed, Weedon, Weir, Welch, Welfer, Weller, Wells, Wenger, Wesley, West, Wetzel, Weysties, White, Whitehead, Whitfield, WHOLEY, Whyte, Wickham, Wickliffe, Wilison, Williams, Williamson, Willis, Willson, Wilper, Wilson, Wine, Winfree, Wingfield, Wirt, Withrow, WITZ, Wood, Woods, Woodson, WOODWARD, Woolley, Worthington, Wright, Wyatt, Yancey, Yeardley, Yellow Bird, Yolkom, Young, Zane, Zirkle,