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Margaret Crockett (McClanahan)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Staunton, Augusta County, Province of Virginia
Death: December 21, 1796 (60)
Waxhaw, Lancaster District, South Carolina, United States
Place of Burial: Lancaster, Lancaster County, South Carolina, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Elijah McClanahan and Ann McClanahan
Wife of Robert McCorkle and Lt. John Crockett
Mother of Archibald McCorkle; Elijah Crockett; William John Crockett; Andrew Crockett; Margaret Crockett and 4 others
Sister of Elijah McClanahan, Jr.; Robert McClanahan; David McClanahan; Col William McClanahan, Sr.; Jane McClenachan and 10 others
Half sister of Margaret Cunningham; Elizabeth Cunningham; Mary Cunningham; Elijay Cunningham and Lettice Ann Cunningham

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About Margaret Crockett

Birth 1736-04-06 at Augusta Co., VA Death 1796-12-21 at Lancaster Co., SC Burial Waxhaw Presbyterian Church cemetery, Lancaster, SC

Parents Father McClanahan, Elijah [I0849] Mother Owens, Ann Ewing [I0850] Siblings 1.McClanahan, Elijah [I0910] 2.McClanahan, William [I0911] 3.McClanahan, Mary [I0912] 4.McClanahan, Hannah [I0841] 5.McClanahan, Alexander [I0913] 6.McClanahan, Nancy [I0914]


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Married John Crockett (b: 1730-07-16 in Botetourt Co., VA, d: 1800-12-16 in Lancaster Co., PA)Married: Abt 1775 in Augusta Co., VAChildren Robert S. CROCKETT b: 12 Aug 1755 in Lancaster Co., SC Elijah CROCKETT b: 6 Oct 1757 in Lancaster Co., SC Margaret CROCKETT b: Abt 1760 in Lancaster Co., SC John CROCKETT b: Abt 1764 in Lancaster Co., SC Andrew CROCKETT b: 23 May 1769 in Lancaster Co., SC William John CROCKETT b: 27 Nov 1778 in Abbeville District, SC

March 20, 1753 - John Crockett, son and heir of Robert Crockett, deceased, by deed to James Moore. Land on Luney's Mill Creek. Delivered to order of Wm. Taylor, Attorney for Daniel Bough, on Aug. 21, 1816. Witnesses to deed: Robert and Mildred Davis, Archibald Crockett.

August 19, 1758 - John Ramsey intermarried with Margaret Crockett, mother of Alexander and John Crockett.

August 10, 1761 - John Crockett and Margaret McClanahan and Archibald Crockett and Mary of Anson County, N.C. convey by deed to James Beard for 120 Lbs. 246 acres on Cowpasture, Cornering on James Meassie. Witnesses: Samuel Crockett Delivered by Beard, June 1784. VA.

August 1767 - William Thompson and Jean his wife to John Crockett part of land formerly surveyed for Robert Crockett, deceased. Delivered to James, October 1773.

There is a valuable old paper called "The Maury Papers", which seems to be a collection made more than 100 years ago by some descendants showing the earliest origins of the Crockett family in France.

...among their descendants is ... Robert Crockett, died 1747 in VA. Married Margaret.

The will of Robert Crockett is recorded in Augusta Co. VA Will Book Number 1, page 24 Signed Nov. 16, 1746. Probated Feb. 6, 1747

Names children John Crockett of Bath County VA, Archibald, Jane, Samuel, Robert, James, Alexander and mentions an unborn child. This was Andrew, baptisted September 1747 in Augusta Co., VA born after his father's death.

The Tinkling Spring Presbyterian Church, Fisherville VA, 1954, 2nd ed. 1974; p.425;

Importations: Robert Crockett, Margret, John, Arshall, Jane, Samuel and Robert, Jr.; 22 May 1740; O. Bk II, 156

Listed in the descendants of John McClenahan. She "married John, a son of Robert Crockett of the Calfpasture and went to North Carolina." [1. Kegley, pg 372]

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Supporting Documents:

1. "Kegley's Virginia Frontier: The Beginning of the Southwest, the Roanoke of Colonial Days 1740-1783," by F. B. Kegley [Genealogical Publishing Com, 2003].


Birth: Apr. 6, 1736 Augusta County Virginia, USA Death: Dec. 21, 1796 South Carolina, USA

Birth 1736-04-06 at Augusta Co., VA Death 1796-12-21 at Lancaster Co., SC Burial Waxhaw Presbyterian Church cemetery, Lancaster, SC

Parents Father McClanahan, Elijah [I0849] Mother Owens, Ann Ewing [I0850] Siblings 1.McClanahan, Elijah [I0910] 2.McClanahan, William [I0911] 3.McClanahan, Mary [I0912] 4.McClanahan, Hannah [I0841] 5.McClanahan, Alexander [I0913] 6.McClanahan, Nancy [I0914]

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Married John Crockett (b: 1730-07-16 in Botetourt Co., VA, d: 1800-12-16 in Lancaster Co., PA)Married: Abt 1775 in Augusta Co., VAChildren Robert S. CROCKETT b: 12 Aug 1755 in Lancaster Co., SC Elijah CROCKETT b: 6 Oct 1757 in Lancaster Co., SC Margaret CROCKETT b: Abt 1760 in Lancaster Co., SC John CROCKETT b: Abt 1764 in Lancaster Co., SC Andrew CROCKETT b: 23 May 1769 in Lancaster Co., SC William John CROCKETT b: 27 Nov 1778 in Abbeville District, SC

March 20, 1753 - John Crockett, son and heir of Robert Crockett, deceased, by deed to James Moore. Land on Luney's Mill Creek. Delivered to order of Wm. Taylor, Attorney for Daniel Bough, on Aug. 21, 1816. Witnesses to deed: Robert and Mildred Davis, Archibald Crockett.

August 19, 1758 - John Ramsey intermarried with Margaret Crockett, mother of Alexander and John Crockett.

August 10, 1761 - John Crockett and Margaret McClanahan and Archibald Crockett and Mary of Anson County, N.C. convey by deed to James Beard for 120 Lbs. 246 acres on Cowpasture, Cornering on James Meassie. Witnesses: Samuel Crockett Delivered by Beard, June 1784. VA.

August 1767 - William Thompson and Jean his wife to John Crockett part of land formerly surveyed for Robert Crockett, deceased. Delivered to James, October 1773.

There is a valuable old paper called "The Maury Papers", which seems to be a collection made more than 100 years ago by some descendants showing the earliest origins of the Crockett family in France.

...among their descendants is ... Robert Crockett, died 1747 in VA. Married Margaret.

The will of Robert Crockett is recorded in Augusta Co. VA Will Book Number 1, page 24 Signed Nov. 16, 1746. Probated Feb. 6, 1747

Names children John Crockett of Bath County VA, Archibald, Jane, Samuel, Robert, James, Alexander and mentions an unborn child. This was Andrew, baptisted September 1747 in Augusta Co., VA born after his father's death.

The Tinkling Spring Presbyterian Church, Fisherville VA, 1954, 2nd ed. 1974; p.425;

Importations: Robert Crockett, Margret, John, Arshall, Jane, Samuel and Robert, Jr.; 22 May 1740; O. Bk II, 156


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Spouse:
 John Crockett (1730 - 1800)

Children:
 Robert Hugh Crockett (1755 - 1820)*
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Burial: Old Waxhaw Presbyterian Church Cemetery Riverside Lancaster County South Carolina, USA


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Margaret Crockett's Timeline

1736
April 6, 1736
Staunton, Augusta County, Province of Virginia
1754
October 27, 1754
Lancaster County, SC, United States
1755
August 12, 1755
1757
October 6, 1757
Anson, Lancaster, South Carolina, USA
1760
1760
Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
1763
1763
Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
1764
1764
Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
1766
November 24, 1766
Camden Dist.,Craven Co.,SC
1766
Mecklenburg County, North Carolina