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Augusta County, Virginia, USA

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  • Elizabeth Landes (1796 - 1828)
    Married Samuel Landes on May 28, 1816 in Augusta County, Virginia. They were the parents of:Jonathan 1817-1885 John 1819-1888 Mary "Polly" 1820-1849 Samuel J. 1822-1897 Valentine 1824-1804 Catherine 18...
  • James Henry, Sr. (1705 - aft.1768)
    Not the child of Alexander (or Patrick) Henry & Jean Robertson Ancestry.com says that James married Sarah Allsop, born in Aberdeenshire,Scotland on 1709 to Peter Allsop and Sarah Croxal and became t...
  • John M Wine (1827 - 1881)
    Was an Elder in The Church of the BrethrenJohn Wine's sister was Hannah Wine Brower, Wife of Enoch L Brower. John Wine is my second great grandfather and Enoch L is my 3rd great grandfather John Wine's...
  • George Luck Collins (1871 - 1949)
  • Cassandra Jane "Cassie" Collins (1833 - 1899)
    Obituary

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This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of Virginia. Please feel free to add profiles of anyone who was born, lived or died in this county.


County formation

  • Augusta County formed from Orange County in 1738
  • Botetourt County was formed from Augusta in 1769;
  • Fincastle County created in 1772 from Botetourt abolished in 1776 later divided into Montgomery, Washington and Kentucky Counties. Kentucky became a state in 1792.
  • Greenbrier County was formed from Montgomery and Botetourt Counties. Montgomery was formed from Fincastle in 1777.
  • Rockbridge and Rockingham Counties were formed from Augusta in 1778.

Maps of counties in Virginia

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Associated Projects

Cemeteries of Augusta County

Cemeteries of Virginia

References

  1. Augusta County Genealogical Society < link >