Genealogy Projects tagged with Augusta County on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Augusta County, Virginia, USA

    Official Web Site 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.

  • Battle of Piedmont, (June 5, 1864)

    The Battle of Piedmont was fought June 5, 1864, in the village of Piedmont, Augusta County, Virginia. Union Maj. Gen. David Hunter engaged Confederates under Brig. Gen. William E. "Grumble" Jones north of Piedmont. After severe fighting, Jones was killed and the Confederates were routed. Hunter occupied Staunton on June 6 and soon began to advance on Lynchburg, destroying military stores and pu...

  • Did Robert Poage (1700-1774) of Augusta County marry Elizabeth Preston or Elizabeth Renick?

    UPDATED 2015-06-30, 3:14 PM: PRIMARY PA SOURCES SHOWING A POAGE-RENICK CONNECTION: There are multiple primary sources from the 1700s suggesting that Robert Poage's wife Elizabeth was actually a Renick. Here is a list of those from Pennsylvania: 1711 – The earliest record of George Renick comes from a document signed by members of a new Presbyterian community in the town of Abington, PA in...