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Robert Allison
Fact Date Place Description Note Sources
Land 12 JAN 1746 Augusta Co., VA granted 285 a SW side of N branch James River 25/254  
Land 15 MAR 1757 Augusta Co., VA Bought 83 a. for 25 pounds next to Jacob Anderson DB 7-471: John Buchanan, gent., and Margaret to Robert Allison, 25, 83 acres on North Branch James, part of 634 acres, part of Borden's 92100; cor. Jacob Anderson (bought by John from Borden).  
Land 20 AUG 1771 Augusta Co., VA Sold 108 a. for 104 pounds DB 17-297: Robert Allison and Ann to William Sprowl, 104, part of Borden's tract conveyed to Robert by Borden's executors in two deeds: A, containing 108 acres of which 25 acres have been conveyed by... (more)  
Land 1777 Washington Co., VA Bought 340 a. S fork of Holston River  
Person Thomas Jane
Marriage     Ann  
Person Thomas Jane


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Spouse 1: Ann


Notes:
WB 4-223 7/24/1769: Robert (mark) Allison's will--To son James, has received his part; to daughter Mary Davison, has received her part; to son John, 10 shillings; to daughter Agness; to son Robert, infant, testator's home plantation; to son Francis, infant, 250 acres on Mill Creek; to son Halbert, received his part already; to wife Hannah; to daughter Janet. Teste: Alexander (mark) McClure, Arthur McClure, Joseph Walker, Joseph Walker, Jr. Proved, 15th August, 1769, by all except Joseph Walker, Jr. Hannah Allison qualifies, with Alex. and John McCluer.

WB 4-378 9/23/1769: Robert Allison's estate appraised by William Hall, Joseph Walker.

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DB 1-269 5/21/1747: Benj. Bordin, &c., to Robert Allison (sold in testator's lifetime); 279 acres, 2 R., 36 P., 8.5.0 current money Virginia, part of 92,100; north branch of James; corner to Halbert McClure, James Thompson's land. Witnessed and acknowledged as above.

DB 2-95 2/15/1748: Robert Allison to Joseph Paxton; James River; the Narrows on No. Branch of James. Teste: Thomas Sheals, Robert Alexander.

DB 3-404 5/28/1751: Arthur McClure and Frances, to Robert Allison. 254 acres of Benj. Borden's 92,100; John McNabb, on Mill Creek; corner John McNabb, James Thompson's land; corner David Dryden; corner John Stevenson.

DB 7-471 3/15/1757: John Buchanan, gent., and Margaret to Robert Allison, 25, 83 acres on North Branch James, part of 634 acres, part of Borden's 92100; cor. Jacob Anderson (bought by John from Borden).

DB 11-265 6/10/1763: Samuel Paxton's executors to James Allison, 52, 165 acres on North Branch of James River called the Spreading Springs. Teste: Nathan Evins, Mary Evins, Mary Paxton. Delivered: Samuel McCorkle, 5th June, 1770.

DB 12-239 8/9/1765: John ( ) Allison and Janet ( ) to Charles Allison, 25, 195 acres on Mill Creek of James River; corner James Gilmore; corner John Poage. Delivered: Charles Allison, 31st January, 1771.

DB 13-261 5/17/1767: Robert ( ) Allison to Andrew McCampbell, 80, horses and house furnishings and clothes. Teste: Wm McKemey, Wm. McCampbell.

DB 16-252 1770: John ( ) Allison and Janet ( ) to William Ramsey, 130, 204 acres on North Branch of James; corner Andrew Hall; John Thomson's line; corner widow Alison. Delivered: John Ellison August. 1773.

DB 17-223 3/1/1771: Borden's executors to Robert Allison, 30, 200 acres of 92100, on North River.

DB 17-297 8/20/1771: Robert ( ) Allison and Ann ( ) to William Sprowl, 104, part of Borden's tract conveyed to Robert by Borden's executors in two deeds: A, containing 108 acres of which 25 acres have been conveyed by Robert to Jacob Anderson; B, containing 240 acres; corner Jacob Anderson, North Fork of James River. Teste: John Thompson, Daniel Lile, John McKee, William Sprowl. Delivered: William Sprowl, August Court, 1774.

DB 21-68 8/14/1775: Francis ( ) Allison and Hannah ( ) Allison, his mother, to Alexander McCluer, Sr. Delivered: Halbert McClure, son of Alexander McCluer. 10th October, 1793.

OB 11-489 3/15/1768: Hemp certificates: Peachy Ridgeway Gilmore, David Doak, John McKee, Jacob Anderson, Ro. Allison, Rob. Rodgers.

Vestry Book p. 14 4/12/1748: Processioners' Returns: Robert Huston and Alex. McClure: Processioned for Wm. Hall, Robert Allison present; ...

Vestry p. 151 1755: David Dryden and Wm. Hall processioned as follows, viz: For ... Ro. Allison, ... for Robert Allison, ...

Vestry p. 286 1760: Processioned by Samuel Lyle, Wm. Lusk: For ... Robert Allison, ... for Robert Allison, ...

Vestry p. 385 2/15/1765: Reported by Andw. Hall, Jas. Buchanan, viz: For ... Jacob Anderson, ... for Robt. Allison, ... for Isaac Anderson, ... for James Anderson, ... for John Allison ...

Vestry p. 504 11/15/1773: To Ye Vestry: Whereas, Joal Millican came to my house in a very low condition, destitute of any help for himself either in body or goods: Therefore provided a bed for him and attended him for nine days and he died. I therefore provided a Coffin and sheet and a gallon and a half of liquor and had him buried in a decent manner according to his station, which I hope you will take into consideration as I am not of great ability to be at so much expense and trouble, which is from your Humble Servant, Widow Allison.