Samuel Givens
(-1841)
Sarah
John Givens
(1719-1790)

 

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Mary Margaret SITLINGTON

John Givens 2

  • Born: 1719, , , , Ireland 3
  • Marriage: Mary Margaret SITLINGTON in 1745 1
  • Died: 1790 at age 71 3
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2. John Givens ( 2), son of Samuel Givens (1) and Sarah _____
, was born in 1719 in Ireland; died in 1790; married in 1745, Mary Margaret Sitlington, born 1729, daughter of Robert Sitlington and Mary Feamster. His will was recorded in Will Book VII, page 220 of Augusta County, Virginia. It was dated January 14, 1790 and proved April 20, 1790. It mentions wife, Margaret; son, Thomas Givens; son, James; daughter, Maryg,daughter, Sarah Lofftis; daughter, Ann Henderson-, son, John; son; George; son, Samuel; son, William; and daughter, Elizabeth Lamme. He commanded a company of militia from Augusta County, Virginia from October 16, 1777 to March 15, 1782, inclusive. (Gleanings of Virginia History, William Fletcher Boogher, page 223).

Children: 13
12 i,Wiliiam Givens (3), born 1746.
13. ii. Agnes Givens (3), married Adam Bratton, born 1750; died 1800, son of Robert Bratton and Ann McFarland) Dunlap. (SeeBratton Family).
14.' iii: Thomas Givens (3), married Elizabeth Kerr, daughter of James Kerr.
15.' iv: James Givens (3), married Elizabeth Graham, daughter of Robert Graham and Jean HicklinR She married (2) McDonald; James Givens served as a soldier in the Virginia RegiŽment and was dead by December 1775.
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16. v. Mary Givens (3), married June 6, 1798, James Allison; (Abstracts from the Records of Augusta County, Lyman Chalkley, Vol: II, page 323).
17, vi. Sarah Givens (3), married Lofftis. [Loftus]
18, vii. Anne Givens (3), married John Henderson, died 1787. (See Henderson Family)., .
19. viii. John Givens, Jr. (3), died in 1812; married Jane (or Jean) Robertson, died in 1812, daughter of William Robertson. John Givens, Jr, left a will, as did his wife, and her father. (Ibid., Vol. III, pages 238 and 239).
20 ix. George Givens (3), married Isabel Robertson, daughter of William Robertson. They migrated to Kentucky. (Ibid., Vol. III, page 239).
21. x. Samuel Givens (3), married March 19, 1785, Elizabeth Robertson. (Ibid., Vol. II page 281):
22, xi. Elizabeth Givens (3), married Lamme.
23: xii. Margaret Givens (3), married April 21, 1788, James Agciew. (Ibid., Vol. II, page 303).
24: xiii.. Robert Givens (3), born May 22, 1759; died October 26, 1833; married July 4, 1782, Margaret Robertson, born July 31, 1761, daughter of William Robertson. (Ibid., Vol. II, page 281). He served in the Revolution In Captain John Given's Company. (Gleanings of Virginia History, William Fletcher Boogher, page 224). They migrated to Lincoln County, Kentucky. 4

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• Biography: , Bath, Virginia, USA. 4
2. John Givens ( 2), son of Samuel Givens (1) and Sarah _____
, was born in 1719 in Ireland; died in 1790; married in 1745, Mary Margaret Sitlington, born 1729, daughter of Robert Sitlington and Mary Feamster. His will was recorded in Will Book VII, page 220 of Augusta County, Virginia. It was dated January 14, 1790 and proved April 20, 1790. It mentions wife, Margaret; son, Thomas Givens; son, James; daughter, Maryg,daughter, Sarah Lofftis; daughter, Ann Henderson-, son, John; son; George; son, Samuel; son, William; and daughter, Elizabeth Lamme. He commanded a company of militia from Augusta County, Virginia from October 16, 1777 to March 15, 1782, inclusive. (Gleanings of Virginia History, William Fletcher Boogher, page 223).

Children: 13
12 i,Wiliiam Givens (3), born 1746.
13. ii. Agnes Givens (3), married Adam Bratton, born 1750; died 1800, son of Robert Bratton and Ann McFarland) Dunlap. (SeeBratton Family).
14.' iii: Thomas Givens (3), married Elizabeth Kerr, daughter of James Kerr.
15.' iv: James Givens (3), married Elizabeth Graham, daughter of Robert Graham and Jean HicklinR She married (2) McDonald; James Givens served as a soldier in the Virginia RegiŽment and was dead by December 1775.
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16. v. Mary Givens (3), married June 6, 1798, James Allison; (Abstracts from the Records of Augusta County, Lyman Chalkley, Vol: II, page 323).
17, vi. Sarah Givens (3), married Lofftis.
18, vii. Anne Givens (3), married John Henderson, died 1787. (See Henderson Family)., .
19. viii. John Givens, Jr. (3), died in 1812; married Jane (or Jean) Robertson, died in 1812, daughter of William Robertson. John Givens, Jr, left a will, as did his wife, and her father. (Ibid., Vol. III, pages 238 and 239).
20 ix. George Givens (3), married Isabel Robertson, daughter of William Robertson. They migrated to Kentucky. (Ibid., Vol. III, page 239).
21. x. Samuel Givens (3), married March 19, 1785, Elizabeth Robertson. (Ibid., Vol. II page 281):
22, xi. Elizabeth Givens (3~, married Lamme.
23: xii. Margaret Givens (3), married April 21, 1788, James Agciew. (Ibid., Vol. II, page 303).
24: xiii.. Robert Givens (3), born May 22, 1759; died October 26, 1833; married July 4, 1782, Margaret Robertson, born July 31, 1761, daughter of William Robertson. (Ibid., Vol. II, page 281). He served in the Revolution In Captain John Given's Company. (Gleanings of Virginia History, William Fletcher Boogher, page 224). They migrated to Lincoln County, Kentucky.

• Military, 1777-1781, , Orange, Virginia, USA. 4
He commanded a company of militia from Augusta County, Virginia from October 16, 1777 to March 15, 1782, inclusive.


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John married Mary Margaret SITLINGTON in 1745.1


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Sources


1 Cleek, George Washington, Early Western Augusta Pioneers (Cleek, George Washington. Early Western Augusta Pioneers. Baltimore, MD, USA: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2001.
Ancestry.com on-line book:
http://content.ancestry.com/Browse/BookList.aspx?dbid=49137), page 355. Repository: Ancestry.com, http://www.Ancestry.com. Surety: 3.
married in 1745, Mary Margaret Sitlington.

2 Jerry Bratton, The Bratton Family, D: DB Agnes Bratton Givin.mht. Repository: Internet. Surety: 3.

3 Cleek, George Washington, Early Western Augusta Pioneers (Cleek, George Washington. Early Western Augusta Pioneers. Baltimore, MD, USA: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2001.
Ancestry.com on-line book:
http://content.ancestry.com/Browse/BookList.aspx?dbid=49137), page 355. Repository: Ancestry.com, http://www.Ancestry.com. Surety: 3.
born in 1719 in Ireland; died in 1790.

4 Cleek, George Washington, Early Western Augusta Pioneers (Cleek, George Washington. Early Western Augusta Pioneers. Baltimore, MD, USA: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2001.
Ancestry.com on-line book:
http://content.ancestry.com/Browse/BookList.aspx?dbid=49137), page 355 - 356. Repository: Ancestry.com, http://www.Ancestry.com. Surety: 3.


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