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Re: William Jackson of Augusta Co, VA
Posted by: Eleanor Rayl Date: March 25, 2001 at 09:55:55
In Reply to: Re: William Jackson of Augusta Co, VA by Sharon of 21873

I am working on my Borland line and began sharing info a couple of weeks ago with the co-editor of the Bourland Bulletin, a newsletter for Bourland/Borland lines. I have not confirmed all the relationships, but some of this info on the Jacksons comes from Augusta Co, VA records. The William Jackson property near Ft. Dinwiddie is now in Bath Co, VA due to reorganization of counties in the 1700s.

1. Archibald Borland
brother of James Bourland who d. 1761 Augusta Co, VA
m. Jane Jackson (b. abt 1730 (prob. Orange Co VA), d. 1788 or 1789 Orange Co NC)
Jane was the daughter of William and ? Jackson of Augusta Co, VA. William Jackson owned the land where Ft. Dinwiddie was located on Jackson's River. William died on his property, will in Augusta County is dated 1753 (this part of Augusta Co is now Bath Co, VA); Jane Borland was the administrix of her father's estate. William also had son, William Jackson, Jr., who moved to NC with Archibald and Jane Borland.
Jane's will is in Orange Co, NC Will Book, 17 Jan 1789, under the name of "Jean Bowling," widow of Archibald Bourland. It children: Alexander, Abraham, Nancy Flinthom, Isabel, Susannah.
Children of Archibald and Jane Jackson:
1. William Jackson Borland
d. aft 1776; was imprisoned for manslaughter
2. Alexander Borland b. c1760 NC; will Aug 1821 Orange Co, NC
m. Susannah Flinthem abt 1783 Orange Co NC
Susannah b. 1756, d. 14 Aug 1850 Hillsborough, Orange Co, NC
dau. of John and -- Flinthem. Sisters: Sarah (m. -- Scarlett); Polly (m. -- Crabtee) and Betsey (m. -- Few)
Alexander Borland's will (written 21 Jan 1818, proved 1821) lists wife, Susannah, sons Andrew, Archibald, Abraham Borland; William and John Borland living in state of Georgia; three daughters, Susannah, Jenny and Nanncy, unmarried; daughters, Elizabeth Moulder, Mary Stout, Sally Strayhorn.
3. Nancy Borland b. ?, d. after 1789 Orange Co NC
m. --- Flinthem
4. Susannah Borland, b. ?, will 9 Jan 1812 Jones Co GA
m. John Boswell Jan 1789 Orange Co NC
5. Isabel Borland, b. ? , d. aft 1789 Orange Co NC
m. John Butler Jan 1789 Orange Co NC
6. Abraham Boling, b. ?, d. aft 1812 Baldwin Co GA
m. ?
7. Archibald Boling, b. ?, d. aft 1789, Orange Co NC
m. ?

I have more but too much to write here. I can e-mail you more info but I don't have it really organized yet. I hope we can place your William Jackson, Jr. to mine!

Eleanor Rayl, Indianapolis


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