West Virginia Pioneers

James RUST

Male Abt 1740 - Abt 1800  (~ 60 years)


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  • Name James RUST 
    Born Abt 1740  prob Richmond Co, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died Abt 1800  prob Richmond Co, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2814  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 24 May 2005 

    Father Capt. Peter RUST,   b. 1710/1,   d. Bef 1762  (Age < 50 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth NEWTON,   b. 1717,   d. Aft 1789  (Age > 73 years) 
    Married Bef 1740 
    Notes 

    • Information from Pioneer History of Meigs Co, OH to 1949:
      Elizabeth Newton was the second wife of Captain Peter Rust, mother of all his children except Samuel. He married first Sarah Newton, sister of Elizabeth. The latter died sometime after 1789.
      Capt. Peter Rust was born in 1710 or 1711; died before 1762. 1753, surveyor of highways; 1755, Overseer of roads; 1759, Commissioned Captain by Governor of VA.
      Catp. Peter Rust was son of Samuel Rust.

      Name: PETER RUST
      State: VA
      County: King George County
      Township: Westmorland
      Year: 1740
      Record Type: Rent Role
      Database: VA Early Census Index
    Family ID F953  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary CRUMP,   b. 1755,   d. Aft 1800  (Age > 46 years) 
    Notes 

    • Pioneer History of Meigs Co, OH to 1949:

      James Rust (probably of age 1762) married Mary Crump who in 1800 was administratrix of his estate. Plantation: "Island", Richmond Co.

      1810 Fauquier Co tax list:
      Rust, Benjamin(James (Rust) 2-4-3-1 1 stud horse
      1 - free males over 16
      2 - horses owned
      3 - tithable slaves over 16
      4 - tithable slaves between 12 and 16

      1850 Wirt Co 258-258
      Rust, Mary, 60, VA
      Mary, 35
      Elizabeth, 27
      David, 20
      Charles, 18
      Susan, 17

      Virginia Marriages to 1800:
      Courtney, Peggy
      Rust, James Newton
      21 Feb 1798
      Virginia
      Westmoreland County
    Children 
     1. Sarah Ruth RUST,   b. 4 Mar 1786, Loudoun County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1864, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     2. James Newton RUST,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Family ID F952  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1740 - prob Richmond Co, VA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Abt 1800 - prob Richmond Co, VA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S50] Pioneer History of Meigs Co, Oh to 1949, page 406.