Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

James Legg

Male 1754 - 1822  (68 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  James Legg was born 8 Aug 1754, Dettingen Parish, Prince William County, Virginia (son of Fortunatus Legg and Hannah Smith); died 8 Nov 1822, Prince William County, Virginia.

    James married Elizabeth Hughes Abt 1774, Dettingen Parish, Prince William County, Virginia. Elizabeth (daughter of Edward Hughes and Elizabeth Grigsby) was born 13 Jan 1758, Dettingen Parish, Prince William County, Virginia; died 1823, Prince William County, Virginia. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Elijah Legg was born 4 Jan 1775, Dettingen Parish, Prince William County, Virginia; died 17 Jul 1835, Alexandria, Virginia.
    2. Margaret Legg was born Abt 1778, Dettingen Parish, Prince William County, Virginia; died Aft 1802, Wood County, West Virginia.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Fortunatus Legg was born 6 Apr 1723, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia (son of Thomas Legg and Sarah Davenport); died 18 Jun 1804, Leesburg, Loudoun County, Virginia.

    Fortunatus married Hannah Smith Abt 1746, Prince William County, Virginia. Hannah was born 1729; died 30 Nov 1816, Prince William County, Virginia. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Hannah Smith was born 1729; died 30 Nov 1816, Prince William County, Virginia.
    Children:
    1. Ambrose Legg was born 1750, Prince William County, Virginia.
    2. Elijah Legg was born 1753, Prince William County, Virginia; died 24 Sep 1832, Perry Twp., Franklin County, Ohio.
    3. 1. James Legg was born 8 Aug 1754, Dettingen Parish, Prince William County, Virginia; died 8 Nov 1822, Prince William County, Virginia.
    4. John Legg was born 1755, Prince William County, Virginia.
    5. William Legg was born Bef 1759, Prince William County, Virginia; died 22 Jul 1833, Culpeper County, Virginia.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Thomas Legg was born Bef 1693, Northumberland County, Virginia; died Aft 1755, Prince William County, Virginia.

    Thomas married Sarah Davenport Bef 3 Jun 1719, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia. Sarah (daughter of George Davenport and Ruth Sydnor) was born Bef 1697, Lancaster County, Virginia; died Aft 1736, Prince William County, Virginia. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Sarah Davenport was born Bef 1697, Lancaster County, Virginia (daughter of George Davenport and Ruth Sydnor); died Aft 1736, Prince William County, Virginia.
    Children:
    1. Ruth Legg was born 25 Mar 1721, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia.
    2. Elizabeth Legg was born 7 Oct 1722, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia.
    3. 2. Fortunatus Legg was born 6 Apr 1723, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia; died 18 Jun 1804, Leesburg, Loudoun County, Virginia.
    4. Sarah Legg was born 12 Oct 1725, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia; died 1 Jun 1780, Richmond County, Virginia.
    5. Davenport Legg was born 8 Sep 1728, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia; died Mar 1761, Fauquier County, Virginia.
    6. George Legg was born 18 Mar 1732/33, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia; died Aft 1798, Fauquier County, Virginia.
    7. Thomas Legg was born 11 Apr 1737, Prince William County, Virginia; died Aft 1782, Prince William County, Virginia.


Generation: 4

    Children:
    1. James Legg was born 1688, Northumberland County, Virginia; died Aft 1735, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia.
    2. 4. Thomas Legg was born Bef 1693, Northumberland County, Virginia; died Aft 1755, Prince William County, Virginia.
    3. Elizabeth Legg was born Bef 1708, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia.
    4. William Legg was born Bef 1692; died 11 Feb 1712/13, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Inventory.

  1. 10.  George Davenport was born Bef 1668, Lancaster County, Virginia (son of John Davenport and Margaret Sydnor); died 3 Mar 1734/35, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia - Probate.

    George married Ruth Sydnor Bef 12 Apr 1693, Lancaster County, Virginia. Ruth (daughter of Fortunatus Sydnor and Johanna Lawson) was born 24 Aug 1676, Lancaster County, Virginia; died Aft 1736, Lancaster County, Virginia. [Group Sheet]


  2. 11.  Ruth Sydnor was born 24 Aug 1676, Lancaster County, Virginia (daughter of Fortunatus Sydnor and Johanna Lawson); died Aft 1736, Lancaster County, Virginia.
    Children:
    1. Elizabeth Davenport was born Bef 1696, Lancaster County, Virginia; died 10 Feb 1783, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia - Probate.
    2. 5. Sarah Davenport was born Bef 1697, Lancaster County, Virginia; died Aft 1736, Prince William County, Virginia.
    3. Margaret Davenport was born Bef 1699, Lancaster County, Virginia; died Aft 1736, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia.
    4. Fortunatus Davenport was born Bef 1713, Lancaster County, Virginia.