Jacob Hampton

Jacob Hampton

Male 1724 - 1801  (76 years)

   Has 2 ancestors and more than 500 descendants in this family tree.



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  • Name Jacob Hampton 
    Gender Male 
    Born 30 Sep 1724  Bedford Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 1801  Wilkes Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Wilkes Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence
    • VA>NC
    Person ID I26075  All Data
    Last Modified 11 Oct 2008 

    Father John Hampton 
    Mother Mary Turner 
    Family ID F27321  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Judith (Judah) Johnson 
    Married Abt 1742  Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. William Hampton,   b. Abt 1742
     2. Thomas Hampton,   b. Abt 1744, Probably in Halifax Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1817, Wilkes Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years)
     3. James Hampton,   b. Abt 1750, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1785, Wilkes Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 35 years)
     4. Micajah Hampton,   b. Abt 1751, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Sarah Hampton
     6. Judith Hampton,   b. Abt 1760, Bedford Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1811, Warren Co., Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 51 years)
     7. Joel Hampton,   b. Abt 1762, Bedford Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1832, Logan Co., Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years)
     8. Turner Hampton,   b. Abt 1764, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Oct 1834, Wilkes Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years)
     9. Reuben Hampton,   b. Abt 1767,   d. Abt 1824, Warren Co., Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years)
     10. Susannah Hampton
    Last Modified 18 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F15187  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Sep 1724 - Bedford Co., Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt 1742 - Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1801 - Wilkes Co., North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Wilkes Co., North Carolina Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • 1790, 1800 Wilkes Co., NC Census -- Wilkes Co. NC Deeds, Bk. A-1, p. 23 (1779) -- Jacob owned land on Cub Creek in Wilkes Co. by 1779 & was still there in 1793 -- Wilkes Co. NC Deeds, Bk B-1, p. 279 (1793) -- Note posted to Hampton GenForum by Lois Waddington: waddham@aol.com - Info provided by Bernice Jurin, Surprise, AZ gave his birth as 30 Sept. 1724, Bedford Co., VA; d. 1801 in Wilkes Co., NC -- Jacob & Judith may have lived in Alleghany Co., NC in 1798 per a deed tying him to Thomas Hampton -- Jacob was in Halifax Co., VA in 1768; in 1777 he moved to Wilkes Co., NC per Lois Waddington -- Jacob was a 1st cousin of James Hampton who also lived in Wilkes Co., NC; Jacob came to Wilkes Co., NC from Caroline Co., VA through Halifax Co., VA; James came to Surry Co. (next to Wilkes) from Fairfax Co., VA through Halifax Co., VA; James was a brother of Anthony Hampton who also lived in Surry Co. before moving to SC and being massacred there along with his wife and son, Preston, by Indians in 1776 -- One researcher wrote that Jacob was in Bedford Co., VA before moving to Halifax Co., VA

      Descendants of Jacob Hampton from Anne Millsaps on Ancestry.com
      Generation No. 1
      1. JACOB11 HAMPTON (JOHN10, THOMAS9, JOHN8, THOMAS7, WILLIAM6, LAURENCE5, JOHN4, THOMAS3 DE HAMPTON, JOHN2, RICHARD GERVAIS1) (Source: Davis, Virginia Lee Hutcheson, Tidewater Virginia Families, (Baltimore, Genealogical Publishing Company, 1989), 332.) was born 1727 in VA, and died Aft. 1790. He married JUDITH JOHNSON Abt. 1747 in Caroline or Amelia Co., VA. She was born Abt. 1730 in VA.
      Notes for JACOB HAMPTON:
      Traced from Caroline County to Halifax County VA, then to Wilkes County, NC, where he settled near Moravian Falls.
      Children of JACOB HAMPTON and JUDITH JOHNSON are:
      i. THOMAS12 HAMPTON (Source: Watauga County Genealogical Society, Watauga County Heritage, (2 Vols. Hunter Publishing Co., Winston Salem NC 1983-1987).), b. Abt. 1755, Caroline Co., VA; d. Apr 1817, Wilkes Co., NC; m. ABIGAIL LAWS, Abt. 1769, Surry Co., NC; b. Abt. 1752, NC; d. Aft. 1817.
      Notes for THOMAS HAMPTON:
      Will dated 1817.
      ii. JUDAH HAMPTON, b. Bef. 1771, Surry Co., NC; d. Aft. 1817; m. (1) JESSE GREER, 14 Aug 1779; m. (2) WILLIAM MITCHELL, 1789, Wilkes Co., NC.
      iii. JAMES HAMPTON, b. Aft. 1745; d. Aft. 25 Oct 1786, Wilkes Co., NC; m. RACHEL FREEMAN.
      Notes for JAMES HAMPTON:
      Struck by lightning, which caused his death.
      iv. JOEL HAMPTON.
      v. REUBEN HAMPTON.
      vi. TURNER HAMPTON, b. 1764, Halifax County, Virginia; d. Nov 1834, Wilkes Co., NC; m. SARAH GREER, 1790, Wilkes County, North Carolina; b. 1773, Wilkes County, North Carolina; d. Aft. 1840, Wilkes County, North Carolina.
      vii. AMELIA HAMPTON, m. BENJAMIN MARTIN.

  • Sources 
    1. [S10385] Info provided by Bernice Jurin, Surprise, AZ.

    2. [S9903] Info provided by Laura@angel-family.com.