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John Ferguson Record

John Ferguson,

John, married: before Nov 1765; Joanna Diskin, born: ca. 1731; St. Paul, Stafford County, VA;

These are the webmaster's ancestors.

Joanna's father could have been John Diskin (1696 - 22 Oct 1764; Prince William Co. VA) who married Elizabeth Clark. There is a John Deskins who was born around 1727 in Essex Co. VA. His father was Daniel who was born in 1698. He had a brother, John. Joanna may have had siblings by the name of Ann (1724), Daniel (1726), Margaret (1727), Rachel (1729) and John (1732).

John and Joanna's three sons moved to the vicinity of Paris, Fauquier Co. VA and actually located within southern Frederick (now Clarke) Co. VA on a property called "Wildcat Hollow" which is located near Route 50 and Route 602, just north of Paris and Ashby's Gap. Their neighbors and relatives included O'Rears of "Liberty Hill", Greens, Strothers & Marshalls.

Issue: Ferguson

  • John Diskin, born: ca. 1765; Prince William County, VA; died: 1845; Clarke Co. VA; This is the webmaster's line.
  • Josiah, born: 15 Feb 1775; Prince William Co. VA; died: 14 Dec 1849; Fauquier Co. VA; buried: Ferguson Cem., Delaplane, Fauquier Co. VA;
  • James, born: between 1780-1790;

Source info.: Julie Schmees;