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Dabney Anderson Ashburn, Sr
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Birth: 1757
Virginia, USA
Death: unknown
Tennessee, USA

Dabney Anderson used his middle name for most transactions, D. Anderson Ashburn is found on court records and other correspondence.

Married Francis Evans about 1778, In Caswell County, NC

On 5-8-1786 he received a land grant for 39.6 ac. of land on the Hico River in Caswell Co. NC

He is shown as having purchase land by deed book "B" pa.116(in Archives Raleigh)& sold land by deed as recorded in book "B",p.390

He served in the Indian Wars against the Chickamauga Indians under Brigadier Gen. Joseph Martin. For this service he received Certificate No.1616,dated 3-1792.

On 11-3-1795 Ashburn, according to Knox Co.Tn. deeds I,p.148,rec.247 acres from Gresham Moore for $500.
According Tennessee Gov. John Sevier's Journal under a date in 1799, Anderson Ashburn made the governor a gift of a "pepper tree"

I'd like to thank Patsy for the majority of this information.

Family links: 
  John Ashburn (1736 - 1785)
  Mary Elizabeth Gottier Ashburn (1736 - 1785)
  Frances Evans Ashburn (1755 - ____)*
  Dabney Anderson Ashburn (____ - 1842)*
  Lewis Ashburn (1780 - 1830)*
  Oden Ashburn (1783 - 1815)*
  Jesse Ashburn (1787 - 1860)*
  Washington Ashburn (1789 - ____)*
*Calculated relationship
Non-Cemetery Burial
Specifically: Burial location is lost.
Created by: Renae✫
Record added: Feb 18, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 85173081

- Renae✫
 Added: Jun. 12, 2014

- Renae✫
 Added: Jun. 12, 2014
My 4th great grandfather
- juanita vaughn pottinger
 Added: Mar. 23, 2014
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