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FAMILY RECORD

The Self Family in the United States


THIRD GENERATION:
STEPHEN SELF LINE

STEPHEN SELF
Born before 1692, probably in Westmoreland County, VA. Died after 1747. He m. before 1712, Jane Joyce Garner, daughter of John and Jane (Joyce) Garner.

CHILDREN:

1. *Stephen b. BEF 1720 d. AFT 1778
2. *Job

FRANCIS SELF
Born after 1692. Francis Self served under George Washington in the Virginia Militia in 1754 and again in 1755 under General Braddock. Francis was promised land for his service in the French and Indian War, but he never got it until 1773. In that year, he received a tract of 400 acres in Augusta County, VA as a result of a pact signed by George Washington. However, squatters had since moved onto the land, and Francis spent the rest of his life filing lawsuits against them and paying heavily for surveying costs. One such lawsuit was against William Marshall of Caroline County, VA. He m. before 1734, probably in Westmoreland County, VA., Katharine ---.

CHILDREN:

1. *Samuel Alison b. BEF 1733
2. *Jeremiah b. ABT 1736
3. *Francis b. BEF 1743

WALTER SELF
Born about 1700. Died about 1747. He m. about 1735 Mary ----.

PHILLIP SELF
Born about 1710 in VA. Went to North Carolina. He was in Mecklenburg, NC by 1790. He m. ---.

CHILDREN:

1. *Willoughby b. ABT 1735
2. *Jacob b. BEF 1757
3. *Job b. BEF 1760

JOB SELF
Born about 1715, probably in Westmoreland County, VA. Job first moved to Fairfax County, VA between 1749 and 1754 and then went to SC. He was in Orange County, NC in 1755 and in Bute County, NC in 1769. He bought and sold land in Warren County, NC between 1770 and 1782 and was a juror in Franklin County, NC in 1786. He had some troubles in 1766-68. He m. Nancy Hudson, probably while he was still in VA.

CHILDREN:

1. *Presley, b. ABT 1732 d. ABT 1812
2. *Vincent b. ABT 1740 d. AFT 1807
3. *William, b. ABT 1748 d. BET 1820-30
4. *Willoughby b. ABT 1751
5. *Parrish b. BEF 1756 d. ABT 1806
6. *Bradley b. 1753
(possibly daughters Jemima, Susannah, and Ruth)


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