|. James Dalton, c1770 - 1850s, poss s/o William Dalton
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
1 James Dalton,5 ? 02 (William,4)
. b ca 1770 Va; d 1850's (d 1855 acc to one source). (his middle initial "S." acc to some sources)
. Some have claimed that James was a son of William Dalton of Grayson Co, Va, but there is no evidence of James' parentage
. James didn't receive land from William and did not own land in Grayson Co. The other sons of William all received land from him.
. m 5 Aug 1802 (bond 26 Jul) Bedford Co, Va to Sarah Turpin, b 28 Sep 1772 Va, d 24 Mar 1852 Carroll Co, Va.
. Robert Woodcock surety for marriage bond.
. 1810, 31 Mar: Grayson Co, Va tax list, James Dalton, 2-0-5.
. 1815, 14 Mar: Grayson Co tax list, James Dalton.
. 1820 Grayson Co census, James not located.
. 1830 Grayson Co census, p 254, James Dalton, 11121001-00010001.
. 1840 Grayson Co census, p 286, James Dalton, 00110001-00000101.
. 1850 Carroll Co, Va census, p 380, #940/940, James Dalton,80 Va, miller, Sarah,70 Va, Malinda,30 Va.
11 1. Larkin Dalton, b 5 Jan 1804 Va, m Rebecca ____.
. Moved to Scott and Lee Co's, Va.
12 2. Matthew Dalton, b 5 Jun 1806 Va, m Mary Narcissus Mitchell (Polly) (Sprewell?).
. Moved to Wythe and Smyth Co's, Va and Hawkins Co, Tenn.
. 3. Greenville Dalton, b 7 Jun 1807.
13 4. Lewis Dalton, b ca 1812-14 Va, m Frances Jane Goad (Fannie).
. 5. Malinda Dalton, b ca 1820 Va.
. 6. Susannah Dalton, b 1822, d prior 1828.
14 7. Andrew J. Dalton, b ca 1822-28 Grayson Co, m(1) Mary Ann Spencer (Polly), m(2) Elizabeth Goble.
15 8. Lemuel Dalton, b ca 1824-30 Va, m Agnes M. Sampson (Aggy).
. Ref: 1. R. James Spidles's notes at www.rootsweb.com, email: James@SpidleFamily.com
. 2. "Carroll 1765-1815 The Settlements", 1985, John Perry Alderman, p 102. He says that James Dalton was a son of William,
. and that all his children were named in 1811 deeds, although some have claimed otherwise
. 3. Ken F. Haas' notes on this family. He said that James didn't receive land from William and did not own land in Grayson
. Co, while the other sons of William all received land from him.