Capt. James CALLAWAY Jr. ID#6195, b. 23 January 1758, d. 21 June 1852
Father*Col. James CALLAWAY1 b. 25 Dec 1735, d. 1 Nov 1809
Mother*Sarah TATE1 b. Aug 1735, d. 27 Dec 1773
Birth*Capt. James CALLAWAY Jr. was born on 23 January 1758.1 
He was the son of Col. James CALLAWAY and Sarah TATE.1 
Military*James Callaway Jr. was recommended by the Bedford County Court to be a Captain in the Bedford County Militia on 22 Oct 1781.2 
Occupation*Capt. James CALLAWAY Jr. was Clerk of Franklin County between 1791 and 1813 in Franklin County, Virginia.1 
DeedHe witnessed the deed of Peter HAIRSTON and Col. Samuel HAIRSTON on 1 October 1801 in Franklin County, Virginia; On October 1, 1801, Peter Hairston, his wife Alcey, Samuel Hairston and his wife Judith, sold 310 acres on Beaver Creek for 600 pounds Virginia money to Luckville King. - Franklin County District Court Deed Book 1, page 327-329 + 336-337. FSL #7898087, images 189-190 + 194.
Marriage*Capt. James CALLAWAY Jr. married Elizabeth GREER, daughter of Capt. Moses GREER and Nancy (surname unknown), on 26 April 1802 in Franklin County, Virginia.1,3 
WillCapt. James CALLAWAY Jr. was mentioned in the will of Col. James CALLAWAY on 2 May 1809 in Bedford County, Virginia; Bedford Will Book C, page 214.4 
Death*Capt. James CALLAWAY Jr. died on 21 June 1852 at age 94.1 


Elizabeth GREER b. a 1771, d. 7 Mar 1856

Sources (

  1. [S3074] Hale, Nathaniel Claiborne, Roots In Virginia: an Account of Captain Thomas Hale, Virginia Frontiersman, His Descendants And Related Families. With Genealogies And Sketches of Hale, Saunders, Lucke, Claiborne, Lacy, Tobin And Contributing Ancestral Lines. Philadelphia?, 1948., Hathi Trust Digital Library.
  2. [S149] McAllister, J T. Virginia Militia in the Revolutionary War: Mcallister's Data. Hot Springs, Va: McAllister Pub. Co, 1913. Print., Hathi Trust Digital Library.
  3. [S3044] Virginia, Marriages, 1785-1940. Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013.
  4. [S3767] Ackerly, Mary Denham and Parker, Lula Eastman Jeter. Our Kin - The Genealogies of Some of the Early Families Who Made History in the Founding and Development of Bedford County Virginia, 1930, Family Search Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Last Edited23 Mar 2018