DAVID LAIR ROADCAP

Male 1824 - 1909


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  DAVID LAIR ROADCAP was born 20 Oct 1824, GOSHEN, ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA (son of CHRISTIAN CHRISTOPHER† ROADCAP and ELIZABETH (LEAR) LAIR); died 11 Jul 1909, GOSHEN, ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA.

    DAVID married 9 Apr 1858, GOSHEN, ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. JENSTELLA R. ROADCAP was born 3 Jul 1859, GOSHEN, ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA.
    2. ELIZA A. ROADCAP was born 14 Apr 1862, GOSHEN, ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA.
    3. MARY E. ROADCAP was born 9 Oct 1864, GOSHEN, ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA; died 23 Oct 1864.
    4. DAVID ALLAN ROADCAP was born 20 Mar 1866, GOSHEN, ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA; died 18 Aug 1906.
    5. WILLIAM LEYBURN ROADCAP was born 17 Apr 1869, GOSHEN, ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA; died 31 May 1955.
    6. JOHN CALVIN ROADCAP was born 8 Sep 1871, GOSHEN, ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA; died 18 Apr 1898.
    7. WALTER ENNIS ROADCAP was born 10 Apr 1875, GOSHEN, ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  CHRISTIAN CHRISTOPHER† ROADCAP was born 12 Aug 1776, MILL CREEK, PAGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA (son of MARY MAGDALENE HEYDT HITE); died 9 Oct 1848, GOSHEN, ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA.

    Notes:

    CHRISTIAN MARRIED ELIZABETH LAIR AND HELPED FOUND THE TOWN OF GOSHEN OVER IN ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA. THEY RAISED A LARGE FAMILY AND CALLED THEIR NAME ROADCAP. ALL THE ROADCAPS OF THAT COUNTY ARE DECENDED OF THIS PAIR. THEY HAD A FEW SLAVES WHO CALLED THEIR NAME ROADCAP ALSO IN THE 1850 ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY CENSUS. CHRISTIAN'S FATHER USED TO CARRY GOLD IN HIS SADDLE BAGS EVERY YEAR FROM LURAY TO MAKE PAYMENTS ON CHRISTIAN'S PLANTATION "THE MAPLES" AT GOSHEN, STILL OWNED BY HIS DECENDENTS TO THIS DAY. CHRISTIAN WAS THE OTHER TWIN BORN IN 1776. THE MISSOURI ROADCAPS ARE CHRISTIAN'S DECENTENTS.

    CHRISTIAN married ELIZABETH (LEAR) LAIR [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  ELIZABETH (LEAR) LAIR
    Children:
    1. BARBARA ROADCAP was born 1804, GOSHEN, ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA.
    2. MAGDALIN ROADCAP was born 1805, GOSHEN, ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA.
    3. SUSAN ROADCAP was born 1806, GOSHEN, ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA.
    4. ANN ROADCAP was born 1808, GOSHEN, ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA.
    5. GEORGE W. ROADCAP was born 9 Dec 1814, GOSHEN, ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA; died 18 Dec 1859; was buried OLD BAPTIST CEM., GOSHEN, ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA.
    6. MARY ROADCAP was born 1816, GOSHEN, ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA.
    7. MATILDA ROADCAP was born 1818, GOSHEN, ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA.
    8. ABRAHAM B. ROADCAP was born 8 Oct 1822, GOSHEN, ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA; died 18 Jan 1912, BELLS VALLEY ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA.
    9. 1. DAVID LAIR ROADCAP was born 20 Oct 1824, GOSHEN, ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA; died 11 Jul 1909, GOSHEN, ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA.
    10. CHRISTIAN A. ROADCAP was born 26 Nov 1827, GOSHEN, ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA; died 17 Aug 1908, GOSHEN, ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA.


Generation: 3

  1. 5.  MARY MAGDALENE HEYDT HITE was born Abt 1753, HOLLAND; died 17 Aug 1776, MILL CREEK, PAGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA; was buried 1776, MILL CREEK, PAGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA.
    Children:
    1. GEORGE ROTHGEB was born 12 Aug 1776, MILL CREEK, PAGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA; died 17 Jun 1843, LURAY, PAGE COUNTY, IOWA; was buried MILL CREEK, PAGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA.
    2. 2. CHRISTIAN CHRISTOPHER† ROADCAP was born 12 Aug 1776, MILL CREEK, PAGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA; died 9 Oct 1848, GOSHEN, ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA.
    3. DAVID ROTHGEB was born 1 Feb 1778, MILL CREEK, PAGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA; died 6 Oct 1837, GOSHEN, ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA.