also spelled Edmiston, Edminston, Edmondson, Edmundson
Samuel Edmondson was born about 1738. He was the son of John Edmonston.
He married Elizabeth Edmondson.
Mary Edmondson (married Samuel Robinson),
Martha Edmondson (married William Gilmore), and
Margaret Edmondson (married William Watson).
Samuel died in Washington County, Virginia. His will was dated April 27,
1808 and probated on May 17, 1808. He mentioned his sons David, Samuel, and John and grandsons Samuel Edmiston Gilmore, Samuel Edmiston Watson, and Samuel Edmiston.
Washington County, Virginia Survey Records Abstracts submitted to the USGenWeb archives a by Rhonda Robertson
Robert Crow, assignee of James Montgomery
Preemption Warrant #2029
dated February 12, 1782
on the south side of the middle fork of Holstein [Holston] River
corner to Samuel Edmondson's land
February 11, 1796
41 1/2 ac
treasury warrant #8482
dated April 5, 1782
on the north side of the Middle Fork of Holstein River
line of John Orr's land with Robert Allison's land - corner to Samuel Steel & Edmondson's land - corner to William Edmondson & Samuel Edmondson's land
July 15, 1796
The Holston River flows from Kingsport to Knoxville.