Felix Seymour (1725-98) was a patriot who furnished beef to prisoners at Winchester barracks, 1782. He was born in Ireland; died in Moorefield, VA
Felix married Margaret Renick, daughter of William and Ann Renick in 1753. They settled near Mooresfield, then built a homestead at Seymourville, Grant county, Virginia, where he acquired extensive land holding and possessions. He was First Magistrate for Hardy county, served in the Virginia House of Burgess. He was a Colonel in French and Indian Wars, and also served as a Patriot in Revolutionary War. He served as an enlisted man for three years under Captain Casewell, in the Fifth Company of North Carolina Troops.
His wife, Margaret Renick was born in 1733 in Paxtang, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. She died in 1778 in Cumberland City, Pennsylvania.
This source states he was born in England:
Born in England in 1725 and died in Hampshire County, Virginia, February 1798. During the Revolution his residence was Moorefield, Virginia. He was married to Margaret Renick in 1752. Soldier enlisted May 26, 1776, under Captain Casewell in the Fifth Company of North Carolina troops and was discharged, February 8, 1780.
↑ 3.03.13.23.220.127.116.11.7 Book Title: Lineage Book : NSDAR : Volume 117 : 1915 Source Information Ancestry.com. North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016.
↑ 4.04.1 Godfrey Memorial Library, comp.. American Genealogical-Biographical Index (AGBI) [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 1999.
↑ This land record was originally published in "Chronicles of the Scotch-Irish Settlement in Virginia, 1745-1800. Extracted from the Original Court Records of Augusta County" by Lyman Chalkley. Book: 11-485
↑ 6.06.16.2 Probate Records; Author: West Virginia. County Court (Hardy County); Probate Place: Hardy, West Virginia. Source Information Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Wills and Probate Records, 1724-1985 [database on-line].