Facts and Events
Christoph Hauer was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Early Land Acquisition in Virginia
Acquisition of Land in Virginia:
- Page 82 - Christopher Howard, 50 acres. Adjoining Isaac Depo, Shulers, Cratzers, Jacob Harpole, Smith. May 6, 1789. [Abstract of Land Grant Surveys, 1761-1791, Augusta & Rockingham Counties, Virginia, by Peter Cline Kaylor, pg. 125]. (Note: Christopher Hauer's daughter Eva Catherine married Isaac Depoy's son Christopher. The two families likely migrated to Rockingham County from Pennsylvania around the same time).
- From Genforum Message Board:
- Nicholas Alstott moved from Berks County, Pennsylvania, to Rockingham County, Virginia, about 1780. After he died in 1783, his widow Catherine married Christopher Hauer/Hower/Howard.
- Source: http://genforum.genealogy.com/alstott/messages/31.html