Person:Christopher Depoy (1)

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Christopher Depoy
d.17 April 1843 Ross County, Ohio
m. abt. 1760
  1. Christopher Depoy1761 - 1843
  2. Jacob Depoy1771 - 1851
  3. Eva Catherine Depoyabt 1774 -
m. 2 March 1785
  1. Mary Depoy1786 -
  2. Catherine Depoy1790 -
  3. Elizabeth Depoyabt 1793 -
Facts and Events
Name Christopher Depoy
Alt Name Christopher Dupo
Gender Male
Birth[1] 28 September 1761 Reading, Berks County, Pennsylvania
Marriage 2 March 1785 Rockingham County, Virginiato Eva Catherine Hauer
Death[1] 17 April 1843 Ross County, Ohio

Christopoher Depoy was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Early Land Acquisition in Virginia

Acquisition of Land in Virginia:

  • Page 83 - Christopher Dupo, 38 acres. Adjoining Michael Sellers, Solomon Mathews, Reuben Harrison. May 6, 1789. [Abstract of Land Grant Surveys, 1761-1791, Augusta & Rockingham Counties, Virginia, by Peter Cline Kaylor, pg. 125].

Revolutionary War Pension Information

Information from “Virginia/West Virginia Genealogical Data from Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Records”, Vol. 2, compiled by Patrick G. Wardell, Lt. Col. U.S. Army Ret. :

Depoy, Christopher - born September 1761, Reading, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, son of Isaac; family moved when soldier was a child to Rockingham County, Virginia, where he entered service in 1780; moved abt. 1813 to Buckskin Township, Ross County, Ohio, where Pensioned in 1833; Pennsylvania Dutch descent; brother of John; resided in Ohio in 1833; query letter in file states soldier died in April 1843, & buried Concord Township, Ross County, Ohio, near Austin. F-S2166, R799.
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