Person:Christopher Tanner (4)

Christopher Tanner
d.1781
m. ABT 1709
  1. Mary TannerABT 1710 -
  2. Christiana TannerABT 1712 -
  3. Kathrina 'Katherine' TannerABT 1714 -
  4. Christopher TannerABT 1716 - 1797
  5. Parva 'Barbara' TannerABT 1718 -
m. bef. 1743
  1. Jacob Tanner1743 -
  2. Maria Magdalena Tanner1748 - 1824
  3. Frederick F. Tanner1750 - 1817/18
  4. Christopher Tanner1750 - 1797
  5. John Tanner1752 - 1816
  6. Dorothy Tanner1754 -
  7. Abraham Tanner1758 - 1844
Facts and Events
Name Christopher Tanner
Alt Name Christopher Gerber
Gender Male
Birth? ABT 1716 Westfalen, Preussen, Germany
Marriage bef. 1743 to Elizabeth Aylor
Death? 1781

Early Land Acquisition in Orange County, VA

Acquisition of Land in Orange County, VA:


  • Pages 78-83. 24-25 Aug. 1737. Robert Tanner of Orange County to Christopher Tanner of same. Lease and release; for £30 current money. 200 acres at the Great Mountains... corner to Henry Snyder on the south side of the Robinson River... crossing the Robinson River... three cows, one horse, one mare and colt, nine head of hoggs old and young, and all personal estate. (signed) Robt. (R) Tanner. Wit: D. Bryne, Willm. Pendleton. 35 Aug. 1737. Acknowledged by Robert Tanner. [Orange County Virginia Deed Book 2, Dorman, pg. 40].


Records of Christopher Tanner in Orange County, VA

  • Pages 83-84. 25 Aug. 1737. Bond of Christopher Tanner to Robert Tanner. For £60 current money. Robert Tanner is designed to depart this country to Germany. Christopher has agreed to take care of and maintain during life Mary the wife of the said Robert Tanner. (signed) Christopher Tanner. 25 Aug. 1737. Acknowledged by Christopher Tanner. [Orange County Virginia Deed Book 2, Dorman, pg. 40].