Facts and Events
David Kauffman was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA
Acquisition of Land from Orange County, Virginia Records:
- Pages 406-10. 8-9 May 1741. Henry Crum of St. Mark's Parish, Orange County to David Coffman of same. Lease and release; for £70 Pennsylvania money. 200 acres... on a north side of the Hawksbill run... (signed) Henry (H C) Crum. Wit: John Newport, Christopher Zimmerman, Leonhardt Ziglar [signed in German]. 28 May 1741. Proved by John Newport, Christopher Zimmerman and Leonard Ziglar. [Orange County Virginia Deed Book 4, Dorman, pg. 62].
Records in Augusta County, VA
- G-398: Thomas Conway of Prince William County, 1,007 acres in Augusta County. Surv. Mr. George Hume. On Dry run of Hawk's Bill. Adj. David Coffman (Koffman), James Murray, Widow Coffman, Bryan Breeding, Peter Ruffner, John Houldiman. 2 Aug. 1750. [Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1742-1775, Vol. 2, Gertrude E. Gray, pg. 43].