Person:Hans Zimmerman (2)

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Hans Christoph Zimmerman
  1. Hans Christoph Zimmerman1691 - bef 1749
  • HHans Christoph Zimmerman1691 - bef 1749
  • WDorothea Rottle1687 - 1714
m. 27 Jul 1710
  1. John Nicholas Zimmerman1711 - 1776
  2. Still Born Zimmerman1713 -
m. 4 Sep 1714
  1. John Nicholas Zimmerman1711 - 1776
  2. Andreas 'Andrew' Zimmerman1713 - 1740
  3. Johann Martin Zimmerman1715 - 1717
  4. Christopher Zimmerman1719 - 1781
  5. Barbara Zimmerman1721 - 1786
  6. Frederick Zimmerman1724 - 1766
  7. Elizabeth Zimmerman1726 - 1766
  8. Catherine Zimmerman1728 -
Facts and Events
Name[1][2][3][4][5][6] Hans Christoph Zimmerman
Gender Male
Birth[1][4] 16 Mar 1691 Bietigheim, Ludwigsburg, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany
Alt Marriage BEF 1711 Germanyto Elizabeth Albrecht
Marriage 27 Jul 1710 Baden, Baden-Baden, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germanyto Dorothea Rottle
Marriage 4 Sep 1714 Bietigheim, Ludwigsburg, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germanyto Elizabeth Albrecht
Other[5][6] 1717 VirginiaArrival
Death[2] bef. 23 Mar 1749 Mount Pony, Culpeper, Virginia, USA

Hans Christoph Zimmerman was one of the Early Settlers of Germanna Colony

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Immigration to Germanna Colony

Christopher Zimmerman and his family are listed among the second group of settlers to Germanna Colony in Virginia in April 1717:


  • (Hans) Christoph Zimmerman , Anna Elisabeth, Johannes, 6, Andreas, 4, Johann Martin, 2.

Early Land Acquisition in Orange County, VA

Acquisition of Land from Orange County, Virginia Records:


  • Pages 100-04. 21-22 Sept. 1737. Concrat Ambyon of St. Mark's Parish, Orange County, planter, to Christopher Zimmerman of same. Lease and release; for £30 current money. 445 acres on Potatoe Run in the great fork of Rapahannock River... granted to Ambyon 1 May 1728... corner to Timothy Stamp... run side, corner to Christopher Zimmerman. (signed) Conrad Amberger. Wit: Thomas Hill, Abraham Strickler, John Newport. 22 Sept. 1737. Acknowledged by Conrad Amberger. [Orange County Virginia Deed Book 2, Dorman, pg. 41].


Disposition of Land from Orange County, Virginia Records:


  • Pages 89-93. 24-25 July 1737. Christopher Zimmerman to Barbara Ziegler. Lease and release; for ₤25 current money. 200 acres adjoyning to the said Christopher Zimmerman's lands... (signed) Christopher Zimmerman. 25 Aug. 1737. Acknowledged by Christopher Zimmerman. [Orange County Virginia Deed Book 2, Dorman, pg. 40]. (Note: the record in Orange County gives the probable location of this land).
  • Pages 347-50. 10-11 Feb. 1740 [1741]. Christopher Zimmerman of Orange County to Leonard Seigler of same, potter. Lease and release; [consideration blank]. 445 acres upon Potato Run... corner Timothy Stampe... on the run side and corner to Christopher Zimmerman. {signed) Christopher Zimmerman. Wit: Jno. Newport. 26 March 1741. Acknowledged by Christopher Zimmerman. [Orange County Virginia Deed Book 4, Dorman, pg. 57].

Will of Christopher Zimmerman

  • Pages 138-39. Will of Christopher Zimmerman of St. Mark's Parish in the County of Orange, dated 30 Nov. 1748.
Unto my son John Zimmerman £5 current money of Virginia.
To my son Frederick Zimmerman all the plantation whereon he now liveth containing 200 acres lying in the fork of Stony Run.
To my son Christopher Zimmerman the plantation whereon I now live containing 200 acres, part of a patent of 440 acres, after the decease or marriage of my wife Eliza. Zimmerman.
To my daughter Elizabeth Zimmerman the remaining part of the tract whereon I now live, being part of a patent for 440 acres. Also one bed commonly called Betty's bed with furniture. Also one oval table and six black walnut chairs.
To my daughter Katherine Zimmerman 400 acres in Augusta County on the west side of the Blue Ridge. Also one bed and furniture commonly called Katherine's bed and furniture. Also one oval table and six black walnut chairs and also one sorrel pacing horse branded LZ.
All my personal estate to be equally divided between my loving wife Eliza. Zimmerman and my six children.
My loving wife Eliza. Zimmerman and my two sons John and Frederick Zimmerman executors.
(signed) Christopher Zimmerman
Wit: Fras. Tyler, Francis Strother, Frederick (F K) Cobler, Christopher Zimmerman Junr.
23 March 1748 [1749]. Presented by Elizabeth the executrix. Proved by Francis Tyler, Francis Strother and Frederick Cobler. John Zimmerman and Frederick Zimmerman renounced the burthen of the execution. [Orange County Virginia Will Book 2, Dorman, pg. 29].
  • Page 141. Christopher Zimmerman. Inventory. 14 April 1749. Made in obedience to order of 23 March 1748 [1749]. Total valuation £89.4.8, including servants John Vaughan and Joshua Watson and work of one Negro man until 10 December. (signed) John Hackley, Thos. Stubblefield, Francis Strother. 22 June 1749. Returned. [Orange County Virginia Will Book 2, Dorman, pg. 3].

Records of Christopher Zimmerman in Orange County, VA

  • Pages 494-98. [493 blank]. 34-24 Aug. 1738. Thomas and Augustine Smith, the former of Truro Parish, Prince William County and the latter of St. Mark's Parish, Orange County, to William Roy of St. Mark's Parish. Lease and release; for ₤6 current money. 100 acres in the great fork of the Rappahannock River, part of 350 acres patented byh Majr. Augustine Smith and bounded by the lands of Christopher Zimmerman, Mr. James Pollart, Mr. Francis Thornton and John Carder (prob. Carter). (signed) Thos. Smith, Agt. Smith. Wit: Thomas Yeates, John Carder, Anne Ball. 24 Aug. 1738. Acknowledged by Thomas and Augustine Smith. [Orange County Virginia Deed Book 2, Dorman, pg. 62].
  • Pages 229-30. Bond of Barbara Amberger and Xstopoher Zimmerman unto Thomas Chew, Gent., justice. For £200. 23 July 1742. Barbara Ambarger is admx. of Conrad Ambarger, dec. (signed) Barbara (X) Ambarger, Xstopher Zimmerman. [Orange County, Virginia Will Book 1, Dorman, pg. 45].
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    Birth date: 11 April 1711Birth place: Bietigheim

  2. 2.0 2.1 Edmund West, comp. Family Data Collection - Deaths. (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2001.).

    Death date: 1757Death place: Culpeper, VA, USA

  3. Ancestry.com. Virginia Land, Marriage, and Probate Records, 1639-1850. (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.Original data - Chalkley, Lyman. Chronicles of the Scotch-Irish Settlement in Virginia, 1745-1800. Extracted from the Original Court Records of Augusta County. Baltimore: Genealogical).
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    Birth date: 16 March 1691Birth place: Bietigheim

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    Arrival date: 1717Arrival place: Virginia

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    Arrival date: 1717Arrival place: Virginia

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