Henerich 'Henry' Schluchter
Facts and Events
Heinrich Schlucter was one of the Early Settlers of Germanna Colony
Immigration to Germanna Colony
- Henerich Schluchter and his family are listed among the second group of settlers to Germanna Colony in Virginia in April 1717:
- Heinrich Schlucter, 20, came with Fleischmann family, he married Sarah Fleischman, daughter of Cyriachus Fleischmann.
Early Land Acquisition in Orange County, VA
Acquisition of Land from Orange County, Virginia Records:
- Pages 84-89. 28-29 July 1737. Ziriachus Fleishman of Orange County to Sarah Sluchter of same. Lease and release; for ₤20 current money. 200 acres, part of 400 acres granted to Ziriachus and Peter Fleshman 28 Sept. 1738... Jacob Proyles (s/b Broyles) line.. (signed) Ziriachus Fleishman. Wit: Wm. Waller, James Porteus, John Smith. Deed delivered to Henry Sluchter, husband of said Sarah Sluchter. 25 Aug. 1737. Acknowledged by Ziriachus Fleishman. [Orange County Virginia Deed Book 2, Dorman, pg. 40]. (Note: Ziriachus (Cyriacus) Fleischman was the father-in-law of Heinrich Schlucter).
Information on Heinrich Schluchter
It is probable that Heinrich Schuster that is listed in the 2nd Germanna Colony Families is an older brother (at age 20 in 1717) to Elizabeth Schuster, that married Johannes Stinecipher (Stonecipher).