Person:Henry Sowter (1)

Watchers
Browse
Henry Sowter
 
 
Facts and Events
Name Henry Sowter
Gender Male

Henry Sowter was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia

Contents

Welcome to
Old Augusta

Early Settlers
Beverley Manor
Borden's Grant
Register
Data
Maps
Places
Library
History
Index

……………………..The Tapestry
Families Old Chester OldAugusta Germanna
New River SWVP Cumberland Carolina Cradle
The Smokies Old Kentucky

__________________________

Early Land Acquisition in Orange County, VA

Acquisition of Land from Orange County, Virginia Records:


  • Pages 213-16. 15-16 Dec. 1735. Jacob Stover of St. Mark's Parish, Orange County, to Henry Sowter of same. Lease and release; for £15 current money. 300 acres on south side of Gerundo (Shenandoah), near the mouth of Mosonuttin Creek. (signed) Jacob (J S) Stover. Wit: John Bramham, Gideon Marr, Wm. Terell. 16 Dec. 1735. Acknowledged by Jacob Stover. [Orange County Virginia Deed Book 1, Dorman, pg. 16].