Facts and Events
Jacob Baltzell was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Estate Records of Jacob Baltzell
- 22d September, 1806--Anne Ballzel, Saml. Campbell, administrators of Jacob Baltzel; Mary Brooks, James Best, administrators of Samuel Brooks; Saml. McCray, administrator of Margt. Armstrong.
Records in Augusta County, VA
From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:
- Vol. 2 - Scott vs. Baltzell--O. S. 206; N. S. r8-Oratrix is Nancy Scott, widow of administratrix of Wm. Scott, who sold to Jacob Baltzel a tract near Middlebrook in 1805. Wm. died intestate, leaving children and heirs, viz: James Harvey and John Newton Scott, infants. Jacob is also dead, leaving widow Ann, who has married Alexander Drumgold, and children, viz: Peggy, Nancy, Elizabeth and Samuei, all infants. Power of attorney by Nancy and Elizabeth Baltzell of Frederick County, Maryland, heirs of William, 1818.