Facts and Events
Jacob Gochenour was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA
Acquisition of Land from Northern Neck Warrants & Surveys:
- Jacob Gohenhour, no warrant - 2 Nov. 1750; 400 acres on branch of Stovers Run a branch of North Shannandoa; adj. George Mowery. Chain Carriers - Abraham Dilbeck & George Mowery. Surv. John Baylis. On reverse of survey, "to be drawn & charged to Mr. Lewis Stephens." [Abstracts of Virginia's Northern Neck Warrants & Surveys, Orange & Augusta Counties, with Tithables, Delinquents, Petitioners, 1730-1754, Volume One, Peggy Smomo Joyner, pg. 24].
Acquisition of Land from Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants:
- H-447: Mr. Jacob Gohenour of Augusta County, 400 acres in Augusta County on Stover's Run. Surv. Mr. John Baylis. 15 June 1754. [Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1742-1775, Vol. 2, Gertrude E. Gray, pg. 75].