m. ABT 1740
Facts and Events
Johannes Adam Roush (Rausch) was one of the Early Settlers of Germanna Colony
Immigration to Germanna Colony
Johannes Rausch (Roush) is listed amoung the settlers that migrated from Germany to Germanna Colony in Virginia in 1721.
Information on Johannes Roush
•ID: I04002 •Name: Johannes Adam ROUSH •Sex: M •Birth: 1711 in Germany •Death: 19 OCT 1786 in Shenandoah Co., VA
Marriage 1 Susannah SEHLER b: 1713 •Married: BET 1739 AND 1740 Children 1. Eleanor ROUSH b: 1751 in Shenandoah Co., VA
Record in Augusta County, VA
Several of John Rouse's children are mentioned in the following suit in Augusta County, VA records:
Wm. Graham, deceased. In 1805 John Roush and others sued above in Mason County. William Graham died intestate. Jakob and Susanna are the only heirs of age living in Virginia at any time during the suit, and confided the management to their near relation, Edward Graham, an attorney. Prays an appeal. Susanna lives in Bedford. Amended bill by John, Jacob, Harry, Daniel, George, Jonas Roush. Answer by William Hay says that on 3d March, 1798, he as attorney for Major John Poison, who resides in England, sold to Rev. Wm. Graham 6,000 acres on Ohio River in Kenawha County (deed recorded in General Court). Edward Graham deposes in Rockbridge County, 18th September, 1805, that he has known the children of Wm. Graham from their infancy. William never had a child named Rebecca Graham and William Graham, Jr., is under age.
Information on John Adam Rouse
From Ancestry.com tree:
John Adam Roush owned a mill on Mill Creek, Shenandoah Co., VA - furnished provisions to Continental armies during Revolution
Marriage 1 Susannah Sehler b: WFT Est 1700-1725 •Married: ABT 1740 in probably Northumberland, Co., PA Children:
Sources: 1.Title: U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 Author: Yates Publishing Publication: Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004 Repository: Note: www.ancestry.com Media: Ancestry.com Page: Source number: 7110.009; Source type: Pedigree chart; Number of Pages: 23; Submitter Code: . Text: Name: John Adam Roush Birth Date: 1711 Birth Place: Gr Note: http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=worldmarr_ga&h=1045029&ti=0&indiv=try