Facts and Events
John Carpenter was one of the Early Settlers of Germanna Colony
Importation to Germanna Colony
John Carpenter joined the Germanna Colony in 1721, died 1782.
Record in 1721:
Johannes Zimmermann (Carpenter), c. 21
Acquisition of Land in Culpeper County, VA
Acquisition of Land from Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants 1742-1775, Vol. 2:
- K-155: John Carpenter of Culpeper, 395 acres surplus in 850 acres granted Andrew Kirker 28 Sept. 1728 nos said John Carpenter's. Surv. Mr. Philip Clayton. Adjoining Carpenter, Jno. Huffman, Geo. Long, Dr. Wm. Lynn, Adam Yeager, Jno. Mutts now Nelson, Jacob Barler, Math. Rouse, William Carpenter dec'd, Geo. Utz, where the Old German Chappel stood. Grant for whold 1,245 acres. 11 June 1760. [Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1742-1775, Vol. 2, pg. 119].
- ↑ Virginia Vital Records, Indexed by Judith McGhan, Gen. Publishing, Baltimore, 1984, jpg. 314.