Facts and Events
John Ott was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Will of John Ott
- Page 221.--11th October, 1808. John Ott's will--To wife, Mary; to son, John (Jack horse and Allen Mare); to each of three daughters and granddaughter; son, David; to daughter. Sally (unmarried). Executors, wife Mary; son, John, and Alexander Berryhill. Teste: Thos. Young, John Cooper, Wm. Cooper, Samuel Young. Proved, 28th November, 1808. John and Alexander qualify.
Records of John Ott, Sr. in Augusta County, VA
From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:
- Vol. 2 - TITHABLES. - Tithables, 1781; William McPheeters's List: John Ott.
- Vol. 2 - Marriage Bond in Augusta County - 1796--May 31, Adam King and Henry Huffman, surety. Adam King and Mary (Anna Maria) Ott, daughter of John Ott (consent in German).
- Vol. 2 - Marriage Bond in Augusta County - 1798--March 10, John Gall, of Rockbridge, of age, and John Ott, surety. John Gall, of Rockbridge, and Margaret Fulwider, daughter of Jacob Fulwider, deceased.