Facts and Events
Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA
Acquisition of Land from Orange County, Virginia Records:
- Pages 155-59. 8-9 March 1742 . Christopher Owell of Orange County to John Owell of same. Lease and release; for £10 current money. 100 acres, part of 400 acres granted by pattent unto Christopher Owell 28 Sept. 1728... Kindsey's line... along a hill side crossing a run... head of a branch... side of a mountain... (signed) Christopher (C) Owell, Mary (X) Owell. 24 March 1742 . Acknowledged by Christopher Owell. [Orange County Virginia Deed Book 7, Dorman, pg. 48]. (Note: John Owell is the son of Christopher Owell).
Information on John Yowell
John YOWELL [Parents] was born on 10 May 1705 in Sulzfeld, Baden, Wurttenberg, Germany. He died after 1782 in , Culpeper Co., Virginia. John married Mary.
Mary was born in 1730. She died in 1773. Mary married John YOWELL.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Blankenbaker, John (e-mail: john@@germanna.com). Thomas Wayland (Wieland), Immigrant to Virginia prior to 1720, and related lines. (P.O. Box 120, Chadds Ford, PA 19317-0120).