Facts and Events
Joseph Lantz was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Will of Joseph Lantz
- Will of Joseph Lance of Pendleton County dated 14th February, 1817. Wife, Susannah; sons, Jonas and Benj., Joseph; daughters, Susanna, Barbara, Mary, Catherine, Christina. Recorded in Pendleton, 2d June, 1818. [Source: Chalkley's record listed below].
Records of Joseph Lantz in Augusta County, VA
From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:
- Vol. 2 - Hull vs. Lance--O. S. 328; N. S. 118--Bill, 22d November, 1818, by Henry, Peter, Susannah (wife of Thos. Kinkead), Barbara (wife of John Sitlington), Adam, Jacob, William Hull, heirs and devisees of Peter Hull of Pendleton, who on 3d June, 1788, bought land of George Lance which had been devised to him by his father, Bernard Lance, in Crabapple Bottom in Pendleton. Mary, the mother of George, had some interest in this land which adjoined Joseph Lance; 230 acres now occupied by the widow of Barnet. George Lance died February, 1818, testate. Sons, Jonas and Benj. Peter Hull died 1817, testate. Barnhard Lance's (of Augusta) will dated 5th March, 1786. Wife, Mary; son, George, infant; son, Joseph; son, Conrad; daughter, Elizabeth; daughter, Mary; devisee, Martin Lee; devisee, Conrad Buck; daughters, Margaret, Amy, Christina. Recorded in Augusta, 20th June, 1786. Susannah Lantz is mother of Jonas and Benj. Lantz. Deed, 4th October, 1790, by George Lance of Fayette County to Peter Hull of Pendleton County, 230 acres part of two tracts, viz: 400 acres and 390 acres, both granted to Bernard Lance, 10th April, 1781, in Pendleton on Crab Bottom. Recorded in Pendleton, 4th October, 1790. Will of Joseph Lance of Pendleton County dated 14th February, 1817. Wife, Susannah; sons, Jonas and Benj., Joseph; daughters, Susanna Barbara, Mary, Catherine, Christina. Recorded in Pendleton, 2d June, 1818. Will of Peter Hull of Pendleton County. Wife, Barbara; eldest son, Henry,
the Patton Place plantation; son, Peter; daughter, Susannah Kinkead, wife of Thomas (?) ; daughter, Barbara Sitlington, wife of John (?) ; son, Adam; son, Jacob; son, William; son-in-law, Wm. Harvey; grandson, Mathew Harvey. Dated 16th April, 1817.