Facts and Events
Lawrence Moran was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA
Acquisition of Land from Orange County, Virginia Records:
- 14 March 1744/5 - Lawrence Moran had 238 acres surveyed on "Branch of Lee's Creek", by Thos. Lewis, Surveyor. [Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 10, Dorman, pg. 54].
Records in Augusta County, VA
From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:
- Vol. 2 - DELINQUENTS - Jno. Henderson, Constable; Rob't Stevenson, Constable; Uriah Shadwick, gone to Carolina; James Mills, not found; Abraham Mire, not found; Sam'l Martin, not found; Wm. Martial, twice charged; Lawrence Morein, runaway.
- Page 693.--18th August, 1764. Samuel McDowell and Mary to John and Robert Moffet, £20. 340 acres patented to Samuel 5th August, 1751; Laurance Morrin's line. Teste: Arthur Campbell. Delivered: Jno. Moffet. September, 1766.