Facts and Events
Manus Burger was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Records in Augusta County, VA
From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:
- Page 224 - Michael Moyer, 178 acres, Head Spring of Joes Creek in West Gap. Beginning at Weatherholt's corner on Fairfax line. Adjoining Desponet, Burgar. March 1, 1773. [Abstract of Land Grant Surveys, 1761-1791, Augusta & Rockingham Counties, Virginia, by Peter Cline Kaylor, pg. 80]. (Note: this record is likely referring to either Manus or his son John).
- Page 127 - John Burger, 50 acres, on Rockfish Gap Road. Mentioned David Glen, Manus Burger and the Gret Road. February 28, 1769. [Abstract of Land Grant Surveys, 1761-1791, Augusta & Rockingham Counties, Virginia, by Peter Cline Kaylor, pg. 46].
- Page 242.--25th February, 1788. James Hayes, of Albemarle, Braxton Eastham, of Rockbridge, to William Greyson, Nathaniel Garland and James Brooks, of Albemarle, 333 acres at Rockfish Gap, three patents belonging to Manus Burger, deceased, and John Burger, lately in possession of Henry Lyon, and now in possession of James P. Hulse. Teste: Jesse and Thomas Stockton, John Mills.
- Page 244.- (abt. 12th June, 1789.) -- List of book debts due Thomas Stuart--By John Allison (Middle River); James Bates, Jr.; Manis Burgey. (Note: listed among many others).
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 International Genealogical Index. (LDS Church, 1999-2005).