Person:Martin Grider (3)

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Martin Grider, of Smiths Creek
 
 
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Name Martin Grider, of Smiths Creek
Alt Name Martin Greiter
Alt Name Martin Gryton
Gender Male

Martin Grider (Greiter, Gryton) was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia

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Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA

Acquisition of Land in Virginia:


  • Page 180 - Martin Gryton, 80 acres, Smiths Creek. Adjoining John Davis Dec'd, Armentrout, Thomas Harrison. May 1, 1771. [Abstract of Land Grant Surveys, 1761-1791, Augusta & Rockingham Counties, Virginia, by Peter Cline Kaylor, pg. 65].
  • Page 180 - Martin Gryton, 248 acres, Smiths Creek. Adjoining John Davis Dec'd, Thomas Harrison, Reuben Harrison. May 1, 1771. [Abstract of Land Grant Surveys, 1761-1791, Augusta & Rockingham Counties, Virginia, by Peter Cline Kaylor, pg. 65].
  • Page 80 - Martin Grider, 59 acres, Smiths Creek. Adjoining Conrod, Cowen. March 10, 1789. [Abstract of Land Grant Surveys, 1761-1791, Augusta & Rockingham Counties, Virginia, by Peter Cline Kaylor, pg. 124].
  • Page 81 - Martin Grider, 146 acres, Smiths Creek. Adjoining Helfrey George Hermentrout, Rickaback Lockey. March 10, 1789. [Abstract of Land Grant Surveys, 1761-1791, Augusta & Rockingham Counties, Virginia, by Peter Cline Kaylor, pg. 124].

Records in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:


  • Page 8.--27th August, 1770. Martin Gryder to Daniel Zink and Lewis Runkle, £27.10.5, for which amount grantees have become security for grantor to Francis Sanderson, coppersmith of Pennsylvania, to secure said grantee; 1 still holding 50 gallons with all utensils, horses, cows, beds and furniture; one English ironpipe stove. Teste: John Sevier, Edward Sampson.
  • Page 144.--19th August, 1773. Recorded, viz: 1770--Thomas Rutherford's estate, to Evan Price and Elizabeth, his wife. 9th May--To Reuben Rutherford, William West, Dochther Knave, James Bruster. 9th May-- By vendue to, viz: Rebecca Paretree, John Dobbins, Evan Philips, Francis Dove, Martin Grider.
  • Page 462.--11th August, 1775. Sale at vendue of Elizabeth Harmantrout's estate at the house of Philip Harmantrout--sold to, viz: Peater Armantrout, Henry Kiser, Edward Mold, David Harned, Charles Dever, Henry Coler, Jacob Grub, David Jarvin (Garvin?), John Rush, Robt. Sanpils, little Geo. Armantrout. Martin Grider, John Padon (Patton), Geo. Hinton, Chas. Shuls, Peter Nicolas, Thomas Alderson.
  • Page 72 - Daniel Fraley, 14 acres, between Smiths Creek and Peaked Mountain. Adjoining Stevens, Griders, Conrod. 1787. [Abstract of Land Grant Surveys, 1761-1791, Augusta & Rockingham Counties, Virginia, by Peter Cline Kaylor, pg. 122].
  • Page 92 - Henry Armentrout, 50 acres, between Smiths Creek and Peaked Mountain. Adjoining John Armentrout, Helfrey, Martin Grider, Steven. December 23, 1789. [Abstract of Land Grant Surveys, 1761-1791, Augusta & Rockingham Counties, Virginia, by Peter Cline Kaylor, pg. 128].