Facts and Events
Mathias Castler (Gessler) was one of the Early Settlers of Germanna Colony
Immigration to Germanna Colony
- Mathias Castler (Gessler) and his family are listed among the second group of settlers to Germanna Colony in Virginia in April 1717:
- Matthias Gessler (Castler), Susanna Christina (Schnell), Matthias Friedrich, 4, Anna Magdalena, 1.
Records in Virginia
- G-365: William Lynn of Spotsylvania County, Gent. & Practicioner of Physick, 378 acres in Orange County. Surv. Mr. George Hume. Adj. Benjamin Powell, Calce Crest, Mathew Castler, Edware & John Daughity. 16 Feb. 1749. [Index - Linn]. [Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1742-1775, Vol. 2, Gertrude E. Gray, pg. 41].