Person:Adam Painter (3)

Adam Painter
d.bef. 18 August 1773 Augusta County, Virginia
m. est. 1730
  1. Phillip 'Little Phil' Painterest 1730 - abt 1777
  2. John Painter, of Swan's Pondest 1733-1742 - abt 1806
  3. Adam Painter1732/33 - bef 1773
  4. George 'Little George' Painterest 1735-1745 -
  5. Jacob Painterest 1735-1745 -
  6. Matthias Painterabt 1738 - 1802
m. abt. 1756
  1. Margaret Painter
  2. Matthias Painter
  3. Barbara Painterabt 1770 -
Facts and Events
Name Adam Painter
Gender Male
Birth? 4 January 1732/33 Trappe, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
Marriage abt. 1756 Virginiato Elizabeth Selser
Death? bef. 18 August 1773 Augusta County, Virginia

Adam Painter was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA

Acquisition of Land from Chalkley's:

  • Page 453.--18th August, 1767. Michal Neice (Niece) and Margret (Margaret) to Adam Painter, £215, 360 acres patented to Michael, 10th August, 1759.

Disposition of Land from Chalkley's:

  • Page 430.--19th August, 1772. Adam Painter and Elizabeth ( ) to Jacob Myer, of Dunmore, patent to Michael Neice, 10th August, 1759, on north side of Alexander Painter's line. Delivered: Michael Hover, November Court, 1773.

Estate Records of Adam Painter

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Vol. 1. - AUGUST 18, 1773. - (152) Following to be bound: Barbara Painter, to John Painter; Mathias Painter, to Christian Painter; Margaret Painter. to Nicholas Kern; Mary Painter, to Jacob Mayer. (Note: these appear to be the children of Adam Painter).
  • Page 173.--16th November, 1773. Elizabeth Painter's bond (with Henry Lung, Henry Selzer) as administratrix of Adam Painter.
  • Vol. 1 - NOVEMBER 16, 1773. - (224) Adam Painter's estate to be appraised.
  • Page 73.--Estate of Adam Painter, deceased, to his administratrix, debtor.

Records of Adam Painter in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Vol. 1 - MARCH 17, 1774. - (330) Adam Painter's death abates suit.
  • Page 218.--14th May. 1771. Alexander Painter and Margaret ( ) to John Painter, £100. parts of several tracts patented as above; Michael Nees land now Adam Painter's; corner Mathias Reader's land, 341 acres. Teste: John Painter, November, Court. 1773


Chalkley's Augusta County Records
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