Person:Andrew Viney (1)

Andrew Viney
  • HAndrew Viney1724 - bef 1782
  • WSusanna Linderabt 1728 - aft 1784
m. abt. 1748
  1. Susanna Viney1749 - 1786
  2. Ann Vineyabt 1750 -
  3. Elizabeth Vineyabt 1752 -
  4. Bartholomew Vineyabt 1754 - 1777
  5. Mary Linder Vineyabt 1756 - 1830
  6. Margaret Vineyabt 1758 -
  7. Stephen Vineyabt 1760 - bef 1795
  8. John Vineyabt 1762 -
  9. Andrew Vineyabt 1764 -
Facts and Events
Name Andrew Viney
Gender Male
Birth? 1724
Marriage abt. 1748 to Susanna Linder
Death? bef 14 May 1782 Hampshire, Virginia, United States

Andrew Viney was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Early Land Survey in Augusta County

  • November 8th 1749 - Then Survey'd for Andrew Viney a certain Tract of Waste and Ungranted Land Situate in Augusta County and on the Lost River of Cacapehon and Bounded as followeth Beginning at a Large white Pine and three Lynn Trees growing from one Stump & runs thence N° 55° West Three hundred Poles to three white Oaks in amongst the Mountains thence went to the Beginning and runs S° 35° West Two hundred & six poles to a Maple a Lynn and Wild Cherry Trees on the Mountain Side just on the Creek thence N° 55° West Three hundred Poles to a white Oak and a Black & Hie. Oak from thence to his Opposite Corner N° 35° East Plat drawn. (signed) ANDREW VINEY. M [Source: "Journal of my Journey over the Mountains", by George Washington, while surveying for Lord Thomas Fairfax, Baron of Cameron in the Northern Neck of Virginia, pg. 84].

Acquisition of Land in Augusta County

Acquisition of Land from Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants 1742-1775, Vol. 2:

  • G-536: Andrew Viney of Augusta County, 386¼ acres in said County. Surv. Mr. G. Washington. On Lost River of Cacoapehon. 6 June 1750. [Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1742-1775, Vol. 2, pg. 50].

Records of Andrew Viney in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Vol. 1 - MAY 24, 1750. - (373) Joseph How directed to set up sign posts and keep it up with these: John Elswick, Andrew Viney, John Dunbarr, William McBride, Francis McBride, Robert Denton, James Thomas, James Scot, James Hamilton, William Miller and Valentine Sevier.
  • Vol. 1 - MAY 24, 1755. - (442) Andrew Viney--witness from Hampshire.