Person:Henry Baughman (10)

Hans Heinrich "Henry" Baughman
b.13 January 1725/26 Palatinate, Germany
m. bef. 1721
  1. Hans Heinrich "Henry" Baughman1725/26 - 1755
  2. Margaret Elizabeth Baughman1734 - aft 1782
  • HHans Heinrich "Henry" Baughman1725/26 - 1755
  • WAnna Hunsakerabt 1727 -
m. abt. 1746
  • HHans Heinrich "Henry" Baughman1725/26 - 1755
  • W.  Anna Sager (add)
m. Abt 1746
  1. Henry BaughmanAbt 1750 - 1782
Facts and Events
Name Hans Heinrich "Henry" Baughman
Gender Male
Birth? 13 January 1725/26 Palatinate, Germany
Alt Birth[2] 13 Jan 1725/6 Parish Elgg, Canton Zurich, Switzerland
Marriage abt. 1746 Pennsylvaniato Anna Hunsaker
Marriage Abt 1746 Pennsylvania, United Statesto Anna Sager (add)
Death[1][2] 12 Aug 1755 Baughman's Fort, Greenbrier River, Augusta, Virginia, United States
Alt Death? 12 August 1755 killed in the Baughman Massacre at Crab Orchard, Lincoln County, Kentucky

John Baughman 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:

  • Henry Baughman received a patent for 780 acres "on the Greenbrier River, opposite mouth of Muddy Creek", "Fork of the Greenbrier River and Wolf Creek" on 10 August 1759, as listed in the disposition below:

Disposition of Land from Chalkley's:

  • Page 361.--9th March, 1769. Jacob ( ) Boughman, eldest son and heir of Henry Boughman, deceased, to Andrew Lewis, £100, 780 acres on Greenbrier, opposite mouth of Muddy Creek, patented to Henry Boughman, 10th August, 1759, Fork of the Green Bryer River and Wolf Creek. Delivered: James McDowell per order to whom the lands now belong, 16th April, 1811 (?)

Henry Baughman Killed by French/Indians in Early Augusta County, VA

An account of Henry Baughman's death, in the Baughman Massacre on the Greenbrier River in Augusta County at the hands of the French/Indians is in the following article: Indian Attacks of 1755-1758 in Augusta County, VA

Estate Records of Henry Baughman

  • Page 236.--16th March, 1758. John Davis Wilper's bond (with Alex. Galespy, Robt. Allen) as administrator of Henry Baughman.
  • Vol. 1 - MARCH 16, 1758. - (91) John David Wilpert had married Anna Maria, relict of Henry Baughman, decd., and is appd. admr. (Note: proves a subsequent marriage for Anna Maria, wife of Henry Baughman after his death).
  • Page 274.--15th September, 1758. Henry Baughman's appraisement, by Valentine Pence, Daniel Price, Peter Selers (Silers?).
  • Vol. 1 - AUGUST, 1762 (B). - John David Wilpert, administrator Henry Baughman, vs. Mathew Lindsay.--Invoice of Henry Buchman's estate left in Greenbrier when drove off by the enemy. Witnesses are John Gay, John Warrick, Hugh Young and wife, John Meak (in which house saw same articles, Lawrence Hencemen. Witnesses when they killed the man, Felthe Yoken, Mathes Yoken, Nap. Gregory, Robert Allin, William Elliott.
  1. Chalkley, Lyman. Chronicles of the Scotch-Irish settlement in Virginia: Extracted from the Original Court Records of Augusta County, 1745-1800. (Rosslyn, Virginia: The Commonwealth Printing Company, 1912-1913 in Three Volumes), 2/500-512, Primary quality.

    1755, May 3d.
    Mary Baker, at Holston's River, wounded... Henry Baughman, at Green Brier, killed...

  2. 2.0 2.1 Henry Baughman, born 1726, in Ancestors of Nancy Carol ARNOLD, Secondary quality. accessed 12 Feb 2005

    Schottekine, Canton Zurich, Switzerland; died August 12, 1755 in Greenbrier River, Monroe Co., WV. He was the son of Jacob Baughman and Margaretha Schwizler. He married Anna Maria 1746 in PA.