Person:Johannes Sensebaugh (1)

  • HJohannes 'John' Sensebaugh1738 - 1803
  • WEve Mary Glass1740 - 1830
m. est. 1762
  1. John Sensebaugh1763 - 1820
  2. William Sensebaugh1769 - bef 1819
  3. David Sensebaughabt 1770 - 1862
  4. Frederick Sensebaugh1771 - 1815
  5. Mary Sensebaughest 1772 -
  6. Peter Sensebaugh1773 - 1825
  7. James Sensebaugh1774 - aft 1816
  8. Henry Sensebaugh1775 -
  9. Catherine 'Katy' Sensebaugh1778 -
  10. Adam Sensebaugh1779 -
  11. Samuel Sensebaugh1781 - 1850
  12. Jacob Sensebaugh1782 - 1841
Facts and Events
Name Johannes 'John' Sensebaugh
Gender Male
Birth? 1738 Heidelberg Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania
Marriage est. 1762 prob. Pennsylvaniato Eve Mary Glass
Death? 1803 Augusta County, Virginia

Johannes 'John' Sensebaugh was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA


John Sensebaugh's land (most likely this 236-acre tract in Beverley Manor SW, acquired from Samuel, John and William Glass (sons of John Glass) in 1775) as shown on the map meticulously drawn by J.R. Hildebrand, cartographer. This map is copyrighted©, used by permission of John Hildebrand, son of J.R. Hildebrand, April, 2009.

Acquisition of Land from Chalkley's:

  • Page 139.--August, 1775. Samuel Glass. John Glass and Martha ( ), William Glass, of Botetourt to John Sansabough. (Note: the following Familytreemaker site shows that the tract sold to John Sensebaugh was a 236-acre tract, most likely the 236-acre tract of John Glass in Beverley Manor, which John Sensebaugh later sold to Henry Swink in 1778.

Estate Records of Johannes 'John' Sensebaugh

  • __ _____, ____-(undated, preceding record is dated 28 November 1803)-Jno. Hess, Admn. (prob. Adam) Sensibaugh, administrators of Jno. Sensibaugh.

Records of Johannes 'John' Sensebaugh in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Vol. 2 - Marriage Bond in Augusta County - 1791--September 1, John Hess and Mary Sensebaugh, daughter of John Sensebough. John Hess is son of Christian Hess (consent). Witnesses, John Ewing, Jacob Sensibaugh; surety, John Sensebaugh.
  • Vol. 2 - Marriage Bond in Augusta County - 1799--March 11, John Lotts and John Sensebach, surety. John Lotts and Eve Almerode, daughter of George Almeroth (consent). Teste: Richard Hollis.
  • Vol. 2 - Marriage Bond in Augusta County - 1799--September 23, Andrew Sheetz and Jacob Sheetz, Jno. Sensibough, surety. Andrew Sheetz and Catherine Sensebough, daughter of above John Sensebaugh.


Chalkley's Augusta County Transcriptions