Person:John Grabill (2)

John Grabill
b.bef. 1728
Facts and Events
Name John Grabill
Unknown John Craybill
Alt Name John Crybiel
Alt Name John Kreybiel
Alt Name John Creybill
Gender Male
Birth? bef. 1728

John Grabill was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


Welcome to
Old Augusta

Early Settlers
Beverley Manor
Borden's Grant

……………………..The Tapestry
Families Old Chester OldAugusta Germanna
New River SWVP Cumberland Carolina Cradle
The Smokies Old Kentucky


Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA

Acquisition of Land from Northern Neck Warrants & Surveys:

  • John Crybiel, 7 Dec. 1749 - 16 Mar. 1749/50; 72 acres on North River of Shannandoah opposite to land settled by Christian Hogman/Hockman. Chain Carriers - Christian Wallter & Fredrich Dellines. Capt. John Funk present on survey. Surv. George Byrne. [Abstracts of Virginia's Northern Neck Warrants & Surveys, Orange & Augusta Counties, with Tithables, Delinquents, Petitioners, 1730-1754, Volume One, Peggy Smomo Joyner, pg. 23].

Acquisition of Land from Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants:

  • G-553: John Creybill of Frederick County, 205 acres in Augusta County purchased of William McKinney in Jost Hite's Claim. Surv. Mr. George Byrne. 14 June 1751. [Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1742-1775, Vol. 2, Gertrude E. Gray, pg. 51].

Records in Virginia

  • P-84: John Weddle of Frederick County son & heir of Daniel Weddle dec'd, 296 acres on North River of Shannandoan in said County. Surv'd 20 June 1763 for Daniel Weddle by Robert Rutnerford and forfeited by Advertisement & recorded in Book N. Deed to John Weddle. Adj. John Crabell, Joseph Readingour, Daniel Shaver. 5 Nov. 1771. [Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1742-1775, Vol. 2, Gertrude E. Gray, pg. 214].
  • Rockingham County, Militia Vouchers in 1788 - Captain Richard Ragan's Company, No. 13, John Grabill, 1 tithable, 1 horse. [Source: Virginia Valley Records, Wayland, pg. 112].