Person:John Peterfish (1)

Johannes Peterfish
m. bef. 1777
  1. Johannes Peterfish1777 -
  2. Johanna Maria 'Molly' Petefish1779 -
  3. Heinrich Jacob Petefish1782 - 1849
  4. John Christian Petefish1784 - abt 1845
  5. Elisabeth Petefish1788 -
  6. Johan George Petefish1790 - 1868
  7. Johan Heinrich Petefish1791 -
  8. Catarina 'Catherine' Petefish1795 -
  9. Salome 'Sally' Petefish1797 - abt 1828
m. ABT 1801
  1. Reuben Peterfish1802 - 1876
  2. Adam Peterfish1804 - 1866
  3. Isaac Peterfish1810 -
  4. Jeremiah Peterfish1810 - 1882
  5. Jenetta Peterfish1814 -
  6. Lucy Ann Peterfish1819 - 1857
Facts and Events
Name Johannes Peterfish
Gender Male
Birth? 8 FEB 1777 Lower Peaked Mountain, Augusta County, Virginia
Marriage ABT 1801 prob. Rockingham County, Virginiato Mary Margaret Monger

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


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Records of John Peterfish in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Vol. 2 - Deeds and Maraha (Moerehan) vs. Snider's heirs--O. S. 315; N. S. 112--Bill, 21st June, 1813, by John Marsha and Philip Deeds. They bought land in Rockingham from Casper Snyder on Naked Creek, 200 acres in 1795. Casper is dead without making deed and leaving sons, John, Henry, Jacob, David, daughters, viz: Eve, married to Lawrence Hooran (?); Susanna, married to George Hammer; Catherine, married _____ Cramer; Mary, married to Jacob Shaver; Margaret, married _____ Robertson. Amended bill by John Marsha (?) and Elizabeth, his wife, late Deeds; John, George, Valentine Deeds, children and heirs of Philip Deeds. William Monger, the original patentee (patent, 1771), gave Casper title bond for the land. William Monger died, intestate, leaving sons, John, Henry, David, William; daughters, Mary, married to Leonard Scratch; Eve, married to Martin Theophilus Myers. John Monger, Sr., is dead, intestate, leaving children, viz: Martin, Henry, John, now dead; Susannah, married to Michael Dick; Mary, married to Harmon Aughe (Ohe); Margaret, married to John Peterfish; John Long and Barbara Long now carried to Abraham Louderback, but formerly wife of David Dopplemire, which John and Barbara are children and heirs of Mathias Long, and wife Elizabeth, daughter of John Monger, Sr., and the children of John Monger, Jr., now deceased, to whom Michael Dick is guardian. In 1802 David, William (Jr.) Monger, Leonard Scratch and Mary, Martin Myer and Eve were living in Detroit. Deed, _____, 1794, by Henry and David Monger, sons of Wm. Monger, deceased, both of Rockingham, to Casper Snyder, 220 acres on Naked Creek in Rockingham, granted to William, 3d August, 1771, and by him conveyed to Henry and David by will. Recorded in Rockingham, April, 1794. Deed, _____ _____, by Henry, David, William Monger, Leonard Scratch and Mary, his wife; Martin Theophilus Myres and wife Eve, surviving heirs of William Monger, late of New Virginia, deceased, to Gasper Snyder, the above 220 acres. Acknowledged, 1802, in Wayne County Territory, northwest of the Ohio. Recorded in Rockingham, September, 1804.