Person:Peter Vaneman (1)

m. abt. 1709
  1. William 'Olaf' Vanemanabt 1713 -
  2. Samuel Vaneman1714 -
  3. Margaret Vaneman1716 - bef 1787
  4. Eric Vaneman1718 -
  5. Jonas Vaneman1721 -
  6. Gabriel Vaneman1724 -
  7. David Vaneman1727 -
  8. John Vanemanabt 1730 -
  9. Peter Vanemanabt 1732 -
Facts and Events
Name Peter Vaneman
Alt Name Peter Vaniman
Gender Male
Birth? abt. 1732 prob. Swedesboro, Gloucester County, New Jersey

Peter Vaneman 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:

  • Page 198 - Peter Venomen, 148 acres, South Branch Potomac. Adjoining Valentine Castel. December 4, 1771. [Abstract of Land Grant Surveys, 1761-1791, Augusta & Rockingham Counties, Virginia, by Peter Cline Kaylor, pg. 72].
  • Peter Vaneman received a patent (# of acres not listed) "on Dry Run of North Fork of South Branch of Potomac" on 1st March 1773, (as listed in the disposition below):

Disposition of Land from Chalkley's:

  • Page 63.--17th August, 1779. Peter Venimon and Elizabeth ( ), of Rockingham, to John Wormsley, patent to Peter 1st March, 1773, on Dry Run of North Fork of South Branch of Potomac. Teste: Thos. Myns, Richard Barret.

Records of Peter Vaneman in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Page 182.--16th March, 1757. Peter Vaneman's (Venman) bond (with Jacob Sybert, Michael Ahart) as administrator of Mark Miller.
  • Vol. 1 - AUGUST 22, 1760. - (406) Peter Vaneman. Paul Shaver, Philip Harper, and Honecle Huffman, added to tithables.
  • Page 64.--18th August, 1761. Mark Miller's estate to Peter Vaneman, administrator--Due to Elizabeth Vaneman, Henry Barringer, Michl. Arehart, Mathias Dice, Henry Puckett, George Mouse, Borket Rider, Geo. Harris, George Caplinger, Looney Higher, Jacob Jobe, Philip Huffman.
  • Page 75.--19th August, 1761. Daniel Smith's settlement of estate of Henry Lawrence approved and recorded--Paid Gabriel Pickins, Hugh Hamilton, Windle Siver, Peter Finiman (Vaneman?) Sale bill, viz: To David Nelson, Thos. Feemster, Martin Shoob, Jacob Peters, Jacob Goodman.
  • Vol. 1 - APRIL 25, 1763. - (53) Anderson Poulson, administrator of Remembrance Williams, decd., unadministered by Catherine Williams, decd., late administratrix, &c., vs. Peter Vaneman. Dismissed; agreed.
  • Page 416.--16th August, 1765. Estate of Elizabeth Moser, deceast, daughter of Geo. Moser, deceast, appraised by Peter Vaneman.
  • Vol. 1 - NOVEMBER 17, 1767. - (339) Jonas Friend appointed Constable, vice Peter Vaneman.
  • Vol. 1 - NOVEMBER 19, 1767. - (358) Peter Vaneman qualified Lieutenant of Militia.
  • Page 78.--16th August, 1768. Michael Weron (Warren, Waring) and Catherine to Joshua Hudson, £150, 310 acres, parts of 2 tracts--A, of 400 acres, patented to Morgan Bryant, 20th September, 1745, and conveyed to Michael, May, 1751; B, of 365 acres patented to Waron, 10th July, 1767. Teste: Peter Vaneman, Patt. Cunningham. Delivered: Michael Waring, June, 1769.
  • Page 315.--19th June, 1770. Dorothy Caplinger's bond (with John Poage, Peter Vaneman) as administratrix of Saml. Caplinger.
  • Page 531.--18th August, 1772. Elizabeth Shaver's bond (with Jacob Harper. Peter Vaneman) as administratrix of Paul Shaver.
  • Page 211.--1st April, 1773. Valentine Butcher's (on South Branch) estate appraised by Peter Vaneman, Robert Davis, Adam Louck.
  • Page 208.--3d May, 1773. George Fults, of the Walnut Bottom, estate appraised by Robert Davis, Peter Vaneman.
  • Page 89.--18th May, 1773. Peter Vaneman's bond (with Henry Stone) as guardian to Mary Butcher, orphan of Valentine Butcher.
  • Vol. 1 - MAY 17, 1774. - (447) Grand Jury: Peter Vineman.
  • Vol. 1 - MAY 18, 1774. - (471) On petition of John Hopkins, Samuel Moral, Peter Vaminon, Michael Wolf, John Gordon and Nicholas Harpole--to view a road from the widow Moses's to Gabriel Cock's.