Person:Rudolph Hawpe (1)

Rudolph Hawpe
b.abt. 1740/44 prob. Germany
d.bef. 25 June 1804 Augusta County, Virginia
m. abt. 1765
  1. John Hawpe1766 - 1845
  2. Henry Hawpeabt 1768 - 1836
  3. Elizabeth 'Betsy' Hawpe1770 - 1835
  4. Lt. Adam Hawpeabt 1772 - bef 1802
  5. Susanna Hawpeabt 1776 - 1848
  6. Emanuel Hawpe1779 - 1808
Facts and Events
Name Rudolph Hawpe
Gender Male
Birth? abt. 1740/44 prob. Germany[alt Switzerland]
Marriage abt. 1765 to Catherine Heilman
Death? bef. 25 June 1804 Augusta County, Virginia

Rudolph Hawpe 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 336.--4th July, 1784. Arthur Campbell, surviving executor of Mandrel Campbell, who was sole executrix of Charles Campbell, deceased, to Rudolph Hawpe, 100 acres patented to Rudolph Hawpe, 100 acres patented to Charles Campbell 5th March, 1747; corner land Hugh Torbet lives on.

Will of Rudolph Hawpe

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Page 369.--13th August, 1802. Rudolph Hawpe's will--To wife, Catharine; son Henry; to Mary Sights, Betsey Mummer, Susannah Coiner. Emanual Hawpe; to son, John; son, Adam Hawpe, deceased; to grandchildren, children of Adam, deceased, viz: Elizabeth, Rudolph, and George Hawpe; to daughter-in-law, Catherine, widow of Adam. Executors, sons Henry and John. Teste: Wm. Steele, Peter Halseman, Wm. Lyons. Proved, 25th June, 1804.

Records in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Vol. 1 - MARCH, 1789 (A to K). - Rudolph Hawp vs. Wm. and David Wilson.--Writ, 6th October, 1787. Defendants are about to move away.
  • Vol. 2 - Marriage Bond: 1790--April 21, Christian Mummer and Bedsy Hawp, daughter of Rudolph Hawp (consent); witnesses, John and Susanna Hawp; surety, Walter Herrin.
  • Vol. 2 - Marriage Bond: 1794--June 3, George Coiner and John Hawpe, surety. George Coiner and Susanna Hawp, daughter of Rudolph Hawp (German), (consent). Teste: Geo. Almeroth, John Hawpe.
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    Rudolph Hawpe

    Birth: unknown, Switzerland
    Death: 1802
    Augusta County
    Virginia, USA

    Family links:
    Catherine Heilman Hawpe

    Henry Hawpe (1758 - 1835)*
    John Hawpe (1759 - 1849)*
    Elizabeth Hawpe Mummer (1764 - 1844)*
    Adam Hawpe (1772 - 1802)*
    Susan Hawpe Koiner (1773 - 1848)*
    Emanuel Hawpe (1778 - 1808)*