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John B. Via Sr.

John B. Via Sr.

Male 1759 - 1834  (75 years)

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  • Name John B. Via Sr. 
    Born 1759  Goochland County, Virginia (?) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Military 1781  Amherst County, Va Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Tax List 1788  Buckingham County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Tax List 1791  Franklin County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Migration 1791  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Deed 4 Apr 1791  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Land Grant 28 Jun 1793  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Deed 1 Apr 1797  Franklin County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Deed 5 Nov 1801  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Deed 3 Dec 1802  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Deed 12 Oct 1803  Franklin County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Deed 13 Dec 1803  Franklin County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Land Sale 10 Mar 1804  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Land Purchase 2 Feb 1805  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1810 1810  Franklin, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Deed 6 Jun 1818  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Land Sale 11 Aug1818  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Deed 8 Dec 1819  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1820 1820  Franklin, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Deed 8 Sep 1822  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Deed 11 Jan 1825  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Deed 16 Apr 1825  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1830 1830  Franklin, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Will 1833  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 7 Mar 1834  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 75 years 
    Siblings 4 siblings 
    Person ID P4399  Burress Genealogy of Virginia | My Ancestors

    Father Gideon Via
              b. 1731, Goochland County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1816, Buckingham County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Isabel (Horsley ?)
              b. 1728, Albemarle County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Buckingham County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 21 Mar 1759  St. James Parish, Goochland, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2538  Group Sheet

    Wife Sarah Wright
              b. 1761, Buckingham County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Mar 1851, Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 4 Mar 1784  Buckingham County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 4 children 
    Family ID F1237  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1759 - Goochland County, Virginia (?) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - 1781 - Amherst County, Va Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 Mar 1784 - Buckingham County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMigration - Around this time John migrated to Franklin County, as seems he had been buying land there a few years prior. - 1791 - Franklin County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeed - 4 Apr 1791 William Rentfro to John Vie DB 2/187 - 4 Apr 1791 - Franklin County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Grant - There is granted unto John Via Sr. a certain tract of land containing 75 acres....lying and being in the County of Franklin, on the North side of Runnett bagg Creek, - 28 Jun 1793 - Franklin County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeed - Samuel Underwood to John Vier Jr. 45a for 50 pounds, on the South fork of Mill Branch. Wm Newberry is also mentioned in this deed as a land boundary. Obviously where he meets his wife Sarah. - 5 Nov 1801 - Franklin County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeed - Between John Via, Jun. And Sarah Via, his wife, and Henry Rakes 170 acres on Runnet Bag Creek - 3 Dec 1802 - Franklin County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Sale - Sells 96 acres to William Hale: between John Via Jun of Franklin County of the one part and William Hale of the sd County of the other (also 2 other deeds to Thomas and Francis Hale) - 10 Mar 1804 - Franklin County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Purchase - 67a on the Branches of Runnet Bag Creek. between James Edwards of the County of Franklin of the one part and John Via Jr of the said County. - 2 Feb 1805 - Franklin County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeed - Between Elisha Rakes of the County of Franklin of the one part and John Vier of the said County of the other part: On the north fork of Turkey Cock Creek and containing sixty seven & half acres - 6 Jun 1818 - Franklin County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Sale - between John Vier Jr of the County of Franklin of the one part and Charles Vest of said County of the other part: 55 acres on the South fork of Mill branch - 11 Aug1818 - Franklin County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeed - Deed to George Hairstonalso deed from George Hairston, 15 acres: exchanged a piece or parcel of Land with George Hairston joining him on Runnet Bag Creek - 8 Dec 1819 - Franklin County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeed - between John Via Snr of the one part, of the County of Franklin, State of Virginia, and John Via Jr of the County of Franklin and State aforesd of the other part - 60a on Runnet Bag Creek - 8 Sep 1822 - Franklin County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeed - North side of Turkey Cock Creek. John (now Sr.) and Sarah sell 67-1/2 acres to Anderson Vier for $1 (seems he goes from Jr to differentiate from his uncle to Sr. when his son John becomes of age & listed in records) - 11 Jan 1825 - Franklin County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeed - Charles Vest County of Patrick & John Via Sr. of Franklin Co. 1st part sells to James Canaday for $90.00, 80 acres South Branch of Runnet Bag Creek. John Heards line & Wm Hale, Wm Newberry line, David Griffith & John Megehee lines. - 16 Apr 1825 - Franklin County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - My beloved wife Sarah Via, all my lands, etc daughter Sarah Newberry, land; son Anderson, son John, daughter Elizabeth Vest. - 1833 - Franklin County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 Mar 1834 - Franklin County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S-1444881101] Rev War Pension App, Rev War Pension App.

    2. [S-1444881216] Deed Book, John Via, Jr. to William Hale DB 4/575-6, 10 Mar 1804.
      10 Mar 1804 John Via, Jr. to Francis Hale DB 4/576-7

    3. [S-1444881216] Deed Book, James Edwards to John Via Jr. DB 5/478, 2 Feb 1805.

    4. [S-1444881216] Deed Book, Elisha Rakes to John Vier DB 8/217, 6 Jun 1818.

    5. [S-1444881216] Deed Book, John Vier to George Hairston, Sr. DB 9/94, 8 Dec 1819 .