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Notes for Peter COONROD

Peter received a land grant of 260 acres at Boon's Run, br. Shenandoah, in 1787.

His estate became involved in a court battle:

Augusta Co, VA, McGahey vs. Conrad--O. S. 153; N. S. 54--Complainants are, viz: Tobias R. McGahey and Mary Eve, his wife (formerly widow of Peter Conrad who died testate. Will in Rockingham). Peter Conrade's will of Rockingham; wife, Mary Eve; brothers and sisters, viz: Catharine Miller, Elizabeth Pirkey, Stephen Conrad, Margaret Pirkey, Nicholas Conrade; legatee, Joseph Conrade, living in Madison County; legatee, Christian Conrade, living in Pennsylvania; wife's sister, Christine, wife of John Hammer; wife's sister, Barbara, wife of
Henry Sellers; brother, Stephen Conrad. Picked Mountain Congregation. Dated 2d June, 1800. Recorded in Rockingham, September-October, 1800.

This item may belong to another Peter Coonrod:

Henry Sprinkle vs. Conrad's heirs--O. S. 241; N. S. 85--Thomas Harrison was proprietor of Harrisonburg. Deed 16th September, 1786, by David Harrow and Mary of Rockingham to Peter Conrad, lot 2 of Northwest Square in Harrisonburg. Recorded in Rockingham September, 1794. Deed 28th November 1781, by Thomas Harrison and Sarah of Rockingham to Tobiah Rheams of same place, 2 lots in Harrisonburg numbered 2 and 3 of the North Square part of 1,290 acres patented to Thomas by inclusive patent 1st March, 1773, on each lot to be built one good dwelling house 20 feet long and 17 feet wide, with a stone or brick chimney. Recorded in Rockingham 26th November, 1781.

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