Anderson in Berkeley County

Anderson in Berkeley County

Late 18th century tax records 

indicate the presence of: 

ANDERSON, Cuthbert     (Possibly a variation of Colbert and a son of Thomas Anderson of Frederick County.

Late 18th century marriage records 
indicate the presence of: 

ANDERSON, John              CULP, Elizabeth             28 May 1794
ANDERSON, James             CREIGHTON, Diana            27 Dec 1798
ANDERSON, John              DUKE, Sally                 01 Aug 1799
ANDERSON, Jonathan          CONWELL, Villy              16 Jul 1801
ANDERSON, Providence        COHAGEN, Nan                22 Dec 1801
HOLLINGER, George           ANDERSON, Elizabeth         17 Jan 1803
KIDD, Charles               ANDERSON, Margaret          26 Dec 1803
ANDERSON, John              STOUT, Rebecca              09 Mar 1804
ANDERSON, James             SCHOPPERT, Christena        06 Apr 1805
ANDERSON, Jacob             ROBERTS, Charity            03 Oct 1808
ANDERSON, Jabez             GRIMES, Margaret            14 Jun 1808
KNEYS, George               ANDERSON, Peggy             08 Jan 1808
ANDERSON, William           MURPHY, Nancy               27 Jun 1809
KERNEY, John                ANDERSON, Elenor            24 Apr 1810

18th century Virginia land patents 
reveal the presence of:

Colbert 10/19/1779 Berkeley CO
22a adj west side of Opeckon Creek
NNG Y/344-345 NNS 5/224-225

George 06/09/1789 Berkeley CO
555a adj David Hunter, Thomas Philips & on Black Lick Branch of Back Creek
NNG T/416-417 NNS 2/5-6

James 04/10/1809 Berkeley Co
2380a Co-patent David Hunter both sides Sleepy Creek Mountain and Meadow Branch
NNG A/No.2/264-266 NNS 6/407-408

1810 Virginia Census

Name                  County           Page Family Statistics

Anderson, Ann         Berkeley         503  02110-01201-0,0
Anderson, B.          Berkeley         568  00010-00100-0,1
Anderson, George      Berkeley         540  00101-01201-0,0
Anderson, James       Berkeley         503  10100-10100-0,0
Anderson, William     Berkeley         561  10200-11411-0,0
Anderson, ?           Berkeley         537  20110-00101-0,0
Anderson, John        Berkeley         582  11010-11011-0,0
Anderson, Joshua      Berkeley         531  00010-00000-0,0


Most of these individuals are likely descendants of Thomas Anderson of Frederick County whose family has not been even poorly documented to date and considerable work remains to be done on it.

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