Genealogy Projects tagged with Howrytown on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Howrytown, Virginia

    Add people who lived at Howrytown, Virginia to this project. You can visit HistoryLink to find out which projects include your ancestors. == History ==In 1795 Jacob Howry laid out a settlement "on the big rode in Botetourt County", which he named Howrytown. On 1 June 1795 he began selling lots there. The buyers were Christopher Bauer, Michael Bishop, etc. [Deed Bk. 5:264-81.] In all, he sold 40...