2. Johannes\John HOLTZCLAW was born in 1709 in Oberfischbach, Germany.12 He was christened on 17 July 1709.14 He died before 22 June 1752 at the age of 43 in Prince William County, Virginia.12
Godfather was Johannes Otterbach of Trupbach, his mother's brother.
Prince William Co VA Deed Book Liber D 1738-1740
June Whitehurst Johnson, 1984
p.31/p.355-359 22 Mar 1740 William Russel Sr of Pr Wm to John Holsclaw of same. 266a part of greater tract granted Wm Russell 9 Feb 1724. part of sd 200a was viz: 150a by just survey was found to contain 191a made over to sd Jno Holsclaw on 28 Nov 1737. corner to ye said Russe'll's greater tract. Side of Turkey Run in Col. Payne's line. Deeds of lease & release William (x) Russell
24 Mar 1739 Wm Russel ack.
Deed Abstracts of Prince William Co VA 1740-41
Ruth & Sam Sparacio, 1989
p.109 Partial Index, Missing DB C
Russell to Holtsclaw
p.105 Election of Burgesses, 1741
p.106 & 107 Thos. Harrison, Candidate
Henry Harding, John Holtsclaw, Jacob Holtsclaw, Martin Harding
Order Book Abstracts of Prince William Co VA 1752-1753
Ruth & Sam Sparacio 1988
Minute Book 1752-1753
p.6 Court held 22 Jun 1752. Present: Thomas Harrison, Richard Blackburn, Robert Wickliff, Richard Kenner, Gent. Justices
L W&T of John Holzclaw dec'd presented by Jacob Holtzclaw, Executor therin named who made Oath. Being proved by oaths of witnesses was admitted to record.
Jacob Holtzclaw & Joseph Hitt acknowledged bond.
Joseph Hitt, Thomas McClanaham, Joseph Duncan & George Neavill orany three to appraise the estate of John Holtclase dec'd which shall be presented to their view and the Executor return an Inventory thereof to the next Court
Johannes\John HOLTZCLAW and Catherine RUSSELL were married about 1729. Catherine RUSSELL, daughter of William RUSSELL and Grace [RUSSELL], was born (date unknown).
Johannes\John HOLTZCLAW and Catherine RUSSELL had the following children:
|Henry HOLTZCLAW15,16 was born about 1730. He died after 1782 at the age of 52 in Burke County, North Carolina.17 Wife was Susannah. Moved to Burke Co NC prior to 1782.|
|Elizabeth HOLTZCLAW18 was born about 1738.17 Married John Duncan, Jr. of Fauquier County. John was in the Fauquier Co militia in 1761 in the French & Indian War. The family moved to Kentucky.|
|Mary HOLTZCLAW19 was born about 1740.17 She died in Shelby County, Kentucky.17 Married Daniel Bennett and moved to Shelby County KY.|
|Catherine HOLTZCLAW17 was born (date unknown).|