Louisa County, Va. Deed Records - Book H
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Book: H, Page: 344, Grantor: Joseph Watkins, Grantee: Isham Watkins, Date: 24-Apr-1783
Joseph Watkins of Trinity Parish, Louisa Co. to Isham Watkins of same for 10,000 pounds tobacco at Shockhoe Warehouse for 2 Negroes, Roger and Henry. Sig. Joseph Watkins. wit. John Bickley, John Hogan, Samuel Waddy. Rec. 12 May 1783.
Book: H, Page: 353, Grantor: Bailey, John, Grantee: Daniel, C., Date: 08-Dec-1783
Book: H, Page: 357, Grantor: Pewed Hicks, Grantee: Charles Yancey, Date: 09-Feb-1784
[?] February 1784 Pewed Hicks to Charles Yancey. Hicks is grown old and incapable of transacting his business to advantage of his estate, sells to Charles Yancey in trust for 5 shillings all his estate during life of sd. Hicks, 2 Negroes Tom and Banks, 3 horses, 2 mares, 1 colt, 8 cattle, 4 hogs, 4 sheep, 2 beds, crop of tobacco, etc. and plantation I live on containing 210 acres. In trust for my wife Temperance and my daughter Unity Hicks and Lewis Ellis my wife's grandson and care and support of my Negroes Tom and Banks, payment of all my debts for the life of Hicks only. Sig. Peawd Hicks and Charles Yancey. Rec. 9 Feb 1784.
Book: H, Page: 357, Grantor: Hix, Pewid, Grantee: Yancey, Charles, Date: 01-Feb-1784
Pewid HICKS of Louisa Co. to Charles YANCEY whereas Peawd HICKS is grown old incapable of transacting his private business to advantage & the management of his estate hath sold his whole estate to Charles YANCEY for 5s during his life & no longer to wit. 2 Negroes named Tom & Bands, also 3 horses, 8 head cattle, 4 hogs, 4 sheep, 2 feather beds & furniture with all house hold stuff, crop or corn & tobacco also the plantation whereon I live containing 210 acres with appurtenances in trust for the support of myself & my wife Temperance HICKS, my daughter Unity HICKS, & Lewis ELLIS my wifes's grandson & the care & support of my said Negroes TOM & BANKS & the payment of all my just debts by the most advantageous use that can be made of the estate given Charles YANCEY for no longer than my natural life. sig. Peawd HICKS & Charles YANCEY re. 9 Feb 1784
Book: H, Page: 357, Grantor: Pewid Hicks, Grantee: Charles Yancey, Date: 09-Feb-1784
[day blank] February 1784 Pewid Hicks of Louisa Co. to Charles Yancey whereas Peawd Hicks is grown old incapable of transacting his private business to advantage and the management of his estate hath sold his whole estate to Charles Yancey for 5s during his life and no longer to wit. 2 Negroes named Tom and Banks, also 3 horses, 8 head cattle, 4 hogs, 4 sheep, 2 feather beds & furniture with all house hold stuff, crop of corn & tobacco also the plantation whereon I live containing 210 acres with appurtenances in trust for the support of myself & my wife Temperance Hicks, my daughter Unity Hicks, and Lewis Ellis my wife's grandson and the care and support of my said Negroes Tom and Banks and the payment of all my just debts by the most advantageous use that can be made of the estate given Charles Yancey for no longer than my natural life. sig. Peawd Hicks and Charles Yancey. Rec. 9 Feb 1784.
Book: H, Page: 372, Grantor: Clevears Duke, Sr., Grantee: Matthew Grubbs, Date: 12-Apr-1784
Clevears Duke, Sr. of Louisa to Matthew Grubbs of same £240 currt. money, 200 acres adjoining Henry Yancey, George Pottey, Samuel McGehee, Clevers Duke. No Wit.
Book: H, Page: 380, Grantor: Joseph Bunch and Mary his wife, Grantee: James Watson, Date: 13-Apr-1784
Joseph Bunch and Mary his wife to James Watson 15,000 Richmond Tobacco for tract both sides Hudson Creek cont. 96 1/2 acres adjoining Watson, Pouncey Bunch, James Bunch, Creek. Sig. Joseph Bunch and Molly Bunch Rec. 13 Apr 1787.
Book: H, Page: 387, Grantor: William Ahern and Elizabeth his wife, Grantee: Thomas Almond, Date: 03-Nov-1783
William Ahern and Elizabeth his wife of Louisa to Thomas Almond of same 20 Lb. curr. adjoining Asa Sims, Morgan, Richard Hensone 50 acres.
Book: H, Page: 391, Grantor: James Foster and Elizabeth his wife and John Foste, Grantee: William Duval, Date: 13-Jun-1784
James Foster and Elizabeth his wife and John Foster son heir at law of Susanna Armstrong who intermarried with the said James Foster to William Duval of Henrico Co. +30 all the land where Daniel Hubbard now lives in Louisa by est. 108 acres adj. to west by John Richardson, north by Jesse Hoggard, east by Christmas and Joseph Isbell, south by Mary Foster. Sig. James Foster, John (X) Foster. wit. David Anderson, Aaron Fontaine, Richard Anderson, Jr., Zach. Cosby.
Book: H, Page: 404, Grantor: Isham Watkins and Elizabeth his wife, Grantee: Samuel Waddy, Date: 12-Jul-1784
Isham Watkins and Elizabeth his wife of Trinity Parish Louisa, planter to Samuel Waddy for £82-3s-9p for tract on Cub Creek cont. by estimate 1301/2 acres adj. Zachaeus Cosby, creek, Anthony Winston, with appurtenances. Sig. Isham Watkins, Eliz. Watkins. wit. William Smith, John Sanders. Rec. 122 Jul 1784.
Book: H, Page: 406, Grantor: Nelson Anderson, Jr. and Frances his wife, Grantee: Thomas Gardner, Date: 09-May-1785
Nelson Anderson, Jr. and Frances Anderson his wife of Louisa to Thomas Gardner of same £150 for tract of land whereon Benjamin Cook formerly lived in Louisa containing by estimate 200 acres adjoining main Road, John Johnson, dec'd. William Ward, branch, Hoggard.
Book: H, Page: 409, Grantor: Isham Watkins and Elizabeth his wife, Grantee: John Peay, Date: 12-Jul-1784
Isham Watkins and Elizabeth his wife of Trinity Parish Louisa Co. to John Peay of same for £73-2s-6p tract on Cub Creek adj. Samuel Waddy, John Winston, Samuel Waddy, John Peay containing 117 acres with appurtenances. wit. William Smith, John Sanders, Rec. 12 Jul 1784.
Book: H, Page: 411, Grantor: John Jones and Susanna Jones his wife, Grantee: Matthew Riddle, Date: 04-Jun-1784
John Jones and Susanna Jones his wife of Goochland Co. to Matthew Riddle for £50 tract in Louisa adj. tract formerly belonging to Thomas Watson, Andrew Hunter, John Glasby containing 100 acres with houses. Sig. John Jones and Susannah (x) Jones. Wit. Athanasius Barnett, Jane Barnett, Samuel Powel. Rec. 12 Jul 1784.
Book: H, Page: 427, Grantor: Thomas Johnson and Jane his wife, Grantee: William Harris, Date: 13-Sep-1784
Thomas Johnson and Jane Johnson his wife to William Harris #121 10s on south side of South Anna River containing 1033 acres adjoining Harris Line, Mickies corner, road. Sig. Thomas Johnson Mr. wit. John Bourn, James Gains, B. Bradburn.
Book: H, Page: 435, Grantor: Archelaus Harris, Grantee: Joel Watkins, Date: 14-Sep-1784
Archelaus Harris of Louisa to Joel Watkins of same £400 gold for tract on south fork Contrary River 341 acres adj. James Johnson, William Corley, William Hendrick, Overstreet tract. Sig. Archlaus Harris and Fanny Harris. wit. Thomas Wingfield, Zachaeus Cosby, William Rey. Rec. 132 Sep 1784.
Book: H, Page: 454, Grantor: John Penn, Grantee: Reubin Massey, Date: 15-Sep-1773
John Penn of Spots. to Reubin Massey of Spots., Planter, 100 Lbs. in St. George Parrish; 100 acres bounded by George Penn, William Scott, the orphans of John Hawkins, Dec'd., and John Brock. Land was given to said Penn by his father, John Penn, Dec'd. with improvements. Sig. John Penn. No wit. Rec. 16 Sep 1773
Book: H, Page: 481, Grantor: Tate, Mary, Grantee: Tate, John's heirs, Date: 14-Mar-1785
Book: H, Page: 486, Grantor: William Henderson and Mary his wife, Grantee: Zachariah Pulliam, Date: 13-Oct-1784
William Henderson and Mary his wife of St. Martin's Parish of Hanover to Zachariah Pulliam of same for £136 16s current money for tract in St. Martins Parish Louisa County on Tarapin Swamp being part of tract whereon William Henderson and Mary now live adjoining Matthew Sims, John Michie containing 121 acres. Wit. Nathaniel Henderson, Christopher Henderson, Joseph Goodman. Rec. 14 Feb 1785
Book: H, Page: 495, Grantor: Gentry Thomasson, Grantee: William Thomasson, Date: 26-Oct-0784
Gentry Thomasson to William Thomasson #25, for 50 acres on south fork of Pamunky River adjoining Thomas Johnson, lower side Couthern Run.
Book: H, Page: 496, Grantor: John Almond, Grantee: Thomas Wingfield, Date: 30-Apr-1783
John Almond of County of Charlotte to Thomas Wingfield of Louisa 50 Lb. 400 acres on Contrary Creek. Adjoining Wingfield, William Cliff, Sig. John Almond . Wit: Stephen Yancey, Barthlemeow Worson, Thomas Almond, Sr.
Book: H, Page: 512, Grantor: Biggers, Wm. Sr., Grantee: White, Wm. Sr., Date: 01-Jan-1784
Book: H, Page: 554, Grantor: Porter, William Jr., Grantee: Lasley, Manoah, Date: 08-Aug-1785
Book: H, Page: 667, Grantor: Eliz. Johnson, Grantee: Jane Watson, Date:
Relinquishment of Dower of Elizth. wife of John B. Johnson on deed 10 Sept. 1799 to Jane Watson 253 acres by Turner Anderson and John Downing JP. 14 Oct. 1799 .
Book: I, Page: 3, Grantor: Elizabeth Hambleton, Grantee: , Date: 30-Nov-1797
Acknowledgement of Elizabeth Hambleton on above deed 30 Nov 1797.
Book: I, Page: 5, Grantor: Elizabeth Anderson, Grantee: Judith Anderson daughter, Date: 17-Oct-1794
Elizabeth Anderson of Louisa widow of Pouncey Anderson to Judith Anderson daughter of Richard Anderson and granddaughter of Pouncey Anderson dec'd. For love I bear my granddaughter Judith Anderson instead of negro boy Isaac given by will of Pouncey to Judith I give Negro woman Patt. Isaac died before Judith came of age. This is so my son Michael Anderson and daughter Judith Dabney do not have to make good this loss. Sig. Elizabeth Anderson (X) wit. Thomas Anderson, Reubin Anderson. Rec. 8 Dec 1794
Book: I, Page: 7, Grantor: George Bunch and Sarah his wife, Grantee: William Lawrence, Date: 22-Sep-1794
George Bunch and Sarah his wife, of Louisa to William Lawrence of same £71 for tract adj. David G. Jones being same land purchased by George Bunch of William Walker containing 71 acres wit. Turner Anderson, William Michie, James Lawrence, John Michie.
Book: I, Page: 7, Grantor: , Grantee: , Date:
Mary's relinquishment on DB G p 427.
Book: I, Page: 12, Grantor: John Johnson and Jane his wife, Grantee: Alexander Harvey, Date: 09-Jan-1795
John Johnson and Jane his wife to Alexander Harvey for ?12 adj. Benjamin Johnson, Emmanuel Evans, Henry Garrett, cont. 30 acres. Sig. John and Jane Johnson, wit. Christopher Isbell, Benjamin Johnson, Martin Thompson.
Book: I, Page: 13, Grantor: McGehee, William, Grantee: Hughes, William, Date: 13-Apr-1795
William Thompson, William McGehee, Robert Wasby, Asa Thompson and Benjamin Bibb of the first part, and William Hughes of the other part. Witnesseth that the parties of the first part by virtue of a decree of the court of Louisa pronounced 16 Nov 1792 .... purpose of disposing of land to the highest bidder upon twelve months credit and William Hughes having become the purchaser of Lot No. 4 containing 200 acres for £13.... now give this land to William Hughes in Louisa adjoining Ebbin Porter agreeable to the courses and distances contained in a general plat thereof made by the surveyors of Louisa and filed in the Clerks office.
Book: I, Page: 14, Grantor: David Bullock, Robert Bullock, Lewis Bullock execu, Grantee: Francis Lipscomb, Date: 25-Jan-1794
David Bullock, Robert Bullock, Lewis Bullock executors of John Bullock, Dec'd. of Louisa to Francis Lipscomb of same for 59 pounds 12 s current money. Tract in Louisa cont. 149 acres adjoining Beg at Colleys N 20 degrees E, 150 poles to Robert Harris line (formerly William Sheltons) along sd. line N 81 degrees E, 125 poles to James Terry's line, S 28 degrees E 74 poles to Terry and Story Hall's corner and south fork of Rocky B ranch along Halls line S. 12 degrees W 70 poles to a corner near road to beginning. Sig. David Bullock, Robert Bullock. Wit. Thomas J. Garrett, Lydl Brittian, Geo. Thompson. Rec. 12 Jan 1795.
Book: I, Page: 16, Grantor: Thomson, John, Grantee: Bibb, Thomas, Date: 09-Feb-1795
John Thomson of Orange and Thomas Bibb of Louisa, £60 for 100 acres on the branches of Goldmine Creek. Beginning on a branch with Ralph Quarles and Robert Wasbys ... James Melton ....
Book: I, Page: 17, Grantor: John Minor, Sr. and Elizabeth his wife, Grantee: John Burrus, Date: 27-Jan-1795
John Minor, Sr. and Elizabeth his wife of Caroline County to John Burrus of Louisa Co., £72 for tract adjoining Byars, Jerdon's Mill Road, Jerdon's Mill Pond, mouth of Contrary creek containing 80 acres. Sig. John Minor, Elizabeth Minor. Wit. Thos. C. Minor, Hackley (X) Young, Garrett Minor Wm. Minor, Nathl. Gordon. Rec. 9 Feb 1795.
Book: I, Page: 21, Grantor: Gooch?, Grantee: Unknown, Date:
Book: I, Page: 21, Grantor: John G. Duke and wife, Betty, Grantee: Matthew Grubbs, Date: 09-Aug-1794
John G. Duke and wife, Betty, of Louisa to Matthew Grubbs of same £120 land we now live on adjoining River, Smith. in trust. Duke owing Grubbs £60 Wit. Benjamin Moss, Thomas W. Cosby, Polly I. Yancey, James Luck, John Hawkins. Rec. 13 Oct 1794.
Book: I, Page: 26, Grantor: Elizabeth Johnson, Grantee: William Johnson, Date: 25-Feb-1795
Elizabeth Johnson of Louisa for ?25 to William Johnson a Negro boy named Ben reserving right during my natural life and no longer. Sig. Elizabeth (x) Johnson wit. James Shelton, Thomas Shelton.
Book: I, Page: 26, Grantor: William Johnson, Grantee: Elizabeth Johnson, Date:
I William Johnson of Louisa for ?50 paid by Elizabeth Johnson have sold unto her during her natural life Jenny and her children, Harry, Dolly, Esther and her child Abram likewise Dilley and her children Mall and Randol. Sig. William Johnson. wit Thomas Shelton, James Shelton.
Book: I, Page: 27, Grantor: George Lumsden, Grantee: Samuel Ragland, Date: 02-Mar-1795
George Lumsden to Samuel Ragland in order to secure £38 14s 9p Lumsden stands indebted to Ragland. In Trust 1 Negro Hannah, one still, 2 sorrell mares,, 2 sorrell colts, 1 ox cart and stears, 4 milch cows, 3 yearlings, 5 head sheep, all my hoggs, 4 feather beds and furniture, 1 dish, all household and kitchen furniture. wit. Saml. Pettus, John Bickley. examined and del. to Saml. Overton, Jr. exor. of Saml. Ragland dec'd. Rec. 13 Apr 1795.
Book: I, Page: 28, Grantor: George Lumsden and Elizabeth his wife, Grantee: Thomas Wash, Date: 13-Apr-1795
George Lumsden and Elizabeth his wife to Thomas Wash £156 7s 6p for 208 1/2 acres in lower end of Louisa County. adj. Francis Jerdone, old Road, George Smith, Lipscomb's old rolling road, George Lumsden. Sig. George Lumsden and Elizabeth Lumsden. Rec. 13 Apr 1795
Book: I, Page: 35, Grantor: Nuckolls, Samuel, Grantee: Hampson, S., Date: 13-Apr-1895
Book: I, Page: 35, Grantor: Nuckolls, Samuel, Grantee: Hampson, S., Date: 13-Apr-1795
Book: I, Page: 36, Grantor: Elizabeth Lawrence now Powers and John Lawrence, Grantee: David and George Hudson, Date: 02-Mar-1795
Elizabeth Lawrence now Powers and John Lawrence exor and extrix of last will of Henry Lawrence, dec'd. of Louisa to David and George Hudson of same Co. £18 for tract on Owens Creek containing 100 acres adj. John Lawrence, Frances Underwood, County line with houses and appurtenances. Wit. James Shelton, Matthew Farrar, Wilson Addams. Sig. Elizabeth (x) Powers, John Lawrence Rec. 12 Apr 1795
Book: I, Page: 38, Grantor: William Patman and Susannah his wife, Grantee: John Foster, Date: 30-Mar-1795
William Patman and Susannah his wife of Louisa to John Foster of same +31 6 for tract on waters of Roundabout Creek adjoining Henry Johnson, Purkins, George Johnson. Wit. James Michie, John Nicholson Abiabai? Pemberton.
Book: I, Page: 40, Grantor: Bibb, Benjamin, Grantee: Porter, Ebbin, Date: 13-Apr-1795
Book: I, Page: 40, Grantor: Bibb, Benjamin, Grantee: Porter, Ebin, Date: 13-Apr-1795
Book: I, Page: 40, Grantor: Bibb, Benjamin, Grantee: Goode, Robert, Date: 13-Apr-1795
Book: I, Page: 45, Grantor: Yancey, Robert, Grantee: Terry, Mills, Date: 12-Mar-1793
Robert Yancey and Mills Terry ......
Book: I, Page: 51, Grantor: Francis Clark, Grantee: William Ryals, Date: 18-May-1795
Francis Clark of Fluvanna to William Ryals of Louisa co. 30 Lb. curr. money land in Louisa on waters of Fork Creek 100 acres adjoining John Johnson, Job. Wigley, Nathan Thacker, formerly John Barkers, and land belonging to estate of John Richmond, Dec'd. Wit; James Poindexter, James Beadles and George Poindexter. Rec. 8 Jun 1795.
Book: I, Page: 53, Grantor: Francis Clark, Grantee: David Crenshaw, Date: 08-Jun-1795
Francis Clark of Fluvanna and Henry Garrett of Louisa to David Crenshaw of Louisa 24 Lbs. currt. money 32 1/2 acres adjoining John Hughson, David Crenshaw, John Lea, Sig. Francis Clark and Henry Garrett. No wit.
Book: I, Page: 57, Grantor: Samuel Newton and Agnes his wife, Grantee: Skelton Smith, Date: 08-Jun-1795
Samuel Newton and Agnes his wife for £130 sell to Skelton Smith tract in lower end Louisa County containing 146 acres adjoining a creek, Barnet Smith, Wingfield Cosby, William Pettus, Croshea Kennedy and Phillips
Book: I, Page: 59, Grantor: Wash, William, Grantee: Lasley, John, Date: 13-Jul-1795
Book: I, Page: 59, Grantor: John Foster, Grantee: William Patman, Date: 30-Mar-1795
John Foster of Louisa to William Patman of same +52 12 for tract on waters of Roundabout Creek with same boundaries as in deed Patman to said Foster. In trust to secure +52 12. sig. John (X) Foster. wit. John Nicholson, Abeshrai? Pemberton.
Book: I, Page: 61, Grantor: Nelson Foster, Grantee: William Patman, Date: 30-Mar-1795
Nelson Foster sold land 30 Mar 1795 to William Patman in trust to pay by 25 Dec 1797 +38 for 171 1/2 acres adjoining John Foster, George Johnson, John Hunter, Thomas Littlepage.
Book: I, Page: 61, Grantor: John Peay, Grantee: Martin Walton, Date: 13-Jul-1795
John Peay of Louisa to Martin Walton of same £14-7s-11p for 191/2 acres adjoining Peay, Walton, John Walton, Winston, Cubb Creek. Sig. John Peay and Milly Peay.
Book: I, Page: 74, Grantor: Armstrong, William, Grantee: Hancock, Austin, Date: 14-Sep-1795
Book: I, Page: 75, Grantor: William Shelton, Grantee: Jesse Shelton, Date: 26-Aug-1795
William Shelton of Louisa to Jesse Shelton of Goochland for 5s and natural love William bears his son, Jesse, and for his support and maintenance all of tract I purchased of David and George Hudson on Owens Creek Louisa County containing 394 acres. Also land I now live on reserving my life in same. Sig. William Shelton. wit. Wm. Lovell, Wm. Foster, James Addams.
Book: I, Page: 75, Grantor: Nicholson, John & wife, Grantee: Quarles, John, Date: 14-Sep-1795
Book: I, Page: 77, Grantor: Hughes, William, Grantee: Dunn, Martin, Date: 08-Jun-1795
William Hughes and Martin Dunn all of Louisa, £40 on the branches of Hickory Creek being part of the tract of land which belonged to Robert Douglas containing by a late survey 200 acres, bounded: Beginning at a pine, running thence N 86 deg E 252 poles to a Spanish Oak, thence South 60 deg E 180 poles to a Black Oak sapling; South 86 deg W 378 poles to three small pines in corner to Ebbin Painter; N 4 deg W 103 poles to beginning.
Book: I, Page: 78, Grantor: Jackson, Thomas, Grantee: Poindexter, John, Date: 01-Jan-1795
Thomas Jackson (son of Major Jackson) to John Poindexter, £750, 327 acres on both sides of Roundabout Creek.....
Book: I, Page: 90, Grantor: Douglas, Robert & wife, Grantee: Poindexter, Thomas, Date: 12-Oct-1795
Book: I, Page: 95, Grantor: Bats, Reubin, Grantee: Gooch, Stephen, Date: 12-Oct-1795
Reubin Bats to Stephen Gooch ......
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