Louisa County, Va. Deed Records - Book I

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Book: I, Page: 99, Grantor: Edmund Burton and Mary his wife, Grantee: Thomas Mallory, Date: 12-Oct-1795
Edmund Burton and Mary his wife to Thomas Mallory of Hanover 70, tract in Louisa on Roundabout Creek containing 100 acres adjoining Anderson Parishes line, sd. Burton, William Barnett. No witnesses. Sig. Edmund and Mary Burton.

Book: I, Page: 114, Grantor: Nuckolls, Richard, Grantee: Nuckolls, John, Date: 14-Dec-1795
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Book: I, Page: 116, Grantor: Nuckolls, Richard, Grantee: Nuckolls, John, Date: 20-Dec-1795
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Book: I, Page: 123, Grantor: Joseph Duke and Mary his wife, Grantee: Samuel Balenger, Date: 14-Dec-1795
Joseph Duke and Mary his wife of Louisa Co. to Samuel Balenger of same +10 for tract containing 4 1/4 acres on east side of road leading from Brock Bridge to Louisa Courthouse being part of that tract said Joseph Duke now lives on bounded by William Linney, David Beggar and said Duke. Sig. Joseph Duke and Mary Duke. Recorded 14 Dec 1795.

Book: I, Page: 129, Grantor: John Minor, Sr., Grantee: John Burrus, Date: 21-Dec-1795
John Minor, Sr. of Caroline County and Elizabeth his wife to John Burrus of Louisa County, 30 for tract adjoining Jerdon's Mill Road, road leading to Thos. C. Minor's house, Jerdon's Mill Pond, the River containing 381/2 acres with appurtenances. Sig. John Minor and Elizabeth Minor. Wit. Malcolm Hart, Aaron Fountain, N. Meriwether, Rec. 8 Feb 1796.

Book: I, Page: 130, Grantor: Thomas Johnson, Jr., Grantee: David Johnson son, Date: 08-Feb-1796
Thomas Johnson, Jr. to David Johnson son of sd. Thomas for love and affection & 5s for tract on Harris and Beaver Creek adjoining John Mitchell, Harris Creek, Bibb, land formerly named Woods & Thompsons. Sig. Thomas Johnson, Jr.

Book: I, Page: 136, Grantor: Thomas William Harris and Nancy Harris, Grantee: Thomas Garret, Date: 08-Feb-1796
Nov 1795 Thomas William Harris and Nancy Harris of Louisa to Thomas Garret of Caroline, 150 acres adjoining Nelson Ware, and Goodwin near upper end Contrary Creek. Sig. William Harris and Nancy Harris. Wit. Henry Harris, Thomas Powers, John Burrus. Rec. 8 Feb 1796.

Book: I, Page: 139, Grantor: John Anderson, Grantee: Nathl. Hohnan Jr., Date: 19-Feb-1796
John Anderson of Hanover Co., Va. to Nathl. Hohnan, Jr. 50 tract in Louisa in Trinity Parish containing 100 acres adjoining John Anderson, Mayo. Sig. John Anderson . wit. Anderson Trice, Nathl. Thomasson, Wm. Smith B., Wm. Mallory. Rec. 121 Apr 1796

Book: I, Page: 139, Grantor: Joseph Duke, Grantee: William Quarles, Date: 12-Feb-1796
Joseph Duke of Louisa to William Quarles of Spotsylvania County for 147 5 7 for tract in Louisa containing 311 acres adjoining Wm. Linney, Moses Harris, Isaac Winston, John Madison, William White, David Bigger being land Joseph Duke purchased of Obediah R. Harrison and where said Duke now lives on . In trust that said Duke and Mary pay unto William Quarles the sum of 147 5 7 before 1 Oct. next. sig. Joseph Duke, Mary Duke. Wit. Ralph Quarles, Wm. Thomson, Wm. Quarles, Jr. Rec. 12 Apr 1796.

Book: I, Page: 148, Grantor: William Harris, Grantee: George Pottie, Date: 30-Mar-1796
William Harris of Louisa to George Pottie of same #40; mill seat on land of said Harris containing 4 acres with all flat lands above mill seat that water may overflow from raising mill dam at discretion of Pottie. Sig. William Harris [x] wit. Edward McGehee, William Kimbrough, Geo. P. Luck. 11 Aug 1796.

Book: I, Page: 156, Grantor: Charles Faris and Martha his wife, Grantee: Jesse Rowe, Date: 01-Mar-1796
Charles Faris & Martha his wife of Henrico to Jesse Rowe of Louisa +15 for tract in Louisa on Sycamore fork of Camp Creek cont. 100 acres more or less adjoining Richard Faris near the Marquis Road, George Hancock, John Bellomy, Hawkins line. Sig. Charles Faris. Wit. John Rowe, Richard Faris and William Rowe. Rec. 11 Apr 1796.

Book: I, Page: 156, Grantor: Charles Faris and Martha his wife, Grantee: Jesse Rowe, Date: 01-Mar-1796
Charles Faris and Martha his wife of Henrico Co. to Jesse Rowe of Louisa 15 for tract in Louisa on Sycamore fork of Camp Creek containing 100 acres adjoining Richard Faris, Marquis Road, George Hancock, James Bellomy, Hawkins line. Sig. Charles Faris. Wit. John Rowe, Richard Faris, William Rowe. Rec. 11 Apr 1796.

Book: I, Page: 157, Grantor: Poindexter, John & Elizabeth, Grantee: Terry, Thomas, Date: 11-Apr-1796
John Poindexter, Jr. and Elizabeth (wife) to Thomas Terry 100, 132 acres. Beginning on Bell line, corner, formerly David Bibb line, John Tisdale line, John Ross line, George Bell line ....

Book: I, Page: 158, Grantor: Nicholas Amos, John Perkins Sr. and Mary his wife, Grantee: John Perkins Junr., Date: 01-Jan-1796
Nicholas Amos, John Perkins, Sr. and Mary his wife of Louisa to John Perkins, Jr. of Louisa for @48.15 for tract in Louisa on west side Roundabout Creek containing 49 1/2 acres adjoining Turkey Pen Branch, David Garth. Sig. Nicholas Amos (X), John Perkins, Mary Perkins. Wit. Edward Farr, Benj. Howard, William (X) Perkins, William Sergeant, Zachariah Freeman. Rec. 11 Apr 1796.

Book: I, Page: 159, Grantor: Bibb, David, Grantee: Arnette, William, Date: 11-Apr-1796
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Book: I, Page: 159, Grantor: Arnette, John & James, Grantee: Arnette, William, Date: 11-Apr-1796
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Book: I, Page: 166, Grantor: Jarrot Wilkerson and Ann his wife, William Faris a, Grantee: William Price, Date: 11-Apr-1796
Jarrot Wilkerson & Ann his wife, William Faris and Alse his wife, Edward Faris and Mary his wife of Fluvanna to William Price of Louisa +30 for 99 acres in Louisa adjoining Stephen Hunter, Hezekiah Holland, Thomas Pleasants and David Garth. Rec. 11 Apr 1796.

Book: I, Page: 175, Grantor: Cyrus Davis, Grantee:  , Date: 29-Oct-1796
Cyrus Davis being about to remove to state of Kentucky appoints Wm. Cooke his lawful attorney to collect and dispose of money due to him or that he owes. 29 Oct 1796.

Book: I, Page: 180, Grantor: John Tisdale, David Allerge, Jesse Perkins and Mar, Grantee: Robert Bell, Date: 16-Mar-1796
John Tisdale, David Allerge, Jesse Perkins and Mary his wife to Robert Bell 74; tract on Rockey Creek by survey and patent 450 acres adjoining Symes, Old Mountain Road, David Morris, Mills, Andrew Hunter, John Tisdale. wit. Augustine Sheppard, Benj. Henson, Clifton Rice Henson, Bartlet Henson. Rec. 13 Jun 1796.

Book: I, Page: 180, Grantor: John Tisdale, David Allerge, Jesse Perkins and Mar, Grantee: Robert Bell, Date: 16-Mar-1796
John Tisdale, David Allerge, Jesse Perkins and Mary his wife to Robert Bell #74; tract on Rockey Creek by survey and patent 450 acres adjoining Symes, Old Mountain Road, David Morris, Mills, Andrew Hunter, John Tisdale. wit. Augustine Sheppard, Benj. Henson, Clifton Rice Henson, Bartlet Henson. Rec. 13 Jun 1796.

Book: I, Page: 180, Grantor: Tisdale, John, Grantee: Bell, Robert, Date: 13-Jun-1796
John Tisdale, Daniel Allegre, Joseph Perkins, Nancy Perkins (wife) to Robert Bell 75, 450 acres on Rocky Creek ..by survey and Patent.... Beginning at Symes corner white oak then S88E 174 poles crossing two smal branches to a white oak on a hill side, thence N75E 60 poles to two red oaks on the south side of the Old Mountain Road in the said Symes line thence down the road 190 poles to red and white oak in David Morris line then S15W 56 poles to a branch in all 120 poles to Mills corner red oak

Book: I, Page: 182, Grantor: Whitlock, William & wife, Grantee: West, Thomas, Date: 01-Jan-1796
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Book: I, Page: 183, Grantor: McGehee, William Sr., Grantee: McGehee, William, Jr., Date: 20-Mar-1796
William McGehee Sr. to William McGehee, Jr. all of Louisa, 372, . Beginning at a White Oak on South side of Pamunkey River, corner to John McGehee; S 56 deg W 152 poles to corner John McGehee and Mary Whitton to Major Sam Ragland....

Book: I, Page: 190, Grantor: Lucy Johnson, Grantee: Micajah Johnson, Date: 27-Jan-1796
Lucy Johnson of Louisa to Micajah Johnson 5 shillings land in Louisa on Peters and Poor Creek being tract whereon she now lives and whereon her deceased husband James Johnson died cont. 225 acres adj. John Lasley, Beverly Ragland, John Downing and Peter Crawford with appurtenances . Sig. Lucy (x) Johnson. wit. Thomas Foster (x) and Peter Crawford and Samuel Sutherland. rec. 11 July 1796.

Book: I, Page: 199, Grantor: John Gunter, Grantee: John Grinstead, Date: 12-Sep-1790
John Gunter to John Grinstead of Louisa #60 tract on fork of Contrary River containing 100 acres adjoining John Gunter's spring, Elizabeth Byars, John Gunter. Sig. John Gunter and Susanna Gunter. Rec. 12 Sep 1796.

Book: I, Page: 200, Grantor: David Hall and William Cooke, Grantee:  , Date: 12-Sep-1796
Agreement between David Hall and William Cooke. Whereas David Hall and Sarah McGehee are about to enter holy matrimony David Agrees said Sarah shall have liberty to dispose of property to wit Negro Sall and Nan and Rebecca. Also if said David dies first Sarah has right to all property he possesses or if he is longest liver he gets all property to dispose of as he pleases except above slaves. Wit. Mary Nelson an Mary Cooke. Sig. David Hall and Wm. Cooke Rec. 12 Sep 1796.

Book: I, Page: 202, Grantor: Fleming Thomasson and Ann, his wife, Grantee: Isham Watkins, Date: 12-Sep-1796
Fleming Thomasson and Ann, his wife, to Isham Watkins 320 for tract both sides Christophers Run containing 400 acres adj. John Carpenter, Christophers Run, Thomasson Mill road, Nicholas Mills, Edmund Deer, Thomas Gooch, William McGehee, being land willed by George Thomasson, dec'd. to Fleming Thomasson containing 400 acres. no wit.

Book: I, Page: 211, Grantor: Gooch, Liner & wife, Grantee: Padgett, Ephram, Date: 12-Sep-1796
Liner Gooch of Albemarle to Ephram Padgett of Louisa, 12 for 122 acres on branch of Hickory Creek. Beginning where Graves Wagon Road comes into the Doctors Road, thence along the Wagon Road S 50 deg W, the different meanders of the road 154 poles to a corner Red Oak near the branch of Hickory Creek, branch N. 29 deg W meander of branch 220 poles, White Oak N 25 deg E 27 poles, N 47 deg W 39 poles to pine on N. side of Doctors Road, down Doctors road N 87 deg E 268 poles ....

Book: I, Page: 214, Grantor: Terry, Stephen, Grantee: Bagby, Richard, Date: 10-Oct-1782
Richard Bagby to Stephen Terry .. 16 5 shillings 10 1/2 acres ... St. Martins Parish Bounded... John Bagby, Robert Dickinson .

Book: I, Page: 217, Grantor: Quarles, Alexander & Elizabeth, Grantee: McGehee, William, Date: 28-Jul-1796
Alexander Quarles and Elizabeth Quarles his wife of Richmond, to William McGehee of Louisa 150 for 600 acres adjoining Ebbin Porter (survey made)

Book: I, Page: 217, Grantor: Hancock, Benjamin, Grantee: Powers, Thomas, Date: 18-Oct-1796
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Book: I, Page: 222, Grantor: Arnette, Lasley, wife, Grantee: Graves, Isaac, Date: 10-Oct-1796
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Book: I, Page: 231, Grantor: Arnette, Lasley, wife, Grantee: Vest, John, Date: 12-Dec-1796
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Book: I, Page: 231, Grantor: Lastly Arnett and Francis his wife, Grantee: John Vest, Date: 12-Dec-1796
Lastly Arnett & Francis his wife of Louisa to John Vest of same for diverse considerations & 16.16 for 12 acres adjoining Arnett and Paulet, Jrs. corner, John Vest, Sig. Lasley Arnett, Frances Arnett. Wit. Geo. Massie. Rec. 12 Dec 1796.

Book: I, Page: 242, Grantor: Francis Clark, Grantee:  , Date:  
Francis Clark of County of Richmond, State of North Carolina, planter, appoint my trusty and beloved son John Clark of Guilford County and state aforesaid, planter, my lawful attorney to receive from the exors. of the estate of my father Francis Clark and sister (Mrs. ley)? Clark of Louisa county, Virginia all my right title in the estate. Sig. Francis Clark (x) wit: J. Bound, John Crawson . State of North Carolina, Richmond County.

Book: I, Page: 253, Grantor: Yancey, Robert, Grantee: Hughes, William, Date: 20-Nov-1796
Robert Yancey to William Hughes, both of Louisa, 167 for 900 acres. Corner of William Ragland dec'd S 86 deg W 380 poles; White Oak near the head of a branch; N 4 deg W 381 poles to 3 small pines; N 86 deg E 380 poles; 4 deg E 381 poles to beginning.

Book: I, Page: 258, Grantor: Armstrong, James & Lucy, Grantee: Allegree, James, Date: 15-Feb-1797
James Armstrong & Lucy Armstrong (wife) of Louisa to James Allegre of Fluvanna 15 .. a parcel of land partly in Louisa and Fluvanna Co. on the Three Notch Road, it being the place where Randolph Watson dec'd lived ... claiming one third part thereof as our right of dower, which this part we bind ourselves, our heirs....

Book: I, Page: 262, Grantor: William Harris and Elizabeth his wife, Grantee: Warner Broaddus, Date: 10-Apr-1797
William Harris and Elizabeth his wife of Louisa to Warner Broaddus for love and affection tract on south side of Hickory Creek cont. 150 acres adjoining Rakoon branch, Moses Harris, Wm. Tinney, Thomas Meriwether. Sig. Wm. Harris. [x]

Book: I, Page: 263, Grantor: Tisdale, John Execors, Grantee: Bell, Robert, Date: 10-Apr-1797
John Tisdale of Louisa and Daniel Allegre of Fluvanna executors of John Tisdale dec'd to Robert Bell. John Tisdale dec'd will recorded in Louisa and did therein devise to Jesse Perkins 100 acres of land part of his new survey and also directed the sale of the residue of all his lands and whereas Jesse Perkins became the purchaser of the remainder of the said new survey of which the said 100 acres was the other part and said Perkins being possesses of the whole of the survey containing 450 acres, according to patents did make sale of the same to Robert Bell for 75 paid by Bell to Perkins

Book: I, Page: 268, Grantor: Berryman Johnson and Augusta his wife, Grantee: Zachariah Pulliam, Date: 10-Mar-1796
Berryman Johnson and Augusta his wife of Louisa to Zachariah Pulliam all of Louisa 34 for tract in Louisa containing 34 acres adjoining Berryman Johnson, John Fretwell, William Henderson and said Zachariah Pulliam. [margin note] examined and delivered to William W. Pulliam per order in writing from Jno. S. Fleming admor of Zachariah Pulliam. Wit. Nelson Anderson, John Fretwell, James Johnson. Rec. 10 Apr 1797.

Book: I, Page: 270, Grantor: David Hambleton and Elizabeth his wife, Grantee: Benjamin Sims, Date: 16-Dec-1796
David Hambleton and Elizabeth his wife of Louisa to Benjamin Sims for 33 for tract on N side Hensons Creek containing 321/2 acres adjoining Burnley, Sharp.

Book: I, Page: 271, Grantor: Runnolds, William, Grantee: Bragg, Richard, Date: 10-Apr-1797
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Book: I, Page: 275, Grantor: James Taylor, Grantee: Thomas Ellis, Date: 11-Oct-1796
James Taylor of Caroline County to Thomas Ellis of Orange County 886 8 curr. money of Va. for tract containing 472 acres in Louisa on North Anna River being 2 parcels; 1 purchased of Hubbard Taylor for 400 acres and 2nd. of Samuel Hawes for 72 acres adjoining Carr's corner, mouth of East Hickory Creek, North Anna River which includes land purchased of Hubbard Taylor (formerly Graves') . 2nd tract adjoining Harris line, road, Uriah Tate's line, Lawrence Youngs' line, including houses, wood, orchards etc. Sig. James Taylor. wit. John Alcock, Saml. Normen, David Bibb, Rich. Peatross, Wm. Ellis. Rec. 10 Apr 1797.

Book: I, Page: 282, Grantor: George and Elizabeth Lumsden, Grantee: Thomas Wash, Date: 13-Apr-1795
George and Elizabeth Lumsden to Thomas Wash 13 Apr 1795. Elizabeths relinquishment ordered 10 Nov 1795 by John Poindexter, Jr. clerk. James Overton and Saml. Pettus take relinquishment 19 May 1797. Rec. 12 Jun 1797.

Book: I, Page: 287, Grantor: John Lawrence and Mary Ann his wife, Henry Lawrenc, Grantee: Francis Underwood, Date: 01-Mar-1797
John Lawrence and Mary Ann his wife, Henry Lawrence and Elizabeth his wife, Thomas Lawrence and Savary his wife, John Green and Susanna his wife, Daniel Powers and Ann of Goochland to Francis Underwood of Louisa 35-14s for tract in Louisa on Owens Creek containing 611/2 acres adj. county line, Underwood,. Wit. William Turner, William Price, William Clark, John Price. Rec. 12 Jun 1797.

Book: I, Page: 293, Grantor: Poindexter, John & Sarah, Grantee: Childs, John, Date: 12-Jun-1797
John Poindexter and Sarah Poindexter (wife) ...to John Childs 62 for 70 acres on Goldmine Creek. .... Col. Minor's line ...

Book: I, Page: 301, Grantor: Richard Johnson 1st, Grantee: William Thompson 2nd. and John Thompson, Date: 11-May-1797
Richard Johnson 1st, to William Thompson 2nd. and John Thompson 3rd. in trust 100 acres on Roundabout Creek being part of land said Richard lives on. Richard indebted to William Thomson #30.

Book: I, Page: 308, Grantor: Aaron Fontaine and Barbara his wife, Grantee: Isaac Winston, Date: 08-Jul-1797
Jul 1797 Aaron Fontaine and Barbara his wife of Louisa to Isaac Winston of Hanover. +1,454 currt. money of Va. tract in Louisa on Duckinghole Creek cont. by estimation 707 acres adj. Duckinghole Creek, Rev. William Douglas, Meriwether, Martin, Meriwether's Mill, John Bibb, Henry Bibb, James Tait, Tomahawk branch, Thomas Gray, Col. Garrett Minor said Fontains gate, old Mill pond with appurtenances.

Book: I, Page: 310, Grantor: George Morris and Susannah his wife, Grantee: John Tisdale, Date: 08-Jul-1797
George Morris and Susannah his wife #58 18s to John Tisdale all of Louisa, 62 acres, adjoining Wm. Thomson. Sig. George Morris. Wit. Charles Slaughter, William Tisdale, Stepehen Gooch, Wm. Groom (X) Rec. 10 Jul 1797.

Book: I, Page: 310, Grantor: George Morris and Susannah his wife, Grantee: John Tisdale, Date: 08-Jul-1797
George Morris and Susannah his wife 58 18s to John Tisdale all of Louisa, 62 acres, adjoining Wm. Thomson. Sig. George Morris. Wit. Charles Slaughter, William Tisdale, Stepehen Gooch, Wm. Groom (X) Rec. 10 Jul 1797.

Book: I, Page: 310, Grantor: Morris, George & Susannah, Grantee: Tisdale, John, Date: 08-Jul-1797
George Morris and Susannah Morris his wife of Orange to John Tisdale of Louisa, 58, 18 shillings for 62 acres. Beginning at William Thomson corner on the road, along road 137 poles

Book: I, Page: 311, Grantor: Aelegre, Daniel & Susannah, Grantee: Tisdale, John, Date: 10-Jun-1797
Daniel Allegre and Susannah Allegre his wife of Fluvanna and John Tisdale of Louisa 300 for 443 acres on Rocky Creek..

Book: I, Page: 311, Grantor: Daniel Allegre and Susannah his wife, Grantee: John Tisdale, Date: 15-Jun-1797
Daniel Allegre and Susannah his wife of Fluvanna to John Tisdale of Louisa #300 trace in Louisa containing 443 acres adjoining Rockey Creek, formerly Prices line. Sig. Daniel Allegre and Susannah Allergre (X) wit. John Tisdale, Wm. R. Tisdale, Shirley Tisdale, Wm. Hunter. Rec. 10 Jul 1797.

Book: I, Page: 312, Grantor: John Tisdale, Jr. executor, Grantee: David Allegre, Date: 15-Jun-1797
John Tisdale, Jr. executor of John Tisdale, Sr. Dec'd. of Louisa to David Allegre of Fluvanna #300 tract in Louisa on Rockey Creek containing 443 acres. Sig. John Tisdale. wit. William R. Tisdale, William Hunter, Shirley Tisdale, John Tisdale, Jr. Rec. Jul 1797.

Book: I, Page: 312, Grantor: Tisdale, John Execors, Grantee: Allegre, Daniel, Date: 10-Jun-1797
John Tisdale, Jr. one of the executors of John Tisdale Sr. dec'd and Daniel Allegre of Fluvanna 300 for 443 acres .. land on both sides of Rocky Creek

Book: I, Page: 314, Grantor: Winston, Issac, Grantee: Bibb, Benjamin, Date: 01-Jan-1797
Isaac Winston to Benjamin Bibb 106 for 53 1/7 acres ...

Book: I, Page: 317, Grantor: Nuckolls, Samuel, Grantee: Goodwin, Charles, Date: 11-Sep-1797
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Book: I, Page: 319, Grantor: Richard Johnson, Grantee: Nuckolds Johnson, Date: 26-Jul-1797
Richard Johnson (Q) to Nuckolds Johnson for ?225 for 1 Negro, 6 cattle, 3 beds, furniture. In trust, Nuckolls Johnson security for Richard to exors. of estate of Sam. Richardson for ?12, to William Bell, to William Nuckolls exors, and sd. Nuckolls. Wit. John Poindexter, Jr., Samuel Harris.

Book: I, Page: 319, Grantor: Richard Johnson, Grantee: Nuckolds Johnson, Date: 26-Jul-1797
Richard Johnson (Q) to Nuckolds Johnson for ?225 for 1 Negro, 6 cattle, 3 beds, furniture. In trust, Nuckolls Johnson security for Richard to exors. of estate of Sam. Richardson for ?12, to William Bell, to William Nuckolls exors, and sd. Nuckolls. Wit. John Poindexter, Jr., Samuel Harris.

Book: I, Page: 321, Grantor: Tate, Uriah, Grantee: Graves, John, Date: 11-Sep-1797
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