Louisa County, Va. Deed Records - Book Z
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Book: Z, Page: 148, Grantor: David S. Gillespie 1st, John Hunter 2nd, William A, Grantee: John T. Quarles, Date: 31-Dec-1844
Deed of Trust 31 Dec 1844 David S. Gillespie 1st, John Hunter 2nd, William A. Gillespie 3rd. William A. Gillespie bound as security for David S. Gillespie on notes executed to John T. Quarles for $115.39 and to Alexander H. Johnson for $55. In Trust, land where David S. Gillespie now lives containing 135 acres, Negroes Ben, Sally, Sylla, Susan, Jane and Louisa. Sig. David S. Gillespie. (Margin note) see deed Book 1850 for deed release
Book: Z, Page: 169, Grantor: William F. Johnson and Mary Jane his wife, Grantee: Lancelot Minor, Jr., Date: 01-Jan-1845
William F. Johnson and Mary Jane his wife and Lucian Minor and Hezekiah Sims 2nd and Lancelot Minor, Jr. 3rd. W. F. Johnson indebted to Lancelot Minor, Jr. $1500 Minor as assnee of Charles and John B. Minor In trust parcel where John now resides in Louisa cot. 410 acres adj. Southanna River, Robert H. Duncan, Saml Meredith and purchased of Charles and J. B. Minor. Sig. Wm. f. Johnson, Mary J. Johnson. Mary Jane Johnson wife of William F. Johnson before Wm. Shelton (minor) and Thos Shelton. Justices.
Book: Z, Page: 171, Grantor: William F. Johnson, Grantee: Lancelot Minor, Jr., Date: 15-Jan-1841
William F. Johnson executed a deed of trust whereby he conveyed a tract of land to Lancelot Minor, Jr. in trust to secure a debt of $1,500 due Charles and John B. Minor. Charles and John B. Minor have agreed to assign said debt from 1 Jan. 1844 to Lancelot Minor, Jr.
Book: Z, Page: 187, Grantor: Wm. Thompson, Grantee: John R. Vest as assignee, Date:
Wm. Thompson indebted to John R. Vest as assignee of Elisha Melton $62.70.
Book: Z, Page: 188, Grantor: Thomas M. Howard, Grantee: Starke W. Morris 2nd and William Walton, Date: 06-Jan-1845
Thomas M. Howard to Starke W. Morris 2nd and William Walton 3rd. all of Louisa County. Thomas M. Howard indebted to William Walton $102. & $75. Howard puts in trust livestock, furniture, $100 in accounts for Morris for collection
Book: Z, Page: 189, Grantor: Heuster, John, Grantee: Dunn, Benjamin F., Date: 13-Oct-1840
John Heaston of Orange and Benjamin F. Dunn and James Dunn of Albemarle, $400 for 136 acres of land in Louisa. Beginning at corner in William Chiles line, N 82 deg W 91 poles to a branch, down branch as it meanders, N 66 deg E 24 poles to corner with John S. May, N 3 deg, E 103 poles to corner with May, N 35 deg E 26 poles to said May on the south side of the North Anna River, down river, thence S 26 1/2 deg W 182 poles to the beginning.
Book: Z, Page: 237, Grantor: Henry Tyler and Lucinda Tyler his wife, Grantee: James C. Dickenson, Date: 10-Nov-1833
Henry Tyler and Lucinda Tyler his wife of Caroline Co. to James C. Dickenson of Louisa for mutual exchange of like quantity of land from sd. James Cole Dickenson and wife to sd. Tyler and wife for tract containing 91/4 acres adj. sd. Tyler, sd. Dickenson's upper field purchased of Sandidges' estate. Sig. Henry Tyler and Lucinda Tyler. Justices of Caroline certify for the Tylers.
Book: Z?, Page: 242, Grantor: Hancock, James & wife, Grantee: Hancock, John, Date: 22-Nov-1844
Book: Z, Page: 279, Grantor: Locker, Alexander & wife, Grantee: Snow, Richard D., Date: 01-Mar-1845
Book: Z, Page: 290, Grantor: Joseph H. Mallory and George W. Mallory and Heney , Grantee: Jessee H. Mallory, Date: 09-Jun-1845
Joseph H. Mallory and George W. Mallory and Heney Mallory his wife of Louisa for $3,000 to Jessee H. Mallory lands adjoining William Waddy, Old Mountain Rd., William Johnson being land we now reside containing 375 acres, slaves personal property, etc. All interest in estate of Booker Parrish. Rec. 9 Jun 1845
Book: Z, Page: 294, Grantor: James D. Chewning and Sarah H his wife, Grantee: John B. & James E. Smith, Date: 15-Oct-1844
James D. Chewning & Sarah H his wife of Louisa to John B. & James E. Smith of sd. County; $1,200, land on Peters Creek cont. 51 acres adjoining Cross Road, Wm. Ragland, Main Road to Bridge across Peters Creek, Henry Chewning. 36 acres of parcel are lot No. 2 in division of land belonging to estate of Micajah Johnson dec'd. allotted to his son Micajah Johnson, 10 acres are lot No. 6 in a subdivision of lot No. 1 allotted to Micajah Johnson and 5 acre balance are lot No. 5 allotted to William Weldy and wife. the other piece containing 30 acres adjoining Wm. Ragland, Mrs. Louisa Chewning, being lot No. 4 allotted to heirs of widow of Reuben Chewning dec'd. Sig. Jos. D. Chewning and Sarah H. Chewning. Rec. 9 Jun 1845.
Book: Z, Page: 314, Grantor: Douglas, James H. & wife, Grantee: Lasley, John B., Date: 05-May-1845
Book: Z, Page: 330, Grantor: Robert Chewning and Mary E. his wife, Grantee: Christopher Valentine, Date: 12-Aug-1845
Robert Chewning and Mary E. his wife to Christopher Valentine for $2000 for tract on main county road and Peters Creek adj. Ragland, mill dam, Vest, Little Creek containing 200 acres.
Book: Z, Page: 339, Grantor: William M. Byrd, Grantee: Overton Burrus, Date: 26-Oct-1844
William M. Byrd of Maury Co., Tenn. by Fleming Thompson his atty. in fact to Overton Burrus of Louisa all right of William M. Byrd in slaves; Edam about 57 yrs., Venus about 46 yrs., Lydia about 26 years, Sarah 25 years, Willis 21 years, George 12 years, John 8 years, Anderson 6 years, Jane 3 years, Robertson 3 years, Louisa 1 year, Martha 2 months for $395. Sig. William M. Byrd.
Book: Z, Page: 352, Grantor: Elisha Jackson and Sarah his wife, Patrick H. Jack, Grantee: James C. Guy and Jno. C. Meredith, Date: 01-Aug-1845
[PLAT] 1 Aug 1845 Elisha Jackson and Sarah his wife, Patrick H. Jackson, Benjamin F. Jackson and William W. Anderson to James C. Guy and Jno. C. Meredith all of Louisa. Elisha Jackson had sold 16 a of this tract to Patrick H. Jackson and Benjamin F. Jackson and 8 1/2 acres to William W. Anderson which he had not given a deed to and all have agreed with Elisha to now sell this entire tract to James C. Guy and Jno. C. Meredith being in Louisa on East side of the main road leading from Richmond to Louisa Court House containing 342 3/4 acres reserving however the use of a burying ground to the heirs of Major Thos. Gardner as was reserved by him in his deed to Elisha Jackson with all building, improvements, etc.
Book: Z, Page: 355, Grantor: James C. Guy and Jno. C. Meredith 1st, David Richa, Grantee: Elisha Jackson 3rd. James C. Guy, Date: 01-Aug-1845
James C. Guy and Jno. C. Meredith 1st, David Richardson and Samuel T. Pulliam (of Richmond) 2nd, to Elisha Jackson 3rd. James C. Guy and Jno. C. Meredith indebted to Elisha Jackson for #1,313.88 payable Jul 1846 and Jul 1847. In trust tract in Louisa on east side Main Road leading from Richmond to Louisa court house containing by survey 342 3/4 acres being same tract Elisha Jackson now resides and conveyed by Elisha Jackson and others by deed even date to James C. Guy and Jno. C. Meredith.
Book: Z, Page: 363, Grantor: Porter, James D. & Catherin S., Grantee: May, John S., Date: 06-Sep-1845
James D. Porter and Catharin S. Porter for $3,500 paid by John S. May same land Porter bought of Jeremiah S. Bailey; Bailey derived by deed from Reubin Settle, Samuel Sa_mkin? And Sidney his wife, Mathew W. Courtney and John Bailey to Stephen Bailey 29 Dec 1811, to Clerks Office 13 Jul 1812 Jeremiah Bailey son of Stephen Bailey 6 Sep 1845
Book: Z, Page: 367, Grantor: Josiah Goodman, Grantee: James H. Goodman, Date: 06-Nov-1844
Josiah Goodman of Cumberland Co. to James H. Goodman interest under will of James Burnley dec'd. late of Louisa. Josiah Goodman is one of the brothers of James H. Goodman's wife for $328. 6 Nov 1844.
Book: Z, Page: 377, Grantor: William B. Dickenson and Frances A. his wife, Grantee: James L. Gunter, Date:
[blank] Oct 1845 William B. Dickenson and Frances A. his wife ( by him, Wm. B. Dikenson her attorney in fact) of Maury County Tennessee and Enos F. Gunter of Louisa to James L. Gunter of Louisa $100; tract beginning at James L. Gunter's corner, Robert N. Trices, Christopher Creek, mouth of Pigeon Run, containing 25 acres [ legal description]. Sig. William B. Dickenson, Enos F. Gunter. Rec. 13 Oct 1845
Book: Z, Page: 378, Grantor: Charles Grandison Goodman and Ann G. Goodman his w, Grantee: William T. Davis, Date: 06-Oct-1845
Charles Grandison Goodman and Ann G. Goodman his wife of Louisa to William T. Davis of Albemarle $128.43 for tract on South Anna cont. 8 acres adjoining Doctors Road adjoining Goodman and Davis.
Book: Z, Page: 381, Grantor: Geo. Vest, Grantee: Alexander C. Vest, Date: 11-Oct-1845
Geo. Vest to Alexander C. Vest for $1,000 tract on Rockey Creek, 100a. Sig. Geo. Vest. rec. 13 Oct 1845.
Book: Z, Page: 385, Grantor: Albert G. Chewning and Nicey H. his wife, Grantee: Robert D. Chewning, Date: 29-Jul-1845
Albert G. Chewning and Nicey H. his wife of Amherst County to Robert D. Chewning of Louisa for $1600 p 19 Oct 1837 for 409 acres adj. James Vest, William Ragland, William Crawford, Henry Chewning it being tract Albert conveyed from the widow and heirs of John Downing, dec'd. and ordered by the court to be conveyed to him in fee simple. Sig. A. G. and Nicey H. Chewning. Justices of Amherst certify for the Chewnings.
Book: Z, Page: 386, Grantor: Suit in chancery Martin Strong and Sally his wife , Grantee: , Date: 15-Jun-1842
Suit in chancery Martin Strong and Sally his wife and others vs. Chewning, Downing and others. Phillip H. Jones and Lucian Minor were appointed commissioners to sell 200 acres with consent of present owner of whole tract who is Robert D. Chewning at public auction to Christopher Valentine for $2000 being tract late John Downing, dec'd. owned and lived upon at his death in Louisa and which his widow and children sold to Albert G. Chewning which sd. 200 acres embraced the mill on sd. tract and described in deed Robert D. Chewning and wife to Valentine made yesterday according to a survey made by John R. Quarles.
Book: Z, Page: 445, Grantor: Wm. W. Davis and Ann O. his wife, Grantee: Martin Baker, Date: 19-Dec-1845
Wm. W. Davis and Ann O. his wife of Rockbridge Co. and Jane R. Riordan of Louisa $1,200 to Martin Baker of Louisa tract in Louisa being part of a tract devised to us by the late J. Cole Dickinson adj. creek on the mill pond of C. Dickinson, Claybrooke, Baker, Jos. Coutes, ford, South Elk Creek, containing 194 acres 42 poles with appurtenances. Sig. Wm. W. Davis, Ann O. Davis, Jane R. Riordan. Justices John S. Collins and John Hart of Louisa certify for Jane R. Riordan. Justices Joseph Walker and Arch. B. Walker of Rockbridge County certify for Wm. W. Davis and his wife.
Book: Z, Page: 446, Grantor: Wm. W. Davis and Ann O. his wife, Grantee: Wm. J. Pendleton, Date: 19-Dec-1845
Wm. W. Davis and Ann O. his wife of Rockbridge County, Va., and Jane R. Riordan of Louisa Co. $1,200 to Wm. J. Pendleton of Louisa tracts in Louisa being parts of the tracts devised by the will of J. Cole Dickinson, dec'd. adjoining a bridge on Mr. John Claybrooke's line, containing 23 acres and another tract at the mouth of a creek on the mill pond of C. Dickinson, Carpenter and Kimbrough, Pendleton containing 171 acres & 30 poles with appurtenances Sig. Wm. W. Davis, Ann O. Davis, Jane R. Riordan.
Book: Z, Page: 455, Grantor: William D. Johnson and Elizabeth his wife, Grantee: Dr. Archibald Anderson, Date: 11-May-1844
William D. Johnson and Elizabeth his wife to Dr. Archibald Anderson of Louisa 2nd and David N. Jones of Richmond. William d. Johnson indebted to David N. Jones #1,380.62 on bonds In trust tract in Louisa on Rope Swamp one of the head waters of Taylors creek adj. Thos. A. Hope, Jno. B. Jones cont 207 acres & 15 perches. Sig. Wm. D. Johnson
Book: Z, Page: 509, Grantor: Hughson, Charles E., Grantee: Desper, Thomas, Date: 01-Jan-1845
Book: Z, Page: 547, Grantor: Hughson, Ellis G., Grantee: Ragland, William, Date: 05-May-1846
Book: AA, Page: 2, Grantor: White, Nancy, Grantee: Hughson, Charles, Date: 01-Jan-1846
Nancy White of Louisa and Charles E. Hughson .... having formed a great attachment towards him, ... give my negro girl Malinda...
Book: AA, Page: 12, Grantor: H.J. Magruder, Grantee: David S. Gillaspy, Date: 23-Feb-1844
H.J. Magruder, trustee to David S. Gillaspy, both of Fluvanna Co. On 23 Feb 1844 Magruder, trustee in a deed of trust from Strong sold at public auction 50 acres and 75 acres for $340 where David S. Gillaspy was purchaser. Sig. H. J. Magruder; James Magruder and Basil M. Jones, justices of Fluvanna Co. certify for H. J. Magruder 27 Sep 1844. Rec. 10 Aug 1846.
Book: AA, Page: 14, Grantor: White, Nancy, Grantee: McGehee, William & Elizabeth, Date: 01-Jan-1846
Nancy White and William W. McGehee and wife Elizabeth McGehee, $5.00 for the following slaves: Mary, Ra___ma, Jane and Ralph...
Book: AA, Page: 14, Grantor: White, Nancy, Grantee: Hughson, Nancy, Date: 01-Jan-1846
Nancy White of Louisa for and in consideration of the love and affection which I bear to Nancy Hughson daughter of William Hughson, dec'd for $1.00 give one negro boy named Harry (Now about seven months old, the son of Jane)
Book: AA, Page: 21, Grantor: John B. Tisdale, Grantee: , Date: 13-Jun-1846
John B. Tisdale of Johnson County, Indiana, Robert D. Tisdale and Joseph D. Tisdale of Adam Co. Indiana, James W. B. Tisdale of Fayette Co., Pennsylvania, sons of Sally Tisdale, dec'd. and Robert Tisdale who said Sally Tisdale was a daughter of James Beadles dec'd late of Louisa, Va. James M. Davis and Amanda Jane his wife who said Amanda Jane is a daughter of Jane D. Finch dec'd. and her only child, said Jane D. Finch was formerly Jane D. Tisdale and a daughter of the said Sally Tisdale dec'd. and Robert Tisdale of Shelby Co., Ohio appoint Robert Tisdale of Adams Co. Indiana, father of us the said John B, Robert D., Joseph D. and James W. B. Tisdale and grandfather of Amanda Jane Davis lawful attorney for us to receive and demand such sums due us from William W. Beadles as executor of the will of James Beadles dec'd of Louisa and from William M. Ambler and John Hunter of Louisa trustees in deed of trust from said William Beadles to them in deed specified. Sig. by parties. 13 Jun 1846.
Book: AA, Page: 21, Grantor: Tisdale, James W. B., Grantee: Tisdale, Robert, Date: 08-Jun-1846
Know all men by these presents that we John B. Tisdale, Johnson County Indiana, Robert D. Tisdale and Joseph D. Tisdale of Adams County in said state, James W. B. Tisdale of Fayette County in the state of Pennsylvania, sons of Sally Tisdale dec'd and Robert Tisdale who said Sally Tisdale was a daughter of James Beadles dec'd late of the county of Louisa and state of Virginia, and James M. Davis and Amanda Jane Davis his wife who said Amanda Jane is a daughter of Jane D. Finch dec'd, their only child, said Jane D. Finch was formerly Jane D. Tisdale and a daughter of the said Sally Tisdale dec'd and Robert Tisdale of the county of Shelby in the state of Ohio, for good cause and consideration us thereunto moving, have nominated, constituted and appointed and by these presents do nominate constitute and appoint Robert Tisdale of the said county of Adams and state of Indiana, father of us the said John B., Robert D., Joseph D. and James W.B. Tisdale and grandfather of the said Amanda Jane Davis our true and lawful attorney for us and in our names, to ask for, demand and receive and if necessary to sue for ... all such sum of money as may be due and owing to us of and from William W. Beadles as executor of the Last Will and Testament of the said James Beadles dec'd of the county of Louisa, state of Virginia and every other person ...... especially to receive from William M. Ambler and John Hunter, trustees in a deed of trust from the said William W. Beadles to them for the purpose in said deed specified all such sum of money for us. Dated 24 June 1846.
Book: AA, Page: 37, Grantor: Nancy Amos, Grantee: William Perkins, Date: 15-Jul-1845
Nancy Amos to William Perkins both of Louisa tract in Louisa on Roundabout Creek cont. 64 acres adjoining James M. Morris, Michael Wade, dec'd. and sd. Wm. Perkins for $250. Sig. Ann Amos wit. A. J. Perkins, James Wright, George W. Parrish. Rec. 14 Sep 1846
Book: AA, Page: 43, Grantor: Seymour S. Hopkins, Grantee: John R. Vest, Date: 24-Aug-1846
Seymour S. Hopkins assigned a bond of Judith J. Hopkins to John R. Vest for $200.19.
Book: AA, Page: 55, Grantor: Wm. W. McGehee, Grantee: Geo. Vest, Date: 24-Aug-1846
Wm. W. McGehee indebted to Geo. Vest $500, D. E. Hichmand trustee.
Book: AA, Page: 56, Grantor: Hancock, John & wife, Grantee: Trice, James I., Date: 02-Oct-1846
Book: AA, Page: 82, Grantor: Ragland, William, Grantee: Hughson, Charles E., Date: 12-Nov-1846
William Ragland of the first part, Charles E. Hughson of the second part, and Samuel Hughson and Elizabeth Hughson his wife of the third part, all of Louisa, for the friendship for Elizabeth for $81.00 (Charles E. Hughson son of Samuel and Elizabeth) a negro boy named Tom about ten years old....
Book: AA, Page: 86, Grantor: George W. Parrish and Edmund A. Grubbs, 1st part, , Grantee: , Date: 29-Sep-1846
George W. Parrish and Edmund A. Grubbs, 1st part, W. Price, 2nd part, Ashley Bell, 3rd part, of Louisa and Goochland. Parrish and Grubbs indebted to Bell $64.46. In trust land in Louisa on which Parrish lives 184 acres.
Book: AA, Page: 88, Grantor: Hancock, Austin & wife, Grantee: Sims, Jas, Date: 04-Dec-1846
Book: AA, Page: 108, Grantor: Hughson, Nathaniel & Rosa, Grantee: Duvall, Benjamin, Date: 03-Oct-1846
Nathaniel Hughson and Rosa C. Hughson his wife of the first part, and Benjamin Duvall of the second part, for $50.00 land beginning at pointers on the Columbia Road.....
Book: AA, Page: 111, Grantor: William L. M. Melton and Mary Ann, his wife, Grantee: Matthew G. Grubbs, Date: 22-Dec-1846
William L. M. Melton and Mary Ann, his wife of Louisa to Matthew G. Grubbs, of Louisa $200; 50 acres adjoining Robert L. Jones, Melton, Robert H Gentry. Rec. 28 Dec 1846.
Book: AA, Page: 112, Grantor: Matthew Grubbs Garrard Atkins, Grantee: Melton, Date: 22-Dec-1846
deed of trust Matthew Grubbs indebted to Melton $100. Garrard Atkins trustee to secure land above.
Book: AA, Page: 170, Grantor: John Hancock and Nancy his wife and James M. Trice, Grantee: Jane R. Riordan, Date: 02-Oct-1846
John Hancock and Nancy his wife & James M. Trice who holds the deed of trust to Jane R. Riordan of Louisa for $925 for tract on Contrary Creek containing 200 acres adjoining Hancock, estate of Robert Goodwin, William Armstrong, Michael Road. Sig. John Hancock, Nancy Hancock, James M. Trice. wit. Anderson Trice, Thos. N. Trice, Temolieon G. Trice, Robt. Gooch, Pleasant Hackett, Nelson A. Burrus. Recorded 9 Mar 1847.
Book: AA, Page: 173, Grantor: Tisdale, Maria D., Grantee: Trevilian, Charles G., Date: 08-Mar-1847
between Maria D. Trevilian Tisdale, Thomas P. Trevilian, Tandy Chewning and Lucy S. Trevilian Chewning his wife, James Bibb and Susan T. Trevilian Bibb his wife, John W. Walker and Martha Ann Hughson Walker (1) his wife, Nathaniel J. Hughson V? [Sarah] Ellen Hughson(2) his wife and Charles E. Hughson of the one part and Charles G. Trevilian of the other part, all of Louisa County Virginia except Nathaniel J. Hughson and his wife who are of Albemarle, for fifty dollars sell to Charles G. Trevilian fifteen and one fourth acres bounded as expressed in lot #1 in the division of the lands of James Trevilian dec'd which said lot was assigned to Martha Trevilian dec'd.
Book: AA, Page: 173, Grantor: Maria D. Tisdale, Thomas P. Trevillian, Tandy Chew, Grantee: Charles G. Trevillian, Date: 08-Mar-1847
Maria D. Tisdale, Thomas P. Trevillian, Tandy Chewning and Lucy S. his wife, Jesse Bibb and Susan T. his wife, John W. Walker and Martha Ann his wife, Nathaniel J. Hughson and Ellen his wife, Charles E. Hughson to Charles G. Trevillian all of Louisa except N. J. Hughson of Albemarle Va. $50; 15 1/4 acres being lot No. 4 in division of land of James Trevilian dec'd. assigned to Martha Trevillian dec'd. wit. P. W. Connor, F. S. Swift, Lewis D. Robertson.
Book: AA, Page: 181, Grantor: Omohundro, R. F., Grantee: Kiblinger, Jacob, Date: 11-Mar-1847
Between R. F. Omohundro and Jacob Kiblinger, property about four miles above Louisa Courthouse on the road to Charlottesville known as Neff's Tavern, 227 acres adjoining land of Robert Dalton, Nathaniel Mills, and others for $933.33 [effective on 11 Oct 1847]
Book: AA, Page: 183, Grantor: Jesse W. Grubbs, Grantee: Benjamin Jones, Date: 18-Mar-1847
Jesse W. Grubbs of Louisa, William F. Johnson and John Walton. Whereas Jesse W. Grubbs did jointly with Elisha P. Grubbs and John W. Loyall execute an obligation to Benjamin Jones for $250 for rent of a mill occupied by Jesse Grubbs. Jesse wished to indemnify. In trust tract Jesse W. Grubbs now lives on the north side of the South Anna River adjoining sd. William F. Johnson and John Walton containing 200a. See 1850 p. 304 for deed of release
Book: AA, Page: 192, Grantor: Hughson, John N. & Sarah, Grantee: McGehee, William W., Date: 01-Jan-1847
John N. Hughson and Sarah E. Hughson, his wife, Nancy Hughson, William J. Hughson and Frederick Hughson, children of William Hughson dec'd of Louisa of the first part and William W. McGehee of the other part, $5.00 for 265 acres bounded by John Vest dec'd, Hackett and others, part of the land of the late William Hughson
Book: AA, Page: 198, Grantor: Anderson, Lewis * Mary Ann, Grantee: Trevilian, Charles G., Date: 07-Apr-1847
between Lewis Anderson and Mary Ann Anderson his wife of the first part and Charles G. Trevilian and Robert E. Porter of the second part, all of Louisa County, for $350, 97 acres, bounded by William Poindexter, Thomas Ogg, John L. May and Jonathan X? Cowherd, is the original tract (supposed to have contained 154 1/4 acres) (Cowherd purchased a portion)
Book: AA, Page: 217, Grantor: Christopher Waldrop and Ellen D., his wife, Grantee: Anderson Talley, Date: 09-Aug-1847
Christopher Waldrop and Ellen D., his wife, of Richmond to Anderson Talley for $786.75; 131 1/2 acres on headwaters of North East Creek adjoining Richard Sandidge, William Talley, Joseph C. Eggleston's Estate, Parson Baretts, Frederick Harris. Being same tract conveyed by James Foster and Catharine his wife to John Waldrop late of Hanover by deed 4 Dec 1830. Tract having been assigned to Christopher Waldrop by mutual agreement amongst the heirs of John Waldrop, his father, dated 22 Jun 1847 recorded in Clerks Office of Hanover. Rec. 21 Aug 1847.
Book: AA, Page: 231, Grantor: William O. Harris and Robert H. Isbell Justices, Grantee: , Date:
William O. Harris and Robert H. Isbell Justices of Louisa certify for Bolling Dandridge to a deed.
Book: AA, Page: 239, Grantor: David S. Gillespie, Grantee: Robert Chewning, Francis O. Moss, Date: 15-Jun-1847
David S. Gillespie to Robert Chewning, Francis O. Moss and Lafayette W. Riordan by agreement 9 Jan 1845 entered among the legatees under the will of James C. Dickenson, dec'd. late of Louisa and decree of the court in a friendly suit between said Legatees, said legatees have a life time interest in certain slaves: Lee, Big Martha, Little Martha, Rhoda, Jos. Henry, Ann, Celia, Sally, Deanse and William and a baby child of Little Martha which were vested in Jane Riordan one of the daughters and legatees of James C. Dickinson, dec'd. how has lately married and is now the wife of David S. Gillespie and the slaves then became vested in Mary Chewning wife of Robert Chewning, Frances Moss wife of Francis O. Moss, and Lafayette W. Riordan. The said Mary, Frances and Lafayette W. being the children of Jane Riordan now Jane Gillespie. This ure makes an arrange by which Robert Chewning, Lafayette W. Riordan, and Francis O. Moss give an absolute fee simple in Little Martha and her three children Ames, William and the baby to Jane R. Riordan wife of David S. Gillespie gives to Robert Chewning, Francis Moss and Lafayette Riordan the remainder of the above named slaves. Sig. David S. Gillespie, Francis O. Moss, Lafayette W. Riordan. Rec. 12 Jul 1847.
Book: AA, Page: 331, Grantor: Morris, Ann, Grantee: Hughson, Nathaniel, Date: 09-Oct-1847
Ann Morris to Nathaniel Hughson $276 land on the waters of Fork Creek 92 acres ... division of the land of her father John Lea dec'd adjoining James Grooms, Jackson Mills and others
Book: AA, Page: 369, Grantor: James L. Gunter, Grantee: , Date: 13-Nov-1847
James L. Gunter commissioner appointed by County Court of Louisa to sell dower land of Mrs. Catharine Scales, Dec'd. . James L. Gunter and Elizabeth his wife are plaintiff and the infant children of Charles J. Brockman, Dec'd defendant. James L. Gunter as commissioner advertised land which said Catharine Scales, Dec'd. held as dower for at least three weeks prior to 11 Nov 1847 when he sold to highest bidder at public auction when Henry Harris was highest bidder and made purchase at $10.62 per acre. Gunter to Harris a tract near North Anna River containing 50 1/2 acres adjoining dower land of Mrs. Catharine Scales as dower in the real estate of her first husband John Brockman, Dec'd. and which lands reverts to said James Gunter and wife and the infant children of Charles J. Brockman, Dec'd. as only surviving distributes and heirs.
Book: AA, Page: 370, Grantor: Henry Harris 1st., George T. B. Hester 2nd., James, Grantee: Mrs. Catherine, Date: 13-Nov-1847
Henry Harris 1st., George T. B. Hester 2nd., James L. Gunter commissioner appointed to sell land lately held by Mrs. Catherine Scales, Dec'd as her dower in real estate of her first husband John Brockman, Dec'd. of 3rd. part all of Louisa. Henry Harris justly indebted to James L. Gunter in the sum of $631.89 by bond bearing date with these presents with James D. Smith his security payable 11 Nov 1848. Henry Harris sells to George T. B. Hester in trust 59 1/2 acres being same land conveyed to said Harris by James L. Gunter commissioner by deed of even date. Sig. Henry Harris.
Book: AA, Page: 395, Grantor: Richard Kennon, Grantee: John B. Smith and James E. Smith, Date: 16-Dec-1847
Richard Kennon of Louisa to John B. Smith and James E. Smith of said County, $271.60 paid by John B. Smith and $135.80 paid by James E. Smith. Undivided 2/3 to John B. and 1/3 to James E. tract adjoining sd. John B. Smith, sd. Kennon, James M. Vest, Christopher Valentine cont. 67 36/40 acres. Sig. Richard Kennon rec. 16 Dec 1847
Book: AA, Page: 403, Grantor: Charles Thompson and Sarah A. his wife, Grantee: Reuben Davis, Date: 10-Nov-1847
Charles Thompson and Sarah A. his wife of Hanover co. to Reuben Davis of Louisa co. $140.50 land lying and being in Louisa co. cont. 35 1/8 a. bounded by the lands of Stephen Durrington on the east by the lands of the Virginia and New England Mining Company on the North and by John Hunter on the south and West and on both sides of the Louisa Rail Road and on both sides of the County road leading from the residence of Col. William F. Toler to Louisa Court House and being a part of 50 a of land purchased by Charles Thompson for the taxes due thereon on the 13 Oct 1845 off a tract cont. 190 1/4 a. belonging to the said Virginia and New England Mining Co. with all the appurtenances thereunto belonging. DB Z p 540 541 1846 May 1 Robert T. Gooch and Martha his wife to Reuben Davis all of Louisa Co. $1,200 land on the head waters of Contrary Creek 60 1/2 a. adj. Joseph Grady, estate of William Talley, John Morrison. DB Y p 264 267 Deed of Trust 1843 Feb. 27 William C. Nelson 1st part, John Hunter and Clayton G. Coleman 2nd.part and Thomas Nelson, Samuel C. Nelson, William Mills, Sr., William J. Pendleton and Joseph K Pendleton Excors of Frederick Harris, dec'd, John T. Quarles and Robert M. Kent, merchants and partners trading at Louisa Court House under the firm of Quarles and Kent, Robert T. Gooch and Archibald D. Arnell, William Johnson, Wingfield Cosby, William Walton, Nathan A. Ware, William I Pendleton in his own right, Murwood Estes, William D. Mansfield, William Armstrong, Mildred Moss, Starke W. Morris and Reuben Davis of the county of Louisa, also David Tiner of the county of Spotsylvania, Nicholas Terrill of Hanover, William H. Andrews and Samuel Andrews of Spots., William Rennolds of Fluvanna and Alexander Garrett of Richmond of the 3rd part . Whereas Thomas Nelson is the security of the said William C. Nelson in sundry cases to 2 bonds to the estate of said Frederick Harris, decd., bond payable to Richard of Orange Co. for hire of Negor 1841,bond 1842 assigned to Quarles and Kent bonds to Wingfield Cosby, bond due to Nicholas Terrill, to Samuel Andrews, bond due to William Walton, bond due to William D. Mansfield, bond for guardianship of Joseph Trible, David Tinder is security on two bonds to John Claybrooke, Nathan A. Ware is security of bond executed to Iaquelin Gillum and William C. Nelson is indebted to Nathan A. Ware in his own right. to Samuel C. Nelson bond, bond Quarles p Kent, bond due Robert T. Gooch bond Archibald D. Arnett, due William Walton, due William I. Pendleton, bond due Merriwood Estes, bond due Wm. Rennolds, due William Armstrong indebted to Mildred Moss for hire of a Negro, to Starke W. Morris assignee of William Murphey, Alexander Garrett of Richmond by bond, due to Reuben Davis in suit in Louisa superior court. William C. Nelson in order to secure himself grants to John Hunter and Clayton G. Coleman, Jr. real and personal estate. land whereon the said William C. Nelson resides containing 704 a on Contrary Creek adj. Thomas Nelson, John Hancock the land belonging to the estate of the late Robert Goodwin of Philip B. Pendleton and others together with the water grist and saw mills . Slaves, horses, and other livestock, household furniture, crops in trust. DB W p 531 1839 Sep 23 George W. Davis and Susan his wife, of Hanover co., William Kennon and Nancy, and Mary Davis the wife of Abram Davis, dec'd of Louisa to William F. Toler $28 and for paying off a certain debt due Toler from Abram Davis $25.62 16 a on Little River adj. Col. Edmund Pendleton, Thomas Harris, John Middlebrook being same land Abram Davis bought of Frances Hogan.
Book: AA, Page: 405, Grantor: Nathan W. Smith and Susanna his wife, Grantee: Hugh G. Hiter, Date: 08-Jan-1848
Nathan W. Smith and Susanna his wife of Louisa co. To Hugh G. Hiter for $300 tract on Duckinghole Creek being part of tract where Smith now lives adjoining Old Office Rd., Ira Gillum, Hiter containing 60 acres.
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