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Miscellaneous Land Tax Notes

These are most of the land owners listed on Middle Meherrin, Crupper Run, Mitchell's Creek, High Gate 
Creek and South Meherrin on Land Tax for the year 1863. All were listed as fee simple unless
otherwise indicated. All were residents of Lunenburg unless otherwise indicated. 1863 Land Tax Lunenburg Ashworth, Susan, life, 39 1/2a, Middle Meherrin SW11, 100 bldgs, former A. Ashworth 1850 Bayne, Jno S., 117 1/4a, Middle Meherrin, SW14, no tax bldgs, former G. S. Bayne 1850 Same, 174a, Middle Meherrin, SW9, no tax bldgs, former Dupree & Arvin 1861 Same, 1064 3/4a, Middle Meherrin, SW13, 3000 bldgs, from G. S. Bayne 1868 Burwell, A. A., 331a, High Gate Creek, SW 14, 150 bldg, former blank Same, 3a, High Gate Creek, SW14, no tax bldgs, former blank Same, 62 7/8 a, High Gate Creek, SW14, no tax bldgs, former blank Bohannon, P. H., 117a, Middle Meherrin, SW10, 100 bldgs, former Martha Ellis 1857 Burns, F. G., resid. Charlotte, acres?,South Meherrin, 150 bldgs, former C. Burns 1855 (This looks like BARNS, F. G. on 1866 land tax) Bruce, S. A., 450a, Crupper Run, SW13, 800 bldgs, former blank Same, 182 3/4a or 132 3/4a, Crupper Run, no tax bldgs, former blank Bailey, E. G., 25 1/2a, Middle Meherrin, SW9, no tax bldgs, from Lee & Hazelwood 1863 Coleman, W. G., resid. Mecklenburg, 25a, SW9, South Meherrin, no tax bldgs, former blank Coleman, Jno _?, resid Lun, 304a, Fork Meherrin, SE12, no tax bldgs, former blank Same, 10a, Fork Meherrin, SE9, 150 bldgs, former blank Same, 98a, Fork Meherrin, SE12, 600 bldgs, former blank Same, 1a, mill South Meherrin, no tax bldgs, former P. W. Coleman 1849 Cralle, T. G. & W. Marshall, 112 3/4, Middle Meherrin, SW10, no tax bldgs, former blank Couch, Wm T. 348 3/4a, Mitchell Cr, SW10, 1000.00 bldgs, former blank Same, 510a, South Meherrin, no tax bldgs, former blank Same, 130a, Crupper Run, no tax bldgs, from S. Sanders 1857 Dance, Stephen Est, 480a, South Meherrin, SW11, 800 bldgs, former blank Dance, Wesley S., 359a, Middle Meherrin, SW10, 100 bldgs, former M. M. Dance 1862 Same, 350, Middle Meherrin, no tax bldgs, former M. A. Dance 1862 Duffer, Allen, 50a, High Gate Cr., SW14, no tax bldgs, former blank Dupree, Wm S., resid. Richmond, 130a, Middle Meherrin, NW14, no tax bldgs, former blank Same, 2a, Middle Meherrin,NW 14, no tax bldgs, former blank Davis, Lewis, 473a, South Meherrin, SW10, 800 bldgs, former blank Dupree, Wm S. Trustee for Williams, R. B., trust, 71a, Middle Meherrin, SW11, no tax bldgs, former blank Same, 73a, Middle Meherrin, SW11, no tax bldgs, former blank Dodson, Wm E., 814a, South Meherrin, SW13, no tax bldgs, former Sanders Comr 1862 Ellis, Geo C., 312a, Middle Meherrin, SW12, 150 bldgs, former W. Ellis Est 1847 Eubank, Wm H., 449a, Middle Meherrin, SW15, 2000 bldgs, former Jno Eubank 1847 Same, 39 1/2a, Middle Meherrin, SW14, no tax bldgs, former blank Same, 433 1/4a, Middle Meherrin, SW14, 159 bldgs, former F. Thompson 1859 Same, 325a, Middle Meherrin, SW15, no tax bldgs, former Jno Eubank Est 1863 Ellis, Joseph F., 183a, Mitchells Cr, SW14, 800 bldgs, former blank Same, life, 35, Crupper Run, SW12, no tax bldgs, former E. Ellis Est 1847 Eubank, Jno T., 582 1/2a, Middle Meherrin, SW12 1300 bldgs, former W. G. Bagley &C 1854 Same, 471a, Middle Meherrin, SW15, no tax bldgs, former Jno Eubank Est 1863 Eubank, P. G., 200a, Middle Meherrin, SW 15, 400 bldgs, former Jno Eubank Est 1863 Ellis, E. F., 149 3/4a, Middle Meherrin, SW12, 150 bldgs, former E. W. Ellis 1859 Same, 200a, Crupper Run, SW12, no tax bldgs, former R. R. Swepson 1860 Gregory, Josephus, 756a, Mitchells Cr, SW14, 450 dwell, former blank Gunn, Daniel E., 360a, Middle Meherrin, SW9, 800 bldgs, from Jno E. Hardy 1861 Gunn, Tabitha, fee, acres? Middle Meherrin, NW11, no tax bldgs, former blank Note: Some pages too dark to catch all names on these streams Harding, E. J., 360 3/4a, Middle Meherrin, SW10, 100 bldgs, former Thos Harding Dec 1853 Hazelwood, Jno, 97a., Middle Meherrin, SW9, 100 bldgs, former W. Y. Moreing 1848 Hepburn, E. M., 2109a, South Meherrin, SW13, 5500 bldgs, former blank Harding, Wm J., 194a, Middle Meherrin, SW9, 200 bldgs, former blank Hardy, Robt C. Est, 248a, South Meherrin, SW11, 500 bldgs, former blank Same, 138 7/8, South Meherrin, SW10, no tax bldgs, former M. Hardy 1844 Hutson, Joseph A., 65 1/2a, Middle Meherrin, SW12, no tax bldgs, former W. T? Hutson 1850 Same, 50a, Middle Meherrin, SW11, no tax bldgs, former Jno Eubank 1857 Hutson, Charles, 102 1/3a, High Gate Cr, SW13, 100 bldgs, former blank Jordan, Wm P., 320a, Middle Meherrin, SW9, 600 bldgs, former blank Same, 96a, Middle Meherrin, SW9, 100 bldgs, former Perkins Comr 1862 Knight, Sallie, resid. Tenn, life, 125a, Middle Meherrin, NW9, no tax bldgs, former blank Knight, S. W., 189 1/2a, Middle Meherrin, W14, 150 bldgs, from Jas Neal Knight, R. E., 54 1/4a, Middle Meherrin, SW13, no tax bldgs, former S. A. Shorter 1854 Same, 156a, Middle Meherrin, SW13, 500 bldgs, former Jos Hardy 1857 Knight, G. T., 341 3/4a, Middle Meherrin, SW15, no tax bldgs, former Jon Eubank 1859 Lester, Fredk, 583a, Middle Meherrin, SW8, 800 bldgs, former blank Same, 132a, Middle Meherrin, SW8, no tax bldgs, former J. C. Hamlet 1854 Lipscomb, Ed B. Est, 280a, Middle Meherrin, SW15, 100 bldgs, former blank Lee, Sam E., 302 1/2a, Middle Meherrin, SW9, 1200 bldgs, former W. E. Robertson 1849 Same, 2acres MILL, Middle Meherrin, 1500 bldgs, former blank Lacy, Thos E. 25a., Middle Meherrin, SW11, no tax bldgs, former G. S or L Bayne 1855 Marable, Hartwell, 261 1/2a, Crupper Run, SW11, 150 bldgs, former blank McAlister, Jas, 527a, Middle Meherrin, SW8, 800 bldgs, former W. P. Jordan 1856 Marshall, Wm J., 115a, Middle Meherrin, SW8, no tax bldgs, former W. Wood 1850 Same, 292a, Middle Meherrin, SW8, 200 bldgs, former W. G.? Overton 1854 Pettus, Musgrove, S. Or L. 535a, Middle Meherrin, SW10, 500 bldgs, L or S Pettus Est 1862 Parrish, Phillips & Co, 55a, Mill South Meherrin, SW10, 2450 bldgs, former blank Pullum, Nancy, life, 90a, Middle Meherrin, SW8, no tax bldgs, former blank Pullum, Mary & others, fee, 3a, Middle Meherrin, SW9, 150 bldgs, former E. Craddock 1858 Pollard, Ed S.?, life, 156, Middle Meherrin, SW14, 100 bldgs, former R. Thompson Est 1846 Same, fee, 87a, Middle Meherrin, SW14, no tax bldgs, ditto Pettus, Thos trustee For Watkins, M. J., resid Charlotte, 2987 1/2a, Middle Meherrin, SW14, 300 bldgs, former W. T. Dupree 1852 Purson?, Wm, 200a, Middle Meherrin, SW11, 100 bldgs, former J. Cole 1856 Phillips, W. W., 185 3/4a, Middle Meherrin, SW10, no tax bldgs, former, J. E. Harris, 1857 Poindexter, A. C. & others, 196 1/4a, Middle Meherrin, SW8, 100 bldgs, former H. G. Hardy & others 1859 Ralls, S., 260a, Crupper Run, SW9, 250 bldgs, former Daley Comr 1863 Rutledge, Jno A., 105 1/2a, High Gate Cr., SW11, no tax bldgs, former blank Sanders, Robert Est, 766 1/2a, South Meherrin, SW13, 350 bldgs, former blank Smithson, Jno C., 72a, South Meherrin, SW6[dbl checked], 500 bldgs, former R. Roberts 1851 Shorter, Thos H., 88a, Middle Meherrin, SW14, no tax bldgs, former blank Thompson, John, 502a, Middle Meherrin, SW15, 150 bldgs, former D. Thompson Est 1855 Same, 201a, Middle Meherrin, SW15, no tax bldgs, former A. Lipscombe & Co 1856 Thompson, Mary, life, 160a, SW14, 150 bldgs, former D. Thompson Est 1857 Tisdale, Jno R. B., 309 1/2a, Middle Meherrin, SW8, 400 bldgs, former blank Same, 100a, Middle Meherrin, SW8, no tax bldgs, former W. S. Hite 1856 Same, 30a, North Meherrin, SW8, no tax bldgs, former W A. Tisdale & Co 1861 Thompson, C. J., 324a, Mitchells Cr, SW 14, 150 bldgs, former D. Thompson Est CROSSED OUT Same, 48a, Mitchells Cr, SW14, no tax bldgs, former D. Thompson Est 1850 Same, 85a, Mitchells Cr, SW14, no tax bldgs, former J. C. Thompson Comr 1853 Same, 52a, Mitchells Cr, SW14, no tax bldgs, ditto Thompson, Wm J., 88a, Middle Meherrin, SW14, no tax bldgs, former R. Thompson Est 1848 Thompson, Daniel or David, resid Mecklenburg, 50a, Middle Meherrin, SW14, no tax bldgs, former D. Thompson 1849 Thompson, Mary J., resid Lun, fee, 52 1/2a, Middle Meherrin, SW14, no tax bldgs, ditto Townsend, J. T. or P., 338 1/2a, Crupper Run, SW11, 150 bldgs, former M. A. Townsend 1860 Townsend, Mary A., fee, 108a, Middle Meherrin, SW10, 150 bldgs, former J. B. Russell 1860 Thompson, John Comiter? for E. Thompson, trust, ?acres, Middle Meherrin, SW14, no tax bldgs, former D. Thompson Est 1852? Wilson, Wm S., 460 1/2a, Crupper Run, 300 bldgs,, former blank Same, 210a, Middle Meherrin, SW10, no tax bldgs, Wm? Comr 1850 Watson, A. J., 434 1/2a, Crupper Run, SW11, 900 bldgs, former blank Watson, Jesse, 417a, Middle Meherrin, SW12, 150 bldgs, former blank Same, 62a, Middle Meherrin, SW12, no tax bldgs, former R. H. Williams Est 1847 Same, 37 1/2 Middle Meherrin, SW12,, no tax bldgs, D. Thompsons Est 1846 Williams, John (SR), 141 3/4a, Middle Meherrin, SW10, 100 bldgs, former blank Williams, Robt H., 150a, Middle Meherrin, SW14, 150 bldgs, former blank Same, 44 1/2a, Middle Meherrin, SW14, no tax bldgs, former R. A. Knight 1853 Same, 110a, Middle Meherrin, SW 13, no tax bldgs, former G. T. Knight 1856 Wilson, Paul, 528 1/2a, Middle Meherrin, SW10, 900 bldgs, former Thos Keeton & others 1843 Wood, Caroline E., life, 65a, Middle Meherrin, SW9, 700 bldgs, P. H. Wood Est 1858 Same, fee, 23a, Middle Meherrin, SW9, no tax bldgs, ditto Same, fee, 2 1/2a, Middle Meherrin, SW9, no tax bldgs, former J. S. Bayne 1861 Wood, Green A., 339a, Juniper Creek, SW12, 300 bldgs, former blank Same, 122a; Middle Meherrin, SW12, no tax bldgs, former J. P. Townsend 1860 Winn, Elizabeth A., life, 150a, Middle Meherrin, SW10, 100 bldgs, former J. Winn Est 1856 Williams, Claricy H., fee, 103a, Middle Meherrin, SW11, no tax bldgs, former J. E. Williams 1854 Williams, SMA, fee, 56a, Middle Meherrin, SW11, no tax bldgs, former R. Williams Est 1851 Winn, Edmund C., 691 1/2a, Middle and South Meherrin, SW9, 2000 bldg, J. Boswell’s Est 1856 Same, 7a 26 1/2 poles, South Meherrin, SW9, no tax bldgs, former G. W. Watts, 1860 Winn, Wm B., 119a, Middle Meherrin, SW8, 100 bldgs, former D. Z. Purkins 1856 Watts, Gill W., 658a, South Meherrin, SW9, 1200 bldgs, former W. P. Jordan 1858 Watson, F. M., 616a, Middle Meherrin, SW14, 1200 bldgs, former R. A. A. Watson 1860 End of 1863 There is no Land Tax list for 1864 Following are some I noticed on 1865, the above creeks, that might have changed between 1863 and 1865. 1865 anything that appears to be different or needs to be clarified Monday, September 17, 2001 Olivia Raney Ashworth, P. E., 143a, Middle Meherrin, SW15, no tax bldgs, former G. T. Knight 1864 Couch, W. T. trustee For S. M. Yates, trust, 200a, Crupper Run, SW12, no tax bldgs, former W. Tucker 1864 Eubank, P. G., 200a, Middle Meherrin, SW15, 400 bldgs, former Jno Eubank 1863 Same, 325a, Middle Meherrin, SW15, no tax bldgs, former W. H. Eubank 1864 Hardy, Jas W., 412a, South Meherrin, SW11, 500 bldgs, former R. C. Hardy Est 1864 Keeton, Jno W. Trustee Knight, George T., 197 3/4a, Middle Meherrin, SW 15, no tax bldgs, former J. Eubank 1859 For wife & others, trust, 400a, Middle Meherrin, SW8, 300 bldgs, former Keeton Comr 1864 Newcom, Mary J.,. fee, 72a, High Gate, SW15, no tax bldgs, former Rutledge 1862? Pettus, M. L, 535a, fee, Middle Meherrin, 500 bldgs, former S. Pettus 1862 St. John Geo M., 411a, Middle Meherrin, SW9, no tax bldgs, former W. P. Jordan 1864 Weatherford, William, 1a, Middle Meherrin, no tax bldgs, former P. E. Ashworth 1865 (William Weatherford also owned land on Stokes Creek) JoLee Spears