INDEX OF NOTES FROM MISCELLANEOUS DEEDS: (Last name is added in index when the record states the relationship, such as "son.")
John ALLEN, William ARVIN, Roger ATKINSON, Thos ATKINSON JR, William
BACON, William BAFFER?, Andrew BAILEY, Francis BALLARD, Ann BARNES,
Francis BARNES, James BARNES, Charles BASKERVILLE, Wm BASKERVILLE,
BATES, John BERRY, Henry BEUFORD, Edward BILLUPS, John BILLUPS, Joseph
BLANK, John BLANKS, John BOSWELL, Joseph BOSWELL, Thomas BOSWELL,
David BOWERS, David BOYD, Hannah H. BRAME, John BRAME, Thomas BRAME,
William BRAME, BROADMORE, Isham BROWER, Wm BROWNE, Jacob BUGG,
Lucy BUGG, BURNETT, BURROUS, Masa BURROUS, Robt BURTON, Blair
BURWELL, Lewis BURWELL, Spottswood BURWELL, Aaron BUTLER, John
BUTLER, T. CARRIGTON, Charles CARTER, Agness CHANDLER, David
CHANDLER, James CHANDLER, Joel CHANDLER, Susannah CHANDLER, William
CHANDLER, John CHAVIS, Jacob CHAVORS, CHEATHAM, James CHEATHAM,
Leonard CHEATHAM, Robert CHRISTOPHER, Michael CLARK, Joseph Bannister
CLAUSEL, John CLAY, Benjamin COCKERHAM, John COCKERHAM, Sarah
COCKERHAM, Thos COCKERHAM, Daniel COLEMAN, William COLEMAN,
Thomas COUCH, Frederick COX, Jno COX, John COX, Lucreasy COX, Thomas COX,
David CRADDOCK, Edward A. CRADDOCK, Eliza A. CRADDOCK, Helen??
CRADDOCK, Jesse CRADDOCK, John N. CRADDOCK, Nancy CRADDOCK,
William CREATH, David CRENSHAW, John CROW, Abraham CROWDER, Abram
CROWDER, Thomas CROWDER, William CROWDER, James CUNNINGHAM,
David DARDEN, Bartlett DAVIS, Isham DAVIS, James DEAN, William DUPREE,
Nicholas EDMONDS, Richard C. EDMONSON, Edward ELAM, ELAM, Joel ELAM,
John ELAM, EPPERSON, Thos ERSKINS, Benjamin EVANS, EVANS, Stephen
EVANS, Steven EVANS, Stephen EVANS JR, John EZLE, Elizabeth FARRAR, John
FAULKNER, Adam FINCH, Edward FINCH, John P. FINCH, John F. FINCH, WIlliam
FINCH, William FLEMING, FOUNTAIN, Geo. FOWLER, Gideon FREEMAN, Mary
FREEMAN, Thomas GAYLE, William GILL, Robert GLASCOCK, Nash GLIDEWELL,
Daniel GOLD, John GOODE, William GOODE, Wm. P.? GOODE, John GRAINGER,
GREEN, Henry GREEN, Lewis GREEN, Reshamah GREEN, Richard GREEN, William
Wills GREEN, Abel GREGORY, Ambrose GREGORY, Andrew GREGORY, Ann
GREGORY, Benjamin GREGORY, Elizabeth GREGORY, Francis GREGORY,
GREGORY, Herbert GREGORY, Isaac GREGORY, John GREGORY, Joseph
GREGORY, Joseph GREGORY JR, Joseph GREGORY SENR, Martha GREGORY,
Mary Magdalen GREGORY, Mary M. GREGORY, Richard GREGORY, Robert S.
GREGORY, Roger GREGORY, Theodorick GREGORY, Thomas GREGORY, West
GREGORY, William GREGORY, Ziner GREGORY, Francis GRIFFIN, GRIFFIN,
James GRIFFIN, John GRIFFIN, Salley GRIFFIN, George GUNSON, George
GUNSTONE, Thos HAILE, William HAILEY, HALL, James HALL, James Hale (or
HALL), Charles HAMBLIN, Elizabeth HAMBLIN, Thomas HAMBLIN, William
HAMBLIN, Thomas HAMLIN, HANCOCK, Miles HARDY, John HARRIS, Samuel
HARRIS, Mary H. HARRISON, Thomas R. HARRISON, John HATCHEL, John
HATCHELL, Pinkethman HAWKINS, Thomas HAWKINS , Elizabeth HAYES, John
HAYES JR, John HAYES SENR, John HAYNES, Edmund HESTER, Robert HESTER,
John HICKS, Thomas HILL, Erasmus G. HINTON, James HOLLOWAY, C. HOOD,
John HUBBARD, Susana HUBBARD, Christopher HUDSON, Edwin HUDSON,
HUDSON, John HUDSON, Sally HUDSON, Samuel HUDSON, William HUDSON,
Elizabeth HUGHES, Henry HUGHES, Jane HUGHES, Nancy HUGHES, Polley
HUGHES, Mary HUNT, William HUNT, Wm HUNT, David C. HUTCHERSON,
Elizabeth JACKSON, Philip Whitehead JACKSON, John JARROTT, Richard
JEFFRIES, William JENNINGS, Nicholas JETER, Benjamin JONES, Doct ---? JONES,
Edward JONES, John JONES, John JONES SENR, Richard R. JONES, Richard JONES,
Robert JONES, Samuel JONES, Thos JONES JR, Tingnal JONES, William JONES, Wm
JONES, KIRK, Woodson KNIGHT, Sarah LADDERDALE, William LADDERDALE,
Walter LEIGH, Faithy LETTIS, John LEWIS, Wm LIDADALE, William LOAFMAN,
Thos. R. LOCKHEAD, Richard LUNDAY, John LYNCH, James MACFARLAND, John
MARABLE, M. MARABLE, Matthew MARABLE, Richard MARABLE, Hannah
MASON, Richard MASON, Edward MCDANIEL, MCDANIEL, Hugh MILLER, David
MITCHELL, Edith MITCHELL, MOON, Anderson MOORE, David MOORE, Eddings
MOORE, Eddins MOORE, George MOORE, MOORE, Seth MOORE, Susanna
MOORE, Thomas MOORE, Thomas MOORE SR, Field MORE, Henry MORRIS,
Hillery MOSELEY, Hillery MOSELY, R. MUNFORD, John MURRAY, Mary NAISH,
Sarah NAISH, William NAISH, William NASH, Elizabeth NEAL, Obd NEAL, Obediah
NEAL, William NEALE, Thomas NEATHERY, Negro PHILLIS, Negro EASTER,
Negro JACOB, Negro AMPEY, Negro SARAH , J. B. NELSON, Josiah B. NELSON,
Dorothy NEWMAN, NEWSUM, George NEWTON, Henry NEWTON, James H.
NEWTON, John NEWTON, Lettie NEWTON, Polly NEWTON, Robert NEWTON, Robt
NEWTON, William NEWTON, Allen NOBLIN, Thomas NORMENT, Thomas
NORRIS?, Colo J. W? OLIVER, Reps OSBORN, Zachariah OVERBEE, Nicholas
OVERBEY, Shadrak OVERBEY, Henry OVERBY, Jane OVERBY, Ludwell OVERBY,
Macadiah OVERBY, Peter OVERBY, Peter Z. OVERBY, Peter OVERBY, Robert Y.
OVERBY, Robert Y. OVERBY , Zachariah OVERBY, Thomas OWEN, St. P.POOL,
Stephen P.POOL, Francis PEARCE, David PERKINS, Nicholas P. PERKINS, Joseph
PETTEY, Sally PETTEY, David PETTUS, Thomas PETTUS, Thomas PETTUS JUNIOR,
Thomas PETTUS SENR, William PETTUS, Stephen PETTYPOOL, George C.
POINDEXTER, John POTTER, Mary POTTER, Patterson PULLIAM, PURKINS,
Morgan PURYEAR, Joel M. RAGSDALE, John S. RAVENSCROFT, Benjamin REECE,
Robert RICHARDSON, Alexander ROBERTS, John ROBERTSON, William ROFFE?,
ROWLAND, Charles ROYSTER, RUDD, Jefry RUSSELL, John RUSSELL, Jesse
SANDERS, Hide SAUNDERS, Robert SAUNDERS, Elizabeth SEAT, Josiah SEAT,
Robert SEAT, Sarah SEAT, Thos SEAY?, Jacob SHEPPARD, Daniel SIZEMORE,
William SIZEMORE, Peyton SKIPWITH, Samuel Hancock SMITH, William SMITH,
Martha SMITH., John SNEAD, Henry SPEED, Thomas STEGALL, David STOKES,
STOKES, David STOKES JR, John STONE, John STONES, William STOVAL, William
STOVAL, George STOVALL, Sarah STOVAUL, Luke TALLEY, TANNER, John
TAYLOR, Stith THOMPSON, David THOMPSON JR, TILLOTSON, Jincey TISDALE,
William TISDALE, Jas TOWNES, William TRAINUM, Martin TUREMAN, Thomas
TUREMAN, Ambrose VAUGHAN, Craddock VAUGHAN, David VAUGHAN, Doct
VAUGHAN, Elizabeth VAUGHAN, George VAUGHAN, Henry VAUGHAN, James
VAUGHAN, Jarius VAUGHAN, Jeremiah VAUGHAN, John VAUGHAN, John
VAUGHAN SENR, Joshua VAUGHAN, Lettice VAUGHAN, Lettis VAUGHAN,
Livingston H. VAUGHAN, Martha VAUGHAN, Mary VAUGHAN, Mildred
VAUGHAN, Milly VAUGHAN, Mourning E. VAUGHAN, Pleasant VAUGHAN, Polley
VAUGHAN, Polly VAUGHAN, Rebecca VAUGHAN, Reuben VAUGHAN, Robert
VAUGHAN, Sarah VAUGHAN, Spencer C. VAUGHAN, Spencer VAUGHAN,
Temperance VAUGHAN, William VAUGHAN, Wm VAUGHAN JR, William
VAUGHAN SR, Wyatt VAUGHAN, Bazzell WAGSTAFF, David WALKER, Richard
WALKER, William WHITE, B. WHITEHEAD, Francis WHITLOW, Hugh WHITLOW,
Franklin WIKINSON, Luke WILES, James WILKENS, B. J.(?) WILKERSON, Franklin
WILKERSON, William WILKERSON, James WILKINS, John V. WILKINS, James
WILKINS JR, Bentley WILKINSON, Eliz. WILLIAMS, Henry WILLIAMS, James
WILLIAMSON, Sally P. WILLIAMSON, James WILSON, John WILSON, Thomas
WILSON, John WINN, Richd WINN, Archer Smith WOOD, Archibald WOOD, John
WORSHAM, John WYNN, Robert YANCEY, Edward R. YATES, John M. YATES,
NOTES FROM MISCELLANEOUS DEEDS:
12-4-86 Meck. Co., Va.
DB 1:68 29 Jun 1765;
Gtr: Frederick Cox of Meck.
Gte: Adam Finch of the same
Cons: 120 pd current money of Virginia
In co. afsd and bounded as followeth Viz Beg on the Road leading
from Lunenburg old Court House to Jno Cox from thence running
round on the West side the said Road as the lines are mentioned in the
Patent to the said Road and from thence along the said Road as it
meanders to the beginning the same being part of six hundred and
seventy six acres Patented in the name of one Nicholas Edmonds
bearing date the sixteenth day of August one thousand seven hundred
and fifty six. Wit: M. Marable, John Marable Stephen Evans, jr., Thos
Seay?, Robert Burton . . Ack. by Frederick Cox at Court held for Meck
Co. 8 July 1765.
DB 1:86 12 Jun 1765
Gtr: Thomas Moore Sr of co of Meck
Gte: Matthew Marable of co of Charlotte
A.: 15 in co of Meck beg at Pinkethman Hawkins, his own line, the
same being granted to the sd Thomas Moore by deed recorded in the
county court of Lunenburg bearing date the 14 day of June 1764. Sig:
Thomas Moore Senr
Wit: Isham Brower, Geo. Fowler, Robt Burton, John Puryear. Ack. by
Thomas Moore 8 July 1765.
DB 1:115,116 9 Aug 1765
Gtr: Isaac Gregory of co of Meck.
Gte: John Hatchell of same
Cons: 25 pd lawful money of Virg.
Parcel of land lying and being on a Branch of Eastlins Creek in the
co of Meck. beg at a Maple on the sd Branch and so along Eastlings line
to a corner pine from thence to a Hickory from thence to the head of a
Slash down the slash to a corner Maple on the said Branch and down
the Branch to the beg maple cont. 50 acres more or less . . . Sig: Isaac
Wit Jacob Bugg, John Goode, Lucy Bugg
At a Court held for Meck Co the 19 day of Aug 1765 Isaac Gregory
ack this deed
DB 1:135-136 7 Aug. 1765
Gtr: John Hatchel of co of Meck
Gte: Samuel Young of same
Cons: 50 pd to him in hand pd of Lawfull Money of Virginia
Acres: 200 beginning at Mine Creek at the mouth of Carleys branch
thence up the said Creek. . . pattent by Richard Lunday whereon John
Hatchel now dwelleth . . . Sig: John (his mark) Hatchel
Wit: John Faulkner, Isaac Gregory, William (|) Trainum, Edith (x)
Ack 9 Sep 1765 by John Hatchel
DB 1:129-130 9 Sep 1765
Robert Seat of Meck. to Nash Glidewell of Halifax
William Goodes corner in Greens line, 400 a.
Sig: Robert (+) Seat
Wit: Jacob Sheppard, Daniel Gold, Thomas (x) Hamlin
Prov. 9 Sep 1765 by Robert Seat
1766 William Hunt & Mary his wife of Meck. Co. to Abraham
Crowder of Amelia Co. ... 170 pd ... 236 a. on both sides
Bluestone Cr. adj. Elam, Moore, Newsum & Hudson. Wit:
James Hall, John Smith, Martha (X) Smith.
1769 8 Jul 1769; 14 Aug 1769 Richard Green of co of Meck to
William Vaughan of same, 100 pd, 143 a., both sides Buffalow
Creek joining William Sizemore's lower line, tract granted to
Henry Green dec'd. Sig: Richard Green, Reshamah his wife
having been first priv. examined. [Meck DB 2:260]
1771 8 Jul., John Smith of Co. of Meck. to Andrew Gregory of same,
60 pd, 244 a.; W side of Kettle Creek, the same being part of
the tract of land that said Smith purhcased of Stephen Evans
Junr bounded by lines of Daniel Coleman, James Hall & the sd
Kettle Creek. /s/ John Smith. Ack. by John Smith 8 July 1777.
1772 23 Mar., rec. same day DB 3:370 Henry Williams & wife Eliz.
of Meck. to Joseph Gregory of same, Tanners line, Evans. Wit:
Jesse Sanders, Wm (X) Browne, Thomas Norris?
1775 6 Nov., Zachariah Overby eldest son of Ludwell Overby dec'd
at present of co. of Mecklenburg sold to Roger Atkinson of co.
of Dinwiddie, for 44 pd, 320 a. in co. of Meck on both sides of
Tewahomony Creek (Aarons) adj Hancock's corner...John
Griffin's line. Sig: Zachariah Overby. Wit: Peyton Skipwith,
William (W) Gill, Hugh Miller. Proved by oaths of Peyton
Skipwith & William Gill 13 Nov. 1775. [ DB 4:499-500]
1766 12 June, James Chandler of co of Meck & Parish of St. James
to Thomas Pettus of Lunenburg & Parish of Cumberland, cons.
125 pd, 497 a. South side Meherring river. Sig: James (+)
Candler. With: T. Carrigton, Thos Erskins, B. Whitehead. Ack:
4 July 1766 by James Chandler & Susannah his wife. [DB
1766 8 Dec., Thomas Pettus Senr of Lunenburg to Thomas Pettus
Junior of Meck, 30 pd, 404 a. on blackstone creek in
Meck...Joseph Boswell's corner. Sig: Thomas Pettus Senr. Ack
8 Dec. 1866 by Thoma Pettus Senr. [DB 1:317]
1772 13 July, John Chavis [Chavous?] of Meck. to John Hudson of
Meck., 20 pd, 100 a. in co. of Meck. adj Christopher Hudsons,
Epperson, blackjack in Gregory's line, Hudson's line. Sig: John
(+) Chavis; ack: 13 July. [DB 3:426] (Seems this should be
Ziner Gregory's line)
1773 20 July, Alexander Roberts of co of Meck to James Barnes of
Charlotte Co., cons. 65 pd current money of Virginia which the
said Alexander Roberts is justly indebted to him and honestly
desires to secure and pay to him and for the further cons. of the
sum of five shill like money to the said Alexander Roberts in
hand paid by the said James Barnes...In the co of Meck cont.
150 a. by est., being the land the said Roberts now lives on the
Lower or East side of Aarons Creek, with all appurtenances.
Sig: Alexander Roberts. Wit: James Holloway, Francis Barnes,
Seth Moore. Proved by oaths of wits 11 Oct 1773.[DB
1774 No date except proved date. Alexander Roberts of Meck Co.,
Va. for divers good causes and consideration thereunto me?
moving? but more especially for and in consideration of the sum
of Eleven Pounds fifteen shillings cur. money of Vir to me in
hand paid the receipt whereof I do hereby acknowledge have
granted bargained and sold and confirm to the said Robert Jones
his heirs...one negro woman slave named Phillis and her negro
child named Frank with all her or _____ (future) increase. Sig:
Alexander Roberts. Wit: Shadrak Overbey, Richard Jones,
Richard Jones, Hico. Prov by oaths of witnesses 11 Apr 1774.
DB 5:43 26 Apr 1777; 12 May 1777
GTR: John Potter & Mary his wife acting Exor & Exx of Thomas
Hawkins dec'd of sate of North Carolina
GTE: Benjamin Cockerham of Meck.
Consid: 38 pd
In Meck. SS Roanoke R. on the branches of Buffalo (shows
measurements) Fountains line.
Sig: John Potter, Mary Potter.
Wit: Thos Cockerham; George Gunson; Thomas Hill
Ack: 12 May 1777 by oaths of Thomas Cockerham, George Gunson &
DB 5:44 12 May 1777; 12 May 1777
GTR: Benjamin Cockerham of Meck.
GTE: Thomas Tureman "of other part"
Consid: 40 pd
In co. of Meck SS Roanoke beg corner pat...Irish Creek; Henry
Morris's line; Obadiah Cockerham
Sig: Benjamin (B) Cockerham
Wit: John Stone, John Winn, Mary Winn
Ack: 12 May 1777 by Benjamin Cockerham & Sarah his wife priv.
DB 5:55 9 Jan 1777; 12 May 1777
GTR: John Vaughan of Mecklenburg
GTE: William Neale of co afsd
Consid: 85 pd
On Buffaloe Cr. beg. sd Neale's line...crossing Buffaloe
Cr...along Moore's line southward Robert Yancey's line westward along
Yancey's line to a white oak in Yancey's line to the beginning
Sig: John Vaughan
Wit: Peter Overby, Thomas Moore, James (X) Vaughan
Ack: 12 May 1777 by John Vaughan & Mildred his wife relinq. dower.
DB 5:77 9 Aug 1777; 11 Aug 1777
GTR: Thomas Hamblin of co. of Meck & Parish of St. James
GTE: James Wilkins of same co.
Consid: 40 pd
In co. of Meck adj. Green's land (shows measurements)... David
Mitchell's line...corner of Henry Green.
Sig: Thomas Hamblin; Elizabeth (X) Hamblin
Wit: William Wilkerson; George Gunstone; Henry Newton
Ack: 11 Aug 1777 prov. by oaths of William Wilkerson, George
Gunstone & Henry Newton.
DB 5:95 6? Sep 1777; 8 Sep 1777
GTR: George Vaughan of co. of Meck.
GTE: Isham Davis of sd co
Consid: 75 pd
Beg. spanish oak in a branch of Taylor's Cr. on Bates line...to
David Walker's on Kirk's line thence along the road to a white oak on
Moon's? line...John Ezles line to the beg.
Sig: George (+) Vaughan
Ack: 8 Sep 1777 by George Vaughan
1777 8 Nov 1777; 10 Nov 1777 ack by James Wilkins
Meck. Co., Va. DB 5:116
James Wilkins of co. of Meck. to
Joshua Vaughan of same county, 40 pd
in county of Meck. on the east side of little Buffaloe Creek by
estimation 100 acres beg at the said Creek on John Stone's line
thence along the said Stone's line to John Cockerham's line
thence along the said Cockerham's line to George Newton's line
thence along the said Newton's line to the said Creek thence
down the said Creek to the Beginning.
Sig: James (^) Wilkins
Wit: Thos Jones Jr., James Wilkins Jr., Thos (T) Akin??
DB 5:203 9 Mar. 1778; 9 Mar 1778
GTR: William Vaughan of co. of Meck.
GTE: Peter Vaughan of same co.
Consid: 100 pd
Acres: 143 in Mecklenburg
On both sides of Buffalo Cr. join William Sizemore lower line,
part of tract granted to Henry Green Senr dec'd beg. at the SS of the sd
creek on the old line at a new corner gum a small branch thence down
sd br to sd Buffalo Cr. thence up sd creek the upper line of the sd tract
thence partly west on the sd line to a corner white oak thence on sd old
line partly N to a white oak saplin thence off a new line ...
Sig: William (X) Vaughan
Ack: 9 Mar 1778 by William Vaughan.
Milly wife of sd William Vaughan personally appeared
and relinq. dower.
DB 5:211 10 Jan 1778; 9 Mar 1778
GTR: William Vaughan of co of Meck
GTE: William Arvin of co afsd
Consid: 30 pd
Acres: 100 in Meck.
Beg. at sassafras thence west along sd line to a corner post oak
thence south along sd line to a cor. black jack thence east along sd line
to a corner black jack thence along a new line to the 1st station.
Sig: William (X) Vaughan
Ack: 9 Mar 1778 by William Vaughan & Milly Vaughan wife of the sd
William personally appeared in court & privily
DB 5:212 9 Mar. 1778; 9 Mar. 1778
Grantor: John Hubbard of co of Mecklenburg
Grantee: John Brame of sd co
450 pd at or before the sealing
464 acres in co. of Meck.
Beginning upon the lands of John Lynch & Jacob Chavors
thence upon the lands of John Wilson thence upon the lands of James
Hale (or Hall) thence upon the lands of Leonard Cheatham thence upon
the lands of WIlliam Finch thence upon the lands of Patterson Pulliam
to the beginning which tract said John Hubbard pur. of William Hunt
of co afsd which will more full appear by deed duly rec. in sd co. of
Sig: John Hubbard; Susana Hubbard
Rec'd 20 Mar. 1778 from John Brame 450 pd.
Wit: _________ (streak)
Ack. 9 Mar 1778 by John Hubbard & Susanna his wife she having been
first priv. examined.
DB 5:247 4 Nov 1777; 11 May 1778
GTR: William Stoval & Sarah his wife of co. of Granville state of N.
GTE: George Stoval of co. of Meck.
Consid: 150 pd
Josiah Seat hath by his last will & test. devised a certain tr...N
side Buffalo Cr in sd co. of Meck to his daughters Sarah & Elizabeth to
be divided between them & the Sarah & Elizabeth have since
intermarried with William Stoval & William Hamblin [think it should
be Thomas Hamblin/jgs] who in right of & by consent of their wives
have agreed to a division of the said land. Now the sd William Stoval
& Sarah his wife for 150 pd paid by George Stoval.
Acres: No description of land [did I miss the acreage?]
Sig: William Stovaul; Sarey (C) Stovaul
Ack: 11 May 1778 by William Stoval & Sarah his wife.
DB 5:255,256 10 Apr. 1778; 11 May 1778
Grantor: John Hubbard of Mecklenburg
Grantee: James Hall of co afsd
17 pd 10 sh
35 acres in Meck.
On branches of Bluestone Cr. "(it being part of the land which the sd
Hubbard pur. of Wm Hunt)" beg. at elm on Hubbards Spring branch
thence up sd Branch to a corner post oak thence along B______? line
to corner hickory in a high land pond thence along sd Brim's line to a
cor. post oak on Cheatham's line thence along Cheatham's line to a cor.
black jack...to Rowland's line...to beg. [I suspect "Brim" is
Sig: Jno Hubbard
Wit: Richard Swepson; William Naish; Richd Winn
Ack. by John Hubbard 11 May 1778.
DB 5:277 5 Apr 1778; 13 Jul 1778
GTR: John Hayes Senr & Elizabeth his wife of co. of Meck.
GTE: John Hayes Jr of same co.
Doth give unto sd John Hayes Jr. "the receipt whereof is hereby
ack. tract lying in co. of Meck on Sandy Creek joining Luke Talley's
land...N side of Miles's land...John Hayes Senr land.
Sig: John Hayes; Eliza (+) Hayes
Ack: 13 July 1778 by John Hayes Senr & Elizabeth his wife
DB 5:177 4 May 1778; 13 Jul 1778
GTR: John Hayes Senr & Elizabeth his wife of co. of Mecklenburg
GTE: Nicholas Jeter
Consid: 133 pd
Acres: 133 in Meck
On waters of Sandy Creek (shows measurements)
Sig: John Hayes; Elizabeth (+) Hayes
Wit: Thos Haile
Ack: 13 July 1778 by John Hayes and Elizabeth his wife
GTR: Richard Mason & Hannah Mason of Hallafax Co.
GTE: James Vaughan of Meck.
Consid: 40 pd
Acres: 114 in Meck.
...Reuben Vaughan's line ... William Taylor's line ... Burnett's
Sig: Richard Mason; Hannah Mason
Wit: Reuben Vaughan; James Vaughan; John Vaughan; Jefry (mark)
Russell; John (III) Grainger; William Baffer?
Ack: 18 Dec. 1778 by oaths of Reuben Vaughan, James Vaughan &
DB 5:393 14 Nov 1778; 8 Mar 1779
GTR: William Leigh of Mecklenburg & Diana his wife
GTE: David Moore of co. of Lunenburg
Consid: 150 pd
Acres: 300 a. in Meck. on Miles's Cr
Edward McDaniel's line...Broadmore's cor.
Sig: William Leigh; Diana Leigh
Wit: Reuben Vaughan, David Darden; Henry Beuford
DB 5:423,424 7 Apr 1779; 14 Apr 1779
GTR: Nicholas Overby of co. of Meck.
GTE: Peter Overbey of sd Co.
Consid: 100 pd
Acres: 182 acres
Lying in Mecklenburg and Hallifax on Tewayhomme (shows
measurements) on Griffin's line
Sig: Nicholas Overbey
Wit: John Murray; Edward Finch; Richard Gregory
Memorandum sign by Nicholas (N) Overbey
Ack: 14 Apr 1779 by Edward Finch & Richard Gregory
Further proved by John Murray 10 May 1779
DB 6:51,52 25 Mar. 1780; 12 June 1780
Grantor: John Hubbard of Mecklenburg
Grantee: Francis Pearce of Henrico
252 acres in Meck.
...John Clay's lower line (shows measurements).
Sig: John Hubbard
Wit: William Jennings Burrous; Thomas Cox; Masa (| | ) Burrous.
Ack. 12 June 1780 by John Hubbard.
DB 6:61 10 July 1780; 14 Aug 1780
GTR: James Vaughan & Mary his wife of Mecklenburg
GTE: John Wilson of same co.
Consid: 1000 pd
On branches of Timber Tree br. beg. at Hall's cor.
pointer...along Vaughan's line; McDaniel's line.
Sig: James Vaughan; Mary (---) Vaughan
Ack: 14 Aug 1780 by James Vaughan & Mary his wife.
DB 6:124 29 Jul 1780; 10 Sep 1781
GTR: Thomas Vaughan of co. of Meck.
GTE: William Smith & Richard Jeffries trustees on part of Elizabeth
Vaughan & Polley Vaughan infants of other part.
Consid: 5 shillings, love & affection (relationship not stated)
Negroes & personal estate; 5 slaves Easter, Jacob, Ampey,
Sarah & Betty together with household furniture now at John Jeffries
belonging to sd Thomas Vaughan to have & to hold the said slaves &
personal est. to the sd William Smith & Richard Jeffries in tr for sole
use & behoof of the sd Elizabeth Vaughan & Polley Vaughan...when
Elizabeth Vaughan shall arrive at age seventeen years..shall make a div.
of sd Negroes with increase between sd Elizabeth Vaughan & Polley &
make delivery thereof in equal numbers? in discharge of their trust.
Sig: Thomas Vaughan
Wit: C. Hood; R. Munford, W. Bridgewater
Ack: 10 Sep 1781 by Thomas Vaughan
DB 6:160 14 Jan 1782; 14 Jan 1782
GTR: James Vaughan of co. of Meck.
GTE: Walter Leigh of same co.
Consid: "Ten Thousand pounds" [can't be right!!]
Acres: 100 in Mecklenburg
On waters of Little Buffalo Cr.; pine in James Wilkenses
line...Martin Tureman's line; Henry Newton's line; George Newton's
line; James Wilkins's line
Sig: James Vaughan
Ack: 14 Jan 1782 by James Vaughan
DB 6:172 14 Oct 1781; 13 May 1782
GTR: Robert Christopher of Meck
GTE: James Barnes & Ann Barnes his wife of same
Consid: agrees to give
Acres: 39 in same co.on branches of the Blue Stone Creek (shows
Sig: Robert (R) Christopher
Wit: Abram Crowder; William (*) Crowder; William (+) Hudson
Ack: 13 May 1782 by Robert Christopher
1782 Meck. DB 6:206 2 Aug. Ziner Gregory to "her son" William
50 pd; 100 a.
Lines: John Hudson, Charles Royster, William Nash.
Wit: John Berry, Samuel Harris, John Harris
Sig: Ziner (X) Gregory
DB 6:364 10 May 1784; 10 May 1784
GTR: Richard Gregory of co. of Hallifax
GTE: John Vaughan of Meck
Consid: 250 pd
Acres: 200 in Meck.
On br. called Millstone br...George Stovall's line...John Joneses
line; Rudd's line; Zachariah Overbee's line...William Wilkerson's line
Sig: Richard Gregory
Ack: by Richard Gregory 10 May 1784 & Ann Gregory wife of sd
Richard personally appeared in court & priv. examined.
1784 8 Nov. 1784; Ack same day by Walter Leigh. Walter Leigh of
co. of Richmond state of Georgia to William Vaughan of
Meck., 100 a., 40 pd, in co. of Meck. by James Wilkins, Joel
Chandler, James Vaughan, Henry Newton, Robert Newton &
William Hailey. Sig: Walter Leigh. Meck. DB 6:416,417
1784 8 Nov. 1784, 8 Nov. 1784 ack. by Joshua Vaughan
Meck. Co., Va. DB 6:417,418
(so Joshua was not dec'd when it was ack. as I supposed/jgs)
Joshua Vaughan of co. of Mecklenburg to
Charles Carter of same county
For 100 pds in Meck on little Buffalo beg. as a corner ? ash on
the banks of the sd little buffalo Creek thence nearly east on
John Stones line to a corner pine in the said Stones line thence
along the said Stones line nearly north east to a corner white
oak in the said Stones line thence along the said Stones & Luke
Wiles line nearly south east to a corner hickory on the said
Wiles & George Newtons line thence along said Newtons line
nearly west to a corner black gum on the bank of the said little
Buffalow Creek thence down the said Creek as it meanders to
the first station containing one hundred acres be the same more
Sig: Joshua (X) Vaughan
8 Nov 1784 ack by Joshua Vaughan & Sarah Vaughan wife of the said
Joshua personally appeared ...
Meck. Co., Va. DB 6:421,422
1784 8 Nov.; 8 Nov. 1784 ack by Joel Chandler and James Vaughan
and Agness Chandler wife of said Joel personally appeared.
Joel Chandler and James Vaughan of county of Meck of the one
part and George Stovall of the same county and state of the
other part; sum of 160 pd, and hath granted the sd Joel Chandler
his hole tract of land whereupon he now lives and the same
James Vaughan 25 acres more or less adj. the said Joel
Chandlers land which lands we the said Joel Chandler and
James Vaughan hath granted . . . unto the said George Stovall
... bounded by William Wilkersons line, David Chandlers line,
Henry Greens line, James Wilkins line and William Vaughans
line thence new line through the above mentioned James
Vaughans land including the 25 acres with the said Joel
Chandlers "(which is one hundred and thirty four and a half
acres)" the whole by computation contains one hundred and
fifty nine and a half acres [159 1/2]
Sig: Joel Chandler
Meck. Co., Va. DB 7:410
13 Oct 1788; Ack. by John Wynn 8 Jun 1789
Grantee: John Wynn of Co. of Meck, State of Va, Exor of est of
William Vaughan dec'd.
Grantee: John Jones Senr of Co. of Chesterfield.
By virtue of last will and test. of William Vaughan deceased
In co. afsd, beg. at scrub oak on SS of road that leads up to Peter
Overbees thence down the meanders of sd road in Samuel Vaughans
line to John Butlers line thence along sd Butlers line, still down sd road
to a noll of Lightwood thence Southward to a corner White Oak in
Purkins line thence Westward to a corner Hickory in Stith Thompson
line thence westward along the said Thompsons line to a Corner Black
Jack thence new line Northward to the first Station containing 120
Sig: John Wynn
Wit: Thomas Wilson, Lewis Green, Jas Townes, Wm Jones
1794 [don't have full date] John Cox bequeathed to his beloved wife
Lucreasy Cox for natural life one Negro G--- & then to
granddaughter Temperance Vaughan...
Possibly dau. Martha Hood named in will was 1st m. to
a Vaughan: Meck. Co.; Hood, Starling m. Martha
Vaughan; M.B. 11 July 1785; sur: George Barnes;
cons: Robert Hood, f/o Starling. (Doesn't seem a 2nd
mar. of Martha would be to a minor, but could be, I
Jeremiah Vaughan, nuncup. will [WB 3:123]
Verbal will made in presence of witnesses -
Entire estate left wife, Martha Vaughan, for life.
Wit: William Creath; Thomas Stegall; Dorothy
Martha Vaughan, widow and relict of Jeremiah
Vaughan dec'd, qualified as administratix at
Court held July 9, 1792.
1795 29 Oct DB 9:15 Richard Marable of Meck. to Joseph Gregory
of same Co., 43 pd 1 shill, 82 a. (conveyed by Philip Whitehead
Jackson & Elizabeth his wife to Richard Marable) beg at
pointers in sd Gregory's line, Carpenters branch near David's
branch, Stokes Line; wit: David Stokes, John Gregory, Andrew
Bailey. Sig: Richard Marable.
1795 9 Oct DB 9:313 Richard Marable of Meck. to John Gregory of
same 200 pd, 400 a. "being the residue of 700 a. conveyed to sd
Richard Marable by Philip Whitehead Jackso & Elizabeth his
wife after selling & conveying to Joseph Gregory 82 a. & to
David Stokes 220 a. agreeable to the new lines surveyed,
bounded by said new lines of Joseph Gregory & David Stokes
& by lines of Edward & John Billups. Wit: David Stokes Jr.;
Joseph Gregory; Andrew Bailey. Sig: Richard Marable
1798 8 Jan. 1798 Meck. Co., Va. DB 9:390 Henry Speed of Meck.
to Andrew Gregory of same 15 pd; 96 acres by Lewis Dupree's
survey, tract of land patented by Wm Lidadale (29 May 1760
but by John Cox dued for & recoverd of said William
Ladderdales Execs. in Lun. Co. & sold to Geo. Abbot & by
Geo. Abbot sold to Leonard Cheatham & by Leonard Cheatham
given to his son James Cheatham & by James Cheatham sold to
Andrew Gregory & since that his own & others being a part of
Laddersale's tract purchased by Henry Speed of Field More who
married Sarah Ladderdale heir of Wm Ladderdale dec'd. Sig:
Henry Speed. (I copied this before I knew it was impt to note
both date of deed and date recorded!)
1801 9 Jan. DB 10:484. John Snead & Mack Goode of Co. of
Charlotte to Joseph Gregory of Co. of Meck. 20 pd, 30 a. in cos
of Meck. & Lun. on both sides of Meherrin R. by Benjamin
Evans, sd Gregory & afsd river. Wit: David Crenshaw, John
Gregory, Joseph Gregory Jr.
Meck. DB 13:82 25 Aug. 1806; 8 Sep. 1806
Gideon Freeman of co. of Meck.to
Thomas Couch of sd Co.
In Meck, 215 acres, bounded by William Loafman, Francis Whitlow,
Thomas Norment, William White, Bazzell Wagstaff & Joel Elam ...
same tract which Hugh Whitlow dyed possessed of. Sig: Gideon (X)
Freeman. Wit: David Boyd, John Elam, Robert S. Gregory.
Mary Freeman personally appeared in court and being privately
examined ... relinquished dower.
Meck. DB 13:83 22 July 1806
John Hudson & Sally his wife of Meck. to Samuel Hancock Smith of
other part (no residence shown) 175 acres in Meck. (did not seem impt.)
Meck. DB 13:231 ___ Mar. 1807; Ack. 8 June 1807
Peter Overby "(son Zack)" of co. of Meck. to Ambrose Gregory
of said co.; one dollar; lying and being in the co. afsd and on the
Buffaloe Meeting house Spring branch cont. one acre ... beg. on
Henry Green's line upon a corner Red oak thence a straight line
to a corner maple on the said Meeting house branch thence
down the said branch as it meanders to the said Green's line
thence along the said Green's line to the beginning. Sig: Peter
(P) Overby. Wit: St. P.Pool; Abel Gregory; Wyatt (+)
Vaughan; Reuben (+) Vaughan.
Meck. DB 13:227,228 5 Feb. 1807; Ack. 8 June 1807 by
Stephen Pettypool. Stephen Pettypool of co. of Meck. to
Ambrose Gregory of said co.; 6 shillings; three different tracts
of land containing in the whole 325 acres; being in co of Meck
and bounded as follows, to wit, 1st one tract bounded by the
lines of William Newton, Robert Newton son of George and
Robert Newton son of Henry and the said Ambrose Gregory, the
same cont. 45 1/2 acres. 2ndly the tract of land the said Pool
purchased of Daniel Sizemore and bounded by the lands of
David Bowers and Allen Noblin, Peter Overby (son Zack),
Henry Green and Ambrose Gregory cont. 45 1/2 acres. 3rdly
the tracts of land the said Pool pur. of Aaron Butler, Thomas
Boswell and William Wilkerson cont. 225 acres, bounded by
lands of Aaron Butler, Macadiah Overby, John Vaughan Senr,
Joseph Blank, John Jarrott, Franklin Wikinson and the said
Ambrose Gregory. Sig: Stephen P.Pool. Wit: John P. Finch,
Charles Hamblin, John Blanks.
Next deed: Meck. DB 13:228,229 5 Feb. 1807; Prov 8 June
1807 by oaths of Thomas Owen, Richard Jones and John
Worsham. Ambrose Gregory of co. of Meck. to Stephen
Pettypool of same co.; one dollar; tract in County of
Mecklenburg and Halifax in the state of Virginia and bounded
as follows, to wit, beg on Peter Overby's son of Peter line on
Aarons Creek, thence on said Overby's line to said Poole own
line thence on said Pool to said Peter Overby's line, thence on
said Overby's line to Anderson Moore's line, thence on said
Moore's line to George Moore's line thence on said George
Moore's line to Benjamin Jones line, thence on said Jones line
to William Jones line to Aarons Creek thence down the Creek
to the Acre of land at the old Mill place in Halifax County
including said acre of land as the lines direct, thence crossing
said Creek and down the same to a corner near the New Mill
Including one acre of land in Halifax County for the benefit of
said Mill, thence acrossing the said Creek from a corner spanish
oak, thence down the Creek as it meanders to the beginning
containing 467 acres. Sig: Ambrose Gregory. Wit: John P.
Finch; Charles Hamblin; John Blanks; Henry (H) Green;
Franklin Wilkerson; B. J.(?) Wilkerson; Thomas Owen;
Richard Jones; John Worsham.
Meck. DB 13:193,194 2 Dec. 1806; prov. 13 Apr. 1807
John M. Yates, only son and heir of Edward R. Yates dec'd of co. of
Meck. to John Boswell of co. of Lunenburg; 1000 pds; on South Branch
of Meherrin River in Mecklenburg Co. cont. 725 a.; bounded by land
sold by the said John M. Yates to Miles Hardy by other land of the said
Miles Hardy by the lands of William Wills Green of the estate of
Richard Walker dec'd by land of Spottswood Burwell of Thomas
Neathery dec'd and of George C. Poindexter and by the said South
branch of Meherrin River...part of a larger tract of land, of which the
above named Edward R. Yates died possessed and which hath been
conveyed to the said John M. Yates by William Fleming surviving exor
of James Dean dec'd by deed bearing date the 14 June present year
 Sig: John M. Yates.
Wit: John S. Ravenscroft, William Pettus, Joseph Boswell, David
Pettus, Miles Hardy, Blair Burwell, John Hicks, Robert Richardson,
Richard R. Jones.
24 Jan 1807 DB 13:245 Joseph Gregory of co. of Charlotte to
Edward Jones of co. of Meck. 484 pds 2 shil 6 pence; 322 3/4
a. both sides Carpenters Br., a fork of Meherrin, Benjamin
Evans nr Cow Br., John Robertson, John Gregory, to ash on
Hicory lick br, to Carpenter's br. down thence with John
Gregory's line to red oak near David's br., to red oak on Stokes
line. Sig: Joseph Gregory.
12 Oct 1807 DB 13:339 Commonwealth of Va. to Reps
Osborn, Hillery Mosely & William Dupree Greeting whereas
Joseph Gregory his certain deed poll bearing date 24 Jan 1807
... Reps Osborn & Wm. Dupree personally went to house of
Joseph Gregory & examined Mary M. Gregory.
Meck. DB 13:295,296 20 Nov. 1806; recorded 1807 (date cut off
Reuben Vaughan & Elizabeth his wife of co. of Meck. to Jarius
Vaughan, 258 pd, 15 shil; 115 a., being the whole of the tract whereon
William Vaughan now lives ... corner post oak on Reuben Vaughan's
line, down a branch to William Smith's line ... John Russell's line ...
Woodson Knight's line. Sig: Reuben Vaughan & Elizabeth (mark)
Vaughan. Wit: John Crow, John (+) Allen, Thomas (+) Crowder,
Craddock Vaughan, Francis Ballard, James Wilson, Richard C.
12 Nov. 1807 DB 13:366 Joseph Gregory & Mary Magdalen
Gregory of Charlotte Co. to William Tisdale 280 pd, 323 1/4
a. on Meherrin River, pop on N. side river, below the old mill,
to a stump near the spring, old Mill pond a few yeards above the
mill house (this takes in 2 acres on the N. side of the river for
the use of the mill), Evans' line, Stokes line. wit: William
Bacon, Edward Elam, Benjamin Gregory (X). Sig: Joseph
Gregory Senr, Mary M. Gregory (X).
DB 14:438 12 Nov 1807 to Reps Osborne, Wm Dupree &
Hillery Moseley Dower release of Mary M. Gregory
Meck DB 13:521
20 Apr 1808 bet William Tisdale & Jincey Tisdale his wife of
Lunenburg Co. of one part & Eddins Moore of the same county of the
other part...William Tisdale & Jincey his wife consid 422 ___(streaks
in film) in hand paid by Eddins Moore...tract of land cont. 323 1/4
acres...lying and being in the county of Mecklenburg being the parcel
of land sold by Joseph Gregory to William Tisdale and recorded the
fourteenth day of December 1807...beg at dogwood near Meherrin
River thence up the same as it meanders to a poplar on the north side of
the river below the old mill thence a new line [illegible part] near the
spring [can't read the rest copied from film]. In the margin "See Deed
Book No. 14 p. 150 for Commr?
Meck. Co., Va. DB 14:265 Richard Gregory for love & consideration
of my son West Gregory & for $1 give negro slave 1 May 1810.
Richard signed in presence of Roger Gregory, Wm Vaughan Jr. & John
Gregory. Richard Gregory for love & consideration of my son John
Gregory a negro boy, a sorrel filly, a feather bed & furniture. 1 May
1810, Richard signed.
Richard Gregory for love & consideration of Martha Gregory my dau.
2 negro girls, 1 roan mare, feather bed & furniture.
1 May 1810 (no other children mentioned)
Meck Co., Va. DB 14:277 Richard Gregory for the love &
consideration of my son West Gregory & for $10. West do support
Richard and Ann during the rest of their lives. West to have slaves,
plantation etc 4 June 1810. Richard Gregory signed
4 June 1810 Richard Gregory to Roger Gregory, West Gregory & John
Gregory of Mecklenburgh & Thomas of Lunenburg, Va. sold for L400
(pd by Roger, West, John & Thomas) for price of _______? where
Richard now lives on Miles Creek. 342.5 acres bound by lands of Wm
Baskerville, Herbert Gregory & Francis Gregory, Miles Creek.
NOTE: THIS IS THE OLD JOSEPH GREGORY TRACT
20 Jul 1818
Whereas Eddings Moore [Eddins] of Lun. Co. Vir gave to me in Trust
for the benefit of James Mackfarland of said County a Tract of Land
lying in Mecklenburg County cont. 323 3/4 a. bounded by south
Meherrin R. the land of Robert Saunders, Hide Saunders [Hyde],
Edward Jones and Steven Evans conditioned for the payment of one
hundred and forth seven pound fourteen shillings and two pence Vir
curr due by bond Reference being has to said deed of Trust recorded in
Mecklenburg Court will more fully appear and is of record 15th June
1812 and the said James Macfarland informing me he is fully paid by
Susanna Moore admr of Eddings Moore, the amount of the above
hereby relinq. all right . . . sig: Thos. R. Lockhead
Wit: Charles Baskerville, John Jones, Tingnal Jones
p. 397 Release proved 20 July 1818 by oaths of Chs Baskerville & John
Meck DB 22:97 2 May 1826; 15 May 1826
William Vaughan Sr of Meck to
John V. Wilkins of same co &
Robert Y. Overby Exor of Peter Z. Overby dec'd...that sd William
Vaughan Sr is justly indebted to the sd Robert Y Overby Exor of Peter
Z. Overby dec'd in sum of $91...to John V. Wilkins & his Heirs all his
right & title in estate of John Vaughan Sr decd.
Sig: William Vaughan; John V. Wilkins; R. Y. Overby Exor
Wit: William Chandler; Henry? (+) Overby
Meck DB 22:152 17 Apr 1826; 17 July 1826
David Vaughan (son Doct Vaughan) & Lettice Vaughan his wife of
James H. Newton of same
27 1/2 a. on Little Buffalo Cr adj Main road in James Newton's line, est
of Spencer C. Vaughan dec'd; William Newton (son) of Robert Newton;
Polly Newton the wife of Robert Newton.
Sig: David (+) Vaughan
Meck DB 22:363 13 Mar 1827 VERY PALE
"Peter Vaughan son of Mecklenburg Co." (word left out, must
should read "Peter
Vaughan son Peter of
to Jane Vaughan of same
23 1/2 acres
NOTE: This name appears as "Jane Overby" in all two places
further on in the deed.
On the waters of Great Buffalo Creek and bounded by Obd Neal's line,
William [Tillotson????] (shows measurements as if new survey) 12 1/2
acres the second 11 in all 23 1/2...
The part referred to in NB below reads: "to have and to hold the
aforesaid land together with all and everything thereunto belonging on
in any wise appertaining unto her the said Jane Overby [clear/jgs]
except the use of the same during my life and to her heirs and assigns
and the said Peter Vaughan ...
Sig: Peter (X) Vaughan
NB The word except the use of the same during my life in the 24 line
___? word were altered before assigned [my note: can't tell that the
recorded version was altered]
Meck DB 22:485 11 July 1827; 20 Aug 1827
Robert Y. Overby, James Williamson & Edward Tillotson of Meck
commrs appt by court of sd co. to sell the lands of Spencer Vaughan
decd of one part to
David Perkins of co afsd of other part [highest bidder]
$384. payable 23rd June 1827
... which the said Spencer C. Vaughan possessed
64 a. by late survey (but subject) to the widows dower of 21 acres and
bounded as follows:
Beginning at a corner pointer on the North side of the main road leading
to S. Boston, thence along the said road N 82 1/2 E 28 p. to a bend
thence S 67 E 23 p. to a corner pointers on the same thence N 21 1/2 E
26 p. to a corner pine on James H. Newtons line thence N 72 E 68 p. to
little Buffalo Creek and the mouth of a branch thence up the said branch
as it meanders to a corner pointers ash & hickory in John & Robt
Newton? line thence N 7? (or 70) W 144 p. to a corner white oak on
a branch in Bentley Wilkinsons line thence up the sd branch as it
meanders to a corner hickory sapling between two springs thence S 15
W 74 p. to the beginning being a part of the tract of land sd Spencer C.
Vaughan pur. of Ambrose Gregory
Meck DB 22:491 14 Oct 1826; 21 Aug 1827
Philip R. Johnson & Martha his wife to
Richard Vaughan all of Meck
131 acres adj Elizabeth Farrar, Benjamin Reece, Faithy Lettis.
Meck DB 23:38 20 Nov 1827 David Vaughan & Lettis Vaughan to
Newton Deed 19 Nov 1827 David Vaughan s/o Spencer and Lettie
Vaughan his wife Lettie Newton daughter of Robert Newton dec'd of co
of Meck to James H. Newton of same. $65. (bad streak in line of film
that I believe says "their interest in estate of Robert Newton decd. Sig:
David (X) Vaughan, Lettie (X) Vaughan.
Meck DB 24:29
5 Oct. 1829; 20 Oct 1829
John Gregory and Elizabeth his wife of co of Lunenburg to Thomas
Gayle of co of Meck
In co of Meck on waters of South Meherrin cont. by lines of John
Gregory, est of Edward Jones dec'd, Lewis Burwell and others (no
Meck DB 24:259 30 Sep 1830; 30 Sep 1830
Pleasant Vaughan & Mourning E. Vaughan his wife of Meck to
Edwin Hudson & John Hudson of same
All their right title & interest in & to 204 a. in co of Meck & adj
Meck DB 24:308 2 Dec 1830; 21 Mar 1831
Robert Vaughan & Rebecca Vaughan his wife [my note:s/o Ambrose]
to ?Lands al of Meck (can't read it all readily)...tr surveyed by surveyor
of county when the lands of Ambrose Vaughan dec'd were surveyed to
make a div. among the wid. & children, save 6 1/2 a on the northern
side of the road which sd Ambrose pur of Philip L. Lands for which no
deed has bee entered? and which is accepted on the conveyance and also
30 a (scratched line) is believed the quantity as above stated of 230
a....adj Livingston H. Vaughan...John Taylor...266 1/2 a...Mrs Martha
Vaughan wid of sd Ambrose dec'd (Note: this is very pale but I believe
it mentions Nancy Lands (a dau?)
DB 24:392 Ann Gregory of co. of Meck. app. Mary Naish atty...[to
handle matters] of my deceased father William Nash..all such sums of
money or property which be due me from the said decedents estate after
the death of my mother Sarah Naish widow of sd William Naish. Sig:
Wit: Thomas Brame, William Brame, Hannah H. Brame; prob. Sep
Note: Ann Gregory was widow of William Gregory. His will
indicates he had no sons. Have no record of siblings.
On 1810 Tax List of Joseph Bannister Clausel [Supp. to 1810
Cen. of Va.], lists are alphabetical by day of collection. On
March 1 Elizabeth Gregory was taxed with 0 white, 0 slaves, 1
horse. Theodorick Gregory with 1 white, 0 slaves, 0 horse. (I
have not seen this name before or since.) On same list (of 30 or
so names) is Sarah Naish 0 white, 3 slaves, 3 horses; also 1
Hudson--Samuel Hudson. Also: Archibald Wood.
Don't know if same as the following:
Halifax Co., Va. 11 Nov. 1793 Archer Smith Wood &
Sally Pettey. Sur: Joseph Pettey.
Meck DB 24:360 18 Jun 1831; 20 Jun 1831
James Williamson & Sally P. Williamson his wife of Meck. to
David Vaughan of same
80 a. on waters of Great Buffalo Cr. adj sd David Vaughan; Tillotson;
Salley Griffin; Elizabeth Neal being the 2 tracts of land pur. by sd
Williamson of Purlelle?? Davis & Obediah Neal who m. the heirs? of
James Griffin. (Looking at Meck. marriages, maybe the above was
Meck. DB 24:420 1 Aug 1831; 17 Oct 1831
Nancy Craddock (wid of David Craddock dec'd); Jesse Craddock; Eliza
A. Craddock; John N. Craddock; Edward A. Craddock; Mary A.
Craddock; HENRY VAUGHAN; Helen?? Craddock; Nancy Craddock;
of Meck. to
John F. Finch of same
$320 Butcher's Creek adj lands of Doct ---? Jones, Colo J. W? Oliver,
Meck. DB 25:45 Another deed with Henry Vaughan being listed as a
Meck DB 25:134 1 Jun 1832; 1 Jun 1832
Peter Vaughan son Peter and Polley Vaughan his wife of Meck. to
[Jo Lee believes this means the grantor is Peter Vaughan s/o
Peter instead of Peter Vaughan Sr as the deed index shows.]
Samuel Jones of same
47 1/2 a. On waters of Little Buffalo Cr adj James Newton; sd Jones;
Sig: "Peter (+his mark) Vaughan son Peter"
"Polly (+her mark) Vaughan
Meck. DB 25:169 1 Jun 1832; 20 Aug 1832
"Peter Vaughan (son Peter)" & Polly Vaughan his wife of Meck. to
Robert Glascock of same
50 a. in Meck. on water of Little Buffalo adj. John Newton; Morgan
Puryear; sd Glascock, being part of the tract the said Vaughan pur. of
James H. Newton.
Sig: Peter (+) son Peter
Polly (+) Vaughan
Meck. DB 25:189 26 Jul 1832; 17 Sep 1832
Thomas R. Harrison exor. Mary H. Harrison dec'd of Montgomery Co.,
Peter Vaughan (son of Peter) of Meck. Co.
238 a. on water of Buck Creek adj John Lewis; Francis Griffin; Michael
Sig: Thomas R. Harrison
Meck DB 25:243 ____? 1832; Nov Court 1832
(Streak in film on 1st line)
Josiah B. Nelson & Joel M. Ragsdale commr of co. court of Meck. to
David Thompson Jr.
386 3/4 a. parcel of land Eddins Moore died seized of lying on South
Meherrin River in counties of Mecklenburg and Lunenburg adj. lands
of Robert Saunders & others. (no measurements)
Sig: J. B. Nelson
Joel M. Ragsdale
Wit: Wm. P.? Goode; Edwd R. Chambers; Thos Atkinson Jr.
Meck. DB 25:327 P/A 26 Jan 1833; 26 Jan 1833
I Pleasant Vaughan of co of Meck. app David C. Hutcherson my true
& lawful atty to receive and recover of Nicholas P. Perkins of
Williamson Co., Tenn & James Vaughan of Rutherford Co., Tenn all
such debts & sum of money due to me from the sd Perkins & Vaughan.
Sig: Pleasant Vaughan
Meck. DB 25:376 13 Apr 1833; 29 Apr 1833
James Vaughan & Polly his wife, Nancy Hughes & Elizabeth Hughes
Erasmus G. Hinton all of Meck.
233 a. adj Robert Hester, John Lewis, Clark Royster, & Edmund
Hester...tract of land willed by John Haynes as a loan to his dau Jane
Hughes during her natural life which is afterwards given to her children
namely: Elizabeth, Polley & Henry (maybe I left Nancy off here??) to
be equally divided among them and on which sd James Vaughan now
resides (note: I don't think is says what happened to Henry child).
Sig: James (+) Vaughan; Polley (+)
Vaughan; Nancy (+) Hughes; Elizabeth
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