1796 Grayson County, Virginia Land Tax List

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The 1796 Grayson County, Virginia Land Tax List

Transcribed by Jeffrey C. Weaver, May, 1998
Grayson County, Virginia Land Tax List - 1796
Name Acres Value
S D
Amount of Tax
S D
Comments
Allen, William 400 20 1 0  
Badsal, Elisha 60 10 0 6  
Cummons, Daniel 200 20 1 0  
Bourn, William 500 30 1 6  
Bryant, John 170 17 0 10  
Bradley, William
  to William Northern
183 15 0 9  
Branstater, Frederick
  to John Stone
132 15 0 9  
Hail, Lewis 350 50 2 6  
Hill, Joseph 160 15 0 9  
Hail, Richard 167 17 10 0 10  
Hooser, Abraham 360 19 0 11  
Harbert, Thomas
  to Nathl. Frisbie
400 80 4 0  
Howell, Mace
  to Andrew Hampton
96 10 0 6  
Jones, Minatree 540 90 4 6  
Johnston, Thomas 190 14 10 0 9  
Jones, Abraham 172 17 10 0 10  
Jerrell, James 150 15 0 9  
McCoy, John 232 10 0 6  
Newell, James 4928 347 17 4  
Nouedick, Abraham
  to John Bryant
30 3 0 1  
Nouedick, Abraham
  to Thomas Lundy
100 10 0 6  
Nuckols, Samuel
  to Charles Nuckols
160 8 0 5  
Pence, Gainer 130 7 10 0 4  
Pew, David 330 15 0 9  
Phipps, Benjamin 104 15 12 0 9  
Reddick, Solomon 250 20 1 0  
Sexton, William 104 20 1 0  
Sexton, Benjamin 100 15 0 9  
Sexton Prior
  to William Sexton
100 15 0 9  
Stillwell, Nicholas 150 10 0 6  
Stealy, Jacob 347 30 1 6  
Stone, William 70 15 0 9  
Sutherland, Alexander 500 25 1 3  
Swift, Flower
  to Jesse Williams
40 10 0 6  
Shockley, Richard
  to Gainer Pence
46 10 0 6  
Vaughn, William 220 22 1 1  
Wallons, Excrs. 405 30 1 6  
Wright, Richard 400 30 1 0  
Webber, Augustine 157 15 0 9  
Walters, John 480 50 2 6  
Wood, John & Robert 2800 272 13 7  
Williams, William 113 57 10 2 10  
Williams, William 220 40 2 0  
Young, Ezekiel 84 21 1 0  
Anderson, Jacob 300 90 4 6  
Bradley, William 150 30 1 6  
Bowman, William 80 25 1 3  
Cox, Enoch 400 80 4 0  
Carnutt, David 175 30 1 6  
Coulson, Jacob 400 80 4 0  
Cox, Jesse 150 30 1 6  
Collier, Aaron 260 50 2 6  
Cock, Andrew 1149 250 12 6  
Cuisenbery, George 165 30 1 6  
Cock, James 130 25 1 3  
Dalton, Reubin 380 110 5 6  
Dodson, John 93 30 1 6  
Dalton, William 350 70 3 6  
Denings, Phrem 165 32 2 7  
Dilard, Thomas 275 75 3 9  
Frost, John 180 45 2 3  
Forbush, John 65 10 10 0 7  
Ginnings, William 240 45 2 3  
Houk, Barnett 330 80 4 0  
Jeans, Stephen 400 80 4 0  
Jones, Isaac 165 30 1 6  
Jessup, Thomas 400 120 6 0  
Kirk, Henry 375 75 3 7  
Lundy, Richard 82 20 1 0  
Middleton, Joseph 100 20 1 0  
Ogle, Thomas 140 35 1 9  
Ogle, Marculas 200 50 2 6  
Powell, Joseph 175 45 2 3  
Pope, Nathl 550 135 6 9  
Philips, Tobius 190 60 3 0  
Richardson, Thomas 250 60 3 0  
Robertson, Capt. John 300 75 3 9  
Snider, Peter 140 35 1 9  
Sage, James 272 55 2 9  
Stair, John 275 65 3 3  
Taylor, William 65 13 10 0 10  
VanHooze, Abram 380 75 3 9  
Wright, Richard       (lined out)
Williams, Jesse 40 10 0 6  
Webb, Henry 50 10 0 6  
Wilson, Jeremiah 100 30 1 6  

This tax list was signed by Joseph Jackson