1797 Lee County, Virginia Land Tax List

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1797 Lee County, Virginia Land Tax List

Prepared January 2006 by Gloria Kay Vandiver Inman and Elton C. Bingham

Please be advised that we attempted to follow the exact spelling …  …as written, and not always the correct spelling of a name.

Question marks are left in on purpose to identify those items that were too difficult to clearly translate.

1797 Land Tax List, Lee County, Virginia
Surname Given Name Quantity of Land
Adams Saml 100
Adams Saml 218
Anderson William 400
Barber Joseph with Henry martain 500
Baucher? Joshua? 400
Blakemore Joseph Jr 350
Blakemore Joseph Sr 100
Burgin Isaac 450
Campbell Ann 270
Campbell Arthur 300
Campbell Hugh 400
Campbell James 400
Campbell James 215
Carter Charles 50
Chrisman Isaac 400
Cooke Charles 740
Crismon Gabriel 400
Elliott Joseph with Nathan Fields 5200
Ewing Joshua 300
Ewing William 100
Ewing William 35
Ewing William 300
Ewing William 400
Fields Nathan 9200
Fields Nathan 7030
Fields Nathan 9220
Fields Nathan 7030
Fields Nathan 10780
Fields Nathan 6875
Fields Nathan & Joseph Elliott 5741
Fields Nathan & Joseph Elliott 5200
Fields Nathan with Nathan Taylor and John Johnson? 10264
Fulkerson James 50
Fulkerson James (Wash) 450
Fulkerson James (Wash) 195
Gibson George 400
Hoover Christenah 100
Hoover Henry 413
Huston William 400
Johnson John 6000
Johnson? John with Nathan Fields and Nathan Taylor 10265
Jones Frederick 150
Lyle Samuel 400
M...? William 5249
M...? William 20230
Martain Henry with Joseph Barber 500
Martain John 400
McCridle? John 14050
McMillion James 200
McMillion William 440
Moor Richard 100
Niell? William 400
Noe John 100
Preston Robert 400
Preston Robert 400
Preston Robert 400
Priest William 400
Roberts George 400
Robertson William 400
Rogers Dosartt? 300
Sharp Benjamin 400
Sharp Benjamin, adm of Anderson 920
Simpson John 400
Sims Robert 300
Smith William 200
Stuart Abraham 75
Taylor Nathan with Nathan Fields and John Johnson? 10264
Taylor William 350
Thompson James Jr 200
Thompson James Sr. 300
Thompson Stephen 200
Yeary Benedict 34
Yeary Benedict 59
Yoakham George 400
Young Daniel 100