A True List of Tax Payers in Wilkes County, 1797

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A True List of Tax Payers in Wilkes County, 1797

By Ezekial Baird

Courtesy of Debbie Dehart
1797 Tax Payers in Wilkes County, North Carolina
NamePollsAcres
Baird, Bedent 1
Burns, Samuel 1
Cambell, James 1 200
Coffey, John 1
Curtice, David 1 630
Custice, Joshua, Sr. 1
Curtice, Samuel 1
Devenport, Ruben 1 100
Davis, George 1 100
Davis, William 1 100
Duggar, Benjamin 1 450
Estep, John 1
Estep, Shadrick 0 230
Harmon, Cutliff 1 333
Harmon, Matthias 1
Hicks, Samuel 1 200
Holsclaw, James 1 50
Holsclaw, John 1 150
Isaack, Caleb 1
Isaack, David 1 100
Isaack, Elijah 1
Isaacks, Elijah 1
Isaacks, Richard 1 1
Jones, Jehu 1 100
Jones, Jehu 1
Linville, Thomas, Sr. 1 400
Linville, Thomas, Jr. 1 64
Muckebrog, Archable 1 50
OlgaThorp, Richard 0 150
Owens, William 1
Mast, Joseph 1 490
Smith, George 1 250
Russell, Joseph Martin 1 100
Shull, Frederick 1 75
Shull, Simon 1 175
Stevens, Lewis 1 100
Vanderpool, Abraham 1 200
Vanderpool, Abraham, Jr. 1 100
Ward, Benjamin 1 333
Ward, Joshua - -
Webb, Benjamin 1 600
Webb, James Critenden 1 350
Whitenton, John 1
Whitenton, William 1 200
Yount, John 0 260
?och, Illegible 1