Franklin County Personal Property Tax List

1804-1821

Library of Virginia microfilm reel no. 121

 

1804 A, List of Samuel Hairston

Bervely, Sill 2 tithes 2 horses [frame 3]

Cousins, John 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 5]

 

1804 B, List of Moses Greer

Mares, Harkless 2 tithes [frame 30]

Sam Saunders 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 32]

Harkless Mares a negro man lives on rented land on the north fork of Blackwater River [frame 37]

Samuel Saunders a negro man lives on Rented Land on the headwaters of Magoty Creek

George Weltch Croops with John Doran on the headwaters of Gills Creek

 

1805 A, List of Samuel Hairston

Berveley, Sill 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 41]

Berveley, Harrot 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 42]

Cousins, John 1 tithe [frame 43]

Earley, Samuel Molatto 1 tithe [frame 44]

Shavers, Jesse 1 tithe [frame 51]

Shavers, Ben 1 tithe

 

1805 B, List of Moses Greer

Marr, Harkless 2 tithes 1 horse [frame 67]

Saunders, Sam 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 71]

George Weltch 1 Negroe Man lives with John Doran on the waters of Gills Creek and followeth Farming

Harkless Mears a Negroe man owns land on the Head of Blackwater River

Abraham Mears a negroe man hires about

Sam Saunders 1 Negroe man lives on rented land on the head of Magotey Creek

 

1806 A, List of Samuel Hairston

Berverly, Sill 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 79]

Berverly, Harrott 1 tithe [frame 80]

Cousins, John 1 tithe

Earley, Samuel Molatto 1 tithe [frame 82]

Shavers, Jesse 1 tithe [frame 90]

Shavers, Ben 1 tithe 2 horses

 

1806 B, List of Moses Greer

Boid, Sam 1 tithe [frame 102]

Marr Harkless 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 107]

Harkless Marer a negroe man owns Land on the head of Blackwater River [frame 115]

Sam Saunders a negroe man Lives on Rented Land on the head of Magotey Creek.

Davey a negroe man owns Land on the South fork of Blackwater River

Sam Boid a mulatto man a Carpenter by trade works about.

 

1807 A, List of Samuel Hairston

Berveley, Sill 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 119]

Berveley, Harrett 1 tithe [frame 120]

Cousins, John 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 121]

Earley, Samuel Molatto 1 tithe [frame 122]

Roe, John Free Negro 1 tithe [frame 129]

Shavers, Jesse 1 tithe [frame 130]

Shavers, Ben 1 tithe

 

1807 B, List of Moses Greer

Sam Boyd 1 tithe [frame 139]

Mars, Harkless 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 146]

Saunders, Samuel 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 148]

 

1809 A, List of Jesse Prunty

Beverly, Sill (a free negroe) 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 159]

Beverley, Herod (a free negroe) 1 tithe

Cousins, John 1 tithe [frame 160]

Early, Sam (a free negroe) 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 161]

Green, George (a free negroe) 1 tithe [frame 162]

Garnes, David (a free negroe) 1 tithe

Row, John (a free negroe) 1 tithe [frame 168]

Ruff, John (a free negroe) 1 tithe 1 horse

Shavers, Benjamin 1 tithe [frame 169]

Shavers, Jesse 1 tithe 1 horse

 

1809 B, List of Moses Greer

Coop, Alexander 1 tithe [frame 180]

Meers, Harkless 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 184]

 

1810 A, List of Jesse Prunty

Beverley, Sill (a free negroe) 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 195]

Beverley, Herod (the same) 1 tithe 1 horse

Boyd, Sam (a free negroe) 1 tithe 1 horse

Green, George (a free negroe) 1 tithe [frame 197]

Garnes, David (a free Negroe) 1 tithe

Hunt, Richard (a free Negroe) 1 tithe 1 horse

Shavers, Ben (a free negroe) 1 tithe [frame 201]

Shavers, Jesse (a free nego) 1 tithe [frame 202]

 

1810 B, List of Moses Greer

Coop, Alexander 1 tithe [frame 214]

Mares, Harkless 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 219]

Row, John 1 tithe [frame 221]

Saunders, Sam 1 tithe [frame 222]

 

1811 A, List of Jesse Prunty

Beverley, Sill a free negr 1 tithe [frame 231]

Beverley, Herod 1 tithe

Boyd, Sam a free Negr

Cousins, John a free negr 1 tithe 1 horse

Green, George a free negr 1 tithe [frame 233]

Hunt, Richard a free negr 1 tithe [frame 234]

Murphy, Thomas a free Negr 1 tithe [frame 238]

Ruff, John a free negroe 1 tithe [frame 239]

Shavers, Benjn a free Negr 1 tithe [frame 240]

Shavers, Jesse a free negr 1 tithe

 

1811 B, List of Moses Greer

Coop, Alexander 1 tithe [frame 250]

Early, Sam 1 tithe [frame 251]

Mars, Harkless 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 255]

Row, John 1 tithe [frame 257]

Saunders, Sam 2 tithes [frame 258]

 

1812 A, List of Jesse Prunty

Beverley, Sill a free Negr 1 tithe 2 horses [frame 269]

Beverley, Herod a free Negr

Boyd, Sam a free negr 1 tithe 1 horse

Cousins, John a free Negr 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 270]

Green, George a free Negr 1 tithe [frame 272]

Hunt, Richard a free Negr 1 tithe

Murphey, Thomas a free Neg 1 tithe [frame 276]

Ruff, John a free Negr 1 tithe [frame 278]

Shavers, Ben a free negr 1 tithe 2 horses

 

1812 B, List of Moses Greer, Jr

Coop, Alexander 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 288]

Early, Sam 1 tithe [frame 290]

Free Abram 1 tithe

Free John 1 tithe

Mears, Harkless 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 294]

Mares, Abraham 1 tithe

Row, John 1 tithe [frame 296]

Sill, Beverly 1 tithe [frame 297]

Saunders, Sam 1 tithe

 

1813 A, List of Jesse Prunty

Beverly, Sill a free Negr 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 306]

Beverly, Herod a free Negr 1 tithe 1 horse

Boyd, Sam a free Negr 1 tithe

Cousins, John (a free Negr 1 tithe [frame 307]

Cannon, Henry (a man of Color) 1 tithe 1 horse

Cousins, Martin a free Negr 1 tithe [frame 308]

Green, George a free Negr

Ruff, John (a free negr 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 315]

Shavers, Ben a free negr 1 tithe [frame 316]

Shavers, Jesse a free negr 1 tithe

 

1813 B, List of Moses Greer.

Apparently "pole Tax" refers to total persons in the household over 16, including women.

Berverly, Sill Negro 1 tithe, 3 pole Tax [frame 327]

Coop, Alexander melato 1 tithe, 1 pole Tax

Early, Colas Negro 1 tithe 1 horse, 2 pole Tax [frame 329]

Free Simon Neg. 1 tithe, 1 pole Tax [frame 330]

Free John Negro 1 tithe, 1 pole Tax

Gray, David Neg. 1, 1 pole Tax [frame 331]

Gee, Parker 1 tithe 1 horse, 2 pole tax

Hunt, Richard 1 tithe 1 horse 2 pole Tax

Hill, Charles Negro 1 tithe, 1 pole Tax

Man, Nell Negro M 1 horse, 1 pole Tax [frame 334]

Mears, Harkless negro 1 tithe, 1 pole Tax

Mears, George Negroe 1 tithe, 2 pole Tax

Mears, Benjn Negroe 1 tithe, 2 pole Tax

Row, John Negro man 1 tithe, 1 pole Tax [frame 335]

Saunders, Sam Melato 1 tithe, 2 poles [frame 337]

Weltch, George negro 1 tithe, 1 pole Tax

 

1814 A, List of Jesse Prunty

A List of free Negroes & Malattoes [frame 361]

Beverley, Sill 1 tithe

Beverley, Herod 1 tithe

Boyd, Sam 1 tithe 1 horse

Cousins, John 1 tithe

Cousins, Martin 1 tithe

Cannon, Henry 1 tithe 2 horses

Same white apprentice

Shavers, Ben 1 tithe

Shavers, Jesse 1 tithe

Foster, William 1 tithe

Pompey an old man formerly the property of David Ross 1 tithe

 

1814 B

Beverly, Herod 1 tithe [frame 369]

Coop, Alexander [frame 370]

Early, Sam 1 tithe [frame 372]

Free Simon 1 tithe [frame 373]

free John 1 tithe

Roe, John 1 tithe [frame 382]

 

1815 A,

Beverly, Silvester 0 white tithes, 2 horses, 3 cattle [frame 399]

Beverly, Herod 0 white tithes

Cousins, John 0 white tithes [frame 401]

Cousins, Martin 0 white tithes

Early, Coales 0 white tithes 1 horse [frame 403]

Early, James 0 white tithes

Early, Samuel 0 white tithes

Freeman, John 0 white tithes [frame 404]

Foster, William 0 white tithes 1 cattle

Freeman, Simon 0 white tithes

Gee, John 0 white tithes [frame 405]

Gee, Samuel 0 white tithes

Ruff, John 0 white tithes 1 horse, 2 cattle [frame 418]

Shavers, Benjamin 0 white tithes 2 horses

Shavers, Jesse 2 tithes 2 horses

Shavers, Betsy 1 horse [frame 420]

 

1815 B, List of Moses Greer

Coop, Alexander 1 tithe [frame 438]

Mann, Nell 1 horse, 5 cattle [frame 447]

 

1816 A, List of Jesse Prunty

Beverly, Herod a fN 1 tithe 1 slave over 16, 1 horse [frame 466]

Beverly, Sill a fN 2 tithes 1 horse

Boyd, Sam a free Negr 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 470]

Cousins, John a free Negr 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 471]

Cousins, Martin a free Negr 1 tithe

Cuff, Will a free negr 1 tithe

Drew, Will a free negr 1 tithe [frame 472]

Early, Sam a free Negroe 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 474]

Freeman, Simon a free Negroe 1 tithe

Foster, Wm a free Negroe 1 tithe

Fry, Wm a free negroe 1 tithe

Nick, Ben a free Negroe 1 tithe [frame 486]

Ruff, John a free Negr 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 488]

Shavers, Isham a free Negr 1 tithe [frame 490]

Shavers, John a free Negr 1 tithe

Squire a free Negroe 1 tithe

Shavers, Ben a free Negroe 1 tithe 1 horse

Shavers, Jesse a free Negr 1 tithe 1 horse

 

1816 B, List of Moses Greer

Cuff, Bill 1 tithe [frame 511]

 

1817 A, List of Jesse Prunty

Beverly, Herod 1 tithe [frame 534]

Beverly, John 1 tithe

Boyd, Sam a free Negr 1 tithe 2 horses [frame 537]

Cousins, John a free Negr 1 tithe

Cousins, Martin 1 tithe [frame 539]

Chavers, Ellison 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 540]

Early, Sam a free Negr 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 541]

Foster, Wm a free Negr 1 tithe [frame 542]

Freeman, Simon a fr n 1 tithe

Fry, Wm a free negroe 1 tithe

Glasgow a free Negr 1 tithe [frame 543]

Hunt, Richd a free Negr 1 tithe [frame 545]

Nuck, Ben a free Negr 1 tithe [frame 552]

Ruff, John a free Negr 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 554]

Shavers, Ben a free Negr 1 tithe 3 horses

Shavers, Jesse ditto 1 tithe

Valentine, Henry a free Negroe 1 tithe [frame 558]

 

1817 B, List of Moses Greer

Cuff, Will 1 tithe [frame 573]

 

1818 A, List of Moses Greer

Cuff, Will 1 tithe [frame 600]

Gray, David 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 603]

Mann, Nell 1 slave over 16, 1 horse [frame 607]

 

1818 List of Jesse Prunty

Beverly, Herod 1 tithe

Beverly, John 1 tithe [frame 622]

Boyd, Saml a fr negr 1 tithe 1 slave over 16, 2 horses [frame 623]

Cousins, John a f neg 1 tithe

Cousins, Martin do " 1 tithe [frame 625]

Chavious, Ellison 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 626]

Dennis a free negr 1 tithe [frame 627]

Early, Sam a free negr 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 628]

Foster Will free Neg 1 tithe

Freeman, Simon Do 1 tithe

Fry, William Do 1 tithe

Glasgow a free negr 1 tithe [frame 629]

Hunt, Richard Free Neg 1 tithe [frame 632]

Nuck, Ben free neg 1 tithe [frame 638]

Ruff, Jno a free negr 1 tithe [frame 641]

Shavers, Jno 1 tithe [frame 642]

Squire a free negroe 1 tithe 1 slave over 16

Shavers, Ben a free negr 1 tithe 2 horses [frame 643]

Shavers, Jesse ditto 1 tithe 1 horse

Shavers, Isham 1 tithe

Valentine, Harry a free negr 1 tithe [frame 645]

 

1819 A, List of Jesse Prunty

Beverly, John 1 tithe [frame 655]

Boyd, Samuel f neg 1 tithe 2 slaves over 16, 1 slave 12-16, 1 horse [frame 656]

Chavious, Ellison 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 659]

Cousins, John f negr 1 tithe

Cousins, Martin do 1 tithe

Dennis a free negro 1 tithe [frame 661]

Early, Sam a f negr 1 tithe 1 horse

Glasgow a free negr 1 tithe

Hunt, Richd free negr 1 tithe [frame 665]

Nuck, Ben a f negr 1 tithe [frame 672]

Ruff, John a free negr 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 675]

Shavers, Ben free negr 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 677]

Shavers, Jesse ditto 1 tithe

Shavers, Isham G. Mag 1 tithe [frame 678]

Valentine, Henry free negr 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 679]

 

1819 B, List of Moses Greer

Cuff, Will 1 tithe [frame 693]

Gray, David 1 tithe [frame 697]

Mann, Nell 1 slave over 16, 1 horse [frame 701]

Saunders, Sam 1 tithe [frame 705]

 

1820 A, List of Moses Greer

Column 5 is apparently for "free Negroes & Mulattos"

Cuff, Will 1

Coop, Alexander 1

Saunders, Jacob 1

Saunders Sam 1

Weltch, George 1

 

1820 B, List of Jesse Prunty

Beverley, Jno a free negr 1 tithe [frame 743]

Boyd, Sam free Negr 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 744]

Beverly, Silvester free negr 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 745]

Dennis a free negroe 1 tithe

Early, Sam a free negroe 1 tithe

Hunt, Richard a free negr 1 tithe 2 horses

Nuck, Ben a free negr 1 tithe

Ruff, John a free Negroe 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 765]

Shavers, Ben a free negroe 1 tithe 1 horse [frame 766]

Squire Ditto 1 tithe

Shavers, John Ditto 1 tithe

Shavers, Jesse Ditto 2 tithes

Shavers, Isham a free Negr 1 tithe [frame 767]

Valentine, Henry a free Negr 1 tithe [frame 769]

 

1821 A, List of Jesse Prunty

Beverley, Sylvester 1 tithe [frame 781]

Cousins, John 1 tithe [frame 784]

Early, Samuel 1 tithe [frame 786]

Hunt, Richard 1 tithe [frame 790]

Ruff, John 1 tithe [frame 798]

 

1821 B, List of Moses Greer

Gray, David 1 tithe [frame 819]

Mann, Nell 1 slave, 2 tithes [frame 823]

Mears, George 1 tithe