City of Staunton Personal Property Tax List

1809-1820

Library of Virginia microfilm no. 366

 

1809

A List of Free people of Colour [frame 4]

David Adams 1 tithe Returned pr self

Mat 1 tithe pr John Burress

William Gabriel 1 tithe 3 horses, pr self

Jack Jackson 1 tithe pr Chapman Johnson

Jonas Truss 2 tithes pr self

William Cousins 1 tithe 1 horse pr self

John Bannister 1 tithe pr self

 

1811

A List of Free people of Colour [frame 9]

Jonas Truss 2 tithes 3 horses returned per self

William Cousins 1 tithe 1 horse Ditto Ditto

Jack Kinney 1 tithe Ditto per Chapman Johnson

William Going 1 tithe per William King

 

1812

A list of Free people of Colour" [frame 14]

William Cousins 1 tithe 3 horses, given in by self

Jonas Truss 2 tithes, slave over 16, 1 horse

Mathew B. Truss 3 tithes 1 slave over 16, 2 horses

Martin Emmons 1 tithe

Reuben Cole 1 tithe

Charles Lucas 1 tithe

Young Hill

 

1813

"A List of Free people of Colour" [frame 20]

"No. Tithables"

"No. Free Blacks subject to taxation"

Ann Craig 0 tithes 1 FB

Peggy Bevins 0 tithes 1 FB

Sally Gabriel 0 tithes 1 FB

George Ross 1 tithe 1 FB

Bailey 1 tithe 1 FB

Young Hill 1 tithe 1 FB

Matthew B. Truss 2 tithes, 1 FB, 2 slaves over 16

Charles Lucas 1 tithe 1 FB

Franky (formerly Mrs McDowell's) 1 tithe 1 FB

Sally (Ditto) 0 tithes, 1 FB

Morey (Ditto) 1 tithe 1 FB

William Cousins 1 tithe, 2 FB, 1 slave over 16, 6 horses

Lucy Brock 0 tithes 1 FB

Jonas Truss 1 tithe, 2 FB, 1 horse

 

1814

A list of Free people of Colour [frame 24]

Matthew B. Truss 1 tithe, 1 FB, 2 slaves over 16

Thomas (formerly Revd F. Wilson's 1 tithe, 1 FB

James Johnston 1 tithe 1 FB

James Bailey 1 tithe 1 FB

George Ross 1 tithe 1 FB

Charles Lucas 1 tithe 1 FB

William Going 1 tithe 1 FB

Young Hill 1 tithe 1 FB

 

1817

A List of Free Negroes & Mulattoes [frame 50]

Matthew B. Truss 1 tithe 6 slaves over 16

William W. Liggins 1 tithe

William Tate 1 tithe

Caleb Tate 1 tithe

John Swingling 1 tithe

Rose Cousins 1 slave over 16

Naton Altoo 1 tithe

Charles Lucas 1 tithe

James Johnson 1 tithe

Thomas Wilson 1 tithe

Joseph Frenchman 1 tithe

Robert Campbell 1 tithe 1 horse

Joseph Martin 1 tithe

Austin Newman 1 tithe

James Finley 1 tithe

Jonas Truss 1 tithe, 1 slave over 16, 4 horses

Young Hill 1 tithe

 

1819

A List of Free Negroes & Mulattoes [frame 61]

Matthew B. Truss 3 tithes 1 slave over 12, 8 slaves over 16, 1 horse

John Swingler 1 tithe

William Tate 1 tithe

Caleb Tate 1 tithe

Robert Campbell 1 tithe

Charles Lucas 1 tithe

James Johnson 1 tithe

Thomas Wilson 1 tithe

Joseph Buonaparte 1 tithe

Young Hill 1 tithe

 

1820

A List of Free Negroes & Mulattoes [frame 66]

Names, Occupation, Residing with

Lavinia Hewlett Labourer, Ed. Edrington

Maria, Martha, Ann, Nancy, Gustavus & William: Infant children, Ditto

Joseph Buonaparte Labourer, Mrs Chambers 1 tithe

John Swindler Shoemaker, Ditto 1 tithe

Betsey Swindler Labourer wife to John, Ditto

Robert Campbell Barber, Himself 1 tithe 1 slave over 16

Jane Campbelll Labourer, wife to Robt, Robt Campbell

Mary Jane & Frances Caroline Infant children of Do, Ditto

John Rawlings Apprentice, Ditto

Betsy Marr Labourer, Wm Ward

Lucinda Shaw Ditto, Ditto

Caleb Tate Shoemaker, Wm H. Nelson 1 tithe

Agness Tate Labourer, wife to Caleb, Caleb Tate

James Infant child of Caleb, Ditto

Sall Johnson House Servant, John Cooper

Sall Mc Dowell Washerwoman, S. Thompson

William Tate, Shoemaker, M. B. Truss 1 tithe

Sally Tate Labourer, wife to Wm, William Tate

Mary & John infant children of Sally's, Ditto

Matthew B. Truss Shoemaker, Himself 3 tithes 1 slave over 12, 9 slaves over 16, 2 horses

Austin Newman Apprentice, M. B. Truss

James Finley, ditto, ditto