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County Court Minute Book A (1781-1783), pages 14, 15, 16

The following names are listed with the minute book for the years listed.  This listing includes all families at that time which were granted acreage.  Keep in mind that this timeframe represents families that lived in a much larger expanse of Jefferson County than actually exists today.   Many of these people lived in the outlying counties which are present today, but their land was granted to them when it was still a part of Jefferson County.   Please feel free to contact your coordinator at anytime with any additions or corrections you may have.  This information was derived from the Nelson County KyGenWeb site.  

At a court held for Jefferson County, the 3rd of December, 1781.  It appearing to the court that the following persons are entitled by virtue of an Act of Assembly passed May last, to four hundred acres of land each.  Orders that the County Surveyor lay off to them accordingly.  This was testified to by Meredith Price, Clerk Jefferson Court.
 Page 14  Page 15  Page 16
 Francis Adams  Joshua Archer  Jane Archer
 John Alsey  John Barnett  Jane Arneson
 Thomas Applegate  Matthew Bartley  William Arnett
 Thomas Banfield  Joseph Beard  Peter Bartness
 Reuben Blackford  Mary Beard  Cornelius Bogart
 Thomas Brown  Thomas Beard  Joseph Brooks
 Cornelius Bryan  John Burk  John Cameron
 Jacob Case  William Burrass  Ceirsey Cisidon (sic)
 Joseph Case  Daniel Byers  Peter Countryman
 Reuben Case  Catherine Calasby  Peter Countryman, Jr.
 Ann Cline  Allen Campbell  William Downs
 John Cline  Daniel Campbell  Robert Foreman
 John Coy  Joseph Collard  Mary Gray
 Corrod Custard (sic)  Spencer Collins  Richard Gregory
 Boston Damewood  Thomas Collins  Joseph Greenywalt
 Catharine Darling  James Colvin  Charles Harebridge
 Thomas Dillian  Martin Curts  David Hawkins
 Neil Doherty  Edward Combs  John Hawkins
 James Dunbar  Henry Countryman  John Hiel
 John Dunlap  George Cravetson  Margaret Higgis
 Elizabeth Faith  Peter Cummins  George Hinch
 Joanna Farrow  William Cummins  Frederick Honsault
 Elisha Freeman  Lambert Darling  John Honsault
 Elisha Freeman, Jr.  Samuel Damarie, Jr.  Jacob Hobbs
 William Galsby  Henry Davis  Benja Johnson
 Robert Gilmore  John Demara  George Jones
 Henry Grass  Samuel Demara  Charles Kennedy
 Jacob Gun  Susanna Dickens  John Keith
 William Hall  Israel Dodge  John McCumsey
 James Hamilton  James Doherty  John McCasline
 John Hamilton  John Donne  Samuel McAdams
 Rachel Hargiss  Margaret Downing  Christopher Miller
 Jonathan Harnett  Elizabeth Duncan  Samuel Miller
 James Harriss  Joseph Flemming  Thomas Morton
 John Mayhue Harriss  Isaac Froman  John Riker
 Ruth Harriss  Mary Gakin  Henry Scaggs
 Susannah Harriss  John Galloway  Samuel Stuthard
 Miles Hart  Joseph Glenn  John Sutherland
 Jacob Hoffman  John Greenywalt  Walter Wright
 William Hold  Andrew Gregory  James Voress
 Zachariah Hold  John Gilmore  
 Robert Homes  Thomas Harrison  
 Mary Holmes - Jemima Hougland  David Hart  
 John Hughes  John Helm  
 Martha Hughes  Elizabeth Higgins  
 John James  Samuel Hobbs  
 Anthoney Junkus (sic)  James Hougland  
 Dinah Kennedy  Richard James  
 William Lagston  James January  
 Jemima Lemaster  David Johnson  
 Daniel Lovell  Christopher Jones  
 Peter Lovell  Henry Keith  
 Barbara Lyburn  Isaac Keller  
 Daniel Lynder  John Kennedy  
 John Martin  Soloman Kersinger  
 William Martin  John Lee  
 James McKegg  William Lee  
 Mary McKenzie  William Lock  
 George McManniss  Daniel Lout  
 John McManniss  James Mays  
 Sarah Morgan  Matthew Mays  
 John Mundall  John McCasline  
 Peter Newkirk  Mary McGlaughlin  
 Sarah Payne  John McLean  
 Sam Ray  Jeremiah McNew  
 Abram Raymond  Joseph Mitchell  
 Rachel Ricker  William Mitchell  
 John Shaw  Charles Morgan  
 Ann Shores  Charles Morgan, Jr.  
 John Sinclair  Samuel Morton  
 Thomas Spencer  Robert Mosely  
 Mary Stevens  Elias Newkirk  
 James Stewart  Tobias Newkirk  
 James Swan  Turner Oliver  
 John Tewell  Arthur Park  
 John Thixton  Joseph Park  
 Charity Thornton  George Pomeroy  
 Moses Timplin  Dennis Purcell  
 Griffin Tillis  Pursley  
 Margaret Vanleeve  John Roberts  
 Graves Wapshot  James Scaggs  
 Samuel Watkins  Christopher Schulz  
 Henry Watson  George Seaborne  
 John Williams  John Shaw  
 Benja Wright  Moses Spears  
 Christian Wyman  John Spencer  
 Samuel Young  James Stevenson  
   Michael Teets  
   John Thompson  
   John Voress  
   John Voress, Jr.  
   Luke Voress  
   Sophia Voress  
   Peter Warren  
   Jane Weach  
   Ozias Welch  
   Mary Westoville  
   Haden Whorton  
   Jacob Williams  
   John Williams  
   Christian Wyman, Jr.  
   George Yent  

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