Mercer County, WV 1840 Census and 1838 Land Tax List

Transcribed by Netti Schreiner-Yantis
17 Pages, 8.5"x11", Softcover, WV-0021, $5.50

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Two sets of genealogy records are found in this publication: The 1840 Census of Mercer County and The 1838 Land Tax List of Mercer County. The Census records include name of Head of Household, number of males/females residing in household, and people of free color. The Tax List includes name of taxpayer, residence, number of acres, location, distance/direction from the courthouse, and [if applicable], who deeded said property.

 

Surnames Included in the 1840 Census

AGY ALVIS ASHWORTH BALEY** BARTON BELCHER** BLANKENSHIP BOLING BOWLING BRIANS BRINKLEY BROOKS BROWN BURDIT BURGESS BURNSIDE

CADLE* CALFEE CAPERTON CAWLEY CHRISTIAN CLARK CLAY CLENDANAN COBERN COFFEE COLE COLEMAN COLLENS COMER COOKE COOPER CORNER COTTON CROFFERD CUSTARD

DAIR DANGERFIELD DAVIDSON DILLION* DUNFORD

ELISON ELLIS

FANNON FARLEY FLETCHER FORGESON FRENCH

GALLISPIE GARISON* GARNS GODFREY GONO GORE*

HAGER HALE HALL HANNAN HARNEY HARTWELL HARVEY HATCHER* HAYWOOD HENDERSON HIGINBOTHAM HILL HOLDRON HOLSTON HOW HOWCHENS HOUCHINS HUNT HUTCHISON

JAMES JINKS JONES JUSTICE

KEEFEN KEETEN

LEWIS LILLY** LITTLE LUSK

MAHOOD MANN MARSHALL MARTIN* MAXEY MAXWELL MEADOWS** MEANS MEDLEY MELVIN MILLAM MILLER MILLS* MOONY MOONEY MOONY MORE MOSS MULLINS MUSTARD

McCLAUGHERTY McCOMIS McCORMIE McDANIEL McKINNEY McKINZIE

PACK PAIN PARRISH PEARLS PENINGTON PERDUE PETERS*PETTERY PHILIPS PINE PRINCE

READ ROLAND ROLYSON

SHUMATE SLAZ SMITH SOLESBURY SOLESBERRY SOLESBURY SOLESBERRY SOLESBURY SOLESBERRY SRADER STAFFORD STEAL STEWART STRALEY SUMMERS SWENNY

TABER TATON THOMAS THOMPSON TILLER TOMAS TRASY TURNER

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WALKER* WALRON WHITE* WILEY WILLIAMS WITTEN WOODRAM

 

Surnames Included In 1838 Land Tax Record

AGEE ALDRIGE ALEXANDER ALLEN ALVIS ASHWORTH

BAILEY BAKER BELCHER BELSHER BLANKENSHIP BRAWLEY BROOKS BRUCE BURDETT BURGESS BURK

CADLE CALFEE CAMPBELL CAPERTON CHAMBERS CHAPMAN CHIVALLA CINGESS CLARK CLAY CLOYD COLEMAN COMER COOK COOPER CORDER CUSTARD

DARE DAVIDSON DILLON

ELLISON ERRICKSON

FANNING FARLEY FERGUSON FLETCHER FORD FRENCH

GARRETSON GATLIFF GEORGE GHREWSBERRY GLANDEN GORE

HALL HARVEY HATCHER HECTOR HENDERSON HILL HINTON HOLSTEIN HOUCHINS

JARRELL JOHNSTON JONES JUSTICE

KEARNS KEATON KELLEN KERR

LANG LEYBOURNE LILLY LITTLE LUSK

MAMNN MANDAVILLE MANN MARTIN MATTHEWS MAXEY MAXWELL McCLAUGHERTY McCULLAH McDOWELL McGRANAHAN McVEY MEADOWS MELVIN MILLER MOONEY MORE MORGAN MULLENS MUSTARD

NEELY NORMAN NUCKLES

O’NEAL OWENSBY

PACK PEARIS PEARLS PECK PENNINGTON PETERS PINE PRESTON

REED ROWLAND RUNION

SHANKLIN SHUMATE SMITH SNIDOW SRADER STAFFORD STEEL STEWART STONE STRALEY STRATTON

THOMAS THOMPSON TIFFANY TILLER TONY TRACE

WALDRON WALKER WARDEN WHITE WHITTEN WILEY WILSON WITTEN WOODRAM WYSOR

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