A List of the Taxable Town Lots in the County of Stafford for the year 1844

Name of Owner Residence Tenure Number of Town Lot Value buildings Value of Lots including Buildings Yearly Rents of Lots Amount of Taxes on Lots Explanation of Alterations
Alexander, Philip est. Fredbsg fee simple 6 330 88 567 25 60 00 1 80  
Bowen, William P. Spotsylvania same 32     94 52       12  
Brooke, Whitfield same trust 81 1,890 81 2,363 53 150 00 4 50  
ditto same same 81 283 63 378 15 40 00 1 20  
Bundy, Armistead (B) same same 66 189 07 236 34 40 00 1 20  
Butler, Eliza (B) same same grater part of67     141 81 20 00   60  
ditto same same 23   141 81 20 00   60  
Chinn, William same same 2 378 15 756 32 90 00 2 70  
Conway, Walker P. same same of 7 2,363 53 2,647 17 125 00 3 75  
same same same 40 141 81 283 63 50 00 1 20  
Cox, Peter same same 2 141 81 283 63 62 00 1 86  
Conway, John M. Jr. same same 28 661 78 245 41 60 00 1 80 from R.C.L. Moncure transferred 1844
Dunbar, William Louisiana same 21 1,418 13 1,890 81          
ditto same same 32 472 70 945 41 100 00 3 00  
Daffan, William Stafford same 2 756 62 1,890 81 120 00 3 60 from Arthur Goodwin trustee Benj. R. Kelly, transf 1843
Ford, James W. Stafford same ?     94 32       12  
Forbes, Murray same same 29 & 35 1,890 81 2,363 53 80 00 2 40  
ditto same same 42     236 34 30 00   90  
same from Dunbar same same 85 472 70 1,418 13 100 00 3 00  
same from same same same 85   94 52 15 00   45  
same same same 85 709 06 1,181 76 50 00 1 50  
same for Cowle same same 61 141 81 189 07 25 00   75  
same same same 28 330 88 472 70       60  
Ficklin, Joseph B. same same 82     94 52       12  
same same same 4/5 of 80 141 81 226 91 20 00   60  
Page 1     24 $12,715 99 $19,938 60 $1,257 00 $38 67  
                         
Fitzhugh, Alexander same same 29 & 35 1,418 13 1,890 81 70 00 2 10  
ditto same same 80 330 88 472 70 60 00 1 80  
ditto same same 80 141 81 236 34 37 50 1 13  
Fox, Toby (B) same same 23 113 45 141 81 20 00   60  
Gordon, Bazil same same 3 1,134 50 2,890 81 100 00 3 00  
same for Alexander same same 6 3,781 66 4,727 07 150 00 4 50  
same for Payne same same 2 3,781 66 4,727 07 200 00 6 00  
same same same 9 2,836 26 3,308 94 135 00 4 05  
same for warehouse same same 1 & 2 756 32 945 41 25 00   75  
same for Short same same 2 472 07 567 25 50 00 1 50  
same for Williams same same 71 & 6     38 05 10 00   30  
same same same 2     756 32     95 00  
same for Green same same 95 141 81 614 00 50 00 1 50  
Gordon, Douglas H. same same 0     38 05       05 from Bazil Gordon transf. 1843?
same same same of 16     75 63 10 00   30 from same transf. 1844
Greaves, Nathaniel Rev. Stafford same 86 945 81 1,418 13 80 00 2 40  
same same same 86 189 07 283 63 75 00 2 25  
same same same 86 189 07 567 25 30 00   90  
same same same 86 189 07 378 15       48  
same same same 86 189 07 378 15 25 00   75  
Green, James (B) same same 32 113 45 141 81 20 00   60  
Green, Duff Stafford same 3 3,781 66 4,018 01 200 00 6 00  
same for Hewitt same same 0 330 78 472 70       60  
ditto from Samuel Gordon same same 14 3,308 94 3,781 66 120 00 3 60  
same for Vowles same same of 97 113 45 141 81       18  
same from Saml Gordon same same 15     47 26       06  
same from Stribling same same 32     47 26       06  
Page 2     27 $24,258 12 $32,106 08 $1,467 50 $46 41  
                         
same same same 92 756 32 945 41 80 00 2 40  
same from Wm Payne same same 3     283 63       36  
same same same 93     94 52       12  
Hall, Benjamin Sr. same same 80 472 70 756 32 60 00 1 80  
same same same of 80     56 73       08  
same from O'Bannon same   part of 103 472 70 756 32 50 00 1 50 from John W. O'Bannon transf. 1841
Hall, Benjamin Jr. & Paul Hall same trust 81 & 82                  
Trustees of Baptist Church same same 82 378 15 614 51 80 00 2 40 from Abraham Howard to Sarah T. Daniel and from her to Benj Hall & Paul Hall trustees of the Baptist association 1844
Humphreys, Samuel same trust   350 00 400 00 0 50 1 50  
Honey, Jos. W. benefit of J. A. Honey same same 2 614 51 858 88 80 00 2 40 from John W. Taylor, transf 1842
Johnston, Benjamin (B) Stafford fee simple 103 113 45 141 81 20 00   60  
Keese. Polly (B) same same part of 67     94 52       12  
Kiger, George same same 56 & 62 141 81 236 34 25 00   75  
same same same 55 & 56     189 04       24  
King, Absolam same same 25 & 27 945 41 1,323 59 100 00 3 00  
same same same 20 283 63 472 70 50 00 1 50  
Kenyon, Russell same same of 97 330 88 472 70 40 00 1 20  
Langfit, Sarah & John B. Reardon Fauquier same 36 283 63 472 70 40 00 1 20  
Latham, George Jr. same same 35 & 84 1,654 87 2,363 53 200 00 6 00 All these lots from Seddon's exors transf 1844
same same same 99     94 52 12 50   38 "
same same same 84     141 81       18 "
same same same 80 141 81 472 70 40 00 1 20 "
  same same 1 567 25 850 88     1 07 from Abraham Howard to John Moncure and then from him to George Latham transf. 1844
Lawman, William Baltimore same 22 113 45 189 07 20 00   60  
Page 3     27 $7,620 17 $12,282 23 $947 50 $30 60  
                         
Leitch, Hannah & daughters Stafford same 84 519 97 756 32 75 00 2 25 All Geo. Leitch interest in this lot to Sophia & Harriet T. Leitch transf. 1841
Mason, Alexander H. same same 30 & 36 945 41 1,418 13 75 00 2 25 from Mary D. Buchanan to Mary W. Buchannan and from her to Alex H. Mason tf 1844
Minor, Henry's admr. (B) Fredbsg same 61 141 81 189 07 25 00   75  
Morson, Arthur A. Fredbsg same 2 236 34 472 70 40 00 1 20  
Morson, William est. Stafford same 2   94 50     12  
Oliver, Lucy Essex same 78 709 06 945 41 70 00 2 10  
O'Banion, John M. & others Stafford same 24     283 63          
      24     94 52 40 00 1 20 from Abraham King & Thomas C. Scott tfr 1843
Ross, William   same 61 113 45 141 81 25 00   75  
Scott, C. Thomas Stafford fee simple 40 709 06 756 32          
same same same 47 & 48     94 52     1 07  
ditto for Briggs same same 86     1,418 13          
ditto same same 86     283 63          
ditto same same 86 1,418 13 189 07 166 00 4 98  
same same same of 45                  
same same same 46                  
same same same 52                  
same same same 53                  
same same same 38                  
same same same 39                  
same same same 59                  
same same same 60                  
same same same 66                  
same same same 67 37 20 170 18       22  
Seddon, Nancy same same 99 141 81 283 63 25 00   75  
Page 4     26 4,972 24 7,591 67 541 00 17 64  
                         
Seddon, Thomas est. same same 12 & 13   94 52 10 00   30  
ditto from Franklin same same 17 113 45 189 07 30 00   90  
Stringfellow, William est. Stafford same 2 709 06 945 41 110 00 3 30  
Turner, Alexander same same 103 113 45 472 70 60 00 1 80  
same from Howard same same 103 113 45 141 81 20 00   60 from Mildred Howard transf. 1841
Vass, James est. same same 3/4 of 16 250 00 650 00       82  
ditto for Wallace same same 1     94 52 10 00   30  
ditto same same 10 & 11 189 07 378 15 40 00 1 20  
ditto for Dunbar same same 16     47 26       06  
Vowles, F. George est. Stafford same 3     189 07       24  
Page 4     10                  

The lots chgd to Alex Turner last year have been improperly chgd to him. They were purchased of Abraham Howard by said Turner who conveyed to Sarah T. Daniel & she convyd to Baptist Church. It appears that when the lot was tranfs to Turner the commr did to release Howard.

Free African American citizens owning property in Falmouth were noted in the land tax with a (B. In transcribing the close parenthesis has been added.



Last Updated on 3/12/2001
Enterred by Gary Stanton
Email: gstanton@umw.edu