A List of Taxable property within the District of John Metcalfe Commissioner of the Revenue in the Corporation of Fredericksburg for the year 1846.

Line Persons chargeable White Males Slaves Horses Carriages Stages Carryalls Gigs Watches Clocks Pianos Plate Attny Physn Dentist Int,Bonds Income Newspapers Tax Line
    >16 >16 >12           Gold Patent Other Metal Other                    
1 Allen, William 2 7 $60 1 20 800 12.44 1
2 Atkins, Layton G. 1 1 1.00 2
3 Aler, George 1 1 .32 3
4 Alexander, R. H. 1 1 1 1.12 4
5 Adams, Andrew B. 1 1 1 1 1.44 5
6 Alexander, Jno. B. 1 2 1 1 1 1.36 6
7 Alexander, Fielding 1 1 .12 7
8 Allen, Jeremiah 1 1 1 .44 8
9 Allen, Richard 1 1 1 .44 9
10 Ames, Michael 1 4 1 2.28 10
11 Appler, Jacob E. 1 2 1 1 1 1.49 11
12 Ames, Mrs. 1 .32 12
13 Brannan, Wm. 2 1 .12 13
14 Brown, Chas. 1 1 1 1 .82 14
15 Burr, Peter P. 1 3 1 1.21 15
16 Blankman M. A. 1 2 1 6.64 16
17 Bowen, Wm. 1 9 1 1 4.38 17
18 Buck, Wm. T. 1 3 .96 18
19 Buck, Jno. 1 3 1 1 2.21 19
20 Briggs, Robert 2 2 1 .89 20
21 Baggott, Eloisius 1 1 1 .44 21
22 Bozel, Rich'd 1 2 1 .76 22
23 Braxton, Rich'd 1 2 .64 23
24 Bailey, M.W. 1 3 1 1 1.33 24
25 Berry, Thos. J. 1 2 $40 1 2.24 25
26 Bragdon, Mrs 1 .32 26
27 Bradshaw, Uriah H. 1 1 .32 27
28 Brown, Asaph 1 1 .25 28
29 Barton, Wm. S. 1 1 5 6.00 29
30 Barton, Thos. B. 1 6 2 $100 1 100 200 10 19.12 30
31 Bank of Virginia 1 .25 31
32 Browne, William 2 6 2 $75 1 1 300 50 10 19.74 32
33 Browne, R. T. 1 1 1 1.10 33
34 Boulware, Jno. M. 1 1 .25 34
35 Boardman, Stephen 1 1 1 .44 35
Page 1 68 7 275 13 3 6 5 11 400 270 15 10 5 800 93.26
1 Bryant, Frances 1 .12 1
2 Bradshaw, Wm. 1 1 .12 2
3 Brimmer, Miles 1 1 .32 3
4 Baggett, Sam'l J. 1 1 1 .57 4
5 Baggett, Wm. M. 1 6 1 1 2.27 5
6 Blaydes, Ste. J. 1 1 1 1.25 6
7 Bell, F. H. 1 1 .12 7
8 Bradley, Jas. H. 1 2 1 1.64 8
9 Beale, Wm. C. 3 9 3 2 1 50 50 6.93 9
10 Berrey, Jno. J. 1 4 2 100 2 1 5.10 10
11 Benson, Jane 1 1 .44 11
12 Benson, Mary J. 1 .32 12
13 Botts, Thos. H. 1 6 1 120 150 6.97 13
14 Brown, N. F. L. 1 .25 14
15 Burke, Lewis 1 1 .25 15
16 Beck, John 1 1 1.00 16
17 Ball, Thos. A. 1 1 1.00 17
18 Carter, Mary 2 .64 18
19 Crump, John 1 4 1 1.38 19
20 Curtis, Thos. 1 2 1 1 1.01 20
21 Chesley, W. S. 1 1 2 .57 21
22 Carter, Edwin 1 3 1 25 1.58 22
23 Cooke, James 1 2 1 1.14 23
24 Cooke, Jas. & Co 1 .32 24
25 Caldwell, Jno. S. 1 3 1 1.96 25
26 Carter, Wm. F. 1 18.00 26
27 Curtis, Jesse 1 3 1 1.46 27
28 Cox, William 1 3 1 1 2.26 28
29 Curtis, Chas. J. 1 1 1 .44 29
30 Crawford, Lydia 1 .32 30
31 Cox, Abram 1 2 1 1 1.76 31
32 Cudlip, George 1 2 1 .76 32
33 Cox, Peter 1 1 .32 33
34 Chew, John J. 1 4 1 100 1 1 175 1000 16.75 34
35 Campbell, Jas. N. 2 1 1 1 $6 6.69 35
36 Cash, Chas. 1 1 1 .44 36
Page 2 68 8 200 13 2 5 6 13 370 50 1350 1000 6 86.48
1 Cox, Eliza 1 .32 1
2 Clark, Benj'n 1 1 1 .57 2
3 Caldwell, Maria C. 2 150 2.89 3
4 Clark, Horace 1 1 1 .44 4
5 Christy, Mary 1 .32 5
6 Curtis, Stiles P. 1 1 .25 6
7 Carter, Jeremiah 1 1 1 .44 7
8 Clark, John 1 1 1 100 1 1 2.29 8
9 Copenhaver, John 1 1 .32 9
10 Cheek, Wm. F. 1 1 1 1.32 10
11 Cole, Bernard 1 1 .12 11
12 Carmichael, Geo. F. 1 3 2 1 50 10 12.16 12
13 Carmichael, Eliz'th 2 1 .89 13
14 Carter, M. W. 1 3 1 1.21 14
15 Conway, Eustace 1 4 1 100 1 10 13.88 15
16 Daniel, Sam'l G. 1 2 80 1.84 16
17 Daingerfield, Jas. 1 1 .32 17
18 Daingerfield, Ann E. 2 300 5.14 18
19 Davis, Wm. E. 1 1 .12 19
20 Dickey, Rob't 1 4 1 1 2.53 20
21 Doggett, Hugh S. 1 1 1 .57 21
22 Elder, John 1 1 .12 22
23 Ellis, Mrs. 2 .64 23
24 Eubank, John 1 1 .25 24
25 English, Mrs. 1 .32 25
26 Eve, Geo. W. 2 1 1 1 1.07 26
27 Edrington, Guilford 1 1 1 .37 27
28 English, Jno. A. 1 1 1 1 1.42 28
29 Ellis, Wm. P. 1 .50 29
30 Ford, Martha 2 .64 30
31 French, Eliz'th 8 1 3.56 31
32 Finnall, Walter H. 1 4 2 3.28 32
33 Fitzhugh, Wm H. W. 1 1 5 6.00 33
34 Francis, Ephraim 1 1 .44 34
35 Farmers Bank 1 .25 35
Page 3 52 5 280 8 2 5 7 8 500 15 10 66.84
1 Ferneyhough, Sally 1 1 .57 1
2 Fitzhugh, Mrs. B. 2 1 1 .99 2
3 Fitzhugh, Bowling 1 2 1 1.64 3
4 Galleher, Jos. G. 1 1 1 1.12 4
5 Gray, Robert 1 1 1 .37 5
6 Gill, Beverley T. 1 1 1.00 6
7 Genther, H'y D. 1 1 .50 7
8 Goolrick, Peter 1 4 3 100, 65 60 2 1 200 10.20 8
9 Green, Wm. W. 1 1 .50 9
10 Grotz, John 1 1 1 .44 10
11 Grotz, John Ag't 4 1.28 11
12 Grotz, Wm. 1 1 1.00 12
13 Grotz, George 1 1 .32 13
14 Grotz, Jacob 1 1 .32 14
15 Goolrick, George 1 1 1 1.32 15
16 Gravatt, George 1 1 .32 16
17 Gillman, Granville 1 1 1 40 1 1.14 17
18 Gore, Charles 1 1 .32 18
19 Gore, Jacob 1 1 .12 19
20 Gray, James 1 3 1 1.08 20
21 Goodwin, Ann 1 1 .57 21
22 Goodwin, Arthur 1 3 2 890 11.86 22
23 Green, Lucy 1 .32 23
24 Henderson, Eliza 1 1.00 24
25 Hanson, Thos. H. 2 2 1 1 800 10.14 25
26 Hall, John B. 3 4 1 1 92 3.16 26
27 Herndon, Jno. M. 1 1 1 150 2 200 30 10 18.12 27
28 Hough, Peyton 2 3 1 1 1.31 28
29 Hart, R. W. 1 1 1 1.32 29
30 Hunt, C. H. 1 3 1 1 60 3.11 30
31 Hunt, C. H. Tr of Reynolds 240 3.60 31
32 Hunt, C. H. Tr of Stewart 66 .99 32
33 Huffman, Landon J. 1 1 1.00 33
34 Hooten, Albert 1 1 1 1 .69 34
35 Herndon, B. S. 1 4 1 1 10 12.03 35
36 Harding, Enoch 1 1 .32 36
37 Hayden, John 1 3 2 1 1.28 37
Page 4 51 9 315 100 16 3 4 9 8 460 30 10 10 398 1690 95.41
1 Harrow, Jas. D. 3 2 1 8 9.14 1
2 Herndon & Scott 3 1 1.08 2
3 Heslop, Atwell 1 1 .12 3
4 Hunt, G. C. 1 1 .32 4
5 Hancock, Wm 1 .12 5
6 Hunt, Jas. C. 1 1 1 .44 6
7 Hurkamp, Jno. G. 1 1 .12 7
8 Hart, John 3 5 1 1 1 3.35 8
9 Hayes, James 1 1 .10 9
10 Hodges, Benj. 1 1 1 1 .94 10
11 Hoomes, H. B. 1 2 1 1.64 11
12 Hooe, Louisa 2 1 1.64 12
13 Hunter, Eliz'th M. 2 .64 13
14 Henry, Ann C. 2 1 1.64 14
15 Herndon, Chas. 1 1 5 6.00 15
16 Hays, Ann S. 2 .64 16
17 Jones, Ann 2 1 .76 17
18 Jesse, Wm P. 1 2 1 .89 18
19 James, John H. 1 2 1 1.14 19
20 Johnston & Timberlake 1 .32 20
21 Johnston, Gab'l. 1 1 1 .44 21
22 Jones, Roy 2 2 1 1 1.26 22
23 Jenkins, Joel R. 1 1 .25 23
24 Jones, Thornton 1 1 1 .44 24
25 Johnston, Eliza 2 1 .89 25
26 Jackson, W. A. 1 3 1 1 2.21 26
27 Jackson & Roberts 1 10 1 1 3.42 27
28 Jones, William 1 1 40 .70 28
29 Jennings, Mrs. 1 .32 29
30 Kale, Anthony 1 2 1 50 1.64 30
31 Kennedy, D'e W. 1 1 1 .62 31
32 King & Roberts 1 .32 32
33 King, Geo. H. 1 1 .25 33
34 King, Geo. P. 1 1 1 1 1.42 34
35 Knox, Thos. F. 1 5 2 2 1 150 6.30 35
Page 5 59 6 40 9 6 2 6 12 200 5 8 51.58
1 King, Thomas 1 2 .64 1
2 Laubert, Jno. L. 1 1 1 .60 2
3 Lipscomb, Wm. 1 1 .50 3
4 Lucas, A. G. 1 2 1 1 1.26 4
5 Levino, Eman'l 1 1 1 .57 5
6 Layton, Robert 1 1 .12 6
7 Little, Wm A. 1 1 5 6.00 7
8 Lewis, Ann 1 .12 8
9 Little, Ann 3 1 250 75 6.08 9
10 Leavell, Littleton 1 2 .64 10
11 Lucas, Edwin 1 4 5 150, 75 1 5.28 11
12 Lucas, Jas. W. 1 3 1 1 30 1.76 12
13 Lucas, J. W. Tr of S. W. Long 60 .90 13
14 Long, Fielding 1 60 .90 14
15 Lomax, Rebecca T 2 1 1.64 15
16 Metcalfe, John 2 10 1 1 1 100 50 60 950 17.60 16
17 Maddox, John H. 2 3 1 1 75 3.58 17
18 McDowell, Edw'd 1 2 1 180 3.46 18
19 McGuire, Edw'd C. 3 1 1 800 10.21 19
20 McPhail, G. W. 2 1 1 600 7.26 20
21 Mitchell, Wm. M. 1 1 .32 21
22 Morgan, James 1 1 .12 22
23 Murphy, Wm. H. 1 2 1 1.14 23
24 Morgan & Hooten 1 .32 24
25 Morgan, Edwin R. 1 1 1 .44 25
26 Muse, Alex'r A. 1 1 .12 26
27 Miller, Jacob 3 4 1 2.28 27
28 McShane, John 1 1 1 .44 28
29 Muir, William 1 1 280 700 12.20 29
30 Minor, L. L. 1 2 .82 30
31 Minor, John 1 1 .50 31
32 Miller, John 1 1 1 1.32 32
33 Mills, Thos. P. 1 1 1 .44 33
34 Mercer, Hugh 1 4 1 1 150 100 350 9.78 34
35 Magrath, Marg't 1 .32 35
36 Maddox, Wm. 1 1 .12 36
Page 6 57 7 225 9 8 8 12 605 225 5 640 3400 99.86
1 Mullen, George 1 1 .50 1
2 Mills, James 1 1 .25 2
3 McCalley, Chas. 1 1 .12 3
4 Macfarlane, Eliza T. 3 .96 4
5 Metcalfe, Jno. Tr of Wallace 240 3.60 5
6 Murray, Wm. 1 1 1 .44 6
7 Murray, Eliz'th 1 1 .44 7
8 Mills, Frances 1 1 1 .57 8
9 McGuire, James 1 1 1 1 1.44 9
10 McLellan, Jno. G. 1 1 .10 10
11 McCally, John 1 1 .12 11
12 McCally, Frances 1 1 1.00 12
13 Maury, Ellen 1 .32 13
14 Maury, Eliza 2 .64 14
15 Morress, Mrs. 2 1 .76 15
16 Metcalfe, Jno. Tr of Smith 360 5.40 16
17 Nelson, Mary 4 1 100 50 3.78 17
18 Nossett, Peter 2 1 .12 18
19 Nax, Jos. 1 1 1 .94 19
20 Nicholson, Mrs. 1 .32 20
21 Noel, Stapleton 1 1.00 21
22 Owens, Sidney H. 1 1 1 1 .54 22
23 Owens & Beck 1 .32 23
24 Pearson, Eleanor 1 .32 24
25 Perkins, Irons 1 1 2 100 2.52 25
26 Pritchard & Thornton 1 50, 50 1.82 26
27 Pollard, Joel T. 1 1 1 .44 27
28 Phillips, Mrs. H. T. 1 .57 28
29 Phillips, Sam'l 1 4 1 1 125 60 5.15 29
30 Phillips, Alex'r K. 1 1 1.00 30
31 Peyton, Carter 1 1 .25 31
32 Pearson, M. W. 1 1.00 32
33 Perkins, Abner 1 2 100, 100 1 1 3.57 33
34 Peyton, Alex'r 1 1 .12 34
35 Pritchard, Wm. 1 1 .32 35
Page 7 30 7 400 6 3 2 4 12 225 110 600 40.82
1 Patton, Hugh M. 1 6 1 1 1500 18.17 1
2 Quisenberry, Wm. 1 9 12 150, 150, 50, 50, 50, 50 1 11.83 2
3 Read, Maria 2 .64 3
4 Roberts, Samuel 1 1 .32 4
5 Rothrock, W. C. J. 1 7 1 100 1 1 4.59 5
6 Randall, Wm. 1 1 .25 6
7 Rowton, Stewart 1 1 .50 7
8 Roberts, Wm. J. 1 4 1 1 1400 16.53 8
9 Rollins, Enoch 1 1 1 1 .69 9
10 Read, Dan'l G. 1 3 1 1 1.46 10
11 Rudd, John 1 3 1 100 3.46 11
12 Roberts, John H. 1 1 1.00 12
13 Rollow, John J. 1 2 1 1.14 13
14 Rollow, John J. & Co. 3 .96 14
15 Rains, Jas. 1 1 .25 15
16 Rains, L. P. 1 1 1 .37 16
17 Rollins, Henry 1 1 .32 17
18 Rains, Lucy 1 .25 18
19 Rodgers, Patsy 1 .32 19
20 Rothrock, Geo. W. 1 2 1 .89 20
21 Rootes, Thos R. 1 3 .96 21
22 Smith, Wm. M. 1 3 1 50 1 1 5 7.56 22
23 Stringfellow, Misses 1 .32 23
24 Sener, Jno W. 1 1 1 .44 24
25 Smith, Robert 1 1 1 .57 25
26 Sterling, Jas. R. 1 1 .25 26
27 Spindle, W. W. 1 1 .25 27
28 Spilman, Peter 1 1 1 1.32 28
29 Scott, John F. 1 3 2 2.96 29
30 Smith, Henry 1 1 1.00 30
31 Stone, Sam'l 1 2 1 1 1.14 31
32 Sacrey, Benj. 1 1 1 .44 32
33 Sacrey, B. B. 1 4 1 1 30 2.98 33
34 Short, Wm U. 1 75, 75 50, 50 1 3.87 34
35 Shultice, John S. 1 2 1 .89 35
Page 8 67 14 800 100 9 4 8 12 5 130 5 2900 88.91
1 Stanard, Caroline M. 3 1 125 3.83 1
2 Stevenson, Jane W. 3 1 90 2.56 2
3 Smith, Wm. K. 1 2 1 1 100 200 6.39 3
4 Staylor, John 2 1 60 1 1 1.62 4
5 Southard, James 1 1 .12 5
6 Scott, Geo. B. 1 1 1.10 6
7 Semple, Rob. B. 1 1 1.00 7
8 Scott, John 1 9 3 200 2 1 1 200 100 13.43 8
9 Samuel, Argalus 1 1 1 1 .69 9
10 Sorrell, Mrs. 1 .12 10
11 Scott, Hugh 1 4 1 1 1 2.15 11
12 Sanford, Jos. 1 9 1 1 1 4.23 12
13 Settle, Jas. 1 1 .25 13
14 Stephens, W. H. 1 1 1 1 .67 14
15 Slaughter, Montgomery 1 4 1 1 2 200 5.88 15
16 Scott, Wm. S. 1 2 1 50 5 6.49 16
17 Seddon, Nancy 2 .64 17
18 Smith, Rev'd Mr. 1 1 .37 18
19 Seddon, Jas. A. 1 .32 19
20 Smith, John 1 1 .12 20
21 Smock, Sarah H. 1 .32 21
22 Thom, R. T. 1 4 1 100 2.90 22
23 Thom, Jas. R. 1 1 .25 23
24 Timberlake, Jas. B. 1 1 .32 24
25 Thornton, Thos. S. 1 1 1 .44 25
26 Thornton, Wm. 1 1 1 1 .82 26
27 Temple, Eliz'th 1 200 3.32 27
28 True, Walter A. 1 1 1 .44 28
29 Tennent, Mrs. 3 1 50 2.71 29
30 Tennent, Wash'n 1 1.00 30
31 Tombs, Jno. G. 1 1 .10 31
32 True, Dolphin 1 1 .12 32
33 Timberlake, John 1 1 1 .57 33
34 Taylor, Mary 1 .32 34
35 Taylor, James 1 1 .12 35
36 Tooms, John 1 1 .12 36
Page 9 56 10 250 60 10 3 7 8 12 1015 350 5 65.79
1 Turner, Jas. A. 1 1 1 .57 1
2 Thornton, Presley 1 1 700 .50 2
3 Thomas, Wm. H. 1 1 .12 3
4 Thorburn, Rob't 1 1 150 2.35 4
5 Vass, Eliz'th 1 6 1 2.02 5
6 Wallace, Jno. H. 2 6 1 60 3 1 50 10 1020 350 35.72 6
7 Williams, John 1 1 1 .62 7
8 Wallace, Eliz'th B. 3 1 1.21 8
9 Walker, James 1 1 1.00 9
10 Waite, Geo. B. 1 1 1 1 .94 10
11 White, Wm. H. 2 2 1 50 25 1.86 11
12 Waite, James 1 1 1 .44 12
13 Wellford, Chs. C. 1 6 1 30 1 1 3.72 13
14 Wright, Thos. 1 1 1 1 1.17 14
15 Willis, Byrd C. 2 5 2 150 250 9.70 15
16 Walker, R'd. J. 1 1 .32 16
17 Wingfield, Benj. F. 1 1 1 .57 17
18 Wrenn, Albert W. 1 1 .12 18
19 Walker, Susan 4 1.28 19
20 White, Jesse 1 1 1 .82 20
21 Wright, James 1 1 .25 21
22 Wheeler, William 1 1 .32 22
23 Walker, Jas. N. 1 1 1 .44 23
24 Wallingsford, John 1 1 1 .57 24
25 Williams, Henry 1 1 1 .57 25
26 Williams, Rich'd 1 1 1 .57 26
27 Whittemore, Jno. M. 2 3 .30 27
28 Willis, Wm. H. 1 1 .25 28
29 White, Wm. 1 2 1 1 .99 29
30 Warren, Wm. 2 7 2 1 1 1 3.94 30
31 Waite, Chs. B. 3 1 1 .44 31
32 Whaley, Jno. L. 1 2 1 .76 32
33 Wellford, Bev. R. 2 8 6 1 1 10 13.91 33
34 Wellford, John S. 1 7 1 1 150 200 8.74 34
35 Young, James 1 3 2 2.96 35
Page 10 74 13 140 12 5 2 14 8 350 375 20 1270 1050 107.00
1 Brooke 1 32 1
2 DeBaptist, William 2 2 84 2
3 DeBaptist, Edw'd 1 2 52 3
4 Jones, John 1 10 4
5 Richards, Adolphus 1 32 5
6 Satterwhite, Nelson 1 10 6
7 West, James 2 64 7
Page 11 7 6 2 84

Recapitulation
Slaves Horses Carriages Stages Carryalls Gigs Watches Clocks Pianos Plate Attny Physn Dentist Int,Bonds Income Newspaper Tax
Page           Gold Patent Other Metal Other                  
Page 1 68 7 275 13 3 6 5 11 400 270 15 10 5 800 $93.26
Page 2 68 8 200 13 2 5 6 13 370 50 1350 1000 6 $86.48
Page 3 52 5 280 8 2 5 7 8 500 15 10 $66.84
Page 4 51 9 315 100 16 3 4 9 8 460 30 10 10 398 1690 $95.41
Page 5 59 6 40 9 6 2 6 12 200 5 8 $51.58
Page 6 57 7 225 9 8 8 12 605 225 5 640 3400 $99.86
Page 7 30 7 400 6 3 2 4 12 225 110 600 $40.82
Page 8 67 14 800 100 9 4 8 12 5 130 5 2900 $88.91
Page 9 56 10 250 60 10 3 7 8 12 1015 350 5 $65.79
Page 10 74 13 140 12 5 2 14 8 350 375 20 1270 1050 $107.00
Page 11 7 6 $2.84
Total 589 92 2885 300 105 39 41 79 101 4255 1410 55 55 5 4258 10840 14 $798.82

There are 446 White Males above 16 yrs of age in the Town of Fredericksburg
Jno Metcalfe, Com Rev

Proof
589 Slaves 188.48
92 Horses &c 9.20
2885 4 wheel Carriages 43.27
Stages
300 Carryalls 4.50
2 wheel Carriages
105 Gold Watches 105
39 Silver Watches 19.50
41 Other Watches 10.25
79 Metallic Clocks 19.75
101 Other Clocks 12.62
4255 Pianos 63.82
1410 Plate 21.15
55 Attorneys 55
55 Phys's & Surgeons 55
5 Dentists 5
4258 Interest &c 63.87

I, Jno. Metcalfe, Commissioner of the Revenue for the Town of Fredericksburg do solemnly swear, that in making out the List hereto annexed, I have diligently, faithfully and strictly, to the best of my knowledge and ability, pursued the provisions of the several laws prescribing the duties of a Commissioner of the Revenue.
Jno. Metcalfe
Commissioner as aforesaid

Sworn to and subscribed before me, a Magistrate for the County of Spotsylvania, on the 23rd day of June one thousand eight hundred and forty six.
J. W. Wallace, J.P.

I do hereby certify, that I have examined the foregoing List of Taxable Property, and certify the same to be correct, as far as my information will enable me to do so. I further certify, that John Metcalfe, Commissioner of the Revenue, has complied with the provisions of the 33d and 34th section of the General License Law, which passed the 3d March 1840.
J. J. Chew
Clerk of the Hustings Court of Fred'g

I do hereby certify, that I delivered, a true copy of the foregoing List of Taxable Property to Robert C. Duerson, Dpy Sheriff of Spotsylv'a County on the 23rd day of June 1846.
Jno. Metcalfe
Commissioner of the Revenue



Last Updated on 16 January 2006
Entered by Gary Stanton
Email: gstanton@umw.edu