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Monongalia County - Land.

 Subject
Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Eldon Tucker, Collector, Chadwick, Miller, Hall, and Lazier Indentures of Monongalia County, Virginia

 Collection
Collection Number: A&M 3676
Overview

Indentures (28 items), including land deeds and trusts, from Monongalia County, Virginia dating from 1810 to 1851. Family names include: Chadwick, Miller, Hall, Lazier, Baker, Hull, and Berkshire, among others. In addition to currency, transactions were conducted with bedding, clocks, cows, iron bars, and tools, among other items.

Dates: 1800-1851; Majority of material found in 1831-1847

Governor Patrick Henry Land Grant

 Collection
Collection Number: A&M 2472
Overview

Xerox copy of land grant document signed by Virginia Governor Patrick Henry giving John Reed one thousand acres on the west bank of the Little Kanawha River.

Dates: 1786 July 10

Harrison County Court Records, Survey for Land in Monongalia County

 Collection
Collection Number: A&M 4166
Overview

Copy of a survey dated 1785 for 400 acres of land in Monongalia County claimed by Robison Lucas. The copy dates from between 1812 and 1818 and mentions a conflicting survey made by Morgan Morgan in 1785. The copy is attested by Samuel Hanway, official surveyor of Monongalia County.

Dates: ca. 1812-1818

Monongalia County, Deed to Land in Blacksville, West Virginia

 Collection
Collection Number: A&M 3731
Overview

Indenture (original) documenting sale of lot 194 in Blacksville, West Virginia from David Black, founder of Blacksville, to George Johnston on 19 March 1830. The indenture was filed in Greene County, Pennsylvania.

Dates: 1830

Monongalia County Land and Legal Papers

 Collection
Collection Number: A&M 0583
Scope and Contents

Deed from William W. Price and wife to Levi Low, Richard Price and Samuel Webb, trustees for land on Big Indian Creek, Monongalia County, on which meeting house and school are located for use of churches and school. Specifies time when each church is to have use of meeting house.

Dates: 1850

Monongalia County Land and Legal Papers

 Collection
Collection Number: A&M 0585
Overview

Includes grants for land in Monongalia County to James Calbreath, assignee of Joseph Tidball; William Austin, assignee of Thomas Laidley; Samuel Hanway; and Zackquil Morgan, signed by governors Henry Lee, James Monroe and James Barbour.

Dates: ca. 1783-1859

Monongalia County Land and Legal Papers

 Collection
Collection Number: A&M 0700
Scope and Contents

A grant to John Simpson for four hundred acres of land in Monongalia County, signed by Benjamin Harrison, governor of Virginia.

Dates: 1784

Monongalia County Land and Legal Papers

 Collection
Collection Number: A&M 0243
Scope and Contents

Deeds, warrants, surveys, inventory of estate of Thomas Dell, Chapter County, Pennsylvania, 1750, and a surveyor's field book; material on Albert Gallatin's Monongalia County lands included.

Dates: 1750-1827

Monongalia County Land and Legal Papers

 Collection
Collection Number: A&M 0244
Scope and Contents

Deeds, warrants, surveys and other legal papers from Monongalia County.

Dates: 1783-134

Monongalia County Land and Legal Papers

 Collection
Collection Number: A&M 0499
Scope and Contents Site of Morgantown given, along with boundaries and owners of land along the south side of a line running northeast for the mouth of Decker's Creek to Cheat river, and along the west side of the Monongahela River in Cass district to the Pennsylvania line; located are Jackson's iron works, site of Jackson ore digging, Pleasant Furnace, Ice's Ferry, poor house, and roads; some owners' names given are: John Davis, Thomas Evans, Jarrett, Andrew Ice, Jenkins, Jesse and William Bayles, John Tibbs,...
Dates: 1799