Madison County, Georgia
Deed Book BDE
1818-1828

Pages 1 - 99

 

page 1   Madison Co., Ga.: 24 May 1817, John Morrow to James Long, both of Madison Co., for better securing the payment of a promissory note for $46.87 due to James Long 1 Nov 1817; one mare & colt, one cow & calf, 8 head of hogs, one bead, one counterpane, 2 sheets, one beadstead, one pot, one oven, one spinning wheel, one chest, one table, one musket. If note is paid by 1 Nov 1817, these presents shall become null and void, otherwise to remain in full force. (signed) John (x) Morrow. Wit: Edward Ware, Gabriel Bond. Rec. 7 Jan 1818.

page 2   Ga.: 29 Jun 1811, Thomas Carlile of Baldwin Co., Ga. to Jacob Allbright of Elbert Co., Ga., for $850, 212 acres in Elbert Co. on South Fork of Blue Stone Creek, beg. white oak cor. on north bank of Blue Stone Creek known as Brixes Corner, S25E 64 ch. to post oak cor., N65E 50 ch. 50 links to pine cor., N 65 ch. 50 links to pine cor., N25W 77 ch. 67 links to rock cor. on south bank of South Fork of Blue Stone Creek, up said creek to beg., adj. John Brixa, James and John Scott, Edward Ware, Wm. Woods and Josiah Powell, part of a 600 acre tract orig. granted to John Carseh. (signed) Thomas Carlyle, Doannery (x) Carlyle. Wit: Elisha Johnson, William (x) Allbright, Allen Daniel, J.P., Thomas Baxter. Rec. 7 Jan 1818.

page 3   Ga.: 22 Oct 1817, Josiah Powell and Solomon Strickland to Jacob Allbright, all of Madison Co., Ga., for $1000, 200 acres in Madison Co. on South Fork of Blue Stone Creek, adj. Thomas Hemphill, William Woods, John Scott, the said Solomon Strickland, Jr. & said Jacob Allbright, including the plantation on which Josiah Powell now lives, said tract conveyed to Josiah Powell and Solomon Strickland by James McIntire 22 Jun 1814, on the south side of Blue Stone Creek. (signed) Josiah Powell, Solomon Strickland. Wit: Ephraim Strickland, Allen Daniel, J.I.C. Jinsy (x) Powell, wife of Josiah Powell, relinquishes her dower right. Rec. 7 Jan 1818.

page 4   20 Feb 1809, Abner James of Randolph Co., Ga. to Richard Whitehead of Clark Co., Ga., for $300, tract in Jackson Co. on waters of Sandy Creek, 150 acres, beg. pine cor. near the old Funnulee Road, S 10 ch. with old line to Pittman’s post oak cor., with Pittman’s S74E 14 ch. to pine cor. on old line, with old line N 50 ch. to post cor. over the long branch, direct course to back line, part of a tract orig. granted to said Abner James. (signed) Abner James. Wit: Isaac McLeroy, John Jones McLeroy, James McLeroy, J.P. Rec. 7 Jan 1818.

page 5   Madison Co., Ga.: 26 Nov 1816, Stephen Thomas of Clark Co., Ga. to James Martin of Madison Co., for $5, tract in Madison Co. on waters of Noketchy, part of a 5000 acre survey granted to Count DeEstang, 50 acres, beg. post oak cor., 49E 22 ch. 50 links to stake cor., N49E 22 ch. 50 links to stake cor., N41E 22 ch. 50 links to post oak cor., N49W 22 ch. 50 links to red oak cor., S41W 22 ch. 50 links to beg., bounded on all sides by Count DeEstang’s land. (signed) St. Thomas. Wit: Wm. Thonlay, S. Brown, J.P. Rec. 10 Jan 1818.

page 6   Abeville Dist., S.C.: John Criswell of Abeville Dist., S.C., for $450, to James Ware of Madison Co., Ga., 350 acres granted to Wiliam Porter on waters of Scull Shoal, adj. James Ware, Daniel Sorrells, Mitchell & others. 1 Dec 1817. (signed) John T. Criswell. Wit: Wade Anderson, John D. Roberson. Laurens Dist., S.C.: Proved by Wade Anderson 4 Dec 1817, David Anderson, J.Q. Martha Criswell, wife of John T. Criswell, relinquishes her dower right, 2 Dec 1817. Rec. 10 Jan 1818.

page 8   2 Nov 1814, Elijah Dawson of Madison Co., Ga. to William Lutliss of Clarke Co., Ga., for $25, 25 acres in Madison Co. on waters of Brush Creek, adj. Anderson & others. (signed) Elijah Dawson. Wit: William Merony, John Merony, Nathan Meroney, J.P.  Rec. 12 Jan 1818.

page 8   8 Jan 1816, Emanuel James of Stewart Co., TN, exec. of Smith Rumbly, late of said county, dec’d, to James Anderson of Madison Co., Ga., for $401, tract in Madison Co. on South Fork of Brushy Creek, beg. white oak on said creek, down creek due east 20 ch. to maple, S12W 7.50 to hickory, S80E 22 ch. to pine, N20W 88 ch. 50 links to red oak, S50W 36 ch. to pine, with old county line 51 ch. to beg., 220 acres, surveyed by Webster and granted to Hugh McDonald 13 Aug 1786. (signed) Emanuel James. Wit: William Letliss, William Merony, Jacob McKee, J.P. Rec. 13 Jan 1818.

page 9   Ga.: 24 Nov 1817, William B. Crowder for himself and William B. Crowder for Robert Mitchell, both of Hancock Co., Ga., to James Long of Madison Co., Ga., for $900, tract in Madison Co. on waters of South Broad River, 477 acres (known at this time as the Mitchell & Crowder tract) adj. the village of Danielsville on nearly 3 squares, adj. James Ware, the old Franklin Co. line, Robert Floid, James Griffeth & others, beg. white oak cor. on the old Franklin Co. line, S80E to post oak cor. in James Griffeth’s plantation, N10E along the line dividing the Moses Glower tract to a pine cor. on James Ware’s line, N80W to post oak cor. on the Franklin Co. line, S10W 87 ch. along the old Franklin Co. line to beg., except the 50 acres deeded to the commissioners of Madison Co. which lies within the bounds. (signed) Wm. B. Crowder, William B. Crowder, atty. for Robert Mitchell. Wit: James Griffith, Nelson Higginbotham, Edward Ware, J.I.C. Rec. 13 Jan 1818.

page 11   Madison Co., Ga.: 7 Jan 1818, Johnson Moss of Oglethorpe Co., Ga. to Chimbra Strickland of Madison Co., Ga., for $650, tract in Madison Co. on waters of South Fork of Broad River, 630 acres, beg. red oak cor., N70W 70 ch. to pine cor., N20E 90 ch. to poust oak cor., S70E 70 ch. to poast oak cor., thence to beg. (signed) Johnson Moss. Wit: Thompson C. Strickland, Henry Ware, J.P. Rec. 13 Jan 1818.

page 12   25 Jan 1815, Solomon Dawson of Madison Co., Ga. to James Rhodes of said county, for $350, 198 acres in Madison Co. on waters of Brushy Creek, beg. pine cor., N40E 134 poles to post oak, S 28 ch. 191 poles to pine, on the same course to a stake on Carithers’ line, thence strate line to post oak cor. on William Lutliss’ line to post oak, with Lutliss’ line to poplar on Brushy Creek, down Middle Fork of Brushy Creek to its junction with South Fork of Brushy Creek, up South Fork to Gordon’s line, with Gordon’s line to beg., 100 acres of said tract granted to Surnemby and 98 acres granted to John Darden. (signed) Solomon Dawson. Wit: Jacob (x) Anderson, John Merony, Nathan Merony. Rec. 13 Jan 1818.

page 13   Madison Co., Ga.: 11 Dec 1817, James Rhodes to Simon Cardwell, both of Madison Co., for $150, tract in Madison Co. on waters of Brushy Creek, 198 acres, adj. Lutliss & Gordon, beg. pine cor., N40E 134 poles to post oak cor., S28E 191 poles to pine cor., on the same course to a stake on Carruth’s line, thence strate line to post oak cor. on William Lutliss’ line, with Lutliss’ line to post oak cor., with Lutliss’ line to poplar on Brushy Creek, down Middle Fork of Brushy Creek to its junction with South Fork of Brushy Creek, up South Fork to Gordon’s line, with Gordon’s line to beg., 100 acres granted to Sernunby and the balance to Darden. (signed) James Rhodes. Wit: Alexander Ware, Berry Hendrick, Allen Daniel, J.I.C. Rec. 13 Jan 1818.

page 14   18 Jan 1809, Samuel Coil of Jackson Co., Ga. to John Beard of Pendleton Co., S.C., for $300, tract in Jackson Co., beg. post oak, S 58 ch. to red oak, W 34 ch. to post oak, N 58 ch. to gum, thence to beg., 200 acres. (signed) Samuel Coil. Wit: C. Polk, James Kile, Thomas Kile. Proved by Thomas Kile 26 Jan 1818, Adam Cay, J.P. Rec. 23 Feb 1818.

page 15   Madison Co., Ga.: 16 Nov 1817, Drury Gee to John Beard, both of Madison Co., for $150, Lot No. 35 in the village of Danielsville. (signed) Drury Gee. Wit: William Scott, John Cleghorn, J.P. Rec. 23 Feb 1818.

page 16   7 Mar 1806, William Power, Robert Power, Charles Tuggle and Elizabeth his wife, Archelus Moon & Susana his wife, and David Power, legal representatives of Francis Power, dec’d, to Isaac Simmons of Elbert Co., Ga., part of a tract granted to Francis Power, dec’d, beg. pine cor. (the beg. cor. of orig. survey), S 26 ch. to poplar near Fork Creek, being a corner of Robert Power’s part of tract, with creek to gum cor., being a corner of William & Robert Power’s part of tract, N15W 51 ch. to red oak, E 59 ch. to beg., 194 acres. (signed) Robert (x) Power, Charles (x) Tuggle, Elizabeth (x) Tuggle, David (x) Power. Wit: Edward Loyd Wailes, Samuel Patten, J.P. Rec. 7 Feb 1818. [Transcriber’s note: The names of Archelus Moon and Susana his wife are written "Antiles Moon and Sufrona his wife" in the beginning of the deed, but are written as Archelus and Susana throughout the remainder of the deed]

page 17  6 Jan 1816, James Davis to George A. Gordon, both of Madison Co., Ga., for $300, 250 acres in Madison Co. on waters of South Fork of Brushy Creek, beg. mouth of branch on Gordon’s Mill Pond, up branch to head, direct course to lightwood stake, to pine cor. with James Burroughs’, with Burroughs’ line to poplar on said creek, down creek with the current to beg., including 100 acres granted to William Hay and 150 acres granted to John Darden. (signed) James Davis. Wit: Nathan Merony, John Merony. Proved by John Merony 7 Feb 1818, James Anderson, J.P. Rec. 23 Feb 1818.

page 18   Ga.: 28 Nov 1814, Britton Sanders of Madison Co., Ga. to Benjamin Trible of Oglethorpe Co., Ga., for $600, 311 acres in Madison Co. on waters of Brushy Creek, beg. post oak cor. on Fredrick Sims’ line, N85W 85 ch. to hickory cor. on Henry Simmons’ line, N65E 36 ch. 50 links to black oak cor. on Charles Sims’ line, S25E 85 ch. along said Sims’ line to post oak cor. on George Darden’s line, S65W 36 ch. 50 links to beg. (signed) Britton Sanders. Wit: Joseph Sanders, John Sanders, Johnathan Sanders. Proved by John Sanders and Joseph (x) Sanders 10 Jan 1818, James Anderson, J.P. Rec. 23 Feb 1818.

page 19   Madison Co., Ga.: 24 Jan 1815, James Lambert to Minor Mead, both of Madison Co., for $175, 75 acres, part of a tract where James Lambert now lives on the north side of the middle fork of Fork Creek, bounded W by Isham Simm, E by William Willeford, &c. (signed) James Lambert. Wit: Benjamin Brown, Robert (R) Griffith. Proved by Robert Griffith and Benjamin Brown 21 Jan 1818, Henry P. White, J.P.

page 20   Ga.: 13 Jan 1816, George Hampton to Richard Ranson Sims, both of Madison Co., Ga., for $222, 111 acres, part of a tract granted to Darden & Heard, beg. black gum at the fork of south branch of Brush Creek, up north fork of said branch to maple on Nathan Merony’s line, 51 ch. to white oak on the other fork of said branch, down branch to mouth at beg., adj. Nathan Merony, John Gosset & others. (signed) George (x) Hampton. Wit: William Merony, William Sanders, Isaac McKey, J.P. Rec. 23 Feb 1818.

page 21   17 Dec 1816, Gabrial Lewis to Richard R. Sims, both of Madison Co., Ga., for $100, 90 acres in Madison Co. on waters of Brushy Creek, beg. hickory cor. on Nathan Merony and Hawkins Bullock’s line, S17W 15 ch. 50 links to white oak cor., S18W 20 ch. to ash, N31W 10 ch. to post oak, strate line to pine cor. on Joseph Sanders’ line near a small pine marked fore and alfe on said line, S 19 ch. to beg. (signed) Gabrial (x) Lewis. Wit: William Merony, John Merony. Proved by William Merony 7 Feb 1818, James Anderson, J.P. Rec. 24 Feb 1818.

page 22   13 Jan 1817, Solomon Dawson of Stewart Co., Tenn, to James Anderson of Madison Co., Ga., for $300, tract in Madison Co. on waters of Brushy Creek, beg. pine cor., S66W 34 to white oak on the creek, down creek 24 ch. 50 to black gum cor. at the fork, up middle fork of said creek 12 ch. to poplar cor., N6E 18.50 to post oak, N59W 4.50 to post oak, N41W 29 to red oak cor., N55E 40 to pine on old county line, along line 67 ch. 50 links to beg., 247 acres. (signed) Solomon Dawson. Wit: Sidney Anderson, Jacob Anderson. Proved by Jacob (x) Anderson 7 Feb 1818, John Merony, J.P. Rec. 24 Feb 1818.

page 24   Madison Co., Ga.: 25 Oct 1814, Ebonezar Robison of Madison Co. to Thomas Forster of Franklin Co., for $180, 250 acres in Madison Co. on waters of Hubbards Creek, beg. hickory cor., N77W 10 ch. to pine cor., S13W 7 ch. to pine cor., S72E 40 ch. to red oak cor., N32E 48 ch. 50 links to pine cor., N44W 56 ch. to post oak cor., S13W 67 ch. to beg. (signed) Ebonezar Robinson. Wit: Joseph McEntire, William Christian, Edward Christian, J.P. Rec. 24 Feb 1818.

page 25   Madison Co., Ga.: 27 Nov 1816, Minor Mead to William Willeford, Sr., both of Madison Co., for $226, 75 acres, part of a tract where said Minor Mead lives, on the north side of the middle fork of Fork Creek, bounded W by John Sims, E by William Willeford, Jr. (signed) Minor Mead. Wit: James Garnett, Jabez (x) Floid. Proved by James Garnett 25 Dec 1817, J.E.R. Hall, J.P. Rec. 24 Feb 1818.

page 26   Madison Co., Ga.: 13 Dec 1817, William Williford to William W. Williford, both of Madison Co., for $275, 75 acres, part of a tract where P. W. Williford now lives, in Madison Co. on waters of Fork Creek, bounded W by Isham Simms, E by said William W. Williford. (signed) William (x) Williford. Wit: Jasper Garnett, Jas. Hall, J.P. Rec. 25 Feb 1818.

page 26   3 Dec 1816, James Nall, admin. of the estate of Nathan Nall, dec’d, of Jasper Co., Ga., to Richard Nall of Clarke Co., Ga., for $300, tract in Wilkes Co. when surveyed, now Madison Co. [deed includes drawing of 2 plats, 400 acres each, labeled Miller Mann, on waters of Scull Shoal Creek]. (signed) James Nall. Wit: William Nall, Jno. Spain, Eldridge Nall. Proved by Eldridge Nall 13 Mar 1817, Geo. Finn, J.P. Rec. 25 Feb 1818.

page 28   Ga.: 14 Mar 1817, Richard Nall of Clark Co., Ga. to James Porterfield of Madison Co., Ga., for $300, 600 acres in Madison Co. on Little Scull Shoals creek, beg. pine cor. against Christopher Porterfield’s, E 82 ch. 91 links to black oak cor. near said Scull Shoal Creek, S 100 ch. to pine cor., W 72 ch. 91 links to small stake on line of a 200 acre tract sold by William Killet to David Porterfield, along Killet’s line N 50 ch. to stake cor., W 10 ch. to stake cor., N 50 ch. to beg., adj. Christopher Porterfield, said James Porterfield, James Rhodes and Creswell, being part of an 800 acre tract granted to Milly Mann.

page 29   25 Sep 1817, Andrew Walker of Madison Co., Ga. to Nathan J. Pass of Oglethorpe Co., Ga., for $500, tract belonging to Andrew Walker on waters of Broad River, granted to Bazel Human 11 Feb 1786, beg. hickory, N40W 44 ch. to pine, S50W 54 ch. to pine, S61E 44 to B.J., N50E 35 to beg., 200 acres. (signed) Anderson Walker. Wit: James Walker, Robert More, J.P., Will Martin. Rec. 28 Feb 1818.

page 29   5 Sep 1816, William Williford, Sr. to Aborn Carrington, both of Madison Co., Ga., for $550, 195 acres in Madison Co. on waters of South Fork of Broad River, where said Williford now lives, part of a tract orig. granted to Richard Hubanks, beg. red oak cor. on Henry P. White’s line, SW to post oak cor., along John H. Marks’ line SE to an old tree cor., along Carrington’s line NE to pine cor., along Stephen White’s line NW to pine cor., along S. White’s line to beg. (signed) William (x) Willeford. Wit: John Carrington, Thomas J. Nash, Timothy Carrington. Proved by Thomas J. Nash 28 Feb 1818, Robert Groves, J.P. Rec. 28 Feb 1818.

page 30   Madison Co., Ga.: 23 Jan 1817, Joseph Sanders to Jacob Anderson, both of Madison Co., for $250, tract in Madison Co. on waters of Brushy Creek, beg. post oak cor., S W 35 W 22 ch. 50 to hickory cor., S45W 9.50 to black oak, N25W 24 ch. 50 to white oak on creek, down creek 25 ch. to maple on creek, S45E 15.50 to beg., 77 acres. (signed) Joseph (x) Sanders. Wit: Charles Simms, James Anderson, J.P. Rec. 2 Mar 1818.

page 31   Ga.: 25 May 1817, James Sanders, Allen Daniel, Bozeman Adair & Philip Shackleford, commissioners of Madison Co., to James Griffith of Madison Co., the highest bidder, Lot No. 4 in village of Danielsville, acre, for $100.50. (signed) James Sanders, Edward Ware, Bozeman Adair, Allen Daniel, Philip Shackleford, commissioners. Proved by James Sanders 5 Mar 1818, Robert Groves, J.P. Rec. 5 Mar 1818.

page 32   Madison Co., Ga.: 3 Mar 1818, James Long to James Griffith, both of Madison Co., for $125, tract in Madison Co. on waters of South Broad River, 62 acres, adj. Robert Floid, James Griffith, Nelson Higginbotham, the 50 acre tract laid off for the village of Danielsville, & others, beg. post oak cor. in said Griffith’s plantation, N9E 21 ch. 50 links to hickory cor. on the line of the 50 acre tract, S26W 8 ch. 50 links to pine cor. of the 50 acre tract, N64W 24 ch. 10 links to white oak cor. on the branch, down branch to black gum cor. on Floid’s line, S80E 39 ch. to beg. (signed) James Long. Wit: Benj. Brown, Jno. Hardaman, Edward Ware, Robert Groves, J.P. Rec. 5 Mar 1818.

page 33   2 Mar 1818, Stephen Groves to John McCurdy, both of Madison Co., Ga., for $400, tract in Madison Co. on Holly Creek, 115 acres, beg. hickory cor., N55W 36 ch. 2 in C. cor., N35E 44 ch. 50 links to pine stump, S55E 9 ch. to post oak cor., S9E 28 ch. 50 links to willow cor., S20W 24 ch. 60 links to beg. (signed) Stephen Groves. Wit: Nathan Williford, Samuel Groves, John Claghorn, J.P. Rec. 17 Mar 1818.

page 34   Madison Co., Ga.: 14 Mar 1818, James Long to William Cleghorn, both of Madison Co., for $200, tract in Madison Co. on waters of Blue Stone Creek, 70 acres, part of a tract orig. granted to Lewis Sewell, beg. pine cor., N25W 40 ch. to hickory cor., S64W to pine cor. on Martin Boon’s line, with Boon’s line to ash cor. on branch, down branch to white oak cor. on James Caruth’s line, N65W to beg. (signed) James Long. Wit: Edward Ware, John Cleghorn, J.P. Rec. 17 Mar 1818.

page 35   Madison Co., Ga.: 14 Mar 1818, William Cleghorn to Robert Williams, both of Madison Co., for $200, tract in Madison Co. on waters of Blue Stone Creek, part of a tract orig. granted to Lewis Sewell, beg. pine cor., N25W 40 ch. to hickory cor., S65W to pine cor. on Nathan Boon’s line, along Boon’s line to ash cor. on branch, down branch to white oak cor. on James Caruth’s line, N65W to beg. (signed) William Cleghorn. Wit: Edward Ware, John Claghorn, J.P. Rec. 17 Mar 1818.

page 36   Ga.: 24 May 1817, James Sanders, Edward Ware, Allen Daniel, Bozeman Adair & Philip Shackleford, commissioners of Madison Co., to James Long of Madison Co., the highest bidder, Lot No. 26 in the village of Danielsville, for $83.50. (signed) James Sanders, Edward Ware, Allen Daniel, Bozeman Adair, Phillip Shackleford, commissioners. Wit: James Griffith, George Eberhart. Proved by James Griffith 9 Mar 1818, Henry Ware, J.P.

page 37   Ga.: 24 May 1817, James Sanders, Edward Ware, Allen Daniel, Bozeman Adair & Philip Shackleford, commissioners of Madison Co., Ga., to James Long of Madison Co., the highest bidder, Lot No. 12 in Danielsville, acre, for $140. (signed) James Sanders, Edward Ware, Allen Daniel, Bozeman Adair, Phillip Shackleford, commissioners. Wit: James Griffith, George Eberhart. Proved by James Griffith 9 Mar 1818, Henry Ware, J.P. Rec. 17 Mar 1818.

page 38   Ga.: 24 May 1817, James Sanders, Edward Ware, Allen Daniel, Bozeman Adair & Philip Shackleford, commissioners of Madison Co., Ga., to James Long of Madison Co., the highest bidder, Lot No. 13 in Danielsville, acre, for $150. (signed) James Sanders, Edward Ware, Allen Daniel, Bozeman Adair, Phillip Shackleford, commissioners. Wit: George Eberhart, James Griffith. Proved by James Griffith 9 Mar 1818, Henry Ware, J.P. Rec. 18 Mar 1818.

page 40   I, William Gilbert, relinquish all my right & title to the negro Bob for the sum of $10, agreeable to Mary Gilbert dec’d will, for which I give up all my right and title of said negro to Zachariah Gholson. 29 Nov 1817. (signed) William Gilbert. Wit: James Capes, Benjamin Gholson, J.P. Rec. 4 May 1818.

page 40   Jackson Co., Ga.: I, John Williamson, give unto my daughter Elizabeth Power one negro woman by the name of Nelly, and all her increase, during her natural life and at her decease James Power to dispose of this negro as he sees proper among Elizabeth Power’s children. (signed) John Williamson, Sr. Wit: Robert Moon, Thomas M. Grimes. Rec. 4 May 1818.

page 40   Madison Co., Ga.: I have this day sold to Samuel Groves one negro girl by the name of Moriah for $750, 14 or 15 years of age, free and clear of all complaints, sickness, malady or impediments. (signed) Wm. P. Arnold. Wit: Jas. McCurdy, Jas. Hall, J.P. Rec. 4 May 1818.

page 40   Madison Co., Ga.: James Griffith of said county appeared at my office this day for the purpose of having his mark recorded & sayeth that the mark which he used amongst his stock of cattle, sheep & hogs for a number of years is a hollow crop in the left eare and a slit in the right eare. 14 May 1818. Rec. 16 May 1818. (signed) James Griffith.

page 41   Madison Co., Ga.: The mark used by James Long of said county in his cattle, sheep, hogs or goats is a crop and a slit in the left eare. Rec. 16 May 1818. (signed) James Long, Clk S.C.

page 41   Elbert Co., Ga.: 14 Oct 1817, Thomas Haynes of Elbert Co. to Hugh Britt of Madison Co., for $30, tract in Madison Co. on waters of Holly Creek, adj. W. W. Moon, George Darden and others, 400 acres, by virtue of a collector’s title made to me by the collector of Elbert Co. for the year 1811. (signed) Thomas Haynes. Wit: Isaac (x) Coker, Moses Haynes, J.P., William Hanna. Proved by William Haynes 8 Nov 1817, Robert Woods, J.P. Rec. 18 May 1818.

page 42   Madison Co., Ga.: 27 Dec 1817, Hugh Britt, Sr. to Joel Britt, both of Madison Co., for $100, tract in Madison Co. on waters of Holly Creek, 100 acres, part of a tract granted to John Darden, beg. white oak cor. on Glasses Branch, S88E 24 ch. to pine, S67W 10 ch. to w.o., thence bounded by Glasses Branch, to beg. (signed) Hugh (x) Britt. Wit: William Hanna, John (x) Jordan, Robert Groves, J.P. Rec. 18 May 1818.

page 43   17 Dec 1816, Claborn Rutherford if Elbert Co., Ga. to John Moon of Madison Co., for $100, 130 acres in Madison Co. on waters of Holly Creek and Vinyards Creek, one half of a tract granted to John Darden, beg. stake, N15E 53.62 to pine, N 75 and 26 75 to pine, S 15 ad 53.62 to post oak, thence to beg., adj. John Matthews’ land. (signed) Clabourn (x) Rutherford. Wit: Pleasant Moon, Robert Woods, J.P. Rec. 18 May 1818.

page 43   Madison Co., Ga.: 30 Mar 1818, Joseph Vinyard to John Moon, for $225, 150 acres, one half of the White Plains tract, on the NW. (signed) Joseph Vinyard. Wit: A. Moon, Jeremiah Hall, J.P. Rec. 20 May 1818.

page 44   Madison Co., Ga.: 16 Mar 1818, Haly Stephens of Madison Co. to Anderson & George Nix of Franklin Co., Ga., for $300, 100 acres on south side of Hudson River, adj. Robert Nix, Sr. and others, part of a survey grated to John B. Battle. (signed) Haly Stephens. Wit: Robert (x) Nix, Nat. Hall. Proved by Robert (x) Nix 6 Apr 1818, Henry Ware, J.P. Rec. 20 May 1818.

page 45   25 Oct 1817, David Colbert of White Co., Illinois Territory, to John Vinyard of Madison Co., Ga., for $300, tract in Madison Co. on Vinyards Creek, beg. post oak, N80E 49 ch. to b. oak, S10E 37 ch. to post oak cor., N80W 10 to beach cor., S10E 7.50 to w. oak cor., S53W 55.50 to pine cor., S87W 10 ch. to p. oak cor., N4W 40 ch. to pine cor., N28E 36 to beg., 300 acres, surveyed 13 May 1794, granted to Joseph Colbert. (signed) David Colbert. Wit: James Vinyard, William Vinyard. Proved by William Vinyard 7 May 1818, Henry Ware, J.P. Rec. 20 May 1818.

page 46   Ga.: 10 Nov 1817, James Olive of Elbert Co., Ga. to John Russell of Madison Co., for $300, tract in Madison Co. on Fork Creek, bounded NE by Powers, NW by Smith, SW by John David, SE by Miller, orig. granted to John Tolbert, 125 acres. (signed) James Olive. Wit: Isham C. Hogan, Little B. Elder. Proved by Isham T. Hogan 25 Apr 1818, Joseph Clemants, J.P. Rec. 15 Jun 1818.

page 48   26 Sep 1817, John Floid of Wilkes Co., Ga. to Barnaba Woolbright of Morgan Co., Ga., for $150, 48 acres in Madison Co. on waters of Fork Creek, granted to William H. Floid, beg. post oak x, N60E 9 ch. 80 links to black oak x, S28W 20 ch. to spanish oak x, S 2 ch. 50 links to hickory x, S69E 28 ch. to beg. (signed) John Floid. Wit: Garland Owen, Jacob Woolbright, Jr. Proved by Jacob Woolbright, Jr. 18 May 1818, James Goodwin, J.P. Rec. 18 Jun 1818.

page 49   Madison Co., Ga.: 22 Aug 1817, Thomas Grimes to George Jarrell, both of Madison Co., for $165, 50 acres in Madison Co., adj. A. Cheek, Wm. Atcherson, George Jarrell & others on Fork Creek, beg. pine cor., N50E 20 ch. to post oak cor., N to parsimmon cor., thence bounded by creek which is the line, down to a sweet gum, thence S to post oak cor., W to beg. (signed) Thomas M. Grimes. Wit: William Atcherson, Robert Groves, J.P. Rev. 7 Jul 1818.

page 50   Ga.: 14 Oct 1814, William Sanders to Charity Ware, both of Madison Co., Ga., for $150, 50 acres in Madison Co. on Brushy Creek, beg. black gum cor. on north bank of Brushy Creek, N12W 3 ch. 50 links to poplar cor., S73W 25 ch. 50 links to black gum cor., S22E 17 ch. 50 links to red oak cor., S57E 19 ch. 50 links to hickory cor. on Brushy Creek, down creek to beg., adj. Williams, Hitchcock & M. Martin. (signed) William Sanders. Wit: Joseph (x) Sanders, Briton Sanders, James Simmens, J.I.C. Rec. 7 Jul 1818.

page 51   Madison Co., Ga.: Edward Tailor, Sr. and Susanah Tailor to Daniel Tailor, three negroes, for $600; Lucy, a girl; Milledge, a boy; and Randal, a boy; to remain in the possession of Edward Tailor and Susanah Tailor during their natural lives. 9 Dec 1816. (signed) Edward (x) Tailor, Susanah (x) Tailor. Wit: John G. Pittman, Samuel (x) Lawrence. Proved by John G. Pittman 26 Jun 1818, Zachary Lay, J.P. Rec. 7 Jul 1818.

page 51   15 Jan 1818, Dabney Gholston of Madison Co., to Hugh M. Pettis, late of said county, for $1150, 200 acres in Madison Co. on waters of Fork Creek, beg. gum, S 35 ch. to pine, W 57 ch. to red oak, N to hickory, E to beg., granted to Thomas McCall 24 Nov 1786, and likewise 26 & 6/10 acres, beg. red oak cor. of the above tract, along above line 30 ch. to pine, S 6 ch. 75 links to post oak, W 30 ch. to stake, 11 ch. to beg. (signed) Dabney Gholston. Wit: Ezekiah Arnold, Timothy Carrington, J. H. Pryor, George Luck, Jessee Clements, J.P. Rec. 8 Jul 1818.

page 52   25 May 1818, Hugh M. Pettis of Louisa Co., Va., to William P. Arnold of Madison Co., Ga., for $275, one entire moiety of the 2 following tracts; one tract which said Pettis purchased of Alexander Moore of Madison Co., 151 acres on South Fork of Broad River together with a water grist mill; the other tract which said Pettis purchased of Dabney Gholston of Madison Co., 226 acres; making 377 acres. (signed) Hugh M. Pettus. Ack. by Hugh M. Pettus 27 May 1818, Jesse Clements, J.P. Rec. 8 Jul 1818.

page 53   Madison Co., Ga.: 20 Oct 1817, Jacob Burton, Sr. to Voluntine Brazwell, both of Madison Co., for $300, tract in Madison Co. on waters of Hubbards Creek, 114 acres, beg. post oak, S11W 6 ch. 50 links to pine cor., S78E 52 ch. 50 links to poplar cor., N13E 37 ch. 50 links to red oak cor., S72W 61 ch. 50 links to beg., adj. said Jacob Burton, Thomas Forester & others. (signed) Jacob Burton. Wit: James Sewell, Isaac Sewell. Proved by Isaac Sewell 6 May 1818, John Cleghorn, J.P. Rec. 8 Jul 1818.

page 54   7 Mar 1815, George Hampton to Gabrial Lewis, both of Madison Co., Ga., for $200, tract in Madison Co., beg. hickory cor. to Meroney & Smith, S17W 15 ch. 50 links to white oak cor., S78W 20 ch. to ash, N31W 10 ch. to post oak, S21 10 ch. to chestnut, N31W 6 ch. to pine, N47W 31 ch. to post oak, S89E 70 ch. to beg., 106 acres. (signed) George (x) Hampton. Wit: Joseph Sanders, Charles Simms, John Merony, J.P. Rec. 8 Jul 1818.

page 55   14 Jun 1816, Wiley J. Bridges of Ga. to Thomas Tribble of same state & county, for $300, tract in Madison Co. on waters of Brushy Creek, beg. pine cor., S21E 51 ch. to pine cor., S61W 50 ch. to stake cor., N69E 50 ch. to beg., 250 acres. (signed) Wiley J. Bridges. Wit: Jno. Lester, Vining Cooper, William Sanders. Proved by William Sanders, Vineing Cooper, Jno. Lester 11 Jul 1818. Rec. 19 Aug 1818.

page 56   Madison Co., Ga.: 13 May 1818, Christopher Porterfield to John Hailes, both of Madison Co., for $114, part of a 283 acre survey, 130 acres on waters of Scull Shoal Creek, beg. at a gum station on line of said land, S9E to red oak cor., S23W 15 ch. to pine cor., S27E 9 ch. to pine cor., S67E 48 ch. to pine cor., N27E along said line a proper distance so as running a strate line, to beg., granted 22 Nov 1816 to said Christopher Porterfield. (signed) Christopher (x) Porterfield. Wit: Edward Ware, Jr., Henry Ware, J.P. Rec. 1 Sep 1818.

page 57   Madison Co., Ga.: 13 May 1818, Christopher Porterfield of Madison Co. to Gilbert Hay, for $75, tract in Madison Co. on waters of Scull Shoal Creek, beg. pine cor., N47W 47 ch. to white oak cor., S58W 34 ch. 50 links to red oak cor., S9E to gum station on said line, thence strate line to where it will strike the line on the opposite side so as to include 150 acres, thenvce along said line N27E to beg., part of a tract granted to Christopher Porterfield for 283 acres 27 Nov 1816. (signed) Christopher (x) Porterfield. Wit: Edward Ware, Jr., Henry C. Ware, J.P. Rec. 1 Sep 1818.

page 58   7 Sep 1818, George W. Hudson of Franklin Co., Ga. to Nathan Williford of Madison Co., for $300, 356 acres in Madison Co. on north fork of Blue Stone Creek, bounded at time of survey by Hemphill, Major McCalla, orig. granted to John McKie 17 Aug 1786. (signed) George W. Hudson. Wit: James Anderson, William Hodge, Allen Daniel, J.I.C. Rec. 29 Sep 1818.

page 59   25 Nov 1817, Elizabeth Bruis of Madison Co., Ga. to John Campbell of Franklin Co., Ga., for $105, tract in Madison Co. on waters of South Fork of Broad River, 100 acres, beg. black oak, N15W 35 ch. to post oak, N80W 23 ch. to post oak, 2W 40 ch. to hickory, due east to beg. (signed) Elizabeth (x) Bruis. Wit: Jeremiah (x) Russell, Jacob (x) Campbell, Thomas (x) Willson. Proved by Jacob (x) Campbell 21 Sep 1818, Robert Groves, J.P. Rec. 28 Oct 1818.

page 61   Ga.: 13 Sep 1818, William Hitchcock of Jasper Co., Ga. to Philip P. Colbert of Oglethorpe Co., for $1200, 538 acres in Madison Co. on Brushy Creek waters, beg. pine cor. on south branch of Brushy Creek, S20E 11 ch. 50 links to post oak cor., S75W 7 ch. 50 links to stake cor., N15W 16 ch. 81 links to black oak cor., S75W 36 ch. 50 links to hickory cor., N15W 20 ch. to poplar cor., S25W 39 ch. to stake cor., orig. a post oak, N15W 56 ch. 50 links to white oak cor., N75E 39 ch. to stake cor., S15E 10 ch. to pine cor., N75E 35 ch. 66 links to beach cor. on north fork of Brushy Creek, down branch to where it emptys into Brushy Creek to red oak cor. near mouth of said branch, known as Vining Cooper’s corner, up meanders of Brushy Creek to beg., being the whole of a 200 acre tract orig. granted to Basel Human and part of one other tract of 700 acres orig. granted to Hugh McDonald and John Webster. (signed) Wm. Hitchcock. Wit: William Sanders, Robert Groves, Allen Daniel, J.I.C. Rec. 18 Nov 1818.

page 63   25 Oct 1818, Basel Brawner of Elbert Co., Ga. to William Campbell of Madison Co., for $40, tract on south side of Broad River adj. said river and J. T. Haynes’ land. (signed) Bazell Brawner. Wit: Wiley Webb, Nelson Ridgeway. Proved by Wiley Webb 17 Nov 1818, Robert B. Christian, J.P. Rec. 18 Nov 1818.

page 64   16 Dec 1811, George Christian to West Williams, both of Franklin Co., Ga., for $560, tract on Lamars Creek, 460 acres, beg. hickory cor. on Isaac Strickland’s line, E with his line to post oak cor. on John Hunter’s and John Brawner’s, with said Brawner’s N10E to David Morgan’s, and the same course with Morgan’s line to a cor. red oak on said Morgan and Edward L. Christian’s cor., W on a conditional line between him and Edward L. Christian to maple on branch or near the old still place, N on conditional line to post station on south side of the Hatterd Branch, to Gilbert & Rufrag’s stake cor., along Gilbert’s line to post oak cor. on Zebulon Garrison’s fence, to red oak cor. on hill near Garrison’s gate, along Garrison’s to Samuel Whitworth’s, along ridge with his line to pine cor., W with his to Isaac Strickland’s line, the land he bought of John Hunter, with said line to beg., part of 2 tracts, one granted to John Garrett and one to John Hunter. (signed) George Christian. Wit: Samuel Whitworth, Charles H. Christian. Proved by Samuel Whitworth 5 Nov 1818, Charles Polk, J.P. Rec. 1 Dec 1818.

page 65   Madison Co., Ga.: 25 Feb 1818, Robert Nix to Haly Stephens, both of Madison Co., for $300, 160 acres in Madison Co. , part of a tract surveyed by Grant Taylor and granted to William Berry, beg. stake, N55W 47 ch. to stake cor., S72W 3 ch. to pine cor., S48W 16.50 to red oak cor., S25E 22.20 to chestnut cor. on orig. line, reserving a part not within the orig. tract, not surveyed by said Nix, granted to him, joining a tract where Meredith now lives, from said chestnut S55E 40 ch. to hickory cor., E 10 ch. to chestnut cor., N15E 22.75 to hickory cor. leaving Abram Simmons, N1E 5 ch. 20 links to beg. (signed) Robert (x) Nix. Wit: James Gailey, Abram Simmons. Proved by James Gailey 5 Oct 1818, John Claghorn, J.P. Rec. 1 Dec 1818.

page 66   Halifax Co., N.C.: To Benjamin Sherod of Wilks Co., Ga., in consideration of your prudence and ability, we appoint and give you full power and authority in pursuance of a final judgment or decree of the sum of equity in a case wherein Jesse A. Dawson and William Boyakin are complainants and Marmaduke Norfleet, a lunatick, by his guardian David Clark, defendant; after due advertisement, to expose at publick sale the tracts of land in Wilks Co., Ga., as directed by final judgment or decree, and make return of the bonds taken under said decree, together with his commission and your proceedings. Wit: Robert Finner, Clerk & Master in Equity, Halifax Co. 4th Monday after the 4th Monday in March 1814. Rec. 1 Dec 1818.

page 67   Ga.: This is to certify that whereas there is a certain suit pending in the Superior Court of Madison County now on appeal for slander and upon the first trial certain words were proved to be spoken by myself against George Hampton, which were perhaps injurious to his feelings and character, I do therefore by this instrument of writing, that the words said to be spoken by me were said in passion, which was so great that I do not recollect them, and were entirely unfounded. (signed) William Settless. Wit: James Long. Rec. 2 Dec 1818.

page 67   8 Nov 1806, John Bone of Clark Co., Ga. to George Hampton of Oglethorpe Co., Ga., for $350, 212 acres in Clark Co., beg. white oak cor., S71E 68 ch. to spanish oak, N30W 30 ch. to hickory cor., S60W 70 ch. to beg. (signed) Jno. (x) Bone. Wit: Emanuel James, G. J. Wallen, J.P. Rec. 2 Dec 1818.

page 68   2 Sep 1815, Levy Phillips of S.C. to George Hampton of Madison Co., Ga., for $200, tract in Madison Co. on waters of Brushy Creek, beg. pine cor., to white oak cor., being the beg. cor. of another survey granted to said Hampton from afsd. Phillips, to white oak cor., along county line to dividing line between Jas. Phillips & Samuel Phillips, along dividing line to beg., 200 acres. (signed) Levy (P) Phillips. Wit: Isaac Moon, James Anderson, J.P. Rec. 5 Jan 1819.

page 69   Madison Co., Ga.: 11 Apr 1818, Nelson Higginbotham of Madison Co. to Augustus F. Harris of town of Augusta, Ga., for $800, a certain negro man slave named Charles, about 18 years old, provided and upon this condition; that if said Nelson shall pay to said Augustus F. $800 with interest on or before 1st Mar next, then these presents shall be void. (signed) Nelson Higginbotham, Augustus F. Harris. Wit: Wm. Harris, Saml. Higginbotham. Proved by William Harris 19 Jul 1819, Henry Ware, J.P. Rec. 19 Jan 1819.

page 71   Madison Co., Ga.: 11 Apr 1818, Samuel Higginbotham of Madison Co. to Daniel Meigs and Augustus F. Hand, for $600, a certain negro man slave named Jack, about 45 years of age, providing and upon this condition; that if said Samuel shall pay to said Daniel and Augustus F. $600 with interest on or before 1st Mar next, then these presents shall be void. (signed) Samuel Higginbotham, Daniel Meigs by A. F. Hand, attor., Augustus F. Hand. Wit: William Harris. Proved by Wm. Harris 19 Jan 1819, Henry Ware, J.P. Rec. 19 Jan 1819.

page 72   1 May 1807, Richard Holmes to Thomas Lawrence, both of Jackson Co., Ga., for $300, tract in said county, beg. hickory on banks of South River, S 40 ch. to pine, S85E 39 ch. to pine, N2E 34 ch. to stake on Esq. Jenkins’ line on the bank of the river, with river to beg., 142 acres. (signed) Richard Holmes. Wit: Jeremiah Shoomaker, William Polk, John Jenkins, J.P. Rec. 19 Jan 1819.

page 73   23 Oct 1817, James Jarrell to John Griffith, both of Madison Co., Ga., for $245, 137 7/10 acres in Madison Co. on waters of Holly Creek, beg. stake cor., W 29 ch. to pine cor., N 47 ch. 50 links to hickory cor., E 29 ch. to sassafras cor., S 47 ch. 50 links to beg. (signed) James Jarrell. Wit: Thomas Evens, James Griffith, Jeremiah Hall, J.P. Rec. 19 Jan 1819.

page 74   10 Oct 1803, Briant Mooney to Alexander McRee, both of Jackson Co., Ga., for $500, tract in Jackson Co. on waters of Broad River near the old Furnace, 250 acres, beg. post oak cor. on Charles Lewis’ line, S30E 56 ch. to post oak cor., N60E 45 ch. to stake, N30W 56 ch. to stake on Cornwell’s line, on Mooney’s land to beg., part of 850 acres granted to said Briant Mooney 10 Dec 1788. (signed) Bryant Mooney. Wit: Josh Simms, Paul Patrick, William McCree, Sr. Proved by William McCree, Sr. 21 Sep 1806, Abner Echols, J.P. Rec. 19 Jan 1819.

page 75   8 Jan 1818, David Montgomery of Madison Co., Ga. to Isaac Vinson of Oglethorpe Co., Ga., for $300, one half of tract in Madison Co. containing 100 acres adj. George Reed, beg. pine, S80W 63 ch. to r.o., N35W 44.72 to r.o., N55E 44.72 to pine, thence to beg. (signed) David Montgomery. Wit: John Johns, Willis House. Proved by John Johns 19 Dec 1818, Jer. Hall, J.P. Rec. 19 Sep 1819.

page 76   8 May 1808, James Leeper of Elbert Co., Ga. to George Hampton of Oglethorpe Co., Ga., for $500, tract lying in the survey of Richard Lockhart that he sold to Levy Phillips, on south fork of Brushy Creek, beg. on creek at chestnut, N24W 53 to white oak cor., strate line to sweetgum cor. on a branch of said creek, to beg., 147 acres & 27 half, granted to Richard Lockhart 31 Dec 1787. (signed) James Leeper. Wit: Smith Rumney, Wm. Hitchcock. Rec. 19 Jan 1819.

page 77   8 Dec 1817, Evan Polk of Jackson Co., Ga. to George Hampton of Madison Co., for $50, tract in Madison Co. on waters of Brushy Creek, beg. pine cor., S88W to pine, S10E to pine, S40E to white oak and black oak on the old county line, with old county line beg., 70 acres. (signed) Evan Polk. Wit: Jacob A. McCuen, Betsey Polk, Charles Polk, J.P. Rec. 19 Jan 1819.

page 78    Madison Co., Ga.: 13 Aug 1817, Grant R. Tailor to William Sailors, both of Madison Co., for $80, tract in Madison Co. on waters of the Furnace River, part of a 1000 acre survey granted to Tailor, beg. red oak cor., on Kenly’s old line E 24 ch. to Brockey’s red oak cor., N 25 ch. to said Brockley’s post oak cor., E on Brockley’s line one ch. to red oak cor., N 12 ch. 50 links to post oak cor., W 30 ch. to pine cor., to beg., 100 acres. (signed) Grant R. Tailor. Wit: John Brockley, Pleasant Lester, M. H. Pittman, J.I.C. Rec. 19 Jan 1819.

page 79   11 Aug 1817, Samuel Willingham of Jackson Co., Ga. to Johnson Beavers of Madison Co., for $260, tract in Madison Co. on waters of Sandy Creek, 195 acres, beg. dogwood cor., S85E 35 ch. 50 links to post oak, S5W 45 ch. to hickory, N85W 25 ch. 50 links to pine, N5E 45 ch. to beg., part of 885 acre tract granted to John Apling. (signed) Samuel Willingham. Wit: James Wood, Allen Matthews, J.P. Rec. 19 Jan 1819.

page 80   3 Nov 1817, John Caruth, atty. in fact for Lewis Sewell of Madison Co., Ga. to Andrew Millican of said county, for $40.50, tract in Madison Co. on waters of Blue Stone Creek, 81 acres, beg. pine cor., N20E 53 ch. to black jack, S70E to post oak, N60E to pine, S10E 28 ch. to black jack, W 16 ch. to hickory, S 39 ch. to post oak, S60W 10 ch. to chestnut, N29W 22 ch. to red oak, to beg. (signed) John Caruth, atty. in fact for Lewis Sewell. Wit: And. McKever, James Caruth, John Claghorn, J.P. Rec. 19 Jan 1819.

page 82   John T. Creswell of Abeville Co., S.C., to John Collins of Madison Co., Ga., for $101, tract in Madison Co., part of a large tract granted to David Creswell, beg. pine cor., N 42 ch. to gum, N64W 5 ch. 50 links to poplar, S19W 2 ch. 50 links to red oak, W 17 ch. 50 links to red oak, S 43 ch. 50 links to post oak, E 23 ch. to beg., 101 acres. (signed) Samuel Groves, atty. for John T. Creswell. Wit: Thomas D. O’Kelly, Robert Groves, J.P. Rec. 19 Jan 1819.

page 83   24 Oct 1817, Stephen Groves to John Griffith, both of Madison Co., Ga., for $200, tract in Madison Co. in the fork of Broad River and waters of Holland Creek, 200 acres excepting 7 acres sold to Zeikel Beard, beg. black jack cor., N to black oak cor., W to pine, S to pine, E to beg. (signed) Stephen Groves. Wit: John McCurdy, James McCurdy. James Long, Clk. Proved by James McCurdy 12 Sep 1818, Jeremiah Hall, J.P. Rec. 19 Jan 1819.

page 83   Madison Co., Ga.: 25 Mar 1818, John T. Creswell of Abeville Co., S.C. to James Thompson of Madison Co., for $300, 300 acres on waters of South Fork of Broad River, beg. white oak cor., N30E 18 to dogwood cor. adj. Ryan’s land on that side, S60E to William Thompson’s line, from thence James Thompson’s line, thence to beg., granted to David Creswell. (signed) John T. Creswell. Wit: William Thompson, William Whitaker. Proved by William Whitaker 5 Oct 1818, Benjamin Gholston, J.P. Rec. 19 Jan 1819.

page 84   19 Aug 1818, Archable Magrady of Franklin Co., Ga. to Absalom Barnes of Madison Co., for $50, tract in Madison Co. on waters of Lamars Creek, beg. red oak on McRee’s line, N40E 30 ch. to pine, N40W 25 ch. 50 links to post oak, S50W 45 ch. to chestnut, S 4 to red oak, S80E 55 ch. to beg., 150 acres. (signed) Arch. McGrady. Wit: A. Millican, James [illegible], Charles Polk, J.P. Rec. 20 Jan 1819.

page 85   Madison Co., Ga.: 6 Oct 1818, Burrill Orr, sheriff of Madison Co., to Jessee Clements of said county, by virtue of an execution issued from the Justice’s Court under the hand of Henry Ware, J.P. for said county, 17 Jul 1818, against property of Gilbert Hay in favor of John H. Baugh, levied on 150 acres in Madison Co. on waters of Scull Shoal Creek, returned to me by Thomas Dean, constable; after being advertised, sold at the courthouse 1st Tues. Oct 1818 to Jessee Clements, the highest bidder, for $30. Land adj. Charles Sorrells & John Hales. (signed) Burrell Orr, Shff. Wit: James Long, Henry Ware, J.P. Rec. 20 Jan 1819.

page 86   Madison Co., Ga.: 29 Sep 1818, Robert L. Tait to William Sanders, both of Madison Co., for $95.50, 47 acres adj. Robert Groves, Robert L. Tait, William Higginbotham & others, beg. poplar cor. on the branch adj. land of Robert L. Tait, W 24 ch. 60 links to pine cor., S 21 ch. 50 links to pine cor., S40E to hickory cor., being a cor. of Robert Groves’ tract, N40E 16 ch. 83 links to post oak cor., S50W to poplar cor. on branch, up branch to beg. (signed) Robert L. Tait. Wit: Alexander Ware, Samuel Cartlage, Jessee Clements, J.P. Rec. 20 Jan 1819.

page 87   5 Oct 1816, Elisha Knight of Jasper Co., Ga. to W. Jones Bridges of Madison Co., for $700, half of a lot lying in the 18th dist. Baldwin Co., known by No. 38, lying in said State, present Randolph county, which first deed was made, but now is called by the name of Jasper, on waters of Bare Creek, beg. stake in the center of line beg. on fraction no. 37, to hickory cor. binding on fraction no. 59, to stake in the center line binding on lot no. 39, across lot to beg., 101 acres. (signed) Elisha (x) Knight. Wit: Jas. Garnett, John Knight, Leonard Hays. Proved by James Garnett 4 Jan 1819, James Anderson, J.P. Rec. 20 Jan 1819.

page 88   Madison Co., Ga.: 5 Nov 1818, John Beard of Madison Co. to Thomas J. Gregory of Elbert Co., for $190, Lot No. 35 in the village of Danielsville. (signed) John Beard. Wit: Edward Ware, Sr., John Richardson, Gabrial Bond. Proved by John Richardson 7 Nov 1818, James Sanders, J.I.C. Rec. 20 Jan 1819.

page 89   10 Dec 1818, Isaac Goolsby of Madison Co., Ga. to David More of said county, for $350, 169 acres in Madison Co. on waters of Broad River, beg. gum cor. on river, S54W 46 ch. to pine, S40E 10 ch. to pine, N50E 7 ch. to pine, S40E 45 ch. to b.o., N15E 23 ch. to hickory, S56E 8 ch. to pine, N2E 16 ch. to pine, N28E 19 ch. to river, up river to beg., part of a tract granted to John Watson 11 Jul 1788 where said Ghooslby now lives. (signed) Isaac (x) Goolsby. Wit: Austin Webb, Robert Wood, J.P. Rec. 3 Feb 1819.

page 90   22 Dec 1817, Alexander More of Madison Co., Ga. to Hugh M. Pettis of Louisa Co., Va., for $3000, 151 acres in Madison Co., bounded S by South Fork of Broad River, E by Smith, W by said Pettis, beg. below the mouth of the Mill Road on the north bank of the river on a gum, N18E 11 ch. to p. oak, N1E 13 ch. 50 to b. oak, N3W 11 ch. 30 links to b. oak, N22W 20 ch. 30 links to r. oak, N43W 12 ch. 30 links to p. oak, S30W 8 ch. 50 links to b. oak, S77E 14 ch. 30 links to b. oak, S80W 45 ch. to post oak, S35W 4 ch. 50 links to post oak, S55E 20 ch. 50 links to b. oak, S40W 8 ch. 50 links to black oak on north bank of river, down river to beg. (signed) Alexander More. Wit: Hezekiah Arnold, George Luck, Benjamin Brown. Proved by Hezekiah Arnold 27 Nov 1818, Benjamin Gholston, J.P. Rec. 3 Feb 1819.

page 92   Ga.: 18 Aug 1800, Jessee Dodd of Franklin Co., Ga. to Levy Wailes of Elbert Co., Ga., for $400, 200 acres, in Wilkes Co. at time of survey, now Elbert Co., on waters of Broad River, bounded SE by Swann, on the other side vacant at time of survey, beg. pine x, NW 40 ch. to white oak x, SW 50 ch. to black oak x, SE 40 ch. to black oak x, NE 50 ch. to beg., granted 2 Mar 1791 and recorded in book WWW folio 327 to Jessee Dodd, where said Levy Wailes now resides, except so much within the lines of a tract at present in the occupancy and possession of Samuel Patten and another tract in possession and occupancy of Joseph Albert, which they respectively claim in consequence of their holding older grants. (signed) Jessee (x) Dodd. Wit: William Pearson, James Wood, J.P. Rec. 4 Feb 1819.

page 93   25 Sep 1817, John T. Creswell of Newberry Co., S.C., to Nathaniel Atcherson of Madison Co., Ga., for $95, 147 acres, part of an 800 acres survey granted to David Creswell, bounded E by said Creswell, S by Powers, W by Atcherson, N by Isaack Simmons, beg. pine cor., S 37 till it strikes Powers’ line. (signed) John T. Creswell. Wit: Rebeckah Atcherson, Camel Atcherson. Proved by Camel Atcherson 4 Jan 1819, Henry Ware, J.P. Rec: 4 Feb 1819.

page 94   Madison Co., Ga.: 6 Jan 1819, James Spicer, Sr. of Madison Co. to John W. Touns of Green Co., Ga., for $600, 400 acres in Madison Co. where said John Spicer now lives on Kenlly Creek, granted to Bryant Mooney 10 Dec 1788, beg. stake cor. adj. George Campbell’s land, N50W 74 ch. to post oak cor., N75W 51 ch. to stake cor., S 30 ch. to post oak cor. adj. lands granted to Mooney, thence to beg., surveyed 10 Jul 1787. (signed) James Spicer. Wit: Johnson Cooper, Allen Daniel, J.I.C. Rec. 4 Feb 1819.

page 95   Madison Co., Ga.: 8 Jan 1819, Edward Ware to John Richardson & Richardson Hancock, all of Madison Co., for $150, Lot No. 16 in the village of Danielsville against the publick square and the strate line from said village towards Daniels Ferry on Broad River. (signed) Edward Ware. Wit: Edward Ware, Jr., Robert Groves, J.P. Rec. 4 Feb 1819.

page 97   Madison Co., Ga.: 25 Nov 1812, W. M. Elliott as agent for Andrew Elliott, to Burrell Orr, all of Madison Co., for $100, tract on waters of South Fork of Broad River, beg. pine cor., N45W 85 ch. to post oak cor., N 45 ch. to pine cor., S45E to Willson’s old cor. being a pine, N20W to beg., part of a large survey of 600 acres surveyed for Richard Powell, 300 acres, bounded W by Ben Knox, Jr., E by Richard Hughbanks, N by Richard Powell. (signed) Wm. Elliott, agt. Wit: Saml. Williford, Thomas Evans, John McCurdy, J.P. Rec. 4 Feb 1819.

page 97   Madison Co., Ga.: 1 Dec 1818, Benjamin Shearwood, atty. in fact for the representatives of Dawson, Boykin & Norfleet, to John Colley of Madison Co., for $375.25, tract in Madison Co. on waters of Brushy Creek, 624 acres, part of a tract of 1464 acres orig. granted to Emanuel Wamburset, beg. maple, N70E 106 ch. 50 links to post oak, N20W 63 ch. 97 links to stake, orig. a red oak, S70W 82 ch. to pine cor., S 22 ch. 50 links to stake, a post oak, S70W 20 ch. 50 links to hickory, S20E 21 ch. 47 links to beg. (signed) Benj. Shearwood, atty. in fact for Boykin, Dawson & Norfleet. Wit: Kellis C. Bridges, Nathaniel Brown, Allen Daniel, J.I.C. Rec. 4 Feb 1819.

page 99   Madison Co., Ga.: 1 Dec 1818, Benjamin Shearwood, atty. as afsd., to Charles Simms of Madison Co., for $50, tract in Madison Co. on waters of Brushy Creek, 200 acres, part of a tract of 1464 acres orig. granted to Emanuel Wamest, beg. red oak cor., S20E 41 ch. 47 links to chestnut cor., N70E 48 ch. 25 links to maple cor., N20W 41 ch. 47 links to hickory cor., S20W 48 ch. 25 links to beg. (signed) Benj. Shearwood, atty. in fact for Boykin, Dawson & Norfleet. Wit: Nathaniel Brown, Johnson Hendon, James Anderson, J.P. Rec. 4 Feb 1819.