Name: Thomas HUNT
Given Name: Thomas
Birth: 8 Oct 1771 in , Augusta, , Virginia
Death: 26 Jan 1842 in Larew, Preston, Virginia
Reference Number: 68
1815 Russell Co Va Tax List
Change Date: 30 Mar 2002 at 15:07:58
THOMAS HUNT, three farms, one in the New Garden, 280 acres having thereon one dwelling house of wood, one story, 29 feet by 19 feet, one barn of wood, one stable, one loom house, one corn house; two in Elk Garden, 250 acres having thereon one dwelling house of wood, one and a half stories, 36 feet by 20 feet, one barn of wood, two stables, one smoke house, one spring house, valued at $1590; N.B. 425 acres in the New Garden and Elk Garden having thereon no improvements valued at $275; total $1865.
Russell Co. Va. Law Order Book
P227 - Call Court at Russell Courthouse, August 14, 1795, for the examination of Thomas Hunt on suspicion that he feloniously took and robbed Ann Jackson of Sundry cloathes on the highway of the value of 2 dollars and likewise an infant to the great danger of its life.
P228 - Thomas Hunt charged with being the father of a bastard child by Anne Jackson entered into a recognizance bond with Simon Cockrell for the maintenance of the bastard child, that he will pay quarterly and that the mother of the child will keep it the first year P259 - Thomas Hunt & Elizabeth, recognizance bond with Simon Cockrell & Robert Willson, securities. Condition that he be of good behavior towards the citizens of the Commonwealth particularly towards Simeon Jackson for 12 months & 1 day.
HUNT, Thomas; m. Elizabeth COCKRELL in RCV on 06 Sep 1791 (RCV LOB 6:347, 01 May 1821)
HUNT, Thomas; m. Nancy JACKSON, in Russell Co.Va. on 25 May 1806 (RCV LOB 6:347, 01 May 1821) ("At Court 20 Apr 1821...examination of Thomas Hunt charged with the crime of bigamy by marrying Nancy Jackson...he having before that time...married Elizabeth Cockrell who was living at the time of his marriage with the said Nancy Jackson... acquitted...discharged...")
Land Grant to Thomas Hunt - 1798
200 Acres in Russell County, Virginia
Virginia Grants 46, Page 529
Warrant dated 12 Sep 1798, Survey dated 20 Nov 1798, Recorded 18 Dec 1800
James Monroe, Esquire, Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia, To all To whom these presents shall come,Greeting: Know ye That by virtue of part of a Land Office Treasury Warrant Number 2,534 issued the 12th September, 1798, there is granted by the said Commonwealth unto Thomas HUNT, a certain tract or parcel of Land containing 200 acres by survey bearing date 20th day of November one thousand and seven hundred and Ninety-eight, lying and being in the County of Russell the waters of Clinch River and bounded as followeth, To wit, BEGINNING at three oaks corner to James Osburn and John Marshall and with Marshall's line North seventeen degrees East sixty seven poles to a large white oak, North sixty two degrees West twelve poles to a white walnut, corner to James Wharton's land with his line North sixty nine degrees East two hundred and twenty poles to a stake and forked white oak corner to Frederick Fraley's line and with said line South fifty degrees East one hundred and eighty eight poles to a walnut on the side of a ridge South eighty five degrees West two hundred poles to two white oaks at the foot of a ridge South seventy four degrees West one hundred and forty nine poles to a black oak and white oak corner to James Osburn and with his line North twenty six degrees West one hundred poles to the beginning. With its appurtenances to Have and to Hold said tract or parcel of land; with its appurtenances to the said Thomas Hunt and his Heirs forever.
In Witness thereof the said James Monroe Esquire, Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia, hath hereto, set his hand and caused the Lesser Seal of the said Commonwealth to be affixed at Richmond, on the eighteenth day of December, in the year of our Lord One thousand Eight hundred, and of the Commonwealth the Twenty-fifth.
Signed, James Monroe
RUSSELL COUNTY, DEED BOOK #1 ABSTRACTS
1786 - 1795
Page 287 - August 27, 1793 between John Arther & Priscilla and Thomas Hunt...50 acres... Beginning on the west side of a path...at the foot of the House & Barn Mountain...
Signed: John Arther & Priscilla Arther. Witnesses: J. A. Blair, Nathan Ellington, Robert Atkinson
The Russell County Surveyors Book 1 1786-1799
Page 351 - December 2, 1798 - Thomas Hunt - 95 ac - Treasury Warrant 2366 dated January 1, 1798 - on the waters of Ceder Creek - corner to Alexander Murphey - line of Robert Preston - corner to John Murphey
Page 352 - December 12, 1798 - Thomas Hunt - 300 ac - part of 3 Treasury Warrants; 148 ac by 2173 dated April 14, 1797, 64 ac by warrant 19 & 88, warrant 2534, dated September 12, 1798 for 300 ac - on the north side of Clinch Mountain - corner to said Hunt - crossing the north fork of Indian Creek - corner to Isaac More - corner to Richard Price - line of George Mutter -
Page 360 - November 20, 1798 - Thomas Hunt - 200 ac - part of Treasury Warrant 2534 dated September 12, 1798 - corner James Osburn and John Marshal - corner to James Whartons land - corner to Frederick Fryley
Father: John Elias HUNT b: 18 Nov 1751 in , Lunenburg, Virginia
Mother: Priscilla LEACH OR ELKINS b: BEF 1750 in , Fairfax, Virginia
Elizabeth COCKRELL b: 7 Mar 1770 in ,, Virginia
6 Sep 1791
in , Russell, Virginia
- William Levi D HUNT b: 17 Sep 1797 in Swords Creek, Russell, Virginia
- Thomas Jefferson HUNT b: ABT 1794 in ,, Virginia
Nancy Ann JACKSON b: 14 Feb 1775 in Concord Township, Randolph, North Carolina
25 May 1806
in , Russell, Virginia
- Simeon HUNT b: 5 Jun 1803 in , Russell, Virginia
- Lavisa HUNT b: ABT 1809 in ,Russell, Virginia
- Priscilla HUNT b: ABT 1804 in , , Virginia