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a. Note:   Elizabeth all of Brumfield par Culp Co. on branches of Devils Run in Gillison's line - Wilhoits line ... (Culp DB -14). JAMES SIMS made deeds to gift: 1) 15 Sept 1763 to son JOHN of 134 A of above land - which John and wife Suffia (Sophia) sold to Henry Hill 18 Aug 1768 (DB D-268; E-555) 2) 17 July 1765 to sons ROBERT & BARTLETT 133 A each - with wits: JOHN & JEREMIAH SIMS & MOSES SPICER. Robert sold his 133 A to Wm. Hill Further, Bartlett & wf Elizabeth sold to Benj Johnston. [Source: Prewitt's "Thomas Sims of Culpeper and Edmund Butler of Virginia and Kentucky." listed under "Other Culpeper Sim(m)s"]
  Things to check: Received a NC land grant by 1784
  ***** Pledged allegiance to Henry Co VA in 1776-77 Henry County. From Its Formation in 1776 to the End of the Eighteenth Century, et seq. C. B. Bryant The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography Vol. 9, No. 1 (Jul., 1901) (pp. 11-18) (in file)
Note:   JAMES SIMS of Culpeper: Purchased 400 A 15 Apr 1762 fr Wm. Hawkins & Wf


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