BRUNSWICK COUNTY, VIRGINIA

VAUGHAN FAMILY

Deed Abstracts

Part 4, T - Z


Thomas Vaughan

VA Brun DB 06.046

26 Apr

1756

Robert Rivers and His Wife Hanna Rivers of Bath Parish, Dinwiddie County

Robert Rivers Jr.

250

North Side of Three Creeks

Gift. Part of 500 acres Robert Rivers bought from John Jackson in 1750. Adjacent Hardy Wilkins, John Collier, William Broadnax. Witnesses: Thomas Vaughan, John Rivers, John Marshal. Recorded on 27 Apr 1756. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 3, 1755 - 1764, Page 4, #28.

Brun DB 08.141

8 Mar 1765

Richard Hill

and his wife, Margery Hill, of Sussex County

Bolling Starke, of Dinwiddie Co.

627

Three Creeks

David Mason, Thomas Vaughan & William Parham ordered to examine Margary Hill [re her dower rights]. She was examined 22 Jun 1765. Proved 24 Jun 1765. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 4, 1765-1770, Page 11, # 85.

Thomas Vaughan

Brun DB 16.021

28 Mar 1794

Thomas Vaughan

Willism Gee, 2nd part

Robert Gee, 3rd part

Mortgage secured by slaves. sh6. Witnesses: Buckner Harris?, John Birdsong, William Henry? Recorded 22 Sep 1794.

Brun DB 16.030

23 Aug 1794

Thomas Vaughan

Sterling Tucker, 2nd part

David Tucker, 3rd part

 

 

Mortgage secured by slaves. £5. [Note: This deed has extensive references to the estate of Thomas Hunt of Sussex County, which I have not researched further.] Witnesses: Richard Gregory, Thomas Hardaway, Thomas Lanier. Recorded 27 Oct 1794.

Brun DB 16.087

23 Aug 1794

Thomas Vaughan

Thomas Lanier

Agreement re impending marriage of Thomas Lanier to Polly Vaughan, daughter of Thomas Vaughan. Witnesses: Richard Gregory, Thomas Hardaway, David Tucker. Recorded 23 Feb 1795.

Thomas H. Vaughan

VA Brun DB 32.437

10 Jun 1842

Thomas H. Vaughan,

of Pontotoc Co., Mississippi

William J. Peterson

Power of attorney to collect money due from Clerk of Court. Witnesses: John A. McNeil (Clerk of Court of Pontotoc County, Ms.), Oliver C. Thorp, Judge of Probate Court of Pontotoc Co., Mississippi. Recorded Jul 1842.

VA Brun DB 34.328

5 Oct 1846

Thomas H. Vaughan,

of Pontotoc Co., Mississippi

William J. Peterson

Power of attorney to collect money. Witnesses: John A. McNeil (Clerk of Court of Pontotoc County, Ms.), William Spencer, Judge of Probate Court of Pontotoc Co., Mississippi. Recorded Nov 1846.

Thomas R. Vaughan

VA Brun DB 27.185

26 Jun 1825

Thomas R. Vaughan

& his wife Sally, of Greensville Co.

Edmund S. Butts

464?

[477]

 

[Hard to Read.] $500. Tract Stephen Vaughan, father of Thomas R. Vaughan possessed. Recorded 22 Jan 1827.

VA Brun DB 27.347

21 Nov 1827

William L. Rideout,

of Rutherford Co., Tn., atty. in fact for Thomas, Robert, Elizabeth Rideout

Thomas R. Vaughan

[100]

 

[Hard to Read.] $300. Too Hard to Read.

VA Brun DB 27.463

2 Feb 1828

Benjamin C. Butts, Dec’d

Thomas R. Vaughan

54

Thomas gdn. for Stephen and Ann Butts brought an action against Mary Butts, widow. Sale of land ordered. $2.50. Witnesses: Banjamin Payne, Huram? H. Hawkins, Thomas Barrow. Recorded 18 Apr 1828.

VA Brun DB 28.135

17 Jan 1829

Thomas R. Vaughan

& his wife Sarah F. Vaughan

James B. Mallory

54

$115. Adj. Thomas R. Jones, dec’d. Formerly owned by Benjamin C. Butts, dec’d. Witnesses: None. Recorded 26 Jan 1829.

VA Brun DB 28.527

19 Nov 1830

Thomas R. Vaughan

& his wife Sarah F. Vaughan

George Stone

100

 

$200. Adj. James Hall, Mary Childers, Mary Elizabeth Claiborn, said George Stone. Witnesses: Nathaniel E. Mabry. Recorded 20 Nov 1830.

William Vaughans First Appearing

Prior to 1781 Formation of Greensville County and

Series of Tax Digests 1782+

William Vaughan (from Bristol Parish Prince George County)

VPB 15.233

25 May 1734

Colony of Virginia

William Vaughan

400

Three Creeks of Nottoway River, Surry Co.

VPB 29.136

1 Jun 1750

Colony of Virginia

William Vaughan

602

Three Creeks, Brunswick Co.

Note: The 602 acre tract includes the 400 acre tract within its boundaries. This land is in present day Greensville Co.

1733

Will of Arthur Kavenaugh was witnessed by William Vaughan and Thomas Eldridge. Brunswick County, Virginia Deed Book 1, Page 67. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 1, 1732-1745, Page 6, #56.

VA Brun DB 01.326

4 Apr

1737

Richard Browne

William Eaton of Prince George County

455

North Side of Three Creeks

sh5. Adjacent Henry Bates, Col John Allen, Capt John Duke, Adam Tapley, William Vaugh, John Brown. Witnesses: John Browne, Noah Browne, Amy Fletcher. Recorded on 2 Jun, 1737. His Wife Frances Browne released her dower rights. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 1, 1732-1745, Page 37, #277.

VA Brun DB 01.442

9 Mar

1739

Charles Kimball

John Duke

280

North Side of Three Creeks

40£. Patent to John Ray dated 7 Jul, 1726. Witnesses: W. Vaughan, William Sisson, Richard Huckibe, John Castles. Recorded 26 Feb 1810. Recorded on 5 Apr, 1738. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 1, 1732-1745, Page 47, #361.

VA Brun DB 01.457

4 Oct

1738

Adam Tapley

Richard Cocke of Surry County

200

Cattail Branch and Reedy Pond Branch

20£. Part of Patent to Adam Tapley dated 22 Feb, 1724. Adjacent said Richard Cocke. William Eaton, Said Adam Tapley. Witnesses: W. Vaughan, Anthony Irby, John Chapman. Recorded on 1 Feb, 1738. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 1, 1732-1745, Page 48, #370.

VA Brun DB 02.317

7 Jul

1743

Henry Bates

Thomas Carrill

100

£25. Adjacent Col. John Allen dec'd, Lawrence House, William Eaton, William Smith. Witnesses: W. Vaughan, John Robinson. Recorded on 7 Jul, 1743. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 1, 1732-1745, Page 76, #600.

VA Brun DB 05.135

30 Dec

1751

Joseph Right of Granville County North Carolina

John Cumbo Jr.

238

South Side of Reedy Branch

£14. Patent to Joseph Right dated 1 August, 1745. Adjacent John Lett. Witnesses: George Brewer, Gabriel Peterson, Lanier Brewer, William Vaughan. Recorded on 31 Dec, 1751. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 2, 1744-1755, 1764, Page 65, #484.

VA Brun DB 05.343

22 Jan

1753

Peter Simmons and Peter Simmons Jr.

Hugh Hall

115

North Side of Three Creeks

£65. Adjacent William Whittington, Little Meadow, John Denton, Said Simmons, Little Branch. Witnesses: Edward Goodrich, William Vaughan, John Vaughan. Recorded on 23 Jan, 1753. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 2, 1744-1755, 1764, Page 77, #578.

VA Brun DB 05.396

17 Mar

1753

Joshua Mabry and His Wife Lucrecia Mabry

John Petway

390

Both Sides of Three Creeks at Mouth of Long Branch

£100. Tract 1: 164 acres joining William Smith, Meredith, Samuel Russell, Said Joshua Mabry, Hinchia Mabry Jr.; and Tract 2: 226 acres on both sides of Three Creeks at mouth of Long Branch adjacent Peebles, William Vaughan. Witnesses: Samuel Smith, Peter Smith, David Smith. Recorded on 22 May, 1753. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 2, 1744-1755, 1764, Page 81, #603.

1754

William Vaughan died intestate. His wife Priscilla Vaughan was the administratrix. The birth records of their children are in the Register of Bristol Parish. His known children Pierce, James, William and Susannah received distributions from his estate. His daughter Mary does not appear and must have predeceased him. Brunswick County Will Book 2, pages 132, 152, 158. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County, Virginia Will Books, Volume 1, Will Books 2 and 3, 1739-1769, 1783-1785, pages 85, 88, 89 #s 483, 497, 504.

VA Brun DB 05.624

25 Nov

1754

Peirce Vaughan

Brother James Vaughan

220

Three Creeks in Brunswick and Sussex Counties.

Gift. In parishes of St. Andrew and Albemarle. Adjacent Barlow, Wyche, Edwards, Elizabeth Eldridge. Witnesses: Andrew Troughton, Howard Hurst, Precilla Vaughan. Recorded on 27 Feb, 1756. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 2, 1744-1755, 1764, Page 96, #715.

VA Brun DB 06.227

12 Mar

1755

Dudley Richardson and His Wife Martha Richardson of James City Parish James City County

Edward Goodrich

504

Both Sides of Moors Swamp

£90. Major Pryor had sold to Dudley Richardson. Witnesses: Priscilla Vaughan, Andrew Troughton, Howard Hurst. Recorded on 24 Jan 1758. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 3, 1755 - 1764, Page 18, #148.

VA Brun DB 06.127

31 Mar

1757

Pierce Vaughan

John Butts

202

£30. Part of a patent to William Vaughan 1 June 1750. Witnesses: James Macklin Jr., Fed’k Maclin, Edward Goodrich, William Christie. Recorded on 26 Apr 1757. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 3, 1755 - 1764, Page 12, #87. [Note: This land is in present day Greensville Co.]

William Vaughan (Son of WilliamVaughan)

VA Brun DB 05.563

24 Apr

1754

Thomas Harwell

John Williamson of Bristol Parish Prince George County

100

South Side of Three Creeks

£50. Adjacent Joel Threewitts, John Threewitts, said John Williamson. Witnesses: Joel Threewitts, William Vaughan, Jemima Threewitts. Recorded on 28 May, 1754. His wife Sarah Harwell released her dower rights. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 2, 1744-1755, 1764, Page 91, #683.

VA Brun DB 05.598

23 Jul

1754

Peirce Vaughan

His Brother William Vaughan

221

Three Creeks

Gift. Where he now lives on Three Creeks, adjacent Parhams Road, James Vaughan, Said William Vaughan. Witnesses: Dios Wright, Thomas Jackson, James Lanier. Recorded on 23 Jul, 1754. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 2, 1744-1755, 1764, Page 94, #699. [Note: This land is in present day Greensville Co.]

VA Brun DB 05.624

25 Nov

1754

Peirce Vaughan

Brother James Vaughan

220

Three Creeks in Brunswick and Sussex Counties.

Gift. In parishes of St. Andrew and Albemarle. Adjacent Barlow, Wyche, Edwards, Elizabeth Eldridge. Witnesses: Andrew Troughton, Howard Hurst, Precilla Vaughan. Recorded on 27 Feb, 1756. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 2, 1744-1755, 1764, Page 96, #715. [This deed is included here as William later acquired this tract.]

VA Brun DB 06.026

12 Mar

1755

Edward Goodrich and His Wife Anne Goodrich

John Stuart

280

Three Creeks

Adjacent Parhams Road, Isaac How. Witnesses: Joel Threewitt, Dyonicius Wright, William Vaughan. Recorded on 26 Nov, 1754. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 3, 1755 - 1764, Page 3, #16.

Brun DB 06.086

10 Dec

1755

James Vaughan

Edward Goodrich

220

North Side of Three Creeks

£6s12. At Parhams Road, adjacent Isaac House. Witnesses: Robert Rivers, Howard Hurst, John Vaughan, John Collier. Recorded on 27 Jul1756. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 3, 1755 - 1764, Page 8, #54. [Note: Edward Goodrich sold this tract shortly thereafter to Miles Cary, of Southampton County. Brunswick County, Virginia Deed Book 6, Page 97 Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 3, 1755 - 1764, Page 9, #64.][This deed is included here as William later acquired this tract.]

Brun DB 07.200

22 Nov 1762

John Pettway, and his wife Elizabeth Pettway

Peter Smith,

of Sussex Co.

225

Both sides of Three Creeks, Mouth of Long Br.

Adj. William Vaughan. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 3, 1755-1764, Page 75, #597.

VA Brun DB 10.179

18 Dec

1770

Peter Smith of Maryland

His Daughter Elizabeth Smith

226

South Side of Three Creeks

Gift. Adjacent William Vaughan and others. Witnesses: John Carlos Sr., David Smith, Joel Smith. Proved 25 Mar 1771 & 22 Jul 1771.Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 5, 1770-1775, Page 17, #127.

VA Brun DB 10.123

28 Feb

1771

Henry Taylor, as Executor of Miles Cary, deceased of Southampton Co.

William Vaughan

220

Three Creeks

£12. Which said Miles Cary had bought from Edward Goodrich, being in St. Andrews Parish on Three Creeks. Said Miles Cary had directed in his will that this tract be sold. Witnesses: John Atkinson, Edmund Day Jr., Sampson Newsum. Proved 22 Apr 1771. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 5, 1770-1775, Page 12, #86. [Note: This land is one-half of 441 acres granted William Vaughan in 1749. This land is in present day Brunswick Co. See also D.B. 05.624, 06.086.]

VA Brun DB 14.293

12 Mar

1787

William Vaughan Sr.

William Vaughan Jr.

449

[441]

North Side of Three Creeks

Gift. Adjacent Isham House. Witnesses: Robert Gee, Chaney Tatum, Harbert Lewis. Recorded 25 Jun 1787. Brunswick County, Virginia Deed Book 14, Page 293. Carol Morrison, http://www.usgwarchives.net/va/brunswick.htm

Note: There appear to be three William Vaughan s in Brunswick County after the above gift. One is William, Jr. that was gifted the 441 acres. Another was Capt. William who died a few years later. It appears but is not proven that the third William is one and the same as William Vaughan, Sr.

Brun DB 16.053

31 Oct 1794

William Vaughan

Irene Vaughan & Sinah Vaughan

Gift Deed for love & affection. Slave deed. Witnessed by Robert Gee & James Bass. Recorded 22 Dec 1794.

Brun DB 16.258

12 Feb 1795

William Vaughan

Ireany? Vaughan,

daughter of Grantor

Ref 16.053. Slaves. Recorded 25 Jan 1796.

Brun DB 16.278

30 Jan 1796

William Vaughan

James Vaughan

Gift Deed for love & affection. Slave deed. Witnessed by Frederick Maclin, Thomas Lanier, Frederick Maclin, Jr. Recorded 22 Feb 1796.

Brun DB 17.250

18? Mar 1798

William Vaughan

James Vaughan,

son of Grantor

Slaves and personal property. Frederick Maclin, Sally Vaughan, James Bass. Recorded 25 Jun 1798.

Note: William Vaughan died in 1800 leaving property to son James and daughter Sinah.

Note: Sinah and Irene Vaughan witnessed the Greensville County will of William Vaughan (1775-1798) , son of Pierce Vaughan (1722-1786).

William Vaughan (of Charles City County in 1752)

VA Brun DB 05.297

28 Nov

1752

John Jackson and His Wife Elizabeth Jackson

William Vaughan of Charles City County

200

North Side of Little Creek

£14. Belonged to Ambrose Jackson, dec'd being part of 510 acres. Adjacent John Carter, Thomas Jackson, Plantation Branch. Witnesses: John Maclin, Thomas Stagg, William Wyche. Recorded on 28 Nov, 1752. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 2, 1744-1755, 1764, Page 75, #560. [Note: Little Creek is where James Vaughan Sr. settled.]

Brun DB 08.151

24 Jun 1765

John Jackson

& his wife Ellin Jackson, of St. Andrews Parish

William Jr. Malone,

of Sussex Co.

250

west side Plantation Branch

£100. Peter Jackson willed to said John Jackson. Adj. Henry Cook (or Cock), William Rainey, Daniel Jackson. Witnesses: William Vaughan, Will Vaughan. Proved 24 Jun 1765. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 4, 1765-1770, Page 12, #92.

Will Vaughan (Son of William of Charles City County in1752)

Brun DB 08.151

24 Jun 1765

John Jackson

& his wife Ellin Jackson, of St. Andrews Parish

William Jr. Malone,

of Sussex Co.

250

west side Plantation Branch

£100. Peter Jackson willed to said John Jackson. Adj. Henry Cook (or Cock), William Rainey, Daniel Jackson. Witnesses: William Vaughan, Will Vaughan. Proved 24 Jun 1765. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 4, 1765-1770, Page 12, #92.

William Vaughan, Little Cr.

Brun DB 07.029

12 Mar 1755

John Jackson

Peter Adams

150

South side Little Cr

Part of 510 acres patent to Ambros Jackson 11 Jul 1719. Adj. William Vaughan. Recorded 26 Oct 1761. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 3, 1755-1764, Page 29, #477.

Brun DB 08.543

30 Mar 1767

Mildred Willis

John Willis

Thomas Maclin

406

S. side of Little Cr.

In St. Andrews Parish. Adj. William Vaughan. Proved 25 May 1767. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 4, 1765-1770, Page 40, # 317.

VA Brun DB 13.213

23 Feb

1778

Frederick Maclin, John Maclin, Thomas Maclin and William Maclin

Frederick Lucas

392

Little Cr.

£1000. In St. Andrews Parish on both side of Little Creek joining Chinquamin Bottom, the road from Allens Mill to Meherin River, Edmond Wilkins, Benjamin Simmons, William Vaughan (now Benjamin Simmons Corner, White Face Branch, Plantation Branch. Witnesses: None. Proved 23 Nov 1778. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 6, 1770-1775, Page 47, #394.

VA Brun DB 13.215

23 Nov

1778

Frederick Lucas

Thomas Maclin

392

£1000. In St. Andrews Parish on both side of Little Creek joining Chinquamin Bottom, the road from Allens Mill to Meherin River, Edmond Wilkins, Benjamin Simmons, William Vaughan (now Benjamin Simmons) Corner, White Face Branch, Plantation Branch. Witnesses: None. Proved 23 Nov 1778. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 6, 1770-1775, Page 47, #395.

William Vaughan, Stevens Branch

VA Brun DB 06.060

22 Jun

1756

John Hicks

Robert Rivers of Dinwiddie County

200

Both Sides of Stevens Branch on the North Side of Maherrin R.

£42s10. Part of 400 acre patent to John Hicks of Surry County dated 28 Sep 1728 and willed to his son John Hicks. Adjacent Frances Stainback, James Clack, George Tillman. Witnesses: Willliam Vaughan, Thomas Vines, Peter Smith. Recorded on 22 Jun 1756. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 3, 1755 - 1764, Page 5, #36.

William Vaughan, Nottoway R.

VA Brun DB 06.065

22 Jun

1756

William Smith

His Son Peter Smith

180

Nottoway River

Gift. Purchased from John Brooks. Adjacent Nottoway River, George Rives, John Petway, Hinchy Mabry, dec'd. Witnesses: William Vaughan, Andrew Vaughan, William Knight. Recorded on 22 Jun 1756. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 3, 1755 - 1764, Page 5, #38.

VA Brun DB 06.065

22 Jun

1756

William Smith

His Son David Smith

200

Gift. Lower part of 400 acres where I now live. Witnesses: William Vaughan, Andrew Troughton, William Knight. Recorded on 22 Jun 1756. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 3, 1755 - 1764, Page 5, #39.

William Vaughan, Reedy Cr.

VA Brun DB 06.237

Jan

1758

Peter Tatum

Paul Tatum and Nathaniel Tatum

611

South Side of Reedy Creek

£40. Adjacent Thomas Jackson, James Clack, his own line, Edward Tatum. Witnesses: John Clack, William Vaughan, William Morris. Recorded on 24 Jan 1758. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 3, 1755 - 1764, Page 20, #157.

Brun DB 08.179

22 Jul 1765

Joseph Williamson,

of Dinwiddie Co

Robert Rivers

250

Reedy Br.

Witnessed by William Vaughan. Proved 22 Jul 1765. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 4, 1765-1770, Page 14, #109.

William Vaughan (of Southampton County)

Little Creek is in present day Greensville County

VA Brun DB 06.630

22 Dec

1760

John Willis

William Vaughan of Southampton County

300

Little Creek, Road to Hicks Ford.

£110. Tract 1: 150 acres conveyed by Samuel Harwell to Thomas Stagg 25 Jun 1748 conveyed to John Willis 25 Nov 1755. Tract 2: Adjacent 150 acres on north side of road to Hicks Ford part of a larger tract belonging to John Willis. Witnesses: Drury Stith, John Clack Will Thornton. Recorded on 21 Dec 1760. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 3, 1755 - 1764, Page 51, #406. [Note: See also Deed Book 11, Page 210]

VA Brun DB 11.210

24 Jan

1774

Augustine Willis and His Wife Ann and William Vaughan and His Wife Sarah

Benjamin Simmons

150

St. Andrews Parish on South Side of Little Creek

£75. Adjacent said Simmons, the road, Thomas Maclin. Witnesses: None. Proved 24 Jan 1774 & 25 Mar 1776. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 5, 1770-1775, Page 71, #519. [Note: See also Deed Book 6, Page 630.]

VA Brun DB 11.253

28 Mar

1774

Augustine Willis and His Wife Ann

Thomas Maclin

840

St. Andrews Parish on South Side of Little Creek

£500. Adjacent Alexander Watson, William Stark, the road, William Parham, the north side of Reedy Branch, Benjamin Simmons, William Vaughan. Witnesses: None. Proved 28 Mar 1774 & 27 Feb 1775. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 5, 1770-1775, Page 74, #548.

VA Brun DB 12.025

15 Mar

1776

Augustine Willis and His Wife Ann

William Parham

664

North Side of Meherrin River

Adjacent Allen, Simmons, Vaughan the road, Thomas Maclin, Reedy Branch, William Stark, James Wall. Witnesses: John Atkinson, Edmund Day Jr., Sampson Newsum. Proved 25 Mar 1776. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 6, 1770-1775, Page 2, #14.

VA Gree DB 01.440

28 Nov 1788

William Vaughan

& his wife Sarah Vaughan

Lockett Mitchell

350

Little Cr.

£300. Adjacent David Sill’s Estate, Harwood Majors, dec’d, Absalom Atkins, Thomas Maclin, Benjamin Simmons. Witnesses: Ben Goodrich, John Camp, Alexander Madill. Recorded 23 Mar 1792.

William Vaughan - Simmons Harwell

Brun DB 09.531

4 Apr 1769

Simmons Harwell

William Vaughan

Receipt in full satisfaction of my Legatee [Legacy] left to me by my grandfather. Proved 28 Aug 1769. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 4, 1765-1770, Page 80, #590.

VA Brun DB 10.046

18 May

1770

Simmons Harwell

Robert Gee, Sr.

100

Old Mill Path

£16. Adjacent Peoples. the old mill path, myself [the grantor], Meary Harwel. Witnesses: Robert Gee, Jr., James Vaughan, Sally Vaughan, William Lanier, Martin Baker, William Vaughan. Proved Oct 1770 & 26 Nov 1770. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 5, 1770-1775, Page 5, #32.

William Vaughan - Henry Field Deed

Brun DB 09.042

24 Aug 1767

Henry Fields,

of St. Andrews Parish

George Clayton,

of St. Andrews Parish

150

Adj. Vaughan. [Note: This is a descendant of Richard of Waqua Cr/Beaver Pond Br.] Proved 24 Aug 1767. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 4, 1765-1770, Page 44, # 351.

VA Brun DB 10.021

18 Jul

1770

George Clayton, of Dinwiddie

James Field, of Prince George Co.

150

£50. Originally patented to Henry Field on 10 Jul 1767 for £50. Witnesses: William Call, William Walker, Theo Field Robert Walker, William Vaughan, William Ivey, William Abernathy. Proved 22 Oct 1770. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 5, 1770-1775, Page 3, #16.

Capt. William Vaughan, of Sussex Co., m. Sarah, of Rattlesnake Cr. and Beddingfield Cr. (Southeast Corner of Brunswick Co.)

VA Brun DB 10.075

7 Jan

1771

Drury Ledbetter and His Wife Winnifred Ledbetter, of Meherrin Parish

William Vaughan, of Sussex Co.

640

£175. Tract 1: 240 acres originally patented Henry Ledbetter on 31 Oct 1726. Tract 2. 400 acres patented to Drury Ledbetter on 21 May 1770. Adjacent White Oak Swamp and Sims. Witnesses: Henry Mounger, Dughlas Wilkins, William Richardson, Durham Hall, Patrick Hall. Proved 25 Feb 1771. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 5, 1770-1775, Page 7, #50.

VA Brun DB 12.074

2 Nov

1774

Charles Ledbetter and His Wife Frances

John Dunn

332

£120. Joining John Baker, Walton’s Church Road, Widow Cato, Cuddy Smith, Vaughan. Witnesses: George Walton, Charles Smith, William Garner. Proved 26 Jun 1775 & 26 Aug 1776. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 6, 1770-1775, Page 6, #43.

VA Brun DB 12.076

2 Nov

1774

Charles Ledbetter and His Wife Frances

John Dunn

100

Meadow Branch, Reedy Branch

£120. Joining Vaughan, Widow Britt, Henry Ledbetter, Thomas Howell. Witnesses: Charles Smith, George Walton, William Garner. Proved 16 Jun 1775 & 26 Aug 1776. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 6, 1770-1775, Page 6, #44.

VA Brun DB 13.018

19 Sep

1777

John Dunn and His Wife Prudence

Henry Ledbetter

100

Spring Branch

£65s10. Adjacent Thomas Howell, William Vaughan. Witnesses: Absalom Bennitt, Drury Moore, George Walton. Proved 26 Jan 1778 & 28 Sep 1778. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 6, 1770-1775, Page 29, #241.

VA Brun DB 13.156

3 Jan

1778

William Jones and His Wife Martha of Northampton County

William Vaughan

1000

North side of Beding Felds Cr., adj. the mouth of Race Path Br.

£750. Adj. Jesse Beawar’s former line, Moses Johnson, Evanes Road, Brewers Branch, Gedion Harris, Roland Williams’ former line, First Branch. Witnesses: Lewis Williams, Lucy Jones, Rebeca Arnold. Acknowledged 25 Jul 1778. Proved 24 Aug 1778. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 6, 1770-1775, Page 41, #344.

VA Brun DB 13.017

27 Jan

1778

John Dunn and His Wife Prudence

Charles Smith

332

£140. Part of a patent to Charles Ledbetter in 1763, adjacent Wallton’s Church Road, James Randle, William Vaughan Said Smith, Catoe, Tatum, Briggs Goodrich. Witnesses: None. Proved 26 Jan 1778 & 28 Sep 1778. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 6, 1770-1775, Page 29, #240.

VA Brun DB 13.304

20 Apr

1779

Henry Brewer and William Brewer and His Wife Mary

Jesse Brewer

250

[Bedingfield’s] Creek joining the mouth of Indian Camp Branch

£100. Adj. Vaughan. Witnesses: William Vaughan, John Brewer, George Brewer. Proved 26 Jul 1779. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 6, 1770-1775, Page 56, #471.

VA Brun DB 13.372

24 Sep

1779

William Vaughan and His Wife Sarah

George Walton

640

south side of White Oak Swamp

£1000. Patents to Henry Ledbetter, Drury Ledbetter (dated 31 Oct 1726 & 12 May 1770) joining Smith, James Randle, Howell, Henry Ledbetter, Adam Flemmins. Witnesses: Absalom Bennit, John Brewer, William Brewer. Proved 27 Sep 1779. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 6, 1770-1775, Page 63, #529.

VA Brun DB 13.387

26 Aug

1779

George Ledbetter and His Wife Elizabeth

Clement P. Mallery

200

Mouth of Little Cr., Fountain’s Cr.

£3000. Joining Adam Fleming, Nathan Harriss. Witnesses: Absalom Bennet, James Randel, George Walton, Beverly Randel. John Powell and William Vaughan examined Elizabeth re her release of dower. Proved 27 Sep 1779. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 6, 1770-1775, Page 64, #542.

VA Brun DB 13.389

26 Aug

1779

George Ledbetter and His Wife Elizabeth

Clement Pines Mallery

400

£2000. Joining James Parson, Henry Walton, Fleming. Witnesses: Absalom Bennet, James Randel, George Walton, Beverly Randel. John Powell and William Vaughan examined Elizabeth re her release of dower. Proved 27 Sep 1779. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 6, 1770-1775, Page 64, #543.

VA Brun DB 14.607

12 Dec

1789

Nathaniel Mason, and His Wife Judith

William Vaughan

20

Beddingfield’s Creek

£27s10. Adjacent said Vaughan’s Mill, Jesse Brewer. Witnesses: Benjamin Harrison, John Brewer, John Phillups. JUDITH released her dower rights. Recorded 28 Jun 1790. Carol Morrison, http://www.usgwarchives.net/va/brunswick.htm

VA Brun DB 15.073

20 Oct

1790

John Brewer and William Brewer

William Vaughan

9

Rattlesnake Cr.

£47s5. Adjacent William Grey, James Wright, William Vaughan, Evan’s Road, Benjamin Edwards. Witnesses: Les. Vaughan, William Crestenberry, Mary Crestenberry. Recorded 25 Apr 1791. Carol Morrison, http://www.usgwarchives.net/va/brunswick.htm [Note: The Land Tax Digests indicate the correct acreage is 90 acres.]

VA Brun DB 15.515

5 Sep

1792

William Brewer

William Vaughan

96 ½

Rattlesnake Cr.

£48s5. Adjacent Henry Ledbetter’s Spring Br., Henry Ledbetter, Fleming, Said Brewer. Witnesses: Willis Brewer, Morris Pearson, Edward Kelly. Proved 28 Apr 1794. Carol Morrison, http://www.usgwarchives.net/va/brunswick.htm

Brun DB 17.297

20 Oct 1797

William Vaughan

& his wife Sarah Vaughan

George Walton

50

£20. Adj. said Vaughan’s old line, Charles Ledbetter, Adam Fleming. No witnesses. Recorded 24 Sep 1798.

Brun DB 17.271

23 Jul 1798

William Gray

& his wife Mary Gray

William Vaughan

210

£126. Adjoining William Hancock, Edmund Lamberton?, William Vaughan. No witnesses. Recorded 23 Jul 1798.

VA Brun DB 29.260

10 Jul 1827

Robert H. Vaughan,

of _____ Co.

Alfred J. Vaughan

 

 

[Hard to Read.] $500. All his interest as a son of Robert Vaughan who was the son of William Vaughan of Brunswick Co. depending upon the death of his aunts Elizabeth Rebecca Holman Vaughan, Sarah D. W. Vaughan & Mary A. Vaughan, without heirs. Witnesses: P. M. Ledbetter, B. J.? Vaughan, Joseph _____. Recorded 23 Apr 1831.

VA Brun DB 30.545

2 Jan 1836

Robert H. Vaughan

William S. Bass

15x 1/4

 

[Too Hard to Read.] $333. Allotted to Robert H. Vaughan from his [grand]father William’s Estate. Witnesses: ? Recorded 28 Mar 1836.

William Vaughan - Pole Cat Br.

VA Brun DB 10.127

4 Apr

1771

Peter Simmons and His Wife Elizabeth

Samuel Bagley

333

Pole Cat Branch

£170. Adjacent Brewer, Saunders, Clack, the Road, Williamson. Witnesses: William Vaughan, John Jones, Benjamin Seawell, Jr. Proved: 22 Apr 1771. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 5, 1770-1775, Page 12, #89.

VA Brun DB 10.128

4 Apr

1771

Peter Simmons and His Wife Elizabeth

Samuel Bagley

294

£30. Adj. Peoples, Nelson, Jackson. Witnesses: William Vaughan, John Jones, Benjamin Seawell, Jr. Proved: 22 Apr 1771. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 5, 1770-1775, Page 12, #90.

William Vaughan

VA Brun DB 23.467

10 Dec 1817

William Vaughan

Samuel M. Harris, 2nd part

Robert Vaughan 3rd part

$1. Secure loan £153 sh6 p8. Slaves. 1/6 undivided part of my father’s estate which is the dower of my mother. Witnesses: John Tucker, Charles Harris, Manson H...tt.. Recorded 22 Dec 1817.

William Vaughan

VA Brun DB 24.291

1819

William Vaughan

& his wife Hannah Vaughan

Green Lundie

50

£50. Adj. William K. Powell, Joel Atkerson. Witnesses: None. Recorded Apr 1819.

VA Brun DB 25.451

31 Jan 1823

William Vaughan

& his wife Hannah Vaughan

Benjamin S.Bass

22

SS Three Creeks

$121. Hard to read. Witnesses: J. B. Mallory?, _______, Robert H. Underhill. Recorded 28 Feb 1823.

VA Brun DB 26.097

20 Aug 1823

William Vaughan

& his wife Hannah Vaughan

_____

144

[Hard to Read.] $480. Witnesses: John Edwards, William Goodwyn, ____ Harrison. Recorded _____.

William Vaughan - Misc. First Appearing Prior to 1782

Brun DB 07.489

25 Jun 1764

James Parham,

of St. Andrews Parish

Marriott Harwell

Simmons Harwell, of St. Andrews Parish

200

Witnessed by William Vaughan. Proved [25 Jun 1764]. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 3, 1755-1764, Page 99, #783.

Brun DB 09.304

22 Oct 1764

Robert Jr Gee, of St. Andrews Parish

John Thrift, of St Andrew’s Parish

150

£25. Witnessed by William Vaughan. Proved 22 Oct 1764. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 4, 1765-1770, Page 69, #497.

Brun DB 09.456

18 Feb 1769

Robert Gee,

& his wife Elizabeth;

Robert Jr Gee,

& his wife Judith

Thomas Simmons

355

£100. Called Smokey Ordinary. Witnessed by William Vaughan. Proved 24 Apr 1769. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 4, 1765-1770, Page 73, #532.

VA Brun DB 10.322

21 Dec

1771

Moses Collier and His Wife Ann of St. Andrews Parish

David Sills of Same

168

West Side of Rocky Run

£84. Adj. the road and Daniel Mabry. Witnesses: William Vaughan, Drury Collier, John House. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 5, 1770-1775, Page 28, #214.

24 May

1773

The following were released for tithables due for the year 1762, which had been previously paid. David Vaughan, David Vaughan, James Vaughan, George Vaughan, William Vaughan. Brunswick County, Virginia Deed Book 11, Part 1, Page 138. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 5, 1770-1775, Page 59, #462.

VA Brun DB 13.055

30 Jan

1778

Thomas Peterson and His Wife Elizabeth of Prince George County

John Sturdivant, Jr.

200

£52s10. Which was willed to said Thomas Peterson by his father John Peterson of Meherrin Parish which was a moiety of 400 acres sold to John Peterson by Lewis Parham, adjacent Peterson, John Peterson, Chislew Curtis. Witnesses: George Hicks, H. Haynes, William Hay, Drury Rose, Lewis Lanier, Lewis Lanier, Jr., William Vaughan. Proved: 13 Feb 1778. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 6, 1770-1775, Page 32, #270.

27 Sep 1779

WILLIAM VAUGHAN was justice of County Court. Brunswick County, Virginia Deed Book 13, Page 370. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 6, 1770-1775, Page 62, #527.

1781 Greensville County was formed.

William Vaughan - Misc. First Appearing after 1781

19 Jul 1785

William Vaughan et al examined Rebecca Harwell, wife of James Harwell re release of her dower rights. Brunswick County, Virginia Deed Book 14, Page 111. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 6, 1770-1775, Page 83, #679.

19 Dec 1785

William Vaughan, et al examined Rebecca Walton, wife of Henry Walton, re release pf her dower rights. Brunswick County, Virginia Deed Book 14, Page 163. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 6, 1770-1775, Page 88, #725.

23 Nov 1789

William Vaughan posted bond to serve as Sheriff with James Bnlkick, Roger Mallory, Jr, Theophilus Harris, John Hicks, Charles Hicks, Beverly Brohn, Thomas Washington, Robert Harris is sureties. Recorded 23 Nov 1789. Brunswick County, Virginia Deed Book 14, Page 541. Carol Morrison, http://www.usgwarchives.net/va/brunswick.htm . See also Deed Book 14, Page 542.

Brun DB 18.184

21 May 1798

William Vaughan

Eli William Vaughan House,

Green ? House, Branch? Water? House,

Elinor House, Polly House

???

???

Gift Deed of slaves to Grandchildren. Recorded 26 Oct 1801.

Brun DB 17.523

15 Apr 1800

William Vaughan

Thomas Claiborne

Mortgage? Recorded 28 Apr 1800. [Extremely hard to read].

William B. Vaughan

VA Brun DB 28.323

13 Jan 1830

William B. Vaughan,

of Bedford Co.

William Rice

Mortgage secured by slaves. Witnesses: None. Recorded 13 Jan 1830.

VA Brun DB 29.230

28 Jan 1832

William B. Vaughan

& his wife Eliza Ann Vaughan, of Bedford Co.

John Manning

 245

Rattlesnake Cr.

[Hard to Read.] $245. Known as Wright’s _____. Adj. John Manning, Marshall Carpenter, William Brewer. Witnesses: None. Recorded Feb 1830.

VA Brun DB 33.215

5 Jan 1843

Joseph W. Clay,

of Nashville, Tn.

William B. Vaughan, of Bedford Co.

Power of attorney to collect monies in the hands of E. B. Hicks from the estate of M? Vaughan. Witnesses: Henry Hagan, notary public of Davidson Co., Tn. Recorded 26 Apr 1843.

VA Brun DB 33.216? 316?

25 Oct 1843

William B. Vaughan

& his wife Eliza of Bedford Co.

Nathaniel Mason

504

$500. Dower lands of Margaret Wyche, formerly Vaughan. Witnesses: None. Recorded Oct 1843.

William H. Vaughan

VA Brun DB 32.178

2 Jan 1841

Samuel D. Kelly

& his wife Mason

William H. Vaughan

277

Loyd’s Run

$850. Adj. Loyd’s Run (N), Elizabeth Brown (W), Lucy Robinson & John Oliver, formerly dower land of Eliza Lundie (E). Mason released her dower rights. Witnesses: None. Recorded Jan 1841.

[Unnamed] Vaughan

Brun DB 07.373

21 Sep 1763

George Clayton

Charles Clayton

783

Beaver Pond Br.

Gift from father to son. Adj. Vaughan. [Note: This is a descendant of Richard of Waqua Cr/Beaver Pond Br.] Proved Sep 1763. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 3, 1755-1764, Page 89, # 703.

VA Brun DB 12.116

25 Nov

1776

Mason Harwell and His Wife Lucy

John Cocke

290

South Side of Moore’s Swamp

£100. Tract 1: 250 acres which Mason Harwell had purchased from John Prince on the South Side of Moore’s Swamp adjacent Goodrich, Petway, John Batte (formerly Mr. Eaton), Vaughan, Brodnax; and Tract 2: 40 acres adjoining above which said Mason Harwell had purchased from Edward Goodrich adjacent Harwell, Pettway. Witnesses: None. Proved 25 Nov 1776, Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 6, 1770-1775, Page 9, #73.

VA Brun DB 12.156

24 Mar

1777

Charles King and His Wife Amy

Thomas Short

186

£100. Adjacent Fields, Harris, Vaughan. Witnesses: Thomas Stith. Proved 24 Mar 1777. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 6, 1770-1775, Page 12, #100.

VA Brun DB 14.027

24 Nov

1779

John Cocke and His Wife Lucy

William Stark

295

Morris Swamp

£4000. Where John Cocke now lives in St. Andrews Parish, joining said Cocke, Fredrick Harwekk, Morris Swamp, John Battes (formerly Mr. Eaton), Vaughan, Hamilton, the main road, John Loftin. Witnesses: Robert Walker, William Maclin, John Hamilton, Fredrick Maclin. His wife Lucy released her dower rights. Proved 27 Mar 1780 & 26 Jun 1780. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., Brunswick County Deed Books, Volume 6, 1770-1775, Page 72, #616.

VA Brun DB 14.558

20 Jul

1789

William Knight and William Keefoot, of Frederick Co.

Jonathan Fisher

382

£125. Part of 404 acres commonly called Otha Peters tract, Adjacent Vaughan, Love, Swanson, Center, Lambert. Witnesses: Buckner Stith, Jr., John Stith and John Dunkley. Recorded 25 Jan 1790. Carol Morrison, http://www.usgwarchives.net/va/brunswick.htm

Vaughan Misc

VA Brun DB 26.083

6 Jan 1819

William Vaughan, Dr. James Vaughan, Edward Avery & his wife Mary S. Avery (formerly Mary Vaughan), of York Dt. South Carolina

John Avery,

of Surry Co., Va.

400

Three Creeks

[Hard to Read.] £300. N49E 168; N78E 66 (Isaac Huze); S52E 184; S9E 172; S33W 216; up creek to beg. Recorded 8 Jul 1823.

Compiled By: David H. Robertson, 159 Hickory St., Roswell, GA 30075 davidhr@hushmail.com