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Box 1


Contains 36 Collections and/or Records:

Indenture, Ambrose and Sarah Crain and Thomas Lecky, 1804-05-31

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 11
Scope and Contents A manuscript indenture for the purchase of land by Thomas Lecky (Lackey) from Ambrose and Sarah Crain of Rockbridge County, Virginia. It is noted that the land is along some "small waters of James' River." The property bordered land of John Jacobs, Thomas Auchletree (Ocheltree), Matthew Houston, and Bousman ( Bosserman?)
Dates: 1804-05-31

Deed, William H. H. Dixon and Julia A. Dixon and Sally J. Dixon, 1885-03-10

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 12
Scope and Contents Deed for land along South Buffalo Creek in Rockbridge County, Virginia. William H. H. Dixon and his wife Julia A. Dixon were living in Fannin County, Texas at the time of the creation of the deed.
Dates: 1885-03-10

Indenture, Heirs of James Dougherty to Jacob Fuller and James McClung, 1810-10-03

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 13
Scope and Contents The heirs of James Dougherty were William, Daniel, and Rebecca Doty. The being sold was in two tracts totalling about one hundred acres along Mill Creek near the "great road between Lexington and Staunton, in Rockbridge County, Virginia. The tract was previously owned by Philip Hoyleman (Hileman). James Whiteside and Mary Daugherty are also mentioned in the indenture.
Dates: 1810-10-03; 1895

Deed, I.C., Kitty, and Mary J. Estill to William Washington, 1896-09-04

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 15
Scope and Contents For the purchase of twenty-nine and three quarter acres near Lexington on the southern side abutting lots owned by J.T.L. Preston heirs, John C. Boude heirs, and Andrew Wallace heirs. This folder also includes an oversize fire insurance certificate for a two story frame house owned by the Estill family on the north-east end of Nelson Street. The policy was with the Petersburg Savings and Insurance Company.
Dates: 1896-09-04

Deed, Elizabeth R. and Elijah R. Funkhouser to daughters, 1910-05-04

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 16
Scope and Contents Deed is for a gift of the property at corner of Jackson Ave. and White St., Lexington, Virginia to Funkhouser daughters, Bessie F. Rader, Inez C. Funkhouser, Nettie M. Leitch, Edith Dunnington, and Judith R. Hutton.
Dates: 1910-05-04

Indenture, Lewis Gearheart and his wife Phoebe to Henry Gearheart, 1812-09-01

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 17
Scope and Contents An indenture for land between Lewis Gearheart, his wife Phebe, and Henry Gearheart. The land was on the James River in Rockbridge County.
Dates: 1812-09-01

Deed, David Greenlee to Reuben Grigsby, 1780

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 18
Scope and Contents From the Collection: A collection of original land deeds and indentures from the vicinity of Rockbridge County, Virginia collected by the Rockbridge Historical Society.
Dates: 1780

Indenture, James F. Harper and his wife Martha Harper to William and John M. Harper, 1841

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 19
Scope and Contents An indenture for land between James F. Harper, his wife Martha, William Harper, and John M. Harper. The land is in Rockbridge County on the North River.
Dates: 1841

Deed, Andrew W. Cameron Sr. to Jos H. Sherrard and others, 1882

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 20
Scope and Contents Deed for land in Rockbridge County distributed amongst Cameron's children and spouses.
Dates: 1882