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Land Grants in Current Sullivan County, Tennessee in the 1780s

 
 

was North Carolina

 
     
East Tennessee is part of Appalachia. At the end of the French and Indian War, colonists began drifting into the area. In 1769, they first settled along the Watauga River. During the Revolution, the Overmountain Men defeated British loyalists at the Battle of Kings Mountain. The State of Franklin was formed in the 1780s, but never admitted to the Union.
NC Grant Year Name Remarks
       
999 1782 Acuff, Timothy  
1374 1787 Adair, David Adare
1060 1782 Adair, John  
1016 1782 Adams, John  
1452 1788 Ames, Thomas  
1454 1788 Anderson, John  
1239 & 1265 1784 Anderson, William  
1219 1784 Anthony, William  
1138 1783 Armstrong, William  
1295 1784 Aronwine, John  
1483 1789 Bailey, Carr Bayley
1427 1788 Bailey, John Baley
1440 1788 Bailey, Walter  
1081 1782 Bailey, William  
1061 1782 Baler, Willery  
1074 1782 Banks, Thomas  
1184 1783 Barnett, John  
1058 1782 Beale, George  
1423 1787 Beeler, Joseph Bealer
1490 1789 Beeler, Jacob Belar
1417 & 1420 1787 Beelerr, John Belar
1279 1784 Bennett, Stephen  
1383 1787 Berry, Francis  
1018 1782 Biffle, Adam  
1359 & 1390 1787 Billingsbee, Samuel Billingslee
1455 1788 Blair, James  
1266 1784 Blanton, John  
1486 1789 Blanton, John  
1465 to 1467 1788 Bledsoe, Anthony  
1352 & 1356 1787 Bledsoe, Anthony  
1348 & 1426 1787 Blevins, William  
1162 and 1163 1783 Blythe, James  
1003 1782 Bragg, David  
1183 1783 Bragg, Joseph  
1111 & 1421 1782 & 1787 Brigham, James  
1203 1784 Brooks, George  
1373 1787 Broshare, Robert Samuel  
1139 & 1305 1783 & 1784 Burdwell, George  
1204 1784 Cabbaffrety, Moses  
1056 1782 Cain, James  
1087, 1284 & 1240 1782 & 1784 Caldwell, Thomas  
1377 1787 Caler, Frederick  
1414 & 1416 1787 Campbell, Arthur  
1249 1784 Campbell, Charles  
1287 1784 Campbell, James  
1264 & 1413 1784 & 1787 Campbell, Robert  
1353 1787 Carlisle, James  
1314 1784 Carney, John  
1144 1783 Carothers, John  
1323 1784 Carr, Jane  
1096 1782 Caswell, William  
1020 & 1382 1782 & 1787 Cavatt, Moses  
1140 1783 Cavell, Alexander  
1113 1782 Chambers, Marke  
1182 1783 Chastian, James  
1093 1782 Chastian, John  
1245 & 1345 1784 & 1787 Chisham, Elijah Chrisham
1153 & 1154 1783 Clark, Nathaniel  
1410 & 1448 1787 & 1788 Cloud, Jason  
1083 1782 Cloud, Joseph  
1059 & 1363 1782 & 1787 Cochran, John Cockon
1231, 1250, 1276 1784 Cocke, Peter  
1073 & 1291 1782 & 1784 Colbaugh, Henry Colpeh, Colpoh
1094 & 1474 1782 & 1789 Cole, Joseph  
1472 1789 Cole, Joseph, Sr.  
1005 & 1493 1782 & 1789 Cole, Solomon  
1220, 1278, 1344 & 1398 1784 & 1787 Cooper, James  
1307 1784 Cooper, John  
1296 1784 Copeland, James  
1159 1783 Copenhafer, Thomas  
1388 1787 Coplan, William  
1022 1782 Cotter, John  
1066 1782 Cowen, Robert  
1355 1787 Cox, Abraham  
1283 1784 Cox, Edward  
1306 1784 Cox, Jacob  
1379 & 1479 1787 & 1789 Cox, John  
1242 1784 Coyl, Robert  
1168 & 1299 1783 & 1784 Craft, Michael  
1274 1784 Cragon, Patrick  
1116 & 1336 1782 & 1787 Craig, John  
1149 1783 Crockett, John  
1496 1789 Crockett, Joseph  
1237 1784 Crockett, Robert  
1320 1784 Dailey, John  
1199 1784 Daniel, James  
1084 1782 Davis, Edmund  
1322 1784 Davis, Nathaniel  
1118, 1152 & 1201 1782, 1783 & 1784 Delaney, William  
1252 1784 Delay, George  
1217 1784 Densmore, Adam  
1303 1784 Dever, John  
1155 1783 Dillingham, Vachel  
998 1782 Doak, Samuel  
1004 & 1282 1782 & 1784 Donaldson, Stokeley  
1221 1784 Dotson, Elisha  
1491 1789 Dotson, Lazarus  
1481 & 1489 1789 Dotson, Rawleigh Dodson
1048, 1053 & 1301 1782 & 1784 Douglass, Jonathan  
1340 1787 Duff, William  
1326 1787 Duggan, Daniel Dungan
1262 1784 Dykes, William  
1200 1784 Eames, Thomas  
1006 & 1169 1782 & 1783 Easley, Stephen  
1208 1784 Edwards, Nicholas  
1495 1789 Eller, Jacob  
1447 1788 Elliott, William  
1080 1782 Ervin, David  
1312 1784 Fisher, Archibald  
1218 1784 Fitrell, Isaac  
1109 & 1197 1782 & 1784 Fitsworth, Isaac  
1158 1783 Fitsworth, Thomas  
1181, 1185, 1230, 1302, 1380, & 1395 1783, 1784 & 1787 Fitzgerald, Garrett Fitzgarrell, Fitzjarrall
1194 1783 Ford, Loyd  
1450 1788 Ford, Mordicai  
1251 1784 Gambill, David  
1170 & 1445 1783 & 1788 Gammon, Richard  
1156 & 1233 1783 & 1784 Gates, Charles  
1271 1784 Gates, James  
1228 1784 Gates, John  
1311 1784 Gates, Joseph  
1297 1784 Gentrey, Charles  
1244 1784 Gibbons, Thomas  
1357 1787 Gilbert, John  
1430 1788 Gilbreath, Arthur  
1433 & 1449 1788 Goad, William  
1108 1782 Good, John  
1347 1787 Grant, Alexander  
1002 1782 Grant, Daniel  
1102 & 1164 1782 & 1783 Gray, Robert  
1387 1787 Green, Richard  
1268 1784 Grimes, David  
1497 1789 Gross, Jacob  
1403 1787 Grub, Jacob  
1232 1784 Hacker, Julius  
1460 1788 Hail, Robert  
1127, 1133 & 1371 1782, 1783 & 1787 Hall, John Hail
1381, 1396 & 1397 1787 Hall, William  
1349 1787 Hambleton, Robert  
1407 1787 Hamilton, James  
1415, 1471, 1475 & 1476 1787 & 1789 Harklerode, Henry Herkleroad, Hirkelroad,
1098 1782 Harris, James  
1103 1782 Harrison, Robert  
1350 1787 Harroll, John  
1261 1784 Haywood, Mordecai  
996 1782 Hedrick, Jacob  
1341 1787 Henderson, John  
1015 & 1298 1782 & 1784 Hollis, James  
1071 1782 Hollis, John  
1072 1782 Hollis, William  
1404 1787 Holloway, John  
1188 1783 Holt, Francis  
1431 1788 Houser, John Houzer
1428 1788 Houser, Nicholas Houzer
1498 1789 Huffman, Peter  
1338 1787 Hughes, David  
995, 1014, &1263 1782 & 1784 Hughes, Henry Hues
1339 1787 Hughes, James  
1362 1787 Hyland, James  
1375 1787 Jack, Joseph  
1269 1784 Jackson, John  
1143 1783 Jennings, William  
1401 1787 Johnston, John  
1316 1784 Johnston, Joseph  
1470 1789 Ketrene, Lawrence Laurence
1254 1784 Kincace, Joseph  
1157 & 11 72 1783 Kincannon, Andrew  
1065 & 1191 1782 & 1783 King, John  
1273 & 1429 1784 & 1788 King, Thomas  
1365 & 1453 1787 & 1788 King, William  
1369 1787 Lane, Aquilla Lain
1360 1787 Lane, Lambeth Lain
1372 1787 Lane, Richard Lain
1247 1784 Lane, William  
1257 1784 Laner, Francis  
1378 1787 Latham, William
with
Richardson, William
McCoy, David
McCoy, Spencer
 
1330-1335 1787 Latham, William with
Richardson, William and
McCoy, David
 
1097 1782 Laughlin, Alexander  
1099 1782 Laughlin, James  
1178 and 1179 1783 Laughlin, John  
1078 1782 Leeper, Andrew b. 1738
1412 1787 Leeper, Guian Guyan or Guine, b. 1732
1248 1784 Leeper, John b, 1744
997 1782 Leiper, Mary  
1364 & 1408 1787 Lewis, Nathaniel  
1308 1784 Lisbey, Aaron  
1309 1784 Lisbey, William  
1051 1782 Little, Andrew  
1434 1788 Little, Mathias  
1052 1782 Little, Valentine  
1485 1789 Locksley, Robert  
1115 1782 Long, John  
1150 1783 Looney, Benjamin  
1141, 1235, 1256, 1502 & 1503 1783 1784, & 1789 Looney, David  
1067 1782 Looney, John  
1148, 1171 & 1443 1783 & 1788 Looney, Moses  
1389 1787 Lyne, Edmund  
1011 1782 Mahan, David  
1055 1782 Malone, John  
1406 1787 Mansfield, John Manifee, Manifield
1223 & 1370 1784 & 1787 Mansfield, John with Rodes, Christian Manifee, Road
1112 1782 Mansfield, John with Rodes, Christpher  
1500 1789 Matlock, Moses  
1318 1784 Mauck, Henry Mock
1024 & 1213 1782 & 1784 Maxwell, George  
1021 1782 Maxwell, Jesse  
1376 1787 Maxwell, Nathaniel  
1293 1784 Maxwell, Thomas  
1236 1784 McBroom, John  
1464 1788 McBroom, Thomas  
1224 1784 McCall, Peter  
114 1782 McCarrnning, James  
1028 1782 McClennan, Abraham  
1207 & 1494 1784 & 1789 McCormack, William  
1378 1787 McCoy, David
with
McCoy, Spencer
Latham, William
Richardson, William
 
1330-1335 1787 McCoy, David with Latham, William and
Richardson, William
 
1378 1787 McCoy, Spencer
with
Latham, William
Richardson, William
McCoy, David
 
1399 1787 McDaniel, James  
1216 1784 McFarlan, John  
1241 & 1275 1784 McFeeter, Samuel McFeeters
1145 1783 McKinley, Samuel  
1477 1789 McMillin, William  
1091 1782 McMurray, John  
1010 1782 McMurray, Samuel  
1209 & 1400 1784 & 1787 McWhiter, James McWherter
1019 1782 Merritt, Benjamin  
1008 & 1418 1782 & 1787 Miller, Daniel  
1419 1787 Miller, Frederick  
1227 1784 Miller, John  
1054 1782 Miner, John  
1130-1132 1782 Mitchell, Joab  
1121-1126, 1128 and 1129 1782 Mitchell, Mark  
1473 1789 Money, Benjamin  
1277 1784 Moore, Joseph  
1095 1782 Moorfield, John  
1393 1787 Morgan, Charles  
1346 1787 Morrill, John  
1354 1787 Morrill, Thomas Murrill
1196 1784 Morrison, Michael  
1319 1784 Morrison, Patrick  
1173 and 1175 1783 Morrison, Peter  
1310 1784 Mullins, John  
1385 1787 Murphy, John  
1198 &1267 1784 Murphy, Levi Levy
1480 1789 Myers, Martin  
1424, 1425 & 1432 1787 & 1788 Neadeaver, Jacob Nedeaver
1186 1783 Nowlin, Bryant Ward  
1211 1784 Odam, James  
1092 1782 Offield, James  
1160, 1177 and 1187, 1192 and 1193 1783 Orth, Adam  
1402 1787 Palate, Ann  
1012 & 1327 to 1328 1782 & 1787 Patterson, James  
1077 1782 Patterson, Robert  
1064 1782 Patterson, William  
1461 1788 Payne, Charles  
1009, 1458, 1463 & 1484 1782, 1788 & 1789 Payne, William  
1499 1789 Peirpoint, Larkin  
1272 1784 Pemberton, John  
1029 1782 Pemberton, William  
1085 1782 Peters, Coonrad  
1290 1784 Poole, Alexander  
1063 & 1106 1782 Ramsey, Josiah  
1422 1787 Rhea, John  
1313 1784 Rice, Henry  
1378 1787 Richardson, William
with
McCoy, David
McCoy, Spencer
Latham, William
 
1330-1335 1787 Richardson, William with Latham, William and
McCoy, David
 
1110, 1214 & 1270 1782 & 1784 Ridley, George  
1435 1788 Roberts, William  
1134-1136 1783 Robertson, Elijah  
1286 1784 Robertson, George  
1343, 1451 1787 & 1788 Robertson, John Roberson
1223 & 1370 1784 & 1787 Rodes, Christian with Mansfield, John Road, Manifee,
1112 1782 Rodes, Christopher with Mansfield, John  
1210 & 1438 1784 & 1788 Rodgers, Joseph Rogers
1386 1787 Ross, David  
1180 1783 Routledge, William  
1107 1782 Rowler, Martain  
1075 1782 Russell, Brewer  
1315 1784 Russell, George  
1105, 1117, 1147, 1151 1782 & 1783 Scott, John  
1165 & 1174 1783 Scott, William  
1234 1784 Sellers, Robert  
1504 1789 Sharpe, Anthony  
1119, 1025 & 1482 1782 & 1789 Sharpe, John Sharp
1294 & 1300 1784 Sharpe, Thomas  
1280 & 1304 1784 Shelby, David  
1000 & 1457 1782 & 1788 Shelby, John  
1088 1782 Shell, Arnold  
1046 1782 Shelton, Lewis  
1444 1788 Shipley, Richard  
1082 1782 Shoulds, Patrick  
1246 & 1368 1784 & 1787 Shute, John  
1405 1787 Shutts, Martin  
1253 & 1258 1784 Simpson, Henry  
1292 1784 Sims, Bartlett  
1023 1782 Smith, Anderson  
1260 1784 Smith, James  
1007, 1101 & 1167 1782 & 1783 Smith, Joseph  
1049 1782 Smith, Peter  
1057, 1086, and 1446 1782 & 1788 Smith, Samuel  
1225 1784 Smith, Solomon  
1289 & 1391 1784 & 1787 Smith, William  
1255 1784 Snodgrass,John  
1367 1787 Spar, Henry  
1462 & 1469 1788 & 1789 Spurgin, William  
1069 1782 Steel, Robert  
1202 & 1488 1784 & 1789 Stubblefield, William Weighet
1243 & 1317 1784 Talley, John  
1215 1784 Thomas, William  
1325 & 1456 1784 & 1788 Thompson, James  
1436 1788 Thompson, John  
1050, 1351 &1394 1782 & 1787 Topp, Roger Rodger, Roget
1205 1784 Tredway, William  
1411 1787 Tredway, William  
1146 1783 Turney, Henry  
1120 1782 Vanters, Jesse  
1001 1782 Vawter, Philemon  
1501 1789 Venus, Margaret  
1358 1787 Vincent, Thomas  
1026 1782 Wade, David  
1212 1784 Wade, Edward  
1027 1782 Wade, Robert  
1409 1787 Waggoner, Andrew  
1222 1784 Waggoner, Henry  
1047 1782 Waldrope, James  
1478 1789 Walker, Felix  
1017 1782 Wallace, Joseph  
1324 1784 Wallace, Thomas  
1366 1787 Wallen, Joseph  
1337 1787 Waller, Elisha  
1206 1784 Waller, Johnston  
1281 1784 Ward, Edward  
1487 1789 Warren, William  
1442 1788 Warrick, Martin  
1229 & 1459 1784 & 1788 Weaver, Christian  
1329 1787 Weaver, Michael  
1068 1782 Webb, Benjamin  
1070 1782 Webb, David  
1176 1783 Webb, George  
1104 1782 Webb, John  
1384 1787 Whealer, James  
1321 & 1439 1784 & 1788 Widenor, Lewis Whitnee
1361 1787 Williams, Robert  
1142 1783 Willoughy, Andrew  
1285 1784 Willson, Augustine  
1437 1788 Wilson, Samuel  
1100 1782 Young, Elizabeth  
1076, 1089,1090, 1226 & 1259 1782 & 1784 Young, Robert  
 
     
     
 

 

 
 

 

 
     
 

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