Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Tax List 1787 - Davidson County, Tennessee

Tax List 1787 - Davidson County, Tennessee

History of Davidson County, Tennessee, with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Its Prominent Men and Pioneers, by Prof. W. W. Clayton, J. W. Lewis & Co., Philadelphia, 1880, Reproduced by Higginson book Company, 1996, p. 58

Names of persons who were in Davidson county, in 1787, being the first year in which the tax on land and polls was taken, being (white) males over twenty-one years, three hundred and seventy-two and blacks one hundred and five between twelve and sixty years old.

Name Number of Taxables Name Number of Taxables
Armstrong, William 1 Anderson, Henry 1
Allard, Hardy 1 Armstrong, Francis 2
Bradshaw, H. 1 Boyles, H. 1
Boyers, H. 1 Berry, William 1
Baker, Nicholas 1 Baker, Reuben 1
Baker, A. 1 Borin, B. 1
Borin, William 1 Boyd, James 1
Bell, Hugh 2 Bushnell, __ 2
Baker, Joshua 1 Boyd, John 2
Bosley, James 17 Bell, John 2
Brown, Thomas 3 Butcher, G. 1
Barrow, John 1 Brown, William 1
Blair, Thomas 1 Buchanan, Samuel 1
Byrnes, James 1 Buchanan, John 1
Bowan, Thomas 1 Bradford, Henry 2
Buchanan, Archibald 2 Barnett, Robert 1
Blackamore, John 8 Blackamore, William 2
Blackamore, Thomas 2 Blackamore, George 1
Boyd, Andrew 1 Bodey, William 1
Boyd, John 1 Cartwright, J. 1
Crow, D. 1 Coonrod, N. 3
Cooper, James 1 Crane, John 1
Crawford, George 1 Carr, Robert 1
Contes, C. 1 Cain, Jesse 1
Comstock, Thomas 1 Crutcher, Thomas 1
Crutcher, William 1 Castleman, Jacob 1
Casselman, Andrew 1 Clark, Lardner 1
Casselman, John 1 Casselman, Benjamin 1
Cox, Thomas 1 Cockrill, John 1
Cox, John 1 Cox, Phenix 1
Carnahan, A. 1 Connor, William 1
Canyer, William 1 Cartwright, Robert 5
Cochran, John 1 Craighead, Thomas B. 2
Donaldson, Jacob 1 Duncan, M. 1
Duncan, John 1 Delaney, James 1
Dodge, Richard 1 Duncan, William 1
Duncan, Samuel and John 2 Donaldson, James 1
Duncan, D. 1 Drake, Benjamin 2
Drake, John 1 Drake, Benjamin, Jr. 1
Donaldson, William 12 Donaldson, John 3
Dennings, Robert 1 Exheart, D. 1
Ewing, Andrew 1 Ewing, Alexander 3
Euman, E. 1 Evan, Jesse 1
Edmonston, William, John, Robert, and Robert (2d) 4 Evans, John 1
Espy, James 1 Elliot, Falkner 1
Elliot, __ 1 Frazer John 1
Flancy, Daniel 1 Ford, Issac, Lewis, John 3
Freeland, Samuel 1 Foster, James 1
Frazer, Daniel 2 French, Thomas 1
Gilliland, Hugh 2 Guise, Charles and John 5
Gibson, John 1 Gramer, John 1
Grant, Squire 4 Gallaspy, William 1
Gentry, John 1 Geter, Argolas 1
Glaves, Michael 1 Guffy, Alexander and Henry 2
Hogan, Daniel 1 Harrod, Barnard 1
Hardin, M. 1 Hooper, William 1
Hooper, Absalom 7 Hall, James 1
Handley, S. 1 Huston, Ben 1
Hardin, B. 1 Hogan, H. 1
Henry, Hugh and Isaac 2 Hay, David 3
Hodge, F. 1 Harmand, Anthony 1
Hampton, A. 3 Howard, John 1
Hollis, James, John, Joshua
Samuel
4 Heaton, Robert and Amos 5
Hinds, William, Hamilton
James and Thomas
3 Harrold, Robert 1
Hays, Robert 4 Hope, John 1
Hannah, Jos. 2 Hornberger, Phil. 1
Harris, James 1 Ilor, M. 1
Jones, James and John 2 James, Daniel and Edward 2
James, Thomas 7 Joslin, Ben 1
Johns, Richard 1 Johnston, William 1
Kirkpatrick, John 3 Kennedy, Robert 1
Love, Joseph 1 Loggans, William 1
Lewis, Thomas and Hugh 2 Lenier, James and Henry 4
Lucas, Andrew 1 Lyles, Hugh 1
Long, William 1 Lancaster, Jno., 2 and Wm., 1 3
Lynn, Adam 1 Lindsay, James 1
Luper, John 1 Martin, Joseph 1
Marshall, William 1 McAllister, James 1
Mears, William 1 McNight, William 1
McFarland, John 1 Motheral, John 1
Mitchell, William 2 Mayfield, Isaac 1
Marshall, John 1 McGowen, Samuel 1
McDowell, John 1 McNight, Robert 1
Moore, William 1 Marlin, Archibald 1
McCarty, Jacob 1 McAntosh, Ben 1
Miller, Isaac 1 McAntosh, Thos. And Chas. 2
Murdoch, John 1 Martin, Samuel 2
McCain, Thomas 1 McFarland, Thomas 1
Maclin, William 7 McGough, John 1
Molloy, Thomas 3 Miniss, Ben 1
Moore, Alexanderv 1 McWhister, William 1
Martin, Archibald 1 McCutchen, Patrick, Samuel,
And James
3
McSpadden, __ 1 Murry, Thomas 1
McLane, Ephraim 1 McLane, Ephraim, (2d) 1
McFadden, Jas. 2, David 1, 3 McFarlin, James 2
McSea, John 1 Nobles, Mark 1
Neal, Thomas 1 Nash, William 1
Nusam, Jonas 2 Neely, Isaac 2
Nevilles, George 4 Owens, Charles and Arthur 2
Oglesby, John 1 O’Neall, Jonathan 2
Overall, Nathaniel and Wm. 2 Prince, Francis 10
Phillips, John 1 Pennington, Jacob 4
Pirtle, George 1 Payne, Matthew, George and
Josiah
3
Peterson, Isaac 1 Pollock, William B. 1
Pennington, Isaac 3 Prochman, Phil. 1
Ruland, Lewis 1 Ray, Stephen 1
Rounsevall, David, Isaac and
Josiah
3 Robertson, Alex 2
Robertson, M. and Mark 2 Ralston, David 1
Ramsey, William 1 Reckner, Coonrod 1
Roberts, Isaac 1 Reed, Alexander 1
Robertson, Elijah 6 Robertson, Richard 1
Robertson, James 8 Ramsey, Josiah 2
Ross, James 1 Stuart, William 1
Shaw, Joseph, William and
David
3 Shannon, Samuel, William
and David
3
Shoat, Isaac 1 Standley, David, Joseph and
John
3
Smothers, A. 1 Spiles, W. 1
Singleton, St. John 1 Smith, Jesse and Ezekial 2
Stump, Frederick 4 Stump, Frederick, Jr. 1
Shannon, John 1 Steel, Andrew 1
Sutton, M. 1 Stull, Zachariah 1
Scott, James 1 Swanson, Edward 1
Sides, P. 2 Shelby, Evan 4
Thompson, Azariah 4 Thompson, Thomas,Laurence and Andrew 3
Taylor, Thomas 1 Thomas, John, William, Isaac, John 4
Tillsforth, Isaac 3 Thompson, Charles, James, Robert 3
Taitt, William 1 Titus, Ebenezer 1
Todd, James 1 Tennin, H. and James 2
Walker, Samuel, John, Phil. 3 Walker, John 2
Wells, H. 1 Winters, C. and M. 2
Wallace, Samuel 1 Willis, James 1
Williamson, James 3 Williams, Dan and Daniel 2
Williams, Sampson 1 Williams, William 2
Woolard, Isaac 1 White, Solomon 1
Wilcocks, Samuel 6