SIMS INDEX TO LAND GRANTS IN WEST VIRGINIA
HAMPSHIRE COUNTY, VA
1762 - 1863

Name of Grantee

Acres

Local Description

Year

Book

Page

Abernathy, James

50

South Br. Mt.

1836

7

527

Abernathy, James

86

Swisher's Run

1836

7

526

Abernathy, James

122

Swisher's Mt.

1834

3

372

Abernathy, James

15

Campbell's Mt.

1841

7

72

Abernathy, James

197

South Branch

1843

7

125

Abernathy, James

400

South Branch

1836

7

520

Abernathy, James

133

South Branch

1858

7

463

Abernathy, John

114 1/2

Adj. Widow Riley

1819

5

252

Abernathy, John

386

Allegheny Mt

1791

6

109

Abernathy, John

20

Adj. Old Tract

1791

6

94

Abernathy, John

5

North, Branch

1800

9

247

Abernathy, Thomas

23

Stony Run

1836

7

524

Abernathy, Thomas

41

Stony Run

1834

3

371

Abernathy, William (of Sam)

48

South Branch

1836

3

435

Abernathy, William

23 1/2

Wts. Potomac

1856

7

404

Action, John

54

Adj. S. Kite

1792

6

215

Action, Richard

373

Bear Camp Drains

1779

2

154

Action, Richard

187

Adj. E. Poston

1779

2

155

Action, Richard

110

North Branch

1791

6

158

Adams, Jacob Sr

10 3/4

Patterson's Cr

1858

7

471

Adams, William

369

Timber Ridge

1789

8

242

Adams, William

481

South Br

1789

8

241

Adams, William et al

400

Patterson's Cr

1797

9

139

Airson, Jacob

464

South Branch

1789

8

430

Airson, John

414

Green Spring Run

1789

8

429

Airson, John

317

South Branch

1789

8

428

Akers, Ann

93

Knobly Mt

1812

5

101

Alban, James W

2

Bush's Run

1840

7

40

Albright, Jonathan W et al

1 1/2

Sandy Ridge

1854

7

369

Albright, Samuel

1

Lit. Cacapon

1859

7

488

Alderton, William

13 1/2

Potomac River

1816

5

185

Alderton, William

67

Easter Run

1812

5

81

Alderton, William

100

Wts. Potomac

1820

5

288

Alderton, William

40

Gr. Cacapon

1796

9

52

Alderton, William

73 1/2

Alderton Mt.

1855

7

553

Alender - See Allender

Alexander, Robert

267

Lit Cacapon

1789

8

183

Alexander, William

268 1/2

Cacapon Mt.

1794

6

412

Alger, Abraham J

21 3/4

Lit. Cacapon

1853

7

349

Alkier - See Alkire

Alkier, Maunis

294

Wits. Potomac

1765

1

243

Alkire - See Alkier

Alkire, Manus (Maurus)

304

South Branch

1788

8

102

Alkire, Nimrod

10

North Branch

1860

7

509

Allaback, John

9 3/4

Chestnut Spg. Run

1812

5

83

Allaback, John

18 1/2

Gr. Cacapon

1817

5

197

Allen, James

107

Patterson's Cr.

1832

3

289

Allen, James

54

Patterson's Cr.

1848

7

256

Allen, John

50

Big Cacapon

1820

5

311

Allen, John Sr

74

Sand Creek

1800

9

281

Allen, Robert

39

Town Hill

1803

9

433

Allen, Thomas

110

Patterson's Cr.

1816

5

196

Allender, James

90

Lit. Cacapon

1823

5

377

Allender, Thomas

6

South Branch

1853

7

356

Allender, William

285

Wts. Potomac

1789

8

477

Alverson, A M

110

Knobly Mt

1859

7

495

Ambler, John

99

Pine Cabin Run

1838

7

34

Amory - See Emery

Amory, Edward

150

Knobly Mt

1793

6

359

Anderson, Daniel

389

Trout Run

1789

8

491

Anderson, James

302

Wts. Cacapon

1796

6

554

Anderson, James Sr

85

High Knob

1821

5

354

Anderson, Thomas

187

North Branch

1793

6

413

Anderson, William

327

Indian Run

1789

8

278

Anderson, William

187

Wts. Potomac

1762

1

149

Anderson, William

412

Crooked Run

1777

2

78

Anderson, William

337

Crooked Run

1780

2

268

Arbanathy - See Abernathy

Armstrong, Edward, Adm

40 1/2

Island Hill

1853

7

359

Armstrong, William

959

Green Spg. Run

1790

8

572

Armstrong, William

400

Patterson's Cr.

1800

9

265

Armstrong, William

400

North River

1800

9

324

Armstrong, William

959

Green Spg Run

1790

6

2

Armstrong, William

1,110

Green Spg. Run

1790

6

3

Armstrong, William

1,227

Green Spg. Run

1790

6

4

Armstrong, William

510

Broad Run

1819

5

256

Arnold, Andrew

400

North River

1764

1

214

Arnold, David

45

South Br Mt

1848

7

239

Arnold, David

49

Break Neck Mt

1853

7

354

Arnold, David

4 3/8

Lit. Cacapon

1853

7

353

Arnold, John (of Zachariah)

43

Mill Creek

1827

3

105

Arnold, John (son of Samuel)

139 1/2

Mill Run

1822

5

370

Arnold, John

96

Chestnut Ridge

1833

3

341

Arnold, John

4

Wallon Run

1848

7

238

Arnold, John

100

Lit. Cacapon

1825

5

441

Arnold, Jonathan

400

North River

1762

1

153

Arnold, Joseph

127 3/4

Patterson's Cr

1854

7

393

Arnold, Joseph

221

Mike's Run

1843

7

124

Arnold, Joseph

84

Patterson's Cr

1836

7

528

Arnold, Samuel

19 1/2

New Creek

1848

7

240

Arnold, Samuel

19

New Creek Mt.

1845

7

167

Arnold, Zachariah

3

Mill Cr

1822

5

369

Asberry - or Asbury

Asberry, Henry

4 1/2

Adj. T Slone

1814

5

140

Asberry, Henry

136 3/4

Sidling Hill

1812

5

80

Asberry, Isaac

100

North River

1807

9

567

Asberry, Joseph

680

North River

1791

6

103

Asbury - See Asberry

Asbury, Henry

30

North River

1797

9

138

Ashbey - or Ashby

Ashbey, Jeremiah

50

Allegheny Mt

1807

9

568

Ashbrook, Aaron

400

North Riveer

1777

2

59

Ashbrook, Aaron

110

Buffalo Lick Run

1777

2

60

Ashbrook, Aaron

75

Tear Coat

1807

9

569

Ashbrook, Eli

91

Tear Coat Cr

1809

5

27

Ashbrook, Elizabeth et al

400

Gr Cacapon

1762

1

158

Ashbrook, John

72

North River

1792

6

199

Ashbrook, Thomas

355

Town Run

1791

6

105

Ashby - See also Ashbey

Ashby, Benjamin

211

North Branch

1789

8

297

Ashby, Benjamin Sr

192

Wts. Potomac

1778

2

130

Ashby, John Jr

61

North Branch

1787

8

10

Ashby, Nimrod Capt

424

Luney's Creek

1763

1

208

Asters, William

50

Gr Cacapon

1796

9

59

Athey, John

22 3/8

Mill Creek

1856

7

413

Athey, Thomas

106

Mill Gap

1792

6

281

Atkins, Thomas

377 1/2

Trout Run

1789

8

492

Atwell, Thomas

406 1/2

Thorn Bottom

1790

8

544