Saturday, October 15, 2011

Deeds Mentioning Aquilla Greer In Franklin Co., Virginia

Abstracts of  Eighteenth Century Deed Books In Franklin County, Virginia  mentioned Aquilla Greer in the extracts from that publication below:

Franklin Co., VA, Deed
BB1-254 and BB1-255
30 August 1787
George and Lucy Haynes of Franklin Co.
Barnabus Arthur of Bedford Co.
Estimated 200 acres on Bull Creek
Adj Aquilla Greer line; Abram and Isaak Davids line; Robert Powels; William Swanson.

Franklin Co., VA, Deed
1-312 and 1-313
30 October 1787
Aquila Greer, William Greer of Franklin Co.
Richard Beesley
392 acres more or less on both sides of Little Bool (Bull) Creek
Adjacent Isom? Talbots post oak;....Aquila Greer's line..
Signed:  Acquila Greer & William Greer
Elizabeth and Jean their wives relinquish right of Dower
Recorded 3 November 1787

Franklin Co., VA, Deed
25 May 1791
Thomas Parker and Rhoda, his wife and John Divers and Mary his wife of Franklin Co.
Robert Ellis
....South Branch Gills Creek....adj Talbot's line....backward to Aquilla Greer's corner; along his line....

Franklin Co., VA, Deed
3-208 and 3-209
15 Nov 1794
James Greer of Oglethorpe Co., Georgia
Flayl Payn (Pain) of Franklin Co., VA
536 acres county of Franklin and Pittsylvania on the waters of Little Bull Run
Adjacent to John Gilmore's line; Aquila Greer and William Greer's line; Richard Besley's lines; ...crossing two branches....crossing two branches...crossing a branch...crossing the county line and two branches; said Greer's old lines.
Witnesses: John Smith, John Diving [Divers]
Signed: James Greer
Recorded January 1795

Franklin Co., VA, Deed
3 Nov 1794
Moses Greer, Sr.
Peter Icanberry and Enoch Brower....

Franklin Co., VA, Deed
3 Nov 1794
Moses Greer, Sr. of Franklin Co., VA
Moses Greer, Jr., of Franklin Co., VA
270 acres
On a creek called Little Creek a branch of Black water....part of tract said Greer ___ of Thomas Arthur....

Franklin Co., VA, Deed
28 Nov 1798
William Greer, son of Aquilla Greer (Oglethorpe Co., Georgia)
Samuel Arrington of Franklin Co., Virginia
330 acres more or less
It being the land that Aquilla Greer, Jr., owned and left to his heirs at his decease.  PCG.
Adjacent: at the cross line formerly Henry Haynes but now John Divers; that upper end of the original line; Talbot's line; on Gills Creek; his old line.

WilliamX his mark X Greer

Witnesses: Alexander Ferguson, Charles Arrington, Caleb Kitchen

The Greer lineage can be found here.  My posts about my Greer lineage at "Detour Through History" is here

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