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Davidson County Tax List for 1787

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, 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.

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

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