1787 Montgomery County, Virginia Personal Tax List

Wythe County was formed from Montgomery County in 1790, 3 years after this census was taken.

Summary, Virginia Tax Law Changes Respecting Tithables and Personal Property Tax Lists

  • Before 1778 – White male tithables age could vary but generally set at 16+ (16 and over)
  • 1778 – White male tithables of 21+ became subject to 5 shilling poll tax
  • 1782-1786 – Only white male tithables 21+ included, as polls; slaves also taxed as polls; personal property (horses, cattle, etc.) taxed at the state level
  • 1787 – Only white male tithables 21+ included, as polls—tax bumped to 10 shillings per head; tax info collected by itinerant tax commissioners, and dates recorded
  • 1788 on – White male tithables age reverts to 16+ as state poll tax is abolished in 1788

List A

   
NameCountyTax ListPage
Title PageMontgomery1787 Personal Property List A1
EntryMontgomery1787 Personal Property List A2
Anderson, Peter to Burgess, EdwardMontgomery1787 Personal Property List A3
Barker, Joseph to Carnals, RubinMontgomery1787 Personal Property List A4
Compton, Joseph to Churchman, EdwardMontgomery1787 Personal Property List A5
Davis, Jeremiah to French, JohnMontgomery1787 Personal Property List A6
French, James to Hucherson, SamuelMontgomery1787 Personal Property List A7
Harrison, John to Howard, SamuelMontgomery1787 Personal Property List A8
Ingram, James to Lucus, ParkerMontgomery1787 Personal Property List A9
Lawrence, William to Marcs, HughMontgomery1787 Personal Property List A10
McComas, David to McKinny, JohnMontgomery1787 Personal Property List A11
McGuire, John to Pale, JacobMontgomery1787 Personal Property List A12
Pressgrove, Barnett to Radcliff, NathanMontgomery1787 Personal Property List A13
Richardson, Thomas to Scott, SamuelMontgomery1787 Personal Property List A14
Spurlock, John Jr. to Thompson, ArchibaldMontgomery1787 Personal Property List A15
Thompson, David to Webb, HenryMontgomery1787 Personal Property List A16
Wylie, John to Workman, JosephMontgomery1787 Personal Property List A17
TotalsMontgomery1787 Personal Property List A18
    

List B

NameCountyTax ListPage
Title PageMontgomery1787 Personal Property List B1
Armbrister, George to Alley, CaireyMontgomery1787 Personal Property List B2
Axley, James to Brabston, WilliamMontgomery1787 Personal Property List B3
Buchanon, John to Conaway, WilliamMontgomery1787 Personal Property List B4
Clark, William to Davies, HenryMontgomery1787 Personal Property List B5
Dire, Charles to Ellis, RichardMontgomery1787 Personal Property List B6
Evans, Robert to Gilbert, JosephMontgomery1787 Personal Property List B7
Greenup, John to Holsclaw, JohnMontgomery1787 Personal Property List B8
Harman, David Jr. to Kitts, PeterMontgomery1787 Personal Property List B9
King, Margaret to McCaslin, DavidMontgomery1787 Personal Property List B10
Miller, James to Montgomery, John Sr.Montgomery1787 Personal Property List B11
Montgomery, John Jr. to Peirey, JohnMontgomery1787 Personal Property List B12
Peirey, William to Rhodes, ThomasMontgomery1787 Personal Property List B13
Rogers, William to Sinclair, AnneMontgomery1787 Personal Property List B14
Shelliday, George to Taylor, IsaacMontgomery1787 Personal Property List A15
Umberger, Henry Sr. to Wilson, JacobMontgomery1787 Personal Property List B16
Williams to Young, GodfryMontgomery1787 Personal Property List B17
EntryMontgomery1787 Personal Property List B18
    

List C

NameCountyTax ListPage
Title PageMontgomery1787 Personal Property List C1
Allen, William to Atter, PeterMontgomery1787 Personal Property List C2
Blair, Thomas to Barton, IsaacMontgomery1787 Personal Property List C3
Blevins, Willoby to Chew, SamuelMontgomery1787 Personal Property List C4
Clonch, John to Campbell, JamesMontgomery1787 Personal Property List C5
Crow, Robert Sr. to Davis, JosephMontgomery1787 Personal Property List C6
Edwards, Isaac to Fulton, DavidMontgomery1787 Personal Property List C7
Garner, Henry to Holt, DruryMontgomery1787 Personal Property List C8
Holt, Stephen to James, WilliamMontgomery1787 Personal Property List C9
James, John Sr. to Kittering, LaurenceMontgomery1787 Personal Property List C10
Kenworthy, Thomas to Moore, FredrickMontgomery1787 Personal Property List C11
Miller, Martin to Osborne, SolomonMontgomery1787 Personal Property List C12
Osborne, Ephraim to Parker, JosephMontgomery1787 Personal Property List C13
Rutherford, Randolph to Rathbone, JohnMontgomery1787 Personal Property List C14
Swift, Flower to Shannon, RobertMontgomery1787 Personal Property List C15
Snido, Nicholas to Tarter, PeterMontgomery1787 Personal Property List C16
Vaught, Henry to Williams, JohnMontgomery1787 Personal Property List C17
Williams, Jesse to Younce, PeterMontgomery1787 Personal Property List C18
Totals, p. 1Montgomery1787 Personal Property List C19
Totals, p. 2Montgomery1787 Personal Property List C20
Totals, p. 3Montgomery1787 Personal Property List C21