ISON, ISHAM - AMHERST CO., VIRGINIA Researched by Alma Ray Sanders Ison in 1978.
VIRGINIA LAND GRANTS (I don't have the book and page number.) Date:1796 Robert Brooke, Esq. Governor of Virginia for 20 shillings sterling paid to the treasury granted to Francis Byrd and Charles Ison a tract of land containing 200 acres surveyed Jan. 20, 1787 and lying in the Co., of Washington on North side of Henderson line on the waters of Holstein.
DEED BOOKA - PAGE 9 - Aug. 3, 1761 Benjamin Stinnet of Amherst County to James Isham of Amherst Co. Stinnet in consideration of a certain promise made by him to James Isham at the time of his intermarrying with his daughter has bargained, sold etc. to Isham 100 acres near Tobacco Row Mountain on HUFF'S CK. It is lower part of 400 ACRES patented to Benjamin Stinnet on June 1, 1750 and is now in Isham's possession.
DEED BOOKA - PAGE 31 - May 3, 1762 Benjamin Stinnet of Amherst County to Benjamin Stinnet Jr. 150 acres of HUFF'S CK. and middle part of land patented to Benjamin Sr.Lines: James Isham
DEED BOOKB - PAGE 96 - June 2, 1766 Benjamin Stinnet Junior of Amherst Co. to Henry Childress of same for 65 pds. 150 acres on Branch of HUFF. Middle part of 400 ACRES granted to Benjamin Stinnet Sr.Lines:JAMES ISHAM and Benjamin StinnetX's of Benjamin Stinnet and wife Usle
DEED BOOKB - PAGE 252 - Sept. 14, 1767 James Stinnett "Cenior" of Amherst Co. to Daniel Edmonds of same. For 10 pds. 75 acres part of 227 ACRES on N. Fork of HUFF CK.Lines:Jno. Dameron - Thomas Parks, JAMESISON - Little Branch.Ann Stinnet, wife makes X.Memo:Edmonds to have no part of rent due from Thos. Wittington for the plantation for ensuing year.Witnesses:Jno. Kennedy and Jno. Stinnet
DEED BOOKB - PAGE 414 - March 6, 1769 James Stinnet and wife Anne of Amherst Co. to William Camden of same. 35 pds. for 152 acres part of patent of 227 ACRES to James Stinnet on June 1, 1750. X's of grantors.
DEED BOOKG - PAGE 113 - Oct. 26, 1791 Charles Ison and wife, Peggy of Mercer County, KY to Frances Stephens of AMHERST CO. for 50 pounds - 122 ACRES.Boundaries:WALTER POWER and Alexander Bagges Witnesses:Henry Ballenger - John New - Sam'l RenshawSignatures:Charles Ison and Peggy Ison