Here are some more information from My Steed "Index":
D1776 Steeds in Rev. War:
James Steed Pa. S41212
Jesse Steed NC, Sally Williams former widow. R11616
John Steed Va. Blwt. 2654-300 Capt. issued 4-20-1795 No Papers (only muster rools on John in Nat'l Archieves).
Thomas Steed Va. Phebe, W6198.
John Steed/Stead Corp. Hazen's Regt. Cont. Troops 4184.
John Steed Lt.-Cap. 3 Vir. Brigade 4184.
Joh Stead Pvt. 7th Conn. Regt. 4185.
John Stead Pvt. Vir 4137.
Joseph Stead 3rd N.Y. Reg. Pvt. 4138 or 4188?
Thomas Steed/Stead Pvt. 7th Vir. Regt. 4138/4188? Pvt. 9th Vir. Regt.
Wm. Stead 4133 04 4183.
Jame Steed Pvt. 2nd Pa. Regt. 4528.
Jesse Steed Lt. 1st NC Regt.
Johannes Stead 45h NY Regt. Sgt. 4529.
John Steed Corp. Hazen's Regt. 4530.
John Steed Lt. - Capt. 2nd VA. Brigade.
3rd and 45h Va. 4531, 4533, 4532.
John Steed Pvt. 11th Pa. Regt. 4535.
Richard Steed Vanderburgh's Regt. NY. Milita 4536.
Thomas Steed 3rd Pa. Regt., Pvt. 4537.
Thomas 7th Va. Regt. Pvt. 4538.
Thomas 9th Va. Regt., Pvt. 4539.
Thomas 13th Va. Regt., Pvt. 4539.
John Steede 2nd Va. Brigade Lt-Capt.
Thomas (Jr.) 3rd Pa. Regt., Pvt. 4542.
D1780 John Steed in Shenandoah Co., Va. census for 1820 with
1 male under 10, 1 male 16-18, 1 male 16-26, 1 male 26-45, 1 female under 10, 1 female 10-16, and 1 female 16-26.
D1782 Following from book 'V.A. TAX PAYEES 1782-1787", located in South Bend, In. public library:
John Steed, 1 poll, 7 slaves in Brunswick Co., Va.
John Steed Jr., 1 poll 2 slaves in Brunswick Co., Va.
D1789 John Steed on 4 April 1789 granted 4000 acres in Ky., Mil. District for Rev. Service.Grant No's 20, 1788-1789, page 241, (Reel 86).Avail. from Va. State Library.See grant above.Also, granted 434 acres of the head branches of Poplar Creek, Burnswick Co., va. 5 June 1765 Land Office Patents No. 36, 1764-1767 (v.1 & 2, pge 558-1083), pge 752 (Reel 36).John granted 790 acres on both sides of Poplar
Creek, Burnswick co., Va. 14 Feb. 1761, Patents No. 34, 1756-1765, page 862 (Reel 33-34).John granted 296 acres adjoining his own line on the branches of Rattlesnake Creek 10 June 1760, Brunswick Co., Va. Patent No. 34, 1756-1765, page 538 (Reel 33-34).John Steed granted 150 acres on the north side of Fontain's Creek, Brunswick Co., Va. Mar. 26,
1739, Patent No. 18, 1738-1739, page 259 (Reel 16).
Va. State Library has many other Steed land grants/patents on file.
D1800 James Steed in Bedford Co., Pa., Providence & Colerain Twps with no tally.Wm. in Same Twps. with following in family: 2 males 16-25, 1 male 45 and up, 1 female 16-25.John Steed in same twp. with following in family:
1 male under 10, 1 male 16-25, 1 female 16-25.
Note: Bedrofd Co., Pa. formed from Cumberland Co., Pa. in 1771 made up of 25 western counties & 7 other prior to 1771.
Bedord Co., Pa. borders Fredrick Co., Va. and is short distance to Shenandoah Co., and Warren Co., Virgina.
If anyone can add to info above, please do so and if you notice any errors please feel free to post corrections.
More to follow.