Bullitt County History

Bullitt County Land Transfers

Ordered by Date of Transfer

This list of land transfers is ordered by the date of the tract's transfer from grantor to grantee. Also provided are the name of the grantor (the one selling the land), the name of the grantee (the one receiving the land), the number of acres transferred, and the deed book reference to the transfer. Selecting the name of the grantor, if linked, will take you to a page that discusses how he obtained the land. Selecting the name of the grantee will take you to a page describing this transfer.

To see this list ordered by the grantee's name, following this link. To see it ordered by the location, follow this link. To see it ordered by the grantor's name, follow this link.

DateGrantorGranteeAcresLocationReference
1 Nov 1785Thomas PhillipsJoseph Brooks400Floyd's Fork, waters north of; near Brook's SpringJefferson DB 1 Pg 151
30 Jan 1787Jacob MyersAdam Shepherd165Long Lick Creek, waters ofNelson DB 1 Pg 80
28 Mar 1788John EdwardsWilliam Pope500Floyd's Fork, waters north ofJefferson DB 1 Pg 391
17 Nov 1788Richard JohnsonDavid Hall400Salt River, north side ofJefferson DB 2 Pg 11
17 Nov 1788Richard JohnsonDavid Hall1000Salt River, north side ofJefferson DB 2 Pg 16
11 Jun 1789John EdwardsPatrick McGee1400Salt River, south side; waters of Buffalo RunNelson DB 2 Pg 166
1 Jan 1790Marsham BrashearRichard Simmons100Salt River, north side near Floyd's ForkJefferson DB 4 Pg 240
9 Feb 1790Patrick McGeeRichard Simmons450Salt River, south side; waters of Buffalo RunNelson DB 4 Pg 180
9 Feb 1790Patrick McGeeMichael Troutman450Salt River, south side; waters of Buffalo RunBullitt DB A Pg 150
12 Nov 1790Phillip SpillerThomas Whitledge250Cox's Creek, West ForkNelson DB 4 Pg 11
9 Mar 1791Samuel SmythHenry Countriman200Wilson's Creek, waters ofBullitt DB A1 Pg 7
4 Sep 1793William PopeJohn Edwards400 (half share)Salt River, south side of, above Buffalo RunNelson DB 4 Pg 786
24 Apr 1794Edward WilliamsIsaac Hornbeck700Floyd's Fork, waters north ofBullitt DB A Pg 397
1 Jan 1795Richard SimmonsJoseph Simmons175Salt River, north side near Floyd's ForkJefferson DB 4 Pg 243
1 Jan 1795Richard SimmonsGriffin Simmons184Salt River, north side near Floyd's ForkJefferson DB 4 Pg 244
1 Jan 1795Richard SimmonsHumphrey Simmons196Salt River, north side near Floyd's ForkJefferson DB 4 Pg 241
6 Jan 1795Richard SimmonsLevi Simmons175Salt River, north side near Floyd's ForkJefferson DB 4 Pg 174
6 Jan 1795Richard SimmonsBrittain White180Salt River, north side near Floyd's ForkJefferson DB 4 Pg 180
7 Jan 1795Richard SimmonsMary Simmons127Salt River, north side near Floyd's ForkJefferson DB 4 Pg 245
20 Sep 1795Philip BucknerJonathan Irons191.5Salt River, north side, opposite Long Lick CreekJefferson DB 4 Pg 260
5 Oct 1795Jacob MyersJoseph Brooks400Floyd's Fork, waters of Clear RunJefferson DB 4 Pg 321
5 Oct 1795Jacob MyersJoseph Brooks500Floyd's Fork, waters of Clear RunJefferson DB 4 Pg 321
5 Oct 1795Jacob MyersJoseph Brooks50Floyd's Fork, waters of Clear Run - Clear's Station tractJefferson DB 4 Pg 323
13 Aug 1796John & Mary WhitakerMoses Davis162Salt River, south of, waters of Cedar CreekBullitt DB A1 Pg 4
18 Aug 1796Richard JohnsonBenjamin Newkirk?Salt River, north side ofBullitt DB A1 Pg 3
20 Aug 1796John & Mary WhitakerGiles Davis210Salt River, south of, waters of Cedar CreekBullitt DB A1 Pg 5
20 Aug 1796John & Mary WhitakerGeorge Davis150Salt River, south of, waters of Cedar CreekBullitt DB A1 Pg 6
25 Jul 1797Adam ShepherdBenjamin Stansbury100Salt River, south side of; opposite ShepherdsvilleBullitt DB A1 Pg 9
24 Oct 1797John BellEdward Truman100Cox's Creek, West Fork, west sideBullitt DB A2 Pg 33
29 Oct 1797John EdwardsJacob Ambrose400 (half share)Salt River, south side of, above Buffalo RunNelson DB 7 Pg 251
26 Dec 1797John GaitherJoseph Ridgway150Floyd's Fork, east side ofBullitt DB A1 Pg 15
26 Dec 1797John GaitherThomas Butler50Floyd's Fork, east side ofBullitt DB A1 Pg 16
14 Apr 1798Paul FromanJacob Ambrose400 (half share)Salt River, south side of, above Buffalo RunBullitt DB B Pg 419
18 May 1798Richard JohnsonLawrence Bishop140Salt River, north side ofBullitt DB A1 Pg 57
18 May 1798Richard JohnsonTunus Newkirk175Salt River, north side ofBullitt DB A1 Pg 58
18 May 1798Richard JohnsonGeorge Bishop50Salt River, north side ofBullitt DB A1 Pg 58
18 May 1798Richard JohnsonDavid Sligo50Salt River, north side ofBullitt DB A1 Pg 58
18 May 1798Richard JohnsonHenry Sousley144Salt River, north side ofBullitt DB A1 Pg 59
18 May 1798Richard JohnsonConerode Hoopengarner150Salt River, north side ofBullitt DB A1 Pg 60
8 Aug 1798Susannah CoxJames Crenshaw315Salt River, north side of, downstream from Cox's CreekBullitt DB A Pg 62
25 May 1799Benjamin NealeWilliam Pope250Salt River, northsideBullitt DB A Pg 93
10 Jul 1799Thomas BrendJohn Hughes977Salt River, south side, southwest of Shepherd's 600Bullitt DB A Pg 218
25 Jul 1799John Carr & John EsseryIsaac Larue500Rolling Fork, north side ofBullitt DB A1 Pg 32
14 Aug 1799John EdwardsSamuel Thornsberry500Floyd's Fork, waters north ofBullitt DB A Pg 118
24 June 1800John EdwardsSamuel Thornsberry378Floyd's Fork, waters north ofBullitt DB A Pg 171
26 Jun 1800Patrick McGeeBenjamin Pope Jr.450Salt River, south side; waters of Buffalo RunBullitt DB A Pg 156
20 Jul 1801John MackerAdam Shepherd500Crooked Creek, waters of Cane RunNelson DB 7 Pg 681
20 Jul 1801John MackerAdam Shepherd500Crooked Creek, waters of Cane RunNelson DB 7 Pg 681
20 Jul 1801John MackerAdam Shepherd500Crooked Creek, waters of Cane RunNelson DB 7 Pg 681
4 Sep 1801Alexander S. & Priscilla BullittCuthbert Bullitttenth shareSalt River, north of; Bullitt's Lick tractBullitt DB A Pg 233
4 Sep 1801Alexander S. & Priscilla BullittWilliam Christian Bullitttenth shareSalt River, north of; Bullitt's Lick tractBullitt DB A Pg 233
5 Feb 1802John BellGeorge Bell137Cox's Creek, West Fork, west sideBullitt DB A2 Pg 240
5 Feb 1802John BellJesse Kirby120Cox's Creek, West Fork, west sideBullitt DB A2 Pg 238
5 Feb 1802John BellValentine Nicholas125Cox's Creek, West Fork, west sideBullitt DB A2 Pg 239
5 Feb 1802John BellWilliam Shoptaugh120Cox's Creek, West Fork, west sideBullitt DB A2 Pg 237
8 Jun 1802William FitzhughRichard Bibb5850Salt River, south side of, downstream from Cox's CreekBullitt DB A Pg 266
8 Jun 1802William FitzhughRichard Bibb5850Salt River, south of; below mouth of Cox's CreekBullitt DB A Pg 266
18 Sep 1802William WhitledgeWilliam Whitledge Jr.255.75Floyd's Fork, north side ofBullitt DB A Pg 289
18 Sep 1802William WhitledgeOverall Whitledge273.75Floyd's Fork, north side ofBullitt DB A Pg 287
18 Sep 1802William WhitledgeThomas Whitledge188.25Floyd's Fork, north side ofBullitt DB A Pg 287
18 Sep 1802William WhitledgeJohn Whitledge205.75Floyd's Fork, north side ofBullitt DB A Pg 289
4 Nov 1802John EdwardsSamuel Thornsberry218Floyd's Fork, waters north ofBullitt DB A Pg 302
24 Nov 1802Richard BibbJames A. Sturgus400Salt River, south of; near ShepherdsvilleBullitt DB A Pg 298
18 Dec 1802Edward WilliamsGeorge Reed862.5Floyd's Fork, waters north ofBullitt DB A Pg 301
29 Apr 1803Adam ShepherdFrederick Gatch100Crooked Creek, waters of Cane RunBullitt DB A Pg 312
29 Apr 1803Adam ShepherdJacob Shawler192Crooked Creek, waters of Cane RunBullitt DB A Pg 310
29 Apr 1803Adam ShepherdJosiah Evans169Crooked Creek, waters of Cane RunBullitt DB A Pg 311
27 Jul 1804John GaitherMichael Troutman500Salt River, south side of; near Floyd's ForkBullitt DB A Pg 442
3 Jul 1805Patrick McGeeJacob Ambrose50Salt River, south side; waters of Buffalo RunBullitt DB B Pg 11
9 Sep 1805David & Rachael HallRichard Stringer102Salt River, north side ofBullit DB B Pg 14
18 Sep 1805Richard JohnsonCornelius Bogard53Salt River, north side ofBullitt DB A1 Pg 63
27 Sep 1805Jacob Ambrose & Michael TroutmanWilliam Simmons100Salt River, south side of, near Buffalo RunBullitt DB C Pg 12
27 Sep 1805Jacob Ambrose & Michael TroutmanNathan Miles350Salt River, south side of, near Buffalo RunBullitt DB C Pg 10
1 Jan 1806Adam ShepherdJohn Masden100Crooked Creek, waters of Cane RunBullitt DB B Pg 38
1 Jan 1806Adam ShepherdEphraim Johnson100Crooked Creek, waters of Cane RunBullitt DB B Pg 187
19 Dec 1806Benjamin NealeGabriel, George and Charles Mothershead750Salt River, northsideBullitt DB B Pg 71
16 Jan 1807James A. SturgusJohn Beckwith400Salt River, south of; near ShepherdsvilleBullitt DB B Pg 104
9 May 1807William PanebakerSamuel Boone250Salt River, south of; waters of Cedar CreekBullitt DB B Pg 210
5 Sep 1807Benjamin WynhoopJames Francis Moore12,231 (part of)Salt River, north of; east of Pond CreekJefferson DB 8 Pg 211
5 Sep 1807Benjamin WynhoopJoseph Brooks12,231 (part of)Salt River, north of; east of Pond CreekJefferson DB 8 Pg 211
2 Mar 1808John WhitakerJames Thompson300Salt River, south of on Cedar CreekBullitt DB B Pg 177
28 Sep 1808John BellMichael Troutman260Cox's Creek, West Fork, west sideBullitt DB B Pg 235
11 Oct 1808John KingWilliam Shain120 (part of)Long Lick Creek, waters ofBullitt DB B Pg 285
11 Oct 1808Matthew WaltonWilliam Shain120 (part of)Long Lick Creek, waters ofBullitt DB B Pg 285
13 Oct 1808John KingWilliam Shain101Long Lick Creek, waters ofBullitt DB B Pg 282
14 Apr 1810Carty WellsAbraham Miller400Floyd's Fork, northwest ofBullitt DB B Pg 387
15 Nov 1811Robert ShanklinRichard Shanklin212Floyd's Fork, waters northwest ofBullitt DB C Pg 41
15 Nov 1811Robert ShanklinWilliam Pope Jr.unspecified (part of)Floyd's Fork, waters northwest ofBullitt DB B Pg 495
15 Nov 1811Robert ShanklinWorden Popeunspecified (part of)Floyd's Fork, waters northwest ofBullitt DB B Pg 495
15 Nov 1811Robert ShanklinRobert Breckinridgeunspecified (part of)Floyd's Fork, waters northwest ofBullitt DB B Pg 495
13 Mar 1812John BeckwithGeorge Finley400Salt River, south of; near ShepherdsvilleBullitt DB B Pg 552
3 Feb 1814George FinleyFrancis Maraman400Salt River, south of; near ShepherdsvilleBullitt DB C Pg 115
15 Oct 1814Cuthbert HarrisonWilford Lee6Rolling Fork, waters north ofBullitt DB C Pg 199
9 May 1815David HallSimeon Hall Sr.102Salt River, north side ofBullit DB C Pg 220
9 May 1815David HallWilliam Newkirk52Salt River, north side ofBullit DB C Pg 221
11 Mar 1816Frederick and Benjamin GatchJacob Shawler100Crooked Creek, waters of Cane RunBullitt DB C Pg 280
1 Jan 1821John HughesWilliam Pope Jr.977 (most of)Salt River, south side, southwest of Shepherd's 600Bullitt DB D Pg 360
25 May 1822Cuthbert BullittWilliam Newbolttenth shareSalt River, north of; Bullitt's Lick tractBullitt DB D Pg 534
31 Jan 1823John HunterBenjamin Chapeze1000Rolling Fork, north side of, downstream from Wilson's CreekBullitt DB E Pg 94
11 Feb 1823Benjamin ChapezeJames Masden304Rolling Fork, north side of, downstream from Wilson's CreekBullitt DB E Pg 100
11 Feb 1823Benjamin ChapezeJohnathan Masden421Rolling Fork, north side of, downstream from Wilson's CreekBullitt DB E Pg 96
12 Jan 1825William HayWilliam Pope Jr.970Salt River, south of; southeast of Shepherd's 600Bullitt DB F Pg 110
27 Feb 1834John MasdenHeirs of John Masden200Crooked Creek, waters of Cane RunBullitt DB H Pg 47
9 Nov 1835William Christian BullittWilliam Congrovetenth shareSalt River, north of; Bullitt's Lick tractBullitt DB H Pg 406

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