Bullitt County History

Original Surveys

Ordered by Survey Location

This list of original surveys is ordered by the location of the survey. Also provided are the survey grantee (the one for whom the survey was performed), the warrant number, the number of acres in the survey, the name of the surveyor, the date when the grantee received a deed to the survey, and, if available, to whom the tract was later sold. Selecting the name of the grantee will take you to a page dealing with that survey.

To see this list ordered by the name of the grantee, following this link. To see it ordered by the survey date, follow this link. To see it ordered by the surveyor's name, follow this link.

GranteeWarrantLocationAcresSurvey DateSurveyorDeed DateSold to
Rowland, ThomasVA-7018Cox's Creek, waters of84018 Mar 1784Isaac Cox15 Apr 1817 
Shannon, WilliamVA-8233Cox's Creek, waters of East Fork56016 Jul 1784Thomas Whitledge17 Mar 1790 
Crist, HenryOK-4975Cox's Creek, waters of East Fork20019 Sep 1798Henry Crist11 Jun 1801 
Crist, HenryVA-9072Cox's Creek, waters of; both sides65226 Mar 1781Richard May15 Dec 1805 
Bell, JohnVA-1082Cox's Creek, west fork, west side8005 Feb 1784Isaac Cox2 Dec 1785Edward Truman
George Bell
Jesse Kirby
Valentine Nicholas
William Shoptaugh
Michael Troutman
Macker, JohnVA-3426Crooked Creek, waters of Cane Run50024 Aug 1784Samuel Smyth10 Dec 1785Adam Shepherd
Macker, JohnVA-3414Crooked Creek, waters of Cane Run50025 Aug 1784Samuel Smyth10 Dec 1785Adam Shepherd
Reeves, ThomasVA-5707Crooked Creek, waters of Cane Run40024 Nov 1784Samuel Smyth17 Sep 1786 
Smyth, SamuelOK-1276Crooked Creek, waters of Cane Run50011 Jun 1792Samuel Smyth8 Mar 1796 
Wells, CartyVA-1412Floyd's Fork, northwest of40023 Dec 1782John Ray4 Jan 1786Abraham Miller
Larue, JohnOK-0192Floyd's Fork, waters north of21,0003 Aug 1792Benjamin Stansbury16 May 1793 
Williams, EdwardVA-4378, VA-4379Floyd's Fork, waters north of140027 Jun 1784Benjamin Patton20 Sep 1786Isaac Hornbeck
George Reed
Jones, GabrielVA-2939Floyd's Fork, waters north of250021 Feb 1783? Floyd2 Dec 1785 
Fristo, JohnVA-1739Floyd's Fork, waters north of20010 Dec 1782John Ray4 Jan 1786 
Stansbury, ThomasOK-4646Floyd's Fork, waters north of63516 Nov 1797John G. Moore20 Jun 1800 
Brooks, JosephOK-5246Floyd's Fork, waters north of82025 Oct 1792Alexander Breckinridge8 Aug 1802 
Slaughter, GeorgeOK-0158Floyd's Fork, waters north of68024 Oct 1792Alexander Breckinridge10 May 1793 
Edwards, JohnVA-0575Floyd's Fork, waters north of150019 Dec 1782John Ray5 Jan 1784William Pope
Samuel Thornsberry
Philips, ThomasVA-0864Floyd's Fork, waters north of; near Brook's Spring40028 Nov 1782John Helm7 Jan 1784Joseph Brooks
Holden, John
assignee of Major Beasley
VA-1786, VA-1791, VA-5481Floyd's Fork, waters north of; near Brook's Spring 40010 Jan 1783Will Oldham1 Apr 1785 
Holden, John
assignee of Major Beasley
VA-1786, VA-1791, VA-5481Floyd's Fork, waters north of; near Brook's Spring 100010 Jan 1783Will Oldham22 Mar 1785 
Shanklin, RobertVA-7441, VA-7142, VA-7143Floyd's Fork, waters northwest of14005 Jun 1786Robert Breckinridge5 Aug 1788Richard Shanklin
William Pope, etc.
Beall, WalterVA-4542Floyd's Fork, waters northwest of20024 Jun 1784Thomas Whitledge20 Sep 1787 
Gainheart, MichaelVA-8554Floyd's Fork, waters northwest of20012 Jun 1789James F. Moore20 Apr 1792 
Oldham, WilliamVA-1382Floyd's Fork, waters northwest of; near Clear's Station40019 Feb 1783William Oldham20 Feb 1785 
Stansbury, ThomasOK-0223Floyd's Fork, waters of at Long Bend6003 Nov 1792James F. Moore16 May 1793 
Breckinridge, RobertOK-5650Floyd's Fork, waters of Brook's Run250030 Oct 1804James Shanks18 Jun 1805 
Sanders, ThomasVA-4337Floyd's Fork, waters of Cedar Creek50012 Jul 1783George Wilson20 Sep 1786 
Guthrie, JamesVA-6588Floyd's Fork, waters of Cedar Creek40025 Apr 1786Sam Bell10 Feb 1789 
Myers, JacobVA-1566Floyd's Fork, waters of Clear Run4006 Aug 1783J. Hite-Joseph Brooks
Myers, JacobVA-2980Floyd's Fork, waters of Clear Run5006 Aug 1783J. Hite2 Dec 1785Joseph Brooks
Myers, JacobVA-1565Floyd's Fork, waters of Clear Run - Clear's Station tract506 Aug 1783J. Hite19 May 1785Joseph Brooks
Clear, GeorgeVA-9204, VA-9205, VA-9206.1Floyd's Fork, waters of Clear's Run - NW of settlement50012 Mar 1783John Handley- 
Clear, GeorgeVA-9204, VA-9205, VA-9206.1Floyd's Fork, waters of Clear's Run - SE of settlement50012 Mar 1783John Handley- 
Clear, GeorgeVA-9204, VA-9205, VA-9206.1Floyd's Fork, waters of Clear's Run - settlement40012 Mar 1783John Handley- 
Brooks, JosephOK-0155Floyd's Fork, waters of; headwaters of Blue Lick Run6901 Nov 1792Robert Breckinridge20 May 1793 
Brooks, JosephOK-0156Floyd's Fork, waters of; waters of Blue Lick Run3001 Nov 1792Robert Breckinridge20 May 1793 
Horine, JacobVA-6424Knob Creek, waters of5004 Jul 1784Baker Ewing1 Aug 1787 
Bowman, JacobOK-0376Long Lick Creek, north side10008 Jun 1793James Cox4 Jan 1795 
Chinn, CharlesVA-6454Long Lick Creek, north side100014 Feb 1783Thomas Whitledge3 Sep 1787 
Frye, BenjaminVA-8655Long Lick Creek, north side10002 Nov 1785Isaac Cox13 May 1787 
Patton, Matthew
assignee of Peter Phillips
VA-9230Long Lick Creek, north side40028 Jun 1784Bayn Patton15 Nov 1802 
Patton, Matthew
assignee of Peter Phillips
VA-9231Long Lick Creek, north side100028 Jun 1784Bayn Patton15 Nov 1802 
Shepherd, AdamOK-4868Long Lick Creek, north side92528 Sep 1798James Shanks16 Mar 1801 
Spears, Solomon
& Henry Crist
assignees of Parmanus Briscoe
VA-4332Long Lick Creek, north side40024 Jul 1784Thomas Whitledge20 Aug 1786 
Mays, JohnVA-5343Long Lick Creek, south of10030 Nov 1784Isaac Cox19 Apr 1788 
Mays, JohnVA-8945, VA-8946Long Lick Creek, south of200+30025 May 1789Adam Shepherd1 Aug 1796 
Rude, JesseVA-1251Long Lick Creek, south of40017 Jan 1783John Handley16 Feb 1785 
Shepherd, AdamOK-4579Long Lick Creek, south of20029 Aug 1798James Shanks16 Jun 1800 
Shepherd, Adam
assignee of Spelman & Owings
VA-1886Long Lick Creek, south side of40027 Feb 1784Thomas Whitledge19 May 1785 
Shepherd, PeterVA-7449Long Lick Creek, south side of10016 Jan 1786John Ray6 Oct 1788 
Spears, Solomon
& Henry Crist
assignees of Parmanus Briscoe
VA-7493Long Lick Creek, south side of34015 Oct 1779Isaac Cox6 Oct 1788 
Briscoe, ParmenusVA-7944Long Lick Creek, waters of6017 Oct 1787Isaac Cox26 Apr 1792 
Broughton, CharlesVA-9054Long Lick Creek, waters of25027 Oct 1785John Ray3 Dec 1801 
Broughton, CharlesVA-9055Long Lick Creek, waters of50027 Oct 1785John Ray3 Dec 1801 
Crist, Henry
& Solomon Spears
assignees of Parmanus Briscoe
VA-4332Long Lick Creek, waters of40024 Jul 1784Thomas Whitledge20 Aug 1786 
Crist, Henry
& Solomon Spears
assignees of Parmanus Briscoe
VA-7493Long Lick Creek, waters of34015 Oct 1779Isaac Cox6 Oct 1788 
Myers, JacobVA-1537Long Lick Creek, waters of40024 Oct 1783Isaac Cox2 Dec 1785 
King, JohnVA-7220Long Lick Creek, waters south of40016 Jan 1786Adam Shepherd26 May 1787William Shain
William Shain
Shepherd, Adam
& James Shanks
OK-4575Rolling Fork, north of39117 Oct 1797James Shanks14 Jun 1800 
Hurst, JohnVA-9352Rolling Fork, north of, mouth of Wilson's Creek100013 Mar 1788John Helm21 Apr 1792 
Shepherd, Adam
& James Shanks
OK-3704Rolling Fork, north side of50022 Sep 1798James Shanks11 Jul 1799 
Hunter, JohnVA-9364Rolling Fork, north side of, downstream from Wilson's Creek100013 Mar 1788John Helm21 Apr 1792Benjamin Chapeze
Harrison, CuthbertVA-1814Rolling Fork, waters north of; along Crooked Creek500028 Feb 1783Samuel Smyth2 Dec 1785 
Christian, WilliamVA-9196Salt River, north of; adjoining Bullitt's Lick tract20006 Jan 1786Robert Breckinridgecaveat filed 
Case, ReubenVA-3891Salt River, north of; adjoining Shepherd's 900 acre tract3783 Mar 1784Thomas Whitledge14 Aug 1786 
Johnson, RichardVA-1650Salt River, north of; adjoins William Christian's 10002001 Dec 1795John Drake15 Dec 1796 
Brashear, NicholasVA-7953Salt River, north of; Brashear's Station tract40012 Mar 1781Benjamin Stansbury21 Apr 1792 
Christian, WilliamVA-3966Salt River, north of; Bullitt's Lick tract100012 Jun 1774James Douglas24 Nov 1779 
Leitch, DavidVA-8847Salt River, north of; east of Floyd's Fork14,0006 Jan 1784David Standiford11 Jan 1795 
Wynhoop, BenjaminVA-3338Salt River, north of; east of Pond Creek2123116 Apr 1784Daniel Sullivan20 Feb 1786James F. Moore
Joseph Brooks
Simmons, Richard
assignee of Marsham Brashear
VA-1851Salt River, north of; near Floyd's Fork40022 Nov 1783Thomas Whitledge1 Apr 1785 
Johnson, Richard
assignee of Thomas Johnson
assignee of James McCullock
VA-1649, VA-2000, VA-2001Salt River, north of; waters of McCullough Run40013 May 1784Thomas Whitledge20 May 1785Land Sales
Johnson, Richard
assignee of Thomas Johnson
assignee of James McCullock
VA-1649, VA-2000, VA-2001Salt River, north of; waters of McCullough Run100013 May 1784Thomas Whitledge Land Sales
Johnson, RichardVA-1649, VA-2000, VA-2001Salt River, north of; waters of McCullough Run200011 Nov 1783John Drake15 Dec1796Land Sales
Brashear, MarshamVA-3531Salt River, north side near Floyd's Fork40025 Nov 1783Thomas Whitledge13 Mar 1786 
Brashear, MarshamVA-1882Salt River, north side near Floyd's Fork60024 Nov 1783Thomas Whitledge19 Apr 1785 
Brashear, NicholasVA-8983Salt River, north side near Floyd's Fork100017 Nov 1783Thomas Whitledge14 May 1798 
Brashear, NicholasVA-8984Salt River, north side near Floyd's Fork4002 Oct 1783Thomas Whitledge14 May 1798 
Myers, JacobVA-0460Salt River, north side of; Dowdall's Station tract40015 Mar 1781James Hord1 Jun 1782 
Shepherd, PeterVA-0335Salt River, north side of; includes Shepherdsville90022 Mar 1781Benjamin Stansbury1 Jun 1782 
McGee, ThomasVA-0429Salt River, north side of; Paroquet Springs tract45015 Mar 1781James Hord1 Jun 1782 
Taylor, KitinahOK-6504Salt River, north side of; upstream from Floyd's Fork2,00020 Sep 1798James Shanks8 May 1812 
Terrell, Samuel
& Martin Hawkins
VA-1336Salt River, north side opposite Cox's Creek40012 Mar 1783Thomas Whitledge2 May 1785 
Garrard, JamesVA-0988.2Salt River, north side, below Floyd's Fork37810 Feb 1783John Ray Jr.10 Apr 1784 
Froman, JacobVA-8980Salt River, north side; adjoins Bullitt's Lick tract167012 Jan 1784Thomas Whitledge8 Dec 1798 
Myers, JacobVA-6253Salt River, north side; below mouth of Rolling Fork467.57 Dec 1785John Helm14 May 1788 
Myers, JacobVA-8456Salt River, north side; between Shepherdsville & Rolling Fork5796.254 Feb 1790Alexander Breckinridge13 Apr 1792 
Myers, JacobVA-8435.2Salt River, north side; between Shepherdsville & Rolling Fork1008 Feb 1790Alexander Breckinridge13 Apr 1792 
Myers, JacobVA-6255Salt River, north side; near mouth of Rolling Fork10005 Dec 1785John Helm14 May 1788 
Whitaker, CharlesVA-1310Salt River, south of on Cedar Creek581 Feb 1783John Green Jr.1 Jun 1785 
Whitaker, ElijahVA-1481Salt River, south of on Cedar Creek20027 Feb 1783Thomas Whitledge2 Dec 1785 
Whitaker, JohnVA-1460Salt River, south of on Cedar Creek17823 Jan 1783John Green Jr.2 Dec 1785 
Whitaker, JohnVA-1467Salt River, south of on Cedar Creek4602 Jan 1783Isaac Cox2 Dec 1785 
Whitaker, JohnVA-5372Salt River, south of on Cedar Creek16216 Nov 1784Thomas Whitledge3 Jan 1788 
Whitaker, JohnVA-6307Salt River, south of on Cedar Creek36020 Jan 1786Isaac Cox18 Aug 1788 
Whitaker, JohnVA-6308Salt River, south of on Cedar Creek20021 Jan 1786Isaac Cox18 Aug 1788 
Whitaker, JohnVA-6315Salt River, south of on Cedar Creek30021 Jan 1783John Green Jr.29 Aug 1788 
Whitaker, JohnVA-6329Salt River, south of on Cedar Creek20021 Jan 1786Isaac Cox18 Aug 1788 
Whitaker, JohnVA-1459Salt River, south of on Cedar Creek15028 Feb 1783Thomas Whitledge2 Dec 1785 
Tilford, JeremiahVA0876Salt River, south of on Cedar Creek4001 Jan 1783Isaac Cox23 Jan 1784 
Tilford, JeremiahVA0878Salt River, south of on Cedar Creek3902 Jan 1783Isaac Cox12 Jan 1784 
Tilford, JeremiahVA0877Salt River, south of on Cedar Creek6001 Jan 1783Isaac Cox16 Jan 1784 
Harlan, JamesVA-6810Salt River, south of, near Cedar Creek56015 May 1789James Cox21 May 1790 
Shannon, WilliamVA-8246Salt River, south of, near Cedar Creek50025 Jun 1784Thomas Whitledge17 Mar 1790 
Shanks, JamesOK-5526Salt River, south of, waters of Cedar Creek22524 Nov 1797James Shanks4 Feb 1805 
Fitzhugh, WilliamVA-7087Salt River, south of; below mouth of Cox's Creek58505 Jan 1786Isaac Cox14 Nov 1786Richard Bibb
Overton, Waller
Overton, Clough
VA-2484Salt River, south of; below mouth of Cox's Creek11717 Mar 1784Isaac Cox16 Jan 1786 
Panebecker, WiantVA-7828Salt River, south of; between Cox's Creek and Floyd's Fork4002 Jan 1787Adam Shepherd22 Feb 1790 
Wilson, HenryVA-8583Salt River, south of; downstream from Cox's Creek20017 Mar 1784Isaac Cox10 Aug 1786 
May, GeorgeVA-0354Salt River, south of; near Shepherdsville40021 Jul 1781George May1 Jun 1782Richard Bibb
Honey, JamesVA-0135Salt River, south of; southeast of Shepherd's 60097017 Apr 1781Benjamin Stansbury1 Jun 1782William Pope Jr.
Panebaker, WilliamVA-3024Salt River, south of; waters of Cedar Creek25021 Jan 1783John Green Jr.2 Dec 1785Samuel Boone
Walton, MatthewVA-7582Salt River, south side & adjoining Long Lick Creek788022 Oct 1787Isaac Cox9 Feb 1789 
Pope, William
and Paul Froman
VA-2465Salt River, south side of, above Buffalo Run40024 Feb 1784Thomas Whitledge17 Nov 1785Jacob Ambrose
John Edwards
Owens, WilliamVA-3796Salt River, south side of; junction of Cedar Creek2007 May 1784Thomas Whitledge7 Jul 1786 
Mitchell, David
Wilson, George
VA-4124Salt River, south side of; mouth of Cox's Creek54713 Mar 1784Isaac Cox2 Feb 1786 
Gaither, JohnVA-8563Salt River, south side of; near Floyd's Fork5007 Jul 1789Ben Pope22 Apr 1792 
Shepherd, PeterVA-0147Salt River, south side of; opposite Shepherdsville60023 Mar 1781Benjamin Stansbury1 Nov 1782 
Froman, Jacob
assignee of Paul Froman
VA-2189Salt River, south side of; Pitt's Point site6001 Dec 1796James Cox17 Aug 1797 
Myers, JacobVA-7465Salt River, south side of; upstream from mouth of Rolling Fork15001 Dec 1784Isaac Cox14 Aug 1786 
Cullum, GeorgeVA-4798Salt River, south side, at mouth of Long Lick Creek7007 Jun 1784John Ray19 Jul 1786 
Dowdall, JamesOK-5254Salt River, south side, between Cox's Creek & Floyd's Fork50027 Oct 1797James Shanks2 Jun 1802 
Bowman, JacobOK-0345Salt River, south side, downstream from Shepherdsville100015 May 1793James Cox10 Dec 1793 
Brend, ThomasVA-0363Salt River, south side, southwest of Shepherd's 60097717 Apr 1781Benjamin Stansbury1 Jun 1782John Hughes
Neale, BenjaminOK-0129Salt River, south side; between Cox's Creek and Rolling Fork10006 Aug 1792Benjamin Stansbury10 May 1793William Pope
Edwards, BenjaminOK-0040Salt River, south side; southwest of Salt River ferry5002 Apr 1789John Ray20 Mar 1793 
Cox, GabrielVA-3325Salt River, south side; upstream from Cox's Creek79029 Apr 1784George May8 May 1786 
Edwards, JohnVA-0926Salt River, south side; waters of Buffalo Run40022 Feb 1783Thomas Whitledge15 Jun1784 
Edwards, JohnVA-0914Salt River, south side; waters of Buffalo Run56024 Feb 1783Thomas Whitledge15 Jun1784 
Edwards, JohnVA-0915Salt River, south side; waters of Buffalo Run44024 Feb 1783Thomas Whitledge15 Jun1784Patrick McGee
Edwards, BenjaminOK0461Salt River, south side; waters of Buffalo Run100026 Oct 1792James Cox17 Mar 1794 
Stansbury, BenjaminVA-8254, VA-8255Salt River, waters of; between Christian 1000 & Shepherd 900 & 600 tracts45618 Dec 1788James F. Moore18 May 1790 
Macker, JohnVA-3002Wilson's Creek, waters of5002 Feb 1783Samuel Smyth10 Dec 1785Adam Shepherd
Mitchell, David
& George Wilson
VA-1547Wilson's Creek, waters of4005 Jul 1783George Wilson2 Dec 1785 
Pearman, SamuelVA-4872Wilson's Creek, waters of40015 Feb 1783Ben Patton20 Sep 1786 
Huffman, PhillipVA-5746Wilson's Creek, waters of5002 Feb 1783Sam Smyth4 Aug 1786 
Smyth, SamuelVA-3869Wilson's Creek, waters of4008 Sep 1783Sam Smyth9 May 1786 
Wilson, GeorgeVA-1987Wilson's Creek, waters of4005 Jul 1783George Wilson15 Feb 1785 
Hern, PeterOK-0059Wilson's Creek, waters of4003 Jan 1783Isaac Cox4 Apr 1793 

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