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Samuel Earls

Samuel Earls

Male 1822 - 1893  (71 years)

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  • Name Samuel Earls 
    Born 1822  Floyd or Pittsavania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Tax List 1842-1850  Floyd County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1860  Western District, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Deed 19 Oct 1866  Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1870  Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Deed 24 Jul 1872  Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Deed 25 Jul 1872  Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Deed 1 Aug 1883  Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died 7 Jun 1893  Hankins Branch, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Name of Deceased: Samuel Earls Race: White Sex: Male Date of Death: June 7, 1893 Place of Death: Hankins Branch, Virginia Cause of Death: Philhirae? Father: Thomas Earls Mother: Betsy Earls Age: 67 Birth Place: East Virginia Marital Status: Farmer Name of Informant: D.P. Earls (son)
    Notes 
    • There are many documents (son James death certificate, various census records) that state the Samuel was born in Pennsylvania - could this have been pennsylvania county??? There are also other documents that state he was born in Floyd, Virginia.

      There is a Thomas Earles living in Pittsylvania Co, Va in 1820 Census. Could not find in 1830-40 census. Only Thomas Earles in 1830 census is living in KY.
    Person ID P14  Burress Genealogy of Virginia
    Last Modified 5 Jul 2015 

    Father Thomas Earls,   b. 1797, Pittsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Elizabeth "Betsy" 
    Family ID F417  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Amanda Melvina "Mandy" Delong,   b. 1825, Montgomery County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. After 1883, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 27 Apr 1843  Floyd County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Nancy "Nannie" J. Earls,   b. Sep 1843, Floyd County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1910, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years)  []
     2. Sarah Earls,   b. 1844, Floyd County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1866  (Age 22 years)  []
     3. Julia Ann Earls,   b. 1846, Giles County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Greene County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  []
     4. Ananias "Ennis" Earls,   b. Aug 1847, Floyd County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1911-20, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  []
     5. James Hamilton Earls,   b. 1852, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1929, Tip Top, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)  []
     6. Margaret Earls,   b. 1852, Floyd County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1854, Floyd County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)  []
     7. Cynthia Elizabeth Earls,   b. 01 Sep 1856, Floyd County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 1941, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)  []
     8. William "Dudley" Paris Earls,   b. 10 Aug 1859, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1943, Cliffield, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)  []
     9. Matilda "Tildie" Rose Earls,   b. Abt 1861, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1895, Cavatts Creek, Tazewell Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 34 years)
     10. Martha "Mattie" Jane Earls,   b. 04 May 1867, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Jul 1924, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)  []
     11. Mary Ann Earls,   b. 10 Aug 1869 , Sinking Waters, Tazewell, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1950, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    Last Modified 5 Jul 2015 
    Family ID F416  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1822 - Floyd or Pittsavania County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Apr 1843 - Floyd County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTax List - Personal Property Tax Lists - 1842-1850 - Floyd County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeed - This deed made this 19th day of October 1866 A.D. between Joseph Harrisson of the first part and Samuel Earls of the other and second part, both parties of County of Tazewell, State of Virginia: Now I, Joseph Harrisson of the first part do and doth deed covey and deliver unto Samuel Earls of the second part a general warrenty deed and title and right to himself and heirs, assigns +c to two tracts or parcels of land for the valuable consideration of one hundred and fifty dollars paid by the said Samuel Earls of the second part unto the said Joseph Harrison of the first part the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged. The lands lay in the County aforesaid. One tract or parcel by grand in the name of William Christian for Sixty Five acres which bears date the 1st day of August 1850; And the other tract or parcel of land by grant for forty acres patent or grant in the name of David Christian and the Forty acres which bears date the 30th day of October, One thousand eight hundred thirty eight on the waters of Indian Creek of Clinch River and the back fork of Sandy both tracts or parcels of land join. I, Joseph Harrisson deed and convey more or less. In witness whereof I, Joseph Harrison sign my name and hand with a full delivery and acknowledgement unto Samuel Earls as aforesaid the aforesaid date with seals and fixtures. Joseph Harrisson (seal) Virginia : In the Clerks office of Tazewell County Court October 19, 1866 The foregoing deed of bargain and sale from Joseph Harrisson to Samuel Earls bearing the date the 19th day of October 1866, was this day presented in this office and Joseph Harrision acknowledged the same before me to be his act and deed. Teste. J.W. Thompson C. Virginia : In the Clerks office of Tazewell County Court , June 17, 1872 This deed was again this day presented in this office together with the certificate of acknowledgement thereon and admitted to record the same being duly stamped. Teste. R.B. Gillespie, C. - 19 Oct 1866 - Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1870 - Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeed - This deed made this 24th day of July 1872 between Bird L. Bruster and Elizabeth Bruster of the first part and Samuel Earls of the second part, all of the county of Tazewell and State of Virginia, Witnessith that ina and for the consideration of the sum of three hundred and fifty dollars paid by William B???? to the parties of the first part in hand the receipt thereof is hereby acknowledged, do grand, bargain and convey to the party of the second part, him the party of the second part having accounted to the said William B???? the full amount of three hundred and fifty dollars and him holding the bond by purchase with legal assign by purchase of the same do grant and convey to the party of the second part a certain tract of parcel of land lying and being in the county of Tazewell and state aforesaid on the waters of the Clinch River where on the party of the second part now resides it being the entire interest agreed on and conveyed by all the lawful heirs, Robert Barnett, deceased, to the party of the first part and bounded as follows: beginning at white oak corner to James Barnett and James Bruster and with said Bruster line to corner of F.K. Asbury and with Asbury line to William P. Watkins line and with the same to James Barnetts west line and with the same to the beginning. ???? to contain sixty five acres be the same more or less, the said party of the first part consents to warrant the lands hereby conveyed generally. Witnesseth the following signature and seals this day and year first written. Bird L. Bruster (seal) Elizabeth M. Bruster (Seal). - 24 Jul 1872 - Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeed - This deed made this 25th day of July 1872 between Samuel Earls and Amanda, his wife, of the first part and William W. Bandy of the second part, all of the County of Tazewell and State of Virginia. Witnesseth, that for and in consideration of the sum of three hundred dollars, paid in hand to the said Samuel Earls, the said Earls, doth bargain and sale the William W. Bandy a certain tract or parcel of land, containing one hundred and five acres more or less, lying and being in the County of Tazewell and State of Virginia, lying in the gap on the divider between the waters of Indian Creek and the beech fork, and bounded as follows to wit: Beginning at a chestnut at 60 E. 126 poler to a beech, 2 chestnuts to locust near a coal bank, N 21 W. 28 poles to a sow wood and chestnut, N. 13 E. 20 poler, adjoining the beech fork to a gum, N. 33 W. 9 poler to a maple and dogwood. S 54 W 130 poler to two white oaks, S 26 E. 36 poler to the beginning. Beginning at a poplar, black oak, chestnut and dogwood on a hill side near two large rocks on the side next to the beech fork at 30 W 60 1/4 poler, adjoining a spur and branch to a hickory, cucumber, fair poler in the north west side of said branch N. 68 W. 58 poler to 2 dogwoods and cucumber on a spur near Thomas S. Christians line, S. 63 W. 60 poler to a double poplar and dogwood on a hill side. S. 20 E. 100 poler to 2 chestnut stumps, N. 77 E. 37 poler adjoining a drain on the waters of the gap branch to a white oak on the side of a spur. N. 29 E. 2 1/2 to a white oak corner of said David Christian N. 56 1/4 E. 33 poler to the beginning. The said D. Samuel Earls and Amanda his wife, convey the said tract or parcel of land by way of general warrant, unto the said William W. Bandy, his heirs, forever, to have and to hold forever with its appurtenances: In witness whereof we set our seal and signature this day and year first above written: Samuel Earls (seal) Amanda Earls (seal) Virginia Tazewell County to Wit: We E. Bruster and A.S. McNeil, Justices of said County do certify that Samuel Earls and Amanda M. Earls, parties to the forgoing deed, personally appeared before us, and acknowledged the same to be their act and deed, and the said Amanda M. Earls, being examined by us privately and apart from her husband and having said deed fully explained to her acknowledged that she had willingly executed the same and did not wish to retract it. Given under my hand this 25th day of July 1872. Virginia : In Tazewell County Court Clerk's office February 19, 1875 This deed of conveyance from Samuel Earls and wife to William W. Bandy, was presented in the office and upon the certificate acknowledged and privately examination annexed, admitted to record. Teste. R.B. Gillespie, C - 25 Jul 1872 - Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeed - This indenture made this 1st day of August 1883, between Samuel Earls & Manda, his wife of the one part and William L. Watkins of the other part, all of the county of Tazewell and state of Virginia. Witnessith that the said Samuel Earls & Manda, his wife for and in consideration of two hundred dollars, twenty dollars of which is paid by W.L. Watkins, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged, have granted bargained and sold and by these present do grant bargain and sell unto the said W.L. Watkins a certain tract parcel on boundary of land lying and being in said county of Tazewell on _____ Ridge containing (25) twenty five acres be the same more or less and bounded as follows: Beginning at a fallen black oak and old corner between Samuel Earls and W.L. Watkins and James Barrett and running about a Rod month (?) to a Locust thence with top of Ridge to an old chestnut tree, thence with top of Ridge to a chestnut and sourwood, thence with top to a Locust, thence with top to a white oak thence with top to a chestnut thence with top of ridge to a dogwood on or near Watkins corn field fence, at the upper or south side of his horse shoe bend the whole line running with top of ridge in a south westerly direction, thence with old line between said Watkins and said Samuel Earls, back to the beginning at the fallen black oak. To have and to hold the said land with all its appurtenances unto the said William L. Watkins his heirs and assigns forever and the said Samuel Earls for himself, his heirs executions and administrators does by these present covenant with the said W.L. Watkins his heirs + c so defend against the claim or claims of all and every person. In testimony whereof the said Samuel Earls and Mandy, his wife do hereunto set their hands and affix their seals the day and year in this indenture above written. His mark, Samuel Earls, (seal) Her mark, Amanda Earls (seal) State of Virginia County of Tazewell to wit: I, J.M.C. Catron, Notary Public for the county aforesaid in the state of Virginia, do certify that Samuel Earls, whose name is signed to the writing above bearing date on the 1st day of August 1883, has acknowledged the same before me in my county aforesaid. I do further certify that Amanda Earls the wife of Samuel Earls whose name is signed to the above writing bearing date in the _____ day of August 1883 personally appeared before me in the County aforesaid and being examined by me privately and apart from her husband and having the writing fully explained to her, she the said Amanda Earls acknowledged the said writing to be her act and declared that she had willingly executed the same and does not wish to retract it. Given under my hand this _____ day of August 1883. J.M.C. Catron, Notary Public. Virginia: In the Clerks office of Tazewell County Count September 4th, 1883, The foregoing deed of bargain and sale from Samuel Earls and wife to William L. Watkins, bearing date August 1, 1883, was this day presented in said office and with the certificate of acknowledgement and privacy examination thereto admitted to record. Teste. R. Brittain, D.C. - 1 Aug 1883 - Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 Jun 1893 - Hankins Branch, Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S30] Tazewell County Deed Books, Book 15, Page 59 .

    2. [S30] Tazewell County Deed Books, Book 34, Page 590.

    3. [S30] Tazewell County Deed Books, Book 15, Page 453.

    4. [S30] Tazewell County Deed Books, Book 19, Page 85.

    5. [S23] Virginia, Deaths and Burials Index 1853-1917, 1893 Tazewell County Death Register, Maiden Springs Dist. Line 9.

    6. [S49] Virginia, Select Marriages 1785-1940, Page 6.