Hugh DOBBINS Jr.

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PropertyHugh Dobbins and wife Anne to Jno. Campbell, 390 acres in North Garden. Adjacent to Robert Lewis.1 
Property*Hugh Dobbins, Jr. obtained 390 acres in Goochland, County in the North Garden adjacent to Robert Lewis, Dobbin's cornfield and William Taylor, 28 Aug 1746.2 
PropertyHugh DOBBINS Jr. was an adjacent landowner of James WOODS on 12 January 1747 in Ivy Creek, Goochland County, Virginia; James Wood obtained 190 acres in Goochland County on the head branches of Ivy Creek, adjacent to Michael Wood, Robert Lewis and Hugh Dobbins, 12 January 1747.3 
PropertyHugh DOBBINS Jr. was an adjacent landowner of Peter HAIRSTON on 12 January 1746/47 in North Garden, Goochland County, Virginia; Peter Hairstone acquired a patent for 250 acres next to land owned by Robert Lewis. Robert Lewis was the grandfather of Meriwether Lewis of the Lewis & Clark Expedition.
Peter's property was in Albemarle County when the patent was recorded, however, it was surveyed prior to 1744 when this land was in Goochland County. Source: Land Office Patents No. 25, 1745-1747, p. 528 (Reel 23). Library of Virginia.
Peter and his wife Agnes sold this land on 24 October 1762.
Thomas Jefferson lived nearby, close to the Rivanna River.4,5
Court RecordCapt. Robert HAIRSTON; Robert Herston, Samuel Herston, Hugh Dobbins, John Dobbins, and others are on a jury.6 

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S3368] Davis, Bailey Fulton, Albemarle County Virginia Deed Book 1, 1748-1752. Salt Lake City, Utah : Digitized by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 2009, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  2. [S3123] Hudgins, Dennis R. Cavaliers and Pioneers: Abstracts of Virginia Land Patents and Grants : Volume Six, 1749-1762. Richmond, Va: Virginia Genealogical Society, 1998. Print., Personal Collection - printed book.
  3. [S3122] Hudgins, Denis R. Cavaliers and Pioneers: Abstracts of Virginia Land Patents and Grants : Volume Five, 1741-1749. Richmond, Va: Virginia Genealogical Society, 1994. Print., Personal Collection - printed book.
  4. [S3124] Hudgins, Dennis R. Cavaliers and Pioneers: Abstracts of Virginia Land Patents and Grants : Volume Seven, 1762-1776. Richmond, Va: Virginia Genealogical Society, 1999. Print., Personal Collection - printed book.
  5. [S3282] Goochland County Virginia Patents 25, 1745-1747, p. 528, Reel 23, Library of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia.
  6. [S3444] Nance, Joanne Lovelace, Albemarle County, Virginia, Court Order Book, 1744/45-1748. Magazine of Virginia Genealogy, Volume 29, May 1991, Number 2., Ancestry.com.
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