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Gilliams of Goochland County Historical Society Magazine
Updated March 19, 2016



Index 1969 to 1978


Volume
Season
Year
Page
John Gilliam
II
Spring
1970
8
Robert Gilliam
II
Spring
1970
8
John Gilliam
III
Autumn
1971
4
John Gilliam
III
Autumn
1971
7
John Gilliam, Sr.
III
Autumn
1971
4
Robert Gilliam
III
Autumn
1971
4
John Gilliam
IV
Autumn
1972
14
John Gilliam
IX
Autumn
1977
6
Lucy Gilliam
IX
Autumn
1977
30
Miss Gilliam
IX
Spring
1977
45
Miss Gilliam
IX
Autumn
1977
26
Miss Gilliam
IX
Autumn
1977
27
John Gilliam
V
Spring
1973
10
John Gilliam
V
Spring
1973
18
Mary Louisa Gilliam
V
Spring
1973
13
Scott Gilliam
V
Spring
1973
10
William Gilliam
V
Spring
1973
18
Gary Gilliam
VI
Autumn
1974
3
John Gilliam
VI
Autumn
1974
3
Mourning Holman Gilliam
VI
Autumn
1974
3


Some entries from the above index, listed in the order they were published.

13 July 1785
A slate of the Land Tax in Goochland County for the the Sheriff's Collection in specie, etc.
John GILLIAM, Gent., 546 acres
John GILLIAM, 500 acres, resident of Prince George County
Robert GILLIAM, Esq., 1021.75 acres, a resident of Prince George County
Goochland County Historical Society Magazine, Volume 2, Number 1, page 8, Spring 1970.

1790
Land Tax, List A.
John GILLIAM, Sen. 546 acres
Robert GILLIAM, Esq. 1021, resident of Prince George County
John GILLIAM, 121 acres, living in Richmond City
Goochland County Historical Society Magazine, Volume 3, Number 2, pages 8, Autumn 1971.

1790
Land Tax, List B (East Goochland)
John GILLIAM, 500 acres
Goochland County Historical Society Magazine, Volume 3, Number 2, pages 8, Autumn 1971.

1788 Roster of Captain Sherwood (Sherrard) Parrish's Militia
John GILLIAM

Goochland County Historical Society Magazine, Volume 4, Number 2, pages 13-14, Autumn 1972.

1776
GILLIAM, John 9
John GILLIAM
William GILLIAM
Goochland County Historical Society Magazine, Volume 5, Number 1, page 18, Spring 1973.

5 Apr 1776
John Moss and Elizabeth, his wife, sell 150 acres to John GILLIAM on Little Byrd Creek
Goochland County, VA, Deed Book 11, page 104
Goochland County Historical Society Magazine, Volume 6, Number 2, page 3, Autumn 1974.

21 Dec 1801
John GILLIAM and his wife Sary, sold 144 3/4 acres to Joseph DuVal, resident of Goochland for $723.75.
Goochland County Historical Society Magazine, Volume 6, Number 2, page 3, Autumn 1974.

Mount Airy is situated in the upper end of Goochland County near the Fluvanna and Louisa County lines on State Route No. 646, 2 miles from its intersections with U. S. 250
The earliest mention of this land in Goochland Deed Books was for 400 acres on Little Byrd Creek, sold for 20 pounds, to John Moss by Charles Massie of New Kent County on 27 November 1740. Charles Massie had patented this land on 27 Sept. 1729, see Patent Vol. 13, p. 401. John Moss and Elizabeth, his wife, sold 150 acres to John GILLIAM on 4 April 1776. [Goochland County Deed Book #11, p. 104] This piece of land included a house built in 1768, about 100 yards from the present structure. On 21 December 1801 John GILLIAM and his wife Sary, sold 144 3/4 acres to Joseph DuVal, listed as a resident of Goochland. The price paid was $723.75.
Goochland County Historical Society Magazine, Volume 6, Number 2, page 3, Autumn 1974


A sampling of other references to Gilliams from the Goochland County Historical Society Magazine:

1826
William O. Payne purchased 56 acres from the estate of John GILLIAM "on waters of Little Byrd Creek"
Goochland County Historical Society Magazine, Volume 9, Number 2, pages 3, Autumn 1977

1783
A slate of the Land Tax in Goochland County for the Sheriff's Collection in specie, etc.
John GILLIAM, 546 acres
Robert GILLIAM, Esq., 691.75 acres, resident of Prince George County
Robert GILLIAM, for Mrs. Jefferson's dower, 330 acres
Goochland County Historical Society Magazine, Volume 35, page 25, 2003



Sources
  • Goochland County, VA, Historical Society Magazine