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From: "Tom C" <>
Subject: David Jarretts of WV
Date: Sat, 29 Dec 2001 16:16:45 -0500
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West Virginia Estate Settlements, Kanawha County, Page 150
I found a listing for an Abraham Jarrett who listed the following children:
Will dated 19 April 1850
Nancy Wilson daughter
Peter sons and others
In 1840 will for James Jarrett
1829 Will for John Jarrett
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----- Original Message -----
From: "Tom C" <>
Sent: December 29, 2001 4:02 PM
Subject: Re: Sorting out David Jarretts of WV
> Then there is the David JERRET whose daughter Ann married Andrew LYKINS
> about 1763.
> I show him married to a Margaret ? and having died before 16 Nov. 1761 in
> Perks Co. PA. as that was the date his Will was proved.
> He had the children, besides Ann
> David (born about 1740)
> Ann (born about 1745)
> Where does he fit into the scheme of things?
> Tom Chuderski
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> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Sara Patton" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: December 29, 2001 2:42 PM
> Subject: Sorting out David Jarretts of WV
> > In looking at original land records of Kanawha Co, VA/WV in the early
> > 1800s, I've become somewhat confused over the 3rd generation of David
> > Jarretts I have found in WV. According to many family histories and
> > somewhat confirmed by various marriage, estate, and land records in
> > Greenbrier, Kanawha, and Cabell counties, it appears that all four of
> > original Jarrett brothers (David, James, Jesse and Owen had sons named
> > David. I was doing fairly well in sorting them out by location (Owen
> > sons on Paint and Cabin Creeks; David and sons on Witchers Creek/Kanawha
> > River, Owen and Abraham (sons of James) on the Elk though most of James'
> > sons stayed in Greenbrier Co.,and not certain about Jesse's location
> > he and sons appear to have moved to IN by 1820.
> > I'm GUESSING (and would like to hear from those of you who have done
> > research) that Jesse and sons went to IN and are those listed in 1820
> > Co, Richmond Twp, IN census as follows:
> > p. 216-17 Wm Jarrett
> > p. 216 Levi Jarrett
> > p. 216 George Jarrett
> > p.218/p.221 Eli Jarrett
> > p. 222 David Jarrett
> > p. 179/193 Henry Jarrett
> > p. 257 John Jarrett
> > p. 185 Nathan Jarrett
> > p. 259 Thomas Garrett
> > If this is so, then
> > 1. who are Henry, John, Nathan and Thomas??
> > 2. Is this David with wife Elizabeth (Alford?)son of Jesse rather than
> > 1826, Feb 4: Indenture of David and Elizabeth Jarrett of Wayne Co, IN
> > to John Jones Sr. and Hillary Jones for $600 for 118 acres land on
> > Creek being part of land survey patented to John Hansford, assee of Wm.
> > Morris. Land on west side of Paint Creek, corner to Jacob Jarrett,
> > to Owen Jarrett. David and Elizabeth both sign with + marks. [Kanawha
> > WV Deed Bk G:65]
> > If Jesse's son David is married to Elizabeth Alford (or at least
> > "Elizabeth" someone) as the Indiana location would indicate, then Owen's
> > son must be the one found in Kanawha Co records "David Jarrett and
> > Colbert was [sic] married Sept. the 24th, 1822." ????
> > There is another David and Elizabeth Jarrett in Cabell Co on Mud River
> > between 1816-1826 when that David died. Whose son he is, I have no clue,
> > though he may possibly James' son (though he is not mentioned in James'
> > 1821 will recorded in Greenbrier Co.) Others who claim James had a son
> > David list a Sallie Mitchell as his wife.
> > A David Jarrett is mentioned several years later in Kanawha Co records
> > Cabin Creek so I'm guessing this is Owen's son or grandson. Example
> > 1855, May 26: Deed between David Jarrett of Kanawha Co between James W.
> > Oakes for one flat boat 90' long now lying in Cabin Creek, 20 saw logs
> > lying near mouth of Coal fork of Cabin Creek, 3 sets of gunwales lying
> > waters of Coal Fork of Cabin Creek, about 1,000 ft. of Boat Timers (sic)
> > Andrew Foster's saw mill on Cabin Creek, 1 grey mare and colt, 2 cows,
> > 1 calf, 8 hogs, 1 rifle gun, 2 beds and one set black smith tools for
> > $225.75. David to pay in 2 yrs. David signs with mark. David +
> > Jarrett. (Kanawha Co, WV Deed Bk T: 118)
> > And of course there is David's son, David Garred who married Jane Graham
> > and had land on the Kanawha River near Witcher's Creek between 1805-1817
> > and perhaps later (I'm not done looking!).
> > Then of course, a few grandson David's get thrown into the mix but most
> > them are too young to at a later date so I haven't worried about them.
> > Anyway, whatever help anyone can give in clearing up all this 3rd
> > generation of David's would be appreciated.
> > Sara Patton
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