Abbrevations Used

John ?           John missing last name or no last name (bef 1100?)

? Smith          missing first name

a 1800           after 1800

b 1800           before 1800

c 1800           circa 1800 estimate +- a few years

DB B 154      deed book B page 154

do                  daughter of

fo                   father of

mo                 mother of

SB H 154-2   survey book H page 154 plat 2 on page, #number of plat

wo                 wife of

[223]              old source number with former software.  will eventually be converted

CENSUS

  • AL SC GA  - person born in AL, father in SC, mother in GA
  • m1@22      - marriage #1 at age 22
  • m13            - married for 13 years
  • 4/6              - 4 of 6 children still living
  • r/w              - read/write, usually used as can't r/w
  • $500 $200  - real estate worth, personal worth