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Russell County, Virginia
Executed 06 Sep 1870 & 20 Oct 1872

Russell County Deed Book 16, p. 301

Preston White Homestead. 6 Sep 1870. Claim for 3 tracts, livestock and personal estate with total value of $973.

Russell County Deed Book 17, p.204.

Preston White Homestead Deed.
This deed witnesseth that I Preston White of the County of Russell and the state of Virginia being a householder and head of a fmily of the County of russell and State of Virginia do hereby declare my intetnetion to set apaart and claim the following real estate and personal progperty for a homestead in accordance with the Constitutions of Virginia providing the same:

1 small trace of land                     $750
1 young mare                                65
2 milk cows                                 30
5 head of sheep                              5
3 shoats                                     3
1 sow and 6 pigs                             5
Household and Kitchen furniture             15
All farming tools                            5
1/4 of a cain mill                          10
Hay, flax, and corn                         75
20 head of geese                            10
1 mare colt                                 15
1 yearling heifer                           10
4 head lambs                                 4
Total                                   $1,002

In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and affixed my seal this 20 October 1872.

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