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Nansemond County, Virginia - - 1900 Federal Census Team Transcription
Microfilm # T623-1719
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22 Chuckatuck Magisterial Dist. (part)
Beginning at the mouth of the western branch of Nansemond River, thence up said branch to Isle of Wight County line, a short distance from Everetts Bridge, thence along said county line to Brewers Creek, thence down Brewers Creek to Chuckatuck Creek, thence down said creek to James River, thence down said James River to mouth of Nansemond River, thence up said river to Western Branch the point of beginning.
     
23 Chuckatuck Magisterial Dist. (part)
Beginning at the mouth of the Western Branch of the Nansemond River, thence up said branch to Isle of Wight County line (a short distance from Everetts Bridge) thence south along Isle of Wight County line to S.A.L. Railroad, thence east along said R.R. to culvert over Smith's Creek, thence down said Creek to Nansemond River, thence down said River to point of beginning.
     
24 Cypress Magisterial Dist. (part)
Beginning at the intersection of Edenton Road and N.C. State line, thence along said Edenton Road to Cypress Chapel Church, thence northwest along road from Cypress Chapel to Liberty Springs Church, thence along the road from Liberty Springs Church to Leesville, thence along the Somerton Road to Knuckles Swamp, thence down said swamp to the N.C. State line at Somerton Creek, thence east along said state line to point of beginning.
     
25 Cypress Magisterial Dist. (part)
Beginning at corporate limits of Suffolk on Somerton Road, thence along Somerton Road to Liberty Springs Church, thence along the road to intersection of Cypress Chapel and Whaleyville Road, thence along said road to Cypress Chapel, thence along Edenton Road to N.C. state line, thence east along said state line to Norfolk County line at Lake Drummond, thence along Norfolk County line to S.A.L. Railroad, thence west along the said S.A.L. R.R. to Shingle Creek, thence down said creek to Nansemond River, thence up said river to corporate limits of Suffolk on the east, thence along the corporate limits to Somerton Road, the point of beginning.
     
26 Holy Neck Magisterial Dist. (part)
Excluding of Suffolk town. Beginning at corporate limits of Suffolk on Somerton Road, thence southwest along Somerton Road to Liberty Springs Church, thence northwest along the road from Liberty Springs Church to Leesville, thence along the New Road to the Holy Neck Road near the Quaker Church, thence along the Holy Neck road to the S.A.L. Railroad at a point known as McClenny's, thence along the S.A.L. R.R. to Smith's Creek, thence down said creek to Nansemond River, thence down Nansemond River to corporate limits of Suffolk, thence around western corporate limits of Suffolk to Somerton Road, the point of beginning.
     
27 Holy Neck Magisterial Dist. (part) including Holland town
Excluding Suffolk town. Beginning at Leesville, thence along the Somerton Road to Knuckle's Swamp, thence along the Holy Neck road to Holy Neck Church, thence northward along the road to Elwood, thence along the county road to Isle of Wight County line at Ely Doughtrey's, thence along the Isle of Wight County line to S.A.L. R.R., thence down the S.A.L. R.R. to Crossing, known as McClenny's, thence along the road (by way of Copeland) to New Road near Quaker Church, thence along New Road to Leesville, the point of beginning.
     
28 Holy Neck Magisterial Dist. (part)
Excluding Suffolk town. Beginning at Holy Neck Church, thence northward along the road to Elwood, thence along the road to Isle of Wight County line at Ely Doughtrey's, thence along the Isle of Wight County line to Blackwater River, thence down Blackwater River to N.C. state line, thence east along N.C. state line to Somerton Creek, thence up said creek to Knuckles Swamp, thence along the Holy Neck road to Holy Neck, the point of beginning.
     
29 Suffolk town (part)
Beginning at the intersection of Cedar Street and corporate limits on the south, thence east and north around corporate limits to Nansemond River, thence up Nansemond River to intersection of same with Main Street, thence south along said street to Cedar Street, thence along Cedar Street to point of beginning.
     
30 Suffolk town (part)
Beginning at the intersection of Cedar Street and corporate limits on the south, thence west and north along the corporate limits to Nansemond River, thence down Nansemond River to intersection of same with Main Street, thence along said Main Street to Cedar Street, thence along Cedar Street to the point of beginning.
     
31 Sleepy Hole Magisterial Dist. (part)
Beginning at the mouth of Shingle Creek, thence up Shingle Creek to S.A.L. R.R., thence along S.A.L. R.R. to intersection of same with Norfolk County line, thence to Bennetts Creek, thence down Bennetts Creek to Nansemond River, thence up said river to Shingle Creek, the point of beginning.
     
32 Sleepy Hole Magisterial Dist. (part)
Beginning at the intersection of the S.A.L. R.R. and Norfolk County line, thence along Norfolk County line to Hoffers Creek, thence down Hoffers Creek to Nansemond River, thence up Nansemond River to Bennetts Creek, thence up Bennets Creek to S.A.L. R.R. on Norfolk County line, the point of beginning.
     

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