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Wheatlands was a plantation in Jefferson County, West Virginia which belonged to the Turner family, and was occupied by BW's brother-in-law and sister-in-law Henry Smith Turner and Catherine Turner in the early 1800s.


Ranke, Vinnetta (Wells). The Blackburn Genealogy; with Notes on the Washington Family through Intermarriage. Containing Historical Facts on Virginia Lore and Mount Vernon, Including Records of Allied Families. Washington, 1939. pg. 25.

Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA. “Wheatland, Berryville Pike, Rippon, Jefferson County, WV.” Image. Accessed October 10, 2022.