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John Davis - 1750 - Lunenburg Co VA
Posted by: gracie Date: March 02, 2002 at 07:04:11
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Land Record Abstract: John Davis - 1750 - Lunenburg Co VA

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Consideration of Ten Pounds Fifteen Shillings.
Land Grant 03 Nov 1750.
JOHN DAVIS, 2443 acres in Lunenburg Co VA "... on the South Side of Roanoak River ... a Corner red Oak of RICHARD FOX's old Line on Roanoak River thence along his old Line ... to his red and white Oak Corner ... to his Pine Corner thence on the said FOX's Line again ... to his Shrub Oak thence still on the said FOX ... a Hiccory in the said FOX's Line thence on DAVID WALKER's Line ... a Stake at the Head of a small Branch thence again on the said WALKER down the said Branch ... to his Corner Willow and white Oak on SMITH's reedy Branch ... crossing SMITH's Reedy Branch to a red Oak ... a red Oak Corner of DANIEL COLESON thence along his Line ... to his Corner hiccory on the said River thence down the same as it meanders ... two hundred and thirty Acres Part thereof being formerly granted unto JOHN BROWN and RICHARD BROWN by our Letters Patent bearing Date the thirteenth Day of October one thousand seven hundred and twenty seven[,] sixty nine Acres other Part thereof being also granted unto JEFFERY CUMBERFORD by our Letters Patent bearing Date the twentieth Day of May one thousand seven hundred and thirty five and two thousand and one hundred and forty four Acres the Residue never before granted ..."
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VA Patents 29, p. 346-347.
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