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Mann Page - 1729 - Spotsylvania Co VA
Posted by: gracie Date: March 08, 2002 at 14:35:09
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Land Record Abstract: Mann Page - 1729 - Spotsylvania Co VA

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Land Grant 12 Dec 1729.

MANN PAGE, Esqr., of Gloucester Co VA, 3500 acres in Spotsylvania Co VA

"... two Thousand Acres thereof being part of a greater Tract which was granted to LAWRENCE SMITH late of the County of Gloucester Gent dec.d by patent bearing Date the Twenty ffifth day of May in the year of our Lord One Thousand six hundred and seventy one And by the last Will and Testament of the said LAWRENCE SMITH bearing Date the Eighth day of August in the year of our Lord One Thousand Seven hundred Devised to WILLIAM SMITH and his heirs for Ever and by the Death of the said WILLIAM did Descend to JOHN SMITH late of the County of Gloucester Esqr. Dec.d in ffee simple And by the last Will and Testament of the said JOHN SMITH bearing Date the Twenty Sixth day of December in the year of our Lord One Thousand Seven hundred and Nineteen was Devised to JOHN SMITH Son of the said JOHN SMITH and his heirs for Ever and by the Said JOHN SMITH was lately sold and Conveyed to HENRY WILLIS his heirs and Assigns for Ever who hath since Conveyed the same to the said MANN PAGE And One Thousand ffive hundred acres the Residue of the Said Three Thousand ffive hundred Acres of Land being Granted unto WILLIAM ROBERTSON by Patent Dated the seventh day of December one Thousand Seven hundred and Twenty six and by the said ROBERTSON Conveyed to CATESBY COCKE of the County of Stafford Gent by deed of Lease and Release bearing Date the Twenty Eighth and Twenty Ninth days of April one Thousand Seven hundred and Twenty Seven And by him Conveyed to the said MANN PAGE by Deeds of Lease and Release bearing Date the Third and ffourth days of November One Thousand Seven hundred and Twenty Nine ..."

"... Begining at a small marked Red Oak standing by a great Swamp side called Rassapouack [or Rassaponack] it being the Westermost Corner of a Pattent Granted to LAWRENCE SMITH and Mr. ROBERT TALIAFERRO both Dec.ed Thence with the line of the Patent ... crossing the aforesaid swamp of Rassapouack [or Rassaponack] to a Red Oak Thence leaving the said Land ... a White Oak standing on the side of a stony hill ... crossing a large Branch of the aforesaid swamp ... to Land belonging to the aforesaid MANN PAGE Thence with his line ..."
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VA Patents 13, p. 412.
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