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JOHN BRADY - 1668 - Surry Co VA
Posted by: gracie Date: January 30, 2002 at 15:08:27
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Land Record: JOHN BRADY - 1668 - Surry Co VA

Land Grant 07 Oct 1668.
JOHN BRADY, 380 acres in Surry Co VA
"... [illegible/torn] ... [grant] unto JOHN BRADY three hundred and Eighty acres of land lying in the County of Surry at the head of the branches of GRAYes Creeke bounded as followeth begining at a marked Ash tree by the Mill Swamp side and thence runing W by S: 190 poles to a red oake thence S 160 poles to a white oke thence W. 80 poles to a pine thence N. N. W: 1/2 point westly 264 poles to a red oake thence E N. E. 152 poles to a pokecory thence N. by E: 30 poles to a red oke Standing on a branch of Besses Swamp thence along the said branch East S. E: to the maine Swamp 64 poles thence [Easterly] along the said Besses Swamp unto the Mill Swamp 130 poles thence along the Mill Swamp to the first specified marked tree including the quantity aforesaid, one hundred and Eighty acres part hereof formerly granted to the said BRADY by patt. dated the 18th of March 1662 And two hundred acres the residue [for Transportation] of foure persons &c. To have and to hold &c. To be held &c. yielding and paying &c. provided &c. Dated the seventh Day of October 1668"
VA Patents 6, p. 212.
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Library of VA Digital Collections ~~

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