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Land grants

 Subject
Subject Source: Fast

Found in 21 Collections and/or Records:

Anderson, William A., 1821-07-14

 File — RHS Collections #0060 - #0076, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents This file contains a land grant for William A. Anderson for fifty five and a half acres of land in Rockbridge County along the South River. The file also includes a typescript document verifying the original land grant's validity, certified by the Commonwealth of Virginia's Land Office in Richmond, as well as a handrawn map of the area.
Dates: 1821-07-14

Benjamin Borden Land Grant

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0107
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one document, the original land grant to Benjamin Borden of a tract of land for settlement in what would become Rockbridge County.
Dates: 1739-11-06

Beverley, 1749

 File — RHS Collections #0060 - #0076, Folder: 2
Scope and Contents This file includes a fragment of a land grant for William Beverley for one hundred and fifty six acres in Augusta County, VA in exchange for "twevle pound fifteen schillings" from 1749. Also includes photocopy of the grant fragment. Notes presence of Beverley Manor.
Dates: 1749

Bird, Andrew H. (copy only), 1812-01-27

 File — RHS Collections #0060 - #0076, Folder: 3
Scope and Contents This file consists of a photocopy of a land grant for Andrew H. Bird for two hundred and twenty two acres in Bath County.
Dates: 1812-01-27

Borden, 1933-03-23 - 1940-01-25

 File — RHS Collections #0060 - #0076, Folder: 4
Scope and Contents This file contains two copies of E.P. Tompkins article on the Borden Grant, as well as a number of Lexington New Gazette articles on the same topic.
Dates: 1933-03-23 - 1940-01-25

Borden

 File — RHS Collections #0060 - #0076, Folder: 5
Scope and Contents This file consists of a typescript manuscript of the Borden Grant article by E.P. Tompkins. Also includes a photo of an annotated map of the Borden Land grant. Also includes a list of settlers who recieved the first Borden deeds between 1741 and 1743.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1749 - 1985

Borden (Fragment)

 File — RHS Collections #0060 - #0076, Folder: 6
Scope and Contents This file contains a fragment of a copy of the Borden Grant, as well as a photocopy of the fragment.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1749 - 1985

Bowland, Andrew (copy only), 1815-06-05

 File — RHS Collections #0060 - #0076, Folder: 7
Scope and Contents This file contains a photocopy of a land grant for 250 acres of Bath County for Andrew Bowlands.
Dates: 1815-06-05

Crosswait, William (copy), 1830-08

 File — RHS Collections #0060 - #0076, Folder: 8
Scope and Contents This file consists of a handwritten copy of a land grant for William Crosswait for a plot of land in Orange County for forty shillings.
Dates: 1830-08

Edmondson and Arnold Family Land Grants

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0620
Content Description Two Rockbridge County, Va. land grants on parchment. The first was administered to David Edmondson on June 20, 1787 and the second William Arnold, on July 25, 1787. Edmondson's (Edmonston) document describes the property as being on the South Mountain on the Pedlar Gap road near or bordering Henry Nevil. Arnold's land, on the Forks of the James River, borders land of David Edmondson, James Templeton, William Holdman, and that of the McClung Family. Each document is signed by Virginia Lt....
Dates: 1787