Monday, October 24, 2011

1779 Wilkes N.Carolina Land Grant to John Underwood

    
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John Underwood:  received Grant #16 for 298 acres of land on the waters of Fisher Creek near Roaring Gap Creek adjoining Henry Kearby; based on Warrant/Entry No. 211 dated 22 Oct 1778. Grant is recorded in Book No. 39, p.16; William Underwood and Henry Kearby Chain Carriers.

2 comments:

Dr. Bill (William L.) Smith said...

Neat map. Thanks for sharing - and, stopping by my place and leaving a comment. ;-)

forgottennewengland said...

I'm sure I'm not the only one who finds old handwriting fascinating. It's just one of the many aspects of genealogy that drew me to the hobby. Thanks for sharing this - and stopping by my site.