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William CLEMENT (d. 1760) of Amelia County, Virginia - A Study of His Descendants


 
Land Office Grant to Hezekiah PIGG, 20 Oct 1779
Virginia Land Office Grants A, 1779-1780, pp. 113-115
Transcript by Marna L. Clemons, 30 October 2001

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  Thomas Jefferson Esq. Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia, To all to whom these presents shall come Greeting Know ye that in Consideration of four Pounds Sterling paid by Hezekiah Pigg into the Treasury of this Commonwealth there is Granted by the said Commonwealth unto the said Hezekiah Pigg a certain tract or parcel of Land Containing Eight hundred acres lying and Being in the County of Pittsylvania on the South side Banister River & on both Sides Pudding Creek & bounded as followeth, to Wit, Beginning at Pointers John Piggs line & thence new Lines south Nine degrees West one Hundred and Sixty poles to pointers South Eighty two degrees East two hundred and Eighty poles to pointers South two degrees East Sixty poles to pointers in the Bent of Pudding Creek North Seventy five degrees East one Hundred and sixteen poles to a white oak South Twenty two degrees East Ninety poles to a white oak South Eighty four Degrees East Ninety six Poles to Pointers North Eighty four East one hundred and Eighty poles to a white oak north thirty degrees East forty Six Poles to pointers in Christopher Hutchings Line thence his line north thirteen degrees East ninety four poles to Pointers North thirty two degrees West eighty six poles to a Sweet Gum thence John Piggs lines West twenty Six poles to a Dogwood South fifty five degrees West Eighty Six poles to a white oak South Sixty nine degrees West twenty six poles Crossing Pudding Creek to a white oak North Sixteen degrees West forty poles to a small white oak North Sixteen degrees West forty poles to a small white oak North Seventy seven degrees West thirty Eight poles to a white oak North Forty poles to a small white oak North thirty five degrees West thirty Six poles to a Chesnut tree on the River thence up the Same as it Meanders to a Black Gum North eighty three degrees West one hundred and Seventy four poles to a white oak North Sixty eight degrees West one hundred and twenty poles to the Beginning with its appurtenances to have and to have and to hold the said Tract or parcel of Land with its appurtenances to the said Hezekiah Pigg and his Heirs for ever. In Witness whereof the said Thomas Jefferson Esq. Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia hath hereunto Set his hand and Caused the seal of the Commonwealth to be affixed at Williamsburg on the Twentieth day of October in the year of our Lord one Thousand Seven hundred and Seventy nine and of the Commonwealth the fourth.
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