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

Land Office Grant to John Webster GILBERT, 20 Jul 1780
Virginia Land Office Grants E, 1775-1776, 1780-1781, pp. 88-89
Transcript by Marna L. Clemons, 30 October 2001

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  Thomas Jefferson Esquire Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia to all whom these presents shall come greeting Know ye that in consideration of the Ancient Composition of Forty Shillings Sterling paid into the Treasury of this Commonwealth by John Webster Gilbert there is granted by the said Commonwealth unto the Said John Webster Gilbert a certain Tract or parcel of Land Containing Three Hundred and Sixty Acres by Survey bearing date the fifteenth day of March One Thousand Seven hundred and Seventy Lying and being in the County of Bedford on West Branches of Seneca Creek and Bounded as followeth, to Wit, Beginning at his own Corner Red Oak thence along his Lines North Eighty two degrees West fifty Six poles to his Corner black Jack South forty five degrees West Ninety Six poles to his Corner Shrub white oak South forty two degrees East One hundred and twenty poles to his corner white oak thence off South five degrees West one hundred and twenty poles to a Red Oak on his own Line thence along his Line South sixty three Degrees West forty poles to a pine thence off North Eighty degrees West Ninety six poles to a Spanish Oak North thirty two degrees West fourteen poles to Gordons Corner Red Oak thence along his Line North Eighteen degrees West One hundred and sixty two poles to a Red Oak thence off North thirty five degrees East fifty eight poles to a Shrub white oak North ten Degrees West Eighty six poles to a pine North sixty six degrees East One hundred and Eighty four poles to a black Jack South Sixty four degrees East Ninety four poles to pointers on his own Line and thence along his own Line South Twenty two degrees West Sixty poles to the first Station with its Appurtenances to have and to hold the said Tract of parcel of Land with its appurtenances unto the said John Webster Gilbert and his heirs forever In witness whereof the said Thomas Jefferson Esquire Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia hath hereunto set his hand and Caused the seal of the said Commonwealth to be affixed at Richmond on the twentieth day of July in the year of our Lord One Thousand Seven Hundred and Eighty and of the Commonwealth the fifth
    Thomas Jefferson

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