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Northern Neck land patents, 1742 Nov.

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Abstract

Contains copies of fourteen patents issued by Thomas Lord Fairfax, proprietor of the Northern Neck, for wasteland in Prince William County. Includes patents issued to James Bland, Jr., for 271 acres; Worden Pope of Westmoreland County for 467 acres; John Robertson of Prince William County for 235 acres; Philimon Walters the Younger of Prince William County for 300 acres; Philimon Walters the Younger for 178 acres; Philimon Walters the younger for 172 acres; Philimon Walters the Elder for 306 acres; Francis Searson for 236 acres; Dennis Connyers for 298 acres; William Bland for 312 acres; Jocob Holtzclaw for 357 acres; Samuel Earl for 682 acres; & Thomas Jackman of Prince William County for 157 acres. The patents are signed by W[illiam] Fairfax.