Historical, Genealogical, and Biographical Account of the Jolliffe Family of Virginia, 1652 to 1893: Also Sketches of the Neill's, Janney's, Hollingsworth's, and Other Cognate Families

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J.B. Lippincott, 1893 - Virginia - 245 pages
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Page 177 - Then the Estate hereby Granted shall Cease and be utterly Determined and thereafter it shall and may be lawful to and for us our Heirs and Successors to Grant the same Lands and Premises with the appurtenances unto such other Person or Persons as we our Heirs and Successors shall think fit.
Page 177 - France and Ireland, King, Defender of the Faith, &c. To all to whom these presents shall come, Greeting...
Page 177 - To BE HELD of us our Heirs and Successors as of our Manor of East Greenwich in the County of Kent in free and Common Soccage and not in Capite or by Knights Service.
Page 7 - Knowing this, that never yet Share of Truth was vainly set In the world's wide fallow; After hands shall sow the seed, After hands from hill and mead Reap, the harvests yellow.
Page 177 - Revenues in this our Colony and Dominion of Virginia. We have given granted and confirmed and by these presents for us our Heirs and Successors do give grant and confirm unto...
Page 22 - To social manners, and the heart humane, A nature ever great, and never vain ; . A wit, that no licentious pertness knows ; The sense, that unassuming candour shows...
Page 63 - Current Money to him in hand paid the Receipt whereof he doth hereby...
Page 43 - Virginia had long been the home of its inhabitants. "Among many other blessings," said their statutebook, " God Almighty hath vouchsafed increase of children to this colony ; who are now multiplied to a considerable number ; " and the huts in the wilderness were as full as the birds'-nests of the woods. The genial climate and transparent atmosphere delighted those who had come from the denser air of England.
Page 150 - We have given, granted, and confirmed and by these presents for us our heirs and successors do give grant and confirm unto Thomas Millsaps one certain tract or parcel of land containing four hundred acres lying and being in the county of Augusta...
Page 63 - W. X., his executors, administrators or assigns ; for which payment, well and truly to be made, I bind myself, my heirs, executors and administrators, firmly by these presents.

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