Old Rights, Proprietary Rights, Virginia Entries, and Soldiers Entitled to Donation Lands: With An Explanation of Reed's Map of Philadelphia
William Henry Egle
C.M. Busch, State Printer, 1896 - Land grants - 769 pages
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Page 289 - Clinton, in his actual Possession now being by virtue of a Bargain and Sale to him thereof made for ,one whole Year by Indenture, bearing Date the Day next before the Day of the Date of these Presents...
Page 308 - CD , his heirs, executors, administrators and assigns, in manner and form following, that is to say : that the said...
Page 488 - ... within •whose boundary their lands shall be included the same purchase or consideration money which would have been due from them to the state under which they claimed the right...
Page 476 - WHEREAS it is determined that a Fort be immediately built on the River Ohio, at the Fork of Monongahela, to oppose any further Encroachments, or hostile Attempts of the French, and the Indians in their Interest, and for the Security and Protection of his Majesty's Subjects in this Colony ; and as it is absolutely necessary that a sufficient Force should be raised to erect and support the same...
Page 481 - Lordship, that the Proprietaries of Pennsylvania do claim, by their said Petition, as part of their Province of Pennsylvania, all the Lands lying West of a South Line to be drawn from Dixon and Mason's Line, as it is commonly called, at the Westernmost part of the Province of Maryland, to the beginning of the fortieth Degree of North Latitude, to the Extent of five Degrees of Longitude from the River Delaware, and I must request your Lordship will neither Grant Lands nor exercise the Government of...
Page 476 - Acres to be on, or near the River Ohio) shall be laid off and granted to such Persons, who by their Voluntary Engagement, and good Behaviour in the said Service, shall deserve the same.
Page 476 - ... that over and above their pay, two hundred thousand acres of his majesty the king of Great Britain's lands, on the east side of the river Ohio...
Page 288 - ... distance from New Castle, northward and westward unto the beginning of the fortieth degree of northern latitude, and then by a straight line westward to the limits of longitude above mentioned.