Original Albemarle County Patents by Location
submitted by Julia Crosswell
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14 January 1726/27, ref VPB 13 p14, James Skelton 1600 acres Henrico Co., 1200a part of the sd 1600a being formerly granted to the sd James Skelton by patent dated the 20th day of February 1723/24. Adjoining: River bank, crossing Hardware Creek.
13 Jan 1729/30, ref VPB 13 p424, George Nicholas of Williamsburgh Gent. 2600 acres Goochland Co. formerly granted to James Skelton along Fluvanna River
28 Sep 1730, ref VPB 13 p487-488, John Syme of Hanover Co. 5829 acres on both Sides Deep Creek, Fork Creek, and Little Creek adjoining: Majr. David Meriwether and Capt. Clark and to the dividing line between Hanover and Goochland Counties in the County of Hanover. Other points: Peter Kings Corner hiccory
10 Feb 1748/49, ref VPB 27 p144-147, Francis Clark 2450 acres Louisa Co. on both sides of Fork Creek 400 a. being formerly granted to John Syme Gent., 1200a other part being formerly granted to Francis Clark 450 a. other part formerly granted to Francis Clark. Adjoining: Symes line, Love Stathams line, John Healeys Corner Pine, Healeys Corner, Hughes's line, David Meriwethers Line.
17 Aug 1725, ref VPB 12 p234-235 Thomas Dickason of King William Co. 1000a. both sides of Overton's fork of the Elk Creek in Hanover Co. Adjoining: Mr. Overton's corner, Corner of Mr. William Winstons and Ambrose Joshua Smiths Capt Carr's corner Carrs, Overton's and John Raglands corner Overton's line, Overton's other corner
17 Aug 1725, ref VPB 12 p235, Thomas Dickason of King William Co. 1000a on both sides the Main...of Great Rockey Creek and on S side of Overton's fork of Elk Creek in Hanvoer Co. Adjoining: Dickasons and Smiths corner Stake, Smiths Line, Raglands corner, Mr. Overton's corner, s. side Overton's fork, Dickasons corner.
28 Sep 1728, ref VPB 13 p334, Charles Chiswell of Hanover Co. for the importation of 27 persons 4975 a. on both sides Contrary River and Franks Run on the S. side Northanna Adjoining: Col Nicholas Meriwether, Benjamin Brown, Mrs Barbary Winston, John Poindexter, Ambrose Joshua Smith and Capt William Fleming in sd County of Hanover. Also, Capt. Carr.
28 Sep 1732, ref VPB 14 p465-466, Edward Scott 350a. N. Side of River Fluvanna at a place called Totier in the County of Goochland. Adjoining: George Nicholas's line.
28 Sep 1732 Edward Scott 200a. on the N. side of the River Fluvanna, adjoining first lands.
28 Sep 1728 Charles Chiswell of Hanover Co. for importation of 22 people 497a. on both sides of Contrary River and Franks Run on the S side Northanna. Adjoining: Capt. William Flemings corner, Colonel Meriwether's corner stake, Meriwethers line, Benjamin Browns corner pin, John Poindexters line, line of previous land, Mrs. Winstons line, Winstons and Ambrose Joshua Smiths corner, Smiths line, Capt. Carrs corner, Carrs line, Carrs corenre, Capt. Fleming line.
28 Sep 1732 Edward Scott 350a on N Side of the River Fluvanna Adjoining: new lines, George Nicholas's line, down the river.
28 Sep 1732 Edward Scott 200a. on the N. side of the River Fluvanna Adjoining previously surveyed lands for the said Edward Scott.
1 Oct 1747 Daniel Scott 380a Albemarle County on Totier, Adjoining: John Lewis's line, John Tulys line, Daniel Scotts line, Arthur Hopkins's line, John Lewis's line.
12 May 1759 Daniel Scott 930a. Albemarle Co. on the N side of and adjoing the Fluvanna River 350a part thereof being formerly granted unto Edward Scott by patent of 28 Sep 1732 200a. other part thereof being formerly granted unto sd. Edward Scott by patent of same day, 28 Sep 1732, right and title has become vested in sd Daniel Scott 380a residue was granted unto sd Daniel Scott by patent fo 1 Oct 1747. Adjoining: River, Mr. Arthur Hopkins lines, lines of John Lewis, crossing Totier Creek, John Tuley's line, line of George Nicholas.
29 Nov 1743 Anthony Pouncy/Pouncey of Brunswick Co. Planter of the one part to Charles Moormen Junr. of Louisa Co. of the other part for 16L. currnat money 125 a. Goochland Co. and is part of 2 patents, one being granted Charles Lynch on 8  Aug 1735 and other being granted to Daniel Desoin on 10 Jan 1735 and now in the actual possess of Anthony Pouncy of Brunswick. Adjoining: Lynch's and Desoins corner, Desoins side line, crossing Carrall Creek, other side line of Desoin, Charles Lynchs line, Robert Addam's land. Witnesses: Mathew/Matthew Graves, Nathaniel Winston, Charles Moormen.
25 Jun 1747 Reverand William Stith, Clerk 2470a. Albemarle Co. on the north side of the the Fluvanna, on both sides Ballengers and Totier Creek, commonly known by the name of Rock Field (1650a formerly granted to William Stith by patent of 10 Jun 1740 and 420a formerly granted to William Stith by patent of 12 Feab 1742/3 400a never before granted). Adjoining: John Lewis's corner pine, Lewis's corner white oak, N. Fork of Ballengers Creek, Totier Creek, Thomas Stones corner pine, Mr. Stiths line.
30 Jan 1741/42 James Tulley 400a Goochland Co. on both sides of Totier Creek. Adjoining: John Lewis's corner pine, Totier Creek.
28 Aug 1746 Joseph Anthony 2042a. Goochland Co. on both sides of Bisket Run. Adjoining: pine in Charles Hudsons line, saplins in Daniel Jones's line, his own lines, Patrick Nolands corner pointers.
30 Jan 1741/42 John Lewis 400a Goochland Co. on the branches of Totier Creek. Adjoining: William Harris's corner pointers in Major Bolling's line, his own lines.
30 Jan 1741/42 John Lewis 400 a. Goochland Co. on both sides of Totier Creek.
30 Jul 1742 Thomas Meriwether 950a Goochland Co. on both sides of the North Fork of Totier Creek. Adjoining: Robert Jones's corner pine, Bollings Clark's line, Charles Lynch's line, John Scotts corner pine, John Lewis's corner pointers in Scott's line, thence on Lewis's line, Robert Jone's line.
30 Jun 1743 Jacob Morris 437a Goochland Co. Adjoining: Thomas Golbies corner pointers, Revd. William Stith's line, Thomas Goldbies line.
25 Nov 1743 John Lewis 425a Goochland Co. Adjoining: Thomas Stones corner pointers in Thomas Goldsbies line, pointers on Thomas Stones line.
25 Nov 1743 John Lewis 380a Goochland Co. Adjoining: John Scotts line, Micajah Clark's line, John Scotts line.
30 Jun 1760 Nicholas Davies 25000a Albemarle Co. on both sides of the Fluvanna River wherein is contained 11 Islands: 1 near the mouth of Johns Creek 3 near the mouth of Salt Creek commonly known by the name of Salt Creek Island I near the mouth of Vineyard Creek 1 opposite to the mouth of Lawrence's Creek,1 opposite to the Mouth of
Hunting Creek called Rawleys Island 1 between the Mouth of Rawleys Creek and Battery Creek 1 called Piney Island 1 near the Mouth of Cold Camp Creek and the other opposite to the Mouth of Wide Mouth Creek. 2773a part thereof was heretofore Granted unto the sd Nicholas Davies by several Patents bearing date: 3 of 16 Jun 1744--1 for 154a, 1 for 245a, and 1 for154a 3 of 15 Dec1749-- 1 for 291a, another 142a and the other 117a 2 of 5 March 1747/48, 1 for 235a And the other for 167a another dated 12 Mar1747 for 203a and the other 2 of 1 Mar 1743/44, 1 for 432a and the other for 633a, and 22,227a the Residue never before Granted. Adjoining: Reverand William Stiths corner, Joshua Frys and Companys line, his own line, John Anthony's line, S River, Rawleys Island, Otter Creek, Mouth of Hunting Creek, mouth of Tuckahoe Creek, John Davis's line, Isham Davis's line, William Mills line, Peter Bays line, George Braxton and Companys line, George Carringtons and Mayos line, Richard Burks line, Robert Davis's corner, mouth of Cabbin Creek.
30 Aug 1744 Charles Heard 225a Goochland Co. on the branches of Hardware River. Adjoining: Mildred Meriwethers corner, Howard Cashes line, own land.
25 Nov 1743 Elizabeth Lewis 400a Goochland Co. Adjoining: Thomas Stone's corner pine, Reverend William Stiths line, John Lewis's corner pointers, Thomas Stone's line.
1 August 1745, ref VPB 23 p1023-1025, to Thomas Williamson, 400a Goochland County on both sides of the North Branch of Ivy Creek. At a white Oak in the County line corner to Robert Lewis Gentleman running Thence on the County line S65E 487P Crossing a run Pointers Thence New lines S52W 188P Crossing the N Branch of Ivy Creek a pine N81W 158P Pointers in Robert Lewis's line Thence on his line N25W 355P Crossing the N Branch of Ivy Creek to the first Station
1 Aug 1745 Robert Jones 200a Goochland Co. on both sides of Totier Creek.
28 Aug 1746 Hugh Dobbin Junior 390a Goochland Co. in North Garden. Adjoining: Robert Lewis's line, Dobbins's cornfield, William Taylors corner.
28 August 1746, ref VPB 24 p405, William Shaw, 304a Goochland County on the branches of Ivey Creek. At Robert Lewis's Corner black Oak running thence on New Lines N70W 84P Pointers N27W 97P a Pine S82W 114P at 26 a branch in all Pointers S20W 30P a Pine S25E 56P a Shrubby white Oak S47E 54P a Pine Saplin S30E 113P Chesnut Oak S60E 168P a Stake in Charles Hudsons Line thence on the same N55E 99P Lewis's Corner Locust Saplin thence on his Line N35W 170P to the first Station.
28 Aug 1746 Mildred Meriwether Daughter of Nicholas Meriwether Junior Deceased 1600a Goochland Co. in the South Garden on both sides of the South Branch of Hardware River. Adjoining: Abraham Venables, Robert Davis.
25 Sep 1746 Walter Leek 150a Albemarle Co. on the branches of Hardway River. Adjoining: Thomas Fitzpatricks corner, Mildred Meriwethers line.
12 Jan 1746/47William Branham 176a Goochland Co. in the North Garden. Adjoining: Thomas Evans's corner, Robert Lewis's line, Thomas Evan's line.
12 Jan 1746/47 Walter Leek junr. 226a Albemarle Co. on the branches of Hardway River. Adjoining: Thomas Fitzpatricks line, William Fitzpatricks line.
12 Jan 1746/47 Walter Leek junr. 194a Albemarle Co. on the branches of Mechums River. Adjoining: none.
Whereas by one Patent bearing date the 12th January 1746 there was Granted unto Walter Leek Junior 194 Acres Albemarle County on the Branches of Mechums River And whereas the sd Walter Leek Junior hath failed to pay Quit Rents and to make Cultivation & Improvement and Walter Leek Senr hath made humble Suit & obtained a grant for the same. Adjoining: none
12 Jan 1746/47 Arthur Donalley 300a Albemarle Co. on both sides of the south fork of Totier Creek. Adjoining: Bolling Clarks corner, Mr. Stith's line.
12 Jan 1746/47 Arthur Donalley 150a Albemarle Co. on the branches of Totier. Adjoining: Bolling Clarks corner, Thomas Meriwethers line.
12 Jan 1746/47 Thomas Fitzpatrick 497a Albemarle Co. on the branches of Hardway. Adjoining: none.
12 Jan 1746 William Lee 245a Albemarle Co on the branches of Hardway River. Adjoining: Mildred Meriwethers line, Thomas Fitzpatricks corner.
12 Jan 1746/47 p429-431 Samuel Spencer 400a Goochland Co. on both forks of Swans Creek. Adjoining: William Mays's line.
12 Jan 1746/47 Thomas Ogilsby 200a Goochland Co on the N Fork of Totier Creek. Adjoining: Arthur Donalleys corner pine, Ambrose Joshua Smiths line, Totier Creek.
12 Jan 1746/47 Thomas Fitzpatrick 335a Goochland Co. on both sides the north fork of Hardware River. Adjoining: Mildred Meriwethers corner, Robert Lewis's line, Howard Cashes corner.
12 Jan 1746/47 p467-469 Joseph Fitzpatrick 400a Goochland Co. on both sides of the south Branch of the north fork of Hardware River. Adjoining: Mildred Meriwethers corner pointers, hickory of Robert Lewis, north fork of Hardware River, hickory in Meriwethers line.
10 August 1759, p407-408, John Leek 300a Whereas by one Patent under the Seal of this our Colony & Dominion of Virginia bearing date the 12th Day of January 1746 there was Granted unto John Johns One Certain Tract or Parcel of Land containing 300a lying & being in the County of Goochland now Albemarle on both Sides the South fork of Rock Fish River and bounded as followeth Which sd Tract or Parcel of Land was granted on Condition of Paying our Quitrents and Cultivating & Improving as in the said Patent is expressed, And Whereas the sd John Johns hath filed to pay such Quit Rents and to make Such Cultivation & Improvement and John Leek hath made humble Suit to our Lieutenant & Commander in chief of our said Colony & Dominion & hath obtained a Grant for the same. Adjoining: none.
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