Abstracts of Virginia Land Patents and Grants 1623-1800
by Nell Marion Nugent
p174 JOHN SLAUGHTER, 50 acs. Nansimund Co., Nov. 3, 1647, Page 134. On the N. side of Nansimund, bet. his own & land of Robert Rockholes. Trans, of 1 pers.*
PETER RIGBY, 450 acs. in Milford Haven, beg. at Rigby Point, running S. S. W. parallel to Lilleys Cr. Aug. 16, 1642, Page 811. Due by assignment from John Story & Thomas Jolly of their right of land for trans, of 9 pers.: John Harper, Tho. & Christopher Adkin, Robert Hopkins, James Winders, John Pollard, Geo. Packman, John Batho, Eliz. Starr.
EPAPHRODITUS LAWSON, 1,400 acs. Up. Norf. Co., Feb. 15, 1642, Page 822. Upon New Towne haven River, running N. W. by a bay side called Mount Lawson, adj. More Fontleroy & near John Lewin. 450 acs. by assignment from Bartholomew Hoskins, Admr. of John Bridges, 300 by 2 former patents, & 650 for trans, of: Epaphroditus Lawson, William Lawson, Lettice Lawson, Jon. Palmer, Abraham Moone, Robert Arden, Neale Fee, Jon. Cricklock, Neale Billahea, Rowland Lawson, Wm. Harper, Peter Taylor.
p196 SAME. 1,000 acs. lyeing about 10 mi. up on the N. side of Rappa. Riv., adj. land of John Slaughter. 22 May 1650, p. 236. Trans, of 20 pers.*
p181 Mr. Charles Sparrow, 750 Acs., Chas. City Co., p. 168. Lyeing on W. side of Chipoaks Cr., N.E. by E. on Martins Brandon & Hackers Cr., S. E. upon Chipoakes Cr. S. W. on the Cross Cr. which separateth the land now set out for Samuell Williams & the 750 acs. By assignment from Nicholas Perry, 30 Sept. 1645.