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From: "MaryAnn Tyre" <>
Subject: [DMU] help with understanding deed.
Date: Tue, 9 Oct 2007 18:17:51 -0400
I am looking for help understanding the first part of this deed.
"On July 7, 1763 purchases 400 acres of land. Transcription of the Land
> Grant: Type: patent, Reference: Patent Book 35 Pages 286-287, date July
> 1763, to John Langford, in consideration of 40 Shillings. re 400 acres
???? Lunenburg County on the branches of the great Creek loc 15005 28602
> P255, (Point A) at his own old Corner white Oak !thence new lines N65W 86P
> to ln n65w; 86p; (Point B) a pine S38W 540P to ln s38w; 540p; (Point C) a
> white Oak S40E 152P to ln s40e; 152p; (Point D) pointers in Stephen
> line !thence along his lines N55E 15P to ln n55e; 15p; Stephen Jones
> E) pointers S80E 32P to ln s80e; 32p; (Point F) pointers in Rottenberry's
> line !thence along his lines N10E 270P to ln n10e; 270p; (Point G) a red
> S80E 100P to ln s80e; 100p; (Point H) a poplar on a branch !thence along
> own line N27E 248P to the first Station lc n27e; 248p; his own line ."
Lankford, Sterling and related families