David Griffith Land Grant
Scope and Contents
Land grant 1743 March 30, for 400 acres of land in Goochland County, Va. issued to David Griffith. Condition of patent: for every 50 acres of land, Griffith is to pay one shilling yearly and also cultivate and improve 3 acres out of every 50 acres within 3 years. Signed by Lieutenant Governor William Gooch.
- Creation: 1743 March 30
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Updated by Anne Johnson in 2011.
- Guide to the David Griffith Land Grant
- Finding Aid Authors: Ellen Strong.
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- The collection description/finding aid is written in English