A Guide to the Beverley Randolph Land Grant to Amos Potts, 1787 June 21 Land Grant, Beverley Randolph to Amos Potts MS 1977.5 1X

A Guide to the Beverley Randolph Land Grant to Amos Potts, 1787 June 21

A Collection in the
Colonial Williamsburg Foundation`s
John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library
Manuscript Number MS 1977.5 1X


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Repository
John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Manuscript Number
MS 1977.5 1X
Title
Beverley Randolph Land Grant to Amos Potts 1787 June 21
Physical Characteristics
1 item.
Creator
Randolph, Beverley, 1754-1797
Location
On site.
Language
English
Abstract

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Collection is open to research.

Use Restrictions

There are no restrictions.

Preferred Citation

Beverley Randolph Land Grant to Amos Potts, Manuscript #MS 1977.5 1X, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation.

Acquisition Information

Gift, 1977

Historical Information

Beverley Randolph (September 11, 1755– February 1797) was an American politician from Virginia. He served as governor of Virginia from 1788 to 1791.

Scope and Content

Lieutenant-governor Randolph (acting for Governor Edmund Randolph) grants Potts twenty acres of land in Botetourt County, Va. Signed by John Harvie, Re{gister} L{and} O{ffice}. Printed form with manuscript insertions. Bears seal of Virginia.

Arrangement

1 item.

Index Terms

    Persons:

  • Harvie, John, 1742-1807
  • Potts, Amos
  • Randolph, Beverley, 1754-1797
  • Corporate Names:

  • Virginia. Land Office
  • Subjects:

  • Governors-Virginia
  • Land grants-Virginia-Botetourt County-History-18th century
  • Seals (Numismatics)-Virginia
  • Geographical Names:

  • Botetourt County (Va.)-History-18th century

Significant Persons Associated With the Collection

  • Harvie, John, 1742-1807
  • Potts, Amos
  • Randolph, Beverley, 1754-1797

Significant Places Associated With the Collection

  • Botetourt County (Va.)-History-18th century