A Guide to the Land Grant, 1795 April 30 Land Grant MS 2000.88 1X

A Guide to the Land Grant, 1795 April 30

A Collection in the
Colonial Williamsburg Foundation`s
John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library
Manuscript Number MS 2000.88 1X


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Repository
John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Manuscript Number
MS 2000.88 1X
Title
Land Grant 1795 April 30
Physical Characteristics
1 item.
Creator
Virginia. Governor (1794-1796 : Brooke)
Location
On site.
Language
English
Abstract

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Collection is open to research.

Use Restrictions

There are no restrictions.

Preferred Citation

Land Grant, Manuscript #MS 2000.88 1X, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation.

Acquisition Information

Source unknown

Biographical/Historical Information

Robert Brooke (died 27 February 1800) served as governor of Virginia from 1794 to 1796.

Scope and Content

Governor Brooke grants Mellon 230 acres of land in Botetourt County, Va. Signed by W{illia}m Price, Re{gister} L{and} Off{ice}. Printed form with manuscript insertions. Bears seal of Virginia.

Arrangement

1 item.

Index Terms

    Persons:

  • Brooke, Robert
  • Mellon, James
  • Price, William
  • 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

  • Brooke, Robert
  • Mellon, James
  • Price, William

Significant Places Associated With the Collection

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