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Misc. PRINCE WILLIAM Co. VA Land Record Abstracts #02.

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Misc. PRINCE WILLIAM Co. VA Land Record Abstracts #02.

gracie (View posts)
Posted: 21 Aug 2002 6:08PM GMT
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Misc. PRINCE WILLIAM Co. VA Land Record Abstracts #02.

Abstracted from images of the Grants and Surveys Books (The books
contain handwritten copies of the original documents). Where a survey
is available, information from the survey and grant is combined, and
the location of the survey or plat is noted.

Library of VA Digital Collections.
http://www.lva.lib.va.us
VA Land Office Patents & Grants: Archives Indexes.
http://199.111.106.8/collections/cc_archive.html
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"Whereas Major JOHN CHAMPE, of the County of King George did set
forth to my Office that he conceived there might be surplus Land
Contained within the known Bounds of a certain Deed granted unto
Mr. JOHN SAVAGE for One thousand & forty five Acres bearing date
the 15th day of January 1724 which said tract of Land the sd.
SAVAGE Sold unto the sd. CHAMPE who having presented a Survey
thereof pursuant to a warrant directed to Mr. THOMAS DAVIES whereby
it appeared that there was One hundred & Eighty four acres surplus
Land & desiring to have my Deed to include the whole ..."
Area: 1229 acres in Prince William Co VA, "... Beginning at three
white oaks standing Triangular on the So: side of Winters Branch &
Extending thence ... to a white oak on the So: side of the sd.
Branch ... crossing the sd. Branch ... cross'd Winters middle branch
... Winters upper branch, thence up the sd. branch ... Poplar corner
to ROGER DAY & standing in a fork of Winters middle branch, thence
down the sd. branch & binding therewith ... white oak corner to the
sd. DAY on the North side of the sd. branch ..."
Land Grant 19 Jul 1743.
VA Northern Neck Grants F, p. 113. [Original survey exists.]
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JOHN GREGG of Prince William Co VA.
SURVEY by JOHN WARNER.
Area: 191 acres in Prince William Co VA, on the west side of the
Long Branch of Occoquan and on the Broad Run Road, joining
GEORGE BYRN, HENRY HALLEY, and HENRY NORMAN.
Land Grant 23 Jul 1742.
VA Northern Neck Grants E, p. 479.
Plat: Northern Neck Grants E, p. 474.
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GEORGE BYRNE of Prince William Co VA.
SURVEY by JAMES THOMAS the Younger.
Area: 196 acres in Prince William Co VA, beginning on a small
branch falling into the North Main Branch of Powell's Run,
joining the heirs of WILLIAM BROWNE dec'd, WILLIAM BLAND,
and WILLIAM BARKER.
Land Grant 05 Apr 1740.
VA Northern Neck Grants E, p. 150.
Plat: Northern Neck Grants E, p. 148.
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GEORGE BYRN of Prince William Co VA.
SURVEY by JOHN WARNER.
Area: 210 acres in Prince William Co VA, on the south side
of Occoquan on the French Branch, on the northwest side of
the Cabbin Branch, and on the east side of the Long Branch
of Occoquan, joining WILLIAM SPILTER, FRANCIS JACKSON,
HENRY HOLLIS, HENRY NORMAN, and HENRY FILKINS.
Land Grant 10 Dec 1740.
VA Northern Neck Grants E, p. 222.
Plat: Northern Neck Grants E, p.217.
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GEORGE BYRN of Prince William Co VA.
SURVEY by THOMAS DAVIES.
Area: 116 acres in Prince William Co VA, joining FRANCIS
JACKSON, HENRY FILKINS.
Land Grant 10 Dec 1740.
VA Northern Neck Grants E, p. 223.
Plat: Northern Neck Grants E. p. 221.
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GEORGE BYRN of Prince William Co VA.
SURVEY by THOMAS DAVIES.
Area: 547 acres in Prince William Co VA, on branches of the
south side of Occoquan, beginning by the head of a small branch
of Lick Branch of Occoquan, joining WILLIAM BLAND, THORN, the
orphans of WILLIAM BROWN, and WILLIAM CHAMP.
Land Grant 04 Sep 1741.
VA Northern Neck Grants E, p. 324.
Plat: Northern Neck Grants E, p. 321.
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WILLIAM WALKER, JOHN SHORT, & WILLIAM SCOTT.
SURVEY by GEORGE BYRN.
Area: 568 acres in Prince William Co VA.
Land Grant 02 Aug 1742.
VA Northern Neck Grants E, p. 492.
Plat: VA Northern Neck Grants E, p. 257.
NOTE: The names of the grantees are on the Library of Virginia's
digital index card, but blank spaces were left for them by the
copier of the grant. The index card also notes: "That this grant
was never issued is unlikely because it is not filled in." The
grant is dated 02 Aug 1742, and name of surveyor, GEORGE BYRN,
is given. The text of the grant reads, in part: "... do Give
Grant and confirm unto [blank] of the County of Stafford a certain
Tract ... Scituate in Prince William County and is bounded as by
a Survey thereof made by GEORGE BYRN Pursuant to a Warrant to him
directed ... Beginning at three white Oaks standing on Hunger run
side corner to another tract of WALKER SHORT SCOTT [sic] and
Extending thence down the Run the severall meanders ... [details
of distances as the line follows the stream] ... to a Red oak
standing near the Run side in severall Rocks ... to a line thought
to be the line of WILLIAM POWELL ... Red oak Saplin in a Poyson
field ... to the corner of WALKER SHORT & SCOTT [sic] ... to the
beginning". A note on the plat reads "Last Survey by GEO BYRN".
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GEORGE BYRN of Prince William Co VA.
SURVEY by JOHN WARNER.
Area: 300 acres in Prince William Co VA, on Powell's Run, joining
GREGG, CHILTON, GEORGE ENO (now LEONARD BARKER), and WALKER.
Land Grant 29 Oct 1742.
VA Northern Neck Grants E, p. 514.
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GEORGE BYRN.
SURVEY by JOHN WARNER.
Area: 130 acres in Prince William Co VA, joining said BYRN's tract
of 116 acres, ALEXANDER SCURLOCK, WILLIAM THORN, and THOMAS RENOE.
Land Grant 16 Dec 1742.
VA Northern Neck Grants F, p. 54.
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GEORGE BYRN of Prince William Co VA.
SURVEY by JOHN GRANT.
Area: 210 acres in Prince William Co VA, on a branch of Little
River called by some a branch of Hunger Run, joining EDWARD
FEAGAN, MARY BEVAN, and land surveyed for SCOTT, WALKER,
and SHORT.
Land Grant 14 Dec 1743.
VA Northern Neck Grants F, p. 145.
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"Whereas Mr: GEORGE BYRNE of the County of P:William has
represented that there is a certain Tract of Land lying and
being on the No: side of broad Run in the said County, being
part of a larger Tract granted to CLEMENT CHEVALL and LEWIS
RENO sold and convey'd to WILLIAM SPILLER who sold and conveyed
the same to Mr: HENRY PARRY decased [sic] without leaving any
known Heirs or making legal Disposition thereof, And having a
Warrant out of my Office to Survey the Same, And no Person
appearing to Claim the said Land or object to the said GEORGE
BYRNE having a Deed for the same, except Mr: JOHN ELLIOTT of
the County of Westmoreland, who upon a full hearing was adjudged
insufficient to object to the said Land being granted as
Escheatable to the said Petitioner".
SURVEY by G. WASHINGTON.
Area: 140 acres in Prince William Co VA, on the north side
of Broad Run below the mouth of Kettell Run, joining the
widow BARTON.
Land Grant 07 Sep 1750.
VA Northern Neck Grants F, p. 335.
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SAMUEL BYRN of Prince William Co VA.
Consideration of One Pound Ten Shillings Sterling paid by
SAMUEL BYRN into the Treasury of the Commonwealth.
SURVEY 20 Nov 1778 by J. MOFFETT for SAMUEL BYRN of Prince
William Co VA. Chain Carriers: JNO MURDOCK, JAMES HEYS.
Area: 275 acres in Prince William Co VA, on the south side
of a small branch, joining ASHMORE, SAMUEL JACKSON, FARROW,
BERRYMAN, and the land of DAVIS and HARRISON.
Land Grant 05 Apr 1791.
VA Northern Neck Grants V, p. 90-91.
VA Northern Neck Surveys 3, p. 204-205.
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SAMUEL BYRNE/BYRN.
By virtue of a Warrant issued from the late Lord Proprietor's
Office of the Northern Neck, and in consideration of the Ancient
Composition of Ten Shillings Sterling paid by SAMUEL BYRNE into
the Treasury of the Commonwealth.
SURVEY 04 Sep 1774 by JNO MOFFETT for SAMUEL BYRN, per warrant
granted to ASA REEVES of Prince William County and by him
assigned to SAMUEL BYRN of said county. Chain Carriers: JOHN
MURDOCK and THOMAS FARE.
Area: 100 acres in Prince William Co VA, on the fork between
Bull Run and Occoquan/Occaquan, beginning on the north side
of REEVES's Mill Branch, joining said ASA REEVES, BLAND, Major
JEREMIAH MURDOCK, and JOHN REEVES.
Land Grant 05 Apr 1791.
VA Northern Neck Grants V, p. 88-89.
VA Northern Neck Surveys 3, p. 204.
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SAMUEL BYRNE/BYRNS/BYRN.
SURVEY by CORNELIUS KINCHELOE for SAMUEL BYRN per entry made
12 Nov 1787 for 250 acres of ungranted land on the waters of
Quantico Run in Prince William Co VA, under a Land Office
Treasury Warrant No. 15496 granted to ALEXANDER HENDERSON Esqr.
for 637 acres of land, satisfied for 204½ acres in Fairfax
County, and then assigned for the remainder to the said SAMUEL
BYRN dated the 15th day of April 1783.
Area: 150 acres in Prince William Co VA, beginning on the north
side of a small branch being a corner to WILLIAM LYNN and the
heirs of JOHN MURRAY/MURRY deceased, and joining NORMAN, LUKE
CAMRON/CANNON, WILLIAM RIDLEY deceased, to the fork of the roads
leading to BUTTOR's Ford on Cedar Run and BLAND's/BLAN's Ford on
Ocoquan/Occaquan, and along WILLIAM LYNN's lines to the beginning.
Land Grant 01 Jun 1792.
VA Northern Neck Grants V, p. 603-604.
VA Northern Neck Surveys 3, p. 78.
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