Norfolk County, Virginia Genealogy Trails

Land Patents
Book 15


(Source: Magazine of Virginia Geneatogy . Published by the Virginia Historical Society. Contriubted by Barb. Z.)
The following abbreviations are used in this series:

a: acres
g: granted
ptd: patented
afsd: aforesaid
g. by p.: granted by patent
par: parish
bet: between
L: land

R: river
Br: branch
N: north
Rd: road
c: corner
NL: new land
S: south

Co: county
OL: old land
sd: said
cr: creek
p: patent; page
Sw: swamp
E: east
W: west
Manuscript paging is given in parentheses within the patent abstracts, indicating the point where a patent is continued to another page.

EDMUND CREEKMORE. 800a. OL. NL. Norfolk Co.. S. side of the North West River. Part of a p. for 1.920a formerly g. to Edmund Crcckmorc. Roger Hodges & John Creekmore & held to be 600a but has recently been surveyed & found to be 800a. 27 Sep 1734.

JAMES CREEKMORE. 800a. OL, NL, Norfolk Co., S. side of the North West River, (p.302) This L. was held to be 600a as part of a p. of 1.920a g. to Edmund Creekmore. Roger Hodges & John Crcckmorc. bui recently surveyed and found to be 800a. 27 Sep 1734.

FRANCIS HOGGIS. 200a. NL. Norfolk Co.. S side of Northwest River. 3 Oct 1734.

WILLIAM IVY. gent. 36a. NL. in Norfolk Co.. N. side Tanner's Cr. 6 Apr. 1734.

DAVID McCLANAHAN. 100a. NL. Norfolk Co. on the S. side of his plantation. 27 Sep 1734.

GEORGE NEWTON. Gent.. 20a. NL. Norfolk Co.. on his own L. & the Green Sea. (p.301) 27 Sep 1734.

THOMAS SCOTT, 200a. Lapsed L. By p. dated 1 June 1655 in the name of John Green. 200a on W. br. Elizabeth R.. Norfolk Co.. at the Miles End of his own L.; the sd. Green by his will devised the L. to John Windfield who devised the same to Susanna his dau. who since intermarried with Richard Deal. & the sd. John Green & John Windfield in their lifetimes, and the sd. Richard Deal & Susanna his wife having failed to scat and plant, the sd. tract is now confirmed to Thomas Scott. 17 Aug. 1733.

WILLIS WILSON. Gent.. 204a, NL. Norfolk Co. called Cypress Sw. on the S. br. of Elizabeth R. 21 Aug 1734.


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