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Release of Indenture, Roger Gregory and Mildred Gregory to Augustine Washington, 1726 May 17

 Item — Box: 88 OVERSIZE, Folder: 1726.05.17
Identifier: A-373

Scope and Contents

A.D.S. " ... in Consideration of the Sum of One Hundred and Eighty pounds Stirling Money of Great Britain ... All that certain Tract or Parcel of Land Situate Lying and Being in the Parish of Overwharton [Stafford] [now Fairfax] County ... Being by Estimation Two Thousand and Five hundred Acres a Moiettie or half of Five Hundred Acres formerly Lay'd out for Collo. Nicholas Spencer and Capt. Lawrence Washington ..."Signed by Mildred and Roger Gregory and witnessed by William Aylett Jr., John Washington, and Lawrence Butler. Endorsed on reverse by George Washington. Below the indenture in another hand is a memorandum of "The Corse of Spencer Land and Mine ..." with boundaries given. Laminated, two red seals, watermark.


  • 1726 May 17


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From the Collection: 22.25 Linear Feet

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