Petition of Benjamin Harrison, 1727 Oct. 19.
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To The Hon'ble The Governor in Council Benjamin Harrison humbly prays That he may have liberty to take up one thousand acres of land joining on his old patented tract on the south side of Nottoway River in Surry County being barrens, and to have an inclusive patent for that, his old Tract and three other Tracks lately surveyed adjoining thereto, one consisting of four hundred & seventy, one of three hundred and fourty and one of two thousand & ninety And he shall pray &ca.