Petition of John Cosby and Charles Barrett, 1727 Oct. 21.
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Virginia Ss To the honble William Gooch Esq'r Lt. Gov'r and Comd'r in Chief of this Dominion In Council John Cosby & Charles Barrett Pray That no patent may issue on a Land Survey for Eight Hundred Acres of Land lying on the South fork of the Little River in the County of Hanover now on another Survey for four hundred acres of Land lying on the North fork of the said Little River (both lately made for Benjamin Brown of the said County) until your Pet'rs be heard upon their Right to the said land before yr Hon'r in Council And yr Pet'rs shall pray et