Petition of Joseph Cabell and others, 1769 Dec. 27.
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to the right honble Norborne Baron de Botetourt his Majetsy's servant & Governor General of Virginia & Vice Admiral of the same, & the Honble the Council thereof. The petition of Joseph Cabell, Joseph Cabell Junr., Nicholas Cabell, William Hegginson, William Horsley, Robt.Horsley, John Horsley, Wm. Hopkins, Jas Hopkins, Saml Banks, Cornelius Thomas, John Thomas, Jeffery Thomas, Jesse Allen, Saml Allen, Jas Thomas, Jas Thomas Junr., Henry Hopson, Samuel Hopson, John Hughs, Joseph Hornsby, Edward Harris, John Harris, Thos Harris, John Davies, John Warberton, Benjn Warberton, Cary Withinson, Emanl Taylor, Joseph Turner, Wm Cabell Jun, Samuel Jorden Cabell, Wm Cabell minor, Sander Cabell, Hecter Cabell, John Cabell, John Cabell Junr, George Cabell, Frederick Cabell, Hugh Innes, Robert Innes, Harry Innes, James Innes,Jas Buchanan, Favaner Beal, Abraham Hite, Isaac Hite the younger, Abraham Hite Junr, Joseph Hite, Thos Harman, BenjmHains, Joseph Hains, Ebernezer Severns, Philip Ross, Felix Seymour, Isaac Hite, Isaac hite Junr, John McDonel, Abal Randle, Garret Van Meter, humbly sheweth that his MajestiesTitle to the lands situate on the East side of the River Ohio having lately been recognized by the six nations of Indians. Your petitioners humbly pray that they may have leave to take up & survey sixty thousand acres of land to begin at the Falls of Cumberland River & to extend the said River for compliment in one or more surveys & your petitioners will pray.