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Virginia ss To the honble William Gooch Esq'r his Majesty's Lieut Governor in Council The humble petition of Thomas Jones - Sheweth That one Thomas Carr did fformerly petition the Governor and Council for leave to take up about Six thousand acres of Land lying upon Golden Creek on the South Side of the Northanna River taking both sides of Golden Creek Including [Ducking?] hole and so up the River Crossing hickory Creek in Hanover County and did obtain an order for the same and afterwards caused the same to be surveyed but hath ffailed to return the said survey to the Secretarys office with Rights within the time limitted by the orders of Government Wherefore he humbly praise that he may have a grant of the said Land being ready to putt in Rights for the Same. And shall pray &c